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Image for Girl's Schooling in Quebec, 1639-1960. (CHA Booklet No. 49).

Girl's Schooling in Quebec, 1639-1960. (CHA Booklet No. 49).

By: Dumont, Micheline.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1990

Seller ID: 33104

ISBN: 0887981623

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 32 pp. Blue covers with white lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Translated from the French by Carol Élise Cochrane. Four page listing of suggestions for further reading at the back. Minor wear to the covers, else fine to near fine. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for The Social Teachings of the Canadian Churches; Protestant, the Early Period, before 1850.

The Social Teachings of the Canadian Churches; Protestant, the Early Period, before 1850.

By: Elgee, William H.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1964

Seller ID: 8002

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 236 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. A broad survey of the attitudes of Canadian churches vis-a-vis the developing Canadian social structure. Annotated with an index. The dust jacket is worn on the edges, scuffed with sticker damage to the lower spine. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

Image for Women and Their Work in Upper Canada. (CHA Booklet No. 64).

Women and Their Work in Upper Canada. (CHA Booklet No. 64).

By: Errington, Elizabeth Jane.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 2006

Seller ID: 33083

ISBN: 0887982646

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 43 pp. Blue covers with white lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Two and a bit page list of suggsted further reading at the back. Very minor wear to the edges of the covers. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. 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

Image for 52 Questions on the Nationalization of Canadian Railways.

52 Questions on the Nationalization of Canadian Railways.

By: Fabius.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, J. M. Dent & Sons.: 1918

Seller ID: 30557

Condition: Very Good-


16mo - 16.5 x 10 cm.; 127 pp. Addendum tipped-in on a back blank page. A discussion on the prudence of Railway Nationalization through a series of questions. Green cloth-covered boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Some edgewear to boards and a bit of staining on back board, gutter on front endpapers a bit broken but binding is sturdy, former owners' stamps on front free endpaper and back free endpaper; text is otherwise clean. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

Image for Louis Riel. (CHA Booklet No. 50).

Louis Riel. (CHA Booklet No. 50).

By: Flanagan, Thomas.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1992

Seller ID: 33075

ISBN: 0887981801

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 27 pp. Orange and white covers in a saddle stapled binding. Two pages of suggested further reading. Very minor wear to the edges of the covers. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for Cassocks, Doublets, and Deerskins. Religious and Secular Costume on the Mission Frontier of New France in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century.

Cassocks, Doublets, and Deerskins. Religious and Secular Costume on the Mission Frontier of New France in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century.

By: Folkes, Patrick and Nancy Penny.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Midland, Ontario., The Friends of Sainte Marie.: 1988

Seller ID: 32671

ISBN: 0969387814

Condition: Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (10) - 67 pp. Illustrated with 5 black and white photographs. Thirteen pages of reference notes, 4 page select bibliography and a 3 page glossary. An as-new and unused book. View more info

Image for Cassocks, Doublets, and Deerskins. Religious and Secular Costume on the Mission Frontier of New France in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century.

Cassocks, Doublets, and Deerskins. Religious and Secular Costume on the Mission Frontier of New France in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century.

By: Folkes, Patrick and Nancy Penny.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Midland, Ontario., The Friends of Sainte Marie.: 1988

Seller ID: 32672

ISBN: 0969387814

Condition: Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (10) - 67 pp. Illustrated with 5 black and white photographs. Thirteen pages of reference notes, 4 page select bibliography and a 3 page glossary. An as-new and unused book. View more info

Image for Aspects of Maritime Regionalism, 1867-1927. (CHA Booklet No. 36).

Aspects of Maritime Regionalism, 1867-1927. (CHA Booklet No. 36).

By: Forbes, Ernest R.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1983

Seller ID: 33086

ISBN: 088798083X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 22 pp. Tan covers with white lettering in a saddle stapled binding. One page list of suggested further reading at the back. Very minor wear to the edges of the covers. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for The Canadian Labour Movement, 1812-1902. (CHA Booklet No. 27).

The Canadian Labour Movement, 1812-1902. (CHA Booklet No. 27).

By: Forsey, Eugene A.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1974

Seller ID: 33110

Condition: Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 23 pp. Pale yellow covers with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Two page list of suggested readings at the back. Minor wear and light soiling to the covers and 2 ink scribbles on the front. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for A Place Called Heaven: The Meaning of Being Black in Canada.

A Place Called Heaven: The Meaning of Being Black in Canada.

By: Foster, Cecil.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Harpercollins.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32056

ISBN: 000638028X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 324 pp. French folded flaps on the fore edges of the covers. Three page index of names. The "Heaven" in the songs of the slaves in the southern US was the end of the underground railroad, Canada. This image of Canada is still alive, but, does it deliver? This is an account of the troubled state of race relations in a modern Canada by one who immigrated from Barbados. Foster is a respected journalist and broadcaster. Some light wear to the head and tail edges of the covers and general, though light, scuffing to the covers. View more info

Image for Canadian Society in the French Regime. (CHA Booklet No. 3).

Canadian Society in the French Regime. (CHA Booklet No. 3).

