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Image for Para Todos Los Publicos / Publiko Guztientzat / For All Audiences

Para Todos Los Publicos / Publiko Guztientzat / For All Audiences

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Sala rekalde Erakustaretoa: 2006

Seller ID: 134251

ISBN: 8488559496

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 328 pages. Exhibition catalog. 6 1/2"w x 9 1/4"h. "The collective exhibition For all audiences presents the work of twenty-eight artists from widely differing cultural contexts but who nevertheless share related conceptual territory in their exploration of the traditional meaning of what is 'public' and their commitement to redefine this concept." View more info

An Expedition to the Copper, Tanana and Koyukuk Rivers in 1885

By: Allen, Henry T.

Price: $52.50

Publisher: Alaska Northwest: 1985

Seller ID: 144120

ISBN: 0882403001

Condition: Good


Book shows light wear to covers only Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Oversize format, 85 pages b&w drawings throughout, maps. View more info

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Me

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 140700

ISBN: 0553136461

Condition: Very Good


"A tender novel of reckless passion." A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover. 273 pages. View more info

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Bodily Harm

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $55.00

Publisher: N Y, Simon & Schuster: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143787

ISBN: 0671441531

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear. Remainder mark. Signed by Margaret Atwood on the title page. Atwoods' fifth novel, "By turns, comic, satiric, relentless and terrifying, Bodily Harm is ultimately an exploration of human defensiveness, the lust for power, both sexual and political, and the need for a compassion beyond what we ordinarily mean by 'love'." [blurb] View more info

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A Short Walk On An Ancient Path - A Buddhist Exploration of Meditation, Karma and Rebirth

By: Brian A Ruhe and Ajahn Sona

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Buddhist Spectrum: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 139377

ISBN: 0968395120

Condition: Fine


Book is 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. Inscribed by author on title page. View more info

True Canadian Explorers

By: Butts, Edward

Price: $7.84

Publisher: Etobicoke, ON, Canada, Prospero Books: 2008

Seller ID: 128882

ISBN: 1552677273

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 285 pages. View more info

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Writing Geographical Exploration: James and the Northwest Passage, 1631-33

By: Davies, Wayne K.D.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, University of Calgary Press: 2003

Seller ID: 113441

ISBN: 1552380629

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 318 pages. View more info

Into the Mountains; Celebrating 100 years of Mineral Exploration Advocacy 1912-2012

By: Davis, Chuck

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia: 2012

Seller ID: 131057

ISBN: 0973839546

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect. Brand new, unopened, still in shrinkwrap. Book "provide(s) a compass for those who will lead mineral exploration and development in British Columbia for the next 100 years, important work supporting the development of a nation's economy, providing the materials necessary to build andmaintain a modern society, while preserving important environmental and cultural values." View more info

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First Impressions: European Views of the Natural History of Canada from the 16th to the 19th Century

By: Dickenson, Victoria

Price: $55.50

Publisher: Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University: 1992

Seller ID: 144471

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalog in excellent condition with light wear to the creaseless covers only: a little shelf wear, some light edge wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 131 pages in large format. Works by Louis Nicolas, Pierre Descelliers, Giacomo Gastaldi, Samuel De Champlain, Jacques-Phillippe Cornut, Francois Du Creux, Louis Hennepin, Sebastien Leclerc, George Edwards, Moses, harris, Thomas Davies, Maddalena Bouchard, Thomas Pennant, Georg Dionysius Ehret, Peter Paillou, William... View more info

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Langley Story Illustrated: An Early History of the Municipality of Langley, The

By: Don E. Waite

Price: $54.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Don Waite Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137083

ISBN: 0919213618

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with sharp corners, straight, solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has several large tears along the folds, heavy chipping at edges. Clean boards in brown cloth, map endpapers. 280pp. Formerly of a private library with two stamps near the front of the book. Many b&w photos, some full page. Maps, tables, charts. Contents include Fur company exploration, First Fort Langley, Hudson's Bay co. , The great Langley prairie, A yuculta attack, Fraser river gold rush, Birth of B.C. Mainland's first chur... View more info

Traces Through Time : The History of Geophysical Exploration for Petroleum in Canada

By: Finch, David

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists: 1985

Seller ID: 101510

ISBN: 0969235402

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy. View more info

Chills and Fever: Health and Disease in the Early History of Alaska

By: Fortuine, Robert

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A., Univ of Alaska Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 107665

ISBN: 0912006412

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's name on dust jacket blurb. "The book first presents a concise summary of the health aspects of traditional Alaskan cultures, then reconstructs the best available picture of the various deseases from which the people suffered up to the time of the first European contact. Next, the narrative follows the often uneven growth of health services in Alaska, from the ships' surgeons on the earliest voyages of exploration and the unique health care system of the Russian-American Company to the American medical missions in the hectic ... View more info

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Travels Among the Dena: Exploring Alaska's Yukon Valley (McLellan Endowed Series)

By: Frederica de Laguna

Price: $125.95

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 2000

Seller ID: 144433

ISBN: 029597902X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in black cloth with gilt at spine, handsome map endpapers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 369 pages, heavily illustrated with maps, b&w photos of tools, persons, sites, line drawings. View more info

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The Wonder of the Nineteenth Century Rock Oil

By: Gale, Thomas A.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: N.Y., Ethyl Corporation: 1952

Seller ID: 144559

Condition: Fine


Facsimile edition of 1860 Sloan & Griffith publication booklet in a case that includes the pamphlet " Explanatory Notes to the First Book Written About Petroleum " . Soft cover booklet enclosed with the pamphlet in a clam shell box made to look like a book, which is then enclosed in a slipcase. All Fine save two small mars on the leather quarter binding of the case. Nice gift presentation. View more info

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Heraldic Miniature Knights

By: Greenhill, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Guild of Master Craftsman Publications: 1991

Seller ID: 142938

ISBN: 0946819270

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards with gilt heraldic design. Edge wear to dust jacket. Many color photos. 8 5/8"w x 11 5/8"h. 176 pages. "Peter Greenhill's detailed exploration of the work of connoisseur miniaturists with an interest in the mediaeval period puts the knights and heraldry of the Middle Ages into an exciting and refreshing perspective." View more info

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Fiordland Explored: An Illustrated History

By: Hall-Jones, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Craig Printing Co.: 2004

Seller ID: 124841

ISBN: 0908629303

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 148 pages. Many b&w illustrations and photos. Map endpapers. Slight wear to edges. View more info

Historical Atlas of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest : Maps of Exploration-British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Alaska and Yukon

By: Hayes, Derek

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cavendish Books: 2000

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 123244

ISBN: 1552899004

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. View more info

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Following the Boulder Train: Travels with Prospectors and Rock Doctors

By: Henry, Tom

Price: $7.84

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 2006

Seller ID: 118740

ISBN: 1550173774

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 192 pages. View more info

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Simon Fraser: In Search of Modern British Columbia

By: Hume, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 128819

ISBN: 1550174347

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 336 pages. View more info

Nansen

By: Huntford, Roland

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Duckworth Publishers: 1998

Seller ID: 124834

ISBN: 0715628437

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 610 pages. View more info