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1-800-Moncton. An article on call centres in Canadian Geographic, Vol.115, No.4, July/August 1995

By: CORMIER, Michael. Canadian Geographic, Vol. 115, No. 4 BUTALA, Sharon GILLMORE, Don

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canadian Geographic, Vanier, Ontario, 1995,:

Seller ID: 83342


CORMIER, Michael. "1-800-Moncton." An article on call centres in Canadian Geographic, Vol.115, No.4, July/August 1995, pp 24-34, with photos by André Gallant. Vanier, Ontario : Canadian Geographic, 1995. Pp [1]-82. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated wrappers. Also, Sharon Butala's "Saskatchewan's Treasured Baadlands" (pp 36-44); Don Gillmore's "Promised Land" [Underground Railway] (pp 46-55); David F. Pelly's "Treasures of an Arctic Artist" [sketchbooks of explorer George Black] (pp 56-62). Very good to fine. For the issue 5.00 View more info

150 Years of Canadian Railroads. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: FITZSIMONS, Bernard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Royce Publications, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0774035366:

Seller ID: 98690


FITZSIMONS, Bernard. 150 Years of Canadian Railroads. (Toronto): Royce Publications, (1984). First Canadian Edition. Pp (6),[7]-155,(5). Large 8vo [240 x 310 mm], maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Behind the modern railways map of Canada, with its great transcontinental routes, its network of grain lines in the Prairies, its northern extensions tapping the mineral riches of Labrador and the Northwest Territories, lie 150 years of colourful and exciting history. The first short lines, built to bypass obstacles in the waterways that formed the natural routes of settlement, were followe... 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

6024 King Edward I : a monarch restored.

By: BROWN, C.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, Shepperton, Surrey, 1991, ISBN:0711020167:

Seller ID: 95979


BROWN, C.G. 6024 King Edward I : a monarch restored. (Shepperton, Surrey) :Ian Allan, (1991). First Edition. Pp [1]-47,(1) including covers. Illustra ted. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated stapled card covers. The story of the passenger locomotive King Edward I. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Competition and improvement. 3. The development and building of the "Kings.” 4. Thebuilding of 6024 and its prewar work. 5. Postwar developments. 6. The end of steam and start of preservation. 7. At Barry scrapyard. 8. Restoration. 9. "King Edward I" restored. Very good. 15.00 View more info

80 Years of Transportation Progress : A History of the St. Louis Southwestern Railway

By: ANDERSON, Jacob E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cotton Belt News, Tyler, TX, 1957,:

Seller ID: 76323


(ANDERSON, Jacob E.). 80 Years of Transportation Progress : A History of the St. Louis Southwestern Railway . (Tyler, TX: Cotton Belt News, 1957). Pp.[1]-100, including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled blue and black card covers. "This booklet is published in commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the date when the first section of the St. Louis Southwestern(Cotton Belt) Railway began operations. Issued in lieu of the October 1957 edition of Cotton Belt News (Volume 13, Number 8), it presents, in concise form, the history and progressive development of the Cotton Belt." ... View more info

A History of Moncton : Town and City 1855-1965. First Edition

By: MACHUM, Lloyd A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: City of Moncton,: 1965

Seller ID: 1320


MACHUM, Lloyd A. A History of Moncton : Town and City 1855-1965. Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada : "Published by the City of Moncton", 1965. First Edition. "Printed abd bound in Canada by Moncton Publishing Company Ltd." Pp (18),19-447,(1), including frontispiece & illustrations. 8vo (157 x 235 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to front & spine. Taylor, New Brunswick History : A Checklist of Secondary Sources 29: 64. Lloyd Alexander Machum (b. December 26, 1910, North Devon, New Brunswick - d. March 23, 1982, Pinellas, Florida). "This book, ... View more info

A History of Moncton : Town and City 1855-1965. First Edition in dustjacket,Signed by Mayor L.C. Jones

By: MACHUM, Lloyd A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: City of Moncton: 1965

