The Plumber and Sanitary Houses by S. Stevens Hellyer, 1900
The Plumber and Sanitary Houses; A Practical Treatise on the PRINCIPLES of Internal Plumbing Work, or the Best means for effectually excluding NOXIOUS GASES from our Houses, by S. Stevens Hellyer, 1900.
Published by B. T. Batsford, London, 1900, Sixth edition.
A good dark green cloth hardback with embossed gilt cover design. Some marks and stains to cover and binding a bit cocked. Text itself is actually very good - some age spotting to extremities, but nice and clean throughout.
A very comprehensive volume of its time, well illustrated and with fold-out plates. A real detailed insight into Victorian plumbing.
xxx + 489pp + 2pp ads (plus plates).
253mm high x 175mm wide x 41mm deep.
Weight approximately 1.4kg unpacked.