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61 BERCUSON, David J Fools and Wise Men The Rise and Fall of the One Big Union. no dj.
McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto, 1978, 
BERCUSON, David J. Fools and Wise Men : [The Rise and Fall of the One Big Union]. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd., (1978). Pp 300. 8vo, black cloth.Slightly cocked, a few penned notes, owner's signature, else vg. 25.00

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62 BERGEN, Myrtle. Bough of Needles : Eleven Canadian Short Stories.
Progress Books, Toronto , 1964, 
BERGEN, Myrtle. A Bough of Needles : Eleven Canadian Short Stories. Toronto: Progress Books, 1964. First Edition. Pp [1]-98,(2). 8vo, illustrated yel low card covers, lettered in red with tree design in green. “Margaret Bergren, 44, is a logger's wife living at lake Cowichan, Vancouver Island – the backbone of the lumbering industry in British Columbia. Her first story appeared in the Vancouver Daily Province in 1946. Since that time the author has been published in magazine supplements of the Victoria Colonist, the Western Producer and other newspapers. A number of her stories have been read over the CBC. This is the author's first collection to appear in book form.” - from the back cover. Spine lightly browned, else very good. 12.00

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63 BESSAI, Diane, and Don KERR (eds.). LILL, Wendy POLLOCK, Sharon GLASS, Joanna M. NeWest Plays by Women : Play Memory [by] Joanna M. Glass; The Occupation ofHeather Rose [by] Wendy Lill; Inside Out [by] Pamela Boyd; Whisky Six Cade nza [by] Sharon Pollock.
NeWest Press, Edmonton , 1987, ISBN:0920897142 
BESSAI, Diane, and Don KERR (eds.). NeWest Plays by Women : Play Memory [by] Joanna M. Glass; The Occupation of Heather Rose [by] Wendy Lill; Inside Out [by] Pamela Boyd; Whisky Six Cadenza [by] Sharon Pollock. Edmonton : NeWest Press, (1987). First Edition. Pp [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-251,(3). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Wendy Lill (born 1950) is a Canadian playwright and politician. Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, she moved to Darthmouth, Nova Scotia, in 1987. Very good. 10.00

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64 Bibliographical Society of Canada) ANDERSON, James Sawney's Letters. ex-lib
Bibliographical Society of Canada, 1950, 
(Bibliographical Society of Canada). ANDERSON, James. Sawney's Letters. Toronto: Bibliographical Society of Canada), 1950. Pp. 26. 8vo, grey printed card covers. Reprint Series No. 3. First printed in the office of the Cariboo Sentinel at Barkersville, on Williams Creek, BC in 1868. Ex-library (bookplate, blindstamp, inkstamp), scrape to inside rear cover due to sticker removal, slightly rubbed, else vg. 20.00

