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Scientific Treatise on Smoke Abatement.

By HAMILTON, H:

Manchester, Sherratt & Hughes, 1917, 4to, pp. xiii, 155, illustrated. Binding dull, stain to top edge of back cover, name inside, but good, sound condition in the original cloth.

$64.60

A Practical Treatise on Propelling Vessels by Steam,

By BUCHANAN, Robertson:

Glasgow, 1816, pp. ix, (3), 187, (5), with 17 plates, one folding. The title-page and list of plates only call for 16 plates. Contemporary style, but probably later, grey boards and paper spine, preserving the original title-label. Boards worn at the corners, back cover damp-stained, frontis. heavily foxed and some foxing to the other plates to varying degrees, but still a sound copy of the scarce original edition. Ex-libris label of Mario and Fiametta Witt and ownership mark of Brent Maxfield. Includes a chapter on steam boats in America.

$502.43

Modern Electro-Plating.

By HUGHES, W.E:

London, Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton,1923, pp.160,illustrated, Library labels to endpapers,stamp on verso of title-page,and a couple of other small stamps, but a good,sound copy in the original cloth. A guide book for platers,works chemists and engineers.

$28.71

The Construction of the Balance.

By BRAUER, E:

Incorporated Society of Inspectors of Weights and Measures,1909, third and completely revised edition by Fr. Lawaczeck, D.E., translated by H.C.Walters, pp.xvi ,314, numerous folding plates. One plate mis-folded and dusty at edge,else very good in original cloth,the back cover of which is faintly marked.

$50.24