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The Coast Way: A Portrait of the English on the Lower North Shore of the st Lawrence, ABBOTT, Louise
1 ABBOTT, Louise The Coast Way: A Portrait of the English on the Lower North Shore of the st Lawrence
Kingston, ONtario McGill Queens Univ Pr 1988 0773506543 / 9780773506541 First Edition Cloth Fine Very Nearly Fine Hardcover Oblong Quarto 
History of the English-speaking Quebecers of the Lower North Shore of the St. Lawrence River. xvii, 138 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 26 x 31 cm. Text and photographs by Louise Abbott. Bright, clean and unmarked interior, quite fresh. Tight, squar binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is very nearly similar. Heavy for shipping weighing 1.16kg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Off Our Rockers and into Trouble: The Raging Grannies, ACKER, Alison; BRIGHTWELL, Betty
2 ACKER, Alison; BRIGHTWELL, Betty Off Our Rockers and into Trouble: The Raging Grannies
Nanoose Bay, British Columbia, Canada Horsdal & Shubart Pub Ltd 2004 1894898109 / 9781894898102 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Signed Binding
Signed by both author and by Anne Moon [Project Co-ordinator], on the dedication page. xv, 223pp, color photo illustrated. Mint copy - bright, fresh, unmarked in brght, glossy wrappers. 'As New'. Weight, 396g. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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3 ACKROYD, Peter Albion : Origins of the English Imagination
UK Vintage 2004 0099438070 / 9780099438076 First Trade Paperback Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback Thick Octavo 
The origins of the English Imagination - in literature, art, architecture, music and more, a journey into the roots of English cultural history. 516pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy - about 'as new'. Weight, 724g. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 ACTON, Janice et al - editors Women at Work: Ontario, 1850-1930
Toronto Canadian Women's Educational Press 1974 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG  About VG 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
History of Women and Work in Canada, 1850-1930. 405pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Would be Fine but for corner clips to front endpapers. Dustjacket has a little edge wear and a tape repair to head of spine. Weight, 630g.  
Price: 18.00 USD
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5 ADAMS, Ian H. The Making of Urban Scotland
London Croom Helm 1978 0-85664-518-4 / 9780856645181 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Study of the towns and cities of Scotland. 303pp, illustrated, maps, diagrams. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket is also bright and clean with minor edge wear and a small 1/2" margin tear on back. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 ADDISON, Paul Now the War is Over
London British Broadcasting Corporation 1985 0-224-02325-X / 9780224023252 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A Social History of Britain 1945-1951. 223pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 605g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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7 ADDISON, Paul Now the War is Over: A Social History of Britain 1945-51
London BBC/Cape 1985 022402325X / 9780224023252 First Edition Cloth VG+ VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Britain in the immediate post-WWII era. 223pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Clean, unmarked copy showing only minor siggns of use. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 ADELMAN, Joseph Famous Women: An Outline of Feminine Achievment Through the Ages with Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women
New York John L. Rogers 1928 Not Stated Cloth, Gilt Titles About VG No Dustjacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Mini biographies of famous women from history. 328pp, illustrated. Clean interior, sound binding, unmarked. Cloth has small amount of wear at extremities. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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9 ADIE, Kate Corsets To Camouflage: Women And War
United Kingdom Hodder & Stoughton 2003 0340820594 / 9780340820599 First Edition, Fourth Printing Cloth About Fine VG+ Hardcover Small Quarto 
A book on the role of women in warfare. Published in association with the Imperial War Museum, London. ix, 246 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.); 26 cm. Bright, clean copy. Gift inscription to htp, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar, just minor creasing to top edge. Heavy book weighing 1.01kg 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Al-Hibri, Azizah (editor); Simons, Margaret A. (editor) Hypatia Reborn : Essays in Feminist Philosophy
Bloomington, IN, U.S.A. Indiana University Press 1990 025332744X / 9780253327444 First Edition, First Printing Cloth About Fine  Lacking Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Essays in Feminist Philosophy. 349pp. Very bright, fresh copy. Sound binding. No wear to purple cloth. Unmarked. Weight, 770g.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 ALCOTT, Louisa May Life, Letters and Journals
