BATES, John S.
Title: By The Way 1888-1983. First Edition, signed
Publisher:  Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1983, ISBN:0889992118
Seller ID: 7920
BATES, John S. By The Way 1888-1983. N.pl.: n.pub.: 1983. First Edition. "Printed by Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S." Pp (2),3-132,(2). 8vo, green card covers, lettered in black. John Seaman Bates (b. June 9, 1888, Woodstock,Ont. - d. November 26, 1991, Sackville, New Brunswick at 103 years of age) , Canadian scientist. An autobiography of an Acadia graduate with two chapters on Bathurst and one entitled "Consulting and the Maritimes". "Dr. Batesis one of Canada's first chemical engineers, dating from this new professi on's handful of graduates in 1913. [...] His share in establishing modern pulp and paper mills, chemical plants, energy projects and environmental controls has been focussed particularly in British Columbia, Quebec, and most widely in the Maritime Provinces." - r.cover. Very good. Signed by the author. 15.00