Welcome To Murdoch's Bookshoppe

Welcome to Murdoch's Bookshoppe! On June 15th, 2013, the 'bricks and mortar' store we had operated since 1993 was closed.

We still hope to create the serendipity of discovering a book you didn't know existed and always welcome your queries. "All books are divisible into two classes: the books of the hour, and the books of all time." (John Ruskin, Sesame and Lilies) It is our goal to seek out such volumes, and offer them to our fellow book-lovers world-wide.

New material will be added often, and will most readily be seen in the Recent Acquisitions section under the ‘Our Books’ tab above. This will showcase descriptions and images for the latest twenty volumes to be listed. Rather than being a definitive and exhaustive listing of all our inventory, these pages will present a carefully chosen, representative selection.

You may also view and search our inventory listed in $US on the Advanced Book Exchange (ABE) together with a wide variety of Catalogues arranged by Topic. Click Here.

We sincerely thank all of our friends, old and new, who visited our booth at the 2019 Vancouver Rare Book and Paper Show! Your support of dealers from across Canada is much appreciated.

We welcome email requests listing any specific wants or interests you may have, or Inquiries about a specific book we have for sale, and look forward to the opportunity to assist in building your collection!

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Illustrated Teachings of the Dalai Lama: A Guide to Contentment, Joy and Fulfilment
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Canada Takes to the Courts: The Grizzlies and The Raptors Meet.
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Frontier Settlement in Mexican California. The Hijar-Padres Colony, and Its Origins, 1769-1835
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Sealskin Trousers and Other Stories.
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Theological Lexicon of the New Testament (3 Volumes, Complete)
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Fleury Mesplet, The First Printer of Montreal.
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A Bibliography of Stephen Leacock.
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Fireside Mining: A Compendium of Mining Stories.
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