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Thomas Sopwith Jnr. La Tortilla and His Other Mining Ventures at Linares, Spain. British Mining No. 95

By Robert W Vernon

N.M.R.S Publications (Northern Mine Research Society), 2013. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. ISSN 0308-2199 Crisp clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and inside covers, corners are lightly rubbed. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0901450693. ISBN/EAN: 9780901450692. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13018101028.. 9780901450692

$17.06

The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXIII: No. I, 1907

By Bennett H Brough (ed). Sir Hugh Bell, D Selby Bigge, A W Richards, W A Bone & R V Wheeler, F W Harbord, C E Stromeyer, Brearley & Moorwood, A. J. Capron, J. Henderson, T. Swinden

E & F N Spon: Iron & Steel Institute, London, 1907. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark covers with gilt lettering on spine have light shelf-wear to corners and spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages. Fold-out plates are clean and intact. Previous owner's name at the front. Contents include: Section I: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting held in London on May 1907; Iillustrated, frontispiece of Sir Hugh Bell. Presidential Address of Sir Hugh Bell, The Development of Electricity in the Iron & Steel Industries by D. Selby Bigge; The Manufacture of Steel from High-Silicon Phosphoric Pig Iron by the basic Bessemer Process by A.W. Richards; A Method of Producing High-Class Steel from Pig Iron containing Chromium, Nickel and Cobalt by A. W. Richards; An Investigation on the Use of Steam in Gas-Producer Practice by W.A. Bone & R.V. Wheeler; The Relation between the Process of Manufacture and some of the Physical Properties of Steel by F.W. Harbord; The Ageing of Mild Steel by C.E. Stromeyer; Sentinel Pyrometers and their Application to the Annealing, Hardening and General Heat Treatment of Tool Steel by Brearley & Moorwood; Induced Draught, with Hot-Air Economisers, for Steel-Works and Blast-Furnace Boilers by A.J. Capron; Note on the Distribution of Sulphur in Metal Ingot Moulds by J. Henderson; Carbon-Tungsten Steels by T. Swinden. Section I I: Notes on the Progress of the Home & Foreign Iron Steel Industries. Iron Ores:Locations discussed are:England,Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switserland, Cyprus, Greenland, Ceylon, Canada, South Australia, Queensland, Western Australia, Natal, Transvaal, East Africa Protectorate, China, Tunis, French Sudan, German East Africa, Brazil, Chili (Chile), Peru, Alabama, California, Minnesota, Lake Superior District,New York, Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia, Germany, India, Mexico; Refactory Material; Production of Pig Iron; Prodsuction of Malleable Iron; Forge and Mill Machinery; Production of Steel; Further Treatment of Iron and Steel; Physical Properties; ChemicalPrperties; Chemical Analysis; Statistics; Bibliography. Plates are: Photographs and diagrams illustrating Mr Selby Bigge's paper; Photographs illustrating Dr Bone and Mr Wheeler's paper; Diagrams illustrating Mr Swinden's paper; Phomigrographs illustrating Mr Swinden's Paper. 638, index. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05918101005..

$37.86

The History of Wool and Wool Combing
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The History of Wool and Wool Combing

By James Burnley

Augustus M Kelley, New York, 1969. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprints of Economic Classics series. Fresh covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02718091056..

$18.93

British Mining No. 100, Memoirs 2015
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British Mining No. 100, Memoirs 2015

By edited by Richard Smith

The Northern Mine Research Society, Nelson, Lancashire, 2015. First Edition. Softcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. ISSN: 03082199. Contents are: History of Coventry Colliery, Warwickshire (Nigel A. Chapman); Old Roundwood and Manor Haigh Moor Collieries, Ossett near Wakefield (John Goodchild); A post-war jig, S.E. of Moor Intake Farmstead, Arkengarthdale, North Yorkshire (Shaun Richardson and Richard Lamb); Smallcleugh Mine – exploration history (John Lawson); Parkfields coal and ironworks, Wolverhampton (Nigel A.Chapman); Eshott Colliery, Northumberland – an unsuccessful venture of the late 18th century (John Goodchild); Lode continuity and controls at the Eaglebrook and Camdwrbach Mines, Ceredigion (David M. D. James); Not fit for purpose? – Two examples of levels being re-driven (Mike Gill); South Yorkshire Mines Drainage Committee Activities in November 1939 (Steve Grudgings); A Tudor lead mine at Ashnott, Lancashire (David Went). Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 03218091047..

