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

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

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

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

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

By: Marteinson, John

Price: $25.00

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

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

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

By: Martin, Frederick

Price: $40.00

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

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

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

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

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

By: McCaughey, Pamela

Price: $15.00

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

Image for The Port of Saint John Volume I: From Confederation to Nationalization, 1867-1927

The Port of Saint John Volume I: From Confederation to Nationalization, 1867-1927

By: McGahan, Elizabeth W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., National Harbours Board: 1982

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010351

ISBN: 0-660-11053-9

Condition: Very Good


Original blue card covers. A hefty and well-documented volume of the port's history. 333 pp. View more info

Image for A Popular History of Ireland from the Earliest Period to the Emancipation of the Catholics (Two Volume Set)

A Popular History of Ireland from the Earliest Period to the Emancipation of the Catholics (Two Volume Set)

By: McGee, Thomas D'Arcy

Price: $120.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. And J. Sadlier & Col: 1863

Edition: First

Seller ID: 009307

Condition: Good Plus


Original green patterned cloth, blindstamped on boards. Previous owner's name and note dated 1860. Nick in spine of Volume I at midpoint. Extreme tips of lower corners of Volume II stained, not affecting text. Grubby but holding together well and easily readable, with no extraneous writing in text. 823 pp. total with Index. Please allow extra postage for this two-volume set. View more info

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Canadian Educator for Home and School Use

By: McLaughlin, Sara B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, Iroquois Press: 1919

Seller ID: 000434

Condition: Good


Original red half-leather on green cloth boards, no DJ. Minor corner and edge wear, and one photo page has been re-inserted. Truly an education with regard to Canada up to 1919. Many photographs of all sorts of scenes and events, notably wooden ships, aftermath of the Halifax explosion, and Eskimos. Front. of King George V. Both hinges cracked and weak, not separated. A rare book. 640 pp. View more info

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History of Fairvale

By: McVane, Dorine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairvale, N.B., Bicentennial Committee of Fairvale: 1984

Seller ID: 006312

Condition: Very Good


Original photo cover booklet of 23 pp. Several b/w photos and maps. References to Fair Leigh P.O., Fair Vale Station, Fairvale, and Village of Fairvale. In earlier times, the place was known as Titus Shipyard, where Valetta and Adeline were among the last ships built there (about 1885). View more info

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The Stellarton Police Department; 1889-1989

By: Megeney, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stellarton, N.S., Stellarton Centennial Committee: 1989

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003030

Condition: Very Good


Original blue trade paperback with black lettering. Not just a history of police work, but lots of other facts and figures relating to Stellarton. Many portraits. Previous owner's name. 124 pp. View more info

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The History of St. Stephen's Anglican Church; Lachine, Quebec 1822-1956

By: Merchant, George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lachine, Quebec, St. Stephen's Anglican Church: 1956

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 005510

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red softcover printed in black. Two copies available; first order gets the better one. A noble effort of 266 pp. by Mr. Merchant, Secretary and Historian of the Parish Council. Both copies are Good Plus to Very Good, but one has a previous owner's name and one tiny edge tear. View more info

Image for Les Grandes Enigmes De La Seconde Guerre Mondiale (3-vol. set)

Les Grandes Enigmes De La Seconde Guerre Mondiale (3-vol. set)

By: Michal, Bernard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions De Sainte-Clair: 1965

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009474

Condition: Very Good


Red composition on boards, backed in black faux leather. Text in French. 250, 249, and 243 pp., respectively. Please allow for extra postage. View more info

Image for Scenes and Legends of the North of Scotland; from the Second London Edition

Scenes and Legends of the North of Scotland; from the Second London Edition

By: Miller, Hugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, Wm. H. Moore & D. Anderson: 1851

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001958

Condition: Fair


Original blind-stamped red cloth on boards. Although holding together, binding is shaky and there is ample evidence of foxing throughout. Covers edge-worn and hand-soiled. Still readable. 436 pp. View more info

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Renaissance and Reformation Times

By: Mills, Dorothy

Price: $48.00

Publisher: N.Y., G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1939

Edition: Eleventh Impression

Seller ID: 003818

Condition: Good Plus


Original black cloth on boards. DJ complete; Mylar wrapper. Library stamps, card pocket, and bar code, but quite sound. A very few light pencil marks inside. This book shows no serious damage and is completely readable and reasonably clean. A survivor ! 345 pp. with index. View more info

Image for Statistics of British North America, Including a Description of Its Gold Fields ("Ships, Commerce, and Colonies")

Statistics of British North America, Including a Description of Its Gold Fields ("Ships, Commerce, and Colonies")

By: Monro, Alexander

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., E.M. McDonald: 1862

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005688

Condition: Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Pastedown title label. Bookplate of David Russell Jack, prominent Saint John churchman, historian, and author, remembered especially for his Centennial Prize Essay on the history of Saint John when he was 19, and for his editorship of Acadiensis Magazine from 1901 to 1908. A printed label inside the back cover states " This volume was purchased by me April, 1902, at a sale of books formerly owned by the late Hon. and Rev. William E... View more info

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Strangers in India

By: Moon, Penderel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber. Ltd.: 1944

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 011312

Condition: Good to Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. A short study of relations between Great Britain and India from Mogul times to WW II. 212 pp. with index. View more info

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Annals of the Town of Concord

By: Moore, Jacob B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Concord, NH, Merrimack County Savings Bank:

Edition: Reprint of 1824 Work

Seller ID: 001972

Condition: Very Good


Original beige trade paperback reprint of the 1824 edition. A valuable historical record. Previous owner's name. This copy has several clippings from other Historical Society publications laid in. 112 pp. plus current acknowledgements. View more info

Richard III The Great Debate

By: More, Sir Thomas/ Walpole, Horace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1965

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012668

Condition: Near Fine in Slipcase


What a thrill, to be taken back to my Ohio University Honours English Class presided over by Dr. Paul Kendall ! Just ten years later, he wrote Introductions to this "Great Debate" as an expert on Richard III. Book and slipcase are faultless. 244 pp. with index. View more info

Image for The Land of the New Adventure (The Georgian Era in Nova Scotia)

The Land of the New Adventure (The Georgian Era in Nova Scotia)

By: Morse, William Inglis

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Bernard Quaritch, Ltd.: 1932

Seller ID: 005491

Condition: Very Good


Possible library rebind in green plasticized cloth on boards. Top edges gilt. Bottom edges of irregular length. Large map of Nova Scotia in rear pocket. The author was a jack-of-all-trades, serving as school teacher, minister, writer, Canadiana collector, and philanthropist. Frontispiece map by Turner in 1759, and more recent large foldout map of the province in rear pocket. Subjects of photographs range from buildings to tombstones. Very clean and undamaged. 158... View more info