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Night Studies. 1st Cdn in dj.

By: BERESFORD-HOWE, Constance

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, 1985,:

Seller ID: 14800


BERESFORD-HOWE, Constance. Night Studies. Tor. : Macmillan of Canada, (1985). First Edition. Pp 230. 8vo, black cloth. Vg in lightly worn dj. 20.00 View more info

North, The. softcover

By: WHITTINGTON, Michael S. (coordinator) PHARAND, Donat ROBERTSON, Gordon WATSON, William G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto / Buffalo / London, 1985, ISBN:08002073204:

Seller ID: 111236


WHITTINGTON, Michael S. (coordinator). The North. Toronto / Buffalo / London : University of Toronto Press, (1985). Pp (8),ix-xvii,(1),1-183,(7). Maps. 8vo, pale green card covers, lettered in black. One of a series commissioned as part of the research program of the Royal Commission on the EconomicUnion and Development Prospects for Canada. Contains a series of essays on political and economic development in the NWT and Yukon including sovereig nty, constitutional development, landclaims, and environmental perspectives.structures or regions. Contents : 1. Introduction: Northern Studies (by Mc... View more info

Northern Mariner : Journal of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. 21, No. 1, January 2011

By: Canadian Nautical Research Society. REID, Richard. KNARR, James C. NOEL, Dave.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, St. John's , 2011,:

Seller ID: 104185


(Canadian Nautical Research Society). The Northern Mariner : Journal of theCanadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. XXI, No. 1, January 2011. (St. Jo hn's : Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland,2011). Pp i-iv,1-116,v-xii. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated olive green and pale green card covers. Contents : Richard Reid's "Black British North American Sailors in the Civil War" (pp. 1-26); James C. Knarr's "'Very Good, I Shall Burn Her': The 1870 Torching of the Pirate Ship Forward and US-Mexican Relations" (pp. 27-46); Dave Noël's "Le Saint-Laurent... View more info

Northern Mariner : Journal of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. 22, No. 4, October 2012

By: Canadian Nautical Research Society. MALCOLMSON, Thomas. WHYTE, William. CARLISLE, Rodney.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, St. John's , 2012,:

Seller ID: 104192


(Canadian Nautical Research Society). The Northern Mariner : Journal of theCanadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. XXII, No. 4, October 2012. With a note from the editor, Roger Sarty. (St. John's : Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 2012). Pp. i-iv,[361]-474,v-x. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue and turquoise card covers. Contents: Thomas Malcolmson's "Freedom by Reaching the Wooden World: American Slav es and the British Navy during the War of 1812" (pp. 361-390); William Whyte's "The Brooklyn Navy Yard: the heart of the Union Anaconda"... View more info

Northern Mariner : Journal of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. 8, No. 4, October 1998

By: Canadian Nautical Research Society JARVIS, Adrian KERTS, Faye M. ARMSTRONG, John G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, St. John's , 1998,:

Seller ID: 98511


(Canadian Nautical Research Society). The Northern Mariner : Journal of theCanadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. VIII, No. 4, October 1998. (St. J ohn's : Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1998). Pp (4),1-149,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black and grey card covers. Contents : Faye M. Kert's "The Fortunes of War: Commercial Warfare and Maritime Risk in the War of 1812” (pp 1-16); Adrian Jarvis's "Safe Home in Port? Shipping Safety within the Port of Liverpool" (pp 17-34); Tony Barrow's “The Decline ot British Whaling in Arctic Canada, ... View more info

NSCAD University Graduation Catalogue 2008

By: Nova Scotia College of Art and Design

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, 2008,:

Seller ID: 97048


Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. NSCAD University Graduation Catalogue 2008 . [Postscript by Tom Froese]. Halifax: Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, 2008. Pp. (3),1-158,(5). Illustrated in colour. Square 8vo, whiteand blue card covers with black titles to spine. This catalogue accompanie s the NSCAD University Graduation Exhibition 2008, Anna Leonowens Gallery, April 22-27, 2008. Contents: Craft: [works by] Nicole Anderson, Amy Belanger, Marie-Helene Belanger, Lauren Blakey, Alisha Marie Boyd, Kristen Brown, Caitlin Erskine-Smith, Sarah Marie Fawson, Meghan Gillan, Nancy Greenlaw, L... View more info

Odyssey of John Anderson. pbk. signed.

