Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1871. Folio, unpaginated; VG-; newly rebacked with brown cloth, majority of original front board cloth preserved, including gilt titling; spine with black label, gilt titling; water-damage to upper half of the volume, more pronounced on the first 5 pages, impacts mags, but does not affect coloring; With 67 hand-colored maps (plus insets) on 56 mapsheets (including 9 double-page), plus time table page, reference table, and appendices; shelved above case 3.
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Stanstead and Sherbrooke, L. C. Walton & Gaylord, 1835. First Edition. 10mo., 116 pages; Fair; in original publisher's quarter brown leather, blue paper boards, front cover has reprint of title page within a frame; rear cover missing fore half, front cover with chipping and wear to all edges, spine chipped to head and tail; some fingerprint smudges to interior; lacking map; page 57 has a small newspaper clipping, detailing the 1891 Census, pasted above the lesson on population; extremely scarce Lower Canadian Imprint; shelved case 3.
London: Hurst and Blackett, 1855. First Edition. Octavo, 304, 299 pages; VG; bound in 3/4 calf, marbled boards, newly rebacked with spine preserved, spine with cracking and wear, mild gilt, black label with gilt titling; two volumes bound as one; with tinted lithograph frontispieces; interior clean; PS consignment; shelved case 12.
Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1962. Limited Edition, #563/725. tall 8vo., 410 pp., i-xv pp., VG; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; rounding to spine, bumping to tail; bright gilt top, mild wear to text-block; dark brown discoloration to fore-edge of gilt top; mild age-toning to text-block; ex-library: embossed stamp "Library of Giancarlo Cavagna [GAC] with "03" in blue ink to half-title page; embossed "University of Western Ontario London Library" stamp to title page and p. 101; faded "U.W.O. LIBRARY" stamp to all sides of text-block, though most visible to gilt top; very occasional stains/waving to interior, text affected yet clear and legible; marginalia in pencil mostly to pp. xiv-xv; No. 563 of 725 numbered copies; shelved case 1.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1912. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text to red bar; 4 volumes: vol. 1, Farms, pp 618; vol. 2, Crops, pp 699; vol. 3, Animals, pp 708; vol. 4, Farm and Community, pp 650; cloths have heavy wear to exteriors; soiling to exteriors; ex-library markings to spines; chipping and fraying to edges; splitting to rear joint of vol. 3; chip to front fore edge of vol. 3; text blocks show some soiling to exterior edges; interiors have light toning; cracking to gutters; ex-library with markings to first and last few pages; frontispieces; ex-library pouches to rear pastedowns; open tear to rear endpaper of vol. 3; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Bemrose and Sons, 1871. first edition. octavo in cloth. VG. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Cloth on ends of spine and corners of boards bumped and frayed. Paper residue left on inside of front board where bookplate had been torn out. Book contains fold out map. Light foxing on edge of textblock. 227pp. Shelve in Canada. Spine is brown cloth with gold text.
Plantersvill: Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1935. Octavo; VG-/G-; light red spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; head & tail edges of dj have fraying w/ some small tears; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; rubbed head & tail edges; exterior is quite clean with strong, intact panels; text block has darkened due to age; binding is tight & intact; pages are clean; inscription to previous owner by The National Rifle Association of America on ffep; pp 398.
Toronto: A Douglas Gibson Book, McClelland & Stewart, 2007. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; xi, 1121 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). BL consignment.
Ottowa: Edmond Cloutier, Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1955, 1958, 1960. Mixed editions. Large Octavo; G+/Fair; ivory spine with red, blue, tan text; 3 volumes: vol. 1 - Six Years of War: The Army in Canada, Britain and the Pacific, pp 629; vol. 2 - The Canadians in Italy, 1943-1945, pp 807; vol. 3 - The Victory Campaign: The Operation in North-West Europe, 1944-1945, pp 770; dust jackets have sunning to exteriors, some chipping to edges, slight wear to exteriors, mylar covering; cloths have light sunning to spines, some wear to corners, strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges, some uncut pages; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Ottawa, Calgary & Vancouver: Geological Survey of Canada, 1998. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; White spine with black text; Cloth has minor wear on exterior just light rubbing, mostly on rear and at corners and edges, panels are slightly bowed but are otherwise strong and intact; Text block has some light soiling at fore edge exterior, light highlighting and underlining on pp 207, 212, 215, 221, and 223, otherwise text pages are clean with tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 387.
London: John Van Voorst, 1840. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print, upper portion torn away with exposed binding; Boards in green embossed cloth with gold print, bumps to corners, spine cap torn away, spine tail has wear, tears along front hinge; Text block has tinted top edge, spotting to all edges, bookplates and vendor labels to front pastedown, front flyleaf detached with spine break, vendor label on rear pastedown, spotting/foxing to endpapers, errata tipped-in at page 1, clean text; xii, 372 pages, “illustrated by forty-five engravings”.
Ontario, Canada: Canadian Branchline Miniatures, 2008. Small quarto; pp 192; VG/G+; black spine with dark yellow text; dust jacket has minor rubbing to exterior; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; illustrated with many photographs, maps; interior clean.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 582; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; light ink to p 17; ex-library with markings and stamps inside; good binding; illustrated with several charts;.
Montreal: 1910. first edition. octavo in faded red soft covers with handwritten title on spine and black letters; Good; covers discolored with some shelf wear; front hinge and title page torn along spine; paper faded; previous owner's name on title page; occasional penciled annotations; vignette photographs on glossy paper interspersed; contains history, biographies and genealogy; pp. 62.
