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7001 Dowell, Saxie I Don't Care - Sheet Music for Piano and Voice with Ukulele Chords
USA Jack Mills Incorporated 1928 First Edition Fair 
6 pages. Front cover features photo of Hal Kemp and his Brunswick Recording Orchestra. Somewhat above-average wear. Bit of writing on front cover. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7002 Down, Sister Mary Margaret A Century of Service 1858-1958
Victoria, BC The Sisters of Saint Ann 1966 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
195 pages including index and black and white plates. A history of the Sisters of Saint Ann and their contribution to education in British Columbia, the Yukon and Alaska. From the first "Log Cabin School" on the edge of Beacon Hill Park in Victoria, British Columbia, the work of the Sisters of Saint Ann spread to thirty-four establishments on the west side of the Rocky Mountains. Front free endpaper removed. Book clean and unmarked with very light wear. Few small nicks to dust jacket which remains attractive. Very nice copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7003 Downie, Don; Perkins, Kendall; Colby, C.B.; Miller, J.W.; Schweizer, Paul A.; Bellinger, Carl; Bowers, Capt. Peter M.; Ross, Sidney; Cahill, James; Tyler, Bill; Thomas, H.A.; Cole, Henry; Casano, Al; Schroder, Walter Air Trails Pictorial Magazine, October 1947
USA Street and Smith 1947 First Edition Single Issue Magazine Good 
134 pages. Features: Beechcraft Bonanza color cover photo over New York; Cessna Factory Flyaway of NC 1697V from Wichita to Los Angeles; The McDonnell Phantom; 'Pilot Error' Clinic; Lightplane Salesmanship; Development of the Modern Sailplane; Helicopter School; Testing the Thunderjet; Army Aircraft Markings; Volmer VJ-21; One Airplane Airline - RCR Transport of White Plains, NY; Dissertation on Gliders; Radio Control Stinson 150 - part one; Luscombe Silvaire; Drone Diesel; Arrowhead; Renard R-2; Stunting is Easy; Many pages of ads; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Some age-toning to pages. A sound copy of this nice vintage issue. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7004 Downs, A.: Editor Northwest Travelguide (Travel Guide) - British Columbia, Yukon, Alaska Highway: Complete Route Information - 19th Edition, 1963
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1963 First Edition Thus Paperback Good 
192 pages. A very informative vintage driving travel guide to the entire province of British Columbia and parts beyond, complete with black and white photos and dozens of sensational ads for tourist-related service businesses. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. Take a wonderful step back in time! 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7005 Downs, Art (Editor) Slumach's Gold - In Search of a Legend: Frontier Series No. 41
Canada H.H. 1981 Soft Cover Good 
62 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos and maps. "Sometime in the late 1880s, a Salish Indian named Slumach stumbled on a fabulously rich outcropping of almost pure gold, somewhere near Pitt Lake, B.C." - from page 5. Average wear. Unmarked. BInding intact. A sound copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7006 Downs, Art: Editor British Columbia Digest Magazine, February 1967
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1967 First Edition Stapled Good 
62 pages. Features: B.C.'s Natural History; Waterfowl Sanctuary on the Fraser Delta - The George C. Reifal Waterfowl Refuge; Outdoorsman's Observations; Around B.C.-Yukon with Rod and Gun; Pollution in Canada Conference; Naturalist's Notebook - Steve Cannings; B.C.'s Log Fences; Coastal Crusing - Will Dawson; Adventure in Rocks - Ron Purvis; Pioneers of British Columbia - Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie; Canadian Forestry Association News; Upper Fraser Sternwheel Days - Part 4; and more. Advertisements: B.C. Tel; Nice full-page photo ad for CJOR 600 featuring Phil Gaglardi; Bowell McLean Motor Ltd.; Lucky Lager Beer (on back cover; and many more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7007 Downs, Art: Editor British Columbia Digest Magazine, June 1967
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1967 First Edition Stapled Good 
64 pages. Features: Cover photo of Bridal Lake; B.C.'s Natural History; To Pack River for Grayling - Harry Lomax; Outdoorsman's Observations - W.P. Keller; B.C. Wildlife Park; Don't Fear the Tick - J.D. Gregson; Around B.C. - Yukon with Rod and Gun; C.F.A. News and Views; Landmarks of HIstory - Cariboo Gold Quartz Mine; Coastal Cruising; Frank Rothenfluh - Pioneer of the Foothills; Adventure in Rocks - Ron Purvis; Upper Fraser Sternwheel Days - Part Six; and more. Interesting ads include: Lucky Lager Beer (inside front cover); McCulloch boat motors; Dueck Truck Sales; C-I-L Ammunition; Pil'Can Brewing Ltd. of Prince George; Psychadelic full-page ad for CJOR 600 radio; Vanguard Trailers of Richmond, B.C.; Fogg Motors Ltd.; Brno Guns; Lindquist Bros. Bait Co.; International Pickup Trucks (inside back cover); Colour ad for Carling Black Label beer on back cover. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7008 Downs, Art: Editor British Columbia Digest Magazine, December 1966
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1966 First Edition Stapled Good 
70 pages. Features: Problems of a Park Keeper - Allan Best is curator of Stanley Park's popular zoo; Our California Bighorn Sheep - Can They Survive?, by Robert F. Harrington; Cape Beale, by William J. Betts; Pioneers of British Columbia - The Voageurs; Adventure in Rocks - Ron Purvis; Upper Fraser Sternwheel Days - Part Three; Landmarks of History - Those Cariboo Stampedes; Purchase of 500 acres of California bighorn winter range at Vaseux Lake by the Okanagan Similkameen Parks Society; Mine Tailings into Buttle Lake; and more. Nice ads include: B.C. Tel (inside front cover); Carling Pilsener Beer; McCulloch chainsaws; Snow Cruiser Snowmobiles; Pil'Can Beer; Lucky Beer (on back cover). Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7009 Downs, Art: Editor British Columbia Digest Magazine, June 1966
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1966 First Edition Stapled Good 
70 pages. Features: Bowron Lake Park cover photo; Parks are for People, not Profit, by George P. James; Wilderness Waterway - Bowron Lake Park; Are Coyotes losing the battle for survival?; Vancouver's 1966 Boat Show; Man, Water, And Fish - the destruction of fish habitat; Pioneers of British Columbia - Tsimshian Indians; A Hiking trail to parallel the Fraser?; Landmarks of History - Cumberland, B.C.; Adventure in Rocks - Ron Purvis; Babiche Land - Conclusion, as told by Mathilda Kealing; and more. Advertisements include: U.B.C. Beer (inside front cover); International Scout 4WD; Dueck Truck Sales; McCulloch Boat Motors; Johnson motors; B.C. Tel - radiotelephone; Jeep Gladiator; Tartan Pilsner; Mercury outboards; Lucky Lager. Minor markings to page 48. Average wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7010 Downs, Art: Editor; Haig-Brown, Roderick; et al British Columbia Digest Magazine, August 1966 - Roderick Haig-Brown Article on Conservation
Quesnel, British Columbia Northwest Digest Ltd. 1966 First Edition Stapled Good 
62 pages. Features: Chilanko Marsh; Tagging the Yukon Grizzly, by A.M. Pearson; Wildlife Federation has 10th birthday; Fish and Wildlife in B.C.'s Future, by Roderick Haig-Brown; Old Locomotive #52 arrived in Skagway 8n 1898; Pioneers of British Columbia - John Nilsen of South Bentinck Arm; Sternwheel Days on the Upper Fraser - Part One; and more. Interesting ads include: Carling Pilsener Beer; B.C. Tel Long Distance; Molson's Old Style Beer; C-I-L Ammunition; Pil'Can Beer; Beaver Hoists; Mercury outboards; Lucky Lager Beer; Jiger 6-wheeled vehicle. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7011 Downs, Arthur; McNeill, Billy; Cumming, R.D.; MacBride, W.D.; Steffens, C.G.; Downs, Arthur Cariboo and Northwest Digest Magazine, January 1951- Saga of the Upper Fraser Sternwheelers
Quesnel, British Columbia Cariboo Digest Ltd. 1951 First Edition Single Issue Magazine Good 
40 pages. Features: Cover photo of the upper Fraser sternwheeler "Quesnel" arriving at South Fort George in 1910; 1950 in Review and Forecast for 1951; Somebody Loves Them (Tourists) - But Why?; Photos of placer miners working on ice with diver near Lillooet in 1926; Historic Pavilion Mountain; Yukon Dog Tales - article with photos, including three photos of recoving a 3-ton truck which had sunk into 400' of water in Atlin Lake; $20,000 Reward - a true story about one of the northwest's most notorious bandits - Bill Miner and his accomplices; Saga of the Upper Fraser Sternwheelers - feature article with many great photos; Back cover photo Finning ad for Caterpillar diesel engines which power sawmills; Dozens of nostalgic local ads, many with photos. Name and faint date stamp upon front cover. Moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7012 Downs, Frederick The Killing Zone - My Life in the Vietnam War
New York W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. 1979 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
240 pages including glossary. Author reveals the story of his life as an infantry lieutenant on the ground in Vietnam. If some soldiers, barely out of high school, might die there, others might find hidden steel in themselves and grow. Author was one who grew, also one who fought, one who killed, and one for whom the helicopter finally came to take away a shattered body. A book of truth and power which stands proudly with the best books written about men in combat. Prior owner's bookplate upon front endpaper, else unmarked. Light wear to clean book. Several tiny tears to dust jacket which shows light wear. Very nice copy. 
