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Category: All Categories: Technical and Engineering: Engineering, Steam
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1.
American Radiator Company  
Ratings and Data of Discontinued American Standard Boilers and Radiators : Units Manufactured from 1898 to 1953

Publisher: American Radiator & Standard Sanitary Corporation; Pittsburgh, Pa: 1953.
Very Good+ Softcover 23 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Printed by mimeograph, as issued, and inserted in plain gray textured paper binder, 23 pages printed one side only, tons of lists and tables. ; Specs and ratings for these brands and products: Acme Fire Box Boiler, Corto Radiator, Ideal Arco Round Boiler, Ideal Arcoflash Boiler, Ideal Assembled Sectional Boiler, Ideal Coke Boiler, Ideal Cylindrical Steel Boiler, Ideal Downdraft Smokeless Boiler, Ideal Invicible Boiler, Ideal Junior Boiler, Ideal Magazine Boiler, Ideal Portable Round Boiler, Ideal Premier Round Boiler, Ideal Redflash Boiler, Ideal Return Flue Portable Steel Boiler, Ideal Type A Boiler, Ideal Type C Boiler, Ideal Water Tube Boiler, Ideal Yonda Sectional Boiler, Ideal Yonda Smokeless Boiler, Peerless Bathroom Radiator, Peerless Column Radiator, Peerless Wall Radiator, more. ; Title neatly penned on front cover by owner. Covers show moderate edgewear. One page has two thumb smudges to margin. Everything readable.

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2.
Author Not Indicated: Various Authors, Illustrated by: B&W Engravings, Diagrams, schematics, Etc.  
ELEMENTS OF STEAM ENGINEERING: 5 Volumes, Complete

Publisher: The Colliery Engineer Co. Scranton PA 1897.
Prepared for students of The International Correspondence Schools. A complete set in five volumes, consisting of: Vol I: Arithmetic, Mensuration, Mechanics, Steam and Steam Engines, with Practical Questions and Examples; Vol II: Steam Boilers, Dynamos and Motors, with Practical Questions and Examples; Vol III: Mechanical Drawing; Vol IV: Tables and Formulas; Vol V: Answers to Questions. Volumes I, II, IV, and V are in 8vo format (about 9.25 x 6 inches); Vol III is a horizontal 4to (about 11.5 x 14, 5 inches.) All are in 3/4 leather with heavy brown pebbled cloth and black stained leather corners and spine, with titles stamped in gilt. All are stamped with their issue number, 9367, on the bottom margin of the title page, save for Vol III which is a replacement volume. All are marked First Edition, 1897, and have beautiful marbled endpapers and red stained edges. All volumes are in good condition, with some edgewear and the following: Vol I has a hint of waterstain in upper right corner of the page edges; Vol II has a similar small amount of stain in the upper right page endges, and a splot in the lower right corner of the first two leaves; the remaining volumes are free of stains but Vol V has some red marks on the upped edge of the front cover. Most of the edgewear is at corner tips and spine ends, there are a few faded spots or scraps on covers but nothing distracting (and most could be eliminated with appropriate leather dressing or color). This is a clean and presentable set, unusual to find in its complete state and especially with the pesky oversized volume on mechanical drawing (which presents its illustrations in large and appropriate format). TECHNICAL 3303 First Edition (stated) Hard Cover Good Condition Technical

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3.
Champion, David J.  
Scientific Facts : And Other Practical Information Relative to Victor Rivets, Boiler, Ship and Structural

Publisher: Champion Rivet Company; Cleveland, Oh: 1922.
Near Fine Fifth Edition Softcover 68 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Softcover, stiff green covers, green endpapers, hundreds of blueprint-style diagrams, 20 lists and tables of specs, 18 b/w photos. Glossy throughout. ; Company history and technical data on their Victor (brand) steel rivets. Company founded 1895. This book is 5th edition, 1922. Two photos show massive US Navy battleship and massive Panama Canal lock for which this company furnished rivets. ; Book shows no marks, no wear, just a slight wrinkle to bound edge, as issued. Quite scarce in any condition. ; Laid in: 1) 19-page booklet, Steel, Plates, Shapes, Sheets, Strips and Rectangular Bars for Welded Structures, Specifications Number 57-114-1A, with 24 tables of specs, published by US Army, 1942. 2) 4 stapled pages, same title, dated three months later, with supplements and changes. 3) one 2-sided sheet, same title, dated two years later, with changes.

