Logging, Forestry

Logging, Forestry

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1 ADAMS, Kramer Logging Railroads of the West
New York Bonanza Reprint Edition Cloth Near Fine Good Very Good Hardcover Quarto 
This book covers logging railroad history in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevaha, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico from the 1860's through the 1950's. OCLC Number: 7054916. 144pp, profusely photo illustrated in b&w, Appendix [ 13pp], Index [3pp]. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked with a couple of tiny, closed edge tears and a litttle rubbing/soiling to the rear panel. Weight, 747g. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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2 ANDREWS, Ralph W. Glory Days of Logging
Seattle, WA Superior Publishing 1956 Autographed Edition Cloth About Fine VG+ Hardcover Quarto Author Signed Copy
'Action in the Big Woods -British Columbia to California'. This is copy No. 1008 of 3000 autographed by the author. Bright, clean and unmarked, inside and outside. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket, in brodart, shows only minor wear along the spine edges. Nice copy! Weight, 901g. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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3 BECKHAM, Stephen Dow The Simpsons of Shore Acres
Portland, OR Arago Books 1971 First Edition Stapled Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover Quarto Author Signed Copy
An account of the Estate at Shore Acres,, Oregon of the prominent businessman, Louis J. Simpson - landowner, lumberman, shipowner and more. vii, 37 pages illustrations 29 cm. Signed by the author on the first page. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 200g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Timber Wolves: Greed and corruption in Northwestern Ontario's timber industry, 1875-1960, Bertrand, J. P.
4 Bertrand, J. P. Timber Wolves: Greed and corruption in Northwestern Ontario's timber industry, 1875-1960
Canada Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society 1997 0920119263 / 9780920119266 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
'The fascinating story of the pioneer loggers, pulpwood operators, timber speculators and mill promoters, many of whom the author knew first hand. Their devices to obtain exportable pulpwood, without having to pay Crown dues, their trespassing on Crown Reserves, and their intrigues behind the scenes to gain favour with political leaders come to life in the pages of this book. Timber Wolves is an indispensable and highly entertaining study of Northwestern Ontario's timber industry'. x, 162 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. BRight, clean and unmarked, quite fresh. Tight, square binding with no spine creasing. About 'as new'. Weight, 315g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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5 BROWN, Vinson Reading the Woods: Seeing More in Nature's Familiar Faces
New York Collier Books 1973 0811713970 / 9780811713979 New Edition Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Understanding the woods and forests - weather, climate, soil, fire, animals, man, etc. 160pp, over 120 photographs and hundreds of drawings. A bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases tothe spine.Slight wear to tips of fore-corners. Bright, glossy, card wrappers. Weight, 262g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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6 CANADIAN FOREST PRODUCTS Climax Steam Locomotive Conversion to Diesel
British Columbia Canadian Forest Products Wrappers VG and Better Softcover Photo Folder Quarto 
Three-holed binder containing a series of 13 professionally-taken, 8" by 10" b&w photographs showing the conversion of an old Climax Locomotive from steam power to diesel. Climax #7, a locomotive built in 1920 and owned by Canadian Forest Products Co., on northern Vancouver Island. was converted c1960. One photo shows the locomotive in its original condition, the subsequent 12 photos showing its conversion to diesel. Also included, a typewritten sheet of data from the CFP Department of Railways. Further information available on request. Weight, 205g. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Loggers Digest, Vol 1: From Horses to Helicopters, COULSON, Barry
7 COULSON, Barry The Loggers Digest, Vol 1: From Horses to Helicopters
Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada McB Communications 1992 0969589603 / 9780969589600 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Fine Softcover Quarto 
Stories, anecdotes, photographs of early coastal logging in British Columbia. OCLC Number: 27384026. v, 163pp, profusely photo illustrated ; 22 by 28 cm. Bright, still fresh interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Looks 'as new'. Weight, 640g. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 DRUSHKA, Ken Tie Hackers to Timber Harvesters: The History of Logging in British Columbia's Interior
Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada Harbour Pub Co 1998 1550171895 / 9781550171891 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
'First complete history of logging in BC'S Interior--from the Cariboo to the Kootenays and from the Okanagan to Peace River Country--documents the characters, companies and innovations that have helped make BC a world leader in the forest products industry'. Signed by a previous owner on the htp, otherwise unmarked. 240pp, over 200 historic photographs. Bright, fresh copy - about 'as new'. Heavy, oversized book weighing 1.17kg. 
Price: 29.50 USD
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9 EDLIN, H. L. Forestry and Woodland Life
London B. T. Batsford 1947 First Edition Cloth Near Fine  Lacking Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Forests and Forestry in Britain. 184pp, photo illustrated. Very clean, bright copy with a firm binding.  
