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Category: All Categories: Technical and Engineering: Engineering, Industrial
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1.
[Author Unknown]  
Tool Steel Handbook : Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation, 1956

Publisher: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation; Pittsburgh, Pa: 1956.
Near Fine with no dust jacket Fourth Edition Hardcover 202 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Black textured cloth, silver lettering, index, appendix, reference tables, list of applications and types of steel recommended, stats on dozens of different types and grades of steel, tons of b/w figures and diagrams with captions. Glossy throughout. ; Handbook for manufacturers who use tool steel. ; Clean, beautiful book, looks like it was never in a machine shop. Scarce.

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2.
ASTE  
Tool Engineers Handbook
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Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, Inc., 1949 New York.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall First Edition (stated). This book was compiled by the American Society of Tool Engineers (ASTE) of Detroit, Michigan. It provides "a reference book on all phases of planning, control, design, tooling and operations in the mechanical manufacturing industries." Illustrated as appropriate to the text. ix + 2, 070 pages with index. Book is in GOOD condition. No dust jacket.

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3.
Cleary, W. M., et al.  
Industrial Ventilation, 20e : (20th Edition, 1988) a Manual of Recommended Practice

Publisher: American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists; Cincinnati, Ohio: 1988.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Twentieth Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0936712791 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Hardcover, 20th edition, 1988. Gray cloth, 3 appendixes, index, bibliography, about 400 pages numbered by section, hundreds of b/w figures, diagrams, tables, formulas, etc. Laid in: 3 copies of Velocity Pressure Method Calculation Sheets. ; Large heavy book. ; A very minor amount of shelfwear. No marks. No other defects. Binding tight.

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4.
Copperweld Steel Company.  
Copperweld Engineering Data.

Publisher: Copperweld Steel Co. Glassport, PA.
Contains informational flyers concerning engineering datafor power conductors, overhead ground wire, telephone and signal, construction data, etc. All is in good condition. Cardboard Covers

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5.
Dayco  
Daycolog II V-Belt Drive Analyzer : A Time Saving Tool in Specifying V-Belt Drives

Publisher: Dayco Corporation; Detroit: 1967.
Near Fine Softcover 6 pages; Square 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; This is a user's guide printed on a large sheet of heavy paper, folded to make a pocket, instructions printed on same, with a circular slide-rule-type tool, 8 inches in diameter, made of lightweight plastic wheels mounted on stiff card backing, laid in pocket. ; Only a touch of edgewear. Appears unused. ; With this item you will also get two other similar tools: 1) Daycolog V-Belt Drive Analyzer, printed on flexible plastic, 6 inches in diameter, dated 1964. 2) Durkee Atwood V-Belt Selector, printed on stiff card stock, 7 inches in diameter, dated 1968.

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6.
Denning, Peter J.; Dennis, Jack B.; and Qualitz, Joseph E.  
Machines, Languages, and Computation

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1978.
Faux leather, without dust jacket. Very Good. Some blue highlighting in the early going. Gold on black and garnet spine. Standard Size. 620 pages.

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7.
Gloss, David S. and Wardle, Miriam Gayle  
Introduction to Safety Engineering

Publisher: New York: John Wiley, 1984.
Hardback, without dust jacket. Good. Ex-Library, from a corporation. Gold on ivory spine. Standard Size. 626 pages.

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8.
Greenwood, Holdam, Macrae (editors), MIT Radiation Laboratory Series  
Electronic Instruments; MIT Radiation Laboratory Series volume 21, hardcover in dustjacket
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Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Co NY 1948 stated 1st edition; 721 pages, Index, photographs, schematics.
Very Good overall, hardcover maroon with black and gilt emblem and title on spine, slight spine lean, binding is sound, pages unmarked; in Very Good offwhite and red dustjacket and clear acetate glassine jacket protector. Jacket with some edge creases and panels a bit darkened

Treats electronic analog (analogue) computers; instrument servomechanisms; voltage & current regulators; pulse test equipment, radar systems.

