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Winter Studies and Summer Rambles in Canada. 3 vols

By: JAMESON, Mrs. JAMESON, Anna Brownell

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Saunders and Otley, London, 1838,:

Seller ID: 33432


JAMESON, Mrs. Winter Studies and Summer Rambles in Canada. In Three Volumes. London: Saunders and Otley, 1838. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[v]-vi,[1]-315,(3); [i]-vi,[1]-341,(3); [i]-vi,[1]-356,(2). 8vo, black half-leather, marbled boards,edges and endpapers. TPL 2165. Volume I. : Toronto (pp.1-18); A Winter Jou rney; Winter Visita; Sleighing; Visit of Indians (pp.23-27); Winter Miseries; Clergy Reserves; The Tragedy of Correggio; German Actresses; Sleigh-journey; Niagara in Winter; Trees in Canada; Society in Toronto; Politics and Parties; Fire at Toronto; A true Story; Goethe's Tasso, Iphigenia, and Clavi... View more info

Wire Harp : Ballads/Poems/Songs. 1st US pbk

By: BIERMANN, Wolf BENTLEY, Eric (trans.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1968,:

Seller ID: 57604


BIERMANN, Wolf. The Wire Harp : Ballads/Poems/Songs. Translated by Eric Bentley. NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., (1968). First Edition. Pp. 98. 8vo, white ill. card covers, black spine with white titles. Words and music from the (former) East German dissident and activist. Small price sticker to front, covers slightly browned, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Twenty--Second Issue : The Universe of David Sarnoff

By: GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.) SARNOFF, David KARSH, Yossuf (cover photography)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, Beverley Hills, CA, 1958,:

Seller ID: 110627


GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.). Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Twenty-Second Issue : The Universe of David Sarnoff. (Beverley Hills, CA : The Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, 1958). Pp [1]-80. Illustrated. Double Column. Folio, illustrated stapled wrappers. "David Sarnoff (1891-1971) was anAmerican businessman and pioneer of American radio and television. Through out most of his career he led the Radio Corporation of America (RCA) in various capacities from shortly after its founding in 1919 until his retir... View more info

Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Volume 34 : The Widsom of India

By: GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.) KARSH, Yossuf (cover photography)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, Beverley Hills, CA, 1960,:

Seller ID: 110619


GUTTERMAN, Leon (ed.). Wisdom : The Magazine of Knowledge for Lifetime Learning and Education. Volume 34 : The Widsom of India. (Beverley Hills, CA : The Wisdom Society for the Advancement of Knowledge, Learning and Research in Education, June 1960). Pp 1-64. Illustrated. Double Column. Folio, illustrated paper-covered boards (hardcover). Contents : India Today and Tomorrow; Women of India; Children of India; Rural India - Villages and Villagers;The Hindu iew; Wisdom of Hindiusm; Wisdom of Buddha; Agriculture and India 's Economy; Industrialization in India; Educating 400 Million Minds; The Li... View more info

With Those in Peril : A Chaplain's Life in the Royal Navy. in dustjacket.

By: POCOCK, Lovell, Rev

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Self Publishing Assoc., 1986,: 1986

Seller ID: 39833

ISBN: 1854210475


POCOCK, Lovell, Rev. With Those in Peril : A Chaplain's Life in the Royal Navy. (Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire): "This edition published in 1989 by Rev. Lovell Pocock in association with the Self Publishing Association Ltd"., 1986). First Edition thus. Pp (10),11-316,(4). Some illustrations in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The memoirs of a Royal Navy chaplain, Rev. Lovell Pocock (b. 1908) whose service in the Second World War (with the Eleventh Cruiser Squadron and other units) took him from Scapa Flow to Singapore to the Mediterranean. "â... View more info

Wolastoqiyik Ajemseg : The People of the Beautiful River at Jemseg. Volume 1: Important Stories and Spoken Histories. [and] Volume 2: Archaeological Results

By: PERLEY, Karen, (ed.). BLAIR, Susan, (ed.)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Archaeological Services, Heritage Branch, Culture and Sport Secretariat, Fredericton, N.B., 2003, ISBN:1553961471 / 1553963202:

Seller ID: 105726


PERLEY, Karen, and Susan BLAIR, (eds.). Wolastoqiyik Ajemseg : The People of the Beautiful River at Jemseg. Volume 1: Important Stories and Spoken Histories. [and] Volume 2: Archaeological Results. Jemseg Crossing ArchaeologyProject. (Fredericton, N.B.) : Archaeological Services, Heritage Branch, C ulture and Sport Secretariat, (2003, 2004). Pp (4),i-xii,1-300; (4),i-xvi,(2),3-330. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black card covers, lettered in orange and white. New Brunswick Manuscripts in Archaeology34E and 36E. Contents : Volume 1 : 1. Introoduction (Karen Perley). 2. I r ... View more info

Wolfgang Wagner : zum 50 Geburtstag / 50th anniversary / 50ème anniversaire. signed by Wolfgang Wagner

