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LUCKY ALL MY LIFE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2126869
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The biography of Harry Weslake, the mechanical genius behind many of motor racing's most famous engines. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292543. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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TIMBER DESIGNERS' MANUAL
Written by E.C. Ozelton; J.A. Baird.
Stock no. 2126616
Published by Collins. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. In Accordance with BS 5268. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0632025379. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning, small tear hole to one edge.

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BRITISH STEAM LOCOMOTIVE BUILDERS
Written by James W. Lowe.
Stock no. 2126572
Published by Guild Publishing. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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TRACKWORK ENGINEERING
Written by D.P. Carr; T. Samson.
Stock no. 2126568
Published by Edgar Allen & Co. Limited. Very good condition.

Spiral bound, but with green covers over; gilt titles. B/w photos and diagrams. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few margin marks.

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BOILER HOUSE PRACTICE
Written by J.N. Williams.
Stock no. 2126563
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and torn with chips; a little loss; some browning and scuffs.

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THE STEAM ENGINE EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED
Written by Dionysius Lardner.
Stock no. 2126562
Published by Taylor and Walton. 7th 1840. Fair condition.

7th edition. With an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement and its Application to Navigation and Railways Including also a Memoir of Watt. Pages: xix, 535. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Engraved frontispiece (of Watt), numerous wood engravings throughout. A reading copy. Heavy wear to covers, with splits and chips; fraying to cloth. Front joint cracked. Appears that front endpaper is MISSING. A few pages are loose. Some foxing.

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THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF DOCKS, WHARVES & PIERS
Written by F.M. Du Plat Taylor; Joseph Broodbank.
Stock no. 2126248
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 2nd 1934. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Second Edition, revised and enlarged. Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w drawings and diagrams; some fold-out pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/white marks to covers. Some page corner creasing. Page edge browning; a little foxing. Wrapper is browned with tears and chips; a bit of loss; some grubby marks and scuffing.

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PROBLEMS IN MACHINE DESIGN
Written by Charles H. Innes.
Stock no. 2125958
Published by The Technical Publishing Co. Ltd.. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and blind decorations. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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WORKSHOP RECEIPTS
Written by Ernest Spon.
Stock no. 2125924
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 2nd 1895. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. For manufacturers, mechanics and scientific amateurs. Second edition, revised. Book has been rebacked, with remains of original spine laid down. Marks to covers; some scuffs. Original endpapers that have adverts. Joints a bit cracked. Some foxing and page browning.

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AUTOMOTIVE SUPERCHARGING AND TURBOCHARGING MANUAL
Written by John Humphries.
Stock no. 2125875
Published by Haynes. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Technical Guide. Large format. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0854298800. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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THE KILN BOOK
Written by Frederick L. Olsen.
Stock no. 2125804
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Materials, Specifications & Construction. Second edition. B/w diagrams and photographs. ISBN: 0713624043. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; wrinkled (from damp) and chipped, but minimal loss.

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MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 1816236
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enlarged and Revised Edition. Consideration is given to a number of differing types of model: from the simplest oscillating engine to high-duty marine and small power enclosed engines. Points of general interest include reversing gears, lubrication, and a number of miscellaneous items. Light blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. Browning to text block. Endpapers and prelims foxed plus a few more foxspots to contents. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and has a 2" closed tear to top corner of front panel.

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