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1 Cockfield, Jamie H. WITH SNOW ON THEIR BOOTS: THE TRAGIC ODYSSEY OF THE RUSSIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN FRANCE DURING WORLD WAR I.
New York St. Martin's Griffin 1999 0312173563 / 9780312173562 Soft Cover Very Good 
396 pp, 8 3/16" H. B&w photographs. "In 1916, in an exchange of human flesh for war material, the Russian government sent to France two brigades to fight on the side of their French allies. By the end of World War I, these two brigades had experienced their own form of the Russian Revolution, had been isolated at a southern training post in a disciplinary move by the French government, had battled against each other in what was one of the first confrontations of the Russian Civil War, and had emerged from the conflict as a single force, the Russian Legion of Honor, which would remain loyal to France until the end of the war. The remarkable story of these Russian soldiers has been basically overlooked by historians - until now. (This book) explores the journey and transformation of these men and, in doing so, examines the impact of the revolution on the Russians who were caught in the middle of wartime alliances and nationalist ardor. A microcosm of the political, social, and military struggle that was to occur in Russia in 1917 and in the years to follow, (it) also looks at the changes in the relationship between France and Russia during and after the war." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, three light creases down spine, minor soiling on bottom of book. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
2 Ferns, H.S. (Signed) (Foreword by Malcolm Muggeridge.) READING FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: ONE MAN'S POLITICAL HISTORY.
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, (1983), Ist edition. 
374 pp, 8vo, HC in dust jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. "Henry Stanley Ferns was born in Calgary in 1913. His autobiography retells the intellectual and political odyssey of a concerned and active twentieth-century man - a man who has come to conclude that Marxism does not fit the facts, that bureaucracies are now a problem, that government is theft, that universities should be removed from the control of the government, and that religion is essential for freedom." Minor edgewear to boards, light browning to textblock edges. Dust jacket has light edgewear, light wrinkling at top edge, one 1/2" tear at top of rear flap fold, edges browned. VG+/G+ 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE WORLD OF ODYSSEUS., Finley, M.I.  Introduction by Simon Hornblower.
3 Finley, M.I. Introduction by Simon Hornblower. THE WORLD OF ODYSSEUS.
London Folio Society 2002 Hard Cover Very Good+ 
193 pp, 10" H. Bound in full brick-red cloth printed with a design by Grahame Baker in black and white. Map endpapers, colour plates. "This edition follows the text of the second revised edition (of 1978) with minor emendations." Contents: Introduction; Author's Preface; Homer and the Greeks; Bards and Heroes; Wealth and Labour; Household, Kin, and Community; Morals and Values; Appendix I: The World of Odysseus Revisited; Appendix II: Schliemann's Troy - One Hundred Years After; Biblio-graphical Essay; Index of Passages Quoted; General Index. Light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Slipcase has a very tiny dent on one front edge, very minor rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
4 Folio Society. (Michael Wood, Chapman Pincher, Sue Bradbury, Simon Goldhill.) FOLIO. WINTER 1998.
Folio Society, London, 1998. 
32 pp, 8 1/4" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w illustrations. Contents: Editorial; In Search of Lost Time (journey to Mesopotamia); The Second Oldest Profession (writers and spies); The Cockney Alphabet; Knowing Homer (legacy of the Odyssey myth); Keats-Shelley Memorial Prize 1999. Interior - cigarette odor, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, tiny curl to top/bottom corners of book. Very Good 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
FLASHMAN AND THE REDSKINS.  FROM THE FLASHMAN PAPERS, 1849-50 AND 1875-76., Fraser, George MacDonald.  Dust jacket art by Barbosa.
5 Fraser, George MacDonald. Dust jacket art by Barbosa. FLASHMAN AND THE REDSKINS. FROM THE FLASHMAN PAPERS, 1849-50 AND 1875-76.
Collins, London, 1982, first edition. 
