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Loyalist Settlements 1783-1789 : New Evidence of Canadian Loyalist Claims, Antliff, W Bruce (research and transcritpion)
1 Antliff, W Bruce (research and transcritpion) Loyalist Settlements 1783-1789 : New Evidence of Canadian Loyalist Claims
Toronto Archives on Ontario 1985 0774398906 / 9780774398909 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 423 pp. 4TO 
Illustrated with 10 facsimile plates. A bicentennial publication celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Loyalists' arrival in Ontario. Handsomely bound in coarse gilt-decorated blue cloth. A heavy book, special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Baldwins and the Great Experiment, Baldwin, J and R.M.
2 Baldwin, J and R.M. The Baldwins and the Great Experiment
Toronto Longmans 1969 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 269 pp. 8VO 
Black and white illustrations, map endpapers. The Baldwins' role in bringing responsible government to Canada. Gift inscription, very light wear to book and jacket. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Yonge Street Story 1793-1860, Berchem, F R
3 Berchem, F R The Yonge Street Story 1793-1860
Toronto McGraw-Hill Ryerson 1977 007082567x / 9780070825673 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 192 pp. 8VO 
The biography of Canada's most famous street. Well illustrated with black and white drawings and maps. Light wear to book and jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Invasion of Canada 1812-1813, Berton, Pierre
4 Berton, Pierre The Invasion of Canada 1812-1813
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1980 0771012357 / 9780771012358 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 363 pp. 8VO 1
SIGNED by Berton on the title page. Gift inscription below Berton's signature, very light wear to book, unclipped jacket has several small tears 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Do What You Must : Selected Editorials From Le Devoir Under Henri Bourassa 1910-1932, Bourassa, Henri
5 Bourassa, Henri Do What You Must : Selected Editorials From Le Devoir Under Henri Bourassa 1910-1932
Toronto Champlain Society 2016 1487501870 / 9781487501877 First Edition Hardcover Fine 293 pp. 8VO 
Publications of The Champlain Society LXXVII. Edited by Pierre Anctil; translated by Tonu Onu. A fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Stone Country: A Unauthorized History of Canada, Bowering, George
6 Bowering, George Stone Country: A Unauthorized History of Canada
Toronto Penguin Canada 2003 0143013971 / 9780143013976 First Edition Hardcover F/F 344 pp. 8VO 
A fine copy of a remarkably readable history. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wolfe, Bradley, A G
7 Bradley, A G Wolfe
London Macmillan 1895 First Edition Hardcover VG 214 pp. 8VO 
Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Portrait frontis. Gilt faded, some markings and old dampstains to cover. Front hinge starting. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Planners and Politicians : Liberal Politics and Social Policy 1957-1968, Bryden, P E
8 Bryden, P E Planners and Politicians : Liberal Politics and Social Policy 1957-1968
Montreal McGill-Queens University Press 1997 0773516514 / 9780773516519 First Edition Hardcover VG in Wraps 233 pp. 8VO 
Lightest of wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Next-Year Country : A Study of Rural Social Organization in Alberta, Burnet, Jean
9 Burnet, Jean Next-Year Country : A Study of Rural Social Organization in Alberta
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1951 First Edition Hardcover Good 188 pp. 8VO 
A lightly worn ex-library copy with usual markings, interior and exterior. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Settlement of Canadian-American Disputes : A Critical Study of Methods and Results, Corbett, P E
10 Corbett, P E The Settlement of Canadian-American Disputes : A Critical Study of Methods and Results
New Haven Yale University Press 1937 First Edition Hardcover F/NF 134 pp. 4TO 
Colourful map endpapers. Bound in blue cloth with gilt titling. Book fine, very light wear to jacket, small tear at upper rear spine fold, small dampstain on jacket spine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Great Adventure : How the Mounties Conquered the West, Cruise, David & Griffiths, Alison
11 Cruise, David & Griffiths, Alison The Great Adventure : How the Mounties Conquered the West
Toronto VIKING PRESS 1996 0670834327 / 9780670834327 First Edition Hardcover NF/F 416 pp. 8VO 1
Illustrated in black and white. SIGNED by both authors on the title page. Gift inscription, otherwise fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Building the Educational State : Canada West 1836-1871, Curtis, Bruce
12 Curtis, Bruce Building the Educational State : Canada West 1836-1871
London, ON The Althouse Press 1988 0920354203 / 9780920354209 First Edition Hardcover Very Good/Very Good 450 pp. 8VO 
