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Image for Along the Road ---by Jessie Beattie ---a signed Copy

Along the Road ---by Jessie Beattie ---a signed Copy

By: Beattie, Jessie L.

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Ryerson Press, 1954, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 146084

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket, signed by Beattie on the front blank endpaper, ink name on verso of front cover, ---a collection of stories by beattie about people who visited har pioneer home in Ontario ---stories of Blackie the dancing bear, the farm labourer and his family at the town limits, the dramatic Greek woman from Syra, the 11 year old Italian accordion player, a violinist apparently from the Metroploitan Opera, a gipsy who could ... View more info

Image for A Rope in the Hand, from Memoirs, diary and Letters of Captain Francis J Brown, 1877 - 1909 ( Capt. F J Brown and the SS Henry Venn )( Galt / Oakville Ontario / Samuel Adjai Crowther related)

A Rope in the Hand, from Memoirs, diary and Letters of Captain Francis J Brown, 1877 - 1909 ( Capt. F J Brown and the SS Henry Venn )( Galt / Oakville Ontario / Samuel Adjai Crowther related)

By: Beattie, Jessie L.

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, ON.: Self Published ( D G Seldon Printing Limited ), No Date ( 1970's?), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147467

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------trade paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of age toning to white wraps, 83 pages, a few b&w photos and illustrations, contents include; Introduction; Early days in England; Seeking a Fortune; A Temporary Settlement; In Oakville; The Leave-taking; The Henry venn; On Our Way; Samuel Adjai Crowther; Hannah; The African Problem; Albert; Disturbing facts; At Home; The Suez; Gathering Treasures; Visits to Strange Lands; Francis Discusses the East; Epilogue, any... View more info

Image for Country Churchyards / Eglises De Campagne: Historic Churches of Prince Edward Island / Eglises Historiques De l'Ile Du Prince Edward ( English and French Text )( PEI / P.E.I. )( 6 Postcards Intact )( Post Cards )

Country Churchyards / Eglises De Campagne: Historic Churches of Prince Edward Island / Eglises Historiques De l'Ile Du Prince Edward ( English and French Text )( PEI / P.E.I. )( 6 Postcards Intact )( Post Cards )

By: Beck, Boyde / The Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage

Price: $30.29

Publisher: Prince Edward Island, PEI: The Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159265

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 8.5w x 11h inches, a Near Fine copy, 32 pages, all text is in English and French, b&w photos, special colour section of 6 church postcards, errata slip, covers 45 churches excluding churches in Charlottetown and Summerside, verso of the covers is a two page colour map of PEI showing thumbnails of the churches covered as well as their map position, a nice production, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic pho... View more info

Image for Facing the Open Sea:  The People of Big Tancook Island -by George Bellerose -a Signed Copy / Nimbus Publishing ( Nova Scotia / NS / Local History )

Facing the Open Sea: The People of Big Tancook Island -by George Bellerose -a Signed Copy / Nimbus Publishing ( Nova Scotia / NS / Local History )

By: Bellerose, George (signed) / Nimbus Publishing

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159329

ISBN: 1551091208

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 10w x 8h inches, a Near Fine copy, signed without inscription by George Bellerose, 173 pages, b&w photos, from the rear panel ---"In Facing the Open Sea, three generations of Big Tancook islanders reveal, in distinctive voices, the unique economic and social conditions that have shaped their lives and the ties that hold families and a community together. Like residents of coastal communities throughout Nova Scotia and the Maritimes, these i... 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 Kl... 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

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... 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... 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... 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... 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

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... 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 ... 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 ... 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

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 immuta... 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; THRE... View more info

Image for Pierre Berton's Picture Book of Niagara Falls -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy ( Rare Paintings / Forgotten Photographs )( New York / Ontario History )( Marilyn Monroe related)

Pierre Berton's Picture Book of Niagara Falls -by Pierre Berton -a Signed Copy ( Rare Paintings / Forgotten Photographs )( New York / Ontario History )( Marilyn Monroe related)

By: Berton, Pierre (signed)

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 163723

ISBN: 0771012144

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 9w x 11h inches, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, ---really -this looks new, signed without inscription by Berton, 160 pages, colour and b&w photos and illustrations, includines some marilyn Monroe images and quotes, in almost 30 years of selling books this is the only copy I have seen signed and this one is in great condition, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, ---"The first man to describe this natural wonder, Father Lou... 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... View more info