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University of Toronto : A History. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: FRIEDLAND, Martin L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0802044298:

Seller ID: 72900


FRIEDLAND, Martin L. The University of Toronto : A History. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xiii,(1),[1]-764,(6). Illustrated with b&w photis in the text. Thick 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Martin Lawrence Friedland, CC, QC, FRSC (b. September 21, 1932, Toronto). "The University of Toronto is Canada's leading university and one of Canada's most important cultural and scientific institutions. Covering the history of the University from its origins as King's College in 1827 to the present, Martin Friedland weaves together personalit... View more info

University of Toronto : A History. Second Edition, in dustjacket

By: FRIEDLAND, Martin L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9781442648005:

Seller ID: 116006


FRIEDLAND, Martin L. The University of Toronto : A History. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2013). Second Edition. Pp. (40,[v]-lv,(3),[3]-764,(4). With a few dozen black & white photos to text. 8vo, back cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Martin Lawrence Friedland, CC, QC, FRSC (b. September 21, 1932, Toronto). "The University of Toronto is Canada's leading universityand one of Canada's most important cultural and scientific institutions. I n this history of the University from its origin as King's College in 1827 to the present, Martin L. Friedland brings personalities, events, and c... View more info

Unwelcome Guests : American Fugitive Slaves in Canada, 1830-1860.

By: SILVERMAN, Jason Howard.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University Microfilms International,, Ann Arbor, MI , 1986,:

Seller ID: 91888


SILVERMAN, Jason Howard. Unwelcome Guests : American Fugitive Slaves in Canada, 1830-1860. Ann Arbor, MI : University Microfilms International, (1986). Pp (4),[i]-v,1-269,(4). 8vo, black card covers, printed paper label to front cover. A facsimile on demand reprint of Silverman's 1981 Doctoral Dissertation at the University of Kentucky. Contents : 1. Overview: The Introduction of Blacks into Canadian Society. 2. A Questionable Haven. 3. Free But Unwelcome. 4. The New Exodus: The Development of the Black Church. 5. A Written Response: The Development of a Black Press. 6."The Pursuit of Know... View more info

Urban Development in Canada : An Introduction to the Demographic Aspects. pbk.

By: STONE, Leroy O.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Ottawa, 1967,:

Seller ID: 93970


STONE, Leroy O. Urban Development in Canada : An Introduction to the Demographic Aspects . One of a series of 1961 Census Monographs prepared for the Census Division, Dominion Bureau of Statistics. Ottawa: Dominion Bureau of Statistics, 1967. Pp. (4),[i]-xxi,(1),1-293,(3), + 1 folding map. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers with black lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. One Hundred and Ten Years of Canadian Urban Population Increase and Urbanization; 3. Trends in Canadian Urban Sex-Age Comoposition, 1901-1961; 4. Canadian Urban Complexes : Some Aspects of their Distrib... View more info

Victoria Rd. United Baptist Church, 36 Victoria Rd., Dartmouth, N.S. : Celebrating Our 145th Anniversary 1844-1989.

By: Victoria Road United Baptist Church

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Victoria Road United Baptist Church, Dartmouth, 1989,:

Seller ID: 93338


(Victoria Rd. United Baptist Church). Victoria Rd. United Baptist Church, 36 Victoria Rd., Dartmouth, N.S. : Celebrating Our 145th Anniversary 1844-1989. (Dartmouth : Victoria Road United Baptist Church, 1989). Pp (2),1-76. Illustrated. 4to, maroon pebbled cloth, gilt drawing and lettering to front cover. A church family album, with many photographs and letters of congratulations. Contents : Church History 1844-Present; Meet Our Church Groups - History of Ladies Auxiliary – History of Men's Brotherhood – History of Women's Missionary Society – History of the C G I T – History of the Su... View more info

Was This the Home of Stephen Blucke? The Excavation of AkDi-23, Birchtown, Shelburne County. Curatorial Report 93.