$12.00

Wythburn Mine and the Lead Miners of Helvellyn
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Wythburn Mine and the Lead Miners of Helvellyn

By Alen McFadzean

Red Earth Publications, Ulverston, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Type style text with black and white photocopy-style illustrations. Crisp clean covers, sound stapled binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0951294601. ISBN/EAN: 9780951294604. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53918091030.. 9780951294604

$15.47

The New Builders' Handbook No. 3 on Plumbing and Hot-Water Fitting
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The New Builders' Handbook No. 3 on Plumbing and Hot-Water Fitting

By G J Nash

George Allen & Unwin, London, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Red covers with white lettering on the spine and on the front, covers are a little darkened and with lightly bumped covers, sound binding, foxing to end-papers, previous owner's details in pencil at front, clean pages, foxing on block edges. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02718081126..

$12.00

The Builders' History
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The Builders' History

By R W Postgate

The National Federation of Building Trade Operatives, London, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Firm dark red covers with sunned spine and upper edges of covers, bumped spine-ends and upper corners, gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Fold-out chart at rear has slightly ragged edges. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11618071038..

$15.47

Limestone Industries of the Yorkshire Dales
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Limestone Industries of the Yorkshire Dales

By David Johnson

Tempus Publishing Ltd, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0752423940. ISBN/EAN: 9780752423944. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318061222.. 9780752423944

$14.93

The Lives of George and Robert Stephenson
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The Lives of George and Robert Stephenson

By Samuel Smiles. Intro by Eric de Mare

Folio Society, London, 1975. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Darkened slip case with light shelf-wear. Later printing. One volume of the 1-volume set. Clean sound slip-case, fresh illustrated covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains colour and black and white illustrations. Slip case as opposed to dust-jacket . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 08418061275..

$13.33

Limestone Industries of the Yorkshire Dales
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Limestone Industries of the Yorkshire Dales

By David Johnson

Amberly, 2010. Second Edition. Softcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1445600609. ISBN/EAN: 9781445600604. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318061200.. 9781445600604

$22.40

Aspects of Industry in Roman Yorkshire and the North
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Aspects of Industry in Roman Yorkshire and the North

By edited by Pete Wilson and Jennifer Price

Oxbow Books, Oxford and Oakville, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Sunning on spine. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1842170783. ISBN/EAN: 9781842170786. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318061197.. 9781842170786

$34.40

Building in England Down to 1540, A Documentary History
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Building in England Down to 1540, A Documentary History

By L F Salzman

Oxford at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1997. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0198171587. ISBN/EAN: 9780198171584. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25018061195.. 9780198171584

$47.73

The Miners, A History of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain. Vol. I 1889-1910. Vol. II Years of Struggle (from 1910 onwards). Vol III. In Crisis and War (from 1930 onwards)
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The Miners, A History of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain. Vol. I 1889-1910. Vol. II Years of Struggle (from 1910 onwards). Vol III. In Crisis and War (from 1930 onwards)

By R Page Arnot

George Allen & Unwin, London, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Volume I published in 1951, 2nd impression. Volume II published 1953 1st edition. Volume III published 1961 1st edition. 3 matching volumes published separately. Red half leather with raised bands on spine and gilt decoration and lettering. Volume I is lightly rubbed at spine ends and has lengthy gift note (with signatures) on front end-paper: "To Sir Harry Douglass, Chairman of the General Council of the Trades Union Congress. In the occasion of the 1967 National Union of Mineworkers' Annual Conference. Sidney G Ford President, Sam Bullough Vice President, W Paynter Secretary". Covers are clean, bounding sound and pages are clean. 3-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11618061096.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$65.59

The Ancient Bridges of the North Of England
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The Ancient Bridges of the North Of England

By E Jervoise. On behalf of The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

E P Publishing Limited, Wakefield, 1973. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Clean unclipped dust-jacket with small label at base of spine, fresh red covers with gilt lettering on the spine. North Yorkshire Library, stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0854099522. ISBN/EAN: 9780854099528. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25918061067.. 9780854099528

