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PROBLEMS IN MACHINE DESIGN
Written by Charles H. Innes.
Stock no. 2125958
Published by The Technical Publishing Co. Ltd.. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and blind decorations. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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WORKSHOP RECEIPTS
Written by Ernest Spon.
Stock no. 2125924
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 2nd 1895. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. For manufacturers, mechanics and scientific amateurs. Second edition, revised. Book has been rebacked, with remains of original spine laid down. Marks to covers; some scuffs. Original endpapers that have adverts. Joints a bit cracked. Some foxing and page browning.

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AUTOMOTIVE SUPERCHARGING AND TURBOCHARGING MANUAL
Written by John Humphries.
Stock no. 2125875
Published by Haynes. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Technical Guide. Large format. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0854298800. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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THE KILN BOOK
Written by Frederick L. Olsen.
Stock no. 2125804
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Materials, Specifications & Construction. Second edition. B/w diagrams and photographs. ISBN: 0713624043. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; wrinkled (from damp) and chipped, but minimal loss.

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MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 1816236
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enlarged and Revised Edition. Consideration is given to a number of differing types of model: from the simplest oscillating engine to high-duty marine and small power enclosed engines. Points of general interest include reversing gears, lubrication, and a number of miscellaneous items. Light blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. Browning to text block. Endpapers and prelims foxed plus a few more foxspots to contents. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and has a 2" closed tear to top corner of front panel.

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STEAM: ITS GENERATION AND USE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1816227
Published by Babcock and Wilcox. 10th 1922. Almost very good condition.

With Catalogue of the Manufactures of Babcock & Wilcox. 10th British Edition. B/w photos. 216 pages. Blue cloth boards, silver titles. Boards heavily faded. Contents generally clean.

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150 YEARS OF UNINTERRUPTED PROGRESS IN RAILWAY ENGINEERING
Written by R.C. Bond; O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 2125554
Published by Mechanical Engineering Publications Limited. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. A James Clayton Lecture. ISBN: 085298328X. SIGNED by authors to title page. Some scuffing and creasing to corners.

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BRITISH STEAM LOCOMOTIVE BUILDERS
Written by James W. Lowe.
Stock no. 2125533
Published by Guild Publishing. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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ELECTRIC TRACTION
Written by A.T. Dover.
Stock no. 2125508
Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd.. 2nd 1929. Good condition.

2nd edition - thoroughly revised and largely re-written. B/w photos. A Treatise on the Application of Electric Power to Tramways and Railways. With 510 illustrations and 8 folding plates. Plate I to rear is MISSING. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; dent and some surface lifting to cloth on front cover. Page browning.

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PRACTICAL HINTS FOR FOOTPLATE MEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125505
Published by The Southern Railway. Circa 1961. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title. Many b/w and colour fold-out diagram pages. A few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Some page browning.

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THE WESTINGHOUSE AUTOMATIC BRAKE DRIVERS INSTRUCTION BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125504
Published by The Southern Railway. Very good condition.

Small format. Green boards, black titles. B/w diagrams. Fold-out page to rear. Bumping and wear to corners. Foxing and page browning.

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DAVIES & METCALFE LIMITED: RAILWAY ENGINEERS TO THE WORLD
Written by Richard Metcalfe.
Stock no. 1816156
Published by Senior Publications. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

One Hundred Years of Excellence in Engineering. A history of the railway industry in the ages of steam, diesel and electric traction as perceived by one of its most respected equipment suppliers. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 0863172024.

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