Price: 59.95 USD
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7013 Downs, Robert Bingham Friedrich Froebel (World Leaders)
USA Twayne Pub 1978 0805776680 First Printing Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
0805776680 126 pages. Index. Herr Froebel "may rightfully be called the father of the kindergarten." - from Preface. Bibliography. Average wear. Usual library markings. 
Price: 68.55 USD
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7014 Doyle, Harry; Blair, Emily N.; Ehlert, Harold H.; Robinson, Francis A.; Windsor, Roberta E.; Parker, Ralph; Blackburn, Glen A.; Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, October 1929 - Dr. David Starr Jordan
USA Meredith 1929 First Edition Paperback Fair 
134 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Capital Boilers inside front cover; Nice one-page ad for Anaconda Copper and Brass features architect Dwight James Baum; The Mystery in an Autumn Leaf; The Diary of a Plain Dirt Gardener; Color one-page ad for Armstrong's Linoleum Floors; Nice color one-page ad for Chipso dish soap; The Creation of a Home Proportion; A well-gardened home of old Virginia; Treated in a typical English manner; American bulbs that beat the Dutch; Praiseworthy bulbs in the home; The schoolhouse that became a home; photo-illustrated article about Dr. David Starr Jordan; With the Junior Garden Clubs of America; Parents Should Know - what the college professor thinks of their children; Symbols of Home and Happiness - fourteen chimneys that picture to the houses from which they grow; There's magic in wallpaper - use it to conceal structural faults; Furniture periods that combine - Spanish and Italian; The parade of gay-colored lilies; Getting started right with baby - his mental health and well-being are dependent upon the establishment of definite physical habits; Putting variety into meals; Using the pressure cooker to advantage; The country's best cakes - winners in the cake recipe contest; Nice color one-page ad for Swift's Brookfield Butter; Nice color one-page ad for Weathermaster Stained Shingles; A chat about curtains; Maytage aluminum washing machine ad; New dresses for your bed; 2/3-page Kaffee Hag Coffee ad; Autumn suggests hostess aids; Nice two-color one-page ad for Chevrolet features the Chevrolet Six; uncommon 2/3-page ad for the portable Whirldry clothes washer from the Whirldry Corporation; 2/3-page ad for Monarch electric ranges; Nice 2/3-page Frigidaire refrigerator ad; Nice one-page color ad for General Electric Wiring Systems shows child's room with toys; Super one-page color art deco-style ad for Standard plumbing fixtures features black bathtub and toilet!; Seth Thomas Clocks ad; full-page Listerine ad; Nice one-page ad for Insulite insulating board; Choice shrubs for Southern California; Nice one-page two-color ad for Weyerhauser's 4 Square Lumber; Nice art-deco-style color one-page ad for Bigelow-Hartford Rugs and Carpets; Nice one-page color ad for Upson Board and Fibre Tile; Ad for Fairbanks-Morse home water systems; Wherever you live - Try Grapes!; Simmons mattress ad features photo of Mrs. John Sargent Pillsbury; unusual illustrated ad for the W.A. Case and Son one piece water closet; color one-page ad for Sherwin-Williams SWP House Paint; Nice one-page color ad for Knox gelatine; Chrysanthemums in a garden; Nice one-page ad for The Iron Fireman automatic coal burner; City water and sewer services are now available to the homeowner; Nice one-page illustrated ad for Eveready flashlights and batteries; One-page color ad for Cannon towels; Nice one-page two-color ad for General Electric refrigerators; Methods of storing surplus vegetables; Teach your community musical expression; Model airplanes your boy can build; A pergola of small price; Color ad for Congoleum inside back cover; Color ad for Old Dutch Cleanser on back cover. Above-average external wear. A worthy vintage copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7015 Doyle, Harry; Copeland, Joseph L.; Smith, Helen Treyz; O'Brien, Harry R.; Neeley, J.H.Whitman, Rober B. Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, August 1929 - Madame Galli-Curci and Her Catskill Home
USA Meredith 1929 First Edition Paperback Fair 
78 pages. Features: One-page ad for the De Soto Six features the Cupe De Lujo; Nice one-page ATT ad shows the telephone as a modern kitchen convenience; The diary of a plain dirt gardener; One-page color ad for Cannon towels features photos of Bill Brown, Mary A. Lindsley and Joseph B. Platt; Nice color one-page ad for Chipso dish soap; "Cherry Lodge" - two women built a home for themselves; When a guest arrives at your home; Summer propagation of shrubs; ... But none so regal as the oriental poppy; The bathroom modernized; With the Junior Garden Club of America; Biennials - true and make believe; When Galli-Curci Sings of Home - article with photos; What homes can do to children; Recipes for pickling sweet peppers; Equipment for making frozen desserts; Serve the season's fruits in salads; New things out of paper for the house; Warmer meals from cooler kitchens; ad for Maytag aluminum washers; Home convenience devices; Nature books you ought to know; Gorgeous one-page color ad for Crane bathroom fixtures; Nice one-page two-color ad for 4 Square Lumber; Green manures and cover crops; Nice one-page ad for Eveready flashlights & batteries; One-page ad for The Iron Fireman automatic coal burner; Archery Equipment - how to make it; Very nice one-page ad for Atwater Kent Radio; Nice color ad for Standard Plumbing Fixtures inside back cover features wide pink kitchen sink. Covers present but almost detached. Above-average external wear. A worthy vintage copy. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7016 Dozier, Sarah Ellen My Daddy Told Me
Nashville, TN, U.S.A. Broadman Press 1949 First Edition Paperback Good 
Copyright 1949. Illustrated. 78 pages. Describes author's adventures in Japan upon her return there, as a junior high school student, after the second world war in 1948. Her's was a missionary family. Describes some of the Japanese who were helping Jesus in Japan. A lovely little book in decorated beige card cover. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7017 Dr. Edward Howell Enzyme Nutrition
Wayne, NJ Avery Publishing Group 1985 0895292211 Reprint Soft Cover Fair No Jacket 
0895292211 175 pages including index. Unlocking the secrets of eating right for health, vitality and longevity. Presents the most vital nutritional discovery since that of vitamins and minerals - food enzymes. Somewhat above-average wear. First page a little wavy. Unmarked. Sound reference copy. 
