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Rick Hansen's Man In Motion World Tour: 30 Years Later?A Celebration of Courage, Strength, and the Power of Community (Inscribed copy)

by MacDonald, Jake; Foreword By Rick Hansen

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JWMah
Published
2017
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Very Good
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1st
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9781771643443
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Vancouver: Greystone Books, 2017. (CAD) 1st printing INSCRIBED BY Rick Hansen: " To R---/ Anythng is possible!/ Rick Hansen, remainder mark to bottom edge of pages, tiny bump to lower cover edge, slight rubbing to foot of spine, Very Good in Very Good dust jackt with 1/2" tear to lower edge of front panel. Dj is in mylar… Read more
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View from West Hill (Signed copy)

by Cook, Mary

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JWMah
Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780969302605
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$9.95

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Carleton Place ON: Wallace Enterprises, 1987. (CAD) Statred 1st edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, no other markings, shallow scuff mark to back o=cover, Near Fine. Wraps, 157pp, B&W photos. The authors recounts her childhood on a farm in Renfew County in Canada;s Ottawa Valley. (1.3 JM FO 8/3. Signed by Author. 1st. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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The English Travelers: Three Narratives

by Sharon Margaret Hope

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JWMah
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780987745910
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Sidney BC: Sharon M. Hope Inc., 2012. (CAD) Second edition Nov 2012. No markings Fine. Wraps, 295pp, index, B&W illus. This is a collection of three true narratives of the Estlins, an English family. Twenty-nine year old Susannah Estlin travels to France in 1789. She finds her way to Paris and from July 14th is witness to the storming of… Read more
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The Dunsmuir Saga

by Reksten, Terry

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JWMah
Published
1994
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Fine
ISBN
9781550540703
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$13.99

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Vancouver: Douglas and Mcintyre, 1994. (CAD) 5th printing. No markings, Fine copy. Wraps, 290pp, index. B&W photos. This is the family history of Robert Dunsmuir, who became the richest man in British Columbia, through operating his coal mines on Vancouver Island. (1.6 JM FO 20/5. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
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You're On the Air (Inscribed copy)

by Phillips, Sallie

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JWMah
Published
2000
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Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781550391046
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Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 2000. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "To dear M--- & J----/ Saillie", no other markings, Fine. Wraps, 213pp, a few B&W photos. Thi sis a selection of Phillip's radio scripts frm the late 1940s and 1950s as she broadcast over the CBC and many of Vancouver's other radio stations. (1.33 JM FO 16/a1. Inscribed… Read more
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Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape (Inscribed copy)

by Hill, Jenna Miscavige; Pulitzer, Lisa

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Published
2013
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Good
ISBN
9780062263438
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NY: William Morrow, 2013. (USA) 4th printing, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "To T---/ Keep the Faith/ Regards/ Jenna Miscavige Hill", no other markings, small crease to corner of cover, spine creases, a touch of rubbing to cover lower corner tips, Good uaed copy Wraps 404pp, colour photos. In this memoir, Jenna Miscavige Hill-the niece of David Miscavige, the leader of… Read more
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The Peddler's Grandson: Growing Up Jewish in Mississippi (Signed copy)

by Cohen, Edward

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JWMah
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781578061679
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$14.99

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Jackson MI: University Press of Mississippi, 1999. (USA) 1st printing. SIGNED BY AUTHOR to the title page, owner's initial to front falp of dust jacket which has offset some ink to the facing end paper, otherwise Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Boards, 195pp, B&W photos. Cohen wirties about his life in 1950s Jackson Mississippi far from the northern… Read more
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Hero for Humanity: A Biography of William Wilberforce

by Belmonte, Kevin

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JWMah
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781576833544
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$16.88

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Colorado Springs CO: Navpress, 2002. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket with soft crease to front flap. Boards, 412pp, index, B&W illus. This is the biography of the abolutionist and philanthropist who worked for years to ending Britain's slave trade. (2.1 JM FO 56/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".… Read more
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David: The Shepherd King I: The Time of Saul's Tyranny

by Keller, W. Phillip

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JWMah
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780849904707
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Waco TX: Word Books, 1985. (USA) Presumed 1st edition. No markings, tiny bumps to cover corner tips, Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to corner tips of flap folds. Boards, 221pp, no illus. This is the first volume of David King of Israel and examines David's relationship with Saul. (1.6… Read more
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Sir Henry Pellatt, the king of Casa Loma (signed Copy )

by Oreskovich, Carlie

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JWMah
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good (-)
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780075484561
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$24.99

