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Centennial Committee of Newboro Ontario.
The Isthmus. A Historical Sketch of Newboro.
Smiths Falls: Standard Press, 1967.
Circa 23 cm x 15 cm, stapled card covers, pp. 60; illustrated. Considerable material relating to the Rideau Canal. Faint crease to fronrt cover, else near fine.
$25.00 Book Number: 20211 Order / Enquire
Cole, Jean M.; Otonabee-South Monaghan Staff
South Monaghan, the Garden of Eden
Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan
23.5 cm x 16 cm, dark green boards, pp. [viii], 278 + (5) ads and notices. Near fine in dust jacket.
$20.00 Book Number: 20203 Order / Enquire
DENYES, Drury S. (Compiler).
The Denyes Family: 1750-1982.
Printed by Printcraft, Bloomfield, Ontario, 1982. First edition.
Octavo, brown boards, pp. (iv), 341; illustrated. A fine copy, no duat jacket.
$50.00 Book Number: 20180 Order / Enquire
Errington, Elizabeth Jane.
Wives and Mothers, Schoolmistresses and Scullery Maids: Working Women in Upper Canada, 1790-1840.
Montreal & Kingston: McGill - Queen's University Press, (1995). First edition, paper issue.
Trade paperback format, pp. xix, 375. Near fine copy.
$40.00 Book Number: 14244 Order / Enquire
The Irish Palatines in Ontario: Religion Ethnicity and Rural Migration
Trade paperback format, with folding flaps, pp. xvi, (17) - 195; illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Near fine.
$45.00 Book Number: 20260 Order / Enquire
Herrington, Walter S.
History of the County of Lennox and Addington.
Toronto: The Macmillan Company of Canada, Limited, 1913. First edition.
Octavo, navy cloth, pp. xii, 427; illustrated. Signed by Herrington across the title page. Front free endpaper gone, erasure to upper right corner of half title, small hole in illustration opposite page 1, half inch tear in binding at base of spine else a very good, clean copy. May require extra post, depending on shipping variables.
$85.00 Book Number: 20162 Order / Enquire
Summer at the Ridge.
(Toronto): Natural Heritage / Natural History Inc., (1992). First edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. (226); illustrated. A sequel to "A Place Called the Ridge" & "Daybreak at the Ridge". Set in Huron County. Near fine condition.
$22.00 Book Number: 14419 Order / Enquire
LAPP, Eula C.
To Their Heirs Forever.
Belleville: Mika Publishing Company, 1977. Third printing.
Octavo, blue cloth, pp. 390; illustrated. Previous owner's name else very good copy; no dust jacket.
$75.00 Book Number: 13759 Order / Enquire
With Our Past Before Us : Nineteenth-Century Architecture in the Kingston Area
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1995). First edition.
Quarto, card covers, pp. x, 242; illustrated. A fine copy.
$16.50 Book Number: 14565 Order / Enquire
Memoirs of Foresters Falls. When the Little Village Wore Swaddling Clothes.
Self published, without publishing or printing information. Perhaps published in the 1950s?
Circa. 21 cm x 13.5 cm, stapled and glued green card covers, pp. 112; illustrated with local advertsements culled from local newspapers. Ink name at top of title page, sticker pull, creasing and edge wear to covers, else a good copy. Scarce.
$75.00 Book Number: 20213 Order / Enquire
MIKA, Nick; Helma Mika.
Kingston: Historic City.
Belleville: Mika Publishing Company, 1987. First edition.
Quarto, dark blue cloth, pp. 192; illustrated. With material on Kingston under French and British rule, the War of 1812, early architecture of Kingston, creative writers and artists of the area, and Kingston and the British military. Small address label and non-authorial inscription on endpaper, else near fine.
$27.50 Book Number: 13531 Order / Enquire
MIKA, Nick; Helma Mika.
Trenton. Town of Promise.
Belleville: Mika Publishing Company, 1979. First edition.
Oblong folio, blue cloth, pp. 225; illustrated throughout. An attractive Mika production. Fine bright copy in dust jacket (two small edge tears). [Oversize*]
$30.00 Book Number: 13883 Order / Enquire
NEATBY, Hilda; Gibson, Frederick W.; Graham, Roger (Editor).
Queen's University. Volume I 1841-1917. To Strive, to Seek, to Find and not to Yield. & Volume II 1917-1961. To Serve and Yet Be Free.
Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1978 & 1983). First editions.
Octavo, cloth pp. xvi, 346; xvii, 518; illustrated. The second volume is a presentation copy from Fred Gibson to Lib and Henry Fleming, with an obituary of Gibson and related correspondece laid in. Very good set in dust jackets (tiny chips at spine ends of Volume I; dime-sized stain to spine panel of Volume II). (Oversize*)
$65.00 Book Number: 13993 Order / Enquire
PATTERSON, William J.
Lilacs and Limestone.
Pittsburgh Historical Society, 1989. First edition.
Quarto, beige sloth, pp. xxx, 336; illustrated. History of Pittsburgh Township (east of Kingston, Ontario). Attractively designed by Peter Dorn. Signed by Patterson. Slight lean to spine, else fine in an edge-worn dust jacket, with tears to top edge of the front panel. Presents attractively in a mylar dust jacket protector. May require extra postage.
$75.00 Book Number: 14253 Order / Enquire
The Good Years. A History of the Commercial Fishing Industry on Lake Erie.
Belleville, Mika Publishing , 1973. First edition.
Octavo, teal blue cloth, pp. 160; illustrated. Near fine in a very good dust jacket, with creasing, tears, wear and a tiny chip (now protected in mylar).
$27.50 Book Number: 14187 Order / Enquire