New York: D Van Nostrand, 1921.
First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #10285
Library stamps/marks/labels/slip, both hinges started, toned, cock, wear. Still serviceable and solid hardcover.; Printed in Great Britain. 134 figures. "96" pencilled below printer's name on last page. Written by one of the most important American engineers of the early twentieth-century, near the end of his career at Stanford, and influenced by his work on pipe lines for San Francisco and Los Angeles water works. An uncommon First Edition of this significant work on the design of pipe lines that was the "bible" of a generation of engineers. ; The Glasgow Text Books Of Civil Engineering; Ex-Library; xvi, 271 pages.