New York Grammercy Boooks 1995 0-517-12424-6 / 9780517124246 First Printing This Edition Cloth Fine About Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Compiled and edited by Ednah D. Cheney. New edition. 290pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding, unmarked. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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12 ALLEN, Charles - Editor Plain tales from the Raj : images of British India in the twentieth Century
London Reader's Union 1976 Book Club Reprint Cloth Near Fine Good VG Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Originally published by Deutsch, 1975. 240pp, illustrated, illustrated endpapers. The tape recordings from which this anthology is composed were made for Plain tales from the Raj, a series of programmes first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1974. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows some minor wear to the tips of the corners and to the extremities of the spine. Weight, 371g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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13 ALLEN, Harold Tuttle Forty Years Journey : The Temperature Movement in British Columbia To 1900
Victoria, BC Author Published 1981 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About Fine Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An account of the Temperance movement in the early days of British Columbia, from c1860 to 1900. 138pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creaseso the spine. Weight, 232g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Ham and Eggs for Californians: Saturday, October 8, 1938, ALLEN, Willis - Editor
14 ALLEN, Willis - Editor Ham and Eggs for Californians: Saturday, October 8, 1938
Los Angeles, CA California Pension Plan 1938 Vol 1, No 2 Newspaper Good Plus Newspaper 11.5 
Official Publication of the California State Pension Plan, second issue. The Ham and Eggs movement was an old-age pension movement in California during the 1930s. It was originally founded by Robert Noble, a controversial radio personality, and William Allen. 8pp, illustrated. A clean, unmarked copy, folded at the center. Browned as usual; but not that fragile. Some minor edge wear present. Weight, 27g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 AMAN with BARNES, Virginia Lee and BODDY, Janice Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl
Toronto Knopf Canada 1994 0-394-28037-7 / 9780394280370 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG  Good VG 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Story of a young Somali Woman growing up in a nomadic tribal society. 349pp, map. Very clean copy with sound binding. Ink name on ffep.  
Price: 14.00 USD
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16 AMITAI, Mordechai Together: Conversations About the Kibbutz
Israel Worl Hashomer Matzair 1966 First Edition Printed Wrappers Very Good or Better  Paperbound 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Shraga Weil 
History of the Kibbutz movement and Ideological Collectivism. 197pp, illustrated by Shraga Weil. Clean interior, unmarked. Pages browning. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Colorful wrappers. Weight, 280g.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 ANDERSON, Doris Rebel Daughter: An Autobiography
Toronto Key Porter 1996 1-55013-875-8 / 9781550138757 1st Trade Paperback Printed Wraps Fine  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Autobiography of a leading Canadian Feminist, Author and Journalist. Inscribed by the Author on the title page. 288pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, as new.  
Price: 11.50 USD
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18 ANDERSON, Frank W. The Rum Runners
Calgary Frontier Publishing Ltd. 1977 0-919214-11-8 / 9780919214118 Later Printing Printed Card Wraps VG+ Booklet 8.25" Tall 
Frontier Book No. 11. 56pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Weight, 80g. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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19 ANDERSON, Patricia When Passion Reigned: Sex and the Victorians
New York, New York, U.S.A. Basic Books 1995 0465089917 / 9780465089918 First Edition, First Printing Cloth About 'As New'  About 'As New' Non-Fiction 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An exploration of sex in Victorian Britain - 'A rollicking, subversive, and massively entertaining account of Victorian passions'. 209pp, illustrated. A mint copy, just about 'as new'. Unmarked, unclipped dustjacket, bright and fresh. Weight, 500g.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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20 ANDREW, Norman Homestead Hardships Saskatchewan
Maymont, SK Author Published 1974 First Printing Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An account of pioneer life homesteading in Maymont, Saskatchewan. OCLC Number: 15967288. 72pp, photo illustrated, drawings. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Tight, sound, stapled binding. Bright, unmarked wrappers. Weight, 90g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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