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IAN TYSON: The Long Trail - My Life in the West

By: Tyson, Ian; with Jeremy Klaszus

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House Canada, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150377

ISBN: 0307359352

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 197 pages, b&w photos, ---"A Canadian icon on his longstanding love of the West and his life in "one of the last true cowboy countries on either side of the border." ---"I live on a ranch about six miles east of the town of Longview and the old Cowboy Trail in the foothills of the Rockies. On a perfect day, like today, I can't imagine being anywhere else in the world. Of course, I'm not going... View more info

The Last Trapper ---by Nicolas Vanier (filmed as Le Dernier Trappeur By Jean-Pierre Bailly )( Norman Winther )

By: Vanier, Nicolas (and Diane ), Translated from the French By Florence Brutton

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Canada, Canada (likely Toronto): Prospero Books, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153015

ISBN: 1552678717

Condition: Fine (see description)


------------large (large quarto) hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, unread, taken out of the shrinkwrap so a high=quality mylar protector could be put on the jacket, packed with absolutely stunning colour photos throughout, from the rear cover: " Norman Winther is one of the last surviving trappers of the Great White North. One night, a blizzard brings him together with another great lover of nature, Nicolas Vanier. From that meeting is born The Last Trap... View more info

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The Last Trapper ---by Nicolas Vanier (filmed as Le Dernier Trappeur By Jean-Pierre Bailly )( Norman Winther )

By: Vanier, Nicolas (and Diane ), Translated from the French By Florence Brutton

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Canada, Canada (likely Toronto): Prospero Books, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154928

ISBN: 1552678717

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------large (large quarto) hardcover, about 10.5 x 14 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light edge wear, in a chipped and torn Good dustjacket, packed with absolutely stunning colour photos throughout, from the rear cover: " Norman Winther is one of the last surviving trappers of the Great White North. One night, a blizzard brings him together with another great lover of nature, Nicolas Vanier. From that meeting is born The Last Trapper, firs... View more info

Image for Don't Call Me a Legend:  The Extraordinary Story of International Pilot Charlie Vaughn ---by Garth Wallace -a signed copy

Don't Call Me a Legend: The Extraordinary Story of International Pilot Charlie Vaughn ---by Garth Wallace -a signed copy

By: Wallace, Garth (signed) (with Charlie Vaughn -signed )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Merrickville, Ontario, Merrickville, ON: Happy Landings, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156805

ISBN: 0969732236

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Wallace and Vaughn (without inscription), 234 pages, b&w photos, ---"Charlie Vaughn is a modern aviation legend. His remarkable career is a one-man history of how blue collar flying has evolved in Canada over the last 50 years. Charlie has worked as a pilot in flying training, float flying, agriculture aviation, charter flying, sightseeing, frost flying, air racing, cargo flying, aircraft ferr... View more info

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Roughin' it in the Bush: Faded Memories & Other Journeys -by Michael J Walsh ( Biography / Autobiography )

By: Walsh, Michael J

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Oakville, Ontario, Oakville, ON: Mosaic Press, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161620

ISBN: 0889629412

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a near Fine example, 96 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

My Brother Evelyn and Other Profiles -by Alec Waugh ( Memoirs of Authors (Siegfried Sassoon;Ernest Rhys;Robert Graves;Richard Aldington;W W Jacobs;Hugh Walpole;Vyvyan Holland;W Somerset Maugham; dmund Gosse;Clifford Bax;Grant Richards;Gilbert Canaan; etc)

By: Waugh, Alec ( Evelyn Waugh; Siegfried Sassoon; Ernest Rhys; Robert Graves; Richard Aldington; W W Jacobs; Hugh Walpole; Vyvyan Holland; W Somerset Maugham; Edmund Gosse; Clifford Bax; Grant Richards; Gilbert Canaan; J C Squire; Milton Hayes related)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Cassell; 1967, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159739

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine lightly rubbed dustjacket, 340 pages, Alec Waugh's memories of the famous and a few infamous ? ---contents include: Cousin Edmund : Sir Edmund Gosse --Authors at Underhill : E. Temple Thurston, Desmond Coke, Ernest Rhys --My first publisher : Grant Richards --Frank Swinnerton's Nocturne --The soldier poets : Robert Nichols, Robert Graves, Siegfried Sassoon, Richard Aldington --The University of Mainz : Hugh Kingsmill... View more info

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Where Cold Winds Blow: 33 Years in the Arctic -by Bill Webb -a Signed Copy ( Thirty-Three )

By: Webb, Bill (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Penumbra Press, 2004, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148393

ISBN: 1894131452

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Webb, 268 pages, colour photos, ---"Where Cold Winds Blow is a story about a group of individuals who patrol the high Arctic in Coast Guard Icebreakers escorting commercial vessels to various settlements and sites throughout the Islands, and how they prepare to meet the challenges created by extreme ice and weather conditions, 200 to 300-foot icebergs, and the isolation and loneliness of the A... View more info

