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MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY DRILL (ALL ARMS) 1935.
1 MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY DRILL (ALL ARMS) 1935.
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1935 Hard Cover Very Good 
viii, 98 pp + 11 plates, 6 3/8" H. Red stiff card covers with black lettering on spine, b&w plates at rear, single folded page "Amendments (No. 1)" laid in. Chapter headings: Squad Drill - General; Squad Drill in Single Rank - Without Arms (Squad Drill with Intervals / Squad Drill in Single Rank); Squad Drill in Two Ranks (Royal Artillery / Royal Engineers, Royal Corps of Signals, Infantry and Royal Army Service Corps / Royal Tank Corps); Drill with Arms (Rifle Exercises / Revolver Exercises / Sword Exercise); Saluting; Guards and Sentries; Drill for Rifle and English Light Infantry Regiments; March Discipline; List of Plates; Definitions. Previous owner's signature on front pastedown and on 'Amendments" sheet, light toning to pages, light browning to edges of text block, light edge wear, creases on spine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
AIRCRAFT WOODWORK PROTECTIVE COATINGS.  (WOODWORKING TOOLS / AIRCRAFT WOODWORK / PROTECTION OF AIRPLANE PARTS / COVERING AND DOPING AIRPLANE SURFACES.)  607, Brimm, Daniel J.
2 Brimm, Daniel J. AIRCRAFT WOODWORK PROTECTIVE COATINGS. (WOODWORKING TOOLS / AIRCRAFT WOODWORK / PROTECTION OF AIRPLANE PARTS / COVERING AND DOPING AIRPLANE SURFACES.) 607
Scranton, PA International Textbook Company 1939 Hard Cover Very Good 
57 pp + 42 pp +66 pp +40 pp (four sections), 7 3/4" H. Black simulated leather boards with gold lettering on spine, blindstamped lettering, borders on front board. Marbled endpapers, b&w illustrations. Woodworking Tools Contents: Use of Woodworking Tools; Hand Cutting Tools; Boring Tools; Hand Finishing Tools; Sawing Machines; Surface Machines and Sanders; Sharpening Tools; Grinding Wheels; Oilstones; Sharpening Knife-Edged Tools; Woodworking Practice. Aircraft Woodwork Contents: Wood Airplane Structures; Properties of Wood; Construction of Airplane Parts; Examples of Aircraft Woodwork. Protection of Airplane Parts Contents: Devices and Methods; Wood Surfaces; Metal Surfaces; Spray Painting of Airplane Surfaces; Spray Guns; Spray-gun Accessories; Hose and Hose Fittings; Protective Devices; Handling Spray Equipment; Troubles in Spray-Gun Operation. Covering and Doping of Airplane Surfaces Contents: Fabric and Tape; Finishing Fabric Surfaces; Inspection Before Covering; Methods of Covering; Application of Dope; Marking Coverings; Exercises in Airplane Covering. Previous owner's name in ink at top of front free endpaper, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, tiny bump at bottom edge of front board, one tiny corner bump. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY UNDER CONSTRUCTION., Chevrier, Lionel, foreword.
3 Chevrier, Lionel, foreword. THE ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY UNDER CONSTRUCTION.
Ottawa St. Lawrence Seaway Authority 1957 First Edition Stapled in Wraps Very Good Good+ Tom Hey. 
Unpaginated (approx. 32 pages including one fold-out), 12" H. Spiderweb patterned clear dust jacket. B&w and colour illustrations (photographs, maps, drawings). Contents: Foreword; Present Conditions of Navigation on the St. Lawrence; From the Atlantic to Montreal; Montreal to Lake Ontario; Lake Ontario to the Head of the Lakes; The St. Lawrence Seaway Authority; Work in Progress (Lachine Section / Spanning Bridges / Soulanges Section / Lake St. Francis Section / International Rapids Section / Welland Ship Canal / Thousand Islands Section); Hydraulic Models; Men and Machines. Postage for this light item will be reduced to most destinations. Interior - some areas of very light browning on pages - opposite colored areas on opposite pages, soft bump at bottom corner of pages. Exterior - minor faint foxing and soft corner bump on rear cover, minor edge wear, light crease at bottom corner of front cover. Dust jacket has a few edge tears - some with tiny pieces missing, light edge wrinkling, a few tiny brown stains, light browning at edges. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
DRILL IN THREES AND ELEMENTARY DRILL.  REPRODUCED FROM MILITARY TRAINING PAMPHLET, NO. 18, 1939 - MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY DRILL (ALL ARMS), 1935., Edwards, T.J., Major.
4 Edwards, T.J., Major. DRILL IN THREES AND ELEMENTARY DRILL. REPRODUCED FROM MILITARY TRAINING PAMPHLET, NO. 18, 1939 - MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY DRILL (ALL ARMS), 1935.
