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The Clockmaker or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slicksville, Haliburton, Thomas Chandler
21 Haliburton, Thomas Chandler The Clockmaker or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slicksville
Philadelphia Carey, Lea and Blanchard 1838 First US Edition Hardcover VG 220 pp Small 8VO 
In original blue boards, quarter cloth with paper spine label. Bookplate of US Congressman Foster Waterman Stearns. General wear, rear joint splitting. Waters p. 305, Sabin 29684. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Journeys to the Island of St. John or Prince Edward Island, Harvery, D C (editor)
22 Harvery, D C (editor) Journeys to the Island of St. John or Prince Edward Island
Toronto Macmillan 1955 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 213 pp. 8VO 
A Macmillan Pioneer Book. Includes Thomas Curtis's Voyage to the Island of St. John's, Walter Johnstone's Letters and Travels, and J.L. Lewellin's Emigration, Prince Edward Island. Lightest of wear to book, jacket torn at the front flap fold extending into the front panel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Horsemen, Harvison, C W
23 Harvison, C W The Horsemen
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1967 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 271 pp. 8VO 
Memoirs of life as a Mountie by a former Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Nice tight copy with minimal wear. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Riders of the Plains : A Record of the North-West Mounted Police of Canada 1873-1910, Haydon, A L
24 Haydon, A L The Riders of the Plains : A Record of the North-West Mounted Police of Canada 1873-1910
Toronto Copp Clark 1912 Fifth Impression Hardcover NF 385 pp. 8VO 
Photgravure frontis, black and white plates, 4 maps including two foldout. Bound in red gilt-stamped cloth, TEG. A lovely copy with faded spine but bright red gilt-stamped boards. Lightest of wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Winnipeg's Early Days, Healy, W. J., Illustrated by F. G. Sheppard
25 Healy, W. J., Illustrated by F. G. Sheppard Winnipeg's Early Days
Winnipeg Stovel Company Ltd. 1927 Third Printing Hardcover VG 59 pp. 4TO 
With a short historical sketch and twelve full colour prints of early Winnipeg scenes. Covers browned at edges, book slightly bowed. Splitting starting at top front joint. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Fraser, Hutchison, Bruce
26 Hutchison, Bruce The Fraser
Toronto Clarke Irwin 1950 First Edition Hardcover VG/Good 368 pp. 8VO 
Rivers of America series. Very worn jacket with several large chips 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Story of the Press, Inees, C (editor)
27 Inees, C (editor) The Story of the Press
Battleford, Sask Canadian North-West Historical Society 1928 First Edition Softcover VG in Stapled Wraps 106 pp. 8VO 
Canadian North-West Historical Society Publication Vol I, No IV, Part 1. Illustrated in black and white. A very clean non-circulating ex-library copy with exterior labels, no pocket and minimal interior stamps and markings. Light wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Canon E K Matheson D.D. : Saskatchewan's First Graduate, Innes, Campbell [editor]
28 Innes, Campbell [editor] Canon E K Matheson D.D. : Saskatchewan's First Graduate
Battleford, Sask Canadian North-West Historical Society 1927 First Edition Softcover VG in Stapled Wraps 86 pp. 8VO 
Canadian North-West Historical Society Publication Vol I, No III. Being a History of the Development of the Church of England in North-Western Saskatchewan. Canon Matheson was also the honourary president of the society which published this work. A very clean non-circulating ex-library copy with exterior labels, no pocket and minimal interior stamps and markings. Light wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Kelsey Papers, Kelsey, Henry (intro by Arthur G Doughty and Chester Martin)
29 Kelsey, Henry (intro by Arthur G Doughty and Chester Martin) The Kelsey Papers
Ottawa 1929 First Edition Softcover VG in Wraps 128 pp. 8VO 
Public Archives Canada & Public Record Office of Northern Ireland. A direct transcription of the papers of the Hudson's Bay Company explorer which were turned over to the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland in 1926. Introduction in French and English. Includes chapters of Journals, Indian Beliefs and Superstitions and letters from Kelsey. Fold out map at rear and photo laid from the Public Archives of Canada of a View of a English Minister's House on the Red River in 1821 reproduced from Swiss Colonization pictures 1821 as well as a letter from the Public Archives to the original owner of the piece who later became Archbishop of Rupert's Land. A solid non-circulating ex-library copy with usual interior and exterior markings , no pocket. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Mackenzie's Own Narrative of the Rebellion with Notes Critical and Explanatory Exhibiting the Only True Account of What Took Place at the Memorable Siege of Toronto in the Month of December 1837, King, William Lyon (ed  W S Wallace)
30 King, William Lyon (ed W S Wallace) Mackenzie's Own Narrative of the Rebellion with Notes Critical and Explanatory Exhibiting the Only True Account of What Took Place at the Memorable Siege of Toronto in the Month of December 1837
Toronto Rous & Mann 1937 First Edition Hardcover VG 30 pp. 8VO 
Boards browning, rear joint starting to split. Overall light wear to a fragile item. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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History of the Church in Eastern Canada and Newfoundland, Langtry, Rev. J.
