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Image for Flag and Fleet; How the British Navy Won the Freedom of the Seas

Flag and Fleet; How the British Navy Won the Freedom of the Seas

By: Wood, William

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Company of Canada: 1919

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings

Seller ID: 011925

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Blue and white cloth on boards. A no-nonsense presentation directed toward young people of the development of the British sea power. 301 pp. View more info

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Early Marriage Records of New Brunswick

By: Wood-Holt, B. (Ed.)

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Holland House Inc.: 1986

Edition: Limited Edition #452 OF 1000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012648

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


No marks except author's signature. Saint John City and County from the British Conquest to 1839. 357 pp. with index. View more info

Junius, Including Letters By the Same Writer Under Other Signatures

By: Woodfall, George (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited:

Seller ID: 009747

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. No writing or damage. These 18th Century writings have an uncanny similarity of purpose to the Wikileaks of today - to inform the public of their rights and to show them how the government was/is infringing upon them. Worthy subject for a thesis ! 524 pp. Heavy book will need more than default postage. View more info

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Echoes of Glory; Arms, Equipment, and Atlas of the Civil War (3-vol. Set)

By: Woodhead, Henry (Ed.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Time-Life/ Borders Press: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 011709

ISBN: 0-6812-1934-3

Condition: Near Fine


Three-volume softcover set in perfect condition, in box. The most comprehensive, colorful, and vivid treatment of the subject that I have seen ! Headlined 'Echoes of Glory' with individual titles: Arms and Equipment of the Confederacy; Arms and Equipment of the Union; and Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War. 312, 317, and 320 pp., respectively. Very heavy set will need extra postage. View more info

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Tales of Pioneer Women; Collected By the Women's Institutes of New Zealand

By: Woodhouse, A.E. (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Christchurch, N.Z., Whitcombe & Tombs, Limited: 1940

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 007058

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Rear hinge cracked. Maps of North and South Islands on front endpapers. Although some of the Institutes did not submit information, this book is nevertheless an interesting introduction to the settlement history of New Zealand. 337 pp. including index. View more info

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Legends of French Canada

By: Woodley, Edward C.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Nelson and Sons, Limited: 1931

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010519

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. A few typical folk tales. No writing or damage. 105 pp. View more info

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The Biographical Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Persons of All Nations

By: Woodrow, G.

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, Allan Bell & Co.: 1837

Edition: Second Edition Greatly Improved, Enlarge

Seller ID: 006828

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black cloth backed in brown leather on boards. Three hundred small portraits of historic personages, with a paragraph describing each in small print. Previous owner's name. top edges gilt. Spine joint and corner tip wear, but firmly bound. Approx. 150 pp. View more info

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Cinders & Saltwater; The Story of Atlantic Canada's Railways

By: Woods, Shirley E.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing Limited: 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 011054

ISBN: 1-55109-027-9

Condition: Near Fine


Red paper boards. DJ clean and intact. No writing or damage. This book should help to inform new residents as well as to complete the memories of oldtimers as to how, where, and when we got our railroads (and lost some of them). Generously illustrated with photos and maps. 227 pp. with index plus Credits. View more info

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The Isle of the Massacre; A Tale of the Saint Lawrence

By: Woods, William Carson

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Publishers Syndicate, Limited: 1901

Seller ID: 012326

Condition: Good


Green cloth on boards. Front hinge cracked and glued. Previous owner's name. One illusration missing. 98 pp. View more info

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How to Enjoy the Countryside

By: Woodward, Marcus

Price: $21.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 004992

Condition: Good


Original blue blindstamped cloth on boards. Hodder and Stoughton's People's Library. Nostalgic ruminations on the joys of walking in the English countryside, with frequent comments on animals and birds to be seen there. Brief Christmas, 1928, inscription. Some gutter strains, but no separations. 190 pp. View more info

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Good Fellowship

By: Woolard, Samuel Francis

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wichita, Kansas, Goldsmith-Woolard: 1909

Edition: 177th Thousand

Seller ID: 000963

Condition: Good


Original half-cloth on patterned paper boards, no DJ. Severe gutter strain at pp.32-33, repaired, OW good. Some cover edge wear. A collection of inspirational poems from popular authors. 63 pp. View more info

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Mrs. Dalloway

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hogarth Press: 1963

Edition: Eleventh Impression.

Seller ID: 012000

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. DJ has nickel-size piece missing. Twenty-four hours in the life of a London dowager. She is the "perfect hostess" yet lacks something in her makeup that even probing neighbours fail to discover. She was at heart a snob. 213 pp. View more info

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The Common Reader; First Series

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1957

Edition: Ninth Impression

Seller ID: 004163

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. DJ missing small piece head of spine, and tear at upper back corner. Previous owner's name, otherwise clean and unmarked. First published in 1925, it is an attempt to view literature with the eyes of the Common Reader who is neither scholar nor critic. From the first essay, The Common Reader, one is welcomed to the world of reading for its own sake. 305 pp. View more info

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A Room Of One's Own

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: London, Leonard/Virginia Woolf at Hogarth Press: 1929

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 012278

Condition: Good Plus


Light brown cloth on boards. McMaster University library copy donated by Cyrus Eaton (library bookplate dated November, 1930 ). Gutter crack Pp. 160-161 which I would glue if it were mine. Some light pencil notations in margins. Odor-free. 172 pp. View more info

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New Brunswick School Series; Plane Geometry

By: Wormell, Dr. R.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Thomas Murby: 1882

Seller ID: 012778

Condition: Good Plus


Appendix by W. Brydone Jack, President of the University of New Brunswick. Neat pencil writing on first two endpapers only. No other marks or damage. Black cloth on boards. 248 pp. View more info

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A Course of Natural Philosophy Containing the Elements of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, and Optics

By: Wormell, Richard

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: London, Groombridge and Sons: 1877

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 011408

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Mechanics, 132 pp. Hydrostatics, 68 pp. Optics, 56 pp. Examination Papers for 1871 and 1872, 23 pp. Previous owner's name. All edges red. Clean and sound. View more info

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The Foundations of History; Book C - Pilgrims and Adventurers, Part I

By: Wragge, Phyllis

Price: $15.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 008247

Condition: Very Good


Original deep violet cloth on boards. The first book of two: Early Rome to the Crusades. 208 pp. Previous owner's name. View more info

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The Foundations of History: Book D - Pilgrims and Adventurers, Part II

By: Wragge, Phyllis

Price: $15.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 008248

Condition: Very Good


Original faded purple cloth on boards. From the Crusades to the present day (1920). History for Junior readers. Previous owner's name. 291 pp. View more info

Image for The Red Friendly Book No. 4; Stories From Africa

The Red Friendly Book No. 4; Stories From Africa

By: Wray, Muriel R.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Edinburgh House Press: 1935

Edition: First( No Additional Printings)

Seller ID: 010512

Condition: Good to Very Good


Red paper boards backed in faded red cloth. Woman's Missionary Society stamp. Strained gutter glued. Colour frontispiece, b/w drawings, and six stories. See The Yellow Friendly Book No. 2, stories from China, listed separately. 61 pp. View more info

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Explosion

By: Wren, Percival Christopher

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Longmans, Green: 1935

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 000938

Condition: Fair


Original grey cloth on boards, no DJ. Badly worn and torn, but lovingly repaired and needing more. SEE SCAN. Ex-library copy shows paper tape gutter repairs, sewed spine repair, and gluing of backstrip. Still it all hangs together for a good reading copy. Three hundred million unrepresented peasants under the British Raj... 460 pp. plus an appended author's note that describes a real explosion at Hyderabad similar to the central feature of the novel. View more info