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The Conservation and Improvement of Tidal Rivers, considered principally with regard to their tidal and fluvial Powers, Calver Edward Killwick
1 The Conservation and Improvement of Tidal Rivers, considered principally with regard to their tidal and fluvial Powers
Calver Edward Killwick
JOHN WEALE

1853, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
Interesting work on the flow and improvement of tidal rivers in the UK. x+101pp, fold out coloured map of River Tyne at rear. Generally a VG clean copy, a fewpaperedges opened carelessly,one with small archival repair. Small 'Thames Conservancy' stamp to title page.Original brown cloth boards,spine nicely rebacked in brown leather/gilt. 016348 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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2 A History of Chemistry, from Neolithic Pottery to Modern Plastics
Di Meo Antonio (Editor)
Marsilio Editori
8831752782 / 9788831752787
1990, 2nd: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG-
A series of assays by various authors on the evolution of chemical thought and the development of chemical technology. 324pp, well illustrated. VG copy in edge worn dw. Heavy - please enquire for postage costs. 013381 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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From Engines To Autos, Diesel Eugen, Goldbeck Gustav & Schilderger Friedrich
3 From Engines To Autos
Diesel Eugen, Goldbeck Gustav & Schilderger Friedrich
Henry Regnery Company

1960, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
The contributions of five engineers to the development of the internal combustion engine and the motor car - Otto, Daimler, Benz, Diesel & Bosch. 302pp, illustrated. VG copy in slightly edge worn dust wrapper. 016965 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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4 Handbook of Natural Philosophy. Mechanics
Dionysius Lardner
Crosby Lockwood & Co

1877, 1st Thus: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original brown cloth with gilt titling, slight wear to corners and head of spine pulled, 489pp, a new edition edited and enlarged by Benjamin Loewy, with three hundred and seventy eight illustrations, binding slightly shaken. X013418 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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5 MODEL LOCOMOTIVE BOILERS : THEIR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION
EVANS MARTIN
MODEL & ALLIED PUBLICATIONS
0853440220 / 9780853440222
1969, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: Good+, Good
Standard work on the construction of boilers for live steam model locomotives. 144pp well illustrated. Contents clean, edges spotted., in edge worn dw 002125 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Plate-Girder Railway Bridges, Fitzmaurice Maurice
6 Plate-Girder Railway Bridges
Fitzmaurice Maurice
E & F N SPON

1895, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: Good+, 
Cklassic 19th textbook on metal girder bridges. viii+104, with 4 fold out plates. Contents generally VG, a little wear to edges of fold-out plates, front end-paper removed. Original black cloth boards. 017474 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The History of Rugby Radio Station, Hancock Malcolm
7 The History of Rugby Radio Station
Hancock Malcolm
Urban & Civic PLC
1527205401 / 9781527205406
2017, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: Fine, 
Well illustrated hsitory of the Post Office Radio Station at Rugby covering both technical and human aspects. 237pp. Fine copy in card covers 016010 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 Mechanical Appliances Mechanical Movements and Novelties of Construction
Hiscox Gardner D
Archibald Constable & Co

1905, 1st UK Edition: Large 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
396pp, illustrated with numerous drawings, an Encyclopedia of Mechanical Movements etc used in the practical operation of the Arts, Manufactures, and in Engineering. Contents VG, binding slightly shaken, in original red cloth boards with noticable surface wear. X016866 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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9 Electrical Timekeeping
Hope-Jones F
NAG Press

1940, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Important work on the subject. 275pp, illustrated. Contnets clean, original red cloth boards rather faded and frayed to spine ends. 016534 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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10 Experimental Researches in Steam Engineering
Isherwood B F
William Hamilton

