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Image for EDENBANK:  The History of a Canadian Pioneer Farm -by Oliver N Wells (signed by the editors )( BC / B.C. / British Columbia / Chilliwack Region / Dairy Farming / Family History )

EDENBANK: The History of a Canadian Pioneer Farm -by Oliver N Wells (signed by the editors )( BC / B.C. / British Columbia / Chilliwack Region / Dairy Farming / Family History )

By: Wells, Oliver N; Edited By Marie & Richard Weeden (signed by both); Foreword By Allan Fotheringham; Foreword By Doug Nicol

Price: $25.01

Publisher: British Columbia, Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159066

ISBN: 1550173030

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11.25 inches, a near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 186 pages, b&w photos, ---"richly illustrated chronicle that captures more than a century of life on a landmark Fraser Valley farm. This fascinating account details farming methods of a bygone era and all the toil, triumph and tragedy behind the establishment of a championship dairy herd. When Allen Casey Wells passed through the valley of the Chilliwack River en r... View more info

Image for Letters from a Young Garfield Weston ( Limited Edition, One of 300 Copies, in Metal Case, with Facsimile Envelopes )

Letters from a Young Garfield Weston ( Limited Edition, One of 300 Copies, in Metal Case, with Facsimile Envelopes )

By: Weston, Garfield ( W / Willard )( Weston Bakery / Family )

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, No Place ( likely Toronto, ON ): No Publisher ( Weston Family ), 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157426

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 12 inches, housed in a metal tray with lid, tray measures about 10.25 x 14 inches, a Fine copy of the book, 150 pages, b&w photos, laid into the tray is a panel which holds two facsimile envelopes one of which is addressed to the young Weston's future wife, Reta Howard, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Bell Telephone Memorial and Bell Homestead, Souvenir of Brantford, the Telephone City -by A J Whitaker ( Alexander Graham Bell Related )( Ontario Local History )

By: Whitaker, A J / Alexander Graham Bell Homestead Souvenir Booklet

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Brantford, Ontario, Brantford, ON: Bell Homestead / City of Brantford, NO DATE (circa1951 ), 1st Edition, First Printing ( Assumed ): 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159750

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------pamphlet, about 6.25w x 8.25h inches, a Very Good+ copy, a bit of light rubbing, unpaginated (24 pages, b&w photos, latest date in the booklet is 1951 so this is likely 1951 to 1955, cord tied, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. View more info

Image for BUCKERFIELD:  The Story of a Vancouver Family ( Buckerfield's Feeds, Seeds, and Fertilizers / Stores )( Family History ( BC / British Columbia )

BUCKERFIELD: The Story of a Vancouver Family ( Buckerfield's Feeds, Seeds, and Fertilizers / Stores )( Family History ( BC / British Columbia )

By: White, Mary Buckerfield; Philip Sherwood; Foreword By Meg and Stuart Clyne

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Vancouver, BC: Mary ( Buckerfield ) White, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163697

ISBN: 0987749102

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------hardcover, about 10.25w x 8.25h inches, a Near Fine example, looks new, no dustjacket as issued, 321 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 Pages from the History of Sorel 1642 to 1958 ---a signed Copy ( Quebec Local History )

Pages from the History of Sorel 1642 to 1958 ---a signed Copy ( Quebec Local History )

By: White, Walter S (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Quebec, Quebec ( Sorel likely): Self Published / Walter S White, No Date ( 1959 ), 1st edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 142696

Condition: Good (see description)


----------trade paperback, a solid Good copy, covers are cream colour and thus show some aging and browning, browning to paper, stamp on front endpaper, signed and inscribed by the author, 175 pages, B&w photos, contents include: The Beginning; The Capitulation; The American War of Independance; The Loyalists; The Town of William Henry; The Early families of William Henry; The Anglican Parish of Christ Church; The Parish of St. Peters; The Floods of '62 and '65; Lincoln... View more info

Manitou Miniss ( Island of the Manitou ) - a Signed Copy ( Wikwemikong, Ontario )

By: Wicken, Doug (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario, Waterloo, ON: Doug Wicken, 1982, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149338

ISBN: 0969122802

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


--------------hardcover, about 10.5 x 9.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a chipped and torn Good dustjacket, bump on lower edge of boards but nothing too serious, signed and inscribed by Wicken, unpaginated but about 80 pages, many b&w photos of the people and locations on Manitoulin Island, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Seal Island:  An Echo from the Past ---by Sonia Wickens  ( West of Cape Sable Island / Nova Scotia )(inc. Seal Island Lighthouse; Shipwrecks; Seal Island Church / Local Families / NS Local history )

