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CORSON, RICHARD
Fashions in Eyeglasses
London, Peter Owen. 1967, First Edition. Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 185mm x 254mm tall (7.25" x 10" approx.). Pp 287 with 120 illustrations and 500 annotated drawings of spectacle frame types. Very good, in the original green cloth-covered boards, with gilt title to the (slightly sunned) spine, and with the very good and unclipped, illustrated dust-wrapper. IT'S INTERESTING TO NOTE THAT THE CHEAPER MODERN REPRINTS CURRENTLY BEING OFFERED AND DESCRIBED AS 'ENLARGED' APPARENTLY HAVE ONLY 130 ILLUSTRATIONS, AS COMPARED WITH THE 620 CONTAINED IN THIS FIRST EDITION. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 005054
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 51 US$ 56.12 | JP¥ 6036]
Keywords: Optics Optical Fashion Eye Eyes Glasses Sight Spectacles Lens Lenses Sunglasses Pince-nez Monocle Monocles Lunette Lunettes Lorgnette Peddlers Seeing History Science Vision Optometry Ophthalmology Antiques and Collectibles Fashion and Accessories

 
COUSINS, FRANK W. [FOREWORD BY J.G. PORTER]
Sundials. A Simplified Approach by Means of the Equatorial Dial
London, John Baker. 1972, Reprinted [ with Corrections ]. (ISBN: 0212983555). Hard Cover, Lge 8vo. Ill.: Chandler, Malcolm. Hardback 165mm x 255mm tall (6.5" x 10" approx.). 247pp, with over 100 illustrations in b/w and line, including 3 multi-folding plates, and with the black-on-orange, pictorial endpapers showing illustrations from Salomon Trismosins "Splendor Solis". Almost fine, in the original gilt decorated black art-leather boards/gilt-on-red spine title/page top edges red, and with dust-wrapper, clipped and repriced by A & C Black [did they take over the John Baker business and stock?], sunned to spine edges and back. but otherwise sound. Almost Fine/Good.
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Book number: 001716
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 96.25 US$ 106.01 | JP¥ 11402]
Keywords: Donbeaumont Sun-Dial Sun-Dials Sundial Sundials Dialling Gnomonics Time Time-Keeping Time-measuring Time-Telling Math Maths Mathematic Mathematics Astronomy Sun Measure Measures Metrology Horology Scientific Instrument Instruments History Geometry Sunques

 
CRAWFORTH, MICHAEL
Weighing Coins: English Folding Gold Balances of the 18th and 19th Centuries
London, Cape Horn Trading Co. Ltd. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0950657808). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 200mm x 215mm tall (8" x 8.5" approx.). Pp x, 194 with a frontispiece and 55 further text figs. and tables, plus a single-sided Errata leaf. Armorial bookplate of Dr. Colin R. Lattimore, "Hesterna Manent" 1976, to front pastedown. Almost fine, in the original dark-green cloth-covered boards/gilt titles, with light-green endpapers green art-silk page-marker. Almost Fine/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005476
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 73.75 US$ 81.07 | JP¥ 8719]
Keywords: Specie Coins Gold Sovereign Commerce Weight Weights Measure Measures Metrology Steelyard Steelyards Balance Balances Scale Scales Mensuration Herardry Armorial Bearings Hesterna Manent Mensuration Weights and Measures Commerce and Commodities Technology 0

 
DANIEL, CHRISTOPHER ST. J.H. SIGNED
Sundials
Princes Risborough, Shire Publications Ltd. 1990. (ISBN: 0852638086). 150mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). 32pp, with 55 illustrations in b/w & line. Fine, in the original colour-photo illustrated thin-card covers. Signed, on the blank verso of the front cover 'Christopher Daniel - 28/3/93, [on the occasion of the British Sundial Society's conference at Owen's Park, Manchester]. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 002246
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 15.59 | JP¥ 1677]
Keywords: Donbeaumont Dial Dialling Sun-dial Sundial Sundials Time Measurement Scientific Instruments Horology Photography Verse Poetry Aphorisms Mottoes Astronomy Garden Gardens Gardening Horlogeroman Saxon Sonnenuhr cadran solaire gnomon orologio solare meridiana

