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1 HANDBOOK 2004 : Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE)
Parkville, VIC, Australia ATSE (Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering) 2004 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo (large) 
xiv, + 286pp., b/white thumbnail photographic images throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Gloss card wrapper minimally edgeworn and scuffed only. " . . . a ready reference, for use by the Fellows of the Academy, on all essential aspects of ATSE operations through calendar year 2004." Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 30.08 AUD
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CIVIL ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION, Antill, James M., and Ryan, Paul W.S.
2 Antill, James M., and Ryan, Paul W.S. CIVIL ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION
Sydney, N.S.W., Australia Angus & Robertson 1972 0207940177 / 9780207940170 Third Revised Edition, 3rd Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 631pp., b/white halftone plate frontispiece, like plates throughout, plus line-drawings, tables, and graphs. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue, original cloth boards undamaged. An original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, a former owner's details on same, else leaves unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with a jagged closed tear and minor abrading. Updated, revised third edition, this book, a student's textbook and engineer's reference, enables the engineer to assess more exactly the functions of plant, labour, materials, planning and organisation in solving construction problems with greatest efficiency. Contents include: Prelims., 43 chapters, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 1.38 KG. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 50.09 AUD
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SOLUTION OF PROBLEMS IN ADVANCED ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, Atkinson, G.H. and Stevens, R.A.
3 Atkinson, G.H. and Stevens, R.A. SOLUTION OF PROBLEMS IN ADVANCED ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
London Pitman and Sons 1967 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiii, + 330pp., intext, line-drawn figures, graphs, and tables, with numerous formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain blue boards lightly bumped on foredge corners. Text-block clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, mildly edgeworn, soiled and abraded. Featuring essential points of theory, lists of relevant formulae, fundamental principles, and references to appropriate texts, the primary function of this textbook is to provide a series of worked and unworked examples in electrical engineering topics aimed at the general standard of an electrical engineering degree . . . Contents include: Prelims., Symbols & Abbs., Table of Laplace Transforms, 11 chapters, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 550g. 
Price: 81.97 AUD
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SKELETAL STRUCTURES : Matrix Methods of Linear Structural Analysis Using Influence Coefficients, C.M.Bommer and D.A.Symonds
4 C.M.Bommer and D.A.Symonds SKELETAL STRUCTURES : Matrix Methods of Linear Structural Analysis Using Influence Coefficients
London Crosby Lockwood 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
106pp., intext formulae, tables and diagrams throughout. Book clean and square. Lightly bumped spine firm. Printed orange boards minimally bumped on foredge corners, else very good. An original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, else annotations and underlining on several pages. Textblock slightly tanned. No dustjacket. "The object of this book is to introduce a method of analysing all types of linear skeletal structures . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Part 1/ Matrix Algebra. 2/ Structural Analysis. Solutions to Exercises, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.40 AUD
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ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND ROCK MECHANICS. Volume II, Duncan, Neil
5 Duncan, Neil ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND ROCK MECHANICS. Volume II
London Leonard Hill via International Textbook Co. 1969 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxiv, + 270pp., intext b/white halftone plates, tables, graphs, diagrams and formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain green boards very good. A former owner's stamp (unobtrusive) on ffep., else textblock unmarked. Design-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has been dramatically price-clipped, is mildly edgeworn, scuffed and abraded, and has a repaired closed tear on rear panel. This volume 2 is specifically designed to cover requirements of civil engineering courses at (U.K.) degree level, but will also benefit consulting engineers and others. Contents include: Prelims., Lists of: Tables, Figures, Plates. Preface, Foreword, Notation, Part A/ Properties of Rock Masses. B/ Applications of Geology, Engineering Geology and Rock Mechanics. Index, more. Book weight approx. 690g. 
Price: 45.54 AUD
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METHODS OF GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING IN DISCONTINUOUS ROCKS, Goodman, Richard E.
