Ariel Books: Engineering, Industrial, Trade
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Berger's Superfine Colours for Coach, Carriage, and Motor Car Painting
Homerton, London, Lewis Berger & Sons. 1910, First Edition. Hard Cover, 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Not Dated (c1910 from car illus). illustrates their Japan Colours. CONDITION Brown bds half bound with Green cloth spine and tips, 37 pages with illus, one showing factory with 12 pages of paint swatches. Mostly nice and clean copy with odd small marks to bds, newsprint eps present though separate due to brittle paper type, internally nice and very bright. Good.
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Book number: 15392
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 7958]

 
The Story of an Undertaking : The Mersey Tunnell
Liverpool, United Kingdom, Town Clerks Office. 1965, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Describes the engineering that is the Queensway Tunnel one of three road tunnesl under the River Mersey, in the north west of England, between Liverpool and Birkenhead. With b/w photos, figural illus and tables. Dated from text. CONDITION Stapled card wraps, 64 pages printed on quality high gloss paper, clean and unworn. Fine.
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Book number: 15353
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 849]

 
ALLEN, HUGH
The House of Goodyear
Ohio, USA, Akron. 1936, First Edition. Cloth, Large 8vo. The history of the Goodyear company incorporated 1898. Has inscription to head of Goodyear New Zealand from P W Litchfield Company President to ffep. CONDITION Navy bds with Gilt titles (dulled) and pastedown pictoral cameo to front (spine eds and tips worn, odd faint mark) Front eps is partially cracked at spine but mull intact, pp 413 with b/w plated through out (page browning with odd fox spot to ends and edges, sl. shaken) Overweight. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed by Goodyear President.
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Book number: 8788
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 7958]

 
ALLSOP, FREDERICK CHARLES
Telephones : Their Construction and Fitting. A practical Treatise
London, E & F N Spon. 1892, 2nd Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Revised and enlarged. Green cloth with bright gilt titles (small hole in spine o/w only slightest wear) pp xvi 256 with 208 nice engraved illus and 3 fold outs. Bright and crisp copy, short tear at top of one fold out. Very Good.
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Book number: 15574
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 7958]

 
BAUMANN, LUDWIG
Introduction to Ore Deposits
Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Scottish Academic Press. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0470059370) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Blue bds with bright Gilt title, pp 131 with 65 illus through text (tight unread interior, not inscribed) Original Yellow wrapper is not worn or price clipped, sl faded spine and bottom edge. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 8337
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2759]
Keywords: Geology Economic Ore Deposits Science 0470059370

 
BLAIR, W N
The Industries of New Zealand : An Address Delivered to the Industrial Association of Canterbury, February 24, 1887
Christchurch, New Zealand, Industrial Assoc of Canterbury. 1887, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Detailed examintion of New Zealands industries and resources. CONDITION Stapled spine (staples rusting, original paper covers missing?) 96 pages crisp and bright with toned front and some foxing. Good.
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Book number: 15189
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4244]

 
CREW, BENJAMIN J; ASHBURNER, CHARLES A
A Practical Treatise on Petroleum: Comprising Its Origin, Geology, Geographical Distribution, History, Chemistry, Mining, Technology, Uses and Transportation. Together with a Description of Gas Wells, the Application of Gas as Fuel, Etc
Philadelphia, USA, Henry Carey Biard & Co. 1887, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Further titled. with an appendix of the production of the oil regions and the geology of the natural gass in Pennsylvania and New York. CONDITION Red buckram, pp xxiv 508 with 70 engravings and 2 fold outs, maps. Internally very bright and crisp, covers worn to tips and top half of spine cut away. Copy is nice and tight. Overweight. Good.
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Book number: 15445
USD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 340.5 | £UK 305.75 | JP¥ 42444]
Keywords: Geology

 
CROOKES, S IRWIN
Structural Design of Earthquake Resistant Buildings
Auckland, New Zealand, Leightons. 1940, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Early book on the subject written by Engineering tutor and consultant using latest findings at the time from Japan and United States. CONDITION Grey bds (one cnr slightly bumped o/w unworn) pp iv 208 with advertising section to rear. Bright and crisp copy, slightly spotted at ends ffep removed. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15659
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.5 | £UK 65 | JP¥ 9019]

