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THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.  (PALGRAVE'S GOLDEN TREASURY OF SONGS & LYRICS.), Palgrave, Francis Turner, selected and arranged with notes by.  Robert Burns, Lord Byron, William Cowper, Thomas Gray, Robert Herrick, Charles Lamb, John Milton, Sir Walter Scott, William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth, Percy Bysshe Shelley, et al.
61 Palgrave, Francis Turner, selected and arranged with notes by. Robert Burns, Lord Byron, William Cowper, Thomas Gray, Robert Herrick, Charles Lamb, John Milton, Sir Walter Scott, William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth, Percy Bysshe Shelley, et al. THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. (PALGRAVE'S GOLDEN TREASURY OF SONGS & LYRICS.)
London Hodder & Stoughton Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale. 
459 pp, 9 1/2" H. No date. Orange cloth with black lettering and black and blue decoration on spine and front board, top edge orange. 12 colour plates (including frontispiece) tipped on heavy gray stock with tissue guards bearing captions - collated. Includes Index of Writers and Index of First Lines. Very small edge tear on half-title and contents pages - achivally taped; small stain at top edge of frontispiece page (does not effect tipped-in plate); minor toning to endpapers; two tissue guards have one ot two light wrinkles, a third has a tiny hole; light edge wear to boards; light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine; light browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block; two tiny dents on bottom edge of front board; narrow scuff across bottom of text block at spine; come darkening to spine colour and on a 1/2" band at bottom of rear board. Book is protected in a stiff mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
HOPI POTTERY SYMBOLS., Patterson, Alex.  (Alexander M. Stephen.)
62 Patterson, Alex. (Alexander M. Stephen.) HOPI POTTERY SYMBOLS.
Boulder, Colorado Johnson 1994 1555661203 / 9781555661205 Soft Cover Very Good 
272 pp, 8vo (9" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings, color plates. "Alexander M. Stephen, a self-taught anthropologist and an associate of Indian trader Thomas Keam, lived among the Hopi during the late nineteenth century. Having excellent rapport with the tribal elders, Stephen asked them the meaning of symbols on the pots he was collecting for Keam and recorded these interpretations in a catalogue entitled 'Pottery of Tusayan: Catalogue of the Keam Collection'. This manuscript is printed here in its entirety for the first time and is illustrated from the Keam collection, which is now housed at the Peabody Museum, Harvard University. Alex Patterson then incorporates Stephen's interpretations and cultural stories into a unique alphabetically arranged guide to the eighty-four symbols on the collected pots." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - small bump/crease with tiny tear at fore-edge of rear cover - archivally taped. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PRAIRIE PROVINCES TO 1953 WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX., Peel, Bruce Braden, compiler.  Foreword by J.H. Archer.
63 Peel, Bruce Braden, compiler. Foreword by J.H. Archer. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PRAIRIE PROVINCES TO 1953 WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX.
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1973 0802019722 / 9780802019721 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 
780 pp, 9 3/4" H. Orange cloth with black lettering on spine and front board, green endpapers. Contents: Foreword; Preface to the Second Edition; Preface to the 1963 Supplement; Preface to the First Edition; Libraries, Collections, and Other Sources Cited; Bibliography of the Prairie Provinces; Subject Index - The Environment / The People / History / History, Local / Explorers, Surveyors, and Travellers / Pro Pelle Cutem / Red River Settlement / Rebellions and Regimental Histories / Maintiens le Droit: Royal Canadian Mounted Police / Communications / Settling the West / Ranching / The Wheat Economy / Co-operation / Politics and Government / Laws, Statutes, etc. / Medicine and Nursing / The Spiritual Life / Education / Indian Languages / Literary Works / Journalism / Bibliography - Title Index; Author Index with biographical notes; Initials, Pseudonyms, and Religious Names. Light browning to edges of endpapers, one small soft corner bump. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE HISTORY OF THE GREEN HOWARDS:  THREE HUNDRED YEARS OF SERVICE., Powell, Geoffrey and Powell, John.  Foreword by His Majesty Harald V, King of Norway.
