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Why Mexicans Don't Drink Molson

By: Mandel-Campbell, Andrea

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Douglas & McIntyre: 2007

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005845

ISBN: 1553652258

Condition: Near Fine


Original bright red cloth on boards. No writing or damage. "Rescuing Canadian Business from the Suds of Global Obscurity." 328 pp. including index. View more info

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The History of Lloyd's and of Marine Insurance in Great Britain, Etc.

By: Martin, Frederick

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1876

Edition: First

Seller ID: 006109

Condition: Disbound


Originally bound in 3/4 leather on marbled boards with marbled endpapers. NOW missing rear board, with front board present but separated. Interior clean and complete. 416 pp. including index. View more info

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Gesner's Dream; The Trials and Triumphs of Early Mining in New Brunswick

By: Martin, Gwen L.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Fredricton, N.B., Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum: 2003

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012979

ISBN: 1894475461

Condition: Very Good


Softcover book of 328 pp. Very limited highlighting. View more info

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The British Colonies; B.N. America, Div. II

By: Martin, R. Montgomery

Price: $350.00 USD

Publisher: London and New York, John Tallis & Company:

Seller ID: 012965

Condition: Good Plus


Date approx.1849 from text. Two-page map of North America drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Two-page map of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Text begins with Nova Scotia, Chapter II (Pp. 169-219), followed by Book III, Chapter I, New Brunswick (Pp. 220-273), then Book IV, Prince Edward Island (Pp. 274-290), then Book V., Newfoundland and Labrador (Pp. 291-338), followed by Book VI, Hudson's Bay Territories (Pp. 339-356), and ending with Book VII, Vancouver's Island (Pp. 357-360). Full-page portraits of Queen Anne, Prince Rupert, William Pitt, and Sir Francis Drake w... View more info

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Niagara in Politics; A Critical Account of the Ontario Hydro-Electric Commission

By: Mavor, James

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 009745

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. Inscribed and signed "Best regards, W. Mavor." This is believed to be James Watt Mavor, Jr., 1923-2006, son of the author. No other writing and no damage. At any rate, should contain lots of fodder for armchair politicians of any stripe. 255 pp. with index. View more info

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The Upper Canada Trade 1834-1872; A Study of the Buchanans' Business

By: McCalla, Douglas

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008812

Condition: Very Good


Begun in Glasgow in the 1820's, Buchanan joined William Guild of Montreal in 1830. With the opening of an office in York(Toronto) the company became firmly established. However, by 1875 the business was on the skids. This is a detailed account of how it all happened. 231 pp. with index. View more info

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Contemporary Catering

By: Morel, J.J.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Barrie & Rockliff: 1967

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004930

Condition: Very Good


Original grey cloth on boards. Green highlighting on four pages only. No other marks and no damage. Management, Catering in the modern manner, Kitchen, Sale and service of food, Sale and service of drink, Personnel, Work study, Purchasing, Administration, Hotels, Index. 203 pp. View more info

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New Brunswick Southern Railway; Ours to Celebrate

By: Nason, David/ Wills, Steve

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., NB Southern Rail: 1998

Seller ID: 012493

Condition: Very Good


A group from St. Andrews got the ball rolling in 1827 by arranging surveys, but construction was delayed by nearly 20 years. Photos of various stations. 36 pp. View more info

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High Boats; A Century of Salmon Remembered

By: Norris, Pat Wastell

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Madeira Park, B.C., Harbour Publishing: 2003

Edition: `

Seller ID: 007630

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing or damage. A look back to the good old days of salmon fishing in British Columbia. ISBN 1-55017-289-1. 232 pp. View more info

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Montreal Boundary Creek Mining Company, Limited; Original Minutes of Formation and Bylaws

By: Ogilvie, Walker Alexander

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., 1899

Seller ID: 005745

Condition: Very Good


Original blank book containing handwritten records of the formation and Bylaws of The Montreal Boundary Creek Mining Company. Senator Alexander Walker Ogilvie, of Montreal, served as chairman. Others from Montreal were James George Ross (Chartered Accountant), William Barclay Stephens (Manager of the Western Loan and Trust Co.), and William Lovett Hogg ( Manager of the Investment Co.). From Saint John were Frank A. Baird (Mining Broker), and Edward P. Raymond. Capital stock was $2,000,000 divided into two million shares at $1.00 each. Additional handwritten entries are by L.J. Tweedie, Pro... View more info

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Joe Palmer, A New Brunswick Entrepreneur

By: Palmer, Stephen with Ruby Shaw and Arthur Doyle

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Hartland, N.B., Stephen Palmer: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012101