New York: Allerton Book Co., 1922. 12mo; 2 volumes; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey/tanned with blue print; DJs in mylar, small tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tear to rear top edge (vol. 1) and front top edge (vol. 2); Boards in tan cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild staining, especially to vol. 2; Text blocks have gilt top edges, spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, mild age-toning to paper; 2 vols. (xl, 254 pages; ix, 229 pages), frontispiece (folded map), illustrated (b&w plates).
Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1975. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange and blue print; DJ has small tears to top and bottom edges, long tear (taped) to rear flap fold, some smudging/shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spine break at title page, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; xiii, 298 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). BL consignment.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1910. Octavo; Published July 1908; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, cocked spine, wear to outer corners and spine caps, spotting/smudging, slight puckering on front; Textblock has shaken binding, endpapers torn along front hinge, name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting/smudging to endpapers, intermittent spine breaks, spotting to some pages; ix, 366 pages, frontispiece, illustrated with b&w plates.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1966. Small Quarto; pp 443; VG-/G; ivory spine with blue and yellow text; dust jacket has slight sun aging to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows some light wear to exterior; lightly wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows toning to exterior edges; slight writing to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - collection; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Windsor, Ontario: Merco, 1974. Fifth Edition. Octavo; pp 382; VG-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloths have slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, light foxing to exterior head edge; light ink to ffep; light toning to pastedowns and endpapers; interior clean.
Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1985. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with blue print; DJ has mild edgewear, mild shelfwear but is clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by Mr. Lougheed on the front flyleaf; v, 250 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). BL consignment.
Oakville, ON and London, ON: Oakville Galleries and Museum London, 2007. Oblong Octavo; pp 80; VG-/no-DJ; dark gray spine with green text; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior; blind-stamped illustration to front; green titles to rear; strong boards; text block shows some light wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; profusely illustrated; arts - Collection;.
Quebec: A. Cote, 1888. First;. Thin octavo in dark green cloth; spine with gold letters and exl-library number; covers with some soiling and moderate shelf wear; ex-library stamp, sticker and pocket; binding strong; front hinge glued to title page; back hing slightly detached; paper faded from age but clean; text in small print clean; pp. 280.
Canada: Paroisse Ste. Genevieve de Berthier, 1889. first edition. thin octavo rebound in 1/2 blue moire hardcovers with navy blue six-band spine; in good condition; moderate soiling and shelf wear; original front cover torn; paper discolored; text in FRENCH clean; pp. 118; very scarce; shelved in Canada section.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1967. Octavo; pp 576; VG/G; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 494+472; G+/no-DJ; brown spines with gilt text; originally published in 1860; 2 volumes; cloths show slight sunning to exteriors; few minor smudges to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have mild toned exterior edges; minor toning to first and last few pages at gutter; frontispieces; illustrated;.
Ottawa: I. B. Taylor, 1872. First. Octavo; G/no-DJ; black spine with gold text; boards are strong, have moderate staining, discoloration, and scuffing with frayed corners; textblock is moderately darkened and spotted as a result of age, front free-end paper, title page, and first page of the table of contents have a bookstamp from the Commissariat of the Holy Land in Washington, D.C., title page also has small note written in fading pencil by previous owner, edges of pages throughout are slightly bent and dog-eared, otherwise textblock clean; 246pp.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown, and Company, 1892. Twenty-Sixth Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark brown leather spine, ornately stamped with fleur-de-lis and raise ribs between the gilt-stamped title segments. quarter-bound in leather with marbled blue/brown/yellow boards. aside the spine, the hinges are cracked but the joints are intact. lined marbled endpapers, fep has affixed bookplate of prior owner. light ivory interior textblock no writing, neatly aligned sheets. gilded head-edge and toned fore-edge and tail. 448 pp.
Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1974. Small quarto; pp 438; G-/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows rubbing wear to exterior; tape mends to head spine edge; some chips to edges; soiling to rear; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slight staining to tail edge; strong boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to half title page; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 1987. Quarto; pp 198; G+/G; green spine with white text; volume one only; dust jacket shows slight toning toward edges; mild edge wear; lightly sun darkened flaps; cloth has very little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has only light foxing to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004. Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, purple with white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in tan cloth with black print, slight wear to spine caps but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for ragged edges on lower corner of pages 17-24; xiii, 323 pages.
London: Adam and Charles Black, 1905. Octavo; pp 224; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; gilt and black borders to front; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; chips to spine edges; chip to front joint; rubbed corners; text block shows age toning; slight writing to ffep; illustrated; top edge gilt; slight cracking to front and rear gutters; light foxing to edges of few pages; previous owner's label to preface page.
Toronto: House of Anansi Press Limited, 1982. First Printing. Octavo; pp 231; G/G-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has some rubbing wear to exterior; minor chips to edges and corners; previous bookshop's sticker to front; cloth shows slight sun fading to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; sturdy boards; text block has light smudges to exterior edges; previous owner's name to rear endpaper; illustrated;.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2011. First U.S. edition. Octavo; pp 384; VG/VG; Black spine with white & gold text; dust jacket has very minor wear & rubbing to exterior and edges; cloth has very slight wear to exterior; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean; signed by author;.
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA: J.M. Dent & Sons, Limited. 1919. Canadian Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark blue clothbound HB with stamped gold titling, edgewear and rough patches to the spine ends and less so to its corner points. endpages both have damaged hinges, fep cracked and ffep cracked more but both reveal binding material. a few spots to p. xiv and xv, rarely within the main textblock. grayish head-edge with roughly trimmed fore-edge and tail. as is. 380 pp.