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Image for Time Magazine October - December 1945; Vol. XLVI - Numbers. 14-27

Time Magazine October - December 1945; Vol. XLVI - Numbers. 14-27

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: New York, Time Magazine: 1945

Seller ID: 12129

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Light wear to the green cloth covered boards and the spine labels, some water damage to to magazine covers. Pages tanned ; A tight solid book. Green cloth covered boards with red and black spine labels. This is the bound collected edition containing issues from October to December 1945 ; 1.5 x 10.6 x 8 Inches; World War II is over and the participants start the healing process. Time Magazine gives us a view into the lives of the rich & powerful as well as those of average men & women. Colorful magazine covers and advertising included View more info

Image for Cuimhneachán 1916-1966 A Record of Ireland's Commemoration of the 1916 Uprising

Cuimhneachán 1916-1966 A Record of Ireland's Commemoration of the 1916 Uprising

By: N/A

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Dublin, Department of External Affairs: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18069

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear with soiling, tears and chipping. Gift inscription on reverse of FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour photographs.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 94 pages; "The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April 1916. The Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was heavily engaged in World War I. It was the most significant uprisi... View more info

Image for Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report

Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Goverment of Canada: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16983

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book.; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages; An account of the negotiation and implementation of the Nisga'a Treaty, finalized in 2000. View more info

Image for The Rural Municipality of St. Andrews, No. 287, 1910-1985 History of the Land

The Rural Municipality of St. Andrews, No. 287, 1910-1985 History of the Land

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Andrews, SASK, St. Andrews Book Committee: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19505

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Boards show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book. Blue pebbled boards with gilt titles front and spine,decorative endpapers ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 302 pages; A typical community with a history of the original homesteaders along with brief write-ups about the current families View more info

Image for A Mission With a Purpose  A History of Stewart, British Columbia, and Hyder, Alaska

A Mission With a Purpose A History of Stewart, British Columbia, and Hyder, Alaska

By: .Gordon, Nancy E

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Abbey Graphics: 1996

Seller ID: 14619

ISBN: 1896777007

Condition: Near Fine


Only light wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 214 pages View more info

Image for British Columbia Chronicle, 1847-1871  Gold & Colonists

British Columbia Chronicle, 1847-1871 Gold & Colonists

By: Akrigg, G. P. V

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Discovery Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18168

ISBN: 0919624030

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Shelfwear to edges with light chipping and short tears ; A bright solid book. DJ in Mylar.; B&W Photographs, maps; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 439 pages; A history of British Columbia, from the establishment of the territory up until its entry into Confederation. View more info

Image for In the Long Shadow of Europe  Greeks and Turks in the era of Postnationalism

In the Long Shadow of Europe Greeks and Turks in the era of Postnationalism

By: Anastasakis, Othon & Kalypso Nicolaidis & Kerem Oktem

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Leiden NL, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers: 2009

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17703

ISBN: 9004171126

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Illustrated boards are clean and bright.; International Relations Studies Series #3; 9.76 X 6.54 X 1.02 inches; 381 pages; "Can the European Union transform Greek-Turkish relations? The contributors to "In the Long Shadow of Europe" examine the ambiguities of Europe's historical role in its Southeastern corner to shed light on the possible paths lying ahead. From their various an-gles, they highlight the paradoxes of a relationship between intimate adversaries, marred by tormented histories, nationalist narratives and bilateral disputes but strengthened by historical familiarity, g... View more info

Image for Wildfire; British Columbia Burns

Wildfire; British Columbia Burns

By: Anderson, Charles; Lori Culbert; Shelley Fralic (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Greystone Books/Douglas & McIntyre: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12783

ISBN: 1553650573

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear to DJ ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 139 pages; The summer of 2003 brought tinder dry conditions to the interior of British Columbia resulting in some spectacular wildfires. The worst was the fire engulfed the hills just outside the major recreational city of Kelowna. The lakeside view was spectacular. many other areas were affected including the historic trestles of the Kettle Valley Railway and the famous wildlife center developed by Ralph Edwards at Lonesome Lake. View more info

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The Iberians

By: Arribas, Antonio

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: circa 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18559

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear, some offset on end papers. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. This is undated but definitely early 1960s. ; Ancient People and Places #36; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages; The culture, lifestyle and art of the early inhabitants of the Iberian Peninsula are brought to light. View more info

The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Vol. XXXIII. History of Alaska, 1730-1885

By: Bancroft, Hubert Howe

Price: $69.95

Publisher: San Francisco, A.L. Bancroft: 1886

Seller ID: 12972

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Front board separated,paper tape securing title page and inner back hinge, previous owner's embossed stamp, some wear and peeling of leather. Leather of spine split down back edge and torn across middle. Raised bands somewhat worn but black spine labels with gilt print still bright ; Text block solid and unmarked, fold-out map in fine condition, marbled page edges, binding of tan leather boards needs some work but book appears to be complete ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 775 pages View more info