64 Powell, Geoffrey and Powell, John. Foreword by His Majesty Harald V, King of Norway. THE HISTORY OF THE GREEN HOWARDS: THREE HUNDRED YEARS OF SERVICE.
Barnsley Leo Cooper 2002 0850528577 / 9780850528572 Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ 
316 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions, maps, colour plates, uniform studies. "Raised in 1688 as 'Colonel Lutrell's Regiment of Foot' in response to the supplanting of King James II by William of Orange, there began three centuries of service to the nation with the regiment becoming one of the finest in the British Army. Here for the first time is the whole story from the raising in 1688 to present day deployment with equal emphasis to all periods of its service. In it (the authors) reveal many fresh aspects of the Green Howard's history, in particular the little covered inter-war and post-1945 decades." Book is Fine. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling and minor rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
65 Powell, Geoffrey. Foreword by His Majesty Harald V, King of Norway. THE HISTORY OF THE GREEN HOWARDS: THREE HUNDRED YEARS OF SERVICE.
London Arms and Armour 1992 1854091492 / 9781854091499 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
287 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions, maps, colour plates. "Raised in 1688 as 'Colonel Lutrell's Regiment of Foot' in response to the supplanting of King James II by William of Orange, there began three centuries of service to the nation with the regiment becoming one of the finest in the British Army. Here for the first time is the whole story from the raising in 1688 to present day deployment with equal emphasis to all periods of its service. (R)eveals many fresh aspects of the Green Howard's history, covering new ground in particular on the little covered inter-war and post-1945 decades." Minor scuff on rear board, photocopy of newspaper article about Private Henry Tandey VC, taped to front pastedown. Dust jacket has very minor edge wrinkling and is clean and bright. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE SPANISH CAPE MYSTERY:  A PROBLEM IN DEDUCTION.  BLAKISTON 137., Queen, Ellery.
66 Queen, Ellery. THE SPANISH CAPE MYSTERY: A PROBLEM IN DEDUCTION. BLAKISTON 137.
Philadelphia Triangle Books 1946 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
354 pp, small 8vo (7 5/8" H). Pale orange/buff cloth with black lettering on spine, black lettering and decoration on front board. "Marco was sitting in his chair in the little private beach on rocky Spanish Cape, and he was quite dead. The dashing, handsome despoiler of women seemed to be musing no doubt on the hold he had over the frantic, desperate women in the house above him. For there was a faint smile on his strong and mocking face. But around his neck was an ugly line of red. The really startling thing about Marco's corpse was that he was naked. Under the long opera cloak draped about his virile figure, he was without coat, trousers or shirt - completely nude! Yet of all the people gathered at the house of Walter Godfrey, eccentric millionaire, on remote Spanish Cape, Marco's was the only face that did not wear the tense mask of dread. It was fortunate indeed that Ellery Queen, that amiable maestro of murder, happened to be vacationing nearby. He it is that solves the brutal and baffling case of the murdered philanderer, to the mingled horror and delight of the most hardened reader." Light browning to pages, a few pages with wrinkle at top part of page, minor edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has very light edge wear/wrinkling and a few tiny tears at top/bottom of spine, minor darkening at top/bottom edges of flaps, protected in a mylar sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE CASTAWAYS OF PETE'S PATCH.  (A SEQUEL TO THE ADOPTING OF ROSA MARIE).  DANDELION SERIES., Rankin, Carroll Watson.
67 Rankin, Carroll Watson. THE CASTAWAYS OF PETE'S PATCH. (A SEQUEL TO THE ADOPTING OF ROSA MARIE). DANDELION SERIES.
Henry Holt, New York, (1937), reprint. 
290 pp, 8vo, hard cover (orange/brown cloth with black lettering/decoration on spine/front cover - no dust jacket). Color frontis and 3 b&w plates. Interior - pages faintly browned, small creases at bottom corners of pages 115-122, slight browning to gutters of endpapers, a very few light finger smudges to margins, book very slightly cracked at frontis - overall very sound. Exterior - moderate rubbing to edges, very light bump to top corner of front board, light rubbing to boards/ s p i n e , l i g ht dust staining to edges of textblock, light crease at top of spine. Good 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
THE GREAT TREK., Ransford, Oliver.
