DESCRIPTIVE NOTICE OF THE STEAM HEATING APPARATUS, PATENTED by Stephen J. Gold. American Automatic Steam Company.

DESCRIPTIVE NOTICE OF THE STEAM HEATING APPARATUS, PATENTED by Stephen J. Gold.

New Haven, [CT]: T.J. Stafford, Printer, 1855. First edition. 8vo. 22 pp. Folding plate. Lacks front cover, retains contemporary plain rear wrap. Romaine, p. 355, for an 1855 price list of this company. Includes testimonials for the system as used in a number of Connecticut buildings. Gold's device was a break through for home heating, before it the systems were too complex for use in a house, it would become the standard for fifty years. OCLC: NY Pub. Lib., Yale Univ., Veterans Admin. Med Center, Salisbury, [NC], Lloyd Lib. & Museum, Lehigh Univ. There are several other imprints with different places of publication and pagination. Item #66565

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