Author:A. B.)

Sort

Showing 81-100 of 228

PAD : or, Minesweeper Nonsense Verses. inscribed in dj.

By: HARRISSON, J.A.B. and H.J. GALSWORTHY GALSWORTHY, H.J. GALSWORTHY, M. WAISTELL, Arthur K., Admiral Sir, foreword

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Warren & Son, Winchester, 1944,:

Seller ID: 77943


HARRISSON, J.A.B. and H.J. GALSWORTHY. PAD : or, Minesweeper Nonsense Verses by Lieutenant-Commander J.A.B. Harrisson and Lieutenant-Commander H.J. Galsworthy. Illustrations by M. Galsworthy. Foreword by Admiral Sir Arthur K.Waistell. Winchester: Warren & Son, High Street, (1944). First Printing. P p. [1]-54,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt borders and letteringto front, and a blank spine. "When these signals between two motor mineswe epers first took the form of verse, no thought of publication ever entered our heads. I had filed each signal more as a memento than for any poeti... View more info

British Naval Documents 1204-1960. Publications of the Navy Records Society, Vol. 131

By: HATTENDORF, John B. RODGER, N.A.M. KNIGHT, R.J.B. PEARSALL, A.W.H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Scolar Press / Navy Records Society, Aldershot, Hants, 1993, ISBN:0859679470:

Seller ID: 97141


HATTENDORF, John B., R.J.B. KNIGHT, A.W.H. PEARSALL, N.A.M. RODGER, and Geoffrey TILL (eds.). British Naval Documents 1204-1960. (Aldershot, Hants) : Published by Scolar Press for the Navy Records Society, 1993. Pp [i]-xviii,[1]-1196,(2), frontis. Maps. Index. Thick 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Publications of the Navy Records Society, Vol. 131. This volume contains 535 British naval documents, divided by historical period. Each historical section is divided into : General Introduction; Policy and Strategy; Tactics and Operations; Administration; Matériel and Weapons; Perso... View more info

Survey of the Contemporary Indians of Canada. A Report on Economics, Political, Educational Needs and Policies. In Two Volumes.

By: HAWTHORN, H. B. (ed.) CAIRNS, H. A. C. TREMBLAY, M.-A. JAMIESON, S. M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indian Affairs Branch, 1966,:

Seller ID: 57540


HAWTHORN, H. B. (ed.). A Survey of the Contemporary Indians of Canada. A Report on Economics, Political, Educational Needs and Policies. In Two Volumes. Principal authors of Volume I: H. A. C. Cairns, S. M. Jamieson and K. Lysyk. Principal authors of Volume II: M.-A. Tremblay, F. G. Vallee and J. Ryan. Ottawa : Indian Affairs Branch, October 1966 (Vol. I) & 1967 (Vol. II.). Pp. 409; 251. Tall 4to, tan printed card covers, Vol. I with white cloth tape spine. Covers rubbed, small tear to lower front cover of Vol. I, owner's name inkstamped to both title pages, in addition to the front cover of V... View more info

Dynamics of an exploited population of lake whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis) in Lake Huron. reprint

By: HENDERSON, B. A., J. J. COLLINS and J. A. RECKAHN COLLINS, J. J. RECKHAN, J. A. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 40:10, 1983

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Fisheries and Oceans, 1983,:

Seller ID: 67995


HENDERSON, B. A., J. J. COLLINS and J. A. RECKAHN. Dynamics of an exploitedpopulation of lake whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis) in Lake Huron. A rep rint from the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Vol. 40, No. 10, 1983, pp. 1556-1567. [Ottawa]: Fisheries and Oceans, 1983. Double column. Large 8vo, blue printed card covers. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Image for Race and Racism in 21st-Century Canada : Continuity, Complexity, and Change.

Race and Racism in 21st-Century Canada : Continuity, Complexity, and Change.

By: HIER, Sean P., and B. Singh BOLARIA (eds.). ZONG, Li MONTURE, Patricia A. SUZACK, Cheryl

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Broadview Press, Peterborough, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9781551117942: 2007

Seller ID: 90026

ISBN: 1551117940


HIER, Sean P., and B. Singh BOLARIA, (eds.). Race and Racism in 21st-Century Canada : Continuity, Complexity, and Change. (Peterborough, Ontario) : Broadview Press, (2007). Pp [1]-354. Index. 8vo, black and red card covers. "Recent demographic projections based on Statistics Canada data indicate that persons designated as belonging to a visible minority group will comprise 20 per cent of the Canadian population by 2017. In Canada's major cities, the proportion of persons classified as visible minority is expected to exceed 50 per cent. What is race, and how should racism be s... View more info

Joseph Howe : Opportunist? Man of Vision? Frustrated Politician?

