Item #20931 Robert Fulton and the Submarine (In Dustjacket). Wm. Barclay Parsons.

Robert Fulton and the Submarine (In Dustjacket)

New York: Columbia University Press, 1922. Cloth. A very presentable copy of the 1922 1st edition, including the fragile printed dustjacket. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, VG- to VG dustjacket, with light chipping along the flap-folds, mild creasing at the edges and tape discreetly --and neatly-- applied to the top-edges along the inside of the dustjacket as reinforcement. Octavo, 21 full-page illustrations complementing Parsosns' text. "The first complete account of Fulton's invention of a submarine, and his practical use both of a screw and a horizontal propellor for forward and vertical motion" (from the dustjacket). Near Fine / Very Good. Item #20931

Price: $75.00

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