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Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 19, No. 2, 1965

By: DePROSE, J.G. (ed.).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Queen's Printer, Ottawa , 1965,:

Seller ID: 90192


DePROSE, J.G. (ed.). Canadian Army Journal. Vol. XIX, No. 2, 1965. (Ottawa : Queen's Printer, 1965). Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated red trimmed stapled wrappers. The last issue of this journal. Contents : Petroleum in War and Peace; Men Over Weapons: The Chinese Concept; Flashback No. 48: Southern Italy, 1943; and much more. Covers very worn and detached, waterstaining to gutters, smudging to back cover, a poor copy. The final issue. As is. 8.00 View more info

Canadian Collector : Glass - Pottery - Furniture - Firearms of the Nineteenth Century.

By: STEVENS, Gerald. SPENDLOVE, F. St. George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1957,:

Seller ID: 86132


STEVENS, Gerald. The Canadian Collector : Glass – Pottery – Furniture – Firearms of the Nineteenth Century. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (March 1957).First Edition Limited to 750 Copies Only. Pp [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-100,(2). Ill ustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With an introduction by F. St. George Spendlove, Curator, Canadiana Collections, Royal Ontario Museum. Early Canadian Glass - Mallorytown Glass House; The Glass Factories of the Seigniory of Vaudreuil; John C. Spence: Glass Maker; St. Johns Glass Works; The Hamilton Glass Works; The St. Lawrence Glass Works; J... View more info

Canadian Collector. Vol. 11 / No. 4, July / August 1976

By: Canadian Collector McKENZIE, R. Tait COLLARD, Elizabeth BELL, Alexander Graham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Denmount Publishing Company Limited, Toronto , 1976,:

Seller ID: 95891


(Canadian Collector). Canadian Collector. Vol. 11 / No. 4, July / August 1976. Toronto : Denmount Publishing Company Limited, 1976. Pp [1]-55,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : Canada at World's Fairs, 1851-1876 (by Dianne Newell); Markham Mennonites and Their Furniture (by Lynda Musson Nykor & Patricia D. Musson); Medals and Medallions of R. Tait McKenzie (by Jean McGill); Canadiana Village, Rawdon, P.Q. (by Mabel Ringereide); David Johnston Kennedy (byJudith M. Nasby); Orders of a Quebec China Merchant (by Elizabeth Collard) ... View more info

Canadian Far Eastern Newsletter, Vol. 18, No. 182

By: ENDICOTT, James G. and Mary A. (eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Far Eastern Newsletter, Toronto, 1965,:

Seller ID: 111881


ENDICOTT, James G. and Mary A., (eds.). The Canadian Far Eastern Newsletter, Vol. 18, No. 182, July 1965. Toronto : Canadian Far Eastern Newsletter, July 1965. Pp [1]-4. 4to, one folded sheet. See Weinrich, Social Protest from the Left in Canada 1870-1970: A Bibliography 5684. Contents : Escalated Peace Aqainst Escalated War; Unsuccessful Hoodwinking; Peace is Escalating; No Fighter, U.S. Officer Fired By Army; Not Willing To Be a War Criminal; He Giggles While Shooting Prisoners; Big Lies For Bigger Wars; The Dubious Role of the Hon. Paul Martin; Counterinsurgency Warfare; New Stamps In China... View more info

Canadian Historical Association : Report, 1963 of the Annual Meeting held at Quebec June 5-8 of this year, with Historical Papers. Edited by John P. Heisler and Fernand Ouellet

By: Canadian Historical Association PANTING, G.E. SMITH, Gaddis MOUNTAIN, G.J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Historical Association, Public Archives, Ottawa, 1963,:

Seller ID: 82716


(Canadian Historical Association). The Canadian Historical Association : Report, 1963 of the Annual Meeting held at Quebec June 5-8 of this year, withHistorical Papers. Edited by John P. Heisler and Fernand Ouellet. (Ottawa : Canadian Historical Association, Public Archives, 1963). Pp (4),[1]-226,(2). 8vo, tan printed card covers. Historical Papers : Presidential Address,by Hilda R. Neatby (pp 1-18); Honorius Provost's “La fondation du Séminair e de Québec” (pp 19-30); A.J.H. Richardson's “The Old City of Quebec and our Heritage in Architecture” (pp 31-41); Marcel Trudel's “La serv... View more info

Canadian Journal of History, Vol. 32, Number 3, December 1987

By: FARMER, David L., (ed.) CHURCHILL, Winston S. WOODS, Randall B. WEGERT, Karl H.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Journal of History Company Limited, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, 1987,:

Seller ID: 110695


FARMER, David L., (ed.). Canadian Journal of History, Volume 32, Number 3, December 1987. (Saskatoon: published by the Journal of History Company Limted at the University of Saskatchewan), 1987. Pp. (6),[297]-455,(3). 8vo, red & white card covers. Includes the following articles: Randall B. Woods' “The Politics of Diplomacy: Winston S. Churchill and the Second Quebec Conference” (pp. 367–82); Karl H. Wegert's "Political Engagement and the German Intelligentsia, 1789-1800"; Christopher English's "French Public Opinion and the Second Empire's Intervention in China, 1854-61"... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 11, No. 2, Spring / Printemps 2011.

