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Logging Railroads of the West

By: ADAMS, Kramer

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Bonanza:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 041608

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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A Company ahead of its Time: Theo. A. Burrows Lumber Company.

By: ANDISON, Maryel M.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Burrows Lumber: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041466

ISBN: 1550568698

Condition: Fine


History of a Winnipeg business - the Burrows Lumber Co. 141 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 x 29 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy - almost 'as new'. Weight, 780g. View more info

Glory Days of Logging

By: ANDREWS, Ralph W.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Superior Publishing: 1956

Edition: Autographed Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 040298

Condition: About Fine


'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. View more info

This Was Logging!

By: ANDREWS, Ralph W.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Schiffer Publishing: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09002

ISBN: 0887400353

Condition: As New


Superb photographic study of logging in the Pacific Northwest of the United States from the 8000-print record of Darius Kinsey with a story of this famed timber photographer. 157pp, profusely photo illustrated. Very clean and bright with a tight, square binding and no spine creases. Unmarked. Glossy, broght wrappers. 'AS New'. Unpacked weight, 485g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

The Simpsons of Shore Acres

By: BECKHAM, Stephen Dow

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Arago Books: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 25643

Condition: VG+


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. View more info

Cutting Up the North: The History of the Forest Industry in the Northern Interior

By: BERNSOHN, Ken

Price: $12.00

Publisher: North Vancouver, Hancock House: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047931

ISBN: 0888391145

Condition: Near Fine


History of the Forest Industry in North Central British Columbia. Undated, [1981]. 192pp, photo illustrated. Clean copy with a bright, fresh interior and a sound binding. Unmarked. The dustjacket is nearly complete but with short closed tears and lost chips. Unpacked weight, 1.035kg We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian's GST is included. Images always available. Shipped well packed. View more info

Reading the Woods: Seeing More in Nature's Familiar Faces

By: BROWN, Vinson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Collier Books: 1973

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 040499

ISBN: 0811713970

Condition: VG+


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. View more info

Pressure Treated Timber Piles: A Manual for Architects and Engineers

By: C. I. T. C.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Institute of Timber Construction: 1962

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 22263

Condition: Near Fine


Details on Pressure-treated Timber Piles for use in construction. 160pp, photo illustrated, diagrams, tables, graphs etc. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Inked-out name to fpde. Green cloth boards shown only minute wear to tips. Weight, 380g. View more info

Caterpillar D7 Tractore Pulling 25 Sleighs of Pulpwood Logs; Ontario, 1948

By: CATERPILLAR TRACTOR CO.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Peoria, IL, Caterpillar Tractor Co.: 1948

Seller ID: 2067

Condition: VG


Official Caterpillar Tractor Co. photograph of a Diesel D7, owned by Abitibi Power & paper, pulling 24 sleighs of pulpwood. Dated Feb 27, 1948. Full details on reverse on a form from Caterpillar. Light age wear, no major defects. Scan available. Weight, 10g. View more info

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The Loggers Digest, Vol 1: From Horses to Helicopters

By: COULSON, Barry

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada, McB Communications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043004

ISBN: 0969589603

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Men of the Forest

By: DAY, David - Guest Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 420

Condition: Fine


Sound Heritage, Vol 6, Number 3. Compiled and edited by David Day. Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia. 78 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm. A very bright, clean copy, unmarked, with a tight, square binding. Flawless wrappers. Unpacked weight, 225g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

Tie Hackers to Timber Harvesters: The History of Logging in British Columbia's Interior

By: DRUSHKA, Ken

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039629

ISBN: 1550171895

Condition: Fine


'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'. Unmarked. 240pp, over 200 historic photographs. Bright, fresh copy - about 'as new'. Heavy, oversized book weighing 1.17kg. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distan... View more info

Forestry and Woodland Life

By: EDLIN, H. L.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09325

Condition: Near Fine


Forests and Forestry in Britain. 184pp, photo illustrated. Very clean, bright copy with a firm binding. View more info

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Skid trails : glory days of Montana Logging

By: FLANAGAN, Darris

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Stevensville, MT, Stoneydale Press Pub. Co: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 047096

ISBN: 1931291357

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Never Chop Your Rope: A story of British Columbia logging and the people who logged.

By: GARNER, Joe

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Nanaimo, Cinnibar Press: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 1985

ISBN: 0969134347

Condition: VG+


23 short portraits of people central to the logging industry in B.C. over the years. 2nd printing, stiff wrappers, 8vo, 279pp, photo illustrated, folding plate at back. Bright, clean copy overall. Previous owner's name to the htp, otherwise unmarked, still quite fresh. Tight, square binding, central crease to spine. Unpacked weight, 454g. View more info

Never under the Table : A Story of British Columbia's Forests and Government Mismanagement

By: GARNER, Joe

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, BC, Canada, Cinnabar Press: 1992

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition, Second Printi

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 043974

ISBN: 0969134355

Condition: VG+


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. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. 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: $14.50

Publisher: Delta, BC, Sedge Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046889

ISBN: 0969430507

Condition: As New


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. View more info

Sustained Productivity of Forest Soils

By: GESSEL, S. P. Et al, Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Forestry Publications, UBC: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19126

ISBN: 155056298

Condition: Near Fine


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. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This heavy item weighs 1.57kg unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based... View more info

Logging: British Columbia's Logging Industry

By: GOULD, Ed

Price: $17.50

Publisher: North Vancouver, Hancock House: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 040282

ISBN: 0919654444

Condition: About Fine


History of logging in British Columbia. 221pp + index, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with sound binding and no wear to cloth. Unmarked except for a gift inscription to the top margin of the front endpaper. Dustjacket, unclipped, shows some light edgewear plu short clolsed tears tyo the rear panel. Unpacked weight, 1.05kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the... View more info

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Loggers and Lumbermen : The Evolution of the Forest Industry in the Southern Interior of British Columbia

By: HALLERAN, Mike

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Kelowna, BC, Canada, Interior Lumber Manufacturers Association: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040721

ISBN: 096981870X

Condition: Fine


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. View more info