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APPRENTICESHIP IN STEAM: THE MEMOIRS OF A GENERAL ENGINEER
Written by Jack Hampshire. Illustrated by A. Child; Jack Hampshire.
Stock no. 1823239
Published by Traction Engine Enterprises. 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The memoirs of a general engineer and the growth of a large haulage business employing steam traction engines and steam wagons. Boards clean and bright. Light browning to endpapers. Contents clean. Red pictorial dustwrapper is browned, faded to spine and has the residue of a large label which has been removed to front panel.

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MODEL JET ENGINES
Written by Thomas Kamps.
Stock no. 2136259
Published by Traplet Publications. 1st 1995. Almost very good condition.

The Modeller's World Series. Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. ISBN: 0951058991. Wear to cover edges; small split to base of spine. Browning/grubby marks to outer page edges.

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CIVIL ENGINEERING HERITAGE: WALES
Written by Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 1823133
Published by Phillimore. 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Part of a regional series on civil engineering heritage that examines the contribution of the civil engineer to society over the last 300 years, including transport networks, architecture and landscape design. Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9781860776380. Light crease to lower corner of front cover else contents clean.

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THE A1 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE TRUST TORNADO NEW PEPPERCORN CLASS A1, 2008 ONWARDS OWNDERS' WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by Geoff Smith.
Stock no. 2135991
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

An insight into the construction, maintenance and operation of the first new main line steam locomotive built in Britain since 1960. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. 154 pages. ISBN: 9781844259892. Small knocks to corners and top and tail of spine. Contents are excellent!

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JOSEPH LOCKE: CIVIL ENGINEER AND RAILWAY BUILDER 1805 - 1860
Written by Anthony Burton.
Stock no. 2135708
Published by Pen & Sword Transport. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781473872295. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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MOTOR LAWNMOWERS OWNERS WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by J.M.F. Parker.
Stock no. 1822462
Published by Haynes. 1st thus 1988. Very good condition.

Acto, Flymo, Hayter, Honda, Mountfield, Victa, Webb. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1850100853. Boards unevenly faded. Contents clean.

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CLERGET PATENT AERO ENGINES: INSTRUCTIONS AND LIST OF PARTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135200
Published by Camden Miniature Steam Services. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Republication of the 1917 edition published by Gwynnes Ltd. Looks at 9B - 130-Horse and 9BF - 15-Horse. ISBN: 0953652319.

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WHO'S DRIVING ELECTRIC CARS
Written by Marcello Contestabile; Gil Tal; et al.
Stock no. 2135140
Published by Springer. Circa 2020. Slightly better than very good condition.

Understanding Consumer Adoption and Use of Plug-in Electric Cars. Lecture Notes in Mobility Series. ISBN: 9783030383817. Small knocks/bumps to spine and corners.

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ENGINES & ENTERPRISE
Written by John Reynolds.
Stock no. 1822026
Published by Sutton Publishing. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A lavishly illustrated biography of Sir Harry Ricardo, engineer, scientist and inventor. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750917121. A nice, clean copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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A NUMERICAL LIBRARY IN JAVA FOR SCIENTISTS & ENGINEERS
Written by Hang T. Lau.
Stock no. 2134687
Published by Chapman & Hall/Crc. Circa 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed boards. ISBN: 1584884304. Small tear to top of spine; some marks to outer page edges.

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EXPERIMENTAL FLASH STEAM
Written by J.H. Benson; A.A. Rayman.
Stock no. 1821683
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The use of flash steam in model boats and hydroplanes. ISBN: 0852423527. Light foxing to endpapers and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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FAULTS AND HOW TO FIND THEM
Written by J.S.V. Bickford.
Stock no. 2134606
Published by Iliffe & Sons Limited. 6th Almost very good condition.

Motor Car Failures and Their Remedies Fully Explained. Beige/cream cloth with black titles. 6th edition. Some grubby marks to covers. Browning to endpapers; some foxing. Some stains to rear pastedown and a few pages next to it.

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