MONEY FOR NOTHING AND YOUR PROPERTY FOR FREE
Andy Shaw 2007 reprint 3rd edition S/Back pictorial covers Good some edgewear & creases to covers page edges grubby 512pp 9 x 6 835g The psychology of UK property investing and how to create money the easy way. (Book ref. 27124) £8.95
THE COMPLETE GUDE TO PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT FOR THE THE SMALL INVESTOR
Kogan Page 2006 first S/Back pictorial covers VG some edgewear & creases to covers 300pp 9 x 6 485g In recent years property development is something that more and more people have taken an interest in.This book addresses practical , how to aspectes of property development as well as hoe to make a profit from your investment, It includes sections n how to choose a development , arranging finance/mortgage/obtaining planning permission/presenting your property to let/sell and property rentals. (Book ref. 27123) £6.95
PROPERTY LADDER : THE DEVELOPERS BIBLE
Cassell 2005 reprint VG/VG some edgewear 220pp 10 x 7.5 1005g Tapping into first hand experience and offering advice on everything from finding out if you need planning permission to sourcing quality materials and reliable workmen, Sarah Beeny presents an inclusive guide to every aspect of property development and management. The book will enable you to draw up detailed plans and contracts, have the confidence to deal with plumbers, builders and architects and judge whether you have what it takes to become a property developer. Due to the weight of this book there will be additional postage charges. (Book ref. 27120) £8.00
Practical Science for Plumbers, Engineers, Students, Etc;
London, Batsford, 1903; 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. ix, 217pp with 127 illustrations plus 14pp publishers catalogue. Navy covers with bright gilt lettering. A series of short chapters on Physics, Metals, Hydraulics, Heat and Temperature, etc. Showing their Application to the Problems of Practical Work. (Book ref. 15304) £20.00
National Registration of Plumbers Reports. 1890 -- 1903;
Edinburgh, Darien Press, 1903; Hardback. Very good condition. Bound Copies of The National Registration and Training of Plumbers. Includes: Proceedings of the First & Congress of the District Councils of Scotland Held at Edinburgh On 31st July and 1st August 1890 , Reports for 1891: Historical Sketch of Drainage in Great Britain by William Bruce, 1893 : A Lecture on The Relative Illuminating Value of Coal Gas by W. Ivison Macadam, 1893 : Ventilation. A Lecture by W. Paton Buchan, 1895 : Thirty Year's Sanitary Progress in Edinburgh by Baillie James Pollard plus fold-out Maps. Illustrated throughout with diagrams & tables . Strongly bound in half-leather with marbled boards. 5 Raised bands on spine with gilt tooling, red leather title label. (Book ref. 15757) £178.00
Confessions of a Plumber's Mate
London: Futura, 1975. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 0860071987 Classic English pulp erotica of the 1970s. (Book ref. 018586) £6.00
Electric Wiring and Fitting for Plumbers and Gasfitters.
London:Scott, Greenwood & Son, 1908 8vo Cloth 1st. Edn. Illus. viii, 160 [Advts] pp. Covers dull;head and tail of backstrip rubbed; library label verso f. cover; f. hinge strained; stamp prelims and later;; ink no's on title page; shelf no's on backstrip; stain to upper margin first few leaves; possibly lacks frontis. (Book ref. 37887) £12.00
The gentleman and tradesman’s compleat assistant ; or, the whole art of measuring and estimating, made easy … Part I … the names and exact prices of all artificers work in general, relating to building, viz. such as bricklakers, carpenters, joiners, carvers, plaisterers, painters, masons, plumbers, glaziers, slaters, paviours, smiths, &c. Part II … the method of squaring dimensions, or measuring the said artificers works at large, thro’ all their various branches, both by cross multiplication and inspectionary tables, to the extent of an hundred feet square, including tables, which shew the number of squares, square yards, and also the square root of any number of feet, &c. whatsoever required. Part III … geometrical definitions of lines, angles, &c. with the most useful and necessary problems, or the rudiments of practical geometry, mensuration of superficies, &c … an appendix, containing a plan and elevation of a house, with the dimensions accurately figured of the true proportioning the several stories, and the members thereto belonging; with a sketch of some very good mouldings … with several useful tables, viz. the scantling of timber, annuities upon lives, and the purchasing and valuing of freehold and leasehold estates … a table shewing how much in length of any board, plank, pane of glass, pavement, or the like, makes a foot square ; the breadth thereof being given … made perfectly easy and intelligible to the meanest capacity. Illustrated with copper-plates. By J. Leadbeater, and assistants.
