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Report of the Advisory Commission onParliamentary Accomodation.
Ottawa. Minister of Supply and Services.1976., 24.5cm, viii,133p., wraps, fine. (cdns)
$40.00 Book Number: 12294 Order / Enquire
ABBOTT, Maude E.
Atlas of Congenital Cardiac Disease. Withan Introduction by Richard Fraser.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. McGill-Queen's UniversityPress. 2006., folio. 35cm, x,62p., extensively illustrated fromphotographs, wine cloth with gilt titles, a fine copy. (mds) Publishedin Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Founding of theInternational Academy of Pathology. Clinical, electro cardiographic,radiological and pathological aspects of congenital heart defects arecorrelated in the classic, well-illustrated monograph.
$100.00 Book Number: 32061 Order / Enquire
Nordwest-Amerikanische Indianerkunst. OrbisPictus, Herausgebeben von Paul Westheim. Vol. 17.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Berlin, Verlag ErnstWasmuth, A.G. n.d. [1923?]., 26.5cm, 92p., including 48 full- page platesfrom photographs of objects in Berlin Museum, 8 text illustrations, inthe original black paper over boards with paper labels on the spine andupper cover, expertly restored, a fine copy ().
$40.00 Book Number: 31941 Order / Enquire
Nordwest-Amerikanische Indianerkunst. Orbis Pictus, Herausgebeben von Paul Westheim. Vol. 17.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Berlin, Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, A.G., n.d. [1923?]. 26.5cm, 92p., including 48 full- page plates from photographs of objects in Berlin Museum, 8 text illustrations, in the original black paper over boards with paper labels on the spine and upper cover, expertly restored, a fine copy (agc)
$70.00 Book Number: 6339 Order / Enquire
John Quincy Adams Ward An Appreciation.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: NewYork. The National Sculpture Society. 1912., 28cm, 64p. with 15 plates,brown cloth with gilt titles, a bit scuffed, a good to very good copy.(agc) Limited to 1000 Copies.
$60.00 Book Number: 32015 Order / Enquire
ADAMS, W. Peter & Frederick M. Helleiner (Edited by).
International Geography, 1972. La geographie internationale. Papers submitted to the 22nd International Geographical Congress, Canada.
Toronto & Buffalo. University of Toronto Press for. 1972., tall8vo. 24.5cm, in 2 volumes, 694,xxvi & (-694),1354,xxvipp., indexes, stiff printed coated card wraps, a fine set (ds26.6). Bilingual text.
$105.00 Book Number: 16514 Order / Enquire
The Construction of Roads and Pavements.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York and London. McGraw Hill. 1920., 8vo. 22.5cm, second edition, revised and enlarged, 463p., with c.200 plates, illustrations and diagrams, glossary, index, original dark blue cloth, a fine copy (ds3.4).
$31.50 Book Number: 2967 Order / Enquire
Gordon E. Pfeiffer. Traduit de l'anglais par Francoise Laurent.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Stanke. 1981., 28cm, 94p., colour plates, boards, with thank you note from author and his wife taped in, a fine copy in very good jacket (s17)
$50.00 Book Number: 25375 Order / Enquire
ALLAN, D. G. C.
The Houses of the Royal Society of Arts A History and A Guide.
Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: London. Royal Society of Arts. 1974., 25cm, v,40p., colour plates, black and white illustrations, original red cloth with gilt titles, a fine copy in fine jacket (s16)
$25.00 Book Number: 20166 Order / Enquire
ALLODI, Mary Macazyulay, Peter N. Moogk, & Beate Stock
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. National Gallery of Canada. 1991., 4to. 28cm, 327p., with 16colour plates, extensive text illustrations, catalogue, bibliography,colour illustrated stiff wraps, near fine (Hol). ~ A comprehensivestudy of the German artist, William Berczy (1744-1813) who worked inCanada from 1794 to 1813. With a technical essay by Anne Ruggles. Berczyis best remembered for his portraits of Mohawk chief, Joseph Brant in1805 which are included in this book.
$35.00 Book Number: 35567 Order / Enquire
Anecdotes of the Life of The Right Hon. WilliamPitt, Earl of Chatham, and of The Principal Events of His Time. With HisSpeeches in Parliament, from the Year 1736 to the Year 1778. In TwoVolumes.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Printed for J.S. Jordan. 1792., 4TO, 26cm, firstedition, IN 2 VOLUMES, vii,356 & ii,86pp., in full contemporary tan treecalf, raised bands, full gilt decorations in the panels, gilt titles ondouble black and red crushed morocco labels, gilt borders on the boards,marbled endpapers, spines shellached, hinges cracked but sound, a verygood set (Ds1). ~ John Almon (1737-1805), a London publisher, was notedas having a strong influence on the political history of Great Britainbeing a conduit for Whig communication to the public. In 1763 the LiberalParty encouraged Almon to open a bookseller's shop in Picadilly, chieflyfor the sale of publication and sales of political pamphlets. This work,as with most of Almon's works, was published anonymously.
