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Story of Ontario Agricultural Fairs and Exhibitions 1792 - 1967 and Their Contribution to the advancement of Agriculture and Betterment of Community Life

by Philip Dodds, William Stewart, Ministry of Agriculture

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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First Edition
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AU$24.20

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Canada: Ontario Association of Agricultural Studies , 1967. Hardcover 1st edition - rescued from a library cull, presents the usual stamps and stickers, but generally quite a good clean sturdy copy. 212 pages, illustrated with photogaphs. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.
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Saco, Maine : Garland Manufacturing , 1922. Hardcover 1st edtion, illustrated and decorative cover. Illustrated throughout with vintage photographs. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine solid copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Bridging the Border

by Stamp, Robert

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Published
1992
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9781550020748
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AU$19.36

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Canada: Dundurn Pr Ltd, 1992. Hardcover 1st edition - from the back cover :"Bridging the Border traces the long and interesting history of the many international bridges connecting Canada and the United States. The book provides a provocative look at the relationship between joint bridge construction projects and the building of Canadian-American relations. In so doing, it provides a social,… Read more
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Go Ahead or Go Home: The Trethewey Story

by Sleigh, Daphne

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780969867807
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AU$27.64

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Canada: Vicarro Pub, 1994. Hardcover 1st edition - signed by a member of the Tretheway family. Minor shelfwear and spine lean otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy. Dust jacket is very good and is protected in mylar. A story of family generations of the Tretheway family, covering lumber mills in the Fraser Valley and much more historical… Read more
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Industrial Cathedrals of the North : Les Cathedrales Industrielles Du Nord

by Charlie Angus ; Louis Palu

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Published
1999
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781896357188
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Toronto: Between the Lines, 1999. Very minor edgewear and light scuffing of covers, interior fine. From the publisher:"Headframes dominate the landscape of mining communities in Northeastern Ontario and Northwestern Quebec. Distinctive structures built to house the apparatus at the head of the mine shaft, headframes tower above their surroundings, reminding every resident that without the mine, there would be… Read more
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Starrett: How to Read Use Care for Micrometers and Vernier Gages (Bulletin No. 1203 - Issue 1, 12-1-55)

by Starrett Company

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Published
1955
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$23.52

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Athol, Massachusetts: L.S. Starrett Company, 1955. ORIGINAL booklet from 1955, 15 pages, profusely illustrated. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Sharing the Past, Shaping the Future: 50 Years of the Canadian Feed Industry

by Mercer, Robert A.N.

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Published
1979
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Good
ISBN
9780889250482
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AU$23.50

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Canada: Gem Publishing, 1979. Fascinating piece of Canadiana, completely illustrated with photographs and drawings. 186 pages. A history of the feed industry in Canada. Contains many advertisements from the 1970s pertaining to the feed business. Company histories, personnel and more. Covers are rather rubbed and creased, interior fine. Soft Cover. Good.
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Domestic Oil Burners : Installation and Servicing

by Burkhardt, Charles

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780345401953
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AU$23.49

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New York: McGraw Hill, 1951. Hardcover 1st edition. A very detailed and profusely illustrated work, extremely useful for anyone working on equipment from the 1950s or earlier. 359 pages, indexed, pull out charts and more. In very nice shape, clean and solid. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Milton, Ontario: Ontario Steam & Antique Preservers Association, 1974. Very hard to find piece of Ontario agricultural history, 29 page stable bound, appears NEW AND UNREAD. 7 pages of detailed illustrations. Contains historical and some technical/product information on John Abell Machinery of Woodbridge, American Abell Engine and Thresher Co of Toronto, Robert Bell Engine and Thresher of Seaforth,… Read more
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AU$20.73
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Protor Silex Super Steam Iron - Fer a Repasser Super Steam

by Proctor Silex

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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AU$7.60

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Canada: Proctor Silex, 1960. Text in English and French. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. Intruction and use manual. No stated date, likely between 1960 and 1980?. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Milton, Ontario: Ontario Steam & Antique Preservers Association, 1974. Very hard to find piece of Ontario agricultural history, 29 page stable bound, appears NEW AND UNREAD. 7 pages of detailed illustrations. Contains historical and some technical/product information on John Abell Machinery of Woodbridge, American Abell Engine and Thresher Co of Toronto, Robert Bell Engine and Thresher of Seaforth,… Read more
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Over a barrel: A guide to the Canadian energy crisis

by Marmorek, Jan

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780385171953
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AU$9.66

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Canada: Doubleday, 1981. An interesting look at the oil crisis back in the 70s - well worth looking at for those studying the subject today. Minor age toning of pages otherwise fine. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Imperial Oil Review November 1970 - the Vanishing Splendor of Old Movie Houses

by Knight, James

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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AU$8.17

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USA: Imperial Oil, 1970. Nicely illustrated. Features on plastic wrap and old movie houses. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean copy. this is volume 54 no 5.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Edwardian Inventions

by Dale, Rodney; Gray, Joan

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780352303455
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AU$11.05

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UK: Star Books, 1979. Some edgewear and rubbing of covers, interior fine. Nicely illustrated with a good bibliography.. Soft Cover. Good.
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The Electric Century; Canadian Electrical Association 1891 - 1991

by Negru, John

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9782980215308
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AU$16.59

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Canada: Canadian Electrical Association, 1990. Hardcover 1st edition - minor shelfwear and light chipping/rubbing of dust jacket otherwise a fine clean solid copy. Illustrated throughout with vintage photographs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Maintenance of the King's Highways Manual of Instructions 1946 Revised Edition

by Millar, JD ; Doucett, George ; Smith AA

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Published
1946
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Very Good
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AU$62.22

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Ontario, Canada: Department of Highways Ontario, 1946. a fascinating volume from just after the war years, illustrated with diagrams, photographs and some very wonderful colour plates on various weeds, this book covers a wide range of subjects. Chapter headings include 1. Safety, Courtesy and Conduct of Employees (wow, they don't do that anymore, do they?) 2. Regulations… Read more
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The Battle Against Fire

by Brown, Roy ; Thomson, W. Stuart

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$13.13

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London: Abelard-Schuman, 1966. Hardcover 1st edition. Some chipping and small closed tears of the dust jacket, book itself is completely fine. A complete history of fight fighting, from the ancient world to more modern times. Fully illustrated with drawings and photographs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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Rideau Waterway

by Legget, Robert

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Published
1960
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1960. Excellent condition hard cover with pictorial boards. First edition, 3rd printing. Contains illustrations. The book tells of the adventure of building the canal by soldiers and civilian labourers through the rough bush, swamps and rocky wilderness - a magnificent piece of engineering over a route full of problems. 249 pp indexed.… Read more
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Industry in the Wilderness : The people, the Buildings, the MacHines - Heritage in Northwestern Ontario

by Rasky, Frank

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Dundurn Pr Ltd, 1983. Part of the Dundurn Local History Series. Minor edgewear and light curling of cover edges, interior good. Illustrated throughout with vintage photographs. Mining, gold, lumber, paper, mills, flying around, hydro power - its all here!. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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A Golden Adventure: The First 50 Years of Ultramar

by Atterbury, Paul;MacKenzie, Julia

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780903696357
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AU$13.81

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UK: Hurtwood Press, 1985. Hardcover 1st edition - minor shelfwear and some bowing of covers, interior fine. Dust jacket is chipped and has a few small tears but still present. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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