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La Science de l'Ingénieur, Divisée en Trois Parties, ou l'On Traite des Chemins, des Ponts, des Canaux, et des Aqueducs [3 volumes] by Delaistre, J.R

Paris: Chez L'éditeur, 1832. Hardcover. Good. 2nd ed., "Revue et augmentée par M. Laguerenne." Imprint includes: Lyon: Chez M. Favéro. 3 volumes: 57 folded leaves of plates, some in-text tables; 26 cm. Contemporary b…

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Manual of the Principal Instruments Used in American Engineering and Surveying Manufactured By W. L. E. Gurley, Troy, N. Y. by Gurley, W. & L. E

Troy NY: W. & L. E. Gurley , 1874. This is the Twenty First Edition. 234 pages plus table of contents and ads. American Engineers & Surveyors Instruments. catalog of products available including solar compass, compasses, transits, leveling instruments, ha…

From Chequamegon Book Company


Reports on Canals, Railways, Roads, and Other Subjects, Made to "The Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Internal Improvement." by William Strickland, architect and Engineer, While Engaged in the Service of the Society by Strickland, William

Philadelphia: H. C. Carey & I. Lea, 1826. Hardcover. Very Good. vi, 51, [1] p., 62 leaves of engraved plates, including 4 double-leaf plates (2 folded) containing 72 drawings, plans, and maps; 29 x46 cm. Contemporary half calf with plain boards. P…

From Classic Books and Ephemera


The Theory and Design of Gas Turbine and Jet Engines by Vincent, E. T. \(Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan\)

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1950. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Dust jacket. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1950. Stated First Edition. Very Good+/No Dust jacket. First Edition, accompanied by original typed manuscript with graphs and drawings. …

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The Theory and Practice of Surveying; containing All the Instructions Requisite for the Skilful Practice of this Art by Gibson, Robert

NY: Evert Duyckinck, 1821. First edition thus, Newly Arranged, Improved and Enlarged with Useful Selections and a New Set of Accurate Mathematical Tables by James Ryan. Published NY: Evert Duyckinck, 1821. 8vo., v+360pp., plus 184pp. of tables, plus 14 fo…

From The Wild Muse


The Picture History of Inventions from Plough To Polaris. by ECO, Umberto and G. B. Zorzoli. Translated by Anthony Lawrence

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. Signed on the title page by Umberto Eco. First U.S. edition / First printing. Off white cloth. Near fine with owner name emboss stamp to front free endpaper and also the title page in very good to near fine dust jac…

From Orpheus Books



John Murray. London. 1857. Third Edition, Revised, With Additions. The same year as the First edition. 8vo. (8.8 x 5.8 inches). Portrait frontis. Finely bound, by Frost & Co, of Bath, in half tan calf. Spine with five raised bands, each with gilt fl…

From Paul Foster Books


Engineering Essentials of Modern Drilling by Various Authors

Energy Publications Division of HBJ, Dallas, TX, 1982. Hardcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Technical documents on Drilling Fluids, Drilling Hydraulics, Fraction Gradients, Well Control, and Casing Design, Cementing and Completion. Size: 4mo - …

From Lotzabooks


A Theoretical and Practical Treatise on Subterraneous Surveying, and the Magneticariation of the Needle. by Thomas Fenwick

Fenwick Thomas. A Theoretical and Practical Treatise on Subterraneous Surveying, and the Magnetic Variation of the Needle, S Hodgson Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1804. 1st Edition. 8vo. Contemporary Tree Calf, recent re-back and new headbands. PP207,title page wa…

From Roz Hulse


Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs (Video Lectures) by Harold Abelson; Gerald Jay Sussman

Cambridge: MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, nd. DVDs. As New. 20 one-hour lectures on ten DVDs. Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs was MIT's introductory computer science course from 1980 to 2008. It emphasize…

From Books of the World


History of Bridge Engineering by Tyrrell, Henry Grattan

Chicago: The Author, 1911. Presentation Copy, inscribed at title page -"Given to you by the son of the author ( see page 4)" and with the name stamp of Henry G.K. Tyrrell at title page. Very Good, rebound in later green cloth boards, paper label…

From Dale Steffey Books


Logica racional, geometrica, e analitica, obra utilissima, E absolutamente necessaria para entrar em qualquer sciencia, e ainda para todos os homens, que em qualquer particular, quizerem fazer uso do seu entendimento, e explicar as suas idéas por termos claros, proprios, e intelligiveis. by AZEVEDO FORTES, Manoel

Lisbon: Jozé Antonio Plates, 1744. Near contemporary calf (lower cover slightly rubbed, top of spine chipped). Ownership signature on half title p., short tear repaired in lower margin of title p. & in Pt. II, p. 209/10, some very occasional spotting & …

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Nuclear Condensed Matter Physics With Synchrotron Radiation : Basic Principles, Methodology And Applications : Springer Tracts in Modern Physics Series by Röhlsberger, Ralf

Springer Science + Business Media. New with No Dust Jacket as issued. 2004. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. KB#007490: No Jacket As Issued. BRAND NEW. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, O…




New York: The Sanitation Engineer. Good+. 1884. Hardcover. Volume 10, June to November 1884. Text tight, clean & intact. Pages 293 & 295 with small edge tear. Numerous B/W illustrations. The latest in sinks, toilets, tubs and urinals. Public hea…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller


Great International Exhibition Fairmont Park Philadelphia 4th of July 1876. Exhibition Open From May 10 to November 10 Fairmont Park Philadelphia. by Centennial Exposition 1876

[Centennial Exposition 1876] Great International Exhibition Fairmont Park Philadelphia 4th of July 1876. Exhibition Open From May 10 to November 10 Fairmont Park Philadelphia. The 100th Anniversary of American Independence. A collection of six gilded woo…

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