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Developing World Transport.

By: Transportation

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosvenor Press International, London, 1991,:

Seller ID: 92005


(Transportation). Developing World Transport. (London) : Grosvenor Press International Ltd, (1991). Pp (4),[1]-236. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers. Contents : Road Traffic Planning; Urban Transport; Highway Engineering; Maritime (pp 103-144); Railways Systems; RailwayInfrastructure & Equipment; Air. Penned date, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Development of Winnipeg as a Metropolitan Centre

By: BELLAN, Ruben C.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: UMI Dissertation Services, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1996,:

Seller ID: 112081


BELLAN, Ruben C. The Development of Winnipeg as a Metropolitan Centre. Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requrements for the degree of Doctor ofPhilosophy, in the Faculty of Political Science, of Columbia University, 1 958. (Ann Arbor, Michigan : UMI Dissertation Services, 1996). Pp (6),ii-x,(3 maps),[1]-511 leaves, printed one side only. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Origin of the City. 2. The Coming of the Canadian Pacific Railway. 3. The Real Estate Boom of 1881-82 and Aftermath. 4. The Founding of a Metropolitan Economy, 1886-95. 5. Rapid Expansion, 1896-19... View more info

Diary of a Voyage to Europe : Friday.

By: Canadian Pacific Railway)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canadian Pacific Railway, 1919,:

Seller ID: 43983


(Canadian Pacific Railway). Diary of a Voyage to Europe : Friday. Empress Mail. S.l.: (Canadian Pacific Railway), [1919]. Pp [12], folding map at rear. 8vo, stapled card covers, paper label to front. Slightly rubbed, pencilling to front, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Diesel in the Maritimes and Newfoundland

By: STEED, Roger G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: British Railway Modellers of North America, 1995, ISBN:0919487513:

Seller ID: 69116


STEED, Roger G. Diesel in the Maritimes and Newfoundland. (Calgary: BritishRailway Modellers of North America, (1995). Pp. 33. Illustrated with many black & white photographs. Double column. Oblong 8vo, white illustrated card covers. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Digby Pines Directory : Revised May 1954

By: Digby Pines)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Digby Pines, Digby, NS, 1954,:

Seller ID: 73735


(The Digby Pines). The Digby Pines Directory : Revised May 1954. Digby, NS : The Digby Pines, 1954. Pp. (4), including covers. Unpaginated. 8vo, greenself wraps. A directory for the Digby, Nova Scotia resort. Includes steams hip information for the Dominion Atlantic Railway, the Canadian Pacific Steamships company, and Eastern Steamships Inc., with schedules. Spine brownedwith spotting to covers, vertical creasing, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Digest of Rulings on Chicago Joint Agreement between the B. of L. E. and the B. of L. F. & E., Book Number Seven

By: RAILWAY - LABOUR - USA)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1924,:

Seller ID: 57166


(RAILWAY - LABOUR - USA). Digest of Rulings on Chicago Joint Agreement between the B. of L. E. and the B. of L. F. & E., Book Number Seven. To which are appended Joint Rulings of the Chief Executives of the Two Brotherhoods, January 7, 1924 to December 31, 1924. N.pl.: n.p., 1924. Pp. 160. 8vo, brown card covers, black titles to front. Some faint smudging to the front, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Distribution List for the Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick [and

By: Post Offices)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1949,:

Seller ID: 28818


(Post Offices). Distribution List for the Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick [and] Prince Edward Island. Ottawa : Post Office Department, RailwayMail Service Branch, (Revised to List No.1, March 26, 1949). Pp [1]-192. 8 vo, blue cloth. Containing: 1. The names of the Post Offices alphabeticallyarranged; 2. The names of the Postal Car Routes, Sections of Postal Car Ro utes or Distributing Offices through which matter for the several offices should pass; 3. The names of the Offices to which the matter is forwarded bythe Railway Mail Clerks or Distributing Offices when not mailed direct. (D ... View more info

Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Second Edition, Hardback

By: MOWAT, Grace Helen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brunswick, 1953,:

Seller ID: 46323


MOWAT, Grace Helen. The Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Brunswick Press, (1953). "Second Edition". Pp (8),9-152. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. Title page has title in blue outline lettering. Morley p.37, Rhodenizer p 570; Watters p 716; Laugher p 407. Grace Helen Mowat (b. January 31, 1875, Beech Hill, near St. Andrews, New Brunswick - d. February 22, 1964, St. Andrews, New Brunswick). First published in 1932, with the true second edition in 1937. "The little town Miss Mowat writes ab... View more info

Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Second Edition, Hardback in dustjacket

By: MOWAT, Grace Helen

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, 1953,:

Seller ID: 1692


MOWAT, Grace Helen. The Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Brunswick Press, (1953). "Second Edition". Pp (8),9-152. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. Title page has title in blue outline lettering. Morley p.37, Rhodenizer p 570; Watters p 716; Laugher p 407. Grace Helen Mowat (b. January 31, 1875, Beech Hill, near St. Andrews, New Brunswick - d. February 22, 1964, St. Andrews, New Brunswick). First published in 1932, with the true second edition in 1937. "The little town Miss Mowat writes ab... View more info

Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Second Edition, Hardback in dustjacket

By: MOWAT, Grace Helen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brunswick, Fredericton, 1953,:

Seller ID: 79638


MOWAT, Grace Helen. The Diverting History of a Loyalist Town : A Portrait of St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada : Brunswick Press, (1953). "Second Edition". Pp (8),9-152. 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. Title page has title in blue outline lettering. Morley p.37, Rhodenizer p 570; Watters p 716; Laugher p 407. Grace Helen Mowat (b. January 31, 1875, Beech Hill, near St. Andrews, New Brunswick - d. February 22, 1964, St. Andrews, New Brunswick). First published in 1932, with the true second edition in 1937. "The little town Miss Mowat writes ab... View more info

Divided Heart: Structuralism in Newfoundland, II"

By: FOSTER, GILBERT PARKHURST, Anthony PARSONS, Tony

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 1989,:

Seller ID: 6642


HANDCOCK, W. Gordon. "The View from Mount Janus: John Cartwright's 1768 Exploits River Toponymy". Article in The Newfoundland Quarterly, Vol.85, No.1, September 1989. Pp 17-21. Double column. Also : "Extracts from the Journal of a Labrador Magistrate, 1919", (Edmund J. Wornell, of Greenspond, 1874-1947); A. Brian Peckford's "Rockwell Kent: Artist and Suspected Spy"; Alan G. Macpherson's "A Name in Search of a Place" [Parkhurst, for the Bristol merchant & Nfld booster Anthony Parkhurst]; Jessie B. Mifflen's "Signal Hill"; Tom Moore's "Three Boxes of C... View more info

Dominion of Canada. 2nd ed. Worn

By: BAEDEKER, Karl HARVEY, Moses BOURINOT, J.G. DAWSON, George M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1900,:

Seller ID: 5460


BAEDEKER, Karl. The Dominion of Canada, with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers. With 10 Maps and 7 Plans. Second Revised Edition. Leipsic : Karl Baedeker, Publisher / L.: Dulau and Co./ N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Pp (4), [v]-lxii, 1-268. Small 8vo, red cloth,marbled edges. O'Dea 1115a (for 1894 ed.). Route 21. Newfoundland, By the Rev. Moses Harvey, ll.d, f.r.s.c., Author of Newfoundland, The Oldest British Colony. Pp 103-121. Route 22. St. Pierre and Miquelon (pp.121-122). 7. From Boston to the Maritime Provinces by Sea; 10. From Montreal to St.John; 1... View more info

Down Brakes: A History of Railway Accidents, Safety Precautions and Operating Practices in the United States. in dj.

By: SHAW, Robert B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: P.R. Macmillan, London, 1961,:

Seller ID: 74912


SHAW, Robert B. Down Brakes: A History of Railway Accidents, Safety Precautions and Operating Practices in the United States. London: P.R. Macmillan Limited, (1961). 1st edition. Pp.(2),[1-5],6-487,(3). Illustrated with 16 pages of black and white photographs. Includes appendices (475-487) of major railroad and street railway accidents in North America and elsewhere. 8vo, green cloth with gold lettering to spine. This book "sets out to illustratethe evolution of railroad safety practices ... Despite the fact that the t rack-bound train is under an undoubted handicap when collision is immin... View more info

Dream Train. First Edition in dustjacket

By: VALE ALLEN, Charlotte

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0385251610:

Seller ID: 19117


VALE ALLEN, Charlotte. Dream Train : A Novel of the Orient-Express. Toronto: Doubleday Canada, (1988). Charlotte Vale-Allen (born January 19, 1941 in Toronto) is a writer of contemporary fiction. Very good in dustjacket. 15. 00 View more info

