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Image for Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia

Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Ptarmigan Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155H3777

ISBN: 0919537413

Condition: Very Good


0919537413 The Tyee Club of British Columbia began in 1924 with a group of anglers who returned to Campbell River each year in pursuit of the elusive "Tyee" - a coastal Indian word meaning, "the chief", a Chinook salmon, 30 pounds or larger. 208 pages. Bibliography. Sepia-tone reproductions of photos plus several in colour. Lists of trophy winners. Unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket not included. An attractive copy. View more info

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Columns, cornices, & coal: The heritage resources of Nanaimo

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Commission: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 754H3775

ISBN: 0968358306

Condition: Good


0968358306 "For the first time, Nanaimo's historic treasures are documented in a single, comprehensive survey." - page 7. 90 pages. Index by street address. Glossary of architectural terms. Biographical sketches of architects. Black and white reproductions of photos accompany text describing noteworthy structures from downtown/old city, Harewood, Newcastle, Northend, Southend, and Chase River. Some structures documented here have already been torn down. Valuable documentation of Nanaimo's architectural heritage. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

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At The Foot of the Hill (Cobble Hill History)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Mill Bay, BC, Canada, Self Published: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 121H3469

ISBN: B01M08SLTV

Condition: Good


B01M08SLTV Signed with "Best Wishes" by author upon title page. Printed in 1982. 157 pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of archival photos. A compilation of the history of Cobble Hill, British Columbia, on Vancouver Island. Includes information on many families including the Blakes, Copleys, Dougans, Eatons, Gravells and Hawkins, to name a few. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. [Hale & Barman 284] View more info

Image for Pacific Rim National Park: An Annotated Bibliography (SSFC=FCSS) (English and French Edition)

Pacific Rim National Park: An Annotated Bibliography (SSFC=FCSS) (English and French Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Social Science Federation of Canada = Federation Canadienne: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 724H1367

ISBN: 0920052207

Condition: Fair


0920052207 234 pages. Index. Text in English. 1,570 entries. "The Human History, Land Use and Resources Management of the West Coast of Vancouver Island and Adjacent Coastal Areas of Vancouver Island" - subtitle. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this valuable reference. View more info

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The Vancouver Soundscape: World Soundscape Project, Document No. 5 (Five)

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Burnaby, B.C., Sonic Research Studio, Simon Fraser University: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713H1044

ISBN: 2369645008

Condition: Good


2369645008 72 pages. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of photos, diagrams, maps and graphs. Oblong 11 x 9". Undated but appears to be circa 1973. The World Soundscape Project's "first field study of an actual environment, that of the city in which the project originated." - from Preface. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Please note: originally issued with two LP records which are not included. (Hale 15033) View more info

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Rezoning: Collage and assemblage

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Vancouver Art Gallery: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 663H0139

ISBN: 0920095801

Condition: Very Good


0920095801 60 pages. Catalogue for an exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, October 19, 1989 to January 1, 1990. Investigates affinities among four artists whose work has been shaped by their living on the Pacific Coast of North America. Printed on glossy stock. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. A high-quality copy. View more info

Vancouver Fiction

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Winlaw, BC, Raincoast Book Dist Ltd: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 35809204

ISBN: 0919591051

Condition: Good


0919591051 198 pages. "An outstanding centennial collection by Vancouver's world-class writers!" - front cover. A baker's dozen of brilliant literary confections - by Vancouverites about Vancouver. Average wear. unmarked. Glossy illustrated covers. View more info

Vancouver's First Century: A City Album 1860-1960

By: N/A

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., J. J. Douglas: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64409861

ISBN: 0888941463

Condition: Very Good


0888941463 153 pages. Over two years of careful research into facts and photographs - some of which have been reproduced from the original glass negatives - make this a very special city portrait and a fine tribute to Vancouver's early photographers. Gift greetings upon front endpaper else unmarked. Light wear. Book in excellent clean condition. Minor lean to spine. Price-clipped dust jacket with two closed tears and average wear. View more info

Modern Canadian Plays V.1

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Talonbooks: 1993

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 35800257

ISBN: 0889223394

Condition: Very Good


0889223394 414 pages including bibliography. "An accurate, positive and somewhat feisty overview of Canadian theatre since 1967. In terms of range and choice, it is a hands-down victory for this long-committed Vancouver-based theatre publishing specialist." - Don Rubin, Canadian Forum. Brings together the classics of the early contemporary Canadian stage. Unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Rainshadow: Stories from Vancouver Island

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75202966

ISBN: 0889820392

Condition: Good


0889820392 253 pages. Includes works by Birch-Jones, Cameron, Guppy, Hodgins, Kinsella, Murray, Roberts, Rooke, Skelton, Smith, Tremblay, Valgardson, Virgo, Watson and Wynand. Average wear. Unmarked. Solid copy. View more info

Methane: Fuel for the Future

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York/London, Springer: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62403786

