Our Books - Twenty Recent Acquisitions
The Pleistocene, or Ice Age, of South-west British Columbia: Part 1 The Glacial Lake Georgia; Part 2 The Great Interglacial; Part 3 Vashon Glaciation.
Draycott, Walter MacKay
Vancouver; The Art, Historical and Scientific Association of Vancouver, 1951. octavo (9" x 6"). Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine. Printed in three volumes of the periodical "Museum and Art Notes",... [read more] | $60.00
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1940. First Edition. Royal Octavo (9.5"). Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good +. (xviii) + 520 pp.; map endpapers in colour; previous owner blind stamp on title page and... [read more] | $100.00
Toronto; The University of Toronto Press, 1941. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth. Very Good [xv], 136 p.; 36 Tables; Index. Volume 10 in the U of T Political Economy Series. Innis, who penned the Foreword,... [read more] | $40.00
Crucial Maps in the Early Cartography and Place-Nomenclature of the Atlantic Coast of Canada
Ganong, W[illiam]. F[rancis].
Association Copy The University of Toronto Press in Co-operation with The Royal Society of Canada, 1964. A Fine copy in price-clipped, Near Fine dustjacket. Royal octavo (9”); [xvii],  &... [read more] | $190.00
Archibald Munro had a steady purpose in life – to play the man, and to allow no pain of his – and pain never left him long – to spoil his work, or to bring a shadow to the life of any... [read more] | $25.00
Vancouver; Mitchell Press, 1963. First Edition. Octavo. Half-Leather. Fine. [xv]  413 pp; illust. including single-page map, facsims., ports. This publication was the first time these journals,... [read more] | $50.00
Reminiscences of an Old Timer. A Recital of the Actual Events, Incidents, Trials, Hardships, Vicissitudes, Adventures, Perils, and Escapes of a Pioneer, Hunter, Miner and Scout of the Pacific Northwest.
Hunter, George, Colonel
Balance of title of this Third Edition reads: Together with His later Experiences in Official and Business Capacities, and a Brief Description of the Resources, Beauties and Advantages of the New Northwest;... [read more] | $120.00
Abbotsford, B.C.; Viccaro, 1994. Fine / Fine. 227 pp., including index; photographs throughout. The history of 5 generations of the Trethewey family in the lower Mainland of British Columbia, and the... [read more] | $35.00
Heretics and Heroes: How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World.
Doubleday, New York, 2013. A Fine, First Edition in like dust jacket. 341 pp.; pictorial endpapers; 29 colour plates: b&w illustrations in text; Map of the Religious Divisions of Europe after 1648;... [read more] | $15.00
Collins, London, 1951; small 8vo. Part of this publisher’s “About Britain” series (this being No. 8), with 90 photographs (3 in colour), a word-portrait by Hoskins, a Gazetteer compiled... [read more] | $20.00