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Spinster and the Prophet : Florence Deeks, H. G. Wells, and the Mystery of the Purloined Past. proof

By: McKILLOP, A. B. DEEKS, Florence WELLS, H. G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macfarlane Walter & Ross, 2000,:

Seller ID: 45580


McKILLOP, A. B.. Spinster and the Prophet : Florence Deeks, H. G. Wells, and the Mystery of the Purloined Past. Toronto: Macfarlane Walter & Ross, (2000). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. 457. 4to, ill. paper cover, overlayed with acetate cover, black comb bound. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Disciplined Intelligence : Critical Inquiry and Canadian Thought in the Victorian Era. First Edition. Signed presentation copy.

By: McKILLOP, A.B

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal, 1979, ISBN:0773503439:

Seller ID: 35941


McKILLOP, A.B. A Disciplined Intelligence : Critical Inquiry and Canadian Thought in the Victorian Era. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1979). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xii,[1]-287,(5). 8vo, ill. purple cloth. "In thls highly original contribution to Canadian intellectual history, Professor McKillop examines the course of critical inquiry and its relationship to the assertion of moral authority in English-Canadian thought during the Victorian era. Concentrating upon the thought of Canada's major scientists, philosophers, and clerics—men such as William Dawson an... View more info

Canadian For All Seasons: The John E. Robbins Story. in dj

By: McLEISH, John A.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lester and Orpen Ltd., 1978,:

Seller ID: 43133


McLEISH, John A.B. A Canadian For All Seasons: The John E. Robbins Story. Toronto: Lester and Orpen Ltd., 1978. Pp. 315. 8vo, black cloth. Vg with small tear to lower corner of dj. 20.00 View more info

British Naval Captains of the Seven Years' War : The View from the Quarterdeck.

By: McLEOD, A.B.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 2012, ISBN:9781843837510:

Seller ID: 107685


McLEOD, A.B. British Naval Captains of the Seven Years' War : The View fromthe Quarterdeck. (Woodbridge, Suffolk) : The Boydell Press, (2012). First Edition. Pp (7),viii-x,1-271,(5). Illustrations, tables in text. 8vo, photo-illustrated light blue hardcovers. . "'We have always known who were the captains of the Seven Years' War, in the sense of having lists of their names. A few of them, who later became famous, we knew personally at least a little, but until now most of them have never been more than names. The genius of this book is to bring them to life as individuals; to show their ho... View more info

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Bibliomania in the Middle Ages

By: MERRYWEATHER, F. Somner COPINGER, H. B. COPINGER, Walter A. SCHONFELD, Hugh J.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Woodstock Press, 1933,:

Seller ID: 48782


MERRYWEATHER, F. Somner. Bibliomania in the Middle Ages : Being Sketches ofBookworms, Collectors, Bible Students, Scribes and Illuminators, from the Anglo-Saxon and Norman periods, to the Introduction of Printing into England; with Anecdotes illustrating the History of the Monastic Libraries of Great Britain in the Olden Time. A New and Revised Edition prepared by H. P. Copinger from Materials compiled by the late Wa;ter A. Copinger, M.A., LL.D., F.S.A., etc.; First President of the Bibliographical Society. Produced byHugh J. Schofeld. L: The Woodstock Press, 1933. Pp. 288. 8vo, white vellum s... View more info

Southern Baffin Island : An Account of Exploration, Investigation, and Settlement During the Past Fifty Years

By: MILLWARD, A.E., ed. HANTZSCH, Bernard A. ANDERSON, M.B.A. (trans.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: F.A. Acland / Department of the Interior, North West Territories and Yukon Branch, Ottawa, 1930,:

Seller ID: 71068


MILLWARD, A.E., (ed.). Southern Baffin Island : An Account of Exploration, Investigation, and Settlement During the Past Fifty Years . Collated and Edited by A.E. Millward. With an appendeix "The Crossing of Baffin Island to Foxe Basin by Bernard A. Hantzsch in 1910", translated by M.B.A. Anderson. Ottawa: F.A. Acland / Department of the Interior, North West Territories and Yukon Branch, 1930. Pp. [1]-130,(2), + 4 folding maps. Illustrated. 8vo, printed blue card covers with blank spine. Light bumping to spine ends withsmall damp spot to bottom edge, else very good. 50.00 View more info

Vinni-Pukh i vse-vse-vse / Winnie-the-Pooh and All-All-All / [Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner in Russian]. Russian Edition in dustjacket.

