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Page 7 - 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 7 - Fire Engineering. FIRES, FIRE-ENGINES, AND FIRE BRIGADES. With a History of Fire-Engines, their Construction, Use, and Management ; Remarks on Fire-Proof Buildings, and the Preservation of Life from Fire ; Statistics of the Fire Appliances in English Towns ; Foreign Fire Systems ; Hints on Fire Brigades, &c. , &c. By CHARLES FT YOUNG, CE With numerous Illustrations, handsomely printed, 544 pp., demy 8vo, I/. 4-?. cloth. " We can most heartily commend this book. .... It is really the only English...
Page 16 - Vinctus : The Prometheus Bound. From the Text of DINDORF. Edited, with English Notes, Critical and Explanatoryby the Rev. JAMES DAVIES, MA is. 32. ^Eschylus: Septem Contra Thebes : The Seven against Thebes.' From the Text of DINDORF. Edited, with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, by the Rev. JAMES DAVIES, MA is. 40. Aristophanes : Acharnians. Chiefly from the Text of CH WEISE. With Notes, by CST TOWNSHEND, MA is. 6d. 41. Thucydides : History of the Peloponnesian War.
Page 4 - WELLS AND WELL-SINKING. By JOHN GEO. SWINDELL, ARIBA, and GR BURNELL, CE Revised Edition. With a New Appendix on the Qualities of Water. Illustrated. 2s. 35. THE BLASTING AND QUARRYING OF STONE, for Building and other Purposes. With Remarks on the Blowing up of Bridges. By Gen. Sir JOHN BURGOYNE, Bart., KCB Illustrated, is.
Page 16 - A work whose monumental excellence must commend it wherever skilful carpentry is concerned. The Author's principles are rather confirmed than impaired by time, and, as now presented, combine the surest base with the most interesting display of progressive science. The additional plates are of great intrinsic value."— Building News.
Page 11 - Every portion of the volume appears to have been prepared with much care, and as an outline is given of every known coal-field in this and other countries, as well as of the two principal methods of working, the book will doubtless interest a very large number of readers.
Page 13 - ARCHITECTURE, BUILDING, ETC. Construction. — • — THE SCIENCE of BUILDING : An Elementary Treatise on the Principles of Construction. By E. WYNDHAM TARN, MA, Architect.
Page 1 - List of Contents. I. Historical Sketch of some of the means that have been adopted for the Supply of Water to Cities and Towns.— II. Water and the Foreign Matter usually associated with it.— III. Rainfall and Evaporation. — IV. Springs and the water-bearing formations of various districts. — V. Measurement and Estimation of the flow of Water— VI. On the Selection of th
Page 14 - HEBREW. 46*. Hebrew Grammar. By Dr. BRESSLAU. is. 6d. 44. Hebrew and English Dictionary, Biblical and Rabbinical ; containing the Hebrew and Chaldee Roots of the Old Testament PostRabbinical Writings. By Dr. BRESSLAU. 6s. ~ 46. English and Hebrew Dictionary. By Dr. BRESSLAU. 3s. 44,46. Hebrew Dictionary (as above), in Two Vols., complete, with 46*.