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1 Armstrong, Nevill A. D. After Big Game in the Upper Yukon
London John Long Limited 1937 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Publishers blue cloth with gilt spine lettering, map endpapers, includes frontispiece and additional illustrations on plates. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; 287 pp; Well-worn; suitable only as a reading copy. Ex-library with the usual markings, spine with lean, front hinge nearly completely detached, free or writing but some pages show staining, one plate is loose and present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Dead Fish and Fat Cats: A No-Nonsense Journey Through Our Dysfunctional Fishing Industry, Wickham, Eric
2 Wickham, Eric Dead Fish and Fat Cats: A No-Nonsense Journey Through Our Dysfunctional Fishing Industry
Vancouver, BC Granville Island Publishing 2003 1-894694-18-X / 9781894694186 First Edition; Stated First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author was a BC Coast fishboat captain. Foreword by Dr. David Suzuki. Stiff wraps, perfect bound, covers with color illustrations. This copy signed by the author inside the front cover; uncommon thus. ; 6" x 9"; viii, 167 pp; Signed by Author; Little wear, clean and unmarked apart from noted signature. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Do Glaciers Listen? Local Knowledge, Colonial Encounters, and Social Imagination, Cruikshank, Julie
3 Cruikshank, Julie Do Glaciers Listen? Local Knowledge, Colonial Encounters, and Social Imagination
Vancouver, BC UBC Press (2005) 0-295-98514-3 / 9780295985145 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stiff wraps, perfect bound, color cover picture of mountains, b&w photos, maps. First printing with full number line. ; 6" x 9"; 312 pp; The intersection of nature and culture in the Mount St. Elias ranges -- where Alaska, British Columbia, and the Yukon Territory now meet. ; Slight wear along edges, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Barnes, Howard T. Ice Engineering
Montreal Renouf Publishing Co. (1928) First Edition; No printing noted Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Green cloth with gilt spine lettering, speckled page edges, illustrated with photographs, charts and equations, last numbered pages are Bibliograph y, followed by ii page Subject Index.. ; 6-1/2" x 9-1/4"; 364, ii pp; Small area of front board lacking cloth/fraying, spine ends misshapen, bumped corners, sound binding, prior owner name to FFEP, stamps from Alaska Department of Health to title page, one to identify ownership and another to note deaccession, extensive underlining in colored pencil limited to six early pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Les Abitibis, Marois, Roger et Pierre Gauthier
5 Marois, Roger et Pierre Gauthier Les Abitibis
Hull (Québec) Musée canadien des civilisations 1989 0-660-90285-0 / 9780660902852 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stiff light blue wraps, cover photo of excavation site and lettering in blue, site diagrams, text in French, photographs of artifacts, etc. ; 7" x 9-1/2"; 253 pp; Light soiling, rubbing, creasing to covers, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Letters From a Lady Rancher, Hopkins, Monica; Sheilagh S. Jameson (Introduction)
6 Hopkins, Monica; Sheilagh S. Jameson (Introduction) Letters From a Lady Rancher
Calgary, Alberta Glenbow Museum 1981 0-919224-25-3 / 9780919224254 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Ranching in southern Alberta 1909-11. Gray cloth, gilt lettering, orange endpapers. Yellow illustrated dust jacket. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; xvii, 172 pp; Little wear to book or jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Nahanni Journals: R.M. Patterson's 1927-1929 Journals, Patterson, R. M.; Richard C. David (Edited and with an Introduction by)
7 Patterson, R. M.; Richard C. David (Edited and with an Introduction by) Nahanni Journals: R.M. Patterson's 1927-1929 Journals
Edmonton, Alberta The University of Alberta Press 2008 0-88864-477-9 / 9780888644770 Stated First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Stiff wraps, perfect bound, illustrated with photographs. ; 6" x 9"; lxxxix, 225 pp; Slight wear lower right corner. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Arctic Frontier, Macdonald, R. St. J. (Editor)
8 Macdonald, R. St. J. (Editor) The Arctic Frontier
[Toronto] University of Toronto Press (1966) First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Published in association with the Canadian Institute of International Affairs and the Arctic Institute of North America. Green cloth with black lettering to spine, illustrated with maps and tables. Light green dust jacket with map illustration and black lettering. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; 311 pp; Book lightly worn at corners, solid hinges, clean and unmarked within. Jacket edgeworn with small losses, not price clipped ($7.50), in clear protective cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Bute Inlet Route: Alfred Waddington's Wagon Road, 1862 - 1864, Kershaw, Adrian and John Spittle
