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The Miracle of Making Old Things New - A Re-Make Revue

by Consumer Branch - the Wartime Prices and Trade Board; Pattern Companies

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1942
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First Edition
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Canada: Consumer Branch - the Wartime Prices and Trade Board, Government of Canada, 1942. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 48 pages. Undated but probably circa 1942 as this is clearly a WWII-era publication intended to provide ideas for readers to slash their requirement for wool, "106 pounds of which is needed to… Read more
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Combat Survival - Course Notes

by Author Not Stated

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Published
1981
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Good
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Reprint
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USA: Paladin Press, 1981. Book. Good. Paperback. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. [5], i, [3], 150 pp. Black and white diagrams. Publisher believes this to be a work of Great Britain's elite Special Air Service (SAS). "While comparable to other government survival texts in some areas, its combat orientation differentiates it from all others… Read more
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An Agricultural Testament

by Howard, Sir Albert

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Published
1943
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Good
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1943. Book. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xv, [4], 2-253 pages. Index. References. Black and white illustrations and photographic plates. Graphs. Tables. First published in England in 1940. "The purose of this book is to draw attention to the destruction of… Read more
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An Agricultural Testament

by Howard, Sir Albert

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Published
1940
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Oxford University Press, 1940. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First edition of this landmark work in the history of organic agriculture. Intended to "draw attention to the destruction of the earth's capital - the soil; to indicates some of the consequences of this; and to suggest methods by which the lost… Read more
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The Immigrant Builder; or, Practical Hints To Handy-Men

by Dwyer, C.P.

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Published
1884
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Good
Edition
Tenth Edition
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New York: Hurst & Co., Publishers, 1884. Book. Good. Hardcover. Tenth Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xi, [1], 13-145, [1], [10] ads, pages. Index. Frequent line drawings in text. "Showing clearly how to plan and construct dwellings in the bush, on the prairie, or elsewhere, cheaply and well, with wood, earth, or gravel. … Read more
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Rural Roots: The Trials and Triumphs of a Back-to-the-Lander

by De Candole, Richard [Signed]

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Published
2009
Condition
Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781926747941
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Canada: Self-Published, 2009. Book. Fine. Paperback. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed and generically inscribed by author atop title page. "Includes many columns written for the Victoria Times-Colonist in the early 2000s about country living." - back cover. Author's column was called Rural Roots and also included personal and family history.… Read more
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From Fjord to Floathouse: One Family's Journey from the Farmlands of Norway to the Coast of British Columbia

by Myrtle Siebert

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Published
2001
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Good
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Reprint
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9781553690627
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Canada: Trafford Publishing, 2001. Book. Good. Paperback. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 244 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "The saga of hardy West Coast pioneers, who lived in snug floating homes and were sustained by surrounding sea and forest. In short time segments, complete with maps, letters, photos and recipes, readers… Read more
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Chainsaw Lumbermaking

by Malloff, Will

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Published
1982
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Good
Edition
First Printing
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9780918804129
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USA: The Taunton Press, 1982. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. vii, 215 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. "Tells you everything you need to turn your chainsaw into a lumbermill: how to modify the chainsaw and make numerous accessories for milling, how to use the equipment in the woods,… Read more
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Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples (Handbook #34)

by Nancy J. Turner

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Published
1975
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771988660
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Victoria: Province of B.C. Dept. of Recreation and Conservation, 1975. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 264 pages. Index. Glossary. Colour and black and white photos. Reference list. Printed on glossy stock. Errata slip affixed inside front cover. "Coastal Indians had an intimate knowledge of local flora,… Read more
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Adventures in Kinship With All Life (Original Title: The Language of Silence)

by J. Allen Boone; Paul Herman Leonard

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Published
1990
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Good
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Reprint
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9780930852085
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USA: Tree of Life Publications, 1990. Book. Good. Paperback. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 128 pages. "Contains heartwarming, inspiring, true stories of the amazing power of extra-sensory perception in aminals. Also deals with the bond of trust that can exist between people and animals of all kinds and a new and wonderful world of silent… Read more
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The Hunter's Kitchen [Cookbook / Cook Book]

by Ross, Ann: Editor

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Published
1985
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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9780968012628
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B.C.: Guide-Outfitters Association of British Columbia, 1985. Book. Illus. by Hunter, G.. Good. Spiral Bound. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 216 pages. Index. Nice black and white illustrations. A sampling of the chapters includes: Hints for Meats, Casseroles & Ground Meats, Hints for Breakfast and Lunch, Macaroni, Dumplings and Vegetables, Bread, Bannock &… Read more
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Edible Wild Fruits and Nuts of Canada (Edible Wild Plants of Canada, Number 3)

