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Toronto Sketches: The Way We Were (The Toronto Sketches Series)

by Filey, Mike

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781550021769
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AU$10.94

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Toronto: Dundurn, 1992. A clean fresh copy with only a little edgewear. From the publisher:"Mike Filey's "The Way We Were" column in the Toronto Sun continues to be one of the paper's most popular features. In Toronto Sketches Filey brings together some of the best of his columns. Each column looks at Toronto as it was, and contributes to… Read more
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Early Atlantic Salmon (Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 76)

by Taylor, V. R.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1988
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780660117928
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AU$27.53

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Canada: Intl Specialized Book Services, 1988. 71 pp, illustrated with charts and maps. A detailed history of salmon fishing in Newfoundland and Labrador, beginning with the Norsemen and Beothuks. Some edgewear and rippling of pages, otherwise quite a good sturdy copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.
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Mrs. Simcoe's Diary

by Simcoe, Elizabeth P.

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780771598647
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AU$8.17

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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1983. Lgiht edgewear and spine crease, small taape repair at back, otherwise still a good reading copy of this Canadian classic. Soft Cover. Good.
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Down at the shore: A history of Summerside, Prince Edward Island (1752-1945)

by Rankin, Robert Allan

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1980
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780920434123
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AU$48.39

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Canada: Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, 1980. Autographed and with a gift inscription from the deputy mayor of Summerside. Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, interior fine.. Soft Cover. Good.
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Jewel in the Wilderness : A History of Elliot Lake

by Maria Senra And Students of English Elliot Lake Secondary School

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$33.18

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Ontario Canada: Elliot Lake Secondary School, 1980. Hardcover 1st edition. Very minor shelfwear otherwise a fine clean bright copy. Burgundy covers with gilt titles and decorations. An extraordinary achievement, filled with photographs and lively text. 184 page, indexed, biobliogrphy . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Go Ahead or Go Home: The Trethewey Story

by Sleigh, Daphne

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969867807
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AU$27.64

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Canada: Vicarro Pub, 1994. Hardcover 1st edition - signed by a member of the Tretheway family. Minor shelfwear and spine lean otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy. Dust jacket is very good and is protected in mylar. A story of family generations of the Tretheway family, covering lumber mills in the Fraser Valley and much more historical… Read more
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A Small Town Affair : A History of Wyoming Ontario

by Smith, Isla

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$69.01

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Ontario: Advertiser Topic, 1971. Almost impossible to find. 153 page of local history with a substantial photograph section. Original staple bound covers, somewhat worn. Interior is completely fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.
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Mackenzie King : The Man His Achievements

by Lewis, John

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1925
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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AU$22.00

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Toronto: Morang & Company, 1925. 136 page softcover, presumed first. Portrait on front cover and facing title page. Aside from light age toning of pages, this is a very clean fresh copy. A few old newsclipping pertaining to the subject also included.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Uncle Percy's Wonderful Town

by Hutchison, Bruce

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780888943187
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AU$13.81

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Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre Ltd, 1981. Hardcover 1st edition. Not quite fiction, not quite short stories, but still a marvelous collection of tales of a town in the Canadian west. Blue covers with gilt titles on spine. A very clean solid copy with only a touch of shelfwear. The dust jacket presents minor edgewear.. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Sharing the Past, Shaping the Future: 50 Years of the Canadian Feed Industry

by Mercer, Robert A.N.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1979
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780889250482
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AU$23.50

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Canada: Gem Publishing, 1979. Fascinating piece of Canadiana, completely illustrated with photographs and drawings. 186 pages. A history of the feed industry in Canada. Contains many advertisements from the 1970s pertaining to the feed business. Company histories, personnel and more. Covers are rather rubbed and creased, interior fine. Soft Cover. Good.
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Nova Scotia A Pictorial Record Historical Prints And Illustrations Of The Province Of Nova Scotia Canada 1605 - 1878

by De Volpi, Charles P

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Published
1974
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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AU$34.57

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Canada: Longman, 1974. Hardcover 1st edition. Attractive pictorial cover. Sadly the front hinge is starting to give way, with exposed mesh. Also the dust jacket is rather worn and rubbed, but still present and protecting the book. The interior, thankfully is still quite wonderful. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair.
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Canada: Harper & Collins, 1989. Hardcover 1st edition. From the outside, Canadian Tire looked like the country's sanest company, but inside it was a mahouse of sisters hating brothers, sons resenting fathers, wives despising wives, weird habits and more. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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AU$22.12
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Pen sketches of Historic Toronto

by Duff, J. Clarence

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$20.03

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Toronto: J Clarence Duff, 1972. Hardcover 1st edition. Light shelfwear and a gift inscription, otherwise a fine clean bright copy. Dust jacket is a little chipped along edges otherwise fine. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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Toronto then & now

by Duff, J. Clarence

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780889029507
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AU$16.59

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Canada: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1984. Hardcover 1st edition in wonderful condition. Perhaps a hint of shelfwear otherwise gift quality. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Lost Toronto

by Dendy, William

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195402940
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AU$20.03

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Canada: Oxford Univ Pr, 1979. Hardcover 1st edition. Minor shelf and edgewear, gift inscription, otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Building with words: Canadian architects on architecture

by Bernstein, William

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780889102408
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AU$21.43

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Coach House Press, 1981. A clean fresh copy but there is a slight rippling of page edges. All else fine. See cover scan for the list of contributing architects.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Toronto Sketches: The Way We Were (The Toronto Sketches Series)

by Filey, Mike

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1992
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781550021769
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AU$12.32

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Canada: Dundurn, 1992. Some edgewear and a discoloured area on page edges, otherwise still a nice reading copy. Soft Cover. Good.
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Toronto observed: Its architecture, patrons, and history

by Dendy, William

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195405088
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AU$21.43

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Canada: Oxford University Press, 1986. Hardcover, first edition. Thoroughly illustrated with vintage and modern photographs. 327 pages, indexed. Minor shelfwear and a bit of a spine lean otherwise a good clean solid copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Boss of the River - Translated By Alan Sullivan

by Savard, Felix Antoine

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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AU$20.74

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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1947. Hardcover, presumed first English language edition. Winner of several awards, this is the story of a resolute French Canadian man, contrasting the earlier times of adventures and the lives of the peasants of his present time. Ex library copy, many stamps and stickers, but generally quite a good solid copy. First Thus. Hard Cover.… Read more
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By Paddle and Saddle

by Knox, Olive Elsie

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$13.83

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Toronto: MacMillan, 1945. Hardcover 1st edition, later printing. Green covers with black titles. No dj. Set around the year 1850, this is the story of a young man's adventurous trip across Canada with Sir George Simpson Governor of the Hudson's Bay Company. Light shelf and edgewear, front hinge a little tender, all else fine. First Edition.… Read more
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