By: Fregault, Guy.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1968

Seller ID: 33077

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 16 pp. Gray covers with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. One page bibliography. First published in 1968, this is the sixth printing. Very minor wear to the edges of the covers and some fading of the margins of same. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for The University of Toronto: A History. (second edition).

The University of Toronto: A History. (second edition).

By: Friedland, Martin L.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., University of Toronto Press.: 2013

Seller ID: 32594

ISBN: 1442648007

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


4to - 25.5 x 17 cm.; lv - 764 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First published in 2002 on the 175th anniversary of the founding of King's College, the predecessor of the University of Toronto. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. Thirteen page listing of principal sources, 18 page bibliography, 40 page comprehemsive index. This book won the Heritage Toronto Award of Merit and the Ontario Historical Society J. J. Talman Prize. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Graham Towers and His Times.

By: Fullerton, Douglas H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland and Stewart: 1986

Seller ID: 18365

ISBN: 0771032188

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 348 pp. Green boards with gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with sixteen pages of black and white photographs. From the dust jacket, a comment about Towers by Stephen Leacock: "Graham Towers has distinguished himself as that happy combination of a practical banker and theoretical economist for which the world usually looks in vain". Slight edge wear to the head edge of the unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Image for Le Québec et ses historiens de 1840 a 1920. La Nouvelle-France de Garneau à Groulx.

Le Québec et ses historiens de 1840 a 1920. La Nouvelle-France de Garneau à Groulx.

By: Gagnon, Serge.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Quebec City, Quebec., Les Presse de l'Universite Laval.: 1978

Seller ID: 28310

ISBN: 0774668296

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 474 pp. The text is in French. Volume 23 in the series "Les Cahiers d'Histoire de l'Université Laval". Twenty-five page bibliography, 13 page "Index onomastique" and an 8 page "Index thématique". Minor wear and light scuffing to the covers, otherwise clean with a solid binding. View more info

Image for From Paths to Planes, A Story of the Claremont Area.

From Paths to Planes, A Story of the Claremont Area.

By: Gauslin, Lillian M.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Claremont, Ontario., 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33070

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - 306 pp. #449 of a limited first edition. Signed by Gauslin on title page and inscribed by her on front free endpaper. An extensive history of the northern section of Pickering Township in southern Ontario, Canada. Map, lots of photos, appendices and bibliography. Bit of soiling on a few pages and text block edges, otherwise, a clean, sturdy copy. Dust jacket rubbed with some edgewear. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for In Silence and Action: The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary in Canada, 1892-2010.

In Silence and Action: The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary in Canada, 1892-2010.

By: Gauthier, Chantal and France Lord.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions Carte Blanche.: 2014

Seller ID: 31978

ISBN: 289590250X

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 21 cm.; 403 pp. Photographic covers. Translated from the original French edition, "De Silence et d'Action" by Käthe Roth. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs many of which are "sepia-toned". Six pages of notes, a 2 page select bibliography, a 2 page spread map of Canada showing the various FMM houses and fraternities, 2 large appendices ("Sisters entered into Canada, 1892-2012" and "Sisters sent to Canada, 1892-2012"), a 3 page chronology and lastly a 2 page listing of FMM Fraternities in Canada, 1970-2012. The FMM is the largest female missionary institute in th... View more info

Image for Living and Chosen Stones: History of Saint Patrick's Basilica and Parish, 1855-1995.

Living and Chosen Stones: History of Saint Patrick's Basilica and Parish, 1855-1995.

By: Geraghty, Brian V.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Saint Patrick's Basilica Corporation.: 1995

Seller ID: 30489

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; xvi - 190 - (2) pp. Published in conjunction with St. Patrick's being proclaimed a basilica on March 17, 1995. Three appendices and a 3 page bibliography. Well illustrated with many archival black and white photographs and reproductions and 28 pages of colour photographs. The book appears as-new and unused while the dust jacket has very minor wear to the head edge of the front panel. View more info

Image for The Ukrainians in Canada. (Booklet #10 in "Canada's Ethnic Groups" series).

The Ukrainians in Canada. (Booklet #10 in "Canada's Ethnic Groups" series).

By: Gerus, O. W. and J. E. Rea.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Historical Association.: 1985

Seller ID: 33102

ISBN: 0887981089

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 24 pp. Dark blue wraps with light blue lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Illustrated with 1 full page map on page 2; "Distribution of the People of Ukrainian Origin in Canada, 1981". One and a bit page bibliographical note at the back. Minor wear to the edges of the covers, else fine. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for Audace et persévérance: L'héritage des Oblats OMI. / Audacity & Perseverance: The Legacy of the Oblates, OMI.

Audace et persévérance: L'héritage des Oblats OMI. / Audacity & Perseverance: The Legacy of the Oblates, OMI.

By: Giroux, Eric. (editor).

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Quebec., Oblates / OMI.: 2014

Seller ID: 31575

ISBN: 2920370510

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 20.5 cm.; 80 pp. The text is bilingual in French and in English. A profusely illustrated history of the Oblate order and their missionary activities. Minor wear to the edges of the covers. View more info