The Bridge: From the Story Broadcast by Dr. J. J. C. Bradfield
22cm x 28.5cm. 16 pages, illustrations, one full-page colour. Illustrated saddle-stapled wrappers.
John Job Crew Bradfield (1867-1943) was the Australian engineer who helped to conceive of, and then supervise, the design and construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. He was involved in constructing other major Australian infrastructure projects including Sydney’s Underground Railway and Brisbane’s Story Bridge. This 1930s booklet, illustrated with numerous sepia-tone photographic illustrations and one full page colour illustration, The Great Bridge by Moonlight, by John Charles Allcot (1888-1973, tells Bradfield’s story of the creating the Bridge from figment to reality.
Minor shelf wear and soiling. Very Good Condition.
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