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1 (IBIS Journal POGANY, Willy WOODWARD, Alice Bolingbroke BEARE, Geoffrey IBIS Journal 1 : Aspects of Illustration.
Imaginative Book Illustration Society, London , 1999, ISBN:095559602 
(IBIS Journal). The IBIS Journal 1 : Aspects of Illustration. London : The Imaginative Book Illustration Society, 1999. Pp [1]-144,+ 4 colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Contents : The Published Illustrations of Willy Pogany (1882-1955) (by Robin Greer, pp 6-51); Book and Magazine Illustrations for Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market (by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, pp 52-69); The Life and Work of Alice Bolingbroke Woodward (1862-1951 (by Geoffrey Beare, pp 70-144). Very good. 30.00

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2 ABELL, Westcott, Sir Safe Sea. 1st UK.
Journal of Commerce, Charles Birchall Ltd., Liverpool, 1932, 
ABELL, Westcott, Sir. The Safe Sea . Liverpool: "The Journal of Commerce", Charles Birchall, Ltd., 1932. First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-228,[i]-xxxi,(1),frontis., + 12 p. of plates. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Ancient Ships, 2. The Sailing Ship, 3. The Measure of Safety, 4. Seaworthiness, 5. Types of Ships, 6. Structures of Ships, 7. Ancient Sea Laws, 8. Loadlines for Cargo Ships, 9. Loadlines for Passenger Ships, 10. Modern Life-saving Appliances, 11. The Growthof the Steamer, 12. The Sea Spirit. Moderate light staining to boards, inn er hinges tender, some edgewear, else vg. 50.00

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3 ABERT, James W., Lieut. GALVIN, John (edited by) Through the Country of the Comanche Indians in the Fall of the Year 1845. ltd ed repr in blank dj.
John Howell, San Francisco, CA, 1970, 
ABERT, James W., Lieut. Through the Country of the Comanche Indians in the Fall of the Year 1845 : The Journal of a U.S. Army Expedition led by Lieutenant James W. Abert of the Topographical Engineers, Artist Extraordinary whose paintings of Indians and Their Wild West illustrate this book ; edited by John Galvin. (San Francisco, CA): John Howell Books, 1970. Pp. 77, colour frontis., + 2 folding maps and 21 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 4to, cream cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Limited to 5000 copies.The journal of a U.S. Army exploratory expedition through Comanche territo ry (Mexico and the fringes of American territory) in the middle of the nineteenth century. Vg in chipped, spine sunned and dampspotted blank white dj.50.00

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4 ABKHAZI, Peggy JACKMAN, S.W., ed. and intro. Curious Cage : A Shanghai Journal, 1941-1945. signed pbk.
Sono Nis Press, Victoria, BC, 1981, ISBN:0919462898 
ABKHAZI, Peggy. A Curious Cage : A Shanghai Journal, 1941-1945 . Edited with an introduction by S.W. Jackman. Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1981. Pp. (8),9-143,(1), + 8 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The author's journal of her time spent in a Japanese-controlled internment camp for "Enemy Subjects" in Shanghai during the Second World War. Brown spotting to covers, tail of spine nicked, else vg. Signed and inscribed yb the author on the first leaf. 30.00

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5 ABRAHAM, Dorothy Lone Cove : A Journal of Life on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C. Fifth Edition. signed by author
The author, Vancouver, 1961, 
ABRAHAM, Dorothy. Lone Cove : A Journal of Life on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C. Fifth Edition. (Vancouver : The author), 1961. Pp (12),9-193,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers, spine blank. Contents : 1. Leaving England. 2. Across Canada. 3. Vargas Island. 4. My First Christmas in Canada. 5. We Move. 6. The Beaches. 7. I Go Farming. 8. Day by Day. 9. The Church. 10. I Visit a Lighthouse. 11. A Visit to KennedyLake. 12. I Find a Murdered Man. 13. Interesting Characters. 14. A Cyclone and Bush Fire. 15. Girl Guides, Tennis Club, etc. 16. Adventures and a Rat tlesnake. 17. Nootka and Indians. 18. Goodbye to Tofino. 19. West Coast Trip. 20. Conclusion. There is mention of their arrival in Halifax and the reception of returning Nova Scotia troops (p. 11); and also numerous photographs of West Coast ships. The Foreword, Introduction and Vancouver Island mapare repeated. Lightly rubbed, else very good. Signed without inscription b y the author. 25.00

