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The Golden Book of Comics

By: Blyton, Enid; Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, ODHAMS: 1950

Seller ID: 11827

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ chipped and creased along edges with short tears, quarter size chip top front panel smaller one, bottom back panel a few pages soiled, some staining page fore edges. Gift notation facing half title page ; A bright solid, book. Text unmarked; 256 pages; Undated but appears to be circa 1950. A collection of funny stories, poetry, comics by such authors as Enid Blyton, Captain W. E. Johns, Elisabeth Kyle, Martin Lawrence et al. Copyright S.451.1.R.S. View more info

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The Logic of Female Succession Rethinking Patriarchy and Patrilineality in Global and Historical Perspective.

By: Ochiai, Emiko (Editor) & various

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, International Research Center for Japanese Studies,: 2003

Seller ID: 17365

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight edge wear to card covers ; Trade PB; International Symposium #19 January 2002; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 323 pages; This is a study observing several world cultures, including Canada, India, Japan, Great Britain, China among others. View more info

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This Is Compassion Young people's stories, poetry, art & photography

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stories of Compassion Project: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17935

ISBN: 098127210X

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 96 pages View more info

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Ontogeny of Acquired Immunity

By: Various

Price: $17.95

Publisher: London, Elsevier Science, Excerpta Medica: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16285

ISBN: 9021940051

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Forecorners of beige cloth covered boards bumped. Research library stamp on title page. ; A tight solid book. Text unmarked; Ciba Foundation Symposium; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 293 pages View more info

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Nisga'a Final Agreement

By: Various

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Canada/ British Columbia/ Nisga'a Nation: 1998

Seller ID: 17313

Condition: Very Good-


Top fore corner of card covers creased and affecting first few pages, light scuffing. ; A bright, solid book ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 252 pages; This is a single volume only with the agreement signed by the 3 parties - federal, provincial and First Nations and contains a foldout map showing the area included in the treaty. View more info

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Tales from the Queen Charlotte Islands Book 2

By: Various

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Massett, BC, Senior Citizens of the Queen Charlotte Islands: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18164

ISBN: 0889254001

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear with light soiling, light creasing.; A tight solid book. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations, Maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages; An oral history of the remote Queen Charlotte Islands, known locally as Haida Gwaii - a look at the people, history as well as flora and fauna of the islands. View more info

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MARKS ON THE FOREST FLOOR; a Story of Houston British Columbia

By: Various

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Houston Centennial '71 Committee: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17743

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light wear, spine a little faded, previous owner's name on front free end paper. Slight water damage on lower title page. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages; This history of Houston BC was published in commemoration of the centennial of British Columbia's entry into the Canadian Confederation View more info

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Totem 1953 - Yearbook of the University of British Columbia (UBC)

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia Alma Mater Society: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18252

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Cloth boards show light shelf wear, corners lightly bumped, light soiling to page edges. ; A tight solid book. Blue cloth covered boards, with black spine. Endpaper art by Clyde D. Rowett; University of British Columbia Yearbook Vol. 36; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages View more info

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Alkitab (Thumb indexed)

By: Various

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Jakarta, Lembaga Alkitab Indonesia: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13797

ISBN: 9794635243

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Some writing on half title page with sheet of paper taped in facing page, stamp on title page and front pastedown; Dark blue flexible vinyl covers with gilt stamped title and insignia on front cover. Two satin ribbon markers. The book is fully thumb indexed. A bright, solid book. ; Bible in Indonesian; Text in Indonesian View more info

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Consumer's Co-Operatives in the U.S.S.R.

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Moscow, USSR: 1962

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 16577

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Wear to the extremities of the paper covered boards and cloth spine, some scuffing, discard stamp front and back end papers. ; A tight solid book. Liberally illustrated with 150 B&W and colorised photos, maps. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 155 pages; This book is an book of praise for the co-operative system in Russia in mid century put out by the government of the time. It describes the structure of the system, how it is "broken up into 17,500 consumers' societies which are associated into 2780 district unions, into 158 regional, territorial and republican unions i... View more info

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In the Image of Killer Whale Waters: Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium. Vol. 7. 1984

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Vancouver Public Aquarium Association: 1984

