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200 Years of American Sculpture. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ARMSTRONG, Tom, et al KRAUSS, Rosalind E. HASKELL, Barbara

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Godine, New York, 1976, ISBN:0879231858:

Seller ID: 11070


ARMSTRONG, Tom, Wayne CRAVEN, Norman FEDER, Barbara HASKELL, Rosalind E. KRAUSS, Daniel ROBBINS, and Marcia TUCKER. 200 Years of American Sculpture. (New York) : David R. Godine, Publisher, in association with the Whitney Museum of American Art, (1976). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-336. Double column. Illustrated. 4to, cream cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This volume presents the first major study of the dramatic unfolding of the history of American sculpture . The works of over 140 artists.have been carefully selected from collections across the United States and Europe Europe to reflect t... View more info

25 [Twenty-Five] Nudes Engraved by Eric Gill. Devin-Adair Edition in dustjacket.

By: GILL, Eric.

Price: $280.00

Publisher: Devin-Adair, New York, 1950,:

Seller ID: 109058


GILL, Eric. Twenty-Five Nudes Engraved by Eric Gill. With an introduction. New York: The Devin-Adair Company Publishers, (1950). First Thus Printing. Pp. (64). Unpaginated. Illustrated with line drawings against black backgrounds. 8vo, red cloth, gilt initials to front board, gilt lettering to spine. "Drawings are ends, not means, and even studies and sketches should be thought of as worth doing for themselves. [...] For the training of imagination is the first thing to be seen to, & that is best achieved by life and experience; and in order to make this particular thing, this construction... View more info

2nd Gulf of St. Lawrence Workshop

By: HASSAN, E. M., (coordinator)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bedford Institute, Dartmouth, NS, 1971,:

Seller ID: 57240


HASSAN, E. M., (coordinator). 2nd Gulf of St. Lawrence Workshop held at Bedford Institute, Dartmouth, NS, November 30-December 3, 1970. Dartmouth, NS:Bedford Institute, 1971. Pp. 168, including maps and charts. 4to, illustra ted yellow card covers with black spine. Contents: "The Gulf of St. Lawrence", "The Gulf as a Physical Oceanographic System", "An Approach to ChemicalOceanography in the Gulf of St. Lawrence", "The Gulf as a Biological Produ ction System", "An Outline of the Development of the Gulf of St. Lawrence","Oceanographic Studies in the S... View more info

A Concession to Circumstance: Nova Scotia's Unlimited Supply of Women Teachers, 1870-1960

By: PERRY, George Historical Studies in Education, 15:2, Fall 2003)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canadian History of Education Association, London, ON, 2003,:

Seller ID: 63426


PERRY, George. "'A Concession to Circumstance': Nova Scotia's 'Unlimited Supply' of Women Teachers, 1870-1960 . An article in Historical Studies in Education, Volume 15, Number 2, Fall 2003, pp. 327-360. (London, ON): Canadian History of Education Association, 2003. Pp. (i)-viii,[5],(210-421,[3]. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Also includes articles by Thomas Fleming,Mary Anne Poutanen, Esther Lamontagne, Yolande Cohen, and Chris Peers. Nic k to top edge, else vg. For the issue. 8.00 View more info

A Force : The Origins of British Deception During the Second World War. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BENDECK, Whitney T. WAVELL.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2013, ISBN:9781612512334:

Seller ID: 114688


BENDECK, Whitney T. "A" Force : The Origins of British Deception During theSecond World War. Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, (2013). Fir st Printing. Pp. (4),v-x,1-259,(3).8vo, white paper-covered spine with patterned red paper-covered boards, black lettering to spine. "In June 1940, the Italians declared war on the British in Africa. Out-numbered and unlikelyto receive sizable reinforcements of men or desperately needed supplies, i t is surprising that the British even survived. But necessity is the motherof all invention, so the British got creative. Under the leader... View more info

A Thing of the Past: Teaching in One-Room Schools in Rural Nova Scotia, 1936-1941

