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Travels Through Labrador: A Land Where Hospitality Reigns Supreme.

By: Howgate, Bernie.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Mud Lake, Labrador., The Travelling Man Enterprises.: 1995

Seller ID: 24108

ISBN: 0969441916

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [6] - 206 pp. White wraps with black lettering and art work. An unsigned copy might be harder to find than one that is signed . . . we have never seen one. Signed by the author on the title page. View more info

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The Canadian Constitutional Debate: From the Death of the Meech Lake Accord of 1987 to the 1992 Referendum. Le d├ębat constitutional canadien . . .

By: Hurley, James Ross.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Privy Council Office.: 1994

Seller ID: 25468

ISBN: 066261173X

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; (4) - 26 - (4) - 29 pp. Green covers with black lettering in a flat stapled binding. Bound in a "dos-a-dos" fashion with one side in English and the flip side being in French. This is the revised text of a paper presented at the 1992 Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in Australia and New Zealand presented in Wellington, New Zealand on December 16 of 1992. One page bibliography repeated in both English and French. View more info

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Letters from China.

By: Hynes, Maureen.

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Women's Educational Press: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14394

ISBN: 0889610711

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 255 pp. Excerpts from letters, diary entries and narrative commentary vividly portray Hynes' experience teaching English at Sichuan University in China in 1980. Photographs. Author signed on half-title page. Spine sunned; a clean, tight copy. ; Signed by Author View more info

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A Living Tradition: Penitentiary Chaplaincy.

By: James, J. T. L.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Chaplaincy Division, Correctional Service of Canada.: 1990

Seller ID: 31713

ISBN: 0662174860

Condition: Good


8vo - 23 x 17.5 cm.; xiv - 220 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Two appendices: "Interfaith Committee on Chaplaincy Interim Position Paper, March 31, 1971" and "Partial List of Chaplains by Institution". Two page bibliography and a 2 page index of chaplains. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the nside of the back cover. Minor wear to the covers and the spine is sunned or faded. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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River Song: Sailing the History of the St. Lawrence.

By: Jenkins, Phil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Penguin / Viking.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20327

ISBN: 0670880094

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xiv - 306 pp. Two tone paper over boards (gray on boards and blue on spine) with off-white lettering on spine. Mapped end papers. Illustrated with small black and white photographs (an oval vignette style) acting as chapter headpieces. Jenkins traversed the length of the river (~1200 kms.) in a tall ship with many stops along the way to explore the surrounding country. The book shows a wee bit of wear to the spine tips and the front fore corner has a small bump. The jacket mild wear on the spine tips. View more info

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Music for Orchestra I / Musique pour Orchestre I (Canadian Musical Heritage).

By: Kallmann, Helmut.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada., Canadian Musical Heritage Society.: 1990

Seller ID: 31908

ISBN: 0919883095

Condition: Very Good


Elephant Folio - 30 x 23 cm.; xxvi - 272 pp. Vol. 8 of series. Text is in English and French. Contains music of Antoine Dessane, Guillaume Couture, Joseph Vezina, W.O. Forsyth, Clarence Lucas, Rodolphe Mathieu, Ernest MacMillan. A clean, sturdy edition. View more info

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Music for Orchestra II / Musique pour Orchestre II (Canadian Musical Heritage).

By: Keillor, Elaine.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada., Canadian Musical Heritage Society.: 1994

Seller ID: 31906

ISBN: 0919883222

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 30 cm.; xxxv - 197 pp. Vol. 15 of series. Text is in English and French. Contains music of Calixa Lavallee, Guillaume Couture, Claude Champagne, Georges-Emile Tanguay, J.-J. Gragnier, Healey Wilan. A clean, sturdy edition. View more info

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Shahtoosh. Oncle Feyodor Tales. Species: You Man, Me Woe-man. (3 books).

By: Landiak, Olga.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ontario (?)., Privately published.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28419

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Shahtoosh: (2) - 72 - (2) pp. Oncle Feyodor Tales: (2) - 77 - (3) pp. Species: You Man, Me Woe-man: (2) - 80 - (2) pp. All are printed by Heavensgate Press. All are signed by the author on the first pages. Very minor wear and some light soilng to the covers, else fine. All 3 are included. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Liberal Idea of Canada: Pierre Trudeau and the Question of Canada's Survival.

By: Laxer, James and Robert Laxer.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, James Lorimer.: 1977

Seller ID: 20634

ISBN: 0888621248

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 234 pp. With a foreword by George Grant. From the back cover: "Canada in the late 1970's is beset by increasingly severe constitutional and economic problems which threaten its political survival. But the public debate on these issues, dominated by the ideas of Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, is extremely limited in scope and fails to provide any compelling sense of hope or opportunity for the future". Sticker scar on the back cover (lower fore corner) and the cover edges show mild shelf wear. Otherwise clean and tight. View more info

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While There is Time: The Case Against Social Catastrophe.

By: Leacock, Stephen.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland & Stewart Ltd.: 1945

Seller ID: 2878

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 136 pp. Brown cloth with ivory lettering on spine and front board. Leacock presents his views on social criticism drawing from previous publications and some articles published in the Financial Post. Bottom fore edge corners are mildly bumped and previous owner's name on front free end paper. The dust jacket (unclipped and in Brodart) is generally but mildly browned with minor edge wear. View more info

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Against Judicial Activism, The Decline of Freedom and Democracy in Canada

By: Leishman, Rory

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montreal & Kingston, McGill-Queen's University Press.: 2006

Seller ID: 21621

ISBN: 0773530541

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 310 pp. Leishman "argues that the courts (especially the Supreme Court) have subverted the judicial process in the name of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms." The author is a former lecturer in political science at the University of Western Ontario, was the national affairs columnist for The London Free Press, and is a frequent contributor to newspapers and magazines across Canada. Footnotes, bibliography, index. Minor soiling on cover, inscription by author on front free endpaper; binding tight, text pages clean and bright. Dust jacket is in great c... View more info

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If I Were Prime Minister.

