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Mining Explained in Simple Terms.

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Northern Miner Press.: 1963

Seller ID: 20401


12mo - 17.5 x 12 cm.; [6] - 167 pp. Stiff card stock covers with a blue faux leather finish. Gilt lettering on spine and front board. The text paper used is a high quality coated stock. First published in 1955, this is the second edition. Essentially a collection of articles in an edited and updated form that had appeared in the 'Northern Miner' over the years. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and maps. Twenty-three page glossary at the back. The co... View more info

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

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Galt, Ontario., Hi-Speed Tools Limited.: 1940

Seller ID: 25160


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 th... View more info

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A & P Technician General Textbook.

By: N/A

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Englewood, Colorado., Jeppesen.: 2008

Seller ID: 26049


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. View more info

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Aeroplane Flight Training Manual. Revised 4th edition.

By: N/A

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Transport Canada.: 2004

Seller ID: 26051


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. View more info

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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.

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Department of Mines.: 1962

Seller ID: 26053


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. View more info

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Russian Surgeon.

By: Amosoff, Prof. N. M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Neville Spearman.: 1966

Seller ID: 19240


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 223 pp. Translated from Russian by George St. George. Prof. Amosoff was a leading cardiologist in Russia and one of the designers of the heart-lung machine which aided in heart surgery. Some soiling on boards and text block edges, former owner's name on front free endpaper; text pages clean and binding sturdy. Dust jacket soiled with edgewear. View more info

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Steel Works Analysis.

By: Arnold, John Oliver and F. Ibbotson.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: London, UK., Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd: 1907

Seller ID: 2357


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; xiv - 468 pp. Third edition, thoroughly revised and enlarged. U- (5003) . Part of The Specialists Series by Pitman's dealing with the chemical analysis of steel and iron. The cover is lightly soiled and mildly worn, binding sturdy, text clean except for a small stain on the lower fore edge corner that effects the first six pages of book, fold-out diagrams intact. View more info

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Land Drainage and Reclamation.

By: Ayres, Quincy Claude and Daniels Scoates.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York., McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1939

Seller ID: 15362


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi, 496 pp. Second edition, second impression, a revision of the first edition ". . . a treatise dealing with the drainage, reclamation, and surveying problems that arise on the average farm and that the farmer himself can well be expected to handle." Charts, tables, photos, drawings, two fold-out drainage maps, appendices, index. Cloth-covered boards lightly soiled with moderated edgewear, former owner's name on front endpaper, a blank prelimi... View more info

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Know the Escapement. (Sixth edition, 1950)

By: Barkus, Sarah & Homer A.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: San Diego, California., Barkus Horological Laboratories.: 1950

Seller ID: 20373


12mo - 18.5 x 13 cm.; 201 pp. Red / brown cloth over boards with intricate blind stampings on the front (lettering and art work) and a textured relief effect on the back. First published in 1943, completely revised and extended in 1948, and then corrected for the sixth printing with the inclusion of lessons for training with Hand Model Escapement. This reminds me of bringing my great grandfather's pocket watch in to a venerable old watch maker for repairs. He had a sligh... View more info

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One Nation Under Google (Citizenship in the Technological Republic)

By: Barney, Darin

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada., Hart House, University of Toronto.: 2007

Seller ID: 30127


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. View more info

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Risks in the Environment: How to Assess Them.

By: Bennett, Charles R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burlington, Ontario, Burloak Publications.: 1996

Seller ID: 19411


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; [12] - 305 pp. Bennett presents detailed and exhaustive arguments against environmental regulations as they are producing no health improvements for Canadians. Extensive bibliographical footnotes along with five appendices. The lower fore coner of the front cover is creased, else near fine. View more info

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Simple Experiments in Biology.

By: Bibby, Cyril.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: London, UK., Heinemann.: 1966

Seller ID: 6392


8vo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; xii - 216 pp. With a bibliography and index. Second Edition reprint. First published in 1943. From the preface: "The aim is the humble and even pedestrian one of helping teachers without specialised training to carry out experiments needing no expensive apparatus for the benefit of pupils of no more than average ability." Red and white paper-covered boards. The boards show some light edgewear and soiling with a previous owner's name on the fr... View more info

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The Demand and Supply of Scientific Personnel.

