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121 Frenchman Butte) Memoirs of Frenchman Butte and Districts. in brown duotang.
Celebrate Saskatchewan, 1980, 
(Frenchman Butte). Memoirs of Frenchman Butte and Districts . [N.pl.]: Celebrate Saskatchewan, 1980. Pp. [120]. Unpaginated. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated yellow stapled card covers in brown duotang. A collection of anecdotes from Frenchman Butte, Saskatchewan and surrounding areas, including how various families came to the region, lists of early land grants, etc. Gift inscription, else vg. 45.00

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122 FRIESEN, Gerald Canadian Prairies : A History
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0802025137 
FRIESEN, Gerald. The Canadian Prairies : A History. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1984). Second Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xv,(3),[3]-524, + 20 p. of black and white photos. Illustrated. 8vo, yellow cloth with black lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Native history: An introduction; 3. The natives' fur trade 1640-1840; 4. The Europeans' fur trade 1640-1805; 5. Maintaining the old order 1805-44: The metis, the fur trade, and the Red River settlement; 6. The metis and the Red River Settlement 1844-70;7. Prairie Indians 1840-1900: The end of autonomy; 8. Canada's empire 1870 -1900: The region and the National Policy; 9. Manitoba 1870-1900: First newprovince of the dominion; 10. The North-West Territories 1870-1905: War an d politics; 11. Immigrant communities 1870-1940: The struggle for cultural survival; 12. Capital and labour 1900-40: Cities, resource towns, and frontier camps; 13. The rural west 1900-30: The farm, the village, and King Wheat; 14. Politics and culture 1900-29; 15. The Depression 1930-40; 16. The new west since 1940: Political and economic change; 17. Conclusion. Very goodin dust jacket. 25.00

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123 GARDINER, Robert, (ed.). EMERSON, William C. LYNCH, Thomas G. McBRIDE, Keith Warship 1990. First American Edition in dustjacket.
Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 1995, ISBN:1557509034 
GARDINER, Robert, (ed.). Warship 1990. (Annapolis, Maryland) : Naval Institute Press, (1990). First American Edition. Printed in Great Britain. Pp (6),7-255,(1). Double column. Illustrated. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering tospine. This is Volume XIV in the series. Contents : "Chapman's Frigates" b y Dan G. Harris; "Ramming" by David K. Brown and Philip Pugh; "Sankeikan: Japan's Coastal Defence Ships of the Matsushima Class" by Jiro Itani, Hans Lengerer and Tomoko Rehm-Takahara; "The Battleship USS Oregon" by William C.Emerson; "Russian 'Lake' Type Submarines and the Baltic War 1914-1916" by Dr Gene C. Stevenson; "Engadine at Jutland" by R.D. Layman; "The Weird Sisters" by Keith McBride (on the British light cruisers HMS Courageous, Furious, & Glorious); "The Imperial Japanese Navy Repair Ship Akashi" by Jiro Itani and Hans Lengerer; "The Yorktown Class" by Robert F. Sumrall; "Aircraft to Malta" by Roger Nailer; "The Midget Submarine Attack on the Tirpitz" by John Marriott; "Twilight of the St Laurents" by Thomas G. Lynch (pp.175-197, including HMCS St Laurent, Saguenay, Skeena, Ottawa, Margaree, Fraser, Assiniboine, Restigouche, Gatineau, Kootenay, Terra Nova, Chaudiere, Columbia, St Croix, Mackenzie, Saskatchewan, Yukon, Qu'appelle, Annapolis and Nipigon); Review section and index. Very good in lightly worn dustjacket. 35.00

