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Brushwork Diary: Watercolors of Early Nevada

by Long, Walter S.; Broadhead, Michael J.; Mccormick, James C.

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Eric James
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780874171747
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$9.50

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Reno, Nevada: University of Nevada Press, 1991. Hardcover with dust jacket, xv + 118 pages including 64 colourful illustrations; very gently read, if at all, not a trace of shelf or reading wear, tiny remainder mark to bottom edge, otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white (I would blush to call a… Read more
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Born and Bred on "The Rock'' : Original Newfoundland Stories, Recitations and Poetry

by Ploughman, Ben J.

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Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780920021484
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$4.95

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St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada: Creative Publishers, 1988. Trade paperback, second (1988) printing, viii + 134 pages including black-and-white illustrations; tiny traces of shelf wear, but very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and white. See also our listings for other titles from Creative Publishers.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Life in Ontario: A Social History

by Glazebrook, G. P. deT.

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Eric James
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780802061164
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$7.50

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1968. Oversized trade paperback, later (1975) printing, ix + 316 pages including two-page map, plus black-and-white full page drawings; book very gently read, if at all, spine and covers flat/uncreased, tight in binding, hardly a trace of shelf wear, tiny hand-printed Dewey library code label clear taped… Read more
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The Road Across Canada

by McCourt, Edward

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Eric James
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada, 1965. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 199 pages including Hall's drawings; book very gently used, tight in binding, not a trace of shelf wear to rusty-orange and black covers, just a hint of dust speckling to top edge, otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white;… Read more
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The Story of Toronto

by Glazebrook, G. P. deT.

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Eric James
Published
1971
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780802062567
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$17.00

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1971. Oversized trade paperback, xi + 310 pages including black-and-white illustrations throughout, plus a two-page street plan of York; just a hint of dust speckling to top edge, otherwise in very clean and unmarked unread condition, pages fresh and white. … Read more
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The Great Canadian Road: A History of Yonge Street

by Myers, Jay

Seller
Eric James
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920178027
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$8.50

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Toronto: Red Rock Publishing, 1977. Hardcover with dust jacket, 159 pages including black-and-white illustrations;---signed by Myers on free front endpaper and dated by him "Feb 10/79";---book very gently used, tight in binding, not a trace of shelf wear, cream-coloured covers somewhat discoloured along bottom tenth or so, otherwise very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and white; DJ has… Read more
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This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind [First Edition, First Printing]

by Doig, Ivan

Seller
Eric James
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780151900541
Item Price
$36.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, 314 pages; very gently used, tight in binding, not a trace of shelf waer other than gentle bumps to spine ends, page edges age toned, traces of dust speckling to top edge, otherwise very clean and… Read more
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The Picture Gallery of Canadian History, Vol. 3 1830 to 1900 [Volume III, Three]

by Jefferys, C. W.

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Eric James
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$18.00

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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1950. Hardcover without dust jacket, sixth printing (1970), xxiv + 252 pages including hundreds of black-and-white illustrations; very gently used, tight in binding, spine faded and gently bumped at ends but not a trace of shelf wear, very clean and unmarked throughout, all text pages fresh, bright white, no age… Read more
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Discover Toronto : John Richmond's Illustrated Notebook

by Richmond, John

Seller
Eric James
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385125727
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$7.50

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Toronto: Doubleday, 1976. Oversized hardcover with dust jacket, 122 pages; gentle bumps to spine ends and top corner of front cover, otherwise very gently used, very clean and unmarked; DJ has two short tears, one long diagonal tear across front, several tiny chips.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Fair. Illus. by John Richmond.
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Washington: The Nation's Capital

by Thomas G. Aylesworth; Virginia L. Aylesworth

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Eric James
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780831793074
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$7.50

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New York: Gallery Books, 1986. Oversized hardcover with dust jacket, 126 pages including full colour photographs on almost every page; very clean and unmarked throughout, very gently read, if at all, flawed only by a light crease to the four-page foldout at the title page.. See also our listings for … Read more
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Westminster Abbey (English Edition)

by Trevor Beeson

Seller
Eric James
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9788437808543
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$1.50

