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Engineering, Industrial & Trades

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1 The Geneses of the United States Army Corps of Engineers 
Washington DC Department of the Army Office of the Chief of Engineers 1978 Probable First Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
September 1978 publication EP 360-1-2 covering the (then) 203 year history of the Army Corps of Engineers. In addition to photos and brief biographical sketches of the 46 Chief Engineers, this book contains a brief history of the organization, a section on the 15 Medal of Honor winners from the Corps of Engineers, and miscellaneous notes on the symbols of the Corps. Errata page inlaid in front of, and taped to left side of, title page. Softcover, 8 x 10 1/2 inches. Book Condition : Very Good; light wear to cover corners; no interior marks other than on the errata page; light crease to rear cover along stapled-edge side. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Train Shed Cyclopedia No. 37: Industrial and Foreign Locomotives 1930 
Novato CA Newton K. Gregg 1975 0912318686 / 9780912318684 Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a 1975 reprint of Industrial Locomotives and Service Equipment, Section 18, and Foreign Steam locomotives, Section 19, from the 1930 "Locomotive Cyclopedia of American Practice." Book Condition : Good; no internal markings; rubbing to covers, some spotting at cover edges, creasing to rear cover and cover corners. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Civil Engineering Design: Types and Devices, Barber, Thomas W.
3 Civil Engineering Design: Types and Devices Barber, Thomas W.
Chicago Frederick J. Drake & Co. 1940 Third Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
"A classified and illustrated index of plant constructions, machines, materials, means and methods in use in civil engineering works of every class. For the use of civil engineers, draughtsman, students, builders, and contractors. With upward of fifteen hundred diagrams. " Hardback - brown cloth, no dustjacket. 254 pages. Third edition revised and enlarged. Published by Frederick J. Drake & Co., 1940. Book Condition : Good; Previous owner's info on front free endpaper. Pages are lightly aged, clean, unmarked, no creases or tears. Cover has some rubbing; wear to corners and spine ends. Hinges are intact and binding is tight. 8vo - over 7" - 9 " tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Strength of Metals Under Combined Stresses, Gensamer, Maxwell
4 Strength of Metals Under Combined Stresses Gensamer, Maxwell
Cleveland American Society for Metals 1953 Reprint Hardcover Good + No Jacket Book 
Hardback - red cloth with gilt lettering, no dustjacket, 106 pp. 1953 reprint. A series of educational lectures on the strength of metals under combined stress, presented to members of the American Society for Metals during the 22nd National Metal Congress and Exposition, Cleveland, Ohio, October 21-2 5, 1940. Previous owner information on front free endpaper. Pages are clean and bright, no markings, no creases and no tears. Cover has some rubbing and edge wear. Hinges are intact and pages secure. Hardcover 
Price: 16.00 USD
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5 Centennial Treasury of General Electric Locomotives Kerr, O.M.
Alburg VT DPA-LTA Enterproses Inc. 1981 0919295045 / 9780919295049 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Complete Two Volume Set covering GE Locomotives from 1880-1980. Over 700 b&w photos. Volume 1 covers GE milestone events and the development of locomotives. Volume 2 is focused on diesel-electric locomotives and includes export models and specs. Book Conditions : Very Good; no internal marks; some wear and light discoloration around cover edges and spine ends, price sticker remnant at right rear bottom of both volumes. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Transactions of the First Annual Anthracite Conference of Lehigh University (April 29-30, 1938 Bethlehem PA) Various
Bethlehem PA First Annual Anthracite Conference Committe of Lehigh University 1938 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft cover reinforced with saddle staples. 18 conference papers gathered into 5 sections : Inherent Characteristics of Anthracite; The Combustion Characteristics of Anthracite; A Description of the Combustion and Operation of Anthracite Burning Equipment; Some Aspects of the Commercial Application of Anthracite; and, The Merchandising and Civic Values of Anthracite. Book Condition : Good; previous owner's pencil doodling on covers and title page, no text markings; age toning to text block and page edges; begiining of separation of rear cover at spine, all pages secure. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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