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Bridge-building : being the author's original work, published in 1847, with an appendix containing corrections, additions & explanations suggested by subsequent experience, to which is annexed an original article on the doctrine of central forces / by S. Whipple.

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Personal Author: Whipple, Squire, 1804-1888.
Publisher: Albany, N.Y. : [s.n.].
Date: 1869
Description: 1 v. (various pagings), 9 leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Note: Consists of the author's "A work on bridge-building: consisting of two essays, the one elementary and general, the other giving original plans and practical details for iron and wooden bridges" Utica, N.Y. : H.H. Curtis, 1847, plus supplementary text, Notes in correction and explanation of the original text, and Central forces. Issued on a subscription basis by the author. Cf. initial p. iii. Issued on a subscription basis by the author. Includes errata list. Initial sequence i-iv in facsimile.
Subject: Bridges, Truss--Design and construction; Bridges, Iron and steel--Design and construction; Wooden bridges--Design and construction; Bridges, Truss--United States; Bridges, Iron and steel--United States; Wooden bridges--United States; Bridges, Truss--Great Britain; Bridges, Iron and steel--Great Britain; Wooden bridges--Great Britain.

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