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65 BISSETT, Bill Sailor. First Edition
Talonbooks, Vancouver, 1978, ISBN:0889221391 
BISSETT, Bill. Sailor. Vancouver : Talonbooks, (September) 1978. First Printing. Pp. [94]. Unpaginated. 8vo, ill. card covers with purple spine. "In 'Sailor', we follow the quest for an ultimate wisdom, love, heaven or home by one of the braver spirits of our time. Both real and imagined journeys bywater are woven in with journeys by land and air, and these are interwoven with disheartening misadventures in modern cities of dreadful night. Many of the poems are visions; some solitary; some ecstatic; some filled with fear, trembling and occasional open-hearted love." - from the rear cover. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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66 BLACKADAR, R.G. (ed.). On the Frontier : Photographs by the Geological Survey of Canada / Frontières : Photographies par la Commission géologique du Canada.
Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa , 1982, ISBN:0660509954 
BLACKADAR, R.G. (ed.). On the Frontier : Photographs by the Geological Survey of Canada / Frontières : Photographies par la Commission géologique du Canada. (Ottawa : Geological Survey of Canada, 1982). Pp (6),[1]-134,(4). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : Labrador-Ungava. Hudson Bay, James Bay, the Barrens. The West. Mackenzie Valley. British Columbia. Yukon. The Arctic. Includes numerous photographs of ships : Neptune and American whaler Era in winter quarters at Cape Fullerton;The Neptune as photographed by Bell, 1884; [Canoe] On Lake Mistassini, 188 4; Diana in ice in Hudson Strait, 1897; Robert Bell probably on board the Ocean Nymph, 1880; Inuit kayaks, Nastapoka Islands; Indian boat, Fort George, 1896; Boats used for coastal travel, James Bay, 1899; SS Colville, first screw steamer on Lake Winnipeg; Boat used by J.B. Tyrrell in 1889 when examining the shoreline geology of Lake Winnipegosis; Steamer Northcote on shore at Cumberland Jouse, Manitoba, 1894; Steamer Wolverine at Little Bull Head, Manitoba, early 1920's; SS Mackenzie River at Fort Macpherson, 1914; Scow running the lower rapids on the Peace River, 1917; SS Northland Light andtwo sixty foot scows, Peace River, circa 1913-1916; SS Athabasca River and SS Northland Call, Peace River, circa 1913-1916; SS D.A. Thomas above Verm illion on the Peace River, 1921; SS Distributor at Fort Smith, 1921; GSC scows being towed across Great Slave lake, 1921; SS Northland Echo at Waterways, Alberta, 1935; SS Athabasca River entering lake Athabasca, 1938; Steamer Maude, Nanaimo, 1875; Sternwheeler Dispatch, tied up at Sproat's Landing,1889; Steamer Reliance at Yale, 1898; Steamer Charlotte which ran between Soda Creek and Quesnel, 1898; SS Bonningtonon Upper Arrow Lake, 1928; Steamer Dawson entering the navigable channel of the Five Finger Rapids; SteamerCasca aground in the Rink Rapids; Steamer Casca at Big Salmon River, 1934; Moving a packtrain on the Stewart River aboard the steamer Aksala, 1939; N eptune at Blackhead Island; Scotch whaler Eclipse at Pond Inlet, 1903; North Star at Point Barrow Harbour; The Alaska and North Star at Bernard Harbour, east of the Mackenzie Delta, 1914; Whaling ship Belvedere in winter quarters off Martin Point, Alaska, 1913; and a few other native / inuit boats. A couple of small spots to front cover, and nick to fore-edge of back cover, else very good. 20.0

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67 BLADES, Michael Day of Two Sunsets : Paddling Adventures on Canada's West Coast. 1st pr.
Orca Book Publishers, Victoria, BC, 1993, ISBN:1551430010 
BLADES, Michael. Day of Two Sunsets : Paddling Adventures on Canada's West Coast. (Victoria, BC): Orca Book Publishers, (1993). First Printing. Pp. (12),[1]-163,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with pale yellow spine. A sea kayaking adventure on Canada's Pacific coast. Vg. 10.00

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68 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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69 BLASER, Robin Pell Mell
Coach House Press, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0889103399 
BLASER, Robin. Pell Mell. Toronto: The Coach House Press, (1988). Pp 113. 8vo, decorated grey, red and black card covers with black lettering to frontcover and spine. "These poems follow a principle of randonnee -- the rando m and the given of the hunt, the game, the tour. Thus, randonnee is anothertitle of this book, written, so to speak, in invisible ink. These poems ar e also a further movement in one long work that I call 'The Holy Forest', though that need not trouble the reader before the forest is full grown. Poems called 'Image-Nations' come and go throughout, never to become a complete nation. And 'Great Companions' of the art of poetry, a series which begins to gather here with Pindar and Robert Duncan, will continue until their voices close 'The Holy Forest'. That's the plot." - from the rear cover. Vg.Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 25.00

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70 BOAS, Franz CODERE, Helen (ed.) Kwakiutl Ethnography. 3rd pr
University of Chicago Press, 1981, ISBN:0226062376 
BOAS, Franz. Kwakiutl Ethnography. Edited and Abridged, with an Introduction by Helen Codere. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, (1981). Third Printing. Pp. 439. Illustrated with three plates, including frontis, and 62figures. 8vo, white ill. card covers. From the series Classics in Anthropo logy. Grumet, Native Americans of the Northwest Coast : A Critical Bibliography 25. Rear corner creased, small price sticker, short tear to the fore-edge of p. 437, else very good. 25.00

