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181 BLAKELEY, Phyllis R DURKIN, Mary C. Micmacs.
Addison-Wesley, Don Mills, Ont., 1974, ISBN:0201074877 
BLAKELEY, Phyllis R. and Mary C. DURKIN. The Micmacs. Taba Social Science Units. Don Mills, Ont.: Addison-Wesley (Canada) Ltd., (1974). Pp (4),5-24. Illustrated. 8vo,stapled card covers. " "This unit, The Micmacs, examines the way of life of the first inhabitants of Nova Scotia, before any settlers arrived. Through the eyes of Siboo, a young Micmac boy, the students come to understand the customs of a nomadic hunting community, and its similarities and differences with their own culture" - To the Teacher. Light spottingto some pages and cover else very good. 10.00

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182 BLANC, Cristina Szanton DONOHUE, John J., foreword KNUTSSON, Karl-Eric, preface Urban Children in Distress : Global Predicaments and Innovative Stragegies.pbk.
United Nations Children's Fund / UNICEF / Gordon and Breach, Yverdon, Switzerland, 1994, ISBN:2881246230 
BLANC, Cristina Szanton. Urban Children in Distress : Global Predicaments and Innovative Stragegies . [Foreword by John J. Donohue. Preface by Karl-Eric Knutsson]. (Yverdon, Switzerland): Gordon and Breach / UNICEF, (1994). Pp. [i]-xxx,1-481,(1). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. "Based on field work in five nations, Brazil, the Philippines, India, Kenya, and Italy, this volume uncovers the desperate situations facing street children, and offers critiques and recommendations for federal, municipal, and community action." - from the rear cover. Corner creasing to final few leaves, else vg. 30.00

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183 BLANCHARD, Anne. Navigation : A 3-Dimensional Exploration. Illustrated bu Irvine Peacock.
Orchard Books, New York , 1992, ISBN:0531054551 
BLANCHARD, Anne. Navigation : A 3-Dimensional Exploration. Illustrated bu Irvine Peacock. (New York : Orchard Books, 1992). First American Edition. Pp(10), with numerous pop-ups and other activities. Oblong 8vo, illustrated paper covered boards. A children's pop-up book. Very good. 15.00

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184 BLANCHET, M. Wylie. Curve of Time. 30th Anniversary Paperback Edition.
Whitecap Books, Vancouver, 1990, ISBN:1895099269 
BLANCHET, M. Wylie. The Curve of Time. Vancouver/Toronto: Whitecap Books, (1991). Second Canadian Edition (30th Anniversary Special Edition). Pp. (6),vii-xvii,(1),1-170,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, French flaps. Toy 1081. The cruises of a woman and her children along the British Columbia coast aboard the 25-foot motor vessel Caprice. Four of the stories appeared first in Blackwood's Magazine. Very good. 12.00

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185 BLATZ, William E. and Helen McM. BOTT BOTT, Helen McM. Parents and the Pre-School Child. UK in dj
Dent, 1928, 
BLATZ, William E. and Helen McM. BOTT. Parents and the Pre-School Child. L./Tor.: J.M. Dent, 1928. Pp 306. 8vo, red cloth. Mark to bottom edge, light waterstain to bottom corner edges of cloth abd dj, else vg in chipped dj. 30.00

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186 BLOUIN, Barbara Inheritance Project Like a Second Mother : Nannies and Housekeepers in the Lives of Wealthy Children.. First Edition.
Inheritance Project / Trio Press,, 1999, ISBN:0969919565 
BLOUIN, Barbara. Like a Second Mother: Nannies and Housekeepers in the Lives of Wealthy Children. [n. pl.]: Inheritance Project / Trio Press, (1991). First Edition. Pp 313. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Inheritance Project. Very good. 35.00

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187 BLOUIN, Barbara, with the support of The Women's Action Coalition of N S Women and Children Last : Single Mothers on Welfare in Nova Scotia.
Barbara Blouin, Halifax, N.S., 1989, 
BLOUIN, Barbara, with the support of The Women's Action Coalition of Nova Scotia. Women and Children Last : Single Mothers on Welfare in Nova Scotia. (Halifax, N.S.: Barbara Blouin), February 1989. Pp (8),i-iv,1-109,(1). 4to,illustrated yellow card covers. Contents : 1. History of Single Mothers an d Welfare in Nova Scotia. 2. Methodology and Demographic Findings. 3. Poverty among Single Mothers and Their Children. 4. Child Support. 5. Unwed Mothers. 6. Work and Welfare. 7. Daycare. 8. The Career Planing with Single Parents Program. 9. Special Needs and Health. 10. Cohabitation and the Invasion of privacy. 11. Welfare and Child Welfare. 12. The Power of the State: Discretion and Social Assiatance Workers. 13. Battered Women and Welfare. 14.Recommendations. Appendices. Very good. 10.00