SECTIONS include --

ELECTRONIC ANALOG COMPUTERS - types of & elements of; speed of computations; the computer probl. Computer Design; Basic Principles & Techniques; Representation of Quantity; Arithmetic Operations; multiplication & division - mechanically controlled voltage dividers or multipliers; electronically controlled; variable gain amplifiers; etc; Identity Operators; Calculus; Differentiation; Integration; generation of functions; Curve fitting - nonlinear elements; Trig. functions; etc; Grouped Operations feedback, Solution of Right triangles; two-dimensional vectors transformations; Examples of COmputer Design, block diagram, etc; Navigational computer; spherical coordinate integration;

INSTRUMENT SERVOMECHANISMS - introd. & summary of design procedure; Design techniques; Servo Theory - intro & transient analysis; Frequency analysis; evaluation & correction of system performance & special problems, error controller, phase advance, tachometer, filtering etc; Choice & Design of Components - data input & output devices; amplifiers, modulators & phase detectors; Motors & other power devices; Experimental Techniques - component tests; test of complete servo systems; Special Servo Systems;

VOLTAGE & CURRENT REGULATORS - regulator elements; Practical regulator design;

PULSE TEST EQUIPMENT - development & design; characteristics of radar test equipment; Practical Radar Test Oscilloscope Designs; design & construction of electronic apparatus



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9.
Grumell, Ernest Sydney, and R. J. Sarjent  
Efficient Use of Fuel, the : Prepared under the Direction of the Education Sub-Committee of the Fuel Efficiency Committee of the Ministry of Fuel and Power

Publisher: Chemical Publishing Company; Brooklyn, N. Y. : 1945.
Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket First American Edition Hardcover 807 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Black cloth, gold lettering, index, 3 appendixes, 135 tables, 303 b/w figures and diagrams with captions. ; Complete subtitle: 'Prepared under the Direction of the Education Sub-Committee of the Fuel Efficiency Committee of the Ministry of Fuel and Power, Reprinted by Permission of the Controller of His Britannic Majesty's Stationery Office'. ; Authored by large committee headed by Dr. E. S. Grumell and Dr. R. J. Sarjent. Foreword to this 1st American edition by John C. Olsen. ; Tons of information for all kinds of fuels used in industry, including coal, fuel oil, solid fuel, gas, steam, etc, not to mention information on boiler operation, combustion, special furnaces, refractories, etc. ; Book shows only minor wear. Owner name (Bertil J. Anderson, engineer at Chevrolet) penned on front endpaper. Jacket sunned, faded, creased, chipped, but all readable.

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10.
Industrial Engineering (Institute of Industrial Engineers)  
Industrial Engineering

Publisher: [Norcross, GA : Institute of Industrial Engineers, c1981..
12 monthly numbers. 28 cm. Title from cover. Complete run of the first year of publication of this professional journal. Stock# 39,914. Vg/ bound in library grade buckram.

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11.
Industrial engineering (Institute of Industrial Engineers)  
Industrial Engineering.

Publisher: [Norcross, GA : Institute of Industrial Engineers, c1982].
Twelve monthly issues, illus., 28 cm. Title from cover. A complete run of the second year of publication of this professional journal. Stock# 39915. Vg/ bound in library standard buckram.

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12.
Jones & Laughlin  
Jones & Laughlin Tubular Products: Catalog No. SP-5, November, 1941
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Publisher: Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation, 1941.
Book. Book condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Includes: Seamless and Welded Pipe; Hot Rolled Seamless Boiler Tubes; Permalined Pipe; Application Data for Engineers and Contractors; Manufacturing Processes. "This publication contains information on the kind of tubular products known as standard pipe and boiler tubes, which have their application in domestic, industrial, power and similar installations.." Illustrated. 156 pages with index. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. No dust jacket.

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13.
Jones, Franklin D.  
Jig and Fixture Design, 3e : (3rd Edition, 4th Printing, 1942) a Treatise Covering the Principles of Jig and Fixture Design, the Important Constructional Details, and Many Different Types Work Holding Devices Used in Int

Publisher: Machinery Publishing/Industrial Press; N. Y. : 1942.
Very Good with no dust jacket Third Edition; Fourth Printing Hardcover 382 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Dark red textured buckram cloth, gilt lettering over black bands, index, over 250 b/w figures, photos, and diagrams in text. ; Copyright 1920. This is 3rd edition, 1942.; A few pages have underlining in red pencil, none excessive. Cloth shows light wear, mainly to tips. Owner name stamped on endpapers. Binding tight.

