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Image for Frontiers of Enchantment; An Artist's Adventures in Africa

Frontiers of Enchantment; An Artist's Adventures in Africa

By: Leigh, W. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1938

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 010847

Condition: Very Good


Beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. The artist/author finds his preconception of Africa to be faulty. He describes it as "a marvelous virgin reservoir of incomparable inspiration."- p. xl. Heavy book will need extra postage. 299 pp. plus biography. View more info

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African Stories

By: Lessing, Doris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1981

Edition: First Touchstone Edition

Seller ID: 011389

ISBN: 0-671-42809-8

Condition: Good


32 short stories. 666 pp. Normal cover wear. Light chipping to base of spine. No writing. View more info

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The Whispering Leaves of Palestine

By: Lewis, Rev. A.W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Fleming H. Revell Company: 1895

Seller ID: 009008

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Endpapers only are foxed. Interior clean. The author speaks briefly of various samples of vegetation in the Bible and suggests lessons to be learned from them. At the time of publication the author was missionary among the Crees at Mistawasis Reserve in Saskatchewan. 208 pp. View more info

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Absolutely Irish

By: Livingston, Patti/McDermott, William H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Livingston Productions: 1981

Seller ID: 003313

ISBN: 0-9693389-0-2

Condition: Near Fine


Original dark green cloth on boards. Photographs by Patti Livingston. Poetry by William H. McDermott. Colour photos of Ireland's countryside. Approx. 60 pp. (Unpaginated). Previous owners' names. View more info

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Absolutely Irish !

By: Livingston, Patti/McDermott, William H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Livingston Productions: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Patti Livingston

Seller ID: 011292

ISBN: 0-9693389-0-2

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Colour photos by Patti Livingston. Poetry by William H. McDermott. Approx. 78 pp. View more info

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India

By: Loti, Pierre

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Duffield & Cimpany:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 009579

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Copper cloth on boards. Translated from the French by George A.F. Inman and edited by Robert Harborough Sherard. Estimated date 1910-1920. Light foxing to several gutters and edges, not affecting text or illustrations. No writing. 283 pp. with index. View more info

Cyprus; A Portrait and an Appreciation (Revised and Enlarged Edition)

By: Luke, Sir Harry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London/Nicosia, Harrap/K. Rustem & Bro: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012941

Condition: Near Fine


Original green cloth on boards. Black-and-white photos. Two copies available. 200 pp. with index. View more info

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His Majesty's Bark Endeavour: The Story of the Ship and Her People

By: Macarthur, Antonia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011882

ISBN: 0-207-19180-8

Condition: Very Good


Softcover book of 86 pp. explains the purpose of Endeavour's original task as well as the construction of her replica. Laid in are two postcards of the ship and two brochures showing stops on her North American voyage. No writing or damage. View more info

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The St. John River Valley

By: MacBeath, Dr. George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009827

ISBN: 0-19-540339-8

Condition: Very Good


Special edition given to Directors of the Royal Bank as an invitation to their meeting in May, 1984. A very informative introduction to New Brunswick and the Saint John area through full-page colour photos by a husband-and-wife team. Very clean. 80 pp. View more info

"Wish You Were Here" A Picture Postcard View of Edwardian Bute

By: MacCallum, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bute, Scotland, John MacCallum: 1907

Seller ID: 012138

Condition: Very Good


A postcard collector has arranged this booklet of 66 pp. to represent a tour from Guildford Square, Rothesay, to Kilchattan Bay, via Kerrycroy. Views in black and white are dated 1907. Begins with various sights around Rothesay including the Pier and Bandstand, as well as the castle and chapel. Three views of Mount Stuart House which replaced the original, which burned in 1876. Various churches of Rothesay are shown. Several views of Ettrick Bay complete the book. 66 pp. View more info

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The Colour of Canada

By: MacLennan, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co.: 1972

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 010418

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Superb photographs. The second edition of a book first published in Centennial Year. Historical, philosophical text by author Hugh MacLennan. 126 pp. plus bio and photo credits. DJ worn head and foot. View more info

New Brunswick and Its People;The Biography of a Canadian Province

By: MacNutt, Stewart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., New Brunswick Travel Bureau:

Seller ID: 012613

Condition: Very Good


Brochure issued by the New Brunswick Travel Bureau. 47 pp. plus index. View more info

Ireland

By: Mathew, Frank

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1907

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 012765

Condition: Good


Shamrock-decorated green cloth on boards. 32 full-page illustrations in colour. Cocked. Bookseller's label. 212 pp. with index. Top edges gilt. View more info

'Round New Brunswick Roads

By: Maxwell, Lilian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012154

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. DJ protected by plastic wrapper. The author was born in Fredericton and left New Brunswick only when necessary to accompany her husband, a professional engineer. Text is organized into Southwest, Northeast, and Southeast New Brunswick, followed by Inland and the River St. John. 191 pp. View more info

Paradise or Purgatory; Island Life in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

By: Mitcham, Allison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hantsport, N.S., Lancelot Press: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 012400

ISBN: 0-88999-317-3

Condition: Near Fine


Spotless soft cover. A critique and comparison of several islands of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. 225 pp. View more info

Branch Line to Hawkhurst

By: Mitchell, Vic and Smith, Keith

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Midhurst, England, Middleton Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012554

ISBN: 0-906520-66-5

Condition: Very Good


A mile-by-mile photo excursion on the Paddock Wood - Hawkhurst lines, closed in 1961. 96 pp. View more info

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The Thames (Beautiful England Series)

By: Mitton, G. E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, Limited:

Seller ID: 011064

Condition: Good Plus


White paper boards. Price-clipped dust jacket. 12 colour scenes with descriptive text. 56 pp. View more info

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Travels of Carl Philipp Moritz in England in 1782

By: Moritz, Carl Philipp

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford: 1924

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005487

Condition: Very Good


Original shiny dark green cloth decorated in bright gilt on boards. Introduction by P. E. Matheson. This was "an age of travel and records of travel" between Germany and England. First published in 1795. Very clean, with no writing or damage. 239 pp. including index. View more info

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A Book of Voyages

By: O'Brian, Patrick (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 2013

Edition: First American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011884

ISBN: 978-0-393-08958

Condition: Near Fine


Blue paper boards backed in blue cloth. No writing or damage. An intriguing organization to this book highlights Pleasant Travels by Land, Unpleasant Voyages, Oriental Splendour, and Inefficient Pirates as headings of its parts, while among these are found General Hints to Strangers Who Travel Through France, Voyage to Greenland, A Journey Thro' Part of the Low Countries, and Voyage to Virginia. 310 pp. View more info

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With Staff and Scrip

By: O'Hagan, Thomas (Ph.D.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1924

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006592

Condition: Good Plus


Original maroon cloth on boards. Title obscured by staining. Travel with a well-educated guide. With Dante in Exile, Brittany and Its People, The Birth and Evolution of the Gothic Cathedral, In the Land of the Troubadour, In the Footsteps of Wordsworth, and In Chivalrous Spain. Thomas O'Hagan (1855-1939) was a widely-known scholar, poet, essayist, and lecturer. St. John Free Public Library stamps and card pocket. Previous owner's stamp. Front hinge cracked, but sol... View more info