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    Botanical forest products in British Columbia: An overview, January 1995

    Canada: Integrated Resources Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Forests. Spiral-Bound. 0772623287 51 pages. References. "A comprehensive overview of the commercial harvest of more than 200 botanical forest products in British Columbia." - from Executive Summary. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. . Very Good. 1995. First Edition.


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    Trees and Shrubs of the Southwestern Deserts by Benson, Lyman David ; Darrow, Robert A

    Tucson, Arizona, USA: Univ of Arizona Press, 1981. Third Edition Revised . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Lucretia Brezeale Hamilton. Very good brown cloth. Map endpapers. Very good black color pictorial DJ. Some wear and tear to DJ, chipped rear corner. (1981), 4to, [6], vii-xviii, [2], 416pp. Revised and expanded edition featuring 95 full-colour plates, 424 photographs adn drawings, and 252 maps.


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    Canadian Geographical Journal, April, 1947 - Paddlewheels on the St. John by Zavitz, E.J.; Ells, S.C.; Owens, W.H.; Phillips, Fred H.; Burpee, Lawrence J

    Canada: The Canadian Geographical Society. Paperback. Pages 155-200 plus sixteen pages of nice ads. Features: Reforestation in Ontario - major article with many wonderful archival photos, including horrific scenes of erosion and drifting sand; The Prospector; England's Rural Craftsmen; Paddlewheels on the St. John River; Alexander Henry; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. Small name stamp on ad on verso of first leaf. Large chunk missing from upper corner of back cover. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1947. First Edition.


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    Trees, Shrubs and Flowers to Know in British Columbia by Lyons, C[hester] P[eter]

    Toronto, ON, Canada: J. M. Dent, 1965. Revised Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near fine yellow pictorial hardcover. Illustrated endpapers. Light use, previous owner name stamp on cover and edges, no jacket. (August 1965), (1952), 12mo, 194pp. Key to Evergreen Trees. Key to Broadleaf Trees. "An illustrated page makes it easy to recognize eight of the more common ferns in British Columbia. The Flowering Timetables will be of special value to visitors unfamiliar with the native plants."


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    The Forestry Chronicle - December 1952 by Contributors, Multiple

    The Canadian Institute of Forestry. Paperback. 122 pages plus index and vintage advertisements. Features: Trends in North American Forestry, North American Forestry - a Summation; Good Logging Practices increase Forest Yield; Effect of Recent Pulp and Paper Developments in B.C.; Interpreting Forestry to the Layman; The Correlation of Silvicultural Systems and Wildlife Management; a Technique for Determining the Year of the Outside Ring of Dead Trees; and more. Prior owner's name atop front cover else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. . Very Good. 1952. First Edition.


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    Foundations of silviculture upon an ecological basis by Toumey, James William

    First edition. Hard cover. J. Wiley & sons, inc. : Chapman & Hall, limited, New York: London (1928)  Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. 1 v. illus., diagrs. 24 cm. Includes Illustrations. Green cloth, embossed border on front cover, mint condition


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    Wood Atlas of the Euphorbiaceae s.l. by Westra, Lubbert Y. Th. & Koek-Noorman, Jifke

    Leiden: International Association of Wood Anatomists, 2004. Slim octavo, pp 110, illlustrated with end-grain photographs of 393 woods, paperback, a very good copy, as new. Extremely scarce. [IAWA Journal, Supplement 4]. First Edition. Paperback. As New.


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    The New Forest, 900 Years After (Raven book) by Tate, Peter

    London : Macdonald and Jane's, 1979. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine brown hardcover. Map Endpapers. Fine brown color pictorial price-clipped DJ. (1979), 8vo, [8], 13-185pp. [1], illustrations, map (on lining papers), portraits ; 22 cm. "Peter Tate has travelled deep into history and into the Forest itself to reveal a fascinating compelling and sometimes revelatory portrait of this unique area of Britain's heritage."


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    Ecoforestry Journal - Volume 16, Number 2 Summer 2002 by Vipond, Don: Editor

    British Columbia: Ecoforestry. Paperback. 44 pages. Topics include: Ecoforestry at the Landscape Scale; Hill Holt Wood; Wave Hill Farm; Magnifica Comunitaa Di Fiemme (in Italy); Fungus Roots in the Forest; Review of 'In Search of Sustainability'; Reaction Wood; The Earth Charter; The Forest is more than a Collection of Trees. Clean, bright and unmarked. Lovely copy. . Fine. 2001. First Edition.


