Our Books - Twenty Recent Acquisitions
Abbeville Press, New York, 1989. Trade paperback. Well-researched and exquisitely illustrated. 224 pp. Chronology, bibliography, Index; colour and b&w illustrations throughout.... [read more] | $25.00
Shorewood Publishers, 1965. Cloth in slip case; square quarto. 142 pp. including bibliography, 100 Plates, (b&w and full colour), with Notes on each illustration; and a cross-reference to Artists;... [read more] | $30.00
Sevruguin and the Persian Image: Photographs of Iran, 1879-1930.
[Sevruguin, Antoin] Bohrer, Frederick N. (Editor).
University of Washington Press (Smithsonian Institute), 1999. Quarto;Trade Paperback with French flaps. Fine. University of Washington Press (Smithsonian Institute), Washington, DC. 1999. 124 pp., 79... [read more] | $60.00
New York: Macmillan, 1948. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth. Signed. 222 pp., map endpapers with inset enlargements of Oregon-Washington coast from Portland to the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and of the North... [read more] | $30.00
The Book that Awoke a Nation to the Evils of Slavery Reader’s Digest, 1991; reprint of the complete text of the 1852 edition with 25 illustrations (full-page and vignette) and an Afterword by Alfred... [read more] | $25.00
Calgary: Self Published, Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine n.d. (but circa 1939 from internal evidence; 44pp.; illustrated. Internal title: A History of The Church of St. John The Evangelist. East... [read more] | $50.00
International Congress at Washington May 1st to 8th, 1924. Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Geneva Switzerland.
[Women's Studies] [Women and the Quest for Peace]
1924; Broadside, 25 cm. x 18 cm. Text on both sides. Multiple fold marks and a pencil notation; still Near Fine overall. Ephemera documenting the growing movement of women of the world to address the... [read more] | $60.00
Letters Upon the Interpretation of the Federal Constitution known as The British North America Act, 1867. First Letter. Translation.
Loranger, The Honorable Mr. Justice T. J. J.
A Canadian Rarity of Constitutional Law, Signed The Morning Chronicle, Quebec, 1884. Octavo in sewn wrappers; 63 pp; lacking back wrapper; front wrapper attached bottom third. Signed on Title Page. Thomas-Jean-Jacques... [read more] | $190.00
Memoirs of May A. Maverick, San Antonio’s First American Woman. Arranged by Mary A. Maverick and Her son Geo. Madison Maverick
Maverick, Mary A.
The Origin of the Word “Maverick” Alamo Printing, San Antonio, 1921. Octavo in pictorial paper wrappers, 136 pp.; illustrated (b&w); Edited by Rena Maverick Green, granddaughter of the... [read more] | $120.00
Reflections Along the Spallumcheen: As Remembered By Residents of Ashton Creek and Trinity Creek Districts 1887-1971.
Enderby: Self Published, 1975. 8vo. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good. In 1967 a reunion was held in Enderby of those who had resided in the Districts of Ashton Creek and Trinity Creek prior to 1920 .... [read more] | $20.00
Walter Scott Ltd., London 1902; printed by Morrison and Gibb, Edinburgh. 12mo (6.5”) in brown cloth with front boards illustrated in colour; 175 pp. with fore-edge rough trimmed, top edge gilt.... [read more] | $60.00