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KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA; Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Riyadh, Royal Commission for Jubal and Yanbu:

Seller ID: 123223

Condition: Very Good


n.d.(c 1985), unpaginated, (44 pages), illustrated throughout with full color photographs, A prospectus published by a royal commission established to investigate industrialization and development of other products,in addition to crude oil, with a view to fostering economic growth. Many photographs of the Royal Family and Arab participants in the project. View more info

Image for CONCRETES,CEMENT, MORTARS,PLASTERS, & STUCCO artificial marbles, concretes, Portland cements and compositions : being a thorough and practical treatise on the latest and most improved methods of preparing and using limes, mortars, cements,..

CONCRETES,CEMENT, MORTARS,PLASTERS, & STUCCO artificial marbles, concretes, Portland cements and compositions : being a thorough and practical treatise on the latest and most improved methods of preparing and using limes, mortars, cements,..

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Frederick J. Drake & Co.: 1916

Seller ID: 11255706

Condition: Very Good


dec. cloth cover & spine, 525,(13),(6) index,(4) plates,(4) index, with numerous working drawings and sketches of tools,appliances, ceiling designs and examples of ornamental stucco work. two pages have small tear at top corner, no loss of text edges have minor spotting. a bright, clean copy View more info

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Soil survey report of southeastern New Brunswick

By: Aalund, H Wicklund,R.E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B,, Experimental Farm Service, Dominion Dept. of Agriculture : In cooperation with the New Brunswick Dept. of Agriculture,: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124789

Condition: Fine


printed paper wraps,108 pages : 2 pp of b & w illustrations, text map + maps (3 colored, folding in pocket), Report of the New Brunswick soil survey, 3., View more info

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SAWPOWER : making lumber in the sawmills of Nova Scotia

By: Barbara R Robertson; Nova Scotia Museum.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S, Nimbus Pub. : Nova Scotia Museum: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125559

ISBN: 092085253X

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper covers, 244 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates : illustrations,, index, 3 line ink inscription of former owner on half-title, else a very good copy, a scholarly work, well researched and profusely illustrated, much technical and historical information supported by illustrations. View more info

THE BIRTH OF THE BATHURST MINING CAMP; A Development History of the Austin Brook Iron Mine and No. 6 Base-Metal Deposit

By: Belland,M

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericton N.B., Department of Natural Resources and Energy New Brunswick: 1992

Seller ID: 123547

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 56 pages, illustrated, maps, ink inscription inside front wrap, some vintage photos, maps showing location of deposits, View more info

GREAT NORTHERN LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEERS Volume One 1846-1881

By: Brown, F.A.S.,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin,: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9161

Condition: Very Good


green blind-stamped cloth,pp.,252, illustrated, port. frontis., 14 full page b & w plates from photographs,index,light shelf wear and soil to d.j., Few Locomotive Departments have given rise to so many legends as that of the Britains Great Northern Railway. View more info

NORWEGIAN STAVE CHURCHES

By: Bugge Anders

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oslo, Dreyers Forlag: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123081

Condition: Very Good


full blue calf binding, gilt dec. cover,extra gilt spine, t.e.g. illustrated, full color frontis., 3 full page,full color plates, index, lower corners bumped, some wear at edges, large scuff to back cover near foot of fore-edge.3 line ink inscription on half-title.This is a special, private edition (colophon) set in Bembo type,printed by J.Chr.Gundersen,Oslo,on 2 -sided coated woodfree Art-paper from Saugbrugsforeningen,Halden. The engravings made by Kristiania Klicheans... View more info

WOMEN OF THE STREETS; a sociological study of the common prostitute,

By: C H Rolph; British Social Biology Council.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125536

Condition: Very Good


cloth, dust jaket, vi, 248 pages diagram, tables, ,edited by C.H. Rolph for and on behalf of the British Social Biology Council., small area of fade across bottom edge, light chips to head of d.j., back flap of d.j. has toning at upper fold, View more info

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SIGN WRITING AND GLASS EMBOSSING; a complete practical illustrated manual of the Art...to Which are Added Numerous Alphabets

By: Callingham, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, H.C. Baird & Co.: 1883

Seller ID: 1125200

Condition: Poor


orig. blind-stamped cloth, gilt spine, pp., 4, vii, 9-210 p. illus.,(numerous text illustrations), 15 full page plates, ( all called for) covers are worn, shaken in binding, covers loose but holding, a working copy View more info

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THE BOOK OF WIRELESS TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE : being a clear description of wireless telgraph and telephone sets and how to make and operate them, together with a simple explanation of how wireless Works

By: Collins A. Frederick

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Toronto, Frederick D. Goodchild: 1922

Seller ID: 11255705

Condition: Very Good


pictorial cloth cover,227 (1) advert., numerous text illustrations, light wear at cornersand spine ends, spotting to edges, covers lightly soiled. The first Canadian edition of a scarce book. View more info

HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH WORKS OF ART

By: Collins, Sheldan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York,, Amphoto/Watson-Guptill: 1992

