Philadelphia: Truman Cowperthwaite & Company, 1845. Engravings. 14th Edition. Leather. 8vo, numerous engravings, original boards, 383 pages. Good. Item #160
Attractively aged and worn leather covers with profusely illustrated charts and tables for surveying. Originally published in 1828 by surveyor John Gummere (1784-1845).
Binding tight and structurally sound, though pages and illustrations are browned though quite readable.
A useful early surveying manual that is remarkably comprehensive.