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English Canada Speaks Out

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86201453

ISBN: 0385253427

Condition: Very Good


0385253427 390 pages. In this landmark book, many of the best minds in "English Canada" set out their position and agenda vis-a-vis the Quebec crisis. They argue cogently for Canada's survival as a tolerant, purposeful, independent state, with or without Quebec. Brings a much needed dose of clarity and realism to the questions raised by Quebec's demands for greater powers and possible separation. Addresses possible solutions and looks at the processes of accommodation, renewal or separation. In so doing, it provides a crucial definition of "English Canada" today. Very lig... View more info

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Le Jardin Naturel

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, L'aurore: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 159A5783

ISBN: 0885321111

Condition: Good


0885321111 309 pages. Index. Text in French. "ou comment reconnaitre, cultiver, utiliser les herbes et plantes du Quebec dont le ginseng et le riz sauvage." - from front cover. Average wear. Gift greetings upon first leaf. Binding intact. Good working copy. View more info

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We Interrupt This Program: The News Broadcasts that Kept Us Tuned In (Book & CDs)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Winding Stair Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 217C5838

ISBN: 1553663004

Condition: Fine


1553663004 172 pages. Index. Documents in text, photo and sound, forty-two events in history that unite Canadians. Examples include: Canada enters the war on Germany; Man Walks on the Moon; Parti Quebecois wins the Quebec Election; Montreal Massacre; Air India Bombing. "Two CDs include broadcasts from these important and moving events in the history of our country and of the world." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Dust jacket in similar condition with the exception of a closed one-inch opening to top edge of back panel. An excellent ... View more info

Passion de nos 40 ans La [Paperback] by Rainville/Ricard

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Hull, PQ, Canada, Vents d'Ouest Editions: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71105368

ISBN: 2921603217

Condition: Very Good


2921603217 91 pages. Abundant black and white photographs. Some soiling and wrinkling to two front endpapers. Some rubbing to back cover. Two indentations in front cover, 5 and 3 inches long. Album souvenir de la Societe Radio-Canada (Ottawa-Hull). An attractive book with many warm stories to tell. View more info

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The Sugaring-Off Party

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Turnerbooks: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 252A6824

ISBN: 1895555892

Condition: Good


1895555892 Unpaginated. Lovely Canadian book for children. Bright colour illustrations. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked. View more info

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Séguin Poirier: La féerie et le fantastique de la réalité = an enchanted and fantastic reality

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, n/a: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128A2830

ISBN: 2980091510

Condition: Good


2980091510 96 pages. Bilingual French/English text. Wondrous colour illustrations throughout. "Bernard creates the beautiful, the wholesome, the fantastic and this is a conscious choice. It is in this way that he has decided to deliver his message to the world... Look carefully! Each of his compositions include an intense light represented by the sun or a star or anything luminous which symbolizes for the artist faith, hope, rebirth...." Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy. View more info

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Brian McFarlane's 1975 Hockey Annual

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 154C9896

ISBN: 0772007284

Condition: Good


0772007284 160 pages. Many illustrations, some in colour. Prized for the story on pages 110-112 which introduces a young Wayne Gretzky (aged 9 in the year of publication), complete with reproductions of four early black and white photos of "The Great One" in action. Relates how the author first met Gretzky and looks to the future. Many other interesting articles. Moderate wear. Binding tight. Prior owner's name inside front board otherwise clean and unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

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Wolves in Canada and Alaska/Cat No Cw65-8-45E (Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Government Pub Centre: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 351G3403

ISBN: 0660113783

Condition: Fair


0660113783 135 pages. Proceedings of the Wolf Symposium held in Edmonton, Alberta, 12-14 May, 1981. Includes submissions such as: A Perspective on the taxonomy of wolves in North America; Status and Management of wolves in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec; Historical and Present status of wolves in the NWT; Status and management of wolves in the Yukon Terrritory; Historical and present perspectives on wolf management in Alaska; Population dynamics of wolves; Social influence on reproduction in wolves; Considerations in wolf management related to genetic variability and... View more info

