The Typewriter Sketchbook

The Typewriter Sketchbook

by Flavio Mantelli, Richard Milton, Peter Weil, Paul Robert
     
 

A collection of richly illustrated articles relating to the early history of the typewriter (1870-1920). With biographies of great American inventors like James B. Hammond, Frank Lambert (who also invented a water meter and talking clock) and Louis Cantelo. Pictorial chapters on the history of office work, related to 19th Century mechanization. The book provides many… See more details below

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A collection of richly illustrated articles relating to the early history of the typewriter (1870-1920). With biographies of great American inventors like James B. Hammond, Frank Lambert (who also invented a water meter and talking clock) and Louis Cantelo. Pictorial chapters on the history of office work, related to 19th Century mechanization. The book provides many hours of happy browsing and a wealth of information relating to the earliest days of the typewriter and the rise of women in the office.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781447535393
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
06/03/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
49 MB
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