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Image for A History of the Police Association of Ontario

A History of the Police Association of Ontario

By: Addington, Charles; Foreword By E R ' Ted ' Johnson, Police Association of Ontario

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, Ontario, London, ON.: Phelps Publishing Company, 1982, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155151


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, former owner's stamp, 101 pages, b&w photos, colour photo collage of Ontario police badges, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A History of the London Police Force:  125 Years of Police Service -by Charles Addington ( Ontario )

A History of the London Police Force: 125 Years of Police Service -by Charles Addington ( Ontario )

By: Addington, Charles; Foreword By Judge Gordon Killeen, Board of Commissioners of Police of the City of London ( Ontario )

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, Ontario, London, ON.: London Police Force ( Ontario ) / Phelps Publishing Company, 1980, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155150


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with some light rubbing to cream coloured jacket, ink name stamp, 89 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Beaumaris / Boston Mills Press ( Ontario Local History / Lake Muskoka / Cottage Country / Tondern Island )

Beaumaris / Boston Mills Press ( Ontario Local History / Lake Muskoka / Cottage Country / Tondern Island )

By: Ahlbrandt, Patricia Walbridge / Boston Mills Press

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON.: Boston Mills Press, 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157791


-----------hardcover, about 10 x 8025 inches, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, 168 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Prologue; The Beginning; Discovery; The Tourists are Coming; Roughing It: The First Cottagers; The Gilded Age; The Boats; 1920 - 1945; The Houses of Beaumaris; The Islands; Bibliography; Index. , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Sun Bright and Well Beloved:  300 Years of a North American Family ( Three Hundred )( Allen / Allin Family History - England / Rhode Island / Canada [ Ottawa, Ontario ] )

Sun Bright and Well Beloved: 300 Years of a North American Family ( Three Hundred )( Allen / Allin Family History - England / Rhode Island / Canada [ Ottawa, Ontario ] )

By: Allen, J Stanley; Richard Allen ( Allen / Allin Family History )

Price: $63.94

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario: Allen Family Publications, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156688


----------hardcover. about 11 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, no writing in the book, 547 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, overseas shipping (outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional postage, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Ancaster's Heritage - APPENDIX (to Volume 1 ) / Ancaster Township Historical Society

Ancaster's Heritage - APPENDIX (to Volume 1 ) / Ancaster Township Historical Society

By: Ancaster Township Historical Society / Joan Clark; Mrs Roy Moffat; Grace L Buttrum; Agnes Kendrick McCulloch; Mrs E Grimwood; Miss E Farmer; Mrs H G Morwick; Mr J B Morton

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Ancaster, Ontario, Ancaster, ON: Ancaster Township Historical Society, 1970, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161443


-----------softcover, about 5.75w x 9h inches, a solid Very Good example, some sunning to the covers, 26 pages plus a one page index, a supplement/appendix to volume one, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic image View more info

Image for Tragedy and Triumph:  Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

By: Anderson, Mary J

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Tierceron Press, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147889


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 336 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos including many interior views of Whitehern, ---"In this book, Mary J. Anderson delves into several mysteries: Could Thomas B McQuesten have achieved so much in politics and public benefits if his sister, Ruby, had not provided the financial means for his education in law? How could Ruby have been so easily forgotten? How could Thomas go on to produce so man... View more info

Image for Tragedy and Triumph:  Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

By: Anderson, Mary J

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Tierceron Press, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147890


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 336 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos including many interior views of Whitehern, ---"In this book, Mary J. Anderson delves into several mysteries: Could Thomas B McQuesten have achieved so much in politics and public benefits if his sister, Ruby, had not provided the financial means for his education in law? How could Ruby have been so easily forgotten? How could Thomas go on to produce so man... View more info

Image for Tragedy and Triumph:  Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy  ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

By: Anderson, Mary J (signed)

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Tierceron Press, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 154903


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed "To J__ Mary J Anderson PHD", 336 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos including many interior views of Whitehern, ---"In this book, Mary J. Anderson delves into several mysteries: Could Thomas B McQuesten have achieved so much in politics and public benefits if his sister, Ruby, had not provided the financial means for his education in law? How could Ruby have been s... View more info

Image for Tragedy and Triumph:  Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy  ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

By: Anderson, Mary J (signed)

Price: $17.86

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Tierceron Press, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 161723


