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Northern Ontario: A Bibliography

By: SPENCER, Loraine and HOLLAND, Susan - Compilers

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12693

Condition: Near Fine


Reference work providing a list of bibliographical entries for books and periodical articles related to Northern Ontario. 121pp. Bright copy with a sound binding and minmal wear. Dustjacket has only very minor wear, a slightly darkened spine and a small mark where a price sticker was removed. Weight, 420g. View more info

Old Books, Rare Friends: Two Literary Sleuths and Their Shared Passion

By: STERN, Madeline B.; ROSTENBERG, Leona

Price: $9.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Doubleday: 1997

Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 037827

ISBN: 038548514X

Condition: Near Fine


"With their irresistible humor and savvy, Leona and Madeleine share their double lives as writers and scholars as they unlock the secrets found in the pages of rare books." xii, 275 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; index; 22 cm. Book is bright, clean and almost 'as new'. Inked out initia;s to the top edge is the only defect. Unclipped dustjacket is almost 'as new'. Weight, 15.9oz. View more info

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Navigations, Traffiques and Discoveries, 1774-1848 : a guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia

By: STRATHERN, Gloria M. and EDWARDS, Margaret H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Victoria, University of Victoria, B. C.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044143

ISBN: 9690418-2-9

Condition: Fine


A guide to publications relating to the area now known as British Columbia, 1774-1848. 417pp, 631 items listed, endpaper maps. Fine copy, bright & unmarked, tigh, square binding, still fresh. Weight, unpacked, 815g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No tax on Canadian or American Orders. Images always available. View more info

The Monthly Epic : a History of Canadian Magazines, 1789-1989

By: SUTHERLAND, Fraser

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Markham, ON, Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040435

ISBN: 0889028974

Condition: As New


A thorough and detailed history of the Canadian Magazine. vii, 355 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Publisher's price-clip to dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 704g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. View more info

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River of Time: A Memoir of Vietnam

By: SWAIN, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1997

Edition: First USA Printing

Seller ID: 629

ISBN: 0312169892

Condition: Fine


'A haunting memoir of Love and War in IndoChina abd its tragic conflicts'. From the British writer of 'The Killing Fields'. xiv, 281 pages ; 22 cm. Bright, clean ijnterior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket is similar. Unpacked weight, 469g. We ship Worldwide using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. O... View more info

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Killer Books : a Reader's Guide to Exploring the Popular World of Mystery and Suspense

By: SWANSON, Jean; JAMES, Dean

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 1998

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 652

ISBN: 0425162184

Condition: About Fine


A guide to the mystery genre uses readers' tastes in subject matter, genre, movies, and TV shows to discover which mystery writers they will most enjoy. Very useful up to the late 1990s. "The best mystery writers cross-referenced by your favorite books, movies, and TV shows"--Cover. xxvi, 358 pages ; 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked both inside and outside. Tight, square binding, no spine or wrapper creases. Unpacked weight, 412g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxe... View more info

History of Printing in Rochester 1816-1834: In Memory of Augustine G. Dauby Rochester's First Printer

By: TAENZER, George - Compiler

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Rochester, Rochester Club of Printing House Craftsmen: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09052

Condition: Fine


Published to memorialize Rochester, New York's, first printer, Augustine G. Dauby. Mint copy, bright and fresh. View more info

From Hand to Hand: A Gathering of Book Arts in British Columbia

By: TAYLER, Anne H. & NELSON, Megan J. - Editors

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Alcuin Society: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15768

Condition: About Fine


Book to accompany an Exhibition in Vancouver in 1986. 150pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as issued'. Previous owners small, name stamp on tp - a former member of Parliament. Weight, 350g. View more info

From Rags to Riches : Horatio Alger, Jr., and The American Dream

By: TEBBEL, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1360

Condition: About Fine


A biography of Horatio Alger, 1832-1899. Alger's own life was so unlike his heroes that the public would have been shocked to know about it. Offers insights into the man and his writings, the America he lived in (1834-1899), and the curious phenomenon he helped give voice to--the American dream. vi, 245 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 21 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding, sound hinges, and with no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is complete but with aa few, small nicks, a small chip and a tape repair to the rear flap View more info

Twentieth Century British Literature: A Reference Guide and Bibliography

By: TEMPLE, Ruth Z. And TUCKER, Martin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Ungar Publishing: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24619

