ROBINSON, ERIC / MUSSON, A.E.:
Title James Watt and the steam revolution. A documentary history.
Publisher Adams and Dart. 1969 1st edition.
Seller ID 71326
Size 8.5 x 10.0 inches. In beige cloth covers with gilt to light blue title label on spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; light scratches to front. Slightly creased along edges. Not price clipped). Owner’s bookplate to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 228pp. With b/w plates and 16 colour engineering drawings at back. Published to coincide with the bicentenary of Watt’s patent for the separate condenser. All his patents subsequent to 1769 were accompanied by engineer’s wash drawings which are reproduced here.
ENGINEERING ERIC ROBINSON, A.E.MUSSON, James Watt, steam revolution, documentary history, bicentenary, Watt’s patent, separate condenser, engineer, wash drawings, first edition dustwrapper