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Electric Installations for Lighting and Power on the Midland Railway with notes on Power absorbed by Shafting and Belting. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings

By Langdon, W. E.

The Institution, October 1898. -----Contains 6 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Results of recent Practical experience with Express Locomotive Engines by Walter M. Smith. Contains 10 full page plates. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

The Direct Production of Copper Tubes, Sheets, and Wire. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 625-650.

By Cowper-Coles, Sherard

The Institution, July 1908. -----Contains 3 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains The Evolution and Methods of Manuafacture of Spur-Gearing by Thomas Humpage. Contains 1 full page plates. pages 651-696. A Method of Detecting the bending of Columns by C. A. M. Smith. Contains 1 full page plates. pages 697-716. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Edison Accumulator for Automobiles. Contained in The Electrical Review, Volume 53 pages 883, 921.

By Hibbert, W.

H. Alabaster, Gatehouse & Co, London, July-December 1903. ----- Numerous illustrations, drawings, photo facsimile plates. ( Also contains Tests of the Edison Storage Battery by W. Hibbert. The article contains 3 in-text graphs. Also a series of short articles pertaining to the Edison battery and the results of the experiments. pages 229, 432, 508, 718, 847. ). Pages: xii, 1052, xl. 9" x 13”. Binding: Black cloth backed tan, red and black boards, gilt titles at spine. Slight rubbing at extremities, minor scuffing at boards. Internally browning at leaves, tight in binding.

$22.00

On Experiments relative to Steel Boilers. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 217-270.

By Boyd, William

The Institution, Birmingham, April 1878. -----Contains 6 full page plates, 1 fold-out chart, 2 full page of charts. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On the Appliances and Operations for Raising the Wreck Edith at Holyhead by Lawrence M. Kortright Contains 5 full page plates. pages 116-138. by Charles Elwin Contains 7 full page plates. pages ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Description of the Experimental Apparatus and Shaping Machine for Ship Models at the Admiralty Experiment Works. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 32-52.

By Froude, R. Edmund

The Institution, February 1893. -----Contains 11 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Description of the Pumping Engines and Water-Softening Machinery at the Southampton Water Works by William Matthews. Contains 15 full page plates. pages 53-89. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Evaporative Condensers. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 185-254.

By Oldham, Harry G. V.

The Institution, April 1899. -----Contains 27 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Brief History of the Institution and description of the Building. Contains 15 full page plates. pages 255-264. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

The Problem of Aeroplane-Engine Design. Contained in Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Cinncinati Meeting, New York Meeting 1917, Volume 39 pages 307-336.

By Lucke, Charles E.

The Society, New York, 1918. -----One in-text graph. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains The Submarine by C. H. Bedell After a few brief historical notes on the early hand propelled submarines, Bedell describes Holland's first practical submarine, and deals also with the construction, equipment and operation of the US Submarine M-1. Contains several in-text and full page plates. pages 965-992. by William H. Taft pages ). Pages: 1260. 6 1/4" x 9”. Binding: Black calf backed black cloth boards, gilt titles at spine. Some scuffing at boards, light wear at extremities. Interior leaves tight and clean.

$25.00

Description of a Machine for Shaping the Models used in experiments on Forms of Ships. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings Cornwall Meeting Part II pages 202-215.

By Froude, William

The Institution, Birmingham, 29 and 30 July 1873. -----Contains 4 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On the Application of Portable Engines for Mining Purposes by John Richardson Contains 7 full page plates. pages 167-201. Description of the Mechanical Scraper for Removing Incrustations in the Mains of the Torquay Water Works by John Little Contains 5 full page plates. pages 216-232. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

On the Mechanical Appliances employed in the Manufacture and Storage of Oxygen. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 131-166.

By Murray, Kenneth S.

