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Image for Report of the Board of School Trustees of Saint John: 1889

Report of the Board of School Trustees of Saint John: 1889

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., The Board of School Trustees: 1889

Edition: First

Seller ID: 003056


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. View more info

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Canadian History Notes; Supplementary Exercises

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Educational Publishing Co.: 1897

Seller ID: 003592


Original tan soft cover booklet lettered and decorated in black. Cover starting to tear away from staples. 64 pp. View more info

Image for The Bicentennial Chronicle and Family History; That Was 200 Years in the Making

The Bicentennial Chronicle and Family History; That Was 200 Years in the Making

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vitronic: 1975

Seller ID: 003768


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. View more info

Image for The Land of the Kangaroo and the Boomerang

The Land of the Kangaroo and the Boomerang

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hurst & Co.:

Edition: Arlington Edition

Seller ID: 004496


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. View more info

Image for The Newfoundland Journal of Aaron Thomas; Able Seaman in H.M.S. Boston

The Newfoundland Journal of Aaron Thomas; Able Seaman in H.M.S. Boston

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Longmans Canada Limited: 1968

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008806


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. View more info

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The Canadian Year Book for 1901

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Alfred Hewett: 1901

Edition: First

Seller ID: 010383


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. View more info

Image for Peter Parley's Universal History on the Basis of Geography

Peter Parley's Universal History on the Basis of Geography

By: (Goodrich, Samuel Griswold)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, and Co.: 1871

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 008230


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. View more info

Image for The Expansion of Europe; A Social and Political History of the Modern World, 1415-1789

The Expansion of Europe; A Social and Political History of the Modern World, 1415-1789

By: Abbott, Wilbur Cortez

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Henry Holt and Co.: 1929

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 006684


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. View more info

Image for Old Kuwait; Memories in Photographs

Old Kuwait; Memories in Photographs

By: AL-Hijji, Yacoub Y.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Almansouria, Kuwait, Center for Research and Studies on Kuwait: 1997

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006336


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. View more info

Image for History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789 to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815

History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789 to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815

By: Alison, Archibald

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes & Co.: 1845

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 011412


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. View more info

Image for The Chosen People; A Controversial History of the Jews

The Chosen People; A Controversial History of the Jews

By: Allegro, John M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1972

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004727


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. View more info

Ordeal By Fire; Canada 1910-1945

By: Allen, Ralph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, N. Y., Doubleday & Co. Inc.: 1961

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 012093


Volume Five of the Canadian History Series edited by Thomas B. Costain. 492 pp. with index. View more info

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Tutankhamun Treasures

By: Anthes, Rudolf

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, The National Gallery of Canada: 1964

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003664


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. View more info

Image for Canada; A Short History of the Dominion of Canada

Canada; A Short History of the Dominion of Canada

By: Archer, Andrew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. John, N.B., J. & A. McMillan: 1895

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 011856


Handy history of Canada ! New Brunswick School Series. Broken binding thread necessitated gluing. Brown cloth on boards. Pronouncing Vocabulary. 195 pp. View more info

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History of the Acadians

By: Arsenault, Bona

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Saint-Laurent, Quebec, FIDES: 1994

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005937


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. View more info