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1 (Burn, Andrew) Memoirs of the Late Major-General Andrew Burn, of the Royal Marines; Collected from His Journals
London Messrs W. Winchester and Son 1816 Second Edition Full calf Calf is scuffed, otherwise very good 8 x 5 inches (20.3 x 12.7 cm) 8vo. Frontis engraved portrait of Burn 
Preface to the First edition was written by Olinthus Gregory, J. Handfield, John Dyer dated October ,1815. Inscribed to previous owner from Emily E Burn dated Singapore March 5 1834 
Price: 375.00 CDN
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2 (Innisfil Historical Society) Skunks and Scholars Memories of growing up in Innisful Township before 1940
Ont. Innisfil Historical Society 1987 0969321503 / 9780969321507 White cloth in dust jacket Pg 144 text correction in ink, bookplate & numerous names to front flyleaf Quarto B&w photo illus. throughout 

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3 (Sparkes, Reginald ) A Year With Jonathan Miles
St. John's, Newfoundland Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing Limited 1983 0920884091 / 9780920884096 Illus. card covers Inscription to title page, otherwise vg. 8vo. B&w illus. throughout 

Price: 15.00 CDN
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4 Aldington, Richard Life For Life's Sake A Book of Reminiscences
London Cassell 1968 Cloth in dj Vg in dj 8vo. 

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5 Bailey, Alfred Goldsworthy (edited and with introduction). The Letters of James and Ellen Robb: Portrait of a Fredericton Family in Early Victorian Times.
Fredericton, N. B. Acadiensis Press 1983 091910701x / 9780919107014 #480 of 700 Red cloth boards, gilt to front and spine. Fine. Author's presentation copy to title page 9.25 x 6.25 inches (23.5 x 15 8vo. Photo illustrations 
A Bicentennial Project of the University of New Brunswick 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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6 Bonar, Marjory (ed). Andrew Alexander Bonar, D. D. Diary and Letters
London Hodder and Stoughton 1894 Blue cloth with gilt title to spine 1 split to bottom front of spine, lightly worn, otherwise good. 8vo. Photo frontis tipped in 

Price: 30.00 CDN
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7 Boz (edited by) Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi [With Ten Illustrations by George Cruikshank]
London / New York George Routledge and Sons 1890??? Red leather boards with gilt title to spine, blind Corners bumped and worn, spine soiled and some damage top and bottom, former owner's name stamp half-title page, foxing, frontis has bled onto title-page, otherwise good 5.25 x 7.25 inches (13.5 x 18.5 cm) Sm. 8vo. B&w frontis and drawings by George Cruikshank 

Price: 25.00 CDN
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8 Calthorpe, Lt. Col. Somerset J. Gough Cadogan's Crimea
London Hamish Hamilton 1979 Abridged and illustrated Blue cloth in dust jacket Vg in vg dust jacket Quarto Color illus. throughout b General the Hon. Sir George Cadogan K.C. 

Price: 15.00 CDN
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9 Cameron, Alistair Aberdeen It was Not
Woodstock, NB First edition Trade paperback Very good with signature in pen of previous owner top margin of title page 8 x 5.25 inches (20.3 x 13.4 cm) 8vo. Cover illus. by Josh Beutel and 1 b&w. illus. Cartoons by Catherine Munn & Isobel Cameron 
signed by author 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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10 Cranston, J. H. Ink on My Fingers
Toronto The Ryerson Press 1953 Grey cloth in dust jacket Vg in lightly tattered dust jacket 8vo. 

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11 Czajkowsli, Chris Cabin at Singing River Building a Home in the Wilderness
British Columbia Camden House 1991 0921820313 / 9780921820314 Second printing Card covers Vg 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. B&w illus. throughout 
Foreword by Peter Gzowski 
Price: 10.00 CDN
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12 Davidson, Margaret Rutherford (recorded & edited) I Came from Pictou County The Recollections of Jane Mackay Rutherford
Regina F.L. Dunbar 1984 Reprint Card covers Vg 8.5 x 5.5 inches (21.6 x 14 c 8vo. Photo illustrations 

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13 de Selincourt, E. (ed) Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth (2 volumes)
Hamden, Connecticut Archon Books 1959 Blue cloth with map endpapers in dust jacket Vg in vg dust jacket with somewear & staining to dust jackets 8vo. Vol 1: Frontis, 9 b&w illus, 3 maps, Vol 2: frontis, 2 illus., 4 maps 

Price: 45.00 CDN
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14 Dempson, Peter Assignment Ottawa Seventeen Years in the Press Gallery
Toronto General Publishing Company Limited 1968 Orange cloth in dust jacket Vg in lightly tattered dust jacket with slightly sunned spine 8vo. 10 b&w photo illus. 

Price: 15.00 CDN
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15 Eggleston, Wilfred (Edited by) Green Gables Letters From L. M. Montgomery to Ephraim Weber
Toronto The Ryerson Press January, 1960 Yellow cloth with dust jacket Vg. in dust jacket with a few nicks to top edge 8vo. 

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16 Ernst, Morris L. Touch Wood A Year's Diary
New York Antheneum Publishers 1960 Black cloth in dust jacket Good in worn dust jacket 8vo. 

Price: 15.00 CDN
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17 Ernst, Morris L. Untitled The Diary of My 72nd Year
New York Robert B Luce, Inc. 1962 Blue cloth in dust jacket Discoloration to endpapers, otherwise vg in worn dust jacket with small tear to top front repaired with clear tape 8vo. 

Price: 20.00 CDN
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18 Evans, Millie and Eric Mullen Our Maritimes
Tantallon, NS Four East Publications 1979 0969004109 / 9780969004103 Ilus. card covers Vg 8 x 6 inches(23.5x16cm) 8vo. B&w illus. throughout 

Price: 10.00 CDN
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19 Fraser, Maryna (ed) Some Reminiscences Lionel Phillips
London Ad. Donker (PTY) Ltd. 1986 0868520942 / 9780868520940 Green cloth in dust jacket Light wear to edges, otherwise vg in lightly worn dust jacket 10 x 7 inches (26 x 18 cm) 8vo. B&w frontis, b&w photo illus. throughout 
Signed with inscription by author to title page 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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20 Froude, James Anthony (ed) Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle Prepared for Publication by Thomas Carlyle [In Three Volumes]
London Longmans, Green, and Co. 1883 Green cloth covers with gilt to spine, decorative All volumes: wear to edges and spine, inner hinge cracks 8vo. 

Price: 75.00 CDN
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