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The Library Book: An Overdue History of the Ottawa Public Library 1906-2001

by JENKINS, Phil

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Published
2002
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Near fine
ISBN
9781894867023
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Ottawa: Ottawa Public Library, 2002. Softcover. Near fine. 150 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover.
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The Star-Born

by WILLIAMSON, Henry; ELDRIDGE, Mildred (illus.)

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Published
1948
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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London: Faber and Faber, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 202 p. 21 cm. B&w lithographs and line drawings by Eldridge. Lavender cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Light soiling to jacket. Front flap of jacket is price clipped.
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Beautiful Joe

by SAUNDERS, Marshall

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Published
1934
Condition
Very good
Edition
New and revised edition
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$75.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1934. New and revised edition. Very good/Very good. x, 266 p. 22 cm. B&w line drawings. Red cloth in pictorial dustjacket. Top removed from half title although printed portion intact. Jacket has some tears to edges and a bit of soiling to rear. Signed by author on front free endpaper.
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Between

by PETROU, Laurie

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Published
2006
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Near fine
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Toronto: Pedlar Press, 2006. Softcover. Near fine. 83 p. 22 cm. Softcover.
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Survey of Archival Holdings in Canadian Repositories

by Canadian Council of Archives

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Published
1991
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Ottawa: Canadian Council of Archives, 1991. Softcover. Very good. 26 p. in each direction. 28 cm. Staplebound softcover. Label on front cover. Ink stamp on p. 1.
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The Chester Beatty Library, Dublin

by Hodges Figgis & Co.

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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Dublin: Hodges Figgis & Co., 1967. Softcover. Good. 35 p. 24 cm. 12 plates, 4 in colour. Also a b&w photo of Beatty and a tipped-in colour illustration of the library building. Staplebound softcover. Some soiling to white exterior. Former owner's label on first page.
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Library Planning Bookstacks and Shelving, with contributions from the architects' and librarians' points of view

by Snead and Co.

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Published
1915
Condition
ex library-fair
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$35.00

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Jersey City, NJ: The Snead & Company Iron Works, 1915. Hardcover. ex library-fair. 271 p. 31 cm. B&w photos and plans. Grey cloth with blank impressing and gold print. Ex library with label on lower spine, labels and ink stamps on endpapers, blind stamp on title page, ink stamps on pages. Pages 125-139 loosening. Ink stamp is for… Read more
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Becoming a Trusted Digital Repository

by MARKS, Steve; SHALLCROSS, Michael (ed.)

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Published
2015
Condition
New
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Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2015. Paperback. New. Trends in Archives Practice Module 8. xxv, 68 p. 23 cm. Paperback. Includes a case study of the Universitiy Archives, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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Imagining Archives: Essays & Reflections

by TAYLOR, Hugh A.; COOK, Terry & DODDS, Gordon (eds.)

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780810847712
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$40.00

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Lanham, Maryland: Society of American Archivists and Association of Canadian Archivists in association with The Scarecrow Press, 2003. Paperback. Fine. x, 254 p. 23 cm. 1 b&w photo. Paperback. Signed by author Dodds on title page and on inserted note. Taylor's topics include: archives in Britain and Canada; the discipline of history and the education of the… Read more
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A Catalogue of the Library of the London Institution

by The London Institution

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Published
1813
Condition
Poor
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London: Printed by Richard Taylor and Co, 1813. Disbound. Poor. Pages 9-750 present. 23 cm. Disbound with text block divided into two parts. Title page and first pages to p. 8 missing. From our As Is shelf. Some dampstains, mainly first and last pages. Remnants of label on spine.
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The Manchester Public Libraries Reference Library Subject Catalogue Section 094 Private Press Books Parts I and II

by HORROCKS, Sidney (ed.)

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Published
1959-1960
Condition
Ex library-fair
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Manchester: Libraries Committee, 1959-1960. Paperback. Ex library-fair. 2 vols.: [6], 84, VIII; [6], 87, XIII p. 24 cm. Paperbacks. Ex-lib with labels on front, pockets inside front and rear covers, labels and blind stamps on title pages. Tears in spine ends. Second volume's covers detached.
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The English, Scotch and Irish Historical Libraries

by NICHOLSON, William

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Published
1736
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd Edition
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$200.00

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London: G. Strahan et al, 1736. 3rd Edition. Leather Bound. Good. Various paginations. 35 cm. Half leather raised bands. Spine tail chipped, corners bumped. Front hinge loose but intact. Bookplate for "Joseph Y. Jeanes, Philadelphia" on front pastedown. Label residue below. Moderate foxing, staining and thumbing. Pencil notes p. 35-39 of part one. Small hole p. 113 in… Read more
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Report Upon Public Libraries, Literary and Scientific Institutions, etc. of the Province of Ontario for the Year 1912

by NURSEY, Walter R.

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Published
1913
Condition
Ex library-good
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Toronto: L. K. Cameron, 1913. Hardcover. Ex library-good. Pages 575-700. 25 cm. Over 20 b&w illustrations including floor plans of seven Ontario libraries. Blue cloth hardcover with gold lettering and blank impressing. Minor wear. Front endpapers have library stamps and labels. Appendix V to the Report of the Minister of Education for the Year 1912. Descriptions of public… Read more
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American Library Development 1600-1899

by STONE, Elizabeth W.

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Published
1977
Condition
ex library-very good
ISBN
9780824204181
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$45.00

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New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1977. Hardcover. ex library-very good. xii, 367 p. 22 x 29 cm blue & grey cloth hardcover binding with gold letteirng on spine and front board. Ex library with label residue on lower spine and covers, labels and ink marks on front endpapers, blind stamp on title page. Corners bumped. … Read more
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Memoirs of Libraries. Including a Handbook of Library Economy. Vols. 1 & 2

by EDWARDS, Edward

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Published
nd
Condition
Ex-Library-good
Edition
Reprint
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$100.00

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New York: Burt Franklin, nd. Reprint. Cloth Bound. Ex-Library-good. First published in London in 1859. 2 vols.: xxviii, 841; xxxvii, 1104 p. 26 cm. Vol. 1 has 8 plates, frontispiece and small in-text map. 53 plates and plans & tables in vol. 2, some of which fold out. Red cloth hardcovers. Hinges cracked internally and are tender. Ex… Read more
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Alphabetical Catalogue of the Library of Parliament

by Library of Parliament

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Published
1867
Condition
Good +
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Ottawa: G. E. Desbarats, 1867. Three-Quarter Leather. Good +. 496 p. 26 cm. Half green leather with pebbled cloth. Reads 1868 on spine. Chipped spine ends, cracked upper front hinge, corners worn. Owner's signature on front free endpaper. Title continues: "Being an Index to Classified Catalogues Printed in 1857, 1858, 1864 and to the Books and Pamphlets… Read more
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Private Libraries in Creole Saint Louis

by MCDERMOTT, John Francis

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Attic Books
Published
1938
Condition
Ex library-good
Edition
First Edition
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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press; Institut Francais de Washington , 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex library-good. xii, 186 p. 26 cm. Hardcover. Top edge of cloth sunned. Ex library with label on lower spine, labels and envelopes on endpapers, blind stamp on title page, ink stamp on p. 69. Libraries listed by owner, with biographical description and catalogue.… Read more
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History of Public Libraries in Great Britain 1845-1975

by KELLY, Thomas

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Attic Books
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780853652397
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$40.00

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London: The Library Association, 1977. Second Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. xiii, 582 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations. Brown cloth hardcover in dustjacket.
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