Price: 34.95 USD
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7018 Dr. Jochen Aumiller You Don't Have to Be Next: The Guide that Has Helped Millions Avoid, Detect, and Combat Cancer
Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A. Citadel Press 1980 0806506830 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
0806506830 118 pages. The guide that has already helped millions avoid, detect and combat cancer. Stresses preventative examination as the surest way of containing cancer. Translated from German. 
Price: 44.95 USD
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7019 Drachmann, A.G. The Mechanical Technology of Greek and Roman Antiquity: A Study of the Literary Sources
Copenhagen/Madison/London Munksgaard/The University of Wisconsin Press/ Hafner 1963 Hardcover Good 
218 pages. References. Index. Line drawings. "Studies the literary sources of the mechanical technology of Greek and Roman antiquity. The chief work is Heron's Mechanics, which is found in Arabic only, but has been edited with translation into French in 1893 and German in 1900." - from Preface. 2 dabs of liquid paper upon front endpaper else unmarked. Soiling to back board. Moderate wear. Nice working copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7020 Drackett, Phil The classic Mercedes-Benz
Greenwich, Connecticut Bison Books Corp 1984 0861241118 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Good 
0861241118 96 pages including index. Lavishly illustrated with colour photography. Traces the hundred year history from the first three-wheeler Karl Benz ever built right up to the modern computer-controlled saloon cars, with every motoring milestone along the way faithfully recorded. Small notch to bottom of front board. Book unmarked. Several closed tears to dust jacket which remains very attractive. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7021 Drake, Ervin The Rickety Rickshaw Man: Sheet Music for Voice and Piano with Guitar Chords
New York Southern Music Pub. Co. Ltd. 1943 First Edition Paperback Good 
6 pages. Great cover art. As performed by Eddy Howard. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A quality vintage copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7022 Drake, Milton; Oakland, Ben; Conrad, Con The Champagne Waltz: Sheet Music for Piano and Voice with Ukulele Chords
New York Famous Music Corp. 1934 Fair 
6 pages. Cover photo of Ferde Mowry. "Inspired by Arthur Murray's new dance creation "The Champagne Waltz". Adopted by the N.Y. State Academy of Dance Instructors." - from page 3. Cover fold open but all pages present. Above-average wear. Some markings. A worthy working copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7023 Drake, Nicholas The Fifties in Vogue
USA Henry Holt & Co 1987 080500324X First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
080500324X 160 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. "Presents a fresh view of one of the most exhilarating decades of the 20th century... As the hardships and privations of the post-war period drew to a close, life became exciting again - there was a whole new world brimming with talent in the arts, films, the theater, in literature and the media." - from dust jacket. Average wear. Usual library markings. A sound working copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7024 Dransfield, J. Flora of Tropical East Africa - Palmae (1986)
USA A.A. Balkema 1986 9061913292 Hardcover Good 
9061913292 56 pages. Sturdy bright blue library buckram binding with usual markings. Contents clean and unmarked. A sound copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7025 Draper, Alfred Operation Fish
Markham, ON General Publishing Co. Limited/Paperjacks 1980 0770101348 Soft Cover Fair No Jacket 
0770101348 377 pages plus black and white photo section. The fight to save the gold of Britain, France and Norway from the Nazis. The danger of U-Boats in the North Atlantic. the landing of Europe's wealth in Halifax. The guarding of these treasures in Montreal and Ottawa. The important part Europe's wealth played in winning the 1939-1945 war. Yellowing to pages. Lots of wear to covers. spine leans somewhat to left. Name blacked out upon half-title page. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7026 Draper, Dianne Our Environment a Canadian Perspective
Canada Nelson 1998 0176055525 Hardcover Very Good 
0176055525 499 pages. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Slight lean to spine. Nice copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7027 Drawson, Blair Flying Dimitri
Toronto, Canada Irwin Pub 0888990006 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
0888990006 31 pages. Copyright date 1978. A wonderful good-night book for young ones. While brushing his teeth before bed, Dimitri flys out the bathroom window in his bathrobe and visits some amazing places. Excellent colour illustrations throughout. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7028 Drevdahl, Elmer R. Jr. Profitable Use of Excavation Equipment
Arizona Desert Laboratories 1961 Cirlox Fair 
Approximately half an inch thick. "Covers the fundamentals of estimating costs and outputs of excavating equipment for the mining industry." - from Preface. Topics include: Ownership and operating costs; Engineering fundamentals; Loading equipment; Transportation equipment; plus appendices. Name blacked out atop front cover. Above-average wear. Binding sound. A solid working copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7029 Drew, Dick The Canadian achievers: How they did it, how you can do it, why you should do it
Vancouver, BC, Canada Drew Marketing & Productions 1992 0969522908 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
0969522908 212 pages including index. "These are the same kind of authentic stories I tell on the radio every day. Since launching 'The Canadian Achievers' in 1985 I have never run short of exciting true stories about the achievements of living Canadians - and never will. because Canada is a country of achievers." - the author. Read this book and discover how you too can become a Canadian Achiever. Unmarked. Light wear. Crease to front cover. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7030 Drew, Lieut.-Col. George A.; Slade, Christine Jope; Roberts, Leslie; Hedworth; Barbara; Lorenson, Fred I.; Wallace, W. Stewart; Wright, Sewell Peaslee; Armitage, John; Holway, Ruth; Paterson, Jack; Wynne, Anthony; Hucks, M. Frances; Allan, Laura; Blue,A W Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, August 1, 1931: Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War-Makers
Toronto Maclean Publishing 1931 First Edition Paperback Good 
64 pages. Features: Nice color/photo ad for Quaker Puffed Rice and Puffed Wheat inside front cover; Great full-page ad with photos for International Trucks; Full-page photo ad for Cream of Wheat features baby; Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War Makers - "This Frankenstein monster must be smashed or it will smash civilization", by Lieut.-Col. George A. Drew - article with photos of Dr. William B. Shearer and Sir Basil Zaharoff; Backstage at Ottawa; Air-Minded - short story; The Empress of Britain - article with great photos of/in this Canadian-owned vessel which holds the record as the fastest liner plying between Europe and North America; The Fourth Bridesmaid - short story; What's Wrong with our Lacrosse? - writer mourns Canada's first defeat at the hands of the United States; The Strange Case of Dr. King - short story; The New Partner - short story; Sciene Aids the Airman - J.H. Parkin and aeronautical research at the National Research Laboratories in Ottawa - article with photos; Don't Let Her Worry - short story; Back of the Hump - a vivid pen picture of Canada's newest national park - the Riding Mountain Reserve in Manitoba - with photos; The Silver Scale - short story; Stalin's Rule is Autocratic - the world's most powerful ruler according to many; Photo and bried story of the world's richest man, The Nizam of Hyderabad; Communism and the Ukrainians - a fascinating long letter by Arthur O. Rose of Hafford, Saskatchewan; Brickbats and Bouquets; Wonderful Canadian Nationa (CN) full-page black and white photo ad promotes their Montreal to Toronto service - 334 miles in 360 minutes; The Secret of Successful Salad Dressings - article with recipes; Crossword; Consider the Lily; Bankers adopt more hopeful attitude toward foregin bonds; Colour ad for Kodak Verichrome film on back cover. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound, informative and pleasing vintage issue. 
