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Ancient and Medieval Dyes

By: Leggett, William F.

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y., Chemical Publishing Co, Inc.: 1944

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005838

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. DJ nicked head and foot of spine. Price $2.25 originally. 18 vegetable dyes, 4 animal dyes, and mineral dyes are briefly described. The author was Associate Editor of Rayon Textile Monthly and Author of The Story of Linen, which we have listed separately.95 pp. including bibliography. View more info

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The Gospel According To Saint John; Edited in Pronouncing Orthography

By: Leigh, Edwin (Ed.)

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Printed for the Editor: 1873

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010919

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. No writing. Tiny crimp to head of spine. Faint cup ring. The Gospel of John is printed in full with assigned pronunciation for every letter. Approx. 80 pp. View more info

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Modern Engineering Theory and Practice: Civil; Mechanical; Electrical; Chemical; Aeronautics

By: Levy, Hyman (Ed.)/Bailey, C.E.G.(Ed.)

Price: $160.00 USD

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd.: 1935

Seller ID: 001679

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth with embossed titles on boards. No DJ. The Modern University on spine. A very broad selection of articles grouped under ten headings, with index. 511 pp. View more info

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The North American Assault on the Canadian Forest; with Studies of the Forest Industries of British Columbia and the Maritime Provinces

By: Lower, A.R.M./ Carrothers, W.A./ Saunders, S.A.

Price: $95.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1938

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004080

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. One trifold map showing railways and canals of Eastern Canada bound in. Four additional maps. Laid in is a typed, single-spaced manuscript of 8 pages, presumably used as an address at a meeting of forestry officials. The text of the laid-in speech identifies the writer as the Assistant Timber Controller of the Maritimes from 1940-1946, and the date is Nov., 1946. The text of the speech credits Canada Veneers Ltd. of Saint John, N.B., as the largest manufacturer of hardwood veneers in the world in 1943 and 1944. This is a critically-important book in th... View more info

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Early Book Illustration in Spain

By: Lyell, James P.R.

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: London, Grafton & Co.: 1926

Edition: First ( No Additional printings) Limited

Seller ID: 005766

Condition: Very Good


Original pumpkin cloth backed in beige cloth on boards. Very large book will need extra postage. Number 454 of 500 copies. Purports to be the first book ever to deal with the subject of 15th and 16th Century Spanish illustration. Hundreds of illustrations. One bookplate and one small previous owner's stamp and signature. No other writing or damage. Top edges gilt. Front and foot untrimmed. 331 pp. View more info

Image for Inside Island Heritage Homes; Two Hundred Years of Domestic Architecture on Prince Edward Island

Inside Island Heritage Homes; Two Hundred Years of Domestic Architecture on Prince Edward Island

By: MacNutt, James W.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, Formac Publishing Co., Ltd.: 2008

Seller ID: 008918

Condition: Near Fine


Original photo cover trade paperback. No writing or damage. 19 styles pictured and described. 128 pp. View more info

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Automatic Control for Power and Process

By: Manifold, George O.

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill: 1964

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 001770

Condition: Very Good


Original tan cloth with yellow lettering on boards. DJ has minor scrapes and edge chips. SEE PHOTO. "A technician-oriented text for workers at all levels of training." - DJ. Principles, elements, computers, controllers, transducers, flow measurement, relays, valves, dampers, initial adjustment, startup, other types of systems, and analog computers are some of the subjects covered. Problems at the end of each chapter test reader comprehension. 259 pp. with index. View more info

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Collected Papers of Wallace Hume Carothers on High Polymeric Substances

By: Mark, H./Whitby, G. Stafford (Eds.)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Interscience Publishers, Inc.: 1940

Seller ID: 007617

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Exceptionally clean. Studies on Polymerization and Ring Formation, Acetylene Polymers and Their Derivatives, Miscellaneous Papers. Volume I of High Polymers, A Series of Monographs on the Chemistry, Physics and Technology of High Polymeric Substances. 459 pp., including index. View more info

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Design and Construction of Asphalt Pavements

By: Martin, J. Rogers / Wallace, Hugh A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1958

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004839

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue cloth on boards. Exceptionally clean and sound. No writing or damage. Types of asphalt pavements; Petroleum asphalts; Mineral aggregates; Design of hot-mix asphaltic concrete; Construction of hot-mix asphaltic pavement; Asphalt pavements and bases employing liquid asphalts; Asphalt surface treatments and seal coats; Reconstruction of old pavements; Design of the flexible system; Testing exercises; Appendices; Index. 305 pp. View more info

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Modern Church Architecture; with 50 Illustrations of Modern Foreign Churches

