1824. Land Steam Conveyance, to supersede the necessity of Horses in all public places. An approximately 150 line letter by Thomas Gray, featured in a complete issue of Mechanics Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette. Issue No.51. railway promoter Thomas Gray, 1788–1848.
1824. Land Steam Conveyance, to supersede the necessity of Horses in all public places. An approximately 150 line letter by Thomas Gray, featured in a complete issue of Mechanics Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette. Issue No.51.

1824. Land Steam Conveyance, to supersede the necessity of Horses in all public places. An approximately 150 line letter by Thomas Gray, featured in a complete issue of Mechanics Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette. Issue No.51.

London: Mechanics' Magazine, 1824. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #350474

Gray was a contemporary of William James, the Stephensons and Isambard Kingdom Brunel, and can be considered through these contacts as a highly influential enthusiast for the new railway technology. Other material included in this issue regards a long review of Stuart's History of the Steam Engine, perpetual motion, devices, logarithms, and three wheeled carriages, amongst other matters. Note; this is an original article separated from the annual volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mechanics' Magazine; Antiquarian & Rare; New Arrivals; Inventory No: 350474.

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