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The Economics of Underdeveloped Countries

By: BHAGWATI, Jagdish

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, World University Library: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 32860

Condition: Near Fine


Economics of backwards economies, c. 1960s. 254pp, photo illustrated, figures. Bright, clean and unmarked. uncreased spine. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 300g. View more info

Plato's Republic : A Biography

By: BLACKBURN, Simon

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & Mcintyre: 2007

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 13934

ISBN: 1553652657

Condition: As New


A dazzling book, by one of the world's most distinguished and accessible philosophers, on Plato's greatest and most influential work: 'The Republic'. A volume in the series, 'Books that shook the world'. x, 181 p. ; 21 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 303g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Herblock's Here and Now

By: BLOCK, Herbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1955

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23725

Condition: Good Very Good


Book by Herb Block, the brilliant political cartoonist and satirist. Signed by Block on the ffep. 30.000 words of text and 250 cartoons on 280pp. Book is bright and clean, binding is tight and square. Only minimal wear to cloth at tips. Dustjacket has two lost pieces, one at top edge of front panel, the other at the top edge of the rear panel. Weight, 500g. View more info

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The Bolivarian Revolution (Revolutions)

By: BOLIVAR, Simon

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Verso: 2009

Edition: First Verso Printing

Seller ID: 040753

ISBN: 1844673812

Condition: Near Fine


The Venezuelan revolutionary Simon Bolivar [1783-1830], also known as El Libertador, sought to lead Latin America to independence from the Spanish in the early nineteenth century. This book presents an introduction to Bolivar's writings and legacy, explaining why Bolivar continues to inspire. Translated from the Spanish. Introduced by Hugo Chavez. xxxiii, 170pp. An 'as new' copy except for a light, almost invisible, vertical crease to the rear wrapper. Unpacked weight, 227g. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $3.50-$5.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image a... View more info

A Session's Disclosures: Some Transactions of the Laurier Administration Exposed in the Session of 1906

By: BORDEN, R. L.

Price: $25.00

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 10962

Condition: Good VG


Substantial pamphlet outlines Borden and the Conservative Party's criticism of Sir Wilfred Laurier's Liberal policies in the Parliamentary Session of 1906. No publication data given. 146pp, index. Clean copy with tight, stapled binding. Clean covers View more info

A Session's Disclosures, Second Series: Some Transactions of the Laurier Administration Exposed in the Session of 1907

By: BORDEN, R. L. - Editor ?

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1907

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 10963

Condition: Good VG


Substantial pamphlet outlines Borden and the Conservative party's criticism of Sir Wilfrid Laurier's Liberal policies in the Parliamentary Session of 1907. No publication data given. 112pp. Clean internally, covers a little soiled. Tight copy with a stapled binding. Tip of one corner on back cover is missing. View more info

Unconvential Wisdom: Essays on Economics in Honor of John Kenneth Galbraith

By: BOWLES, Samuel, et al - editors

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1989:

Seller ID: 4600


A volume of essays in honor of Galbraith the economist, the public servant and the teacher. 1st printing, 8vo, 348pp. Hardcover with unclipped dustjacket. A near mint copy. Fine/VG+ View more info

Canada After the War: Studies in Political, Social and Economic Policies for Post-War Canada.

By: BRADY, Alexander and SCOTT, F. R. - Editors

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1944

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 12621

Condition: VG+


Ten contributors postulate on plans and policies for Canada to pursue after the end on the Second World War. 348pp. Book is bright and clean with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket is generally clean with a little edge wear. View more info

British Columbia: Public Accounts for the Fiscal Year Ended 31st March, 1935

By: BRITISH COLUMBIA

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, Legislative Assembly of B. C.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33494

Condition: Good Very Good


Public Accounts of British Columbia, for the period 1st April 1934, to 31st March 1935. xxix, 321pp. Interior is clean and unmarked with some browning to page edges. Binding is tight and square. Slight tonibng and some dustiness to wrappers. Weight, 650g. View more info

Two Years of Progress with Social Credit in British Columbia, 2nd August, 1952 to 2nd August, 1954

By: British Columbia Social Credit League

Price: $15.00

Publisher: British Columbia Social Credit League: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20570

Condition: About Fine


Partisan account of the first two years of Social Credit government in British Columbia, under the leadership of W. A. C. Bennett. 64pp, photo illustrated. Nearly a mint copy. Weight, 70g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

