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This was Sawmilling

By: ANDREWS, Ralp W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Publishing: 1957

Edition: Autographed Edition [First]

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 1558

Condition: Good VG


History of Sawmilling in the Pacific Northwest. Signed bu the author on the verso of the title page and numbered 792 out of 3,000 copies. 176 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm. OCLC Number: 2681912. Interior bright and clean. A previous owners details to the fpde have been blacked-out otherwise the book is unmarked. Binding is tight and square. The green cloth shows only a little wear at the tips and is very clean. Weight, 811g. View more info

BC Studies: The British Columbian Quarterly, No. 113

By: BARMAN, Jean; HARRIS, Cole - Editors

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Vancouver, University of British Columbia: 1997

Edition: No 100, Spring, 1997

Seller ID: 052365

Condition: Fine


Quarterly Journal of British Columbia Studies. This isuue entitled, 'Flexibility in the Forest' - Three Scholarly articles on Forestry, plus Photography, poetry and book reviews. 162pp. Bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 188g. View more info

A Pocket-size Book of Building Suggestions : Easy to Build and Low in Cost

By: BEAVER LUMBER CO. LTD.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canada, [Beaver Lumber Co.]:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 24566

Condition: Good to Very Good


Small book of plans and illustrations for building a wide variety of Domestic Buildings, Farm Buildings, Home Furniture and Built-ins, Fences etc etc. The object of the booklet was to promote the use of Lumber. Versions were produced in Canada for each Beaver Lumber store, with the location and manager's name printed on the cover. This copy is overprinted in red inkon the front wrapper, 'Imperial Building Supplies Limited'. See World Cat - 855385068. Undated - but early ... View more info

The master handbook of fine woodworking techniques & projects

By: BLANDFORD, Percy W.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 046205

ISBN: 0830612475

Condition: VG+


'A do-it-yourselfer's bible on the art of working with fine woods...as a hobby or for profit!'. 398pp, photo illustrated, diagrams, plans. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases, appears never fully opened. Slight wear to some edges. Unpacked weight, 474g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or ... View more info

Map Showing Saw Mills of Eastern Canada; 1941

By: CANADA

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada Department of Mines & Resources: 1941

Edition: 1941 Edition

Seller ID: 049594

Condition: VG+


Map of Eastern Canada - Lake of the Wood to Cape Breton - showing Sawmills and their Production as of 1941. Prepared by the Dominion Forest Service for the Lands, Parks and Forests Branch. Scale - 35 miles to 1 inch. Bright, clean and unmarked. All folds are sound, no splittling etc. Weight, 91g. View more info

A Tribute to the Founders

By: CANADIAN FOREST PRODUCTS

Price: $15.00

Publisher: B. C., Canfor: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049989

Condition: Fine


'Honoring John Prentice and Poldi Bentley on the 40th Anniversary of the Company'. History and background of the Founders and the Company. 24pp, photo illustrated. NB - Staples removed. Otherwise very bright, clean and unarked. Weight, 85g. Lettermail applies. View more info

Technical Section Proceedings, Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting

By: Canadian Pulp and Paper Association

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Pulp and Paper Assoc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11805

Condition: VG+


Technical papers on the Pulp and Paper Manufacturing Industry. Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting held in Montreal, January 26-29, 1960. 470pp photo illustrated, graphs, diagrams. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. View more info

Living with Logs; British Columbia's Log Buildings and Rail Fences

By: CLEMSON, Donovan

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Saanichton, Hancock House Publishers Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20006

ISBN: 091965410X

Condition: Good to Very Good


Photographic collection with accompanying text, showing Log Buildings in British Columbia, and, Rail Fences. 93pp, b&w photo illustrated. Internally bright and clean copy with a sound binding. Wrappers show edge wear and a small closed tear. Weight, 265g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost. Image available. View more info

Stumped: The Forest Industry in Transition

By: DRUSHKA, Ken

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1947

ISBN: 0888944195

Condition: Near Fine


An analysis of Canada's beleaguered forest resource - focussing on British Columbia. 280 pages ; 23 cm. Clean, unmarked copy. Interior lighly tanned. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Weight, 356g. View more info

Touch Wood: BC Forests at the Crossroads

By: DRUSHKA, Ken; NIXON, Bob; TRAVERS, Ray - Editors

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 044159

ISBN: 1550170740

Condition: As New


Some of BC's best-known forest policy analysts on the major issues in BC's Forest Industry. xi, 236 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Still fresh. Weight, 413g. View more info