Seal Island: An Echo from the Past ---by Sonia Wickens ( West of Cape Sable Island / Nova Scotia )(inc. Seal Island Lighthouse; Shipwrecks; Seal Island Church / Local Families / NS Local history )

By: Wickens, Sonia

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Nova Scotia, Shag Harbour, Nova Scotia / NS: Sonia Wickens / Self Published, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155480

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a solid very Good copy, a bit of light rubbing, 89 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Seal island; Seal Island Lighthouse; Shipwrecks; Seal Island Church; The island was Their Home, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Horse-Drawn Carriages and Sleighs: Elegant Vehicles from New England and New Brunswick  ( Carts, Buggies, Slovens, Ox Wagons, etc)( NB History -Includes:  The King's Landing Collection; Carriage Makers; Building a Network of Roads )

Horse-Drawn Carriages and Sleighs: Elegant Vehicles from New England and New Brunswick ( Carts, Buggies, Slovens, Ox Wagons, etc)( NB History -Includes: The King's Landing Collection; Carriage Makers; Building a Network of Roads )

By: Wilbur, Richard; Peter Dickinson

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS: Formac Publishing, 2003, 1st Printing, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156773

ISBN: 0887806163

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.25 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 72 pages, many colour and some b&w photos, ---"For many years some of the finest craftsmen throughout North America laboured in factories large and small to produce carriages and sleighs. This book celebrates their skills and artistry. This full-colour book presents the full range of vehicles they produced: carts, carriages, sleighs, buggies and slovens -- from the very grand opera bus to the functional... View more info

Image for Montreal 1909 -by Robert N Wilkins -a Signed Copy ( Day-to-Day Newspaper Accounts / Montreal Star related)

Montreal 1909 -by Robert N Wilkins -a Signed Copy ( Day-to-Day Newspaper Accounts / Montreal Star related)

By: Wilkins, Robert N (signed) ( Montreal Star related)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Quebec, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, PQ: Shoreline Publishing, 2017. 1st Edition, First Printing: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 161114

ISBN: 1926953525

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 7w x 9h inches, a Near Fine example, a wee bit of very light rubbing, tight and square, signed "To E___ C_____ with all good wishes! Robert N Wilkins Montreal June 20, 2017", 616 pages, b&w photos, ---"Explore Montreal in the year 1909. Learn about the day-to-day lives of our civic ancestors over a century ago, what they experienced in their everyday routine – the good, the bad and the ugly. Extracted from the now defunct Montrea... View more info

Image for Wings of Change:  Canadian Airmen in Europe -by Stephen Will ( Canadian Armed Forces  - 4 Wing )

Wings of Change: Canadian Airmen in Europe -by Stephen Will ( Canadian Armed Forces - 4 Wing )

By: Will, Stephen ; Edited By Barbara Berger ( Canadian Armed Forces - 4 Wing )

Price: $85.73

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Hornet House Publishing, 1993, 1st edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162424

ISBN: 0969758200

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 9.25w x 12.25h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, glue marks in the gutters at the endpapers (from the glue used by the binder ), 127 pages, colour as well as some b&w photographs, a nice look at the last operational wing in Europe-, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED /// View more info

Image for Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time:  Kingcome Inlet Pictographs, 1893 - 1998 ( Gwa'yi village, also known as Kingcome, is the home of the Dzawada'enuxw People or "People of the oolichan Place )( British Columbia / Rock Art / West Coast Indian Culture )

Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time: Kingcome Inlet Pictographs, 1893 - 1998 ( Gwa'yi village, also known as Kingcome, is the home of the Dzawada'enuxw People or "People of the oolichan Place )( British Columbia / Rock Art / West Coast Indian Culture )

By: Williams, Judith

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Vancouver, BC: New Star Books, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164208

ISBN: 0921586841

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------softcover, about 7.5w x 9.75h insches, a Near Fine example, looks new and feels unread, 240 pages, b&w photos-, ---"In 1998, Dzawada'enuxw artist Marianne Nicholson scaled a vertical rock face in Kingcome Inlet to paint a massive pictograph to mark the continued vitality of her ancestral village of Gwa'yi. Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time is the story of that painting, of earlier politically defiant rock art, and of "coppers," ceremonial shields that ... View more info

Image for Meet Me at the Station ( Ontario Train / Railway Stations )

Meet Me at the Station ( Ontario Train / Railway Stations )

By: Willmot, Elizabeth A.

