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Victorian photo album

by Ellsworth family?

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Attic Books
Published
1800s
Condition
Fair
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$125.00

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Burlington, VT?, 1800s. Hardcover. Fair. Unpaginated. 16 cm. Leather with charming impressed heart design and gold leaves. Remains of clasp. Lower spine chipped. Rear cover and spine separated. Some tears. Some photos identified in pencil. 38 b&w portrait photos, 1 illustration of an angel carrying a child, 1 small card "True happiness be thine." Two photographers are… Read more
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Britain and Continental holiday photo album

by ANONYMOUS

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Attic Books
Published
1919-1928
Condition
Very good
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$200.00

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1919-1928. Hardcover. Very good. 30 cardboard leaves. 17 x 32 cm. Approx. 400 b&w photographs and illustrations. Tan cloth hardcover. Two leaves in centre are detached. Touring Britain in the 1920s with a few excursions to the Continent. The photographer visits the Lake District, Portrush (Ireland), the beach at Cromer, Cornwall, Dartmoor, Stonehenge, Wales, Channel Islands, Bruges… Read more
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Photograph Album of Canada Atlantic Railway

by ANONYMOUS

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Attic Books
Published
August 1902
Condition
Good
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$250.00

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August 1902. Softcover. Good. 16 b&w photos, most 10 x 12 cm. In grey card cover photo album with pasted-on title card. Dampstain to front. The Canada Atlantic Railway Company (CAR) was located in Ontario, southwestern Quebec and northern Vermont. It connected Georgian Bay on Lake Huron with the northern end of Lake Champlain via Ottawa. Created… Read more
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Chatham Ontario photo album

by POOLE, E., et al

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Attic Books
Published
1800s
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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1800s. Hardcover. Good. 25 photos, mostly from Chatham, Canada West (Ontario). 10.5 cm. Attractve album with blank and gold impressing, gilt edges, and working clasps. Some ink notations on front index page and pages numbered. Photographers include E. Poole, Butler, and John Chapman of Chatham, Ontario. Album manufactured by Carlton & Porter of New York.
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Canadian Photo album

by ANONYMOUS

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Attic Books
Published
c. 1930s-1950s
Condition
Good
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$200.00

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c. 1930s-1950s. Hardcover. Good. [215 p.]. 25 cm. Over 130 b&w photos and cards. The photos in this album are not attached but merely inserted in various places, rather as though the owner hurriedly stuffed them in and always meant to come back and attach them. Instead, you can have the fun of doing it yourself. Or use… Read more
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Naval/Marine Photo Album

by ANONYMOUS

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Attic Books
Published
1945-1950
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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1945-1950. Softcover. Good. 102 p. 19 x 28 cm. Nearly 400 photos, 5 in colour. Brown album tied with brown cord. Front cover torn at top left corner. Small label bottom of inside front cover. Front pastedown has inscription "From Jack & Margaret Xmas 1945." Mainly family photos here but also some naval or marine pictures. The… Read more
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Photo of Pierre Trudeau

by The Globe and Mail

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Attic Books
Published
1968
Condition
Fine
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$250.00

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Toronto, 1968. Fine. 22 x 17 cm b&w photo. Faint stamp on rear for Globe & Mail, dated Apr. 1 1968. Signed presentation photograph inscribed "To Mrs. Miriam Hyland with kind regards P. E. Trudeau" in red felt pen on front. Prime Minister of Canada 1967-1979 and 1980-1984.
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Madeira & Italy photograph album

by ANONYMOUS

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Attic Books
Published
ca. 1900
Condition
Fair
Item Price
$400.00

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ca. 1900. Hardcover. Fair. Unpaginated album. 24 x 29 cm. 78 b&w illustrations, mostly photos, most full page. Leather covers with gold initials in bottom front corner. Edges gilt. Spine ends are worn and leaves are warped. Foxing to pages and images. Worm holes in endpapers and first three photographic leaves. Many pictures labeled, some by hand. Many… Read more
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The History of Photography: From the Camera Obscura to the beginning of the Modern Era

by GERNSHEIM, Helmut and Alison

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Attic Books
Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised and enlarged edition. Special edition for the Readers U
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$150.00

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London: Thames and Hudson, 1969. Revised and enlarged edition. Special edition for the Readers Union Group of Book Clubs. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 599 p. 30 cm. 390 b&w photos and engravings. Grey hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. A history of the photograph, from the very first photo to the increasing use of photography to record historical events as… Read more
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$150.00
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Flowers

by PENN, Irving

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Attic Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780517540749
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$150.00

