Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1942. Original poster. Color lithograph. 22 x 16.75 inches. World War II government issued War Bonds poster. The text and borders are colored in patriotic red, white and blue. Images in the poster are photogravure technique showing a mechanic working on a car superimposed on an image of a soldier holding a rifle. Very good condition.
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.
New York: Pitman, 1967. 18 plates, many text illustrations, tables, figures, folding charts. xix + 416 pages. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w.; bookplate, library stamp top edge, tape residue covers and endpapers, library sticker lower spine. New York: Pitman, (1967). Internally clean, bright, and unmarked, a very good copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: John Weale, 1841. Large 8vo, 2 volumes: 1 volume of text, xlvii, 579 pages, volume 2 of plates, of 65 plates, (43 folding), with tables and a few illustrations in the text. Original blind stamped lavender cloth, inner hinges strengthened. London: John Weale, 1841. Near fine. Scarce. Bucanan's original text contained 7 treatises on several of the elementary parts of machinery, including those on the teeth of wheels, and on millwork and other machinery, here extensively brought up to...