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Barkley Sound: A History of the Pacific Rim National Park Area
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Barkley Sound: A History of the Pacific Rim National Park Area

By Scott, R Bruce

Canada: R. B. Scott. Paperback. 0919203000 278 pages. Index. Bibliography. Reproductions of black and white photos. "Portrays the people, the land, and the history of part of our country which intrigues both travellers and residents on Vancouver Island. How lucky we are to have a writer like Bruce Scott who, through his own experiences and meticulous research, has recorded this remarkable history." - from back cover. Above-average wear and soiling but still a worthy reference copy. Hale & Barman 825. . Fair. 1977. Third Printing.

$49.95

Steveston Recollected : A Japanese-Canadian History
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Steveston Recollected : A Japanese-Canadian History

By Marlatt, Daphne

Victoria, B.C.: Aural History. Paperback. B002U7VEVU xvi, 104 pages. Bibliography. Wonderful black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "An attempt to understand the role of the Japanese-Canadians in this community through the words and thoughts of the Japanese-Canadians themselves. The Editor has made extensive use of aural history interviews and combined them with her own subjective impressions of the people and the community." - from Introduction. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. Hale & Barman 578. . Good. 1975. First Edition.

$69.95

Wings Over Dauphin: A History of a Forgotten Era
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Wings Over Dauphin: A History of a Forgotten Era

Canada: By Author. Hardcover. 1550563696 vii, 107 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. Documents the history of No. 10 Service Flying Training School and No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School which were hubs of Allied training activity near Dauphin, Manitoba during the second world war. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked with lightest wear. A quality copy of this important record. . Very Good. 1995. First Edition.

$199.95

Circles of Time: Aboriginal Land Rights and Resistance in Ontario
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Circles of Time: Aboriginal Land Rights and Resistance in Ontario

By McNab, David T.

Canada: Wilfrid Laurier University Press. Hardcover. 0889203180 viii, 280 pages. Extensive footnotes. Select bibliography. Index. "Documents the experiences of Aboriginal people, their history and recent negotiations in Ontario, and provides insight into the historiography of the treaty-making process, particularly in the last quarter century. Controversial decisions such as the Temagami case and Oka are detailed." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. An excellent copy. . Fine. 1999. First Edition.

$179.95

In the Mersey Woods
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In the Mersey Woods

By Mullen, Eric; Millie, Evans

Canada: Bowater Mersey Paper Company Liverpool. Hardcover. B00440GJW0 Signed by both authors upon title page. 117 pages. Map endpapers. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "The story of Nova Scotians who were, and are, people of the forest, and whose hard work helped a fledgling company (Bowater Mersey) grow and prosper." - from page 5. Lacking dust jacket. Gift greetings upon verso of half-title page. Clean and bright with negligible wear. An excellent copy. . Fine. 1989. First Edition.

$179.95

PGE: Railway to the North
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PGE: Railway to the North

By Ramsey, Bruce

Vancouver: Mitchell Press. Hardcover. B0007J8IQ2 265 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. Black and white reproductions of photos. Map front endpaper. A very readable history of this storied British Columbia railway. Prior owner's stamp upon front free endpaper otherwise unmarked. Binding intact. Lacking the dust jacket. A sound copy. Edwards & Lort 2949. . Good. 1962. First Edition.

$149.95

The Glamour of British Columbia
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The Glamour of British Columbia

By Glynn-Ward, H.

New York: See Description. Hardcover. B000Q645PE xiv, 238 pp. Thirty-one black and white photographic plates. "Written to counteract superficial reports of tourists. Primarily concerned with the people of the various parts of the province." - Edwards & Lort 1790. Publisher's decorated black cloth. Average wear. Binding intact. Minor lean to spine. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. Four-inch archival tape repair to fold-out map of the province. A sound copy. . Good. 1926. First Edition.

$199.95

Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)
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Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)

Alberta: History Book Committee. Hardcover. B004566ICE 1,237 pages in two large volumes. Index of family histories. General Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Unmarked with moderate wear. Moderate lean to spines. Prior owner's name custom gilt stamped upon front board of Volume I. A quality copy of this wonderful local history. . Good. 1985. First Edition.

