Horology. The Science of Time Measurement and the Construction of Clocks, Watches and Chronometers. WITH SUPPLEMENT
East Ardsley, Wakefield: EP Publishing Limited, 1976. First Edition Thus. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 0715811460 Hardback, 140mm x 225mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xvi, 288, with 107 illustrations in b/w and line. Fine, in the original red cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. The unclipped, illustrated dust-wrapper is lightly sunned to the spine, as usual, but is otherwise very good. (Book ref. 003808) £30.00
Good Owner's Clock Guide and Clock Logbook - 2 Volumes
London: N.A.G. Press, 1999. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo. 0719802806 Two volumes, hardback, each 145mm x 222mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.). 224pp, with illustrations in b/w photo and line, plus 4 double-sided plate leaves with a total of 14 colour photographs. Fine, in the original black boards/gilt titles, and a fine and unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper [the Logbook is believed to have been issued without a d/w] (Book ref. 003788) £15.00
The Book of the Motor Car. A Comprehensive and Authoritative Guide to the Care, Management, maintenance, and Construction of the Motor Car and Motor Cycle. 3 volume set, complete.
London. Caxton. Presumed 1st edition. No date, c.1913. Hardback. Small 4to volumes, 25.5x19 cms. Pp.; Vol 1, ix,216.; Vol 2, ix,213; Vol 3, ix,222. Each volume with a coloured sectioned model on the front paste-down, with fold out pieces. The 3 volimes have respectively 8, 8, and 7 photo plates and 266, 266, and 249 text illustrations. Publishers red cloth, with titles and decoration on spines and front covers in black. Clean and unmarked throughout, with the models bright, and having no damage. Very slight age tan to edges. Bindings in robust condition. Bumps to some corners, mainly at top fronts. A Good solid set. Heavy, as 3 volumes, and will require postage to be adjusted to net cost. . - .##. - With illustrations of early cars and motor cycles, as well as of engines, etc, with hundreds of details. The model sections at the front of the volumes are of a Wolseley car chassis, a water cooled engine, and the "Blic" magneto. - .##. - We specialise in History of Transport, Engineering and Technology.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 8800) £48.00
Gears and Gear-Cutting: Principles, Practice and Formulae.
UK: George Newnes, 1942. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall London, 1942 boards, Hard Cover. 2nd edition Binding firm. Text clean. good/no dustwrapper. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. previously read. 144 pp. bookplate to pastedown. ink name to fly. illustrated with drawings , photographs and diagrams. 400g. (Book ref. 001983) £16.00
U.S.A: Mcgraw-Hill Book Company, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Clean hardback tightly bound in black cloth with gilt titles, cloth is rubbed at corners, neat name on front endpaper, no other marks or inscriptions. x + 282 pages, frontispiece + 341 illustrations, bibliography, index. (Book ref. 32354) £10.00
" THE THEORY OF MACHINES. A Text-book for Engineering Students."
London. Longmans, Green & Co., 1956. Third edition, with revisions & some additions. 621 pages, with miscellaneous examples and answers to examples, bibliography & index. 378 figures. Contents very good but previous owner's name on inside of front cover. Cover is good but spine is faded, water stained on top of spine & on top corner. (Book ref. 5886) £7.00
Gears of War Book One
USA: DC Comics, 2009. Illustrated by Liam Sharp. Soft Cover. Mint. 9781401225414 New, unread Graphic novel Softcover, comic strip illustration. Follow the brutal adventures of Marcus Fenix and Delta Squad in their battle against the Locust. Contents as new. (Book ref. 15351) £4.00
Machine Cut Gears
Abbot Engineering, Paisley n.d.? 1950s VG book Specification and prospectus paperback illus ISBN: (Book ref. 54347) £18.00
Manufacture and testing of gears
Netherlands: H. Stam Nederland N.V., 1969. 0859500608 First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a couple of nicks at the edges. viii + 192 pages, 246 illustrations, references, errata slip laid in (Book ref. 30679) £45.00
I.C.S. REFERENCE LIBRARY: STEAM-ENGINE MECHANISM: INDICATORS AND DIAGRAMS:SLOW SPEED ENGINE CONSTRUCTION: VALVE GEARS:VALVE DIAGRAMS.
International Correspondence Schools., London nd [ 1910s?] Large, thick 98vo. Numerous tables, drawings & diagrams throughout. Slight wear. (Book ref. 109641) £30.00
I.C.S. Reference Library vol 16:Mechanics of Fluids, Properties of Materials, Heat and Steam, Steam-Engine Mechanism, Indicators and Diagrams, Valve Gears, Governors, Condensers, Engine Testing, Steam Turbines, Fuels & Boiler Trials,
International Correspondence Schools Ltd, 1906. ",... A series of textbooks prepared for the students of the International Correspondence Schools and containing in permanent form the instruction papers, examination questions, and keys used in their various courses."" Large, thick 8vo. many illustrations. Well bound in original gilt decorated 3/4 black morocco gilt. Fine copy." (Book ref. 106845) £50.00
Kinematcs and Geometry of Gears in Three Dimensions
Oxford Clarenden Press "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition.No dust jacket., 600g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2156197) £32.00
Analytical Mechanics Gears
Dover Publications "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.No dust jacket., 700g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2156194) £17.51
Gears and Transmissions
Iliffe & Sons Ltd "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy., 400g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2459314) £11.05
Gears and Their Vibration (Mechanical engineering)
Palgrave Macmillan "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition., 550g, ISBN: 0333350456" (Book ref. 2065339) £32.50
Plane Geomtry of Rotors in Pumps and Gears
The Scientific Publishing Company "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition.No dust jacket., 400g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2156198) £32.00
Machine Design. A Text Presenting Those Fundamentals of Theory and Analysis Which Are Basic to the Field of Machine Design.
Bombay: Taraporevala, 1967. 1st. thus. (Reprint of the American Technical Society's 9th. printing of 1965). pp. v, 333. plus 8pp. engineering tables. With numerous monochrome illustrations from photographs and in line. Slight bumping of corners, else a near fine hardback copy. In a very good plus unclipped wrapper. (Book ref. 5493) £9.00
Serpentine Gallery 1996. Slim folio. 56pp. Illus. in colour throughout. Very good in cold. pictorial limp boards. US$32 (Book ref. 200541) £20.00
TOP GEAR'S MIDLIFE CRISIS CARS
BBC BOOKS Published by BBC Books in 2008. Hardback without Dust jacket.. Number of pages: 128. Condition: Very Good. May show some slight signs of wear. Ex-library book (usual stamps and marks). With Index. With photographs. Internally good. Shipped from UK. Delivery is usually 2 - 3 working days from order by Royal Mail, International Delivery is by Airmail. (Book ref. 8779143) £5.00
Notes on Guns, Gears and Sights. Turnberry 1918. WWI Aerial Combat. With Notes on the Vickers Gun, Deflection and Theory of Sighting, etc
Ayr: Observer Office, 1918. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. G: in Good condition without dust jacket as issued. Cover rubbed. Occasional foxing and minor marks. 103pp :: With 45 pasted-in photographs of the Vickers gun, biplanes, sights, etc :: 260mm x 190mm (10" x 7") :: A scarce and lavishly illustrated item on gunnery training for WWI biplane pilots (Book ref. e1110) £420.00