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Canada's Role as a Middle Power : Papers given at the Banff Conference on World Development August, 1965. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GORDON, J. King (ed.) PEARSON, Lester B. FRASER, Blair HOLMES, John W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of International Affairs, 1966,:

Seller ID: 63315


GORDON, J. King (ed.). Canada's Role as a Middle Power. Papers given at theBanff Conference on World Development August, 1965. Toronto: The Canadian Institute of International Affairs, (1966). First Edition. Pp. 212. 8vo, navy cloth, silver titles to spine. Contents: Blair Fraser's "Canada: Mediator or Busybody?"; John W. Holmes's "Is There a Future for Middlepowermanship?"; Paul Painchaud's "Middlepowermanship As An Ideology"; Chester A. Ronning's "Canada and the United Nations"; Donald Gordon's "Canada As a Peace-keeper"; James Eayrs's "Military Po... View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6, June 1969.

By: Canadian Antiques Collector HEINRICH, T.A. WEBSTER, D.B. RYDER, H.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1969,:

Seller ID: 95910


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6,June 1969. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1969. Pp [1]-31,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated white and brown stapled wrappers. Contents : Japanese Theatre Prints [Part 1] (by T.A. Heinrich); Beaver Teapots (by D.B. Webster); The Walking Rocking Horse (by H.G. Ryder); China Mark Research (by G.A. Godden); Edward-King of the Castles (by M. Evans); Glass - The Great Enigma (by M. Holland); Ancient MexicanGold Masterpieces (by A. Wardell). Rubbed, penned name and mailing label, pa... View more info

Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. 7. No. 3. Spring 1950

By: Canadian Art LISMER, Arthur JACKSON, A.Y. BROOKS, Leonard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Art, Ottawa, 1950,:

Seller ID: 85673


(Canadian Art). Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. VII. No. 3. Spring 1950. Ottawa : Canadian Art, 1950. Pp (8),89-132. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Contents : Arthur Lismer – His Contribution to Canadian Art (by A.Y. Jackson); Lismer's Painting from 1913 to 1949 inReview (by Andrew Bell); A Canadian Artist in Mexico (by Leonard Brooks); Painter of Sensitive Vision [Lillian Freiman] (by Donald W. Buchanan); The Difficult Art of Caricature (by Robert La Palme); Unlimited Self-Expression– A Comment on Some Recent Paintings from the United States (by Beatrice... View more info

Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. 9. No. 3. Spring 1952.

By: Canadian Art SHADBOLT, Doris BOBAK, Bruno BOBAK, Molly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Art, Ottawa, 1952,:

Seller ID: 82271


(Canadian Art). Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. IX. No. 3. Spring 1952. Ottawa : Canadian Art, 1952. Pp (8),[93]-136. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated olive stapled card covers. Contents : Your Child is an Artist (by Wynona Mulcaster); In Search of Contemporary Eskimo Art (by James A. Houston);A Broader Base of Patronage (by George Robertson); Retreat in Mexico – A C anadian painter Abroad (by L.A.C. Panton); Ghitta Caiserman – An Expanding Vision (by Robert Ayre); The Paintings of Graham Sutherland (by Eric Newton); Molly and Bruno Bobak (by Doris Shadbolt); Growing Pains in the Arts... View more info

Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. 9. No. 3. Spring 1952.

By: Canadian Art SHADBOLT, Doris BOBAK, Bruno BOBAK, Molly

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Art, Ottawa, 1952,:

Seller ID: 85680


(Canadian Art). Canadian Art. Spring Number. Vol. IX. No. 3. Spring 1952. Ottawa : Canadian Art, 1952. Pp (8),[93]-136. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated olive stapled card covers. Contents : Your Child is an Artist (by Wynona Mulcaster); In Search of Contemporary Eskimo Art (by James A. Houston);A Broader Base of Patronage (by George Robertson); Retreat in Mexico – A C anadian painter Abroad (by L.A.C. Panton); Ghitta Caiserman – An Expanding Vision (by Robert Ayre); The Paintings of Graham Sutherland (by Eric Newton); Molly and Bruno Bobak (by Doris Shadbolt); Growing Pains in the Arts... View more info