$399.95

Forests of Nova Scota
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Forests of Nova Scota

By Johnson, Ralph S.

Canada: Dep. Of Lands & Forests / Four East Pub. - Nova Scota. Hardcover. 092042709X xvi, 407 pages. Index. Bibliography. "A history of the forests and their components, beginning with the recession of the last ice age and continuing to 1982. Briefly describes the history of people in their relationship with forests, and of the forest industries, transportation, forest legislation, and forestry organizations." - from Preface. Very clean, bright and unmarked with slight wear. An excellent copy. . Very Good. 1986. First Edition.

$199.95

Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)
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Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)

Canada: Acadiensis. Paperback. 0919107370 234 pages. Footnotes. Maps. "The history behind today's headlines about confrontations between governments, companies, woodlot owners, workers and conservationists in the forest industry - a penetrating look at the exploitation and management of Maritime forest resources over the last century." - from back cover. Prior owner's name stamped on bottom and fore-edges, and half-title page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A sound copy. . Very Good. 1992. First Edition.

$79.95

Pioneer Days of Port Renfrew
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Pioneer Days of Port Renfrew

By Godman, Josephine; Paterson, edited by T. W.

Canada: Privately printed. Paperback. B003AD8KE2 Signed by author and editor upon title page. This special copy from the collection of B.C. author Lillian Gustafson, who has signed and dated top of title page. 64 pages. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. "A collection of pioneer tales concerned with settlement in the 1880s and 1890s when the provincial government offered land grants in the densely wooded but fertile San Juan Valley. Selectively records aspects of settler's lives and early industry, frequently noting the bitter consequences of the government's false promises to farmer and entrepreneur alike." - M.L. Cuddy & J.J. Scott. Map of southern Vancouver Island taped to title page. Bookseller's stamp to title page. Average wear. Binding intact. Hale & Barman 344. Edwards & Lort 1503. Cuddy pp. 36. . Good. 1973. First Edition.

$199.95

Gleanings After Pioneers and Progress
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Gleanings After Pioneers and Progress

By Club, Alix-Clive Historical

Alix, Alberta: Alix-Clive Historical Club. Hardcover. 0889253072 vi, 309 pages. Index. Many photos in colour and black and white. Navy blue boards adorned with attractive gilt decoration and lettering. A supplement to "Pioneers and Progress", published in 1974. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. A high-quality copy of this excellent genealogical reference. . Very Good. 1981. First Edition.

$199.95

Shashin Japanese Canadian Photography to 1942
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Shashin Japanese Canadian Photography to 1942

By Thomson, Grace Eiko

Burnaby, B.C.: Japanese Canadian National Museum. Paperback. B00196CBJW 96 pages. WWII internment resulted in the loss of all but a few possessions of Japanese Canadians relocated from the West Coast. Thomson dilligently searched for surviving photos of the pre-1942 period, resulting in an exhibition and this catalogue richly supported with documentation. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. An excellent copy. . Fine. 2006. First Edition.

$99.95

The Sacred Scrolls of the Southern Ojibway
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The Sacred Scrolls of the Southern Ojibway

By Dewdney, Selwyn H.

Canada: Univ of Toronto Pr. Hardcover. 0802033210 x, 199 pp. Includes reference list, key to sources, extensive directory of birchbark scrolls and charts, and index. Oblong 7" x 10". Extensively illustrated with black and white photo reproductions, diagrams and scroll fascimiles. "Provides a previously unavailable chart of the emergence, development, and decline of a unique religious nexus known as the Midewewin, an untranslatable Ojibway word inadequately rendered in English as the 'Grand Medicine Society.' The Mide cult was introduced by a young visionary late in the eighteenth century, and later spread from Lake Superior as far as Lake Winnipeg. Examines over a hundred Mide scrolls and relates them to the mainstream of the oral tradition as preserved in Ojibway literature. In tracing the history of this fascinating cult, the author also provides perspectives on Ojibway identity and on the rise and fall of Ojibway civilization." - from dust jacket. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling to illustrated cream-coloured dust jacket, now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. Moderate wear to book. Binding tight. Prior owner's signature atop half-title page, otherwise contents clean and unmarked. A sound copy of this wonderful reference. . Good. 1975. First Edition.

