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Kenora Thistles Our Hockey Heritage
Kenora, ON, Bowes Publishers, 2006. 1st edition. Paperback. pp. 112. Oblong 4to. Light shelfwear, thumbing; very good. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. The history of the 1907 Stanley Cup champions.
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Book number: 072200
CAD 42.90 [Appr.: EURO 29.5 US$ 32.29 | £UK 26.25 | JP¥ 4153]
Keywords: Hockey;NHL;Stanley Cup;;;;;; black-and-white photographs

 
Die Olympishen Spiele in Los Angeles 1932
Hamburg, Germany, H. F. & Ph. F. Reemtsma, 1932. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. 142.Large 4to,,Bound in original deep blue cloth with black lettering,The 1932 Olympic Games were held in Los Angeles, which was the only city to enter a bid for the event. Because of the world depression, barely half of the number of competitors from the previous games, held in Amsterdam, were able to attend. As expected, the United States garnered more than the lion's share of medals, including a gold and silver to the famous woman athelete Babe Didrickson (see pp. 46, 50), and a gold medal to the Polish athelete, Stanislawa Walasiewicz, in the women's 100 metres (see p. 75). After Walasiewicz's death in 1980, it was revealed 'she' was intersexed, and thus was inelgible to compete. Kusuo Kitamura won the gold medal in the men's 1500 metre freestyle swimming event (see p. 65). He was only 14 at the time, and remains the youngest person to ever compete in an Olympics. Our copy has several hundred colour, and black-and-white photos, which have been neatly laid down on to their appropriate spaces in the book. Laid-in loose is a photograph of Olympic-class dinghies competing in the 1936 Olympics, which were held in Nazi-controlled Germany. The gilt on the interlocking rings on the front board has been partially rubbed away, and there is a bit of wear to the edges of the boards. A few spots of foxing to the contents. Otherwise, the book is in very good condition. Ill.: colour, b&w photographs.
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Book number: 9900042429
CAD 91.10 [Appr.: EURO 62.5 US$ 68.56 | £UK 55.5 | JP¥ 8819]
Keywords: Olympics;;;;;;;; colour, b&w photographs

 
Angier, Bradford
How to Build Your Home in the Woods
New York, Hart Publishing Company, Inc. 1952. Paperback. pp. 310. 8vo. Black and white illustrations. Light shelfwear, ink gift inscription to verso front cover, ink scribble to top of title page, spots of colour to front and back cover; good+. Profusely illustrated by Vena Angier. Illustrations show how to build log cabins, camping shelters, cabins without logs, and rustic furniture.
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Book number: 077557
CAD 17.10 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 12.87 | £UK 10.5 | JP¥ 1655]
Keywords: Economy; Cabins; Furniture; Camping Shelters

 
Appelcline, Shannon
Designers & Dragons The 90s Credits
Silver Spring, Evil Hat Productions, 2014. Paperback. pp. ix, 406. 8vo. Black and white photographs. Lightest shelfwear; very good+. A history of the roleplaying game industry.
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Book number: 078030
CAD 14.30 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.76 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1384]
Keywords: Roleplaying; DND;;

 
Austin, Michael W.
Running and Philosophy A Marathon for the Mind
Malden, MA, Wiley-blackwell, 2007. Paperback. 8vo. Very good+. .
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Book number: 054844
CAD 10.70 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.05 | £UK 6.75 | JP¥ 1036]

 
Barger, Sonny
The Ultimate Motorcycle Guide How to Ride the Right Way -- For Life
New York, Harper Collins, 2010. Paperback. pp. 268. 8vo. Lightest shelfwear, sticker to rear cover; else very good+. .
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Book number: 075545
CAD 12.90 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.71 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1249]

 
Baynes, Allan P.
Bugs, Sweat & Fears
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Turnstone Press, 1999. Paperback. 8vo. Black and white illustrations and photographs. Near fine. Signed by author on title page.
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Book number: 066535
CAD 17.90 [Appr.: EURO 12.25 US$ 13.47 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1733]

