Category: Business, Commerce, Banking


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The Ker Family of Victoria, 1859-1976: Pioneer Industrialists in Western Canada

By: ADAMS, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Holte Publishing, 2007

Edition: First Edition

'A fascinating glimpse of one family's role in the development of British Columbia and Alberta. 309 pages : illustrations, genealogical tables, portraits ; 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square biding, no spine creases. About 'as new'. Weight, 479g. View more info

Dilbert and the Way of the Weasel

By: ADAMS, Scott

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Harperbusiness, 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

In a humorous look at the world of American business, the creator of "Dilbert" builds on the popular comic strip to profile the "Weasel Zone," a gray area between moral and unethical behavior. xii, 350 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked cop[y, almost 'as new'. Weight, 605g. View more info

Fearnley & Eger, 1869-1969

By: AGUTTER, Rodney; MORCK, Bjorn

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U. K., World Ship Society, 1968

Edition: First Edition

HIstory of a British Shipping Company. 58 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. Includes index. OCLC Number: 2434526. Bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 129g, lettermailable. View more info

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Share Offering from Allied Oil Producers, Alberta; 1950


Price: $7.50

Publisher: Alberta, Allied Oil Producers, 1950

Edition: 1950 Edition

Legal size document, 8.5" by 14", 3pp text. Details operations of the Allied Oil Producers Co. etc. 700,000 shares to be offered at .50 cents par value. Clean and unmarked. Original folds to fit #10 envelope. Weight, 11g. View more info

Aluminium Panorama

By: Aluminium Limited

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, Aluminium Limited, 1953

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Story of Aluminum - extraction to production and also the story of Aluminium Limited, a Canadian Company involved in mining, smelting and fabricating. 126pp, profusely illustrated. Very clean copy with a solid, tight binding, unmarked. Bottom corners bumped. View more info

The Alvensleben Canadian Finance and Investment Company Limited; Share Certificate, 1914

By: ALVENSLEBEN, Count Alvo Von

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Vancouver, The Alvensleben Canadian Finance and Investment Company Limited, 1914

Share Certificate in the Alvensleben Canadian Finance and Investment Company Limited of Vancouver. For 125 shares at $100.00 each, No 9. Dated March 6, 1914. Made out to Herr Wilhelm Bischoff. Signed by the Secretary and a Director of the Copany - NOT by Alvensleben. Revese not filled in or endorsed. Bright and attractive. Very light vertical crease at centre. View more info

Carebeka 1939-1983: History & Fleet List


Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, World Ship Society, 1996

Edition: Second Impression of 1995

An account of the Dutch shipping company, Carebeka and its ships. Very detailed List of Ships with photographs. Text in Dutch and English. 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked blth book and dustjacket - 'as new'. Weight, 761g. View more info

Gruno: 1937-2002


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Uitgeverij/De Alk, 2003

Edition: First Edition

History of a Dutch Shipping Company anmd its ships, 1937-2002. 200 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 31 cm. Text in Dutch and English. An 'as new' copy, no signs of use. Weight, 1.171kg. View more info

Roughnecks and Wildcatters


Price: $8.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan and Co., 1981

Edition: First Edition

Popular History of the 'Oil Patch' in Alberta & accounts of personal experiences by those involved. 303pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in olive cloth, with dustjacket. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. unclipped dustjacket is clean & bright with a little top edge wear. Weight, 680g. View more info

A History of Western National


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, UK, David and Charles, 1979

Edition: First Edition

History of England's Western National Omnibus Co., a trnsportation company providing Bus services in the South West. 202 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclippd dustjacked look nearly Fine from the outside bu has light staining to parts of the inside. Weight, 431g. 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

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

Deutsche Ueberseeische Bank 1886-1936


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Elsner, 1936

Edition: First Edition

Aus Anlass des Funfzigjahrigen Bestehens der Deutschen Ueberseeischen Bank Ihren Mitarbeitern und Freunden gewidmet, 2. Oktober, 1936. German language text throughout. 50th Anniversary account of a German Bank, one with strong South American contacts. 150pp, beige cloth, blindstamped seal, gilt lettering, illustrations, tables, map of South America. Very clean and tight, no foxing. View more info

Submission to the Honourable Ernest Bertrand, K. C., M. P., Minister of Fisheries for Canada By the Fishermen, the Companies, and Others Engaged in and Interested in the Salmon Industry of British Columbia


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, 1945

Edition: First Edition

This item documents early concerns into the decline of fisheries harvests in British Columbia in the form of an appeal to the Canadian Minister of Fisheries. 14pp, printed on one side of the page only. Cloth tape covers stapled spine. Two-hole punched along top margin. Interior is clean and unmarked, Wrappers are a little dusty/soiled. Minor underlining prsent in three places. Weight, 84g. View more info

Principles of the English Law of Contract and of Agency in Its Relation to Contract

By: ANSON, Sir William R. and MILES, John C. with BRIERLY, J. L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1937

Edition: Eighteenth Edition

Standard work on this topic. 447pp. Very bright, clean interior. Solid binding, no damage to hinges. Two ink signatures to front endpapers. Minor wear to brown cloth at extremities. Gilt titles are bright. Attractive copy.We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1kg. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by w... View more info

Monopoly's Moment: The Organization and Regulation of Canadian Utilities, 1830-1930 (Technology and urban growth)

By: ARMSTRONG, Christopher; NELLES, H. V.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Temple Univ Press, 1986

Edition: First Edition

A volume in the series, 'Technology and Urban Growth'. Winner of the Canadian Historical Society-Societe Historique du Canada, 'Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, 1987'. xvii, 393 pages ; 24 cm.Clean, unmarked copy. Pages are bright white and still fresh. Binding is tight and square, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Almost 'as new'. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actu... View more info