6 Goodman, Richard E. METHODS OF GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING IN DISCONTINUOUS ROCKS
St Paul & New York West Publishing Group 1976 0829900667 / 9780829900668 First Edition Hardcover (Original Cloth) Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xii, + 472pp., illustrated throughout: intext b/white halftone plates, diagrams, graphs, tables and formulae. Book clean and square. Bright gilt titles over slightly bumped red cloth spine, and foredge corners of like boards. A former owner's detail on front pastedown, else textblock clean, but lightly tanned. No dustjacket. This work could serve as a supplementary source for general causes in the fields of engineering geology and applied rock mechanics, as well as a text in a more specialized course in geological engineering analysis . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 8 chapters, Appendices, References, Index -Subject, Author. Book weight approx. 1.2 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 50.09 AUD
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PLASTIC DESIGN OF FRAMES 2 : Applications, Heyman, Jacques
7 Heyman, Jacques PLASTIC DESIGN OF FRAMES 2 : Applications
London Cambridge University Press 1971 0521079845 / 9780521079846 First U.K. Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
viii, + 291pp., b/white figures throughout. Spine firm. Plain blue cloth very mildly marked. Boards lightly bumped on two corners. Previous owner's details to ffep., which is minimally tanned, else leaves clean. Title and Contents pages have a very small corner crease. No dustjacket. Contents include: Preface, The Yield Surface, Elementary Space Frames, Unsymmetrical Bending, Reinforced Concrete and Masonry, Elastic-Plastic Analysis, Repeated Loading, Minimum-Weight Design, Numerical Analysis, Multi-Storey Frames, A Design Example, Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 18.40 AUD
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8 Leonards, G.A. (Edited by) FOUNDATION ENGINEERING. International Student Edition
New York and Tokyo McGraw Hill Book Co., With Kogakusha Company Ltd. 1962 First Thus Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ix, + 1136pp., illustrated throughout: intext b/white halftone plates, line-drawn diagrams, graphs, tables, and formulae. Book clean and square. Spine firm, mildly bumped on head and heel. Plain grey boards nominally bumped. Gilt title on spine. An original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, offset residue from same on front free endpaper, text-block uniformly lightly tanned. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket just good, with nips, jagged and closed tears, creasing and soiling. A stand-alone volume in McGraw-Hill's "International Student Editions' series, this title features the combined skills of a stellar team of civil engineers and academics. Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 14 chapters, viz: Soil Origins in North America, Engineering Properties of Soil, Dewatering, Foundations, Field Problems, more. Index. Book weight approx. 1.45 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 78.33 AUD
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A SMALL BOOK ON ELECTRIC MOTORS FOR CONTINUOUS AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS, Maycock, W. Perren
9 Maycock, W. Perren A SMALL BOOK ON ELECTRIC MOTORS FOR CONTINUOUS AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS
London Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons 1918 First Edition Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good + 
xx, + 192pp., four frontispieces (3 b/white halftone plates, 1 line drawing). Intext b/white halftone plates, plus line-drawn diagrams and schematics throughout. Book clean and square. Mild bumps, colour flecks and striation on original brown cloth boards. A former owner's detail on tanned free front endpaper, else text-block clean. "This book is intended to transmit just so much knowledge as will be useful to those who only want to know about ordinary motors and motor controls, and who do not desire to dip into technical details. Contents include: Prelims., 6 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 42.30 AUD
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FRACTURE : Proceedings of the Second Tewksbury Symposium, Osborn, C.J., et al
10 Osborn, C.J., et al FRACTURE : Proceedings of the Second Tewksbury Symposium
Sydney, NSW, Australia Butterworths (Australia) 1969 First Edition Hardcover (Green Boards) Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
262pp., pattern-print endpapers. Intext b/white halftone plates, graphs, line-drawn figures, and formulae throughout. Book clean. Bright gilt titles and publisher's device over mildly bumped and cocked spine, and front board. Rear board plain. Former owner's (Eminent Professor L.A.Endersbee) signature on ffep., and his stamp on title page, else leaves clean. No dustjacket. This book consists of papers from the Second Tewksbury Symposium (the first was held in 1963) on metal fracture. The lecture presenters represent the world's leading metallurgy disciplinarians in their respective fields. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Preface, The Lectures, Index. Book weight approx. 630g. 
Price: 50.09 AUD
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STRUCTURAL FOUNDATIONS ON ROCK : Proceedings of the International Conference on Structural Foundations on Rock/Sydney/7-9 May 1980, Pells, P. J. N.
11 Pells, P. J. N. STRUCTURAL FOUNDATIONS ON ROCK : Proceedings of the International Conference on Structural Foundations on Rock/Sydney/7-9 May 1980
Rotterdam, Netherlands A.A.Balkema 1980 9061910730 / 9789061910732 First Edition Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
373pp., intext illustrations throughout: b/white halftone plates, line-drawings, maps, graphs and tables. Book clean. Spine firm, but mildly askew. White titles over khaki coloured cloth boards, with minor damage to foredge corners. Former owner stamps on front pastedown and title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. No dustjacket. Volume One (of two), comprising the 'Proceedings of the International Conference on Structural Foundations on Rock/Sydney/7-9 May 1980'. The aim of the conference was to consolidate experience and research regarding the design and construction of foundations on rock for structures such as large buildings, bridges and power stations, but excluding dam foundations . . . The papers and presenters are from twelve different countries and represent a broad expression of current (1980) practice . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Site Investigation and Rock Properties, Rock Anchors, Construction, Pads, Rafts and End Bearing, Rock Socketed Piles and Piers. Book weight approx. 870g. 
