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The testament of Cresseid; Signed

By Cogswell Fred

Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1957. pict. paper over boards,24 pages, Ryerson poetry chapbooks ; 168; signed by author on t.p., one of 250 copies. a very good copy. Signed by Author. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Poetry.

$25.00

Pioneering collectible children's books : the first one hundred Years

By Justin G Schiller; Terry Belanger; Book Arts Press.

Charlottesville, VA: Book Arts Press, 2002. printed paper wraps, 46, [1] pages : illustrations, facsimiles, 3 line ink presentation inscription by Schiller at top of title Sol. M. Malkin lecture in bibliography, 9, "The Book Arts Press at the University of Virginia presented the ninth annual Sol. M. Malkin Lecture in Bibliography by Justin G. Schiller on 13 July 1993 at Rare Book School ... & now publishes Mr Schiller's memorable lecture in harlottesville, September 2002." Preface by Terry Belanger.Publisher's ad, [1] p. at end.. Signed by Schiller. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Bibliography.

$35.00

Maggie Muggins

By Mary Grannan; Nancy Caudle

Toronto: ThoS. Allen Ltd, 1944. col. paper over boards, cloth spine, 45 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, Signed on front endpaper, " Mary E. Grannan, Just Mary, 1944" wear at edges, corners, some spotting to covers, a very good copy by Fredericton childrens' author/broadcaster. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/no d.j. as Issued. Illus. by drawings by Nancy Caudle. 4 to., (29 cm). Children's Book.

$50.00

Top secret/MAJIC

By Stanton T. Friedman

New York: Marlowe & Co, 1996. black cloth, dust jacket, xiv, 272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, CONTENTS: Introduction: What's a Nice Nuclear Physicist Doing in a Place Like This? -- 1. The Roswell Crash and Majestic-12 -- 2. The Double Life of Dr. Menzel -- 3. Other Majestic-12 Members -- 4. Authenticating the Majestic-12 Briefing Document -- 5. The Cutler-Twining Memo -- 6. Government Treatment of Majestic-12 and Roswell -- 7. The MJ-12 Debunkers -- 8. New MJ-12 Documents -- 9. The Majestic-12 Operations Manual -- 10. Scope of the Majestic-12 Activity -- 11. The "Alien Autopsy" Film -- 12. The Bottom Line -- App. A: Majestic-12 Briefing Document -- App. B: Letter from General Twining to General Schulgen -- App. C: Insider Information Uncovered During Authentication of Majestic-12 Documents -- App. D: Some Exclusions to the Freedom of Information Act -- App. E: Air Force Response to Senator Patty Murray -- App. F: Directors of Central Intelligence. "Operation Majestic-12, classified top secret, was established by President Truman to oversee the July 1947 recovery of a crashed flying saucer near Roswell, New Mexico, to deal with the saucer itself and with its non human inhabitants." SIGNED ON THE FRONT BLANK ENDPAPER BY AUTHOR " To Ben, Stanton T. Friedman 1/14/99" small crease on dust jacket and book at front cover, else a v.g. copy. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.,. Science Fiction.

$35.00

Northern Winework; growing grapes and making wine in cold Climates; Signed Copy

By Thomas A Plocher; Robert J Parke

Hugo, Minn: Northern Winework, 2001. pict. paper covers, 178 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, CONTENTS: Cold climate grapes and wines : people and places -- The vine and winter cold -- Grape varieties -- Fostering vine winter survival -- Sites for northern vineyards -- Training and pruning vines in the north -- The ripening grape : Veraison to harvest -- Getting started -- Staying on the path of established winemaking practice -- 13 keys to winemaking quality -- Winemaking styles -- Indications of problems : what can go wrong? -- Aging -- Tasting and evaluation skills -- Making a good impression : appearance, bottling, and labeling -- Recommended grape varieties. some highliting on very few pages. else a v.g. copy Signed by Plocher on t.p.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 4 to.,. Reference.

$35.00

SMOKED GLASS

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.,.

$95.00

THE SISTERS; A Novel

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.

$30.00

THROUGH ONE MORE WINDOW; Signed

By Pittman Al

Portugal Cove, Nfld: Breakwater Books Limited, 1974. pict. covers, 58 pages illustrations, signed in ink on the front free endpaper to his good friend leo (Ferrari) "To Leo with Love, Al " a very good copy of Pitmann's third published work.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperbound. Very Good. 8 vo,. Poetry.

