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Broken Ghosts. First Edition, Signed

By: MOORE, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Goose Lane, Fredericton, 1986,: 1986

Seller ID: 12470

ISBN: 0864920822


MOORE, Roger. Broken Ghosts. (Fredericton, New Brunswick) : Goose Lane, (1986). First Edition. Pp (8),9-69,(3). 8vo, purple & white art-illustrated cardcovers, no lettering to spine. Cover illustration by Stephen May. With mauve endpapers. "Published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books and Goose Lane Editions Ltd." Despite this assertion, it is the Goose Lane logo on the title page and rear cover. Roger Moore ( b. 1944, on the Gower Peninsula, Wales). His second collection of poems. Includes : "Auto-da-fe", "After the Storm", "Brecon Beacons", "... View more info

Called Unto Liberty! On Language and Nationalism. Multilingual Matters 97.

By: WILLIAMS, Colin H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide, 1993, ISBN:1853591971:

Seller ID: 99638


WILLIAMS, Colin H. Called Unto Liberty! On Language and Nationalism. Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide : Multilingual Matters Ltd, (1993). Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-244,(2). Figures. Tables. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Multilingual Matters 97. Contents : 1.The Call of Liberty. 2. OnNations, Nationalism and Geography. 3. The National Construction of Social Space. 4. The Question of National Congruence. 5. Wales: The Struggle for a Separate Identity. 6. New Domains of the Welsh Language: Education, Planning and the Law. 7. Quebec: Language and Nationhood. 8. Conclusion: Anticipa... View more info

Cambrian Coasters : Steam and Motor Coaster Owners of North and West Wales

By: FENTON, R. S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, Kendal, 1989, ISBN:0905617525:

Seller ID: 67020


FENTON, R. S. Cambrian Coasters : Steam and Motor Coaster Owners of North and West Wales . Kendal: World Ship Society, 1989. Pp. [1]-200. Illustrated.8vo, illustrated white card covers. An annotated list of coastwise vessels of the northwestern Welsh coast, many with illustrations, with background on their history, as well as information on the different fleets operating in the region. Vg. 40.00 View more info

Canals Book 1978

By: Canals - British

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Link House Holdings, Croyden, 1977,:

Seller ID: 80603


(Canals). The Canals Book 1978. Croyden : Link House Holdings, 1977. Pp 1-136. Illustrated. Maps. Oblong 8vo, illustrated card covers. “Pick your holiday cruise from more than 2000 miles of canals and rivers in England, Scotland and Wales!' - from the front cover. Tear to top spine, rubbed and some edgewear, a couple of loose leaves, else good to very good. 15.00 View more info

Captain Bligh : the man and his mutinies.

By: BLIGH, William KENNEDY, Gavin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Duckworth, London , 1989, ISBN:0715622315:

Seller ID: 92581


(BLIGH, William). KENNEDY, Gavin. Captain Bligh : the man and his mutinies.London : Duckworth, (1989). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),1-321,(1),+ 8 p p plates. Endpaper Maps. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine.Contents : 1. A Young Gentleman. 2. The Death of Captain Cook. 3. A Great Goodness. 4. The King's Bounty. 5. The First Setbacks. 6. The First Rumblesof Discontent. 7. Fryer's Refusal of Duty. 8. The Drunken Sot. 9. Landfall at Tahiti. 10. Troubles Ashore and Afloat. 11. Desertion, Dissent and Depa rture. 12. Passage to Mutiny. 13. Fletcher Christian. 14. Bligh's First Muti... View more info

Cardiff Docks : A Photographic History

By: BROWN, Eric OWEN-JONES, Stuart, preface]

Price: $65.00

Publisher: King Alfred Books Limited, Derby, 1990, ISBN:1872443001:

Seller ID: 98134


BROWN, Eric. Cardiff Docks : A Photographic History. [Preface by Stuart Owen-Jones. Captions and introduction by Eric Brown]. (Derby): King Alfred Books Limited, (1990). First Printing. Pp. (1),2-100. Illustrated with dozens of black and white photographs. 4to, navy blue cloth with silver lettering to front and spine. "A photographic record of incidents, people, ships and cargoes from 1880 to 1983, reflecting the industry of Cardiff Docks, a working port."- from the dust jacket. Contents: "The Docks" (pp. 7-32); "Cargoes" (pp. 33-48); "Ships" (pp. 49-68); "W... View more info

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Cathedrals, Abbeys and Churches of England and Wales : Descriptive, Historical, Pictorial. In Two Volumes

By: BONNEY, T.G., (ed.)

