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Boeing Aircraft Since 1916

By: Bowers, Peter M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Putnam & Co: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 066460

ISBN: 0370000161

Condition: Very Good


Rated as the best single-volume account of a company's aircraft products ever published as it examines the oldest continually-operating airframe manufacturer in the US. Clean, bright, glossy copy in an unclipped d/w protected in a taped-down plastic jacket showing the usual residual marks - 465 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Gas Making and Natural Gas

By: BP

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, BP Trading Limited: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063950

Condition: Very Good


Presents in a single volume a brief treatment of the basic aspects of gas manufacture, natural-gas supply and the integration of natural gas and manufactured gas supplies. Clean, bright hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 305 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Everyday Inventions

By: Burgess, Jan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, MacDonald & Co: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018467

ISBN: 0356070956

Condition: Near Fine


Find the answers to who invented tin cans, electric light bulbs, safety pins etc. Part of the Eye Openers series. Clean, bright copy - 32 pages including index. View more info

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Plasticizers

By: Buttrey, D. N.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Cleaver-Hume Press Ltd: 1957

Edition: Second Edition Enlarged

Seller ID: 057986

Condition: Good


Time saving handbook for the industry includes many recently developed plasticizers, especially those for vinyl resins. Some light sunning to page edges and previous owner's name to ffep else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped ( 35s) d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 213 pages including substance index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Centrifugal Pumps

By: Cameron, J. W.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Scott, Greenwood & Son: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043802

Condition: Good


Studies the apparatus that is used for utilising the mechanical energy of a prime mover, in order to give to water, or any other fluid, potential energy. Previous owner's name to title page as well as some occasional annotation in ink and pencil plus many working notes laid in. Text block clean - 142 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Maple Lodge Works

By: Colne Valley Sewerage Board

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Hertford, Hertfordshire, Stephen Austin & Sons (printer): 1954

Seller ID: 052589

Condition: Good


23 page stapled booklet describing a brief history of the planning, development and operation of the scheme. Includes a typed letter from the General Manager (1957) relating general information. View more info

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The Worshipful Company of Engineers : 1991 List of Members

By: Crocker, T. J. C.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Worshipful Company of Engineers: 1991

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 053270

ISBN: 0901462438

Condition: Near Fine


Clean bright booklet with members details and contact numbers. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Metropolitan Water Board :The Chlorination of Mains

By: Cronin, H. F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Metropolitan Water Board: 1956

Seller ID: 040574

Condition: Good


13 page, stapled booklet by the Chief Engineer and E. Windle Taylor, the Director of Water Examination. View more info

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Numerically Controlled Machine Tools

By: Crookall, J. R.

Price: £14.50

Publisher: England, Engineers Digest: 1970

Seller ID: 018399

Condition: Good


Engineers Digest Survey No 28. Reprinted from Engineers Digest April 1969 to January 1970. 120 pages + Glossary of Numerical Control Terminology. A good, clean copy. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Audio Technician's Bench Manual

By: Earl, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Fountain Press Ltd: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066390

ISBN: 0852420935

Condition: Very Good


Places a greater emphasis on test routines necessary to check that the equipment is performing up to specification. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 182 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Modern Sewage Treatment

By: Francis, T.P.

Price: £30.50

Publisher: London, The Contractor's Record Ltd: 1931

Seller ID: 040661

Condition: Very Good


1930's book written primarily for municipal and sanitary engineers, looking at the problem of sewage treatment and disposal. A very good clean hardback illustrated with b.w. photographs and line drawings. 322 pages including index + advertisements. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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V8

By: Frostcik, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Dalton Watson Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038410

ISBN: 0901564400

Condition: Very Good


Excellent pictorial survey with over 200 photographs looks at the vehicles which have employed the V8 engine. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, bright hardback in a d/w showing minor wear & tear - 112 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Gatefold Book of Tractors

By: Gibbard, Stuart (Introduction)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Rochester, Kent, Grange Books: 1998

Seller ID: 038615

ISBN: 1840130881

Condition: Very Good


Features 36 superb pull-out gatefolds in a spiral-bound, large format hardback. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Engine Book

By: Gibson, Charles R.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Collins' Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 044759

Condition: Good


Rare copy circa 1920s. Generally clean though the odd blemish and some light foxing. Large format copy with some shelfwear to boards with stain marks and bumping - 96 pages. Beautiful colour illustrations and b/w drawings accompany the commentary to the workings and buildings of railway systems. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Concrete for The Contractor

By: Green, Noel D.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood & Son: 1948

Seller ID: 050404

Condition: Good +


Hopes that by explaining the theories behind the new controls and by giving some advice as to the best use of modern plant, it will enable readers to achieve the desirable result of making good concrete at a good profit. Good clean copy in red boards showing some light stain marks and sunning to spine - 185 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Gresley Locomotives : A Pictorial History

By: Haresnape, Brian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Shepperton, Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066489

ISBN: 0711008922

Condition: Very Good


Provides an extensive and entertaining coverage of a brilliant designer. Illustrated with line drawings and a splendid selection of over 270 well captioned photographs. Bright, glossy copy in a price-clipped d/w - 176 pages including bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Asphaltic Road Materials

By: Hatherly, L.W. and Leaver, P.C.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050625

Condition: Very Good


Sets out the characteristics of those materials consisting of a mineral aggregate and bitumen binder, and discusses their nature, manufacture, testing and use, in all of which the authors take account of continual changes in theory and practice. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean bright copy in an unclipped (90s net) d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 380 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Fuel Testing - Laboratory Methods in Fuel Technology

By: Himus, Godfrey W.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Leaonard HIll: 1953

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 039093

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean hardback. 278 pages including index. Green cloth boards with black lettering. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Miners and Their Works Underground : Stories of the Mining of Coal, of Various Metals, and of Diamonds

By: Holmes, F. M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, S. W. Partridge & Co:

Seller ID: 061285

Condition: Reading Copy


Circa late 19th century hardback which aims to present in a purely popular and non-technical manner, some of the extraordinary developments in mining. Generally clean internally with the odd blemish. Lacks the blank front endpaper. Good condition for age - 160 pages plus publisher's catalogue. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Strength of Materials

By: Ingham, Edward

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, The Bennett College:

Seller ID: 018426

Condition: Good


Covers such topics as Stresses and Strains; Properties of Important Engineering Materials, Calculation of Simple Stresses; Further Consideration - compound and repeated stresses; Strength of Cylindrical Vessels Exposed to Fluid Pressure; Riveted Joints etc Edited by the staff of the Bennett College for the use of students. No date. Good, clean copy. 74 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info