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ransactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol LXXI, 1911

By Secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Editor

New York: American Society of Civil Engineers,, 1911. vi, 463 pp with extensive folding plates, maps, illustrations. Articles on Kanawha & Michigan Railway; Passenger Terminals Wash., D.C.; Tieton Canal; Yuba River; Coos Bay, Oregon among others. . First Edition Thus. 1/2 Leather Buckram Boards. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.50

Keuffel & Esser Theodolite Manual. Models KE-6 and KE-6e One Minute Optical Transit

By Keuffel & Esser Co.

New York et al: Keuffel & Esser Co., 1960. 42 pp with large fold out plate in rear depicting the Models. Instruction Manual. Slight soiling on covers.. Brown Printed Card Covers. Very Good. .

$18.00

Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol LXXIII, 1911

By Secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Editor

New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, vol LXXIII, 1911, 1911. Papers on Road Construction; Pittsburg and Lake Erie Cnatilever Bridge, Beaver, Pa; Street paving crowns, Washington D. C.; Dams on Sand Foundation; Water-Works, etc. Clean bright copy, ridged gilt lettered spine. viii, 522 pp with graphs, pltes.. First Edition Thus. 1/2 Leather Buckram Boards. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.60

Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers VOL. LXIX. October 1910; The New York Tunnel Extension of the Pennsylvania Railroad

By Secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Editor

New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1910. 452 pp with this volume containing papers descriptive ot eh New York Extension of the Pennsylvania RR, with a general index covering all the papers issued in this volume. With extensive folding plates, plates from photos, diagrams, etc. An archive of the original iconic Penn Station and its surrounding infrastructure. Marbled endpprs. 1/2 brown leather, ridged gilt lettered spine, buckram boards. In excellent, clean, tight condition.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$175.50

Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers Vol.. LXXV, 1912

By Secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Editor

New York: American Society of Civil Engineers,, 1912. Many articles on Dams and Railway tunnels; St. Croix River; Morena Rock Fill Dam San Diego; Halligan Dam; Laramie Poudre Tunnel; Ambridge, PA among others.vii, 1217 pp with plates from photos, many folding plates, diagrams, etc. Clean bright copy with minor edge wear.. 1/2 Leather Buckram Boards. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$31.50

Rural Electrification for boys' Groups

By Washburn, D. E.

Agricultural Engineering Development Division, Commerce Department, Tennessee Valley Authority, 1941. Publsihed Jan., 1941, 71 pp with many tables, diagrams, illustrations. An early TVA publication about rural electrification. Some stains on front cover and blank leaf. Contents clean, tight.. Cloth Spine, Brown Pctrl Cvrs. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

Main Drainage Works of the City of Boston

By Clarke, Eliot C.

Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, 1888. Scarce early edition of this work on the sewage systems in Boston. 217 pp with many folding plates, diagrams, maps, and illustrations. Third Edition.. Brown Gilt Dcrtd & Ltrd Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.20

Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette

By Various

London: Various Publishers Without binding, but tight, clean copy. Name and address on front page. With articles on Watt's stema engine, principles of ballooning, first British Man of War, Instrument for determining comparative strength of animals. Vessels to sail against the wind, Smith's patent screw propellor, plus others. Multiple dates-most of 1823, some 1825, 1839, and one issue from 1840. With woodcuts. Thick volume.. Disbound. Fair to Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.93

TEXTILE TEXTS FOR COTTON MANUFACTURERS, Concerning the Proper Methods of Equiping and Running Mills, Including Special Treatises on Carding, Spinning, Spooling, Warping, Dyeing, Reeling, Twisting and Weaving. Also General History, Mathematical Tables....

