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Flies / Flight of the Pterodactyl

By: ABBEY, Lloyd, and Gail FOX FOX, Gail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1973, ISBN:0887500765:

Seller ID: 105644


ABBEY, Lloyd, and Gail FOX. Flies / Flight of the Pterodactyl. [Ottawa] : Oberon Press, (1973). Pp (64). 8vo, black card covers, illustrated and lettered in red. In nthe New Canadian Poets series. Lloyd Abbey was born in London, Ontario, in 1943, and taught for many years as a professor of English literature at the University of British Columbia. He now lives in Vancouver,British Columbia, where he writes full time. Gail Fox is a poet (born at W illimantic, Conn. in 1942) who immigrated to Canada in 1963 and came to public attention in the late 1960s and early 1970s as part of a group of write... View more info

Abbotsford '74 : 1975: August 8, 9 & 10. Canada's National Airshow. Program: One Dollar

By: Abbotsford Air Show)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Abbotsford International Air Show Society, Abbotsford, B.C., 1975,:

Seller ID: 115603


(Abbotsford Air Show). Abbotsford '74 : 1975: August 8, 9 & 10. Canada's National Airshow. Program: One Dollar. [Abbotsford, B.C.: Abbotsford International Air Show Society, 1975]. Pp (1),2-40,(2) includng covers, Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated red, blue and green card covers, lettered in yelowand white. The programme for the show, Very good. 15.00 View more info

History of Fort St. Joseph. Paperback edition.

By: ABBOTT, John, Graeme S. MOUNT and Michael J. MULLOY. MOUNT, Graeme S. MULLOY, Michael J.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dundurn Group, Toronto, 2000, ISBN:1550023373:

Seller ID: 103480


ABBOTT, John, Graeme S. MOUNT and Michael J. MULLOY. The History of Fort St. Joseph. Toronto : Dundurn Group, (2000). Paperback edition. Pp. (11), 12-192. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated purple card covers. "In early 1812, as the British and the Americans were on the brink of war in North America, Fort St. Joseph was not thought to be of much importance to the British cause. It was disregarded as a useless, poorly located post. But when war was declared, the garrison at Fort St. Joseph pulled off a miracle : it captured the American Fort Mackinac, and for the remainder of the War of 18... View more info

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The Hull Home Fire. First Edition

By: ABBOTT, Linda.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2013, ISBN:9781771172622: 2013

Seller ID: 104317

ISBN: 1771172622


ABBOTT, Linda. The Hull Home Fire. St. John's : Flanker Press Limited, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-231,(3). 8vo (139 x 216 mm), photo-illustrated orange - brown card covers with white lettering to spine. Linda Abbott (b. 1954, St. John's, Newfoundland) was living there at the time of publication. "Day after day, thousands of people passed by an unassuming, three-storey building on the corner of New Gower and Springdale streets in St. John's. Operated by the Hull family, the ground floor was rented to a commission merchant; the top two floors and annex buildi... View more info

History of Medicine in the Province of Quebec

By: ABBOTT, Maude E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company , Toronto, 1931,:

Seller ID: 26667


ABBOTT, Maude E. History of Medicine in the Province of Quebec. Toronto : The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1931. Pp (4),7-97,(1), folding frontispiece + 22 pp plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Roland, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 1, p.117, Watters p.859, Rhodenizer p.580. Reprinted, with additions, from The Storied Province of Quebec. Dr Maude Elizabeth Seymour Abbott (b. March 18, 1869, St. Andrew's, Quebec - d. September 2, 1940, Montreal), physician, surgeon, pathologist, historian.. Contents : ... View more info

Brief History of The Offer Wadham Island, Newfoundland : The Million DollarRock, with some notes on The Wadham Islands, Copper Island, Duck Island, W hite Island, Peckford's Island, Coleman Island, James Island. First Printing

By: ABBOTT, Roland W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 1994, ISBN:1895387477:

