What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
adjustable advantage allowed amount angle arranged band saws bearings belt bevel blade boiler centre chisel circular saw cloth boards coal colour combustion considerable Construction cross-cutting Crown 8vo cubic cutter D. K. Clark deal diameter disc driving Eastern U. S. edge Edition emery employed engine enlarged feed feet fire fitted fixed floor friction fuel furnace gauge gear give gullet hard wood heat Henry Law i2mo Illustrations inches iron length lubricating LUDGATE HILL mill minute mortising moulding necessary ordinary pieces pine planing planing machines Plates Practical pulleys Railway Ralph Tate reciprocating saws revised revolutions per minute saw teeth saw wheels saw-mill sawdust Scott Burn screw sharpening side soft wood speed spindle square steam tallow thickness timber tion tooth tree turbine turnery valve vertical width wood-working machinery Woodcuts
Page 23 - Chemical Analysis. THE COMMERCIAL HANDBOOK of CHEMICAL ANALYSIS ; or Practical Instructions for the determination of the Intrinsic or Commercial Value of Substances used in Manufactures, in Trades, and in the Arts. By A. NORMANDY, Author of " Practical Introduction to Rose's Chemistry," and Editor of Rose's "Treatise on Chemical Analysis.
Page 29 - A treatise which will remain a standard work on the subject as long as British agriculture endures.
Page 24 - Whether we consider the liberality and beauty of the illustrations, the charm of the writing, or the durable interest of the matter, we must express our belief that there is hardly to be found among the new books, one that would be welcomed by people of so many ages and classes as a valuable present.
Page 26 - Physical Geology," which sets forth the Leading Principles of the Science ; and " Historical Geology," which treats of the Mineral and Organic Conditions of the Earth at each successive epoch, especial reference being made to the British Series of Rocks. By RALPH TATE. With more than 250 Illustrations. Fcap. 8vo, 5*.
Page 117 - Think nought a trifle, though it small appear ; Small sands the mountain, moments make the year, And trifles life.
Page 2 - SEWER (2 PLATES); OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER RIVER LEA (3 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER MARSH LANE, NORTH WOOLWICH RAILWAY, AND Bow AND BARKING RAILWAY JUNCTION ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER Bow AND BARKING RAILWAY (3 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, BRIDGE OVER EAST LONDON WATER-WORKS' FEEDER (2 PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER RESERVOIR (a PLATES) ; OUTFALL SEWER, TUMBLING BAY AND OUTLET; OUTFALL SEWER, PENSTOCKS.
Page 13 - Edition, is. 49. Derivative Spelling-Book: Giving the Origin of Every Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages ; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation. By J. ROWBOTHAM, FRAS Improved Edition, is. 6d.
Page 8 - MINERAL SURVEYOR AND VALUER'S COMPLETE GUIDE, with new Traverse Tables, and Descriptions of Improved Instruments ; also the Correct Principles of Laying out and Valuing Mineral Properties. By WILLIAM LINTERN, Mining and Civil Engineer. 3s. 6d.t 214. SLATE AND SLATE QUARRYING, Scientific, Practical, and Commercial. By DC DAVIES, FGS, Mining Engineer, 8tc.