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Popular Illustrated Guide to Canadian Coins, Medas, & &

by Breton, P.N.

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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Winnipeg: Canadian Numismatic Publishing Institute, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. First Reprint of P.N. Breton's writings on Coins relating to Canada. Limited to 1300 copies, of which this is No. 47. Brown cloth, 343pp. Illustrated. Text in English & French. Some bumping to corners and spine, weith light wear on edges. Boards a bit faded but still a… Read more
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The Art of Making Mosaics

by Jenkins, Louisa and Barbara Mills

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Published
1960
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Fine
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CA$22.67

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Princeton: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc, 1960. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Full black cloth. xiii, [1], 128 pp. B&W illustrations. Interior clean. Bookseller's label of Technical Books, London to rear pastedown. Dust jaccket sunned at spine, lightly rubbed to extremities, a few short tears. Flaps are cropped but price intact.
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The Art of Tying the Bass Fly: Flies for Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, and Pan Fish

by Morris, Skip

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Published
1996
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Fine
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Portland, Oregon: Frank Amato Publicataions, Inc, 1996. Soft Cover. Fine. Bunse, Richard. 8vo (imperial). Second edition. Soft cover, coil bound. 88 pp. Fully illustrated in colour. Fine condition.
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Lyman Shotshell Handbook

by Sheridan, Jim [editor]

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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Middlefield, Conn: The Lyman Gun Sight Corporation, 1969. Soft Cover. Very Good. 7.5" x 9" First complete edition. Pictorial card wraps, spiral bound. 160 pp. Colour and B&W illustrations. Bumping and creasing to corners, rubbing to covers. The Lyman Shotshell Handbook is a first of its kind - a book devoted exclusively to shotshell reloading. Includes sections… Read more
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More About Bird Watchers

by Bennett, Gerry

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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Woodbridge, Ontario: Self-Published, 1978. Soft Cover. Very Good. 18mo. SIGNED and dated with inscription from author to title page. Paperback. [x], 163 pp. Sunning and bruising to spine, spots of light wear to joints and corners, creasing to upper corner of front cover. Age toning to pages. The follow-up to Wild Birdwatchers I Have Known, featuring even more… Read more
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Roses in Bermuda

by The Bermuda Rose Society

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Published
1997
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Fine
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Bermuda: The Bermudian Publishing Company Limited, 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to. Limited Edition, no. 204 of 500 copies. Green cloth, 128pp. Illustrated. Light wear to tis and spine ends o/w about fine. Celebrating the wonderful roses of Bermuda which bloom from May to October.
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The Gun

by Roads, Christopher

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
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London: British Broadcasting Corporation, 1978. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Full brown cloth. 144 pp. Light bumping to spine ends and corners. Hinges reinfoced with tape. Bookplate pasted to ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped, age toned to edges and flaps, bumped at spine ends. Edges reinforced with tape. In this expanded version of his BBC television… Read more
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A Hundred Years of Canadian Stamps: 1851-1951

by Mason, R.S.

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Published
1951
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. Orig. brown cloth, xviii, 99pp. Illustrated. SIGNED by author on ff/ endpaper. Spine bumped, with light wear to edges o/w near fine in d/w. Jacket worn and creased, with chip to spine head. Printed in celebration of the anniversary of the first issue of Canada's postage stamps,… Read more
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A Fly-Fisher's Guide to Saltwater Naturals and Their Imitation

by Roberts Jr., George V.

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Camden, Maine: Ragged Mountain Press, 1994. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Kehoe, Arolina. 8vo. Full blue textured paper. xii, 163 pp., [24] colour plates. Light bumping to spine ends. Small stain to fore edge. Dust jacket is price clipped, bumped at spine head, chipped at upper corners of flaps, a few small stains visible to reverse.… Read more
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The Complete Book of Family Bowling

by Sullivan, George

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc, 1968. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Full blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front board. 221 pp. B&W photos in-text. Some rubbing and wear to spine ends and edges of boards. Dust jacket is price clipped, chafed to joints, spine ends and corners. Small chip to spine head, small perforation… Read more
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The Stickmaker

by Butterfield, David [editor]