68 Ransford, Oliver. THE GREAT TREK.
Readers Union, Nreton Abbott, 1973. 
248 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w plates, maps. "The Great Trek from Cape Colony across the Orange River into what is now the Transvaal, the Orange Free State and Natal is one of the great feats of human endurance in modern hi story. Armed only with muskets, but with unlimited faith, a few thousand Africaner men and women, the pilgrim fathers of the veld, trekked into the wild opposed by the two most powerful Bantu military empires of the time - the Matabele an d t h e Z u l u . They were migrating north to escape the restrictions to their freedom imposed by the British who took the Cape from the Dutch during the Napoleonic wars, and to set up a state of their own....This early nineteenth century migrat io n h ad f a r re ac hi ng consequences. Within twenty years the advance had doubled the area of effective white settlement in South Africa and because they had thrust themselves amongst the Bantu the emigrant farmers had greatly increased the s ub co nti nen t's r ac e p rob lem s...." Book slightly cocked, very small bump at corners, slight bump at top/bottom of spine and at bottom edge of front board, minor soiling to edges of textblock. Dust jacket light edge wear/wrinkling - moderat e a t t op/b otto m of sp ine and fla p-fo lds, some tape on inside edges, two very small stains on rear panel. Very Good/Very Good- 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE UPPER OTTAWA VALLEY TO 1855:  A COLLECTION OF DOCUMENTS., Reid, Richard, edited and introduction by.
69 Reid, Richard, edited and introduction by. THE UPPER OTTAWA VALLEY TO 1855: A COLLECTION OF DOCUMENTS.
Toronto The Champlain Society 1990 0886290619 / 9780886290610 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ 
354 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). Red cloth with gilt lettering/crest on spine No. 692 of an edition of twelve hundred and fifty. B&w photographs, reproductions, maps. Contents: Foreword; Preface; Illustrations and Maps; Introduction (British Emigration Policy and the Settlement of the Ottawa Valley / Social Order and Growth in the Valley / From Timber to Lumber / Changing Patterns of Transportation / Urban Growth in the Ottawa Valley and the Rise of Bytown / Ottawa Valley Politics, 1820-1855 / Religion and Education in the Valley); Documents (arranged under the same headings); Bibliography; Index. Minor bumping at corners. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
GOSHAWK SQUADRON., Robinson, Derek.
70 Robinson, Derek. GOSHAWK SQUADRON.
New York Viking 1972 670346721 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
246 pp, 8 3/4" H. Brown cloth spine with gilt and orange lettering, orange paper-covered boards, top edge orange. Orange endpapers. "France, 1918. A cold day in January. A normal day in the Great War - about two thousand men killed along the Western Front. Behind the lines, at an isolated airfield near Pont St. Martin, Commanding Major Stanley Woolley of the Goshawk Squadron, Royal Flying Corps, addresses one of his men: "Where you in bloody control of yourself then, lawnmower?" he demands after a grueling training flight. "That's what you've got to do up there. Turn into a bloody assassin! Kill! Understand, you bastard Boy Scout? Kill!" Scruffy, boozy, obdurate, Woolley has 'a gamekeeper's manners' and a 'trade unionist voice'. He looks forty but is only twenty-three - young for a major but old for a pilot. His black pouchy eyes glazed with exhaustion, he flies the Goshawk Squadron all day, every day, driving his men with a devastating combination of flaying humor and brutality, and all the while convinced they will be dead in three months time - ." Very light browning to fore-edge of text block, minor wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, two small edge tears archivally taped, minor toning to spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
KINGS & QUEENS OF BRITAIN., Ross, Josephine.
71 Ross, Josephine. KINGS & QUEENS OF BRITAIN.
Artus, London, 1982. 
