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Legend of the Devil's Dyke.

By: AINSWORTH, W. Harrison.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mossant, Vallon & Co., 1925,:

Seller ID: 95219


AINSWORTH, W. Harrison. The Legend of the Devil's Dyke. N.pl.: Issued by Mossant, Vallon & Co., n.d. [ca 1920s?]. Pp (36). 8vo, white embossed stitched card covers, red lettering to front cover. A short story by W. Harrison Ainsworth, a gift book by Mossant, Vallon & Co. William Harrison Ainsworth (1805-1882) was an English historical novelist born in Manchester. Spine andmargins browned, edges nicked, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Tower of London : A Historical Romance. Fifth Edition.

By: AINSWORTH, William Harrison. CRUIKSHANK, George

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Henry G. Bohn, London, 1844,:

Seller ID: 103036


AINSWORTH, William Harrison. The Tower of London : A Historical Romance. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. London: Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Garden, MDCCCXLIV [1844]. Fifth Edition. Pp. (6),[iii]-xvi,[1]-439,(5), frontispiece, + 39 leaves of plates. With several wood engravings to text. 8vo, rebound in half red morocco, with red cloth boards, marbled endpapers, gilt tooling to front board, gilt decoration, five raised bands, and gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt. A historical novel following the life of Lady Jane Grey. Short split to head of front outer hinge, small chip to head ... View more info

Old Saint Paul's : A Tale of the Plague and the Fire

By: AINSWORTH, William Harrison. FRANKLIN, John. BROWNE, Hablot Knight. PHIZ]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Parry, Blenkarn, & Co., London, 1847,:

Seller ID: 103038


AINSWORTH, William Harrison. Old Saint Paul's : A Tale of the Plague and the Fire. With illustrations by John Franklin and H.K. Browne [Phiz]. London:Parry, Blenkarn & Co., Leadenhall Street, 1847. A New Edition. Pp. (10),[1 ]-x,(2),[1]-434,(4), frontispiece, illustrated title page, with original red cloth boards and spine sewn into the binding, + 19 leaves of plates. 8vo,rebound in half red morocco, with marbled boards, marbled cloth-covered en dpapers, gilt tooled bands to front board, gilt decoration, five raised bands, and gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt. Some wear to outer hinges, ... View more info

Windsor Castle : An Historical Romance. First Illustrated Edition.

By: AINSWORTH, William Harrison. JOHANNOT, Tony. CRUIKSHANK, George. DELAMOTTE, W. Alfred.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Henry Colburn, Publisher, London, 1843,:

Seller ID: 103037


AINSWORTH, William Harrison. Windsor Castle : An Historical Romance. Illustrated by George Cruikshank and Tony Johannot. With designs on wood, by W. Alfred Delamotte. London: Henry Colburn, Publisher, MDCCCXLIII [1843]. FirstIllustrated Edition. Pp. (8),[iii]-x,(2),[1]-324,(4), frontispiece, + 18 l eaves of plates, illustrated title page, with original red cloth boards andspine sewn into the binding. With several wood engravings to text. 8vo, re bound in half red morocco, with marbled boards, marbled cloth-covered endpapers, gilt tooled bands to front board, gilt decoration, five raised bands,... View more info

Air Canada International Timetable / Horaire Internatinal. Effective / En vigueur le 1 February / Fevrier 1983

By: Air Canada - Timetable

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Air Canada, 1983,:

Seller ID: 84897


(Air Canada - Timetable). Air Canada International Timetable / Horaire Internatinal. Effective / En vigueur le 1 February / Fevrier 1983. N.l.: Air Canada, 1983. Pp [1]-38,(2) including covers. 8vo [9 by 8 inches, folded onceinto 9 by 4 inches], illustrated stapled wrappers. Bilingual (English and French). Rubbed, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Vickers Viscount

By: Air France - Ephemera)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hubert Baille & Cie., Paris, 1953,:

Seller ID: 102199


(Air France - Ephemera). Vickers "Viscount". (Paris : Hubert Baille & Cie.), n.d. [1953?]. Pp (8) panels. Illustrated. Square 8vo, single sheet foldedthree times making 8 panels. Contains two panels with information on the V ickers "Viscount", and three double panel illustrations of the aircraft (one in the air, one boarding, and one cutaway drawing showing the inside of the plane). Text in French. SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REDUCED DUE TO ITS LIGHT WEIGHT. Tape marks to spine, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Coastal Command : The Air Ministry Account of the Part Played by Coastal Command in the Battle of the Seas 1939-1942. First British Editionr

By: Air Ministry)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: HMSO, London, 1942,:

Seller ID: 20114


(Air Ministry). Coastal Command : The Air Ministry Account of the Part Played by Coastal Command in the Battle of the Seas 1939-1942. London : His Majesty's Stationery Office, (1942). First Printing. Pp (6),7-143,(1). Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, wrappers. Law 1166. Contents: 1. "It's the Bismarck!", 2. Plot of Operations, 3. The Men and the Aircraft, 4. Flying Start: September 1939, 5. The Fight for Norway, 6. Heinkel-haunted Skies: the Attack in the West, 7. Seeking the Raider in his Lair, 8. Ten Milion Miles of Sea, 9. Ocean Rendezvous, 10. The Attack on the U-Boats, 11. The Big... View more info