By: HOWE, Joseph). RAWLYK, G.A. BREBNER, J.B. Issues in Canadian History

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Copp Clark , Toronto, 1967,:

Seller ID: 2009


(HOWE, Joseph). RAWLYK, G.A. Joseph Howe : Opportunist? Man of Vision? Frustrated Politician? Toronto : The Copp Clark Pub.Co., (1967). Pp (4),v-vi,146. 8vo, white and green cardcovers. Issues in Canadian History series. George Alexander Rawlyk (b. May 19, 1935, Thorold, Ontario - d. November 23, 1995, Ottawa). Contents: I: Some Reasons for Howe's Success: 1. Howe the Orator: E.M. Saunders's "The Irresistible Popular Orator", W.K. Thomas's "The Most Persuasive Orator of Them All", and Joseph Howe's "The Silver-Tongued Howe"; 2. Howe the Journalist: J.D. Logan's "The... View more info

Dreamspeaker and Tem Eyos Ki and the Land Claims Question. First Edition industjacket

By: HUBERT, Cam CAMERON, Anne CAMERON, B.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto / Vancouver, 1978, ISBN:0772012202:

Seller ID: 102403


HUBERT, Cam. Dreamspeaker and Tem Eyos Ki and the Land Claims Question. Toronto / Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, (1978). First Edition. Pp. (6),1-137,(1). 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Cam Hubert" was for a time the name of Barbara Anne Cameron (b. August 20, 1938 in Nanaimo, British Columbia) Canadian novelist, poet, screenwriter and short story writer, now better known as Anne Cameron. "Dreamspeaker, [pp.1-85] the original novella of the award-winning CBC film, tells the stark and moving story of a young boy's life. Committed to an institution for delinq... View more info

Image for Britain's Merchant Navy.  in dj

Britain's Merchant Navy. in dj

By: HURD, Archibald, (ed.). CAMPBELL, A.B. SHANKLAND, E.C. HARDY, A.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Odhams Press,, 1943,:

Seller ID: 40883


HURD, Archibald, (ed.). Britain's Merchant Navy. With more than forty explanatory drawings specially prepared by L. Ashwell Wood. L. : Odhams Press, n.d. [1943 : "443" on least page]. Pp 256. 8vo, blue stamped cloth. Law 1290. Chapters : 1. Admiral Sir Edward R.G.R. Evans' "Britain's Life-Line"; 2. Sir Archibald Hurds' ""; 3. A. C. Hardy's "Ships of the Merchant Navy"; 4. Cmdr. A. B. Campbell's "Men of the Merchant Navy"; 5. Lt.Comm. D, Wilson MacArthur's "The Merchant Navy in Wartime"; 6. A. C. Hardy's "Sailing the Seven Seas"; 7. Donald... View more info

Image for Britain's Merchant Navy.

Britain's Merchant Navy.

By: HURD, Archibald, (ed.). CAMPBELL, A.B. SHANKLAND, E.C. HARDY, A.C.

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Odhams Press, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 38247


HURD, Archibald, (ed.). Britain's Merchant Navy. With more than forty explanatory drawings specially prepared by L. Ashwell Wood. London : Odhams Press, n.d. [1943 : "443" on last page]. Pp (2),[3]-256. Double column. Illustrated throughout with drawings and b&w photos. 8vo, blue stamped cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With photo-illustrated end-papers. Law 1290 Sir Archibald Hurd (b. August 13, 1869 - d. June 20, 1959). Leslie Ashwell Wood (b. ca 1910 - d. 1973) [according to Steve at Bear Alley]. Chapters : 1. Admiral Sir Edward R.G.R. Evan... View more info

Chartered Banking in Canada. 8th pr in dj

By: JAMIESON, A.B. MacKINTOSH, W.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1968,:

