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Horse Book

By: "T. V. Vet"

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Farming Press Limited: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 236C5017

ISBN: 0852360959

Condition: Good


0852360959 199 pages including index. Includes over 300 action pictures. Fills an important gap in the field of stable management and horse care and is addressed to both the rider and horse owner. The simple and precise explanations are clear even to the non-initiated reader who learns how to recognise the symptoms of the disease, how to apply first aid and, most important, at what moment to call for the vet. Glossy illustrated boards. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Tuxus Boys and Trail Rangers in Training for Canadian Christian Citizenship

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Toronto, National Boys' Work Board of the Religious Education Council of Canada: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 451C9704

Condition: Good


7"x5" blue duo-tang includes three booklets entitled: Program Suggestions for Tuxis Boys - A List of Activities and Projects for boys fifteen years of age and over (32 pages); Tuxis Boys' Badge Book - Giving in Detail the Requirements for Tuxis Boys' Badges (64 pages); The Tuxis Boy's Own Book (23 pages). Undated but appears to be circa 1930s. Certificate of Recognition inside back cover of last book is completed, otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this very informative vintage package. View more info

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Laurie Wilson

By: Boddington, Jennie

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Australia, National Gallery of Victoria: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 856C7126

ISBN: 072410089X

Condition: Good


072410089X 101 magnificent black and white photographic plates. "Laurie Wilson (1920-1980) was an Australian photographer who seldom travelled far from his home base in Geelong, Victoria, Australia ...His photographs celebrate what he called 'Natures's unrepeatable moments', rather than describing scenery ...(He was) a remarkable and original photographer who received little recognition during his lifetime" - from dust jacket. Average overall wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Still God's country: The early history of Byemoor and area

By: Campbell, Marie J.;Byemoor History Book Committee

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Byemoor, Alberta, Byemoor History Committee: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2307

ISBN: 0919212654

Condition: Good


0919212654 "This is a history of a farming area in East Central Alberta. The development and progress of the Byemoor district is recorded with a twofold purpose - to give recognition to our pioneer forefathers, and to awaken an appreciation of their efforts in this and the coming generations." - from Introduction. 249 pages, including over 150 pages of family histories. Dozens of black and white reproductions of archival photos. Index of last names. Undated Map of Municipal District of Success No. 336 includes landowner names. Lists of war veterans. Table of cattle brands 1907-19... View more info

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Daily Bread - Complete 12 Audio Cassette Tape Set in Case

By: Cantelon, Willard (Narrator)

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, MT: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 458A2584

Condition: Very Good


12 audio cassette tapes with case. "For many years Willard Cantelon has inspired a national audience with his inspirational renderings of the scriptures. While he has won international recognition on the public platform of some of the world's most prestigious civic and university auditoriums, he considers his greatest contribution to be these 5-minute recordings of the New Testament. Daily Bread is different from any other recording of the scripture: Recorded in 5-minute segments that fit conveniently into the family or individual schedule. The entire New Testament is presented without... View more info

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The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 159, September (Sept.) 4, 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A0916

Condition: Good


Front cover illustration of the red flag at the gate of the Tsar's Palace. Abundantly illustrated in black and white with excellent contemporary photos. Contents: Chapter CXCVI - The Adbication of the Tsar... Russia in 1916, The Stuermer Premiership, Growth of Discontent, M. Protopopoff as Minister of the Interior, Meaning and history of the autocracy, character of the Tsar, why the revolution failed in 1905-7, The Empress Alexandra, Forces behind the throne, Rasputin, His Murder, Economic Chaos in Russia, Responsibility of M. Protopopoff, The Revolution, March 1917, Police Provocation, Diar... View more info

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Sir Arthur Currie: A Biography

By: Daniel G. Dancocks

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Canada, Methuen: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2040

