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In The Heart Of The Canadian Rockies

by Outram, James

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Published
1920
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Good to Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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New York And London: Macmillan And Co, 1920 Green Embossed Boards Have Remnants Of Dust Jacket Stuck To It. Damp Stains, Wrinkled Pages. Nice Map In Rear.466 Pgs B/W Photographs, Maps,Index. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good to Fair.
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With Pipe, Paddle, And Song A Story Of The French- Canadian Voyageurs Circa 1750

by Yates, Elizabeth - Signed.

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$49.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1968 Unclipped Dust Jacket. Signed By Both On Fep, Along With A Xmas Gift Inscription. 256 Pgs With Music At End. Nice Copy. Illus. by Illustrated With A Map And Line Drawing By Nora S. Unwin. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. By Author and Illustrator. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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An Iroquois Virgin Catherine Tekakwitha Lily Of The Mohawk And The St. Lawrence 1656-1680

by Edouard Lecompte, S. J. Translated By Sister Francis (Isabel Hamilton Melick) Edited And Prefaced By John J. Wynne, S. J.

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Published
1932
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Tekakwitha League, 1932 Grey Cloth, Slight Soiled.Preface Viii 190 Pgs. Notes And References. Bibliography Scarce.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Distribution List For Nova Scotia And Prince Edward Island 1915

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Published
1915
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Ottawa: Post Office Department Office Of Controller, 1915 Grey Cloth. Names Of Post Offices Alphabetically Arranged; Names Of Postal Car Routes, Sections Of Routes .Names Of Offices, Mail Routes, Ect. 197 Pgs With Laid In Pages Of Hand Written Additions In Ink. Rare 800 Printed June 1915. Some Soiling To Covers.. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st Edition.… Read more
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James Paterson Cockburn

by Antonine Gagon

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Published
1976
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Quebec: Le Ministere Des Affaires Culturelles L'editeur Officiel Du Quebec, 1976 Folder With 8 Colored Prints. La Documentation Quebecoise. Text In French. Bibliographie. Cover Of Folder Soiled. Prints Are Fine. Rare. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good.
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Seventy Years Of New Brunswick Life. Autobiographical Sketches

by Baird, William T.

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Published
1890
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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St. John, N. B.: Press Of Geo. F. Day, 1890 Brown/Gilt Cloth Spine A Bit Worn But Visible. Boards Tight. Photo Frontis Of Author. Paymaster District No. 8, Dominion Of Canada, From The Confederation Of The British Provinces To The Year 1887,Superintendent Of Stores At St. John, New Brunswick, From The Year 1879 To The Year 1887. Eratica Slip Bound… Read more
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The History Of Ann And Her Eleven Sisters: Displaying The Various Adventures They Encountered In Their Travels

by Renier, Anne Renier, Fernand Gabriel

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Published
1864
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$294.00

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Halifax: Milner And Sowerby, 1864 Green/Gilt Embossed Covers.Gilt Fore Edges. Fine Steel Plate Engravings By W. G. Wood, London, On Half Title Page And Verso Page. Pgs 5- 76. Publisher's Milner & Sowerby's Juvenile Series Advertisements (4). Quite Rare Worldcat Finds 1 Copy In Uk. Scarce Halifax Imprint.. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. 1st Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very… Read more
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Old Settler's Remedies

by Compiled By Marion Robertson For The Cape Sable Historical Society

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Published
1960
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Barrington, N. S.: Cape Sable Historical Society, N.S., 1960 Blue Card Covers, 34 Pages Stapled. Foreword Explains Sources Researched; Thomas Phaire "The Boke Of Chyldren London 1553; Old Cook Book With "Various Receipts And Directions To Servants And A Nova Scotia Almanack Of 1820. John Wesley's "Primitive Hysic." Quite Rare Worldcat Finds 2 Copies.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾"… Read more
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Your Home And Mine

by Wood, Harold S.

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Published
1932
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Edition
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Toronto: The Musson Book Company Ltd., 1932 Pretty Black/Red/Decorated Covers.95 Pgs.. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Owner's Name. 2nd Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine.
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Canada Lady Tweedsmuir With 12 Plates In Colour And 32 Illustrations In Black And White

by Buchan, Susan Charlotte G.