$15.47

Series B Reprinted Glossaries XV-XVII. Part III A Collection of English Words Not Generally Used, with their significations and Original in Two Alphabetical Catalogues: The One of Such as Propern to the Northern etc
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Series B Reprinted Glossaries XV-XVII. Part III A Collection of English Words Not Generally Used, with their significations and Original in Two Alphabetical Catalogues: The One of Such as Propern to the Northern etc

By John Ray, edited by Rev. Walter W Skeat

The English Dialect Society; Trubner & Co, 1874. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: Series B Reprinted Glossaries XV-XVII. A Collection of English Words Not Generally Used, with their significations and Original in Two Alphabetical Catalogues: The One of Such as Proper to the Northern, the Other to the Southern Counties, With an Account of the Preparing and Refining Such Metals and Minerals as are Gotten in England, To Which is Appended Thoresby's Letter to Ray, 1703. Re-arranged and Edited (with Introduction, Notes and Index, Rebound in clean plain green covers with gilt lettering on the spine. Contents are: Introduction to Part III; Dedication; Preface to John Ray to the Edition of 1691; Postscript by John Ray; Observations etc. by Mr Francis Brokesby; An Account of Preparing Some of Our English Metals and Minerals; An Account of Some Errors in Our English Alphabet; Glossary - Ray's Collection of North Country Words; Glossary - Ray's Collection of South- and East-Country Words Glossary - Thoresby's Letters to Ray, April 1703; Index. Ex-library, with library plate from North Riding Reference Library. Library stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05118061032..

$28.00

Thermionic Vacuum Tubes and their Applications
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Thermionic Vacuum Tubes and their Applications

By W H Aldous and Sir Edward Appleton

Methuen; John Wiley & Sons, 1958. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Firm blue covers, silver lettering, sunned spine, sound binding, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Previous owner's name in ink at front. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02218051094..

$9.87

The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol XC (90): No. II, 1914
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The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol XC (90): No. II, 1914

By edited by George C Lloyd. E D Campbell; etc

E & F N Spon: Iron & Steel Institute, London, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark covers with gilt lettering on spine, very lightly rubbed corners and spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages. Library pocket on inside front cover, library plate on front end-paper and library stamps on front and rear end-papers and inside rear cover. Crisp clean fold-out plates. Contents include: Proceedings of the Autumn meeting of the Iron and Steel Institute held in Paris on September 17-19 1914, and in London on November 19 1914; A contribution to the theory of hardening and the constitution of steel by E D Campbell; The bye-product coking industry and its relation to the manufacture of iron and steel by G Stanley Cooper; The determination of cobalt in high-speed steels by Lawrence Dufty; Electrolytic iron, its manufacture, properties and uses by L Guillet; The transverse testing of cast iron by G Hailstone; Utilisation of heat contained in slag by Walter L Johnson; Mechanical charging of blast-furnaces by N Kapp; The iron-ore deposits of Eastern and Western France by P Nicon; Note on the transformations of steels by H De Nolly & Veyret; The oxygen content of open-hearth steel by J A Pickard & F M Potter; The decarburisation of steels in the salt baths used for heating prior to hardening by A M Portevin; The influence of coalescence on the mechanical properties of steel and on alloys by A M Portevin & V Bernard; The use of liquid ferro-manganese in the steel processes by A Sahlin; A new process for heating blast-furnace stoves by A Spannagel; Obituary; Notes on the Progress of the Home and Foreign Iron and Steel Industries. 783 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02618041089.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$28.80

The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXIX (89): No. I, 1914
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The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXIX (89): No. I, 1914

By edited by George C Lloyd. F Schuster; etc

E & F N Spon: Iron & Steel Institute, London, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark covers with gilt lettering on spine, very light wear to corners and spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages. Crisp clean fold-out plates. Contents include: Proceedings of the Annual General Meeting of the Iron and Steel Institute held in London on May 7-8 1914; The Talbot process in comparison with other open-heart processes by F Schuster; The magnetic and Mechanical properties of manganese steel by Sir Robert Hadfield & B Hopkinson; The hardening of metals by C A Edwards & H C H Carpenter; A contribution to the theory of hardening by A McCance; Failures of heavy boiler shell plates by S A Houghton; The development of dry-cleaning in blast-furnace gas purification, by F Muller; Some recent improvements in case-hardening practice by H L Heathcote; The production of steel direct from ore by E Humbert & A Hethey; The forms in which sulphides may exist in steel ingots by J O Arnold & G R Bolsover; Experiments on allotropy of iron - behaviour of ferro-magnetic mixtures, dilatation of pure iron by C Benedicks; The recrystallisation of deformed iron by C Chappell; The influence of molybdenum upon the corrodibility of steel by J N Friend & C W Marshall; Note on a curious case of decarburisation during the hardening of steel dies by H C Greenwood; The colorimetric estimation of sulphur in pig iron and steels by G Misson; A new reagent for etching mild steel by W Rosenhain & J L Haughton; Recent developments of the iron and steel industry in India by A Bose; Obituary; Notes on the Progress of the Home and Foreign Iron and Steel Industries. 774 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02618041088.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$28.80

