Maplewood, NJ: C.S. Hammond & Co., 1964. Hardcover. 4to. Full leatherette, gilt medallion. 207pp. Numerous illustrations. Near fine. Item #17290
First edition, the full leatherette "Classics Edition" profiling such figures as Samuel Slater, Philip E. Thomas, Charles Goodyear, Isaac Singer, Elisha Otis, Harry Wright, Harley Proctor -- and 43 others. A lovely, tight, handsome copy.