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BLACKS - Peoples of the Maritimes

by Pachai, Bridglal

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Halifax, Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing, 1997. 96 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a partial crease on the front hinge and a somewhat faded spine; faint pencil mark on the front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Whence They Came: The Homeland and the Departure: Origins; Geography… Read more
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THE TOWN THAT DIED - The True Story of the Greatest Man Made Explosion before Hiroshima - Halifax 1917

by Bird, Michael J.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Ninth Printing
ISBN
9780770060152
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$9.95

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Toronto: McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1967. 192 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a slight discolouration on the front cover; some minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates. December 6, 1917 when the French cargo ship, SS Mont-Blanc, laden with high explosives, collided with the SS… Read more
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BACKHOUSES OF THE NORTH

by Newton-White, Muriel E.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Printing
ISBN
9780889540033
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Cobalt, Ontario: The Highway Bookshop, 1975. 39 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light wear on the corners; previous owner's name inside. Profusely illustrated with line drawings by Muriel E. Newton-White.. Sixth Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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VICTORY IN THE ST LAWRENCE - Canada's Unknown War

by Essex, James W.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780919783348
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$19.95

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Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press - Stoddart Books, 1984. 160 pp. Oversized softcover. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. The Chapters are: Preparation for War; The Eve of Battle; The Depression Years: From Communism to Naziism; Governments in Flux:… Read more
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THE RUM RUNNING YEARS

by Hennigar, Ted R.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780889991606
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Hantsport, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1988. 131 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a crease on the front hinge and a crease on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. In the 1920s, when the stupidity of Prohibition created hundreds of new criminals, many coastal communities in Atlantic Canada,… Read more
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AFRICVILLE - The Life and Death of a Black Community

by Clairmont, Donald H.; Magill, Dennis William

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771057885
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$24.95

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974. 272 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and a map. First they bulldozed the church so the people had nowhere to go, then they rounded up as many of them as they could and… Read more
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CURSE OF THE NARROWS - The Halifax Explosion in 1917

by Mac Donald, Laura M. (MacDonald)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780006394891
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$19.95

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Toronto: Harper Collins Publishers, 2005. 356 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a faintly creased spine; ink mark on the lower edge of the text block; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. December 6, 1917 when the French cargo ship, SS Mont-Blanc, laden with high explosives, collided with the… Read more
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JASPER PARK LODGE - In the Heart of the Canadian Rockies

by Smith, Cyndi

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780889256088
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$14.95

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Jasper, Alberta: Private Printing, 1985. 87 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some minor rubbing on the covers and an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside in faint pencil. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and a map. This is far more than just the history of a hotel. It is… Read more
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BUSH PILOTS - Canada's Wilderness Daredevils

by Boer, Peter

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781894864121
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$11.95

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Edmonton, Alberta: Folklore Publishing, 2004. 236 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Introduction; Wilfrid Reid Wop May; Clennell Haggerston Punch Dickins; Harold A. Doc Oaks; Walter Edwin Gilbert; Frederick Steve J. Stevenson; George William Grant… Read more
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ANTHOLOGY AND BIBLIOGRAPHY OF NIAGARA FALLS - Volume 1 and Volume 2

by Dow, Charles Mason

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Albany, New York: The State of New York, 1921. (xvi) 689 - 693 - 1423 pp. Both volumes are blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates. Light edge and corner wear; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjackets. The Contents of Volume One are: Preface by the State… Read more
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ROGUES, REBELS, AND GENIUSES - The Story of Canadian Medicine

by Jack, Donald (forewords by Pierre Berton and Martin M. Hoffman)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385155755
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$19.95

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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1981. (ix) 662 pp. Brown boards lettered in silver on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. From the author of the Bandy Papers... The Contents are: Life Blood; The Med School of Torture; Perspective: From Mummies to… Read more
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WALKER HOUSE - Then and Now

by Kearns, Bill

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Kincardine, Ontario: The Paddy Walker Heritage Society, 2006. 62 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers; illustrated with black and white photographs. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. An anecdotal history of Kincardine's oldest building, the Contents are: Then and Now; Society Buys the Building; Architectural Gem; Why Not a Tavern?; Child Care Benefit; Glazier Sets… Read more
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CENTENNIAL HISTORY - 1842 - 1967 - Erin Township and Erin Village

by Anonymous

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Erin, Ontario: Private Printing, 1967. 160 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light edge and corner wear with some darkening around the edges; previous owner's name inside. Illustrated with black and white photographs and a map. The township of Erin is situated in the north-eastern part of the County of Wellington. Erin was named by… Read more
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REMINISCENCES ABOUT TILLSONBURG (Ontario)

by Newman, Bert (edited by Dave Stover)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780921615002
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$14.95

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Tillsonburg, Ontario: Private Printing, 1986. 180 pp. Signed by Bert Newman on the title page. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a faintly creased spine and some rubbing on the covers; previous owner's name inside. Illustrated with black and white plates. The Contents are: Editor's Introduction; Foreword; Tillsonburg at the Turn of… Read more
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THE BLACK DONNELLYS - The True Story of Canada's Most Barbaric Feud

by Kelley, Thomas P.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$7.95

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Winnipeg, Manitoba: Greywood Publishing, 1972. 158 pp. Greywood Book 118. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Introduction; Jim Donnelly Came to Lucan; The Murder of John Farrell; They're Going to Hang Jim Donnelly; The Fires Begin to Break Out; The Return of Jim Donnelly; John Law Steps… Read more
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; Key Porter Books, 1989. 378, 196, 373, 239 pp. All four books have light wear on the corners; Regiment and Aftermath have flat uncreased spines; No Birds and My Father's Son have some creasing on the spine; Aftermath and My Father's Son have been store stamped, the other two have no interior markings. The… Read more
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CANADIANS AT WAR: A Bloody War; The War Brides; The Corvette Navy; Dieppe - Canada's Forgotten Heroes

by Lawrence, Hal; Hibbert, Joyce; Lamb, James B.; Mellor, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printings
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Toronto: Signet Books - New American Library of Canada, 1980. 210, 138, 180, 199 pp. All four books have light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spines; no interior markings. Presented in a slipcase that has some minor wear and a few ink marks. The Contents are: A BLOODY WAR - One Man's… Read more
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THE LADY AND THE MANOR - Stories about the Town of Lincoln (Ontario)

by Rannie, William F.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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Lincoln, Ontario: W. F. Rannie, 1986. 164 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. The Chapters are: The Lady and the Manor; Dr Frank Simpson Pepperdene: World Stature Radiologist; A Name Revered in a Great Sport -… Read more
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WAR GAMES - Conn Smythe and Hockey's Fighting Men

by Hunter, Douglas

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670869015
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$14.95

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Toronto: Viking - The Penguin Group, 1996. 427 pp. Quarter-bound in orange on cream-coloured boards; lettered in white on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket with a small nick in the upper right of back cover; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Prologue:… Read more
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THE REGIMENT

by Mowat, Farley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780771066948
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$9.95

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart; Key Porter Books, 1989. 378 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; slight discolouration on a couple of the early pages. The Contents in The Regiment are: Foreword; Prelude: The Years Before; Phoenix in Uniform; The Tiger in Their Midst; Cook's Tour; The Waiting Years; The Hour Strikes;… Read more
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