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image of THE CVMG NEWS.  12 ISSUES - OCTOBER 2003, MAY 2004 - MARCH 2005.

THE CVMG NEWS. 12 ISSUES - OCTOBER 2003, MAY 2004 - MARCH 2005.

by Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group.

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2004
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Canada: Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group, 2004. 12 issues of The CVMG News - October 2003, Vol 36, No. & May 2004, Vol 37, No.5 through March 2005, Vol 38, No.3. 11" H, b&w photographs, drawings, advertising. Articles about vintage motorcycles, hillclimbing, racing, clubs, meets, trials, etc. 9 issues contain 26 pp each, the other three are 22 pp,… Read more
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image of THE CAHS JOURNAL.  VOL. 4.  NO. 1 SPRING, NO. 2 SUMMER, NO. 3 FALL, NO. 4 WINTER, 1966.  4 NUMBERS IN TOTAL.

THE CAHS JOURNAL. VOL. 4. NO. 1 SPRING, NO. 2 SUMMER, NO. 3 FALL, NO. 4 WINTER, 1966. 4 NUMBERS IN TOTAL.

by Wheeler, W.J., Editor. (D.B. Simmons, H.A. Halliday, J. Phipps, J.R. Ellis, K.M. Molson, F.W. Hotson, et al.)

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Published
1966
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Very Good+
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Willowdale, Ontario: Canadian Aviation Historical Society, 1966. The four No.s of Volume 4 (1966) of the CAHS Journal, paged 1 - 116, including covers, 11" H. B&w photographs, drawings, scale drawings (1 fold-out), maps. Articles include: The Loening Model 23 Flying Yacht; The Joys of Flying in the Bush; The First Fire-Fighting Helicopter; Successful Aircraft of No. 417 Squadron; Wrecks,… Read more
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image of THE BIRTH OF MODERN BRITAIN.  A JOURNEY INTO BRITAIN'S ARCHAEOLOGICAL PAST:  1550 TO THE PRESENT.

THE BIRTH OF MODERN BRITAIN. A JOURNEY INTO BRITAIN'S ARCHAEOLOGICAL PAST: 1550 TO THE PRESENT.

by Pryor, Francis.

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Published
2011
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Second Printing
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9780007299126
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London: Harper, 2011. 299 pp, 9 1/2" H. Colour plates. "The pioneers of agricultural and industrial revolutions were often far too busy innovating and making things to record what was taking place around them, but fortunately for us the buildings and machines they left behind can bring the period vividly to life. During the Second World War, the… Read more
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CANADIAN CIVIL AIRCRAFT REGISTER, MARCH 31, 1964.

by Department of Transport, Civil Aviation Branch.

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Published
1964
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Ottawa: Department of Transport / Roger Duhamel, Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery , 1964. 274 pp, oblong (8 1/2" H x 11" D) - medium blue card covers with dark blue tape spine over staples. A listing of civil aircraft (Commercial, Private, State, Experimental, Commercial - Restricted, Ultra Light, Private - Restricted) detailing each by category, country of manufacturer,… Read more
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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.

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Published
1958
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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
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image of TITANIC:  THE OFFICIAL STORY.

TITANIC: THE OFFICIAL STORY.

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9781873162378
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Kew, Richmond: Public Record Office / National Archives Pictorial folder (9" H x 14" W), containing 18 facsimile documents (some multi-page, some fold-out) pertaining to the Titanic story - plus 15 page introductory pamphlet. No date - c1990. Contents: Transcripts of Registrar General's copy of the Register for transmission to Registrar-General of Shipping and Seamen; Report of Survey of an… Read more
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image of THE TWO SOOS, AMERICAN AND CANADIAN, ON THE FALLS OF THE ST. MARY'S RIVER.  THE HISTORY OF LAKE NAVIGATION, THE NATIONS COMMERCE PASSING BY ITS DOORS - THE LARGEST AND MOST USEFUL LOCKS IN THE WORLD BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIBED.

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Sault Ste. Marie / Grand Rapids: Young's Art Studio / James Bayne Co. Unpaginated (approx. 58 pp, excluding covers), oblong (6 3/4" H x 9" D), with string ties. No date (c1910). Title page continues: "Mammoth Power Developed and Industries Established - The Growth of Two Large Cities - In the Land of Hiawatha." Two page introduction, followed by b&w… Read more
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VIEWS OF DULUTH, MINN.

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Published
1910
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Fair
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Toronto / Duluth, Minn.: W.G. MacFarlane for S.H. Knox & Co., 1910. Unpaginated (40 pp excluding covers), oblong (7" H x 9" D), purple paper covers with decorative gilt lettering on front. Undated, but c1910. One page of introductory text followed by captioned b&w photographs of streetscapes, schools, churches, commercial buildings, parks, docks, shipping, industries, scenery, etc. Some pages have… Read more
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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.

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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
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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.

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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
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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.

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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
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image of CLASSIC TRAINS: THE GOLDEN AGE OF RAILROADING.  WORLD WAR II: RAILROADING'S FINEST HOUR.  WINTER 2001.  VOLUME 2, NUMBER 4.