Seller ID: 45994


MACHUM, Lloyd A. A History of Moncton : Town and City 1855-1965. Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada : "Published by the City of Moncton", 1965. First Edition. "Printed abd bound in Canada by Moncton Publishing Company Ltd." Pp (18),19-447,(1), including frontispiece & illustrations. 8vo (157 x 235 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to front & spine. Taylor, New Brunswick History : A Checklist of Secondary Sources 29: 64. Lloyd Alexander Machum (b. December 26, 1910, North Devon, New Brunswick - d. March 23, 1982, Pinellas, Florida). "This book... View more info

A Newspaperman Remembers: Tales of thirty-eight years of newspaper work and other reminiscences. First Edition

By: MURPHY, J. Elmer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 58502


MURPHY, J. Elmer. A Newspaperman Remembers : Tales of thirty-eight years of newspaper work and other reminiscences. by J. Elmer Murphy, Retired publisher of The Journal-Pioneer. Summerside, PEI : "Printed by Williams & Crue", [ca. 1980?]. First Edition. Pp. (6),1-126,(2). Illustrated with 13 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, tan photo-illustrated cardcovers, black lettering to front & spine. J. Elmer Murphy (b. January 27, 1914 - d. February 11, 2000) publisher of The Journal-Pioneer, the Summerside newspaper. Arranged in three sections: R... View more info

A Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: McKAY, K.D.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brace Harvatt Associates / Gulf Oil Britain Limited, Haverfordwest, Dyfed, ISBN:0951521101: 1989

Seller ID: 113973

ISBN: 0951521101


McKAY, K.D., Wing-Commander, R.A.F., (Retd.). A Vision of Greatness : The History of Milford, 1790-1990. ( Haverfordwest, Dyfed) : Brace Harvatt Associates in association with Gulf Oil Britain Limited, (1989). First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-xv,(3),[3]-397,(3). With maps and many b&w illustrations in the text. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Wing-Commander Kenneth D. McKay. Foreword. Part I. A Grand Design 1790-1809. 1. The Complex Mixture : The Proprietary Town - The British Connection - The Quaker Connection - The French Connection - The ... View more info

Acadia Gold

By: WINCHELL, William H., Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Acadia Metals Limited, Toronto, 1929,:

Seller ID: 106517


WINCHELL, William H., Jr. Acadia Gold. Extracts from Report by William H. Winchell, Jr. May, 23rd, 1929. Toronto : Acadia Metals Limited, (1929). Pp (12) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, white stapled self-wraps, lettered in black. "The property of the Acadia Metals Limited is loated in the Oldham Gold District, in the northern part of Halifax County, three miles east of the Enfield Station on the main line of the Canadaaian National Railway, between Truro and Halifax." (p. [2]). Stain to lower margin of front cover,staples rusted, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Acadiensis : A Quarterly Devoted to the Interests of the Maritime Provincesof Canada. Vol. 7, No. 1, January, 1907.

By: JACK, David Russell, (ed.) GANONG, W.F. HOWE, Jonas BENT, G.O.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Acadiensis, Saint John, N.B., 1907,:

Seller ID: 97601


JACK, David Russell (ed.). Acadiensis : A Quarterly Devoted to the Interests of the Maritime Provinces of Canada. Vol. VII, No. 1, January, 1907. St. John, N.B.: Acadiensis, 1907. Pp [1]-87,(1),273-400,+ 8 plates + 2 maps (one folding). 8vo, maroon card covers, black lettering to front cover. Contents : "To a Clam" (poem by Nell Murchie McAdam); A Plea for Remembrance (by Agnes Creighton); The History of Pokemouche (by W.F. Ganong, pp 9-26); Old Silver (by David Russell Jack); Major Ferguson's Riflemen (by Jonas Howe, pp 30-41); The First Railway Train (by A. Campbell, pp 42-45); Parso... View more info

Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. 35, No. 1,Autumn 2005.

