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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 : Wo... 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... View more info

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Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With the Impressions of TwoYears' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. US ed. inscribed

By: DEVINE, E.J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Benziger Brothers, New York, Cincinnati / Chicago, 1906,:

Seller ID: 5904


DEVINE, E.J., s.j. Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With theImpressions of Two Years' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. Profusely Illustrat ed. New York, Cincinnati / Chicago : Benziger Brothers, (August) 1906. First U.S. Edition. Pp (12), [1]-307, (1), portrait frontispiece + 24 p. of illustrations + folding map. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and totem pole design to fr.board. O'Dea 1316a note, Watters p.958, Rhodenizer p.80, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliog... View more info

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Admiral Arthur Phillip. in dj.

By: PHILLIP, Arthur, Admiral). MACKANESS, George MACKANESS, George.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, 1937,:

Seller ID: 39707


(PHILLIP, Arthur, Admiral). MACKANESS, George. Admiral Arthur Phillip : Founder of New South Wales, 1738-1814. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1937. Pp 536, frontis., [34] leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. "This volume has been planned as a companion volume to the author's 'Life of Vice-Admiral William Bligh.' It is based entirely upon original contemporary sources and is fully documented and illustrated. It is the result of several years' exhaustive research in Australia a... View more info

Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories. in dj.

By: THOMAS, Dylan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Directions Books, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 66633


THOMAS, Dylan. Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Stories . (NY): New Directions Books, (1955). Pp. (i)-viii,(1)-275,[3]. 8vo, grey cloth with white lettering to spine. Contents: "Adventures in the Skin Trade", "After theFair", "The Enemies", "The Tree", "The Visitor", "The Lemon", "The Burning Baby", "The Orchards", "The Mouse and the Woman", "The Horse's Ha", "A Pro spect of the Sea... View more info

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Agrarian History of England and Wales Volume IV 1500-1640

By: THIRSK, Joan (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1967,:

Seller ID: 47015


THIRSK, Joan (ed.). The Agrarian History of England and Wales Volume IV 1500-1640. Cambridge: The University Press, 1967. Pp. 919. Illustrated including 24 pp. plates. 8vo, green cloth, brown panel to spine with gilt lettering, top edge purple. Small dampstain to top edge, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg in dj (a few small nicks to ends). 150.00 View more info

Alaskan Eskimo : A Study of the Relationship Between the Eskimo and the Chipewyan Indians of Central Canada

By: SHAPIRO, H. L Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, 31:6

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Museum of Natural History, New York City, 1931,:

Seller ID: 102422


SHAPIRO, H. L. The Alaskan Eskimo : A Study of the Relationship Between theEskimo and the Chipewyan Indians of Central Canada. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume XXXI, Part VI. New York City : American Museum of Natural History, 1931. Pp (2),347-384,(2). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, grey card covers, front cover lettered in black. Tourville, Alaska, A Bibliography 4091. Contents : Introduction; Comparative Material; Observations; Analyses... View more info

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Amazing Quest of Doctor Syn. 1st Arrow.

By: THORNDIKE, Russell Arrow Book 742

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Arrow Books, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 71140


THORNDIKE, Russell. The Amazing Quest of Doctor Syn . (London): Arrow Books, (1964). First Arrow Printing. Pp. [1]-192. Small 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with yellow spine. Arrow Book #742. A volume in the Doctor Syn Saga series, about the protagonist's quest to obtain his fortune in Wales. This edition for Australian market (and so priced). Small nick to tail of front hinge, title inked to bottom edge, else vg. 75.00 View more info

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Anatomy of Melancholy.

By: BURTON, Robert

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: London, 1651,:

Seller ID: 99272


BURTON, Robert. The Anatomy of Melancholy. What it is, With all the kinds causes, symptomes, prognostickes, and seuerall cures of it. In three Partitions, with their severall Sections, members and subsections. Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically, opened and cut up. By Democritus Junior. With a Satyricall Preface. Conducing to the following Discourse. The Sixth Edition, corrected and augmented by the Author. London : 1651/2. The Sixth Edition, corrected and augment... View more info

Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 4, March - April 1962. Easter Number.

