An Appreciation of Two Great Workers in Hydraulics

By: Walter G. Kent

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Privately published. Pictorial cloth cover. Decorative linen pages sewn to binding. Rear cover shows minor scuffing, very minor dampstaining on several pages. Paper tipped in to front flyleaf states, "With the Author's Compliments." A concise summary of the achievements of two notable hydraulic engineers (Venturi and Herschel) and importance of their contributions to the field. An very interesting read. 34 pages, including B&W photographs and drawings. Ex-libris, John Sinkankas with his bookplate on inside front cover. This publication was acquired as part of a large purchase of ephemera that had been in the inventory of John Sinkankas (PeriLithon Books) after his passing.

Title: An Appreciation of Two Great Workers in Hydraulics

Author Name: Walter G. Kent

Categories: Mechanical Engineering, History of Technology, Biographies, Books with a Pedigree,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, England, Blades Easy & Blades: 1912

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 0.60 Pound

Seller ID: 000145

Keywords: John Sinkankas, Giovanni Battista Venturi, Venturi, Clemens Herschel, Herschel, hydraulics, engineering, fluid, dynamics, physics, mathematics.,