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Gage, 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147718

ISBN: 0771599765

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------oblong hardcover, about 10 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good dustjacket, a look at railway stations across Ontario, profusely illustrated with b&w photos, 114+ pages, gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Soldiers of Song:  The Dumbells and Other Canadian Concert Parties of the First World War -by Jason Wilson / Wilfrid Laurier University Press ( WWI )

Soldiers of Song: The Dumbells and Other Canadian Concert Parties of the First World War -by Jason Wilson / Wilfrid Laurier University Press ( WWI )

By: Wilson, Jason / Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario, Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press / WLUP, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156187

ISBN: 1554588448

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, likely unread, 239 pages, b&w photos, ---"The seeds of irreverent humour that inspired the likes of Wayne and Shuster and Monty Python were sown in the trenches of the First World War, and The Dumbells?concert parties made up of fighting soldiers?were central to this process. Soldiers of Song tells their story. Lucky soldiers who could sing a song, perform a skit, or pass as a “lady,” were taken ... View more info

Image for My Olympic Journey: Sixty Years with Canadian Sport and the Olympic Games -by James Worrall (signed By Worrall - Athlete / Olympian / president of the Canadian Olympic Committee and he rose to be a member of the International Olympic Committee )

My Olympic Journey: Sixty Years with Canadian Sport and the Olympic Games -by James Worrall (signed By Worrall - Athlete / Olympian / president of the Canadian Olympic Committee and he rose to be a member of the International Olympic Committee )

By: Worrall, James (signed); Freword By Richard ( Dick ) W Pound

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Canadian Olympic Association, 2000, 1st edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164005

ISBN: 0968771807

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover (no hardcover edition), about 8.5w x 11h inches, a Very Good+ to Near Fine example, a bit of light rubbing and a bit of curling to corners of covers, signed without inscription by former Olympic athlete james Worrall ( Canadian team flag bearer at 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin ), 305 pages, b&w photos, includes a couple of pages about Jesse Owens, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED ---GUARANT... View more info

Image for In the Shadow of the Shield:  The Development of Wireless Telegraphy and Radio Broadcasting in Kingston and at Queen's University: An oral and Documentary History, 1902 - 1957 -by Arthur Eric Zimmerman -a Signed Copy  ( CFRC--Radio Station )

In the Shadow of the Shield: The Development of Wireless Telegraphy and Radio Broadcasting in Kingston and at Queen's University: An oral and Documentary History, 1902 - 1957 -by Arthur Eric Zimmerman -a Signed Copy ( CFRC--Radio Station )

By: Zimmerman, Arthur Eric (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Ontario, Ontario (likely Kingston, ON ): Arthur Eric Zimmerman, 1991, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 160981

ISBN: 0969557000

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, gently bumped lower corner, a very small stain on the verso of the jacket, signed and inscribed by the author to a contributor in this book, 657 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 Arrow Scrapbook:  Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation ( Avro )

The Arrow Scrapbook: Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation ( Avro )

By: Zuuring, Peter (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Ontario, Dalkeith, ON: Arrow Alliance Press, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 162420

ISBN: 1550566903

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------oblong hardcover, about 12w x 9h inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, signed and inscribed by the author "Hello A____ A pleasure to meet you --all the best Pete Zuuring Aug / 99 CNF", 269 pages, colour and b&w photos,, contents include: Dedication; Preface; Foreowrd; Per Ardua Ad Astra; Back in the Fifties; Meantime in the RCAF; Road to cancellation; Dirty Business; Post cancellation Vignettes; Legends Revisited; Arrow Legacy; Arrow Alli... View more info

The Arrow Scrapbook: Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation ( Avro )

By: Zuuring, Peter (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Ontario, Dalkeith, ON: Arrow Alliance Press, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 163549

ISBN: 1550566903

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------oblong hardcover, about 12w x 9h inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, signed and inscribed by the author "Hello M____ Hope you enjoy this Pete Zuuring June 26 / 99 CNF", 269 pages, colour and b&w photos,, contents include: Dedication; Preface; Foreowrd; Per Ardua Ad Astra; Back in the Fifties; Meantime in the RCAF; Road to cancellation; Dirty Business; Post cancellation Vignettes; Legends Revisited; Arrow Legacy; Arrow Alliance; Appendi... View more info

Image for ARROW COUNTDOWN:  Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation -by Peter Zuuring ( Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow )(inc.  RL201 Accident Investigation; Orenda Iroquois; Flying the Arrow; Human Factors Engineering; Technical Bulletin; etc)

ARROW COUNTDOWN: Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation -by Peter Zuuring ( Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow )(inc. RL201 Accident Investigation; Orenda Iroquois; Flying the Arrow; Human Factors Engineering; Technical Bulletin; etc)

By: Zuuring, Peter / Arrow Alliance Press

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Kingston, ON: Arrow Alliance Press, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158575

ISBN: 1550568663

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about9.25 x 12.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, looks new, 142 pages, colour and b&w photos throughout, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info