Canadiana from Bruce McLeod

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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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On the Shores of Scugog: Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated

by Farmer, Samuel

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1969
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$24.95

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Port Perry, Ontario: The Port Perry Star, 1969. VERY GOOD/No DJ. Third Edition Hardcover, revised, enlarged and illustrated. First 2 editions were in 1913 and 1934. A very nice copy for your collection. Excellent green cloth boards, square and tight binding, crisp & unmarked interiors. A gift inscription on the front paste-down and a couple of minor marks on… Read more
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Prairie Warships: River Navigation in the Northwest Rebellion

by Tolton, Gordon E

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2007
ISBN
9781894974301
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$24.95

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Heritage House, 2007. VERY GOOD+ 6.75" x 9.75" softcover. Light edge wear to covers only, interiors as-new. 335 pages including index, 80 black and white photographs, line drawings, paintings This book describes how Louis Riel and the Northwest Rebellion by the Metis, fought a small civil war along Canadian prairie rivers using steamboats, ferries and other river craft.. Soft… Read more
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120 Years at the Manitoba Club 1874-1994

by Manitoba Club; Benham, Mary Lile; Bulman, John

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1974
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$25.00

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Winnipeg, Canada: Manitoba Club, 1974. Near-Fine, 5.5" x 8.25" softcover, 126 pages, illustrated with b&w and colour photos. A few minor marks on covers, otherwise Fine. Crisp, clean, no markings, no creases, appears unhandled and unread. 120 year historical record of the Manitoba Club in Winnipeg.. Soft Cover.
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Gentle Sinners

by Valgardson, W.D

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1980
ISBN
9780887503313
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$15.00

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Canada: Oberon Press, 1980 FINE First Edition in wraps, no markings, no creases, appears unhandled and unread. 5.5" x 8.5", 213 pages. A novel about the intensity of life in a small town on the Canadian prairies, this is Valgardson at his best and most compassionate. . Soft Cover.
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Unauthorized Action : Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid

by Villa, Brian

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1989
ISBN
9780195406795
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$20.00

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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1989 FINE/FINE First Edition. An exceptional copy, with previous owner's name and date on front endpaper only. No other markings, no wear to boards, binding or pages. As-new interiors. 6.25" x 9.25", 314 pages, illustrated, index. On August 19, 1942, a mainly Canadian force left England in an attempt to seize the German-occupied French port of… Read more
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Macmillan of Canada, 1962 VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD 3rd Printing, ex-school library, but appears as if it was never checked out. Very clean inside and out, interiors like new but for occasional school stamps. Clipped DJ protected in mylar, no tears, no chipping. Truly an excellent copy. 5.75" x 8.5", 158 pages, maps, illustrated by Lewis Parker. . Hard Cover.
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$12.95
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And Mighty Women Too, Stories of Notable Western Canadian Women

by MacEwan, Grant

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1979
ISBN
9780919306653
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$9.95

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Saskatoon, SK: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1979 VG- Third Printing Trade Paperback. Front endpaper missing, former owner's ID on inside front cover. bright & solid interiors. 5.75" x 8.5", 275 pages, photos, portraits. Biographies of 32 women, from all walks of life, who all contributed to improving the quality of life in Western Canada. Includes Emily Carr Hilda Neatby, Marie-Anne… Read more
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The Road Past Vimy, The Canadian Corps 1914 - 1918

by Goodspeed, D.J

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1969
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$14.00

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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1969 VERY GOOD Trade Paperback. Light wear to covers, no spine creases, FINE unmarked interiors. 5.5" x 8.5", 185 pages, 10 battlefield maps. This brilliant book examines the role of the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. From gas attacks at Ypres, to the Somme, to the victory at Vimy and the mud… Read more
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$14.00
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The Forbidden City Within Victoria : Myth, Symbol and Streetscape of Canada's Earliest Chinatown

by Lai, ChuenYan David

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1991
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920501634
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$42.95