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124 GARNER, Hugh) STUEWE, Paul Storms Below: The Turbulent Life and Times of Hugh Garner. First Edition in dustjacket
James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:155028150x 
(GARNER, Hugh). STUEWE, Paul. The Storms Below: The Turbulent Life and Times of Hugh Garner. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, 1988. Pp. 230 with [8] pp. of black & white photographs. 8vo, pale green cloth. Of nautical interest: 4) At War in the Atlantic (1939-1945), in which, rejected by the Canadian Military on the grounds of being a "communist sympathizer", Garner joined the Royal Canadian Navy, as a victualler's assistant, and eventually served on board the former RCMP launch Eileen, the HMCS Arvida, thearmed yacht Moose, the corvettes HMCS Lunenburg and HMCS Battleford (in wh ich Garner's convoy was engaged by U-boats), and the HMCS Saskatchewan. Hisexperiences would serve as the inspiration for his first novel, "Storm Bel ow", set aboard a fictional corvette. Vg in dj. 20.00

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125 GERTLER, L. O. (ed.) Planning the Canadian Environment. First Edition
Harvest House, Montreal, 1968, 
GERTLER, L. O. (ed.). Planning the Canadian Environment. Montreal : HarvestHouse, (1968). First Edition. Pp (6),[11]-311,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, red cloth, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction (by L.O. Gertler). P art I - The Evolution of Planning in Canada. Thomas Adams and the Commission of Conversation (by Alan H. Armstrong). The Patron Saint of Town Planningin British Columbia (by H. Peter Oberlander). The Origin of Colonial Settl ements in the Maritimes (by Michael Hugo-Brunt). Some Economic and Social Influences on Regional Planning in Alberta (by Leonard O. Gertler). Part II - The Background Ideas. The Fundamental Aims of Planning (by A. Benjamin Handler). Suburbs: Myth and Reality (by Andre Saumier). Panners Concert (by Humphrey S.M. Carver). Part III - Land, as Resource and Space. Resources forTomorrow, The Background Papers (by John Dakin). Resource Planning at the Federal Level (by J.L. Jenness). Recreation Area Planning: Some Physical and Ecological Requirements (by Eugene Mattyasovsky). Land Speculation: Its Effects and Controls (by R.W.G. Bryant). Part IV - Developing and Planning the Regions of Canada. Observations on Canadian Cities, 1960-61 (by E.T. Rashleigh). Flemingdon Park, A New Urban Community (by Macklin L. Hancock). Metropolitan Man, Some Economic and Social Aspects (by Murray Jones). Fort Saskatchewan: An Industrial Satellite of Edmonton (by P.J. Smith). Part V - Perspectives for Regional Planning. A Tale of Two Cities (by Nigel H. Richardson). Regional Planning (by Hans Blumenfeld). International Trends on Urban and Regional Planning (by Ralph M. Rookwood). Planning of the Metropolitan Region (by Gordon Stephenson). Spine sunned, penned name, else very god. 35.00

