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Numismatic Literature; No 103, March, 1980

By: BRADY, Marion T. - Editor

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, The American Numismatic Society: 1980

Edition: No 103

Seller ID: 047531

Condition: Fine

Single issue of an journal of Numismatic Literature spanning the world, published twice annually. Includes an abstract of each publications contents. 193pp, not illustrated. Internally bright and clean, not marked in any way. Tight, square binding. Fine. Weight, 341g. More issues available. View more info

Twelve Books That Changed the World

By: BRAGG, Melvyn

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Hodder General Publishing Division: 2006

Edition: First Trade Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 047518

ISBN: 0340839813

Condition: VG+

The author states his views on 12 books that changed the history of the world - the book as an agent of social, political and personal revolution. 372 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. TV tie-in. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Faint spine creases. Slight wear to wrapper edges. Weight, 614g. View more info

Unmounted Bookplate of Walter Russell, Baron Brain, British Neurologist

By: BRAIN, Baron [Walter Russell]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U. K., Baron Brain:

Seller ID: 051933

Condition: Fine & Unused

Attractive, unused, heraldic bookplate of Walter Russell, Baron Brain of Eynsham, County Oxford. He was a famed British neurologist who wrote standard scientific works on the subject. In 1965 he attended at the deathbed of Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. Born in 1895, died in 1966. He was created Baronet in 1962 which would thus indicate the approx. date of the bookplate. Size - 4.75" by 5.75". Fully gummed on reverese. never mounted. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Reflections from the Cariboo : Canadian studies Creations

By: BRANCHI, Lee, et al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kamloops, BC, University College of the Cariboo: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041357

ISBN: 096811881X

Condition: Fine

Twenty-one essays reviewing books on Canada from students at the University College of the Cariboo. viii, 101 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarkled copy about 'as new'. Weight, 275g. View more info

London: An Excerpt from the British Museum Catalogue of Printed Maps, Charts and Plans, Photolithographic Edition to 1964


Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Trustees of the British Museum: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041869

Condition: Near Fine

Bibliography of maps and plans of the City of London, England, held in the British Museum as of 1964. Two colums per page, 202 columns total. Bright, clean interior and a sound binding. Light surface soiling to wraps [dust]. Weight, 500g. View more info

The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure and Discovery

By: BRYAN, C. D. B.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams Inc: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09747

ISBN: 0810913763

Condition: Fine

Spectacular anniversary book commemorating the 100th birthday of the National Geographic Society. 484pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright copt with very sound, firm binding. Very nearly 'as new'. Very heavy book. View more info

City in Print: A Bibliography

By: BRYFOGLE, R. Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Agincourt, ON, General Learning Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14075

ISBN: 0-88874-003-4

Condition: About Fine

A comprehensive bibliography of materials relating to urban studies in the English language. Main volume in cloth plus supplement one, in wraps. 324pp + 43pp. Bright, clean set with sound bindings. No wear to cloth Minor wear to dustjacket of main volume . Supplement is near Fine. Heavy books, weighing 1.22kg. View more info

Film Research: A Critical Bibliography with Annotations and Essay

By: BUKALSKI, Peter J. - Compiler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, G. K. Hall & Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15266

ISBN: 0-8161-0971-0

Condition: Good VG

Bibliography of Film research. 215pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior with a sound binding. Red cloth boards have minor soiling but virtually no wear. Weight, 710g. View more info

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Fulfilling a Dream: West Vancouver Memorial Library 1919-1990


Price: $7.00

Publisher: West Vancouver, West Vancouver Memorial Library: 1990

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 10308

ISBN: 1-55056-47-6

Condition: As New

The book chronicles the growth of library services in West Vancouver, British Columbia. 182pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with sound binding and like dustjacket. About 'as new'. 530g. View more info

Numismatic Literature; No 105, March, 1981

By: CARTER, Elizabeth B. - Editor

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, The American Numismatic Society: 1981

Edition: No 105

Seller ID: 047526

ISBN: 0897221893

Condition: Fine

Single issue of an journal of Numismatic Literature spanning the world, published twice annually. Includes an abstract of each publications contents. 213pp, not illustrated. Internally bright and clean, not marked in any way. Tight, square binding. Fine. Weight, 317g. More issues available. View more info

