Text-Book of Geometrical Drawing by William Minifie

US$48.98

Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1875. D. Van Nostrand. Sixth Edition.

"Abridged from the Octabo Edition for the Use of Schools in which the Definitions and Rules of Geometry are Familiarly Explained, the Practical Problems are Arranged From the Most Simple to the More Complex and in Their Description Technicalities Are Avoided As Much As Possible; With An Introduction to Isometrical Drawing and an Essay On Linear Perspective and Shadows."

Illustrated with 48 steel plates. A very popular textbook of the time. Shelf wear. Damage to spine top and bottom, but bound soundly. Light foxing in places, but generally clean and in good condition. The author, an architect and teacher was a professor of Drawing at the Maryland Institute