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Image for Collier's Magazine - The National Weekly: January 24, 1931 - Captain Thomas P. Quinn of Seattle / Harvard Football Captain William Barry Wood

Collier's Magazine - The National Weekly: January 24, 1931 - Captain Thomas P. Quinn of Seattle / Harvard Football Captain William Barry Wood

By: Davies, Oma Almona; Wilde, Hagar; White, Owen P.; Oppenheim, E. Phillips; Connell, Richard; Courtney, W.B.; Remarque, Erich Maria; Arthur Somers Roche; Davenport, Walter; Vale, Robert B.; Baker, Charles Henry Jr.; Wood, et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, P.F. Collier & Son Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1387

Condition: Good


54 pages. Features: Nice Hockey illustration on cover; Colour Texaco ad inside front cover; Oakland 8 / Pontiac 6 full-page ad; Classy color full-page ad for Maxwell House Coffee; Mr. Tuggy Drives his Buggy (short story); Kansas Kid (short story); Against the Grain - Ire at Grain Traders - article; No Questions Asked (short story); The Polecat's Pal - the story of a dog who fell from grace but was redeemed in a most curious fashion; Fairweather Quinn - Captain Thomas P. Quinn of Seattle pilots vessels in and out of Puget Sound - article with photo; The Road Back (short story); A Lady of Reso... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Winter 1979, Volume 9, Number 4, Collector's Number 36 - Disaster at Dejardins Canal

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Winter 1979, Volume 9, Number 4, Collector's Number 36 - Disaster at Dejardins Canal

By: Paterson, T.W.; Coulton, Richard L.; Clark, A.H.; Friesen, Victor C.; Basque, G.; White, K.; Whalen; Salkeld, Leonard E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3155

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Defence of Fort Vercheres against the Iroquois; How History Came to the Blindman River in 1895; The Conquering Cook - Chinaman Lee Poon; Renata, B.C. - Eden of the Arrow Lakes; Gold - The ABC's of Gold Panning; Collins' Overland Telegraph (part 2); Disaster at Dejardins Canal - 59 passengers and crewmen rode the train onto the bridge to disaster; John Costello, aka "Billy the Bug"; 1679 - The Mystery of the Griffon - 300 years after La Salle's trading ship sailed into oblivion the mystery remains unsolved; An Earfu... View more info

Image for Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, October 29, 1949 - Pilotless Fighter Plane of Tomorrow / General Omar Bradley

Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, October 29, 1949 - Pilotless Fighter Plane of Tomorrow / General Omar Bradley

By: Velie, Lester; Stavisky, Sam; Aswell, James; Boal, Sam; McPherson, C.L. "Steve"; Arnold, Oren; White, William S.; White, John W.; Child, Charles B.; Corrigan, Barbara; O'Day, Nell; Williams, Lawrence; Stern, Richard; Peters, Matthew; Mayse, Arthu

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1552

Condition: Good


94 pages. Articles: New Menace in Missouri - Charles (Boss) Binaggio and criminality - article with photos; Can the C.I.O. Get Rid of the Commies?; The Town the G.I.s called "Smith" - Natchitoches, Louisiana - article with nice photos; Pilotless Fighter Plane of Tomorrow - a convincing argument that machines are about to outdistance us mortals, with nice color illustrations by Birney Lettick - a very prescient article; What Gives in Rasslin'? - article with fantastic photos of wrestlers including Gorgeous George, Jim Londos, Bronko Nagurski, Maurice Tillet (the angel), Lee Henning, San... View more info

Image for The Professional Photographer Magazine, September 1977 - The Female Form

The Professional Photographer Magazine, September 1977 - The Female Form

By: White, Gage; Fegley, Richard; Gowland, Peter; Poelker, Joseph H.; Hoyt, Michael; Aldott, Sandor A.;

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, PPA Publications: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3168

Condition: Good


104 pages. Features: Special Section on Photographing the Female Form; Notes on Nudes; A Gallery of Women phototraphed by our four contributors; Glamour Photography; Body Language; How to Plot a Sunrise; Silent Flight; The Masters and the Junior Misses; PP of a Convention Scrapbook. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Gentlemen Engineers: The Careers of Frank and Walter Shanly

By: White, Richard

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15104042

ISBN: 0802008879

Condition: Fine


0802008879 262 pages including notes, bibliography and index. Tells the engaging story of the working lives of Frank and Walter Shanly, two well-connected nineteenth-century Canadian civil engineers and businessmen who worked on many of the significant projects of the age. An important contribution to our understanding of the professionalization of civil engineering, and to the modernization of business practices in nineteenth-century Canada. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket in nice Brodart cover. Beautiful copy. Gift quality. View more info