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Empress of the Mind

By: Bell, C. Gladstone

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, Harlo Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1031

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


288 pp. Edgewear. Spine bumped, corners rubbed. A popularized account of the life of Madam de Stael, a fascinating, intellectual and influential woman who lived from 1766 to 1817. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Two for the Master The Story of Jim and Jane MacHattie

By: Bell, Fred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Willowdale. ON, Self Published:

Seller ID: BIO1936

Condition: Very Good-


13 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Stapled binding. Undated, circa 1970's ? Reminiscences of the couple's missionary work in China, from 1910 to 1950. Signed by 6 MacHatties (possibly grandchildren? ) on the rear cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Family Member View more info

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Garcia Marquez The Man and His Work

By: Bell-Villada, Gene H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1990

Seller ID: BIO1052

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


247 pp. Light edgewear. Appears unread. A look at one of Latin Americans most influential contemporary writers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Confessions of a Kamikaze Cowboy

By: Benedict, Dirk

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Garden City Park, New York, U. S. A., Avery Publishing Group Inc.: 1991

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO0962

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


208 pp. Light edgewear. Corners rubbed. Inscribed by the author on the first page. The story of Benedict's career, and his journey from cancer victim to cancer survivor and the health discoveries he made along the way. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Turennne

By: Berenger, Jean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Artheme Fayard: 1987

Seller ID: BIO1837

ISBN: 2213019703

Condition: Very Good-


613 pp. Index. Light edgewear. French flaps. French text / en francais. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Kicking Canvas

By: Bestic, A. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1595

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


207 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped and rubbed. Jacket price clipped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears, portion at upper end of spine missing. Small surface tear from removal of price sticker. The account of the author's first sea voyage as an apprentice in the sailing ship Denbigh Castle. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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In Brief Authority

By: Biddle, Francis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1681

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


494 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Prev owner's name on the front pastedown. Endpaper geneological chart. A fascinating account of Biddle's career during his time as chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, Congessional counsel during the investigation of the TVA, Solicitor General and Attorney General of the United States, and finally US judge at the Nuremberg war crimes trials. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Marburger "Dippche" Between WW I and WW II

By: Bill-Jentzsch, Anna D. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Puslinch, Ontario, Self Published: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1043

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


96 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Book blessing prayer laid in. An account of the author's early life in a small German village. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Illustrious Friends The Story of Joseph Severn and His Son Arthur

By: Birkenhead, Sheila

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1272

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


393 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket edges worn. A fascinating look at John Keats and Joh Rusjing through the eyes of two people who were very close to them. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Wartime Chronicle: Vera Brittain's Diary 1939-1945

By: Bishop, Alan & Bennett, Y. Aleksandra (Eds. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1064

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


352 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. The third volume of Brittain's diaries. The Second World 352 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Prev owner's name on ffep. War as seen by a London housewife, but one who was constantly writing books, letters, and articles. Brittain was at the centre of London's social and political life, and an active pacifist who travelled the country giving lectures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages View more info

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Hell-Fire Duke The Life of the Duke of Wharton

By: Blackett-Ord, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Windsor Forest, Berks, England, The Kensal Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1829

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


252 pp. Index. Notes. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, price-clipped. Describes this rake's progress through political intrigue, amourous adventures, ambition and tragedy in the early 18th century. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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During My Time: Florence Edenshaw Davidson, a Haida Woman

By: Blackman, Margaret B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, University of Washington Press: 1982

Seller ID: BIO1355

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


172 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. The life experiences of a Northwest Coast Indian woman, one of the few Haida elders with a link to their bygone culture. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Charles Elliot R. N. 1901-1875 A Servant of Britain Overseas

By: Blake, Clagette

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Cleaver-Hume Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1522

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


130 pp. Illus. Index. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Jacket price clipped, has edgewear, portions sunned. A well documented look at the life and Foreign Office and Colonial Office career of the nephew of the first Earl of Minto. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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War in the Strand A Notebook of the First Two and a Half Years in London

By: Bolitho, Hector

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1720

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


185 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Author's personal diary of his day to day experiences of the war in London. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Nobody Ever Wins a War The World War 1 Diaries of Ella Mae Bongard, R. N.

By: Bongard, Ella Mae & Scott, Eric (Ed. )

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Janeric Enterprises: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: BIO1890

ISBN: 0968354807

Condition: Very Good-


74 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the title page. The fascinating account of a young Canadian nurse at war, serving with the U. S. Army Nursing Corps in France during the First World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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I Remember it Well

By: Botham, Hal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smiths Falls, Ontario, Private Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1932

Condition: Very Good-


220 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Gift note on the title page. Stories of Eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Valley by "The Voice of the Valley". Hal spent much of his broadcasting career at CJET, and many of these tales were shared on the air. View more info

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Busboy From Kitchen to Cabinet

By: Boudria, Don

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Maxville, Ontario, Optimum Publishing International: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1821

Condition: Very Good


340 pp. Index. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. French flaps. Signed by the author on the half-title page. The life and parliamentary career of this Liberal politician, who was a member of the 'Rat Pack' that tormented Brian Mulroney. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Ottawa Editor The Memoirs of Charles A. Bowman

By: Bowman, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sidney, British Columbia, Gray's Publishing Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO0924

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


273 pp. Photos. Index. Spine bumped. Jackets edges worn, jackert spine sunned. Editor of the Ottawa Citizen from 1914 to 1945, Bowman sets down his views and experiences of the personalities and events that helped shape Canada in this critical period. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Never Lose Steerage Way

By: Braidwood, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Picton, Ontario, The Picton Gazette Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1982

ISBN: 0920028020

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


248 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. Number 153 of a limited edition of 200 numbered copies. Signed by the author on the ffep. The life and times of a Canadian sailor, from his birth in Leningrad through his various sailing experiences, including the Western North Atlantic during WWII. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Doctor Barnardo Physician, Pioneer, Prophet

By: Bready, J. Wesley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.: 1932

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: BIO1645

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


271 pp. Index. Photos. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Some wear to covers. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine. The life and work of this early child activist, founder and director of homes for poor children. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info