This is a lightly used copy of A History of Match Safes in the United States written by Audrey Sullivan, published in 1978. Softcover with 175 pages, 5 3/8 x 8 1/2 inch pages. The first 70 pages are mainly devoted to wall and table match safes, the balance covers pocket match safes. Its a well illustrated book that includes information on patents as well as copies of original match safe advertisements. The book is in excellent, virtually unused condition, no cuts or damage. There is slight discoloration on the exposed page edges and a minor price label mark on the top of the front cover. This booklet has been out of print for many years and was the first comprehensive book on the subject.