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European Models of Bilingual Education. Multilingual Matters 92.

By: BEARDSMORE, Hugo Baetens (ed.). BYRAM, Michael LEBRUN, Nathalie GERBAULT, Jeannine

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide , 1993, ISBN:1853591823:

Seller ID: 99371


BEARDSMORE, Hugo Baetens (ed.). European Models of Bilingual Education. Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide : Multilingual Matters Ltd, (1993). Pp[i]-vi,1-205,(5). Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Multilingual M atters 92. Contents : 1. Bilingual Education in Wales (by Colin Baker). 2. Catalan and Basque Immersion Programmes (by Josep Maria Artigal). 3. Bilingual or Bicultural Education and the Case of the German Minority in Denmark (by Michael Byram). 4. The Problem of Pedagogy versus Ideology: The Case ofa Danish-German Bilingual School-Type (by Bent Sondergaard). 5. The Bicult ... View more info

Evan Thomas Radcliffe : A Cardiff Shipowning Company

By: JENKINS, J.Geraint

Price: $35.00

Publisher: National Museum of Wales / Amgueddfa Cymru, Cardiff, 1982, ISBN:0720002478:

Seller ID: 28541


JENKINS, J.Geraint. Evan Thomas Radcliffe : A Cardiff Shipowning Company. Cardiff: National Museum of Wales, 1982. Pp (4),5-92. Illustrated. 8vo, cardcovers. Sections: The Coal Metropolis; Cardiff Shipowners; Evan Thomas and Henry Radcliffe; Setting Up the Company; The Early Years; The Black Sea Tr ade; The 1914-18 War; Post-War Depression; Henry and Daniel Radcliffe; New Investments; Ships' Crews; Lists of Crews (random samples); The Second World War; Evan Thomas Radcliffe [ship list, pp.77-92]. With references. Vg. 35.00 View more info

Explorers and Colonies : America, 1500-1625. First Edition in dustjacket

By: QUINN, David B.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hambledon Press, London and Ronceverte, 1990, ISBN:1852850248:

Seller ID: 114171


QUINN, David B. Explorers and Colonies : America, 1500-1625. London and Ronceverte : The Hambledon Press, (1990). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xii,[1]-449,(7),+ 8 pp plates. Text Illustrations. Index. 8vo, purple cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Very good in dustjacket. 60.00 "David B. Quinn's work has made him a pre-eminent authority on the early history of the discovery and colonisation of America. Of his many books The Roanoke Voyages, 1584-1590 (1955) and North America from Earliest Discovery to First Settlements (1977)are probably the best known. Much of his work has appeared in articles ... View more info

Facing Death, or, The Hero of the Vaughan Pit : A Tale of the Coal Mines

By: HENTY, G. A. BROWNE, Gordon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son, Ltd., London, 0,:

Seller ID: 63790


HENTY, G. A. Facing Death, or, The Hero of the Vaughan Pit : A Tale of the Coal Mines ; illustrated by Gordon Browne. L.: Blackie & Son, Ltd., [n.d. -ca. late 1920s/early 1930s]. Pp. (1)-304, including frontis., + 7 p. of pl ates. 8vo, illustrated blue cloth with yellow lettering to front and spine.Cover illustration is of a boy in a miner's uniform, holding a lantern and a pick-axe, while the spine illustration is of the same boy rapelling. Ver y minor bumping to spine ends, top edge lightly spotted, else a vg, bright copy. 40.00 View more info

Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland. Second Edition, Corrected. in dustjacket

By: SEARY, E.R. Lynch, Sheila M.P. KIRWIN, William J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, 1998, ISBN:0773517820:

Seller ID: 101830


SEARY, E.R. Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland. With the assistanceof Sheila M.P. Lynch. Corrected Edition edited by William J. Kirwin. St.Jo hn's, Newfoundland : J.R. Smallwood Centre for Newfoundland Studies, Memorial University of Newfoundland / Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1998). Corrected (Second) Edition. Pp (8),[9]-573,(5). Double Column. 4to, green cloth, black lettering to spine. "In an extensive introduction E.R.Seary discusses the historic and linguistic origins of Newfoundland surnames and their cultural sources - notably English, Welsh, Irish... View more info

Federalism in Canada and Australia : The Early Years. no dj.

