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Court House: The Norfolk County Court House, Simcoe, Ontario

Ontario: Norfolk Historical Society, Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Fine n.d. [3] 52 [1] pp., illustrations and photographs throughout. Prepared by the 'Save Our Courthouse Committee' of the Norfolk Historical... [read more] | $20.00

Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems. . .

Full title reads: Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems; and... [read more] | $95.00

Flowers in Heraldry

The Alcuin Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, 1977. Large quarto (approx. 35 by 26 cm.) A Fine copy of the unbound, un-numbered edition of this work, containing 21 images on folded stiff pages –... [read more] | $20.00

Place Names of the Alberni Valley

British Columbia: Alberni District Historical Society, 1988. Second, Revised Edition. Small 8vo. Stapled Card Covers. Fine 83 pp.; fold-out map present. First published 10 years earlier, this second edition... [read more] | $20.00

North American Boundary. Part I Correspondence Relating to the Boundary between the British Possessions in North America and the United States of America under the Treaty of 1783. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty July 1840.

London: T. R. Harrison (Printer), 1840. Folio (13"). Very Good +. 168 pp. Ex library with only indicia being a name stamp on the front free endpaper and a paper spine label. Half-bound in calf over... [read more] | $340.00

Montrose

Canadian Pacific Limited, 1936. 12mo (7.5'). Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine [22] + [2, pictorial wrappers] pp. This Canadian Pacific brochure for the sailing of the 'Montrose' from Montreal on June 27, 1936,... [read more] | $20.00

The Christian Observer. Conducted by Members of the Established Church. Volume I. From First of January, to Thirty-First of December, 1802.

Published by John Hatchard, Bookseller to Her Majesty. London, 1802 [viii] + 824 pp. including an ‘Index to the Essays, Intelligence, Occurrences, &c”, and “Index to the... [read more] | $200.00

The Nines, Summer 1952: The Journal of the Hertfordshire Fire and Ambulance Brigade

Hertfordshire: Self Published, 1952. Small 8vo. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good +. 44 pp. in blue, pictorial card covers; illustrated throughout, with sources on tipped-in listing inside front cover. Apart... [read more] | $50.00

The Cominco Story

Trail B.C. The Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company of Canada, 1953. Quarto. Stapled Pictorial Wraps. Very Good Published as a special issue of the Cominco Magazine for May of 1953 "for its employees"... [read more] | $40.00

A History of the East and West Viking Ladies' Aids 1894-1931.

North Dakota: Viking Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church, Octavo. Card Covers. Fine. Card Covers bound with cord; n.d. (circa 1932), n.p.; illustrated; unpaginated (but 16 pp.). Uncommon history of... [read more] | $60.00

Annual Report of the Women's National Indian Association

Philadelphia: Executive Board of the Women's National Indian Association, 1888. Small Octavo. Stapled Wrappers. Very Good - 41 pp. Rusted staples, not affecting text or integrity of the binding, though... [read more] | $40.00

Butter-Fat: A Farmer-Owned Journal for Co-operative Dairymen Vol. 45 No. 5 Dec. 1967 - Jan. 1968.

Burnaby, B.C.; Fraser Valley Milk Producers' Association, 1967. Magazine format 4to. (approx. 30cm.) in Stapled Wraps. Near Fine. 62 pp. + covers; archival photographs throughout. This edition was a special... [read more] | $60.00

Songs of the Okanagan.

Vernon: Okanagan Historical Society of Vernon, B.C., 1944. First Edition. Small Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Fine 31 pp.; frontispiece line drawing by G. A. Meeres, 'The Cliffs of Enderby'. The lyrics... [read more] | $15.00

Royal Victoria Yacht Club Annual 1959

Includes portraits of the ‘Flag Officers’ for the year, and the annual message from the Commodore, then Walter Walsh. Apart from the names of the Executive Committee, Sub-Committees and Past... [read more] | $25.00

Chatterbox.

Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.; London, 1923. Royal Octavo (24.5 cm), 316 pp.; colour frontispiece; illustrated (most b&w); no previous owner names or other markings; advts. Endpapers. Near Fine... [read more] | $40.00

The Athapaskans: Strangers of the North. An International Travelling Exhibition from the Collection of the National Museum of Man, Canada, and the Royal Scottish Museum

4to in card covers; pp. 208; 268 illustrations of artifacts, mostly b&w; map endpapers; bibliography, distribution of Athapaskan peoples in North America, distribution of Northern Athapaskan linguistic... [read more] | $25.00

Selected Papers on Anthropology, Travel & Exploration. Now Edited with an Introduction and Occasional Notes.
Burton, Sir Richard [N. M. Penzer, Ed.]

London: A. M. Philpot, 1924. Limited/Numbered. Octavo. Cloth. Very Good + 240 pp. Number 23 of a limited print run of 100 copies on hand-made paper. Top edge gilt (though dulled); rough cut pages; some... [read more] | $290.00

Left Handed: a Navajo Autobiography.
Dyk, Walter and Ruth.

New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. Octavo. Cloth. Fine / Near Fine. This sequel to "Son of Old Man Hat' covers three years of Left Handed's life at the close of the 1889s. An classic autobiography... [read more] | $30.00

Happiness.
Kappele, A. J. [Arthur James].

Vancouver: Self Published, 1919. First Edition. 4.25" x 8". Stapled Card Covers. Fine Kappele was a Vancouver lawyer and essayist, son of Methodist minister Stephen S. Kappele. This is a Fine,... [read more] | $20.00

A Brief Concerning an Act to Replace the Indian Act
Lewis, Hunter (Chairman)

Vancouver: Vancouver Branch of the Canadian Civil Liberties Union, Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine in 1950, Bill 267, being legislation to amend the Indian Act, was given first reading in the House... [read more] | $52.00