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Image for Regulations and Programme for Religious Education in Public Schools. 1960 (Ontario).

Regulations and Programme for Religious Education in Public Schools. 1960 (Ontario).

By: N/A

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Minister of Education: 1960

Seller ID: 15935


12mo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; 70 pp. Tan wraps with black lettering and a saddle stapled binding. Beginning with regulations themselves followed by a general presentation of the scope and purpose of religious education with specifics tied to all grade levels and ending with a comprehensive daily bible readings. Included and loosely laid in is a copy of the Lesson Time Table (2 sided letter size paper) for all grades during the 1957-1958 school year. Slight soiling to the covers ... View more info

Image for A Day at Versailles: Illustrated Guide to the Palace, Museum, Park and the Trianons.

A Day at Versailles: Illustrated Guide to the Palace, Museum, Park and the Trianons.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paris, France., G. Braun.: 1923

Seller ID: 19011


16mo - 15.5 x 11 cm.; 124 - [4] pp. Paper covers in a light tan colour with dark brown lettering on the front and spine. Well illustrated with with very sixty detailed wood cuts and plans in black and white. The covers are soiled with corner creasing and the bottom fore corner is missing a small triangular piece. The spine shows minor wear at the foot. The interior is very clean with with some minor page browning with that being on the head margins of the pages. View more info

Image for Canoeing on the Grand River: A Canoeing Guide to Ontario's Historic Grand River.

Canoeing on the Grand River: A Canoeing Guide to Ontario's Historic Grand River.

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Ontario., Grand River Conservation Authority.: 1999

Seller ID: 25803


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 40 pp. First published in 1982, this is the fourth printing of the third edition. Full colour photographic covers in a plastic coil binding. "The book follows the Grand River from Belwood Lake just upriver from Fergus to Port Maitland at the mouth of the Grand at Lake Erie". Included, though not part of the page count, are 12 fold out maps, all 32.5 x 22 cm, and being reproduced government topographic maps with the Grand River and its feature... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Vol. XLI, No. 2, February 1909.

By: Adams, Cyrus C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1909

Seller ID: 12996


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 65 to 128. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Origins of the Alps" by Albrecht Penck, 2 - "Camping on the Soufriere of St. Vincent" by Edmund Otis Hovey, 3 - "The Decline of the Lunar Distance of the Time and Longitude at Sea" by G. W. Littlehales, 4 - "The Dying People of Tauu" by William Churchill, 5 - "... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Vol. XLI, No. 7, July 1909.

By: Adams, Cyrus C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1909

Seller ID: 13013


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 409 to 472. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Messina Earthquake" by William Herbert Hobbs, 2 - "The Operation of Geographic Factors in History" by Ellen Churchill Semple, 3 - "Honorary and Corresponding Members and Fellows of the American Geographical Society". The paper covers are edge worn and soiled. Interior is ... View more info

Image for Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Vol. XLI, No. 12, December 1909.

Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Vol. XLI, No. 12, December 1909.

By: Adams, Cyrus C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1909

Seller ID: 13024


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 729 to 868. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "Delta Experiments" by Arthur L. Smith, 2 - "Thomas Jefferson: A Pioneer Student of American Geography" by George Thomas Surface, 3 - "The Winnipeg Meeting of the British Association" by Albert Perry Brigham. 75 page index for Volume XLI. The paper covers are edge worn and soi... View more info

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Twenty-Five Years in a Waggon: Sport and Travel in South Africa.

By: Anderson, Andrew A.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, UK., Chapman and Hall: 1888

Seller ID: 17492


8vo - 22 x 14.5 cm.; xii - [2] - 423 pp plus 40 pages of additional books from the publisher. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and ruled black multi-line border on the front and back boards. This is the second edition and produced in one complete volume. Illustrated with 14 drawings (all present) by the author and one fold out map at the back which has four place names written on it in red pencil from a previous and unknown owner. The front and back h... View more info

Image for Popular Resorts and How to Reach Them. Combining a Brief Description of the Principal Summer Retreats in the United States, and the Routes of Travel Leading to Them.

Popular Resorts and How to Reach Them. Combining a Brief Description of the Principal Summer Retreats in the United States, and the Routes of Travel Leading to Them.

By: Bachelder, John B.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts., John B. Bachelder.: 1875

Seller ID: 27268


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 364 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board and with double black border rules front and back and decorative black stampings on the head and tail margins of both boards. First published in 1873, this is the third edition. From the title page: "Illustrated by One Hundred and Fifty-Two Wood-Cuts by the best engravers, many of them from original sketches by the author". Present also is the folded map (o... View more info

Image for 8 Around the Americas on a Motorcycle.

8 Around the Americas on a Motorcycle.

By: Bausenhart, Werner.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Legas: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16267


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 239 pp. An avid traveller by motorcycle and retired, Bausenhart describes his trip around North and South America, from Deadhorse, Alaska to Tierra del Fuego. In addition to the usual travelogue, he describes "matters specific to motorcycle adventure travel: the documents required, the maintenance of the bike, road and riding conditions, border crossings, transporting the bike by air freight, and accomodation and security for bike and rider. An app... View more info

Image for The Cathedrals of Southern France.

The Cathedrals of Southern France.

