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1 APT Bulletin CHARBONNEAU, A. SAUNDERS, I.J. TURNER, S.L. APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 12, No.3. 1980
Association for Preservation Technology APT, Ottawa, 1980, 
(APT Bulletin). APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. XII, No. 3, 1980. (Ottawa : APT, 1980). Pp [1]-156. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Letter to Editor: re timber construction (by R. Irving); Letter to Editor: ve reproducing cast iron balustrades (by J.S. Howell and J. Lauder); Letter to Editor: re book review (by M/. Denhez); Letter to Editor: re wall construction (by T. Ritchie); Letter to Editor: re documentary notes (by V.O. Ridout); Architectural Trompe-l'oeil in Quebec Around 1900 (by J. Bland); Preservation Comes of Age From Williamsburg to the National Trust, 1926-1949 (by C.B. Hosmer Jr.); Plantation Papers as a Source for Landscape Documentation and Interpretation: The Thomas Butler Papers (by S.L. Turner); A History of the Tunnel Kiln and Other Kilns for Burning Bricks (by T. Ritchie); Positive Evidence: Using Photographs as Documents in Structural History (by M. Archibald); Documentary msearen for Scotland's "Buildings in the Countryside Survey" (by N.G. Allen); Notes sur la maçonneine de deux edifices militaires construits à Quebec au milieu du XIXe siècle (par A. Charbonneau0; The GraduateProgram in Public Historical Studies, University of California, Santa Barb ara (by C.W. Pursell, Jr.); The Restoration of Government House, Regina, Saskatehewan: An Historian's Perspective .(by I.J. Saunders). Very good. 30.00

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2 ARMSTRONG, Tammy Translations : Aistreann. 1st pbk
Coteau Books, Regina, SK, 2002, ISBN:1550502034 
ARMSTRONG, Tammy. Translations : Aistreann . (Regina, SK): Coteau Books, (2002). First Printing. Pp. [8],(1)-369,[7]. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with blue-green spine. A novel by the New Brunswick-born author, about a woman's efforts in translating the Gaelic diaries of one of her ancestors in Ireland. Vg. 12.00

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3 ARTIBISE, Alan F.J. (ed.). FORWARD, Charles N. GIDNEY, Norman CHECKLAND, S.G. Urban History Review No. 1 : 78.
History Division, National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, 1978, 
ARTIBISE, Alan F.J. (ed.). Urban History Review No. 1-78. Ottawa : History Division, National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, June, 1978. Pp [1]-131,(2). Illustrated. Map. 4to, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Contents : "The City of Kingston Archives" (by Anne MacDermaid); "Reginaand Saskatoon as Retirement Centres" (by Charles N. Forward); "From Coal t o Forest Products: The Changing Resource Base of Nanaimo, B.C." (by Norman Gidney); "First International Conference on the History of Urban and Regional Planning: A Report" (by S.M. Gaskell); "Urban History in the British Idiom" (by S.G. Checkland); "Resource Towns as New Towns" (by N. Pressman and K. Lauder). Rubbed, edgewear, two tiny white-outs and pen mark to front cover, else very good. 15.00

