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Hawkridge Bookshop TECHNICAL catalogue of antiquarian books

Author:BAX E. IRONSIDE:
Title:POPULAR ELECTRIC LIGHTING
Publisher:LONDON, BIGGS, 1891
Description:FRST EDITION. WORN CLOTH (THE TITLE HAS BEEN WRITTEN ON THE SPINE), PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME, WEAK FRONT HINGE, OTHERWISE GOOD. SCARCE, WITH FOLDING MAP OF WESTMINSTER ELECTIC CO.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:27516 Click to enquire

Author:BOLTZ C.L.:
Title:WIRELESS FOR BEGINNERS
Publisher:LONDON, HARRAP, 1933
Description:1ST EDITION. ORIGINAL BLUE CLOTH, FADED SPINE. VERY GOOD WITH FIVE PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES AND DIAGRAMS IN THE TEXT.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27857 Click to enquire

Author:BURN ROBERT SCOTT:
Title:THE ILLUSTRATED ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING AND MECHANICAL DRAWING-BOOK
Publisher:WARD, LOCK . LONDON.
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN FADED BROWN CLOTH WITH SOME WEAR. THIRTY FOURTH THOUSAND. FOR USE USE OF STUDENTS AND ARTISANS, 300 ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:11031 Click to enquire

Author:BURN ROBERT SCOTT:
Title:THE ILLUSTRATED ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING AND MECHANICAL DRAWING-BOOK
Publisher:LONDON, WARD, 1856
Description:THIRD EDITION. VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN BROWN CLOTH WITH SOME WEAR. WEAK FRONT HINGE. FOR USE USE OF STUDENTS AND ARTISANS, 300 ILLUSTRATIONS.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27517 Click to enquire

Author:CAMM F. J.:
Title:NEWNES TELEVISION AND SHORT-WAVE HANDBOOK
Publisher:LONDON, NEWNES, 1934
Description:FIRST EDITION. VERY GOOD -SOME FOXING. WITH PLATES AND DIAGRAMS.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27398 Click to enquire

Author:COCKING W. T.:
Title:TELEVISION RECEIVING EQUIPMENT
Publisher:LONDON, ILIFFE, 1945
Description:REPRINT, VERY GOOD IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUS. WITH FOLD-OUT WIRING DIAGRAM.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:27374 Click to enquire

Author:CRAWLEY CHETWODE:
Title:FROM TELEGRAPHY TO TELEVISION: THE STORY OF ELECTRICAL COMMUNICATIONS
Publisher:LONDON, WARNE, 1931
Description:1ST EDITION WITH 44 ILLUSTRATIONS. ORIGINAL ORANGE CLOTH, GILT TITLE TO SPINE. LACKS F.E.P. AND FRONT HINGE WEAK, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27527 Click to enquire

Author:CUMMINGS D. C.:
Title:HISTORY OF THE UNITED SOCIETY OF BOILERMAKERS
Publisher:NEWCASTLE-ON-TYNE, ROBINSON, 1905
Description:FIRST EDITION, BLUE-GREEN CLOTH, BEVELLED BOARDS WITH GILT DESIGN, 217 pp. PHOTOGRAPHIC ILLUSTRATIONS. SLIGHT WEAR TO BOARDS BUT A VERY GOOD COPY.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:24107 Click to enquire

Author:DAVIS CHARLES:
Title:THE BUILT-UP SHIP MODEL
Publisher:SALEM, MARINE RESEARCH, 1933
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN BLUE CLOTH, NO DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUSTRATED WITH PHOTOGRAPHS AND DRAWINGS.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:28718 Click to enquire

Author:DAVIS CHARLES:
Title:THE SHIP MODEL BUILDER'S ASSISTANT
Publisher:LONDON, CONWAY MARITIME, 1982
Description:REPRINT, NEAR FINE IN BLUE CLOTH, DUSTWRAPPER. ILLUSTRATED WITH PHOTOGRAPHS AND DRAWINGS.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:28733 Click to enquire

Author:ENGLISH JOHN VINCENT:
Title:NAVIGATION FOR YACHTSMEN
Publisher:LONDON, COX, 1906
Description:CHEAP EDITION WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND CHARTS. VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL BLUE CLOTH, GILT TITLES.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:26806 Click to enquire

Author:FELDMAN RICHARD M.:
Title:DESIGNS FOR THE CONTEMPORARY WOODWORKER
Publisher:1980 TANTIVY PRESS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. BOOK EXPLAINS IN DEPTH HOW TO WORK WITH WOOD, AND CREATE DESIGNS OF YOUR CHOICE.
Price (£):10.50
Stock No:20179 Click to enquire

