Item #10179 Locks and Lockmaking (Pitman's Common Commodities and Industries). Francis J. Butter, George Hayter Chubb, Foreword.

Locks and Lockmaking (Pitman's Common Commodities and Industries)

London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., 1926.

Hardcover. 7 1/4" X 5". xi, 135pp. Bound in green cloth over board with spine and front cover stamped in black. Mild wear to boards wtih rubbing, toning, and bumps to covers, corners, and edges. Slight lean to spine. Dust-spotting to edges of text block. Light foxing to endpapers. Previous owner's name in ink to front flyleaf. A small spot of soiling to bottom edge of text block and to bottom edges of last several pages. A couple instances of penciled notation at margins. Binding is sound. With 32 black-and-white photographs and figures throughout, and 3 advertisements for locks and front paste-down and front and back of front free endpaper. An overall solid copy of this 1926 work on locks and lockmaking. Some chapter titles include Warded Locks, Old Locks and Keys, Four Famous Locks, House Door Locks and Padlocks, Locks Without Keys, and more. Good. Item #10179

Price: $65.00