(Subject: World War I - General) IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 PREPARED BY THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL ENGINEERS. 3000 members and students served in the services during the First World War, of whom 346 lost their lives. Includes a photograph of the bronze tablet located in the Institution Building engraved with the names of the fallen. There are further details of each member and student who died, many with a photograph. Bound in blue leather, the volume is in fragile condition with the spine cover missing. Boards are marked and worn. Pages edges darkening slightly but contents very clean and unmarked. A historic volume. No publication date but believed to be c1923 (Published: 1923) (Publisher: William Clowes & Sons) (Pagination: Large format, 193pp, photographs.) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: MEMORIAL VOLUME CONTAINING A RECORD OF THOSE...
Casa editrice: William Clowes & Sons
Descrizione libro William Clowes and Sons, 1919. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. First Edition. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Folio size format, some spotting and scuffing to the blue pebbly cloth covers, black pebbly cloth-backed, with gilt border between them and sharp and distinct gilt lettering to spine, and with five raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers, and two bookplates thereat. Light foxing here and there, else a structurally sound, internally clean and unmarked copy, with several score black-and-white photographic plates, very sharp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. Codice libro della libreria 330962
Descrizione libro Prepared by the Institution of Civil Engineers. 1st Ed., 193pp., 4to, plates of war memorial, several hundred portraits. The Institution. nd (c.1920). Fine roll containing obits. of 346 members who died, most with portraits. Orig. qtr. blue morocco, VG & rare with presentation bookplate from the Institution, loosely inserted letter forwarding this copy to Mrs Langdon in memory of Lt. W.C.C. Langdon, RGA, whose obit. & portrait are contained within; together with original 1924 CWGC Register for Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, where Langdon is buried, & a book "Souvenir of the Continental Tour of Students of The Institution of Civil Engineers 16-26 July 1909" (original printed paper covd. boards, privately published, 44pp., with photos., VG) to which Langdon was a contributor. See illustrations on our website. Codice libro della libreria 56121