Seller ID: 105591


ABBOTT, Roland W. A Brief History of The Offer Wadham Island, Newfoundland : The Million Dollar Rock, with some notes on The Wadham Islands, Copper Island, Duck Island, White Island, Peckford's Island, Coleman Island, James Island. St. John's : Creative Publishers, 1994. First Printing. Pp (3),iv-xx,1-62,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated turquoise card covers. Contents : Dedication; Map of Nfld. Seven Wadham Islands; Offer Wadham Island Sketch; Notes for Six Wadham Islands; Preface By R.W.Abbott; An Acknowledgement; Brief History "Offer Wadham"; The Name "Wadham"; Location; Ph... View more info

Adel Abdessemed : Je suis innocent

By: ABDESSEMED, Adel) MICHAUD, Philippe-Alain

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Steidl / Centre Pompidou, Gottingen, Germany / Paris, 2012, ISBN:9783869305417:

Seller ID: 101439


(ABDESSEMED, Adel). Adel Abdessemed : Je suis innocent. Organized by Philippe-Alain Michaud. Published on the occasion of the exhibition presented at the Centre Pompidou, Galerie Sud, from October 3, 2012 to January 7, 2013. from October 3, 2012 to January 7, 2013. (Gottingen, Germany) : Steidl / (Paris) : Centre Pompidou, (2012). First Edition. Pp (6),7-247,(1). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white paper covered boards, black lettering to front board and spine. Adel Abdessemed, (born 1971 in Constantine, Algeria) is a conceptual artist who lives and works in Paris, France. Contents : Alfred Va... View more info

Village Women of Bangladesh : Prospects for Change : A Study Prepared for the International Labour Office Within the Framework of the World EmploymentProgramme .

By: ABDULLAH, Tahrunnessa A. and Sondra A.. ZEIDENSTEIN

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1982, ISBN:0080267955:

Seller ID: 74727


ABDULLAH, Tahrunnessa A. and Sondra A.. ZEIDENSTEIN. Village Women of Bangladesh : Prospects for Change: A Study Prepared for the International LabourOffice Within the Framework of the World Employment Programme . Oxford : P ergamon Press, (1982). First Edition. Pp xx,246 + 8 pp of photos. 8vo, green hardcover. Part I. Rural Women of Bangladesh. Chapters : 1. Introduction;2. Bangladesh Background; 3. The Work of Women; 4. Women and Income; 5. Re production and Health; 6. Purdah; 7. Status; 8. Life Crises; 9. Family Strategy and Female Strategy; 10. Co-operation and Conflict; 11. Change. Part I... View more info

Aristotelian Logic and the Arabic Language in Alfarabi

By: ABED, Shukri B. AL-FARABI, Abu Nasr Mohammed) ARISTOTLE)

Price: $37.50

Publisher: State University of New York Press, Albany, 1991, ISBN:0791403971:

Seller ID: 99901


ABED, Shukri B. Aristotelian Logic and the Arabic Language in Alfarabi. (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1991). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xxv,(1),[1]-201,(3). 8vo, decorated pink glossy paper covered boards, dark blue titles to front and spine. "This book explores the reaction of tenth-century Arab philosopher Abu Nasr Alfarabi to the logical works of Aristotle. From numerous short treatises the author develops a systematic and comprehensive topical survey of Alfarabi's logical writings. The book is divided into two major parts: language as a tool of logic (chapters 1-5) and... View more info

Abegweit Review, Vol.3, No.1

By: Abegweit Review) HOGG, Lucille Elizabeth CHEVERIE, Leo NOYE, Leah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, 1980,:

Seller ID: 20384


(Abegweit Review). The Abegweit Review, Volume 3, Number 1, Spring 1980. Charlottetown : University of Prince Edward Island, 1980. Pp (4),3-89,(3). 8vo, yellow card covers. A special women's issue. Contents : Introduction by Beth Percival; Jessie Winnifred Gourlie Hogg by Lucille Elizabeth Hogg; Margaret MacWilliams by Mrs. Bryce Sharpe; Agnes Ramsay by Marjorie Gay; The Wait by Kathleen Murphy; One Woman's Life by Leo Cheverie; Hazel L. Sterns by Adele Townsend; Florence Gaston Mosher by Leone Ross; The Escape by Suzanne Currie; The Warranty by Jane E. Wilson; Irma MacPherson by Elizabeth Yeo... View more info

Channel Underground : A New Survey of the Channel Tunnel Question. First Edition hardcover in dustjacket.