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). TUNNICLIFFE, Mark GRANATSTEIN, Jack . BALESEVICIUS, Tony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2011,:

Seller ID: 95661


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 11, No. 2, Spring/Printemps 2011. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2011). Pp 1-72;1-72. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Contents : The Canadian Forces in 2010 and 2011:Looking Back and Looking Forward (by General Walter Natynczyk); Outside CF Transformation Looking In (by Allan English); Towards a Canadian Forces Ar ctic Operating Concept (by Tony Balasevicius); Vimy, April 1917: The Birth of Which Nation? (by Jean Martin); Perpetual Interests… The Admiralty Inf... View more info

Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. 1st Cdn in dj.

By: MUSK, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0039202917: 1981

Seller ID: 90608

ISBN: 0039202917


MUSK, George. Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. (Toronto) : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1981). First Canadian Printing. Pp. [1]-272. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1: Company History: The North Pacific, 1886-1915; The North Atlantic, 1884-1915; World War I and After; World War II and After; Cargo Services 1903-80; British Columbia Coastal Services; British Columbia Lake and River Services; Great Lakes Services; Bay of Fundy Services; Tugs. 2: Histories of Individual Ships: a. Pacific: Empre... View more info

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Canadian School in West China. First Edition

By: BRACE, Brockman, (ed.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canadian School Alumni Association, 1974,: 1974

Seller ID: 116166


BRACE, Brockman, (ed.). Canadian School in West China. N.pl.: Published for the Canadian School Alumni Association, (1974). First Edition. Pp (10),1-309,(1). Illustrated with some b&w photos. Endpaper Maps. 8vo [155 x 235 mm], art-illustrated red cloth, black lettering to front board & spine. With map end-papers. Egerton Brockman Brace (b. June 24, 1915 at Kwahsien, near Chengtu, China - d.?). Foreword (by Brockman Brace). Historical Backgrond : Szechwan - That Green and Pleasant Land (by Lewis Walmsley); The Land That Is Calling Me (by Car... View more info

Canadians All : The Canadian Magazine. Vol. 4, No. 1, Spring, April, 1946

By: GROCHOLSKI, J.S.W. (ed.). BURPEE, Lawrence J. PROVISOR, H.A. SHIPLEY, Nan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: J.S.W. Grocholski, Publisher, Toronto , 1946,:

Seller ID: 85003


GROCHOLSKI, J.S.W. (ed.). Canadians All : The Canadian Magazine. Vol. IV, No. 1, Spring, April, 1946. Toronto : J.S.W. Grocholski, Publisher, 1946. Pp1-72. Illustrated. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Fiction : White Lilac (by Eva Lis-Wuorio); The Lesson (by Nan Shipley); Strange face (by Marion Walden); A Haunting We Will Go (by Paul H. Zemke). Articles : The French Canadians Are Unconquerable! (by Victor Soucisse); Victory ThroughStruggle in China (by Edward H. Lockwood); Glider Training in Canada (by H .A. Provisor); The Canadian Fisheries Development; Meet the Flying Dutchman(... View more info

Canadians and Asia-Pacific Security. Vimy Paper 2008.

By: MacDONALD, Brian (ed.). BOUTILIER, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Conference of Defence Associations Institute, 2008, ISBN:9780969888178:

Seller ID: 90097


MacDONALD, Brian (ed.). Canadians and Asia-Pacific Security. Vimy Paper 2008. N.pl.: The Conference of Defence Associations Institute, (2008). Pp [i]-v,1-138,(1). 8vo, illustrated orange card covers. Includes James Boutilier's “Ships, SLOCs, and Security at Sea” (pp 57-70), about the maritime development of India and China, Sea Lanes of Communications, and its effects on naval power. Text in English, with French abstracts. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Canadians in Asia 1945-1985 / Les Canadiens en Asie 1945-1985.

By: Canada - Military - Asia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Public Affairs Division, Veterans Affairs Canada, Ottawa, 1985, ISBN:0662540980:

Seller ID: 95516


(Canada – Military – Asia). Canadians in Asia 1945-1985 / Les Canadiens en Asie 1945-1985. (Ottawa : Public Affairs Division, Veterans Affairs Canada,1985). Pp [1]-28,+ folding map; [1]-28,+ folding map. Illustrated. 8vo, il lustrated blue stapled card covers. Contents : Canadians in Hong Kong; Canadians in South East Asia. Back-to-back French and English texts. Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Canton Captain.

