Textbook of illuminating engineering

Catalogue Number: 1043
Textbook of illuminating engineering
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: WALSH John W T
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1947
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: London
Publisher/Manufacturer: Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons Ltd
Description Of Item: Original red cloth cover, 191 pages and 4 unnumbered pages of book advertisements, 135 figures in text.
Historical Significance: Walsh (1891-1962) was an influential illuminating engineer in the UK in the mid 20th C. He wrote several important books including The elementary principles of lighting & photometry, 1923, Textbook of illuminating engineering (intermediate grade) 1954, Photometry 1958 and The science of daylight. 1961. See also Cat No 1042
How Acquired: Ex Nathan Library
Date Acquired: Nov 2008
Condition: Fair. Spine repaired
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note

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