Leicestershire water-mills

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119 pages , colour frontispiece and many photographs maps and drawings. Publisher’s brown vinyl cloth, with darker brown letters to spine and illustration of water wheel on front cover. Dustwrapper in ggod condition. Two chapters cover watermill history and machinery, as well as three on Leics.…

de molens van zuid-holland

This coffee-table book covers the mills of Zuid-Holland, a province of the Netherlands which according to the author, contains 213 mills. Condition good, hardback, colour photos, 247 pps, written in Dutch.


Dutch language. Very good quality,196pp. with many b/w photos and illustrations, 24cm x 16cm. Predominantly on the design of windmills but also included a chapter on waterwheels.

Alles ist schon einmal dagewesen

Hardback Book in good condtion with good protected dust cover, 183pp.
Published by Roche to mark the 30th anniversary of the synthesising of Vitamin A and 20th anniversary of the marketing of Vitamin A in powder form for use in the animal feed industry.
The general subject is domestic animals…

Die Westfälische Mühlenstrasse

Hardback112 pages with 8-page English summary. A heavy book.

The book describes 28 wind and water mills in the Minden-Lübbecke district of Westphalia, out of nearly 40 in the area. Since 1978 they have featured on a mill route, designed as a tourist attraction.

There are a number of different…

Die praktische Mühlen-Baukunst

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Hardback, 260pp + 31 detailed diagrams An extremely detailed handbook, a facsimile reprint of a work first published in 1789, on the construction of both water mills and windmills.

The first part describes calculations for designing the various components. The second part is a guide to the…

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Moulin à vent et le meunier dans la société française traditionnelle

Le moulin à vent et le meunier dans la société française traditionnelle. Large hardback book in excellent condition with near fine dust jacket. French language. 23 x 28 cm 335pp, 293 illustrations mainly b/w photos and line drawings. The standard work on French windmills. A heavy book.

This copy has slight…

Meesters en molens

Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 232 pages. 11x9 inches.

Stunning colour reproductions of the great masters depictions of mills (mainly windmills with some watermills).

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Watermolens - Wassermühlen

Hardback as new with excellent dust cover 187 pages with bibliography, Text partly in Dutch and German, issued for the exhibition “Working with hydro” in two museums in Holland and Germany. Many b/w illustrations and photographs; a high quality and heavy publication.

Windmills in East Sussex

Very rare; 16pp booklet with soft covers in good condition for a 90-year old publication. Four minor pencil marks in margins

“A complete Account of every Windmill at present standing in East Sussex”

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Scottish windmills

176-page bound A4 typescript with many b/w illustrations both photographs and detailed line drawings. Each windmill is described in detail with map references etc. An index of mills by county and by tye is included. Types examined include: Tower Mills; Vaulted Tower Mills; Turret Post Mills; Orkney Wind-Powered Machines and…

Much Wenlock windmill

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Soft cover 23.5cm x 16cm. 120 pages perfect bound. Numerous b&w photographs and line drawings. Well written interpretation of this intriguing mill. Based on a detailed structural survey by the author which reveals the tower probably dates from the middle of the 17th century.

Story of Patcham mill

A most interesting guide, this booklet reads like a short social history. It details the many generations who lived and worked at the mill, as well as the historic events that occurred during its lifetime.

Included are some basic line drawings, detailing the different working parts of the mill.


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