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Black Patriots and Loyalists : Fighting for Emancipation in the War of Independence. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GILBERT, Alan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012, ISBN:9780226293073:

Seller ID: 102116


GILBERT, Alan. Black Patriots and Loyalists : Fighting for Emancipation in the War of Independence. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, (2012). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-369,(7). 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "We commonly think of the American Revolution as simply the war for independence from British colonial rule. But, of course, that independence actually applied to only a portion of the American people -- African Americans would still be bound in slavery for nearly another century. In 'Black Patriots and Loyalists', Alan Gilbert asks us to rethink what ... View more info

Black Presence in Multi-Ethnic Canada.

By: D'OYLEY, Vincent (ed.). JONES, B.A. CRISS, A.E. WIEN, F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia / Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, Vancouver / Toronto , 1978,: 1978

Seller ID: 93479


D'OYLEY, Vincent, (ed.). Black Presence in Multi-Ethnic Canada. Vancouver : Centre for the Study of Curriculum and Instruction, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia / Toronto : Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, n.d. [1978]. Pp [i]-xxvii,(1),1-472. 4to, white card covers, lettered in brown. Sections : I. The Search for a Black Identity. II. History and Socio-Economic Development of Blacks in Canada. III. Multiculturalism and Black Lifestyle. IV. Multiculturalism: Theory and Practice. V. Multiculturalism in Education. VI. Black P... View more info

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Black Victorians, Black Victoriana. First Paperback Printing.

By: GERZINA, Gretchen Holbrook, ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ, 2003, ISBN:0813532159: 2003

Seller ID: 109366

ISBN: 0813532159


GERZINA, Gretchen Holbrook, (ed.). Black Victorians, Black Victoriana. Edited by Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina. New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, (2003). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),v-vii,(3),1-222, + 16 p.of black and white reproductions. 8vo, art-illustrated cream card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. "'Black Victorians / Black Victoriana' is a welcome attempt to correct the historical record. Although scholarship has given us a clear view of nineteenth-century imperialism, colonialism, and later immigration from the colonies, there ha... View more info

Black Worker, White Worker.

By: IGNATIN, Noel. Radical America. IGNATIEV, Noel).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New England Free Press, Somerville, Massachusetts, 1974,:

Seller ID: 114280


[IGNATIEV, Noel]. IGNATIN, Noel. Black Worker, White Worker. Somerville, Massachusetts : New England Free Press, [1974]. Pp. [1]-20. 8vo, printed self-wraps (including covers). This is a speech given by Noel Ignatin in Portland, Oregon, in 1972. It is reprinted from the July-August 1974 issue of Radical America. Old price sticker to front page, light edge-browning, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping charges should be cheaper than quoted. 20.00 View more info

Blacks in Canada and the Multicultural Mosaic. Typescript of a lecture delivered to the University of Sokoto Students Historical Society, Nigeria,

By: PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 93206


PACHAI, Bridglal. Blacks in Canada and the Multicultural Mosaic. Typescriptof a lecture delivered to the University of Sokoto Students Historical Soc iety, Nigeria, 1984. Pp [1]-17 leaves, typed one side only. 4to, corner stapled leaves. Bridglal “Bridge” Pachai, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., D.C.L., (b. November 30, 1927 in Umbulwana, Natal, South Africa) on is a respected educator,historian and author. Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born in rural South Africa, grew up under apartheid, and came to Canada in 1975 on a Senior Killam Fellowship as a professor in the history department of Dalhousie University,... View more info

Blazing Figures : A Life of Robert Markle.

By: MARKLE, Robert WAINWRIGHT, J.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wilfred Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ontario , 0, ISBN:9781554581825:

Seller ID: 88111


(MARKLE, Robert). WAINWRIGHT, J.A. Blazing Figures : A Life of Robert Markle. (Waterloo, Ontario : Wilfred Laurier University Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-289,(3). Illustrated/ Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Robert Markle (19361990) was an infamous figure on theCanadian cultural scene for almost three decades. His paintings and drawin gs celebrating the female nude were deemed obscene by Ontario courts in 1965, and Markle defended them on national television, emphasizing what he considered a crucial distinction between eroticism and pornography. Althou... View more info

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Blue Banner : The Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presbyterian Witness in Halifax. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CAHILL, Barry, Laurence DeWOLFE, Murray ALARY, Elizabeth A. CHARD DeWOLFE, Laurence CHARD, Elizabeth A. YORKE, Lois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2008, ISBN:9780773533585:

Seller ID: 77523


CAHILL, Barry, Laurence DeWOLFE, Murray ALARY, Elizabeth A. CHARD, and LoisYORKE. The Blue Banner : The Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presby terian Witness in Halifax . Montreal and Kingston: "Published for the Presbyterian Church of Saint David by McGill-Queens University Press", (2008). First Edition. Pp. (5),vi-x,(14) of illustrations,(2),[3]-324. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper-covered boards with silver lettering to spine. "The Blue Banner is a case study of the survival of historic denominationalism grounded in resistance to church union. It traces the origins and near... View more info

Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians. 1st US signed in dj.

