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Forgotten Colony: A History of the English-Speaking Communities in Argentina
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Forgotten Colony: A History of the English-Speaking Communities in Argentina

By Graham-Yooll, Andrew

Hutchinson, 1981 The "extraordinary and eventful story of the British in Argentina." Red cloth, silver titling to spine, a cluster of black and white illustrations, 318 pages. Minor sunning to top and bottom edge, foxing to endpapers and textblock edge, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine and edges and light shelf wear, some foxing, a small closed tear to bottom spine end. 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. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

State of the Poor
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State of the Poor

By Eden, Frederic Morton & A.G.L. Rogers (Editor)

London, UK: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., 1928 Abridged and edited by A.G.L. Rogers with an introduction. "Eden's 'State of the Poor' has for many years been kown as a classical work in the condition of the labouring classes in England down to the end of the eighteenth century." Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 383 pages. Some shelf wear especially to corners, top free corners show minor bump, a faint discoloration to front board, some foxing to textblock edge and to a few pages, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and edges, spine has a three inch closed tear, spine ends and corners are chipped. 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. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Eucharistic Miracles of the World
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Eucharistic Miracles of the World

Lombard, IL: Real Presence Eucharistic Education and Adoration Association, Inc., 2009 Catalogue of the Vatica International Exhibition. The Eucharistic Miracles of the World by the Institute of St. Clement I, Pope and Matyr. In cooperation with the Pontifical Academy Cultorum Martyrum and the Real Presence Euchristic Education and Adoration Association. Glossy illustrated soft cover, white titling to front and spine, full colour illustrations throughout, 329 page. 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.

$25.00

First Son: Portraits By C.D. Hoy
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First Son: Portraits By C.D. Hoy

By Moosang, Faith

Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery/Arsenal Pulp Press, 1999 An extraordinary collection of photographs by C.D. Hoy (1883-1973), a Chinese Canadian photographer whose startling, evocative portraits of First Nations, Chinese and Causasian subjects in small-town British Columbia, taken between 1909 and 1920, form an important historical and cultural document abouth the roots of "otherness" in Canada. Wraps attached to spine, white card cover, black endpapers, 159 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. Card Cover in Wraps. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$55.00

At the Far Reaches of Empire: The Life of Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra
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At the Far Reaches of Empire: The Life of Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra

By Tovell, Freeman M.

Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2009 Capitan de Navio Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra was the most important Spanish naval officer on the Northwest Coast in the eighteenth century. Serving from 1774 to 1794, he participated in the search for the Northwest Passage and, with George Vancouver, endeavoured to forge a diplomatic resolution to the Nootka Sound controversy between Spain and Britain. Softcover, a cluster of illustrations, 453 pages. Some shelf wear, light smudges to textblock edge. Inside the book is tight and clean. 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. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler
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Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler

By Castle, Colin

Vancouver, BC: Granville Island Publishing, 2014 The biography of Edwin Harry Lukin by the husband of his granddaughter. It is biography, family history and a look into the early world of BC newspapers. Glossy soft cover with Lukins portrait and green titling to front, green spine with white titling, several clusters of black and white photographs, and some map drawings, 329 pages. Light shelf wear, light crease to top free corner of front, inside it 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. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$20.00

Revolution in the Revolution?
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Revolution in the Revolution?

By Debray, Regis

New York, NY: Grove Press, Inc., 1967 Armed Struggle and Political Struggle in Latin America. Translated from the author's French and Spanish by Bobbye Ortiz. Glossy card cover, black titling to front and spine, 126 pages. Light age darkening, tiny crease to bottom free corner of back cover. Inside the book is tight and clean. 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. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Byzantine Christianity: A People\'s History of Christianity, Volume 3
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Byzantine Christianity: A People's History of Christianity, Volume 3

By Krueger, Derek (Editor)

Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2006 This third volume of social histories of Christianity introduces the the religion of the Byzantine Christian laity. An international team of renowned social historians offers glimpses into the eleven centuries between the foundation of teh city of Constantinople in 324 and its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 when Byzantine Christianity developed as a distinct system of religious practice and devotion, different from the Roman Catholicism emerging simultaneously farther west. Blue cloth, black faux label to spine with gilt titling, black and white illustrations throughout, a cluster of full colour photograhs, 252 pages. Minor shelf wear to dust jacket. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover overweight packages, or international tracking and insurance, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Church and City, 1000-1500: Essays in Honour of Christopher Brooke
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Church and City, 1000-1500: Essays in Honour of Christopher Brooke

By Abulafia, David; Michael Franklin; Miri Rubin (Editors)

Cambridge University Press, 1992 Fourteen essays exploring the coextistence of religious ideas and exxlesiastical institutions with urban practices and townspeople. They span five hundred years of the history of western Christendom, ranging from Magdeburg to Majorca, and from Cambridge to Cluny. Plus a bibliography of Christopher Brooke's writings and an appreciation of his work. Green cloth, black faux label to spine with gilt titling, green endpapers, a few black and white illustrations, 354 pages. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine and light shelf wear. 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

De Nugis Curialium: Courtiers\' Trifles
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De Nugis Curialium: Courtiers' Trifles

By Map, Walter; M.R. James (Editor & Translator)

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983 This twelfth-century work is "an enchanting jumble of satire and story-telling written by a highly-educated and learned British ecclesiastic ... who became a royal clerk under King Henry II, and was also a canon, chancellor, ... The Book was written in the 1180s and early 1190s, and contains satire on the royal court, satire on the religious orders, especially on the Cistercians, and on marriage, and comment and satire on his Welch compatriots" and more. Written by Walter Map, edited and translated by M.R.James, revised by C.N.L. Brooke and R.A.B.Mynors. Navy blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, light blue endpapers, 545 pages. Minor markings to textblock edge. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine, significant edge wear especially to top. 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.

