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1.   Ambrose, James E.
Simplified Design of Building Structures
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Publisher: NY, Wiley-Interscience, 1979
xii, 268 p., illus.; 22 cm. "Written to explain the overall process of designing a building structure." ISBN(10) 047104721X. Stock#46619. Vg/ name stamps of previous owner; no dj.

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2.   Andrews, Francis B.
The Mediaeval Builder and His Methods
 
Publisher: Mineola, NY, Dover Publications, 1999
144 p., 19 b/w illus.; 21.5 cm. Reprint of the 1922 monograph that first appeared in Transactions of the Birmingham Archaeological Society. "This volume examines a tremendous variety of English structures, dating from the mid-13th to 15th centuries, and ranging from the humblest houses to glorious cathedrals." This edition also includes Andrews's 1928 paper, 'Further Notes on the Medieval Builder'. Stock#38789. New from publisher.

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3.   Besser Manufacturing Co., Alpena, Michigan
Modular Standard [concrete] building units
 
Publisher: Alpena, Michigan, Besser Manufacturing Co., [ 1947?]
24 p., illus., diagrams. 28.5 cm. 'This book is dedicated to all Besser Vibrapac owners and the building profession.' Stock# 41,915. Vg / color pictorial paper covers.., Architecture; construction; advertising.

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4.   Engineering News-Record
New Short Cuts to Constructions Profits. A Collection of New Job-Tested Ideas...
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Publisher: NY, Engineering News-Record [1936?]
x, [11]-258 p., 21 cm. Title continues: "That Save Time, Money, and Trouble in Civil Engineering and Construction Work." Reprinted from Engineering News-Record. Stock#46615. Vg / no dj.

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5.   Hodgson, Fred T.
Builder's Reliable Estimator and Contractor's Guide
 
Publisher: Chicago, Special Exclusive Edition Printed by Frederick J.Drake & Co, ExpresslyFor Sears, Roebuck & Company, 1917
247,[248-269], 261,[262-263] p. , 54 double-page views and floor plans of Sears Roebuck prefabricated houses. 20 cm. Stock# 33,125.Good+/no dj

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6.   Hool, George A. Kinne, W. S. (William Spaulding), joint editor. Zipprodt, Roy Richard. Ernst, George Campbell, editors
Stresses in Framed Structures. Compiled by a Staff of Specialists. Editors-in-chief George A. Hool... W. S. Kinne...
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Publisher: NY & London, McGraw-Hill, 1942
xiv, 642 p., tables (1 fold.), diagrs.; 24 cm. Second edition. Revised by R. R. Zipprodt... George C. Ernst... Series: The Structural Engineers’ Handbook Library. Stock#46610. Vg / no dj as issued.

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7.   Johnson, J. B. (John Butler), 1850-1902 / Bryan, C. W. (Charles Walter), 1863-1927 / Turneaure, F. E. (Frederick Eugene)
The Theory and Practice of Modern Framed Structures. Designed for the Use of Schools, and for Engineers...
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Publisher: NY, J. Wiley & Sons; London, Chapman & Hall, 1926
xiv, 356 p., tables; 24 cm. Title continues: "in Professional Practice. by J. B. Johnson... C. W. Bryan and F. E. Turneaure." 10th ed., partly rewritten, total issue, twenty-nine thousand. This is Part I (of 3: Stresses in Simple Structures. Stock#46611. Vg / no dj as issued.

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8.   Kidder, Tracy.
House.
 
Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1985
3 p.l., 341 p.,23.5 cm. Includes a list of sources, endpaper plans. Tells, in narrative form, this reads like a novel, of the construction of Souweine House in Amherst, Mass., by Apple Corps, builders, and William Rawn Associates, architects. Stock# 33,124. Vg/ dj good+, price-clipped.

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9.   Newman, Morton
Standard Structural Details for Building Construction
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Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill [1968]
xiv, 361 p., illus.; 28 cm. "This generous collection of nearly every type of structural detail used in the design and construction of residential as well as small and medium-sized commercial buildings, provides a sure means of graphic communication between architect, engineer, and contractor." Stock#L-060. Vg, owner name on front cover / dj repaired.

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10.   Pittsburgh Corning Corporation
Glass Blocks
 
Publisher: Pittsburgh Corning Corporation, 1946
28 p. incl. color pictorial paper covers, photos, diagrams, tables, 28 cm. Glass blocks provided strong difused light with insulation. Stock# 40,212. Vg/ paper. Architecture; construction; advertising.

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11.   Rijsdijk, Jan F. & Peter B. Laming.
Physical and Related Properties of 145 Timbers. Information for Practice.
 
Publisher: Dordrecht, Netherlands, Kluwer, 1994
viii, 380 p.; 25 cm. TNO Building and Construction Research Centre For Timber Research. Includes bibliographical references and index. The results of extensive laboratory testing of timbers, how they respond to moisure, the drying characteristics best for making lumber, shrinkage and expansion factors. Extensive, detailed, fact filled. Stock# 33,793. Vg, with Brown University Library markings and release, else as new/ no dj.

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12.   Stephens, John H. (Hall), 1925-
Towers, Bridges, and Other Structures / John H. Stephens
 
Publisher: New York, Sterling Pub. Co., 1976
288 p., illus. (some col.), index, 25 cm. "One of the Guinness family of books." A compilation of international engineering achievements for hydraulic projects and above and below ground structures. Stock# 36,659. Good+, ex-lib.

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13.   Timber Engineering Company, Washington, D.C.
Typical Designs of Timber Structures. A Reference for Use of Architects and Engineers
 
Publisher: Washington, D.C., Timber Engineering Company, 1949
Oblong folio, 114 p., illus., tables; 22 x 34.5 cm. Good+, spiral bound in pictorial paper covers. stock#Flat007.

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