08-23-2008 08-24-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2419
August 23, 2008 10:00AMCalender
468

Seventeen Titles on Edison and His Inventions

$100$100
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2419 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 23, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

Seventeen Titles on Edison and His Inventions, including Francis Arthur Jones Thomas Alva Edison, Sixty Years of an Inventor's Life, 1908; George Bryan Edison, the Man and His Work, 1926; Howell and Schroeder History of the Incandescent Lamp, 1927; Robot Conot A Steak of Luck, the Life & Legend of Thomas Alva Edison, 1979; and others.

Note: The title of Conot's work comes from a comment made by Edison in 1869, "I'll never give up for I may have a streak of luck before I die."
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Francis Arthur Jones Thomas Alva Edison, Francis Arthur Jones, George Bryan Edison, George Bryan, Howell History, Schroeder History, Edison, the Man, Thomas Alva Edison, Schroeder