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Basic Structure Design Philosophy, Criteria and Safety of Concrete Reactor Pressure Vessels. Report of a panel sponsored by the International Atomic Energy Agency and held in Vienna 9-13th February 1970
Vienna, 1970, First Edition. 210mm x 300mm tall (8.75" x 11.75" approx.). 250pp with some b/w illustrations in the text. Previous owner's neat signature to upper blank margin of the front cover, otherwise very good, in the original red-printed yellow card covers. Very Good.
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Book number: 006020
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 62.58 | JP¥ 6863]
Keywords: IAEA-126 Atomic Energy Concrete Buiding Materials Safety Technology Science Physics Math Mathematics Technology

 
Prestressed Concrete - Franch Code. [ Text in English ] Conception et Calcul Du Béton Précontraint. Instruction Provisoire 1973
1974, First Edition. 210mm x 300mm tall (8.75" x 11.75" approx.). 206pp. Previous owner's name to front cover, otherwise very good, in the original hessian-effect card covers/black title. Good.
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Book number: 006021
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 US$ 27.81 | JP¥ 3050]
Keywords: Concrete Buiding Materials Safety Technology Science Physics Math Mathematics Technology

 
ADLAM, G.H.L.
Acids, Alkalis and Salts
London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd. 1919, First Edition. Published in the Pitman's Common Commodities and Industries Series. Hardback, 127mm x 185mm tall (5" x 7.5" approx.). Pp ix, 114 with 18 illustrations including a frontispiece plate, plus 36pp Publisher's list. Minor rubs to hd/tl of spine and cloth to foot of rear board faded, otherwise very good in the original black-printed, green cloth-covered boards. Undated, but given on COPAC as 1919. Very Good.
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Book number: 006497
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.91 | JP¥ 1525]
Keywords: Mining Coal Tar Chemistry Chemicals Explosives Commerce and Commodities Technology

 
BARHAM, G. BASIL, A.M.I.E.E.
The Development of the Incandescent Electric Lamp
London, Scott, Greenwood and Son. 1912, First (& Only?) Edition. Hardback. 8vo.140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx). Pp viii, 198, 2 [adverts], + b/w photo frontispiece of Edison and a b/w photo plate of Sir Joseph Wilson Swan [to whom the book is dedicated], and with 25 illustrations in b/w & line and 10 tables. Previous owner's neat stamp-impression to upper free corner of front free endpaper, and some [eraseable] pencilled annotations. Light External rubs, otherwise a good to very good copy, in the original green cloth-covered boards/black titles.
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Book number: 001189
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 88 US$ 104.3 | JP¥ 11439]
Keywords: Profnoca Light Lighting Bulb Bulbs Science Technology Invention Tungsten Carbon Filament Tantalum Lamp Lamps Just-Hanaman Helion Osmium Edison Commerce and Commodities Technology

 
BARRY, MICHAEL
Traditional Enumeration in the North Country [eg in counting sheep, &c.]
St. Fagans Castle, Cardiff, Wales, The Society for Folk Life Studies. 1969, First Edition. 4to. Pp 75 to 91 incl. with a two sketch-maps and two multi-folding Tables, in Volume 7 of 'Folk Life', the Journal of the Society for Folk Life Studies. Other articles contained include: 'Fen Skating', 'Wooden Pumps' , 'Aspects of Oral Tradition' & 'Folk-Medicine in 18thC Wales'. In total 131pp with text-figs. and 4pp of plates with a total of 16 b/w photos. Fine, in the original soft card covers.+. Fine.
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Book number: 006258
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 US$ 20.86 | JP¥ 2288]
Keywords: Sports Sheep Counting Folklore Technology Sports, Games and Pastimes Agriculture & Forestry

 
BOURNE, WILLIAM
The Arte of Shooting in Great Ordnance
Amsterdam & New York, Da Capo Press. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. [ Theatrvm Orbis Tarrarvm Ltd ]. 1969, First Edition Thus. Cloth. Hardback, 155mm x 230mm tall (6" x 9" approx.). Pp (xv), 94, (ii), with a title-page vignette, decorated capitals and several text-figs. Withdrawn from, and sold by, The University of Delaware Library, with a couple of neat stamp impression, inked-out impressions to the closed-page edges, and a plain label over the front board accession number. Spine lightly sunned, otherwise very good, in the original gilt-decorated, red cloth-covered boards/gilt-on-black titles. Number 117 in 'The English Experience, its Record in Early Printed Books' series, published in facsimile. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005673
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 US$ 48.67 | JP¥ 5338]
Keywords: Ordnance Cannon Guns Gunpowder Trajectory Trajectories Warfare Cannonball Math Mathematics Calculating Calculation Shooting Firearms Weights and Measures Technology

