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Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps
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Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps

By Winearls, Joan

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division. Hardcover. 0802027946 xli, [1], 20 [maps], 986 pages. Name, subject and title indexes. "A guide to the manuscript and printed maps of Upper Canada and Canada West from the beginning of British settlement to Confederation. Each of the over 2,200 entries includes a physical description of the map, information about its contents, associated documents, other editions or related maps, and the location of the map. For historians, geographers, genealogists, surveyors, archaeologists, and local history buffs this book is a unique resource. Appendices group more than two thousand township surveys; close to three thousand plans of urban subdivisions, describing much of the evolution of towns; nautical charts of the Great Lakes; and boundary surveys." - half-title page. Author was Map Librarian at the University of Toronto. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding intact. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. A sound copy of this indispensible reference. . Fair. 1991. First Edition.

$495.00

Jewish Mysticism: An Annotated Bibliography on the Kabbalah in English (Garland Reference Library of Social Science)
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Jewish Mysticism: An Annotated Bibliography on the Kabbalah in English (Garland Reference Library of Social Science)

By Spector, Shelia A.

New York: Scholarly Title. Hardcover. 082409042X xxvi, 399 pages. Three indexes. "With the exception of folktales, this bibliography contains only non-fictional primary and secondary sources. Folktales, especially those of the Hasidim, are included, of course, because they are considered by believers to be true, and because, in many cases, they constitute the best primary sources available." - Introduction. Few library markings. Moderate wear to publisher's blue cloth. Binding tight. A sound copy. . Good. 1984. First Edition.

$250.00

Waskada Memoirs - Manitoba Local History
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Waskada Memoirs - Manitoba Local History

By Institute, Waskada Women's

Waskada, Manitoba: Waskada Women's Institute. Paperback. B004E7O8RQ 131 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Two-page map indicating landowners is undated but possibly circa 1925. "Dedicated to the memory of the pioneers of our district - the hardy men and women who braved the hardships and toil to establish this land upon which we proudly live." - Preface. Average wear to red card covers. Few markings to contents, including pages 101-102 where some people in photos have been identified. Binding tender but intact. A sound copy of this informative local history and genealogical reference. Hackett (2) 923. . Good. 1967. First Edition.

$250.00

Lawren Harris. Paintings 1910-1948
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Lawren Harris. Paintings 1910-1948

By Harris, Lawren

Toronto: Art Gallery of Toronto. Paperback. B001R2J7EU 38 pages. Includes biographical sketch, chronology and selected bibliography. Sixteen pages of black and white reproductions of the artist's works printed upon glossy stock. Four-page write-up of The Paintings and a catalogue of the more than 130 paintings, sketches and drawings included in this exhibition, the Gallery's first ever exhibition of the work of a living artist. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Contents moderately toned with age. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1948. First Edition.

$99.95

Inside the Visible: An Elliptical Traverse of 20th Century Art in, of, and From the Feminine
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Inside the Visible: An Elliptical Traverse of 20th Century Art in, of, and From the Feminine

USA: The MIT Press. Paperback. 0262540819 495 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. "Presents a provocative reading of artwork by over thirty women artists of vastly different backgrounds and experiences. Focuses on three periods (the 1930s-40s, the 1960s-70s, and the 1990s) that anticipated waves of political repression, nationalism, and xenophobia, and in which artistic practice was often redefined." - back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1996. First Edition.

$79.95

Guitar Aficionado Magazine, May/June 2011-Hugh Laurie-The'House' Star Sings the Blues.
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Guitar Aficionado Magazine, May/June 2011-Hugh Laurie-The'House' Star Sings the Blues.

By Guitar Aficionado magazine, May/June 2011-Hugh Laurie-The 'House' Star Sings the Blues

USA. Single Issue Magazine. B006U7S8OC 98 pages. Features: Bejeweled Guitars; Al Di Meola; Hugh Laurie; Picasso's Guitars; Randy Bachman; Brian Setzer; John DeLucie; Duff McKagan Looks Sharp; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this great issue. . Good. 2011. First Edition.

$69.95

Calypso Rhythm Songs. Authentic tropical novelty melodies, complete with words and music by L. Belasco and L. Whipper
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Calypso Rhythm Songs. Authentic tropical novelty melodies, complete with words and music by L. Belasco and L. Whipper

By Belasco, Lionel

USA: Mills Music Inc. Paperback. B0000CSZNK "In presenting this collection of West Indian calypsos, Mills Music, Inc. is proud to introduce them to the American public. Their effect is that of a fresh breeze from the Caribbean, from whence these melodies originate." - page 2. 32 pages. Charming cover illustration of Leighla Whipper. Includes lyrics, chords and piano sheet music for these songs: Back Down to the Tropics; Land of the Humming Bird; Don't You Say 'No'; Sweethearts; Chinita; A Pretty Girl Will Turn You Anyway But Loose; I'll Have Me Money By Then; In Martinique; Joe; Take Me To the Carnival; Bad Woman; My Mama; Song of the Jumbies; Ou Belle Marie Coolie. Contents clean and unmarked. Somewhat above-average external wear. Binding intact. Contemporary store and price rubber stamps upon front cover. A sound copy of this marvelous WWII-era compilation. . Fair. 1944. First Edition.

