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Electric Light, Its Production and Use; Embodying Plain Directions for the ...
John W. Urquhart
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Electric Light, Its Production and Use: Embodying Plain Directions for the ...
John W Urquhart
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Page 4 - With Examples of Practical Geometry and Templating, for the Use of Platers, Smiths and Riveters. By JOHN COURTNEY, Edited by DK CLARK, MICE Third Edition, 480 pp., with i4olllusts. Fcap. 8vo, 75. half-bound. "No workman or apprentice should be without this book."— Iron Trade Circular.
Page 11 - 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 Sixth Edition, very carefully revised, with the addition of Mr.
Page 20 - Practical Timber Merchant, THE PRACTICAL TIMBER MERCHANT. Being a Guide for the use of Building Contractors, Surveyors, Builders, &c., comprising useful Tables for all purposes connected with the Timber Trade, Marks of Wood, Essay on the Strength of Timber, Remarks on the Growth of Timber, &c. By W. RICHARDSON. Fcap. 8vo, 35. 6d. cloth. " This handy manual contains much valuable information for the use of timber merchants, builders, foresters, and all others connected with the growth, sale, and manufacture...
Page 50 - Illustrated. is. 6d. 170. SURVEYING AND ASTRONOMICAL INSTRUMENTS. Including — I. Instruments Used for Determining the Geometrical Features of a portion of Ground. II. Instruments Employed in Astronomical Observations. By JF HEATHER, MA Illustrated. is. 6d. *#* The above three volumes form• an enlargement of the Author's original work, " Mathematical Instruments: their Construction, Adjustment, Testing, and Use" the Eleventh Edition of "which is on sale, price is.
Page 8 - SEWER (2 PLATES); OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER RIVER LEA (3 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER MARSH LANE, NORTH WOOLWICH RAILWAY, AND Bow AND BARKING RAILWAY JUNCTION ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER Bow AND BARKING RAILWAY (3 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER EAST LONDON WATER-WORKS' FEEDER (2 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER RESERVOIR (a PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, TUMBLING BAY AND OUTLET; OUTFALL SEWER, PENSTOCKS.
Page 12 - EARTHWORK TABLES. Showing the Contents in Cubic Yards of Embankments, Cuttings, &c., of Heights or Depths up to an average of 80 feet By JOSEPH BROADBENT, CE, and FRANCIS CAMPIN, CE Crown...
Page 2 - WORKSHOP COMPANION. Comprising a great variety of the most useful Rules and Formulae in Mechanical Science, with numerous Tables of Practical Data and Calculated Results for Facilitating Mechanical Operations. By WILLIAM TEMPLETON, Author of "The Engineer's Practical Assistant," &c., &c. Eighteenth Edition, Revised, Modernised, and considerably Enlarged by WALTER S. HUTTON, CE, Author of "The Works' Manager's Handbook," " The Practical Engineer's Handbook,
Page 35 - This work is indeed multum-iji-parvo, and we can, with good conscience, recommend it to all who come in contact with pigments, whether as makers, dealers or users."— Chemical Review.
Page 33 - ELECTRO-DEPOSITION : A Practical Treatise on the Electrolysis of Gold, Silver, Copper, Nickel, and other Metals and Alloys. With descriptions of Voltaic Batteries, Magneto and Dynamo-Electric Machines, Thermopiles, and of the Materials and Processes used in every Department of the Art, and several Chapters on Electro-Metallurgy. By ALEXANDER WATT, Author of " Electro-Metallurgy,