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The Motor Manual. Compiled and Illustrated by the Staff of "The Motor." Twenty-first Edition.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Temple Press Ltd. nd., 19.5cm, 300p, with illustrations, diagrams, english-french motor Dictionary, glossary, yellow illustrated cloth with red and black titles, a bit soiled, otherwise a very good copy
$40.00 Book Number: 28975 Order / Enquire
The Wonder Book of Motors: The Romance of the Road. Fifth Edition.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London and Melbourne. Ward, Lock & Co., Limited. nd., 24.5cm, 256p, with 8 colour plates, illustrated endpapers, nearly 300 illustrations, colour illustrated boards with green cloth spine with black titles, a very good to fine copy (lgc)
|$50.00||Book Number: 29209||Order / Enquire|
The Railroad Jubilee. An account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of Railroad Communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Boston. J.H. Eastburn, City Printer., 1852. 23.5cm, 288p. with large folding map at rear, original extra decorated blind stamped cloth, with gilt decoration on both boards, gilt titles on spine, internal library stamps, new endpapers, expertly restored, a fine copy (ds11). T.P.L. 3200. Gagnon I.813. Sabin 6766 (1851? edition). Prepared by an anonymous editor at the request of the City Council of Boston. An account of the pageant and other celebrations in Boston on the completion of the Boston-Montreal Railway lines. Lord Elgin and Joseph Howe spoke for Canada. The appendix contains supporting documents relating to the celebration, the city of Boston and trade with Canada. The map is "A skeleton map of Rail-Roads between Cape Canso and St. Louis, compiled under the direction of the Committee appointed by the City of Council of Boston for celebrating the opening of Railway communication between the Atlantic at Boston, the Canadas and the Great West, Sept. 17th, 1851. By E.S. Chesborough, City Engineer."
$105.00 Book Number: 3601 Order / Enquire
Southern Germany. (Wurtembery and Bavaria). Handbook for Travellers.
Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1910., 16cm, the 11th edition, xxx,364p., with 36 maps & 45 plans, (many folding), mapped endpapers, original red cloth, gilt titles, a fine copy. (tgc).
$31.50 Book Number: 17965 Order / Enquire
Southern Germany. (Wurtemberg and Bavaria). Handbook for Travellers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1910., 16cm, 11th edition revised, xxx,364p., with 36 maps & 45 plans, (many folding), 1 mapped endpaper, index, original red cloth, gilt titles, very good to fine copy. (tgc).
|$50.00||Book Number: 20694||Order / Enquire|
Austria, including Hungary, Transylvania, Dalmatia and Bosnia. Handbook for Travellers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1900., 16cm, the 9th revised and augmented, xvi,479p., with 30 maps, 36 plans and diagrams, (including folding and double page, in colour) mapped endpapers, original red cloth, gilt titles, wear on the spine cap, titles clear, lower hinge and spine repaired else a very good sound copy (tgc)
|$125.00||Book Number: 20892||Order / Enquire|
Great Britain. Handbook for Travellers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1897., 16cm, 4th revised edition, lxiv,556p., with 16 maps & 30 plans, and a panorama, (many folding), original red cloth, gilt titles, a fine copy. (tgc).
$50.00 Book Number: 30713 Order / Enquire
BEAULIEU, Lord Montagu of
The Motoring Montagus The Story of the Montagu Motor Museum.
London. Cassell. 1959., 22cm, xiii,144p., numerous photographs, original red cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good to fine copy (S15)
$21.00 Book Number: 15836 Order / Enquire
An Ordinance to provide for theimprovement, during the Winter Season, of the Queen's Highways in thisProvince, and for other purposes. / Ordonnance pour pourvoir l'amlioration des grands chemins de la reine, dans cette province, enhiver, et pour d'autres objets. Ordained and Enacted by the authority.C. Poulett Thomson.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Quebec. Printed by J.C. Fisher & W. Kemble, LawPrinters to Her Majesty. 1840., single sheet, 66 x43.5cm, (26" x 17"),double columns, bilingual, fine condition. "Enacted . in the city ofMontreal, the thirteenth day of May., one thousand eight hundred andforty" At head of both English and French titles: Anno tertio Victoriaereginae, 1840, cap. XXV. Amicus 1. WorldCat. 1 copy - McGill.
|$250.00||Book Number: 34471||Order / Enquire|
Capital Formation in Canada 1896-1930.
Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 1955., 25cm, x,163p., appendix, notes, index, tables, previous owner's name on fro nt endpaper, original blue cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good copy ( eds)
$31.50 Book Number: 19515 Order / Enquire
CADFRYN-ROBERTS, John, (edited & introduced by)
Coaches and Trains. Golden Ariels, No. 7).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Princeton. D. Van Nostrand Co. 1965., 24cm, 12p., plus 20 colour plates, brown decorated cloth, a fine copy in fine colour illustrated jacket (ds1). - Volume 2 of a series "19th Century Transport Prints"
$25.00 Book Number: 28266 Order / Enquire
CAMPBELL Robert D.
Rapids and Riverboats on the Wanganui River.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Wanganui, New Zealand. Wanganui Newspapers Ltd. 1990., 8vo, 24cm, first edition, 272p., many illustrations, mapped endpapers, appendices, notes & sources, index, green cloth, near fine in near fine jacket (s3.4). ~ A history of the Hatrick and Co. Riverboat Company, 1891 - 1958.
$75.00 Book Number: 26454 Order / Enquire
Tables of the Trade and Navigation of the Dominion ofCanada, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1868. Compiled from OfficialReturns. Customs. /With: Trade and Navigation of the Provincial Canalsof Canada.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Printed by Hunter, Rose. 1869., x,325,53,28p., foldingtables, original printed blue wraps, fine. (cnds)
$50.00 Book Number: 9697 Order / Enquire
CANADA. Department of Public Works.
To Accompany Report -Georgian Bay Ship Canal, 1908. - Typical Views on the Projected Route.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. 1909., Tall8vo, 25cm, being 24 folding panoramic views, originalprinted grey wraps, wraps are very good, internally a fine copy. (On) The views include: Montreal Harbour - Ste. Ane de Bellevue - Carillon Dam- Long Sault Rapids - Hawkesbury - City of Hull from Ottawa - ChaudiereFalls, Ottawa - Parliament Hill and Rideau Canal Locks, Ottawa - ChatsFalls - Allumettes Rapids - Deep River (Ottawa River) above McQuestions- DesJoachims Rapids - Deux Riviere Rapids from foot - Above DeuxRuiviere Rapids - Confluence of Mattawa and Ottawa Rivers - Mattawa Riverat Big Paresseux Falls - West End of Trout Lake (summit) - French River,7 miles below Chaudiere Falls - Little Pine Rapid, French River - FrenchRiver looking towards Pickerel River - The Horseshoe Pickerel River -Narrows of the Pickerel River below the Twin Islands - Pickerel River 3miles above Ox Lake - Ox Lake - Dalles Rapids.
$150.00 Book Number: 30815 Order / Enquire
Georgian Bay Ship Canal.Report upon Survey, With Plans and Estimates of Cost, 1908.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa.King's Printer. 1909., 8vo. 26.5cm, xxii,601p., with 26 colour foldingmaps, 6 plates, 22 illustrations, 9 graphs, original printed grey wraps,expertly restored, fine thus. (cdn) This survey includes characteristicsof the route and details of the project; channels; locks, dams, bridges,etc. As well there are detailed descriptions locations and place in theprojected route; Montral to Des Joachims via the Ottawa river toGeorgian Bay. An exhaustive study it covered every detail including waterlevels, storage and supply, flow etc and considered lumber interests andfloating of logs; distances, time of transit; terminal harbours, lengthof the navigation season, time of construction; unit prices; detailedestimates of cost and summaries, with estimate plans; maintenance; bargecanal vs. ship canal; conclusions and acknowledgements.
|$100.00||Book Number: 34699||Order / Enquire|