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    The Forestry Chronicle - June 1953 by Contributors, Multiple

    Canada: The Canadian Institute of Forestry. Paperback. Vintage advertisements. Features: Pathological deterioration in wind-thrown Balsam Fir in Newfoundland; Planning for sustained yield operations; a note on the bud count method of forecasting cone crops; a use of site in forest management; group seed tree method and mechanical skidding in the U.S.S.R.; Hail damage in forest stands; some concepts of industrial forestry; wildlife management in the Yukon; The role of forest ranger schools in Canada and the U.S.; The B.C. Forest Service in the field of recreation in Provincial parks and forests; and more. Prior owner's name atop front cover else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. . Good. 1953. First Edition.


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    Managing the Forest: Support Materials for a Secondary School Course in Intensive Forest Management

    Canada: Pacific Educational Pr. Hardcover. 0888650345 219 pages. A very practical work which will be informative to a wide audience. Usual library markings. Front free endpaper removed. Title page partly loose. Scribbling to back endpaper. Somewhat above-average wear. A worthy working copy. . Fair. 1985. Revised.


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    Pacific spirit: The forest reborn by Moore, Patrick Albert

    Canada: Terra Bella Publishers Canada. Hardcover. 1896171079 110 pages. Index. "Celebrates the splendour of new forests... A personal essay in words and photographs... Conveys the timely message that our forests are capable of returning to their full grandeur, even after large-scale clearcutting... A powerful counterpoint to the claims of some environmentalist groups." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Excellent copy. . Fine. 1995. First Edition.


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    Workshop on Planning Self-Help Fuelwood Projects (Reader prepared for the FAO - Part 1) by FAO

    Roma: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1987. Quarto, pp 184, xeroxed and stapled, paperback, cover slightly worn.. Paperback. Good.


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    International Woodworkers of America, AFL-CIO-CLC, Local 1-80, Duncan B.C. by IWA Local 1-80, Duncan, B.C

    British Columbia: IWA Local 1-80, Duncan, B.C.. Paperback. Oblong 8.5" x 11". 100 pages of magnificent archival black and white photos presenting the jobs performed by members of the local through its long history. Presents scenes of big timber, big machines, and big men. Average wear. Prior owner's ink stamp atop front cover and first page, otherwise unmarked. A sound copy of this important historical compilation. . Good. 1982. First Edition.


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    Woodlot Owner Organizations in Eastern Canada: Historic Development, legilsation, Structure, Financing and Services - Information Report M-X-162 by Curtis, D.S

    Canada: Canadian Forestry Service. Paperback. 0662151550 118 pages. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1987. First Edition.


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    Tropical Forests and Their Crops (Hardback edition) by SMITH, Nigel J.H.; WILLIAMS, J.T.; PLUCKNETT, Donald L. & TALBOT, Jennifer P

    Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates, 1992. Hardback edition. Illustrated, pp xvi, 568, the slightest of wear to the cloth, otherwise a very good copy..


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    Aspen Manager's Handbook for British Columbia

    Canada: Canada/British Columbia. Paperback. 0772624410 110 pages. "Brings together information about issues that foresters involved with aspen management in British Columbia are likely to face." - from Introduction. Average wear. Prior owner's name whited out atop front cover. Some high-lighting to contents. . Good. 1995. First Edition.


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    Forest Fragmentation: Wildlife and Management Implications

    Netherlands: Brill Academic Publishers. Hardcover. 9004113886 Over 300 pages. Index. "Discusses fragmentation in light of the theory of 'island biogeography' which considers batches of habitat as islands, separated from each other by a sea of hostile land" - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Sllight lean to spine. A quality copy. . Very Good. 1999. First Edition.


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    The Forestry Chronicle - June 1949 by Contributors, Multiple

    Canada: The Canadian Institute of Forestry. Paperback. Vintage advertisements. Features: An outline for forest fire protection standards; fire control equipment and methods; forest fire protection; forest surveys and working plans in Manitoba; Trends in the supply of raw materials for the pulp and paper industry in B.C.; The measurement of maximum night relative humidity; and more. Prior owner's name atop front cover else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. . Good. 1949. First Edition.


