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Oak Island Obsession: The Restall Story

by Lamb, Lee

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Minotavros Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: The Dundurn Group, 2006. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 242 pp., [24] pp. B&W photo plates. B&W illustrations in-text. Some excess glue at spine foot. Light bumping to top edge of front cover. Near fine. For years, Mildred and Bob Restall thrilled audiences in Europe, Canada, and the United States with their death-defying… Read more
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Waves of Recollections: True Stories, Old and New, from The Atlantic Provinces

by MacKenzie, Michael

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Minotavros Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
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Grand Falls, Newfoundland: Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing, 1987. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Second printing. Soft cover, 192 p.p. B&W photos in-text. A few spots of staining and scuffing to covers. Mr. MacKenzie's first five books of true stories and incidents from the Atlantic Provinces - It Happened Yesterday, Reflections of Yesteryear, Remember the Time, Glimpses of the… Read more
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Canadian Folk-Life and Folk-Lore

by Greenough, William Parker

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Minotavros Books
Published
1897
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$49.12

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New York: George H. Richmond, 1897. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Greenough, Walter C.. 8vo. xii, [1 plate], 199 p.p. Original green cloth boards with silver titling and forest vignette stamped to front board. Bumping and rubbing to spine ends and corners, a few spots of damp staining. Roughly cut edges. Twenty-one B&W plates incl. frontis. plus… Read more
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Cameron of Lochiel

by De Gaspe, Philippe Aubert; Roberts, Charles G.D. [translated by]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$56.68

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Toronto: The Copp, Clark Company, Limited, 1905. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Edwards, H.C. [frontis]. 8vo. Red cloth boards with tartan detailing and gilt fleur-de-lis device to front, title in white. Gilt titling to spine. Blind device to rear board. Spine is sunned and ends are slightly bumped, light chafing to gilt on front, light foxing to edges. Minimal… Read more
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Folklore of Canada

by Fowke, Edith

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
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CA$18.89

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1990. Soft Cover. Fine. Gal, Laszlo. 8vo. 349 p.p. Endpapers sunned. Pages lightly browned. Light wear to spine, head of rear cover rubbed. Two small circular stains below top right corner of front cover, otherwise in fine condition. Includes First Nations Tales from Ojibwe, Micmac, and Eskimo. A section devoted to Monsters of… Read more
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Close to the Folks. Folk Stories and Ballads of Prince Edward Island

by Pendergast, Reginald [compiler]

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Minotavros Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
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CA$37.79

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St. Louis, P.E.I.: Reginald Pendergast, 2000. Soft Cover. Very Good. 5.5 x 8.3 Inches. [2] 83 p.p. In-text illustrations and caricatures. Light wear, rubbing to edges, extremities. Wear and crease starting at bottom front cover, otherwise in very good condition.
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Old Province Tales

by MacMechan, Archibald

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Minotavros Books
Published
1924
Condition
Good
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CA$30.23

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1924. Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo (large). 345 p.p. Jacket worn and soiled. Pictorial endpapers show map of Nova Scotia. Previous bookseller label on front pastedown endpaper, with an owner inscription on front free endpaper. Damp stain to bottom of rear jacket cover. Tear to rear inner flap, with some loss at head, but text unaffected.… Read more
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Canadian-German Folklore. Three Pennsylvania German Pioneer Homesteads in Ontario: The Families and Their Way of Life

by Bergey, Lorna L.; Hunsberger, Alan I. [co-authors]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
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CA$64.23

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The Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario, 1986. Limited. Hardcover. Fine. 9.3 x 6.3 Inches. Volume 10. Title in gilt on front board, with gilt illustration of pioneers on horse-ridden wagon. 80 p.p. Many in-text maps and photographs (some colour). SIGNED by Lorna L. Bergey on half-title. A form from The Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario… Read more
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Gypsies, Preachers and Big White Bears. One Hundred Years on Country Roads

by Smith, Claudia

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Minotavros Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
CA$34.01

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Burnstown, Ontario: General Store Publishing House, 1998. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.5 x 8.5. 1st Printing. 135 p.p., [2] biographical note and ads. Numerous photographs of pioneers, illustrations from newspaper articles and ads. Previous own sticker at bottom of p. 63. Green stain on inside and back of rear cover. Light wear to spine, edges. Top… Read more
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The Heart of The Rockies

by Williams, M.B.

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Minotavros Books
Condition
Near Fine
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Saskatoon: H.R. Larson Publishing Co. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo (small). S.a. Rubbing to spine ends. Inner hinge cracked at page 60 and 76. Otherwise book in near fine condition.
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