Author:FROME LIEUT.- GEN.:
Title:OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY
Publisher:LONDON, LOCKWOOD, 1873
Description:FOURTH EDITION. REVISED AND ENLARGED BY CAPTAIN CHARLES WARREN WITH SEVENTEEN PLATES. A VERY GOOD COPY IN ORIGINAL RED CLOTH.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:27465 Click to enquire

Author:GILBART JAME W.:
Title:THE WORKS OF JAMES WILLIAM GILBART VOLUMES 1-3.
Publisher:LONDON, BELL AND DALDY, 1865
Description:A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON BANKING (2 VOLS.) AND THE LOGIC OF BANKING. UNIFORMLY BOUND IN FULL LEATHER, RAISED BANDS, ELABORATE GILT DESIGN TO SPINES, AEG. SOME WEAR TO THE LEATHER AND SPOTTING TO BOARDS, BUT A FIRM AND VERY GOOD SET. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.
Price (£):195.00
Stock No:25722 Click to enquire

Author:GOODENOUGH G. A.:
Title:PROPERTIES OF STEAM AND AMMONIA
Publisher:LONDON. CHAPMAN AND HALL. 1917
Description:SECOND EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN BROWN CLOTH. COVERS THE THERMAL PROPERTIES OF STEAM AND AMMONIA, WITH TABLES AND DIAGRAMS. COMPLETE WITH SEPARATE GRAPH IN REAR POUCH.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:21357 Click to enquire

Author:GRAHAM A. GLENN (EDITOR):
Title:ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMAN, 1988
Description:1ST EDITION. FINE COPY IN LAMINATED BOARDS.
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:27447 Click to enquire

Author:GREENWOOD T.:
Title:THE NEW TURNERS' AND FITTERS' HANDBOOK
Publisher:HALIFAX
Description:FOURTEENTH EDITION. SMALL OCTAVO, 2 FOLDING PLATES, REBOUND WITH ORIGINAL COVER STUCK TO FRONTBOARD. VERY GOOD. NO DATE BUT CIRCA 1920.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:27446 Click to enquire

Author:HAYWARD ROBERT:
Title:THE BRICK BOOK
Publisher:RIGBY. AUSTRALIA. 1978
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. THE UNIQUE HOW-TO-BUILD BOOK FULL OF IMAGINATIVE IDEAS AND PRATICAL PROJECTS IN BRICK. FULLY ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):9.00
Stock No:13095 Click to enquire

Author:JUDGE ARTHUR (COMPILER):
Title:THE MODERN MOTOR ENGINEER - ELECTRICAL DIAGRAMS
Publisher:LONDON, CAXTON PUBLISHING, 1948
Description:SECOND EDITION, A SERIES OF WIRING DIAGRAMS, 91 PAGES, GREEN REXINE. VERY GOOD.
Price (£):8.00
Stock No:29253 Click to enquire

Author:MANZIONE LOUIS:
Title:PLASTIC PACKAGING OF MICROELECTRONIC DEVICES
Publisher:NEW YORK, VAN NOSTRAND, 1990
Description:1ST EDITION. NEAR FINE IN DUSTWRAP. 377 PAGES. ILLUSTRATED WITH DIAGRAMS.
Price (£):40.00
Stock No:27459 Click to enquire

Author:MOSELEY SYDNEY AND CHAPPLE H. J.:
Title:TELEVISION TODAY AND TOMORROW
Publisher:LONDON, PITMAN, 1930
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY NICELEY REBOUND IN BLUE CLOTH, GILT TITLES, NEW ENDPAPERS. 128 pp, BLACK AND WHITE PLATES, ILLUS., PLUS PUBLISHER'S CATALOGUE. A LOVELY COPY OF A SCARCE TITLE..
Price (£):75.00
Stock No:27361 Click to enquire

Author:MOXON JOSEPH:
Title:MECHANICK EXERCISES OR THE DOCTRINE OF HANDY-WORKS
Publisher:NEW JERSEY, THE ASTRAGAL PRESS, 1989
Description:APPLIED TO THE ART OF SMITHYING, JOINERY, CARPENTRY, TURNING, BRICKLAYING. FACSIMILIE OF THE THIRD EDITION OF 1703. VERY GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:25177 Click to enquire

Author:NAYLOR ROD:
Title:WOODCARVING TECHNIQUES
Publisher:1979 B. T. BATSFORD LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 144 PAGES, 50 LINE DRAWINGS AND 88 PHOTOGRAPHS. INSCRIPTION IN BOOK.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:18903 Click to enquire

Author:O`DEA W.T.:
Title:HANDBOOK OF THE COLLECTIONS ILLUSTRATING RADIO COMMUNICATION: IT`S HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT
Publisher:LONDON, H.M.S.O. 1949
Description:REPRINT. CARD COVERS. NINETY-FIVE PAGES. FIFTY-EIGHT PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES, CARD COVERS PARTIALLY STAINED OTHERWISE VERY GOOD.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:27466 Click to enquire

