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1 Angerman, V. D. (editor) SCIENCE AND MECHANICS - Volume 20, number 5 - October 1949
Chicago Science and Mechanics Publishing 1949 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Magazine 8vo Arthur C. Bade; 
224 pp. Light but general wear. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. As well as the great articles, the list of which follows, there are also some fairly interesting advertisements: Low Cost Marlin 22s; Build Your Own Jet Engine; Warner Success Plan; Harley Davidson 125; Learn How to Hypnotize; The Rosicrucians; and many, many more. This issue contains: New Weapons for Fire Fighters; Magnesium Plane; Self Propelled Snow Remover; Phone Equalized; Battle of the Transmissions; Slide Rule on Wrist Watch Dial; Straight or Swept Back - Who's Right; Aluminum Boats Have All Welded Seams; Two Way Radio Weighs 11 Ounces; Coppers Pay His Way; First Pulsejet Helicopter; Bumper Grille on '50 Buicks; Leak Sniffer for Vacuum Systems; Model A Won't Get Stuck; More Power for the Farmer; Patch Up That Auto Body; Bubbles Reveal Crack Secrets; That Old Devil Quicksand; Coming Up - The Sonicar; Buy Your Auto Bit by Bit; Skeleton of a Midget Racer; Shotgun Powered by Air; House That Jack Can Build - and Pay For; along with an assortment of regular features and special departments. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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2 Angerman, V. D. (editor) SCIENCE AND MECHANICS - Volume 20, number 6 - December 1949
Chicago Science and Mechanics Publishing 1949 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Magazine 8vo Arthur C. Bade; 
224 pp. Light but general wear. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. As well as the great articles, the list of which follows, there are also some fairly interesting advertisements: Warner Success Plan; Lionel Trains; American Flyer; Dick Tracy Wrist Radio; The Rosicrucians; and many, many more. This issue contains: Man Made Sea Legs for Ships; Crystal Coat Your Craftwork; Motion Styling for Studebaker; Rain Maker for Big Crops; More Miles for Your Money; Monty Carves Cameos; Robot Hands for Hot Jobs; Wind Powered Auto; Dining at the Motormat; Self Supporting Roof; New Heating for the Home; Toy Time Coming Up; Light That Looks Around Corners; Hydraulic Truck Loader; Electronics Goes to the Dogs; Mr Surveyor Gets a Break; Airplane Brakes for Cars; along with an assortment of regular features and special departments. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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3 Angerman, V. D. (editor) SCIENCE AND MECHANICS - Volume 26, number 2 - April 1955
Chicago Science and Mechanics Publishing 1955 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Magazine 8vo 
224 pp. Light wear on the corners with a few nicks around the edges and some minor creasing; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with photographs and diagrams. As well as the great articles, the list of which follows, there are also some fairly interesting advertisements: Evinrude in full colour on the inside cover; Famous Artists Schools; Train at Home for Good Jobs in Radio-Television; Earn Big Money - Grow Living Ming Trees; You Go Places Faster in the U.S. Air Force; Harley-Davidson 165; and many, many more. This issue contains: Building More Room into Your Home; Push-button Feeding for Cattle; Lawn Waterer Uses River Water; Test Report on the 1955 Plymouth V-8; Know How to Get Help from the Sky; Easy Way to Flip Your Lid; Rubber Railroad Crossing; Tougher Enamel for Pots and Pans; Metals That Need a Shave; Traction for Truck Tires; How the 1955 Ford V-8 Performs; Traveling Truck Bed; Phonograph that Shows Pictures; Close-up Color Photos; Which Outboard Motor for Your Boat; Tricks that Teach; Foam Shoos Birds; Plastic Coin Scoop; Diamonds Get a Man-made Rival; Trimming Lawns with Fire; Test Report on the New Dodge V-8; and Washday Dollars in Car Laundries; along with the usual features. 
Price: 21.95 CDN
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4 Anonymous NU-FILM AND BLUFILM MANUAL - For Silk Screen Preparation
New York Nu-Film Products Company 1950 First Edition Paperback Near Fine Ephemera 8vo 
Unpaginated. Staple-bound in uncredited colour silk screened covers; illustrated with black and white drawings. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Subtitled: The Nu-Film and Blu Film Stencil Sheet Method of Silk Screen Preparation. The Contents are: Introduction; Cutting Tools; Circle Cutter; Rulers; Instructions; Step One: Preparatory Work; Step Two: Cutting Film; Step Three: Adhering; Step Four: Removing Backing Paper; Removal of Film from the Silk; Points and Suggestions; Cutting Faults; Adhering Faults; Use of a Dirty Screen or Rag; The Use of Improper Adhering Liquid; Blufilm Stencil Sheet Standard; Blufilm Stencil Sheet Xtra; Nufilm Stencil Sheet Standard; and Nufilm Stencil Xtra; followed by an explantion of how the wrapawound cover was silk screened. 
