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1 ABRAMS, M.H. Glossary of Literary Terms
U.S.A. Wadsworth Publishing 1998 015505452X / 9780155054523 Seventh Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The Book defines and discusses terms, critical theories, and points of view that are commonly used to classify, analyse, interpret, and write the history of works of literature. The Glossary presents a series of essays in alphabetic order. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, square binding and uncreased spine. Weight, 500g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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2 ADAM, Ingrid and PREUSS, Gisela Meyers Handbuch Uber Die Literatur: Ein Lexicon Der Dichter Und Schriftsteller Aller Literaturen
Mannheim Bibliographisches Institut 1970 2., Neu Bearbeitete Auflage Cloth Very Good  No Dustjacket Reference 9" Tall 
German language text. Dictionary-style reference work on world literature. 987pp, illustrated. Bright, white interior. Solid binding, no weakness to hinges. Some wear to cloth along outer hinges /spine, but no weakening. College library stamp on ffep but no other marks, internal or external. Very heavy book weighing 1.41kg  
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 ADCOCK, Fleur and SIMMS, Jacqueline Editors The Oxford Book of Creatures
New York Oxford Univ Press 1996 0192142267 / 9780192142269 First American Printing Cloth Fine About Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Reference work on Animals in Literature. 387pp. Hardcover in blue cloth with dustjacket. About as issued - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 642g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 ADVOCAT, Jean-Baptiste Monsieur the Abbe - [Vosgien] An historical and biographical Dictionary...Translated from the French of Monsieur the Abbe Ladvocat, ... by Catharine Collignon. In four volumes.
Cambridge, U.K. Printed by John Burges and to be had of the translator, and of W. Page 1799 Second Edition in English Half Leather VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An historical and biographical dictionary : containing an account of the Hebrew patriarchs and princes, of emperors, kings, and great captains, of the gods and heroes of pagan antiquity, of the popes, holy fathers, celebrated bishops, and cardinals ; also historians, poets, orators, divines, lawyers, physicians, &c., with their principal works, and the best editions of them ; learned women, painters, &c. and all persons in general who have been illustrious, or famous in any age or nation: pointing out whatever is most remarkable, and most interesting, in sacred or in profane history. Second edition. First edition published 1792. Vol. 1 is dated 1799, vol. 2 1800 and vols. 3-4 1801. English translation of 'Dictionnaire historique et bibliographique'. 4 volumes ; 22 cm. Very attractive set in above average condition. Interiors are bright, clean and unmarked. Binding are very tight and square. Some mibor wear to corners/tips. Spines a little scuffed. Information & scans available. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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5 AEBY, Dr. Jules Dangerous Goods
Antwerp Editions Lloyd Anversois 1938 Third Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles About VG  No Dustjacket Reference 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Trilingual - English, French & German - guide to 'dangerous goods' for shippers, packers, stowage etc. 559pp, index. Inside is bright and clean. Old signature to title page. Strong hinges, sound binding. Minor wear to blue cloth and light surface soiling. Solid, sound copy. Heavy book weighing 1.62kg.  
Price: 31.00 USD
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6 AKRIGG, G. P. V.; AKRIGG, Helen B. British Columbia Place Names
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Univ of British Columbia Press 1997 0774806362 / 9780774806367 Third Edition Laminated Pictorial Boards As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Origins of the names of British Columbia places. A classic in a newer edition. xxv, 304 p. : maps ; 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, stikll 'fresh'. Tight, square bidning, no wear to the boards. Weight, 584g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 ALBERTA GOVERNMENT TELEPHONE Calgary and District Telephone Directory; June 1, 1969
Calgary, AB AGT 1969 Wrappers Very Good Plus Telephone Book Heavy Quarto 
Calgary Telephone book for 1969. In a stiff, protective hardcover holder, faux leather. Yellow pages included in the same volume. Overall in great shap, however, there is a light stain to the top right corner. This does not afect the text and is mainly in the margin of the first number of pages. The stiff, cloth binder is in Fine condition.Separately paged sections to accomodate various small, suburban/outlying areas & communities. Weight, 1.775kg. 
Price: 32.50 USD
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Peace River District Telephone Directory, ALBERTA GOVERNMENT TELEPHONES
8 ALBERTA GOVERNMENT TELEPHONES Peace River District Telephone Directory
Edmonton, AB Alberta Government Telephones 1973 Nov 11, 1973 Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover Quarto 
Telephone Directed isued November 11, 1973 for Alberta's Peace River District icluding the towns of Grande Prairie and Peace River as well as some 43 smaller communities. Size - 9.25" by 11". 156pp plus168pp Yellow Pages. Interior is clean and unmarked, pages evenly tones. Binding is tight and square. Minor wear to edges of front wrapper. Weight, 490g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 ANDRUSYSHEN, C. H. Readings in Ukrainian Authors
Winnipeg Ukrainian Canadian Committee 1949 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Very Good  No Dustjacket 9" Tall 
Selection of Ukrainian literature in the Ukrainian language, plus a considerable dictionary of the language. vi, 240pp. Internally bright and clean with a sound binding. Previous owner's name on ffep. Brown cloth is clean and wear to same is minor. Weight, 480g.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 ANON British Columbia Place Names
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Sono Nis Press 1988 0919203965 / 9780919203969 Second Edition Printed Card Wrappers Near Fine Reference 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New book replacing the earlier '1001 B. C. Place Names'. Over 2300 extensive entries. 346pp, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Tight, square binding, no creases to spne. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 ANON Enquire within upon everything ...
