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The Way Things Work

by Macaulay, David

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Twin City Antiquarian Books
Published
1988
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Fine/Fine
ISBN
9780395428573
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Sewn binding, laminated pictorial boards, red endpapers, 384 pp, illustrated with color drawings by the author throughout, index. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Macaulay arranges his text according to the physical principles by which devices work, with highly engaging illustrations for each… Read more
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The Way Things Work

by Macaulay, David

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Published
1988
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Near Fine/No dj
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Reprint
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9780395428573
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$21.39

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Perfect (i.e., glued) binding, laminated pictorial boards, red endpapers, 384 pp, illustrated with color drawings by the author throughout, index. According to a two-line note on the copyright page, this is a Reader's Digest reprint. It is slightly smaller and has a… Read more
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Why Things Bite Back: Technology and the Revenge of Unintended Consequences

by Tenner, Edward

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine/VG
Edition
3rd ptg
ISBN
9780679425632
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$25.99

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Remainder; WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Grey boards, foil titles on spine, xiii, 346, [3] pp, index. Remainder mark. DJ has 1 cm tear at head of spine. From the DJ: "Edward Tenner is a connoisseur of what he calls 'revenge effects'--the unintended,… Read more
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Theory of Simple Structures

by Shedd, Thomas Clark & Jamison Vawter

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Published
1940
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Good/No dj
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Later printing
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1940. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full black buckram, gilt titles on spine & blind device on front board, x, 345 pp, 177 figures, 1 folding table, two plates on one fold-out sheet, index. Bumped & rubbed, notes on endpapers & scattered throughout, first few pages… Read more
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Simplified Design of Reinforced Concrete

by Parker, Harry & Harold D. Hauf

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Published
1976
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VG/No dj
Edition
4th ed, 4th ptg
ISBN
9780471660699
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New York, London, Sydney & Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1976. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Beige boards, gold foil titles & devices on front board & spine, xvi, 323 pp, many figures, index. Corners bumped, light soil & wear to boards. Contents: materials for reinforced concrete; properties & production… Read more
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Creep of Metals

by Rotherham, L. A.

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Published
1951
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Fair/No dj
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London: Institute of Physics, 1951. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full pale green cloth, 80 pages, 24 figures, references, index. Torn spine repaired with acid-free PVA, company library markings, covers unevenly sunned, lacks ffep. Contents: characteristics of the creep curve; crystalline flow; metallographic features of creep; grain boundary creep; transient creep;… Read more
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Manufacturing Processes and Materials for Engineers

by Doyle, Lawrence E., Carl A. Keyser, James L. Leach, George F. Schrader & Morse B. Singer

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Published
1985
Condition
Good/No dj
Edition
3rd Ed, 1st Ptg
ISBN
9780135559215
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1985. Ex-Library; WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Grey & blue laminated boards, xvii, 926 pp, many illustrations, index. Usual library markings including 'Withdrawn' sticker, shaken front hinge reglued. Contents: making iron, steel & nonferrous metals; testing of engineering materials; metals & alloys; heat treatment of… Read more
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Structural Theory

by Sutherland, Hale & Harry Lake Bowman

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Published
1963
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VG+/-
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4th ed, 8th ptg
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$25.99

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New York & London: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1963. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full burgundy cloth, gilt titles on spine, xiv, 394 pp, many figures & tables, index. Light soil & rubbing to edges. Contents: reactions & stresses; graphic statics; roof trusses; truss & girder bridges; long-span bridges; lateral… Read more
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Modern Arms and Free Men

by Bush, Vannevar

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Published
1949
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VG/No dj
Edition
BOMC
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1949. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full red cloth, gilt-on-black titles, [xiii], 273, [1] pp, index. Slight fading to spine & top edges of boards, bookplate on fpd. Book of the Month Club flyer for the book laid in. Dr. Bush, director of U. S. scientific… Read more
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Wrought Iron: Its Manufacture, Characteristics, and Applications

by Aston, James & Edward B. Story

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Published
1941
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VG+/No dj
Edition
2nd ed, 1st ptg
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Pittsburgh: A. M. Byers Co., 1941. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Blue cloth, yellow titles on front board & spine, vi, 97 pp, 36 b & w photos, 7 drawings, tables. Slight rubbing to corners & spine ends, titles still bright. DJ browning, small chips at corners & spine ends; in Brodart… Read more
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Textiles

by Hollen, Norma & Jane Saddler

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Twin City Antiquarian Books
Published
1968
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VG+/No dj
Edition
3rd Ed, 1st Ptg
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1968. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full red cloth (printed with pattern of coarser cloth), white titles on spine, tan endpapers, xi, 243 pp, glossary, index. Slight shelf wear, home economics related newspaper clippings laid in. Contents: textile fibers; protein fibers; cellulose fibers; introduction to man-made fibers;… Read more
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2100 Needed Inventions

by Yates, Raymond F.

