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The Steam Engine

Tredgold, Thomas
London, printed for J.Taylor, 1827

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Description

comprising an account of its invention and progressive improvement; with an investigation of its principles, and the proportions of its parts for efficiency and strength: detailing also its application to Navigation, Mining, Impelling Machines, etc. and the results collected in numerous tables for practical use. illustrated by twenty plates, and numerous wood cuts

by Thomas Tredgold

London, printed for J.Taylor, 1827

First Edition. 4to. ppxx 370 + advert leaf. 20 engraved plates, two double-page

some foxing to plates, otherwise a very clean copy in a modern binding – cloth spine over marbled paper boards