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Image for Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)

Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Acadiensis: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H1144

ISBN: 0919107370

Condition: Very Good


0919107370 234 pages. Footnotes. Maps. "The history behind today's headlines about confrontations between governments, companies, woodlot owners, workers and conservationists in the forest industry - a penetrating look at the exploitation and management of Maritime forest resources over the last century." - from back cover. Prior owner's name stamped on bottom and fore-edges, and half-title page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Logging Railroads of the West

By: Adams, A. Kramer

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 733C7035

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Index. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with magnificent archival black and white photographic plates. "A pictorial history of the logging railways of the western woods. An epic portrait of men and machines now vanishing from the west." - subtitle. An invaluable and awe-inspiring record of the days of yore. Book clean, bright and unmarked. Moderate wear and spine sunning to dust jacket. A quality copy. View more info

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Canadian Antiques Collector - a Journal of Antiques and Fine Arts: July 1968

By: Adams, Marian: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 764G0127

Condition: Good


31 pages Features: Parian Statuettes - Brief history of Parian Statuettes of the 19th Century and the Canadian makers; Maisons du Quebec - Quebec architecture of the late 18th Century; The Burlington Glass Site Part - Burlington Glass Co. in Hamilton, Ontario (circa 1874 - 1910) and articles unearthed at the old site 1967; Scottish Silverware - History of Scottish silverware between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries; Unusual Exhibits in a Handmade Country - A look at a few of the 400 museums and art galleries in the Netherlands; Dried Bouquets for you Antiques - The art of drying f... View more info

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Guns Magazine, September (Sept.) 1985 - World's Fastest Handgun Competition

By: Arganbright, Bob; Hopkins, Cameron; Trzoniec, Stan; Swartley, Ron; Shumar, D.; Woods, J.; Sterett, L.; Hamilton, Claud S.; Fanta, Ladd; Woods, J.; Matunas, E.; Bridges, T.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Publisher's Development Corp.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 877G4679

Condition: Good


78 pages. Features: Gunsmoke at the O.K. Corral; 1985 Steel Challenge; Basic Varmint Cartridge Selection; Gun of the Month - Engraved Double Deuce; Getting Started in Scheutzen; New Czech .32 Auto; Gene Autry Commemoratives; Weaver Nighthawk; .41 Avenger; Adjustable Triggers for Airguns; Synthetics Hit the Stock Market; Know Your Hunting Cartridges; Dixie's "Half Pint" Muzzleloader; Spice for the Colt Collector. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Wilderness Welfare - An Epic of Frontier Life

By: Baity, Earl S.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Mitchell Press Limited: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72409479

Condition: Fair


219 pages. With trap and goldpan - here are pages out of pioneer living, a true, human interest story of Depression years in the woods. Walk the lonely trap lines in the cold, stillness of winter when only the sound of snowshoes breaks the silence, count the pelts that mean the difference between food and no food, a happy Christmas of a bleak one; look over Earl Baity's shoulder as he pans out a prospective site for placering. The simply told account of a man and a woman and two small children who took their living day by day from Nature in the storied Cariboo country. Usual library markin... View more info

People of the Totem: The Indians of the Pacific Northwest

By: Bancroft-Hunt, Norman; Forman, Werner

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24801963

ISBN: 0856133043

Condition: Very Good


0856133043 128 pages. Examines the way of life, artifacts and beliefs of this little known and fascinating people. Werner Forman's colour photographs, taken specially for this volume, show the threatening beauty of the long coastal strip which the tribes inhabited, and the exquisitely executed details of the objects they made. In this harmonious approach, the American Indian world comes alive - the world of Tsonoqa (the wild woman of the woods), of the Crooked-Beak-of-Heaven, and countless other spirits - but above all the world dominated by the physical representation of their world-view, ... View more info

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Winston Churchill,

By: Barker, Ernest

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Ministry of Information: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 863H2097

ISBN: B0006AQK4O

Condition: Good


B0006AQK4O 72 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. A diminutive Churchillian biography profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. Bibliographic refererence. Woods page 333. View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 -  The Women of Mexico Awake

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 - The Women of Mexico Awake

By: Benson, Allan L.; Collins, Joseph; Welliver, J.C.; Barton, William E.; Cameron, Charles D.; Finger, Charles J.; Bowyer, Helen; MacDonald, Paul; barker, S. Omar; Howe, J. Olin; Faris, J.T.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4920

