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Report of Dr. Adam Shortt Investigating The Financial Condition of the City of Victoria, B.C.
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Report of Dr. Adam Shortt Investigating The Financial Condition of the City of Victoria, B.C.

By Shortt, Adam

Victoria, BC, 1922 Light green card cover, staple binding, 60 pages. Crease from top to bottom, crease to top free corner of front, a few smudge and small stains, inside the booklet is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

On Island Time
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On Island Time

By Stewart, Hilary

Vancouver / Toronto: Douglas & MacIntyre, 1998 Stewart bought a property on Quadra Island, BC and tells the story of her search for the ideal house design. "Through drawings and anecdotes, she shares her delight in discovering the small wonders of the natural world while exploring the nearby beaches, forests and lakes, gathering seaweeds, mushrooms, plants and berries." Cream coloured hard cover with gilt titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, inscription "to Bill - who cracked open the door that started the chain of events which ultimately lead to this book! Love & thanks - Hilary June 30, 98" to ffep, beautifully illustrated with Stewart's drawings, 184 pages. Light stain to page 87 and to page 139 to 141. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Stewart, Hilary. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Canadian Geographic, October/November 1984
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Canadian Geographic, October/November 1984

By Royal Canadian Geographical Society

Ottawa, ON, 1984 Some of the articles in this issue are: 'Stratford: all the city's not a stage', 'PEI's mighty spud' and 'The 'wild' sheep of the Gulf Islands' by Tom Koppel. Staple bound magazine, 90 pages. The magazine shows a light ripple to the lower part. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Paper Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

BC Outdoors, Volume 25 - No. 2, March-April 1969
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BC Outdoors, Volume 25 - No. 2, March-April 1969

By Downs, Art (Editor)

Cloverdale, BC, 1969 "British Columbia's largest circulation outdoor magazine" This issue contains: 'Strip Mining: Need we pay the price of Experience?', 'Backpacking: The camp you carry', 'Family fishing Vancouver Island', 'What good is a wolf?' and an article about David Conover and his life on Wallace Island with a review of his book "Once Upon an Island". Illustrated cover, staple binding, many black and white photographs, 64 pages. The magazine is in very good condition, a light crease to bottom free corner, a mailing label to front. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands
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Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands

By Kennedy, Dorothy & Randy Bouchard

Vancouver, BC: Talonbooks, 1983 "The Sliammon are a little known group of Coast Salish Indian people who live in a rugged area of British Columbia, on the northern reaches of the Strait of Georgia." This volume gives a detailed description of the history and folkways of the Sliammon people as a result of ten years of research by the authors. Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, illustrated with many black and white photographs and maps, 176 pages. Light sunning to spine, a few very light spots to top of textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$60.00

Artifacts of the Northwest Coast Indians
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Artifacts of the Northwest Coast Indians

By Stewart, Hilary

North Vancouver, BC: Hancock House Publishers, 1981 Revised edition. This book is for everyone curious about artifacts of the Pacific Northwest Coast Indians. Richly and beautifully illustrated show the artifacts and the different techniques applied to various materials such as bone, stone, antler, and shell as well as the use and functions of these items. Illustrated soft cover, white titling to front and spine, illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings throughout, 172 pages. Light sunning to spine. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Stewart, Hilary. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$150.00

Skidegate Haida Myths & Histories
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Skidegate Haida Myths & Histories

By Swanton, John R. & John Enrico

Skidegate, BC: Queen Charolotte Islands Museum Press, 1995 Collected by John R. Swanton. Edited and translated by John Enrico. Text in English and Haida. Mythology texts, some in different versions, at the end of the book notes to the Haida texts and appendix with orthography and glossary. Soft cover, red titling to illustrated front, white titling to black spine, 212 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Islands in the Salish Sea: A Community Atlas
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Islands in the Salish Sea: A Community Atlas

By Harrington, Sheila & Judi Stevenson, Editors

Victoria: TouchWood Editions Ltd., 2007 This is an unusual atlas which over 3,000 people living on the islands in the Salish Sea created together. Beautifully illustrated with with works of more than 30 local artists and unique and extraordinary maps of each island. History by Kathy Dunster. Preface by Robert Bateman. Foreword by Briony Penn. Illustrated soft cover with flaps, full colour illustrations throughout, 159 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$95.00

Living Land
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Living Land

By Haig-Brown, Roderick

Toronto, ON: The Macmillan Company, 1961 This special edition of "The Living Land" by Roderick Haig-Brown has been limited to 1250 copies of which this is number 305. This copy is signed by the author in the designated field of the limitation page. Beige and grey cloth, gilt decoration to front, gilt titling to spine, grey endpapers, ribbon marker, richly illustrated, folded map in rear pocket, 269 pages. Clear plastic dust jacket. Slipcase shows light wear. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$95.00

