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Image for Waterfalls of Ontario ( water falls / areas inc.  Algoma; Cottage Country; Golden Horseshoe [ Hamilton ]; Lake Huron; Ottawa Valley )

Waterfalls of Ontario ( water falls / areas inc. Algoma; Cottage Country; Golden Horseshoe [ Hamilton ]; Lake Huron; Ottawa Valley )

By: Harris, Mark; Foreword By George Fischer

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Firefly Books, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155261

ISBN: 1552977676

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 7.5 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 223 pages, colour photos throughout, ---"Waterfalls of Ontario is an ideal travel guide to, and celebration in pictures of, the province's most beautiful falls. This expanded edition includes two new sections: "Northeastern Ontario" covers Sudbury, North Bay and the northern cottage country, and "Hamilton" gives the recently dubbed City of Waterfalls its own section, featuring new falls, new photos and new and updated information. ---The book also covers waterfalls in these regions: Algoma / Cottage Country / Gold... View more info

Image for In Thermas Caroli IV: Oda na Karlovy Vary / Bohuslav Hasistejnsky z Lobkovic (Latin)( Vridlu Karlovarskemu (Czech); On the Warm Springs of Carlsbad (English); Sur Carlsbad (French); An Karlsbads Heilquellen (German) and in Russian )( Mineral Springs )

In Thermas Caroli IV: Oda na Karlovy Vary / Bohuslav Hasistejnsky z Lobkovic (Latin)( Vridlu Karlovarskemu (Czech); On the Warm Springs of Carlsbad (English); Sur Carlsbad (French); An Karlsbads Heilquellen (German) and in Russian )( Mineral Springs )

By: Hasistenius a Lobkovicz, Bohuslaus ( Bohuslav Hasistenjsky ) ( Translations By Jaroslav Vrchlicky [ Czech ], Sir [ John ] Wilmot [ English ], Alexandre Dumas [ French ]; Johann Rittersberg [ German ]; V Malcov [ Russian ]

Price: $131.93

Publisher: Europe, Europe (likely Czech Republic ): No Publisher (likely the Mineral Springs site), 1992, 1st Edition, 1st Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 161976

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------softcover portfolio housed in a hardcover sleeve, about 8.75w x 12.25h inches, overall everything is Near Fine to Fine, this is a beige cloth folding sleeve which contains a portfolio of the poem/ode by Hasistejnsky, includes translations in Latin, Czech, English, French, german, Russian, as well there is a limited edition print of a town view by Strnada, #68 of 100, all sheets are loose as issued, the entire offering is #68 of 100 copies, quite nice any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED BY ARTIST/// View more info

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MAKING: Thomas Heatherwick ( Creative Design / Innovatioon / Designers )

By: Heatherwick, Thomas

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Thames & Hudson, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161354

ISBN: 050051612X

Condition: Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 8.25w x 10h inches, overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, a Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, 599 pages, colour photos throughout, ---"The first retrospective publication on the work of award-winning designer Thomas Heatherwick (the subject of a 2012 exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum) offers an in-depth look at all aspects of the innovator's creative, design, and manufacturing processes. --Heatherwick is known as one of the greatest innovators of our era, and for the first time, this publication ... View more info

Image for How the Beowulf Poet Employs Biblical Typology: His Christian Portrayal of Heroism -by William Helder -a Signed Copy

How the Beowulf Poet Employs Biblical Typology: His Christian Portrayal of Heroism -by William Helder -a Signed Copy

By: Helder, William ( Bill )(signed), Foreword By Alvin A Lee,

Price: $59.33

Publisher: USA, Lewiston, N.Y. / Lampeter, Ceredigion, Wales: The Edwin Mellen Press, 2014, 1st edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164569

ISBN: 0773442413

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a solid Very Good example, light wear and rubbing, creases on covers, signed and inscribed by the author "For hank and Rita with warm regards Bill", as well the author has signed his name on the half-title page, 269 pages, ---"This study is an attempt to consider Beowulf in its literary context. It shows how the typological perspective manifests itself throughout Beowulf in its structure and its imagery and so aims to foster an increased awareness of the rich allusiveness of its metaphorical language.", ---contents include: FOREWORD... View more info

Image for Collins Beekeeper's Bible:  Bees, Honey, Recipes & Other Home Uses ( History, Practical Beekeeping, Habitats; Apiary; Apiarist; Honeybees in Myth, Wax & Propolis; Gardens; Hives; Disease, Pests, Predators; Beeswax; Royal Jelly; Pollen; Etc)( cookbook )

