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Image for PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION A Handbook for Students Preparing for the Examinations of the Science & Art Department, The Royal Institute of British Architects, The Surveyors' Institution etc; Designed Also as a Book of Reference for Persons Engaged in Building. 6th Revised Edition .

PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION A Handbook for Students Preparing for the Examinations of the Science & Art Department, The Royal Institute of British Architects, The Surveyors' Institution etc; Designed Also as a Book of Reference for Persons Engaged in Building. 6th Revised Edition .

By: ALLEN , John Parnell , Fellow Surveyors' Institution

Price: £37.00

Publisher: Ludgate Hill , London, CROSBY LOCKWOOD AND SON: 1924

Seller ID: 120125


H/b thick format 600pp. 6th Revised edition 1924.illustrated over 1300 of Figures;+ b/w plates.[Scientific & Technical] Building & Architecture [ Crosby Lockwood ] A Comprehensive Practical Guide - 30 chpts - [ bricks / stone / roof / partitions / wood / mouldings / windows / foundations / damp / calculating strains etc] ] 584pp + 16pp publisher's adverts [ book - interior - no inscsp / annotaion , light tanning , few pale margin edge thumb marks, light fox , tight bindi... View more info

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PRACTICAL FIVE-FIGURE MATHEMATICAL TABLES

By: ATTWOOD , C , BSc [Eng] AMIEE

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co: 1948

Seller ID: 118740


Linen covered blue paper boards, 210x170mm approx. v+74pp. Contains quite extensive notes on using five-figure tables at end. VG (Book- Light shelf soiling and creasing to covers, corners of a few pages turned and occasional light foxing spots).Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be able to offer the option of card payment at our website where additional images of the item may also be available. View more info

Image for THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000.

THE BOOK OF ALMANACS, With an Index of Reference, by Which the Almanac May Be Found for Every Year, Whether in Old Style or New, from any Epoch, Ancient or Modern, up to A.D. 2000. With Means of Finding the Day of Any New or Full Moon from B.C. 2000 to A.D. 2000.

By: Augustus De Morgan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, James Walton: 1871

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 118644


Brown Cloth Boards with gilt title and circular dec to front board, Landscape format 140x220mm approx. xix + 89pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. 2nd Edition of Morgan's Book of Almanacs first published in 1851. Portrait of the author taken from another publication pasted to reverse of front end paper. Good (Book- A neat repair to the binding has been carried out by reinforcing the spine with blue cloth and the internal hinges with a linen backed adhesive tape. Although not ... View more info

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MOST NOBLE BODLEY ! , a Bodleian Library Anthology

By: AYLMER , URSULA , Editor

Price: £14.00

Publisher: OXFORD, Oxford University , Bodleian Library: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11368


Larger format Laminated p/b.1st, 268pp+ Prefix ix.. Sir Thomas Bodley's Library, a West Countryman , 1600's. Here dedicated to GE Aylmer - Curator, Reader, Friend, Supporter. Preface, 16 chpts, List of authours mentioned.Well researched , b/w illustrated.no notable defects to book, no inscsp. PLS see our image View more info

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INDIA in FRENCH LITERATURE

By: BISSOONDOYAL , B , Professor

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, LUZAC and Co Ltd: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8075


Slim H/b 94pp. VG+.1st ed. Professor Bissoondoyal has investigated the influence of Indian thought and ideals upon French literature exemplified through many poets , essayists , philosophers - during last 4 centuries and more. [ clean pale card boards , No inscsp. no annotaions.tight binding , very slight edgewear. sunned spine not effecting titles. Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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SURREY AND SUSSEX FROM THE BRITANNIA OF WILLIAM CAMDEN

By: CAMDEN, WILLIAM (TRANSLATOR PHILEMON HOLLAND

Price: £185.00

Publisher: REIGATE SURREY, PRIVATE: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 117985


Black Leather half binding with olive cloth sides, and gilt titles to spine. Signed binding by W H Smith and Son. 260x200mm approx. 65 nos. pp printed on laid paper with grey laid paper end papers. Colophon of :- The Reigate Press 30th September 1905. A Private press established by William Bernard Adeney and John Madden at South Park Reigate. The title to the book as it appears on the handsomely designed title page with wood block shields of the counties and principal to... View more info

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Feeding The Mind. With a Prefatory Note by William Draper.

