Lives of the Engineers, with an Account of Their Principal Works; comprising also a History of Inland Communication in Britain.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1861
Description: 3 vols. Frontispiece & 4 other plates; 265 text illustrations and maps. Large 8vo, 1/2 crimson ,morocco, ,marbled boards. London: John Murray, 1861-62. First Edition.
Comments: Biographies of Brindley, Smeaton, Rennie, Telford, and George Stephenson; "standard contributions to English biographical literature." DNB 1901-11 III 324.Edition: First
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 213787