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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

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

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

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

Beyond Ladner\'s Landing: Two Heritage Walks South of the Original Village
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Beyond Ladner's Landing: Two Heritage Walks South of the Original Village

By Szychter, Gwen

Delta, B.C., Canada: G. Szychter, 1997 Book Two in the series on Delta's heritage in which the author takes the reader beyond the original village of Ladner's Landing. From upscale residences to modest "cottages", this book continues the journey of discovery begun in "Ladner's Landing of Yesteryear." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling, staple binding, signed by author to title page, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and a map, 72 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. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist
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Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist

By Wyatt, Gary (Editor)

Vancouver, BC: Douglas & MacIntyre, 2000 Curator Gary Wyatt is the editor, Michael KewI and Peter Macnair contributed essays, the reproductions are accompanied by descriptions of their meaning as told by Susan Point to Vest Giles and Bill McLennan. llustrated, glossy soft cover with flaps, white titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by the artist to half title, gorgeously illustrated with mostly full colour photographs throughout, 144 pages. Light shelf wear, a crease to top free corner of 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. Signed and Inscribed By Artist. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912, Klondike Gold Rush
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Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912, Klondike Gold Rush

By Spude, Robert L.S.

1983 Historical and preservation data, September 1983. Skagway, District of Alaska 1884-1912 - Building the Gateway to the Klondike. Cream coloured card cover, black titling to front and spine, many black and white photographs and drawings, 162 pages. Light shelf wear, a minor bump to top free corner. Klondike Gold Rush. 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.

$25.00

Wire Song
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Wire Song

By Benson, Don

New Westminster, BC: Westminster Publishing, 1991 An illustrated history of the telephone in British Columbia 1880-1930. Glossy soft cover, blue titling and illustration to front, blue titling to spine, signed and inscribed by author to half title, many black and white photographs, 63 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. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good +/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Wilderness Told Me
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Wilderness Told Me

By Cochran, Lutie Ulrich

Quesnel, BC: Mrs. Aveline Moffat Hill, 1971 As a pioneer in British Columbia, where Cochran arrived in 1912, she kept an extensive diarywith very detailed observations about the wilderness surrounding her in the Cariboo country. Green cloth, gilt titling to front and spine, illsutrated endpapers, black and white photographs, 151 pages. Minor shelf wear, a faint spot of darkening to fore edge, a few tiny dark spots to top and bottom of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows some shelf wear including some chipping to spine ends and corners, light age darkening, a half inch closed tear was repaired with clear scotch tape. It is now protected in a Brodart 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. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

H.M.C.S. Discovery: A History of the Naval Reserve in Vancouver
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H.M.C.S. Discovery: A History of the Naval Reserve in Vancouver

By Winters, Barbara

1995 HMCS Discovery is the longest serving Naval Reserve Division in Canada's history. White soft cover with black titling to front and spine, many black and white photographs, unpaginated. 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.

$40.00

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