Condition: Fine


Reference Guide to British Literature of the twentieth century. 261pp. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket has some surface rubbing, minor edge wear and two small ares of surface loss to front panel where price stickers removed. Weight, 590g. View more info

Europe: A Selected Ethnographic Bibliography

By: THEOORATUS, Robert J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Human Relations Area Files: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15486

Condition: Near Fine


Comprehensive ethnographic bibliography which covers a broad range of European cultures, both peasant and traditional urban. 544pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket has some edge wear, small margin tears & chips. Good copy. Weight, 740g. View more info

Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors

By: THORNTON, John L. and TULLY, R. I. J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Library Association: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19168

Condition: About Fine


New, revised edition. An introductory history of the production, distribution and storage of scientific literature from earliest times. 406pp, frontis illustration. Very bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to cloth boards. Dustjacket has a little edge wear, chips etc, but otherwise bright and clean. 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 660g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calcu... View more info

The Canadian Catalogue of Books Published in Canada, About Canada, as Well as Those Written By Canadians, with Imprint 1921-1949

By: TORONTO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Public Libraries: 1967

Edition: Consolidated English Language Reprint Ed

Seller ID: 15572

Condition: Near Fine


Books published in Canada as well as those about Canada or written by Canadians - 1921-1949. Contains 28 catalogues individually paginated. Bright, clean copy with a few pages still unopened. Very minor wear only to cloth at extremities. Heavy book weighing 1.29kg View more info

A Catalog of Filipiniana at Valladolid

By: TUBANUI, Helen R. - Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Quezon City, Ateneo De Manila University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24028

Condition: Good Very Good


Guide for researchers and scholars interested in writings on the Philippines. 2834 materials listed. 364pp. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square biding. No creases to spine. University 'Discard' stamp to ffep - actually, a never-used donation with NO other markings. Attractive, sound copy. Weight, 660g. View more info

Bibliografia Geografii Polskiej

By: TUSZYNSKA-REKAWEK, Halina et al

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Warszawa, Polish Academy of Sciences: 1983

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 037619

Condition: Very Good


Bibliography of Polish Geography. 3260 items. 405pp. Clean internally with a tight, square binding. Spine a little darkened and small, light stain on back cover. Weight, 575g. View more info

The Washington 89

By: TWENEY, George H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Seahurst, Sagebrush Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18942

ISBN: 0930704274

Condition: Fine


Published for the Book Club of Washington in commemoration of the Washington State Centennial in 1989. Published in a limited edition of 890. Bibliographical and critial guide to 89 books, published before 1959, that trace the rise and progress of an American State. 98pp. Bright, fresh copy, about 'as new'. 4pp advertising leaflet for the book, laid-in. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 500g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; ... View more info

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Lithography 1800-1850

By: TWYMAN, Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042002

Condition: About Fine


The techniques of drawing on stone in England and France and their application in works of topography. 301pp, unpaginated section of plates in b&w at back. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to cloth. Minor edge wear to dustjacket in a few spots only. Weight, 1.52kg View more info

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International Bibliography of the Social Sciences: International Bibliography of Political Science 1984

By: UNESCO

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Tavistock Publications: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22522

ISBN: 0422811300

Condition: About Fine


Bilingual - English and French. xxxiii, 598pp [7153 items]. Book is very bright and clean. Unmarked. Sound binding, no wear to cloth. Dustjacket has only very minor edge wear. Attractive copy. Weight, 960g, over 1kg when packed. 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

An Unamuno Source Book

By: VALDES, Mario J. and Maria Elena De

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14155

ISBN: 0-8020-0168-8

Condition: VG+


A catalogue of readings and acquisitions with an introductory essay on Miguel de Unamuno's dialectical enquiry. 305pp, photo frontis. Bright clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Minor wear to cloth at extremities. Dustjacket has some edge wear, darkened spine, small interior tape repair. Weight, 750g. View more info

The Brazilian Book Chamber: 50 Years

By: VERANO, Paulo Nascimento and BAUER, Renate - Editors

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Dao Paulo, Premio: 1997

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 20729

Condition: Fine


An account of the first 50 years of the Brazilian Book Chamber, an organization fostering the Brazilian book publishing trade. 127pp, illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about '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. This item weighs 1.13g 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 based on specific destination and weight. Online estim... View more info