By: Blank, David M. and George J. Stigler.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: New York., National Bureau of Economic Research.: 1957

Seller ID: 21104


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; xix - 200 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Publication #62 in the Bureau's General Series. Discussions, reports and facts on Engineers, Chemists, Mathematicians and Physicists. Forty one tables and nine appendices at the back. Usual library distinction s, otherwise quite clean and tight.; Ex-Library View more info

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Managing High Technology, Volume I - Decisions for Success.

By: Callahan, John R. and George H. Haines, Jr. (editors) (Michael Potter, Edward Clark, Graham Neathway, Kenneth Mackenzie, Bruce Rubinger, Susan Weiner, David Boag, Bruce Fauman, Doyle Weiss, Brian Ratchford, Gerald Katz, Peter Yannopoulos, James Poapst).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario., Research Centre for High Technology Management: 1986

Seller ID: 16724


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi, 217 pp. Other authors are Robert Weese, Patrick Grady, Allan Cahoon, Julie Rowney, Jeffrey Harris. Results of a conference held in 1986 by the Research Centre for High Technology Management of Carleton University which discussed organization design, marketing, finance, and human resource management. Black cloth-covered boards with white spine lettering. A bend in front board; binding tight, text pages clean. Dust jacket rubbed with some edgewear. View more info

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Materials Selection for Corrosion Control.

By: Chawla, Sohan L. and Rajeshwar K. Gupta.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Materials Park, Ohio., ASM International.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26115


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. View more info

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Water Works and Sewerage Systems of Canada.

By: Denis, Leo G. (compiler).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Committee on Waters and Water-Powers.: 1916

Seller ID: 24351


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 f... View more info

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Ecoagriculture: Initiatives in Eastern and Southern Africa.

By: Devlin, J. F. and T. Zettel (editors)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Harare, Zimbabwe, Weaver Press.: 1999

Seller ID: 20772


8vo - 21.5 x 15 cm.; xii - 348 pp. Published in conjunction with the University of Gueph of Ontario, Canada. A collection of twenty seven essays with a comprehensive index. The major topic areas are: 1 - "Soil, Fertility and Farm Management", 2 - "Integrated Pest Management" , 3 - "Farming Systems Research", 4 - "Post Harvet Systems", and 5 - "Agricultural Institutions". Moderate wear to the cover edges with a clean interior and a ... View more info

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Manual of Teletype and Typewriter Keyboard Operation.

By: Education Bureau, The Order Of Railroad Telegraphers (C. E. Rickard, Director).

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Saint Louis, Missouri., The Order Of Railroad Telegraphers: 1942

Seller ID: 5620


12mo - 19 x 28 cm. Oblong landscape format.; 32 pp. Saddle stapled with red card stock wraps with embossed gold lettering and seal. Has the number "49" stamped below the title. The covers are lightly soiled with mild edgewear, one 1/4" closed tear on front, interior pages browning with age. Preface written by C. E. Rickard, Director of the Educational Bureau. Laid in are two pieces: a fragile piece of paper with "Wireless Continental Telegraph Alphabet... View more info

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Patologia e Terapia del Libro.

By: Gallo, Alfonso

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Roma, Editrice Raggio: 1951

Seller ID: 13324


Fo. - 31 x 24 cm.; viii - 254 pp. Text is in Italian. Enciclopedia Poligrafica-Terza Monografia, Della Serie i: Confezione dello Stampato. Bibliography, photos. Brown cloth-covered boards with gilt stamped design on front, gilt spine lettering. Boards have light sunning along top edge, light yellow spotty stains to some pages which don't interfere with any text. Dust jacket has minor edgewear. View more info

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Momento: Studi Galileiani.

By: Galluzzi, Paolo.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy., Edizioni dell'Ateneo & Bizzarri.: 1979

Seller ID: 23900


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) s... View more info