Price: 349.95 USD
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7031 Drew, Ralph Ralph Drew's Professional Ophthalmic Dispensing
Chicago, Il The Professional Press, Inc. 1970 First Printing Hardcover Good No Jacket 
549 pages including bibliography and index. "This book is designed to remain perpetually modern, largely because the dispensing techniques described involve relationships between the dispenser and people of all ages." - from the Foreward. Average wear and soiling. Moderate lean to spine. 29 chapters treat this topic in detail. 
Price: 114.66 USD
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7032 Drexler, Madeline Secret Agents: The Menace of Emerging Infections
Washington, DC, U.S.A. Joseph Henry Press 2002 0309076382 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
0309076382 316 pages including index and bibliography. Paints a disturbing picture of the dangers we know - and those that may lie just beyond the horizon. "...Skillfully captures the frontline experience in the battle between humans and deadly, ever-changing microbes. This book is hard to put down." - Michael Osterholm, Ph.D. Clean, bright and unmarked. Only defect is minor scuffing to top edge of back panel of dust jacket. Lovely copy. 
Price: 44.95 USD
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7033 Driggs, Howard R. (Signed) Driggs Family History - Book One (1) - Beginnings in America
Salt Lake City, UT, U.S.A. Self-Published 1959 First Edition Hardcover Good 
144 pages. Black and white photos. Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. Four-page well-handled copy of "The William Jasper Blackburn Story" laid in. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy of this important family history. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7034 Drivon, Laurence E.; Schmidt, Bob Civil War on Consumer Rights
York Beach, ME, U.S.A. Conari Pr 0943233062 Hardcover Fine Very Good 
0943233062 191 pages including bibliography. Author's inscription upon front endpaper. Rips away the carefully woven veil of confusion to expose a well-financed, long-term campaign by big business to beat back the emerging wave of consumer and victim rights. Clean unmarked copy with very light wear. Minor warp to book. Damage to lower half-inch of dust jacket spine. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7035 Drosnin, Michael The Bible Code
New York, NY, U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 1997 0684810794 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine 
0684810794 264 pages including index. The first full account of a scientific discovery that may change the world, told by a skeptical secular reporter who became part of the story. Clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Gift quality. Excellent copy. 
Price: 44.99 USD
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7036 Drown, Dr. Ruth B. Wisdom from Atlantis *SIGNED BY DR. RUTH B DROWN*
USA DeVorss & Co. 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good 
153 pages. Signed and inscribed by author (dated 1952) upon second blank leaf. Prior owner's signature upon same page. Average wear. Binding sound. Dr. Drown "... produced stunning photographs of soft and hard tissue anywhere within the body using only a dried drop of the patient's blood on a piece of blotter paper." - Trevor Constable. A very rare signed item by this incredibly gifted woman. 
Price: 899.95 USD
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7037 Drushka, Ken Against Wind and Weather: The History of Towboating in British Columbia
Canada Douglas & McIntyre 1981 088894327X First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
088894327X 258 pages. Index. Archival black and white illustrations. Endpapers decorated with detailed schematic diagram of a large B.C. Tug. Neatly signed upon title page by author. "Towboats, the workhourses of international shipping, have special significance along North Amnerica's northwest coast. The rich though often inaccessible resources there have given rise to one of the most innovative and important towboat industries in the world. This book is a history of that industry, and of its growth from the first steam tugs of the late 19th century to the sturdy and efficient diesel tugs of today." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A high-quality copy of this engaging work. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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7038 Drushka, Ken In the Bight: The BC Forest Industry Today
Madeira Park, BC, Canada Harbour 1999 1550171615 Hardcover Fine Fine 
1550171615 304 pages. "Drushka describes the forests of BC, explains how they are administered and traces the development of the forest industry from the first handloggers of the 1860s to the high-tech multinational operations of today." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. 
Price: 34.95 USD
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7039 Drushka, Ken H.R.: A Biography of H.R. MacMillan
Madeira Park, BC, Canada Harbour 1995 1550171291 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
1550171291 416 pages including index. "Macmillan was a prominent and influential man, always forthcoming on matters of principle. But he was also very reserved, private and complicated. Drushka's portrait of him, compiled over years of reading through the public record and working closely with MacMillan's family and business associates, is a respectful but clear-eyed look at the real H.R.: the ardent conservationist who was also a ruthless business tycoon; the shy, retiring gentleman who was also described as an "elemental force of nature:' the strait-laced businessman who had a lifelong friendship with his eccentric cousin Mazo de la Roche; the devoted family man who maintained a decades-long intimate friendship with his secretary." - from strikingly illustrated dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Lovely copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7040 Drushka, Ken Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast
Canada Harbour 1992 1550170724 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good 
1550170724 304 pages. Signed by author upon title page. Index. Extensive list of oral history sources. A superb reference abundantly illustrated with black and white archival photographs. Chapters include: The Coastal Forest; Beginnings; Early Steam Power; Yarding Them Out; The Railway Era; The Birth of Truck Logging; Final Mechanization; Postwar Conversions; Modern Logging. Appendix - B.C. Coastal Log Production. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper and half-title page else unmarked. Average wear to book. Light wear to handsome dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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7041 Drushka, Ken Against Wind and Weather: The History of Towboating in British Columbia
Vancouver Douglas & McIntyre 1981 088894327X Hardcover Fine Very Good+ 
088894327X 258 pages including index. "The blend of anecdote, humour and hard information brings to life the history of men and ships along the British Columbia coast. Every turn of the story is accompanied by superb photographs - over 150 from a wide range of private and public sources." - from dust jacket. Remnant of prior owner's address label atop decorated front free endpaper else clean and unmarked. Light wear overall. Binding solid. Very nice copy. 
Price: 139.95 USD
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7042 Drushka, Ken Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast
Canada Harbour 1992 1550170724 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
1550170724 304 pages. Index. Extensive list of oral history sources. A superb reference abundantly illustrated with black and white archival photographs. Chapters include: The Coastal Forest; Beginnings; Early Steam Power; Yarding Them Out; The Railway Era; The Birth of Truck Logging; Final Mechanization; Postwar Conversions; Modern Logging. Appendix - B.C. Coastal Log Production. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. Gift quality. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7043 Drushka, Ken; Orushka, Ken; Konttinen, Hannu Tracks in the Forest: The Evolution of Logging Machinery
Finland Timberjack Group 1997 9529086164 First Edition Hardcover Fair Fair 
9529086164 254 pages. Index. Glossary. Illustrated with two-hundred colour and black and white photographs. Printed on glossy stock. "This detailed historical account of the evolution of mechanized logging equipment describes how a special breed of inventive people, in various parts of the workd, designed and build the tools needed to haul timber from the forest... The most comprehensive history of the global logging industry ever written." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound reference copy. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7044 Drzewiecki, Mary Anna Born and raised under a straw roof: A true legacy of the human spirit
Canada M.A. Drzewiecki 2001 0968745806 Soft Cover Very Good 
0968745806 347 pages. Illustrated. Author's signature upon title page. A story of human endurance; strength of spirit; love and forgiveness; war and peace. A compelling true story following the lives of the author's parents, Sylwester Drzewiecki and Janina Horoszkiewicx, from Eastern Poland, through Germany during the Second World War, to Canada. Cry, laugh, and celebrate as you follow the many journey's, both perilous and joyous, that brought this couple to Canada, freedom and peace. Two inch crease to lower corner of front cover. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7045 Du Noyer, Paul We All Shine On: The Stories Behind Every John Lennon Song 1970-80
Canada Raincoast 1997 1551920891 First Edition Soft Cover Fair 
1551920891 128 pages. Index. Chronology. Discography. Abundantly illustrated with photos in colour and black and white. "The only book which explores the stories and thinking behind every song John Lennon wrote after leaving The Beatles - from the idealism and inner doubt of Imagine to the love songs on Double Fantasy... Essential reading for anyone who has been moved by the lyrics of one of the legendary icons of pop culture." - from back cover. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7046 Duane, Daniel; Warshaw, Matt Surfers
USA powerHouse Books 1997 1576870103 First Edition Hardcover Fair Fair 
1576870103 Unpaginated. 12"x10"x1". Illustrated primarily with wonderful large black and white photos plus several in colour. "A luxurious and unique addition to the well tread topography of longboard homages, and while keeping with the tradition of classic art photography publishing, an authentic insider's look into the surfer's zeitgeist." - from dust jacket. Former library copy with somewhat above-average wear and usual markings. A worthy copy of this wonderful compilation. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7047 Dubeta, Dr. John Charles Harvests of Dreams, 1891-1991
Canada Jon-N-Publishers 1992 0969634005 Hardcover Fine Fair 
0969634005 314 pages. Signatures and inscriptions of authors upon front free endpaper. "Coinciding with the 100th anniversary of Ukrainians in Canada, this documentary contains 500 photographs, and 180 original poems. Relates in considerable detail pioneer farming at the turn of the century. Resurrects life and learning in one-room country schools. Relates the trials and tribulations of the early settlers. The emphasis they placed upon education, religion, community co-operation, good neighbourliness, strong family unity, and the preservation of cultural values and ideals. Covers the rigors of the Great Depression, starvation in the midst of plenty, the clash of ideologies, the threat of World War II and fascism, and the crushed hopes and dreams of a young educator 20 years later during the McCarthy reaction, for having dared to study the causal factors of human misery and to dream about viable alternatives.... Illustrates that truth is often stranger than fiction, and that out of the ashes of incinerated dreams, new dreams are born and realized." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket not pretty. Nice copy overall. 
