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Author: NO AUTHOR. Title: Industries: a journal of engineering, electricity, & chemistry for the mechanical and manufacturing trades. Vol. XIV- January to June, 1893 (In one binding).
Description: London; 1893; halfcloth with marbled boards; 29x33,5 cm.; a wide range of articles and reviews; relating industrial developments and innovative projects, engines, machinery, tools, etc.; richly illustrated, i.a. numerous woodengravings; subjects comprising: "Improved railway wheel turning lathe, constructed at the London and North-Western railway company's works, Crewe", with a wood engraved general view of lathe; "A wood engraved folding insert, supplement, of a six-wheeled coupled Baldwin locomotive Ramleh for the Jaffa and Jerusalem railway, constructed by Messrs. Burnham, Williams & Co., Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia", with a general view of engine and tender; "Proposed new road-bridge across Darling Harbour, Sydney, premiated design by Messrs. A.C. Pain, M.Inst. C.E. and R. Lilljeqvist, London", with plans; "Proposed new road-bridge, across Darling Harbour, Sydney, premiated design by Mr. J.J. Webster, London", with plans; "Gun tests of the U.S. dynamite cruiser Vesuvius", with i.a. a view of the vessel under steam; "The new Cunard T.S. Steamship "Campania, constructed by the Fairfield shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Govan", with a wood engraved general view of the vessel; "Winby's four-cylinder express locomotive, built by Messrs. R. & W. Hawthorn, Leslie & Co. Ltd., Newcastle-upon-Tyne", with a general view of the enigine; "Types of locomotive used on the Japanese railways" & "Two early locomotives", with data; brisk illustrations and leaves, well preserved copy; 552 pp.Rare! Library ticket at frontcover. Binding a trifle worn.
Keywords: chemistry/chemie construction/bouwkunde economic history/economische geschiedeni economics/economie electricity/electriciteit engines factories/fabrieken industry/industrie maritime history/maritieme geschiedenis mechanics/werktuigkunde navigation/scheep
Price: EUR 190.00 = appr. US$ 206.50 Seller: Antiquariaat De Boekenbeurs
- Book number: 25797
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