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Image for Sunlight in the Shadows - The Landscape of Emily Carr

Sunlight in the Shadows - The Landscape of Emily Carr

By: Breuer, Michael & Dodd, Kerry Mason

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31201

ISBN: 0195404645

Condition: NF/NF


Drawing on Emily Carr's unpublished writings Dodd has assembled a text which is carefully matched by the images that Breuer gathered during two years spent in search of the scenes that inspired Carr. Stunning photography. A fine copy. View more info

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The Passing of a Race

By: Higgins, D W

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto,, William Briggs: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32298

Condition: Fair


Early tales of British Columbia and the American Northwest by a former speaker of the BC legislature. Illlustrated with black and white photos. A lightly worn ex-library copy with usual marking. Overall light wear BUT missing title page. View more info

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Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R Jewitt

By: Jewitt, John R

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fairfield, WA, Ye Galleon Press: 1967

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 31816

Condition: Near Fine


Originally published in 1817. Limited to 1522 copies of which this is #448. Jewitt's memoir of his capture by the Nootka and the great chief Maquinna. Lightest of wear, spine slightly darkened. View more info

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Victoria B.C. : City of Enchantment in Canada's Evergreen Playground

By: Lady Willison (ill A C Leighton)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victoria, Empress Hotel: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32046

Condition: Near Fine


Quite nicely illustrated in colour with frontis and nine other plates by Arhur Leighton. A lovely bright and unworn copy with several small faint dampstains along the front edges. Postage will be reduced for Canadian and overseas orders. View more info

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Esquimalt Naval Base : A history of its Work and Defences

By: Longstaff, Major F V

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victoria, Victoria Book & Stationery: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31996

Condition: NF in Wraps


Frontis plus Twelve black and white plates at rear. This is the much scarcer hardcover edition. An information sheet on the book affixed to the front pastedown states the more common softcover was available for $1.50 and that this edition sold for $3.50 in 1942. From the library of the Research and Development Dept of the CNR with several stamps so attesting and a seemingly unused pocket at the rear. Very light wear. View more info

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The History of the Northern Interior of British Columbia

By: Morice, A.G.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Smithers, BC, Interior Stationers: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 31641

ISBN: 0919213979

Condition: VG/VG


Originally published in 1904. Illustrated in black and white with two fold-out maps one in the text and a larger one in the rear pocket, both in excellent condition. A lightly worn ex-genealogical library copy with label on lower jacket spine, minimal interior markings. Jacket laminated View more info

Image for Burns Lake & District: A History Formal & Informal

Burns Lake & District: A History Formal & Informal

By: Turkii, Pat

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Burns Lake, BC, Burns Lake Historical Society: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31465

ISBN: 0919212476

Condition: Fine


Extensively illustrated in black and white. Includes information on Francois and Ootsa Lakes. A fine copy. View more info

Image for Sternwheelers and Steam Tugs: An Illustrated History of the Canadian Pacific Railway's British Columbia Lake and River Service (ISBN: 0919203159)

Sternwheelers and Steam Tugs: An Illustrated History of the Canadian Pacific Railway's British Columbia Lake and River Service (ISBN: 0919203159)

By: Turner, Robert D

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, Sono Nis Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31746

ISBN: 0919203159

Condition: VG/VG


Very well illustrated in black and white. Owner's inscription on verso of front endpaper. Very light wear to book and jacket. A large and heavy book. View more info