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Crane Handbook

By: Dickie, D.E.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto,ON, Construction Safety Association of Ontario: 1975

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009609

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. DJ taped to endpapers. Signed by L. Sylvester, General Manager, and G.J. Samson, Executive Director. Part I treats of Mobile Cranes, while Part II deals with Tower Cranes. It is intended as a working guide for training personnel and as a standard guide for the same use of cranes. Large format will need extra postage. 304 pp. plus blank note pages. View more info

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The Road to the Isle; "the World's Deepest Causeway"

By: Doucet, L.J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, N.S., Canso Crossing Association: 1955

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 005000

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original pictorial cover booklet. The Canso Causeway connects Cape Breton Island with Nova Scotia, thus taking half an hour off the time required to make the trip. The idea of a bridge had been tossed about for years as a means of shortening the crossing time required by ferries. Finally, in 1955 the causeway was completed. Map centrefold. About 44 pp. View more info

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Drawing and Railroad-Engineering Calculations

By: Editorial Staff

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pa., International Textbook Company: 1928

Seller ID: 002328

Condition: Very Good


Original red half-cloth on green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name, "Spr. J.L. Fowler, Royal Can. Engineers, 1940". If you ever want to build a railway, this is the book for you! Algebra, Drawing, Transition Spiral, and Earthwork covered in detail. Except for owner's name, the book is clean, unmarked, and sound. Approx. 250 pp. Marbled endpapers. View more info

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Drawing

By: Editorial Staff, International Correspondence Schools

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scranton, International Textbook Company: 1928

Edition: 171C

Seller ID: 000212

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth, no DJ. Handsome gilded spine. Minor swelling of corner and fading of right edge, but still Very Good. P.O.N. Treats of Geometrical, Mechanical, and Advanced Mechanical Drawing as well as Sketching. 348 illustrations. Marbled EPs. 462 pp. in separately-paginated sections. View more info

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Standard Instrumentation Questions and Answers; For Production-processes Control (Volume II Control Systems)

By: Elonka, Stephen Michael / Parsons, Alonzo Ritter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1962

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005871

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Saint John Technical Institute Library stamp. Card pocket removed. Information handling systems, Automatic control system characteristics, Pneumatic operated automatic control systems, Electric and electronic operated automatic control systems, Program, ratio, and cascade control systems, Final control actuators and elements, Process computers, Educational opportunities. No writing or damage. 482 pp. View more info

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Essays on Museums

By: Flower, Sir William Henry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press: 1972

Edition: Reprint of 1898 Work

Seller ID: 011580

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. Museum Organization. Modern Museums. Local Museums. School Museums. Boys' Museums. Booth Museum. Museum of the Royal Colllege of Surgeons of England. Biology. Anthropology. Biographical Sketches. 394 pp. View more info

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Practical Geometry and Perspective Projection (Revised)

By: Frayn, Clarence V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Renouf Publishing Co.: 1945

Edition: Second Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011230

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. St. Martin's library stamp. Previous owners' names. Cover corner bent. 124 pp. View more info

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How to Make and Set Nets or The Technology of Netting

By: Garner, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Fishing News (Books) Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007408

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing and no damage. Mesh Size, Net Making Machines, Loom Planning, Shaping Netting, Hanging Netting, Seine Net Patterns, Trawls, Pound Nets, Surround Nets, Appendix, Dictionary of Fishing Gear and Terminology, and Commercial Announcements. 40 diagrams plus Appendix and Charts. 95 pp. plus ads. View more info

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The World Encyclopedia of Locomotives

By: Garratt, Colin

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Acropolis/ Book Express: 1997

Edition: First (Number Line Begins in 1)

Seller ID: 006838

ISBN: 1859674550

Condition: Near Fine


Original laminated paper boards. Gift note. DJ duplicates cover. All kinds of engines and trains in use around the world, and powered by steam, Diesel, or electricity. 256 pp. View more info

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A Practical Treatise on Roads, Streets, and Pavements

