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Rexdale, Ontario: Ontario Trucking Association. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by contributor; Green boards. (x), (190) pp. Well illustrated. Narrow band of sunning to foot of spine, two small light tan spots to fore edges, VG+ otherwise in VG jacket. Inscribed in 1979 by J.O. Goodman, Executive VP, to Roy McMurtry, at time Attorney-General of Ontario and… Read more
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London: C. Arthur Pearson. 1951. Hardcover. 3rd edition (first was in 1948). 12mo, red boards. pp viii, 9-194, (14, ads). 55 figures in text. Pencil ownership inscription at front, else a VG+ clean, tight and unworn copy. The dust jacket is poor - about half torn away. A technical book on BSA maintenance. .
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THE QUEEN'S HIGHWAY from ocean to ocean

by CUMBERLAND, Stuart

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Published
1887
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First US issue
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London & Chicago: Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington / A.C. McClurg. 1887. First US issue. Hardcover. With the McClurg spine imprint. Octavo, red pictorial cloth stamped in black and silver, gilt lettered, black endpapers. pp (xii), (432) + frontispiece with tissue guard and 19 collotype plates + 2 colour folding maps at rear. Book a little… Read more
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THE LIGHTS OF COBB AND CO.: the story of the frontier coaches, 1854-1924

by AUSTIN, K.A.

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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Adelaide: Rigby. 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, brown cloth. pp 228 + plates. Fine in near fine jacket. Story of an Australian stage coach line. .
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THE CANADIAN RAILWAY PROBLEM

by BIGGAR, E.B.

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Published
1917
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First Edition
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Toronto: Macmillan. 1917. First Edition. Hardcover.. Octavo, light grey cloth. pp (2), (viii), 258, (4). Cracked ront inner hinge neatly repaired, mild cover soiling, else a VG copy, no owner names. Argues against private ownership of railways, informed by the conduct of the famous railway criminals, er, patriots, of the 19th century in the US and… Read more
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THE HUDSON BAY ROAD (1498-1915)

by TRÉMAUDAN, A.H.

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1915
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First Edition
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London & Toronto: J.M. Dent. 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, blue cloth gilt. Pp xvi, 264 + frontispiece portrait, 30 plates, and 2 folding maps. Bibliography, index. Mild rubbing to tips of lightly darkened spine and outer corners; front cover has 4 tiny white flecks and a small dark spot; 1916 ink name at front; offset tanning… Read more
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REPORTS AND DOCUMENTS IN REFERENCE TO THE LOCATION OF THE LINE AND A WESTERN TERMINAL HARBOUR, 1878

by Canadian Pacific Railway (Sanford Fleming, Engineer-in- Chief)

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Published
1878
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Ottawa: Printed by Maclean, Roger, & Co.. 1878. Softcover. Tall octavo. Original light green printed wrappers. pp 104 + 3 colour folding maps. Spine chipped, neatly repaired; old tape stains to inner margins of covers; 2 cm strip at top of front cover clipped away with resultant browning to first page; hole cut in front cover just… Read more
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Ottawa. 1884. Octvo, 68 pp, sewn. Disbound ex library copy, no covers. Pulpy text paper tanned; paper remains to spine; library perforation to first leaf and several others; "884" rubber stamped to top margin of page 1; else VG, binding tight, text clean and unworn . The French language version of ANNUAL STATEMENT RESPECTING THE CANADIAN… Read more
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OSHAWA. "The Crossing Between the Waters". A History of "Canada's Motor City".

by HOOD, M. McIntyre

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Published
1968
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First Edition
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Oshawa, Ontario: McLaughlin Public Library Board,. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover.. Blue cloth, pictorial endpapers. (viii), 408 pp. Numerous photos inserted. Soft bruise to upper outer corners of text and rear cover, nick to top edge of rear cover, else a fine copy. Jacket has nicks and rubbing to spine tips, short creased tear to rear panel, VG… Read more
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