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Image for CATS I Have Known and Loved, with Illustrations ---by Pierre Berton

CATS I Have Known and Loved, with Illustrations ---by Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 2002, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2002

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162267

ISBN: 0385659385

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, 143 pages, b&w illustrations and photos, ---"Who would have guessed that one of the great historian’s passions in life is cats? Over the course of his eighty-two years, and from his birthplace in Dawson City, Yukon, to his home in Kleinburg, Ontario, Berton has known and loved many cats. In this charming collection of stories, he has chosen his best cat tales to share with us. Pierre Berton is a master storyteller, and his lyrical writing and sense of pacing and adventure enliven this collection, making it irresistible to any cat lov... View more info

The Story of the Klondike: Stampede for Gold - The Golden Trail --- Written and Narrated By Pierre Berton - Folkways Records 33 1/3 Album with Liner Notes (contents: ntroduction; Description of Territory; Dawson City; The Klondike Valley )

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $65.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Folkways Records # FP 7108, 1957 ( 1959 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153014

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------33 1/3 record album, a Near Fine copy of the album in a paper sleeve as issued, cardboard liner, album notes are present and are Very Good (4 pages including cover) with light wear and a faint crease or two, the record sleeve is a Good example, name written on front panel, pull to front cover, pull to rear cover does not affect any text, tear along bottom and top edge of sleeve, sections on album are: Introduction; Description of Territory; Dawson City; The Klondike Valley, issued in 1957 this copy has a 1959 date on the rear cover of the sleeve, a scarce BERTON item, any image dire... View more info

Image for The Joy of Writing -A guide for writers, disguised as a literary memoir -by Pierre Berton

The Joy of Writing -A guide for writers, disguised as a literary memoir -by Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada / Random House, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163860

ISBN: 0385659970

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example in a Fine dustjacket, 317 pages, illustrated with manuscript pages showing revisions and writing processes, ---"Drawing on his fifty years as an award-winning journalist and author of some of the finest books on Canadian history, Pierre Berton has written a witty and practical guide for writers. With almost every book a bestseller, clearly this writer knows what it takes to succeed in the publishing world. From the all-important rule of "knowing your audience" and other essential writing tips to down-to-earth advice on dealing with agents, publis... View more info

The Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Gold Rush -by Pierre Berton / Great Stories of Canada Series ( 1st Revised Edition )

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: MacMillan, 1973, 1st Revised Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161329

ISBN: 0770510523

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket, 110 pages, b&w illustrations, only copy of this revised edition that I have seen in 25 years of bookselling, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Why We Act Like Canadians -A Personal Exploration of Our National Character ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton

Why We Act Like Canadians -A Personal Exploration of Our National Character ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed without inscription)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1982, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1986

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159016

ISBN: 0771013639

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good dustjacket with some small chips and tears, sunning to the spine, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, age toning to the paper as usually seen on this title, signed and dated Nov/82 by Berton, , 113 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Seacoasts---signed By Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Stoddart, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148710

ISBN: 0773730958

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------large (oblong quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjacket, signed by Berton on a tipped-in plate which seems to be common to this book, 223 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos, ---"Nations are built from the relationship between a country's unique physical features and the people who live in and around them. Canada is a most spectacular example of such a glorious marriage. In this sweeping look at the country he knows so well, Pierre Berton has compiled the stories of twenty-five people who have shaped our history or been shaped and influenced... View more info

Pierre Berton's Canada -The Land and the People ---signed By Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Stoddart, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148709

ISBN: 0773730958

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------large (oblong quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjacket, signed by Berton on a tipped-in plate which seems to be common to this book, 207 pages, packed with colour photos, chapters include: A Nation in Search of a Railway; The Spell of the Yukon; The Mountains and the Sea; The New North West; The Shield; The Inland Seas; Cain's Land; Maritime Memories; The Frozen World, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Arctic Grail:  The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, 1818 - 1909 -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy

The Arctic Grail: The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, 1818 - 1909 -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $50.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 1988, 1st edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 162098

