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A MEMOIR OF HOWARD MARSH

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1921

Seller ID: 21795

Condition: Very Good


IX, 86, illustrated, port.frontis from a photograph by Elliott and Fry, spine is faded else a clean, tight copy. Frederick Howard Marsh was surgeon to St. Bartholmew's Hospital , sometime Master of Downing College Size: 8vo View more info

DICKENS;

By: Ackroyd, Peter;

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins,: 1990

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: B 1058

Condition: Fine


grey/ black cloth, dust jacket, pp., xvi, 1195 , numerous black and white illustrations, 11 pp bibliography, index. View more info

SAINT SAUL: A Skeleton Key to the Historical Jesus

By: Akenson, Donald Harman

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123459

ISBN: 0 7735 2090 2

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, pp., x,346; index, ink sig on front free endpaper, Akenson shows that the answer to the most persistant question in Christianity - What do we really know about the historical Jesus? - is best found in the writings of a caustic itinerant preacher named Saul. View more info

WOP MAY, Bush Pilot

By: Allan, Iris;

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin:

Edition: Second Printing,

Seller ID: 1405

Condition: Very Good


(1969) 170 pages illustrated with line drawings in text, one page biblio , illustrated cloth cover, long closed tear in d.j. at spine of front cover, mark on front free endpaper, in protective mylar d.j. a bright , sound copy The story of a Canadian aviation pioneer who counted among his many exploits, in peace and war, a part in the apprehension of the Mad Trapper of Red River. View more info

SOO THAH : a tale of the making of the Karen Nation

By: Alonzo Bunker; Henry Clay Mabie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, Fleming & Revell,: 1902

Seller ID: 112555653

Condition: Very Good


red, pict. cloth, cover, dec. spine.,280 pages, [11] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits, light wear at corners else a bright, clean copy, small ink sig on front free endpaper, Bunker was for thirty years a resident among the Karens ; with an introduction by Henry C. Mabie ...a fine example of an American Trade binding, View more info

LADY SACKVILLE; A Biography,

By: Alsop, Susan Mary;

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1978

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: B 1156

Condition: Very Good


pp., x, 273, illustrated, full page black & white plates from photos.,illustrated end-papers (genealogical chart) 5 pp bibliography,index, v.g. View more info

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PECOS : a history of the pioneer West, Signed Copy

By: Alton Hughes

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Seagraves, Texas, Pioneer Book Publishers: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 11255710

ISBN: 0933512341

Condition: Very Good


pict. cloth, vi, 401 pages : illustrations, a clean, bright copy , signed by authro on front free endpaper. View more info

SEARCH ME; Autobiography The Black Country Canada and Spain;

By: Anderson, Patrick;

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus;: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: B 1092

Condition: Very Good


purple cloth, gilt spine,237 pages, very slight tone to spine of d.j., ink initial in the upper inside corner of the front free end-paper, light wear across top edge of d.j. View more info

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UP THE HILL 1964

By: Anne Murray Yearbook

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fredericton N.B., University of New Brunswick: 1964

Seller ID: 1123937

Condition: Very Good


simulated leather with pictorial covers in three colors, unpaginated (approx 300 pages), illustrated throughout, many pages in color, Has pictures of Anne Murray, the singer, in a group photo of the choral society and another of her in a team picture of the UNB Red Rovers, girls basketball team. Winner that year of the Junior Varsity, Maritime Interscolastic Athletic championship. Murray graduated from UNB in 1966 and soon after became a singing star. View more info

Train and bank robbers of the West A romantic but faithful story of bloodshed and plunder, perpertrated by Missouri's daring outlaws. A thrilling story of the adventures of Frank and Jesse James ..