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188 BLUNT, Theresa Lennon Judas in Kilkenny. First Edition
Flanker Press Ltd., 2002, ISBN:1894463196 2002 1894463196 / 9781894463195 
BLUNT, Theresa Lennon. Judas in Kilkenny. St. John's, Newfoundland : Flanker Press Ltd., 2002. First Edition. Pp (12),13-284,(4). 8vo, black & green photo-illustrated cardcovers, black spine.

Theresa Agnes Lennon Blunt (b. August, 1931, Kilkenny, Ireland).

The author's memories of growing up in a tumultuous household in Kilkenny, Ireland in the 1940s. This is her first book.

Also published as I Sailed the Sky in a Silver Ship.

At the time of publication, Blunt resided in Vancouver.

"'Years and years ago when I was still a child in the marble city of my mind, I sailed the sky in a silver ship with an old man and his goat.'

Myths and legends, ageless rivalries, ghosts from the past and spirits awakened, these were the playthings of a child's imagination in the magical city of Kilkenny, Ireland. In the 1940s, children huddled to glean from their elders tales of woe and whimsy, and breathless were they who listened, gleaning what they could and learning what they chose from mistakes made long ago.

Judas in Kilkenny is the true story of one woman's coming of age in the Marble City. A young Theresa Lennon must put aside her childhood dreams in order to strive for peace in her tumultuous home life, and fight for her own independence, while trying to hide the secrets of a family headed for destruction.

In the midst of chaos came solace, in the form of an old man who would help her find the truth." - from the rear.

Very good. 15.00


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189 BLYTON, Enid Jolly Journeys
Birn Brothers, Ltd, London , 1936, 
(BLYTON, Enid). Jolly Journeys. London : Birn Brothers, Ltd., n.d. [1936]. Pp (60) + colour frontis. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth spine, colour illustrated paper covered front board, blank paper covered back board. Moststories in this volume credited to Enid Blyton. Rubbed, spine and edges wo rn, inner hinges cracked, penned gift inscription (dated Xmas 1936), else good only. As is. 90.00

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190 BLYTON, Enid Round the Year : Autumn Book
Evans Brothers Limited, 0, 
BLYTON, Enid. Round the Year : Autumn Book. L: Evans Brothers Limited, n. d. Pp. 96. Illustrated. Small 8vo, orange ill. card covers. Spine and edges browned, else vg. 30.00

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191 BLYTON, Enid Stories from World History : The Story of the Siege of Troy
Evans Brothers Limited, 0, 
BLYTON, Enid. Stories from World History : The Story of the Siege of Troy. L: Evans Brothers Limited, n. d. Pp. 63. Illustrated. Small 8vo, green ill.card covers. From the series Kingsway Supplementary Readers. Spine and edg es browned, else vg. 30.00

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192 BLYTON, Enid BEEK Enid Blyton's New Noddy Colour Strip Book
Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., London, 1953, 
BLYTON, Enid. Enid Blyton's New Noddy Colour Strip Book. Pictures by Beek. London : Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., n.d. [1953]. Pp (40). Illustrated. Large 8vo, colour illustrated paper covered boads. Contents : Noddy's CarIs Silly; Noddy's Unlucky Day; Noddy and the Man in the Moon; Noddy Makes Everyone Cross. Spine ends nicked, a couple of small brown spots, ink stainto one leaf, ownership page filled in, else very good. 100.00

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193 BLYTON, Enid COOK, Anyon Rat-a-Tat Mystery. 1st UK in dj.
Collins, 1956, 
BLYTON, Enid. The Rat-a-Tat Mystery. Illustrated by Anyon Cook. L. and Glasgow: Collins, (1956). First Edition. Pp (4),5-256. 8vo, red cloth. Owner's name, bookseller's stamp, else vg-fine, clean & unbrowned in bright slightly nicked unclipped dj. 60.00

