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  • CENTENNIAL COOK BOOK

    Welland, ON: Rewbury Printing Co., no date [1959?]. Octavo, white card covers with blue plastic comb binding. pp 250, [6]. Reproduced from holograph. Covers have light soiling, soft creases, ink recipes on blank pages at rear, VG otherwise. No copies located on AMICUS. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Book ID: 50363
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  • FAMILY HISTORY: the Servos family, the Whitmore family, the Jarvis letters, Robert Land, U.E. Loyalist

    St Catharines, ON: Niagara Historical Society, 1919. Second edition (first was in 1901). pp 43 + 2 plates, stapled in pale blue wrappers. Yellowing to page edges and to margins of covers, else fine. NHS publication #8. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 52241
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  • Niagara Historical Society
    Fifty years of peach culture in Ontario, Lieutenant general John Graves Simcoe, first governor of Upper Canada, First bridges over the Niagara River, Mrs. John Graves Simcoe, Address by Gen. Cruikshank on the Battle of Fort George

    Edition: First Edition

    Niagara: Advance Print, 1924. Octavo, pp 92 + 2 plates, stapled, in buff paper covers. Staples rusty, showing in inner margins of covers, else fine. Also includes "The Tragedy of Milford Lodge", and "The Reminiscences of Captain DeCew". Much War of 1812 content. Publication no. 36. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44283
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  • Glanford Historical Society
    GLANFORD: Visions and Views. A Pictorial History of Glanford

    Edition: First edition.

    (Mount Hope, Ontario): Glanford Historical Society, no date (1992). Oblong format, 24 x 31 cm, maroon cloth. pp (iv), (139). Photos throughout. Xmas, 1992, ink gift inscription at front, else else. Dust jacket has moderate use at spine ends and outer corners, VG otherwise. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. Ontario local history

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 35341
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  • MacDONALD, Cheryl
    GRAND HERITAGE: A History of Dunnville and the Townships of Canborough, Dunn, Moulton, Sherbrooke and South Cayuga

    Dunville, Ontario: Dunville District Heritage Association, 1992. Quarto, navy cloth. pp (xviii), 552, [2]. Endpaper maps, photos, extensive personal names index and general index. Ink owner name at front, else a fine copy. 2 kg.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 46464
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  • TURCOTTE, Dorothy
    GREETINGS FROM GRIMSBY PARK, the Chautauqua of Canads

    Edition: First edition

    Grimsby, ON: Grimsby Historical Society, 1985. Card covers. pp 72. Many photos, illustrations, map. Ink gift inscription at front, else a fine copy.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 51471
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  • Willoughby (Ont. : Township). Historical Committee, Charles H. Ort, Chairman
    HISTORICAL WRITINGS OF WILLOUGHBY TOWNSHIP

    Niagara Falls, Ontario: Evening Review Printers, no date (1967). 23 cm, 48 pp, stapled in yellow card covers. Illustrated with photos. One inch tear to lower inner corner of front cover, else fine. Issued as a Canadian Centenial of Confederation project. "Willoughby Township is the rural southern portion of Niagara Falls, Ontario, between the village of Chippawa and the boundary with Fort Erie. Included is historic Navy Island in the Niagara River and the site of the Battle of Chippawa, fought between British and American forces on July 5, 1814. In 1970, most of the township merged with the city of Niagara Falls with the creation of the Regional Municipality of Niagara, ending county government in Niagara." - Wikipedia. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Book: Near Fine, Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44718
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  • PETRIE, Francis J.
    HISTORY OF STAMFORD TOWNSHIP HALL 1874-1974

    Niagara Falls, ON: Lundy's Lane Historical Society, 1977. Quarto, pp 16, stapled, in card covers. Photos. Covers have foxing, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 42867
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  • HANNAY, James
    HISTORY OF THE WAR OF 1812 between Great Britain and the United States of America