ISBN: 1-55137-585-0

Condition: Good


Softcover of 230 pp. A tribute by the author to his father, Joe Palmer, spark plug of the Day and Ross Trucking Company, headquartered in Hartland, N.B. Signed by Steve Palmer. Book is clean but shows faint wrinkling due to moisture. 230 pp. View more info

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The Bank Book

By: Parker, Maude

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Limited: 1928

Seller ID: 007361

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on beveled boards. No writing or damage except minor abrasion to beveled edges of cover. Begins with an 8-page historical summary of the Bank of England, and then 12 colour plates with short descriptions of each on facing page, separated by two blank pp. in each case. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Roadkill on the Information Highway; The Future of Work in Canada

By: Pfeiffer, J. William (Ph.D.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Pfeiffer & Company: 1999

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 005376

ISBN: 189433499X

Condition: Very Good


Original red laminated pictorial boards. Inscribed, "Mike, Thanks for the nice rap about NB and the future of work. Bill." The Information Age Paradigm; Oh No, Canada ! Our Home and Native Land; Demographic Realities - Too Many People; The History of Work - Origin and Transformation of Jobs; The Worst of Times - Losers in the Information Age; The Fortress Culture - The War of the Haves and Have-nots; Social Assistance - Repairing the Safety Net; Deficit and Debt - The $2 Trillion Reality; The Pension Plague - The Great Intergenerational Heist; Tax Reform - An Equitable Solution; The ... View more info

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Bricklemanship; The New Brunswick Grief Book

By: Pickens, Stillman (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., Omega Publishing Division, Omega Management Services: 1978

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 012440

ISBN: 09690732-1-6

Condition: Good Plus


The sad tale of the Bricklin car. 38 pp. Creased from having been folded in half. View more info

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Hollins; A Study of Industry, 1784-1949

By: Pigott, Stanley

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Nottingham, William Hollins & Co., Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009847

Condition: Very Good


Beige cloth on boards. A history of the Hollins company, with inferences for any business related to processing cotton. Family tree of the Hollins, Oldknows, and Paget families. Laid in is a printed card extending best wishes at Christmas. 151 pp. plus family tree. View more info

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Irving Vs. Irving; Canada's Feuding Billionaires and the Stories They Won't Tell

By: Poitras, Jacques

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Viking Studio Books / Penguin: 2014

Seller ID: 011671

ISBN: 978-0-670-06771

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing or damage. 338 pp. with index. Fast-moving, comprehensive, and balanced. The author is a former employee of the local Saint John paper, but now works for CBC as a reporter. View more info

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The British Colonies; Australia, Div. III

By: R. Montgomery Martin

Price: $400.00 USD

Publisher: London and New York, John Tallis & Company:

Seller ID: 012966

Condition: Good Plus


Two-page map of Eastern Hemisphere drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Two-page map of Australia drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Two-page map of New South Wales drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Book I, Australia, or New Holland (Pp. 361-401); Book II, New South Wales (Pp. 402-568). The first two pages are a list of Subscribers. Then follows a Home-Colonial Directory of Manufacturers, Warehousemen, &c.(Pp. 3-11). Full-page portraits of Capt. James Cook, Sir Joseph Banks, and William Pitt are protected by tissue guard, but show random sprinkles of foxing on the blank margins. No date is given, but... View more info

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The Kite Trust; A Romance of Wealth

By: Rogers Lebbeus Harding

Price: $55.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Kite Trust Pub. Co.: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001671

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth decorated in black on boards. No DJ. First edition of the author's first book. Appears to be a rant against accountants and other financial types, with special attention to government officials "who don't know a telegraph pole from a shotgun". A staunch Methodist, developer of carbon paper, member of several boards and associations, Rogers even throws in reference to Madame Blavatsky ! Previous owner's name. A puzzle of 475 pp. View more info

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Harrison McCain; Single-Minded Purpose

By: Savoie, Donald J.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Montreal and Kingston, McGill-Queens University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 010295

ISBN: 978-0-7735-4321

Condition: Very Good


Portrait hardcover on boards. DJ unclipped and very good. McCain spent five years in sales and marketing for K. C. Irving before leaving to start his own company with his brother, Wallace. Their grandfather had given them a prime example of operating a rural business, in which their father also took part - selling hay to feed the horses in the Boer War. When the demand for hay failed they switched to eggs and butter, and ultimately to the crop for which they became known wordwide - potatoes. 338 pp. View more info

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Last Canadian Beer; The Moosehead Story

By: Sawler, Harvey

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012578

ISBN: 978-1-55109-691

Condition: Near Fine


A fast-moving, well-told story of Saint John's brewery and its fight for survival, from matriarch Susannah Oland of Halifax to Derek Oland of New River Beach. 178 pp. View more info