 
LANGDON-DAVIES, JOHN
NPL Jubilee Book of the National Physical Laboratory
London, His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1951, First Edition. Cloth, Sm 4to. Hardback, 165mm x 210mm tall (6.5" x 8.25" approx.). 104pp, including a double-page chart of the Establishment and its senior personnel, plus 32 plates with a total of 54 b/w photographs and 2 plans, Very good, in the original blue cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005442
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 68 US$ 74.83 | JP¥ 8049]
Keywords: Computer Science Metrology Weight Weighing Kelvin Electricity Severn Suspension Bridge Microscope Microscopy Lens Optics Balances Mechanics Materials Testing Scientific Radioactivity Gauges Gear Metallurgy War Weather Radar Radio Light Science and Medicin

 
DELLOW, E.L.
Measuring and Testing in Science and Technology. An Introduction
Newton Abbot, David & Charles. 1970, First Edition. (ISBN: 0715349228). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 140mm x 225mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). 268pp + 12 plates with a total of 13 b/w photographs and 28 figures in the text. Almost fine, in the original red cloth covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the almost fine, unclipped, illustrated dust-wrapper. Almost Fine/Almost Fine.
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Book number: 005465
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 18.71 | JP¥ 2012]
Keywords: Weight Weights Measure Measures Metrology Avoirdupois Coin Coins Specie Steelyard Steelyards Balance Balances Scale Scales Magna Graecia Egypt History Wine Grain Cubits Imperial Metric System Sience Physics Mensuration Science and Medicine Weights and Mea

 
DENT, MAJOR HERBERT C., M.B.E., (A.M. STAFF, RET.).
Old English Bronze Wool-Weights THE AUTHOR's OWN COPY
Orford Hill, Norwich, H.W. Hunt. 1927, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Only 200 Copies Printed, Hardback, 140mm x 215mm tall (5.5" x 8.5" approx.). 32pp + 29 single-sided b/w photo-plates. Pictorial bookplate to front pastedown "May Buxton & Herbert Crowley Dent". Endpapers toned, otherwise almost fine, in the original red cloth-covered boards/gilt title. Limited Edition, 200 copies only [this being the un-numbered Author's own copy]. Inscription to the front free endpaper reads "Author's Copy - With kind regards To the President of the Norfolk & Norwich Archaeological Socy. "Johnny Cromer"(?) Herbert Dent - Sept 28: 1927" TOGETHER WITH, loosely inserted, two handwritten letters, one with a sketch and the other signed by Dent and, affixed to the near pastedown, an illustrated article on wool-weights. Almost Fine/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005475
GBP 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 283 US$ 311.79 | JP¥ 33536]
Keywords: Wool Industry Bronze Commerce Weight Weights Measure Measures Metrology Steelyard Steelyards Balance Balances Scale Scales Archaeology Mensuration Weights and Measures Commerce and Commodities Technology

 
READ, DOUGLAS & YOUNSON, ERIC
The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers - A History
The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers. 1988, First & Only Edition. (ISBN: 0951436503). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, approx 162mm x 240mm tall. Pp [ii], 102, with 2 colour and 62 b/w photographs and a text fig. Very good, in the original heraldic gilt-decorated blue boards/gilt titles and with the lightly spine-sunned but otherwise very good and unclipped dust-wrapper. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 004460
GBP 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.25 US$ 47.39 | JP¥ 5097]
Keywords: Livery Company Companies Trade London City Lord Mayor Mayors Guild Guilds History Commerce Science Technology Navigation Science Instrument Scientific Instruments Mace Regalia Minerva Royal Foundations Anniversary Ordinances Institution Institutions Jewel

