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Handbook of Upper Canadian Chronology

By: Armstrong, Frederick H

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 1985

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 31917

ISBN: 091967092x

Condition: Fine/Very Good


A complete listing of officials and dates in Upper Canada to 1841. Book fine, very light wear to jacket, spine sunned extending to upper front and rear panels. View more info

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The Baldwins and the Great Experiment

By: Baldwin, J and R.M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, Longmans: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28649

Condition: VG/VG


Black and white illustrations, map endpapers. The Baldwins' role in bringing responsible government to Canada. Gift inscription, very light wear to book and jacket. View more info

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The Yonge Street Story 1793-1860

By: Berchem, F R

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30266

ISBN: 007082567x

Condition: VG/VG


The biography of Canada's most famous street. Well illustrated with black and white drawings and maps. Light wear to book and jacket. View more info

Image for Do What You Must : Selected Editorials From Le Devoir Under Henri Bourassa 1910-1932

Do What You Must : Selected Editorials From Le Devoir Under Henri Bourassa 1910-1932

By: Bourassa, Henri

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Champlain Society: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31451

ISBN: 1487501870

Condition: Fine


Publications of The Champlain Society LXXVII. Edited by Pierre Anctil; translated by Tonu Onu. A fine copy. View more info

Image for Stone Country: A Unauthorized History of Canada

Stone Country: A Unauthorized History of Canada

By: Bowering, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Penguin Canada: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24987

ISBN: 0143013971

Condition: F/F


A fine copy of a remarkably readable history. View more info

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Wolfe

By: Bradley, A G

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24242

Condition: VG


Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Portrait frontis. Gilt faded, some markings and old dampstains to cover. Front hinge starting. View more info

Image for Planners and Politicians : Liberal Politics and Social Policy 1957-1968

Planners and Politicians : Liberal Politics and Social Policy 1957-1968

By: Bryden, P E

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queens University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31043

ISBN: 0773516514

Condition: VG in Wraps


Lightest of wear. View more info

Image for Next-Year Country : A Study of Rural Social Organization in Alberta

Next-Year Country : A Study of Rural Social Organization in Alberta

By: Burnet, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26802

Condition: Good


A lightly worn ex-library copy with usual markings, interior and exterior. View more info

Image for The Fenian Invastions of Canada of 1866 and 1870

The Fenian Invastions of Canada of 1866 and 1870

By: Campbell, Francis Wayland

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, John Lovell: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31732

Condition: Good


And the operations of the Montreal Militia Brigade in Connection Therewith. A lecture delivered before the Montreal Military Institute in 1898. Ex-library with usual markings. Rebound in sturdy brown library buckram. View more info

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The Settlement of Canadian-American Disputes : A Critical Study of Methods and Results

By: Corbett, P E

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23868

Condition: F/NF


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. View more info

Image for The Great Adventure : How the Mounties Conquered the West

The Great Adventure : How the Mounties Conquered the West

By: Cruise, David & Griffiths, Alison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, VIKING PRESS: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 27599

ISBN: 0670834327

Condition: NF/F


Illustrated in black and white. SIGNED by both authors on the title page. Gift inscription, otherwise fine. View more info

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The Settlement of the Peace River Counrty : A Study of a Pioneer Area

By: Dawson, C A & Murchie, R W

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26645

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Principle of Official Independence - with particular reference to the political history of Canada

By: Dawson, R MacGregor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, P S King & Son: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32054

Condition: Very Good


Bound in ribbed green cloth with gilt titling on spine. Light wear, small worn patch on spine, heraldic bookplate. View more info

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Battle for a Continent : Quebec 1759

By: Donaldson, Gerald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18701

ISBN: 0385058195

Condition: NF/Good


Illustrated in black and white and with colour plates. Map endpapers. The Battle of the Plains of Abraham. Several small tears to unclipped jacket. View more info

The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham - Six Volumes

By: Doughty, A in collaboration with G W Parmelee

Price: $745.00

Publisher: Quebec, Dussault & Proulx: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32229

Condition: Very Good


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, ... View more info

Image for The Making of a Socialist : The Recollections of T C [Tommy] Douglas

The Making of a Socialist : The Recollections of T C [Tommy] Douglas

By: Douglas, T C [Tommy] (ed by Lewis H Thomas)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edmonton, University of Alberta Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 1

Seller ID: 32115

ISBN: 0888640706

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


INSCRIBED by Douglas on the dedication page. Portrait frontis, black and white photo illustrations in the text. Lightest of wear to book, jacket edgeworn with several small tears. View more info

Image for The Queen's Choice : A Story of Canada's Capital

The Queen's Choice : A Story of Canada's Capital

By: Eggleston, Wilfrid

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14384

Condition: NF/VG


Handsomely produced history of Ottawa. Illustrated with colour and black and white illustrations, fold-out maps. View more info

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Kingdom Papers Volumes I and II

By: Ewart, John S

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1912,1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24900

Condition: VG


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. View more info

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The Canadian Prairies - A History

By: Friesen, Gerald

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27411

ISBN: 0802025137

Condition: VG/VG


Black and white illustrations. Light wear to book and jacket. View more info

Image for McGill University: For the Advancement of Learning. Volume 1: 1801-1895. Volume 2 1895-1971

McGill University: For the Advancement of Learning. Volume 1: 1801-1895. Volume 2 1895-1971

By: Frost, Stanley Brice

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kingston and Montreal, McGill-Queens University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 30797

ISBN: 0773503536

Condition: F/NF


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. View more info