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Image for Hamilton's Gear Book, Third Edition / The Hamilton Gear and Machine Company, Toronto Ontario

Hamilton's Gear Book, Third Edition / The Hamilton Gear and Machine Company, Toronto Ontario

By: No Author / The Hamilton Gear and Machine Company

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: The Hamilton Gear and Machine Company, 1977, 3rd Edition, 1st Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161419

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


--------------hardcover, about6.25w x 9.25h inches, red cloth, a near Fine example with a bit of light rubbing, errata slip, unpaginated, b&w photos, charts, tables and graphs, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Fly to The Triumph Portfolio of Flying: Queer Aircraft; All in a Days Flying; Trail-Blazers of Air; Stunting in Space; War Hawks; Great Gas Bags; Guardians of the Empire's Airways; Planes of All Nations ( Zeppelins / Dirigibles / Charles Lindbergh; etc)

Fly to The Triumph Portfolio of Flying: Queer Aircraft; All in a Days Flying; Trail-Blazers of Air; Stunting in Space; War Hawks; Great Gas Bags; Guardians of the Empire's Airways; Planes of All Nations ( Zeppelins / Dirigibles / Charles Lindbergh; etc)

By: No Author / The Triumph Portfolio of Flying

Price: $164.93

Publisher: England, No Place ( United Kingdom ): No Publisher / Triumph Portfolio of Flying, No Date (circa 1934), 1st edition, First Printing: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141947

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 3.5 x 5.25 inches but folds out to about 14 x 5.25 inches, folds out to 4 panels with each panel have two small booklets (about 3 x 2 inches each), each booklet contains 7 small b&w photos or illustrations, the booklets are as follows: Queer Aircraft ( glider plane; Westland-Hill Pterodactyl 3 seater; Northrop Beta monoplane; Focke Wulf; Cierva autogiro; seaplane; mono-spar 3 seater ), ---All in a Days Flying ( iceberg patrol; aerial mountie gets his man; stemming the stampede; answering an SOS; Air Mail; the flying shop (delivering goods to natives); rescuing stra... View more info

Centennial Cook Book, 1867 - 1967 / The Women of St John United Church, Hamilton, Ontario ( Cookbook / Recipes )

By: No Author / The Women of St John United Church, Hamilton, Ontario

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, ON.: The Women of St John United Church, Hamilton, Ontario, 1967, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152969

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------pamphlet, stapled, a Very Good copy, light wear and rubbing, some age toning to covers, short tear at lower spine tip, 80 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

White Threshing Machinery -The First Quality Line, Brandon, Manitoba / London, Ontario / Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan ( Facsimile of the 1911 Threshing Machine, Catalogue )

By: No Author / White Threshing Machinery, Brandon, Manitoba / London, Ontario / Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Pickering, Ontario, Pickering, ON: Steam Haven Museum, NO DATE (circa 1975) ( Printed By The Acton Free Press, Acton, ON.), 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150970

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 8.75 x 7 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing and edge wear, 40 pages, b&w and colour illustrations, small price sticker ghost on front panel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Pilot's Notes:  MUSTANG III, Packard Merlin V-1650-3 Engine

Pilot's Notes: MUSTANG III, Packard Merlin V-1650-3 Engine

By: NO AUTHOR: Air Ministry / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office

Price: $13.13

Publisher: England, London, UK / Lancashire: Her Majesty's Stationery Office / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Air Data Publication edition, 1944 (1950's), 1st Printing: 1955

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141907

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, Very Good, a bit of browning to blue card covers, roughly the size of a standard paperback, 36 pages, fold-out(s) intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Pilot's Notes: Hornet FIII, Merlin 130 and 131 Engines

Pilot's Notes: Hornet FIII, Merlin 130 and 131 Engines

By: NO AUTHOR: Air Ministry / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office

Price: $11.81

Publisher: England, London, UK / Lancashire: Her Majesty's Stationery Office / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Air Data Publication edition, 1947 (1950's), 1st Printing: 1955

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141913

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, Very Good, a bit of browning to blue card covers, roughly the size of a standard paperback, 40 pages, fold-out(s) intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Pilot's Notes: Tempest II, Centaurus V Engine

Pilot's Notes: Tempest II, Centaurus V Engine

By: NO AUTHOR: Air Ministry / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office

Price: $11.81

Publisher: England, London, UK / Lancashire: Her Majesty's Stationery Office / Minister of Aircraft Production / Air Council / Air Data Publication edition, 1946 (1950's), 1st Printing: 1955

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141914

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, Very Good, a bit of browning to blue card covers, roughly the size of a standard paperback, 44 pages, fold-out(s) intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Women's Measurements and Sizes: A Study Sponsored By The Joint Clothing Council Limited / Board of Trade ( Clothes / Clothing / Fabric )

Women's Measurements and Sizes: A Study Sponsored By The Joint Clothing Council Limited / Board of Trade ( Clothes / Clothing / Fabric )

