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Image for Record of Canadian Shipping A List of Square-Rigged Vessels, Mainly 500 Tons and Over, Built in the Eastern Provinces of British North America from the Year 1786 to 1920

Record of Canadian Shipping A List of Square-Rigged Vessels, Mainly 500 Tons and Over, Built in the Eastern Provinces of British North America from the Year 1786 to 1920

By: Wallace, Frederick William [compiled by]

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Company: 1929

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012389

Condition: Good


xv, 302 pages. Soiling to cloth, and to rear endpapers. Binding sound; no inscriptions. Number 212 of this edition of 1000 copies, signed by Wallace on the limitation page. View more info

Image for A History of Prince Edward Island From its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D. 1831

A History of Prince Edward Island From its Discovery in 1534 until the Departure of Lieutenant-Governor Ready in A.D. 1831

By: Warburton, A.B.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: St. John, N.B., Barnes & Co.: 1923

Seller ID: Books006731

Condition: Good


xv, 494 pages plus 14 plates. Red cloth with dark gilt to spine. Spine sunned, offsetting to endpapers and pastedowns, former owner's 1943 gift inscription to front endpaper, else very good: clean and unmarked in sturdy binding with hinges secure. View more info

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Trails, Trappers and Tender-feet in the New Empire of Western Canada

By: Washburn, Stanley

Price: $131.25

Publisher: New York / London, Henry Holt / Andrew Melrose: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011776

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 350 pages, with large folding map at rear. Extremities rubbed; spine sunned and faded, with some fading to front. Ownership signature to front pastedown. Contents clean and binding sound. View more info

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The Tamarack Review. Issue 70, Winter 1977

By: Weaver, Robert (ed.)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007563

Condition: Very Good


95pp. This issue includes Alice Munro's story "Privilege" View more info

Image for The Brier: The history of Canada's most celebrated curling championship

The Brier: The history of Canada's most celebrated curling championship

By: Weeks, Bob

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Canada: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books009846

ISBN: 0771573057

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 240pp. signed by Weeks to title page View more info

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The Last of the Beothuk: A Canadian Tragedy [signed]

By: Whitby, Barbara

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Canmore, Alberta, Altitude Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011842

ISBN: 1554390303

Condition: Very Good


143 pages. Signed on the title page by author; else as new. View more info

Image for Ninth Report of the Geographic Board of Canada 1910. Part II: Place-Names in Quebec. Part III: Place Names Thousand Islands, St. Lawrence River. Part IV: Place-Names of Northern Canada

Ninth Report of the Geographic Board of Canada 1910. Part II: Place-Names in Quebec. Part III: Place Names Thousand Islands, St. Lawrence River. Part IV: Place-Names of Northern Canada

By: White, James

Price: $81.25

Publisher: Ottawa, 1910

Seller ID: Books012609

Condition: Very Good


pp. 153-455. Complete, with five large maps in rear pocket. The Franklin map is complete but in 3 pieces. Considerable section on explorers and exploration in the North. Old ownership stamp of RCMP to front pastedown and first title page.. View more info

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The Trans-Canada Alliance of German Canadians: A study in culture

By: Wieden, Fritz

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Windsor, Ontario, Tolle Lege Enterprises: 1985

Seller ID: Books008771

Condition: Very Good


106 pages. Circular personal blindstamp to front endpaper, else as new: clean and unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

Image for Canadian Scenery Illustrated from Drawings By W. H. Bartlett (Complete in two volumes)

Canadian Scenery Illustrated from Drawings By W. H. Bartlett (Complete in two volumes)

By: Willis, N. P.

Price: $1,243.75

Publisher: London, George Virtue: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012242

Condition: Very Good


128; 116 pages, and all plates as called for; engraved and plain title in each. Half leather over marbled boards; marbled endpapers, and all edges marbled. Leather rubbed at extremities. An attractive set, with only light peripheral foxing to margins of some plates save for three instances where the foxing intrudes unobtrusively 1 cm into the top edge of the image. An uncommonly clean example, with all but one tissue guard present (and one tissue guard detached). Bindings sound; name-plate top left of front pastedown in each. Due to weight please inquire for overseas shipping options. View more info

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Model Representing the Central Area of Wolfville as it Appeared in June 1893 After Incorporation

By: Wolfville Centenary

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Wolfville, N.S., Wolfville Centennial Committee: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012263