 
BROCKBANK, E.M., M.D., F.R.C.P., EDITED BY
Dreschfeld Memorial Volume, Containing an Account of the Life, Work, and Writings of the late Julius Dreschfeld M.D. F.R.C.P. With a Series of Original Articles Dedicated to His Memory by Colleagues in the University of Manchester and Former Pupils
Manchester, University Press. 1908, First ( & Only?) Edition. Cloth. Hardback, 150mm x 260mm tall (6" x 10.25" approx.). Pp (vi), 246 + 79 illustrations, mostly b/w photo but some line, and two graphs, on 44 plate leaves + a multi-folding chart. A man apparently of the same ilk as the TV medico 'House', but exactly 100 years earlier. Light rubs to spine edges and endpapers toned, otherwise very good in the original cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005798
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.5 US$ 34.77 | JP¥ 3813]
Keywords: Provincial Printing Manchester University Physician Physicians Doctor Doctors Medical Health Biography Dalton Chemical Math Mathematic Mathematics Owens College Pathology Hodgkin's Disease Bibliography Robinson Wright Milligan Reynolds Westmacott Moritz T

 
BROWN, J.F.
Guinness and Hops
London, Arthur Guinness Son & Co (Park Royal) Ltd. 1980, First (& Only?) Edition. (ISBN: 0851122221). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 130m x 205mm tall (5.25" x 8" approx.). Pp xv, 264. Previous owner's neat signature to front free endpaper, otherwise very good, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt titles & 'Guinness' logo. Very Good.
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Book number: 003145
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 76.25 US$ 90.39 | JP¥ 9914]
Keywords: Celia Sack Beer Stout Porter Brewing Brewery Mash Tun Yeast Barley Hops Water Mild Ale Malts Malted Fermenting Grist Cellar Barm Oak History Technology Food Catering Hygiene Cooperage Dublin Alcohol Alcoholic Beverage Beverages Commerce Commodities Histor

 
BURNS, WM., C.E.
Illuminating and Heating Gas. A Manual of the Manufacture of Gas from Tar, Oil, and Other Liquid Hydrocarbons and Extracting Oil from Sewage Sludge
London, E. & F.N. Spon. 1887, First Edition. Cloth. Hardback, 123mm x 188mm tall (4.75" x 7.5" tall approx. Pp (iv), 68 plus three illustrated plates (2 multi-folding) with a total of 26 text figs. plus Spon's 1887 32pp Catalogue of books relating to Applied Science, including a synopsis of the contents of all five series of Workshop Receipts. Two or three very minor external rubs and title-page foxed. Otherwise very good, in the original blind-ruled cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Good.
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Book number: 006052
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 US$ 48.67 | JP¥ 5338]
Keywords: Hatheway Artificial Lighting Gas Illumination Light Lighting Chemistry Science Technology Gasification Combustion Letheby Thompson Sewers Sewer Silber Oil Lamps Electric Sulphur Sulfer Benzene Carbide Loomis Distillation Carbonization Methane Ethylene Com

 
CHANDLER, DEAN, WITH A FOREWORD BY DR. CHARLES CARPENTER, C.B.A., M.INST.C.E., PRESIDENT OF THE SOUTH METROPOLITAN GAS COMPANY ].
Outline of History of Lighting By Gas [ given on the front cover as Lighting By Gas, An Outline of Its History
London, South Metropolitan Gas Company. 1936, First & Only Edition. Cloth, 4to. Hardback 200mm x 255 tall (7.75" x 10" approx.). Pp [x], 279 plus 3 colour plates, and illustrated throughout in b/w and line. Some light toning of paper stock, esp. to the endpapers, otherwise good, in the original green/black hide effect cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 004863
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 205.25 US$ 243.36 | JP¥ 26691]
Keywords: Gas Light Lighting Science Technology Heating Coal Gas Producer Gas-Works William Murdoch Frederick Albert Winsor Boulton Watt Water Fire Flame Chemistry Chemical Maiben Pemberton Coke Cannel Retort Watt Wigan Cinder Commerce and Commodities Technology Ar

