Modern Engines and Power Generators; A Practical Work on Prime Movers and the Transmission of Power, Steam, Electric, Water and Hot Air in 6 volumes.
UK: Caxton Printers, 1905. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 1905. Octavo, boards, Hard Cover. first edition Binding firm. Text clean. good/good dustwrapper. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. previously read. 26cm. tall x 19cm. red cloth Art Nouveau design in blind to the front board. steam boilers, rope and belt driving, air pumps and compressors, electric motors and locomotives, et al. With many hundred illustrations. Very heavy set so please check postage costs. 7.5 kg. (Book ref. 002210) £60.00
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING - AN ELEMENTARY TEXT-BOOK
(Harper & Brothers 1916) Hbk, demy 8vo, 322pp inc. b/w ills. Clean, slightly shaken copy, front hinge damaged, technical drgs on ep, prev. owner's name on pd, blue cloth boards rubbed and bumped, no dw. Good (Book ref. 9300) £6.75
A history of the machine.
London: Leisure Arts Ltd, 1964. Vol 11 in series 'The new illustrated library of science and invention'. 1st British edn. VG light brown cloth h/b with gilt lettering & decoration to cover & gilt lettering to spine; No d/w. 17.25cms x 27cms, 105pp + 7pp chronology. B/w & some col illus throughout. Sl lightened spine; clean & unmarked within. Weight 522g. (Book ref. 2758) £4.50
History of energy.
London: Leisure Arts Ltd, 1966. 'Discovery of science' series. Trans: Joan White. VG red cloth h/b with gilt lettering & decoration to cover & gilt lettering to spine; No d/w. 17.25cms x 27cms, 105pp + 7pp chronology. Col frontis & b/w & some col illus throughout. Clean & unmarked within. Weight 499g. (Book ref. 2760) £4.50
Principles of transistor circuits.
London: Butterworths, 1990. 7th edn, updated text. VG grey p/b with green illus & green/white lettering. 13.75cms x 21.5cms, 351pp. B/w figs throughout. 16 chaps, appendices, index. Introduction to the design of amplifiers, receivers & digital circuits. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 454g. 0408048514. (Book ref. 2713) £6.00
MODERN POWER GENERATORS, STEAM ELECTRIC AND INTERNAL-COMBUSTION, AND THEIR APPLICATION TO PRESENT-DAY REQUIREMENTS. With Many Diagrams and Pictorial Illustrations, and a Series of Composite Sectional Models. [Two Volumes]
The Gresham Publishing Company c.1908 Two volumes, Folio., bound in dark green cloth gilt, with gilt and black decorations to cover and spine, undated but introduction is dated 1908, Vol I: [xiv], 201pp; Vol II: [xiv], 203pp; both Vols. illus throughout with b/w plates and diagrams within text, plus full page colour sectional models. A remarkably well-preserved, clean and bright set in Very Good condition. (SHELF 6) NOTE: Heavy Set ( 4.5 kg+) will require special shipping arrangements. ** To see a scan of these books please visit our Home page ** Our shop is open to visitors Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm. - Credit and (UK) Debit cards welcome.- Books posted Worldwide. - For any queries please contact us direct. (Book ref. 34020) £95.00
How to Make a Dynamo: A Practical Treatise for Amateurs. Containing Numerous Illustrations and Detailed Instructions for Constructing a Small Dynamo to Produce Electric Light
London: Crosby, Lockwood & Son, 1892. 4th Edn., Revised and Enlarged. Cloth. Very Good/No d/w. Sm 8vo. Hardback, 125mm x 187mm tall (5" x 7.25" approx.). 103pp, with a frontispiece plate of Michael Faraday and 36 text figs. in line & steel engraving, plus most extensive lists of Crosby, Lockwood Ltd's publications and of the Weale's Rudimentary Series, 48pp and 16pp respectively. Very good, in the original black-ruled, orange cloth-covered boards/black titles (Book ref. 003891) £20.00
Questions and Answers on Power Station Plant Practice & Plant
London: Newnes, 1954. First Edition. Cream Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4.5" x 6.5" hardback 128 pages illustrated. (Book ref. 040371) £5.00
Modern Engines and Power Generators. A Practical Work on Prime Movers and the Transmission of Power Steam, Electric, Water and Hot Air. Vol. VI only of 6.
