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Speculators and Politicians

By: Solloway, I. W. C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Canad, The Political and Economic Publishing Company: 1932

Seller ID: Books008645

Condition: Good


[vi], 223 pages. Endpapers foxed; spine dulled. Binding is sound and interior is unmarked. View more info

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Prairie Born and Other Poems

By: Stead, Robert J.C.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007632

Condition: Very Good


i-xii, 13-95pp. Small chip from cloth at head of spine. View more info

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Conventional Choices: Maritime Leadership Politics

By: Stewart, Ian; Stewart, David

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Vancouver, UBC Press: 2007

Seller ID: Books008642

ISBN: 0774813415

Condition: Very Good


xii, 305 pages. As new: clean and unmarked with no creasing to spine. View more info

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There is My People Sleeping: the Ethnic Poem-Drawings of Sarain Stump

By: Stump, Sarain

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011665

Condition: Good


Unpaged. Profusely illustrated. Thick plastic cover taped to pastedown with ghost of tape on free endpapers and final leaf of images (with some small seeds caught in rear panel). Foxing to upper edge of boards and to upper- and fore-edge of textblock. Top corners bumped; discreet ownership signature to rear free endpaper. Binding is sound; first printing stated. View more info

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Eaton's Fall and Winter Catalogue 1938 - 1939

By: T. Eaton Co.

Price: $406.25

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., T. Eaton Co.: 1938

Seller ID: Books011730

Condition: Very Good


368 pages. Covers creased and dinged. Textblock edges foxed; some dog-eared corners. A Maritimes issue out of Moncton. View more info

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Dr. Martin Luthers Katechismus erklart und mit den vornehmsten Beweisspruchen der Heiligen Schrift vershen : nebst einem anhange für die evangelische-lutherischen Christen in dem englischen Nord-Amerika

By: Temme, Conrad Ferdinand

Price: $1,812.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Zentler: 1816

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006712

Condition: Very Good


[i]-xi, [11]-220, [i] pages. Measures 18 x 11 cm; 7.2 x 4.4 inches. A remarkable survival in any condition; this copy is sound, tight, and complete. Ferdinand Conrad Temme was the third Lutheran pastor to service the Lunenburg Nova Scotia area communities. A distinguished career of pedagogy in his homeland was interrupted by Napoleonic invasion from which he fled to Pennsylvania to serve as a pastor, from whence he was called to fill a vacancy in Lunenburg: "I reluctantly accepted this call, for reasons to myself to this day unaccountable and unknown, and on the 5th of February, 1808, comm... View more info

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Neues Gesangbuch für die evangelisch-lutherische Gemeinde zu Luneburg, in Nova Scotia, nebst einem kleinen Catechismus Lutheri, kurzem Inbegriff der christlichen Lehre und Gebeten

By: Temme, Ferdinand Conrad

Price: $3,687.50

Publisher: London, J.B.G Vogel: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008938

Condition: Very Good


[1]-374, [8], [2], [1]-54, [43]-63 pages AND [1]-42 supplied in another contemporary copy - please see below. Measures 18 x 11 cm; 7 x 4.5 inches. Three works, including the rare hymn book and short Catechism prepared for the first Lutheran congregation in Canada. Scarce in any condition and variant of collation. This copy came to us with rudimentary old sewn repairs to cracked dry spine and with some leaves loose. It has been sympathetically restored by Peter Gregoroff using old leather to replace the spine, retaining original leather boards; it is complete as originally bound. As is the case... View more info

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Poems of Tennyson [Havergal College prize binding]

By: Tennyson, Alfred

Price: $406.25

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1913

Seller ID: Books012332

Condition: Very Good


xi, 752 pages, with frontispiece. Full tooled leather, with Havergal crest in gilt to front. All edges gilt. A very attractive volume, presented in 1917 to Edith Sheppard who would go on to become one of Canada's earliest female lawyers, by the school's first principal: Ellen Mary Knox. Binding is sound, with light sunning to spine. Measures 7.25 x 5 x .75 inches {quite thin as it's printed on Bible paper}. View more info

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Agaguk [review copy]

