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Welding Helps for Farmers

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation: 1948

Seller ID: 135073


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 431 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

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Skeps : Their History, Making and Use

By: Alston, Frank

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Northern Bee Books: 1987

Seller ID: 125270


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 105 pages. Stain on bottom edge of cover and spine. View more info

Metis outpost: Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: Andrews, G. S

Price: $18.75

Publisher: U.S.A., By Author: 1985

Seller ID: 137025


Book shows very light shelf wear only to cover corners. Creaseless covers and spine, square, solid binding, text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking of any kind. 340 pages in oversize format with maps, b&w photos, drawings, ; Gerry Andrews, former Surveyor General and Boundaries Commissioner for British Columbia, writes of his time as a young schoolmaster to the Metis people at Kelly Lake, the way they lived, a Kelly Lake Metis genealogy, and the changes he wit... View more info

Metis outpost: Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: Andrews, G. S

Price: $18.75

Publisher: U.S.A., By Author: 1985

Seller ID: 137026


Book shows very light shelf wear only to cover corners. Creaseless covers and spine, square, solid binding, text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking of any kind. 340 pages in oversize format with maps, b&w photos, drawings, ; Gerry Andrews, former Surveyor General and Boundaries Commissioner for British Columbia, writes of his time as a young schoolmaster to the Metis people at Kelly Lake, the way they lived, a Kelly Lake Metis genealogy, and the changes he wit... View more info

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Log Cabin: Homes of the North American Wilderness, The

By: Bealer, Alex W.; Ellis, John O.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 136661


Long inscription from previous owner on endpaper; otherwise clean and unmarked. 192 pages. Oblong format: 10 1/4"w x 8 7/8"h. Many b&w and color photos. Contents: Beginnings; Cabin Floor Plans; Log Outbuildings and Fences; Cabin Construction; Log Cabin Living; The Log Cabin Revival; Bibliography; Index. View more info

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Hive of Bees, A

By: Crompton, John

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Lyons Pr: 1987

Seller ID: 125271


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 180 pages. View more info

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Mountain Year: Nature Diary of a Wilderness Dweller, A

By: Czajkowski, Chris

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 2009

Seller ID: 126147


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 176 pages. Many color illustrations. View more info

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Timber-Frame Houses (Great Houses)

By: Fine Homebuilding

Price: $12.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Taunton Press: 1996

Seller ID: 133333


Book shows very light shelf wear only, no tears, little edge wear, straight page block, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 160 pages, heavily illustrated. Chapters include Timber frame layout, Sizing roughsawn joists and beams, Solo timber raisind, Raising heavy timber , Cruck house, Stress - skin panels, Bowstring trusses, etc. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and pack in shipping material appropriate to assure you... View more info

Fur Trapping in North America

By: Geary, Steven

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Winchester Press: 1984

Seller ID: 129911


Very nice, sharp-cornered book. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, solid and straight binding. Dust jacket appears nearly new, no tears. Lots of b&w photos & illustrations. View more info

Farms of Tomorrow Revisited: Community Supported Farms, Farm Supported Communities

By: Groh, Trauger M.; McFadden, Steven

Price: $13.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association: 1998

Seller ID: 134206


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. No flaws. Text/interior is free of marking of any kind. In business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and ship in padded packing material. View more info

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Build Your Own Low-Cost Log Home

By: Hard, Roger

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Pownal, Vermont, U.S.A., Garden Way Pub Co: 1985

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 132141


Updated edition, book shows very light shelf wear only, with sharp corners, no creasing to covers or spine, text/interior clean and unmarked in any way. B&W photos, architectural plans, mechanical drawings, heavily illustrated for construction from foundaiton to roof ridge. Selling books for 20 years, we pack books with care in appropriate packaging to arrive undamaged. View more info

Lifting the Lid

By: Harper, Peter; Halestrap, Louise

Price: $14.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Centre for Alternative Technologies: 2001

Seller ID: 137216


Book shows very light shelf wear only with creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners on the covers. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 154 pages, many photos, how-to diagrams. View more info

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Build Your Own Stone House: Using the Easy, Slipform Method

By: Karl Schwenke; Sue Schwenke

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Charlotte, Vermont, Garden Way Publishing: 1976

Seller ID: 135074


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 156 pages. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

Wise Acres: Free-Range Reflections on the Rural Route

By: Kluckner, Michael

Price: $8.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Raincoast Book Dist Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 139462


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

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Harrowsmith Reader II: The Second Anthology of the Best from Canada's Journal Ocf Country Living

By: Lawrence

Price: $16.98

Publisher: U.S.A., Firefly Books: 1980

Seller ID: 139323


Book show light wear to covers only; text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Contents include: COUNTRY LIFE Architect of the Good Life, By Hal Smith, Sometimes an Impossible Notion, By Mike Wells Can You Make It?, By Gerry Kenney Hedda & Silas, By Louise Langsner Back From the Farm, SHELTER & ENERGY Hand-Hewn Homes, By Des Kennedy Poor Man's Architecture, By David Square Stackwall Basics, Staff Report Solar Ms. Adventures, By Alice Nangeroni M... View more info

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Hand-Hewn: The Art of Building Your Own Cabin

By: Leitch, William C.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books LLC: 1976

Seller ID: 127826


122 pages, filled with lots of b&w photos, very hands-on planning and design of your ideal hippie home. Creases and wear on cover. Previous owner has written some poems on the inside of the front cover. View more info

Tribal Living Book, The

By: Levinson, David;Sherwood, David

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Johnson Books: 1984

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112542


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight water damage and staining to first few pages. 222 pages. Many illustrations. View more info

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Building With Logs

By: MacKay, Alan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Prince George, BC, B. Allan Mackie & Ida Mary Mackie: 1976

Seller ID: 130202


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 76 pages. Many b&w photos and illustrations. Oblong format: 12 1/2"w x 9 1/2"h. Plastic comb binding. View more info

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Building With Logs

By: Mackie, B. Allan

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Pender Island, British Columbia, Canada, Log House Pub Co Ltd: 1994

Edition: 7th Ed.

Seller ID: 132127


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. . Large, oblong format with a great many b&w photos & architectural drawings, mechanical drawings. 94 pages Very how-to orientation, lots of excellent illustrations including block and tackle set-ups for moving logs with skyline, spar, backspar, mainline etc. View more info

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Log House Plans

By: MacKie, B. Allan

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Pender Island, British Columbia, Canada, Log House Pub Co Ltd: 1979

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 132128


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. . Large, oblong format with a great many architectural drawings, mechanical drawings. Approx. 45 plans with elevations, cross sections etc. 195 pages with sections on sill logs, wall logs, partitions, door & window openings, 2nd floor joists, etc. View more info