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Always on Call : History and Stories of the Lawrencetown & District Fire Department. Signed paperback.

By: WHITMAN, Dave.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bailey Chase Books, Paradise, NS, 2009, ISBN:9780973782554:

Seller ID: 107215


WHITMAN, Dave. Always on Call!! : History and Stories of the Lawrencetown &District Fire Department. (Paradise, NS: Bailey Chase Books, 2009). Pp. (8 ),[1]-193,(1). Illustrated, largely in black and white, though with a few pages of colour photos at rear. 4to, illustrated red, yellow and black card covers with black and white lettering to front cover, orange lettering to spine. "Volunteer Fire Fighters are essential to the protection of our way of life. Without volunteers, most communities would have no fire protection at all, they simply could not afford it. This is the history and storie... View more info

Amazing Adventures of Captain Bob Bartlett. pbk.

By: BARTLETT, Bob, Captain). BROWNE, Susan Chalker BROWNE, Susan Chalker D'SOUZA, Mel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Tuckamore Books, St. John's, NF, 2002, ISBN:189429453x:

Seller ID: 71093


(BARTLETT, Bob, Captain). BROWNE, Susan Chalker. The Amazing Adventures of Captain Bob Bartlett. Illustrated by Mel D'Souza. St. John's, NF: TuckamoreBooks, 2002. Pp. (6),1-32,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue car d covers. A fictionalized, juvenile account of the adventures in the arcticof Newfoundland sailing captain Bob Bartlett. Vg. 8.00 View more info

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Amazing Quest of Doctor Syn. 1st Arrow.

By: THORNDIKE, Russell Arrow Book 742

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Arrow Books, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 71140


THORNDIKE, Russell. The Amazing Quest of Doctor Syn . (London): Arrow Books, (1964). First Arrow Printing. Pp. [1]-192. Small 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with yellow spine. Arrow Book #742. A volume in the Doctor Syn Saga series, about the protagonist's quest to obtain his fortune in Wales. This edition for Australian market (and so priced). Small nick to tail of front hinge, title inked to bottom edge, else vg. 75.00 View more info

Amazing Stories from New Brunswick. signed pbk.

By: CLARK, Peter D.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penniac Books, Durham Bridge, NB, 2002, ISBN:0969964854:

Seller ID: 71062


CLARK, Peter D. Amazing Stories from New Brunswick . (Durham Bridge, NB): Penniac Books, (2002). Pp. (10),1-93,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A collection of New Brunswick folklore and anecdotes of eniment personages. Vg. Signed and dated by Clark on the half-title. 9.00 View more info

Amazon.com : Get Big Fast 1st proof

By: SPECTOR, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper Business, 1999,:

Seller ID: 42630


SPECTOR, Robert. Amazon.com : Get Big Fast. [NY.]: Harper Business, (1999).Advanced uncorrected proof. First Edition. Pp. [6], vii-xx, 1-243. 8vo, re d card covers. Slight wear to lower front edge, small nick to top edge, some minor soiling to fore-edge, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Ameliaranne and the Green Umbrella. First Edition in the present form in dustjacket

By: PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance HEWARD, Constance PEARSE, S.B.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., London, 1939,:

Seller ID: 103815


(PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance. Ameliaranne and the Green Umbrella. Pictured by Susan Beatrice Pearse. London : George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., (1939). First Edition in the present form. Pp (56). Colour Illustrated.8vo, blue cloth spine lettered in black, colour illustrated blue paper cov ered boards. Susan Beatrice Pearse (1878 – 1980) was a British illustrator of children's books best known for the Ameliaranne series of books. This series of 20 children's books was published between 1920 and 1950 by George G. Harrap of London. It was unusual as it involved eight different individ... View more info

Ameliaranne Camps Out. First Edition

By: PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance HEWARD, Constance PEARSE, S.B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., London, 1939,:

Seller ID: 103813


(PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance. Ameliaranne Camps Out. Pictured by S.B. Pearse. London : George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., (1939). First Edition. Pp (56). Colour Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth spine lettered in black, colour illustrated blue paper covered boards. Susan Beatrice Pearse (1878 – 1980) was a British illustrator of children's books best known for the Ameliaranne series of books. This series of 20 children's books was published between 1920 and 1950 by George G. Harrap of London. It was unusual as it involved eight different individual authors working with a single illustrat... View more info