192 pp, 4to (11 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 1898799067 Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. "This lively account of the reigns of the kings and queens of England and Scotland is a capsule history of Britain studded with a vast va riety of facts both well-known and obscure. While it is no surprise to read in these pages that Henry VIII had a marital record unequalled in the history of the British monarchy, it is less common knowledge that not one but two kings were cr o w n e d i n England in the year 1066. American schoolchildren to this day are unlikely to be taught that George III, so reviled by the Colonists, led an exemplary family life, was a fine gardener and the first Hanoverian king to speak English wi th ou t a fo r ei gn accent. Richard the Lionheart, the twelfth century crusader-king, never learned English at all; he raised as much money as he could for the costly Crusades and was reported to have said that he would sell London itself if he co uld fi nd a nyo ne to buy it. (This book) is a treasury of such information, entertainingly written and beautifully illustrated, which also serves as a biographical dictionary of the British monarchs from the Norman Conquests to Elizabeth II. It i nclu des fa mily tr ees, tables of dates and events, and a gazetteer describing places of royal interest to visit throughout Britain." Small bump at bottom of front hinge. Dust jacket has minor rubbing, creasing and small tear archivally t aped at bo ttom of spine , co lor o n spine has faded. Very Good+/Very Good 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
PUBLIC SERVANT, SECRET AGENT:  THE ELUSIVE LIFE AND VIOLENT DEATH OF AIREY NEAVE., Routledge, Paul.
72 Routledge, Paul. PUBLIC SERVANT, SECRET AGENT: THE ELUSIVE LIFE AND VIOLENT DEATH OF AIREY NEAVE.
London Fourth Estate 2002 1841552447 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good - Good+ 
392 pp, 9 1/2" H. B&w photographs. "On 30 March 1979 for the first time in more than 100 years an MP was killed in the precincts of the House of Commons. And his was a very violent death: a bomb, triggered by the ascent of his car up the ramp from the underground car park, detonated enough explosives to sever his legs from his body and render him unrecognisable. Airey Neave was a loyal Tory backbencher who had last held ministerial office in 1959. What, then, had he done to deserve such a vicious and bloody attack? Neave was an extraordinary man. Eton and Oxford educated, he served in the Royal Artillery and was captured and ultimately imprisoned in Colditz. He became the first Briton to escape. On the strength of his experience he was recruited by the security services to a divison of MI6 and was an advisor on escape and insurrection in occupied Europe until the end of the second world war. (After his work at the Nuremberg trials he) moved into open politics, as MP for Abingdon from 1953, without ever losing his taste for the covert. A shadowy figure on the right of the Conservative party, he ploted the overthrow of Ted Heath and the installation of Margaret Thatcher. (When Neave asked Thatcher for Northern Ireland, the) intelligence services found they had one of their men in a pivotal role at a crucial moment. To Irish Nationalists, Neave was a threat that could not be allowed to thrive. His life and death were enacted in the deep shadows just behind the glare of public life." Slight lean to spine, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, tiny edge tear on page leaf 259/260, slight toning to edged of text block, tiny white stains on fore-edge of rear board. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, minor rubbing, moderate wrinkling at top of spine and flap-folds - light wrinkling elsewhere. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE WINTHROP WOMAN., Seton, Anya.  (Anya Seton Chase.)
73 Seton, Anya. (Anya Seton Chase.) THE WINTHROP WOMAN.
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Fair Stanley Meltzoff, jacket art. 
[587] pp, 8 5/8" H, brick coloured cloth with gilt lettering/decoration on spine and front board, top edge light orange, family tree on endpapers. "This is the story of a Puritan woman who lived life with a gusto at odds with her heritage and her surroundings. It was like the alluring Elizabeth Fones to marry a cousin in the Winthrop family, and the black sheep cousin, Harry, at that. Then, although a widow at twenty, she left with her infant daughter for the New World in 1631. In those days of hardship, famine, and Indian attack, there was only one way, in the minds of the governors of the Massachusetts Bay and Connecticut colonies, to hold together the sanity and identity of the colonists. That was through a strong and bigoted, theocratic government. It is against this background of rigidity and conformity that Bess Winthrop dared to befriend Anne Hutchinson at the moment of her banishment from the Bay Colony; dared to challenge a determined army captain bent on the massacre of her friends the Siwanoy Indians; and, above all, dared to love a man as her heart and her whole being commanded. And so, as a response to this almost unmatched courage and vitality, Governor John Winthrop came to refer to this woman in the historical records of the time as his 'unregenerate niece.' Through Bess Winthrop's three marriages, passionate beliefs, and countless rebellions against bigotry, this perceptive novel (which is also an authoritative and thoroughly documented account) portrays the fortitude, humiliation, and ultimate triumph of the Winthrop woman, who believed in a concept of happiness transcending that of her own day." some damage and splitting to paper on inside front hinge - hinge is holding firmly, previous owner's name in ink at top of free front endpaper, light wrinkling at top of spine, light edge wear - mainly at corners, areas of light brownig/soiling on fore-edge and bottom of text block. Dust jacket is price-clipped; has some edge chips, creases, wrinkles and tears; soft crease down front panel near hinge; moderate rubbing causing some colour loss; protected in a mylar sleeve. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE NETHERLANDS:  A STUDY OF SOME ASPECTS OF ART, COSTUME AND SOCIAL LIFE., Sitwell, Sacheverell.
