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Page 234 - Sub-Excavating, Timbering, and the Construction of the Brickwork of Tunnels, with the amount of Labour required for, and the Cost of, the various portions of the work. By FREDERICK W.
Page 235 - Each table is printed on a small card, which, being placed on the theodolite, leaves the hands free to manipulate the instrument— no small advantage as regards the rapidity of work.
Page 230 - CE, and M. Inst. ME Third Edition, revised and much improved, with 115 Double Plates (20 of which now first appear in this edition), and numerous Additions to the Text. In 2 vols., imp.
Page 234 - Levelling. A TREATISE ON THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF LEVELLING. Showing its Application to purposes of Railway and Civil Engineering, in the Construction of Roads; with Mr. TELFORD'S Rules for the same. By FREDERICK W. SIMMS, FGS, M. Inst. CE...
Page 272 - Words, a Collection of suitable Phrases, and Easy Familiar Dialogues, is. 6d. GERMAN. 39. German Grammar. Adapted for English Students, from Heyse's Theoretical and Practical Grammar, by Dr. GL STRAUSS, is. 40. German Reader : A Series of Extracts, carefully culled from the most approved Authors of Germany ; with Notes, Philological and Explanatory.
Page 235 - FORMULA for Finding the Discharge of Water from Orifices, Notches^ Weirs* Pipes* and Rivers. With New Formulae, Tables, and General Information on Rain-fall, CatchmentBasins, Drainage, Sewerage, Water Supply for Towns and Mill Power. By JOHN NEVILLE, Civil Engineer, MRIA Third Edition, carefully revised, with considerable Additions. Numerous Illustrations. Crown 8 vo, 141. cloth. "Alike valuable to students and engineers in practice...
Page 233 - AN OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY. For the Formation of Geographical and Topographical Maps and Plans, Military Reconnaissance, LEVELLING, &c., with Useful Problems, Formulae, and Tables.
Page 234 - The text-book on levelling in most of our engineering schools and colleges,'*— Engineer. " The publishers have rendered a substantial service to the profession, especially to the younger members, by bringing out the present edition of Mr.