A new idea for the water supply of towns, and also the troops in India and the colonies : a letter addressed to the Secretary of the Royal Commission on Water Supply, explanatory of the impossibility of getting pure water from any of the various sources that have been already propounded ; and suggesting the construction of non-absorbing collecting grounds to hold and supply natural and pure water for drinking and cooking purposes only ; and also the construction of street subways to protect the water pipes from emanations of gas / by Arthur Sydney Ormsby,...

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Editeur / Publisher : London : Metchim & Son , 1867

Type : Livre / Book

Langue / Language : anglais / English

Catalogue Worldcat

Approvisionnement urbain en eau -- Colonies -- Grande-Bretagne -- Asie

Approvisionnement urbain en eau -- Inde -- 19e siècle

Inde -- 1765-1947 (Occupation britannique)

Napoléon III (empereur des Français ; 1808-1873) (Ancien possesseur / former owner)

Relation : A new idea for the water supply of towns, and also the troops in India and the colonies : a letter addressed to the Secretary of the Royal Commission on Water Supply, explanatory of the impossibility of getting pure water from any of the various sources that have been already propounded ; and suggesting the construction of non-absorbing collecting grounds to hold and supply natural and pure water for drinking and cooking purposes only ; and also the construction of street subways to protect the water pipes from emanations of gas / by Arthur Sydney Ormsby,... / 2nd ed. / Paris : Conservatoire national des arts et métiers , 2015