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Invention of Printing in China and Its Spread Westward.  revised ed. in dj, CARTER, Thomas Francis
101 CARTER, Thomas Francis Invention of Printing in China and Its Spread Westward. revised ed. in dj
Columbia University Press, New York, 1931, 
CARTER, Thomas Francis. The Invention of Printing in China and Its Spread Westward. New York: Columbia University Press, (1931). Revised Edition. Pp. 282. With 40 illustrations including two large folding charts. 8vo, black cloth with embossed crest to front, gilt to spine. Partially unopened. "Paper's thousand year journey from China to Europe" -from the dj. Very good in browned dust jacket (some small chips to edges and spine ends). 125.00

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102 Catalogue Catalogus Codicum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Regiae. Vol. I. Libri Theologici.
Hagae Comitum / The Hague, 1922, 
(Catalogue). Catalogus Codicum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Regiae. Vol. I. Libri Theologici. Hagae Comitum, 1922. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-336. Index. 8vo, cream printed card covers. A catalogue of printed theology books from the French Royal Library. Contents : 1. Scriptura Sacra. 2. Liturgia. 3. Theologia Sacra. 4. Historia Sacra (Religionis et Ecclesiae). Text in Latin. Tears tospine ends, rubbed, else very good. Unopened. 50.00

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List of Books : Maps, Charts. Pamphlets, Periodicals, Sheet Music, etc., ofand relating to Newfoundland, Catalogue - Books - Newfoundland) GARLAND, S. E.)
103 Catalogue - Books - Newfoundland) GARLAND, S. E.) List of Books : Maps, Charts. Pamphlets, Periodicals, Sheet Music, etc., ofand relating to Newfoundland
1901, 
(Catalogue - Books - Newfoundland). A List of Books : Maps, Charts. Pamphlets, Periodicals, Sheet Music, etc., of and relating to Newfoundland : Also,- local Photographic Views and View China. Miscellaneous Books For Sale by S. E. Garland; Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Books, Stationery, Periodica ls, Fancy and Sporting Goods. Used and Unused Newfoundland Stamps Bought and Sold. "Garland" Building, 177 Water St. East, St. John's Nfld. N. pl.: "Tribune" Print, [ca. 1901].Pp. [1]-8. 8vo, paper covers. Not in O'Dea. S. E.Garland advertises themselves as "The Leading Bookseller in Newfoundland" on the inside cover. Horizontal fold through the middle with one and a half-inch tear through all, corners dog-eared, narrow band of browning to top half od spine, a few small smudges, some pencilling to several of the listings, else vg. 300.00

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104 CAXTON, William) William Caxton : A Small Exhibition held in the Bodleian Library to Commemorate the Five Hundredth Anniversary of the First Book Printed in the English Language
Bodleian Library, Oxford, 1975, ISBN:0900177586 
(CAXTON, William). William Caxton : A Small Exhibition held in the BodleianLibrary to Commemorate the Five Hundredth Anniversary of the First Book Pr inted in the English Language . Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 1975. Pp. [1]-29,(7). 8vo, illustrated stapled grey card covers. Light edge-browning, else vg. 10.00

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105 CECIL, David, Lord Reading as One of the Fine Arts : An Inaugural Lecture delivered before theUniversity of Oxford on 28 May 1949
Clarendon Press / Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1949, 
CECIL, David, Lord. Reading as One of the Fine Arts : An Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 28 May 1949. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, (21 July) 1949. Second Printing. Pp [1]-16. 8vo, brown stitched card covers. Rubbed and browned, tear to spine, edges nicked, small stain to title page, else good. 10.00

