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1 Report of the Eighty-Fifth Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science Manchester: 1915, September 7-11

John Murray

1916, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Nr Fine, 
Original blind-stamped orange cloth with gilt titling to spine, lxviii840pp plus 103ppp list of members etc., illustrated. There will be additional postage due to weight [1.5kg approx]. X009094 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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2 Report of the Eighty-Fourth Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science Australia: 1914, July 28-August 31

John Murray

1915, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original blind-stamped orange cloth with gilt titling to spine, lxviii786pp plus 172pp list of members, etc., illustrated. There will be additional postage due to weight [1.5kg approx]. X009093 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 Passages from the Life of a Philosopher
Babbage Charles
Longmans, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green

1864, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
Original green cloth, rebacked, retaining the original spine with just a little loss at ends. xii+496pp, 24pp Publisher's Catalogue dated June 1864. Frontis with tissue guard, contents generally VG and clean, just slight scattered spotting. This book contains the first and only published description of Babbage's Analytical Engine. Small ownership name to half-title. A VG copy of the first edition of a rare and important work X019594 
Price: 1500.00 GBP
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4 Talking Pictures
Bernard Brown
Pitman & Sons

1932, 2nd: 8vo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
A Practical and Popular Account of the Principles of Construction and Operation of the Apparatus Used in Making and Showing Sound Films. Original blue cloth and gilt titling, slight rubbing to spine, 309pp plus publisher's catalogue, illustrated, a very clean copy. X001194 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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5 The Evolution of Weights and Measures and the Metric System
Hallock, William and Wade, Herbert

1906, First American Edition: 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
Original blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, some wear/bumping to spine and corners, very slight foxing, some pencil marking in margins and underlining. 304pp X015509 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6 Finding Foreign Stations : Long-Distance Wireless Secrets
Hallows R W
George Newnes Ltd

1931, 8vo, Cloth: Good, 
184pp, illustrated. Contnets VG, but cloth boards show extensive old damp stains (expecially rear board). X004636 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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7 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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8 The Divining Rod Its History, Truthfulness and Practical Utility
John & H W Mullins

1908, 12mo, Hardcover: Poor, 
Orig green cloth with gilt titling,front hinge broken, 86pp, a Treatise on Dowsing and Divining Rods. X000300 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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9 The Half-Tone Process. A Practical Manual of Photo-Engraving in Half-tone on Zinc, Copper and Brass
Julius Verfasser
Iliffe & Sons Ltd

1904, 3rd (revised): 8vo, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original cloth with gilt titling, very slight sunning to spine, 292pp, illustrated. A very clean copy X001196 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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10 Practical Guide to Photography
Marion & Co
Marion & Co

1898, 12mo, Cloth: Good, 
Original red cloth with black titling, edges worn, 288pp, with 78pp advertising section at rear, illustrated with figures, previous owner's name on half-title page. X018641 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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11 Caves and Cave Life
Proctor, Yeo and Lack
HarperCollins Publishers
0002199084 / 9780002199087
1993, First UK Edition: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall, Soft Cover: Very Good, 
Paperback, 214pp, with 97 b/w photographs, line drawings and maps, a title in the New Naturalist series. The word CAVE is written in ink twice on bottom edge of pages. Previous owners inscription in ink on half title page X011931 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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12 Landscapes of Arizona: The Geological Story
Smiley, Terah L.;Pewe, Troy L.;Nations, J. Dale
University Press of America
081914178X / 9780819141781
1984, 4to - over 9 - 12" tall, Hardcover: As New, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, 505pp, illustrated with diagrams, maps, drawings and photographs, in as new condition. There will be additional postage due to weight [2kg approx] X013780 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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13 Water Supply, the Present Practice of sinking and Boring Wells
Spon, Ernest
E. & F.N. Spon Ltd

1885, 2nd: 8vo, Cloth: Very Good, 
Clean internally, and excellent brown covers which are lightly rubbed. Diagrams throughout. Top hinge splitting across front endpapers with slight exposure of webbing, holding on though X020323 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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14 Volatile and Char Combustion in Large Scale Fluidized Bed Coal Combustors
Van Der Honing G
The Author

1991, 1st: 8vo, Card Cover: VG, 
Technical thesis. Contents VG, slight wear to corners, 238pp, illustrated with figs and graphs. X010673 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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An Engineering Archive : A Selection of Papers from the Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Winterbone Desmond (Editor)
15 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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