By: Lemieux, Carlotta (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, Hurtig Publishers.: 1987

Seller ID: 20115

ISBN: 0888303157

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; vi - 320 pp. Light gray paper over boards with silver gilt lettering on spine. Sixty prominent Canadians from all walks of life were asked the question posed in the title. Introduction by Mel Hurtig. Both book and jacket (unclipped) show a whisper of shelf wear to the tail edges. View more info

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A Funny Way to Run a Country: Further Memoirs of a Political Voyeur.

By: Lynch, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, Hurtig.: 1986

Seller ID: 20646

ISBN: 0888302940

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 217 pp. Bright green paper over boards with gilt lettering on spine. A collection of twenty nine stories and anecdotes by one of Canada's wittier political journalists. Five page index at the back. The dust jacket shows very mild wear at the spine head. View more info

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The Slopes of the Andes: Four Essays on the Rural Myth in Ontario.

By: MacGillivray, Royce

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario., Mika Publishing.: 1990

Seller ID: 20316

ISBN: 092134144X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 191 pp. Bright red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Royce writes from his and his parents own experiences on a farm in Eastern Ontario at McCrimmon West. The four essays are: 1 - "The Sense of Community", 2 - "The Round of the Year", 3 - "From Pioneer to Farmer: Honour and Reviling", 4 - "The Uses of Education: A thoroughly negative-minded report from the Late Twentieth Century", followed by a short section on further reading and some notes of the sources. The book appears to have never been used at all. About the title: other than it is a line from Moby... View more info

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Canada Looks Abroad.

By: MacKay, R. A. and E. B. Rogers.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Oxford University Press: 1938

Seller ID: 12780

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; Xx - 402 pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Foreword by J. W. Dafoe and published under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs. An in depth look at Canadian foreign policy during the period between the two wars when Canada moved from being a colony to a nation on the world stage. Includes textts of speeches and documents along with a comprehensive bibliography and index. Previous owner's name stamped and written on the front end papers whilst the covers show mild shelf wear. Interior is clean and the binding is solid. A clear and removabl... View more info

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Paul Martin Speaks for Canada: A Selection of Speeches on Foreign Policy 1964-67.

By: Martin, Paul

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, McClelland and Stewart.: 1967

Seller ID: 20644

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 158 pp. A collection of fifteen speeches given by Paul Martin while he was the Secretary of State for External Affairs. A native of Pembroke, Ontario, Martin was first elected to the House of Commons in 1935 as the member from Essex East. Small sticker scar on the front cover near the top fore corner. Otherwise very clean and tight with no apparent signs of ever having been used. View more info

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The Most Dangerous Branch: How the Supreme Court of Canada Has Undermined Our Law and Our Democracy.

By: Martin, Robert Ivan.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec / Kingston, Ontario., McGill-Queen's University Press.: 2003

Seller ID: 23830

ISBN: 0773529179

Condition: Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xxii - 285 pp. Foreword by Senator Anne C. Cools. Well footnoted, 6 page "Table of Cases", 18 page bibliography, and a comprehensive index. The book appears to have never been used. View more info

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A Peculiar People: The Doukhobors.

By: Maude, Aylmer.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, UK., Archibald Constable & Co.: 1905

Seller ID: 17447

Condition: Fair


8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; xi - [1] - 338 pp. Dark green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Illustrated with 15 black and white plates (photographs), one of which is the frontis plus 2 maps. A sympathetic history of these Russian immigrants as they settle in Western Canada along with 3 appendices and a general index. The ninth and tenth chapters are centered on the Tolstoy controversy with Maude giving a considered rebuttal. The spine is quite worn with the back joint being decrepit and the head and tail being worn away. The board corners are bumped and worn. The binding i... View more info

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Experience Pittsburgh Township. (Experience '80)

By: McInnis, Karin and Kathy Verbeek. (Cynthia E. Dawson - editor).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Pittsburgh Township, Ontario., The Township of Pittsburgh.: 1980

Seller ID: 30011

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 27.5 x 22 cm.; 55 - 13 pp. Pittsburgh Township is in Frontenac County and was amalgamated into the city of Kingston in 1998. It is home to Old Fort Henry, the Royal Military College (RMC) and the Canadian Forces Base Kingston. From the foreword: "This book was compiled in an effort to provide a concise and informative reference for the residents of Pittsburgh Township as well as the visitor." Loosely laid in is a folded 16 panel map of the township highlighting the points of interest. The map size is 89 x 63 cm. One inked notation in red on the lower left hand corner of map. The ... View more info

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Canada and the Constitution 1979 - 1982: Patriation and the Charter of Rights.

By: McWhinney, Edward

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, University of Toronto Press.: 1982

Seller ID: 20618

ISBN: 0802065015

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xii - 227 pp. From the back cover: "This volume follows on Professor McWhinney's 'Quebec and the Constitution 1960-1978' but is more than a mere sequel. . . . He shows how Quebec's special claims have given way to a regional approach . . ." Extensive footnotes, comprehensive index along with eight appendices. Mild shelf wear to the covers, otherwise the book appears to have never been used. View more info