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The Arctic 1927: A.Y. Jackson

Art, Sight and Language: A Reading/Writing of some Contemporary Canadian Art

The Barbados Journal, 1932: J.E.H. MacDonald

A Boy All Spirit: Thoreau MacDonald in the 1920s

Captured in Stone: Carving Canada's Past

Carl: Portrait of a Painter from Letters & Reminiscences

The Carving of Canada: A Tale of Parliamentary Gothic

Chamber Music

Charlevoix County, 1930

Daffodils in Winter: The Life and Letters of Pegi Nicol MacLeod, 1904-1949

Drawing on the Land: The New World Watercolours and Diaries (1838-1942) of Millicent Mary Chaplin

Dying I Was Born

Eighteen Hanover Drawings: 1924-1930

Ernst Barlach: Life in Work

The Fitzgerald Alphabet

Georgian Bay, 1938: Barker Fairley

How I Got My Dogsled

J.E.H. MacDonald, Designer: An Anthology of Graphic Design, Illustration and Lettering

Kenojuak: The Life Story of an Inuit Artist

The Legend of the Mimigwesseos

Legends from the Forest

Letter to the West Wind

Letters Home: 1859-1906: The Letters Of William Blair Bruce

Limited Edition Watercolour Prints: 1. View of Hanover, July 1937

Limited Edition Watercolour Prints: 2. The Voelzing Farm, Hanover, Township of Bentinck, Grey County, 28 July 1937

Limited Edition Watercolour Prints: 3. Still Life with Blue Spectacles, Version II, 17 September 1954

Limited Edition Watercolour Prints: 4. Christmas Window at Norwich, December 1940

Limited Edition Watercolour Prints: 5. Still Life and Propaganda, 3 May 1939

The Lonely Seagull

Massanoga: The Art of Bon Echo

Montreal Movie Palaces: Great Theatres of the Golden Era 1884 - 1938

North by South: The Art of Peleg Franklin Brownwell (1857-1946)

North Country Spring: A book of verse for children

On The Edge of Discovery: Contemporary Paintings in a Personal Context

One of the Many Stories about the King

One Summer In Quebec: A.Y. Jackson in 1925: A Family View

People In Struggle: The Life and Art of Bill Stapleton

The Puff Adder Who Was Stuck

Put On Her Mettle: The Life and Art of Jacobine Jones

Raven Papers: Remembering Natalie Luckyj: 1945-2002

Sacred Legends

Scarlet Hunters: Pre-Raphaelitism in Canada

A Selftold Life

Shadow Cat: poems & wood engravings

Sketchbook, 1915-1922: J.E.H. MacDonald

A Smoother Pebble, A Prettier Shell: Art & Facts from a Computerised Expedition into the Surreal Land of Science

Soapstone Carving for Children

The Songs of Wade Hemsworth

Songs of Wade Hemsworth, The (CD Recording)

Source/Derivations: Allan Harding MacKay

The Story of Chakapas: A Cree Indian Legend

Teaching Soapstone Carving for Children: A Teacher's Guide

A Theatre Near You: 150 Years of Going to the Show in Ottawa-Gatineau

Thoreau MacDonald's Notebooks

Tom Thomson And Other Poems

Twelve Farm Drawings: 1927-1932: Carl Schaefer

Twelve Northern Drawings: 1926-1933: Carl Schaefer

Two Jacksons Abroad: 1936

The Unicorn of the Arctic Sea: The Narwhal And Its Habitat

The Voice of the Natives: The Canadian North and Alaska

Waging Peace: Poetry and Political Action

Walk-Ons & Bit-Parts


William Thomas: Architect 1799-1860

Winter Into Summer: Lapland Diary, 1945-1946

Wisakyjak and the New World

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