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Locomotive Engine Driving.  A Practical Manual for Engineers in Charge of Locomotive Engines
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Locomotive Engine Driving. A Practical Manual for Engineers in Charge of Locomotive Engines

By Michael Reynolds

London : Crosby, Lockwood & Co, 1878. 3rd Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 5.5" X 7.5. A comprehensive guide to the steam railway locomotive and how to drive it. Down to some of the engineering calculations employed in steam locomotive construction. This is the third, enlarged edition. A slightly tired copy. Shows signs of reading and external wear. Both the front and rear free ends papers have been removed, this has weakened the hinges to expose the linen but they are still holding. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$27.12

Brunel, the GWR & Bristol
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Brunel, the GWR & Bristol

Weybridge: Ian Allan, 1985. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11. A book that explores the relationships between engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the city of Bristol and the great Western Railway. A clean and sound copy with just a little wear to the corners. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$1.03

My Years With General Motors
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My Years With General Motors

By Alfred P Sloan Jr.

London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1965. Hardcover. Good/Fair. The author tells how he joined General motors in 1918 and two years later assumed joint control of the car manufacturer and had to radically reorganize the business to avoid bankruptcy. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers but with clean pages in a sound binding. the dust wrapper is worn and has evidence of staining from coffee cups or similar. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$12.89

The Amateur's Lathe
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The Amateur's Lathe

By Lawrence H Sparey

London : George Newnes, 1954. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good/Poor. 6" x 9. This well established book helps the amateur get the most out of the home metal cutting lathe. one of the best guides for setting up. The book is generally clean and sound although the dust wrapper has wear, tears, folds and some loss and is now protected. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$7.73

Formulaire Pratique A L'Usage Des Mecaniciens et Outilleurs par I.P.Adam
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Formulaire Pratique A L'Usage Des Mecaniciens et Outilleurs par I.P.Adam

Issy-Les-Moulineaux, France: Editions Adam, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. A comprehensive selection of engineering formulas In French / En Francais. 14th Edition. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.55

Diesel Vehicles: Operation, Maintenance and Repair
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Diesel Vehicles: Operation, Maintenance and Repair

By Camm F J

London: George Newnes Ltd, 1946. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 5.5" X 7.5. The book contains b/w photographs and many excellent diagrams on the maintenance of compression ignition engines for road vehicles. A worn copy with a lean to the binding and some fading to the blue cloth covered boards. It has clean pages. No dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email us with your questions.

$5.36

Sheffield Steel
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Sheffield Steel

By K C Barraclough

Shewffield: Sheffield City Museums, 1989. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 7" x 9. A well-illustrated history of steel production in he Yorkshire city of Sheffield famous for its knives / cutlery / flatware. In clean and sound condition although there is the name of a previous owner at the head of the first page. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$4.95

Prime Movers for Generation of Electricity (B) Medium Speed Diesel Generating Sets  (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 1 Part 2)
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Prime Movers for Generation of Electricity (B) Medium Speed Diesel Generating Sets (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 1 Part 2)

By D A Gillespie, K W M Cockburn, P J Taylor and W L Thomas

London: The Institute of Marine Engineers, 2000. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A text book on Diesel generator sets for ships. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Some evidence of reading but still clean and sound. Please note that there is a typing error on the cover of the book, as published, where it refers to "Steam Turbines" instead of "Medium Speed Diesel generating Sets". All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$27.12

Ship's Gear:  A Review of Deck Machinery (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 2 Part 16)
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Ship's Gear: A Review of Deck Machinery (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 2 Part 16)

By D H Beattie and W M Somerville

London: The Institute of Marine Engineers, 2000. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A technical text book on winches, cranes etc for ships. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Some evidence of reading but still clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.78

Boiler Management Maintenance and Inspection.  A Handbook for Boiler Owners and Boiler Attendants
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Boiler Management Maintenance and Inspection. A Handbook for Boiler Owners and Boiler Attendants

By H C Armstrong and C V Lewis

London: Charles Griffin & Company Limited, 1952. 3rd Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 7.5. A 1952 Third Edition copy of this useful guide for owners and operators of steam boilers. In clean and sound condition but lacking its dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$20.35

Michael Faraday
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Michael Faraday

By Harry Sootin

London : Blackie, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. A biography of one of Britain's great chemists and physicists responsible for a lot of developments in electrical engineering and he gives his name to the unit of capacitance, the Farad. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and a protected dust jacket. Some discolouration to the dust jacket otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with any questions.

