Burton Lysecki Books

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  • Burton Lysecki Books
  • 527 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, MB R3L 2B2

  • (204) 284-4546

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  • Quality Books Bought & Sold!

    We are a locally owned and operated bookstore. We have over 100,000 used and antiquarian books in stock. We specialize in history, art, literature, philosophy, and religion. We have the largest collection of local Manitoba history available for sale in the country. Open 6 days a week, at 527 Osborne Street, Winnipeg. Closed Mondays.
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    • Manitoba History
    • Canadian Military History
    • Science Fiction and Fantasy
    • New Age
    • Fine Bindings
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      Burton Lysecki Books

      527 Osborne Street
      Winnipeg, MB R3L 2B2
      tel: (204) 284-4546
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      Hours of Operation
      Mon:
      Closed
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      11:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Wed:
      11:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Thu:
      11:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Fri:
      11:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Sat:
      11:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Sun:
      12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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In the spirit of the #mbstampede this weekend, here’s a little Buffalo Bill in our Western Canada section.
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Jul 20, 2018
In the spirit of the #mbstampede this weekend, here’s a little Buffalo Bill in our Western Canada section. . . . . . #wildwest #stampede #exhibition #morris #rodeo #howdy #getyourbootson #getyourbooks #exploremb #country #cowboy #hoot #holler #prairies #western #frontier #midwest #westerncanada #westernamerica #buffalobill #showman
A day spent sifting through ideas is a day well spent 💡💡💡
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Jul 19, 2018
A day spent sifting through ideas is a day well spent 💡💡💡 . . . . . #philosophy #ideas #essays #paperback #summerreads #secondhandbooks #happyreader #readmore #goodmorning #useyourbrain #instabooks #bookstore #bookworm #perusing #agoodbook #smartenup #getsmart #readreadread
The Winnipeg Fringe Festival kicks off today! Happy Fringing Winnipeg! 🎭 .
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Jul 18, 2018
The Winnipeg Fringe Festival kicks off today! Happy Fringing Winnipeg! 🎭 . . . . . . #winnipegfringe #wpgfringe #festival #carnival #localtheatre #artsandculture #showstoppers #onlyinthepeg #exchangedistrictwinnipeg #fringefestival #musicals #improv #onemanshow #drama #fringefest #thespians #wpgtheatre #theatre #theatrics #clowning
Been meaning to read Emma for ever? Or maybe Mark Twain is more your taste? We have paperback reads in the classics! 
#vintagepaperbacks #classicliterature #signetclassics #vintagecover #oldbooks #classics #emma #booklovers #bookstagram #booksonbooks #ageofinnocence #senseandsensibility #janeausten #marktwain #edithwharton #laurencesterne #tristramshandy #harrietbeecherstowe #uncletomscabin #cottage #beachreads #summerreads
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Jul 17, 2018
Been meaning to read Emma for ever? Or maybe Mark Twain is more your taste? We have paperback reads in the classics! #vintagepaperbacks #classicliterature #signetclassics #vintagecover #oldbooks #classics #emma #booklovers #bookstagram #booksonbooks #ageofinnocence #senseandsensibility #janeausten #marktwain #edithwharton #laurencesterne #tristramshandy #harrietbeecherstowe #uncletomscabin #cottage #beachreads #summerreads
For your moody Monday, Dwight L. Moody’s  religious anecdotes from 1906 with illustrations from Gustave Doré ✨

#antiquarianbooks #moodymonday #silverlining #eyecandy #anecdotes #religion #gustavedore #faith #illustratedbook #illustratedfaith #oldbooks #gilt #vintagebooks #evangelism #gospel #dwightlmoody #usedbooks #shoplocal
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Jul 16, 2018
For your moody Monday, Dwight L. Moody’s religious anecdotes from 1906 with illustrations from Gustave Doré ✨ #antiquarianbooks #moodymonday #silverlining #eyecandy #anecdotes #religion #gustavedore #faith #illustratedbook #illustratedfaith #oldbooks #gilt #vintagebooks #evangelism #gospel #dwightlmoody #usedbooks #shoplocal
Brushing up on the nutritional content of ice cream in honour of #nationalicecreamday. If it’s in a book it can’t be wrong, right? .
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Jul 15, 2018
Brushing up on the nutritional content of ice cream in honour of #nationalicecreamday. If it’s in a book it can’t be wrong, right? . . . . #greatamericandessert #tempting #nutrients #energy #yummo #icecream #sundae #icecreamsundays #coldtreats #hotday #icecreamday #licks #twoscoops #booklearning #oldbooks #delicious #dairy #dessert #usedbooks #localbookstore #winnipeg
Well it’s been a ball! The FIFA World Cup may be over, but you can still get your soccer fix when you take a trip to our sports shelf. 
Photographs from The Complete Encyclopedia of Soccer by Keir Radnedge:

