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cover of A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire

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London: Harrison 1870, 32nd edition. (Hardcover) 1308pp. Good, no dust jacket. Marbled paper over red leather spine and corners. Illustrations. The book is shelfworn, the inner hinges are repaired with blue tape, and the edges of the first few pages are dampstained. (Heraldry, Heraldry--Great Britain).
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MacKenzie King; His Life and World

by Granatstein, J.L. (Biography of William Lyon MacKenzie King.)

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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson [0-07-082304-9] 1977, 1st printing. (Small 4to) 202pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Color frontispiece, black and white and color photographs, black and white and color illustrations, bibliography, index. A previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Biography of William Lyon MacKenzie King. Locale: Canada. (Prime Ministers, Government--Canada, Politics--Canada,… Read more
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James G. Endicott; Rebel Out of China

by Endicott, Stephen (Biography of James G. Endicott.)

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9780802023773
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press [0-8020-2377-0] 1980. (Hardcover) 421pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Notes, index. Biography of James G. Endicott. Locale: Canada; China. (Biography, Missionaries).
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cover of The Canadian Way; Shaping Canada's Foreign Policy 1968-1984

The Canadian Way; Shaping Canada's Foreign Policy 1968-1984

by Head, Ivan L. (With Pierre Elliott Trudeau.)

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart [0-7710-4099-7] [1995], 1st edition. (Hardcover) 361pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Notes, index. (Prime Ministers, Foreign Relations, Government--Canada, Politics).
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Hard Choices; A Life of Tom Berger

by Swayze, Carolyn (Biography of Thomas R. Berger; Tom Berger.)

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9780888945228
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Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre [0-88894-522-1] 1987, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 237pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, notes, index. Biography of Thomas R. Berger & Tom Berger. Locale: British Columbia; Western Canada. (Biography, Judges, Native Rights--Canada, Politicians, Politicians--Canada).
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Trudeau and Our Times (2 Volumes)

by Clarkson, Stephen (With Christina McCall.) (Biography of Pierre Elliott Trudeau.)

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart 1997. (Trade paperback) 502; 588pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. 2 volumes. Photographs, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. Biography of Pierre Elliott Trudeau. Vol. 1 The Magnificent Obsession. Vol. 2 The Heroic Delusion. Locale: Canada. (Prime Ministers, Prime Ministers--Canada).
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Nureyev: His Life

by Solway, Diane (Biography of Rudolf Nureyev.)

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9780688128739
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New York: William Morrow and Company [0-688-12873-4] 1998, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 625pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Photograph frontispiece, photographs, notes, bibliography, index. The dust jacket spine is faded. Biography of Rudolf Nureyev. (Biography, Ballet Dancers, Dance).
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Woody Allen; A Biography

by Lax, Eric

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9780394583495
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New York: Alfred A Knopf [0-394-58349-3] 1991. (Hardcover) 386pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, photographs, index. A previous owner's stamp on the front endpaper. (Biography, Comedians, Directors--Motion Pictures, Entertainers, Entertainment, Movies).
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Concerning Famous Women

by Boccaccio, Giovanni

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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press 1963. (Hardcover) 257pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrations, notes. The bottom front corner is bumped, the dust jacket is lightly edgeworn and there is a previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper. Time Period 14th Century. Translated with introduction by Guido A. Guarino. (Biography,… Read more
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Celine; A Biography

by Vitoux, Frederic (Biography of Louis-Ferdinand Celine.)

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New York: Paragon House [1-55778-255-5] 1992, 1st U.S. Edition. (Hardcover) 601pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Photographs, notes, index. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed and edgeworn. Biography of Louis-Ferdinand Celine. Time Period 20th Century. Translated by Jesse Browner. Locale: France. (Biography, Authors).
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J.B. Mitchell 85

by J.B. Mitchell School

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Winnipeg: J.B. Mitchell School 1985. (stiff paper covers) 51pp. Fine. School yearbook content and format. Locale: Manitoba; Winnipeg--Manitoba. (Yearbooks, J.B. Mitchell School, School Yearbooks--Manitoba).
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The Long Recessional; The Imperial Life of Rudyard Kipling

by Gilmour, David (Biography of Rudyard Kipling.)

