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The Woman In Egyptian Art.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. McGraw- Hill Book Company. 1969., 27x24cm, 59,112p., with 40 colour plates, 129 illustrations, bibliography, illustrated endpapers, gilt stamped fine linen, a fine copy in fine jacket (s17)
$20.00 Book Number: 28422 Order / Enquire
Half a Century of Australian Progress, a Personal Retrospect. Part I: Itinerary of the Tour of a Revisit. Part II: A Series of Articles on General Questions of Australasia, The Colonies, and The Empire Generally.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington., 1889. 8vo. 22.5cm, xxiii,423p., ads, with 3 colour folding maps, appendix, index, original olive green cloth, gilt titles and decorations, internal library stamps a very good sound copy (tgc)
$105.00 Book Number: 4598 Order / Enquire
The Government Party: Organizing and Financing the Liberal Party of Canada, 1930-58. (Canadian Government Series, No.20).
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 1977., 8vo. 23.5cm, xxiv,507p., notes, index, black cloth, fine in fine jacket (s16/17) An intensive analysis of the Liberal Party in Canada and the process of national government within the Canadian federal system.
$31.50 Book Number: 7877 Order / Enquire
WHITEHILL, Walter Muir
Dumbarton Oaks The History of a Georgetown House and Garden 1800-1966.
Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 1967., 25cm, x,147p., index, illustrations, previous owner's name on the front free endpaper, original red cloth with gilt spine titles, a fine copy in very good jacket (S16)
$12.50 Book Number: 20082 Order / Enquire
Maps illustrating The Isthmus of Tehuantepec. [Tehuantepec Railway Company].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. D. Appleton & Co., 1852., 8vo, 23.5cm, 1p., with 8 very large folding engraved maps, these large fragile maps have been professionally expertly backed, cleaned, restored and rehinged, (requiring 14 hours), rebacked in the original blind decorated cloth boards, gilt titles on the upper cover, fine and rare thus (cgc) A series of detailed typographical maps pre-pared under the direction of Maj. J.G. Barnard, U.S. Engineers, Chief Engineer of the Tehuantepec Railroad Company of New Orleans, Louisiana. A proposal in response to the Mexican government granting foreign concessions for a railway, 192 miles long, to span the Tehuantepec isthmus in the 1850's. In 1882, the Mexican government resolved to build the railway itself but it was not finished until 1907 under British contract. The primary map measured 42x 16 inches; The other seven maps detail portions of the area, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific coasts.
|$749.98||Book Number: 26503||Order / Enquire|
WILLIAMS, Robert C.
Russian Art and American Money 1900-1940.
Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 1980., 23.5cm, 309p., index, illustrations from photographs, minor pencil notations in the margins, blue cloth, a very good to fine copy in very good complete jacket (S17)
$8.75 Book Number: 16980 Order / Enquire
WILLIAMS, Thomas, (Transcribed & Edited by)
The Registers of theParish of Halsall, 1606-1754. [ Lancashire Parish Register Society. Vol.105.]
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Preston. The Society. 1966., 8vo, 22cm, viii,204p., baptisms,burials, marriages, indexes of names, places, trades & professions,original dark green gilt decorated cloth, gilt spine titles, fine (bh).
$85.00 Book Number: 31846 Order / Enquire
WILLIAMSON, Dr. George C.
The Miniature Collector. A Guide forthe Amateur Collector of Portrait Miniatures.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Dodd, Mead andCompany. 1921., 12mo, 19cm, xii,308p., colour frontis, 32 monochromeplates, 3 line illustrations, bibliography, appendix, index, dark bluecloth, a fine copy (art). ~ An excellent reference including a chapterAmerican miniature painters. With a complete list of persons who sat fortheir portraits to William Wood, 1768-1809 never before published.
$25.00 Book Number: 33970 Order / Enquire
Robert Harris, 1849-1919. An Unconventional Biography.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. McClelland & Stewart Toronto., 1970. 8vo. xvii,(1),222p., colour frontis and 46 plates and illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index, white cloth, a fine in slightly worn colour illustrated slip case (S18) Harris emigrated to Prince Edward Island with his family in 1856. He became a popular illustrator and portrait painter. He is chiefly remember for his famous historical painting "The Fathers of Confederation" The book describes how Harris lived as an artist in a country in which art was of little interest to most citizens. Using the artist letters as his source, Williamson reconstructs Harris's early years, his travels, his work as a portraitist, his teaching methods and principles, the artistic and political life in Montreal and his relationships with members of his family.
$17.50 Book Number: 5251 Order / Enquire
Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the Liberal Party.A Political History. In Two Volumes.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. George N. Morang & Co.1903., 21cm, 472 & 472pp. frontis portrait, red cloth, gilt titles,t.e.g., previous owner's gift inscriptions and "National Liberal Party"on the front endpapers, a very good set. (cdn)
|$65.00||Book Number: 36448||Order / Enquire|
John Northway A Blue Serge Canadian.
Toronto. Burns and MacEachern Limited. 1965., 22.5cm, xv,235p., 4 illustrations, notes, index, original blue cloth with gilt spine titles, a fine copy in very good jacket (S4)
$8.75 Book Number: 16031 Order / Enquire
WINTEMBERG, W. J.
Lawson Prehistoric Village Site, Middlesex County, Ontario.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. National Museum of Canada, Bulletin No. 94. No date., 25cm, 104p., bibliography, index, plates and figures, index, red cloth with gilt titles, a fine copy (cnds)
$20.00 Book Number: 22417 Order / Enquire
Old Woman at Play.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited. 1978., 21.5cm, 148p., illustrations, previous owner's inscription on front endpaper, brown cloth, a very good copy in very good jacket (s18.5)
$17.50 Book Number: 24835 Order / Enquire
Ivan Eyre. [Laidin:] A portfolio with signed colour print "Laylak" and Poem "The Edge ofFire. For Ivan Eyre" by & signed George Woodcock.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: JDon Mills. Fitzhenry& Whiteside Limited. ., Folio. 34cm, number 110 of a limitededition of 150 signed copies, 191p., 183 colour plates, 177 black &white plates, appendices, bibliography, cream buckram with author'sfacsimile signature in red, in cream buckram covered clamshell box, finein fine case. (agc) A lavishly illustrated and finely bound tribute toCanadian artist, Ivan Eyre. Eyre's print "Laylock" and poem by GeorgeWoodcock were composed and printed for this limited edition. Printdocumentation signed by artist is included.
|$400.00||Book Number: 34183||Order / Enquire|
Modern Trout Fly Dressing. With many illustrations and dressings of over 400 flies.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Offices of the Fishing Gazette. 1932., 12mo. 16cm, first edition, viii,224p., frontis, numerous illustrations, rear folding chart, general index, index to dressing of flies, 9 blank leaves for notes, full brown fabrikoid, gilt spine and cover titles, marbled endpapers, near fine in good complete dust jacket (gar). ~ A volume of the "Fishing Gazette Anglers' Library". The dressings for over 400 flies are described: wet and dry flies for trout, with grayling flies, flies for loch fishing, flies for sea trout, nymphs and spinners. An important reference.
$75.00 Book Number: 38161 Order / Enquire