 
DOWLER, GRAHAM
Gloucestershire Clock & Watch Makers
Chichester, Phillimore. 1984, First & Only Edition. (ISBN: 085033554x). Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 186mm x 252mm tall (7.25" x 10" approx.). Pp xxii, 230 + list of Subscribers, with 2 maps [endpapers]; 7 b/w illustrations, and Pedigrees of 10 horologist's families. Fine, in the original blue cloth-covered boards, and fine, colour photo-illustrated dust-wrapper. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 005122
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 31.18 | JP¥ 3354]
Keywords: Horology Clock Clocks Watch Watches Montres Time Measurement Technology Scientific Instrument Instruments Measuring Horloge Mercer Washbourne Honeybone Brown Coates Voyce Shortman Warner Archer Hulbert Yarnold Genealogy Family History Histories Pedigree P

 
BURNETT, J.E. & MORRISON-LOW, A.D.
Vulgar and Mechanick. The Scientific Instrument Trade in Ireland 1650-1921
Edinburgh & Dublin, The Trustees of the National Museums of Scotland & The Royal Dublin Society. 1989, First Edition. (ISBN: 0860270262). Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 195mm x 265mm tall (7.5" x 10.5" approx.). Pp ix, 166, with 50 b/w illustrations, 2 graphs, and extensive lists of instrument-makers. Fine, in the original black art-morocco-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the, fine and unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 003911
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 141.5 US$ 155.9 | JP¥ 16768]
Keywords: Nwtncarabds Ireland Dublin Howard Grubb Science Scientific Instruments Surveying Navigation Navigational Dials Sundials Sun-dial Dialling Telescope Telescopes Spheres Orreries Spectroscopes Microscopes Barometers Thermometers Precision Balances Drawing In

 
EASTERLING, D.W
Using an Oscilloscope
London, Norman Price (Publishers) Ltd. 1960, First Edition. 5.5" x 8.5" tall. 72pp with text figs. Spine hd/tl chipped, otherwise very good, in the original black-printed, thin red card covers. Good.
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Book number: 000115
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.24 | JP¥ 671]
Keywords: Oscilloscope Instruments Waveforms Radio TV Television Science Technology Easterling, D.W Using an Oscilloscope Scientific Instrument

 
EDWARDES, ERNEST L., FELLOW OF THE BRITISH HOROLOGICAL INSTITUTE, FELLOW OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF ARTS
The Story of the Pendulum Clock - SIGNED COPY
Altrincham, John Sherratt and Son Ltd. 1977, First Edition. Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 190mm x 255mm tall (7.5" x 10" approx.). Pp xvi, 270, with a colour-photo frontispiece plate and 16 text figs. plus 160 un-numbered pages of plates with a total of 207 b/w photo illustrations. Very good, in the original mustard-coloured cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title/title in blind to front board, and with price-clipped but otherwise very good, colour-photo illustrated dust-wrapper. Signed by the Author on the title-page. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 003001
GBP 165.00 [Appr.: EURO 186.75 US$ 205.78 | JP¥ 22133]
Keywords: Clock Clocks Time Timekeeping Timekeepers Horology Scientific Instrument Instruments Mensuration Mechanics Metrology Technology Antique Antiques Collectibles Signed Provincial Printing Vf40 Vf46 Horology

 
EDWARDS, BERNARD J.
Clock and Watch Advertising - A Grading Guide LIMITED EDITION
Chicago, Illinois, Review Advertising. 1976, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Limited Edition, Hardback, 145mm x 222mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). 84pp (un-numbered), printed in red & black, with dozens of b/w photo illustrations. Endpapers lightly toned, otherwise fine, in the original "DeLuxe" binding of tan cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title. A Limited Edition, this being No. 815 of 1,000 only. Fine/no d/w.
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Book number: 003868
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 US$ 49.89 | JP¥ 5366]
Keywords: Horology Clocks Clock Time Timekeeping Timekeepers Mensuration Scientific Instrument Instruments Technology Antiques Ad Ads Adverts Advert Advertising Advertisement Advertisements Commerce Tin Signs Glass Paper Novelties Factory Spoons Postcards Trade Car

