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A Study of Pit and Quarry Rehabilitation in Southern Ontario.

By: Coates, W. E. and O. R. Scott.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Ministry of Natural Resources.: 1979

Seller ID: 20350

ISBN: 0774334932

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; vi - 67 pp. Miscellaneous Paper #83 from the Ontario Geological Survey. Well illustrated with black and white photographs, charts and diagrams along with two preliminary OGS maps in a rear pocket: Map #P2281 - "Location and Classification of Sites in Regional Municipality of Durham and Map #P2280 -"Location and Classification of Sites in Brant County, Regional Municipalities of Peel and Halton, and Wellington County". The covers show quit... View more info

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Magog: Cent ans et plus d'histoire.

By: Comite Du Centenaire De Magog, Magog Centenary Committee.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Magog, Quebec., Les Editions Orford: 1988

Seller ID: 6268

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 256 pp. Green buckram with gilt lettering on spine and gold decoration on front. Illustrated with many archival b/w photographs. The paper used is a high quality coated stock. Text is in French with a short English summary. Includes a 10 page bibliography. View more info

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Impossible Nation: The Longing for Homeland in Canada and Quebec.

By: Conlogue, Ray

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Stratford, Ontario., The Mercury Press.: 1996

Seller ID: 19467

ISBN: 1551280337

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 175 pp. From the back cover: "Impossible Nation is a heartfelt, moving and deeply affecting essay on the mutual misundersta ndings embedded in Canadian and quebecois cultures, how we arrived in this conflict, and what we can do about it". The referendum on the separation of Quebec had been held in 1995. Minor shelf wear to the covers, else a near fine volume. Three and one-half page bibliograph y at the back. View more info

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Souvenir of Canada 2.

By: Coupland, Douglas.

Price: $21.60

Publisher: Vancouver, BC., Douglas & McIntyre.: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24691

ISBN: 1553650433

Condition: Fine


8vo - 24 x 22 cm.; 144 pp. Full colour pictorial wraps with french-fold flaps on the fore edges of the covers. First edition, first printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author in black marker on the title page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Mammals of Ontario.

By: Dagg, Anne Innis.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada., Otter Press.: 1974

Seller ID: 30663

Condition: Good


8vo - 24 x 19 cm.; 159 pp. A reference book of wild mammals in Ontario. An interesting dedication by author, "to sexual equality", followed by comment on the nature of this in Ontario universities, a la 1970s. Library binding of red buckram with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Worn edges on boards, soiled pages, library name stamp frequently present, back free endpaper neatly removed; binding is sturdy. View more info

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Le droit des personnes physiques.

By: Deleury, Edith and Dominique Goubau.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Cowansville, Quebec., Editions Yvon Blais.: 1994

Seller ID: 21805

ISBN: 2890739147

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; xxxiv - 651 pp. Green faux leather over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Previous owner's address label on the front free end paper. Scattered underlining with a thin orange marker in the first 105 pages. The externals show a trace of shelf wear, otherwise the book shows few signs of any use even with the underlining already mentioned. View more info

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Canada and the American Presence: The United States Interest in an Independent Canada.

By: Dickey, John Sloan

Price: $5.20

Publisher: New York., New York University Press.: 1975

Seller ID: 20635

ISBN: 0814717586

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xii - 202 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. From the introduction: "Written by an American, this study aims primarily at greater American understanding as a requisite of wise policy in the U.S.-Canada relationship rather than the solution of specific problems". Usual library markings (a US Embassy) with sticker ghosts (external) on the lower spine and the upper corner of the front board. Otherwise a clean and tight book.;... View more info

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Signed black and white portrait photograph of John Diefenbaker.

By: Diefenbaker, John.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., 1977

Seller ID: 30475

Condition: Fine


17.5 x 12.5 cm; Signed and dated (1977) black and white portrait photograph of John Diefenbaker. The image size is 14.5 x 11.5 cm. Inscibed to a "Moran McMahon - with best wishes". Penciled note on back "66-1443. Dec. 1977". View more info

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The Machinery of Government in Canada

By: Doerr, Audrey D.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Methuen.: 1981

Seller ID: 20628

ISBN: 0458946605

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; ix - 223 pp. From the author's preface: "This book is concerned with the practice of public administration in the government of Canada. It attempts to provide a general overview of the essential elements of the machinery of government and the processes of management and policy making from 1968 to 1979. Fourteen page bibliography and a five page index. The cover edges show mild shelf wear. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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The Road to the Isle: The World's Deepest Causeway. (Canso Causeway).

By: Doucet, L. J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 1955

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12608

Condition: Very Good-


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; Unpaginated with 48 pages and a loosely tipped in 4 page insert of 3 pages of b/w photographs along with the Official Opening Programme from August 13, 1955. From the title page: "A factful and interesting history of the Canso Causeway, an open road to the frinedliness of Cape Breton and Newfoundland". No place of publication nor publisher listed though printed in New Brunswick and actuially published by the Canso Crossing Association with a ... View more info

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Public Health Nursing in Canada, Principles and Practice

By: Emory, Florence H. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Macmillan Company of Canada.: 1945

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25334

Condition: Fair


8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; 554 pp. Signed by Emory on title page. Pasted into this copy is a number of notices - on front endpapers is an article on the career and retirement of Emory; on the back endpapers are retirement articles on Edna L. Moore and Mary B. Millman; laid-in is an article on Edith Kathleen Russell written by Emory. All these are women whose lifework was devoted to public health nursing in Toronto. The book itself is in rough shape. Cloth is split along spine,... View more info

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A Fly on the Curtain.