Price: 81.97 AUD
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INVENTION BY DESIGN: How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing, Petroski, Henry
12 Petroski, Henry INVENTION BY DESIGN: How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing
Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Harvard University Press 1997 0674463676 / 9780674463677 Third Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
viii, + 242pp., intext illustrations throughout: b/white halftone plates, line-drawings, and facsimiles. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper minimally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. The author brings engineering to 'life' in this enlightening book that uses case histories to explain the concept and development from such diverse things as paper clips, to the elevating tales of skyscrapers . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 10 chapters, viz: Paper Clips, Pencil Points, Zippers, Aluminium Cans, Facsimile, Airplanes & Computers, Water and Society, Bridges and Politics, Buildings and Systems, References, Illustration Credits, Index. Book weight approx. 340g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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ELECTRICAL POWER EQUIPMENT AND MEASUREMENTS : With Heavy Current Electrical Applications. Second Edition, Symonds, Alan
13 Symonds, Alan ELECTRICAL POWER EQUIPMENT AND MEASUREMENTS : With Heavy Current Electrical Applications. Second Edition
Berkshire, England McGraw-Hill Book Company 1980 0070846251 / 9780070846258 Second Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xi, + 290pp. Ex-Institution copy, with identifying stamps on several text pages. Intext line-drawn figures, graphs and formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Printed card wrapper minimally edgeworn only. Save for the aforementioned stamps, text-block is clean and unmarked. Originally published in 1971, this second edition is significantly revised to take into account the considerable technical changes that have taken place in the structure of the technical course . . .Suitable as a comprehensive introduction for electrical engineering student courses, contents include: Prelims., Prefaces (1 & 2), 16 chapters (all sub-chaptered), Appendix (Test Questions), Index. Book weight approx. 460g. 
Price: 40.99 AUD
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MEASUREMENTS IN RADIO ENGINEERING, Terman, Frederick Emmons
14 Terman, Frederick Emmons MEASUREMENTS IN RADIO ENGINEERING
New York McGraw-Hill Book Company 1935 First Edition, 3rd Impression Hardcover Original Cloth Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
x, + 400pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Border-embossed, plain green cloth boards unmarked. Intext diagramatic figures throughout. A small, original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, else textblock uniformly and lightly tanned. No dustjacket. "The aim of 'Measurements in Radio Engineering' is to provide a comprehensive engineering discussion of the measuring problems commonly encountered by radio engineers . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 14 chapters, Appendices, Index. Book weight approx. 900g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 32.90 AUD
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ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS (Second Edition), Weedy, B. M.
15 Weedy, B. M. ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS (Second Edition)
London John Wiley 1972 0471924458 / 9780471924456 Second Edition, First Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xvi, + 501pp., line-drawn, intext figures throughout, with tables, graphs, and a multitude of formulae. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue, original cloth boards undamaged. Text-block clean. Style-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, else very good. "Intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate students of electrical engineering, and for professional electrical and mechanical engineers interested in electricity supply, this textbook provides a modern introduction to the essentials of power system operation and analysis . . . this 'new' edition has an international flavour, with added coverage of American standards, practices and units." Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 11 chapters, Appendices (6), Index. Book weight approx. 900g. 
Price: 20.04 AUD
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PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS : Design and Logical Analysis, Wilby, C.B.
16 Wilby, C.B. PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS : Design and Logical Analysis
Essex, England, et al Elsevier Publishing 1969 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxi, + 97pp., b/white halftone plate section, plus intext tables and formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black cloth boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with some general soiling, dampstain, and (probably) solvent-influenced colour vignetting to front. This book should be of considerable interest and use to designers of motor and railway bridges, and morever, should be of use to designers of all types of post-tensioned, prestressed concrete beams and barrel vault roofs . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 6 chapters, Appendices (5), Conversion Tables, References. Book weight approx. 390g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 27.60 AUD
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PILES IN WEAK ROCKS, [Contributors] Preface by M.J.Tomlinson
17 [Contributors] Preface by M.J.Tomlinson PILES IN WEAK ROCKS
London The Institute of Civil Engineers 1977 0727700340 / 9780727700346 First Thus Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
233pp., plus (ii). Intext b/white halftone plates, graphs, and tables throughout. Book clean and square. Lightly bumped spine firm. Plain white boards minimally flecked. Text-block unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nipped and edgeworn, with tissue-repaired closed tears. The various 'papers' contained within are by a variety of contributing disciplinarians and were first published as a Symposium in Print in "Geotechnique', March, 1976. The purpose of the symposium was to consider the various pile types and the base material that support them, be it chalk or rock . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface, The Papers, Session Discussions: Chalk, Rocks other than chalk, Testing-instrumentation and Construction, Publisher's promo. Book weight approx. 690g. 
Price: 20.24 AUD
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