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0n Chinese and World History. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FEHL, Noah Edward (ed.) BUTTERFIELD, Herbert HSU, Cho Yun MCNEILL, William H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1971,: 1971

Seller ID: 58775


FEHL, Noah Edward, (ed.), Sir Herbert BUTTERFIELD, Cho Yun HSU and William H. MCNEILL. 0n Chinese and World History. Edited with Introduction and Three Essays by Noah Edward Fehl. Hong Kong : The Chinese University of Hong Kong, (January) 1971. Pp (8),[ix]-xiv,[1]-124. Illustrated with 3 small b&w author photos in the text. 8vo [180 x 260 mm], blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. Sir Herbert Butterfield (b. October 7, 1900 Oxenhope, Yorkshire – d. July 20, 1979, Sawston, Cambridgeshire) was Regius Professor of History and Vice-Chancellor of the University ... View more info

141 Dives in the Protected Waters of Washington and British Columbia. 2nd pr rev ed.

By: PRATT-JOHNSON, Betty

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Gordon Soules, 1978,:

Seller ID: 65882


PRATT-JOHNSON, Betty. 141 Dives in the Protected Waters of Washington and British Columbia. Vancouver: Gordon Soules Book Publishers, (1978). Second printing of updated edition. Pp 398. Illustrated. 8vo, ill. card covers. Sticker to front cover, else vg. 16.00 View more info

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30 Years : Sudeten Emigration, 1938-1968. VIII Sudeten-Treffen, July 27-28,1968, Tomslake and Dawson Creek, British Columbia

By: Sudetenland]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1968,: 1968

Seller ID: 66481


SCHOEN, Willi, (ed.). 30 Years : Sudeten Emigration, 1938-1968. VIII Sudeten-Treffen, July 27-28, 1968, Tomslake and Dawson Creek, British Columbia. (Dawson Creek, B.C .: Willi Schoen "Im Aufrage des Zentralverbandes Sudetendeutscher Organisationen in Nordamerika"), 1968. First Edition. Printed by Peace River Black News, Dawson Creek, B.C. Pp. 1-52. With 23 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo (150 x 229 mm), art-illustrated stapled white cardcovers, with red & black lettering to front. "Message of the Mayor of the City of Dawson Creek" by R.S. Trail ... View more info

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48 Specially Selected Views of the Canadian Rockies On the Line of the Canadian Pacific Railway.

By: NOTMAN, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Valentine & Sons' Publishing, Montreal and Toronto , 1907,: 1907

Seller ID: 82340


(NOTMAN, William). 48 Specially Selected Views of the Canadian Rockies On the Line of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Photographed by Wm. Notman & Son. Montreal and Toronto : The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Coy., Ltd., (photographs copyright 1907). Pp (2) + 48 photographic reproductions. Oblong large 8vo (10½ x 9¼ inches), brown cardcovers, tied with string at spine, lettered in black & silver, with a pictorial onlay to front cover. Cover title : Wonderland of Canada : The Rocky Mountains. "William Notman (1826-1891) was a Canadian photographer and businessma... View more info

5 Shadow Poems. ltd ed

By: TURNER, Myron

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Four Humours Press, 1975,:

Seller ID: 57372


TURNER, Myron. 5 Shadow Poems. [Winnipeg]: (Four Humours Press), 1975. 8vo,single orange sheet, tri-folded. A limited edition of thirty-five signed c opies were printed of this work read at the University of British Columbia,13 March 1975 and the University of Lethbridge, 17 March, 1975. This copy is unsigned. Small crease to top corner, else vg. 25.00 View more info

99 Dives from the San Juan Islands in Washington to the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island in British Columbia. 1st pr.

By: PRATT-JOHNSON, Betty

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage House Publishing, Surrey, BC, 1994, ISBN:189581118x:

Seller ID: 74899


PRATT-JOHNSON, Betty. 99 Dives from the San Juan Islands in Washington to the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island in British Columbia . (Surrey, BC): Heritage House Publishing, (1994). First Canadian Printing. Pp. [1]-319,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Vg. 25.00 View more info

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A Country So Interesting : The Hudson's Bay Company and Two Centuries of Mapping, 1670-1870. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: RUGGLES, Richard I. Rupert's Land Record Society)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University, Montreal, 1991, ISBN:0773506780: 1991

