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Changing Lives: Women and the Northern Ontario Experience

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72609482

ISBN: 1550022393

Condition: Very Good


1550022393 362 pages. "The Northern Ontario we know has been changed and influenced in part by dynamic and vigorous women. This collection gives us the valuable historical account of those pioneering women and also provides a picture of the activities of contemporary women as they work for change." - Patrician Hennessy. Very light wear. Clean and unmarked. Some curling to covers. Nice copy in glossy covers. View more info

Lacan, Politics, Aesthetics (SUNY series in Psychoanalysis and Culture)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Albany, NY, U.S.A., SUNY Press: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 51109856

ISBN: 0791423727

Condition: Very Good


0791423727 341 pages including index. "Demonstrates the importance and breadth of Lacan's thought. These papers take up Lacan's invitation to engage his texts as he did Freud's, not out of passive discipleship but out of a shared conviction of the consequences of the work of psychoanalysis, that after Freud nothing is quite the same." - Michael Payne. Clean and unmarked. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Hermeneutics and Praxis

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Notre Dame, IN, U.S.A., University of Notre Dame Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56600097

ISBN: 0268010803

Condition: Very Good


0268010803 296 pages. A collection of essays focusing upon the work of three important philosophers: Martin Heidegger, Hans-Georg Gadamer, and Richard Rotty. With the exception of two essays by Rotty, all essays are by expositors and critics concerned with the same themes and tendencies within either hermeneutics and pragmatism, or some combination of these. Very light wear. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

Awesome Worship Services for Youth

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Loveland, CO, U.S.A., Group Pub Inc: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45100171

ISBN: 0764420577

Condition: Fine


0764420577 91 pages including index. Each service combines 4 key forms of worship... celebration, reflection, symbolic action, and declaration of God's Truth. Negligible wear. Unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

Dictionary of British Flower, Fruit and Still Life Painters: 1515-1849 v. 1

By: N/A

Price: $286.80

Publisher: U.K., F.Lewis Publishers Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63400922

ISBN: 0853170169

Condition: Good


0853170169 Volume I covers 1515-1849 while Volume II spans 1850-1950. Volume I is 40 pages plus a large collection of black and white plates. Volume II is 37 pages plus another large collection of full-page black and white plates. Inclusions in this work are restricted to painters for whom, in at least one known painting the inclusion of representational flowers, fruit or still life has been of major importance. This definition allows the inclusion of many of the almost unknown illustrators who, working for scientific or horticultural publications have nevertheless served the two masters -... View more info

The Study of Leisure: An Introduction

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario, Oxford University Press, Canada: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33801203

ISBN: 0195409213

Condition: Very Good


0195409213 290 pages including references and index. Leisure experience can be objective and/or subjective, long-lasting or brief, planned or spontaneous, an end in itself or therapeutic/compensatory, sociable or solitary. This work reviews all of these aspects. Minor quantity of markings to text. Ink stamp atop half title page. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Let the Waters Roar!: Evangelists in the Gulag

By: N/A

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Baker Pub Group: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46501239

ISBN: 0801093082

Condition: Very Good


0801093082 268 pages. True and gripping stories of Christian lives lived on the front lines of the battle. When everything was taken from them, these modern-day witnesses to the power of the Gospel found that Christ was all they needed. Includes some black and white illustrations. Book distributor's inkstamp upon title page else clean and unmarked with very light wear. Illustrated glossy covers. Excellent copy. View more info

Perspectives on Northern Northwest Coast Prehistory (Mercury Series-Archaeological Survey of Canada, 160)

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Hull, PQ, Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64601498

ISBN: 0660178443

Condition: Fine


0660178443 281 pages. Thirteen scientists provide insight into the archaeology of the north coast of British Columbia in celebration of the field work begun by George F. MacDonald for the National Museum of Canada in 1966. A decade of field seasons saw excavation at 18 sites representing 5000 years of human occupation. Most fieldwork was done at Prince Rupert Harbour. Author is Curator of Physical Anthropology at the Canadian Museum of Civilization and has been involved in Northwest Coast archaeological research for over 30 years. Clean, bright and unmarked with minor crease to bottom cor... View more info

Groups in Health Care Settings

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Binghamton, NY, U.S.A., Routledge: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41401600

ISBN: 0866569731

Condition: Very Good


0866569731 184 pages. Learn of the diverse ways that social workers are using groups in health care to meet the needs of patients and their families. Will advance your understanding of how groups can facilitate more caring, responsive delivery of health services by illustrating state-of-the-art practice in social group work. Prior owner's name atop front flyleaf. Rubber stamp upon title page, otherwise clean and unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