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Cassell & Company, Limited, 1891,: 1891

Seller ID: 46443


BONNEY, Prof. T.G., (ed.). Cathedrals, Abbeys and Churches of England and Wales : Descriptive, Historical, Pictorial. In Two Volumes. London : Cassell & Company, Limited, [1891]. Pp. 838. Both volumes with frontispiece and a total of [16] plates in the set. Many in text illustrations. Large 8vo (235 x 287 mm), pressed green cloth, decorative gilt illustration to front, floral decoration to rear board, gilt lettering to front & spine, illustration to spine, bevelled boards, all edges red speckled. Prof. Thomas George Bonney, D.Sc., LL.D., F.R.S. (b. July 27, 1833, Rugeley, St... View more info

Ceinciau'r Cymry / Melodies of the Welsh.

By: JONES, T. Gwynn (ed.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gwynne Publishing, Llangollen, LLangollen, N. Wales , 1943,:

Seller ID: 79954


JONES, T. Gwynn (ed.). Ceinciau'r Cymry / Melodies of the Welsh. (G.P.C. 8204). The Words edited by T.Gwynn Jones. The Music arranged for S.A. and Piano, or S.A.T.B., by Mansel Thomas and W.S. Gwynn Williams. LLangollen, N. Wales : Gwynne Publishing, Llangollen, n.d. Copyright 1943. Pp 16. 8vo, stapled pale green wrappers. A collection of seven Welsh airs, including the Welsh National Anthem ("Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau/The Land of My Fathers"), arranged for voice and piano. Bilingual lyrics (Welsh and English). Contents : I.Codiad Yr Ehedydd (Rising of the Lark ). II. Llwyn Onn ( The Ash Gr... View more info

Celebrities at Home. First Series. Second Series. Third Series.

By: The World

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Office of The World, London, 1877,:

Seller ID: 81624


(The World). Celebrities at Home. First Series. Second Series. Third Series. Reprinted from 'The World.' London : Office of 'The World,' 1877, 1878, 1879. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-342,(2); (2),[i]-vi,[1]-344; [i]-viii,[1]-342,(2). 8vo, blue cloth, black borders to both boards, gilt lettering to front board and spine. First Series : H.R.H. The Prince of Wales at Sandrigham. Mr. Tennyson at Haslemere. Mr. John Bright at One Ash. Mr. Gladstone at Hawarden. Mr. Henry Irving in Bons Street. The Earl of Beaconsfield at Hughenden. Mr. Spurgeon in Nightingale Lane. Mr. Lowe at Sherbrooke. The Duke of Beaufort ... View more info

Celtic Geographies : Old culture, new times.

By: HARVEY, David C., Rhys JONES, Neil McINROY, and Christine MILLIGAN (eds.).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Routledge, London and New York, 0, ISBN:0415223970:

Seller ID: 93299


HARVEY, David C., Rhys JONES, Neil McINROY, and Christine MILLIGAN (eds.). Celtic Geographies : Old culture, new times. London and New York : Routledge, (2002). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiv,1-274. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated purple card covers, lettered in white. Volume 15 in the Critical Geographiesseries. Contents : 1. Timing and Spacing Celtic Geographies. Part I: Other ing and Identity Politics. 2. Imagined Geographies of the 'Celtic Fringe' and the Cultural Construction of the 'Other' in Medieval Wales and Ireland. 3. 'Their Families Had Gone Back in Time Hundreds of Years at the Same Plac... View more info

Celtic Stories

By: THOMAS, Edward.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Humphrey Milford, Oxford , 1913,:

Seller ID: 86175


THOMAS, Edward. Celtic Stories. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, Humphrey Milford, 1913. Pp [(4),[5]-128, 8vo, pale green cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Contents : "The Boyhood of Cohoolin," "Father and Son," "The Battle of the Companions," "The Death of Cohioolin," "Deidre and Naisi," "The Palace of the Mountain Ash Trees," "The Land of Youth," "Bran andBronwen," "Kilhugh and Olwen," "The Dream of Rhonabwy," and "The Dream of Maxen." Faint waterstain to front board and fore-edge, lacking ... View more info

Century of Work for Animals : The History of the RSPCA, 1824-1924. First Edition.

By: FAIRHOLME, Edward G. and Wellesley PAIN

Price: $75.00

Publisher: John Murray, London, 1924,:

Seller ID: 110729


FAIRHOLME, Edward G. and Wellesley PAIN. A Century of Work for Animals : The History of the RSPCA, 1824-1924. London : John Murray, 1924. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xx,1-298 + portrait frontispiece + 7 plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, silver medallion decoration to front. Foreword by H.R.H. the Prince of Wales ; Introduction by Lord Lambourne ; "Compassion, An Ode" by Thomas Hardy. Chapters : 1. Sowing the Seed; 2. Richard Martin and His Act; 3. The Founder of the Society [Reverend Arthur Broome]; 4. EarlyVictories and Difficulties; 5. Bull-Baiting, Cock-Fighting, &c; 6. ... View more info

Chung Lee Loves Lobsters.

