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Image for Semiconductor Fundamentals: Devices and Circuits

Semiconductor Fundamentals: Devices and Circuits

By: A. H. Seidman, S. L. Marshall

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036459

Condition: Very Good


New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1963. First edition, 1963. Dark green cloth with dustjacket. Very good with very modest edgewear, good hinges, firm text block, name stamp on front free endpaper and on top edge of text block, very slightly age-toned but clean pages with no other markings. Compliements of the author and publisher card laid in loosely at the front. The mylar protected dustjacket has a slightly faded spine and some very minor chipping to extremities, very little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. Firs... View more info

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The Stones of Yale

By: Adam Van Doren

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, David R Godine: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040180

ISBN: 1567926185

Condition: Fine


Boston: David R Godine, 2018. Stated first edition. Pictorial hardcover with illustrated endpapers, color illustrations throughout, with dustjacket. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings, dustjacket unclipped and in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Harper's Machinery Book for Boys

By: Adams, Joseph H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037050

Condition: Good


New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. First edition, 1909. Good to very good. Illustrated with many figures and a black and white frontis. Green pictorial cloth printed in orange and black, 373 pages. Externally a little worn with heavy rubbing to the extremities and wear to the spine lettering, good hinges (front hinge neatly internally reglued and stable), sound text block, clean pages with some foxing to the frontis tissue only, no names or other markings. Activities including making things, with sections on simple mechanics, tools, power (water, wind, steam, electric), power transmission, hyd... View more info

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Charleston, South Carolina. The Octagon Library of Early American Architecture Volume I

By: Albert Simons and Samuel Lapham, Editors

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, American Institute of Architects: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035940

Condition: Fair


New York: American Institute of Architects, 1927. First edition, 1937. Externally worn, internally good. Photographs and measured drawings of early American architecture in Charleston, SC. Dark green cloth printed in gilt, 13" tall. Covers worn, unevenly faded and lightly spotted, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages with a touch of waviness to the far lower margins, a few minor finger smudges to the first and last few pages, tiny stamp of an architectural firm at the upper corner of the front free endpaper, no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cove... View more info

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Aluminum Im Schiffbau [Aluminum in Shipbuilding]

By: Aluminum-Verlags-GMBH

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Dusseldorf, Aluminum-Verlags-GMBH: 1953

Seller ID: 009842

Condition: Very Good


Dusseldorf: Aluminum-Verlags-GMBH, 1953. In German. Published 1953. Illustrated guide to use of aluminum in construction of large, mainly commercial ships, some yachts. Illustrated in black and white from photographs, plus tables and diagrams. Illustrated softcover, 58 pages plus twenty pages of advertisements. Some light shelfwear, mainly edge rubbing, internally clean with some light foxing to a few pages, mainly the first and final pages.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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Kitchen Planning Guide for New Freedom Gas Kitchens

By: American Gas Association

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Gas Association: 1948

Seller ID: 021436

Condition: Very Good


New York: American Gas Association , 1948. Undated, circa 1948. Promotional brochure, fifteen pages, black and white illustrated. Includes list of basic kitchen planning points with several small square blueprint examples, four black and white plates of era kitchens and related areas (such as dining and laundry). Descriptions of gas appliances, with applicable safety concerns and suggested appliance capacity based on family size. Very good condition, clean with no markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers. Vol. XXXVII [37] Part I: January to June 1918

By: American Institute of Electrical Engineers

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Institute of Electrical Engineers: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029059

Condition: Good


New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers, 1918. First edition [1918]. Part One of volume XXXVII (January to June 1918) in this series of highly technical publications written by and for electrical engineers. Illustrated in black and white, folding charts. Dark blue cloth with gilt spine lettering, 832 pages plus index. Covers lightly rubbed, some light fraying to the spine ends, front hinge just starting to internally crack but is secure, sound text block,clean pages with no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for Aviation Volume 4 [IV]: Meteorology, Weather Forecasts, Aerial Photography, Radio, Aircraft Instruments

Aviation Volume 4 [IV]: Meteorology, Weather Forecasts, Aerial Photography, Radio, Aircraft Instruments

By: American Technical Society. Capt. Bailey Wright, James J. Smiley, Rex Martin & Others

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Technical Society: 1943

Seller ID: 035738

Condition: Very Good


Chicago: American Technical Society, 1943. Title page dated 1943. Volume IV in a series of World War II era books comprising a "reading course and general reference work" on aviation, including contruction & maintenance of planes & engines, meteorology, drafting, etc., illustrated throughout in black and white. Light yellow cloth printed in black, illustrated endpapers, no dustjacket as issued. Minor edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Aviation Volume 5 [V]: Basic Principles of Mechanical Drawing, Aircraft Drawing, Standards

By: American Technical Society. Capt. Bailey Wright, James J. Smiley, Rex Martin & Others

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Technical Society: 1943

Seller ID: 035739

Condition: Very Good


Chicago: American Technical Society, 1943. Title page dated 1943. Volume V in a series of World War II era books comprising a "reading course and general reference work" on aviation, including contruction & maintenance of planes & engines, meteorology, drafting, etc., illustrated throughout in black and white. Light tan cloth printed in black, illustrated endpapers, no dustjacket as issued. Minor edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Aviation Volume 2 [II]: Blueprint Reading, Airplane Construction, Rigging, Propellers

By: American Technical Society. Capt. Bailey Wright, James J. Smiley, Rex Martin & Others

