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Image for Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 12, 13 January 1894

Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 12, 13 January 1894

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Chicago, W.B. Conkey Company: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827C6792

Condition: Good


16 pages. 13" x 10.5" oblong. Wonderful full-page black and white photos of: Piccadilly Circus, London; Durham Castle, England; Hall of Knights in the Royal Palace, Berlin; Bridge of Sighs, Venice; Interiors of the Pompeiian Museum; The Sea of Ice, Switzerland; The Statue of Peter the Great, St. Petersburg; Natives of Australia Fishing; Native Street and Houses in Ceylon; Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia; In the Thousand Islands, St. Lawrence River; The ... View more info

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Canadian Collector Magazine, September/October 1984, Volume 19, No. 5

By: Bradshaw, Marian Hahn

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763A9248

Condition: Good


78 pages. Features: Treasures from Mohawk Village - the Mohawk Chapel and other reminders of Native Loyalists; Nova Scotia Basketry Traditions; Tools of the Harvest; Loyalists - The First Year... The Experience of 1784 on the St. Lawrence River; Preserving Food in Early Ontario; Gardens, Hearts and Distelfinken - Symbols in Mennonite folk art speak of Paridise; Of Grapes and Wine - a look at the early days; Pennsylvania German Mennonite Food; French Cooking in Ontario; ... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

By: Butler, H.G.; Hornbeck, R.R.; Garnett, L.; Rockman, E.; Clark-Kennedy, S.; McMillan, A.; Masters, D.; Shane, M.; Garland, E.; Jordan, J.; Beattie, S.; Courtier-Forster, R.; St. Lawrence, B.; Humpherus, S.; Lees, G.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G3915

Condition: Good


Pages 180-262 plus 16 pages of ads. This is a particularly excellent issue jammed full of fascinating accounts. Features: Terrible Experiences in the Arctic - a whaling schooner is crushed by ice and its crew exists on moss and snow for nearly a week; Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny - he avenged the killing of his employer, an English officer; The Trade Guilds of Constantinople - article with truly amazing photos; The Yaqui Luck-Piece; My Brumby Hunt; When Ever... View more info

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The Saint Lawrence Basin and Its Border-Lands [Borderlands] - Being the Story of Their Discovery, Exploration and Occupation

By: Dawson, Samuel Edward

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 fir... View more info

Ivies

By: Fearnly-Whittingstall, Jane

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Random House Value Publishing: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 72208734

ISBN: 0517177854

Condition: Fine


0517177854 265 pages including index. A most lovely copy of this work, originally published in 1905. The most comprehensive and yet succinct one-volume work ever written about the mighty waters of the St. Lawrence which for a thousand miles act as the border between the United States and Canada. Includes 100 illustrations. Unmarked. Minimal wear. Attractively illustrated dust jacket. View more info

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Thousand Islands

By: Fleming, Patricia

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Canada, Boston Mills Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 618C6506

ISBN: 1550460447

Condition: Fair


1550460447 118 pages. Beautiful colour photogarphy throughout. "...Combines magic and memory to bring you the 1,000 Islands, one of the world's most beautiful year-round vacationlands." - from dust jacket. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy working copy. View more info

Joint Report Upon the Survey and Demercation of the Boundary Between the United States and Canada from the Source of the St. Croix River to the St. Lawrence River

By: International Boundary Commission: King, W.F.; McArthur, J.J.; Tittmann, O.H.; Barnard, E.C.; Jones, E. Lester

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25803510

Condition: Very Good


512 pages. The third of seven reports which cover the survey and demarcation of the international boundary between Alaska and Canada and between the United States and Canada from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean, excepting that part of the boundary through the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River, which was surveyed and reported upon by the International Waterways Commission. Compiled in accordance with the provisions of Article III of the treaty between the Un... View more info

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The Children's Book of the Saguenay

By: Knott, Leonard L.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Editorial Associates Limited: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C9737

Condition: Good


28 pages. Lovely colour-illustrated boards. Illustrated endpapers. "This book was written to give some of the answers and tell some of the stories about the St. Lawrence and Saguenay Rivers and the little French Canadian towns and villages that the ship named The Saguenay) passes as she sails." - from page two. Illustrations throughout in a Richard Scarry-like fashion. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this thoroughly enjoyable and e... View more info