Seller ID: 27558


JAMIESON, A.B. Chartered Banking in Canada. Foreword by W.A. MacKintosh. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (June 1968). Eighth Printing. Pp 448. 8vo, blue cloth. Rhodenizer p.194. Contents : Part I. - Foundations and Development. 1. Early history, 1820-1867. 2. Confederation and after, 1867-1900. 3. Development of the middle west, 1900-1913. 4. First World War and its aftermath, 1914-1929. 5. The Great Depression and after, 1930-193. 6. Royal Commission on Banking and Currency; Establishment of a Central Bank; Revision of the Bank Act, 1934. 7. Second World War, 1939-1945. 8. Revision of the Bank A... View more info

Chartered Banking in Canada. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: JAMIESON, A.B. MacKINTOSH, W.A.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1953,: 1953

Seller ID: 98402


JAMIESON, A.B. Chartered Banking in Canada. Foreword by W.A. MacKintosh. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (August 1953). Second Printing. Pp [i]-x,[1]-394. Index. 8vo, blue pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Rhodenizer p.194. Contents : Part I. - Foundations and Development. 1. Early history, 1820-1867. 2. Confederation and after, 1867-1900. 3. Development of the middle west, 1900-1913. 4. First World War and its aftermath, 1914-1929. 5. The Great Depression and after, 1930-193. 6. Royal Commission on Banking and Currency; Establishment of a Central Bank; Revision of the Bank Act, 1934. 7. Se... View more info

Tin Hats, Oilskins & Seaboots : A Naval Journey, 1938-1945. First Edition.

By: JENSON, Latham B DOUGLAS, W.A.B., foreword. JENSON, L.B. JENSON, L.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Robin Brass Studio, Toronto, 2000, ISBN:1896941141:

Seller ID: 43836


JENSON, Latham B. Tin Hats, Oilskins & Seaboots : A Naval Journey, 1938-1945. Foreword by W.A.B. Douglas. Toronto : Robin Brass Studio, (2000). First Printing. Pp (8),9-312. Double column. Illustrated throughout. Oblong 8vo, art-illustrated white cardcovers with blue spine, white & yellow lettering to spine. Latham B. "Yogi" Jenson (b. 1921, Calgary - 2005). An adoptive Nova Scotian's reflections on his varied naval experience in World War Two, including service in HMS Renown, Matabele, and Hood, in corvettes on the North Atlantic , and in destroyers in support of the Normandy landings... View more info

Transportation Revolution on Lake Ontario, 1817-1867; Kingston and Ogdensburg

By: JOHNSON, Arthur L. Ontario History 67:4 GIBSON, James A. SMITH, Donald B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 1975,:

Seller ID: 41791


JOHNSON, Arthur L. "The Transportation Revolution on Lake Ontario, 1817-1867; Kingston and Ogdensburg." An article in Ontario History: The Quarterly Journal of the Ontario Historical Society, Vol.67, No.4, December 1975, pp.199-209. Also : James A. Gibson's "Political Prisoners, Transportation for Life, and Responsible Government in Canada" (pp.185-198); Donald B. Smith's "Who are the Missossauga?"' (pp.211-222); Jeffrey Wollock's "Did Stinson Jarvis Hypnotize 'Kit of the Mail'?"' (pp.241-245). Vg. For the issue. 8.00 View more info

Louisbourg : An 18th-Century Town

By: JOHNSTON, A. J. B. [...et al]. DONOVAN, Kenneth. BALCOM, B. A. STORM, Alex.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Ltd., Halifax, 1991, ISBN:0921054882:

Seller ID: 53263


JOHNSTON, A. J. B., Kenneth DONOVAN, B. A. BALCOM, Alex STORM [...et al]. Louisbourg : An 18th-Century Town. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing Ltd., (1991). Pp. 138. Illustrated. Large 8vo, ill. card covers with pale blue spine. An informative book for elementary students about the history and way of life of the port of Louisbourg. Includes suggested activities, some recipes ofthe period and several puzzles to solve, in addition to many photographs o f the present day historic site. Of nautical interest: "Louisbourg -- The Seaport", with chapters relating to the Fishery (pp.54-64), Trade & ... View more info

Religion in Life at Louisbourg 1713-1758. First Edition.