Catalogue of Pamphlets in the Public Archives of Canada: Two Volume Set

By: CASEY, Magdalen

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Public Archives of Canada: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29005

Condition: Good VG or Better

Publications of the Public Archives of Canada No. 13. Part 1 - 1493-1877, with index, 553pp. Part 2 - 1878-931, with index, 589pp.10,072 entries. English and French text according to provenance of entry. Bright, clean, unmarked copies. Slioght wear to extremities of spine but no creasing to spine. Weight, two volumes, 1.57kg. View more info

The Prescott Collection, Printed Books and Manuscripts Including an Extensive Collection of Books and Manuscripts By Oscar Wilde


Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Christie, Manson & Woods International: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041917

Condition: Very Good Plus

Catalog of an important Sale of printed books and manuscripts. held in New York City, in Febraruy, 1981. Sale includes19 lots of important Oscar Wilde books and manuscripts. 201pp, illustrated. Estimates given but no prices realised. Bright copy.Unmarked and with a sound binding. Some shelf wear to bottom edge and light bumps to corners. Weight, 810g. View more info

Emily Dickinson: A Bibliography: 1850-1966


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kent State University Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14927

Condition: Very Good

Bibliography of the works of Emily Dickinson. xxix, 145pp. Bright, clean interior with a sound binding. Unmarked. No wear to red cloth boards, but very slight darkening to spine. Weight, 370g. View more info

George Meredith: A Bibliography

By: COLLIE, Michael - Compiler

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039987

ISBN: 0802021069

Condition: Fine

Bibliography of the nineteenth-century, British novelist and poet, George Meredith [1828-1909]. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket [in brodart]. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 653g. View more info

Designing for Desktop Publishing

By: COLLIER, David and COTTON, Bob

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, New Burlington: 1991

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 08443

ISBN: 1-85348-183-1

Condition: Fine

Guide to all aspects of Desktop Publishing. 160pp, illustrated. Near new copy - very bright and fresh. View more info

Bibliographies Subject and National: A Guide to their Contents Arrangement and Use

By: COLLISON, Robert L.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Hafner Publishing: 1968

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 09211

Condition: Fine

Thorough survey of the world's bibliographies and catalogs, enriched with historical and critical notes. 203pp. Bright, clean copy with tight binding. Dustjacket has a little edge wear and a few small stains [coffee?] on the spine. View more info

Le Siecle Des Lumieres: Bibliographie Chronologique, Tome Premier 1716-1722

By: CONLAN, Pierre M.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Geneve, Libraire Droz S.A.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10058

Condition: About Fine.

Volume 213 in the "Histoire des Idees et Critique Litteraire'. French text. 548pp. Bright, fresh copy with sound binding. About as new. View more info

The Canadian military experience 1867-1995 : a Bibliography: Bibliographie de la vie militaire au Canada 1867-1995


Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ottowa, Ontario, Canada, Canadian Government Pub Centre: 1997

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 039532

ISBN: 0660601648

Condition: VG+

Text in English and French. xxi, 520 p. ; 25 cm. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Government publication. An ex-Library copy, probably never used. Rubber stamp to bottom edge - no further external marks. Label and stamps to htp - no further internal marks. Bright, white, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 990g. View more info

A Bibliography of the Poetics of Aristotle

By: COOPER, Lane & GUDEMAN, Alfred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13985

Condition: VG+

Cornell Studies in English Vol. XI. 1583 entries. 193pp. Interior is as bright and clean 'as new'. Binding is sound and spine is square. Slight fading to edges of wraps. Overlapping edges of wraps have wear. Previous owner's details on ffep. [370g] View more info

Treasure Seekers and Borrowers: Children's Books in Britain 1900-1960

By: CROUCH, Marcus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Library Association: 1970

Edition: Fourth Printing, Amended

Seller ID: 040570

ISBN: 0853651825

Condition: Fine

Comprehensive survey of children's books in Britain in the twentieth century, 1900 to 1960. 162pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar with just a little rubbing here and there. Weight, 346g. View more info