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Fluid Dynamics

By Victor L. Streeter

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1948. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. The 1948 stated 1st edition. Tight and VG (with former owner name, address and bookplate) in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with chipping at the flap-folds and spine crown. Still though, a presentable copy. Octavo, 263 pgs., part of the "McGraw-Hill Publications in Aeronautical Science" series.

$50.00

Manual of Model Steam Locomotive Construction
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Manual of Model Steam Locomotive Construction

By Martin Evans

London: Percival Marshall, 1960. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. A crisp, very sharp copy of the 1960 1st edition. Clean and Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket. Octavo, 158 pgs., including crisp black-and-white photos thruout.

$50.00

Corrosion
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Corrosion

By G. Matamala

Universidad De Concepcion, 1978. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1978 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in its original wrappers. Thick octavo, 346pgs. Text in Spanish.

$50.00

Engine Tests

By Geo. H. Barrus

New York: D. Van Nostrand Co, 1901. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. Solid, well-preserved copy of the 1901 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in its chocolate-brown boards, with bright gilt-lettering at the spine and decorative blindstamping to the panels. Octavo, 339 pgs. "Embracing the results of over one hundred feed-water tests and other investigations of various kinds of steam engines, conducted by the author"

$100.00

The Use of High-Purity Oxygen in the Activated Sludge Process (2 Vols.)
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The Use of High-Purity Oxygen in the Activated Sludge Process (2 Vols.)

By J.R. McWhirter, Ed

West Palm Beach, FL: CRC Press, Inc, 1978. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine. INSCRIBED BY J.R. McWHIRTER, THE EDITOR, on the front free endaper. Solid copies to boot of the 1978 1st edition, in 2 volumes. Both volumes tight and Near Fine. Small former owner stamps at the front free endpapers of both volumes --and along the bottom-edges as well-- otherwise, clean as could be. Quartos, 550 pgs. all told.

$100.00

The Screw-Cutting Lathe: How to Select, Set Up, Adjust and Operate

By James F. Hobart

New York: McGraw Publishing Company, 1907. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. The uncommon 1907 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in its dark-green cloth, with bright gilt-lettering at the spine. Just the slightest hint of light soiling to the panels, otherwise clean as could be. Octavo, 160 pgs. plus index.

$100.00

The Car Builders' Dictionary (the 1906 Edition --Reprinted)

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Kentfield, CA: Newton K. Gregg Publisher, 1971. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. A handsome copy of the 1971 re-issue of the 1906 edition. Solid and Near Fine in its light-green cloth, with bright gilt-lettering at the spine. Thick quarto, 568 pgs., 6,344 illustrations. "An illustrated vocabulary of terms which designate American railroad cars, their parts, attachments and details of construction with definitions and illustrations of typical British practice in car construction -- Compiled for the Master Car Builders' Association by Rodney Hitt"

$100.00

The Internal-Combustion Engine in Theory and Practice (2 Vols.)

By Charles Fayette Taylor

The MIT Press. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. Clean, sharp paperbacks of both Vol. 1 ("Thermodynamics, Fluid Flow, Performance") and Vol. 2 ("Combustion, Fuels, Materials, Design"). Both volumes bright and VG. Thick octavos, over 1,250 pgs. all told. Vol. 1: 1979 3rd printing of the 2nd edition; Vol. 2: 1980 4th paperback printing. Fold-out maps at the rear pocket of Vol. 1.

$50.00

Horizontal Windmills, Draft Mills and Similar Air-flow Engines
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Horizontal Windmills, Draft Mills and Similar Air-flow Engines

By Greville Bathe

Philadelphia: Allen, Lane & Scott, 1948. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. 1948 limited edition. Solid and VG in its duotone cloth. And in a VG example of the sheer onion-skin dustjacket. Quarto, 81 pgs., including dozens of wonderful plates of windmill and draftmill design, etc.

$100.00

Probability and Information Theory, with Applications to Radar

By P.M. Woodward

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1953. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. 1953 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in a bright, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the spine ends. Octavo, 128 pgs. Inconspicuous former owner stamp at front pastedown.

$50.00