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Canadian History Notes; Supplementary Exercises
1 Canadian History Notes; Supplementary Exercises
Toronto The Educational Publishing Co. 1897 Soft Cover Good  No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Drawings 
Original tan soft cover booklet lettered and decorated in black. Cover starting to tear away from staples. 64 pp.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Report of the Board of School Trustees of Saint John: 1889
2 Report of the Board of School Trustees of Saint John: 1889
Saint John, N.B. The Board of School Trustees 1889 First Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original brown cloth on boards. This pedestrian cover gves no hint of the detailed historical gems related to schools of Saint John, N.B., contained within. Rosters of board members from its inception in 1871-2, details of all buildings in the system as to their construction and condition, amalgamation with Portland in 1889, teachers, pupils, common causes of absence, grading, courses, chemistry equipment, and index. 174 pp.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Bicentennial Chronicle and Family History; That Was 200 Years in the Making
3 The Bicentennial Chronicle and Family History; That Was 200 Years in the Making
Vitronic 1975 Soft Cover Very Good  Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Original softcover booklet in removable brown vinyl binder. "The Airolite Co." of Marietta, Ohio, and Tucson, Arizona, stamped in gold inside cover. 28 pages of history, with two pages left to add family history. No writing or damage.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Canadian Year Book for 1901
4 The Canadian Year Book for 1901
Toronto Alfred Hewett 1901 First Soft Cover, Stapled Fair No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover stapled book of 320 pp. Both covers and first leaf separated, balance firmly stapled and sound. Contains list of post offices and alphabetical militia list, and much more. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Land of the Kangaroo and the Boomerang
5 The Land of the Kangaroo and the Boomerang
N.Y. Hurst & Co. Arlington Edition Hard Cover Good Minus  No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Frontispiece and Other Drawings 
Original green cloth decorated in black on boards. Cover soiled and wrinkled. First free endpaper and frontispiece leaf missing corner tip and torn an inch up from the foot. Interior clean, unmarked, and easily read. Lots of history, the latest reference being 1876. 408 pp. plus ads for books and pianos.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Newfoundland Journal of Aaron Thomas; Able Seaman in H.M.S. Boston
6 The Newfoundland Journal of Aaron Thomas; Able Seaman in H.M.S. Boston
Don Mills, ON Longmans Canada Limited 1968 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings 
Original blue paper boards. This journal was said to have been bought in St. John's about 90 years after it was written from a man who had bought it in Manchester. It has been in the Murray family since 1882, and was eventually edited and put on the market again by Miss Murray. 212 pp. with index. No writing. DJ has short tear at head of spine and small corner excised. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Peter Parley's Universal History on the Basis of Geography, (Goodrich, Samuel Griswold)
7 (Goodrich, Samuel Griswold) Peter Parley's Universal History on the Basis of Geography
N.Y. Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, and Co. 1871 New Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 20 Maps and 125 Engravings 
Original black cloth on boards, backed in black leather. A general history of mankind, arranged by continents. Questions for the reader at bottom of each page. An excellent resource for contestants prepping for appearance on Jeopardy ! 700 pp. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Expansion of Europe; A Social and Political History of the Modern World, 1415-1789, Abbott, Wilbur Cortez
8 Abbott, Wilbur Cortez The Expansion of Europe; A Social and Political History of the Modern World, 1415-1789
N.Y. Henry Holt and Co. 1929 Revised Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos, Drawings, and Maps 
Original dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. A large, heavy, comprehensive textbook, apparently used at Queen's University. Very clean, square, and sound. 463 pp. Will require extra postage. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Old Kuwait; Memories in Photographs, AL-Hijji, Yacoub Y.
9 AL-Hijji, Yacoub Y. Old Kuwait; Memories in Photographs
Almansouria, Kuwait Center for Research and Studies on Kuwait 1997 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photos 
Original white soft cover with small ship photo. Text in Arabic and English. No writing or damage. 256 pp., numbered from back to front. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789 to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815, Alison, Archibald
10 Alison, Archibald History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789 to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815
New York A.S. Barnes & Co. 1845 Third Edition Hard Cover Good Plus No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Full brown calf on boards. Cuts to cover front and back. Previous owner's name. Abridged from the last London edition by Edward S. Gould. Map of Central Europe (frontispiece). 532 pp. With questions. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Chosen People; A Controversial History of the Jews , Allegro, John M.