Author:ROBINSON ERNEST:
Title:EVERYMAN'S WIRELESS
Publisher:LONDON, CASSELL, 1928
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD, ILLUS.ORIGINAL BROWN CLOTH.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:27373 Click to enquire

Author:SALAZAR TRISTAN:
Title:THE COMPLETE BOOK OF FURNITURE RESTORATION
Publisher:1988 TIGER BOOKS, LONDON
Description:QUARTO, VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. THIS BOOK IS EXTENSIVELY ILLUSTRATED WITH OVER 250 STEP-BY-STEP DIAGRAMS AND PHOTOGRAPHS. FULL OF PRACTICAL HINTS AND ADVICE EASY ENOUGH FOR EVEN THE MOST UNSKILLED TO FOLLOW, IT WILL INTRODUCE THE NEWCOMER TO THE PLEASURES OF WORKING WITH WOOD AND EXTEND THE SKILLS OF THE ALREADY EXPERIENCED.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:18794 Click to enquire

Author:SCOTT-TAGGART JOHN:
Title:THE BOOK OF PRACTICAL RADIO
Publisher:LONDON, AMALGAMATED PRESS, 1934
Description:FIRST EDITION. VERY GOOD WITHOUT A DUSTWRAPPER. 163 DIAGRAMS AND 63 PLATES.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:27387 Click to enquire

Author:THE DIRECTORS OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND:
Title:THE NAMES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PROPRIETORS OF UNCLAIMED DIVIDENDS ON BANK STOCK
Publisher:LONDON, FRANCIS WALSH,1791
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN WORN CARD COVERS AND SLIGHTLY TORN SPINE. UNCUT EDGES TO PAGES. SOME FOXING TO F.E.P.LISTS OF NAMES, IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, OF THE PROPRIETORS OF UNCLAIMED BANK STOCKS AT THE BANK OF ENGLAND 1780-1790
Price (£):150.00
Stock No:17249 Click to enquire

Author:TURNBULL WILLIAM:
Title:A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE STRENGTH AND STIFFNESS OF TIMBER
Publisher:JOSIAH TAYLOR. LONDON. 1833
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN GREEN CLOTH - INTENDED AS A GUIDE FOR ENGINEERS, ARCHITECTS, CARPENTERS ETC., ALSO TABLES OF THE PROPERTIES OF TIMBER, METAL, BRICK, CLAY, EARTH AND STONE.
Price (£):165.00
Stock No:17225 Click to enquire

Author:UNDERHILL HAROLD:
Title:PLANK-ON-FRAME MODELS (TWO VOLUMES)
Publisher:GLASGOW, BROWN, 1966
Description:REPRINT, TWO VOLUMES, VERY GOOD HARDBACKS IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPERS. WELL ILLUSTRATED WITH DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS. VERY NICE COPIES OF A SCARCE SET.
Price (£):70.00
Stock No:28731 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:COLLECTION OF REPORTS AND OPINIONS OF CHEMISTS IN REGARD TO THE USE OF LEAD PIPE FOR SERVICE PIPE IN THE DISTRIBUTION OF WATER FOR THE SUPPLY OF CITIES
Publisher:NEW YORK, WILEY, 1868
Description:1ST EDITION. EX-LIBRARY, THE CHEMIST CLUB WITH LATER BINDING IN BLUE CLOTH, GILT TITLES, ACCESSION NUMBER TO SPINE. A VERY TIGHT AND CLEAN COPY OF AN UNUSUAL BOOK.
Price (£):45.00
Stock No:27526 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:I.C.S. REFERENCE LIBRARY
Publisher:1905 INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. ONE OF A SERIES OF TEXTBOOKS PREPARED FOR THE STUDENTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS AND CONTAINING IN PERMANENT FORM THE INSTRUCTION PAPERS, EXAMINATION QUESTIONS AND KEYS USED IN THEIR VARIOUS COURSES. BENCH, VICE AND FLOOR WORK, ERECTING, SHOP HINTS, TOOLMAKING, GAUGES AND GAUGE MAKING, DIES AND DIE MAKING, JIGS AND JIG MAKING
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:26428 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:I.C.S. REFERENCE LIBRARY
Publisher:1901 INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. ONE OF A SERIES OF TEXTBOOKS PREPARED FOR THE STUDENTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS AND CONTAINING IN PERMANENT FORM THE INSTRUCTION PAPERS, EXAMINATION QUESTIONS AND KEYS USED IN THEIR VARIOUS COURSES. ARITHMETIC, READING WORKING DRAWINGS, MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, PRECISION MEASUREMENTS, LATHE WORK, WORKING CHILLED IRON. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:26360 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:I.C.S. REFERENCE LIBRARY
Publisher:1905 INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. ONE OF A SERIES OF TEXTBOOKS PREPARED FOR THE STUDENTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS AND CONTAINING IN PERMANENT FORM THE INSTRUCTION PAPERS, EXAMINATION QUESTIONS AND KEYS USED IN THEIR VARIOUS COURSES. ELECTRIC TRANMISSION, SWITCHGEAR, UNDERGROUND MAINS, OVERHEAD MAINS, SUBSTATIONS, AND VOLTAGE REGULATION. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:26361 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:I.C.S. REFERENCE LIBRARY
Publisher:1906 INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. ONE OF A SERIES OF TEXTBOOKS PREPARED FOR THE STUDENTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS AND CONTAINING IN PERMANENT FORM THE INSTRUCTION PAPERS, EXAMINATION QUESTIONS AND KEYS USED IN THEIR VARIOUS COURSES. STEAM-ENGINE MECHANISM, INDICATORS AND DIAGRAMS, SLOW-SPEED ENGINES, HIGH-SPEED ENGINES, VALVE GEARS, GOVERNORS, CONDENSERS, ENGINE TESTING, ENGINE INSTALLATION, ENGINE MANAGEMENT, STEAM TURBINES AND HEATING BY STEAM EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:26362 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:TIDAL POWER
Publisher:1987 INSTITUTE OF CIVIL ENGINEERS, LONDON
Description:FINE COPY IN LAMINATED BOARDS. PROCEEDINGS OF THE SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZED BY THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL ENGINEERS AND HELD IN LONDON , 30 - 31 OCTOBER, 1986.
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:24636 Click to enquire