By: CARROLL, Lewis : Dodgson : .Draper, William H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, CHATTO & WINDUS: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118741


Grey paper wraps with red cloth quarter binding, 180x110mm approx. Text of a lecture given to a public audience in Derbyshire few of whom knew of the world-wide reputation enjoyed by the shy, slight figure before them. Introductory note by Rev. Draper at the request and in the friendship of whom the lecture was given. VG (Booklet- light shelf wear/soiling. No previous owner name or insc). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. We are pleased to be abl... View more info

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OPTOELECTRONICS Practice and Theory A Texas Instrument Handbook

By: CHAPPELL , Alan , BSc M.Inst.P

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Bedford, TEXAS INSTRUMENTS Ltd / T.I.L.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121220


Valuable & Practical Advice edited by A Chappell BSc M.Inst.P.[ Original German version - Volkmar Hartel] The circuits , sub-assemblies & proceedures described have been tested by T.I.L.[ Texas Instruments Ltd] but this does not guarantee their reliability in action.Contents headings;- Physics & Optical Radiation / Principles of Calculation in Radiation Physics & Optics / Laws of Radiation / Laws of Radiation from a black body / General & Photometnic Evaluation of Radia... View more info

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THE ART OF LETTERING and LAY-OUT Including ILLUMINATING and Book Decoration , no 6

By: DOUST , L A , Artist & Art Author , Len A Doust ,

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, FREDERICK WARNE & Co.Ltd: 1955

Seller ID: 119293


Small P/b 65pp.VG.Undated c. 1930's.? .well known Artist / art author Len A Doust. Warne's Arts & Crafts series no 6.[Warne's Art Books] Intro; 7 chpts [ preliminary facts & Exercises / modern styles / material / headings/ etc ] b/w line illustrated.[ light apple-green book, 6d, tight binding, no inscsp.no annotaion. paper creamed evenly.[ covers tanned spine, no creases, no tears.mild paper turn [tan] PLS See our image View more info

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AN OLD ENGLISH GRAMMAR Revised & Enlarged

By: EDUARD SIEVERS , Professor.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: BOSTON U.S.A., GINN & COMPANY: 1894

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 121116


Slate Blue Cloth boards with black titles and line decs.to spine and front panel. 190 x 130 mm approx. xx + 274 pp + 8 of publisher's adverts. First published in 1882 the copy offered by us is of the Second edition revised and enlarged. Translated and edited by Albert S.Cook PH.D [J ENA]with the greatly improved index with those words quoted from other languages included for the purposes of comparative philology. Good (Book- Shelf wear to cloth- mainly colour loss. Orig... View more info

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Conservation and Productivity of Natural Waters : Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London Symposium, no 29

By: Edwards, R.W. and Garrod, D.J. Editors

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Zoological Society of London: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118679


Blue buckram boards with Red title block to spine and gilt titles, 235x155mm approx. xv + 318pp. 1977,2nd printing of a work first published in 1972. Fine in original slightly edgeworn glascine wrapper.No previous owner name or annotations to book). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale, View more info

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MODELLING FOR AMATEURS Revised edition How To Do It series no 20

By: ELLIS , Clifford , ELLIS , Rosemary ,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London & New York, THE STUDIO: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118659


Larger format H/b+jackt VG/Poor+.1945 Revised edition.How To Do It series no 20.Each stage clearly demonstrated - the text is to the point. an Aid to attain competence. illustrated 34 b/w tipped-in plates. [ modelling clay / wire / newspaper / paste / design / heads / wall hangings etc] book clean throughout, no inscsp.or annotaion, Dust Jacket very weary - markings , crease-lines , colour rub/loss , inverted tears - now in clear proprietary protective cover. PLS See o... View more info

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THE BOOK of CARDIFF for the National Assoc. of Head Teachers 1937 CONFERENCE SOUVENIR

By: EVANS , Chris J , Editor

Price: £18.50

Publisher: London, OXFORD University Press / Humphrey Milford: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118735


VG/Poor+.Presented the Delegates at the Annual Conference of the National Assoc. of head Teachers. Wonderfully varied miscellany / anthology edited by CJ Evans. well illusrated.148pp.[ navy boards+Gilt titles,Gilt motif to front , tight binding , no inscsp. liner design end papers. light fox tan 1st /last few pages] paper covers little grubby& stained,medgewear small nicks/tears & loss - max top rear corner 15x20mm approx., now in clear proprietray protective cover. PLS... View more info

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THE DANCE LANGUAGE and ORIENTATION of BEES

By: FRISCH , Karl von , Professor ; the World's most Renouned Bee Authority

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London / Cambridge USA, OXFORD UNIVERSITY Press / Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 119309


