A History of Paper-Manufacturing in the United States, 1690-1916

By: Lyman Horace Weeks (1851-1942)

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FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 x 6 1/4 inches. xv, 352 pp. Illustrated frontispiece of the first paper-mill in the United States, black-and-white illustrations throughout including portraits of leading figures in the trade and facilities, index; text clean, un-marked. Gilt-stamped brown cloth; binding a bit shaken, heavily rubbed. MM319-058. Good. A developmental survey of paper-making that presents "in an exhaustive and comprehensive manner" the principal places and figures in the American branch of paper-making. Weeks was an American genealogist, historian, and editor who specialized in genealogical research and writing. Weeks's narrative remains a required citation in any bibliography of early American paper-making.

Title: A History of Paper-Manufacturing in the United States, 1690-1916

Author Name: Lyman Horace Weeks (1851-1942)

Categories: Paper Making,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Lockwood Trade Journal Company: 1916

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MM319-058

Keywords: A History of Paper Manufacturing in the United States 1690-1916, Lyman Horace Weeks, Paper Making