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The Second Reader; New Brunswick Readers

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, W.J. Gage & Co. Limited: 1900

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003227


Original grey cloth lettered and decorated in black on boards. Previous owners' names. Small ink spots on endpapers, not affecting text or illustrations. Six small view stamps of Sulphite Mill, Steamer Victoria, and other Saint John scenes on front pastedown. Exceptionally good condition. 176 pp. View more info

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Coronation of Their Majesties King George VI & Queen Elizabeth; City and County of Bristol; Souvenir Programme

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bristol, England, Coronation Celebrations Committee: 1937

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003554


Original white card covers decorated in red, black, and gilt and lettered in red. Interesting history of monarchical visits to Bristol, coronation events of May 12th, 1937, many ads. 84 pp. View more info

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N Gauge Journal; Complete Run, 1991-92

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England, N.Gauge Journal Society: 1992

Seller ID: 009050


Original N.Gauge Journal in heavy red official binder. Issues 1/91, 2/91, 3/91, 4/91, 5/91/ 6/91, 1/92, 2/92/, 3/92, 4/92, 5/92, and 6/92. (Complete run of 12 issues). See my other listings for more. These magazines are as published, with no marks or damage. Happy railroading ! View more info

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The Schoolboy's Annual; The Boy's Own Book of Pluck and Peril

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, The Boy's Own Paper:

Seller ID: 009608


Colour-illustrated paper boards showing two men in mountain garb being shown a cache of gold pots by a native man. Undated, but gift note dated 1925. No other writing and no damage. Four full-page colour plates and numerous black-and-white illustrations. Several stories, some set in Australia. Back cover ad for Palmer Cord Tyres shows boy and girl on bicycles. Light foxing to edges. 128 pp. Large format might need extra postage. View more info

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Saint John; The Making of a Colonial Urban Community

By: Acheson, T.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1993

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 012013


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Dulac's The Snow Queen and Other Stories from Hans Andersen

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Co, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First U.S. Edition Stated

Seller ID: 012289


Still an enchanting book, but two of the 15 back-to-back colour plates are spoiled by a missing corner. Stories are : The Snow Queen; The Emperor's New Clothes; The Wind's Tale; The Nightingale; and The Little Mermaid. DJ is wrinkled but complete. No writing. 144 pp. View more info

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The Patsy Book; Being the Adventures of Patsy, Patty, and Pat

By: Anderson, Anne

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 009606


White paper boards backed in grey cloth. Full cover pastedown of Patsy by Alan Wright. Cover edges grubby and lightly foxed, not affecting pastedown of Patsy. "This Book Belongs To" box is filled in. All 13 full-page colour plates are present, but one is separated. Brief story line, with the appeal being in the colour plates. Approximately 44 pp. View more info

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Thoughts of a Rambling Muse

By: Archibald, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Imperial Press Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First (No additional printings)

Seller ID: 001799


Original green card covers. 121 poems on 121 pp. No biography found on the poet. No marks. View more info

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The Son of Richard Carden

By: Bell, Neil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Co.: 1935

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002562


Original maroon cloth with silver lettering and design on boards. Except for light fading on spine and head, could be rated Fine. No writing and no abuse. The author seems best known as Stephen Southwold, but used five names in addition to Neil Bell during his lifetime of prolific writing. He was born Stephen Henry Critten in 1887 at Southwold, and died in 1964, presumably as Neil Bell. I found no synopsis. 330 pp. View more info

The Return of Tarzan

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., A.L. Burt Co.: 1915

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006634


Original light green cloth on boards. No writing or damage to book. DJ missing small piece lower left corner, has 1-inch tear upper left corner (See photo), and wear to fold edges. Copyright by McClurg in 1915, and published by Burt in March, 1915. 365 pp. plus several ad pages. View more info

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Chambers's Educational Course - Introduction to the Sciences

By: Chambers, William and Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1851

Seller ID: 001652


Original brown cloth lettered in gilt on boards. No DJ. Backstrip missing and cover spotted, so only Fair. General light foxing. 136 pp. View more info

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Atlantic Canada

By: Chapin, Miriam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1956

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003279


Original red cloth on boards. DJ has small head chips. The author travelled to the four provinces to interview residents in preparation for writing this book. Previous owner's name. 179 fast-moving pages. View more info

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The Price of Honesty; Life, Laughter, and Liquid Lunches

By: Costello, Ralph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Brunswick Press: 2011

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008649


Original black paper boards. View more info

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Joseph Hardy Neesima; A Maker of New Japan

By: Davis, Rev. J.D.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: N.Y., Young People's Missionary Movement: 1905

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 002235


Original maroon cloth on boards. White spine lettering of title, author, and "Mission Study Reference Library No. 15 Japan", but not a circulated library copy. Two previous owners' names with no other marks or damage. The author was a Professor of Theology at Doshisha University, Kyoto, the founding of which is credited to Dr. Neesima. 156 pp. Minor spine and corner wear. View more info

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Daniel the Prophet: And The Times of the Gentiles

By: Dennett, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Central Bible Truth Depot, Ltd.: 1967

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 012051


Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. First published in 1893, View more info

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The Crown of Columbus

By: Dorris, Michael / Erdrich, Louise

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper Collins: 1991

Edition: Stated First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors.

Seller ID: 001675


Original maroon paper boards with maroon cloth spine. DJ has only minor end chips. Chronicles the adventures of a pair of mismatched lovers and their quest for the truth about Christopher Columbus - and themselves. 382 pp. View more info

Bacon is Shake-speare; Together with Bacon's Promus

By: Durning-Lawrence, Sir Edwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Gay & Hancock, Ltd.: 1910

Seller ID: 012480


Red cloth on boards. A key source of the "Who was Shakespeare?" controversy. Bacon's Promus is in Latin. 286 pp. View more info

The Battle of Baltinglass

By: Earl, Lawrence (Larry Wiezel)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap: 1952

Edition: First Published 1952

Seller ID: 012442


Original bright red cloth on boards. No faults except gift note Received the Stephen Leacock Award for 1953. First edition. 191 pp. The author was a native of Saint John. He attended Saint John High, where he was active in journalism. He joined the Montreal Standard and became widely known as a photojournalist. View more info

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2000 Designs, Forms, and Ornaments

By: Estrin, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knickerbocker Publishing Co.: 1947

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006945


Original illustrated grey trade paperback in plastic coil binding. A few pages in colour. Designs ancient and moldern of every imaginable style. No writing or heavy damage, but normal hand wear to covers. 128 pp. View more info

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The Early Days of Christianity

By: Farrar, Frederic W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., A.L. Burt: 1882

Seller ID: 007201


Original maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Published between 1899 and 1914 at this address. Farrar (1831-1903) was born in Bombay, the son of a missionary. He rose steadily through the Anglican ranks, but apparently was too radical to be elevated to the bishopric. His writing sold steadily. This book is dedicated to the poet, Robert Browning. 754 pp. plus catalog. View more info