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Image for Military Engineering Volume VIII: Transportation Part V: Port Construction and Repair.

Military Engineering Volume VIII: Transportation Part V: Port Construction and Repair.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: ., The War Office: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004298

Condition: Very Good


Stapled Booklet with stiff card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 162, numerous b&w illustrations, diagrams, tables. View more info

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Denny Dumbarton 1844-1932

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: William Denny & Brothers, Ltd.: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005637

Condition: Very Good


Oblong hardcover in original green cloth, illustrated front board and black titles, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp lxiii (adverts), 113, b&w illustrations. Contents include: Dumbarton Geographical and Historical, The Family of Denny, Early Denny Shipbuilders, William Denny & Brothers Ltd, The Outpud of the Firms, The Works of William Denny & Bros Ltd, Noteable Ships, Experiment Tank, Representative Tank, Sundry Activities, ... View more info

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C.Y. O'Connor: His Life and Legacy

By: A. G. Evans

Price: £15.00

Publisher: University of Western Australia Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006064

ISBN: 1876268778

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed to a previous owner by the Author, pp 287, b&w illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. View more info

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Edge of the Anvil: A Resource Book for the Blacksmith.

By: Andrews, Jack

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Rodale Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006054

ISBN: 0878571868

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light discolouration and very slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 210, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout. A Resource Book for the Blacksmith. View more info

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On Tour with Thomas Telford

By: Chris Morris

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Amberley Publishing: 2015

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 005559

ISBN: 1445650576

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. Third edition, pp 160, colour illustrations, index of place names. Born into poverty in the Scottish Border country in 1757, Thomas Telford rose to become a towering figure of the Industrial Revolution in Britain and the pre-eminent engineer of his day. Incorporating material from the author's earlier book Thomas Telford's Scotland, this new edition is a visual celebration of Telford's architectural and engineering legacy, f... View more info

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100 - Not Out, To Commemorate the Centenary of Savages Ltd (1850-1950) Engineers, Kings Lynn

By: Clark, Ronald H.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Savages Ltd.: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005135

Condition: Very Good


Stapled card covers with titles staples slightly rusted, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 35, b&w illustrations. A brochure celebrating 100 years of Savages Ltd Engineers based in Kings Lynn. Very Rare Title View more info

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Highland Bridges

By: Gillian Nelson

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005561

ISBN: 0080377440

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 223, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, glossary, list of bridges, bibliography, index. View more info

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The Science of Saving Venice

By: Jane Da Mosto; Caroline Fletcher

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Umberto Allemandi & Co: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005583

ISBN: 8842213101

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card wraps, some very minor shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 91, colour illustrations throughout, appendix, index. View more info

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Bridgescapes: A Personal Journey Through History Celebrating Scotland's Bridge-Building Heritage.

By: Keith, L. Bruce.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Priory Ash Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005708

ISBN: 0956638732

Condition: New


Oblong hardcover New/New. First edition, pp 184, colour illustrations, Glossary, Bibliography. A celebration of Scotland's bridge-building heritage, both physical and personal. In addition to the principal bridges spanning firths, rivers and ravines, and engineers such as Thomas Telford and the family dynasties of the Rennies, Mylnes and Adams, it covers the relatively unsung Scots whose endeavours helped create structures of both function and beauty. The book features ... View more info

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Battleships in Transition: The Creation of the Steam Battlefleet 1815-1860

By: Lambert, Andrew.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005900

ISBN: 085177315X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear, small tear to top of rear hinge internally repaired, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. A detailed look at the transition to steam battleships between 1815-1860. View more info

Image for Modern Organ Building; Being a Practical Explanation and Description of the whole Art of Organ Construction, with especial regard to Pneumatic Action; Including Chapters on Tuning, Voicing etc.

Modern Organ Building; Being a Practical Explanation and Description of the whole Art of Organ Construction, with especial regard to Pneumatic Action; Including Chapters on Tuning, Voicing etc.

