New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1964. US Edition. small 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. thin olive green with tiny ivory titling. light scuffing, concentrated at spine ends and along its immediate sides. loss of tint from chips and abrasions, scratches and chafing all around. right fep has name/date of previous owner on right fep. short textblock, with numbered figures and tables. 111 pp.
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Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1902. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid binding; boards are moderately shelf-worn but clean; ex library volume with library plate posted on front paste down and a stamp on the first page; text block is severely age-toned with extreme foxing and tanning at the fore edges otherwise the tiny prints are legible.
Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1892. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid binding; boards are moderately shelf-worn but clean; ex library volume with library plate posted on front paste down and a stamp on the first page; text block is severely age-toned with extreme foxing and tanning at the fore edge, fore edges are also deckled otherwise the tiny prints are legible.
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1962. Ex-library, Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Black spine with green text; Heavy shelf wear to covers, rubbing along surfaces, mild blemishes to covers; binding cocked, previous owner's library markings on front free end page and paste-down ; Toning to text block exterior, minor blemishes along sides, text block clean; 382 pp.
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress, 2007. Oblong Octavo; pp 463; VG/paperback; orange pictorial spine with white text; covers show light wear to exterior; mild edge wear; intact panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1939. Second Edition, Third Printing. Octavo; G/no-DJ; greenish-blue spine with gold text; cover has significant rubbing, sunning, ripping in fabric at head of front hinge, spine shaken and cocked, starting to separate in back but still attached; textblock has age toning, name written on front endpaper, edewear, binding is strong, text clear; pp 556. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
Chicago: Follett Publishing Company, 1976. Fourth edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Grey spine with black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dustjacket has protective mylar covering that adheres to front pastedown and back pastedown; boards are strong and clean; stamp on front free end page, back free end page, and back pastedown; library slipcase on back free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 352.
Pont-à-Mousson, 1986. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with black print; Boards in brown cloth with black print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, small stain to edge at top corner, else clean and tight; 303 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1910. Octavo; G-; Ex-library; Paperback; Spine, bound spines of 4 issues, tan with black ink; 3-hole stab binding, covers have brown cloth at spine edge, marbled paper to covers, wear to corners, edges, and hinges, library labels at front top edge, shelfwear; Text block consists of four 1910 issues: November 1, 15, 22, 29, tanning to issue covers, mild age-toning to paper, library bookplate inside front cover; variously paged, illustrated (b&w).
First Edition. 8vo, 7 pages; G-; gray cover with black print, peripheral tanning slight smudging, all corners bumped with small tears, tears at top and bottom of spine, vertical center crease throughout, back cover has pencil notation near bottom edge, slight spotting; interior has slight spotting, small stain to upper right corner of first page, slight tear to lower right page corners; clean text; "For Supplying Heat and Power through Street Mains, by Means of Superheated Water, and of the Company to be organized for the Introduction of the System in the City of Washington"; "Washington, D.C., July 1, 1885."
First Edition. 8vo, paged 174-177, illustrated; G+; brown cover with black print, bumped corners throughout, creasing to right edge and all corners, slight smudging; back has blue library stamp at right, creasing, slight smudging; clean interior; "Reprinted from the Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 174-177, April, 1936"; "Papers from the Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, No. 897."
First Edition. 8vo, paged 230]-235, illustrated; G-; brown cover with black print, ink inscription at top edge, all corners bumped, mild creasing throughout, short tear to center of right edge throughout, pencil notation center, slight smudging/spotting, back cover has small tear to left edge; clean interior; "Reprinted from The Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 8, No. 7, pp. 230-235, July, 1937"; "Papers from the Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, No. 934."
First Edition. 8vo, paged 534-545, tables; VG-; green cover with black print, pencil notations at top edge, front cover impression from staples on adjacent material, slight spotting; back cover has extensive pencil notations, blue library stamp at top edge, mild smudging at spine edge; clean interior but for slight spotting; "From the American Journal of Science, Vol. XXXIII, June, 1912."
New York, N.Y. 1919. First Edition. 8vo, paged -2124, graphs, tables; VG-; green cover with black print, pencil notations at top edge, mild bumping to outer corners, mild creasing at spine, stray pencil mark near title, slight spotting, back cover has blue library stamp at top edge, slight smudging; interior clean but for slight spotting; "Reprinted from Bulletin No. 153, September, 1919, American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers (Chicago Meeting, September, 1919)."
Chicago: American Institute of Steel Construction, 1983. 4to; G+/hard cover; red spine with gold text, gold bands around title; front paste down is stamped, boards have light scuffing and staining to front and rear covers; front free end paper has pencil writing, title page has library book stamps; text block aged-toned, bottom edge has previous owner's name written in pencil, top edge has library book stamp; unpaginated.
