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Russian Hosts and English Guests in Central Asia

by Perowne, J.T. Woolrych

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1898
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$700.00

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London: The Scientific Press, Limited, 1898 White 1/4 paper over red paper boards with gilt angel decoration on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Hand-soiling and spots to covers and spine. Significant edgewear to paper. Large gouge in center of bottom edge of front cover. This is an interesting travelogue of a trip taken by rail… Read more
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$700.00
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New Brunswick and Its People;The Biography of a Canadian Province

by MacNutt, Stewart/Dr. A.W. Trueman, Ed.

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Condition
Very Good Minus
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$20.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: New Brunswick Travel Bureau Pumpkin-coloured brochure issued by the New Brunswick Travel Bureau. Crease in bottom right corner of cover. 47 pp. plus index.. Soft Cover, Stapled. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by B & W Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Ina of Grand Manan; A Stranger from Far Away

by Small, Ina/ Mutimer, Ernie

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780921054177
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$15.00

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Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, Limited, 1989 Original pictorial softcover. Gift inscription. A love affair with an island; 50 years and counting. Have you been to Grand Manan ? 114 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Photos and Map. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Hochelaga Depicta; The Early History and Present State of the City and Island of Montreal

by Bosworth, Newton (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1901
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Facsimile Edition of 1839 Edition
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$100.00

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Toronto: Congdon & Britnell, Publishers, 1901 Facsimile Edition of the 1839 Edition, limited to 500 copies. This one is #233, and signed by the publishers. Original navy cloth, delicately blindstamped recto and verso on boards. Gilt title "History of Montreal" on spine. Light foxing to endpapers. All 23 plates, including two fold-out maps, present as… Read more
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$100.00
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'Round New Brunswick Roads

by Maxwell, Lilian

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1951 Blue cloth on boards. DJ has edge wear and a couple of short tears. Gift inscription and previous owner's name. The author was born in Fredericton and left New Brunswick only when necessary to accompany her husband, a professional engineer. Text is organized into Southwest, Northeast, and Southeast New Brunswick, followed by Inland and… Read more
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Ina of Grand Manan; A Stranger from Far Away

by Small, Ina/ Mutimer, Ernie

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780921054177
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$18.00

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Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, Limited, 1989 A love affair with an island; 50 years and counting. Have you been to Grand Manan ? 114 pp.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Map. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Cyprus; A Portrait and an Appreciation (Revised and Enlarged Edition)

by Luke, Sir Harry

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$35.00

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London/Nicosia: Harrap/K. Rustem & Bro, 1973 Original green cloth on boards. Black-and-white photos. Two copies available. 200 pp. with index.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Shropshire Haunts of Mary Webb

by Byford-Jones, W.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1948
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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$25.00

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Shrewsbury: Wilding & Son, Limited, 1948 Tan tweed backed in red cloth on boards. DJ torn at corners and spine. Visit the places Mary lived, from her birthplace at Leighton to The Grange, where she lived as a young girl. Or, locate other places she wrote about - Plaish Hall, or Wilderhope Manor House, which the National Trust have taken… Read more
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Ireland

by Mathew, Frank

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1907
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint.
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$75.00

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London: Adam and Charles Black, 1907 Shamrock-decorated green cloth on boards. 32 full-page illustrations in colour. Cocked. Bookseller's label. 212 pp. with index. Top edges gilt.. Reprint.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Francis S. Walker. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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India; A Handbook of Travel

by Roy, P.B.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1980
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Fifth Revised and Enlarged Edition
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$15.00

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Narendrapur - 743508 : India: Saturday Mail Publications, 1980 Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Spine faded. Begins with a brief historical outline. 538 pp. plus Bibliography and endpaper maps. . Fifth Revised and Enlarged Edition . Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo and Drawings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Quebec; The French-Canadian Province

by Roads Dept.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Quebec: Tourist Bureau, 1927 Comprehensive travel book of 98 pp. Many photos. Hunting regulations. Highway signs. Mines. Rivers. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Map. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Writing the Rails; Train Adventures By the World's Best-Loved Writers

by Various Authors

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781579122058
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$15.00

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New York: Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, Inc., 2001 Blue paper boards backed in grey cloth. Faultless book and DJ. Edited by Edward C. Goodman. My guess is that the previous owner was more interested in hardware than literature, for how could he resist Fanny Kemble, Walt Whitman, Mark Twain, and dozens oif other internationally-known writers whose train experiences are… Read more
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Beautiful Bermuda; The Bermuda Blue Book

by Bell, Euphemia Young and Assoc.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Ninth Edition.
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$20.00

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New York: Beautiful Bermuda Publishing Co, Inc., 1946 Blue cloth on boards. Spine faded. Map showing location. Early history. Military services. Civil government. Educational facilities. Health program. 632 pp. plus foldout map.. Ninth Edition.. Hard Cover ( Rebound). Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Branch Line to Hawkhurst

by Mitchell, Vic and Smith, Keith

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780906520666
Item Price
$30.00

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Midhurst, England: Middleton Press, 1989 A mile-by-mile photo excursion on the Paddock Wood - Hawkhurst lines, closed in 1961. 96 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Real Paradise; Memories of Africa 1950-1963

by Davidson, Ann M.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781858210445
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$75.00

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Durham: Pentland Press, Ltd., 1993 Recently at home in St. Andrews, N.B., the author lived for 13 years in Nyasaland, which became Malawi. An inspired correspondent. Large foldout map. Laid in is an ad from Scottish World. 548 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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The Marvellous Country; Or, Three Years in Arizona and New Mexico, the Apaches' Home

by Cozzens, Samuel Woodworth

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Published
1874
Condition
Good
Item Price
$200.00

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Amherst, N.S.: Rogers & Black, 1874 Green cloth on boards, lettered in gilt on cover and spine. Spine worn head and foot. Hinges cracked and glued. 532 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Engravings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Paradise or Purgatory; Island Life in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

by Mitcham, Allison

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780889993174
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$15.00

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Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press, 1987 Spotless soft cover. A critique and comparison of several islands of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. 225 pp.. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Peter Mitcham. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Motor Tour Through Canada

by Wilby, Thomas W.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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Toronto: Bell and Cockburn, 1914 Green cloth on boards. A jarring journey across Canada before freeways. Many photos. Two news stories laid in. 290 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Castles; A History and Guide

by Brown, Reginald Allen

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780713711004
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$20.00

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Poole, Dorset: Blandford Press, 1980 Blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage to book or DJ. A number of contributors have cooperated to make this a valuable historical resource. From the Contents page with its reference to 'machicolations' to the comprehensive index, the reader is presented with much useful information in both words and pictures. 192 pp.. Hard Cover.… Read more
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A Motor Scamper 'Cross Canada (Signed)

by Gomery, Percy

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1922 Maroon cloth on boards. An interesting and humorous account of an auto trip from Montreal to Vancouver. Signed on the title page. Might be well worth reading before you attempt to repeat it. 208 pp. plus map.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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$75.00