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Canadians as Winners

By: Angel Lectures). BERTON, Pierre BERTON, Pierre F.W. Angel Lecture 07 ? HUBBARD, Mina

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1975,:

Seller ID: 13385


(Angel Lectures). BERTON, Pierre. Canadian as Winners. (St. John's: Facultyof Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland), 1975. Pp (4),1-8. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. O'Dea 5734. This was Berton's first trip to Newfoundland. Berton's "winners" include Mina Hibbard (pp.6-8). The seventh (?) annual F.W. Angel Memorial Lecture, delivered at M.U.N. on April 6, 1974. Angel (1874-1937). Vg. 7.50 View more info

Drifting Home. proof

By: BERTON, Pierre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart,, 1973,:

Seller ID: 51280


BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1973), Advance Proof Copy. Pp. 174. Illustrated with 24 pp. of photographs. 8vo, cream coloured printed card covers. Toy 1307, Cassell 143, Spadoni & Donnelly2413. "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's foots teps from the gold rush times"- Cassell. Inked notation to rear fep, with afew additional notations in the margins, owner's name inked to front cover , crease to rear corner, lightly rubbed, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Drifting Home. Cdn in dj.

By: BERTON, Pierre

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart , Toronto, 1973,:

Seller ID: 41946


BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart Ltd., (1973). Pp 174, [24] pp plates. 8vo, brown cloth. Toy 1307, Cassell 143, Spadoni & Donnelly 2413. "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's footsteps from the gold rush times"- Cassell. "...an account of a journey by Pierre Berton and his family down one of the world's last great wild rivers, the Yukon. In it, Berton has created a special magic through a unique blending of nostalgia, his deep love of the land, and his unrivalled knowledge of the history of the area." -from the dj. Vg in ... View more info

Historic Headlines : A Century of Canadian News Dramas. Reprint in dustjacket

By: BERTON, Pierre (ed.) RADDALL, Thomas H. BRUCE, Harry MITCHELL, W.O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Illustrated Library, McClelland and Stewart , Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0771013086:

Seller ID: 111119


BERTON, Pierre, (ed.). Historic Headlines : A Century of Canadian News Dramas. (Toronto) : The Canadian Illustrated Library, (McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1974). Reprint. Pp (5),6-128. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, black cloth spine, reddish-brown cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. In the Canadian Illustrated Library series. Of nautical interest : 1929 : The I'm Alone Incident (by Harry Bruce, pp 73-82). Contents : 1868 : The Assassination of D'Arcy McGee (by Thomas H. Raddall). 1873 : The Cypress Hills Massacre (by Alan Phillips). 1885 : Van Horne Moves the Troops West (by Pierre Be... View more info

Hard Times in the Old West : Overcrowding and loneliness were facts of lifein the promised land. An article in Canadian Heritage : The Heritage Cana da Foundation Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 1, February-March 1985

By: BERTON, Pierre Canadian Heritage KALMAN, Harold DESSON, Ken

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Heritage Canada Foundation, Ottawa , 1985,:

Seller ID: 97464


BERTON, Pierre. “Hard Times in the Old West : Overcrowding and loneliness were facts of life in the promised land.” An article in Canadian Heritage : The Heritage Canada Foundation Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 1, February-March1985, pp 11-15, with 4 illustrations. Ottawa : The Heritage Canada Foundat ion, 1985. Pp 1-52, + large detachable poster. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled wrappers. Also : "Big Stores on Main Street” [department stores] (by Harold Kalman and Terry McDougall, pp 16-23, with 9illustrations); “The Rain That Eats Our Cities” [acid rain] (... View more info

Seacoasts

By: BERTON, Pierre GALLANT, André

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stoddart, Toronto, 1998,:

Seller ID: 53252


BERTON, Pierre. Seacoasts. Photographs by André Gallant. (Toronto): Stoddart, (1998). Pp. 222. Illustrated. Oblong 4to, black cloth. A bright pictorial showcasing the history and geography of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arcticcoasts of Canada, supplemented with stunning photography. "Canada boasts t he longest coastline in the world. If it were straightened out 'it could bewound around the equator three and a half times and there would still be a bit left over. The beauty and the majesty of the seas surrounds Canada on three sides, offering a rich and varied landscape of fiords and inlets,... View more info

Trapped in the Arctic. pbk.

By: BERTON, Pierre McCUSKER, Paul McCLURE, Robert John) Adventures in Canadian History: Exploring the Frozen North)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:0771014473:

Seller ID: 71322


BERTON, Pierre. Trapped in the Arctic. Illustrations by Paul McCusker. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1993). Pp. [1]-83,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A volume in the Adventures in Canadian Historyseries, Exploring the Frozen North sub-series. A juvenile account of the a dventures of Robert McClure in the Canadian arctic in the nineteenth century. Vg. 4.00 View more info

Klondike Quest : A Photographic Essay, 1897-1899. First Edition in dj.

