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Welcome to the --- Place of the White Rolling Sands -by David Michael Dupuis ( Penatanguishene / Ontario Local History )

By: Dupuis, David Michael

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Ontario, Penentanguishene, ON: David Michael Dupuis / Self Published, 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161320

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a solid Very Good+ example, a bit of light rubbing, 60 pages, illustrated in b&w, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Guide to the Grand River Canal / St Catharines Historical Museum , Publication No. 1 ( Welland Canal / W Hamilton Merritt related)

A Guide to the Grand River Canal / St Catharines Historical Museum , Publication No. 1 ( Welland Canal / W Hamilton Merritt related)

By: Duquemin, Colin K; Daniel J Glenney / St Catharines Historical Museum

Price: $22.37

Publisher: St Catharines, Ontario, St Catharines, ON: St Catharines Historical Museum, 1980, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145060

ISBN: 0919455018

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover (about 8 x 11 inches), a Very good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing, plastic spiral coil binding, 123 + viii pages, b&w photos, contents include: Preface; Towards the Grand River; The Mouth of the GR - Sherbrooke, east side / Port maitland, west side; The Sherbrooke bank of the GR; The Stone Lock at Broad Creek; The New Cut from Broad Creek to the GR; Stromness - once Broad Creek; The Feeder canal from Broad Creek to Dunnville; Dunnville -a port on the GR; The dam Across the River; Along the Banks of the GR to Gypsum Mines and the Inception of the GR Company; The 'Plaist... View more info

Image for Postcards from the Past:  Windsor and the border Cities including Walkerville, Sandwich and Ford City, from the David L Newman Collection - Volume 1 ( One ) ( Post Cards / Essex County, Ontario / Local History )

Postcards from the Past: Windsor and the border Cities including Walkerville, Sandwich and Ford City, from the David L Newman Collection - Volume 1 ( One ) ( Post Cards / Essex County, Ontario / Local History )

By: Edwards, Chris; Elaine Weeks; Vanda O'Keefe; Chuck Rees ( David L Newman )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Windsor, Ontario, Windsor, ON: Walkerville Publishing, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161238

ISBN: 0973183454

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 8.25 x 6.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 327 pages, b&w and colour postcards reproduced throughout, ---contents include: Downtown Windsor; Walkerville; Sandwich; Ford City; Ferry Hill; Public Places; Lost Buildings; Crossing the Border; Faces in the Crowd; Bird's Eye View, ---"By 1913, it is estimated that almost one billion postcards were mailed in the U.S. alone. Cheap and reliable, these missives were often used to set up engagements in just one day. --Due to their compact size, postcards were easy to collect. For David L... View more info

Newton Robinson: A History of the United Church and the Community, 1841 - 1977 ( Bradford, East Gwillumbury Area / Ontario Local / Church History )

By: Ellis, Bernice Merrick / Newton Robinson United Church

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Ontario, Bond Head, ON.: Newton Robinson United Church, 1977, (printed By Simcoe-York Printing and Publishing, Beeton, Ontario ), First Edition, 1st Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155363

ISBN: 0969073801

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, about 6 x 8.5 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, a bit of age toning/darkening to covers, 36 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

From Pathway to Skyway Revisited: The story of Burlington --- a Revised Edition ( History of Burlington, Ontario )

By: Emery Machan, Claire: Barbara Ford

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: Burlington Historical Society, 1997, 1st Revised edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152372

ISBN: 0969104014

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, Near Fine, unread, slight short crease on first few pages, 341 pages, contents include: contents include: Before the White Man; Joseph Brant - the Greatest Freeholder; Brant Park; The Beach; A World of Ships; County Governement; Politics - federal and Provincial; Nelson Township Council; Local Autonomy; War of 1812; Impact of Two world Wars; Kilbride; Cumminsville Dakota; Lowville; Zimmerman; Along Dundas Street - nelson to Tansley; Appleby - Disappearance of a Community; Aldershot; The Three R's; Garden of Canada - Agriculture; industry and Manufacturing; Develop... View more info

Image for From Pathway to Skyway: A History of Burlington / Burlington Centennial Committee ---signed By Claire Emery and Barbara Ford   ( Ontario Local History )

From Pathway to Skyway: A History of Burlington / Burlington Centennial Committee ---signed By Claire Emery and Barbara Ford ( Ontario Local History )

By: Emery, Claire; Barbara Ford (signed by both) / Burlington Centennial Committee

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: Confederation Centennial Committee of Burlington, 1967, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148937

