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The Right Time - British Columbia, North East Coal and Transportation Development

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Mitchell Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75203343

ISBN: 0888360347

Condition: Fine


0888360347 50 pages. Circa mid-1980s. "This is a book of images - fleeting moments in a construction project captured on film. "North East Coal" conjures up many different images: to those who negotiated sales agreements in Canada and Japan there is one set; to those who spent years styding and planning the development, other memories come to the fore; to those who worked on the construction projects across northern British Columbia there are other pictures; and to those who live in Tumbler Ridge and work in jobs created by the development yet still another set of images surface... View more info

Image for Medrie MacPhee - Flight in the Variable Zone: Catalogue for an Exhibition at the Charles H. Scott Gallery, Feb. 9 - Mar. 21, 1999

Medrie MacPhee - Flight in the Variable Zone: Catalogue for an Exhibition at the Charles H. Scott Gallery, Feb. 9 - Mar. 21, 1999

By: Bellerby, Greg

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Charles H. Scott Gallery: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 546H2189

ISBN: 0921356145

Condition: Good


0921356145 64 pages. Text in English and French. Illustrated in colour. Printed upon glossy stock. "A series of works relating to Italian Fresco painting that combines classical drawing with sensuously painted surfaces." - from Introduction. Includes interview with Macphee. Contents clean and unmarked. Average external wear and soiling. Binding tight. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 3, 1941 -  Death of a Convoy Raider (U-Boat)

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 3, 1941 - Death of a Convoy Raider (U-Boat)

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3385

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Cover portrait of the Queen; Portrait of General Jan Christian Smuts; One-page cutaway illustration of light Mark VIB tank in the field; Five photos of Athens which was occupied by the Nazis on april 27th; Full-page relief map entitled "Last Stages of a Glorious rearguard Action" looks southward from Thermopylae; Five dramatic photos show the death of a convoy raiding U-boat which, battered by depth charges, surfaces, surrenders, and sinks; Nice centrefold illustration of the recently commissioned H.M.S. "Prince of Wales", sister-ship of the H.M.S. "Kin... View more info

Golly Gee--It's Me!: The Howie Meeker Story

By: Hodge, Charlie

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Canada, Stoddart: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86101937

ISBN: 0773729771

Condition: Fine


0773729771 331 pages including index. Howie's full and remarkable life is all captured expertly and engagingly. A rollicking story of a great hockey legend, complete with thrilling and hilarious tales from sweaty locker rooms, skate-creased ice surfaces, and remote fishing and hunting camps. "We fought all the time over the years... Gordie (Howe) was a big, tough boy and very, very strong... But I never really fought with Gordie; Gordie fought - I just took the s***-kickings." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked. Very light wear. Gift quality. View more info

Fluid Mechanics: 6 (Pergamon International Library of Science, Technology, Engineering & Social Studies) (Volume 6)

By: Landau, L. D.

Price: $119.95

Publisher: U.K., Pergamon: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16503593

ISBN: 0080291422

Condition: Good


0080291422 536 pages including index. Contents: preface; ideal fluids; viscous fluids; turbulence; boundary layers; thermal conduction in fluids; diffusion; surface phenomena; sound; shock waves; one-dimensional gas flow; the intersection of surfaces of discontinuity; two-dimensional gas flow; flow past finite bodies; fluid dynamics of combustion; relativistic fluid dynamics; dynamics of superfluids; fluctuations in fluid dynamics. Unmarked but for prior owner's name and date atop half-title page. Moderate wear. Binding sound. Solid working copy. View more info

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Great Home Decorating Ideas: Planning, Surfaces, Lighting, Storage, Soft Furnishings

By: Lawrence, Mike; Eaton, Jan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Smithmark Pub: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 145A7072

ISBN: 0831740574

Condition: Very Good


0831740574 96 pages. Index. Covers planning, surfaces, lighting, storage, soft furnishings. Lovely colour photography throughout. "The ideal book for anyone planning to decorate, renovate, freshen-up or overhaul their home." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for American Artist Magazine, April (Apr.) 1941 - Peppino Mangravite Cover Photo

American Artist Magazine, April (Apr.) 1941 - Peppino Mangravite Cover Photo

By: Martini, Herbert E.; Price, Matlack; Chapman, Frederick Trench; Baker, Ernest Hamlin; Renwick, Stephen Lee; Arnold, Howard W.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Watson-Guptill Publications, Inc.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2641