$150.00

Chronicle of Battle Abbey
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Chronicle of Battle Abbey

By Searle, Eleanor (Translator & Editor)

Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1980 Written in the last quarter of the twelfth century this text could be described as the earliest teaching casebook in English common Law. It appears the author was his abbey's advocate for many years. This is his account of the royal courts, often presided over by Henry II himself, told in the oral tradition and enlivened by allusions of tales of Norman glory, of miracles, and to the stories of the Northern pilgrim routes. Grey cloth, gilt titling to spine, 357 pages. The dust jacket isprice clipped, shows sunning to spine and light 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$80.00

Northern Meeting, 1788-1988
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Northern Meeting, 1788-1988

By Farrie, Angus

Kippielaw, East Lothian Scotland: The Pentland Press, Ltd., 1988 Written not only for the members of the Northern meeting, but for anyone interested in Highland history, the local history and life in Inverness, piping, fiddle music, Highland Reels and country dances. This is the Story of the Northern Meeting - Its Games, Its Highland Balls, Its Dances and Dance Music and Its Piping Competitions. Green cloth, gilt titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, 242 pages. Minor edge wear, light sunning to top edge, very faint smudging to textblock edge. Dust jacket shows faint sunning to spine, some shelf wear including some creasing to top at the front and a closed tear now taped with clear tape on the inside. 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. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good + to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Ireland: A Genealogical Guide for North America
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Ireland: A Genealogical Guide for North America

By Betit, Kyle J. & Dwight A. Radford

Salt Lake City, UT, USA: The Irish At Home and Abroad, 1995 A guide looking at "Irish record sources from a North American point of view" and instructing on how to approach genealogical research for the Irish in North America. White illustrated card cover, staple binding, several black and white photographs and document reproductions, 62 pages. Light shelf wear, small crease to bottom free corner of front, some highlighting to a paragraph on page 9, handwritten notes to inside of back cover, bookseller's sticker 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. Second Edition. Card Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Upper Pleistocene Prehistory of Western Eurasia
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Upper Pleistocene Prehistory of Western Eurasia

By Dibble, Harold L. & Anta Montet-White (editors)

Philadelphia: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1988 University Museum Monograph 54. University Museum Symposium Series Volume 1. Green cloth, gilt titling to front with faux black label showing prehistorice drawing, black faux label to spine with gilt titling, illustrated endpapers, many black and white photographs, line drawings, maps and graphs, 461 pages. Light shelf wear with minor bumps to front free corners, a cluster of brown spots to top of textblock edge. This books 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. Hard Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1
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Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1

By Scagel, Robert F. et al, eds.

The British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1972 Issued April 1972. Periodical supplement containing Donald H. Mitchell's "Archaeology of the Gulf of Georgia area, a natural region and its culture types." 228 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. Card Cover. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Louis Riel # 1
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Louis Riel # 1

By Brown, Chester

Montreal, Quebec: Drawn & Quarterly Publications, 1999 Louis Riel # 1, June 1999. "This is the first of approximately ten comic-books which will tell the true story of this 19th Century individual." Illustrated card cover, black titling, staple binding, 25 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. Card Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Brown, Chester. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Not Yet Uhuru: The Autobiography of Oginga Odinga
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Not Yet Uhuru: The Autobiography of Oginga Odinga

By Odinga, Oginga

London: Heinemann, 1980 African Writeres Series. With a foreword by Kwame Nkrumah. Odinga sums up his political beliefs and thells the story of his development form a local teacher to an international figure. Paperback with the author's portrait to front, map to front and back, many black and white photographs, 323 pages. Some shelf wear with rubbing to edges, light smudging to textblock edge, previous onwer's name to ffep. 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. Good +/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall - Oblong.

$20.00

Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert
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Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert

By Arguedas, Jose Miguel Helfer

Santa Catalina, Peru: Ediciones Del Hipocampo SAC, 2009 Edition of 5000 copies. The Paracas National Reserve was created in 1975 to preserve the fauna and flora. Arguedas gives a tour of the national reserve in text and beautiful photography. Illustrated soft cover, full colour photographs throughout, 64 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-Oblong.

$20.00

Circles of Silence
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Circles of Silence

By Robins, Don

London: Souvenir Press Ltd., 1985 Book deals with the initial findings of the Dragon Project, set up in 1977 to eaxamine the possibility that evergy anomalies might be associated with stone circles. Blue hard cover with silver titling on spine, colour plates as well as black and white illustrations and plates, 144 pages. Dust jacket has light shelf wear. This is a handsome volume. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Robson Valley Story, The
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Robson Valley Story, The

By Wheeler, Marilyn, Editor

McBride, B.C.: McBride Robson Valley Story Group, 1979 A history of the Robson Valley, compiled and edited by Marilyn J. Wheeler. Off-white soft cover with red titling and illustrated with a sepia photograph, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, 376 pages. Cover has light edge wear, light shelf wear with two small creases at right edge of front cover, one-inch closed tear on front cover at base of spine which has been repaired on the reverse side with clear tape, text block edge and page edges darkened, previous owner's name in ink on title page, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by Wheeler, John. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

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