Green Timbers : Surrey's Urban Forest Park

By: DUFF, Pan & Duane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, First Choice Books: 2012

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 26623

ISBN: 1770842217

Condition: Fine


Comprehensive account of the historic Green Timbers Urban Forest Park in Surrey, B. C. particularly in regard to its background in Forestry. Foreword by John Innes. 416 pages : illustrations, map. This is an 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 650g. View more info

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Virtual Clearcut, Or, The Way Things Are in My Hometown

By: FAWCETT, Brian & TAYLOR, Jim - Editors

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Allen Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 041210

ISBN: 0887621228

Condition: As New


A book about Prince George, BC and the Bowron Clearcut. Award winning non-fiction. xxi, 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. 'As New'. Weight, 685. View more info

Once, to Learn It: A Lighthearted Account of a Fifty Year Adventure in the B.C. Lumber Industry

By: GATENSBURY, Steve

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Delta, BC, Sedge Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31618

ISBN: 0969430507

Condition: Almost 'As New'


One man's account of his 50-year career in the British Columbia Lumber Industry. vi, 243 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, still 'fresh'. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Glossy, unmarked wrappers. Near new. Weight, 420g. View more info

Eating Dirt : Deep Forests, Big Timber, and Life with the Tree-Planting Tribe

By: GILL, Charlotte

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, D&M Publishers Incorporated: 2011

Edition: First Paperback Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 31546

ISBN: 1553659775

Condition: Near Fine


Charlotte Gill spent twenty years working as a tree planter in Canadian forests. In this book, she examines the environmental impact of logging and celebrates the value of forests from a perspective of some one whose work caught them between environmentalists and loggers. Co-published by the David Suzuki Foundation. 247 p. ; 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. Tight, square binding, faint, hairline creases to the spine. Weight, 345g. View more info

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Edge of the Sound: Memoirs of a West Coast Log Salvager

By: HAMMOND, Jo

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Halfmoon Bay, B. C., Caitlin Press Inc.: 2010

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 041499

ISBN: 1894759494

Condition: About 'As New'


When 25-year-old Jo climbed down the ramp of the freighter Canadian Star to set foot in Vancouver, BC, in the summer of 1967, she'd never heard of log salvaging. But within two-and-a-half years, the immigrant from England would quit her teaching job and join forces with one of the most enigmatic salvagers of the Sunshine Coast. Dick and Jo Hammond spent a life together chasing logs, rescuing boaters in distress, and raising their two children in BC's log salvaging mecca,... View more info

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It's What Inside That Counts : The Story of West Fraser's First 50 Years

By: HODGINS, Eduarda; WAH, Jennifer

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver, West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20774

ISBN: 0973945400

Condition: As New


Corporate history of a British Columbia lumber producer originating in Quesnel. 112 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. View more info

Modern Methods of Mechanical Pulp Manufacture

By: KLEMM, K. H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Lockwood Trade Journal Co.: 1958

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11150

Condition: Good VG


Translated from the German original. At its date of publication, the most complete work on mechanical pulp production ever produced. 241pp, photo illustration, diagrams, figures. Clean, bright copy with a sound binding, unmarked. 657g. View more info

Montana's Secondary Wood-Using Industries

By: KNAPP, Joseph Burke: U. S. Forest Service

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, The Timberman: 1912

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 037795

Condition: About VG


No. 6 in a series of Reprints from Lumber Trade Journals. This article from 'The Timberman', Portland, Oregon. 4pp, 3 columns to a page. Both interior and exterior are clean and unmarked. This copy appears to have been disbound from a larger work [?]. Heavy horizontal crease at center where folded, due to its large overall size - 10" by 13.5". Weight, 50g. View more info

Sound Heritage; Volume III, Number 2

By: LANGLOIS, W. J. - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046524

Condition: About Fine


Quarterly published by Aural History of the Provincial Archives of British Columbia. This issue deals mainly with the Forest Industry. 37pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked, inside and outside. Weight, 140g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost. Image available. View more info

Hi-Baller; July, 1955

By: LEES, F. W. Ltd

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., F. W. Lees Ltd.: 1955

Edition: Vol 6, No 7

Seller ID: 054882

Condition: Fine


Single Issue of a monthly magazine published for the Logging Industry in British Columbia. Articles, features, industry news, humour, cartoons, pin-ups, plus. lots of Industry focused advertising. 68pp, photo illustrated, adverts. A bright, clean copy with a sound, stapled binding. Unpacked weight, 90g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost.... View more info