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4.
Hawkins, N.  
New Catechism of the Steam Engine

Publisher: Theo. Audel & Co. New York.
With chapters on gas, oil and hot air engines. Relating to Stationary, marine and locomotive engines, steam fire engines, pumping, hoisting and portable engines; explaining their principal points and their care and management. 437 pages with index and 15 pages of ads for books. All Edges Gilt. Dark green covers, some writing in margins, frontis tissue slight tear. Overall good condition. Many Black and white illustrations. 2nd Edition Hard Cover

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5.
Hawkins, N.  
Maxims & Instructions for the Boiler Room. Useful to Engineers, Firemen, Mechanics, Relating to Steam Generators, Pumps, Appliances, Steam Heating, Practical Plumbing, etc. ...

Publisher: Audel, NY, 1900. .
Comprising Instructions & Suggestions on Construction, Setting, Control & Management of Various Forms of Steam Boilers; on Theory & Practical Operation of Steam Pump; Steam Heating; Practical Plumbing; also Rules for Safety Valve, Strength of Boilers, Capacity of Pumps, etc. 331 p., index, illus., diagrams; partly printed in black & green; 21.5 cm. Stock# 33,301. Vg, bound in dark green cloth stamped in gold; five or six leaves [blank for notes?] following index removed, else VG. Science, technology, mechanics.

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6.
Hawkins, N. (Nehemiah), 1833-  
Hawkins' Indicator Catechism. A Practical Treatise for the Use of Erecting and Operating Engineers, Superintendents, Students of Steam Engineering, etc. ...

Publisher: New York, T., Audel, 1899.
155, [14], [16?] p., index, illus., diagrams; 21 cm. Relating to the Description of the Instrument & Directions for its Application in Obtaining Best Results in Economical Production & Use of Steam.Stock# 39,896. Good+, bound in green cloth stamped in gold, edges gilt; partly printed in black & red; five or six leaves [blank for notes, with caption "Indicator data":p. [2-9]] following index have been removed, else VG.

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7.
Hayward, J. W.  
First sStage Heat Engines.

Publisher: Univ of Tutorial Press London, England.
fDated 1915, brown covers, slight tear to binding, bottom front, 271pages with index, figures, illustrations, tables, etc. New Chapter on Internal Combustion Engines. Usual lectures and lab experiments that they also show you how to do home-made apparatus relying on the student's own resources. Third Impression Hard Cover

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8.
I. C. S. Staff and Paul H. Frohwein  
Steam Turbines and Condensers
 Picture
Publisher: International Texbook Co., Scranton, PA, 1936.
G+ hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ as issued. Tight binding. Cover with light spine edge and corner wear. Printed end papers. Pps light tanned, top water marked. 12mo, 66 pps, with illustrations, 1 fold-out. 461B

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9.
International Correspondence School  
Steam Engines

Publisher: International Correspondence School Scranton, PA.
ICS Reference Library CR 1908. 655 pages with examination questions in the back, half-leather covers, all very good condition. Covers Hydrostatics, pneumatics, hydraulics, elementary chemistry, heat, entrophy and steam, steam engine mechanics, Steam Engine induction, simple non-condensing steam engines, compound and condensing engines, steam turbines, many many diagrams and illustrations. Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 72.37 CAD 71.43 EUR 49.11 GBP 41.92 JPY 5,500.00 MXN 916.67 ZAR 733.33 

