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Page 441 - Edition, revised. 8vo, cloth, illustrated. net, $2.25 Descriptive Geometry, with Numerous Problems and Practical Applications. Comprising an 8vo volume of 76 pages of text and a 4to atlas of 31 plates. 2 vols., cloth. . . . net, $3.50 HALSEY, FA Slide-valve Gears. An Explanation of the Action and Construction of Plain and Cut-off Slide Valves.
Page 441 - A HANDBOOK ON THE STEAM ENGINE. With especial Reference to Small and Medium-sized Engines. For the Use of Engine Makers, Mechanical Draughtsmen, Engineering Students, and users of Steam Power. By HERMAN HAEDER, CE Translated from the German with considerable additions and alterations, by HHP POWLES, AMICE, MIME Second Edition, Revised.
Page 440 - BERTIN, LE Marine Boilers: Their Construction and Working, dealing more especially with Tubulous Boilers. Translated by Leslie S. Robertson, Assoc.
Page 440 - With extensive additions on Recent Practice in the Combustion and Economy of Fuel— Coal, Coke, Wood, Peat, Petroleum, &c. ; by D.
Page 444 - For the use of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects, Designers, Draughtsmen, Superintendents and all engaged in the design and construction of Marine Machinery, Naval and Mercantile.
Page 443 - SCHUMANN (F.). A Manual of Heating and Ventilation in its Practical Application, for the use of Engineers and Architects. Embracing a series of Tables and Formulae for dimensions of heating, flow and return pipes for steam and hot water boilers, flues, etc. 12mo, illustrated, full roan 1 50 SCRIBNER (JM). Engineers' and Mechanics
Page 439 - Engine Tests: Embracing the Results of over one hundred feed-water tests and other investigations of various kinds of steam-engines, conducted by the author. With numerous figures, tables, and diagrams.
Page 441 - Boiler-Makers, and Steam Users. Containing a large Collection of Rules and Data relating to Recent Practice in the Design, Construction, and Working of all kinds of Stationary, Locomotive, and Marine Steam-Boilers. By WALTER S. HUTTON, Civil and Mechanical Engineer, Author of "The Works' Manager's Handbook," "The Practical Engineer's Handbook,