CLASSIC TRAINS: THE GOLDEN AGE OF RAILROADING. WORLD WAR II: RAILROADING'S FINEST HOUR. WINTER 2001. VOLUME 2, NUMBER 4.

by McGonigal, Robert S.; Withers, Bob; Zega, Michael; Hansen, Peter A.; Houser, Fred N.; Middleton, William D.; Wider, Patrick C.; King, Ed.

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Published
2001
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Waukesha, WI: Kalmbach, 2001. 114 pp, 10 3/4" H - magazine format. Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs. Articles: Ready to Serve the Nation: Soldiers' signatures recall a time when railroaders and railroads answered an urgent call; The B&O Goes to War: Records from early December 1941 show the effects of global conflict on Baltimare & Ohio's… Read more
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image of PANAMA AND THE CANAL TO-DAY: AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE CANAL PROJECT FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE ENTERPRISES OF THE FRENCH COMPANY AND THE UNITED STATES.

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Boston: L.C. Page, 1912. 474 pp, 8 1/8" H. Beige cloth with gilt lettering/banding/decoration on spine and front board, top edge gilt. Pictorial endpapers, tissue-covered frontispiece, b&w photographs, drawings, maps (three fold-out, 2 photographic) - collated. Title continued: "With a detailed description of the waterway as it will be ultimately constructed: together with a brief history of the country… Read more
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image of THE ST. LAWRENCE WATERWAY PROJECT:  THE STORY OF THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER AS AN INTERNATIONAL HIGHWAY FOR WATER-BORNE COMMERCE.

THE ST. LAWRENCE WATERWAY PROJECT: THE STORY OF THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER AS AN INTERNATIONAL HIGHWAY FOR WATER-BORNE COMMERCE.

by Stephens, George Washington.

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Published
1929
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Third impression.
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Montreal: Louis Carrier, 1929. 460 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w plates, maps (3 fold-out) - collated. Colour map endpapers. Chapter headings: Treaties, Boundaries, Waterways, 1712-1929; Transportation and Communication; International Aspect of Arterial Waterways; St. Lawrence Waterway Project; History of the Negotiations of the St. Lawrence Waterway Project, 1832-1929; Canals of Canada and the United States; The Chicago Sanitary… Read more
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image of BRITISH AVIATION.  BRITISH LIFE AND THOUGH SERIES NO. 8.

BRITISH AVIATION. BRITISH LIFE AND THOUGH SERIES NO. 8.

by Robertson, F.A. de V., Major.

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Published
1942
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Second Revised Edition
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London: Longmans Green, 1942. 52 pp, 8 1/2" H. B&w photographs. Contents: Civil Aviation (Air Transport and Civil Flying / Air Transport in the Dominions / Imperial Airways Limited / The Empire Air Mail Scheme / Flying in Britain); The Royal Air Force (R.A.F. Organisation / The Air Defence of Great Britain / The R.A.F. Overseas / Police… Read more
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image of A TOUR THROUGH FORD WORKS DAGENHAM ESSEX.  PREPARED FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF VISITORS.

A TOUR THROUGH FORD WORKS DAGENHAM ESSEX. PREPARED FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF VISITORS.

by Ford Motor Company.

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Dagenham, Essex: Ford Motor Company Unpaginated (32 pp excluding covers), 8 1/2" H, undated, circa 1937. Plan of tour, plus many b&w photographs. Contents: The Ford Organization; Plan of Tour; Important Notes; The Boys' Trade School; The Ford Jetty; The Electric Power House; The Blast Furnace; The Coke Ovens; By-Products Plant; The Foundry; Treatment of Castings; In the… Read more
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THE MORGAN YEAR 1987.

by Rowe, Chris, et al.

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Published
1987
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England: Morgan Sports Car Club, 1987. 64 pp, 11 3/4" H. Lots of b&w photographs. Includes: Scottish Speed Sprinters, Midland Centre Trial, Curborough Sprint, Bentley Drivers' Club Meeting, Morgans Only Race Series; Cromford Steam Rally, Morgans at Windermere, Morgans on the Orient Express, M.S.C.C. Championship Final Positions 1987, etc. Interior - three pages with faint erased pencil… Read more
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THE STORY OF OUR RAILWAYS.

by Gordon, W.J.

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New Monumental Edition.
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London: The Religious Tract Society 159 pp (17) pp of publisher's advertising, 7 1/2" H. No date. Red cloth with black lettering/banding on spine, black lettering/decoration on front board. 22 b&w illustrations including frontispiece (collated). Contents: The Railway in Its Infancy; The Railroad as It is; The London and North-Western; The Midland; The Great Western; The… Read more
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THE CANAL BUILDERS.

by Burton, Anthony.

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Published
1972
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Edition
First Edition
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London: Eyre Methuen, 1972. 230 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w photographs, reproductions, maps. "(T)he story of the men who, in little more than half a century from 1760, created a network of canals that revolutionised transport and represent-ed the greatest achievement in civil engineering in Britain since the Romans. In those few years between the opening of… Read more
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London: Windrow & Greene, 1994. 96 pp, 10 3/16" H. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs. "Various events contrived to bring about the cafe racer era, together with the advent of the rocker - and subsequently mod - cults. New motorcycles such a s the BSA Gold Star singles and Star twins, Norton Dominator, Royal Enfield Meteor and… Read more
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