By: HODGINS, Bruce W., Don WRIGHT and W.H. HEICK, eds. EDDY, J.J. TONER, Peter M. PRYCE, Kenneth G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wilfred Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ont., 1978, ISBN:0889200610:

Seller ID: 36163


HODGINS, Bruce W., Don WRIGHT and W.H. HEICK, eds. Federalism in Canada andAustralia : The Early Years. (Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfred Laurier University P ress, 1978). Pp [i]-xiv,[1]-318,(4). Maps. Index. 8vo, light blue cloth, blue lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Introduction : 1. The Plans of Mice and Men (by Bruce W. Hodgins). Canada : 2, Localism and Federalism in Upper Canada to 1865 (by Elwood H. Jones). 3. The Canadian Political Elite's Attitudes Toward the Nature of the Plan of Union (by Bruce W. Hodgins). 4. Federalism and the Politics of Ontario, 1867-80 (by Bruce W. Hodgin... View more info

Few Flowers for Shiner. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LLEWELLYN, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company, New York, 1950,:

Seller ID: 16191


LLEWELLYN, Richard. A Few Flowers for Shiner. New York : Macmillan Company,1950. Pp 398. For Richard Dafydd Vivian Llewellyn Lloyd (? December 1906 - 30 November 1983) see DNB 1981-1985, pp.246-7. War War II era novel about the Italian adventures of an Englishman, viz Snowy, the cockney truck driver and his truck, Rosie, , in Italy. Very good in dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Film Script of Twenty Years A-Growing. No dj

By: THOMAS, Dylan O'SULLIVAN, Maurice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1964,:

Seller ID: 5925


THOMAS, Dylan. A Film Script of Twenty Years A-Growing, from the story by Maurice O'Sullivan. L.: (1964). Name, ow fine. 20.00 View more info

First Report of the Commissioners - bound with - Second Report of ... - bound with - Final Report of ...

By: Royal Commission on University Education in Wales)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1917,:

Seller ID: 45961


(Royal Commission on University Education in Wales). First Report of the Commissioners. - bound with - Second Report of the Commissioners. - bound with - Final Report of the Commissioners London : His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1917. Pp 328; 374; 106 + 259. Folio, blue cloth. Ex-library (bookplate, blindstamp), else a very nice copy. 150.00 View more info

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Five New Brunswick Poets : Elizabeth Brewster, Fred Cogswell, Robert Gibbs,Alden Nowlan, Kay Smith

By: NOWLAN, Alden) BREWSTER, Elizabeth COGSWELL, Fred GIBBS, Robert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead, Fredericton, 0,:

Seller ID: 12657


(NOWLAN, Alden). Five New Brunswick Poets : Elizabeth Brewster, Fred Cogswell, Robert Gibbs, Alden Nowlan, Kay Smith. Fredericton : The Fiddlehead, n.d. Limited to 500 Copies. 8vo, card covers. Contents : Elizabeth Brewster :Dream Landscape; Two Dreams I; Two Dreams II; If I Could Escape...; If I C ould Walk OutInto the Cold Coutry; Dream; Fairy Tale; The Two Helens; Mrs. Perdita Robinson and the Prince of Wales; The Octopus; Poem; The Idiot; Death by Drowning; Truth; Passage of Summer. Fred Cogswell : The Mask; The Reed; Soirée; Marathon Dancers; The Man-Worm; The Garden; Mood-Piece; The Lig... View more info

Five Seasons I II III IV V : selected poems and essays.

By: JOHN, Godfrey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Foursquare Press, Cambridge, MA , 1977, ISBN:0930616006:

Seller ID: 81484


JOHN, Godfrey. Five Seasons I II III IV V : selected poems and essays. Cambridge, MA : Foursquare Press, (1977). First Trade Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xvii,(3),1-219,(1). 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, green marbled endpapers. “Welsh-born Canadian citizen and graduate of Cambridge University, England, Christian theologian, poet, and essayist. Recipient of a first award, Aacademy of America Poets. Before settling in Canada, Mr. John served his church visiting universities in Canada, USA, and Great Britain. “ - fromthe dj. A special signed edition. Fading to edges of cloth, spottinmg t... View more info

Follies & Grottoes. Later printing of the Second Edition, in dustjacket.

By: JONES, Barbara

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Constable, London, 1989, ISBN:0094593507:

Seller ID: 103584


JONES, Barbara. Follies & Grottoes. London: Constable, (1989). Third Printing of the Second revised and enlarged Edition. Pp. (8),[ix]-xvii,(3),[1]-459,(1). Illustrated in black and white. Large 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. "In the eighteenth century the British Isles were captivated by a craze for folly-building, and no gentleman's estate was complete without an eye-catcher, sham ruin, prospect tower, hermitage, pagoda or grotto. A duke might have a complete set. To have no eccentricities in the park was itself an eccentricity. Some follies have been destr... View more info

Former Naval Person : Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CHURCHILL, Winston S.). GRETTON, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 16600


(CHURCHILL, Winston S.). GRETTON, Peter. Former Naval Person : Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy. London : Cassell, (1968). First Printing. Pp. (14),1-338 + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gold lettering to spine. Law 0656. "The only weapon with which we can expect to cope with great nations is the Navy. I confess I do trust the Navy...' These words, spoken by Winston Churchill in the Spring of 1901, could equally well have dated from any stage of his long and momentous parliamentary career. Not only did he trust the Royal Navy in war; he saw it as an endu... View more info

Foundation of Australia (1786-1800) : A Study in English Criminal Practice and Penal Colonisation in the Eighteenth Century.