Collins Beekeeper's Bible: Bees, Honey, Recipes & Other Home Uses ( History, Practical Beekeeping, Habitats; Apiary; Apiarist; Honeybees in Myth, Wax & Propolis; Gardens; Hives; Disease, Pests, Predators; Beeswax; Royal Jelly; Pollen; Etc)( cookbook )

By: Heller, Jenny (ed.) Sharon Sweeney-Lynch, Rhys Jones

Price: $39.53

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 2010, 1st edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161209

ISBN: 0007279892

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 7.75w x 10h inches, a Near Fine to Fine example, a wee bit of very minor rubbing, no dustjacket as issued, 412 pages plus 3 for notes, colour photos and illustrations throughout, ---"The most comprehensive beekeeping resource ever published. ---This ultimate guide covers all the practical essentials and will teach you everything about caring for bees and safe hive management, with clear instructions and step-by-step illustrations. It also contains a wealth of information about the culinary, medicinal, cosmetic and domestic uses of honey, beeswax and pollen. ---S... View more info

Image for Field Guide to Butterflies -by W J Holland ( Revised and Updated Edition of The Butterfly Guide )

Field Guide to Butterflies -by W J Holland ( Revised and Updated Edition of The Butterfly Guide )

By: Holland, W J; Revised and Updated; Steven Daniel; Carol A and David T Southey / Field Guide

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Main Street Book / Sterling Publishing Co,, 2003, 1st Edition, revised, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155990

ISBN: 1402706936

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------stiff card softcover, spiral bound (so pages open wide and stay flat), about 7 x 9 inches, a near Fine copy, 219 pages, colour photos, section at rear for notes and observations is unused (no writing in the book ), , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Mark Antony: Little Journeys to the Homes of Eminent Orators, Written By Elbert Hubbard and Done Into a Book By the Roycrofters at the Shop, Which is in East Aurora, New York, AD 1903 (hardcover edition)

By: Hubbard, Elbert / Roycroft / Roycrofters

Price: $13.13

Publisher: USA, Aurora, N.Y.: Roycroftersat the Shop / Elbert Hubbard, 1903, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153354

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, no dustjacket as issued, cloth spine with boards as issued, small Roycrofters label/sticker on rear blank endpaper, small number on that sticker, a nice production, scarce in the individual hardcover edition, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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The Two Sided Triangle

By: Hurwood, Bernhardt J,

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ace, 1970, 1st edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137090

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, store stamp, a bit of age toning to paper, 157 pages, contents include: The Sexual Battleground; Our Peculiar mating Habits; Sexes at War; Sexual Equality - Myth or Reality?; To Peep or Not to Peep; Further Complications, Drugs and Sex, Group Sex etc; The Pill - New Weapon or Peacemaker; The Day of the Feelies; From Childhood to Adultery; Conclusions, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Confessions of a Sex Researcher

Confessions of a Sex Researcher

By: Hurwood, Bernhardt J,

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pocket, 1976, 1st edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137091

ISBN: 0671808168

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, some age toning to the paper, 254 pages, "What it's really like when underground sex becomes your full time business", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Winner's Edge: How to Win at Casino Gambling -by Bruce Irwin ( Collins Toronto - Review Copy )

By: Irwin, Arthur Bruce ( Collins Toronto Review Copy )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Collins, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164601

ISBN: 000217104X

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a lightly rubbed near Fine dustjacket, 222 pages, Collins review slip tipped-in at front blank endpaper, , 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 Eton and King's: Recollections, Mostly Trivial 1875 - 1925 / Ash Tree Press

Eton and King's: Recollections, Mostly Trivial 1875 - 1925 / Ash Tree Press

By: James, Montague Rhodes ( M. R. ) y / Ash Tree Press

Price: $79.13

Publisher: British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2005, 1st Ash Tree Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162940

ISBN: 1553100859

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, 200 pages ---First published in 1926, and never reprinted, Eton and King's, M. R. James's recollections of his time spent in the Colleges founded by King Henry the Sixth, is the only autobiographical volume bequeathed to us by the highly regarded scholar and antiquarian -the man known to us as the Master of the English Ghost Story. --Displaying the wry humour so evident in his fiction, James fills the pages of Eton and King's with a lovingly detailed portrait of the artist as a younger man, discussing the people and experiences which were... View more info

