Technology And Manufacturing from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB

New Arrivals

image of Untechnical explanations: electricity, telegraph, telephone

Untechnical explanations: electricity, telegraph, telephone

by Skirrow, John Foster

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1930
Condition
VG, wraps have some wear, especially at spine, owner's inscription, otherwise very clean
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: International Telephone and Telegraph Corp, 1930. Softcover. VG, wraps have some wear, especially at spine, owner's inscription, otherwise very clean. Navy wraps with cream paper label. Includes diagrams. 73 pp. An introduction to using and studying electrical equipment, especially telegraphs and telephones, written for the understanding of laymen.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
image of The Classic Era

The Classic Era

by Kimes, Beverly Rae and Winston S. Goodfellow

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2001
Condition
VG/VG-, some shelf wear, edges of dust jacket worn, otherwise clean.
ISBN
9780962786815
Item Price
$45.00

Show Details

Description:
Des Plaines: Classic Car Club of America, 2001. Hardcover. VG/VG-, some shelf wear, edges of dust jacket worn, otherwise clean.. Red cloth cover with silver tooled lettering. Illustrated gray dust jacket. 720 pp. Illustrations including some in color. "This book takes you behind the scenes of the Classic Era -- how it was born, how it was lived,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$45.00
image of The Miscellaneous Documents of the House of Representatives for the Second Session of the Forty-Seventh Congress. 1882- ;83, Volume 13. Part 22

The Miscellaneous Documents of the House of Representatives for the Second Session of the Forty-Seventh Congress. 1882- ;83, Volume 13. Part 22

by United States Congress

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1885
Condition
Good (major wear to boards and spine, age toning to pages and block edges but all pages are clear and readable)
Item Price
$100.00

Show Details

Description:
Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1885. Hardcover. Good (major wear to boards and spine, age toning to pages and block edges but all pages are clear and readable). Leather boards with red and black title blocks on spine with gilt lettering, Volume 13, vi, v, 12pp, x, Part I Machine-Tools, Part II Wood-Working Machinery 293 pp, Report on… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$100.00
image of The Art of Double Counting on the Lathe; Whereby a Variety of Patterns, in the Form of Ellipses, Triangles, Squares, Pentgons, Hexagons, and Octagons, 3,4,6 and 8-Looped Figures, Besides others of a More Complex Character, May be produced by Means of the Common Eccentric Chuck, Used in Combination with The Division-Plate and the Eccentric and Elliptical Cutters

Show Details

Description:
London: Holtzapffel & Co, 1881. Hardcover. Good (top half of spine is missing, overall shelfwear to boards and staining to block edges) Includes inscription to previous owner on first flyleaf dated 1881.. Blue-gray boards with stamped design on front and back, gilt lettering on front and spine, 144 pp, black and white illustrations. Includes 74 illustrations. Written by… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$100.00
No cover image available

On the Magnet

by Gilbert, William

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1958
Condition
VG (book sleeve bumps and smallt tears, book itself clean and tight)
Item Price
$70.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Basic Books, 1958. Hardcover. VG (book sleeve bumps and smallt tears, book itself clean and tight). Marbled tan boards with green cloth spine, gilt lettering on spine, burgundy illustrated sleeve, 247 pp + 67 pp of notes, bw illustrations. A volume in The Collector's Series in Science, includes engr. t.p. of Gilbert's 2d Latin ed., 1628.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$70.00
image of ... A valuable reference of lighting in all its branches, cobering the application of traditional styles land contemporary trends

... A valuable reference of lighting in all its branches, cobering the application of traditional styles land contemporary trends

by

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1939
Condition
VG, exlibrary with minimal markings a superb copy overall
Item Price
$200.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: The Simes Company, 1939. Hardcover. VG, exlibrary with minimal markings a superb copy overall. Brown paper-covered, gilt printed covers with coarse woven cloth spine. 98 pp., including 92 pages of bw illustrations. Cover title (from top to bottom): "MCMI The Simes Company Inc Lighting Fixtures MCMXXXIX" 98 pages of lighting for Public Building… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$200.00
No cover image available

