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1955 Prize Meeting of the Dominion of Canada Rifle Association to be held at Connaught Rifle Ranges, Ottawa. Programme, Prize List, Regulations and General Instructions
1 1955 Prize Meeting of the Dominion of Canada Rifle Association to be held at Connaught Rifle Ranges, Ottawa. Programme, Prize List, Regulations and General Instructions
Ottawa Dominion of Canada Rifle Association 1955 Card Covers Very Good 16mo. 
141 pages, plus ads. 6.75 x 4.75 inches. Very good condition: clean and unmarked in sound binding with sunning to spine and light soiling to rear cover Export ad as seen. The first 3 pink leaves are creased. 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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Bicycle Tours in Nova Scotia
2 Bicycle Tours in Nova Scotia
Halifax, N.S. Bicycle Nova Scotia Second Revised and Expanded Edition Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo. 
49pp. no date given (1988), includes revised pp. 46-47, contact information changed from 1976 to 1988 
Price: 13.00 CDN
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Guide to the Appalachian Trail. From the Connecticut - New York State Line by way of the Hudson River at Bear Mountain, Deleware Water Gap and Lehigh Gap to the Susquehanna River near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.. Third Edition. [Signature of Albert Schatz]
3 Guide to the Appalachian Trail. From the Connecticut - New York State Line by way of the Hudson River at Bear Mountain, Deleware Water Gap and Lehigh Gap to the Susquehanna River near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.. Third Edition. [Signature of Albert Schatz]
New York New York - New Jersey Trail Conference 1948 Stiff card w/ metal fasteners Very Good 16mo. 
6.7 x 4.7 inches. xi, 305 pages plus six November 1951 yellow revision leaves at rear. A pleasing, clean example: former owner Albert Schatz name to spine, front cover, and first title page. Probably the noted microbiologist and environmentalist of that name, discoverer of the antibiotic streptomycin, of whom, with his wife Vivian Rosenfeld, wikipedia notes: "enthusiastic naturalists and environmentalists and they enjoyed the wilds of Vermont". Military "Important Notice" pasted inside front cover. All eight folding maps present and appear always to have been correctly folded. Unobtrusive pencil underlining on a few leaves only. 
Price: 292.50 CDN
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4 Masters of Foxhounds Association Of America Rule Book / Guidebook for 1968 and for 1981, plus booklets and maps
Boston, Mass. Masters of Foxhounds of America: 1981 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
Each measures 8 x 5.5 inches, with inserted booklets measuring 6 x 4.5 inches. Each of the two books has front and rear pockets for inserts. The 1968 book has 64 pages, plus inserts: July 1980 advert for forthcoming new edition; M.F.H.A. Benefit Foundation leaflet; and seven maps. Each map folds out to 16.5 x 12.25 inches; showing the hunts in Canada and the US as of 1968. Maps are printed in red and black. The fee of $75 on pages 14 and 15 has been changed with red marker to $175. All else clean and free of marks. No tears to pages or maps. Sunning to red cover and bumped at head of spine. The 1981 book has 40 pages, plus inserts: MFA newsletter for February 1997, and five booklets: Rules and Guidelines Public Relations Program [8 pages], Code of Hunting Practices [12 pages], A Guide For Hound Shows and Puppy Shows [18 pages], Developing A Plan To Confront Anti-Foxhunting Demonstrations [24 pages], Constitution and By-Laws [25 pages]. Each clean and unmarked, with sunning to edges. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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Scotts Guide to the Identification of Turfgrass Diseases and Insects
5 Scotts Guide to the Identification of Turfgrass Diseases and Insects
Marysville, Ohio The O.M. Scott & Sons Company 1987 Card covers Very Good 12mo. 
105pp. well ilustrated with colour photographs and drawings 
Price: 13.00 CDN
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The First Class Scout's Book
6 The First Class Scout's Book
Ottawa Canadian General Council of the Boy Scouts Association 1933 Twelfth wraps Fair 8vo. 
64 pages. illustrated. Chip off lower corner of front cover; most pages dampstained (but no mold or odor); pages tanned. Binding is sound with no loose pages. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Inter-Allied Games Paris 22nd June to 6th July 1919
7 The Inter-Allied Games Paris 22nd June to 6th July 1919
Paris The Games Committee 1919 First Edition Cloth Very Good 4to. 
496 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs, diagrams, &c, including tipped in Pershing Stadium sample pamphlet and sample of daily program. Also present loosely inserted are two letters: a September 1919 Publisher's Note, and an April 1920 National War Work Council of the YMCA with blue facsimile signature of General Secretary John R. Mott noting that the copy in hand is a gift (to an unknown recipient). Light rubbing to head and heel of spine. Front exterior hinge splitting but the hinge [and spine panel] remains sound and binding sturdy. Top and fore-edge of textblock foxed. Decorative endpapers, the blank verso of rear is foxed. No inscriptions.Retains the colourful page-mark ribbon. 
Price: 292.50 CDN
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Vintage BISLEY National Rifle Association lot 1950 - 1951 Programmes Prize List &c. Seven items.
8 Vintage BISLEY National Rifle Association lot 1950 - 1951 Programmes Prize List &c. Seven items.
Softcover Very Good 12mo. 