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New York: Harmony Books, 1980. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 94 p. 27 cm. Beautiful colour photos of blooms. Cream cloth in pictorial dustjacket. Front flap of jacket is price-clipped but has newer label at top. Small label on front pastedown. Poppy, tulip, rose, lily, peony, orchid, begonia.
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View Book of The Alaska Highway: A Series of Views Done in Genuine Photogravure

by PELLISSIER, Raoul

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Attic Books
Published
nd
Condition
Very good
Edition
Second Edition
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$25.00

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Toronto: Intaglio Gravure Limited, nd. Second Edition. Booklet. Very good. 16 b&w photos. 16 x 23 cm. Stapled paper covers with peek-a-book front. A little soiling to front. Lettering wearing off. Includes Peace River Bridge, Squanga Lake, snow clearing, trading post at Teslin, heavy-duty grader, aerial view of public roads admin camp, etc.
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Saint Louis Photo-Art Prints

by C. Witter

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Attic Books
Published
1911
Condition
Good
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$40.00

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St. Louis, MO, 1911. Softcover. Good. Unpaginated 25 x 31 cm scrapbook. Twenty-five 15 x 25 cm photos or illustrations glued to pages. Some 15 x 21 cm illustrations have four photos. Brown paper covers tied with twine. Photo of Saint Louis statue on front cover. A few papges loose. Some chips and tears to edges. Photo… Read more
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Caribemotion: Living the Dominican Republic

by RICCO, Gian Carlo; BELLINI, Mauro Torriani; LISTRI, Massimo (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
2014
Condition
Very good
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$200.00

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Idea Books, 2014. Hardcover. Very good. Unpaginated. 36 cm in slipcase. Beautiful colour photos, many folding out. Blue cloth. Light wear to slipcase except for tear in one edge. Text in English and Italian.
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Portraits of Earth

by PATTERSON, Freeman

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Attic Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781550130300
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$30.00

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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 180 p. 30 cm. Colour photos. Beige hardcover in dustjacket. Signed by Patterson on title page.
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Camera Conversations

by Jay"

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Attic Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very good
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$40.00

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Toronto: The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1936. Hardcover. Very good/Fair. xvi, 298 p. 28 cm. B&w photos. Black cloth in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Jacket has tears, creases and chips to edges. Its front flap is missing. Offsetting to endpapers and front hinge starting to crack internally. White marks on front cover. Shelf wear to edges. Small black… Read more
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The Dance Photography of Cylla Von Tiedemann

by VON TIEDEMANN, Cylla (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780660564739
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$25.00

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National Arts Centre, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Very good +. 111 p. 31 cm. B&w photos. Black cloth in dustjacket. Faint paperclip mark and light wear at top of jacket. Foreword by Yvon DesRochers. Intro by Jack Udashkin.
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The City of Calgary, Alberta

by Linton Bros.

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Attic Books
Published
ca. 1911
Condition
Near fine
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$150.00

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Calgary, ca. 1911. Softcover. Near fine. [24 p.]. 18 x 23 cm. B&w photos. Brown card covers tied with brown cord. Only slight wear, mainly to lower spine. Occasional thumbing. Inside title "The City of Calgary, The Commercial Capital of Sunny Alberta Beautifully Portrayed." Includes the Grain Exchange, Land Titles Offices, Normal School, panoramic view from Mount… Read more
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Views of Canadian Cities: Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec, St. John, Halifax

by L. H. Nelson Co.

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Published
1905
Condition
Fair
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$35.00

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Portland, ME, 1905. Softcover. Fair. Unpaginated. 21 x 25 cm. B&w photos. Purple card covers with gold print. Discolouration to front cover along with chip in edge. Dampstains to edges of first pages. Two innermost pages are detached. Views of Toronto's Queen's Hotel, Rosedale Ravine, St. Lawrence bridges, Cape Diamond, Maison de Montcalm, winter sports, Caverhill Hall,… Read more
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Through Mountains and Canyons: The Canadian Rockies

by Wm. Notman & Son

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Attic Books
Published
nd
Condition
Fair
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$100.00

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Montreal, nd. Softcover. Fair. Unpaginated viewbook. 23 x 31 cm. B&w illustrations. Grey cover with burgundy cord. Back cover missing. Chips and tears to edges. Much thumbing. Photos of the Fraser Canyon, Mount Sir Donald, glaciers, Lower Kicking Horse Canyon, Mount Stephen, Lake Louise, Banff Springs Hotel, The Three Sisters.
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Snaps of Views of Alaska Highway

by GILES, H.

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Attic Books
Published
nd. ca. 1940s
Condition
Very good
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$125.00

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Dawson Creek, BC, nd. ca. 1940s. Booklet. Very good. 13 b&w photos in brown card covers. Some wear to edges. Brown stains on one photo. Various views of scenery along the Alaska Highway, including Muncho Lake and Trout River.
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