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Image for A Biographical Register of Old Mancunians 1888-1951

A Biographical Register of Old Mancunians 1888-1951

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Manchester UK, Manchester Grammar School: 1965

Seller ID: 11303

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Top fore corner bumped. ; Light blue cloth covered boards with school crest stamped in gilt on front board and gilt title on spine. hinges intact, tight solid book, text unmarked; 757 pages; Included in Part 1 are: High Masters, Masters, Preparatory School Staffs and Receivers and in Part 2: Admissions Pre 1888, Admissions 1888-1951, The Preparatory Schools, and Index to Part 2. Information about dates of birth and death and career details where available View more info

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about indians a listing of books

By: N/A

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ministry of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1973

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18645

Condition: Very Good


Some shelf wear evident to card covers, small 2cm tear on spine area. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 135 pages; This is a reference for schools listing books about native indians for various grade levels: - kindergarten to grade 3, grade 3 to grade 6 and grade 6 and beyond. View more info

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Metis Outpost Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: Andrews, G. S

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Self Published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18644

ISBN: 0969216904

Condition: Very Good+


Very light shelf wear is evident on card covers.; A bright, solid book. Several appendices give background information about the people of Kelly Lake. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 340 pages; "In the fall of 1923 young Gerry Andrews traveled to the little community of Kelly Lake to be its first school teacher. When he arrived he discovered that there was no school house.... " His students only spoke Cree so he had to learn the language. Kelly Lake was a small Metis community located just south of Dawson Creek on the BC side of the BC/Alberta border. This enterprising ... View more info

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Thinking with Both Hands; Sir Daniel Wilson in the Old World and the New

By: Ash, Marinell & Elizabeth Hulse (editor)

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18440

ISBN: 0802044433

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.29 X 6.28 X 1.27 inches; 392 pages; "This book is an exhaustive look at the life and career of one of the last century's most interesting and accomplished educators. Widely admired in his own day, Sir Daniel Wilson has been largely forgotten. This collection reappraises his contribution to many fields of endeavour and to the development of the University of Toronto. As well as his own life and work, the authors examine aspects of Victorian culture and science through the prism of the career of this most in... View more info

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Crofton House School The First Ninety Years 1898-1988

By: Bell-Irving, Elizabeth

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Crofton House School: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15521

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edge wear to dust jacket, light chipping ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 273 pages View more info

Image for Rough Diamond  An Oral History of Shawnigan Lake School

Rough Diamond An Oral History of Shawnigan Lake School

By: Connolly, Jay

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Shawnigan Lake BC, Shawnigan Lake School: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14938

ISBN: 096960050X

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Black dust jacket shows light wear and scuffing ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. ; 1.6 x 9 x 5.9 Inches; 462 pages View more info

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GENERAL INFORMATION QUESTIONS - PROFESSOR MEIKLEJOHN'S SERIES

By: Cowan, A. B.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Meiklejohn & Holden: 1915

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2869

Condition: Very Good-


12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 198 pages; Dark blue cloth covered boards have some edgewear, bumped corners, front free end paper excised, some yellowing. A series of questions with answers at a level that would have been useful in the higher elementary grades. Undated but c. 1915 View more info

Justice Achieved the Political Struggle of Independent Schools in British Columbia

By: Cunningham, Victoria

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Federation of Independent School Association: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12352

ISBN: 0973064900

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Base of spine lightly bumped ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Promotional material laid in ; 311 pages View more info

LIVING LEARNING REMEMBERING, MEMOIRS OF ROBERT ENGLAND

By: England, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Centre for Continuing Education, U. B. C.: 1980

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1964

ISBN: 0888431244

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Signed by Author; DJ in mylar. DJ is chipped, torn, soiled, rubbed with 1/2" x 1" piece missing from upper front corner. Glue remnant on front end paper. The reminiscences of the author on his years of prairie teaching and his dealings with various immigration groups over the years. View more info

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Wesbrook and His University

By: Gibson, William C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, The Library of the University of British Columbia: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17252

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light edge wear, scuffing. ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 204 pages; A history of the development and building of the University of British Columbia. View more info

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As We Remember It Interviews with Pioneering Librarians of British Columbia

By: Gilroy, Marion & Samuel Rothstein

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia School of Librarianship: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15349