$25.00

THE MENDERS; Signed By Author

By Murdoch,B.J. Rev.

Francestown, New Hampshire: Marshall Jones Company, 1953. green gilt dec. cloth, 259 pages, small closed tears and chips to d.j. edges,ink signed on title page by author . Father Murdoch earlier books, The Red Vineyard, Souvenir, Sprigs, Alone With T hee were very popular. In mylar protective jacket. Size: 8 Vo.,. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Literature.

$25.00

The L.L. Bean game and fish Cookbook; Signed Copy

By Angus Cameron; Judith Jones

New York: Random House, 1983. gilt spine, xiii, 475 pages : illustrations by Bill Elliot, Includes index. CONTENTS: Red Meat 3 -- Small Furred Game 95 -- Game Birds 133 -- Waterfowl 195 -- Fish 225 -- A Baker's Dozen of Gameburger Recipes 317 -- Sausages, Pates, and Terrines 329 -- Dishes Made with Cooked Game 337 -- Sauces 353 -- Stuffings and Game Accompaniments 377 -- Cooking in Camp 395. dust jacket worn at corners, else very good copy; signed and dated on half-title by Angus Cameron with a long inscription in ink beginniing "with gratitude to Wavell the man who taught me how to cast from the dangle to square across the current in one cast and who agrees with me about which fly he would choose for salmon if he had to fish only one pattern, (signed Angus Cameron) Oct. 4, 1989" Angus Cameron was a long-time friend of L.L. Bean he hunted, fished, and cooked gane on wood ranges and sheet-metal stoves from Maine to Alaska, In 1948 when he was editor-in-chief of Little, Brown in Boston he was instrumental in the publication of " L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors, 1981" He was also senior editor at Alfred A. Knopf for many years and wrote many articles for a number of well known outdor publications. Many of the recipes in this book are from Cameron's collection. Others were collected by the Bean staff and by Cameraon and Judith Jones from sportsman, gane wards, fishing guides, outdoor writers and sporting camp owners. . Signed by Author. Later Printing, Same year as First . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated By Bill Elliot. 8 vo,. Cook Book.

$75.00

BIRDS OF EASTERN CANADA

By Taverner P A

Ottawa: F.A. Acland, King's Printer, 1922. blue, gilt dec, cloth, cover & spine, (iii, 290 pages) : illustrations (some color)., index, wear at corners, and spine ends, rear end paper missing, signed with 4 line inscription by William H. Moore of Scotch Lake NB, Moore was a amateur naturalist of note being responsible for various writings on NB birds and articles regarding nature. According to National Audubon Society data,Wm. H. Moore of Scotch Lake, York County, New Brunswick was Canada’s first Christmas Bird Counter. the book is inscribed to Moore's daughter Mary Moore McKeen.Biological series (Geological Survey of Canada), no. 3, 2nd ed. Covers birds of the area between the Atlantic coast and the prairies north of the International Boundary.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8 vo,.. Ornithology.

$30.00

THE BATTERY : the history of the 10th (St. Catharines) Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery

By R James Steel; John A Gill

St. Catharines, Ont.: 10th Field Battery Association, 1996. cloth, d.j., 240 pages :index, illustrations, maps, fine condition, signed by both authors on title page. Signed By Authors. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo,.. Hardcover.

$75.00

ADVENTURES OF A PAPER SLEUTH; Signed

By Hugh MacMillan

Manotick, Ont: Penumbra Press, 2004. black cloth, gilt spine,343 pages. illustarted., portrait, long presentation inscripton to former owner on half title, ink signed by the author on the title page, a very good copy. "For more than 25 years, Hugh has roamed the highways, attics and basements of Ontario seeking out the often forgotten, usually unappreciated treasures of our documentary heritage. Combining the skills of a great detective with patience and tenacity, he rescued many fragile records of our experience..." (from the dust jacket). Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo,. Hardbound.

