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Glass: History, Manufacture and Its Universal Application
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Glass: History, Manufacture and Its Universal Application

By Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company

Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, 1923. Hardcover. ex library-good. 215 p. 29 cm. Mainly b&w with some colour and partial colour illustrations. Black cloth with gold print and green design. Corners and spine ends worn. Some soiling and discolouration to cloth. Ex library with ink stamp on title page, p. 1 , text block edge, and other locations. A little thumbing. Topics include the history of glass, the making of plate glass, the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, prism glass, wire glass, leaded glass, Carrara and black glass, window glass, etc. Index.

$40.00

International Library of Technology 140: Gauges and Gauge Making
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International Library of Technology 140: Gauges and Gauge Making

By International Textbook Company

Scranton: International Textbook Company, 1920. Hardcover. Very good +. Various paginations. 23 cm. B&w figures. Half brown cloth with green cloth and gold trim. Brown text block edges. Green marbled endpapers. Light wear, faded spine, slight spine lean. Also contains: Jigs and fixtures; Dies and die making; Hardening and tempering; Heat treatment of low-carbon steel; Blacksmith-shop equipment; Hand forging; Tool dressing; Hammer work; Machine forging; Forging dies; Special forging operations.

$100.00

RCA Victor Service Manual on Television receivers from 1952-1953 (Volume TV-II)
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RCA Victor Service Manual on Television receivers from 1952-1953 (Volume TV-II)

By RCA Victor Company

Montreal: RCA Victor Company, ca. 1952. Softcover. Very good. ix, [2], 218 p. 28 cm. Numerous diagrams within. Red softcover with orange print. Light wear and soiling to exterior. A few spots to text block edges. This volume is a compilation of service data previously issued for the year 1955 with the latest changes and corrections.

$40.00

RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT-II: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs
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RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT-II: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs

By RCA Victor Company

Montreal: RCA Victor Company, ca. 1955. Softcover. Very good. viii, 286 p. 28 cm. Numerous diagrams within. Red softcover with orange print. Light wear and soiling to exterior. A few spots to text block edges and inside. This volume is a compilation of service data previously issued for the year 1955 with the latest changes and corrections.

$40.00

RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT- IV: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs
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RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT- IV: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs

By RCA Victor Company

Montreal: RCA Victor Company, ca. 1952. Softcover. Very good. ix, [2], 218 p. 28 cm. Numerous diagrams within. Red softcover with orange print. Light wear and soiling to exterior. A few spots to text block edges. This volume is a compilation of service data previously issued for the years 1957-58 with the latest changes and corrections.

$40.00

RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT1: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs
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RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT1: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs

By RCA Victor Company

Montreal: RCA Victor Company, ca. 1956. Softcover. Very good. xii, 344 p. 28 cm. Numerous diagrams within. Red softcover with orange print. Light wear and soiling to exterior. A few spots to text block edges. This volume is a compilation of service data previously issued for the years 1953-1954 (inclusive) with the latest changes and corrections.

$40.00

A Study Course For Communications & Radar Technicians (Complete with Kits and Experimental Assignments) Vol. 2
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A Study Course For Communications & Radar Technicians (Complete with Kits and Experimental Assignments) Vol. 2

By Field Study Course staff, R&CS Clinton

Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, King's Printer, Title page and cover dated 1949, Preface dated March 1951. A.F.P. 50. Restricted. vi, 472 p. 27 cm. Numerous b&w photos and figures. Green cloth spine with tan paper boards. Damp stains to exterior. Worn corners. Ink notation at top of first page. "This is the second volume of a series of books designed to increase or maintain the trade knowledge of the Radar, Communications and Armament Systems Technicians" (from Preface, dated March 1951, Clinton, Ont.). Answers and index at rear.

$75.00

1945 Industrial Equipment Handbook
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1945 Industrial Equipment Handbook

By DERAGON, J. V. (ed.)

Gardenvale, Quebec: National Business Publications, 1945. Hardcover. Very good. Contains Preface to Third Edition. 791 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations throughout. Green cloth with gold print. Spine darkened, a little soiling to cloth and edges. "A Record of Developments During 1944 as Affecting General Industrial Equipment and Machinery." Machine tools, shop equipment, production machinery, electrical, welding, piping, pumps and compressors, power trucks, safety equipment, plastics, etc. Index at rear. Contains advertising throughout with advertiser's index.

$45.00

Historical Reconstruction of the Water-Distribution System Serving the Dover Township Area, New Jersey: January 1962-December 1996
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Historical Reconstruction of the Water-Distribution System Serving the Dover Township Area, New Jersey: January 1962-December 1996

By MASLIA, Morris L. et al

Atlanta, Georgia: ATSDR, October 2001. Softcover. Near fine. Case one contains 1) Historical Reconstruction 2) Supplemental Data 3) 2 copies of Summary of Findings 3) 2 CD-ROM set, still in cellophane. Case two contains plates 1 to 153, still wrapped in cellophane. All in one 30 cm slipcase. A little wear to cardboard, else fine.

$125.00

The Billings Microscope Collection of the Medical Museum, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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The Billings Microscope Collection of the Medical Museum, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology

By The American Registry of Pathology

Washington DC: The American Registry of Pathology, 1967. Hardcover. Near fine. No. 883 of a first edition of 1000 copies. ix, 210 p. 28 cm. 392 b&w photos of equipment. Colour frontispiece of title page. Green cloth hardcover with gold print. A few spots to covers and text block edges. Pages bright and clean. Foreword by Joe M. Blumberg and preface by Elgin C. Cowart Jr. References and index.

$75.00

The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable;
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The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable;

By BRIGGS, Charles F.

