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Canada From Ocean to Ocean. Four thousand miles across Canada from Atlantic to the Pacific. Cities, Cataracts, Mighty Rivers and Broad Prairies, Mountain Chains and Waterfalls. A Panorama of Vastness and Grandeur from Sea Rim to Mountain Summit.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. Published by McLeod and Allen. 1912., Oblong. 17.5cm x 23.5cm, p., being 65 plates from photographs, (inc. 3 in colour & many composites), decorated wraps, string bound, wraps a bit chipped, very good. (N12)
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An Elementary Course in Dry Plate Photography. In Twelve Lessons. Scovill's Photo. Series, No. 6.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Piper & Carter. & New York. Scovill Manufacturing Company. W. Irving Adams, Agent. 1882., 8vo. 36p., printed in double columns, a few text illustrations, colour printed stiff wraps, wrappers dust soiled, the staples are rusted, internally fine, rare (PoL) ~ Glass plate negatives by the 1880 were taking over from wet plate. With a Preface to the American Edition. WorldCat locates only three copies, Kodiak Museum, SUNY, Binghamton & Princeton.
$150.00 Book Number: 38628 Order / Enquire
RSVP: The Directory of Creative Talent. [Volume 14, No. I ].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Brooklyn, New York. Richard Lebenson and Kathleen Creighton. 1989., 21.5cm, 279, (21)pp., over 800 illustrations including extensive colour, indexes, illustrated glazed stiff wraps, fine (art). ~ The work of 230 artists, illustrators, designers and photographers throughout the United States are featured.
$25.00 Book Number: 31476 Order / Enquire
To Every Thing There is a Season. Roloff Benyin Canada. Essays, Poems and Journals edited by Milton Wilson.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto.Longmans., with 56 full page plates in colour & 144 in photogravure, 10maps and line drawings, full black cloth, gilt titles and decorations,in slipcase, fine copy (ewc) This special edition, to celebrateCentennial, is limited to 500 numbered and signed copy, this being #461,and signed by Roloff Beny, with a note to the ambassador of theNetherlands from the Minister of State, Judy LaMarsh, tape in.
$75.00 Book Number: 31577 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. The Mintmark Press/ National Film Board Of Canada,. 1979., Oblong folio, 32x 42cm, [iii], 32foliated pages, [viii], bound in full linen with portrait plate of Bourdeaulaid down on the upper cover, some spotting on the upper cover, else finein the publisher's shipping box. (agc) All the images (with the exceptionof three which are enlargements from 5"x7" negatives) are printed actualsize from contact prints. Produced by the National Film Board of Canada,Still Photography Division. Issued in 1979 in three hundred and sixtynumbered copies, in a slipcase, at three hundred dollars; along with twohundred and eighty-one unnumbered copies. The Film Board kept one hundredcopies, the balance being for presentation.
$249.99 Book Number: 32328 Order / Enquire
Reflections on a Capital: 12 Ottawa Photographers. (bilingual text). Selected from the National Photography Collection in the Public Archives of Canada.
Ottawa. Information Canada. 1970., oblong8vo. 18x 23cm, c.p., detailing 231 photographs, with 47 illustrations, stiff illustrated white printed warps, near fine (ds6.3). Includes Samuel McLaughlin, Elihu Spencer, P.S. & T.P. Stiff, Topley, A.G. Pittaway & Samuel J. Jarvis, Woodruff, Harmer, etc
$8.75 Book Number: 12964 Order / Enquire
LUKE: H.S.A.L. High Speed Aerodynamics Laboratory.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: [Ottawa]. 1956., oblong folio. 26x 33cm, 76p., heavy stock paper, with 40 black & white photographs (most 17x 22cm), some ephemera (cards), in two-ring binder with gilt titles & decoration, general fine, the phtotograph are mint. (sgc) Polish aeronautical engineer, Dr. Julius Lukasiewicz (1919-2018) was head of the High Speed Aerodynamics Laboratory (part of the National Research Council) in Ottawa from 1950 to 1957. One of Dr. Lukasiewicz's signature achievements was co-designing the world's first Mach 45 trisonic wind tunnel (still functioning today). An avid photographer, this album outlines his time at the N.R.C. with many portraits of staff and buildings. Included is a signed portrait of "Luke". He went on to the the U.S. to contribute to the manned space program including the Apollo moon shot. Returning to Ottawa in 1971 Dr. Lukasiewicz was a professor at Carleton University until retirement in 1997, teaching mechanical and aerospace engineering. A unique item.