By: ABEL, Deryck. KIRKPATRICK, Ivone, Sir, foreword.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pall Mall Press, London and Dunmow, 1961,:

Seller ID: 113258


ABEL, Deryck. Channel Underground : A New Survey of the Channel Tunnel Question. With a Foreword by Sir Ivone Kirkpatrick. London and Dunmow : The Pall Mall Press, (1961). First Printing. Pp. (12),xiii-xvi,1-127,(1), frontispiece, + 4 p. of black and white plates. 8vo, red cloth with black letteringto spine. "The Channel Tunnel is no longer a wild dream. It is a technical ly feasible proposition and economically sound. In a few years' time, Pariswill be only a four-hour train journey from London and cars will eb whiske d through to the Continent in well under an hour. It is, nevertheless, ... View more info

Shipwright's Trade. Caravan reprint

By: ABELL, Westcott, Sir

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Caravan Book Service, New York, 1962,:

Seller ID: 33488


ABELL, Westcott, Sir. The Shipwright's Trade. New York : Caravan Book Service. Reprint edition. Pp 218. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. National Maritime Museum, The Development of the Boat : A Select Bibliography 1284a. "Sir Westcott Abell, an Honorary Vice-President of the Institute of Naval Architects, and a past Master of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights, has here packed into 200 pages an account of shipbuilding from the 'dug-out' and theancient river ships of Egypt to the great shaping-time in England under th e Tudors and Stuarts when the basic technique was finally set down and ... View more info

Shipwright's Trade. First Edition

By: ABELL, Westcott, Sir PETT, Phineas

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1948,:

Seller ID: 49763


ABELL, Westcott, Sir. The Shipwright's Trade. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1948. First Edition. Pp (6),v-xiii,(1),[1]-218 + frontispiece + 19 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth, gilt decoration on front, gilt lettering on spine. National Maritime Museum, The Development of the Boat : A Select Bibliography 1284a. "Sir Westcott Abell, an Honorary Vice-President of the Institute of Naval Architects, and a past Master of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights, has here packed into 200 pages an account of shipbuilding from the 'dug-out' and the ancient river ships of Egypt to the great sha... View more info

Nationalism, Communism, and Canadian Labour : The CIO, the Communist Party,and the Canadian Congress of Labour 1935-1956.

By: ABELLA, Irving Martin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0602018939:

Seller ID: 94724


ABELLA, Irving Martin. Nationalism, Communism, and Canadian Labour : The CIO, the Communist Party, and the Canadian Congress of Labour 1935-1956. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1973). First Edition. Pp [i]-vii,(5),[1]-256. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Contents : 1. The CIO Comes North. 2. Expulsion 1937-39. 3. The Merger 1939-40. 4. The Steelworkers' Organizing Committee. 5. The CCL, the CCF and the Communist Party 1940-46. 6. The International Union of Mill and Smaller Workers 1936-48.7. The International Woodworkers of America 1940-48. 8. The United Electri ... View more info

On Strike : Six Key Labour Struggles in Canada 1919-1949.

By: ABELLA, Irving. BERCUSON, David Major Strikes in Canadian History series HANSON, S.D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: James Lorimer & Company, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0888620578:

Seller ID: 78784


ABELLA, Irving. On Strike : Six Key Labour Struggles in Canada 1919-1949. Toronto : James Lorimer & Company, 1975. First Edition. Pp [i]-xv,(1),1-196,(4). 8vo, card covers. No. 1 in the Major Strikes in Canadian History series. Contents : The Winnipeg General Strike (by David Bercuson); Estevan 1931(by S.D. Hanson); Aid to the Civil Power: The Stratford Strike of 1933 (by Desmond Morton); Oshawa 1937 (by Irving M. Abella); Ford Windsor 1945 (by David Moulton); Asbestos 1949 (by Fraser Isbester). Very good. 7.50 View more info

Peyote Religion Among the Navaho. With field assistance by Harvey C. Moore and with an appendix on Navaho Population and Education by Denis F. Johnston.

