illus. 8vo, cloth. London: Pall Mall, (1961). vg.
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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.
London: John Murray, 1846. 408 pages, title page age browned. Thick 12mo, rebound in plain silver-lettered black cloth, a bit spotty on spine. London: John Murray, 1946. Fourth Edition Enlarged. Scarce. Very good(+).
London: Hutchinson, 1976. Black & white illustrations. 377pp. Tall 8vo, cloth, dust wrapper; cloth edge-worn, d.w. chipped & torn. London: Hutchinson, (1976).
Rochester: Barr & Creelman, 1924. Filled with illustrations of plumbing, tools, and other manufacturing items. xxx + 853 pages, 8vo, blue printed cloth; cloth lightly worn, spine somewhat faded. New York: Keuffell & Esser Co., 1909. Internally fine, a very good copy.
Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1935. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. Illustrated with many b/w plates. 362pp., short thick 4to, two-toned beige cloth (small private library stamps on front/rear endpapers and at base of spine; few pages dinged at bottom edge; rear inner hinge repaired, else very good). Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1935. Very good. A comprehensive study of the life and career of Oliver Evans, the inventor of high-pressure steam engines. Scarce. Limited edition of 500 copies, this...
Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1935. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. Illustrated with many b/w plates. 362pp., short thick 4to, two-toned beige cloth. Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1935. Very good (+). Signed by both authors. A comprehensive study of the life and career of Oliver Evans, the inventor of high-pressure steam engines. Scarce. Limited edition of 500 copies, this copy un-numbered.
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.
Woodstock: Overlook, 1981. 228 color and b/w Illus. Folio, green cloth, d.w., several small tears to the top and bottom of the front of the dust wrapper. Woodstock: Overlook Press, (1981). A near fine copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Wigan: W.H. Bedford, 1902. Illustrated with 1 photo and one diagram; also interestingly illustrated advertisments. 18 pages. Very slim 8vo pamphlet, staple-bound in pale green printed wrappers. Wigan: W.H. Bedford, 1902. A near fine copy of this unusual pamphlet. Fine condition.
London: Senex, 1723. 26 folding copper engraved plates. Folio, contemporary paneled calf, re-backed in a different shade of brown leather. vii, (1), 264 pages, some browning, heavy on the last 15 pages. Both sides of the rear fly-leaf contain a neat manuscript with diagram in a fine contemporary hand entitled: "Mr Flamsteed's Method of deliniating a Solar Eclipse upon a plain (sic) perpendicular to a Line which Connects the Center of the Sun and Earth & touches Lunar Orbit." London...
New York: Motor, 1945. Numerous illustrations throughout the text. 914 pages, triple column, 4to, green cloth, lightly rubbed & soiled. New York: Motor, 1945. Third Printing of the First Edition. Very Good.
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.
Boston: Force Publishing Co. Illustrated with many charts and black and white images of various plumbing parts. 736 pages, very thick 8vo, red cloth with white stamping (a bit soiled but still square), A.E.S. red. Boston: Force Publishing Co., no date, circa 1920. Overall a very good copy. Catalogue No. G7.
London: Crosby Lockwood, 1924. Illus., tables, and diagrams, a few folding. 8vo, brown cloth, top spine lightly worn, pencil diagram on last blank page. London: Crosby Lockwood, 1924.
Albany: Fort Orange, 1946. Foreword by Dr. Karl T. Compton. Illustrated. 324 pages, 8vo, green cloth. Albany: Fort Orange Press, (1946). Second edition. A very good(+) copy.
Boston: Buff & Buff, 1938. Illustrated throughout, and with a section at the back with photos of Buff & Buff transits, levels, theodolites, etc. on location, including the George Washington Bridge and the Oakland-Alameda Subway. 141 pages, slim 8vo, pictorial boards.. Boston: Buff & Buff Mfg. Co., 1938. Very good (+).
1964. 2 pages, 11 x 8.5 inches, an excerpt from "Of Leaders and Leadership," circa 1964, in small part: "For our method of electing a President is crude in the extreme. Pre-convention juggling with local political bigwigs is obscure (often, one fears, on a low plane), and it, and the travel and speechmaking, cost millions, the sources of which are sometimes questionable. Our national conventions are at best ludicrous, and at worst scandalous. They are conducted by delegates, chosen ofttimes...
New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1943. Translated by R. h. Thurston. Frontis. 107 pages., 8vo, cloth-backed patterned boards, board slipcase; ownership signature front free endpaper. New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1943. A near fine copy.
Illustrated with 62 large double-page folding plates. 103pp of text. Tall 4to, brown silk with pictorial cover, d.w. New York: Praeger, (1971). A fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Christiana: Christiana Machine Companay, 1895. Illustrated. 51 pages, thin 12mo, printed wrappers; a few pages with some penciling. Christiana: Christiana Machine Company, 1895. A very good copy.
London: 1961. Plates & Maps. London, (1961). Story of the construction of a dam to harness the Zambesi, linking Southern & Northern Rhodesia.
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: Doubleday, 1963. Illustrated. 408 pages. 8vo, cloth (just a bit worn at head), d.w. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1963. First Edition. A very good(+) copy in poor but largely intact dust wrapper.
Salem: Deming, 1902. Illustrated with fine drawings of pumps, tools, and machines. 204 pages, flexible printed burgundy cloth; ownership signature in pencil front free endpaper. Salem: The Deming Company, (1902). Second edition. A near fine copy.