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The Ideals of Engineering Architecture. Fowler, Charles Evan

$40.00

Chicago / London: Gillette Publishing Company / E. & F. N. Spon, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, dark red cloth-covered boards, titles in gilt on upper board and spine, top-edge gilt, matching red endpapers; pp. [8], 295, [7] (index), illustrated throughout with hundreds of illustrations and photographic plates. Extremities rubbed, spine faded, contemporaneous gift inscription on the front free endpaper, a tear at the bottom of p. 5, else fine, overall very good or better. From the aesthetic principals of design to the practicalities of implementation, from stone, concrete, steel, cantilever, continuous, draw, and suspension bridges, to viaducts, piers, towers, abutments, retaining walls, dams, tunnel portals, and power houses. With biographical information on various important engineers, a bibliography, and an index.

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The Ideals of Engineering Architecture. . Fowler, Charles Evan

Chicago / London: Gillette Publishing Company / E. & F. N. Spon, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, dark red cloth-covered boards, titles in gilt on upper board and spine, top-edge gilt, matching red endpapers; pp. [8], 295, [7] (index), illustrated throughout with hundreds of illustrations and photographic plates. Extremities rubbed, spine faded, contemporaneous gift inscription on the front free endpaper, a tear at the bottom of p. 5, else fine, overall very good or better. From the aesthetic principals of design to the practicalities of implementation, from stone, concrete, steel, cantilever, continuous, draw, and suspension bridges, to viaducts, piers, towers, abutments, retaining walls, dams, tunnel portals, and power houses. With biographical information on various important engineers, a bibliography, and an index. 40.00

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Condition

Very Good

Date Published

1929

Publisher

Gillette Publishing Company / E. & F. N. Spon

Place Published

Chicago & London

Edition

First edition

Binding

Hardcover