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Image for The Complete Book of Model Railway Electronics. Second edition.

The Complete Book of Model Railway Electronics. Second edition.

By: AMOS, ROGER:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited. 2002 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 73677


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small tear to base of spine. Slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 256pp. With b/w diagrams. Guidance on electrics for the model railway enthusiast. View more info

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Records of London Wells. Memoirs of the Geological Survey. England and Wales.

By: BARROW, G. / WILLS, L.J.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London. HMSO. 1913 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68850


Size 6.0 x 9.5 inches. In limp card covers with black lettering. In very good condition. Covers browned with small chips and tears. Else a clean and tight copy. 215pp. With maps including 2 colour fold out geological maps. The records of a survey of wells sunk in the London area in 1913 with comments on the fall of the water table. View more info

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Mining and Minerals.

By: DAVIES, E.N. / NORTHEDGE, G.A.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Pergamon Press. 1967 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70793


Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Else a clean and tight copy. 123pp. With b/w photographs and maps. Aimed at GCE ‘O’ and ‘A’ level students, the book gives basic, but detailed information on the origin and uses of various minerals and the methods of obtaining them. View more info

Image for History and Progress of the Steam Engine; With a Practical Investigation of its Stucture and Application. By Elijah Galloway, civil engineer. To which is added, an Extensive Appendix, containing minute descriptions of all the various improved boilers; the constituent parts of steam engines; the machinery used in steam navigation; the new plans for steam carriages; and a variety of Engines for the Application of Other Motive Powers, with an experimental dissertation on the nature and properties of Steam and other elastic vapours; the strength and weight of materials, &c, &c, by Luke Herbert. Illustrated by Upwards of Two Hundred Engravings.

History and Progress of the Steam Engine; With a Practical Investigation of its Stucture and Application. By Elijah Galloway, civil engineer. To which is added, an Extensive Appendix, containing minute descriptions of all the various improved boilers; the constituent parts of steam engines; the machinery used in steam navigation; the new plans for steam carriages; and a variety of Engines for the Application of Other Motive Powers, with an experimental dissertation on the nature and properties of Steam and other elastic vapours; the strength and weight of materials, &c, &c, by Luke Herbert. Illustrated by Upwards of Two Hundred Engravings.

By: GALLOWAY, ELIJAH:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London: Printed for Thomas Kelly. 1837:

Seller ID: 73094


Size 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Re-bound in grey hard card covers with paper title label to spine. In very good condition. Re-bound with new covers and endpapers. Slight split to top front edge of spine. Neat inscription to main title page. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 863pp. With b/w engraved plates and engravings in text. Fascinating look at the development of Steam power and its application to transport and industry. At the time of publication, Railways were in their infancy, and several chapters are devoted to this. There is also discussion of steam power at... View more info

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The Engineer. Highlights of 120 Years. Foreword by HRH Duke of Edinburgh.

By: MORTIMER, JOHN (ed):

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Morgan-Grampian Ltd. 1976:

Seller ID: 58669


In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Small marks to front and edges slightly rubbed. Small creases. Clean and tight inside. 242pp. With b/w engravings and fold out colour plans of steam engines. Published to celebrate 120 years of ‘The Engineer’, this collection of important articles showcasing developments in British engineering. Sections on Energy, Design, Transport and Manufacturing. View more info

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Handbook of the Petroleum Industry. A Newnes Industrial Handbook. Edited by G.Sell and H.A.Dossett.

By: SELL, G. (ed):

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London. George Newnes Ltd. 1958 1st edition:

Seller ID: 73425


Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly rubbed with small holes. Slightly creased along edges. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 213pp. With b/w photographs and charts. Background information for young people considering a career in the petroleum industry. View more info