By: MacDONALD, Hugh WALES, Johnny

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Annick Press, 1992, ISBN:1550372149:

Seller ID: 74410


MacDONALD, Hugh. Chung Lee Loves Lobsters. Illustrated by Johnny Wales. Toronto: Annick Press, (1992). Pp. [24], unpaginated. Square 8vo, cream, ill. card covers. The story of a young boy who lives in Charlottetown and his fascination with a Chinese man who likes to cook and eat lobster. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Chung Lee Loves Lobsters. signed

By: MacDONALD, Hugh WALES, Johnny

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annick Press, 1992, ISBN:1550372149:

Seller ID: 61741


MacDONALD, Hugh. Chung Lee Loves Lobsters. Illustrated by Johnny Wales. Toronto: Annick Press, (1992). Pp. [24], unpaginated. Square 8vo, cream, ill. card covers. The story of a young boy who lives in Charlottetown and his fascination with a Chinese man who likes to cook and eat lobster. Vg. Signed by the author on the ffep. 10.00 View more info

Church Politics and Education in Canada : The P.E.I. Experience

By: MacKINNON, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Detselig Enterprises, Calgary, 1995, ISBN:1550591045:

Seller ID: 21169


MacKINNON, Frank. Church Politics and Education in Canada : The P.E.I. Experience. Calgary : Detselig Enterprises, (1995). First Printing. Pp (8),9-144. 8vo, red and blue card covers. “Church Politics and Education In Canada reveals the problems that arise from systems that interfere with the democratic process and flourish on secrecy and patronage. The problem in Canada, as author Frank MacKinnon explains, is not the system, but bad management of it. An example is the smallest province of Canada, Prince Edward Island, which has the largest government sand church bureaucracies per capita in ... View more info

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Churchill and Sea Power. Second Printing in dustjacket, Signed.

By: BELL, Christopher M. CHURCHILL, Winston S.).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013, ISBN:9780199693573: 2013

Seller ID: 109912

ISBN: 0199693579


(CHURCHILL, Winston S.). BELL, Christopher M. Churchill and Sea Power. (Oxford) : Oxford University Press, (2013). Second Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-429,(3) + a 16-page central section of b&w photos. With some maps in the text. 8vo (158 x 241 mm), black cloth, with silver letteirng to spine. Christopher Bell (b. July 27, 1966, Winnipeg, Manitoba), a professor of history at Dalhousie University, Halifax at the time of publication. "'Churchill and Sea Power' is the first major study of Winston Churchill's record as a naval strategist and his impact as th... View more info

Churchills : A Family Portrait.

By: LEE, Celia. CHURCHILL, Winston) LEE, John.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2010, ISBN:9780230618107:

Seller ID: 109081


LEE, Celia and John Lee. The Churchills : A Family Portrait. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, (2010). Pp. (10), 3-272 + [8] p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth with gilt spine titles. "Winston Churchill is arguably the most famous Briton, but a shroud of mystery still surrounds him and his family. Myths propagated by Winston's political enemies persist to this day, yetthe truth is just as compelling: Winston's mother, Jennie, had a secret af fair with the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) and her spendthrift habits devastated the family's reputation; his younger brother Jack has ... View more info

City, Port and District of Cardiff : An Illustrated Handbook for Visitors

By: CARDIFF]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Western Mail and Echo Limited, Cardiff, 1933,:

Seller ID: 54216


[CARDIFF]. The City, Port and District of Cardiff : An Illustrated Handbookfor Visitors. Edited by the Development Agent. Cardiff: Issued under the a uspices of the Development Committee of the Cardiff City Council by WesternMail and Echo Limited, 1933. Eighth Edition. Pp. 118. Illustrated. 4to, bl ue card covers with gilt illustration of the port to front. A pictorial look at the Welsh city's history and architechture, with significant sections dedicated to the port region and docks. Lightly rubbed, spine slightly faded, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Colin McCahon : A Question of Faith. First Edition, softcover

By: BLOEM, Marja, and Martin BROWNE BROWNE, Msrtin McCAHON, Colin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stedelijk Museum / Craig Potton Publishing, Amsterdam, 2002, ISBN:0908802919:

Seller ID: 106782


BLOEM, Marja, and Martin BROWNE. Colin McCahon : A Question of Faith. Amsterdam : Stedelijk Museum / (Nelson, N.Z.) : Craig Potton Publishing, (2002).First Edition. Pp (5),6-271,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, illustrated whit e card covers, French flaps. "This publication accompanies the exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam 30 August-10 November 2002, travelling to City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand; Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; and Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, during 2002-2004." (from the copyrig... View more info

Collected Letters of Dylan Thomas. 1st Cdn in dj

By: THOMAS, Dylan FERRIS, Paul (ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1985,:

Seller ID: 45797


THOMAS, Dylan. The Collected Letters of Dylan Thomas. Edited by Paul ferris. Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, (1985). First Canadian Edition. Pp. 982. Port. frontis. 8vo, navy cloth. Vg in dj. 45.00 View more info