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Image for Christmas in the Big Igloo; True Tales from the Canadian Arctic

Christmas in the Big Igloo; True Tales from the Canadian Arctic

By: Harper, Kenn (Ed.)

Price: $37.00 USD

Publisher: Yellowknife, NWT, Outcrop Ltd.: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004588

ISBN: 0919315070

Condition: Good Plus


Original dark blue paper boards. Light ink scripples inside both covers. Short stories depicting the celebration of Christmas by various authors familiar with Northern customs. 55 pp. View more info

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The Church of Saint Paul in Halifax, Nova Scotia:1749-1949

By: Harris, Reginald V.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: 006107

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ worn head and foot of spine. Previous owner's name. A 200-year history of the first Protestant church in Canada. Previous owner's name.310 pp. including index. View more info

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Pioneering in North York; A History of the Borough

By: Hart, Patricia W.

Price: $17.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, General Publishing Company, Limited: 1968

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006638

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red cloth decorated in black stripes on boards. Signed by the author on title page. DJ has taped repairs inside. A scholarly work of 324 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Power of Tolerance; And Other Speeches

By: Harvey, George

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1911

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005823

Condition: Good Plus


Original olive cloth on boards. Harvey began his career as a news reporter. After serving as an aid to New Jersey's governor, he became managing editor of the New York World. He invested in electric railways, and then returned to publishing. He is credited with recommending Woodrow Wilson as President, but then fell out with him. At the 1920 Republican Convention he supported Senator Harding, who appointed Harvey as ambassador to England after his election as President. Pencilled name in front. Rear hinge cracked. 326 pp. View more info

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Following Historic Trails; Famous Indian Leaders

By: Hauck, Philomena/ Snow, Kathleen M.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Calgary, Detselig Enterprises, Ltd.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012490

ISBN: 0-920490-99-9

Condition: Very Good


Dekanahwideh, Chief Membertou, Kondiaronk, Pontiac, Joseph Brant, Crowfoot, Maquinna, with Glossary and Bibliography. 90 pp. View more info

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Grandfather's Chair, or True Stories From New England History and Biographical Stories

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, W.B. Conkey Co.:

Seller ID: 012114

Condition: Good


Tan cloth on boards with colour illustration. Small hole in pp. 17-18. Lady Arbella and Mr. Johnson. Anne Hutchinson. Oliver Cromwell. George Fox. John Eliot and the Indian Bible. Sir William Phips. Cotton Mather. Witchcraft, etc. An ingenious device by which to teach history to young people. 188 pp., heavily hand-soiled. View more info

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Acadian-Cajun Genealogy: Step By Step

By: Hebert, Timothy

Price: $85.00 USD

Publisher: Lafayette, Louisiana, The Center for Louisiana Studies: 1993

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005129

ISBN: 0940984873

Condition: Near Fine


Original white trade paperback. A well-organized handbook to help anyone of Acadian descent to answer whatever questions they have about their ancestors - who they were, where they came from, and where they went. 146 pp. Scarce ! (Out of print). View more info

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Old Cornish Bridges and Streams (Cornish Studies, No. 1)

By: Henderson, Charles and Coates, Henry

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, University College of the Southwest, Exeter/ Simpkin Marshall: 1928

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006224

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original off-white card covers. Light cover handsoil. 133 pp. including index. View more info

The Rum Running Years

By: Hennigar, "Ted" R.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Hantsport, N.S., Lancelot Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013149

ISBN: 0-88999-160-X

Condition: Very Good Minus


Original blue trade paperback decorated and lettered in black. Multiple small abrasions in card cover (front and back) near spine where something sharp has been poked into it (not affecting text). The author, a native of Nova Scotia, gives a colourful account of the illegal liquor trade along the Atlantic coast between the World Wars. 131 pp. View more info

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Maori and Settler; A Story of the New Zealand War

By: Henty, G.A.

