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

By: May, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

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

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

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

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 n... View more info

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Jane's Surface Skimmers; Hovercraft and Hydrofoils

By: McLeavy, Roy (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

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 advertis... View more info

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Stainless Steels

By: Miller, Percy H.

Price: $25.00

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

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

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

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

By: Mullin, Fraser, Miller, and Stephenson

Price: $75.00

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

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The Myth of the Machine; Technics and Human Development

By: Mumford, Lewis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace and World, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 010710

Condition: Good


Yellow cloth on boards. First free endpaper removed. Miscarriage of Megatechnics. Described elsewhere as Volume I of a 2-volume set. 342 pp. View more info

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The Physics of Elementary Excitations (Springer Series in Solid State Sciences)

By: Nakajima, S.; Toyozawa, Y.; Abe, R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berlin, Springer-Verlag: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004430

ISBN: 3540099212

Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Scribbled-out name and April 1983 NSERC on title page the only writing, ow as clean and good as new. Translated from Japanese. Families of Elementary Excitations, Interaction between Elementary Excitations, Bibliography, and Subject Index. 332 pp. View more info

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Handbook for Riggers (Revised Ed., 1977)

By: Newberry, W.G. (Bill)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Author: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 004135

ISBN: 0969015410

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original yellow pictorial soft cover, stapled. Previous owner's name on cover and edges. No other writing and no damage. 120 pp. pocket-size manual tells the rigger everything he/she needs to know. View more info

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An Introduction to Natural Philosophy Designed as a Text Book

By: Olmsted, Denison

Price: $42.00

Publisher: N.Y., Robert B. Collins: 1855

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 006747

Condition: Good


Original brown leather on boards. "Natural Philosophy is the science which treats of the Laws of the Material world."- Art. 1, p. 3. This volume treats of everything from mechanics to astronomy to mathematics to hydraulics to gravity to sound to electricity to light to magnetism to optics ! Just the book for the well-rounded scientist ! Front hinge is a bit fragile, but strong enough to withstand careful use. A few notes and spots, but easily readable. 592 ... View more info

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The Bell Telephone System

By: Page, Arthur W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1941

Seller ID: 009568

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. Policies, Management and Operations, Research and Technology, Politics, Regulations, Statistics. 248 pp. View more info

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Journal of the Mining Society of Nova Scotia; Vol XV, 28th February, 1910. (Commercial Value of the Oil Shales of Eastern Canada)

By: Piers, H. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., The Mining Society of Nova Scotia: 1910

Seller ID: 003715

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey softcover stapled booklet lettered in black. This paper by R.W. Ells is further to his paper of the previous year, which was based on old reports by J. Campbell and the book, How's Mineralogy of Nova Scotia (1868). 28 pp. Faint watermarks not affecting readability. View more info

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Mechanism

By: Prageman, Irving Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pa., International Textbook Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition, Third Impression

Seller ID: 001337

Condition: Very Good


Original bright dark blue cloth, gilt lettering on boards, no DJ. Previous owner's name and tiny cover spots its only faults. 296 pp. with index. View more info

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Astronomical Photography at the Telescope

By: Rackham, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1959

Edition: First - First Published 1959

Seller ID: 007984

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. DJ price-clipped with no other damage and no writing. A thorough exposure to the whole process of photographing the heavens, including cameras, lenses, filters, darkroom equipment, emulsion speeds, developers, and papers when shooting through a telescope. 232 pp. View more info

Motion Picture Handbook; A Guide for Managers and Operators of Motion Picture Theaters

By: Richardson, F.H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York City, The Moving Picture World: 1912

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 012861

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owners' names. Negligible corner tip wear. Securely bound. Full instructions for operation of several projectors and everything else connected with motion pictures. Errata slip. 432 pp. View more info

Fell's Guide to Sunken Treasure Ships of the World

By: Rieseberg, Lieut. Harry E./ Mikalow, A.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Fell, Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: 012206

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Photo section. Two advanced explorers make our mouths water with stories of millions in treasure. For some it could be a life's work. 221 pp. View more info

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The Offshore; An Introduction to the Technology, Terminology, and Operations of Offshore Oil Exploration

By: Robinson, Capt. Terry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Jesperson Press Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 003304

ISBN: 0-920502-98-9

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo cover. The author began his oil industry career in 1967 with BP Tanker Co. Ltd. in England. In 1977 he switched from transportation to exploration, and has worked the South China Sea, Beaufort Sea, and the Grand Banks area of the Atlantic Ocean. This book covers every aspect, with emphasis upon safety in all operations. 194 pp. with several appendices. No writing or damage. View more info