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.
Keywords: BZDB395 Mechanics' Magazine; Antiquarian & Rare; New Arrivals; 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