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1 Admiral Yi Sun-sin : A Brief Overview of His Life and Achievements
Korea, Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project, 097972631X / 9780979726316 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 88 pages. 124317 
Price: 4.66 USD
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2 Canada's First City: Saint John. The Charter of 1785 and Common Council Proceedings Under Mayor G.G. Ludlow 1785-1795
Saint John, NB, Canada, City of Saint John,, 1962, Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 214 pages. Signed by Eric L. Teed, the Mayor circa 1962. Full green cloth boards. 138197 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Electronic Parallel Diplomatic Manuscript Texts of Ancrene Wisse Preface and Parts 1-3:  A Printed Trial Version
3 Electronic Parallel Diplomatic Manuscript Texts of Ancrene Wisse Preface and Parts 1-3: A Printed Trial Version
Tokyo, Tokyo Medieval Manuscript Reading Group, 2000, Oversize Paperback Fine 
A new, unread copy in excellent condition. 289 pages. 100755 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Golden Memories:  Golden City 1882
4 Golden Memories: Golden City 1882
Golden And District Historical Society, 1982, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 314 pages. Black and white photos. History of this British Columbia community. Previous owner's name inside. 138220 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 Irish Catholic Halifax: From the Napoleonic Wars to the Great War (Historical Studies 2015 Volume 81: Occasional Paper)
Montreal, Canadian Catholic Historical Association, 2015, 1193 B 1981 Trade Paperback Fine Canada 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 328 pages. 139487 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Japan Today and Tomorrow (Number 2, 1928)
6 Japan Today and Tomorrow (Number 2, 1928)
Japan, Osaka Mainichi Publishing Co, 1928, Oversize Hardback Very Good No Jacket Japan 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Large format periodical re-bound by library into a sturdy hardback with three quarters cloth cover and decorative paper boards. 10 3/8"w x 15"h. 176 pages. Newsprint text pages are fragile, age-toned and yellowing, but nine beautiful full-page color plates are printed on heavy white paper and are still in great condition. Color plates have tissue paper overlays, some with printing and one that is torn. Text in English. Many advertisements. Includes articles on culture, politics, and economics. Some of the articles in this issue are titled, "What Kind of Wife?", "Civilian Aviation," and "Katsuben (Workers of Modern Japan)." 139216 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Lenin Photo Cards  - Two Sets
7 Lenin Photo Cards - Two Sets
1984, Moscow, Spineless Very Good 
Two sets of 18 cards each, 5 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h, in folders. The cards are printed in Russian and feature black and white and color photos and illustrations depicting Vladimir Lenin and scenes of revolutionary Russia. The backs of the cards have captions in Russian. Printed in Moscow in 1983 and 1984. 131460 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 The First Fifty Years: 1890-1940 Vancouver High Schools
Vancouver, B.C., Vancouver High Schools, 1940, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 153 pages. 113833 
Price: 4.69 USD
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9 Tour Guide: Interstate 90 East Heritage Tour Seattle to Spokane: Including Audio Track with Traditional Music and Narratives from Local Residents
Northwest Heritage Resources, 2007, 1891466070 / 9781891466076 Audio CD Near Fine 
Audio CD set of three and about 15 page booklet with maps, graphics, photos. The folder shows very light wear, booklet and CDs are in excellent condition. 128059 
Price: 43.50 USD
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10 Turun Linna Abo Slott Turku Castle
The Historical Museum of Turku, 959125272 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy. 102453 
Price: 65.00 USD
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What a Way to Go: The Guillotine, the Pendulum, the Thousand Cuts, the Spanish Donkey, and 66 Other Ways of Putting Someone to Death, Abbott, Geoffrey
11 Abbott, Geoffrey What a Way to Go: The Guillotine, the Pendulum, the Thousand Cuts, the Spanish Donkey, and 66 Other Ways of Putting Someone to Death
U.S.A., St. Martin's Griffin, 2007, 0312366566 / 9780312366568 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A new, unread book in excellent condition. 137563 
Price: 6.50 USD
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Indian Food: A Historical Companion, Achaya, K. T.
12 Achaya, K. T. Indian Food: A Historical Companion
India, Oxford Univ Pr, 1994, 0195634489 / 9780195634488 Oversize Hardback Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 322 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Binding is loose, but pages are intact. Small tears on dust jacket. This historical gastronomic companion draws upon material from a variety of sources-- literature, archaeology, epigraphic records, anthropology, philology, and botanical and genetic studies-- which throw up a gamut of interesting facts pertaining to the origins and evolution of Indian food. 118788 
Price: 125.00 USD
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13 Ackerknecht, Erwin H. A Short History of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982, 0801827264 / 9780801827266 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 277 pages. 134258 
Price: 4.25 USD
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14 Acton, Janice; Goldsmith, Penny; Shepard, Bonnie (eds.) Women at Work: Ontario, 1850-1930
Toronto, Canadian Women's Educational Press, 1974, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Page edges a bit grungy; interior text clean and unmarked. Tight binding. 126734 
Price: 4.20 USD
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15 Addison, Ottelyn Tom Thomson : The Algonquin Years
Whitby, ON, Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Limited, 1975, 0070776989 / 9780070776982 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Nearly new, very light scuffing to covers. Text/interior clean and unmarked. 123258 
Price: 3.99 USD
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The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers), Adele Marie Barker and Bruce Grant
16 Adele Marie Barker and Bruce Grant The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers)
Duke Universtiy, 2010, 0822346486 / 9780822346487 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is as-new with creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners on the covers. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 769 pages. 137217 
Price: 16.95 USD
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The Tipi: Traditional Native American Shelter, Adolf Hungrywolf
17 Adolf Hungrywolf The Tipi: Traditional Native American Shelter
Native Voices, 2006, 1570671745 / 9781570671746 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Native Peoples 
HARDCOVER BOOK re-bound by the library from a paperback into heavy, hardback covers. Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book is very clean and shows little to no wear. 222 pages with a great many b&w photos. 139816 
Price: 18.95 USD
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In the Context of Its Time: A History of Woodlands, Adolph, Val
18 Adolph, Val In the Context of Its Time: A History of Woodlands
Govt. of British Columbia, Ministry of Social Services, 1996, 0772629137 / 9780772629135 Trade Paperback Fine 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 150 pages. A history of Woodlands, a home for the mentally handicapped in New Westminster. Black and white photos. 126625 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Memories of Woodlands, Adolph, Val
19 Adolph, Val Memories of Woodlands
Govt. of British Columbia, Ministry of Social Services, 1996, 0772629145 / 9780772629142 Trade Paperback Fine 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 142 pages. Memories of the staff of Woodlands, a home for the mentally handicapped in New Westminster. Black and white photos. 126628 
Price: 38.50 USD
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20 Agyropoulo, Kaity Mount Hymettus and The Kaisariani Monastery
Athens, 1962, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 81 pages. Woodcut illustrations. 108268 
Price: 4.49 USD
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