Price: 32.95 CDN
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5 Anonymous (editor) POPULAR MECHANICS SHOP NOTES 1934
Chicago Popular Mechanics Press 1934 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good- 8vo 
220 pp. Some edge and corner wear with some darkening on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with almost 600 line drawings. Dozens of home building projects from making a Sturdy Surface Grinder to A Simple Gun for Sandblasting Light Work, from Uses for Steel Balls in the Machine Shop to a Snapshot Enlarger Fitted with a Flashlight, all profusely illustrated with line drawings and photographs. 
Price: 27.45 CDN
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6 Brooks, Walter (editor) THE ART OF DRAWING ANIMALS
New York The Grumbacher Library 1970 First Printing Soft Cover Very Good 4to 
48 pp. Grumbacher Book B-376. Oversized. Light edge and corner wear; no interior markings. Learn to draw everything from dogs and cats to bears and bison. Some brilliant drawing techniques are illustrated. 
Price: 21.95 CDN
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7 Dinwiddie, Don (editor) POPULAR MECHANICS - Volume 122, number 2 - August 1964: Checker Game of the Century - Man vs Computer
New York The Hearst Corporation 1964 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Magazine 8vo 
198 pp. Light but general wear; no interior markings. As well as the great articles, the list of which follows, there are also some fairly interesting advertisements: Camel Cigarettes in full colour on the back cover; L&M Cigarettes in full colour on the inside of the front cover; Firestone; MG; White Owl New Yorker cigars; and many more. This issue contains: Checker Game of the Century - Man vs Computer; Major de Seversky's Ion Propelled Aircraft; Ford's New GT Cars; The Taming of Titanium; What It's Like to Drive Tomorrow's Car; Zany Skimmers for Fun Behind a Boat; The Air Around Us - How It Is Changing; They're Beating the Fish Bends; The Lore of Lures; Fresh Water from Salt Water; Test Firing the XP-100; Old Big Top Rolls Again; Storing Fuel in Bricks; Make a Quality Guitar; Tea House Under the August Moon; Squirt Machine Gun; Build a Stairway Elevator; Getting Your Car Rolling After It Stalls; Rid Your Home of the Carpenter Ant; Add Stereo All Through Your Home; and much more. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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8 Doherty, M. Stephen (editor) (Carmi Weingrod; Francis Martin Jr; M. Stephen Doherty; Ruthe Thompson; Peggy Arenz; Bill Nelson; Sandra Angelo; Judy D. Treman; Dan Gheno;) AMERICAN ARTIST - Volume 57, issue 607 - February 1993
New York BPI Communications 1993 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 4to Hansen Mulford; 
88 pp. Magazine format. Light wear. Cover art by Hansen Mulford. This issue contains: Using Pen and Ink: Learning from Old Master Drawings by Carmi Weingrod; Painting Paradise by Francis Martin Jr; Putting Figures Together in an Environment by M. Stephen Doherty; The Multiple Methods of Phyllis Sloane by Ruthe Thompson; The Two Hour Landscape by Peggy Arenz; Using Colored Pencil on a Colored Ground by Bill Nelson and Sandra Angelo; The Watercolor Page: Pushing the Limits by Judy D. Treman; Painting Portraits by Dan Gheno; and My Favorite Painting: Michael Harnett's Ease; along with all the usual features. 
Price: 10.95 CDN
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9 Doherty, M. Stephen (editor) (Christopher Willard; Linda S. Price; Max Muller; M. Stephen Doherty; Susana Byers; Sandra Angelo) AMERICAN ARTIST - Volume 61, issue 660 - July 1997
New York BPI Communications 1997 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 4to Ellen Hutchinson; 
80 pp. Magazine format. Light wear. Cover art by Ellen Hutchinson. This issue contains: Promoting Your Art - The Little Details of Making a Big Impression by Christopher Willard; On Location with Peter Adams by Linda S. Price; The Watercolor Page: Knowing and Using the Basics by Max Muller; Painting Still Lifes of Abundance by M. Stephen Doherty; The Pastel Page: Creating Translucence with Pastels by Linda S. Price; Seeing Paintings Instead of Locations by Susana Byers; and Using French Gray to Enrich Colored Pencil Drawings by Sandra Angelo; along with all the usual features. 