479 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Map endpapers. "When the tide of battle surged over the slopes of Little Bighorn, and Sitting Bull's braves gathered for the final charge that would sweep away the gallant remnant of Custer's 7th Cavalry, a clarion voice was heard above the crash of shots and whistle of arrows, the war-whoops and the pounding hooves: - Readers of his previous adventures will not fail to identify the speaker, or to recognise the tall, distinguished figure in evening dress, tails and whiskers, fleeing the stricken field: Sir Harry Flashman, V.C., veteran of countless retreats from battle and bedchamber, the most decorated coward of the Victorian age, was meeting his fate with the same matchless poltroone ry and deafness to duty and decency which had sustained him through a lifetime of dishonourable service, and endeared him to a generation of readers. But how the arch-cad of Dr Arnold's Rugby found himself in the climactic struggle of the Ame r i c a n West is only one chapter in an odyssey as hair-raising and scandalous as any in his six earlier volumes of memoirs. He traces it with his usual shameless candour and caustic humour, from the wagon-trains of the Forty-Niners, when he foug ht h is t er r ified way across the Plains in command of a bordello on wheels, to the holocaust of Bent's Fort and the horrors of scalp-hunting raids, Apache warpaths, dinner parties with Custer, captivity among the Sioux, confrontations with Pres ide nt Gra nt and W ild Bill Hickock, duels, escapes, conspiracies, and shoot-outs - to say nothing of passionate encounters with Indian belles, dusky beauties, enthusiastic widows, and mysterious adventuresses. This is Flashy's West as only he ca n de scr ibe it - th e W est, at once legendary and authentic, of Mangas Colorado and Kit Carson, of Custer and Spotted Tail, of Crazy Horse and the Deadwood stage, a pageant of savage warriors and Mountain Men, glory-hunting soldiers and gunfighter s, ga mble rs, ecc entri cs, scoundrels, and those extraordinary folk, white and Indian, who broke the trails or resisted the invasion." Book slightly cocked, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine/hinges, very light speckles of foxing on top of te xt blo ck. Dust jac ket ha s be en price clipped, has minor edge wear/wrinkling, soft wrinkles at top edge of rear flap, light rubbing. Very Good-/Very Good 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
6 Grimley, Gordon, compiled and edited by. WICKED VICTORIANS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF CLANDESTINE LITERATURE OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
London Odyssey 1970 850951208 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 
224 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). **ADULT MATERIAL** "The six decades of Queen Victoria's reign - popularly still considered a 'repressive' era - saw the emergence of more erotic and pornographic literature than at any other time in our history, not excluding the present. Hundreds of titles of all grades and shades of erotica were secretly printed and sold throughout England. This anthology, with an Introduction and prefacing notes, uniquely reproduces chapters, passages and bawdy verses." Bump to top corner of boards, very light wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has light wrinkling at top of spine and flap-folds, waterstain and dye offset at bottom of spine and front panel - mainly shows on inside surface, light rubbing to surfaces. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
7 Jones, Courtway. Cover art by Teresa Fasolino. DRAGON'S HEIRS TRILOGY. FIRST BOOK. IN THE SHADOW OF THE OAK KING. SECOND BOOK. WITCH OF THE NORTH. THIRD BOOK. A PRINCE IN CAMELOT. 3 VOLUME SET.
Pocket, New York, (1992, 1994, 1995), Ist pb printings. 
340 pp, 332 pp, 367 pp, - mass market paperbacks - 3 volumes. "In a moonlit grove, a boy is prepared for sacrifice to the Druid's god - the Oak King. Saved from death by a mysterious blacksmith, he begins an enthralling odyssey...The boy is Pelleas, bastard son of Uther the Pendragon. The smith is Myrddin, known as a sorcerer wise in countless arts. Through Pelleas' eyes unfolds the harsh, violent, surprising world of fifth-century Britain: a land torn by strife, struggling toward glory, and changed forever when a royal baby - Arthur - is smuggled to a remote island. There Arthur is raised by Myrddin, Pelleas and the enchanting child Nithe...until it is time for him to pull the sword from the anvil, taking his place asking of the Britons..." Interiors - book three has old price and bookstore stamp on first page, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exteriors - very light edge wear, spines have a few very faint creases. VG 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