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106 CEGLAR, Charles A. BARAGA, Frederic Bishop Frederic Baraga : Bibliography
Baragiana Publishing, Hamilton, Ont., 1992, ISBN:0969585608 
CEGLAR, Charles A.. Bishop Frederic Baraga : Bibliography. Hamilton, Ont. :(Baragiana Publishing), 1992. Pp (18),15-312,(2),(2). 8vo, green cloth, gi lt lettering to front board and spine. A bibliographic reference for the study of the Venerable Frederic Irenaeus Baraga (b. June 29, 1797, Mala Vas, Slovenia - d, January 19, 1868, Marquette, Michigan) : The "'Snowshoe priest' of the 19th Century, who was to evangelize the natice people of the Michigan Territory during his 37 years he had spent amongst them. The dedicatedmissionary Frederic Baraga built churches and schools, he travelled thousa nds of miles every year inremote places searching for souls to be christianized. [...] the first bishop of Upper Michigan." - publisher's letter. Verygood in very good dustjacket. 20.00

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Lay Culture, Learned Culture : Books and Social Change in Strasbourg, 1480-1599.  1st US in dj., CHRISMAN, Miriam Usher
107 CHRISMAN, Miriam Usher Lay Culture, Learned Culture : Books and Social Change in Strasbourg, 1480-1599. 1st US in dj.
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1982, ISBN:0300025300 
CHRISMAN, Miriam Usher. Lay Culture, Learned Culture : Books and Social Change in Strasbourg, 1480-1599. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, (1982).First US Printing. Pp. 401. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letteri ng to front and spine. How the advent of the printing press helped to socially transform Renaissance and Reformation Strasbourg. Contents: Part I: TheBook Trade: 1. The Printers, 2. The Intellectual Community, 3. The Reading and Book Buying Public. Part II: Clerical Dominance, 1480-1520: 4. Catholi c Publication and the First Humanists, 5. Illustrated Books for the Layman,1490-1520, 6. Scientific Publications, 1480-1520. Part III: Forces for Cha nge, 1515-1549: 7. Christian Humanism and Protestant Publication, 1518-1548, 8. Scientific Publication, 1530-1548, 9. Classical Education, 1538-1550. Part IV: Lay Ascendance, 1549-1570: 10. Vernacular Literature and Popular Science. Part V: The Struggle for Religious and Academic Orthodoxy, 1561-1599: 11. The Problem of Relgious Orthodoxy, 12. The Achievement of Academic Orthodoxy, 13. Propaganda and Journalism, 14. Conclusion. Vg in rubbed, nicked, closed-torn (to top edge) dj. 75.00

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108 CHRISTIE, Richard Copley. DOLET, Étienne Étienne Dolet : The Martyr of the Renaissance 1508-1546 : A Biography. New Edition, Revised and Corrected.
Macmillan and Co., London , 1899, 
CHRISTIE, Richard Copley. Étienne Dolet : The Martyr of the Renaissance 1508-1546 : A Biography. New Edition, Revised and Corrected. London : Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1899. Second Edition. Pp [i]-xxii,(2),[1]-570,(2). Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Étienne Dolet (1509-1546) was aFrench scholar, translator and printer. Chapters : 1. Orléans and Paris; 2 . Padua; 3. Venice; 4. Toulouse; 5. Jean de Caturce and Jean de Boyssone; 6. The Floral Games; 7. The Orator; 8. Guillame Budé and Jacques Bording; 9.Lyons; 10. The Ciceronians; 11. The Commentaries; 12. The CHarge of Plagar ism; 13. Work and Leisure; 14. A Homocide and its Consequences; 15. The Printer (pp.325-352); 16. The Genethliacum and the Avant Naissance; 17. Grammarian and Translator; 18. The Historian. William Lawson Grant (1872-1935) was a Canadian educator and historian, and principal of Upper Canada College.Bottom of spine damp-faded, and a couple of spots to cloth, corners bumped , else very good. Ex-libris W.L. Ghrant (with his bookplate). 35.00

