Byre Books: Engineering
found: 10 books

 
VEN TE CHOW
Open-Channel Hydraulics
McGraw-Hill Kogakusha Ltd Tokyo 1959 PB. Soft cover. The International Student Edition. Fundamental principles and design procedures for water-resource projects and hydraulic engineering work, with formulae, plans and diagrams, for graduate and undergraduate engineering students. Covers lightly worn, browning to edge of page-block, name to ffep, scribble to back free end paper, o/w clean, tight and sound, good. 680pp 0. Good.
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Book number: BYB8591
GBP 47.15 [Appr.: EURO 51.5 US$ 60.92 | JP¥ 6370]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING, HYDRAULICS, FLUMES, CANALS, CULVERTS, FLOOD-PREVENTION, WEIRS, DAMS, HYDROLOGY

 
MICHAEL CRESSEY AND RON FITZGERALD
Force and Fabric: Archaeological Investigations at Stanley Mills
Historic Scotland. 2011. (ISBN: 9781849170666). Soft cover. Archaeology Report No. 5. The Richard Arkwright designed water-powered cotton mill on the River Tay. Light wear and sunning to illustrative covers, no inscriptions, generally VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB12382
GBP 14.39 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 US$ 18.59 | JP¥ 1944]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: 9781849170666 ARCHAEOLOGY, ARCHEOLOGY, INDUSTRIAL SCOTTISH, SCOTLAND Scottish archaeology

 
LEVESON VERNON-HARCOURT
A Treatise on Rivers and Canals: Vol II: Plans
Oxford, Clarendon Press. 1882. Hardcover. Vol 2 only, of two. 'Relating to the control and improvement of rivers and the design, construction and development of canals.' Dark brown cloth worn and a little marked, with splits to the spine and wear to top and tail now mended with japanese paper, black eps, name dated 1885 to half title, 21 fold-out plates all present and in good condition though with a little neat taping, edge-wear, foxing and grubby marks, sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB12640
GBP 36.43 [Appr.: EURO 40 US$ 47.07 | JP¥ 4922]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING, CANALS, WATERWAYS

 
LOVELL, BERNARD
Voice of the Universe: Building the Jodrell Bank Telescope
New York, Praeger. 1987. (ISBN: 0275926796). Soft cover. The Convergence edition, revised and updated. The engineering, financial and political struggles behind the construction of the first great radio telescope, illustrated with striking b/w photographs. Light wear to covers, name and some creasing to title page, otherwise VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB10779
GBP 25.91 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 33.48 | JP¥ 3501]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: 0275926796 ASTRONOMY, SCIENCE

 
MORTIMER, J E
History of the Boiler-Makers' Society Volume 2 1906 - 1939
London, George Allen & Unwin. 1982. (ISBN: 0043310850). Soft cover. The main trade union in the ship-building industry. Vol 2 only (of 3). Light wear to covers, name (David Martin) to half title page, two pages with marginal markings, but no other annotation, clean, tight and sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB10051
GBP 16.27 [Appr.: EURO 18 US$ 21.02 | JP¥ 2198]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: 0043310850 HISTORY, POLITICS, TRADE UNION, SHIP-BUILDING History Politics

 
REEVE, SIDNEY A
The Steam-Table
Norwood, Mass U.S.A, The Macmillan Company. 1905, 1st Edition. Hardcover. To accompany "The Thermodynamics of Heat Engines". A table of the thermal and physical properties of saturated steam vapor, and of the specific heat of water. Ex library, marked as a presentation copy to the Patent Office. Good, with marked red boards, bumped and worn. Stitched binding. Good.
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Book number: BYB11906
GBP 16.27 [Appr.: EURO 18 US$ 21.02 | JP¥ 2198]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING , HISTORY, STEAM ENGINES, REFERENCE History Science

 
ROBSON, A G
Engineering Workshop Principles and Practice - with Notes on the Manufacture and Properties of Metals
London, Emmott & Co. 1931. Hardcover. Third edition. Brown cloth lightly worn and marked, no inscriptions, clean, tight and sound, VG, no DJ. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB9841
GBP 11.51 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 US$ 14.87 | JP¥ 1555]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING, MECHANICS, TOOLS, MANUFACTURING

 
TAYLOR, T J
The Archaeology of the Coal Trade
Newcastle upon Tyne, Frank Graham. 1971. Soft cover. A facsimile reprint, first published in 1858. A detailed historical study. Stapled booklet, illustrative covers a little marked, no inscriptions or annotation, some foxing, clean and sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB11728
GBP 11.84 [Appr.: EURO 13 US$ 15.3 | JP¥ 1600]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ARCHAEOLOGY, ARCHEOLOGY, HISTORY, INDUSTRIAL MINING History archaeology

 
WEST, JOHN C
Servo-Mechanisms: An Elementary Textbook Fo Scientists and Technologists in the Field of Physics, Mechanical, Electrical and Production Engineering
London, The English Universities Press Ltd. 1966. Hardcover. Describing automatic control systems. VG, no inscriptions, in edge-worn, good DJ. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: BYB10808
GBP 13.40 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 17.31 | JP¥ 1810]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING, PHYSICS

 
WILSON, W.K.
The Cochran Book of Oil Firing
Dumfries, Robert Dinwiddie. 1926, 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Sunned to lightly leaning spine and to front board. Bright, gilt titles on front board. Owner names upon ill fep. and also upon ffep. Split into three categories: "Oil Fuel at sea." "Oil Fuel on land." "Oil-fired boilers for motorships." 45 figs. and 16. tables. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: BYB10134
GBP 31.64 [Appr.: EURO 34.75 US$ 40.88 | JP¥ 4275]
Catalogue: Engineering
Keywords: ENGINEERING, OIL FIRED BOILERS, COCHRAN AND CO, MARITIME INDUSTRY. TECHNOLOGY.

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