San Francisco: The Burlingame Underwriters, 1908. First Edition. Cloth. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Near Fine / No Dust Jacket as Issued. Item #009626
24mo., 90pp. A curious little book about Elmer Burlingame's road to discovering his telegraphing typewriter idea, and of the development and expansion into major facets of the business world. Illustrated with typing machines, and apparatus for relaying long distance messages. Bound in light tan cloth boards, with title in red, and teletype machines in black. Very clean and tight.