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Raccolta di Vedutine Antiche e Moderne della citta di Roma e sue vicinanze. Incise da Francesco Rinaldi
1 Raccolta di Vedutine Antiche e Moderne della citta di Roma e sue vicinanze. Incise da Francesco Rinaldi
Roma G. Antonelli 1839 Card covers Good oblong 8vo. Francesco Rinaldi 
Original side sewn cloth spine [somewhat perished] blue paper over card. Engraved title and 50 engraved plates. Oblong, measuring 8.6 x 5.5 inches [22 x 14.5 cm]. No stated date of issue. Signature and date to front and rear covers: Robert Wallace Rome January 8 1839. Covers stained and creased. All leaves with at least light soiling, though mostly marginal [not intruding to the image]. Happy to forward more photos. Despite some loss of cloth spine panel binding is secure. Insured shipping overseas will be more costly than the default: please inquire. 
Price: 292.50 CDN
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Town of Middleton : A Good Place to Live, Work and do Business
2 Town of Middleton : A Good Place to Live, Work and do Business
Middleton, N,S. The Outlook 1953 First Edition Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo. 
54 pages, plus perforated form at rear. No stated date of printing: not before 1951 and not after the late 50s. Crease to rear cover. Clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated with photographs. 
Price: 50.00 CDN
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United Brotherhood of Carpenters : THE CARPENTER : 34 issues, 1929-1951
3 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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Classified Recommended Uses for White Pine in House Construction and White Pine Standard Grading Rules of the Northern Pine Manufacturers' Association ... Illustrations, Descriptions of Grades, General Grade Distinctions, Stock Sizes, Recommended Uses..., (White Pine Bureau)
4 (White Pine Bureau) Classified Recommended Uses for White Pine in House Construction and White Pine Standard Grading Rules of the Northern Pine Manufacturers' Association ... Illustrations, Descriptions of Grades, General Grade Distinctions, Stock Sizes, Recommended Uses...
Saint Paul, Minnesota White Pine Bureau 1917 First Edition Cloth Good oblong 8vo. 
197pp. light foxing to blank end pages, front hinge starting to detach, cloth at spine exterior fine. "Compiled for architects' use in specifying white pine lumber" 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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An Introduction to Traditional Architecture of Bhutan, Architecture - Bhutan
5 Architecture - Bhutan An Introduction to Traditional Architecture of Bhutan
Thimphu, Bhutan Dept. of Works, Housing and Roads, Royal Gov't of Bhutan 1993 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good oblong 4to, boards 
258 pages. One line note to front endpaper. Extensively illustrated with black and white diagrams and photographs. 
Price: 188.50 CDN
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Historic Buildings of Annapolis Royal, Armstrong, Laurie
6 Armstrong, Laurie Historic Buildings of Annapolis Royal
Bridgetown, N.S. Mailman Publishing Company Card covers Very Good 8vo Signed
23 pages. Clean and unmarked, save for author's inscription to first leaf. Each page with photo of a building and descriptive text. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Resorts of the Raj: Hill Stations of India, Bhatt, Vikram
7 Bhatt, Vikram Resorts of the Raj: Hill Stations of India
Ahmedabad Mapin Publishing Pvt. Ltd. 1998 8185822417 / 9788185822419 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to., boards 
192pp. gift inscription to previous owner to inside front end paper 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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The Lightning Rod Act. 18 George V, chapter 63. Regulations Equipment and Methods of Installation. Loi Des Paratonnerres [&c.], Board of Electrical Examiners
8 Board of Electrical Examiners The Lightning Rod Act. 18 George V, chapter 63. Regulations Equipment and Methods of Installation. Loi Des Paratonnerres [&c.]
Quebec The Department of Public Works and Labor Province of Quebec 1925 Softcover Fair 8vo. 
8.25 x 5.25 inches. In French and English, each having 58 pages, profusely illustrated. Covers well worn and splitting at foot of spine. Some foxing and staining to interior. 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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Industrial Design Volume 5, Dreyfuss, Henry
9 Dreyfuss, Henry Industrial Design Volume 5
New York & Pasadena Henry Dreyfuss Cloth Very Good tall 8vo. 
