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101 Michener, James

The Quality of Life
U. S. A.
Fawcett
1971


Mass Market Paperback
Fair





Edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well age toning & some stains on the cover, otherwise still a fair reading copy
NS18549

Price: 3.91 USD
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102 Miller, John A.;Hurst, Donald A.

Exercising Power: Government in Canada
Toronto
Longman Canada
1977
0774711140 / 9780774711142

Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight copy. 135 pp, illustrated, also contains questions for discussion and further study. Contains former owner's bookplate inside front cover
081291

Price: 7.99 USD
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103 Mississauga News

The Mississauga News November 21 1979 Volume 15 No 18 - Train Derailment Issue
Mississauga, ON, Canada
The Mississauga News
1979


Soft Cover
Good



Illustrated

Original newspaper from 1979 - 16 page section on the events of the Mississauga train derailment. Some yellowing and creasing, otherwise fine - a piece of local Mississauga history
019205

Price: 19.50 USD
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104 Morris, Edmund

Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.
Random House Inc
2000
0375756450 / 9780375756450

Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing & lean of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS17277

Price: 7.99 USD
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105 Morris, Lloyd

Incredible New York : High Life and Low Life of the Last Hundred Years
New York
Random House
1951

First Edition

Very Good
Good




Hardcover 1st edition. Decorative covers. Profusely illustrated, covers the period from 1850 to 1950. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. Dust jacket is chipped and price clipped but still present
097533

Price: 14.49 USD
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106 Moyles, R. G

"Complaints is many and various, but the odd divil likes it": Nineteenth century views of Newfoundland
Canada
P. Martin Associates
1975
0887780989 / 9780887780981
First Edition
Hard Cover
Good
Fair




Hardcover 1st edition. Brown covers, gilt titles, maps on endpapers. Some shelf and edgewear, age toning of pages otherwise still a good solid copy. Dust jacket is rather worn but still present and protecting the book
095292

Price: 9.50 USD
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107 Newman, Peter Charles

Caesars of the Wilderness SIGNED LIMITED DELUXE EDITION
Canada
Viking
1987

First Thus
Hard Cover
Fine
Fine



Signed by Author
Hardcover, faux leather binding, DELUXE LIMITED EDITION this being copy 691 of 1000, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. A lovely book in a fine slipcase. Just a touch of shelfwear otherwise a truly fine copy
091154

Price: 30.00 USD
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108 Niedzviecki, Hal;Wershler-Henry, Darren S.

The Original Canadian City Dweller's Almanac: Facts, Rants, Anecdotes and Unsupported Assertions for Urban Residents
U. S. A.
Viking Canada
2002
0670043389 / 9780670043385

Soft Cover
Very Good



Illlustrated

Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
NS11173

Price: 8.99 USD
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109 Olsenius, Richard

Minnesota Travel Companion: A Unique Guide to the History Along Minnesota's Highway
Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.
Bluestem Productions
1981
0960906401 / 9780960906406

Soft Cover
Very Good





Minor edgewear and light creasing of covers, interior fine. Profusely illustrated and contains many vintage photographs. From the back cover: "... a book to acquaint everyone with the Minnesota they never knew-the history, anecdotes and landscapes of the towns and countryside along 14 major highways. This book promises to entertain the traveler, armchair or otherwise. 81 maps and 150 historical photographs, take you from the 'Little Switzerland' of southeast Minnesota to the Red River oxcart trails of the northwest, and show you why the state is such a fascinating place."
094366

Price: 8.99 USD
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110 Ontario Educational Communications Authority

how to Live French in Ontario
Toronto
Ontario Educational Communications Authority
1978


Soft Cover
As New





Appears UNREAD. An interesting look at the French Canadian communities in Ontario in the late 1970s. 121 pp plus appendix. Illustrated
093556

Price: 6.99 USD
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111 Padover, Saul K

The Living U.S. Constitution
USA
Mentor Books
1953


Mass Market Paperback
Fair to Good



Illustrated

An invaluable guide to understanding the Constitution and the men who framed it - includes the story of its creative, complete text with a comprehensive index, historic Supreme Court decisions, character sketches and portraits of signers. Some wearing of covers, a faint water stain on page edges otherwise still an excellent reading and reference copy
042413

Price: 5.99 USD
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112 Paine, Lauran

Northwest Conquest : The Story of the Relentless struggle for the Great Northwest Territory
London
W. Foulsham & Co
1959

First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Good




Green cloth hardcover, gilt lettering on spine. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy. Dust jacket is price clipped and a little chipped along edges. Great late 50s cover art.
070136

Price: 16.99 USD
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113 Palencia, Elaine Fowler

Brier Country: Stories from Blue Valley
Columbia, Missouri, U.S.A.
Univ of Missouri Pr
2000
0826212794 / 9780826212795

Soft Cover
Fair

Ex-Library



EX-LIBRARY - water damage - Reading copy only.
A10015

Price: 9.99 USD
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114 Pat Ohlendorf- Moffat

Rebirth of a River
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067262

Price: 9.99 USD
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115 Pat Ohlendorf- Moffat

September in Summer
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067276

Price: 9.99 USD
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116 Patricia Davies

Concrete Angels
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067275

Price: 9.99 USD
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117 Paul Palango

The Bull of Toro Road
Toronto
Globe and Mail ( Edwin o'Dacre )
1989


Soft Cover
Fine





Fine condition, clean bright and bright - this is an article found within a 1989 Toronto periodical and this listing includes the entire magazine, not just the article in the title.
067272

Price: 9.99 USD
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118 Pelletier, Gerard

The October Crisis
Canada
Mcclelland and Stewart
1971
0771069731 / 9780771069734

Soft Cover
Good to Fair



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some age toning,& some slight tears on the cover, otherwise still a fair reading copy. Originally published in French with the title La Crise d'Octobre, this is an extremely controversial book covering the events in Quebec that led to the murder of Pierre Laporte and the invocation of the War Measures Act.
NS16624

Price: 34.99 USD
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119 Persico, Joseph

My Enemy, My Brother
U. S. A.
Pocket Books
1978
0671821954 / 9780671821951

Mass Market Paperback
Good



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some light age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS14269

Price: 6.99 USD
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120 Petersen, Eugene T.

Michilimackinac : Its History and Restoration
USA
MacKinac Island State Park Commission
1968


Soft Cover
Very Good





Some edgewear and creasing of covers, interior fine. 31 pp, revised edition, 3rd printing from 1968. Illustrated with drawings and photographs
094403

Price: 9.91 USD
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