Lives of the Engineers, with an Account of Their Principal Works; comprising also a History of Inland Communication in Britain.

London: Murray, 1861. First. hardcover. 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. near fine.

Biographies of Brindley, Smeaton, Rennie, Telford, and George Stephenson; "standard contributions to English biographical literature." DNB 1901-11 III 324.

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