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Growing Roots - Biography (German Title: Der Dollar Un Die Seele)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Germany, R.G. Fischer Verlag: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 815A2035

ISBN: 3830104197

Condition: Very Good


3830104197 283 pages. Black and white illustrations. "Author was born in Kassel, Germany in 1919. He served in the German army in World War II and emigrated to Canada where his adventures took him from Halifax to Port Alberni on Vancouver Island." - from back cover. Prior owner's small ink stamp atop half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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Congo Footprints: A Blessing to Share

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Congo Reminiscence Fraternity: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 458C9935

ISBN: 0969476507

Condition: Fine


0969476507 223 pages. Signed by Editor upon title page. Black and white illustrations from photos in text. "The story of a brave and noble company of men and women, inspired by the love of Christ and committed to obeying His parting directive to His disciples, recorded in Mat. 28:18-20. The story is humbly told by members of the group of missionaries who went to the Belgian Congo in the first half of the 20th century." - from Foreword. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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The Last Wooden Spar

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 664G4421

ISBN: B01NB1AL8L

Condition: Very Good


B01NB1AL8L 176 pages. Index. Reproductions of archival black and white photos in text. Signed by author upon title page. Oblong 8.5" x 11". An engaging account of the history of coastal British Columbia logging and the part the author played in it over his long career. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A handsome copy. View more info

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Guns & Ammo Guide to Guns of The Gunfighters

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Petersen Publishing Co.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 877G4673

ISBN: 0822700956

Condition: Good


0822700956 224 pages. Loaded with wonderful photos. Dozens of features on topics such as Wild Bill Hickok, the James Gang, Wyatt Earp, Billy the Kid, Bonnie & Clyde, The Wild Bunch, The Texas Rangers, Pat Garrett, and special features on gun trickery, frontier gun leather and test reports on original arms and modern replicas. Average wear. Binding intact. Small inkstamp atop back cover. A sound copy of this interesting work. View more info

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A Yankee Doctor in Paradise by S.M. Lambert M.D. First Edition 1941

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Unbranded: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 334H0467

ISBN: B01HI7EIZK

Condition: Fair


B01HI7EIZK 392 pages. Index. Black and white frontis photo portrait of author. Map endpapers. "Heavily worn. Front hinge open. Library markings to first blank leaf. Front free endpaper, first blank leaf, and page 3 detached but present. A worthy reading copy of these engaging medical adventures. View more info

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Bellis on Bowls

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Reed Methuen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 341H0857

ISBN: 0474002578

Condition: Good


0474002578 144 pages. Black and white photos in text. "Learn bowling techniques from a master. Gain an insight into the tactics top bowlers adopt, and the thinking behind them. World champion bowler Peter Belliss discusses tactics and techniques, illustrating his points with action shots and comments about the styles of top bowlers he has met during his career." - from dust jacket. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Fading to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy of this informative work. View more info

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All the Bright Young Men and Women: A Personal History of the Czech Cinema (Take One Film Book Series)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Peter Martin Associates: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 464H1305

ISBN: 0887781101

Condition: Good


0887781101 280 pages. Index. Almost 200 reproductions of great black and white photos, many never before seen in the West. Text in English. "An absorbing picture of the swift flowering of a major art in a most difficult environment, a marvellous narrative - informative, funny, strange, sad and enchanting." - from dust jacket. Small address label upon front free endpaper. Unmarked. Binding intact. Pages moderately tanned with age. Average wear to book. Above-average wear to price-clipped dust jacket. A sound reference copy of this informative and engaging reference. View more info

Image for Time August 19 1974 President Gerald Ford on Cover, Exit Richard Nixon, Watergate Wrapup, The Unmaking of The President, Lots of Nixon Stories, International Reaction

Time August 19 1974 President Gerald Ford on Cover, Exit Richard Nixon, Watergate Wrapup, The Unmaking of The President, Lots of Nixon Stories, International Reaction