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CARR, Frank G.G. & Alex. A. Hurst
The Medley of Mast and Sail. A Camera Record. In Two Volumes.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Brighton and Annapolis. Teredo Books Ltd. Published and distributed in the United States by the United States Naval Institute Press. 1976-1981., tall8vo, 24cm, in 2 volumes, xxii, 330 & xxi,473pp., with 932 plates and illustrations, index, blue cloth, gilt spine titles & decoration on front, a fine set (s15.1). - An extensive photographic study of many of the world's vanished merchant sailing craft, both great and small, accompanied by comment and description by experienced ship-masters and other experts.
$125.00 Book Number: 23851 Order / Enquire
CHEVALLIER, Raymond, Francois Cali, with Introduction by Pierre Gascar
France from the Air.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. W.W. Norton & Company Inc. 19 72, 4to. 30cm, first American edition, 318p., 193 aerial photographs (33 in colour), maps, index to plates, black cloth, silver spine titles, fine in fine jacket. (Tr) An aerial study of France with magnificent colour photography by Alain Perceval.
$75.00 Book Number: 33593 Order / Enquire
View Album of Chicago.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Columbus, Ohio. Published by Ward Brothers. 1893., Oblong 8vo, 15.5x 23cm, with 21 photogravure plates (88 views), 1p. publisher's catalogue, original decorated dark green gilt block title on the upper cover, near fine copy (Tgc). - Reproduced from original photographs from J.W. Taylor's American Photographic Series, Chicago, Illinois. (Title page). Some of the views relate to the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 including a bird's-eye view.
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CLOUGH, Brigadier A.B., (Compiled by)
Maps and Survey. (The Second World War 1939-1945 Army).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. The War Office. 1952., tall thick 8vo, 24cm, xv,620p., with 15 diagrams, 17 sketch maps, 57 map plates (most folding & colour), appendices, index, red cloth, a fine copy with "Restricted" classification printed in black on both covers, rare (n12). - A very detailed history of the various Allied units involved in mapping and surveying during World War Two including the Royal Engineer, Royal Canadian Engineers and the United States Army. All theatres of the War are studied-North Africa, Palestine, Persia, Iraq, Burma, Sicily, Italy North-West Europe, Malaya, Greece - with a sketch map of each area. At the end of the book are found over fifty map specimens giving a cross-section of the principal varieties of maps which were used operationally. "Restricted" classification is printed on covers.
$799.98 Book Number: 25665 Order / Enquire
COLWELL, Robert N. Et al.
Proceedings 2nd Seminar on Air Photo Interpretation in the Development of Canada.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. The Interdepartmental Committee on Air Surveys and The Canadian Institute of Surveying. 1967., 25cm, 214p., folding plates and maps, figures, stiff printed maps, a very good to fine copy (ds25)
$22.50 Book Number: 20802 Order / Enquire
CROSS, Olive O., (Edited by)
Typography and Design. [Apprentice Training Series. Intermediate Period].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Washington. United States Government Printing Bureau. 1951., 8vo, 22.5cm, xii,187p., original grey printed cloth, fine copy (bks). ~ Twenty four lectures on typography and design: an outline intended for the training of apprentices in various graphic arts trades. Issued under authority of Section 51 of an Act of Congress approved January 12, 1895.
$50.00 Book Number: 32789 Order / Enquire
CRUICKSHANK, Allan D.
Wings in the Wilderness. Author is photographer and lecturer of the National Audubon Society (from title page).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Oxford University Press. 1947., 25.5cm, with 125 plates, black cloth with silver titles and decorations, previous owner's signature, a very good copy (s21)
$15.00 Book Number: 28889 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Museum Press.1956., 8vo. 23cm, first London edition, 191p., with 32 plates, 6 maps and numerous line drawn text illustrations, index, blue cloth, silver stamped titles, good to very good sound copy (B2.4). Neate 251. A mixture of techniques and reminiscences.
$15.00 Book Number: 20778 Order / Enquire