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

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

By: Macarthur, Antonia

Price: $18.00 USD

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 USD

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

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

By: MacCallum, John

Price: $15.00 USD

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 USD

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

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

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

By: MacNutt, Stewart/Dr. A.W. Trueman, Ed.

Price: $20.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 013264

Condition: Very Good Minus


Pumpkin-coloured brochure issued by the New Brunswick Travel Bureau. Crease in bottom right corner of cover. 47 pp. plus index. View more info

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Ireland

By: Mathew, Frank

Price: $75.00 USD

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

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'Round New Brunswick Roads

By: Maxwell, Lilian

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 013016

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. DJ has edge wear and a couple of short tears. Gift inscription and previous owner's name. 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

Greece; A Phaidon Cultural Guide

By: Mehling, Franz N. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006512

ISBN: 0133651312

Condition: Very Good


Original colour photo hardcover on plasticized cloth on boards. Exceptionally clean, durable, and comprehensive book in large pocket size. 554 pp. View more info

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

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

By: Mitcham, Allison

Price: $15.00 USD

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

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Branch Line to Hawkhurst

By: Mitchell, Vic and Smith, Keith

Price: $30.00 USD

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 USD

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 USD

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 USD

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 USD

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 solidly bound. 156 pp. View more info

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A Song for Ireland

By: O'Hara, Mary

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Londoon, Michael Joseph: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 007774

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ has small edge tear at foot. An anthology of the author's favourite songs, grouped under various headings. An accomplished performer from the age of 8, Mary spent 12 years as a Benedictine nun following the death of her first husband before returning to the stage and remarrying. Several Gaelic songs are included. ISBN 0-7181-2161-9. 208 pp. View more info

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Coastal Labrador; A Northern Odyssey

By: Oppersdorff, Tony

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, Nimbus Publishing, Ltd.: 1991

Seller ID: 008461

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Striking contrasts between sublime sunsets and shrieking blizzards, yet a typical resident will say, "I just loves (sic) it here !" Map and numerous colour photos with text. Approx. 90 pp. View more info

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Travels in the Interior of Africa

By: Parks, Mungo

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1893

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010253

Condition: Good to Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's name in pencil. Hinges cracked. A native of Scotland, Mungo Parks was employed by Sir Joseph Banks to explore the Niger River. After two years in preparation, during which he learned the Mandingo language, he set out in 1795. During a second trip in 1805 he was killed by natives. 392 pp. Note: Cover shows name as Parks, while title page omits the "s". View more info

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ShadowLight; A Photographer's Life

By: Patterson, Freeman

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 006940

ISBN: 000255075X

Condition: Near Fine


Original tweedy grey cloth on boards. Faultless condition. A remarkable book which joins the beauty of colour photography with the thrill of motorcycling as parts of the biography of New Brunswick's own Freeman Patterson. You have to see it. 176 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for The City of the Great King; and Other Places in the Holy Land

The City of the Great King; and Other Places in the Holy Land

By: Phelps, William Lyon

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corporation: 1926

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009457

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards backed in green. Previous owner's name. Previous owner's name. Each of the twelve chapters features a full-page colour plate by Dean Cornwell. Laid in is a 4-page flyer for A Poster Competition sponsored by the Art Association of America, dated February 1, 1927, of which Charles Dana Gibson and Rockwell Kent are two of the judges. 116 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Tunisie

By: Piovan, Raffaello

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Paris, Grund: 2003

Seller ID: 002089

ISBN: 2-7000-2574-1

Condition: Very Good


Original plasticized photo cover on boards. Matching DJ. Translated into French by Cecile Breffort. Espaces de Reve Series. 136 pp. with index. View more info