By The Draper Company

Hopedale, Mass.: The Draper Company, 1901. And a Full List of the Patented Cotton Machinery introduced and sold by the Draper Company. "First, or 1901 Edition." Also with the book is a booklet on "Revised Cloth Construction Tables" replacing pages 108-135 which "have certain errors." XV, 304 PP with illustrations.. First Edition. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.93

MECHANIC'S MAGAZINE. VOL. I

By Unknown

London: Knight & Lacey, 1823. Vol. I, no. 1-Aug. 30, 1823 to no. 27- Feb. 28, 1824, 448 pages Plus Supplement to Vol. I, March 13, 1824. Many illustrations. Wood engraved frontis with some light stains, else a bright, tight copy. Rebound in 1/4 maroon spine, with red paper on boards. Preface at front, Supplement and Index at rear. Two names on flyleaf.. First Issue. Hard Cover. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$51.30

Ferguson's Lectures On Select Subjects In Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, And Dialing. Vol. II

By Brewster, David

Philadelphia: M. Carey , 1814. Second American edition revised and corrected by Robert Patterson. Notes, charts, 499 pp. Very slight foxing. Rebound with purple spine, red paper on boards. Title page faint stains. Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.65

Wildcatter The Story of Michel T. Halbouty and the Search for Oil (SIGNED BY HALBOUTY)
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Wildcatter The Story of Michel T. Halbouty and the Search for Oil (SIGNED BY HALBOUTY)

By Donahue, Jack

New York et al: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1979. Inscribed by Michel T. Halbouty on front endpaper. Faint stain on front cover, DJ with small waterstain on bottom of cover. Graphic drawing of "wildcatter" on front cover. 268 pp. Clean, tight book.. Inscribed By Subject. First Edition. 1/4 Blue Cloth Buff Ppr on Bds. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.93

ELECTRICAL EXPERIMENTER, POPULAR ELECTRICAL NEWS ILLUSTRATED & SCIENCE AND INVENTION (4 Issues from 1917-1919)

By Gernsback, H., President

New York: Experimenter Publishing Company, 1917. POPULAR ELECTRICAL NEWS ILLUSTRATED in April and July, 1917 issues. Also Dec., 1918; July, 1919--with subtitle on these issues SCIENCE AND INVENTION. All with color pictorial covers related to the war. With many illustrations and war articles related to the Wireless, Telegraph, etc.. Color Pictorial Covers. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$68.40

Guidance for Evaluation of Measurement Uncertainty in Performance Tests of Steam Engines; Simplified Procedures for Routine Performance Tests of Steam Turbines

By Performance Test Code Committee

New York: The American Soc. of Mechanical Engineers, 1979. 29 pp; 97 pp with charts, diagrams. Performance test Codes Reports no. 6.. Orange/white Black Ltrd Covers. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.65

Historic American Engineering Record. La Belle Iron Works (La Belle Cut Nail works)

By Maddex, Lee R.

National Park Service, 1990. Part of the Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record, HAER NO. WV-47. 52 pp printed one side. About the larges American cut nail factory in Wheeling, WV.. First Edition. Stapled Paper. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$17.10

Forty Years of Highway Development in Connecticut 1895-1935 Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut (XLVI)

By Staff of the State Highway Department

Tercentenary Commission by Yale University Press, 1935. 20 pp with large folding map in rear. "Cop. 3" at base of title page. small chip bottom edge back cover, else a bright, clean copy.. Blue Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$17.10

Long Island Wind and Tide Mills An Interim Report.

By Comp, T. Allan, and Kathleen S. Hoeft (editors)

U. S. Department of Interior, 1976. Historical American Engineering Record, Office of Archeology and Historic Prerservation, National Park Service. 19 pp, primarily engineering plans of windmills, map, plate. Light soiling on cover.s. First Edition Thus. White & Black Pctrl Card Cvrs. Good Plus. Oblong 8 Vo..

$17.10

Electrical Laboratory Studies

By Upson, Walter Lyman

London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1931. Signed by author on flyleaf. Electrical Engineering.. Signed by Author. First Edition Stated. Black Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.65

Observations on the Electric Arc

By Upson, Walter L.

Proceedings of the Physical Society of London , 1907. Offprint from Proceedings of Physical Soc. and Phil. Mag. July 1907. pp 126-144 plus fp plate and very large folding chart in rear. Illustrations in text. Disbound, but all pages present and in excellent condition.. Paper. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Offprint.

$14.97

Electrical Engineering, First Course

By Berg, Ernst Julius and Walter Lyman Upson

New York and London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1916. Signed by Upson on flyleaf: "Walter L. Upson Union Collecge Apr. 3, 1916." Small abraded spot top of flyleaf, else a fine copy. xii,416 pp. With text charts, illustrations.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition Stated. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.65

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