Seller ID: 56063

ISBN: 0773506780


RUGGLES, Richard I. A Country So Interesting : The Hudson's Bay Company and Two Centuries of Mapping, 1670-1870. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (1991). First Edition. Pp (10),ix-xix,(3),3-300,(2),+ 66 plates. Text Maps. Index. Double column. Large oblong 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Rupert's Land Record Society series. Includes dozens of early maps of the region. Maps were an essential tool for the Hudson's Bay Company and during the two centuries before Confederation the Company became the main mapping agency in ... View more info

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A Good Day's Work : In Pursuit of a Disappearing Canada. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: DEMONT, John.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9780385665063: 2013

Seller ID: 104432

ISBN: 0385665067


DEMONT, John. A Good Day's Work : In Pursuit of a Disappearing Canada. (Toronto) : Doubleday Canada, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-284,(12). 8vo (150 x 205 mm), brown cloth spine with off-white paper-covered boards, copper lettering to spine. John DeMont (b. Spring 1956, Halifax). "'A Good Day's Work' is a lyrical journey through the Canada of our imagination. The Canada of the day before yesterday. The Canada, perhaps, of 1967 - the country's 'last good year', in the words of Pierre Berton. This is a panoramic view of that far-off land, capture... View more info

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A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. First Edition

By: WAYMAN, Tom

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press, Winnipeg, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 101955

ISBN: 0888010354


WAYMAN, Tom. A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1979. First Printing. Pp. (10),11-62,(10). 8vo (147 x 224 mm), art- and photo-illustrated black card covers with black lettered white title block to front, white lettering to black spine. Thomas 'Tom' Ethan Wayman (b. August 13, 1945, Hawkesbury, Ontario). Arranged in two poem sequences : "Asphalt Hours, Asphalt Air" "1. Quitting in the Spring", "2. What the Women Said", "3. Dieppe Park", "4. Why There Is No Calm Here", and "5. Recording Tachomete... View more info

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A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. First Edition, Signed

By: WAYMAN, Tom

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press, Winnipeg, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 34547

ISBN: 0888010354


WAYMAN, Tom. A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1979. First Printing. Pp. (10),11-62,(10). 8vo (147 x 224 mm), art- and photo-illustrated black card covers with black lettered white title block to front, white lettering to black spine. Thomas 'Tom' Ethan Wayman (b. August 13, 1945, Hawkesbury, Ontario). Arranged in two poem sequences : "Asphalt Hours, Asphalt Air" "1. Quitting in the Spring", "2. What the Women Said", "3. Dieppe Park", "4. Why There Is No Calm Here", and "5. Recording Tachomete... View more info

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A Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America. First Edition thus in dustjacket

By: FRANCHERE, Gabriel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Citadel Press, New York, 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 106077


FRANCHÈRE, Gabriel. A Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America. Edited by Milo Milton Quaife. New York : The Citadel Press, (1968). Pp. (6),ix-liii,(3),3-318,(2) + 3 maps + 3 illustrations [including "View of the Falkland Isles" opp. p.22]. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. A reprint of the Lakeside Classics edition of 1954. For Gabriel Franchère (b. November 3, 1786, Montreal - d. April 12, 1863 in St Paul, Minnesota) see DCB Volume 9. Milo Milton Quaife (b. October 6, 1880, Nashua, Iowa - d. 1959, Michigan) . "An earl... View more info

Aaron Hill : Poet, Dramatist, Projector

By: HILL, Aaron) [Dorothy] BREWSTER BREWSTER, Dorothy Columbia University Studies in English and Comparative Literature series

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press, 0,:

Seller ID: 75382


(HILL, Aaron) [Dorothy] BREWSTER. Aaron Hill : Poet, Dramatist, Projector .[N.pl]: Columbia University Press, [n.d.]. Pp. (2),[i]-xiii,(1),1-300,(4), frontis. 8vo, green cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Columbia University Studies in English and Compa rative Literature series. Lacking title page, inner hinges cracked, musty, edgeworn, else good. 40.00 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

Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Hardcover

By: MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.) Carleton Library Series No. 131

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1984, ISBN:0886290198:

Seller ID: 106869


MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.). Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Ottawa : Carleton University Press, (1984). Pp (4),v-xlv,(10,1-800. 8vo, grey library cloth, white lettering to spine. Carleton Library Series No. 131. Contents : Chapter 1. Aboriginal peoples and the law (by Bradford W. Morse): 1. The aboriginal peoples in Canada. (a) Who are the aboriginal people? (b) Demographic and economic information. (c) The position of aboriginal families. (d) Conclusion. 2. Further reading. Chapter 2. Aspects of aboriginal rights in international law (by Maureen Davies... View more info

Abundant Rivers. in dj.