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Technical Society: 1943

Seller ID: 035736

Condition: Very Good


Chicago: American Technical Society, 1943. Title page dated 1943. Volume II in a series of World War II era books comprising a "reading course and general reference work" on aviation, including contruction & maintenance of planes & engines, meteorology, drafting, etc., illustrated throughout in black and white. Light yellow cloth printed in black, illustrated endpapers, no dustjacket as issued. Minor edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Technical Information on High Tension Cable

By: Automotive History

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Holyoke, Massachusetts, Holyoke Vocational School Automobile Department: 1930

Seller ID: 004407

Condition: Fair


Holyoke, Massachusetts: Holyoke Vocational School Automobile Department, 1930. Undated, 1930. Describes use of high-tension cables for automobiles. Tan softcover, 20 pages. Covers age-toned with some edgewear, page also agetoned with numerous pencil marks.. Soft Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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Historic Buildings Now Standing in New York Which Were Erected Prior to Eighteen Hundred [1800]

By: Bank of the Manhattan Company

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Bank of the Manhattan Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037016

Condition: Fair


New York: Bank of the Manhattan Company, 1914. First edition, 1914. Dark blue cloth lettered in gilt, 46 pages, most of the pages consisting of a black and white photo with explanatore paragraph(s) below. Off-white paint staining to outer edges of front cover, good hinges, sound text block, age-toned endpapers with occasional foxing, blank pages at beginning and end heavily foxed, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Digital Communications

By: Bartee, Thomas C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, H.W. Sams: 1986

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 025392

ISBN: 0672224720

Condition: Fine


Indianapolis: H.W. Sams, 1986. First edition, first printing. Slate gray cloth, 406 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels new and unread, firm binding no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Medieval Panorama

By: Bartlett, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, J Paul Getty Museum Pubns: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031964

ISBN: 0892366427

Condition: Very Good


Los Angeles: J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, 2001. First edition [2001]. Red cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. The book has light bumping to the lower corners, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some minimal shelf rubbing to the rear panel, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Insulated Electric Cables in Two Parts. Part I: Materials and Design

By: Beaver, C. J.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037875

Condition: Very Good


London: Ernest Benn, 1926. First edition, 1926. Personal name followed by "with the Author's Compliments" dated April 1926 on front free endpaper.This book is Part I: Materials and Design. Dark blue cloth lettered in gilt, 264 pages of text including some tables and black and white illustrations, followed by 24 pages of industry-specific advertisements. Soem rubbing to corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Symbolic Logic and Intelligent Machines

By: Berkeley, Edmund C.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Reinhold Publishing Corporation: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036461

Condition: Very Good


New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1959. First edition, 1959. Maroon hardcover in dustjacket. Very good with little wear, company research library rubber stamp on front free endpaper, darkened area from what was probably a pocket location on rear free endpaper, tight binding, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustajcket has only very light shelf rubbing and very light chipping to the spine head, very slightly faded spine. Mid-century reference on the role of symbolic logic in computer programming and robots.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾&... View more info

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Bethlehem Tool Steels: Catalog 257

By: Bethlehem Steel Company

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Bethlehem Steel Company: 1948

Seller ID: 014944

Condition: Good


Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: Bethlehem Steel Company, 1948. Illustrated 1948 catalogue. Maroon cloth over flexible boards lettered in gilt, 210 pages. Some edgewear and a vertical crease running down the center of the front cover, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a bit of very light foxing to the first and last leaves, no names or other markings. Contains sections on: Carbon and Carbon-Vanadium Tool Steels; Oil- and Air-Hardening Tool and Die Steels; Shock-Resisting Tool Steels; High-Speed Tool Steels; Hot-Work Tool Steels; Special Purpose Steels. . Flexible Boards. Good. 4to -... View more info

Schwartz/Silver: Arguments for Building

By: Betsky, Aaron; Paganelli, Carlo; Silver, Robert H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Italy, L'Arcaedizioni: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011924

ISBN: 8878380881

Condition: Very Good


Italy: L'Arcaedizioni, 2002. First edition, 2002. In English. Illustrated catalogue of works by this important American architectural firm, including both major private buildings and innovative private residences. Includes some original photographs of the Davoli-McDonagh Residence in Lincoln, Massachusetts, while it was under construction. Pictorial boards, 143 pages. Light bumping to the extremities, otherwise fine condition, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Bigelow Custom Carpets

By: Bigelow-Sanford Inc.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New York, Bigelow-Sanford Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038876

Condition: Good


New York: Bigelow-Sanford Inc., 1967. Original 1967 catalog of colorful midcentury modern carpets available for residential or commercial uses. Oblong softcover with 32 pages of carpet designs including unique designs for not only room carpets but "hook-craft originals" area rugs in bright 1960s colors pop art and other designs. Measures 9" x 12". Some light soil to the white background, old floor covering distributor stamp on front (Epstein Bros., New Britain, CT), a few spots to rear cover, tiny chip to top edge of front cover, contents very good with clean pages, no names or... View more info

Illustrated Housebuilding

By: Blackburn, Graham

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Woodstock, New York USA and Toronto, Overlook Press and Macmillan: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023215

Condition: Very Good


Woodstock, New York USA and Toronto: Overlook Press and Macmillan, 1974. First edition. Black boards with publishers blindstamp emblem, black cloth spine, with gilt spine lettering, black endpapers, 155 pages, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with minimal edgewear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First E... View more info