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194 BLYTON, Enid Noddy Book 13 Be Brave, Little Noddy. UK in dj.
Sampson Low, Marston, 0, 
BLYTON, Enid. Be Brave, Little Noddy!. L.: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd.and Dennis Dobson, Ltd., [n. d.], [4s. 6d. net]. Pp 60. Small 8vo, green i llustrated paper covered boards. No.13 in the Noddy Book series. Chapters: 1. Round the Corner; 2. Mr. Honk; 3. Be Brave, Little Noddy!; 4. Noddy Finds Some Work; 5. A Dreadful Shock; 6. Good News!; 7. Parp-parp-parp!; 8. Honk! Honk!; 9. Big-Ears is Very Clever. Beautifully illustrated in colour. Cocked, previous name, ow vg in lightly chipped and wrinkled (along top and bottom edges) dj. 40.00

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195 BLYTON, Enid. WHEELER, Dorothy M. Josie, Click and Bun Again. Hardcover.
George Newnes Limited, London , 1946, 
BLYTON, Enid. Josie, Click and Bun Again. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler. London : George Newnes Limited, [n.d. - 1946?]. An undated, early printing. Pp. (2),[1]-93,(1). Illustrated with 180 panelled drawings. 8vo, orange cloth with blue lettering to front board and spine. Previous owner's name inked to flyleaf, light grubbiness to endpapers and flyleaves, occasional marginal smudging, else very good. Uncommon. 70.00

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196 BOGART, Jo Ellen, and Barbara REID REID, Barbara Gifts. First Printing in dustjacket. double signed
North Winds Press, Richmond Hill, Ontario, 1994, ISBN:059024177x 
BOGART, Jo Ellen, and Barbara REID. Gifts. (Richmond Hill, Ontario) : NorthWinds Press, A Division of Scholastic Canada Ltd., (1994). First Printing. Pp (7),4-28,(2). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated glossy paper covered boards with matching dustjacket. Story by Jo Ellen Bogart and artwork by Barbara Reid. Very good in price-clipped dustjacket. Signed with inscriptions by both the author and illustrator. 15.00

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197 BOLAND, Suzanne. BOLAND, Josette Kapitan Pat. Illustrationen von Josette Boland
Alfred Holz Verlag, Berlin, 1956, 
BOLAND, Suzanne. Kapitšn Pat. Illustrationen von Josette Boland. Berlin : Alfred Holz Verlag, 1956. Pp [1]-40,+ 6 full-page colour plates. 4to, colourillustrated paper covered boards, white cloth spine lettered in red. An il lustrated children's story. Text in German. Wrinkling to endpapers at gutter, else very good. 20.00

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198 BONE, Gertrude BONE, Muirhead, drawings Children's Children
Duckworth and Co., London, 1908, 
BONE, Gertrude. Children's Children. With Drawings by Muirhead Bone. London: Duckworth and Co., 1908. Pp (6),[7]-271,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, brown clo th, gilt lettering and vignette to front board, gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt, bevelled edges. Gertrude Dodd (1876-1962) was brought up in Glasgow, Scotland, and married Muirhead Bone (1876-1953) in 1903. Sir Muirhead Bone was a Scottish etcher, drypoint and watercolour artist. Slightly cocked, rubbed, wear to spine ends and corners, else a very good, solid copy. Signed with inscription by the author (dated 1919). 50.00

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199 Bonny Lea Farm) Bonny Lea Farm : Productive Living and Personal Dignity
Bonny Lea Farm, 1980, 
(Bonny Lea Farm). Bonny Lea Farm : Productive Living and Personal Dignity. (Chester, NS: Bonny Lea Farm), [1980]. Pp. 24. illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue ill. card covers. A look at the non-profit educational and training facility of Bonny Lea Farm, near Chester, NS, which provided training for mentally-challenged children and young adults. Small spot to the front, else vg. 15.00

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200 BOOTH, David Censorship Goes To School. signed.
Pembroke Publishers Limited, Markham, ON, 1992, ISBN:0921217870 
BOOTH, David. Censorship Goes To School. (Markham, ON): Pembroke PublishersLimited, (1992). First Printing. Pp. (4),5-94,(2). 8vo, decorated cream ca rd covers with black titles to front and red titles to spine. "A practical handobok to help parents and teachers cope with censorship and learn to develop a policy for selecting literature for classroom use. The chagne from 'Dick and Jane' vocabulary readers to introduction of meaningful literature has led to controversy. 'Censorship Goes to School' chronicles powerful case studies of school censorship throughout North America. To some, censoringwhat kids can read offers a simple and powerful solution to maintaining co ntrol over their fragile lives. 'Censorship Goes to School' will help both teachers and parents select appropriate resources so they can better handlethe challenge of book banners. Schools can maintain authentic books within the curriculum and involve parents, teachers, and publishers in making ava ilable the best books for children." - from the rear cover. Very good. Signed and inscribed by Booth on the title page. 15.00

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