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It's Oil! and Other Cartoons (Chambers '72).
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It's Oil! and Other Cartoons (Chambers '72).

By Chambers, Bob (Robert).

Halifax, Nova Scotia.: Petheric Press.. Very Good. 1972. Soft Cover. 12mo - 17 x 26 cm.; Unpaginated. Saddle-stapled binding. Cartoons by Bob Chambers (1905-1996) published in 1972 in The Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star newspapers. Political cartoons, many featuring Pierre Trudeau and Richard Nixon. Former owner's inscription on verso of front cover and minor notation on front cover, light wear on cover, bit of soiling; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$10.00

She's All Yours, Ike and Other Cartoons (Chambers '68).
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She's All Yours, Ike and Other Cartoons (Chambers '68).

By Chambers, Bob (Robert).

Halifax, Nova Scotia.: McCurdy Printing.. Very Good. 1968. Soft Cover. 12mo - 17 x 26 cm.; Unpaginated. Saddle-stapled binding. Cartoons by Bob Chambers (1905-1996) published in 1968 in The Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star newspapers. Political cartoons. Some staining on covers; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$10.00

Canadian Army Manual of Unit Administration and Discipline.
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Canadian Army Manual of Unit Administration and Discipline.

By Chief of General Staff. (editor emeritus).

Ottawa, Ontario.: Army Headquarters.. Very Good. 1957. Soft Cover. 24mo - 14.5 x 12 cm.; (4) - 58 - (2) pp. Burgundy linen over card stock wraps with gilt lettering on the front and in a saddle stapled binding. The "Amendments" page (inside of the front cover) and the 2 "Restricted Notes" pages are blank, have never been filled in. Essentially a pocket size reference based on the Canadian Army Manual of Training - Organization and Administration of 1956. Minor wear to the covers, else clean with a sound binding. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$17.50

Land and Community, Crisis in Canada's Countryside.
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Land and Community, Crisis in Canada's Countryside.

By Sim, R. Alex.

Guelph, Ontario.: University of Guelph.. Very Good. 1988. Soft Cover. 0889551286 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 230 pp. A busy, prolific man, Sim (1911-2005) farmed, taught at University of Toronto, and immersed himself in rural sociology and adult education. This is a thorough look at life in the rural areas of Canada, the culture, its problems and how to regenerate it. Bibliography, index. Text pages clean, binding sturdy. .

$15.00

Don Quincy de la Management.
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Don Quincy de la Management.

By Cervesasse, Michel D.

Ottawa, Canada.: Stubbornbooks.. Very Good. 2011. Soft Cover. 9781461085553 . 8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; xii - 133 pp. The Most Strategic, Integrated and Aligned Servant of the Public. A parody of Don Quixote satirizing modern management theories. A clean, tight copy signed on the dedication by whom I don't know as author's name is fictitious. .

$10.00

Polish Canadians, Profile and Image (Polonia Kanadyjska, Jej Profil i  Oblicze).
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Polish Canadians, Profile and Image (Polonia Kanadyjska, Jej Profil i Oblicze).

By Krychowkiego, T. W. (Krychowski, T. W.).

Toronto, Canada.: Polish Alliance Press.. Very Good. 1969. Hardcover. 8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 111 pp. # 7 in the Polish Canadian Research Institute Studies. In spite of the Polish title page, the six studies are in English with summaries in French. A number of statistical tables and graphs. Cloth-covered boards lightly soiled, front free endpaper has an attached note from Clare Westcott, a long time assistant to a former Premier of Ontario, Bill Davis. Binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$25.00

Exploring Manitoulin. (third edition).
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Exploring Manitoulin. (third edition).

By Pearen, Shelley J.

Toronto, Ontario.: University of Toronto Press.. Very Good. 2003. Soft Cover. 0802084613 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xv - 228 pp. First published in 1992, this is the second printing of the third revised edition. Well illustrated with many black and white photographs and 13 maps. Signed by the author on the title page. Four pages of bibliographic references and a 12 page comprehensive index. Minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise clean with sound binding.; Signed by Author .

$14.00

A Meeting of Minds: The Massey College Story.
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A Meeting of Minds: The Massey College Story.

By Grant, Judith Skelton.