By: WAGNER, Wolfgang). BARTH, Herbert (ed.). GREGOR-DELLIN, Martin. FORD, Jim.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edition Musica Beyreuth, Beyreuth, 1969,:

Seller ID: 108444


(WAGNER, Wolfgang). Wolfgang Wagner : zum 50 Geburtstag / 50th anniversary / 50ème anniversaire. Essays by Martin Gregor-Dellin, Jim Ford and Paul-André Gailiard, edited by Herbert Barth. (Beyreuth) : Edition Musica Beyreuth,(1969). Pp (4),5-26,(28). Square 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lette red in black, with blank spine. Contents : Marginalien zum vveg eines Regisseurs (by Martin Gregor-Dellin) [in German]; Wotan's Ring (by Jim Ford) [inEnglish]; Wolfgang Wagner (by Paul-Andre Gaillard) [in FRench]. , Corner c rease, name ticket, else very good. With a printed note signed by Wolfgan... View more info

Woman in the 18th Century and Other Essays. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: FRITZ, Paul, and Richard MORTON, (eds.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Samuel Stevens, Hakkert & Co, , Toronto & Sarasota, 1974, ISBN:0888665563:

Seller ID: 97832


FRITZ, Paul, and Richard MORTON, (eds.). Woman in the 18th Century and Other Essays. Toronto & Sarasota : Samuel Stevens, Hakkert & Co., 1976. First Edition. Pp (6),ix-x,(2),3-343,(1) + 32 pages of plates at rear. 8vo, olive cloth with black lettering to spine. Contents: "The Feminism of Daniel Defoe" by Katharine Rogers; "Astraea's "Vacant Throne": The Successors of AphraBehn" by F.P. Lock; "Some Observations on Woman's Concept of Self in the 1 8th Century" by Miriam J. Benkovitz; "Women and Literature in 18th Century England" by Robert Halsband; "T... View more info

Woman in the Woods. First Edition

By: KOGAWA, Joy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mosaic Press, Oakville, ON, 1985,:

Seller ID: 74633


KOGAWA, Joy. Woman in the Woods . (Oakville, Ontario) : Mosaic Press, (1985). First Edition. Pp. (4),5-80. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers (spine sunned a pale blue). A collection of poems by this Canadian author. [Part I.]For David. "Bird Song", "Garden Poem", "Rain Day in Beacon Hill", "Street Walking", " For Gordon at Seven", "Give Us This Day", "Where There's a Wall", "The Insects in Our House", "Ant and Bee Farm", "Etiquette", "Elitism", "Here We Are a Point of Sanity", "Last Day", &#... View more info

Women's Institutes of Nova Scotia : Song Book

By: Nova Scotia - Music)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1967,:

Seller ID: 54369


(Nova Scotia - Music). Women's Institutes of Nova Scotia : Song Book. N.pl.: n.p., 1967. Pp. 31. 8vo, blue card covers, black titles to front. Covers lightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Wood Lake Music. signed pb.

By: LENT, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, 1982,:

Seller ID: 37582


LENT, John. Wood Lake Music. (Madeira Park, BC): Harbour Publishing, 1982. Pp 69. 8vo, card covers. Vg. Signed with an inscription from Lent. 30.00 View more info

Woodworker And Allied Crafts Journal. No. 175 [No. 1 Vol. XIII] to No. 194[No. 22 Vol. XIII], October 2nd, 1909, to February 26th, 1910.

By: Woodworking

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Woodworker, London , 1909,:

Seller ID: 91569


(Woodworking). The Woodworker And Allied Crafts Journal. No. 175 [No. 1 – Vol. XIII] to No. 194 [No. 22 – Vol. XIII], October 2nd, 1909, to February 26th, 1910. (London : The Woodworker, 1909-1910). Pp [1]-314. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, maroon pebbled cloth, gilt lettering to spine. An excellent woodworking journal with illustrated instructions for constructing numerous items such as a small sleeping bungalow, a music cabinet, a half-plate camera, model flying machines, etc. Wear to spine ends and corners, front outer hinge cracked, cloth rubbed and scuffed, penned name, else ... View more info

Woolf Editing / Editing Woolf : Selected Papers from the Eighteenth Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf : University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, 19-22 June 2008

By: McNEES, Eleanor and Sara VEGLAHN, eds. WOOLF, Virginia) HAULE, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Clemson University Digital Press, Clemson, SC, 2009, ISBN:9780979606694:

Seller ID: 98983


McNEES, Eleanor and Sara VEGLAHN, eds. Woolf Editing / Editing Woolf : Selected Papers from the Eighteenth Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf : University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, 19-22 June 2008. Edited by Eleanor McNees and Sara Veglahn. (Clemson, SC): Clemson University Digital Press, (2009). Pp. (3),iv-xiv,[1]-258. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. Contents: Part I: The Julia Briggs Memorial Lecture: Brenda Silver's "Editing Mrs Ramsay; or, '8 Qualities of Mrs Ramsay That Could be Annoying to Others'". Part II: Editorial Revision and Censorship: Joyce Kelley's &... View more info

Word and the Music : The Story of Moncton's Central United Church and Its Methodist Roots