By: BERTON, Pierre NEWFELD, Frank SEARS, Barbara

Price: $70.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1983, ISBN:0771012888:

Seller ID: 72122


BERTON, Pierre. The Klondike Quest : A Photographic Essay, 1897-1899. Written and edited by Pierre Berton. Design by Frank Newfeld. Photographic research by Barbara Sears. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1983). First Edition. Pp. [1]-240. Illustrated. Square 4to, red cloth spine with brown clothboards, gilt decoration and tooling to front, gilt lettering to spine. Spa doni & Donnelly 3416. A photographic survey of the Klondike Gold Rush of the late-nineteenth century, one of the most-photographed single events of the era. Vg in lightly rubbed dj. 70.00 View more info

B.M.A. Blitz. Vollume 3, No. 8, August, 1944

By: BERTON, Pierre). CLARK, A.W. (ed.) BURTON, John CLARK, A.W. TAGGART, Donald G.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Candidates and Staff of the Officers' Training Centre, Brockville, Ont., 1944,:

Seller ID: 105505


(BERTON, Pierre). CLARK, A.W. (ed.). B.M.A. Blitz. Vollume 3, No. 8, August, 1944. Brockville, Ont.: Published by the Candidates and Staff of the Officers' Training Centre, 1944. Pp (1),2-36. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered and trimmed in red. Cover photo : "This month's cover shows Cadet H.G. Cloutier, of "B" Coy., Infantry Wing, a former S/M Instructor in the R.C.A.S.C. Wing, O.T.C., maintaining communications." Includes two early Pierre Berton articles. Contents : You're Part of the Infantry (by Lt. Donald G. Taggart); So this is New Y... View more info

B.M.A. Blitz. Vollume 3, No. 6, June, 1944

By: BERTON, Pierre). CLARK, A.W. (ed.) MacKENDRICK, D.E. CLARK, A.W. COWAN, Ronald W.T.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Candidates and Staff of the Officers' Training Centre, Brockville, Ont., 1944,:

Seller ID: 105504


(BERTON, Pierre). CLARK, A.W. (ed.). B.M.A. Blitz. Vollume 3, No. 6, June, 1944. Brockville, Ont.: Published by the Candidates and Staff of the Officers' Training Centre, 1944. Pp (1),2-36. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered and trimmed in red. Cover photo : "This photo, by Sgt. Geo. Eland, of Cadet E. F. Goman, is one of many Infantry officers in the making who will reinforce our European Armies in the near future." Includes an early Pierre Berton article. Contents : Get Fit ... Keep Fit! (by Major T. O'Riordan); Caesar Knew The Score: Modern Histo... View more info

Drifting Home. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: BERTON, Pierre.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974, ISBN:0394490819:

Seller ID: 113436


BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. New York : Alfred A Knopf, 1974. First US edition. Pp 174, [24] pp plates. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Toy 1307, Cassell 143 : "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's footsteps from the gold rush times". Dust jacketadds: "By raft down the Yukon, with his wife and six children, the author of The Impossible Railway retraces the great wilderness route of the 1898 goldrush to the ghost town of Dawson that was his own childhood home." Very good in unclipped dustjacket. Signed, inscribed and dated by... View more info

Secret World of Og. Second Printing

By: BERTON, Pierre. NEWFELD, Frank, design). WINTER, William.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1961, ISBN:0771013876:

Seller ID: 105530


BERTON, Pierre. The Secret World of Og. Illustrated by William Winter. (Designed by Frank Newfeld). (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1971). Second Pritning. Pp. (10),1-146,(4). 8vo, green cloth with gilt letteringto spine. Spadoni and Donnelly 1567 for earlier edition. Front inner hinge cracked, gift inscription inked inside front cover, else very good. Uncomm on in hardcover. 40.00 View more info

Reprieve for the Fur-trade Canoe. An article in The Beaver : A Magazine ofthe North, Outfit 315:1, Summer 1984

By: BUSS, Michael. Beaver : A Magazine of the North, Outfit 315:1, Summer 1984 EBER, Dorothy Harley BERTON, Pierre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg, 1984,:

Seller ID: 83383


BUSS, Michael. “Reprieve for the Fur-trade Canoe.” An article in The Beaver: A Magazine of the North, Outfit 315:1, Summer 1984, pp 30-33, with 10 il lustrations. Winnipeg : Hudson's Bay Company, 1984. For the whole issue, pp[1]-63,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Other articles : Donald B. Smith's “Historic Peace-Pipe” (pp 4-7); Drew Armour's “The Blind Man and the Loon” [ Powerful Epic as Depicted by Inuit Artists] (pp 8-12); Pierre Berton's “The Sons of God” [Doukhobor Trek to Yorkton, 1902] (pp 13-18)... View more info

CBC Television presents The National Dream : Building the Impossible Railway

By: CBC Television BERTON, Pierre NASH, Knowlton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CBC-TV Network Promotion, Toronto, 1974,:

Seller ID: 99480


(CBC Television). CBC Television presents The National Dream : Building theImpossible Railway. Based on The National Dream, and The Last Spike, by Pi erre Berton. Sponsored by Royal Trust. Sundays 9-10 p.m. Startiing March 3.(Toronto : CBC-TV Network Promotion), n.d. [1974]. Pp (16). Illustrated. S quare 8vo, illustrated black stapled card covers. A colour illustrated promotional brochure for the upcoming CBC-TV miniseries The National Dream, with a preface by Knowlton Nash. Light edgewear, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Canadian Home: From Cave to Electronic Cocoon. in dj. signed

By: DENHEZ, Marc BERTON, Pierre, foreword

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto & Oxford, 1994,:

Seller ID: 34944


DENHEZ, Marc. The Canadian Home : From Cave to Electronic Cocoon. Toronto &Oxford : Dundurn Press, 1994. Pp 256. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. With a Foreword by Pierre Berton. Fine in dust jacket. Signed by Denhez. 30.00 View more info

Canadian Writers : Foreign Publishing Rights

By: Department of External Affairs, Government of Canada BERTON, Pierre) LAURENCE, Margaret) RICHARDS, David Adams)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: International Cultural Bureau, Arts Promotional Division, Department of External Affairs , Ottawa, 1988,:

Seller ID: 59388


[Department of External Affairs, Government of Canada]. Canadian Writers : Foreign Publishing Rights. Ottawa : International Cultural Bureau, Arts Promotional Division, Department of External Affairs, 1988. Pp. 276. 8vo, bluecard covers, plain spine. A catalogue sent to foreign publishing houses sh owcasing some of the best of Canadian writing, in the hopes of garnering overseas publishers. Includes excerpts of works by Pierre Berton ("Vimy"), Margaret Laurence ("The Diviners"), David Adams Richards and fourteen others.Minor creasing, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Images of Canada: A Nation in Postage Stamps. w/stamps

By: DONALDSON, Gordon BERTON, Pierre (foreword)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Editions Grosvenor Inc., Montreal, 1990, ISBN:0919959571:

Seller ID: 68946


DONALDSON, Gordon. Images of Canada: A Nation in Postage Stamps. Foreword by Pierre Berton. Montreal : Editions Grosvenor Inc., (1990). Pp. 93. Illustrated. Includes collectible Canadian stamps worth over $5.00. 8vo, black illustrated card covers. Very good. 50.00 View more info

Last Horizon: Paintings & Stories of an Artist's Life in the Yukon. 1st Cdnin dj.

By: HARRISON, Ted BERTON, Pierre, intro

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Merritt, Toronto, 1980,:

Seller ID: 37347


HARRISON, Ted. The Last Horizon: Paintings & Stories of an Artist's Life inthe Yukon. Introduction by Pierre Berton. (Toronto : Merritt, 1980). First Printing. Pp (8),9-112. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Waterstaining to low er portion of cloth, else vg in dj. 45.00 View more info

Heritage Canada. Vol. 1, No. 1. Printemps / Spring 1974

By: HARTWICK, Paul (ed.). BERTON, Pierre DIEFENBAKER, John G. DOUVILLE, Raymond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Heritage Canada, Ottawa, 1974,:

Seller ID: 95976


HARTWICK, Paul (ed.). Heritage Canada. [Vol. 1, No. 1]. Printemps / Spring 1974. (Ottawa : Heritage Canada), 1974. Pp (32) including covers. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated cream stapled card covers. The first issue. Contents : On the threshold / Sur le seuil (by/par R.A.J. Phillips); Batoche / L'importance de Batoche (by/par John G. Diefenbaker); Lessons of aLoss / Les leçons d'une défaite; La Place Royale (par Raymond Douville); W hy preserve? / Raisons pour la préservationse (by/par Pierre Berton); New Life for Old Neighborhoods / PAQ et PAREL (by/par Ron Basford); The Spiri... View more info

Taut Ship. A short story about a seagoing tug in Maclean's : Canada's National Magazine, Vol. 61, No. 3, February 1, 1948

By: HIGGINS, Morris Brand BERTON, Pierre SCOTT, Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Maclean-Hunter, Toronto , 1948,:

Seller ID: 89359


HIGGINS, Morris Brand. “Taut Ship.” A short story about a seagoing tug in Maclean's : Canada's National Magazine, Vol. 61, No. 3, February 1, 1948, pp18-19, 30-32, 34). Toronto : Maclean-Hunter, 1948. Pp 1-52. Illustrated. T riple Column. Folio, illustrat4d red stapled wrappers. Other contents : “They're Only Japs” (by Pierre Berton) [about the mass exodus of Japanese Canadians from B.C.]; “Why B.C. Draws the Color Line” (by Jack Scott); and muchmore. Cover photo of figure skater Barbara Ann Scott. Covers torn and chip ped, mailing label, else good only. 20.00 View more info