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Orthodontia, or Malposition of the Human Teeth; Its Prevention and Remedy

by Guilford, S[imeon] H[ayden]

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1889
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Philadelphia: Press of Spangler & Davis, 1889. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. [iv], v-viii, 9-186. 9" x 6". Black and white detailed illustrations. Decorated endpapers. "Dean of the Philadelphia Dental College, Simeon Hayden Guilford, A.M., D.D.S., Ph.D. (1841-1919) undertook the first course in orthodontia for undergraduates, for which… Read more
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The Hut Six Story: Breaking the Enigma Codes

by Welchman, Gordon

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Published
1982
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780070691803
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USA: McGraw - Hill, 1982. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. ix, 326. Index. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of photos. Diagrams. "Now, for the first time, the insider's view of the Enigma story and other clandestine operations is revealed by Gordon Welchman, a top British mathematician… Read more
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Western Technology and Soviet Economic Development 1917 to 1930

by Sutton, Antony (Anthony) C.

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Published
1968
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9780817917913
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Stanford, CA, USA: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace. Good. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0817917918 . "A study which breaks substantially new ground in a controversial area." - Preface. Part I provides an empirical examination of foreign concessions and technological transfers. Part II describes the significance of these concessions and transfers. Hoover Institution… Read more
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Nuclear Weapons Databook: Volume I - U.S. Nuclear Forces and Capabilities

by Cochran, Thomas B.; Arkin, William M.; Hoenig, Milton M.; Von Hippel, Frank [Foreword]

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1984
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9780884101734
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USA: Ballinger Publishing Company, 1984. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. pp. xix, 342. Glossary. Index. Tables. Generously illustrated with black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos. "This compilation of data on nuclear weapons is an impressive product of a formidable amount of work. It fills a… Read more
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Armstrong Saw Filer's Handbook

by Quelch, P[hil] S.

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Published
1966
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Revised Edition
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Portland, OR, U.S.A.: Armstrong Mfg. Co., 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 100 pp. Line drawings. "The sole purpose of this book is to help the filer on the job." - Preface. "The technical knowledge of saw filing could never be put down completely in the pages of… Read more
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Reading the Rocks: The Story of the Geological Survey of Canada, 1842-1972

by Zaslow, Morris

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Published
1975
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9780770513030
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Ottawa: The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1975. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. "Sets out the Survey's many accomplishments since its inception in 1842 and, at the same time, offers an insight into a unique group of Canadian pioneers. Throughout its long existence it has been an important and unusual arm… Read more
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Plants Used Against Cancer: A Survey (Bioactive Plants, Vol II)

by Hartwell, Jonathan L.; Duke, Jim [Foreword]

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Published
1982
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Fine
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First Edition Thus
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9780880001304
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USA: Quarterman Publications Inc., 1982. Book. Illus. by Duke, Peggy. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Dr. Hartwell compiles an amazing number of anecdotal and folk remedies for many afflictions, some strictly and some loosely defined as 'cancerous' in nature. Covering nearly one thousand references and more than 3,000 species, this reprint is… Read more
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An Annotated Bibliography of Cryptography

by Shulman, David

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1976
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First Edition
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9780824099749
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New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1976. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xvi, [4], 154, [2], 154, [4], 14, 47, [1], 2, 1 pages. List of black and white illustrations. Shulman spent twenty-five years researching this work and wrote it with librarians, students of cryptography, and book collectors in mind. An… Read more
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Electricity and Christianity

by Strickland, Crump J.

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1938
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Charlotte, North Carolina: Elizabeth Publishing Company, 1938. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. pp. [4], 5-96. 19 x 13cm. "A book of more than two dozen exemplifications wherein electricity clearly illustrates Christianity". - Subtitle. Author was a rectifier field specialist for General Electric. "A most illuminating book. Mr. Strickland's… Read more
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Refining Precious Metal Wastes: Gold, Silver, Platinum Metals - A Handbook for the Jeweler, Dentist and Small Refiner

by Hoke, C.M.

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1982
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Very Good
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Reprint
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9780931913228
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New York: Met-Chem Research, Inc., 1982. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. xiii, [1], 362 pages with index and recommended reading list. Occasional black and white illustrations. Reprint of the 1940 first edition. "Based upon author's 24 years of teaching jewelers and others to refine their precious metal wastes." -… Read more
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Cellular Telephone Russian Roulette: A Historical and Scientific Perspective

by Kane, Robert C.