 
PHILLIPS, V.J., DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SWANSEA
Waveforms. A History of Early Oscilligraphy
Bristol, Adam Hilger. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 0852742746). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 160mm x 240mm tall (6.5" x 9.5" approx.). Pp xii, 259, illustrated in b/w & line. Fine, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 003155
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 18.71 | JP¥ 2012]
Keywords: Wave Waves Physics Waveform Waveforms Scientific Instrument Instruments Science Oscillograph Oscillographs Mirror Mirrors Optics Phonograph Phonograps Gramophone Gramophones Recording Stroboscope Stroboscopes Galvanometer Galvanometers Blondell Duddell Ki

 
ELLIOTT, DOUGLAS J.
Shropshire Clock and Watchmakers
London & Chichester, Phillimore. 1979, First (& Only?) Edition. (ISBN: 0850333288). Hardback. 145mm x 222mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx). Pp (xii), 172 + 12 plates with 19 b/w illustrations. Fine, in the original brown boards/gilt spine title. The illustrated dust-wrapper is lightly chipped at the head of its spine, but is otherwise very good and unclipped. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 004691
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.75 US$ 43.65 | JP¥ 4695]
Keywords: Clocks Watches Horology Clockmaking Clock-Making Timepieces Grandfather Clocks Shrewsbury Salop Vickery Bridgnorth Astley Abbots Tong Bryant Time Biography Local History Shropshire Horology Topography and Local History Technology Biography and Bibliograph

 
HUGGARD, E.R., M.A., B.A.I., A.M.I.C.E., LECTURER IN FOREST ENGINEERING & OWEN, T.H., B.SC., LECTURER IN SILVICULTURE [BOTH AT THE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF NORTH WALES )
Forest Tools and Instruments, with 44 Illustrations
London, Adam & Charles Black. 1960, First Edition. Hardback 8vo. pp viii, 119, with 44 illustrations mostly in b/w photo. Very good, in the original dark-green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with good, unclipped, dust-wrapper. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 002787
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 US$ 37.42 | JP¥ 4024]
Keywords: Science Scientific Instrument Instruments Tool Tools Altimeter Altimeters Chains Tapes Measuring Mensuration Surveying Denrometer Dendrometers Hypsometer Hypsometers Barometer Barometers Metrology Level Levels Anemometer Anemometers Thermometer Thermomete

 
GATTY, THE LATE MRS. ALFRED [ORIGINALLY COMPILED BY, NOW ENLARGED AND RE-EDITED BY H.K.F. EDEN AND ELEANOR LLOYD ]
The Book of Sun-Dials [ Sundials ]
London, George Bell and Sons. 1900, Fourth Edition, but First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Hardback, 200mm x 287mm tall (8" x 11.25" approx.). Pp xvii, 529, with title-page, with vignette, printed in red & black; tipped-in Errata slip; a tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait & 8 other plates, and 198 illustrations in the text. A few very minor rubs to spine edges and prelims foxed, otherwise very good, in the original gilt-decorated cloth-covered boards/gilt titles/teg [top-edges gilt]. This edition is by far the best of the four published and contains far more material than the earlier ones. Photograph/s and/or mailing quote for this heavy volume available on request.
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Book number: 002234
GBP 285.00 [Appr.: EURO 322.75 US$ 355.44 | JP¥ 38231]
Keywords: Dialling Time Horology Gnomonics Sundial Sundials Sundialling Science Astronomy Gnomon Scientific Instruments Antique Antiques Motto Mottos Mottoes Folklore Sun-Dials Sun-Dialling Horology Sundials