By: BRODE, Patrick ANDERSON, John)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1989, ISBN:0802067484:

Seller ID: 70697


BRODE, Patrick. The Odyssey of John Anderson . Toronto: Printed for the Osgoode Society by the University of Toronto Press, (1989). Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),(7) of illustrations,(1),[1]-151,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, printed grey card covers. "In 1860, a black man named John Anderson was arrested in Ontario forthe murder many years before of a white plantation owner in Missouri. Ande rson was said to be escaping slavery when the killing happened. Missouri wanted him returned to face trial. This is the untold story of his extradition hearings - a Canadian court case that provoked strong passions and ca... View more info

Odysseys Home : Mapping African-Canadian Literature

By: CLARKE, George Elliott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0802043793:

Seller ID: 48470


CLARKE, George Elliott. Odysseys Home : Mapping African-Canadian Literature. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (2002). Pp. 491. Large 8vo, red ill. card covers. "Odysseys Home: Mapping African-Canadian Literature is a pioneering study of African-Canadian literary creativity, laying the groundwork for future scholarly work in the field. Based on extensive excavations ofarchives and texts, this challenging passage through twelve essays present s a history of the literature and examines its debt to, and synthesis with,oral cultures. George Elliott Clarke identifies African-Canadian litera... View more info

Old and New World Highland Bagpiping. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GIBSON, John G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2002, ISBN:0773522913: 2002

Seller ID: 100406


GIBSON, John G. Old and New World Highland Bagpiping. Montreal and Kingston/ London / Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2002. First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xii,(14),[3]-424l. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine. A volume in the McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History, Second Series. "Old and New World Highland Bagpiping will stir controversy and debate in the piping world while providing a comprehensive biographical and genealogical account of pipers and piping in both Highland Scotland and Gaelic Cape Breton. The result of over th... View more info

On Duty : A Canadian at the Making of the United Nations 1945-1946. Signedcopy

By: REID, Escott.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1983, ISBN:0771074425:

Seller ID: 79336


REID, Escott. On Duty : A Canadian at the Making of the United Nations 1945-1946. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1983). First Edition. Pp [i]-xxi,(1),[1]-181,(5). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 3469. Contents : 1. Introduction, 2. My “personal character for world sanity” April 1945. 3. The San Francisco Conference 25 April – 26 June 1945. 4. The Executive Committee 16 August – 27 October 1945. 5. The Preparatory Commission 24 November - 23 December 1945. 6. The General Assembly 10 January – 14 February 1946. 7. Assessments. Nick... View more info

On the Job : Confronting the Labour Process in Canada. pbk.

By: HERON, Craig and Robert STOREY, eds. STOREY, Robert, ed. FRANK, David FOSTER, John Bellamy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1986, ISBN:0773505997:

Seller ID: 93981


HERON, Craig and Robert STOREY, eds. On the Job : Confronting the Labour Process in Canada . Edited by Craig Heron and Robert Storey. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (1986). Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-360,(2). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Contents: 1. Heron and Storey's "On the Job in Canada"; 2. Paul Craven and Tom Traves's "Dimensions of Paternalism: Discipline and Culture in Canadian Railway Operations in the 1850s"; 3. Gregory S. Kealey's "Work Control, the Labour Process, and Nineteenth-Century Canadian Printers"; 4. David Frank's "... View more info

Ornitholigies of Desire : Ecocritical Essays, Avian Poetics, and Don McKay

By: MASON, Travis V. McKAY, Don Environmental Humanities Series

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wilfred Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ontario, 2013, ISBN:9781554586301:

Seller ID: 106583


MASON, Travis V. Ornitholigies of Desire : Ecocritical Essays, Avian Poetics, and Don McKay. (Waterloo, Ontario) : Wilfred Laurier University Press, (2013). Pp (5),vi-xix,(3),3-285,(1). Index. 8vo, illustrated tan glossy paper covered boards, lettered in black and white. "Ornithologies of Desire develops ecocritical reading strategies that engage scientific texts, field guides, and observation. Focusing on poetry about birds and birdwatching, this book argues that attending to specific details about the physical world when reading environmentally conscious poetry invites a critical humilit... View more info

Parties Long Estranged : Canada and Australia in the Twentieth Century. First Edition, Signed by Both

By: MacMILLAN, Margaret, (ed.) McKENZIE, Francine, (ed.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver : UBC Press, 2003,:

Seller ID: 115972


MacMILLAN, Margaret and Francine McKENZIE, (eds.). Parties Long Estranged :Canada and Australia in the Twentieth Century. Vancouver, Toronto : UBC Pr ess, (2003). First Printing. Pp (4), [v]-vi,(4),[3]-288. 8vo, photo-illustrated paper-covered boards, white lettering to black spine. Margaret Olwen MacMillan, CC, CH (b. 23 December 1943, Toronto). Francine McKenzie (b. April 14, 1967). "Australia and Canada, two former colonies of the British Empire, can be compared and contrasted in illuminating ways. Parties Long Estranged brings together recent and original work by some of the top names ... View more info

Past in Focus : A Community Album Before 1918. - with - Regard sur le Passé: Un album communautaire, avant 1918. - with - A Black Community Album Be fore 1930

By: Notman Studio MACKENZIE, Shelagh ROBSON, Scott BOYD, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, N.S., 1983,:

Seller ID: 85880


(Notman Studio). The Past in Focus : A Community Album Before 1918. Photographs from the Notman Studio, Halifax. Selected by Shelagh Mackenzie, Scott Robson and Roger Crowther. Catalogue notes by Scott Robson. (Halifax : Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University, 1983). Pp [1]-48. Illustrated. Double Column. - with - Regard sur le Passé : Un album communautaire, avant 1918. [The French version of the preceding item]. Pp [1]-48, Illustrated. Double Column. - with – A Black Community Album Before 1930. Organized by Henry Bishop and Frank Boyd of the Black Cultural Centre of Nova Scotia. Exh... View more info

