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Image for The Modern British Essayists, Vol. VII; Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd and Critical and Miscellaneous Essays By James Stephen In One Volume (Bound Together Into One Volume)

The Modern British Essayists, Vol. VII; Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd and Critical and Miscellaneous Essays By James Stephen In One Volume (Bound Together Into One Volume)

By: "B.B" (D.J. Watkins-Pitchford)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, A. Hart, Late Carey & Hart: 1852

Seller ID: 009879

Condition: Good to Very Good


Brown cloth on boards, lettered in gilt. Essays of two authors bound into one volume. Talfourd, 176 pp. Stephen, 158 pp. Among Talfourd's subjects are British Novels and Romances, Modern Periodical Literature, and The Melo-Dramas Against Gambling. Among Stephens's subjects are Life and Times of Richard Baxter, Physical Theory of Another Life, and Ignatius Loyola and His Associates. "Kingston Lyceum" in ink handwriting on first free endpaper. No other writing. Tiny nick our of head of spine. Light foxing limited to rear (blank) endpapers. Both writers were lawyers who added ... View more info

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The Disciples; An Interpretation (Disciples of Christ)

By: Abbott, B.A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, The Bethany Press: 1924

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006267

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. A history and promotion piece for the Disciples of Christ. 255 pp. including index. View more info

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Maritime Mystic

By: Anderson, Virginia B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Mystic, CT., Marine Historical Association: 1962

Seller ID: 010047

Condition: Very Good


Light green softcover in very good condition. Political development. Industries and trade. Sea-borne economy. 88 pp. with Index. Minor staple holes in rear cover. View more info

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The Fisherman's Bedside Book

By: B. B.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1945

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010854

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. How, when, and where record-holders caught the big ones ! 568 pp. View more info

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Gyldendal's English-Norwegian & Norwegian-English Dictionary

By: Berulfsen, B./ Scavenius, H.

Price: $20.00 USD

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 USD

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

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Canadians at Last; Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province

By: Blake, Raymond B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1994

Seller ID: 011387

ISBN: 0-8020-6978-9

Condition: Good to Very Good


Photo cover paperback. Newfoundland made it into Canada on the sixth try, March 31, 1949. View more info

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White Wolves

By: Bower, B.M.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Little,Brown: 1927

Edition: C. 1927, Published Jan., 1927

Seller ID: 000413

Condition: Good


Original light brown cloth on boards, title in black within blue box. No DJ. Bookseller's stamp and small inscription on FFEP. Minor edge wear and careless dog-earing, but not affecting text, which is clean and complete. Cocked. 298 pp. Bertha Muzzy Bower (1871-1940) was an American woman writer of "Westerns". Her first and best-liked of this type was Chip of the Flying U - Reader's Encyclopedia. View more info

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Cabin Fever; A Novel

By: Bower, B.M.

Price: $19.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1918

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005222

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Previous owner's name. Edges grimy. Begins with the author's ruminations about the malady, and then takes up the story just as the protagonist, Bud Moore, is having serious problems with his wife, who has a young baby. 291 pp. View more info

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The Quirt

By: Bower, B.M. (Bertha Muzzy Sinclair-Cowan)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1920

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 005683

Condition: Fair to Good


Original blue-green cloth on boards. The less you have, the more careful you are of your possessions. Hunter and Johnson owned a good spread, but they kept a close watch on it - except when they were sick or had drunk too much. 298 pp. Previous owner's name. Some cover scuffing. View more info

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The Little Book of Geneva

By: Bradfield, B.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Geneva, Librairie Kundig: 1926

Seller ID: 001754

Condition: Very Good


Original beige softcover book with pictorial cover. The Secret of the City's Attraction: Story, Surroundings, and Internationalism. Narrative Description of the Reformation Monument. Account of the International Association. Eight maps and 24 illustrations ( chiefly photos of buildings ). 96 pp. plus foldout map and several ads. View more info

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Little Stories About Newfoundland

By: Brifett, Frances B.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, J.M Dent & Sons, Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: 005485

Condition: Good Plus


Original blue cloth decorated in red and black, lettered in black, on boards. Union Jack frontispiece is missing. Book One of Dent's Newfoundland History Readers. Colour portrait of Viking by Herbert Norris. 56 pp. Scarce. View more info

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Zero Energy Growth for Canada

By: Brooks, David B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart Limited: 1981

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004717

ISBN: 0771016190

Condition: Very Good


Original white cloth on boards. Unclipped pictorial DJ. What is Zero Energy Growth ?, How Much Conservation ?, Feasibility of Zero Energy Growth, Getting from Here to There, The Politics of ZNG. Previous owner's name. 304 pp. View more info

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Sonnets from the Portuguese

By: Browning, E.B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: 1891

Seller ID: 012424

Condition: Good to Very Good


Light tan cover of stiff, hard material similar to French Ivory, lightly soiled. Laurel Wreath Series. Four full-color plates. 47 pp. Printed in Bavaria. View more info

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The National Air and Space Museum

By: Bryan, C.D.B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Abrams: 1979

Seller ID: 000235

Condition: Good


Original purple cloth over boards, blind-stamped titles. No DJ. Some mildew spots on cover and foredges. Full of colour photographs. History of early attempts to fly up to then-current space exploration. Chapter on World War II aircraft. 504 pp. A big, heavy book. View more info

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The Apostolic Age

By: Caird, G.B. (D.Phil.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First

Seller ID: 010667

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. First free endpaper missing upper corner (name removed). Six pp. underlined. No other damage. At the time of his death, the author was Dean Ireland's Professor of Exegesis of Holy Scripture at the University of Oxford. 222 pp. with index. View more info

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La Vie De Joseph-Francois Perrault; Surnomme Le Pere De L'Education Du Peuple Canadien

By: Casgrain, P. B.

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Quebec City, C. Darveau: 1898

Seller ID: 004814

Condition: Good


Original red cloth printed in gold on boards. Bookplate and spine label, and ink stamp of Natural History Society Library of New Brunswick. Frontispiece and cover tissue separated 2 inches at foot. 173 pp. plus appendices. View more info

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Figure It Out for Yourself

By: Chase, James Hadley (R.B. Raymond)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Limited: 1950

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005870

Condition: Good


Original black cloth on boards. One of many mysteries by this London-born author. The detective tells the story in first person. 256 pp. View more info

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Finite Groups and Quantum Theory

By: Chesnut, D.B.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Wiley-Interscience: 1974

Seller ID: 006379

ISBN: 0471154458

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original bright blue blindstamped cloth on boards. DJ minimally nicked at head. Title page missing. "The aim of the book is to present in a readable way the basic mathematical ideas and structure behind the theory of point groups, emphasizing its basic use and application in quantum mechanics." - Preface. Very clean. No writing. Publisher's small paper label. 254 pp. View more info

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The Religious Life of Acadia

By: Chute, A.C./ Boggs, W.B.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Wolfville, N.S., Acadia Alumni Association: 1933

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002794

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth with lettering and crest in gilt. Acadia University history in top-notch condition. Builds on Boggs's manuscript of 1912, which he gave to Chute, who edited and enlarged it. After publication in serial form in the Maritime Baptist it was finally brought together in this book. Several photo portraits accompany the text. There are no marks or damage, but a hint of foxing freckles decorates the foredges. 249 pp. View more info