By: NIVEN, Laird.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:0888716311:

Seller ID: 90926


NIVEN, Laird. Was This the Home of Stephen Blucke? The Excavation of AkDi-23, Birchtown, Shelburne County. Curatorial Report 93. Halifax: Nova Scotia Museum, 2000. Pp (4),6-80,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 4to, black coil binding, black and grey printed card covers. Contents : Preface; Introduction; Birchtown and the Black Loyalists; Archaeology at AkDi-23; Material Culture Analysis; Discussion; Appendix: AkDi-23 Artifacts. Very good. 24.00 View more info

Way of Life that Does Not Exist : Canada and the Extinguishment of the Innu. Paperback.

By: SAMSON, Colin. ISER Social and Economic Studies, 67).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University, St. John's, 2003, ISBN:091966699X:

Seller ID: 107180


SAMSON, Colin. A Way of Life that Does Not Exist : Canada and the Extinguishment of the Innu. St. John's: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University, (2003). Pp. (5),[6]-388,(4). 8vo, illustrated purple card covers with white and black lettering to front cover, white lettering tospine. ISER Social and Economic Studies, Number 67. "Instead of acting to protect the distinctiveness of its indigenous peoples, Canada historically sought to assimiliate them and ultimately to extinguish their prior title to the land. Colin Samson's 'A Way of Life That Does Not Exist', the resu... View more info

Weariness, the Fever, and the Fret : The Campaign against Tuberculosis in Canada, 1900-1950. Paperback Edition.

By: McCUAIG, Katherine. Studies in the History of Medicine, Health, and Society series, 8).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGIll-Queen's Unviersity Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1999, ISBN:0773518754:

Seller ID: 106726


McCUAIG, Katherine. The Weariness, the Fever, and the Fret : The Campaign against Tuberculosis in Canada, 1900-1950. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1999). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xx,(2),[3]-384,(4). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers with red spine, black and red lettering to front cover, white lette ring to spine. Volume 8 in the Studies in the History of Medicine, Health, and Society series. "Racked by incessant coughing, barely able to catch their breath, tuberculosis sufferers seemed to literally waste away. By 19... View more info

Welland Canal Company : A Study in Canadian Enterprise. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: AITKEN, Hugh G.J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1954,:

Seller ID: 106164


AITKEN, Hugh G.J. The Welland Canal Company : A Study in Canadian Enterprise. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1954. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-ix,(3),-[1]-178,(2) + map. Another map in text. Tables, charts in text. 8vo, tan cloth, black lettering to spine. In the Studies in Entrepreneurial History series. "Among the transportation improvements of the nineteenth century in North America the Welland Canal occupies a position of uniqueimportance. Opened for traffic in 1829, the Canal provided a navigable wat erway around Niagara Falls, making it possible for ships to pass freely... View more info

Wesleyan Connection in Shelburne and Birchtown, Nova Scotia : Saving Souls or Catching Whales

By: ROGAL, Samuel J.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Edwin Mellen Press, Lewiston, NY / Queenston, ON, 2000, ISBN:0773476792:

Seller ID: 103468


ROGAL, Samuel J. The Wesleyan Connection in Shelburne and Birchtown, Nova Scotia : Saving Souls or Catching Whales. Lewiston - Queenston - Lampeter: The Edwin Mellen Press, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (8),i-xiii,(1),[1]-200,(4) + 2 p of illustrations (after p.96). 8vo, orange cloth, brown lettering to front cover and spine. Volume 20 in the Studies in the History of Missions series. Chapters : 1. The Coming of the Early Missionaries; 2. Freeborn Garrettson: The Arrow Flies North; 3. Shelburne; 4. Birchtown [pp.97-127, with much on the Black Loyalists, and their settlement there]; 5. Extending ... View more info

Western Canadian Journal of Anthropology, Special Issue: Athabascan Studies, Volume I, Number 1, 1970.

