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Admissibility of Confessions in Criminal Matters. Second Edition.

By: KAUFMAN, Fred, The Honourable.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Carswell Company Limited, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0459308904:

Seller ID: 104582


KAUFMAN, Fred, The Honourable. The Admissibility of Confessions in CriminalMatters. Toronto: The Carswell Company Limited, (1974). Second Edition, Re vised and Enlarged. Pp. (6),[vii]-xxvii,(1),[1]-282,(6). 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This book, like its predecessor, is intended to be a ready reference for those engaged in the administrtaion of criminal justice. Towards that end, it pretends to state the law as it is, and not necessarily as it ought to be." - from the preface. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Evolution; 3. The Burden of Proof; 4. Persons in Authori... View more info

Adultery : A Novel. 1st Cdn in dj

By: WRIGHT, Richard B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, Toronto, 2004, ISBN:0002005867:

Seller ID: 61584


WRIGHT, Richard B. Adultery. A Novel. (Toronto): Harper Collins, (2004). First Edition. Pp. 243. 8vo, navy cloth, gilt titles to spine. " A novel of quiet brilliance, Adultery uncovers the many shadings of infidelity and the intracacies of emotion that lies beneath the surface of ordinary life." -from the dj. Vg in dj. 25.00 View more info

Adultery : A Novel. 1st Cdn in dj Signed copy

By: WRIGHT, Richard B.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, Toronto, 2004, ISBN:0002005867:

Seller ID: 93923


WRIGHT, Richard B. Adultery : A Novel. (Toronto): Harper Collins, (2004). First Printing. Pp (8),1-242,(5). 8vo, navy cloth, gilt titles to spine. “A novel of quiet brilliance, Adultery uncovers the many shadings of infidelity and the intricacies of emotion that lies beneath the surface of ordinary life." -from the dj. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. Signed without inscription by the author. 70.00 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

Age of Fighting Sail : The Story of The Naval War of 1812. 1st US in worn dj.

By: FORESTER, C.S. Mainstream of America Series

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Garden City, NY, 1956,:

Seller ID: 93736


FORESTER, C.S. The Age of Fighting Sail : The Story of The Naval War of 1812. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1956. First American Printing. Pp.(10),[9]-284,(2). Map endpapers. 8vo, grey cloth with blue title block to spine. A volume in the Mainstream of America Series. Very good in spine sunned, edge-nicked, tape-repaired, price-clipped dust jacket. 20.00 View more info

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Age of Heroes : A Boy, a Prince and the 1797 Wreck of La Tribune. First Edition

By: DICKIE, John R.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, N.S., 2009, ISBN:9781897426111:

Seller ID: 87713


DICKIE, John R. Age of Heroes : A Boy, a Prince and the 1797 Wreck of La Tribune. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2009). First Edition. Pp (6),7-240. With a few b&w photos in the text, 2 charts,a reproduction of an 1801 aquatint and a diagram of a 34-gun British friga te. 8vo, art-illustrated dark brown cardcovers, with white & red lettering to spine. John R. Dickie (b. 1962, Nova Scotia). "Age of Heroes documents one of Nova Scotia's greatest sea tales. It comes from the golden age of fighting sail, the so called "age of heroes" which has long drawn ... View more info

Air Power at Sea 1939-45. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: WINTON, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Griffin House, 1976,:

Seller ID: 15392


WINTON, John. Air Power at Sea 1939-45. Toronto : Griffin House, 1976. First Canadian Printing. Pp. 185. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. John Pratt, pen name John Winton (b May 3, 1931 in London – d. April 27, 2001, London).Law 0802. Chapters : 1. Early Days: 1939-40; 2. The Mediterranean: Taranto to Crete; 3. Bismarck; 4. Japanese Victories; 5. Turning Point in the East ; 6. 'Channel Dash'; 7. The Little Carriers; 8. Reprieve in the Mediterranean: 1942; 9. The U-boat Menace; 10. Operations in the Arctic; 11. Allied Counter-Attack in the Pacific; 12. Victory over Japan. Very good in dustjac... View more info

Air Power at Sea 1939-45. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: WINTON, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Griffin House, Toronto, 1976,:

Seller ID: 67896


WINTON, John. Air Power at Sea 1939-45. Toronto : Griffin House, 1976. First Canadian Printing. Pp. 185. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. John Pratt, pen name John Winton (b May 3, 1931 in London – d. April 27, 2001, London).Law 0802. Chapters : 1. Early Days: 1939-40; 2. The Mediterranean: Taranto to Crete; 3. Bismarck; 4. Japanese Victories; 5. Turning Point in the East ; 6. 'Channel Dash'; 7. The Little Carriers; 8. Reprieve in the Mediterranean: 1942; 9. The U-boat Menace; 10. Operations in the Arctic; 11. Allied Counter-Attack in the Pacific; 12. Victory over Japan. Very good in worn an... View more info

Aircraft Carriers of the Royal and Commonwealth Navies : The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia from World War I to the Present

By: HOBBS, David

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books / Stackpole Books, London / Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, 1996, ISBN:1853672521:

Seller ID: 104539


HOBBS, David, Commander, MBE, RN. Aircraft Carriers of the Royal and Commonwealth Navies : The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia from World War I to the Present. London : Greenhill Books / (Mechanicsburg), Pennsylvania : Stackpole Books, (1996). Pp (6),7-264. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Largesquare 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. "This is an unrivalled reference work containing details of all ships whose primary role has been to operate aircraft at sea. It includes ships from the British Royal Navy, the Royal Australian navy/Canadian Armed Forces and the Indian Navy, as ... View more info

Aircraft of the R.C.N. signed paperback.

By: PETTIPAS, Leo

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canadian Naval Air Group, Winnipeg (Sea Fury) Chapter, Winnipeg, MB, 1988, ISBN:0969252838:

Seller ID: 89115


PETTIPAS, Leo. Aircraft of the R.C.N. Winnipeg: Canadian Naval Air Group, Winnipeg (Sea Fury) Chapter, 1988. Pp. (2),[i]-iv,1-104,(2). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers with blank spine. A collection of nearly two hundred black and white photographs of the propellor-driven aircraft of the Royal Canadian Navy in action, primarily from the Second World War onward. Also includes information on the carriers in the fleet, as well as the different types of aircraft utilized in the survey period. Contents: Carriers; Aircraft; Bases; Training; Organization; Fairey Swordfish; Submarine Wa... View more info

All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways

By: WOOD, William Chronicles of Canada 31

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brook & Co., Toronto, 1914,:

Seller ID: 66264


WOOD, William. All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways. Toronto: Glasgow, Brook & Co., 1914 Pp (8),ix-xi,(1), [1]-199, (1),(4, ads) + colour frontispiece + 7 plates. Sm 8vo, limp blue leather. The Chronicles of CanadaVol 31. Watters p.904, Rhodenizer p.653. Contents : 1. A Land of Waterways ; 2. Canoes; 3. Sailing Craft: The Pioneers; 4. Sailing Craft: Under the Fleurs-de-Lis; 5. Sailing Craft: Under the Union Jack; 6. Sailing Craft: The Building of the Ship; 7. Sailing Craft: 'Fit to Go Foreign'; 8. Steamers; 9. Fisheries; 10. Administration; 11. Navies. With bibliography and index. W... View more info

All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways. Blue cloth.

By: WOOD, William Chronicles of Canada 31

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brook & Co., Toronto, 1920,:

Seller ID: 9994


WOOD, William. All Afloat : A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways. Toronto: Glasgow, Brook & Co., 1920. Pp (8),ix-xi,(1), [1]-199, (1),(4, ads) + colour frontispiece + 7 plates. Sm 8vo, blue cloth. The Chronicles of Canada Vol 31. Watters p.904, Rhodenizer p.653. Contents : 1. A Land of Waterways; 2. Canoes; 3. Sailing Craft: The Pioneers; 4. Sailing Craft: Under the Fleurs-de-Lis; 5. Sailing Craft: Under the Union Jack; 6. Sailing Craft: The Building of the Ship; 7. Sailing Craft: 'Fit to Go Foreign'; 8. Steamers; 9. Fisheries; 10. Administration; 11. Navies. With bibliography and index. Very go... View more info

All the Ship's men : HMCS Athabaskan's Untold Stories.

By: PRINGLE, Sherry J.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vanwell Publishing, St. Catharine's, Ont, 2010, ISBN:9781550689884:

Seller ID: 90294


PRINGLE, Sherry J. All the Ship's men : HMCS Athabaskan's Untold Stories. St. Catharine's, Ontario : Vanwell Publishing Limited, (2010). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),17-160. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "As the sounds of war subside and the smoke settles over the battlegrounds,the debates amongst the scholars and historians commence, to assess the su ccesses and failures of the warring parties. When the tally is completed and the scores on life and death have been recorded, one thing is for certain: no war is won by the latest in technology alone. Tanks, guns and mort... View more info

All the Way Home. 1st Cdn in dj

By: BRAITHWAITE, Max

Price: $16.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, 1986, ISBN:0771016123:

Seller ID: 6483


BRAITHWAITE, Max. All the Way Home. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1986). First Canadian Edition. Pp. 220. 8vo, ceam paper covered boards, navy cloth spine with cream titles. Vg in dj. 16.00 View more info

Alumni News. April 1945

By: Dalhousie University

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1945,:

Seller ID: 85386


(Dalhousie University). The Alumni News. April 1945. Halifax : Dalhousie University, April 1945. Pp [1]-36. 8vo, orange stapled card covers. Includes “Honor Roll” (pp 2-5); and a list of graduates “In the Services” (p. 6). Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Alumni News. October 1943

By: Dalhousie University MURRAY, Leonard W., Admiral

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1943,:

Seller ID: 85384


(Dalhousie University). The Alumni News. October 1943. Halifax : Dalhousie University, October 1943. Pp [1]-24. 8vo, orange stapled card covers. Includes “The Rear Admiral's Address” [Rear Admiral Leonard W. Murray's Convocation Address] (pp 4-5); “Honor Roll” (p. 6); and a list of graduates “In theServices” (pp 7-8). Very good. 20.00 View more info

Alumni News. October 1944

By: Dalhousie University

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1944,:

Seller ID: 85385


(Dalhousie University). The Alumni News. October 1944. Halifax : Dalhousie University, October 1944. Pp [1]-36. 8vo, orange stapled card covers. Includes “Honor Roll” (pp 2-6); and a list of graduates “In the Services” (pp 6-7). Name, rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Alumni News. October 1945

By: Dalhousie University

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1945,:

Seller ID: 85387


(Dalhousie University). The Alumni News. October 1945. Halifax : Dalhousie University, October 1945. Pp [1]-48. 8vo, orange stapled card covers. Includes “Honor Roll” (pp 2-3); and a list of graduates “In the Services” (p. 3). Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. 10th pr.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack MURPHY, Edward SUPPLE, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Publishers, St. John's, 2002, ISBN:0920021360:

Seller ID: 64465


FITZGERALD, Jack. Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St. John's, Newfoundland : Creative Publishers, 1986. (Tenth Printing September 2002). Pp (4),iii-v,(1),1-173,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, art-illstrated cardcovers with brown & black lettering to white spine. Cover art by Maurice Fitzgerald. For John Joseph Fitzgerald (b.1945) see DNLB pp.108-9, ENL Vol. 2, p.191. Introduction. Chapters : Strange Stories; We Can Be Proud of These Newfoundlanders [including Dr Thomas Roddick, John Mitchell, Rev. John Clinch, Abe Kean, Georgina Stirling, Bob Fowlow, Henry Supp... View more info

Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. 6th pr.

By: FITZGERALD, Jack MURPHY, Edward SUPPLE, Henry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Creative, St. John's, NF, 1997, ISBN:0920021360:

Seller ID: 60648


FITZGERALD, Jack. Amazing Newfoundland Stories from Jack Fitzgerald's Notebook. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1986. (Sixth Printing November 1997).Pp (4),iii-v,(1),1-173,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine. Chapters : Strange Stories; We Can Be Proud of These New foundlanders [including Dr Thomas Roddick, John Mitchell, Rev. John Clinch,Abe Kean, Georgina Stirling, Bob Fowlow, Henry Supple, Captain Edward Murp hy]; Crime; Heroes [Capt. William Jackman, Capt. William Fitzgerald, John Hogan, &c]; Tales of the Supernatural; Stories of Colourful Old St.John's [i... View more info