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4 AXELROD, Paul REID, John G. FINGARD, Judith MOODY, Barry Youth, University and Canadian Society : Essays in the Social History of Higher Education
McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989, ISBN:0773507094 
AXELROD, Paul and John G. Reid, editors. Youth, University and Canadian Society : Essays in the Social History of Higher Education. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1989) Pp. (5),vi-xxx,(3),4-381,(5). 8vo, grey card covers. "Paul Axelrod and John Reid guide the reader through one hundred years of complex and turbulent history of youth, university, and society. They examine how students have been affected by war and social change." -- from rear cover. Contents: Part I: Region, Gender, and Social Class: 1. Chad Gaffield, Lynne Marks, and Susan Laskin's "Student Populationsand Graduate Careers: Queen's University, 1895-1900"; 2. Judith Fingard's "College, Career, and Community: Dalhousie Coeds, 1881-1921"; 3. Malcolm MacLeod's "Parade Street Parade: The Student Body at Memorial University College, 1925-49". Pat II: Student Life and Culture: 4. A.B. McKillop's "Marching as to War; Elements of Ontario Undergraduate Culture, 1880-1914"; 5. Keith Walden's "Hazes, Hustles, Scraps, and Stunts: Initiations at the University of Toronto, 1880-1925"; 6. James M. Pitsula's 'Student Life at Regina College". Part III: The Campus at War: 7. Barry M. Moody's "Acadia and the Great War"; 8. Nancy Keifer and Ruth Roach Pierson's "The War Effort and Women Students at the University of Toronto, 1939-45". Part IV: Student Movements and Social Change: 9. Diana Pederson's "'The Call to Service': The YWCAand the Canadian College Woman, 1886-1920"; 10. Paul Axelrod's "The Studen t Movement of the 1930s"; 11. Patricia Jasen's "'In Pursuit of Human Values(or Laugh When You Say That)': The Student Critique of the Arts Curriculum in the 1960s". Part V: The Learning Environment: 12. John G. Reid's "Beyon d the Democratic Intellect: The Scottish Example and University Reform in Canada's Maritime Provinces, 1870-1933"; 13. Yves Gingras's "Financial Support for Post-graduate Students and the Development of Scientific Research inCanada"; 14. Michael Behiels's "Father Georges-Henri Levesque and the Intr oduction of Social Sciences at Laval, 1938-55". Some highlighting in the text, else very good. 15.00

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5 BAKER, Brenda Maleness of God. pb.
Coteau Books, 1999, 
BAKER, Brenda. The Maleness of God. (Regina, Sask.): Coteau Books, (1999). Pp 282. 8vo, ill. card covers. Vg. 12.00

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6 Baptist Union of Western Canada) Jubilee 1873 - 1923 : Fifty Years of Baptist Work in Western Canada
Baptist Union of Western Canada, 1923, 
(Baptist Union of Western Canada). Jubilee 1873 - 1923 : Fifty Years of Baptist Work in Western Canada. [Calgary?] : The Baptist Union of Western Canada, [1923]. Pp (6),7-118. With 44 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations. 8vo, blue card covers, front cover lettered in black and decorated in gilt, spine blank. Cover title : Western Baptist Jubilee 1873 - 1923. Not seen in Peel. Contents : 1. The Great Commission and the Great West. 2. Following the Pioneers [includes Rev. Alexander McDonald, Rev. Alexander Grant, Rev. H.G. Mellick, Rev. C.C. McLaurin, Rev. F.W. Patterson, Rev. J.W. Litch, &c]. 3. Occupying the Home Base - English [includes Rev. W.C. Smalley, Rev. E.L. Jackson, Pastor E.D. Pound, &c]. 4. Occupying the Home Base - Non-English [Swedsh: Rev. J.P. Sundstrom, Rev. J. Paul Erickson; Norwegian Baptists - the North Winnipeg Mission - Hungarian Work, Rev. John O. Kovach - Russo-Ukrainian Work, &c]. 4. Women's Work (by Mrs. E.L. Hill, withphotos of Mrs W.H. Spofford.(of Victoris, B.C.) and of Mrs G.H.V. Bulyea 6 . Making Men for the MInistry [including Prairie College, Rev. John Crawford; Rapid City Academy - Brandon College (three roots of Brandon University)Rev. A.P. McDiarmid - Rev. H.P. Whidden; Rev. Frankin W. Sweet, &c]. 7. Th e West in the East [on missions to India and Bolivia]. 8. Facing the Future. Photos of Cameron Memorial Church, Regina; Jackson Avenue Church, Vancouver, British Columbia; McDermot Avenue Baptist Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Hungarian Church, Kipling, Saskatchewan; Very good, clean tidy copy. 65.00

