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Canal and River Engineering  -  David Stevenson

£125.00

  • Canal and River Engineering  -  David Stevenson

Canal and River Engineering – David Stevenson

Stevenson, David
Edinburgh, A & C Black, 1858

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Description

a mid-19th century work on canal and river engineering, written by David Stevenson, one of the famous family of engineers

original brown cloth. ppviii 165 + advert leaf. 2 folding plans + 34 figures in the text. cloth fraying at top and foot of spine. large section of top corner torn from title-page, without loss of text. some internal marking

this is a separately published edition of the article ‘Inland Navigation’ that appeared in the 8th edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica