1890-1897. Frazer to Grant Allen on Animism and His Creative Process. A fascinating group of letters whose scope... Read More about Four Autograph Letters, signed, to Grant Allen
Quebec: Zech & Fils, nd. Read More about L'Imitation de Jesus-Christ. Traduction Nouvelle par l'Abbé F. de Lomennais
London: Witherby & Co, 1911. First English Edition (both American & English editions published simultaneously). With chapters on - "A River of New Brunswick," "Tuna Fishing in the North Atlantic," "The Edge of the Great Lakes," "New Scotland," and "The Land of Evangeline." "First book seen to spell Nipigon in... Read More about A Fisherman's Summer in Canada
London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860. First Edition. A lighthearted look at sport and camping in the Canadian wilds. Read More about Salmon-Fishing in Canada. By a Resident
London: Henry Colburn, Publishers, 1846. First edition. The author served in Canada in the suppression of the French Canadian uprising of 1837-8. In this work, Levinge describes his military service, impressions of the wildlife and sporting of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, "A Race Through the United States" south to... Read More about Echoes from the Backwoods; or Sketches of Transatlantic Life
[Southbury, CT: Gretchen E. Engel], 1971. First Edition. Very unusual in hardcover.Inscribed to Bill Wigton by the author. Read More about Though Memory Plays Me False. A Story of Anticosti. The St. Lawrence River Isle of Enchantment,...
Montreal: Consolidated Paper Corporation Limited, Anticosti Division, [n.d., ca. 1937]. Sixth edition. Anticosti, “the treasure island of the Saint Lawrence,” was maintained as a private hunting preserve by French chocolate manufacturer Henri Menier from 1896 until 1926. It was bought by a Canadian paper consortium and this brochure is evidence... Read More about The Salmon Streams of Anticosti Island
Southbury, CT: 1971. First edition. Read More about Though Memory Plays Me False. A Story of Anticosti. The St. Lawrence River Isle of Enchantment,...
Cincinnati: Stewart and Kidd Company, 1916. First edition. Account of big game hunting in the St. Elias Range, Yukon Territory."- Arctic Bibliography. Read More about Camp Fires in the Yukon
Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1848. First published edition. “Ballantyne’s adventures began in 1841 from York Factory. While he recapitulates much history of the Hudson’s Bay Company, he also quotes extensively from the journal he kept during his travels.” (Graff p.27). First issued in a privately printed edition earlier the..... Read More about Hudson’s Bay; or Every-day Life in the Wilds of North America, During Six Years’ Residence in...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1887. First edition. Camping on Lake Memphremagog on the Vermont-Quebec border. Read More about The Shaybacks In Camp Ten Summers Under Canvas
Montreal: Canadian Sporting Publishing Company 269 Sty. Catherine Street, West, . Read More about Spalding's Official Canadian Base Ball Guide
Montreal, Canada: Privately Printed by The Atlantic Salmon Association, 1975. No. 11 of 1000 copies, signed by the author. Read More about The Atlantic Salmon Treasury
Toronto: Willing and Williamson, 1880. First edition. Read More about A Trip to Mexico, Being Notes of a Journey from Lake Erie to Lake Tezcuco and Back with an Appendix
Richmond Hill, Long Island, New York: The Nassau Press, [co. 1908]. Early edition. Advertisments at back for a few remaining copies of the first edition. Read More about The Angler's Guide. A Handbook of the Haunts and Habits of the Popular Game Fishes, Inland and...
New York: Mail and Express Job Print, 1904. First edition. Inscribed. Inscribed opposite the title “Compliments of the author J.R. Bradley”Big Game hunting by the author and his friend T.T. Reese in the Stickeen (sic) River Country. The trials of traveling consume the first 28 pp., after which are several..... Read More about Hunting Big Game in Northwest British Columbia
Cambridge, Mass: 7 November 1958 and 25 January 1975. The Canadian-American historian and educator responding to Hartley's query about his education and it's importance to his writing. Bush describes his educational background and writes that “the value of a college education depends entirely on how much a student brings to... Read More about Two typed letters, signed “Douglas Bush”
London: et se vend à Paris, Chez Le Breton, Desaint, Pissot, Lambert, 1755. First edition, second Issue (no errata on p. xxiv). ?This is the first extensive French text on the British North American colonies and was occasioned by the heightened tensions preceding the Seven Years War. It gives accounts... Read More about Histoire et commerce des colonies angloises, dans l'Amérique septentrionale, ou l'on trouve...
New York: New Amsterdam Book Company, 1903. No. 44 of 210 copies. DeLuxe Edition of a Classic of Canadian Travel. A classic of Canadiana, first published in 1873, which has gone into many editions, this being a special, deluxe one. Read More about The Wild Northland: Being the story of a winter journey, with dog, across Northern North America
Cheerry Valley: The Cherry Valley Gazette Print, 1880. Thirdt Edition. An important contribution to the history of New York's border wars, and a book that excited much attention, inspiring several other frontier histories in New York and adjoining states. "A pioneer work in the annals of early western New York... Read More about Annals of Tryon Country; or, the Border Warfare of New York, During the Revolution
London: Henry S. King & Co, 1873. First edition. Read More about Field and Forest Rambles, with Notes and Observations on the Natural History of Eastern Canada
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, Publisher, 1907. Third Revised and Augmented Edition. Read More about The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers by …
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, Publisher, 1922. Fourth Revised and Augmented Edition. [The last Edition.]. Read More about The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska. Handbook for Travellers by
Toronto: Hunter, Rose & Co, 1881. First edition. INSCRIBED. Inscribed: “To the author of that extremely interesting work, ‘The English Colonies in America’ / Jno Geo Bourinot / Ottawa House of Commons 21st Oct. 1881.”. Read More about The Intellectual Development of the Canadian People: An Historical Review
Toronto: William Briggs, 1913. First edition. Read More about The Company of Adventurers. A Narrative of Seven Years in the Service of the Hudson's Bay Company...
London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, 13, Great Marlborough Streeet, 1866. First edition, with tipped-in errata slip. A detailed and useful guide to Canadian sport. Four of the 12 chapters are devoted to fishing: “The Fisheries of Canada” (concerning salmon rivers, lakes and lesser waters); “The Salmon” (its location, size, etc...... Read More about The Sportsman and Naturalist in Canada, or Notes on The Natural History of the Game, Game Birds,...