Gale & Polden, Aldershot, 1941. 
48 pp, 7 3/16" H, soft cover. B&w illustrations (1 fold-out). Contents: General Instructions for Drilling Recruits; Words of Command; Inspection; Squad Drill Without Arms; Squad Drill With Arms; Platoon Drill; Company Drill. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - previous owners name written in ink on front cover, minor browning on spine and at cover edges. Very Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ATHABASCA OIL SANDS., Ells, S.C.
5 Ells, S.C. RECOLLECTIONS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ATHABASCA OIL SANDS.
Ottawa Department of Mines and Technical Surveys 1962 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
114 pp, 10 7/8" H. B&w photographs, maps. Contents: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; Initial Exploration and Surveys; Paving With Oil Sands; Quarrying; Topographical Surveys; Test Pits; Drilling; Separation and Refining; In Retrospect; Epilogue; Bibliography of Reports and Maps; Appendix: Exploration in Northern Saskatchewan. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - Tiny tear at bottom of spine, large soft crease at bottom corner of front cover. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
INTERNATIONAL UPPER MANTLE PROJECT:  CANADIAN PROGRESS REPORT.  JUNE 1963 - JUNE 1964., Hodgson, J.H.; Morley, L.W.; Smith, C.H.
6 Hodgson, J.H.; Morley, L.W.; Smith, C.H. INTERNATIONAL UPPER MANTLE PROJECT: CANADIAN PROGRESS REPORT. JUNE 1963 - JUNE 1964.
Roger Duhamel, Ottawa, 1964. 
114 pp, 11" H, soft cover. B&w maps, formulae, tables. Contents: Introduction; Seismology; Physics of the Upper Mantle; Gravity, Geodesy, Tides and Recent Movements of the Earth's Crust; Magnetism; Theory and Computers; Drilling for Scientific Pu rposes; Petrology and Volcanism; Tectonics; Marine Geology and Geophysics; Geochemistry; Isotope Studies; Appendix - Canadian Contributions to the International Upper Mantle Project. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership m a r k s . E x t erior - very light edge wear, a few minor soiling marks, minor rubbing. Very Good 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
INTERNATIONAL UPPER MANTLE PROJECT:  CANADIAN PROGRESS REPORT.  JANUARY 1962 - JUNE 1963., Hodgson, J.H.; Morley, L.W.; Smith, C.H.; Uffen, R.J.
7 Hodgson, J.H.; Morley, L.W.; Smith, C.H.; Uffen, R.J. INTERNATIONAL UPPER MANTLE PROJECT: CANADIAN PROGRESS REPORT. JANUARY 1962 - JUNE 1963.
[Ottawa], 1963. 
84 pp, 11" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w maps. Contents: Introductory; Petrology; Mineralogy; Geochemistry; Isotope Studies; Structural Studies; Meteorites; Meteorite Crater Studies; Experimental Studies; Seismology; Heat Flow; Magnetism; Gravity Studies; Appendix - Canadian Contributions to the International Upper Mantle Project. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - a few soft creases on front cover, minor browning, light browning and s o i l i n g o n rear cover, partial light cup-ring on rear cover. Very Good- 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
8 Macleish, William H. OIL AND WATER: THE STRUGGLE FOR GEORGES BANK.
Boston Atlantic Monthly Press 1985 0871130076 / 9780871130075 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 
304 pp, 8 1/2" H. "Georges Bank, 20,000 square miles of turbulent shoal water off Nantucket, is one of the richest fishing grounds in the world, its depths populated by cod, haddock, flatfish, and scallops. Until recently it was a gathering place for immense fishing trawlers of all nations. Then the Bank also became a bone of contention for explorers in oil, pitting the great multinational companies against one another, to say nothing of federal and state governments, jostling for their share of offshore oil revenues. Georges has long been the subject of dispute between the United States and Canada, and in the fall of 1984 the International Court of Justice in the Hague awarded a large portion of the Bank to Canada. Oil-lease sales were scheduled - and cancelled. Fishermen protested to their political representatives, who protested to their governments. Over the storm-lashed and fecund waters of Georges Bank, William MacLeish has travelled many times - by trawler, by helicopter, by scientific research vessel, by airplane, and by scallop boat. His pages bring us the scientists, the fishing people, politicians, lawyers, and oilmen connected with Georges Bank." Book is slightly cocked, has minor soiling on top of text block, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine - bump at top of front hinge. Dust jacket has light edge wear/wrinkling, a few small light scuff marks, light soiling/rubbing on rear panel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
9 Nichols, Stuart H. THE NATURAL GAS STORY FROM THE GROUND DOWN: THE HISTORY OF NATIONAL FUEL GAS COMPANY.
The Newcomen Society of North America, New York, 1963, Ist printing. 
