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Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems. . .

Full title reads: Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems; and... [read more] | $95.00

Happiness.
Kappele, A. J. [Arthur James].

Vancouver: Self Published, 1919. First Edition. 4.25" x 8". Stapled Card Covers. Fine Kappele was a Vancouver lawyer and essayist, son of Methodist minister Stephen S. Kappele. This is a Fine,... [read more] | $20.00

New Zealand Plants and their Story.
Cockayne, L.

W.A.G. Skinner, Government Printer, Wellington, New Zealand, 1927. 3rd Revised Edition; 99 photographs (b&w), 11 line drawings; index. 271 pp. Pictorial green cloth; small octavo. Previous owner... [read more] | $20.00

Old Folks at Home: "Way down upon de Swanee Ribber".
Foster, Stephen Collins

Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1889. Small Octavo, Near Fine. The original printing of Foster's famous song was published by Firth, Pond & Co. in 1851; this edition with drawings and engravings by Charles... [read more] | $60.00

The Center of the Cyclone: An Autobiography of Inner Space
Lilly, John C., M.D.

New York: The Julian Press, 1972. Octavo. Cloth. Very Good + / Good. 222 pp.; 6 Tables; list of 'Recommended Reading'. One of the fundamental books recounting personal experiences with LSD and other hallucinogens.... [read more] | $25.00

Doctor Dolittle: A Treasury
Lofting, Hugh

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia & New York, 1967. First Edition, in slip case. A celebration of the delightful imagination and humour of Doctor Dolittle selected from eight volumes, including... [read more] | $25.00

Chainsaw Lumbermaking
Malloff, Will

Newtown, Connecticut: The Taunton Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo. Pictorial Hard Cover. Fine / Very Good +. 213 pp.; 400+ illustrations and photographs. The fundamental handbook on turning timber into... [read more] | $50.00

A Souvenir of Glenallan. Containing Also The Two Dreams of Joseph and The Universal Empire Sun Clock
Pirie, Dr. John S.

New Westminster, BC: Self Published, 1947. Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. pp. [7] + 8-28; port. and frontispiece of 'The Universal Empire Sun Clock'; with a Preface from the author - a Justice... [read more] | $35.00

Penetration: Five Plays.
Russell, Lawrence.

Mission City: The Sono Nis Press, 1972. Octavo. Hard Cover. Gift inscription from the author on the half-title. Fine / Near Fine. A very nice copy of this collection of 5 dramatic presentations by Lawrence... [read more] | $30.00

The Encyclopaedia of Sport.
The Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire Hedley Peek and F. G. Aflalo (Editors).

Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd., London, 1898. Two large quarto volumes (10.5”), , original cloth with gilt spine titles and ornamentation, and publisher’s device on front boards; issued without... [read more] | $90.00

Pookie and the Gypsies
Wallace, Ivy

London; Collins, quarto. Pictorial Boards. Fine. n.d. Quarto (approx. 11"), with full colour illustrated endpapers and illustrations throughout by the author. A lovely copy. ... [read more] | $55.00

The Modelmaker. For Those Interested in Making Working Models - Vol. 1 No. 1 through Vol. 10 No. 12.
[Models] Spon, W. Edmunds (Editor).

New York: Spon & Chamberlain, Small 8vo (18cm.). Hard Cover. Near Fine. A bound, incomplete, set from the first four issues starting in January of 1924 through to December of 1933: 4 issues then in... [read more] | $190.00