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Gaslighting in America: A Pictorial Survey, 1815-1910

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Book News Annotation:

A reprint of the US Dept. of the Interior, Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service publication of 1978. Contains thorough descriptions of the lighting fixtures.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Standard reference includes 120 authentic, well-documented illustrations and detailed commentaries describing fixtures ranging from plain to elegant, among them chandeliers, gaseliers, street lamps, gas pillars, gas table lamps, much more. Indispensable resource for antique lovers, collectors, and preservationists.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-270) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486264820
Subtitle:
(a pictorial survey, 1815-1910 )
Author:
Myers, Denys Peter
Publisher:
Dover Publications, Inc.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Optics
Subject:
State
Subject:
Gas-lighting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Gas-lighting.
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 24
Publication Date:
1990
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
279 p.
Dimensions:
11.22x8.38x.69 in. 1.82 lbs.

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Product details 279 p. pages Dover Publications - English 9780486264820 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Standard reference includes 120 authentic, well-documented illustrations and detailed commentaries describing fixtures ranging from plain to elegant, among them chandeliers, gaseliers, street lamps, gas pillars, gas table lamps, much more. Indispensable resource for antique lovers, collectors, and preservationists.
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