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Frosty the Snowman and the Magic Day
1 Frosty the Snowman and the Magic Day
Cambridge, ON, Canada Golden Books Publishing (Canada), Incorporated 1991 0307123391 / 9780307123398 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover. Golden Book, 1991. In very good condition, some corner bumping. A Big Golden Book. Mary has been very sick all winter and can't wait to go play in the snow with her friend, Frosty. But the snow is all gone! 
Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
The Gun Report Volume III No 7 December 1957
2 The Gun Report Volume III No 7 December 1957
Aledo IL World-Wide Gun Report 1957 Soft cover Good Book 
Magazine. Good condition, cover wear, dampstained 1/4" wide and 2" long at bottom by spine, paper has also deteriorated a bit there. All the text areas are clear. Marlin Pump Guns by W L Rogoski, The Saloon Gun by G Charter Harrison Jr, The R Ashmore Mystery by Graham Burnside, Wells Fargo Colts by George C Chadwick, Sand Creek by J P Rehling, Arab Flintlock, Colt's Imported Enfield Rifles by Major R T Huntington, Harpers Ferry Pistol-Carbine by Donald B Webster Jr, Pawnee Bill by Chester C Heizer, Altered Antiques by Charles G Worman, A G Saxon, Collector-Gunsmith by Graham Burnside, Who's Who in the Gun World (Featuring S W Barrett, Ontario, Canada), North African F/L Pistol, America's Most Prolific Hangman by F G Carnes. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Journey of the Shadow Bairns, Anderson, Margaret J.
3 Anderson, Margaret J. The Journey of the Shadow Bairns
New York, NY, U.S.A. Random House Children's Books 1980 0394845110 / 9780394845111 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book Lincoln, Patricia H. (illustrator) 
Imprinted hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Alfred A Knopf, 1980, first. In very good condition, minimal library markings. When she and her parents decide to leave Scotland and relocate in Canada, it sounds like a great idea. But then her parents both die and she's left with her four year old brother and their dream - but she doesn't give up! 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Grease Town, Ann Towell
4 Ann Towell Grease Town
Tundra Books 2010 0887769837 / 9780887769832 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition. When Titus met Moses, he just thought him as a friend of his own age. But then noticed that not everyone looked at him that way. White versus black in a Canadian oil town. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Dawn, Bang, Molly
5 Bang, Molly Dawn
Fairfield, New Jersey, U.S.A. Mulberry Books 1991 0688109896 / 9780688109899 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. Near fine condition. A different version of the Japanese folktale "The Crane Wife". A poor ship builder rescues a wounded Canada goose. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Impossible Railway: The Building of the Canadian Pacific, Berton, Pierre
6 Berton, Pierre The Impossible Railway: The Building of the Canadian Pacific
Knopf 1972 0394465695 / 9780394465692 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Very good condition, cover has a few light marks, map on front endpaper has minor stain at top of page, pages toning. DJ is good, shows edgewear and has a crease near the price. Illlustrated with 27 maps and 16 pages of halftones. Originally published in Canada in two volumes: The National Dream and The Last Spike. This is the first American edition of the combined volumes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Mary of Mile 18, Blades, Ann
7 Blades, Ann Mary of Mile 18
Newmarket, Ontario, Canada Tundra Books 2001 0887765815 / 9780887765810 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition. 30th anniversary edition. Mary and her parents are homesteading at Mile 18 deep in northern Canada. She wants a puppy, but they can't afford to keep one. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Hey Canada!, Bowers, Vivien
8 Bowers, Vivien Hey Canada!
Toronto, ON, Canada Tundra Books, Incorporated/Livres Toundra, Incorporated 2012 1770492550 / 9781770492554 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book Milan Pavlovic 
Picture book. Here's an easy way to take a tour of Canada. Keep an eye out for the hamster. 
Price: 16.00 USD
 
 
Cloud Nine, Cain, James M.
9 Cain, James M. Cloud Nine
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada), Limited 1987 0460024817 / 9780460024815 Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback. J M Dent & Sons, 1987. In good condition, some cover wear and discoloration, pages yellowing. He married the girl his brother got pregnant, but then his brother was back chasing after an inheritance. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Kestrel Novels Ser.), Clark, Joan