The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXV (85): No. I, 1912
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The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXV (85): No. I, 1912

By edited by George C Lloyd. H Nathusius; etc

E & F N Spon: Iron & Steel Institute, London, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark covers with gilt lettering on spine, lightly bumped corners and spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages with occasional light foxing in margin. Contents include: Proceedings of the Annual General Meeting of the Iron and Steel Institute held in London on May 9-10 1912; Improvements in electric furnaces and their application in the manufacture of steel by H Nathusius; Note n the welding up of blowholes and cavities in steel ingots by J E Stead; Notes on a bloom of Roman iron found at Corstopitum (Corbridge) by Sir Hugh Bell; Sinhalese iron and steel of ancient origin by Sir Robert A Hadfield; Further notes on the early use of iron in India by H G Graves; Notes on some remains of early iron manufacture in Staffordshire by T Turner; The chemical and mechanical relations of iron, vanadium, and carbon by J O Arnold & A A Read; Notes on the solubility of cementite in hardenite by J O Arnold & L Aitchison; The corrosion of nickel, chromium, and nickel-chromium steels by J N Friend, J L Bentley & W West; The mechanism of corrosion by J N Friend, J L Bentley & W West; The influence of carbon on the corrodibility of iron by C Chappell; Manufacture and treatment of steel for guns by L Cubillo; Steam-engines for driving reversing rolling-mills by J W Hall; The influence of heat on hardened tool steels by E G Herbert; Obituary; Notes on the Progress of the Home and Foreign Iron and Steel Industries. 688 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02618041020..

$24.00

The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXVI (86): No. II, 1912
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The Journal of the Iron & Steel Institute Vol LXXXVI (86): No. II, 1912

By edited by George C Lloyd. Sir Robert A Hadfield; etc

E & F N Spon: Iron & Steel Institute, London, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark covers with gilt lettering on spine, lightly bumped spine-ends. Sound binding. Lightly marked prelims. Clean pages. Library pocket on inside front cover, library plate on front end-paper and library stamps on front and rear end-papers and inside rear cover. Contents include: Proceedings of the Autumn meeting of the Iron and Steel Institute held in Leeds on October 1-3 1912; A method of producing sound ingots by Sir Robert A Hadfield; On a new method of revealing segregation in steel ingots by Sir Robert A Hadfield; A new method for the improvement of the soundness of steel ingots by the aid of thermit by H Goldschmidt; Manufacture of open-hearth steel with reference to improvement in yield by F W Paul; Steelworks yields by P Longmuir and W H Robinson; Rolling-mill practice in the United States by J Puppe; A new type and method of construction of large gas-engines by A E L Chorlton; Some aspects of wire-drawing by P Longmuir; Iron and nitrogen by J H Andrew; The gases evolved on heating steel to its melting point in a vacuum by G Wesley Austin; On allotropy in general and that of iron in particular by C Benedicks; Does commercial hyper-eutectic white iron free from manganese exist? by H M Howe; The thermal-magnetic transformations of 25 per cent nickel steel by E Colver-Glauert & S Hilpert; The magnetic properties of manganese and nickel steels by S Hilpert & W Mathesius; The growth of cast irons after repeated heatings - parts V & VI by H F Rugan; The iron ore resources of Chili with a note on the Corral iron and steel works by C Vattier; Report on joint Meeting of Learned and Technical Societies in Cornwall;' Report on Sixth Congress of International Association for Testing Materials; Nomenclature of microscopic constituents; Obituary; Notes on the Progress of the Home and Foreign Iron and Steel Industries. 708 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02618041019..

$24.00

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