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book #76773
Cordeaux, William
A Handbook on the Law of Traction Engines, With the Statutes Which Govern Their Use upon Highways
Printed by Shaw & Sons . . . Law Printers and Publishers, London, 1883.
Only edition of the first work (other than statutory epitomes) devoted exclusively to the law of traction engines, or "road locomotives", the self-propelled steam engines which revolutionized agriculture through displacing draught horses
Original limp green cloth, gilt-lettered, somewhat strained and marked, else a good copy; four locations in OCLC, none outside the United Kingdom
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$ 350.00

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