There are 99 books in this catalogue.
The Elements of Astronomy for Surveyors
Chapman, R. W. & Mackie, J. B.
Book Number: 65116
Charles Griffin, London, 1953 8vo. hardcover. 245pp. index, b/w illus. Good, fep clipped on top corner. / Good, d/w with some small tears and marks on rear panel.
The Laser Guidebook. Second Edition
Book Number: 64955
Tab Books, Blue Ridge Summit, PA, 1992. 8vo. softcover. 498pp. index, b/w ilus. Very good.
The Buttermaker's Manual Volumes I & II
Book Number: 62699
New Zealand University Press., Wellington., 1953. 8vo. cloth hardcovers. 1590pp. + indexes. b/w illus. Very good.
Metal Turning Made Easy
no author stated
Book Number: 58788
Cassell 1944 The Amateur Mechanic & Work Handbooks 8vo. Softcover. 152pp. Very good. Illustrated with diagrams throughout.
Practical Carriage Building. Volume II
Richardson, M. T. (compiled by)
Book Number: 42050
Richardson 1892. First edition 8vo. hardcover. 280pp. index, b/w illus. good, foxing throughout, first few pages creased on bottom corner, cover faded with some wear to corners.
SIGNALLING - An Elementary Reference Manual Covering the Morse Code and its Application to Aural and Visual Signalling, Operating Procedure for Visual, Telegraphic and Telephonic Communication and Fundamental Electrical Principles.
Book Number: 60900
Mingay Publishing Company 1941 12mo, brown cloth wraps. 63pp. Very good. po name and station on title page. Contents includes, Signalling by the Morse Code, Visual Signals, Procedure, Elementary Electricity, The Telephone, Cables and Cable Jointing, Line Telephony Procedure, Telephone Exchange Operation.
The principles of Electric Wave Telegraphy and Telephony
Book Number: 42821
Longmans Green and Co 1916. Third edition 8vo. green cloth hardcover. 911pp. index, b/w illus. fold-out charts. Good-, covers rubbbed, wear to spine edges, front hinge loose.
Handbook of the Collections Illustrating Electrical Engineering II. Radio Communication Part 1 - History and Development
O'Dea, W. T.
Book Number: 44703
His Majesty's Stationary Office London 1934 8vo. Wrappers. Front wrap loose, Copy very good, very lightly foxed. Index. 58 Figures including diagrams and Photographic Illustrations of equipment from 1878 to 1943 including clockwork transmitter and detector, Hertz Apparatus, Oscillators and seonators, Lodge Coherers, Magnetic Detectors, Pedersen tikker, Fleming diode valves, Marconi, Lodge-Muirhead, Poldhu, diagram of different aerial configurations, Telefunken, Duddell, Poulsen, Jigger, Bellini-Tosi, Catkin, Rigby, Ongar, Burndept, Baird Television. Contents includes Electromagnetic Waves, Detectors, Early Wireless Telegraphy Experiments, The Development of Wireless Telegraphy, The Thermoinic Valve, Further Developments in Transmission, Wireless Telephony Recievers, Television and Picture Telegraphy, Miscellaneous Developments ( Microphones, Loudspeakers, Measurement of Wavelength), References.
Methane CH4 The Replaceable Energy
Spargo, Raymond F.
Book Number: 47435
Australian Methane Gas Research 1979 Large 8vo. softcover. 96pp. b/w illus. Very good, front cover creased. Scarce.
Introduction To Mechanics Of Solids
Popov, Egor P
Book Number: 21708
Englewood Cliffs Prentice-Hall Inc 1968. large 8vo. hardcover. index, b/w illus. 571pp. index. very good, tape amrks on endpapers. smal mark on fep. / good, lightly chipped d/w.
BCAS Handbook of Pneumatic Equipment
British Compressed Air Society
Book Number: 23919
London: BCAS, (British Compressed Air Society ), 1949 2nd edition. 8vo. 194pp. + 15pp Buyers Guide. Unmarked copy except where the price has been blacked out on the front page, light wear at the top and bottom of spine and along spine fold, otherwise Very Good. Red decorated boards (gilt/bronze/maroon), Bronze faded on spine. A comprehensive description of the history and state-of-the-art (in 1949) of various uses of compressed air. Profusely illustrated with photographs of the tools and their industrial installation. Index. Contents covers, Air compressors, High Pressure Comprssors, Portable air compressors, turbo compressors, rotary compressors and roatry blowers, gas compressors and spheres of application, vacume pumps, british standard method for testing air compressors and effect of altitude on operation, spraying equipment, pneumatic tools - percussive/rotary, Misc. Pneumatic machines, foundry moulding machines, rock drills and contractors' tools, concrete breakers, spaders, picks, rammer, Vibrators, pumps, hoists, Cement Guns and Grouters, Pneumatic Sewage Ejectors, Aircraft Equipment, Accessories, Air consumption of pneumatic tools and appliamces, data required for enquireies and orders, some uses for compressed air, metric and british equivalents.
Land Engineering and Surveying for Students and Practical Use
Baker. T. and Leston, G. L.
Book Number: 24092
Crosby Lockwood and Son, London, 1925 24th edition. Lockwood's Technical Manuals small green stamped cloth 8vo.Good copy with cloth faded lightly and marked, and worn at spine fold. Ads on fep. ffl is missing. Illustrated throughout with Illustrations and Lithographic plates, diagrams, calculations, tables, and fold out plans. Contents include Practical Geometry, Mensuration, Haydraulic Memoranda, Values of French Measures, General Principles of Surveying, Chain Surveying, Instruments for Angular Measurement, Logarithms, Trigonometry as applied in Surveying, Surveying with the Theodolite, Levelling, Railway Surveying, Sundry Cases arising in the laying out and division of land, Plotting plans and sections, Calculation of Areas and Cubical contents, misc. Caluculations and Examples, publications of the ordanance survey, Examination papers, List of Plates.