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General Inventory Manuscripts Volume 4 MG22-MG25

By Public Archives of Canada - Manuscript Division

Ottawa: Public Archive of Canada, 1972. First printing. 449 pp., index, oversized softcover. Very Good with no significant flaws, no owner's name. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


A Bibliography of Canadiana. 6 volumes complete.

By Staton, Frances M. & Marie Tremaine

Toronto: The Toronto Public Library, 1965. Various printing dates from 1965 to 1989. Large octavo format in burgundy boards, green title panels with gilt lettering. All volumes in Fine condition with no owner's name, no noticeable wear to covers. Some of the volumes have some page-corners turned over with a few check marks or circles around item numbers, plus the odd stray pen mark or word. Very minor overall. If not for the owner's marks, this would be a Fine set. The owner was an author who wrote a book on Louis Riel. . Hardcover. Very Good.


A Bibliography of Canadiana: Being items in the Metropolitan Toronto Library  Second Supplement  Vol. 2 1801-1849
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A Bibliography of Canadiana: Being items in the Metropolitan Toronto Library Second Supplement Vol. 2 1801-1849

By Toronto Public Libraries

Toronto: Metropolitan Toronto Library Board, 1986. 829 pp., thick octavo format burgundy cloth with green gilt-stamped labels on spines. Tight, fresh, unworn copy with original owner's name in front, and a few inked words from the owner some page-corners turned. If not for the owner's marks, this would be a Fine copy. The owner was an author who wrote a book on the life of Louis Riel. . Hardcover. Very Good.


Hopeful Travellers: Italian Explorers, Missionaries, Merchants and Adventurers from the Middle Ages to Modern Times, an Exhibition in the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, 30 January - 27 April 2007

By Healey, Robin

University of Toronto Library, 2007. First printing. 152 pp., five folding colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, biblio, octavo format in dark blue card covers. Fine unread copy.. 1st. Paperback. Fine.


The Bookpersons' Lunch Massey College Thursday December 18

By Massey College

Toronto: The Massey College Press, 2003. First printing, limited edition of 50, of which this is no. 23. A single leaf, letter-press printed with title, woodcut illustration of medieval bookbinders, quote from Frederick Locker-Sampson (1886) extolling bookpersons, in a green card folder (about 5" X 9"). Fine copy. Scarce.. 1st. Paperback. New.


Nihil Obstat : An Exhibition of Banned, Censored and Challenged Books in the West, 1491-2000: Exhibition and Catalogue

By Carefoote, Pearce J.ed

Toronto: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, 2005., 2005. First printing. 111 pp., ills., notes, 8vo, quality softcover. Very Fine unread copy. Laid in presentation slip on U of Toronto letterhead "with compliments".. 1st. Paperback. Fine.


The Great Lambeth Bible (Library of Illuminated Manuscripts)

By Dodwell, C. R

N. Y.: Yoseloff, 1959 38 pp., 8 color tipped-in plates, oversize hardcover, dustjacket. Fine text in VG dj with light edge-wear, slight loss to upper edge.. Hard Cover. Very Good.


The Benedictional of St. Ethelwold (Library of Illuminated Manuscripts)

By Wormald, Francis

N. Y.: Yoseloff, 1959 30 pp., 8 tipped-in color plates, oversize hardcover, dustjacket. Text is Fine except for small scuff mank to one plate. Dj is VG with light wear to edges, couple of short tears to rear.. Hard Cover. Very Good.


The Vienna Genesis (Library of Illuminated Manuscripts)

By Wellesz, Emmy

N. Y.: Yoseloff, 1960 39 pp., 8 plates, oversize hardcover, dustjacket. Fine text in Nearly Fine dj with no tears, just light edge-wear.. Hard Cover. Very Good.


Ministering Angels: A Study of Nineteenth-century Evangelical Writing for Children

By Cutt, Margaret Nancy

Five Owls Press for the Friends of the Osborne and Lillian H. Smith Collections, 1979 First printing. 216 pp., 26 ills., biblio, checklists, index, 8vo, blue cloth with gilt titles, original clear acetate dj. Fine text in fresh dj with one short edge-tear. F/NF..


A First Edition? Statements of Selected North American

By Zempel, Edward N. & Linda A. Verkler

Spoon River Press, 1977. First printing. Not paginated, 8vo, quality trade softcover. Nearly Fine copy with no real flaws, just light wear to tips..


A Bibliography of the Works of Sir Winston Churchill

By Woods, Frederick

University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1963,, 1963. First Canadian edition (published earlier same year by Vane, UK). 340 pp., IV appendices, addenda, index, 8vo, black cloth with gilt titles, ribbon marker. NF/VG Plus (spine of dj a bit sunned, a bit of wear to extremities with slight loss but no tears). A very attractive copy of an excellent reference.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


What's the Difference: A British/American Dictionary

By Moss, Norman

Harper & Row, 1973 First edition. 138 pp., 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. Very fresh, tight, unread copy. No tears, no creases, no owner's marks, no remainder mark. Just very slight shelf-wear to edge of dj, otherwise Fine/Fine.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


Hudson's Bay to Haro Strait : Books on Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest: A Collectors' Guide. (Signed, Ltd. Ed.)

By Whale, G. Kim

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada: Rockland Books, 1998. First printing. Ix, 316, xii pp., 8vo, burgundy cloth with gilt decorations, orignal clear acetate dj. Very Fine copy, new and unread. SIGNED by the author, No. 107 of 500 copies. An excellent reference.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/Dust Jacket Included.


A Bibliography of Latin American Bibliographies : Supplement 1965-1969
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A Bibliography of Latin American Bibliographies : Supplement 1965-1969

By Gropp, Arthur E

Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.: Scarecrow Press, Incorporated, 1971. First printing. 8vo, hardcover, no dj as issued, Fine copy with no serious flaws. Uncommon reference.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine.


Alexander Solzhenitsyn: An International Bibliography of Writings By and About Him

By Fiene, Donald M

Ardis, Ann Arbour, 1973., 1973. First Edition. xix, 148 pp., large 8vo, hardcover. 2,465 entries in 38 languages, the most complete biblio ever done on him. Ex-non-circulating library otherwise VG/VG.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Bibliographie critique du roman canadien-francais, 1837 - 1900

By Hayne, David H & Tirol, Marcel

UTP, 1968., 1968. First ed. 144 pp., index, 8vo, red cloth in dustjacket. Fine/VG.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


A Memorandum on Early Printing on the Island of Malta: with bibliographical notes on issues of the early Maltese press represented in American libraries

By McMurtrie, Douglas C

Privately printed, Chicago, 1936., 1936. First printing. Limited edition: 200 copies. 12 pp., 3 full-page ills. of title pages of early Maltese imprints, references, 8vo, stiff card covers. Covers the history of printing on Malta from 1644 to 1839. Fine copy with no flaws. Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.


The Spanish of Argentina and Uruguay: An annotated Bibliography for 1940-1978

By Davis, Jack E

Mouton, Berlin, 1982,, 1982 First Edition. 360 pp., notes, abbreviations, index, 8vo, blue cloth. Fine/Fine. Uncommon.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


A Comprehensive Bibliography of English-Canadian Short Stories

By Weiss, Allan

ECW Press, 1988., 1988. First edition. 973 pp., author and title indices, errata slip, thick 8vo, beige cloth, no dj. Ex-lib copy with usual markings but not too worn. Excellent reference.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.


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