 
Busch Bavarian Beer
St. Louis Cardinals 1960 Busch Bavarian Baseball Guide & Record Book
St. Louis, MO, The Sporting News, 1960. Paperback. pp. 154. 8vo. Black and white illustrations, and photographs. Covers rubbed, creased and lightly soiled, closed tear to bottom of spine; good. .
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Book number: 063336
CAD 21.40 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 16.11 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 2072]

 
Bell, Charlotte
Mindful Yoga, Mindful Life A Guide for Everyday Practice
Berkeley, Rodmell Press, 2007. Paperback. pp. xiv, 178. 8vo. Light shelfwear, bottom corner slightly thumbed; very good-. .
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Book number: 063802
CAD 12.10 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.11 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1171]

 
Buchanan, John D.
Canoeing Manitoba Rivers South Vol. 1 South
Calgary, AB, Rocky Mountain Books, 1997. Paperback. pp. 127. 8vo. Lightest shelfwear, very good. .
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Book number: 076553
CAD 28.60 [Appr.: EURO 19.75 US$ 21.52 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 2769]
Keywords: Canoeing; Exploring Manitoba; Manitoba Rivers;

 
BULL, Wm. Perkins
From Rattlesnake Hunt to Hockey the History of Sports in Canada and of the Sportsmen of Peel / 1798 to 1934
Toronto, Perkins Bull Foundation, 1934. 1st edition. Hardcover. pp. xxvii,564.Royal 8vo. William Perkins Bulls (1870-1948) was a successful lawyer and businessman, born in Downsview, Ontario. He was Timothy Eaton's personal solicitor, and in 1908 became the youngest King's Counsel (KC) in the British Empire. As a result of an automobile accident in 1931, and the ensuing lengthy convalescence, Bull began writing. He assembled a large group of researchers and interviewers, who scoured southern Ontario for anecdotes and photographs. His first two books appeared in 1934: 'From Medicine Man to Medical Man' and this title. The works are an eclectic mix of archival material, oral interviews, and folk traditions, all gathered together with little critical analysis or discrimination. Our copy shows light shelf wear (mainly bumping to the corners), and is in the scarce original dust jacket, which is now well-worn and sunned, but still intact and serviceable. There is an photo frontispiece of the imposing figure of the author, which is signed in the plate. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Published in an edition of 1,000 copies. Addenda and errata slip tipped-in at front.
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Book number: 9900039789
CAD 133.90 [Appr.: EURO 91.75 US$ 100.77 | £UK 81.5 | JP¥ 12962]
Keywords: ;;;;;;;; black-and-white photographs

 
Greb Hiking Bureau
Hiking Trails in Canada 1965
Greb Hiking Bureau, 1965. Stapled Wraps. pp. 48. 8vo. Light creasing to top corner of front card cover, else lightest shelfwear; very good. .
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Book number: 074549
CAD 14.30 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.76 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1384]

 
Burns, Bob, and Mike Burns
Wilderness Navigation Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & GPS
Seattle, Mountaineers Books, 2004. Paperback. pp. 141. 8vo. Light shelfwear, very good. .
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Book number: 076096
CAD 12.10 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.11 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1171]

 
Butera, Robert; Jessica Kreatsoulas(Fwd.)
Body Mindful Yoga Create a Powerful and Affirming Relationship with Your Body
Woodbury, Minnesota, Llewellyn Publications, 2018. Paperback. pp. 205. 8vo. Black & white illustrations. Light shelfwear; very good+. .
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Book number: 063827
CAD 12.90 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.71 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1249]

 
CHAO, H. C.
The Striking Snake Maneuvers
Republic of China, Meadea Enterprises, 1985. 2nd printing. Wraps. pp. 62.8vo, Card covers show light wear, a bit of internal soiling, else vg. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Sixty-two maneouvers discussed, with photos of poses. This book printed in Taipei. The text is in English.
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Book number: 9900043690
CAD 53.60 [Appr.: EURO 36.75 US$ 40.34 | £UK 32.75 | JP¥ 5189]
Keywords: Self defense;;;;;;;; black-and-white photographs

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