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Our Heritage.

By: Hamilton, James Eldon and John Delbert Hamilton.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Pembroke, Ontario., Privately Published: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32437

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; xvii - (1) - 240 - (4) pp. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. A short history of the city of Pembroke followed by biographies of 31 prominent, important, wonderful, unforgettable people associated with this town located in the heart of the Ottawa Valley. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Minor wear to the fore corners of the boards. The library markings are tape remains on the lower spine, a stamp on the front paste down end paper, attachment remains on the back paste down end paper and the library name stamped (quite prominently) o... View more info

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Nexus, Being the Seventh Volume and the Issue of 1936 (Pembroke Collegiate and Vocational Institute)

By: Hope, Barbara (editor)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Pembroke, Ontario, Canada,

Seller ID: 24321

Condition: Good


4to - 25.5 x 21 cm.; v - 58 pp. The 1936 yearbook for PCVI of Pembroke, Ontario in Canada. Lots of signatures of fellow students and school staff; owner of this volume was Gertrude Choppin. Includes a number of literary pieces, prose and poetry, from members of the Literary Society, student art, photos of sports teams, glee club, literary society and rifle team, many ads from local business community. Some wear and soiling on cover and on text pages but all is intact and very readable; binding sturdy. View more info

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Planted by Flowing Water: The Diocese of Ottawa, 1847-1997.

By: Hurtubise, Pierre with Mark G. McGowan and Pierre Savard.

Price: $20.25

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis.: 1998

Seller ID: 27846

ISBN: 2890889785

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 232 pp. A thorough and complete history of the diocese of Ottawa. Profusely illustrated with both colour and black and white photographs. After the 48 page introductory section, the history for each of the parishes in the diocese is given followed by a concluding section on Catholic Action. Printed two columns per page. Full colour glossy covers. View more info

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Planted by Flowing Water: The Diocese of Ottawa, 1847-1997.

By: Hurtubise, Pierre with Mark G. McGowan and Pierre Savard.

Price: $16.65

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis.: 1998

Seller ID: 31991

ISBN: 2890889785

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 232 pp. A thorough and complete history of the diocese of Ottawa. Profusely illustrated with both colour and black and white photographs. After the 48 page introductory section, the history for each of the parishes in the diocese is given followed by a concluding section on Catholic Action. Printed two columns per page. Full colour glossy covers. One leaf (pages 153/154) has been bound a tad off and the lower edge of that leaf is proud on the text block tail edge, otherwise just a wee bit of scuffing to the covers. View more info

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History Boulter Gospel Chapel, 1902-2002.

By: Jenkins, Gwendolyn C. (Gwen).

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Bancroft, Ontario., Privately published: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17027

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [2] - 42 pp. White card photographic covers in a plastic comb binding. Boulter, in Carlow Township, is a small village in the north end of Hastings County in the province of Ontario. Gwen documents the rekigious history of the Carlow/Mayo Townships area along with period and more recent black and white photographs. Two small stains on the front cover, otherwise 'tis near fine. Signed and dated by the author on the inside of the front cover.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Best of Several Worlds: The Life and Times of Wesley Johnston.

By: Johnston, Wesley.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario., Guardian Books.: 2001

Seller ID: 17032

ISBN: 1-553062825

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 191 pp. Autobiography, with photographs, of an Ottawa Valley boy born in 1927 in Foresters Falls. Light soiling, light wear on covers; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Grace-St. Andrew's United Church. 1840-1990. (Arnprior).

By: Lang-Runtz, Heather.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Arnprior, Ontario., Grace-St. Andrew's United Church.: 1991

Seller ID: 22681

ISBN: 0969527705

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 23 x 28 cm. (oblong); 53 - [3] pp. Preface by Rev. Dr. Ross and Shirley Davis. Illustrated with period photographs and a centre section of sixteen pages of full colour photographs printed on coated paper featuring the stained glass windows. The history is traced from the very beginnings, through the Presbyterian and Methodist roots to a look at what the future may bring. The church is located at 269 John Street North in Arnprior, Ontario. The covers show mild shelf wear to the edges, otherwise very clean and sound. View more info

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A Credit to the County: A History of Credit Unions in Renfrew County.

By: Levesque, J. J. and A. I. Hyde.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario., General Store Publishing House.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4132

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 115 pp. "To Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of Valley Savings (Renfrew County) Credit Union Inc." Illustrated with many black and white photos. The covers show some very light edge wear. View more info

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Summary of Metallogeny, Renfrew County Area: Ontario Geological Survey Report 212.

By: Lumbers, S. B.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ministry of Natural Resources: 1982

Seller ID: 11406

ISBN: 0774360747

Condition: Very Good+


Quarto - 25.5 x 17 cm.; Vii - 58 pp. Blue wraps with a 'stubbed' binding to allow room for the 4 maps and 1 chart in pocket at back. Original date is blacked out and paste on corrections made to the publisher information and the copyright (election year and everybody changed). Maps present are Precambrian Geology (1: 100,000) of Pembroke (map #2459) , Renfrew (map #2462) , Barry's Bay (map #2461) , and Cobden (map #2460) and the chart contains 3 smaller maps with legends - Major Geologic Features of the Grenville Province, General Distribution of the Plutonic Rock Suites - Late Precambrian - G... View more info

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Discovering Wild Temiskaming.

