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1 Alfred Pellan Pellan
Musee Du Quebec/Musee Des Beax Arts De Montreal 1972 Paperback Very Good 
1972 museum catalogue. Bilingual French / English. No marks or writing in book. Covers have a little light wear / rubbing. Pellan was a Canadian modernist painter. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Portrait of the Canadian Rockies, Baliko, Bela
2 Baliko, Bela Portrait of the Canadian Rockies
Bela Baliko Photography and Publishing 1994 0921146019 / 9780921146018 Paperback New 
Unread softcover in new condition, with no marks or flaws. 80 pages. A stunning selection of images capturing the scenics, wildlife and wildflowers of the Canadian Rockies found in the Banff - Lake Louise - Jasper area. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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3 Bowering, George The Moustache: Memories of Greg Curnoe
Talonbooks 1993 0889104573 / 9780889104570 Paperback New 
Bright, unrread softcover with no remainder marks. Like new, with no defects. 128 pages.

George Bowering and Greg Curnoe became friends in London, Ontario, in 1966. Bowering was a 30-year-old poet and university student and Curnoe was a 29-year-old painter who had dropped out of art school in Toronto to return to his place of birth. Their art was in its youth, their eyes and ears were wide open and their stomachs could withstand pots and pots of strong, black coffee. For 26 years they grew up parallel, inside each other’s work. Greg Curnoe was killed on his bicycle late in 1992, struck down in the middle of his bright career. 
Price: 12.50 USD

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4 Crist, Robert Grant Captain William Hendricks and the March to Quebec, 1775
Hamilton Library and Historical Association of Cumberland County 1960 Paperback Very Good 
1960 softcover in stapled wrappers. 32 pages. Prior owner's stamp inside front cover. Wrappers a little age-toned at edges. Internally very clean. Captain William Hendricks and John Chambers led a company of Pennsylvania riflemen in 1775 on a march from Carlyle, PA through Boston and Maine, into the wilderness of Quebec where they took part in the invasion of Quebec that was planned by Benedict Arnold. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 de Niverville, Louis; Joan Murray Louis de Niverville: Retrospective
Robert McLaughlin Gallery 1978 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover exhibition catalogue, with no marks or writing in book. 62 pages. Covers have a few signs of handling / light wear, some rubbing and a couple light spots. Internally like new.

Louis de Niverville, painter born in England, working in Canada. Self-taught, Niverville worked from 1957 to 1963 as a graphic designer for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Toronto. The turning point in his work, when he considers he really started to paint, was in 1966-67 with a mural for Expo Theatre in Montréal. After that he developed a formidable technique, particularly with collage, to express an astonishing, visionary world often wrought from childhood memories. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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6 Duffy, Helen The Brave New World of Fritz Brandtner: Le Meilleur des Mondes de Fritz Brandtner
Agnes Etherington Art Centre 1982 0889110255 / 9780889110250 Paperback Good 
Light shelfwear including rubbing to edges of spine; light creases to corners; otherwise no markings in book with all pages intact. Interesting volume on German-born artist Fritz Brandtner, who spent most of his life in Canada, where he introduced elements of German Expressionism. 96 pages; bilingual (English & French); explores his work and philosophy. 14 color plates. A great find for the art lover or historian. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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This was Expo, Fulford, Robert
7 Fulford, Robert This was Expo
McClelland and Stewart 1968 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Hardcover in dust jacket. 203 pages. Prior owner's bookplate to front end-paper. No writing in book. Binding tight and holding up very well. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Graham, Kathryn (Author), Paul Gilbert (Photographer) Wild Colours: Canada's Rocky Mountain Wildflowers
Wild Light Press 1996 0969573715 / 9780969573715 Hardcover Like New 
Hardcover in dust jacket, signed on the title page by both author and photographer. No other marks to book; no flaws or defects. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Grande, John K.; Arnold Shives Homage to Jean-Paul Riopelle
Prospect Press 2011 1894440110 / 9781894440110 Paperback New 
New softcover with no marks or flaws; no sign of handling or wear. Bright, fresh exhibition catalogue. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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10 John Livingstone Clark, Editor Prairie Fire: A Magazine of New Canadian Writing Vol. 18, No. 1 Spring, 1997 (Anne Szumigalski Issue)
Prairie Fire 1997 Paperback Like New 
Softcover literary journal in glossy wrappers; 216 pages. No marks or writing in book. Anne Szumigalski Issue. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Mackenzie, Carl Cape Breton Fiddle Medleys
Celtic America 2008 Audio CD Very Good 
CD has been opened and played; disc reamins free of scuffs. Jewel case has a few very light signs of rubbing. Original insert remains like new.

Cape Breton is well known for its traditional fiddle music, which was brought to North America by Scottish immigrants during the Highland Clearances. The traditional style has been well preserved in Cape Breton, and céilidhs have become a popular attraction for summer tourists. Inverness County in particular has a heavy concentration of musical activity, with regular performances in communities such as Mabou and Judique. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure, McGhee, Robert
12 McGhee, Robert Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure
University of Washington Press 2001 0295981636 / 9780295981635 Hardcover New 
New hardcover in dust jacket. NO remainder marks; no defects. Nice, tight text block. Clean and presentable. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Arctic Spectacles: The Frozen North in Visual Culture, 1818-1875, Potter, Russell A.
13 Potter, Russell A. Arctic Spectacles: The Frozen North in Visual Culture, 1818-1875
University of Washington Press 2007 0295986808 / 9780295986807 Paperback As New 
Bright, fresh softcover. No remainder marks; no flaws.

From the publisher's description: This book "illuminates the nineteenth-century fascination with visual representations of the Arctic, weaving together a narrative of the major Arctic expeditions with an account of their public reception through art and mass media. In a century that saw every corner of the globe slowly open to the examining eye of Western science, it was the Arctic - remote, mysterious, untamable - that most captured the imagination of artists and the public alike. Its impact could be seen in a range of visual media from fine art to panoramas, engravings, magic lantern slides, and photographs, as well as hybrid forms of entertainment in which Inuit were "exhibited" alongside a cabinet of assorted Arctic curiosities while Western gentlemen looked on." 
Price: 15.00 USD

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14 Richards, Larry; L. Canadian Centre for Architecture: Buildings and Gardens
MIT Press 1989 0262680580 / 9780262680585 Paperback As New 
Bright softcover; never read. Fine condition. May have faint signs of shelf-wear. NO marks or damage to book. 184 pages, illustrated. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Schutz, Karl Chemainus Murals, The
Chemainus Festival of Murals Society 1998 0969316119 / 9780969316114 New 
New softcover. Bright, clean copy with no flaws or defects. 90 pages, illustrated. Documentation of community murals in a town on Vancouver Island. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Wagg, Susan W. Ernest Isbell Barott, Architecte: Une Introduction [Ernest Isbell Barott, Architect: an Introduction] (French and English Edition)
Centre Canadien d'Architecture 1985 092078500X / 9780920785003 Paperback Like New 
Tall slim softcover. 52 pages. Like new, with no marks or wear. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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