People of Sheshatshit : In the land of the Innu

By: MAILHOT, Jose. HARVEY, Alex (trans.). ISER Social and Economic Studies, 58).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, 1997, ISBN:0919666884:

Seller ID: 63602


MAILHOT, José. The People of Sheshatshit : In the land of the Innu. Translated by Axel Harvey. (St. John's, NF): Institute of Social and Economic Research, (1997). Pp. (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-192. Illustrated with black & white photographs, tables and charts. 8vo, blue ill. card covers, white titles to front and spine. ISER Social and Economic Studies, Number 58. "The people of Sheshatshit and their fellow Innu attracted world-wide attention with a campaign against low-level flying exercises conducted over their land by NATO airforces. Thanks to Jose Mailhot's thirty-year-long acquaintance with... View more info

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Pets, Professors, and Politicians : The Founding and Early Years of the Atlantic Veterinary College. in dj.

By: BRUCE, Marian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Island Studies Press, Charlottetown, PEI, 2004, ISBN:0919013430: 2004

Seller ID: 72265

ISBN: 0919013430


BRUCE, Marian. Pets, Professors, and Politicians : The Founding and Early Years of the Atlantic Veterinary College. Charlottetown : Island Studies Press, Atlantic Veterinary College, 2004. First Edition. Pp. (6),7-232, + 16 pages of colour plates. With 92 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations plus the colour photos . 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The story of the Atlantic Veterinary College goes back to the early 1970s, when veterinary staffing forecasts called for more veterinarians, and more capacity to train them. But how to address th... View more info

Pictorial On Black History, Nova Scotia

By: Black History) McCURDY, George F., foreword CRAWLEY, Ainsley SIMONS, Lois

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, Halifax, 1975,:

Seller ID: 23241


(Black History). Pictorial On Black History, Nova Scotia. (Halifax : Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission), n.d. [mid-1970s]. Pp (28). Illustrated. Square 8vo, stapled grey card covers. "Ainsley Crawley and Lois Simons, residents of East Preston and Cherrybrook and students at Dalhousie University, worked tirelessly in the researching of Black history. Ken Pinto, one of Canada's outstanding young artists, has graphically expressed Nova Scotia Black history with an exciting pictorial presentation." - from the Preface. With biographical sketches on Matthew de Costa, Boston King, Colonel S... View more info

Planning Study of Kingston, Ontario

By: STEPHENSON, Gordon. MUIRHEAD, G. George.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Corporation of the City of Kingston, Kingston, Ontario, 1961,:

Seller ID: 108234


STEPHENSON, Gordon, and G. George MUIRHEAD. A Planning Study of Kingston, Ontario. (Kingston, Ontario) : Published by the Corporation of the City of Kingston, 1961. Pp (4),[iv]-ix,(1),[1]-100,(2). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Cover title : A Planning Study Kingston, Ontario 1960. Contents : Foreword by William T. Mills (Mayor). I. The Development of Kingston. II. ,Contemporary Kingston. III. Kingston and Region. IV. Economic Background. V. Problems and Proposals. VI. The City as a Whole : 1. The Structure of the City; 2. Population; 3... View more info

Plantation Lullabies : Songs Sung by the Celebrated Canadian Colored Concert Company.

By: Canadian Colored Concert Company

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Duncan Lithography Company, Hamilton, Ont., 1909,:

Seller ID: 82112


(Canadian Colored Concert Company). Plantation Lullabies : Songs Sung by the Celebrated Canadian Colored Concert Company. Under the management of Wm. Carter, for 25 years Manager and Proprietor of the Famous Canadian Jubilee Singers. Five Years' Tour of Great Britain, Three Years' Tour of United States. (Hamilton, Ont.: Duncan Lith Co.), n.d. [ca. 1909]. Pp (15),5-51,(2). Index. Small 8vo, stapled colour illustrated card covers. Front cover : Famous Canadian Jubilee Singers, Plantation Lullabies, What We Have We'll Hold(with color picture of American Flag and Eagle). Back cover : Famous Canad ... View more info

Plato 2 : The Dialogues, First Period. Translated from the German by Hans Meyerhoff. Bollingen Series LIX / 59

By: FRIEDLANDER, Paul. PLATO SOCRATES

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books, New York), 1964,:

Seller ID: 87629


FRIEDLANDER, Paul. Plato 2 : The Dialogues, First Period. Translated from the German by Hans Meyerhoff. Bollingen Series LIX. (New York) : Pantheon Books, (1964). Pp [i]-viii,[1]-389,(3). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed grey. This is the second of three volumes constituting the fifty-ninth publication in a series sponsored and published by the Bollingen Foundation. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked inthe late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political c... View more info