Price: 171.19 USD
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7048 Dubin, Al; Warren, Harry Shuffle Of to Buffalo - Sheet Music with Ukulele Arrangement
New York M. Witmark & Sons 1932 Fair 
6 pages. Above-average wear. Bit of writing atop front cover which is nicely illustrated with photos of castmembers of the film Forty Second Street. A worthy copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7049 Dubois, Jean The Wool Quilt - Patterns and Possibilities
USA La Plata 1978 Soft Cover Fair 
179 pages. Index. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Worthy working copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7050 Dubois, Paul M. The Hospice Way of Death
Human Sciences Pr 1980 0877054150 Hardcover Good Good 
0877054150 223 pages. Index. Bibliography. "Examines new approaches to the understanding and treatment of the terminally ill and the subsequent development of hospices in the United States and Europe." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. 
Price: 44.95 USD
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7051 Dubova, Natalia Stroking Exercises on Ice - The (Figure Skating) Dance Training Methods of Natalia Dubova - Volume I, The Basics: VHS Video Tape in Case
USA CAM 1995 Very Good 
Featuring: Elizaveta Stekolnikova and Dmitri Kazarlyga. Will assist viewers at all levels of ability in attaining the power, speed, and control typified by world-class skaters. Dubova is the world-renowned coach of Olympic medal winners Usova and Zhulin, Klimova and Ponomarenko, and Gritschuk and Platov. "I have seen Natalia in action, teaching her stroking exercises to skaters at all levels... her video will be a great asset to any skating program." - Louis Stong, Coach of World Champions Underhill and Martini and Kurt Browning. Length of tape not stated. Appears to be at least 30 minutes and quite possibly one hour. Tape and case clean and unmarked. Nice copy. 
Price: 122.26 USD
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7052 DuBrin, Andrew J. Human Relations for Career and Personal Success (7th Edition)
USA Prentice Hall 2005 0131190628 Seventh Edition Hardcover Fine 
0131190628 522 pages. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7053 Duchesnay, D. J.; Nicholson, Henry P.; St. Hubert, Henri; Butlin, Larry A.; Sharcott, Margaret; Fowler, John T.; St. Hubert, Henri; Wright, Richard T.; Edwards, G.L. Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, April 1968
Montreal Rod & Gun Publishing Corporation 1968 First Edition Single Issue Magazine Good 
Features; The Grey Wolf; The Ontario Bird Dog Association "Old Timers"; Canada's Most Ambitious Trophy Hunter - Claude E. Genet - article with great photos; Small Fur Bearers and How to Take Them; Fisherman's Quiz; The Boys' Gold River, B.C. Salmon; 1967 Canadian Big Game Contest Winners; Try a Diary; Photography for the Outdoorsman; Canadian Sportsmen's Corner; Operation Bighorn - with photos; "A Jet Black Buck"; and more. Moderate wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7054 Duchesnay, D.J.; Goldstein, Myer M.; Young, John K.; Douglas, John B.; Laing, James A.; Brown, W.D.F.; La Vallee, Ed; Nicholson, Henry Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, December 1968
Montreal Rod & Gun Publishing Corporation 1968 First Edition Single Issue Magazine Good 
Features; Fisherman's Quiz; The Red Fox; The Wheeled Hunters (on motorcycles) Take to the Bush; Crossword Puzzle (completed); Christmas Cougar - article with photos - Edgewater, B.C.; Elk are where you find them - Havelock, Ontario; How I Got a Black Bear - or How it Got Me; The Story of Ontario Moose License; Coonhounds; Great colour photo ad for Polaris snowmobiles on back cover; and more. Moderate wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7055 Duckro PhD, Paul Nicholas; Richardson, William D.; Marshall, Janet E.; Cassabaum, Steven; Marshall, Greg; Duckro, Paul N. Taking Control of Your Headaches: How to Get the Treatment You Need
New York, NY, U.S.A. The Guilford Press 1995 0898627877 Soft Cover Good No Jacket 
0898627877 178 pages including index. Learn to: Collaborate on your own treatment plan; Alleviate headache pain; Get more relief with fewer drugs; Reduce the frequency of headaches. "A clear, comprehensive book... I will readily recommend it to my patients and their relatives." - A. Elkind, M.D., New York Medical College. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding intact. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7056 Duddridge, Lew The best 70 years of my life: It's all downhill from here
Canada Orca Book Publishers 1990 0920501133 First Edition Paperback Good 
0920501133 221 pages. One man's testament to the powers of positive thinking. Author grew up during the dirty, dusty 1930s in rural Saskatchewan, but remembers mostly the good times. He developed a lifelong love of flying as a pilot during WW II. Later he combined his passion for flight with a successful career as a businessman and community leader. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding sound. Glossy illustrated covers. Please note: Title page has been removed. Solid copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7057 Duff, David The Shy Princess: The Life of Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice, the Youngest Daughter and Constant Companion of Queen Victoria
London Evans Brothers 1958 First Edition Hardcover Good 
310 pages. Index. Bibliography. Lovely black and white photographic frontis of the subject with her mother, Queen Victoria. Additional portraits sprinkled through the text. Average wear. Faint erasure atop front free endpaper else unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7058 Duff, David Hessian Tapestry
London Frederick Muller 1967 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
415 pages. Index. Bibliography. Sources. Fold-out genealogical table. Black and white photographic plates. "The authorised story of an eventful century in the history of one of the oldest families in Europe, of which Prince Charles is in the 35th generation of known descendants... The story of a closely-knit royal family facing the heartpangs of divided loyalties in five wars and handicapped by the inheritance of a dread disease." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear to unmarked book. Binding intact. Average wear to price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. 
Price: 129.95 USD
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7059 Duff, Wilson Histories, Territories and Laws of the Kitwancool
Victoria, BC, Canada Royal British Columbia Museum 1959 0771887493 First Edition Stapled Fair 
0771887493 45 pages. The authors of this book are the Kitwancool themselves, for it contains their own statement of what they consider to be their histories, territories, and laws. This publication was, in fact, their idea. Illustrated in black and white. Very heavily worn. Usual library markings. Reading copy only. 
