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A Handbook of Colorimetric Chemical Analytical Methods for Industrial, Research and Clinical Laboratories developed for use with the Lovibond Comparator and the B.D.H. Lovibond Nessleriser
1 A Handbook of Colorimetric Chemical Analytical Methods for Industrial, Research and Clinical Laboratories developed for use with the Lovibond Comparator and the B.D.H. Lovibond Nessleriser
Salisbury Tintometer Limited 1953 Hardcover Good tall 8vo. 
206, 14 pages. However, this copy is lacking pages 113-120 and 141-144. Note stapled to front endpaper; else clean and unmarked in sound binding. This is the third edition: May, 1953 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Cable Code of C. Tobias & Co., Ship Brokers, New York. 1883.
2 Cable Code of C. Tobias & Co., Ship Brokers, New York. 1883.
New York 1883 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
Clean and unmarked, with light creasing. Thousands of entries. No printer noted. 9.2 x 5.9 inches. [ii], 124 pages. 
Price: 188.50 CDN
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Greenfield Tap and Die Corporation : Gages, Taps, Dies , Threading Machines, Reamers. Catalog 37 [1916: first combined catalog]
3 Greenfield Tap and Die Corporation : Gages, Taps, Dies , Threading Machines, Reamers. Catalog 37 [1916: first combined catalog]
Greenfield, MA Greenfield Tap & Die / Minnot Printing 1916 Card covers Good 12mo. 
270 pages. Rare, profusely illustrated catalog, copyright 1916 in the midst of acquisitions: "NOTE: This is the first combined catalog of the Greenfield Tap and Die Corporation and cancels all previous division catalogs as follows: Wells Brothers Company, No. 34; Wiley & Russell Mfg. Co., No. 36; A. J. Smart Mfg. Company, No. 3." [from title page]. One-inch split along upper hinge from top; edges thumbed; unobtrusive liquid stain to lower outside corner and around gutter to first half of catalog. Binding remains secure; no inscriptions. 
Price: 318.50 CDN
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How To Make Paper By Hand : a classroom project for the study of paper making.
4 How To Make Paper By Hand : a classroom project for the study of paper making.
Erie, PA Hammermill Paper Company 1956 Saddle stapled card covers Very Good 12mo. 
12 pages, with ledger paper and mesh screen, in original envelope. 
Price: 50.00 CDN
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McCormick Deering Farm Machines and Implements. Canadian General Repairs Price List. No. 132.
5 McCormick Deering Farm Machines and Implements. Canadian General Repairs Price List. No. 132.
Hamilton, Ontario International Harvester Company of Canada 1940 Hard Cover Very Good 4to 
342 pages. Massive, complete price list, in three-column-per-page format. Rubbing to boards at head of spine; clean unmarked interior. Original screws holding well, with no missing, loose, or torn pages. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Multilingual Technical Dictionary on Irrigation and Drainage: Dictionnaire Technique Multilingue Des Irrigations Et Du Drainage. English - French Anglais - Francais
6 Multilingual Technical Dictionary on Irrigation and Drainage: Dictionnaire Technique Multilingue Des Irrigations Et Du Drainage. English - French Anglais - Francais
Ranchi, India Catholic Press 1967 First Edition Cloth Very Good Plastic dj, very good large 8vo. 
xiii, 805 pp. From the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage. First printing, stated. Illustrated, with comprehensive index in French and English. Green cloth, with gilt titles and I.C.I.D. logo on spine. Former owner's name neatly written on ffep. Sound binding. 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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National Directory of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Industries. 1965 - 1966
7 National Directory of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Industries. 1965 - 1966
Gardenvale, Quebec National Business Publications 1965 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
452 pages. Profusely illustrated; many adverts. Correction in ballpoint to Bowater Newfoundland entry in the Index, and a couple other ticks; else clean in a sturdy binding. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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8 New Bundy Steam Traps, 1917.
Nashua, New Hampshire Nashua Machine Company 1917 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
57 pages plus blanks at rear for notes. Comprehensive detailed manual and advertising piece, profusely and superbly illustrated. Original staples fully secure. An unobtrusive smudge or crease to a few pages, but generally a clean unmarked interior. Sales Agent stamp to front endpaper of Everett M. Stevens of 127 Federal St. Boston, as well as a former owner's small rectangular sticker with name and address to front and rear endpapers. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Pocket Catalogue of Kanawha Pump Works, 1896
9 Pocket Catalogue of Kanawha Pump Works, 1896
Baltimore, MD Kanawha Pump Works 1896 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 12mo. 