Pilot's Notes for Fortress: GR. IIA, GR. II & III, BII & BIII : Four Cyclone R.1820-65 Or R.1820-97 Engines

By: Air Ministry)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Air Ministry, London, 1944,:

Seller ID: 115923


(Air Ministry). Pilot's Notes for Fortress: GR. IIA, GR. II & III, BII & BIII : Four Cyclone R.1820-65 Or R.1820-97 Engines. Restricted. (London : AirMInistry, May 1944). Pp (40),+ 3 leaves of plates (2 folding). 8vo, bound at spine with twine, blue card covers, lettered in black. A.P. 2099 D, C, D, E & F.- P.N., Supersedes A.P. 2099 B (Dec. 1942). Contents : Part I - Descriptiive. Introduction. Fuel and Oil Systems : Fuel tanks; Fuel quality gauge; Fuel cocks; Booster pumps; Fuel transfer system; Priming system; Oil system. Main Services : Hydraulic system, Fortress IIA; Hydraulic system, For... View more info

King's Regulations and Air Council Instructions for the Royal Air Force, with Appendices and Index, 1942. Annual Report of the 1928 (and) Edition embodying Amendments promulgated in Amendment Lists Nos. 1-116

By: Air Ministry) Air Publication 958

Price: $85.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1942,:

Seller ID: 104926


(Air Ministry). The King's Regulations and Air Council Instructions for theRoyal Air Force, with Appendices and Index, 1942. Annual Report of the 192 8 (and) Edition embodying Amendments promulgated in Amendment Lists Nos. 1-116. Air Publication 958. London : His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1942. Pp (1),ii-xvi,1-1474. Index. 8vo, grey paper covered boards, blue cloth spine, lettered in black. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Organization of the R.A.F. 3. General Instruction for Officers. 4. Command, Relative Rank and Precedence. 5. Ceremonial. 6. Uniform. 7. Orders, Decorations, Medals and Othe... View more info

Blackout for Your Home. Air Raid Precautions, Household Series, Booklet No.2.

By: Air Raid Precautions - Canada].

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions; Edmond Cloutier, Ottawa, 1942,:

Seller ID: 107590


[Air Raid Precautions - Canada]. Blackout for Your Home. Air Raid Precautions, Household Series, Booklet No. 2. Ottawa: Director of Civil Air Raid Precautions; Edmond Cloutier, [n.d. - 1942?]. Pp. (3),4-[32], including covers. Small 8vo, stapled printed black and grey card covers with grey and blacklettering to front cover. "Blackout is perhaps the most useful weapon of p assive defence available to the whole civilian population. Blackout is a preventive measure and prevention is always better than cure. Effective BLackout is not only an obstacle to the enemy raider; it also assists the ar... View more info

Sarah Ballenden. First Edition, paperback, signed.

By: AITKEN, Alex.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Artful Codger Press, Kingston, 2003, ISBN:096828258x:

Seller ID: 112005


AITKEN, Alex. Sarah Ballenden. A novel. Kingston, Ontario, Canada : The Artful Codger Press, (2003). First Printing. Pp. (5),6-239,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated cream card covers wtih green lettering to front cover, green and black lettering to spine. A novel by the Scottish-born, Ontario-residing author and historian. "No one could deny that Sarah Ballenden was beautiful. Northat she was elegant and charming. And as the wife of Chief Factor John Ba llenden, she was at the very pinnacle of society in the Hudson's Bay Company. She was the chatelaine, the mistress of the officers' mess at Upper ... View more info

Welland Canal Company : A Study in Canadian Enterprise. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: AITKEN, Hugh G.J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1954,:

Seller ID: 106164


AITKEN, Hugh G.J. The Welland Canal Company : A Study in Canadian Enterprise. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1954. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-ix,(3),-[1]-178,(2) + map. Another map in text. Tables, charts in text. 8vo, tan cloth, black lettering to spine. In the Studies in Entrepreneurial History series. "Among the transportation improvements of the nineteenth century in North America the Welland Canal occupies a position of uniqueimportance. Opened for traffic in 1829, the Canal provided a navigable wat erway around Niagara Falls, making it possible for ships to pass freely... View more info

American Economic Impact on Canada

By: AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH FORSEY, Eugene Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE BRECHER, Irving

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Duke University Press / Cambridge University Press, Durham, N.C. / London , 1959,:

Seller ID: 93708


AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH, Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE, Irving BRECHER, and Eugene FORSEY. The American Economic Impact on Canada. Durham, N.C. / London : Published for the Duke UniversityCommonwealth-Studies Center [by] Duke University Press [and] Cambridge Uni versity Press, 1959. Pp [i]-xviii,[1]-176,(2). Tables. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering and red panel to spine. Duke University Commonwealth Studies Center Publications No. 12. Contents : I. The Changing Structure of the Canadian Economy, with Particular Reference to the Influence of the Unit... View more info

Ontario Harvest Cookbook : An Exploratino of Feasts and Flavours. Signed.