1863, 1st: 4to, Half-Leather: VG, 
2 volume set published in 1863/5. Details of experiments and studies undertaken by the US Navy dept on the efficient use of steam power. Original red half calf with red cloth and gilt title, some scuffing to leather, xxxi/355 and cxii/502pp, Vol 1 with 17 plates and Vol 2 with 30 plates some pull-out, ex Institution of Naval Architects library London with their bookplate in each volume and a paper accession number on the spine of Vol 1. Very Heavy - UK postage £10.00 X017270 
Price: 350.00 GBP
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Skodovka v historickych fotografiich / Skoda Works in historical Photographs, Nohovcova Ladislava, Mazny Petr & Vladislav Kratky´
11 Skodovka v historickych fotografiich / Skoda Works in historical Photographs
Nohovcova Ladislava, Mazny Petr & Vladislav Kratky´
VYDAl Stary Most
8023933256 / 9788023933253
2004, 1st: 4to, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Photo album showing the huge range of engineering, transport and military products of this great Czech Engineering firm from the 1870s onwards. 128pp, bi-lingual Czech/English text. VG copy in glazed boards. Scarce. 015236 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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Engines & Enterprise :  : The Life and Work of Sir Harry Ricardo, Reynolds John
12 Engines & Enterprise : : The Life and Work of Sir Harry Ricardo
Reynolds John
SUTTON HARBOUR IMPROVEMENT COMPANY
0750917121 / 9780750917124
2000, 1st (reprint): 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Biography of one of the greatest internal combustion engine designers. 241pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in slightly edge worn dw. 017454 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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The High-Speed Internal-Combustion Engine, Ricardo Harry R & Glyde H S
13 The High-Speed Internal-Combustion Engine
Ricardo Harry R & Glyde H S
Blackie & Son

1945, 3rd (revised): Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, 
Classic work on petrol & diesel engiune design by one of the greatest of all engine designers. 434pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in black cloth boards 017037 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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14 Occasional Papers Volume 1 : Civil Engineering
Scott Michael
Longmans Green and Co

1874, 1st: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original black cloth with gilt titling to spine, slight rubbing to corners and cloth splitting at the base of the spine, volume one only, complete in itself, 244pp, with folding plates relating to several projects. Inscription from the author at top of title page. X009765 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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15 T C Jones & Co Ltd Power Transmission Catalogue
T C Jones & Co Ltd
T C Jones & Co Ltd

16mo, Cloth: Very Good, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, 131pp, illustrated and with prices, trade catalogue of bearings, drives and belt pulleys etc., undated but looks to be 1930s. X012064 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Robot Gargantua, Taylor Griffith P
16 The Robot Gargantua
Taylor Griffith P
Constructor Quarterly

1995, 1st: 4to, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Full account of the design and buidling in 1938 of a massive Meccano crane capable of being programmed by punched card. 28pp plus many large fold out photographs. VG copy in glazed boards, slight split to foot of spine. Very scarce. 016537 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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WALTER WILSON:  PORTRAIT OF AN INVENTOR, WILSON A GORDON
17 WALTER WILSON: PORTRAIT OF AN INVENTOR
WILSON A GORDON
DUCKWORTH
0715621270 / 9780715621271
1986, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, Good
Engineering biography of the inventor of the epicyclic gearbox, the basis of the modern automatic gearbox, founder of Self-Changing Gears Ltd, and an important figure in the early development of the Tank. 173pp with illustrations. VG in rubbed dust wrapper. 000403 
Price: 19.00 GBP
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An Engineering Archive : A Selection of Papers from the Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Winterbone Desmond (Editor)
18 An Engineering Archive : A Selection of Papers from the Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Winterbone Desmond (Editor)
Professional Engineering Publishing
186058053X / 9781860580536
1997, 1st: Large 4to, Cloth Covered Boards: VG, 
Facsimile reproduction sof some of the most significant papers delivered to the IMechE over its 150 year history - Stephenson, Armstrong, Siemens, Bessemer, Parsons, Diesel, Gresley, Whittle - a role call of engineering 'greats'. 630pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in red cloth boards as published. Very Heavy - UK postage £7.95 016536 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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