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Decoration & Furniture of Town Houses. A Series of Cantor Lectures Delivered Before the Society of Arts, 1880, Amplified and Enlarged, Edis, Robert W.
101 Edis, Robert W. Decoration & Furniture of Town Houses. A Series of Cantor Lectures Delivered Before the Society of Arts, 1880, Amplified and Enlarged
New York Scribner and Welford 1881 First US Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: Scribner and Welford, 1881. First American edition, 1881. Illustrated with 29 full page plates and additional figures showing furnishing of the well-appointed Victorian townhouse. Rust colored cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black, 292 pages. Covers rubbed and a bit soiled with chipping to the spine head, good hinges, sound but not tight text block, half-title lightly foxed, pages clean and unmarked, personal bookplate on front pastedown.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Old English Mansions, Edited By Charles Holme.  Depicted By C. J. Richardson, J. D. Harding, Joseph Nash, H. Shaw, Others
102 Edited By Charles Holme. Depicted By C. J. Richardson, J. D. Harding, Joseph Nash, H. Shaw, Others Old English Mansions
London, Paris, New York The Studio 1915 Hardcover Good No 
London, Paris, New York: The Studio, 1915. Early 20th century [1915] book of English architecture, focusing on historic mansions and estates. Includes 65 plates of exteriors, interiors and details, some printed on light green paper, plus a color frontis. Grayish tan paper covered boards with dark tan cloth spine, paper spine label. Edges heavily rubbed, light fraying to spine ends, good hinges, text block no longer tight but with all pages well attached, personal bookplate on front pastedown, pages lightly age-toned but clean with just a couple of light margin smudges.. Hard Cover. Good/No. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Stolitsa I Usad'ba. Zhurnal Krasivoi Zhizni [Capital and Estate. The Magazine of the Good Life], Edited By N. Krymov
103 Edited By N. Krymov Stolitsa I Usad'ba. Zhurnal Krasivoi Zhizni [Capital and Estate. The Magazine of the Good Life]
St. Petersburg, Russia Fiat et al 1913 First Edition Paperback Fair 
St. Petersburg, Russia: Fiat et al, 1913. In Russian. Complete run, 90 numbers in 72 issues, 1913-1917. Illustrated throughout, including tipped-in color plates. In original illustrated covers except for 1915 (no. 25-48) which is bound without covers in a contemporary cloth binding. First plate of no. 8 absent. Condition ranges from fair to good, several issues with spine neatly strengthened with paper tape, some covers detached but present, a few issues with pages detached but present, general edgewear. This periodical documents the lost masterpieces of Russian architecture and applied arts as well as the lost world of pre-revolutionary high society. The first ten issues were printed in very limited numbers and are particularly scarce. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 9500.00 USD
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Transistor Circuit Engineering, Edited By Richard F. Shea
104 Edited By Richard F. Shea Transistor Circuit Engineering
New York John Wiley & Sons 1957 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1957. First edition. Green cloth, 468 pages, dustjacket. Extremities rubbed, upper corner bumped, good hinges, sound text block, names on endpapers, pages otherwise clean and unmarked. The mylar protected dustjacket has shelfwear and many minor chips along the edges, fairly little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Cathode Ray Tube Displays. MIT Radiation Laboratory Series No 22, Edited By Theodore Soller, Merle A Starr, George E. Valley, Jr. Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee
105 Edited By Theodore Soller, Merle A Starr, George E. Valley, Jr. Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee Cathode Ray Tube Displays. MIT Radiation Laboratory Series No 22
New York McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc. 1948 Hardcover Good 
New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., 1948. Stated first edition, third impression, 1948. MIT Radiation Laboratory Series No. 22. Maroon cloth printed in black and gilt, no dustjacket as issued. Some rubbing to the extremities, good hinges, sound text block, pages slightly age-toned but clean, name stamp on front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Encyclopedia of Modern Architecture, Edited By Wolfgang Pehnt
106 Edited By Wolfgang Pehnt Encyclopedia of Modern Architecture
New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1964. First edition of this exhaustive reference on modern architecture, with 442 illustrations in black and white, written by 31 contributors from sixteen countries. Black cloth lettered in silver gilt, 336 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Minor rubs to the extremities, good hinges, firm binding, very clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has very minor chipping to the spine head and an inconsequential closed tear to the top edge of the rear panel.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Frequency Synthesis by Phase Lock, Egan, William F.
