Priced and Illustrated Catalogue and Descriptive Manual of Mathematical Instruments and Materials, Drawing, Surveying and Civil Engineering.

Philadelphia: James W. Queen & Co. 924 Chewsnut Streety & No. 601 Braodway, New York, 1873.

Price: $250.00

About the item

Thirty-Third Edition. Part First. Illustrated. 158pp. Sherman & Co., Printers Seventh and Cherry. 8vop. Original purple pictorial. Very Good, small piece of upper cover, lost, removed with spine mostly perished. Signature of H.A. Bentley on upper cover. Smithsonian has 6 later catalogues but not this one.

Item #323418

James W. Queen started operations in 1853 and continues as that entity until 1925. Here under the leadreship of Samuel L. Fox, Jesse S. Cheney & William H. Walmsley, as stated on the cover.