By: Bumpus, T. Francis.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York., J. Pott & Co.: (1927)

Seller ID: 23478


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; viii - 224 pp. Bright red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front. Tthe top edge of the text block is gilt. Location map printed on the front paste down end paper as issued. Illustrated with 50 black and white photographs and drawings on 28 plates, one of which is the frontis. Previous owner's name blacked out on the front free end paper, the externals show mild wear on the lower fore corners and spine tips, otherwise very clean w... View more info

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Treasure-Diving Holidays.

By: Crile, Jane & Barney.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21563


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xvi - 263 pp. Dark blue cloth on the lower three-quart er of the casing with green on the top quarter. Gilt lettering on spine and front. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Signed by both authors and three of their four children on the title page as follows: "To Fran -- With a million memories - (?)rumio and Petruchio - old cars - Mary Ellen Chase - deserted beaches - Tier(?) - noses - - - - long talks - wonderful, wonderful, from - Ja... View more info

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Landscapes of Glory: An English Pilgrimage.

By: Davies, Tom.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: London, UK., Triangle Books: 1996

Seller ID: 3623


8vo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; viii - 108 pp. A Welshman and journalist, Davies sets out to track down the soul of England through his travels. A powerful call on God by a Celtic heart and a poetic and funny meditation on the joys of the ordinary world. An as-new and unused book. View more info

Image for The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Volume II.

The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Volume II.

By: De Long, George W. and Emma De Long (editor).

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New York., Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3103


8vo - 23 x 14.5 cm.; xii - pages 441 to 911. Professionally rebound in a beige linen cloth with paste on spine and front board labels with other repairs made as required. All maps, engravings and illustrations are present. Bottom fore edge corner of pp. 487/8 is missing affecting 1 word of the text. Otherwise a very nice copy. Very minimal foxing present. Digital images of any aspect are available upon request. This is Volume II only. A clear and removable archival cover... View more info

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Osterreichs Anteil an der Erforschung der Erde.

By: Hassinger, Hugo.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wien, Verlag Adolf Holzhausens NFG.:

Seller ID: 14160


8vo - 24 x 17 cm.; 194 pp. Text is in Austrian German. No copyright date; a reprint. Footnotes, index, 3 foldouts. Paper covered boards with cloth spine. Minor edgewear, some corner bumping; binding tight, text pages clean. Dust jacket has sunned spine, some light soiling and edgewear with a few small closed tears. View more info

Image for Overnight or Short Stay at Religious Houses Around the World.

Overnight or Short Stay at Religious Houses Around the World.

By: Hughes Ret., Colonel James J. and Victorai D. Hughes.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bloomfield, New Jersey., Hugen Press.: (1995)

Seller ID: 28152


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; vii - 152 pp. First published in 1995, this is the fifth edition, revised and extended. One appendix that includes several maps of European locations. Alphabetical listings by countries and districts. Marginalia present with some underlining, a wee bit of highlighting but mostly marginal checkmarks and asterisks. Mild to moderate wear to the covers with the binding being tight. View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Volume XXXIV, No. 1, February, 1902.

By: Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor).

Price: $4.80

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1902

Seller ID: 13046


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 1 to 93. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "Recent Work of the US Geological Survey in Alaska" by F. C. Schrader, 2 - "The Tides in the Midst of the Pacific Ocean, A Study" by Alexander Brownlie, 3 - "Physiographic Notes" by Ralph S. Tarr, 4 - "The Preglacial Course of the Middle Portion of the Genesee River" by R... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Volume XXXIV, No. 2, April 1902.

By: Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1902

Seller ID: 13047


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 89 to 196. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Physiographic Divisions of Kansas" by George I. Adams, 2 - "The Geography of Cuba" by T. Wayland Vaughan and A. C. Spencer, 3 - "The Tides in the Midst of the Pacific Ocean" by Alexander Brownlie, 4 - "The Isthmian Canal" by Arthur P. Davis, 5 - "Abstract of an... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Volume XXXIV, No. 3, June 1902.

By: Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1902

Seller ID: 13050


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 197 to 282. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "Maps and Map Making" by John R. Torbert, 2 - "The Forest People of British Guiana" by James Rodway, 3 - "The Ruined Pueblo in New Mexico Discovered by Vargas in 1692" by J. Walter Fewkes, 4 - "On the Flora of the West Indies with Special Reference to the Island of St. Kit... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Volume XXXV, Number 3, June 1903.

By: Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1903

Seller ID: 13055


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 231 to 326. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "Notes During a Journey in Guatemala, March - December 1902" by Gustav Eisen, 2 - "The Climate of the Philippines" by Walter S. Tower, 3 - "Topographic Surveys of New Jersey, Massachussetts and Ohio", 4 - "M. Froidevaux's Paris Letter", 5 - "The New Port of Vera Cr... View more info

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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society: Volume XXXV, Number 4, October 1903.

By: Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, American Geographical Society: 1903

Seller ID: 13056


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; Pages 325 to 438. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Earthquake and Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala in 1902" by Gustav Eisen, 2 - "The Climate of South America" by Robert Dec. Ward, 3 - "Guayaquil and Quito Railway" by F. W. Bennett, 4 - "Notes on the U. S. Geological Survey", 5 - "Mr. Peary's Expedition to the A... View more info