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1 HADFIELD, Charles British Canals
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1969, 
HADFIELD, Charles. British Canals : An Illustrated History. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1969. Pp. 291 + 20 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 3097. A history of the emergence of canals in Britain, and their importance in progressing British society and industry. Vg in dj. 25.00

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2 HADFIELD, Charles Canals of the West Midlands. 2nd Edition in dustjacket
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, Devon, 1969, 
HADFIELD, Charles. The Canals of the West Midlands. Newton Abbot, Devon: David & Charles, 1969. Second UK Edition. Pp. 352. With sixteen plates and twenty text illustrations and maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Toy 3104. "Here is the history of many well known canals and river navigations including the Trent & Mersey, Macclesfield, Staffodshire & Worcestershire, Worcestershire & Birmingham. the waters that were later amalgamated into the Shropshire Union system, the tugboat canals of Shropshire with their inclined planes tocarry boats from one level to another and the great Birmingham area and the Blackcountry." - from the dj. Chapters : Part One - to 1790. 1. Three Rivers; 2 . The Grand Trunk; 3. The Line to Bristol; 4. Beginnings round Birmingham. Part Two - 1790-1845. 5. ; 6. ; 7. The River Severn; 8. The Tributaries of the Severn; 9. The Canals of East Shropshire; 10. The Ellesmere and Its Connections; 11.The Grand Trunk and the Macclesfield. Part Two - 1845-1947. 12. The Grand Trunk Continues; 13. The Shropshire Union; 14. Birmingham and Stourbridge. With appendices, notes, and index. Tail of spine bumped, three small red smudges to the first few pages, top edge speckled, else very goodin dustjacket (short tear to outer dj front hinge, dj spine faded). 75.00

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3 EYRE, Frank and Charles HADFIELD Britain in Pictures HADFIELD, Charles English Rivers and Canals. in dj
Collins, 1945, 
EYRE, Frank and Charles HADFIELD. English Rivers and Canals. With 8 plates in colour and 19 illustrations in black & white. L.: Collins, 1945. Pp 48. 8vo, printed boards. Toy 3067. In the Britain in Pictures series. Edges andspine ends worn, else vg in chipped dj. 25.00

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4 SINGER, Charles, [et al.], (eds.) HADFIELD, Charles LETHBRIDGE, T.C. TAYLOR, E.G.R. History of Technology. Library of Science Edition 5 vol set in djs
Oxford University Press, 1957, 1957 
SINGER, Charles, [et al.], (eds.). A History of Technology. Five Volume Set. Oxford University Press, 1957-1959. Library of Science Edition. Large 8vo, blue cloth. The sections of maritime interest are given below.

Volume I. From Early Times to Fall of Ancient Empires. (October 1957). Pp 827, frontis. + plates 1-36. Illustrations, maps in text. Chapter 28 "Boats and Ships"' by Adrian Digby (pp.730-743).

Volume II. The Mediterranean Civilizations and the Middle Ages c. 700 B.C. to c. A.D. 1500. (October 1957). Pp 802, frontis. + plates 37-80. Illustrations, maps in text. Chapter 16 "Shipbuilding"' (pp.563-588) by T.C. Lethbridge; as well as a section "Harbours, Docks,and Lighthouses" (pp.516-524) by R.G. Goodchild.

Volume III. From the Renaissance to the Industrial Revolution c. 1500-c. 1750. (1958). Pp 766, frontis. + plates 1-32. Illustrations, maps in text. Chapter 18 "Ships and Shipbuilding"' (pp.471-500) by G.P.B. Naish; Chapter 19 "Cartography, Survey, and Navigation to 1400" (pp.501-529) by Singer, Derek J. Price, and E.G.R. Taylor; Chapter 20 "Cartography, Survey, and Navigation 1400-1750" (pp.530-557) by E.G.R. Taylor; Chapter 22 "Precision Instruments: to 1500" (pp.582-619) by Derek J. Price; Chapter 23 "The Manufacture of Scientific Instruments from c. 1500 to c. 1700" (pp.620-647) by Derek J. Price; Chapter 24 "Mechanical Timekeepers" (pp.648-675) by H. Alan Lloyd; Chapter 17 "Canals and River Navigations before 1750" (pp.438-470) by A.W. Skempton.

Volume IV. The Industrial Revolution c. 1750-c. 1850. (1958). Pp 728, frontis. + plates 1-48. Illustrations, maps in text. Chapter 19 "Ship-Building"' (pp.574-595) by Gordon Naish, with a special half-page section for the Lloyd's Register; Chapter 20 "Cartography" (pp.596-628) by R.A. Skelton with its Section V "Hydrography and Oceanography" (pp.615-620); Chapter 21 "Dredging" (pp.629-643) by G. Doorman; Chapter 6 "The Steam-Engine to 1830" by H.W. Dickinson (pp.168-198); "Fish Preservation" (pp.44-54) by C.L. Cutting, with "A Note on Whaling" (pp.55-63) by L. Harrison Matthews; Chapter 18, Part I "Canals: Inland Waterways outside Britain" (pp.548-562) by Roger Pilkington; Chapter 18, Part II "Canals: Inland Waterways of the British Isles" (pp.563-573) by Charles Hadfield.

Volume V. The Late Nineteenth Century c. 1850-c. 1900. (1959). Pp 888, frontis. + plates 1-44. Illustrations, maps in text. Chapter 16 "Ship-Building"' (pp.350-390) by A.M. Robb; Chapter 19 "Cartography and Aids to Navigation" (pp.438-465) by D.H. Fryer; Chapter 7 "The Marine Steam-Engine" (pp.141-156) by H. Philip Spratt.