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Toronto: MaGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1982. (CAD) 1st prinitng. SIGNED BY AUTHOR to the title page " Carlie 1987", no other markigns, hint of spine slant, otherwise about Very Good in Very Good dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to corner tips. Laind into the book is a brochure of Casa Loma: Your personal guide to the Castle.… Read more
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Lucrezia Borgia: Life, Love, and Death in Renaissance Italy

by Bradford, Sarah

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JWMah
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780670033539
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$18.99

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NY: Viking Books, 2004. (USA) 1st printing. No markigns, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 421pp, index, map, family teees, B&W illus. (2.0 JM FO 11/2. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
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ERIC GILL: A Lover's Quest for Art and God.

by MacCARTHY, Fiona

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JWMah
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780525247357
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$17.49

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NY: E.P.Dutton, 1989. (USA) 1st printing. Remainder mark to bottom edge of pages, no other markings Very Good in Very Good dust jacket with slight colour shifting to spine panel. Black bds, xiv338pp, index. 64pp B&W photos and illus. A biography of one of the greatest English artist-craftsmen of the 20th century, a typographer and… Read more
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Voices From the World of Jane Austen

by Day, Malcolm

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JWMah
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780715323793
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$14.88

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UK: David & Charles, 2006. (UK) First edition, No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 288pp, index, colour plates, B&W illus, The life and times of Jane Austen are skillfully recreated by the author using excerpts from her novels. (2.0 JM FO 49/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
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Chaucer's Tale: 1386 and the Road to Canterbury

by Strohm, Paul

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JWMah
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780670026432
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$14.99

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NY: Viking Penguin, 2014. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 284pp, index, colour plates. This is an account of the terrible time Chaucer was having in the year 1386 and how he started his masterwork The Canterbury Tales. (1.9 JM FO 52/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
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ELISABETH. Bilder einer Kaiserin; Portraits of an Empress

by Hamann, Brigitte

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JWMah
Published
1986
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Fine
Edition
1st
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$24.00

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Wien: Amalthea Verlag, 1986. (AUST) Presumed 1st eidtion, No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket, Orange boards, no page numbers, some colour illus. mostly B&W photos and illus. The text is in German and in English. A well illustrated book on the life and times of Empress Eliz=sabeth (1837-1898. A heavy book. (3.0 JM FO 52/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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The QI Book of the Dead

by Lloyd, John ; John Mitchinson

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JWMah
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780571244904
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$13.39

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London: Faber and Faber, 2009. (UK) 3rd printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust ajcket. Boards, 435pp, index, no illus. 66 short interesting biographies in the style of the QI TV franchise. (1.9 JM FO 21/b2. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
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Let's Get Frank Canada's Mad Man of Advertising

by Brunet, Robin

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JWMah
Published
2018
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781771621816
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$14.99

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Madeira Park: Douglas & McIntyre, 2018. (CAD) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 223pp, B&W photos. From the dust jacket: Frank Palmer is a legend in the Canadian advertising world. He not only developed Palmer Jarvis, one of the country’s most acclaimed marketing communications agencies (and then became chairman and CEO of DDB Canada after selling… Read more
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Travels With Queen Victoria

by York, Sarah Mountbatten-Windsor, Duchess of; Stoney, Benita

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JWMah
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780297831952
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$23.48 $19.96
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, 1993. (UK) 1st edition. No markings, Fine in price-clipped Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve. Boards, 207pp, index, colour illus and photos. The authors' have recreated Queen Victoria's travels in Belgium and Germany. A heavy book. (3.5 JM FO 53/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
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Travels With Queen Victoria

by York, Sarah Mountbatten-Windsor, Duchess of; Stoney, Benita

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780297831952
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, 1993. (UK) 1st edition. No markings, tiny bump to lower fron edge of cover, Near Fine in unclipped Very Good dust jacket with chip to head of spine panel. . Boards, 207pp, index, colour illus and photos. The authors' have recreated Queen Victoria's travels in Belgium and Germany. A heavy book.… Read more
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Peter Gzowski: A Biography

by Fleming, R.B.

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JWMah
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781554887200
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$19.99

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Toronto: Dundurn, 2010. (CAD) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket with newspaper cipping laid into the book. Boards, 511pp, index, B&W photos. From the dust jacket: Born in 1934, Peter Gzowski covered most of the last half of the century as a journalist and interviewer. This biography, the most comprehensive and definitive yet published, is also… Read more
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