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10.
International Textbook Company  
Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Elementary Chemistry, Heat, Entrophy and Steam, Steam-Engine Mechanism, Steam-Engine Indicators and Diagrams, Simple Non-Condensing Steam Englines, Compound and Condensing Engines, S

Publisher: International Textbook Company; Scranton, Pa: 1922.
Near Fine with no dust jacket Hardcover 600 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Beautiful hardcover bound in bright red buckram cloth over spine and corners, dark green cloth over boards, gilt lettering and rules, dark green marbled endpapers, all edges inked red, index, 11 chapters (or sections) chapter-paginated, about 600 pages, over 500 b/w figures and diagrams. ; Copyright 1908. This edition 1922.; Only a touch of shelfwear. Slight fading to spine. No marks, no other defects. Appears unused. ; Laid in: How to Open a Book, a bookmark-shaped instruction sheet published with book. (Please note: Amazon's image shows 2 vols. Our unit resembles these vols but you are only going to get 1 vol) ; International Library of Technology Series; Vol. 6C

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11.
International Textbook Company  
Valve Gears, Mechanics of the Steam Engine, Steam-Engine Governors, Steam-Engine Design, Types of Steam Boilers, Boiler Fittings and Accessories, Boiler Settings and Chimneys, Boiler Piping and Auxiliaries, Fuels and Boi

Publisher: International Textbook Company; Scranton, Pa: 1922.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover 600 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Beautiful hardcover bound in bright red buckram cloth over spine and corners, dark green cloth over boards, gilt lettering and rules, dark green marbled endpapers, all edges inked red, index, 11 chapters (or sections) chapter-paginated, about 600 pages, over 400 b/w figures and diagrams. ; Copyright 1908. This edition 1922.; A touch of shelfwear. Slight discoloration to fore-edges of last 30 leaves, not affecting text. No other marks or defects. Appears unused. ; Laid in: How to Open a Book, a bookmark-shaped instruction sheet published with book. ; International Library of Technology Series; Vol. 7C

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12.
Jacobs, Robert H., And E.l.cody  
Marine Engine And Fire Room Guide.

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press New York.
CR 1943, title date 1943. Belonged to"Midshipman D. F.Berlo, Mass.Maritime Acadey, Hyannis, Mass". Red covers, flexible covers, inside front cover has separation at frontis and title page -still attached. 749 pages with index and 9blank pages. It has been written on with calculations. First Edition Hard Cover

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13.
Northerm Equipment  
How to Install and Operate the Copes Flowmatic Regulator with Direct Operated Valve : Feeds Boiler According to Steam Flow Automatically, Booklet Number 44-D

Publisher: Northern Equipment Company; Erie, Penn: 1950.
Very Good+ Softcover 20 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Dark blue softcover booklet, 20 pages, glossy throughout, fold-and-staple binding, 25 figures and diagrams with captions. ; Operator's manual for the COPES Flowmatic Boiler Feed Water Regulator. Published in 1950 by the Northern Equipment Company, Erie, Pennsylvania. ; Covers are sunned around edges, otherwise little wear. No marks. Binding tight. Scarce.

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14.
Peabody, Cecil H.  
Tables of the Properties of Saturated Steam and Other Vapors

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons New York 1897.
Good+ with no dust jacket Sixth Edition Hardcover Revised and Enlarged Edition. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on front board. Extremeties of spine and board corners rubbed through cloth. Some surface rubbing overall. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Else text clean. No dj.

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15.
Roper, Stephen. / Keller, Edwin R., ed./ Pike, Clayton W.  
Roper's Questions and Answers for Stationary and Steam Engineers and Electricians ...

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay [1900].
xi, 306 p. illus. 15.5 cm. Sixth edition, "Rewritten and Greatly Enlarged by Edwin R. eller and Clayton W. Pike." "With a chapter on What to doin Case of an Accident." Stock# 40,408. Vg/ leatherete binding worn

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