New York: Rudd & Carleton, 1858. Hardcover. Good +. [11], 10-255, [2], 5 p. 20 cm. 16 illustrations, including colour fold-out map. Dark cloth hardcover with blank impressing. Spine faded, corners worn, a few spots to covers. Ink signature on a front endpaper. Dampstains to page tops and much spotting to pages. Title continues: "A Complete Record of the Inception, Progress, and Final Success of that Undertaking. A General history of Land and Oceanic Telegraphs. Descriptions of Telegraphic Apparatus, and Biographical Sketches of the Principal Persons Connected with the Great Work." Charles Frederick Briggs (1804 – 1877) was an American journalist, author and editor. Here he tells the tale of the first trans-Atlantic communications by telegraph, which reduced the communication time between North America and Europe from 10 days – the time it took to deliver a message by ship – to a matter of minutes. Note the signature of Joseph T. Salkeld, a pioneer settler in the Huron Tract near Goderich.

$75.00

Mechanics For Beginners With Numerous Examples
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Mechanics For Beginners With Numerous Examples

By TODHUNTER, I.

London: Macmillan, 1870. Second Edition. Cloth. Good +. viii, 365, [3] p. 16 cm. B&w figures throughout. Burgundy cloth. Spine faded, small tears in spine ends, corners bumped. Small label and ink sginature on front endpapers. Spots at bottom of pp. 140-143.

$50.00

Welding Fundamental Principles and Practices
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Welding Fundamental Principles and Practices

By Canadian Welding Development Institute

Canadian Welding Development Institute, 1974. Cloth. Near fine. Various paginations. 27 cm. Numerous photos, figures and tables. 1 colour plates. Green cloth hardcover with gold print. Ink stamp for Th. J. Duiverman in Labrador City on each pastedown endpaper as well as title. A little soiling to exterior. Pages bright and clean. Covers blueprint reading, standard welding symbols, welding processes and equipment, health and safety precautions, metallurgy, codes and standards, etc.

$45.00

Hydro in 1948
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Hydro in 1948

By The Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario

Toronto: The Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario, 1948. Staplebound. Very good. 24 p. 22 x 28 cm. 25 b&w photos and diagrams. Staplebound booklet. Some soiling to rear cover. Light wear. Faint spot inside rear cover. "Two encouraging features of the Hydro record in 1948 are the tremendous increase in demand for the service it supplies to the people of the Province and the spectacular progress made on its power development program."

$25.00

Windows On Technology Volume 1
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Windows On Technology Volume 1

By VARIOUS

Ottawa: Nexa Corporation, 1983. Softcover. Very good +. Various paginations. Pages printed one side only. 28 cm. Mainly b&w with a few colour illustrations. Softcover. Light wear. Topics include: the Age of Communication; AI; supercomputers; speech recognition; microcomputers; biochips; the rising challenge of Japan's computer technology; Japanese electronics; personal computers; PCs; software as the new wealth of nations; changing communications; etc.

$50.00

Papers of John von Neumann on Computing and Computer Theory
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Papers of John von Neumann on Computing and Computer Theory

By ASPRAY, William; BURKS, Arthur (eds.)

Cambridge, Mass: The MIT Press, 1987. Hardcover. Fine. Volume 12 in the Charles Baggage Institute Reprint Series for the History of Computing. xviii, 624 p. 24 cm. Numerous figures and digarams. Burgundy cloth with gold lettering. John von Neumann made major contributions to a vast number of fields, including mathematics, physics, economics, computer science, and statistics.

$200.00

Tecnica Moderna de Voladura de Rocas
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Tecnica Moderna de Voladura de Rocas

By LANGEFORS, U.; KIHLSTROM, B.

Bilbao: Ediciones Urmo, 1963. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 425 p. 25 cm. Nearly 300 photos, figures, and tables. Blue hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Boards soiled or discoloured. Jacket has tears, chips and minor soiling Spanish text. Translated by J. J. Huidobro, J. Tornos, & J. Arrospide. Revisado por Departamento Tecnico de Union Espanola de Explosivos, S. A.

$150.00

The History of Kirkstall Forge through Seven Centuries 1200-1945 A.D.
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The History of Kirkstall Forge through Seven Centuries 1200-1945 A.D.

By Butler, Rodney

Kirkstall: Henry Jenkinson Ltd., 1945. Hardcover. Very good. vii, 152 pp. 30.5 cm blue cloth hardcover binding with gold lettering on front board. Includes 27 plates with numerous black and white images. Spine sunned. Owner's signature on front free endpaper Spine cloth faded. Corners bumped. Pages clean. Text unmarked. Kirkstall Forge is the oldest forge in England. Located in Yorkshire, it's history is traced back to the twelfth century. A fascinating history of engineering in Britian.

$50.00

Know Your Lathe: A Screw-Cutting Lathe Handbook
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Know Your Lathe: A Screw-Cutting Lathe Handbook

By Denfords Engineering Company Limited

Heckmondwike: Denfords Engineering Company Limited, 1960. Third Edition. Paperback. Very good. 115 p. 22 cm. Nearly 300 b&w figures, diagrams, and tables. Indexed.

$30.00

CFRB Toronto
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CFRB Toronto

By CFRB

Toronto: CFRB, 1952. Card covers. Good. [16 p.]. 15 x 21 cm. 35 b&w illustrations. Grey card covers. Some minor soiling to covers. Some pencil marks. A few small spots. Includes tribute to Ted Rogers, whose genius "created the first batteryless radio set, launching a new era in a medium that today serves and entertains 14,000,000 Canadians." Cover illustrations are Rogers' drawings. The station's history year by year plus a listing of CFRB's stars past and present.

$75.00

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