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Image for Ghosts of Haileybury (inc Leslie McFarlane, Haileybury's Ghost of the Hardy Boys; Art Ross Season with -; Ossian Walli & Provincial Institute of Mining; Nipissing Central Railway; Birthplace of Curling; Street Name Origins, etc / Ontario Local History )

Ghosts of Haileybury (inc Leslie McFarlane, Haileybury's Ghost of the Hardy Boys; Art Ross Season with -; Ossian Walli & Provincial Institute of Mining; Nipissing Central Railway; Birthplace of Curling; Street Name Origins, etc / Ontario Local History )

By: Dobbs, Brian (signed)( Leslie McFarlane / Art Ross / Ossian Walli related)

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Cobalt, Ontario, Cobalt, ON: Highway Book Shop, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164317

ISBN: 0889543976

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 5.5w x 8h inches, a Very Good+ example, a bit of light rubbing, reading crease on front panel, signed without inscription by the author, 140 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Preface; Ossian Walli and the Provincial Institute of Mining; The Great Fire of 1922; Art Ross' Season with Haileybury; A Mining Centre without a Headframe; The Nipissing Central Railway; The Birthplace of Curling; Three Boys and a Pair of Skis; Gilbert LaBine -H's Lin... View more info

Image for Niagara Fruit Barns (inc. Grimsby, Stoney Creek; Beamsville; Cave Springs Conservation Area; Jordan Station; St Catharines; Queenston; St David's; Niagara-on-the-Lake; Vineland; Winona )( Ontario Local / Agricultural History )

Niagara Fruit Barns (inc. Grimsby, Stoney Creek; Beamsville; Cave Springs Conservation Area; Jordan Station; St Catharines; Queenston; St David's; Niagara-on-the-Lake; Vineland; Winona )( Ontario Local / Agricultural History )

By: Dobson, Michael; Edited By Morris Wolfe

Price: $19.73

Publisher: St Catharines, Ontario, St Catharines, ON: Stonehouse Publications, 1985, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157059

ISBN: 091954908X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 11.5 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing and a few small creases, unpaginated (about 50 pages), b&w illustrations, each location includes a brief description and history., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The First 150 Years:  A History of St John's Anglican Church, Burlington, Ontario 1835 - 1985 ( 1st One Hundred Fifty Years )

The First 150 Years: A History of St John's Anglican Church, Burlington, Ontario 1835 - 1985 ( 1st One Hundred Fifty Years )

By: Duke, Robert; Foreword By Rector David Hamid / St John's Anglican Church, Burlington, Ontario

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, No Place ( Burlington, ON ): No Publisher / St John's Anglican Church, No Date ( 1985 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157354

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 8 x 5.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing and a bit of edge wear, a nice copy, 49 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 Canadian Niagara Power Company, One Hundred Years 1892 - 1992 ( Niagara Falls, Ontario )( 100 Years / Centennial History )

The Canadian Niagara Power Company, One Hundred Years 1892 - 1992 ( Niagara Falls, Ontario )( 100 Years / Centennial History )

By: Dumych, Daniel M / The Canadian Niagara Power Company

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Niagara Falls, Ontario, Niagara Falls, ON.: The Canadian Niagara Power Company, 1992, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157143

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good copy with a wee bit of rippling and a very faint damp stain (and I do mean faint ), 54 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Wheels of Progress / The Dundas Historical Museum ( Ontario Industry / Industrial History) ( Local History / Hamilton related)

By: Dundas Historical Museum; Olive Newcombe, Curator (with: C L Bates; H T Ewart; Ray Connell; R B Curry; John E Farnan; Catharine Garwood-Jones; Mary Grafton; John M Southall

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: The Dundas Historical Museum, 1980, 1st edition , First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151704

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 7 x 10 inches, a Very Good+ copy although this is an exlibrary copy, looks like it was never taken out, 60 pages, b&w photos, contents include: The Wheels of Progress; Our First Industrial Efforts; John Gartshore's Dundas Iron and Brass Foundry; The John Bertram and Sons Limited; Dundas Cotton Mills; The valley City manufacturing Company Limited; Jones Industries Ltd.; Thornton Woollen Mills; Grafton and Co. Ltd.; O and K Orenstein and Koppel... View more info

The Wheels of Progress / The Dundas Historical Museum ( Ontario Industry / Industrial History) ( Local History / Hamilton related)

By: Dundas Historical Museum; Olive Newcombe, Curator (with: C L Bates; H T Ewart; Ray Connell; R B Curry; John E Farnan; Catharine Garwood-Jones; Mary Grafton; John M Southall

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: The Dundas Historical Museum, 1980, 1st edition , First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151706

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 7 x 10 inches, a Very Good+ copy although this is an exlibrary copy, looks like it was never taken out, 60 pages, b&w photos, contents include: The Wheels of Progress; Our First Industrial Efforts; John Gartshore's Dundas Iron and Brass Foundry; The John Bertram and Sons Limited; Dundas Cotton Mills; The valley City manufacturing Company Limited; Jones Industries Ltd.; Thornton Woollen Mills; Grafton and Co. Ltd.; O and K Orenstein and Koppel... View more info

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... 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 wer... 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 ... 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 - ... 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 Ta... 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 ///N... 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: Pl... 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 a... 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