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London: John Murray [0-7195-5539-6] 2002, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 351pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrations, photographs, notes, bibliography, index. Biography of Rudyard Kipling. Locale: British Empire; England. (Biography, Novelists, Poets).
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Jim Thompson; Sleep with the Devil

by McCauley, Michael J. (Biography of Jim Thompson.)

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9780892963928
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New York: Warner Bros. [0-89296-392-1] 1991, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 340pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, appendices, index. Biography of Jim Thompson. (Biography, Novelists).
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Marcel Proust; A Biography (Two Volumes)

by Painter, George D. (Biography of Marcel Proust.)

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London: Chatto & Windus 1959, 2nd impression. (Hardcover) 351; 424pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Two-volume set. Map endpapers, photographs, notes, indices, bibliography. The dust jackets are lightly rubbed, edgeworn, and price-clipped, a previous owner's blindstamp inside each volume. Biography of Marcel Proust. Locale: France. (Biography, Novelists).
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Byron; A Biography (Three Volumes)

by Marchand, Leslie A. (Biography of Lord Byron.)

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New York: Alfred A Knopf 1957. (Hardcover set) 1264pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Three-volume set. Illustrations, notes, index. A previous owner's blindstamp inside each volume, lightly shelfworn, the fore- and bottom edges are lightly soiled. Biography of Lord Byron. Time Period 19th Century. (Biography).
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MacKenzie King

by Rogers, Norman McLeod (Biography of MacKenzie King.)

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Toronto: George N. Morang 1935. (Hardcover) 212pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Frontispiece, photographs, illustrations. 'A revised and extended edition of a biographical sketch by John Lewis". Biography of MacKenzie King. Based on the edition of John Lewis. (Prime Ministers, Liberal Party, Politics, World Leaders).
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cover of John A. MacDonald (2 Volumes) (Includes Old Chieftain; Young Politician.)

John A. MacDonald (2 Volumes) (Includes Old Chieftain; Young Politician.)

by Creighton, Donald (Biography of John A. MacDonald.)

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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada 1956, 1955. (Hardcover set) 524, 630pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. 2 volumes in a somewhat worn slipcase. Vol.1 is a second printing and Vol.2 is a first printing. Map endpapers, illustrations, notes, index in each volume. The dust jackets are edgeworn and chipped. Biography of John A. MacDonald.… Read more
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My Life Transformed

by Heckman, Helen

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New York: Macmillan Company 1928. (Hardcover) 202pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Dark green cloth with titles and decoration stamped in gilt. Photographs. A one-inch tear to the table of contents page. (Biography, Deafness, Persons with Disabilities, Speech Disorders).
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Virginia Woolf; A Biography (2 Volumes)

by Bell, Quentin (Biography of Virginia Woolf.)

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9780701202910
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London: Hogarth Press [0-7012-0291-2] 1972, later printings. (Hardcover set) 230; 300pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Map endpapers, frontispiece, photographs, notes, appendices, indices. The dust jackets are price-clipped and there is a previous owner's inscription inside each volume. Biography of Virginia Woolf. Vol. 1 Quentin Bell (Virginia Stephen 1882-1912). Vol. 2 Quentin… Read more
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cover of Diogenis Laertii de Vitis Philosophorum Libri X. Cum Indice Rerum. Ad Optimorum Librorum Fidem. Accurate Editi. (Tom. I. Lib. I-Vi, and Tom. II. Lib. VII - X. Bound Together)

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Lipsiae: Tauchnitii 1833. (Hardcover) 296, 282pp. Good to very good. Decoratively stamped leather with raised bands on the spine. Marbled endpapers and edges. Edgeworn. Text in Greek Language. (Biography).
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