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William W. Clary Oxford Collection : A Descriptive Catalogue.  in dj limited, CLARY, William W. BRIGGS, Grace M. (ed.)
109 CLARY, William W. BRIGGS, Grace M. (ed.) William W. Clary Oxford Collection : A Descriptive Catalogue. in dj limited
University Press, 1956, 
CLARY, William W. The William W. Clary Oxford Collection : A Descriptive Catalogue. Oxford: The University Press, 1956. Printed for the Honnold Library of the Associated Colleges, Claremont, California. Pp. 234. 8vo, navy cloth. This edition limited to 550 copies. A collection of over sixteen hundred books related to Oxford University, divided into two parts. I. The City and the University: History, Description and University Life and II. The influence of Oxford on the World of Thoughts and Affairs. Light foxing to edges of endpapers and along top edge, else vg in dj (half-inch chip to head ofslightly browned spine, two small tears to top edges, a few random spots). $75.00

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110 COCHRAN, Bente Roed. Printmaking in Alberta, 1945-1985. First Edition in dustjacket.
University of Alberta Press, Edmonton, 1989, ISBN:0888641397 
COCHRAN, Bente Roed. Printmaking in Alberta, 1945-1985. (Edmonton): The University of Alberta Press, (1989). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-ix,(1),1-173,(1). Illustrated, occasionally in colour. Double column. Large oblong 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Contents: I. Canadian Printmaking and its Influence on Alberta Printmakers: The Kingston Conference -- 'Canadian Art' -- National Print Societies -- Exposure: National and International Exhibition Opportunities -- Exposure: Commercial Galleries. II. Printmaking in Alberta: Early Print Activities -- The Alberta Society of Artists and 'Highlights' -- The Late Thirties and Forties -- The Fifties: The Print Societies and the Hart House Show -- The Sixties -- Development and Growth of Educational Institutions -- Graphic Workshops in Alberta -- Recent PrintActivities, 1970-1985. III. Alberta Print Artists [with biographical sketc hes and examples of the works of the following]: Elizabeth L.F. Allen, Kay M. Angliss, Maxwell bennett Bates, Derek Michael Besant, Carole Bondaroff, James D. Brodie, John Kenneth Esler, Susan Ford, Velma A. Foster, Francine Gravel, Alexandra Haeseker, Gerald Hushlak, Liz Ingram, Marvin H. Jones, Walter Jule, Harry Mitsuo Kiyooka, William J.H. Laing, Tomas Lax, Barbara Harvey Leighton, Helen Mackie, Thelma Manarey, Margaret May, Marion Nicoll, Gary G. Olson, Lyndal Osborne, Clifford Robinson, Kenneth C. Samuelson, HarrySavage, Noboru Sawai, Bonnie Sheckter, Margaret Dorothy Shelton, James Agr ell Smith, John Snow, Sylvain Voyer, Kenneth A. Webb, George Weber, Andie C. Wicherts, and John Will. Very good in dustjacket. 25.00

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111 COCKERELL, Douglas. Bookbinding as a School Subject. Stage I : Binding Books of one section
G.W. Russell & Son Ltd., Educational Handicrafts, Hitchin, England , 0, 
COCKERELL, Douglas. Bookbinding as a School Subject. Stage I : Binding Books of one section. Hitchin, England : G.W. Russell & Son Ltd., Educational Handicrafts, n.d. [1940s?]. Third Edition. Pp 1-16. Illustrated by Doris Mayer. 8vo, illustrated green stapled card covers. The first volume of a series of bookbinding pamphlets. Vertical crease, edges lightly browned, else very good. 12.50

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112 COCKERELL, Sydney C PLUMMER, John Old Testament Miniatures : A Medieval Picture Book with 283 Paintings From The Creation to The Story of David. in dustjacket
George Braziller, New York, 1969, 
COCKERELL, Sydney C. Old Testament Miniatures : A Medieval Picture Book with 283 Paintings From The Creation to The Story of David. Introduction and Legends by Sydney C. Cockerell. Preface by John Plummer. New York : George Braziller, n.d. [1969]. First Edition. Pp (6),1-[209],(1). Illustrated. Folio, grey cloth, gilt logo to front board, gilt lettering to spine. "Among the great treasures of the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York is an illuminated book more than seven hundred years old, depicting nearly three hundred scenes from the Old Textament, from the Creation to the story of David. Theminiatures, richly colored in shades from red, green, blue, pink, brown, a nd gold, are reproduced here in color in their entirety for the first tme. They are unrivaled for their day in inventiveness, dramatic energy, and detail." (from the dj). ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT., Very good in unclipped, edge-browned dustjacket. 50.00

