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Seventeen Titles on Edison and His Inventions

Auction:
2419
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$100$100

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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, Schroeder History, Howell History, Edison, the Man, Thomas Alva Edison, Schroeder, Edison, Incandescent light bulb, Thomas Edison