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Victoria, BC: Orca Book Publishers, 1991 FINE Trade Paperback. No markings, no wear, looks and feels brand new. Gift quality. 6" x 9", 191 pages, index, 100+ photographs, maps. Although many of the elements which created the sense of mystery associated with Victoria's Chinatown have long since vanished, the mystique remains. Intricate networks of narrow passageways and claustrophobic courtyards are… 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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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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In the Face of The Winds

by Tegart, W.A.S

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1962
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$17.95

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Saskatoon, SK, Canada: Modern Press, 1962 VERY GOOD+/GOOD+ First Edition. A very nice copy, no bumps, slight spine tilt, crisp and clean interiors, previous owner's name, address and date on ffep is only marking. Bright yellow DJ has short edge tears and light chipping. 5.5" x 8.75", 371 pages. Carried first as a serial in The Western Producer, this excellent… Read more
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Saskatchewan

by McCourt, Edward

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1968
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$17.95

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Macmillan of Canada, 1968 AS-NEW/VG- First Edition. An extraordinary copy of this higher quality book. No wear to boards, binding, spine or interiors. Previous owner's name and date on ffep only. Clipped DJ has light chipping at spine tips, now expertly repaired. 5.75" x 8.75", 238 pages, maps, colour, sepia and b&w photo plates, index. Excellent history book includes rare… Read more
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Another Season's Promise : Hope and Despair in Canada's Farm Country

by Boyens, Ingeborg

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2001
ISBN
9780670893867
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$14.95

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Toronto: Penguin - Viking, 2001 FINE/FINE First Edition, 1st Printing. A beautiful copy, nearly as-new, a few passages underlined but no other markings, crisp & clean, unclipped DJ. 6.25" x 9.25", 276 pages, index. As the starting point for each chapter, Boyens looks at a growing season in the life of the Wielers, a one-family farming operation in southern Manitoba.… Read more
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The Pioneer Years, 1895-1914: Memories of Settlers Who Opened the West

by Broadfoot, Barry

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1976
ISBN
9780385099837
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$12.95

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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1976 FINE/VG- First Edition, 1st Canadian Printing. Nearly perfect boards, as-new binding and interiors, no markings of any kind, very clean. Original unclipped DJ has only minor edge wear, light chipping at base of spine and very neat tape repair on lower edge. 6.25" x 9.25", 403 pages, 24 pages of photographs. A very readable collection… Read more
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A Hoofprint on My Heart

by Coleman, Jim

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1971
ISBN
9780771019944
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$40.00

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1971 AS-NEW/VG+ First Edition, 1st Printing. SIGNED by the author on the free front endpaper. The book appears new in all respects - the unclipped DJ has minor edge wear and one 1/2" tear at the base of the spine. 5.75" x 8.75", 256 pages. Famous Canada newspaperman writes about his lifelong love affair with the… Read more
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The Struggle for the Border

by Hutchison, Bruce

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1955
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Toronto: Longmans Green & Co., 1955 VERY GOOD First Edition (stated) HC, no DJ. Red cloth boards are darkened, but otherwise in excellent condition (no bumps & no wear at spine tips). Binding as-new, no markings, crisp and clean text. 6" x 8.5", 500 pages, index, maps by James MacDonald. A joint account of Americans and Canadians in war and… Read more
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The Penhandlers' Almanac

by The Penhandlers

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1988
ISBN
9780920541395
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$9.95

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Winnipeg, MB, Canada: Peguis Publishers, 1988 FINE First Edition Trade Paperback. Nearly perfect covers. Spine, binding and interiors as-new. Approx. 6" x 9", 169 pages. A collection of short fiction, articles, humour, anecdotes, commentary and poetry by a group of dedicated writers. Started in 1940, the Penhandlers are inspired by the life and works of Lillian Benyan Thomas.. Soft Cover.… Read more
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The Settlers in Canada

by Marryat, Captain

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Bruce McLeod
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$19.95

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London, UK: Blackie & Son VERY GOOD Hardcover, undated but circa early 20th century. Lovely blue cloth boards with minimal wear. Square and solid binding. Nice clean text, uniformly tanned, no markings of any kind, no foxing. A very nice book for your collection, no disappointments. 5.25" x 7.5", 256 pages, color frontispiece plate illustrated by Alfred Pearse. .… Read more
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