Benesch, Ladislaus von ~ Das Beleuchtungswesen vom Mittelalter bis zur Mitte des XIX.
Vienna Wien, Schroll, 1905
First Edition 1905 Vienna. Folio. Comprehensive history of lighting in the Ausro-Hungarian Empire from the Middle Ages through to the mid 19th Century. Comprises text booklet and loose plates, held in a half linen portfolio. The linen spine has broken and is partly lacking, but 90% retained. A complete copy with 60 collotype plates, 35 text images and 32pp text (unopened). Covers broken but readily fixable. A Scarce work.
BINDING : Hardback
INVENTORY NUMBER: 109815