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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


A Pocket Guide to Superstitions of the British Isles., ROUD, STEVE:
A Pocket Guide to Superstitions of the British Isles.

In Search of Myths and Heroes. Accompanies the Television Series., WOOD, MICHAEL:
In Search of Myths and Heroes. Accompanies the Television Series.

Historic Britain. Britainís Heritage of Famous Places and People Through the Ages., FISHER, GRAHAM (ed):
Historic Britain. Britainís Heritage of Famous Places and People Through the Ages.

XPD.

A Ring for Luck., PUDNEY, JOHN:
A Ring for Luck.

Slay-Ride. SIGNED COPY., FRANCIS, DICK:
Slay-Ride. SIGNED COPY.

The New Naturalists. (The New Naturalist No. 82)., MARREN, PETER:
The New Naturalists. (The New Naturalist No. 82).

Captain’s Boyton’s Voyage Across The Channel., London illustrated News Engraving
Captain’s Boyton’s Voyage Across The Channel.

 


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