1861 A Treatise on Practical Mensuration in Ten Parts
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Early Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce
Early edition of A Treatise on Practical Mensuration in Ten Parts by A. Nesbit in the original publisher's cloth binding.
The twelfth new edition, enlarged and greatly improved, to which has been added a Treatise on Levelling. Illustrated by practical examples and woodcuts.
Containing the most approved methods of drawing geometrical figures, mensuration of superficies, land surveying, mensuration of solids, and more.
A. Nesbit was a master of the classical, commercial and mathematical academy of Lambeth, London.
Prize Book gifted in 1863 with prize label to the front pastedown. Prior owner's ink inscription to the verso of the title page. No dust wrapper present.
In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. There is some bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. The spine is slightly worn. The front hinge is strained. Prize label to the front pastedown. Prior owner's ink inscription to the verso of the title page. Internally, firmly bound. The pages are bright and clean with some occasional spotting throughout.
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