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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)
$20.00 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).
$15.75 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)
$25.00 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)
$12.50 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.
$14.00 Book Number: 14128 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. (lt). - 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.
$250.00 Book Number: 28783 Order / Enquire
The Romance of Fra Filippo Lippi. A New Versionof the Love Story of the Friar-Artist and the Nun Lucrezia.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London.Stanley Paul & Co. 1909., 22cm, first edition, 314p., frontis, 16plates, appendices, index, t.e.g., red gilt decorated cloth, gilt spinetitles, plate removed from front paste-down, corners bumped, coversrubbed, good Illustrated from the paintings of the 15th centuryartist, Fra Filippo Lippi, with Lucrezia sitting as model for theMadonna.
$40.00 Book Number: 32477 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1974., 4to. 28cm, 80p., Limited Edition of 100 numbered and signed copies, this being #78, this edition contains an original stone lithograph printed laid in, this suite numbered 15/50, title and signed by Angell, 1975, in pencil, in a folder, numbered and signed by Angell, with over 70 duotone drawings, (plates and illustrations), in quarter black cloth backed dark brown linen boards, gilt titles and decorations on the spine in slipcase, some slight transfer or spotting on the front free fly & the frontis plate, (a production fault) in fine as new condition (gar). ~ A collection of owl drawings, with narratives, by American naturalist-artist, Tony Angell. With the exception of the barn owl, which is of the Family Tytonidae, all the owls in the book are from the family Strigidae. The extra print, an original stone lithograph, is of the Pygmy Owl. The text drawings were reproduced by offset lithography, duotone process. Note, the other limited print was titled "Flammulated Owl".
$500.00 Book Number: 38239 Order / Enquire