Price: 11.00 USD
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Skid trails : glory days of Montana Logging, FLANAGAN, Darris
10 FLANAGAN, Darris Skid trails : glory days of Montana Logging
Stevensville, MT Stoneydale Press Pub. Co 2003 1931291357 / 9781931291354 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Fine Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Author Signed Copy
An account of many aspects of the Montana Logging Industry in its 'Glory Days'. Signed by the author on the title page. 176 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, still fresh and about 'as new'. Weight, 345g. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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11 GARNER, Joe Never under the Table : A Story of British Columbia's Forests and Government Mismanagement
Nanaimo, BC, Canada Cinnabar Press 1991 0969134355 / 9780969134350 First Trade Paper Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Forestry in British Columbia - the scandals and accomplishments, the failures and progress of loggers, corporations, and government policy. Signed by the author on the title page. 274pp, illustrated, graphs and tables. Very bright, clean interior copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. About 'as new'. Weight, 387g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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12 GATENSBURY, Steve Once, to Learn It: A Lighthearted Account of a Fifty Year Adventure in the B.C. Lumber Industry
Delta, BC Sedge Publishing 1989 0969430507 / 9780969430506 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Dave Watland 
The author's 50 years in the Lumber Industry in British Columbia. vi, 243 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Illustrations by Dave Watland. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, still quite fresh. Weight, 423g. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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13 GESSEL, S. P. Et al, Editors Sustained Productivity of Forest Soils
Vancouver Forestry Publications, UBC 1990 155056298 First Edition Printed Wraps Near Fine  Proceedings 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Proceedings of the 7th North American Forest Soils Conference held at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada in July 1988. 525pp, diagrams. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Single, light crease to spine. No wear to wraps. Weight, 1.57kg.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Logging: British Columbia's Logging Industry, GOULD, Ed
14 GOULD, Ed Logging: British Columbia's Logging Industry
North Vancouver Hancock House 1981 0919654444 / 9780919654440 Second Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG, or Better About VG Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
221pp + index, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has minor edge wear and a couple of chips, otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 1.05kg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 HALLERAN, Mike Loggers and Lumbermen : The Evolution of the Forest Industry in the Southern Interior of British Columbia
Kelowna, BC, Canada Interior Lumber Manufacturers Association 1994 096981870X / 9780969818700 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Fine Near Fine Hardcover Quarto 
The evolution of the forest industry in the southern interior of British Columbia. A project of the Interior Lumber Manufacturers' Association. xii, 147 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm. Bright, fresh, clean copy, unmarked and about 'as new', in a very nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Dustjacket has a 2.5cm closed split at the foot of the spine. Weight, 1.15kg. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 JONES, Arthur F. And HAMILTON, Ferelith - Editors Lumber Manufacturing Accounts
New York Ronald Press Company 1919 Later Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles Good +  No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Treatise on lumber accounting for commercial lumber. 112pp, graphs. Clean, unmarked interior. Minor wear and soiling to cloth. Sound binding. Weight, 340g.  
Price: 18.00 USD
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17 KENNEDY, Warnett, et al Rooms Without Ceilings: A Portfolio of Sketches by Ten Vancouver Architects and Landscape Architects
Vancouver, BC British Columbia Lumber Manufacturers Association 1965 First Edition Stiff Card Folder VG and Better Portfolio 50cm by 58cm Signed by Warnett Kennedy
Title from cover. "The ideas in this portfolio are the result of a study by 10 Vancouver architects and landscape architects under the direction of Warnett Kennedy"--Leaf [1]. Includes plans and text by the following architects: Birmingham & Wood Architects, Hollingsworth & Downs Architects, Roger Kemble, Muirhead & Justice Landscape Architects, Rhone & Iredale Architects, Underwood, McKinley, Cameron Architects. OCLC Number: 83192154. 1 portfolio ([13] leaves) : ill., plans, ports. ; 58 cm. A presentation of the British Columbia Lumber Manufacturers Association. Undated but circa 1965 from other evidence. Stiff card boards, with three-post binsing, show wear at corners etc. Photo available. Interior is Fine excepting signed title-page leaf, on tissue, which shows some creasing but no damage. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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18 ROBERGE, Earl Timber Country
Caldwell, Idaho, U.S.A. Caxton Printers Ltd 1977 0870042351 / 9780870042355 Second Printing Cloth Fine VG+ Hardcover 14.75" by 11.5" Earl Roberge 
Logging from Southern Oregon to Alaska, including British Columbia. Illustrated with high quality photographs in color. 182pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, 'as new'.Price-clipped dustjacket shows slight edge wear here and there but is otherwise bright, clean and glossy. A very and heavy folio size for shipping, weighing 2.5kg. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 ROTHERY, Julian E. A Study of Forest Taxation in the Pacific Northwest
Portland Industrial Forestry Association 1952 First Edition Cloth About Fine  No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A study of forest taxation in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. 47pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, almost fresh copy with a sound binding and unmarked. No wear to green cloth. Weight, 230g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 SHIVES, Arnold K. - Consulting Forester How to Find the Cubic Contents of Logs
Vancouver, BC Clarke & Stuart Edition Unknown Wrappers Fine Leaflet 8.5cm by 16cm [folded] 
Guide to estimating the cubic content of Logs for use in the Lumber Industry. The one page guide is combined with advertising for equipment used in Forestry and Lumbering. Undated, circa 1950. Unfolds to 1.5cm by 17cm. One page folded to give 4pp, not illustrated. Four panels all printed. Bright and clean. Weight, 2g. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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