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Category: All Categories: Forestry and Logging: Lumber Business
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Brereton, Bernard.  
Lumber and Log Exporters' Guide. Third Edition.

Publisher: Seattle: Bernard Brereton, 1929..
Third edition. In stapled wraps. 111+ pp. As New. "Valuable Information for Buyers, Sellers, and Carriers of Lumber or Logs." Soft Cover. ISBN: log scales; brereton log scale

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Purchase direct from: Albatross Books. Item number: 4003.
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Byrne, Oliver  
Byrne's Timber and Log Book, Ready Reckoner and Price Book...
Publisher: Excelsior Publishing House. 'Copyright, 1878, by The American News Company'.
1 leaf, 178 p.; 15.5 cm. (pocket size). Title continues: for Lumber Dealers and Ship Builders, Merchants and Traders, Farmers and Drovers, and all Others Engaged in Buying or Selling at Either Wholesale or Retail. By Oliver Byrne, Civil, Military, and Mechanicl Engineer; author of "The Practical Model Calculator"; Compiler and Editor of Appleton's "Dictionary of Machines, Mechanics, Engine-work, and Engineering"; "The Pocket Companion, for Machinists, Mechanics, and Engineers"; Author and Inventor of the "Calculus of Form," a new Science, a substitute for the Differential and Integral Calculus. Bound in pictorial paper over boards, brown cloth spine stamped in gold; floral endpapers. Worn, covers stained, title-page loose, publisher's label pasted over imprint; internally clean. Stock#Lum018.

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Day, B. H. (Benjamin Henry), 1810-1889  
Day's American Ready Reckoner. Containing Tables for Rapid Calculaions of Aggregate Values, Wages...
Publisher: NY, Dick & Fitzgerald, 1866.
192 p.; 17 cm. On cover: "Log Measurer". Title continues: "Salaries, Board, Interest Money, Timber, Plank, Board, Wood, and Land Measurements, with Explanations of the Proper Methods of Reckoning Them, and Simple Rules for Measuring Land." "These tables are wholly original, and have been carefully revised by an expert mathematician." Pictorial boards worn; good. Stock#OB926 (Rod2).

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: OB926.
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Dick, William Brisbane  
Dick's Complete Log and Lumber Measurer. A Set of Tables with Full Instructions...
Publisher: New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 18 Ann Street. Copyright 1888.
118, [10] p.; 13 cm. (pocket size). Title continues: for Measuring the Contents of Logs, Planks, Boards, and Timber of All Kinds, with Valuable Information for Carpenters, Builders, Etc. Including Tables of Wages by the Day, Week and Month. Last ten pages are the publisher's list of "Useful Books Consisting of Dialogues, Recitations, Readings, Amateur Theatricals, Tableaux, Letter Writers, Games, Fortune Tellers and Home Amusements." Bound in printed paper over boards, cloth spine; covers rubbed with neat tape repairs; internally clean; Good. Stock#Lum013.

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National Lumber Manufacturers' Association  
The American Lumber Industry: Official Report Tenth Annual Convention National Lumber Manufacturers' Association, Held in Cincinnati, Ohio, May Seven and Eight, Nineteen Hundred and Twelve

Publisher: National Lumber Manufacturers' Association Chicago, IL 1912.
Hardcover Ex-Library with minimal markings. Library call letters painted in box on spine. Spine extremities and corners are rubbed. Rubbing to bottom board edges. A bit of light surface rubbing to front board. Else binding clean; gilt bright. Library bookplate on front pastedown. No DJ. ; 238 pages; Ex-Library

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Purchase direct from: Crossroad Books. Item number: 42460.
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Newell, Gordon ad Joe Williamson  
Pacific Lumber Ships
Publisher: Seattle Superior Publishing Company (1960).
First printing. Quarto, Full cloth, Black & White photographs, 192 pages. Condition: Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Profusely illustrated chronicle of sail and steam ships that plied the lumber trade in and out of Pacific ports like Seattle, Tacoma, Eureka, San Francisco, and even Honolulu. An excellent collection of old photographs and salty sea stories. See ALBION, p. 150. Bound in grey cloth over boards with dark blue spine lettering. Jacket has minor extremity rubs, faint old price rewritten at top fore corner of front flap. Nautical & Maritime

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Purchase direct from: Back Creek Books LLC, ABAA/ILAB. Item number: 7141.
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Western Pine Association  
Forest Conservation in the Western States
Publisher: Western Pine Association, 1937 Portland, OR.
Book. Book condition: Very Good. Soft cover No date, ca. 1937 or late 1930s. "..The purpose of this booklet is to show by pictures collected from a wide area, the steps being taken in private holdings by individual companies to keep their lands productive. They have a sincere desire to make the Western Pine industry stable and permanent, to provide steady employment at good wages and to build and maintain prosperous and attractive communities." Well illustrated. 24 pages. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Oblong softcover; stapled binding.

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Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 003192.
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