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Clash by Night : A Commando Chronicle. First Kimber Pocket Edition printing

By: MILLS-ROBERTS, Derek

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kimber Pocket Editions, London, 1957,:

Seller ID: 106116


MILLS-ROBERTS, Derek, Brigadier. Clash by Night : A Commando Chronicle. (London) : Kimber Pocket Editions, (1957). First Printing of the Kimber PocketEditions. Pp (6),7-[192],+ 4 pp photos. Small 8vo (mass market paperback), illustrated red and black card covers, lettered in yellow. Contents : Prol ogue. Part I - Dieppe. 1. The Approach. 2. The Destruction of the Battery. 3.The Return. Part II - North Africa. 4. The Journey Out. 5. The Railway Tunnel. 6. The Plain of Goubellat. 7. The Green Patch. 8. After the Battle. Part III - Normandy. 9. Refit in England. 10. D-Day. 11. The Battle of the O... View more info

Clement Attlee's Visit to Newfoundland. A document/article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.13, No.2.

By: ATTLEE, Clement) Acadiensis 13:2 NEARY, Peter MURPHY, Terrence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 15814


(ATTLEE, Clement). NEARY, Peter. "Clement Attlee's Visit to Newfoundland, September 1942." A document/article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.13, No.2. Spring/Printemps 1984. Pp 101-109. Charles Allain, et. al.'s review article "David Alexander's Vision of Canada" (pp.115-121). Also MUN scholar Terrence Murphy's "The Emergence of MaritimeCatholicism, 1781-1830" (pp.29-49). Also: W.D. Hamilton's "Indian Lands in New Brunswick: The Case of the Little South West Reserve" (pp.3-28); Terre nce Murphy's "The Emergence of Maritime... View more info

Climb Nova Scotia : A Rock-Climbing Guide

By: WILLETT, Sean

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Nimbus, 1994,:

Seller ID: 28681


WILLETT, Sean. Climb Nova Scotia : A Rock-Climbing Guide. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (1994). Pp [i]-xii,1-98,(2). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Includes the following climbing routes: Halifax Area:Eagles Nest (Main Crag, The Back Slabs, and The Schoolroom Area), Dalhousi e University, Point Pleasant Park, and Bedford Highway; Eastern Shore: Railway Crag, The First Face at Pace's Lake, the Main Face at Pace's Lake (North Buttress, South Buttress, and The Deep South End), Neverland, Gibraltar Rock, Gibraltar Lake, Howe Lake, Salmon River Lake, and Ship Rock; and South... View more info

Clyde River and Other Steamers. First Edition

By: DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. LANGMUIR, G.E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow , 1937,:

Seller ID: 104232


DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. and G.E. LANGMUIR. Clyde River and Other Steamers.. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., (1937). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xii,1-254,(2) + frontispiece + 39 plates of photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Christian Leslie Dyce Duckworth and Graham Easton Langmuir. Contents: 1. Steamers of the London Midland and Scottish Railway Group; 2. Steamers of the London and North Eastern Railway Group [LNER]; 3. Loch Lomond Steamers; 4. Clyde Steamers of David MacBrayne Ltd., 1935-6; 5. Steamers of the Campbeltown and Glasgow Steam Packet Joint Stock Company, Ltd.; 6. Clyde ... View more info

Clyde River Steamers of the Last Fifty Years. First Edition

By: McQUEEN, Andrew.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Gowans and Gray, Glasgow , 1923,:

Seller ID: 31210


McQUEEN, Andrew. Clyde River Steamers of the Last Fifty Years. Glasgow : Gowans and Gray, 1923. First Trade Edition. Pp (4),v-xii,(2),3-135,(1) + frontispiece [of Columba]. + 47 leaves of b&w photo plates. Small 8vo, originalblue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Andrew McQueen ( b. April 11, 1868, G lasgow - d. June, 1933). Cohen, The River and Firth of Clyde, 1549-1993: A Selective Bibliography p.183. A ship-by-ship account in 11 chapters.: Preface (dated December, 1922); Part I. The Fleet, Half a Century Ago. 1. Introductory; 2. Hutcheson's Veterans; 3. Sailings from the Broomielaw; 4. More S... View more info

