constructed and engineered by Messrs. John Brown and Co. Ltd., Sheffield and Clydebank
London, ‘Engineering’, 1907
large format hardback [36x27cm]. 62 pages + frontispiece and 40 plates.
good clean condition in the original binding, with a little light spotting to the front cover, and mild pulling of the hinges.
the very rare original publication on the new Cunard liner ‘Lusitania’, reprinted from ‘Engineering’ magazine.
This unique copy has the gilt compliments stamp from the builders John Brown & Co.Ltd., and the heraldic book-plate of Lord Inverclyde, director of tghe Cunard Steamship company, and grandson of the company’s founder