Sketches of the works for the tunnel under the Thames, from Rotherhithe to Wapping
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Published by Harvey in London .
Written in English


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Statement(Anon.).
The Physical Object
Pagination14 plates with exp.lanatory text :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19234665M

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