Business, Finance from Capricorn Books

New Arrivals

image of THE STERLING ELLIOTT FAMILY, BY HIS ONLY SON, HARMON ELLIOTT.

THE STERLING ELLIOTT FAMILY, BY HIS ONLY SON, HARMON ELLIOTT.

by Elliott, Harmon.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
NZ$21.68

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Elliott Addressing Machine Co., 1945. 71 pp, 7" H. B&w photographs, cartoons. Contents: Preface; Sterling Elliott's Life from 1852 to 1887; Harmon Elliott's Early Training; The Bicycling Era and the First Automobiles (including Mr. Stanley's Own Story of His Steam Car); 1911-1922; Harmon Elliott's December 7, 1944, Talk to Employees of Over Ten Years' Service; The Arithmetic… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$21.68
image of DISTILLERS CORPORATION - SEAGRAMS LIMITED:  ANNUAL REPORT 1968 & ANNUAL REPORT 1969 & "HENCEFORTH WE SHALL RANK AMONG THE NATIONS".  3 ITEMS IN TOTAL.

DISTILLERS CORPORATION - SEAGRAMS LIMITED: ANNUAL REPORT 1968 & ANNUAL REPORT 1969 & "HENCEFORTH WE SHALL RANK AMONG THE NATIONS". 3 ITEMS IN TOTAL.

by Schull, Joseph; Bronfman, Samuel, et al.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
NZ$72.28

Show Details

Description:
Montreal: Distillers Corporation - Seagrams Limited, 1968. 3 Distillers Corporation - Seagrams Limited items - 11" H. 1. Distillers Corporation - Seagrams Limited Annual Report 1968 - 36 pp. Contains list of officers and directors, report of directors, financial reports, auditors' report, message from Samuel Bronfman, and 'Of all the resources of Canada, the greatest is its people', by… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$72.28
image of THE USE OF THE SLIDE RULE + THE QUICK AND EASY "LAWRENCE" SLIDE RULE INSTRUCTION BOOK + THE VERSALOG SLIDE RULE: AN INSTRUCTION MANUAL.  3 SLIDE RULE-RELATED ITEMS.

Show Details

Description:
New York / Peru, Indiana / Canada : Keuffel & Esser / Lawrence engineering Service / Hughes Owens Three slide rule-related items. 1. The Use of the Slide Rule - 9" H, hard cover (brown cloth with gilt lettering on front board), 1915, 36 pp, + 4 pp advertising. B&w illustrations. 2. The Quick and Easy "Lawrence" Slide… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$50.60
image of THE MANUFACTURERS' LIST BUYERS' GUIDE OF CANADA.  CANADIAN INDUSTRIAL BLUE BOOK.

THE MANUFACTURERS' LIST BUYERS' GUIDE OF CANADA. CANADIAN INDUSTRIAL BLUE BOOK.

by Manufacturers' List Co.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1907
Condition
Good
Item Price
NZ$54.21

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: The Manufacturers' List Co., 1907. 544 pp + LXVIII pp, 10" H - dark blue cloth with gilt lettering and white call numbers on spine, gilt lettering and decoration on front board. B&w advertisements, some with illustrations. Title page continues: "An Index of Articles Manufactured in Canada, with a Classified List of Eminent Firms who Manufacture such Articles.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$54.21
image of MOLSON INDUSTRIES LIMITED ANNUAL REPORT 1969.

MOLSON INDUSTRIES LIMITED ANNUAL REPORT 1969.

by Molson Industries Limited.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
NZ$28.91

Show Details

Description:
Montreal: Molson Industries Limited, 1969. 28 pp (English) / 28 pp (French), 10 7/8" H. "Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders" laid in. Colour and b&w photographs, illustrations, charts. Contents: The Year in Brief; Directors' Report to Shareholders; Financial Statement; Review of Operations; Principal Subsidiary Companies; Financial Charts; 10-year Financial Record; Directors and Officers. Interior - clean… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$28.91
image of A HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE.  WITH AN ACCOUNT  OF THE OTHER BANKS WHICH NOW FORM PART OF ITS ORGANIZATION.  VOLUME III. 1919-1930.

A HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE. WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE OTHER BANKS WHICH NOW FORM PART OF ITS ORGANIZATION. VOLUME III. 1919-1930.

by Trigge, A. St. L.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
NZ$65.05

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: The Canadian Bank of Commerce, 1934. 576 pp, 9 3/4" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine, gilt emblems on spine/front board, blind stamped Greek key pattern on boards. Volume III only. 67 plates in total (66 b&w), including tissue-covered frontispiece, and 1 fold-out colour map showing the branches of the Western (Ontario) Bank… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$65.05
image of CANADAIR PRESS CLIPPINGS RE: CL-66 / CL-44 / BRAZIL.  1958.  (PRESS COMMENTS.)

