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McGill University: For the Advancement of Learning. Volume 1: 1801-1895. Volume 2 1895-1971, Frost, Stanley Brice
21 Frost, Stanley Brice McGill University: For the Advancement of Learning. Volume 1: 1801-1895. Volume 2 1895-1971
Kingston and Montreal McGill-Queens University Press 1985 0773503536 / 9780773503533 Hardcover F/NF 8VO 
Handsomely produced volumes illustrated with black and white photos and drawings, pictorial endpapers. Volume 1 is a second printing, volume 2 a first. Housed in and attractive matching slipcase. Books are fine, jacket on volume 2 is fine, jacket on volume 1 is near fine with a little bit of wear at the spine head. The slipcase is unworn with some almost imperceptible sunning at the top of one of the sides. A heavy set. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The History of the Township of Brant 1854-1979, Gateman, Laura A
22 Gateman, Laura A The History of the Township of Brant 1854-1979
Elmwood, ON Brant Township Historical Society 1979 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 486 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated with black and white photos. Attractively bound in bright red gilt-stamped cloth. A very lightly worn ex-genealogical library copy with no external marks except for stamp on top edge, minimal interior. As new but for library markings and pocket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A History of Canadian Political Thought, Glazebrook, G De T.
23 Glazebrook, G De T. A History of Canadian Political Thought
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1966 First Edition Hardcover F/VG 359 pp. 8VO 
Political thought since earliest times. Jacket a little edgeworn, tape repair on verso, small hole on front panel near lower spine fold. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Rising Country : The Hale-Amherst Correspondence 1799-1825, Hall, Roger & Shelton, S W
24 Hall, Roger & Shelton, S W The Rising Country : The Hale-Amherst Correspondence 1799-1825
Toronto Champlain Society 2002 0968931715 / 9780968931714 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine 487 pp. 8VO 
Publications of the Champlain Society LXV. Colour frontis, black and white plates. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Eldon House Diaries : Five Women's Views of the 19th Century, Harris, Robin S & Terry G Harris (editors)
25 Harris, Robin S & Terry G Harris (editors) The Eldon House Diaries : Five Women's Views of the 19th Century
Toronto Champlain Society 1994 0969342535 / 9780969342533 First Edition Hardcover Fine 517 pp. 8VO 
Publications of the Champlain Society Ontario Series XV. Limited to 1250 copies, this copy #412. Black and white illustrations. A fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume II - 1701 to 1740, Hayne, David M (Editor)
26 Hayne, David M (Editor) Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume II - 1701 to 1740
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1972 802032400 First Edition Hardcover NF 759 pp. 4TO 
Very attractively bound in bright red cloth with equally bright gilt. Very light wear, presentation bookplate on FFEP. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Experiences of a Backwoods Preacher : Thirty Years of Ministerial Life, Hilts, Rev Joseph H
27 Hilts, Rev Joseph H Experiences of a Backwoods Preacher : Thirty Years of Ministerial Life
Toronto Williams Briggs 1887 First Edition Hardcover Good 352 pp. 8VO 
Ministering to rural Ontario in the 1800's. A worn ex-genealogical library copy with pocket and usual interior stamps, no exterior markings. Bound in green gilt-titled cloth. Covers worn, joints splitting but holding. Watter p. 517. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Japanese Canadians by Charles H Young, Helen R Y Reid with a second part on Oriental Standards of Living by W A Carrothers, Innis, H A
28 Innis, H A The Japanese Canadians by Charles H Young, Helen R Y Reid with a second part on Oriental Standards of Living by W A Carrothers
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1938 First Edition Hardcover Good 295 pp. 8VO 
An ex-library copy with usual markings rebound in sturdy decorated red buckram with usual library enhancements. Fold-out census map torn and repaired. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Picture Gallery of Canadian History - Complete in one Volume.  Red Reel Library, Jefferys, C W
29 Jefferys, C W The Picture Gallery of Canadian History - Complete in one Volume. Red Reel Library
Toronto Ryerson Press 1953 First Thus Hardcover VG/Good 8VO 
First one volume edition, this part of the Red Reel Libray, produced by Canada Wire and Cable as promotional gifts with the name of the recipient in gilt on the front board. In the distinctive hammered copper jacket, quite worn, with a rectangle cut out on the lower front panel to show the recipient's name. Lightest of wear to book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Dramatic Episodes in Canadian History, Jefferys, Charles W
30 Jefferys, Charles W Dramatic Episodes in Canadian History
Toronto Ryerson Press/Hunter-Rose 1930 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 74 pp. Folio 