74 Sitwell, Sacheverell. THE NETHERLANDS: A STUDY OF SOME ASPECTS OF ART, COSTUME AND SOCIAL LIFE.
London B.T. Batsford Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
168 pp, 8 3/4" H. Top edge orange. Pictorial endpapers, b&w drawings, b&w and colour plates, fold-out map at rear. Contents: Introduction; Dutch Water Towns (Delft, Dordrecht, Haarlem, Leyden, Utrecht); Amsterdam (Churches, Canals, Houses, and their Interiors); Villages of the Waterland (Broek, Koog aan de Zaan, Krommenie, Monnikendam, Edam, Volendam, Marken); The Hague and the Work of Daniel Marot; Noord Holland (Haarlem, Alkmaar, Hoorn, Enkhuizen, Medemblik); Friesland (Costume, Towns and Villages, Religious Sects); Two Excursions: Sunday at Staphorst / Weekday at Spakenburg; Dutch Gardens; Cornelis Troost and his Times; Zeeland (The Islands of Walcheren, Noord and Zuid Beveland, Schouwen and Tholen, Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen, Over Flakkee and Voorne; Index. Previous owner's name stamp on free front endpaper, minor edge wear, tiny bump at top of front hinge. Dust jacket has square clip at top of front flap - price is present; very light browning to spine, flap-folds, and some edges; very light edge wear/wrinkling, minor soiling. 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
BEE HIVE AEROPLANE PICTURES.  ST. LAWRENCE STARCH COMPANY WWII PHOTO CARD PROMOTION.  48 CARDS INCLUDING SOME DUPLICATES, 1 FLYER & 1 MAILING ENVELOPE.  (BEEHIVE / BEEHIVES.), St. Lawrence Starch Company Ltd.
75 St. Lawrence Starch Company Ltd. BEE HIVE AEROPLANE PICTURES. ST. LAWRENCE STARCH COMPANY WWII PHOTO CARD PROMOTION. 48 CARDS INCLUDING SOME DUPLICATES, 1 FLYER & 1 MAILING ENVELOPE. (BEEHIVE / BEEHIVES.)
Port Credit, Ontario St. Lawrence Starch Company Unbound Very Good 
48 cards (circa 1942) from the St. Lawrence Starch Company's WWII "Bee Hive Aeroplane Pictures" sales promotion, plus a flyer for "List No. 2" showing 42 planes and describing the rules for obtaining the cards, plus 1 shipping envelope, 7 cardboard dividers and 1 contemporary newspaper clipping. In the early 1940s, the St. Lawrence Starch Company temporarily suspended its enormously popular Hockey Photo promotion, introducing this series in its place. As with the hockey cards, the keen collector had to send in one Bee Hive Syrup label or two starch product labels for each picture - this collection represents a lot of syrup tins! The cards are made up of a matte card backing (47 orange and 1 red, approx. 7 11/16" wide by 5 3/8" high) with a b&w photograph (approx. 6 11/16" wide by 4 1/2" high) glued by its top edge. The orange cards have the plane's name beneath the photograph and further description underneath, while the red card has the name/description on the verso of the photograph. The full 42 cards on the enclosed List are present, although some are possibly from later printings as there were corrections as the series developed. The full list of cards (as per the captions) is: 1. Vickers-Armstrong Supermarine "Spitfire"; 2. Hawker "Hurricane"; 3. Boulton Paul "Defiant"; 4. Bell "Airacobra"; 5. Fairey; 6. Lockheed "Hudson"; 7. Bristol "Blenheim"; 8. Vickers-Armstrong "Wellington"; 9. Blackburn "Skua"; 10. Fairey "Swordfish" (with Wheels or Floats); 11. Boeing 4 Engine "Flying Fortress" B.17C.; 12. Short "Sunderland"; 13. Curtiss SBC-4 "Helldiver"; 14. Armstrong Whitworth "Whitley"; 15. Boeing Super "Flying Fortress"; 16. Lockheed P-38 "Lightning"; 17. Martin "Maryland"; 18. Consolidated B-24 "Liberator"; 19. Consolidated Model 29 - 4 Engine Patrol Bomber; 20. Consolidated Model 28 PBY "Catalina"; 21. Curtiss P-40 "Tomahawk"; 22. Grumman "Sky-Rocket"; 23. Martin B-26 "Flying Torpedo"; 24. "Harvard" Advanced Trainer No. 2.; 25. "Hurricane" Testing Its Guns; 26. Handley Page "Hampden"; 27. "Lysander"; 28. Bristol "Bombay"; 29. Bristol "Beaufort"; 30. Bristol "Beaufighter"; 31. Republic 2 P.A. "Guardsman"; 32. Vought-Sikorsky XOS2U-1; 33. Republic P-47 "Thunderbolt"; 34. North American N.A. 73 "Mustang"; 35. Martin 187 "Baltimore"; 36. Fairey "Albacore"; 37. Vultee "Vanguard"; 38. Douglas "Havoc"; 39. Douglas A20A "Boston" 3; 40. Douglas D.B.