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Footprints of the Common Man

By: , William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peachland, BC, Self Published: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 036951

ISBN: 0968023703

Condition: About Fine


Autobiography - homesteading on the Canadian Prairies in the 1920s, 1930s etc. Signed by the author on the ffep. 339pp, [10] p. of plates : illustrations, portraits. 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Weight, 534g. View more info

Madam 90210: My Life as Madam to the Rich and Famous

By: ADAMS, Alex and STADIEM, William

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Villard, New York, 1993:

Seller ID: 1783

Condition: About Fine


1st, 8vo, 284pp. Hardcover with dustjacket. View more info

Worthy Dr. Fuller

By: ADDISON, William

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13928

Condition: About Fine


Biography of Thomas Fuller, author of 'History of the Worthies of England' and other books. 298pp, photo illustrated. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Only the previous owner's details on ffep keeps this from Fine. Dustjacket is similar with the exception of a 1" split to the fold of the dustjacket at back. [580g] View more info

Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations

By: ADDISON, William

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, Dent: 1947

Edition: First Edition, Third Impression

Seller ID: 34370

Condition: Good VG


History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. View more info

Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations

By: ADDISON, William

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, Dent: 1947

Edition: First Edition, Third Impression

Seller ID: 34371

Condition: Good VG


History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright & clean. Gift inscriptions to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. View more info

The Tower of London; A Historical Romance

By: AINSWORTH, William H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Toronto & New York, J. M. Dent: 1921

Edition: Fifth Everyman's Printing of 1909

Seller ID: 1113

Condition: Near Fine


Novel by William Ainsworth, a historical romance that describes the history of Lady Jane Grey from her short-lived time as Queen of England to her execution. First published in 1909 in the Everyman's Library edition. [No 400]. xvi, 455pp, List of first 740 titles at back, 8pp. Flatback binding, carmine cloth, colored top edge. Style 1 endpapers. A very bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding. No cracks to hinges. Very clean cloth showing no wear. Bright,... View more info

More Confederate Faces : A Pictorial Review

By: ALBAUGH III, William A.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: USA, AbS Printers: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036175

Condition: VG+


Book features reproductions of photographs of hundreds of Confederate Soldiers from the Civil War. Sequel to 'Confederate Faces'. 233 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 29 cm. OCLC Number: 1842212. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Cloth shows virtually no wear - just a trifle at the tips of the corners. Minor rubbing to surface of cloth. No duistjacket as issued. Weight, 1.1kg. View more info

Confederate Arms

By: ALBAUGH III, William A. and SIMMONS, Edward N.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1957

Edition: 1st Bonanza Printing

Seller ID: 08979

Condition: About Fine


guide to all weapons used by the Confederacy - Handguns, Shoulder Arms, Edged Weapons, Armories, Accoutrements and a Directory of Makers, Gunsmiths Dealers etc. 278pp, illustrated. Book is very clean and bright with solid binding. Dustjacket has creased front, inside flap, edgewear on both covers, repaired with tape. View more info

William Allingham's Diary

By: ALLINGHAM, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14007

Condition: Fine


Diary of Anglo-Irish, Victoria poet, William Allingham. First published in 1907. Introduction by Geoffrey Grigson. 404pp, photo frontis. Bright copy with a sound binding. book is almost 'a new'. Dustjacket has very minor edge wear, generally bright and clean. View more info

The British Thoroughbred Horse : His History & Breeding together with an Exposition of the Figure System

By: ALLISON, William

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1687

Condition: Good to Very Good


History and background of the British Thoroughbred Horse. xiii, 360pp, 183pp [Part 2] : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm. Part 2. is list of pedigree of Derby, Oaks, and St. Leger winners. Interior is clean; Part 2 has numerous pencil notes etc., by someone very informed. Binding is tight and square. Hinges are sound, no cracking. Brown cloth with bevelled edges is soiled and darkened but with very little wear.Spine is sun lightened and shows wear to the cloth at its... View more info

