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THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 43
Oshawa, ON: Royal Canadian Legion, 1979.
Oblong octavo, blue pictorial cloth gilt, yellow endpapers. pp 160. Many photos. Lists of officers. Ex library, with removed label scar at rear, small scar to bottom of half title page, abrasion and whitening to upper outer corner of front free endpaper, mainly fine otherwise. Orange jacket has some sunning and abrasion to the spine, VG otherwise. History of this Oshawa, ON, branch.
$17.95 Book Number: 45494 Order / Enquire
ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS AND RECORDS. Vol. XXIII.
Toronto: Published by the Society, 1926.
Thick quarto, original black cloth. 564 pp + 18 plates and one folding map. Cracked inner hinges neatly repaired, mild wear to outer corners; VG otherwise. Contains 30 articles concerning Ontario history, including: "Some Facts About the Schooner 'Nancy' in the War of 1812", "First Settlements of Pennsylviania Mennonites in Upper Canada", "Shipbuilding and Navigation on Lake Ontario to September, 1816", "Canal Engineering Yesterday and To-Day", "The Law Society in Upper Canada in 1822", "The Diary of C.M. Wr ight, 58th Batallion, 14th Brigade, France", and much more, including more on the War of 1812. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$45.00 Book Number: 3977 Order / Enquire
ONTARIO COUNTY GAZETTEER AND CANADIAN CYCLOPAEDIA...
Toronto: J.S. Robertson, 1885.
Original brown bevel edge cloth bordered in blind, gilt lettered, red page edges. (3)- (10), 7-148, [2, blank] + maps and colour charts (two folding), Double-page colour railway map of Ontario inserted before title page; 20 leaves of county maps printed in colour on both sides at rear followed by four double page maps of Quebec (railway map, Eastern Townships, Province, Manitoba). Defective - bottom half of pp 9-10 clipped out (climate chart on recto, graph of national origins on verso), otherwise all maps and charts are present. Cloth split to rear joint repaired; spine a bit sunned; cracked inner hinges neatly repaired with paper; thin front free endpaper has browning and short tear at fore edges; leaf following title leaf has chips at margins (no text affected); in all just fair, but text and maps quite clean and unworn. The title page continues: "Containing historical sketches of Ontario and of the Dominion of Canada ... To which is added a compendium of interesting and useful information for the study, the office, the workshop, the farm and the household." Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$75.00 Book Number: 23059 Order / Enquire
LONDON AND ITS MEN OF AFFAIRS
London, Ontario: Advertiser Job Printing Company, no date (1915), 1915.
Original dark brown cloth gilt lettered on front cover. pp 207. Photos of prominent citizens and buildings, with biographical sketches and other text. Spine worn at tips; damp spots along lower margin of front cover; else a VG tight copy, internally fine, no owner names. Uncommon book. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$150.00 Book Number: 29771 Order / Enquire
Souvenir of Your Old Home Town NORTH BAY Ontario Canada. For Your Photo Album (cover title)
Twenty 7 x 9 cm cards in printed card case, suitable for mailing (Canada and US air, 1 cent, Britian 2 cents). The captioned cards reproduce old photos of North Bay views. Not dated, no publisher name, but the automobiles in the photos look 'teens or 1920s to me. Cards are in fine condition, case has some soiling, small scar, creases and tears to folding flap.
$35.00 Book Number: 31011 Order / Enquire
THE DISCOVERY & MAPPING OF THE GREAT LAKES 'SWEET-WATER' 1522-1703. An exhibition held at The Royal Ontario Musem March, 1954
Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum, 1954.
Square octavo, pp (2), 11, (2), stapled, in cream card covers printed in red and black. Errata sheet pasted inside front cover, tipped in colour map (Apian: Carta Geographica, 1541), one current map in text. The list of 69 maps at rear has been hand-numbered with a rubber stamp. Tidy red ink owner name at top of front cover, soft corner creases to covers, VG. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.
$10.00 Book Number: 33038 Order / Enquire
PIONEERS TO THE PRESENT: Biddulph Township Sesquicentennial History Book
Lucan, Ontario: The Corporation of the Township of Buddulph, 1998.
Quarto, green cloth. pp viii, 682, (2). Endpaper maps, many photos. Crease and repaired nick at head of spine, else a fine copy, no owner names. Southwestern Ontario local history. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$60.00 Book Number: 33679 Order / Enquire
Historical Review. Ontario Bicentennial edition 1984
(Stroud, Ontario, printed): Innisfil Township, 1984.
Octavo, light blue card covers. pp (ii), 270. Numerous photos. Front cover has creases; ink gift inscription on first page; good, clean and unworn copy otherwise. Ontario local history.
$19.00 Book Number: 34893 Order / Enquire
THE OWL, A Monthly Magazine Published by the Students of the University of Ottawa. Vol. X. September 1896 to September 1897
Ottawa: The Owl Publishing Company, 1897.
Octavo. Black cloth, spine gilt lettered. pp (iv), 548, iv (Index) + one plate; text in double columns. Moderate wear to spine tips and outer corners; text paper yellowed; rear inner hinge partially cracked but firm; some separations in gutters in text; shallow damp stain to upper margin of late leaves (well away from text); VG otherwise. Rare. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.
$100.00 Book Number: 35261 Order / Enquire
THE BOARD OF TRADE CITY OF TORONTO ANNUAL REPORT 1906
Toronto: R.G. McLean, 1906.