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6 ACHESON, T.W. HOWELL, Colin D. McCANN, L.D. WYNN, Graeme Great Merchant and Economic Development in St. John, 1820-1850. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring / Printemps 1979
Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 1979, 
ACHESON, T.W. “The Great Merchant and Economic Development in St. John, 1820-1850.” An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. VIII, No. 2, Spring/Printemps 1979, pp 3-27. (Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 1979). Pp [1]-153,(3). Maps. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Also : Articles : “W.S. Fielding and the Repeal Elections of 1886 and 1887 in Nova Scotia” by Colin D. Howell (pp 28-46); “Staples and the New Industrialism in the Growth of Post-Confederation Halifax” by L.D. McCann (pp 47-79); “Late Eighteenth-Century Agriculture on the Bay of Fundy Marshlands” by Graeme Wynn (pp 80-89); Documents: “Cape Breton Folk” (with an introduction by Stephen F. Spencer, pp 90-106); reviews. Very good. 10.00

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7 ACKERLEY, J.R. Hindoo Holiday. 2nd UK no dj
Chatto & Windus, 1932, 
ACKERLEY, J.R. Hindoo Holiday : An Indian Journal. L.: Chatto & Windus, (April) 1932. Second Printing. Pp [i]-xi,(3),3-341,(3). 8vo, brown cloth. Cocked, else vg. 50.00

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8 ADAIR, Dick ARNETT, Peter (foreword) Dick Adair's Saigon. 1st US in dj.
Weatherhill, New York, 1971, ISBN:0834800624 
ADAIR, Dick. Dick Adair's Saigon : Sketches and Words from the Artist's Journal. NY: Weatherhill, (1971). First Printing. Pp. 144. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, black cloth spine with illustrated red paper covered boards. A collection of Adair's sketches, from his five years spent in the Vietnam during the war. Vg in nicked dj. 25.00

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9 ADAMS, Frank D. On the Typical Laurentian Area of Canada. reprint
University Press of Chicago, 0, 
ADAMS, Frank D. On the Typical Laurentian Area of Canada. Chicago: The University Press of Chicago, n. d. Reprinted from The Journal of Geology, Vol. 1, No. 4 May-June, 1893. Pp. 325-340. 8vo, light orange printed card covers, hand-sewn. Paper reading "With the Compliments of Frank Dawson Adams, McGill College, Montreal" tipped to front cover, else vg. 30.00

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Bett and Jim Do the Mediterranean.  signed in dj. , ADAMS, James G
10 ADAMS, James G Bett and Jim Do the Mediterranean. signed in dj.
Dorrance and Co., 1938, 
ADAMS, James G. Bett and Jim Do the Mediterranean. Philadelphia, PA: Dorrance and Co., (1938). Pp 128. 8vo, orange cloth.
A narrative in journal form relating a grand tour of the Mediterranean, from Gibraltar, to Algiers, Cairo, Palestine, Greece, the Adriatic, and Italy.
Owner's inscription, else vg in dj. Signed by author, with publisher's ordering postcard. 70.00

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11 ADAMS, S.M. SOPHOCLES. Phoenix Supplementary Volumes, 3). Sophocles the Playwright. The Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Associationof Canada, Supplementary Volume III. Hardcover in dustjacket.
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1967, 
(SOPHOCLES). ADAMS, S.M. Sophocles the Playwright. The Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Association of Canada, Supplementary Volume III. (Toronto): University of Toronto Press, (1967). Third Printing. Pp. (4),v-viii,(2),[1]-182. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "In Professor Adams' view, a Sophocles play is not the work of a writer feeling his way, with occasional flashes of genius, towards a later and more effective art-form, but one possessing complete dramatic unity. To contemporary Athenians nothing in these plays was undramatic; nothing was superfluous and nothing missing; the plays were artistic wholes. To recognize the basic unity of Sophocles' plays, one must fully realize the importance of religion in the drama of the time. Tragedy in ancient Greece was a form of religious observance, its subject matter drawn almost exclusively from legend. The controlling power of the gods, and their participation in the affairs of men, are the apparatus on which the dramatic unity depends. It is easy to lose sight of the religious aspect of the plays, for Sophocles, in particular, presents his human story so powerfully that a modern audience might easily see it as the only important aspect of the play. However, a Sophoclean drama is at once the fascinating presentation of a story, and a demonstration of the way in which mortals, with all their strength and greatness, are guided or supported by Olympian will and wisdom. The plays of Sophocles were constructed within theforms peculiar to their day, and should be judged accordingly." - from the dustjacket. Slight mustiness, else very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 40.00

