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The Guide to Gold Panning in British Columbia Gold Regions, Methods of Mining and Other Data

By: Barlee, N. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summerland, BC, Canada West Magazine: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 19469

Condition: Very Good+


Light shelf wear and light soiling of card covers.; A tight solid book. ; 11.0 X 8.0 X 0.3 inches; 192 pages; Contains many historic photos, maps, illustrations relating to the British Columbia Region. Detailed descriptions and maps of important historic regions. Includes nugget size date, location, and other regional data, gold regions, methods of mining & other data View more info

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The Gold Rush Trail Guide

By: BC Ministry of Tourism

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, BC Ministry of Tourism: 1986

Seller ID: 16661

Condition: Very Good+


Small tear to fore edge of paper cover ; A bright, solid book ; British Columbia tourism Guide; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 47 pages; Gold rushes of British Columbia, large and small with photos, ads and maps. View more info

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I Married the Klondike

By: BERTON, LAURA BEATRICE

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1961

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 12378

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


DJ chipped with short tears, light soil, some creasing. Two gift notations on half-title page, only light wear to book ; A tight solid book, hinges intact, DJ in Mylar ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages; The author, mother of Canadian writer and journalist Pierre Berton, writes of her 25 years in Dawson City, Yukon. Beginning in 1907, when she was offered the position of Kindergarten Directress for Dawson City, the author tells of life in the Canadian North, and her travels around the Yukon Territories. Preface by family friend, Robert Service View more info

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Klondike; the Life & Death of the Last Great Gold Rush

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1960

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 12322

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Price clipped DJ chipped with light delamination, short tears & some creasing. Light yellowing of pages ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 456 + index pages; A classic Canadian history by someone who spent his first 12 years in Dawson City. Berton was born there after the big rush and was imbued with the history of the place by his parents, especially by his mother, Laura Beatrice Berton, who wrote the biographical classic 'I Married the Klondike'. View more info

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The Trail of 1858 British Columbia's Gold Rush Past

By: Forsythe, Mark & Greg Dickson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16764

ISBN: 155017424X

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by All Authors; Only slight wear to pictorial card covers. ; Inscribed by both authors on front fly leaf. A bright solid book. ; B&W Photographs; 9.90 X 8.40 X 0.60 inches; 223 pages; In 1858, over eight decades had passed since Captain James Cook claimed the shores of what would become British Columbia for the British crown, but European settlers had shown little interest in the new lands. The non-aboriginal population was only about 700. Then gold was discovered on the shores of the Fraser River and, overnight, the lonely outpost of empire was overrun by some 30,000 fevered gold-seek... View more info

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Gold Rush

By: Neering, Rosemary & Daniel R. Birch (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Fitzhenry & Whiteside: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16611

ISBN: 0889021759

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to card covers; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Maps, B&W photographs, drawings; This is a largely pictorial history of the gold rush phenomenon in western North America written for the school system. View more info