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NORTH AMERICA Vol. I Canada & Newfoundland

By Dawson, Samuel Edward

London: Edward Stanford, 1987. 719 pages in good condition. Pages are clean and unmarked with black and white illustrations and 18 maps throughout, 9 of which are folding maps. Black endpapers with previous owner's bookplate on the fpdep. Page edges are lightly darkened and smudged. Green cloth with black and gilt titles and designs. Lightly worn, bumped, and stained around the edges. VOLUME 1 ONLY. G+/- -. Hardcover. Good+.

$115.00

LIVING PROOF the Essential Data-Collection Guide for Indigenous Use-And-Occupancy Map Surveys

By Tobias, Terry N.

Vancouver: Ecotrust Canada, 2009. Hardcover; landscape folio; 467 pages. Matte black paper hardcovers with black and grey titles. Gently bumped edges. Bright and clean pages. VG+/--. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Jacket.

$201.25

Géologie de l'Orogène de la Cordillère au Canada [Geology of the Cordilleran Orogen in Canada]

By Gabrielse, H. & Yorath, C.J., Eds.

Canada Communication Group Publishing, Minister of Supply and Services Canada, 1991. TEXT IN FRENCH, Geological Survey of Canada, Geology of Canada No. 4, this is Volume G-2 of the Geological Society of North America series produced as part of the Decade of North American Geology Project, 915pp, F/--.. 1st Edition in French. Hard Cover. Fine.

$155.25

GEOLOGY AND ECONOMIC MINERALS

Ottawa: Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1963. Softcover; 4to; 517 pages. Blue paper covers with dark blue titles. Sunned/creased spine. Lightly bumped/creased edges/corners. Some tape on spine. Large pocket of folded maps at back. Bright and clean pages. G-. Softcover. Good-.

$34.50

THE OCEAN, ATMOSPHERE, AND LIFE Being the Second Series of a Descriptive History of the Life of the Globe.

By Reclus, Elisee

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1873. Hardcover; large 8vo; 534 pages. First American Edition. With 27 maps in colour, and 250 maps/figures total. Green cloth hardcovers with gilt lettering on spine and a gilt globe on the front. With black borders to front and back. Bevelled boards. Heavily rubbed and soiled overall, with some black spotting on spine. Top edge browned, else yellowed. Some marks on fep, other endpapers are clean. Inscription on publisher's blank. The pages are yellowing but quite bright, with minor foxing throughout. G-/--. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. Good-/No Jacket.

$69.00

MOUNTAINS OF THE WORLD a Global Priority

By Messerli, B. & Ives, J. D. (eds.)

New York: The Parthenon Publishing Group, 1997. Hardcover; 4to; 495 pages. SIGNED by Ives on the half title. Semi-glossy paperbound hardcovers with photographs on front and black titles on spine. Lightly rubbed edges. Bright and clean pages. NF/--. Yes. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$51.75

LA VILLE DE QUEBEC, 1800-1850: Un Inventaire de Cartes et Plans

By Dahl, Edward H.; Espesset, Helene; LaFrance, Marc; & Ruddell, Thiery

Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1975. Softcover; 4to; 413 pages. Yellow paperback with black titles. Sunned and creased spine. Bumped corners. Bright and clean pages. Typescript. G. Softcover. Good.

$86.25

SUBURBAN LAND CONVERSION IN THE UNITED STATES an Economic and Governmental Process

By Clawson, Marion

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1971. Hardcover; 4to; 406 pages. Orange cloth hardcovers with silver titles. Skewed binding. Rubbed edges. Prev. owner's name on half title page. Bright and clean pages. In a orange jacket with white text. Sunned spine. Heavily rubbed edges, with some small rips in top-edge. Wrapped in a mylar jacket. Moderate shelfwear. G+/G. Hardcover. Good+/Good.

$46.00

RURAL INFRASTRUCTURES IN NIGERIA

By Idachaba, F. S.

Ibadan, Nigeria: Ibadan University Press, 1985. Hardcover; small folio; 987 pages. Heavy, may require extra postage. Red cloth hardcovers with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Rubbed edges. Bumped corners. Yellowing edges, but bright and clean pages, with numerous tables and colour fold-out maps. VG/--. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$172.50

FAMILY NAMES OF THE ISLAND OF NEWFOUNDLAND

By Seary, E. R. (author) & Lynch, Shiela M. P.; Kirwin, WIlliam J. (ed.)

Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1988. Hardcover; large 4to; 573 pages. Green cloth hardcovers with black lettering on spine. Prev. owner lightly pencilled notes on ffep. The pages are otherwise bright, clean, and crisp. Tightly-bound. In a glossy white and blue jacket. Light shelfwear. NF/NF. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$74.75

IRRIGATION DRAINAGE AND FLOOD CONTROL IN CANADA

By Shady, Aly M.

