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UBC Forester 1951

By: Arlidge (editor), Win

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, UBC Forest Club: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18153

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to card covers, signed by previous owner who went on to become British Columbia Director of Park Services among other government positions. Some shelf soil on back cover ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 82 pages; This is a yearbook for the University of British Columbia Forestry department for 1951 View more info

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TNT BC Temporize Not Terrorize BC

By: Bakewell, Jack

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, TNT Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14695

ISBN: 0969910002

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Light corner curl of decorative card covers ; Signed by author on title page, 2 pages bound in at front of book.A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 194 pages View more info

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Toiling in the Woods: Aspects of the Lumber Business in Alberta to 1930

By: Buziak, Kelly

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Seller ID: 17093

ISBN: 189570605X

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #8; B&W Photographs; 38 pages View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 1

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18246

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear, sun-faded on spine edge. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. Laid in is a subscription form. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; This is the first issue of the short lived magazine. The articles included are: Cowichan Lumber Boom; Lumber by Sail; Colonial Forest Legislation View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 2 Fall 1984

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18247

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. Sun-faded on spine edge. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B.C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The artices in the magazine are: From Cruisers to Foresters; Jesse James - Cowichan Lumberman; Point No Point and its Railway; Logging in 1910. View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 3 Summer 1985

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18248

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B.C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The articles are: Craddock's Slough; People of the Forest and The Cowichan's Roaring Twenties View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1, Number 4, Spring 1986

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18249

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B. C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The articles are: The One-Armed Whistle Punk; Guardians in the Sky; Industrial Timber Mills; A Gyppo Logger's Wife View more info

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Lignum A history

By: Drushka, Ken

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Lignum: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16008

ISBN: 0973108401

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear head & tail of spine of book and dust jacket. Two signatures, not author's (illegible) on title page ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Lignum was created by Leslie Kerr in 1946 in the Cariboo district of British Columbia, starting out as a planing mill to service the timber industry of the area. View more info

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Now You're Logging

By: Griffiths, Bus & Jack Hodgins

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 18183

ISBN: 1550170333

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some shelf wear, corner curl.; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 120 pages; ''Now You're Logging is the story of Al and Red, who go to work in a small West Coast logging show during the dirty thirties. As they learn their trades, the reader is treated to an amazingly detailed view of the camp's varied operations—falling and bucking timber by hand, topping and rigging of spar trees, moving steam donkeys and making up log booms, plus all the colourful characters, camaraderie, romance and life-threatening exploits of a BC adventure story... View more info

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Point No Point And Its Railway

By: Hind, Patrick O.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Self Published: 1984

Seller ID: 18914

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some wear, light soiling and creasing. Card covers tearing at point of contact with plastic comb binding. ; Text only on the right hand pages ; B&W Photographs and maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 19 pages; Point No Point on the east coast of Vancouver Island was once known for the logging railway utilised by the Canadian Puget Sound Lumber and Timber Company in the guise of The Island Logging Company. Back in the 1920s these companies had large holdings in the Jordan River area. View more info

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Trent Watershed Survey; A Reconnaissance

By: Howe, C. D; J. H. White

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Commission of Conservation Canada, Committee On Forests: 1913

Seller ID: 11248

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Three inch tear down back edge of spine & across width of spine, some loss head of spine, fraying tail of spine, extremities worn, light soil. ; A tight solid book. hinges intact. Red cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Map in pocket inside back board shows the Crown timber lands for the area in question as of 1912. Map in VG+ condition with no tearing ; B&W Illustrations; 156 pages View more info

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Many Flowers A Loggers Story

By: Lundgren, Allan E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: British Columbia, Self Published: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19274

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author; Card covers show light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book. Inscribed by the author on the title page. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 185 pages; This autobiographical account follows the lives of three generations of the Lundgren family who arrived in Canada from Sweden in 1908. They ended up in the small community of Lake Cowichan on Vancouver Island. The accounts are taken from memory and from work diaries of the three generations of men who worked as loggers. View more info

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Old Growth, New Directions 150 Years of Pope & Talbot

By: Stein, Harry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Documentary Book Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15541

ISBN: 1570613869

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


A crease across lower edge of front panel of dust jacket, book as new. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 173 pages View more info

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Forest Life British Columbia Woodlots

By: Tewinkel, Wim

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Williams Lake, BC, Federation of BC Woodlot Associations: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15356

ISBN: 0981265707

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear to book & dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 200 pages; "Through photographs and selected phrases this book, commissioned by the Federation of BC Woodlot Associations, captures the uniqueness of BC's woodlot licence program the people who manage these lands. Woodlot licensees strive to maintain the biodiversity, integrity and beauty of the forests while extracting timber from these forests and providing a livelihood for people in rural communities." View more info