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Image for Ticknor's Maritime Provinces A Handbook for Travellers

Ticknor's Maritime Provinces A Handbook for Travellers

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Company: 1888

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 18661

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth boards exhibit shelf wear, with soiling and water staining evident. Front and back hinges are split but attached. Fold out map at back is torn almost all the way down one fold, fold-out map at front has one short tear repaired with archival tape. ; Red cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles front and spine. Four fold-out maps 2 large and 2 small as well as plans. Advertisements at front and back of book. ; B&W and Colour maps; 16mo 6" - 7" tal... View more info

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The St. Lawrence,

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart, incorporated: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18863

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows some shelf wear with small tears, moisture staining on spine of DJ, heavy chipping at top of DJ extending to front top. Previous owner's name on half-title page ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Decorative endpapers, Illustrated by Group of Seven artist A.Y. Jackson. No additional printings. ; The Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 7.90 X 5.30 X 0.80 inches; 274 pages; "The book is illustrated by A. Y. Jackson wit... View more info

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The Geography of the Canadian North Issues and Challenges

By: Bone, Robert M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16647

ISBN: 0195407725

Condition: Very Good+


Prev. owner's name on FFEP in ink. Light shelfwear to card covers, minor creasing.; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 9 X 5.90 X 0.90 inches; 284 pages; As arctic and Subarctic of the Canadian North take their place in the global economy, the interplay of resource development, the environment, and the peoples of the North has caused dramatic change. This book examines the dominant images of the North and traces the impact of resource exploitation and mega-projec... View more info

VANCOUVER ISLAND

By: Broadfoot, Anne (Text)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Spectrum Enterprises Ltd.: 1970

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 2336

Condition: Good+ in Fair dust jacket


DJ in mylar. DJ has some soiling, creasing, small tears and chips. Beautiful colour photos of Vancouver Island. No publishing date is included, although the pictures look like they date from the late 60's and early 70's. Illustrated by Colour Photos. View more info

Image for The Chartmakers  The history of nautical surveying in Canada

The Chartmakers The history of nautical surveying in Canada

By: Fillmore, Stanley

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, NC Press in association with the Canadian Hydrographic Service, Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15243

ISBN: 0919601928

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Slight wear, gift notation on half title page. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 255 pages; "The charting of Canada's three oceans and thousands of miles of inland waterways by Canadian hydrographers is now 100 years old and this book is published in celebration of this anniversary." View more info

Image for RAC Official Map of Recommended Routes Round and Across London Cloth Edition

RAC Official Map of Recommended Routes Round and Across London Cloth Edition

By: George Philip & Son

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Philip & Son: ca 1949

Seller ID: 19031

Condition: Very Good


Green card covers are creased with some edge wear but are fully intact. Only minimal wear to the map; This linen backed foldout map is bound with card covers and has an Index bound in at the back. The scale is 1 mile to the inch ; Royal Automobile Club; Colour map; 0 pages; This fold out map is undated but appears to be mid 20th century. View more info

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North of Caution; A journey through the conservation economy on the northwest coast of British Columbia

By: Gill, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Ecotrust Canada: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11148

ISBN: 1896866034

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities ; A bright solid, book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 134 pages View more info

Image for Trent Watershed Survey;  A Reconnaissance

Trent Watershed Survey; A Reconnaissance

By: Howe, C. D; J. H. White

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Commission of Conservation Canada, Committee On Forests: 1913

Seller ID: 11248

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Three inch tear down back edge of spine & across width of spine, some loss head of spine, fraying tail of spine, extremities worn, light soil. ; A tight solid book. hinges intact. Red cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Map in pocket inside back board shows the Crown timber lands for the area in question as of 1912. Map in VG+ condition with no tearing ; B&W Illustrations; 156 pages View more info

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In Search of Ancient British Columbia - Volume 1

By: Huck, Barbara

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Heartland Publications: 2006

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16644

ISBN: 1896150055

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 304 pages; "Today, B.C. is one of the world's most geographically varied places. But clues to its ancient past are everywhere, in its mountains and arid valleys, along its lakeshores and seacoasts." The authors examine the geological history of southern British Columbia, also going into the Archaeology and Paleontology View more info

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The Maritime Provinces Atlas

By: McCalla, Robert J.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Halifax, NS, Maritext Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8554

ISBN: 0921921055

Condition: Very Good+


Illustrated covers have rubbing marks, light shelfwear to edges and corners. ; A bright solid book.; Maps & color illustrations; 96 pages; An atlas of geographical and economic facts, natural resources and population for the eastern Maritime provinces of Canada. View more info

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The Climate of Vancouver

By: Oke, Tim & Hay, John Hay

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18616

ISBN: 0919478743

Condition: Very Good


Card covers have some shelf wear present, light soiling. ; A bright, solid book ; B.C. Geographical Series No. 50; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 84 pages; A study of the climate of the varied terrain that forms the city of Vancouver, a river delta (Fraser River) surrounded by mountains but in a harbour protected by Vancouver Island. View more info

Lower Fraser Valley - Evolution of a Cultural Landscape B.C. Geographical Series, Number 9

By: Siemens, Alfred H.: Editor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Tantalus Research Limited: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 12228

ISBN: 0919478115

Condition: Good+


Some pen marks on front cover, some writing on table of contents but none in text, light soiling of covers, erasure thinning on front fly leaf, notation on page 89 ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 207 pages; A geographical study of the Lower Fraser Valley of British Columbia View more info

Image for THE ST LAWRENCE WATERWAY PROJECT - The Story of the St Lawrence River as an International Highway for Water-borne Commerce

THE ST LAWRENCE WATERWAY PROJECT - The Story of the St Lawrence River as an International Highway for Water-borne Commerce

By: STEPHENS, George Washington

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Carrier: 1929

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 11332

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ heavily chipped with some loss top spine and top back panel, a few tears and creases, water stained on spine, book undamaged. On fold-out map torn out but still present, map undamaged. Front inner hinge started but solid, back hinge intact. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; This is an early study of the St. Lawrence River in preparation for the construction of the Seaway. All fold-out maps present as well as extensive bibliography and 2 indices - one for subject a... View more info

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Northern Haiti Land, Land Use, and Settlement

By: Wood, Harold A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18617

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Boards and DJ show some shelf wear, with short tears and chipping to DJ. Top corners bumped, previous owner's name in ink on FFEP.; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 168 pages; Maps included in pocket attached to back board View more info