By: Maufe, Edward

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Incorporated Church Building Society: 1948

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006914

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Publication details on cover except date, which is taken from Foreword. Bookplate and Withdrawn stamp of Surrey County Library. Hand soil to cover and very small rip in head of front joint. Exteriors of some churches and interiors of others. 69 pp. including ads. View more info

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Niagara in Politics; A Critical Account of the Ontario Hydro-Electric Commission

By: Mavor, James

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 009745

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Inscribed and signed "Best regards, W. Mavor." This is believed to be James Watt Mavor, Jr., 1923-2006, son of the author. No other writing and no damage. At any rate, should contain lots of fodder for armchair politicians of any stripe. 255 pp. with index. View more info

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At the Cutting Edge: The Crisis in Canada's Forests (Signed)

By: May, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books, Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 003555

ISBN: 1-55013-832-4

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo cover trade paperback. Foreword by Farley Mowat. Afterword by Glen W. Davis. A province-by-province report on our forests. Inscription and signature by the author. 294 pp. plus ads. View more info

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Design and Planning of Research and Clinical Laboratory Facilities

By: Mayer, Leonard

Price: $105.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1995

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002269

ISBN: 0-471-30623-1

Condition: As New


Original maroon plasticized cloth on boards. No marks or damage to book or DJ. Planning, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, animal facility, laboratory, appendices, glossary, standard forms, and index. 525 pp. View more info

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Not for the Glory; A History of the Moncton Fire Department

By: McCaughey, Pamela

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., Moncton Fire Department Historical Society: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004725

ISBN: 0919488722

Condition: Very Good


Original colour pictorial cover trade paperback. Lots of photos. 351 pp. Brief unsigned inscription, with no other writing and no damage. View more info

Introduction to Modern Physics

By: McGervey, John D.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Orlando, FL, Academic Press: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 006370

ISBN: 0124835600

Condition: Good Plus


Original illustrated brown plasticized paper boards. Title page missing. One underline only in the Preface, otherwise clean and unmarked. Covers edge-abraded. The author suggests that Chapters Three through Ten can be used as a one-semester undergraduate course in Quantum Mechanics, with the remaining chapters providing illustrative examples. Or, perhaps it could help anyone new to the field to gain a basic understanding. 756 pp. including index. Heavy book will need more postage. View more info

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Jane's Surface Skimmers; Hovercraft and Hydrofoils

By: McLeavy, Roy (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1972

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 005945

ISBN: 07 032164 7

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ has one short top edge tear (repaired). No writing. Large format, heavy book will need extra postage. An international survey of Skimmer technology for military and civil application. Yes, you can buy your Exocet all-weather, anti-ship missiles here ! How about "A Magic Carpet for Modern Persia; For Strike and Off-shore Interception with Surface-to-surface Weapon Systems" ? My first exposure to blatant advertising for military purposes. Air cushion vehicles, Air cushion vehicle operators, Heavy load carrying systems, Air cushion lan... View more info

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Stainless Steels

By: Miller, Percy H.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1937

Seller ID: 009152

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Dry mildew stain on bottom corners of cover. No odour. The Preface states, "A book dealing with a subject which is still in a more or less embyonic state cannot hope to do more than outline the main features of that subject...." Fair warning ! Hard to find ! 95 pp. View more info

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An Aid to the Mathematics of Navigation

By: Mitchell, Captain W.F.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, Acland(King's Printer): 1925

Seller ID: 000474

Condition: Fair


Cover dirty and bleached out. Original blue cloth on boards, no DJ. Official publication. Covers the gamut from fractions to spherical trigonometry. Diagonal scale card in envelope inside front cover. P.O.N. 172 pp. with index. Hinges stiff due to glue repairs. View more info

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Electrical Wiring; Residential (Based on the 1998 Canadian Electrical Code)

By: Mullin, Fraser, Miller, and Stephenson

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, ITP Nelson: 1999

Edition: 2nd Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 005022

ISBN: 0176167021

Condition: Very Good


Original colour pictorial soft cover. No writing or damage. Five large foldout plans in back. 491 pp. Heavy book, so please ask for postage quote first. View more info

Image for Electrical Wiring, Commercial (Based on the 1998 Canadian Electrical Code)

Electrical Wiring, Commercial (Based on the 1998 Canadian Electrical Code)

By: Mullin, Fraser, Miller, and Stephenson

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, ITP Nelson: 1999

Edition: 2nd Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 005023

ISBN: 017616703X

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo soft cover. No writing or damage. Heavy book, so please ask for postage quote first. Includes seven large foldout plans. 333 pp. View more info