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  • WARKENTIN, Abe
    REFLECTIONS ON OUR HERITAGE: a history of Steinbach and the R.M. of Hanover from 1874

    Steinbach, Manitoba: Derksen Printers, 1975. Second printing.. Tall octavo, yellow cloth. pp (xii), 13-373, [3]. Many illustrations in text. Ink inscription at front (from the mayor?), else fine. Dust jacket has a small chip and long external tape repairs to front panel; just good. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Book ID: 43733
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  • LALOR, George
    SAGKEENG

    Winnipeg: Pemmican, 1993. pp (8), 157. Photos in text. Inscribed by the author on a label on the title page. Fine copy. "Sagkeeng tells of the return of the traders, now both French and English, to the region, of the departure of the Cree and the arrival of a host of other aboriginal people from the east and south: Ojibway, Ottawa and Potowatomi. It tells of the fur wars that followed between the rival trading companies and of their tragic impact on the land and on its people. The story concludes when the warring factions unite to form one concern, the Hudson's Bay Company". ; Octavo; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 55298
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  • COWAN, C.L.
    SANDY'S SON

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: John M. Poole, 1931. Maroon cloth. 288 pp. Spine slightly sunned with gilt lettering dulled; yellowing to page edges; thin spot from erasure to front pastedown; light spotting to rear cover; else a VG clean and unworn copy. Peel 5337. A novel partially set in Manitoba. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 49516
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  • SOUTHESK, Earl of (James Carnegie)
    Saskatchewan and the Rocky Mountains: A Diary and Narrative of Travel, Sport, and Adventure, During a Journey Through the Hudson's Bay Company's Territories in 1859 & 1860

    Edition: First of this edition

    Edmonton, Alberta: Hurtig, 1969. Octavo, green cloth. pp xxxviii, 448 + 2 colour folding maps; illlustrations, some full page. Fine copy. Jacket has small tears at head of spine, creases, VG otherwise. Fascimile reprint of the London, 1875, edition, with a new Introduction by L.G. Thomas. Note: bit over 1 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required.

    Book ID: 42313
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  • STATEMENT RESPECTING THE EARL OF SELKIRK’S SETTLEMENT UPON THE RED RIVER, in North America; its destruction in 1815 and 1816; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party...

    Toronto: Coles Publishing Company, 1974. Card covers. viii, 194 + 100 pp Appendix. Spine lightly darkened, lightly rubbed, near fine uncreased copy otherwise. Facsimile reprint of the London, 1817, edition. Title page continues: " with Observations upon a recent publication entitled 'A Narrative of Occurences in the Indian Country,' &c". Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 29685
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  • KAVANAGH, Martin
    THE ASSINIBOINE BASIN...A social study of the discovery, exploration and settlement of Manitoba

    Edition: First Edition

    Brandon, Manitoba: Author, 1946. Octavo, blue cloth. pp (xviii), (283)+ plates, 2 folding maps; maps and illustrations in text. VG+ copy, no owner names. Flaps (only) of dust jacket laid in.

    Book ID: 29809
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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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  • JARVIS, W.H.P.
    THE LETTERS OF A REMITTANCE MAN TO HIS MOTHER

    Edition: Second Printing

    London: Murray. Second printing, June, 1909 (first was Sept. 1908). Maroon cloth lettered and decorated in black, spine gilt lettered. pp (6), 122 + frontispiece with tissue guard. Inscribed by the author "To Betty from the Author Christmas 1924". Minor rubbing to ends of very lightly sunned spine, else fine. Watters p 316, Peel 3184. Fiction set in Manitoba. The narrative begins "My Dear Mother, This is a beastly, horrid place, this Winnipeg."; Octavo; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 55528
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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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  • PRITCHARD, E.C.R., Rev.
    THE RED RIVER SETTLEMENT A Gripping Narrative of Pioneer Days Winnipeg / Vancouver / Seattle

    Edition: First Edition

    White Rock, BC: White Rock Printers & Publishers, 1961. Light brown card covers printed in red, brown cloth spine. pp (60). Photos in text. Soft cover creases, a VG unworn copy. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 55324
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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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