By: No Author; Foreword By A E Hall ( The Joint Clothing Council )( Elizabeth Collard related)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (by Owner)

Seller ID: 160886

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 7.5w x 10h inches, a near Fine example, a bit of offset to endpapers, a faint hint of age toning to pages, in a Very Good dustjacket with some browning to the spine and edges, a bit of light wear, 134 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, this copy was owned by Elizabeth Collard who was a well known social and fashion historian, signed by Collard, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Tower Silos ---by Garnet Norrish ( Farms / Barns / Grain / Corn )

Tower Silos ---by Garnet Norrish ( Farms / Barns / Grain / Corn )

By: Norrish, Garnet

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Guelph, Ontario, Guelph, ON: Garnet Norrish, NO DATE ( 2004 ), 1st edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155116

ISBN: 097362020X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 8.25 x 11 inches, a Very Good+ copy, looks close to new but there was an ink name on the front endpaper which has been blacked out, some offset to verso of the front cover from that black magic marker blob, 55 pages, colour photos, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Man-Eater of Punanai: A Journey of Discovery to the Jungles of Old Ceylon -by Christopher Ondaatje -a signed Copy ( Sri Lanka / Leopard / Maneater )

The Man-Eater of Punanai: A Journey of Discovery to the Jungles of Old Ceylon -by Christopher Ondaatje -a signed Copy ( Sri Lanka / Leopard / Maneater )

By: Ondaatje, Christopher (signed); Introduction By John Fraser

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 158739

ISBN: 0002157470

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 7.75 x 10.75 inches, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjacke, small nick with associated wrinkling on rear panel's upper edge, ---signed by Ondaatje, 205 pages, colour photos, ---"The Man-Eater of Punanai is a fascinating story of a past rediscovered through a remarkable journey to one of the most exotic countries of the world – Sri Lanka . Full of drama and history, it not only relives the incredible story of a man-eating leopard that terrorized the tiny village of Punanai in the early part of the century, but also allows the author to com... View more info

Image for Pigeons on the Air ( a Series of Radio Essays Which Includes:  Pigeons Race Again; Pigeon Racing This Summer { 1940 }; Pigeon Racers Carry on { 1940 }; The Young Pigeons Take the Air { 1943 }; The Off-Season { 1948 } )

Pigeons on the Air ( a Series of Radio Essays Which Includes: Pigeons Race Again; Pigeon Racing This Summer { 1940 }; Pigeon Racers Carry on { 1940 }; The Young Pigeons Take the Air { 1943 }; The Off-Season { 1948 } )

By: Osman, W H / The Racing Pigeon Publishing

Price: $65.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: The Racing Pigeon Publishing, no Date ( 1949 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149137

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------stapled pamphlet, Very Good+, 31 pages, Includes: Pigeons Race Again; Pigeon Racing This Summer { 1940 }; Pigeon Racers Carry on { 1940 }; The Young Pigeons Take the Air { 1943 }; The Off-Season { 1948 } ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Canadians on Everest -by Bruce Patterson ( Signed By Mt Everest Photographer, Jim Elzinga )

Canadians on Everest -by Bruce Patterson ( Signed By Mt Everest Photographer, Jim Elzinga )

By: Patterson, Bruce ( Signed By Jim Elzinga, Mt Everest Photographer )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Calgary, AB: Detselig Enterprises, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 163243

ISBN: 1550590154

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------hardcover, about 7w x 9.75h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, generic bookplate on second blank endpaper ( plate has a quote and is not intended as an ownership plate), signed by Jim Elzinga who was one of the photographers on an Everest mission239 pages, b&w and colour photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. ///SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Barren Grounds:  The Story of the Tragic Moffatt Canoe Trip -by Fred 'Skip' Pessl ( recreates the 1893 Joseph Burr Tyrell expedition to the north )

Barren Grounds: The Story of the Tragic Moffatt Canoe Trip -by Fred 'Skip' Pessl ( recreates the 1893 Joseph Burr Tyrell expedition to the north )

By: Pessl, Fred " Skip " ( Joesph Burr Tyrrell related)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, Hanover, NH: Dartmouth College Press ( DCP ), 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163709

ISBN: 1611685338

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 9.25h inches, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, 184 pages, b&w and colour photos, ---"In 1955 Arthur Moffatt led an expedition consisting of young college students and recent graduates to the Inuit lands of Nunavut, Canada, to follow the path of the 1893 Tyrrell expedition and to film and photograph the group’s progress. The expedition, a 900-mile epic journey across the Barren Lands of Arctic Canada, has stirred controversy and criticism for over fifty years. The trip has been variously described as -the pioneering venture in modern recreational ca... View more info

Image for The Plain People:  A Glimpse at Life Among the Old Order Mennonites of Ontario ( Kitchener - Waterloo )

The Plain People: A Glimpse at Life Among the Old Order Mennonites of Ontario ( Kitchener - Waterloo )

