This book is Out of Print "Patented Transitional & Metallic Planes in America 1827-1927" by Roger K. Smith. Only 1 Copy Available This 1981 First Edition covers developments from the very first patented metallic planes through the beginning of the 20th Century. The chapters cover Stanley, Leonard Bailey, Stanley's competitors, patented combination planes and more. Includes type studies of Stanley planes, patent drawings and illustrations from early catalogs. Invaluable information for the antique tool collector and a superb reference for museums. Given as a gift, there is a small personal inscription inside the front cover. Excellent condition. Hard Bound. 336 pages. 11" x 9"
SKU Number: Pat. Trans & Metal by R K Smith
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