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1 HISTORICAL TIMES. KINGSTON COLLEGIATE AND VOCATIONAL INSTITUTE. (KCVI)
Kingston, Ontario Kingston Collegiate and Vocational Institute 1973 Hard Cover Good+ 
128 pp, 11" H. Peacock blue cloth with gilt lettering on front board. Pictorial endpapers, Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions. Chapter headings: The History of a School; Epilogue; The Glass of Time: Reminiscences of Dr. E.L. Earl; The Students Association 1925-1973; The Past 80 Years; The K.C.V.I. Times; School Newspapers; Drama; Music; Literary: The Flavour of the Times; Literary: Parody and Humour; The Cadet Corps; Clubs; Sports; 27 June 1973 (Royal Visit); Acknowledgements; In the Cellars of Old K.C.I. Remains of a partially removed label at top of front pastedown, book is cracked at pages 14/15 - pages are holding firmly, slight toning to margins of pages, slight bump to rear board corners, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light wear at top/bottom of spine and at corners, a few tiny dents on bottom edge of boards, slight darkening to edges of boards, light soiling, small line dent on front hinge. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
2 Evans, D.S. DIGITAL DATA: THEIR DERIVATION AND REDUCTION FOR ANALYSIS AND PROCESS CONTROL.
London Hilger & Watts 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
82 pp, 7 1/2" H. B&w photographs, diagrams. "(Provides) an insight into the use of data-handling equipment. Development in the field of data handling is rapid and I have as far as possible chosen instruments and systems that are either in production or have been made in prototype form, but even they are likely to change in detail as techniques and improvements suggest themselves with use and experience. I have therefore given only enough detail to provide a basic understanding of the construction and use of the units and systems. Furthermore, I have limited the scope of this book to shaft-driven digital devices with which I have had most experience. There are of course many other basically similar developments, particularly in the U.S.A., and there are a variety of purely electronic analogue-to-digital converters. To describe these would be an enormous task and would probably be confusing to anyone attempting to grasp the principals of digital instrumentation for the first time." From the Preface. Contents: Incremental Scales; Digital Counting Devices; Direct Reading from Coded Scales; Ancillary Equipment; System Arrangements and Applications; Bibliography; Index. Slight yellowing of pastedowns near hinge, previous owner's name in ink on free front endpaper. Dust jacket has a few tiny edge chips and one very small tear archivally taped, light rubbing/soiling - mainly on rear panel, very light browning on spine and flap-folds, rubbing/scuffing on spine - the word "Data" is partially erased. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
3 Keith, Janet. THE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE BOARD OF OTTAWA. A SHORT HISTORY: 1843-1969.
Ottawa Collegiate Institute Board of Ottawa Hard Cover Very Good+ 
115 pp, 10" H. c1969. Dark blue cloth with gold lettering on front board. Compliments slip laid in. B&w photographs, reproductions. Contents: Trustees and Administrators; Secondary Schools; Cirriculum; Teachers; Students; Members of the Collegiate Institute Board; Secretary-Treasurers ditto; Members of the Industrial Advisory Committee; Members of the Commercial ditto; Members of the Advisory Vocational Committee; Members of the Advisory Committee on French Language Instruction; Members of the Advisory Committee on Schools for Trainable Retarded Children; Principals of Secondary Schools; Ottawa Secondary Schools; Reference Notes; Note on Author. Minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
OLD McGILL 1932.  VOLUME 35., Macmillan, Cyrus, Dr.; Leacock, Stephen, Dr.; Vaughan, Mrs.; Edmison, J.A.; Ford, Max.
4 Macmillan, Cyrus, Dr.; Leacock, Stephen, Dr.; Vaughan, Mrs.; Edmison, J.A.; Ford, Max. OLD McGILL 1932. VOLUME 35.
Montreal Undergraduates, McGill University 1932 Hard Cover Very Good - 
360 pp, 11" H, beige cloth with dark brown decoration on front board/spine, dark brown lettering on front board. Sepiatone photographs, including tipped-in, tissue-covered frontispiece. 'Graduate Monkey' themed book plate on front pastedown (name not filled in) and tailpiece. Colour print section dividers. Contents: In Memoriam; Old Principals; Old McGill, by Hon. Dr. Cyrus Macmillan; Degrees, Honoris Causa, 1931; Faculty of Arts and Science; School of Commerce; Why Graduate? by Dr. Stephen Leacock; Faculty of Dentistry; Faculty of Engineering; Department of Architecture; Faculty of Law; Undergraduate Publications; Faculty of Medicine; Faculty of Music; Faculty of Theology; Royal Victoria College; Some Random Reflections on Women and Their Education, by Mrs. Vaughan; McGill School of Physical Education; "Confession of a Door," by J.A. Edmison; Macdonald College; Other Departments; The "Campus in Camera," by Max Ford; "Exhibits in McGill's Circus," by J.A. Edmison; Graduates' Society; General Executives; Major Executive Awards; Music and Lyrics - Red and White Revue; Sectional Clubs; Athletics; Fraternities; Advertisement. Bookplate on front pastedown - no name, light browning on spine, small scuff/tear in cloth on spine, very light browning to edges of boards, minor wear at corners, minor soiling on edges of text block. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
5 Vining, Charles A. McL., et al. WOODSTOCK COLLEGE MEMORIAL BOOK.
Toronto Memorial Committee, Woodstock College Alumni Association 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good- 
167 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w illustrations. Contents: Explanation of The Memorial, 1949-51; Subscribers to The Memorial, 283 Names; History of Woodstock College, 1857-1926; War Service Records, 213 Names of Students and Staff; Directory of Names and Addresses, 767 Names As Recorded in 1949-50; Chronology of The School; Nominal Rolls of Staff and Students, 1860-1926, 180 Staff Names and 4,618 Student Names. Faint erased pemcil marks on front pastedown, tiny bump at three corners, bump at bottom of spine, minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has moderate edge wear/ wrinkling, small chips and small/tiny tears - some with old tape repairs, light browning to spine and edges, light soiling. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 


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