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Image for A Stake in the West; Carnduff and District

A Stake in the West; Carnduff and District

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Carnduff, Sask., Carnduff & District Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010272

ISBN: 0-88925-116-9

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Gold cloth on boards. A masterful gathering of information from the area. Surely anyone with family in this region will find something of interest in this huge volume. No writing or damage. 1096 pp. plus several blank leaves for notes. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for Indians of the Prairie Provinces (An Historical Review)

Indians of the Prairie Provinces (An Historical Review)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Indian Affairs Branch, DIAND: 1967

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010641

Condition: Near Fine


Green paperback showing bison in black. Explorers and Traders. Early Missionaries (by church). Rebellion. Education. No writing or damage to this book. 26 pp. wit h bibliography. View more info

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Linguistic and Cultural Affiliations of Canadian Indian Bands

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Indian Affairs Branch, DIAND: 1967

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010642

Condition: Very Good


Orange paperback showing teepee motif. Cultural areas. Associated bands. 26 pp. No writing or damage to this book. View more info

Image for On  the Question of Korea; Speeches of Representatives at the 30th Session of the U.N. General Assembly

On the Question of Korea; Speeches of Representatives at the 30th Session of the U.N. General Assembly

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pyongyang, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1978

Seller ID: 011087

Condition: Very Good


Blue softcover. The United Nations General Assembly discussed the item on Korea entitled "Creation of favourable conditions for converting the armistice into a durable peace in Korea ..."- P. 1. Withdrawal of the "United Nations Command" by the United States appeared to be the initial step. 315 pp. View more info

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Strengthen Unity of Action, Frustrate the Designs of the Aggressors ! USSR Conference, Etc.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Moscow News: 1965

Edition: Special Issue, 1965

Seller ID: 011596

Condition: Good Plus


Classic Soviet propaganda booklet from June, 1965. Resolution, Statement, Report, and Co-Report of USSR Conference of Soviet Public for Peace, National Independence, and Disarmament by N.S. Tikhonov, K.A. Guseinov, et al, re Vietnam. Text in English. Staples rusty. 32 pp. View more info

Image for Between the Wars 1919-1938; A Chronicle of Peacetime

Between the Wars 1919-1938; A Chronicle of Peacetime

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Enderby, Leicester, Promotional Reprint Co., Ltd.: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011724

ISBN: 1-85648-237-5

Condition: Very Good


Glossy paper on boards. No writing or damage. After WW I the world breathed a sigh of relief, but Hitler was gaining stength, and became Chancellor in 1933. Major events from every facet of life are shown in b/w photos. Heavy book will need extra postage. 270 pp. View more info

Indian Claims in Canada; An Essay and Bibliography

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Research Resource Centre, Indian Claims Commission: 1975

Seller ID: 012631

Condition: Very Good


Blue softcover in French and English. Essay, Bibliography, and Selected Library Holdings. 278 pp. View more info

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The Long Day; The Story of a New York Working Girl as Told By Herself

By: "Rose Fortune"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Century Co.: 1905

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004745

Condition: Good


Original green cloth on boards. "Rose Fortune" is a name the author chooses for herself as she works in a box factory. Previous owner's name and college library stamp. Shaken, with cover edge wear, but easily readable. 303 pp. View more info

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If Ever Two Were One

By: Abbot, Francis Ellingwood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Regan Bookis/HarperCollins: 2004

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009166

Condition: Very Good


Original flowered cloth on boards. A private diary of love eternal kept by Francis Ellingwood Abbot, 1855-1903, including responses from his beloved wife, Katie.t. Edited by Brian A. Sullivan. Gift inscription to previous owners. 283 pp. plus Chronology and Notes on Sources. View more info

Women at Work; Ontario 1850-1930

By: Acton, Janice and Others (Eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Women's Educational Press: 1974

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 012625

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Photo cover paperback in unmarked condition. Light cover crease. What appears to be an excellent value in background and promotion of working women in Ontario. White spots in cover photo are in the photo itself. 405 pp. View more info

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We Stood Alone

By: Adams, Elihu

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1944

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 005832

Condition: Very Good


Original beige cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ lightly chipped along head. In this era of Valkyrie popularity, here is a book that demonstrates a similar theme: Some of the most privileged people turn out to be the best fighters for their country's freedom ! The American author married a Polish diplomat who did his best to defy Hitler but died in a plane crash in 1937 after German attempts on his life. She learns that many young Poles are giving up their comfortable... View more info

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The Mothers of Plaza De Mayo; The Story of Renee Epelbaum 1976-1985

By: Agosin, Marjorie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stratford, ON, Williams-Wallace Publishers: 1989

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 010606

ISBN: 0-88795-081-7

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


White photo cover paperback. Translated from the Spanish by Janice Malloy. Renee Epelbaum is the mother of three children, Claudio, Lila, and Luis, who were victims of "disappearance" by the military regime in Argentina in 1976. 121 pp. View more info

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Wheeling; A Pictorial History

By: Ainsworth, Elizabeth Yeager and Ainsworth, Robert G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norfolk, VA, Donning Company, Publishers: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 009555

Condition: Good


Green cloth on boards. DJ adhering to cover, apparently as a result of dampness. Blue ink or water stain to tops of several pages, not affecting text or dark photos. Predominantly photographic record of this major West Virginia city, the first and frequent capital, but losing that honour to Charleston in 1885. 184 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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Hey Ma ! I Did It

By: Aitken, Margaret (M.P.) With Sanders, Byrne Hope

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited: 1953

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Authors

Seller ID: 003935

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ chipped and torn along head, with small piece missing. I am approached, Strictly on my own, Nomination night, Coronation interlude, Election fight, Election night, The long count. Margaret Aitken had gone to the annual convention of the Progressive Conservatives as a reporter for the Toronto Telegram. While there, she was "approached" to run for the position of M.P. for York-Humber. 213 pp. View more info

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Musings and Memories

By: Albert, Carrie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Denmark, N. B., The Family: 2000

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 011051

ISBN: 9686971-0-0

Condition: Very Good


Grey paperback. Articles by Carrie published in Cataract Weekly over a period of 30 years. Family; Musings: Danish Customs and History; Ancestry; and Tributes. 277 pp. View more info

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The Metis People of Canada; A History

By: Alberta Federation of Metis Settlement and Daniel and Alda Anderson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Metis Development Branch: 1978

Seller ID: 010593

Condition: Very Good


Brown photo cover paperback. Brief note on title page. Several photos. Puzzles and word games. 128 pp. View more info

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Sketches of Life Among My Ain Folk

By: Alexander, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, David Douglas: 1882

Seller ID: 008146

Condition: Good


Original green cloth on boards. Front hinge glued. First free endpaper missing. Pencil scrawls, not affecting text. Mary Malcolmson's Wee Maggie, Couper Sandy, Francie Herriegerie's Sharger Laddie, Baubie Huie's Bastard Geet. and Glengillodram. 248 pp. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Remembering the Farm

By: Anderson, Allan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1979

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 012566

ISBN: 0-7705-1827-3

Condition: Good Plus


Blue photo cover paperback. No writing. No damage, but a bit soiled on edges. Reminders of the way it used to be. 287 pp. View more info

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The Fur Fort

By: Andrews, R. J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ginn and Company: 1970

Seller ID: 010953

Condition: Very Good


Colour softcover booklet of 24 pp. One of the Ginn Studies in Canadian History. Previous owner's name. No other marks or damage. View more info