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New Horizons in Industrial Engineering: Region II Conference American Institute of Industrial Engineers

By Selig, Seymour M. & Morton Ettelstein Eds.

Baltimore & London : Spartan Books & Cleaver-Hume Press , 1963. First printing. 232 pp., photos, graphs, diagrams, octavo format in blue hardcovers, dust jacket. Nearly Fine text with no real flaws, no names. Dust jacket has moderate edge-wear, tears and chips. Still a decent copy of this rare book on the subject. . 1st. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Practical Spinning on the Bradford System

By Beevers, H. F.T.I.

London: Textile Machinery Series / National Trade Press , 1954. First printing. 151 pp., many photos and diagrams, small hardcover in yellow cloth, dust jacket. Text is Nearly Fine with no owner's marks, almost no wear, firm binding. Dust jacket is not price-clipped, just some edge-wear and a few short closed tears. A superb copy of this scarce book. NOT ex-library. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Canadian Advanced Question Bank: Advanced Amateur Certificate of Proficiency

By Canadian Radio Relay League

Canadian Radio Relay League No date, circa 1980s. 105 pp. + circuit schematics and blank multiple choice sheets, oversized white softcover, stapled with 3-hole punches. Very Good with no marks or other serious flaws.. Paperback. Very Good.


Original Amsler-Planimeter (German Manual)

By Alfred J. Amsler

Schaffhausen, Switzerland: Alfred J. Amsler & Co. , 1947. First printing, text is in German. 28 pp., 18 illustrations (mostly photos), table, octavo format in original orange softcovers. Laid in: two contemporary items. One is a simple blueprint of a planimter labelled "No. 600 Heim Birka 7-12-46". The second is another diagram with inscription in German, not of a planimeter. Book is complete with full cover, staples holding well, no owner's name. Expected wear, soiling and one short edge-tear to covers. Internally Very Good. A very rare manual. Only one found world-wide in a German library. Priced conservatively. . 1st. Paperback. Good.


Disston Saw, Tool and File Manual 1942

By Henry Disston & Sons Inc.

Philadelphia: Disston, 1942. Original printing of 1942 manual/catalog. 48 pp., hundreds of photos, index, small format 5" X 7.5" with orange and black covers. In addition to being a comprehensive catalog, this book gives detailed instructions for the care and maintenance, sharpening, etc. of the tools. Also includes a history of the company. Very interesting item. Complete copy with no significant damage, but spine has been reinforced with tape. . 1st. Paperback. Good.


Richard Trevithick:  Giant of Steam
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Richard Trevithick: Giant of Steam

By Burton, Anthony

London: Aurum Pr Ltd, 2000. First printing. 246 pp., photos, ills., notes, biblio, index, octavo format, dust jacket. New unread copy.. 1st. Hardcover. New/New.


The Principles of Electric Wave Telegraphy and Telephony (Revised Edition)

By Fleming, J. A

London: Longmans, Green and. Co. , 1910. First printing. 906 pp., frontis photo with tissue guard, VII folding plates, many figures and photo plates, appendices, index, large, thick octavo, dark green cloth with gilt titles. A Very Good copy with no owner's marks, hinges holding well, expected wear to cloth at extremities. Mild smoky odour will fade with time. Minor spotting to cloth but no significant fading. Very attractive.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.


Sony Ericsson T200 Cell Phone Manual

By Sony Ericsson

Sony Ericsson , 2002 Two booklets, one English, one French, plus other booklets. In original plastic wrap. As New.. Soft Cover. As New.


Siemens M55 Cell Phone Manual (French)

By Siemens AG

Siemens, 2003. First printing. 66 pp., ills., index, small softcover. French-language edition. Fine, unread copy.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.


The Origin and Nature of Ore Deposits

By Walker, Robert Tunstall & Woodville Joseph

Walker Associates , 1956. First edition. 384 pp., photos, diagrams, charts, index, appendix, octavo, green cloth. Fine copy with minimal signs of wear, owner's name inside. Some 1950s ephemera laid in, not related to subject of book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.


Quick-Action Guide to Spills & Stains

By Shell Canada

Time-Life, No Date., 1980 44 pp., ills., oblong 4to in laminated illustrated boards. Nearly Fine.. Hardcover.


Installing Electronic Data Processing Systems.

By Canning, Richard G.

Wiley, 1957., 1957. First printing. 193 pp., charts and diagrams, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. VG text in Fair dj with much wear and tear, tape repairs. Uncommon book.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Machines In Motion

By Maunder, Leonard

Cambridge University Press, 1986., 1986 First edition. 192 pp., many ills., index, 4to, black cloth, no dj, author's bio tipped in at rear endpaper. Nearly Fine with owner's stamp, number inside cover. Uncommon and interesting book.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


The Analytical Engine: Computers - Past, Present, and Future

By Bernstein, Jeremy

Random House, 1964., 1964. Third printing. Xi, 113 pp., index, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. NF/Good. No owner's marks, but some wear to dj with chipping to spine-ends.. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Television Simplified

By Kiver, Milton

Van Nostrand, 1955., 1955. First printing of fifth edition, completely revised to include color television. 541 pp., ills., index, 8vo, decorated cloth in dustjacket. Very Good in Good dj. Bit of chipping to dj at head of spine . Decent copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Flow Meter Engineering Handbook

By Gess, Louis & Feldmark, J. O. (eds.)

Brown Instrument Co. Philadephia, 1936, 1936 First Edition. 162 pp., profusely ill. with tables, diagrams, photos, index, 4to, hardcover, no dj (as issued?) VG copy with one chart tipped in by previous owner.. F. Hardcover.


Admiralty Handbook of Wireless Telegraphy, Volume I: Magnetism and Electricity

By no author

HMSO, London, 1938., 1938 1941 printing. np. (about 200pp.), profusely ill. with tables and 216 figures, D appendices including biblio, index, 4to, green cloth. VG copy with some spotting to cloth, bumping to extremities, slight sunning to spine, small owner's name on ffep, bit of staining to fore- and top-edges. A decent copy.. Hardcover.


Robots Robots Robots

By Geduld & Ronald Gottesman (eds.)

N. Y. Graphic Society, 1978., 1978. First printing. 246 pp., profusely illustrated, oversize (4to) hardcover, dustjacket. VG in Good dj with large chunk missing.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Polyphase Duplex Slide Rule: a Self-Teaching Method

By Breckenridge, William E

Keuffel & Esser, 1922., 1922 First printing. 81 pp., ills., formulae, 8vo, card covers. Fair copy with both covers chipped and detached but present. Interesting, early manual.. 1st Edition.


Use & Care of Drawing Instruments

By Dietzgen, Eugene

Dietzgen, 1930., 1930 24 pp., many ills., 8vo, green and red card covers. VG with some darkening of last few pages..


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