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7 BARBEAU, Marius SHOOLMAN, Regina Lenore, trans. LISMER, Arthur. National Museum Bulletin No. 75, Anthropological Series No. 16. Folk-Songs of Old Quebec. 2d ed.
Roger Duhamel, 1964, 
BARBEAU, Marius. Folk-Songs of Old Quebec. Song Translations by Regina Lenore Shoolman; Illustrations by Arthur Lismer. National Museum Bulletin No. 75, Anthropological Series No. 16. (Ottawa: Roger Duhamel, 1964). Second edition. Pp 72. 8vo, glossy printed card covers. Spine sunned, else vg. 30.00

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8 BARBEAU, Marius. SHOOLMAN, Regina Lenore, song translations. LISMER, Arthur. National Museum of Canada Anthropological Series 16, bulletin 75) Folk-Songs of Old Quebec. First Edition.
Department of Mines / National Museum of Canada, Ottawa, 1938, 
BARBEAU, Marius. Folk-Songs of Old Quebec. Song translations by Regina Lenore Shoolman. Illustrations by Arthur Lismer. [Ottawa]: Department of Mines,National Museum of Canada, [n.d. - late 1930s?]. Pp. (8),[1]-72,(4). Illus trated. 8vo, yellow card covers with black lettering to front and spine. National Museum of Canada Anthropological Series, number 16, bulletin 75. Includes an essay on the spread of folk-songs in the region, as well as the music and text of the songs: "La Plainte du coureur des bois", "Le Prince d'Orange", "Le Prince Eugene", "Le Retour du soldat", "A la Claire fontaine", "La Rose blanche", "Dans les haubans", "Le Miracle du nouveau-ne", "Rossignolet sauvage", "Qui n'a pas d'amour", "La-haut sur ces montagnes", "Dame Lombarde", "Renaud", "Germine", and "La Nourrice du roi". With bibliography. Inner hinges tape-strengthened, chip to head of spine, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 30.00

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9 BARRY, Bill. Ukrainian People Places : The Ukrainians, Germans, Mennonites, Hutterites and Doukhobors and the names they brought to Saskatchewan. Signed, paperback.
People Places Publishing, Regina, 2001, ISBN:1894022653 
BARRY, Bill. Ukrainian People Places : The Ukrainians, Germans, Mennonites,Hutterites and Doukhobors and the names they brought to Saskatchewan. (Reg ina: People Places Publishing, September 2001). First Printing. Pp. (1),2-160. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with yellow lettering to front cover and spine. "'Ukrainian People Places' explores [the] names and the stories behind them. [...] In addition to the Ukrainians themselves, here you will find the stories of German-speaking people who came from Ukraine, among them the Mennonites and Hutterites, along with the Russian-speaking Doukhoborswho also passed through Ukraine on their way to Canada." - from the rear c over. Contents: 1. The Ukrainians; 2. Galicia: Ivano-Frankivs'ke -- L'viv -- Ternopil -- Other Galician names; 3. Bukovyna; 4. Other Ukrainian place names; 5. Some Ukrainians, famous and otherwise; 6. Ukrainian phrases; 7. German Names from Ukraine: The Black Sea Germans -- German Names from Galiciaand Bukovyna; 8. The Mennonites: Denominationalism -- The Mennonites and E ducation -- The Hague-Osler Reserve -- The Swift Current Reserve -- Other Mennonite Names; 9. The Hutterites; 10. The Doukhobor Connection Very good. Signed by the author. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be a bitcheaper than quoted. 20.00

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10 BATHURST, Norm. Misadventures of Mercator One.
Norm Bathurst Productions Ltd., 1978, 
BATHURST, Norm. The Misadventures of Mercator One. Photos by Mercator crew and Norm Bathurst. Cartoons drawn by Doug Scott. N.pl.: Norm Bathurst Productions Ltd., May 1978. First Edition. Pp (40). Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo, illustrated red stapled card covers. A humourous photo and cartoon book about the Mercator One. “Regina Maris, 5813 GRT, Loa 118m, 276 passengers :Lubeck Line's Regina Maris was built in 1966 especially for cruising in re mote areas. She quickly established a very high reputation for her cruises in Northern Europe. In 1976 she was sold to a Canadian firm and renamed Mercator One, but spent most of her time in lay up. Deilmann bought her in 1979 and she became the Frankfurt One. After a refit she was renamed back to Regina Maris. Deilmann operated her for several years as a cruise ship before the advent of newer vessels such as Berlin and later Deutschland. She wassuddenly sold to shipping tycoon Latsis and renamed Alexander in 1984. Lat sis converted her to a private yacht (only 12 passengers....) and invited the Saudi Royal Family, Prince Charles and Lady Di, President Bush Sr. to sail in her. She is currently on the yacht charter market.” from CruiseShipOdyssey's website. A nice, tight, bright copy. 25.00

