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Category: All Categories: Technical and Engineering: Telephony
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1.

Traffic Department: Toll Operating Instructions. Outward Operators' Text Book #172
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Publisher: American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) 1922.
Condition: Good-. Hardcover. American Telephone and Telegraph Company Manual from 1922. Quarter Leather - single leather bound edge with cloth hardcover boards, pin binding, book in hardcover binding, approx. 8.5" x 11", heavily worn edges, faded covers, yellowing pages, chips to page edges, brittle pages, some biopredation to pages, ink and pencil writings throughout, tightly bound, no known missing pages.

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2.

The Birth and Babyhood of the Telephone

Publisher: Bell System 1969.
27 pages, b/w illustrations, square 8vo; pictorial front. Includes reprint of Thomas A. Watson's address before the 3rd annual convention of Telephone Pioneers of America, Chicago, October 17, 1913. Very good condition, light crease rear cover, light wear Paperback

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3.
Albert, Arthur Lemuel.  
FUNDAMENTALS OF TELEPHONY

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York 1943.
Hardcover, 8vo, black textured cloth stamped in gilt. 374 pp., illustrated with B&W diagrams and photos. VG with one cover tip slightly exposed, very lightly rubbed at head and heel of spine. Technical 389 First Edition, Third Impression Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Technical

Appr.: | AUD 16.04 CAD 16.48 EUR 10.87 GBP 8.93 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 150.00 

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4.
American Telephone and Telegraph Company, Illustrated by: B&W Photos, Tables, Diagrams, Fold-out  
PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRICITY APPLIED TO TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH WORK

Publisher: American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1953.
Bright green cloth over boards, titles stamped in black. 354 pages, illustrated with photos, diagrams, fold-out. Prepared as a training course for "Employees of the Long Lines Department, " AT&T. Covers basics and Ohm's law, D.C. networks, magnets and magnetic circuits, direct and alternating currents, telephone and telegraph apparatus and circuits, transmission principles, vacuum tubes, long distance systems, and more at a pivotal point in the development of communications systems. Very clean internally, tight in the binding, with slight wear to corner tips and spine ends. Later Edition No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Training Course Text

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5.
Ault, Phil  
Wires West: The Story of the Talking Wires

Publisher: Dodd, Mead New York 1974.
176 pages, numerous b/w illustrations, acknowledgments and bibliography, index; 8vo, red cloth. Near fine, faint spotting top edge; dust jacket good, spine end torn, small scuff front, light wear. Story of the early years of the telegrapgh stretching across the Great Plains to California Hard Cover

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6.
Barnard, Charles  
Telegraph of Today, the : Disbound Article from Harper's Magazine, 1881, on Invention of First Fax Machine (To-Day, Facsimile Telegraph)
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Publisher: Harper's Magazine Press; N. Y. : 1881.
Very Good+ Softcover 15 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Disbound, removed from bound volume, 15 pages numbered 705-719, with 2 tables and 12 b/w figures and line diagrams. Quite technical. ; Fascinating article describing invention of what is now called a fax, but was then called a facsimile telegraph or autographic telegraph, and similar inventions, including perforating apparatus invented by Thomas Alva Edison. ; Pages a bit yellowed from age. Left edge shows tiny holes from original binding. A touch of foxing. No other defects. Scan shows illustration of text and image that was actually faxed in 1881.

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7.
Boettinger, H. M. Illustrator: Illustrated by Richard A. Steinberg  
THE TELEPHONE BOOK

Publisher: Riverwood Publishers Ltd. Croton-on-hudson, NY 1977.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover Photographs; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 189 pages; 19208TK

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8.
Brooks, John  
Telephone: The First Hundred Years

Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers New York 1976.
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 9th Edition, Revised Hardcover 369 Brown cloth boards. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Gilt lettering on the spine is bright and shiny. Pages are clean, white and crisp. Photographs included to help illustrate. DJ - has light wrinkling on the head and tail o f the spine. Also, light rubbing along the outside edges of the spine, the rear cover and on the face of the rear cover. Light chipping on lower corners. Very faint edgewear. Brodart wrapped.

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9.
Cromwe;;. Joseph H.  
The C&P Story, Service in Action
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Publisher: Self Published, 1981.
VG+ softback. Cover with a little spine and corner wear, some marks. binding tight. End papers and pp are Near fine, look unused. 8vo, 242 pp with index plus 65 pp of appendices.