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Land, Settlement, and Politics on Eighteenth-Century Prince Edward Island

By: BUMSTED, J. M.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 1500

ISBN: 0773505660

Condition: Fine


Land, settlement, and politics on eighteenth-century Prince Edward Island. xii, 238 pages : maps ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a very nearly similare, unclipped dustjacket. Attractive. Weight, 546g. View more info

The Fabian Socialist Contribution to the Communist Advance

By: BUTLER, Eric D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian League of Rights: 1964

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 23131

Condition: About Fine


Anti-Communist booklet. 47pp. Very bright and clean: almost 'as new'. Weight, 60g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

Two-way Passage

By: CALDER, Ritchie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18023

Condition: About Fine


A study of the give-and-take of international aid. x, 186pp. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. No wear to brown cloth. Dustjacket is similar but with a little edge wear. Weight, 375g. View more info

War Against War: British and German Radical Movements in the First World War

By: CARSTEN, F. L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22737

ISBN: 0520045815

Condition: Fine


British and German anti-war movements during the First World War. 285pp. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 480g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian's GST is included. Images always available. Shipped well packed. View more info

Pacific Affairs: March, 1945

By: CARTER, Edward C. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orange, CT, Institute of Pacific Relations: 1945

Edition: Vol. XVIII, No. 1

Seller ID: 25255

Condition: VG+


Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Collective Security in the Pacific, Australia's Role in Far Eastern Reconstruction, Factors in the Settlement with Japan, Increase of Zaibatsu Predominance in Wartime Japan, Indo-China in the New French Colonial Framework, Australia's Attitude to the Pacific Dependencies, Development Programs in China and India. pp-1-112. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g. View more info

Pacific Affairs: December, 1945

By: CARTER, Edward C. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orange, CT, Institute of Pacific Relations: 1945

Edition: Vol. XVIII, No. 4

Seller ID: 25256

Condition: VG+


Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Reflections on British Colonial Policy, Manchuria: An Industrial Survey, Filipino Opposition to the Japanese, Historical Variations of China's Frontiers, the Zaibatsu's Wartime Role. pp-1-112. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g. View more info

Budget Speech Delivered in the House of Commons of Canada, on Tuesday, 14th April, 1874, By the Hon. R. J. Cartwright, Minister of Finance

By: CARTWRIGHT, R. J.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: 1974

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 20886

Condition: VG+


Budget Speech by the Minister of Finance in the Government of Canada, delivered in April of 1874. 47pp. 'Estimates of the Receipts and Expenditures of the Provinces of Manitoba, British Columbia and Prince Edward Island' at back [pp.43-47]. No publication data shown. Bright, clean copy with a sound, stapled binding. Extracted [/] and in recent card wrappers. Weight, 50g. View more info

History will absolve me : Fidel Castro's self defense speech before the court in Santiago de Cuba on October 16, 1953

By: CASTRO, Fidel

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Cuba, Radio Havana Cuba:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 050583

Condition: Good to Very Good


English language. Translation of 'La historia me absolvera┬┤. a four-hour speech made by Fidel Castro on 16 October 1953. Castro made the speech in his own defense in court against the charges brought against him after he led an attack on the Moncada Barracks. Though no record of Castro's words was kept, he reconstructed them later for publication. It became the manifesto of his 26th of July Movement. The words "history will absolve me" are the concluding lines of his statement to the court. Undated - published between 1953 and 1973. 79 pages ; 22 x 10 cm. Internal text bloc is bright,... View more info

The Economic Development of India under the East India Company 1814-58: A Selection of Contemporary Writings (European understanding of India)

By: CHAUDHURI, K. N. - Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Edition: First Trade PB Edition

Seller ID: 2257

ISBN: 0521079330

Condition: As New


This volume brings together a number of tracts on problems of India's economic development. First published in 1971. vi, 319 pages ; 22 cm. This copy is completely 'AS NEW' - bright, fresh and unmarked. Bright, glossy wrappers. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 408g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are... View more info

Aspects of Indian Economic Development: A Book of Reading

By: CHAUDHURI, Pramit - Editor

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Allen and Unwin: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27663

ISBN: 0043301878

Condition: Near Fine


Book - 'to introduce the serious student of Indian economics to a small core of essential readings'. 288pp. Bright, clean interior. Signature/date to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Bright, clean, unclipped dustjacket has a little wear/curling to edges. Weight, 520g. View more info