107 Egan, William F. Frequency Synthesis by Phase Lock
New York John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1981 0471082023 / 9780471082026 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good 
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1981. First edition, first printing. Black hardcover, 279 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels new and unused, with firm binding, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has light shelf rubbing, slightly faded spine.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Dinamica Fluidelor Compresibile, Elie Carafoli; V. N. Constantinescu
108 Elie Carafoli; V. N. Constantinescu Dinamica Fluidelor Compresibile
Bucuresti [Bucharest] Romania Editorua Academiei Republicii Socialiste Romania 1984 Hardcover Very Good Good 
Bucuresti [Bucharest] Romania: Editorua Academiei Republicii Socialiste Romania, 1984. In Romanian. Published 1984. Illustrated throughout with diagrams. Gray cloth, 886 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Light shelfwear, good hinges (front hinge just starting, but structurally sound), sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has considerable edgewear but little paper loss. A clean and sound copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Evanite Hardboard Manual, Hardboard Division. Products and Instructions, Evans Products Co.
109 Evans Products Co. Evanite Hardboard Manual, Hardboard Division. Products and Instructions
Corvallis, OR Evans Products Company 1956 First Edition Paperback Good 
Corvallis, OR: Evans Products Company, 1956. Collected product sheets, tips and instructions for Evans hardboard, collected in a green softcover book with plastic comb binding. Includes interior and exterior applications for this popular mid-century product. Some uneven fading to covers, binding sound, pages clean and unmarked. About 40 pages.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Falk's Graphical Solutions to 10,000 Practical Problems, Falk, Karl H.
110 Falk, Karl H. Falk's Graphical Solutions to 10,000 Practical Problems
Columbia, Connecticut Columbia Graphs 1954 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good Signed
Columbia, Connecticut: Columbia Graphs, 1954. Fourth edition [1954]. A book for the engineer, mathematician, technician, student and just plain curious. This fourth edition is the first to include workable formulas together with its graphic solutions. Includes more than 750 graphs illustrating solutions to problems in mechanics, hydraulics, electricity, construction, physics, chemistry, agriculture, medicine, mensuration areas and volumes, trigonometry, measures and weights. Covers such topics as: weights of window glass; approximate diameter relation between a 2-blade aircraft propeller and multi-blade propellers; safe loads for U.S. standard bolts; suction lifts at various water temperatures and altitudes; number of small pipes equivalent to one large pipe; speed of fly ball governors; wind pressure on surfaces included to the wind; number of board-feet in a log; alcohol proof and percentages; Gregorian calendar vs. Jewish, Roman, Mohammedan, and Japanese calendars; slant height of frustum of circular cones; pounds of seed per acre; much more. Fun book. Inscribed by a particular person "with best wishes K H. Falk 5-8-56". Red cloth over flexible boards, gilt lettering, 419 pages. Some light edgewear, mainly rubbing to the spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages with no other names or markings.. Inscribed by The Author. Fourth Edition. Flexible Boards. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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111 Ferris, Timothy, Editor. Forword By Clifton Fadiman The World Treasury of Physics, Astronomy, and Mathematics
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Little Brown & Co 1991 0316281298 / 9780316281294 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fine 
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1991. First edition, 1991. Blue hardcover with black cloth spine, gilt spine lettering, 859 pages with extensive index, color dustjacket. The book is in near fine condition, looks and feels about new, with sound text block, good hinges, name atop right corner front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is in fine, very new looking condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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English Domestic Architecture of the XVII and XVIII Centuries, Field, Rachel.  Illustrated By Allen Lewis
112 Field, Rachel. Illustrated By Allen Lewis English Domestic Architecture of the XVII and XVIII Centuries
London George Bell and Sons 1905 First Edition Good 
London: George Bell and Sons, 1905. First ediiton, 1905. Generously illustrated with black and white photographic reproductions, line drawings, and drawings to scale, identified by physical location. Binding is cloth, with a vellum-look spine and tan boards, gilt spine lettering, (xiv, 75, 118 plates). Externally a little worn, with some soiling and spine end fraying, front hinge cracked, pages intermittenly foxed, with most foxing on the text pages. No noted chips, tears or markings to pages or plates. The title continues: ...A Selection of Examples of Smaller Buildings, Measured Drawn and Photographed, with an Introduction and Notes by Horace Field and Michael Bunney. . First Edition. Good. 4to (12.5" x 10" or 32 cm x 25.5 cm). First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Architectural Drawing, Field, Wooster Bard.  With Thomas E. French
113 Field, Wooster Bard. With Thomas E. French Architectural Drawing
