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1 ALLEN, Richard Sanders (comp.). Old North Country Bridges, Upstate New York: An Album of Historic Spans of Wood, Iron, and Wire in Northern New York State.
Utica, N.Y.: North Country Books, 1983. 0932052282 / 9780932052285 
4to. 110 pp. Photos and illustrations (including title), index. Reddish-brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket spine sunned with a little wear. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0932052282 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 ALLEN, Richard Sanders. Covered Bridges of the Middle West.
Brattleboro: Stephen Greene Press, 1970. 0828901058 / 9780828901055 
28 cm. 152 pp. Frontis., illus., index. Gilt-stamped green cloth, dust jacket; bumped gutter and corner, jacket rubbed. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0828901058 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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3 ALLEN, Richard Sanders. Covered Bridges of the Northeast.
Brattleboro: The Stephen Greene Press, 1957. 0828901058 / 9780828901055 
28 cm. 121 pp. Illus., index. Black-stamped red cloth, dust jacket; jacket verso stained, edges worn. Burndy bookplate. Presentation inscription by author. Ephemera inserted: 2 photographs of bridges. Very good. ISBN: 0828901058 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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4 ALLEN, Richard Sanders. Covered Bridges of the South.
New York: Bonanza Books, (1970). 0517128470 / 9780517128473 
Sm. 4to. 56 pp. Illus., index. Brown-stamped tan board, dust jacket; jacket slightly torn at spine head. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0517128470 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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5 BECKETT, Derrick. Brunel’s Britain.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, [nd, circa 1980]. 
8vo. 222 pp. Illus., index. Gilt-stamped brown cloth, dust jacket. Burndy bookplate. Near Fine. ISBN: 0715319739 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 BECKETT, Derrick. Stephensons’ Britain.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, (1984). 0715382691 / 9780715382691 
8vo. 239 pp. Frontis., illus., bibliography, index. Gilt-stamped black cloth; dust jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0715382691 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 BRIGGS, Asa. Iron Bridge to Crystal Palace; Impact and Images of the Industrial Revolution.
(London): Thames and Hudson, (1979). 0500271550 / 9780500271551 
8vo. 208 pp. Frontis., 238 illus., 20 in color), index. Pictorial printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0500271550 
Price: 4.00 USD
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8 CONGDON, Herbert Wheaton. The Covered Bridge; an Old American Landmark Whose Romance, Stability, and Craftsmanship are Typified by the Structures Remaining in Vermont.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. 
Color frontis., illus., index. Gilt and blind stamped cranberry cloth; faded spine, inner free endpapers a bit foxed. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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9 CROAD, Stephen; Peter FOWLER (general editor). London’s Bridges.
London: Her Majesty’s Stationary Office, (1983). 0117012017 / 9780117012011 
Series: National Monuments Record Photographic Archives. 25 cm. vi-[72] pp. Profusely illus., index. Pictorial printed wrappers; slightly nicked head. Burndy bookplate, ink ownership from John James to Victor Darnell. Fine. ISBN: 0117012017 
Price: 5.00 USD
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10 EDWARDS, Llewellyn Nathaniel. A Record of History and Evolution of Early American Bridges.
Orono: University Press, 1959. 
8vo. xii, 204 pp. Portrait frontis., 54 illus. on 36 pp. of plates. Gilt-stamped textured navy cloth; rubbed. Burndy bookplate, pencil and ink note with signature. Very good. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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11 GIES, Joseph. Bridges and Men. With Drawings by Jane Orth Ware.
Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, (1963). 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xv, 343 pp. Plates, illustrations, index. Quarter gray cloth with black cloth sides, blue and black stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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12 HOPKINS, H.J. A Span of Bridges: An Illustrated History.
New York and Washington: Praeger, (1970). 
FIRST EDITION. Tall 8vo. 288 pp. Illustrations, index. Light blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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13 HYDE, Charles K. Historic Highway Bridges of Michigan.
Detroit: Wayne State University Press, (1993). 0814324487 / 9780814324486 
Oblong 8vo. 191 pp. Frontis., illus., index. Blue printed wrappers. Fine. ISBN: 0814324487 
Price: 5.00 USD
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14 JERVOISE, E. The Ancient Bridges of Mid and Eastern England.
Westminster: The Architectural Press, 1932. 
19 cm. xi, 164 pp. Frontis., illus., index. Original black stamped red cloth; spine faded. Burndy bookplate and ink signature of D. Merriman with date; Victor C. Darnell’s copy. Very good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 JERVOISE, E. The Ancient Bridges of the North of England.
Westminster: The Architectual Press, 1931. 
8vo. xii, 146 pp. Frontis., illus., index; small marginal tear p. 17. Black-stamped blue cloth; rubbed, mild offsetting endpapers. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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16 PEIRSON, J. Gordon. The Work of the Bridge Builders.
(Oxford): Pen-in-Hand, (1948). 
Small 8vo. x, 128 pp. 27 illus. Gilt-stamped green cloth; faded spine, bumped top corners, “Printed in Great Britain” stamped title verso. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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17 PETROSKI, Henry. Engineers of Dreams; Great Bridge Builders and the Spanning of America.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. 0679439390 / 9780679439394 
8vo. 479 pp. Illus., index. Quarter burgundy gilt-stamped cloth over off-white papered boards, dust jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0679439390 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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18 PLOWDEN, David. Bridges: The spans of North America.
New York: The Viking Press; A Studio Book, 1974. 
Oblong 4to. 328 pp. Illustrations, index. Black gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jacket; jacket edges worn. Good +. First Edition. “Bridges is the culmination of six years of photography and research, in which the extensive topic--how, when, where, and by whom the most important bridges in North America have been built and what they look like--is for the first time intensively covered.” This is both a photographic record of American engineering and a travel log of American bridge culture. The author received a Guggenheim Fellowship to photograph American bridges. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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19 REIER, Sharon. The Bridges of New York.
(New York): Quadrant Press, (1977). 0915276186 / 9780915276189 
Tall 8vo. 160 pp. Photos and illustrations, glossary. Printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. ISBN: 0915276186 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 RICHARDS, J. M. The National Trust Book of Bridges.
London: Jonathan Cape, (1984). 0224021060 / 9780224021067 
8vo. x, 214 pp. Frontis., illus., index. Gilt-stamped blue cloth; dust jacket. Fine. ISBN: 0224021060 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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