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MATHEMATICAL TABLES, for Trigonometrical, Astronomical and Nautical Calculations; to which is prefixed a Treatise on Logarithms. By Henry Law, C.E. Together with a Series of Tables for Navigation and Nautical Astronomy. By J. R. Young, formerly Professor of Mathematics in Belfast College. New Edition. 12mo, 4.s. cloth boards.
Navigation (Practical), with Tables.
PRACTICAL NAVIGATION : consisting of the Sailor's Sea-Book, by James Greenwood and W. H. Rosser ; together with the requisite Mathematical and Nautical Tables for the Working of the Problems. By Henry Law, C.E., and Professor J. R. Young. Illustrated with numerous Wood Engravings and Coloured Plates, 12mo, 7s. strongly half bound in leather.
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MASTING, MAST-MAKING, AND RIGGING OF SHIPS. By
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ARCHITECTURE, BUILDING, ETC. Construction.
THE SCIENCE of BUILDING : An Elementary Treatise on the Principles of Construction. By E. Wyndham Tarn, M.A., Architect. With 58 Wood Engravings. Second Edition, revised and enlarged, including an entirely new chapter on the Nature of Lightning, and the Means of Protecting Buildings from its Violence. Crown 8vo, 7s. 6d. cloth.
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A BOOK ON BUILDING, CIVIL AND ECCLESIASTICAL, Including Church Restoration. By Sir Edmund Beckett, Bart., LL.D., Q.C., F.R.A.S. Author of "Clocks and Watches and Bells," etc. l2mo, 5s. cloth boards. "A book which is always amusing and nearly always instructive. We are able very cordially to recommend all persons to read it for themselves. " - Times.
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A HANDY BOOK of VILLA ARCHITECTURE; being a Series of Designs for Villa Residences in various Styles. With Detailed Specifications and Estimates. By C. Wickes, Architect, Author of "The Spires and Towers of the Mediaeval Churches of England," etc. 30 Plates, 4to, half morocco, gilt edges, 1l. 1s. Also an Enlarged edition of the above. 61 Plates, with Detailed Specifications, Estimates, etc. 2/. 2s. half morocco.
THE ARCHITECT'S GUIDE : Being a Text-book of Useful Information for Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, Contractors, Clerks of Works, etc. By F. Rogers. Cr. 8vo, 6s. cloth.
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