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The Loneliest Man in New York - an intimate study of Frank A. Munsey by one of his former newspaper executives; Through the colored glasses of Freudism the doctor looks at Judy O'Grady and the Colonel's Lady - and decides that Freud should be repudiated; Building Good Roads by Gasoline - income from tolls, gas tax and licenses pays for U.S. roads; America's Scattered Children - the American flag flies in Alaska and more than halfway across the Pacific on thousands of islands; 'Bad English' is a Heritage from Olden Times - much of the grammar now classed as incorrect has co... View more info

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Weeds of the Woods: Some Small Trees and Shrubs of New Brunswick

By: Blouin, Glen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Natural Resources New Brunswick: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352H1072

ISBN: 0888388209

Condition: Very Good


0888388209 130 pages. Glossary. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated with colour photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "A pictorial guide to some of the 'weeds of the woods', species which are often overlooked by man." - from Foreword. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. A nice copy. View more info

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A Guide to Good Cooking

By: Brodie, Jean

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Lake of the Woods Milling Company Limited (Five Roses Flour): 1938

Edition: Revised & Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 757H1469

ISBN: B00B18UMLW

Condition: Fair


B00B18UMLW 192 pages. Several pages of nostalgic colour illustrations. "Being a collection of good recipes carefully tested and approved by expert authority, under the supervision of Jean Brodie to which have been added recipes chosen from the contributions of over fifteen thousand users of Five Roses flour throughout Canada together with many economical and time-saving cookery suggestions of value to the modern housekeeper." - subtitle. Above-average external wear. Writing on back page. A sound and sturdy copy of this vintage Canadian cookbook. View more info

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Classic Guitar Maker's Guide: Diagrams, Photographs, and Step-By-Step Instructions

By: Brown, H.E.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, IGIC: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 641C8393

Condition: Good


44 pages. Dozens of black and white illustrations. Chapters include: Woods and Materials; Mold & Work Board; Boiling Through; Tools & Glue; Bending the Sides; Linings and End Blocks; Assembling the Sides; Jointing Top & Back; Top & Back Construction; Neck Construction; Fretboard; Bridge; Gluing Top and Back; Banding and Purfling; Finishing; Supplement - for folk guitar construction. Average wear. Moderate external soiling. Pencil markings to page three, otherwise unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy of this excellent guide. View more info

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The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949 - Women's Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario

By: Brown, Joy; Garner, Hugh; Gray, James; Brott, S.; callaghan, Morley; Cross, A.; Milne, A.A.; Castle, E.; Woodward, G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0023

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Nice ballerina cover art by R. York Wilson; Colour ad for the Parker "51" pen inside front cover; One-page colour recruiting ad for the Canadian Army entitled V.I.P. shows young man in uniform walking on sidewalk; Nice one-page colour ad for the 1949 Monarch car shows a red two-door; Photos of the Sandler's Wells Ballet; One-page colour Waterman's Pen ad presents the Crusader, Stalwart and Dauntless; Excellent photo-illustrated article on the Women's Penitentiary in Kingston; The River (short story); Toronto the Terrible - photo-illustrated article by Hugh Garner; ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 July, 1949 - Edmonton / Mao Tze-tung

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 July, 1949 - Edmonton / Mao Tze-tung

By: Callwood, June; Pfeiffer, John E.; Bedford, John; Wuorio, Eva-Lis; Berton, Pierre; Israels II, Josef; Lieberman, Henry R.; Shaftel, George A.; Rutt, Edwin; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2466

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Cover illustration of oxen pulling timbers at the Lunenberg Shipyard; What Happened in the Bismarck - One of the few German survivors, Helmut Keune, tells what happened when his ship was sunk after it sunk the Hood; Ordeal (fiction); Blind Date With Fate - side-street swamis/fortune-tellers; New Hope for Arthritic Cripples - Dr. Edward C. Kendall of the Mayo clinic and his new drug, an extract from the adrenal glands; Doesn't Anybody Like Kids? - angry father accuses adults of making this world unfit for happy youngsters; They Live Next Door to the Russians - tiny Finland ... View more info

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Canada: Painted By T. Mower Martin

By: Campbell, Wilfred; Martin, T. Mower

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, A.& C. Black: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 547C6112

Condition: Fair


272 pages plus advertisements and fold out map at back. Index. Dozens of colour plates. The author's idea has been "to describe the great natural features of the land, in its broader characteristics - its coasts, rivers, mountains, lakes and prairies, those physical beauties and sublime effects of naturs for which the region is specially famous. With this he has attempted to depict the seasons, and the beauty of the Canadian woods. In addition there is given a brief sketch of the settlement and development of the different communities, with special reference to the great centres of pr... View more info

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Five (5) Roses Cook Book (Cookbook)

By: Canadian Housewives

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Montreal, Lake of the Woods Milling Company Limited (Five Roses Flour): 1915

