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Histoire Du Canada; A L'Usage Des Maisons D'Education

By: Laverdiere, C.H.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Quebec, A. Cote Et Cie: 1874

Edition: History.

Seller ID: 011414

Condition: Good Plus


Yellow paper boards backed in green cloth. Previous owner's name. Text in French. 230 pp. plus Programme. View more info

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Fourteen Ninety Two; The Decline of Medievalism and the Rise of the Modern Age

By: Litvinoff, Barnet

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1991

Seller ID: 010672

ISBN: 0-684-19210-1

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Brown paper boards backed in black cloth. Previous owner's name and address stamp. Brief ink notes on first free endpaper. Clean and sound. 268 pp. with index. View more info

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Chronicles of the Tudor Kings

By: Loades, David (Ed.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Markham, Ontario, Viking/Penguin: 1990

Seller ID: 004376

ISBN: 0670837806

Condition: Near Fine


Original reddish-brown cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Follows Chronicles of the Age of Chivalry and Chronicles of the Wars of the Roses, which we have listed separately. This volume, like the others, has no writing or damage. The only "fault" is the previous owner's stamp-type seal on the first free endpaper. Henry VII, Henry VIII, and Edward VI head the three parts, which cover the years 1485-1553. Large, colourful illustrations come as close as possible t... View more info

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The Story of the Revolution, Vol. II Only

By: Lodge, Henry Cabot

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1898

Edition: First (No Additional printing)

Seller ID: 008989

Condition: Good Plus


Original blue cloth on boards. Top edges gilt. Machined paper very heavy, and somewhat insecurely bound. Commences with Washington's persuading D'Estaing to attack the 6000 British at Newport on July 8, 1778. No writing. 285 pp. View more info

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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems (Vol. II only)

By: Macaulay, Thomas Babington

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Estes and Lauriat: 1880

Seller ID: 011490

Condition: Very Good


Tan 3/4 calf on feathered or combed boards, with matching endpapers and edges. In 35 pp. on the subject of Horace Walpole, I found not a single positive or supportive statement. 814 pp. View more info

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New Brunswick's Old Government House; A Pictorial History

By: MacBeath, Dr. George

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., New Ireland Press: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005656

ISBN: 0-920483-88-7

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original trade paperback with cover drawing by Edward Thomas Coke. Previous owner's name and date on title page. No other marks or damage. A history of a beautiful, old building and a call to make use of it as it was intended once again. 76 pp. View more info

Arran of the Bens

By: MacBride, Mackenzie

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, T.N. Foulis: 1911

Seller ID: 012789

Condition: Good Plus


Sixteen colour illustrations reproduced from oil paintings by J. Lawton Wingate, together with historical accounts. 231 pp.with index. View more info

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A History of Moncton Town and City 1855-1965 (Signed)

By: Machum, Lloyd A.

Price: $55.00 USD

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., The City of Moncton: 1965

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004876

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth lettered in gold on boards. DJ has tiny fold tear and two small edge tears. Signed on title by the author, with no other writing. The definitive history of the city by a lifelong teacher and historian. 447 pp. including index. View more info

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The Atlantic Provinces; The Emergence of Colonial Society 1712-1857 (Canadian Centenary Series)

By: MacNutt, W.S.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart, Limited: 1965

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010329

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Stamped "signature" on title page. Very clean. No writing or damage. 305 pp. View more info

New Brunswick, A History:1784-1867

By: MacNutt, W.S.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Macmillan of Canada: 198

Edition: First Paperback Reprint.