ISBN: 0771012667

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, looks new, signed by BERTON in the year of publication "To L__ Pierre Berton Merry Christmas '88", 617 pages, b&w illustrations, contents include: ONE: 1. John Barrow's obsession; 2. The Croker Mountains; 3. Winter Harbour; 4. Fame, fortune, and frustration; 5. Innuee and kabloonas; –TWO: 1. Franklin's Folly; 2. Miss Porden's core of steel; 3. Fury Beach; 4. The silken flag; 5. Treadmill to the Pole; THREE: 1. Endless winter; 2. The indomitable Jane; 3. Enter the Honourable Company; 4. Prison warden; 5. A matter of honour; 6. T... View more info

Image for Marching as to War:  Canada's Turbulent Years 1899 - 1953  ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton (inc. Sam Steele, Lord Strathcona Horse; Arthur Currie, Canadian Corps; Beorge BUZZ Beurling WWII Fighter Pilot; MAD JIMMY Jacques Dextraze, Korean War )

Marching as to War: Canada's Turbulent Years 1899 - 1953 ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton (inc. Sam Steele, Lord Strathcona Horse; Arthur Currie, Canadian Corps; Beorge BUZZ Beurling WWII Fighter Pilot; MAD JIMMY Jacques Dextraze, Korean War )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 163941

ISBN: 0385257252

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Berton, 632 pages, ---"From the Introduction ---"I have called this period Canada’s Turbulent Years - turbulent not only because of the battles we fought on the African veldt, the ravaged meadows of Flanders, the forbidding spine of Italy, and the conical hills of Korea, but turbulent in other ways. These were Canada’s formative years, when she resembled an adolescent, grappling with the problems of puberty, often at odds with her parents, craving to be treated as an adult, hungry for t... View more info

My Times: Living with History, 1947 - 1995 ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152906

ISBN: 0385255284

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and dated in the year of publication by Berton without inscription, 440 pages, b&w photos, ---"For fifty years Canadians have had a standing date with Pierre Berton--in Maclean's and The Toronto Star, on the TV screen in Front Page Challenge and The Pierre Berton Show, and in each of his successive bestsellers. In his passion for truth and justice, he has taken on issues few others dared to touch: sex, religion, racism, feminism, national hypocrisy, civil liberties. Now he tells the stories behind the stories. --Berton... View more info

Image for Farewell to the Twentieth Century:  A Compendium of the Absurd ---by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy ( 20th C. )

Farewell to the Twentieth Century: A Compendium of the Absurd ---by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy ( 20th C. )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157401

ISBN: 0385255772

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Berton, 236 pages, ---"In this "compendium of the absurd," Pierre Berton looks back on some of the fads, follies, and fancies of his century--a period his grandchildren are already calling the Olden Days. In close to fifty essays, fables, and pseudo-documents, Berton covers a variety of twentieth-century customs, from modern funeral practices to Hollywood's immutable rules for movie car chases. He covers everything from TV talk shows that feature nutty female clairvoyants to James Bond... View more info

Pierre Berton's Canada -The Land and the People ---signed By Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Stoddart, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152359

ISBN: 0773730958

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------large (oblong quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjacket, signed by Berton without inscription, 207 pages, packed with colour photos, chapters include: A Nation in Search of a Railway; The Spell of the Yukon; The Mountains and the Sea; The New North West; The Shield; The Inland Seas; Cain's Land; Maritime Memories; The Frozen World, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Niagara:  A History of the Falls ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Niagara Falls )

Niagara: A History of the Falls ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Niagara Falls )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 163845

ISBN: 0771012128

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and dated in the year of publication by Berton "To A____ Pierre Berton Nov '92", , 480 pages, b&w photos, ---"Niagara Falls has always been more than just a natural wonder. The sublime beauty and awesome power of the great cataract have made it a magnet for statesmen and stuntmen, poets and poseurs, ordinary sightseers and exceptional visionaries. This book traces the history of the Falls and those drawn to it: industrialists who come to harness its power, movie stars who come to garner publicity, photographers... View more info

