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Eric Gill His Life and Art An Exhibition in the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library University of Toronto 19 April-30 June 1991

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto: 1991

Inventory Number: 18299

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Homes of American Authors; comprising Anecdotical, Personal, and Descriptive Sketches, by Various Writters

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam & Co.: 1853

Inventory Number: 19422

In this instance, the full page plates are all black and white, but a series of 14 very charming colored vignettes, printed on tissues and mounted onto the book sheets, mainly as chapter headings, is too remarkable not to be registered. These vignettes are all glimpses of portions of the residences or grounds. We have counted eleven wood engravings colored, but not on mounted tissue in this edition not published by Putnam View more info

Sir Winston Churchill Old Soldiers Never Die

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Swan Publishing Co.: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Inventory Number: 19576

Front cover reads 1874-1965 His Greatest Years View more info

Lister & The Lister Ward in the Royal Infirmary of Glasgow A Centenary Contribution

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Jackson, Wylie and Co.: 1927

Inventory Number: 19836

This book-published as a Centenary Contribution-deals with Lord Lister; the Glasgow Royal Infirmary where he initiated and established his antiseptic system for the trratment of wounds-the greatest achievemrnt of hearling the world has know. (from front of dust jacket) View more info

1833 Un Siecle 1933 Histoire du College de L'Assoption (Second tirage)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, Imprimerie Populaire, Limite: 1932

Inventory Number: 31760

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Astronaut M. Scott Carpenter Aurora 7 May 24, 1962

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Aeronautics and Space Administration: 1962?

Inventory Number: 32971

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The Genuine Letters of Junius. To which are prefixed Anecdotes of the Author

By: (Junius)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Piccadilly,London, 1771

Inventory Number: 45309

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John Hawkesworth Eighteenth-Century Man of Letters

By: Abbott, John Lawrence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Madison, University of Wisconsin Press: 1982

Inventory Number: 9455

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American Lithographers 1900-1960: The Artists and Their Printers

By: Adams, Clinton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, The University of New Mexico Press: 1986

Edition: First paperbound printing

Inventory Number: 31528

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The Greatest. My Own Story

By: Ali, Muhammad with Richard Durham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1975

Inventory Number: 8719

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The Man Who was H. M. Bateman

By: Anderson, Anthony

Price: $14.00

Publisher: England, Webb & Bower (Publishers) Limited: 1982

Inventory Number: 27203

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Frederic Remington Artist on Horseback

By: Anderson, Lavere

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Illinios, Garrard Publishing Company: 1971

Inventory Number: 27024

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John Butler Yeats

By: Archibald, Douglas N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lewisburg, Bucknell University Press: 1974

Inventory Number: 38530

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A. J. Mundella 1825-1897 The Liberal Background to the Labour Movement

By: Armytage, W. H. G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1951

Inventory Number: 23185

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Natalia Makarova Ballerina (Signed by Makarova)

By: Austin, Richard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Dance Books Ltd: 1978

Inventory Number: 40872

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Life and Explorations of Fridtjof Nansen

By: Bain, J. Arthur

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott, Ltd.: (no date)

Edition: New edition revised and considerably enlarged

Inventory Number: 25087

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Hubert von Kerhomer R. A. A Study and a Biography

By: Baldry, A. L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, George Bell and Sons: 1901

Inventory Number: 26537

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Personal Reminiscences

By: Ballantyne, R.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet: nd (1900s)

Inventory Number: 41100

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Richard and Maria Cosway: A Biography

By: Barnett, Gerald (with a foreword by Daphne Foskett)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tiverton, Devon, UK, Westcountry Books: 1995

Inscription: Richard Cosway, Maria Cosway

Inventory Number: 36262

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