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Flying on the edge : Bush flying in Newfoundland/Labrador, people and politicians, seals, ice and rocks : 1960-2000; Signed Copy

By Gene Manion

St. John's, NL: DRC Pub., 2009. pict, covers, xviii, 365 p. : illustrated., maps, ports., signed w/5 line line dedication on dedication page, a very good copy, "A collection of true incidents and bizarre stories of aircraft and people encountered while trying to develop a small airline business in Newfounland and Labrador".. Signed By Author. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Biography.


Private realms of light : amateur photography in Canada, 1839-1940

By L A Koltun; Andrew Birrell; Public Archives Canada.; National Photography Collection (Canada); et al

Markham, Ont: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1984. grey cloth, silver spine letters, xv, 335 p. : ill. (some col.) , Includes index., some chipping to top of d.j. spine, "This book is based on an exhibition first shown at the Public Archives Canada, Ottawa, 14 July 1983-23 October, 1983"--T.p. verso.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. . Photography.


By the Marshes of Minas.

By ROBERTS, Charles G. D.

Boston: L.C.Page & Co.,, 1909. blue cloth, gilt cover & spine, 285 page: illustrated, ( frontispiece illust, with tissue guard) corner bumps, edge wear, private bookplate of former owner, 2 ink sigs on endpaper, light soil to covers, spine a little dark. Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, KCMG FRSC (January 10, 1860 – November 26, 1943) was a Canadian poet and prose writer who is known as the Father of Canadian Poetry.. Fourth Impression. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustration By Oliva Rush. 8 vo,. Canadiana.


Fredericton Cathedral organ fund cookery book.

By Organ Fund of Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton

Fredericton N.B.: Organ Fund of Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton, 1911. dec. cloth covers, 161,(1),iv, (2) (index) 26pp.(adverts), cover title: The Fredericton recipe book for Cathedral organ fund. endpapers missing, covers are soiled, one sig. loose, page edges toned, Includes some clippings tipped-in, book was property of Clayton Stewart, Boiestown, New Brunswick, Stewart was a woodsman, custodian and fishing/hunting guide for many years. Many of his favourite recipes he has entered in pencil. The book is in poor condition-a rare survivor!. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Poor. 8 vo,. Cook Book.


Steel cavalry : the 8th (New Brunswick) Hussars and the Italian Campaign

By Lee A Windsor

Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane Editions, 2011. pict. paper covers, 199 p. : ill., maps, CONTENTS; Introduction -- Building a cavalry regiment -- 1939: learning to ride steel steeds -- Italy: "the big con" -- The Liri Valley: first gallop, first blood -- To the Gothic line -- Reckoning at Coriano -- Princess Louise. New Brunswick military heritage series, 18. "The story of the transformation of a horse cavalry unit into one of Canada's most famous armoured regiments. Twentieth-century warfare is epitomized by the image of Allied tanks growling across the countryside, engaging their Nazi counterparts. One of the most storied of such regiments is the 8th (New Brunswick) hussars. Founded in 1848 as the first volunteer cavalry regiment in British North America, the hussars began the Second World War as a Motorcycle Regiment before converting to tanks in 1941. First posted to Italy in late 1943, the regiment was introduced to war near Ortona. They formed part of the great drive beyond Monte Cassino to Rome. But their reputation was forged at the Gothic Line and Coriano Ridge during two weeks that marked their fiercest and bloodiest trial of the war."--Publisher's website.. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Military.


An Elementary Grammar of the ancient Egyptian language in the hieroglyphic type ... Second edition.

By P. Le Page Renouf, (Peter Le Page),

London: S. Bagster and Sons, 1890. brown cloth,gilt cover, viii, 78 pages,(2pp) ; wear at corners and spine ends, small area of damage to spine, . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8 vo,. Language.


Leni : the life and work of Leni Riefenstahl

By Steven Bach

New York: A.A. Knopf,, 2007. cloth, gilt spine, x, 386 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations CONTENTS; Prologue -- pt. 1. Berlin -- 1. Metropolis -- 2. Debuts -- 3. Climbing -- 4. Higher -- 5. Above the clouds -- 6. The Blue Light -- pt. 2. Ascent -- 7. Lightning -- 8. The turning point -- 9. Total devotion -- 10. Triumph -- 11. The Olympic idea -- 12. Tomorrow the world -- pt. 3. Aftermath -- 13. Leni at war -- 14. Goodbye to all that -- 15. Pariah -- 16. Survivor -- 17. omeback -- 18. Fortune and men's eyes -- 19. The last picture show(s) -- 20. Afterlife -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index. Leni Riefenstahl, the woman best known as "Hitler's filmmaker," is one of the most controversial personalities of the twentieth century. Her story is one of huge talent and huger ambition, one that probes the sometimes blurred borders dividing art and beauty from truth and humanity. Two of her films, Olympia and Triumph of the Will, are universally regarded as among the greatest and most innovative documentaries ever made, but they are also insidious glorifications of Hitler and the Third Reich. Relying on new sources--including interviews with her colleagues and intimate friends, as well as on previously unknown recordings of Riefenstahl herself--biographer Bach untangles the truths and lies behind this gifted woman's lifelong self-vindication as an apolitical artist who claimed she knew nothing of the Holocaust and denied her complicity with the criminal regime she both used and sanctified.--From publisher description.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8 vo, (25cm.). Biography.


Lights and Shadows of Eighty Years. An autobiography. By Rev. J.N. Barnes. Revised and edited by his son, Edwin N.C. Barnes ... With an introduction by Rev. Joseph McLeod.

By Joshua N BARNES; Edwin N C BARNES

St. John, N.B: Barnes & Co., 1911. blue cloth, 218 p., [25] leaves of plates : ill., port., covers worn at edges, cover and spine titles all but perished, an acceptable copy of a scarce book in the first edition. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8 vo,. Biography.