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126 GIESBRECHT, Peter. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 216). YATES, J. Michael, dedication copy) Hungry Leaves
Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1977, ISBN:0920110347 
GIESBRECHT, Peter. Hungry Leaves. Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1977. Pp. (4),5-64. 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black lettering tofront cover and spine. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, number 216. The first coll ection of poems by the Saskatchewan-born Giesbrecht (b. 1933). Includes thefollowing poems: "Analogue", "Death Crystal", "A Season", "A Sign", "Hangi ng", "A Judgement", "Silence", "An Entrance", "Hungry Leaves", "This Was", "Desert Shadow", "After Brush Fire", "Winter Smoke", "His Night", "Captive", "Chinese Tea", "One Day", "Her Smile", "Spiral", "The Tide", "Storm", "Witch", "The Rider", "It Is Late", "I'm Patient", "They Had My Eyes", "In TheDominion", "Here", "Black Light", "Passage", "The Cliff Statue", "The Brid ge", "Stanley", "The Time", "After", "2 Face", "Rendezvous", "Lost", "Watch", "Surfaces", "Wool", "Coffee", "Waiting", "New Years...", "Decision", "City Girl", "Again", "This Hour", "Danger", "Hunger", "Return", "Ships", "Trail", "Somnambulist", "The Tunnel", "The Going", and "Discovery". Very good.Signed and inscribed by Giesbrecht on the flyleaf to J. Michael Yates, one of the people to whom this collection is dedicated. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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127 GILL, James E., ed. Royal Society of Canada Special Publications, 2. BERGERON, Robert. FAHRIG, W.F. Proterozoic in Canada.
University of Toronto Press / Royal Society of Canada, Toronto, 1957, 
GILL, James E., ed. The Proterozoic in Canada. Toronto : published by The University of Toronto Press in co-operation with The Royal Society of Canada, 1957. Pp. (4),[v]-x,(2),3-191,(1), + 1 folding figure. 8vo, green cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. The Royal Society of Canada Special Publications number 2. "'Proterozoic' rock groups include those Precambrian rocks that are least deformed and metamorphosed. Except for the absence of fossils in the sediments they differ little from younger rocks and geologists have felt considerable confidence in interpreting their origins and historical significance. Because of this and the occurrence in them of important economci deposits, they have been examind in great detail in somelocalities. The results of such studies and of others of a reconnaissance nature are summarized in the descriptive papers in this volume." - from thepreface. Contents: Introductory: "Proterozoic in Canada" (J.M. Harrison an d K.E. Eade); discussion by J.T. Wilson; "Life in the Proterozoic" (Alice E. Wilson); "Dating the Proterozoic in Canada" (R.M. Farquhar and R.D. Russell). The Canadian Shield: "Proterozoic Rocks of the Southern Part of the Canadian Shield: Summary" (James E. Thomson); "Proterozoic Rocks of Northwestern Quebec and Larder Lake, Ontario" (James E. Thomson); "The Proterozoic of the Cobalt Area" (Robert Thomson); "The Proterozoic of the Matachewan - Wanapitei - Temagami Area" (James E. Thomson); "The Questionable ProterozoicRocks of the Sudbury - Espanola Area" (James E. Thomson); "Stratigraphy, Q uirke Lake - Elliot Lake Sector, Blind River Area, Ontario" (S.M. Roscoe); "The North Shore of Lake Huron from Gladstone to Spragge Townships" (E.M. Abraham); "The Proterozoic of the Original Huronian" (James E. Thomson); "The Proterozoic of the Mamainse Point Area" (James E. Thomson); "The Proterozoic of the Port Arthur and Lake Nipigon Regions, Ontario" (W.W. Moorhouse);"Questionable Proterozoic Rocks of Manitoba" (G.H. Charlewood and J.F. Dav ies); "Proterozoic Rocks of the Northwest Territories and Saskatchewan" (I.C. Brown and G.M. Wright); "The Proterozoic Stratigraphiy of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and Northwestern Greenland" (R.G. Blackadar); "Proterozoic Rocks of the Northern Part of the Labrador Geosyncline, the Cape Smith Belt, and the Richmond Gulf Area" (Robert Bergeron, pp. 101-111); "Geology ofCertain Proterozoic Rocks in Quebec and Labrador" (W.F. Fahrig, pp. 112-12 3); "Late Precambrian Rocks of the North Shore of the St. Lawerence River and of the Mistassini and Otish Mountains Areas, Quebec" (Robert Bergeron); "The Grenville PRovince" (D.F. Hewitt). Concluding: "The Proterozoic of Eastern Canadian Appalachia" (L.J. Weeks); "The Proterozoic of the Cordillera in Southeastern British Columbia and Southwestern Alberta" (J.E. Reesor); "Possible Proterozoic Occurrences in British Columbia, the Yukon and Northwest Territories" (H.C. Gunning); summary and discussion by J.E. Gill. Very good. 20.00

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128 GILLMOR, Don MARKEN, Ron The Westerners' Guide to Eastern Canada. First Edition.
Eden Press, Montreal, 1985, 1985 0920792537 / 9780920792537 
GILLMOR, Don, (ed). The Westerners' Guide to Eastern Canada. (Montreal) : Eden Press, (1985). First Edition. Pp (8),1-71,(1). With cartoons, b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, cartoon-illustrated green & gold cardcovers, with green & gold spine.

