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Washington D.C: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1866. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fair. Single volume only. Octavo, 9" tall, brown cloth, 531 ages, (all illustrations--no text), brown cloth. Fair overall, with general shelf wear, cloth frayed at top and bottom of the backstrip, fore-corners worn through to boards, hinges cracked, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, BUT the… Read more
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Scientific American ; April 15, 1893; volume LXVIIi (68), number 15; New York Tennis and Racquet Club (cover illustration);Notes from the Columboan Exposition; The Steam Man ; etc

by Munn & Co. (editors); Daniel F. Comstock, Helen Luken Jones, W.G. Fitz Gerald et al

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: Munn and Company, 1893. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Single original issue with covers and ads. Does not include 'Supplement' issue. Folio, 16" tall, pages 225 to 240 (16 total), black and white, self wraps--Battleship Petropavlovsk (front), multiple small ads (back), wire saddle stitch. A soft cover magazine, very good overall, clean, with… Read more
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Washington D.C: George W. Bowman, Printer, 1860. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fair. Single volume, sold as an original reference copy only only. Octavo, 9" tall, viii + 590 pages, 2 illustrated frontispieces, blindstamped brown cloth with gilt titles. A fair copy overall, exterior cloth significantly chipped at all edges, binding broken, scattered foxing throughout, though most of the… Read more
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A Short Short Story of Piston Rings: a difficult engineering problem, simply presented

by Simplex Products Corporation

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Published
?
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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Cleveland, Ohio: Simplex Products Corporation, ?. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Pamphlet. Oblong octavo, 8 1/2" tall x 5 1/4" wide, 16 pages black and white intertextual illustrations, wire side stitch, stiff wraps. A very good clean soft cover over all with light shelf wear, light exterior soiling, paper lightly yellowed.
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New York, New York: American Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1937. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Near fine. Pamphlet, 12mo, 7 1/2" tall, 48 pages with black and white illustration, wire saddle-stich, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover pamphlet.
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$14.50
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Lancaster, PA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1946. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 9" tall, [4] + pages 145 to 284, stiff gray printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover periodical over all with minor shelf wear, binding tight, BUT paper yellowed.
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The Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings No. 2; April, 1897; Mechanical Propulsion on Canals

by Leslie S. Robinson

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Published
1897
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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London, England: The Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 1897. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, pages 149 to 232 (article complete) + plates 28 to 45; stiff printed wraps. This copy contains the complete article by Robinson but lacks the additional editorial material (several memoirs klisted on the cover). As is, in good condition, cover… Read more
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An Inexpensive Economical Solar Heating System for Homes: NASA Technical Memorandum (NASA TM X-3294)

by Johnny W. Allred, Joseph M. Shinn, Jr., Cecil E. Kirby, and Sheridan R. Barringer

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Washington D.C: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1976. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Quarto, 10 1/2" tall, iii + 56 pages, blue wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover first edition with generally minor shelf wear and slight exterior color fading to the wraps; interior fine
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Power Press Brake Dies (catalog D-50)

by The Cyril Bath Company

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Published
c. 1961
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Cleveland, Ohio: The Cyril Bath Company, c. 1961. First Edition. Wire spiral-bound. Very good. Oblong octavo, 48 pages with intertextual illustrations, spiral wire binding, stiff illustrated covers. A very good copy overall with moderate shelf wear, cover rubbed and slightly soiled, binding solid, paper slightly yellowed, pages thumb tabbed. This copy includes a few extra related sheeets laid… Read more
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Drawing Room Kinks (The Hill Kink Books)

by F. H. Colvin and F.A Stanley

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Published
1908
Condition
Very good
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New York, New York: Hill Publishing, 1908. Decorative Cloth. Very good. 16mo, 6 1/4" tall, 113 pages + ads; white titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, cover and spine titles faded; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.
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Alternative Sources of Energy: practical technology and philosophy for a decentralized society

by Sandy Eccli (editor)

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Published
1978
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Very Good -
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New York, New York: Continuum / Seabury Press, 1978. Paperback--trade. Very Good -. Folio, 15 1/2" tall, 279 pages on newsprint (similar to the Whole Earth Catalog), stiff illustrated wraps. A very good minus, clean, solid soft cover with moderate shelf wear and the primary defect of yellowing to the cheap newsprint paper. Still sturdy and useful.
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How Virtual Reality Works

by Joshua Eddings; illustrated by Pamela Drury Wattenmaker; edited by Linda Jacobson

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781562762308
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Emeryville, CA: ZD: Ziff-Davis Publishin, 1994. First Edition. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine. Quarto 11 1/3" tall, xii + 155 pages with intertextal color illustration throughout; still illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.
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Rational Typewriting: a new idea in teaching touch typewriting [typing]

by Ida McLenen Cutler and Rupert P. SoRelle

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Published
1902
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago, Illinois: Gregg Publishing, 1902. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Quarto, 10 1/3" tall, 126 pages, gilt titles on blue cloth. A good original hard cover over all with significant shelf wear, spine cloth frayed at top and bottom edges, fore-corner tips rubbed; binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with an inscription from a previous owner on the front… Read more
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Hydraulic Laboratory Practice: comprising a translation, revised to 1929, of Die Wasserbaulaboratorien Europas; published in 1926 by Verein Deutscher Ingenieure; including also descriptions of other European and American laboratories and notes on the Theory of Experiments with Models

by John R. Freeman (editor); Conrad Matschoss, Hubert Engels, Richard Winkel, Max Moller, Theodor Rehbock , Hans Krey, Et al

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York, New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1929. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Quarto, 11 3/4" tall, vii + 868 pages with intertextual black and white illustration, gilt titles on dark green cloth. A very good, sturdy hard cover overall with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, and with minor dampstaining to the bottom… Read more
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Fix your Volkswagen

by Jud Purvis

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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South Holland, Illinois: Goodheart-Willcox, 1962. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 208 pages, brown titles on tan cloth. A very good, sturding hard cover with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but some slight soiling (dirty hands from a fix in progress???) to the endpapers and fore-edges. Without dust… Read more
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Plastics In Practice: a handbook of product applications

by John Sasso and Michael A. Brown jr

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1945. First Edition. Decorative Boards. Very Good -. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 185 pages, gilt titles on maroon cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but with a previous owner's name as well as significant… Read more
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Civil Aeronautics Manual 18 : Maintenance, repair and alteration of certificated aircraft, aircraft engines, propellers and instruments

by U.S. Department of Commerce / Civil Aeronautics Administration

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Washington D.C: U.S. Department of Commerce, 1941. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. As amended June 1, 1941. Quarto, 10 1/2" tall, 18 + 123 + 44 pages, wire side stitch (with three binder holes also), stiff brown printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat original edition with minor shelf wear, light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper… Read more
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The Science of Burning Liquid Fuel: a practical book for practical men

by William Newton Best

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Published
1913
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: William Newton Best, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, [xii] + 159 pages, gilt titles on maroon boards. A good hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear BUT cloth dampstained at the margins, spine cloth faded, and both hinges have been broken and repaired; internal binding solid, paper clean and… Read more
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New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1928. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xi + 236 pages, green cloth. A good sturdy hard cover reference copy over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with a previous owner's name on the front endpaper
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Fix your Chevrolet (V* and 6) 1976 to 1966

by Bill Toboldt

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine/
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870062063
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South Holland, Illinois: Goodheart-Willcox, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 368 pages, illustrated boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.
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