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Coal Tar Dyes and Intermediates

By: E De Barry Barnett

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Bailliere Tindall and Cox: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006847

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book, from the Industrial Chemistry series, giving a detailed account of coal tar dyes, their uses, history and manufacture. 213 pages in bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers, couple of neat names on inside front board. Many B/w chemical structure illustrations plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper. outer boards have a few light marks and very lightly rubbed on edges, A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Foster Engineering Co Ltd

By: Foster Engineering Co Ltd

Price: £20.00

Publisher: South Wimbledon UK, Foster Engineering Co Ltd: 1928

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 005682

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on Foster Engineering Apex Works South Wimbledon, 24 pages in very bright clean condition, many full page B/w photographs plus very informative text, Not dated but from text stating company started in 1903 and this book is to celebrate 25 years the date is 1928, book is amazingly clean a bright for this year, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Carpet Manufacture

By: Fred Bradbury

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Belfast Ireland, Fred Bradbury: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008041

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on carpet manufacture, privately published by the author. 301 pages in very bright clean condition, 19 pages of splendid, artistic adverts. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very detailed, informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are stiff flexible boards, imitation leather appearance, a little rubbed and worn on edges, spine a little lighter in colour to boards. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain: Yorkshire v.1: The National Photographic Collection: Yorkshire Vol 1 (Landmark Collector's Library)

By: George Watkins

Price: £29.50

Publisher: Derbyshire UK, Landmark Publishing Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008285

ISBN: 190152289X

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on Steam engines as used in industrial Yorkshire, 320 pages in very bright clean condition, many splendid B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is bright and clean with a little fading to spine, small closed tesar to top left 1½ inches long, not price clipped, A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Carrongrove : 200 Years of Papermaking

By: Inveresk Plc Staff

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Argyll, Argyll Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004462

ISBN: 1902831160

Condition: Very Good


A detailed history of Carrongrove papermakers in Stirlingshire. 96 pages card covers in very bright near fine condition, many old photographs. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Description of the Royal Museum Machines

By: Joaquin-Fernandez-perez-ignacio-gonzalez-tascon-juan-lopez-de-penalver

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Spain, Secretaria General del Plan Nacional de I+D, Comision Interministerial de Ciencia y Tecnologia: 1991

Edition: First English Limited Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 008393

ISBN: 8487111203

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history, the exhibits and the people of the Royal Machine Museum in spain, First English edition limited to 500 copies this is number 79.Contains 429 pages in very bright clean condition, first part 143 pages in English, second pat in Spanish. Many colour and B/w illustrations, all present as called for plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is bright and clean, small closed tear to top of wrapper ¾ inches deep, not price clipped, HEAVY BOOK 2.1Kg with sound packaging EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AV... View more info

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The Alloa Glass Work: An Account of Its Development Since 1750

By: John L Carvel

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Edinburgh, T. AND A. CONSTABLE, PRINTERS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008032

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on the Alloa Glass Work, 103 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper has some large losses to edges and some browning to edges and spine, not price clipped,Outer boards have some light marking to edges,quite minor.Overall a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Control of Water as Applied to Irrigation Power and Town Water Supply Purposes

By: Philip A Morley Parker

Price: £15.99

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons Limited: 1932

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 006941

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on this subject, second edition, second impression. 1055 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w technical illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 1.4 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean just the very lightest of rubbing on edges, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The construction and management of steam Boilers

By: R Armstrong

Price: £29.50

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood and Co: 1878

Edition: Reprint Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 008442

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on the management and construction of steam boilers,eighth edition ann original publication from 1878. Contains 184 pages plus 48 pages of adverts all in bright clean condition just very light browning to endpapers, many B/w illustrations, all present as called for plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer embossed boards are very slightly darkened from handling over the years, origiginal paper title on spine a little browned and slight wear to edge of label. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Two Hundred Precious Metal Years a History of the Sheffield Smelting Company Limited 1760-1960

By: Ronald E Wilson

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006964

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the Sheffield Smelting Company Limited 316 pages in bright clean condition just some light foxing to outer edges of pages and very occasionally inside. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is rubbed and worn on edges with a few light marks, not price clipped, Overall a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Steam Pipe Installations

By: Stewarts and Lloyds Limited

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Stewarts and Lloyds Limited: 1950

Seller ID: 005119

Condition: Very Good


Trade catalogue for Stewart and Llloyds Limited giving details of their industrial pipes and fittings,124 pages in very bright, clean condition just some browning to endpapers. Many technical drawings and photographs accompany the text and specifications. Outer boards are rubbed and worn on corners and a few light marks, a pleasing copy of a very interesting trade catalogue SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Handboek voor de Rubbercultuur in Nederlandsch-Indië

By: Swart, Rutgers

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J H De Bussy: 1921

Seller ID: 007061

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the Rubber industry in the Dutch East Indies, TEXT in DUTCH NO ENGLISH translation, 777 pages plus 14 page index, in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text in DUTCH, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges and slightly darkened with age and gold lettering a little dull. VERY HEAVY BOOK 3Kg with sound packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Production and Treatment of Vegetable Oils

By: T W Chalmers

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Co Ltd: 1918

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006927

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on this subject including chapters on the refining of oils, hydrogenation of oils, soap making and more.152 pages in bright clean condition just some very light foxing spots to edges of some pages, Many B/w photographs, illustrations and large fold out plans, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is a little dusty and browned with ageand lightly rubbed on edges, A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Metals in the Environment

By: Waldron, H. A.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Academic Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004748

ISBN: 012731850x

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history of all kinds of metals and how they are used by man with some emphasis on the toxic side of their use. 333 pages with B/w photographs and technical drawings. Book is very bright and clean, the dustwrapper is a little chipped on edges and a few light marks, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info