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University of Toronto Press, 1998. 434pp. Hardcover, Used Book. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, minor shelf wear to DJ, clean bright copy, unmarked interior.
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The Old Burying Ground Fredericton N.B.Vol. I & Vol. II

by Isabel Louise Hill

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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$28.71

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Fredericton Heritage Trust, 1981, 2 Volumes. Paperback, used books. Illustrated with line drawings in text. VERY GOOD copies, minor edge wear, a few stains and creases to covers, otherwise clean, unmarked interior. An excellent resource for genealogical research.
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The Doctor Who Never Refused a Call

by M.A. Wittick (as told by Helen Maddeaux

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
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$9.84

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Sprucedale, Ontario: Olympic Printing, 1978. 3rd printing. pp. 66. b/w photos. Paperback, used book. VERY GOOD copy with minor edge wear, former owner signature obscured by black marker on end paper, paperback in paper wrapper with some chips and small tears along edges, faded spine. The autobiography of Muskoka and Parry Sound general practitioner M.A. Wittick, C.M., M.D., as told… Read more
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Massanoga: The Art of Bon Echo

by R. H Stacey

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Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780921254607
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$12.30

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Ontario: Archives of Canadian Art/Penumbra Press, 1998. pp.101. Paperback, Used book. B/W and colour reproductions. Near fine copy, minor edge wear, bright unmarked interior. "Massanoga - as it used to be called - i both a painted place and a place of painting. Since the opening of the picturesque Bon Echo Inn in 1900, this site has attracted countless artists,… Read more
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The Typewriter is My Pulpit

by Larry Smith

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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$8.20

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St. Catharines, Ontario: Vanwell Publishing Limited, 1985. pp.127. Paperback, Used book. Very good condition, minor edge wear/discoloration, clean unmarked interior. A collection of newspaper columns originally appeared in the St. Catharines Standard between May 1980 and January 1984
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The Paradise Engine

by Rebecca Campbell

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781927063255
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$4.92

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Edmonton: NeWest Press, 2013. Trade Paperback. pp.268. Decorative end papers. Used book. NEAR FINE condition, bright clean copy.
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Legends and Stories of French Quebec

by Scott Kingsland & Kathleen Kingsland

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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$8.20

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Quebec: Atelier Pare, National Library of Canada, 1992. pp.71 Trade paperback. Used book. Slim volume, white cover with color illustrations, B/W illustrations throughout by Francoise Lavoie. NEAR Fine condition, a bright clean copy.
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Greenbank: Country Matters in 19th Century Ontario

by W.H. Graham

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1988. pp.326. Paperback, oversized. Used book. B/W photos. VERY GOOD condition, minor shelf wear, former owner signature on inside of front cover. "Using the fascinating histories of four neighbouring farms as its focus, the book broadens to explore all aspects of the social and economic history of rural Ontario over the hundred years 1835 to 1935."… Read more
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Great Lakes Suite A Trip Around Lake Erie / A Trip Around Lake Huron / A Trip Around Lake Ontario

by David McFadden

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780889223820
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Burnaby, British Columbia: Talonbooks, 1997. pp.413. Trade Paperback. Used book. VERY GOOD condition, minor shelf wear, clean bright copy, no interior markings.
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The Irish in Ontario

by Donald Harman Akenson

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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$12.30

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Kingston/Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1985. pp.404. Trade Paperback. Used book. VERY GOOD condition, minor shelf wear, creases to spine, former owner signature on title page, otherwise a clean bright copy. "For most of the nineteenth century, the Irish formed the largest non-French ethnic group in central Canada. Akenson provides a detailed analysis of the process of their settlement and adaptation… Read more
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English Bloods: In the Backwoods of Muskoka, 1878

by Frederick, Shipman, Frederick de la Fosse

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Published
2004-08
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781896219967
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$16.41

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Toronto: Natural Heritage Books, 2004. pp.207. Trade Paperback. New augmented edition by Scott D. Shipman. VERY GOOD copy, some shelf wear, otherwise a clean, bright copy. Signed by author. "Frederick de la Fosse's richly descriptive, elegantly penned and delightfully humorous memoir captures that period of life when he, and other young Englishmen of means, came to northern Muskoka in the… Read more
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The Geography of Arrival

by George Sipos

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Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781554470808
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Kentville, Nova Scotia: Gaspereau Press. 2010. Trade Paperback with dust jacket. NEAR FINE copy.
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The Perilous Trade: Publishing Canada's Writers

by Roy Macskimming

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780771054938
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2003. pp.464 Hardcover. NEAR FINE copy in NEAR FINE dust jacket. Journalist, novelist and industry insider, Roy MacSkimming chronicles Canadian publishers' extraordinary struggles and accomplishments of the second half of the twentieth century.
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Lions or Jellyfish: Newfoundland-Ottawa Relations Since 1957

by Raymond B. Blake

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Published
2015
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781442628304
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$13.12

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015. pp. 427. Trade Paperback. VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, bumped edges, interior is clean and unmarked. "Lions or Jellyfish is an interesting well-researched and through study of executive federalism and the relations between political leaders in Ottawa and St.John's since 1957. This is one of the best books I have read in Newfoundland… Read more
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William Wye Smith: Recollections of a Nineteenth Century Scottish Canadian

by Scott A. McLean & Michael E. Vance (eds)

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781550028047
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Toronto: Natural Heritage Books/Dundurn Group, 2008. pp.421 Trade Paperback. VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, clean unmarked interior. "Many nineteenth-century writers highlighted the difficulties recent immigrants faced - the clearing of forest and the breaking of new ground, the isolation and long Canadian winters - and emphasized what they perceived to be the negative, alienating influences of Ontario's rapid urban… Read more
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The Education of a Canadian My Life As a Scholar and Activist

by H. Gordon Skilling

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780886293574
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$20.51

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McGill-Queen's University Press, 2000. Hardcover. pp.450. NEAR FINE copy in NEAR FINE dust jacket.
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Strange Fatality: The Battle of Stoney Creek, 1813

by James E. Elliott

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781896941585
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$10.25

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Robin Brass Studio Inc, 1999. pp.311 Trade Paperback. NEAR FINE copy, very minor edge wear, clean unmarked interior. Maps by Nicko Elliott
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New Priest in Conception Bay

by Robert Traill Spence Lowell

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974. New Canadian Library N 101, second series. Paperback, VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, rubbing, age toning, clean unmarked interior.
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Self Condemned

by Wyndham Lewis

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
reprint
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$14.77

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974. New Canadian Library N 112, second series. Paperback, VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, scuff marks, creases, age toning, clean unmarked interior.
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Above Ground

by Jack Ludwig

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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$8.20

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Toronto, McClelland and Stewart, 1974. New Canadian Library N 100. Paperback, VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, age toning, clean unmarked interior.
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