A DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE
by Robert Stuart
Published by Nonsuch. 1st thus. 2007
Nearly fine condition. Modern Edition. First published in 1824, this book charts the history of the steam engine from its roots in ancient Greece to the sophistication it had achieved by the early nineteenth century. Pictorial cardwraps. Illustrations in b/w of forty-seven engines.
Stock no. 1817648
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