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12 ADELSON, Rachel Katya, et al (eds.) Soundings 1976
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, N.Y., 1976, 
ADELSON, Rachel Katya, et al (eds.). Soundings 1976. (Stony Brook, N.Y.: State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1976). Pp (4),i-ii,1-53,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers, lettered in black. Soundings is the annual student literary magazine of the State University of New York at Stony Brook. This volume inludes poetry by G. Alexander, Larry Auerbach, M. Bartolomeo, Steve Becker, Claudia Carlson, Mitchel Cohen, Elizabeth Gaffney, Johanna Grimm, Anne Hanley, Allan Horing, Paul Julien, Stan Kaczmarek, Rita La Rocca, Harlan Lazarus, Jill Lipton, Artur Lundvist, Terry McInerney, Lynn Perilli, Stephanie Sakson, M. D. Sarner, Leif Sjoberg, William J. Smith, Heidi Steinberg, Betty Taylor, Thomas Transtrommer, Craig Weiss. Very good. 30.00

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Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers andGrowers of Canada. Volume 6, Number 1, 1902, Agricultural Review
13 Agricultural Review Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers andGrowers of Canada. Volume 6, Number 1, 1902
Provincial Chemical Fertilizer Company, Limited, Saint John, N.B., 1902, 1902 
(Agricultural Review). The Agricultural Review : A Journal Devoted to the Interests of the Farmers and Growers of Canada. Volume VI, Number 1, 1902. Saint John, New Brunswick : Edited and Issued by the Provincial Chemical Fertilizer Company, Limited, 1902. Pp [1]-18. Illustrated. Double / triple Column. 4to, illustrated pale blue-green stapled wrappers.

A journal promoting the use of chemical fertilizers in agriculture, with lots of testimonials, mostly from the Maritimes.

With two pages of Rural Recipes.

Short tears to spine, lightly smudged, rubbed, corners creased, else good. 40.00



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14 ALAGOA, E.J. (ed.). Kiabàrà : Journal of the Humanities. Volume 4, Number 2, Harmattan 1981 : Focus on History
School of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria , 1981, 
ALAGOA, E.J. (ed.). Kiabàrà : Journal of the Humanities. Volume 4, Number 2, Harmattan 1981 : Focus on History. (Port Harcourt, Nigeria : School of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, 1981). Pp 1-219,(1). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, red and white card covers. Contents : E.J. Alagoa's “The Ethnographic Dimension of Oral Tradition (p 7-24); E.O. Erim's “Field Techniques for Recording the History of Segmentary Societies” (pp 25-40); Ade Obayemi's “Cultural Dynamics and History of the Niger-Benue Confluence Area before 1900” (pp 41-50); S.O. Babayemi's “The Ideological Base of Power of the Alaafinof Oyo and of his Chiefs” (pp 51-66); N.C. Ejituwu's “The Problem of Feedb ack in Oral Tradition: The Obolo (Andoni) Example” (pp 67-80); Owen J.M. Kalinga's “Oral Tradition and the Reconstruction of the Pre-colonial History of Malawi: A Reassessment” (pp 81-104); Adell Paton, Jr.'s “Oral Tradition in the Reconstruction of Ningi History ca. 1880-1908” (pp 105-126); Gloria Thomas Emeagwali's “Alternative Perspectives on the Reconstruction of the African Past: The Case of Walter Rodney” (pp 127-138); Ade Adefuye's “Recording the Oral History of the Palwo” (pp 139-156); Jan Vansina's “Ethnographyas History: The Past of the peoples in the Equatorial Rainforest of Africa ” (pp 157-192); E.J. Alagoa's “Oral Data as Archives in Africa” (pp 193-202); Nwanna Nzewunwa's “The Organisation of Pre-historic Research in Nigeria”(pp 203-215). Covers rubbed and browned, else good to very good. 20.00

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15 ALBERTA MILITARY INSTITUTE) Alberta Military Institute Journal 1945
Alberta Military Institiute, 1945, 
(ALBERTA MILITARY INSTITUTE). Alberta Military Institute Journal 1945. Calgary: The Alberta Military Institiute, [1945]. Pp. 172. Illustrated. 8vo, red stapled, ill. card covers. Corners slightly bumped, covers rubbed else vg. 40.00