Drifting Home. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: BERTON, Pierre.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974, ISBN:0394490819:

Seller ID: 113436


BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. New York : Alfred A Knopf, 1974. First US edition. Pp 174, [24] pp plates. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Toy 1307, Cassell 143 : "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's footsteps from the gold rush times". Dust jacketadds: "By raft down the Yukon, with his wife and six children, the author of The Impossible Railway retraces the great wilderness route of the 1898 goldrush to the ghost town of Dawson that was his own childhood home." Very good in unclipped dustjacket. Signed, inscribed and dated by... View more info

Dufferin-Carnarvon Correspondence 1874-1878. Edited by C.W. de Kiewiet and F.H. Underhill.

By: DUFFERIN, Earl of Champlain Society 33 KIEWIET, C.W. de, (ed.) UNDERHILL, F.H., (ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Champlain Society, Toronto, 1955,:

Seller ID: 95520


de KIEWIET, C.W., and F.H. UNDERHILL (eds.). Dufferin-Carnarvon Correspondence 1874-1878. Toronto : The Champlain Society, 1955. Pp [i]-lvi,1-442,i-xvi, frontis + 1 plate + folding map at rear. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt to spine, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Publications of the Champlain Society XXXIII – No. 523 of 575 copies. “Frederick Temple Blackwood, Earl of Dufferin, was Governor-General of Canada from April, 1872 to October, 1878. Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert, Earl of Carnarvon, held the office of Secretary of State for the Colonies from February, 1874, to January, 1878.... View more info

E.J. Pratt : The Master Years 1927 - 1964 The Toronto ed.

By: PRATT, E.J.). PITT, David G. PITT, David G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1987,:

Seller ID: 2915


(PRATT, E.J.). PITT, David G. E.J. Pratt : The Master Years 1927 - 1964. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1987). pp (6),[vii]-xviii,(18,photos),(2),[3]-551,(1). 8vo, black cloth. The Toronto edition with the note on tp verso : "Published in Newfoundland by Jesperson Press". "The volume opens as Pratt, in middle age, was enjoying national acclaim as a major poet following the publication in 1926 of 'The Witches Brew' and 'Titans'. It moves through the years of his greatest accomplishments as poet, editor, public lecturer, and teacher, years marked by many triumphs as well as b... View more info

Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong. in dj

By: CAMPBELL, Henry C. ARMSTRONG, William ARMSTRONG, William

Price: $60.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto / Montreal , 1971,:

Seller ID: 18245


CAMPBELL, Henry C. Early Days on the Great Lakes : The Art of William Armstrong. Tor./Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Ltd., (1971). Pp. (6),vii,8-128. Illustrated. 4to, tan cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2252. "William Armstrongwas a man of mayn talents -- engineer, draughtsman, inventor, photographer . But he is now chiefly remembered as an artist, not widely known by the general public, but certainly by museum curators and astute collectors. Settling in Toronto in 1851, his engineering and draughting abilities made him immediately a part of the Canadian railway development. On hjis own, or ... View more info

Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong. in dj

By: CAMPBELL, Henry C. ARMSTRONG, William ARMSTRONG, William

Price: $55.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto / Montreal , 1971,:

Seller ID: 49524


CAMPBELL, Henry C. Early Days on the Great Lakes : The Art of William Armstrong. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Ltd., (1971). Pp. (6),vii,8-128. Illustrated. 4to, tan cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2252. "William Armstrong was a man of mayn talents -- engineer, draughtsman, inventor, photographer. But he is now chiefly remembered as an artist, not widely known by the general public, but certainly by museum curators and astute collectors. Settling in Toronto in 1851, his engineering and draughting abilities made him immediately a part of the Canadian railway development. On hjis own... View more info

Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong. in dj

By: CAMPBELL, Henry C. ARMSTRONG, William ARMSTRONG, William

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart , Toronto / Montreal , 1971,:

Seller ID: 89633


CAMPBELL, Henry C. Early Days on the Great Lakes : The Art of William Armstrong. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Ltd., (1971). Pp. (6),vii,8-128. Illustrated. 4to, tan cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2252. "William Armstrong was a man of mayn talents -- engineer, draughtsman, inventor, photographer. But he is now chiefly remembered as an artist, not widely known by the general public, but certainly by museum curators and astute collectors. Settling in Toronto in 1851, his engineering and draughting abilities made him immediately a part of the Canadian railway development. On hjis own... View more info