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Artifacts from A Coat of Many Colours: Two Centuries of Jewish Life in Canada. / Objets de l'exposition La tunique aux couleurs multiples: Deux siècles de présence juive au Canada.

By: WEIZMAN, Sandra Morton.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, 1990,:

Seller ID: 81109


WEIZMAN, Sandra Morton. Artifacts from “A Coat of Many Colours: Two Centuries of Jewish Life in Canada.” / Objets de l'exposition “La tunique aux couleurs multiples: Deux siècles de présence juive au Canada. (Hull) : CanadianMuseum of Civilization, (1990). Pp [1]-133,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustra ted tan card covers, printed in black. Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies, Mercury Series Paper No. 62. A book to accompany the exhibition of the same name. Parallel bilingual texts (English and French). Name, else verygood. With 16-page exhibition brochure/entrance ticket (stamped Nov... View more info

Artifacts from the CCFCS Collection: Sampling #1

By: TILNEY, Philip V. R. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 5

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Man, 1973,:

Seller ID: 57496


TILNEY, Philip V. R. Artifacts from the CCFCS Collection: Sampling #1. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series: Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 5. Ottawa: National Museum of Man, March 1973. Pp. 61. Illustrated with numerous black & white photographs of artifacts in the collection.4to, blue card covers, black titles to front and spine. Includes: I. Dress and Accessories; II. Habitat; III. Leisure and Pastime; IV. Religion and Belief. Small tear to spine, owner's name inked to front cover, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Arts of the Environment. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: KEPES, Gyorgy, ed. SMITHSON, Robert. Vision+Value series.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: George Braziller, New York, 1972, ISBN:0807606200:

Seller ID: 115204


KEPES, Gyorgy, (ed.). Arts of the Environment. Edited by Gyorgy Kepes. New York : George Braziller, (1972). First Printing. Pp. (10),1-244,(2). Illustrated in black-and-white. Square 8vo, grey cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. A volume in the Vision + Value series. "Professor Kepes sees the current crisis in the cultural and scientific fields as one of communication, resulting from the fragmentation of experience and the dispersion of knowledge into many self-contained disciplines, each with its own private language. Immense new vistas have been opened up to us by scienc... View more info

Asang : Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Community. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HELMS, Mary W

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 1971, ISBN:0813002982:

Seller ID: 102266


HELMS, Mary W. Asang : Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Community. Gainesville : University of Florida Press, 1971. First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-268,(4). Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, black lettering to spine. "Stretching some 1,000 miles from Guatemala to Panama, Central America encompasses diverse topopograpnies and supports a wide variety of cultures. However, few extensive studies exist which treat the numerous indigenous peoplesof the area. In Asang: Adaptations to Culture Contact in a Miskito Communi ty, Dr. Mary W. Helms describes and interprets the cultural pattern of ... View more info

Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium. in dustjacket.

By: HSU, Francis L.K., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 106646


HSU, Francis L.K., ed. Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium edited by Francis L.K. Hsu. New York: Abelard-Schuman, (1954). Pp. (4),v-xiii,(3),3-305,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine with red cloth boards, gilt lettered red title block to spine. Contents: 1. John Gillin's "Methods of Approach to the Study of Human Behavior"; 2. Otto Klineberg's 'How Far Can the Society and Culture of a People Be Gauged Through Their Personality Characteristics?"; 3. Manford H. Kuhn's "Factors in Personality: Socio-Cultural Determinants as Seen Through the Amish"; 4. T.W. Richards's ... View more info

At Empire's Edge : Exploring Rome's Egyptian Frontier. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JACKSON, Robert B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2002, ISBN:0300088566:

Seller ID: 115429


JACKSON, Robert B. At Empire's Edge : Exploring Rome's Egyptian Frontier. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, 2002. First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xxv,(1),1-350,(8). With many b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, black paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Robert B. Jackson (b. 1961). "When Egypt became a province of the Roman Empire in 30 B.C. after the deaths of Antony and Cleopatra, its vast and mysterious frontier lands had an important impact on the commerce, politics, and culture of the empire. This engrossing book part history and part gazetteer focuse... View more info

At Home on the Stroll : My Twenty Years as a Prostitute in Canada. 1st ed in dj

By: HIGHCREST, Alexandria

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0676970532:

Seller ID: 96677


HIGHCREST, Alexandria. At Home on the Stroll : My Twenty Years as a Prostitute in Canada. (Toronto) : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (1997). First Edition. Pp (6),[1]-249,(1). 8vo, black paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. "[...] At Home on the Stroll provides an honest, intelligent, first-person account of prostitution. Alexandra Highcrest, a transgendered woman (a male to female transsexual), was a prostitute for 20 years. A university graduate with two degrees, a former escort service manager and cab driver, she knows the business from the inside out. Sympathetic to the trade, and... View more info