Ameliaranne Goes Touring. First Edition in dustjacket

By: PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance HEWARD, Constance PEARSE, S.B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 103814


(PEARSE, Susan Beatrice). HEWARD, Constance. Ameliaranne Goes Touring. Pictured by S.B. Pearse. London : George G. Harrao & Co. Ltd., (1941). First Edition. Pp (56). Colour Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth spine lettered in black, colour illustrated blue paper covered boards. Susan Beatrice Pearse (1878– 1980) was a British illustrator of children's books best known for the A meliaranne series of books. This series of 20 children's books was published between 1920 and 1950 by George G. Harrap of London. It was unusual as itinvolved eight different individual authors working with a single illustr... View more info

America Hurrah

By: VAN ITALLIE, Jean-Claude

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, New York, 0, ISBN:67177047095:

Seller ID: 78444


VAN ITALLIE, Jean-Claude. America Hurrah. New York: Pocket Books, (1967). Pp. (4) v-x (4) 3-177 (3). 8 pages of photographs in centre of book. 8vo, mass market. Description on back: "America Hurrah is a wedding between pop art and the theatre of cruelty. It is an off-Bradway trip through an air-conditioned blightmare towards an icy emptiness at the core of American life, the land of the Deepfreeze and the home of the rave, of the neon smile and the plastic heart..." Introduction by Robert Brustein. Front cover torn at edges, both covers slightly soiled, otherwise vg. Uncommon. 15.00 View more info

America's Cup '87. 1st Cdn in dj

By: WHEATLEY, Keith MORRIS, John, foreword

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, 1986,:

Seller ID: 22031


WHEATLEY, Keith. America's Cup '87. (Tor.) : Key Porter Books, (1986). First Canadian Printing. Pp 216. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Foreword by JohnMorris, Editor, Canadian Yachting. Vg-fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

American Civil War Navies : A Bibliography.

By: SMITH, Myron J., Jr American Naval Bibliography Vol.3 LUNDEBERG, Philip Karl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, NJ, 1972, ISBN:081080509X.:

Seller ID: 35442


SMITH, Myron J., Jr. American Civil War Navies : A Bibliography. Metuchen, N.J. : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1972. First Edition. Pp (2),iii-ix,(1),1-347,(3). 8vo, light grey cloth, blue lettering to spine. Vol.3 in the American Naval Bibliography series. Foreword by Philip Karl Lundeberg. Lists more than 2800 books dealing with the Northern and Southern navies durning theU.S. civil war. Appendix A. The “Votes of Thanks of Congress” to Naval Off icers of the Civil War (pp.293-298). Appendix B. The Demise of the Mississippi Squadron as Illustrated by the Fate of the U.S.S. Carondelet. (pp.2... View more info

American Indian and Eskimo Basketry : A Key to Identification. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MILES, Charles. BOVIS, Pierre.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bonanza, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 28094


MILES, Charles and Pierre BOVIS. American Indian and Eskimo Basketry : A Key to Identification. New York : Bonanza Books, (1969). First Edition. Pp 144. Illustrated. 8vo, orange-red cloth. Very good in dustjacket. 60.00 View more info

American Merchant Ships, 1850-1900 ; Series II

By: MATTHEWS, Frederick C. Dover Books on History, Political and Social Science

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dover Publications, New York, 1987, ISBN:0486255395:

Seller ID: 74927


MATTHEWS, Frederick C. American Merchant Ships, 1850-1900 ; Series II . NewYork: Dover Publications, (1987). Pp. [i]0xi,(1),[1]-358,(20), frontis., + 56 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey-green card covers. A v olume in the Dover Books on History, Political and Social Science series. Some cover creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

American Sailing Coasters of the North Atlantic. bonanza ed in dj.

