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  • Edition: Not Stated, Presumed First Thus
  • Book condition: Very Good-
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Paris: Hachette, 1952. 127 pages. Black lettering on the spine and pictorial front cover. The cover has been previously covered in clear plastic which has left a sticky residue on the first and last pages. Edges are lightly scuffed. A very good copy of this book with text in French. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Signed Kurt Carlsen on the half title page.. Signed. Not Stated, Presumed First Thus. Paperback. Very Good-/No Jacket. 5.5 x 7. Nautical.

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  • Edition: Not Stated
  • Book condition: Very Good+
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London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green , 1863. 434 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Five raised cords on the spine, tree calf boards. Fore edge marbled (faded). Corners are scuffed through to the boards. Previous owner's name in pencil on the second white page (dated 1891). A very good copy of this handsomely bound book. . Not Stated. Full Leather. Very Good+/No Jacket. 5 x 7.5. Essays.

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  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Editions
  • Book condition: Very Good-
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Toronto: Murray Printing & Gravure Limited , 1935. Volume II printed in 1958. xi, 209 pages in Volume 1; viii, 153 pages in volume 2. Faded gold lettering on the spines and front covers. Corners and edges are lightly scuffed. Previous owner's name on the free endpapers. Both volumes has some underlining and notations. A very good copy of this two volume set, illustrated with a few b/w photographs; one fold out photograph in volume 1.. Not Stated Presumed First Editions. Purple Cloth Hardcovers. Very Good-/No Jackets. 6 x 9. Medical History, Canadiana.

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1973. 276 Pages. Red lettering on the spine. Minor soiling to the top fore edge. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, has minor foxing. A very good copy of this Travis McGee mystery. . Beige Cloth Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 5.5 x 8. Mystery.

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DEADLY SHADE OF GOLD, A

MacDonald, John D.

  • Edition: First Hardbound Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good+
  • ISBN: 039701032X / 9780397010325
  • Quantity available: 1
Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1974. 336 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Very minimal wear to the lower edges of the cover. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, has minor chipping along the edges. A very good copy of this stated first hardcover edition of this mystery (it is a book club edition , with no price on the dust jacket and the blind embossed small square on the back cover). . First Hardbound Edition. Blue and Black Cloth Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 5.5 x 8. Mystery.

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RANALD BANNERMAN'S BOYHOOD

MacDonald, George

  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Blackie & Son Limited 335 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Blind embossed illustration on the front cover. Cover is soiled, edges are worn, corners are bumped. Foredge is soiled. School presentation inscription on the front free endpaper. A very good copy of this original edition of this book, with a presentation date of 1939. Illustrated with b/w images in the text and a full colour frontis. . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Maroon Cloth Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 5 x 7.5. Children, Collectable.

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  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • ISBN: 0921241526 / 9780921241522
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Kelowna, B.C.: Okanagan Historical Society, 1987. 207 pages. Black lettering on the first page of the book. Covered with clear plastic and a black spine. A very good copy of this index of the Okanagan Historical Society's first 50 reports. . Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Large Format Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8.5 x 10.75. Local History, Index .

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CANADIAN TALES FROM THE PAST

MacDonald, Donald S.

  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good +
  • ISBN: 1550569236 / 9781550569230
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Maple Ridge, B.C.: DonMac Distributors Ltd, 2003. 144 pages. Black lettering on the spine and front cover. Front cover has a caricature of a man reading on a chair on top of his bed close to the light bulb in the ceiling. Inscription by the author on the pictorial front endpaper. A very good copy of these tales by one of Canada's former Cabinet Ministers. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings throughout.. Signed. Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Red Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 8.5 x 11.25. Canadiana.

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DARKER THAN AMBER

MacDonald, John D.

  • Edition: Second Printing
  • Book condition: Very Good+
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1970. 207 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Covers lightly worn, top and tail of the spine are bumped. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, is chipped along the edges and has two closed tears (1/2" and 1"). A very good copy of this second printing of Darker than Amber. There is a small square on the back cover indicating that this is a Book Club edition.. Second Printing. Brown Cloth Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good-. 5.5 x 8. Mystery, Fiction.

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  • Edition: Pressumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good +
  • ISBN: 186176233x / 9781861762337
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London: Chatham Publishing, 2004. 224 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Corners of the book are lightly bumped. Annotation as to the price of the book and the front free endpaper written by the previous owner. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart, has minor shelf wear. A very good copy of this naval history from the point of view of the food eaten at the time. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping charges (at cost). . Pressumed First Edition. Black Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 6 x 9.5. Naval History.

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CANADIAN TALES FROM THE PAST

MacDonald, Donald S. (Editor)

  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good +
  • ISBN: 1550569236 / 9781550569230
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Maple Ridge, B.C.: DonMac Distributors Ltd, 2003. 144 pages. Black lettering on the spine and front cover. Front cover has a caricature of a man reading on a chair on top of his bed close to the light bulb in the ceiling. Inscription by the author on the pictorial front endpaper. A very good copy of these tales by one of Canada's former Cabinet Ministers. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings throughout.. Signed. Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Red Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 8.5 x 11.25. Canadiana.

