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Pocket Transistor Radio Repairs (SCARCE 1977 FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Sinclair, Ian Robertson

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Greystone Books
Published
1977
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Very Good
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780852425695
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$38.28

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Watford, Hertfordshire: Fountain Press, 1977. VG. First edition, first printing. Paperback. (viii),56pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and circuit diagrams. An authoritative guide to repairing pocket transistor radios. A very good copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. First edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very Good.
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Fifty Years In Power: The Golden Anniversary Of Petbow Limited 1932-1982 (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Ridout, John (Compiler); Brigg, Barry (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780946278022
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$17.09

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London: Yeoman, 1982. NrF. First edition. No d/w, (as published). Profusely illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Sandwich, Kent based generator manufacturing company, Petbow Limited. A near fine copy of the UNCOMMON first edition. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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250 Years Of Steam (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Bloom, Alan

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780437014009
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$38.28

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Tadworth, Surrey: World's Work, 1981. VG+/VG+. First edition in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ALAN BLOOM, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Good wishes from/Alan Bloom'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. An excellent study and history over 250 years of the steam engine in all its forms; marine, railway, agricultural, road vehicles, steam rollers,… Read more
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A Brief History Of The Future: The Origins Of The Internet (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, SECOND IMPRESSION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Naughton, John

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Greystone Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Second Impression
ISBN
9780297643302
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$24.61

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1999. Fine/Fine. First edition, second impression (same year as first impression) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Best wishes/John Naughton'. An attempt to rescue the Internet from the condescension of posterity, to celebrate the engineers and scientists who created it and to explain the… Read more
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The History And Development Of Typewriters (SCARCE 1948 EDITION WITH MINOR CORRECTIONS AND AMENDMENTS)

by Richards, G Tilghman

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Greystone Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1948 Corrected And Amended Edition
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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1948. VG. 1948 corrected and amended edition. Paperback. 56pp. Profusely illustrated with twenty photographs and eighteen line-drawings. An outline of the history and development of the typewriter with reference to the National Collection, and descriptions of the exhibits: prior to 1830 and up to the 1930s. Some rusting to staples; corner creasing to some pages;… Read more
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A Simple History Of The Steam Engine (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Storer, J D

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Greystone Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780212983568
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$38.28

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London: John Baker, 1969. VG+/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped, with publisher's decimal currency price sticker on front flap. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on title-page. Signing reads, 'J D Storer/30 June 2002'. Profusely illustrated with 44 photographs and 68 line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of steam engines by J D Storer (1928-2017). Explains the… Read more
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Railway Life At Ashford: The Railway Works In Peace And War (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Turner, Gordon et al

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Greystone Books
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780955706608
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$51.95

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Ashford, Kent: Privately Published, 2007. NrF/NrF. First edition in d/w price clipped. Only 1000 copies were published. Illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Ashford Railway Works in Kent from its nineteenth century beginnings until its closure in 1984. Will interest transport and local historians. With Appendixes and Bibliography. A near fine copy, in a near fine… Read more
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A View Of Ansty 1935-1982 (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Williams, David E

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Greystone Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781872922126
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$34.18

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Derby, England: Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust, 1998. Fine. First edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 131pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Rolls-Royce company, its products, people and diversification while sited at Ansty from 1935 to 1982. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR..… Read more
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Some Outstanding Clocks Over Seven Hundred Years 1250-1950 (HARDBACK NEW LIMITED AND NUMBERED EDITION IN SCARCE DUSTWRAPPER)

by Lloyd, H Alan

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
New Limited And Numbered Edition
ISBN
9780907462040
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$51.95

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Woodbridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors' Club, 1981. VG+/VG. New limited and numbered edition in clear cellophane d/w not price clipped. This being number 955 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. Bound in simulated brown suede lettered gilt on spine and front cover. Profusely illustrated with over 200 photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of antiquarian horology from 1250… Read more
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The History Of 1708 And The Midland Open Cab 0-6-0 Tanks (SCARCE FIRST EDITION)

by Summerson, S

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Greystone Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.51

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The 1708 Locomotive Preservation Trust, 1979. VG. First edition. Stapled booklet. 16pp.Illustrated with photographs. A history of locomotive 1708 and the Midland open cab 0-6-0 tanks. Some dusting to covers; else a very good copy of the SCARCE first edition. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. First Edition. Stapled Booklet. Very Good.
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The Four-Masted Barque (HARDBACK REVISED EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Bowness, Edward

