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The Canadian Almanac and Miscellaneous Directory for the Year 1912

by Thomas, Arnold W.

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Published
1911
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Very Good
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Toronto: The Copp Clark Company Ltd, 1911. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Orig. plain wrappers with ads on front cover, 504pp. Illustrated. Rear wrapper lacking, light tears to covers at extremities with some chips on spine but still very good."Containing full and authentic Commercial, Statistical, Astronomical, Departmental, Ecclesiastical, Educational, Financial and General Information.
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Journey to India: Autumn 1950

by Smith, I. Norman

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Published
1950
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Very Good
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Ottawa: The Ottawa Journal, 1950. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Orig. creme wrappers, 117pp. Yellowing to wrapps, small tears along spine, o/w very good. Smith was an Associate Editor of the Ottawa Journal, travelled for 10-weeks through India, Italy, Egypt, Pakistan Turkey, and Greece. Here are Smith's dispatches, which contains Canadian's impressions of the East following the Second… Read more
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My Canada: An Alternative take on the Great White North

by Telfer, Geordie

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Published
2010
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Fine
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First Edition
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[Edmonton, AB]: Folklore Publishing, 2010. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Paperback, 350pp. Illustrated. Signed by author on title-page. About fine. "A hilarious romp through the stories of our great country, playing fast and loose with some of the most celebrated and significant moments that portray why canada is what it is and who made it that way!… Read more
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Bengough and Burks Falls

by Higginson, T.B.

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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Burks Falls: Old Rectory Press, 1975. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Bengough, John Wilson. 5.5" x 8.5" Thin pamphlet. Limited and numbered, #149/500. Original blue card wraps, saddle stitched staple binding. Unpaginated, [8] pp. B&W cartoons by Bengough. Sunnin to spine, small scuff to front, else fine.
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Epic Wanderer: David Thompson and the Mapping of The Canadian West

by Jenish, D'Arcy

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Published
2003
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full black paper boards. Map endpapers. ix, 309 pp. B&W illustrations in text. Light bumping to spine ends, else fine in fine jacket. In Epic Wanderer, the first full length biography of David Thompson, D'Arcy Jenish's careful scholarship has informed reconstruction of a world long past, and his… Read more
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Red Earth: Tales of the Micmacs, with an Introduction to The customs and Beliefs of The Micmac Indians

by Robertson, Marion

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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Halifax: Marion Robertson, and the Nova Scotia Museum, 1979. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Scott, Fred. 8vo. Reprint. Original card wraps, staple bound. 98 pp. Some very light rubbing to edges, small chip at spine head, else fine.
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Growing Pains: The Autobiography of Emily Carr

by Carr, Emily

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$37.44

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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1946. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Original brown cloth, dark brown labels to spine and front board. xvi, 381 pp. [13] plates, some in colour, incl. colour frontis. Some bumping to spine ends and corners. Bookplate to ffep. Dust jacket is worn at extremities, long tears to joints and rear flap, bumps… Read more
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German Immigration Into Canada

by Friedmann, Wolfgang |G

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Published
1952
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Near Fine
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1952. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Contemporary Affairs No. 23. Published under the auspices of the Canadian Institution of International Affairs. Original green card wraps, saddled stitched with staple binding. 63 pp. Soiling to covers and foot of text block. Chip to spine head, stain to rear.
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Hastings and Main: Stories from an Inner City Neighbourhood

by Kimbley, Laurel [compiler]; Canning-Dew, Jo-Ann [editor]

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Published
1987
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Vancouver: New Star Books, 1987. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 158 pp. B&W photos in-text. Fine condition. The intersection of Hastings and Main Streets, in Vancouver's oldest neighbourhood, is at the heart of the city's urban core. In this book, twenty residents of the area talk about their lives. Their reminiscences, which span ninety years,… Read more
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Flint and Feather: The Complete Poems of E. Pauline Johnson

by Johnson, E. Pauline

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Published
1931
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Near Fine
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Toronto: The Musson Book Company, 1931. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Eighteenth edition. Orig. green cloth, black title labels to spine and front. Colour pictorial endpapers. xxx, 170 pp. Roughly cut edges. Rubbing to spine ends and corners. Neat ink annotations to one page, an introduction to a live reading of one of Johnson's poems.
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Reminiscences About Tillsonburg

by Newman, Bert; Stover, Dave [editor]

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Tillsonburg, Ontario: Bert Newman. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Paperback, 180pp. Illustrated. Signed by author on title-page. Covers a bit rubbed and scuffed but o/w very good. A history of Tillsonburg, Ontario at the turn of the twentieth century and other articles.
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The Black Donnellys

by Kelley, Thomas P.