London: Caxton Publishing, 1905. 1st.Edn. Large 8vo. (26cm. tall x 19cm.). pp. viii, 208. This includes the 12pp. index to the complete set. With 8 full page black and white plates and 221 text figures from photographs, engravings and in line. In the original maroon cloth with gilt lettered spine. Art Nouveau design in blind to the front board. Light rubbing at the head and tail of the spine. This apart a very good hardback copy with no inscriptions ar annotations. Contents include steam boilers, rope and belt driving, air pumps and compressors, electric motors and locomotives, et al. (Book ref. 6132) £14.50
Energy from the waves
Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1979. 008023271X First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Clean hardback tightly bound in pictorial paper over boards, no inscriptions. xvi + 122 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography, index. (Book ref. 33322) £10.00
MODERN POWER GENERATORS. Steam, Electric and Internal-Combustion and their Application to Present-Day Requirements. Complete 2 volume set.
London. Gresham. 1st edition. 1908. Folio. 2 Vols. Pp.; xix,201; xiii,203. 11 composite sectional models, 1 folding plate and numerous, (c.500), text illustrations, photos and drawings. Each of the model plates has a tissue guard bearing a key to the details on the layered model. Original dark green cloth, art deco style decoration blocked in black and gilt on spine and front cover. Pages all clean and unmarked. No foxing. Some age darken to exposed edges of some of the pages, (two types of paper used by the printer). The model plates are complete and in superb condition, with no damage or tears. Tight and solid bindings. Covers and spine of Vol. 1 are very bright. Vol 2 has fade to spine and covers, (the 2 volumes are uniform, but perhaps were aquired by the previous owner, from 2 sources). Also Vol. 2 has some damp staining on front cover, with cloth poppled and some marks to covers. Light corner bumps to both volumes. Ownership inscription in Vol 2 only. A set with the one volume as VG, and the other being VG internally, but with external failings noted. - .##. - The sectional models, constructed as a series of overlays, include steam engine, a locomotive, gas, deisel and oil engines, and an automobile of 1908. All in full colour. The large folding plate is of a locomotive, (German). - .##. - Heavy two volume set, and will require extra postage outside of the UK. We specialise in History of Transport, Engineering and Technology.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 8806) £125.00
Modern Power Generators.
Gresham Pub. Co., 1908 2 large vols. 202 + 203pp + 11 sectional plates all in very fine condition. 1st ed., fine in original green cloth. 10 x 13in Includes coloured sectional plates of locomotive and motor car. (Book ref. FRENCHJW018091) £140.00
"Patents for Inventions. Abridgements of Specifications. Class 12, Bearings and Lubricating Apparatus 1897-1900; 1901-1904; 1905-1908"
London: HMSO, Patent Office 1902, 1906 & 1910 Three 4to volumes bound in one. Pp 350 to 450, ills to all pages, some engines and bicycles, extensive indexes. Contemporary 3/4 red morocco, gilt.. Slight wear, one joint cracking., else fine. Scarce SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 108027) £250.00
"Patents for Inventions. Abridgements of Specifications. Class 123, Steam Generators, excepting furnaces 1893-1896; 1897-1900; 1901-1904"
London: HMSO, Patent Office 1900, 1903 & 1907 Three 4to volumes bound in one. Pp 350-450. ills to all pages, extensive indexes. Contemporary 3/4 red morocco, gilt.Backstrip & front board loose, all else fine. Scarce SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 108026) £250.00
Physics of Quantum Electronics: Free-electron Generators of Coherent Radiation v.7: Free-electron Generators of Coherent Radiation Vol 7
Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers Inc "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition.No dust jacket., 1500g, ISBN: 0201056879" (Book ref. 2201617) £7.69
Electric Motors and Generators
Odhams Press "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy., 500g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2473493) £32.00
Hall Generators and Magnetoresistors
Pion "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition., 600g, ISBN: 0850860199" (Book ref. 2516018) £68.67
"Compiler Generators: What They Can Do, What They Might Do, and What They Will Probably Never Do (Monographs in Theoretical Computer Science. An EATCS Series)"
Springer "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.No dust jacket., 500g, ISBN: 3540514716" (Book ref. 2359074) £47.99
Fourth Generation Languages and Application Generators (The Technical Press - Unicom applied information technology reports series)
Ashgate "This book has soft covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy., 850g, ISBN: 9780291397126" (Book ref. 2465301) £32.00
McGraw-Hill "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.No dust jacket., 1450g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2100774) £32.00