Don Gillmor (b. January 1, 1959, Fort Frances, Ontario).

Pieces by
Frederick Biro,
Mike Boone,
Pamela Chichinskas,
Patrick Cotter,
Elaine Edelstein,
Sarah Gardner,
Emmanuelle Gattuso,
Evelyne Hertel,
David Miller ["The Care and Eating of Atlantic Lobster"],
Nicholas Pashley,
Debra Reid,
G. Arthur Sage, and
Lynette Stokes.

Debra Reid's "Discovering Newfoundland" pp.32-33.
Also "A Newfoundland Diary" pp.40-41;
a section "How to be an offshore Newfoundland oil rigger" on p.29; and
"J**y Sm*llw**d and J*hn Cr*sb* in Newfoundland's underworld" on p.33.


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MARKEN, Ron, (ed). The Easterners' Guide to Western Canada. Saskatoon : Western Producer Prairie Books, (1985). First Edition. Pp (8),1-71,(1). Illustrated.

Ronald Norman George 'Ron' Marken (b. January 15, 1939, Camrose, Alberta).

Pieces by
Mark Abley,
Gail Bowen,
Lorna Crozier,
Michael Gillgannon,
Don Gillmor,
Don Kerr,
Don Klepp,
Parick Lane,
Rod McIntyre,
Grindley Matthews,
Marken,
Hildy Rhodes,
Laird Stevens,
Gertrude Story, and
Willy Thomas.

With separate ISBN for the Easterners' Guide : 0888331495

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129 GODSELL, Philip H. Romance of the Alaska Highway. in dj
The Ryerson Press, 1944, 
GODSELL, Philip H. The Romance of the Alaska Highway. Toronto, The Ryerson Press, (1944). Pp. 235 with frontis and [12] pp. of photographs. 8vo, blue cloth. "The author, Philip Godsell was an Arctic traveller, explorer and former Inspecting Officer for The Hudson's Bay Company for Saskatchewan, Athabasca, Peace River, MacKenzie River and Western Arctic districts." -- from the title page. Two small dampspots to boards, short tear to rear of lightly speckled dj, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg in dj. 80.00

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130 GORDON, Alison Prairie Hardball. A Kate Henry Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.
McClelland & Stewart, Toronto , 1997, ISBN:0771034121 
GORDON, Alfred. Prairie Hardball. (Toronto) : McClelland & Stewart, (1997).First Printing. Pp (6),1-282. 8vo, brown paper covered boards with gilt le ttering to spine. The fifth book in the Kate Henry Mystery series. "It is glorious August in Saskatchewan, and baseball writer Kate Henry is on a roadtrip home. Accompanied by her partner, homicide detective Andy Munro, she is keen to show him the wide-open spaces of the prairie and the charms of her family home in Indian Head. In the 1930s, Kate's mother played for the Racine Belles, in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Now, twenty veterans of the league are gathering for a reunion in the Battlefords, for induction into the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame. But all is not peaceful under the prairie sky. Anonymous letters have been received by her mother's teammates, warning them to stay away from the event. The sinister meaning soon becomes clear. One of the Belles is found murdered. Kate valiantly tries not to interfere in the police investigation which ensues but, as she talks to former team members, she finds that questions from the past demand answers. It is only when Kate finds herself in mortal danger thatshe realizes she's come too close to the truth." -from the dustjacket. Nam e inked to flyleaf, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. Signed without inscription by the author on the title page. 18.00

