Foto des Verkäufers
London, 1898-1904 (reprint N.Y., ). 4 vols. 246, 343, 330, 226 pp. Illustr. & maps. Hardcovers. Volume I: Handstones, slave & cattle mills. II: Watermills & Windmills. III: Feudal laws and customs. IV: Some feudal mills. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: History of corn milling.
Buchbeschreibung Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1899. Zustand: Good. 1899. 343 pages. No dust jacket. Vol. II. Teal cloth with gilt lettering. Bright pages with light tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Cracked hinge and guttering with exposed netting. Binding remains firm. Occasional finger marking to page edges, with a few small nicks to text block edges. Moderate tanning along spine and board edges. Mild rub wear to surfaces and edges with crushing to spine ends and minor bumps to corners. Water drop on front board. Artikel-Nr. 1534274845DPB
Buchbeschreibung Simpkin, Marshall and Company/Edward Howell, London, 1898. Hardcover. Zustand: Good. First Edition. Volume One (only) of a Four Volume set. 246 pages. Numerous black and white illustrations. "We have long been impressed by the scantiness of the bibliography of corn milling; and had felt it strange that in this literary age - while, on the one hand, there should be extant various valuable milling works of a technical character, and an excellent milling press - yet that, on the other hand, there should be available no published history, however crude, of the origin and progress of this ancient and important industry." - from Preface. Gilt lettering upon spine and front board. Binding and hinges intact. Average wear. Unmarked. Small bookseller stamp inside front board. Sound copy. Artikel-Nr. 756A5162