Image for Days with Industrials:  Adventures and Experiences Among Curious Industries, with Numerous Illustrations  (includes Chapters on:  Quinine; Diamonds, Salt, Ale, Canaries, Whistles, the Telegraph, Postage Stamps, Arsenic, Pearls, Amber, etc)

Days with Industrials: Adventures and Experiences Among Curious Industries, with Numerous Illustrations (includes Chapters on: Quinine; Diamonds, Salt, Ale, Canaries, Whistles, the Telegraph, Postage Stamps, Arsenic, Pearls, Amber, etc)

By: Japp, Alexander H ( Hay ) ( aka- H A Page )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Scribner and Welford, 1889, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136631

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy in original cloth, some light rubbing mainly at tips, a solid tight square copy, an exlibrary copy (19th century / turn of the century library), some foxing, some ink writing on endpapers, some stamps, bookseller's label, 304 pages, b&w illustrations, contents include: QUININE and ITS ROMANCES --- The search for plants and attempts to naturalise them; Nature and Habits of Chinchona trees; Cultivation in India; Methods of baking and preparation in India; Preparations of Alkaloids, etc.; Amorphous quinine, etc. --- CURIOSITIES of CANARY CULTURE --- ... View more info

Image for # 55 The Observer's Book of British Awards and Medals -by Edward C Joslin (inc. Orders of Knighthood; Decorations for Gallantry and Meritorious Service; Campaign Medals; Miscellaneous; Ribbons )( Badges )( 186 b&w Illustrations / 8 Pages of Colour illos)

# 55 The Observer's Book of British Awards and Medals -by Edward C Joslin (inc. Orders of Knighthood; Decorations for Gallantry and Meritorious Service; Campaign Medals; Miscellaneous; Ribbons )( Badges )( 186 b&w Illustrations / 8 Pages of Colour illos)

By: Joslin, Edward C / Observer's Book of Series

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Frederick Warne & Co. / Observer's Book of Series, 1974, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159956

ISBN: 0723215383

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 3.75w x 5.75h inches, a near Fine copy, in a Near Fine price clipped dustjacket, 191 pages, b&w photos (as well as a few colour), colour section for ribbons, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Ananga Ranga of Kalyana Malla, or, The Hindu Art of Love  -a Sequel to the Kama Sutra

The Ananga Ranga of Kalyana Malla, or, The Hindu Art of Love -a Sequel to the Kama Sutra

By: Kalyana Malla; Translated By Richard Burton and F F Arbuthnot, Introduction By Woodward, L T ( Dr. )(penname for Robert Silverberg )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Lancer Books edition, 1964, 1st Printing: 1964

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 139116

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of rubbing to covers covers, some age toning to paper, 159 pages, Silverberg also wrote under the names: David Challon; Loren Beauchamp; Don Elliott; Dan Eliot; Edgar Black; Alexander Blade; Lawrence L Blaine; Walter C Brown; W R Burnett; Walker Chapman; Roy Cook; John Dexter; Walter Drummod; Franklin Hamilton; Paul Hollander, Calvin Knox; Maureen Longman; Dan Lynch; Ray McKensie; Gordon Mitchell; David Osborne; Robert Randall; Lloyd Robinson; Mark Ryan; Lee Sebastian; Stan Vincent; Jonas Ward; L T Woodward, plus many pseudonyms for a number... View more info

Image for Here's the Catch:  The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest Atlantic -by Wade Kearley -a Signed Copy (  Canada / Newfoundland Labrador / Atlantic Fisheries / Species Identification - Habitat Guide )

Here's the Catch: The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest Atlantic -by Wade Kearley -a Signed Copy ( Canada / Newfoundland Labrador / Atlantic Fisheries / Species Identification - Habitat Guide )

By: Kearley, Wade (signed); Foreword By Dr George Rose, Illustrations / Illustrated By Derek Peddle

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Newfoundland / Labrador, Newfoundland / Labrador: Boulder Publications, 2012, 1st edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164156

ISBN: 1927099080

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 12w x 10h inches, a Near Fine example, looks new, signed without inscription by the author, 165 pages, colour and b&w illustrations and maps, ---"A spectacular, brilliantly illustrated celebration of 52 fish species that live in the rich waters of the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Today, overfishing and a changing ocean environment threaten many fish stocks. Yet despite the many ongoing challenges, the fishery remains central to the economic well being of North America. It is also at the core of cultural identity;from Newfoundland and Labrador to the U.S. Eastern Sea... View more info

