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A New Deal

by Chase, Stuart

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Published
1932
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Near Fine
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CA$24.18

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1932. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. Full black cloth, orange labels to spine and front. vii, 257 pp. Spine label sunned. Light foxing to top edge of textblock and first few pages of text, interior clean.
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Making a Deal: The Art of Negotiating

by Teplitsky, Martin

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Published
1992
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$56.68

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Toronto: Lancaster House, 1992. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full green cloth. 158 pp. Some bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else a fine copy. Free of jargon, this book contains plain speaking from a straight talker. It is not a book for the shelf. It is a book to be read, and read again. Carry it… Read more
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PartnerShips to the World. Canada Steamshiip Lines: One Hundred and Fifty Years On

by Chesterman, A.J.

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Published
1995
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Fine
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CA$30.23

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Montreal: The CSL Group Inc, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Oblong 4to. Orig. blue cloth, 96pp. Illustrated. About fine in d/w. An illustrated history of Canada's Steamship Lines, its beginnings and trade on the Great Lakes, The St. Lawrence Seaway and its builders, and other stories.
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The Story of the American Walnut

by Green, Burdett and Bernard C. Jakway

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Published
1936
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Very Good
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Chicago: American Walnut Manufacturers Association, 1936. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Eighth Edition. Orig. orange wrappers, a walnut tree illustrated on upper cover, 36pp. Illustrated. "Compliments of the Galloway Furn. Ltd., Kitchener, Ont.' stamped on title. Fading to wrappers with some wear and creasing, o/w very good. History of wood technology and the art of home-furnishing.
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Mineworkers of Guyana: The Making of a Working Class

by Quamina, Odida T.

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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Scarborough: Edan's Publishers, 1988. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. Soft cover. xv, [7], 118 p.p. B&W photos. Some creasing to spine, else fine. Written by a former worker who himself grew up on Alcan's Plantation Mackenzie bauxite mine in Guyana, this book is an eminently readable account of the life and history… Read more
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The St. Lawrence Waterway Project

by Stephens, George Washington

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
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Montreal: Louis Carrier & Co, 1930. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Third printing. Navy cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and upper front board. 460 p.p. Colour map endpapers. [12] B&W plates, incl. frontis., plus 6 maps, incl. 2 fold-out maps and 1 fold-out chart. Ex libris to verso of FFEP. Bumping to spine ends. Pictorial… Read more
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The Light: Brazilian Traction, Light and Power Company Limited, 1899-1945

by McDowall, Duncan

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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CA$31.74

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Original cloth boards with black lettering to spine. Grey and red pictorial endpapers with image of The Rio de Janeiro Tramway Light and Power Company share warrant. xi, [25 p.p. B&W photos], 459 p.p. B&W photos and one map. Light creasing to foot of spine and… Read more
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Management By Objectives

by Olsson, David E.

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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CA$34.01

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Palo Alto, California: Pacific Books, Publishers, 1968. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Blue cloth boards with gilt letering to spine. ix, [3], 112 p.p. Light bumping to tail edge, corners, and spine ends, else fine. Dust jacket has chips to spine head, short tear to front joint and front flap at head, wear and chipping to corners,… Read more
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A History of The Wire Rope Industry of Great Britain

by Forestier-Walker, E.R.

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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The Federation of Wire Rope Manufacturers of Great Britian, 1952. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo (super). [n.p., printed in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales]. 163 p.p., [18 B&W plates]. Orange cloth boards with silver lettering to spine and front board. B&W illustrations throughout. Sunning to spine and edges, rubbing to extremities, bumping to spine ends and corners. Erratum tipped in… Read more
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The Mills of Peterborough County

by Robnik, Diane

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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Peterborough: Trent Valley Archives, 2006. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 7" x 8.5" 219 p.p. Soft cover, spiral bound. B&W photos throughout. Covers lightly chafed and creased in a few spots, creases to corners of a few pages. In the last 180 years, approximately 200 mills were built in Peterborough County. Milling, one of Peterborough's earliest industries played a… Read more
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Handbook for Gas Engineers and Managers

by Newbigging, Thomas

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Published
1889
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Near Fine
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London: Walter King, 1889. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Fifth edition, enlarged. xv, 524 p.p., [44]. B&W illustrations and tables throughout. Full black morocco with gilt titling and tooling. Inner edges dentelle. A.E.G. Some light rubbing to spine, corners and joints, bumping to corners. Bookplate to FFEP and ink ownership inscription to flyleaf. Rear hinge starting.
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Vat Dyestuffs and Vat Dyeing

by Fox, M.R.

