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Sir William Osler, 1849-1919. A Selection for Medical Students. Edited and with an Introduction by Charles G. Roland.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Toronto. The Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine. 1982., 22cm, 116p. 3 portrait plates, quarter bound in brown fabrikoid and linen boards, fine in fine jacket(S14)
$14.00 Book Number: 8189 Order / Enquire
Report of the Ottawa and Hull Fire Relief Fund, 1900.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. R.L. Crain Co. 1900., 24.5cm, 121p. with frontis folding map & 11 illustrations, (including 5 composites, & 1 folding panorama), small ink library stamp on the title else a fine copy (n12)
|$150.00||Book Number: 21969||Order / Enquire|
The Universal Magazine for April 1781. Offprinted: A Geographical and Historical Account of Nova Scotia, or Acadia, illustrated with a Whote-Sheet Map of the Country.
London. 1781., 8vo. 23.5cm, pp169-224. rebound in dark blue cloth, gilt titles on the upper cover, with the original printed blue wraps bound in, fine Contains a folding map; [Lodge]. A New and accurate Map of the Province of Nova Scotia in North America, from the latest Observations. 34x 42cm. - image seize is 28.6x 33cm (11x 13").
$314.99 Book Number: 13790 Order / Enquire
The Provincial: or, Halifax Monthly Magazine. Volume I. January to December
Halifax. Printed and Published by James Bowes and Son. 1852., tall8vo, 24cm, 480p., steel engraved frontis view (heavily foxed), index, prelims somewhat foxed and corners stained but mainly clean internally, in the original boards, re-backed, red leather label, gilt titles, new endpapers, very good to fine copy, rare An early Canadian literary periodical, pre-dating Confederation. Includes poetry, literary criticism, book reviews (including "Roughing It in the Bush"), and articles on Nova Scotia.
$209.99 Book Number: 19341 Order / Enquire
Defense du Mandement de Mgr. L'Evque de Montral. En date du 24 Octobre 1837. (caption title).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: n.p., n.d. ., 12mo, 17x 13cm, uncut, 8p., an original document, self wraps, foxed, rare (n12) Gagnon I, 1085. T.P.L. 2054. Ducharme, Catalogue No. 1 of the Victor Morin collection, no. 895, issued April, 1950, calls it trs rare, and prices it at $7.00. - The pamphlet is a defense of Bishop Lartigue's pastoral letter of October 24, 1837 denouncing the actions of the Patriote leaders.
$349.99 Book Number: 21820 Order / Enquire
The Canadians at War 1939/45.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Np. Reader's Digest Association., 1969. 26.5cm, in two volumes, 687p., richly illustrated, 11 folding maps, index, cloth, fine in very good jackets (S8)
$35.00 Book Number: 5850 Order / Enquire
Five contemporary pamphlets bound in One: 1. La Question Riel. (Joseph Adolphe Chapleau). 2. Discours sur la Question Riel, pronounce le 22 Mars, 1886, a la Chambre des Communes par L'Honorable S.D. Thompson, Ministre de la Justice, Ottawa. 3. Discoursde l'Honorable M. Chapleau a l'occasion de la motion faite a la Chambredes Communes, le 11 Mars, 1886, pour blamer le government d'avoir permis l'execution de Riel. 4. Riel. Response a Monsieur J.A. Chapleau. (Ernest Tremblay). 5. Le Cas de Louis Riel, condamne et execute pour haute Trahison. Rapport de Sir Alexander Campbell.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Queen's Printer. 1885 & 1886., 22cm, first editions, 67, 54, 39, 80 & 13pp., leaves browned, three-quarter blue morocco, pebbled blue cloth, raised bands,former owner's stamps on each pamphlet, near fine. (cgc) A series of pamphlets on the Northwest Rebellion of 1885 and the executing of Louis Riel on the charge of high treason. J.A. Chapleau was the Secretary of State in the Macdonald Government, and was blamed, along with John A. Macdonald, by Quebecers for the execution of Riel. Scarce publications,rarely seen as a collection, on a still controversial subject.
