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Birder's Guide to Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, The

By: Vancouver Natural History Society

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Whitecap Books: 2001

Seller ID: 138214

ISBN: 1552852075

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 240 pages. Metal comb binding. Over 400 species of birds covered. Color photos. View more info

Nature West Coast: A Study of Plants, Insects, Birds, Mammals and Marine Life as Seen in Lighthouse Park

By: Vancouver Natural History Society, Smith, Kathleen M. ; Nancy J. Anderson, Katherine I. Beamish (eds.)

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Discovery Press: 1973

Seller ID: 114436

ISBN: 0919624006

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED BY ALL THREE EDITORS, plus "With many thanks for your contribution. From The Vancouver Natural History Society, Norman Purssell, President." From flyleaf: The descriptions and accompanying drawings within this book cover no less than 157 seed plants, ferns and grasses, 67 birds, 16 mammals, 5 amphibians and 4 reptiles. (includes) a section on geology of the area, ecology, the most important insects, chief types of intertidal life, and lower plant forms such as algae, mushrooms, mosses and lichens. Hundreds of b/w drawings. Two maps. Sharp corners, perfect interior, very minor ... View more info

Vivan Sundaram, Map, Monument, Fallen Mortal

By: Vivan Sundaram; Throp, David; Craddock, Sacha

Price: $44.95

Publisher: South London Gallery: 1994

Seller ID: 121293

ISBN: 1898461023

Condition: Near Fine


16 page catalog from exhibition 14 Jan -- 20 Feb, 1994. Contains intro, several full page color prints of artists sculpture, list of works, biography. Sticker to front cover from the archives of the Western Front, Vancouver, B.C. , light scuffing to covers, very small partial wrinkles at spine. View more info

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Houses for All: The Struggle for Social Housing in Vancouver, 1919-1950

By: Wade, Jill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 120159

ISBN: 0774804955

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 248 pages. Contents: Housing and Reform in Pre-Depression Vancouver; "Slum Dwellings": The Housing Problem in the 1930s; Responding to the Housing Problem in the 1930s: The Campaign for Low-Rent Housing; "A Camp Existence"' The Housing Problem in the 1940s; Responding to the Housing Problem in the 1940s: The War on Canada's "Number One Emergency"; Conclusion; Notes; Index. View more info

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Gordon Smith; Recent Work

By: Wallace, Keith

Price: $44.50

Publisher: Vancouver Art Gallery: 1987

Seller ID: 141627

ISBN: 0920095666

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, with covers showing very light edgewear, no creasing, Glued binding, separated at mid-point of book; covers have sharp corners, exterior shows a little scuffing, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Exhibition catalog for a show at the publisher's gallery from 11/20 -- 1/10/1988 unpaginated, 48 works printed, most full color, full page with intro/commentary by Keith Wallace at front. View more info

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As Far As I Know: Reminiscences of an Ahousat Elder

By: Webster, Peter S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Campbell River, BC, Campbell River Museum and Archives: 1983

Seller ID: 134350

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 76 pages. View more info

Stranding of S.S. Uzbekistan U.S.S. R. on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, The

By: Wells, R.E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: R.E. Wells: 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 113275

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 120 pages. Signed by author on title page. View more info

There's a Landing Today: Stories about the Lives of West Coast Residents of Vancouver Island Between Port Renfrew and Cape Beale

By: Wells, R.E.

Price: $63.75

Publisher: Sono Nis Press: 1988

Seller ID: 134390

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only, straight spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 63 pages with text to p. 48 then b&w photos. View more info

A Vancouver Boyhood : Reflections on Growing up in Vancouver, 1925-1945

By: Williams, Robin

Price: $8.41

Publisher: West Vancouver, BC, Canada, Robinswood Books: 1997

Seller ID: 125107

ISBN: 0968310702

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 300 pages. View more info

Legends Told by the Old People

By: Wolf, Ira K; Adolf Hungry Wolf

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Good Medicine Books: 1979

Seller ID: 143306

ISBN: 0920698123

Condition: Fine


Book is brand new and in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 61 pages with about 30 tales told by Sioux, Mandan, Hidatsa, Abbinibine, Nez Perce, Cowlitz, Coeur d'Alene, Eskimo, Pit River, Shasta, Kiowa, Gros Ventres, Mandan, Flathead and Vancouver Island peoples. View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130271

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 119165

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info

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Saltwater City; an Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $7.84

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, D&M Publishers Incorporated: 1997

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130877

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Heavily illustrated with large b&w photos. View more info

The Geology of Southern Vancouver Island : A Field Guide

By: Yorath, C. J.

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Orca Book Publishers: 2001

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 119740

ISBN: 1551430320

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 172 pages, very clean copy, appears neary new. View more info

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Geology of Southern Vancouver Island Revised Edition

By: Yorath, C. J.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Harbour: 2005

Seller ID: 134211

ISBN: 1550173626

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. No flaws. Text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Includes CD-ROM in unopened envelope. In business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and ship in padded packing material. View more info