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1948. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. xi, 323 p.p. Red cloth boards with black lettering to spine, blind device and border panel to front board. Some smudging to covers, rubbing to spine ends, joints, edges and corners. Damp staining to tail edge of text block. Foxing to endpapers. Ink ownership inscription… Read more
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J.L. Nichols & Co, 1902. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo. viii, 256 p.p. Red cloth boards with black stamped title on spine and covers. Spine sunned, ends and corners bumped, chips to spine foot. Joint warned and hinges cracking. Some soiling and staining to boards. Pages tanned and markings to a few pages. B&W illustrations throughout. An interesting guide… Read more
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The Making of a Merchant

by Rainsford Sprague, Jesse

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Published
1929
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Very Good
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New York: William Morrow & Company, 1929. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Second printing. [xiv] 209 p.p. Brown cloth with orange illustrated on-lay and spine label. Light rubbing at front joint. Text clean.
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Tobacco in Canada

by Tait, Lyal; The Ontario Flue-Cured Tobacco Growers' Marketing Board

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Minotavros Books
Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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[Tillsonburg, Ontario?]: S.n., 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (medium). Original pictorial jacket and orange cloth boards. Gilt device of tobacco leaf on front cover. xii, 560 p.p., [12] plates and numerous illustrations in-text. Signed by Lyal Tait on the title-page. The book was printed to commemorate the One Hundredth Anniversary of Canada's Confederation 1867-1967 and… Read more
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The Needle Trades

by Seidmen, Joel

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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CA$37.79

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New York: Farrar & Rineheart, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Labor in Twentieth Century America Series. Original Jacket and publishers red cloth. Title stamped in black and gilt on front cover and spine. xviii, 356. First volume in a series on needle workers and the rise of the L.L.G.W.U.and its history in the fur… Read more
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British Columbia: Its History, People, Commerce, Industries and Resources

by Boam, Henry J. (compiler), Brown, Ashley G, (editor)

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Published
1912
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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CA$113.36

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London: Sells Ltd, 1912. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 4to. 495 p.p. Lacking folding map. A huge compilation of facts, photography, statistics, etc., with many sketches of small communities and businesses throughout B.C. Publisher's cloth binding. Gilt title and publisher on spine, gilt ram's head on front cover with blind rule panel, scuff to rear board. Lots… Read more
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Frontiers of Trade

by Klein, Julius

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Century Co, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo. First Printing. Original jacket and red cloth. Title on paper spine label. With a foreword by Herbert Hoover. xv, 328 p.p. Divided into three parts: The World's Business Yesterday and Tomorrow, America's Trade Problems and Policies, and Competitors and Consumers, Dr. Julius Klein, director of… Read more
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Olivetti: 1908-1958

by Olivetti, Adriano; Bigiaretti, Libero; Fortini, Franco

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Published
1958
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S.p.A., Ivrea: C: Olivetti & C., 1958. Hardcover. Good. 8vo [imperial]. Original pictorial jacket and grey quarter-cloth binding.190 p.p. Illustrated throughout with photographs of the Olivetti and company. The Olivetti Company constructed and assembled the M I, the first typewriter in Italy and, in 1945, mass produced the Elettrosumma, a new calculating machine. The book traces a hundred… Read more
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Vinegar: Its Manufacture and Examination

by Mitchell, Ainsworth C.

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Published
1926
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Charles Griffin & Company, 1926. Second Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 211 p.p. [5] plates and 49 illustrations, incl. frontis. Light rubbing to spine, but otherwise fine.
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