Turf. Three Candles Press (1941)
Book ID: 59605
Turf. Dublin: Sign of theThree Candles Ltd, 1941. Pp 15. Publisher’s stiff wrappers, woodcut illustration of Irish cottage to upper cover, with Figure drawings in text. A very good copy. Kenneth Essex Edgeworth was an was an Irish engineer, theoretical astronomer and economist. This pamphlet was produced to promote the use of turf instead of coal and gas, which were in short supply because of the war in Europe. He also describes a number of turf burning appliances, illustrated with line drawings, which he hoped to manufacture.