Seller ID: 19077

Condition: Near Fine


Slight scuffing ; A bright solid book. Stapled wraps, glossy white card covers ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 28 pages; A series of articles honouring the native fishing culture, including a piece about the killer whale sculpture by Bill Reid. View more info

Schoolboys' Bumper Book

By: Various

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1930

Seller ID: 8391

Condition: Very Good-


Some edgewear to pictorial paper covered boards, light scuffing. Undated but gift notation dated Christmas 1932 on front pastedown, previous owner's name on back end paper. Hinges started, but still solid. Some soiling and foxing of end papers and page edges. ; A bright solid, book, spine bright and intact. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; A collection of stories for boys. View more info

Raincoast Chronicles Vol 1 No. 2

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, B.C. Coast Historical Society: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9399

Condition: Very Good


Some soil and edgewear to beige card covers ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 48 pages; Short essays and anecdotes dealing with the history of the British Columbia coast. This volume includes Pioneer Steamers of Vancouver Harbour, Lighthouses of the BC Coast, Buddhist Columbia, Towboating, Tsimsyan Myths, artist Paul Kane among others. View more info

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The Canadian Girl's Annual

By: Various

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: circa 1929

Seller ID: 15700

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Green cloth covered boards show some wear to extremities, corners soft. Lower outer hinge split up 1 1/2 inches from bottom A few illustrations loose but still present. Light soiling of boards. ; Green decorative cloth covered boards with gilt titles front & spine and a colour plate by Conrad Leigh on front board. A tight solid book, inner hinges intact, 4 colour plates by various authors (including frontispiece) and numerous B&W illustration throughout. The pages are of a heavy stock, book is almost 2 inches thick. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 232 pages; ... View more info

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McDougall's Alexandra Readers; the Elementary Reader

By: Various

Price: $47.25

Publisher: Edinburgh, McDougall's Educational Co. Ltd: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10545

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Some water spotting and light fading of red cloth covered boards, corners lightly bumped. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W & Color Illustrations; Undated but pobably dates from early 1900's. This book has a stamp on FFEP and back of frontispiece reading - "With Mr. McDougall's Compliments - Specimen - Trusting This Series May Be Adopted". This appears to be a complimentary copy of a new book promoting a series of school readers, named in honour of Queen Alexandra. This series of books was eventually adopted for use in western Canada but those were published in Canada. View more info

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About Lenin

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10704

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Some bumping of extremities, light chipping, creasing of DJ ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 275 pages; This is a series of essays in English about Lenin by many of the major Russian writers. View more info

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Who's Who of Canadian Women, 1986

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Trans-Canada Press: 1985

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 10743

ISBN: 0920966284

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Fore corners bumped, small notation on first blank page, DJ scuffed with short tears, missing front free end paper ; A tight solid book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 549 pages View more info

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from Slates to Blackboards to Computers A History of Public Schools in The Central Okanagan

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kelowna, The Educational Heritage Committee of the Central Okanagan Retired Teachers' Association: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19297

ISBN: 0968176909

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show very light shelf wear, minor creasing. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 195 pages; The book is divided into three parts 1. - 1874-1945 Early schools of the Kelowna area covered by the present School District #23, Central Okanagan 2. An Historical outline of education in British Columbia leading up to the Report of the Commission of Inquiry into Educational Finance, 1945. 3. The growth of the district with photos of and writeups about the individuals schools on the east and west banks of Okanagan Lake. View more info

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Jasper Reflections

By: Various

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Jasper, AB, Jasper Community History: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19066

ISBN: 1550562134

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


A bright, solid book. Green boards with gilt stamped titles front and spine and gilt stamped design front board. Stated first printing ; B&W Illustrations; 11.2 X 9.1 X 1.4 inches; 477 pages; Memorable people, places and events in the history of the very scenic town of Jasper, Alberta. View more info

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ARCTIC VOLUME 2, ISSUES 1, 2 & 3, 1949

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Arctic Institute of North America: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2810

Condition: Good+


Clear mylar jacket added for protection. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 204 pages; Ex-library edition with card pocket and "withdrawn" stamp on BFEP. Almost as new. It appears that this volume was seldom, if ever taken out at the library. This is a bound reprint of the magazine "ARCTIC" from 1949, issues 1, 2 and 3. Issue 2 includes extensive fold-out maps detailing the areas of permafrost in Canda and the average mean temperature of the area of Canada and the Arctic. View more info