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About this Item: 2016. Softcover. Condition: New. 37 Lang: - english, Pages 37, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back[1977]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: english. Seller Inventory # PB1111007856450

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Marshall

Published by CRC Press (1985)

ISBN 10: 0824774183 ISBN 13: 9780824774189

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About this Item: CRC Press, 1985. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP97131871

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About this Item: ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Seller Inventory # 151737081

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About this Item: 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. 506 Lang: - eng, Pages 506, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2018 with the help of original edition published long back [1856]. This book is printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # 1111003274878

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About this Item: 2017. Softcover. Condition: New. 506 Lang: - eng, Pages 506, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2017 with the help of original edition published long back [1856]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # PB1111003274878

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About this Item: 2017. Softcover. Condition: New. 506 Lang: - eng, Pages 506, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2017 with the help of original edition published long back [1856]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # PB1111001316753

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Slade, W.W.

Published by Keystone Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. (1924)

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About this Item: Keystone Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1924. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. VG- in black cloth-covered boards with embossed gilt lettering. Boards rubbed, smudged. Corners bumped, heavily rubbed, frayed. Page edges heavily sunned. Spine square, starting to separate at front hinge Second blank front page has heavy pencil marks. Text sunned, clean. No marks. Light musty smell. Nice reading copy. Seller Inventory # 30190

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About this Item: ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1856 edition. Language: eng. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Original Publisher: Boston : Sanborn, Carter and Bazin 506 pages. Seller Inventory # 452536470

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About this Item: Sanborn, Carter and Bazin, Boston, 1856. 490 pages. Frontis plus woodcut illustrations in the text. Includes numerous receipts (recipes) for "every profession and occupation of life, particularly dyeing, silk, woollen, cotton and leather." Original green blind-stamped cloth with bright gilt lettering and pictorial on spine. Minor foxing, but a bright, unworn, very good plus copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 007111

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Advanced Telescope Making Techniques SET, Volume 1: Mackintosh, Allan

Mackintosh, Allan

Published by Richmond: Willmann-Bell, 1987 (1987)

ISBN 10: 0943396123 ISBN 13: 9780943396125

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About this Item: Richmond: Willmann-Bell, 1987, 1987. First Editions, paperback. BOTH Volume 1: Optics AND Volume 2: Mechanical. Very good, a little bumped near top of spine of Volume 2, overall a nice, clean set. First printings with full number lines. Domestic orders ship with USPS tracking at no extra charge. Seller Inventory # 54065

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Marshall

Published by CRC Press (1985)

ISBN 10: 0824774183 ISBN 13: 9780824774189

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About this Item: CRC Press, 1985. "This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. ". Seller Inventory # 7153902

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2018. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from The Young Man s Book of Knowledge: Containing a Familiar View of the Importance of Religion, the Works of Nature, Logic, Eloquence, the Passions, Matter and Motion, Magnetism, Mechanical Powers, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Optics, Acoustics, Electricity, Galvanism, Geometry, C Flattered by the reception the work has met with, and desirous of rendering it as complete as possible, the editor has in this edition, added a general Index, for the use of those who may wish to refer occasionally to any particular parts of the volume. This, he hopes, will be found a useful appendage. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781334232701

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About this Item: FBC LTD, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from The Artist s Guide and Mechanic s Own Book: Embracing the Portion of Chemistry Applicable to the Mechanic Arts, With Abstracts of Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Pneumatics, Optics, Astronomy, and Mechanical Philosophy From habits of intimacy with hundreds and per haps with thousands of mechanics, he is well per suaded, that the present effort to promote their inter ests will be duly appreciated by them. And there is scarcely a laboring man in the community, whatever be his own particular trade, but what will find much in the Mechanic s Own Book suited to his own indi vidual wants. An examination of it will convince any one of this fact. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282611071