Victoria Landmarks
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Victoria Landmarks

By Castle, Geoffrey

Victoria, BC: G. Castle and B.F. King, 1985 It started with articles in the 'Victoria Daily Times' in 1979 and culminated in this beautifully illustrated book with hundred landmarks of Victoria, British Columbia. Illustrated soft cover, cream coloured endpapers, signed by Castle and King to ffep, unpaginated. Light edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Artist and Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by King, Barry F.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$40.00

Wild Coast - Volume One
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Wild Coast - Volume One

By Kimantas, John

Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books, 2005 A Kayaking, Hiking and Recration Guide for North and West Vancouver Island. Kimantas gives detailed information for each region from Port Hardy to Esquimalt. Soft cover, many maps and full-colour photographs, colour markings to fore edge, 368 pages. Light sunning to spine. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

BC Studies, No. 39,  Autumn 1978
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BC Studies, No. 39, Autumn 1978

By Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 1978 Includes amongst others the articles "British Columbia's Anti-Nazi Germans: The Tupper Creek Refugees", "Chinese Imprints in British Columbia", "Agricultural Schooling in the Twenties". Light brown card cover with brown illustration and titling to front, 90 pages. Bump to bottom free corner. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

BC Studies, No. 43,  Autumn 1979
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BC Studies, No. 43, Autumn 1979

By Prang, Margaret & Walter Young (eds)

Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 1979 Includes amongst others the articles "City-Building in the Canadian West: A Case Study of Economic Growth in Early Vancouver", "The Decline of Geese and Swans on the Lower Fraser River", "The Seaforths and the Strikers: Nanaimo, August 1913". Light brown card cover with brown illustration and titling to front, 115 pages. Small light crease to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Historic Shipwrecks of the West Kootenay District, British Columbia
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Historic Shipwrecks of the West Kootenay District, British Columbia

By Pollack, John & Edward Affleck, & Wendy Bouliane

Vancouver, BC: Underwater Archaeological Society of British Columbia , 2000 This report contains a brief transportation history of the area, a complete summary of the findings of the regional inventory to date, and specific details on 17 of the more significant sites and vessels. Soft cover with black and white photo to front, staple binding, black and white photographs and line drawings throughout, 78 pages. Minor shelf wear, original price sticker to back. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

Sound Heritage, Volue IV, Numbers 3 and 4
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Sound Heritage, Volue IV, Numbers 3 and 4

By Langlois, W.J. (Editor)

Victoria, BC: Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia, 1977 Native Languages and Culture. Illustrated card cover, frontispiece, several black and white photographs, 80 pages. A few very light smudges and stains, one of the stains continues into the first page, bottom of textblock edge shows light stain as well. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Between Tzouhalem and Prevost: Memories of Duncan in the 1920s and \'30s
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Between Tzouhalem and Prevost: Memories of Duncan in the 1920s and '30s

By Ackinclose, Muriel Jarvis

Duncan, BC: M.J. Ackinclose, 2000 Ackinclose recalls her childhood memories from growing up in Duncan, British Columbia. Illustrated soft cover, red titling to front and spine, signed by the author to title page, several black and white photographs, 104 pages plus an additional cluster of photographs and reprints of records and programs of some social events. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia
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Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia

Victoria, BC, 1931 Ex-Library Book. Library Binding in dark red cloth, gilt titling to spine, several fold-out maps, several black and white photographs, 408 pages. Library marking stamped on textblock, library pocket and slip to rear fep, one foldpout map of the Coalmont Colliers No. 4 Mine is torn, chipped, crease and reinforced with failing clear tape - it is still present and legible. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Library Binding. Good/-. Ex-Library.

$28.00

Okanaga History: 68th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society
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Okanaga History: 68th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society

By Okanagan Historical Society

Kelowna, BC: Okanagan Historical Society, 2004 68th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society. Editor Dorothy Zoellner. Soft cover with a picture of a watercolour painting by Patrick Lang to front, illustrated with black and white photographs throughout, 240 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Okanaga History: 67th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society
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Okanaga History: 67th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society

By Okanagan Historical Society

Kelowna, BC: Okanagan Historical Society, 2003 67th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society. Editor Dorothy Zoellner. soft cover with a picture of Lake Kalamata to front, illustrated with black and white photographs throughout, 240 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Alex Dunsmuir\'s Dilemma
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Alex Dunsmuir's Dilemma

By Audain, James

Victoria, BC: Sunnylane Publishing Company, 1964 The story of Alex Dunsmuir, coal king of San Francisco, from his boyhood in Nanaimo, BC to his troubled life in San Francisco, from Oakland where he build the famous Dunsmuir House to New York. Black cloth with green illustration to front, green titling to spine, green endpapers, a few black and white photographs, 133 pages. Two light smudges to ffep. Dust jacket shows some wear and tear with some rubbing and chipping, a few small closed tears. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

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