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 1123232

ISBN: 0817440194

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 208 pages, illustrated, 50 full color illustrations, 150 b & w illustrations, 2 pp bibliography, index, clean, bright copy. A practical guide for photographers,artists, private collectors,gallery owners, antique dealers, and anyone interested in photographing art. View more info

FINGER PRINTS; SECRET SERVICE; CRIME DETECTION;

By: Cooke, T.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Finger Print Pub. Assoc.: 1935

Edition: 10 th Edition

Seller ID: VA 4855

Condition: Very Good


orig. blue printed cloth covers, 80 pages, numerous b/w illustrations, wear at edges, spine faded, pencilings inside front cover, some spots on end-papers, sound copy.. View more info

PENOBSCOT RIVER SALMON RESTORATION

By: Cutting,Richard E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Orono, Maine, Maine Atlantic Sea-Run Salmon Commission: 1959

Seller ID: 122985

Condition: Very Good


mimeographed, stapled binding, 162 pages, paper wraps missing? some soil to title page, last leaf detached, This report summerizes findings of the biological survey of the major part of the Penobscot River drainage. The West Branch Penobscot drainage area and the East Branch Penobscot drainage area above Matagamon Lake are not included in this report.The field investigations were conducted by fishery biologists of the ATlantic Salmon Commission andof the Fishery Research... View more info

THE SOLAR SYSTEM: With Moral and Religious Reflections In Reference to the Wonders Therein Displayed; Together with, THE ATMOSPHERE AND ATMOSPHERICAL PHENOMENA. Vol 10 , Uniform Edition

By: Dick, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, E.C. & J. Biddle: 1850

Edition: Uniform Edit.

Seller ID: 000418

Condition: Very Good


orig.brown, blind-stamped cloth, gilt dec. spine,pp., 235,112,24 pp (pub's catalogue), illustrated, frontis., illustrations in text, index, ex private library with small bookplate inside front cover, light wear to spine ends, light spine fade, light moisture marks on top edges of some back signatures View more info

CELESTIAL SCENERY; Or, The Wonders of the Planetary System Displayed Illustrating the Perfections of Deity and Plurality of Worlds; Vol 8, Uniform Edition

By: Dick, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, E.C. & J. Biddle: 1850

Edition: Uniform Edit.

Seller ID: 000419

Condition: Very Good


orig.brown, blind-stamped cloth, gilt dec. spine,pp., 387 pages illustrated, frontis., illustrations in text, index, ex private library with small bookplate inside front cover, light wear to spine ends, light spine fade, moisture marks on top edges throughout text. View more info

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The history of the labor movement in the American pottery industry : the National Brotherhood of Operative Potters - International Brotherhood of Operative Potters, 1890-1970.

By: Don Anthony Shotliff

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University Microfilms International: 1977

Seller ID: 112555682

Condition: Very Good


viii, 442 leaves, facsimile, microfilm-xerography of typescript.Thesis (Ph. D.)- Kent State University, spine is faded, else, very good condition View more info

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LICHENS FOR VEGETABLE DYEING

By: Eileen M Bolton; Karen Leigh Casselman; Julia Bolton Holloway

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McMinnville, Oregon, Robin & Russ Handweacers: 1991

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 1124484

ISBN: 1566590019

Condition: Very Good


cloth, 43 pages., [12] pp. of plates colored illustrations, personal bookplate on front blank. View more info

DARWIN AND THE MYSTERIOUS MR X; New Light on the Evolutionists

By: Eiseley,Loren

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123098

ISBN: 0 525 08875 X

Condition: Fine


two-tone cloth, gilt spine, xii, 278 pages, illustrated, title page vignettes, 12 full page b & w plates from photographs, index, dust jacket is NOT price-clipped,bright clean copy. Eiseley presents indisputable evidence that the basic tenets of the theory of natural selection were set forth by the now-forgotten naturalist, Edward Blyth, years before the publication of Darwin's Origin of the Species. View more info

MEMORIES OF A SCIENTIFIC LIFE

By: Fleming, Ambrose, Sir

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Marshall, Morgan & Scott: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123241

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, xii,244, frontis.port.,light spine fade, spine ends chipped, lower corners bumped, light shelf wear, small ink sig on front free endpaper, tight copy, Fleming was scientific and engineering advisor to Marconi and one of the noted British scientists of his day View more info

THE WATCH ADJUSTER'S MANUAL; A Practical Guide for the Watch and Chronometer Adjuster in Making, Springing, Timing and Adjusting for Isochronism, Positions and Temperatures,

By: Fritts, Charles Edgar;

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Keystone: 1904

Edition: Third Edition, Rev. And Corrected,

Seller ID: T 9146

Condition: Very Good


pp., xi, 364, (8) pp of pub's adverts, illustrated with 56 line drawings in text, index, ,wear along spine and at spine ends, corners bumped, ink inscription on front endpaper, First published in 1895, scarce in any edition View more info