Price: $19.00 USD

Publisher: London, Blackie:

Edition: Undated Reprint

Seller ID: 002938

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth with black lettering on boards. Two tiny foot tears in DJ verso, taped inside. Author states this is a factual account centred on the massacre at Poverty Bay in 1868. 352 pp. View more info

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Heroines of Canadian History

By: Herrington, W.S.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Wiliam Briggs: 1909

Seller ID: 008039

Condition: Good


Original green cloth on boards. Brief sketches of pioneering women of Canada, first prepared as an address to the Lennox and Addington Historical Society, Napanee, Ontario. Previous owner's name. One gathering re-inserted. 78 pp. View more info

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Defend Marxism Leninism !; Documents of Struggle in the Australian Communist Movement

By: Hill, E. F., Et al

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Coburg, N. 13, Challenge Press Party, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 011597

Condition: Good Plus


Speeches by various members of the Australian Communist Party criticizing its own leaders and the leaders of the Soviet Union for pulling away from Marxism-Leninism. Internecine controversy of the 1960's, re Eisenhower, Kennedy, etc. 92 pp. View more info

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Handbook of Indians of Canada; Sessional Paper No. 21-A

By: Hodge, Frederick Webb

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, C.H. Parmalee, King's Printer: 1913

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009519

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Red cloth with gilt titles on boards. Reprinted from Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, which was Bulletin No. 30, Bureau of American Ethnology. However, Sessional Paper No. 21-A includes only those tribes residing wholly or in part in Canada. Heavy book will need extra postage. Map of Indian Treaties 1850-1912 and Map of Aborigines of Canada, America, and Greenland. 632 pp. with Index. View more info

Christmas in the Maritimes; A Treasury of Stories and Memories

By: Hogg, Elaine Ingalls

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing, Ltd.: 2006

Seller ID: 012986

ISBN: 1551095947

Condition: Very Good


A broad selection of Christmas stories that will appeal to all ages. 152 pp. View more info

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Every-Day Topics; A Book of Briefs

By: Holland, J.G.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner, Armstrong and Company: 1876

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006159

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name, with no other writing and no damage. The author was editor of Scribner's Monthly. The essays in this book were gathered from the last five years of the monthly. Culture, Literature, Criticism, Popular Lectures, Personal Dangers, Personal Development, Preaching, Christianity and Science, Revivals and Reforms, Christian Practice, Church of the Future, Common Moralities, Woman, Woman and Home, Amusements, Temperance, Social Intercourse, Town and Country, Rich and Poor, Politics, American Life. 391 pp. View more info

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Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus 1954-1959

By: Holland, Robert

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: First - First Published 1998

Seller ID: 009093

Condition: Near Fine


Original black cloth on boards. A brief but important "window" on the situation in Cyprus by a Brit, who by his nationality represents no more than 1/4 of the total picture. The Orthodox Church, Cypriots of Greek or Turkish sympathies, and other less prominent bodies also play a role. The United Nations has resorted to a "Green Line" between the Turkish North and Greek South. Over all is the theme of Enosis, or union with Greece, believed by some to have been promised by the British overlords sometime after 1878. 347 exciting pages ! Book is lightly cocked. View more info

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Feminist Theory; From Margin to Center

By: Hooks, Bell

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, MA, South End Press: 1987

Edition: Third Printing Stated

Seller ID: 010608

ISBN: 0-89608-221-0

Condition: Good Plus


Reddish-brown paperback just like the other one except this one has no cover illustration. This one has fewer highlights and underlines. 170 pp. plus bibliography. View more info

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Feminist Theory; From Margin to Center

By: Hooks,Bell

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, South End Press: 1984

Seller ID: 010607

ISBN: 0-89608-221-0

Condition: Good


Reddish-brown paperback. Numerous underlines and marginal notes. Examines core issues and advocates for change. We have the Third Printing, 1987, also, listed separately. 174 pp. plus bibliography. View more info

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Life After Life; A Story of Rage and Redemption

By: Hopkins, Evans D.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Free Press/Simon and Schuster, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First (Number Line Begins in 1)

Seller ID: 007894

Condition: Very Good


Original paper boards. Member of the Black Panther Party, Hopkins came to widespread attention after writing "Who's Afraid of Virginia's Chair?" while serving a sentence for armed robbery. 287 pp. ISBN 0-7432-4623-3. Remainder mark. View more info

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Reminiscences of Mennonite Life in Waterloo County

By: Horst, Mary Ann

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Kitchener, ON, Self-published: 1996

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006418

ISBN: 0-9680722-0-8

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo soft cover, stapled. The author was born into an Old Order Mennonite home in the Kitchener area, but later transferred to the more progressive Mennonite Conference of Eastern Canada. She tells us of her school days, schisms in the church, other Mennonite groups, revivals, and quiet times. Several black/white photos. 79 pp. plus ads. View more info