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11 BEAN, Robert (ed.) Image and Inscription : An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Photography
Gallery 44 / YYZ Books, Toronto, 2006, ISBN:0920397417 
BEAN, Robert, (ed.). Image and Inscription : An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Photography. Toronto : Gallery 44 / YYZ Books, (2006). First Edition. Pp [1]-232. Illustrated. Square 8vo, white card covers. Robert 'Bob' Bean, (b.1954, Regina, Saskatchewan). Of local interest : Mabou/Caribou (by Katherne Knight, pp 120-124). Contents : Cercles Chromatiques de M.E. Chevreul, 1861 (by Arnaud Maggs); Local Rock (by Alain Paiement); Tales Without Grounds (by Eve K. Tremblay); The System of Allusions (by Marie-Josee Jean); Disaster Topographics (by Blake Fitzpatrick); Light in the Loafers: The Gaynor Photographs of Gaetan Dugas and the Invention of Patient Zero (by RobinMetcalfe); Nation, Identity, Periphery, and Modernity: Synthesizing Canada ’s Photographic History (by Carol Williams); Objects of Desire: The Photo Art of William Eakin (by Robert Enright); First Nation’s BC (by Arthur Renwick); Mabou/Caribo (by Katherine Knight); Spiritual Suite (by Rosalie Favell); Empire (by Scott McFarland); The Metropolitan Museum of Edward Milla (byVid Ingelevics); The Post/Colonial Photographic Archive and the Work of Me mory (by Lynne Bell); Jayce Salloum: Archive of the Street (by Jim Drobnickand Jennifer Fisher); Because of Burning and Ashes: A Few Works by Robert Frank and Lani Maestro (by Stephen Horne); Questions of Obsolescence (by Robert Bean); We Have a Situation: Sorry (by Cathy Busby); Art Stars (by Jeanne Ju); Archival Treatment (by Michael Maranda). Llight cover wear, else very good. 35.00

