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100 Years of Canadian Drawings. 1st

By: MORRIS, Jerrold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Methuen, Toronto , 1980, ISBN:0458945706:

Seller ID: 43524


MORRIS, Jerrold. 100 Years of Canadian Drawings. Toronto : Methuen, (1980).First Edition. Pp. (6),vii-x,1-197,(1). Double column. Illustrated. Large 8vo, ill. white card covers. Contents: Prelude to 1880-- The Colonial Period; The Academic Era; R.C.A.-- Some Charter Members; R.C.A.-- Some Early Members; Nulla Dies Sine Linea Club; The Barbizon Influence; Popular Art: The Illustrators; The Lure of Paris; R.C.A.-- Continued; A Quebec Visionary; Morrice and Canadian Impressionism; Group of Seven; Towards Non-Objective Art; The Contemporary Art Society; The City and Its People; Regionalists; Canad... View more info

104th Regiment of Foot (The New Brunswick Regiment) 1803-1817. First Edition

By: SQUIRES, W. Austin HUNTER, Martin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brunswick , 1962,:

Seller ID: 3087


SQUIRES, W. Austin. The 104th Regiment of Foot (The New Brunswick Regiment)1803-1817. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Brunswick Press, 1962. Fir st Edition. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),13-246,(2), includes plates. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. Perkins, Regiments: Regiments and Corps of the British Empire and Commonwealth 1758 – 1993 : A Critical Bibliography p.96. Not in Rhodenizer or any of our War of 1812 bibliographies. Chapters : 1. Introduction; 2. The Recruiting of The Regiment; 3. The Officers and Other Ranks; 4. Colours, Uniforms, Badges and Equi... View more info

13 Essais sur la Photographie

By: Musee Canadien de la Photographie Contemporaine) APRIL, Raymonde BELL, Keith JAMES, Geoffrey (intro.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Musee Canadien de la Photographie Contemporaine, Ottawa, 1990, ISBN:0888845588:

Seller ID: 66206


(Musee Canadien de la Photographie Contemporaine). 13 Essais sur la Photographie . Introduction de Geoffrey James. (Ottawa): Musee Canadien de la Photographie Contemporaine, (1990). Pp. (i)-xvi,(1)-236,49 p. of plates,[7]. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black spine and french flaps. Includes essays by Raymonde April, Keith Bell, Georges Bogardi, Gail Fisher-Yalor, Monika Gagnon, Robert Graham, Serge Jongue, Denis Lessard, Michael Mitchell, Carol Corey Phillips, Dot Tuer, Ian Wallace,and Peter Wollheim. Text in French. Sticker to front, else vg. 35.00 View more info

17 Eldorado : Le journal d'un chercheur d'or au Klondike 1898-1902

By: LETOURNEAU, Lorenzo GATHIER, Francois (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Qualigram / Linguatech editeur inc., Beloil, Quebec / Montreal, 2006, ISBN:9782920342507:

Seller ID: 111302


LETOURNEAU, Lorenzo. 17 Eldorado : Le journal d'un chercheur d'or au Klondike 1898-1902. (Beloel, Quebec) : Qualigram / (Montreal) : Linguatech editeur inc., (2006). Pp (8),9-638. Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. "Le journal de Lorenzo Létourneau, chercheur d’or au Yukon de 1898 à 1902 est unique. Il est le seul à avoir été écrit entièrement en français sur cette épopée. Et il se lit comme un roman. Cet agriculteur québécois de la fin du XIXe siècle nous entraîne dans une aventure inimaginable et nous fait rencontrer de nombreu... View more info

1844-1894 Fetes Jubilaires des Religieuses de Notre-Dame de Charité du BonPasteur d'Angers à Montreal. Les 23, 24 et 25 juin, 1894

By: Religieuses de Notre-Dame de Charité du Bon Pasteur d'Angers)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1894,:

Seller ID: 102100


(Religieuses de Notre-Dame de Charité du Bon Pasteur d'Angers). 1844-1894 Fetes Jubilaires des Religieuses de Notre-Dame de Charité du Bon Pasteur d'Angers à Montreal. Les 23, 24 et 25 juin, 1894. N.pl.: n.pub., (1894). Pp (6),[7]-95,(1). 8vo, grey wrappers, black lettering to front cover, spine blank. Contents : I. Il y a cinquante ans - Aujourd'hui, Veille des noces d'or. II. Premier jour du Triduum: Un nuage ;- Nos défunts, leur éloge. III. Deuxième jour du Triduum: Reconnaissance é nos bienfaiteurs vivants. IV. Troisième jour du Triduum: A la chapelle - A la communauté. V. Répons... View more info

1890 Illustrated Montreal, The Metropolis of Canada : Its Romantic History,Its Beautiful Scenery, Its Grand Institutions, Its Present Greatness, Its Future Splendour. Charles G.D. Roberts association copy

By: Montreal – Viewbook)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Published by J. McConniff, Ticket Agent, Montreal , 1890,:

Seller ID: 82187


(Montreal – Viewbook). 1890 Illustrated Montreal, The Metropolis of Canada : Its Romantic History, Its Beautiful Scenery, Its Grand Institutions, Its Present Greatness, Its Future Splendour. Montreal : Published by J. McConniff, Ticket Agent, 1890. Pp (64) unpaginated. Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo,red cloth spine (faux alligator skin), illustrated olive green paper cover ed boards, all edges dyed red. Annie L. Prat was an artist (wtaercolours) from Windsor, Nva Scotia. Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts (1860-1943) wasa Canadian poet and prose writer. Besides his own body of work, Roberts i... View more info

1949 Proceedings of the First Annual Conference of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada held at the Chateau Frontenac, Quebec, October 3rdand 4th, 1949

By: CLARK, Philip T. (ed.) POWELL, C. W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Institute of Public Administration of Canada , Toronto, 1949,:

Seller ID: 112945


CLARK, Philip T., (ed.). 1949 Proceedings of the First Annual Conference ofthe Institute of Public Administration of Canada held at the Chateau Front enac, Quebec, October 3rd and 4th, 1949. [Toronto : Institute of Public Administration of Canada, 1949]. Pp (6),11-210,(2). 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Foreword. Introductory Session. First General Session : Training and Recruitment for Public Service. Second General Session : Provincial Sales Tax. Annual Banquet. Third General Session : Joint Dominion-Provincial Administration. Fourth General Session : including "Pr... View more info

25 ans de l'Universite de Sherbrooke

By: DESILETS, Andree, Jean-Guy LAVALEE et Louise BRUNE LAVALEE, Jean-Guy BRUNELLE-LAVOIE, Louise

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1982,:

Seller ID: 22929


DÉSILETS, Andrée, Jean-Guy LAVALÉE et Louise BRUNELLE-LAVOIE. Les 25 ans de l'Université de Sherbrooke 1954/1979. [Sherbrooke] : Les Éditions de l'Université de Sherbrooke, 1982. Pp [i]-x,[1]-148,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 20.00 View more info

4 Montreal Poets : Peter Van Toorn, Marc Plourde, Arty Gold, Richard Sommer. First Edition, paperback.

By: SOLWAY, Stephen, selected and intro. VAN TOORN, Peter PLOURDE, Marc SOMMER, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1973, ISBN:0919197639: 1973

Seller ID: 101500

ISBN: 0919197639


SOLWAY, Stephen, selected and intro. 4 Montreal Poets : Peter Van Toorn, Marc Plourde, Arty Gold, Richard Sommer. Selected [and with an introduction] by Stephen Solway. (Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1973). First Printing. Pp. (4),5-72. 8vo, printed yellow card covers with black lettering to front and blank spine. Contents: Peter Van Toorn: "Rune", "In Guildenstern Country", "The Cattle", "Paris Peace Talks", "Dragonflies, Those Bluejays of the Water", "Russia Home", and "Ode". Marc Plourde: "In Park Extension", "The Trac... View more info

5000 Facts about Canada. Forty-Fifth Annual Edition.

By: Canada - Information RETTY, J.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ontario Publishing Co., Toronto, 1952,:

Seller ID: 90477


(Canada – Information). 5000 Facts about Canada. Forty-Fifth Annual Edition. Toronto : The Ontario Publishing Co., Limited, n.d. [1952]. Pp (4),1-146,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red stapled card covers. A collection ofdata on Canada. Includes the article “Iron – Master of Metals in New Quebe c and Labrador” by J.A. Retty (pp 3-18), along with many statistics on government, business, industry, farming, canals, etc. Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

8th Annual Canadian Antique Dealers Directory 1969-1970 Edition.

By: Canadian Antique Dealers Directory

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Willowdale, Ont., 1969,:

Seller ID: 86272


(Canadian Antique Dealers Directory). 8th Annual Canadian Antique Dealers Directory 1969-1970 Edition. (Willowdale, Ont.: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1969). Pp 1-128. Maps. Index. 12mo, illustrated yellow card covers. Contents : Ontario Antique Shops. Quebec Antique Shops. Maritime Antique Shops. Western Antique Shops. Book Dealers – Publishers. Rubbed, front inner hinge cracked, else very good. 15.00 View more info

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A Good Day's Work : In Pursuit of a Disappearing Canada. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: DEMONT, John.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9780385665063: 2013

Seller ID: 104432

ISBN: 0385665067


DEMONT, John. A Good Day's Work : In Pursuit of a Disappearing Canada. (Toronto) : Doubleday Canada, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-284,(12). 8vo (150 x 205 mm), brown cloth spine with off-white paper-covered boards, copper lettering to spine. John DeMont (b. Spring 1956, Halifax). "'A Good Day's Work' is a lyrical journey through the Canada of our imagination. The Canada of the day before yesterday. The Canada, perhaps, of 1967 - the country's 'last good year', in the words of Pierre Berton. This is a panoramic view of that far-off land, capture... View more info

A la Pointe des Yeux

By: MARCEAU, Alain Collection les Matinaux 6)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Les Éditions de l'Hexagone, Montreal, 1958,:

Seller ID: 60401


MARCEAU, Alain. A la Pointe des Yeux . Montreal: Les Éditions de l'Hexagone, (1958). Pp. 30. 8vo, printed grey card covers with french flaps. Collection les Matinaux, 6. A collection of poetry. Text in French. Spine slightly browned, name, else vg. 25.00 View more info