By: FRAHER, James WIGGINS, William H., Jr.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Face to Face Books, Mount Horeb, WI, 1998, ISBN:1883953251:

Seller ID: 69701


FRAHER, James. The Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians . Photographs and interviews by James Fraher, with an introduction by William H. Wiggins, Jr. Mount Horeb, WI: Face to Face Books,(1998). First Hardcover Printing. Pp. [1]-160. Illustrated. 4to, black clo th with metallic lettering to front and spine. A collection of exquisite black-and-white photographs of dozens of American blues musicians, supplemented by interview excerpts. Name to ffep, else vg in dj. Signed by Fraher on the title page. 40.00 View more info

Bone Engineering. First Edition.

By: DAVIES, J.E., ed. VACANTI, J.P., foreword.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: EM Squared Incorporated, Toronto, 2000, ISBN:096869800x:

Seller ID: 107828


DAVIES, J.E., ed. Bone Engineering. Edited by J.E. Davies. [Foreword by J.P. Vacanti]. Toronto: EM Squared Incorporated, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xiv,(2),[1]-656. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated black glossy paper covered boards, cream lettering to front board and spine. "Based on the proceedings of the Bone Engineering Workshop held in Toronto, Ontario, December 2-3, 1999", as per copyright page. Very good. Due to the weight of this book, extra shipping charges will be necessary to cover postageon international orders. 145.00 _ . _ ._ . _ Contents: Part I: Bone... View more info

Book of Black Man's Humour

By: ONYEAMA, Dillibe, comp

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dillibe Onyeama Publishing, 1975,:

Seller ID: 41826


ONYEAMA, Dillibe, comp. The Book of Black Man's Humour. L: Dillibe Onyeama Publishing, (1975). Pp 63. 8vo, card covers. Split to spine at centre of text block, rubbed, nick to tail of spine, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Book of Negroes : Illustrated Edition. First edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: HILL, Lawrence

Price: $100.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9781554686957:

Seller ID: 103513


HILL, Lawrence. The Book of Negroes : Illustrated Edition. (Toronto): HarperCollins, (2009). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xv,(3),[1]-[510]. Illustrated in colour. Illustrated map endpapers. Large square 8vo, decorated glossy paper covered tan boards with glossy red paper spine, tan lettering to spine. A vividly illustrated edition of the masterful Commonwealth Writers' Prize-winning novel by the renowned Canadian author, documenting the life of Aminata Diallo, who was abducted by slave traders when she was 11, and sent to North America. "A sweeping story that transports the reader... View more info

Borrowed Beauty. First Edition

By: TYNES, Maxine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake, N.S., 1987, ISBN:0919001386:

Seller ID: 45092


TYNES, Maxine. Borrowed Beauty. Porters Lake, N.S. : Pottersfield Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp (6),7-71,(9). 8vo, white card covers. Maxine Tynes(b. 1949, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 2011, Halifax). A book of poetry. Includes the following poems: "Mirrors", "Womanskin", "In Servi ce", "For Linda", "Hollis St. at Midnight is not a T.V. Screen", "For Salome", "Speaking Our Peace", "Ave Mes Soeurs / Con Mis Hermanas / With My Sisters", "Womanquest", "Live Aid in a Basket: The Reach Out and Touch Fantasy... View more info

Boyana Church.

By: STOIKOV, Georgi.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Bulgarian Academy of Science, Sofia , 1954,:

Seller ID: 79597


STOIKOV, Georgi. Boyana Church. Sofia : Bulgarian Academy of Science, 1954.Pp (4),5-87,(3). Illustrated with 20 black-and-white photographs, 22 colou r photographs, and 11 line drwaings. Folio, illustrated tan paper covered boards, rust coloured cloth spine. Studies in Bulgaria's Architectural Heritage, Volume IV. Contents : Preface. Photographs. Architectural Drawings. Mural Paintings. Penned, inscription, else very good. 28.00 View more info

Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. Limited Second Edition, Signed.

By: MITCHELL, Francis G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New World Publishing, Halifax , 2009, ISBN:9781895814378:

Seller ID: 91170


MITCHELL, Francis G. The Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. Halifax : New World Publishing, (2009). Limited Second Edition. Pp 256. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. "Remarkable story of dedication, perseverance and racial harmony at a time when racial intolerance and social upheaval dominated the North American landscape. Comprised of an equal number of black (African Canadian) and white players, they transcended racial barriers and dominated junior baseball in the summer of 1962, but more importantly de... View more info

Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. triple-signed.

