Our Books - Twenty Recent Acquisitions
Looking Back a Century on the Centennial of Jewish Political Equality in Canada
[Judaica] Rhinewine, Abraham
The Kraft Press, Toronto, 1932. Near Fine: slightly dusty octavo in card covers; 147 + p. Not quite completed at the time of the author’s passing, his text was revised and enlarged by Isidore... [read more] | $15.00
n.p. A Fine copy in stapled card covers, Near Fine; 20 p. As noted in the sub-title, this booklet provides the announcement by the Premier of British Columbia of his retirement from Office, October 2,... [read more] | $25.00
Commentary on The Holy Quran. Compiled from the Writings and Pronouncements of the Promised Messiah and Mahdi. Volume I Surah Fatiha.
Ahmad, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam, of Qaidan.
The London Mosque, Octavo. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Fine. n.d. Translated by Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan; Printed by Unwin Brothers at The Gresham Press. A perpendicular marginal pen along 5 lines of text... [read more] | $54.00
Winnipeg: Pemmican Publications, 1987. Octavo. Trade Paperback. Near Fine x + 170 p., including References in the form of a short bibliography. A clean, unmarked copy in tight binding; very slight curl... [read more] | $20.00
Cambridge University Press, Second Edition, 2004. Xxix, 291 + [3, pub. Advt.] pp. Glossary, List of abbreviations; Notes on Spelling and currency; Bibliography; 12 Appendixes; 6 Plates and 30 Figures.... [read more] | $20.00
Reception Tendered to The Captain and Officers of H.M.S. New Zealand by the Provincial Government on the Occasion of their visit to British Columbia.
[Military] [Royal Navy] [British Columbia]
Card covers; Oblong royal octavo (approx.. 9.5” x 6.5”), with embossed leaf motif on front cover with Provincial Insignia; bound by cord; small area of abrasions on front cover near the spine... [read more] | $100.00
London: Cleaver-Hume Press, 1960. First Edition. 4to. Cloth. Fine / Very Good. This book is not simply a Nautical History of an Admiral of the Royal Navy during the Victorian era, but a political history... [read more] | $25.00
Small (6”), triple-fold broadside, with printing recto and verso yielding six numbered pages. Fine. The Vancouver Technical School was originally founded in 1916 in the basement of King Edward... [read more] | $10.00
Figure 1 Publishing, Vancouver, and the Audain Art Museum, 2018, First Edition. Royal octavo, illustrated paper over boards. A Fine copy, issued without dj. 151 +  p., with notes and a list of contributors... [read more] | $30.00
Frank Cass & Co, London, 1965. A Near Fine copy in price-clipped dj with minor edge wear and a small area of creasing at the top edge. This third edition presents the full text, including the author’s... [read more] | $55.00
Hermann Hesse Dank An Goethe: Betrachtungen, Rezensionen, Briefe. Mit einem Essay von Reso Karalaschwili
[Hermann Hesse] [Goethe] Karalaschwili, Reso
Insel Verlag, Frankfurt, 1977. 12mo in wrappers ; 216, , [6, advt.] p.; frontis port. as on front panel; illustrated. Fine: unmarked in tight, square binding. Text in German. In correspondence Hesse... [read more] | $25.00
Bechterműnz Verlag, Augsberg, 1996. Octavo pictorial hard cover, issued without dj. 438 pp.; photographs (b&w); maps in text. A Fine, unmarked copy. With historical European beginnings (“Es... [read more] | $25.00