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14.
Kallen, Howard P. (Ed.)  
Handbook of Instrumentation and Controls

Publisher: New York, London & Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1971..
6th ptg. 23 X 15 cm. Near Fine/No dj. Black pebble-grained cloth, chapters individually paginated, 4 cm thick, index. Slight shelf wear, original owner's name & address stamped on endpapers, else fine. This copy printed 1971 but copyright 1961. Subtitle: A practical design and applications manual for the mechanical services covering steam plants, power plants, heating systems, air-conditioning systems, ventilation systems, Diesel plants, refrigeration, and water treatment. Contents: instrumentation & control fundamentals; measurement of pressure & draft; temperature measurement; measurement of flow; measurement & control of liquid level; final control elements; measurement & control of pH & conductivity; boiler instrumentation & control systems; steam-pressure reducing & desuperheating; steam-turbine instrumentation & control; Diesel-engine governing; control of heating, air-conditioning & refrigeration systems. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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15.
Kerr, Joseph  
Product Engineering, the McGraw-Hill Magazine of Design Engineering, Volume 27, Number 11, Mid October 1956 : Product Design Digest Issue

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company; N. Y. : 1956.
Fair Softcover 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Black textured flexible covers, gold lettering, ten thumb notches, about 600 pages chapter-paginated, hundreds of b/w and monochrome photos and illustrations. Magazine format, with articles, features, ads, etc. Sections include: Engineering. Metals and alloys. Fabrication and production. Power transmission. Electrical components. Hydraulic equipment. More. ; Edited by Joseph Kerr. Senior editor Albert Hauptli. Editor in chief George F. Nordenholt. Managing editor Robert W. Carson. ; Covers worn and lightly soiled. Front 3 and rear 4 leaves have creases and edge tears, but everything readable. Corner missing from rear cover, which is unlettered. Binding tight.

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16.
Kerr, Joseph  
Product Engineering, the McGraw-Hill Magazine of Design Engineering, Volume 26, Number 11, Mid October 1955 : Product Design Digest Issue

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company; N. Y. : 1956.
Fair Softcover 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Blue textured flexible covers, gold lettering, ten thumb notches, about 600 pages chapter-paginated, hundreds of b/w and monochrome photos and illustrations. Magazine format, with articles, features, ads, etc. Sections include: Engineering. Metals and alloys. Fabrication and production. Power transmission. Mechanical parts and analysis design. Motors and controls. More. ; Edited by Joseph Kerr. Publisher Albert Hauptli. Editor in chief George F. Nordenholt. Managing editor Robert W. Carson. ; Covers worn at extremities. Pages a bit yellowed from age. Binding tight.

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17.
Koppers Company Inc.  
Engineers' Piston Ring Handbook
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Publisher: Koppers Company Inc., 1947 Baltimore, MD.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Soft cover 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall "A practical manual of piston ring types, specifications & applications for designers & operators." Illustrated. 172 pages with index. Book is in GOOD condition. Flexible covers.

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18.
Lander, J J; H E Kern; A L Beach  
Solubility and diffusion coefficient of carbon in nickel, reaction rate of nickel-carbon alloys with barium oxide; Bell
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Publisher: AT&T, issued October 1953, orig. published in Journal of APplied Physics 1953; 5 pages plus additional blank pages, doub.
Very good blue and light gray 8.5x11 cardstock covers, rubberstamp of company at lower corner; three-hole-punched at margin, margin is sunned, stapled binding is sound and secure, pages clean and unmarked

Bell Telephone System technical publication, Monograph 2131. Experimental values for the solubility of carbon in nickel ... These results are of some interest in the problem of the activation of thermionic oxide coated cathodes, and the experimental method used to measure the diffusion coefficients is related to phenomena occurring in vacuum tubes... (from the Abstract on the first page)



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19.
Luke, C L  
Photometric determination of silicon in ferrous ferromagnetic nickel and copper alloys; Bell Telephone System technical
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Publisher: AT&T Bell Telephone System technical publications, Monograph 2129, issued October 1953, orig published Annals of Chemist.
Very Good overall, 8.5x11 blue and gray cardstock covers, stapled binding, 3-hole-punched at margin, some smudges on covers, rubberstamp of electric company on lower front cover; fading along margins, binding is secure and pages clean and unmarked