Cobequid Chronicles : A History of Truro and Vicinity

By: Truro)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: truro, 1975,:

Seller ID: 8729


(Truro). Cobequid Chronicles : A History of Truro and Vicinity. Prepared bythe University Women's Club of Truro. Truro : n. pub., 1975. Pp (8),[1]-10 7,(1),108-111. Illustrated. 4to, white card covers with black tape spine. Contents: The Indians; The French; The Coming of the New Englanders; First Years of Settlement; Growth of the Community; Daily Life; Beginnings: Roads,Schools, Businesses; 1800-1850; The Coming of the Railway; Royalty and Con federation; Industry Comes to Town; Incorporation and Communications; Recreations; Churches; Education; The Indians and the Blacks; The Twentieth Cent... View more info

Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 40

By: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society WAITE, P.B. BECK, J. Murray CAMERON, J.M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society / Printed for the Society by Kentville Publishing, Kentville, 1980,:

Seller ID: 90284


(Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society). Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 40. (Kentville) : Printed for the Society by Kentville Publishing Company Limited, 1980. Pp [1]-229,(3). 8vo, light blue card covers. Contents: "Howe and the B.N.A. Act: The Final Disillusionment of a Statesman of Empire" by J. Murray Beck; "The Steelmasters: Forrest MacKay (1834-1917), Graham Fraser (1846-1915), and Thomas Cantley (1857-1945)"by J. M. Cameron; "Rev. John Payzant: Henry Alline's Successor" by Brian C uthbertson; "Along the Shores of Saint Mary's B... View more info

Collector's Guide and History to Lionel Trains Volume I: Prewar O Gauge. 1st pr in dj

By: McCOMAS, Tom and James TUOHY TUOHY, James Lionel Trains

Price: $35.00

Publisher: TM Productions, 1975,:

Seller ID: 43644


McCOMAS, Tom and James TUOHY. Collector's Guide and History to Lionel Trains Volume I: Prewar O Gauge. (Wilmette, Illinois: TM Productions, 1975). First Printing. Pp. 109. Double column. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering. Vg in worn clipped dj. 35.00 View more info

Collectors' Corner, Euston : Price List, 1972.

By: British Rail

Price: $35.00

Publisher: British Rail, London , 1972,:

Seller ID: 91656


(British Rail). Collectors' Corner, Euston : Price List, 1972. (London : British Rail, 1972). Pp [1]-26,(2). Map. 8vo, orange stapled card covers. “This catalogue is intended to be a general list of items currently available but items are continuously being added. Should you require an item which isnot listed please contact us we may have it in stock or be able to obtain it.” - from the back cover. Items listed include badges, caps, buttons, books, brass & alloy plates, clocks, photographs, postcards, records, transfers. Spine sunned, creased, else very good. With 4-page Supplement to Pric... View more info

Come to Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, The Hub of the Maritimes : A moderncity in the Provinces-by-the-Sea -- Beautiful motor trips through a summer wonderland

By: Moncton, New Brunswick)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Maritime Press Limited, Moncton, N.B., 1926,:

Seller ID: 112248


(Moncton, New Brunswick). Come to Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, The Hub of the Maritimes : A modern city in the Provinces-by-the-Sea -- Beautiful motor trips through a summer wonderland. (Moncton, N.B.: Tourist and Industrial Division, Moncton Board of Trade), n.d. [1926]. Pp 1-40. Illustrated with over a dozen photographs and numerous local advertisements. Centrefold Map. Small 8vo, illustrated cream stapled card covers, lettered in red and black. Contents : General Robert Monckton : In whose honor the City of Moncton was named; Returning United States Residents Entitled to $100 Exemption :... View more info

