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White and the Gold, The - The French Regime in Canada

By Costain, Thomas B.

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1954 This handsome volume is a signed, limited edition (#174 of 250) with the addition of an actual page from the original working manuscript of "The White and the Gold". Blue leather with bevelled edges, gilt titling on white spine label, white and gilt decoration and border on spine, top edge of textblock is gilt, other edges are untrimmed, decorated end papers, clear plastic dust jacket. Small smudge to dedication page. Plastic dust jacket missing bottom part to front and a few small pieces at top of spine. Pictures available upon request. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Limited/First Edition. Full-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$225.00

Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Rush
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Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Rush

By Berton, Pierre

Toronto, ON: Macmillan, 1954 Title in the "New Historical Series for Young People" of "Great Stories of Canada" This is the full story of the Klondike gold rush from 1896, when gold was discovered, to 1899, when the Nome rush began and the Klondkie rush ended. Amber coloured cloth with blue titling to front and spine, illustrated endpapers, beautifully illustrated by Duncan MacPherson, 147 pages. A two and half inch of tape to ffep, minimal markings. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine, some edge wear with a bit of chipping to top of spine. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. Illus. by Macpherson, Duncan. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$38.00

Canadian Geographic, October/November 1984
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Canadian Geographic, October/November 1984

By Royal Canadian Geographical Society

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 to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Paper Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

F.L.Q. The Anatomy of an Underground Movement
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F.L.Q. The Anatomy of an Underground Movement

By Fournier, Louis

Toronto: NC Press Limited, 1984 Translated by Edward Baxter. The history of the Quebec independence movement ( Front de liberation du Quebec ) from 1960 to 1980 in the context of international events. Glossy soft cover with red titling to front and spine, 373 pages. Sunning to spine which fades into the front cover, a few dark spots to textblock edge, previous owner's stamp to half title, original price sticker to back. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Feeding The Vikings
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Feeding The Vikings

By Kilmer, Martin F. & Peter J. Scott

Ottawa, ON: Legas Publishing, 2003 Conscious of the fragile ecosystem of Northern Newfoundland Kilmer describes the wild edible plants of the region which the Vikings most likely used for their survival. Glossy soft cover, richly illustrated throughout with full-colour photographs, 198 pages. Light shelf wear and light sunning to spine. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover overweight packages, or international tracking and insurance, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

Black Islanders: Prince Edward Island\'s Historical Black Community
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Black Islanders: Prince Edward Island's Historical Black Community

By Hornby, Jim

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island: Institute of Island Studies, 1991 The history of the black community of Prince Edward Island is very little known. Once there lived a significant number of black people in Charlottetown, but today there is little visible trace left. This volume is the third in a series of occasionally publications to be produced by the Institute of Island Studies and retraces the history of 'Black Islanders'. Grey soft cover, blue titling to front, black titling to spine, several black and white illustrations, 116 pages. Light shelf wear, minor crease to top free corner to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D\'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley
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Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley

By Campbell, Robert M.

1999 Perspectives on Timothy Findley - October 1997 at Trent University a Timothy Findley conference was held uniting many writers in their representation of Findley as a source of creative inspiration and mentorship through their poems and remembrances. Glossy purple soft cover with white titling to front and spine, 194 pages. Light shelf wear. Perspectives on Timothy Findley Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

James Cook in Newfoundland 1762-1767
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James Cook in Newfoundland 1762-1767

By Whiteley, William H.

Newfoundland Historical Society, 1975 Newfoundland Historical Society: Pamphlet Number 3. Card cover with green illustration and titling, staple binding, a cluster of black and white illustrations, 31 pages. Mild sunning to top of front cover, a few light smudges to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Country Churchyards / Eglises De Campagne
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Country Churchyards / Eglises De Campagne

By Beck, Boyde

The Prince Edward Island Museum & Heritage, 2002 Historic churches of Prince Edward Island / Eglises historiques de l'ile-du-Prince-Edouard. Illustrated card cover, staple binding, illustrated throughout plus postcards of the churches inside, 32 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature
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Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature

By Atwood, Margaret

Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1995 Clarendon Lectures in English Literature 1991. 'Strange Things' explores a part of the imaginative landscape. Atwood focuses on the imaginative mystique of the wilderness of Canada. Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, 126 pages. Light shelf wear, a small light brown spot to fore edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

This Army Vol. 2
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This Army Vol. 2

By Coughlin, Bing

Rome, Italy: No. 2 Canadian Public Relations Group, 1945 Another Maple Leaf Album. A portfolio of cartoons drawn on the Italian battle front especially for The Maple Leaf, Canadian Army newspaper. Cartoons reprinted from "The Maple Leaf". Used by original owner as a kind of autograph album - contains about 50 signatures followed by home towns. Illustrated card cover, red titling to front, 63 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Yesterday\'s Memories
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Yesterday's Memories

By McCaugherty, Irene E.