1. Duncan Edwards and Bobby Robson training for England in 1957
2. The Eton Wall game, one of the earliest football variations
3. 1978 World Cup celebration, Argentina vs. Holland
4. The last time France won the World Cup, in 1998, in the final game
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burtonlyseckibooks
Jul 15, 2018
Well it’s been a ball! The FIFA World Cup may be over, but you can still get your soccer fix when you take a trip to our sports shelf. Photographs from The Complete Encyclopedia of Soccer by Keir Radnedge: 1. Duncan Edwards and Bobby Robson training for England in 1957 2. The Eton Wall game, one of the earliest football variations 3. 1978 World Cup celebration, Argentina vs. Holland 4. The last time France won the World Cup, in 1998, in the final game
Spot something interesting on the #beach? Feelin’ #crafty? Find all sorts of projects in this lovely book.
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Jul 13, 2018
Spot something interesting on the #beach? Feelin’ #crafty? Find all sorts of projects in this lovely book. . . . . #driftwood #sculpture #beachart #homedecor #cottage #cottagestyle #beachfinds #crafts #washedup #twigs #branches #earth #woodart #foundart #naturelovers #nature #allnatural #seaside #beachside #books #cottagecrafts #lakelife #backtonature #getaway #exploremb #shoplocal #shopused
Getting geared up for some summer sports? Want to read a book about it? We’ve got the moves— they don’t make ‘em like this anymore!
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Jul 10, 2018
Getting geared up for some summer sports? Want to read a book about it? We’ve got the moves— they don’t make ‘em like this anymore! . . . . . . . #sports #summerholiday #oldfashionedfun #funforallages #familyfun #bowling #swimming #poolside #aerobics #billiards #shootingpool #booksonbooks #booksonbooksonbooks #bookcandy #bookstore #usedbooks #oldbooks #secondhandbooks #vintagebook #booklove #readabook #recreation #buylocal #buyused #shoplocal #shopwpg
We're having a heat wave. Feeling a little medium rare right now. 
#usedbooks #goodreads #cookbooks #foodies #foodstagram #bookstagram #winnipeg #manitoba #winnipegrestaurant #winnipegweather #heatwave #bookish #bookshop
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Jul 07, 2018
We're having a heat wave. Feeling a little medium rare right now. #usedbooks #goodreads #cookbooks #foodies #foodstagram #bookstagram #winnipeg #manitoba #winnipegrestaurant #winnipegweather #heatwave #bookish #bookshop
The Winnipeg Folk Fest is on! Are you there yet? *
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#folkfesthappy #folk45 #wff2018 #winnipeg #manitoba #winnipegmusic #winnipegfolkfestival #folkies #folkvibes
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Jul 06, 2018
The Winnipeg Folk Fest is on! Are you there yet? * * #usedbooks #vintagebooks #antiquarianbook#musicbook #bookstores #bookstagram #folkfesthappy #folk45 #wff2018 #winnipeg #manitoba #winnipegmusic #winnipegfolkfestival #folkies #folkvibes
Enjoy the airshow this weekend #winnipeg #manitoba *
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Jul 05, 2018
Enjoy the airshow this weekend #winnipeg #manitoba * * * * * #usedbooks #vintagebook #vintageairplane #airshow2018 #beautifulbooks #bookcandy #antiquarianbooks #airplane #aviators #canadianforces #cfsnowbirds #aviationlovers #manitobaairshow #mbairshow #aviation
“Read books of power, books which stir the very depths of your being to some purpose. Read books which make you resolve to do and be a little better; to try a little harder to be somebody and to do something in the world” - Orison Marden
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#bookstagram #bookshelf #readmore #booksaremagic #thinking #learning #readmorebooks #readingrainbow #usedbooks #shoplocal #shopsecondhand
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Jul 04, 2018
