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."
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Paris: Masson et Cie, Editeurs, 1946. First Edition. 8vo, 53 pages, illustrated; Poor; in clear plastic sleeve, tan cover torn away from binding and brittle with tears at all edges, creased outer corners, peripheral tanning, spotting on back cover, stray pencil line on front cover; interior pages creased lower right of initial pages and upper right of final pages, spine deteriorating, clean text; text in French; "Theses presentees a la Faculte des Sciences de l'Universite de Paris pour obtenir le titre d'Ingenieur-Docteur"; "No d'ordre: 132."
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 -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 -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."
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."
8vo, 11 pages, illustrated, graphs; G-; silver cover with black print, quarto folded horizontally in center, slight pen and pencil notation on front cover, slight stain near bottom edge, torn spine at top, bottom, and center, small tear at fold on outside edge throughout, slight smudging; back cover has blue library stamp at bottom edge, creasing along top and spine edges; interior has slight smudging and spotting on pp. 3, 8, text clean; "Reprinted from the November 1918 Issue of The Journal of the Engineer's Club of Philadelphia, and affiliated societies."
First Edition. 8vo, paged 42-88, illustrated, tables, graphs; G+; grey cover with black print, bump and creasing to lower right corner throughout, slight pencil notation on front cover, back cover has slight creasing along spine edge and blue library stamp at top edge; interior has blue pencil marks on pp. 43, 82-83 and slight spotting on some pages, otherwise clean with clean text; "Reprinted from Proceedings of The Institute of Radio Engineers, Vol. 17, No. 1, January, 1929."
Dresden: Verlag von Theodor Steinkopff. First Edition. 8vo, paged -98, illustrated; VG; tan cover with black print, slight peripheral tanning, pencil mark at upper right corner, small tear at lower spine corner, mild bump to lower right corner; clean interior; text in German; "Sonderabdruck aus Kolloid-Beihefte ... Band 45, Heft 13 (1936)."
Washington, D.C. Gibson Brothers, Printers, 1873. First Edition. 8vo, 48 pages; G-; pink cover with black print, smudging, stains to upper and lower edges, vertical center crease throughout, chipped and worn corners, slight tears to all edges, spine mostly torn with binding exposed, back cover has inked mailing address and postage stamp on right side; interior has slight spotting on title page, worn page corners with some folded at top, final pages have slight chipping and soiling to outside edge; clean text.
Harvard University. 8vo, 47 pages, 3 leaves of plates, illustrated, tables, graphs; VG; red cover with black print, front cover has pencil notation at top right with small with small white label, owner stamp at top edge, slight tear at bottom spine staple; back cover has blue library stamp at top edge, slight bump to upper left corner; title page has slight spotting, otherwise clean interior; "Reprinted from Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, April, 1928, Vol. 63, No. 1"; "Publications from the Harvard Engineering School, 1927-28, No. 22."
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."
New York, NY: Academic Press, 1969. US Printing. 8vo. VG/G-. heavily torn, tattered DJ spine strip, titling is in bold brown capitals upon a sunned to ivory background, partly indiscernible titling, but jacket front and rear intact. black clothbound HB, volume spine stamped with metallic titling between lightly roughened ends. its adjacent black boards have light surface and corner wear. prior owner name stamp on fep and half-title page. no writing or marks to interior textblock, bound securely. smooth unblemished edges, all sides. 530 pp. Now in protective plastic bag.
Metals Park, OH: American Society for Metals, 1973. Octavo; vg-/fair; dj, sunned-to-gray spine with white text; dj, shelf worn, scuffing; stains; several 1"+ closed tears; orange covers, sunned to gray at the spine; HB, orange cloth spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; ex libris, ffep; text block, clean; illus.: numerous tables; 636pp. --The companion volume to 'Selected Values of the Thermodynamic Properties of Binary Alloys'.
London: His Majesty's Stationary Office, 1948. First Edition. 8vo., v, 34 pages, illustrated; VG; black and white photograph on cover, some rubbing, lower corner folded, some wear to edges, slight soiling on back cover; clean interior, slight bend to upper right corner, blue-penciled price on title page; at head of title "Ministry of Education, Science Museum"; on cover "Handbook for an Exhibition at the Science Museum, South Kensington, April-September 1948"
New York / New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, with Modern Industry Magazine, 1949. Octavo; VG- hardcover with G dustjacket; Orange spine with white and black text; dj, age-toned, with chipping and rubbing; several small open tears; HB, green cloth spine with gold text in black panel; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owner's name in ink, ffep; text block, clean; illus.: figures, tables; 451pp.
