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Page 18 - A Practical Treatise on the Science of Land and Engineering Surveying, Levelling, Estimating Quantities, etc., with a general description of the several Instruments required for Surveying, Levelling, Plotting, etc. By HS MERRETT. Fourth edition, revised by GW USILL, Assoc. Mem. Inst. CE 41 plates, with illustrations and tables, royal 8vo, cloth, 12s.
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