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12 BEECHING, William C. Canadian Plains Studies, no. 18 Canadian Volunteers : Spain, 1936-1939. First Edition in dustjacket
Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regins, Regina, Saskatchewan, 1989, ISBN:0889770573 
BEECHING, William C. Canadian Volunteers : Spain, 1936-1939. (Regina, Saskatchewan) : Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regins, 18=989., First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xliii,(1),1-212,+ 16 pp plates. Index. 8vo, red cloth, silver lettering to fron t board and spine. Canadian Plains Studies, no. 18. Very good in dustjacket. 50.00 "Nineteen eighty-nine marks the fiftieth anniversary of the end of the three-year Spanish civil war, which broke out in 1936. The year before, the Spanish people had elected a Republicangovernment pledged to democratic reforms, but General Francisco Franco was determined to overcome the new government and its objectives. To that end, he became leader of a generals' revolt which was supported by the army, ai r force and navy, and equipped by the fascist dictators Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. The Spanish people fought back heroically. Stirred by theirvaliant struggle, men and women from many countries flocked to Spain to jo in the Spanish Republican army. Some forty thousand volunteered to serve inthe Republic's International Brigades, the first army of its type in recor ded history. Canada's Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion, about 1,440 strong, formed part of the 15th International Brigade, itself made up of English-speaking volunteers. Among these young men and women were Canada's first dead inthe fight against fascism. They lie buried in unmarked graves, remembered by their comrades, and a part of Canadian history. The story of the Canadians who fought in Spain in defence of democracy is movingly retold by a man who was himself a volunteer. " (from front flap oif dj). "Histories and other literature abound about the three-year Spanish civil war, 1936-1939, principally because the conflict drew at least forty thousand volunteers from many different countries who deliberately risked life and limb to aid the cause of the people of another country. The journey to Spain was fraught with difficulties. For some it meant climbing the Pyrenees at night, eluding the rifles and dogs of French border guards. Others were torpedoed by an Italian submarine on their way to Barcelona. Yet others were jailed. The Canadians who fought in the Spanish civil war, most of them politically conscious members of the working class, were pitched against the better-armed fascist forces for nearly three years before World War II began. Their story is one of costly victories and bitter losses. At the end, the surviving Canadian volunteers of the 15th International Brigade and the Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion faced difficulties returning to Canada, where the government rejected the idea that the men had fought for democracy. The volunteers were rewarded for their heroism by the Canadian people, however. Thousands turned out to welcome home Canada's first anti-fascist soldiers who had written a vivid, exceptional and inspiring chapter in Canadian history." (from th eback panel of dj). Contents : Roll of Honour; Preface; The Call to Spain; Going to Spain; The Defence of Madrid; The Battles in fhe Aragon; Crossing theEbro; A War on Many Fronts; Afrocities; The Journey Home; Their Place in H istory. Very good in dustjacket. 50.00

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13 BENTHAM, Douglas) PHILLIPS, Carol BENTHAM, Douglas Douglas Bentham : Getting To Now
Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK, 1980, 
(BENTHAM, Douglas). Douglas Bentham : Getting To Now. Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, August 1 to October 31, 1980. Regina : Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1980. Pp (4),1-50,(2). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated card covers. An exhibition catalogue. Text by Carol Phillips. Douglas Bentham is a Saskatchewan sculptor born in Rosetown in 1947. Edgeworn, rubbed, top front corner chipped, inkstamp to insiderear cover, else very good. 20.00

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14 BORYS, Stephen D. Impressionist Masterworks from the National Gallery of Canada
National Gallery, Ottawa, 2000, 
BORYS, Stephen D. Impressionist Masterworks from the National Gallery of Canada . Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, 30 August - 5 November 2000; MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, 18 November 2000 - 21 January 2001; Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, 9 February - 29 April 2001; Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 12 October 2001 - 2 January 2002; Musée du Quéec, Quebec City, 7 February - 5 May 2002. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 2000. Pp. (2),3-32. Illustrated. Double column. oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Vg. 15.00

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15 BOWEN, Gail. Brutal Heart : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket.
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9780771016875 
BOWEN, Gail. The Brutal Heart : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. (Toronto, Ontario) : McClelland & Stewart, (2008). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-325,(5). 8vo, black paper-covered boards with metallic blue lettering to spine. Gail Dianne Bowen, née Bartholomew (b. September 22, 1942, Toronto). "It's a perfectMay day in Regina, and the forsythia in Joanne Kilbourn's garden is in daz zling bloom. Friends and neighbours have gathered there to celebrate the fiftieth birthday of Joanne's new husband, Zack Shreve, among them Ginny Monaghan, the Conservative MP for their riding, whose presence causes quite a stir. A general election is just weeks away, and she is here to charm everyone into ignoring rumours about her recent sexual escapades. Ginny knows herpolitical future is in the balance, and she needs all the help she can get . By the end of the party, the sadness Zack's been feeling ever since his friend Ned Osler took his own life a few weeks earlier has lifted. But then his cellphone rings, and it's not someone calling to wish him happy birthday. It's the police with the news that a local call girl has been found murdered, a call girl with an impressive client list. Two names on it stand out: Ned Osler and Zack Shreve. Shaken by Zack's revelation that before he mether he regularly saw this woman, Joanne throws herself into her work -- a project on women and politics that Monaghan has agreed to co-operate with. But she's haunted by the prostitute's death and decides to find out why thedead woman had started to threaten her clients with blackmail, an investig ation that risks not just her marriage but her life. In 'The Brutal Heart',Bowen expertly mixes the ingredients of marriage, family, politics -- and murder -- into a constantly surprising and compulsively readable story. As Zack tells Joanne, it's the loose ends of our lives that hang us." - from the dustjacket. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 18.00