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Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Ex-Library.
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London: Britain In Pictures Limited Green/Gilt Spine Maple Leaf Board. Lib Marks. 48 Pgs. Nice Illustrations.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Edition, Ex-Library.. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Memoirs of a Blue Puttee the New Foundland Regiment in World War One

by Stacey, A. J. & Jean Edwards Stacey

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780968420911
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$39.20

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St John's Newfoundland: Drc Publishers, 2002 slight dampstains bottom pgs. pencil notes rear cover rep, b/w photographs, maps Rare copy, Worldcat finds 1 copy of first edition.. First Edition.. Pictorial Cover/soft. Very Good.
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The Story of the Bluenose Queen of the North Atlantic Fishing Fleet

by Walters, Angus J. - Signed

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Published
1933
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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Lunenburg, N. S.: Lunenburg Exhibitors, Ltd, 1933 Black/yellow cover art dustjacket. Purple blue illustrated covers. Signed on title page, dated May 16th /33 Illustrated with photo frontipiece 1931 International Fisherman's Race, by Allen Fraser, Halifax. Illustrated pages, Dimensions, Summary of Races. ect. Extremley Rare OCLC finds 0 copies. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). First… Read more
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Ancient People of Port Au Choix the Excavation of an Archaic Indian Cemetery in Newfoundland

by Tuck, A. James

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Fourth Printing.
ISBN
9780919666122
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$49.00

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St. John's Newfoundland: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1994 Red/black covers. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No. 17. Illustrated264 pgs. Scarce. First Edition Fourth Printing.. Soft cover. Very Good.
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Modern Infidelity Considered, with Respect to Its Influence on Society: By the Late Rev. Robert Hall, A. M.

by Hall, Robert Rev. A. M.

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Published
1836
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Very Good
Edition
Early Canadian Edition.
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Halifax, N. S.: Hartley and Walker, 1836 Brown cloth gilt title, spine wear, all gilt edges,boards tight. Ink Ownership fep 1840 St. John Inn. Rare edition. With Appendix 128 pgs. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. Early Canadian Edition.. Cloth. Very Good.
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The Lily and the Cross a Tale of Acadia

by De Mille, James

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Published
1874
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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Boston: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1874 Green/brown/gilt covers. slight soiled, boards tight. Owners name fep. Engraved frontispiece, illustrated, 264 pgs publishers ads rear (12) Nice copy of scarce work.. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good.
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Whistling Times Youth Poetry

by Evelyn MacLure - Editor

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Published
1973
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Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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$98.00

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Prince Edward Island: Prince Edward Island Centennial Commission, Literary Committee, 1973 Color cover art by Henry Purdy, other illustrations: Claudia MacLellan. Linda Rodd, Rare copy OCLC lists 14 copies held. 82 colored paper pages.. First Edition.. Decorative Paper. Fine.
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Notes on the Natural History and Physiography of New Brunswick

by Ganong, W. Francis (1864-1941)

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Published
1896
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Good
Edition
First Edition.
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St. John N. B.: Barnes & Co., 1896 Booklets reprinted from Bulletin No. 14 of the New Brunswick Natural History Society. Illustrated with charts, graphs. All booklets stapled, complete No. 1-3, 4-13. ect. 18 booklets to No. 138- A Post Glacial Gorge Sixty Years of Age.Rare set. OCLC finds micro fiche only. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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The Foreigner a Tale of Saskatchewan

by Connor, Ralph

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: Hodder & Stoughton, George H. Doran, 1909 Red/gilt embossed boards. 384 pgs. clean tight. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good.
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Out of the Silent North

by Drago, Harry Sinclair

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
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$41.16

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Cleveland: The Goldsmith Publishing Co, 1924 Rare Dust jacket cover art. Chips, edgewear but now in mylar. Native carrying whiteman in the forest. Owners Name. Reprint.. Cloth. Very Good/Good to Fair.
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Beyond the Road Portraits & Visons of Newfoundlanders

by Taylor, Stephen Signed, horwood, Harold

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780442298531
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$25.48

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Toronto: Van Nostrand Co., 1976 Dustjacket slight wear, Inscribed on title page signed Steph. 144 pgs, list of plates, Rare Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Inscribed by Author(s). First Edition.. Cloth. Very Good/Good.
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