By: Appler, Augustus C

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Belford, Clarke & Co: 1882

Edition: 128th Thousandth

Seller ID: 112557042

Condition: Fair


blue, gilt pict. cover and spine, pp., 358, 287 pages, 18 full page b & w illustrations, + 2 frontispieces, patterned endpapers, Spine title: Bank and train robbers of the West. "The life, character and daring exploits of the Younger brothers ... Also, The war record of Quantrell ... by Augustus C. Appler Chicago, Belford, Clarke & Co., 1875" has separate title page and paging. covers show some soil and edge wear, front hinge is starting, some scattered soil to t... View more info

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The Islands look Back

By: Archelaus Smith Historical Society.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia, The Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125473

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 82 pages : illustrations, 2 maps, portraits, a very scarce item of interest to historians and genealogists concerned with Cape Sable Island which lies of the southern end of Nova Scotia. View more info

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MEMOIRS OF THE HON. A.E. ARSENAULT : former Premier and retired Justice, Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island. --

By: Arsenault, Aubin Edmond

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charlottetown, P. E. I., Island Guardian Pub. Co: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124505

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 188 pages, previously published serially in the Charlottetown Guardian. View more info

LAWRENCE, The Uncrowned King of Arabia,

By: Asher, Michael;

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Woodstock, New York,, The Overlook Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1400

ISBN: 0879517123

Condition: Fine


cloth,gilt spine,pp., xix, 418, (1), illustrated, 16 full page b & w plates, 5 pp bibliography, index, in mylar protective wrap, Size: 8 Vo., View more info

GRAHAM GREENE;

By: Atkins, Gaham;

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Roy Publishers, Inc.,: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1115

Condition: Good


240 pages, in un-clipped d.j., ex library, spine of d.j. lightly faded, very light wear to d.j. at top of spine and corners, slight sign of label being removed from lower spine of book, d.j. endflaps have been pasted to the boards, library label on front free endpaper, small book store label at lower edge inside front cover, library pocket pasted to rear free endpaper. library blind stamp on t.p., prelims are lightly foxed, library ink stamp on top edge. ... View more info

NORTHROP FRYE, A Biography,

By: Ayre, John;

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto,, Random House: 1989

Edition: First Edition,

Seller ID: B 1333

ISBN: 0 394 22113 3

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, pp., 472, illustrated, 8 full page b & w plates. 6 pp bibliography, index, 2 line ink inscription on front free endpaper, remainder mark on bottom edges, light wear at d.j. edges, View more info

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A BOY'S LIFE IN FREDERICTON : anecdotes and Reminiscences

By: Bailey, Joseph Whitman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick Libraries: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124261

ISBN: 1551310503

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, xxii, 48 pages, illustrated, (some col.), col. maps, a series of glimpses of life in Fredericton in the last quarter of the 19th C. The author was the son of one of UNB's most distinguished early professors Loring Woart Bailey. View more info

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NANSEN; The Great Arctic Explorer;

By: Bain, J. Arthur;

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London and Felling-on-Tyne,, Walter Scott Pub. Co.,:

Seller ID: TR-4600

Condition: Very Good


n.d. (circa 1900?), illustrated, frontis., numerous full page plates and text illustrations, one page map, 449 p., wear at spine corners, A volume in "The Evergreen Library Series" View more info

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NANSEN; The Great Arctic Explorer;

By: Bain, J. Arthur;

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London and Felling-on-Tyne,, Walter Scott Pub. Co.,:

Seller ID: HS 0276

Condition: Very Good


n.d. (circa 1900?), illustrated, frontis., numerous full page plates and text illustrations, one page map, 449 p., wear at spine corners, light bumping to corners, A volume in "The Evergreen Library Series" View more info

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A CASTLE IN TUSCANY; the remarkable life of Janet Ross

By: Benjamin Sarah

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, Murdoch Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125001

ISBN: 1740458869

Condition: Fine


pictorial binding, pp., 223 , illustrated, fascims., ports., ribbon bookmark, a fine copy in a fine d.j., Lovers of classic food books might recognise her name-no less a figure than Elizabeth David cited her as a source-but until now few have known much about the woman herself. Born in 1842 to a gifted and unconventional British upper-class family,Janet was child muse to writers and artists. As a young bride in Egypt she defied expectations and took to local life with gu... View more info

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Forest Hill Cemetery : a biographical Index

By: Bidlake, George C.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Fredericton, NB, South Devon Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112555811

Condition: Fine


green fabroid binding, iv, 247 pages : illustrations, portraits, "A biographical index of those who are buried, or plan to be buried, at Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada." a very good copy View more info