Where Life and Death Hold Hands

By: ALLISTER, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039794

ISBN: 0773722688

Condition: Fine


'On Christmas Day 1941, Hong Kong fell to the Japanese. William Allister, a young Canadian, was one of 10,000 prisoners captured that day'. 245 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unmarked except for a gift inscription to the ffep. Otherwise, looks almost as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging... View more info

The Story of the Ingalls: A Biography of the Family from the 'Little House' Books

By: ANDERSON, William

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Anderson Pubns: 1993

Edition: New Revised Edition of 1971

Seller ID: 037710

ISBN: 0961008806

Condition: Fine


Revised edition of the Biography of the Ingalls Family of the 'Little House' books. 44pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy about 'as new'. Weight, 76g. View more info

Old Time Punishments

By: ANDREWS, William

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1991

Edition: Facsimile Reprint of 1890

Seller ID: 050795

ISBN: 0880297034

Condition: As New


A history of the peculiar and particular punishments [In Britain] known as the ducking stool, the Scottish maiden, the pillory, stocks, whipping post, the drunkard's cloak, hanging in chains, and the more terrifying and unsavory punishments such as death by pressing, being hung then drawn and quartered, and death by boiling. Facsimile reprint of Hull : W. Andrews, 1890. x, 251 pages, [1] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmark... View more info

Principles of the English Law of Contract and of Agency in Its Relation to Contract

By: ANSON, Sir William R. and MILES, John C. with BRIERLY, J. L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1937

Edition: Eighteenth Edition

Seller ID: 17915

Condition: VG+


Standard work on this topic. 447pp. Very bright, clean interior. Solid binding, no damage to hinges. Two ink signatures to front endpapers. Minor wear to brown cloth at extremities. Gilt titles are bright. Attractive copy.We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1kg. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by w... View more info

About the Theatre: Essays and Studies

By: ARCHER, William

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin Ltd.: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17049

Condition: Good VG


Essays on the British Theatre. 350pp, frontis portrait, 2pp publisher's ads. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Front hinge craking and slightly loose. Rear hinge firm but hairline crack. Minor wear to red cloth. Attractive copy. Weight, 780g. Reduced by 25%. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. View more info

Play-Making: A Manual of Craftsmanship

By: ARCHER, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1928

Edition: Fifteenth Printing

Seller ID: 31334

Condition: Very Good, or Better


Manual on writing Plays. 419pp. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Spine somewhat sun-darkened, no no wear to red cloth. Weight, 560g. View more info

Some Dark Antiquities

By: ARDIN, William

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 19171

ISBN: 0747244812

Condition: VG+


Murder mystery featuring antiques sleuth, Charles Ramsay. 246pp. Carefully read copy with faint spine creases, otherwise 'as new'. Weight, 150g. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Regina, the First 100 Years: Regina's Cornerstones the History of Regina Told through Its Buildings and Monuments

By: ARGAN, William; COWAN, Pam; STASESON, Gordon W.;

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Regina, SK, Leader-Post Carrier Foundation: 2002

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 26937

ISBN: 1894022777

Condition: As New


History of Regina told through its buildings and monuments. Previous eds. have titles: 'Cornerstones and Cornerstones 2'. 396 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked oin a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy book weighing 1.352kg prior to packing. We charge actual postage that we pay ! We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging.... View more info

Ventures in Book Collecting

By: ARNOLD, William Harris

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1923

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 27696

Condition: Solid Very Good


An account of the great book collector, William Harris Arnold. 356pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Ink name and date to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Slight browning to edges of boards. Slight wear to extremities of cloth spine. Weight, 850g. View more info

Jane Austen: A Family Record

By: AUSTEN-LEIGH, William & Richard Arthur; LE FAYE, Deirdre

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Konecky and Konecky: 1989

Edition: Revised & Enlarged Edition [2nd]

Seller ID: 1059

ISBN: 1568520964

Condition: As New


The 1st ed. published in 1913 by William and Richard Arthur-Leigh was based on family traditions and surviving letters. This is the fully revised and enlarged edition by Deirdre Le Faye whose access to the Austen family archive allowed her to create a well-documented account of Jane Austen's life, family background and literary career. Revised edition of: Jane Austen, her life and letters. 1913. "Published in association with the British Library." xxiv, 326 page... View more info