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1001 British Columbia Place Names

By: Akrigg, G. P. V. & Akrigg, Helen B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Discovery Press, 1970

Edition: Second Edition


195 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tear. Endpaper maps. A fascinating look at the stories behind the names of British Columbia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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95 Hikes in the Canadian Rockies Banff, Kootenay and Assiniboine Parks

By: Spring, Vicky & King, Gordon

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Douglas & McIntyre, 1982


224 pp. Index. Photos. Maps. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light spine crease. A detailed guide to 95 of the most scenic hikes in the area. Includes round-trip mileage, average hiking time, elevation, best season, photos and a sketch map for each. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Boy's Vacation Abroad: An American Boy's Diary of His First Trip to Europe

By: King, C. F. Jr.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Boston, C. M. Clark, 1907

Edition: First Edition


163 pp. Numerous bw photos. Red cloth boards, black lettering. Black illustration on front, with white highlights (this looks as new). Spine sunned, ends bumped. Gift inscription on ffep. Binding is tight. The story of a grand journey abroad.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for A Camper's Guide to Ontario's Best Parks

A Camper's Guide to Ontario's Best Parks

By: Carpenter, Donna

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Erin, On, Canada, Boston Mills Press, 2000


167 pp. Maps. Light edgewear. A nice guide to Ontario's best national and provincial parks, and conservation areas. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Hug for the Apostle : On Foot from Chartres to Santiago de Compostela

By: Dennett, Laurie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Macmillan of Canada, 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


228 pp. Endpaper maps. Name on ffep. Jacket slightly waterstained at rear edges. Text block is clean and tight. The account of a woman's walk, following the old pilgrim route, from Chartes to Santiago, to raise money for research into multiple sclerosis.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Penzance and West Cornwall Including St. Ives, Land's End and the Isles of Scilly

By: Anon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Company , Limited,

Edition: Tenth Edition


Undated, circa 1926. Photos, adverts, fold-out maps. 70 illustrations. Edgewear, covers worn. Prev owner's name on first page. A nice, vintage travel guide to the area. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to the Wye Valley, by River, Road and Rail

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Company , Limited,

Edition: Eighth Edition


144 pp. Illus. Index. Maps. (Map at page 21 missing. ) 64 pages of adverts. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light wear to covers. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

Image for A Place to Walk A Naturalist's Journal of the Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail

A Place to Walk A Naturalist's Journal of the Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail

By: Karstad, Aleta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc., 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


159 pp. Illus. Index. Endpaper maps. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. A nicely illustrated journey along this Toronto region trail. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Russian Journey

By: Proctor, Edna Dean

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1900

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


320 pp. Illus. Tissue protected frontis. Yellow cloth boards. Spine sunned. Spine ends bumped, worn, upper end has tear. Corners bumped and worn. Inscribed and dated by the author on the ffep. A nice early travel book about this American poet's travels in Russia in the late 1860's. Each chapter is preceded by a poem. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Walk for Sunshine: A 2160 Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail

By: Alt, Jeff

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Oh, U. S. A., Dreams Shared Publications, 2007

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


287 pp. Light edgewear. Signed by the author on the title page. The inspirational account of a man who hiked the full length of the Appalacian trail as a fund-raising venture. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Against Gravity: From Paris to Dakar in the World's Most Dangerous Race

By: McCabe, Ed

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books, 1990

Edition: First Edition


290 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. The first hand account of what it is like to drive the 8000 miles of the Paris/Dakar Rallye. McCabe relates his experience running in the 10th rally. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Alaska & Yukon History Along the Highway

By: Stone, Ted

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Red Deer, Alberta, Red Deer College Press, 1997

Edition: First Edition


223 pp. Corners rubbed. Appears unread. A fascinating look at the history and lore of Alaska and the Yukon territory, geared toward the automobile traveller. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Alistair MacLean Introduces Scotland

By: Dunnett, Alastair M. (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch, 1972

Edition: First Edition


256 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket price clipped, edgewear. A fascinating look at Scotland with articles by distinguished contributors. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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All in the Same Boat

By: McCall, Fiona & Howard, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart, 1988

Edition: First Edition


248pp. Photos, endpaper maps. Spine bumped. Jacket edges lightly worn. Inscribed and dated by Fiona McCall on the dedication pages, with Paul Howard's signature there also. Recounts the adventures of this family of four who sailed off in their home-finished boat the Lorcha to circumnavigate the world. This book covers the beginning of their journey as they set out from Toronto across to the Azores, and back over to the Panama Canal. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by... View more info

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An Englishman Defends Mother India A Complete Constructive Reply to "Mother India"

By: Wood, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Madras, India, Ganesh & Co., 1920

Edition: First Edition


458 pp. Photos. Index. Spine, corners bumped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info