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Image for The Camden Colony or the Seed of the Righteous: A Story of the United Empire Loyalists, with Genealogical Tables ( UEL / U.E.L.)

The Camden Colony or the Seed of the Righteous: A Story of the United Empire Loyalists, with Genealogical Tables ( UEL / U.E.L.)

By: Tucker, Rev. W Bowman ( Reverend )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Montana, Montreal, PQ: John Lovell and Son, 1908, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146561

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, blue cloth, a solid Very Good copy, light wear and soiling, a bit of foxing and offset form old pressed leaves, 216 pages plus genealogical tables, b&w photos and illustrations, chapters include: , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Guide to Who Lies Beneath Whitehorse Cemeteries ( Yukon Local History )

A Guide to Who Lies Beneath Whitehorse Cemeteries ( Yukon Local History )

By: Twist, Susan; / Old Log Church Museum ( Whitehorse, Yukon )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Canada, Whitehorse, Yukon: Old Log Church Museum / Yukon Tourism and Guide, No Date ( 2000 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163214

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a Near Fine example, 40 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED -GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

Image for Built for War:  Canada's Intercolonial Railway - Major ( William ) Robinson's Route to Protect Canadian Sovereignty

Built for War: Canada's Intercolonial Railway - Major ( William ) Robinson's Route to Protect Canadian Sovereignty

By: Underwood, Jay

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Pickering, Ontario, Pickering, ON: Railfare DC Books, 2005, 1st edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147784

ISBN: 1897190018

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good exlibrary copy, no dustjacket as issued, usual library marks and stamps, 246 pages, b&w photos,---"Anyone who has had occasion to travel on VIA Rail’s oldest trans-continental train ‘The Ocean’ between Halifax and Montreal might wonder why the original route of the Intercolonial Railway took such a round-about course through northern New Brunswick. ---The answer lies in the fear nineteenth century Canadian and British politic... View more info

Image for Destruction of a Dream: Tragedy of AVRO Canada & the CF-105 Arrow, Volume 2 Supersonic Dreams -At the Dawn of a New Era / L'Anéantissement rêve tragédie d'Avro Canada & du CF- 105 Arrow, Vol. 2 Reves Supersoniques -a L'Aube D'une Nouvelle Ere

Destruction of a Dream: Tragedy of AVRO Canada & the CF-105 Arrow, Volume 2 Supersonic Dreams -At the Dawn of a New Era / L'Anéantissement rêve tragédie d'Avro Canada & du CF- 105 Arrow, Vol. 2 Reves Supersoniques -a L'Aube D'une Nouvelle Ere

By: Valiquette, Marc-Andre

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Imaviation / IM-Aviation, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157867

ISBN: 2981155202

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 12 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, looks new, 96 pages, colour and b&w photos, all text is in English and French, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Invention of the Telephone: An Account of the Events Leading Up to the Invention of the Telephone By Alexander Graham Bell at the Bell Homestead in Brantford During the Summer of 1874

By: Van Steen, Marcus

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Brantford, Ontario, Brantford, ON.: The City of Brantford, NO DATE ( Circa 1961 ), 1st Edition, First Printing (no printing history indicated so have assumed): 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152384

ISBN: 0425056104

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------pamphlet, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy, 30 pages, b&w photos, latest date mentioned in the text is 1961 so this will be early 1960's, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for To All Our Children:  The Story of the Postwar Dutch Immigration to Canada  ( Post-War )

To All Our Children: The Story of the Postwar Dutch Immigration to Canada ( Post-War )

By: VanderMey, Albert , Introduction By Aritha Van Herk, Foreword By Edward ( Ed ) Schreyer, Forty Days and Nights by John Terpstra , The Land They Left Behind By Helen Colijn

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Jordan Station, Ontario, Jordan Station, ON: Paideia Press / Albert VanderMey, 1983, 1st edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144766

ISBN: 0888150997

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------large (quarto) softcover, a solid Good copy, gift inscription, a bit of light wear, b&w photos, 512 pages, contents include: Preface; Introduction; BIOGRAPHY - Childhood and Youth; Early School Days; Student Days in Switzerland; Jakob as Teacher and Professor; Election as Aeltester; Work in the Church; Family Life in Gruenfeld; Ministry to the Mennonite Community at Large; Mennonite World Conference 1925; The Task Resumed; A Change in Direction; Arrest and Exi... View more info

Image for A Place By the Notukeu:  Vanguard / Vanguard Historical Society ( Saskatchewan Local History )

A Place By the Notukeu: Vanguard / Vanguard Historical Society ( Saskatchewan Local History )

By: Vanguard Historical Society ( Saskatchewan ) Elwin Lawson; Jean Lawson; Olive & Russell Farrow; Harry Froyman; Ed Hapke; Elsie Young; Dorothy Saunderson; Anita Froyman; Edna Hapke