Price: 34.95 USD
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7060 Duff, Wilson Indian History of British Columbia Volume 1
Victoria, Canada Univ Of British Columbia 1980 0771882173 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
0771882173 117 pages including bibliography. Light to moderate soiling and wear. The first of a series of volumes on the Indian history of British Columbia, a history which begain at least a hundred centuries before the Province itself was born, and which is still being made. This volume covers the post-contact or historic period, roughly the past two centuries. 
Price: 34.36 USD
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7061 Duff, Wilson The Upper Stalo Indians of the Fraser River of B.C.: Anthropology in British Columbia Memoir No. 1
Victoria BC British Columbia Provincial Museum 1952 First Edition Paperback Good 
136 pages. Bibliography. Black and white plates. Figures. Maps. Tables. Covers: History, Material Culture, The Food Quest, Social Organization; Concepts of the Supernatural; The Sxwaixwe Mask; Pastimes and Diversions; Calendar; and Miscellaneous Beliefs. Includes census of Fraser Valley Indians, 1839, comparison of Stalo tribal names and list of phonology employed. Light pencil underlining to contents. Average wear Binding intact. A sound copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7062 Duff, Wilson; Newcombe, Dr. C.F. Stone Clubs from the Skeena River Area *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*
British Columbia The Queen's Printer 1963 Reprint Stapled Very Good 
12 pages. Bibliography. Thirty black and white illustrations of clubs. Inscribed and signed 'Wilson' atop first page. "Among the notes and photographs which the Provincial Museum acquired with the Newcombe Collection in 1961 was a small bundle marked 'Tsimshian stone batons.' It contained materials which Dr. Newcombe had assembled, with the intention of publishing an article, on a remarkable series of more than 35 carved stone clubs found together in a cache at an old village-site on the Bulkley Canyon near Hazelton in the upper Skeena area in 1898." - from page 1. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 387.10 USD
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7063 Duffek, Karen Bill Reid: Beyond The Essential Form (Museum Note, No 19)
Canada University of British Columbia Press 1986 0774802634 First Edition Soft Cover Fair 
0774802634 57 pages. Footnotes. Illustrated primarily with black and white photos plus some in colour. "In this artistic biography, the author gives an account of Bill Reid's life and work and of his role as artist, innovator and ambassador of Haida art." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7064 Duffus, Maureen A most unusual colony
Victoria BC Desktop Pub 1996 1895332117 Soft Cover Very Good 
1895332117 156 pages. "Blends fact and fiction to present a picture of life in Fort Victoria that is both entertaining and convincing." - Terry Reksten. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7065 Duffy, Dave: Publisher/Editor Backwoods Home Magazine May/June 1999 No. 57
Oregon, USA Backwoods Home Magazine Inc. 1999 Stapled Very Good No Jacket 
117 pages. Features: Millenium vehicles; the chances of global disaster; cucumbers - cool is the word; raising beef for your family; homemade candy; guns for Y2K and beyond. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7066 Duffy, Robert; Chelsea, Philip; Coote, Robert; Graham, Kathleen M.; Hutton, Eric; Garner, Hugh; Phillips, Alan; Russell, Franklin; Ayre, Robert Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, June 22 1957 - Robert Coote of My Fair Lady
Toronto Maclean-Hunter 1957 First Edition Paperback Good 
92 pages. Features: Beautiful full-page ad for Buick featuring a special 2-door 6-passenger Riviera; Is Jean Drapeau a match for Duplessis? - political battles in Quebec, including slum clearing; The Facts About Our High-Seas Battle for Fish; Robert Coote is giving up the best role of his life in "My Fair Lady" after one year - here's why (with colour photos); What's So Funny About Gout?; The Private Life of a Model T - the fascinating 38-year case history of one car originally purchased by Bill Masters - the man who sold her and the five who have successively owned and loved her - article with colour photo; Hugh Garner gives four reasons why he has sworn off parties; What Shakespeare's Doing to Stratford - article with photos; Will We Ever Control the Bloodthirsty Black Fly?; John Womble's Second Dream (short story); Very nostalgic 2-page colour Texaco ad featuring a happy scene on a gas station lot; Nice colour ad for McBrine luggage; Nice colour full-page ad for 1957 Plymouth cars; Great full-page black and white photo ad for Orenda Engines with photo of a B-47 flying over Malton; Full-page colour photo ad for Caterpillar and road construction through the Fraser Canyon in B.C.. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
Price: 249.95 USD
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7067 Dugdale, Margaret; Office of Treaty Settlements Healing the Past, Building a Future: A Guide to Treaty of Waitangi Claims and Direct Negotiations with the Crown
Wellington, New Zealand Office of Treaty Settlements (OTS), Government of New Zealand 1999 0477018874 First Edition Spiral Bound Good 
0477018874 158 pages. Text primarily in English. "A practical guide to the direct negotiation and settlement of historical grievances under the Treaty of waitangi... Sets out an overview of the historical background, and explains the foundations of the policy in the special relationship between the Crown and the Maori arising from the Treaty." - from Overview. Contents include: What the Treaty of Waitangi says; What treaty claims are all about; Why the Crown wants to settle treaty claims; The development of settlement policies; How Crown land and other assets are protected for use in settlement; How the direct negotiations process works; How the Waitangi tribunal process works; What redress is available in settlements; Frequently asked questions about treaty settlements.. Average wear. Light pencil underlining and marginalia throughout. A sound reference copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7068 Duggan-Smith, Peter Don't Tell My Mother: How to Fight War on Your Own Terms
Canada Dundurn 1998 0919614752 Soft Cover Very Good 
0919614752 258 pages. Black and white illustrations. "... By the end of his final flight in Cambodia in 1974, he had racked up more than 17,000 flying hours - in no less than 70 types of piston-engine aircraft. Peter was small in stature, but a giant among adventurers, with a rare ability to take the reader along with him through his many escapades." - from back cover. Unmarked with very light wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 56.40 USD
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7069 Duguid, Colonel A. Fortescue Official History of the Canadian Forces in The Great War 1914-1919: General Series Volume I (One)
Canada Minister of National Defense 1938 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
596 pages. This volume covers the outbreak of the war through the formation of the Canadian Corps August 1914 - September 1915. All bound-in maps present. No accompanying maps present. Hinges open. Front free endpaper removed. Bookplate. Above-average wear. A worthy reference/reading copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7070 Duijn, C.Van Diseases of Fishes
London Imprint unknown 1971 0592065022 Second Edition Hardcover Good Good 
0592065022 309 pages. Black and white diagrams and photos. Printed on glossy stock. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7071 Duka, John; et al Vogue (US) Magazine, December 1988 - Cover Photo of Linda Evangelista and Carre Otis
USA Conde Nast 1988 First Edition Paperback Good 
392 pages. Features: Explosion of bright colors; Simple dinner dresses with a single focus; Sheer Effects - no longer just for evening; Trademarks - dressing with signature style; Gold Currency - fashion's latest statement; Exterior Decorating; Talking Fashion; Jeff MacGregor; and more. Bit of writing atop front cover. Moderate wear. A sound copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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7072 Duke, A. H.; Gray, W. M. The Boatbuilders of Muskoka
Canada W.M. Gray & Company 1985 0969331304 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
0969331304 152 pages. Oblong 10.5" x 9". Profusely illustrated with black and white photography. "Documents the story of the builders and craftsmen who produced the incomparable pleasure launches of Muskoka." - from Foreword. Decorated endpapers. Light overall wear. Unmarked. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. An excellent gift for any Muskoka boat afficionado. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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7073 Duke, David Ernest My Awakening: A Path to Racial Understanding
USA Free Speech Pr 1998 1892796007 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
1892796007 717 pages. Index. References. "A painstakingly documented, academically excellent work of socio-biological-political history that has the potential to raise tremendous controversy and change the very course of history." - Professor Glayde Whitney, Behavioral Geneticist. Average wear. Small stain at bottom of back hinge. Dust jacket now protected in mylar. A sound copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7074 Duke, Master H.E.; Merrivale, Lord; Campion, Master Bernard The Story of Gray's Inn - An Outline of History of the Inn from Earliest Times to the Present Day
U.K. The Ancient and Honourable Society of Gray's Inn 1950 First Edition Paperback Fair 
48 pages. Unmarked. Above-average but not excessive wear. A worthy reading copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7075 Duke-Elder, Sir W. Stewart Text-Book of Opthalmology: Volume IV The Neurology of Vision, Motor and Optical Anomalies
London Henry Kimpton 1938 Hardcover Fair 
Almost 2.5 inches thick. 1081 Illustrations, including 71 in colour. Prior owner's name and date upon front free endpaper else unmarked. Small bookseller's stamp inside front board. Binding open at title page. Large tear to page 4618. Back hinge cracked. Average wear externally. Still a useful and attractive copy of this very substantial tome. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7076 Dummer Historical Committee Their History, Our Heritage - Dummer, Hawthorn S.D., Maple Stone S.D., Oregon S.D., Wagner S.D.
