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Child of the Land

by Greenfield, Douglas Warren

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2008
ISBN
9781425148102
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$40.00

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Trafford Publishing, 2008. NEAR-FINE 2nd Printing softcover, SIGNED by the author on the title page. This book is as-new but for two tiny corner creases on covers. Autobiography of Douglas Warren Greenfield, whose family homesteaded in Alberta's Peace River Country. . Signed by Author. Soft Cover.
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Touch the Dragon, A Thai Journal

by Connelly Karen

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1992
ISBN
9780888011626
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$9.95

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Turnstone Press, 1992. AS-NEW 6th Printing Trade Paperback (1994). No markings, no wear, gift quality. Highly recommended. This book was the winner of Canada's 1993 Governor Generals Award for Non-Fiction. Painfully bored with school, 17-year-old Karen Connelly set off for rural Thailand to spend one year as an exchange student. This is her intensely honest account of living in… Read more
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All the Rage: The Life of an NFL Renegade

by Haley, Charles; Layden, Joe

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1997
ISBN
9780836235876
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$17.95

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Andrews McMeel Publishing, 1997. VG/VG First Edition. Crisp, clean, no markings, square and solid, as-new interiors. 6.25" x 9.25", 260 pages. An outstanding biography. Charles Haley was one of the most accomplished defensive players in the NFL. After an All-American performance at James Madison University, he played 10 years in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys,… Read more
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Jump (Debbie Brill)

by Brill, Debbie; Lawton, James

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1986
ISBN
9780888945020
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$14.95

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Douglas & McIntyre, 1986. FINE/NEAR-FINE First Edition HCDJ. As-new book in a very nice unclipped DJ with no tears and no chipping, slight wear at head of spine. 6.25" x 9.25", 190 pages. Biography of Canadian high-jumper Debbie Brill, illustrated with photos. . Hard Cover.
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Macmillan of Canada, 1975. Very Good/Fair 1st Edition, inscribed, signed and dated Dec 5, 1965 by author John G. Diefenbaker. Really nice blue cloth boards, square and solid, unmarked text, small marks on edges of text block. DJ is worn with chipping & tears. 6" x 9.25", 298 pages, index. Volume One of the "Chief's" memoirs, former MP from Prince… Read more
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$30.00
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The Zoo That Never Was

by Lawrence, R. D

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1984
ISBN
9780002172752
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$9.95

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Togtem Books, 1984. VERY GOOD reprint trade paperback. An excellent copy with FINE interiors. Square and solid, no markings, light wear to covers only. 5.25" x 8", 308 pages, b&w photos. The author is a naturalist, biologist and conservationist. He and his wife took in and cared for many wild animals at their Ontario wildlife refuge, including Snuffles the back… Read more
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Cranberry Portage

by Paterson, Ruth; Paterson, Jack

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1970
ISBN
9780771069550
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$24.95

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McClelland and Stewart, 1970. VG/Good First Edition, SIGNED by both authors on the half-title page. One top corner bumped, otherwise FINE. Unclipped DJ has chipping, short tears, shelfwear. 5.75" by 8.75", 171 pages, b&w plates, map endpapers. The authors' memoirs of pioneer life in the frontier town of Cranberry Portage, Manitoba - near Flin Flon and the Pas: gamblers, bush… Read more
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Comte de St. Germain: The Secret of Kings

by Cooper-Oakely, I. (Isabel)

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1970
ISBN
9780877280262
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$60.00

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NY: Samuel Weiser Inc., 1970. VG+/GOOD reprint of 1912 1st Ed. A very nice copy of this scarce title in light brown cloth with gilt titles. Crisp, clean and bright interiors, two minor corner bumps only, no markings. Approx. 5.75" by 8.25, 249 pages, frontispiece, fold-out letter, many illustrations, appendices and bibliography. Unclipped DJ has edge wear, moderate… Read more
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Sarah Bernhardt and Her World

by Richardson, Joanna

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1977
ISBN
9780399118876
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$14.95

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NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1977. FINE/VG First Editon HCDJ. A like new copy in a nice DJ with light shelfwear. 7" x 10", 232 pages, index, 8 pagers of color illustrations, 100 black and white illustrations. A brilliant and collectible biography of this famous French actress. . Hard Cover.
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Amedeo Modigliani : Portraits and Nudes

by Kruszynski, Anette

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2004
ISBN
9783791324128
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Prestel Publishing, 2004. FINE 6.5" x 9.5" softcover. No markings, no creases, appears unhandled and unread. . Soft Cover.
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Prince Albert, SK: Polka Dot Press, 2008. VG 3rd Printing softcover. Clean, tight, square, no markings. Light cover wear only. 5.5" x 8", 206 pages. More than a history lesson, this controversial book contains a powerful tale that unveils the rich history and traditions of The Hutterite people of southern Manitoba Canada. With references to Dahl's Farm, Rogers' Farm,… Read more
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$11.95
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Clearing in the West, My Own Story

