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Pursuit in the Wilderness. [RCMP, Royal Canadian Mounted Police]

By Rivett-Carnac, Charles

Boston: Little Brown, 1965. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, vii + 343 pages, endpaper map;---signed in full by author on title page;---book very gently used, just a hint of bumping to spine ends, but no shelf or reading wear, neat six-word ink gift inscription dated "Christmas 1965" on half title page, otherwise very clean and unmarked, very gently read, if at all, pages fresh and white: DJ has one tiny tear at spine bottom, now in new mylar protector. See also our listing for William Beahen's Red Coats on the Prairies: The North-West Mounted Police 1886-1900 . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.

$4.75

A Historical Atlas of Canada [First Edition, "Third reprinting, 1963"]

By Kerr, D. G. G. (Editor); Cartography Preparation by Major C. C. J. Bond, With Drawing by Ellsworth M. Walsh Assisted by Edward Banks and Roy Petticrew

Toronto: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1960. Oversized hardcover with wraparound map also reproduced on unclipped ($5.00) dust jacket, ix + 120 pages including maps and/or other illustrations on almost every page; just a hint of shelf wear to cover corners, but book very gently used, tight in binding, very clean and unmarked throughout; DJ gently bumped along top and bottom edges, one tiny tear to spine top. See also our listing for Historical Atlas of Prescott & Russell, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Counties, Ontario, Illustrated, H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1862-1879-1881 . Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good -.

$6.50

Pellan

By Germain Lefebvre

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1973. Oversized hardcover without dust jacket but in protective slipcase, 139 pages including illustrations throughout in full colour and black-and-white; book in very clean and unmarked unread condition, almost as new except for the spine which is ever so slightly sun faded; very bright and colourful slipcase, still in publisher's original shrinkwrap (except cut away at the opening for the book's removal) has very light traces of shelf wear at top and bottom of opening. PLEASE NOTE: the Stock Image provided by next to my listing is not an image of my book (although mine is identical except for that library spine label), and clearly does not not include the very bright and colourful slipcase. [this copy priced low, priced to go to a good home as bookseller is nearing retirement, but extra S & H at cost will be requested] . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.

$5.25

Dent's Speller Grade 5 (Canadian Spelling Series)

By Hanmer, J. Douglas

Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada), 1959. Pale yellow/white hardcover with front cover lettering and child friendly drawings, x + 86 pages including illustrations throughout; spine ever so slightly age darkened, covers and top edge have traces of dust speckling but not a hint of shelf or reading wear, tight in binding, otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout, all pages fresh and white, probably an unused/unread copy. See also our listings for The Canadian Speller, Book Three, Grades VIII and IX, and for the very scarce The Canadian Speller Teacher's Manual, both published by Gage, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++. Illus. by Alan Crisp .

$5.00

How Silent Were the Churches?: Canadian Protestantism and the Jewish Plight during the Nazi Era

By Alan Davies; Marilyn F. Nefsky

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1998. Trade paperback, xvi + 179 pages; very clean and unmarked unread condition, very gentle crease to back bottom corner, otherwise as new. . Soft Cover. Fine.

$3.98

The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the Use of the Church of England in the Dominion of Canada Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed as They are to be Sung

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode Compact pocket-sized hardcover in black limp leather pebbled covers with full gilt edges and purple silk page marker, gilt spine lettering very bright and clear, comprising The Book of Common Prayer and the Psalms, lxiv + 739 pages, plus The Book of Common Praise (Being the Hymn Book), 390 pages (total of 1193 pages, last page 391/392 removed from book);---undated, but due to freshness of the paper, I am guessing c1950/60);---very gently read, if at all, exterior has not a trace of shelf or reading wear, very clean and unmarked throughout. . Hard Cover. Very Good ++.

$5.00

Old Oakville: A Character Study of the Town's Early Buildings and of the Men Who Built Them

By Peacock, David; Peacock, Suzanne

Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Dundurn Press Hounslow Book, 1979. Oversized square paperback, second (1995) printing, 138 pages including architectural line drawings and black-and-white illustrations (archival and contemporary); signatures of both authors on half title page; very clean and unmarked unread condition.. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Fine.

$3.75

2 Books: In Flanders Fields: The Story of John McCrae, plus In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign

By Prescott, John; Wolff, Leon

Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 1985. Two books; Prescott's In Flanders Fields, trade paperback, 144 pages including black-and-white illustrations throughout; book has been opened, but very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked; FREE BOOK, Wolff's In Flanders Fields (Ballantine, 1958), mass market paperback, 254 pages, plus a section of black-and white photographs which unfortunately are loos due to a heavy spine crease, book otherwise gently used, very clean and unmarked. See also our listing for Daniel Dancocks' Welcome to Flanders Fields: The First Canadian Battle of the Great War: Ypres, 1915.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$6.50

Maple Grove and Beyond--- To Eden: Memoirs of "The Comin'-up Years" of C. S. (Chuck) Baldwin

By Baldwin, C. S.

Ridgetown, Ontario, Canada: Dr. Charles Baldwin, 2000. Glossy durable pictorial hardcover, 303 pages including many black-and-white illustrations and maps; signed in full by Baldwin on the first blank page; tiny name/address label inside both covers, 4-line gift inscription in ink on free front endpaper, unsigned bookplate on next blank page, but very gently read, if at all, not a trace of shelf or reading wear, otherwise very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and white.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good +.

$100.00

The Taming of the Canadian West

By Rasky, Frank

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1967. OVERSIZED hardcover with dust jacket, 271 pages with extensive illustrations including "53 full-colour plates"; book very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ lightly bumped, but no chips or tears. [this copy priced low, priced to go to a good home as bookseller is nearing retirement, but extra S & H at cost will be requested] . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good ++.

