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SLIDE RULE the autobiography of an Engineer

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SLIDE RULE the autobiography of an Engineer

by SHUTE Nevil

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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London: Heinemann, 1954 Heinemann 1954 reprint (third printing) hardback in good dust jacket with complete split down the joint between the rear panel and the spine and a split along bottom half of the front joint. minor chipping at the head and tail as well, inside the fep has owners name and booksellers stamp. Shute writes of his involvement in the airship R100 among other things, top edge a little dusty.. reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

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Bookseller
Fortuna Books NZ (NZ)
Bookseller Inventory #
000625
Title
SLIDE RULE the autobiography of an Engineer
Author
SHUTE Nevil
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Heinemann
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1954
Keywords
R 100 airship aviation engineering airship dirigible
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About Fortuna Books

Est 1999 e.v. and specialising in the occult, new age and metaphysics as well as religion and mythology, we also stock general fiction and non-fiction. Our shop which was upstairs in the Olympia Building, accessed via Shand's Emporium, was lost in the 2012 earthquakes, and we are currently mail order only.

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tail
The heel of the spine.
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]

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