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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Winnipeg: Harlequin, 1967. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 16mo. Paperback, Harlequin Series No. 289, 158pp. Light wear and small soil on rear cover, o/w near fine. "The true story of Canada's most barbaric feud.
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The Young Vincent Massey

by Bissell, Claude

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Black cloth, xii, 270pp. Illustrated with 11 leaves of photos. Signed by author on title-page. A rubber price stamp on ff/ endpaper, some light rubbing to extremities o/w near fine in d/w. This is the first of two published volumes on Vincent Massey, "statesman,… Read more
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Jasper National Park: A Descriptive Guide

by Williams, Mabel B.

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Published
1949
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Near Fine
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Hamiliton: Herbert R. Larson Publishing Co. Ltd, 1949. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. ORiginal red cloth. B&W map endpapers. xiv, 128 pp. B&W photos in-text throughout. Bruising to spine ends and corners. Dust jacket is bumped at head, torn at head of rear joint, a few other short tears, bumped at upper corner of front cover, chafing… Read more
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Fun Was Where We Made It: Mount Joy - Markham 1900-1915

by Dixon, Fred

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Ontario: Self-Published, 1971. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo (tall). SIGNED by author to frontis. portrait facing the foreword. Original blue cloth. [14], 90 pp. B&W photos in-text. Sunning to edges of boards, bump to spine foot. Dust jacket has a few damp stains, a few small chips and short tears, soiling to rear. A nostalgic… Read more
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A Liberation Album: Canadians in the Netherlands 1944-45

by Kaufman, David and Michiel Horn

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1980. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (imperial). Based on the film "Liberation!" produced and directed by John Muller. Full orange cloth. 176 pp. B&W photos throughout. Minor bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket bumped to extremities, blue scuff to front joint, sticker ghost to rear. The liberation of the Netherlands in 1944-45… Read more
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When You and I Were Young, Maggie: A Ballad of Glanford Township

by Rickard, George P.

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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London, Ontario: Self Published, 1981. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 7.25" x 9" SIGNED by author to ffep. First printing stated. Original pictorial cream card covers, perfect bound. 28 pp. With duotone illustrations by the author. A few light stains to covers, else fine. A portrait of the hometown of Maggie Clark, who inspired the George Washington… Read more
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Old Muskoka: Century Cottages & Summer Estates

by Lundell, Liz

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Published
2003
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Erin, Ontario: The Boston Mills Press, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 10.25" x 10.25" Full green cloth boards. 176 pp. Numerous B&W photos in-text. Fine in fine jacket. Muskoka has long been Ontario's most glamorous lake district, the holiday retreat of choice for generations of successful Canadians and Americans. Today, these cherished family retreats are important not… Read more
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The Rivalry: Canadiens Vs. Leafs

by Fischler, Stan

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Published
1991
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1991. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full blue paper boards. 196 pp. [16] pp. B&W plates of photos. Fine condition. From the birth of the Canadiens in 1909, and that of the Leafs in 1927, to the last epic Toronto/Montreal Stanley Cup encounter in 1967 and beyond, The Rivalry highlights the great players, great… Read more
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Where Rivers Meet: An Illustrated History of Ottawa

by Bond, Courtney C.J.

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Ottawa: Windsor Publications, 1984. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (imperial). First edition stated. Full maroon cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 191 pp. Illustrated with B&W photos in-text throughout, plus 16 pp. in full colour. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners, else fine. Dust jacket has short tear to head of front cover, light bumping to extremities.… Read more
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