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Image for "Go to School, You're a Little Black Boy" The Honourable Lincoln M. Alexander: A Memoir

"Go to School, You're a Little Black Boy" The Honourable Lincoln M. Alexander: A Memoir

By: Alexander, Lincoln M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press, 2006


254 pp. Index. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. The life story of a man, born to a maid and a railway porter, who rose to become Ontario's first black Lt. Governor. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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'A Woman with a Purpose' The Diaries of Elizabeth Smith 1872-1884

By: Smith, Elizabeth & Strong-Boag, Veronica (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1980


298 pp. Spine, corner sbumped. The personal diary of an ambitious woman, and liberal Victorian. Traces her life from a farm girl of 13 to a medical woman of 25. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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'A Woman with a Purpose' The Diaries of Elizabeth Smith 1872-1884

By: Smith, Elizabeth & Strong-Boag, Veronica (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1980


298 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. The personal diary of an ambitious woman, and liberal Victorian. Traces her life from a farm girl of 13 to a medical woman of 25. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for A Bishop and His People John Travers and the Anglican Diocese of Ontario 1862-1902

A Bishop and His People John Travers and the Anglican Diocese of Ontario 1862-1902

By: Schurman, Donald M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Anglican Church of Canada, 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


248 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears to spine ends. Inscribed by the author on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Bishop and His People John Travers and the Anglican Diocese of Ontario 1862-1902

By: Schurman, Donald M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Anglican Church of Canada, 1991

Edition: First Edition


248 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears to spine ends. A history of the early days of the Anglican Diocese in Eastern Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Builder of the Northwest The Life and Times of Richard Secord, 1860 - 1935

By: Secord, Richard Y.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Alberta, Self Published, 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


179 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket edges worn, small tears. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper "Greetings and the Best of Wishes. To H Grace the Archbishop. Anthony Jordan Feb. 16/1982 Richard Secord U. E. L. Of Edmonton". Written by his son, the book recounts the life and exploits of this prominent western Canadian. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for A Canadian Errant:  Twenty Five Years in the Canadian Foreign Service

A Canadian Errant: Twenty Five Years in the Canadian Foreign Service

By: Manion, James P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press, 1960

Edition: First Edition


196 pp. Frontis. Spine, corners bumped. Small dent on front cover. The personal account of Canadian diplomat, describing his experiences in various overseas postings, from 1932 to 1952. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for A Child of Bliss  Growing Up With Mervyn Peake

A Child of Bliss Growing Up With Mervyn Peake

By: Peake, Sebastian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Lennard Publishing, 1989

Edition: First Edition


138 pp. Photos, drawings. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. A unique insight into one of Britain's most talented literary families. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages View more info

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A Cold War Bride's Journal

By: Pocklington, Simone Lirette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: West Vancouver, Bc, Canada, Self Published, 2007

Edition: First Edition


63 pp. Light edgewear. A nice, personal account of the wife of a Canadian Forces fighter pilot from 1956 - 1980.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for A Date with History Memoirs of a Canadian Historian

A Date with History Memoirs of a Canadian Historian

By: Stacey, C. P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Deneau Publishers, 1982

Edition: First Edition


293 pp. Index. References. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, tears. Stacey, a prominent, outspoken Canadian historian, provides his personal account of his experiences as a historian, focusing on the period from 1939-1945 and his work to write the official history of the Canadian Army at war. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A KMT War Criminal in New China

By: Zui, Shen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press, 1986


374 pp. Photos. Index. The personal account of the prison experiences of a high level Kuomintang officer after his capture by Mao's People's Liberation Army. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Image for A Life in Pieces:  The Making and Unmaking of Binjamin Wilkomirski

A Life in Pieces: The Making and Unmaking of Binjamin Wilkomirski

By: Eskin, Blake

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company, 2002


251 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. The account of a swiss Chriatian who passed himself off as a Jewish Holocaust survivor. Wirkomirski wirte a prize winning book - Fragments: Memories of a Wartime Child, supposedly an account of his childhood in the camps of Majdanek and Auschwitz, a work that was revealed to be a fabrication. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Life in the Bush Lessons from My Father

By: MacGregor, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


374 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket price-clipped, has edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. MacGregor writes of the life of his father, who at 22, headed off into the bush of Algonquin Park to become a lumberman. He describes the bush the way bush people see it, and the complex relationship of a boy with his father. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Marburger "Dippche" Between WW I and WW II

By: Bill-Jentzsch, Anna D. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Puslinch, Ontario, Self Published, 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


96 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Book blessing prayer laid in. An account of the author's early life in a small German village. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for A Model Superintendent A Sketch of the Life, Character, and Methods of Work of Henry P. Haven of the International Lesson Committee

A Model Superintendent A Sketch of the Life, Character, and Methods of Work of Henry P. Haven of the International Lesson Committee

By: Trumbull, H. Clay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, 1880


188 pp. Index. Adverts. Spine, corners bumped and rubbed. First few pages foxed. Some stains to front boards. Tissue protected frontis. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info