Seller ID: 012983

ISBN: 0771598181

Condition: Very Good


Softcover of 496 pp. with illustrations. This author is known for his involvement in and promotion of the Maritimes, as was his father. Born in Charlottetown, McNutt taught at Netherwood school in Rothesay and University of New Brunswick, where he retired. He died in 1976. View more info

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History of the War in India;Including the Complete History of British India, from the Earliest Times to the Present Day; Also, a Sketch of Gen. Havelock

By: Malcolm, Henry Frederick

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, John E. Potter & Company:

Seller ID: 005902

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dark green decorated cloth on boards. No writing. Light cover wear. Rear hinge cracked. Edge foxing. "The British Empire in India has recently been brought to the eve of dissolution by an extensive mutiny of its native troops." - Preface. Introductory sketch of the natural history of India, Hindoo period, Mohammedan period, European period, Memoir of Sir Henry Havelock. 512 pp. View more info

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Historical and Miscellaneous Questions for the Use of Young People with a Selection of British and General Biography, Etc., Etc.

By: Mangnall, Richmal

Price: $55.00 USD

Publisher: London, Thomas Tegg:

Seller ID: 006975

Condition: Good


Original intricately decorated leather on boards. Ca. 1800. Many questions and answers on British, Roman, and European histories as well as British biography to about 1800. Previous owner's name. Tanning to endpapers. Otherwise clean and sound iside. Edge wear and damage to spine foot. 494 pp. plus several pages of drawings at end of book. Rear hinge cracked. View more info

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Historical and Miscellaneous Questions, for the Use of Young People: With a Selection of British and General Biography, Etc.

By: Mangnall, Richmal

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: 1842

Seller ID: 011444

Condition: Good Plus


Black cloth on boards. Hinges glued. Memorize this book and you'll do well on Jeopardy ! 466 pp. View more info

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The Jesuit Missions; Volume 4 of Chronicles of Canada, Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010007

Condition: Good to Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owners' names. Part II, The Rise of New France, concluded in Vol. 7, listed separately. The Recollets, the Jesuits, Jean de Brebeuf, Jean Joseph Casot, the last of the Jesuits. 152 pp. View more info

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The War Chief of the Ottawas; Vol. 15, Chronicles of Canada Edited By George M. Wrong and H.H. Langton

By: Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1921

Seller ID: 010016

Condition: Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Part V, The Red Man in Canada. The Siege of Detroit. Relief of Fort Pitt. Winding up the Indian War. 145 pp. View more info

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We Stand on Guard; An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

By: Marteinson, John

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Montreal, Ovale Publications: 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003769

ISBN: 2-89429-043-8

Condition: Very Good


Original plasticized colour photo boards. Remainder mark on foot edge and faint liquid stain inside front cover are the only imperfections. Militia, Boer War, WWI, Between the wars, WWII, Korea, Post-war, Post-unification, Peacekeeping, Badges of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, Badges of the Canadian Army Overseas 1939-1945, Organization, Bibliography, and Index. 509 pp. Heavy, so please inquire for postage before ordering. 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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A Pocket Guide Book of Historic Halifax, Nova Scotia, from the Citadel

By: Martin, John Patrick (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, Tourist and Travel Dept., City of Halifax: 1949

Edition: Third Revision April 1949

Seller ID: 007554

Condition: Very Good


Original off-white softcover booklet of 32 pp. Celebrates the 200th Anniversary of the city. Quite a lot of historical information on 26 full pages of text and several illustrations. Points up the city's importance in the war recently ended, as well as several military encounters before that . View more info

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The Canadian Mercantile Almanack for 1847

By: McBurney, Ward (Ed.)

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark Limited: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010382

ISBN: 1-895021-25-1

Condition: Very Good


Maroon paperback reprint. One library stamp, with no evidence of circulation. Advertisements, Introduction, Almanac, Legislation, Appendix, and Ten Reasons for Emigrating to Canada. Approx. 125 pp. View more info

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Not for the Glory; A History of the Moncton Fire Department

By: McCaughey, Pamela

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Moncton, N.B., Moncton Fire Department Historical Society: 1995

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004725

ISBN: 0919488722

Condition: Very Good


Original colour pictorial cover trade paperback. Lots of photos. 351 pp. Brief unsigned inscription, with no other writing and no damage. View more info