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Where Cold Winds Blow: 33 Years in the Arctic -by Bill Webb -a Signed Copy ( Thirty-Three )

By: Webb, Bill (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Penumbra Press, 2004, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 160817

ISBN: 1894131452

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Webb, 268 pages, colour photos, ---"Where Cold Winds Blow is a story about a group of individuals who patrol the high Arctic in Coast Guard Icebreakers escorting commercial vessels to various settlements and sites throughout the Islands, and how they prepare to meet the challenges created by extreme ice and weather conditions, 200 to 300-foot icebergs, and the isolation and loneliness of the A... View more info

The Man Who Was Erdnase ( S W Erdnase )( Hugo Furney Related, International Brotherhood of Magicians )

By: Whaley, Bart with Martin Gardner and Jeff Busby ( S W Erdnase related)( Hugo Furney related)

Price: $131.93

Publisher: Oakland, California, Oakland, CA.: Jeff Busby Magic, Inc., 1991, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Owner

Seller ID: 156282

ISBN: 1563010003

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with a bit of very light wear, small address label for Hugo Furney on the front blank endpaper, as well Furney has printed his name and address on the front blank endpaper, Furney was a legend in Southern Ontario magic circles, he aided many up and coming magicians including the very famous Doug Henning. ---Hugo was a long time (over 40 years) performer in Southern Ontario and the Niagara Peninsula who also portrayed the wizard Merli... View more info

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Will I Ever be Somebody? ---The 1918 Diary of May Frances Denton ---a signed Copy

By: Wietgrefe, Joanne Denton (signed), May Frances Denton

Price: $13.13

Publisher: USA, Alfred Station, N.Y.: Goose Pasture Publishing, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 146263

ISBN: 0965146006

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy, signed and inscribed by Wietgrefe, 273 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Introduction; THE EMIGRANTS --- The Emigrant's Lot; Information for Intendinone woman's views on everything in her life including The War, literature, women's suffrage, church piety, boyfriends, teachers, going to collecge, etc., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. View more info

Image for A Hero for Jamaica:  A Novel of the Living Legend of Marcus Garvey ---a Signed Copy ( Story of the Struggle for Jamaica / Jamaican Independence )

A Hero for Jamaica: A Novel of the Living Legend of Marcus Garvey ---a Signed Copy ( Story of the Struggle for Jamaica / Jamaican Independence )

By: Williams, Gershom (signed) ( Marcus Garvey Association )

Price: $65.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Exposition Press, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 141966

ISBN: 0682477303

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with some browning and offset to the endpapers, in a Very Good+ dustjacket, signed by Williams on the front blank endpaper, as well a Gershom Williams card is laid in announcing a lecture by Williams, Garvey is the 1st of 7 acclaimed Jamaican National Heroes, He was a propnent of the Back-to-Africa movement and influenced the Nation of Islam, and the Rastafari, he was the 1st leader of the UNIA ( Universal Negro Improvement Associat... View more info

Redefining Success: Still Making Mistakes -by W Brett Wilson -a Signed Copy ( Dragon's Den / Risky Business related)

By: Wilson, W Brett (signed); Foreword By Joni Avram

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Penguin / Portfolio, 2012, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2012

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151986

ISBN: 067006694X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Wilson on the title page (without inscription), signed and inscribed on the title page as well "_______ & ___, Brett", 252 pages, b&w photos, ---"Dragons’ Den star and Risky Business host W. Brett Wilson often gets asked about his secrets to success. He became one of Canada’s top investment bankers because he was driven, willing to take risks, and saw opportunity where others saw ... View more info

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My Maasai Life: From Suburbia to Savannah ---a Signed Copy -by Robin Wiszowaty ( Masai / Kenya )

By: Wiszowaty, Robin (signed), Foreword By Craig and Marc Kielburger

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia / Toronto, Ontario, Vancouver, BC / Toronto, ON: Douglas and McIntyre / Me To We Books / Greystone books, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 147005

ISBN: 1553655095

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine unread copy, signed by the author with a Maasai greeting, 274 pages, b&w and colour photos, ---A memoir of a girl''s choice to leave childhood comforts behind to live in her adoptive country of Kenya. Growing up in suburban Illinois, Robin Wiszowaty never pictured herself living with an impoverished Maasai family in rural Kenya. Yet in her early twenties Wiszowaty embarked on an incredible journey that would shake her from complac... View more info

Image for Hello Canada!:  The Life and Times of Foster Hewitt ---by Scott Young -a Signed Copy

Hello Canada!: The Life and Times of Foster Hewitt ---by Scott Young -a Signed Copy

By: Young, Scott (signed) ( Foster Hewitt related)

Price: $36.89

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart / M&S / Bantam - Seal, 1985, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 155610

ISBN: 0770421008

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Young on the title page, 216 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo..///SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info