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Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9 x 6 inches. Brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. In dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW front is bright and clean, some darkening and foxing to rear portion. Not price clipped.) Cover clean, bump to bottom edge of rear board. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Pages all clean and tight. Else a very clean and tight copy. 211pp. 23 B&W illustrations and 4 maps. Telford, one of the greatest bridge-builder and road-maker the world has ever known (1757 - 1834). Telford’s new canals and roads were to be the arteries of the growing manufacturing towns. He is considered the “father of modern engineering”.
Title: Thomas Telford.
Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co. 1958 (1st.).:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83552
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