London: George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode, Printers. 1870. Pamphlet. Good. Item #015583
Pamphlet, perhaps disbound from a larger work. 5 pp., plus a large fold out illustrated diagram depicting the invention. A British letters patent for metallic vessels that would contain explosives during transport, to keep them from exploding. Invented by Felix Francois Samier and Alphonse Anthoine, both of Paris, France. GOOD condition, ex-library, with a few oval library stamps. Some browning and offsetting to the paper. Minor chipping, tearing and creasing along the extremities.
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