Dummer, Saskatchewan Dummer Historical Society 1982 0919533221 First Edition Hardcover Good 
0919533221 266 pages. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos in text. Prior owner's name neatly printed on back of front free endpaper. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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7077 Dumont, Raeann The Sky Is Falling: Understanding and Coping with Phobias, Panic, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
New York, NY, U.S.A. W. W. Norton & Company 1997 0393316033 Reprint Paperback Very Good 
0393316033 316 pages including index. "The unique, and highly valuable, contribution of the book is its focus on the magical thinking that lies at the root of all anxious thinking. This book helps readers recognize and overcome magical thinking, offering many useful techniques for reality-testing fear-generating ideas." - Robert L. DuMont, M.D. Light wear. Unmarked. Excellent copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7078 Dunae, Patrick A. Excelsior! - A History of Nanaimo Credit Union
Lantzville, British Columbia, Canada Oolichan Books 1996 0889821585 Soft Cover Fine 
0889821585 84 pages. Charts the remarkable growth of the credit union and the spirit that has motivated its members and directors. The history of an enterprise which has played a significant role in the social, cultural and economic development of Nanaimo, this book is also a community history of the past half century. Contains many interesting local historical black and white photographs. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Lovely copy. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7079 Dunae, Patrick A. Gentleman Emigrants
Canada Madrona Pub 1981 0888943245 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair 
0888943245 176 pages. Index. Bibliography. Footnotes. Black and white illustrations. "During the nineteenth and early part of the twentieth century, thousands of well-born, gently bred Britons emigrated to Canada... Some came in search of wealth or adventure, some came to escape debts and scandals. Most came, however, because they were unable to find suitable vocations in the Old Country... They trooped in the Canadian backwoods and across the western prairies, bringing culture and colour to many pioneer communities." - from dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by author upon title page, otherwise book clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Dust jacket heavily sunned and now preserved in archival-grade Brodart cover. A sound copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7080 Dunbar, Nancy J Images of sport in early Canada =: Images du sport dans le Canada d'autrefois
Montreal, PQ, Canada McCord Museum, McGill University 1976 0773502467 First Edition Hardcover Good 
0773502467 96 pages. Bilingual, English/French. A montage of images - images found in the arts and crafts of Canada that reflect aspects of the games and pastimes which have long held the interest of Canadians. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Complementary bookplate upon front endpaper. Envelope affixed to back endpaper. No library markings. Some fading to brown cloth boards. Unmarked. Moderate wear and lean to spine. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7081 Duncan, David; Paul, Louis; Borg, Frederick; Rohmer, Sax; Williams, Nick Boddie; Dunnington, Philip; Marshall, Jim; Carson, Ruth; Dulles, John Foster; McDowell, Eulalie; Sherwood, Robert E.; Frank, Stanley; Grubb, Margot Collier's Magazine, June 12, 1948 - Fashion High Command / The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins
USA The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company 1948 First Edition Single Issue Magazine Good 
98 pages. Articles: Out of This World - the great telescope on Palomar; Fashion High Command - how experts choose clothes to suit most American women; Can We Guarantee a Free Europe?; Two-Party Gal - Mrs. Perle Mesta; The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (part 3) - The Common-law Marriage - his visit to Churchill in 1941; Saint-Lo Fights another Battle - much of the town still in rubble after Normandy invasion; Block that Toothache! - good news for those who don't like the dentist's drill. Fiction: The Bramble Bush (part 1 of 5); Dear Miss Phillips; Once to Every Woman; Shadow of Fu Manchu (conclusion); Important to a Man; It All Came Out. Ads include: Nash cars; Vitalis (with photo of Bobby Riggs); Borden's products - featuring Elsie the Cow; 'Jeep' Station Wagon; International School buses - rare ad!; Fisher Body; Douglas Shoes; Mercury cars (lovely 2-pages); DeSoto cars; Columbia bikes; Cory coffee-maker; Kodak; Santa Fe Railroad; Schlitz; Chrysler centerfold (puppy theme); Hamiliton watches; Jayson shirts; GM Electro-motive division; Kaiser Frazer; Fruit of the Loom; Chesterfield cigarettes (back cover) - featuring Alan Ladd. Unmarked with average wear. A nice vintage copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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7082 Duncan, Frances; Harding, Rene - Signed By Both Authors Sayward (For Kelsey Bay)
British Columbia Self-Published 1979 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
116 pages. Many archival black and white illustrations. Signed by Frances Duncan upon title page. "These tales do not give a complete history of Salmon River and the first people who came to settle along its banks. They were written that the memory of those who prepared the way for us to follow will not be forgotten, and by sharing their experiences, hopes and fears, we might be richer in understanding the land in which we live." - from Introduction. Signed by both author's upon title page. Prior owner's small name stamp to blank first leaf otherwise unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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7083 Duncan, Mary L. Little One's Prayers Pop-up Book
London Dean & Son Ltd. 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Copyright date 1968. A charming pop-up book containing children's prayers. Small amount of writing inside front board. Final pop-up is only about 50% functional but still provides pleasure. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7084 Duncan, Michael A Royal View - Illustrations and Poetry of New Westminster, B.C.
B.C. New Westminster Chamber of Commerce 1981 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair 
Unpaginated. Approximately 100 pages. A comfortable and enjoyable look at the Royal City. Average wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding sound. Somewhat above-average wear to dust jacket. Souvenir bookmark laid inside front board. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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7085 Dunlap, Roy Gun Owner's Book of Care, Repair and Improvement
New York Outdoor Life/Harper and Roy 1974 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good Fair+ 
336 pages including index. The classic guide to repair and maintenance of guns. Written for the average firearms owner - the hunter, plinker, farmer, target shooter - who finds it more and more difficult to get a gunsmith to handle minor repairs and adjustments. Over 350 step-by-step photographs plus twelve-step checkering clinic. Book unmarked with moderate wear. Dust jacket bears a number of small tears, is price-clipped and missing chips. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7086 Dunlop, D.M. The History of the Jewish Khazars - Princeton Oriental Studies Volume 16
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair 
293 pages. Index. Bibliography. List of abbreviations. "The first comprehensive history of the Khazars in any Western language... Traces their beginnings, their possible relations with the Persians before Islam, their contacts with the Greeks and wars with the Arabs, their conversion to Judaism, the alleged correspondence with Spain, the relation with the Russions, and, finally, the collapse and disappearance of the Khazar state." - from dust jacket. Book tight, clean and unmarked with light wear. Faint pencil erasure atop front free endpaper. Multiple defects to dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A sound copy of this important work. 
