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Book Description Calla Communications. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. This softcover has only light edge wear. Text appears unmarked and binding is tight. We ship FAST!. Seller Inventory # SKU1117486
Book Description Calla Communications, Calgary, 2011. Trade paperback. Condition: Very good. Signed by author. xiv,316 Pp. Photo illustrations. Seller Inventory # 45376
Book Description Calla Communications, Calgary, 2011. Softcover. Condition: Very Good +. B/W Photographs (illustrator). First Edition. SUBTITLED : `Winston Parker's Story '. The author's mother came to Alberta from Bedfordshire in 1912. His Dad a year later. Read more about : Pirmez Creek, Sarcee Indian Reserve, Amelia Emily Churchill, Pacific Cartage Company, Calgary Stampede,Coal Trail, settlers' effects, Denoon, Red Cross parcels, and By George. These 316 pages read like a who's who of the horse (includes polo) and ranching set southwest of Calgary Alberta. Think: Cayley, Okotoks and Millarville. B/W personal photographs assist text. The title page has three signatures and a dedication. Two by the biography's subject and one by author. Cond : Paper wrapper is straw-coloured with red lettering. Front cover illustration shows cattle on the range with a cameo of W.C. Parker in his RCAF uniform inset. Volume is tight, bright, square, and clean. No tears. Excellent collectible copy - save that the dedication has been partly blacked-out. Quote (p. 37) : " Single school desks were lined up in four rows. When I first went to Red Deer Lake School, they were all screwed into the oiled hardwood floor. In later years, the desks were put on sets of boards so they could be moved, which made it a little bit handier. There were also ._._._. ." Size: 8vo. Signed by Author. Trade Size. Seller Inventory # 009188
Book Description Calla Communications 978-0-9838170-0-0, Calgary. [978-0-9838170-0-0] 2011. (Trade paperback) Fine. 316pp. Author's signature stamp on the title page. Map, photographs, index. Locale: Alberta; Millarville--Alberta; Prairie Provinces; Western Canada. (Military--Canada, Canadian Air Force, Prisoners of War--Germany, Ranch Life--Alberta, World War 2). Seller Inventory # 145579