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Larry of Lonesome Lake, Bindloss, Harold
1 Larry of Lonesome Lake
Bindloss, Harold
Frederick A. Stokes 1929 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering and small illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Gilt lettering & illustration are bright and unchipped. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated endpapers. P/O name, address on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has tiny bit of chipping at head and heel of spine and corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006418

Price: 30.00 USD
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Away to Cape Breton, Brinley, Gordon
2 Away to Cape Breton
Brinley, Gordon
New York Dodd Mead 1936 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Putnam Brinley, Illustrator 
Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Slight fading at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers; tasteful previous owner bookplate on back side of front free endpaper. 266 pages. Color frontis illustration, plus illustrations throughout by Putnam Brinley. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small shallow chips at top and bottom of spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An exploration of Cape Breton Island, that fascinating bit of land flung far out into the Atlantic off the northeastern end of Nova Scotia, by the author of "Away to the Gaspe." 8vo. Nova Scotia. 013837

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Away to the Gaspe, Brinley, Gordon
3 Away to the Gaspe
Brinley, Gordon
Garden City, NY Garden City Publishing 1940 Reprint Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition (1940) in original dust jacket. Very clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. 200 pages. Dust jacket has slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Delightful guide to the East coast of Quebec. 023833

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Maps & Dreams, Brody, Hugh
4 Maps & Dreams
Brody, Hugh
New York Pantheon 1982 0-394-52104-8 / 9780394521046 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean beige boards with brown cloth spine, dark brown lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or bookplates. Small remainder mark to top page edges. 297 pgs. with index. Illustrated with maps. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, very light edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Eighteen-month journey into the Canadian sub-arctic, exploring the culture of the native people as well as the geography. 8 vo.. Adventure. 007860

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A Bride Goes North, Comfort, Marie A.
5 A Bride Goes North
Comfort, Marie A.
New York Carlton Press 1970 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, signed by author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean toast brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by author: "To my good friend - Marie A. Comfort." Illustrations by Ruth Nincehelser. 154 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), very small shallow chips at upper spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Margaret and Merritt Comfort who set off on a cold November day in 1895 on their way as home missionaries to the pioneer families in the Parry Sound district of Northern Canada, as told by their daughter. 022401

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Greenhorns in Blue Pastures, Cox, Harold R. W.
6 Greenhorns in Blue Pastures
Cox, Harold R. W.
New York Smith & Durrell 1945 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Lucina Smith Wakefield, Ilustrator 
Clean blue cloth boards with light blue lettering on cover and spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Lucina Smith Wakefield. 162 pgs. A memoir of life on Coster Island (between Vancouver Island and the west coast of Canada). 8vo. Memoir. 012340

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The Habitant, Drummond, William Henry
7 The Habitant
Drummond, William Henry
New York / London G. P. Putnam's 1897 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Frederick Simpson Coburn, Illustrator 
Clean green clothboards with unchipped gold lettering and gold portrait of a pipe-smoking man on cover, gold lettering on spine (somewhat dimmed). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Some fraying to top and bottom spine edges. Pages and edges are clean; tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper which has caused some browning to preliminaries from offset reaction. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Illustrations by Frederick Simpson Coburn; Introduction by Louis Frechette. 137 pp. 020741

Price: 25.00 USD
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8 50 Years of Adventure and Progress in Canadian Skies
Ellis, Frank H.
Toronto The Ryerson Press 1959 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean sky blue cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 230 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with a few tiny short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Clean gift-quality book. 8vo. Aviation. 009023

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Perpetual Motion, Gibson, Graeme
9 Perpetual Motion
Gibson, Graeme
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A. St Martins Pr 1983 0-312-60132-8 / 9780312601324 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 283 pgs. Clean dustjacket has one 3/4" closed tear at base of rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Set in southern Ontario in the late 19th century, this novel chronicles the fortunes of a man driven by the idea of inventing a perpetual motion machine. 8 Vo. Fiction. 012232

Price: 14.00 USD
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Maria Chapdelaine, Hemon, Louis
10 Maria Chapdelaine
Hemon, Louis
Toronto The MacMillan Co. Of Canada Ltd. 1938 Re-issue Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Thoreau MacDonald, Illustrator 
Translated by W. H. Blake. Very clean brown cloth boards with small gold illustration on front and gold lettering on spine. Clean brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean and bright. 174 pgs. Illustrated with woodcuts by Thoreau MacDonald. Historical introduction by Hugh Eayrs. Minimal edge wear to dustjacket with two very small closed edge tears and light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.Fiction. 014136

