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Image for Philips' Large School-Room Map of Canada - Physical

Philips' Large School-Room Map of Canada - Physical

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: George Philip & Son, Ltd.: 1961

Seller ID: 003716

Condition: Very Good


Very Large Canvas backed map with 16 segments, slightly tarnished copper eyelets and some light wear to outside covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. View more info

Image for Philips' Large School-Room Map of Canada - Political

Philips' Large School-Room Map of Canada - Political

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: George Philip & Son, Ltd.: 1959

Seller ID: 003732

Condition: Very Good


Very Large Canvas backed map with 16 segments, slightly tarnished copper eyelets and some light wear to outside covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. View more info

Image for Philips' Comparative Wall Atlas of North America - Relief of Land, Political and Communications

Philips' Comparative Wall Atlas of North America - Relief of Land, Political and Communications

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: George Philip & Son, Ltd.: 1957

Seller ID: 003743

Condition: Very Good


Large canvas backed wall map with 9 segments, some wear to hinges between segments, covers with browned and worn edges, slightly tarnished eyelets, large marks to rear car cover and small stamp of "York Technical College" on front cover. Philips' Comparative Wall Atlas of South America - Relief of Land and Communications View more info

Image for Description Of & Guide to Jasper Park.

Description Of & Guide to Jasper Park.

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of the Interior: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004720

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, cloth covered card with gilt title and motif to front cover, top edge gilt, some slight marking and wear to cloth; slight rubbing to top and bottom of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition 1917, pp 97, numerous b&w photographic illustrations included in text. Appendix A lists trips of interest from Jaspar and Appendix B lists place names and heights of mountains; 5 page index, b&w map as frontis, also contains a poem written by Arthur Conan Doyle at Jasper Park in 1914, no inscriptions and overall a scarce item in Very Good condition. View more info

Image for Motreal Expo67 Album Souvenir Book

Motreal Expo67 Album Souvenir Book

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007340

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, top corner slightly bumped but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, colour illustrations. Scarce title View more info

Image for Canadian Watercolours & Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum

Canadian Watercolours & Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum

By: Allodi, Mary

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004453

ISBN: 0888541597

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes complete. Large oblong hardcovers in brown buckram covered boards in Very Good+ condition, original pictorial slipcase with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, Signed by Author, unpaginated, b&w illustrations throughout, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 3.5KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Fish and Ships.

By: Andrews, Ralph W. and Larssen, A.K.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1959

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005763

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in grey cloth boards, in Very Good condition. SCARCE in the UK. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition, in a clear archival wrapper. With b&w illustrations, pp173 and index. Story of commercial fishing and whaling in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, Sealing ships, the fish cleaning machine called 'The Iron Chink', salmon cannery. View more info

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Voice of The Turtle

By: Ankenbruck, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The News Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006505

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some small marks and shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 164. Scarce Title The Strange Story of the Miami Warchief who led the Indian Nations in the most shocking defeat of the U.S. Army in History View more info

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Craft Dinner

By: bpNichol. (Nichol, Barrie Philip)

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Toronto, Aya Press: 1978

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004512

ISBN: 0920544045

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original quarter leather with gilt titles and ruling, buckram over boards in Fine condition, Fine slipcase with gilt motif. Limited edition of 26 specially hand bound, each containing a page from "An Ilphabet Primer" hand drawn by the author, this being the letter W, unpaginated. View more info

Image for Yankee traders, Old Coasters & African Middlemen: A History of American Legitimate Trade with West Africa in the Ninteenth Century.

Yankee traders, Old Coasters & African Middlemen: A History of American Legitimate Trade with West Africa in the Ninteenth Century.

By: Brooks, George E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Boston University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003989

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 370, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for Steam Packets on the Chesapeake: A History of the Old Bay Line Since 1840.

Steam Packets on the Chesapeake: A History of the Old Bay Line Since 1840.

By: Brown, Alexander Crosby.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003326

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition, now in clear archival wrap. First edition, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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The Songs of Kappa Alpha

By: Brown, W. Herrick.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Kappa Alpha Society: 1955

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 004498

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red cloth over boards and gilt titles, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised edition, pp 50. Music and songs of the Kappa Alpha Society. View more info

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The Roosevelts.

By: Churchill, Allen.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005080

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dust wrapper with some wear to top of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp341. With review card. View more info

Image for The Vice and Spice of The Americas After Dark.

The Vice and Spice of The Americas After Dark.

By: Cramond, Eugene.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Tallis Press, 1968.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2913

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 192, full page b&w photographs throughout. "In sizzling keyhole photos... Strippers, call-girls and lechery from New York to Rio!". View more info

Image for Posted to Canada: The Watercolours of George Russell Dartnell, 1835-1844

Posted to Canada: The Watercolours of George Russell Dartnell, 1835-1844

By: De Pencier, Honor

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Dundurn Pr Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004458

ISBN: 1550020218

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear and bumping to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, signed and inscribed by the author to a previous owner, pp 112, b&w and colour illustrations, catalogue, notes. The Watercolours of George Russell Dartnell, 1835-1844. View more info

Image for Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast

Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast

By: Drushka, Ken

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Harbour: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004252

ISBN: 1550170724

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with small closed tear to outer hinge, internally repaired and in otherwise Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 304, b&w illustrations throughout, index. View more info

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Paul Kane's Great Nor-West

By: Eaton, Diane and Sheila Urbanek (Paul Kane)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: ., University of British Colombia Press: 1996

Seller ID: 004314

ISBN: 0774805498

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, slightly faded but otherwise in Very Good condition. Pp 158, colour illustrations, bibliography. View more info

Image for San Francisco Album: Photographs 1854-1856.

San Francisco Album: Photographs 1854-1856.

By: Fardon, George Robinson.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1999

Seller ID: 005412

ISBN: 0811826309

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth covers with titles on spine, complete with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. SCARCE in the UK, First Edition. With b&w and sepia illustrations. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

Image for The Triple Crown: Kelmscott, Doves and Ashendene.

The Triple Crown: Kelmscott, Doves and Ashendene.

By: Franklin, Colin.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Dallas, Bridwell Library: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004431

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in cream cloth over boards, paper title label on spine, Fine condition. Limited edition of 145 [112], pp19. An address by Mr. Colin Franklin given in Perkins Chapel, January 16, 1977 to mark the coming to the collections of Bridwell Library of the Sir Emery Walker copy of the Doves Press Bible printed on Vellum. View more info

Image for The 48th Highlanders of Toronto, Canadian Militia: The Origin and History of this Regiment, and a Short Account of the Highland Regiments from Time to Time Stationed in Canada.

The 48th Highlanders of Toronto, Canadian Militia: The Origin and History of this Regiment, and a Short Account of the Highland Regiments from Time to Time Stationed in Canada.

By: Fraser, Alexander.

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Toronto, E.L. Ruddy: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006927

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in cloth tartan style cloth covered boards with red titles and seal, some light shelfwear, slight fading to spine and rubbing to edges and corners, some weakening to internal hinges but still holding, some slight mottling and light bumping to rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. First edition, dedication on front endpaper: "To the Warrant Officer's Staff Sgts and Sgts, The Gordon Highlanders - Compliments of William Hendrie, Lt Col, Commander, 48th Highlanders, 1913", pp 128, b&w illustrations, adverts to rear. View more info