$12.89

Teach Yourself Books: Horology
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Teach Yourself Books: Horology

By Donald De Carle

London: The English Universities Press Ltd, 1973. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. A useful guide to understanding clock and watch construction and repair. Shows some reading wear but still in clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with any questions.

$11.53

Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World.  Volume 2
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Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World. Volume 2

By Brian Loomes

London : N.A.G. Press Ltd., 1978. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 5.5" x 9. Names and locations of watch and clock makers around the world who were active from the from 1825 to 1880. This is the companion volume to Baille's work originally published in 1929. This is the 1978 reprint A clean and sound copy although there is some wear to the dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email with your questions

$7.12

The Medieval Clock of Salisbury Cathedral.  It's History, Restoration and Method of Operation
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The Medieval Clock of Salisbury Cathedral. It's History, Restoration and Method of Operation

By Anthony J Duley

Salisbury: Friends of salisbury Cathedral, 1973. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. This booklet charts the history and operation of this clock on display in Salisbury cathedral which is thought to date from 1386 and could possibly be one of the earliest machines in the World which is in working order. Shows some signs of wear and handling but is still sound and free from annotations. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$20.35

Mechanical Properties of Non-Metallic Brittle Materials
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Mechanical Properties of Non-Metallic Brittle Materials

By W H Walton

London : Butterworths Scientific Publications, 1958. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6.5" x 10. Proceedings of the 1958 London Conference organized by the Mining Research Establishment of the National Coal Board in consultation with the Building Research Station. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Generally clean and sound and with a protected dust wrapper which has been taped down inside the boards. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions. A slightly heavier book.

$13.55

The Modern Diesel.  High Speed Compression Ignition Oil Engines & their Fuel Injection Systems for Road & Rail Transport, Aircraft & Marine Work
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The Modern Diesel. High Speed Compression Ignition Oil Engines & their Fuel Injection Systems for Road & Rail Transport, Aircraft & Marine Work

London UK: Iliffe and Sons Ltd, 1946. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Good. 4.5" x 7. A clean and tidy 10th edition of this popular handbook from the early days of compression ignition engines with many Black and White illustrations and drawings. A guide ot the compression ignition engines being manufactured at the time of publication in Britain. Many pages of period advertising at rear of the book. Some spotting. The dust wrapper is worn and shows signs of handling. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.57

Porsche 924 and Turbo 1976-85 Owner's Workshop Manual 1984cc (Service & repair manuals)  Haynes Manual 397
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Porsche 924 and Turbo 1976-85 Owner's Workshop Manual 1984cc (Service & repair manuals) Haynes Manual 397

By Haynes, J. H.; Lipton, Charles

Sparkford, Yeovil UK: Haynes Manuals , 1988. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11. A laminated hardcover owner's workshop manual for this classic car. In clean and sound condition, although the page edges are yellowed through sunning. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$16.28

James Booth.  Brass & Copper.  Tables of Weights & Gauges.  Publication No. 16.  November 1948
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James Booth. Brass & Copper. Tables of Weights & Gauges. Publication No. 16. November 1948

By Not credited

Nechells, Birmingham 7: James Booth & Co Ltd, 1948. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 9.5. A book of tables for the engineer showing the relationships between wire gauges, metal gauges, weights, dimensions etc. (e.g. weight per linear foot of hexagonal brass rod for making nuts!) A wealth of information. Some signs of reading / wear, particularly to the edges, otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$6.78

Prickwillow Drainage Engine Museum.  An Illustrated Guide
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Prickwillow Drainage Engine Museum. An Illustrated Guide

By David Barham

Prickwillow Museum Trust, 1998. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A stapled guide book to a museum devoted to preserving the internal combustion engines / pumps used to drain the area of lowland in eastern England known as The Fens. Generally clean and sound although there is a small stain externally to the cover (0.5" x 1"). All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$6.78

Ransome's Steam Engines
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Ransome's Steam Engines

By Beaumont, Anthony

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1972. Hardcover. Good/Good. 7.5" x 10. A well illustrated account of the steam engines built by the Ipswich firm of Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Top corner of front free end paper cut away sipne of dust wrapper is faded through sunning. Some evidence of reading but still clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$2.71

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