Antique Instruction Manual: Indicator Practice and Steam-Engine Economy by Frank F. Hemenway Hardcover 1889 John Wiley & Sons


Title: Indicator Practice and Steam-Engine Economy

Author: Frank F. Hemenway

Description: Book has bumping and a little wear at extremities; pages are free of marks; binding is sound; tiny chip to fore edge of ffep; a bit of rubbing to rear surface. Brown boards with gilt title on spine.

Originally published in 1885, this is the Third Edition from 1889. Original copies are scarce. Fully illustrated. "With plain directions for attaching the indicator, taking diagrams, computing the horsepower, drawing the theoretical curve, calculating steam consumption, determining economy, locating derangement of valves and making all desired deductions; also tables required in making the necessary computation, and an outline of current practice in testing steam-engines and boilers."

Includes a four page index. Ten pages of advertising at the back for other books on steam and gas engines.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Place: New York

Year: 1889

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 5.25 x 8.75 inches.

Pages: 184 pages + advertising in rear.

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