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Recollections

By: Stewart, Clayton Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericton, NB, Self Published: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1001

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


170 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light surface tears from removal of price stickers. Stewart relates his experiences of 46 years of guiding hunting and fishing parties in New Brunswick. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Life and Times of Tommy Douglas

By: Stewart, Walter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, McArthur & Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO2034

ISBN: 1552783820

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


334 pp. Index. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Prev owner's bookplate on the ffep. An informative biography of this trailblazing Canadian politician. He brought Medicare into Saskatchewan, a first for Canada, and eventulayy adopted across the country. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Horse Doctor : The Reminiscences of Dr. W. J. Stinson

By: Stinson, W. J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario, Canada, General Store Publishing House: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO0623

ISBN: 0919431143

Condition: Very Good+


84 pp. Light edgewear. Gift dedication on inside front cover, the note refers to Dr. Stinson as a mutual acquaintance. A wonderful memoir of a country veterinarian. Stinson practised in Perth Ontario for 32 years, beginning in 1940.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Horse Doctor : The Reminiscences of Dr. W. J. Stinson

By: Stinson, W. J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario, Canada, General Store Publishing House: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1934

ISBN: 0919431143

Condition: Very Good-


84 pp. Light edgewear. Prev owner's name on the title page. A wonderful memoir of a country veterinarian. Stinson practised in Perth Ontario for 32 years, beginning in 1940.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Saint Etheldreda, Queen and Abbess

By: Stranks, C. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, Dean & Chapter of Ely Cathedral: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO2011

Condition: Very Good-


30 pp. Light edgewear. Stapled binding. a monograph on the life of this early Anglo-Saxon Church saint.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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No Road Back A Grown Boy's Stories of Wales

By: Stuart, Donald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ingleside, On, Canada, Old Crone Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1059

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


96 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Plastic coil binding. Inscribed and dated by the author on the dedication page. Recollections of life along the St. Lawrence River before the Seaway and Power Project flooded his home in the village of Wales, and Hoople Creek. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Lester Pearson and the Dream of Unity

By: Stursberg, Peter

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1282

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


456 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket edges have light wear. Signed by the author on the half-title page. A look at the political and displomatic career of Canada's 14th Prime Minister. First of two volumes. Deals with his domestic political career from 1958 to 1968. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Memories of an Artist

By: Sullivan, Ethel I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO0620

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


50 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear, spine sunned. Sullivan pays tribute to her son's memory, and his work. John Rankin was a Canadian artist and poet who mysteriously took his life while in his prime.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Bride of an ANZAC My Life Story

By: Sunderland, Queenie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smithfield, NSW, Australia, Gary Allen Pty: 2000

Seller ID: BIO0695

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


272 pp. Photos. Written by Sunderland in her 100th year, and intended for distribution to family, this edition is the first for general availability. It describes her journey through the struggles, hardships, and joys of a century of life, well-lived. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Challenges Galore Biography, Family History, and Life in Northern Canada

By: Sutherland, Agnes

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada, Self Published: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1069

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


180 pp. Photos. Endpaper maps. Spine bumped. Inscribed by the author on the title page. The memoirs of a nun and teacher who spent her life working in Northern Canada. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Metamorphosis: States in a Life

By: Suzuki, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Stoddart: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1959

ISBN: 0773721398

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


304 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Suzuki tells the stories of his life - what influenced his priorities, career, and aspirations. A revealing account of what drives the man. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Way it Was

By: Swerdfeger, Rowat C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brockville Ontario, Self Published: 1977

Seller ID: BIO1674

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


124 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. A personal account of the author's life of over 75 years, from his birth in 1898 in Stormont County, Eastern Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Trains: A Journey of Remembrances

By: Szpak, Irena M.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, General Store Publishing House: 2005

Seller ID: BIO1668

Condition: Very Good


225 pp. Light edgewear. The personal account of a young girl's experiences with the Polish resistance during the Second World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Trains: A Journey of Remembrances

By: Szpak, Irena M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, General Store Publishing House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1872

Condition: Very Good


225 pp. Light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the introduction page. Promotional bookmark laid in. The personal account of a young girl's experiences with the Polish resistance during the Second World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Veterinary Odyssey Memoirs of a Travelling Vet

By: Tanner, Stanley C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Niagara Falls, Ontario, The Golden Horseshoe Publishing Company: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BIO1118

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


232 pp. Light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Memoirs of a Canadian veterinary surgeon who worled with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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To be a Jew in Occupied Poland Cracow - Auschwitz - Buchenwald

By: Taubenschlag, Stanislaw (Stanley Townsend)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Oswiecim, Poland, Frap - Books: 1998

Seller ID: BIO1855

Condition: Very Good-


166 pp. Index. Photos. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A Holocaust survivor's personal account of his experiences as a Polish Jew in the Nazi concentration camps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Fisher Queen A Deckhand's Tales of the BC Coast

By: Taylor, Sylvia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Heritage House Publishing Co. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: BIO1729

Condition: Very Good


207 pp. Light edgewear. The personal account of a young woman who signed on as a rookie deckhand on a 40 foot salmon troller in 1981.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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John Anderson Fugitive Slave

By: Teatero, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Treasure Island Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1483

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


183 pp. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, shelfwear, small tear at lower front corner. The account of a figutive slave's fight for freedom. Anderson killed a slaveholder im Missouri while escaping. The American authorities applied to Canada for his extradition, and Anderson applied to the Canadian government, the judiciary, and eventually the Canadian public to save him from extradition and certain execution. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Pioneers and Early Citizens of Manitoba A Dictionary of Manitoba Biography from the Earliest Times to 1920

By: The Manitoba Library Association

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Peguis Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: BIO1753

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


268 pp. Biblipgraphy. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, price clipped. Prev owner's name on the ffep, short list of names on the rear endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Three Faces of Molly Brant

By: Thomas, Earle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Quarry Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIO1453

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


160 pp. Illus. Light edgewear. A fascinating biography of this important Mohawk matriarch, consort of William Johnson, an influential landowner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info