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Image for General View of Commerce & Industry in the Empire of Japan

General View of Commerce & Industry in the Empire of Japan

By: N/A

Price: $293.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Bureau of Commerce and Industry, Dept. Of Agriculture and Commerce, Japan: 1893

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005603

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth with gold titles on boards. Issued in anticipation of the World's Fair of 1893, in Chicago, as a promotional piece. Detailed records of production, exports. imports,etc. Foldout maps of the Empire and Tokyo, as well as two-page maps of several major cities - Yokohama, Kobe, Nagasaki, Hakodate, Niigata, Kyoto, and Osaka. Previous owner's name on first free endpaper. 492 pp. including index. View more info

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A Review of Institutional Advertising (1932-1946)

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Toronto, The International Nickel Company of Canada, Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005757

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black paper boards backed in black cloth. Aside from one page of introduction, this book consists of 100 or more full-page b/w reprints of actual advertisements placed in various publications. Ads from 1932 dwelt on the history of nickel, while those of 1947 pointed out the inter-dependent nature of various businesses. Unpaginated. Minor lower corner bumps. No writing. View more info

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Aldine House

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, J.M Dent & Sons: 1926

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005873

Condition: Near Fine


Original highly-decorated grey paper boards. A history of the J.M. Dent publishing business, with many drawings illustrative of benchmark volumes and key authors such as Joseph Conrad. At date of publication, Hugh Railton Dent had just taken over from his father, Joseph Malaby Dent, who died in 1926. Presumably, this volume was issued as a tribute to the founder of the firm. 39 pp. View more info

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Heaton's Annual;The Commercial Handbook of Canada and Boards of Trade Register

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Heaton's Agency: 1916

Edition: Twelfth Year

Seller ID: 005920

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. Soil and spots on front cover. Over 500 pp. of every conceivable fact, figure, or item related to Canadian business. 506 pp. including many ads. View more info

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Financial Handbook of the American Aviation Industry

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Commercial National Bank and Trust Company of New York: 1929

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006847

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on flexible boards. No writing or damage. This book is "A gathering of information regarding corporate structure, financial arrangements, property holdings, production facilities, operations, and personnel of the companies engaged in all branches of the industry." Interesting that the publication date was July 1, 1929. The Wall Street crash happened four months later ! 156 pp. View more info

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Money; Its Nature, History, Uses, and Responsibilities

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 011498

Condition: Very Good


Salmon hardcover, embossed front and back. Previous owner's name. The philosophy, history, use, and abuse of money. 192 pp. with appendix on the subject of Savings Banks for the poor. View more info

A Treatise on Metal Mining; Volume I

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1899

Seller ID: 012270

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather on leather boards. Arithmetic, Formulas, Geometry. Trigonometry. Mine Surveying. Mapping. Mechanics. Other volumes of this set are listed separately. Heavy book of about 450 pp. will need extra postage. View more info

A Treatise on Metal Mining: Volume II

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pa., International Textbook Company: 1899

Seller ID: 012271

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather on leather boards. Steam and Steam-boilers. Steam-engines. Air Compression. Pumping. Hydromechanics. Haulage. Hoisting Appliances. Percussive and Rotary Boring. Questions and Examples. No marks or damage. Heavy book of approx. 450 pp. will need extra postage. View more info

A Treatise on Metal Mining; Volume III

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1899

Seller ID: 012272

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather on leather boards. Blowpiping. Mineralogy. Assaying. Geology. Prospecting. Placer and Hydraulic Mining. Heavy book of approx. 500 pp. will need extra postage. View more info

A Treatise on Metal Mining: Volume IV

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1899

Seller ID: 012273

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather on leather boards. Preliminary Operations at Metal Mines. Metal Mining. Surface Arrangements at Metal Mines. Ore Dressing and Milling. Practical Questions and Examples. Heavy book of 450-500 pp. will need extra postage. View more info

A Treatise on Metal Mining; Volume VII

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pa., International Textbook Company: 1899

Seller ID: 012274

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather on leather boards. Contains answers to Questions in Vol. I-IV. Only one copy of this volume is available. Heavy book of approx. 200 pp. will need extra postage. View more info

Grand Manan

By: Allaby, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grand Manan, N.B., Grand Manan Museum: 1984

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012341

ISBN: 0-9691787-0-0

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


An excellent book, well-illustrated and described. I found the illustrations and descripions of lobster boats, herring pumpers, and scallop draggers especially informative. 64 pp. View more info

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A Primer of Advertising

By: Azoy, A.C.M (Jr.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers Publishers: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011814

Condition: Good


Red cloth on boards. DJ shows wear and hand soil. Book is generously underlined throughout in light pencil. Previous owner's name. The author was Advertising Manager for the Rogers Peet Company and Instructor of Advertising, Columbia University. 178 pp. with index. View more info

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Techniques for Marketing New Products

By: Banning, Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1957

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008182

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey cloth on boards. DJ and first few leaves show minor wrinkling due to moisture, not affecting text. Slightly musty. Great Frontier for Small Business, Locating New Product Ideas, Evaluating Prospective Products, Selling Directly to the Consumer, Selling Through Retailers and Wholesalers, Selling Through Agents, Advertising Psychology, Mechanics of Copywriting, Direct-Mail Advertising, Space and Time Advertising, Using the Printing Industry, Small-Business ... View more info

Bata; Shoemaker to the World

By: Bata, Thomas J. With Sonja Sinclair

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012837

ISBN: 0773724168

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


The story of Thomas J. Bata and Bata Shoes, a family business with headquarters moved from Switzerland to Batawa, Ontario, in order to escape Hitler. A "feel good" story. 341 pp. with index. View more info

By the Way; 1888-1983

By: Bates, John S. (Ph.D.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hantsport, N.S., Lancelot Press: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012401

ISBN: 0-88999-211-8

Condition: Good Plus


Green softcover. No writing except author's signature. Cover corner bent. Not intended as autobiography, but gives numerous details of various jobs and related activities around the world. 132 pp. View more info

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Pan Am; Juan Trippe: The Rise and Fall of an American Entrepreneur

By: Bender, Marylin / Altschul, Selig

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Simon and Schuster: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 005976

Condition: Very Good


Original tan paper boards backed in brown cloth. DJ heavily taped inside. Previous owner's name and address in pencil. 606 pp. View more info

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Administratively - Write !; Communicating in a Business Environment

By: Blicq, Ron S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scarboro, Ont., Prentice-Hall Canada, Inc.: 1985

Seller ID: 008424

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name scribbled through. No other writing or damage. Examples of effective communication in every imaginable business situation. Heavy book will need extra postage. 610 pp. including index. View more info

The Fall of the House of Beaverbrook

By: Chester, Lewis/Fenby, Jonathan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012955

ISBN: 0233971610

Condition: Very Good Minus


Red cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ protected by Gaylord wrapper. The inside story of how the "Little Brown Man" sold his publishing business. 256 pp. with index. View more info

John Palmer (of Bath); Mail Coach Pioneer

By: Clear, Charles R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Press, Ltd./ Postal History Society: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012539

Condition: Very Good


Although mail was being distributed in some cases by stagecoach, the service was slow, drivers were immature and undependable, and robberies were frequent. John Palmer proposed quicker delivery accompanied by guards, at a slightly higher cost. After a week's trial the new plan was accepted. Palmer's troubles weren't over, but he and his system survived. 109 pp. View more info