Extract from Tijdschrift Koninklijk Instituut van Ingenieurs, 1888-1889, 151-160pp. with 5 large fold out plates numbered 16-20 depicting the construction of stoomgemaal. Stoomgemaal De Lijmers was situated in Gelderland. From the library of Prof. Dr. G.P. van de Ven. Gerard van de Ven (1941-2017) was a prominent Dutch scholar, author and professor at the Universiteit van Amsterdam. He was specialised in waterstaatsgeschiedenis (history of water management) and historical geography. He wrote many books, articles and contributed to many publications.