ex-library copy with usual stamps and stickers, covers have minor wear, binding tight, xviii + 169 pages + 35 bw plates, how traditional windmills were designed and built and how to operate and maintain them, bw illustrations Size: 5.5 x 8.75. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Originally published in 1957, this book provides a concise, yet highly detailed, record of the processes involved in building and maintaining windmills. Written by renowned windmill enthusiast Stanley Freese (1902-72), it is based on an accumulated knowledge gathered by the author during numerous discussions with millers, millwrights and mill repairers. The text is highly informative and, in addition to the main account, contains a wide variety of illustrative examples, including photographs and diagrams. This is a beautifully presented volume that will be of value to anyone with an interest in windmills and agricultural history in general.
Book Description: Originally published in 1957, this book provides a concise, yet highly detailed, record of the processes involved in building and maintaining windmills. This is a beautifully presented volume that will be of value to anyone with an interest in windmills and agricultural history in general.
Title: Windmills and Millwrighting
Publisher: Great Albion Books
Publication Date: 1978
Book Condition: Ex-lib - Good
Book Description Great Albion Books, Cranbury, New Jersey, U.S.A., 1972. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First American Edition. 168pp + 35 b&w plates at rear. Normal library markings. Bottom tip of the front cover is frayed. Dust jacket's flaps pasted down Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Seller Inventory # 0516343-01
Book Description Great Albion Books, Cranbury, NJ, 1971. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 35 B/W Photos & Folding Draw (illustrator). First Edition. (full book description) Great Albion Books, Cranbury, NJ, 1971. 1st Ed. (U.S.) VG+/VG+, Hard Cover, DJ with Mylar. Size=6"x8.5", 169pp(Biblio). 35 B/W Photos & Folding Draw. DJ rubbed slightly nicked head & foot of spine & fore-edge corner tips, page ends a little dirty, o.w. clean, tight & bright. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Author SIGNED on front free endpaper. ISBN 0845311476 20% OFF our regular catalogue price. SELLING WORLDWIDE since 1987. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!. Signed by Author. Book. Seller Inventory # CONROY136102I