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Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia

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Published
1931
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Good
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$28.00

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Victoria, BC, 1931. Library Binding. Good/-. Ex-Library Book. Library Binding in dark red cloth, gilt titling to spine, several fold-out maps, several black and white photographs, 408 pages. Library marking stamped on textblock, library pocket and slip to rear fep, one foldpout map of the Coalmont Colliers No. 4 Mine is torn, chipped, crease and reinforced with failing… Read more
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Aerodynamics

by Lanchester, F.W.

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Published
1907
Condition
Good-
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$150.00

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London, UK: Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., 1907. Hardcover. Good-/-. Constituting the First Volume of a Complete Work on Aerial Flight. With Appendices on the Velocity and Momentum of Sound Waves, on the Theory of Soaring Flight, etc. Bue cloth with blindstamped titling to front, gilt titling to spine, frontispiece, illustrated with line drawings and diagrams, 442 pages.… Read more
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C.P. Rail High Level Bridge at Lethbridge

by Johnston, Alex

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780969610038
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$28.00

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Lethbridge, AB: Lethbridge Historical Society, 1993. Card Cover. Occasional Paper No. 12. The new railway line between Lethbridge Junction and Fort Macleod was built in 1897-98. It was 37 miles long and included the construction of 20 wooden bridges. By 1904 they were in a bad state of repair. During the summers of 1904/1905 survey parties were exploring an… Read more
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Prospecting in Canada

by Lang, A.H.

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Published
1956
Edition
Third Edition.
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$20.00

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Ottawa, Ontario: Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1956. Third Edition. . Soft cover. Geological Survey of Canada, Economic Geology Series No. 7, Third Edition. Brown card cover, black titling, frontispiece, many black and white photographs, some full colour plates, some line drawings, Errata slip laid in, 401 pages. Some wear with creasing to cover, corrections as per… Read more
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Red Gum, The

by Chittenden, Alfred K.

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Published
1906
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$25.00

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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1906. Card Cover. The Red Gum: with a Discussion of The Mechanical Properties of Red Gum Wood" Introduction: "Only in the last few years has enough southern red gum been marketed to warrant the National Hardwood Manufacturers' Association in giving it a class and a special grading. Previously to this time the manufacture… Read more
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Triangulation in Ontario and Quebec

by Ross, J.E.R.

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Published
1935
Condition
Good
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$28.00

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Ottawa: J.O Patenaude, 1935. Card Cover. Good. Dominion of Canada, Department of the Interior: Geodetic Survey Publication No. 60 - Triangulation in Ontario and Quebec. Grey card cover with black titling to front, Errata and Revisions pages stapled to back of title page, 194 pages. Some light stains to cover, top of spine has a little repair with… Read more
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Weinheim an der Bergstrasse: Verlag Von Julius Beltz. Card Cover. A German textbook for metal forming addressing workers and apprentices. Green card cover with black titling, textblock staple bound with cover glued to it, black and white pictures throughout, paginated 101-807, the book is complete, no pages missing. Cover shows some wear and a few scribblings, cover separated from… Read more
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Handbook of Practical Gauging

by Keene, James B.

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Published
1868
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$75.00

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London: F. Pitman, 1868. Cloth Covered Boards. Subtitled: "With Instructions in the Use of Sikes's Hydrometer. Also A Chapter on Distillation Describing the Process for Ascertaining the Strengths of Wines." Black cloth covered boards, gilt titling on front, blind stamped border on front and back, coloured end papers, black and white illustrations and diagrams, on last end paper is… Read more
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$75.00
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McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good-
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$175.00

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New York: McGraw-Hil Book Company, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good-/-. 15 Volumes plus 4 yearbook updates. Blue cloth with gilt titling and black leather right edge of front cover, gilt titling to spine, red endpapers, black and white drawings, photos, maps, graphs and a few full colour photographs. Volumes show some shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a… Read more
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$175.00
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Elements Combined, The, A History of the Steel Company of Canada

by Kilbourn, William

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Very Good
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$15.00

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Toronto, Vancouver: Clarke, Irwin & Company. A Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. Kilbourn, Rosemary. Dark orange cloth with gray stamped decoration on front board, gray titling spine, coloured illustrations on endpapers, beautiful wood engravings at chapter headings, several charts, 335 pages. In great shape. Dust jacket vividly illustrated with oranges, yellows, reds, and black, not price-clipped. Closed tear… Read more
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Color Stripping for Offset Lithography

by Halpern, Bernard R.