Fort Macleod, AB Published circa 1988. The booklet starts with a short autobiography of Irene E. McCaugherty, followed by reproductions of her paintings and the stories they tell. unpaginated. Illustrated card cover with staple binding, full colour reproductions and a few black and white photographs. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall - Oblong.

$40.00

Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics
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Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics

By Gruneau, Richard S.

Toronto, ON: Garamond Press, 1993 Culture and Communication in Canada Series. The authors discuss the roots of hockey, the world of professional hockey, hockey in small communities, violence in professional and minor hockey leagues, and issues of Canadian identity. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, 312 pages. Minor edge wear, gift inscription to ffep. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, light sunning to spine, a few pressure marks to back. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

British Columbia \'71: Canada on the Pacific / Colombie-Britannique \'71: Le Canada Au Pacifique
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British Columbia '71: Canada on the Pacific / Colombie-Britannique '71: Le Canada Au Pacifique

Ottawa: Public Archives of Canada, 1971 A short summary of British Columbian history. Bi-Lingual. White card cover with red titling, staple binding, several black and white photographs, English text 37 pages, French text 40 pages. Light age darkening, minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

International Journal, Volume LXVI, No. 4, Autumn 2011
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International Journal, Volume LXVI, No. 4, Autumn 2011

By Haglund, David G. & Joseph T. Jockel (Editors)

Toronto, Ontario: Canadian International Council, 2011 The Arctic is hot. Part II. International Journal is the scholarly publication of the Canadian International Council (CIC), a nonpartisan, nationwide council established to strengthen Canada's role in international affairs. Illustrated soft cover, pagination continues after Part I with 781 to 1075 plus 9 pages of Index. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Strategic Lift Options for Canada and the Allies (Canadian Strategic Forecast 2005)
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Strategic Lift Options for Canada and the Allies (Canadian Strategic Forecast 2005)

By Rudd, David & Ewa Petruczynik & Alexander Wooley (Editors)

The Canadian Institute for Strategic Studies, 2005 In December 2004 civilian and military analysts came together with representatives of allied governments and the private sector to explore innovative and cost-effective wasy of helping Canada and the allies to positively influence events at home and abroad. Glossy blue soft cover with black and white photographs to front, white titling to front and spine, 108 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Northern Nurses III: Blecher Islands and Northern Quebec - the 1960s
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Northern Nurses III: Blecher Islands and Northern Quebec - the 1960s

By Scott, J. Karen & Joan E. Kieser (Editors)

Oakville, Ontario: Kokum Publications, 2009 Memoirs of Kathleen Mary Jo Lutley CM and Heather J. Duncan Clayton. Following the first two books of "Northern Nurses" this volume focuses on the 1960s. In 2007 the editors Scott and Kieser accompanied Lutley revisiting her nursing stations in the far North after 40 years. This book presents the records, documents and their artwork of these pioneer nurse-midwifes. Glossy illustrated soft cover, signed with initials - we believe by Heather Clayton to title page (but provenance uncertain, scans available upon request), illustrated with many photographs and reproductions of Clayton's portraits, 188 pages. editors Scott and Kieser accompanied Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Dissimulation of Birds, A: An Anecdotal Look at One Hundred of the Most Common Species
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Dissimulation of Birds, A: An Anecdotal Look at One Hundred of the Most Common Species

By Lank, David M.

Montreal: Antiquarian Press, 1988 This book is "intended for that Gawk of Birders who love ornithological trivia." Off-white card cover with black titling and illustration, black and white illustrations throughout, 160 pages. Cover and text block edges have minor smudges/marks, inscribed by author/illustrator on half title page, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author/Illustrator. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. Illus. by Lank, David. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$15.00

Silk Trains: The Romance of Canadian Silk Trains or \
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Silk Trains: The Romance of Canadian Silk Trains or "The Silks"

By Webber, Bernard

Kelowna, BC: Word Works Publications, 1993 Book documents the story of a romantic but half forgotten part of Candian railroading history. Pink soft cover with blue and black titling, black and white illustrations, 125 pages. Signed in pencil by Joan (?) Webber and inscribed "For Ed C--- in memory of Bernard and times past" on title page. Cover has minor shelf wear and is otherwise in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Report of the Triangulation of the Railway Belt of British Columbia Between Kootenay and Salmon Arm Bases
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Report of the Triangulation of the Railway Belt of British Columbia Between Kootenay and Salmon Arm Bases

By Parry, H.

Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1915 A publication of the Department of the Interior, Canada. Subtitled: Surveyed by P.A. Carson, D.L.S. and M.P Bridgland, D.L.S. Grey paper cover with black titling on front, staple binding, list of Errata at front, illustrated with black and white photographs and illustrations, a folded colour map (Outline Map of Part of the Railway Belt British Columbia) at back of book, 81 pages. Paper cover has edge wear with multiple small closed tears, heavy foxing around edges, significant damage to spine cover with creases, cracks and detached portions, front cover detached, cover is lightly soiled, text block and page edges darkened, light damp damage to staples, some instances of foxing in text, text is generally clean and tight, map has foxing at fold lines and a one-inch closed tear at left edge. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

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