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The Wonder Book of Engineering Wonders edited by Harry Golding Ward Lock c1934 3rd edn 8 colour plates 300 b&w illustrations

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Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co Limited, London and Melbourne, 3rd edition revised c.1930. Hardback, 256 pages. No dustjacket. Pictorial cover with red cloth spine is in good condition commensurate with age, with a little shelfwear to edges and some bumping to spine extremities and corners. Internally the book is in decent, firm condition with tight binding and tears or inscriptions. Pages have light tanning throughout with some foxing spots here and there plus some grubby marks in one or two places. One and half inch tear at bottom of illustration facing p 32 but illustration still firmly attached. Contains 8 wonderful full page colour plates and numerous b&w and sepia photographic illustrations. Fascinating and inspiring book.

Item details

Author(s):
edited by Harry Golding
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Ward, Lock & Co Limited, London and Melbourne, 3rd edition revised c.1930.
Title:
The Wonder Book of Engineering Wonders

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Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co Limited, London and Melbourne, 3rd edition revised c.1930. Hardback, 256 pages. No dustjacket. Pictorial cover with red cloth spine is in good condition commensurate with age, with a little shelfwear to edges and some bumping to spine extremities and corners. Internally the book is in decent, firm condition with tight binding and tears or inscriptions. Pages have light tanning throughout with some foxing spots here and there plus some grubby marks in one or two places. One and half inch tear at bottom of illustration facing p 32 but illustration still firmly attached. Contains 8 wonderful full page colour plates and numerous b&w and sepia photographic illustrations. Fascinating and inspiring book.

Author(s):
edited by Harry Golding
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Ward, Lock & Co Limited, London and Melbourne, 3rd edition revised c.1930.
Title:
The Wonder Book of Engineering Wonders

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