THE HISTORY OF LEWIS THE ELEVENTH With the Most memorable accidents which happened in Europe during the two and twenty years of his Raigne. Enricht with many Observations which serve as Commentaries. Divided into eleuen Bookes. Written in French by ... And Translated into English by Edw: Grimeston.
George Eld 1614. 1st English Ed. Sm. folio. [xii] + 23pp. + 31pp. [Lacking A1 blank?] T.p. port. vignette, dec. headpieces and initial letters. Pp.33-40 and pp.129-136 bound out of sequence, some light browning, light stain to prelims., t.p. cracked and lacking pieces and reinforced to verso, early calf, leading corner to upper board and head of spine with restoration work, recased? Minor signs of wear, gilt lettered title labels to spines. STC, 17662; ESTC, S114269.The only edition in English. US$546 (Book ref. 211309) £350.00
Disasters of The Deep: A Comprehensive Survey of Submarine Accidents & Disasters
Barnsley: Leo Cooper, 2003. 3rd Revised Edition. Hard back. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall New. (Book ref. 27704) £19.95
Accident Report St.John's Lewisham December 1957
HMSO 27pp report + 4 large fld.plans/maps.Front cvr.det.g/vg.A Major accident in BR history with the loss of 90 lives. (Book ref. 9341) £12.50
Accident Report Singleton Bank July 1961
HMSO 27pp + fld.plan. A major accident with the loss of 7 lives. vg (Book ref. 9343) £6.00
Accident Report Dagenham January 1958
HMSO 18pp report + 2 large fld.maps/plans.vg. A serious event with the loss of 10 lives. (Book ref. 9342) £6.50
Off the Rails: A Detailed Account of Railway Accidents and Derailments
London: Bracken Books, 1988. Hardcover. /Dust Jacket Included. Reprint. 4to. Colour dj. 96 pp. B/w plates. Very clean. No inscriptions. VG+ / VG+ (Book ref. 04320) £8.00
Accidents de Fondations. Traduit par R. Ory.
Paris, Dunod, 1966; Softcover. Very good condition. ix, 169pp with numerous illustrations & diagrams. Laminated covers. French text. (Book ref. 14806) £12.00
Off the Rails;
London, Guild Publishing, 1984; Hardback; 9.5" x 7"; Very good/ Dj Very good; 96pp profusely illustrated, Red covers with silver title on spine. " Derailments and Accidents as I Saw Them." (Book ref. 10223) £6.00
The Great British Railway Disaster
Shepperton: Ian Allan Limited, 1996. 1st Edition. Soft Card Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0711024693 144 pages. 280g. Pictorial card covers with crease to rear bottom corner, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A history to the background of the recent privatisation of the railways. (Book ref. 13291) £6.00
RESOLUTION to amend the INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION for the PREVENTION of POLLUTION of the SEA by OIL, 1954, concerning the PROTECTION of the GREAT BARRIER REEF adopted by the SEVENTH SEESION of the ASSEMBLY of the INTER-DEPARTMENTAL MARINE CONSULTATIVE ...
London: HMSO, 1972. 0-10-150900-6 4pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cmnd.5090. Misc. No.32 (1972). Neat library/date stamp to title cover. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 158770) £6.00
The OFFICES, SHOPS and RAILWAY PREMISES ACT 1963 REPORT by the SECRETARY of STATE for EMPLOYMENT and PRODUCTIVITY for the Year ended 31st December 1971.
London: HMSO, 1972. 10-239472-5 41pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 394. Neat library mark. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 158759) £6.00
HM CHIEF INSPECTOR of FACTORIES ANNUAL REPORT 1971.
London: HMSO, 1972. 10-150980-4 xvii + 116pp. 8vo. Illustd. black/white photographic plates. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. Cmnd.5098. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 158756) £10.00
SAFETY and HEALTH at WORK REPORT of the COMMITTEE 1970-72. .
London: HMSO, 1972. xvi pp + 218pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cmnd.5034. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 158755) £12.00
Red For Danger
David & Charles 1986 308pp ills. revised fourth edition, hardback, nr. fine in edge worn dustwrapper with small piece missing from rear, spine faded. (Book ref. 26980) £12.00
In First Gear: The French Automobile Industry to 1914
Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 085323213X Minor wear otherwise an unread copy. (Book ref. 038919) £45.00
Railway Accidents 1963
MOT 1963 100pp,Reopt on the Accidents on the Railways of GB during 1963.vg (Book ref. 9305) £4.00
Atlas and Epitome of Diseases Caused By Accidents
Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders, 1900. First USA Edition. A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. 549pp. 40 colour plates. 143 illustrations in black and white. This is one of Saunders' Medical Hand-Atlases. (Book ref. 4034) £50.00
[Printed report, 1906.] Report on Safe-Guards for the Prevention of Accidents in the Manufacture of Cotton. By H. S. Richmond, One of His Majesty's Superintending Inspectors of Factories. Presented to both Houses of Parliament. [With 28 plates.]
London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, by Darling & Son, Ltd, London. 1906. Folio, 22 pp, followed by 28 full-page plates of equipment designed to increase safety in the mills. Stitched. In original blue printed wraps. Text and plates clear and complete. Internally good, on aged paper. Wraps worn and chipped. Wraps with stamp and withdrawn stamp of University of Hull. No copy on COPAC or WorldCat. (Book ref. 10742) £75.00
New York: William Morrow, 2000. 1st. Nr fine black h/b with silver lettering to black spine; Nr fine d/w, not p/c or chipped. 16.5cms x 24cms, 368pp. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 697g. 0380973693. (Book ref. 3095) £8.00
Facing retirement. A guide to the middle aged and elderly by a country doctor.
London: London: George Allen & Unwin, 1961. 2nd imp. Goodish black h/b with silver lettering to spine; No d/w. 14cms x 22cms, 127pp. Sl faded top of front board; dusty page edges. Ex-lib with usual stamps & markings. Sound binding. Weight 286g. (Book ref. 3052) £4.50