Image for Soft Weapons - Nine-section Whip and Rope Dart / Chinese Wushu Series ( martial arts )

Soft Weapons - Nine-section Whip and Rope Dart / Chinese Wushu Series ( martial arts )

By: Keqin, Li; Li Xingdong / Chinese Wushu Series

Price: $52.73

Publisher: China, Beijing, China; Foreign Languages Press / Chinese Wushu Series, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163857

ISBN: 7119018833

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------softcover, about 5.25w x 8h inches, a Near Fine example, 213 pages, over 200 b&w illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Co-Op Cockshutt: An Advertising History of the 1950's / Cockshutt Farm Equipment, Inc.

By: King, Alan C (compiler) / Cockshutt Farm Equipment

Price: $14.45

Publisher: Ohio, Bellevue, OH: Cockshutt Farm Equipment Inc., 1988, 1st edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150973

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 8.5 x 11inches, a Near Fine copy, 24 pages, b&w illustrations, photos and ads, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Shooting Field with Holland and Holland -by Peter King ( London Gun / Firearms Maker / Trade )

The Shooting Field with Holland and Holland -by Peter King ( London Gun / Firearms Maker / Trade )

By: King, Peter (noye By D J Penn, Keeper of Weapons in the Imperial War Museum )( Holland and Holland related)

Price: $23.69

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Quiller Press, 1990, 1st Revised and Enlarged Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155934

ISBN: 1870948394

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-------------hardcover, about8 x 11.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, upper and fore edge of text block are gilt, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, 184 pages, colour and b&w photos and illustrations, ---"The Shooting Field tells the story of the London gun trade from the earliest days through the eyes of the most famous maker, Holland and Holland. Traveling to India with the Prince of Wales and on safari in Africa with Teddy Roosevelt, learn of the development of the double-barreled rifle, the breech-loading shotgun, and the cartridge"---, ---chapters inclu... View more info

Image for Digest Enthusiast, Book 4, June 2016 (articles on: H G Wells Society Newsletter; Sapper and Bulldog Drummond; Suspense Magazine; Shock Mystery Tales; Pocket Pin Ups; Galaxy Magabooks / Science Fiction [ SF ] Novels; Mystery Detective and Espionage mags)

Digest Enthusiast, Book 4, June 2016 (articles on: H G Wells Society Newsletter; Sapper and Bulldog Drummond; Suspense Magazine; Shock Mystery Tales; Pocket Pin Ups; Galaxy Magabooks / Science Fiction [ SF ] Novels; Mystery Detective and Espionage mags)

By: Krauss, Richard (ed) Joe Wehrle Jr; Gary Lovisi; Ron Fortier; Steve Carper; Michael L Cook; Tom Brinkmann; Peter Enfantino; John Kuharik; Max Allan Collins ( H G Wells, Sapper related)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Portland, OR: Digest Enthusiast / Larque Press LLC, 2016, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157651

ISBN: 1533324913

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Fine copy, unread, 151 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, fiction and non-fiction content, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Latvijas Daba:  Valsts Aizsargajamie Dabas Objekti  - Rezervati, Liegumi; Ainavas, Augi, Dzivnieki, Dizkoki, Atsegumi ( Naturphoto ) ( Latvian Nature: Landscape, Plants, Animals, Outcrops / Nature Photography in Latvia ) ( Photographs )

Latvijas Daba: Valsts Aizsargajamie Dabas Objekti - Rezervati, Liegumi; Ainavas, Augi, Dzivnieki, Dizkoki, Atsegumi ( Naturphoto ) ( Latvian Nature: Landscape, Plants, Animals, Outcrops / Nature Photography in Latvia ) ( Photographs )

By: Kundzina, M ( ? )

Price: $105.53

Publisher: Latvia, Latvia: Publisher Unknown, No Date ( 1977 ), 1st edition, First Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144461

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------portfolio, a cloth bound portfolio with an internal pocket for holding the photos and index pages, list of photos totals 69 but there are 71 b&w images contained in this portfolio, each image is about 8 x 11.5 inches, stunning b&w images of all aspects of Latvian countryside, landscapes, flora and fauna, as well as a list of images in latvian there is a corresponding list in Cyrillic, a very nice production, 1977 date on the list of photos, overseas shipping (outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional postage, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book... View more info