Here for sale is a fantastic set of three volumes of the Wonders of Engineering by Archibald Williams. Published in 1909 and in great condition for age. Lovely burgundy cloth boards to front and back with embossed wreath and gilt title. Over 1,500 black and white illustrations, and 20 colour plates in each volume. Inscription to front page. A stunning set of books perfect for any collector or as a gift. 


Scuffing to corners and spine. Tight binding. Shows signs of wear and tear as it is old and has been used, but only adds to its character. Great decorative item which would look fantastic in any home or business interior.

Please look at photos closely as they form part of the item description.


22 cm width, 25 cm depth, 28 cm height

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Antique 1909 Engineering Wonders of the World Archibald Williams 3 Volumes


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