CANADAIR PRESS CLIPPINGS RE: CL-66 / CL-44 / BRAZIL. 1958. (PRESS COMMENTS.)

by Canadair Limited.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
NZ$72.28

Show Details

Description:
Montreal: Canadair Limited, 1958. Unpaginated (approx. 130 pp of text - versos blank) - 11" H - three metal fasteners. A collection of copies of press clippings about Canadair's CL-66 / CL-44 from across Canada (with a few from England), plus extracts from other publications including: Aviation, The Aeroplane, Flight and Industrial Aeronautics, dated 1958. Many pieces referring… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$72.28
image of CAN'T SOMEBODY SHUT HIM UP?

CAN'T SOMEBODY SHUT HIM UP?

by Shulman, Morton, Dr. and Kastner, Susan.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9781895629224
Item Price
NZ$25.30

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Warwick, 1993. 293 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs. "Dr. Morton Shulman has had a dozen brilliant careers, most of them contradictory, all of them played out with as much publicity as possible. Among them: crusading coronor, millionaire investor, socialist member of parliament, Tory newspaper columnist, television talk show host, bestselling author, mutual fund underwriter, and dedicated physician.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$25.30
image of POTTERIES OF NINETEENTH CENTURY ONTARIO:  AN ALPHABETICAL LISTING, INCORPORATING WHATEVER INFORMATION IS PRESENTLY KNOWN CONCERNING THEIR OPERATIONS, OF POTTERY FIRMS, THEIR VARIOUS TRADE NAMES, AND THE NAMES OF PROPRIETORS, MANAGERS AND EMPLOYEES.

Show Details

Description:
Unedited (& Unpublished) Manuscript., 1964. Unpaginated (approx. 128 mimeographed pages with printing on one side only - versos blank), 11 3/8" H. Black folder with two-hole metal slide binding, typed label bearing title on front cover. An unedited (and unpublished) manuscript by the author of "The Furniture of Old Ontario". The alphabetically arranged listings (by potter… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$108.42
image of WORLD AVIATION DIRECTORY:  LISTING AVIATION COMPANIES AND OFFICIALS COVERING THE UNITED STATES, CANADA AND 145 COUNTRIES IN EUROPE, CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA, AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST, AUSTRALASIA AND ASIA.  WINTER 1966-67.  VOLUME 27, NUMBER 2.

Show Details

Description:
Washington, D.C.: American Aviation Publications, 1967. 1318 pp, 7 5/8" H. Title page states: Volume 27, Number 2, but on spine is printed "No. 54". Fore edge of textblock stamped "Parker & Co. / International, Inc.". Some pictorial advertising with the occasional touch of color, attached bookmarks advertising Curtiss Wright and U.S. Gear, advertisement for Airwork has slim… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$36.14
image of WORLD AVIATION DIRECTORY:  LISTING AVIATION COMPANIES AND OFFICIALS COVERING THE UNITED STATES, CANADA AND 147 COUNTRIES IN EUROPE, CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA, AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST, AUSTRALASIA AND ASIA.  WINTER 1967-68.  VOLUME 28, NUMBER 2.

Show Details

Description:
Washington, D.C.: American Aviation Publications, 1968. 1322 pp, 7 1/2" H. Title page states: Volume 28, Number 2, but on spine is printed "No. 56". Fore edge of textblock stamped "Parker & Co. / International, Inc." with advertisement for their business in the directory. Some pictorial advertising with the some touches of color, two attached bookmarks advertising:… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$36.14
image of THE CANADIAN ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS.  1918.  EIGHTEENTH YEAR OF ISSUE.

THE CANADIAN ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS. 1918. EIGHTEENTH YEAR OF ISSUE.

by Hopkins, J. Castell.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1919
Condition
Good+
Item Price
NZ$86.74

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: The Canadian Annual Review, 1919. 879 pp, 9" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering/banding on spine. B&w tissue-covered photographic frontispiece (General Sir Arthur William Currie) plus additional b&w photographs throughout text. Advertising section, pages 834-857. Chapter Headings: Last Stages of the World War; The British Empire in the War; The United States and the War; Socialism and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$86.74
image of THE EMPIRE CLUB OF CANADA, ADDRESSES 1982-1983.  EIGHTIETH YEAR.

THE EMPIRE CLUB OF CANADA, ADDRESSES 1982-1983. EIGHTIETH YEAR.

by A.J. Casson, Sir Edmund Hillary, George Cohon, Thomas J. Bata, Dr. F. Leutwiler, Joe Clark, Peter C. Newman, Peter Pocklington, Barnett Danson, J. Trevor Eyton, Dr. Kazimierz Sabbat, Claude Taylor, Jean Chretien, Claude F. Bennett, et al.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good+
Item Price
NZ$36.14

Show Details

Description:
The Empire Club Foundation, 1984. 396 pp, 7 3/8" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering/banding on spine, gilt lettering/emblem on front board. B&w photographs. Contents include: New Directions for the Canadian Economy, by Peter Lougheed; Swiss Monetary Policies - The Case of a Smaller Country, by Dr. F. Leutwiler; The Canadian Economy, by Joe Clark; The Future of the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$36.14
image of WORLD AVIATION DIRECTORY:  LISTING AVIATION COMPANIES AND OFFICIALS COVERING THE UNITED STATES, CANADA AND 136 COUNTRIES IN EUROPE, CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA, AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST, AUSTRALASIA AND ASIA.  SUMMER 1965.  VOLUME 26, NUMBER 1.

