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1.   Alcoa, Illustrated by: B&W Photos
SCREW MACHINE PRODUCTS OF ALUMINUM
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Publisher: Aluminum Company of America Pittsburgh: 1930
Paperbound booklet, small 8vo (8.25 x 5.25"), stiff black paper wraps printed in red-orange and aluminum-silver "metallic." 52 pp., illustrated with sharp B&W photos of aluminum screws and machine parts and specification tables. The endpapers and every page of this beautiful booklet are decorated with orange-red and aluminum ink. The clay-coated pages shimmer as though this was produced yesterday. A lovely printing example as well as a an interesting trade catalog. Lower right corner tips nudged, else Near Fine condition. [ephemera] First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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2.   Bailey Manufacturing Company, Illustrated by: Wood Engravings
Trade Catalog: FINE ROAD WAGONS,
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Publisher: Bailey Manufacturing Co. New York
Folded longsheet, 4.25 x 6.25 inches folded, about 17 x 6.25 unfolded, with four pages (eight panes). Full-pane illustrations and descriptions of Bailey's Patent Side-Bar Wagon, Jefferson Top Road Wagon, Richards' Road Wagon, Bailey Patent Cross Springs for Side-Bar Wagons (with a page of directions), and Extension top Surrey. Nice vivid images. Not dated, c. 1885-1895 at a guess. Nicely age-toned (light), bottom edge of cover fold a little bit chipped, otherwise a clean and interesting piece. Bailey's Manf'g advertised from No. 32 Dey Street, corner New Church, in New York. They also sold harness, whips, halters, etc. CATA 1990 First Edition No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" Tall (folded) Leaflet

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3.   BRITISH ROPES Canadian Factory Ltd, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations
BRITISH ROPES Canadian Factory Ltd. Catalogue No. 1
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Publisher: Canadian Factory Ltd. Granville Island, Vancouver B.C. 1934
Dark blue cloth hardcover with gilt stamped titles and gilt and red logo, light blue endpapers. 151 pages, indexed, illustrated with B&W photos, drawings, diagrams. British Ropes logo in red and blue on every page; blue strand ropes illuminated with blue. An excellent handbook that not only illustrates types of wire rope and its applications to industries such as logging and forestry, oil-well drilling, marine and industrial application, suspension bridges and the like, it also contains a short history of the firm in British Columbia's industrial history. Nicely illustrated throughout with photos of industrial applications as well as cross-sections and lenths of wire rope. (Interesting note: according to the text, crude wire rope was discovered in the ruins of Pompeii!) Covers have moderate edgewear, corners a bit softened. Cover colors and gilt are bright and appealing. Previous owner's names on front paste-down, one in ink and one in pencil. A nice copy of the original Catalogue No. 1 (not a reprint or anniversary edition). CATALOGS 3699 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Condition 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Catalog

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4.   Columbia Records
COLUMBIA RECORDS - CATALOG
 
Publisher: Columbia Recording Corpoeration Bridgeport Pennsylvania 1942
Heavy paper wraps printed in colors. 423 + [12] pages. Moderate edgewear to covers, corner creases, very faint distributor's rubber stamp on front cover. Paper toned but otherwise clean and sound internally. TRADE CAT 2921 1942 Edition Paperbound. Good Condition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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5.   DuMaurier Company., Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations
Magic Eyes: A Catalog Plus Six pieces of Related Ephemera
 
Publisher: DuMaurier Co., Elmira NY: 1934
Catalog is paperbound in peach, blue, and black illustrated wraps (buck beside lake with binoculars in foreground), 34 pages plus order form, illustrated in B&W throughout. Includes optical instruments such as binoculars, microscopes, and telescopes for popular use. Laid in are: a single-fold small sheet, one page, for New Improved Prismatic Rifle Scopes; single-fold large sheet, one page, list of salesman samples and used glasses (with additional pictorial ads); small single sheet, one page ad for DuMaurier Field Glass (illustrated); large single-fold sheet, 2 pages with illustrated ads for The Trooper sunglasses, 15-Power telescope, Puma Hunting Knives, and other optical devices (including a 39-cent "Genuine U.S. Army Trench Periscope). Also the original mailing envelope (illustrated, stamped and canceled) and an unused order envelope. All very good except mailing envelope has a little edge damage and a couple of stains. The catalog is very good with narrowly creased lower corner, a couple of very small spots, rust at staples. CATALOG 4136 Edition Not Stated Paperbound Very Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog

Appr.: | AUD 53.02 CAD 53.76 EUR 37.04 GBP 29.41 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 526.32 