Image for CATS I Have Known and Loved, with Illustrations ---by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy

CATS I Have Known and Loved, with Illustrations ---by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $31.61

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 2002, 1st Edition, 1st Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 161609

ISBN: 0385659385

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, LOOKS NEW, signed without inscription by Pierre Berton, -----143 pages, b&w illustrations and photos, ---"Who would have guessed that one of the great historian’s passions in life is cats? Over the course of his eighty-two years, and from his birthplace in Dawson City, Yukon, to his home in Kleinburg, Ontario, Berton has known and loved many cats. In this charming collection of stories, he has chosen his best cat tales to share with us. Pierre Berton is a master storyteller, and his lyrical writing and sense of pacing and a... View more info

My Times: Living with History, 1947 - 1995 ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152093

ISBN: 0385255284

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and dated in the year of publication by Berton without inscription, 440 pages, b&w photos, ---"For fifty years Canadians have had a standing date with Pierre Berton--in Maclean's and The Toronto Star, on the TV screen in Front Page Challenge and The Pierre Berton Show, and in each of his successive bestsellers. In his passion for truth and justice, he has taken on issues few others dared to touch: sex, religion, racism, feminism, national hypocrisy, civil liberties. Now he tells the stories behind the stories. --Berton... View more info

Niagara: A History of the Falls ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Niagara Falls )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153301

ISBN: 0771012128

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and dated in the year of publication by Berton, 480 pages, b&w photos, ---"Niagara Falls has always been more than just a natural wonder. The sublime beauty and awesome power of the great cataract have made it a magnet for statesmen and stuntmen, poets and poseurs, ordinary sightseers and exceptional visionaries. This book traces the history of the Falls and those drawn to it: industrialists who come to harness its power, movie stars who come to garner publicity, photographers who come to test new techniques, and honey... View more info

My Country: The Remarkable Past -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy (includes: Pirate William Johnston; Samuel Hearne; Billy Bishop; Robert Service;l the Last Beothuk; Charles Chiniquy; John Franklin; Ned Hanlon; Pierre, Chevalier De Troyes; C Bedaux; etc)

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 1976, 1st edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153776

ISBN: 0771013930

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with some light edge wear, in a chipped and torn Good price clipped dustjacket, signed by Berton without inscription, 320 pages, b&w photos, contents include: The Great Cross canada Hike; The Pirate of the St Lawrence; Sailing Alone Around the World; Samuel Hearne's Epic Trek; Billy Bishop, the Lone hawk; The Strange case of the Brother, XII; The Last of the Red Indians; The Zeal of Charles Chiniquy; The Franklin Mystery; Bloody Sunday in vancouver; Ned Hanlon and the Golden Age of Sculling; The First Commando Raid; The Mysterious safari of Charles Bed... View more info

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The Secret World of Og -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, On: Doubleday Canada, 2002, 1st Doubleday Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157728

ISBN: 0385659113

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 7 x 10 inches, a Near Fine copy, gift inscription, signed by Pierre Berton without inscription, colour and b&w illustrations by Patsy Berton, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Niagara: A History of the Falls ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Niagara Falls )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 150817

ISBN: 0771012128

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket, signed and dated in the year of publication by Berton, 480 pages, b&w photos, ---"Niagara Falls has always been more than just a natural wonder. The sublime beauty and awesome power of the great cataract have made it a magnet for statesmen and stuntmen, poets and poseurs, ordinary sightseers and exceptional visionaries. This book traces the history of the Falls and those drawn to it: industrialists who come to harness its power, movie stars who come to garner publicity, photographers who come to test new techniques, and hone... View more info

Image for 1967 -The Last Good Year ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Nineteen Sixty-Seven )

1967 -The Last Good Year ---a Signed Copy ---by Pierre Berton ( Nineteen Sixty-Seven )

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156267

ISBN: 0385256620

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Berton, 391 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info