Price: 10.95 CDN
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10 Doyle, Michael E. COLOR DRAWING
New York John Wiley and Sons 1999 0471292451 / 9780471292456 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 4to 
(viii) 352 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; headband; illustrated mostly in full colour. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Subtitled: Design Drawing Skills and Techniques for Architects, Landscape Architects and Interior Designers. the Contents are: Preface; Introduction; Part One: Color Drawing for Communication: Initial Considerations; Media and Paper; Technique; Elements, Materials and Finishes; Scale Elements: Figures and Automobiles. Part Two: Color Drawing for Presentation: Colour and Composition in Illustration; Approaches to Creasing Color Design Drawings; and Presentation and Distribution of Color Design Drawings; followed by Glossary, Bibliography, Design Credits and an index. 
Price: 87.95 CDN
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11 Duncan, S. Blackwell THE COMPLETE PLYWOOD HANDBOOK
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania Tab Books - Scholastic 1981 0830696717 / 9780830696710 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo 
402 pp. Brown boards decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and charts. Lightl rubbing on the corners; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjacket. The Contents are: What Is Plywood; Plywood Properties; Tools for Plywood Work; Basics of Working with Plywood; Plywood Joining, Fastening and Finishing; and Constructions and Projects; followed by an index. 
Price: 21.95 CDN
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12 Green, Frank N. (foreword by Harry Whetton) THE ART AND PRACTICE OF LINOCUTTING
London University of London Press 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo 
63 pp. Beige boards decorated in brown on the front panel; lettered in brown on the spine. Illustrated with a colour linocut frontispiece and black and white linocuts throughout. Light rubbing on the corners with a bit of darkening around the edges; no dustjacket. The Contents are: Forewordby Harry Whetton; An Introduction to the Craft; Care and Maintenance of Tools; Printing Implements; Cutting Simple Designs: First Steps; Transferring Subjects to Linoleum; Taking a Print Off the Block; General Subjects As Linocuts; Introducing Colour into Linocuts; Advance Studies in Lincutting; and an index. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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13 Hansen, Jim; Burns, John DRAWING DRAGONS
Toronto Arcturus Publishing - Indigo Books 2006 1841934380 / 9781841934389 First Printing - First Thus Hardcover Very Good+ 4to 
144 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated in colour and in black and white throughout. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. Steeped in centuries of legend, dragons make the ideal subject matter for fantasy drawing and painting and, as mythical creatures (maybe), they provide artists with virtually limitless creative scope. The book's clear, step-by-step pictures are accompanied by concise, easy-to-follow instruction, describing each level of technique from basic construction to colouring your finished artwork, combining user-friendliness and inspiration to create a recipe for success. The Contents are: Introduction; Tools of the Trade; Basic Construction; Basic Perspective; Eyes; Claws: Hands; Claws: Feet; Wings; Meet the Dragons; Western Dragon; Eastern Dragon - Tibetan; Eastern Dragon - Asian; Eastern Dragon - Mongolian; North American Dragon; Central and South American Dragon; African Dragon; And... Action. 
Price: 38.45 CDN
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14 Hempstead, Laurene COLOR - Its Principles and Their Application to Your Merchandise
New York Fairchild News Service 1930 First Printing - First Thus Soft Cover Good Only 4to 
24 pp. Staple-bound in magazine format. Edge and corner wear and torn along the spine; no interior markings. A series of eighteen articles, subtitled: Color Information That Will Help Salespersons Sell Merchandise to the Better Satisfaction of the Customer. Illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. The Contents are: The Importance of Color; The Nature of Color; Primary, Secondary and Intermediate Colors; Color Terminology; Warm and Cool Colours; Psychological Effect of Colors; Complementary Colors; Effect of Colors Upon Each Other; Effect of Colored Lights Upon Colored Surfaces; Proportion and Balance in Color Harmonies; Balance and Rhythm in Color Harmony; Monochromatic Color Harmonies; Analogous Color Harmonies; Complementary Color Harmonies; The Split Complementary Harmony; The Triad Color Harmony; Double Complementary Color Harmonies; and Color Combination Chart. 
