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The Atlantic Region to Confederation; A History

By: Buckner, Phillip A. And Reid, John G. (Eds.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto/ Fredericton, University of Toronto/ Acadiensis Press: 1994

Edition: First Softcover Edition

Seller ID: 011992

ISBN: 0-8020-6977-0

Condition: Very Good


Softcover of 491 pp. with index. Clovis, Folsom, and Plano Groups. Aboriginal peoples. European contact. Acadians. Confederation. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Furtive War; The United States in Vietnam and Laos

By: Burchett, Wilfred G.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1963

Seller ID: 011233

Condition: Good Plus


Green cloth on boards. No writing. Tiny stain bottom of Preface. The author had a long career in war correspondence. An Australian said to have been a member of the Communist Party, he was often opposed by British or American parties. 224 pp. with index. View more info

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Bishop (Gilbert) Burnet's History of His Own Time; 2 Vol. Set

By: Burnet, Thomas (Ed.)

Price: $650.00 USD

Publisher: London, Thomas Ward: 1724

Seller ID: 010260

Condition: Good


Brown calf on heavy boards. Vol. I From the Restoration of King Charles II to the Settlement of King William and Queen Mary at the Revolution: to which is prefixed A Summary Recapitulation of Affairs in Church and State from King James I to the Restoration in the Year 1660. Vol. II From the Revolution to the Conclusion of the Treaty of Peace at Utrecht in the Reign of Queen Anne, to which is added The Author's Life, by the Editor. Text blocks are clean and sound. Both covers of Vol. I are nearly separated. Both covers of Vol. II are sound and well-attached. 836 and 765 pp., respectively ... View more info

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Pathfinders of the Great Plains; Vol. 19, Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Burpee, Lawrence J.

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010020

Condition: Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Part VI, Pioneers of the North and West, continued. 116 pp. View more info

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Vanishing Canada

By: Butler, Rick

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin, & Company, Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009865

ISBN: 0-7720-1302-0

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Previous owner's name, OW clean and undamaged. Scenes from across Canada, including a dozen or so by Isaac Erb of Saint John. No studio shots are included. Previous owner's name. 210 pp. View more info

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British Power and Thought: A Historical Inquiry

By: Canning, Hon. Albert S.G.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder, and Co.: 1901

Seller ID: 004434

Condition: Good


Original brown cloth on boards. The author seems to be a generalist, with several related volumes to his credit in religion, political history, and language. This book was covered with MacTac, partly removed. Hinges weak but holding. Fabric bookmark. 308 pp. plus catalog of author's other works. View more info

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The Mayflower Pilgrims

By: Carpenter, Edmund Janes

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, The Abingdon Press: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008835

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original grey cloth with pastedown on boards. No writing. Small top tear p. 14. The story of the Dutch and English passengers who landed on Long Point, Cape Cod, in 1620. 255 pp. with index. View more info

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The Great Intendant; Vol. 6 , Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Chapais, Thomas

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010008

Condition: Good to Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Part II, continued. Iroquois subdued, Talon and the clergy, Signeurial system, Talon returns to France. 139 pp. View more info

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The Great Intendant; A Chronicle of Jean Talon in Canada 1665-1672

By: Chapais, Thomas

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1914

Seller ID: 010141

Condition: Good to Very Good


Blue leather on flexible board. Chronicles of Canada No. 6. No writing. A more luxurious binding than the red cloth ones (listed separately). After 10 years as intendant for the Province of Hainault, Talon was elected to serve in that capacity for the struggling Province of New France, beginning in 1665. He looked after workers and soldiers in connection with five or more new forts, rode herd on the West India Company, and planned a new settlement in the vicinity of Quebec. 139 pp. with index. View more info

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Charlie King's Montreal; 50 Years of Photos - 1942 to 1992

By: Chenier, Maurice

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Montreal, Wine and Dine Publication: 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006142

ISBN: 0-9694440-0-2

Condition: Very Good


Original photo cover trade paperback. Signed by Charlie King on title. A visual history of the city, with text by Maurice Chenier. Laid in are two newspaper clippings. Black and white photos; several show the same subject in two views separated by several years. 185 pp. View more info

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Indian Unrest: A Reprint, Revised and Enlarged, from "The Times"