By: JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Kingston & Montreal, 1984, ISBN:0773504273:

Seller ID: 7047


JOHNSTON, A.J.B. Religion in Life at Louisbourg 1713-1758. Kingston & Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp (34),[3]-223,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, red pictorial cloth. Issued without dj. Tennyson,Cape Bretoniana, 4406, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 124. In troduction; 1.Religion and Ile Royale; 2.Curés and Chaplains: The Récolletsof Brittany; 3.Serving the King's Hospital: The Brothers of Charity of Sai nt John of God; 4.The Sisters of the Congregation of Notre-Dame and Female Education; 5.Faith, Morals and Popular Customs: Religion in Life. With bi... View more info

Summer of 1744 : A Portrait of Life in 18th Century Louisbourg. pbk.

By: JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Parks Canada, Ottawa, 1983, ISBN:0660112639:

Seller ID: 11181


JOHNSTON, A.J.B. The Summer of 1744: A Portrait of Life in 18th Century Louisbourg. (Ottawa) : Parks Canada, 1983. Pp (5),6-119,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, grey card covers. Name stamp to front, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Endgame 1758 : The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's LastDecade. pbk.

By: JOHNSTON, A.J.B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cape Breton University Press, Sydney, N.S., 2007, ISBN:9781897009208:

Seller ID: 84121


JOHNSTON, A.J.B. Endgame 1758 : The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade. Sydney : Cape Breton University Press, (2007). First Edition. Pp (16),[1]-365,(3). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated light brown card covers. "The story of what happened at the colonial fortified town of Louisbourg between 1749 and 1758 is one of the great dramas of the history of Canada, indeed North America. The French stronghold on Cape Breton Island, strategically situated near the entrance to the Gulf of St. Lawrence, was from soon after its founding a major possession in the ques... View more info

Crossings : A Thomas Pichon Novel. Third in the Thomas Pichon Novel Series.Paperback.

By: JOHNSTON, A.J.B. PICHON, Thomas).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cape Breton University Press, Sydney, 2015, ISBN:9781772060201:

Seller ID: 111139


JOHNSTON, A.J.B. Crossings : A Thomas Pichon Novel. Third in the Thomas Pichon Novel Series. Sydney, NS: Cape Breton University Press, (2015). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-246,(4). 8vo, illustrated black and grey card covers wtih white lettering to front cover and spine. Johnston, a Nova Scotian author, has published more than a dozen books on eighteenth-century Acadian history. "Thomas Pichon seems forever at a crossroads, often choosing the opath of least resistance, or the most tempting. In this, the third Thomas Pichonnovel [after "Thomas, A Secret Life" and "The Maze"], h... View more info

Naval Warfare in the Twentieth Century 1900-1945 : Essays in honour of Arthur Marder. First Editon in dustjacket

By: JORDAN, Gerald, (ed.) DOUGLAS, W.A.B. KEMP, Peter GRETTON, Peter

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Croom Helm / Crane Russak, London / New York, 1977, ISBN:0844810142:

Seller ID: 107493


JORDAN, Gerald, (ed.). Naval Warfare in the Twentieth Century 1900-1945 : Essays in honour of Arthur Marder. Nondon : Croom Helm / New York : Crane Russak, (1977). First Editon. (12),11-243,(3). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Foreword (by Earl Mountbatten of Burma). Introduction (by Gerald Jordan). 1. From Tryon to Fisher : The Regeneration ofa Navy (by Peter Kemp); 2. Historical Reinterpretations of the Anglo-Germa n Naval Rivalry, 1897-1914 (by Ruddock F. Mackay); 3. Fisher and Tirpitz : Political Admirals in the Age of Imperialism (by Paul M. Kennedy); 4. Jacky... View more info

New University : A.D. Lindsay and the Keele Experiment. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Keele). GALLIE, W.B. LINDSAY, A.D. GALLIE, W.B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London , 1960,:

Seller ID: 23424


(Keele). GALLIE, W.B. A New University : A.D. Lindsay and the Keele Experiment. London : Chatto & Windus, 1960. Pp (6),7-152. 8vo, black cloth. "A.D. Lindsay (Lord Lindsay of Birker) was widely recognized in the academic world as a distinguished Master of Balliol College, Oxford (1924-1949), and a astimulating thinker and writer on philosophical, political, economic and r eligious subjects. He was also the spiritual godfather as well as the firstPrincipal (1950-54) of the experimental University College of North Staffo rdshire, now generally known as Keele. What, in Lindsay's opinion, was ... View more info