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THE MIRACLE OF THE EMPTY BEDS: History of Tuberculosis in Canada
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THE MIRACLE OF THE EMPTY BEDS: History of Tuberculosis in Canada

by G.J. Wherrett

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780802022691
ISBN 10
0802022693
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1977. xx, 299 pages. Red lettering on the spine, red decoration on the front cover. Previous owner's name on the dedication page. A few annotations in pencil in the text. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, has a closed tear on the top front spine edge, is slightly shelf worn. A very good copy of this history of tuberculosis in Canada, illustrated with a few b/w images. . Presumed First Edition. White Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good. 6 x 9. Medical, Tuberculosis.
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OUR DUMB COMPANIONS; or, Conversations of a Father with His Children, About Dogs, Horses, Donkeys and Cats

by Jackson, Thomas

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Used - Very Good
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Second Edition
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Hardcover
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London: S. W. Partridge 134 [10] pages. Gold decoration on the spine creating the lettering; blind embossed decorative cover with gold decoration circling a tipped on colour picture of a dog. Some scuffing wear to the edges, corners are bumped. Cover slightly warped This is an association copy - previously owned by the McTavish/Helmcken families (British Columbia History). The inscription is dated April 1865 and later March 2, 1890. A very good copy of this rare book, with at least 22 full page b/w illustrations and many smaller ones through the text.. Second Edition. Green Cloth Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Weir, Landseer, Tayler, Huard, Andsell and R. Huttula. 6.5 x 8.5. Childrens, Animal Stories.
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THE SHORES OF THE ADRIATIC THE AUSTRIAN SIDE

by Jackson, Hamilton

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London: John Murray, 1908. 420 pages. Faded gold lettering on the spine. Gold lettering with a design on the front cover. Cover is shelf worn, edges and corners are worn. Top foredge is gilded, side and lower foredges are untrimmed. Back inner hinge is cracked. Previous owner's book plate on the inside cover, inscription on the front free endpaper. A very good copy of this travel/history book, illustrated throughout with b/w drawings and photographs. This is a heavy book and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). . Presumed First Edition. Red Cloth Hardcover. Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. 6.5 x 9.5. Travel.
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MUSEUM DESIGN THE FUTURE

by Jacob, George

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Used - Very Good
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First Edition
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9781439235744
ISBN 10
1439235740
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North Charleston: Booksurge Publishing, 2009. 250 pages. Yellow white and green lettering on the spine and on the pictorial front cover. The lower corner of the book is bumped, otherwise this is a fine copy of this architectural study with a foreword by Chase W. Rynd. Illustrated throughout with full colour photographs.. First Edition. Large Format Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8 x 10. Architecture, Museums.
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REVOLUTION FRANCAISE DANS LE MIDI TOULOUSAIN

by Godechot Jacques

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  • near fine
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Used - Near Fine
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Not Stated Presumed First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9782708953017
ISBN 10
270895301X
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Toulous: Bibliotheque Historique Privat, 1986. 320 pages. White lettering on the spine and front cover. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, has minor wear to the edges and is faded on the spine edge. A fine copy of this history of the French Revolution in the Toulouse area. Text is in French. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping costs (at cost). . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Red Cloth Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 8.75. French Revolutionary History.
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ECONOMICS OF CORRUPTION
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ECONOMICS OF CORRUPTION

by Jain, Arvind K. (editor)

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  • fine
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Used - Fine
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Pressumed First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780792383338
ISBN 10
0792383338
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Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998. viii, 183 pages. White lettering on the spine and front cover. A fine copy of this text studying corruption and its effects on society. . Pressumed First Edition. Turquoise Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 6 x 9.5. Economics, Corruption .
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SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS IN WOODY PLANTS, Volume 4
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SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS IN WOODY PLANTS, Volume 4

by Jain, S. Mohan; Gupta, Pramod K.; Newton, Ronald J. - Editors

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780792353409
ISBN 10
0792353404
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Dordrecht, Holland: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999. x, 550 pages. Black lettering on the spine, black and white lettering on the front cover. Previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Minor bumping to the corners of the cover, otherwise this is a very good copy of this text aimed at researchers and students of somatic embryogenesis. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping charges (at cost). . Presumed First Edition. Pictorial Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 6.25 x 9.5. Forestry, Science, Agronomy .
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IAN MCTAGGART-COWAN the Legacy of a Pioneering Biologist, Educator and Conservationist
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IAN MCTAGGART-COWAN the Legacy of a Pioneering Biologist, Educator and Conservationist

by Jakimchuk, Ronald D.; Campbell, Wayne R.; Demarchi, Dennis A.