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The Peopling of Newfoundland: Essays in historical geography (Social and economic papers)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 846G3576

ISBN: 0919666175

Condition: Very Good


0919666175 289 pages. Bibliography, glossary and index. Footnotes. Charts, maps and diagrams. Topics include: English Migration; Folk Architecture in Trinity Bay; Peopling of Central Bonavista Bay; Sealing and the spread of settlement in Northeastern Newfoundland; Initial permanent settlement in the Strait of Belle Isle; Ethnic diversity and settler location on the Eastern Lower North Shore of Quebec; Highlands Scots Migration to Southwestern Newfoundland; Settlers and Traders in Western Newfoundland. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Canadian Art Magazine, Winter 1954 - The Totem Art of the Haidas

By: Abell, W.; Buchanan, D.W.; Duff, W.; Bates, M.; Sweeny, M.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Society for Art Publications: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4945

Condition: Good


Pages 41-82 Illustrated in colour and black and white. Features: European Masters from Canadian Collections; East is West - thoughts on the meaning and unity of contemporary art; Abstracts at Home; Concours Artistique de la province de Quebec; A Heritage in Decay - the totem art of the Haidas; The Flight from Meaning in Painting; Community Arts for Vancouver; Recent Acquisitions; and more. Printed on glossy stock. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Canadian Antiques Collector - a Journal of Antiques and Fine Arts: August 1967

By: Adams, Marian: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 764G0120

Condition: Good


31 pages Features: Tourists on Porcelain - Minton China dessert service depicting sketches from "Northwest Passage by Land" specially made for Viscount Milton; Canadian Autographs - Collecting Canadian historical autographs; Collecting Clocks - Narrowing the category of the collection; Caddy Spoons - Collecting caddy spoons (used to transfer the expensive tea from the caddy to the tea pot; Black Creek Pioneer Village - Village on the outskirts of Toronto that contains 18 buildings restored to tell the story of rural Ontario from 1793 to 1867; MacCallum Porcelain Collection: A Tea... View more info

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Canadian Antiques Collector - a Journal of Antiques and Fine Arts: July 1968

By: Adams, Marian: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 764G0127

Condition: Good


31 pages Features: Parian Statuettes - Brief history of Parian Statuettes of the 19th Century and the Canadian makers; Maisons du Quebec - Quebec architecture of the late 18th Century; The Burlington Glass Site Part - Burlington Glass Co. in Hamilton, Ontario (circa 1874 - 1910) and articles unearthed at the old site 1967; Scottish Silverware - History of Scottish silverware between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries; Unusual Exhibits in a Handmade Country - A look at a few of the 400 museums and art galleries in the Netherlands; Dried Bouquets for you Antiques - The art of drying f... View more info

The Lawn Jockey...and other Aislin cartoons...

By: Aislin

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34207005

ISBN: 0771065191

Condition: Good


0771065191 Unpaginated. Aislin's twentieth book. Front cover features the classic image of Brian Mulroney stationed as lawn jockey in front of the White House. Well-known for Quebec cartoons that have dealt with the nationalists, anglophobia-myopia and everything in between, Aislin has taken more interest in national issues since the election of the Tories in 1985. His scathing attacks on free trade were widely circulated and are included in this book. Aislin explains: "I thought Rene Levesque was my raison d'etre as a cartoonist. I now realize that I was just sharpening my pencil fo... View more info

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Canadian Geographical Journal, May 1933, Vol VI, No. 5 - Great Bear Lake

By: Allen, Bill; Swan, A.W.; Herbert, Walter B.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G4248

Condition: Good


Pages 211-256 plus xviii pages of nostalgic ads. Black and white photos and illustrations. Features: "Down North" To Great Bear Lake - Voyaging by Air to Canada's New Northern Mining Centre; London's New Architecture; Castles of the New World - profusely illustrated article on Canada's grain elevators, from small to huge. Nice colour Quebec tourism ad on back cover. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding sound. View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, June 17, 1961 - Artist David Milne

