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A Genealogical Review of the Bowser Family - Researches with Particular Reference to Thomas Bowser of Yorkshire, England and Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

By: Bowser, Reginald Burton

Price: $91.00

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., Self published: 1981

Seller ID: Books008540

Condition: Very Good


225 pages, with fold-out at rear. Clean and unmarked. View more info

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Burton by Post 1970 Spring / Summer Catalogue

By: Burton

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Manchester, Burton By Post: 1970

Seller ID: Books009128

Condition: Good


296 pages. Light soiling to covers, with peeling/curling to outer corners of front and shallow splitting at head and foot of spine. Nicks to fore-edge up to page 40. Binding is sound. A good example of this extensive catalogue at the end of its run. From its start in 1964 through this issue the mail-order business for Burton was not profitable and it was sold in the autumn of this year. See: Eric Sigsworth's Montague Burton: The Tailor of Taste, 146f, and a note in The Glasgow Herald: 29 July 1970, p.3. Due to size and weight shipping will be more expensive than the default in this listing: pl... View more info

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A Critical And Exigetical Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians

By: Burton, Ernest de Witt

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, T & T Clark: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books003950

Condition: Very Good


lxl, 542 pp. The International Critical Commentary. one bumped corner, owner's name to ffep, otherwise clean, gilt bright. View more info

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Harry Widener: I Want To Be Remembered [Bibliolatrous Series number 8. Titanic association]

By: Burton, Katherine and Louise Perry

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Norton, Mass., Periwinkle Press: 1939

Seller ID: Books010139

Condition: Very Good


Ten leaves, in paper covered boards. One of 150 copies bound individually, of 200 printed. Handmade paper; title in red and black with fencing vignette. Harry Elkins Widener [1885 - 1912], young bibliophile, Harvard graduate [and member of their fencing club, perished on the Titanic. This brief homage mentions: "The most popular and appealing story of Widener's death is that as he was about to step into one of the lifeboats he remembered a newly-aquired rare book left in his stateroom and ran back for it, thus sacrificing his place in the boat and his chance of survival" [a second edit... View more info

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FALCONRY in the VALLEY OF THE INDUS

By: Burton, Richard Francis

Price: $3,835.00

Publisher: London, John Van Voorst: 1852

Seller ID: Books008123

Condition: Very Good


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. 12/1... View more info

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One Hundred Quatrains from the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By: Curtis, Elizabeth Alden; introduction by Richard Burton

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Gouverneur, New York, Brothers of the Book: 1899

Seller ID: Books008786

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. This copy number 488 of only 600 printed. Former owner's signature dated Mar. 10, 1913 at foot of front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and limitation page; page 23/4 dog-eared long ago. Binding sound and hinges secure. View more info

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The Ski People [signed]

By: Hersh, Burton

Price: $68.75

Publisher: New York, &c., McGraw-Hill: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011332

Condition: Very Good


215 pages. A few nicks to jacket (not price clipped); top edge dusty. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper. Hersh's first novel; "This is the story of today's new pagans, whose cult is no longer a cross or a six-pointed star, but a pair of waxed parallel boards pointing straight downhill" [front flap]. View more info

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K.C.A : A Hockey Dynasty. [Kings County Academy:]

By: Russell, Burton

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published: 1981

Seller ID: Books012115

Condition: Very Good


168 pages. As new: clean and unmarked. View more info

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Nova Scotia Baseball Heroics

By: Russell, Burton

Price: $106.25

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010933

Condition: Very Good


v, 356pp. upper right corner of title page clipped View more info

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A Century of Hockey Heroics

By: Russell, Burton

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published [Gaspereau Press]: 1999

Seller ID: Books012116

Condition: Very Good


440 pages. As new: clean and unmarked. View more info

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Nova Scotia Golf: Facts and Heroics

By: Russell, Burton

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed

Seller ID: Books011558

Condition: Very Good


232 pages. Light wear; cover sunned. Inscribed by the author on title page; else clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. View more info

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Great Moments in Nova Scotia Sports

By: Russell, Burton

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011047

Condition: Very Good


196 pages. Clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. View more info

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Nova Scotia Sports Personalities

By: Russell, Burton and Stan Cameron

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Self published: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011048

Condition: Very Good


197 pages. Tail of spine panel abraded. Clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. View more info