Éclairage Public [Public Lighting]. Société A. Durenne et du Val d'Osne.



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First and only edition. Numerous photographic illustrations. Folio. Original decorated boards, minor wear and damage to spine, but overall still a very good copy. 68pp. Paris, Societe anonyme des etablissements metallurgiques A. Durenne et du Val d'Osne, 

A beautiful company catalogue of cast iron street lights. Val d'Osne was founded in 1835 and initially they specialised in the manufacture of public fountains and statues. A. Durenne was the main competitor and they took over Val d'Osne in 1931 and they continued to successfully operate into the late 20th century, producing street lights as well as traffic lights. Rare. Only one copy in OCLC. 

Stock Code: 253362

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