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    Hawaiian Timber for the Coming Generations by Carlson Norman K., L.W. Bryan

    Trustees of teh Bernice P. Bishop Estate, 1959. Hardcover. Fair. FAIR green hardcover with black lettering. No jacket. Staining and some water damage to rear cover.Stain to corner of text pages. Page faces clean. Photos throughout. Maps to rear. Binding solid. 112 pp.


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    The Growing Tree by Wilson, B.F

    USA: The University of Massachusetts Press. Paperback. 152 pages. "Intended for people, from the intelligent owner or observer of trees to the professional student of trees, who are interested in the basic processes of tree growth." - from Preface. Minimal light pencil underlining. Average wear. Binding intact. Worthy working copy. . Good. 1970. First Edition.


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    The Forestry Chronicle - March 1953 by Contributors, Multiple

    Canada: The Canadian Institute of Forestry. Paperback. Vintage advertisements. Features: current practices and future trends in forest insect control; industry encouragement to woodlot management; the federal-provincial forestry agreements; the forest resources inventory of Ontario 1946-1952; Logging and utilization in spruce-fir in the west; sustained yield forest management in B.C.; Forest practices on privately-owned and privately-operated public lands in Canada; Logging and utilization in spruce-fir in the east; and more. Prior owner's name atop front cover else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. . Good. 1953. First Edition.


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    Balancing Act: Environmental Issues in Forestry, Second Edition by Kimmins, Hamish

    Vancouver, B.C.: UBC Press. Paperback. 0774805749 305 pages. Calls for a balanced, more objective approach to forestry issues. Argues that these issues are too often debated without any common understanding of what forestry is really all about or about how forest ecosystems work. This new edition reflects new thinking about sustainable forestry and includes three completely new chapters. Clean, tight and unmarked with very light wear. Nice copy. . Very Good. 1997. Second Edition.


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    Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast by Drushka, Ken

    Canada: Harbour. Hardcover. 1550170724 304 pages. Signed by author upon title page. Index. Extensive list of oral history sources. A superb reference abundantly illustrated with black and white archival photographs. Chapters include: The Coastal Forest; Beginnings; Early Steam Power; Yarding Them Out; The Railway Era; The Birth of Truck Logging; Final Mechanization; Postwar Conversions; Modern Logging. Appendix - B.C. Coastal Log Production. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper and half-title page else unmarked. Average wear to book. Light wear to handsome dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy. . Good. 1992. First Edition.


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    American Forests and Forest Life, January 1928 - The Magazine of the American Forestry Association by Contributors, Multiple

    Washington, D.C.: The American Forestry Association. Paperback. 64 pages. Features: Spruce for Tomorrow's Paper - Can the Pulp and Paper Industry of the Northeast Survive? - with good photos; The Oldest Cultivated Trees in the World - Cypress Arches of Chapultepec Park, or the Bosque de Chapultepec, on the outskirts of Mexico City - with photos; Redwood Burls - by Emanuel Fritz - article with photos; The Forest and the Great Stone Face, by Allen Hollis; The Barred Door - by W.N. Craigie; Uncle Sam's First Timber Sale - near the quaint village of Nemo, South Dakota - with nice photos; Canada and the Migratory Bird Treaty; Don's Christmas Adventure - a story by Erle Kauffman; Shapshots of European Forests - In a Fir Forest of France - article with photos by John D. Guthrie; A Plea for the Forests - by Hon. John Q. Tilson; Planting Woodland Gardens - by J. Farnworth Anderson; A Man and a Mountain - Lije Coalman and Mount Hood, by Ethel Romig Fuller; Wasting Fortunes fo Make Fortunes - Guy Elliott Mitchell explains how vast quantities of Natural Gas are wasted in the search for oil - great photos including an an amazing shot of a forest of derricks in California; A Tale of a Bunny the Woodchuck - by C.H. McDonald; Nice two-color ad for the Pacific Pumper manufactured by Pacific Marine Supply Company of Seattle; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. . Good. 1928. First Edition.


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