24 pp, 8vo, stapled in wraps. B&w illustrations. A brief company history of National Fuel Gas Company from its beginnings in Fredonia, New York in the early 1800s presented to The Newcomen Society of North America in 1963. Interior - small crease at top corner of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - small ink letter at bottom of front cover, light edge wear, minor soiling, crease to top corner of front cover. G+ 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
SASKATCHEWAN HISTORY.  VOL. XXXVII NO.s 1, 2 & 3.  (WINTER, SPRING, AUTUMN 1984).  PLUS INDEX., Oliver, E.H.; Bloomfield, G.T.; Feather, Joan; Matthews, Vincent L.; Glen Makahonuk; Neufeld, David; Ronaghan, Allen; Thomas F. Schilz; Spinks, J.W.T.; Goldsmith, Violet.
10 Oliver, E.H.; Bloomfield, G.T.; Feather, Joan; Matthews, Vincent L.; Glen Makahonuk; Neufeld, David; Ronaghan, Allen; Thomas F. Schilz; Spinks, J.W.T.; Goldsmith, Violet. SASKATCHEWAN HISTORY. VOL. XXXVII NO.s 1, 2 & 3. (WINTER, SPRING, AUTUMN 1984). PLUS INDEX.
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Archives Office 1984 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
120 pp in 3 volumes (complete year), 10" H. Single sheet Index to Volume XXIV (1984) laid in. B&w illustrations. Articles: Lewis Herbert Thomas, 1917-1983; "I Can See a Car in That Crop: Motorization in Saskatchewan, 1906-1934; Kelsey's Journal of 1691 Reconsidered; Documents of Western History - Stockholm's First Teacher: Excerpts from the Diary of Violet Goldsmith; Early Medical Care in Saskatchewan; The Saskatoon Relief Camp Workers' Riot of May 8, 1933: An Expression of Class Conflict; Thorbergur Thorvaldson: A Canadian Scientist-Statesman; The Prairie Pastor - E.H. Oliver; Brandy and Beaver Pelts: Assiniboine-European Trading Patterns, 1695-1805; Early Mining Exploration in Northern Saskatchewan: The H.V. Dardier Expedition of 1914-1917. Plus book reviews. Interiors - No 2 has soft bump at top/bottom corners of text block, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exteriors - No 2 has soft creases at top/bottom corner of covers, all books have very minor edge wear and minor toning to edges/spines. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
11 Weeks, Verna Mae. COOKSVILLE: VILLAGE OF THE PAST.
Mississauga, Ontario Verna Mae Weeks 1996 0969130171 / 9780969130178 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ 
315 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). B&w photographs, reproductions. "The village of Cooksville (now part of the city of Mississauga), located on the Dundas Highway, was once considered the liveliest village between Toronto and Hamilton, until a terrible fire occurred there a century-and-a-half ago, on the 26th of May, 1852. Six days later, the headlines written by a reporter of 'The Toronto Globe', declared: 'The Village of Cooksville Destroyed! A Whole Village in Ruins! What an Awful Spectacle!' But the village grew up again ---." Contents: Introduction; The Soldier Settler; Jacob Cook; The Chateau Clair Vine-yards; Drilling for Oil and Gas; A Century-and-a-Half Ago; The Great Fire; The Hotels of Cooksville; The Corner Store; The Village Tradesmen; The Schiller Stores; The Butcher Shops; The Bakeries; The Pharmacies; A Farming Community; The Town Hall; The Cooksville Fall Fair; Cooksville School Section No.2; Village Sports; The Railway Station; Paving the Highways; The Cooksville Brick Yard; Cooksville Post Office; Peel's First Female Lawyer; The Churches; Rosemount Farm; The Doctors; The Bush Pilot; Loyal Orange Lodge; The Cooksville's Women's Institute; The Cherry Hill House; Franze Drive; People of the Past; The Storm; The Volunteer Fire Brigade; 1st Cooksville Scouts and Guides; News and Views; Thoughts of Today. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor lean to book. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO THE ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC., Williams, Jack.
12 Williams, Jack. THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO THE ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC.
Alpha, Indianapolis, IN, 2003, first printing. 
326 pp, large 8vo (9 1/16" H), soft cover. ISBN 1592570739 B&w and color photographs, b&w drawings/diagrams/maps. "Key information on the plant and animal life that inhabit the polar landscape; Fascinating history of the exploration of these remo te and forbidding areas; Cold, hard facts on environmental hazards such as global warming and oil drilling; How human populations such as the Inuit people have survived near the North Pole for thousands of years---" Interior - clean and tight w i t h no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. Fine 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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