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1 Thordarson, Bruce; Charney, Ann; Newman, Peter C.; Howell, Bill; Porter, McKenzie; Hale, Barrie; Ludwig, Jack; Asper, Izzie H.; Purdy, Al; et al Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 1972 - Derek Sanderson Cover Photo / Great Articles About Toronto
Toronto Maclean Hunter 1972 First Edition Paperback Good 
108 pages. Features: Two-page ad for Electrohome televisions, of Kitchener, Ontario; The Operational Code of Pierre Elliott Trudeau; One-page colour-photo ad for the (green) Chrysler Newport Royal; Have I Ever Lied To You Before? - The Table Talk of Jerry Goodis; Two-page Volkswagen Beetle ad shows Beetle confronted by a 'gang' of North American cars; Colour Royal Bank ad features photo of 'Mary'; One-page colour-photo ad for Molson Canadian (in stubby bottle) beside fancy drink; Arrow shirt ad features colour photo of Toronto disc jockey "Jungle" Jay Nelson (of 1050 CHUM) and John McLeod; Keeping Toronto Hateful - Eight pages explain why any sensitive Canadian continues to live in such a rotten place(!); Toronto - Middle-Class capital of the world; Who's Who in the Toronto Power Game; Feature article on hockey player Derek Sanderson; Colour photos and interview with Derek's lady, Judy Martin; 20 Things You'd Better Know About the New Taxes, by Izzie Asper; The Sound of Mario Bernardi; Backing the Better Mousetrap - article on inventors taking their ideas to market, including Harold Humphreys who invented the Polypump, and Peter Davis; A Feast of Provinces - article on Canada by Al Purdy; Colour-photo ad for the Series 30 Chevy Van (RV) includes photo of A.R. Williams of Terence Bay, Halifax County, Nova Scotia; Canadian Club ad features colour photos of the Mudmen of New Guinea; One-page colour ad for the Chevrolet Vega; Classy one-page colour-photo ad for the 1972 Buick Centurion (green two-door); Article on television includes small photo of comedian Flip Wilson; Fiat black and white photo ad inside back cover features photo of Mr. Ferrari and the Fiat 128 he drives. Average wear. Unmarked. Minor bit of moisture exposure at bottom of coverfold. A sound vintage copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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2 Purdy, Al; Desbarats, Peter; Salter, Tori; Batten, Jack; Fleck, James; Chazottes, M.L.; Shackleton, Doris F.; Hamilton, Belle Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 1971 - The Battle to Keep Vancouver Livable / Bruce Cockburn
Canada Maclean-Hunter 1971 First Edition Paperback Good 
64 pages. Features: CBC The National colour-photo ad features Lloyd Robertson and George Finstad; We Can Keeep Vancouver Livable; Shirley Chan of Strathcona beat back bulldozers and scared City Hall; Gastown developer Larry Killam brought swingers into the slum; SPEC's Robin Harger confronts 'the extinction of the human race'; Mike Harcourt and the law squad; Intermedia's Barry Cramer and media technology; Albert Turnbull, Arthur Erickson, Dr. George Gray, William Graham, and Dr. Walter Harswick draw guidelines to keep Vancouver livable; Nice two-page colour-photo ad for the Lockheed 1011 Tristar; From Bruce Cockburn to Youth - A Very Private Message; How Jasper Park is moving into the 1970s; The Real Poor in Canada and why we don't know who they are; Contest to design trophy for the air race of the century; How Kings County, NS found the cure for despair; How to spot the danger point in drinking; Bilingualism and Biculturalism; Crossword partly completed in light pencil; Great color photo ad for CBC Sports includes group of athletes including Mel Profit of the Argos and boxer Clyde Grey; and more. Average wear. Damage to fore-edge of back cover. A sound vintage copy. 
