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ON THE WINGS OF THE WIND
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809927
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 207 pages. Bumping and wear to covers and corners. Uneven fading to some parts of covers. Browning to outer page edges. All plates are present.
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A COMPENDIUM OF AVIATION AND AEROSTATION
Written by H. Hoernes; J.H. Ledeboer.
Stock no. 809859
Published by Charles Griffin & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

Balloons, Dirigibles and Flying-Machines. 54 b/w plates. Small format. Grey cloth, white title to front cover. Scratched inscription on verso of frontis else contents very good. Corners bumped and rubbed. Title to front cover lightly rubbed. REDUCED from £200.
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TRANSACTIONS OF THE INSTITUTION OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS VOLUME LXIX
Written by R.W. Dana.
Stock no. 900443
Published by Institution Of Naval Architects. 1927. Very good condition.

Large format, blue cloth. Folding b/w plans. Some Investigations into the Cause of Erosion of the Tubes of Surface Condensers; A Characteristic Energy Diagram for an Oil Engine and the Marine Oil Engine Trials; Notes on the Design of Coasters; The Future of Sailing Vessels Fitted with Auxiliary Motors; Design and Construction of High-Speed Motor Boats; Propulsion of Ships under Different Weather Conditions; Notes on the Effect of Wind on Power and Speed; Ship Resistance Similarity; Ship Wave Resistance - A Comparison of Mathematical Theory With Experimental Results - Part II; Ships from Pepys's Manuscripts; The Propulsive Efficiency of Rowing; Pulverised Fuel for Marine Purposes; The Analysis of Screw Propeller Efficiency with Particular Reference to Froude's Method; Average Sea Speeds of Ships under Winter Weather Conditions; Deformations and Stress Distribution in Rigid Airships. Spine faded.
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TRANSACTIONS OF THE INSTITUTION OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS VOLUME LXX
Written by R.W. Dana.
Stock no. 900444
Published by Institution Of Naval Architects. 1928. Very good condition.

Large format, blue cloth. Folding b/w plans. The Present Position of the Question of Fuel for Ships; Bending and Loading of Ships; A Note on Experimental Diesel Engines; The Design and Propulsion of Fast Double-ended Screw Vessels; Further Notes on the Relative Strength of Fine and Full Cargo Vessels; An Experimental Comparison of the Performance of Model Propellers working in Air and in Water; Stresses in the Hulls of Stranded Vessels; The Effective I of H.M.S. Wolf; Some Modern Developments in Rigid Airship Construction; Experiments on the Propulsion of a Single-Screw Ship Model; The Vortex Theory of Propellers and its Application to the Wake Conditions existing behind a Ship; Cavitation; Statistical Analysis of Voyage Abstracts. Covers faded.
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