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Nicholls and Clarke Ltd. No. 40 Catalogue

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London,

Seller ID: 001765


Trade catalogue of manufacturer and distributor of building materials, no date but looks around 1950s . 704 pp with lots of interesting illustrations of gates, fireplaces, boilers, domestic appliances and much more. Book is very bright and clean just a little light staining on spine and neat signature of former owner on front endpaper. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Handbook of British Standards for Building Materials and Components

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, British Standards Institution: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003150


BS Handbook No. 3 going into great detail on the standards applicable to all manner of building supplies, pipes, windows, roofing, electrical goods and much more. 315 pages with many technical illustrations and colour chart for paints. Pages are overall clean just the lightest of foxing on endpapers, neat owners names on inside front endpaper. Outer covers a little dusty and some marks especially on spine See image . A sound copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILE... View more info

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Pricing and Costing for Buildings and Public Works

By: B Price Davies

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cardiff, The Building Estimator Publications: 1933

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003082


This is the second edition of this work being a reprint of the first with minor alterations. A very detailed book on costing for buildings and public works a companion to estimating for buildings and public works this first book was page numbered to 532 and this present book continues from 533 to 912, pull out costing forms at end of book, old adverts. Book is a little dusty and gold lettering is dulled, spine a little browned, little light foxing on early pages and a fe... View more info

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Creating Excellence in the Boardroom: A Guide to Shaping Directorial Competence and Board Effectiveness

By: Coulson-Thomas, Colin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Maedenhead Berkshire, United Kingdom, McGraw-Hill Book Co Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 002933


A text book published for companies to get the best from their board of Directors. 315 pages covering all aspects of board selection, management, direction, development, aims and much more. Book and ustwrapper are in very bright condition just some pencil underlining on some pages could easily be removed. A nice copy SEE IMAGE.DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Hard's Year Book for the Clothing Industry 1960

By: Hard's Year Books

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, United Trade Press Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006775


Very informative book on the clothing industry at time of publication, a year book covering all aspectts, clothing sizes, styles, templates fr making, machinery and more. 352 pages in overall clean condition just some stamps for research department library and CWS ltd on first couple of pages plus some ink numbers on front endpaper, a few marks to endpapers. Many B/w photographs, colour and B/w illustrations and old adverts , all present as listed plus very informative ... View more info

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Stair-Building in in Its Various Forms; and the One Plane Methods of Hand-Railing as Applied to Drawing Face Moulds

By: James H Monckton

Price: £125.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley and Sons: 1888

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007500


Excellent book on the craft of stair building with numerous designs and plans of stairs, newels and balusters for the use of Architects, Stair Builders and Carpenters. Pages not numbered but 170 plus printed pages including 78 full page B/ plates of plans and designs, in bright clean condition iwith just a few light marks to rear blank pages, previous owners name with three changes of address on first blank page.Front and rear brown endpapers have vertical creasing where... View more info

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The Flow Turning of Metals

By: John A Grainger

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Brighton Uk, The Machinery Publishing Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003246


A technical book describing the process of making hollow metal components, 144 pages with many old photographs, technical drawings and graphs. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean just a little very light foxing on first and las couple of pages this is very light and does not continue inside, few small marks on wrapper. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Purchasing

By: Lysons, Kenneth

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pitman Publishing: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002717


Fourth edition of this Text book in very bright clean condition. 434 pages. Excellent copy See image DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Sabre Lehman Notes on the Installation of Turbocharged Diesel Engines

By: Sabre Lehman

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dorset UK, Sabre Lehman:

Seller ID: 006628


Very informative book on the installation of Sabre diesel engines in boats, Around 76 pages, not numbered, in very bright clean condition, many B/w technical illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Not dated looks around 1990s. Outer card covers have a few very light marks, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Every Day Uses of Portland Cement

By: The Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers 1900 Ltd: 1909

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006677


Very informative book on Portland cement and its many uses in all types of construction bridges, houses, pipes, paths and much more. 160 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers and some pencilled notes on front endpaper, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boardslightly browned with a few very light marks, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMA... View more info

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Gears And Gear Cutting

By: The Reid Gear Co.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Linwood UK, The Reid Gear Co.: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008216


Very informative book on gears and machinery from The Reid Gear Co. 104 pages in clean condition just some very light marking to first and last couple of pages, neat inked former owners name on title page. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers a little dusty and lightly worn on edgeswith inked name to top front cover. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IM... View more info

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Power Transmission Equipment

By: The Skefko Ball Bearing Company Ltd

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Luton UK, The Skefko Ball Bearing Company Ltd: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008215


Very informative trade catalogue on gears and bearings from The Skefko Ball Bearing Company Ltd. 78 pages in overall clean condition just some light browning to first and last couple of pages, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as plus informative technical informationt. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly worn on corners, spine slightly faded with small mark and smallhorizontal split.A pleasing example of this catalogue SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAG... View more info

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Catalogue B12 of General Brassfoundry and Bronze Work

By: William Tonks & Sons

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Birmingham UK, William Tonks & Sons:

Seller ID: 008042


Trade catalogue for William Tonks & Sons showing all sorts of metal products, decorative door fittings,hooks, bolts, brackets etc.not dated but 1930s. Contains 404 pages in bright clean condition, page 190 has vertical tear from bottom 3ΒΌ Inches long. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed, one colour plate,plus details and prices for items,endpapers a littlemarked , Tonks trade card stapled to front endpaper, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a... View more info