Canadian Art. Vol. 4. No. 1. November, 1946

By: Canadian Art SHADBOLT, Jack RICHARDSON, E.P. NEWTON, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Art, Ottawa, 1946,:

Seller ID: 85665


(Canadian Art). Canadian Art. Vol. IV. No. 1. November, 1946. Ottawa : Canadian Art, 1946. Pp (2),[1]-46. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated pale blue stapled card covers. Contents : A Report on Art in British Columbia (by J.L. Shadbolt); Eric Brown: His Contribution to the National Gallery (by F. Maud Brown); The Arts of French Canada (by E.P. Richardson); An Artist with Exercise Muskox (by Robert Bruce); Best Foot Forward in Mexico; The Massey Collection (by Eric Newton); The Art Centre – A Flourishing Plant (by Norah McCullough); Why Not T... View more info

Canadian Art. Vol. 6. No. 1. Autumn 1948

By: Canadian Art STEWART, Clair SHADBOLT, Doris FAIRLEY, Barker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Art, Ottawa, 1948,:

Seller ID: 85670


(Canadian Art). Canadian Art. Vol. VI. No. 1. Autumn 1948. Ottawa : Canadian Art, 1948. Pp (5),2-48. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated tan stapled card covers. Contents : Advertising Design in Canada (by Clair Stewart); TheVancouver Art Gallery (by Doris Shadbolt); A Recent Exhibition of Contempo rary Mexican Art (by Andrew Bell); Art and Psychology (by H. Lehmann); HighSchool Students Design Textiles (by G. Paige Pinneo); Letter from Mexico; What Is Wrong with Canadian Art? (by Barker Fairley): and more. Cover design reproduced form a decorated paper expressly designed by Paul Arthur, Toron... View more info

Canoe : A History of the Craft from Panama to the Arctic. Cdn in dj

By: ROBERTS, Kenneth G. and Philip SHACKLETON

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1983, ISBN:0771595824:

Seller ID: 87636


ROBERTS, Kenneth G. and Philip SHACKLETON. The Canoe : A History of the Craft from Panama to the Arctic. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, (1983). First Edition. Pp. (6),vii-viii,1-279,(1). Map endpapers. Illustrated. Triple column. Large oblong 8vo, brown leather with gilt lettering and decoration to front and spine. Cassell 1662, Toy 4691, Morris & Howland p.115. "The canoe has a firm place in the mythology of our continent. Its history stretches back into the unrecorded past, its construction has conferred status on the builder and has fascinated the bystander for centuries, its forms are m... View more info

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Casa Grandes : A Fallen Trading Center of the Gran Chichimeca. Three Volumes

By: DI PESO, Charles C. FENNER, Gloria J. (ed.) WESCHE, Alice Amerind Foundation Inc., Series, no. 9)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Amerind Foundation / Northland Press, Flagstaff, AZ, 1974,:

Seller ID: 71316


DI PESO, Charles C. Casa Grandes : A Fallen Trading Center of the Gran Chichimeca . Edited by Gloria J. Fenner. Illustrated by Alice Wesche. In three volumes. Dragoon and Flagstaff, Arizona : Amerind Foundation / Northland Press, (1974). First Printing. Pp. (10),1-287,(3), + 1 folding figure at rear; (8),289-755,(1), + 1 folding figure at rear; (8),757-1104, + 1 folding figure at rear. Illustrated. 4to, black cloth spine with decorated tan cloth boards, gilt tooling to front and spine, gilt lettering to spine. Amerind Foundation Inc., Series, no. 9. Contents: 1. The Preceramic Horizon: The Tim... View more info

Caste War of Yucatan. First Edition in dustjacket

By: REED, Nelson CLINE, Howard F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, 1964,:

Seller ID: 102373


REED, Nelson. The Caste War of Yucatan. Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press, 1964. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-x,(4),[3]-308,+ 8 pp plates. Text illustrations and maps. Index. 8vo, tan cloth, black lettering to spine, endpaper maps. Foreword by Howard F. Cline. "This is the story of one of the most dramatic episodes in Mexican history — the revolt of the Maya Indians of Yucatan against their white and mestizo oppressors. Besides being the first thorough study ot the Caste War in any language, this is probably the most comprehensivc history of nineteenth-century Yucatan available in ... View more info

Cave of Loltun, Yucatan : Report of Explorations by the Museum, 1888-89 and1890-91. First Edition

By: THOMPSON, Edward H. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology [..] Vol. I, No. 2 PUTNAM, F.W.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Published by the Museum, Cambridge (Massachusetts), 1897,:

Seller ID: 104896


THOMPSON, Edward H. Cave of Loltun, Yucatan : Report of Explorations by theMuseum, 1888-89 and 1890-91. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of American Arc haeology ad Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. I, No. 2. Cambridge (Massachusetts) : Publshed by the Museum, 1897. First Edition. Pp [1]-22,+ 8 plates (with tissue guards). Illustrated. Maps. Large 4to [11 by 14 inches], lettered in black. Editorial Note by F.W. Putnam. Loltun Cave is a cave in theYucatán, approximately 5 km (3.1 mi) south of Oxkutzcab. The cave contains paintings attributed to the Maya civilization from the Late Preclassic Era... View more info

Ceramica de Monte Alban

By: CASO, Alfonso, Ignacio BERNAL, and Jorge R. ACOSTA BERNAL, Ognacio ACOSTA, Jorge R. Memorias del Inastituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia XIII

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, Mexico, 1967,:

Seller ID: 97069


CASO, Alfonso, Ignacio BERNAL, and Jorge R. ACOSTA. La Ceramica de Monte Alban. Memorias del Inastituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia XIII. Mexico : Inastituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, MCMLXVII [1967]. Pp (8),9-493,(3). Illustrated with Plates (some folding). Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Volumen II de la serie de las Exploraciones de Monte Alban, Oaxaca. Contents : 1. Estratigrafia. 2.Barros de la Epoca I a la Epoca IV. 3. Exploraciones estratigraficas. 4. F ormas de la Epoca Monte Alban I. 5. Formas de la Epoca Monte Alban II. 6. E... View more info

Chambers's Geographical Readers of the Continents : America

By: Chambers's Readers)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: W.& R. Chambers Limited, London & Edinburgh, 1902,:

Seller ID: 100259


(Chambers's Readers). Chambers's Geographical Readers of the Continents : America. London & Edinburgh : W.& R. Chambers Limited, 1902. Pp (4),5-216, col.frontispiece + 7 coloured plates + 2 coloured maps. Small 8vo, decoratedbrown cloth. Contents : 1. A New World. 2. North America. 3. Partition of North America. 4. The Great Dominion - General View I. 5. General View II. 6. The Waterways of the Dominion (pp 21-25). 7. The Great Lakes (pp 25-28).8. The Maritime Provinces (pp 29-31). 9. The Maritime Provinces (continued ) (pp 31-35). 10. Quebec and Ontario. 11. Quebec and Ontario (continued). 12... View more info

Changing Law of the Sea : Western Hemisphere Perspectives. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ZACKLIN, Ralph, (ed.) MORIN, Jacques-Yvan FARER, Tom J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sijthoff, Leiden, 1974, ISBN:9028600841:

Seller ID: 24381


ZACKLIN, Ralph, (ed.). The Changing Law of the Sea : Western Hemisphere Perspectives. Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Inter-American StudyGroup of International Law. Leiden : Sijthoff, 1974. Pp (4),iii-iv,1-272,( 2). 8vo, navy cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 4344. Chapters : 1. "The Quiet Revolution: Canadian Approaches to the Law of the Sea" by Jacques-Yvan Morin; 2. "Towards a New Law for the Seas: The Evolution of United States Policy" by Tom J. Farer and Paulann Caplovitz; 3. "Latin America and the Deve... View more info