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5 SINGER, Charles, [et al.], (eds.) HADFIELD, Charles SKELTON, R.A. NASH, Gordon History of Technology. Volume 4. The Industrial Revolution c. 1750-c. 1850.First Edition in dustjacket.
Oxford University Press, New York and London, 1958, 
SINGER, Charles, [et al.], (eds.). A History of Technology. Volume IV. The Industrial Revolution c. 1750-c. 1850. New York and London : Oxford University Press, 1958. First Edition. Pp 6),[v]-xxxiii,(1),[1]-728, frontispiece + plates 1-48. Illustrations, maps in text. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Of nautical interest: Chapter 19 "Ship-Building"' (pp.574-595) by Gordon Naish, with a special half-page section for the Lloyd's Register; Chapter 20 "Cartography" (pp.596-628) by R.A. Skelton with its Section V "Hydrography and Oceanography" (pp.615-620); Chapter 21 "Dredging" (pp.629-643) by G. Doorman; Chapter 6 "The Steam-Engine to 1830" by H.W. Dickinson (pp.168-198); "Fish Preservation" (pp.44-54) by C.L. Cutting, with "A Note on Whaling" (pp.55-63) by L. Harrison Matthews; Chapter 18, Part I "Canals: Inland Waterways outside Britian" (pp.548-562) by Roger Pilkington; Chapter 18, Part II "Canals: Inland Waterways of the British Isles" (pp.563-573) by Charles Hadfield. Full Contents : PART I. PRIMARY PRODUCTION. 1 PARTI AGRICULTURE: FARM IMPLEMENTS (by Olga Beaumont and J. W. Y. Higs). 1 PAR T II AGRICULTURE: TECHNIQUES OF FARMINGG (by E. Fussell). 2. ISH PRESERVATION (by C. L. Cutting), with A NOTE ON WHALING (by L. Harrison Matthews). 3 METAL AND COAL MINING, 1750-1875 (by J. A. S. Ritson). 4 PART I EXTRACTION AND PRODUCTION OF METALS: IRON AND STEEL (by H. R. Schubert). 4 PART II EXTRACTION AND PRODUCTION OF METALS: NON-FERROUS METALS (by F. W. Gibbs). PARTII. FORMS OF ENERGY. 5 POWER TO 1850 (by R. J. Forbes). 6 THE STEAM-ENGINE TO 1830 (by H. W. Dickinson). 7 WATERMILLS c 1500-c 1850 (by A. Stowers). PART III. MANUFACTURE. 8 PART I THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY: DEVELOPMENTS IN CHEMICAL THEORY AND PRACTICE (by E. J. Holmyard). 8 PART II THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY: INTERACTION WITH THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (by A. and N. L. Clow). 9 GAS FOR LIGHT AND HEAT (by Sir Arthur Elton). 10 PART I THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY:MACHINERY FOR COTTON, FLAX, WOOL, 1760-1850 (by Julia de L. Mann). 10 PART II THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY: SILK PRODUCTION AND MANUFACTURE, 1750-1900 (by W. English). 11 CERAMICS FROM THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY TO THE RISE OF THE STAFFO RDSHIRE POTTERIES (by A. and N. L. Clow). 12 GLASS (by L. M. Angus-Butterworth). 13 PRECISION MECHANICS (by Maurice Daumas). 14 MACHINE-TOOLS (by K. R. Gilbert). PART IV. STATIC ENGINEERING. 15 BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION (by S. B. Hamilton). 16 PART I SANITARY ENGINEERING: WATER-SUPPLY (by J. Kennard). 16 PART II SANITARY ENGINEERING: SANITATION (by J. Rawlinson). PART V. COMMUNICATIONS. 17 ROADS TO c 1900 (by R. J. Forbes). 18 PART I CANALS: INLAND WATERWAYS OUTSIDE BRITAIN (by Roger Pilkington). PART II CANALS: INLAND WATERWAYS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (by Charles Hadfield). 19 SHIP-BUILDING (by George Naish). 20 CARTOGRAPHY (by R. A. Skelton). 21 DREDGING (by G. Doorman). 22 TELEGRAPHY (by G. R. M. Garratt). PART VI. SCIENTIFIC BASIS OF TECHNOLOGY. 23 THE BEGINNINGS OF THE CHANGE FROM CRAFT MYSTERYTO SCIENCE AS A BASIS FOR TECHNOLOGY (by A. R. J. P. Ubbelohde). Very good in browned and rubbed dustjacket. 40.00

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6 CLEW, Kenneth R. HADFIELD, Charles (foreword) Kennet and Avon Canal. in dj.
David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1968, 
CLEW, Kenneth R. The Kennet and Avon Canal : An Illustrated History. With 30 plates and 20 text illustrations including maps ; and a foreword by Charles Hadfield. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, (1968). Pp. 206, frontis., +16 p. of plates. 8vo, pale green cloth. Toy 3030. "The Kennet & Avon Canal spans southern England from Bristol to the Thames at Reading. Opened in 1810 at a cost of a million pounds, its barges and narrow boats busily exchanged goods between London and the west, and provided the Avon Valley and the Vale of White Horse with coal from the Somerset mines." - from the dj. Vg in rubbed dj. 40.00

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7 PHILLIPS, John HADFIELD, Charles, intro. Phillips' Inland Navigation. repr of 5th ed ex-lib in dj.
David & Charles Reprints, 1970, 
PHILLIPS, John. Phillips' Inland Navigation : A Reprint of A General History of Inland Navigation, Foreign and Domestic; Containing a Complete Account of the Canals already Executed in England with Considerations on those Proposed. With a New Introduction by Charles Hadfield. (Newton Abbot): David & Charles Reprints, (1970). Reprint of the fifth edition, 1805. Pp 598. 8vo, blue cloth. Ex-library (pouch, spine label, inkstamps), ffep gone, shelfwear, else vg. 60.00

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