Photometric determination of silicon in ferrous ferromagnetic nickel and copper alloys;



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20.
McKeehan, LW and P P Ciof  
Magnetostriction in Permalloy; Bell Telephone Laboratories reprint B-201, Ausgust 1926
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Publisher: Bell Telephone Laboratories 1926, 12 pages, diagrams.
Very Good, light blue heavy paper covers, stapled wraps, three-hole punched at margin, small fingernail-type hole at rear cover dimpling last page of text; sound and secure, pages clean and unmarked

A discussion of measurements by a new method of changes in length due to magnetization of well-annealed nickel-iron alloys with and without applied tension mb8



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21.
Moffatt, Donald W.  
Plant Engineer's Handbook of Formulas, Charts and Tables

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1980..
9th ptg. 28 X 22 cm. G+/No dj. Black leather-textured boards, gilt titles & white decorations, 316 pp, index. Badly shaken front hinge reglued with acid free PVA, a 2 cm hole in leather-textured paper reveals board at top rear corner, otherwise very good. Contains about 190 tables grouped in chapters headed: soil mechanics & foundation design; concrete, blocks, & wood; steel & aluminum; security provisions; electrical power--design & installation; heating, cooling, & ventilation; piping & fluid flow; elevators & conveyors; roadways & parking layout; outdoor signs--design & illumination; torque & power transmission; inventory policies; engineering specification tables. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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22.
Norton, F. H.  
Refractories, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1942)

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill Book Company; N. Y. : 1942.
Very Good with no dust jacket Second Edition; Second Printing Hardcover 798 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; 2nd edition, 2nd printing, 1942. Dark red cloth, color glossy frontispiece, appendix, chapter bibliographies, 405 glossy b/w photos, figures, diagrams, etc; over 100 tables. ; Methods of production and use of firebricks and other heat resistant materials. ; Owner name and address on front endpaper in old ink. Cloth discolored on rear in two small spots. Very little exterior wear. Binding tight.

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23.
Rohm & Haas  
Synthetic Resins for Coatings : Acryloid and Rhoplex, Amberol, Duraplex and Amberlac, Paraplex and Monoplex, Uformite, Resins and Chemicals

Publisher: Rohm & Haas Company; Philadelphia: 1953.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Second Edition Hardcover 123 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Hardcover. Green cloth over flexible boards, gold lettering, main text in 2 columns, several b/w photos of the company's research laboratory in Bridesburg, Pennsylvania, 6 thumb tabs on fore-edge, 14 + 34 + 21 + 27 + 21 + 6 pages, 123 total pages. Last page contains a list of all chemical brand names owned by company. ; Scientific data on a number of different synthetic resins (artifical chemicals) for varnishes, lacquers, printing inks, etc, with brief histories of each product, tables of specs on their use and performance, etc. Quite technical. ; Light wear to cloth. One leaf creased at upper corner. Fore-edges of pages show moderate sunning. Binding tight.

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24.
Rubey, Harry, with George Edward Lommel and Marion Wesley Todd  
Engineering Surveys, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1950) Elementary and Applied

Publisher: Macmillan Company; N. Y. : 1950.
Near Fine with no dust jacket Second Edition Hardcover 917 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Dark red cloth, silver spine lettering; [xxvi] + 722 pages of text + 169 pages of logarithmic tables, trigonometric tables, tables of natural sines and cosines, and index; hundreds of b/w figures, photos, diagrams, and formula, in text. Glossy throughout. ; Copyright 1934. This is 2nd edition, revised, 1950. ; Topics include: Uses of surveys. Measurement of distances. Compass surveying. Leveling. Transit. Stadia surveying. Triangulation. Land surveys. Route surveys. Engineering astronomy. Topography. Photogrammetry. Hydrographic surveying. Construction surveys. More. ; Spine is slightly cocked. Otherwise book shows only a touch of shelfwear. Scarce. ; Engineering Science Series