Unpaged, no date. Dark brown cloth with gilt to front and spine. Spine sunned. Binding sound. Profusely illustrated with photographs. No inscriptions. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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10 Drury, F.E. and Doyle, Graham Quantities in Achitectural Building Construction. Volume I
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1947 Reprint Cloth Good 12mo., boards 
x, (4pp.) revisions in accordance with the "Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works"(1935), 247pp. Cottage plan in rear pocket. boards lightly worn, binding shaken, textblock clean and free from annotation. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The Metropolis of Tomorrow, Ferriss, Hugh
11 Ferriss, Hugh The Metropolis of Tomorrow
New York Ives Washburn 1929 Cloth Very Good short folio 
140, [4] pages. Some flaking to silver lettering on spine. Clean, unmarked, in sound binding, with a touch of rounding to lower tip of upper board. A very good example. 
Price: 422.50 CDN
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ART DECORATIVE STUCCO AND COMPOSITION : Catalogue of Interior and Exterior Decorative Ornament of the Highest Quality, Fischer & Jirouch Co. Cleveland, Ohio
12 Fischer & Jirouch Co. Cleveland, Ohio ART DECORATIVE STUCCO AND COMPOSITION : Catalogue of Interior and Exterior Decorative Ornament of the Highest Quality
Acme Printing Company Hardcover Good Folio 
123 pages. Paper over boards, with decorative endpapers. Spine lacking but binding nevertheless holding fine. Title page a bit grubby but generally a clean interior. A profusely illustrated catalogue. This is undated and bears no catalogue number, perhaps indicating this was their first comprehensive offering. No inscriptions; no loose pages. A superb collection of images of decorative moldings from the art nouveau / deco period. 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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Building and Using a Solar-Heated Geodesic Greenhouse, Fontanetta, John and Al Heller
13 Fontanetta, John and Al Heller Building and Using a Solar-Heated Geodesic Greenhouse
Charlotte, VT Garden Way Publishing 1979 0882661612 / 9780882661612 First Edition Softcover Very Good 4to. 
194 pages. First printing stated. Light wear to covers; interior clean and unmarked. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Thomas Jefferson Architect and Builder, Frary, I. T.
14 Frary, I. T. Thomas Jefferson Architect and Builder
Richmond Garrett and Massie 1931 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Folio 
xv, 139 pages. First printing. Light scuffing to crown and heel of spine and tips of jacket. Interior is clean and unmarked; binding sound and hinges secure. A remarkably well preserved example. 
Price: 143.00 CDN
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The Open Door to Better Homes at Lower Cost.  Catalogue No. 64  Containing over 50 Designs of Attractive Homes, Halliday Homes
15 Halliday Homes The Open Door to Better Homes at Lower Cost. Catalogue No. 64 Containing over 50 Designs of Attractive Homes
Hamilton, Canada The Halliday Company Limited 1920 First Edition Saddle Stapled Card Covers Good 8vo. 
63pp. + Price List for Catalogue No. 64 (4pp.) + newspaper clippings of Halliday hardware. cover splitting at spine ends 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Kings County Churches [Churches of Kings County: A Brief History], Hart, Linda, and Nelson Labor
16 Hart, Linda, and Nelson Labor Kings County Churches [Churches of Kings County: A Brief History]
Kings Co., NS Kings Historical Society 2014 1896084389 / 9781896084381 Card covers As New 4to. 
138 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs. No inscriptions and no creasing. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Design of Roof Trusses and Mill Buildings [ITC number 273], I.C.S. Staff
17 I.C.S. Staff Design of Roof Trusses and Mill Buildings [ITC number 273]
Scranton, PA International Textbook Company 1907 Hardcover Very Good 12mo. 
v, 87, 60 pages. Copyright 1907, this is a later issue of unspecified date. Pebbled blue cloth stamped in blind with gilt titles to spine. All edges with publisher's blue stain; marbled endpapers. Clean, unmarked, no visible signs of use. 
Price: 93.75 CDN
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American Colonial Architecture: Its Origin & Development, Jackson, Joseph
18 Jackson, Joseph American Colonial Architecture: Its Origin & Development
Philadelphia David McKay 1924 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
viii, 228 pages. Light foxing to first few and final few leaves but overall a clean interior. Boards and gilding very well preserved. Binding sound and hinges secure. No inscriptions. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Les petits métiers des jardins publics, Joannis, Claudette
19 Joannis, Claudette Les petits métiers des jardins publics
[Paris] Christine Bonneton 1977 Cloth Very Good Good 4to., boards 
126pp. Text in French, rear panel of jacket chipped and torn 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The Owner-Built Pole Frame House, Kern, Barbara
20 Kern, Barbara The Owner-Built Pole Frame House
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1981 0684167670 / 9780684167671 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo. 
xii, 179 pages. Clean and unmarked, with a couple small scratches to jacket; contents as-new. Binding is sound and hinges secure. Profusely illustrated. 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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