USA Farrar Straus Giroux 1978 1978 Cloth About Fine Good , or Better Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Facsimile reproduction of a compendium of domestic knowledge in the mid-19th century - a clasic piece of Victoriana. Binding resemble a Victoria publication. xxvii, 352pp, 4pp ads. Book is bright, clean and unmarked.Binding is tight and square. Unclipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and general sun-fading. Weight, 455g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 ANON Home Handicrafts, Needlework and Repairs
London Fleetway House Unstated Half-Leather Near Fine No Dustjacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Volume 2 of the 'Household Reference Library' a British series published in the 1930's. This volume 'stands alone' and is complete in itself. 640pp, numerous illustrations. A large compendium of old info covering many 'period' crafts and hobbies. An absolute wealth of information! 
Price: 19.95 USD
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13 ANON The Writers' and Artists' Year Book 1938
London A. & C. Black 1938 31st Annual Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles About VG No Dustjacket Annual 7.5" Tall 
An Annual Directory for writers, artists, playwrights, film writers, photographers and composers. 343pp, advertisements. Clean copy with a sound binding. Only minor wear to red cloth boards. Weight, 450g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 B. C. TELEPHONE British Columbia Telephone Company 1961 Directory for Haney-Port Coquitlam
Vancouver B. C. Telephone Co. 1961 1961 Edition Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Telephone Directory 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall E. J. Hughes 
Telephone Directory for Haney - Port Coquitlam. Inclues - Ruskin, Stave Falls, Whonock etc., for 1961. Includes Yellow Pages. 50pp + 48pp [Yellow Pages]. Interior is clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding - no loose pages. Bright wrappers with a front cover painting by E. J. Hughes. Weight, 115g [Lettermail] 
Price: 17.50 USD
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15 B. C. TELEPHONE British Columbia Telephone Company 1961 Directory for the Upper Fraser Valley
Vancouver B. C. Telephone Co. 1961 1961 Edition Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Telephone Directory 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall E. J. Hughes 
Telephone Directory for the Upper Fraser Valley including Agassiz, Chilliwack, Boston Bar, Hope and Yale etc., for 1961. Includes Yellow Pages. 63pp + 32pp [Yellow Pages]. Interior is clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding - no loose pages. Bright wrappers with a front cover painting by E. J. Hughes. Weight, 117g [Lettermail] 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 Bassett, D. A. Bibliography and Index of Geology and Allied Sciences for Wales and the Welsh Borders 1536-1896
Cardiff National Museum of Wales 1963 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Near Fine  No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Bibliography covering two distict phases of geological investigation: an earlier, longer one of isolated observations and a later one of systematic research.246pp. Very clean, tight copy with bright interior.  
Price: 24.00 USD
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17 BECKETT, Richard [Crooked Mick of the Speewa] The Dinkum Aussie Dictionary
Brookvale, NSW Child & Henry 1987 0-86777-154-2 / 9780867771541 Second Printing Laminated Pictorial Boards Fine  No Dustjacket [None Issued] Dictionary 8.75" Tall Brendan Akhurst 
Guide, in dictionary-like form, to Australian English. 59pp, illustrated by Brendan Akhurst. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 220g.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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18 BENDER, Harold S. - Editor The Mennonite Encyclopedia : a comprehensive reference work on the Anabaptist-Mennonite Movement
Hillsboro, Kansas Mennonite Brethren Publishing House 1955 1955-1959 Faux Leather Cloth VG+ VG Hardcover Heavy Quarto 
Set of four uniform volumes - 3,200 pages, 10,000 articles, 400 illustrations, over 100 maps. Articles on more than 2,000 martyrs. Published between 1955 and 1959. Bound in sturdy maroon cloth, resembling leather; each volume with a dustjacket. All books are very close to Fine; dustjackets are all clean and bright but with a few short tears and minor edge wear. Extremly heavy set. Email for further information. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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19 BENNETT, M.D.; WATSON, James Philatelic Terms Illustrated
London Stanley Gibbons 1972 0852598955 / 9780852598955 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Fine Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A 'Stanley Gibbons hobby guide'. 191 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.). ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, still fresh copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unmarked. Appears 'as new'. Weight, 260g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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20 BERCUSON, David Jay; GRANATSTEIN, J.L. The Collins Dictionary of Canadian History: 1867 to the Present
Toronto Collins 1988 0002177587 / 9780002177580 First Edition Cloth About Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Reference dictionary of Canadian history. 270pp, illustrated, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacker. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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