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Toronto J.L. Nichols 1910 Decorative Cloth Good No Jacket Salesman's Sample(s) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original dark green cloth with gilt design and lettering on front cover. Original grey cloth with crossed flags, pastedown insert of woman, and gilt lettering on rear cover. HALF HOUR TALKS ON CHARACTER BUILDING BY SELF-MADE MEN AND WOMEN, J.S. Kirtley(Ed.), pub. by J.L. Nichols Co., Toronto, Ont., Canada comprises the front cover and about 82 pp., incl. several portraits and pronouncements of famous men and women. THE TWENTIETH CENTURY SPEAKER by Emma G. Lumm comprises the rear cover and the second section of the book, about 84 pp., which include 8 full-page colour plates and 15 full-page halftones. Next is the original blue cloth on boards cover of EASY BIBLE STORIES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE: SUNDAY HALF HOURS WITH JESUS, with about 60 pp, including about 8 full-page colour plates and as many or more halftones. Next is the original bright red cloth highly decorated in black and gilt on board cover of CHILDREN'S STORIES OF ANIMAL LIFE by L.Brooks Miller, with colour front. of Nansen, the famous polar explorer and about 40 pp of drawings and photos of animals and animal hunters, copyright 1910 by A. Hamming. FATHER GANDER'S RHYMES AND JINGLES FOR THE WEE LADS AND LASSIES by Gertrude R. Mitchell is next, with original bright pictorial paper on board of Father Gander riding a gander, with full-colour front. and about 14 pp. of rhymes and small illustrations. Last is THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS printed on Linen, with Cover and two colour pages and one b/w illustration. Following is a brief roster in very bold print of the six samples. A short section of blank lined paper for prospective subscribers ends the book. OVERALL BETTER THAN GOOD, with two known leaves missing, two small bottom page tears, and minor corner wear. Very rare, and extremely colourful! Inquiries welcome! 
Price: 325.00 USD
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Inside Island Heritage Homes; Two Hundred Years of Domestic Architecture on Prince Edward Island, MacNutt, James W.
2 MacNutt, James W. Inside Island Heritage Homes; Two Hundred Years of Domestic Architecture on Prince Edward Island
Halifax Formac Publishing Co., Ltd. 2008 Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Original photo cover trade paperback. No writing or damage. 19 styles pictured and described. 128 pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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