Aircraft tubing data

by

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1930
Condition
Good- mostly clean copy but with general shelf wear, spine splitting, and five small pieces of tape at spine. Art museum ex-lib.
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Bridgeport, Pennsylvania: Summerill Tubing Company, 1930. Paperback. Good- mostly clean copy but with general shelf wear, spine splitting, and five small pieces of tape at spine. Art museum ex-lib. copy with faint stamp to front cover.. Tan wraps with orange border and black lettering. 24 pp. full of bw illustrations. A technical catalogue about aircraft tubing by the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

A History of Technology, Volume I : From Early Times to Fall of Ancient Empires

by Singer, Charles; E.J. Holmyard; and A.R. Hall (Editors)

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1958
Condition
A very clean copy but museum ex-lib. copy with a few marks, including spine sticker. Binding lightly bumped.
Item Price
$32.00

Show Details

Description:
Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1958. Hardcover. A very clean copy but museum ex-lib. copy with a few marks, including spine sticker. Binding lightly bumped.. Navy blue cloth/boards; gilt lettering. Palest green dj with turquoise decoration and red lettering. lv, 8 bw maps, 827 pp., 36 bw plates. Includes a color frontis with tissue guard and 570 bw illustrations.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$32.00
No cover image available

The Scholfield Wool-Carding Machines

by Rogers, Grace

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1959
Condition
Good. Tight with no tears or extraneous marks. Some shelf soiling to covers; foxing to end pages.
Edition
Original Edition
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Washington, DC: Sminthsonian Institution, 1959. Original Edition. Softcover. Good. Tight with no tears or extraneous marks. Some shelf soiling to covers; foxing to end pages.. Tan stapled wraps, illustrated, with brown lettering. 14 pp. with 10 bw figures. Paper 1, pages 1-14, from Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology; United States National Museum Bulletin No. 218.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Modern Machine Woodworking

by Holtrop, William F. and Herman Hjorth

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1960
Condition
VG- (Ex-art library, with i.d. marks on book block edges and outermost pages, incl. rear pocket; otherwise light edge wear and p
Edition
Revised edition
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1960. Revised edition. Hardcover. VG- (Ex-art library, with i.d. marks on book block edges and outermost pages, incl. rear pocket; otherwise light edge wear and pages are clean.). Aqua cloth, 280 pp., many BW illus., line drawings and diagrams. A 1960 revised edition of the original 1937 handbook ... so the term "modern"… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines; containing a clear exposition of their principles and practice (2 volumes)

by Ure, Andrew

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1856
Condition
Good+ clean, tight contents; covers solid but wearing at hinges/edges/corners; separation of end papers beginning at inner hinge
Item Price
$125.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1856. Hardcover. Good+ clean, tight contents; covers solid but wearing at hinges/edges/corners; separation of end papers beginning at inner hinges, but bindings still tight. Foxing to title page, frontis, and first few pages of both volumes.. 3/4 brown leather with brown cloth; gilt lettering and decoration. Decorative end papers. Vol. I: 1118… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
No cover image available

Manual; H&R Reising submachine gun and semi-automatic rifle

by

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1942
Condition
VG- with light age wear; distributor stamp on front cover.
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Worcester, Massachusetts: Harrington & Richardson Arms Co, 1942. Softcover. VG- with light age wear; distributor stamp on front cover.. Grey stapled wraps with orange/navy blue image and decoration. 46 pp. full of bw photos. About the designer, the uses, models, assembly/disassembly, function, care and cleaning, safety, and more of this new weapon and others.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
image of Electric Motion Pictures: A History of the Television Camera

Electric Motion Pictures: A History of the Television Camera

by Abramson, Albert

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1955
Condition
VG, clean, tigth contents. Light shelf wear to covers; dj has wear at head/tail of spine but now Mylar-protected. Art school ex-
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1955. Hardcover. VG, clean, tigth contents. Light shelf wear to covers; dj has wear at head/tail of spine but now Mylar-protected. Art school ex-lib. copy with usual marks.. Black cloth/boards. White lettering. Orange dj with bw photos and white line drawing; black lettering; Mylar cover. [6] + 212 pp. with bw images throughout,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
image of Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics

Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics

by Warer, Deborah Jean

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1968
Condition
G (Slight aging overall; light foxing on outermost pages; interior pages are tanning along edges; text and illus. are clean.)
Item Price
$42.00

