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Victoria, BC, 1922 Light green card cover, staple binding, 60 pages. Crease from top to bottom, crease to top free corner of front, a few smudge and small stains, inside the booklet is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to… Read more
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On Island Time

by Stewart, Hilary

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Published
1998
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First Edition
ISBN
9780295977102
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$50.00

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Vancouver / Toronto: Douglas & MacIntyre, 1998 Stewart bought a property on Quadra Island, BC and tells the story of her search for the ideal house design. "Through drawings and anecdotes, she shares her delight in discovering the small wonders of the natural world while exploring the nearby beaches, forests and lakes, gathering seaweeds, mushrooms, plants and berries." … Read more
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Canadian Geographic, October/November 1984

by Royal Canadian Geographical Society

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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$15.00

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Ottawa, ON, 1984 Some of the articles in this issue are: 'Stratford: all the city's not a stage', 'PEI's mighty spud' and 'The 'wild' sheep of the Gulf Islands' by Tom Koppel. Staple bound magazine, 90 pages. The magazine shows a light ripple to the lower part. For some international orders we will ask you… Read more
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BC Outdoors, Volume 25 - No. 2, March-April 1969

by Downs, Art (Editor)

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Published
1969
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Very Good -
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$20.00

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Cloverdale, BC, 1969 "British Columbia's largest circulation outdoor magazine" This issue contains: 'Strip Mining: Need we pay the price of Experience?', 'Backpacking: The camp you carry', 'Family fishing Vancouver Island', 'What good is a wolf?' and an article about David Conover and his life on Wallace Island with a review of his book "Once… Read more
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Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands

by Kennedy, Dorothy & Randy Bouchard

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Published
1983
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Very Good
ISBN
9780889222113
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$60.00

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Vancouver, BC: Talonbooks, 1983 "The Sliammon are a little known group of Coast Salish Indian people who live in a rugged area of British Columbia, on the northern reaches of the Strait of Georgia." This volume gives a detailed description of the history and folkways of the Sliammon people as a result of ten years of research by the… Read more
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Artifacts of the Northwest Coast Indians

by Stewart, Hilary

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Published
1981
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Very Good
ISBN
9780295954189
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$150.00

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North Vancouver, BC: Hancock House Publishers, 1981 Revised edition. This book is for everyone curious about artifacts of the Pacific Northwest Coast Indians. Richly and beautifully illustrated show the artifacts and the different techniques applied to various materials such as bone, stone, antler, and shell as well as the use and functions of these items. Illustrated soft cover,… Read more
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Living Land

by Haig-Brown, Roderick

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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$95.00

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Toronto, ON: The Macmillan Company, 1961 This special edition of "The Living Land" by Roderick Haig-Brown has been limited to 1250 copies of which this is number 305. This copy is signed by the author in the designated field of the limitation page. Beige and grey cloth, gilt decoration to front, gilt titling to spine, grey endpapers, ribbon… Read more
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Victoria Landmarks

by Castle, Geoffrey & Barry F. King

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Published
1985
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Very Good
ISBN
9780969234906
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$40.00

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Victoria, BC: G. Castle and B.F. King, 1985 It started with articles in the 'Victoria Daily Times' in 1979 and culminated in this beautifully illustrated book with hundred landmarks of Victoria, British Columbia. Illustrated soft cover, cream coloured endpapers, signed by Castle and King to ffep, unpaginated. Light edge wear. For some international orders we will ask… Read more
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Wild Coast - Volume One

by Kimantas, John

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Published
2005
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Very Good
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$85.00

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Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books, 2005 A Kayaking, Hiking and Recration Guide for North and West Vancouver Island. Kimantas gives detailed information for each region from Port Hardy to Esquimalt. Soft cover, many maps and full-colour photographs, colour markings to fore edge, 368 pages. Light sunning to spine. For some international orders we will ask you to… Read more
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BC Studies, No. 39, Autumn 1978

by Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 1978 Includes amongst others the articles "British Columbia's Anti-Nazi Germans: The Tupper Creek Refugees", "Chinese Imprints in British Columbia", "Agricultural Schooling in the Twenties". Light brown card cover with brown illustration and titling to front, 90 pages. Bump to bottom free corner. For some international orders we will ask you… Read more
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BC Studies, No. 43, Autumn 1979

by Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 1979 Includes amongst others the articles "City-Building in the Canadian West: A Case Study of Economic Growth in Early Vancouver", "The Decline of Geese and Swans on the Lower Fraser River", "The Seaforths and the Strikers: Nanaimo, August 1913". Light brown card cover with brown illustration and titling to front, 115 pages.… Read more
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Historic Shipwrecks of the West Kootenay District, British Columbia

by Pollack, John & Edward Affleck, & Wendy Bouliane

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Published
2000
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Very Good
ISBN
9780969501060
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$60.00

