Plug In Institute of Cteonmporary Art / Plug In Editions, Winnipeg, 2007, ISBN:9780921381327
Seller ID: 109303
ROBERTSON, Mitch. 5, 6, 7. Economies of Good & Evil. Plug In ICA, Winnipeg,Manitoba; Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ontario; Saint Mary's University A rt Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island; Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound,Ontario; Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. (Winnipeg: Plug In Editions, 2007). Pp. (14),-92,(4). Illustrated in colour. Double column. Illustrated endpapers. Square 8vo, black cloth with pressed lettering to front board and spine. Edited by Paddy O'Brien. Forewords by Anthony Kien... View More...
LAURENCE, Margaret. A Bird in the House : Stories. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1970). First Canadian Edition. "Printed and bound in the United States of America". Pp (12),3-207,(3). 8vo, gold cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ML logo to front board. Warwick A7, Spadoni and Donnelly 2184. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist and short story writer, and is one of the major figures in Canadian literature. "With the wonderful amalgam of strength and sensi... View More...
PECK, Mary Biggar. A Full House and Fine Singing : Diaries and Letters of Sadie Harper Allen. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane, (1992). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by The Tribune Press." Pp (6),vii-xii,(2),15-251,(1). With 36 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (200 x 215 mm), pale green photo-illustrated semi-glossy card covers, with black lettering to spine.
Sarah Estelle 'Sadie' Allen, née Harper (b. 1875, Shediac, Westmorland County, New Brunswick- d. October 4, 1915, Winnipeg).
Mary Evelyn Peck, née Biggar (b.1920, Montre... View More...
ELIASON, Magnus. A Life on the Left ; as told to Kevin Jon Johnson & Melinda McCracken ; foreword by the Right Honourable Edward R. Schreyer. (Winnipeg, MB): Berserkr Press, (1997). Pp. 196. Illustrated. 8vo, aqua paper covered boards. A biography of the left wing city councillor from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Vg in dj. Signed and inscribed by Eliason on the ffep. 30.00 View More...
MacLEAN, Don. A Little Thing I Tied Myself : Stories of Atlantic Canadian Fly Tiers . (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2006). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada". Pp (6),-138, + 8 pages of colour photos of flies at rear. With 100 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (158 x 222 mm), photo-illustrated glossy card covers, with black lettering to rear cover & spine, with black, red, & white lettering to front cover.
Don MacLean (b. 1954) was living in Nova Scotia at the time of publication. There is a colour photo of him on the rear cover.
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LEOPOLD, Aldo. The Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There. Illustrated by Charles W. Schwartz. New York : Oxford University Press, 1949. First Edition. "Printed in the United States of America". Pp (6),vii–xiii,3–226. 8vo (145 x 220 mm), mid-green cloth boards, with black lettering to front & spine, with birds on front.
Aldo Leopold (b. January 11, 1887, Burlington, Iowa – d. April 21, 1948, Baraboo, Wisconsin) was an American author, philosopher, scientist, ecologist, forester, conservationist, and environmentalist. He was a professor at the University of Wisconsin and is best ... View More...
F. Paillart, Imprimeur, Abbeville, 1906,
Seller ID: 9180
DEVINE, E. J., s.j. A Travers L'Amerique : De Terre-Neuve à l'Alaska. (Impressions de deux ans de séjour sur la côte de Bering). Abbeville : F. Paillart, Imprimeur, n.d. . "Premiere Traduction Francaise". Pp (6),-267, (5) + 24 p. of illustrations. Map. Large 8vo, rebound in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine.
O'Dea 1316b, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliography 1282.
Chapter I. Terre-Neuve - Ordre de depart pour Alaska - ebuts du Voyage. Newfoundland on pp.-14. Illustrations : "Les Narrows - Entre du Port de St.-John's" and "St.-John's, Terre-Neuve" (opp. p.32); "Un paysage de ... View More...
McMaster University Library Press / Irish University Press, 1970, : 1970
Seller ID: 28073
LAURENCE, Margaret. A Tree for Poverty : Somali Poetry and Prose. Collected by Margaret Laurence. (Shannon, Ireland) : McMaster University Library Press / Irish University Press, (1970). "Printed in the Republic of Ireland at Shannon by Robert Hogg Printer to Irish University Press". Pp (4),[v]-vi,(4),-146,(4). 8vo (135 x 209 mm), tan card covers, red lettering to front cover & spine. Warwick A11. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist and short story writer, and is one of the major fig... View More...
FRANCHÈRE, Gabriel. A Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America. Edited by Milo Milton Quaife. New York : The Citadel Press, (1968). Pp. (6),ix-liii,(3),3-318,(2) + 3 maps + 3 illustrations [including "View of the Falkland Isles" opp. p.22]. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. A reprint of the Lakeside Classics edition of 1954. For Gabriel Franchère (b. November 3, 1786, Montreal - d. April 12, 1863 in St Paul, Minnesota) see DCB Volume 9. Milo Milton Quaife (b. October 6, 1880, Nashua, Iowa - d. 1959, Michigan) . "An early nineteenth-century journal of an astonishing voya... View More...
Canaadian National - Grand Trunk, 1924,
Seller ID: 105020
(Canaadian National - Grand Trunk Railway). Across Canada "The National Way" : Atlantic to Pacific. [Toronto?] : Canaadian National - Grand Trunk, n.d. [1924?]. Pp (4),-155,(3), frontispiece + 9 plates. 8vo, maroon leatherette, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Canada—Its Attractions and Resources. Atlantic to the Pacific—Transcontinental Service: Halifax to Truro; Truro to Sackville; Sackville to Moxcton; Moncton to Montreal; Montreal to Winnipeg; Quebec to Winnipeg; Toronto to Winnipeg via Port Arthur and Fort William; Toronto to Winnipeg via North Bay and Cochra... View More...
