Bericht ueber die XIV Versammlung Deutscher Architekten und Ingenieure, abgehalten am 30, 31 August, 1 und 2 September 1864 zu Wien.

Wien, Verlag des Oesterr.Ingenieur- und Architekten-Vereines 1865.

Reference: 01169
Price: £145 [convert currency]

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4to. xxxii + (2) + 256pp, 25 litho plates (mostly folding). Contemp cloth. 19th century library stamps on title leaf covered by later strips of paper.

The published proceedings of the fourteenth annual conference of German architects and engineers, held at Vienna in 1865. It prints texts of the papers read, details of each day’s programme, a catalogue of the concurrent exhibition of architectural drawings, a complete list of the participants, and so on. Speakers included the distinguished Viennese architects Heinrich Ferstel and Theophilos Hansen, as well as a number of well-known bridge and railway engineers, and the volume as a whole gives a good picture of the professional preoccupations of architects and engineers in Germany and in Austria-Hungary.

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