Christopher Unborn. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FUENTES, Carlos MacADAM, Alfred (co-translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, New York, 1989, ISBN:0374123349:

Seller ID: 6955


FUENTES, Carlos. Christopher Unborn. Translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam and the Author. New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, (1989). First Edition. Pp. 531. 8vo, blue paper covered boards, navy cloth spine, silver titles to spine. This was the the tenth novel by Carlos Fuentes Macías (b. November 11, 1928, Panama City - d. May 15, 2012, Mexico City) Mexican novelist. A novel of social satire with references to Laurence Sterne’s eighteenth century novel "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy". Very good in dustjacket (sticker ghost to rear panel). 20.00 View more info

Chultunes of Labna, Yucatan : Report of Explorations by the Museum, 1888-89and 1890-91. First Edition.

By: THOMPSON, Edward H. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology [..] Vol. I, No. 3 PUTNAM, F.W.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Published by the Museum, Cambridge (Massachusetts), 1897,:

Seller ID: 104897


THOMPSON, Edward H. The Chultunes of Labna, Yucatan : Report of Explorations by the Museum, 1888-89 and 1890-91. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology ad Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. I, No. 3. Cambridge(Massachusetts) : Publshed by the Museum, 1897. First Edition. Pp [1]-20,+ 13 plates (some with tissue guards). Illustrated. Large 4to [11 by 14 inch es], lettered in black. Editorial Note by F.W. Putnam. Labna (or Labná in Spanish orthography) is a Mesoamerican archaeological site and ceremonial center of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization, located in the Puuc Hills reg... View more info

Cinnamon Skin. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MacDONALD, John D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper and Row, New York, 1982,:

Seller ID: 14755


MacDONALD, John D. Cinnamon Skin. New York : Harper and Row, (1982). Pp 275. A Travis McGee novel, involving a crime in Mexico. Very good in spine-nicked dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Ciudad de Mexico : Compendio Cronologico de Su Desarollo Urbano 1521-1980. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LOPEZ, Enrique Espinosa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1991,:

Seller ID: 46989


LóPEZ, Enrique Espinosa. Ciudad de Mexico : Compendio Cronologico de Su Desarollo Urbano 1521-1980. Mexico : 1991. First Edition. Pp 266. Illustrated.Maps. fe de Erratas. 4to, black cloth. Name, else vg-fine in dustjacket. W ith Errata slip laid in. 45.00 View more info

Civilizing Mission : Exact Sciences and French Overseas Expansion, 1830-1940. no dj.

By: PYENSON, Lewis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD, 1993, ISBN:0801844215:

Seller ID: 78040


PYENSON, Lewis. Civilizing Mission : Exact Sciences and French Overseas Expansion, 1830-1940 . Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, (1993). Pp. (8),ix-xxi,(1),1-377,(1). Endpapers illustrated in colour. 8vo, green cloth spine with black cloth boards, gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Mafia, Crucifix, and Epee; 2. Geophysics, the Military Establishment, and Overseas Expansion; 3. The Indochinese Gesture; 4. Algeria: The Overseas Projection of Metropolitan Terrain; 5. Tunisia and Morocco: The Antebellum Satrapies; 6. China: Missionaries to the Middle Kingdom; 7. Lebanon a... View more info

Claire's Head. proof, signed

By: BUSH, Catherine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McCllelland & Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 2004,:

Seller ID: 111546


BUSH, Catherine. Claire's Head. (Toronto): McClelland & Strewart Ltd., (2004). Proof Copy. Pp (8),1-333,(3). 8vo, illustrated card covers. "On a quietJune morning, Toronto cartographer Claire Barber receives a phone call tel ling her that her sister Rachel, a freelance medical journalist living in New York, seems to have vanished. Last heard from while on assignment in Montreal, Rachel cancelled a trip to visit her six-year-old daughter, who lives with Claire’s middle sister, in Toronto. Among the many fears that haunt Claire as she begins to track Rachel’s whereabouts is that Rachel... View more info