ISBN: 0458995606

Condition: Fair


0458995606 ix, [1], 332 pages. Bibliography. Footnotes. Index. Several maps and reproductions of black and white photos. "The battle for British and world recognition of Canadian independence was fought on the plains of Belgium and France, bought with the blood of almost sixty thousand men and won in the end by the unparalleled achievements of the crack Canadian Corps. That these troops could go from victory to victory in a war best remembered for its bloodshed and defeats testifies to the strength of character and the tactical brilliance of the Corps Commander, Canada's greatest sol... View more info

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Love Alternatively Expressed

By: Duff, Zoe

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Filidh Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 522H3438

ISBN: 0973277092

Condition: Fair


0973277092 Signed and generically inscribed by author atop title page. 401 pages. "Author and her partners have been public faces for the cause of legal recognition for the loving poly families who raise healthy children in homes where many adults share one love. She shares her experiences and wisdom in an entertaining and informative read." - back cover. Former library copy with usual markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. Not pretty but a worthy reading copy. View more info

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Thunder in the Morning Calm: The Royal Canadian Navy in Korea, 1950-1955

By: Edward C. Meyers

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Vanwell Publishing Ltd.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804518

ISBN: 0920277713

Condition: Fine


0920277713 248 pages including notes, bibliography and index. Black and white photographic plates. "...Depicts a navy at mid-century determined to assert its distinct Canadian identity. Here is an account of a war viewed from the vantage point of the lower deck; of one whose own experience and those of his shipmates are testimony to the fact that those who served with the RCN in Korea acquitted themselves admirably and in a manner that has long deserved the recognition and respect of all Canadians." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper else clean, bright ... View more info

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Skywriter, Vol: 5, Number 3 - May 1960, - Ground Observer Corps, The Civilian Arm of the RCAF

By: F/O PV Ribbins: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Ground Observation Corps: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C6869

Condition: Very Good


12 pages plus illustrated covers. A monthly information bulletin published with the permission of the officer commanding 10 GObC Detachment RCAF. Topics include: Weather Wise; Aircraft Recognition; Operations; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. Bonus: includes a 7" diameter reference which provides two profiles of each of 38 different aircraft of the day including: jets, single-engine, twin-engine and multi-engine. View more info

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Canadian Canoe

By: Gardner, Russ; Gardner, H.R.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A5186

ISBN: 0888392435

Condition: Fine


0888392435 128 pages. From an enthusiastic start in 1984, this West Vancouver institution has developed to march in step with the best independent schools anywhere. Starting with nothing, a determined group of parents have created a valuable capital plant. There are more than 600 students from kindergarten to Grade 12, and the first five graduating classes are beginning to bring great honour to the school as they pursue scholarship and professional standing far afield. Collingwood students have earned provincial and national recognition in academics, the arts, athletics and increasingly, s... View more info

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Afro-Caribbean religions

By: Gates, Brian (ed.)

Price: $79.95

Publisher: UK, Ward Lock Educational: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 453C6708

ISBN: 0706237552

Condition: Fair


0706237552 204 pages. "At a time when schools and colleges have been giving greater recognition to the disinctive religious backgrounds of the many minority groups in Britain, the West Indian community has been largely overlooked. This book sets out to redress the balance." - from back cover. Above-average external wear. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding intact. Possible light musty smell. A sound working copy. View more info

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Death Feast in Dimlahamid

By: Glavin, Terry

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., New Star Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 737H3580

ISBN: 0921586140

Condition: Good


0921586140 xi, 200 pages. Bibliography. "Takes us inside the Gitksan and Wet'suwet'en peoples' campaign for justice and recognition. Glavin shows how their struggle, which is taking place within Canada's legal system as well on the land itself in a series of roadblocks, is rooted in their view that their relationship to the land is one of responsibility - for the land , and to the generations to come. A rich and fascinating blend of past and present, this timely book will forever change the way readers think of the 'land claims' issue." - dust jacket. Prior owner's name atop fron... View more info

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Cone and Seed Insects of North American Conifers

