Contains just what it says in the title; with many period illustrations, including a frontispiece illustrating Reddaway’s mills at Setun, near Moscow, as well as numerous tables of data and “A Complete Series of Tests of Camel Brand and Various other Brands of Machine Belting” conducted between 1895 and 1895. Red cloth-covered boards, gilt decoration to front board, 157 pages in all. Octavo-quarto borderline in size (248 mm high). Condition: Covers stained (ink) and worn, some rubbing to top edge, internally clean and bright. A little light foxing to the Contents page.