Albany, NY: Riggs Printing House, 1892. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Small quarto, pp. vi, 224. Indexed, illustrated with b/w drawings. Mild ex-library. Very good; light crease on cover. Item #19334
The author drew from his own experience as a craftsman, and created this volume for those who learned on the job and might be deficient in the scientific principles and knowledge on which their craft rests. Lynch wanted this to be useful and practical information to help those become more proficient and reliable in their work. From the Old House Journal library.