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We Stand on Guard for Thee

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Coomber-Hempsall Pub.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C6937

ISBN: 0968564410

Condition: Good


0968564410 138 pages. List of sources. Glossary. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. A history of the war years at the Royal Canadian Air Force station, Ucluelet and Tofino. Black and white illustrations. Unmarked but for an accidental pen mark to last page. Light wear. A quality copy of this interesting work. View more info

Image for Dreams Of Empire : Canada Before 1700 / by Andre Vachon in collaboration with Victorin Chabot and Andre Desrosiers ; [English translation by John F. Flinn]

Dreams Of Empire : Canada Before 1700 / by Andre Vachon in collaboration with Victorin Chabot and Andre Desrosiers ; [English translation by John F. Flinn]

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Public Archives Canada: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 421C6953

ISBN: 0660908425

Condition: Good


0660908425 387 pages. Index. Printed on glossy stock. Lovely colour illustrations throughout. Text in French. "...est le premier volume d'une serie, publiee par les Archives publiques, intitulee Les documents de notre histoire. Cette serie s'adresse au grand public ainsi qu'aux etudiants. Ell montre des documents souvent inedits et peu connus que les chercheurs consultent pour ecrire l'histoire du Canada." - from back cover. Unmarked with average wear. Binding tight. A quality copy of this wonderful work. View more info

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The Schools of Strathcona County A Success Story

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Sherwood Park, Alberta, The Strathcona County Retired Teachers' Association: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 837C7133

ISBN: 0968624103

Condition: Very Good


0968624103 361 pages. Dozens of black and white photos. "A tribute to the Boards, the parents, and the students, the teachers and the administrators whose contributions kept Strathcona well to the forefront." - from Editor's Note. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Spine leaning. A quality copy of this nostalgic and informative work. View more info

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The Archaeology of Southern Ontario to A.D.1650

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Ontario Archaeological Society, London Chapter: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 615C8577

ISBN: 0919350135

Condition: Good


0919350135 570 pages. Extensive list of references cited. List of Figures. Errata slip inside front cover. "Presents a synthesis of the long and varied development and the details of Native life in southern Ontario revealed primarily by archaeological research." - from Introduction. Minimal yellow high-lighting otherwise contents clean and unmarked. Tight and square. Average external wear. A sound copy of this important work. View more info

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The Reformation

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: U.K., Guild Publishing: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 828C9937

ISBN: 086299635X

Condition: Very Good


086299635X 295 pages. Index. Bilbiography. List of picture credits. "Lavishly illustrated with over 350 engravings, paintins, drawings and photographs - many in full colour - this handsome volume is the first major work on the period to challenge the established views of the Reformation, and to look at it from a broader, international viewpoint... Will not only stimulate a deeper consideration of issues theological, cultural and secular, but will also provide an extraordinarily vivid and accessible account of that critical era and its legacy for the general reader." - from dust jac... View more info

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Iroquois Art: Visual Expressions of Contemporary Native American Artists (ERNAS monographs)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Mother Meera Book Center: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 758G0590

ISBN: 3000024492

Condition: Fair


3000024492 122 pages. Colour plates. Catalogue of an exhibition at the Amerika Haus, Frankfurt, Germany, 13 March through 15 May 1998. Presents the work of 27 major Iroquois artists from the US and Canada. Average wear. Minimal library markings. A sound copy. View more info

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Reflections from Little Muddy Water: A history of Winnipegosis

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Winnipegosis History Book Committee: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AG0640

ISBN: 0889257760

Condition: Very Good


0889257760 520 pages. Index. Many black and white illustrations. Chapters include: Early History, The Fishing Industry, Lumbering, Agriculture, The War Years, Education, Winnipegosis News Reports from the Dauphin Herald; Local Government, Sports, Churches, Organizations, Family Histories, Mini Histories, Reminiscences and Diary Excerpt. Attractive silver decoration and lettering upon dark blue front board. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. An attractive copy of this substantial work. View more info

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Operation ZAPATA: The Ultrasensitive Report and Testimony of the Board of Inquiry on the Bay of Pigs

By: N/A

Price: $450.00

Publisher: USA, University Publications of America: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 743G0671

ISBN: 0890933774

Condition: Good


0890933774 367 pages. Index. List of Abbreviations. "The narrative and memoranda of the Taylor Committee are presented here with minimal editorial changes from the actual declassified documents. Average wear. Binding intact. Usual library markings. Front free endpaper neatly removed. A sound copy of this important work. View more info

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Patrimônio Construido: as Mais Belas Edificações

By: N/A

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Brazil, Editora Capivara: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 537G0251

ISBN: 8589063097

Condition: Fine


8589063097 459 pages. Text primarily in Portuguese. Some English transation at back. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A beautiful copy of this large and gorgeous work. View more info

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And Then I Wrote: The Songwriter Speaks

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Arsenal Pulp Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 848G1372

ISBN: 1551520230

Condition: Fair


1551520230 242 pages including index. A revealing look at the craft of songwriting in the words of the songwriters themselves: a compendium of anecdotes and quotations from well-known songwriters, from Irving Berlin and Stephen Foster to Mick Jagger and Kurt Cobain, on their influences, work habits, and how they came to write the songs now ingrained in the popular imagination - a book for songwriters and music fans alike. Above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Not pretty but a sound working copy of this popular work. View more info

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Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic sciences)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Historic Parks and Sites, Canadian Parks Service, Environment Canada: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2832

