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image of These Sixty Years 1880-1940: Commemorating the Sixtieth Anniversary of the Bell Telephone Company of Canada April the Twenty-ninth 1940

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Bell Telephone Company, 1940. Softcover. Very good. 24 p. 32 cm. B&w illustrations. Green card covers. Some soiling to exterior and a little wear to corners. A few spots to title page.
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Machinists' and Toolmakers' Manual

by JONES, Franklin D. (ed.)

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Published
1924
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Very good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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New York: The Industrial Press, 1924. First Edition, First Printing. Softcover. Very good. 248 p. 18 cm. 11 b&w figures. Black cloth. Crease down spine, light wear to edges. "Special small tools and attachments for machine shops and tool-rooms, and a selected variety of useful rules, data, methods, and receipts with general information on subjects of particular importance… Read more
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Cheetah IX Aero-Engine

by His Majesty's Stationery Office

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Published
1940
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Good
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$50.00

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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1940. Hardcover. Good. Air Publication 1526A Volume I, 2nd Edition, Reprinted April 1940, xvi, 270 p. 22 cm. 117 b&w figures, many of which fold-out. Blue cloth spine and grey paper covered boards. Boards rubbed and soiled, paper pulling back from edges. Spine cloth also rubbed. Some soiling and thumbing within. … Read more
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Father of Radio: The Autobiography of Lee de Forest

by DE FOREST, Lee

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Published
1950
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Very good +
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Chicago: Wilcox & Follett Co, 1950. Hardcover. Very good +/Good. x, 502 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Chips and tears to jacket edges, tape repair on front. Front flap price-clipped. Ink signature on front free endpaper. Endpapers a bit discoloured as are jacket flaps. Includes the author's childhood in… Read more
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Communications Channels: Characterization and Behavior

by GOLDBERG, Bernard (ed.)

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Published
1976
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Near fine
ISBN
9780879420574
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New York: IEEE Press, 1976. Hardcover. Near fine/Fair. IEEE Selected Reprint Series. viii, 762 p. 29 cm. Orange cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Chips and tears to jacket edges and spine ends and tape repair to rear. Spine faded. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Topics: wire and cable communication channels; HF Ionosphere; VLF, LF, MF; VHF;… Read more
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Technology of Thermo Forming

by THRONE, James L.

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Published
1996
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Fine
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$75.00

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Munich: Hanser Publishers, 1996. Hardcover. Fine. xvi, 882 p. 25 cm. B&w figures and tables. Hardcover. Appendices and index.
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Die Design Handbook

by SMITH, David A. (ed.)

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Published
1990
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Third Edition
ISBN
9780872633759
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$60.00

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Dearborn, MI: Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 1990. Third Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Various paginations. 26 cm. Numerous b&w figures and tables. Grey hardcover.
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Radio Manufacturers of the 1920's. Vols. I - 3

by DOUGLAS, Alan

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Published
1988
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Very good +
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$100.00

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Vestal, NY: The Vestal Press, 1988. Very good +. 3 vols.: xxiv, 225; vi, 266; 285 p. vols. 1-2 are 28 cm while vol. 3 29 cm. B&w illustrations. Vols. I-2 softcover and vol. 3 olve cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Some soiling to covers and lower edge of vol. 1. Vol. 2 spine a bit faded.… Read more
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International Library of Technology 140: Gauges and Gauge Making

by International Textbook Company

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Published
1920
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Very good +
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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;… Read more
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RCA Victor Service Manual on Television receivers from 1952-1953 (Volume TV-II)

by RCA Victor Company

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Published
ca. 1952
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Very good
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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.
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RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT-II: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs

by RCA Victor Company

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Published
ca. 1955
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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.… Read more
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RCA Victor Service Data Volume RT- IV: Television receivers, radio receivers, phonographs

by RCA Victor Company

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Published
ca. 1952
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Very good
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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.
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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

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Title page and cover dated 1949,
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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… Read more
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1945 Industrial Equipment Handbook

by DERAGON, J. V. (ed.)

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Published
1945
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Very good
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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,… Read more
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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

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Published
October 2001
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Near fine
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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.
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The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable;

by BRIGGS, Charles F.

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Published
1858
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Good +
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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… Read more
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Welding Fundamental Principles and Practices

by Canadian Welding Development Institute

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Published
1974
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Near fine
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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… Read more
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Hydro in 1948

by The Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario

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Published
1948
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Very good
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$25.00

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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… Read more
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Windows On Technology Volume 1

by VARIOUS

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Published
1983
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Very good +
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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… Read more
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Papers of John von Neumann on Computing and Computer Theory

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

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780262220309
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$200.00

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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.
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