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25.
Rusinoff, S E  
Automation in Practice / 1957
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Publisher: American Technical Society, Chicago IL 1957; 261 pages, index; photographs, illustrations.
Very Good yellow & brown cloth hardcover in Good brown, black & white dustjacket and clear acetate glassine jacket protector. Jacket rubbed & scuffed, some edgewear & chipping. Binding sound & square, pages clean, unmarked. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs throughout the sections on automation in various industries; most photos with call-outs labelling parts of the machinery and operations etc. Metal industries covered Includes Sections on -- what is automation, the problems etc; Automatic Controls -- types of control devices; Electronic Computers or giant brains; Coordinated data processing systems; use of tape and punched card controls; an automatic production system; Pneumatic control devices; Hydraulic control devices; Electric and Electronic Control devices -- servomechanisms; time controls; control of work handling and processing; electronic machine control for multiple tools; electronic duplicators; Automation in Materials handling and assembly; automation in production of metals; metal casting processes; mechanical working of metals; pressworking of metals; metal cutting; heat-treating; metal joining ops; inspection and quality control automation (each of the preceding are sections with multiple chapters). 'A truly practical work devoted to the exciting new industrial process of Automation... begins with the basic principles -- 'self-regulation', 'negative feedback', the theory of the 'closed loop' etc...' (from the jacket flap)

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26.
Sarco Comany, Inc.  
Hook-up Designs for Steam & Fluid Systems

Publisher: Allentown, PA: Sarco Company, Inc., 1978..
6th Ed. 28 X 22 cm. G+/No dj. Full red cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, 135 pp. Some spots to boards, faintly musty. Explains operating principles of steam traps, drain traps, air eliminators, pressure powered pumps, balancing valves, pressure & temperature controls, scraper strainers, centrifugal pumps, and steam humidifiers; has a section of hook-up diagrams for various heating and process steam applications; and provides engineering data needed to specify components for steam systems. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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27.
Tripp, Basil H.  
Renold Limited, 1956-1967

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin London 1969.
189 pages, color frontis, b/w photo plates, index, map endpapers, 8vo, lavendar cloth. Very good+; no dust jacket. Recent history of Renold Chains company, sequel to history from 1879-1955. Hard Cover

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28.
Trowbridge, W. P.; Henry Hall, et al.  
Report on Power and Machinery Employed in Manufactures . . . Also Report on the Ice Industry of the United States.

Publisher: Bradley IL: Lindsay Publications, 1994..
Facsimile Reprint, First Printing ISBN: 1559181532 First published under the auspices of the Department of the Interior, Census Office, in 1888. Quarto in marbleized red cloth. First part covers milling, paring, woodworking, sawing machines. 294 pages copiously illustrated with engravings. Second, 64 pages on pumps, also illustrated by engravings. Third, 29 pages on wool and silk machinery, also illustrated by engravings of looms, etc. Fourth, 106 pages for the Report on the Manufacture of Engines and Boilers. Finally, 43 pages on the Ice Industry of the U.S. with a wonderful picture of operations on the Hudson. Clean, crisp and unworn. Hardcover Hardcover Fine

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29.
Unknown  
Columbia Tool Steel Handbook
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Publisher: Columbia Took Steel Co., Chicago Heights, IL, 1924.
Near Fine paperback, silver lettering and decoration. Cover with a little edge wear, some faded spots. Binding shakey at P 32 but string not loose. Colored end papers and pp are clean and unmarked, pp very lightly toned. 16mo, 62 pp with b/w illustrations and index.

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30.
var; The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
Lot of 8 issues, 1961 vol. 33, various issues, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, plus separate Membership Li
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Publisher: JASA, 1961, var. pagination, double-column text, illlustrations, references, regular departments and more.
Very Good overall, orig. tan heavy paper covers, table of contents on front covers, prev. owner's name blacked out on upper front covers; bindings sound and secure, pages clean

Includes, Vol. 33, no. 1, January 1961; vol 33 no. 3 March 1961; vol 33 no. 7 July 1961; vol 33 no. 8 August 1961; vol 33 no. 9 September 1961; vol 33 no. 10 October 1961; vol 33 no. 11 November 1961; vol 33 no. 12 December 1961

Sample articles include, Automatic Processing system for Acoustical Data (Parker and East); Computer Identification of Vowel Types (Foulkes); Intelligibility of Time-Compressed Speech (Klumpp and Webster); Aid to Music COmposition employing a Random Probability System (Harry F Olson and Herbert Belar); Critical Bandwidth and the Frequency Coordinates of the Basilar Membrane (Donald D Greenwood); and many MORE mb9.10



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