ISBN: 0660127946

Condition: Fair


0660127946 95 pages. Illustrated with black and white detailed diagrams. Extensive reference list. Multiple indexes. Please note: this book is Part III (3/Three) and covers acanthocephala and cnidaria. Parts I and II are not included. Average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy of this informative work. View more info

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Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic sciences)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, National Historic Parks and Sites, Canadian Parks Service, Environment Canada: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2869

ISBN: 0660127946

Condition: Fair


0660127946 209 pages. Index. Reference list. This, Part II, is devoted exclusively to the crustacean parasites of fishes. Covers Copepoda, Branchiura, Isopoda and Amphipoda. Please note that this is Part II only. Parts I and II are not included. Average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy of this important work. View more info

Therapeutics in Geriatric Neuropsychiatry

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Wiley: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52506899

ISBN: 0471979473

Condition: Fine


0471979473 160 pages including index and references. This handbook is unique in bridging the various levels of clinical geriatric psychiatry, giving readers an up-to-date account of the new drugs available and how common neuromedical and psychiatric problems are approached in the elderly. Has three distinct themes 1. the neurodegenerative disorders - diagnosis and treatment 2. the psychiatric syndromes and behavioural presentations 3. other disciplines - nursing and psychology. No wear. No markings. Front endpaper removed. Each theme is discussed in detail, providing comprehensive and va... View more info

Psychosomatic Medicine: Current Trends and Clinical Appliations

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 52506261

ISBN: 019502169X

Condition: Very Good


019502169X 625 pages including index. A collection of papers offering a comprehensive up-to-date overview of psychosomatic medicine in the 1970's. Presents a novel approach to the subject, bringing together key theoretical concepts, research methods and clinical applications. Articles describing currently prominent work on the relationships of psychosocial stress and psysiological responses to illness have been included. Psychophysiological studies of the effects of psychosocial factors on human body functioning and morbidity are all discussed. Patchof liquid paper upon front endpaper. S... View more info

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Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book 1913

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock and Co: 1913

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 755H4349

ISBN: B004HHR1CC

Condition: Good


B004HHR1CC 380, 6 [ads] pages. Index. 7.5" x 5". Several colour and black and white plates. Attractively embossed front board. Vintage ads on endpapers. "Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, in his great study of married life, entitled 'A Duet, with an Occasional Chorus,' makes his heroine say - 'Mrs. Beeton must have been the finest housekeeper in the world. Therefore, Mr. Beeton must have been the happiest and most comfortable man'; and his hero concludes that Mrs. Beeton's book 'has more wisdom to the square inch than any work of man'. - Preface. Binding sound. Small recipe taped to... View more info

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Horses and Hounds: A Practical Treatise on Their Management

By: "Scrutator" (Horlock, Knightley William)

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Co.: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312G4857

Condition: Fair


302 pages plus 6 pages of ads at back. Maroon leather backstrip. Olive cloth-covered boards. Gilt decoration of hound upon front board. Several black and white illustrations. Narrow openings along each hinge. Front free endpaper removed. Above-average wear and soiling. Moderate spine lean. Few pencil markings to contents. Not pretty but a worthy reading copy of this fascinating work. View more info

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Romero Britto

By: (Britto, Romero) Young, Aaron; Taffet, Joel

Price: $495.00

Publisher: New York, International Archive of Art, Ltd.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A2195

ISBN: 109405772X

Condition: Very Good


109405772X 99 pages. Index of paintings. "The distinctive neo-Pop style of Romero Britto has made a significant impact on the world of art. With clean, bold, and colorful imagery, this young artist subtly delivers strong, poignant messages in a refreshing and upbeat manner. His masterful use of form and color resonate with activism, allowing him to address a variety of social and political issues without any of the harsh preaching found in much contemporary art... This is the first book on Britto and it includes 90 large colour reproductions of his paintings and graphics, as well as a ... View more info

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Pinball Portfolio

By: (Pinball) McKeown, Harry

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, New English Library: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 248G1231

ISBN: 0890091188

Condition: Very Good


0890091188 159 pages. Index. Illustrated in color and black and white. "...Takes a long look at the history and development of pinball from its beginnings in the 1930s to the present day. Covers such aspects as style, design, artwork and systems of play and introduces the artists, designers and players to help capture an insight into the elusive psychology of the game. But mainly it is a selection of colourful reproductions of playing decks, glimpses of a wide variety of machines, some new, some old, some positively historic." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light to ... View more info

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Kindred Styles (The arts and Crafts Furniture of Charles P. Limbert )

By: A. Patricia Bartinique

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, Gallery 532 Soho: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3436

ISBN: B00ONI8C0U

Condition: Very Good


B00ONI8C0U 128 pages. List of references consulted. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "We have sought to bring together a representative sampling of Limbert's work and to examine the ideas and influences that affected Limbert and the Arts and Crafts furniture he made." - Preface. Prior owner's details atop title page, otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Tight and square. A quality copy. View more info

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The Japanese Occupation of the Philippines. Volume I

By: A. V. H Hartendorp

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Manila, Philippines, Bookmark: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 864H4387

ISBN: B0070U100C

Condition: Good


B0070U100C Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. Also signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. xvi, 662 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Except for the last few chapters, this entire work was written from day to day during the three years of the author's internment in Santo Tomas and is therefore to be considered as a prison document. The writing of any such record as this was forbidden by the Japanese under strong menace. In the end they destroyed their own records and those of the successive internee executive committees, but t... View more info