Show Details

Description:
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1968. Hardcover. G (Slight aging overall; light foxing on outermost pages; interior pages are tanning along edges; text and illus. are clean.). Blue cloth, gilt letters on spine & front cover, gilt decoration on front cover, 120 pp., 28 BW illus. Released as United States National Museum Bulletin 274. Provides a biographical history and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$42.00
image of Disston Tool Manual for School Shops: A Book of Practical Information on the Construction, Use, and Care of Saws, Tools, and Files

Disston Tool Manual for School Shops: A Book of Practical Information on the Construction, Use, and Care of Saws, Tools, and Files

by Henry Disston & Sons, Inc

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1927
Condition
G (Covers are substantially aged or soiled; rear flyleaf has soiling; interior is of light average age.)
Item Price
$38.00

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia: Henry Disston & Sons, Inc, 1927. Softcover. G (Covers are substantially aged or soiled; rear flyleaf has soiling; interior is of light average age.). Black flexible leather-like boards with gilt letters on spine & front cover, 206 pp., many BW illus. and drawings. Everything you needed to know for equipping a school shop classroom. Includes notes on… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$38.00
image of Ironworks and Iron Monuments: study, conservation and adaptive use / etude, conservation et reutilisation de Forges et Monuments en Fer: Symposium, Ironbridge, 23-25.X.1984

Ironworks and Iron Monuments: study, conservation and adaptive use / etude, conservation et reutilisation de Forges et Monuments en Fer: Symposium, Ironbridge, 23-25.X.1984

by Rockwell, Cynthia and Monica Garcia (editors)

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1985
Condition
VG, clean and tight with unbroken spine but a few spots and general shelf wear to covers.
Item Price
$200.00

Show Details

Description:
Rome: ICCROM, 1985. Softcover. VG, clean and tight with unbroken spine but a few spots and general shelf wear to covers.. Glossy white wraps with bw illus. and red/black lettering. x + 427 pp. with bw figures throughout, numbered by chapter. Brochure about the symposium laid in. Text in English or French; Introduction in both languages. Publication of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$200.00
image of Rifles and Ammunition and Rifle Shooting

Rifles and Ammunition and Rifle Shooting

by Ommundsen, H. and Ernest H. Robinson

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1915
Condition
Good-, clean contents but with some age toning to page edges and ex-lib. marks (plate, pocket, and perforation stamps on title p
Item Price
$85.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1915. Hardcover. Good-, clean contents but with some age toning to page edges and ex-lib. marks (plate, pocket, and perforation stamps on title page and plates). Covers showing wear - rubbing, fraying, bumping, some soiling, cocking. Ballistics chapter has been torn out, not entirely neatly. Still, book has a solid spine and contents.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$85.00
image of An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces

An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces

by Daly, George Anne and John J. Robrecht

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1972
Condition
G+ (DJ has a major tear on front and some minor tears around edges; otherwise clean.)
Item Price
$16.00

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: INA Corporation Archives Department, 1972. Hardcover. G+ (DJ has a major tear on front and some minor tears around edges; otherwise clean.). Burgundy leather-like boards with gilt letters on spine & front cover and gilt decoration on front cover; sepia pictorial dust jacket, illus. flyleaves, 127 pp., 68 drawings and illus. "Recounts the developments in fire… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.00
image of Jackson & Tyler, Importers, Manufacturers and Dealers in Tools and Supplies of all Kinds ..

Show Details

Description:
Mid-West Tool Collectors Association, 2007. Reprint. Softcover. VG+. Blue paper wraps, 112 pp., BW illus. Title on cover: Price List of Jackson & Tyler, Tools and Supplies of all Kinds. For Machinists, Blacksmiths, Model Makers, ETc. Foot Lathes, Drills, ETc., No. 27 German Street, Baltimore, 1880. A terrific resource for researching tool history and such. Reprinted from… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

Selections from The Chronicle: The Fascinating World of Early Tools, Trades & Technology

by Pollak, Emil and Martyl (editors)

Seller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1991
Condition
Fine/VG but with fading to dj; bookplate inside front cover, of former art historian and Smithsonian curator
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Mendham, New Jersey: Astragal Press, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/VG but with fading to dj; bookplate inside front cover, of former art historian and Smithsonian curator. Blueish cloth/boards; gilt lettering. Blue/green dj with bw illus. and white lettering. 405 pp. with several bw illus. The Chronicle, the quarterly journal of the Early American Industries Association, included numerous interesting and informative… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00