$1495.00

Blakeburn - From Dust to Dust: The Rise and Fall of a Coal Mining Town
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Blakeburn - From Dust to Dust: The Rise and Fall of a Coal Mining Town

By Blake, Don

British Columbia: Self-Published. Paperback. 091977303 (iv), 164 pages. Bibliography. Tables. Many black and white reproductions of archival black and white photos. Two fold-out maps. Author discovered the remains of Blakeburn while on vacation and, after finding a dearth of relevant history, decided to write a history of the town, located northwest of Princeton, B.C. First fold-out map shows the major buildings in Blakeburn and the underground workings of her three major mines in 1935. Second map shows No. 4 mine after the August 13, 1930 explosion. (Hale & Barman 84) . Good. 1985. First Edition.

$199.95

Cariboo Road
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Cariboo Road

By Wade, Mark

British Columbia: HAUNTED BOOKSHOP. Hardcover. B001JV8V1O Signed by researcher Eleanor A. Eastick upon colophon where she hand-numbered this copy number 897 of 1000. 264 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. Large fold-out map inside back board. "A newly-found manuscropt written in the 1920's and never before published." - from title page. "The personal recollections of the very people who lived and worked in the Cariboo in the last half of the nineteenth century." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear. Binding tight. Vertical line of faint peeling midway along each fixed endpaper where tape removed. Name atop front free endpaper. Gift greetings upon half-title page. Birth and death dates of dedicatee hand-written beneath his name. Price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. Hale & Barman 959. . Very Good. 1979. Numbered First Edition.

$199.95

A cameo of the West; a story of the pioneers of the present Namao School District, no. 24.
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A cameo of the West; a story of the pioneers of the present Namao School District, no. 24.

Alberta: Namao U.C.W.. Hardcover. B004PCIWOK 363 pages. Black and white photographic plates. 15" x 9" legal base map of district laid inside front board. "A revised and much enlarged edition of the 1936 edition. First forty-five pages cover the Sturgeon Namao areas, homesteading, transportation, mining, Carbondale, local government, district churches, schools, and recreation. Balance of book devoted to bibliographies/family histories from 1879 to 1955." - Krotki (2) 941. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this very informative genealogical reference. . Good. 1968. Revised.

$199.95

History of Royston  - Of Our Land (Ryerson Township, Ontario)
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History of Royston - Of Our Land (Ryerson Township, Ontario)

By Hall, R.W. (Signed)

Canada: Self-Published. Paperback. Signed and dated by author upon first leaf. (2), 104, (14 blank) pages. Maps. Addendum stapled to page 34 (presumably by author) provides information about the vessel "Wenonah". Graph of historical membership numbers for the local Methodist church. Two obituaries stapled to first blank leaf at back. Over two pages of wonderful hand-written notes on blank pages at back present the lineage and family history of this copy's prior owner, who then proudly proclaims that he comes from 'Real Pioneer Stock.' Underlining on pages 57-58. Writing on first leaf. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this precious Northern Ontario local history. . Good. 1978. First Edition.

$299.95

A Bit of Okanagan History
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A Bit of Okanagan History

By Gellatly, Dorothy Hewlett (Signed); Bennett, Premier W.R. (Foreword)

Kelowna: Self-Published / Ehmann Printing Ltd.. Paperback. Please note: Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged. VIII, 224 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "An affectionate account of the Okanagan's earliest days and the events and people unique to this part of our province." - Premier W.R. Bennett. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. Binding intact. A sound copy. Hale & Barman 334. . Fair. 1983. Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged.

$79.95

History of the Canadian Society of Animal Science 1925-1980
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History of the Canadian Society of Animal Science 1925-1980

By Rasmussen, K.

Canada: Canadian Society of Animal Science. Paperback. 40 pages. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1980. First Edition.

$69.95

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