Image for The Legends of the St. Lawrence: Told During a Cruise of the Yacht Hirondelle from Montreal to Gaspe

The Legends of the St. Lawrence: Told During a Cruise of the Yacht Hirondelle from Montreal to Gaspe

By: LeMoine, Sir James McPherson

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, C.E. Holiwell: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 722G3579

Condition: Fair


203 pages plus 20 pages of glorious vintage ads. Gilt lettering and decoration upon light blue front board. "Popular legends collected during pleasant yatch excursions on the lower St. Lawrence... Embraces glimpses of Canadian history, scenery, archaeology and sport, previously given to the public, under the title of Maple Leaves... A leading feature in the majority of these simple narratives, relates to the agency of the Prince of Darkness in the sublunary affairs... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, Spring 1955, Outfit 285 - Athabasca Tar Sands / Liard River Voyage / "Parthia" of The Pacific / Franklin Search and Halkett's Air Boat

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, Spring 1955, Outfit 285 - Athabasca Tar Sands / Liard River Voyage / "Parthia" of The Pacific / Franklin Search and Halkett's Air Boat

By: Lesage, Jean; MacLeod, M.; Hunter, G.; Patterson, R.; Faber, J.; Gilliat, R.; Anderson, J.; Wilkie, J.; Breckenridge, W.; Ross, B.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0487

Condition: Good


58 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Enter the European V. Among the Eskimos (part II); Manitoba Maple Sugar - for centuries the Manitoba Maple has been furnishing syrup and sugar to the Indians and white men - article with photos; Athabasca Tar Sands - Great photo study of the sands before a profitable oil extraction method had been devised; Liar River Voyage; "Parthia" of the Pacific - the first vessel ... View more info

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The St. Lawrence - Hardcover

By: Mia and Klaus

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Quebec, Quebec. Libre Expression. Art Global.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A4673

ISBN: 289111180X

Condition: Fine


289111180X Approximately 200 pages. Text in English. Contains 140 sumptuous colour photos with descriptive text. Rust-coloured cloth front board adorned with colour illustration and brilliant gilt lettering. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Apparently this was a presentation copy as a small business card-sized tag laid in reads "Le Premier Ministre du Quebec." Very nice copy of this beautiful work. View more info

Image for Equinox - The Magazine of Canadian Discovery: September 1999

Equinox - The Magazine of Canadian Discovery: September 1999

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Equinox: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1122

Condition: Very Good


Features: Kingdom in the Clouds - Kangchenjunga was once thought to be the world's highest mountain; Swimming into the Past - The St. Lawrence River as underwater playground and history teacher; Missing Angela - HIV is sweeping through Vancouver's Downtown Eastside; Wagner's Wonderland - a city-encircled wetland is a refugium for creatures great and small, and an army of volunteers is working hard to keep it that way; Remains of the Day - Giganotosaurus carolinii is the ... View more info

Image for Happy Motoring: A Publication of Esso/Imperial Oil, Volume 14, Number 3, 1953

Happy Motoring: A Publication of Esso/Imperial Oil, Volume 14, Number 3, 1953

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, Esso/Imperial Oil: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823C5480

Condition: Good


Features: The Land of Believe it or Not - great photos from the Bay of Fundy; Lac Le Jeune - Angler's Dream; Island of Orleans, below Quebec City on the St. Lawrence; Those Pesky Post cards; The Nature Programme in Algonquin Park; Dinosaur Valley - the banks of the Red Deer River in central Alberta (Drumheller); The International Peace Garden - astride the International border between Dunseith, North Dakota, and Boissevain, Manitoba; From the Mailbag of Eddit Torr. Dra... View more info

Image for Happy Motoring - An Imperial Oil/Esso Publication: Volume 17, Number 1

Happy Motoring - An Imperial Oil/Esso Publication: Volume 17, Number 1

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Imperial Oil/Esso: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823C5181

Condition: Good


Features: Pictures from five Canadian Zoos; Raising speckled trout at Balsam Creek, near North Bay, Ontario; The Senega-Root (Snake-root) Diggers of Manitoba; Alberta Handicrafts; The North Shore Highway from Baie Comeau to Quebec along the St. Lawrence River; Sandford Boat Hole - pine-sized picturesque harbour just north of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. Unmarked. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Happy Motoring - An Imperial Oil/Esso Publication: Volume 18, Number 1