By: Theriault, Yves. Miriam Chapin trs.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1963

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: Books010131

Condition: Good


229 pages. Jacket sunned to spine and top edge; a few short closed tears: now in a removable archival sleeve. Cloth foxed. Interior clean; no inscriptions. Ryerson review slip laid in. View more info

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Livres et Auteurs Québécois. 1969. Revue Critique De L'année Littéraire

By: Thério, Adrien (direction générale)

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Montréal, Éditions Jumonville: 1969

Seller ID: Books006506

Condition: Very Good


288 pages. Clean and unmarked in sound binding. Text in French. View more info

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Livres et Auteurs Québécois. 1970. Revue Critique De L'année Littéraire

By: Thério, Adrien (direction générale)

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Montréal, Éditions Jumonville: 1970

Seller ID: Books006507

Condition: Good


312 pages. Small yellowed strip of tape to foot of spine; notation in ballpoint to front cover; first few leaves with dogeared bottom corner; else clean and unmarked in sound binding. Text in French. View more info

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Livres et Auteurs Québécois. 1972. Revue Critique De L'année Littéraire

By: Thério, Adrien (direction générale)

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Montréal, Éditions Jumonville: 1972

Seller ID: Books006509

Condition: Very Good


444 pages. Clean and unmarked in sound binding. Text in French. View more info

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The Mackenzie-McNaughton Wartime Letters

By: Thistle, Mel (edited by)

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books008692

ISBN: 0802017584

Condition: Very Good


xxiv, 178pp. inscribed to previous owner by Jack Mackenzie. dust jacket spine sunned and worn View more info

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Canadian Constables' Manual

By: Townsend, Inspector J.H.; revised by Inspector H. Darling

Price: $531.25

Publisher: Toronto, The Carswell Company: 1940

Seller ID: Books012081

Condition: Very Good


[xii], 317 pages. Second edition, third printing. Signature of long-time Halifax force member Gerald Bishop to front free endpaper. Light wear; binding is sound. View more info

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The Canadian Settler's Guide

By: Traill, Mrs. C.P. [Catharine Parr]

Price: $1,218.75

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Times: 1857

Edition: Seventh edition

Seller ID: Books011972

Condition: Very Good


218, [15], [1]-40, [1]-14, [46] pages. Publisher's cloth stamped in blind; titles faded from spine. Professionally rebacked, with mended endpaper along hinges. A sound, complete example in original cloth. Foxing to textblock edges, endpapers, first few, and final few leaves. Occasional light soil within. 1857 ownership inscription of one John Macnamara. View more info

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School Funds in the Province of Quebec

By: Trueman, George J.

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New York, Teachers College, Columbia University: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: Books002585

Condition: Very Good


154 pp., Contributions to Education, No. 106, corners bumped slightly, presentation copy for Dalhousie University in 1930 inscribed by the author with quotation from Emerson. View more info

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An Historical Directory of Nova Scotia Newspapers and Journals Before Confederation

By: Vincent, Thomas Brewer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kingston, Canada, Royal Military College of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books003236

Condition: Very Good


vii, 67 pp., published as one of the Occasional Papers of the Department of English, R.M.C. View more info

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Reginald Eyre Watters: Essays and Articles on Canadian and American Literature

By: Vincent, Thomas; Parker, George; Bonnycastle, Stephen

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Kingston, ON., Royal Military College of Canada: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009038

Condition: Good


221pp. Occasional Papers of the Department of English, R.M.C.: No. 3 considerable loss of red tape from spine, still solidly bound View more info

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A Living Community : A History of St. George's Channel

By: Wagg, Phyllis C.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Nova Scotia, Self published: 2005

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011932

Condition: Very Good


xv, 344 pages. Signed by the author on first leaf, else unmarked, with a ripple and sunning to spine. View more info

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The Labour Gazette, Fiftieth Anniversary Edition. Vol. L, No. 9 - September 1950

By: Walker, Harry J. (editor)

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Labour: 1950

Seller ID: Books010010

Condition: Good


pp. 1263 - 1548, light wear to covers, text block clean, tight and unmarked View more info