|$1200.00||Book Number: 34410||Order / Enquire|
Canada's First City Saint John. The Charter of 1785 and Common Council Proc
1962., 23cm, iii,214p., colour frontis, illustrations, green cloth, fine in fine jacket
$15.75 Book Number: 19363 Order / Enquire
Physicians' Panel on Canadian Medical History. An informal round-table discussion on the highlights of Canadian Medical History held in Lac Beauport, October 7, 1966.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. Schering Corporation. 1967., sq8vo. 23cm, n.p.p. illustrated with photographs and line drawings, blue cloth over boards, very good (mdds) Participates inc. Lloyd G. Stevenson, H.E. MacDermont, A.L. Murphy, etc.
$12.50 Book Number: 21336 Order / Enquire
[SMITH, W.W.]. By A.L.O.C.
The Story of a Dark Plot; or, Tyranny of the Frontier.
Boston. The Warren Press. 1903., 12mo. 19cm, first edition, 198p., frontis portrait, original maroon cloth, gilt titles on the spine and upper cover, fine bright copy (N1) The book concerns the attempted murder of W.W. Smith who was the Canadian Pacific Railway agent at the Sutton junction station in Quebec. It gives the history and background of the case, the court actions and the liquor selling ruffians. The allegation was that an American liquor seller had hired a Marboro, Mass bartender to remove Smith.
$52.50 Book Number: 14003 Order / Enquire
Souvenir of the Queen's Jubilee. An Account of the City of Saint John, New Brunswick, in Honour of the Jubilee Year of the Reign of Her Most Gracious Majesty, Queen Victoria.
Saint John, N.B. J.&A. McMillan. 1887., 19.5cm, iii,97p., brown decorated printed wraps, spine edges bit frayed, else very good to fine A detailed program of the events, from June 19th to 21st 1887, in celebration of the fiftieth year of Queen Victoria's reign. Includes a complete membership list of the Haymarket Square Polymorphian Club.
$122.50 Book Number: 13817 Order / Enquire
A.S. A Stevenson Sampler, 1945-1965. Selected by Alden Whitman.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Haprer & Row. 1965., 22cm, 45,p. Printed on rag paper, limited to 2475 copies, cloth, blind and gilt titles on the upper cover, fine in milar wrap as issued
$15.75 Book Number: 300 Order / Enquire
[THE CANADIAN Girl's Annual]
The Canadian Girl's Annual. Compiled by the Editor of "Little Folks".
London. Cassell and Company Ltd. 1920., 23.5x 17.5cm, (viii),232p., 4 colour plates including frontis, 29 black & white illustrations, original green blind-stamped cloth, colour plate laid down on the upper cover, gilt block titles and decorations on the spine and upper cover, on fragile paper, very good to fine copy thus (n4).
$59.50 Book Number: 11704 Order / Enquire
Anti-Gallic letters: addressed to His Excellency, the Earl of Gosford, governor-in-chief of the Canadas, by Camilus. [pseud.].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Printed at the Hearld Office. 1836., 18mo.14cm, 226p. original plain blue-gray wraps, slight dust worn at the edges, wraps frayed on the spine else a very good to fine copy in original state, rare. (cgc) T.P.L. 2005. Gagnon I-127. Not in Lande. The letters dated Montreal, 1835-36, inveigh against French opinion in Canada. Thom, a Scot, came to Canada about 1832 and became a lawyer and journalist. He was editor of the Montreal Herald, 1835-38, and a member of Lord Durham's staff in 1838.
|$2500.00||Book Number: 34265||Order / Enquire|
Canada's Alaskan Dismemberment. An Analytical Examination of the Fallacies underlying the Tribunal Award.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: At Niagara- on-the-Lake, Ontario. Printed by Charles Thonger. 1904., 19.5cm, 76p., cover title, printed blue wraps, disbound, wanting the bottom plain wrap, very good copy, rare Not in Casey, Hall, Wickersham, Ricks, etc. No standard references located.
$249.99 Book Number: 20536 Order / Enquire