Concordance of the Railway Act, R.S.C. 1952, c. 234

By: Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Canada Law Book Company Limited, Toronto, 1954,:

Seller ID: 75879


Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada. Concordance of the Railway Act, R.S.C. 1952, c. 234: containing a History of the Railway Act, a Table of Parallel Secontions and an expanded Analytical Index to the Railway Act andalso the Transport Act, the Maritime Freight Rates Act, the Pipe Lines Act , and the Rules of Practice of the Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada . Compiled by The Legal Staff of the Board of Transport Commissioners of Canada. Toronto: Canada Law Book Company, Limited, 1954. Pp. (6),[1]-207,(1),(54 of various paginations),i-lxx,(4). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letter... View more info

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Confederation of the British North American Provinces

By: RAWLINGS, Thomas

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, 1865,: 1865

Seller ID: 11573


RAWLINGS, Thomas. The Confederation of the British North American Provinces; Their Past History and Future Prospects; including also British Columbia & Hudson's Bay Territory; with a Map, and Suggestions in Reference to the True and Only Practicable Route from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean. London : Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, 1865. First Edition. Pp (2),[iii]-xi,(1),[1]-244,+ 4 plates + large folding map: "A Statistical Map of the British North American Confederacy and United States including British Columbia and Hudson's Bay Territory Showing the True and Only Practicable Rout... View more info

Conservation of Coal in Canada : With Notes on the Principal Coal Mines. First Edition

By: DICK, W.J. Commission of Conservation

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1914,: 1914

Seller ID: 2628


DICK, W.J. Conservation of Coal in Canada. With Notes on the Principal Coal Mines. Toronto : The Bryant Press Ltd., 1914. First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xii,[1]-212 + 26 leaves plates + 2 folding maps. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. A volume in the Commission of Conservation series. Nova Scotia receives the fullest attention. (pp 33-94). Coal Mines of Nova Scotia : Economies effected In Mining - Disposal of Coal Lands - Mining Methods - Utilization of Coal - Generation of Power - Coking of Coal; ... View more info

Country Roads, Rural Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Drawings by L.B. Jenson. First Printing

By: JENSON, L.B. JENSON, L.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Petheric Press,, 1974, ISBN:919380158:

Seller ID: 24412


JENSON, L.B. Country Roads, Rural Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Drawings by L.B. Jenson. (Halifax) : Petheric Press, (March 1974). First Printing. Pp (76). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, white comb-bound grey card covers with green lettering to front and spine. Latham B. "Yogi" Jenson (b. 1921, Calgary - 2005). Includes drawings of Seaforth (Brae Shore); Lazaretto, Seacrest (Braeshore); Convalescent Hospital, Seacrest (Braeshore); Caribou Lobster Factory, Bayview; The Nichol Farm; Acadia Farm; Cliff Mackenzie Farm, Three Brooks; The Lib Harris' Place, Haliburton; The Mackay Barn, Lyon's Brook;... View more info

Dakar: Outport of Two Hemispheres.

By: LENGYEL, Emil

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Garden City Publishing, 1943,:

Seller ID: 23876


LENGYEL, Emil. Dakar: Outport of Two Hemispheres. Garden City, N.Y.: GardenCity Publishing, (1943). Pp 312 + 2 leaves of plates. 8vo, caramel cloth. Chapters: 1. Gateway to a Continent; 2. Landscape in Black and White; 3. Dakar's Vast Hinterland; 4. Heroes and Barbarians; 5. The Trans-Saharan Railway; 6. Colonial Adventure; 7. Spearhead into the Atlantic; 8. Island Bulwarks. With bibliography and index. Ex library, with stamps, etc., cloth rubbed and soiled ow good. 18.00 View more info

Dawn Across Canada : From Oxcart to Railway in Ten Years.

