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One Nation Under Google (Citizenship in the Technological Republic)
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One Nation Under Google (Citizenship in the Technological Republic)

By Barney, Darin

Toronto, Ontario, Canada.: Hart House, University of Toronto.. Very Good+. 2007. Softcover. 9780969438274 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 47 pp. Text of the 2007 Hart House Lecture. The author currently teaches at McGill University, Montreal. He is a political theorist who focuses on critical theory and philosophy of technology. In this lecture, Barney "considers the particular challenge that living in a techological society poses for the practice of citizenship." A clean and sturdy copy. .

$15.00

The Diabetes Mellitus Manual, A Primary Care Companion to Ellenberg  and Rifkin's
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The Diabetes Mellitus Manual, A Primary Care Companion to Ellenberg and Rifkin's

By Inzucchi, Silvio E.

New York: McGraw Hill Medical Publishing Division.. Very Good. 2005. Softcover. 0071431292 . 8vo - 21 x 12 cm.; xii - 498 pp. Sixth edition. "Edited and designed especially for use by the non-specialist clinician, this handy manual provides an effective distillation of the clinical content from Ellenberg & Rifkin's Diabetes Mellitus. . ." One page dog-earred, otherwise, a clean, sturdy volume. .

$20.00

Popular Scientific Lectures.
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Popular Scientific Lectures.

By von Helmholtz, Hermann. (edited by Morris Kline).

New York.: Dover.. Very Good. 1962. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xii - 286 pp. A selection of lectures from the 1881 edition "Popular Lectures on Scientific Subjects", first and second series, as published by Longmans. Contents: First Series: 1 - "On Goethe's Scientific Researches" translated by H. W. Eve, 2 - "On the Physiological Causes of Harmony in Music" translated by A. J. Ellis, 3 - "On the Interaction of Natural Forces" translated by John Tyndall, 4 - "The Recent progress of the Theory of Vision" (in 3 parts) translated by Philip H. Pye-Smith, 5 - "On the Conservation of Force" translated by E. Atkinson. Second Series: 1 - "On the Origin and Significance of Geometrical Axioms" translated by E. Atkinson, 2 - "On the Relation of Optics to Painting" (in 4 parts) translated by E. Atkinson. Previous owner's name on the first page and the covers show mild wear and with rubbing on the spine folds. Otherwise clean with a solid binding. .

$12.00

The Universe Within: From Quantum to Cosmos.
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The Universe Within: From Quantum to Cosmos.

By Turok, Neil.

Toronto, Ontario.: House of Anansi.. Near Fine. 2012. Softcover. 9781770890152 . 8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 292 pp. CBC Massey Lectures. Signed by Turok on title page. Neil Turok is a South African physicist and Director of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. In this series of lectures he " explores the transformative scientific discoveries of the past three centuries . . ." A tight, unread copy. ; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Annual Review of Biochemistry. Volume IX (9). 1940.
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Annual Review of Biochemistry. Volume IX (9). 1940.

By Luck, James Murray and James H. C. Smith. (editors).

Stanford, California.: Annual Reviews.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1940. Hardcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 744 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Twenty-eight page author index and a 26 page subject index. The text block head edge is darkened and the gilt lettering on the spine is a tad faded. Otherwise clean and tight. The dust jacket is lightly worn on the edges and corners, the spine is darkened. .

$30.00

Annual Review of Biochemistry. Volume XI (11). 1942.
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Annual Review of Biochemistry. Volume XI (11). 1942.

By Luck, James Murray and James H. C. Smith. (editors).

Stanford, California.: Annual Reviews.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1942. Hardcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 736 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Twenty-eight page author index and a 30 page subject index. The text block head edge is darkened and the gilt lettering on the spine is faded. Otherwise clean and tight. The dust jacket is worn on the edges, folds and corners, the spine is darkened and a small, closed tear in the front has been tape repaired. .

