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

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 da... View more info

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The Road to Confederation; The Emergence of Canada, 1863-1867

By: Creighton, Donald

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1964

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008019

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green cloth on boards. The unfolding drama of Confederation, which had been a topic for years. The author last served as Chairman of the Department of History, University of Toronto. He retired in 1959. 489 pp. with index. View more info

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The Background to Current Affairs

By: Crowley, D.W.

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1970

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 000852

Condition: Very Good


Original orange cloth on boards, no DJ. British point of view of current developments in 1970. Minor underlining, P.O.N., pencil notes on EPs, OW very good. 392 pp. View more info

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The Patriot's History of Ireland

By: Cusack, M.F.

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Ireland, National Publication Office: 1869

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007123

Condition: Disbound


Boards missing, but text block intact (in one piece). Laid in is a 6-page catalog from Benziger Bros. Author's date on Dedication page is May 6th, 1869. Previous owners' names. All readable. 320 pp. plus ads. View more info

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Brampton Centennial Souvenir 1853-1953

By: Davidson, Miss True

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Brampton, ON, Brampton Centennial Committee: 1953

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008221

Condition: Very Good


Original red card cover perfect and cord bound, lettered in gold. Her Majesty, Elizabeth II, introduces by her colour portrait this interesting, comprehensive review of Brampton history and activity. Many photos and local ads make this a memorable record for any citizen, past or present. Organized by topics, the reader gets a quick overall view of each subject while not distracted by others. 112 pp. View more info

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Children of the Dawn (The Heritage of History, Book 1)

By: Davies, E. And Steel, J.H.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, McDougall's Educational Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: 012143

Condition: Good


Grey cloth on boards. Front hinge cracked and glued. Light corner wear. Intended as a first level text. 120 pp. with exercises. View more info

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Southern Africa Since 1800

By: Denoon, Donald

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Praeger: 1973

Seller ID: 000294

Condition: Good


Original rust cloth, no DJ. Ex-Lib. with usual evidences. Minor scribbling on upper margin of one page only. Ten maps and several b/w photos. 242 pp. with index. View more info

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The Celtic Realms

By: Dillon, Myles and Chadwick, Nora

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, New American Library: 1967

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 011866

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth boards. DJ missing small piece. A history of the Celts from prehistoric origins to 1066. Celtic Christianity and secular institutions. Art, literature, and language. 355 pp. View more info

Image for The Acadian Exiles; Chronicles of Canada, Vol. 8, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

The Acadian Exiles; Chronicles of Canada, Vol. 8, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Doughty, Arthur G.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010011

Condition: Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Part III, the English Invasion continues. Bibliographical note. Previous owner's name. 177 pp. View more info

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Modern Jerusalem

By: Dr. Kitto

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 011419

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth on boards decorated in gilt. Estimated date 1846, since binding matches Blights of the Wheat in this same series. 192 pp. View more info

Image for The Great Famine; Studies in Irish History 1845-52

The Great Famine; Studies in Irish History 1845-52

By: Edwards, R. Dudley/Williams, T. Desmond

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Dublin, Irish Committee of Historical Sciences: 1956

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010386

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth on boards. No writing. Explores the goal of reform without revolution in desparate times. One inch break in rear joint. 517 pp. View more info

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The Book of Saint John

By: Ellis, Frank Butler; Belding, A.M.; Dunn, Hon. A.T. (Eds.)

Price: $200.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Saint John Board of Trade: 1903

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006988

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original purple leather-grain cloth on boards. Cover title and coat of arms rubbed. Issued by the Saint John Board of Trade in honor of The Imperial Chambers of Commerce on the occasion of their visit to the city, September, 1903. Although published on the internet in Microform, I located no additional copies. The Story of Saint John, an historical sketch by Frank Butler Ellis; The Winter Port of Canada, A National Seaport by A.M. Belding; New Brunswick As a Field f... View more info

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Clan Macdonald; Vol. XVIII, 1950

By: Ellis, Patricia (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Ste. Anne De Bellevue, P.Q., Student Body of Macdonald College: 1950

Seller ID: 000497

Condition: Very Good


The School of Agriculture associated with McGill University, Montreal. Original dark green decorated cloth on boards. No DJ. Many b/w photos of student life, organizations, and indidvidual portraits. EP art by MAC. 123 pp. View more info

The Plebiscite, Or A Miller's Story of the War

By: Erckmann-Chatrian

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1900

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 012474

Condition: Very Good Minus


Blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's bookplate. No writing or damage. The war under consideration is the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871. The French government under Napoleon III issued a plebiscite, in which a "yes" vote was for peace, while a "no" vote was in favour of war with Prussia. 338 pp. View more info

The Myth Of the All-Destructive Fury of the Thirty Years' War

By: Ergang, Robert (Ph.D.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Pocono Pines, Pa., The Craftsmen: 1956

Seller ID: 012433

Condition: Very Good


Light grey boards within heavier homemade brown boards. Refutes the popular arguments that Germany was nearly decimated in the 30 Years' War. 40 pp. Laid in is a 4-page section of the New Freeman for June 30, 1990, featuring names and photos of 13 graduates of Holy Heart Seminary in June, 1940, and the Grade Twelve Class of Saint John High School in 1949. Library number but no evidence of circulation. Clean and sound. View more info

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Complete Story of the San Francisco Earthquake; Illustrated

By: Everett, Marshall

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Neil: 1906

Edition: Memorial Edition

Seller ID: 004501

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth decorated and lettered in gold on boards. Also records eruption of Mount Vesuvius and many other natural disasters. Lots of photos with historical text. 304 paginated leaves plus a gallery of approx. 30 full-page illustrations. Minor wear to front joint and corner tips. Clean inside. View more info

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A History of the Ottawa Collegiate Institute, 1843-1903; Illustrated

By: Executive Committee O.C.I. (eds.)

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, The Mortimer Co. Ltd.: 1904

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002309

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth with gilt design on boards. Cover shows some wear and fading. Interior very good. Beginnings, Buildings, Trustees, Head Masters, Teachers, Donors, Lyceum, Athletics, Cadets, Visitors, Reminiscences, Old Boys, Reunion of 1903. 256 pp. View more info

Spirit of Canadian Democracy; A Collection of Canadian Writings from the Beginnings to the Present Day

By: Fairley, Margaret (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Progress Publishing Co.: 1945

Seller ID: 012520

Condition: Good to Very Good


Grey cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Dated from third page of the Introduction. Some entries in each official language (not bilingual). View more info