By: ATWOOD, Mae. TRAILL, Walter J.S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Morriss Publishing, Victoria, B.C., 1986, ISBN:0919202698:

Seller ID: 90037


ATWOOD, Mae. Dawn Across Canada : From Oxcart to Railway in Ten Years. Victoria, B.C.: Morriss Publishing, 1986. Pp [1]-216,+ 8 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated brown card covers. A biography of Walter J.S. Traill (1847-1932), a fur trader for the Hudson's Bay Company and youngest son of Catherine Parr Traill. Contents : 1. The first carload of wheat. 2. Steamer Selkirk. 3. Robert Campbell. 4. Steamer Dakota. 5. Buying flour. 6. Spring 1873. 7. Red Lake Post. 8. Floods. 9. A sprained ankle. 10. Men who built theCPR. 11. Toronto and New York. Very good. 15.00 View more info

Dead Republic. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket, signed by author

By: DOYLE, Roddy Last Roudup, Volume Three

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, Toronto, 2010, ISBN:9780307398970:

Seller ID: 116215


DOYLE, Roddy. The Dead Republic. Volume Three of The Last Roundup. (Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (2010). First Canadian Printing. Pp (8),3-329,(1). 8vo [165 x 240 mm], blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Roddy Doyle (born in Dublin May 8, 1958) is an Irish novelist, dramatist and screenwriter At the end of Oh, Play That Thing, the second volume of Roddy Doyle's trilogy about Henry Smart, Henry, his leg severed in an accident with a railway boxcar, crawls into the Utah desert to die only to be discovered by John Ford, who's there shooting his latest Western. Ford recognizes a fellow Irish... View more info

Dear Reader : The History of Fall River and Windsor Junction. 2nd printing

By: Friendly Group Seniors History Club OLIVER, Pearleen DeWOLFE, Loran Arthur

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Lancelot, 1989, ISBN:0889994420:

Seller ID: 70879


(Fall River & Windsor Junction). (Friendly Group Seniors History Club). Dear Reader : The History of Fall River and Windsor Junction. Hantsport, N.S. : "Printed by Lancelot Press Limited", September 1989. Second Printing. Pp (3),4-155,(1). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, gold-coloured trade paperback, with two b&w photos on front cover. Contents: History of Fall River; History of Windsor Junction; Our Many Thanks to Mrs Stuart; Events in Howard's Life; Evelyn Recalls "The Good Old Days"; Our Little Immigrant; Pearleen Oliver's Notes on the First Black Settlers (pp.45-47); From Bridge to... View more info

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Dear Reader : The History of Fall River and Windsor Junction. First Edition

By: Friendly Group Seniors History Club OLIVER, Pearleen DeWOLFE, Loran Arthur

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lancelot, Hantsport, 1989, ISBN:0889994420: 1989

Seller ID: 5534

ISBN: 0889994420


(Fall River & Windsor Junction). (Friendly Group Seniors History Club). Dear Reader : The History of Fall River and Windsor Junction. Hantsport, N.S. : "Printed by Lancelot Press Limited", 1989. First Printing. Pp (3),4-155,(1). Illustrated with 21 b&w photos. Maps. 8vo (140 x 202 mm), gold & white glossy cardcovers, with two b&w photos on front cover, with black lettering to gold spine. . Contents: History of Fall River; History of Windsor Junction; Our Many Thanks to Mrs Stuart; Events in Howard's Life; Evelyn Recalls "The Good Old Days"; Our Litt... View more info

Developing World Land Transport.

By: HERALY, Margaret J. (ed.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grosvenor Press International, London, 1987,:

Seller ID: 92002


HERALY, Margaret J. (ed.). Developing World Land Transport. (London) : Grosvenor Press International, (1987). Pp [1]-512,+ folding table at rear. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Contents : Highway and Railway Infrastructure; Highway Design, Construction and Maintenance; Railway Track Design, Construction and Maintenance; The Planning and Operationof Segregated Track-Based Transport; Freight Transport Planning; Traffic M anagement and Transport Planning; Road Safety; Road Passenger Transport Operations; Public Transport Planning and Policy; Non-Motorised Transport; Tra... View more info