By: Western Canadian Journal of Anthropology

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Anthropology Club, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1970,:

Seller ID: 79851


(Western Canadian Journal of Anthropology). The Western Canadian Journal ofAnthropology, Special Issue: Athabascan Studies, Volume I, Number 1, 1970. (Edmonton : Anthropology Club, University of Alberta, 1970). Pp (2),[i]-xi x,(2),[1]-211. Maps. 4to, yellow card covers, black cloth tape spine. PartI. Northern Athabascans. The Tanaina of Southwestern Alaska: An Historical Synopsis (Joan B. Townsend). Community Pattern and Settlement Pattern in t he Development of Old Crow Village, Yukon Territory (Ann Welsh). Kinship and the Expression of Values in an Athabascan Bush Community (Joel Savishinsk... View more info

When Canadian Literature Moved to New York. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MOUNT, Nick Studies in Book and Print Culture) ROBERTS, Charles G.D.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2005, ISBN:080203828x:

Seller ID: 67268


MOUNT, Nick. When Canadian Literature Moved to New York. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2005). First Edition. Pp. [i]-x,[1]-217,(5), + 8 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. A volume in the Studies in Book and Print Culture series. The story of the mass exodus of Canadian writers (Ernest Thompson Seton, Charles G. D. Roberts, Bliss Carman, Sara Jeannette Duncan, et al.) to New York in the later part of the nineteenth century, as Canadians began to get garner a "receptive audience and recognition from non-Canadian publishers an... View more info

Who's Who in Black Canada : Black Success and Black Excellence in Canada : A Contemporary Directory 2002.

By: WILLIAMS, Dawn P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: D.P. Williams & Associates, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0973138416:

Seller ID: 90621


WILLIAMS, Dawn P. Who's Who in Black Canada : Black Success and Black Excellence in Canada : A Contemporary Directory 2002. (Toronto : D.P. Williams &Associates, 2002). Pp [1]-421,(7). Double Column. 8vo, decorated purple ca rd covers, lettered in white. "Canada's Blacks are trailblazers and innovators. But just who are they? If you've ever wondered who the leading Black citizens are in our society - in business, education, law, medicine, the arts, religion, science, politics, and other sectors, but didn't know how or where to get this information, then look no further than the inaugural e... View more info

Why Faith Healing?

By: JONES, Michael Owen Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 3) National Museum of Man)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Museums of Canada, 1972,:

Seller ID: 64368


JONES, Michael Owen. Why Faith Healing?. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 3. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1972. Pp. 52. With fourteen photographs. 4to, blue card covers, black titles to front and spine. A study based on fieldwork conducted by the author in the Maritime provinces during 1968-69, discussing thereasons why people seek out faith healers, as well as the motivation for b ecoming a faith healer. Whereas there are some legitimate "healers" in small communities where regular medical treatment is often difficult to... View more info

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William Godwin. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WOODCOCK, George GODWIN, William READ, Herbert, foreword

Price: $70.00

Publisher: 1946,: 1946

Seller ID: 26088


WOODCOCK, George. William Godwin : A Biographical Study. With a Foreword by Herbert Read. London : The Porcupine Press, (November 1946). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-x,1-266, portrait frontispiece + 3 plates. 8vo (140 x 202 mm ), black cloth, gilt letering to spine. William Godwin (b. March 3, 1756, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire - d. April 7, 1836, London) was an English journalist, political philosopher and novelist. He is considered one of the first exponents of utilitarianism and the first modern proponent of anarchism. George Woodcock (b. May 8, 1912, Winnipeg, Man... View more info

William Hall : Winner of the Victoria Cross. First Edition

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. HALL, William Hall Famous Canadians series.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Four East Publications Ltd., Tantallon, N.S., 1995, ISBN:0920427359:

Seller ID: 94504


PACHAI, Bridglal. William Hall : Winner of the Victoria Cross. (Tantallon, Nova Scotia : Four East Publications Ltd., 1995). First Edition. Pp [1]-40,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green cardcovers, blank spine. In the Famous Canadians series. “William Hall was – the first Canadian seaman,the first Nova Scotian and the first person of African descent – to be awa rded the Victoria Cross. This is the story of a remarkable Canadian hero who came from a humble background in rural Nova Scotia. He had a most distinguished career in the Royal Navy and was awarded the British Empire's ... View more info

Win in the Arena of Life : Living a Life You Love Is Worth Fighting For. signed.

