A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines containing a clear exposition of their principles ad practice
London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans 1839
1334pp, illustrated with twelve hundred and forty engravings on wood. 8vo. Rebound with brown cloth and gilt lettering to make a sturdy copy. Huge early Victorian compendium of information about almost everything technical from printing to glass making etc. by this renowned dictionary maker. This is the first edition but the dictionary was subsequently reprinted in many editions even after the death of Ure in 1857.