 
FABER, OSCAR, D.SC., O.B.E., [ TRANSLATOR, FROM PROF. E. LIPPICH'S GERMAN TRANSLATION OF PROF. GALILEO FERRARIS' ITALIAN WORK ]
Ferraris' Dioptric Instruments [The original Italian work was entitled The Fundamental Properties of Dioptric Instruments ] Printed at the Request of The Ministry of Munitions
London, His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1919, First (& Only?) Edition. Hard Cover. Hardback, 150mm x 222mm tall (6" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xxxi, 214, with 75 text figs. Some minor external marks and endpaper joints cracking, otherwise a sound copy, in the original blind-ruled, dark-green cloth-covered boards/gilt titles. Introduction by Conrad Beck, of R.& J. Beck, optical instrument makers.
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Book number: 001859
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 51 US$ 56.12 | JP¥ 6036]
Keywords: Nwtncarabds Optics Optics Optical Instruments Gauss Beck Instrument War Eye Eyes Microscope Microscopes Microscopy Telescope Telescopes Science and Medicine

 
FLAMAN, E. SIGNED
Indicateur-Enregistreur de Vitesse pour Bateaux. Systeme E. Flaman. Compteur-Enregistreur du Nombre de Tours et Compteur Repetiteur a Distance [ Boat Speed Indicator ]
95, Rue de Prony. Paris, E. Flaman, Ingenieur. 1918, First Edition. 214mm x 232mm tall. Pp [viii], 66 + 79 illustrations on 24 multi-folding plates + 2pp Table des Planches [list of plates]. WITH a signed, typed presentation letter to Monsieur Tayon, Ingenieur de Deuxieme Classe de la Marine. 3, Avenue Octave Greard, Paris, dated 23 Mars 1918. Signed inscription to Monsieur Tayon to the blank head of the Titlepage. Original illustrated thin beige card covers browning and with crease to upper corner of rear cover. Otherwise a very good copy of an interesting and uncommon work. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 000795
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 107.75 US$ 118.48 | JP¥ 12744]
Keywords: Marine Maritime Instruments Instrument Instrumentation Navigation Ship Ships Boat Boats Speed Indicator Sea Engineer Engineering Speedo Speedometer Odometer Tayon hydrography Technology

 
FORD, BRIAN J.
The Leeuwenhoek Legacy
Bristol & London, Biopress & Farrand Press. 1991, First Edition. (ISBN: 1850830169). Boards, 4to. Hardback 200mm x 240mm tall (8" x 9.5" approx.). Pp (xvi), 185pp illustrated throughout in b/w photo & line.Very good, in the original boards/gilt spine title and the, slightly marked but otherwise very good and unclipped, illustrated dustwrapper. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 005815
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 107.75 US$ 118.48 | JP¥ 12744]
Keywords: Microscopy History Microscope Optic Optics Science Technology History Scientific Optical Instruments Projection Leeuwenhoek History Antiques collecting Biography and Bibliography 1850830169

 
FOSTER, LEONARD F.
Modern Office Machinery.
London, Gee & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1929, First (& 0nly?) Edition. Cloth. Title continues: ".Being a practical handbook on the construction, methods of work, etc. of the most modern types of Office Machinery for the use of Principals, Directors, Secretaries, Accountants, Office Managers and others". Hardback 4to. 7.25" x 9.75" tall. Pp xiv, 163 with 111 b/w illustrations. A most comprehensive work detailing the machines to be found in use in offices in the pre-electronic era. Contents include much detail on typewriters, dictating machines, inter-communicating telephones, duplicating machines, addressing machines, calculating machines, accounting machines, sorting and tabulating machines, time recorders, etc. Endpapers lightly spotted and a couple of small oval library stamp impressions to blank areas, otherwise very good in the original blind-ruled, olive green cloth/blind title/gilt spine title. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005633
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 141.5 US$ 155.9 | JP¥ 16768]
Keywords: Typewriters Office Machinery Adding Addressall Addressamite Elliott Machine Graphotype Jumbo Roneo Burroughs Calculating Machines Duplicating Copying Pencil Sharpener Time-stamp Dictograph Crandall Chicago Cypher Blickensderfer Gardner Helios Moya Technol