$299.99 Book Number: 32541 Order / Enquire
ALTROCCHI, Julia Cooley
The Old California Trail. Traces in Folklore and Furrow.
Caldwell, Idaho. The Caxton Printers. 1945., 8vo. 23cm, 327p., frontis, 49 illustrations, mapped endpapers, bibliography, index, blue cloth, minor sunning to spine, several chips from jacket, near fine in good to very good jacket (b1). - The California Trail, the covered-wagon route that stretched from Independence, Missouri to Sacramento, California. Much about the Donner Party.
$28.00 Book Number: 14128 Order / Enquire
AMERICAN Academy of Arts and Sciences]
Memoirs of the AmericanAcademy of Arts and Sciences. To the End of the Year M,DCC, LXXXIII. Volume I.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Boston. Printed by Adams and Nourse. 1785, 4to. 28cm, firstedition, xxxii, 568p., uncut & unopened, in the original boards, upperhinge cracked else a very good (internally sound and fine) copy, wantingplates, (ds1) The initial volume of the memoirs of the American Academyof Arts and Sciences established in 1780. With statutes and list ofmembers as of 1785 including James Bowdoin (president), John Adams, JohnHancock, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Benjamin West, JosephPriestley. Part I includes astronomical and mathematical papers (Bowdoin,Willard, Williams, Payson, Cutler, Gannett, Winthrop, Philomath,Mercator). Part II; Physical Papers (electricity, light, earthquakes,Aurora Borealis, meteorological observations, geology, agriculture,botany). Part III: Medical Papers: including "A remarkable case of gunshot wound. from Barnabas Binney, hospital physician, and surgeon inthe American Army, in 1782." An eclectic mix of reports.
$400.00 Book Number: 34075 Order / Enquire
AMERICAN CHRISTMAS -PERIODICALS.
Christmas Numbers, 1908. (Spine title). Includes; Harper's Monthly Magazine. For December 1908. / The Century Magazine. Vol. LXXVII, No. 2. / McClure's Magazine. Vol. XXXII. No. 2. / Scribner's Magazine. Vol. XLIV. No. 6. [4 Christmas Numbers for December 1908 bound in 1 Volume].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: [New York.] Various Publishers. 1908., tall8vo, 24cm, various paginations (563pp.), colour frontis by Howard Pyle, heavily illustrated including colour plates, marbled endpapers & leaf endings, in contemporary half calf, gilt spine title on red morocco label, gilt ruled raised bands, maroon cloth boards, marbled endpapers, some edge wear, chipping in one place along the spine edge, hinges skillfully reglued, a very good sound copy (chds). ~ Includes: "The Mysterious Chest" (Howard Pyle); "My Experience, with, and Views Upon, the Tariff" (Andrew Carnegie);"Domino Reynard of Goldur Town. The History of a Silver Fox" (Ernest Thompson Seton); "On the Gulls' Road" (Willa Sibert Cather); "The Assassination of Lincoln. The Hitherto Unpublished Account of an Eye-Witness" (Shaw); "The Causes of Russia's Defeat by Japan (General Kuropatkin).
$100.00 Book Number: 29669 Order / Enquire
AMERICAN Literary Annual]. BARTLETT, W.H., Lydia Maria Child
The Gem of the Season for 1849. With Twenty Splendid Engravings.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Leavitt, Trow & Co. 1849., sm4to. 24.5cm, 223p., engraved title vignette & 20 steel engraving plates including frontis, with tissue guards, in full crimson gilt, elaborated gilt decorated spine panel and boards with wide gilt panelled borders, decoration & blind decorations on the cover, a.e.g., some wear at the edges, top and bottom spine edges chipped, a very good copy (bnds). - A literary annual containing five W.H. Bartlett illustrations: The Narrows from Staten Island; New York from Weehawken; View on the St. Lawrence; Roger's Slide, Lake George; and Navy Island. L. Maria Child's contribution is "Recollections of Old Bull". An account of the Mexican War is included-"The Fall of Major Ringgold. General Taylor's Official Report of the Battle of Palo Alto" by General Zachary Taylor. In very attractive decorated bindings.
$249.99 Book Number: 28783 Order / Enquire