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Peppino Mangravite - an article on his painting methods; Tempera - suitable surfaces (part 4 of 5); E. Kauffer's Posters and Book Jackets; Typography as a Career; A Portfolio of Wood Engravings in Two Colors; The Old Master Clinic; Printmakers in a Berkshire Hay Barn - Ernest W. and Eva Auld Watson (part 2 of 3); From Amateur to 'Pro'; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

A Symposium on Oxygen Measurements in Blood and Tissues and Their Significance

By: Payne, J.P.; Hill D.W.: Editors

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, J. & A. Churchill, Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52504032

Condition: Fine


274 pages including index. 69 illustrations. Contains the report of the proceedings of a two-day symposium held in London. Topics include: The Development of Ideas on Oxygen Transport by the Blood; Oxygen Transfer by the Lung; Hypoxia in Man; Hyperbaric Oxygen and the Significance of Increased Cerebral Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Tensions; Methods of Measuring Oxygen Content of Blood; The Theory and Construction of Oximeters; Methods of Measuring Oxygen Tensions of Blood and Organ Surfaces; The Measurement of Oxygen Tension in Tissues; The Significance of Oxygen Tension Measurements in Tissue... View more info

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Mirrors;: A guide to the manufacture of mirrors and reflecting surfaces

By: Schweig, Bruno

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: London, Pelham: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 621H4413

ISBN: 0720706432

Condition: Very Good


0720706432 xix, [3], 3-243 pages. Appendices, Patents Index, Name Index, and Subject Index. Black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos. "Written for all who are interested in mirrors; the manufacturer, his manager and his apprentice, for the practical experimentalist and, perhaps, even for the scientist and explorer of present and future possibilities. Part I provides a short survey of the whole field. Part II goes into detail, beginning with a brief history of mirrors and a fairly comprehensive description of all the silvering processes at present employed in the mirror and... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, September (Sept.) 1930 -  Experiments on the Burnelli All-Wing Principle

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, September (Sept.) 1930 - Experiments on the Burnelli All-Wing Principle

By: Wendt, H.C.; Fitzpatrick James R.; Fuller, Forrest B.; Klemin, Alexander

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2484

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: The Development of Curved Surfaces; Aviation Engine Cylinder Finishing; Plywood in Aircraft; Aircraft Ignition Equipment; The Technology of Woods Used in Aircraft Construction; Radiophone Communication on Air Passenger and Mail Routes - article with photo of engineer Thorp Hiscock; News of the Industry; New Developments; Wind Tunnel Experiments on the Burnelli All-Wing Principle; Ad for the new Chevrolet 333 engine includes photo of Louis Chevrolet; Ford Transport aircraft photo ad says it offers optional Packard Diesel motor; many more vintage ads. Unmarked with average ... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, December (Dec.) 1930 -  Some Aspects of the Seaplane / The Pearson Rotary Aileron

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, December (Dec.) 1930 - Some Aspects of the Seaplane / The Pearson Rotary Aileron

By: Wendt, H.C.; Green, F.M.; Travers, J.C.; Schuettel, Frederick P.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2485

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Another Method of Developing Curved Surfaces; The Construction of Aircraft in Steel; The Application of Silver Solders in Aircraft Construction; Is Aviation Pointing Up or Down?; Some Aspects of the Seaplane; Packard ad features great photo of the new Towle Amphibian - powered by twin Packard-Diesels; The Pearson Rotary Aileron; Aircraft and Motors; News of the Industry; Continental Aircraft Engine Co. ad inside back cover features photo of Lee Gehlbach, winner of the longest air race ever held; many more vintage ads. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Surface Design Magazine, Winter 2008 - Structured Surfaces

Surface Design Magazine, Winter 2008 - Structured Surfaces

By: Ziek, Bhakti; Marzolf, Marion T.; Baizerman, Suzanne; Kestenbaum, Stuart; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, S.D.A., Inc.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658H4330

Condition: Good


76 pages. Lavishly illustrated in color. Features: Catharine Ellis - Innovative Cloth Constructions; Sherri Smith - Science as Inspiration; Image, Structure, and Emotion - Lia Cook's recent work; Lissa Hunter - Finding Her Truth; Joan Livingstone - Corporeal Dynamics; Gail Resen - Patterning Light; Yvonne Morton - A Dorset/Congo Connection; Kim Kamens - String to the Nth Degree; Mind + Body - Reflections; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info