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from The Artist s Guide and Mechanic s Own Book: Embracing the Portion of Chemistry Applicable to the Mechanic Arts, With Abstracts of Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Pneumatics, Optics, Astronomy, and Mechanical Philosophy From habits of intimacy with hundreds and per haps with thousands of mechanics, he is well per suaded, that the present effort to promote their inter ests will be duly appreciated by them. And there is scarcely a laboring man in the community, whatever be his own particular trade, but what will find much in the Mechanic s Own Book suited to his own indi vidual wants. An examination of it will convince any one of this fact. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282611071

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About this Item: ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Seller Inventory # 152061182

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About this Item: ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Seller Inventory # 152401323

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from The Artist s Guide and Mechanic s Own Book: Embracing the Portion of Chemistry Applicable to the Mechanic Arts, With Abstracts of Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Pneumatics, Optics, Astronomy and Mechanical Philosophy; Also Mechanical Exercises in Iron, Steel, Lead, Zinc, Copper, and Tin Solderi Mecaamcs generally, having risen from families In the more humble stations of society, are not much favored with school education. Yet, in their case may be seen what is common in the allotments of Providence, that an evil is attended with a correspond ing benefit. Thus, if poverty obliges many a youth to resort to the workshop for means of subsistence, instead of spending his time under tutors in obtain ing from books the elementary instruction usually es teemed necessary to usefulness in life, it is a fact well known, that most mechanical pursuits are found favorable to mental developement. The fixtures of a mill, in multitudes of cases, seem to have answered about the same purpose in this respect, as the labora tory of the chemist, or the philosophical apparatus of the college professor. Instances have been frequent that the unlettered boy has risen, step by step, guided by his own energies, till he became distinguished for science and for inventions to bless the whole range of society. And it is believed, that no class in the community is more characterized than mechanics for the best of all possible endowments, the capability and habit of thinking for themselves. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781330527108

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from A Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Knowledge: Comprising the Pure Sciences of Mathematics, Geometry, Arithmetic, Algebra, C.; The Mixed Sciences of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Optics, and Astronomy Europe, the wrecks of knowledge lay buried in the convents; mental darkness brooded over the fairest lands of Christendom, and the more active spirits wasted their energies in brutal sports and savage depredations. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781332987641

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from A Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Knowledge, Vol. 2: Comprising the Pure Sciences of Mathematics, Geometry, Arithmetic, Algebra, C.; The Mixed Sciences of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Optics, and Astronomy; Experimental Philosophy; The Fine Arts; Agriculture, and Its Implement Lucas-roar in Chemistry, the room in which the artist keeps his utensils, and makes his experiments. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282551216

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Jamieson, Alexander

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ISBN 10: 0282551212 ISBN 13: 9780282551216

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About this Item: Forgotten Books. Condition: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Print on Demand. Seller Inventory # 0282551212

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Jamieson, Alexander

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ISBN 10: 1332987648 ISBN 13: 9781332987641

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About this Item: Forgotten Books. Condition: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Print on Demand. Seller Inventory # 1332987648

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from The Young Man s Book of Knowledge: Containing a Familiar View of the Importance of Religion, the Works of Nature, Logic, Eloquence, the Passions, Matter and Motion, Magnetism, Mechanical Powers, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Optics, Acoustics, Electricity, Galvanism, Geometry, C Flattered by the reception the work has met with, and desirous of rendering it as complete as possible, the editor has in this edition, added a general Index, for the use of those who may wish to refer occasionally to any particular parts of the volume. This, he hopes, will be found a useful appendage to the work, and a ready key to its contents. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781334232701

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Excerpt from The Artist s Guide and Mechanic s Own Book: Embracing the Portion of Chemistry Applicable to the Mechanic Arts, With Abstracts of Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Pneumatics, Optics, Astronomy, and Mechanical Philosophy From habits of intimacy with hundreds and per haps with thousands of mechanics, he is well per suaded, that the present effort to promote their inter ests will be duly appreciated by them. And there is scarcely a laboring man in the community, whatever be his own particular trade, but what will find much in the Mechanic s Own Book suited to his own indi vidual wants. An examination of it will convince any one of this fact. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # LIE9780282611071

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2018. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Excerpt from The Young Man s Book of Knowledge: Containing a Familiar View of the Importance of Religion, the Works of Nature, Logic, Eloquence, the Passions, Matter and Motion, Magnetism, Mechanical Powers, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Optics, Acoustics, Electricity, Galvanism, Geometry, C Flattered by the reception the work has met with, and desirous of rendering it as complete as possible, the editor has in this edition, added a general Index, for the use of those who may wish to refer occasionally to any particular parts of the volume. This, he hopes, will be found a useful appendage. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # LIE9781334232701

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Slade, W.W.

