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Image for Museums Directory of the United States and Canada; Second Edition

Museums Directory of the United States and Canada; Second Edition

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., American Assoc. Of Museums/Smithsonian: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000984

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth with gilt lettering on boards, no DJ. Virtually unmarked. 1039 pp. View more info

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The Handy Home Book

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montreal, Family Herald and Weekly Star:

Seller ID: 002079

Condition: Good


Original beige card covers with green leaves and black lettering. Circa 1909 based on reference to President Teddy Roosevelt's being Dutch Reformed(FDR was Episcopalian). Bottom of backstrip torn and repaired, handsoiled, ow intact and unmarked. 192 pp., staple-bound. View more info

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Audels New Mechanical Dictionary; For Technical Trades

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Theo. Audel & Co.: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003260

Condition: Very Good Minus


Original black cloth with large, blindstamped "A" on boards. Two front endpapers rumpled, previous owner's name, but no other faults. "Abacus" to "Zoom". 740 pp. plus ads. View more info

Image for The Canadian Almanac and Legal and Court Directory for the Year 1929

The Canadian Almanac and Legal and Court Directory for the Year 1929

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark Company, Limited: 1929

Seller ID: 005216

Condition: Good Plus


Original bright red cloth with blindstamped gold titles on boards. First free endpaper missing. Contains listings of every important business, service, and institution in Canada. 604 pp. plus ads. View more info

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The New University Encyclopaedia and World Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1932

Seller ID: 006545

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Comprehensive reference work of 1352 pp. plus 16 pp. Atlas of the World with coloured maps. Very heavy, so please allow for extra postage. Both hinges cracked and glued. View more info

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Gazetteer of Canada; Nova Scotia (Cat. No. M69-1461)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Board on Geographical Names: 1961

Seller ID: 007110

Condition: Very Good


Original blue softcover. Official publication. Contains the names of all populated places as well as inland and coastal physical features. Towns, brooks, bays, coves, lakes, channels, and even Post Offices are listed in alphabetical order, followed by description of location and position by latitude and longitude. Two previous owner's names, with no other writing or damage. 192 pp. View more info

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Telephone Directory, Eastern New Brunswick; July, 1947

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., New Brunswick Telephone Company, Limited: 1947

Seller ID: 007238

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original tan softcover. Listings for Chatham, Moncton, Sackville, Bathurst and surrounding areas. Includes listings of several smaller, independent exchanges such as Adamsville, Hillsboro, A.J. Nowlan, Paquetville, and Government Lines. Top corner deliberately removed from Sackville and subsequent pages since owner was a Sackville subscriber. Complete instructions are given for operating a crank-type (hand generator) telephone. 128 pp. plus Yellow Pages separately n... View more info

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Canada 1947; The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ministry of Trade And Commerce: 1947

Seller ID: 007244

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated green softcover. Facts and figures from Canada's various government departments. 264 pp. View more info

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An English-Chinese Dictionary of Economy & Trade

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press:

Seller ID: 007580

Condition: Very Good


Original glossy laminate on boards. No writing or damage. Very thin paper. 1269 pp. English to Chinese plus 73 pp. "Incoterms" plus 25 pp. "Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits" (in English) folowed by assumed same in Chinese. Last 15 pp. Glossary English to Chinese. ISBN 7-5600-2801-2. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Encyclopedie Ou? Quand? Comment?

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Montreal, Les Editions Tormont, Inc.: 1997

Seller ID: 007873

Condition: Near Fine


Original colour illustrated laminated boards. No writing or damage except tiny nicks at lower corner tips. ISBN 2-7641-0327-1. Very heavy book will need extra postage. Text in French. View more info

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Handlist of Books in the Library of the Bibliographical Society

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bibliographical Society: 1935

Seller ID: 008838

Condition: Very Good


Original grey paper boards backed in beige cloth. Small private library label - Donald C. Bain, No. B-16. No writing or damage. 67 pp. View more info

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Dictionnaire Poche 2012

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Larousse Dictionaries: 2011

Seller ID: 011922

ISBN: 978-2-03-586269

Condition: Very Good


Text in French. No writing or damage. Two inches thick. View more info

The Standard Dictionary of Facts

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Frontier Press Company: 1920

Edition: 12th Edition

Seller ID: 012446

Condition: Very Good


Elegant reference volume with cover of flexible black leather. All edges gilt. No writing. Pp. 680 and following rumpled by moisture. 908 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Indian Claims in Canada; An Essay and Bibliography

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Research Resource Centre, Indian Claims Commission: 1975

Seller ID: 012631

Condition: Very Good


Blue softcover in French and English. Essay, Bibliography, and Selected Library Holdings. 278 pp. View more info

Learner's Irish-English Pronouncing Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Educational Co. Of Ireland, Ltd.: 1958

Seller ID: 012823

Condition: Good Plus


Salmon soft cover book of 173 pp. No writing. View more info

A Concise Dictionary of Canadianisms

By: Avis, Walter S. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Gage Educational Publishing, Ltd.: 1973

Seller ID: 012191

Condition: Very Good


An abridgment of A Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles. 294 pp. View more info

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Some Notes on the Printing of The Summa De Exemplis, 1499

By: Bain, D.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Biographical Society: 1940

Seller ID: 008839

Condition: Very Good


Original booklet of seven pages in grey softcover. No writing or damage. View more info

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501 Must-Read Books

By: Beare, Emma (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bounty Books: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011714

ISBN: 978-0-753713-43

Condition: Near Fine


Coloured paper on boards. No writing or damage. Unclipped DJ. 544 pp. View more info

Gyldendal's English-Norwegian & Norwegian-English Dictionary

By: Berulfsen, B./ Scavenius, H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1941

Edition: Reprint of 1938 Edition

Seller ID: 012420

Condition: Very Good


Fading blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. 344 and 335 pp., respectively in the two parts. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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Publications of the Government of Ontario 1867-1900

By: Bishop, Olga B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ministry of Government Services: 1976

Seller ID: 003116

Condition: Good Plus


Original blue trade paperback. Over 2000 documents separated into laws, serials, and special publications. A valuable resource for the student of any major discipline. 409 pp. View more info