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Imperial Oil/Esso: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823C5179

Condition: Good


Features: Elora Gorge on the Grand River; Sunny Okanagan; Crafts on the River Route - the shore road along the St. Lawrence River; Newfoundlanders' harvest of the sea - with photos of the good old fishing days; From Orchids to Horned Toads in the Cypress Hills of Alberta; Something different in Nova Scotia - changes to Citadel Hill and 'The Ovens". Unmarked. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, August 27, 1960 *HOW I CAPTURED QUEBEC'S RED HOOD GANG*

Maclean's Magazine, August 27, 1960 *HOW I CAPTURED QUEBEC'S RED HOOD GANG*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean's Magazine: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 339A4151

Condition: Fair


Features: Article - is JFK our best hedge against depression?; The Life of Alexander Graham Bell - part I - "I Came to Canada to Die" - great photos; How I captured the Red Hood Gang - Det. Insp. Joseph Bedard as told to Ken Johnstone; The Harsh wonderland that was St. Lawrence Main, by Mordecai Richler; Canadian football beats the American Game; John Vickers - what makes a Tenor boom; A doctor's case for state medicine - Harry Paikin, M.D.; Holiday weekend in P... View more info

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Diver Magazine: 9 Issues from 1991

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Seagraphic: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312A7451

Condition: Good


9 issues from 1991 including the following months: February, March, April, May, June, August, September, November, December. Topics featured include: Cayman Islands; Port Hardy, B.C. Dolphins; Wreck of the A.W. Perry - Nova Scotia; Kingston and Killarney Shipwrecks; The Elusive Wrymouth; Barkley Sound, God's Pocket, Campbell River; Caribbean ABCs; Blackfish Sound; Wreck of the Emperor; Tropical Fish - in the Maritimes?; Indonesia - Exotic Diving; Yap, Saba, Catalina Isl... View more info

Image for Diver Magazine: 9 Issues from 1997

Diver Magazine: 9 Issues from 1997

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Seagraphic: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312A7457

Condition: Good


Includes the following 1997 issues: February, March, April, May, June, August, September, November, December. Features include: St. Paul Island; Antigua; Photography 101 - Cameras; Boat Diving; Tragic 'Northern Indiana'; Filming the Ocean Realm; Counting Lingcod; Queen Charlotte Strait; French Polynesia; Photography 101 - Macro; Tech Diving off Whitefish Point; Coastal Charter; Snorkeling with Salmon; Photography 101 - Normal Lens; Sleepless on the 'Seattle'; Caymans; ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, July 1923 - The Mystery of Ayers Valley

The Wide World Magazine, July 1923 - The Mystery of Ayers Valley

By: Patterson, Walter G.; Spencer, Charles; Pound, Reginald; Dirking, E.J.; Lane, Rose Wilder; Leo Walmsley; Hogg, John Edwin; Meng, Idelle S.; Pound, Reginald; St. Lawrence, Bernard; McMaines, Frank M.; Spry, Graham

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G2138

Condition: Fair


Pages 178-264 plus 16 pages of great vintage ads, many illustrated. Features: The Mystery of Ayers Valley - Miss Dorothy Belle Ayers receives an unexpected inheritance which leads to deadly peril; The Smuggled Diamonds - a perplexing mystery in Brazil; Down the Araguaya in a Dug-out Canoe - the experiences of a missionary-explorer during a trip down a little-known river in Brazil, visiting strange Indian tribes - with excellent photos; The Motor Thieves - a remarkable c... View more info

Image for Lilacs and Limestone - An Illustrated History of Pittsburgh Township 1787-1987 *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

Lilacs and Limestone - An Illustrated History of Pittsburgh Township 1787-1987 *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: Patterson, William J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Pittsburgh Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A8991

ISBN: 0969394403

Condition: Very Good


0969394403 336 pages. Index, selected bibliography, notes and appendices. Archival black and white illustrations and maps throughout. Author's signature atop title page. "Pittsburgh is surrounded by history. The Rideau Canal, built 1826-1832, forms its western boundary; the mighty St. Lawrence River, gateway to the North American Continent, lies to the south. Its south-western tip contains the Military Reserve, established in 1783, the site of Royal Military Co... View more info