West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, , . Hardcover. 4to. Red cloth with black lettering, pictorial dust jacket. 167pp. Extensive color illustrations, marbled endpapers. Fine/fine. Ownership initials on front pastedown. Item #47037
Handsome, super tight first edition of this heavily pictorial survey of American illumination, which moves exhaustively and thoroughly through whale oil lamps, kerosene lamps, gas burners, electric lighting, lamps and fixtures, etc., etc.