By: HALLMAN, Dianne M. Historical Studies in Education, 4:1, Spring 1992)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, 1992,:

Seller ID: 63427


HALLMAN, Dianne M. "'A Thing of the Past': Teaching in One-Room Schools in Rural Nova Scotia, 1936-1941" . An article in Historical Studies in Education, Volume 4, Number 1, Spring 1992, pp. 113-132. (London, ON: Faculty of Education, The University of Western Ontario), 1992. Pp. [8],(1)-210,[6]. 8vo, printed black card covers. Also includes articles by Marie-Paule Malouin, David Hogan, Oisin Patrick Rafferty, and Marilyn Färdig Whiteley. Spine nicked, else vg. For the issue. 8.00 View more info

Abbey and Bishopric of Ely : The Social History of an Ecclesiastical estatefrom the tenth century to the early fourteenth century. Second Printing i n dustjacket.

By: MILLER, Edward Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, New Series, 1)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1969,:

Seller ID: 102085


MILLER, Edward. The Abbey and Bishopric of Ely : The Social History of an Ecclesiastical estate from the tenth century to the early fourteenth century. [With an editor's preface by M.D. Knowles]. Cambridge: at the University Press, 1969. Second Printing. Cambridge University Press Library Edition. Pp. (6),[v]-xii,(2),[1]-313,(3). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, New Series, number 1. Edited by M.D. Knowles. "A study of the formation of a large estate by Ely Abbey during the tenth and eleventh centuries and of the various social ... View more info

Aboriginal Organizations and Their Claims: The Case of Newfounland and Labrador

By: KENNEDY, John C. Canadian Ethnic Studies 19:2 BUCHANAN, Alan G. SHADD, Adrienne L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Ethnic Studies Association, Calgary, 1987,:

Seller ID: 103092


KENNEDY, John C. "Aboriginal Organizations and Their Claims: The Case of Newfounland and Labrador." An article in Canadian Ethnic Studies Vol. XIX, No. 2, 1987, pp 13-25. (Calgary : Canaadian Ethnic Studies Association, 1987). Pp (2),[1]-155,(11). 8vo, decorated blue and white card covers. Other local contents : Adrienne L. Shadd's "Dual Labour Markets in "Core" and "Periphery" Regions of Canada: The Position of Black Males in Ontario and Nova Scotia" (pp 91-109); Alan G. Buchanan's "Education and Ethnic Attitudes: SomeObservations on Anglophones in New Brun... View more info

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Abraham Esau's War : A Black South African War in the Cape, 1899-1902. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NASSON, Bill African Studies Series, no. 68

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, New York, Port CHester, Melbourne, Sydney, 1991, ISBN:0521385121: 1991

Seller ID: 113192

ISBN: 0521385121


NASSON, Bill. Abraham Esau's War : A Black South African War in the Cape, 1899-1902. Cambridge, New York, Port Chester, Melbourne, Sydney : Cambridge University Press, (1991). First Ediiton. Pp (12),xiii-xxvi,1-245,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. African Studies Series, no. 68. "The South African War 1899-1902 is no longer treated as 'a white man's war' by historians. Black South Africans were drawn into service by both sides, and the war affected the black communities in a variety of complex ways. Dr Nasson has written a ... View more info

Accidental Opportunities : A Journey through Many Doors : An Autobiography.Paperback.

By: PACHAI, Bridgal.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Halifax , 2007, ISBN:9781552662366:

Seller ID: 83665


PACHAI, Bridglal. Accidental Opportunities : A Journey through Many Doors :An Autobiography. Halifax : Roseway Publishing, (2007). First Edition. Pp [1]-197,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. “Bridglal (Bridge) Pachai, a life long advocate of social justice, was born in a thatched roof dwelling in Umbulwana, South Africa. His journey has taken him from South Africa to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Along the way he has taught history at universities in Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria, The Gambia, South Africa and Halifax. He has also served as Director of the Black Cultural Centre in Nova S... View more info

Acel'dama (The scene of bloodshed) : The untold story of the murder of the Governor of Bermuda, Sir Richard Sharples.

