New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1905. First edition, first thousand. Cloth over Boards. Small octavo, pp. vi, 266, indexed, illustrated with b/w drawings. Wiley's publication catalog (pp. 16) bound in. Signed by a previous owner on the front endpaper. Very good; cover soiled. Item #19634
This book is a literal translation of the German edition published in 1902, and the appendix includes two wholly new chapters, one addressing criticisms of the German edition, and the other describing developments in the aluminum industry in the United States. The text discusses processes for the production of aluminum, and methods of working and uses of aluminum and its alloys.