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

by Costain, Thomas B.

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Published
1954
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Limited/First Edition
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$225.00

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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… Read more
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$225.00
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Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Rush

by Berton, Pierre

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1954
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Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
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$38.00

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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,… 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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Feeding The Vikings

by Kilmer, Martin F. & Peter J. Scott

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Published
2003
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Very Good
ISBN
9781894508100
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$45.00

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

by Campbell, Robert M.

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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$15.00

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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… Read more
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James Cook in Newfoundland 1762-1767

by Whiteley, William H.

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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$25.00

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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… Read more
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Country Churchyards / Eglises De Campagne

by Beck, Boyde

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Published
2002
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Very Good
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$22.00

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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… Read more
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This Army Vol. 2

by Coughlin, Bing

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1945
Edition
First Edition
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$42.00

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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… Read more
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Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics

by Gruneau, Richard S.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1993
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780920059395
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$28.00

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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… Read more
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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… Read more
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$15.00
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International Journal, Volume LXVI, No. 4, Autumn 2011

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

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Published
2011
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Very Good
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$20.00

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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. … Read more
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Strategic Lift Options for Canada and the Allies (Canadian Strategic Forecast 2005)

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

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
ISBN
9781894736084
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$15.00

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

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

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Published
2009
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Very Good
ISBN
9780973039221
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$95.00

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

by Lank, David M.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1988
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Good+ to Very Good-
ISBN
9780969156512
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$16.00

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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… Read more
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Silk Trains: The Romance of Canadian Silk Trains or "The Silks"

by Webber, Bernard

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780969618713
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$32.00

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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. … Read more
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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… Read more
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$155.00
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Wild on the Superior Frontier: A Romance of Settler's Lives Lake Superior 1845-1900

by Stevens, James R.

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Published
2010
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Very Good
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Limited/Numbered/Signed First Edition
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$50.00

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Thunder Bay, Ontario: James R. Stevens, 2010 Book is #12/225, signed by the author. "With the opening of the Michigan State Canal in 1855 thousands of westernized people migrated into the grand Lake Superior watershed...This is a book for those who desire a large picture of the past in Superior country. It contains stories with humour, deceit, awry cases… Read more
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Castles of the North - Canada's Grand Hotels

by Chisholm, Barbara, Editor

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781894073141
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$30.00

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Toronto: Lynx Images Inc., 2001 Written by Barbara Chisholm, Frances Backhouse, Ray Djuff, John Lindsay, David Macfarlane, France Gagnon Pratte, Terry Reksten, Harry M. Sanders, Robert W. Sandford, Adrian Waller and William Weintraub. Book celebrates the magnificent history of Canada's grand hotels. Black cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, profusely illustrated with over four hundred black… Read more
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No Man's Land: The Battlefield Paintings of Mary Riter Hamilton/Tableaux Des Champs De Bataille - 1919 - 1922

by Davis, Angela E.

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Very Good-
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780969417835
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$38.00

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Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Winnipeg Catalogue was published in conjunction with an exhibition of forty of Mary Riter Hamilton's battlefield paintings of 1919 - 1922, held at the University of Winnipeg's Gallery 1C03, co-sponsored by The War Amputations of Canada, University of Winnipeg and the National Archives of Canada. Text is in English and French. Forewords… Read more
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History of the Counties of Argenteuil, Que., and Prescott, Ont., From the Earliest Settlement to the Present

by Thomas, C.

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Published
1981
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Good+ to Very Good-
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$32.00

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Belleville, Ontario: Mika Publishing Company, 1981 A facsimile edition of a book that was originally published in Montreal, 1896, by John Lovell & Son. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 71. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, a small number of black and white illustrations, 694 pages. Cover has light edge wear, more significant wear to… Read more
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$32.00