Author:ALEXANDER, James


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Thoughts on Family-Worship


Price: $60.00

Publisher: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1847,:

Seller ID: 50529

ALEXANDER, James. Thoughts on Family-Worship. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, (1847). Pp. 260. Frontis with tissue guard. Small 8vo, pressed black cloth with decorative gilt illustration to front, gilt lettering to spine. Frontis foxed with some lesser amounts to a few margins and edges, one inch split to rear outer hinge, small chip at midspine, crescent-shaped mark to front, else vg. 60.00 View more info

Alexander Graham Bell : Baddeck's Gentle Genius. First Edition

By: BELL, Alexander Graham). LAMB, James B.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, NS, 1990, ISBN:0889994331:

Seller ID: 42117

BELL, Alexander Graham). LAMB, James B. Alexander Graham Bell : Baddeck's Gentle Genius. A Portrait. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1990). First Edition. With 16 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Pp (5),6-48. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. James Barrett Lamb (b. November 30, 1919, Toronto - d. February 23, 2000, Tsawwassen, Delta, British Columbia). See Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 2161. Very good. Postage may be cheaper for this slim book. 8.00 View more info

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Captain Cook's Artists in the Pacific 1769-1779. boxed ltd ed.

By: COOK, James, Captain). MURRAY-OLIVER, Anthony, comp MURRAY-OLIVER, Anthony, comp. BANKS, Joseph. BUCHAN, Alexander.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Avon Fine Prints, 1969,:

Seller ID: 38218

(COOK, James, Captain). MURRAY-OLIVER, Anthony, comp. Captain Cook's Artists in the Pacific 1769-1779. (Wellington), New Zealand: Avon Fine Prints, 1969. Pp 168. Oblong 4to, half black leather with blue cloth boards. Number 973 of an edition limited to 2000 copies. A splendid collection of hundreds of images by Cook's artists, many in colour. Published to coincide with theBicentenary of Cook's First Voyage, this volume represents a wonderful com plement to the great circumnavigator's Journals. With contributions from Parkinson, Stubbs, Reynolds, Hodges, and many others. Slightly splayed, sligh... View more info

Early Republic and the Sea : Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States. pbk.

By: DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD CRAWFORD, Michael J. COOPER, James Fenimore) MacKENZIE, Alexander)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Brassey's Inc., Washington, 2001, ISBN:1574883720:

Seller ID: 86996

DUDLEY, William S. and Michael J. CRAWFORD, eds. Early Republic and the Sea: Essays on the Naval and Maritime History of the Early United States . Ed ited by William S. Dudley and Michael J. Crawford. Washington, DC: Brassey's, Inc., (2001). Pp. (6),vii-xv,(1),[1]-256. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covers. Divided into two sections: A: Maritime Commerceand the Sea Services; B: James Fenimore Cooper and the Birth of American M aritime Experience. Contents: 1. Elizabeth M. Nuxoll's "The Naval Movement of the Confederation Era"; 2. Joshua M. Smith's "Patterns of No... View more info

Travels & Adventures In Canada and the Indian Territories Between the Years1760 and 1776. New Edition, Edited with Notes, Illustrative and Biographic al, by James Bain.

By: HENRY, Alexander. BAIN, James

Price: $185.00

Publisher: George N. Morang & Company,, Toronto , 1901,:

Seller ID: 88901

HENRY, Alexander. Travels & Adventures In Canada and the Indian TerritoriesBetween the Years 1760 and 1776. New Edition, Edited with Notes, Illustrat ive and Biographical, by James Bain. Toronto : George N. Morang & Company, Ltd., 1901. Pp [i]-xxxv,(9),[1]-347,(1), frontis + 3 pp plates + 2 folding maps. Index. Large 8vo, green cloth, printed paper label to spine. Alexander Henry (1739-1824) was a fur trader and entrepreneur, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey in what was then British North America, he became a fur-trader at Fort Michilimackinac in 1761. Captured by Native Americans in 1763 in ... View more info

Newfoundland in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries : Essays in Interpretation. First Edition, Paperback

By: HILLER, James and Peter NEARY (eds.) NEARY, Peter ELLIOTT, R.M. ALEXANDER, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1980, ISBN:0802063918:

Seller ID: 2350

HILLER, James and Peter NEARY, (eds.) Newfoundland in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries : Essays in Interpretation. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1980). Pp. (6),[vii]viii,(2),[3]-289,(3). 8vo, white and green card covers. Chapters : Neary's "The Writing of Newfoundland History: An Introductory Survey" , "The French and American Shore Questions as Factors in Newfoundland History" and "Party Politics in Newfoundland, 1949-1971: A Survey and Analysis"; Hiller's "Confederation Defeated: The Newfoundland Election of 1869" and "The Railway and Local ... View more info

Alexander Graham Bell. proof

By: MACKAY, James BELL, Alexander Graham)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1997,:

Seller ID: 58356

MACKAY, James. Alexander Graham Bell. NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (1997). Advanced uncorrected proof. Pp. 320. With sixteen pages of illustrations. 8vo, tan card covers, grey titles to front and spine. A biography of the great inventor. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Alexander Mackenzie, Explorer : The Hero Who Failed. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MACKENZIE, Alexander Smith, James K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto , 1973, ISBN:0070776199:

Seller ID: 1309

(MACKENZIE, Alexander). SMITH, James K. Alexander Mackenzie, Explorer: The Hero Who Failed. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 1973. First Edition.Pp (10).1-190.Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine . "Alexander Mackenzie, the first man known to have reached the Pacific coast overland north of Mexico, is almost a legendary figure. A bold, inspiring leader of men, he twice led small groups of voyageurs on dangerous expeditions into the North American wilderness. In 1789, searching for a trade route to the Pacific coast, he explored the river that now bears his name... View more info

Geological Survey of Newfoundland. cardcovers

By: MURRAY, Alexander and HOWLEY, James P. HOWLEY, James P.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Edward Stanford, 1881,:

Seller ID: 9387

MURRAY, Alexander and James P. HOWLEY. Geological Survey of Newfoundland. L.: Edward Stanford, 1881. Pp (2), [iii]-vii, (1), [1]-536, 1 folding plate.Some text illustrations. 8vo, brown card covers. par O'Dea A291-5, Butler & Bartlett p.76, DNLB p.242 (Murray) and p.165 (Howley), Rhodenizer p.52. Reprints of Nfld. Geological Survey, Reports 1864-1880. For Murray (1811-1884) see ENL III:656, DCB XI:630-633. Our copy has one fldg plate opp. p.236has "Column of Silurian - Primordial Strata". Perhaps being the cheap form at or an early issue, it was not provided with the map or other fldg... View more info

James and John Bard : Painters of Steamboat Portraits.

By: SNIFFEN, Harold S BROWN, Alexander Crosby. BARD, James BARD, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mariners' Museum, Newport News, VA , 1949,:

Seller ID: 79918

SNIFFEN, Harold S. and Alexander Crosby BROWN. James and John Bard : Painters of Steamboat Portraits. With Check List and Bibliographical Notes. Museum Publication No. 18. [Extract from Art in America, Vol. 37, No. 2, April, 1949]. Newport News, VA : The Mariners' Museum, 1949. Pp [1]-32. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers, printed in black. A few red penned markings (unobtrusive), else very good. 30.00 View more info