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Vancouver, BC: Underwater Archaeological Society of British Columbia , 2000 This report contains a brief transportation history of the area, a complete summary of the findings of the regional inventory to date, and specific details on 17 of the more significant sites and vessels. Soft cover with black and white photo to front, staple binding, black and white photographs… Read more
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Sound Heritage, Volue IV, Numbers 3 and 4

by Langlois, W.J. (Editor)

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Published
1977
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Very Good -
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Victoria, BC: Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia, 1977 Native Languages and Culture. Illustrated card cover, frontispiece, several black and white photographs, 80 pages. A few very light smudges and stains, one of the stains continues into the first page, bottom of textblock edge shows light stain as well. For some international orders we will ask… Read more
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Between Tzouhalem and Prevost: Memories of Duncan in the 1920s and '30s

by Ackinclose, Muriel Jarvis

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Published
2000
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Very Good
ISBN
9780968763605
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$30.00

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Duncan, BC: M.J. Ackinclose, 2000 Ackinclose recalls her childhood memories from growing up in Duncan, British Columbia. Illustrated soft cover, red titling to front and spine, signed by the author to title page, several black and white photographs, 104 pages plus an additional cluster of photographs and reprints of records and programs of some social events. Minor shelf… Read more
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Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia

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Published
1931
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Good
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$28.00

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Victoria, BC, 1931 Ex-Library Book. Library Binding in dark red cloth, gilt titling to spine, several fold-out maps, several black and white photographs, 408 pages. Library marking stamped on textblock, library pocket and slip to rear fep, one foldpout map of the Coalmont Colliers No. 4 Mine is torn, chipped, crease and reinforced with failing clear tape - it… Read more
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Okanaga History: 68th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society

by Okanagan Historical Society

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Published
2004
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Very Good
ISBN
9780921241768
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$20.00

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Kelowna, BC: Okanagan Historical Society, 2004 68th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society. Editor Dorothy Zoellner. Soft cover with a picture of a watercolour painting by Patrick Lang to front, illustrated with black and white photographs throughout, 240 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to… Read more
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Okanaga History: 67th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society

by Okanagan Historical Society

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Published
2003
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Very Good
ISBN
9780921241744
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Kelowna, BC: Okanagan Historical Society, 2003 67th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society. Editor Dorothy Zoellner. soft cover with a picture of Lake Kalamata to front, illustrated with black and white photographs throughout, 240 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of… Read more
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Alex Dunsmuir's Dilemma

by Audain, James

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Published
1964
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Victoria, BC: Sunnylane Publishing Company, 1964 The story of Alex Dunsmuir, coal king of San Francisco, from his boyhood in Nanaimo, BC to his troubled life in San Francisco, from Oakland where he build the famous Dunsmuir House to New York. Black cloth with green illustration to front, green titling to spine, green endpapers, a few black and white… Read more
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Beyond Ladner's Landing: Two Heritage Walks South of the Original Village

by Szychter, Gwen

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Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780968095119
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Delta, B.C., Canada: G. Szychter, 1997 Book Two in the series on Delta's heritage in which the author takes the reader beyond the original village of Ladner's Landing. From upscale residences to modest "cottages", this book continues the journey of discovery begun in "Ladner's Landing of Yesteryear." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling, staple binding, signed by author… Read more
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Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist

by Wyatt, Gary (Editor)

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Published
2000
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780295980188
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$45.00

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Vancouver, BC: Douglas & MacIntyre, 2000 Curator Gary Wyatt is the editor, Michael KewI and Peter Macnair contributed essays, the reproductions are accompanied by descriptions of their meaning as told by Susan Point to Vest Giles and Bill McLennan. llustrated, glossy soft cover with flaps, white titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by the artist to half… Read more
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