By: Peters, John; Photographs By Carl Hiebert

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Kitchener, Ontario, Kitchener, ON: Pandora Press, 2006, 1st Revised Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157152

ISBN: 1894710266

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 7 x 9 inches inches, a Near Fine copy, 83 psges, colour and b&w photos, ---outlines the history and current way of life of the Old Order Mennonites of Ontario. The clear, concise story is beautifully illustrated with Carl Hiebert's photographs, and will be of interest to Mennonites and non-Mennonites alike, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for THREE VOLUMES:  Peterson Field Guide Series Sponsored By the National Audubon Society - A Field Guide to the Birds East of the Rockies; to the Mammals,Field Marks of All North American Species Found North of Mexico; to Rocks and Minerals ( Book 1, 5, 7 )

THREE VOLUMES: Peterson Field Guide Series Sponsored By the National Audubon Society - A Field Guide to the Birds East of the Rockies; to the Mammals,Field Marks of All North American Species Found North of Mexico; to Rocks and Minerals ( Book 1, 5, 7 )

By: Peterson, Roger Tory; William H Burt & Richard P Grossenheider; Frederick H Pough / Peterson Field Guide Series Sponsored By the National Audubon Society

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Boston, Massachussetts, Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin / Peterson Field Guide Series Sponsored By the National Audubon Society, 1980, 1976, 1976, 3rd and 4th Editions, all are Later Printings: 1976

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161577

ISBN: 0395204492

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------3 volumes ( ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), softcovers, all are about 4.5w x 7h inches, all are Very Good to Very Good+ examples, some light wear and rubbing, solid clean copies, ink name in each, all are packed with colour photos and illustrations, 384, 289 and 315 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Practical Politics 1972:  How to Make politics and Politicians Work for You ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy

Practical Politics 1972: How to Make politics and Politicians Work for You ---by Frederik Pohl ---a Signed Copy

By: Pohl, Frederik ( Fred )(signed) (Aka: Edson McCann (with Lester del Rey), James MacCreigh; Donald Stacy; Ernst Mason; Walt Lasly )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ballantine, 1971, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 138717

ISBN: 0345023633

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a very nice Very Good copy with a bit of light rubbing, signed and inscribed by Pohl, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Shipwrecks Around Boston:  A Pictorial History of Maritime Disasters Along the Massachusetts Coast from Cape Ann to Plymouth   ( Ship Wrecks )

Shipwrecks Around Boston: A Pictorial History of Maritime Disasters Along the Massachusetts Coast from Cape Ann to Plymouth ( Ship Wrecks )

By: Quinn, William P

Price: $38.21

Publisher: USA, Hyannis, Massachusetts: Parnassus Imprints, 1996, 1st edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 140938

ISBN: 0940160676

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------large (quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 230 pages, packed with b&w photos, a very nice copy of a very well researched book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Atlas of Canine and Feline Cytology ( Veterinary Medicine / Cell Pathology )

Atlas of Canine and Feline Cytology ( Veterinary Medicine / Cell Pathology )

By: Raskin, Rose E; Denny J Meyer

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA: W B Saunders Company / A Harcourt Health Sciences Company, 2001, 1st edition, First Printings: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161934

ISBN: 0721663354

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 7.25w x 10h inches, a Near Fine example, looks close to new, 430 pages, colour and b&w photos, --- a quick reference, for veterinary professionals, to the diagnostic application and interpretation of canine and feline cytology and cytopathology. Covers diseases affecting a range of multiple organ systems. Illustrates the microscopic findings and highlighting cases in need of more investigatio, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Superconscious World -by Peter Reveen (aka Reveen the Impossibilist )( Stage Performer / Hypnotist [ Hypnosis ], Illusionist )

The Superconscious World -by Peter Reveen (aka Reveen the Impossibilist )( Stage Performer / Hypnotist [ Hypnosis ], Illusionist )

By: Reveen, Peter ( J )( Reveen the Impossibilist -Illusionist / Hypnotist ); Foreword By Gary Q Ouellett

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Montreal, PQ: Eden Press, 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164461

ISBN: 0920792863

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine example, a wee bit of light rubbing along lower edge, in a Very Good+ dustjacket, a bit of light rubbing, a wee bit of flaking to the gold lettering on the front panel, ---a tight, clean, square copy, ---133 pages,any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE///. View more info

Belling the Cat: Essays, Reports and Opinions ---by Mordecai Richler -a Signed Copy

By: Richler, Mordecai (signed),

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 1998, 1st edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153120

ISBN: 0676971520

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, small ink date on front blank endpaper, signed without inscription by Richler on the half title page, a nice clear signature, 340 pages, ---"More than forty years of scribble, scribble, scribble, and I have been sued only once..." But this collection of essays is no less a pleasure to read for all that. Mordecai Richler is an exuberant essayist, with a combative wit and sharp eye, regularly offending some, endearing himself mightily to others, and always hugely entertaining. Like all great satirists, he is passionate abo... View more info