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Published
1943
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Good/No dj
Edition
2nd ptg
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New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc., 1943. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full blue cloth, foil titles on spine, xii, 252 pp. Corners bumped, extremities rubbed. Shipping weight 2 lbs.. 2nd ptg. . Good/No dj. 21 X 14½ cm.
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The Way Things Work: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Technology

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Published
1967
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Near Fine/VG+
Edition
5th ptg
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1967. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full black cloth, gilt titles, rust endpapers, top edge dyed black, 590 pp, many illustrations in black & red with a few in full color, index. Sl ightly faded top edge. DJ has small chips & tears; in Brodart archival cover. … Read more
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Newton's Telecom Dictionary: The Official Dictionary of Telecommunications and the Internet (15th Ed.)

by Newton, Harry

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Twin City Antiquarian Books
Published
1999
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VG-/No dj
Edition
15th Ed
ISBN
9781578200313
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New York: Miller Freeman, Inc., 1999. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Mostly green covers with white & yellow titles, [6], xi, 953, [15] pp. Small mouse-eaten area on front cover & first few leaves, else fine. Shipping weight 4 lbs.. 15th Ed. Trade Paperback. VG-/No dj. 23 X 15½ cm.
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Simplified Design of Structural Steel

by Parker, Harry & Harold D. Hauf

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VG/No dj
Edition
4th ed, 7th ptg
ISBN
9780471664321
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New York, London, Sydney & Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, Inc WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. This printing after 1976, but copyright 1974. Pale grey boards with black titles & device, xv, 326 pp, many figures & tables in text, index. Top edge foxed, bumped corners & spine ends. Contents: … Read more
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FRA Track Safety Standards

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Published
1972
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Fine/No dj, as issued
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Montgomery, AL: Kershaw Mfg. Co., Inc., 1972. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Yellow & dark blue covers, 36 pp. Kershaw, a manufacturer of railroad track maintenance equipment, reprinted section 213 of the Code of Federal Regulations dealing with track safety standards and penalties in this handy pocket-sized edition for the convenience of its… Read more
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Winter Air Conditioning

by Konzo, Seichi, J. Raymond Carroll & Harlan D. Bareither

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Published
1958
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Fine/VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$25.99

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New York: The Industrial Press, 1958. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Copyright page states First Edition, but a book of same title by Konzo was published by the National Warm Air Heating & Air Conditioning Association in 1939. Full black cloth, gold ink titles on front board & spine. DJ head of… Read more
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Construction Failure

by Feld, Jacob

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Published
1968
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VG+/VG
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New York, London, Sydney & Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1968. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full brown cloth with gilt titles, xiv, 399 pp, many b & w photos & drawings in text, chapter notes, index. Spine cocked, slight edge wear, previous owners' initials & bookplate on fpd. DJ rubbed,… Read more
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Domestic and Commercial Oil Burners: Installation and Servicing

by Burkhardt, Charles H.

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Published
1979
Condition
VG+/No dj
Edition
3rd Ed, 12th ptg
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$20.59

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New York et al.: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1979. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Black boards, foil & yellow titles & decoration, vi, 538 pp, many b & w photographs, line drawings & tables, index. Slight edge wear, date & blacked-out owner's name on ffep. Contents: domestic & commercial oil burners &… Read more
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Metal Castings

by Campbell, Harry L.

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Twin City Antiquarian Books
Published
1943
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VG/No dj
Edition
Later printing
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1943. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Published jointly with Chapman & Hall, London. Full brown cloth, gilt titles on spine, ix, 318 pp, 174 figures, index. Previous owner's name scribbled out on fpd. Contents: the metal-casting industry; materials for the foundry; molding practice;… Read more
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