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71 BOCKING, Richard C. Mighty River : A Portrait of the Fraser. 1st Cdn in dj
Douglas & McIntyre, 1997, ISBN:155054523x 
BOCKING, Richard C. Mighty River : A Portrait of the Fraser. Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre / Seattle : University of Washington Press, (1997). First Printing. Pp 294. Maps. 8vo. blue cloth. "'Mighty River' follows the Fraserfrom its source down to the Pacific, recounting many of the human and natu ral histories that intertwine on its banks. Author Richard Bocking describes the delicate ecosystems nourished by the Fraser and offers vivid historical glimpses of First Nations peoples, explorers like Alexander Mackenzie and Simon Fraser, and gold seekers trekking the river's canyon." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 25.00

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72 BOCKING, Richard C. Mighty River: A Portrait of the Fraser. signed pbk.
Douglas & McIntyre, 1998, ISBN:155054666x 
BOCKING, Richard C. Mighty River : A Portrait of the Fraser. Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre / Seattle : University of Washington Press, (1998). First Paperback Printing. Pp 294. Maps. 8vo. blue card covers. Vg. Signed and inscribed by Bocking on the title page. 15.00

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Log of the Union. card covers. double-signed in dj. , BOIT, John) North Pacific Studies No.6) JACKSON, Hewitt R. HAYES, Edmund
73 BOIT, John) North Pacific Studies No.6) JACKSON, Hewitt R. HAYES, Edmund Log of the Union. card covers. double-signed in dj.
Oregon Historical Society, 1981, ISBN:0875950892 
(BOIT, John). Log of the Union : John Boit's Remarkable Voyage To the Northwest Coast and Around the World 1794-1796. Edited by Edmund Hayes. Specially illustrated by Hewitt R. Jackson. [N.pl.]: Oregon Historical Society, 1981. Pp 136. Illustrated. Oblong 4to, card covers. North Pacific Studies No.6. John Boit was the nineteen year old master of the sloop Union, whose circumnavigation was preparatory to a New England fur-trading endeavour in the Pacific Northwest and China. His journal of that voyage forms the basis of this attractive exploration of Pacific maritime history. Vg in slightly soiled dj. Signed by both Hayes and Jackson. 60.00

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74 BOLZ, Peter, and Viola KONIG KONIG, Viola Native American Modernism : Art from North America : The Collection of the Ethnologisches Museum Berlin
Michael Imhof Verlag, Petersberg, Hesse, Germany, 2012, ISBN:9783865687852 
BOLZ, Peter, and Viola KONIG. Native American Modernism : Art from North America : The Collection of the Ethnologisches Museum Berlin. (Petersberg, Hesse, Germany) : Michael Imhof Verlag, (2012). Pp (4),5-192. Illustrated in Colour. 4to, illustrated maroon card covers, French flaps. Veroffentlichungen des EthnologischenMuseums Berlin, Neue Foilge 81 - Fachreferat Amerikanische Ethnologie X. "Native American Modernism presents a "different modernism“ produced in North America: the art of the indigenous peoples that has coevolved along with modern white Anglo-American Modernism. [...] For the first time the museum’s extensive collection of modern Native American art, ranging from the 1970s to the present, is shown and published. [...] The first section of this catalogue deals with the historical development of modern Native American art up to the foundation of the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe in 1962. [...] In the second section of this catalogue, the historical development is documented by means of a quotations, NativeAmerican artists and renowned art historians, critics and curators make st atements about modern Native American art. This collage addresses topics such as cultural self-determination, Native Americans in World War II, militant movements, the interrelationships between Native art and the art market,and the concept of art in North American literature." (from the front flap ). Of Canadaian interest, the chapter on The Northwest Coast (pp 77-103, with 27 illustrations) deals with the Haida, Coast Salish, Kwakiutl, Nootka, Tlingit and other groups of British Columbia. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 35.00