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16 BOWEN, Gail. Colder Kind of Death : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket.
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1994, ISBN:0771014821 
BOWEN, Gail. A Colder Kind of Death : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. (Toronto):McClelland & Stewart, (1994). First Printing. Pp. (6), 1-233, (1). 8vo, bl ue cloth with copper lettering to spine. "When a prisoner is shot to death in the exercise yard of a Saskatchewan penitentiary, Joanne Kilbourn finds herself haunted by a part of her past she wished had never happened. The dead prisoner is Kevin Tarpley, the man who six years earlier had brutally killed her politician husband, Ian, in a seemingly senseless act alongside the TransCanada Highway. The haunting takes on a more menacing cast several days later when Tarpley's sinister wife, Maureen, is discovered dead in a snow-swept Regina parking lot. A brightly coloured scarf is found wound tightly around her neck, a scarf that belongs to none other than Joanne Kilbourn. Soon this single mother, author, university professor, and TV-show panelist is deemed the "number one" suspect in Maureen Tarpley's demise. Joanne knows there has to be a connection between these two murders. But what is it? A cryptic letter sent to Joanne by Kevin Tarpley just days before his death intimates that Ian Kilbourn's killing may not have been as senseless as first assumed. In fact, there are hints that some of Ian's political colleagues may have been involved. But how deeply and in what way? Then there's the faded photograph of a pretty young woman and her baby that Joanne finds tucked in the wallet of her dead husband. Does it offer any clue to Ian's murder, or to the deaths of the Tarpleys? Warily, Joanne Kilbourn is forced to follow a tangled trail deep into a heartbreaking past she never knew existed. A Colder Kind of Death is the fourth novel featuring Gail Bowen's "reluctant sleuth," Joanne Kilbourn. With its deft mix of wry humour and mayhem, closely observed family scenes and gripping suspense, warm characterization and betrayal, it confirms Gail Bowen's stature as one of the greats of mystery fiction. " -- from dustjacket. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 15.00

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Gifted : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery.  First Edition in dustjacket., BOWEN, Gail.
17 BOWEN, Gail. Gifted : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket.
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9780771009983 2013 
BOWEN, Gail. The Gifted : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. (Toronto, Ontario): McClelland & Stewart, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-258,(8). 8vo, green cloth with metallic copper lettering to spine.

Gail Dianne Bowen, née Bartholomew (b. September 22, 1942, Toronto).

"Joanne Kilbourn and her husband, lawyer Zack Shreve, are proud parents of a budding art star. Everyone agrees that Taylor -- who hasn't yet turned fifteen -- is a gifted painter.

But the Shreves' pride is laced with concern: two of Taylor's works are hot items in a fundraising auction for the Racette-Hunter Centre, a multi-usefacility being build to serve North Central Regina's diverse community. Joanne and Zack have seen one of the paintings, but Taylor has carefully guarded the other, a portrait of a young male artist's model. When BlueBoy 21 is finally revealed, it sparks a new kind of relationship bewteen Taylor and her model, Julian Zentner, and becomes the centre of a series of troubling incidents, including theft, blackmail, and a shocking act of violence that threatens to ruin the lives of people close to the Kilbourn-Shreve family.

As Joanne and Zack work to keep everyone safe while searching out the truth behind more than one crime, Joanne grows increasingly uneasy about Julian's influence on Taylor. The more Joanne learns about him, the more certain she is that nobody knows the real Julian, and that there is something sinister in his plans for Taylor that may have irreparable consequences for an adolescent girl. When Taylor, always open-hearted and close to her parents, begins to shut them out, Joanne and Zack's darkest fears seem about to be realized." - from the dustjacket.

