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1830 Revolution in France.

By: PILBEAM, Pamela M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1991, ISBN:0333619986:

Seller ID: 108264


PILBEAM, Pamela M. The 1830 Revolution in France. (London) : Macmillan, (1991). Pp (6), vii-ix, (1), 1-237, (1). Index. 8vo, illustrated white card covers with white titles on black spine. "Recent developments in the study ofhistory and in the world have done much to overturn established ideas, bot h of marxists who believed all revolutioons led to socialism and of liberals who feared violence, but who assumed democracy would triumph. Pilbeam shows that the 1830 Revolution was far more than a minor bourgeois Paris event: it was part of a long-running struggle of peasants and artisans to pr... View more info

1929 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. SecondYear. Volume Two

By: SPRY, D.W.D., Lieut. Colonel (ed.). HOUGHTON, L.F.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., 1929,:

Seller ID: 86211


SPRY, D.W.D., Lieut. Colonel (ed.). 1929 Annual Journal of The United Services Institute of Nova Scotia. Second Year. Volume Two. Halifax, N.S.: United Services Institute of Nova Scotia, 1929. Pp 1-166. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, red printed card covers. Articles of nautical interest : “Canada's Duty Towards National Defence” by Lt. Cmdr. L.F. Houghton, RNC (pp 26-33) and “The History and Modern Developments of Wireless Telegraphy” by Lt. Cmdr. L.F.Houghton, RCN (pp 34-53). Other articles : “The Race to the Sea” by Lt. Co l. JH.L. Sparling (pp 54-76); “The National Importance of the... View more info

1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. in dj.

By: ROY, Reginald H. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. è

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0771597967:

Seller ID: 10241


ROY, Reginald H. 1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. (Toronto) : Macmillan of Canada, (1984). Pp [i]-xiv,(2),1-368,+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "Drawing heavily on many unpublished and previously unavailable contemporary documents, includingthe war diaries of the units involved in the campaign, Dr. Roy reconstruct s in vivid detail the strategies and actual operations that marked the day-by-day progress of the Canadians as they helped to crush a German army and make the Allied v ictory inevitable." - from the dj Chapters : 1. T... View more info

1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. signed no dj.

By: ROY, Reginald H. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0771597967:

Seller ID: 86116


ROY, Reginald H. 1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. (Toronto) : Macmillan of Canada, (1984). Pp [i]-xiv,(2),1-368,+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "Drawing heavily on many unpublished and previously unavailable contemporary documents, includingthe war diaries of the units involved in the campaign, Dr. Roy reconstruct s in vivid detail the strategies and actual operations that marked the day-by-day progress of the Canadians as they helped to crush a German army and make the Allied v ictory inevitable." - from the dj Chapters : 1. T... View more info

25th Anniversay of the D-Day Landings in Normandy, June 6, 1944 : Program of Commemorative Events

By: D-Day - 25th Anniversary Programme]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published under the authority of The Honourable J. E. Dube, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Ottawa, 1969,:

Seller ID: 67561


[D-Day - 25th Anniversary Programme]. 25th Anniversay of the D-Day Landingsin Normandy, June 6, 1944 : Program of Commemorative Events . [Ottawa]: Pu blished under the authority of The Honourable J. E. Dubé, P.C., M.P., Minister of Veterans Affairs, Canada, 1969. Pp. [8]. Unpaginated. French and English text back to back. 8vo, illustrated stapled white and grey card covers. A few minor abrasions to French cover, else vg. 15.00 View more info

4 Dada Suicides : Selected texts of Arthur Cravan, Jacques Rigaut, Julien Torma & Jacques Vaché. Introduced by Roger Conover, Terry Hale & Paul Lenti,& translated by Terry Hale, Paul Lenti, Iain White, &c

By: CRAVAN, Arthur RIGAUT, Jacques TORMA, Julien VACHÉ, Jacques

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Atlas, London, 1995, ISBN:0947757740:

Seller ID: 88800


CRAVAN, Arthur, Jacques RIGAUT, Julien TORMA, and Jacques VACHÉ. 4 Dada Suicides : Selected texts of Arthur Cravan, Jacques Rigaut, Julien Torma & Jacques Vaché. Introduced by Roger Conover, Terry Hale & Paul Lenti, & translated by Terry Hale, Paul Lenti, Iain White, &c. (London) : Atlas, (1995). First Edition. Pp [1]-269,(3). Illustrated. Square 8vo, black card covers, This book collects together works by four "writers" on the fringes of the Dada movement in 1920's Paris. These four took the nihilism of the movement toits ultimate conclusion, their works are remnants of lives lived ... 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

50e anniversaire de la caisse populaire Saint-Bernard 1939-1989 : Album Souvenir

By: Saint-Bernard, NS)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1989,:

Seller ID: 52074


(Saint-Bernard, NS). Le 50e anniversaire de la caisse populaire Saint-Bernard 1939-1989 : Album Souvenir. Un supplément du Courrier le mercredi 29 novembre 1989. N.pl.: n.p., 1989. Pp (1),2-24 including wrappers. Illustrated.Large 8vo [190 x 280 mm], photo-illustrated newsprint, lettered in blue. C ontents : De France à la Vallée, à Saint-Bernard; En juillet 1767 : Deux concessions de terres ont fait la paroisse de Saint-Bernard; Joseph Dugas : Premier paroissien; Aimable Doucet : Premier entrepreneur de la paroisse; Vers les 1858 la paroisse de Saint-Bernard a ?té fondée; Les énormes c... View more info

6th World Conference on Transport Research / 6ème Conference Mondiale sur la Recherche dans les Transports. Lyon, France. June 29th – July 3rd, 1992 /29 juin au 3 juillet 1992. Collection of Abstracts / Recueil de Resumes.

By: World Conference on Transport Research

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Imprimerie Chirat, Saint-Just-la-Pendue , 1992, ISBN:2908558025:

Seller ID: 91649


(World Conference on Transport Research). 6th World Conference on TransportResearch / 6ème Conference Mondiale sur la Recherche dans les Transports. Lyon, France. June 29th – July 3rd, 1992 / 29 juin au 3 juillet 1992. Collection of Abstracts / Recueil de Resumes. (Saint-Just-la-Pendue : ImprimerieChirat, 1992). Pp (778). Index. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. “This collection includes 751 abstracts of papers which were received before the Conference. These papers are arranged in chronological order as registered when paper proposals arrived.” - from the Foreword. Some abstracts in ... View more info

7 x 10 x 90" (The Story of a Stirling Bomber and Its Crew). signed

By: POTTEN, Charlie

Price: $18.50

Publisher: K. Gandy and C. Potten, Ely and Hove, 1986, ISBN:0951156705:

Seller ID: 105515


POTTEN, Charlie. "7 x 10 x 90" (The Story of a Stirling Bomber and Its Crew). (Ely and Hove : K. Gandy and C. Potten, 1986). Pp (8),1-176,+ 16 pp plaes. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in white. Contents : 1. "Chapple's Bunch" - The Crew and its Formation (by Charlie Potten, Flight Engineer); The Skipper's Account (Part I) (by Dave Chapple, Pilot); Tail End View (Part I) (by Ken Gandy); There We Were (Part I) (by Wilf Hodgson); The Aircraft - Warts and All (by Charlie Potten). 2. The Serious Stuff Begins (byCharlie Potten); Tail End View (Part 2) (by Ken Gandy); Ill... View more info

70 new chocolate and cocoa recipes

By: PATENAUDE-BENOIT, Jehane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fry-Cadbury Ltd., Montreal, 0,:

Seller ID: 109325


PATENAUDE-BENOIT, Jehane. 70 New Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes. Montreal : Fry-Cadbury Ltd., n.d. [ca 1947-1949]. Pp [i]-iv,1-37,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated brown stapled card covers, lettered in blue and white. Driver, Culinary Landmarks, Q309.1. Cover illustration Fry's Cocoa container, blue bowl, and yellow spoons, on a brown background. Cover title : 70 tested cocoa and chocolate recipes. "Prepared by Mme. Jehane Patenaude-Benoit, dietitian and graduate of La Sorbonnce, Paris, France; independently panel-tested—and found to be 100% practical und... View more info

A Gypsy Life : Adventures of Clare and Edward Allcard aboard their Yacht Johanne. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: ALLCARD, Clare

Price: $35.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 1992

Seller ID: 28376

ISBN: 0393030725


ALLCARD, Clare. A Gypsy Life : Adventures of Clare and Edward Allcard aboard their Yacht Johanne. New York& London : W.W. Norton & Company, (1992). First Printing. Pp (6),[7]-237,(3) + 16-page central section of colour photos. With 8 maps in the text. 8vo (162 x 240 mm), red cloth spine, red paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering to spine. Clare Allcard (b. 1946, England) was living in Andorra (when not at sea) at the time of publication. The narrative is split about equally between an account of the author and her husband's restoration of a Baltic... View more info

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A History of the Early Medieval Siege c.450-1200 / A History of the Late Medieval Siege 1200-1500. in two volumes, First Edition in dustjacket

By: PURTON, Peter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boydell Press, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2009, ISBN:9781843834489 ...96: 2009

Seller ID: 113163

ISBN: 1843834480


PURTON, Peter. A History of the Early Medieval Siege c.450-1200. (Woodbridge, Suffolk) : The Boydell Press, (2009). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-xxviii,1-595,(1),+ 32 plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. - with - PURTON, Peter. A History of the Late Medieval Siege 1200-1500. (Woodbridge, Suffolk) : The Boydell Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-xxvii,(1),1-488,(6),+ 32 plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Vol. I. 1. After "Rome"; 2. The Arab conquests; 3. The age of the Ca... View more info

A la Mer : Des Abimes au Rivage Chasses et Pêches. Seventh Edition

By: EPRY, Ch CASSAS, M. RAPIN, M.H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Plon, Paris, 1922,:

Seller ID: 27762


EPRY, Ch. A la Mer : Des Abimes au Rivage Chasses et Pêches. 198 dessins deM. Cassas et photographies de l'auteur; couverture de M.H. Rapin. Septième Édition. Paris : Plon, 1922. Pp 531. Ilustrated. 8vo, ilustrated wraps. Oc eanography and natural history of coastal France, Mediterranean and Atlantic. With delightful drawings by Cassas. Wraps chipped, slight foxing. Binding copy. 25.00 View more info

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A Painter's Country : The Autobiography of A. Y. Jackson. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JACKSON, A. Y. MASSEY, Vincent (foreword)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1958,: 1958

Seller ID: 47793


JACKSON, A. Y. A Painter's Country : The Autobiography of A. Y. Jackson. With a Foreword by The Rt. Hon. Vincent Massey, CH. Toronto : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1958. First Edition. Pp. (6),vii-xv,(1),1-170,(2) + 12 colour plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. With map end-papers. "No Canadian stands less in need of an introduction to his fellow-countrymen than A.Y. Jackson. In remote French Canadian villages, where his great snowshoes caused him to be known as Père Raquette, on the islands of Georgian Bay, in prairie towns, on cattle ranches u... View more info

A qui appartient l'océan : vers un nouveau régime des espaces et des fonds marins

By: MARTRAY Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Editions Maritimes & d'Outre-Mer, Paris, 1977,:

Seller ID: 103481


MARTRAY Joseph. A qui appartient l'océan ? : vers un nouveau régime des espaces et des fonds marins. [Paris] : Editions Maritimes & d'Outre-Mer, (1977). Pp (8),9-373,(7). Tables & figures in text. 8vo, white cardcovers, lettered in blues and black. Contents : Introduction : La IIIe Conférence des Nations Unies sur le droit de la mer : origine, déroulement, résultats et portée. Le rôle de l'Europe. Le nouveau droit déjà en application. Première Partie : Les Nouveaux Espaces Marins et Sous-Marins. 1. La mer territoriale. 2. La zone économique exclusive. 3. Le plateau continental. 4. L... View more info

A travers nos Ecoles chretiennes : Excursions et Conseils pedagogiques. ex-lib.

By: CROSNIER, Alexis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gabriel Beauchesne, Paris, 1912,:

Seller ID: 79069


CROSNIER, Alexis. A travers nos Écoles chrétiennes : Excursions et Conseilspédagogiques . Paris: Gabriel Beauchesne, 1912. Pp. (6),1-521,(3). 8vo, pr inted off-white card covers. Ex-library (stamps, spine abrasion), spine chipped, covers nearly detached, edges nicked, minor dampstaining, else good. 30.00 View more info

Abbaye d'Ardenne June 1944 : Twenty Canadian Prisoners of War / Abbaye d'Ardenne Juin 1944 : 20 prisonniers de guerre Canadiens.

By: CAMPBELL, Ian J., and Robert L. BENNETT.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: L'Association des Amis du Canada,, Buron, Calvados, France , 1984,:

Seller ID: 93020


CAMPBELL, Ian J., and Robert L. BENNETT. Abbaye d'Ardenne June 1944 : Twenty Canadian Prisoners of War / Abbaye d'Ardenne Juin 1944 : 20 prisonniers de guerre Canadiens. Buron, Calvados, France : L'Association des Amis du Canada, 1984. Pp [1]-19,(2),[1]-19. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated grey stapled card covers. “The text of this narrative was written by Ian J. Campbell with the assistance of Robert L. Bennett and was translated into French by André Heintz and Paul L. Bennett. Artwork by Lili Cronembourg.” “Most ofthe men in this story were Maritimers. CpJ Joseph Maclntyre and Pte ... View more info

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Abecedaire ou Rudiment d'Archeologie. 3 Volume Set

By: De CAUMONT, M.A.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: LeBlanc-Hardel, Caen, 1870,:

Seller ID: 1490


De CAUMONT, M.A. Abécédaire ou Rudiment d'Archéologie. Three volumes. Caen : F.LeBlanc-Hardel, Rue Froide, 2 & 4. Architectures Civile et Militaire. Troisième édition, 1869. pp (4),[v]vii,(1)-700. Architecture Religieuse. Cinquième édition, 1870. pp (4),[v]-x,800. Ère Gallo-Romaine, avec un aperçu sur les temps préhistoriques. Deuxième édition, 1870. pp (4),[iii]-iv,[ix]lvi,656 + double page map. All volumes profusely illustrated. 8vo, 1/4leather. Light foxing, corners bumped, spines rubbed, light edge-wear ow a vg set. 300.00 View more info

Abeilles : Realisation du Comite d'Enterprise

By: PILON, Jaques and Daniel LE MARCHAND LE MARCHAND, Daniel

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Imprimerie Dieppoise, Dieppe, 1983,:

Seller ID: 69892


PILON, Jaques and Daniel LE MARCHAND. Les Abeilles : Réalisation du Comité d'Enterprise. Choix, textes et dessins de Jacques Pilon. (Dieppe: l'Imprimerie Dieppoise, 1983). Pp. [1]-133,(3). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covered boards. A beautifully illustrated pictorial chronicle of the history of the Compagnie de Remorquage Les Abeilles, a French-based towing, tug, and salvage company, founded in 1864 in Le Havre. Includes informationof the company's actions in peace and war, operating in French-held ports throughout the world. Text in French. Vg. 85.00 View more info