Recent Arrivals from Gilt Edge Books

Recent Arrivals from Gilt Edge Books

image of Historic Newfoundland: Text By Harold Horwood, Photography By John de Visser

Historic Newfoundland: Text By Harold Horwood, Photography By John de Visser

by Horwood Harold and John de Visser

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£15.57

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Award winning photographer John de Visser and Maritime writer Harold Horwood have combined their talents to bring alive the history of Newfoundland. Profusely illustrated with color photographs many full page .Semi-gloss stock used throughout. Gift inscription to ffep. An impressive body of work.
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image of First Things In Acadia: The Birthplace of A Continent Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Parts of Maine, Quebec, Newfoundland

First Things In Acadia: The Birthplace of A Continent Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Parts of Maine, Quebec, Newfoundland

by Quinpool, John (John William Regan)

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£25.97

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Colour frontispiece: "Discovery of America - departure of John and Sabastian Cabot from Bristol, Eng. May 2, 1497 in ship Mathew. They landed in Nova Scotia June 24, 1497." Map of Atlantic Ocean - voyages of Cabot and Columbus are shown. Index of 'First Things", Tablets and Illustrations. Preface dated Oct 10, 1936 by John Quinpool, and Introduction. Amongst the… Read more
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image of K C The biography of K C Irving

K C The biography of K C Irving

by How Douglas and Ralph Costello

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£19.28

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Born in the tiny community of Bouctouche, New Brunswick K.C. Irving became a billionaire in one of Canada's poorest provinces and although he was one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, few people outside the Atlantic provinces knew his name. His holdings ranged from vast forest operations, Canada's largest oil refinery, service stations and convenience stores to pulp, paper and… Read more
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image of Purr-fect Crime. Fifteen Master Storytellers Celebrate The Sinister Feline Including Dorothy Sayers, Edgar Allen Poe, Ellery Queen

Purr-fect Crime. Fifteen Master Storytellers Celebrate The Sinister Feline Including Dorothy Sayers, Edgar Allen Poe, Ellery Queen

by Waugh, Carol-Lynn, Martin H. Greenberg and Isaac Asimov

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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£12.60

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A collection of short stories from our finest mystery writers featuring cats. Our photo provides the contents. A bright copy
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In Search Of Your Canadian Roots. Tracing Your Family Tree In Canada

by Baxter Angus

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1989
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
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£12.60

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Your Canadian Roots is the most comprehensive handbook ever written on genealogical research in Canada. Angus Baxter is one of North America's leading experts on genealogy. This fact- filled guide will be found to be most helpful. Index and Bibliography included.
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The Incredible Mrs Chadwick. The Most Notorious Woman of Her Age

by Crosbie John S

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£17.05

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Cassie Chadwick ( one of Betsy Bigley's several names) was a woman of many talents, and she used them all in an extraordinary career. She was entrepreneur, forger, clairvoyant, prostitute and society lady. The railroad worker's daughter from Eastwood, Ontario was born on a farm in 1857 and died in jail in 1907, and in between became one of the… Read more
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image of Anne Frank Beyond the Diary: A Photographic Remembrance

Anne Frank Beyond the Diary: A Photographic Remembrance

by Van der Rol, Rudd and Rian Verhoeven

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£12.60

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With an Introduction by Anna Quindlen. Translated by Tony Langham and Plym Peters. In 'Anne Frank: Beyond the Diary" we see the human face behind this young writer's eloquent voice. For the first time , Anne's life before her family went into hiding, is revealed.Over one hundred photographs, many of which have never been published, provided. This is the first… Read more
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image of Through Fifty Years With The Brotherhood Railway Carmen Of America

Through Fifty Years With The Brotherhood Railway Carmen Of America

by Painter Leonard

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£40.87

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This historical analysis of the Brotherhood will be of interest to everyone concerned with the part a labor organization can and does play in a modern industrial world. The author's conclusions were dictated to him by factual records as he saw them. His efforts are looked upon as a value, not only to the Brotherhood, but to everyone interested in… Read more
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Argonauts To Astronauts

by Obregon Mauricio

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£12.60

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An unconventional history of discovery. Richly anecdotal and personal, generously illustrated with photographs and maps, this high hearted chronical is a delight. Pictorial jacket price-clipped.
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A Book of Vulgar Verse

by A Gentleman About Town

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£14.08

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An anthology of Ballads, Sailors' Songs, Cowboy Songs, College Songs, Parodies, Limericks, and other humorous verses and doggerel now for the first time brought together in book form. An enjoyable collection of ill-bred, ill-mannered, rude and stimulating poems of or relating to the common people. List of Poets are J.W. Riley, Eugene Field, Rudyard Kipling, D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and… Read more
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Latin For All Occasions. Hardcover in Dust Jacket

by Beard Henry

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
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£12.60