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113 CODIGNOLA, Luca. Guide to Documents Relating to French and British North America in the Archives of the Sacred Congregation "de Propaganda Fide" in Rome, 1622-1799
National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, 1991, ISBN:0660137585 
(GRANT, George P.). CODIGNOLA, Luca. Guide to Documents Relating to French and British North America in the Archives of the Sacred Congregation "de Propaganda Fide" in Rome, 1622-1799. (Ottawa, Ontario) : National Archives ofCanada, (1991). First Edition. Pp (2),iii-xiii,(1), 1-250,(2). Large 8vo, map-illustrated cardcovers, white lettering to spine. Luca Codignola (b. December 30, 1947, Genoa, Italy). Contents : I. Rome and North America, 1622-1799: The Interpretative Framework. 1. A Newfoundland Example. 2. The Seventeenth Century. 3. The Structures of the New World. 4. The Eighteenth Century. 5. An Age of Revolutions. 6. Conclusions. II. The Establishment of Propaganda and Its Jurisdiction. III. The Archives of Propaganda : 1. Acta. 2. SOCG. 3. Fondo Vienna. 4. Informazioni. 5. Instruzioni. 6. Miscellanee Diverse, Miscellanee Generali, Miscellanee Varie. 7. Udienze. 8. Decreti. 9. Brevi e Bolle. 10. Congregazioni Particolari. 11. Lettere. 12. Congressi. IV.Archivists, Historians, and the Archives of Propaganda : 1. Guides and Fin ding Aids. 2. Calendars and Inventories. 3. Studies. V. Other Roman Archives and Libraries : 1. Archivio Segreto Vaticano. 2. Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana. 3. Biblioteca Casanatense. 4. Biblioteca Vallicelliana. 5. Biblioteca Dell'Accademia dei Lined e Corsiniana. 6. Archivio di Stato di Roma. 7. Biblioteca Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II. 8. Archives of the Religious Orders. VI. Methods Employed in the Preparation of the Calendar. VII. How to Use a Standard Entry of the Calendar. Appendx A - Translations. Bibliography. Index of Proper Names in the Calendar. Very good. 40.00

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114 COHEN, Mark. ATWOOD, Margaret). LAURENCE, Margaret). FINDLEY, Timothy). Censorship in Canadian Literature. First Edition in dustjacket.
McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2001, ISBN:077352214x 
COHEN, Mark. Censorship in Canadian Literature. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,(2),[3]-205,(7). 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Mark Cohen'sre-definition of censorship as essentially a practice of judgment moves be yond the traditional Enlightenment view of censorship as an oppressive government practice and the consequent liberal condemnation of censorship on principle. Since judgment is enmeshed in the fabric of human endeavour, censorship is inevitable; since censorship is inevitable, Cohen concludes, debate over whether censorship itself is desirable should give way to a search for censorship practices that are more just." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Introduction: Justifying Just Judgment; 2. The Case against Censorship: Timothy Findley;' 3. The Ambivalent Artist: Margaret Atwood; 4. In Defence of Censorship: Margaret Laurence; 5. The Inevitability of Censorship: Beatrice Culleton and Marlene Nourbese Philip; 6. Conclusion: Towards a More "Just" Judgment. With bibliography and index. Very good in dustjacket. 30.00