6.1 x 3.4 inches. 24 pages plus covers. Light soiling; notation to front cover lower right; pencil wave at head and foot of page 19. Saddle stapled binding holding fine. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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10 Star Brass Manufacturing Co., Catalog 10. Original and Exclusive Makers of "non-corrosive" Indicating and Recording Pressure and Vacuum Gages, Revolution Counters, Marine Clocks, etc. Star Improved Pop Safety and Relief Valves, Steam Engine Indicators, &c
Boston 1927 Second printing Cloth Good 8vo 
332 pages, profusely and finely illustrated. Blue cloth over boards. Mild damp-staining to first and last few pages; pages 60 and 61 have a touch of soiling but generally a clean interior in a sturdy binding. A superb original resource. Full subtitle is: Original and Exclusive Makers of "non-corrosive" Indicating and Recording Pressure and Vacuum Gages, Revolution Counters, Marine Clocks, etc. Star Improved Pop Safety and Relief Valves, Steam Engine Indicators, "Renewable" Globe, Angle and Check Valves, "Monogram" Gate Valves, Whistles, Syrens, Whistle Valves, Siebert Lubricators, Bearing Cups, Water Gages, Gage Cocks, Dead Weight Gage Testers, Test Pumps, etc., Steam Engine and Boiler Appliances in General. 
Price: 162.50 CDN
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Ten issues of Furniture of the Times. Earliest is July, 1918 and the latest August, 1919.
11 Ten issues of Furniture of the Times. Earliest is July, 1918 and the latest August, 1919.
Adams Square, Boston. A. McArthur Co. Saddle Stapled Card Covers Good 8vo 
Ten issues of the uncommon Furniture of the Times; A. McArthur Co. at Adams Square, Boston. Earliest is July, 1918 and the latest August, 1919. "A monthly magazine dedicated to thrifty homemakers". Illustrations, stories, suggestions, thrift-tips, advertisements, recipes. "A girl simply has to have some place to entertain her friends, or life isn't worth living!" Covers present but detached from October, 1918; pencil notation inside front cover of Dec. '18; a piece cut out of page 5/6 of August, 1919; and short closed tears to margins.They measure 9.75 x 6.75 inches; 9 pages each. An interesting glimpse into The Great Gatsby era of America. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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12 The Commercial Photographer. Volume XXII, Numbers 8, 10, 11: May, July, August 1947.
Cleveland, Ohio Charles Abel Inc. 1947 saddle stapled wraps Very Good 4to 
Pagination: 311-354, 407-442, 447-486. Three issues of this informative periodical. Articles deal with a range of commercial photography styles and fields: legal, industrial, lighting, profiles of the big names in the business, Chicago convention, portraits, night photograph of neon lighted building, and so forth. Profusely illustrated, with many adverts as well. Light wear to covers and spines, generally clean interiors with original staples holding securely. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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13 The Modern Miner
Mining Association of Canada Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
24 pages. Illustrated promotional booklet. Undated, c. 1975 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The Practical Operation of Arc Lamps
14 The Practical Operation of Arc Lamps
Cleveland, Ohio National Carbon Company 1911 hardcover Good 16mo. 
6 x 4 inches. Red cloth with gilt titles to front. 76 pages. Soiling to cloth; interior clean and free of inscription. Binding is sound. Uncommon in original format. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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The S.H. Supply Company Denver, Colorado, Supply Catalogue No. 31 [c. 1903]
15 The S.H. Supply Company Denver, Colorado, Supply Catalogue No. 31 [c. 1903]
Denver, CO C.F. Hoeckel B.B. 1903 First Edition Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
x, 304 pages, plus Discount Sheet Applying to Catalog No. 31, Aug. 15, 1903 [12 pages]. 7 x 5.2 inches. Grey cloth with design to front and rear. Personal bookplate to front pastedown; Discount Sheet attached between pastedown and front endpaper. Free of inscriptions; clean interior; binding and hinges sound. A considerable and comprehensive array of turn-of-the-century supplies "for the Engineer, Machinist, Mill Man, Electrician, Plumber" [as stated on the cover]. "The Machinery Depot Of The West .... From a modest beginning five years ago The S.H. Supply Co. has grown to be the largest establishment in the world devoted to new and second hand mining machinery and supplies, and kindred industries." [from the Preface] Profusely illustrated. 