 
FRIED, HENRY B.
The Electric Watch Repair Manual ( Second & Best Edition)
New York, 1972, Second, and Best, Edition. 150mm x 228mm tall (6" x 9" approx.). Pp (vi), 248, illustrated throughout in b/w & line. Old price-sticker blemish on front cover, otherwise very good, in the original black-printed orange card covers/black titles. Very Good.
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Book number: 004554
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 51 US$ 56.12 | JP¥ 6036]
Keywords: Accutron Bulova Jaeger Junghans Leclanche Magnet Magnets Magnetic Dynatron Hamilton Jaz Clocks Lip Rodico Timex Electricity Electonics Time Timekeeping Timekeepers Clock Watch Watches Horology Science Technology Quartz Crystal Secticon Battery Horology Te

 
FRIED, HENRY B., CMW, CMC, FAWI, FBHI, FNAWCC
Repairing Quartz Watches
Cincinnati, Ohio, American Watchmakers Institute Press. 1988, Second, Revised, Edition. (ISBN: 0919945068). Cloth, 4to. Hardback 225mm x 287mm tall (8.75" x 11.25" approx.). Pp vi, 248 with illustrations in b/w & line. Very good, in the original grey cloth-covered boards/gilt title. The accompanying illustrated dust-wrapper, which has a repaired tear to the back lower edge, is otherwise very good and unclipped. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 006088
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 US$ 49.89 | JP¥ 5366]
Keywords: Watch Watches Horology Time Clockwork Technology Mensuration Measuring Horology Technology 0919945068

 
GIBBONS, C.H.
Materials Testing Machines - An account of their development, with special reference to the tension-compression-transverse group.
Pittsburgh, Instruments Publishing Company. 1935, First Edition. Cloth, Sm 8vo. Hardback, 130mm x 203mm tall (5" x 8" approx.). Pp iv, x, 92 with 49 illustrations in b/w photo and line. Previous owner's neat signature to the front free endpapers, otherwise fine, in the original black cloth-covered boards/orange title. Almost Fine/Later loose protective Jacket.
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Book number: 005477
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 31.18 | JP¥ 3354]
Keywords: Commerce Weight Weights Measure Measures Metrology Steelyard Steelyards Balance Balances Scale Scales Mensuration Weights and Measures Commerce and Commodities Technology

 
GOULD, LT. COMMDR. R.T., R.N.
Communications Old and New SIGNED BY AUTHOR
London, The R.A. Publishing Co. Ltd. for Cable and Wireless Ltd. 1945, First & Only Edition. Boards. Ill.: Tunnicliffe, C.F. A.R.A. R.E. A.R.C.A. 155mm x 210mm tall (6.25" x 8.25" approx.). 54pp, with a title-page vignette and 28 other illustrations by Tunnicliffe. Title and chapter headings printed in red and with the heraldic bookplate of Mark Dineley facing the title-page. Light rubs to spine and adjacent condensation mark to exterior of rear board only, otherwise very good in the original illustrated boards. Undated but published in 1945. Inscribed and signed inside the front cover "Mark Dineley from Rupert T. Gould I-VII-45". Very Good/no d/w. Inscribed and Signed by the Author.
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Book number: 004247
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 170 US$ 187.08 | JP¥ 20121]
Keywords: Radio Wireless Telegraphy Pigeon Post Heliogram Heliograms Television Photo Tom Tom Tunnicliffe History Beacon Beacons Sun Morse Great Eastern Marconi Semaphore Semaphones Signalling Flag Flags Signal Sign Signals Chappe Gould Wood Engraving Engravings Ca

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