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Near Fine
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[Great Britain]: The British Stickmaker's Guild. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 6" x 9" 1991-1994. No. 26-39 plus Theo Fossel Memorial Issue. Issue 32 lacking. Green cloth binder with metal rod binding, collecting 14 saddle-stiched magazines. 48 pp. each. B&W illustrations in-text, varies based on issue. July 1991 issue duplicated. Flyer for Elvaston Jamboree inserted.The British Stickmakers Guild… Read more
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Bob Izumi's Big Bass Book

by Izumi, Bob with Tom Pawlick

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1987. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription by author to inside front cover. Soft cover. vii, 152 p.p. B&W photos and illustrations. Some light creasing to spine, else fine. Written by an expert fisherman who hasn't forgotten what it was like to be a beginner, this book covers every important aspect of… Read more
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Shawnee Pottery: An Illustrated Value Guide

by Simon, Dolores

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Published
1977
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Very Good
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Paducah, Kentucky: Collector Books, 1977. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Soft cover. 64 p.p. Colour photography throughout. Some light wear to joints, light soiling, creasing to lower corner of front cover.
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The Pacific Rim Explorer: The Complete Guide

by Obee, Bruce

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Published
1986
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Near Fine
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North Vancouver, B.C.: Whitecap Books, 1986. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Barwell-Clarke, Janet [maps]. 8vo. SIGNED by author to half-title. Soft cover. xiii, 185 p.p. B&W photos and maps. Near fine. The Pacific Rim area of southwest Vancouver Island is a fascinating destination for hikers, beachcombers, fishermen, canoeists, kayakers, windsurfers, naturalists, sightseers, and anyone else who enjoys the outdoors.… Read more
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Trapping is my Life

by Tetso, John

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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Toronto: Peter Martin Associates Ltd, 1976. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Bouchard, Lorne H.. 8vo. Original blue cloth boards. ix, 116 p.p. Map endpapers. B&W illustrations in-text. Near fine. Dust jacket is price clipped, has bumping to edges and slight discolouration to spine, short tears to foot of front cover and rear joint at head. Here is a… Read more
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The Experiences of Poor Si

by Forbes, P.L.

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Bend, Oregon: P.L. Forbes. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Pictorial card wraps, staple bound. 51 p.p. [No date, c. 1936 or later]. B&W photos. Some slight bumping to corners and a few scuffs to rear, else a very nice copy.
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Bud Lilly's Guide to Western Fly Fishing

by Lilly, Bud and Paul Schullery

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Nick Lyons Books, 1987. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Stroncek, Lee. 8vo. Quarter blue cloth, red cloth boards. 184 p.p. B&W photos and illustrations in-text. Some very light wear and bumping at extremities of dust jacket, else fine.
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Atlantic Salmon & The Fly Fisherman

by Anderson, Gary

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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Montreal: Salar Publishing, 1985. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Sutton, Ed. 8vo (imperial). SIGNED by author with inscription to half-title. Blue cloth boards. 240 p.p. Colour and B&W photos and illustrations. Wear to edges, spine ends and corners. Stain to upper corner of fore edge of text block. Dust jacket is sunned at spine, "signed" sticker to spine… Read more
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Understanding Pottery Glazes

by Green, David

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Published
1963
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Orig. blue cloth, 128pp. Illustrated. Light wear to cloth and edges o/w near fine in a soiled but good d/w. A practical guide to the Chemical Background, Geological and Mineral Sources of Raw Materials, Caculations of Recipes or Formulae, Preparing, Correcting,, and Using Glazes and Colouring… Read more
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The Money Player: The Confessions of America's Greatest Tble Tennis Champion and Hustler

by Reisman, Marty

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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New York: William Morrow & Company, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Orig. cloth backed boards, 241pp. Illustrated. Spine a bit cocked, light bruising to spine and corners o/w very good in a very good but rubbed d/w with small tear to head of jacket spine and tape repair to inner cover. The adventures and beginnings of national… Read more
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