Image for Athenian Letters or, the Epistolary Correspondence of an Agent of the King of Persia, residing at Athens during the Peloponnesian War. . A New Edition, to which is prefixed a Geographical Index. In Two Volumes. Illustrated with Engravings, and a Map

Athenian Letters or, the Epistolary Correspondence of an Agent of the King of Persia, residing at Athens during the Peloponnesian War. . A New Edition, to which is prefixed a Geographical Index. In Two Volumes. Illustrated with Engravings, and a Map

By: YORKE, Philip, Earl of Hardwicke)

Price: $1,350.00

Publisher: Cadell and Davies, London, 1798,:

Seller ID: 35829


(YORKE, Philip, Earl of Hardwicke). Athenian Letters: or, the Epistolary Correspondence of an Agent of the King of Persia, residing at Athens during the Peloponnesian War. A New Edition, to which is prefixed a Geographical Index. In Two Volumes. Illustrated with Engravings, and a Map of Ancient Greece. London : Printed for T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies in the Strand, 1798. 4to, Pp (4), [i] - lxii, (2), [1] - 436, (4), + engraved frontispiece (portrait of Philip Earl of Hardwicke), large folding cloth-backed map of Greece, and 7 engraved plates. Vol 2: Pp (4), [i] - xv, (1), [1] - 466, (4), + 5 ... View more info

Atlantic Canada in the Knowledge-Based Age. Paperback.

By: RUGGERI, Joe.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 2003, ISBN:1551310872:

Seller ID: 114109


RUGGERI, Joe. Atlantic Canada in the Knowledge-Based Age. (Fredericton, N.B. : Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick), June 2003. First Printing. Pp. (2),iii,(1),iv,(7),1-222. 8vo, decorated white paperback with red and black lettering to front cover and spine. Contents: Part I: Economic Framework: 1. Historical Trends: Demographic Trends, 1796-2001 -- Labour Market Trends, 1976-2001 -- Output and Income Trends, 1981-2001 -- Convergence. 2. Special Features of the New Economy: Globalization and Economic Activity -- Information and Communication (IT) Revolution -- Pervasiveness of ... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 1st pbk pr

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) Studies in Canadian Geography BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972,:

Seller ID: 4702


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1972). First Printing. Pp (6), [vii]-[xii], [1]-182, (2). Maps, tables. 8vo, trade paperback. O'Dea 5031. In the series Studies in Canadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "The Physical Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Future&#... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 1st pbk pr, lesser copy

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) Studies in Canadian Geography BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972,:

Seller ID: 91208


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1972). First Printing. Pp (6), [vii]-[xii], [1]-182, (2). Maps, tables. 8vo, white trade paperback. O'Dea 5031. In the series Studies inCanadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "Th e Physical Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Fu... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 2nd pbk pr

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) BROOKES, Ian BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1974,:

Seller ID: 9041


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1974). Second Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-[xii],[1]-182,(2). Maps,tables. 8vo, trade paperback. O'Dea 5031 In the series Studies in Canadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "The Physica l Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Future"... View more info

Atmospheric Chemistry : Fundamental Aspects. ex-library

By: MESZAROS, Erno

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, Amsterdam. Oxford, New York, 1981, ISBN:0444997539:

Seller ID: 98446


MESZAROS, Erno. Atmospheric Chemistry : Fundamental Aspects. Amsterdam. Oxford, New York : Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, 1981. Pp (6),[7]-201,(3). 8vo, blue cloth, black lettering. Studies in Environmental Science 11. Contents :1. Introduction. Composition and structure of the Earth's atmosphere. 2. Formation and evolution of the Earth's atmosphere. Chemistry of main constituents. 3. Atmospheric cycle of trace constituents. 4. The atmospheric aerosol. 5. Removal of trace substances from the atmosphere. 6. Connection of variations of the climate with the chemical composition of the at... View more info

Attitudes and Persuasion

By: ERWIN, Phil Psychology Focus series

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Psychology Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Hove, East Sussex, 2001, ISBN:0415196213:

Seller ID: 75317


ERWIN, Phil. Attitudes and Persuasion . (Hove, East Sussex): Psychology Press, Taylor & Francis Group, (2001). Pp. [i]-viii,1-157,(3). 8vo, illustrated pale purple card covered boards with black lettering to spine. A volume in the Psychology Focus series. Series editor: Perry Hinton. "An up-to-date overview of the crucial role that attitudes play in our everyday lives and how our thoughts and behaviour are influenced. The nature, function and origins of attitudes are examined, and a review of how they can be measured isgiven. The book addresses complex uestions such as whetehr we always be... View more info

Aurier's Symbolist Art Criticism and Theory. First Edition.