Great Britain: Computational Mechanics Publications / Elsevier, 1987. UK Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. coated cloth HC, glossy in bright medium blue and extended striping in dark blue. segment of stripes indented from tip and tail end, white series volume and tiny white publishers upon it and tiny white lettering left-aligned between. white text on dark blue bands border the centered titling and editors in white. spot-free white fep/ffep. textblock is clear and excellent, sheets unmarred an corners neatly aligned. part of the Developments in Geotechnical Engineering Series, Vol. 49.above average book condition, faint shelfwear only. 235 pp. ISBN# 0905451937.
First Edition. 8vo., 5 pages, paged -221, 1 plate, illustrated; G-; blue cover with ink inscription "W.E. Aryton, Testing Galvanometer", some smudging and spotting, small tears along lower edge and at top and bottom of spine, curled lower corner, bumped upper corners, center creased throughout, stray ink marking at top of back cover; ink inscription inside front cover "Prof. G. Carey Foster, With kind regards from the Author, 50 Kensington Gardens Square, London W., Dec. 8th"; slight foxing on interior pages, smudging along upper edges, text clean; "From the Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal for September, 1871, p. 217"
First Edition. 8vo, paged -58; gray cover with black print, peripheral tanning, tears at top corners and bottom left corner, tears along spine edge, upper right corner bumped and creased throughout, light spotting; interior clean but for light spotting; "From the Proceedings of the Royal Society, Vol. 50"; "Received May 19, 1891."
First Edition. 8vo, paged -148, illustrated; G; no cover, ink inscription on first page "Prof. Foster, with the authors compliments", pencil notation at top of page, mild peripheral smudging, mild bumping to corners, vertical center crease throughout, some spotting, clean interior but for slight spotting; "From the Proceedings of the Royal Society, No. 191, 1878."
First Edition. 8vo., paged 100-118, graphs & tables; G-; salmon cover, ink inscription at top "With the Author's Compliments", author's name appears in pencil upper-right; mild soiling at edges, bumped corners, tears on spine and lower-right back cover, creased; clean interior, some spine separation at top; "From the Philosophical Magazine for February 1886"
First Edition. 8vo, paged -215, illustrated; G-; housed in clear plastic envelope, tan cover with black print, front detached from spine, peripheral tanning, chipping at all edges, light spotting, back cover torn from spine at top and bottom, chipped edges, light spotting; interior clean; "From the Philosophical Magazine for August 1891."
London: Bell and Daldy, 1866. First Edition. 8vo., 32 pages, illustrations, tables; G-; lacks cover, inserted in white envelope with red print address and ink inscription of title and author; exposed spine, first prelim. page separated with small tear on right edge, some spotting, pencil inscription upper left, partial ink inscription at top edge "From the author", title page and last page has some smudging; clean interior; "An Extract from the Proceedings of the Royal Artillery Institution, Woolwich"
New York, NY: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1958. US Printing. slim 8vo. VG/VG-. vibrant red DJ spine, abraded moderately at tip and tail, with tiny chips and minute closed tears. centered main title in white italics, aligned and stacked between italic author and publisher, with its white logo. age-toning to white segment and back panel, especially, including slim inner flaps. medium red clothbound HB, stamped gilt titling between ends that are a touch worn. ivory textblock, unmarked, interior sheets are neatly cornered, outer edges clear. 164 pp.
Schenectady, New York: Research Laboratory, General Electric Company, July 1959. First Edition. 8vo, 2 pages; G+; blue cover with black print, black tape covers staples spine edge, slight peripheral tanning, lower right corner bumped throughout; clean interior; "Contract No. AF-33(616)-6295"; "Period: April 1-June 30, 1959."
Schenectady, New York: Research Laboratory, General Electric Company, October 1959. First Edition. 8vo, 8 pages, illustrated, graphs; G; blue cover with black print, pencil notation to upper right corner, soiled along spine from tape that once covered staples, some spotting and peripheral tanning, right side creased throughout, upper right corner bumped and creased throughout; slight stain on left edge of page 4, otherwise clean interior; "Contract No. AF-33(616)-6295"; "Period: July 1-September 30, 1959."
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1968. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, dark grey with gold and white print; Boards in grey cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, wear to edges, mild shelfwear to boards; Text block has library stamps to front pastedown, title page, and title page verso with penciled notation on title page and verso, surface tear to rear pastedown, clean text; xvi, 654 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Dedham, Massachusetts: Artech House, Inc., 1982. US Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark yellow clothbound volume, red metallic bold title descends past hand-written black ink symbol of previous owner at tip, and is followed nicked off tint evident at spine ends, just a tad to outer corners. dark orange endsheets, solidly shaded. P.O.S. name on title page. frequent use of technical drawings and plotted charts/graphs, all numbered within the chapters. core textblock interior is clean, occasional spot only. 773 pp.