-18 "Digby"; 41. Grumman "Martlet"; 42. Vought-Sikorsky XF4U1. Additional cards: Fairey - 2 Place Bomber and Fighter (red backing); Short "Stirling (2 copies / orange backing); Handley Page "Hallifax" (orange backing); and duplicates of the Bell "Airacobra" and Bristol "Beaufort" (orange backing). The cards are generally in very good condition with the occasional faint crease and some wrinkling from the affixing glue. The glue wrinkling is more pronounced on a few cards, notably numbers 18, 26 & 27. Cards 8, 26, 27 & 32 each have a crease to the bottom right corner of the backing and card 30 has a crease across the bottom right of the photograph. The flyer has been folded in half, has some black scuffing, a very small corner crease, and one tiny perforation. The mailing envelope (approx. 8 1/2" x 9 1/2") is in poor condition with tears, creases, and pieces missing including the metal fastener. It is dated Mar. 26 '42 and has the following typed across the top, indicating the pictures included in the order: "Lock.Blen.Well.Whitley.Light.Short.Stirl." The dividers are plain buff stock and the newspaper clipping about the Airacobra has been folded multiple times with small tears and browning. 
Price: 325.00 USD
 
 
76 Steele, Ian K. WARPATHS: INVASIONS OF NORTH AMERICAN.
New York Oxford University Press 1994 0195082222 / 9780195082227 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
282 pp, 9 1/2" H. B&w maps, plans, photographs, reproductions. "(P)rovides a sweeping history of the numerous European invasions of North America, painting a dramatic new portrait of the centuries of warfare that shook the continent. Steele's fascinating account destroys the old image of technologically advanced Europeans overrunning primitive savages. Instead, he reveals how Amerindians rose to the challenge of each successive invasion with martial and diplomatic skill, from the defeat of Ponce de Leon in 1513 to a negotiated peace with the British in 1765. In war after war, the Amerindians and Europeans battled in a precarious balance, adapting each other's technology and tactics and seeking each other out as allies and as supply sources of food and weapons. Steele follows the experience of the Spanish at San Agustin, the English at Jamestown and Plymouth, the French at Quebec, and the Dutch at Albany, revealing the vast range of Amerindian strategies for coping with invaders. He continues the story through the arrival of European regulars in 1755, showing how the Amerindians adapted to the resulting changes in warfare and the ultimate British victory over the French. In the end, the triumphant English were faced with a powerful Amerindian campaign against their outlying posts that forced them to accept a military stalemate on the frontier, leading to a negotiated balance of power in 1765." Very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
77 Stevens, Paul and Saywell, John T., edited with introduction by. LORD MINTO'S CANADIAN PAPERS: A SELECTION OF THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PAPERS OF THE FOURTH EARL OF MINTO, 1898-1904. 2 VOLUME SET.
