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The Magpie A Novel of Post-War Disillusionment 1923

By: Durkin, Douglas & Peter E. Rider (Intro)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Seller ID: 35499

ISBN: 0802062466

Condition: Very Good


Heritage; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Soundly bound and clean; no marks. Light shelf wear to cover edges; spine just very slightly shelf cocked. VG View more info

Beyond Nootka A Historical Perspective of Vancouver Island Mountains

By: Elms, Lindsay J

Price: $55.00

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, Misthorn Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16239

ISBN: 0968015905

Condition: Very Good+


4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages; [SIGNED] 1996 Misthorn Press. Oversize paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright clean copy; signed by the author on the title page. Profusely illustrated with period and modern photographs. Light shelf evidence to cover edges, a mild stress crease lower corner of front cover. Solid and neat. Signed copy. VG to VG+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Author View more info

Bubbles We Buy

By: Jones, Alice

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Herbert B. Turner & Co: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30623

Condition: Good+


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 409 pages; HC soundly bound in original ribbed blue cloth with decorative pictorial title design in white to cover and spine. Uncommon 1st edition of this Canadian author's novel. Though soundly bound, this copy was exposed to a spill or leak event, with only minimal evidence to cloth covers - mild run of the cream color used for the cover pictorial design - but a damp "tide" line along the front third of the entire text block. Light... View more info

The Log House , Or Adventures in Canada

By: Kingston, William Henry Giles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Company: 1876

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 19297

Condition: Very Good-


Engravings; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 162 pages; No date given [circa 1876, by dated inscription to front flyleaf] D. Lothrop & Co. , Boston. 16mo in publisher's brown cloth with ornate border decoration in black and a small, titled, color lithograph illustration of a child mounted to the center of the cover. Spine unlettered, apparently as issued. Binding sound and contents complete. Illustrated with a tissue guarded frontis engraving and two engraved plates. 6 pages ... View more info

Sons of the Mounted Police

By: Longstreth, T. Morris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1928

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35346

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Photographs; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 257 pages; Snugly bound in original red cloth with title desing boldly in black to cover and spine. Cloth lightly crimped at spine ends with just light shelf rubbing to edges. Front blank removed, probably to remove prior ownership. Pictorial maps endpages bright and complete.Illustrated with b&w photographs printed on glossy stock. VG- View more info

Essays in Politics

By: Macphail, Andrew

Price: $39.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18750

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 301 pages; In publisher's burgundy cloth with title lettering and ruling in gilt. Top edge gilt. Binding sound and snug; cloth external slightly dulled and lightly shelf soiled. Foxing of light to moderate intensity scattered though text; no marks. VG- View more info

Field and Farm Yard

By: Marshall, Duncan

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Canada, Imperial Oil Limited: 1930

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 32188

Condition: Good+


Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 226 pages; HC in brick red cloth with titles in gilt to spine. 2nd printing. Snugly bound and neat. Ex-library indications with ink stamps to front endpages. Illustrated with photographs. Tight clean copy; no marks. Typed note laid in at front relates that this among other books was printed for J. I. Case agricultural company. Uncommon. VG- View more info

Les Champs Et Le Ferme

By: Marshall, Duncan

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Canada, Imperial Oil Limited: 1930

Seller ID: 32189

Condition: Good+


Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 301 pages; HC in brick red cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Snugly bound and neat. Ex-library indications with ink stamps to front endpages. Illustrated with photographs. Tight clean copy; no marks. Frnch language edition. Uncommon. VG- View more info

Agriculture Au Canada

By: Marshall, Duncan MacLean & Robert Raynauld (Trans)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brantford, Ontario, Cockshutt Plow Company: 1946

Seller ID: 32187

Condition: Good+


Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 231 pages; HC in brick red cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Snugly bound and neat. Ex-library indications with ink stamps to front endpages. Illustrated with photographs. Tight clean copy; no marks. Published "for the purpose of assisting Returned Veterans from WWII in their settlements on the Land". This edition in French. VG- View more info

Maddened by Mystery; A Casebook of Canadian Detective Fiction

By: Richardson, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35359

ISBN: 0886190223

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; Snugly bound and neat in original pictorial dust jacket. Light shelf evidence to jacket edges and a whisper of sunning to the spine edge. Handsome neat copy. NF/VG+ View more info

Crystal Beach - the Good Old Days

By: Rossi, Erno

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Seventy Seven Publishing: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 34103

ISBN: 0920926045

Condition: Near Fine


Color ; B&W photos; facsimiles; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy color illustrated covers. Bright, tight and fresh. Feels and appears unread. Just superficial shelf evidence to cover edges. Profusely illustrated with period photographs and facsimiles in color and b/w. NF View more info

Bloody York Tales of Mayhem, Murder and Mystery in Toronto

By: Skene-Melvin, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Simon & Pierre: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35356

ISBN: 0889242739

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages; [SIGNED] 1996 Simon & Pierre. Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Inscribed by the editor to one of the contributors, James Powell, whose story is printed in the collection. Bright fresh copy feels and appears just about as new. NF; Signed by Editor View more info

Band Organization Of The Peel River Kutchin

By: Slobodin, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottowa, Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Canada: 1962

Seller ID: 26533

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photography and Illustrations; 95 pages; Paperback in title lettered covers. Tight neat and clean. Expected toning at edges of text pages. Previous owner's name penned neatly to top of front cover. Illustrated with historical photographs and a fold out map. Feels and appears unread. VG+ View more info

Readings in Ontario Genealogical Sources

By: Wilson, Don (compiled by)

Price: $9.85

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Conference On Ontaior Genealogical Sources: 1979

Seller ID: 18812

Condition: Very Good


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 294 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy title lettered covers. A neat, solid copy. Prior owner's price penned neatly to top corner of title page. Moderate creasing to the covers. Spine a little toned; prior owner's typed title label to unlettered spine. VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info