The Young Man's Guide to Mechanical Engineering
Hamish Hamilton, 1962 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Size: 8" x 5.5" approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Electronics; Inventory No: 0035784. (Book ref. 0035784) £10.00
A Dictionary of MECHANICAL ENGINEERING and Related Fields: English-Persian
Farhand Moaser, 2004 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Size: 9" x 6" approx. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.25 -2 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; ISBN: 9645545897. Inventory No: 0033683. (Book ref. 0033683) £25.00
The Preservation of Wood: a Descriptive Treatise on the Processes and on the Mechanical Appliances Used for the Preservation of Wood
William Rider, 1925 Second Edition. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Size: 9" x 6" approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 0030379. (Book ref. 0030379) £30.00
CYCLOPEDIA OF USEFUL ARTS, Mechanical and Chemical, Manufactures, Mining, and Engineering.
James S. Virtue , No date Believed First. Binding: Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No date - 1854 1st ed pencilled on title page, which could be accurate. Two volumes. Vol I clx, 832pp; Abattoir to Hair-Pencils, with an Introductory Essay on the Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations, 1851. Vol II 1052pp. Hammer to Zirconium. 40 full page steel engravings (including frontispieces), as called for. Full tree calf, both front boards detached, marbled edges and endpapers. Size: 10" x 6.5" . 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 0029343. (Book ref. 0029343) £90.00
Fluid Power Dynamics
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, 2000 First Edition. Book Condition: Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Ex library. In stock, for immediate despatch. Packed weight 650g Better than 'good' condition Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: trade, Electronics, Mining ; ISBN: 0750671742. Inventory No: 0025783. (Book ref. 0025783) £40.00
MACHINE CONSTRUCTION and Mechanical Drawing, Including Spur and Bevel Gearing.
John Heywood Ltd , No date 13th Edn. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Reading Copy Only. Packed weight 500g Size: Landscape 8vo. No publication date given. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 0016038. (Book ref. 0016038) £10.00
The Mechanical Body
Chatto and Windus, 1991 First Edition. Book Condition: Very Good Book. Packed weight 160g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 300 grams. Category: Poetry; ISBN: 0701137606. Inventory No: 0013679. (Book ref. 0013679) £5.50
Foden's Mechanical Tables
Pitman, No date 2nd. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good Book. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Packed weight 170g Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. No publication date given. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 300 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 0010831. (Book ref. 0010831) £5.00
Severn Barrage Project: Detailed Report. Volume II. Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Including Energy-Capture and Value.Contractor Report. ETSU TID 4060-P2.
UK: STPG/CEGB/Department of Energy., 1989. Card Cover. Near Fine (NEAR NEW)/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall EX PUBLIC SECTOR LIBRARY BLACKED OUT STAMPS. CARD COVERED PAPERBACK This book is part of a large purchase from a Public Sector Library and except where mentioned are for the most part LIKE NEW! MOSTLY the ONLY flaws are the blacked out (they insisted) Library stamps which show many of them to be UNUSED! This copy is Near Fine (NEAR NEW). FEEL FREE TO E-MAIL FOR PHOTOGRAPHS AND FURTHER DETAILS. FROM A DEALER WHO TELLS YOU WHO THEY ARE AND WHAT THEIR TELEPHONE AND ADDRESS CONTACT DETAILS ARE! (Book ref. 33333336575) £45.00
MacHinery's Handbook for MacHine Shop and Drafting-room a Reference Book on MacHine Design and Shop Practice for the Mechanical Engineer, Draftsman, Toolmaker and MacHinist
New York Aand Brighton: The Industrial Press, 1957. Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Very Good +/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Very good copy of this 15th edition of this invaluable guide to the engineer. 1911 pps illustrated. Green leatherette with gold lettering. Minor wear only. (Book ref. 017934) £16.00
CRAFTSMEN OF THE ARMY. The Story of The Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. With a Foreword by Field-Marshal The Right Honourable The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.
Leo Cooper in association with Secker& Warburg 1984. 3rd Impression. xiii + 425pp. 21 maps, 42 ills. Sm. ownership label, some very light browning, sl. chipped and creased d/w. US$31 (Book ref. 212981) £20.00
STRUCTURAL THEOREMS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS
(Pergamon Press 1964) Pbk, demy 8vo, 198pp Clean tight copy, covers rubbed, spine sunned, no dw. Good + (Book ref. 10452) £6.75
The History of 51 (R.A.F.) M.T. Company (Squadron) 1942-1956
Bryan Blow. First Edition. Original Card. Very Good. 111pp, illus, phtos, large format (294x208mm), the RAF's most famous Mechanical Transport Company with magnificent work in the North African campaign and made a significant contribution to Rommel's defeat (Book ref. AB6188) £40.00
ALL ABOUT ENGINES.
London. Cassell. No date. Revised edition. Hardback. 352 pages. Coloured frontispiece and 182 half-tone illustrations and diagrams and 32 plates. Good in grubby green cloth with black lettering on front board and spine. Small area of wear and fraying to cloth on back top edge of board and spine. Date stamp (8 Sep 1976) in black and numbers (18/8) in red on front fly-leaf. Not ex-library. Binding is sound and text-block clean. (Book ref. 2197) £29.95
Mechanical Properties of Rocks at High Temperatures and Pressures. Translated by J Paul Fitzsimmons
Consultants Bureau, 1967 75p, a LOW-POSTAGE paperback*, a very good ex-library copy. ‘A Special Research Report’ (*Please ignore the default postal figure and note that POSTAGE AND PACKING on this book will be LOW.) (Book ref. 102430) £15.00
BOW AND ARROW WAR
2006, Brewin Books, , 1858582806,102pp, 26 b/w photos & illustrations, New, , CARD The story of a 19 year old who joined the strangely named First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) then trained as a radar mechanic during World War II. From 1943 she was a radar maintenance officer on London gun-sites and gives a detailed account of life in the Little Blitz of Autumn, 1943 to May, 1944. There is a lively description of the gun sites and the people who worked on them. She writes of the difficulties of planning and execution, and praises the men who worked in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) workshops. (Book ref. 33141-01) £12.59
Hydroplanes and hovercraft.
London, Frederick Muller, 1962. 1st edition. The Mechanical Age Library. V.G. in dustwrapper, slightly worn around the edges and soiled on back, but not priceclipped. (Book ref. 993) £5.00
Modern Petrol Engines with Special Reference to Automobile, Aircraft and Stationary Types
London: Chapman & Hall Ltd., 1955. 2nd Edition Revised. Cloth. Very Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo This book is written for the designer, engineer, draughtsman and student and is concerned mainly with the automobile, aircraft and stationary high-speed petrol engine, and it deals with the basic theoretical principles, experimental results and practical accounts of such engines. 564 clean unmarked pages, 339 figs., appendix - a table of data for determining radiator suitability, six pages of references and an index. The hardback red cloth cover has some fading to the spine but still has clear gilt titles. (Book ref. 040710) £25.00
Machinery Yellow Back Series No.22: Junior Draughtsman's Textbook: The Theory and Practice of Mechanical Draughtsmanship
London: The Machinery Publishing Co Ltd, 1956. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Revised edition, 72 pages, 39 diagrams, index, no previous owner markings. (Book ref. 5806) £6.00
Broaches: design, manufacture, application
The Machinery Publishing Co., 1936. First English Edition. Hardcover. Fair with no dust jacket. Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, spine has been neatly rebacked and matching endpapers professionally replaced, library 'Withdrawn' stamp on the verso of the title page, no inscriptions. 150 pages, many illustrations, appendices, index (Book ref. 36070) £40.00