“Read books of power, books which stir the very depths of your being to some purpose. Read books which make you resolve to do and be a little better; to try a little harder to be somebody and to do something in the world” - Orison Marden . . . . . . . . #bookstagram #bookshelf #readmore #booksaremagic #thinking #learning #readmorebooks #readingrainbow #usedbooks #shoplocal #shopsecondhand
Shaping into a great week to folk @winnipegfolkfestival ! Stop in for your folk history and festival reads! .
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#folkfesthappy #winnipegfolkfestival #folk45 #folkies #folkhistory #folkvibes #wff2018 #winnipegmusic #musichistory #allyouneedislove #singmeasong #singforyourlife #folkfestival #festivalready #summerreading #usedbookstore #localbookstore #secondhandbooks #songbook #singsongs #readbooks
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Jul 03, 2018
Shaping into a great week to folk @winnipegfolkfestival ! Stop in for your folk history and festival reads! . . . . . . . . . #folkfesthappy #winnipegfolkfestival #folk45 #folkies #folkhistory #folkvibes #wff2018 #winnipegmusic #musichistory #allyouneedislove #singmeasong #singforyourlife #folkfestival #festivalready #summerreading #usedbookstore #localbookstore #secondhandbooks #songbook #singsongs #readbooks
Happy Canada Day! Enjoy your weekend and stay safe *
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Jun 29, 2018
Happy Canada Day! Enjoy your weekend and stay safe * * * ** #canada🇨🇦 #canadaday🇨🇦 #usedbooks #rarebooks #antiquarianbooks #canadiana #winnipeg #shoplocal #history #canadianhistory #bookstores #bookstagram #bookish #bookshop #bookworm #bookshelf
#thisjustin #indigenouspeople #metis #usedbooks #winnipeg #shoplocal there! We've said it all
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Jun 28, 2018
#thisjustin #indigenouspeople #metis #usedbooks #winnipeg #shoplocal there! We've said it all
Have your pick of this crop on Saturday June 30th! To celebrate Canada Day we're giving away free paperback  #dictionaries while supplies last. .
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#languages #french #english #bilingual #canada #canadians #languagelearners #canadaday #englishlearning #frenchlearning #wordlovers #bookshop #bookstore #bookshelfie #bookstagram #weekendshopping #happyweekend #happysaturday #giveaway #shoplocal #shopsecondhand #shopused #wpg #winnipeg #readmorebooks
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Jun 27, 2018
Have your pick of this crop on Saturday June 30th! To celebrate Canada Day we're giving away free paperback #dictionaries while supplies last. . . . . . . . . . #languages #french #english #bilingual #canada #canadians #languagelearners #canadaday #englishlearning #frenchlearning #wordlovers #bookshop #bookstore #bookshelfie #bookstagram #weekendshopping #happyweekend #happysaturday #giveaway #shoplocal #shopsecondhand #shopused #wpg #winnipeg #readmorebooks
Our bookstore thrives on new arrivals and so does our country! We will be celebrating Canada Day and Canada's new arrivals (a little early) this Saturday, June 30 by giving away free French/English dictionaries while supplies last! .
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burtonlyseckibooks
Jun 26, 2018
Our bookstore thrives on new arrivals and so does our country! We will be celebrating Canada Day and Canada's new arrivals (a little early) this Saturday, June 30 by giving away free French/English dictionaries while supplies last! . . . . . #canadaday🇨🇦 #paperbackbooks #newarrivals #bilingual #french #english #multicultural #newcanadians #canadians #dictionary #canadaday #bookstore #secondhandbooks #secondhandbookstore #bookgiveaway #appreciation #welcometocanada
Making room for fresh ideas..#thisjustin #freshbooks #philosophy #bookstores #bookheaven #litcrit
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burtonlyseckibooks
Jun 23, 2018
Making room for fresh ideas..#thisjustin #freshbooks #philosophy #bookstores #bookheaven #litcrit
Just in...Inferno...Dante #poetry #hell !
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burtonlyseckibooks
Jun 21, 2018
Just in...Inferno...Dante #poetry #hell !