 
CHANDLER, DEAN, WITH A FOREWORD BY DR. CHARLES CARPENTER, C.B.A., M.INST.C.E., PRESIDENT OF THE SOUTH METROPOLITAN GAS COMPANY ]
Outline of History of Lighting By Gas [ given on the front cover as Lighting By Gas, An Outline of Its History
1936, First & Only Edition. Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 195mm x 255mm tall (7.75" x 10" approx.). Pp [x], 279, plus 3 colour plates and illustrations throughout in line & b/w. Very good, in the original green/black hide effect cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 004864
GBP 225.00 [Appr.: EURO 263.75 US$ 312.9 | JP¥ 34317]
Keywords: Profnoca Gas Light Lighting Science Technology Heating Coal Gas Producer Gas-Works William Murdoch Frederick Albert Winsor Boulton Watt Water Fire Flame Chemistry Chemical Maiben Pemberton Coke Cannel Retort Watt Wigan Cinder Commerce and Commodities Tech

 
CHATFIELD, H.W., PR.D., B.SC.(HONS), F.R.I.C., A.M.I.CHEM.E., CONSULTING CHEMIST AND CHEMICAL ENGINEER
Varnish Manufacture and Plant
London, Leonard Hill Limited. 1949, First Edition. Cloth. Hardback 8vo. 145mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xxiii, 429 plus 88 plates, giving a total of 275 illustrations in b/w photograph and line + with a multi-folding plan and 20pp of Publisher's adverts. Some minor rubs and marks to cloth, otherwise good, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. Good/No Dust Jacket.
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Book number: 002932
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 US$ 41.72 | JP¥ 4576]
Keywords: Profnoca Varnish Varnishes Chemistry Technology Manufacture Commodity Commodities Alkyd Resin Resins Copal Bitumen Chemical Chemicals Phenol Toluene Coal Gas Science Finish Finishes Paint Paints Coating Coatings Commerce and Commodities Technology

 
CHESKIN, LOUIS, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, COLOUR RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
Colours, and What They Can Do
London, Blandford Press Ltd. 1951, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xv, 214 plus a total of 16 full-page colour-plates. Very good, in the original light-blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. The dust-wrapper has been patch-repaired. The uncommon 1st, and only, UK edition. Very Good/d/w.
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Book number: 003782
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 62.58 | JP¥ 6863]
Keywords: Westerbeek Profnoca Spectroscope Spectoscopes Spectroscopy Science Scientific Instruments Instrument Colour Colours Color Colors Art Artist Technique Technology Science Light Spectra Spectrum Teaching Chevreul Harmony Chromatography Pigment Pigments Optic

 
CLYDE, JOHN, M.D., PH.D., B.SC., "ONE OF BRITAIN'S FOREMOST NUTRITIONAL EXPERTS
Mr. Fat and Miss Slim. How to Attain the Weight You Want
London, Evening Standard Company Limited. 1954, First (& 0nly?) Edition. Postage will bre reduced for this litght item.140mm x 215mm tall (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 48pp. very good, in the original red/black/white illustrated soft card covers. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 003524
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 17.38 | JP¥ 1907]
Keywords: Celia Sack Photographed Diet Diets Dieting Health Evening Standard Food Wolf Mankowitz Yvonne Marsh Vf57 Cookery & Food

 
HAMMOND & CO.
Electric Lighting: Its Present Position and Future Prospects. With Original Illustrations
London, Whitehead, Morris & Lowe. 1888, First Edition. Paper Covers, 8vo. 140mm x 215mm tall (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 98pp, with black-printed head & tail-pieces and decorated capitals, each page being framed in red, with 25 text figures many of which are multi-image. Red-printed addendum slip loosely inserted. Original thin grey paper covers/black title & rulings lacking spine and somewhat edge-chipped, but internally very good, the whole having been removed apparently from a larger volume presumably containing several other contemporary books oand/or catalogues. A most uncommon survival, with only four examples being recorded on COPAC. Published only seven years after the opening by Joseph Swan, in 1881, of Benwell Lamps, the world’s first light bulb factory. Fair.
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Book number: 005555
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.5 US$ 132.11 | JP¥ 14489]
Keywords: Rongreer Electric Electricity Electrical Lights Lighting Illumination Bulbs Science Technology Invention Dynamo Chemistry Gas Lighting Technology

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