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131 GORMAN, Jack MURRAY, Athol Père Murray and The Hounds. in dj
Gray's Publishing Ltd., Sidney, BC, 1977, 
GORMAN, Jack. Père Murray and The Hounds : The Story of Saskatchewan's Notre Dame College. Sidney, BC : Gray's Publishing Ltd., 1977. Pp 164. Illustrated. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth. Vg in spine-sunned dj. 20.00

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132 GOUGH, John, et al. Canadian Geographical Society Provincial Geographical Aspects Booklets.
Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1948, 
GOUGH, John, et al. The Canadian Geographical Society Provincial Geographical Aspects Booklets. Ottawa : Canadian Geographical Society, n.d. [ca 1948]. First Edition. A collection of nine 32-page booklets. Illustrated. Maps. Double column. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers, in illustrated wrap-around paper slipcase. A mid-century view of the nation. A complete set of the Provincial Geographical Aspects Booklets – includes British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec. New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island - Newfoundland did not become a province until 1949. Some chipping to a few edges, rubbed, else very good in poor, damaged slipcase. As is. The 9-vol. set for 50.00

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133 GRANT, George REIMER, A. James FLINN, Frank K. O'DONOVAN, Joan Chesterton Review, Vol. XI, No. 2, May, 1985 : George Grant Special Issue
Chesterton Review, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan , 1985, 
(GRANT, George). The Chesterton Review, Vol. XI, No. 2, May, 1985 : George Grant Special Issue. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan : The Chesterton Review, 1985.Pp i-ii,119-260. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green and cream card covers . Contents : Introduction (by Ian Boyd); The Challenge of the Curé d'Arts (by G.K. Chesterton); Built in the Eclipse (by G.K. Chesterton); A Ballade of Theatricals (by G.K. Chesterton); The Battleground of Liberalism: Politics of Eternity and Politics of Time (by Joan O'Donovan); George Grant's Three languages (by Frank K. Flinn); Justice in the Thought of George Grant (byDavid R. Heaven); Do George Grant and Martin Heidegger Share a Common Cons ervatism? (by A. James Reimer); The Consolations of Philosophy in George Grant (by M. Darrol Dryant). Rubbed, penned note, else very good. 12.50

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134 GRAY, James H. Men Against the Desert. Second Printing in dustjacket
Western Producer Prairie Book, 1970, 
GRAY, James H. Men Against the Desert. (Saskatoon) : Western Producer Prairie Book, (1970). Second Printing. Pp (6),vii-[xiv],1-250,(2). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, green cloth, silver letering to front board and spine. "While doing research for his book The Winter Years, James Gray discovered many significant facts relating to the conquest of the prairie drouth. He found that the dust bowl of the dirty thirties didn't just disappear of its own accord when the rains came back, that many dedicated Canadians working in the agricultural field mounted a massive campaign to prevent the western farmland from deteriorating into a windblown wasteland of sand dunes, buckbrush and pasture sage. The story of that campaign and the persons involved in it is one of the great Canadian success stories and the subject of this book." (from the dj). Contents : 1. The land of beginning again and again; 2. The bench-mark years of decision; 3. Grasshoppers, rust and sawflies; 4. The dirtiest of the Dirty Thirties; 5. From strip farming to trash farming. 6. The romance ot crested wheat grass; 7. Birth pangs of the P.F.R.A.; 8. The fruit fell from trie money tree; 9. The Great Hunger—livestock branch; 10. Fleshing the bones of the P.F.R.A.; 11. The tragic trek to the north. 12. Thesix who led the crusade; 13. Machinery that saved the day. Penned name, el se very good in rubbed and lightly spottted dustjacket. 15.00