By: DOBSON, Shirley A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Central United Church, Moncton, 1994, ISBN:0919488641:

Seller ID: 28053


DOBSON, Shirley A. The Word and the Music : The Story of Moncton's Central United Church and Its Methodist Roots. Moncton : (Central United Church), October 1994. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-280. Illustrated. 8vo, pink cardcovers. Contents: 1. 1774-1820: In the Beginning: Methodism Comes to the Petitcodiac -- William Black and the Petitcodiac Settlers -- Help from the South -- Help from Britain. 2. 1821-1847: The Free Meeting House: Settlement at The Bend Prior to 1821 -- A Meeting House for The Bend -- A Preacher for The Bend -- What it Meant to be Methodistic -- Revival and The First Circuit Chapel -- T... View more info

Words and Music

By: MAHEUX-FORCIER, Louise LOBDELL, David, (Trans.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oberon, Ottawa, 1990, ISBN:0887507964:

Seller ID: 73747


MAHEUX-FORCIER, Louise. Words and Music. Translated by David Lobdell. [Ottawa]: (Oberon, 1990). Pp (4),5-125,(3). 8vo, cardcovers. "A woman lies in her hospital bed, waiting, as she believes, to die. As she waits, she replaysthe film of her life on the blank screen of her closed eyelids. We are imm ediately carried into a world of highly charged emotion, the world of passionate and often illicit relationships [...]". - rear cover. Originally published in 1973 as Paroles et Musique. Fine. 10.00 View more info

Work Songs.

By: GIOLA, Ted

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Duke University Press, Durham and London , 2006, ISBN:0822337266:

Seller ID: 84067


GIOLA, Ted. Work Songs. Durham and London : Duke University Press, 2006. First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-352,(2). Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "All societies have relied on music to transform the experience of work. Song accompanied the farmer’s labors, calmed the herder’s flock, and set in motion the spinner’s wheel. Today this tradition continues. Music blares on the shop floor; song accompanies transactions in the retail store; the radio keeps the trucker going on the long-distance haul. Now Ted Gioia, author of several acclaimed books on the history of ja... View more info

Working with the Region : University Partnerships, Regional Cooperation, Sustainable Development

By: MCALLISTER, Ian

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Henson College, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1997,:

Seller ID: 76480


MCALLISTER, Ian, (ed.). Working with the Region: University Partnerships, Regional Cooperation, Sustainable Development. Halifax: Henson College, Dalhousie University, 1997. Pp. [i]-xxix,(1),[1]-466. Large 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Chapters: Part I: Policy Challenges for Universities in a Changing World; 1. The Changing Context of Development; 2. Challenges for Higher Education Policy; 3. Universities and Regional Development; Part II: The Region, Maritime Cooperation and Universities; 4. Maritime Cooperation and the Maritime Premiers; 5. Universities in the Nova Scotian Economy; Part... View more info

Works of Ralph Vaughan Williams.

By: WILLIAMS, Ralph Vaughan KENNEDY, Michael

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 94237


(WILLIAMS, Ralph Vaughan). KENNEDY, Michael. The Works of Ralph Vaughan Williams. London : Oxford University Press, 1964. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xvi,(2),1-776,(4), frontis + 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to maroon panel to spine. “For this comprehensive account of Vaughan Williams's musical career, the author has had unrestricted access to the composer's private papers. The book includes many letters which illuminate Vaughan Williams intentions and contains quotations from his writings and fromcontemporary reactions to his music over nearly sixty years. Besides the ... View more info

World of Ballet. 1st US signed in dj

By: KERENSKY. Oleg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1970,:

Seller ID: 47966


KERENSKY. Oleg. The World of Ballet. NY: Coward-McCann, Inc., (1970). First US Edition. Pp. 302 + [28] pp. of black & white photographs. 8vo, lime green cloth. The author is one of England's leading ballet critics. "From the Bolshoi to the New York City Ballet, from the Royal Ballet to the Joffre Company, from the Kirov to the Netherlands, Royal Danish, Stuttgart, Ballet Theatre, Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham - here are the ballets, the choreographers, the music, the dancers that are The World of Ballet." -from the dust jacket. Ffep clipped, else vg in lightly rubbed dj (tail of spin... View more info

World That Couldn't Be, and 8 other novelets from Galaxy. First Edition industjacket.

By: GOLD, H.L., ed. MATHESON, Richard. Doubleday Science Fiction. SPRAGUE DE CAMP, L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Garden City, 1959,:

Seller ID: 108576


GOLD, H.L., ed. The World That Couldn't Be, and 8 other novelets from Galaxy. Edited by H.L. Gold. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1959. First Printing. Pp. (8),[9]-288. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to spine. In the Doubleday Science Fiction series. Jacket design by Karel Kezer. Includes the following novellas: Clifford D. Simak's "The world that couldn't be", Alan E. Nourse's "Brightside crossing", F.L. Wallace's "Mezzerow loves company", Damon Knight's "An eye for a what?", Mark Clifton's "A woman'splace", L. Sprague de Camp's "A... View more info