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Construction of Parallel Wire Cables for Suspension Bridges


Published by John A. Roeblings Sons Company, Trenton, New Jersey, 1925
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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First edition. Quarto. Slightly oversized stiff wrappers, charcoal gray decorated in black and gilt, lettered in gilt. Some wear along edges. Photo plate 13/14 has a piece aprox 1/2" x 2 " missing from the bottom, otherwise interior clean. Many photographs taken during the construction of the Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge. Roebling was the premier construction wire producer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries; most famously, they were the engineers of the Brooklyn Bridge and were still leaders in the field when they provided the cable for the George Washington Bridge in 1931-32. Bookseller Inventory # 270598

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Title: Construction of Parallel Wire Cables for ...

Publisher: John A. Roeblings Sons Company, Trenton, New Jersey

Publication Date: 1925

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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