We are so pleased to offer this most interesting First Edition History of the Atlantic Telegraph by Field, Henry M. with a publishing date 1866. I want to draw your attention to the second photo. If you have ever wondered ,"How did they do that?" this can help explain the answer. This is a VERY interesting book. Charles Scribner & Co., New York, 1866. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. First edition with some wear. Textured blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. There is a very cool front chart of the Atlantic seabed, N to S thru Cape de Verde. 364 pages plus list of Atlantic Telegraph Company officers, directors and offices, plus publisher's ads.
DIMENSIONS: 7 5/8" long x 5 ½" wide x 1 3/8" deep
CONDITION: good a tiny bit of wear to the binding edges no tears or rips to pages that I see. There is very light foxing to a small handful of pages, pages clean and unmarked.