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Good dustjacket with some shallow chips and tears, signed by Emery and Ford, ink name, 252 pages, contents include: Before the White Man; Joseph Brant - the Greatest Freeholder; Brant Park; The Beach; A World of Ships; County Governement; Politics - federal and Provincial; Nelson Township Council; Local Autonomy; War of 1812; Impact of Two world Wars; Kilbride; Cumminsville Dakota; Lowville; Zimmerman; Along Dundas Street - nelson to Tansley; Appleby - Disappearance of a Community; Aldershot; The Three R's; Garden of Canada - Agriculture; industry... View more info

From Pathway to Skyway: A History of Burlington / Burlington Centennial Committee ( Ontario Local History )

By: Emery, Claire; Barbara Ford / Burlington Centennial Committee

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: Confederation Centennial Committee of Burlington, 1967, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149165

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Good dustjacket with some shallow chips and tears,tape on spine, ink name, 252 pages, contents include: Before the White Man; Joseph Brant - the Greatest Freeholder; Brant Park; The Beach; A World of Ships; County Governement; Politics - federal and Provincial; Nelson Township Council; Local Autonomy; War of 1812; Impact of Two world Wars; Kilbride; Cumminsville Dakota; Lowville; Zimmerman; Along Dundas Street - nelson to Tansley; Appleby - Disappearance of a Community; Aldershot; The Three R's; Garden of Canada - Agriculture; industry and Manufac... View more info

The Prints of Burlington: A Photographic View of Yesteryear --with Memories of Burlington: A Nostalgic View of Another Era ---TWO VOLUMES ( Ontario )

By: Evans, Gary

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: North Shore Publishing, 2005 / 2004,1st Edition, 3rd and First Printings: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155504

ISBN: 1896899048

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), oblong softcover, about 10.5 x 8 inches, both are Near Fine copies, gift inscription, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages in each, some of the images include: Brant Street; The Roxy Theatre; Miss Canada; the Brant Inn; Sky Club; Spencer Smith Park; Roller Coaster; Bath House; aldershot Corners; Guelph Line Cloverleaf; Freeman Station, etc, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

The Prints of Oakville: A Photographic Journey Back in Time ( Ontario Photographs Local History )

By: Evans, Gary

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: North Shore Publishing, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155505

ISBN: 189689920X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------oblong large ocatvo softcover, a Near Fine copy, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Memories of the Steel City: A Nostalgic View of Hamilton ( Ontario Photographs Local History )

By: Evans, Gary

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, Ontario: North Shore Publishing, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155506

ISBN: 1896899315

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------oblong large ocatvo softcover, a Near Fine copy, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for TWO VOLUMES: The Prints of Hamilton: A Nostalgic View of the Ambitious City --with Prints Along the Beach:  A Photographic Trip Through the Sands of Time ( Hamilton / Burlington Beach Strip )( Ontario Local History )

TWO VOLUMES: The Prints of Hamilton: A Nostalgic View of the Ambitious City --with Prints Along the Beach: A Photographic Trip Through the Sands of Time ( Hamilton / Burlington Beach Strip )( Ontario Local History )

By: Evans, Gary

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Burlington, ON., Burlington, ON: North Shore Publishing, 1999, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162305

ISBN: 189689917X

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), softcovers about 10.5w x 8h inches, both are Near Fine examples, gift inscription in each book, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Prints of Burlington:  A Photographic View of Yesteryear --with The Prints of Aldershot, a Photographic View of Another Era ---TWO VOLUMES ( Ontario )

The Prints of Burlington: A Photographic View of Yesteryear --with The Prints of Aldershot, a Photographic View of Another Era ---TWO VOLUMES ( Ontario )

By: Evans, Gary (one signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: North Shore Publishing, 2005 / 2000,1st Edition, 3rd and First Printings: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (one book)

Seller ID: 162411

ISBN: 1896899048

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), oblong softcover, about 10.5w x 8h inches, both are Very Good+ copies, Aldershot is signed by the author, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages in each, some of the images include: images in BURLINGTON include: Brant Street; The Roxy Theatre; Miss Canada; the Brant Inn; Sky Club; Spencer Smith Park; Roller Coaster; Bath House; Aldershot Corners; Guelph Line Cloverleaf; Freeman Station, etc, ---photos in ALDERSHOT include: Plains Road; Aldershot School; Unsworth; Cooke Concrete; Aldershot Docks; roller Coaster; Wabasso Park; Indian Point; LaSalle D... View more info

The Prints of Burlington: A Photographic View of Yesteryear ( Burlington, Ontario / Roxy Theatre; Miss Canada; Brant Inn / street; Sky Club; Spencer Smith Park; Roller Coaster; Bath House; Aldershot Corners; Guelph Line Cloverleaf; Freeman Station )

By: Evans, Gary (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: North Shore Publishing, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149019

ISBN: 1896899048

Condition: Good (see description)


