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  • SHIPLEY, Nan
    THE BLONDE VOYAGEUR

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Burns & MacEachern, 1971. Red boards. Rubber stamp of the Canadian Book Information Centre at front, lightl yellowing to page edges, else fine. Jacket has rubbing, VG otherwise. Set in Manitoba, an historical novel of the fur trade.; Octavo 0887680267

    Book ID: 48891
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  • Birdsell, Sandra
    The Chrome Suite: a novel

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1992. Card covers with flaps. Ink owner name at front, page edges yellowed, vertical crease to spine, VG. The book wonthe McNally Robinson prize for the best book published in 1992, and was nominated for The Governor General's Award. Set in Manitoba.; Octavo 077101452x

    Book ID: 50377
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  • COOK, Ramsay
    THE DAFOE-SIFTON CORRESPONDENCE 1919-1927

    Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1965. Octavo, green cloth. pp xxx, 265 + 5 plates (one in colour). Fine copy. Dust jacket has two short tears, VG otherwise. #488 of an edition of 750 copies. MRS 2. John Dafoe and Clifford Sifton.

    Book ID: 29868
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  • BUDD, Henry (Katherine Pettipas, editor)
    THE DIARY OF THE REVEREND HENRY BUDD 1870-1875

    Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1974. Octavo, green cloth. #329 of 1000 copies. pp (xlviii), 198. Index. Fine copy, no jacket. MRS 4. Budd was a native Anglican missionary at Le Pas, Manitoba

    Book ID: 29866
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  • Stead, Robert J. C.
    The Homesteaders. Introduction by Susan Wood Glicksohn

    University of Toronto Press, 1974. Yellow cloth. pp xxvi, (4), 347. Facsimile reprint of the 1918 original, with new Introduction. Small ink name at front, faint soiling to page edges, else fine. Dust jacket has small chip and short tear to lightly soiled spine, VG otherwise. A novel of pioneer life in Manitoba. ; Octavo 0802020674

    Book ID: 48900
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  • TAYLOR, James Wickes (Hartwell Bowsfield, editor)
    THE JAMES WICKES TAYLOR CORRESPONDENCE 1859-1870

    Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1968. #461 of an edition of 750 copies. Green cloth. pp (lii), 193. Fine copy. Jacket has tiny nicks at head of spine, else fine. MRS 3.; Octavo

    Book ID: 29867
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  • SHIPLEY, H.R.
    THE LENGTHENING SHADOW

    Steinbach, Manitoba: Carillon Press, 1975. Maroon buckram. Pp 130, photos in text. Private owner’s ink name and address on dedication page, else fine. Autobiography of an English immigrant to Manitoba.

    Book ID: 29919
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  • DURKIN, Douglas
    THE LOBSTICK TRAIL

    Edition: First Canadian Edition

    Toronto: Musson. Green pictorial cloth stamped in black. pp (6), 324. Long Xmas, 1921, ink gift inscription, and Edmonton book store sticker, at front, else a VG clean and unworn copy. "A Romance of Northern Canada" (front cover). A novel set in Manitoba.; Octavo

    Book ID: 49388
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  • KRERUTZWEISER, Erwin E.
    THE RED RIVER INSURRECTION: Its Causes and Events

    Edition: First Edition

    Gardenvale, Quebec: Garden City Press (printer), no date (1936). Green cloth. pp (xii), 166, [2]. Light spine sunning, text paper lightly toned, else a fine, jacketless copy, no owner names. 1869-70 rebellion.; 12mo

    Book ID: 30242
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  • ROY, Gabrielle
    THE ROAD PAST ALTAMONT. Translated from the French by Joyce Marshall.

    Edition: First edition in English

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1966. Blue boards. Cheap text paper tanned as always, else fine. Jacket has some minor rubbing, 1/4 inch edge tear to rear panel, else fine & bright. An uncommonly nice copy of this short novel about a young French-Canadian girl in Manitoba by an important French-Canadian author.