London, Melbourne, Toronto: William Heinemann Ltd., 1972. First edition. Octavo. VG in good DJ. Red spine with white lettering. One in teach to top of front panel of dust jacket near spine. Some offsetting to interior flaps of dust jacket. Covers, edges, binding, and pages generally very good. 329pp.
Malabar, FL: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, 1984. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Green spine with gold text: Boards are strong and clean with very little evidence of shelfwear, ex libris with bookplate from previous owner on front pastedown: Textblock as darkened due to age, pages are clean and bright with no markings, highlighting, folds or tears: 533 pp.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1953. Octavo; pp 286; G/G-; tan spine with red text; dust jacket shows some toning toward due to sun darkening to spine and edges; minor chips to rear edges; cloth exterior has slight toning toward edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep and rear pastedown; illustrated; interior lightly toned; This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1987. Reprinted. Quarto; pp 604; G/G-; light blue spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to spine and edges; few chips to edges; cloth shows slight sun darkening to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Birmingham University, 1923. 8vo., 79, frontispiece, 16 leaves of plates, "illustrated with cinematography, lantern slides, and exhibits"; G-; grey cover with black print, cover detached from binding; ink inscription at top edge, stray pencil parks on front, some soiling to front and back, smudging, tears at top and bottom of spine reveal binding, worn and slightly curled corners, front and back cover creased at lower outside corner, chipping along spine; inside soiling right side of 1st prelim. page, bumped lower right corner throughout, bumping to right edge, slight browning along upper edge of pages, otherwise clean interior and text; "Being and Address ... Delivered before the Birmingham University Metallurgical Society in The Metallurgical Department of the University of Birmingham, On Tuesday, October 30th, 1923"
First Edition. 8vo, paged -317, illustrated, graphs, tables; G; buff cover with black print, pencil notation on front cover, smudging and light spotting, creasing along spine edge; back cover has smudging, rubbing, spotting, blue library stamp at top left corner; outer corners slightly bumped; inside slight spotting, mild smudging or creasing at few bottom corners, clean text; "Reprinted from Journal of Rheology, Vol. 3, pp. 298-317. 1932"; "Contribution from the Research and Development Department, Vacuum Oil Company, Inc., No. 5, July 1932."
London: Oxford University Press, 1964. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 355; G-/no-DJ; green spine with white text; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior, mostly to spine; ex-library sticker to spine; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name and date to ffep; interior clean; ex-library with stamps and markings inside; illustrated; tight binding;.
First Edition. 8vo, paged 75-78; VG; gray cover with black print, penciled name in upper right corner with purple stamped notation, slight bump to lower right corner, slight spotting on back cover; clean interior; "Reprinted from the Journal of the Optical Society of America and Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 12, No.2, February, 1926."
Frist Edition. 8vo, paged 585-592, illustrated; VG; grey cover with black print, pencil notation and frayed edge in upper right corner, bumped/creased lower right corner throughout, back cover has mild spotting; clean interior; "Reprinted from The Journal of the Optical Society of America, Vol. 20, No. 10, October, 1930."
First Edition. 8vo, paged 565-579, illustrated, graphs; G+; penciled names in upper right corner, slight bump to lower right corner, slight spotting/smudging; rusting staples on binding; first page has tear at lower spine edge and penciled editorial mark, otherwise clean interior; "Reprinted from the Journal of the Optical Society of America and Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 11, No. 6, December, 1925."
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1961. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; yellow spine, black text; dust jacket has significant edgewear, tearing, general shelfwear, tape on front cover; boards strong, clean; text block has minor foxing on top fore edge, former owner's name in marker on first page; 535pp.
First Edition. 8vo, paged 501-517, illustrated, tables, graphs; G+; green cover with black print, stray pencil marks under author name and at bottom edge, slight spotting, smudging, small stain, mild bumps to all corners; back cover has blue library stamp at top edge, mild smudging at spine edge, small stain at bottom edge, creased at spine edge, crease at left lower corner; clean interior but for slight spotting/smudging; "From the American Journal of Science, Vol. XXXI, June, 1911."
First Edition. 8vo, 8 pages; G-; no cover, peripheral tanning, small tears along top edge and bottom edge, some rubbing and spotting, vertical center crease throughout, small tears at center of bottom edge and top edge throughout, mild bumping to all corners; interior clean but for slight spotting, paper age-toned; "Reprinted from Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Vol. 17, No. 8, page 820, August, 1925."
First Edition. 8vo, 7 pages, illustrated; G+; no cover, pencil notation upper right corner, holes punched along spine edge, mild bumping to corners, slight spotting, back cover has some rubbing/smudging; interior clean; "Reprinted from the June, 1937 issue of Electrical Engineering by General Electric Company"; "GEA-2699."