THE BOOK OF ENGLISH TRADES, and Library of the Useful Arts. With seventy engravings. A new edition enlarged, with 500 questions for the exercise of students.
London: Richard Phillips and Co, 1821. iv, iv [actually only 2 pages], 454, 18 pages. Illustrated with 73 plates of trades, and 12 other engraved plates mostly of mechanical apparatus. Contemporary full sheep gilt. Binding: 18.1 x 10.8 cm. Binding expertly restored; else a very good, clean copy. Many of the trade plates are re-worked variation of the engravings from the Tabart edition of The Book of Trades, first published in three volumes in 1804. See Moon, Benjamin Tabart's Juvenile Library, pages 155-159.
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