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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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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1954. Cover: red cloth with gilt titles. Small stain to foot of spine and small sunning to head of spine rear corner. Light foxing to head edge and faint few only to fore-edge. Tiny name stamp to head ffep and booksellers sticker to bottom. Light old faded foxing splotches to title page otherwise clean content, b/w illustrations, binding tight. 249p Dj: moderate foxing (mostly to rear jacket), light sunning to spine. Head & foot of spine with thin wear, small tears and chips. Head of spine missing 2 x 1 cm and small open piece missing. Head edge with some small tears and chips.. First Edition. Hb. VG/VG.

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Bookseller
BOOKMARK Ltd NZ (NZ)
Bookseller Inventory #
030478
Title
Slide Rule: The Autobiography of an Engineer
Author
Shute, Nevil
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG
Jacket condition
VG
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Heinemann Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1954
Bookseller catalogs
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