By: DARRELL, Neville T. SHARPLES, Richard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Printed by Coastline Mountain Press, Surrey, B.C., 2004, ISBN:1894916174:

Seller ID: 94913


DARRELL, Neville T. Acel'dama (The scene of bloodshed) : The untold story of the murder of the Governor of Bermuda, Sir Richard Sharples. (Surrey, B.C.: Printed by Coastline Mountain Press (1983) Ltd., n.d. [ca 2004]. Pp [1]-117,+ 11 pp plates. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. Not seen in Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed. Contents : 1. Growing up in Bermuda. 2. The Bermuda Police : A look at Special Branch. 3. Buck Burrows: The early years. 4. A threat on my life. 5. Black Consciousness. 6. Upward mobility. 7. An unforgettable. 8. Murder of Duck... View more info

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Action Songs for Tots.

By: BOTWIN, Esther

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hart Publishing Company, Inc., New York , 1957,:

Seller ID: 95426


BOTWIN, Esther. Action Songs for Tots. New York : Hart Publishing Company, Inc., 1957. Pp [1]-63,(1). Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo, illustrated pink card covers. A Domino Book, No. 21. Songs which young children will enjoy acting out. Words and pictures describe the simple gestures for the child. Contents : I Wish I Were a Windmill; Looby-Loo; How D'Ya Do, My Partner?; Teensy-Weensy Spider; Pick a Bale of Cotton; Sing a Song of Sixpence; Playmate; Skip to My Lou; Where is Thumbkin?; Wind, Wind, Sugar Baby; Muffin Man; Ten Little Angels. Spine ends and edges worn, penned name, else very good. ... View more info

Actions and Other Events : The Unifier-Multiplier Controversy.

By: PFEIFER, Karl.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peter Lang, New York , 1989, ISBN:0820410446:

Seller ID: 104793


PFEIFER, Karl. Actions and Other Events : The Unifier-Multiplier Controversy. New York : Peter Lang, (1989). Pp (10),[1]-203,(3). Index. 8vo, green and white glossy paper covered boards, lettered in black. American University Studies. Series V, Philosophy, Vol. 75. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. The Unifying Approach. 3. The Multiplying Approach as Alternative. 4. A Consideration of Modifications to the Multiplying Account. 5. The Three Objections Reconsidered. 6. Is the Dispute Real? 7. Final Words on the Multipliers. 8. The Causal Criterion of Event Identity. 9. Conclusion. Karl Pfeifer w... View more info

Actions and Other Events: The Unifer-Multiplier Controversy

By: PFEIFER, Karl American University Studies: Series V: Philosophy, Vol. 75)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Peter Lang, 1989, ISBN:0820410446:

Seller ID: 68853


PFEIFER, Karl. Actions and Other Events: The Unifer-Multiplier Controversy.NY: Peter Lang, (1989). Pp. 203. 8vo, green and white paper covered boards , black titles to white spine. Small perforations to the front and rear topcorners, lightly rubbed, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Advanced Guard and Mobility in Russian and Soviet Military Thought and Practice. signed by author

By: JONES, David R. SAFRA Papers 1

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Academic International Press, Gulf Breeze, FL, 1985, ISBN:0875690858:

Seller ID: 114449


JONES, David R. The Advanced Guard and Mobility in Russian and Soviet Military Thought and Practice. (Gulf Breeze, FL) : Academic International Press,(1985). First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-138,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, white card co vers, lettered in black. A publication sponsored by the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University. Soviet Armed Forces Review Annual, SAFRA Papers 1. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Russian Theories on the Use and History of Vanguards. 3. Early Russian Forward Detachments. 4. Development of Muscovite Vanguard Formations. 5. In the Age of Line Tactics, 1700-180... View more info

Aeschylus' Supplices : Play and Trilogy. in dj.

