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OSLER, A. Follett. A description of the Self-Registering anemometer and rain-guage erected at the philosophical institution, birmingham, containing diagrams illustrating the records of storms: together with a notice of simultaneous observations of the direction of the wind at plymouth and birmingham. Birmingham. Printed by James Drake, 1839. First edition. Quarto. 8pp. Two engraved and one lithographed plate. Stitched within original publisher's printed buff wraps. Some chipping and dog-earing to extremities, glassine paper repairs to spine. Ink inscription and library stamp 'Royal Meteorological Society Symons Bequest' to upper wrap. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 12100
SOTHERN, J. W. M.. "Verbal" notes and sketches for marine engineers. A manual of Marine Engineering practice. Glasgow. James Munro & Co. Limited, 1915. Eighth edition, enlarged. 8vo. One volume bound as two. [3], vi-xxvii, [1], 334; 335-676pp, [4]. With half-title, a photographic folding frontispiece, and two terminal advertisement leaves. Profusely illustrated with folding diagrams on glassine paper, photographic plates, and line-drawings in the text. Later half-calf, navy cloth boards, lettered in gilt. A trifle rubbed, marking to boards. Half-title and frontispiece detached with chipping and creasing to margins, three folding plates and ... More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 14673