By: Lewis, Walter & Thomas.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: William Reeves: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005614

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine, edges and corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 164, numerous b&w illustrations and diagrams including a fold out frontispiece, appendices, index. View more info

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Workshop of the British Empire: Engineering and Shipbuilding in the West of Scotland

By: Moss, Michael S.; Hume, John R.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: ., Heinemann Educational Publishers: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004308

ISBN: 0435325906

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xv, 192, b&w illustrations, references, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Handbook of Stuart Models 1981.

By: No Author.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Higgs & Co. Ltd.: 1981

Seller ID: 005148

Condition: Very Good


Booklet with stapled pages, in illustrated card covers. First edition, edgeworn and small stain on cover, otherwise in Very Good condition, pp51, with inserted price list. With b&w illustrations and index. Handbook of Stuart Models 1981. View more info

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A Hundred Years of Progress.

By: Price, Thomas L.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: F. Bailey & Son Ltd.: 1937

Seller ID: 005154

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in card covers and quarter cloth spine, with some markings on the front cover, in Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations A historical record of the firm of Blackstone & Co. Ltd, of Stamford, Lincs., from its earliest beginnings in 1837 to the present day. View more info

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Images of Scotland: Rosyth

By: Rogers, Martin

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2000

Seller ID: 005887

ISBN: 0752415158

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. 2000 reprint, pp 128, b&w illustrations throughout. This unique collection of over 200 photographs presents a vivid pictorial account of the development of Rosyth in the twentieth century. Through these pictures we discover all aspects of the town, from buildings and shops which no longer exist to the construction of the Dockyard and the work and leisure activites of the Rosyth people. The author, who lived his entire life in t... View more info

Image for Ships and Marine Engines Vol. VI: Floating Dredges; A Treatise on the construction and design of floating dredges, engine power, internal arrangements, pumping arrangements, etc., with the exception of dredging plants for industrial purposes.

Ships and Marine Engines Vol. VI: Floating Dredges; A Treatise on the construction and design of floating dredges, engine power, internal arrangements, pumping arrangements, etc., with the exception of dredging plants for industrial purposes.

By: Roorda, IR. A & Vertrgt, ING J. J.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Haarlem, De Technische Uitgeverij H. Stam N.V.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004693

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover with markings of "Kingston Upon Hull Nautical College" and some other small library markings but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with library sticker to bottom of spine and laminate cover, taped to boards but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 362, b&w technical drawings, illustrations and diagrams throughout, references, index. A Treatise on the construction and design of floating dredges, engine power, internal ar... View more info

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Mine Management

By: Sloan, D.A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Chapman and Hall: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006115

ISBN: 041224070X

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in black cloth covered boards with white titles to spine in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp viii, 495, index. This book had its start when Douglas A. Sloan and the late Ralph Davies first decided to share our firm's experience in mine manageĀ­ ment consulting assignments by using this experience as the basis for a mine management and productivity course. O... View more info

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'Verbal' Notes & Sketches for Marine Officers.

By: Sothern, J.W.M.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: James Munro & Co. Ltd.: 1939

Seller ID: 005089

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, in red leather covers with gilt lettering on cover and spine, with dustcover, also in Very good condition. In archival wrapper. Two volumes, pp1870. With b&w illustrations and over 1375 diagrams, photographs and detail drawings, some are pull-outs. A manual of marine steam engineering practice. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 2KG, SO ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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A Short History of the Kielder Water Scheme.

By: Stoker, David.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Northumbrian Water: 1982

Seller ID: 005278

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With colour illustrations and map of the area, pp34, A Short History of the Kielder Water Scheme. View more info

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The Scottish Glassmaking Industry 1610-1750: To Serve the Whole Nation with Glass (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph)

By: Turnbull, Jill.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005836

ISBN: 0903903180

Condition: Near Mint


Hardcover in illustrated boards, Near Mint condition. First edition, Signed by Author on title page, pp 313, b&w illustrations, references, index. Glassmaking was one of the earliest manufacturing industries to be set up in Scotland, but one about which little information has been published - until now. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info