Books, boxes, and portfolios : binding, construction, and design Step-By-step

By Franz Zeier

New York: Design Press, 1990. cloth, gilt spine, 304 pages : illustrations (some color), very good copy, Providing introduction to the techniques of bookbinding, this book guides readers step-by-step through projects for making a variety of boxes, portfolios, book covers, photograph albums, mats, and sewn and adhesive. Translation of: Schachtel, Mappe, Bucheinband. "English translation by Ingrid Li"--Title page verso.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4 to.,. Handbooks and Manuals.


Part of a chapter from the birds of America

By John James Audubon

(Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified] circa 1900, pict, paper wraps, staple at spine, [18] unnumbered pages : illustrations, On the pewee flycatcher.signed " From; Miss.Maria. Audubon (Maria Rebecca Audubon, 1843-1925) granddaughter of John James Audubon; Salem, N.Y.;To: William H. Moore, Scotch Lake,N.B. 1902 A.D...." Moore was local New Brunswick naturalist , who published many articles on the natural history of early twentieth century N.B. A rare item of ephemera with an interesting association.. Signed Copy. Second Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 48mo.,(11 cm). Natural History.



By R C O Matthews

Cambridge: James Nisbet & Co., 1959. black cloth, gilt spine, xv, 300 pages diagrams, tables, Notes bibliogr. Index. The Cambridge economic handbooks series, d.j. is price-clipped, edge chips at spine and front wrap, spine lightly toned,. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12 Mo. Economics.


All roads lead to the Stanley Fair

By Velma Kelly; Stanley Agricultural Society

[Stanley, N.B): Stanley Agricultural Society, 1981. pict. wraps, stapled at spine, (map), 32 pages. :illustrated, [compiled by Stanley Agricultural Society #35 ; materials and direction by Velma Kelly]. rare.. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. History.


La famille Doiron (Gould) : les descendant-e-s de Pierre Doiron et d'Anne Forest

By Allen Doiron; Fide`le The´riault

Fredericton, N.-B.: F. Theriault, 1994. dec. paper covers, 493 pages : illustrations, portraits, Includes some text in English, Doiron family.; Gould family.; Pierre Doiron; Anne Forest; Gould family.. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Genealogy.


History of Morrell

By Geneva Morrell

[Perth-Andover, NB]: [Patricia Nicholson] spiral bound, plain paper wraps with title written in ink on front wrap, 30 (1) (18pp) of b&w illustrations from photographs, very good condition, Morrell is in Victoria Co. New Brunswick. This publication tells of its founding Murphy,Griffin,Underwood,combes,Johnston,Watso, Murchison,Bowmaster and many others.. Paperbound. Very Good. 4 to.,. Manuscript.


Seaweed and rosaries.

By Pittman Al

Montreal: Poverty Press, 1968. illust. paper wraps,staples at spine, 37 pages : illustrations (cover and full page illustrations by Kenneth Pittman) a very good copy. This is Pittman's second published book of poetry. rare . First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrations By Kenneth Pittman. 8vo,. Poetry.



By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Clarke Irwin & Co., 1977. red cloth, gilt spine, 71 pages, signed in ink, front endpaper by Nowlan, d.j. has light soil to back panel,small tears at spine ends and edges, . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8 Vo.,.


The elusive Resurrection

By Pittman Al

Fredericton N.B: Brunswick Press, 1966. printed paper wraps, 58 pages, [by] Al Pittman. Foreword by Fred Cogswell., lightly faded spine else, very good copy, This is Pittman's (1940-2001) first collection of poems. A very difficult to find item. . First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Canadiana.


Royal Doulton figures : produced at Burslem Staffordshire.

By Desmond Eyles; Richard Dennis; Louise Irvine

Stoke-on-Trent,: Royal Doulton and Richard Dennis, 1987. black cloth, gilt spine, dust jacket, 528 pages : illustrations (some color) , very good condition, This invaluable reference book was first published in 1978,In 1982 a supplement was produced to kwwp collectora up to date with details of new introductios and the discovery of rare, discontinued figures, By 1987 many more discoveries had been made, at least 250 new models had been added to th8e collectionsince the original book and many models had been withdrawn so this edition was obviously needed. {Over 1000 colour plates and 150 black & white illustrations,. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio (32 cm). Reference.


THE SEARCH FOR HEINRICH STIEF : a genealogist on the Loose, Signed By Author

By Les Bowser

Halifax. Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing, 2001. pict paper cover, xiv, 274 pages : illustrations, maps, signed by author, sine copy, Heinrich and Regina Stief left their homeland in 1749 and settled in Pennsylvania. From there, they and a small band of fellow settlers migrated to the rough terrain around New Brunswick's Petitcodiac River. Faced with starvation, frigid winters, and abandonment by their sponsors — among them Benjamin Franklin — the settlers defied the odds by not only surviving but prospering. Steeves descendants now number upwards of 150,000 worldwide. Heinrich's tale has been told so many times that parts have become legend. From the stories his earliest descendants told around the fire to the ones family historians have written and published since then, the facts surrounding Heinrich Stief, his roots, and his exploits have become confused, murky, and half remembered. Certain pieces of the puzzle have always eluded genealogists. Recently a Stief family descendant with a knack for research and more than his share of luck has uncovered a piece of history that is as significant as it was elusive. Here, then, is Heinrich Stief's story, told as never before.. First Edition. Paperbound. Fine. 8 Vo,.. Genealogy.



By Elizabeth W Brewster

Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1974. pict. paper, 175 pages , signed by author on title page " with Best Wishes Elizabeth Brewster" small spot on front wrap, minor wear to wraps, . Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8vo,. Poetry.


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