Show Details

Description:
Washington, D.C.: American Aviation Publications, 1965. 1154 pp, 7 1/2" H. Title page states: Volume 28, Number 1, but on spine is printed "No. 51". Fore edge of textblock stamped "Parker & Co. / International, Inc." with advertisement for their business in the directory. Some pictorial advertising with the occasional touch of color, attached bookmark advertising Curtiss Wright,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$36.14
image of PRIDE IN THE PAST...CONFIDENCE IN THE FUTURE.  ADVERTISING PRINTING BLOCK WITH AERIAL VIEW OF DOWNTOWN TORONTO LOOKING TOWARDS THE ISLANDS.

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Toronto-Dominion Bank, 1959. Copper printing block, mounted on wood - 7" wide by 10 1/8" H x approx. 7/8" deep, comprising an aerial view of downtown Toronto looking towards the islands (5" x 7") and promotional text by The Toronto-Dominion Bank, referencing the 125th birthday of Toronto (1959). Approx. weight 2.2 kg (4 1/2 lbs). Some scattered non-active… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$108.42
image of THE PERFECT READY RECKONER AND LOG BOOK, THE TRADER, FARMER, AND MECHANIC'S USEFUL ASSISTANT FOR BUYING AND SELLING ALL SORTS OF COMMODITIES, IN DOLLARS AND CENTS, SHOWING AT ONCE THE AMOUNT AND VALUE OF ANY NUMBER OR QUANTITY OF GOODS.

Show Details

Description:
Montreal: Montreal News Co., 1891. 245 pp, 5 7/8" H. Cloth spine, paper-covered boards with text on rear board, lettering, illustration and decorative border on front board. Appears to be an American publication reprinted by the Montreal News for use in Canada. No date, but examples of business forms are dated 1890 & 1891. Title page… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$43.37
image of THE CANADIAN ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS.  1919.  NINETEENTH YEAR OF ISSUE.

THE CANADIAN ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS. 1919. NINETEENTH YEAR OF ISSUE.

by Hopkins, J. Castell.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1920
Condition
Good
Item Price
NZ$93.96

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: The Canadian Annual Review, 1920. 955 pp, 9 1/8" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering/banding on spine. B&w photographs, drawing, map (Official Map of the Western Front When the Hindenburg Line was broken through by the British and Canadian Forces). Advertising section, pages 908-932. Chapter Headings: Canadian Echoes of the World War; Canadian Relations with Foreign Countries;… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$93.96
image of CONSTITUTION OF THE GRAND LODGE, DISTRICT AND LOCAL LODGES, COUNCILS AND CONFERENCES.  INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MACHINISTS.

Show Details

Description:
Washington, D.C.: Grand Lodge, International Association of MacHinists, 1949. 117 pp, 5 3/4" H. Title page continues: "Revised by the Committee on Law as recommended by the Twenty-Second Convention of the Grand Lodge of The International Association of Machinists, held in the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan, September 13 to 24, 1948, and thereafter adopted by referendum vote in… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$28.91
image of THE EARLY TRADING COMPANIES OF NEW FRANCE:  A CONTRIBUTION TO THE HISTORY OF COMMERCE AND DISCOVERY IN NORTH AMERICA.

THE EARLY TRADING COMPANIES OF NEW FRANCE: A CONTRIBUTION TO THE HISTORY OF COMMERCE AND DISCOVERY IN NORTH AMERICA.

by Biggar, H.P.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
1901
Condition
Good
Edition
First, Limited Edition.
Item Price
NZ$93.96

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: University of Toronto Library, 1901. 308 pp, 10 1/4" H. No. 118 of the limited first edition of 600 copies. Rebound in maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine, new endpapers. An ex-library copy with college stamp on top edge of textblock, library stamps, etc. on free endpapers. *Please note: lacks fold-out map that should… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$93.96
image of MADAME TUSSAUD:  A LIFE IN WAX.

MADAME TUSSAUD: A LIFE IN WAX.

by Berridge, Kate.

Seller
Capricorn Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002008129
Item Price
NZ$21.68

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: HarperCollins, 2006. 352 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w illustrations. "When she died in London at the age of ninety, a survivor of one of the most tumultuous epochs in history, Madame Tussaud had travelled far from her inauspicious beginnings in Strasbourg as the daughter of a common soldier and a housekeeper. Moving to Paris as a child,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
NZ$21.68