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THE AQUATIC STRUGGLES OF THE PARIS CREW OF ST. JOHN,N.B.,CANADA FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD, in Song By...

By: De Wolfe, Byron

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. John , New Brunswick, McMillan Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112555767

Condition: Very Good


oblong 12 mo., string tied at spine, pict. paper wraps, no date, (circa 1900?) unpaginated, 12 pp., Cover illuatration ( Elijah Ross, only surviving member of the Paris Crew.) CONTENTS: The Boat Race, The Song, The Race and the Death of James Renforth, Defeat of Ward Brothers, some over all light spoil, A Rare item of ephemera pertaining to the The Paris Crew were 4 fishermen from Saint John, New Brunswick who won a series of international rowing competitions between... View more info

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THE PERSIAN CARPET; a survey of the carpet-weaving industry of Persia.

By: Edwards, A. Cecil

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co.Ltd: 1967

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 1125042

Condition: Very Good


red gilt decorated cloth, pp., xvi, 384,nearly 400 illustrations (some color) portraits, maps, first published in 1953, ink notation on front free endpaper, minor soil to d.j. a sound, tight copy. Edwards was an authority on the subject having been in the carpet trade from 1900 to 1947.The standard text on the subject. View more info

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Britain's Best Museums and Galleries: From the Greatest Collections to the Smallest Curiosities

By: Fisher Mark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 2005

Seller ID: 112555828

ISBN: 0141019603

Condition: Fine


cloth, gilt spine, pp., xxxi, 841, color illustrations, maps, Includes index. View more info

RODEO; A Collection of Tales and Sketches of...

By: Graham, R.B. Cunninghame;

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Literary Guild..: 1936

Seller ID: LT 2107


8 vo., embossed cloth, gilt dec.spine, dust jacket, pp., xx, 438. dust jacket has faded spine, tears, and chips, book has some toning to end papers else good + copy. View more info

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FOR THE WORLD TO SEE: The Life of Margaret Bourke-White

By: Jonathan Silverman; Margaret Bourke-White

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, Viking/Studio: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557171

ISBN: 067032356X

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt cover and spine, 224 p. : illustrated, bibliography, index, compiled, edited and with a biographical narrative by Jonathan Silverman ; preface by Alfred Eisenstaedt. View more info

Image for ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS TANK MUSEUM ; 4  Books, ;Armoured Cars 1900-1963; the Inter War Period 1919-1939;the Secomd  World War ,1940-46, Tanks of Other Nations ,

ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS TANK MUSEUM ; 4 Books, ;Armoured Cars 1900-1963; the Inter War Period 1919-1939;the Secomd World War ,1940-46, Tanks of Other Nations ,

By: Royal Armoured Corps Centre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bovington, Dorset, Royal Armoured Corps Centre:

Seller ID: 11255738

Condition: Very Good


4 volumes, pict.paper wraps, 62, 36, 36, 79 pages, illustrated, all four vols in very good condition, View more info

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OSCAR WILDE; 3 Volumes

By: Wilde Oscar

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2003

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 112557193

Condition: Fine


3 volumes in presentation box : illustrations, portraits, CONTENTS; [1] Stories / illustrations by Ian Archie Beck --( 2] Plays and poems -- (3] Essays and letters. edited by Merlin Holland., a fine set in a fine box View more info

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INTO THE BLIZZARD : walking the fields of the Newfoundland Dead

By: Winter Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112555764

ISBN: 0385677855

Condition: Fine


cloth, 339 pages, illustrated, pictorial endpapers, a fine copy in protective mylar jacket, Michael Winters narrative follows two parallel journeys: the first is that of the young men who came from Newfoundlands outports, fields, villages and narrow city streets to join the storied regiment that led many of them to their deaths at Beaumont-Hamel during the Battle of the Somme on July 1, 1916. The second is the authors, taken a century later as he walks in the footsteps o... View more info