8 Joyce, James. ULYSSES.
London Bodley Head 1949 Hard Cover Good- 
766 pp, 8 1/8" H. Medium green cloth with gilt lettering on spine, blindstamped bow on front board, top edge green. 4th printing of the unlimited edition of 1937. Appendices: A: International Protest Against the Unauthorized & Mutilated Edition of 'Ulysses' in the U.S.A. / Injunction; B: A Letter from Mr Joyce to the Publisher of the First American Edition / The Decision of the United States District Court Rendered December 6, 1933, by Hon. John M. Woolsey Lifting the Ban on 'Ulysses' / The Decision of the United States Court of Appeals, Rendered August 7, 1934 / Foreword to the First American Edition; C: Biblio- graphy of Works by Mr. James Joyce. Foyle's book store label on front pastedown. Previous owner's name in ink on free front endpaper; light fading to color at top/bottom of spine and hinges - slight fading on rest of spine, bottom edge of boards and on top of text block; a few tiny bumps to bottom edge of boards; slight bump at three corners; small faint cup ring mark on front board; bump at top rear corner; two very small foxing marks on bottom of text block; small bump/crease at fore-edge of pages 749 to end of book; tiny crease at top corner of page leaves 389 to 402; a few tiny scuffs to edges of text block; minor soiling. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
STORIES FROM THE ILIAD OR THE SIEGE OF TROY & STORIES FROM THE ODYSSEY.  2 VOLUMES FROM THE "TOLD TO THE CHILDREN" SERIES., Lang, Jeanie.  (Homer.)
9 Lang, Jeanie. (Homer.) STORIES FROM THE ILIAD OR THE SIEGE OF TROY & STORIES FROM THE ODYSSEY. 2 VOLUMES FROM THE "TOLD TO THE CHILDREN" SERIES.
London T.C. & E.C. Jack Hard Cover Good W. Heath Robinson. 
119 pp + 118 pp, 6" H - 2 volumes. 8 colour plates (including frontispiece) per volume. No date. Stories of the Trojan War and Odysseus' wanderings following it, retold for children. Each book has a blank Thoreau Macdonald bookplate at front. Books are slightly cocked, have light fading to spine color, light browning to edges of text blocks and on endpapers, small label on rear pastedown, small number stamp on rear free endpaper, some toning to page margins and gutters. Iliad has light wear at top/bottom of spine, very small bump at botom corner of boards. Odyessy has moderate wear at top/bottom of spine, small area of soiling on top of text block, one very small corner bump, small area of surface paper loss on text page 105 - piece is glued to verso of opposite illustration page, three page leaves roughtly opened at bottom edge - archivally repaired. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
FRONTLINE AIRLINE:  TROOP CARRIER PILOT IN WORLD WAR II., Lester, John R. (Bob), Lieutenant Colonel, USAF (Ret.)
10 Lester, John R. (Bob), Lieutenant Colonel, USAF (Ret.) FRONTLINE AIRLINE: TROOP CARRIER PILOT IN WORLD WAR II.
Sunflower University Press, Manhattan, KS, 1994. 
192 pp, 8vo (8 15/16" H), soft cover. ISBN 0897451791 B&w photographs. "John R. Lester describes his work as a reminiscence - after 50 years - of being 19- or 20-something, with wings, in the whirlwind of war. His narrative reflects the innocent optimism, the adventure, and the youthful sense of immortality of the time - from induction through Cadet training to become a pilot. This is a personal odyssey into combat in a Troop Carrier Group of the 5th Air Force, from New Guinea to J a p a n . Troop Carrier, says the author, 'was a different breed of cat'. Although they hauled 'everything imaginable', their primary purpose was to put paratroopers and gliders into combat behind enemy lines and to maintain a conduit of supply fo r co mb at s i tutations, initially using the C-47 Skytrain and then the C-46 Commando." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - book is slightly cocked, very light edge wear, small area of surface paper loss o n f ro nt cov er due t o sticker removal. Very Good- 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
FAMILIAR MYSTERIES:  THE TRUTH IN MYTH., Lowry, Shirley Park.
11 Lowry, Shirley Park. FAMILIAR MYSTERIES: THE TRUTH IN MYTH.
New York Oxford University Press 1982 0195029259 / 9780195029253 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
339 pp, 8vo (8 3/8" H). B&w illustrations. "Have you ever wondered why so many heroes - from Odysseus to Tom Sawyer - journey to the underworld? Or why virgin births occur in so many stories around the world? In this first comprehensive view of mythology directed toward the general reader, Shirley Park Lowry tells why we find recurring patterns and symbols in stories that are centuries - and continents - apart. Drawing upon tales ranging from the ancient Middle East to modern North America, Lowry shows how 'myths reflect and dramatize ordinary experience, illuminating our deepest and least articulated hopes, fears, and quandries. Their extravagant plots and images are recognizable because they are the language of our own dreams.' Lowry defines what myths are; why they are important; what they share with folk tales, dreams and fantasies; how we developed a symbolic language and what such symbols as blood, milk, sunlight, and monsters mean; how heroes from Moses and Jesus to Charlemagne and Superman relate to one another; and how myths reconcile us to life's limitations." Small bump at top corner of each board, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has been price-clipped, has light edge wear/wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap folds, one small edge tear, light edge browning. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
MY GRANDFATHER'S WAR:  CANADIANS REMEMBER THE FIRST WORLD WAR, 1914-1918., Mathieson, William D.