The Great Book Of Wildfowl Decoys-Waterfowl Studies

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Modern Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25802883

ISBN: 0888902263

Condition: Fine


0888902263 320 pages. Presents decoys in the most sensible and comprehensive way: by region, with each region discussed by a recognized expert in that area. Thus the entire range of decoys is covered, from Canada down the Atlantic Coast and inland along streams and rivers to Louisiana and up the Mississippi to the Great Lakes and across to California and Oregon. Also included are chapters on European decoys, the history of decoys, how decoys were made, and how to go about collecting decoys. A list of public collections of decoys, a bibliography, a record of top auction prices, maps of wate... View more info

Better Homes and Gardens Country Stenciling

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Meredith Corporation: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42803161

ISBN: 0696017059

Condition: Fine


0696017059 80 pages. Chapters include: Hearts and flowers for country romance; handy totes for work and play; a bunny family for baby's room; personal touches for your home/ stenciling primer. Clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Gift quality. Lovely copy. View more info

As Her Whimsey Took Her

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Kent, OH, U.S.A., Kent State University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56403611

ISBN: 0873382277

Condition: Good


0873382277 301 pages including notes and index. The fifteen essays in this book treat all aspects of Sayers' work - the detective fiction, the dramas, the translations, the aesthetics. Provides new insight into the total achievements of a remarkable writer. Usual library markings. Average wear. Solid clean working copy. View more info

Classics of Christian missions

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Broadman Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45403874

ISBN: 0805463135

Condition: Very Good


0805463135 462 pages including bibliography and index. Provides in a single volume an introduction to the classics of Christian missions. Sections include: The Biblical-Theological Basis of Missions; Mission Histories; Missionary Biographies; Missionary Journals and Diaries; Missionary Letters; Mission Theory and Practice; Missionary Tracts and Sermons; Historic Missionary Conferences; Mission Encounter with Non-Christian Religions; Historic Missionary Encyclicals; Voices from the Younger Churches. Block of first 26 pages were free of binding but have been taped back into place, otherwise t... View more info

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Between continents/between seas: Precolumbian art of Costa Rica

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Detroit Institute of Arts: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 636A6084

ISBN: 0810907291

Condition: Good


0810907291 240 pages. Presents the first comprehensive exhibition of Costa Rican art to tour the United states. The exhibition consisted of approximately 300 ceramic, gold, jade and monumental stone objects and brought together a rich and superb assemblage of ceremonial, utilitarian, and decorative works dating from the era before the arrival of Columbus." - from Foreward. Many beautiful colour photographs plus black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked. Binding sound. Moderate wear. Small folds to upper corners of some pages. Nice copy of this beautiful work. View more info

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The History of Glass

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Black Cat: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 145A7057

ISBN: 0748102469

Condition: Fair


0748102469 288 pages. Glossary, bibliography, index. "The authoritative, clearly written text, and more than 275 colour and 50 black and white photographs, make this book a visually exciting presentation of all kinds of glassware (including some rarely photographed pieces) as well as an invaluable work of reference for all students and lovers of the decorative arts." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Above-average but not excessive wear. Worthy reference copy. View more info

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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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Elephant: The Animal and Its Ivory in African Culture

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Univ of California Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142A7680

ISBN: 0930741269

Condition: Fair


0930741269 424 pages. Excellent photography, primariliy in colour, throughout. "In the final analysis, this book should serve as an homage to the African elephant and as a celebration of African creativity." - From Preface. Needs rebinding. Hanging together but loosely. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. A wonderful work worth preserving. View more info

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Sweet Promises: A Reader on Indian-White Relations in Canada

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 732A7697

ISBN: 0802068189

Condition: Good


0802068189 468 pages. "Brings together the work of a number of scholars on a wide range of issues in Indian-white relations." - from opening leaf. Prior owner's name upon front flyleaf else unmarked with light wear. Sound copy. View more info

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An Introduction to Group Work Practice 4th edition

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., 4th edition: 2001

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 222A1679

ISBN: 0205307639

Condition: Very Good


0205307639 550 pages. Clean with light wear and minimal markings. A nice copy. View more info

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The art of Alex Colville

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 854A2681

ISBN: 007092497X

Condition: Very Good


007092497X 211 pages. Index. "This richly illustrated book represents the full scope of Colville's work. There are the early canvases; the war art commissioned when he was overseas with the Canadian forces; the highly praised designs of Canada's Centennial coins issued in 1967; and such latter-day masterpieces as Pacific, To Prince Edward Island, and January. In all, forty-eight major works are reproduced in full colour, with fifty-six black-and-white illustrations of Colville's sketches, drawings, coin designs, paintings and serigraphs." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and... View more info