The Institution, January 1890. -----Contains 7 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On the Burning of Colonial Coal in the Locomotives of Cape Government Railways by Michael Stephens Contains 3 full page plates. pages 112-130. On the Compounding of Locomotives burning Petroleum Refuse in Russia by Thomas Urquhart Contains 32 full page plates. pages 47-111. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Engineering: An Illustrated Weekly Journal; July to December 1943, Volume 156

John Alexander Dixon and Bedford Press, London, 1944. ----- Numerous illustrations. Pages: xv, 540. 10 1/4" x 13 1/2”. Binding: Dark blue cloth with gilt titles at spine. Scuffing at boards and spine. Bookplate of Cambridge Instrument Company at front paste-down, otherwise internally clean and tight.

$25.00

Description of the Loomis Process of Making Gas for Fuel. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 402-418.

By Oakman, R. N.

The Institution, July 1890. -----Contains 4 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On recent Improvements in the Mechanical Engineering of Coal Mines by Emerson Bainbridge Contains 7 full page plates. pages 360-395. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

On the Automatic Screw-Brake. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 500-518.

By Smith, W. Parker

The Institution, November 1882. -----Contains 3 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Experiments on Flanging Steel Plates Cold by Hydraulic Pressure by Easton and Anderson. Contains 1 full page plates. pages 528-530. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

The Evolution and Methods of Manuafacture of Spur-Gearing. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 651-696.

By Humpage, Thomas

The Institution, July 1908. -----Contains 1 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains The Direct Production of Copper Tubes, Sheets, and Wire by Sherard Cowper-Coles Contains 3 full page plates. pages 625-650. A Method of Detecting the bending of Columns by C. A. M. Smith Contains 1 full page plates. pages 697-716. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Description of a Fluid Pressure Reversing Gear for Locomotive Engines. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings

By Joy, David

The Institution, April 1894. -----Contains 11 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Description of the Grafton High-Speed Steam engine by Edward W. Anderson Contains 12 full page plates. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

On the Burning of Colonial Coal in the Locomotives of Cape Government Railways. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 112-130.

By Stephens, Michael

The Institution, January 1890. -----Contains 3 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On the Mechanical Appliances employed in the Manufacture and Storage of Oxygen by Kenneth S. Murray. Contains 7 full page plates. pages 131-166. On the Compounding of Locomotives burning Petroleum Refuse in Russia by Thomas Urquhart. Contains 32 full page plates. pages 47-111. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Description of the Improved Compound-Cyclinder Blowing Engines at the Lackenby Iron Works Middlesbrough. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings Middlesbrough Meeting Part I pages 175-181.

By Hill, I. Lowthian

The Institution, Birmingham, 25 and 26 July 1871. -----Contains 4 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains On the Manufacture of Haematite Iron by William Crossley Contains 4 full page plates. pages 118-146. Contains 4 full page plates. pages 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

First Report to the Steam Engine Research Committee. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 171-337.

By Capper, David

The Institution, March-May 1905. -----Contains 1 full page plates, in text illustrations, graphs and charts. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Photographs of Cutting Tools in Action by J. F. Brooks Contains 6 full page plates. pages 365-367. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Observations on an Improved Glass Revealer, for studying Condensation in Steam Engine Cyclinders and rendering the effects visible. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 557-616.

By Donkin, Bryan

The Institution, October-December 1900. -----Contains 4 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Capacity of Railway Wagons as affecting Cost of Transport by J. D. Twinberrow Contains 11 full page plates. pages 509-553. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

Experiments upon Propeller Ventilating Fans and upon the Electric Motor driving them. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 439-498.

By Walker, William George

The Institution, November 1897. -----Contains 15 full page plates. ----- Black and white illustrations. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

A Scientific Investigation into the Possiblities of Gas-Turbines. Contained in Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings pages 1061-1131.

By Neilson, R. M.

The Institution, July-December 1904. ----- Black and white illustrations. ( Also contains Impact Tests on Wrought Steels of Commerce by A. E. Seaton. Contains 10 full page plates. pages 1135-1230. Heat Treatment Experiments with Chrome Vanadium Steel by H. Riall Sankey and J. Kent Smith. Contains 13 full page plates. pages 1235-1317. ). 5 3/4" x 8 1/2”. Binding: Original tan wrappers with black titles at front. Some wear at extremities, slight soiling. Interior leaves lightly browned at edges, tight in wraps.

$14.00

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