By: Hedlin, Alan F.; Yates, Harry O.; Tovar, David Cibrian; Ebel, Bernard H.; Koerber, Thomas W.; Merkel, Edward P.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canadian Forestry Service, United States Forest Service, Mexican Forest Service: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352A6890

Condition: Good


122 pages. Index. Circa 1980. Dozens of colour photographs. "Summarizes information on the recognition, biology and importance of cone and seed destroying insects. A comprehensive guide for the seed orchard manager. Prior owner's ink stamp inside front cover and atop title page. Average wear. Binding intact. Sound working copy. View more info

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School Days

By: Heller, Steven; Guarnaccia, Steven

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Abbeville Pr: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 335A6069

ISBN: 1558593977

Condition: Very Good


1558593977 96 pages. "Offers a sampling of the curios and memorabilia that touch chords of recognition in former students who want to remember those halcyon (or, for some, tempestuous) school days." - from Introduction. Lovely glossy archival photography throughout. Prior owner's address label inside front board else unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. Sure to bring back a rush of wonderful memories! View more info

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British Columbia - The Making of a Province

By: Howay, Judge Frederic William

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644G0449

Condition: Fair


289 pages including index and bibliography. Black and white illustrations. A history of British Columbia to 1927. Back hinge open. Front hinge tender. Average wear. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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A Chinaman's Opinion of Us and of His Own People (as Expressed in Letters from Australia to His Friend in China)

By: Hwuy-Ung; Makepeace, J.A. (Translator)

Price: $169.95

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 526A4478

Condition: Fair


322 pages. "The following letters were written by Hwuy-ung, one of the class of literati and a social reformer, to his (and my) friend Tseng between the years 1899 and 1912. They came into my possession through Tseng-Ching, a scholar, who urged me (and helped me) to translate them into English, so that the reforms suggested by his enlightened countryman might meet with due recognition and support from abroad. It was also his intention to have the Chinese version published and distributed among his countrymen, in order (under God's gracious will) that their eyes might be opened to their ... View more info

The Cat Stretches... We Should Too! - Second Edition

By: Jones, Donald F.

Price: $57.30

Publisher: Brechin, ON, Canada, Dynascopics Inc.: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 33801131

Condition: Very Good


234 pages including index. Brings together the author's over 30 years of experience in all aspects of accident prevention to help the reader better recognize and understand unacceptable risks thereby permitting the development of improved hazard recognition, its evaluation and control including avoidance where appropriate. "Such understanding should help us to better appreciate all things to which we are exposed in our lifetime, thereby improving its quality and hopefully a longer time to enjoy it." - from Foreward. Author is a specialist in Human Factors with qualifications in both... View more info

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The forbidden city within Victoria

By: Lai, Chuen-yan David

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, Orca Book Publishers: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 647A4591

ISBN: 092050163X

Condition: Good


092050163X 191 pages including index, bibliography and reference notes. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. Author contends that in order to understand Chinatown today we must know about its past and the impact of Chinese traditional culture upon it. Explores the myths associated with Chinatown and explains their intent and purpose. In so doing he answers many questions that have long puzzled outsiders: How was Fan Tan Alley created? Are there still underground passages in Chinatown? Who is the God of Tam Kung? What are the tongs? Do the gambling dens still exist? What do the t... View more info

You Can If You Believe You Can

By: Legge, Peter

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Eaglet Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44105448

ISBN: 1550562894

Condition: Fine


1550562894 197 pages. "In September 1992, the phone rang in Peter Legge's car. It was his doctor. In the terrifying minutes that followed, Peter learned he had cancer, that the prognosis was not encouraging. Defeated? Momentarily. but two operations later, buoyed by his family and his own inner strength, Peter was on the road again as one of North America's most sought after speakers. This book was a lesson for his life. The stories in this, his second book, will inspire yours." - from the dust jacket. Author was presented with the Toastmasters International Golden Gavel Award... View more info