London: Charles Griffin and Company, Limited, 1895. Original edition. Embossed cloth over Boards. Small octavo, pp xiv, 238, appendix (with fold-out table in excellent condition), indexed, with fold-out b/w illustration; 32-page publisher's catalog bound in. Very good; mild ex-library. Item #19574
History of cement and Portland cement in particular, including composition, manufacturing and drying processes, calcination and grinding of cement; composition of mortar, cement testing, and more. A thoroughly researched reference book, from a respected publisher.