By: MITCHELL, Francis G.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New World Publishing, Halifax , 2008, ISBN:9781895814200:

Seller ID: 90959


MITCHELL, Francis G. The Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. Halifax : New World Publishing, (2008). First Printing. Pp [i]-xv,16-200. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. "Remarkable story of dedication, perseverance and racial harmony at a time when racial intolerance and social upheaval dominated the North American landscape. Comprised of an equal number of black(African Canadian) and white players, they transcended racial barriers and dominated junior baseball in the summer of 1962, but more importantly d... View more info

Breeding Biology of the Great Blue Heron on Tobacco Island, Nova Scotia. Anarticle in The Canadian Field Naturalist, Vol.87, No.2, April-June 1973

By: McALONEY, Keith Canadian Field-Naturalist 087:02 TUFTS, R.W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1973,:

Seller ID: 20844


McALONEY, Keith. "The Breeding Biology of the Great Blue Heron on Tobacco Island, Nova Scotia". An article in The Canadian Field Naturalist, Vol.87, No.2, April-June 1973, pp.137-140. Double column. Pp (issue) (4),107-209,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo (190 x 254 mm), white cardcovers, with black lettering to spine, with a b&w photo of two sticklebacks on the front cover. taken by the late Mary Primrose of Halifax. Also, the note "Is the Grey Squirrel Invading Nova Scotia?" by R.W. Tufts (pp.175-176). Contents (articles) : Observations on the Ecology and Phenotypic Variat... View more info

British Journal of Canadian Studies, Vol. 3, No. 2

By: MAILLET, Antonine) DINWOODIE, Catriona HEBERT, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: British Association for Canadian Studies, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1988,:

Seller ID: 115766


(MAILLET, Antonine). British Journal of Canadian Studies, Vol. 3, No. 2. (Edinburgh, Scotland : British Association for Canadian Studies, 1988). Pp (6),205-398,(12). 8vo, white card covers, lettered in black. This issue features an article on Acadian writer Antonine Maillet : "Tentative Orality: TheRole of Pointe-aux-Coques and On a Mangé La Dune in Antonine Maillet's Sea rch for a Narrative Strategy" (by Catriona Dinwoodie, pp 234-243). Other content : Cedric May (by Alan F Williams); Anglicisation as a Theme in Lower Canadian History 1807-1843 [and] Afterthoughts on Anglicisation (b... View more info

British Seas : An Introduction to the Oceanography and Resources of the North-west European Continental Shelf. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HARDISTY, J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Routledge, London and New York, 1990, ISBN:0415035864:

Seller ID: 113151


HARDISTY, J. The British Seas : An Introduction to the Oceanography and Resources of the North-west European Continental Shelf. London and New York : Routledge, (1990). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiv,(2),3-272,(2). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Designed primarily as a student text, "The British Seas" is an introduction to the oceanography and resources of the region. It provides a review of the resources of the north-west European continental shelf together with a comprehensive description of the environment. Introducing the shelf region as ... View more info

Brothers and Rivals: Patrilocality in Savage Cove. Second Printing.

By: FIRESTONE, Melvin M. Nfld Social and Economic Studies 05.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, St.John's, 1980, ISBN:0919666205:

Seller ID: 111718


FIRESTONE, Melvin M. Brothers and Rivals : Patrilocality in Savage Cove. (St.John's): Institute of Social and Economic Research, (1980). Second Printing. Pp (2),iii-ix,[1]-150,(1). Maps, charts, diagrams. 8vo, decorated whitecard covers, pale blue spine, black lettering to front and spine. O'Dea 40 90. Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Social and Economic Studies No.5. Chapters : 1. Geography, toponymy, and Community; 2. The Social Area and Its History; 3. The Patrilocal Extended Family; 4. The Diversity of Labor; 5. Interpersonal Relations. With n... View more info

Building the Educational State : Canada West, 1836-1871

By: CURTIS, Bruce Studies in Curriculum History Series CORRIGAN, Philip, preface]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Falmer Press, Althouse Press, London, ON, 1988, ISBN:1850002754:

Seller ID: 101535


CURTIS, Bruce. Building the Educational State : Canada West, 1836-1871. [Preface by Philip Corrigan]. London, ON: The Falmer Press, The Althouse Press, (1988). First Printing. Pp. (8),[9]-450,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Studies in Curriculum History series. "This book traces political conflict over educational organization in Canada West from the turbulent decade of the 1830s to the educationalsettlement of 1850, under which most sections of the governing classes agr eed to the establishment of a centrally-controlled system for the instr... View more info