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Life of Richard Trevithick, with an Account of his Inventions Life and Labours of Mr. Brassey, 1805–1870 Railways or no Railways; or, The Battle of the Gauges Renewed

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THESE three works are directly concerned with railways, though each of them deals with a different aspect of the many-sided subject. It would be out of place in these columns to review in detail each of the publications; they may, however, suggest a few thoughts not inappropriate to the columns of a scientific periodical.

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