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FIRE WASTE IN CANADA., Smith, J. Grove.

Author Name    Smith, J. Grove.

Title   FIRE WASTE IN CANADA.

Publisher    Commission of Conservation Canada, Ottawa, 1918.

Seller ID   16953

319 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H), hard cover (brown cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board) - no dust jacket. B&w photographs, tables. Contents: Summary of Conclusions; Fire Waste in General; Statistical Survey of Fire Waste and Fire Protection in Canada; The Community Fire Hazard; Building Construction and Fire Prevention; Standardization and Testing of Structural Materials and Devices; Private Fire Protection; Municipal Fire Protection; Fire Insurance as Affecting Fire Waste; Appendices - Notable Conflagrations in Canada; Need of Provincial Legislation Governing Building Construction; Fire Conditions in New Ontario; Fire Prevention in Germany; Index. Interior - Some splitting to paper (re-glued) on inside hinges - holding firmly, light foxing to endpapers - mainly at rear, tiny tear/crease at top of free front endpaper, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light to moderate edge wear; light rubbing; slight corner bumps; wrinkling and tiny tear at top/bottom of spine; rear board has several very small rubs, dints at top/bottom edges, small scuff/wear on fore-edge, line indentation down middle. Good reference copy only.

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