A Description of Rolling Carts and Waggons, As built by James Sharp, Leadenhall-Street.Rolling Carts and Waggons for Amendment & Preservation of Roads on the Plan recommended by Mr Dan Bourn, in his ingenious treatise on Wheel Carriages with some improvements on the construction as buily by James Sharp of Leadenhall Street, London. 1772.
4pp., loose including two engraved plates on one sheet, total printed area 240 x 300mm (9½ x 11¾"). Edges chipped, creased.
Seven illustrations of two wagons with wide wheels. According to the descriptive text 'the frequent use of them will render the Roads both smooth and hard'.
[Ref: 39705] £230.00