 
DELLER, JACK
Printers' Rollers : Their Manufacture Use and Care
London, Charles Skilton. 1957, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue cloth (clean and unworn) 224 with 86 illus in figural and b/w photo plate. Copy is bright and crisp as new apart from toned eps. DJ has chipped spine head, not scuffed. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 15356
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.5 | £UK 34.5 | JP¥ 4775]

 
FABER, OSCAR
Heating and Ventilating
London, United Kingdom, E & F N Spon. 1959, 2nd Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Revised and enlarged. Burgundy bds with Crisp Silver title (fresh and unworn) pp 189 with numous illus. Tight and very clean with age toned eps and small name to front paste down. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 11643
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 | £UK 26.75 | JP¥ 3714]

 
LONGHURST, HENRY
Adventure in Oil: The Story of British Petroleum
London, United Kingdom, Sidgwick & Jackson. 1959, First Edition. Cloth with dust jacket, Large 8vo. Green bds with bright Gilt title in dark Green flag to spine (fresh with bruise to spine head causing tiny nick to cloth, bottom cnrs bumped) map eps, pp 286 with numerous b/w photo plates (tight and clean copy) Original DJ has 2 short tears and some edge chips, delaminating top front edge. Overweight. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 11756
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 1698]

 
LUCAS, KATHRYN G
A New Twist : A Centennial History of Donaghys Industries Limited
Dunedin, New Zealand, Donaghys Industries Limited. 1979, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Founded in 1876 in Dunedin, New Zealand, by John Donaghy. From Australia he was determined and hard working man whose vision left the legacy that is today a name synonymous with rope and twine. In the 1930s rope making was a competitive business and although Donaghy's had a good market share, they initiated a series of takeovers and amalgamations that left them in a position of being the sole supplier of rope and cordage in New Zealand. Written to celebrate the centenary of the company. CONDITION Tan bds are clean and unworn, 143 pages with b/w photo illus, contains lists of staff and directors from the beginning. Bright and crisp as new apart from slightly foxed leading edge. DJ a little rubbed to spine head with tiny nick to same o/w unworn. #New Zealand History#. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 14203
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 1698]

 
MARTIN, GEOFFREY
Animal and Vegetable Oils, Fats, and Waxes : Their Manufacture, Refining, and Analysis, Including the Manufacture of Candles, Margarine, and Butter
London, Crosby Lockwood & Son. 1920, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Manuals of Chemical Technology - IX. CONDITION Black bds (small paint drip, not worn) pp x 218 with 79 figural illus, 8 fold outs. Very bright and crisp copy with name inside front. Pamphlet on Hydrenation of Vegetable and Marine Oils, 1925 laid in. Much advertising to ends. OVERWEIGHT. Very Good.
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Book number: 15368
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.75 | £UK 38.25 | JP¥ 5306]

 
MCINTOSH, ROBERT; WILLIAMS, JAMES; & MCCOMBIE, JOHN
Three Prize Essays on the Present Condition and Future Prospects of the Mineral Resources of New Zealand and the Best Means of Fostering Their Development Issues By Direction of James McGowan Minister of Mines
Wellington, New Zealand, John Mackay Govt Printer. 1907, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Covers all mines in operation, history, laws, operation and development. Names the mines and out puts. CONDITION Brown cloth with bright gilt title, cnrs curved o/w unworn, fern decorated end pages have name label to front pastedown, 297 pages. Copy is very bright and crisp with a couple of faint marginal notations in pencil. Very Good/Not Issued.
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Book number: 16055
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 7958]

 
MILBOURNE, S M
Stresses in Spirally Guided Gasholders
London, Walter King. 1937, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Relating principally to the more important stresses in the floating portion of the holder and steel tank. CONDITION Navy bds with crisp gilt titles, pp viii 156 with 67 figural illus describing wind loads, mathmatical coefficients etc. Copy is very bright and crisp, slight spotting to pastedowns, crease to cloth top front, o/w unworn. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15345
USD 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 81 | £UK 72.75 | JP¥ 10081]

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