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2001
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Very Good
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Second Printing
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9780533136735
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New York: Vantage Press, Incorporated, 2001. Book. Very Good. Paperback. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp.x, 235. "As a research scientist and product design engineer [the author] has been directly involved with programs and projects for the design and development of portable cell phones, radio frequency mobile radios, microwave telecommunications systems, video display systems, and… Read more
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Waterwheels in the Service of British Columbia's Pioneers

by Liddicoat, Wallace L.

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1996
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781550564556
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Canada: Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries), 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. pp.[6], iii, 163, iv-vii, [2]. Bibliography. Chronology of Relevant Discoveries and Historical Events. Generously illustrated with informative diagrams, maps and black and white reproductions of archival photos. "An account of how, in a little more than a century,… Read more
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Bradleystat - Closer Tuning with Perfect Filament Control [.Double-sided Three-Panel Advertising Brochure]

by Allen-Bradley Co.

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1925
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USA: Allen-Bradley Co., 1925. Book. Good. Pamphlet. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Undated but appears to be circa 1925 as a reproduced test result is dated 1922. 6.5" x 3.5" when closed. This tidy two-color illustrated promotional piece for the Bradleystat is densely packed with information explaining how this graphite compression rheostat provides smooth,… Read more
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The Trident [Magazine] Incorporating Blue Peter - Magazine of the Sea, June 1952, Vol. 14, No. 158 - Cover photo of the Yacht "Samuel Pepys" Being Hoisted Aboard the Royal Mail Ship "Brittany"

by Kemble, Oliver; Mead, Commander Hilar P.; Jenkins, Alan C.; Forebrace, Leigh; Blair, V. Payze; Nicholas B. Melville; Learmont, Captain James S.; Gunston, J.; Radford, Commander J.; Hampshire, A. Cecil

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1952
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London: The Trident, 1952. Book. Fair. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 44 pages. Features:;Six by Two - article on the ship's bunk; British Signals for a Pilot; The Bermuda Race; Shipwrights of Buckler's Hard - this tiny hamlet was once an important shipyard; Intuition of Sea-going rats; Looking at Lisbon - City… Read more
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The Trident [Magazine] Incorporating Blue Peter - Magazine of the Sea, April [Apr.], 1953, Vol. 15, No. 168 - Cutty Sark Cover Photo

by Richey, M.W.; Villiers, Alan; Kemble, Oliver; Garnett, Lee; Butler, Reg; Weifhtman, A.E.; Hampshire, A. Cecil

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1953
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London: The Trident, 1953. Book. Illus. by Woodget, Captain. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 44 pages. Features: Exploring the Oceans - article exploring the scope of oceanography up to the present - includes maps and photos, including photo of a Coelacanth caught on December 20, 1952; Strange Harbour; The "Cutty Sark"… Read more
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Log House [Magazine] Number 8, Spring 1983: The Mackie School of Log Building

by Mackie, Mary; Mackie, Keith

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1983
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Canada: Log House Publishing. Good. 1983. First Edition. Single Issue Magazine. "96 pages of solid reading! No advertising!" - front cover. Great front cover colour photo of Larry Parker Log Construction's first helicopter re-assembly. Loaded with fantastic black and white photos. Features: The "Y" and the how of it; The Pole-And-Dagga House; B.… Read more
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A Day in an Iron-Works: The World at Work

by Cooke, Arthur O.

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1910
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London: Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton, 1910. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 79 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Color plates. Black and white photos and diagrams. Color pictorial pastedown over original illustrated boards. Undated but appears to be circa 1910. Chapters include: The Ore-Bunkers; At the Furnace-Top; At… Read more
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ALSOS

by Goudsmit, Samuel A.

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1947
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New York: Henry Schuman, Inc., 1947. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [iv], v-xiv, 3-259 pages. Index of principal names. Black and white illustrations and reproductions of documents. Endpapers feature facsimiles of fascinating pertinent news clippings of the day. The author, a professor of physics at Northwestern University, was scientific… Read more
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Olive Oil Sensory Science

by Monteleone, Erminio; Langstaff, Susan: Editors

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2014
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9781118332528
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U.K: Wiley Blackwell, 2014. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xx, 367 pp. Index. Graphs, tables, colour and black and white illustrations. "An invaluable resource for olive oil scientists, product development and marketing personnel on the role of sensory evaluation in relation to current and future market trends. Each… Read more
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The Last of the Covered Bridge Builders

by Graton, Milton S.; Adams, Sherman [Foreword]

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1978
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Plymouth, NH: Clifford-Nicol, Inc., 1978. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xxii, [8], 148 pp. Many black and white diagrams and reproductions of archival photos. At time of publication the author's family was the only American builder of authentic wooden highway covered bridges. "Anyone who almost single handedly has repaired, rebuilt… Read more
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