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Glassine wrapper missing but clear mylar substituted (short tear top edge). Light edge wear to book ; A bright, solid book. Dark red spine with white boards. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 163 pages; Interviews with Dr. Helen Gordon Stewart, Margaret Jean Clay, Charles Keith Morison and Mrs. Muriel Page Ffoulkes. View more info

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Schools of the Boundary, 1891-1991

By: Glanville, Alice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merritt, BC, Sonotek Publishing Ltd.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17474

ISBN: 092906903X

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author; Only slight edge wear. ; A bright, solid book, inscribed by the author. Typewritten letter written to the author by a member of the BC Trustees Association laid in. ; Trade PB; 8.90 X 6 X 0.40 inches; 144 pages; A history of the first 100 years of schooling in the Boundary area of British Columbia. Subtitled Anarchist Mountain to Paulson, BC View more info

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100 and Onward; Murrayville School 1890-1990

By: Hiebert, Margaret (Olafson)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Langley, BC, Sure Copy and Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14442

Condition: Very Good


Back plastic laminated cover creased and lightly scuffed, a few pages creased bottom corner ; A tight solid book. A number of photos throughout. ; B&W Illustrations; 0.5 x 11 x 8.5 Inches; 152 pages View more info

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INTERESTING AND INSTRUCTIVE READING FOR THE YOUNG

By: Jones, C. H.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, William Briggs: 1892

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2604

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 357 pages; Blue cloth decorative cover with gilt lettering on front and spine. Some soiling to covers, shelfwear on corners and spine. Previous owner's name on FFEP. Front & back hinges started. Book is solid and tight. View more info

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A REGIONAL COLLEGE FOR VANCOUVER ISLAND

By: Marsh, Leonard

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, University of British Columbia: 1966

Seller ID: 2740

Condition: Good


Trade PB; Diagrams; First Thus. Covers have some light soiling and light shelfwear. Corners bumped, creases on back cover. This is a study done by the University of British Columbia with a view to building regional colleges on Vancouver Island. Socio-economic statistics and comparisons to other areas of North America. View more info

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EASY LESSONS IN POPULAR SCIENCE AND HAND-BOOK TO PICTORIAL CHART

By: Monteith, James

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes: 1879

Seller ID: 935

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 258 pages; Brown decorative cloth cover with black & gilt stamped design front and spine. Marbled page edges. Front hinge repaired, wear to extremities, corners a little bumped. Also a receipt dated May 23 1916 for a subscription to The Standard. View more info

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Yaxwatlan's

By: Powell, Jay & Vickie Jensen, Vera Cranmer, Agnes Cramner

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, U'mista Cultural Centre: circa 1980

Seller ID: 18597

Condition: Very Good


Card covers have shelf wear present, light soiling, creasing. ; A tight solid book. ; Learning Kwakwala Series Book 12; B&W Illustrations; 59 pages; An educational book for teaching children the traditional dances of the Kwakwaka'wakw of Alert bay on northern Vancouver Island. View more info

EDUCATING VICTORIA COUNTY; a Local History of Public Education

By: Robinson, Ralph; Munroe Scott (ed.) & Map Endpapers

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Lindsay ON, Tri-M Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11632

ISBN: 0921050003

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to DJ ; DJ in Mylar, a bright solid, book ; B&W Photographs; 206 pages; This book takes us back to the educational system of Victoria County in Ontario as far back as the 1780's. Maps and photographs throughout View more info

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The Totem 1955

By: Roger, Ann (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17568

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Dark blue cloth boards show light shelf wear and soil. Light soiling to page edges. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact ; University of British Columbia Yearbook Vol. 38; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 299 pages; The student and faculty yearbook from the University of British Columbia for the graduation year of 1955. Filled with the normal photographs of grads and undergrads, plus hundreds of photos of campus life and activities from the mid-50's. Several pages of period advertisements, This volume was previously in the UBC campus library collection, but does not contain any... View more info

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UBC A Portrait

By: Skene, Wayne

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Tribute Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 17417

ISBN: 0973258411

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book, only slight wear. French flaps on front & back card covers. ; Trade PB; B&W and Colour photographs; 125 pages; A history of the University of British Columbia (UBC) from its conception in 1904 up to 2003. View more info