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An Act to regulate the Militia of this Province, and to repeal the Acts now in force for that purpose. Assented to 19th May, 1855. [Statutes of the Province of Canada.Part Second. From 23rd February, 1855]. His Excellency Sir Edmund Walker Head, Baronet, Governor General.]
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Quebec. Printed by Stewart Derbyshire & George Desbarats, Law Printer to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty. 1855.,  23cm, pp.271-291, detached, in plain new wrappers, fine. (s8) A Militia Act to regulate the Provincial Militia, both Sedentary and Active, on the uniting of the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada.
$50.00                          Book Number: 30524                         Order / Enquire

Table Analytique de la Collection des Manuscrits du Marchal de Levis. [Collection des Manuscrits du Marchal de Levis. Vol. 12].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Quebec. Imprimerie de L.-J. Demers & Frere. 1895.,  4to, 27.5cm, 151p., indexes, grey printed wraps, wraps slightly dust worn else near fine (s8) The final volume of a 12 volume series; an analytical indexes grouped by originators of correspondence-Levis, Bourlamaque, Montcalm, Vaudreuil, Bigot. The complete set was collected and edited by Abbe H.R. Casgrain. An important reference of New France during the period of the French and Indian War.
$200.00                          Book Number: 25864                         Order / Enquire

DENISON, George T.
The Struggle for Imperial Unity. Recollections& Experiences.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  London. & Toronto. Macmillan and Co. & Macmillan Co ofCanada. 1909.,  8vo, first edition, x,422p., frontis portrait, foldingfacsimile, appendices, index, bound in half calf, gilt ruled raisedbands, full gilt decorations and borders in the panels, double crushedmorocco labels, gilt titles, cloth boards, t.e.g., smoke staied on theboards, endpapers and the untrimmed (deckled) fore-edge, a very goodworking (mt) ~ Among other things Denison was the commander of theToronto calvary, which his grandfather had started in 1839 as DenisonHorse. He was senior police magistrate from 1877 to 1923. Denison's viewson military matters were widely respected and his books were translatedinto Russian and Germany. The British army did not adopt these ideasuntil their worth was demonstrated by the disasters brought about duringthe South African War by blind adherence to older methods. (Storyp209).
$50.00                          Book Number: 33730                         Order / Enquire

DENTON, Edgar, (edited by)
Limits of Loyalty.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Waterloo. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 1980.,  8vo, 23cm, xii,128p., index, blue decorated cloth, near fine (cmt). - Essays from the Sixth Royal Military College Military History Symposium held in Kingston, Ontario in 1979. Authors include G.F.G. Stanley, Desmond Morton, Ira D. Gruber, Samuel F.Scott, Peter Hoffman and Gunther E. Rothenberg.
$12.50                          Book Number: 29654                         Order / Enquire

A Rattle of Pebbles The First World War Diaries of Two Canadian Airmen.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. Directorate of History, Monograph No. 4. 1987.,  tall8vo, 25cm, 366p., maps and illustrations, stiff printed wraps, (trade paperback), fine (s8).
$12.50                          Book Number: 29592                         Order / Enquire

No. 242 Squadron. The Canadian Years. The Storyof the RAF's All-Canadian" Fighter Squadron.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Stittsville. Canada'sWings, Inc. 1981.,  23cm, 177p., numerous photos, 5 maps, diagrams,appendices, bibliography, index, blue cloth, gilt spine titles, signedby the author, fine in fine illustrated jacket. (cmt) The fightersquadron fought in the Battle of France and the Battle of Britain. Withrolls of aircrew personnel and Canadian groundcrew.
$30.00                          Book Number: 32205                         Order / Enquire

The Tumbling Sky.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Stittsville. Canada'sWings. 1978.,  23cm, 324p., illustrations from photographs, appendix,index, blue cloth, signed by the author, a fine copy in fine jacket.(cmt)
$25.00                          Book Number: 32206                         Order / Enquire