By: Chirol, Valentine

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1910

Seller ID: 005689

Condition: Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Centers on "The enterprise of ruling and civilizing a great Asiatic population." - p. VIII. Library stamps and envelope. Front hinge cracked. 371 pp. View more info

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The Night Of the Knives

By: Coates, Robert C. (M.P.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B., Brunswick Press: 1969

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 012006

Condition: Good Plus


Diefenbaker's appointment to Minister of National Defence strikes out against Dalton Camp and others. Previous owner's name stamp. 210 pp. View more info

Image for The Canadian Album; Men of Canada; or Success By Example (Maritimes, Manitoba, and Northwest) Vol. III

The Canadian Album; Men of Canada; or Success By Example (Maritimes, Manitoba, and Northwest) Vol. III

By: Cochrane, Rev. Wm. (Ed.)

Price: $135.00 USD

Publisher: Brantford, Ont., Bradley, Garretson, and Co.: 1894

Edition: First (No additional printings)

Seller ID: 002385

Condition: Very Good


Original gold cloth lavishly decorated in dark brown and gilt on bevelled boards. NOTE: "This is a Maritime Province volume, as well as of Manitoba and the North-West, reaching as far west as British Columbia." - Introduction. Portraits and backgrounds of 483 men, one to a page. 488 pp. plus index. View more info

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The Founder of New France, A Chronicle of Champlain; Vol. 3, Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Colby, Charles W.

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010006

Condition: Good to Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Acadia. Quebec. Death of Champlain. 158 pp. Part II, The Rise of New France, concluded in Vol. 7, listed separately. View more info

Image for The Fighting Governor; Vol. 7 of Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

The Fighting Governor; Vol. 7 of Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Colby, Charles W.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010009

Condition: Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Pp. 23-26 re-attached. Part II concluded. Francois Hertel. Massacre at Lachine. Death of Frontenac. 161 pp. View more info

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History of Greece

By: Collier, William Francis

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Edinburgh and New York, T. Nelson & Sons: 1870

Seller ID: 013291

Condition: Good Plus


Maroon cloth on boards. Nelson's School Series. Previous owner's name. Three tiny bookworm holes along spine edge of front cover. Small spots on covers. 134 pp. including Index. View more info

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The Fathers of Confederation; A Chronicle of the Birth of the Dominion

By: Colquhoun, A. H. U.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1916

Seller ID: 010148

Condition: Good Plus


Blue leather on flexible boards. No. 28 in the Chronicles of Canada Series. Top edges gilt. Some cracked gutters glued. Meetings at Charlottetown and Quebec. George Brown. John A. Macdonald. Charles Tupper. Samuel Leonard Tilley. The questionable value of the Senate. 200 pp. with index. View more info

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The Fathers of Confederation; Vol. 28, Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Colquhoun, A.H.U.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010025

Condition: Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Part VIII, The Growth of Nationality. Frontispiece re-attached. Previous owner's name. Macdonald. Tupper. Tache. 200 pp. View more info

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New Brunswick Blue Book and Encyclopedia/Nova Scotia Blue Book and Encyclopedia

By: Conwell, James/Russell, Hon. Benjamin

Price: $55.00 USD

Publisher: Historical Publishers Association: 1932

Seller ID: 007098

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black blindstamped cloth on boards, heavily embellished in gold. Just 31 pp. are given to the history of New Brunswick. Only 12 pp. deal generally with Prince Edward Island, while 127 pp. are given to the history of Nova Scotia. The section on Biographies includes information on businesses large and small as well as a few individuals of prominence, and totals 63 pp. Large book might need extra postage. View more info

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Col. Henry Bouquet and His Campaigns of 1763 and 1764 / Memorial of Enoch Brown and Eleven Scholars

By: Cort, Rev. Cyrus

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: Lancaster, Pa., Steinman and Hensel: 1883

Seller ID: 001665

Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. No DJ. Two titles in one volume. The first is centred on a young Swiss, Bouquet, who fought first for the Dutch and then for Sardinia before being commissioned by the British to fight the French. The second is a memorial to twelve persons massacred in Antrim Township, Pa., during the Pontiac War of 1764. Apparently it was Bouquet's loyalty to King George III that obscured him from American history books. Memorial of Enoch Brown is dated 1886. Contains also The Bouquet Celebration on Bushy Run Battlefield of 1883. Roughly 250 pp. in all. Patterned endpap... View more info