Image for Nursery History of the United States,

Nursery History of the United States,

By: Barber, Lucy Lombardi

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1921

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19266

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Illustrated boards show some shelf wear with soiling of all surfaces, moisture stain on front and back board. Page 7 has been marked in ink, consisting of two letters and one underline, none in rest of book . ; A tight solid book. Attractive colour illustrations of events in US history and period costume throughout. ; Colour Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 208 pages; This edition covers American history up to the end of WWI, touching on world events. View more info

Image for Similkameen The Pictograph Country

Similkameen The Pictograph Country

By: Barlee, N.L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18650

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Shelf wear present on beige card covers, previous owner's name on front cover and on FFEP, crease on back cover. ; A tight solid book. This is the 1st edition of the first book in a series, smaller than the later publication and contains a list on the inside of the back card cover of the areas he planned to write about in the later books in the series. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 46 pages; This is a first in a series written and published by Barlee about various historical areas of British Columbia. The Similkameen Valley lies in the lower interior of BC adjacent to the b... View more info

Image for Rising Tide The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How it Changed America

Rising Tide The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How it Changed America

By: Barry, John M.

Price: $36.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19210

ISBN: 0684810468

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Illustrations; 9.4 X 6.2 X 1.7 inches; 528 pages; "An American epic of science, politics, race, honor, high society, and the Mississippi River, Rising Tide tells the riveting and nearly forgotten story of the greatest natural disaster this country has ever known -- the Mississippi flood of 1927. The river inundated the homes of nearly one million people, helped elect Huey Long governor and made Herbert Hoover president, drove hundreds of thousands of blacks north, and transformed American society and politics fore... View more info

Image for The Chornobyl Accident  A Comprehensive Risk Assessment

The Chornobyl Accident A Comprehensive Risk Assessment

By: Baryakhtar, Victor & Victor Bar'yakhtar & Valerie Kukhar' & Ivan Los' & Vladimir Kholosha & Vyacheslav Shestopalov & George J. Vargo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Battelle Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18416

ISBN: 1574770829

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Glossy, paper covered, illustrated boards show slight wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 271 pages; "The authors, all of whom are Ukrainian and Russian scientists involved with Chornobyl nuclear power plant since the April 1986 accident, present a comprehensive review of the accident. In addition, they present a risk assessment of the remains of the destroyed reactor and its surrounding shelter, Chornobyl radioactive waste storage and disposal sites, and environmental contamination in the region. The authors explore such questions as the risk... View more info

Image for Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of the Boundary Country

Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of the Boundary Country

By: Basque, Garnet

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Langley, BC, Sunfire: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15219

ISBN: 0919531334

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Author; Light fading of dust jacket fore edge, only slight wear. ; This limited edition hardcover has the same ISBN as the paperback edition. Number 189 of 400 is signed by the author on the front free end paper. ; B&W Illustrations; 0.15 x 10.7 x 8.2 Inches; 152 pages; Lavishly illustrated with colour plates, B&W illustrations and maps, this book covers the area just above the US border with British Columbia. View more info

Image for West Kootenay the pioneer years

West Kootenay the pioneer years

By: Basque, Garnet

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Langley, BC, Sunfire Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17123

ISBN: 091953130X

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Author; Cloth boards have edge wear on bottom. DJ shows light edge wear, 1/4" tear on top front of DJ. ; Signed and numbered by author on front free end paper. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W and Colour Photographs; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 168 pages; This is the deluxe cloth bound edition, number 22 of 250 copies. View more info

Image for The Places of Kettle Valley

The Places of Kettle Valley

By: Bate, Geoff

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Geoff Bate and Associates: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17540

ISBN: 0968698700

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author; Card covers show light shelf wear.; A tight solid book. Inscribed by the author.; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 182 pages View more info

Image for Jacobite Rising of 1715

Jacobite Rising of 1715

By: Baynes, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17543

ISBN: 0304935654

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, gift inscription and sticker shadow on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.27 X 5.83 X 1.26 inches; 246 pages; A history of the Scottish rebellion of the early 18th Century. View more info

Image for Unknown Lands The Log Book of the Great Explorers

Unknown Lands The Log Book of the Great Explorers

By: Bellec, Francois

Price: $38.50

Publisher: New York, Overlook Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 17073

ISBN: 1585672017

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ has light edge wear, 1/2" tear on back top corner. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, decorative endpapers ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 216 pages; "This remarkable and beautiful book documents the period of exploration and enlightenment when the Old World began to open its mind to the wonders and mysteries of the New World. Five centuries of eyewitness accounts, drawings, and notes, taken straight from the log books of such famous explorers as Christopher Columbus, Ferdinand Magellan, Vasco de Gama, James Cook, and many others ... View more info

Image for I Married the Klondike

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