Price: $132.00

Publisher: Saskatchewan, Vanguard, SK" Vanguard Historical Society, 1984, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164076

ISBN: 0889254702

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, a wee bit of light rubbing, some small smudges and marks to the edges of the text block, ---764 pages, b&w photos, extra shipping may be required depending upon destination -if an issue please inquire before ordering, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Fire on Parliament Hill -Signed ( Ontario / Ottawa History )

By: Varkaris, Jane (signed) and Lucile Finsten / Boston Mills Press

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON: Boston Mills Press, 1988, 1st First 1st Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152214

ISBN: 0919783678

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------large (oblong ocatvo) softcover, about 9 x 8 inches, a Near Fine copy with a bit of light rubbing, signed and inscribed by Varkaris, 83 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for They Fought in Colour: A New Look at Canada's First World War Effort / La Guerre En Couleur: Nouveau regard sur le Canada dans la Premiere Guerre mondiale ( text in English and French )( WWI / WW i )

They Fought in Colour: A New Look at Canada's First World War Effort / La Guerre En Couleur: Nouveau regard sur le Canada dans la Premiere Guerre mondiale ( text in English and French )( WWI / WW i )

By: Vimy Foundation / Fondation; with/avec Paul Gross and Peter Mansbridge (contibutors Include: Margaret Atwood; Tim Cook; Charlotte Gray; R H Thomson; Mark Truelove; Lee Windsor; Timothy C Winegard; Rick Hansen; Serge Joyal; Hugh Brewster; Stephen Brunt

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto: Dundurn press/ Vimy Foundation / Fondation, 2018, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164311

ISBN: 1459744411

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------softcover, about 10w x 10h inches, a Near Fine example, looks new, likely ubnread, 286 pages, colour photos throughout, ---"Iconic photos from the First World War, newly colourized. --See seminal images of Canada’s First World War experience in a new light - offered in full colour for the first time - with contributions from Margaret Atwood, Tim, Cook, Charlotte Gray, Paul Gross, Peter Mansbridge, and many others. --Canadians today see the First World ... View more info

Image for The Guardhouse at Fort George ( Niagara-on-the-Lake / archaeological study)

The Guardhouse at Fort George ( Niagara-on-the-Lake / archaeological study)

By: Vincent, Elizabeth

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Ontario, No Place ( Likely Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario ): No Publisher, No Date (circa 1973 -4-5 ), 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147808

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, , about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, spiral bound, title and the name Vincent written on front cover, 120 pages, b&w photos and illustrations and diagrams, a detailed look at the guardhouse at Fort george in terms of its history and present day form, pagination starts at page 3 but I believe the cover and verso are intended as pages 1 and 2, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The 175th Anniversary of The Parish of Christ Church, Sorel, Quebec --- 175 Years of History 1784 - 1959 ( Sorel - Tracy / Anglican Church )

The 175th Anniversary of The Parish of Christ Church, Sorel, Quebec --- 175 Years of History 1784 - 1959 ( Sorel - Tracy / Anglican Church )

By: Vokey, The Rev. ( Reverend ) Edward P, Rector / Parish of Christ Church, Sorel, Quebec

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Quebec, Sorel, Quebec: The Parish of christ Church, 1959, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154369

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------trade paperback size side-stapled softcover, a Very Good copy, small address label on front cover, 70 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for TWO VOLUMES:  Muskoka Nature Walks, Book 1 & 2 -by Marlene Walker -both Signed By the Author ( Natural History / Ontario )

TWO VOLUMES: Muskoka Nature Walks, Book 1 & 2 -by Marlene Walker -both Signed By the Author ( Natural History / Ontario )

By: Walker, Marlene (signed)

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Elm Ridge Press, 2005, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing for Both: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 163859

ISBN: 0973764619

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), softcovers, about 11w x 8.5h inches, both are Near Fine examples, both are signed by the author without inscription, 127and 128 pages, colour iphotos throughout, 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 The Saint John Police Story:  VOLUME 3 -The Slader Years, 1930 - 1941 ( Police Chief Edward M Slader / St John, New Brunswick Policing History )( N. B . / NB )( Book Three )

The Saint John Police Story: VOLUME 3 -The Slader Years, 1930 - 1941 ( Police Chief Edward M Slader / St John, New Brunswick Policing History )( N. B . / NB )( Book Three )

By: Wallace, Gerald F; William Higgins; Peter McGahan

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB New Ireland Press, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154626

ISBN: 0920483623

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 175 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 Saint John Police Story:  VOLUME 5 -The Oakes' Years, 1947 - 1958 ( Police Chief Joseph J Oakes / St John, New Brunswick Policing History )( N. B . / NB )( Book Five )