12 Mathieson, William D. MY GRANDFATHER'S WAR: CANADIANS REMEMBER THE FIRST WORLD WAR, 1914-1918.
Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, (1982), 1st paper back edition. 
338 pp, large 8vo (9" H), soft cover. ISBN 0771597312. B&w photographs. "....(Bill Mathieson embarked) on a three-year odyssey, which took him over twenty-thousand miles, across Canada and to Europe. He met hundreds of veterans, taped their st ories, borrowed their letters, diaries, and journals, and browsed through their photo albums. In his spare time he combed archives and public libraries. The result is a moving oral history....reinforced with the best materials from printe d s o u r c e s , and the resulting blend brings vividly to the reader the ideals, the hopes, the fears, and the agonies of the men and women who lived through the Great War...." Interior - cigarette odor, very light browning to pages, otherwise c le a n an d ti gh t wi th no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge wear, book lightly cocked, light browning, several creases on spine, one tiny corner crease, minor soiling. Very Good- 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
MY GRANDFATHER'S WAR:  CANADIANS REMEMBER THE FIRST WORLD WAR, 1914-1918., Mathieson, William D.
13 Mathieson, William D. MY GRANDFATHER'S WAR: CANADIANS REMEMBER THE FIRST WORLD WAR, 1914-1918.
Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1981. 
338 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0771595387 Map endpapers, sepiatone photographs. "....(Bill Mathieson embarked) on a three-year odyssey, which took him over twenty-thousand miles, across Canada and to Europe. He met hundreds of veterans, taped their stories, borrowed their letters, diaries, and journals, and browsed through their photo albums. In his spare time he combed archives and public libraries. The result is a moving oral history....reinforc e d w i t h t h e best materials from printed sources, and the resulting blend brings vividly to the reader the ideals, the hopes, the fears, and the agonies of the men and women who lived through the Great War...." Small business label on front pa st e do wn , ti n y fa int mark on fore-edge of textblock, slight bump at bottom of rear hinge and at one corner, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wear - a few tiny chips, moderate edge wrinkling, several edge t ear s - o ne wit h old t ap e a nd two archivally taped, liquid stain at top of spine, light rubbing. VG/G 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
14 Nero, Robert. THE SITE: A PERSONAL ODYSSEY.
Natural Heritage, Toronto, 2001. 
95 pp, 9" H, soft cover. ISBN 1896219705 B&w photographs, map. "Poetry or potsherds? That's the surprising dilemma one of Canada's well-known nature writers confronts in this highly personalized account of a lifetime's involvement as an avocatio nal archaeologist. With deft descriptive powers, (he) leads us gently into this new facet of his amazing spectrum of interest. Not unexpectedly, there even is poetry in his approach to studying prehistoric remains! From childhood to adolesc e n c e , to wartime service with the U.S. Army in the Southwest Pacific, from exploring the vast sand dunes of Lake Athabasca to excavating a 3000-year-old-site he discovered west of Winnipeg, Nero allows us to share his enthusiasm and excitement in o ut do or adventures." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. Fine 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
ONLEY'S ARCTIC:  DIARIES AND PAINTINGS OF THE HIGH ARCTIC., Onley, Toni.  Foreword by George Woodcock.
15 Onley, Toni. Foreword by George Woodcock. ONLEY'S ARCTIC: DIARIES AND PAINTINGS OF THE HIGH ARCTIC.
Vancouver Douglas & McIntyre 1989 088894666X / 9780888946669 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Toni Onley. 