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75 BOORMAN, Charley GULVIN, Jeff Extreme Froniers : Racing Across Canada from Newfoundland to the Rockies. First Edition in dustjacket
Sphere, London, 2012, ISBN:9781847445599 
BOORMAN, Charley, with Jeff GULVIN. Extreme Froniers : Racing Across Canadafrom Newfoundland to the Rockies. (London) : Sphere, (2012). First Edition . Pp (10),1-201,(13). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Back on his bike for a brand-new adventure, Charley Boorman explores the world's second largest country home to some of the most stunning and challenging terrain known to man. Canada is a country of extremes, and Charley knows all about pushing things to the limit. He goes dirt biking in New Brunswick; dives through old shipwrecks in the freezing waters off Tobermory; kayaks through the Manitoban wilderness and the swirling rapids of the Bloodwein River; takes a ride through the Badlands of Saskatchewan along Butch Cassidy's old Outlaw Trail; and heads deep into the eerie but beautiful caves of Vancouver Island. But this trip is not just about physical challenges; it's also the perfect opportunity to meet a fascinating mix of people. As he heads east to west across Canada, Charley plays ice hockey with alegend of the game; spends a day as a cadet with the Mounties; works with lobster catchers and dinosaur hunters and nearly meets a ghost in Winnipeg.As ever, Charley jumps at every new experience with enthusiasm and humour. The result is a fast-paced, hugely entertaining travel book, packed with a dventure (and rather a lot of mosquitoes)." (from the dj). Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 17.50

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76 BOOTH, Jan. Canadian Pacific in the Selkirks : 100 Years in Rogers Pass.
British Railway Modellers of North America, 1991, 
BOOTH, Jan. . Canadian Pacific in the Selkirks : 100 Years in Rogers Pass. [Calgary : British Railway Modellers of North America], 1991. Second Edition, with updates. Pp. 1-50, including insides of covers. Illustrated with 53black & white photographs and 4 maps and charts. Double column. Oblong 8vo , photo-illustrated stapled white card covers. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping charges should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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77 BORDEN, Charles E. National Museum of Canada Bulletin no. 162 Contributions to Anthropology 1957) DjRi 3, An Early Site in the Fraser Canyon, British Columbia
Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Ottawa, 1958, 
BORDEN, Charles E. DjRi 3, An Early Site in the Fraser Canyon, British Columbia . (Ottawa): Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, (1958). Pp. (2),101-118. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed self wraps. An offprint from the National Museum of Canada Bulletin no. 162, Contributions to Anthropology 1957. Name stamp, else vg. 15.00

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78 BORDEN, K. Ethel. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 62, No. 1 CHARLES, J.L. WILEY, S.C. Northward 1903-04. An article on the first Canadian Government Expedition to Hudson Bay aboard the Neptune in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 62, No. 1, January, 1961
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1961, 
BORDEN, K. Ethel. "Northward 1903-04." An article on the first Canadian Government Expedition to Hudson Bay aboard the Neptune in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXII, No. 1, January, 1961, pp 32-39. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1961. Pp (2),[1]-39,iii-vii,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated purple-trimmed stapled wrappers. Also includes J.L. Charles's “Railways March Northward” (pp 2-21);S.C. Wiley's “Kashmir” (pp 22-31). Cover photo of helicopter next to surve y monument on Tamzilla Butte, near Dease Lake, British Columbia. Rubbed, faded, nicked, else good to very good. For the issue 20.00

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79 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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80 BOUCHARD, Andre. Syllogeus, 65). HAY, Stuart. BROUILLET, Luc. Rare Vascular Plants of the Island of Newfoundland / Les Plantes Vasculaires Rares de l'Ile de Terre-Neuve
Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, 1991, 
BOUCHARD, André, Stuart HAY, Luc BROUILLET, Martin JEAN, and Isabelle SAUCIER. The Rare Vascular Plants of the Island of Newfoundland / Les Plantes Vasculaires Rares de l'Ile de Terre-Neuve. [Ottawa]: Canadian Museum of Nature, 1991. Pp. (2),3-165,(3). 4to, photo-illustrated cream card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. Syllogeus, No. 65. Text in Englishand French. Stamp from the Royal British Columbia Museum Library to front cover and title page, else very good. 30.00

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