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Greystone Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780852424612
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$17.09

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Kings Langley, Hertfordshire: Model & Allied Publications, 1976. VG+/VG+. Revised edition in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings, some pull-out. A well-researched and authoritative study of how to make model four-masted barques. Some spotting to edges; d/w has some minor rubbing; else a very good plus copy, in a very good plus d/w, of the revised… Read more
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The Tunnel: The Story Of The Channel Tunnel 1802-1994 (FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Hunt, Donald

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Greystone Books
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781897817353
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$20.51

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Upton-Upon-Severn, Worcestershire: Images, 1994. NrF. First edition, first printing. Large paperback. 285pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Channel Tunnel projects from 1802 to 1994. With Appendixes, Chronology, Bibliography and Index. A near fine copy of the 1994 first paperback edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. First edition, First … Read more
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Radio! Radio! (UNCOMMON NUMBERED HARDBACK REVISED SECOND EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hill, Jonathan

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Greystone Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Numbered Revised Second Edition
ISBN
9780951144824
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$34.18

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Bampton, Devon: Sunrise Press, 1993. VG+/VG+. Numbered revised second edition in d/w not price clipped. This being number 851. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Profusely illustrated with nearly 1,000 photographs. A well-researched and authoritative history and study of the development of the wireless set from its experimental beginnings in Victorian England, through the foundation of… Read more
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Inspiring Designers: A Sourcebook (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Rodgers, Paul

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Greystone Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781904772002
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London: Black Dog, 2004. VG+. First edition, first printing. Large paperback. SIGNED BY PAUL RODGERS, without dedication or inscription on front endpaper. 334pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative sourcebook which provides an insight into the minds of eighteen of the world's most distinguished designers. A very good plus copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED… Read more
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Project Vitra: Sites, Products, Authors, Museum, Collections, Signs (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, SECOND CORRECTED PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Windlin, Cornel and Fehlbaum, Rolf (Editors)

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Second Corrected Printing
ISBN
9783764385934
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$47.85

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Basel, Germany: Birkhauser, 2008. Fine/Fine. First edition, second corrected printing in d/w. Profusely illustrated with 992 illustrations, 795 in colour. This is the first comprehensive, illustrated volume about Vitra's pioneering work with designers and architects from around the globe. It traces the company's evolution, from its early collaboration with George Nelson and George and Ray Eamesin the 1950s, right through… Read more
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Winding, Warping And Weaving Machinery (SCARCE 1912 HARDBACK EDITION)

by Staff Of George Hattersley & Sons Limited

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Greystone Books
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1912 Edition
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Keighley, Yorkshire: George Hattersley & Sons , 1912. VG. 1912 edition. No d/w; now protected by an archival, acetate, clear d/w. Blue cloth lettered black on front cover and spine. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A trade catalogue for George Hattersley & Sons Limited who were a textile machinery manufacturer, founded in 1789 and defunct in 1983. Two catalogues… Read more
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Pharos: The Lighthouse Yesterday Today And Tommow (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Sutton-Jones, Kenneth

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780859551182
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Salisbury, Wiltshire: Michael Russell, 1985. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of all aspects of lighthouses from the earliest times, the technological changes and a look into future trends. With Index. Some previous owner… Read more
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Tablet Making (SCARCE 1949 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Little, Arthur and Mitchell, K A

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Greystone Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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Liverpool: Northern Publishing, 1949. VG. First edition, first printing. No d/w. Illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative study of the machinery and manufacture of tablets used in the pharmaceutical, food and manufacturing industries. With Glossary and Index. Single entry in blank 'Notes' pages at rear of book; small area of surface loss to spine; else a very good copy… Read more
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Steam Trapping And Air Venting (SCARCE HARDBACK REVISED THIRD EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Northcroft, L G

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Greystone Books
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Third Edition
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London: Hutchinson, 1952. VG+/VG. Revised third edition in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of steam traps and steam trapping and air venting methods. With Appendixes and Index. D/w has small losses to head and tail of spine and corners of the d/w; d/w front fold flap has a tear at the fold;… Read more
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The Friction Coefficient For Circular Pipes At Turbulent Flow (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Finniecome, J R

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Greystone Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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Manchester: Emmott, 1954. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with graphs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of the friction coefficient for circular pipes at turbulent flow. An important reference for all engineers who are concerned with the conveyance of fluids by means of pipes. With Bibliography and Index. Some fading to bottom edges… Read more
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