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ELLIOT. EUROPEAN LIGHT-HOUSE SYSTEMS.
Being a Report of a Tour of Inspection
made in 1873. By Major George H. Elliot,
U. S. Engineers. 51 engravings and 21
wood-cuts. 8vo, Oloth, . . .
. $5 00 SWEET. SPECIAL REPORT ON COAL. By S. H.
Sweet. With Maps. 8vo, cloth, . COLBURN. GAS WORKS OF LONDON. By Zerah
Colburn. 12mo, boards, . . . . WALKER. NOTES ON SCREW PROPULSION, its
Rise and History. By Capt. W. H. Walker,
U.S. Navy. 8vo, cloth, . . . . .
POOK. METHOD OF PREPARING THE LINES AND
DRAUGHTING VESSELS PROPELLED BY SAIL
OR STEAM, including a Chapter on Laying-
off on the Mould-loft Floor. By Samuel
M. Pook, Naval Constructor. Illustrated.
8vo, cloth, . .
5 00 SAELTZER. TREATISE ON ACOUSTICs in connec
tion with Ventilation. By Alexander
Saeltzer. 12mo, cloth, · · ·
2 00 EASSIE. A HAND-BOOK FOR THE USE OF CON
TACTORS, Builders, Architects, Engineers,
Tiniber Merchants, etc., with information
for drawing up Designs and Estimates.
250 illustrations. 8vo, cloth, . . . 1 50 SCHUMANN. A MANUAL OF HEATING AND VEN•
TILATION IN ITS PRACTICAL APPLICATION
for the use of Engineers and Architects,
embracing a series of Tables and Formula
for dimensions of heating, flow and return
Pipes for steain and hot water boilers, flues,
etc. eto By F Schumann, C. E., U. S.
Treasury Department 12mo. Illustrated
Full roan, . . . . . . . . 1 50 TONER. DICTIONARY OF ELEVATIONS AND
CLIMATIC REGISTER OF TEE UNITED STATES.
By J. M. Toner, M D 810. Paper, $3.00;
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PLYMPTON. THE STAR FINDER OR PLANISPHERE,
WITH MOVABLE HORIZON. Arranged by Prof.
G, W, Plympton, A. M. Printed in colors on
fine card-board, and in accordance with Proc-
tor's Star Atlas, , , , , , , $100
CALDWELL & BRENEMAN. MANUAL OF INTRO
DUCTORY CHEMICAL PRACTICE, for the use of
Students in Colleges and Normal and High
Schools. By Prof. George C. Caldwell, and A.
A, Breneman, of Cornell University. Second
edition, revised and corrected. 8vo, cloth, il-
lustrated, New and enlarged edition, . . 1 50
SCOFFERN, TRURAN, Etc. THE USEFUL METALS
AND THEIR ALLOYS, emploved in the conver-
sion of Iron, Copper, Tin, Zinc, Antimony,and
Lead ores, with their applications to the In-
dustrial Arts, By John Scoffern, William Tru-
ran, etc. Fifth edition, 8vo, half-calf, . , 375
ROSE. THE PATTERN MAKER'S ASSISTANT, em
bracing Lathe Work, Branch Work, Core Work,
Sweep Work, and Practical Gear Constructions,
the Preparation and Use of Tools, together
with a large collection of useful and valuable
Tables. By Joshua Rose, M. E, Ilustrated
with 250 engravings. 8vo, cloth, , ,
SCRIBNER. ENGINEERS' AND MECHANICS' COM
PANION, comprising United States Weights
and Measures ; Mensuration of Superfices and
Solids ; Tables of Squares and Cnbes; Square
and Cube Roots ; Circumference and Areas of
Circles; the Mechanical Powers; Centers of
Gravity ; Gravitation of Bodies; Pendulums;
Specific Gravity of Bodies ; Strength, Weight,
and Crush of Materials; Water Wheels : Hy-
drostatics ; Hydraulics ; Statics ; Centers of
Percussion and Gyration ; Friction Heat ; Ta.
bles of the Weight of Metals; Scantling, etc.;
Steam and the Steam Engine. By J. M, Scrib.
ner, A, M. 18th ed. revised, 16mo, full morocco, 150
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SCRIBNER. ENGINEERS' CONTRACTORS' AND SUR
VEYORS' Pocket TABLE-Book: Comprising
Logarithms of Numbers, Logarithmic Signs
and Tangents, Natural Signs and Natural Tan-
gents, the Traverse Table, and a full and com-
plete set of Excavation and Embankment Ta-
bles, together with numerous other valuable
tables for Engineers, etc. By T, M, Scribner,
A. M, 10th ed. revised, 16mo, full morocco, $1 50
EDDY. RESEARCHES IN GRAPHICAL STATICS,
embracing New Constructions in Graphical
Statics, a new General Method in Graphical
Statics, and the Theory of Internal Stress in
Graphical Statics. By Prof. Henry T. Eddy,
of the University of Cincinnati, 8vo, cloth,
HUXLEY, BARKER, Etc. HALF HOURS WITH
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SHUNK. THE FIELD ENGINEER. A handy book
of Practice in the Survey. Location, and Track-
work of Railroads, containing a large collection
of Rules and Tables, original and selected, ap-
plicable to both the Standard and Narrow
Gauge, and prepared with special reference to
the wants of the Young Engineer. By Wm,
Findlay Shunk, C, E., Chief Engineer of the
Construction of the Metropolitan Elevated
Railroad. (In Press.) 12mo, morocco,
ADAMS. SEWERS AND DRAINS FOR POPULOUS
DISTRICTS. Embracing Rules and Formulas
for the dimensions and construction of works
of Sanitary Engineers. By Julius Adams, C.E.
(In Press.) 8vo, cloth.
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WANKLYN. MILK ANALYSIS. A Practical
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its Derivatives, Cream, Butter, and
Cheese. By J. Alfred Wanklyn, M.R.C.
S. 12mo, cloth, . . . . $1 00 RICE & JOHNSON. ON A NEW METHOD OF OB
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tonian Conception of Rates or Velocities.
By J. Minot Rice, Prof. of Mathematics, U.
S. Navy, and W. Woolsey Johnson, Prof. of
Mathemathics, St. John's College, Anna-
olis. 12mo, paper.
50 COFFIN. NAVIGATION AND NAUTICAL AS
TRONOMY. Prepared for the use of the U.
S. Naval Academy. By J. H. C. Coffin,
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Fifth editiou. 12mo, cloth,
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