London : Printed for A. Webley, in Holborn, near Chancery-Lane; and W. Todd, in Adam and Eve Court, near Wells-Street, Oxford Road,, 1770 With engraved frontispiece and 3 plates (2 folding), pp viii, 263, (5, adverts for architectural books printed for and sold by A. Webley), 8vo, original unlettered sheep, title-page lightly soiled, the binding worn and rubbed, upper joint cracked and lower board loose, short tear in one plate without loss, a little dusty but otherwise a very good copy inscribed "John Barnard / his book / December 26, 1772" and also by Thomas Butcher and John Butcher dated 1796. RIBA 1787. Harris 481. ESTC has 8 copies : Lbal, L, E, Lria : NNC-A, NcD, DeWint, NjP. The last of three editions : first published 1768 by Webley, Todd and Turpin. The 'second editon’ was published in 1769 by Webley and Todd alone, though that was really a reissue of the sheets of the first edition with a cancel title-leaf. This third edition carries an additional third plate - in this present copy this plate is well-margined and is clearly unnumbered. 1770 (Book ref. 15832) £450.00
The instructor; or, Young man’s best companion. Containing spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetic, in an easier way than any yet published. Instructions to write variety of hands, with copies. How to write letters on business or friendship; forms of indenture, bonds, bills of sale, receipts, wills, leases, releases, &c. Merchants accounts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the product, counties, and market-towns in England and Wales, and a list of fairs according to the new style. The method of measuring carpenters, joiners, sawyers, bricklayers, plasterers, plumbers, masons, glasiers, and painters work. How to undertake each work, and at what price; the rates of each commodity, and the common wages of journeymen, with the description of Gunter’s line, and Goggeshall’s sliding-rule, the practical gauger made easy; the art of dialling, and how to erect and fix dials; with instructions for dying, colouring, and making colours; and some general observations for gardening every month in the year. To which are added, The family’s best companion; and a compendium of geography and astronomy. Also, some useful interest-tables.
21st ed. Edinburgh: Printed by A. Donaldson, 1767. 12mo, xii, 382p + plates, final advert leaf. Orig. full leather, but very worn and scuffed. Title is first page of text, and is very dust soiled, as is final page. Occasional ink marks, dust soiling and staining through text. Plate of geometrical shapes is lacking outside half. lightly worn. A sound but worn copy. (Book ref. wb9448) £40.00
A BILL (as amended by the Standing Committee) for the NATIONAL REGISTRATION of PLUMBERS.
London: House of Commons, 1897. 14pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 249. Plumbers Registration. Ordered by The House of Commonms to be printed 13 May 1897. * Together with earlier Bill of the Parliamentary session. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 156867) £10.00
"David & Charles PLC 1972" "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition.No dust jacket.This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.No dust jacket., 400gram" (Book ref. 2650406) £4.74
A BILL intituled an ACT for the REGISTRATION of PLUMBERS.
London: House of Commons, 1902. i pp Mmemorandum + 3pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 129. Plumbers Registration (H.L.). Brought from the Lords 19 March 1902. A clean copy. (Book ref. 156047) £10.00
BUILDING CRAFTSMEN in late medieval York
University of York, 1983 Borthwick Papers 63 Pamphlet with card cover, wire stitched. Size: 205x145mm. 48 pages with notes and a table. As New wires still bright. An account of the craftsmen their terms and conditions; their place in the regional economy. (Book ref. 7606) £4.00
Plumbers in Unity:
. Hardback. History of the Plumbing Trades Union 1865-1965. 184pp, 12 plates (1965). VG (Book ref. HALL217851) £45.00
A BILL for the NATIONAL REGISTRATION of PLUMBERS.
London: House of Commons, 1895. i pp Mmemorandum + 12pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 68. Plumbers Registration. Ordered by The House of Commonms to be printed 8 February 1895. A clean copy. (Book ref. 155614) £8.00
A Plumber's Pastime: Photographs of Victorian Life in the West of Scotland
Burnley: Turner & Earnshaw Ltd, . First Edition. Yellow card cover. G: in Good condition without dust jacket as issued. 84pp :: Numerous b/w photographic illustrations :: 190mm x 210mm (7" x 8") (Book ref. h1578) £6.60
Six CONFESSIONS books: CONFESSIONS OF A GYM MISTRESS; CONFESSIONS OF A LADY COURIER; CONFESSIONS OF A NIGHT NURSE; CONFESSIONS FROM A NUDIST COLONY; CONFESSIONS OF A PLUMBER'S MATE; CONFESSIONS FROM THE CLINK ... 5 Futura paperbacks & 1 Sphere
Published by Futura, London (5), and Sphere, London (1), 1974 to 1976. Six standard paperbacks. VG or better condition except Nudist Colony which has a creased cover. Total weight 1000g. (Book ref. 8474) £19.50
ILLUSTRATED TRADE CATALOGUE OF PLUMBERS' BRASSWORK, WATER WASTE PREVENTORS, RADIATOR STEAM VALVES, COPPER TUBE & FITTINGS.
Bournemouth: H. Pearson, 1945 An exceptionally fascinating, lavishly illustrated Plumbers Trade Catalogue that, I believe, dates from 1945, and bears the name of "H. Pearson" printed on the spine, as well as "H. Pearson, Manufacturers' Agent, 100, Bellevue Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth" on the front cover. 352 pages in all. Light marks to rear cover, small bumps to corners, outline of rusted paper clip on fep, absolute minimal foxing to eps, overall condition has to be Very Good. (Book ref. 175) £30.00
Builders ` & Plumbers` Materials genearal catalogue No 200 Fireplaces Sanitary Ware general builders` materials
Rownson, Drew And Clydesdale ltd 1934 First edition, Pp, v, 422. 8vo, Bound in original black cloth with grey titles.Illustrated throughout. Boards faded, rubbed to outer edges .Spine split 1cm to top edge. Contents V.G (Book ref. 13762) £28.00
Steels of Sunderland Ltd. Plumbers Catalogue No. 101. 1960
Sunderland: Steels Ltd, 1960. Red hardback cloth cover. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. 611pp :: 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6") (Book ref. e0805) £26.00