Text and black and white mounted illustrations (most with tissue guards) by the author. Quite a remarkable production for the Canadian publishing industry of the day. Light wear to book, jacket edgeworn but with a number of chips and tears. Oddly, the only mention of the publisher (Ryerson) in on the jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Pioneers in Canada, Johnston, Harry (Ill E Wall-Cousins)
31 Johnston, Harry (Ill E Wall-Cousins) Pioneers in Canada
London Blackie 1912 First Edition Hardcover VG 328 pp. 8VO 
Eight quite striking plates by Wall-Cousins as well as black and white illustrations and maps. Bound in gilt decorated and titled green cloth, TRG.. Light wear, spine faded. A handsome book. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Assiniboine Basin, Kavanagh, Martine
32 Kavanagh, Martine The Assiniboine Basin
Winnipeg Privately Printed 1946 First Edition Hardcover VG/Good 282 pp. 8VO 
A social study of the Discovery, Exploration and Settlement of Manitoba. Illustrated with black and white photos and maps including two fold-out. Jacket worn with tape repairs on verso. Peel 3990. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Twelve Months in Klondike, Kirk, R C
33 Kirk, R C Twelve Months in Klondike
London Heinemann 1899 First Edition Hardcover Good 273 pp. 8VO 
With 100 illustrations and a map. In original dark red cloth. A non-circulating ex-library copy with usual interior markings, no pocket, white catalogue numbers on spine. Covers darkened with some soiling, losses at the spine head. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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Vancouver's First Century : A City Album 1860-1960, Kloppenborg, Anne et al
34 Kloppenborg, Anne et al Vancouver's First Century : A City Album 1860-1960
Vancouver J J Douglas 1977 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 153 pp. 4TO 
Nice collection of black and white photos illustrating Vancouver's history. Jacket edgeworn, Booksale stamp and owner's name on title page. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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All of Baba's Children, Kostash, Myrna
35 Kostash, Myrna All of Baba's Children
Edmonton Hurtig 1977 0888301448 / 9780888301444 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 414 pp. 8VO 
History of the Ukrainians in Western Canada. Jacket worn, gift inscription. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Inheritance : Ontarios Century Farms and Past & Present, Ladell, John & Monica, Ill. by Hoferichter, Bert
36 Ladell, John & Monica, Ill. by Hoferichter, Bert Inheritance : Ontarios Century Farms and Past & Present
Toronto Macmillan 1979 0770517927 / 9780770517922 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 274 pp. 8VO 
Features 42 farm families throughout southern and eastern Ontario. Illlustrated with black and white photos. Light wear and several small tears to jacket. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Great Stories of Canada - Redcoat Sailor : The Adventures of Sir Howard Douglas, Lambert, R S (ill Adrian Dingle)
37 Lambert, R S (ill Adrian Dingle) Great Stories of Canada - Redcoat Sailor : The Adventures of Sir Howard Douglas
Toronto Macmillan 1967(1956) Trade Paperback Softcover NF in Wraps 160 pp. 8VO 
Great Stories of Canada # 11. With black and white and duotone illustrations. Very light wear, except for rough label removal on front cover. Seemingly unread. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Early Days In Upper Canada : Letters of John Langton from the Backwoods of Upper Canada and the Audit Office of the Province of Canada, Langton, John (Ed W A Langton)
38 Langton, John (Ed W A Langton) Early Days In Upper Canada : Letters of John Langton from the Backwoods of Upper Canada and the Audit Office of the Province of Canada
Toronto Macmillan 1926 First Edition Hardcover VG 310 pp. 8VO 
Langton was an early pioneer of the Fenelon Falls area and went on to a distinguished career as politician and civil servant. Illustrated with black and white plates, map endpapers. Bound in brown ribbed cloth, gilt titling on spine. Light wear, spine faded, a nice copy of quite a fascinating book. Watters p. 529. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Myrtleville : A Canadian Farm and Family, 1837-1967, Latzer, Beth Good
39 Latzer, Beth Good Myrtleville : A Canadian Farm and Family, 1837-1967
Carbondale, IL University of Southern Illinois 1976 0809307472 / 9780809307470 First Edition Hardcover F/NF 312 pp. 8VO 
Black and white illustrations. Lightest of wear to priceclipped jacket. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Romantic Kent - More Than Three Centuries of History 1626-1952, Lauriston, Victor
40 Lauriston, Victor Romantic Kent - More Than Three Centuries of History 1626-1952
Chatham, ON Privately Printed 1952 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 784 pp. 8VO 
A very lightly worn ex-genealogical library copy with no external marking, minimal internal. Illustrated in black and white. Bound in gilt-stamped faux brown morocco. Lightest of wear. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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