|Statement||a reprint of the 1863 edition with additional illustrations and a new introduction by L. T. C. Rolt.|
|LC Classifications||T39 .S6 1967|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, iii-xiv, 342 p.|
|Number of Pages||342|
|LC Control Number||67114712|
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