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A Manual of Theoretical Mechanics. Translated from the fourth
FRANCIS (J. B.),
Lowell Hydraulic Experiments. Being a selection from Experi-
ROEBLING (J. A.).
Long and Short Span Railway-Bridges. By John A. ROEBLING,
CLARKE (T. C.).
Description of the Iron Railway Bridge over the Mississippi River
A Treatise on Roll-Turning for the Manufacture of Iron. By
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GILLMORE (Gen. Q. A.).
Practical Treatise on the Construction of Roads, Streets, and
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Ice-making Machines. The theory of the action of the various forms of cold-producing, or so-called Ice-Machines (Machines à Froid). 18mo, boards. Illustrated
Electro-Metallurgy Practically considered. New revised and en. larged edition. This new edition of this standard work, which has been in the market many years, and is well known by its intrinsic merits, has been very much increased in size, and has been added to in many of its departments, bringing it up to the latest developments of the art.] 12mo, cloth
MCCULLOCH (R. S.).
Elementary Treatise on the Mechanical Theory of Heat, and its
AXON (W. E. A.).
The Mechanics' Friend; a Collection of Receipts and Practical
SHREVE (S. H.).
A Treatise on the Strength of Bridges and Roofs. Comprising the determination of algebraic formulas for strains in horizontal, inclined or rafter, triangular, bowstring, lenticular, and other trusses, from fixed and moving loads. With practical applications and examples, for the use of students and engineers. Eightyseven woodcut illustrations. Second edition. 8vo, cloth
MERRILL (W. E.).
Iron Truss Bridges for Railroads. The method of calculating strains in trusses, with a careful comparison of the most promi. nent trussés, in reference to economy in combination, &c. Illustrations. 4to, cloth
STUART (C. B.).
The Civil and Military Engineers of America. With nine finely executed portraits of eminent engineers, and illustrated by engravings of some of the most important works constructed in America. 8vo, cloth
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Fuel; its Combustion and Economy. Embracing portions of the well-known works of C. WYE WILLIAMS, “Combustion of Coal and the Prevention of Smoke," and of T. T. PRIDEAUX's work on “The Economy of Fuel.” With extensive additions on Recent Practice in the Combustion and Economy of Fuel, Coal, Coke, Wood, Peat, Petroleum, &c. 12mo, cloth
A Manual of Rules, Tables, and Data for Mechanical Engineers.
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WILLIAMSON (R. S.).
On the Use of the Barometer on Surveys and Reconnoissances.
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A Treatise on the Method of Government Surveying, as prescribed
A Treatise on the Richards Steam-Engine Indicator, with an Appendix by F. W. BACON, M. E. Third edition, revised and enlarged. 18mo, flexible, cloth
BOW (R. H.).
A Treatise on Bracing, with its application to Bridges and other Structures of Wood or Iron. One hundred and fifty-six illustrations. 8vo, cloth
HAMILTON (W. G.).
Useful Information for Railway Men. Sixth edition, revised and enlarged. 562 pages. Pocket form, morocco, gilt .
How to become a Successful Engineer. Being Hints to Youths
SCRIBNER (J. M.).
Engineers' and Mechanics' Companion. Comprising United States Weights and Measures, Mensuration of Superficies and Solids, Tables of Squares and Cubes, Square and Cube Roots, Circumference and Areas of Circles, The Mechanical Powers, Centres of Gravity, Gravitation of Bodies, Pendulums, Specific Gravity of Bodies, Strength, Weight, and Crush of Materials, Water Wheels, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Statics, Centres of Percussion and Gyra. tion, Friction Heat, Tables of the Weight of Metals, Scantling, &c., Steam and the Steam-Engine. Eighteenth edition, revised. Morocco.
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A Manual of Heating and Ventilation in its Practical Application, for the use of Engineers and Architects. Embracing a series of tables and formulæ for dimensions of heating, flow and return pipes, for steam and hot-water boilers, flues, &c. Illustrated. Morocco.
SHIELDS (J. E.).
Embracing Discussions of the Principles involved and Descriptions of the Material employed in Tunnelling, Bridging, Canal and Road Building, &c.
Easy Rules for the Measurement of Earthworks, by means of the
GILLMORE (Gen. Q. A.).
Treatise on Limes, Hydraulic Cements, and Mortars. With numer. ous illustrations. 1 vol. 8vo, cloth
HARRISON (W. B.).
The Mechanic's Tool Book, with Practical Rules and Suggestions for use of Machinists, Iron Workers, and others. Illustrated. 12mo, cloth
Skeleton Structures, especially in their application to the Building of Steel and Iron Bridges. With folding plates and diagrams. 8vo, cloth
Principles and Practice of Embanking Lands from River Floods, as applied to the Levees of the Mississippi. Svo, cloth.