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Image for The Ghost Town Journals The Dead and Dying Ghost Towns of South-West Alberta

The Ghost Town Journals The Dead and Dying Ghost Towns of South-West Alberta

By: Anderson, Frank W

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing: 1978

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 18925


Card covers show very light shelf wear. Previous owner's name on title page. Price sticker remnants upper front cover corner.; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; Frontier Book No. 39, volume 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages View more info

Image for 1912 - 1962 Stories of the Pioneers of the West Country Celebrating the 50th Jubilee of the founding of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

1912 - 1962 Stories of the Pioneers of the West Country Celebrating the 50th Jubilee of the founding of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

By: Bert, Phyllis (Editor)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Jubilee Committee: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17040


Prev. owner's name on front cover in ink. Light creasing and edgewear to card covers. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages; A community history of Rocky Mountain Alberta with some personal accounts, brief biographies of personages and many ads for local businesses. View more info

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Toiling in the Woods: Aspects of the Lumber Business in Alberta to 1930

By: Buziak, Kelly

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Seller ID: 17093


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #8; B&W Photographs; 38 pages View more info

Image for Hutterites  The Hutterite Diamond Jubilee

Hutterites The Hutterite Diamond Jubilee

By: Dempsey, Hugh A.; Ed Spiteri (photographer)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, GLENBOW ALBERTA INSTITUTE: 1978

Seller ID: 16474


Glossy white heavy card covers show light edgewear and scuffing ; A bright, solid book. B&W photographs throughout of some of the Hutterites living in Alberta, text in English & French ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 72 pages; This book honours the way of life and contributions to the legacy of Alberta upon the 60th Anniversary of their settlement in Alberta after fleeing persecution in Europe. View more info

Image for Against the Grain  An Irreverent View of Alberta

Against the Grain An Irreverent View of Alberta

By: Ford, Catherine

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15855


Only slight wear to dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 9.09 X 6.30 X 1.10 inches; 268 pages; "A contrarian view of Alberta and Albertans from the outspoken and often controversial former Calgary Herald columnist.In 2005, Alberta celebrates its centenary: a hundred-year stretch that has seen the province catapulted from being little more than thinly populated grassland and mountain to one of Canada’s richest provinces, o... View more info

Image for Land of Hope and Dreams  A History of Grimshaw and Districts

Land of Hope and Dreams A History of Grimshaw and Districts

By: Grimshaw and District Historical Society

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Grimshaw and District Historical Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15834


Bottom back fore corner a little bumped, previous owner's names on front free end paper. ; A tight solid book. Mustard colored cloth covered boards. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 671 pages View more info

Image for Echoes Along the Ribstone

Echoes Along the Ribstone

By: Hobbs, Maisie

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Grasslands Pioneers Historical Society: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16408


Light soil to pictorial front end papers, and page edges. Approx. 3" X 1" on upper right hand corner of title page has been removed by previous owner. ; A bright, solid book, substantial book that may require more postage. Green cloth covered boards with gilt designs and titles front and spine. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1064 pages; The territory covered in this community history lies between the Neutral Hills and the old Buffalo Park, an... View more info

Image for The Place We Call Home  A history of Fort McMurray, as its people remember, 1778-1980

The Place We Call Home A history of Fort McMurray, as its people remember, 1778-1980

By: Huberman, Irwin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fort McMurray Historical Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15239


Only slight wear to book and dust jacket ; This hardcover book appears to have the same ISBN as the trade paperback edition. ; 0.9 x 9.4 x 6.8 Inches; 281 pages View more info

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Southern Alberta's Roamin' Empire

By: Liddell, Ken

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing: 1968

Seller ID: 18926


Card covers show light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book. ; Frontier Book No. 6; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages View more info

Image for Homegrown: Vignettes about Manufacturing Agricultural Implements in Alberta, 1890-1955

Homegrown: Vignettes about Manufacturing Agricultural Implements in Alberta, 1890-1955

By: Lysak-Martynkiw, Ruth

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17094


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #9; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pages View more info

Image for Stories My Granny Told Me   Stories, Tales, Legends, Poems Collected by the Young People of Fort McKay

Stories My Granny Told Me Stories, Tales, Legends, Poems Collected by the Young People of Fort McKay

By: McKay, Fort

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alberta, Jean's Printing: 1980

Seller ID: 15126


Light edge wear to beige card covers.; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 0.15 x 8.75 x 6 Inches; 48 pages; The small community of Fort McKay, Alberta presents itself in this book by the young people of various races, native, and descendants of the settlers of the area. B&W photos throughout. View more info

Image for Facing The Land  Homesteading In Alberta

Facing The Land Homesteading In Alberta

By: Myers, Patricia

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Seller ID: 17091


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #5; Sepia illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pages View more info

Image for When The Whistle Blows  Steam Threshing In Alberta

When The Whistle Blows Steam Threshing In Alberta

By: Myers, Patricia

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17092


Only slight wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #10; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pages View more info

Image for Heart Of Gold Fairview 1928 - 1978

Heart Of Gold Fairview 1928 - 1978

By: Nicholson, Harold

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Edition

Seller ID: 7975


Red cloth boards have some of the gilt lettering rubbed off. Light shelfwear to edges and corners.; A tight solid book, hinges intact.; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 228 pages; A 50th anniversary commemorative book outlining the history of Fairview, Alberta. View more info

Image for Steel And Steam  Aspects Of Breaking Land

Steel And Steam Aspects Of Breaking Land

By: Tingley, Kenneth

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17095


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #6; Sepia illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pages View more info