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Image for Stanstead Historical Society 50th Anniversary Journal Volume 8

Stanstead Historical Society 50th Anniversary Journal Volume 8

By: Anon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stanstead, Quebec, Stanstead Historical Society: 1979

Seller ID: HIS1553

Condition: Very Good


96 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Gilt lettering on front cover, slightly faded. Articles on local historical topics of interest - people and places. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for St. Joseph's Parish History 1856 - 1956

St. Joseph's Parish History 1856 - 1956

By: Anon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, St. Joseph's Parish: 1956

Seller ID: HIS1568

Condition: Very Good-


64 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light wear to covers. A nice history of this parish church in the Sandy Hill neighbourhood of Ottawa, published to commemorate its 100th anniversary. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Hrady, Zámky a Tvrze V Chechách, Na Morave a Ve Slezsku:  Praha a Okoli

Hrady, Zámky a Tvrze V Chechách, Na Morave a Ve Slezsku: Praha a Okoli

By: Anon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Praha, Nakladatelstvi Svoboda: 1988

Seller ID: HIS1657

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


221 pp. Photos, maps, illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Czech language text. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Early Days in the Ottawa Country

By: Anon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Capital Commission: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS1806

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


30 pp. Photos. Edgewear. Provides a nice overview of the history of Ottawa, Hull (Gatineau) , and surrounding region. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Illustrated London News: Marching to War 1933-1939

Illustrated London News: Marching to War 1933-1939

By: Anon.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1989

Seller ID: HIS1858

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


192 pp. Illus. Index. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Jacket has light dampstain at lower front. Pictures and comments drawn from the Illustrated London News, chronicling the events of the 30's as the world drew closer to another global conflict. A fascinating, and unique look at the times. Introducton by martin Gilbert. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Archiv Fur Deutsche Postgeschichte Heft 2/1986

Archiv Fur Deutsche Postgeschichte Heft 2/1986

By: Anon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frankfurt, Germany, Gesellschaft Fur Deutsche Postgeschichte: 1986

Seller ID: HIS2066

Condition: Very Good-


143 pp. Illustrated. Edgewear, corners rubbed. German text. 143 Seiten. Abbildungen. Randabnutzung, Ecken gerieben. Auf Deutsch. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for St. Paul's Church (Anglican Church of Canada) Halifax, N. S.

St. Paul's Church (Anglican Church of Canada) Halifax, N. S.

By: Anon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, St. Paul's Church: N.D.

Seller ID: HIS2158

Condition: Very Good-


12 pp. Edgewear, lower cornes of pages creased. Undated, circa mid to late 1960's. A nice guide to the features and history of this venerable Halifax church. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Frontier Guide to the Fraser Canyon "Valley of Death"

Frontier Guide to the Fraser Canyon "Valley of Death"

By: Anon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calgary, Ab, Canada, Frontiers Unlimited:

Seller ID: HIS2369

Condition: Very Good-


56 pp. Photos, maps. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A nice look at the stretch of the Fraser River that runs from Cache Creek to Hope. Frontier Book No. 13 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Indians of Ontario (An Historical Review)

Indians of Ontario (An Historical Review)

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0398

Condition: Very Good


40 pp. Illus. Yellow card covers. Some underlining in text. Some letters in title on cover inked in. A nice overview of the various First Nations of the area, and the impact of European exploration, colonization, missionary work, and modern era events. 2 copies available ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Dokumente Zur Berlin-Frage 1944-1962

Dokumente Zur Berlin-Frage 1944-1962

By: Anon.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Munchen, R. Oldenbourg Verlag: 1962

Seller ID: HIS2403

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


622 pp. Index. Maps. Spine, corners bumped. Prev owner's name on front pastedown. German text / auf Deutsche. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Early Days in the Ottawa Country

By: Anon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Capital Commission: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS2533

Condition: Very Good


30 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Provides a nice overview of the history of Ottawa, Hull (Gatineau) , and surrounding region. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Image for The Knight and the Umbrella An Account of the Eglinton Tournament 1839

The Knight and the Umbrella An Account of the Eglinton Tournament 1839

By: Anstruther, Ian

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Gloucester, England, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: HIS2348

Condition: Very Good-


270 pp. Index. Illus. Corners rubbed, edgewear. Light spine crease. Describes the strange folly of a British nobleman's recreation of medieval ceremony and chivalry. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Breweries of Wisconsin

By: Apps, Jerry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0959

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


252 pp. Photos. Light crease to rear flap of dust jacket. A fascinating history of brewing in a state that has given America more of its national brands than any other. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Steamboats on Scugog A History of Steamboating on the South Central Kawarthas

Steamboats on Scugog A History of Steamboating on the South Central Kawarthas

By: Arculus, Paul

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Port Perry, Ontario, Observer Publishing of Port Perry: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS2899

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


142 pp. Index. Bibliography. Photos. Spine, corners gently bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Eichmann in Jerusalem A Report on the Banality of Evil

Eichmann in Jerusalem A Report on the Banality of Evil

By: Arendt, Hannah

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books USA: 1994

Seller ID: HIS2017

Condition: Very Good


312 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Revised and enlarged edition. The authoritative account of the trial of Adolf Eichmann. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Image for A City in the Making Progress, People & Perils in Victorian Toronto

A City in the Making Progress, People & Perils in Victorian Toronto

By: Armstrong, Frederick H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS1856

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


358 pp. Illus. Index. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. A look at the people and events that influenced the development of early Toronto. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Hundred of Hoo

By: Arnold, Ralph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS3352

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


164 pp. Photos. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Jacket has tears, small portions missing at spine ends. A history of the peninsula separating the Thames and Medway rivers in England. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Glengarry Historical Society 1974-75

By: Arnott, G. (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada, Glengarry Historical Society: 1975

Seller ID: HIS3203

Condition: Very Good-


41 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Front cover creased. Cover art by A. R. Wall 14th annual volume from the society. Contains finacial statement, year's activities, and some articles by members. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Glengarry Historical Society 15th Annual Volume and Yearbook of 1975 Activities

Glengarry Historical Society 15th Annual Volume and Yearbook of 1975 Activities

By: Arnott, George R. (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Ontario, Glengarry Historical Society: 1976

Seller ID: CAN1751

Condition: Very Good-


24 pp. Light edgewear. Upper corner of first page clipped. Stapled binding. Annual volume of the historical society. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Histoire De Vichy 1940 - 1944

Histoire De Vichy 1940 - 1944

By: Aron, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Amis Du Club Du Livre Du Mois:

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: HIS2934

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


551 pp. Undated, circa late 1950's? Collection "Le meilleur livre de luxe", exemplaire no. 443 de 3070 examplaires. Spine, corners bumped and rubbed. Spine sunned. Prev owner's name on the title page. Integral ribbon bookmarker. French text / en francais. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info