Oxford: Clarendon, 1946. Filled with equations, tables, graphs. viii + 265 pages, 8vo, black cloth; ink ownership stamp inside front cover, some foxing to inside covers and endpapers, covers rubbed. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1946. Text is clean and bright, a very good copy.
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London: Blackie and Son, 1939. x + 196 pages, 12mo, green cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper worn. London: Blackie and Son Limited, (1939). A very good(+) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Pittsburgh: Byers, 1956. Illustrated with photos. 101pp. Thin 8vo, cloth, d.w. Pittsburgh: Byers, (1956). Later printing, very good.
New York: Theo. Audel, 1908. Illustrated. xxiv + 469 pages. 8vo, red cloth. covers lightly worn, bumped at corners. Ex-library with bookplate inside covers and small numbers inked on spine. New York: Theo. Audel Company, (1907-1908). overall a very good copy.
Princeton: Auerbach Publishers, 1972. Illustrated. 172pp., tall 8vo, cloth, d.w. Princeton: Auerbach Publishers, (1972). First Printing. A near fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper.
New York: Babcock & Wilcox, 1931. Illustrated. 67 pages, thin 8vo, brown cloth with illustration on front cover; signature on title page. New York: Babcock & Wilcox, 1931. A very good copy.
Delft: Nederlandsche Kabelfabriek, 1954. Illustrated throughout by Bernard Van Vlijmen with charming full-page drawings and watercolors of the factory floor (some in color), printed in Rotogravure. Oblong 4to. Spiral bound within a full dark green padded leather binding; board slipcase with matching leather spine. Delft: Nederlandsche Kabelfabriek, 1954. First Edition. Leather covers are crackled but sound, otherwise a fine copy of this unusual book. A beautifully produced history of the famous Dutch electrical cable factory.
London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1926. 24 color plates, 22 text illustrations and 2 mounted color plates by Frank Brangwyn. Large 8vo, 1/2 white cloth (darkened and a bit worn at ends); uncut edges, t.e.g. London: John Lane, 1926. A very good copy internally fine. One of 125 copies with 2 extra illustrations in color.
Chicago: Engineer, 1905. Illustrated. 145 pages plus index, thin 8vo, green cloth; lightly edgeworn, ownership signature title page. Chicago: Engineering Publishing Co., 1905. A very good copy.
London: Bell and Sons, 1915. Numerous folding diagrams, black and white illustrations throughout, 640pp., very thick 8vo, brown cloth, leather spine label; (inner hinge a bit weak). London: G. Bell and Sons, 1915. Very good.
Columbus: Merrill, 1988. 2 volumes. Illustrated. xiv + 466 pages and xiii + 190 pages, 4to, blue, printed cloth; small ownership stamp front free endpaper. Columbus: Merrill Publishing Company, (1988). A very good(+) copy with the accompanying paperback work book.
Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum, 2000. Profusely illustrated in color & in black & white. 271pp., 4to, stiff pictorial wrappers. Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum, 2000. Fine Exhibition catalogue.
New York: Van Nostrand, 1900. 204 illustrations, including a few folding plates. xii + 551 pages, thick 12mo, blue cloth; significant dampstain to lower covers and endpapers and foredge-- text is clean and unaffected. New York: The D. Van Nostrand Company, 1900. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Internally clean and tight with very soiled covers, overall a very good(-) company.
Hemel Hempstead: Model and Allied, 1972. Illustrated. xviii + 224 pages, 8vo, brown cloth, d.w.; ink ownership name front free endpaper, dust wrapper lightly worn. Hemel Hempstead: Model and Allied Publications, (1972). First edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: Bell and Sons, 1926. Color frontispiece. 41 plates and many illustrations throughout the text. 266pp. Short 8vo, gilt stamped red cloth. London: Bell and Sons, 1926. Very good (+).
New York: Harper & Row, 1976. Illustrated. 369 pages. 8vo., brown cloth boards, missing wrapper. First edition. New York: Harper & Row, (1976). A very good copy.
8vo, cloth-backed bds, d.w. New York: (1978).
Boston: Little Brown, 1973. Illustrated. xi + 564 pages, thick 8vo, red cloth; ownership signature front free endpaper, spine faded, covers lightly rubbed. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1973). First edition. A very good copy.
New York: Scribner, 1940. Illustrated. Thick 8vo, blue cloth. New York: Scribner, 1940. First Edition. Very good (+).
New York: American Telephone and Telegraph, 1937. Frontis., filled with graphs, diagrams, equations, and table, many folding. xii + 548 pages, tall, thick 8vo, red cloth. New York: American Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1937. A very good(+) copy.
San Fernando: Libreria Espanola, 1850. 23 fold out illustrations. 8vo, embossed full brown morocco, a.e.g. San Fernando: Libreria Espanola, 1859. Very good.
Paris: Bureaux de l'Union Medicale, 1870. 52 pages. Tall slim 8vo, cloth-backed marbled boards; spine well-worn. Paris: Aux Bureaux de l'Union Medicale, 1870. First Edition. Although Joseph-Ignace Guillotin did not invent the guillotine, he advocated its use as a painless method of execution as opposed to burning alive, quartering, etc.
New York: Harper, 1968. Illustrated. 325pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: Harper & Row Publishers, (1968). Very good.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1896. Many illustrations, including some full-page plates. 402 pages, thick 8vo, silver-stamped pictorial red cloth; frayed at spine ends. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1896. internally fine, a very good copy.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1918. Illustrated. ix + 402 pages, 12mo flexible black cloth; cloth rubbed, front cover cracked, ink ownership stamp inside front cover, front free endpaper and title page. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1918. First edition, third impression. Overall a very good copy.