By: MILNE, A.A. ZAKHODER, Boris, trans. DIODOROV, B. KALINOVSKIY, G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Company, New York, 1967,:

Seller ID: 101621


MILNE, A.A. Vinni-Pukh i vse-vse-vse / Winnie-the-Pooh and All-All-All. [Djadds: "The only authorized Russian-language edition of 'Winnie-the-Pooh' a nd 'The House at Pooh Corner'"]. A Russian Translation by Borish Zakhoder. Illustrated in Color and Black and White by B. Diodorov and G. Kalinovskiy.New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1967. Pp. (10),[11]-219,(5). Illustrate d. 8vo, yellow cloth with red decoration to front and red lettering to spine. Haring-Smith, A.A.Milne : A Critical Bibliography p.83. "Winnie-the-Poohhas become a Russian bear. His name has been changed to Vinni-P... View more info

Tale of Forty Seven Ronins

By: MITFORD, A.B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Shoeido, Tokio / Tokyo, 1890,:

Seller ID: 96610


MITFORD, A.B. The Tale of Forty Seven Ronins. Tokio : Shoeido, n.d. [late 19th century]. Pp (2),[1]-24,(2). frontispiece. Small 8vo, illustrated whitestitched wrappers. From the Tales of Old Japan by A.B. Mitford which was f ist published in London in 1871. Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford (1837-1916), Lord Redesdale, was in the British Foreign Service as a young man. He was assigned to the legation in Japan for several years and acquired a life-long fascination with Japanese culture. This book has been a standard source of information about Japanese folklore and customs. Covers worn, nicked, ... View more info

Newfoundland Quarterly, Vol. 68, No. 2. Summer, 1971

By: Newfoundland Quarterly PERLIN, A.B. TUCK, James A. WHITEWAY, Louise

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Creative Printers and Publishers Limited, St. John's, 1971,:

Seller ID: 87952


(Newfoundland Quarterly). Newfoundland Quarterly, Vol. LXVIII, No. 2. Summer, 1971. St. John's : Creative Printers and Publishers Limited, 1971. Pp [1]-40. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated black stapled card covers. Cover illustration : Port au Choix burial. Contents : Fifty Years of Journalism in Newfoundland (by A.B. Perlin, pp 3-5); The Coat of Arms at Harbour Grace Courthouse (by May Davis, p. 6); The Story of Musgrave Harbour (by Louise Whiteway, pp 6-11); Tribute to Dr. A.C. Hunter, pp 12-13); Newfoundland Historical Society Annual Report 1970-1971 (pp 15-16); A Current Summary of Newfoun... View more info

Oyster Culture in the Caribbean

By: NEWKIRK, G.F. and B.A. FIELD, eds. FIELD, B.A., ed..

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mollusc Culture Network, Biology Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1991,:

Seller ID: 79873


NEWKIRK, G.F. and B.A. FIELD, eds. Oyster Culture in the Caribbean . G.F. Newkirk and B.A. Field, editors. Halifax: Mollusc Culture Network, Biology Department, Dalhousie University, 1991. Pp. (2),iii-x,1-244. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Articles from a conference in Kingston, Jamaica, in November 1990. Vg. 35.00 View more info

Truth About Port Arthur. First Edition

By: NOJINE, E. K. LINDSAY, A. B., trans. SWINTON, E. D. (ed.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: John Murray, London, 1908,:

Seller ID: 113368


,NOJINE, E. K., Monsieur. The Truth About Port Arthur. Translated and Abridged by Captain A. B. Lindsay. Edited by Major E. D. Swinton, D.S.O. London : John Murray, Albermarle Street, W., 1908. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xxii,1-395,(1),(6,ads), frontispiece (with tissue guard) + 27 plates + colour folding map (at rear). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, black lettering to yellow panel on front board. The Battle of Port Arthur [2] of 8–9 February 1904 (Monday February 8 – Tuesday February 9) marked the commencement of the Russo-Japanese War. Contents : 1. The bomb-shell. 2. Set... View more info

Contributions to Canadian Paleontology (five papers)

By: NORFORD, B.S. and Reuben J. ROSS, Jr.; et al Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 267 ROSS, Charles A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Energy, Mines and Resources Canada, Ottawa, 1978, ISBN:0660008238:

Seller ID: 64080


NORFORD, B.S. and Reuben J. ROSS, Jr.; et al. Contributions to Canadian Paleontology (five papers). Ottawa : Energy, Mines and Resources Canada, 1978.Pp. (6),[1]-75,(1). Illustrated. 4to, green card covers. Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 267. Contents : "New species of brachiopods and trilob ites from the Middle Ordovician (Whiterock) of southeastern British Columbia" by B.S. Norford and Reuben J. Ross, Jr.; "Some Late Middle Devonian (Polygnathus varcus Zone) conodonts from central mackenzie Valley, District of Mackemzie" by T.T. Uyeno; "Middle Carboniferous and Ear... View more info

Addresses delivered at the Unveiling of the Memorial Tablet to Commemorate the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Convening of the First General Assembly in Nova Scotia

By: Nova Scotia - General Assembly - Memorial WEIR, W.A. HAZEN, J.B. MURRAY, G.H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, Halifax, N.S., 1912,:

Seller ID: 91321


(Nova Scotia – General Assembly - Memorial). Addresses delivered at the Unveiling of the Memorial Tablet to Commemorate the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Convening of the First General Assembly in Nova Scotia. Halifax, N.S.: The Commissioner of Public Works and Mines, King's Printer, 1912. Pp [1]-56. 8vo, decorated white card covers. Cover title : Province ofNova Scotia 1758-1908. Contents : Prefatory Note; The Unveiling and Openin g Address of Mr. Justice Drysdale; Address of Chief Justice Townshend; Address of Lieutenant-Governor Fraser; Address of J.N. Armstrong; Address of ... View more info

Journal of Education, Fifth Series, Volume 8, Number 1, November, 1958.

By: Nova Scotia - Journal of Education HENSON, Guy NOBLE, Hugh A. ELLIOTT, Shirley B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of Education, Halifax , 1958,:

Seller ID: 86953


(Nova Scotia – Journal of Education). Journal of Education. November, 1958.Fifth Series. Volume 8, Number 1. Halifax, N.S.: Department of Education, 1958. Pp [1]-56. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : Western Survival: The Dilemma of Democratic Education (by Hubert E. Comstock); New Horizons for Mathematics (by Louis Lemieux); Mathematical Education in the Schools of the U.S.S.R. (by B.V. Gnedenko); Improved Vocational and General Education (by Guy Henson); Physical Education in Denmark and Sweden (by H. A. Noble); Universal Declaration of Human Rights; Prelimin... View more info

Journal of Education, Fifth Series, Volume 6, Number 2, April, 1957

By: Nova Scotia - Journal of Education NEEL, Boyd NOBLE, Hugh A. ELLIOTT, Shirley B.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Department of Education, Halifax , 1957,:

Seller ID: 86948


(Nova Scotia – Journal of Education). Journal of Education. April, 1957. Fifth Series. Volume 6, Number 2. Halifax, N.S.: Department of Education, 1957. Pp [1]-48. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : Instrumentalists: Canada's Critical Need in Music (by Boyd Neel); Physical Education in England and Wales: Par 2 (by Hugh A. Noble); Over-age Pupils in Grade 6 in Nova Scotia (by A.B. Morrison and G.W. MacKenzie); Family Service Centres for Nova Scotia (by Rev. Peter A. Nearing); Metallurgical Engineering (by E. Lee Cameron); Common Lichens (by J.S. Erskine and Jane ... View more info

Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 29, Part 3, 1979

By: Nova Scotian Institute of Science MACKEY, B.E. TAYLOR, A.R

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nova Scotian Institute of Science/ Printed for the Institute by the Dalhousie Printing Centre, Halifax, 1979,:

Seller ID: 82929


(Nova Scotian Institute of Science). Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 29, Part 3, 1979. (Halifax) : Printed for the Institute by the Dalhousie Printing Centre, July 1979. Pp [237]-312. 8vo, blue printed card covers. The entire contents of this issue is : Chondrus crispus [Irish Moss] and carrageenan, a bibliography (1972-1978) (by B.E. Mackey and A.R. Taylor, pp. 237-312). Spine sunned, issue number penned to spine, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 20, Part 1, 1938-1939

By: Nova Scotian Institute of Science WELD, C.B. McKENZIE, R.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nova Scotian Institute of Science/ Printed for the Institute by the Imperial Press Limited, Halifax, 1939,:

Seller ID: 82963


(Nova Scotian Institute of Science). Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume XX, Part 1, 1938-1939. (Halifax) : Printed for the Institute by The Imperial Publishing Co. Ltd., September 30, 1939. Pp [1]-31,(1). 8vo, yellow printed card covers. Contents : Pneumothorax Gases (by C.B. Weld, pp 1-12). Some Marine Fish and Salp Records (by R.A. McKenzie, pp 13-20). Spine sunned, issue number penned to spine, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume 20, Part 1, 1938-1939

By: Nova Scotian Institute of Science WELD, C.B. McKENZIE, R.A.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Nova Scotian Institute of Science/ Printed for the Institute by the Imperial Press Limited, Halifax, 1939,:

Seller ID: 90588


(Nova Scotian Institute of Science). Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science. Volume XX, Part 1, 1938-1939. (Halifax) : Printed for the Institute by The Imperial Publishing Co. Ltd., September 30, 1939. Pp [1]-31,(1). 8vo, yellow printed card covers. Contents : Pneumothorax Gases (by C.B. Weld, pp 1-12). Some Marine Fish and Salp Records (by R.A. McKenzie, pp 13-20). Penned issue number to spine, A.H. Leim's name inkstamped to front cover, else very good. 27.00 View more info

Conodonts from Ordovician-Silurian - Boundary Strata, Whittaker Formation, MacKenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories

By: NOWLAN, G. S., A. D. MCCRACKEN and B. D. E. CHATTERTON MCCRACKEN, A. D. CHATTERTON, B. D. E. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 373

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Supply and Services Canada, 1988,:

Seller ID: 52393


NOWLAN, G. S., A. D. MCCRACKEN and B. D. E. CHATTERTON. Conodonts from Ordovician-Silurian - Boundary Strata, Whittaker Formation, MacKenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories. (Ottawa: Supply and Services Canada), 1988. Pp. 99, including 22 plates. 4to, green ill. card covers. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 373. Faint inkstamp to front cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info

English Libraries 1800-1850

By: OLDMAN, C. B., W. A. MUNFORD and Simon NOWELL-SMITH MUNFORD, W. A. NOWELL-SMITH, Simon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: H. K. Lewis & Co., Ltd, 1958,:

Seller ID: 51466


OLDMAN, C. B., W. A. MUNFORD and Simon NOWELL-SMITH. English Libraries 1800-1850 : Three lectures delivered at University College, London. L: H. K. Lewis & Co., Ltd, 1958. Pp. 78. 8vo, pale blue printed card covers, french flaps. Spine and edges lightly browned, previous owner's name inked to front cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info