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The Romance of Modern Engineering. Containing interesting descriptions in Non-Technical Language of the Nile Dam, The Panama Canal, The Tower Bridge, The Brooklyn Bridge, The Trans-Siberian Railway, The Niagara Falls Power Co., Bermuda Floating Dock, etc., etc.; New Edition, Revised and Brought up to Date by T.W.Corbin. With many Illustrations., WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD:

Author Name    WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD:

Title   The Romance of Modern Engineering. Containing interesting descriptions in Non-Technical Language of the Nile Dam, The Panama Canal, The Tower Bridge, The Brooklyn Bridge, The Trans-Siberian Railway, The Niagara Falls Power Co., Bermuda Floating Dock, etc., etc.; New Edition, Revised and Brought up to Date by T.W.Corbin. With many Illustrations.

Publisher    Seeley, Service & Co. 1921.

Seller ID   71135

Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In illustrated dark grey covers with gilt crane to spine and elaborate red and white decor. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Prize bookplkate to front endpaper, dated 1922. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 377pp. 16pp cat. With 19 b/w photographs. The author describes some of the major engineering acheivements of his time.

ENGINEERING ARCHIBALD WILLIAMS, Romance, Modern Engineering, Non-Technical Language, Nile Dam, Panama Canal, Tower Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge, Trans-Siberian Railway, Niagara Falls Power Co., Bermuda Floating Dock, photographs, New Edition, Revised,

Price = 14.00 GBP


The Piddle Valley Book of Country Life. Flower drawings by E.Bairstow, & C.Pike., PIKE, MURIEL.(ed):
The Piddle Valley Book of Country Life. Flower drawings by E.Bairstow, & C.Pike.

Derbyshire. The Buildings of England., PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:
Derbyshire. The Buildings of England.

from Nineveh to New York. The strange story of the Assyrian Reliefs in the Metropolitan Museum and the Hidden Masterpiece at Canford School. With contributions by Judith McKenzie and Stephanie Dalley., RUSSELL, JOHN MALCOLM:
from Nineveh to New York. The strange story of the Assyrian Reliefs in the Metropolitan Museum and the Hidden Masterpiece at Canford School. With contributions by Judith McKenzie and Stephanie Dalley.

The Reluctant Major. Signed copy., ATKINS, DAVID:
The Reluctant Major. Signed copy.

Weymouth at War. Ron Hill’s story of the vessel ‘My Girl’., HILL, RON:
Weymouth at War. Ron Hill’s story of the vessel ‘My Girl’.

The Secret of Crete. A controversial account of archaeological detection. Translated from the German by Richard Winston., WUNDERLICH, Professor HANS GEORG:
The Secret of Crete. A controversial account of archaeological detection. Translated from the German by Richard Winston.

The Army of Robert E.Lee., KATCHER, PHILIP:
The Army of Robert E.Lee.

Madmen of the Atlantic. Translated by Oliver Coburn. Illustrated by Jacques Roubille., MERRIEN, JEAN:
Madmen of the Atlantic. Translated by Oliver Coburn. Illustrated by Jacques Roubille.

 


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