By: ANDERSON, Ricky

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Aslan Publications, Fairfield, CT, 2003, ISBN:0944031951:

Seller ID: 62941


ANDERSON, Ricky. Win in the Arena of Life : Living a Life You Love Is WorthFighting For. Fairfield, CT: Aslan Publications, (2003). Pp. 158. 8vo, ill ustrated blue card covers with black spine. A motivational book by the NovaScotian boxer. "'Win in the Arena of Life' will show you how to: discover and affirm your true worth; set motivating goals and stay focused on your winning plan; program yourself with positive thoughts; consistently perform in what athletes call the 'zone'; overcome fear, lethargy and procrastination; put enthusiasm and energy into everything you do; use adversity to y... View more info

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Winter Studies and Summer Rambles in Canada. 3 vols

By: JAMESON, Mrs. JAMESON, Anna Brownell

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Saunders and Otley, London, 1838,:

Seller ID: 33432


JAMESON, Mrs. Winter Studies and Summer Rambles in Canada. In Three Volumes. London: Saunders and Otley, 1838. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[v]-vi,[1]-315,(3); [i]-vi,[1]-341,(3); [i]-vi,[1]-356,(2). 8vo, black half-leather, marbled boards,edges and endpapers. TPL 2165. Volume I. : Toronto (pp.1-18); A Winter Jou rney; Winter Visita; Sleighing; Visit of Indians (pp.23-27); Winter Miseries; Clergy Reserves; The Tragedy of Correggio; German Actresses; Sleigh-journey; Niagara in Winter; Trees in Canada; Society in Toronto; Politics and Parties; Fire at Toronto; A true Story; Goethe's Tasso, Iphigenia, and Clavi... View more info

Woman and the Race. Second Edition.

By: HART, Gordon HENSLEY, Sophia Margaret

Price: $140.00

Publisher: John Lovell & Son, Montreal , 1911,:

Seller ID: 102342


HART, Gordon Woman and the Race. Westwood, Mass. : "Published by the Ariel Press", (1911). Second Edition, revised and enlarged. Pp (8),[1]-274, with illustration tipped-in opp. p.[1]. 8vo, light brown mottled paper-covered boards, with black decorative lettering and celtic interlacing design on front board. Watters p.618, Laugher p.243, Rhodenizer p.279. Gordon Hart was apseudonum of Sophia Margaret Hensley, née Almon (b. May 31, 1866, Bridgeto wn, Nova Scotia - d. February 10, 1946), Canadian poet and writer of fiction. With two short introductory pieces (including "To the Young... View more info

Women and the Canadian State / Les femmes et l'Etat canadien. First Edition, hardcover.

By: ANDREW, Caroline and Sanda RODGERS, eds. RODGERS, Sanda, ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1997, ISBN:0773514236:

Seller ID: 81749


ANDREW, Caroline and Sanda RODGERS, eds. Women and the Canadian State / Lesfemmes et l'État canadien . Edited by Caroline Andrew and Sanda Rodgers. M ontreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1997). First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xxvii,(1),[1]-364. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Lorenne M.G. Clark's "Reminiscences and Reflections on the Twentieth Anniversary of the Commission's Report"; 2. Monique Begin's "The Canadian Government and the Commission's Report"; 3. Freda L. Paltiel's "State Initiatives: Impetus and Effects";... View more info