Published by Philadelphia: Keystone Publishing Company, 1924 (1924)

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About this Item: Philadelphia: Keystone Publishing Company, 1924, 1924. Good/No Jacket. Revised. Octavo. 221 pages. Revision of text originally titled "The Making of a Mechanical Optician." Black cloth with gilt lettering. Wear and tear to head and tail of spine; small insect hole in cloth over rear hinge; retailer's label on front end sheet. tex ti s clean and binding is tight. Seller Inventory # 996962

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from The Artist s Guide and Mechanic s Own Book: Embracing the Portion of Chemistry Applicable to the Mechanic Arts, With Abstracts of Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Pneumatics, Optics, Astronomy and Mechanical Philosophy; Also Mechanical Exercises in Iron, Steel, Lead, Zinc, Copper, and Tin Solderi Mecaamcs generally, having risen from families In the more humble stations of society, are not much favored with school education. Yet, in their case may be seen what is common in the allotments of Providence, that an evil is attended with a correspond ing benefit. Thus, if poverty obliges many a youth to resort to the workshop for means of subsistence, instead of spending his time under tutors in obtain ing from books the elementary instruction usually es teemed necessary to usefulness in life, it is a fact well known, that most mechanical pursuits are found favorable to mental developement. The fixtures of a mill, in multitudes of cases, seem to have answered about the same purpose in this respect, as the labora tory of the chemist, or the philosophical apparatus of the college professor. Instances have been frequent that the unlettered boy has risen, step by step, guided by his own energies, till he became distinguished for science and for inventions to bless the whole range of society. And it is believed, that no class in the community is more characterized than mechanics for the best of all possible endowments, the capability and habit of thinking for themselves. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781330527108

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from The Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Manufactures, Vol. 2 of 2: Embracing Mechanical Exercises, Turning, Measuring of Timber, Architecture, Building, Mechanics, Optics, Astronomy, Pneumatics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Magnetism, Electricity, Galvanism, Chemistry, Dyeing, Bleaching, Distilling, Brewing, C Miscellaneous particulars Of the communication of magnetism The theory of magnetism Magnetical instruments. - The mariner s compass, lsl - The azimuth compass - The dipping needle, Magnetical experiments Abstract ofmagnctism. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282511142

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from A Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Knowledge: Comprising the Pure Sciences of Mathematics, Geometry, Arithmetic, Algebra, C.; The Mixed Sciences of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Optics, and Astronomy Europe, the wrecks of knowledge lay buried in the convents; mental darkness brooded over the fairest lands of Christendom, and the more active spirits wasted their energies in brutal sports and savage depredations. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781332987641

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from The Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Manufactures, Vol. 2 of 2: Embracing Mechanical Exercises, Turning, Measuring of Timber, Architecture, Building, Mechanics, Optics, Astronomy, Pneumatics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Magnetism, Electricity, Galvanism, Chemistry, Dyeing, Bleaching, Distilling, Brewing, C Miscellaneous particulars Of the communication of magnetism The theory of magnetism Magnetical instruments. - The mariner s compass, lsl - The azimuth compass - The dipping needle, Magnetical experiments Abstract ofmagnctism. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282511142

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About this Item: Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from A Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Knowledge, Vol. 2: Comprising the Pure Sciences of Mathematics, Geometry, Arithmetic, Algebra, C.; The Mixed Sciences of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Optics, and Astronomy; Experimental Philosophy; The Fine Arts; Agriculture, and Its Implement Lucas-roar in Chemistry, the room in which the artist keeps his utensils, and makes his experiments. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9780282551216

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