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3 Langdon, Steven; Butson, Tom; Lemelin, Claude; Purdy, Al; Newman, Christina; McLean, Keitha; Plante, Jacques; Newman, Peter C.; Ryan, Claude; Bodsworth, Fred; Young, Bob; Carney, James and Pat; Kosoy, Ted; Compton, N.; Hofsess, J.; Macfarlane, J. Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 1971 - John Turner Cover Photo / Article on Neil Young
Toronto Maclean Hunter 1971 First Edition Paperback Good 
80 pages. Features: Al Purdy's Canada; John Turner - The Once and Future Contender; There is so a (goreous, sexy) life after thirty; How to Watch the Stanley Cup - by Jacques Plante (with photo of Plante); What Quebec Wants to Be - by Claude Ryan; Neil Young - My Brother the Folk Singer - article by Bob Young with photos of Neil; The New Sourdoughs - colour photos and write-ups of people drawn to Northern Canada, including Freddy Carmichael, Paul White, Mel Deines, Daryle Brown, Pete Cowie and Jim Robertson; Hostel Holidays in Europe; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy of this great vintage issue. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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4 Hutton, Eric; Collins, Robert; Moon, Barbara; Fraser, Blair; Frayne, Trent; Stephenson, Bill; Purdy, Ken W.; Hedges, Doris; Et al Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 19, 1957 - Victoria's Crystal Garden Cover Illustration / Howie Meeker
Montreal Maclean Hunter 1957 First Edition Paperback Good 
60 pages. Features: Cover painting by James Hill depicts a pleasant scene in Victoria's Crystal Garden; Nice Colour ad for the Tea Council of Canada inside front cover; One-page Bank of Montreal (BMO) presents bankbook as a 'passport to better living'; Editorial about Mr. Pickersgill and Canada's policy re: Hungarian refugees; One page 1957 DeSeto car ad (yellow with white trim); Rev. William Jenkins explains why he is against the United Fund; One-page ad for Gilson appliances; Careers in Canada - there are more jobs than people to fill them; Gretta Graffin's Grueling Pilgrimage on foot across Europe; Pierre Radisson - Canada's answer to Davy Crockett - he'll soon be featured on Canadian TV; Blair Fraser Reports from Cairo - article with photo of Colonel Nasser and General Burns; A Gift From El Presidente (short story); Is Howie (Howard William) Meeker Tough Enough to Lick the NHL? - the Maple Leafs hire a rough-and-tumble coach - photo-illustrated article; Your amiable cousin, the sea gull; Nice one-page colour ad for 1957 Pontiac cars (white car shown); One-page colour-photo Canadian Club ad features photos of Portuguese tuna trapping; BOAC ad features black and white photo of gourmet meal being served onboard; O'Keefe Ale ad features colour photo of CF-100 jet fighter beside knight on horse; Colour photo ad for the Sheraton-Carlton Hotel in Washington; Vintage colour-photo ad for Heinz spaghetti shows daughter dumping pot onto dad's plate; Dow Ale features colour hockey illustration; Nice one-page colour ad features pink 1957 Chevrolet ('57 Chevy); Doris Hedges describes her most memorable meal; Colour-photo ad for the 1957 Studebaker-Packard; Attractive colour-photo 1957 Plymouth ad inside back cover; Back cover colour-photo Coke ad features young couple with portable record player (phonograph); and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Small chip from bottom corner of front cover. A worthy copy of this great vintage issue. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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5 Purdy, Al Morning and Its Summer: A Memoir
Canada Blue Book Shop 1983 0864950322 / 9780864950321 Reprint Paperback Very Good 
0864950322 53 pages. Autobiography of one of Canada's finest poets. "Purdy is one of the best poets in the English-speaking world." - Dennis Lee, Saturday Night. Illustrated. Clean, bright and unmarked. Light wear. Very nice copy in glossy illustrated covers. Nice gift for that special Purdy fan. 
Price: 59.89 USD
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6 Purdy, Al; et al Weekend Magazine, 3 May 1975 (Canadian Newspaper Insert) - Russian Orthodox Archbishop Vitaly Uspinov in Exile in Montreal
Kingston The Whig-Standard 1975 First Edition Paperback Good 
24 pages. Features: Vitaly Uspinov's Mission - For 50 Years he has watched in helpless rage from Montreal as the Soviets destroy his Church - but he believes one day the faithful will return to Moscow; King Tyee and the Salmon Princess - Al Purdy writes a fishing story about the ones that will always get away - with colour photo; The Bubble Gum Kid - article on Expo Catcher Gary Carter - with nice colour photos; Nice half-page vintage colour ad for 1975 Dodge Vans; The Food Co-Operative Revolution, by Wayne Ellwood; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality vintage copy. 
Price: 199.95 USD
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