A Treatise on Roads; wherein The Principles on Which Roads should be made are explained and illustrated by the plans, specifications, and contracts made use of by Thomas Telford on the Holyhead Road

By: Parnell, Sir Henry

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Book Condition: Very Good


hardback, 2nd edition, octavo, brown half-calf with marbled paper boards, ruled gilt, title in gilt on red morocco to spine, raised bands with compartments richly gilt, all edges and endpapers marbled. Lightly rubbed to leading corners of boards, faded to gilt date at foot of spine else a very good tightly bound copy, bookplate of two previous owners, foxing to the pre-lims and to the eight b&w folding plates at the rear, the binding is tight, the text free of markings, xii + 465 pp

Title: A Treatise on Roads; wherein The Principles on Which Roads should be made are explained and illustrated by the plans, specifications, and contracts made use of by Thomas Telford on the Holyhead Road

Author Name: Parnell, Sir Henry

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Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: Longmans, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans: 1838

Binding: hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 242311

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