Octavo, blue ribbed cloth gilt, floral endpapers. pp 104, (lvi, ads). Personalized binding (R.A. Donald on front cover). Colour frontispice, many b&w photos, many pictorial ads of Toronto and area businesses. Lightly darkened spine has two small dark spots, else fine.
$45.00 Book Number: 36685 Order / Enquire
BRAMPTON'S 100th ANNIVERSARY AS AN INCORPORATED TOWN 1873-1973
Brampton, Ontario: The Corporation of the Town of Brampton and the Brampton Centennial Committee, 1973.
Quarto, gilt boards. pp 264 + 110, (2) pp of local ads. Well illustrated, some colour photos. Private owner ink inscription at top inside front cover, else fine. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required.
$24.95 Book Number: 37214 Order / Enquire
COBOURG SESQUICENTENNIAL 1837 - 1987
Cobourg, Ontario: The Cobourg Sequicentennial Celebrations Committee, 1987.
Oblong format, 23 x 30 cm, blue cloth, colour photographic endapers. pp iv, 99. Colour and b&w photos throughout. Front cover a bit bowed at left side, nice copy otherwise, no owner names. Dust jacket has some edge nicks, near fine otherwise. Edition of 3000 copies, this is no. 926. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required. Ontario local history.
$25.00 Book Number: 39184 Order / Enquire
ELORA HERITAGE FESTIVAL Saturday, February 15, 1975
Elora, Ontario: 1975.
Squarish octavo, pp , stapled, in card covers. Yellowing to inner margin of covers, creases to lower outer corners, VG otherwise. Program, map, mostly local ads. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.
$10.00 Book Number: 39556 Order / Enquire
CITY OF LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA: the pioneer period and the London of to-day
London, Ontario: London Printing & Lithographing Co., 1897.
Quarto, 12 inches, 31 cm. Original brown cloth gilt. pp (2)-9136) + large colour folding map of Western Ontario at front. Well illustrated with photos. Cracked inner hinges very neatly repaired with rice paper; small red ink price in upper outer corner of front free endpaper; small chips to lower margin of first few leaves, with Introduction leaf with small chips and short tears at fore and bottom edges, small chip to lower outer corner; moderate wear to spine ends and outer corners; light damp stains to upper outer corners of covers; else a VG clean and tight copy, no owner names.
$85.00 Book Number: 39973 Order / Enquire
NORTHERN ONTARIO CANADA: magnitude, climate, resources, progress, and advantages...Printed by the order of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Toronto: L.K. Cameron, King's Printer, 1912.
Octavo, card covers. pp 104 + very large colour folding map at rear. Many photos in text. The map has old cellophane tape repairs to portions of folds, which are now darkened and translucent, with some small paper loss; some recent repairs to folds with clear archival paper tape; VG clean, tight an unworn copy otherwise, no owner names. On front cover: "Farming, Lumbering, Mining, Hunting, Fishing, Canoeing, Settlers' Letters, Independent Homes". Designed to lure settlers to this vast land of evergreens, rocks, lakes, rivers, rocks, trees, rivers, lakes, more rocks, trees, lakes, black flies, brutal cold in winter, outstanding scenery and virgin wilderness. Note: 0.5 kg parcel, any default postage rate will be reduced.
$75.00 Book Number: 40370 Order / Enquire
PENLAKE: reflections on Peninsula Lake
Toronto: Stoddart, 1994.
Squarish octavo, blue boards. pp 144. 150 photos. Fine in fine jacket. Signed at front by seven members of the Peninsula Lake Historical Committee. Ontario local history - Muskoka. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required.
$25.00 Book Number: 41026 Order / Enquire
THE PEMBROKE CENTENNIAL SOUVENIR BOOK. Produced by the Centennial Committee commemorating the centennial of Pembroke's incorporaton as a village in 1858. During the week of July 6-12, 1958
Pembroke, Ontario: Printed by the Pembroke Observer, 1958.
Octavo. pp 157, , in white card covers printed in colours. Many photos and local ads in text. Text paper lightly toned, soft creases to front cover, else fine, no owner names. Ontario local history.
$25.00 Book Number: 41065 Order / Enquire
NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE ONTARIO 1781-1981
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario: Acton Press, 1981.
Quarto, 80 pp, black card covers. VG+ uncreased copy, no owner names. Many photos, drawing, local ads, map at rear. Ontario local history.
$15.00 Book Number: 41884 Order / Enquire
HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX, CANADA. Introduction and correction to the new edition by Daniel Brock. Index by Mrs. Muriel Moon
Belleville, Ontario: Mika, 1972.
Tall thick octavo, green cloth without jacket, as issued. pp (6), 6, (xi), (12)-1076 + extensive corrections and Index. Faint label shadow on spine, one small library rubber stamp, spine a little concave, near fine otherwise. Facsimile reprint, with new Introduction, corrections, and Index, of the Toronto, 1889, edition. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$75.00 Book Number: 41956 Order / Enquire
A HISTORY OF PEEL COUNTY to Mark its Centenary as a Separate County 1867-1967.
Brampton, Ontario: Corporation of the County of Peel, 1967.
Folio, 34 cm. Maroon cloth gilt. Colour endpaper maps. (288) pp. Well illustrated (some in colour). Minor rubbing to spine tips; small soft ripple from damp to upper outer corners of text; else a fine copy, no previous owner names. Ontario county history. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$35.00 Book Number: 42037 Order / Enquire