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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. 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

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

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

BC Studies, No. 39,  Autumn 1978
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BC Studies, No. 39, Autumn 1978

By Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

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 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

BC Studies, No. 43,  Autumn 1979
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BC Studies, No. 43, Autumn 1979

By Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

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. Small light crease 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

Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising of 1903
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Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising of 1903

By Hristov, Hristo & Dimiter Kossev & Lyubomir Panayotov

Sofia: Sofia Press, 1983 Slim soft cover with white titling on brown back ground to front, a cluster of black and white photographs, 88 pages. Light rubbing to cover, a couple of creases 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

History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra
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History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra

By McGlashan, C.F.

Truckee, CA: T.C. Wohlbruck Co., 1939 New illustrated edition, 1939. Red cloth with black illustration and titling to front, frontispiece, a cluster of black and white photographs at beginning, 234 pages. Light sunning to spine, small bump to top free corner, a pressure mark to front, several spots of light discoloration to spine and front, light foxing to endpapers. 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. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

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

Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912, Klondike Gold Rush
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Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912, Klondike Gold Rush

By Spude, Robert L.S.

1983 Historical and preservation data, September 1983. Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912 - Building the Gateway to the Klondike. Cream coloured card cover, black titling to front and spine, many black and white photographs and drawings, 162 pages. Light shelf wear, a minor bump to top free corner. Klondike Gold Rush. 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 -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Forgotten Colony: A History of the English-Speaking Communities in Argentina
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Forgotten Colony: A History of the English-Speaking Communities in Argentina

By Graham-Yooll, Andrew

Hutchinson, 1981 The "extraordinary and eventful story of the British in Argentina." Red cloth, silver titling to spine, a cluster of black and white illustrations, 318 pages. Minor sunning to top and bottom edge, foxing to endpapers and textblock edge, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine and edges and light shelf wear, some foxing, a small closed tear to bottom spine end. 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. Good +/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

State of the Poor
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State of the Poor

By Eden, Frederic Morton & A.G.L. Rogers (Editor)

London, UK: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., 1928 Abridged and edited by A.G.L. Rogers with an introduction. "Eden's 'State of the Poor' has for many years been kown as a classical work in the condition of the labouring classes in England down to the end of the eighteenth century." Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 383 pages. Some shelf wear especially to corners, top free corners show minor bump, a faint discoloration to front board, some foxing to textblock edge and to a few pages, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and edges, spine has a three inch closed tear, spine ends and corners are chipped. 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. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler
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Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler

By Castle, Colin

Vancouver, BC: Granville Island Publishing, 2014 The biography of Edwin Harry Lukin by the husband of his granddaughter. It is biography, family history and a look into the early world of BC newspapers. Glossy soft cover with Lukins portrait and green titling to front, green spine with white titling, several clusters of black and white photographs, and some map drawings, 329 pages. Light shelf wear, light crease to top free corner of front, inside it 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 your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$20.00

Church and City, 1000-1500: Essays in Honour of Christopher Brooke
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Church and City, 1000-1500: Essays in Honour of Christopher Brooke

By Abulafia, David; Michael Franklin; Miri Rubin (Editors)

Cambridge University Press, 1992 Fourteen essays exploring the coextistence of religious ideas and exxlesiastical institutions with urban practices and townspeople. They span five hundred years of the history of western Christendom, ranging from Magdeburg to Majorca, and from Cambridge to Cluny. Plus a bibliography of Christopher Brooke's writings and an appreciation of his work. Green cloth, black faux label to spine with gilt titling, green endpapers, a few black and white illustrations, 354 pages. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine and light shelf wear. 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Chronicle of Battle Abbey
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Chronicle of Battle Abbey

By Searle, Eleanor (Translator & Editor)

Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1980 Written in the last quarter of the twelfth century this text could be described as the earliest teaching casebook in English common Law. It appears the author was his abbey's advocate for many years. This is his account of the royal courts, often presided over by Henry II himself, told in the oral tradition and enlivened by allusions of tales of Norman glory, of miracles, and to the stories of the Northern pilgrim routes. Grey cloth, gilt titling to spine, 357 pages. The dust jacket isprice clipped, shows sunning to spine and 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$80.00

Northern Meeting, 1788-1988
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Northern Meeting, 1788-1988

By Farrie, Angus

Kippielaw, East Lothian Scotland: The Pentland Press, Ltd., 1988 Written not only for the members of the Northern meeting, but for anyone interested in Highland history, the local history and life in Inverness, piping, fiddle music, Highland Reels and country dances. This is the Story of the Northern Meeting - Its Games, Its Highland Balls, Its Dances and Dance Music and Its Piping Competitions. Green cloth, gilt titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, 242 pages. Minor edge wear, light sunning to top edge, very faint smudging to textblock edge. Dust jacket shows faint sunning to spine, some shelf wear including some creasing to top at the front and a closed tear now taped with clear tape on the inside. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good + to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Upper Pleistocene Prehistory of Western Eurasia
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Upper Pleistocene Prehistory of Western Eurasia

By Dibble, Harold L. & Anta Montet-White (editors)

Philadelphia: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1988 University Museum Monograph 54. University Museum Symposium Series Volume 1. Green cloth, gilt titling to front with faux black label showing prehistorice drawing, black faux label to spine with gilt titling, illustrated endpapers, many black and white photographs, line drawings, maps and graphs, 461 pages. Light shelf wear with minor bumps to front free corners, a cluster of brown spots to top of textblock edge. This books weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1
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Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1

By Scagel, Robert F. et al, eds.

The British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1972 Issued April 1972. Periodical supplement containing Donald H. Mitchell's "Archaeology of the Gulf of Georgia area, a natural region and its culture types." 228 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. Card Cover. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert
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Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert

By Arguedas, Jose Miguel Helfer

Santa Catalina, Peru: Ediciones Del Hipocampo SAC, 2009 Edition of 5000 copies. The Paracas National Reserve was created in 1975 to preserve the fauna and flora. Arguedas gives a tour of the national reserve in text and beautiful photography. Illustrated soft cover, full colour photographs throughout, 64 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$20.00

Robson Valley Story, The
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Robson Valley Story, The

By Wheeler, Marilyn, Editor

McBride, B.C.: McBride Robson Valley Story Group, 1979 A history of the Robson Valley, compiled and edited by Marilyn J. Wheeler. Off-white soft cover with red titling and illustrated with a sepia photograph, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, 376 pages. Cover has light edge wear, light shelf wear with two small creases at right edge of front cover, one-inch closed tear on front cover at base of spine which has been repaired on the reverse side with clear tape, text block edge and page edges darkened, previous owner's name in ink on title page, text 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. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by Wheeler, John. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

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