by Nancy J Turner; Adam F. Szczawinski

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Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780660001289
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Canada: National Museum of Natural Sciences, National Museums of Canada, 1981. Book. Good. Spiral Bound. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 212 pages. Index, bibliography and index. Monotone diagrams and colour photos. This guide and cookbook includes 35 species for wild-food gourmets. "Each section contains a botanical description, notes on general habitat and… Read more
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Wild Green Vegetables of Canada (Edible wild plants of Canada #4)

by Adam F Szczawinski; Nancy J. Turner

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Published
1980
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Fair
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First Edition
ISBN
9780660103426
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Ottawa: National Museum of Natural Sciences, 1980. Book. Fair. Spiral Bound. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 179 pages. Index, bibliography and glossary. "More than twenty-five species or groups of related species are described here in detail. Each includes a botanical description, colour photo, notes on habitat and distribution in Canada, and general information… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 15, Fall 1977 - Solar Water Heaters in California, 1891-1930

by Butti, Ken; Perlin, John; Cowley, Malcolm; Brand, Stewart; Foley, Michael W.; Smith, J.D.; Melvoin, Judy; et al

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Published
1978
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California, USA: Pointer, 1978. Book. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 142 pages. Features: Solar Water Heaters in California, 1891-1930; The Ideas of Greenwich Village; Sanctuary in Cuba; Neighborhood Preservation is an ecology issue; The Hawksbill Turtle; Insulation Heresy; Wilderness Plots; Broken Circuits, Smoke and Fire; and much more. Unmarked with… Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Spring 1984 - Smokey Mountain Farmhouse

by Muir, Doris; Woods, Cindy; Walt, G.L.; Et al

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Published
1984
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Fair
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First Edition
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Canada: Muir Publishing, 1984. Book. Fair. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 80 pages. Features: Smokey Mountain Farmhouse; Country Charm, City Sophistication; Log Home Decor; Energy (2) - How does the log stack up?; Log houses and energy conservation; NALBA 2nd annual meeting and trade show; Dealer of the Year; and more. … Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 17, Spring 1978 - Language, Thought, & Disease

by Michell, John; O'Neill, Dan; Ellerbroek, W.C.; Friend, Gil; Primack, Mark; Gilman, Robert; Van Strum, Carol Scott; et al

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Published
1978
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California, USA: Pointer, 1978. Book. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 144 pages. Features: A Defence of Sacred Measures; Governor Brown at the Mental Hospitals; Cops Without Guns; Language, Thought, & Disease; Earl Butz Versus Wendell Berry; Botanic Architecture; Solar Water Heaters in Florida 1923-1978; Job Sharing is Good; I Was Armand… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 21, Spring 1979 - Chemical Harm to Human DNA

by Klein, Steven Handler; Brand, Stewart; O'Neill, Dan; Kleiner, Art; Nilsen, Richard; et al

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Published
1979
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First Edition
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California, USA: Pointer, 1979. Book. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 160 pages. Features: Human Harm to Human DNA; Herbicides - a Faustian Bargain; How to Worry Intelligently about Having a Baby; Biohazard Organizations and Books; Dan O'Neill Defies Supreme Court; A History of Magazines on a Timeline; St. Lawrence County Comprehensive… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 28, Winter 1980 - The Passing of Gregory Bateson

by Williams, Heathcote; Bateson, Mary Catherine; Burnor, David; et al

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Published
1980
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Good
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First Edition
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California, USA: Pointer, 1980. Book. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 24 pages. Features: Six Days of Dying (Gregory Bateson); The Gnostic Gospels; The Wishing Bone Cycle; Ed Ricketts; The Foreskin File (graphic article on circumcision); Autologic; Information Detective Stories; Health Hazards from Computer Terminals; and much, much more. Unmarked… Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Fall 1984, Vol. 7, No. 4 - The Scandinavian Log

by Muir, Allan T.; Doherty, Sharon; et al

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Published
1984
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Fair
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First Edition
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Canada: Muir Publishing, 1984. Book. Fair. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 96 pages. Features: Visit to Sweden, Finland and Norway; Energy (4) - How does the log stack up?; Tess - A Heat-Storing Fireplace; The Heat Pump; How to Do it with Logs - How to Evaluate Log Building Information; and more.… Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Summer 1984, Vol. 7, No. 3 - The Swiss Chalet

by Muir, Allan T.; Amburgey, Terry L.; Williams, Lonnie H.; Et al

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Published
1984
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First Edition
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Canada: Muir Publishing, 1984. Book. Fair. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 80 pages. Features: The house that pride and patience built; The Ledgewood; The Swiss Chalet; Tropical log houses; Decor - this log home provides a backdrop to antiques; Constructing log homes in the south; Energy 3 - How does the log… Read more
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