Benziger Brothers, New York, Cincinnati / Chicago, 1906,
Seller ID: 5904
DEVINE, E.J., s.j. Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With theImpressions of Two Years' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. Profusely Illustrat ed. New York, Cincinnati / Chicago : Benziger Brothers, (August) 1906. First U.S. Edition. Pp (12), -307, (1), portrait frontispiece + 24 p. of illustrations + folding map. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and totem pole design to fr.board. O'Dea 1316a note, Watters p.958, Rhodenizer p.80, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliography 1283. Chapter I. Newfoundland - Orders for Alaska - The Journey Begins. Newfoundland on pp.-8. Spring 1902. "Two... View More...
(WISEMAN, Adele). GREENSTEIN, Michael. Adele Wiseman and Her Works. Toronto: ECW Press, n.d. [ca 1985]. Pp (2),1-32. Frontispiece portrait (on front cover also). 8vo, illustrated pale green card covers, lettered in black, spine blank. Adele Wiseman (1928-1992) was a Canadian author from Manitoba. .Contents : Biography; Tradition and Milieu; Critical Overview and Context; Wiseman's Works. Very good. 15.00 View More...
Geological Survey of Canada, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa , 1968,
Seller ID: 82168
KOEPPEL, V. Age and History of the Uranium Mineralization of the Beaverlodge Area, Saskatchewan. (Report and 30 figures). Geological Survey of Canada Paper 67-31. Ottawa : Geological Survey of Canada, Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, (1968). Pp [i]-vii,(1),-111,(1),+ 1 folding table in rear pocket. With text illustrations, tables, graphs. 8vo, printed olive green card covers.
Spine sunned, circular inkstamp to front cover, else very good. 25.00 View More...
DUFF, Louis Blake. Amazing Story of the Winghamite Secretary of Louis Riel. London, Ont.: Lawson Memorial Library, The University of Western Ontario, 1955. Pp 37 leaves. 4to, stapled card covers. Western Ontario History Nuggets No. 22. Some pen marking, else vg. 40.00 View More...
Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina : 1988
Seller ID: 23408
(Regina College). PITSULA, James M. An Act of Faith : The Early Years of Regina College. (Regina) : Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina, (1988). First Edition. "Printed in Canada by Hignell Printing Limited, Winnipeg". Pp (14),xv-xx,1-169,(3) + 2 8-page sections of plates (mostly b&w photos). With a few tables and other illustrations in the text. 8vo (159 x 235 mm), brown cloth, with silver lettering to spine.
James 'Jim' Michael Pitsula (b. September 13, 1950, Benito, Manitoba) was teaching in the University of Regina's Department of History at the time of publicatio... View More...
Manitoba]Department of Tourism, Recreation & Cultural Affairs, Historic Resources Branch, 1976, : 1976
Seller ID: 79621
BALCOM, Rebecca J. Analysis of the Faunal Remains from the Cherry Point Site. N.pl . .[Winnipeg] : [Manitoba] Department of Tourism, Recreation & Cultural Affairs, Historic Resources Branch, 1976. Pp (2),1-22. With map and tables in the text. 8vo (176 x 254 mm), pale green stapled wrappers.
Papers in Manitoba Archaeology, Final Report No. 2.
Spine a bit browned, else very good. Signed, with inscription, by the author on the front cover. 35.00
Brewster Transport Company, Banff , 1986,
Seller ID: 115043
HART, E.J. ...And leave the Driving to Us : A History of Greyhound Lines ofCanada. (Calagary, Alberta) : Greyhound Lines of Canada, (1986). First Pri nting. "Printed and bound in Canada by Friesen Printers". Pp (6),1-154. Double column. With 78 b&w photos as well as other iIllustrations in the text.Large 8vo, purple-blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Edward John 'Ted' Hart (b. 1946). Chapters : 1. Setting the Stage; 2. Sowing the Seed; 3. Ri de the Greyhounds; 4. Weaving the Web; 5. The Greyhounders; 6. A New Guise;7. The North West Service Command; 8. The Bus that Harry Built [Har... View More...
(Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources). Annual Report of the National Museum of Canada for the Fiscal Year 1952-53. Bulletin No. 132.Ottawa: National Museum of Canada, 1954. Pp. 313. Frontis. Plates all pres ent and included in pagination. 8vo, brown card covers. Contents: 1) F. J. Alcock's "General Activities of the National Museum of Canada" ; 2) RichardS. MacNeish's "The Stott mound and village, near Brandon, Manitoba" ; 3) T homas E. Lee's "The Giant site, Maintoulin Island" ; 4) Marcel Rioux's "Anthropology and folklore" ; 5) Madeleine Doyo... View More...
(Research Center for Amerindian Anthropology). Anthropologica N. 6 - 1958. [Ottawa] : The Research Center for Amerindian Anthroplogy, University of Ottawa (1958). Pp. 162. With 3 illustrations and 6 plates. Large 8vo (213 x 274 mm), grey textured matte card covers, maroon cloth spine, with maroon lettering to front.
: André Renaud's "Indian Education Today."
::Angus Sherwood's "Some Remarks about the Athapascan Indians."
::John J. Honigmann's "Attawapiskat - Blend of Traditions."
::Bruce B. MacLachlan's "Communities of Societal Indians in Canada."
::T.F. McIlwraith's "The Feast of the... View More...