10 Clark, Joan Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Kestrel Novels Ser.)
New York, NY, U.S.A. Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers 1986 0670800155 / 9780670800155 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Viking Kestrel, 1985. In very good condition, with usual library markings. Stephen, a city boy, comes to stay with his country cousin, Louie, and is having a great time hiking, canoeing, camping and swimming. But then the local bullies decide to give them a bad time. And they decide to get even - and it gets worse! Stephen meets Angus, a mysterious Indian mask carver - and then he finds out the masks have powers! 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
River of the West: Stories from the Columbia, Clark, Robert
11 Clark, Robert River of the West: Stories from the Columbia
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited 1995 0062585169 / 9780062585165 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, DJ in mylar. HarperCollins, 1995, first edition. In near fine condition, remainder mark on bottom of pages. Stories of the people who lived and died on the its shores; "discovered" and claimed it for their country; or depended on it's dam-generated power or bountiful salmon. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Five Little Kittens, Cowley, Stewart
12 Cowley, Stewart Five Little Kittens
Montreal, PQ, Canada Reader's Digest Association (Canada) 0895774542 / 9780895774545 Hardcover Good Book Davies, Kate (illustrator) 
A Magic Window Book. Reader's Digest, 1992. In good condition, upper right corner of the boards bumped. A Joshua Morris book. As you open the pages, the pictures change in the windows. 
Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
The Great Adventure: How the Mounties Conquered the West, Cruise, David; Griffiths, Alison
13 Cruise, David; Griffiths, Alison The Great Adventure: How the Mounties Conquered the West
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A. St Martins Pr 1997 0312155387 / 9780312155384 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition, previous owner's marking on front endpaper. With little training and less experience, 150 men embarked on a nine-hundred-mile march from civilized Toronto to a trading post at the heart of the wild frontier. Their goal: to penetrate Indian territory, stamp out nefarious whiskey trafficking, and bring order to a lawless land. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Travels of Babar, de Brunhoff, Jean; Haas, Merle (translator)
14 de Brunhoff, Jean; Haas, Merle (translator) The Travels of Babar
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Random House of Canada, Limited 1989 0394829395 / 9780394829395 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. Dragonfly Books, 1989, second edition. In near fine condition, bottom corner lightly bumped. Babar and his new wife, Celeste, are on their honeymoon - and get captured and put in the circus! 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Mice Squeak, We Speak, dePaola, Tomie
15 dePaola, Tomie Mice Squeak, We Speak
Markham, Ontario, Canada Scholastic Canada, Limited 0590386662 / 9780590386661 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. Scholastic, 1999. In near fine condition. A very cute book about the noises animals make and the ones we make, too! 
Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
Canada Geese in Plastic Canvas Leaflet 1183, Dick Martin
16 Dick Martin Canada Geese in Plastic Canvas Leaflet 1183
Leisure Arts 1988 Soft cover Good Book 
Craft booklet. Good condition, shows wear from being carried in a bag. Two pictures, doorstop/bookend, coaster, two magnets, tissue box cover. Pretty birds. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Magic Umbrella & Other Stories for Telling, Eileen Colwell
17 Eileen Colwell The Magic Umbrella & Other Stories for Telling
Mississauga, ON, Canada Random House of Canada, Limited 1987 037011020X / 9780370110202 Hardcover Very Good Book Felts, Shirley (illustrator) 
Hardcover. Bodley Head, 1979, second impression. In very good condition, some soiling on DJ. With notes on how to tell them by Eileen Colwell and drawings by Shirley Felts. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
French Canadian Life and Character, George Munro Grant
18 George Munro Grant French Canadian Life and Character
Alexander Belford & Co 1899 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. In good condition, cover wear and soiling, corners bumped, hinge papers coming loose in front and back both, name and date on front endpaper, interior is clean - toning a bit from age. With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of the Scenery and life in Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa, and surrounding country. Illustrated by wood-engravings from original drawings by F B Schell, L R O'Brien, W T Smedley, T Moran, G Gibson and others. Beautiful wood engravings with facts about Canadian life. 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
 
Posthole Philosophy, Glenn McKenzie
19 Glenn McKenzie Posthole Philosophy
Self Published Soft cover Very Good Book Glenn McKenzie 
Softcover, 58 pages. Very good condition, light cover soiling. No publication date, copyright applied for. Cowboy poetry from Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Booze: The Impact of Whiskey on the Prairie West, Gray, James Henry
20 Gray, James Henry Booze: The Impact of Whiskey on the Prairie West
Rexdale, Ontario, Canada Macmillan of Canada 1972 0770508936 / 9780770508937 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, a 3/4 inch closed tear at the top of front panel. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Wide open boozing was a fact of life in the pioneer west of Canada. And it didn't stay in Canada - booze runners came into the states. In Winnipeg, there is a legend that the city had an informal arrangment with Ginger Snooks, its most famous scavenger, to make a midnight sweep of the alleys behind the Main Street hotels with horse and wagon during the late fall and winter, and to cart the passed-out drunks to the police station. His fee was one dollar per body delivered. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
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