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THE HENRY FARM. Oriole: an early settlement of North York
Willowdale, ON: Henry Farm Community Interest Association, 1987. Oblong octavo, card covers. pp (92), . Photos, index. Near fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45885More details Price: USD $13.95 USD $12.56
THE HERMES (first three issues)
Toronto: Humberside Collegiate Institute, 1926. 10 inches / 25.5 cm, stapled and glued into cream paper covers printed in red and grey. First three numbers of this yearbook, for 1926, 1927, and 1928. pp 144; 144; 168. Numerous Toronto ads, many photos. Chips and tears to spine ends; corner creases; 1928 number has closed tears to covers; ink owner name and address to front cover of 1926 volume; in all, good or better, clean and tight. A number of ink signatures are in the 1926 number. The usual sort of school magazine, with cartoons, verse, stories, articles on clubs, sports teams, etc. Produced by Humberside's Literary Society. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 44896More details Price: USD $75.00 USD $67.50
THE HISTORICAL COMPLEXITIES OF PICKERING-MARKHAM-SCARBOROUGH-UXBRIDGE...
Toronto: Ontario, Ministry of Treasury, Economics and Intergovernmental Affairs / North Pickering Community Development Project, 1973. Yellow card covers with black plastic comb binding. pp , (iv), (100). Illustrated, maps. Reproduced from typescript. "a history of the area to be developed under the auspices of the North Pickering Community Development Project with digressions of related topics such as pioneer farming and old houses; the whole sometimes known as the Settlement History Report". Creases at head of spine; VG.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45054More details Price: USD $20.00 USD $18.00
THE HISTORY OF ELECTRICITY IN OSHAWA
Oshawa, ON: 1966. 30 leaves, card covers, comb binding. Reproduced by photocopy on rectos only. "Written for The Public Utilities Commission of the City of Oshawa. For Inclusion in the 'Hall of Memory' - the co-operative Centennial Project of the O.M.E.A., the A.M.E.U., and Ontario Hydro, to be located in a display on the Sir Adam Beck- Niagara No. 1 Generating Station. September, 1966". 12 pp text, lists of Commissioners and Managers, and many photos. Fine.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45189
THE HISTORY OF GREENBANK UNITED CHURCH 1896-1996
Greenbank, ON: The church, 1996. pp 103, stapled in paper covers. Illustrated. Creases to covers, a small amount of ink underlining in text, VG otherwise. Greenbank is a village in Scugog, Regional Municipality of Durham, just east of Uxbridge. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45137
THE HISTORY OF LLEWELLYN HALL: : 138 King Street East Oshawa, Ontario 1919 -1948
Campbellford, ON: Taylor Day Publishing, 1994. pp (10), (258). Illustrated. Lacking the rear free endpaper; external cellotape repairs to foot of spine; VG clean copy otherwise. "Built in 1884 for the Guy family, over the next years it was home to Colonel Sam and Adelaide McLaughlin and their family, a maternity ward for Oshawa General Hospital, a home for Protestant missionary children and before its end was the core for education and worship for a Jewish congregation."
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45194More details Price: USD $19.95 USD $17.96
THE HISTORY OF OSHAWA AIRPORT
No place: Author, no date, 1994. Quarto. pp (4), 6 plus blue paper illustrated cover, printed on rectos only. Brad bound in a yellow folder. A separate printing of an article from the 27 June, 1994, issue of Flying News. Fine.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45390More details Price: USD $10.00 USD $9.00
THE HONOURABLE SOCIETY OF OSGOODE HALL. With an appendix on the history and architecture of the fabric by E.R. Arthur
Edition: First Edition
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1952. Red cloth. pp 60 + plates. Ink name at front, faint endpaper yellowing, else fine. Dust jacket has nicks and small chips to spine ends, somee tear to front panel, VG otherwise. Osgoode Hall, built in the Georgian Palladian and Neoclassical styles 1828-32, located in the heart of Toronto, is the headquarters of the Law Society of Upper Canada. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 44839More details Price: USD $17.95 USD $16.16
THE HOSPITAL AND THE LAMP
Edition: First edition.
Oshawa, ON: Oshawa General Hospital, 1956. Octavo, pp 90, , stapled in buff card covers. Soiling and soft creases to the covers, VG otherwise. History of the hospital since 1910. Scarce. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45564More details Price: USD $24.95 USD $22.46
THE LEGACY OF YORK: a survey of the early development of the communities of York
Edition: First edition
York (Toronto, Ontario): Historical Committee of the City of York, 1992. Quarto, card covers. pp (4), (97), . Maps, photos, index. Fine copy, signed by the author.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45618More details Price: USD $16.95 USD $15.26
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JOSEPH GOULD: struggles of the early Canadian settlers, settlement of Uxbridge, sketch of the history of the County of Ontario, the Rebellion of 1837, parliamentary career, etc., etc...
Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1972. Facsimile reprint of the 1887 edition, with additions. Octavo, orange boards, photographic endpapers. pp xvi, (17)-336 + plates. Adds an Afterword on pp 305-36 plus 8 pp of historic photos of Uxbridge. Fine copy. Otherwise fine jacket taped to inside. Much on the history of Uxbridge, Ontario. "The second male child born in the township was Joseph Gould, who for many years represented this and the adjoining township of Scott in the Home District Council, was first provisional warden of the County of Ontario on its separation, first reeve of the Village of Uxbridge on its incorporation and for several terms member of the old parliment of United Canada for North Ontario. He was born in 1808."
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45572More details Price: USD $19.95 USD $17.96
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF WELLINGTON SQUARE UNITED CHURCH
Burlington, Ontario: The church, 1981. Octavo, pp 46, . Photos. Fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45874
The Mackenzie homestead, 82 Bond street, Toronto (cover title)
Toronto: T.H. Best, printer, 1947. 12mo, pp , unpaged, stapled in paper covers. Facsimiles, illustrations, map. Vertical crease to the whole, else fine. A pamphlet issued to mark the acquisition of this historic Toronto home, still standing, the home of Toronto's first mayor and leader of the 1837 Rebellion in Upper Canada. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 47018More details Price: USD $8.95 USD $8.06
THE MUNICIPALITY OF TORONTO: a history (3 volume set)
Edition: First Edition
Toronto: Dominion Publishing Company, 1923. Three volumes, quarto, original half green cloth and black simulated leather, green endpapers. Volume 1: 552 pp. Volume 2: (553) - 881pp with biographical index plus 64 pp biographical text. Volume 3: pp 65 - 391, continuation of biographical text. With many plates and portraits with tissue guards. VG clean set. Note: 6.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45183More details Price: USD $150.00 USD $135.00
THE NATURAL RESOURCES OF KING TOWNSHIP, ONTARIO 1938
Edition: First Edition
Toronto: 1938. Octavo, green cloth. pp 54 + 9 colour folding maps, 1 folding chart, 1 map in text, map title leaves. Unusually, the folding maps have cellophane protective sheets. Spine a bit sunned, with gilt lettering tarnished; some offsetting onto leaves facing maps, VG otherwise. Inscribed by Aubrey Davis of Newmarket, who wrote the introduction.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 42028More details Price: USD $34.95 USD $31.46
THE ONTARIO VILLAGE OF BROUGHAM. Past! Present! Future ?
Edition: First edition.
Brougham, ON: Author, 1973. Octavo, brown boards. viii, 408 pp, + 2 folding plans; illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Very nearly fine. Dust jacket has internal staining, bit of external rubbing but VG in appearance. #312 of an unspecified limitation. Author has signed and dated the tiitle page (25 Nov. 1973) and added the name of a Brougham couple. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover.Book ID: 45569More details Price: USD $24.95 USD $22.46
THE OPEN GATE: Toronto Union Station. A collection of essays and photographs
Edition: First Edition
Toronto: Peter Martin, 1972. Card covers. pp xviii, 126. Photos by John Taylor. Contributions by Pierre Berton, John Robert Colombo, William Kilbourn, others. Fine copy.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 45045More details Price: USD $18.95 USD $17.06
THE PAPER TYRANT: John Ross Robertson of the Toronto Telegram
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1971. Octavo, black boards. pp (12), 227 + plates. Bibliography, index. Light yellowing to page edges, VG otherwise. Dust jacket has light spine sunning, shallow chips and small tears along top edges, generally VG otherwise. Biography of the Toronto newspaper publisher of the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45593More details Price: USD $14.95 USD $13.46
THE ROMANESQUE HEAD OFFICE OF CONFEDERATION LIFE ASSOCIATION...building with assurance at 20 Richmond Street East, Toronto
Toronto Region Architectural Conservancy, 1997. Quarto, glossy illustrated card covers. Pp (10), 122. Many photos, plans. Fine copy
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 40814More details Price: USD $25.00 USD $22.50
THE SPIRIT OF PLACE
Toronto: BCE Development Corporation, 1988. Large squarish octavo, white copy. pp 48. Illustrated with b&w photos, plans, illustrations (some in colour). Fine in fine jacket, with a printed invitation to the opening. BCE Place is a fantastic architectural achievement in the heart of downtown Toronto. It encompases a full city block, 5 acres, and incorporates 13 Victorian commercial buildings into the structure. The atrium and the stained glass rotunda of the Bank of Montreal are breath-taking. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45065More details Price: USD $25.00 USD $22.50