Category: Industrial History


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engineering Steels. An Exposition of the Properties of Steel for Engineers and Users to Secure Economy in working and Efficiency of Result

By: Aitchison, Leslie

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Macdonald & Evans: 1921

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 020382

Condition: Very Good

348pp; 115 plates and fold out diagram. A touch of soiling to front endpapers and text block. Light wear and rubbing to boards. View more info

Papplewick Pumping Station and the History of Nottingham's Water Supply

By: Anon

Price: £3.00

Publisher: UK, The Papplewick Association: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016045

Condition: Very Good

16pp illus guide book. Shipping in UK £2. View more info

Dry Cells, Batteries and Accumulators : A Complete Reference to all the Usual modern Types

By: Anon

Price: £4.00

Publisher: UK, Model & Allied: 1972

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 019095

Condition: Good+

56pp; 'Technical Publication' . Some marks to both sides of covers. View more info

The Miners in Crisis and War. A History of the Miner's Federation of Great Britain from 1930 Onwards.


Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, George Allen & Unwin: 1961

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1138

Condition: VG

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A Hundred Years or Road Rollers : A Pictorial Records

By: Aveling-Barford Ltd.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Oakwood Press: 1965

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023155

Condition: Very Good

75pp; illustrated. Inscription on flyleaf. Dustjacket has some closed tearr repaired with sellotape, chipped and rubbed with minor loss head of spine. View more info

Traction Engines on Parade

By: BEAUMONT Anthony

Price: £3.00

Publisher: UK, Percival Marshall: 1963

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 018438

Condition: Very Good

58 photographs; covers slightly rubbed with a few marks to rear. View more info

Traction Engine Pictures

By: BEAUMONT Anthony

Price: £2.75

Publisher: UK, Percival Marshall: 1961

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 018439

Condition: Very Good

64pp of illus. slightly soiled and worn covers. View more info

The Story of Belling 1912-1962.

By: Belling

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Belling & Co.: 1963

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6755

Condition: VG

Grey flecked cloth; gilt lettering on spine with gilt title plaque on front; 96pp. illus. with many fascinating photographs. View more info

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Steam Scene Volume Three

By: Blenkinsop, R.J.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Steam Engine Publications: 1976

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023251

ISBN: 0905271017

Condition: Good

Unpaginated. Slight curling to corners. Some light soling to covers. Photographs numbered 189 to 282. View more info

A History of the Midland Institute of Mining Engineers 1857-1995.


Price: £4.50

Publisher: UK, Midland Institute of Mining Engineers: 1995

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016171

Condition: VG

53pp. Previous owner's details on front paste-down. View more info

The Trolleybuses of Huddersfield

By: Brook Roy

Price: £6.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester Transport Museum Society: 1976

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 14770

Condition: Good

Some old sellotape marks on reverse of title page, spine turned and minor wear to corners. 180pp plus map at rear. View more info

Trams and Trolley Buses in Doncaster

By: Buckley Richard

Price: £4.50

Publisher: UK, Wharncliffe Books: 2003

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15408

ISBN: 1903425298

Condition: Very Good

Bottom corner of back cover price clipped. 128pp. View more info

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Instruction for the Use of A.W. Faber "Castell" Precision Calculating Rules

By: Cooper, Henry O.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, A. W. Faber: 1950

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022357

Condition: Near Good

74pp plus appended instruction booklet. Undated circa 1950s. Covers worn, rubbed and soiled with deep vertical crease to front cover. View more info

Edwin Verity Manufacturer and Hardware Merchant Illustrated Catalogue

By: Edwin Verity Manufacturer

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, E. Verity: 1918

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 019592

Condition: Good

191pp; 15th Issue of the General Hardware Catalogue for the convenience of the Architectural Profession and the Building Trade. On the front board it states: EVL Wholesale Only No. 4. Catalogue includes brass and iron foundry, locks and lock furniture, fanlight openers, steel casements, builders' constructional ironwork, builders' hardware and general ironmongery. Spine slightly weakening, some soiling/stains to boards and endpapers, corners bumped and creased, small split alonside spine. View more info

South Yorkshire at Work on Old Picture Postcards

By: Ellis Norman

Price: £3.50

Publisher: UK, Reflections of a Bygone Age: 2006

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016046

ISBN: 1905408048

Condition: Very Good

61 picture postcards - 'Yeterday's Yorkshire' series no. 11. Features scenes during the past century, with informative captions. View more info

Whar a Candel Will Not Burn... The Story of Park Level Mine

By: Forbes Ian

Price: £4.00

Publisher: UK, Durham County Council: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 019118

Condition: Very Good

48pp; illus. signature on ffep. View more info

Our Waterways. A HIstory of Inland Navigation Considered as a Branch of Water Conservancy.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, J. Murray: 1906

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 5322

Condition: Nr VG

Illustrated bds; bmpd and worn at edges with sl soiling / marks to bds; eps browed; map inserted in rear flap. 336pp. View more info

Walsall Werk

By: French, Ann

Price: £7.50

Publisher: UK, Walsall Local History Centre: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016695

ISBN: 0946652465

Condition: Fine

74pp; illus. 'In the 19th century Walsall was known as the 'Town of a hundred trades'. This book sets out to explore the lives and working conditions of the thousands of men and women involved. View more info

Model Steam Engines: How to Understand Them and How to Run Them

By: Greenly, Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd.: 1011

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 020150

Condition: Near Good

60pp; illus. soiled rubbed and creased covers, rusted staples. Contents Good, covers Fair. 'The Model Engineer Series, No. 28'. Their Construction and Working Explained. Undated. View more info

Vintage Steam Owners and Operators of the Colne Valley Area

By: HARDING Robin Andrew

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK., Halstead and District Local History Society: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 8046

Condition: Very Good

104pp. View more info