By: Anglican World BAYNE, Stephen F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Church Illustrated Limited, London , 1962,:

Seller ID: 85223


(Anglican World). Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 4, March-April 1962. Easter Number. London : Church Illustrated Limited, 1962. Pp 1-68. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Contents : The Vocation of Anglicanism in Wales (by Aneirin Talfan Davies); Adventurer on Uncharted Seas (by Frederick Ward Kates); The Tractor's Kiss; The Loaf of Life (by GilbertCope); 'Festal Responses at Her Majesty's (by Robin Denniston); My Second Year (by Stephen F. Bayne)... View more info

Arctic Divers

By: EARL, Ronald Arctic in Colour 04:3 McNEIL, Helen HUME, Steve

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 1975,:

Seller ID: 41787


EARL, Ronald. "Arctic Divers". An article in Arctic in Colour , Vol. 2, No.2, Winter 1975. Pp.6-12. Double column. Published by the Government of the Northwest Territories, Department of Information. Also : Helen McNeil's "Arctic Voyageurs" on canoeing (pp.32-36); Steve Hume's "Fortress of the Walking Giants" on Fort Prince of Wales (pp.15-21); others. Vg. For the issue. 7.00 View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 22. No 1 March1969

By: Arctic COWAN, Ian McTaggart ANDREWS, J.T. SWANSTON, D.N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1969,:

Seller ID: 71582


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 22, No. 1, March 1969. Pp [1]-84. Includes: Ian McTaggart Cowan's "Ecology and Northern Development" ; J.T. Andrews' "Importance of the Radiocarbon Standard Deviation in Determining Relative Sea Levels and Glacial Chronology from East Baffin Island"; D.N. Swanston's "A Late-Pleistocene Glacial Sequence from Prince of Wales Island, Alaska"; WA. Fuller, L.L. Stebbins and G.R.... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America Vol 25. No 2 June 1972

By: Arctic BOYD, William L. JARVIS, David H.) FLOCK, Warren L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, 1972,:

Seller ID: 71590


(Arctic). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 25, No. 2, June 1972. Pp [73]-168. Includes: William L. Boyd's "Jarvis and the Alaskan Reindeer Caper" (on the three-man relief party to assist the crews of several stranded whaling ships, led by Lieutenant David H. Jarvis ofthe U.S. Revenue Cutter Bear, and involving their supervision of a reindee r drive, pp.74-82) ; Warren L. Flock's Radar Observations of Bird Migrationat Cape Prince of... View more info

Art Into Production : Soviet Textiles, Fashion and Ceramics 1917-1935

By: ELLIOTT, David, and James RYAN (eds.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 108240


ELLIOTT, David, and James RYAN (eds.). Art Into Production : Soviet Textiles, Fashion and Ceramics 1917-1935. (Oxford : Museum of Modern Art Oxford inconjunction with the Crafts Council of Englanmd and Wales, 1984). Pp 1-96. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black and yel low. Catalogue of exhibition held Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 9 December 1984 - 3 February 1985 and Crafts Council Gallery, London, 20 February - 28April 1985. Contents : Fo... View more info

Arthur of the English : the Arthurian Legend in Medieval English Life and Literature.

By: BARRON, W.R.J., editor.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: University Wales Press, Cardiff, 2001, ISBN:0708316832:

Seller ID: 107692


BARRON, W.R.J., editor. The Arthur of the English : the Arthurian Legend inMedieval English Life and Literature. Revised paperback edition. Cardiff : University Wales Press, 2001. Pp. [i]-xvii,(1),[1]-422,(8). 8vo, beige car d covers. "The English think of Arthur as their own - stamped on the landscape in scores of placenames, echoed in the names of their princes even today. Yet if the English had anything to do with a historical Arthur, it was as his bitterest enemi... View more info