166 pp, 10 3/4" H. Colour and b&w illustrations - reproductions, photographs, maps. "Toni Onley made his first trip to the High Arctic in 1974 aboard a Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker, the CCGS Louis S. St. Laurent. He returned the following year, this time piloting his small flying boat on a 10,000 kilometre odyssey into the eastern Arctic from Vancouver, B.C. Eleven years later, he and poet Claude Peloquin boarded another coast guard vessel on a voyage to confirm Canada's cultural sovereignty in northern waters. During each of these trips, Onley kept a diary of his daily observations: the unexpected colour, the mysterious quality of the light, the meteoric changes in the weather, the way land and sea and sky converge to tease the eye. The diaries also make many allusions to historical events and environmental concerns, and provide a lively commentary on life abaord ship and in the air. As an artist, Onley found his paintings ready-made in a landscape stripped to its bare essentials. His three trips inspired more than 200 watercolours, prints, oils and pencil drawings, of which 122 are represented here. In these stunning works, Onley exhibits his characteristic skill with a watercolour brush, capturing the fleeting light and shadow and the fragile, vulnerable beauty of the far north." Tiny dent on top edge of front board and a very small dent on the bottom edge. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling - mainly at top edge, two tiny dents on front hinge. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE ODYSSEY OF HOMER., Palmer, George Herbert, translator.  (Homer.)
16 Palmer, George Herbert, translator. (Homer.) THE ODYSSEY OF HOMER.
Cambridge, Massachusetts Houghton Mifflin 1929 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good - N.C. Wyeth. 
314 pp, 10 1/2" H. Red boards with gilt lettering/banding on spine, gilt lettering/decoration on front board. Pictorial endpapers. Sixteen colour plates (including frontispiece) by N.C. Wyeth (collated). The epic story of the adventures of Odysseus, translated into prose. Contents: The Council of the Gods; The Departure of Telemachus; At Pylos; At Lacedaemon; The Raft of Odysseus; The Landing at Phaeacia; The Welcome of Alcinous; The Stay in Phaeacia; The Cyclops; Circe; The Land of the Dead; The Sirens; From Phaeacia to Ithaca; The Stay with Eumaeus; Telemachus and Eumaeus; The Recognition by Telemachus; The Return of Telemachus to Ithaca; The Fight of Odysseus and Irus; The Meeting with Penelope; Before the Slaughter; The Trial of the Bow; The Slaughter of the Suitors; The Recognition of Penelope; Peace. Previous owner's small bookplate on front pastedown, small margin tear on title page and three other pages - archivally taped, some darkening to edges of text block, light wear at top/bottom of spine - a few tiny chips and tears at top of spine, very minor corner wear, light fading to color on spine and front hinge. 
Price: 85.00 USD
 
 
IN MY GRANDFATHER'S HOUSE., Poortvliet, Rien.  Calligraphy by Diane Lynch.
17 Poortvliet, Rien. Calligraphy by Diane Lynch. IN MY GRANDFATHER'S HOUSE.
Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1988, first American edition. 
240 pp, oblong (10 1/4" H x 12 1/8" D) hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0810911264 Beautifully illustrated in colour throughout. "(T)he fascinating saga, told with pen and brush, of a rural family in old Holland - the Poortvliets - going back ten generations to Cornelis Adriaensz, who died in 1649. Characteristically evocative, Poortvliet's work is remarkable in its ability to touch us. With equal skill he conveys the coziness of a comfortable house set in a bleak and brooding snowy landsc ape and the light-hearted revelry of a winter carnival. (This book) does not conjure up a romantic vision of the past - the Dutch countryside was not all tulips and windmills. There was hardship and hard work, like that of the young cowherd se e n h ere - an eight-year-old boy whose long and lonely day began at four o'clock in the morning and only ended when he returned home at six o'clock in the evening. We learn of the many Dutch families in the early days who endured the deaths of fi ve , t en , or more babies, and of their joy in those that survived. We even learn of such nocturnal annoyances as the families of noisy mice that shared the straw mattresses of the country folk. (The author's) colorful heritage, traced back to th e 1 60 0s , w hile it does not include rich and famous people, does include characters and stories to rival those of a soap opera in their intricacy and human interest. Those accounts are based on ancient documents such as birth and death certifica tes and ch urch records, some of which are reproduced. Exploring his own roots, Poortvliet captures the beauty in the faces and in the lives of the country people of Holland as he illuminates their odyssey into modern times." Light edge wear wit h a few tiny dint s on edges of boards, previous owner's signed bookplate on freont free endpaper, minor rubbing on boards. Dust jacket has small faint stain on inside of spine, slight yellowing to edges, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spin e an d fl ap-fo lds, s light wear at bottom of spine, a few faint rub lines. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
LABRADOR ODYSSEY:  THE JOURNAL AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF ELIOT CURWEN ON THE SECOND VOYAGE OF WILFRED GRENFELL, 1893., Rompkey, Ronald, ed.  Eliot Curwen.