    Toronto: Morang, 1905. Second edition. Grey buckram gilt lettered. Title page in red & black. pp [2], (xvi), 372. Frontispiece map and numerous illustrations and maps in text. Index. Library discard, with mark on spine, ink digits and withdrawal stamp on verso of title leaf, light evidence of pouch removal at rear, light evidence of effaced marks on front cover; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. A significant history because it was one of the earliest from an Anglo-Canadian point of view. Previously published in St. John and Halifax in 1901 (some textual differences from this edition). 1.5 kg parcel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48645
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  • FIELD, John L.
    JANET CARNOCHAN

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1985. Octavo, card covers. pp (64). Photos. Bit of sunning to front cover, VG otherwise. Biography of this Niagara-on-the-Lake educator and local historian. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45696
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  • CURZON, Sarah Anne
    LAURA SECORD, THE HEROINE OF 1812 : a Drama. And Other Poems

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: C. Blackett Robinson, 1887. Octavo, original reddish-brown cloth gilt lettered, all edges gilt. pp (8), (viii), (9)-215. Without the errata slip at rear found in some copies. Covers damp stained ans faded (a portion of rear cover bleached to white); bubbling to pastedowns; offset tanning to free endpapers; ink owner name to title page (J.C. McCorkell); text paper lightly rippled. In all, only fair externally, but internally, but for the rippling, the text is VG or better. "Sarah Anne Curzon née Vincent (1833 - November 6, 1898) was a Canadian poet, journalist, editor, and playwright who was one of 'the first women's rights activists and supporters of liberal feminism' in Canada. During her lifetime she was best known…

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    Toronto: C. Blackett Robinson, 1887. Octavo, original reddish-brown cloth gilt lettered, all edges gilt. pp (8), (viii), (9)-215. Without the errata slip at rear found in some copies. Covers damp stained ans faded (a portion of rear cover bleached to white); bubbling to pastedowns; offset tanning to free endpapers; ink owner name to title page (J.C. McCorkell); text paper lightly rippled. In all, only fair externally, but internally, but for the rippling, the text is VG or better. "Sarah Anne Curzon née Vincent (1833 - November 6, 1898) was a Canadian poet, journalist, editor, and playwright who was one of 'the first women's rights activists and supporters of liberal feminism' in Canada. During her lifetime she was best known for her closet drama, Laura Secord: The Heroine of 1812, one of the works that made Laura Secord a household name." - Wikipedia. She called "Laura Secord" Canada's first feminist play. Contains a 6 page "Memoir" of Secord at the front. Also includes notes and some correspondence pertaining to the War of 1812.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49183
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  • CURZON, Sarah Anne
    LAURA SECORD, THE HEROINE OF 1812 : a Drama. And Other Poems

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: C. Blackett Robinson, 1887. Octavo, original reddish-brown cloth gilt lettered, all edges gilt. pp (8), (viii), (9)-215. Without the errata slip at rear found in some copies. Covers damp stained and faded (a portion of rear cover bleached to white); bubbling to pastedowns; offset tanning to free endpapers; ink owner name to title page (J.C. McCorkell); text paper lightly rippled. In all, only fair externally, but internally, except for the rippling, the text is VG or better. "Sarah Anne Curzon née Vincent (1833 - November 6, 1898) was a Canadian poet, journalist, editor, and playwright who was one of 'the first women's rights activists and supporters of liberal feminism' in Canada. During her lifetime she was best known…

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    Toronto: C. Blackett Robinson, 1887. Octavo, original reddish-brown cloth gilt lettered, all edges gilt. pp (8), (viii), (9)-215. Without the errata slip at rear found in some copies. Covers damp stained and faded (a portion of rear cover bleached to white); bubbling to pastedowns; offset tanning to free endpapers; ink owner name to title page (J.C. McCorkell); text paper lightly rippled. In all, only fair externally, but internally, except for the rippling, the text is VG or better. "Sarah Anne Curzon née Vincent (1833 - November 6, 1898) was a Canadian poet, journalist, editor, and playwright who was one of 'the first women's rights activists and supporters of liberal feminism' in Canada. During her lifetime she was best known for her closet drama, Laura Secord: The Heroine of 1812, one of the works that made Laura Secord a household name." - Wikipedia. She called "Laura Secord" Canada's first feminist play. Contains a 6 page "Memoir" of Secord at the front. Also includes notes and some correspondence pertaining to the War of 1812.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45476
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  • POWELL, R. Janet and Barbara Coffman, editors
    LINCOLN COUNTY 1856-1956

    Edition: First edition.

