New York: Macmillan Company, 1955. First Editiion. Octavo. Item #009228
First printing. 246 pp. 17 illustrations in text., the history of steam followed by the use of gasoline engines applied to architecture; affecting labor, the need for larger land plots, and access to wider markets; a marvelous telling of how agriculture set the pace in America for the world. Bound in blue cloth lettered in gilt, backed in black cloth, spine lettering gilt, a very good copy in good pictorial dust jacket showing edge wear and rubbing to rear panel.