ISBN: 0306411229

Condition: Fine


0306411229 334 pages including index. Proceedings of a world conference entitled "Methane - Fuel for the Future," sponsored by the government of British Columbia, held during September 1981, at Delta's River Inn, Vancouver, British Columbia. Offers valuable information for mechanical and biochemical engineers, organic chemists, transportation and energy specialists, and all others interested in the development of alternate fuels. Clean, bright and unmarked but for prior owner's signature upon front free endpaper. Minimal wear to book. Tight and square. Light wear to dust jacket. ... View more info

Image for Glancing Back: Reflections and Anecdotes on Vancouver Public Schools

Glancing Back: Reflections and Anecdotes on Vancouver Public Schools

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Vancouver School Board: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147A5544

ISBN: 1550311689

Condition: Fine


1550311689 128 pages. Bibliography. Abundantly illustrated. "This history, comprised of hundreds of photographs and candid anecdotes collected from former students, teachers and trustiees, tells the story of our public schools, complete with blemishes and triumphs." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with lightest wear. Dust jacket preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Witness to wilderness: The Clayoquot Sound anthology

Witness to wilderness: The Clayoquot Sound anthology

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Arsenal Pulp Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A7515

ISBN: 1551520095

Condition: Very Good


1551520095 297 pages. "Gathers the work of 120 writers and artists to celebrate the beauty of Clayoquot Sound, and to draw attention to the importance of its preservation for future generations." - from back cover. Black and white illustrations. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Quality copy. View more info

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Land of Plenty: A History of Comox District

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Campbell River, BC, Ptarmigan Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 327A9475

ISBN: 0919537456

Condition: Very Good


0919537456 464 pages. Bilbiography. Index. Black and white illustrations. Signed by all four authors upon front free endpaper. "The people of the District came from almost every country in the world, attracted by jobs and by the natural and manmade amenities available to them. Some remained to raise many generations, others came for brief periods. All left their imprint in the Land of Plenty." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A lovely copy. Hale & Barman 440. View more info

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Fine Photography, American and European Art

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Heffel Gallery, Limited: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AC7197

ISBN: 0968702600

Condition: Very Good


0968702600 67 pages. Index. 91 lots. Auction results sheet laid in. Clean and bright with light wear. Glossy colour plates throughout. View more info

Our Father Who Art in Heaven

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ladysmith, BC, Canada, Golden Age Publishers: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45105045

ISBN: 0969438427

Condition: Very Good


0969438427 270 pages. Author is aware that he is an instrument of the 'Great I Am' who resides within all of us, who is the real author of the books that are being revealed and written through him, using the same language of the heart in which 'The Third Testament' was written. This book is a wonderful example of what can be achieved by turning to the heart, to hear the Word of God as it pours out to those who find the time to listen. Author was born in Saskatchewan in 1924 and later moved to Vancouver Island where he still resides. View more info

I Am Soon to Be...

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ladysmith, BC, Canada, Golden Age Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45105046

ISBN: 0969438419

Condition: Fine


0969438419 290 pages. "God has given us only one religion that is heard within the heart of each member of the human race but as long as the heart is ignored, then humanity will never hear the simple language of the heart." Author was ordained and registered with the Province of British Columbia as a clergyman in 1979. Almost from the start, things went from bad to worse, and Reverend North was relieved of his duties, as being incompatible; for he was listening more to the voice of God within him, than to those in church authority. He went on to found the Church of the Heart, whose... View more info

Caring for Our Shores : A Handbook for Coastal Landowners in the Strait of Georgia

By: N/A

Price: $44.99

Publisher: British Columbia, Cowichan Community Land Trust Society: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71608129

ISBN: 0968253709

Condition: Very Good


0968253709 54 pages. An introduction to one of the richest, most exciting environments on Vancouver Island's east coast: the shoreline. Intended to provide landowners living on marine waterfront with the information they need to conserve and protect their natural marine heritage. An introduction to marine wildlife and habitat found between high and low tides, and a look at some of the positive things we can do to protect the shore. Light wear. Unmarked. View more info

Defy the Raven?

By: N/A

Price: $48.95

Publisher: North Vancouver, BC, Self-Published: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35800251

ISBN: 0889259682

Condition: Good


0889259682 208 pages. "There is no Tamarac River Station on Vancouver Island, but there have been military installations resembling it. The physical setting certainly exists, with the same heavy rainfall and dense bush, inhabited by cougars, bears, trumpeter swans and ravens. The actors in the book are imaginary, involved in incidents which very often took place in a different time and different locality, and have been added to, or borrowed from, to suit the demands of the story. Gift greetings upon title page else unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding sound. View more info

Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps 1995

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, The Unitrade Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51301099

ISBN: 1895909236

Condition: Fine


1895909236 532 pages including index. Includes New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, British Columbia and Vancouver Island, Newfoundland. Features the established Scott Numbering System. Unmarked. Clean. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info