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18 BOWEN, Gail. Nesting Dolls : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket.
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2010, ISBN:9780771012754 
BOWEN, Gail. The Nesting Dolls : A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery. (Toronto): McClelland & Stewart, (2010). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-295,(3). 8vo, brown cloth with copper lettering to spine. Gail Dianne Bowen, née Bartholomew (b. September 22, 1942, Toronto). "The city of Regina is no stranger to snowstorms, but the blizzard that hits town shortly before one Christmas is particularly brutal. It chokes streets, knocks out power lines, and leaves tragedyin its wake. In the house before the storm hits full force, Joanne Kilbour n and her family brave the weather for her daughter Taylor's school concert. They are on the point of leaving for home when a young woman, a stranger,walks up to Taylor's friend Isobel, thrusts an infant car seat into her ar ms, and disappears. In the car sea, wearing a Thomas the Tank Engine snowsuit, is a baby, probably six months old, with dark curly hair, just like Isobel's. The next day, after the blizzard has ended and the power has been restored, the young mother's frozen body is found. Under the cover of the storm, someone has raped and strangled her and then dumped her and her car in a parking lot. No one knows who she is or where she came from -- or why sheabandoned her child. Now two women want custody of the baby. Both with a c ompelling claim. Both able to give the child a good life. Both in turmoil over the mother's murder. Both now with a top lawyer prepared to fight in court. It is a heartbreaking case that threatens to tear more than one familyapart. For Joanne is sympathetic to one woman's case -- and her husband, Z ack, is representing the other." -from the dj. Very good in rear-flap-creased, unclipped dustjacket. 18.00

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Search for Heinrich Stief : A Genealogist on the Loose, BOWSER, Les STEEVES FAMILY STIEF, Heinrich
19 BOWSER, Les STEEVES FAMILY STIEF, Heinrich Search for Heinrich Stief : A Genealogist on the Loose
Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551093758 
BOWSER, Les. The Search for Heinrich Stief : A Genealogist on the Loose. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing Ltd, (2001). First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-xiv,1-274. Illustrated. 8vo, brown card covers.

A history / genealogy of the Steeves family of New Brunswick.

"How did an undistinguished German farmer more than 250 years ago become the father of an extended new-world family? And how did one of his descendants, many years later, discover a vital part of the family history? Heinrich and Regina Stief left their homeland in 1748 and settled in Pennsylvania. From there, they and a band of fellow settlers migrated to the rough terrain around New Brunswick's Petticodiac River. Faced with starvation, frigid winters, and abandonment by their sponsors - among them Benjamin Franklin - the settlers defied the odds by not only surviving but prospering. Steeves descendants now number upwards of 150,000 worldwide." - from rear cover.

Chapters :
1. Heinrich Stief : The Legend;
2. Beginnings;
3. Dancing Up a Terrible Storm;
4. A Flamboyant Speculator;
5. Searching for Ancestors;
6. "A Herd of Hogs";
7. Charles Jones, his Mark;
8.Bedbunts and Faggathies, Candlesticks and Chocolate ;
9. A Crisis over Stamps; 10. A Loyal Englishman;
11. Into a Dungeon of Fog;
12. "Nova Scosha or sum such place";
13. A Chance Discovery;
14. Across the Pond;
15. A Hidden History;
16. A Castle in the Sky;
17. In the Neckar Valley;
18. A Travelling Shoemaker;
19. Stief from Schlaitdorf;
20. In America;
21. A Walk on an Old Hill;
22. A Mistaken Signature;
23. Journey to Another World.
With notes, bibliography and index.

