A Text Book of Geometrical Drawing, For The Use of Mechanics And Schools In Which The Definitions And Rules Of Geometry Are Familiarly Explained, The Practical Problems Are Arranged From The Most Simple To the more Complex, And In Their Description Technicalities Are Avoid As Much As Possible. William Minifie.

A Text Book of Geometrical Drawing, For The Use of Mechanics And Schools In Which The Definitions And Rules Of Geometry Are Familiarly Explained, The Practical Problems Are Arranged From The Most Simple To the more Complex, And In Their Description Technicalities Are Avoid As Much As Possible

New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1865. Sixth edition. Hardcover. 157 pages 27 x 17.5 cm. Fifty-six steel engraved plates. A monumentally popular manual and the author's first work which went through countless editions. This edition with additional material -- "An Introduction to Isometrical Drawing, And An Essay On Linear Perspective And Shadows." The author, an architect and teacher was a professor of Drawing at the Maryland Institute. HITCHCOCK 788, for the Seventh edition, this edition not noted. Tight copy, light scattered toning, generally clean. Orig. brown publisher's cloth decorated in blind. Very good. Item #49

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