By: Euringer, Fred.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Oberon Press: 2000

Seller ID: 9403

ISBN: 0778011429

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 218 pp. Euringer documents the early days of the Stratford Festival and summer stock theatre in Ontario during the 1950's. The author worked with the likes of Tyrone Guthrie, Michael Langham, Christopher Plummer, Frederick Valk, Kenneth Wicks, Bob Huber, John Douglas, and Donald Sutherland. Minor soiling to the white wraps with a black remainder mark on the head edge. Cover art by Egon Schiele. Illustrated with 4 pages of black and white photographs. View more info

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Here We Go Again.

By: Evans, Nancy.

Price: $20.25

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., B. J. Hamwood.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1814

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 186 pp. Tan cloth over boards with black lettering on front board. Bottom fore edge corners are gently bumped. Signed with dedication and note by author and "Red" on the front free end paper. Previous owner's name (publisher) as sticker on the front free end paper also. Illustrated with line drawings and black and white photographs. The author relates stories and more about farming times near Estevan, Saskatchewan. Many of the recollections a... View more info

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In the Garden.

By: File, Mrs. H. C. (edited by Helen L. Hutchison).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bloomfield, Ontario., County Magazine Printshop: 1985

Seller ID: 16794

ISBN: 0969235704

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 106 pp. Celia Benetia File (nee Vandervoort) wrote a gardening column for the Napanee Post-Express from 1954 to1965. These have been condensed into twelve chapters outlining garden chores of the calendar year interspersed with personal information about Mrs. File. Light wear and soiling on cover; text clean and tight. View more info

Image for Beyond Anger and Longing, Community and Development in Atlantic Canada

Beyond Anger and Longing, Community and Development in Atlantic Canada

By: Fleming, Berkeley (editor) (Graeme Wynn, Margaret Conrad, J. D. House)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, Centre for Canadian Studies / Acadiensis Press.: 1988

Seller ID: 27660

ISBN: 0919107192

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 120 pp. The 1986-87 Winthrop Pickard Bell Lectures in Maritime Studies. Contents: Introduction by Fleming; A Share of the Necessaries of Life, Remarks on Migration, Development, and Dependency in Atlantic Canada (Wynn); The Atlantic Revolution of the 1950's (Conrad); Outports and the Microchip: Peripheral Regions in a Post-Industri al Age (House). Photos, illustrations, footnotes. Card stock cover lightly rubbed; a clean, tight copy. View more info

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Capital Offences: Dr. Foth Meets Uncle Sam.

By: Fotheringham, Allan.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Key Porter Books.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27129

ISBN: 1550130048

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; (6) - 250 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. "The Wicked Wit of the West is at his shoot-from-th e-hip best in this cautionary tale of life in the shadow of the giant". Loosely tipped in errata slip re the final paragraph on page 159. Both the book and the unclipped dust jacket show a trace of wear to the spine tips, else fine. View more info

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A Meech Lake Post-Mortem: Is Quebec Sovereignity Inevitable?

By: Fournier, Pierre

Price: $5.20

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., McGill - Queen's University Press.: 1991

Seller ID: 20625

ISBN: 0773508678

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xi - 154 pp. Translated from the French of 1990, "Autopsie du Lac Meech: La souverainete, est-elle inevitable?" by Sheila Fischman. Fournier is a professor of political science at the Universite du Quebec at Montreal and a supporter of full sovereignity for Quebec. The cover edges show the mildest of shelf wear, else unused. View more info

Image for Quebec: State and Society. (Second Edition).

Quebec: State and Society. (Second Edition).

By: Gagnon, Alain-G. (editor).

Price: $13.60

Publisher: Scarborough, Ontario, Nelson Canada.: 1993

Seller ID: 19597

ISBN: 0176035338

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 14.5 cm.; xvii - 507 pp. With a new (1992) introduction from the editor. Includes two appendices and bibliographic references. The cover edges show mild shelf wear, else it appears unused. View more info

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The Case of the "Traitors": An Essay on Freedom of Speech in Politics.

By: Gendron, Francois.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Wilson & Lafleur.: 2005

Seller ID: 22871

ISBN: 2891277449

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 74 pp. Marbled off-white paper over boards with red cloth on spine and gilt lettering on same. Gendron is an attorney and a professor at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in this book, he comments on the Hervieux-Payette case that was before the Quebec Court of Appeals and the later 2005 Lafferty case that was before the same court. Two pages of case references at the back. Included is a signed letter from the author recomme... View more info

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Nipissing and Nickel-Belt Stories.

By: Giroux, Ivan.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario., Beat Raven Publishers.: 1986

Seller ID: 24164

ISBN: 0921231040

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 50 - [2] pp. Pale blue wraps with black lettering in saddle stapled binding. A collection of some 13 stories set in the lake Nippissing to Sudbury region. Small stain on the back cover and the spine fold is sun faded. Otherwise clean and tight. View more info