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Mystery Islands: Discovering the Ancient Pacific

by Koppel, Tom

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2012
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New
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First Edition
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$65.00

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Suva, Fiji Islands: USP Press (University of the South Pacific), 2012 New book by Tom Koppel, PhD. in political science, veteran author and journalist, who now makes his home on Salt Spring Island, B.C. Signed by the author. Book details his personal odyssey across a vast ocean and through time exploring new theories and discoveries surrounding life throughout the… Read more
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Lady of Culzean, Mayne Island

by Borradaile, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1970
Condition
Good+
Edition
Second Edition
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$30.00

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Victoria, 1970 Book is self-published, signed by the author on title page, not dated (circa 1971) Book describes the author's time spent on Mayne Island, one of the Gulf Islands off of the West Coast of British Columbia. The story gives an interesting account of life on the island in the 1920's. Blue card covers with red titling, chart… Read more
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No More Illustions

by Gordon, Donald

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780973763300
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$17.95

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Victoria, B.C.: Abbey Isle Publishing Book is a sequel to Donald Gordon's first novel, "Shattered Expectations." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling on spine and front, signed by author on title page, 315 pages. With the exception of some light discolouration to lower text block edge and some minor shelf wear, this book is in great condition.… Read more
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Morley Myers: Works in Bronze, August 2008

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
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$15.00

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Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Morley Myers Gallery, 2008 A catalogue of the bronze sculptures of Salt Spring Island sculptor Morley Myers. Colourfully illustrated green soft cover with tan titling on front, signed by artist on end paper, black and white frontispiece, illustrated throughout with colour plates as well as a few in black and white, 35 pages. Cover… Read more
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By Degrees

by Moses, Richard

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2003
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New
ISBN
9781412005074
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$20.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 2003 SIGNED by author. Stories of the author's trip "around the world by tramp freighter." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black and white titling, illustrated with black and white photographs, 246 pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until… Read more
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Randolph Parker: Beyond the Brush

by Parker, Randolph

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$26.00

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2005 A collection of paintings bySalt Spring Island artist Randolph Parker. Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with white titling, illustrated throughout with colour photographs, 71 pages. This is a handsome copy - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not… Read more
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Slope of Kongwa Hill, The - A Boy's Tale of Africa

by Edwards, Anthony R.

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good-
ISBN
9781897435656
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$22.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Agio Publishing House This debut novel by Salt Spring Island author Anthony Edwards is based on his own experience living in Africa as a child. The inscription is presumed to be that of the author. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white and tan titling, illustrated with eleven pages of black and white photographs, 412+ pages. Cover… Read more
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Measure of Undoing, A

by Kos, David

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Black Sheep Books
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Good+
ISBN
9781412005739
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$9.75

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Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Maipenrai Press Novel by Salt Spring Island author David Kos, is set in Vietnam a quarter century after the end of the American invasion, and is an account of one doctor's determination to right the wrongs of war. Signed by author on title page. Soft cover illustrated by unknown Vietnamese artist, black titling, 213 pages.… Read more
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Head of Oak: Life and Death in the Merchant Navy, 1937-1945

by Gibson, Andrew

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
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As New
ISBN
9780978015718
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$20.00

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Pog Press, 2008 "This is an account of one Canadian's service in the British and Canadian merchant navies from mid-1937 until the end of 1945". Glossy soft cover with red titling to front and red spine with white titling, SIGNED BY AUTHOR to title page, several black and white photographs, 259 pages. The book is unread. Shipping… Read more
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This Is Paradise

by Fertig, Mona

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited/Numbered
ISBN
9781896949383
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$42.00

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Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada: Mother Tongue Press, 2005 Limited edition of 125, this is number 59. Gray card cover with 3 gradated rectangular window handcut into the cover and 1st two pages. 2 tipped-in photos fo former Mt. Belcher woods and trails by author. Handsewn with coloured cotton embroidery thread. SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY THE AUTHOR. This is… Read more
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Fritz the Cinema Cat

by Nye, Louise Adela

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2007
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New
ISBN
9781425105136
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$15.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 2007 Signed by both author and illustrator, book tells the story of Fritz, the resident cat of Salt Spring Cinema, including the story of his abduction, written for children but enjoyed by readers of all ages. White soft cover with colourful illustrations front and back, red and black titling on front, black titling on spine, black… Read more
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Fritz the Cinema Cat Gets His Wings

by Nye, Louise Adela

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
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New
ISBN
9781425151935
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$15.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 2008 Signed by both author and illustrator, book is the sequel to "Fritz the Cinema Cat", telling the touching and humourous story of Fritz, Salt Spring Cinema's resident cat, during his last days on Salt Spring. "Reluctant to leave, he's finally encouraged by another cat-spirit to go to the other side." Book would… Read more
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Family Virtues Guide

by Popov, Linda Kavelin, Dan Popov and John Kavelin

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Black Sheep Books
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Near Fine
ISBN
9789578332386
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$35.00

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Japan "Simple ways to bring out the best in our children and ourselves." Authors live on Salt Spring Island, this edition written in Japanese, printed in Taiwan. Glossy illustration on flexible boards, red and black titling on white spine, white titling on front, 282 pages. With the exception of a light pressure mark on lower edge of… Read more
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Wildflowers of Salt Spring Island

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Published
1982
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Very Good
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$9.75

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Ganges, BC: Salt Spring Island Trail and Nature Club, 1982 A book of flowering plants of Salt spring Island, compiled by members of the Salt Spring Island Trail and Nature Club and illustrated by island artist Doug Penhale. Attractive full-colour illustration and blue and black titlilng on front cover, staple binding, illustrated throughout with black and white line… Read more
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Distance From The Locus

by Reiss, Murray

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$25.00

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Salt Spring Island, B.C.: (m)Other Tongue Press, 2005 Beautiful chapbook, created by private literary press and letterpress printer (m)Other Tongue Press, one of the "Island Poets" series, hand-sewn, some papers hand-made, number 19 of limited edition of 125, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, 11 poems by Murray Reiss. 20 pages plus two pages of colophon, two sets of endpapers. A few… Read more
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Blue Notes

by Graham, Shirley

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$25.00

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Salt Spring Island, B.C.: (m)Other Tongue Press, 2005 Beautiful chapbook, created by private literary press and letterpress printer (m)Other Tongue Press, one of the "Island Poets" series, hand-sewn, some papers hand-made, number 41 of limited edition of 125, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, 20 poems by Shirley Graham. 20 pages plus two pages of colophon, two sets of endpapers. Minor shelf… Read more
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