Seven items in this lot: 1. Programme of the 81st Annual Meeting, Bisley, 1950 : 241 pages plus ads. 2. Proceedings of the National Rifle Association, Bisley Camp, 1950 : 49 pages plus ads. 3. National Rifle Association Bisley Meeting 1950 Prize List : 90 pages plus ads. 4. Double sided sheet announcing London General Meeting for March 1951. 5. National Rifle Association Bisley meeting 1951 Programme : 15 pages. 6. National Rifle Association Non-Central Competitions, 1951 : 16 pages plus leaf of entry form for .303 Rifle Postal and Full Bore Revolver Postal matches, 1951, laid in. 7. National Rifle Association, Bisley 1951 large personal entry form 
Price: 84.50 CDN
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The Mysteries of Trout Fishing, Ainsworth, Foster
9 Ainsworth, Foster The Mysteries of Trout Fishing
Hantsport, N.S. Lancelot Press 1988 0889993351 / 9780889993358 Second printing Card covers Very Good 12mo. David Langille 
48pp. 
Price: 13.00 CDN
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Mont Tremblant. La poursuite d'un rêve, Arbique, Louise (En collaboration avec Marc Blais)
10 Arbique, Louise (En collaboration avec Marc Blais) Mont Tremblant. La poursuite d'un rêve
Saint-Laurent/Québec Les Éditions Carte Blanche 1998 Cloth Hardcover Very Good Very Good oblong 8vo 
159 pages. Light rubbing to dust jacket, and original price sticker on rear; clean unmarked interior. Suitable for a gift. text in French. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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LAST IN THE AMERICAN LEAGUE. The St. Louis Browns, An Informal History, Borst, Bill
11 Borst, Bill LAST IN THE AMERICAN LEAGUE. The St. Louis Browns, An Informal History
St. Louis, Mo. Krank Press 1978 First Edition Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo., Signed by Author
124pp. signed by author on title page, with Foreword by Marty Marion the Brown's last manager 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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FALCONRY in the VALLEY OF THE INDUS, Burton, Richard Francis
12 Burton, Richard Francis FALCONRY in the VALLEY OF THE INDUS
London John Van Voorst 1852 Hardcover Very Good 8vo. 
8 x 5.25 inches. One of only 500 copies printed. Original brown blind stamped pebbled cloth. Spine neatly rebacked in leather by Norrie Linton of Dalkeith. Two front and two rear endpapers from time of rebacking. The first original leaf is the half title; the final original leaf is page 8 of publisher's catalogue. Complete, with four plates as called for. This copy purchased at auction, Sotheby's 1992. Spotting to boards; foxing to plates though primarily to edges and not the illustration. Light tanning to page edges, with an occasional spot to text [most obtrusive is seen in photo of pp. 12/13]. No inscriptions save for small pen notation top left front endpaper dated 1992 and two inscriptions at head of half title, dated 1992 and (the larger in pencil) 1927. 
Price: 3835.00 CDN
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Baseball Joe at Yale, Chadwick, Lester
13 Chadwick, Lester Baseball Joe at Yale
New York Cupples & Leon 1913 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo. 
248 pages. Pictorial frontispiece is the only illustration. Front flap lists 14 Baseball Joe Series; verso of title page lists to this title [#3] with "Other Volumes in Preparation"; rear panel lists 7 titles in Champion Sport Stories. Only date is the Cupples 1913 copyright. Jacket rubbed at extremities and with a few small stains. Publisher's red topstain a touch dusty and showing a small round drip-stain. Fore-edge foxed; offsetting to endpapers; no inscriptions; binding and hinges secure. Jacket is now housed in brodart - a clear, removable archival sleeve. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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The Playing Mantis. An Autobiography. [Signed], Coney, Jeremy.
14 Coney, Jeremy. The Playing Mantis. An Autobiography. [Signed]
Auckland Moa Publications 1985 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo., Boards Signed by Author
279pp. Signed by author. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Hackamore Reinsman [in English], Connell, Ed
15 Connell, Ed Hackamore Reinsman [in English]
Chico, Texas Longhorn Press 1969 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo Randy Steffen 
68 pages. Clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated. Eleventh printing. Text is in English. 
Price: 27.30 CDN
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A Ram on the Rampage, Cranston, Toller
16 Cranston, Toller A Ram on the Rampage
Agincourt, ON Gage Publishing 1977 0771593376 / 9780771593376 Soft Cover Very Good 4to. 
88 pages. Whimsical prose and illustrations: "a book of funny, fantastical sketches of Super Ram, a most beguilling hero" [rear cover]. Lots of pink. Uncommon. 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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Harrowsmith, Number Eighty-two, Volume XIII:4, Nov./Dec. 88, Crokinole Number
17 Crokinole Number Harrowsmith, Number Eighty-two, Volume XIII:4, Nov./Dec. 88
Camden East, Ontario Telemedia Publishing 1988 First Edition Saddle Stapled magazine Very Good 4to 
133pp. Featured article describes the rules and origins of the traditional rural Canadian board game, Crokinole. The game appears to be a hybrid of an English game, Squails, and Carums, a game from India. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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18 Dawson, Rose Mary (Mann) Diving for Teacher and Pupil
London Pelham Books 1966 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - Boards Ted Keller 
108 pages. Former owner`s last name in thin red felt pen to underside edge; else clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is in a removeable clear archival sleeve. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The Game of the Season, de Sélincourt, Hugh
19 de Sélincourt, Hugh The Game of the Season
London Jonathan Cape 1935 Cloth Good 12mo., boards 
255pp. + 24pp. Catalogue of "Florin Books" 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Saturday Match, de Sélincourt, Hugh
20 de Sélincourt, Hugh The Saturday Match
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. Uniform Edition Cloth Good 8vo., Boards James Thorpe 
i-xiv, 15-256pp. light wear and griming overall, part of Dent's "Tales of Sports and Games " series 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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