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The Motor Manual. Compiled and Illustrated by the Staff of "The Motor." Twenty-first Edition.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Temple Press Ltd. nd., 19.5cm, 300p, with illustrations, diagrams, english-french motor Dictionary, glossary, yellow illustrated cloth with red and black titles, a bit soiled, otherwise a very good copy
$20.00 Book Number: 28975 Order / Enquire
The Wonder Book of Motors: The Romance of the Road. Fifth Edition.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London and Melbourne. Ward, Lock & Co., Limited. nd., 24.5cm, 256p, with 8 colour plates, illustrated endpapers, nearly 300 illustrations, colour illustrated boards with green cloth spine with black titles, a very good to fine copy (lgc)
|$25.00||Book Number: 29209||Order / Enquire|
The Railroad Jubilee. An account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of Railroad Communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Boston. J.H. Eastburn, City Printer., 1852. 23.5cm, 288p. with large folding map at rear, original extra decorated blind stamped cloth, with gilt decoration on both boards, gilt titles on spine, internal library stamps, new endpapers, expertly restored, a fine copy (ds11). T.P.L. 3200. Gagnon I.813. Sabin 6766 (1851? edition). Prepared by an anonymous editor at the request of the City Council of Boston. An account of the pageant and other celebrations in Boston on the completion of the Boston-Montreal Railway lines. Lord Elgin and Joseph Howe spoke for Canada. The appendix contains supporting documents relating to the celebration, the city of Boston and trade with Canada. The map is "A skeleton map of Rail-Roads between Cape Canso and St. Louis, compiled under the direction of the Committee appointed by the City of Council of Boston for celebrating the opening of Railway communication between the Atlantic at Boston, the Canadas and the Great West, Sept. 17th, 1851. By E.S. Chesborough, City Engineer."
$105.00 Book Number: 3601 Order / Enquire
Southern Germany. (Wurtembery and Bavaria). Handbook for Travellers.
Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1910., 16cm, the 11th edition, xxx,364p., with 36 maps & 45 plans, (many folding), mapped endpapers, original red cloth, gilt titles, a fine copy. (tgc).
$15.75 Book Number: 17965 Order / Enquire
Southern Germany. (Wurtemberg and Bavaria). Handbook for Travellers.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Leipsic, London, New York. Karl Baedeker, Publisher. 1910., 16cm, 11th edition revised, xxx,364p., with 36 maps & 45 plans, (many folding), 1 mapped endpaper, index, original red cloth, gilt titles, very good to fine copy. (tgc).
|$25.00||Book Number: 20694||Order / Enquire|
BEAULIEU, Lord Montagu of
The Motoring Montagus The Story of the Montagu Motor Museum.
London. Cassell. 1959., 22cm, xiii,144p., numerous photographs, original red cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good to fine copy (S15)
$10.50 Book Number: 15836 Order / Enquire
An Ordinance to provide for theimprovement, during the Winter Season, of the Queen's Highways in thisProvince, and for other purposes. / Ordonnance pour pourvoir l'amlioration des grands chemins de la reine, dans cette province, enhiver, et pour d'autres objets. Ordained and Enacted by the authority.C. Poulett Thomson.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Quebec. Printed by J.C. Fisher & W. Kemble, LawPrinters to Her Majesty. 1840., single sheet, 66 x43.5cm, (26" x 17"),double columns, bilingual, fine condition. "Enacted . in the city ofMontreal, the thirteenth day of May., one thousand eight hundred andforty" At head of both English and French titles: Anno tertio Victoriaereginae, 1840, cap. XXV. Amicus 1. WorldCat. 1 copy - McGill.
|$250.00||Book Number: 34471||Order / Enquire|
Capital Formation in Canada 1896-1930.
Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 1955., 25cm, x,163p., appendix, notes, index, tables, previous owner's name on fro nt endpaper, original blue cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good copy ( eds)
$15.75 Book Number: 19515 Order / Enquire
CADFRYN-ROBERTS, John, (edited & introduced by)
Coaches and Trains. Golden Ariels, No. 7).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Princeton. D. Van Nostrand Co. 1965., 24cm, 12p., plus 20 colour plates, brown decorated cloth, a fine copy in fine colour illustrated jacket (ds1). - Volume 2 of a series "19th Century Transport Prints"
$12.50 Book Number: 28266 Order / Enquire
CAMPBELL Robert D.
Rapids and Riverboats on the Wanganui River.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Wanganui, New Zealand. Wanganui Newspapers Ltd. 1990., 8vo, 24cm, first edition, 272p., many illustrations, mapped endpapers, appendices, notes & sources, index, green cloth, near fine in near fine jacket (s3.4). ~ A history of the Hatrick and Co. Riverboat Company, 1891 - 1958.
$75.00 Book Number: 26454 Order / Enquire
Tables of the Trade and Navigation of the Dominion ofCanada, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1868. Compiled from OfficialReturns. Customs. /With: Trade and Navigation of the Provincial Canalsof Canada.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Printed by Hunter, Rose. 1869., x,325,53,28p., foldingtables, original printed blue wraps, fine. (cnds)
$50.00 Book Number: 9697 Order / Enquire
Plans of Various Lakes and Rivers between Lake Huron and The River Ottawa, to accompany the Geological Reports for 1853-54-55-56.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. Printed by John Lovell. 1857., folio. 30cm, with 22 large folding maps, in the original quarter backed maroon roan & cloth boards with red morocco leather label on the upper cover with titles in gilt frame borders, some wear on the edges, very good to fine. (on) "The maps are on eleven lithographed sheets showing the explorations of the Muskoka, the Petewahweh, the Bonne-Chere, the South-West Branch of the Madawaska, and the Sources of the Ottonabee; one of them a large one, illustrating Lake Nipissing and several rivers of the surrounding country. All the maps are required for the proper understanding of the reports". - W.E. Logan, from the introduction.
|$250.00||Book Number: 36686||Order / Enquire|
CANADA. Georgian Bay Canal.
Report, Etc. of the SpecialCommittee of the Senate of Canada upon the Feasibility and Advantages ofa Water-way connecting Lake Huron with the St. Lawrence via The OttawaRiver - The Montreal, Ottawa and Georgian Bay Canal.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Queen'sPrinter. 1898., 25cm, 51p., printed wraps, (on)
$50.00 Book Number: 31607 Order / Enquire
The Canadian Pacific Quadruple-screw Atlantic Liner & Pleasure-cruising Steamship. "Empress of Britain". 42,348 tons gross. Britain's Largest Post-war Steamship. Souvenir Number of The Shipbuilder & Marine Engine-Builder, May 1931.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London, Newcastle -on-Tyne. 1931., Folio. 33cm, 132p., extensively illustrated, plates and illustrations, colour plates, detailed engineer drawings and layouts, (some folding), in the original light grained blue cloth, gilt titles on the upper cover, one small unobtrusive spill stain on the upper cover otherwise a fine copy, rare. (Cgc)
$600.00 Book Number: 36006 Order / Enquire
The Story of the Chignecto Barrier.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. Chignecto Canal Committee. ., 25cm, 19p., double-page map, charts, illustrated patterned card white wraps, near fine. Arguments of a for the construction of a canal across the Isthmus of Chignecto, the neck of land, 18 miles wide, joining Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.
$10.00 Book Number: 28580 Order / Enquire