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Barcelona, Spain: Editorial Escudo de Oro, 1984. Oversized glossy paperback, 63 pages including full colour photographs on every page; front cover reader's crease, otherwise very gently used, not abused, very clean and unmarked throughout. … Read more
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God's Big Acre: Life in 401 Country

by Elliott, George

Seller
Eric James
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780458804009
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$13.50

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Toronto: Methuen, 1986. Hardcover with dust jacket, x + 196 pages including Reeves' black-and-white photographs throughout;---neat four-word ink iinscription by Reeves on the title page with his full signature;---otherwise in very clean and unmarked unread condition.. See also our listings for Elliott's very scarce novel Crazy Water Boys, and for … Read more
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Labrador Nurse [One Woman's Heroic Service to Mankind with the Grenfell Mission]

by Banfill, B. J.

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Eric James
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First American Edition
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$12.95

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Philadelphia: Macrae Smith, 1953. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 256 pages including an oddly shaped map featuring the island of "New Foundland" [sic], and as a born and raised Newfoundlander, I doth protest; book very gently used with just a hint of shelf wear to bottom edges, three-line ink signature/address on free front endpaper, otherwise very… Read more
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The Unknown Mayhew [Selections from the "Morning Chronicle" 1849-50]

by Mayhew, Henry; Edited with Introductions by E. P. Thompson and Eileen Yeo

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Eric James
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780805203370
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$8.50

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New York: Schocken Books, 1972. Trade paperback, 489 pages including 8 Figures and 20 black-and-white Plates within the text, plus an additional 12 Plates (32 in total, numbered as I - XXXII); tiny traces of shelf wear along edges, spine sun faded, spine and covers flat/uncreased, tight in binding, very clean and unmarked… Read more
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Connecticut: A Bicentennial History (The States and the Nation series)

by Roth, David M.

Seller
Eric James
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393056761
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$8.50

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New York: W W Norton, 1979. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, xiv + 231 pages including one map, plus a section of black-and-white photographs; very gently used ex-library copy with hardly a hint of shelf and reading wear, clear tape residue (from previously attached mylar protector) to covers, ISBN label inside front… Read more
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Revenge of the Land: A Century of Greed, Tragedy and Murder on a Saskatchewan Farm

by Siggins, Maggie

Seller
Eric James
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780771081569
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$9.50

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: McClelland & Stewart, 1992. Trade paperback, xii + 435 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations;---three-line ink inscription by author dated "Oc/94" and signed in full by her;---tender tiny little bumps to cover corner tips, tiny tear at front spine hinge bottom neatly closed by clear tape, but very gently read, if at all, spine and… Read more
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Ample Mansions: The Viceregal Residences of the Canadian Provinces

by Hubbard, R. H.

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Eric James
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780776602776
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$7.50

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: University of Ottawa Press, 1989. Oversized oblong hardcover with dust jacket, ix + 237 pages, extensively illustrated with black-and-white and some full colour photographs. [this copy priced low, priced to go as bookseller is nearing retirement] … Read more
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LEKKO [Tug Enthusiasts Magazine] International Edition Number 54 November/December 1988.

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Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good ++
Item Price
$8.00

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands: Stichting Lekko , 1988. Oversized stapled softcover, 23 pages (numbered 122-143) including black-and-white illustrations;---laid in is an invoice from Lekko for the 1989 subscription renewal;---tiny traces of shelf wear to exterior, text pages very clean and unmarked, fresh and white. See also our many related listings… Read more
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LEKKO [Tug Enthusiasts Magazine] International Edition Number 50 March/April 1988.

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Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good ++
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$8.00

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands: Stichting Lekko , 1988. Oversized stapled softcover, 23 pages (numbered 26-47) including black-and-white illustrations; tiny traces of shelf wear to exterior, text pages very clean and unmarked, fresh and white. See also our many related listings using various Keywords such as tugs, ships,… Read more
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LEKKO [Tug Enthusiasts Magazine] International Edition Number 51 May/June 1988.

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Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good ++
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$8.00

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands: Stichting Lekko , 1988. Oversized stapled softcover, 23 pages (numbered 50-71) including black-and-white illustrations; tiny traces of shelf wear to exterior, text pages very clean and unmarked, fresh and white. See also our many related listings using various Keywords such as tugs, ships,… Read more
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