Universal Dictionary of Weights and Measures, Ancient and Modern; reduced to the Standards of the United States of America
by Alexander, J. H.
Baltimore: Wm. Minifie and Co, 1850. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good. First Edition. viii, 158, [2 ads] pp., 6-1/4" x 9-1/2 inches. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titling. Worn at extremities (boards worn through at corners). Ex-library Peabody Essex Library (properly withdrawn). Previous owner name (Francis Peabody) on front flyleaf. Stain from old paper on title page. Otherwise bright and clean internally, a sound copy. Sticker mark on front flyleaf. Cloth. Table of weights and measures of the world with English equivalents. Very useful reference.
(Inventory #: 24631)
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