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THE SAINT LAWRENCE BASIN

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, LAWRENCE AND BULLEN: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 721H3728

ISBN: B000RXIZHK

Condition: Good


B000RXIZHK xl, 451, 4 [ads] pages. Two large colour fold-out maps of North American drainage basins by J.G. Bartholomew; Black and white photographic plates and diagrams. "In the following pages an attempt has been made to set forth in order the chief facts relating to the discovery and exploration of the northeastern part of the continent of North America." - Preface. Professionally rebacked using original cloth. Unmarked with average wear. Small tape repair to first fold-out map. Second fold-out map loose but present with minor loss to one corner. A sound copy. MORLEY [Ontari... View more info

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Champlain: The Birth of French America

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2004

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 818H2899

ISBN: 0773528504

Condition: Very Good


0773528504 398 pages. Extensive bibliography. Index. "Revisits Champlain's enormous contributions and unique role in history, offering new insights and raising new questions about the 'father of New France.' Lavishly illustrated, including the thirty-two maps attributed to Champlain as well as documents, a selection of his drawings, and illustrations of rare artifacts, this is an unsurpassed source of information for anyone wanting to understand New France and the origins of Canada." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glos... View more info

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The Story of Firefighting in Canada

By: Baird, Donal

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Boston Mills Pr: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 846G2106

ISBN: 0919783317

Condition: Fair


0919783317 248 pages. References. Bibliographical notes. Printed on glossy stock. Numerous high-quality reproductions of excellent archival photos. "From the fire rules of Samuel de Champlain for his primitive first settlement at the site of Quebec City, to the fires in modern subways and highrise buildings, it is all here... Traces the growth of commerce and society in a new civilization in the empty continent and the increased dependence on towns and cities as a nation grows." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average external wear. Binding sound. A ... View more info

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Canadian West Magazine, Summer 1990, Vol. 6, No. 2 (Collector's #20)

By: Paterson, T.W.; Stevenson, John; Clarke, A.H.; Tethick, Derek; Korman, Maureen

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire Publications Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3135

Condition: Fair


36 pages. Features: The First Encounter - Samuel de Champlain transformed a tribal rivalry into a continental conflict; Robert Lowery's Laughs from the Past; William Duncan - Missionary to the Tsimshian; Coal Dust Days in Canmore; The Nanaimo Mine Disaster of 1887; Robert Campbell - Yukon Explorer. Unmarked with average wear. Mild undulations from moisture exposure. A sound reference copy. View more info