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20 BOYD, Hugh New Breaking : An Outline of Co-Operation Among the Farmers of Western Canada. First Edition in dustjacket
J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Limited, Toronto & Vancouver, 1938, 
BOYD, Hugh. New Breaking : An Outline of Co-Operation Among the Farmers of Western Canada. Toronto & Vancouver : J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Limited, (March 1938). First Edition. Pp (10),11-215,(1), frontispiece + 12 leaves ofplates Jacket design by Rowland Trevor. Printed by the Hugh Heaton Printin g House, Limited. Hugh Ross Cameron Boyd (b. 24 Jul 1900 in Ashgrove, Inverness, Scotland - d. 14 Dec 1964 in Edmonton, Alberta). Peel 6157. Not in Watters. "• The author presents in this book an up-to-date and stimulating account of the long and well-sustained farmer struggle for the most satisfactory co-operative method of marketing our wheat and other farm produce. Thiis is coupled with the story of securing appropriate legislation and amendments, designed to protect the producer from the abuses and practices more orless inherent in the warehousing, transporting and handling of grain. • Th e principle of co-operation is amongst the most important of the great forces which are striving for the shaping of our civilization to-day. As a principle it is opposed to the idea ot the "survival of the fittest." Even whenthe system which glorified competition was in its heydey, many men and wom en turned in self-protection to another way of living, and in the mid-nineteenth century laid the foundations of a social and economic order m which co-operation was to be dominant. Everybody who is interested in this aspect of the ever-widening co-operative movement, will find "New Breaking" stimulating reading. • The story of the organised rural activities dating back tosmall beginnings at the turn of the century, are here set forth in consecu tive order, and in a manner designed to be fair and just to all parties concerned. Mr. Boyd has written an interesting, informative and readable book.• An appreciative Foreword is contributed by the Hon. W. R. Motherwell. " - from the dj. Contents: Foreword; Introduction: Concerning Mutual Help; 1.In the Early Days; 2. The Farmers Organize; 3. The Sintaluta Trial and Aft er; 4. Partridge's Plan; 5. Battles of the Grain Growers Grain Company; 6. Two Elevator Experiments in Manitoba; 7. Co-operative Elevators Across the Prairies; 8. The Terminal Question; 9. Expansion and Amalgamation; 10. Canada's First Wheat Board ; 11. The First Drive for Marketing Control; 12. NewPlans and an Ally; 13. The Bone of Contention; 14. The Coming of the Pools ; 15. From Producer to Consumer; 16. The Pools Build Elevators ; 17. Trouble; 18. Fighting Back; 19. National Marketing Again; 20. The Pools and the Grain Inquiry of 1937; 21. The Farmer as Producer and Consumer. With a chronology, a "Short Book List," and index. Photo captions: "The Next Generation" (young farmboy, frontispiece), "Loading a Steamer with Wheat at Churchillon Hudson Bay"; "Putting in the Crop" (with team of horses, opp. 17); "In the Qu'Appelle Valley. In this region the Agricultural Co-opeerative Movement of Western Canada had its Beginning" (opp. 32); "W. R. Motherwell. and Peter Dayman" (opp. 49); "Homestead in Northern Saskatchewan" (opp. 64); "Directors and Officers of the Grain Growers Grain Company, 1910-11" (group photo, with names, opp. 80); "One of the Earliest Farmer-Owned Elevators" / "Section of the Port Arthur Waterfront" (opp. 81); "The Harbour, Fort William" (several ships, two tugs, opp. 96); "Threshing Scene in the Early 'Twenties" (opp. 97); "Harvest on the Manitoba Plains" (opp. 112); "Central Selling Agency of the Canadian Wheat Pools, Board of Directors and Officials, 1927-28" (group photo, with names, opp. 113); "A Shipping Point in Southern Alberta" (view of train and elevators, opp. 128); "Port Terminal No.7, Port Arthur (Capacity 6,900,000 Bushels), which was Constructed for the Saskatchewan Wheat pool in 1928" (a view from the water which shows two grain ships, one being in the Canadian Steamship Lines fleet, opp. 129); "A Canadian Wheat Cargo Reaches the Port of Antwerp" (showing a freighter with two lighters alongside, opp. 160); "Pool Terminal and Vancouver Harbour by Moonlight" (opp. 177); "'One Northern' : A Farm near Regina" (opp. 192). Very good in very good slightly soiled and lightly spine-sunned dustjacket. A lovely copy. 40.00

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