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 757H1922

ISBN: B0197W8DMS

Condition: Good


B0197W8DMS A well-preserved copy of this most charming vintage Canadian cook book, first published in 1913. 142 pages. Several colour photos. All coupons present. "A manual of good recipes carefully chosen from the contributions of over two thousand successful users of Five Roses Flour throughout Canada. Also contains useful notes on the various classes of good things to eat, all of which have been carefully checked and re-checked by competent authority" - from title page. Moderate wear and soiling for a cookbook of this era. Hand-written recipes on last two pages. Last leaf (p... View more info

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The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, March 1896: Charles Anderson Dana

By: Chandler, Hon. William E.; Trask, Clara Augusta; French, Edward; Benedict, Milo; Hunt, Rev. O.R.; Griffith, George Bancroft; Niles, Edward C.; Lane, L.K.H.; Baketel, Harrie Sheridan; Tenney, E.P.; Hanson, H.H.; Gowing, Fred

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Granite Monthly Company: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0864

Condition: Good


Pages 158-218. Printed on glossy stock. Numerous black and white photos. Features: Charles Anderson Dana; The Spare Front Room; The First Snowshoe Club in New Hampshire; Moments of Light; Lost in the Woods; Morning Among the Hills; Berlin - a town of today; Elbridge A. Towle; An Evening Prayer; The Legend of John Levin and Mary Glasse; A Wish; Educational Department; New Hampshire Necrology. Some peripheral chipping. Contents in quality condition. A worthy copy. View more info

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(Winston) Churchill in Ottawa: Photo-illustrated Text of His Speech to the Parliament of Canada, 30 December 1941

By: Churchill, Winston

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Director of Public Information, Minister of National War Services, Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 721H0056

Condition: Good


24 page stapled booklet measuring 7.8" x 5". Splendidly illustrated with reproductions of fifteen black and white photos of Churchill during his visit to Ottawa at the end of 1941. Contains the full text of his speech to the Parliament of Canada, preceded by introductions by its Speaker and Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King. Average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. A sound copy of this important piece of Canadian WWII history. Not listed in Woods. View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, September (Sept.) 18, 1926 -  Socialism Through the Eyes of the Churchman

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, September (Sept.) 18, 1926 - Socialism Through the Eyes of the Churchman

By: Collins, Joseph; Kennedy, G.A. Studdert (Woodbine Willie); Masson, Thomas L.; Chase, Frank M.; Beckman, James W.; Sanders, Henry A.; Barton, William E.; Dunn, Harry H.; Shore, W.Teignmouth

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4922

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Tour of Distant Lands via Camera; The Cause of Nervous Breakdown; Socialism through the Eyes of the Churchman; What Books are Worthwhile - and Why?; The Scientist is the Most Effectual Agent for Democracy, Says Edwin E. Slosson; Certain Fundamental Safeguards are still needed in Our Cort-Martial System, so says a former Sergeant Major of the American Expeditionary Forces; The Scholar Analyzes the different Versions of the New Testament; Henry Ford's Page - prosperity has not arrived until the last family enjoys it; Editorials - Senate-nominee William S. Vare, Gertrude Eder... View more info

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The Timberman, An International Lumber Journal, November, 1937, Volume XXXIX, Number 1

By: Cornwall, George M.: Editor; Koroleff, A.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, The Timberman: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1657

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Index of advertisers. Features: Cover photo of the vessel 'Orient City' fully loaded with lumber; Two-color ad for Broderick yellow-strand wire rope inside front cover; Nicely logging-theme illustrated Timken bearing full-page ad; American Tiger Brand Wire Rope ad features great photo (circa 1885) of steam (bull) donkey and many loggers; R.G. LeTourneau ad features photo of their bulldozer and a Willamette-Hyster arch at work; Full-page two-color photo ad for Caterpillar features A.E. Baker of Fruit Growers Supply, Susanville, CA; Durable Douglas Fir Cross Arms used on telephone po... View more info

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Trucking: A History of Trucking in Bc Since 1900

By: Craig, Andy A.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713H1653

ISBN: 0919654886

Condition: Good


0919654886 168 pages. Index. Documents the challenges of early truck transport in B.C. "Author was B.C.'s best-known Pioneer Trucker who travelled the length and breadth of British Columbia interviewing and taping the reminiscences of the old-time drivers. A trucker since his youth, Andy Craig had an ear for detail and a natural flair for story-telling. This book is unique in combining a first-hand history of pioneer trucking in B.C. with an updating as to what is happinging in the trucking industry in the 1970's." - back board. Some of the truckers featured include: Boyd's Freig... View more info