Black and white photos at rear. Date on front endpaper, possible remainder mark on top edge, otherwise fine. Light wear to jacket, tear on bottom edge of rear panel. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Settlement of the Peace River Counrty : A Study of a Pioneer Area, Dawson,  C A & Murchie, R W
13 Dawson, C A & Murchie, R W The Settlement of the Peace River Counrty : A Study of a Pioneer Area
Toronto Macmillan 1934 First Edition Hardcover Good 284 pp. 8VO 
Canadian Frontiers of Settlement Volume 6. Illustrated with black and white photos, maps and charts. Ex-library with usual markings. Rebound in pebbled maroon library cloth. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Men in Scarlet, Dempsey, Hugh (editor)
14 Dempsey, Hugh (editor) Men in Scarlet
Calgary McClelland and Stewart nd First Edition Hardcover F/VG 230 pp. 8VO 
Essays on the Northwest and Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Illustrated in black and white. Co-published with the Historical Society of Alberta. Light wear and rubbing to jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Battle for a Continent : Quebec 1759, Donaldson, Gerald
15 Donaldson, Gerald Battle for a Continent : Quebec 1759
Toronto Doubleday 1973 0385058195 / 9780385058193 First Edition Hardcover NF/Good 241 pp +bibliography 8VO 
Illustrated in black and white and with colour plates. Map endpapers. The Battle of the Plains of Abraham. Several small tears to unclipped jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham - Six Volumes, Doughty, A in collaboration with G W Parmelee
16 Doughty, A in collaboration with G W Parmelee The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham - Six Volumes
Quebec Dussault & Proulx 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8VO 
The Fitzpatrick Edition bound in original blue cloth with gilt titles on spine, armorial vignette on front boards. Sir Arthur Doughty was the legislative librarian of Quebec and the Dominion Archivist and keeper of the public records. A magisterial work, still a standard. Front and bottom edges uncut. All illustrations and large foldout coloured map present in volume 1. Portrait plate of Montcalm and guard heavily foxed, six inch tear on map extending out from gutter, hinges cracked but holding, several marks on boards. Volume 2 has all illustrations and large folding map with cutout addition. Sporadic foxing to the plates, three inch tear on map starting at gutter, hinges cracked. Volume 3 has all illustrations present, occasional light foxing, many pages unopened, overall light wear. Volume 4 lightly worn, most pages unopened.. Volume 5 in similar condition to volume 4.Volume 6 most pages unopened, hinges cracked. Overall an attractive set of an important Canadian historical work. A heavy set, special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 945.00 USD
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The Queen's Choice : A Story of Canada's Capital, Eggleston, Wilfrid
17 Eggleston, Wilfrid The Queen's Choice : A Story of Canada's Capital
Ottawa Queen's Printer 1961 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 325 pp. 8VO 
Handsomely produced history of Ottawa. Illustrated with colour and black and white illustrations, fold-out maps. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Kingdom Papers Volumes I and II, Ewart, John S
18 Ewart, John S Kingdom Papers Volumes I and II
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1912,1917 First Edition Hardcover VG 331,393 pp + indices 8VO 
Bound in blue cloth. Ewart was a prominent Canadian lawyer who practiced in Toronto, Winnipeg and Ottawa and who established his reputation arguing the Manitoba Schools Question. He was an anti-Imperialist and a Canadian Nationalist and a strong advocate for full Canadian independence. Solid non-circulating ex-library copies with usual interior and exterior markings. White accession numbers on spine. Heavy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Thornhill 1793-1963 The History of an Ontario Village, Fitzgerald, Doris M (ill Thoreau MacDonald)
19 Fitzgerald, Doris M (ill Thoreau MacDonald) Thornhill 1793-1963 The History of an Ontario Village
Thornhill, ON Privately Printed 1964 Reprint Hardcover Fine 131 pp 8VO 1
SIGNED by the author on the title page. With black and white illustrations by MacDonald and a chapter by Willard Simpson. Christmas card from Trinity Anglican Church in Thornhill laid in. Bound in brick red cloth with gilt titling on spine and front cover. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Canadian Prairies - A History, Friesen, Gerald
20 Friesen, Gerald The Canadian Prairies - A History
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1984 0802025137 / 9780802025135 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 524 pp. 8VO 
Black and white illustrations. Light wear to book and jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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