Ottawa: Self Published, 1989. Softcover; 4to; 309 pages. Grey softcovers, illustrated, with gold titles on cover and spine. Lightly rubbed edges. Some small scuffs on front, spine and top corner of the back cover. Bright and clean pages, with many full-colour illustrations. VG+. Softcover. Very Good+.

$40.25

A YEAR AMONGST THE PERSIANS Impressions as to the Life, Character, & Thought of the People of Persia, Received During Twelve Months' Residence in That Country in the Years 1887-1888

By Browne, Edward Granville

London: Adam and Charles Black, 1950. 650 pages in very good condition. Pages are clean and unmarked. Previous owner's signature in pen on the ffep. Page edges are lightly darkened, smudged, and scuffed. Burgundy cloth with gilt titles and designs. Lightly worn around the edges. Beige dustjacket with brown titles and a blue design in good condition. Darkened on the spine, worn around the edges with chips and tears. Smudged on the back of the jacket. 3RD EDITION. VG-/G. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-/Good.

$46.00

QUATERNARY EVOLUTION OF THE GREAT LAKES

By Karrow, P. F. & Calkin, P. E. (eds.)

St. John's, ND: Geological Association of Canada, 1985. Hardcover; 4to; 225 pages. Scarce. Beige cloth hardcovers with black lettering and illustrations on front and spine. Gentle edgewear. The pages are bright and clean. NF/--. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$86.25

THE SOUTH PACIFIC

By Crocombe, Ron

Suva, Fiji: University of the South Pacific, 2001. Hardcover; 4to; 790 pages. Glossy blue paperbound hardcovers with white and blue titles. Lightly rubbed edges, light shelfwear. The pages are bright and clean. VG+/--. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Jacket.

$46.00

GEOGRAPHY OF JAPAN

By The Association of Japanese Geographers (ed.)

Tokyo: Teikoku-Shoin, 1980. Hardcover; 4to; 440 pages. Blue cloth hardcovers with gilt lettering on spine. The pages are bright and clean. In a blue jacket with blue titles. Gentle edgewear and shelfwear. NF/NG+. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+.

$86.25

THE NORTHWARD EXPANSION OF CANADA 1914-1967

By Zaslow, Morris

Toronto: McLelland and Stewart, 1988. Hardcover; 8vo; 421 pages. Black paper hardcovers with gilt lettering and design on spine. Rubbed edges. Prev. owner's name in pen on ffep. The pages are bright and clean. In a white jacket with whtie text on green and grey labels. Lightly faded overall. <1in rip at tail of front. Wrapped in a nwe mylar jacket. VG/VG-. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-.

$34.50

SPACE, TIME, FORM: The Biological Synthesis

By Croizat, Leon

Caracas: Self Published, 1962. Hardcover; large 8vp / small 4to; 881 pages. In simple blue wraps with black titles on cover and spine. Creased spine. Prev. owner's name on front and title-page. The pages are bright, glossy, and clean. Great candidate for rebinding. VG+. Softcover. Very Good+.

$69.00

UNDERGROUND or LIFE BELOW THE SURFACE

By Knox, Thomas W.

Hartford CT: The J. B. Burr Publishing Co. , 1876. 942 pages in very good condition; edges and endpapers yellowed. With 130 illustrations. Green hardcovers with gilt titles and illustration on the spine and gilt titles on upper cover. Hinges cracked; bindings tight. Spine a little scuffed and worn. Corners bumped and frayed. GOOD+. Hardcover. Good+.

$57.50

BEETON'S DICTIONARY OF GEOGRAPHY a Universal Gazetteer. Illustrated by Maps, Ancient, Modern, and Biblical

By Beeton, S. O.

London: Ward, Lock & Tyler, 1868. Hardcover; 8vo; 898 pages. Early edition, 15th thousand. N.D., but preface dated 1868. Nearly 300 engravings. Quarter bound in blue leather and red sidecloth. Gilt lettering & design on spine. Moderate to heavily rubbed spine. Bumped corners. Overall dusty. Yellowed and spotted edges. The pages are bright and clean. VG-/--. Hardcover. Very Good-/No Jacket.

$115.00

THE CHARM OF OTTAWA

By Davies, Blodwen

Toronto: McLelland and Stewart, 1932. Hardcover; 8vo; 250 pages. FIRST EDITION. Signed by the illustrator on the title-page. A scarce copy with a dj. Purple cloth hardcovers with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Lightly faded at head and tail edge of spine where the jacket is bumped. Blue map endpapers, with prev. owner's name in pen on ffep. Tops dyed red, but faded. The pages are yellowing at the ends but still bright and clean. The jacket is grey paper with blue text and grey illustrations. Heavily sunned spine, with fading around head and fore edges. Bumped/chipped head/tail of spine. Small spots of water near fore-edge. VG+/G+. By Illustrator. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Good+. Illus. by Stephens, Barbara.

$74.75

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