$30.00

Scientific American Reference Book
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Scientific American Reference Book

By Hopkins, Albert A. and A. Russell Bond. (compilers)

New York.: Munn & Company.. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1906. Hardcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; viii - (8) - 516 - (16) pp. Pictorial green cloth over boards. First copyrighted in 1904. Printed two columns per page and well illustrated with many balck and white photographs, drawings, maps and charts along with 5 colour plates of flags and penants at the front. The book shows mild to moderate wear with that to the spine tips (small pulls at the tail) and the decorated front board and spine are scuffed. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$16.50

Today and Tomorrow
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Today and Tomorrow

By Ford, Henry. (with Samuel Crowther)

Garden City, New York.: Garden City Publishing.. Very Good in Poor dust jacket. Hardcover. 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; (6) - 281 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with yellow lettering on the spine and a blind stamped border rule on the front board. This is one of the "Star Series" from Garden City Publishing meaning it is a reprint done from the same plates as the original but using less expensive materials all round. No date of publication is given other than that of the original Doubleday copyright date of 1926. The book shows minor wear to the lower fore corners and the spine tips. The text block head edge is darkened, otherwise the book is very clean with a tight binding. The dust jacket, ah yes that poor creature . . . the darkened spine is missing the top and bottom and has been tape repaired on the inside. It is almost all there but 'tis a fragile one and has been protected with a clear and removable archival cover. .

$25.00

A Christian Appreciation of Physical Science
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A Christian Appreciation of Physical Science

By Van der Laan, H. (Harry)

Hamilton, Ontario.: Association for Reformed Scientific Studies.. Very Good. 1966. Softcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 14.5 cm.; 63 pp. A volume from the "Christian Perspective Series" from the association. The text of 3 lectures delivered at the Study Conferences of the Association for Reformed Scientific Studies in the summer of 1966. Lecture 1 - "Background, Roots and Context", Lecture 2 - "Scientific Inquiry: Its Philosophic Dependence and Its Aim", Lecture 3 - "A Close Look at Physics". Van der Laan was the Associate Professor of Astronomy at the University of Western Ontario at the time of the lectures. Minor wear to the cover edges and both fore corners of the text are bumped. Otherwise clean and tight. .

$10.00

Environmental Protection and Mineral Management Dilemmas in the Sudbury  Area
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Environmental Protection and Mineral Management Dilemmas in the Sudbury Area

By Lajzerowicz, J. and R. M. Woodbridge

Ottawa, Ontario.: Energy, Mines and Resources Canada.. Near Fine. 1977. Softcover. 4to - 23 x 21 cm. ; iii - 38 pp. Photographic covers in blue and light beige in a saddle stapled binding. From the foreword: "The report provides some insight into the possible repercussions of environment al control measures that are unique to the mineral industry. It discusses these issues in a comprehensive framework, an element often lacking in the evaluation of environmental control options". One small 'crinkle' to the tail edge of the back cover, else fine. .

$10.00

Materials Selection for Corrosion Control
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Materials Selection for Corrosion Control

By Chawla, Sohan L. and Rajeshwar K. Gupta

Materials Park, Ohio.: ASM International.. Near Fine. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 0871704749 . 4to - 25.5 x 17.5 cm.; xiii - 508 pp. Glossy pictorial paper over boards. Extensive 20 page index at the back. The boards show some very light surface scuffing to the glossy paper, otherwise fine. .

$50.00

Boilers, Evaporators, and Condensers
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Boilers, Evaporators, and Condensers

By Kakac, Sadik

New York.: John Wiley & Sons.. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 0471621706 . 8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xxi - 835 pp. Tan cloth over boards with brown lettering on the spine. One appendix, 33 tables and a 7 page index at the back. Previous owner's name blacked out on the title page and then covered over with a plain white label. The black out has bled through to the verso or back side of that same page. Minor soiling to the fore edge of the text block, otherwise fine. The dust jacket shows some minor wear to the head edge and light soiling on the back panel. .

$175.00

Handbook of Requirements Governing the Operation of Mines Being Parts  IX and Sections 621, 624, 625 (1) (a), (b), (c), (2) & (3) and 626  of Part XI of the Mining Act of Ontario
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Handbook of Requirements Governing the Operation of Mines Being Parts IX and Sections 621, 624, 625 (1) (a), (b), (c), (2) & (3) and 626 of Part XI of the Mining Act of Ontario

Toronto, Ontario.: Department of Mines.. Very Good+. 1962. Hardcover. 16mo - 16 x 11 cm.; (8) - 333 - (12) pp. Orange cloth over thin and rigid boards with black lettering on the front board only. "Published by the Department of Mines for the information and convenience of Mine Managers, Superintendents, Workmen and Operators generally". Two fold-out pages at the back. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper. The boards and text block edges show some light soiling. Otherwise clean and tight. .