HITSMAN, J. Mackay]
Canadian Militia Prior to Confederation.(Report No. 6). Militia of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince EdwardIsland. (Report No. 7)
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. Directorate of History. 1966,  4to. 28cm,112,42pp. (single-sided), typescript, reference notes, mimeographed leavesbound in brown cloth, gilt spine title, fine. (cmt) Two reports preparedby the senior historian with Canadian Forces Directorate of History. Dr.Hitsman writes of Canadian defense policy from the British Conquest to thewithdrawal of the British garrison.
$249.99                          Book Number: 32365                         Order / Enquire

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, 1914-1919. VOLUME TWO. The Roll of Honour and Appendices.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  London and Toronto. Hodder and Stoughton. 1923.,  8vo. 22cm, [i],391p., tipped in colour frontis, original wine cloth, black leather label, gilt titles, slight damp stain on the top freedge corner otherwise very good to fine copy (s8) Volume two contains mainly the Nominal Roll, pp69-377, appendices, and the index to volume 1.
$100.00                          Book Number: 29034                         Order / Enquire

History of the Department of Munitions andSupply. Canada in the Second World War. Volume I. Production Branches andCrown Companies. (Vol. 1 only).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. King's Printer. 1950.,  sm4to,25cm, xviii,520pp, frontis portrait, one large folding chart, originaltan buckram, black title panels, gilt titles and crests, fine(gar)
$50.00                          Book Number: 35256                         Order / Enquire

The History of The Corps of Royal Canadian Engineers. Volume One, 1749 - 1939. Volume II. 1936-1946. Maps compiled by P. Heinrichs & E.H. Ellwand.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. The Regiment. 1962-1966.,  24.5cm, in two volumes. 389 & 713pp. with 17 large colour folding maps & 153 plates and illustrations, colour mapped endpapers, appendices, glossary, references, index, blue cloth, signed by McDill to his wife, a very good to fine set. (cmt)
$200.00    Book Number: 37414         Order / Enquire

KIMBLE, George H.
Canadian Military Geography.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. Department of National Defence (Army) 1949.,  Sm4to. 25.5cm x,196p., with 21 maps including frontis, red cloth, gilt titles & Canadian Army crest on front, fine (s8). - A handbook issued by The Directorate of Military Training for the use by The Canadian Officers Training Corps. A general overview of Canadian geography covering physical features, climate, biology, agriculture, natural resources, manufacturing, trade, transportation and population. The author was Chairman, Department of Geography, McGill University.
$15.00                          Book Number: 23184                         Order / Enquire

Canadians On the Nile, 1882-1898. Being the Adventures of the Adventures on the Khartoum Relief Expedition and other Exploits.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Vancouver. University of British Columbia Press. 1978.,  8vo, 23cm, xix,184p. with 32 plates and illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, fine in fine jacket.(cmt). - A very good readable account.
$25.00                          Book Number: 37380                         Order / Enquire

Military Engineering (Vol. IV). Demolitions and Mining. 1934.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ottawa. Army Headquarters. 1940.,  8vo, 21.5cm, 289p., with 86 plates, illustrations & charts, index, quarter green cloth backed printed paper over boards, very good to fine (s8). - A World War Two Canadian reprint of the original British War Office edition of 1934.
$20.00                          Book Number: 27327                         Order / Enquire

Banshees of the Royal Canadian Navy.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Willowdale. Banshee Publication. 1991.,  folio, 30.5cm, 306, (14)pp., over 400 photo plates and illustrations including many in colour, diagrams, indexes, blue cloth, gilt titles, free fly inscribed by the author else fine in fine jacket (s8) A Canadian Naval aviation history based on 550 personal reminiscences and stories. The Royal Canadian Navy used the McDonnel F2H-3 Banshee figher jet from 1955 to 1966.
$65.00                          Book Number: 23990                         Order / Enquire

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