By: O'BRIEN, Eris.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sheed & Ward, London, 1937,:

Seller ID: 26116


O'BRIEN, Eris. The Foundation of Australia (1786-1800) : A Study in EnglishCriminal Practice and Penal Colonisation in the Eighteenth Century. London : Sheed & Ward, (1937). Pp 432. 8vo, olive cloth. Eris Michael O'Brien (b, September 20, 1895, Condobolin, New South Wales - d. February 28, 1974, Ri chmond, New South Wales) Cloth lightly rubbed, else very good. 60.00 View more info

France & Flanders : Four Years Experience Told in Poem & Story

By: BRINDLE, Sapper Walter.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: S.K. Smith, Sackville, NB, 1919,:

Seller ID: 12435


BRINDLE, Sapper W[alter]. France & Flanders : Four Years Experience Told in Poem & Story. With Souvenir Photographs of the Visit of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales to St.John, New Brunswick, August 15, 1919. St.John, N.B.: S.K. Smith, (1919). Pp (16),1-84,(4),frontispiece + 7 plates, all with captioned tissue guards. 8vo, green cloth with black decoration and lettering to front board, blank spine. Title page has the ampersand, while the front cover has France and Flanders Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 396, Watters p.25, Rhodenizer ... View more info

France & Flanders : Four Years Experience Told in Poem & Story. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BRINDLE, Sapper Walter.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: S.K. Smith, Sackville, NB, 1919,:

Seller ID: 109082


BRINDLE, Sapper W[alter]. France & Flanders : Four Years Experience Told inPoem & Story. With Souvenir Photographs of the Visit of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales to St. John, New Brunswick, August 15, 1919. St.John, N.B.: S.K. Smith, (1919). First Edition. Pp (16),1-84,(4), frontispiece + 7 plates, allwith captioned tissue guards. 8vo, green cloth with black decoration and l ettering to front board, blank spine. Title page has the ampersand, while the front cover and the dustjacket have France and Flanders Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 396, Watters p.25, R... View more info

Freedom of the Seas

By: WISE, Bernhard R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Darling & Son, 1915,:

Seller ID: 19619


WISE, Bernhard R. The Freedom of the Seas. L.: Darling & Son, 1915. Pp 10. 8vo, grey stapled printed wrappers. A short report written by the Agent-General for New South Wales in London. Vg. 30.00 View more info

From Armstrong to Nuffield : Studies in twentieth-century science educationin England and Wales. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: JENKINS, E.W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: John Murray, London, 1979, ISBN:0719535859:

Seller ID: 102204


JENKINS, E.W. From Armstrong to Nuffield : Studies in twentieth-century science education in England and Wales. London: John Murray, (1979). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-viii,(2),[1]-318. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "An exploration of some of the compelx factors which have shaped school and science curricula in England and Wales since 1900 examining, in historical context, fundamental problems relating to the educational function of science. So may of the issues are similar to the problemswe face today that a claim for contemporary relevance is well sustained... View more info

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From the Land of Lost Content. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BARBER, Noel DALAI LAMA

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 26229


BARBER, Noel. From the Land of Lost Content : The Dalai Lama's fight for Tibet. London : Collins, 1969. First Edition. Pp (10),11-224. With one map in the text . 8vo, reddish cloth, gilt lettering in black field to spine. With map end-papers. Noel Barber (b. September 9, 1909, Flintshire, Wales – d. July 10, 1988, London). "From the Land of Lost Content may well be the last book to describe the Tibet of Old - that remote and romantic land before ten years of Chinese oppression drove the inhabitants to revolt and the Dalai Lama to exile. In 1959, on T... View more info

Future of the Individual

By: KERR, A.E. Samuel Robertson Memorial Lecture Dalhousie Review, offprint 1950

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1950,:

Seller ID: 8017


KERR, A.E., d.d. The Future of the Individual. Reprinted from The DalhousieReview, July 1950. The Samuel Robertson Memorial Lecture. Charlottetown, P rince of Wales College, n.d. Pp [3]-17,(1). 8vo, card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info