Category: Canadiana

Sort

Showing 701-713 of 713

Image for A Wilderness Called Home Dispatches from the Heart of Canada

A Wilderness Called Home Dispatches from the Heart of Canada

By: Wilkins, Charles

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1953

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


264 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Gift note in marker on the ffep. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. An exploration of the attachment that Canadian have to the country's land and waters. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Northland Ontario

The Northland Ontario

By: Williamson, O. T. G.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN2012

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


107 pp. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears, dampstains. Inscribed and dated by the author on the dedication page. A folksy account of the history of Northern Ontario. Illustrations by Evan Macdonald. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Tracks of the Black Bear The Story of the Algoma Central Railroad

Tracks of the Black Bear The Story of the Algoma Central Railroad

By: Wilson, Dale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, Green Tree Publishing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0661

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Unpaginated. Stapled card covers. Illus. Edgewear. Surface tear to front cover. A nicely illustrated history of this Northern Ontario railroad. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for The Story of the Migration of Skivins and His First Year in Western Canada

The Story of the Migration of Skivins and His First Year in Western Canada

By: Wilson, John Francis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, The MacMillan Company of Canada: 1962

Seller ID: CAN1744

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Unpaginated. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, price clipped. Jacket spine sunned. The nicely illustrated (with 9 full colour illus. ) tale of a London clerk who comes to Canada to try his luck as a Prairie homesteader. An interesting look at farming and prairie life in the late 19th century. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Toronto Street Names An Illustrated Guide to Their Origins

Toronto Street Names An Illustrated Guide to Their Origins

By: Wise, Leonard & Gould, Allan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Willowdale. ON, Firefly Books Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: CAN1671

Condition: Very Good-


244 pp. Illus. Light edgewear. Corners rubbed. A fascinating look at the patterns of history that have created Toronto. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for One City, Many Communities

One City, Many Communities

By: Withrow, Alfreda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0679

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


197 pp. Photos. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. Published on the 250th anniversary of the Halifax, the book provides a unique look at the communities that make up the Halifax Regional Municipality. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Introduction of Pay-TV in Canada: Issues and Implications

Introduction of Pay-TV in Canada: Issues and Implications

By: Woodrow, R. Brian; Woodside, Kenneth B. (Editors)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, The Institute for Research On Public Policy/L'institute De Recherches Politiques: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0371

Condition: Very Good


240 pp. Light edgewear. A collection of papers on the early pay-TV scene in Canada, from the early experiments with it in 1960 to the CRTC licensing in 1982 and subsequent scramble.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Sons and Seals:  A Voyage to the Ice

Sons and Seals: A Voyage to the Ice

By: Wright, Guy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. John's Newfoundland, Memorial University of Newfoundland: 1984

Seller ID: CAN1459

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


129 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A study of the men who hunt the seals on the treacherous ice off the coast of Newfoundland. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Language and Society Special Issue No. 12 Winter 1994 the Immersion Phenomenon Langue Et Societe Numero Special No. 12 Hiver 1984 L'Enseignement Immersif

Language and Society Special Issue No. 12 Winter 1994 the Immersion Phenomenon Langue Et Societe Numero Special No. 12 Hiver 1984 L'Enseignement Immersif

By: Yalden, Max

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Commissioner of Official Languages: 1984

Seller ID: CAN1977

Condition: Very Good-


71 pp. English text. 73 pp. French text. Light edgewrar, corners rubbed. Examines the concept of immersion though the eyes of parents, teachers, administrators and others. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for People of the Pines The Warriors and the Legacy of Oka

People of the Pines The Warriors and the Legacy of Oka

By: York, Geoffrey & Pindera, Loreen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Little, Brown & Company (Canada): 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1504

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


438 pp. Photos. Index. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, light shelf wear. An inside account of the explosive events at Oka, Quebec in the summer of 1990. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Public Men and Public Life in Canada: The Story of the Canadian Confederacy Vol. II

Public Men and Public Life in Canada: The Story of the Canadian Confederacy Vol. II

By: Young, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, William Briggs: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0300

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


481 pp. Illus. Frontis. Cloth library showing almost no wear. Usual library stamps and markings inside. Second volume of Young's writngs on confederation - recollections of Parliament and the press, embracing a succinct account of the events which followed Confederation.; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Image for Public Men and Public Life in Canada (2 Volumes)  The Story of the Canadian Confederacy

Public Men and Public Life in Canada (2 Volumes) The Story of the Canadian Confederacy

By: Young, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, William Briggs: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1433

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


367 pp. + 481 pp. Illus. Tissue protected frontis. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Gift note on front endpaper. Front hinge weak on Vol. 1, front board on Vol. 1 bent, creased. Young writes on Canada's Confederation - recollections of Parliament and the press, embracing a succinct account of the events which followed Confederation. Heavy set. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for In the Shadow of the Shield The Development of Wireless Telegraphy and Radio Broadcasting in Kingston and At Queen's University: an Oral and Documentary History 1902-1957

In the Shadow of the Shield The Development of Wireless Telegraphy and Radio Broadcasting in Kingston and At Queen's University: an Oral and Documentary History 1902-1957

By: Zimmerman, Arthur Eric

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Self Published: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0554

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


657 pp. Photos. Jacket has light edgewear. Spine bumped. Inscribed and signed by author on ffep. The first fully documented history of local radio in Canada, it also celebrates Queen's University's history of, and contribution to, radio broadcasting in Canada. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info