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STRUCTURES: OR WHY THINGS DON'T FALL DOWN
Written by J.E. Gordon; Jonathan Glancey.
Stock no. 1821292
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Slightly better than very good condition.

For everyone who having accepted his basic premise that 'everything is structure', finds the Parthenon beautiful and wishes to know why a bat can fly into a rose bush without tearing its wings. Blue cloth, white title to spine and green design to front cover. 384 pages (including index). Colour and b/w photos. Introduced by Jonathan Glancey. A very nice copy in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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STATISTICS FOR THE ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCES
Written by William Mendenhall; Terry Sincich.
Stock no. 1821057
Published by Dellen Publishing Company; Collier Macmillan Publishers. Circa 1988. Very good condition.

Second Edition. A two-semester introductory course in statistics for students majoring in engineering, the physical sciences, or computer science. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 0023804602. 8th printing. Spine lightly faded at top and worn to top & tail. Corners worn. Boards scuffed. Title page creased. Possibly some annotation but not noticed on initial inspection.

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MEASUREMENT ERRORS AND UNCERTAINTIES - THEORY AND PRACTICE
Written by Semyon G. Rabinovich.
Stock no. 1319670
Published by Aip Press; Springer. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Third Edition. Glazed boards. 308 pages. ISBN: 0387253580. Minimal bumping and fading to spine. A few light grubby marks to covers. Some page corners lightly creased.

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HEROIC FLIGHTS
Written by John Frayn Turner.
Stock no. 2134091
Published by Leo Cooper; Pen & Sword Books. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The First 100 Years of Aviation. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850529700. Wrapper spine is faded.

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BAYES AND EMPIRICAL BAYES METHODS FOR DATA ANALYSIS
Written by Bradley P. Carlin; Thomas A. Louis.
Stock no. 1319630
Published by Chapman & Hall/Crc. Circa 2000. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Building on the first edition of their popular text Carlin and Louis introduce EB methords to demonstrate their usefulness in challenging applied settings, and to show how they can be implemented using modern Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods. Red glazed boards. 419 pages. ISBN: 1584881704. 5th printing. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some page corner tips creased. Contents clean.

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BRITISH STEAM LOCOMOTIVE BUILDERS
Written by James W. Lowe.
Stock no. 2134044
Published by Guild Publishing. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased with a faded spine.

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FAULTS AND HOW TO FIND THEM
Written by J.S.V. Bickford.
Stock no. 2133948
Published by Iliffe & Sons Limited. Circa 1918. Good condition.

Motor Car Failures and Their Remedies Fully Explained. Brown cloth with white and black titles. 4th edition. Marks to covers. Chipping/fraying to cloth at top and tail of spine. Corners are bumped. Front joint next to half-title page is cracked. Pages are browned.

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HOW TO WORK SHEET METAL
Written by Herbert J. Dyer. Illustrated by Herbert J. Dyer.
Stock no. 2133947
Published by Percival Marshall And Co Ltd.. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition.

Stiff card covers. A practical man's description of metal working practice 'straight from the bench'. B/w illustrations. Tears and splits to spine; a little loss. Some marks to covers. Page edge browning; some grubby marks.

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MODEL LOCOMOTIVE BOILERMAKING (PSL MODEL ENGINEERING GUIDE)
Written by Alec F. Farmer.
Stock no. 1820326
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

Based on the author's highly successful lecture 'Boilermaking Without Tears'. In well-illustrated, step-by-step instructions he explains the process of constructing a model coal-fired locomotive boiler, from the selection of tools and materials through the working of the metal. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 1852600071. Spine sunned and top of spine worn. Contents clean.

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WEBER CARBURETORS
Written by Pat Braden.
Stock no. 1820307
Published by HPBooks. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

Select, install & tune Weber sidedraft & downdraft carburetors for performance of economy. Theory of operation & design. Troubleshooting & repair. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos & diagrams. ISBN: 0895863774. Some damp crinkling across top margins (no staining). Light browning to text block.

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HOW TO PLAN AND BUILD A FAST ROAD CAR (SPEEDPRO SERIES)
Written by Daniel Stapleton.
Stock no. 1820306
Published by Veloce Publishing Plc.. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 187410560X. Spine faded. Text block lightly browned.

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HOW TO BUILD, MODIFY & POWER TUNE CYLINDER HEADS (SPEEDPRO SERIES)
Written by Peter Burgess; David Gollan.
Stock no. 1820304
Published by Veloce Publishing Plc.. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

Expert advice on building and modifying cylinder heads for high performance with reliability. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1874105820. Text block browned. Some damp crinkling to margins leading to pages sticking but easily parted.

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