$35.00

Playtime & company : a book for Children; Signed

By Lucas E.V.; Ernest H Shepard

London: Methuen & Co.,, 1925. pict. paper over boards. red cloth spine, paper spine label, 95 pages : illustrations, verses by E.V. Lucas ; pictures by E.H. Shepard, in patterned cloth slip case which is also in a flowered patterned slip case with calf spine, green leather spine label, gilt letters. 7 line presentation ink inscription on front blank endpaper, signed, in ink, on title page "E.V. Lucas Ernest H. Shepard" book is in very good condition, slip case faded at spine, second slip case has edge wear and age darkening, This edition, (first) was issued with a very thin paper dust jacket which is not present with this copy. I am told that the book was gifted to a young child at Christmas 1925,by a man who was a bookbinder by trade (thus the two slip cases) . Signed By Author and Illustrator. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo,. Hardbound.

$250.00

BRICKLIN; Signed by Authors

By H A Fredericks; Allan Chambers

Fredericton, New Brunswick: Brunswick Press, 1977. pictorial paper, pp., ix, 139 : illustrations, a very good copies, 3 line ink inscription of former owners, also, book is signed by authors on same page. The story of the dream car with gull-wing doors. and the company that went bankrupt and cost NB taxpayers $23 million. . First Edition. Paper Cover. Very Good. 8vo,.. Paperbound.

$40.00

OVER THE HILLS TO GEORGIAN BAY : the Ottawa, Arnprior and Parry Sound Railway : a pictorial history of the Ottawa, Arnprior and Parry Sound Railway

By Mackay Niall

Erin, Ont: Boston Mills Press, 1981. green buckram, gilt spine,143 pages : end paper maps, illustrations, maps, " It is amazing how a railway of this prosperous vitality could so quickly fade from the scene, Loss of identification through absorption into the Grand Trunk system started the decline...." ( from the d.j.). Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Sm 4to., (28 cm.). Hardcover.

$40.00

CANADA : landscape of Dreams; Signed By Author
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CANADA : landscape of Dreams; Signed By Author

By Roberta Lynn Bondar; Christine Yankou

Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2002. grey cloth, dust jacket, 109 pages : color illustrations, photography by Roberta Bondar Canada's first female astronaut ; edited by Christine Yankou. signed to "Molly with many regards" From the estate of Molly Lamb Bobak.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to., (22 Cm.). Hardbound.

$35.00

CANADA'S FIRST RAILWAY : the Champlain and St. Lawrence, (Signed copy)
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CANADA'S FIRST RAILWAY : the Champlain and St. Lawrence, (Signed copy)

By Nick Mika; Helma Mika

Belleville, Ont: Mika Pub Co, 1985. red. cloth, gilt cover and spine, 64 pages : illustrations, spine of d.j. faded, else a v.g. copy wsigned "With best wishes Nick Mika Helma Mika". Signed By Authors. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4 to. Hardbound,.

$25.00

BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA; Signed Copy
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BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA; Signed Copy

By Martin Glen Loates; Ross James

Scarborough, Ontario: Cerebrus, 1970. white fabroid cover as issued, unpaginated, 24 color plates, illustrations in full color, maps, signed in ink by Glen Loates on half-title, small closed tear at lower corner of d.j.front panel, a closed tear at lower edge of d.j. rear panel, else, a sound, bright copy, Loates accomplishments include the publication of three major volumes of his work, The Art of Glen Loates (1977), Birds of North America (1979), and A Brush With Life (1984). His North American wildlife series of children's books contain illustrations by Glen Loates on four themes - "Forest Mammals", "Birds At My Feeder", "Animal Babies", and "Owls".. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio,. Hardbound.

$35.00

FOOTPRINTS IN NEW BRUNSWICK : an historical account of Victoria County, New Brunswick, Signed
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FOOTPRINTS IN NEW BRUNSWICK : an historical account of Victoria County, New Brunswick, Signed

By Earle Emily Mae

Perth, New Brunswick: Self Published, 1959. green cloth, gilt spine, 175 pages, illustrated, ports., signed by author on title page, missing front flap from d.j., d.j., chipped with loss at spine ends and rear panel, a scarce book .." after generall accounts of the county and the whole St. John river valley, each of the Victoria County settlements is treated separately, under chapter headings Andover, Perth,Grand Falls, Aroostock Junction, Tobique, Scotch Colony Settlements and New Denmark." ( From the d.j.). Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. 8 vo,..

$40.00

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