by McClung, Nellie L

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1935
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Thomas Allen Ltd., 1935. VERY GOOD/no DJ, First Edition hardcover in orange brown cloth with printed signature of the author on the front cover. A really nice book, formerly a high school book and marked as such. Clean boards, only a trace of rubbing at corners, fully intact binding, crisp & clean pages. 6" x 8.25", 378 pages, glossy frontispiece… Read more
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Toronto: United Church Publishing House, 1993. VERY GOOD First Edition softcover, inscribed and signed by Stan McKay. Wraps show light edge and corner wear, interiors crisp and clean. 6" x 9", 124 pages, map, b&w photos. Guided by teachings rooted in ancient spiritual tradition and steeped in biblical wisdom, this intimate biography allows the reader to share the years of… Read more
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Kingston, Ontario, Canada: Queen's University Alumnae Association, 1987 NEAR-FINE First Edition, trade paperback size, 6" x 9",169 pages, b&w photos, complete list of Marty Scholarship winners from 1937 to 1987. Foreword by Pauline Jewett. A very nice unmarked copy - crisp, clean, nearly perfect covers. In "Still Running", 15 female grads of Queen's University offer autobiographical reflections on their… Read more
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The Scalpel, the Sword : The Story of Dr. Norman Bethune

by Allan, Ted; Gordon, Sydney

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1973
ISBN
9780853453024
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$18.00

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NY: Monthly Review Press, 1973 VERY GOOD+ Revised Edition, 3rd Printing. A really nice copy with pristine as-new interiors, solid binding, only light wear to edges of covers, no spine creases. 5.25" x 8", 320 pages, preface by Madame Sun Yat-sen. This brilliant book tells the inspirational of Canadian thoracic surgeon Dr. Norman Bethune, a hero in his adopted country… Read more
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The Black Experience in Manitoba : A Collection of Memories

by Graham, Patricia; Stevenson, Darryl (Editors)

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1993
ISBN
9780921759386
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$14.95

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Winnipeg, MB, Canada: Winnipeg School Division Number One, 1993 VERY GOOD+ softcover. Square and solid, nearly perfect covers, crisp and clean interiors. Previous owner's name at top of title page only. 5.5" x 8.5", 130 pages. 44 black Manitobans from all walks of life were interviewed for this book. "The trials and tribulations of living and growing up black in… Read more
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Tim Burton: An Unauthorized Biography of the Filmmaker

by Hanke, Ken

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781580630467
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$24.00

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L.A., California: Renaissance Books, 1999 FINE/NEAR-FINE First Edition (stated), 1st Printing. Like new book, no wear, no markings. Unclipped DJ is almost perfect, no chipping, no tears. 6.25" x 9.25", 249 pages, filmography, bibliography, index, b&w photos. Based on personal interviews with Johnny Depp, Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, Martin Landau, and others, this unauthorized psychological biography brilliantly captures the life… Read more
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Fifty Mighty Men

by MacEwan, Grant

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1975
ISBN
9780919306639
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$14.00

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Western Producer Prairie Books, 1975. Very Good softcover. Really nice copy with excellent wraps and as-new interiors. Previous owner's name only. Everything is clean and tight. 5.25" x 8.5", 342 pages, illustrated with drawings by Wm. W. Perehudoff. Fascinating biographical profiles of 50 great Canadians who influenced the development of the West, originally published in "The Western Producer" in… Read more
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The Story Goes On

by Baugh, Helen Duff

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1984
Edition
First Edition
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$14.00

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Kansas City, MO: Stonecroft Ministries, 1984 VERY GOOD+/No DJ as issued. No markings, minor corner bumps only, higher quality book in navy blue faux leather with gold designs. Crisp, clean, square, solid. 6.25" x 9.25", 266 pages, illustrated. - This is the remarkable story of one woman's dedication to the Lord and the many blessings resulting from her trust in… Read more
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Gimme an R! The Story of Brian Vollmer, Lead Vocalist of Helix

by Vollmer, Brian

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2005
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780973984903
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$65.00

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Ball Media Corp. , 2005 FINE First Edition Trade Paperback. No creases, no markings, appears unread, nearly perfect covers. 6" x 9", 386 pages including discography, b&w photos. Formed in Kitchener Ontario in 1974, the rock band Helix cut its teeth as musicians and performers on the grueling Canadian bar circuit, eventually signing to Capitol E.M.I. records in 1983. From… Read more
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