By: MORRIS, Paul C. STACKPOLE, Edouard A., foreword.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books, New York, 1979, ISBN:0517261901:

Seller ID: 96119


MORRIS, Paul C. American Sailing Coasters of the North Atlantic. With a foreword by Edouard A. Stackpole. New York: Bonanza Books, (1979). Pp 224. Illustrated, folding plan at rear. 4to, blue cloth boards with grey spine. A seminal work on the history of the American coastwise trade. This lively, popular narrative examines the origins of the trade in the pre-Revolutionary period, and follows its trajectory through to its demise in the twentieth century. There are sections on vessel construction, on typical owners, on crews and on representative trades. The book is especially strong in its trea... View more info

American Salmon Fisherman

By: WELLS, Henry P.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New York, 1886,:

Seller ID: 46299


WELLS, Henry P. The American Salmon Fisherman. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1886. Pp. 166. Illustrated. Frontis with tissue guard. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Includes a list of the salmon rivers of Canada (pp. 18-24). Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas W65. Head and spine nicked, with some fraying to tail, corners bumped, some light dampspotting to top edge, cloth slightly rubbed, previous owner's name pencilled to title page, else very good. 250.00 View more info

American Vocalist. A Selection of Tunes, Anthems, Sentences, and Hymns, Oldand New : designed for the Church, the Vestry, or the Parlor. Adapted to E very Variety of Metre in Common Use,

By: MANSFIELD, D.H., Rev.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Brown, Taggard, and Chase, Boston , 1849,:

Seller ID: 82153


MANSFIELD, D.H., Rev. The American Vocalist. A Selection of Tunes, Anthems,Sentences, and Hymns, Old and New : designed for the Church, the Vestry, o r the Parlor. Adapted to Every Variety of Metre in Common Use, and Appropriate to Every Occasion where God is Worshipped and Men are Blessed. From thecompositions of Billings, Holden, Maxim, Edson, Holyoke, Read, Kimball, Mo rgan, Wood, Swan, &c., &c., and Eminent American Authors Now Living, as well as from Distinguished European Composers. Embracing a Greater Variety of Music for Congregations, Societies, Singing Schools, and Choirs, than Any O... View more info

Among My Books

By: LOWELL, James Russell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1888,:

Seller ID: 37380


LOWELL, James Russell. Among My Books. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1888. Pp 380. 8vo, green cloth, t.e.g. Rubbed, owner's signature, else vg. 45.00 View more info

Among the Inuit. First Edition, Signed

By: SEMENIUK, Robert BRODY, Hugh DAVIS, Wade

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 2007, ISBN:189685110X:

Seller ID: 115977


SEMENIUK, Robert. Among the Inuit. Vancouver : Raincoast Books, (2007). First Printing. Pp (6),7-85,(3),+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Large 8vo (183 x 257 mm), brown cloth front board & spine, photo-illustrated paper-covered rear board, white & red lettering to spine. Robert Semeniuk (b. Big Valley, Alberta). "Robert Semeniuk first went to the Canadian Arctic in 1968 and has been back many times since. Here are 70 of hist astonishing photos, taken over three decades of living and traveklking with some of the world's last remaining nomadic hunters." - from the rear. Contents : Statement by Pete... View more info

Among the Others : Encounters with the forgotten Turkmen of Iraq. Signed

By: TAYLOR, Scott

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Esprit de Corps, Ottawa, 2004, ISBN:1895896266:

Seller ID: 81566


TAYLOR, Scott. Among the "Others" : Encounters with the forgotten Turkmen of Iraq . [Includes author's hostage ordeal "Five Days in Hell" captured by Ansar al-Islam terrorists]. (Ottawa): Esprit de Corps Books, (2004). Pp. [1]-208. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with blue spine. "Despite constituting approximately ten percent of Iraq's population, the 'forgotten' Turkmen are often grouped with other factions when foreign analysts and commentators refer to the ethnic makeup of Iraq. In discussions concerning post-war political representation, it is common to ... View more info

Amphibian : a novel.

By: GUNN, Carla

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Coach House Books, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9781552452141:

Seller ID: 90305


GUNN, Carla. Amphibian : a novel. Toronto : Coach House Books, (2009). First Edition. Pp [1]-212,(4). 8vo, illustrated green and white card covers. "Nine-year-old Phineas William Walsh has an encyclopedic knowledge of the natural world. He knows that if you wet a dog's food with your saliva and he refuses to eat it then he's top dog, and he knows that dolphins can sleep half a brain at a time. What he doesn't know, though, is why his grandfather died, or why waste-of-flesh Lyle always picks on him. Or why his parents can't live together — after all, when other mate-for-life animals have ... View more info