By: AITKEN, Julia and Anita STEWART.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0771573790:

Seller ID: 104087


AITKEN, Julia and Anita STEWART. The Ontario Harvest Cookbook : An Exploratino of Feasts and Flavours. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, (1996). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-x,[1]-261,(1). Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated green card covers. "'The Ontario Harvest Cookbook' explores the back roads and farmers' markets of Ontario to bring you more than 150 recipes that celebrate the province's fabulous food. Along with delicious recipes for everything from soup to preserves, there's a wealth of information on food festivals, markets, innovative growers, museums, wild-food forays an... View more info

First Writes.

By: AITKEN, Kelley, Sue GOYETTE, and Barbara SCOTT. LYON, Annabel. McKAY, Don. STENSON, Fred.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Banff Centre Press, Banff, AB, 2005, ISBN:1894773160:

Seller ID: 106582


AITKEN, Kelley, Sue GOYETTE, and Barbara SCOTT, eds. First Writes. (Banff, AB): The Banff Centre Press, 2005. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-viii,1-149,(3). 8vo, illustrated brown, white and green card covers with black and white lettering to front cover and to brown spine. "It's one thing to sign on for the long and lonely apprenticeship that is the life of a writer; most writers have, or eventually develop, a certain talen for that kind of solitude. But when it comes time to publish that first book, the experience of crossing the line from private to public space can be daunting -- even ove... View more info

Japan in Global Ocean Politics. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AKAHA, Tsuneo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press , Honolulu, 1985, ISBN:0824808983:

Seller ID: 55787


AKAHA, Tsuneo . Japan in Global Ocean Politics. Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press and Law of the Sea Institute, University of Hawaii, (1985). First Printing. Pp (8),[ix]-xii,[1]-224,(4). Text maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "National enclosure of the world's oceans is one of the most important global trends to have emerged during the second half of the twentieth century. Awareness of the real and potential value of the ocean and its resources and recognition of the growing s carcity of natural resources on land have promptednation-states to claim and exert control over wide areas of the hithert... View more info

Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VI

By: AKENSON, Donald H. GWYN, Julian HAMILTON, Roberta WYNN, Graeme

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1988, ISBN:0969077254:

Seller ID: 93719


AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VI . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1988). Pp. (16),[17]-353,(3). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: Roberta Hamilton's "FeudalSociety and Colonization: A Critique and Reinterpretation of the Historiog raphy of New France"; Mary Kinnear's "'Do You Want Your Daughter To Marry AFarmer?': Women's Work on the Farm, 1922"; Mary McRoberts's "Corporate Str uctures and Local Economies: THe Case of the Williams Lake District Lumber Industry"; Robert E. Ankli's "The North America... View more info

Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VIII

By: AKENSON, Donald H. GWYN, Julian TITLEY, Brian McINNIS, R.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1992, ISBN:1895158036:

Seller ID: 93720


AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume VIII . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1992). Pp. (16),[17]-327,(1). 8vo, charcoal cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: R.M. McInnis's "Perspectives on Ontario Agriculture, 1815-1930: The Early Ontario Wheat Staple Reconsidered, Ontario Agriculture at Mid-Century, The Changing Structure of Canadian Agriculture, [and] Output and Productivity in Canadian Agriculture": Cathy E. Kindquist's "Migration and Madness on the Upper Canadian Frontier, 1841-1850"; Angela E. Davis's "'Country Homemakers'... View more info

Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume III

By: AKENSON, Donald H. SKEOCH, Alan E. MANNION, John McINNIS, R.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Langdale Press, Gananoque, ON, 1982, ISBN:096907722x:

Seller ID: 93725


AKENSON, Donald H., ed. Canadian Papers in Rural History, Volume III . Gananoque, ON: Langdale Press, (1982). Pp. (6),7-256. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: R.M. McInnis's "A Reconsideration of the State of Agriculture in Lower Canada in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century"; Darrell A. Norris and Victor Konrad's "Time, Context, and House Type Validation: Euphrasia Township, Ontario"; John Clarke's "The Activity of an Early Canadian Land Speculator in Essex County, Ontario:Would the Real John Askin Please Stand Up?"; Gerald... View more info

If the Irish Ran the World: Montserrat, 1630-1730. First Edition, Paperback

By: AKENSON, Donald Harman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 1997, ISBN:0773516867:

Seller ID: 115131


AKENSON, Donald Harman. Being Had : Historians, Evidence, and the Irish in North America. Being the Joanne Goodman Lectures of the University of Western Ontario, 1997. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1997). First Edition, Paperback. Pp (8).[ix]-x,(4),[3]-273,(1). With maps and tables in the text. 8vo, grey, black and red cardcovers, black spine. Donald Harman Akenson FRSC, FRHS (b. May 22, 1941, Minneapolis, Minnesota). . "What would have happened if the Irish had conquered and controlled a vast empire? Would they have been more humane rulers than the English? Using... View more info