Toronto, Ontario.: University of Toronto Press.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2015. Hardcover. 9781442650206 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; ix - 778 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Opened in 1963, Massey College was built as a residential college for graduate students studying at the University of Toronto. The first Master of the College was Robertson Davies. Well illustrated with black and white photographs and reproductions throughout. Forty-nine pages of end notes and a 28 page general index. Other than some very light scuffing to the dust jacket, the book appears as-new and unused. .

$65.00

The Steamboat Era in the Muskokas. Volume II (2), The Golden Years to  Present. (A History of Steam Navigation in the Districts of Muskoka and  Parry Sound, 1906 to Present).
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The Steamboat Era in the Muskokas. Volume II (2), The Golden Years to Present. (A History of Steam Navigation in the Districts of Muskoka and Parry Sound, 1906 to Present).

By Tatley, Richard.

Erin, Ontario.: The Boston Mills Press.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0919783104 . 4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 304 pp. Grayish cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Photographic end papers and profusely illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. One page bibliography, 2 page listing of people who provided information and photographs, 3 page index of steamboats that appear in the book, and a 5 page index of people, places and enterprises that appear in the book. The book itself has very minor wear to the spine tips, else fine. The dust jacket has mild wear to the head edge and some general though light overall scuffing. .

$35.00

Ghosts in Nova Scotia: Tales of the Supernatural.
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Ghosts in Nova Scotia: Tales of the Supernatural.

By Young, George.

Queensland, Nova Scotia.: George Young.. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1979. Softcover. 0920454038 . 8vo - 22.5 x 14.5 cm.; 87 pp. Red card covers with a similar dust jacket, both with black lettering. First published in 1977, this is the fourth printing. Illustrated with several black and white drawings by Bruce Ostli. The dust jacket shows a wee bit of darkening on the front margins. Signed by the author on the verso of the first blank page.; Signed by author .

$10.00

Queen's University Alumni: Today 2008.
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Queen's University Alumni: Today 2008.

By Queen's University Alumni Association.

Kingston, Ontario.: Queen's University.. Near Fine. 2009. Hardcover. 4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; xiv - 1465 - (3) pp. Full colour pictorial paper over boards. A massive compendium of the alumni from the faculties and or schools of Applied Science, Arts and Science, Education, Health Sciences, Law, Business, Graduate Studies and Research, Theological College, Honorary Degrees. Very comprehensive geographical index and an alphabetical index. The top fore corner on the back board is bumped, else fine and as-new / unused as the shrink wrap was removed to obtain the above information. .

$60.00

Experience Pittsburgh Township. (Experience '80)
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Experience Pittsburgh Township. (Experience '80)

By McInnis, Karin and Kathy Verbeek. (Cynthia E. Dawson - editor).

Pittsburgh Township, Ontario.: The Township of Pittsburgh.. Near Fine. 1980. Softcover. 4to - 27.5 x 22 cm.; 55 - 13 pp. Pittsburgh Township is in Frontenac County and was amalgamated into the city of Kingston in 1998. It is home to Old Fort Henry, the Royal Military College (RMC) and the Canadian Forces Base Kingston. From the foreword: "This book was compiled in an effort to provide a concise and informative reference for the residents of Pittsburgh Township as well as the visitor." Loosely laid in is a folded 16 panel map of the township highlighting the points of interest. The map size is 89 x 63 cm. One inked notation in red on the lower left hand corner of map. The book itself has minor wear with a bit of surface foxing on the head margin of the front cover. .

$25.00

The Review 1986-87 La Revue: Royal Military College of Canada. Kingston,  Ontario.
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The Review 1986-87 La Revue: Royal Military College of Canada. Kingston, Ontario.

By Milne, Ian. (editor).

Kingston, Ontario.. Near Fine. 1987. Hardcover. 4to - 30 x 22.5 cm.; 256 pp. Red cloth over boards with a faux leather finish, silver gilt lettering and stampings on the spine and the front boards and the title blind stamped on the front board. The 1987 graduating class year book for RMC, the Royal Military College located in Kingston, Ontario. Minor scuffing to the back board, else fine. .

$30.00

Vignettes of Old St. John's. (Peterborough, Ontario).
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Vignettes of Old St. John's. (Peterborough, Ontario).

By Sullivan, Dorothy E.