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135 GREGG, Milton F. Address of Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, to Twelfth Dominion Convention, Canadian Legion, B.E.S.L., Saskatoon, Sask. May 24th, 1948.
1948, 
GREGG, Milton F. Address of Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, to Twelfth Dominion Convention, Canadian Legion, B.E.S.L., Saskatoon, Sask. May 24th, 1948. N.pl.: (Published by authority and with the compliments of the Hon. Milton F. Gregg, V.C., Minister of Veterans Affairs, 1948). Pp [1]-16. Small 8vo, blue printed stapled card covers. Milton FowlerGregg (1892 – 1978) was a Canadian officer, and recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest Commonwealth award for gallantry "in the face of the enemy", during the First World War. In later life, he was a Member of the Canadian Parliament, cabinet minister, academic, soldier, diplomat. He was bornin Mountain Dale, Kings County, New Brunswick. Very good. 25.00

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136 GRIFFIN, John D. In Search of Sanity : A Chronicle of the Canadian Mental Health Association, 1918-1988. First Edition Paperback, signed, with letter.
Third Eye, London, Canada, 1989, ISBN:0919581501 1989 0919581501 / 9780919581500 
GRIFFIN, John D. In Search of Sanity : A Chronicle of the Canadian Mental Health Association, 1918-1988. London, Canada : Third Eye, 1989. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xxiv,[1]-288. Illustrated with b&w photos. 8vo, decorated white card covers with red, black & blue lettering to front cover, black & blue lettering to spine.

Colonel John (Jack) Douglas Morecroft Griffin, OC, MD, MA, FRCP(C) (b. 1906, Hamilton, Ontario - d. 2001).
1. The Background: Origin and Growth of Voluntary Work - Clarence M. Hincks and Clifford W. Beers -- Preliminary Meetings and Formal Organizations.

2. The First Projects, 1918-23: The Manitoba Survey -- Other Provincial Surveys -- War Work -- Immigration -- Work in the Schools -- Occupational Therapy -- Public and Professional Education -- Hincks Threatens Exposé -- Summary.

3. The First Scientific Programs, 1924-33: The Development of Research -- Projects at the University of Toronto (the Nursery School and Institute of Child Study, and The Regal Road School Project) -- Projects in Montreal -- Dr. Hincks Evaluates the Scientific Program -- Universities of Alberta and Saskatchewan.

4. Strengthening the Structure, 1926: The Legal Charter -- Hincks Goes to Europe -- The Education Program -- Financing During the 1920s.

5. International Activities, 1930-31: The First International Congress -- Hincks Goes to New York (Survey of Psychiatric Training, Certification of Psychiatrists, Funding Research into Schizophrenia).

6. Evaluation and New Opportunities, 1931-39: The Canadian Medical Association Survey -- Research and Scientific Studies -- Insulin Shock Treatment and Banting -- The Provincial Mental Health Services -- Mental Health Statistics.

7. The Expanding Concept of Mental Hygiene, 1930-39: The Division on Education and Mental Hygiene -- Research on Shy Children -- Mental Hygiene in an Orthopaedic Setting -- New Immigration Studies -- Study on Medical Care and Public Health.

8. The Second World War, 1939-45: Special Programs Related to the War -- Army Psychological and Psychiatric Problems -- Staff Changes and Activities -- Rehabilitation Programs -- The Canadian Children's Services -- Civilian Mental Health (Surveys in Western Canada, Safeguarding Canadian Children, The National Vocational Guidance Service, Mental Health in Industry).

9. The Mental Hygiene Consultation Service, 1941-50: The Toronto Psychiatric Survey -- The Development of the Toronto Mental Health Clinic -- Doubt, Confusion, and Change.

10. The Mental Health Grants, 1946-52: The Mental Health Grants -- Standards for Mental Hospitals -- A National Institute for Mental Health -- Teacher Training in Mental Health -- The Forest Hill Village Project -- Other New Projects (The CBC Radio Series 'In Search of Ourselves', Training Special Groups, A Psychiatric Directory) -- The Last Mental Hospital Survey.

11. The London International Congress, 1948.

12. A Change in Name and Structure, 1950: A New Symbol -- A New Structure -- Another Proposal for a National Institute -- An Expanded National Program -- New Financial Problems.