Price: 25.00 USD
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11 The Elements Combined: a History of the Steel Company of Canada
Kilbourn, William
Toronto/Vancouver Clarke, Irwin & Company, Ltd. 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Rosemary Kilbourne, Illust. 
Clean rust cloth boards with gray lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 335 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny bit of chipping at top of spine, light corner wear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Business. 006734

Price: 15.00 USD
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12 The Lovely and the Wild
Lawrence, Louise De Kiriline
McGraw Hill 1968 First Edition, Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Glen Loates, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Very slight wrinkling to front free endpaper. 228 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with 2" closed tear at bottom edge of front panel, very slight wear to spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 008593

Price: 12.00 USD
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Canada: Young Giant of the North, Leitch, Adelaide
13 Canada: Young Giant of the North
Leitch, Adelaide
New York/London/Toronto Thomas Nelson & Sons 1964 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 223 pgs. with index. No additional printings listed. Dustjacket is not price clipped, is very clean with exception of owner name on front inside flap, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 6-1/2". 100 photographs - map - index - chronology. 009417

Price: 10.00 USD
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Hoofprints and Hitchingposts, MacEwan, Grant
14 Hoofprints and Hitchingposts
MacEwan, Grant
Saskatoon, Saskathewan Modern Press 1964 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Bump to one corner tip. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Wm. W. Perehudoff. 249 pages. Clean dust jacket illustrated by Perehudoff; one tiny chip at upper corner tip; hint of edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of horses and the Canadian West, by Grant MacEwan, who was born in Manitoba to pioneer parents and became the mayor of Calgary. He was well known as a horseman, and competent judge of cattle and horses, and a lectureer on topics pertaining to livestock, agriculture and conservation. 022049

Price: 15.00 USD
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Kawartha Living on These Lakes, Mallory, Enid
15 Kawartha Living on These Lakes
Mallory, Enid
Ontario, Canada Peterborough Publishing 1991 0969349718 / 9780969349716 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Second printing in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top corner of front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 174 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about the beautiful Kawartha Lakes area of central Ontario, Canada, with many black and white historical photographs. 024137

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Around Home, McArthur, Peter
16 Around Home
McArthur, Peter
Canada Musson Book Company, Ltd. 1925 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket C. W. Jefferys, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with darker green illustration on cover, red lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers, with no names, writing or bookplates. 251 pgs. with drawings by C. W. Jefferys. A beautiful series of essays about country life in rural Ontario, Canada. 8vo. Country Living. 016379

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Eatons: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Royal Family, McQueen, Rod
17 The Eatons: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Royal Family
McQueen, Rod
Toronto Stoddart 1998 0-7737-3120-2 / 9780773731202 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean dark blue boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with Eaton family tree on endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 320 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 016473

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18 Splendid Heritage: Historical Buildings of Ontario
Mika, Nick and Helma
Belleville, Ontario Mika Publishing Company 1992 0-921341-50-4 / 9780921341505 First Edition Cloth Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No wear.. Binding tight & square, pages bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 142 pgs. Beautiful full color illustration of historical buildings throughout the province of Ontario. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, slight fading. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Approx. 10" x 10". WARD01289

Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Nunaga: Ten Years of Eskimo Life
Pryde, Duncan
New York Walker & Co. 1972 0-8027-0369-0 / 9780802703699 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean gray-green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean maps on endpapers. Illustrated with color photographs. 285 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's discovery of a remote and primitive way of life to which, asstonishingly, he found that he easily adapted. One of his first posts was isolated Perry Island, then a refuge of fugitives from the law, where most of the male Eskimos were caught up in blood feuds. 8 vo.. Adventure. 010266

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The Stump Farm - A Chronicle of Pioneering, Rose, Hilda
20 The Stump Farm - A Chronicle of Pioneering
Rose, Hilda
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1928 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket 
First Edition, published April, 1928. Black cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear at two spine corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Review and summary of the book tipped in on front free endpaper. Small previous owner name ink-stamped on three preliminary pages, rear endpapers. Frontispiece black and white photo portrait of Hilda Rose, 1919. With a Foreword by samuel A. Eliot, D.D., LL.D. Illustrated with eight photographs. 178 pages. True pioneering story of a woman's life in the west on a stump farm, and then in the northern wilderness of Alberta near Great Slave Lake. 024594

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