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LORDS OF THE STONE an Anthology of Eskimo Sculpture

Macduff, Alistair; Galpin, George M.

  • Edition: Limited
  • Book condition: Fine
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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Whitecap Books Ltd, 1982. 151 pages. Silver lettering on the spine and front cover. The book is housed in a grey slipcase (which is in near fine condition, having minor wear on the corners). A fine copy of this anthology of Eskimo sculpture, beautifully photographed in full colour. Signed on the first page by both the author and the photographer. This is copy 87 of 500. This is a heavy book and will require additional shipping charges. . Signed. Limited. Quarter Leather. Fine/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Galpin, George M. - Photographer. 10 x 13.5. Inuit Sculpture.

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  • Book condition: Good
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New York: Physical Culture Publishing Company , 1912. 2968 pages. Gold lettering on black backgrounds on the spines. Covers are soiled, edges scuffed. Volume 1 seems to be missing the title page - opens to a fold out manikin. A very thorough study of the human body, health, diseases, injuries, and cures with many b/w illustrations and a few in colour. This is a very heavy set and will require additional shipping charges (At cost). . Brown Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 6.5 x 10. Physiology.

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  • Edition: Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good-
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London: T. C. And E. C. Jack , 1911. Gold lettering on the spine. Vol. I -The Renaissance in Central Italy; 254 pages; Missing 1/" of the top of the spine; front hinge cracked, a few tears in the pages. Previous owner's name on the front free endpaper and a label on the inside cover. Missing 1 Plate (Boticelli, Mars and Venus). Vol II - The Renaissance in Venice, 232 pages. Vol. III - Later Italians and Genius of Spain; Top of the spine is torn. Vol IV - The Renaissance in the north; and the Flemish Genius; 237 pages; front hinge is cracked, first few pages loose. Vol. V - The Dutch Genius; 255 pages; Top and tail of the spine are worn, front inner hinge is cracked. Vol. VI - The French Genius; Top of the spine is missing 1/2", a couple of loose pages in the text, back inner hinge cracked; missing 2 plates (Boucher - Diana and Ingres - The Source). Vol. VII - The British Genius, 313 pages; wear to the top and tail of the spine and to the corners, Missing 1 Plate (Kneller - The Ladies Church ... Read more

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  • Edition: Not Stated Presumed First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good +
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1923. 289 pages. Gold lettering on the spine and front cover. Top foredge is marron, side and lower foredges are untrimmed. Front hinge is unglued where the endpapers was pasted down to the first page too tightly. There is an inscription by the author and a note stating that the pen corrections in the book were made by the author. A very good copy of this scarce title.. Signed. Not Stated Presumed First Edition. Maroon Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 5.5 x 7.5. Poetry - Canada.

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TWIN SOUL, THE

MacKay, Charles

  • Edition: Not Stated
  • Book condition: Good-
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Toronto: William Bryce, 1887. 322 pages. Black lettering on an orange paper cover. Back cover is missing. Corners are bumped and worn. Some pencil markings in the text. A good reading copy of this extremely scarce edition of Mackay's Twin Soul. . Not Stated. Paperback. Good-/No Dust Jacket. 5 x 7. Psychology.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Douglas & McIntyre Ltd., 1987. 224 pages. Gold lettering on the spine. Minor bump to the upper corner. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A near fine copy of this book featuring Montreal's Square Mile which was an enclave for the rich and powerful, a small geographic area whose inhabitants controlled two thirds of the Canada's wealth. The Square Mile was the home of Canada's commercial aristocracy - the McGills and McTavishes (furs), Molsons (beer), Redpaths (sugar), Ogilvies (flour), and scores of families that came after them to live on the shadow of Mount Royal. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs.. First Edition. Maroon Cloth Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 9.5 x 11. Montreal, History.

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RANDOM VIOLENCE

MacKenzie, Jassy

New York: Soho, 2010. 326 pages. Metallic blue lettering on the spine. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A fine, unread, copy of this mystery set in South Africa. Signed by the author on the title page in blue ink. . Signed. First Edition. White and Grey Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 5 x 7.75. Mystery.

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  • Edition: Fifth Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
Toronto: Carswell Co., Ltd., 1916. 600 pages. Gold lettering on red and black leather on the spine. Five raised bands on the spine. Corners lightly bumped, cover lightly soiled. A very good copy of this law text.. Fifth Edition. Ochre Cloth Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 5.5 x 8.5. Law - Bills, Notes and Cheque.

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  • Edition: Not Stated, Presumed First Editions
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
Toronto: Canada Law Book Company, Limited, 1908. xviii, 516, [1] pages. Gold lettering on red and black leather backgrounds on the spine. Five raised cords on the spine. Leather is rubbed on the top and tail of the spine, and on the cords on the spine; lower corners are scuffed through to the book boards (1/4"). Previous owner's stamp on the free endpaper and on the inside cover. Bookbinder small sticker on the inside lower corner. A very good copy of this Canadian Law book.. Not Stated, Presumed First Editions. Half Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 x 9.5. Law, Railway.

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