The Champlain Society, Toronto, 1981/1983, No.s 422 in editions of 1450/1650 copies. 
467 pp, & 582 pp, large 8vo, hard cover (orange/red cloth with gilt lettering/medallion on spines) - no dust jackets. 2 volume set. "The Earl of Minto was the last governor-general of Canada whose role as an imperial officer was a matter of contemporary discussion and has been the subject of historical controversy." Interiors - many pages as yet unopened, very light browning to pages in volume 1, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exteriors - minor scuffs to bottom of textblocks, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine of vol. 1. VG+ 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE GREAT AWAKENING IN NOVA SCOTIA, 1760-1791., Stewart, Gordon T., edited with introduction by.
78 Stewart, Gordon T., edited with introduction by. DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE GREAT AWAKENING IN NOVA SCOTIA, 1760-1791.
Toronto The Champlain Society 1982 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
299 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). Orange/red cloth with gilt lettering/crest on spine, top edge gilt. No. 721 of an edition of sixteen hundred and fifty printed for the Champlain Society. B&w frontispiece, map. Contents: Preface; Introduction; Documents - A Return of the Settlers with Their Stock of the Township of Yarmouth, June 1764; Letters from John Winslow to John Hancock, Chignecto, May 12, 1768; The Memorial of the Congregational Church in Cornwallis in the County of Kings County in the Province of Nova Scotia, Cornwallis, November 8, 1769; Bejamin Gerrish and Malachy Salter to the Reverend Mr. Andrew Eliot, Halifax, January 18, 1770; The Records of the Church of Jebogue in Yarmouth, Together with an Historical Account of the First Settlement of Yarmouth by the English - The First Ministering of the Word - The Erection of the First Meetinghouse - The Coming of Mr. Henry Alline and Other Preachers to Yarmouth and the Effects which Followed, etc., (1761-1762); The Rev. Mr. Henry Alline's Life &c. (1741-1784); Index. Two rub lines across bottom of text block, very light bumping to corners. light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
IMPOSING GOODNESS:  CRIME AND JUSTICE IN "TORONTO THE GOOD", 1793-1953., Strange, Carolyn.
79 Strange, Carolyn. IMPOSING GOODNESS: CRIME AND JUSTICE IN "TORONTO THE GOOD", 1793-1953.
Archives/Heritage Centre of the Law Society of Upper Canada, Toronto, 1991. 
39 pp, 11" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w reproductions, photographs. "Published in conjunction with the exhibition (of the same name) at The Market Gallery of the City of Toronto Archives November 2, 1991 to February 23, 1992". Contents: Acknowledgements; Introduction; Rough Justice (1793-1833); Democracy and Discontent (1834-1895); Toronto the Good (1896-1953); For Further Reading. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor soiling on rear cover. Very Good+ 
Price: 22.50 USD
 
 
THE BOOK OF BUGS., Sutherland, Harvey.
80 Sutherland, Harvey. THE BOOK OF BUGS.
New York Street & Smith 1902 First Edition Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 
223 pp, 7 5/8" H. Green cloth with black bordered gilt lettering, black/orange bees with silver wings on front board, gilt lettering & silver wing decorations on spine, top edge gilt. B&w illustrations, Chapter headings: By Way of an Introduction; The Plague of Flies; The Way of the Mosquito; The Wicked Flea; Of True Bugs in General; We Never Speak Their Names (Bedbugs); The Aristocrat of the Kitchen (Cockroaches); Foes of Clothes and Carpets (Moths); Spiders; The Membrane-Winged Insects, Wasps and Such; Ants; The Busy Bee; The Last Word; Index. Previous owner's name in ink on free front endpaper, separation between two page gatherings but pages are firmly held, moderate browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block, slight lean to spine, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light edge wear to boards - a little more on bottom edge and corners, some age soiling/darkening/dis-colouration on boards/spine, a few tiny dents on top edge of rear board, a few small bubbles under cloth on rear board. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
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