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Pittsburgh, PA: Graphic Arts Technical Foundation, Inc., 1965. Soft cover. Very Good. Color stripping is the workhorse of the lithographic process." This book extends the procedures of color stripping beyond the black and white stripping. Purple and white soft cover with purple titling in white label on front and white titling on the spine, black and white frontispiece,… Read more
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Offset Stripping Black-and-White

by Halpern, Bernard R.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good-
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$20.00

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Pittsburgh, PA: Graphic Arts Technical Foundation, Inc., 1966. Soft cover. Very Good-. This book deals with the procedures of stripping as a production process. A plastic proportional circular slide rule is included. Purple and white soft cover with purple titling in white label on front and white titling on the spine, black and white frontispiece, black and white… Read more
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National Directory of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Industries

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Published
1953
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Good+ to Very Good-
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$20.00

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Gardenvale, Que.: National Business Publications Limited, 1953. A Hard Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. Blue cloth with gilt titling to both covers and spine, black-and-white ads for mills and related companies throughout, contains maps of mill locations. Spine is severely sunned and has a water mark at foot, sticker and stamp from Canadian Ingersoll-Rand Co on first page.… Read more
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Oceanography and Canadian Atlantic Waters

by Hachey, H. B.

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Published
1962
Condition
Good-
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$13.50

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Ottawa: Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1962. Card Cover. Good-. Bulletin No. 134. A summary of the developments in the study of the Canadian Atlantic waters. Grey card cover with black titling, colour frontispiece, black-and-white photographs, charts, maps and diagrams throughout, extensive bibliography. 120 pages. Red Chart Depot stamp to front, top of spine missing, closed tears to… Read more
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Forging Ahead in 1957 A Report of the Ontario Department of Mines

by Staff of the Ontario Department of Mines

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Published
1958
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Good
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$17.00

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Toronto: Queen's Printer, 1958. Soft cover. Good. Summary of the year's achievements in Ontario's mine industry and outline of the activities and functions of the various Branches of the Department of Mines. Colourfully illustrated black soft cover with white titling on front, staple binding, diagrams, tables and photographs throughout, 121 pages. Covers have edgewear and small corner creases,… Read more
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Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1960. A Hard Cover. Very Good-/-. Report for Esso Standard (Libya), Inc. by the National Tank Company, Technical Advisory Division. Black textured leatherette with gilt titling on front and spine, black and white illustrations and fold-out diagrams and charts through out text. Corners and spine ends slightly worn, several small wear marks on cover edges. This… Read more
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$36.00
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Hand Books of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy

by Lardner, Dionysius

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Published
1852
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, 1852. Leather. Good. Subtitled: "First Course. Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Sound, Optics." Three topics in one volume: Handbook of Mechanics, Handbook of Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, and Sound, Handbook of Optics. Tan leather with black leather spine label, approximately four hundred wood engravings throughout text, 749 pages plus many pages of publisher's ads front and… Read more
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Heritage Of Light, A - Lamps and Lighting in the Early Canadian Home

by Russell, Loris S.

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780802015303
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$60.00

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A detailed account of lighting technology with a scientific attention to detail, and backed up with more than two hundred illustrations. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Orange cloth with black decoration on cover, black and white photographs and illustrations throughout, 344 pages. This is a presentation… Read more
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Noranda Copper & Brass, Ltd. Technical Handbook

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Published
1953
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
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$23.00

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Montreal: Noranda Copper & Brass Ltd, 1953. Coil Binding. Good+ to Very Good-. Green paper covers with brown titling on front, black and white photographs throughout, 170 pages. Corners and edges are slightly worn, some shelf wear, a few darker markings on back cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will… Read more
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Surveying for Agricultural Students and Planters

by Stewart, Frederick and James C. Grassie

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Very Good-
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$15.00

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London: Geroge Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Hardcover. Very Good-/Good. A book about the principles of surveying which apply to agricultural work, first published in 1947. . Brown cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white diagrams throughout, 250 pages. Corners and spine ends are slightly worn, light bump on upper back edge, foxing spots on upper text… Read more
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