$3.75

Montreal: The New Cite

By Clark, Gerald

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1982. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 243 pages; hardly a hint of shelf wear, rubber stamped name on free front endpaper, but very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ gently bumped and rubbed, several immeasurably tiny chips/tears See also our listings for Andrew Collard's Montreal: The Days That Are No More, and his Call Back Yesterdays, and for William Weintraub's City Unique : Montreal Days and Nights in the 1940s and '50s, as well as for Bryan Demchinsky's Montreal: Then and Now, The Photographic Record of a Changing City = Montréal hier et aujourd'hui, l'evolution d'une ville sous l'oeil de la Camera.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.

$4.25

Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm

By Town, Harold; Silcox, David P.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1977. Oversized hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 240 pages including "---177 paintings in full colour and many more in black-and-white"; very gently used, tight in binding, just a hint of shelf wear along bottom cover edges, flawed only by a small faded old spot stain to fore edge with traces of same in the outer margins of two facing pages (89/90), book otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout; DJ has gentle edge bumping, but no chips, one short tear to top of front hinge, cover pictorials brilliantly colourful. [this copy priced low, priced to go to a good home as bookseller is nearing retirement, but extra S & H at cost will be requested] . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -.

$18.00

The Best of Peter McArthur

By McArthur, Peter; Selected, with an Introduction by Alec Lucas

Toronto: Clarke Irwin, 1967. Hardcover with dust jacket, xxix + 268 pages; very gently used, price sticker on free front endpaper, small loss of colour next to it due to removal of another price sticker, otherwise very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and white; DJ gently rubbed on back, one moderate chip to top back, otherwise fine, not sun faded, now in new mylar protector. See also our listings for Stuart Keate's Paper Boy, and for Harry Boyle's Mostly in Clover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good -.

$4.25

The Bible in Canada: The Story of the British and Foreign Bible Society

By Woodley, E. C.

Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada), 1953. Hardcover with dust jacket, viii + 320 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; very gently used, hardly a hint of shelf wear, very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and white; DJ heavily chipped, numerous tiny tears. See also our listing for Peloubet's Bible Dictionary. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Good.

$2.75

No Apology From Me

By Smallwood, Joseph R.

St Johns, Newfoundland, Canada: Newfoundland Book Publishers (1967), 1979. Mass market paperback, 174 pages; very light creases to front cover corners, just a hint of a spine crease, but very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked throughout. PLEASE NOTE: that the "Stock Image" provided by next to my listing is of a rubbed and creased copy, NOT my copy which is in far better condition. See also our listing for Smallwood's The only living Father of Confederation looks at Canada and finds---PERIL AND GLORY.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good ++.

$50.00

Robert Service: A Biography

By Klinck, Carl F. (General Editor)

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1976. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 197 pages including black-and-white illustrations; book very gently used, only light bumps to spine ends, spine gilt lettering very bright and clear, beautifully written signature/date/city on free front endpaper, otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout, all pages fresh and white.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Fine.

$2.75

Canvas of War: Painting the Canadian Experience, 1914 to 1945
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Canvas of War: Painting the Canadian Experience, 1914 to 1945

By Oliver, Dean F.; Brandon, Laura

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Douglas & McIntyre, 2000. Oversized hardcover with dust jacket, xiii + 178 pages, "---110 full-colour paintings, [seldom-seen Canadian war art images]---[plus] archival photographs..."; book in very clean and unmarked unread condition, essentially as new; DJ has a gold foil stamp on the front panel, two tiny tears to bottom of back panel.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

$17.95

Alex Colville: Return
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Alex Colville: Return

By Smart, Tom; Colville, Alex

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Douglas & McIntyre and Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2004. Oversized oblong hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 144 pages including "41 full-colour paintings, 31 black-and-white paintings, 24 sketches"; very clean and unmarked unread condition, essentially as new. See also our listings for Tom Smart's The World of John Hooper, and for Helen Dow's The Art of Alex Colville, as well as for David Silcox's Christopher Pratt (an early pupil of Colville). . Signed by Author. First Edition. Fine/Fine.

$200.00

Glen Loates' Birds of North America
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Glen Loates' Birds of North America

By James, Ross D.; Loates, Glen

Scarborough, Ontario, Canada: Prentice Hall Canada and Cerebrus Publishing , 1980. AS NEW oversized hardcover with dust jacket, unpaginated (but approximately 104 pages), with 24 four colour full page plates with facing work sketches and a section of 24 Distribution Maps; exceptionally white cloth covers with very bright and clear gilt lettering to spine, not a trace of shelf or reading wear, all pages fresh and white, colour brilliant and vibrant, very clean and unmarked throughout; DJ has done its duty protecting the book but is gently bumped along edges, several very tiny chips and two short tears. [this copy priced low, priced to go to a good home as bookseller is nearing retirement, but extra S & H at cost will be requested] See also our listings for Glen Loates [title and author], ISBN 0920016065, published by Nature Impressions, and for more Canadian wildlife art, The Art of Robert Bateman, signed by Bateman. . First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Very Good -.

$22.50

The Art of Alex Colville

By Dow, Helen J.; Colville, Alex; Introduction by Lincoln Kirstein

Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1978. Oversized softcover, later printing, 231 pages including "---forty-eight major works---reproduced in full colour, with fifty-six black-and-white illustrations of sketches, drawings, coin designs, paintings, and serigraphs"; hardly a trace of shelf and reading wear other than very tiny corner bumps, but very gently used, very clean and unmarked throughout. See also our listings for Tom Smart's The World of John Hooper, and for his Alex Colville: Return, signed by both Smart and Colville, as well as for David Silcox's Christopher Pratt (an early pupil of Colville).. Soft Cover. Very Good ++.

$22.00

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