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Thomas Telford the life story of a great engineer by Laurence Meynell

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Published by Bodley Head in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Laurence Meynell ; illustrated by Donald Forster.
SeriesMen of the modern age series -- no.8
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15510072M

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