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From cocktail party chitchat to bumper stickers to personal ads...everything you'll ever need to say in perfect Latin. Also things to say on the golf course, useful business expressions, how to order at a fast-food restaurant, etc. Infallible pronunciation guide provided. "Latin For All Occasions" gives you the perfect phrase for every contemporary situation. . An immaculate book in… Read more
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Halfway Heaven. Diary of A Harvard Murder

by Thernstrom Melanie

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
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£13.34

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Here is the complete story of an unfathomable murder-suicide that shocked the country - and a groundbreaking expose of one of America's most distinguished universities.An immaculate book. The condition promises to please.
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Crown of Gold

by Wood W H

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£12.60

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Panther Logo to front cover. A List of Illustrations by George Adamson provided. Text shows some age tone. The dust jacket and covers remain clean and bright. A nice early edition.
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image of Celtic Women In Music. A Celebration of Beauty and Sovereignty

Celtic Women In Music. A Celebration of Beauty and Sovereignty

by Sullivan Maireid

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
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£12.60

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Based on exclusive interviews, Celtic Women in Music profiles the careers of 30 artists. A short biography given on each artist along with two sections of color photographs. The contents provided by our photo. This book reveals Celtic culture in an extraordinary way.
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The Art of Raising A Puppy

by The Monks of New Skete

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
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£20.03

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This wonderful puppy raising guide written by the same authors of How To Be Your Dog's Best Friend is such an important book to have when bringing home your new puppy. The Monks offer clear, compassionate guidelines for raising a puppy. Profuse illustrations will be found to be most helpful. An engaging read from cover to cover. The condition of… Read more
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All In The Same Boat. Family Cruising Around The World

by McCall Fiona and Paul Howard

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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£12.60

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A fascinating and adventurous tropical tour by a Canadian family. Twenty-four pages of illustrations, 8 of them in full color. Map endpapers. A clean, bright hardcover in dust jacket. A good read.
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image of Evangeline Chapter I.O.D.E.  Halifax Nova Scotia Recipes, 1952.

Evangeline Chapter I.O.D.E. Halifax Nova Scotia Recipes, 1952.

by Evangeline Chapter I.O.D.E. Halifax

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£17.05

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Recipes,Helpful Hints, Useful Information and Full-page early Ads... Eaton's, Mills Brothers, Canada Packers, Evans and Company, Morses, McInnes & Stanfield, Henry Birks & Sons Ltd, Gurney, Nova Scotia Light and Power etc. Many are well-illustrated. Additional recipes can be found at the rear. They are hand written favourites. The condition of this 1952 book promises to please. Remarkably clean!
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Nova Scotia Furniture

by MacLaren, George

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
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£14.82

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Stapled illustrated card covers. Oblong format. The purpose of this booklet is to promote a better knowledge and appreciation of the beautiful though humble furniture native to our province during the early years of settlement. Content include list of chairmakers, clockmakers and cabinet makers. 44pp. Illustrated with photos by Ken Gilmour and Ron Merrich, and line drawings by Azor Vienneau.… Read more
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Strike Two by Ron Luciano and David Fisher. Some of The Wildest Stories In Baseball History.

by Luciano Ron and David Fisher

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£20.03

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The hilarious authors of the Umpire Strikes Back strike back again. In Strike Two, the six-foot-four-inch, three hundred-pound legend not only lets fly some of the wildest stories in baseball history, but he's collected the best anecdotes from other major-league umps who were just waiting to throw off their masks and finally get even. The Calls: The Brawl: The Rules:… Read more
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The Rivals

by Izenbery, Jerry

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£18.54

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Jerry Izenberg - syndicated sports columnist for the Newark Star Ledger of the S.I. Newhouse chain. The Rivals is about the sports events and personalities that have captured the whole country. That certain chemistry that is unique to sports and the people of our country, is the theme of the book. A clean, bright book… Read more
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