By: Allen, Ralph; Baird, Vaughan L.; Hedlin, Ralph; Moon, Barbara; Sclanders, Ian; Newlands, Don; Gzowksi, Peter; MacDermot, Anne; Porter, McKenzie; Johnstone, Ken; Gordon, Donald

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0824

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Great colour ad for the International Harvester compact pickup truck inside front cover; Nostalgic colour photo ad for Samsonite luggage featuring a 1950s auto; Full-page ad for the Bolex, the world's most precise 8-mm camera; Nice Chrysler ad; Great full-page colour photo ad for Pepsi features young lady leaning on the car door of a young man; Is Africa the Graveyard of the UN?; The kidnapping of Winnipeg Lawyer Vaughan Baird - in his own words; Genius in Hiding - Artist David Milne - article with photos and colour reproductions of two of the artist's paintings; What peac... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 25th, 1958 - The Oscar Peterson's at Home

By: Allen, Robert T.; Lower, A.R.M.; Callwood, June; Clare, John; Hannon, Leslie F.; Berton, Pierre; Scholefield, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2435

Condition: Fair


92 pages. Cover illustration depicts eel harvesting on the lower St. Lawrence near Baie St. Paul, Quebec. Editorial column on page four strongly supports the decision to suspend production of "the very good but very obsolete fighter aircraft, the Arrow." Nice one-page Rambler automobile ad. Beautiful 2-page colour ad for the new Dodge '59. Features: A Macleans Panel Discussion - a new look at the future of man; A TV Repairman talks back; The gods Canadians worship; The Oscar Petersons at Home; My week on the Grand Banks; Roy Thomson's Invasion of Scotland; Klondike! - Conclusion -... View more info

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Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 14, 1964 - Walter Homburger / The Christmas When Canadians Drove Into Ortona

By: Allen, T.J.; MacLennan, Hugh; Lower, A.R.M.; Gilmour, Clyde; Levy, Lillian; Dunwoody, Derm; Phillips, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4696

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Cover photo of lady curler; Carling Black Label ad inside front cover claims it is Canada's best-selling (international) beer and shows ship exporting it to the world; Stephen Lewis - boy socialist of the NDP who's giving the old-line parties lessons in winning elections - article with caricature; How Computers May Catch Bad Drivers Before They Smash Up; Since When Did the Truth Become More Dangerous Than Danger Itself? (Editorial); Will Wawa's gun-totin' Christians fight for peace in Tanganyika? - Leigh Coop and Canadian Lay Missioners; Vintage one-page colour ad for the ... View more info

Enough! (Enough French, Enough Quebec) - Wake Up English Canada! Enough of This Absurdity!

By: Andrew, J. V

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Kitchener, Canada, Andrew Books: 1989

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 72100111

ISBN: 096934760X

Condition: Good


096934760X 176 pages. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. Are we and our children being bulldozed into extinction, or have we had enough of this farce? I and others like me have had more than enough. Will you join us? Small piece of masking tape at top of spine. Moderate wear. Light yellowing. View more info

Battle at Quebec: 1759 - Ginn Studies in Canadian History

By: Andrews, R.J.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Ginn and Company: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15604646

Condition: Good


24 pages. Abundantly illustrated. Nice learning tool for young students. Average wear. Few school markings. Decent copy. View more info

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A Bas La Haine!

By: Arcand, Adrien

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Montreal, Les Editions La Verite: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 328G2274

Condition: Fair


141 pages. Text in French. Author was a McGill University educated, Montreal-based journalist, federalist and Canadian National Socialist. He led a series of nationalist political movements in the 1930s and 1940s beginning with the Parti National Social Chretien. In the 1960s he was an influential mentor to Ernst Zundel who had recently arrived in Canada from Germany. - online reference. Another online reference states "the book purports to show that 'the only real spreaders of hate are the Jews, because the moment you say one word against them, they brand you as anti-Semite.'" - ... View more info