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THE AGE OF MACHINERY
Written by Alexander R. Horne.
Stock no. 1819205
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

The Forces of Nature turned to the Service of Man. Some ordinary useful applications of the sciences explained in simple language for young people. Blue boards, pale blue titles. B/w illustrations. Boards marked, spine and title to spine faded. Endpapers and text block heavily browned. Rear pastedown has a sticky label stuck to it and pencil scribble. Rust spot to gutter edge of prelims.

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EAST MOORS ALBUM PORTRAIT OF A STEEL WORKS 1888-1978
Written by Anthony J. Edwards.
Stock no. 1819063
Published by British Steel Corporation. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the East Moors Steelworks in Cardiff. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Foreword by Edwards. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded at edges, a little grubby, small closed tear (no loss) to top front edge of spine.

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SIMPLE GUIDE TO SHAPING PROCESSES IN THE STEEL INDUSTRY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128710
Published by British Steel Corporation. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Some fading to cover edges. Creasing to corners.

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FALSEWORK AND ACCESS SCAFFOLD IN TUBULAR STEEL
Written by Ronald E. Brand.
Stock no. 2126500
Published by McGraw-Hill. 1st 1975. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0070844542. Front endpaper is MISSING. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; a little loss.

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INDUSTRIAL BIOGRAPHY: IRON WORKERS AND TOOL MAKERS
Written by Samuel Smiles.
Stock no. 1814080
Published by John Murray. 1889. Very good condition.

New Edition. Burgundy cloth. Gilt titles. B/w tissue guarded frontis. Spine sunned and marked. Name & date to front endpaper. Heavy foxing to tissue guard and lighter spots to frontis itself. Small closed tear to vertical edge of page 183 (no loss). A few instances of annotation to margins.

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THE INDUSTRIAL TEAGUES AND THE FOREST OF DEAN
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1812314
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Biography of the Teagues. The industrial revolution brought unforeseen changes to the Teagues and other working families in the Forest of Dean. Six members of the family are comprehensively discussed. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 086299750X. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to verso of front endpaper. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased and lightly faded to spine.

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MAN OF IRON - MAN OF STEEL
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1811912
Published by Albion House. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

The lives of David Mushet and his son Robert. Two of Britain's most outstanding metallurgists who lived in the Forest of Dean. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 095113714X. SIGNED by the author with personal dedication to half-title page. Corners lightly rubbed.

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THE MAKING OF STEEL TUBES: A SIMPLE DESCRIPTION
Written by E.N. Marriott.
Stock no. 1809601
Published by Stewarts And Lloyds. 3rd 1962. Very good condition.

Third edition. Staple binding cardwraps. 32 pages. B/w illustrations. Name in ink to inside front cover. Contents clean.

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DYNASTY OF IRON FOUNDERS
Written by Arthur Raistrick.
Stock no. 1205825
Published by Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. The Darbys and Coalbrookdale. xiii + 308 pages. Covers unevenly faded. Contents very good. Wrapper chipped at edges and lightly browned to rear.

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IRON IN THE MAKING
Written by Madeleine Elsas.
Stock no. 812694
Published by Glamorgan County Council. 1st 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Dowlais Iron Company letters 1781-1860. B/w illustrations. Wrapper grubby and edge-chipped.

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INTRODUCTION TO THE PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY OF STEELMAKING
Written by Hermann Schenck.
Stock no. 692942
Published by The British Iron & Steel Research Association. 1st 1945. Good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 587 pages. Contents very good. Complete with diagrams in rear pocket. Corners worn, covers marked.

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MALLEABLE CAST IRON
Written by S. Jones Parsons.
Stock no. 560957
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1919. Very good condition.

2nd edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations.

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