The Saint John Police Story: VOLUME 5 -The Oakes' Years, 1947 - 1958 ( Police Chief Joseph J Oakes / St John, New Brunswick Policing History )( N. B . / NB )( Book Five )

By: Wallace, Gerald F; William Higgins; Peter McGahan

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB: New Ireland Press, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154628

ISBN: 1896775004

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 232 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for PROGRAM: Ceremony for the Unveiling of Historical Plaque Honoring Louis Shickluna 1808 - 1880 ( The Shickluna Ship Yard Story ) / Published By Port Weller Dry Docks

PROGRAM: Ceremony for the Unveiling of Historical Plaque Honoring Louis Shickluna 1808 - 1880 ( The Shickluna Ship Yard Story ) / Published By Port Weller Dry Docks

By: Warwick, Peter D A / Professor Wesley Turner / Ontario Heritage Foundation / Port Weller Dry Docks

Price: $26.33

Publisher: St Catharines, Ontario, St Catharines, ON: Port Weller Dry Docks / Ontario Heritage Foundation, 1979, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157153

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------program for a plaque unveiling commemorating Louis Shickluna and his ship yard, a Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of light soiling, only 5 or 6 pages, some b&w photos and illustrations, reprints Warwick's article The Shickluna Story which originally appeared in the June/July issue of the canadian Geographic Journal, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for RED The Island Story Book Volume 2 summer 2011 ( PEI / Prince Edward Island )(inc. Flatnose Currie Butch Cassidy / The Sundance Kid / The Wild Bunch; Francis Ronaghan, Hobo; Tignish Days and Years; Greenmount Boy; Damned By Disney (criticism of Walt) etc)

RED The Island Story Book Volume 2 summer 2011 ( PEI / Prince Edward Island )(inc. Flatnose Currie Butch Cassidy / The Sundance Kid / The Wild Bunch; Francis Ronaghan, Hobo; Tignish Days and Years; Greenmount Boy; Damned By Disney (criticism of Walt) etc)

By: Weale, David (ed) RED, The Island Story Book Volume 2 Summer 2011

Price: $43.49

Publisher: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI: The Island Story Book Volume 2, summer 2011 ( Two ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163891

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, magazine, about 9.5w x14h inches, a solid Very Good example, 64 pages, b&w photos,, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for RED, The Island Story Book Volume 3 Fall/Winter 2011/2012 ( PEI / Prince Edward Island )(inc. Greatest Island Hockey Player Never to Play in the NHL; Bootlegger Christmas Eve; Tignish Days and Years; Growing Up Acadian; So Long Spring Park School; etc)

RED, The Island Story Book Volume 3 Fall/Winter 2011/2012 ( PEI / Prince Edward Island )(inc. Greatest Island Hockey Player Never to Play in the NHL; Bootlegger Christmas Eve; Tignish Days and Years; Growing Up Acadian; So Long Spring Park School; etc)

By: Weale, David (ed) RED, The Island Story Book Volume 3 Fall/Winter 2011/2012

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI: The Island Story Book Volume 3 Fall/Winter 2011/2012 ( Three ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163890

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, magazine, about 9.5w x14h inches, a solid Very Good example, 64 pages, b&w photos, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for The Island and Confederation:  The End of an Era ( PEI / Prince Edward Island History )

The Island and Confederation: The End of an Era ( PEI / Prince Edward Island History )

By: Weale, David; Harry Baglole, with a Foreword By Francis W P Bolger and Stanley Bridge

Price: $13.13

Publisher: PEI, No Place ( Prince Edward Island ? ): No Publisher / David Weale and Harry Baglole / Printed By Williams & Crue, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157605

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 4.75 x 6.75 inches, a solid Very Good copy, light wear and rubbing, name on front blank endpaper has been blacked out, 166 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Rich and Fruitful Land:  The History of the Valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap / Okanagan Historical Society  ( BC / B.C. / British Columbia / Washington State history )

A Rich and Fruitful Land: The History of the Valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap / Okanagan Historical Society ( BC / B.C. / British Columbia / Washington State history )

By: Webber, Jean / Okanagan Historical Society

Price: $19.73

Publisher: British Columbia, Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144378

ISBN: 1550171976

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------large (quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, ink name on half title page, ink name on front blank endpaper has been blacked out, 239 pages, b&w photos, ---"The Okanagan Valley in the interior of British Columbia is known mostly as an ideal tourist destination - a vacationer's paradise rich with sunshine, fruit trees and luxurious beaches. But the area also has a long and fascinating history, which reaches back well before the firs... View more info

Cruising the Georgian Bay -by Kenneth MacNeill Wells

By: Wells, Kenneth McNeill

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Kingswood House of Canada, 1961, 2nd Edition, 1st Revised and Enlarged Edition, First Printing: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152733

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket, 183 pages + index, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info