8vo, rebound in library cloth, pp. vi, 116, with six copper-engraved folding plates. Ex library with usual markings. A near fine, tight copy of this early treatise on gates, an important work in the history of mechanical engineering.
Parker, Thomas N., An Essay on the Construction, Hanging, and Fastening of Gates; Exemplified in Six Quarto Plates. Second Edition; improved and enlarged., C. Whittingham, 1804