Excerpt from American PlumbingA visit to the New York Trade School would further serve to enlighten us as to what’s expected of the plumber these days. The specimens of work done and shown there, demonstrate that not only is the modern plumber compelled to be as skillful as his predecessors ever were in the main points of his craft, but he has to turn out to be familiar with applications of these details that his grandfathers never dreamed of, and should not have understood if they had.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of crucial historical work. Forgotten Books uses cutting-edge technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format while repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, is also replicated in our edition. We do, alternatively, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.