$295.00

Time Magazine (Canadian Edition) July 4, 1969 - Cesar Chavez Cover
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Time Magazine (Canadian Edition) July 4, 1969 - Cesar Chavez Cover

By Magazine, Time

Canada: Time Inc. Single Issue Magazine. B000LCT26U 68 pages. Features: Cesar Chavez and The Little Strike That Grew to La Causa - major article; Nice two-page ad for the Mercedes-Benz 280 S; Manitoba - Three weeks to Victory - article with photo of Howard Paulley with the Schreyers; Color photo of smiling Nixon with Trudeau at Terre Des Hommes; Major photo-illustrated article on Native Canadians and the federal government; The Curious Case of Dr. John Knowles; Great photo of "Rural Alabama Negroes at Polls", lined up outside "The Sugar Shack"; JDL / Jewish Defense League article - threat breeds counterthreat; Europe's dreams of unity revive - article with photo of new EU headquarters under construction; France's new cabinet; Rhine River pollution; Latin America - protest and progress; Commando assaults in the mid-east; Interview with General Yakubu Gowan of Nigeria; Legacy of the Warren Supreme Court; Article on the passing of Judy Garland; Measuring earth's motion; Photo of strike scene at San Francisco State; Passing of Willy Ley, Westbrook Pegler, Alene Stern Erlanger and Frank King; Showdown in Trade with Japan; Agnellli intends to acquire Ferrari; The Mobile Millionaire - Arthur Decio, founder of Skyline Corp., of Elkhart, IN; Westbrook Pegler - master of the epithet; The Film Maker as Ascendant Star - article with photos of Stanley Kubrick and Penn, with four pages of color photos of directors at work; Joe Frazier pummels Jerry Quarry; Pole vaulter John Pennel sets new world record; Nature Conservancy of Canada ad shows polluted river; and more. Moderate wear. Bit of writing atop front cover. Minor evidence of address label removal. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1969. Canadian Edition.

$199.95

Butterflies Worth Knowing,
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Butterflies Worth Knowing,

By Weed, Clarence W.

USA: Nelson Doubleday, 1926. Hardcover. B001JB3C4A xiv, 286 pages. 8vo. Includes forty-eight plates, thirty-two of which are in color. Reprint of the 1917 first edition. "Discusses the more abundant and widely distributed butterflies of eastern North American from the point of view of their life histories and their relations to their surroundings. I have attempted to indicate the more important opportunities awaiting investigation." - Preface. Average wear to book which bears moisture marks on lower corner of about half the pages. Unmarked. Binding intact. Nice colour illustration on forest green front board. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A delightful, informative and attractive vintage butterfly reference. . Good. 1926. Reprint.

$99.95

FOR ENGLAND AND ST. GEORGE: A History of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers
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FOR ENGLAND AND ST. GEORGE: A History of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers

By Dunstan, Simon

Great Britain: Helion and Company. Hardcover. 0954006704 225, [20] pages. Bibliography. Generously illustrated in colour and black and white. "Primarily a history of the past 30-odd years in the life of an infantry regiment of the British Army as seen through the eyes and told in the words of those who have served in the Regiment." - dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light to moderate wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. . Very Good. 2000. First Edition.

$149.95

The History and Development of Advertising
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The History and Development of Advertising

By Presbrey, Frank

USA: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.. Hardcover. B007BOVWNW ix, [3], 642 pages. Index. Over three-hundred illustrations, including many wonderful black and white plates at back. "The culmination of many years of work in the gathering of material and weaving the story of one of the world's most potent instruments for the development of manufacture, trade and industry." - Foreword. Former library copy rebound in gray buckram with usual markings. No dust jacket. Above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this fascinating history. . Fair. 1929. First Edition.

$295.00

Violin-Making, as It Was and Is : Being a Historical, Theoretical and Practical Treatise on the Science & Art of Violin-Making for the Use of Violin Makers and Players, Amateur and Professional (Classic Reprint Ser.)
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Violin-Making, as It Was and Is : Being a Historical, Theoretical and Practical Treatise on the Science & Art of Violin-Making for the Use of Violin Makers and Players, Amateur and Professional (Classic Reprint Ser.)

