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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


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/soil... 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


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


'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

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


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

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Timber Wolves: Greed and corruption in Northwestern Ontario's timber industry, 1875-1960

By: Bertrand, J. P.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canada, Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037097


'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... 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


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

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


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


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

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


'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 pos... 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


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


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


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

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


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


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 pos... 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


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

Antique Postcard; A Load Lumbering in Northern Minnesota

By: HAMMON, V. O. Publishing

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Minneapolis & Chicago, V. O. Hammon Publishing:

Edition: No 1435

Seller ID: 052774


Printed, antique color postcard of a huge load of logs hauled by a pair of horses with many workers looking on. Northern Minnesota. Divided back, unused and unmarked. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

Horses to Helicopters : Stories of the Alberta Forest Service

By: HUTH, Robin

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Edmonton, Author Published: 2001

Edition: Second Printing of 1980

Seller ID: 052353


Originally published in 1980 on the 50th Anniversary of the Alberta Forest Service. Stories and reminicences of the early days of forestry in Alberta. 103pp, photo illustrated.An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked, no signs of use. 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 item weighs 367g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Cana... View more info

Woodworker's Time Book; 1944 Edition

By: INTERNATIONAL WOODWORKERS of AMERICA

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., I. W. A.: 1944

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 052152


Woodworkers Time Book for 1944. Full of general information and a few ads. 68pp, forms, adverts etc. Some of the book has been used and pages or part-pages filled-in. Balance of the book is very clean and unmarked. Stapled binding is sound. Wrappers are clean and unmarked. Exterior appearance is Fine. Weight, 51g. Lettermail rates apply. View more info

Lumber Manufacturing Accounts

By: JONES, Arthur F. And HAMILTON, Ferelith - Editors

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Ronald Press Company: 1919

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 22266


Treatise on lumber accounting for commercial lumber. 112pp, graphs. Clean, unmarked interior. Minor wear and soiling to cloth. Sound binding. Weight, 340g. View more info

Rooms Without Ceilings: A Portfolio of Sketches by Ten Vancouver Architects and Landscape Architects

By: KENNEDY, Warnett, et al

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, British Columbia Lumber Manufacturers Association: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Warnett Kennedy

Seller ID: 048747


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) :... View more info