By: Gillmore, Q.A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1890

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 010916

Condition: Good Plus


Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Cover grubby and edges worn. Interior clean with no writing or underlines. The author was serving with the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, at time of publication, with other publications to his credit. Location and Grades of Country Roads; Earthwork, Drainage, and Transverse Form of Country Roads; Road Coverings; Maintenance and Repairs of Roads; Streets and Street Pavements; Sidewalks and Footpaths; Tramways and Street Railw... View more info

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Learning Networks: A Field Guide to Teaching and Learning Online

By: Harasim, Hiltz, Teles, and Turoff

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004324

ISBN: 0262082365

Condition: Near Fine


Original black cloth on boards. DJ in yellow, blue, and black. Previous owner's name the only fault. Everything you need to know about teaching and learning on the net. 329 pp. including index. View more info

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Mechanical Equipment of Buildings, Volume I; Heating and Ventilation

By: Harding, Louis Allen/ Willard, Arthur Cutts

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1929

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 006347

Condition: Good


Original black faux leather on flexible boards. A "bible" on the subject by one of the most productive of the technical publishers. Dated but still useful, it even touches on solar heating of water. Previous owner's name. Covers broken as result of bending, but still intact. 963 pp. View more info

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The New Zealand Herald Manual of Journalism

By: Hardingham, John (Ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wellington, N.Z., A.H. And A.W. Reed: 1967

Edition: First Published 1967

Seller ID: 001048

Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Pictorial DJ . Both very good. "Designed particularly for New Zealand journalists at the cadet and junior levels and for students who contemplate a newspaper career."- DJ. Crisp and clean. 259 pp. View more info

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Palaeography and Forgery

By: Hector, L.C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London and York, St. Anthony's Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011656

Condition: Very Good


18-page stapled booklet, St. Anthony's Hall Publications No. 15. (Borthwick Institute of Historical Research). Previous owner's name stamp. No other writing. Four plates. View more info

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Computational Solid State Physics

By: Herman, Dalton, and Koehler (Eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Plenum Press: 1972

Seller ID: 004450

ISBN: 0306305836

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green paper boards. Pictorial DJ. A volume in the IBM Research Symposia Series. The proceedings of an international symposium held October 6-8 in Wildbad, Germany. Scribbled-out name, NSERC, and Sept. 82 on title page are the only writing. No damage. 450 pp. View more info

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Graphics and Structural Design; Second Edition

By: Hess, H.D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1915

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 001763

Condition: Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Pictorial label, War Service Library, on cover. Bottom outside corner of front free endpaper missing. Document pocket inside back cover empty. Faint previous owner's name and library stamp. OW virtually unmarked and quite sound. Materials, graphics, stresses, girders, foundations, chimneys, bins, walls, roofs, and myriad other topics are covered. 436 pp. with index. View more info

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Modern Wiring Diagrams and Descriptions

By: Horstmann, Henry C./ Tousley, Victor H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Frederick J. Drake: 1918

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002838

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth with gilt lettering on boards. Previous owner's name and minimal notes front and back endpapers. Interior perfectly clean. Circuits, alarms, electric gas lighting, batteries, wattmeters, DC motors, Auto, gas engines, generators, motors, transformers, armatures, testing, tables, signs. 293 pp. plus index. View more info

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Museums Association; Report of Proceedings ; Eleventh Annual General Meeting; Canterbury; 1900

By: Howarth, E. (Ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Dulau and Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 011579

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Canterbury and the Royal Museum; Hastings Museum; Horniman Museum; Norwich Castle Museum; Reproduction of Art Objects. Photography. Finances. 157 pp. plus Catalog of Exhibition Supplies. Hinges starting to crack. View more info

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A List of London Bookbinders 1648-1815

By: Howe, Ellic

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bibliographical Society: 1950

Edition: First

Seller ID: 008837

Condition: Very Good


Original grey paper boards. Most top edges uncut. No writing or damage. 105 pp. View more info

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The London Compositor; Documets Relating to Wages, Working Conditions and Customs of the London Printing Trade 1785-1900

By: Howe, Ellic (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bibliographical Society: 1947

Seller ID: 008836

Condition: Very Good


Original tan paper boards. Pressmen's Scales, Apprenticeship, Compositors, Disputes, First Composing Machine Scales. Appendix. Index. 528 pp. View more info