By Heron-Allen, Ed.

Canada: Algrove Publishing / Lee Valley Tools. Hardcover. 1894572149 366 pages. Index. Almost 200 black and white illustrations. Three drawings of violin parts laid inside back board. Reprint of the 1885 second edition. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. Illustrated maroon boards. A quality copy of this classic guide. . Good. 2000. Facsimile Reprint.

$69.95

The Jaina path of purification
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The Jaina path of purification

By Jaini, Padmanabh S

USA: University of California Press. Hardcover. 0520034597 xv, 374 pages. Bibliography, glossary and index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Provides the first comprehensive introduction in the English language to the Jaina experience." - dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. . Very Good. 1979. First Edition.

$79.95

Over The Rainbow (SHEET MUSIC) The Wizard of Oz cast photos on cover
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Over The Rainbow (SHEET MUSIC) The Wizard of Oz cast photos on cover

By Arlen, E.Y. Harburg & Harold

USA: Leo Feist, inc.. Sheet Music. B00FQ3BPPK From the M-G-M motion picture "The Wizard of Oz". Nice illustrated cover includes photos of many cast members, including Judy Garland. 6 pages. Includes piano sheet music, lyrics, and guitar chords. Handwritten name and store stamp upon front cover otherwise unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy of one of the most beautiful songs of all time. Voted the best song of the 20th century by the recording industry and the National Endowment for the Arts. . Good. 1939. First Edition.

$99.95

The golden thread;: Or, The last of the pioneers; a story of the districts of Basswood and Minnedosa, Manitoba, from community beginning to our present day, 1874 to 1970
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The golden thread;: Or, The last of the pioneers; a story of the districts of Basswood and Minnedosa, Manitoba, from community beginning to our present day, 1874 to 1970

By Hambley, George Henry

Canada: George Henry Hambley. Hardcover. 0919212034 Signed and generically inscribed by author beneath his photo portrait on page i. xv, [1], 443 pages. Twelve black and white maps, illustrations and reproductions of photos. Typed slip affixed to page 30 solicits reader feedback and is signed by author. Former library copy with usual markings. Average wear to publisher's orange cloth. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative local history. HACKETT (2e) 307. . Good. 1971. First Edition.

$199.95

THE DARDANELLA BLUES: Introduced by Sophie Tucker in "Tick Tack Toe."
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THE DARDANELLA BLUES: Introduced by Sophie Tucker in "Tick Tack Toe."

USA: Fred. Fisher. Sheet Music. B005HEGBAW Nicely illustrated front cover. "Introduced by Sophie Tucker in 'Tick tack Toe'" - front cover. 4 pages. Handwritten name on front cover, otherwise unmarked with above-average wear and soiling. Clear archival-grade tape repairs to fore-edges. A worthy vintage copy. . Fair. 1920. First Edition.

$99.95

The Wallaces of Kerrymount House
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The Wallaces of Kerrymount House

By Turner, Julia

Canada: Spellbinders Publishing. Paperback. 0973971827 295 pages. A lovingly-prepared genealogy and history of this branch of the Wallace family. Many black and white reproductions of archival photos. Library ink stamps to top edge, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy of this valuable genealogical reference. . Very Good. 2010. First Edition.

$295.00

Henry David Thoreau: A Reference Guide, 1835-1899 (Reference Publication in Literature)
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Henry David Thoreau: A Reference Guide, 1835-1899 (Reference Publication in Literature)

By Borst, Raymond R.

Boston: G K Hall. Hardcover. 081618822X xiv, 147 pages. Index. "Carries the writings about Henry David Thoreau from the first discovered notice of his name in public print through to the last day of the nineteenth century." - Preface. Former library copy with usual markings and moderate wear to publisher's maroon cloth. Binding tight. A sound copy of this informative reference. . Good. 1987. First Edition.

$79.95

Pathways: Civilizations Through Time 2nd Edition
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Pathways: Civilizations Through Time 2nd Edition

By Cranny

Toronto: Pearson Education Canada. Hardcover. 0132804859 436 pages. Minimal markings. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this high school textbook. . Good. 2012. Second Edition.

$99.95

Rhythm and Blues for Guitar
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Rhythm and Blues for Guitar

By Lee, Ronny; Masone, Pat

USA: Sam Fox. Paperback. B003TJ8CI6 48 pages. Begins with brief instruction followed by guitar sheet music for twenty-one songs including: The Creep; Shuffle Blues; Little Momma Blues; Rubber Legs; Evil Woman; Black and Blues; Weary Blues; Big John; Freight Train; and many more. Includes photo and biographical details of the authors. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1962. First Edition.

$69.95

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