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Image for India (Peeps at Many Lands)

India (Peeps at Many Lands)

By: Finnemore, John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black, Ltd.: 1924

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007200

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Eight full-page colour drawings. Reading the Contents page impressed upon me the variety of both geography and society in this ancient country. Truly a land of great contrsts ! Some foxing spots to front edges. 92 pp. View more info

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Eye-Witness; An Anthology of British Reporting

By: Fisher, John (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1960

Edition: First - First Published 1960

Seller ID: 007752

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ shows water stain. One chilling account from 1958 records the execution of a couple for murder - the man by decapitation and the woman by stoning - in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 284 pp. View more info

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Chicago and A Century of Progress

By: Flader, Louis (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Edward J. Wonn: 1933

Seller ID: 008373

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original gold paper boards with small pastedown. A thorough photographic excursion through Chicago of the 30's, showing dozens of public buildings. An optimistic look at the future, so soon after the stock market crash ! How many of these imposing and expensive structures are still in use after nearly 80 years ? Unpaginated. Approx. 94 pp. View more info

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Waiting for the Wave; AThe Reform Party and Preston Manning

By: Flanagan, Tom

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010480

ISBN: 0-7737-2862-7

Condition: Very Good


Black paper on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing. Minor foxing to edges only. 235 pp. View more info

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Jivaro; Among the Head-Shrinkers of the Amazon

By: Flornoy, Bertrand

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London / Toronto, ELEK / Ryerson: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012675

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ. Appears to be an authentic expedition into the Upper Amazon,the realm of the Jivaros. 224 pp. with index. View more info

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Island in Revolt (Signed)

By: Foley, Charles

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1962

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009099

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. Charles Foley's account of life in Nicosia as the editor of a newly-founded newspaper. Moves along quickly. Brits sem to be regarded as not-so-necessary evils as the struggle for "enosis" (union with Greece) heats up. EOKA and General Grivas will give him something to write about ! Designated to be given to Jane Armstrong, signed "With love, Charles" on title page, and a longer inscription to Jane, "who has the bug, too". Jane was the wife of and fellow -correspondent with her husband, Lawrence Earl, formerly Larry Wiezel, of Saint Jo... View more info

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The Happy Time

By: Fontaine, Robert

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Venture Press, Simon and Schuster: 1945

Seller ID: 000542

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth with red and yellow pastedown label on boards, good DJ with some internal taped repairs to DJ only. The story of the goings-on in a two-family house in Ottawa in the 20's. Chapter titles begin with God Hit a Home Run, and end with Little Green Apples. As good for improving family life now as when it was first published. 269 pp. View more info

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With Enthusiasm and Faith; History of the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, 1930-1972 (Signed)

By: Forbes, Elizabeth (Bess)

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs: 1974

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003391

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original yellow trade paperback lettered in green. Signed by the author. 170 pp. View more info

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PQ Rene Levesque & the Parti Quebecois in Power

By: Fraser, Graham

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1984

Seller ID: 007920

Condition: Very Good


Original red paper boards backed in maroon cloth. Winning, The Politics of Pride, The Referendum, The Politics of Humiliation. A rather personal view by a man who grew up in Quebec.and spent a good portion of his reporting life trying to understand and explain it. If the PQ has been a mystery to you, this book might help to clarify it. ISBN 0-7715-9793-2. 434 pp. View more info

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The Show Must Not Go On

By: Frith, Senator Royce and Kuchar, Len

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Outremont, QC, Robert Davies Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 009331

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated cover trade paperback. Add this to your collection of Mulroney-bashing books ! Even though it's 20 years old it can probably get your juices flowing again ! 182 pp. View more info

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The Tingley Family Revised; Volume II, Being a Record of the Descendants of Samuel Tingley of Malden, Mass.

By: Frye, Marian McCauley

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Self-published: 1972

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009275

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing except related notes on endpapers. Volume I listed separately. 599 pp. View more info

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King's Men; The Soldier Founders of Ontario

By: Fryer, Mary Beacock

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press, Limited: 1980

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006568

ISBN: 0919670512

Condition: Near Fine


Original black paper boards. Previous owner's name, notes, and bookplate on endpapers. Background and Perspective; The Provincial Corps, Northern Department; and Afterwards. Another book by a respected author on the subject of the Loyalists. Fifteen maps, colored photos, and a few clippings laid in make this another valuable resource. 392 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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The Convention Speeches of Roe Fulkerson

By: Fullard, Harold

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Kiwanis Magazine: 1946

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006495

Condition: Very Good


Original reddish-brown cloth on boards. Cover title rubbed. No writing except "1946, Christmas Greetings, Bill Kotchapaw "(signed). I twigged to the name Kotchapaw because I lived in Prince Edward County, Ontario, for many years and had heard it there. Roe Parham Fulkerson was the first editor of Kiwanis Magazine, and was known as a popular speaker and writer. Among his credits is the first appearance in print of the words, "He Aint Heavy, He's My Brother," which was later chosen as title of the popular song as well as the motto of Boystown. William Gorsline Kotchapaw was... View more info

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The British Liberal Party; An Historical Sketch

By: Fyfe, Hamilton

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005559

Condition: Good Plus


Original black cloth on boards. Library bookplate and return label. Small nick head of spine. The author (1869-1951) was a prolific writer who had served as a war correspondent in World War I. 272 pp. including index. View more info

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Some Traditional Scottish Dances

By: G. Douglas Taylor

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing: 1955

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 006195

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Front. photo of author, and forty drawings of dance steps by Eileen Mayo. Solo dances, Reels for 4 or 8, country dances. Foxing shadows on endpapers. No writing. 82 pp. View more info

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The Paston Letters

By: Gairdner, James

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Gloucester, Alan Sutton: 1986

Seller ID: 005041

ISBN: 0862993067

Condition: Very Good


Original orange pictorial soft cover. Family correspondence of one of the most influential families of East Anglia in the late Middle Ages. Six volumes in one book, individually paginated. This large book will need extra postage, so please inquire before ordering. View more info

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Abandoned in Hard Times; A True Story

By: Gault, George-Alex

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Dartmouth, NS, Marshland Press: 2002

Seller ID: 001379

Condition: As New


Original photo cover trade paperback, as new and unread. 165 pp. By the author of "All About Angels." View more info

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Prehistoric Lithic Types of New England (Signed)

By: Georgiady, Jeff and Brockmann, Mark

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Farmington, ME, Franklin Printing: 2002

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 008131

Condition: Very Good


Original white illustrated softcover. Library "withdrawn" stamps. No damage. The purpose of this book is to "document known lithic resources."- Introduction. Not only are sources of various materials located in New England, but they are linked to other areas as far as Labrador and the Ohio Valley. A little-known fact is that stones good for making tools and weapons were traded, sometimes to places hundreds of miles away from their sources. An impressive book with Glossary and References. 136 pp. plus inside covers and back cover. View more info

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Holocaust Journey; Traveling in Search of the Past

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas and McIntyre: 1997

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010554

ISBN: 1-55054-595-7

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Several photos. A group of London university students take a two-week trip to several sites associated with Jewish history before and after World War II. 480 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Lure Of the City

By: Gill, Thomas M. (Sabattis)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: 1930

Edition: Second Edition, October, 1930

Seller ID: 000226

Condition: Very Good


Original mottled green soft board covers with matching EPs. Substantial scattered foxing throughout, but too good to be graded Good. B/W photos of scenes throughout Nova Scotia. Protagonists include Mark Ashton of New York City and Andrew Macpherson, local farmer. 144 pp. View more info