11 Allegro, John M. The Chosen People; A Controversial History of the Jews
Garden City, N.Y. Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1972 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Very Good  Good to Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Original grey and blue cloth on boards. Pictorial DJ not clipped. Previous owner's small name stamp (4). DJ soil. Interior clean and undamaged. 320 pp.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Allen, Ralph Ordeal By Fire; Canada 1910-1945
Garden City, N. Y. Doubleday & Co. Inc. 1961 Book Club Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Volume Five of the Canadian History Series edited by Thomas B. Costain. 492 pp. with index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Tutankhamun Treasures , Anthes, Rudolf
13 Anthes, Rudolf Tutankhamun Treasures
Ottawa The National Gallery of Canada 1964 First ( No Additional printings) Soft Cover Good Plus to Very Good  No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photos 
Original exhibition catalog with colour photo cover. Text in English and French. History by Rudolf Anthes, University of Pennsylvania Museum. Minor hand soil. 28 pp.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Canada; A Short History of the Dominion of Canada, Archer, Andrew
14 Archer, Andrew Canada; A Short History of the Dominion of Canada
St. John, N.B. J. & A. McMillan 1895 Eighth Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Handy history of Canada ! New Brunswick School Series. Broken binding thread necessitated gluing. Brown cloth on boards. Pronouncing Vocabulary. 195 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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History of the Acadians, Arsenault, Bona
15 Arsenault, Bona History of the Acadians
Saint-Laurent, Quebec FIDES 1994 2-7621-1745-3 / 9782762117455 First ( No Additional printings) Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original blue trade paperback. "This is a complete history of the Acadians from the time of their arrival in Acadia up until the period following their expulsion from their homeland." - Back cover. 265 pp. plus pronunciation guide. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Our Federal Union; The United States from 1816 to 1865 , Asimov, Isaac
16 Asimov, Isaac Our Federal Union; The United States from 1816 to 1865
London Dobson Books 1975 0-234-77664-1 / 9780234776643 Believed First, Not Stated Hard Cover Very Good  Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Uncredited 
Original gold cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ lightly rumpled and edge-torn. Previous owner's small label on half-title. Inked comment "Very fine book" the only writing found. 278 pp. with index.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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Bismya or the Lost City of Adab, Banks, Edgar James (Ph. D.)
17 Banks, Edgar James (Ph. D.) Bismya or the Lost City of Adab
N.Y. G.P. Putnam's Sons 1912 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 174 Illustrations 
Original black cloth on boards. "A story of adventure, of exploration, and of excavation among the ruins of the oldest of the buried cities of Babylonia." - title page. The author was Field Director of the Expedition of the Oriental Exploration Fund of the University of Chicago to Babylonia. "With the exception of Tello, where the French have excavated for many years, no other Babylonian ruin has yielded so many and such beautiful objects of ancient art." - Preface. Top edges gilt. 455 pp. with index plus map. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The West Beyond the West; A History of British Columbia, Barman, Jean
18 Barman, Jean The West Beyond the West; A History of British Columbia
Toronto University of Toronto Press 2004 Revised Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos and Maps 
Original photo cover paperback. No writing and no damage. Based on the number of reprints, a highly-respected history. 449 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Twentieth Century Europe; A History, Black, C.E./Helmreich, E. C.
19 Black, C.E./Helmreich, E. C. Twentieth Century Europe; A History
New York Alfred A Knopf 1950 First Edition Stated Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos, Drawings, Maps 
Maroon cloth on boards. Signed by previous owner, who was Ambassador from Canada to China in the years 1984-1991. He used the book, but carefully, judging by the good condition. However, some readers will be turned off by the marginal notes and underlines, while others will see them as "lamps to light their path" to a greater understanding of salient points and subjects. Minor wear to top corners and head/foot of spine. 910 pp. with appendices, bibliography, and index. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Canadians at Last; Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province, Blake, Raymond B.
20 Blake, Raymond B. Canadians at Last; Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1994 0-8020-6978-9 / 9780802069788 Soft Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Photo cover paperback. Newfoundland made it into Canada on the sixth try, March 31, 1949. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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