13. A Decade of Achievement, 1950-60: Public Education (Radio and Television, Films, Live Theatre, A Newsletter, Mental Health Week) -- Voluntary Services to the Mentally Disabled (Volunteer Services, Social Visiting, The Forgotten Patient, Christmas Gifts, Parties and Entertainments, Clothing Centres, Library and Education Projects, The White Cross Centres) -- Survey and Social Action (Committee on Forensic Psychiatry, Committee on Industry and Mental Health, The Tyhurst Committee) -- Education and Training of Special Groups (Teachers, Nurses, Clergy).

14. An Experiment in Research Support, 1957-67.

15. Action on the World Front, 1950-60: Continuing Support for the WFMH -- The Fifth International Congress on Mental Health, 1954 -- World Mental Health Year, 1960 -- The Provincial Divisions.

16. Important Issues in Difficult Times, 1960-70: The Background -- The Major Accomplishments (The Committee on Law and Mental Disorder, Study of Canadian Children) -- Mental Health Aspects of Publik Health.

17. Social and Political Action, 1960-75: Presentations of Brief Government (Submission to the Cabinet 1960, Royal Commission on Health Services 1962, Divorce 1966, Immigration 1967, Second Submission to Cabinet 1967, Science Policy 1969, Justice and Legal Affairs 1967, Non-Medical Use of Drugs 1974, Suicide 1974) -- National Conferences (Student Mental Health 1953, Medical Action fo Mental Health 1964, The William Line Seminar 1968, Seminar to Overseas Students, 1969).

18. Approaching the Eighties: Accreditation of Mental Hospitals -- Financial Support and the United Way -- The Forces of Reaction -- The State of the Nation's Mental Health.

19. Postscript to a New Era: A New General Director and a New Symbol -- Concern About the Medical Model -- Unification and Consolidation -- Closer Ties With Government -- A New Attack on Chronic Mental Illness -- A New Approach to Prevention -- International Activities in the 1980s -- New Patterns of Funding.

With appendices, end-notes, and index.

Very good. Signed and inscribed by Griffin on the first page, with an autographed letter signed by Griffin laid in. 40.00


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137 GROCHOLSKI, J.S.W. (ed.). BURPEE, Lawrence J. PROVISOR, H.A. SHIPLEY, Nan Canadians All : The Canadian Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 1, Spring, April, 1946
J.S.W. Grocholski, Publisher, Toronto , 1946, 
GROCHOLSKI, J.S.W. (ed.). Canadians All : The Canadian Magazine. Vol. IV, No. 1, Spring, April, 1946. Toronto : J.S.W. Grocholski, Publisher, 1946. Pp1-72. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Fiction : White Lilac (by Eva Lis-Wuorio); The Lesson (by Nan Shipley); Strange face (by Marion Walden); A Haunting We Will Go (by Paul H. Zemke). Articles : The French Canadians Are Unconquerable! (by Victor Soucisse); Victory ThroughStruggle in China (by Edward H. Lockwood); Glider Training in Canada (by H .A. Provisor); The Canadian Fisheries Development; Meet the Flying Dutchman(by Gordon Sinclair); The Discovery of Ontario (by Lawrence J. Burpee); Pe asant Potters of Beauce (by Oscar Berial); Regina (photo section); Contemporary World Affairs (by John Collingwood Reade); Investment in Charity (by Frank Glogowski); and more. Wear and creasing to spine, else very good. Uncommon. 50.00