Price: 38.45 CDN
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15 Hunk, Emma EMMA HUNK'S COUNTRY PAINTING STYLE
London David and Charles 1999 0715309463 / 9780715309469 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 4to Emma Hunk; 
128 pp. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; blue endpapers; illustrated in full colour throughout. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Introduction; Essential Techniques; Walls and Floors; Furniture; Accessories and Fabrics; Garden; Templates; and an index. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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16 Jakob, Karen THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO POLICE WRITING
Toronto The Carswell Company 1984 0459365703 / 9780459365707 First Paperback Printing Paperback Very Good 
(xi) 179 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a single crease on the spine; small ink mark on the front endpaper; no other interior markings. The Chapters are: PART ONE - REFERENCE GUIDE: Spelling; Usage; Sentence Structure; Sentence Problems; Punctuation; Style. PART TWO - POLICE WRITING: The Police Report; The Memorandum Book; Media Relations; Business Letters; Internal Correspondence: The Memo. PART THREE - THE ACADEMIC ESSAY: The Academic Essay. 
Price: 16.45 CDN
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17 Jurd, K. H. C. (foreword by Charles Nicholson) YACHT CONSTRUCTION
London Adlard Coles 1970 0229974856 / 9780229974856 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 4to 
160 pp. Green boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers; illustrated with drawings and diagrams. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Lead Keel - Keel and False Keel etc; Hull Planking - Deck Planking etc; Engine Seating - Anchor Arrangements etc; Masts and Fittings - Masts for Bermudian Rig etc; Joinery Work - Plumbing Arrangements etc; Thames Tonnage - Coefficients of Fineness etc; Glass Reinforced Plastic Boats etc; and Aluminium Alloy etc; followed by Table 1: Typical Dimensions of Masts; Table 2: Standing Rigging Sizes; Table 3: Block and Rigging List; and an index. 
Price: 27.45 CDN
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18 Kisselbach, Theo THE LEICAFLEX BOOK
West Germany Heering Verlag 1969 First Translated Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
220 pp. Gray cloth lettered in silver on the front panel and spine; illustrated with black and white photographs and charts. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front pastedown beneath the flap of the dustjacket; some discolouration in the cloth. The Contents are: The Basic Concepts of the Photography; The Single Lens Reflex Camera; The Leicaflex; The Leicaflex System; The Properties of Film; Filters and Their Uses; Flash Photography; The Way to Manual Skill; The Bridge to the Leica System; Small Accessories; The Action of Light; Pictorial Composition; Practical Tips; Close-ups; Copying; The Negative Technique; and Colour Photography. 
Price: 21.95 CDN
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19 Kramer, Jack NATURAL DYES - Plants and Processes
New York Scribner - Charles Scribner's Sons 1972 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo Charles Hoeppner; 
144 pp. Brown cloth with a white pictorial on the front panel; lettered in white on the spine; illustrated with black and white and colour plates and line drawings by Charles Hoeppner. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. The Chapters are: A Treasure House of Color; The Natural Beauty of Color: Plant Materials; When to Gather Plants; The Work Space; Preparing and Washing Wool - Mordanting: Getting the Dye Material; The Dyeing Process; Commercial Woods - Prepared Plant Materials; Color; Dyer's Garden; and Dye Recipes; followed by an index. 
Price: 20.85 CDN
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20 Kusyshyn, Igor; Stanley, Al; Dragich, Sam THE GAMBLING TIMES GUIDE TO HARNESS RACING
Hollywood, California Gambling Times Incorporated 1984 0897460022 / 9780897460026 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo Jerome D. Holder; 
(xi) 146 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings and charts. Cover art by Jerome D. Holder. The Contents are: Preface; The How To World of Harness Racing; A Brief History of the Sport; How to Plan a Night at the Races; How to Read a Program; How to Watch a Race; How to Read the Tote Board; Hot to Behave at the Windows; Personnel; Racetrack People and Places; Hot a Racing Card Is Put Together; Horse Ownership; All About Horse Ownership; So You Want to be a Horse Owner; All About Claiming; Keeping a Horse Sharp; Harness Handicapping; Handicapping Fundamentals; Improving Your Chances at the Window; How to Wager; Harness Trivia Quiz; Roster of Extended Pari-Mutuel Tracks; Glossary of Terms; and Keeping Your Gambling Knowledge Current. 
Price: 14.25 CDN
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