---------oblong large ocatvo softcover, a Good copy only as this is an exlibrary copy with the usual library marks and stamps, creases to covers, signed by Evans, illustrated with b&w photos, 103 pages, some of the images include: Brant Street; The Roxy Theatre; Miss Canada; the Brant Inn; Sky Club; Spencer Smith Park; Roller Coaster; Bath House; Aldershot Corners; Guelph Line Cloverleaf; Freeman Station, etc, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Churchless Sundays:  Struggles of the English Church in Erin 1867 - 1992 ( Erin, Ontario )( All Saints Anglican Church History )

Churchless Sundays: Struggles of the English Church in Erin 1867 - 1992 ( Erin, Ontario )( All Saints Anglican Church History )

By: Fair, Ross D, Epilogue By The Reverend Marion R Vincett

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON.: All Saints Anglican Church, 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154495

ISBN: 0969665105

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 86 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Leader and Recorder's History of the Junction ( West Toronto / Ontario Local History )

The Leader and Recorder's History of the Junction ( West Toronto / Ontario Local History )

By: Fancher, Diana (ed.) / The Leader and Recorder

Price: $30.29

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: West Toronto Junction Historical Society (printed By Coach House Printing ), 2004, 1st edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157527

ISBN: 0968663613

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, looks new, 139 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Talk of Toronto: Growing Up in a Growing City -The 30's, 40's and 50's -by George A Fierheller ( 1930's / 1940's / 1950's )

By: Fierheller, George A

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto / Markham, ON.: George Fierheller / Stewart Publishing, 2008, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150926

ISBN: 189748609X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 143 + about 60 pages, colour and b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

County of Brant: Simply Grand - 1852 to 2002, a Celebration ( Ontario Local History / Brantford / Six Nations )

By: Files, Angela and Ruth Lefler

Price: $14.45

Publisher: Ontario, Paris, Ontario: Thompson Printing and Lithographing Limited, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153167

ISBN: 1895928141

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------large (quarto) softcover, a solid Very Good+ copy with a very short corner clip, 192 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Map of Brant County; Brant County; Brantford / Burford / Oakland / Onondaga / South Dumfries Townships; Town of Paris; Salute to the City of Brantford; Salute to the Six nations; Salute to the Mississaugas of the New Credit, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Not a One Horse Town:  125 ( One Hundred Twenty-Five ) Years of Toronto and Its Streetcars -a Signed Copy  ( Ontario / street Cars )

Not a One Horse Town: 125 ( One Hundred Twenty-Five ) Years of Toronto and Its Streetcars -a Signed Copy ( Ontario / street Cars )

By: Filey, Mike (signed)

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Toronto of Old, 1986, 1st edition, First Printing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164681

ISBN: 0969150113

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, a Very Good+ copy, light wear but nothing serious, signed without inscription by the author, unpaginated but well over 100 pages, packed with b&w photos many of a vintage nature and certainly difficult to come by, contents include: Rapid Transit for All; Meet Mr Williams ( Henry Burt ); Rails and Horses; Mr Wright ( John Joseph ) Was Right; The Witch's Broom; Toronto by Trolley; The Ubiquitous Sir William ( Mackenzie ); The better Way, Finally, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Look at Us Now -by Mike Filey / The Toronto Telegram ( Vintage Photographs of Toronto, Ontario / Local History )

Look at Us Now -by Mike Filey / The Toronto Telegram ( Vintage Photographs of Toronto, Ontario / Local History )

By: Filey, Mike / The Toronto Telegram

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Mike Filey / The Toronto Telegram, 1971, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156774

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------soft cover, about 11 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing, 79 + 1 page, b&w photographs on near every page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Barber Dynamo: A Perspective -by Reinhard Filter, Revised and Updated Edition / The Esquesing Historical Society, Georgetown Ontario(  ( Ontario Local History / Barber Brothers Paper Mill related)( Electricity / Electric Generator / Ruins )

The Barber Dynamo: A Perspective -by Reinhard Filter, Revised and Updated Edition / The Esquesing Historical Society, Georgetown Ontario( ( Ontario Local History / Barber Brothers Paper Mill related)( Electricity / Electric Generator / Ruins )

By: Filter, Reinhard / The Esquesing Historical Society, Georgetown Ontario

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Georgetown, Ontario, Georgetown, ON: The Esquesing Historical Society, Georgetown Ontario, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163951

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 8.5w x 11h inches, a Near Fine example, 60 pages, b&w photographs and illustrations as well as a few colour photographs, ---"A remarkable innovation, the Barber Dynamo, was built just outside Georgetown in the late 1800s. This is the first time electricity was transmitted over some distance to power the wheels of industry. The Barber Dynamo - A Perspective is the story of how this came to be, why it was abandoned and what happened to it. --if one were to go to the corner of Armstrong and Sinclair Avenues in Georgetown and venture to the edge of the ravine just o... View more info