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The King's Royal Regiment of New York/ Index, Appendices, and a Master Muster Roll

By: Cruikshank, Brig. Gen. Ernest A./ Watt, Gavin K. (Ed.)

Price: $110.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario Historical Society: 1984

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 006566

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Previous owner's bookplate and endpaper notes. A book about Canada and Canadians, especially Ontarians, in the years between 1775 and 1783. As well as the two main features of the book, a number of related clippings, brochures, and photographs are laid in. 295 pp., including index. View more info

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Debrett's Family Historian; A Guide to Tracing Your Ancestry

By: Currer-Briggs, Noel and Gambier, Royston

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Collins Publishers: 1981

Edition: First (Synonymously with Webb & Bower)

Seller ID: 010665

ISBN: 0-00-216858-8

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing or damage. 205 pp. View more info

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The Voice of Dafoe; A Selection of Editorials on Collective Security, 1931-1944

By: Dafoe, John W. (Ed. By W.L. Morton)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited: 1945

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003397

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. DJ chipped head and foot, repaired inside with invisible tape. Dafoe was Editor-in-Chief of the Winnipeg Free Press from 1903 to 1944. Gift inscription. 293 pp. with index. View more info

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Growing Up African

By: David, Jay and Harrington, Helise

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., William Morrow and Company: 1971

Seller ID: 001439

Condition: As New


Original beige boards on brown half-cloth. Pictorial DJ. Both as new. Black Africans recount their childhoods in Africa. 287 pp. with historical highlights and bibliography. View more info

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The Real Paradise; Memories of Africa 1950-1963

By: Davidson, Ann M.

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Durham, Pentland Press, Ltd.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012516

ISBN: 1-85821-044-5

Condition: Very Good


Recently at home in St. Andrews, N.B., the author lived for 13 years in Nyasaland, which became Malawi. An inspired correspondent. Large foldout map. Laid in is an ad from Scottish World. 548 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Ruffles and Rapiers

By: Davies, Blodwen

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1930

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011229

Condition: Very Good


Orange cloth on boards. DJ nearly complete, but with scattered nicks and small tears. Previous owner's name. 124 pp. View more info

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The First Sex

By: Davis, Elizabeth Gould

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1971

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 010362

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Black cloth on boards. DJ mildly crimped head and foot. No writing. Mild edge soil. Related clippings laid in. DJ quote, "The book that proves that woman's contribution to civilization has been greater than man's." 382 pp. with index. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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Peoples of the Maritimes; Mi'kmaq

By: Davis, Stephen A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing Limited: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011170

ISBN: 1-55109-180-1

Condition: Near Fine


Colour photo cover paperback. Note: Text pages use the spelling, Micmac. Preferred is Mi'kmaq. One important site is Debert, N.S., where many stone tools and spear points have been found. The 74 pages of this book are much too limited to provide a useful understanding of this tribe's heritage. View more info

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Constitutional Issues in Canada 1900-1931

By: Dawson, Robert MacGregor

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1933

Seller ID: 007624

Condition: Good


Origiinal black cloth on boards. Inscribed: "Walter W.V. Foster, Dec. 25, 33, In memory of the legal rights of the Maritimes. W.E.F." The donor was Walter Edward Foster, 17th Premier of New Brunswick. The recipient was his son. Deals with a broad range of related issues including the resignation of the King government, elections frauds, and the reform of the Senate. Front hinge cracked at ttle page. 482 pp. including index. View more info

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New Brunswick's Unsung Heroes

By: Dearborn, Dorothy

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Neptune Publishing Co.: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 012439

ISBN: 1-896 270-10-7

Condition: Very Good


Yellow softcover of 123 pp. Heart-rending stories of rescue by neighbours, officials, and friends. View more info

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From Humble Beginnings; The Story of Agriculture in New Brunswick

By: DeMerchant, E. B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., N.B. Ag and Rural Dev./ N.B. Fed. Of Ag.: 1983

