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B.R.77 MACHINERY HANDBOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818398
Published by HMSO. 1941. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. Red title to front cover. B/w diagrams. A book issued to stokers and others on board naval ships. A few marks to boards. A few foxspots mainly to endpapers.
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A TRADITION OF INTEGRITY
Written by Bruce Leonard.
Stock no. 2131458
Published by University Of New South Wales Press. 1st AUSTRALIA 1994. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. The Story of Qantas Engineering & Maintenance. ISBN: 0868401102. SIGNED by author on half-title page. Knock to top of spine; light creasing to corners.
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INTRODUCTION TO AIRBORNE RADAR
Written by George W. Stimson.
Stock no. 2131382
Published by Hughes Aircraft Company. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with gilt titles. Diagrams and colour photos. Heavy bumping to a couple of corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks, but minimal loss.
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MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 2131348
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 4th 1974. Good condition.

Fourth Impression, yellow cardwraps. 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. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. ISBN: 0853440727. Covers are very worn and damp marked. Couple of ink marks.
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THE BAILEY AND UNIFLOTE HANDBOOK
Written by J.A.E. Hathrell.
Stock no. 1817695
Published by Acrow Press. 4th 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fourth Edition. Bailey equipment was designed to form a simple through type bridge. The Uniflote was conceived as a flotation system based on 'unit construction' principles, whereby numbers of identical flotation units could be assembled together to form rafts. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and diagrams. Light browning to text block. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Yellow dustwrapper is faded at spine with a pen mark to front panel.
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BRUNEL IN LONDON
Written by John Christopher.
Stock no. 2130924
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781445618555.
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SWINDON WORKS APPRENTICE IN STEAM
Written by Ken Gibbs.
Stock no. 1817504
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reminiscences as Office Boy and Apprentice at Swindon Railway Works 1944-1951. The Sights, Sounds, Smells, Personalities and Jobs remembered with nostalgia and affection from Steam Days. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860933806. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE MAGIC OF A NAME: THE ROLLS -ROYCE STORY PART TWO
Written by Peter Pugh.
Stock no. 2129684
Published by Icon Books. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Power Behind The Jets 1945-1987. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840462841.
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THE ANATOMY & DEVELOPMENT OF THE FORMULA ONE RACING CAR FROM 1975
Written by Sal Incandela.
Stock no. 1817435
Published by Book Club Associates. 1st thus 1983. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. 204 pages including index.
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PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Written by Roger Messenger; Jerry Ventre.
Stock no. 1817311
Published by CRC Press. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

A comprehensive treatment of photovoltaic energy production, emphasizing system design along with performance prediction and evaluation. Green glazed boards. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0849320178.
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THE FAIR ORGAN - HOW IT WORKS
Written by Eric V. Cockayne.
Stock no. 2129220
Published by The Fair Organ Preservation Society. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Introduction to the Mechanical Organ of the Fairground. Red cloth boards, gilt title to front. B/w photos and diagrams. 40 pages. Front cover is a bit bowed with some marks. This copy includes a cardwrap booklet/programme: 'Tewkesbury Steam Fair, Organ Festival, on the Old Station Yard July 17,18,19,20' (1969).
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BRUNEL AN ENGINEERING BIOGRAPHY
Written by Adrian Vaughan.
Stock no. 2129134
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2006. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green covers with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9780711030787. Couple of white marks to spine. Marks to endpapers; slight odour to book.
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