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Used - Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781550176230
ISBN 10
1550176234
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British Columbia: Harbour Publishing, 2015. 399 pages. Black lettering on the spine. Minor wear to the cover edges. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A very good copy of this history of biological exploration and discovery in British Columbia and the man who headed it. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs of people recounting their memories of working with Ian McTaggart- Cowan. This is a heavy book and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). . First Edition. Ochre Hardcover. Very Good +/Near Fine. 8.5 x 11.5. B.C. History, Biography .
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PLACE/CULTURE/REPRESENTATION
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PLACE/CULTURE/REPRESENTATION

by Duncan James

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780415094511
ISBN 10
0415094518
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London: Routledge, 1993. 341 pages. White lettering on a black background on the spine, black and brown lettering on a pictorial front cover. Edges lightly scuffed, bump to the lower spine edge. A very good copy of this cultural geography book. Illustrated with b/w photographs in the text. . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 9. Geography, Sociology.
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF MATHEMATICIANS, August 21-29 1974, Vancouver Canada,...
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF MATHEMATICIANS, August 21-29 1974, Vancouver Canada, Volume 1 and 2

by James, Ralph D. (Editor)

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780919558045
ISBN 10
0919558046
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Canadian Mathematical Congress, 1974. 552, 600 pages. Gold lettering and a native design, in black, on the spines and front covers. Minor soiling to the fore edges. Volume 1 contains an account of the organization of the congress, the list of members, the work of the Fields medalists, the expository addresses, and the addresses in Mathematical Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, Algebra, Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, Algebraic Groups and Discrete Subgroups, Geometry and Algebraic and Differential Topology . Volume 2 contains the addresses in Differential Geometry and Analysis on Manifolds, General Topology, Real and Functional Analysis, Operator Algebra, Harmonic Analysis and Representation of Groups, Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Potential, Measure and Integration, Complex Analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Ordinary Differential Equations, Control Theory and Related Optimization Problems, Mathematical Physics and Mechanics, Numerical Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics… Read more
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SUFFICIENT QUANTITY OF PURE AND WHOLESOME WATER, A" the Story of Hamilton's Old Pumphouse

by James, William and Evelyn M. James

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Hardcover
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London, Ontario: Phelps Publishing Company, 1978. 150 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket is protected with Brodart, has very minor wear along the edges. A very good copy of the story of the first Hamilton Water Works system built about 120 years ago (at time of printing) to supply the citizens of an ambitious city with sufficient clean water. Illustrated with b/w photographs. . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Red Cloth Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 6 x 9. Local History, Ontario, Water.
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MAN OF ALASKA, THE. PETER TRIMBLE ROWE

by Jenkins, Thomas

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Used - Very Good +
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New York: Morehouse-Gorham Co. , 1943. xvi, 340 pages. White lettering on the spine and on the front cover. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, is badly chipped along the edges and price clipped. A very good copy of this biography of the first American Bishop of Alaska, illustrated with a few b/w photographs and a coloured frontis. The book is inscribed by Rose Fullerton Rowe.. Inscribed. Presumed First Edition. Black Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good -. 5.5 x 8.75. Biography.
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DISCOVERIES AND EXPLORERS IN CANADA - 1497-1763; DISCOVERERS AND EXPLORERS IN CANADA - 1763-1911;THE REBELLIONS OF 1837 IN UPPER AND LOWER CANADA; THE STORY OF THE PIONEERS AND HOW THEY SETTLED CANADA; AND, THE INDIANS OF CANADA - Portfolio No. I - V

by Charles W. Jefferys; Malcolm G. Parks; W. Stewart Wallace; Diamond Jenness

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Hardcover
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Canada: Imperial Oil Limited Five individual portfolios intended for teachers of Canadian History. Each portfolio has approximately 15 pages. Illustrated with b/w drawings throughout.. Presumed First Editions. Loose Pages in Portfolios. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Jefferys, Charles W.. 9 x 12.5. Canadian History.
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THE SCIENCE AND PRACTICE OF IRIDOLOGY