A la Recherche d'un Monde Oublié : Les communautés religieuses de femmes auQuébec de 1900 à 1970

By: LAURIN, Nicole, Danielle JUTEAU, and Lorraine DUCHESNE

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Le Jour, Éditeur, 1991, ISBN:2890444295:

Seller ID: 90834


LAURIN, Nicole, Danielle JUTEAU, and Lorraine DUCHESNE. A la Recherche d'unMonde Oublié : Les communautés religieuses de femmes au Québec de 1900 à 1 970. Avec la collaboration de Maria Vaccaro et Françoise Deroy et la participation de Carole Roy, Danielle Couillard, Marie-Paule Malouin et Myriam Spielvogel. N.pl.: Le Jour, Éditeur, (1991). Pp [1]-424,(8). 8vo, illustratedwhite card covers. Contents : 1. Du travail et de la passion. 2. À la rech erche de la méthode. 3. Chroniques d'une saison chez les sœurs. 4. Technique, art et cuisine. 5. La main-d'œuvre religieuse : structure inte... View more info

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A Legacy of Love : Remembering Muriel Duckworth : The Later Years 1996-2009. First Edition

By: KERANS, Marion Douglas DUCKWORTH, Muriel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Roseway Publishing / Fernwood Publishing, Halifax & Winnipeg , 2010, ISBN:9781552663813: 2010

Seller ID: 93652

ISBN: 9781552663813


(DUCKWORTH, Muriel). KERANS, Marion Douglas. A Legacy of Love : Remembering Muriel Duckworth : The Later Years 1996-2009. Halifax & Winnipeg : Roseway Publishing, an imprint of Fernwood Publishing, (2010). First Edition. Pp (6),7-111,(1). With 48 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated red cardcovers, with white lettering to spine. Muriel Helen Duckworth, CM, ONS, née Ball (b. October 31, 1908, Austin, Quebec - d. August 22, 2009, Magog, Quebec). Marion Douglas Kerans was living in Ottawa at the time of publi... View more info

A Letter dated December 24, 1765, Montreal to Mr George Alsopp, Merchant inQuebec

By: Letter HOWARD, Joseph, ALSOPP, George

Price: $850.00

Publisher: 1765,:

Seller ID: 116274


(Letter). A Letter dated December 24, 1765, Montreal to Mr George Alsopp, Merchant in Quebec. One foolscap sheet (418 x 328 mm) folded. With Kent watermark. A closely written but fairly legible letter of several hundred wordswith much on the poltics of the time. It begins: "The joyful new of a reca ll of the G being come [?] here confirmed through so many channels, there cannot be the least doubt [...] that our sovereign has at last heard the complaints of our oppressed people." Mention of a sychophantic colonel. A fairamount of Anti-French and anti-Roman Catholic sentiment Joseph Howa... 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 Perte de Temps. First Printing.

By: GRAVEL, Pierre BROWN, Alan, trans. Anansi Fiction Serires, AF8 Spiderline Editions

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Anansi, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0887843328:

Seller ID: 101115


GRAVEL, Pierre. A Perte de Temps. Bilingual Edition. Toronto and Montreal: Anansi / éditions parti pris, (1969). First Printing. Pp. (8),[i]-xiv,(2),[1]-117,(3). 8vo, printed pale green card covers with black titles to front and spine. Anansi Fiction Series, AF8. Spiderline Editions. "A cleanly-chiselled story about young members of the Montreal terrorist movement in the early sixties. 'A Perte de Temps' has been called the first serious Canadiannovel on the subject." - from rear. Text in French, however, with a runnin g vocabulary in English for the more difficult words. Small review... View more info

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A Short History of the Old 78th Regiment or Fraser's Highlanders 1757-1763. First Edition.

By: HARPER, J.R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 18099


HARPER, Colonel J.R. A Short History of the Old 78th Regiment or Fraser's Highlanders 1757-1763. [With a foreword by Brigadier Lord Lovat]. Chomedey, City of Laval, P.Q.: "Published by Dev-sco Publications Ltd.", 1966. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xviii,(2),3-98,(4). With some b&w illustrations in the text. Small 8vo (140 x 197 mm), art-illustrated white card covers, with white lettering to red tartan spine. Colonel J.Ralph Harper, OBE, CStJ, TD, KCLJ, FRSA, FSA Scot., (b. 1907 - d. 1988), long of Montreal.Contents: Foreword by Brigadier Lord Lovat. Introductio... View more info

A Toi. First Paperback, French edition.

By: THUY, Kim. JANOVJAK, Pascal.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Libre Expression, Montreal, 2011, ISBN:9782764805596:

Seller ID: 113217


THUY, Kim and Pascal JANOVJAK. A toi. (Montréal, Québec) : Libre Expression, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (8),7-[167],(1). 8vo, illustrated cream and blue card covers with elliptical port-hole cut to front cover, navy blue spine. Text in French. The second novel by the Vietnamese-born Canadian author, and Governor General's award-winner. Very good. 20.00 View more info