18 Rompkey, Ronald, ed. Eliot Curwen. LABRADOR ODYSSEY: THE JOURNAL AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF ELIOT CURWEN ON THE SECOND VOYAGE OF WILFRED GRENFELL, 1893.
McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, (1996), Ist edition. 
231 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w photos. "A religious, well-educated Victorian, Eliot Curwen takes us into the heart of the colonial society he encountered. His journal provides insights into a pervasive sectarianism, the tawdry political world of St. John's, the rudimentary conditions aboard the fishing schooners, and the poverty of the Labrador 'livyers', the permanent white settlers who had intermarried with the Inuit. He provides fresh details about the lives of the Moravian Brethren, the first missionaries to the Native population, and comments on the wildlife, the natural environment, and the general disposition of the countryside. Curwen's candid remarks about Grenfell reveal details about the young missionary and social reformer not found elsewhere..." Light edge wear, tiny bump/scuff at bottom edge of front board, light waviness to top/bottom of textblock. Dust jacket has wrinkling and tiny tear at top of spine, light rubbing, irregular thin line indentation on rear panel. VG/VG 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY.  SPRING  2010.  VOLUME 19, NUMBER 2., Sarty, Roger, editor.  Mike Bechthold; Stephen A. Bourque; Grant N. Barry; Suzanne Evans; Arlene Doucette; Andrew Burtch; Hew Strachan.
19 Sarty, Roger, editor. Mike Bechthold; Stephen A. Bourque; Grant N. Barry; Suzanne Evans; Arlene Doucette; Andrew Burtch; Hew Strachan. CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY. SPRING 2010. VOLUME 19, NUMBER 2.
Waterloo, Ontario Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University 2010 11958472 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
80 pp, 11" H (magazine format). B&w photographs, maps, reproductions. Contents: Lost Normandy: The Odyssey of Worthington Force, 9 August 1944; Operational Fires: Lisieux and Saint-Lo - The Destruction of Two Norman Towns on D-Day; Beyond Concensus: 1st Canadian Infantry Division at Agira, Sicily, 24-28 July 1943; Coming in the Front Door: A History of Three Canadian Physiotherapists Through Two World Wars; From Belgium to Broadway: The Story of a German First World War Button; "Tact, diplomacy and an infinite store of patience": Cyprus and Canadian Peacekeeping; Foreword from Germany's Western Front: Translations from the German Official History of the Great War; Admiral Kingsmill and the Early Years of the Royal Canadian Navy - Part II. Interior - staples are lightly rusted, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge wear, small crease at bottom corner of rear cover - migrates into a few adjacent pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
20 Shortt, Terry. NOT AS THE CROW FLIES. A LIFETIME OF ADVENTURES IN EXOTIC AND UNTAMED LANDS.
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1975 0771081677 / 9780771081675 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Terry Shortt. Signed/inscribed by author/illustrator
255 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H). Signed by author under printed name on title page and inscribed by him on the half title page: "To Ruth: / with affection and / best wishes / Terry Shortt". B&w drawings. "A lifetime of adventure in the world's most exotic, untamed lands - an exuberant odyssey to distant islands, tropical forests and glacier-strewn Arctic wastes - the keen observations and infectious enthusiasm of an artist and model-maker - (this) is world-famous Terry Shortt's absorbing personal narrative of his more than forty years of field travel to the Galapagos, India, Africa, Ecudador, Northern Canada, Greenland and other far-flung destinations. Illustrated with the author's superb studies of nature and birdlife, these are more than memoirs. Vivid, sensuous, even poetic, Terry Shortt's writing conjures the world he has met and reproduced in over a thousand displays for the Royal Ontario Museum, in hundreds of illustrations for twenty books and thousands of sketches and drawings for publications throughout the world. (A)n anecdotal, entertaining celebration of a life-long devotion to nature by a master of nature lore and illustration." Three very tiny soiling marks on top of text block, minor edge wear. Dust jacket very light edge wear/wrinkling, very light browning on spine and flap-folds, light rubbing, small area of tiny soiling marks on front panel, crease at bottom of front panel, two edge tears archivally taped. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
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