$15.00

Aeroplane Flight Training Manual. Revised 4th edition
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Aeroplane Flight Training Manual. Revised 4th edition

Ottawa, Ontario.: Transport Canada.. Very Good+. 2004. Softcover. 0660193515 . 4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; (6) - 210 pp. Publication #TC-1001006. Catalogue #T52-14/2004E. From the preface: "The aim of this manual is to provide basic, progressive study material for student pilots preparing for licensing, pilots improving their qualifications, and for the guidance of flight instructors". Slight wear to the cover edges, else clean and tight. .

$18.00

A & P Technician General Textbook
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A & P Technician General Textbook

Englewood, Colorado.: Jeppesen.. Very Good. 2008. Softcover. 4to - 27.5 x 21.5 cm.; viii - 44 - 88 - 162 - 48 - 34 - 44 - 36 - 50 - 54 - 24 - 28 - 38 - 44 - 34 - 20 - 16 - 26 - 16 pp. Each chapter and/or section is paginated separately as noted. First published in 1996, this is the 6th edition or printing from 2008. The answers to the math questions on pages 1-14, 1-15, 1-25 and 1-39 have been partially filled in. Otherwise very clean with minor wear to the cover edges. .

$40.00

Hi-Speed Modern Cutting Tools. Catalog No. 9. June 1st, 1940
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Hi-Speed Modern Cutting Tools. Catalog No. 9. June 1st, 1940

Galt, Ontario.: Hi-Speed Tools Limited.. Very Good. 1940. Hardcover. 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 124 pp. Red cloth over thin boards with black lettering on the spine and the front board. This catalog covers taps, dies, chasers, thread gauges, drills, end cutting tools, reamers, standard fixtures, collets, carbide and special tools. Printed on a coated paper and profusely illustrated with professionally rendered machine drawings. Fifty-eight pages of tables and a 2 page index at the back. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper and the tail edge of that same end paper has a small closed tear and a thinned spot. The book shows very mild wear to the externals and some spotty soiling. .

$25.00

Water Works and Sewerage Systems of Canada
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Water Works and Sewerage Systems of Canada

By Denis, Leo G. (compiler)

Ottawa, Ontario.: Committee on Waters and Water-Powers.. Good+. 1916. Hardcover. 8vo - 24.5 x 16.5 cm.; [8] - 176 pp. Burgundy cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front. The primary publisher was actually the "Commission of Conservation Canada" with the committee mentioned acting on their behalf and chaired by the Hon. H. S. Beland. Illustrated with 16 pages of sepia toned photographs, 6 full page black and white technical drawings and one double-paged fold out technical drawing all of which are in fine condition. The various facilities are described alphabetcally by town within each province and territory. Mild wear to the externals with some light staining and soiling to the boards. The interior is clean and the binding is sound and solid. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. .

$25.00

Momento: Studi Galileiani
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Momento: Studi Galileiani

By Galluzzi, Paolo

Rome, Italy.: Edizioni dell'Ateneo & Bizzarri.. Very Good. 1979. Softcover. 8vo - 24 x 17 cm.; xv - 435 pp. The text is in Italian. Paper wraps fastened at the spine and french-folded on the fore edges over card stock covers. Volume 29 in the series "Lessico Intellettuale Europeo" from Ateneo. Illustrated with black and white drawings and a few photographs. The first blank page has been very neatly removed. Previous owner's small inked note on the half title page, otherwise very clean with a tight binding. The faux jacket (paper wraps) shows very mild wear and light soiling. .

$30.00

Changing Attitudes Toward American Technology
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Changing Attitudes Toward American Technology

By Hughes, Thomas Parke. (editor)

New York.: Harper & Row.. Very Good. 1975. Softcover. 0060429836 . 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 340 pp. From the back cover: "This collection combines current selections with selections treating the same topics at specific points in the past . . . the book examines the exhilaration felt by most Americans in the nineteenth century as they imagined a future shaped by American technology . . . and the disillusionment with technology following World War I and during the Depression". Twenty four selections in all. Minor wear to the externals, otherwise clean and tight. .

$7.50

Just a Little About Most Everything, Essays on Technology and Life
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Just a Little About Most Everything, Essays on Technology and Life

By Wooldridge, Tim

West Conshohocken, PA: Infinity Publishing.. Very Good+. 2009. Softcover. 0741454769 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 159 pp. Based on a popular newspaper column in North Carolina, this collection looks at a wide range of topics with humour and a light touch. Wooldridge is a chemist, a semiconductor process researcher and an enthusiast in things technical, with a few years of wisdom under his belt. A clean, tight copy. .

$9.00

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