New York McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc. 1922 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., 1922. First edition, first printing [1922]. Worn condition. Comprehensive work on early 20th century architecture with 84 plates plus color frontis. Includes special article on lettering. Tan cloth lettered in gilt, 161 pages. Covers rubbed and darkened with fraying to the extremities, good hinges, text block no longer tight and showing internal separation but no detached pages, personal bookplate on front pastedown, pages age-toned with a couple of instances of very minor foxing, some pages a bit grubby from handling (mainly in the lettering section), a few pages have darkened silhouettes of old clippings. Reading copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Fundamental Processes of Dye Chemistry, Fierz-David, Hans Eduard.  Translated By Frederick A. Mason
114 Fierz-David, Hans Eduard. Translated By Frederick A. Mason The Fundamental Processes of Dye Chemistry
New York D. Van Nostrand Company 1921 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1921. First American edition, 1921. Illustrated in black and white. Green cloth, 240 pages plus 19 plates. Some light extermal wear and a couple of white smudges to the covers, firm binding, the glossy pages are a little wavy but clean, name on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Interior & Exterior Decorative Ornament Catalog No. 12, Fischer & Jirouch
115 Fischer & Jirouch Interior & Exterior Decorative Ornament Catalog No. 12
Cleveland, Ohio Fischer & Jirouch Co. 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Cleveland, Ohio: Fischer & Jirouch Co., 1931. Original Catalog No. 12, published 1931. Illustrated with an amazing array of architectural ornaments - cornices, brackets, ceilings, friezes, festoons and panels, rosetts, corbels, etc. Printed tan hardcover with tan cloth spine, 12" tall, 205 pages, leaflet for mantels laid in loosely at the front. Covers have some finger soil and light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, "25% Increase in All Prices" written above the publisher's name on the title page, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The New World Dutch Barn: A Study of Its Characteristics, Its Structural System and Its Probably Erectional Procedures, Fitchen, John
116 Fitchen, John The New World Dutch Barn: A Study of Its Characteristics, Its Structural System and Its Probably Erectional Procedures
Syracuse, New York Syracuse University Press 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1968. Stated first edition, 1968. Very good in lightly worn dustjacket. Light green cloth printed in black and gilt, illustrated dustjacket. The book has a firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is priceclipped and has soem overall rubbing, mainly near the edges, very small closed tear to top edge of front panel, no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Flow Directory of Material Handling Equipment Machinery and Accessories - 1949, Flow Magazine
117 Flow Magazine The Flow Directory of Material Handling Equipment Machinery and Accessories - 1949
Cleveland Bolivar Publishing Company 1949 Hardcover Very Good 
Cleveland: Bolivar Publishing Company, 1949. Illustrated directory of industrial equipment, with a complete equipment reference guide, condensed manufacturers' catalogs, a product classification index, trade names index and engineering and technical data. Many pages in color. Green cloth, 484 pages. Very light external wear, good hinges, firm binding, clean pages Name on front free endpaper, no other markings. A clean and sound copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Solar Electric Independent Home Book, Fowler & Wells
118 Fowler & Wells Solar Electric Independent Home Book
Worthington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Fowler Solar Electric 1998 1879523019 / 9781879523012 Fourth Printing, Revised Edition Paperback Very Good 
Worthington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Fowler Solar Electric, 1998. Fourth printing of the revised edition, 1998. Softcover, various pagination, about 120 pages. Near fine condition with very minor edge rubbing, contents very clean and unmarked.. Fourth Printing, Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Public Buildings, Part Two: Late Colonial Times in Salem, Massachusetts. The Monograph Series, Vol. XVIII, No. 3, Franklin, M.S.  Photos By Arthur C. Haskell
119 Franklin, M.S. Photos By Arthur C. Haskell Public Buildings, Part Two: Late Colonial Times in Salem, Massachusetts. The Monograph Series, Vol. XVIII, No. 3
New York Russell F. Whitehead 1931 Paperback Good 
New York: Russell F. Whitehead, 1931. Undated, circa 1931. Monograph Series: Recording the Architecture of the American Colonies and the Early Republic. In addition to several photographs in black and white the book includes a measured drawing by Frank Chouteau Brown. White softcover with black cover lettering, sixteen pages. The book is in good condition with light edgewear and foxed cover edges, clean contents with no names or other markings. . Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Die Windmotoren. Beschreibung, Konstruktion und Berechnung der Windflügel, Windturbinen und Windräder...Bibliothek Technik Und Handwerk Im 19. Jahrhundert Band 4, Friedrich Neumann
120 Friedrich Neumann Die Windmotoren. Beschreibung, Konstruktion und Berechnung der Windflügel, Windturbinen und Windräder...Bibliothek Technik Und Handwerk Im 19. Jahrhundert Band 4
Germany Schäfer, Hannover 1984 388746091X / 9783887460914 Hardcover Good 
Germany: Schäfer, Hannover, 1984. In German. 1984 reprint of 1871 original, 4th volume in series on technology and craftsmanship in the 19th century. Dark red pictorial hardcover, 8.75" x 9.25" (oblong), no dustjacket, probably as issued. Some rubbing to the covers, especially the extremities, good hinges, firm text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. Oblong 8vo. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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