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6.   L. L. Bean Staff, Illustrated by: Chuck Ripper Cover
L. L. BEAN Spring 1972 [Catalog]
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Publisher: L. L. Bean Freeport, Maine: 1972
Glazed paper wraps with color illustration by Chuck Ripper. 120 pages, illustrated in B&W and color. Lots of equipment for camping, fishing, hiking, and other outdoor activities. Outdoor clothing and gear. The coolest. A few upper page corners gently creased, faint smudges on cover, small scuff mark on cover, overall very good, clean condition. TRADE CAT 2897 First Edition Thus Paperbound Very Good Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall (Square format) Trade Catalog

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7.   Montgomery Ward Company, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations
GREAT JUBILEE SALE - 1906 Special Catalog
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Publisher: Montgomery Ward Chicago Illinois 1906
Wonderful little special Montgomery Ward catalog, celebrating the opening of their new building at Chicago Bridge Avenue in 1906. In horizontal format, it has a red-white-blue striped cover (with diagonal stripes). Internally pages are prnted on white and blue paper. Advertises men's, women's, and childrens' fashions, farm implements and tools, kitchenware and cupboards, a farm wagon, folding knife and other cutlery, mission-style library furnitue, sewing machine, rugs, and many other items at special prices. Oh boy, if we could only mail order and get those prices now! The new building is pictured on the back cover. This was the era when Wards and Sears were competing for mail-order dominance. In very good and clean condition with one short closed tear at bottom edge of front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked throughout. A real charmer and a scarce an important piece of cultural history and Chicago business history. TRADE CATS 3777 First And Only Edition Paperbound Very Good Condition 3.75 x 8.75 Inches Catalog

Appr.: | AUD 47.72 CAD 48.39 EUR 33.33 GBP 26.47 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 473.68 

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8.   No Author Stated, Illustrated by: Half-tone Photos
CATALOGUE OF REFRIGERATOR HARDWARE, VOL. C
 
Publisher: Dent Hardware Company Fullerton PA
Heavy bown wraps nicely printed. 24 pages on quality glazed paper, nearly every page featuring half-tone images of hinges, fasteners, levers, traps, and other refrigerator hardware. Not dated, circa mid-1920s. Crisp and clean, no wear or marks. Original Edition Paperbound Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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9.   No Author Stated, Illustrated by: Half-tone Photos
CATALOGUE OF REFRIGERATOR HARDWARE, VOL. C
 
Publisher: Dent Hardware Company Fullerton PA
Heavy bown wraps nicely printed. 24 pages on quality glazed paper, nearly every page featuring half-tone images of hinges, fasteners, levers, traps, and other refrigerator hardware. Not dated, circa mid-1920s. Crisp and clean, a few small marks on cover so near fine only. Original Edition Paperbound Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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10.   R.M. Wade & Co., Illustrated by: B&W Half-tones
R.M. WADE & CO CATALOG
 
Publisher: R.M. Wade & Co Portland, OR 1953
Binder, stiff black wraps highly embossed and printed in yellow, 9.75 X 6.5", glazed paper pages. 202 pages, illustrated with B&W photos and photo-gravure type images of equipment. This is a counter catalog, No. 89, from the R.M. Wade & Co., major f arm equipment distributors in Portland Oregon since 1865. Ilustrations, descriptions, and price lists included for bailers, pumps, harvesters, loaders, etc., plus items such as windmill towers and potato pickers. First page ("To the Trade" letter fr om the company president) is torn loose at one ring, has some age spotting from cover material. Everything else is clean and spiffy and Very Good Plus. First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Heavy Binder Very Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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11.   RCA Victor Company
HIS MASTER'S VOICE Recorded Music (Catalog)
 
Publisher: Gramaphone Company Limited Hayes, Middlesex, England 1943
Heavy paper wraps in red, beige, and black. 372 pages listing Victor recordings. Moderate edgewear, a manufacturing wrinkle and some pale reddish spots on front cover, some scattered pencil ticks and price notations in text. Overall good condition on somewhat aged paper. TRADE CAT 2920 1942-1943 Edition Paperbound Good Condition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall Trade Catalog

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12.   Seattle Hardware Company, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations
Seattle Hardware Company Catalog No. 9
 
Publisher: Seattle Hardware Company Seattle Washington
Dark brown pebbled cloth hardcover with embossed spine titles and embossed and gilt cover title and cameo decoration; brown endpapers. 12 x 8.75 inches, 2.5 inches thick. Not dated (late 1920s) XXXII +1898 + II (2) pages. Tabbed index. Illustrations of many thousands of items. This is an amazing compendium of the working tools and living necessities of the Pacific Northwest when it was still a fairly raw, wild, and woody place. Huge variety of tools for logging (lumbering), carpentry, etc. Sections on wood ranges and stoves, poultry rearing, pocket knives, dog sleds and harness, axes, wedges, saws, fishing tackle, welding tools and supplies. kitchenware (especially industrial), blasting supplies, mowers, machining tools..you get the idea. A few odd items such as toy wagons, velocipede, and golf supplies. Nothing girlie in here! CONDITION: A remarkably clean, tight copy with minor wear at corner tips, bottom corners worn through at tips. Pages have mellowed with age as expected. A small cluster of pages at the rear of the volume are creased/dogged, easily ironed flat with a little time and patience. A respectable collector copy and a superb reference. HEAVY VOLUME: extra shipping charges may apply. TRADE CATALOGS 4035 Annual Edition No Dust Jacket (as issued) Hard Cover Very Good Condition Large 4to. Trade Catalog

