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  • ALLAN, Luke (pseud. of William Lacey Amy)
    THE LONE TRAIL

    London: Herbert Jenkins, no date. Later printing ("Popular Edition"). First was Jenkins, 1922. Green pictorial cloth stamped in black. pp 312, (8, ads). Fine copy. Alberta setting. RCMP interest.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 51123
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  • GILEAD, Heather
    THE MAPLE LEAF FOR QUITE A WHILE

    Edition: First UK edition

    London: Dent, 1967. Red cloth. pp (vi), (185) + plates. Fine in near fine jacket. Author recounts her experiences growing up in Alberta, and a trip she made with her octogenerian mother to her Iowa birthplace.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43729
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  • BRAMLEY-MOORE, Alwyn
    THE PATH OF DUTY: the wartime letters of Alwyn Bramley-Moore 1914-1916. Edited and with introduction by Ken Tingley

    Edition: First printing.

    Calgary: Historical Society of Alberta, 1998. Card covers, pp 140, index, illustrated. Ink owner name, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48037
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  • KITTO, F.H.
    THE PEACE RIVER DISTRICT CANADA: Its Resources and Opportunities

    Ottawa: Department of the Interior Canada, 1920. Octavo, buff paper covers. pp 52 + folding map at rear; photos in text. Small corner chip to front cover, some tanning to covers, else fine, uncreased, no owner names. Issued to promote immigration to this district of Northern Alberta and British Columbia. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 36273
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  • TAYLOR, William C.
    THE SNOWS OF YESTERYEAR: J. Norman Collie, Mountaineer

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1973. Beige boards. pp (186), photos, illustrations, chonology, bibliography. Fine copy. Dust jacket has tears to head of spine, VG otherwise. John Norman Collie, Professor of Chemistry, geographer, writer, and art collector, was one of the greatest mountaineers of his age, climbing in the greatest mountain ranges of the world, including the then relatively untouched Canadian Rockies.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44691
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  • MITCHELL, W.O.
    THE VANISHING POINT

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Macmillan, 1973. Brown cloth. Bit of foxing to top page edges, else fine. Brown jacket has the orange title lettering on the spine sunned to yellow, as usual, and the spine itself is very lightly sunned; very shallow chip to foot of spine; nicks, mild rubbing; small hole and short tear to front flap fold; VG otherwise. Author's fourth novel, about a schoolteacher and Indian agent in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49115
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  • THE VANISHING POINT (inscribed) by MITCHELL, W.O.
    MITCHELL, W.O.
    THE VANISHING POINT (inscribed)

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Macmillan, 1973. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on title page "Regards to Jim, W.O. Mitchell. 23 / 1 / 74". Nearly fine, with very narrow band of light sunning to upper and lower edges of covers; small very light soil spot to verso of title leaf; small light soil spot and one inch narrow ripple to dedication leaf. Brown jacket has the orange title lettering on the spine sunned to yellow, as usual, and the spine itself is very lightly sunned; minor rubbing to spine tips, outer corners; light rubbing to flap folds; VG+ otherwise. Author's fourth novel, about a schoolteacher and Indian agent in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 9401
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  • CASHMAN, A.W. (Tony)
    THE VICE-REGAL COWBOY. (Life and Times of Alberta's J.J. Bowlen)

    Edition: First Edition

    Edmonton, Alberta: Institute of Applied Art, 1957. The paper issue. Octavo, illustrated card covers. pp 200. Photos in text. Front cover has a sticker scar to upper corner with partial loss of "N"; soft cover creases; VG clean and tight copy otherwise. Bowlen was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Alberta in Jan., 1950.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44072
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  • EDWARDS, Ralph
    TRAIL TO THE CHARMED LAND

    Edition: First edition.

    Hamilton, Saskatoon, & Vancouver: H.R. Larson Publishing Company, 1950. Octavo, illustrated card covers. [4], (x), 135, [3] pp. Photos and map in text. Spine faded, with tears at ends neatly repaired, VG copy otherwise. Edwards writes of his days as a guide in the Canadian Rockies, including the Yoho National Park, at the turn of the 20th century. Not in Peel.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 38221
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  • McCOURT, Edward
    WALK THROUGH THE VALLEY

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1958. Brown boards. Page edges tanned; light yellowing to endpapers; text paper lightly toned; else fine. White dust jacket has light soiling, VG. A novel set in the foothills of the Rockies in Alberta.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49071
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  • WHAT THE CROW SAID by KROETSCH, Robert
    KROETSCH, Robert
    WHAT THE CROW SAID

    Edition: First of this edition

    Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1998. Card covers with flaps. A new edition, with corrections and an Introduction by Robert Wilson. Ink inscription at front (of Robert Wilson?), else fine.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 53238
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  • GAHAGAN, Alvine Cyr (Margaret Mitchell])
    YES FATHER. Pioneer Nursing in Alberta.

    Edition: First edition

    Manchester, NH: Hammer Publications, 1979. Dark blue pictorial cloth stamped in gilt without dust jacket (presumably as issued). vi, 186 pp. Photos throughout. Fine copy. Signed by the author, and with her small name label to front pastedown. Reprints a short 17 Feb., 1941, letter from Gone with the Wind author Margaret Mitchell (she thanks the author for her kind words and encourages her in her book project). Author's experiences as an Alberta nurse in the first half of the 20th century.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 17557
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