31 Langtry, Rev. J. History of the Church in Eastern Canada and Newfoundland
London Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge 1892 Hardcover VG 256 pp. 12MO 
Foldout map frontis showing Canadian dioceses. Bound in gilt and black stamped red cloth. Light wear, spine faded, some wear to extremities. SPCK stamp on title page. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Other People's Money, Leacock, Stephen
32 Leacock, Stephen Other People's Money
Toronto Royal Trust 1947 First Edition Hardcover VG 21 pp. 8VO 
Uncommon - small book written by Leacock for the Royal Trust Company. The fragile binding is in excellent condition and would be fine except for a half -moon coffee stain on the front board. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Klondike Cattle Drive : The Journal of Norman Lee, Lee, Norman (ed Gordon Elliott)
33 Lee, Norman (ed Gordon Elliott) Klondike Cattle Drive : The Journal of Norman Lee
Vancouver Mitchell Press 1960 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 58 pp. 8VO 
Foreword by Eileen Laurie. A fascinating record of a ridiculously difficult cattle drive from Alberta to the Klondike. Foldout map frontis of routes to the Yukon, outlined in red, foldout copies of original document, original material and marginalia printed in red. Lightest of wear to book, jacket lightly worn with several small tears. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Selkirk Settlers in Real Life, MacBeth, M AA
34 MacBeth, M AA The Selkirk Settlers in Real Life
Toronto Williams Briggs 1897 First Edition Hardcover Good 119 pp. 12MO 
With an introduction by Sir Donald A Smith. A description of the social life and customs of the settlers. Photo frontis. Soiling to covers and many of the internal pages. Thin cut in frontis not affecting the illustration. Peel 1501. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Rainbow Chasers, Macdonald, Ervin Austin
35 Macdonald, Ervin Austin The Rainbow Chasers
Toronto Douglas & McIntyre 1985 088894408x / 9780888944085 Trade Paperback Softcover NF in Wraps 272 pp. 8VO 
Early pioneers in the beautiful Cariboo country of British Columbia. Very light wear. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Down North, Macdonald, Malcolm
36 Macdonald, Malcolm Down North
Toronto OUP 1943 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 8VO 
Canada's north at a critical time. Book in very nice condition, DJ worn and chipped 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Lumberjacks, Mackay, Donald
37 Mackay, Donald Lumberjacks
Toronto McGraw-Hill Ryerson 1986 Paperback Edition Softcover VG in Wraps 319 pp. 8VO 
History of the quintissential Canadian job. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Manitoba and the Great North-west, Macoun, John
38 Macoun, John Manitoba and the Great North-west
Guelph, Ont. The World Publishing Company 1882 First Edition Hardcover VG 687 pp. 8VO 
The field for investment, the home of the emigrant, being a full and complete history of the country, its geography, area, situation, and boundaries, its early history and progress, incidents of the settlement from the earliest period up to the present time, topography and general character of the country, its climate, together with tables of temperature and climatic changes, fuel supplies, coal, timber, etc. the soil, its wonderful richness and fertility, natural products, grain, fruits, grasses, and flowers, natural history with enumerations of its mammals, reptiles, insects, birds and fishes, stock raising, special advantages and adaptability, mineral resources and prospects of developement [sic], the water supply, rivers, lakes, etc., steamboat and interprovincial communication, the railway system, its rise, progress, and developement [sic], the Indians, their past history and present status, the Hudson Bay Company and its relations with the country, its past and present history, lands and land policy, the government and railway lands, mode of survey and laying out townships, land regulations of each, advice to immigrants and settlers. Illustrated with woodcuts and 2 colour foldout maps and tinted colour frontis birdeye view of Winnipeg. Attractively rebound in green cloth, gilt titles on spine. Frontis badly folded, small tear to to North-West map.very light wear overall. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Scenic Sieges and Battlefields of French Canada, MACPHERSON, KATHERINE LIVINGSTONE
39 MACPHERSON, KATHERINE LIVINGSTONE Scenic Sieges and Battlefields of French Canada
Montreal Valentine Publishing nd(1908) Hardcover VG 126 pp. 8VO 
Seemingly either a review or a publisher's presentation copy with a letter from the publishes laid in dated December 1908. Illustrated with photos. Red boards with gilt are very bright although spine is sunned with some splitting and fraying at the head. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Book-Keeper and a Translation from The German of Schiller, Marcator (Ellice, Edward(?), John Harris)
40 Marcator (Ellice, Edward(?), John Harris) The Book-Keeper and a Translation from The German of Schiller
Montreal Dawson Brothers 1868 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 61 12MO 
An odd little bit of Canadiana variously attributed to Edward Ellice, a prominent merchant and landowner who was instrumental in the amalgamation of the Northwest Company and the Hudson's Bay Company and one John Harris. The Book-Keeper of the title is the Recording Angel who keeps a profit and loss ledger on every person and the translation from Shciller is The Song of the Bell with German and English on facing pages. Bound in brown gilt-titled cloth. Lightest of wear with some very minor scrapes on the rear board. Watters p.65. Lande S0228 (McGill Library). 
Price: 50.00 USD
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