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13.   Spiegel, Illustrated by: Photo Illustrations
Spiegel Catalog: Anniversary Book 1949 (With Items Laid in)
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Publisher: Spiegel Chicago Illinois 1949
Special 84th anniversary issue of Spiegel's catalog (in addition to the large catalog, not present). LAID IN are an address label stuck to a receipt, a clean folded order blank, and a folded sheet encouraging the opening of a charge account. Catalog has bright color photo of woman and child in somewhat ridicuslous looking matching dresses. 139 pages sampling fashions, children's wear, furniture, furnishings, camping equimment, lawn mowers, vacuum cleaners, radios, photographs, housewares and other goods. Very good condition with a small cover ship near spine head, a couple of very small surface scrapes, bottom of back cover page chipped off about 1/3 inch for most of its length. Touch of rust at (interior) staples, no bleeding into paper.A few items with price updates in pencil on back cover. CATALOG 4184 First Edition Paperbound Very Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog

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14.   Starrett, Illustrated by: B&W Photos
STARRETT PRECISION TOOLS, GAGES, AND SAWS, CATALOG NO. 28
 
Publisher: Starrett Company Massachusettes 1979
Color printed wraps.528 pages, fully illustsrated. Name and rubber stamp on top and bottom block ends, very light cover wear, all else clean and tight. First Edition Paperbound Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

Appr.: | AUD 10.60 CAD 10.75 EUR 7.41 GBP 5.88 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 105.26 

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15.   Tool Catalog
CATALOG NO. 57, THE GENERAL TOOL COMPANY
 
Publisher: General Tool Comapny, Portland, OR: Kenton Station 1957
Hardcover catalog, Qto (about 11 X 7-5/8"), red cloth with white and black titles and image of "General Tool" saluting. 398 pp, fully illustrated with B&W half-tones and drawings, with a two-page color ad for Norton grinding wheels. This is a counter catalog, well worn along the bottom cover edge, one small nick in fore edge, wear on tips and spine extremities, light hand soil on cover. Internally very clean with entries for a wide variety of tools, both power and hand and all nicely illustrated. Some makers include Stanley, Millers Falls, Defiance, Yankee, Disston, Thor, Starrett, from hammers to lathes and everything between. First Thus Hard Cover Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

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16.   Trade Catalog:
CLOUD CAP CHALET CATALOG FOR 1971
 
Publisher: Cloud Cap Chalet, Portland, OR: Kenton Station 1971
Catalog, paperbound, 11 X 8-1/2", stiff glazed wraps with David Falconer's superb aerial B&W photo of Mt. Hood. 42 pp. plus 2 pp. ordering info, illustrated with B&W photos of equipment and outdoor scenes. Climbing/camping gear, survival equipment, kayaks. Oh, those prices..! This catalog is in Very Good-plus condition, with one sleeping bag description checked in ink. First Serial Editon Paperbound Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

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17.   Victor Record Company, Illustrated by: B&W Photos
VICTOR RECORD CATALOG May 1918
 
Publisher: Victor Record Company
Paperbound catalog with printed covers including 'Nipper' at the Victrola (His Master's Voice). Pages not numbered (thick, on thin paper), includes a section for Red Seal recordings. Lists are by artist, title, category, etc. Nice little cameo photos of some artists, scenes, etc. Moderate edgewear, spine chipped at foot and with short separations along fold, small dark spot on lower cover corner, agent's label on rear cover, internally clean. TRADE CAT 3282 Edition Not Stated Paperbound Good Condition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Trade Catalog

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18.   Zonne Electric Tool Co., Illustrated by: B&W Photos
ZONNE ELECTRIC TOOL CO. CATALOG
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Publisher: Zonne Electric Tool Co. Los Angeles 1938
Stiff gray wraps printed in black and red. 49 pages, completely illustrated with B&W photos of electric tools including Clark, Stanley, Skillsaw, Millers, Haskins. Drills, saws, grinders, etc. Slight age tone to covers, very tiny wear mark at spine foot, all else very crisp and clean. (Date 5-23-38 written in pencil on title page.) First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Very Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog (catalogue)

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