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007354

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original colour photo cover paperback. Previous owner's name. It all began with a garden planted on St. Croix Island in 1604 by followers of Sieur De Monts, who was accompanied by Samuel de Champlain, a geographer and historian. Forced to move to Port Royal the following year, the little French colony struggled on until overrun by the British in 1613, after which it was batted back and forth between English and French until the expulsion of the Acadians in 1755. 94 pp. View more info

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Revolution and Equilibrium

By: Deming, Barbara

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Grossman Publishers: 1971

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 009497

Condition: Very Good


Tan trade paperback. A number of essays by this nonviolent peace activist who died in 1984. Gutter break at Pp. 150-151 necessitated gluing. 269 pp. View more info

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Britain in Arms (L'Effort Britannique)

By: Destree, Jules

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Lane: 1917

Edition: First

Seller ID: 007436

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Translated from the French by J. Lewis May. Destree was a lawyer and journalist who was very active in the social and political world of Belgium. He was so concerned with the lack of unity in the country in this critical time that he had written to the king in to the effect that there were no Belgians, but rather only citizens of either Flanders or Wallonia. Since he had earlier suggested an autonomous Wallonia, his home region, his motivatioin is open to question. When Germany invaded in 1914, he fled to France, where he continued to promote the Belgian cau... View more info

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Origine Des Familles

By: Dionne, N.-E.

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Company: 1969

Seller ID: 009397

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Withdrawn from university library. Text in French. 611 pp. View more info

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Vikings; A History of t he Norse People

By: Dougherty, Martin J.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Amber Books, Ltd.: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012351

ISBN: 978-1-78274-061

Condition: Near Fine


Photo cover on paper boards. Colorful and generously-illustrated, with just enough history. 224 pp. with index. View more info

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The Acadian Exiles; A Chronicle of the Land of Evangeline

By: Doughty, Arthur G.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1916

Seller ID: 010159

Condition: Good Plus


Blue leather on flexible board. No. 9 in the Chronicles of Canada Series. Top edges gilt. No writing. Some loose pages re-attached. The sad story of Charnisay and La Tour. The Lawrence regime. Expulsion. 178 pp. with index. View more info

How to Get Elected; Governor Plumtree's Practical Rules for Politicians

By: Doyle, Arthur T.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Best Seller Books, Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition (No Additional Printings.)

Seller ID: 013150

ISBN: 0-920920-00-4

Condition: Very Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards with somewhat rubbed silver gilt titles. The politician's job is to get elected, and then re-elected. This book's chapters are 36 tongue-in-cheek rules for winning an election: "The Politician Lies and Evades the Truth" is Rule #17. The author is a former newspaper publisher, national television and radio commentator, and keynote speaker who lives in Fredericton, New Brunswick. He has written several other books, especially concerning New Brunswick history. 190 pp. including "Politician's Dictionary". View more info

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For King, Constitution, & Country; The English Loyalists and the French Revolution

By: Dozier, Robert R.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012249

ISBN: 0-8131-1490-X

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Unmarked and undamaged book and DJ. Thomas Paine, recently arrived in America from England, took a strong stand in support of the Revolution, notably promoted by his pamphlets. Living in France in the 1790's he was imprisoned for his views on revolution there, but was freed by James Monroe. 213 pp. View more info

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Dorothy Thompson's English Journey; The Record of an Anglo-American Friendship

By: Drawbell, James Wedgwood

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Collins: 1942

Seller ID: 002590

Condition: Good


Original brght red cloth on boards. Shaken, with some strained gutters. Another chapter in the life of Dorothy Thompson, New York Herald Tribune columnist, radio broadcaster, and onetime wife of Sinclair Lewis, centred on her trip to Great Britain in the interval between the fall of France and the Battle of Britain. Thompson was the first American correspondent to be expelled from Germany by Hitler (1934). Several photos. 256 pp. View more info

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Writing Beyond the Ending; Narrative Strategies of Twentieth-Century Women Writers

By: Duplessis, Rachel Blau

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 010627

ISBN: 0-253-20345-7

Condition: Good to Very Good


Dark blue illustrated cover paperback. Underlining limited to first 8 pp. Endings and Contradictions. The Rupture of Story and The Story of an African Farm. Breaking the Sentence; Breaking the Sequence. Perceiving the other-side of everything. Notes. 253 pp. with index. View more info