London: Charles Skilton Ltd, 1960. First thus edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Near fine condition / Very good+ condition (DJ). Item #016173
viii, 240 pages of text, followed by [x] pages of advertisement. Original hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with minimal rubbing, and one tiny tear and crease; protected in archival mylar. Illustrated. This new edition contains for the first time an illustrated section of modern machinery. The text is clean and unmarked. First thus edition.