European Civil Engineering 1900 Journal Illustrated Le Genie Civil weekly leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Le Genie Civil: Revue Generale Hebdomadaire des Industries Francaises et Etrangers.
Published weekly, 1900, Paris by Talansier.
Issues #960 - 985, November 3rd, 1900 - April 27th, 1901. 436 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.