The Marine Steam Engine

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End of Line (Special Book) 

The Marine Steam Engine: A treatise for engineering students, young engineers, and officers of the Royal Navy and Mercantile Marine. 

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co, London

Publication Date: 1916

Binding: Hardcover, green cloth 

Book Condition: Fine. The spine is peeling away from the book and the edges of the front and back cover are worn. Inside, the pages are discoloured but you can still see the text and diagrams clearly. 

This copy was personally kept by the engineering department library of the Battleship H.M.S. "Ramillies" from September 1917 until 1939. Then it was given to the owners uncle chief Petty Officer R Cheeseman who worked in the boiler room department as obsolete material. H.M.S Ramillies of the Royal Oak class served until 1948 when she was broken up. 

502pp including dozens of black and white illustrations. Discusses all aspects of the engineering of marine steam engines including propellers