66 2962 Architecture Tieleman van der Horst/ Poley J
66/2962 [Architecture]. Tieleman van der Horst/ Poley, J. Theatrum machinarum universale; of keurige verzameling van verscheide grote en zeer fraaie waterwerken, schutsluizen, waterkeringen, ophaal- en draaibruggen. Amst., P. Schenk en Zoon/ P. Schenk, 1736/ 1737, 2 parts in 1 vol., (6),14; (4),12p., title-vignette, double-p. dedication, 55 fold./ double-p. engr. plates (numb. 1-25/ 1-24 and 1-6), contemp. hcalf w. mor. letterpiece, large folio.

- As usual without the separate textvol. and without the textleaf to the final 6 plates. Binding worn along extremities; foot of spine dam. Very fine copy.

= The finest Dutch book on the construction of bridges and sluices. The final 6 plates concern "De nieuwe duyker sluys tot Lutje Schardam, of anders genaamt den Horn". Bierens de Haan 4836. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXVII.

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