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Quadruple-Screw Turbine-Driven Cunard Liner ‘Aquitania’

Aquitania
London, “Engineering”, 1914

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constructed and engined by Messrs. John Brown and Co.Ltd., Sheffield and Clydebank

 London, “Engineering”, 1914.

folio [36x27cm].  ppviii 84 + 13 large double-page plates.  numerous text plans and photographs.  

good clean condition, recased into the original dark blue hardback cloth binding, with new end-papers and spine. a bit of wear to corners.  

the very scarce original “Engineering” publication, celebrating the building of the great Cunard liner launched at Clydebank in April 1913. the wealth of illustrations include many tremendous photographs of the ship under construction.