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Image for Romantic Vancouver Island :   Victoria Yesterday and Today

Romantic Vancouver Island : Victoria Yesterday and Today

By: Abraham, Dorothy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Victoria, Acme-Buckle Printing: 1966

Edition: Fifth Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 25738

Condition: NF in stiff Wraps


Illustrated in black and white. Signed by the author on title page. Lightest of wear. View more info

Image for British Columbia Chronicle 1778-1846 - Adventures by Sea and Land

British Columbia Chronicle 1778-1846 - Adventures by Sea and Land

By: Akrigg, G P V & Akrigg, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Discovery Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31533

ISBN: 0919624022

Condition: NF/VG


The first comprehensive history of British Columbia's earliest years. Colour frontis of Cook, lots of black and white illustrations and maps. Book near fine, jacket a little edgeworn and rubbed. View more info

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1001 British Columbia Place Names

By: Akrigg, G P V and Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Discovery Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16885

Condition: NF/VG


Perennially reprinted and with good reason. Indispensable reference on British Columbia. Nice copy in lightly worn jacket with tape repair on verso of spine head. View more info

Image for THE DIARY AND NARRATIVE OF RICHARD HENRY ALEXANDER IN A JOURNEY ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

THE DIARY AND NARRATIVE OF RICHARD HENRY ALEXANDER IN A JOURNEY ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

By: Alexander, Richard Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Richmond, BC, Alcuin Society: 1973

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 24027

ISBN: 0919026044

Condition: Fine


Limited to 500 copies of which this is #181. Edited by Neil Brearley, maps and drawings byt Frits Jacobsen. A very handsome book printed on fine paper and bound in coarse weave gilt-stamped cloth. View more info

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Vancouver Heritage Inventory Summary Report

By: Allen Parker and Associates

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Vancouver, City of Vancouver: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31960

Condition: Very Good in Spiral Binding


An important reference for Heritage in Vancouver. Extensively illustrated in black and white. Alas, many of the buildings listed are now gone. Spiral Bound, light wear. View more info

Image for A Fairy's Garland of B. C. Flowers

A Fairy's Garland of B. C. Flowers

By: Allison, Dorothea (ill Janet [Middleton])

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vernon, BC, The Vernon News:

Seller ID: 28742

Condition: Fine


A wildflower fairy alphabet with lovely illustrations each printed in a different single color using the white space for the picture and the text. Written by an Okanagan Valley pioneer. Unworn , a fine copy. View more info

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VICTORIA ANOTHER VIEW

By: Amos, Robert

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Victoria, Orca Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 771

ISBN: 1551430053

Condition: F/F


A handsomely produced book with very nice reproductions of Amos' paintings of Victoria street scenes. View more info

Image for Circle of Voices : A History of the Religious Communities of British Columbia

Circle of Voices : A History of the Religious Communities of British Columbia

By: Anderson, Charles et al

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18270

ISBN: 0889820546

Condition: VG in Wraps


A comprehensive and quite useful guide to denominations in British Columbia. View more info

Image for BC Parks 1911 to 2011 : A Centennial - Provincial Parks as Reflective of the Times, A Personal Commentary

BC Parks 1911 to 2011 : A Centennial - Provincial Parks as Reflective of the Times, A Personal Commentary

By: Anderson, James D

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Victoria, Privately Printed: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 30082

Condition: Near Fine In Wraps


A limited edition intended for research and reference purposes. An abridged, more reader friendly version was published by Harbour in 1911 under the title British Columbia's Magnificent Parks. Illustrated with black and white photos and charts. Updated material to 2012 laid in. Warmly insribed by the author. Lightest of wear. View more info

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Vancouver's Chinatown

By: Anderson, Kay J

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queens University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31055

ISBN: 0773513299

Condition: VG in Wraps


Black and white illustrations. Light wear, occassional highlighting. View more info

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My Borrowed Life

By: Audain, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23263

Condition: F/VG


Autobiography of the last of the Dunsmuir's. Jacket has seveal small chips and tears. View more info

Image for History of British Columbia - from its earliest discovery to the present time

History of British Columbia - from its earliest discovery to the present time

By: Begg, Alexander

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29060

Condition: VG


Illustrated in black and white. Has only a small remnant of the folding map. A bright copy with light wear to the extremities. Rear hinge starting. View more info

Image for Bittersweet Oasis: A History of Ashcroft, the First 100 Years [British Columbia]

Bittersweet Oasis: A History of Ashcroft, the First 100 Years [British Columbia]

By: Belton, Brian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ashcroft, BC, Village of Ashcroft: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31251

ISBN: 0889256632

Condition: Near Fine


Extensively illustrated in black and white, photo endpapers. Bound in brown cloth with brown titles and vignette. Lightest of wear, gift inscription. View more info

Image for PIONEER LEGACY: CHRONICLES OF THE LOWER SKEENA VOLUME I

PIONEER LEGACY: CHRONICLES OF THE LOWER SKEENA VOLUME I

By: Bennett, Norma V. (compiler)

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Terrace, BC, D R E M Lee Foundation: 2001

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 27491

ISBN: 0968302629

Condition: Fine in Wraps


Illustrated in black and white, cover painting by J D Kelley. Short articles on the Skeena country in Northwest British Columbia. A fine copy. View more info

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Yukon Wild Flowers

By: Black, Martha Louise, photos by George Black)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Price, Templeton Syndicate: [1940]

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 31936

Condition: Very Good in Wraps


Monchrome photographs by George Black with descriptions by Martha. SIGNED by both on the title page. The Black were prominent Yukoners in the first half of the twentieth century with George being the MP for Yukon and Martha replacing him in the House of Commons when he fell ill. She was the second woman elected to the Canadian Parliament. One illustation has been covered by a tipped in drawing of the same plant. Light wear, front cover with a band of sunning. View more info

Image for Whoever Gives Us Bread: The Story of Italians in British Columbia

Whoever Gives Us Bread: The Story of Italians in British Columbia

By: Bowen, Lynne

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas and McIntyre: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28337

ISBN: 1553656075

Condition: F/F


Illustrated with black and white photos. As New. View more info

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Peace River Chronicles

By: Bowes, G E

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Prescott Publishing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27229

Condition: VG/G


Maps, Photos, Illustrations. Folding colour map in rear cover. Eighty one eyewitness accounts of the discovery and exploration of the Peace River Country of British Columbia. Light wear to book, jacket edgeworn with a number of chips and tears. View more info

Image for Trauma Farm : A Rebel History of Rural Life

Trauma Farm : A Rebel History of Rural Life

By: Brett, Brian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Greystone Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31277

ISBN: 1553654749

Condition: Fine/Fine


A superb memoir and meditation on rural life and the world in general. A fine copy. First printing, uncommon thus. View more info

Image for Henry & Self : The Private Life of Sarah Crease

Henry & Self : The Private Life of Sarah Crease

By: Bridge, Kathryn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Victoria, Sono Nis Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23441

ISBN: 1550390716

Condition: Fine in Wraps


Well illustrated with numerous black and white photos. Biography of a member of a prominent early British Columbian family. View more info

Robert Brown and the Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition

By: Brown, Robert( Ed John Hayman)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vancouver, UBC Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32257

ISBN: 0774803223

Condition: F/NF


The 8th volume in the Recollections of the Pioneers of British Columbia. Illustrated with black and white maps and period illustrations. Lightest of wear to book and jacket which has some mild creasing. View more info