    Book ID: 5452
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  • BRYCE, George, Dr.
    THE ROMANTIC SETTLEMENT OF LORD SELKIRK'S COLONISTS [The Pioneers of Manitoba].

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: Musson, 1909. Geen pictorial cloth. 328 pp. Plates inserted, drawings in text. Spine a bit age-darkened, lightly rubbed; 1919 ink inscription to front free endpaper; endpapers tanned; VG copy otherwise.; Octavo

    Book ID: 7976
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  • BRYCE, George, Dr.
    THE ROMANTIC SETTLEMENT OF LORD SELKIRK'S COLONISTS [The Pioneers of Manitoba].

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: Musson, 1909. Geen pictorial cloth. 328 pp. Plates inserted, drawings in text. Spine lightly darkened; text paper a little toned as usual; cracked inner hinges repaired with rice paper tape; else a good tight and clean copy, no owner names.; Octavo

    Book ID: 29638
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  • THE SACRIFICE by WISEMAN, Adele
    WISEMAN, Adele
    THE SACRIFICE

    New York: Viking. Second printing Oct., 1956 (first was Sept., 1956). Dark blue cloth stamped in silver, red topstain. Fine copy. In the Canadian issue (Macmillan) jacket, as some were issued. Black jacket has a few short edge tears, light rubbing, VG, attractive, red unfaded. The Winnipeg author's first book, a novel of the immigrant experience, especially Jewish, in Western Canada, and a winner of the Governor-General's Award.

    Book ID: 42730
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  • HAAS, Maara
    THE STREET WHERE I LIVE: a novel. Illustrated by Frank Mikuska

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1976. Orange cloth. Yellow dust jacket has light soiling, one short tear, and slight darkening to spine, VG otherwise. Slices of life in the north end of Winnipeg between the wars. ; Octavo 0070927715

    Book ID: 49285
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  • BEDFORD, A.G.
    THE UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG. Volume II, The First Forty Years (1967-2007)

    Edition: First printing

    Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Winnipeg Press, 2007. Inscribed by Author; Red cloth. pp xii, 270 + plates; photos in text, index. Fine copy. Inscribed by the author to a faculty member. ; Octavo; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 52969
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  • REA. J.E.
    THE WINNIPEG GENERAL STRIKE

    Toronto: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1973. Small quarto, card covers. pp (vi), 121. Illustrated. Front cover and early leaves just a little rippled, bit of rubbing to front cover, ink owner name,VG otherwise. Entirely quotes from the press. Canadian History Through the Press Series. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 45352
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  • MASTERS, D.C.
    THE WINNIPEG GENERAL STRIKE

    Edition: First printing

    University of Toronto Press, 1950. Brown cloth. pp (xvi), 159 + plates. Index. VG in worn, only fair jacket. Noted Canadian journalist Wilfred Eggleston's copy, with his ink name at front, ink notes on verso of rear free endpaper, and a few ink notes in text. Later owner's ink name at front. The strike paralyzed Winnipeg in 1920. A famous event in modern Canadian history.

    Book ID: 43840
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  • Penner, Norman, editor and introduction
    Winnipeg 1919: The strikers' own history of the Winnipeg general strike.

    Toronto: James Lorimer, 1975. The paper issue. Second edition, enlarged (first was in 1973). pp (xxviii), 292. Photos, index. Ink owner name at front, text paper a bit yellowed as always, else a VG clean and tight copy. 0888620853

    Book ID: 44121
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  • Artibise, Alan F.J.
    WINNIPEG: a social history of urban growth 1874-1914

    Edition: First Edition

    McGill-Queen's University Press: Montreal, 1975. Green cloth. pp xiv, 382 + plates, folding map. Tables, bibliography, index. Tape stains to covers and endapers, VG unworn copy otherwise. Dust jacket has a tiny hole to spine, internal tape marks, VG otherwise.

    Book ID: 45166
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