Peterborough, Ontario.: Privately published.. Near Fine. 1987. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; iv - 74 pp. Yellow card stock covers with black lettering and art work in a saddle stapled binding. A collection of poems, short prose pieces and reflections all about St. John's Anglican Church located in Peterborough, Ontario. Illustrated with black and white sketches presumably by the author. Minor fading of the covers in the spine area, else fine. .

$10.00

Shahtoosh. Oncle Feyodor Tales. Species: You Man, Me Woe-man. (3 books).
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Shahtoosh. Oncle Feyodor Tales. Species: You Man, Me Woe-man. (3 books).

By Landiak, Olga.

Ontario (?).: Privately published.. Near Fine. 1996. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Shahtoosh: (2) - 72 - (2) pp. Oncle Feyodor Tales: (2) - 77 - (3) pp. Species: You Man, Me Woe-man: (2) - 80 - (2) pp. All are printed by Heavensgate Press. All are signed by the author on the first pages. Very minor wear and some light soilng to the covers, else fine. All 3 are included. ; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Outlaws of Manitoba: Strange Tales of Crime and Criminals from Our  Storied Past. (Gopher Book #26).
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Outlaws of Manitoba: Strange Tales of Crime and Criminals from Our Storied Past. (Gopher Book #26).

By Anderson, Frank W.

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan,: Self published.. Near Fine. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 17 cm.; 100 pp. Pale peach coloured wraps over a flat stapled text block with black cloth on the spine all as issued. First published in 1971, this is a reprint edition by the author. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Stories about Richard Power; Gilbert Godon, John Ingram, the Couture Gang, Edward Daniels, Sam Bass, John Krafchenko, Nellie Dunn plus many more. Very slight shelf wear to the cover edges, else fine. .

$6.00

Jack at Bat.
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Jack at Bat.

By Rafter, Jack.

Napanee, Ontario.: Dauphin Books.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. 0919825206 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 98 pp. Red cloth with a faux leather finish over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "This book may be characterized as a pot-pourri of trivia, literary musings, and anecdotes, an assortment of morsels designed to shake, tickle, startle or surprise." Signed by the author on the front free end paper with an inscription to Monsignor Raby. The dust jacket has a whisper of wear to the head edge and the spine tips.; Signed by Author .

$12.00

A Second Helping of Newspaper Pieces.
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A Second Helping of Newspaper Pieces.

By Robertson, Thomas B. (T. B. R.).

Toronto, Ontario.: Macmillan.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; x - 157 pp. Blue cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. A second volume of newspaper pieces by TBR following on the first volume which won the Governor General's prize for the best prose work other than fiction for the year 1936. This second collection of 38 pieces come from the author's time at the Winnipeg Free Press between the years 1918 (when he joined the paper) and 1936, when he died. The GG award for the first collection was accepted by the author's son, George Robertson. Foreword by J. B. McGeachy. Minor wear to the board corners and mild to moderate wear to the spine tips with the spine being darkened also. Otherwise clean with a tight binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$25.00

Beyond Anger and Longing, Community and Development in Atlantic Canada
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Beyond Anger and Longing, Community and Development in Atlantic Canada

By Fleming, Berkeley (editor) (Graeme Wynn, Margaret Conrad, J. D. House)

Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada: Centre for Canadian Studies / Acadiensis Press.. Very Good. 1988. Softcover. 0919107192 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 120 pp. The 1986-87 Winthrop Pickard Bell Lectures in Maritime Studies. Contents: Introduction by Fleming; A Share of the Necessaries of Life, Remarks on Migration, Development, and Dependency in Atlantic Canada (Wynn); The Atlantic Revolution of the 1950's (Conrad); Outports and the Microchip: Peripheral Regions in a Post-Industri al Age (House). Photos, illustrations, footnotes. Card stock cover lightly rubbed; a clean, tight copy. .

$10.00

Building the Chateau Montebello.
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Building the Chateau Montebello.

By Muir, Allan and Doris in collaboration with Victor Nymark.

Gardenvale, Quebec.: Muir Publishing.. Very Good+. 1985. Softcover. 0919231004 . 8vo - 23 x 28 cm. (oblong).; 143 - (1) pp. First published in 1980, this is the second printing. A profusely illustrated documentation of the world's largest building complex built from logs located on the north shore of the Ottawa River east of Ottawa. Originally built as a private club in 1930, it is now part of the Fairmont Hotel chain. Minor wear and some very light soiling to the covers, otherwise clean and tight. .

$30.00

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