Pure and Constant: The Life and Legacy of Thomas Hawksley, 1807-1893
Place Published: Suffolk, UK
Publisher: Arima Publishing
Date Published: 2008
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 43619
143pp. Quarto [30 cm] Striated black paper over boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Very good plus condition, with marginal wear at the spine ends and corners of the covers. In a very good dust jacket, with mild surface rubbing.
A book published in honor of the Bicentenary of Thomas Hawksley, the Victorian engineer and architect, whose greatest contribution was the provision of pure water to homes and businesses, piped directly to the tap and available at all times.