Price: 487.50 CDN
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United Brotherhood of Carpenters : THE CARPENTER : 34 issues, 1929-1951
16 United Brotherhood of Carpenters : THE CARPENTER : 34 issues, 1929-1951
Saddle Stapled Card Covers Good 8vo 
Thirty four issues of The Carpenter. Earliest is November, 1929 and the latest January, 1951. A cornucopia of trade union information, photos, adverts {Stanley tools, &c.}, correspondence and articles. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Covers rough on the earliest {Nov, 1929} but thereafter good with expected age-toning and moderate wear; original staples holding fine. This lot includes the August, 1931 Golden Jubilee Number with gilt on front and rear covers. They measure 9 x 6 inches; ranging from 32 to 96 pages each. An interesting glimpse into the Union spanning 22 years: the Depression and World War two. The issues are: 1929: November / 1930: June, July, August, September, October / 1931: February, June, July, August / 1932: June, July, September, October / 1933: March / 1935: January / 1936: June, July, August, October / 1937: May, September / 1938: December / 1939: March / 1941: March, May, July / 1942: January, March, April, June / 1945: May / 1949: November, December / 1951: January. 
Price: 162.50 CDN
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Western Electric Company - General Catalogue of Electrical Supplies 1904 - 1905
17 Western Electric Company - General Catalogue of Electrical Supplies 1904 - 1905
Western Electric Company 1904 First Edition Cloth Very Good 4to. 
xi, 593 pages. Blue cloth with orange titles to front and spine. Personal bookplate to front pastedown and signature of same owner dated May 1905 to second blank endpaper. A couple unobtrusive notes within but generally free of inscriptions. Light foxing to first few and final few leaves. Closed tear (no loss of paper) to page 302 as shown in photo. Binding and hinges sound. A considerable and comprehensive array of turn-of-the-century electrical supplies, including: Annunciators, bells, push buttons, batteries, electric gas lighting apparatus and supplies, speaking tube supplies, electro-medical apparatus, Porter standard motors, electric alarm clocks, "Ever Ready" electric miner's flash light, Burglar alarm apparatus & supplies, telegraph instruments, fire alarm apparatus, sockets and receptacles, switches, circuit breakers, cut-outs, D. & W. Specialties, C. & H. Theatre Dimmers, motor speed-regulators, rheostats, Weston instruments, electrical testing apparatus, marine supplies, incandescent supplies & lamps, electrical heating and cooking apparatus, insulating joints, arc supplies, Marten specialties, Fletcher specialties, Cutter Specialties, Kreuger Theatre Lamp, Conduits, Standard porcelain insulators, cleats, telephone booths, soldering apparatus, tools, &c. Due to weight, overseas shipping will cost more than the default quote. 
Price: 487.50 CDN
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Source Book on Selection and Fabrication of Aluminum Alloys., (American Society for Metals)
18 (American Society for Metals) Source Book on Selection and Fabrication of Aluminum Alloys.
Metals Park, Ohio American Society for Metals 1978 1978 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
ix, 470 pages. Light wear to spine, portion clipped from front endpaper. Clean and unmarked, in sound binding. 
Price: 91.00 CDN
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Practical Field Surveying and Computations, Allan, A.L., Hollwey, J,R., Maynes, J.H.B.
19 Allan, A.L., Hollwey, J,R., Maynes, J.H.B. Practical Field Surveying and Computations
New York American Elsevier Publishing Company 1971 Reprint Cloth Good 8vo., Boards 
xvi, 689pp. Light wear overall, previous owner's signature to ffep., highlighting to one page. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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The Canned Food Reference Manual, American Can Company
20 American Can Company The Canned Food Reference Manual
Hamilton, Ontario American Can Company 1943 Hamilton 1943 Cloth Very Good 8vo., Boards b & w photos 
518 pp. owner's name to fep, small spots of glue residue front, otherwise vg. technology and nutrition of cans and canning 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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