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Image for Annual Report of the Government of the Northwest Territories, Council in Transition 1976/ Conseil en transition, Rapport annuel du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

Annual Report of the Government of the Northwest Territories, Council in Transition 1976/ Conseil en transition, Rapport annuel du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Yellowknife, NWT, Department of Information Northwest Territories: 1976

Seller ID: 17312

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


General edgewear, scuffing and creasing of dustjacket, light wear only to book ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A square book - 10 1/2 inches ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 108 pages; Not only does it carry the annual report but gives some historical information on the the original governments going back to the late 1800s. View more info

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A Cheechako Goes to the Klondike

By: Adams, Charles W & Jack Kutz & Jack Williams

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Kenmore, WA, Epicenter Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18000

ISBN: 0970849397

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book.; Alaska Book Adventures ; 8.96 X 6.08 X 0.54 inches; 192 pages; "The Klondike Stampede caused a transportation boom in the north, where in its thrilling heyday about 250 wooden steamboats operated in the Yukon River drainage of Alaska and the Yukon. The sternwheelers became gold rush icons. But the hardy, pragmatic entrepreneurs who ran the boats were lured by profits, not romance. In 1901, a passenger's fare fr... View more info

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Historic Guide to Ross Bay Cemetery; Victoria B.C. Canada

By: Adams, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Heritage Architectural Guides: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19056

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers have very light shelf wear and very light soiling. ; A tight solid book. White stapled wraps, fold-out map attached to inside back card cover ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 40 pages; The Ross Bay Cemetery was founded in 1873 and though it is not the largest or the oldest cemetery in the province it is best known for the famous residents buried there. 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

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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land

By: Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Discovery Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16393

ISBN: 0919624022

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket scuffed with light general wear ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 429 pages; Numerous maps and drawings as well as B&W plates featuring historical persons and places, map endpapers View more info

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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land

By: Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Discovery Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17639

ISBN: 0919624022

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Dust jacket scuffed with general wear, creasing & short tears. Some damage to lower fore corner of front end paper ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 429 pages; Numerous maps and drawings as well as B&W plates featuring historical persons and places, map endpapers View more info

Place Names of the Alberni Valley

By: Alberni District Historical Society

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Port Alberni, BC, Self Published: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8592

ISBN: 0969082010

Condition: Near Fine


Slight wear to heavy card covers.; A tight solid book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 83 pages View more info

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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 L... View more info

THE RIEL REBELLION 1885

By: Anderson, Frank

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Frontiers Unlimited: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4681

Condition: Very Good


Frontier Books; Vol. 3; ns; Illustrated covers have some light soiling, minor creasing. A history of the rebellion in the Canadian prairies led by Louis Riel in the 19th Century. Binding is Stapled Wraps View more info

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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

ISBN: 0919214479

Condition: Very Good+


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

Frontier Guide to Mystic Jasper and the Yellowhead Pass, Frontier Book No. 30

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 14739

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB View more info

Sheriffs and Outlaws of Western Canada

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Frontier, Calgary, 1973: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14885

Condition: Very Good


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

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True Tales of Western Canada Volume Four

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Saskatoon, Self Published: 1979

Seller ID: 17342

Condition: Very Good+


Light edge wear to side stapled yellow card covers, sticker shadow on front cover ; A bright, solid book ; Gopher Books No. 13; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages; Contents include pieces on Grey Owl, the South West Passage, Fort Battleford, Oak Island among others. View more info

The Hope Slide Story

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Frontiers Unlimited, Calgary, Alberta, Canada: 1967

Seller ID: 14790

Condition: Very Good-


Light soil and wear to white & black card covers, small sticker damage front cover. ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Frontier Book, No. 12; B&W Illustrations; 47 pages View more info

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Outlaws of Manitoba

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Frank W. Anderson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18480

Condition: Very Good+


White card covers have light shelf wear, very light soiling.; A tight solid book. Side stapled and spine reinforced with black cloth tape as published. ; Gopher Book No. 26; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages View more info

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The Frontier Guide to the Romantic Crow's Nest Pass

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Frontier Publishing: ca. 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15205

Condition: Very Good


Light edgewear to pictorial card covers, small sticker pull front cover lower and upper fore corners, light dust soiling. ; This book is undated but appears to be early 1960s, ony one other title listed after this on the back cover ; Frontier Book No. 5; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages View more info

Image for The Revenge of the Methodist Bicycle Company  Sunday streetcars and municipal reform in Toronto, 1888-1897

The Revenge of the Methodist Bicycle Company Sunday streetcars and municipal reform in Toronto, 1888-1897

By: Armstrong, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Peter Martin Associates: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15804

ISBN: 0887781683

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Dust jacket shows some edge wear and light creasing, pages a little tanned ; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 214 pages; The story is simple: big-money interest who owned Toronto's street railways wanted to run streetcars on Sundays. They claimed this would be a boon to the working man on his day of rest, but it was clear that profit was their real motive. Respectable leaders of Toronto society were adamantly opposed; Sun... View more info

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Off the Highway : Growing Up in North Delta

By: Bach, Mette

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, New Star Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15639

ISBN: 1554200490

Condition: As New


Only slight wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book, unread. ; Trade PB; Transmontanus Series 18; B&W Illustrations; 9.60 X 6.60 X 0.50 inches; 124 pages; About thirty kilometres south of Vancouver, just over the Alex Fraser Bridge and bordering with Surrey and Ladner, lies North Delta, a suburb replete with strip malls, single detached family homes and every–half–hour bus service.It was a sleepy suburb, one considered the boonies, until 1986, when as part of the... View more info

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The Basque Coast of Newfoundland

By: Barkham, Selma Huxley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Plum Point, NFLD, Great Northern Peninsula Development Corp.: 1989

Seller ID: 16727

ISBN: 0929108000

Condition: Very Good+


Light shelfwear to card cover edges.; A bright, solid book.; Color Illustrations; 25 pages; An overview and history of the west coast of Newfoundland, once known as "La Cote des Basques" . Historical information on early explorers, and details of several of the off-shore islands along this coast. Illustrated with some of the original maps of the area View more info

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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 ... View more info