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A treatise on building in water :in two parts. Part I. Particularly relative to the repair and re-building of Essex-Bridge, Dublin, ... Part II. Concerning an attempt to contrive and introduce quick and cheap methods, ... : principally addressed and peculiarly adapted to young and unexperienced readers : illustrated with sixty-three copper-plates /by George Semple.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Semple, George, 1700?-1782?
Publication
Dublin : Printed for the Author by J.A. Husband
Date
M.DCC.LXXVI [1776]
Description
157 p., 63 leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 27 cm.
Notes
Bookplate reads "Alexander Parris, Architect, Boston", and includes handwritten inscription "to C. Hastings."
Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr., September 9, 2008.
Includes stamp of Scituate Historical Society.
Signature on upper right corner of t.p. reads "Alex Parris."
GUSN
225824
Call Number
Rare TG320.S4 1776
Descriptive terms
Bridges Foundations and piers
Cofferdams.

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