    St. Catharines, Ontario: Lincoln County Council, 1956. Octavo. (156) pp, grey card covers. Photos in text, two folding maps. A centennial history of this Niagara Peninsula country. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 50489
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  • RENNIE, A. James
    LOUTH TOWNSHIP: its people and past (cover title)

    Edition: First printing

    St. Catharines, Ontario: Louth Township Citizens Centennial Committee, 1966. Octavo. pp 65, stapled, in card covers. Photos in text, map inside front cover. Slight yellowing to edges and spine fold of cover, else fine. Louth Township is part of Lincoln County and is adjacent to St. Catharines. Ontario local history. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping rate will be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 40462
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  • POWELL, R. Janet, compiler
    LOYALIST AND PIONEER FAMILIES OF WEST LINCOLN 1783-1833. Annals of the Forty No. 6

    Grimsby, ON: Grimsby Historical Society, 1955. Yellow card covers. pp (90), [4]. Fine copy. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 50776
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  • WILLIAMS, Jack
    MERRITT: a Canadian before his time. A biography of William Hamilton Merritt

    St. Catharines, ON: Stonehouse Publication, 1985. Octavo, pp iv, 92. Photos, maps, facsimiles. Bit of rubbing to spine folds, edges of covers, ink owner name, VG otherwise. Among his other accomplishments, Merritt was the builder of the Welland Canal. My city of Welland was once called Merritsville. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45904
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  • MORGAN'S CASTLE by HILLIARD, Jan (pseud. of Hilda Kay Grant)
    HILLIARD, Jan (pseud. of Hilda Kay Grant)
    MORGAN'S CASTLE

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Abelard-Schumann, 1964. Yellow cloth. [2], 188, [2] pp. Rubber stamped owner name and brief ink inscription on front free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has both corners clipped from front flap; a few nicks; rubbing to flap folds; else VG+, colours bright.. A crime novel set in a little town in the heart of Ontario's Niagara Peninsula. Hubin p. 402. Her last novel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 25160
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  • GREENHILL, Ralph, and Thomas D. Mahoney
    NIAGARA

    Edition: First Edition

    University of Toronto Press, 1969. Quarto. Black cloth. (viii), 184 pp. Sunning to extreme lower edges of covers, else fine. Jacket has sticker shadow at bottom of spine, else fine. Colour and black and white reproductions of historic photos, prints, ephemera related to Niagara Falls, with text by former Buffalo, NY, antiquarian bookseller Tom Mahoney.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 1271
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  • SKELTON, James
    NIAGARA DAYS

    Edition: First printing

    Ilfracombe, Devon: Arthur H. Stockwell, no date (1962). Octavo, blue cloth. pp 221, [3] + plates. Illustrations in text. Fine in fine jacket. A somewhat uncommon history of Ontario's historic Niagara Peninsula, publshed by a vanity press.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 40189
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  • CAMPBELL, Marjorie Cambell
    NIAGARA: Hinge of the Golden Arc

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Ryerson, 1958. Brown cloth, endpaper maps. pp xviii, 356, [2] + plates. Small tears and some rubbing to spine ends, else a VG jacketless copy. Tipped in is a small envelope addressed to Dr. Walter Tovell, containing the engraved card of the author, which she has inscribed, thanking him for his assistance. (Tovell, Curator of Geography at the Royal Ontario Museum, read and advised on the chapters on early Indian occupation, geography, and topology). His rubber stamp is on the front free endpaper.She has also signed the half-title page.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 29717
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