IRON: Cast & Wrought Iron in Canada from the 17th Century to the Present ( Introduction to Iron, Its Preparation, Forming, Application and Decorative properties and Uses )( Wroughtiron )( Photo Essay on The Pump House in Hamilton, Ontario )( Seventeenth )

By: Arthur, Eric and Thomas Ritchie

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----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine example in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of light tip wear and a very short closed tear on rear panel, a wee bit of foxing to endpapers, 242 pages, b&w photos, -----contents include: Technology of iron; Development of the canadian iron and steel industry; The hammer and the anvil: wrought iron; The engineer and the ironmaster: cast and rolled iron; Fences, railings and palings, grilles and gratings, hinges and hardware, handrails and stairs, doors, gates, portals and other grand entrances (Photo essay by Frederick Flatman / Photo essay - The parliament Buildings, Ottawa ); Pots and pans, trivets and tongs, cauldrons and kettles, spits and spitoons, irons and andirons, and much else; Initiative, inventiveness and daring in 19th C. architecture in iron (Photo essay - The Hamilton Pump House ); Stoves for all seasons, for heating and cooking -ornate for the opulent - modest for the majority, firebacks and fireplaces, mantels and other iron accoutrements; Iron ships and iron horrses: pioneer developers; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: IRON: Cast & Wrought Iron in Canada from the 17th Century to the Present ( Introduction to Iron, Its Preparation, Forming, Application and Decorative properties and Uses )( Wroughtiron )( Photo Essay on The Pump House in Hamilton, Ontario )( Seventeenth )

Author Name: Arthur, Eric and Thomas Ritchie

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press ( UTP ), 1982, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1982

ISBN Number: 0802024297

ISBN Number 13: 9780802024299

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161466

Keywords: Iron Decorative Arts Tools Furnishings