New York, NY: American Elsevier Publishing Company, Inc., 1965. US Printing. 8vo. VG- hardcover with G dustjacket. Offwhite spine with black text, DJ worn, stained (see photo); Boards strong, some spotting along both joints, slight cocking to spine; textblock age-toned slightly, some minor foxing to endpapers, previous owner's marking on front pastedown and endpaper, interior mostly clean. 583 pp.
Harrison: Tube Department Radio Corporation of America, 1947. Octavo. Good/softcover; Worn age-toned red spine with black text/title; covers are age-toned with some faint moisture exposure staining, light indentation, and rubbing; dj has moderate edgewear (some of the cover is coming loose from the outer hinge/spine and large diagonal crease on the back); binding is strong; heavy prominent black marker stains on the fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 256.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; green spine with tan text; cover has edgewear, age toning, old price sticker on back; textblock has edgewear, age toning, writing in pen on front endpaper and a few pages throughout, otherwise clean; pp 199. SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: Academic Press, 1961. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; blue spine with white text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, staining, edgewear, two-inch closed tear at front head edge near flap hinge; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, slight water staining on head and tail edges, name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 134.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1959. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/Very Poor; teal spine with black text; jacket has significant wear, with rubbing, age toning, creasing, chipping, multiple open and closed tears around edges and along spine, front flap missing and back flap detached but present; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, small stain on fore edge, name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 147. SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: Academic Press, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo; VG/VG-; white and green spine with green text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, scuffing, edgewear, closed tears on front head and tail edges; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, otherwise clean; pp 166. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1967. First Edition. Large octavo; VG/VP; white spine with red and teal text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, fold on front flap, significant chipping and tearing around edges, at hinges and on spine, front spine hinge held together with tape, large portion of front cover taped to plain paper on inside to cover tearing; boards are strong and clean, slight edgewear; textblock has age toning, edgewear, name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 303. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
Waltham: Blaisdell Publishing Company, 1968. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine with red and grey text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, small closed tears at front head edge; boards are strong and clean; textblock has name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 112. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1949. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/Fair; tan spine with green text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, significant edgewear, chipping and tearing at spine head and tail and in corners, front flap hinge torn halfway up; boards are strong and clean, slight edgewear; textblock has minor edgewear, name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 454. SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
San Francisco: Holden-Day, 1968. First Edition Thus. Large octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine with white text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, pen markings on back flap, edgewear, several open and closed tears along head edges; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, name written on front endpaper, small stain on front endpaper and half title page, otherwise clean; pp 125. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
Flint, MI: General Motors Corporation, 1957. Large octavo; Poor/paperback; tape covered dark blue spine with ivory text; covers show age soiled exterior; heavy rubbing to exterior edges; text block has soiled exterior edges; slight moisture staining to front pastedown; interior shows minor spots on some pages; slight cracking to binding; illustrated.
New York: Simmons-Boardman Books, 1958-1959. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with silver print; Boards in blue cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, light bumps to bottom and top edges, fading/shelfwear; Text block has pencil notation to title page, else clean and tight; Compilation of publications in series: Nuclear Engineering Monographs; variously paged, illustrated (graphs).
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). This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
1882. First Edition. 8vo., 60 pages, 3 folded plates, tables, graphs; G; white cover with back print, some foxing, smudging, and soiling front and back covers, tears at upper and lower spine showing binding, minor spotting on front spine edge and back cover, upper right corner slightly bumped; text clean, soiling at lower edge of plates, slight foxing on inside covers, title page, and last page; one inch tear from spine on title page and following page; "A Communication read at the Southampton Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, August 1882"
New York: Power/McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1921. First Edition. Octavo; pp 283; Good; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; soft cloth covered exterior shows slight rubbing wear to edges and corners; intact panels; text block has light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; previous owner's name to pastedowns and ffep; illustrated; interior clean;.
New York: IEEE Press, 1986. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with brown print; DJ has mild edgewear, slight tears at flap fold corners and to front top edge, else clean and bright; Boards in orange cloth with gold print, light bumps to front lower corner and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xi, 441 pages, illustrated (b&w graphs, charts). This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: Plenum Press, 1981. Octavo; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, call number label removed from bottom of spine, small surface tear on front, barcode label on rear; Text block has bookplates on front pastedown, penciled library notation on title page and verso, library pocket and labels on rear endpapers, clean text; xv, 304 pages.
Cambridge, MA and London, UK: The M.I.T. Press, 1968. First M.I.T. Press Edition. Octavo; pp 661; Good; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest sunning to exterior; mild wear to corners; text block has light tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; previous owner's name to title page; interior clean; profusely illustrated; tight binding;.
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1963. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has small tears at top of spine, edgewear, shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with white and gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has faint vendor stamp on front flyleaf, mild puckering to top half of pages throughout, clean text; xviii, 359 pages.