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115 COHEN, Matt Bookseller. First Edition, Signed
Alfred A. Knopf, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:0394223063 
COHEN, Matt. The Bookseller. Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf, (1993). First Canadian Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),[1]-242,(8). 8vo, illustrated pale card covers with french flaps. The Canadian author's final novel, about a bookseller who meets a woman who has shady past connections with the protagonist's brother. Faint cover creasing, else vg. Signed by Cohen on the title page. 40.00

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116 COLE, Richard Cargill Irish Booksellers and English Writers 1740-1800
Mansell Publishing Limited, London, 1986, ISBN:0391034324 
COLE, Richard Cargill. Irish Booksellers and English Writers 1740-1800. (L): Mansell Publishing Limited, (1986). Pp. 266. 8vo, cream coloured paper covered boards, maroon titles to front and spine. Vg. 30.00

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117 COLLARD, Edgar Andrew BEETHOVEN Beethoven & Quebec. The Lawrence Lande Foundation for Canadian Historical Research No. 2.
Redpath Library, McGill University, Montreal , 1966, 
(COLLARD, Edgar Andrew). Beethoven & Quebec. The Lawrence Lande Foundation for Canadian Historical Research No. 2. Montreal : Redpath Library, McGill University, 1966. Pp [1]-17,(3),+ 8 plates. 8vo, tan stapled card covers, printed in red. An essay by Edgar Andrew Collard reprinted from “All Our Yesterdays” of the Gazette, Saturday, April 30th, 1966. Bilingual (English andFrench) texts. Bookplate, else very good. Signed with inscription by Lande . 25.00

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118 CONRAD, Joseph Joseph Conrad Collection in the Polish Library in London. Catalogue (Nos. 1-399).
Polish Library, London , 1970, 
(CONRAD, Joseph). The Joseph Conrad Collection in the Polish Library in London. Catalogue (Nos. 1-399). Compiled by Jadwiga Nowak. London : The PolishLibrary, 1970. Pp [1]-59,(5). Index. 8vo, grey card covers, lettered in re d and black to front cover and in black to spine. A catalogue of books, manuscripts and periodical contributions by Joseph Conrad, housed in The Polish Library, London. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00

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119 CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. WHITE, Elwood L. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series 90. History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. 17th Military History Symposium.
United States Air Force Academy Library, 1996, 
CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. and Elwood L. WHITE. The History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. [N.pl.] : United States Air Force Academy Library, September 1996. Pp. (6),[1]-129,(1). 8vo, side-stapled decorated white card covers, no spine, black lettering to front. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series, number 90. Includes entries under the following geographical headings: General/Comparative, Africa (General), Argentina, Australia, Austria-Hungary (Austria and Hungary), Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada (pp. 15-18), Chile, China, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Greece, Guatemala, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Latin America (General), Lithuania, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia (Soviet Union), Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, United States, Venezuela, and Vietnam. Very good. 20.00

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120 COOK, Hartley Kemball In the Watch Below : The Books and Hobbies of Seamen.
J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1937, 
COOK, Hartley Kemball. In the Watch Below : The Books and Hobbies of Seamen. London : J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., (1937). First Edition. Pp. (8),9-181,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue lettering to spine. This volume focuses onthe hobbies and reading habits of British merchant seamen in the early par t of the twentieth century. Contents: 1. The Seaman ; 2. The 'Dark Ages' ; 3. New Model ; 4. What Do Seamen Read? ; 5. Adult Education for Seamen ; 6.The Seaman as Essayist ; 7. The Seaman as Critic ; 8. A Dream and a Conclu sion. Appendices include examples of the volumes contained in the actual libraries of merchant ships, as well as lists of particular volume popularityamong different vessels and through the ranks of the crews on board. Ships surveyed in this volume include the T.T.S. Aeneas, S.S. Rancher, S.S. Llan gollen, S.S. Trelissick, M.V. King Malcolm, S.S. Vera Radcliffe, and S.S. Makalla. Spine sunned, light ear to cloth, some foxing to early and late leaves, edges spotted, else very good. Uncommon. 50.00

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