Civil Engineering in Europe 1901 French illustrated journal rare monumental bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Le Genie Civil: Revue Generale Hebdomadaire des Industries Francaises et Etrangers.
Published weekly, 1901, Paris by Talansier.
Issues #986 - 1011, May 4th, 1901 - October 26th, 1901. 433 pages. Text in French.
Monumental heavy volume with a profusion of diagrams, photographs and illustrations throughout, including at least one double page plate in every issue.
Scarce professional journal.
Period 1/4 leather binding, raised bands, gilt compartments and title lettering, marbled covers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, text block paper uniformly age toned. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Book measures: 13 1/2" H X 10 1/2" W.