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The Norman Colbeck Collection of Nineteenth-Century and Edwardian Poetry and Belles Lettres

Edited by T. Bose and R. N. Colbeck

Focusing primarily on British essayists and poets of the nineteenth century from the Romantic Movement through the Edwardian era, the collection features nearly 500 authors and lists over 13,000 works.

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Ethel Wilson

Stories, Essays, and Letters

The fullest biography of the Ethel Wilson to date.

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The Raven's Tail

An important contribution to the knowledge of early Indian weaving.

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No Bleeding Heart

Charlotte Whitton: A Feminist on the Right

One of this country's first generation of professional women, Ottawa mayor Charlotte Whitton championed the cause of child welfare across the country and worked hard for the status of women long before the word 'feminism' had passed into everyday language.

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 24, 1986

Edited by C.B. Bourne

The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies.

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Ethics and Aging

The Right to Live, the Right to Die

This book reflects the complexity of ethical questions, but develops them in relation to a single general theme: that of the involvement of the elderly in the design of social policy and the research which affects them.

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They Call Me Father

Memoirs of Father Nicolas Coccola

These fascinating memoirs of Father Nicolas Coccola, a Corsican-born Oblatean who arrived in British Columbia in 1880, reveal the complexity of the work carried out by ordinary missionary priests.

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The Letters of Malcolm Lowry and Gerald Noxon, 1940-1952

These letters observe the mind of eminent author Malcolm Lowry at play on questions of literary technique, on films, and on the beauties and rigors of life in his Dollarton shack on an inlet near Vancouver.

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On the Northwest

Commercial Whaling in the Pacific Northwest, 1790-1967

On the Northwest is the first complete history of commercial whaling in the Pacific Northwest from its shadowy origins in the late 1700s to its demise in western Canada in 1967.

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Cervantes, Volume 1

Don Quixote de la Mancha: An Old-Spelling Control Edition Based on the First Editions of Parts 1 & 2

Edited by R.M. Flores

This old-spelling edition of Don Quixote provides scholars with a text closer to that of Cervantes's original manuscript than any previous edition.

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Cervantes, Volume 2

An Old-Spelling Control Edition Based on the First Editions of Parts 1 & 2

Edited by R. M. Flores

This old-spelling edition of Don Quixote provides scholars with a text closer to that of Cervantes's original manuscript than any previous edition.

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 25, 1987

Edited by C.B. Bourne

The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies.

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