Television To-Day and To-Morrow.
London: Sir Isaac Pitman , 1940. Fifth edition 179 pp, 8vo. Cloth. Creasing, bowing to front board; bumping to edges; rubbing to spine ends, corners, and light sm. marks scattered on boards. Front hinge starting (repaired as possible by seller), ffep poss. missing, binding remains stable. Stamp indicating former property of "Raytheon M'F'G Co, Communications Div." to eps 4x. Soil to eps, closed tear to lower edge of half-title pg; sm. edge tear to 1 leaf + 1 plate; scattered light thumb-creasing; few scattered corner creases & soil marks. Interior generally clean & crisp. Includes 56 line illustrations, 34 black and white plates, and a fold-out map of the R.M.A. Television Service Area. With a foreword by John L. Baird, "the first to effect practical television and to inaugurate a new departure in electric technics which will have immense developments in present and future years," (quote by Sir John Ambrose Fleming, from dedication pg verso). Good Cloth (Item ID: 149659)