FINE PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD OF THE CONSTRUCTION (c.1890 - 1892)

PHILLIPS, Philip

The Forth Bridge In its various Stages of Construction and compared with the most Notable Bridges of the World. Second Edition

Published: Edinburgh: R. Grant & Son

Date: c.1890 - 1892

oblong folio (34 X 44 cms.) [12], 303pp. (most printed on one side only), 55 numbered photo plates including 7 folding to double-page, 2 photo plates of engineers, text printed in sepia inside a ruled border, title page printed in dark sepia inside an elaborate blue-green decorative border, dedication leaf incorporating a decorative panel printed in sepia, original olive green cloth, front cover with a large gilt blocked design of the bridge and lettered in black,some wear to binding mainly to at corners and edges, else generally very good.

Provenance
Decorative bookplate of Belfast's Linen Hall Library on front endpaper (with their withdrawal stamp)

£335

Offered by P & B Rowan