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Image for United Brotherhood of Carpenters : THE CARPENTER : 34 issues, 1929-1951

United Brotherhood of Carpenters : THE CARPENTER : 34 issues, 1929-1951

By: N/A

Price: $162.50

Seller ID: Books006593

Condition: Good


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 ... View more info

Image for Raccolta di Vedutine Antiche e Moderne della citta di Roma e sue vicinanze. Incise da Francesco Rinaldi

Raccolta di Vedutine Antiche e Moderne della citta di Roma e sue vicinanze. Incise da Francesco Rinaldi

By: N/A

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Roma, G. Antonelli: 1839

Seller ID: Books009703

Condition: Good


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 secur... View more info

Image for ALABASTINE Design Catalogue: Homes Healthful and Beautifull : Sane and Sanitary Decoration of Homes. Illustrated with Designs in Alabastine Tints with Descriptive Letter Press

ALABASTINE Design Catalogue: Homes Healthful and Beautifull : Sane and Sanitary Decoration of Homes. Illustrated with Designs in Alabastine Tints with Descriptive Letter Press

By: N/A

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Paris, ON, The Alabastine Co.: 1906

Seller ID: Books006909

Condition: Very Good


12.3 x 6.25 inches. Seventeen interior views in full color showcasing the versatility of the product. Binding is sound; staining to covers as seen, number 25 at top right of title page and yellowing to foot of title page. Designed and Printed by The Alabastine Co., Paris, ON, 24 December, 1906. A pleasing example of turn-of-the-century design advertising. Original promotional book of 36 pages, plus card covers. A fine work of design in itself, with hand-stitched gold cor... View more info

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Town of Middleton : A Good Place to Live, Work and do Business

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Middleton, N,S., The Outlook: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010335

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The Ecclesiastical and Architectural Topography of England: Diocese of Ely - Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Suffolk

The Ecclesiastical and Architectural Topography of England: Diocese of Ely - Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Suffolk

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Oxford and London, John Henry Parker: 1856

Seller ID: Books010679

Condition: Very Good


not paged. The section on Suffolk comprises half the volume. Spine lightly sunned and worn at head. Binding is sound; occasional light foxing. Due to weight, overseas customers please request an accurate shipping quote. View more info

Image for 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...

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...

By: (White Pine Bureau)

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Saint Paul, Minnesota, White Pine Bureau: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005834

Condition: Good


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" View more info

Image for Historic Buildings of Annapolis Royal

Historic Buildings of Annapolis Royal

By: Armstrong, Laurie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bridgetown, N.S., Mailman Publishing Company:

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books009629

Condition: Very Good


23 pages. Clean and unmarked, save for author's inscription to first leaf. Each page with photo of a building and descriptive text. View more info

Image for Resorts of the Raj: Hill Stations of India

Resorts of the Raj: Hill Stations of India

By: Bhatt, Vikram

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Ahmedabad, Mapin Publishing Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007946

ISBN: 8185822417

Condition: Very Good


192pp. gift inscription to previous owner to inside front end paper View more info

Image for The Lightning Rod Act. 18 George V, chapter 63. Regulations Equipment and Methods of Installation. Loi Des Paratonnerres [&c.]

The Lightning Rod Act. 18 George V, chapter 63. Regulations Equipment and Methods of Installation. Loi Des Paratonnerres [&c.]

By: Board of Electrical Examiners

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Quebec, The Department of Public Works and Labor Province of Quebec: 1925

Seller ID: Books008804

Condition: Fair


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. View more info

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Industrial Design Volume 5

By: Dreyfuss, Henry

Price: $97.50

Publisher: New York & Pasadena, Henry Dreyfuss:

Seller ID: Books009973

Condition: Very Good


Unpaged, no date. Dark brown cloth with gilt to front and spine. Spine sunned. Binding sound. Profusely illustrated with photographs. No inscriptions. View more info

Image for Quantities in Achitectural Building Construction.  Volume I

Quantities in Achitectural Building Construction. Volume I

By: Drury, F.E. and Doyle, Graham

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books006005

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Home Fallout Protection

By: Farrell, K. G. and L. J. Coyne; F. E. Jewsbury

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Public Works / Emergency Planning Canada: 1986

Seller ID: Books010764

Condition: Very Good


xv, 95 pages. Profusely illustrated. Unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

Image for The Metropolis of Tomorrow

The Metropolis of Tomorrow

By: Ferriss, Hugh

Price: $422.50

Publisher: New York, Ives Washburn: 1929

Seller ID: Books009291

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for ART DECORATIVE STUCCO AND COMPOSITION : Catalogue of Interior and Exterior Decorative Ornament of the Highest Quality

ART DECORATIVE STUCCO AND COMPOSITION : Catalogue of Interior and Exterior Decorative Ornament of the Highest Quality

By: Fischer & Jirouch Co. Cleveland, Ohio

Price: $71.50

Publisher: Acme Printing Company:

Seller ID: Books006544

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Image for Building and Using a Solar-Heated Geodesic Greenhouse

Building and Using a Solar-Heated Geodesic Greenhouse

By: Fontanetta, John and Al Heller

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Charlotte, VT, Garden Way Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010133

ISBN: 0882661612

Condition: Very Good


194 pages. First printing stated. Light wear to covers; interior clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for Thomas Jefferson Architect and Builder

Thomas Jefferson Architect and Builder

By: Frary, I. T.

Price: $143.00

Publisher: Richmond, Garrett and Massie: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009269

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The Open Door to Better Homes at Lower Cost.  Catalogue No. 64  Containing over 50 Designs of Attractive Homes

The Open Door to Better Homes at Lower Cost. Catalogue No. 64 Containing over 50 Designs of Attractive Homes

By: Halliday Homes

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Hamilton, Canada, The Halliday Company Limited: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007136

Condition: Good


63pp. + Price List for Catalogue No. 64 (4pp.) + newspaper clippings of Halliday hardware. cover splitting at spine ends View more info

Image for Kings County Churches [Churches of Kings County: A Brief History]

Kings County Churches [Churches of Kings County: A Brief History]

By: Hart, Linda, and Nelson Labor

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Kings Co., NS, Kings Historical Society: 2014

Seller ID: Books009980

ISBN: 1896084389

Condition: As New


138 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs. No inscriptions and no creasing. View more info

Image for Practical Stonemasonry Self Taught [Stone Masonry]

Practical Stonemasonry Self Taught [Stone Masonry]

By: Hodgson, Fred T.

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Chicago, Frederick J. Drake & Company: 1907

Seller ID: Books011050

Condition: Very Good


181-486 pages and 8 pages of ads at rear. See photos for explanation of pagination. An excellent example in sound binding, unmarked. View more info

Image for Design of Roof Trusses and Mill Buildings [ITC number 273]

Design of Roof Trusses and Mill Buildings [ITC number 273]

By: I.C.S. Staff

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1907

Seller ID: Books010397

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info