Price: 399.95 USD
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7087 Dunlop, Herbert Francis Andy Paull - As I Knew Him and Understood His Times
Canada The Order of the O.M.I. Of St. Paul's Province 1989 096930821 Soft Cover Fine 
096930821 264 pages. Black and white illustrations. Unread. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Excellent copy. 
Price: 59.89 USD
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7088 Dunlop, Marilyn; Stiller, Calvin Body Defenses: The Marvels and Mysteries of the Immune System
Canada Irwin Pub 1987 0772515654 First Printing Paperback Very Good 
0772515654 264 pages including glossary. Describes the immune system and shows how it can be used both for and against the body. Discusses: the role of stress; transplants and transfusions; system overwork; allergies; vaccines; system failure; and more. Explores current research. Tight and square. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 44.95 USD
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7089 Dunn, Bob; Kearney, Jim; Douglas, Greg; Sigurdson, Hal Vancouver Canucks Magazine, December 11, 1973 - Great Colour Cover Photo of "The Road Runner" Yvan Cournyoer
Vancouver, B.C. Canucks Publishing 1973 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
68 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; Interview with Ken Dryden; Sam Pollock is afraid of planes; The Big M, Frank Mahovlich, comes to town; Canucks Quiz; How the Canucks fared vs. the Montreal Canadiens last year; Jean Beliveau article; Great photo of Bobby Schmautz in fancy leather coat ad; Photos of Canuck players, staff and management; Photos of Montreal Canadiens players; Borgeson Ice Rinks ad; NHL history article with photo of Max Bentley; Photo feature page on Gary Smith; Jim Robson caricature in CKNW ad; Michel Plasse featured in VanCity ad; John Wright - Player of the Week; plus many great vintage ads. Centre page loose but present. Unmarked with light wear. A nice vintage copy. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7090 Dunn, Bob; Mitchellk, Stevie; Douglas, Greg; Sigurdson, Hal Vancouver Canucks Magazine, February 15, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of Paulin Bordeleau
Vancouver, B.C. Canucks Publishing 1974 First Edition Paperback Good 
72 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; Interview with Yvan Cournoyer; Can the Canadiens with the Stanley Cup this year?; Canucks Quiz; NHL History; Photos of Canucks staff and management; Photos of Montreal Canadiens players; B.C. Sports Hall of Fame; Nice Barry Wilkins photo feature; Article on goal judges; Frank Mahovlich is featured in a VanCity ad; Dave Dunn - player of the week; Some names from past seasons; Ads for the Irish Rovers and George Carlin; plus many other great vintage ads. Umarked with light wear. Please note: pages 35-38 missing. They contained the team rosters. Otherwise, a nice vintage copy. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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7091 Dunn, Bob; Whithead, Eric; Douglas, Greg; McKeachie, John; Sigurdson, Hal Vancouver Canucks Magazine, September 25, 1973 - Great Colour Photo of Barry Wilkins Coming Around His Net
Vancouver, B.C. Canucks Publishing 1973 First Edition Paperback Good 
72 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; Interview with new Canuck Coach Bill McCreary; Canucks Quiz; Interesting article on goalie Wayne Thomas; NHL History; The 72-73 All-Stars; The Scoreboard; Article on Star Rookies - Dennis Ververgaert, Bob Dailey and Paulin Bordeleau; Very unusual photos of Dennis Ververgaert playing with a number 10 crudely mounted over another number on his sweater!; Super photo ad with Bobby Schmautz modelling a big leather coat; Photos of Canuck players, staff and management; Montreal Canadiens player photos; Photo of Don Lever fighting a Montreal Canadien while Barry Wilkins and Marc Tardif look on; CKNW full-page ad with Jim Robson caricature; Nice action photos of Bobby Schmautz; Henri Richard featured in Vancity ad; Royal Bank Player of the week - Orland Kurtenbach; Unique full-page ad for Borgeson indoor home ice skating rinks!; plus many great vintage ads. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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7092 Dunn, Charis The Peninsula Group Recipe Book
Hong Kong Design Development 1981 Hardcover Very Good Good+ 
89 pages. Index. "We have chosen recipes which have proved popular over the years with our guests and we invite you to try a taste of The Peninsula Group in your own kitchens." - from Introduction. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper else clean and unmarked with light wear. Some wrinkling to top edge of front panel of dust jacket. Overall a quality copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7093 Dunn, Dana S Statistics and Data Analysis For Behavioral Sciences
USA McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages 2001 0072347643 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
0072347643 582 pages plus appendices. Clean, bright and unmarked. Unread. Lightest signs of handling. Excellent copy. 
Price: 106.97 USD
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7094 Dunn, Jerry Camarillo KIDS TRICKS OF THE TRADE PA
New York, NY, U.S.A. Mariner Books 1994 0395650275 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
0395650275 218 pages including index. Build a sandcastle city. Learn to juggle. How to get into the Guinness Book of World Records. Do amazing things with a frisbee. And much, much more! Unmarked. Light wear. A great way to occupy active young minds! 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7095 Dunnigan, Dorothy Of Course You Can Paint
U.S.A. Walter T. Foster 1970 Reprint Paperback Good 
37 pages. Follow these lessons in order and you will learn composition, color-mixing, values from darks to lights, simplified perspective and proportion. Will not only broaden your experience, but will unfold a whole new adventure. Average wear. Solid copy. Circa 1970? 
Price: 39.95 USD
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7096 Dunphy, Marv Volleyball
USA TBS The Book Service Ltd 1977 0448127156 First Printing Soft Cover Good 
0448127156 96 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations throughout. "How to play the game and win. Strategies and techniques of team play. Official rules and regulations." - from front cover. Good working copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7097 DUNWICH, GERINA Wicca Love Spells (Citadel Library of the Mystic Arts)
New York Citadel 1996 0806517824 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
0806517824 206 pages including index. Extends far beyond the limits of traditional love spells and presents a magical journey of love from ancient times to modern times. Everything you need to know about the magical side of love can be found within this book. Unmarked. Very light wear. Glossy illustrated covers. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7098 Duplacey, James The Stanley Cup: 100 years of hockey
Toronto, ON, Canada Kids Can Press 1992 1550741365 First Printing Stapled Very Good 
1550741365 32 pages. Relive great playoff moments with famous players including Gretzky, Howe and Messier - who reveal what it's like to compete for the Stanley Cup. Excellent colour illustrations throughout. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7099 Duplacey, James Amazing Forwards (Hockey Superstars)
Toronto, ON, Canada Kids Can Press 1996 1550743058 First Printing Stapled Fine 
1550743058 40 pages. Get the stories behind these pros and find out what coaches and players have to say about such current stars as Lindros, Gretzky and Lemieux, and about such legends as Hull, Howe and Beliveau. Clean, bright and unmarked wiht light wear. Very nice copy with colour photos throughout. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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7100 DUPLO Playbooks Aladdin: A 2-in-1 Diorama and Fold Out Playbook (Adventures of Minnie)
New York, NY, U.S.A. Little, Brown 1997 0316853429 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
0316853429 A unique interactive fold-out playbook. Fit a Duplo toy and build blocks into each page as you unfold the story. Help Aladdin escape the clutches of his evil uncle and find the magical lamp. The fold the book into your very own royal palace. Please note: no additional pieces included. Light wear. Unmarked. Nice bright copy. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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