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10.
International Correspondence Schools  
Telephone and Telegraph Engineers' Handbook
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Publisher: International Textbook Co., Scranton, 1908.
Good hardback, no DJ as issued. Cover with edge and spine wear. Inside back cover cracked. Tight binding. End papers discolored. Pps are VG, slightly tanned. 16 mo, 398 pps with index, diagrams, tables plus 16 pgs of publications. 1st edition, 10th impression

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11.
J. S. Fleming  
The Propagation of Electric Currents in Telephone and Telegraph Conductors
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Publisher: D. Van Nostand Co., NY, 1911.
G+ cloth hardback, gilt lettering on spine. Some spine and corner wear. Binding tight. Owner's name inscribed on end papers with date and price ($3.00). Sticker from publisher affixed. Also name and information on another book inscribed on second page. Pps slightly tanned on edges. 9 x5 ", 316 pps with many illustrations and formulae, index and appendix, plus list of books on Electric Science.

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12.
New England Telephone and Telegraph Company  
May1 1907. Western Section

Publisher: Boston, New England Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1907.
232, 28A p., 22.5 cm. Telephone directory for Masssachusetts west of Boston, New Hampshire, Vermont a century ago. NS. Stock# 39,750. Poor, well worn, with tears.

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13.
Page, Arthur W.  
The Bell Telephone System

Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York and London 1941.
Blue cloth hardcover with gold-stamped spine titles and AT&T Bell System logo in gold on front. 248 pages, indexed. A book about the Bell System that attempts to give "some insight into its philosophy and practics and something of its problems and achievements." Clean, tight, unmarked. TECHNICAL 5256 First Edition No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Technical

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14.
Richard A. Thompson  
Telephone Switching Systems

Publisher: Artech House Publishers 2000-06.
Condition: Good+. Hardcover. ISBN: 1580530885. Purple and green glossy illustrated boards, no jacket issued, approx. 7" x 10", 859 pages, heavy, over sized, additional shipping charges may apply for priority/overseas orders, light rub wear to covers, bagged for protection.

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15.
Watson, Thomas A.  
The Birth and Babyhood of the Telephone

Publisher: American Telephone and Telegraph 1937.
47 pages, 2 maps, b/w illustrations, statistics, 12mo, brown wraps, pictorial covers. Address delivered before the 3rd Annual Convention of Telephone Pioneers of America in Chicago, October 17, 1913. Very good, light cover soil, wear, name Paperback Stapled Booklet

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16.
Western Union Telegraph Company  
A Digest Of Telegraph Cases And Cases Affecting Telegraph CompaniesReported During The Year 1922

Publisher: Western Union Telegraph Company Law Department NY 1922.
Fair with no dust jacket Hardcover Hinging, endpapers and green cloth boards insect-biopredated. Previous owner's company and signature on front pastedown. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 117 pages; 21287-tc

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17.
Western Union Telegraph Company  
A Digest Of Telegraph Cases And Cases Affecting Telegraph CompaniesReported During The Year 1918

Publisher: Western Union Telegraph Company Law Department NY 1918.
Fair with no dust jacket Hardcover Gutters cracked, endpapers and green cloth boards insect-biopredated. Previous owner's company and signature on front pastedown. Gilt title still legible; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 173 pages; 21288-tc

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18.
Western Union Telegraph Company  
A Digest Of Telegraph Cases And Cases Affecting Telegraph CompaniesReported During The Year 1929

Publisher: Western Union Telegraph Company Law Department NY 1929.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Green cloth boards a little insect-biopredated. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Gilt title still legible; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 73 pages; 21289-tc

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19.
Western Union Telegraph Company  
A Digest Of Telegraph Cases And Cases Affecting Telegraph CompaniesReported During The Year 1931

Publisher: Western Union Telegraph Company Law Department NY 1931.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Green cloth boards a little insect-biopredated. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Gilt title still bright ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 70 pages; 21290-tc

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20.
Western Union Telegraph Company  
A Digest Of Telegraph Cases And Cases Affecting Telegraph CompaniesReported During The Year 1934-35

Publisher: Western Union Telegraph Company Law Department NY 1935.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Arranged by State Green cloth boards a little insect-biopredated. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Gilt title on front board still bright, faded on spine ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 91 pages; 21291-tc

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