As the Last Leaf Fell : From Montbéliard to the Head of Saint Margaret's Bay : An Illustrated History. First Edition, Signed

By: PEART, Barbara MASON, Barbara)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Barbara Peart, Tantallon, NS, 2001, ISBN:0968919502:

Seller ID: 64654


PEART, Barbara (Mason). As the Last Leaf Fell : From Montbéliard to the Head of Saint Margaret's Bay : An Illustrated History. (Tantallon, Nova Scotia: by the author, 2001). First Printing. Printed by ePRINTit of Halifax; bound by KenMac Print Limited of Dartmouth. Pp (4),i-xxii,1-526. Illustrated throughout. Index. Tall thick 8vo, photo-illustrated brown card covers. Barbara Jean (née Mason) Peart b. May 28, 1942, Indian River. "From 1749 they arrived, wandering a... View more info

Atlantic Meeting : An account of Mr.Churchill's voyage in H.M.S. Prince of Wales, in August, 1941, and the conference with President Roosevelt which resulted in the Atlantic Charter. 1st Cdn no dj

By: MORTON, H.V. CHURCHILL, Winston ROOSEVELT, Frankl

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Reginald Saunders, Toronto, 1943,:

Seller ID: 95188


MORTON, H.V. Atlantic Meeting : An account of Mr.Churchill's voyage in H.M.S. Prince of Wales, in August, 1941, and the conference with President Roosevelt which resulted in the Atlantic Charter. Illustrated. London: Methuen & Co., Ltd./ Toronto: Reginald Saunders, [June] 1943. (Spine gives only Saunders.) Printed in the U.S.A. pp (4),v-xx,(2),1-196,(2),frontis.+ 16 pp. ofplates. 8vo, orange cloth. O'Dea 2515, Law 0258. 1st Canadian edition. The great Placentia Bay meeti... View more info

Atlantic Monthly. Volume 196, Number 5, November 1955

By: THOMAS, Dylan BRINNIN, John Malcolm MENZEL, Donald H. O'CONNOR, Frank

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1955,:

Seller ID: 85061


(MENZEL, Donald H.; THOMAS, Dylan; BRINNIN, John Malcolm; O'CONNOR, Frank).The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 196, Number 5, November 1955. Concord, N.H.: The Atlantic Monthly, 1955. Pp [1]-114. Double Column. 4to, black and blue illustrated wrappers. Includes “Other Worlds Than Ours” [astronomy] by Donald H. Menzel (pp 25-30); “Cockles, Brambles, and Fern Hill : Dylan Thomas in Wales” by John Malcolm Brinnin (pp 50-55); “The Wreath” a story by Frank O'Connor (pp 6... View more info

Australian Christian Life from 1788 : An Introduction and an Anthology. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MURRAY, Iain H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Banner of Truth Trust, Edinburgh ' Carlisle, PA, 1988, ISBN:085151524X:

Seller ID: 112592


MURRAY, Iain H. Australian Christian Life from 1788 : An Introduction and an Anthology. (Edinburgh ' Carlisle, PA) : The Banner of Truth Trust, (1988). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xviii,(2),3-357,(1), frontispiece + 16 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed red. Contents : Preface. Australia - A Word of an Introduction. Chapter 1 -The First Years. 1. Richard Johnson. 2. Letters and Journal (by Richard Jo hnson). Chapter 2 - A Spi... View more info

Australian Perspecta 1981 : A Biennial Survey of Contemporary Australasian Art

By: Art Gallery of New South Wales

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Melbourne, 1981,:

Seller ID: 105048


(Art Gallery of New South Wales). Australian Perspecta 1981 : A Biennial Survey of Contemporary Australasian Art. Art Gallery of New South Wales, 29 May – 21 June 1981. (Sydney) : AGNSW, (1981). Pp [1]-160. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated red card covers. “Australian Perspecta 1981 includes the work of some 65 invited artists, and seeks to survey the most recent, and often challenging, forms of art evolving in Australia today.” (from the Foreword by Edmund Capon). Ru... View more info