By: ABERLE, David F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Aldine Publishing Company, Chicago, 1967,:

Seller ID: 91839


ABERLE, David F. The Peyote Religion Among the Navaho. With field assistance by Harvey C. Moore and with an appendix on Navaho Population and Education by Denis F. Johnston. Chicago : Aldine Publishing Company, (1967). SecondPrinting. Pp [i]-xxvi,[1]-454,+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Index. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Iverson, The Navajos: A Critical Bibliogra phy 3. An absorbing history and description ... factual, theoretical and practical ... of the widespread use of peyote as the basis of a native religion among American Indians. Contents : I. The Peyote Cult. 1. Introduction. ... View more info

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Jakarta : A History. First Edition

By: ABEYASEKERE, Susan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Singapore [et al], 1987, ISBN:0195826884: 1987

Seller ID: 113251

ISBN: 0195826884


ABEYASEKERE, Susan. Jakarta : A History. Singapore [et al] : Oxford University Press, 1987. Pp (4),[v]-xvii,(3),[3]-280,(2),+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated grey paper-covered boards (hardcover), lettered in blue, orange, pale yellow, white and black. "This study of Jakarta presents the first general history of the city. It follows two main themes. One is the clash between dream and reality. For nearly 400 years, governments have wanted Jakarta to be the show-piece for their policies in the Indonesian archipelago. From 1619 until 1949, the Dutch saw the city as a Eu... View more info

Beyond Forget : Rediscovering the Prairies. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ABLEY, Mark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver / Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0888945205:

Seller ID: 26706


ABLEY, Mark. Beyond Forget : Rediscovering the Prairies. Vancouver / Toronto : Douglas & McIntyre, (1986). First Printing. Pp 260. 8vo, green cloth, endpaper maps. "This book of travel is a wonderfully fresh and vivid observation of people, places and patterns. .Here are the prairies revealed by a traveller with an eye for the idiosyncratic as well as the sublime." Abley's1985 journey through the small towns of Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Albert a. Vg-fine in dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Secret War for the Middle East : The Influence of Axis and Allied Intelligence Operations during World War II. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ABOUL-ENEIN, Youssef and Basil ABOUL-ENEIN.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2013, ISBN:9781612513096:

Seller ID: 114687


ABOUL-ENEIN, Youssef and Basil ABOUL-ENEIN. The Secret War for the Middle East : The Influence of Axis and Allied Intelligence Operations during WorldWar II. Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, (2013). First Printin g. Pp. (6),vii-xxiii,(1),1-263,(1). 8vo, red paper-covered spine with off-white patterned paper-covered boards, silver lettering to spine. Foreword byEd Mornston. "Although often overlooked in studies of World War II, the Mi ddle East was actually a key theater for the Allies. Though the threat of direct Axis invasion by Rommel's Afrika Corps never materialized beyond ... View more info

Blazing Ocean. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ABRAHAM, Cyril

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Severn House, London, 1979,:

Seller ID: 21917


ABRAHAM, Cyril. The Blazing Ocean. (London) : Severn House, (1979). First Printing. Pp 218. 8vo, maroon cloth. A novel by the author of The Oneidin Line. "Cunning and seamanship got the Kentucky Minstrel out of Oran while theRoyal Navy pounded the French fleet. Hastily armed, she sailed in convoy a fter convoy through the inferno of the submarine-haunted Atlantic, home to a bomb-battered Liverpool. Captain Turner and his crew had been fighting the sea all their lives; now they faced the added hazards of the U-boat wolf packs, the Luftwaffe's dive-bombers, the shells of the surface raiders.... View more info