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16 ALBION, Robert G. Mariner's Mirrror, 38:1, Feb 1952 Maritime Miscellany Series, number 5 Timber Problem of the Royal Navy, 1652-1862
Mariner's Mirror, 1952, 
ALBION, Robert G. The Timber Problem of the Royal Navy, 1652-1862 . [N.pl.]: The Mariner's Mirror, February 1952. Pp. [4]-20,(3). 8vo, stapled printedself wraps. Reprinted from The Mariner's Mirror, volume 38, number 1, Febr uary 1952 (The Quarterly Journal of the Society for Nautical Research). Maritime Miscellany Series, number 5. Very good. 6.00

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17 ALCOCK, F.J. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 74, No. 3 JENNESS, Diamond BRUEMMER, Fred Scow Brigade on the Athabaska. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal,Vol. 74, No. 3, March, 1967
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1967, 
ALCOCK, F.J. "Scow Brigade on the Athabaska." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXXIV, No. 3, March, 1967, pp 92-99. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1967. Pp [i]-iv,(1),76-108,v-xii,(2) includingcovers. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled w rappers. Also includes Brenda Lee-Whiting's “The Opeongo Road – An Early Colonization Scheme” (pp 76-83); Fred Bruemmer's “Samson Koeenagnak : Am Eskimo of the Barren Land” (pp 84-91); Diamond Jenness's “The Ascent of Mount Madawana, Goodenough Island” (pp 100-108). Cover photo of a mill on the banks of the Bonnechere River at Renfrew, Ontario. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 18.00

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Ancient Egypt in the Metropolitan Museum Journal. 2nd US in dj , ALDRED, Cyril, et al
18 ALDRED, Cyril, et al Ancient Egypt in the Metropolitan Museum Journal. 2nd US in dj
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1983, 
ALDRED, Cyril, et al. Ancient Egypt in the Metropolitan Museum Journal. Volumes 1-11 (1968-1976). Articles by Cyril Aldred, Henry G. Fischer, Herman de Meulenaere, Birgit Nolte, Edna R. Russmann. (N.Y.) : Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1983). Second Printing. Pp 201. Illustrated. 4to, red cloth. Vg-fine in dj (spine browned, ½ inch tear to front panel). 125.00

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19 ALEXANDER, David Acadiensis 10:1 O'DEA, Shane OMMER, Rosemary E. Literacy and Economic Development. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.10, No.1. Autumn/ A utomne 1980
Acadiensis, 1980, 
ALEXANDER, David. "Literacy and Economic Development in Nineteenth Century Newfoundland." An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Volume 10, No.1. Autumn/Automne 1980. Pp 3-34. Also Shane O'Dea's review essay "Architecture and Building History in Atlantic Canada" (pp.158-163). John G. Reid's "Mount Allison College: The Reluctant University" (pp.35-66); Rosemary E. Ommer's "Anticiapting the Trend" the Pictou Ship Register, 1840-1889" (pp.67-89); Susan Buggey's "Building Halifax, 1841-1871" (pp.90-112); and a document "A Letter from Louisbourg, 1756" (written bya Monsieur De La Varenne), edited here by Ken Donovan, several review essa ys including Harold F. McGee's "No Longer Neglected: The Native Peoples of the Maritimes"; W.G. Godfrey's "Canadian History Textbooks and the Maritimes"; others. Vg. 8.50

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20 ALEXANDER, David GRIFFITHS, Naomi BILSON, Geoffrey GODFREY, W.G. Development and Dependence in Newfoundland 1880-1970. An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. 4, No. 1, Autumn / Automne 1974
Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 1974, 
ALEXANDER, David. “Development and Dependence in Newfoundland 1880-1970.” An article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol. IV, No. 1, Autumn/Automne 1974, pp 3-31. (Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 1974). Pp [1]-159,(1). 8vo, blue and white card covers. Also : Articles : "Franco-Americans in Maine: A Geographical Perspective” by James P. Allen (pp 32-66); “Acadians in Exile: the Experiences of the Acadian in the British Seaports” by Naomi Griffiths (pp 67-84); “The Cholera Epidemic in Saint John, N.B, 1854” by Geoffrey Bilson (pp 85-99) [Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.122]; “John Bradstreet at Louisbourg: Emergenceor Re-emergence?” by W.G. Godfrey (pp 100-120); Documents: “Sydney Morton' s Diary” (with an introduction by John Leefe, pp 121-129); reviews. Smudge to front cover, a few pencil marks, else very good. 10.00

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