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription " Mary J Anderson PHD", 336 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos including many interior views of Whitehern, ---"In this book, Mary J. Anderson delves into several mysteries: Could Thomas B McQuesten have achieved so much in politics and public benefits if his sister, Ruby, had not provided the financial means for his education in law? How could Ruby have been s... View more info

Image for Footprints:  One Hundred & Fifty Years of Congregational Life, 1842 - 1992, St. John's Nassagaweya Anglican Church, Guelph Line & 10 Side Road, Nassagaweya ( Ontario Local History )( 150 Years / Nasagiweya )

Footprints: One Hundred & Fifty Years of Congregational Life, 1842 - 1992, St. John's Nassagaweya Anglican Church, Guelph Line & 10 Side Road, Nassagaweya ( Ontario Local History )( 150 Years / Nasagiweya )

By: Andrews, June / St John's Nassagaweya Anglican Church ( Nasagiweya )

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Ontario, Ontario ( Nassagaweya [ Nasagiweya ] / Burlington ): St. John's Anglican Church, No Date ( 1992 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146409


-----------oversized (quarto) softcover, Very Good+, 88 pages, small errata slip tipped in on contents page, contents include: Acknowledgements; Rector's Message; Preface; Early Years; The Eighteen Forties * Fifties; Eighteen Sixties; Eighteen Seventies; Eighteen Eighties; Eighteen Nineties; the Twentieth Century; the second Decade; the Nineteen Twenties; Nineteen Thirties; Nineteen Forties; Nineteen Fifties; Nineteen Sixties; Nineteen Seventies; Windows; Nineteen Eight... View more info

Nassagaweya: A History of Campbellville and Surrounding Area - Its Land and People ( Ontario Local History / Nasagiweya )

By: Andrews, June R (ed.) / Campbellville ( Ontario ) Historical Society

Price: $21.70

Publisher: Ontario, Campbellville, ON: Campbellville Historical Society, 1982, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153184


-------------large (quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, signed by a person who is mentioned (with family photograph) in the book, 337 pages, illustrated with b&w photos, contents include: Preface; General; NASSAGAWEYA - Agriculture; Mills - Saw, Grist, Woollen, Lime Kilns; Roads; Municipal Governments; Military; Crawford Lake --- FARM HISTORIES - Concessions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 --- CAMPBELLVILLE - Campbell Avenue and Heights; main Street and Campb... View more info

Image for Pioneer Partners at St Paul's:  Hearst, Ontario -by Margaret Arkinstall -a Signed Copy (  District of Cochrane / Algoma region / St. Paul's Presbyterian Church and St. Paul's Hospital )

Pioneer Partners at St Paul's: Hearst, Ontario -by Margaret Arkinstall -a Signed Copy ( District of Cochrane / Algoma region / St. Paul's Presbyterian Church and St. Paul's Hospital )

By: Arkinstall, Margaret (signed); Elizabeth Pearce; Intro By Marfaret ( Gretta Mustard ) Crookes

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Ontario, No Place ( Ontario ): No Publisher / Margaret Arkinstall ( Printed By Impressions, St Thomas, ON.), 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157155


-----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light rubbing and age toning to covers, signed and inscribed by the author, 187 pages, b&w photos, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Owen Sound: Steamboat Days / Boston Mills Press ( Ontario Local History )

By: Armitage, Andrew / Boston Mills Press

Price: $22.98

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON.: Boston Mills Press, 1981, First Edition, 1st Printing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155364


------------softcover, about 10 x 8 inches, a solid Very Good+ copy, a bit of light rubbing, 88 pages, b&w photos, not so much about steamboats but about life in Owen Sound during the steamboat days, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Burlington's Streets:  What's Behind the Name?  --- Burlington Historical Society  ( Ontario Local History )

Burlington's Streets: What's Behind the Name? --- Burlington Historical Society ( Ontario Local History )

By: Armstrong, Peggy and Les

Price: $22.98

Publisher: Burlington, ONtario, Burlington, ON: Peggy and Les Armstrong / Burlington Historical Society, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155439


--------------large softcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Very Good+ copy with some light rubbing, small sticker pull on rear panel, 89 pages, illustrated with b&w photos, fold-out map at rear is intact, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for Oakville Street Names and Landmarks -a Signed Copy ( Ontario Local History )

Oakville Street Names and Landmarks -a Signed Copy ( Ontario Local History )

By: Ashe, David and Joyce Burnell (signed)

Price: $19.14

Publisher: London, Ontario, London, ON.: Burnell-Creighton Publishing, 2007, 1st edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 150220


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed by Burnell, 168 pages, colour and b&w photos, contents include: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; Oakville Street Names and Landmarks; Bridges and Waterways; Types of Roads; Toronto-Hamilton Highway Commission; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Oakville Street Names and Landmarks -a Signed Copy ( Ontario Local History )

Oakville Street Names and Landmarks -a Signed Copy ( Ontario Local History )

By: Ashe, David and Joyce Burnell (signed)

Price: $25.54

Publisher: London, Ontario, London, ON.: Burnell-Creighton Publishing, 2007, 1st edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157520


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed by Burnell, 168 pages, colour and b&w photos, contents include: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; Oakville Street Names and Landmarks; Bridges and Waterways; Types of Roads; Toronto-Hamilton Highway Commission; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Browning Island:  Lake Muskoka - Cottagers Remember the Good Old Days / Browning Island Cottagers' Association ( Ontario Cottage Country / Local History )( Huntsville related)

Browning Island: Lake Muskoka - Cottagers Remember the Good Old Days / Browning Island Cottagers' Association ( Ontario Cottage Country / Local History )( Huntsville related)

By: Attfield, Robert (ed.) / Browning Island Cottagers' Association

Price: $11.46

Publisher: Huntsville, Ontario, Huntsville, ON: Fox Meadow Creations / Browning Island Cottagers' Association, 2000, 1st edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157268


----------trade paperback, about 6 x 9 inches, a near Fine copy, ink gift inscription, 192 pages, b&w photos, ---"You don’t have to be a Browning Islander to enjoy this charming collection of stories and pictures of Muskoka summers (and the odd winter) dating back to the early 1900s. --Those were the days when a trip to the cottage meant trunks and trains and steamboats, when blocks of ice cut from the lake in winter cooled the cottage icebox. Those were the days ... View more info

Image for Stories of York ( Ontario Local History - York / Weston, ON.)( Toronto area)

Stories of York ( Ontario Local History - York / Weston, ON.)( Toronto area)

By: Bailey, Bill (ed.) York Historical Society -John Watson (signed); Alex Crocker; Harry McQueen; Mrs Grace Bryce; Wilf Royle; Wm Easton; J Andre; Mrs and Isaac Scott; Marjorie Campbell; Bessie Clouston; Robert Henry; R Blackmore

Price: $21.70

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, No Place (likely North York / Toronto ): York Historical Society, 1980, 1st edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 155698


----------trade paperback size stapled softcover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to the largely white covers, signed and inscribed by Watson, 115 pages plus additional photos, b&w photos throughout, personal reminiscences from older citizens of the area dating back to the trun of the 20th century, many interviews, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

MOUNTAIN MEMORIES: A Pictorial History of Hamilton Mountain / / Hamilton Mountain Historical Society ( Ontario Local History / Photographs )

By: Bailey, Melville T; Stewart R Leslie; Murray W Aikman / Hamilton Mountain Heritage Society

Price: $25.54

Publisher: Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, ON.: Hamilton Mountain Historical Society, 2000, 1st edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146576


----------large hardcover, about 12 x 9 inches, a Near Fine cop, no dustjacket as issued, 144 pages, packed with b&w photographs, contents include: Access Roads; Incline Railways; Views from the Mountain; Churches; Schools; Hospitals; Hotels; Business and Enterprise; The Mountain Changes; Family Album; Mountain Homes, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

MOUNTAIN MEMORIES: A Pictorial History of Hamilton Mountain / / Hamilton Mountain Historical Society ( Ontario Local History / Photographs )

By: Bailey, Melville T; Stewart R Leslie; Murray W Aikman / Hamilton Mountain Heritage Society

Price: $22.98

Publisher: Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, ON.: Hamilton Mountain Historical Society, 2000, 1st edition, 2nd Printing: 2000

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149316


----------large hardcover, about 12 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, small ink name, 144 pages, packed with b&w photographs, contents include: Access Roads; Incline Railways; Views from the Mountain; Churches; Schools; Hospitals; Hotels; Business and Enterprise; The Mountain Changes; Family Album; Mountain Homes, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info