Condition: Very Good


4pp. Map and key to the houses and buildings that existed in Wolfville, N.S. at the time of the town's incorporation in 1893. The key was provided to accompany a scale model of the town built for the Centennial celebration by David Burton in 1993. View more info

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The Illuminated Life of Maud Lewis [signed]

By: Woolaver, Lance; Bob Brooks

Price: $343.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012199

ISBN: 1551091763

Condition: Very Good


xx, 91 pages. Slight sunning to jacket; else as new, with the signatures of the author and the photographer on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Illuminated Life of Maud Lewis

By: Woolaver, Lance; Bob Brooks

Price: $218.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012225

ISBN: 1551091763

Condition: Very Good


xx, 91 pages. As new, with no inscriptions. View more info

Image for Paul Meggitt's Delusion, and Other Tales

Paul Meggitt's Delusion, and Other Tales

By: Wray, Rev. J. Jackson

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs:

Seller ID: Books011195

Condition: Good


292 pages, and 16 pages of publisher's ads at rear. Spine sunned; light soiling to covers and endpapers; one signature loose/proud. Of note for the Briggs imprint (unrecorded in OCLC), with Methodist Bookhouse monogram at foot of spine. No stated date of issue; ownership inscription to ffep dated 1889. View more info

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Back a Long Way [signed]

By: Wright, Esther Clark

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Yarmouth, N.S., Sentinel Printing: 1986

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books010649

ISBN: 0969230605

Condition: Very Good


vi, 152 pages. Signed by the author on title page; else clean and unmarked, with uncreased spine. View more info

Image for The Tidy Bowl Man Lives and Jiffy John : Two Comic Novellas

The Tidy Bowl Man Lives and Jiffy John : Two Comic Novellas

By: Young, Douglas H.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: New York and Boston, Writer's Publishing House: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012029

ISBN: 0960651004

Condition: Very Good


368 pages. Library "gift of the author" bookplate laid in; evidently never got catalogued: no library indications. Jacket rubbed; interior unmarked. View more info

Image for The Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia [1851]

The Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia [1851]

By: Young, William; John W. Ritchie; Jonathan McCully; Joseph Whidden

Price: $562.50

Publisher: Halifax, Richard Nugent (Printer): 1851

Seller ID: Books009042

Condition: Good


xxi, 578 pages. Half leather, with title in gilt to black label on spine. Contemporary binding is sound and hinges secure with spine lacking a half inch of leather at foot. One blank endpaper at front followed by half-title and title page; three blanks at rear. Leaves up to page 1 and from page 425 to end considerably foxed and up to xvii with stain to upper margin; pages 178-183 stained and creased. No inscriptions. View more info

Image for L'Ame Penitente, ou Le Nouveau Pensez-y Bien. [in Saulteaux]

L'Ame Penitente, ou Le Nouveau Pensez-y Bien. [in Saulteaux]

By: [Barthelemi Baudrand; Alexandre de Laronde trs.]

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Quebec, 1910

Seller ID: Books012485

Condition: Very Good


243, [1] pages. No printer or place specified. Headings in French, text in Saulteaux. Clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for Kanachi Kichi Masinaikan, Kayasi Testement, mina Oski Testement, ketipeyichikeminow mina kipimachiyiweminow Chisas Knist. [The Old Testament in syllabic Cree]

Kanachi Kichi Masinaikan, Kayasi Testement, mina Oski Testement, ketipeyichikeminow mina kipimachiyiweminow Chisas Knist. [The Old Testament in syllabic Cree]

By: [Trs.: William Mason; James Evans; Sophia Mason; Henry Bird Steinhauer; John Sinclair]

Price: $937.50

Publisher: London, British and Foreign Bible Society: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012486

Condition: Fair


Defective: lacking all leaves before page 17, and all leaves after page 848 [so, lacking title page and 25 pages of text - and see below]. Pages 17-24 nearly detached; chip to page 121/122 with loss of 10 words or so; arching tear to pages 360-364 resulting in loss of a quarter of the text; lacks pages 369/370 and 375/376 [not torn out, perhaps not bound in]; internal chip to page 541/2 with loss of about 10 words; occasional light staining or marginal tidetine throughout, with final five leaves quite worn. Pastedowns fully pencilled, occasional pencil within, and a couple of doodles. Binding ... View more info