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Creator:
Tredgold, Thomas, 1788-1829.
Title(s):

A practical treatise on rail-roads and carriages : shewing the principles of estimating their strength, proportions, expense, and annual produce, and the conditions which render them effective, economical, and durable; with the theory, effect, and expense of steam carriages, stationary engines, and gas machines. Illustrated by four engravings and numerous useful tables / by Thomas Tredgold, Civil engineer, member of the Institution of Civil Engineers, &c.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Josiah Taylor, Architectural Library, 59 High Holborn, MDCCCXXV [1825]
Physical Description:
xi, [1], 184 p., IV leaves of plates (one folded) : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TF144 .T77 1825
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engravings by J. Dadley; after Thomas Tredgold.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original boards, as issued. Has ms. notes on front endpapers.
Subject Terms:
Carriage and wagon making -- Great Britain.
Carriages and carts -- Great Britain.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1825.
Railroads -- Early works to 1850.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Vehicles -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Dadley, J., engraver.
Tredgold, Thomas, 1788-1829, ill.
Taylor, J. (Josiah), publisher.
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