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A Memoir of the Construction, Cost, and Capacity of the Croton Aqueduct, Compiled From Official Documents: Together with an Account of the Civic Celebration of the Fourteenth October, 1842, On Occasion of the Completion of the Great Work: Preceded by A Preliminary Essay on Ancient and Modern Aqueducts
Charles King, New York 1843 - 4to. viii, 308pp. Frontis steel engraving of the Aqueduct. Period custom leather binding with the name Washington Smith ESQ gilt stamped center front cover. Dark Moroccan leather binding with gilt lined borders, ornate floral and bird gilt stamped designs on front and rear boards. 4 raised bands, gilt stamped designs and title on spine. All gilt edges. Leather joints split on lower front board and rear upper board. Light scattered rubs to leather. [Attributes: First Edition]
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