By: CONNOLLY, James B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Garden City, N.Y., 1942,:

Seller ID: 90042


CONNOLLY, James B. Canton Captain. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1942. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-342,(2), portrait frontis. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A biography of Captain Robert Bennet Forbes (1804–1889), who was a sea captain, China merchant, ship owner, and writer. He was active in ship construction, maritime safety, the opium trade, and charitable activities. Spine lettering faded, light wear, rubbed,a few white spots to back cover, waterstaining to front gutter, else good. 20.00 View more info

Canton China. 3rd ed

By: WILSON, Jane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Riverside Press, Inc., 1977,:

Seller ID: 60253


WILSON, Jane. Canton China. Essex, CT: Riverside Press, Inc., 1977. Third Edition. Pp. 63. With 79 illustrations and photographs. 8vo, blue ill. card covers. A useful booklet for the collector of Chinese Export Porcelain. Spine browned, head of spine chipped, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Capitalism Unleashed : Finance, Globalization, and Welfare. First Printing in dustjacket

By: GLYN, Andrew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2006, ISBN:0199291993:

Seller ID: 106423


GLYN, Andrew. Capitalism Unleashed : Finance, Globalization, and Welfare. (Oxford) : Oxford University Press, (2006). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xv,(1),[1]-234,(6). Figures. Tables. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering tospine. "After a turbulent century of unprecedented social and technologica l change, capitalism has emerged as the dominant ideology and model for economic growth in the richest, most developed countries. Free enterprise is off the leash and chasing new opportunities for profit making across the globe, from U.S. prisons to textile swearshops in Asia. But only thirty ye... View more info

Captain Mettle V.C. in dj

By: MacNELL, James BOY'S AND GIRLS LIBRARY

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Children's Press, 0,:

Seller ID: 50925


MacNELL, James. Captain Mettle V.C. L.: The Children's Press, (n.d.) Pp 187. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine and decoration to upper board.The Boys' and Girls' Library series. Captain Mettle, V.C., of the Special Service, Royal Navy, World War II hero is the best man for the job on the South China Sea in this novel for young readers. Vg in worn and torn dj. 15.00 View more info

Caspar John. in dj.

By: JOHN, Rebecca JOHN, Caspar)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins, 1987, ISBN:002171368:

Seller ID: 27491


JOHN, Rebecca. Caspar John. London: Collins, 1987. Pp. (10),11-240, + 8 pages of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Afascinating biography of Caspar John by his daughter. John was raised in t he thick of bohemian London (his father was painter Augustus John), but didnot allow this to preclude a naval career. His rise to the rank of First S ea Lord is recounted with sensitivity and insight by the author. Contents: 1. One father, two mothers, nine children; 2. Cadet and young officer; 3. Aviator; 4. China; 5. Air, sea and the desk; 6. War: HMS York, London and Wa... View more info

Central Documents and Politburo Politics in China

By: LIEBERTHAL, Kenneth Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 33) TONG, James YEUNG, Sai-cheung

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University of Michigan, 1978, ISBN:0892640332:

Seller ID: 58859


LIEBERTHAL, Kenneth. Central Documents and Politburo Politics in China. With the assistance of James Tong and Sai-cheung Yeung. Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 33. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan, 1978. Pp. 201. 8vo,brown and white card covers. Owner's name expunged with black marker from front cover and top edge, vertical crease to front cover, else vg. 22.00 View more info

Ch'ing Administration : Three Studies.

By: FAIRBANK, John K., and Ssu-Yu TENG

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1960,:

Seller ID: 88592


FAIRBANK, John K., and Ssu-Yu TENG. Ch'ing Administration : Three Studies. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1960. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-x,1-246,(2). 8vo, grey card covers, green lettering to front cover and spine. Harvard Yenching Institute Studies XIX. Contents : On The Transmission of Ch'ing Documents : 1. The Ch'ing postal system. 2. The actual speed of transmission in the period 1842-1860. On The Types and Uses of Ch'ing Documents : 1. Introduction. 2. Procedure in the Grand Secretariat (Nei Co). 3. Procedure in the Grand Council (Chun Chi Ch'u). 4. Select list of published ... View more info

Ch'u Tz'u : The Songs of the South : An Ancient Chinese Anthology. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HAWKES, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: At the Clarendon Press Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1959,:

Seller ID: 110960


HAWKES, David. Ch'u Tz'u : The Songs of the South : An Ancient Chinese Anthology. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1959. First Edition. Pp (8),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-229,(3). Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "In Ch'u, southernmost of the ancient Chinese kingdoms, an oral literature of shamanistic songs and chants was developed by secular poets of the third century B.C. into a strange and beautiful allegorical poetry in which magic, mythology, and politics curiously intermingle. Bitterness is its keynote. The poet despairs of the evil and turbulence of this world and seeks esca... View more info