Larger format H/b Dust Jacket VG/Gd.1st thus - UK ed.Unfortunate very heavy book] the World's most Renouned Bee Authority German Professor Karl von Frisch [University of Munich] more than 50 years of research accumilate herein. English text. 566pp. Translated by LE Chadwick.Preface ,Retrospect, Refs; index. An important & Comprehensive work in 13 parts - Historical / Methods in general / Round Dance to indicate nearby nectar sources / tail wagging when food sources are ... View more info

Image for OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY, FOR THE FORMATION OF GEOGRAPHICAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL MAPS AND PLANS; MILITARY RECONNAISANCE, LEVELLING, ETC

OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY, FOR THE FORMATION OF GEOGRAPHICAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL MAPS AND PLANS; MILITARY RECONNAISANCE, LEVELLING, ETC

By: FROME, LIEUT.-GEN, WARREN, CAPTAIN CHARLES

Price: £55.00

Publisher: LONDON, LOCKWOOD AND CO: 1873

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 117897


Original Victorian sharkskin effect cloth boards with gilt titles to spine, 230x155mm approx. Bible black end papers, xi + 321pp + 64pp publisher's catalogue. 16 plates as called for with many other unspecified line diags and figs. and XXI Tables. First published in 1839 the copy offered for sale is the forth edition revised and enlarged by Warren. The full title continues" with the most useful problems in Geodesy and practical Astronomy, and formulae and tables for ... View more info

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INDUSTRIAL ORGANISATION SINCE THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

By: HABAKKUK, H.J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: SOUTHAMPTON, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118289


Ivory sewn card wraps with black titles, 215x140mm approx 24pp. Text of the lecture delivered 28th Nov 1968 in the Nuffield Theatre of the University by the author being the fifteenth Fawley lecture on Science and Industry under the auspices of the Fawley Foundation established by Esso Petroleum in 1953. VG (Booklet- name of previous owner and date in ink to top front cover. A little light shelf soiling but no notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item off... View more info

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JAWA Lost City of the Black Desert [ Jordon ]

By: HELMS , S W , Dr.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 325


A detailed account of the Excavation of a Jawaite settlement - Jawa the Lost City of the Black Desert in Jordon - by Dr SW Helms. - this book is dedicated to Jordan and its peope.[Llist figures ,List b/w plates ,List tables- a detailed account of the excavation[engineering of bygone era - hydrological & fortifications [book No inscp, tight binding] Dust Jacket shows ariel view of site - not clipped, no notable defcts to book or jacket. PLS See our image View more info

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THE OLD CHURCHES of SNOWDONIA Facsimile with Additional Material by the Snowdonia National Park Society

By: HUGHES , Harold , NORTH , Herbert L , both eminent Architects

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Capel Curig , Gwynedd / Bangor, SNOWDONIA NATIONAL PARK SOCIETY / Foster Publishers: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120890


H/b+D/j both Near FINE.1st ed.thus FACSIMILE. Both Authors Eminent Architects.Original Publisher Foster Publishers of BangorA Limited Edition of 2,000 copies.Current Welsh spelling of place names are used in the Additional material.Foreword by the Dean of Bangor.Profiles on H Hughes & H North.Historical Intro; Notes , Access , 5 Appendices [ Sites , Plate , Holy WElls, Inscribed Stones, carvings] 309pp.One fine Fold-Out Map plus maps to end papers.[ eggshell cloth Gilt t... View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE STUDY OF MEDIEVAL HISTORY Revised Edition

By: LOUIS JOHN PAETOW

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, KRAUS REPRINT CORP: 1959

Seller ID: 121037


Plum Buckram Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine.240 x 160 mm approx. xx + 644pp. 1959 reprint prepared by the Mediaeval Academy of America of the revised edition. The work is essentially a bibliography with extensive index to source books on medieval history by subject/ region/ period of interest. Good (Book- Moderate shelf wear to cloth, gilt to spine dulled, no previous owner name, insc. nor annotations. Binding sound). Additional postage may need be sought for sh... View more info

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EAGLES

By: LOVE , John A , Eagle Specialist , Zoology University Graduate etc

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Whittet Books: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121086


Laminated H/b VG.1st ed. [ Internal Fine / external fine apart from fade to spine area.No inscsp. JA Love , Graduate of Zoology from Aberdeen University - since 1975 he has worked with Sea Eagles for Nature Conservancy - for 10 years on the Isle of rum, Scotland , studied Golden Eagles - a wildlife author & Eagle specialist.Comprehensive Book. classification / legal / eyrie / identification / pellets / meals / death causes / seasons / radio-tagged / Folklore & myth / or... View more info