9 Kershaw, Adrian and John Spittle The Bute Inlet Route: Alfred Waddington's Wagon Road, 1862 - 1864
Kelowna, British Columbia Okanagan College (1978) Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stiff tan wraps, stapled, includes fold-out map, 6 pp of b&w photographs. ; 8-1/2" x 11"; 92 pp; Light cover wear, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Smith, E. Russell The Felicity Papers: Forgotten Voices of a Valley Town
Burnstown, Ontario, Canada General Store Publishing House 1995 1-896182-12-7 / 9781896182124 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Stiff wraps, perfect bound, color illustration to front cover, includes map and a few additional illustrations within. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. ; 6" x 9"; iv, 189 pp; Signed by Author; Bumped to rear at bottom of spine, otherwise little wear, clean and unmarked within apart from noted inscription. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Macnair, Peter L., Alan L. Hoover, Kevin Neary The Legacy: Tradition and Innovation in Northwest Coast Indian Art
Vancouver/Toronto - Seattle Douglas & McIntyre - University of Washington Press (1984) 0-295-96166-X / 9780295961668 Later Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Stiff wraps, perfect bound, color illustration to front panel, well illustrated with much in color. This edition published for use in Canada and the USA. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. ; 9" square; 193 pp; Signed by Author; Minor rubbing along edges of covers, clean and unmarked within apart from noted inscription. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Remarkable History of the HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY including that of The French Traders of North-Western Canada and of the North-West, XY, and Astor Fur Companies, Bryce, George
12 Bryce, George The Remarkable History of the HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY including that of The French Traders of North-Western Canada and of the North-West, XY, and Astor Fur Companies
Toronto William Briggs 1900 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original green cloth, color flag to front cover, gilt lettering to spne, "with numerous full page illustrations and maps".; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; xx, 501 pp; Ex-library (withdrawn), marked on spine, blindstamp to title page, stamped on several blank leaves within, text unmarked. Boards rubbed, front hinge tender and lacking front free endpaper. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Wolf's Eye: Stories from Northwestern Ontario, Wilkins, Charles (Editor); John Pringle, Rosalind Maki, et al (Story Authors)
13 Wilkins, Charles (Editor); John Pringle, Rosalind Maki, et al (Story Authors) The Wolf's Eye: Stories from Northwestern Ontario
Thunder Bay, Ontario Thunder Bay Publishing Cooperative 1992 0-9696339-0-4 / 9780969633907 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stiff black wraps, perfect bound, cover image of the "wolf's eye", content is twenty stories by various authors. This copy with brief inscription on the half title by editor to ______. The first name is crossed out and a different name is written in (possibly in a different hand). In addition, story authors Rosalind Maki, John Pringle and Dave (David in print) Laderoute have also signed on the half-title, ; 5-1/4" x 8-1/4"; xiv, 265 pp; Mild cover creasing and edgewear, clean and unmarked within apart from the half title as desciribed. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Trippers' Tales, Smith, Russell
14 Smith, Russell Trippers' Tales
Burnstown, Ontario, Canada The General Store Publishing House 1991 0-919431-48-8 / 9780919431485 Stated First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Stories and Legends from the Ottawa Valley. Stiff wraps, perfect bound, covers illustrated, each tale offers an illustration at the front. This copy with presentation inscription penned and signed by the author on the title page. ; 6" x 9"; 131 pp; Signed by Author; Very slight wear, unmarked apart from the noted inscription. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Unveiling the Arctic, Rey, Louis (Editor); Claudette Reed Upton, Marvin Falk (Co-editors)
15 Rey, Louis (Editor); Claudette Reed Upton, Marvin Falk (Co-editors) Unveiling the Arctic
The Arctic Institute of North America (1984) 0-919034-09-8 / 9780919034099 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Papers presented at the conference "The History of the Discovery of the Arctic Regions as Seen through the Descriptions of Travellers and the Work of Cartographers from Early Antiquity to the 18th Century", organized by Comite arctique international and held in Rome in 1981. Published also as vol. 37, no 4 of Arctic. Includes index. In gray cloth, maps, additional illustrations.; 8-3/4" x 11"; vii, [321]-613 pp; Mild bumping at corners and spine ends, light cover soiling, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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