By: AURIER, Gabriel-Albert). MATHEWS, Patricia Townley. Studies in Fine Arts: Criticism, 18.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: UMI Research Press, Ann Arbor, 1986, ISBN:0835716864:

Seller ID: 107890


(AURIER, Gabriel-Albert). MATHEWS, Patricia Townley. Aurier's Symbolist ArtCriticism and Theory. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, (1986). First Pri nting. Pp. (6),[vii]-xvi,(2),[1]-212,(2). 8vo, grey cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. Studies in the Fine Arts: Criticism, Number 18. Series editor: Donald B. Kuspit. Aurier b. May 5 1865, Chateauroux; d. Oct 5, 1892, Marseille). Contents: I: Biography and Milieu: 1. Biography andDevelopment of an Aesthetic; 2. Intellectual Milieu: The Role of Science i n Symbolist Aesthetics -- Mysticism -- Mystical Idealism -- Subjectivism --... View more info

Australian-Canadian Studies : A Journal for the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Vol, 12, No, 2, 1994

By: TURCOTTE, Gerry, and Luke McNAMARA, (eds.) WAINWRIGHT, Andy WAINWRIGHT, J.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australian-Canadian Studies, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, 1994,:

Seller ID: 115700


TURCOTTE, Gerry, and Luke McNAMARA (eds.). Australian-Canadian Studies : A Journal for the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Vol, 12, No, 2, 1994. (Wollongong, NSW : Australian-Canadian Studies, University of Wollongong), 1994. Pp (2),iii-v,(1),1-108. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated tan card covers,lettered in black. Contents : Discovering Myths: The Creation of the Explo rer in Journals of Exploration (by Simon Ryan); Sea of Dreams: La Verendryeand the Mapping of Desire (by Barbara Belyea); Australia North: The Gaze f rom Above / Down Under in Map of the Human Heart (by J A. Wainright, aka An... View more info

Authority, Power and Policy in the USSR : Essays dedicated to Leonard Schapiro. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: RIGBY, T. H., Archie BROWN, and Peter REDDAWAY, (eds.) SCHAPIRO, Leonard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London and Basingstoke, 1983, ISBN:0333257022:

Seller ID: 113376


RIGBY, T. H., Archie BROWN, and Peter REDDAWAY, (eds.). Authority, Power and Policy in the USSR : Essays dedicated to Leonard Schapiro. (London and Basingstoke) : Macmillan, (1983). Second Printing (with alterations). Pp (4),v-xiv,1-207,(5). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This book throws new light on the sources of political authority in the Soviet Union, the way power is distributed and exercised, and the making and execution of policy. It combines fresh theoretical approaches with case studies demonstrating the operation of authority, power and policy ind different f... View more info

Image for Autobiography : The Story of the Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, The Colored Evangelist, Containing an Account of Her Life Work of Faith, and Her Travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, India and Africa, as anIndependent Missionary

Autobiography : The Story of the Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, The Colored Evangelist, Containing an Account of Her Life Work of Faith, and Her Travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, India and Africa, as anIndependent Missionary

By: SMITH, Amanda THOBURN, Bishop, of India, intro.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Meyer & Brother, Publishers, Chicago, 1893,:

Seller ID: 96915


SMITH, Amanda. An Autobiography : The Story of the Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, The Colored Evangelist, Containing an Account of Her Life Work of Faith, and Her Travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, Indiaand Africa, as an Independent Missionary. With an introduction by Bishop T hoburn, of India. Chicago: Meyer & Brother, Publishers, 108 Washington Street, 1893. Pp. (4),[iii]-xvi,17-506,(2), port. frontis., +25 leaves of blackand white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt portrait decora tion to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Amanda Smit... View more info

Autobiography of My Mother. First Edition in dustjacket, signed

By: KINCAID, Jamaica

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Farrar Strauss Giroux, New York, 1996, ISBN:0374107319:

Seller ID: 106189


KINCAID, Jamaica. The Autobiography of My Mother. New York : Farrar StraussGiroux, (1996). First Edition. Pp (12),3-228,(2). 8vo, brown cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. "Jamaica Kincaid's new novel is the haunting, deeply charged story of a woman's life on the island of Dominica. Xuela Claudette Richardson, daughter of a Carib mother and a half-Scottish, half-African father, was delivered to his laundress as an infant, bundled uplike his clothes: 'It is possible that he would have expected better care for one than the other, but which one I do not know, because he was a ver... View more info

Automobile Trade Crisis of 1980

By: WINHAM, Gilbert R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Halifax, 1981,:

Seller ID: 111209


WINHAM, Gilbert R. The Automobile Trade Crisis of 1980. (Halifax : Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University), June, 1981. Pp (4),[1]-109,(3). 8vo, blue card covers, lettered in black, with a blank spine. Contents : I. Summary and Introduction. II. The Problem in the Short Run : Background; Reasons for the Collapse. III. U.S. Government Action in the Short Run : Background: Trade Crises with Japan; Initial Governmonf Involvement; Congressional Hearings; Negotiations with Japan; Bureaucratic and Congressional Initiatives; Presidential Action. IV. The Problem in the Long Run ; Back... View more info