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THE TRADITIONAL HISTORY AND CHARACTERISTIC SKETCHES OF THE OJIBWAY NATION

by COPWAY, G.

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1972
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Toronto: Coles Publishing Company. Poor. 1972. Softcover. Card covers have a bit of wear to spine ends; text paper toned as always; VG otherwise. Facsimile reprint of the London: Gilpin, 1850, edition. ; Octavo; xii, 298 pages .
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IN THE DAYS OF THE CANADA COMPANY: (Huron Tract, 1825-1850)

by LIZARS, R & K

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2006
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Campbellville, Ontario: Global Heritage Press. Fine. 2006. Hardcover. Terra cotta cloth without jacket, as issued. Illustrations. A few light and erasable pencil annotations scattered through text, else a fine copy. Facsimile reprint of the Toronto: Briggs, 1896, edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 494 pages .
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LAKE ERIE BARON: The Story of Colonel Thomas Talbor

by HAMIL, Fred Coyne

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Published
1955
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First Edition
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Toronto: Macmillan. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover.. Green boards, endpaper maps. pp (x), 326 + plates. Fine in very nearly fine jacket. Southwestern Ontario history; Octavo .
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Toronto: The Loving Society of Letterpress Printers and The Binders of Infinite Love. 2002. First printing. Softcover. Card covers. Colour and b&w reproductions. pp 72. Fine copy. Work by Wesley Bates, Reg Beatty, Stan Bevington, Margaret Lock, David Moyer, William Reuter, Alan Stein, Don Taylor, George Walker, Shaunie and Brian Young. ; Octavo .
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KARSH CANADIANS

by KARSH, Yousuf

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Published
1978
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First printing
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1978. First printing. Hardcover.. Inscribed by Author; Silver cloth. 203 pp, b&w photos. Fine copy in very nearly fine jacket, and inscribed by Karsh in 1979. 1.95 kg parcel; Folio; Signed by Author .
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A GATHERING OF FLOWERS FROM SHAKESPEARE. With quotations selected and interpreted by F. David Hoeniger

by BRENDER À BRANDIS, G.

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2006
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First printing
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Erin, ON: Porcupine's Quill. 2006. First printing. Softcover. Inscribed by Author; Card covers. Fine copy. Inscribed by Brender.; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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STARTING OUT: 1920-1947

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1987
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First printing
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. 1987. First printing. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author; White cloth. Photos, index. Fine in fine jacket, and inscribed by the author on the title page to a fan. The first volume of the author's autobiography. 1.1 kg parcel; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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LOUTH TOWNSHIP: its people and past (cover title)

by RENNIE, A. James

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Published
1966
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First printing
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St. Catharines, Ontario: Louth Township Citizens Centennial Committee. 1966. First printing. Softcover. Octavo. pp 65, stapled, in card covers. Photos in text, map inside front cover. Near fine copy. . Louth Township is part of Lincoln County and is adjacent to St. Catharines. Ontario local history. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping rate will be reduced. .… Read more
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FAREWELL TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: a compendium of the absurd

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1996
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First printing
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada. 1996. First printing. Hardcover. Black boards. Fine in fine jacket, and signed by the author. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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PORTRAITS OF FLOWERS. With commentary by Patrick Lima

by BRENDER À BRANDIS, G.

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Published
1995
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First printing
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Erin, ON: Porcupine's Quill. 1995. First printing. Softcover. Card covers. Fine copy. Signed by Brender and Lima. 72 excellent wood engravings by Brender à Brandis. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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AN ARTIST'S GARDEN

by BRENDER À BRANDIS, G.

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Published
2001
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First printing
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Erin, ON: Porcupine's Quill. 2001. First printing. Softcover. Inscribed by Author; Card covers. Fine copy. Inscribed by Brender. 74 wood engravings. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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1967: The Last Good Year

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1997
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First Edition
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon boards, illustrated endpapers. pp 391 + plates. Fine in fine jacket, with a folio-size folded advertising sheet laid in. Inscribed by the author to a fan. ; Octavo .
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THE WILD FRONTIER. More Tales from the Remarkable Past.

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1978
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First printing
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. 1978. First printing. Hardcover. Red cloth, pictorial endpapers. Fine copy. Jacket has rubbing to spine ends and flap folds, VG otherwise. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (simple ink signature to title page(). John Jewitt, slave of the Nootka Indians of Vancouver Island; Dr. Wilfred Grenfell; Sir Sam Steele and the RCMP; Isaac … Read more
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MY TIMES: living with history 1947-1995

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1995
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First printing
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada. 1995. First printing. Hardcover. Red boards. Fine in fine jacket, and signed by the author in Oct., 1995. 1.17 kg parcel; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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THE NATIONAL DREAM: the great railway 1871-1881

by BERTON, Pierre

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Published
1973
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. 1973. Hardcover. 10th printing. Red cloth. Fine coy. Black price-clipped jacket has rubbing and small chips to foot of spine, chips and creased tear to bottom margin of rear panel; a few nicks; VG otherwise. One of Berton's key books, there was a sequel THE LAST SPIKE, in 1974. 1.2 kg parcel; Octavo;… Read more
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BUSH RUNNER: the adventures of Pierre-Esprit Radisson

by BOURRIE, Mark

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Published
2019
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Windsor, ON: Biblioasis. 2019. Softcover. Card covers with flaps. pp 314, illustrated. Fine copy. ; Octavo .
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THE HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF WELLAND. With a new introduction by John Burtniak

by (RICE, A. B., editor)

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Published
1972
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First of this edition
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Belleville, Ontario: Mika. 1972. First of this edition. Hardcover. Green cloth without jacket, as issued. pp (4), (iv), (592), 42, index. VG+ clean & unworn copy, no owner names. Facsimile reprint of the Welland, 1887, original, adding the introduction and index. 2.1 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required. ; Tall thick octavo .
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Orillia, Ontario: Dyment-Strubley, Printers. 1983. Softcover. 0919333036 . Octavo. Illustrated card covers. pp xviii, 107, [3]. Illustrations and maps in text. VG clean and unworn copy, no owner names. Ontario local history. .
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MORE THAN AN ISLAND: a history of the Toronto Island

by GIBSON, Sally

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Published
1984
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First printing
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9780772014467
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Toronto: Irwin Publishing. 1984. First printing. Hardcover. 0772014469 . Oblong quarto, blue boards. pp (x), 324, [2]. Photos, reproductions, maps, index. Fine copy. Jacket has small creases at head of spine, else fine. 1.35 kg parcel .
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CANADIAN GLASS 1825-1925

by STEVENS, Gerald

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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Toronto: Ryerson. 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Pinkish cloth. pp xiv, 262. Colour frontispiece and one other colour plate, b&w illustrations throughout, glossary. Ink gift inscription at front, else a fine, jacketless copy (trimmed flaps laid in). Stevens discusses the glass factories province by province, giving details of their dates, owners, personnel, trademarks, specimens, and techniques. … Read more
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