By: PARENTEAU, Bill (ed.). FINGARD, Judith WEBB, Jeff A. LEWIS, Timothy D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 2005,:

Seller ID: 116051


PARENTEAU, Bill (ed.). Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. XXXV, No. 1, Autumn 2005. Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 2005. Pp [1]-196. Illustrated. Maps.. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Articles : Pérégrinations et conquête du sol(1755-1836) : l’implantation acadienne sur la rive nord de la Baie-des-Cha leurs (par Christian Blais); The Politics of Mental Health Care in Nova Scotia: The Case of the Halifax County Hospital, 1940-1976 (by Judith Fingard and John Rutherford); Defeating the Farmers’ Efforts to Help Themsel... View more info

Across Canada The National Way : Atlantic to Pacific

By: Canaadian National - Grand Trunk Railway)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 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),[3]-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 Co... View more info

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Acts of the General Assembly of Newfoundland 1927

By: Newfoundland General Assembly)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1927,:

Seller ID: 51776


(Newfoundland General Assembly). Acts of the General Assembly of Newfoundland Passed in the Eighteenth Year of the Reign of His Majesty King George V.St.John's : David R. Thistle, King's Printer, 1927. Pp (4),[1]-428. 8vo, b lack cloth spine, pale blue boards. O'Dea A298. 20 acts including the St.George's Coastal Mail Service Act, International Paper Company Act, Railway Act, Labrador Act, Whaling Act, and others. Inner hinges cracked and repaired with scotch tape, edgeworn, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 1482


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". James Cranswick Tory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16,1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 an d Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halifax Tramway and... View more info

Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 107638


TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". Watters p.643. James CranswickTory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16, 1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 and Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halif... View more info

Adult Entertainment. First Edition in dustjacket

By: METCALF, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0771598963:

Seller ID: 15710


METCALF, John. Adult Entertainment. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada (1986). First Edition. Pp (6),1-201,(1). 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "With Adult Entertainment, John Metcalf is sure to delight his admirers - and win new readers - with his characteristic blend of elegant prose, wry compassion, and mischievous comic vision." - rear dj panel. "The two novellasand three short stories that make up Adult Entertainment are vintage Metca lf. In the stories we meet a shy student exposed to a grotesque landlady and her horrific family ["Single Gents Only"], a teacher ... View more info

Advantages of a Bridge at Quebec. (To the Editor of the Quebec Morning Chronicle.

By: Quebec Bridge

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Quebec Morning Chronicle, Quebec, 1887,:

Seller ID: 94314


(Quebec Bridge). Advantages of a Bridge at Quebec. (To the Editor of the Quebec Morning Chronicle.) (Quebec : Quebec Morning Chronicle, 1887). Broadside (approx 7 by 18 inches), printed one side only on pale blue-grey paper. A broadside reproducing three letters to the Quebec Morning Chronicle, signed “M.” and dated 27th December 1886, 3rd January 1887, and 22nd February 1887, along with an excerpt from the Halifax Critic (undated). These lettersurge the building of a bridge across the St. Lawrence River between Levis and Quebec City. First proposed in 1852, the idea was periodically reviv... View more info

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Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railway Company : Northern Ohio Railway : Rules and Regulations for the Government of the Operating Department

By: Northern Ohio Railway)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1926,:

Seller ID: 50541


(Northern Ohio Railway). The Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railway Company : Northern Ohio Railway : Rules and Regulations for the Government of the Operating Department. N.pl.: n.p., [1926?]. Pp. 239. Illustrated. Small 8vo, dark green cloth, gilt lettering to front, plain spine. Errata slip tipped inat p. 69. Bookplate to front paste-down indicating this to be no. 470. Fai nt band of sunning to lower front edge, else a very nice copy. 50.00 View more info

All Aboard : The history and humour of a forlorn little train, and the people and commodities that it carried.

By: CALDER, J. William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Formac , 1974,:

Seller ID: 3320


CALDER, J.William. All Aboard. [Cover adds: The history and humour of a "forlorn" little train, and the people and commodities that it carried]. Antigonish, N.S.: Formac Limited, (1974). First Edition. Pp (2),3-139,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, grey and orange trade paperback with blank spine. Tennyson 712, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1753. A discursive history of the Cape Breton Railway. Very good. 10.00 View more info