by Jensen, Bernard

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Utah: BiWorld Publishers, Inc, 1980. 372 pages. Gold lettering on the spine and front cover. Previous owner's name and address on the front free endpaper. There is a blue stain on the front foredge (does not show on the inside. A very good copy of this book subtitled: A system of analyzing and caring for the body through the use of drugless and nature cure methods. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs and line drawings. This is a heavy book and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). . Presumed First Thus. Navy Blue Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 7 x 10. Iridology, Eyes.
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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN KOREA, Traditional Instruments and Techniques

by Jeon, Sang-woon

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Used - Very Good
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780262100144
ISBN 10
0262100142
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1974. xxii, 383 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Top and tail of the spine are lightly faded. There are a few annotations throughout the text and on the last page, in pencil. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A very good copy of this text studying the science and technology of Korea. Illustrated with a few b/w photographs and line drawings. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping charges. . Presumed First Edition. Blue Cloth Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6 x 9. Korea, History, Science .
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CHEADLE'S JOURNAL: Being the Account of the First Journey Across Canada Undertaken for Pleasure Only, By Dr. Cheadle and Lord Milton. 1862 / 1863 - Volume 5

by John Gellner, Editor

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  • fine
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Used - Fine
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Limited Edition
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Hardcover
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Toronto: Baxter Publishing 206 pages, Gold lettering on the spine and front cover. A fine copy of this book, with a very good slip case. Illustrated with drawings, partly from Dr. Cheadle's own sketches, and by Redfern. Volume 5 in Baxter's "The Canadian Heritage Series" Limited Edition #42, signed by the publisher and the editor.. Signed. Limited Edition. Brown Cloth Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 7.5 x 10.5. Canada - History.
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TOTEM, THE, University of British Columbia Yearbook

by Green John W. (Editor)

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  • Hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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Not Stated Presumed First Edition
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Hardcover
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Vancouver: University of British Columbia, 1945. 292 pages. Gold outline lettering on the spine and gold lettering on the front cover. Front cover has a blue totem pole on it. Fore edge is lightly soiled. Slight lean to the spine. A very good copy of this yearbook, with all the usual b/w photographs of students and their activities. No autographs. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping charges.. Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Navy Blue Leatherette. Very Good/No Jacket. 9 x 12.5. Yearbook.
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LETTERS ON THE STUDY AND USE OF HISTORY; ON EXILE' THE SPIRIT OF PATRIOTISM; IDEA OF A PATRIOT KING; STATE OF PARTIES IN 1714

by John, Henry St.

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Hardcover
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London: Alexander Murray, 1870. 280 pages. Gold lettering on the spine, blind embossed lettering on the front cover. Cover is very faded and worn, with the spine cloth cracked and missing part of the lower edge. Front inner hinge is cracked. Previous owners' names and dated on the front free endpaper. Some unobtrusive pencil marks in the text. The interesting thing about this book is a pasted-in autograph of Lord Viscount Bolingbrooke, dated 7th Junny 1713/14. . Autographed. Presumed First Edition. Purple Cloth Hardcover. Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. 5 x 7.5. Political Science.
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LAND SUBSIDENCE

by Johnson, A. I.; Carbognin, Laura and L. Ubertini (Editors)

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  • Paperback
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Used - Very Good
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Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780947571405
ISBN 10
094757140X
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Oxfordshire, UK: International Association of Hydrological Sciences, IAHS, 1986. xiii, 939, [2] pages. Black lettering on a faded red spine. White and black lettering on a red, pictorial front and back cover. Previous owner's name stamped on the foredge and on the half title page. Minor wear to the edges of the cover. A very good copy of these Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Land Subsidence Held in Venice, Italy, 19-25 March 1984; the symposium was sponsored by IAHS UNESCO, the Italian National Research Council (CNR), and some Italian regional and municipal authorities. This is the IAHS Publication No. 151. This is a heavy book and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Large Format Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 6 x 9. Hydrology, Science .
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MAXIMS OF THE CIVIL LAW. Essays in the Evolution of Law

by Johnson, Walter S.

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Used - Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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Hardcover
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Floeida: Wm. W. Gaunt & Sons, Inc., 1970. 252 pages, Gold lettering on the spine. Inscribed on the title page by Judge Louis-Philippe Gagnon who provided the publishers with the original edition for reprint. Annotations in red ink on the back free endpaper. A very good copy of these very scarce essays. . Reprint. Green Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 5.25 x 8. Civil Law.
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