Category: World History - Canada


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"Go to School, You're a Little Black Boy": The Honourable Lincoln M. Alexander: a Memoir

By: Alexander, Lincoln M. with Herb Shoveller

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 2006

Seller ID: 38475

In VG+ DJ; Tan hardback binding. 254 pp. Color photos. Appendix, index. Autobiography of prominent Black Canadian lawyer & politician; 8vo; 254 pages View more info

Niagara - River of Fame

By: Author Unknown

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Stamfor, Ontario, Kiwanis Club: 1973

Seller ID: 6190

Bookplate, covers slightly darkened; Paperback. B&W illusts, map. Writings by various authors on history of Niagara Falls. From NIAGARA FALLS CANADA: A HISTORY; 4to; 231-388 PP pages View more info

4 Issues of CANADIAN GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL - Nov 1933 (VII, #5) , Jan 1934 (VIII, #1) , Feb 1934 (VIII, #2) , May 1934 (VIII, #5)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Geographical Journ: 1934

Seller ID: 8158

Lightly edgeworn/faded; Wraps. B&W photos, drawings, maps, ads; 8vo View more info

Old Burning Spring: Niagara Falls, Canada

By: Author Unknown

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NP, 1949

Seller ID: 17974

Tourist brochure. 3.5"x5.5" folded, 7"x11" unfolded. Not illus. Describes illuminated area of Niagra Falls. No date (ca 1949) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Under Sydenham Skies: a Celebration of Country Life

By: Baines, Cornelia Johanna

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Markham, Ontario, Fitzhenry & Whiteside: 2001

Seller ID: 27699

Paperback. Xii + 224 pp. B&W photos, drawings, sources. History of author's Ontario stone farmhouse; 8vo; xii + 224 pages View more info

Russian Shadows on the British Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1890: a Study of Rejection of Defence Responsibilities

By: Barratt, Glynn

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Univ. Of British Columbia Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 7319

In DJ; Black cl. Illust in B&W. Notes, biblio, index. Study of British & Canadian perceptions of Russian naval strength in 1800s; 8vo; xviii + 196 pages View more info

Memories of the Old Home Place: Prince Edward Island

By: Bolger, Francis W. P

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canada, Oxford University Press: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 15609

In DJ; Brown hb binding. 88 pp. Color photos & descriptions of Prince Edward Island, Canada places & activities; Small 4to; 88 pages View more info

A Quebec Sketch Book

By: Brann, Esther

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Quebec, Chateau Frontenac: 1926

Seller ID: 51651

Previous owner's inscription and piece of tape on front free endpaper; Hardback (green cloth spine/white boards with tipped-in color cover illustration). Color plates and descriptions/histroy of Quebec landmarks; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages View more info

British Columbia: Official Centennial Record, 1858-1958: a Century of Progress

By: British Columbia Centennial Committees

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Evergreen Press Limited: 1957

Seller ID: 15859

No DJ as issued; Illus cloth hardback, 176 pp. Color & B&W photos, drawings, map eps. ; 8vo; 176 pages View more info

Without Reserve

By: Burnford, Sheila, Illustrated by Susan Ross

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1969

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 39953

DJ tanned/slightly edgeworn; Red cloth hardback, drawings, map. Author's time among the Cree & ojibwa indians of Ontarion Province, Canada; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 242 pages View more info

Atlantic Hearth: Early Homes and Families of Nova Scotia

By: Byers, Mary and Margaret McBurney

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, University Of Toronto Press: 1994

Seller ID: 6396

Paperback. B&W illustrations. Biblio, index; 8vo; xxii + 364 pages View more info

Daughters of Copper Woman

By: Cameron, Anne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Press Gang Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 41880

Paperback. Indian myths from Vancouver Island, British Columbia; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 150 pages View more info

Tiara & Atigi: Northwest Territories 1970 Centennial, the Royal Tour

By: Carney, Pat

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NP, Govt Of The NW Territories: 1970

Seller ID: 9563

In lightly edgeworn DJ; Tan cl. Color & B&W illustrations, foldout maps. Reports on Centennial events including royal family's tour; Square 4to; 120 pages View more info

A Brief History of Beacon Hill Park, 1882-1982

By: City Of Victoria Parks Department

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, City of Victoria Parks Department: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 51703

Paperback. Color & B&W photos, color map. Unpaginated (apprx 50 pp). History of Victoria, Canada neighborhood ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Niagara Historical Society: Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario. No. 44, Records of Niagara: a Collection of Contemporary Letters and Docuemtns, January to July 1813

By: Cruikshank, E.A. (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Niagara-on-the-lake, Ontario, Niagara Historical Society: 1939

Seller ID: 46888

Covers slightly age-toned, mild foxing to frontispiece; Paperback. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 87 pages View more info

Wireless in Wonderland: Canadians Cut the Cord, Cantel, 1983-1993

By: Fierheller, George A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Markham, Ontario, Canada, Stewart Pub. & Printing: 2010

Seller ID: 38345

Red cloth hardback. 165 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Appendices. History of Canadian wireless communication company; 4to; 165 pages View more info

Rough and Ready Times: The History of Port Mellon

By: Frith, Ellen with Peter Trower

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gibsons, BC, Canada, Glassford Press: 1993

Seller ID: 51953

In VG+ DJ; Brown hardback binding. B&W & color illustrations, sources. History of British Columbia's longest-established pulp mill ; Oblong 8vo 8" - 9" tall ; 136 pages View more info

My Spirit Soars

By: George, Dan, Illustrated by Helmut Hirnschall

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Surry, Bc, Canada, Hancock House: 1982

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 47759

In mildly rubbed DJ; Signed by illustraton. Orange hardback binding. B&W drawings. Collection of prose & poetry by Canadian indian & actor ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

The Romance of Labrador

By: Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1934

Seller ID: 43601

No DJ, top of spine slighlty frayed, very light ring marks on cover, small number penned on copyright page ; Blue cloth hardback. xvi + 329 pp. B&W illustrations. History of Labrador, Canada; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi + 329 pages View more info


By: Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason and Others

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1910

Seller ID: 43807

No DJ, ex-library; Green decorated cloth hardback, TEG. Xviii + 497pp. B&W photo plates, clor plates. History of Labrador, Canada; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xviii + 497 pages View more info