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70 2520 Civil engineering Storm Buysing D J
70/2520 [Civil engineering]. Storm Buysing, D.J. Bouwkundige leercursus, ten gebruike der Koninklijke Militaire Akademie. Handleiding tot de kennis der Waterbouwkunde, voor de kadetten van den waterstaat en der genie./ Atlas van LXXVIII platen, behoorende bij de Handleiding tot de kennis der waterbouwkunde. Breda, Broese & Comp. for the Koninklijke Militaire Akademie, 1844/ 1845, 2 text vols. and 1 atlas vol., text vols.: (2),IV,408,(2); VI,510,(2)p., contemp. unif. gilt hcalf; atlas vol.: (2),6,6p. and 38; 40 double-p. lithogr. plates, contemp. cl. w. paper letterpiece, folio.

- Text vols.: bookblock loose/ upper hinge almost broken; bookplate on upper pastedown and owner's stamp on first free endpaper, otherwise contents fine. Vol. 1 frontcover loose (reattached w. sellotape), otherwise bindings worn along extremities and spine-ends sl. dam. Atlas vol.: contents fine apart from a few foxed spots and erased stamp on title-p.; hinges weak(ening). Binding rubbed.

= Complete with text and atlas, the atlas showing various designs for numerous types of (water) works, i.a. bridges, railway systems and steam locomotives, weirs, locks, dykes, canals, docks, mills and lighthouses, also providing examples of existing situations, accompanied by detailed maps and plans. Bierens de Haan 4622.

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