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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

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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

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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

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The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1984.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1984.:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 564

Condition: Very Good


Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 168, viii, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. In very good condition. Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1983; John Brown, by Michael Dey; Ayo Gurkhali: a welcome to our visitors, by Major John Grimes; Gardens by the Dee, by E. Adair, The Highland Fling, by Charlie Mill; The Cave of Raitts, by Affleck Gray; Clochnaben, by Gillian Zealand; Scots in Canada, by Douglas B. Lowe, and many more. View more info

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A Painter's Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson.

By: A.Y. Jackson.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Company: 1958

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004750

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, quarter leather over red cloth, gilt title to spine, Slipcase has some wear and edge rubbing otherwise in Very Good condition. Limited edition of 1000 [584], Signed and numbered by A.Y. Jackson, pp xviii, 170 including index, 12 tipped in colour plates as called for, end paper maps. 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

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Salmon-Fishing in Canada.

By: Alexander, Colonel Sir James Edward.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts.: 1860

Seller ID: 006159

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, with some slight shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition. With previous owner's name in pencil on FEP. With b&w illustrations. Salmon-Fishing in Canada. View more info

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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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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

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Aberdeens Around the World: Recollections of a Global Journey.

By: Bull, Frederick.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Scottish Cultural Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006874

ISBN: 184017045X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With many colour and b&w illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, with pp176. The Scots have been adventurers for centuries, travelling to all corners of the world. Scottish place-names can be found on every continent and ‘Aberdeen’ appears on maps from the coasts and prairies of Canada and America, to ancient China and Australia. From Aberdeen in north-east Scotland, this book takes you on a surprising journey to discover the stories of these other townships. Frederick Bull actually travelled 95,438 miles to visit no less that 30 Aberdeens. ... View more info

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The Schooner: Its Design and Development from 1600 to the Present

By: David R. MacGregor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chatham: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004651

ISBN: 1861760205

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 192, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, index. This work is a comprehensive history of the development of the schooner from its emergence in Holland in the early years of the 17th century, right up to the present when the rig is experiencing a renaissance with luxury charter vessels. Though cargo-carrying was the main use to which schooners were put in Britain, America and Canada, there were also fishing schooners, pilot boats, Baltimore clippers, shallops, colonial schooners, naval schooners and yachts.... View more info

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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

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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 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

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The Opening of the Canadian West.

By: Hill, Douglas.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 003627

Condition: Fine


Dustwrapper price-clipped with slight edge wear, otherwise Very Good. In archival wrapper. Book FINE. S28. View more info

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A Dance Called America: The Scottish Highlands, the United States and Canada

By: Hunter, James.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 006466

ISBN: 1851588078

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover in Near Fine condition, with colour illustrations, pp288. A Dance Called America: The Scottish Highlands, the United States and Canada View more info

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The Reader at Night.

By: Lehmann, John.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Basilike: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004516

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, quarter cloth with marbled paper over boards, small paper title label to spine, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 250 [217], Signed by Author, unpaginated. A collection of poetry by John Lehmann. View more info

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Bernard Amtmann 1907-1979: A Personal Memoir.

By: Mappin, John & Archer, John.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Amtmann Circle: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004419

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in cloth covered boards with silver stamped logo, spine very lightly sunned but otherwise Near Fine. Limited First edition of 500 of which the first 100 are in hardcovers and signed by the authors [40], pp 73, b&w frontispiece. Biography of the Montreal book seller and auctioneer. View more info

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Adventurers And Exiles: The Great Scottish Exodus

By: Marjory Harper

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Profile Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006441

ISBN: 1861973047

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with blue cloth covers and gilt titles on spine in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed to a previous owner by the Author, pp x, 422, b&w illustrations, notes bibliography, index. 'The Scots have always been a restless people', says leading Scottish historian Marjory Harper 'but in the nineteenth century their restlessness exploded into a sustained surge of emigration that carried Scotland almost to the top of a European league table of emigrant exporting countries.' This is the first book to provide a comprehensive account of that 'Gre... View more info

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Serving the Book

By: Mason, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dearlove & Churl: 2000

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004428

ISBN: 0921688229

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers, small crease on spine but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited edition of 300 [93], signed and dedicated to a previous owner, pp 27. The Text of a Talk Given at Alumni Hall, Victoria College, University of Toronto, 30 November 1999, under the Auspices of the Toronto Centre for the Book and the Friends of Victoria University Library. View more info