By: GARVIE, A.F. AESCHYLUS

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1969,:

Seller ID: 73860


GARVIE, A.F. Aeschylus' Supplices : Play and Trilogy . Cambridge: at the University Press, 1969. First Printing. Pp. [i]-vii,(1),1-279,(1). 8vo, browncloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine, top edge dyed brown. A critical survey on the Supplices, traditionally dubbed as an "immature work of Aeschylus's youth" traditionally. Garvie, through the thorough examination of fragments of Aeschylus's surviving writings (Pap.Oxy 2256, fragment 3), espouses the theory that the surviving Supplices are actually part ofa trilogy, and was actually compiled later in his career, likely to ... View more info

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Africa and the Discovery of America. First Edition. In three volumes.

By: WIENER, Leo. COLUMBUS, Christopher).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Innes & Sons, Philadelphia, 1920,: 1920

Seller ID: 105204


WIENER, Leo. Africa and the Discovery of America. Philadelphia : Innes & Sons, 129-135 N. Twelfth St., MCMXX-MCMXXII. 1920 -1922. First Edition. IN THREE VOLUMES. I : Pp. (10),[xi]-xix,(1),[1]-290,(2), frontispiece, + 18 leaves of plates; II: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxii,(2),[3]-287,(3), + 27 leaves of plates; III: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxi,(1),[1]-402, + 41 leaves of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo (157 x 225 mm), navy blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spines. Leo Wiener (b. 1862, Bialystok, Russia – d. 1939). Catalogue of the Charles ... View more info

Africa in Soviet Studies [1968] Annual

By: SOLODOVNIKOV, V. G. (editor-in-chief)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nauka Publishing House, Central Department of Oriental Literature, Moscow, 1969,:

Seller ID: 110763


SOLODOVNIKOV, V. G. (editor-in-chief). Africa in Soviet Studies [1968] Annual. U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences, Africa Institute. Moscow : Nauka Publishing House, Central Department of Oriental Literature, 1969. Pp (2),3-[310],(2),+ errata slip at rear. 8vo, black cloth spine lettered in silver, white paper covered boards lettered in red, black and white. Contents : [Papers] V. G. Solodovnikov's "The Soviet Union and Africa"; L.I. Aleksandrovskaya and L. V. Goncharov's "Some Trends of Development of African Economies"; Yu.N. Cherkasov's "The Mutiny Against Independent Africa&#... View more info

African Presence in Nova Scotia. An article in Dalhousie Review, Vol. 68, No. 1/2, Spring/Summer 1988

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. TYNES, Maxine OMARI, Abillah H. SWATUK, Larry A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dalhousie University Press, Halifax , 1988,:

Seller ID: 93384


PACHAI, Bridglal. “The African Presence in Nova Scotia.” An article in Dalhousie Review, Vol. 68, No. 1/2, Spring/Summer 1988, pp 137-143. (Halifax : Dalhousie University Press Limited, 1988). Pp [1]-199,(1). 8vo, orange cardcovers. A special issue entitled African Worlds. Other contents : Maxine T ynes' “Africa in the World” (Poetry); Jan Vansina's “APast for the Future?”; Abillah H.Omari's “African Political Economies”; Timothy M. Shaw's “Africa in the 1990s”; Christine Obbo's “Uganda's Women”; Alla Mazrui's “Languageand Race in the Black Experience”; Sada Niang's... View more info

Africville : The Life and Death of a Canadian Black Community. First Edition

By: CLAIRMONT, Donald H. MAGILL, Dennis William. HENSON, Guy, foreword.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0771057881:

Seller ID: 96118


CLAIRMONT, Donald H. and Dennis William MAGILL. Africville: The Life and Death of a Canadian Black Community. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1974). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-272. Illustrated with b&w photos, map. 8vo, illustrated light brown trade paperback. Spadoni & Donnelly 2532. "In the mid-1960's the city of Halifax decided to relocate the inhabitants of Africville -- a pleasant middle-class black community transformed by civic neglect, mismanagement and poor planning into one of the worst city slums in Canada's history. Two sociologists conducted a survey on the relocation and ... View more info