Author:WELTON THOMAS (TRANSLATOR):
Title:JACOB'S ROD
Publisher:NEW YORK, CURTISS
Description:NO DATE, CIRCA 1900. A TRANSLATION FROM THE FRENCH OF A RARE AND CURIOUS WORK ON THE ART OF FINDING SPRINGS, MINES, AND MINERALS BY MEANS OF A HAZEL ROD. BOOKLET, BLUE PAPER COVERS, 100 pp. AGEING TO THE PAGES AND RUSTY STAPLES, BUT VERY GOOD FOR THE AGE.
Price (£):23.00
Stock No:23899 Click to enquire

Author:WEST THOMAS:
Title:AMERICAN FOUNDRY PRACTICE
Publisher:NEW YORK, JOHN WILEY, 1910
Description:ELEVENTH EDITION, ORIGINAL BROWN CLOTH. RATHER WORN CLOTH, FOXING TO FEP ONLY, OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. NUMEROUS INTERESTING LINE DRAWINGS. A TREATISE ON LOAM, DRY SAND AND GREEN SAND MOULDING. UNUSUAL.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:28839 Click to enquire

Author:WILLIAMS TREVOR:
Title:A SHORT HISTORY OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY TECHNOLOGY c 1900-1950
Publisher:OXFORD, CLARENDON PRESS, 1982
Description:FIRST EDITION. VERY GOOD IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER, WITH PLATES.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:27396 Click to enquire

Author:YORKE STAN:
Title:NARROWBOATS EXPLAINED
Publisher:2009 COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS, BERKSHIRE
Description:NEW SOFTBACK BOOK. THIS BOOK IS AN IDEAL COMPANION TO LEARN ABOUT THE CRAFT OF NARROWBOATS. iT IS PACKED WITH PRACTICAL INFORMATION, PHOTOGRAPHS, DIAGRAMS AND DRAWINGS.
Price (£):7.99
Stock No:25618 Click to enquire

Author:YORKE STAN:
Title:STEAM ENGINES EXPLAINED
Publisher:2009 COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS, BERKSHIRE
Description:NEW SOFTBACK BOOK. IN THIS BOOK THE AUTHOR EXPLAINS THE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE AND THE ENORMOUS VARIETY OF USES TO WHICH IT WAS PUT. THERE ARE OVER 100 PHOTOGRAPHS PLUS DETAILED DIAGRAMS BY HIS SON TREVOR. THERE IS ALSO A LIST OF PLACES WHERE STEAM ENGINES, RESTORED TO WORKING ORDER BY THE HARD WORK AND ENTHUSIASM OF ENDLESS DEVOTEES, CAN BE SEEN TODAY.
Price (£):5.99
Stock No:25617 Click to enquire

Author:YORKE STAN & TREVOR:
Title:WHAT THE VICTORIANS GOT WRONG
Publisher:2008, COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS, BERKSHIRE
Description:NEW SOFTBACK BOOK. THE ACCOUNTS OF HOW THE VICTORIANS COULD AND DID STUMBLE INTO APPALLING ERRORS OF JUDGEMENT OFFER A SOBERING COUNTER BALANCE TO THE OFTEN RELATED TALES OF GLORIOUS SUCCESSES.
Price (£):7.99
Stock No:25619 Click to enquire