By: CARTER, Anthony Indian Heritage Series Vol. 3

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hancock House, 1972,:

Seller ID: 64845


CARTER, Anthony. Abundant Rivers. Chief Dan George Edition. Saanichton, BC:Hancock House, 1972). Pp 140, including map frontis. Illustrated with nume rous colour photos to text, many full page. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and upper board, and gilt dec. to board. Indian Heritage Series Vol.3. Grumet, Native Americans of the Northwest Coast : A Critical Bibliography 34. Index: Land of Abundant Rivers (map); Publisher's Introduction; Dedication [by Chief Dan George]; Foreword; Chief Dan George; Route of Adventure; Land of the Squamish; The Lillooet Tribe; Territory of the Tsla-a-... View more info

Acculturation in Seven American Indian Tribes

By: LINTON, Ralph (ed.)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Peter Smith, Gloucester, Mass., 1963,:

Seller ID: 107437


LINTON, Ralph (ed.). Acculturation in Seven American Indian Tribes. Gloucester, Mass.: Peter Smith, 1963. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),3-526,(4). Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine. A facsimile reprint of the 1940 Appleton-Century original. Contents: Introduction (by Ralph Linton). 1. The Puyallup of Washington ( by Marian W. Smith). 2. The White Knife Shoshoni of Nevada (by J.S. Harris). 3. The southern Ute of Colorado (by M.K. Opler). 4. The northern Arapaho of Wyoming (by Henry Elkin). 5. The Fox of Iowa (by Natalie F. Joffe). 6. The Alkatcho Carrier of British Columbia (by Irving Goldm... View more info

Across Canada The National Way : Atlantic to Pacific

By: Canaadian National - Grand Trunk Railway)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canaadian National - Grand Trunk, 1924,:

Seller ID: 105020


(Canaadian National - Grand Trunk Railway). Across Canada "The National Way" : Atlantic to Pacific. [Toronto?] : Canaadian National - Grand Trunk, n.d. [1924?]. Pp (4),[3]-155,(3), frontispiece + 9 plates. 8vo, maroon leatherette, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Canada—Its Attractions and Resources. Atlantic to the Pacific—Transcontinental Service: Halifax to Truro; Truro to Sackville; Sackville to Moxcton; Moncton to Montreal; Montreal to Winnipeg; Quebec to Winnipeg; Toronto to Winnipeg via Port Arthur and Fort William; Toronto to Winnipeg via North Bay and Co... View more info

Acts of Murder : A Karl Alberg Mystery. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WRIGHT, L.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1997,:

Seller ID: 23465


WRIGHT, L.R. Acts of Murder : A Karl Alberg Mystery. (Toronto : 1997). Finein fine dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Adventure in Two Hemispheres. First Edition in dustjacket

By: VANCOUVER, George). MARSHALL, James Stirrat and Carrie

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Talex Printing Service, Vancouver, 1955,:

Seller ID: 19872


(VANCOUVER, George). MARSHALL, James Stirrat and Carrie. Adventure in Two Hemispheres including Captain Vancouver's Voyage. (Vancouver : Talex Printing Service, 1955). First Edition. Pp xii,208. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. "Not a life of Captain Vancouver, but the record of a single voyage around the world - a voyage which began atFalmouth on April 1, 1791 and ended in the Shannon River on October 17, 17 95. It was a voyage which led into unknown seas and to numerous perils fromdangerous waters and hostile natives. It had both diplomatic and Imperi... View more info

Adventurers All. : Tales of Forgotten Heroes in New France. First Edition, Signed.

By: WILSON, Clifford Parnell SCOTT, A. Sherriff.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1933,:

Seller ID: 42950


WILSON, Clifford Parnell. Adventurers All : Tales of Forgotten Heroes in New France. With Nine Illustrations by A. Sherriff Scott. Toronto : The Macmillan Co. of Canada Ltd., 1933. First Edition. Pp 244. 8vo, red cloth. Clifford Parnell 'Cliff' Wilson (b. April 8, 1902, Repton, Derbyshire, England -d. October 28, 1977, Essondale, British Columbia) came to Canada in 1913, was assistant director of the National Museum of Canada. Rhodenizer p. 690;Watters p. 419, Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints 556. Fictiona lized episodes in early Canadian history for younger readers, including an a... View more info