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138 HART, E.J. And leave the Driving to Us : A History of Greyhound Lines of Canada. FirstEdition in dustjacket
Brewster Transport Company, Banff , 1986, 
HART, E.J. ...And leave the Driving to Us : A History of Greyhound Lines ofCanada. (Calagary, Alberta) : Greyhound Lines of Canada, (1986). First Pri nting. "Printed and bound in Canada by Friesen Printers". Pp (6),1-154. Double column. With 78 b&w photos as well as other iIllustrations in the text.Large 8vo, purple-blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Edward John 'Ted' Hart (b. 1946). Chapters : 1. Setting the Stage; 2. Sowing the Seed; 3. Ri de the Greyhounds; 4. Weaving the Web; 5. The Greyhounders; 6. A New Guise;7. The North West Service Command; 8. The Bus that Harry Built [Harry Zolt ok, (b. June 8, 1905, Bialystok, Russia - d. November 9, 1984, Vancouver, BC) Founder at Motor Coach Industries International, Inc.]; 9. Growng Pains;10. Passing the Mantle; 11. Greyhound Lines of Canada; 12. Making the Choi ce; 13. Go Greyhound; 14. Corporatate Continuity; 15. The Road Ahead. With index. Very good in silver dustjacket. 25.00

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139 HAY, Eldon McGill-Queen's Studies in History of Religion 59 Covenanters of Canada : Reformed Presbyterianism from 1820 to 2012. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.
McGill-Queens University Press, Kingston and Montreal, 2012, ISBN:9780773541009 
HAY, Eldon. The Covenanters of Canada : Reformed Presbyterianism from 1820 to 2012. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2012). First Printing. Pp. (10),[xi]-xxiv,(2),[3]-397,(3). 8vo, black paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. McGill-Queens Studies in the History of Religion, number 59. "A comprehensive study of a minority religious movement, 'The Covenanters in Canada' is an insightful perspective on the evolving relationship between small religious movements and the majority culture." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Scots, Irish, and American Roots in Canadian Covenanter Communities; 2. Clarke and Sommerville: Can the Centre Hold?; 3. Sommerville at Horton and Cornwallis; 4. Alexander McLeod Stavelyand Saint John; 5. James Reid Lawson and Barnesville; 6. Robert Miller Ste wart and Wilmot; 7. Robert Sommerville: Fitful Follower of a Powerful Father; 8. Thomas McFall and Robert Park; 9. Lower Canada Covenanters and the Scots Synod; 10. Upper Canada Covenanters and the Scots Synod; 11. Transfer, Transition, and Challenge in Upper Canada; 12. Picking up the Pieces: Covenanters in Nineteenth-Century Ontario; 13. Covenanters in Alberta; 14. Covenanters in Saskatchewan; 15. Covenanters in Manitoba; 16. Covenanters in Twentieth-Century Ontario; 17. Canadian Covenanters into the Twenty-First Century. Very good in dustjacket. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. 35.00

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140 HAY, Elizabeth Alone in the Classroom : A novel. First Edition in dustjacket.
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2011, ISBN:9780771037948 
HAY, Elizabeth. Alone in the Classroom : A novel . (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-306,(6). 8vo, green cloth with silver titles to spine. "In a small prairie school in 1929, Connie Floodhelps a backward student, Michael Graces, learn how to read. Observing the m and darkening their lives is the principal, Parley Burns, whose strange behaviour culminates in an attack so disturbing its repercussions continue to the present day. Connie's niece, Anne, tells the story. Impelled by curiosity about her dynamic, adventurous aunt and her more conventional mother, she revisits Connie's past and her mother's broken childhood. In the process, she unravels the enigma of Parley Burns and the mysterious (and unrelated) deaths of two young girls. As the novel moves deeper into their lives, the triangle of principal, teacher, student opens out into other emotional triangles -- aunt, niece, lover; mother, daughter, granddaughter -- until a sudden, capsizing love thrusts Anne herself into a newly independent life,.This spellbinding tale -- set in Saskatchewan and the Ottawa Valley -- cro sses generations and cuts to the bone. It probes the roots of obsessive love and hate, how the hurts and desires of childhood persist and are passed on as if in the blood. It lays bare the urgency of discovering what we were never told about the past. And it celebrates the process of becoming who weare in a world full of startling connections that lie just out of sight." - from the dust jacket. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 20.00

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