By: Muir, Murray and Vicky.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Murray and Vicky Muir.:

Seller ID: 32048

ISBN: 09731204X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 154 pp. One Day Adventures and Beyond, Featuring the Ottawa-Temiskaming Highland Trail. Maps, photos, commentary, hiking and canoeing. Contents: Things to Know Before You Go; Temagami; Little Clay Belt; Ottawa River Valley; Englehart to Kirkland Lake; The Wild Northwest; Picnic Spots and Swimming Beaches; Ottawa-Temiskaming Highland Trail. A sturdy, clean copy. View more info

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Nexus, Being the Ninth Volume and the Issue of 1938 (Pembroke Collegiate and Vocational Institute)

By: Mullin, Genevieve (editor)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Pembroke, Ontario, Canada,

Seller ID: 24323

Condition: Good


4to - 25.5 x 21 cm.; v - 60 pp. The 1938 yearbook for PCVI of Pembroke, Ontario in Canada. Owner of this volume was Gertrude Choppin. Includes a number of literary pieces, prose and poetry, from members of the Literary Society, student art, photos of sports teams, glee club, literary society, Nexus staff, band, "Nautical Nonsense" and rifle team, lots of ads from local businesses. Some wear and soiling on cover and on text pages, part of spine strip is missing; text pages in quite good shape. View more info

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Nexus, Being the Ninth Volume and the Issue of 1938 (Pembroke Collegiate and Vocational Institute)

By: Mullin, Genevieve (editor)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Pembroke, Ontario, Canada,

Seller ID: 24324

Condition: Good


4to - 25.5 x 21 cm.; v - 60 pp. The 1938 yearbook for PCVI of Pembroke, Ontario in Canada. Lots of student signatures. Includes a number of literary pieces, prose and poetry, from members of the Literary Society, student art, photos of sports teams, glee club, literary society, Nexus staff, band, "Nautical Nonsense" and rifle team, lots of ads from local businesses. Some wear and soiling on cover and on text pages, part of spine strip is missing; text pages in good shape. View more info

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Poems

By: Murray, Hon. Thomas, Sr., M.P.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Oil City, Pennsylvania, E. C. Breene.:

Seller ID: 24350

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Unpaginated. Saddle-stapled booklet. Stated under the author's name, "One of Nature's Noblemen, Barry's Bay, Ontario, Canada". Murray (1836-1915) was a Canadian politician. Printed here, over four pages and the verso of the front and back covers, are seven poems. Mild soiling, otherwise, a clean, sturdy booklet. View more info

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A Degree of Truth.

By: Nagy, Philip.

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, Canada., General Store Publishing House.: 2008

Seller ID: 31399

ISBN: 1897508077

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 212 pp. A second novel by retired academic and Ottawa resident, Nagy, centered on academic life in a fictitious Ottawa Valley university which he calls Mackenzie King University. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Nexus, Being the Eighth Volume and the Issue of 1937 (Pembroke Collegiate and Vocational Institute)

By: Neil, Palmer (editor)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Pembroke, Ontario, Canada,

Seller ID: 24322

Condition: Good


4to - 25.5 x 21 cm.; vi - 64 pp. The 1937 yearbook for PCVI of Pembroke, Ontario in Canada. Lots of signatures of fellow students and school staff; owner of this volume was Gertrude Choppin. Includes a number of literary pieces, prose and poetry, from members of the Literary Society, student art, photos of sports teams, glee club, literary society, Nexus staff and rifle team, lots of ads from local businesses, a special In Memoriam page honouring Dr. Matthew McKay. Some wear and soiling on cover and on text pages, part of spine strip is missing; otherwise, quite readable. View more info

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Sketches of Temiskaming.

By: Newton-White, Muriel E.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Cobalt, Ontario., Highway Book Shop: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2781

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22.5 x 18 cm.; 40 - [1] pp. Buff coloured wraps with black lettering all done in the style of the Highway Book Shop Publications. The front cover is lightly soiled with a sticker stain on the top right corner. View more info

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Highways of Destiny: A History of the Diocese of Pembroke, Ottawa Valley, Canada

By: O'Dwyer, Rev. William C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Archdiocese of Pembroke.: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32924

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiii - 263 pp. Father O'Dwyer tells the stories of all the small parishes that make up the vast Pembroke Diocese, plus the religious orders that worked in the area, Faithful Companions of Jesus, Madonna House Apostolate, Grey Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, and the Sisters of St. Joseph. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering, and the large 8 panel fold-out map tipped in on the front paste down end paper is in a near fine to fine condition. Bit of wear to the boards at the spine tips, otherwise, a clean, bright copy. The dust jacket has a bit of rubbing ... View more info

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Matters of Grace: Reflections of a Soul.

By: Ogilvie, Garfield Thomas.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Canada., House of Airlie / Lulu Press: 2012

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31420

ISBN: 1105645088

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; (10) - 197 pp. From the back cover: ". . . a master storyteller of the Ottawa Valley." Signed and dated (Christmas, 2014) by the author with an inscription to an unknown bishop on the first page. An as-new and unused book.; Signed by Author View more info

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A History of Stafford Township 1835-1991.

By: Patterson, Marian J.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: 1991

Seller ID: 32397

ISBN: 0969505305

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; xi - 133 pp. Stafford Township is in Renfrew County and was incorporated into Laurentian Valley in 2000. This Township history is rich in photos, maps and information on pioneering families of the area. A clean, sturdy copy with minor edgewear on cover. View more info

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St. Mary's High School, 1948-1974, Combermere: So Shall Live on Forever . . .

By: Peplinskie, Ernie and Karen (Miller) Poole. (editors).

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Combermere, Ontario., Privately Published.: 2005

Seller ID: 31672

Condition: Fine


4to - 27.5 x 21.5 cm.; (6) - 181 pp. A commemoraive history of the high school in Combermere, Ontario, founded and run by the Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ), an order of Catholic nuns. Profusely illustrated with many black and white photographs. Present are full class lists, staff biographies and lists. View more info