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A treatise on the improvement of canal navigation : exhibiting the numerous advantages to be derived from small canals and boats of two to five feet wide, containing from two to five tons burthen : with a description of the machinery for facilitating conveyance by water through the most mountainous countries, independent of locks and aqueducts : including observations on the great importance of water communications, with thoughts on and designs for aqueducts and bridges of iron and wood : illustrated with seventeen plates Preview this item
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A treatise on the improvement of canal navigation : exhibiting the numerous advantages to be derived from small canals and boats of two to five feet wide, containing from two to five tons burthen : with a description of the machinery for facilitating conveyance by water through the most mountainous countries, independent of locks and aqueducts : including observations on the great importance of water communications, with thoughts on and designs for aqueducts and bridges of iron and wood : illustrated with seventeen plates

Author: Robert Fulton; I. and J. Taylor's Architectural Library (London, England),
Publisher: London [England] : Published by I. & J. Taylor at the Architectural Library, High Holborn, 1796.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Engravings
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Fulton; I. and J. Taylor's Architectural Library (London, England),
OCLC Number: 795693
Notes: Signatures: a-b⁴ B-T⁴.
Plates drawn and engraved by Robert Fulton.
Description: xvi, 144 p., 17 leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 28 cm (4to)
Responsibility: by R. Fulton, civil engineer.

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