The steam engine familiarly explained and illustrated with an historical sketch of its invention and progressive improvement; its applications to navigation and railways; with plain axioms for railway speculators. by Dionysius Lardner

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StatementBy the Rev. Dionysius Lardner. With additions and notes, by James Renwick. Illustrated by engravings and woodcuts.
ContributionsRenwick, James, 1790?-1863.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ464 .L33 1849
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Pagination324 p.
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL178711M
LC Control Numbera 25000038
OCLC/WorldCa5213191

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