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Time-Life: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1699

ISBN: B0032IVWKO

Condition: Good


B0032IVWKO 88 pages. Features: Gerald Ford takes over from Richard Nixon; "Wallace and Sylvia Fingler - 264-acre timber barons"; The Unmaking of the President; Transcript of damning tape; Color photos of Gerald Ford and family; Biography of Gerald Ford; Ford's Transition team; The Nixon Family - facing the ordeal; Volvo 164 ad; The Legal Aftermath of Nixon's departure; A review of Richard Nixon's life - major article with many colour photos of Nixon with world leaders; Pat Nixon - steel and sorrow; Watergate retrospective - the decline and fall; The people take it in stride; Where Ame... View more info

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Annotated Keys to the Genera of Nearctic Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera) (NRC)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Government Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 466H2099

ISBN: 0660166690

Condition: Very Good


0660166690 794 pages. Index. "Presents keys to the 19 families and 706 described genera of Chalcidoidea known to occur in the Nearctic region. Over 1,800 line drawings and scanning electron micrographs illustrate the keys to species, estimated number of species, and known distribution and host range in the region." - from Abstract. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy of this superb reference. View more info

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Champlain: The Birth of French America

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2004

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 818H2899

ISBN: 0773528504

Condition: Very Good


0773528504 398 pages. Extensive bibliography. Index. "Revisits Champlain's enormous contributions and unique role in history, offering new insights and raising new questions about the 'father of New France.' Lavishly illustrated, including the thirty-two maps attributed to Champlain as well as documents, a selection of his drawings, and illustrations of rare artifacts, this is an unsurpassed source of information for anyone wanting to understand New France and the origins of Canada." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glos... View more info

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The Glenn Gould reader

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232H2944

ISBN: 0886190800

Condition: Good


0886190800 473 pages. "Here, for the first time, nearly everything Gould wrote or spoke for publication - from the liner notes for his first 'Goldberg' Variations recording in 1956 to a poignant and revealing interview with Tim Page shortly before his death - has been gathered together. And, perhaps for the first time as well, we can begin to comprehend fully the scope of the intellect behind the musical artistry." - from dust jacket. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A qu... View more info

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John H. Epp : A Biography

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, John H. Epp History: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3058

ISBN: 1550561928

Condition: Fine


1550561928 viii, 104 pages. Many black and white reproductions of photos. Biography of the founder of Winnipeg's Independent Credit Jewellers. Epp was also a big game hunter who developed a considerable collection of stuffed and mounted specimens. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear to blue leatherette covered boards. A nice copy. View more info

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The Confessions of an Anti-Semite : The First -Ever Critical Analysis of the Linguistic Legerdemain Underlying the Propaganda Techniques of the New World

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 163H3095

ISBN: 0977326896

Condition: Fair


0977326896 "The first-ever critical analysis of the linguistic legerdomain underlying the propaganda techniques of the New World Order." - subtitle. 466 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. Frequent underlining and marginal markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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70 Years Next to Paradise

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Alan Blackwell / Power Line Productions: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326H3297

ISBN: 1550565907

Condition: Very Good


1550565907 Signed and dated by author upon dedication page. 150 pages. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of photos. Map endpapers. "An entertaining look at one man's extraordinary life. Yet with its descriptions of pioneer life and the events that helped mold the author's character, it accomplishes much more than the average autobiography. In fact, though perhaps as much by accident as design, it also affords readers a rare glimpse into the social, cultural, and economic development of the Ootsa Lake [B.C.] area - and for this reason, if no other, should be read." - Fo... View more info

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JET : THE STORY OF A PIONEER

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Not Specified: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 463H4234

ISBN: B00CWCXA38

Condition: Fair


B00CWCXA38 320 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "This book is not an autobiography. It is primarily the history of my association with the development of the turbo-jet engine in Great Britain." - Preface. Prior owner's name and date atop front free endpaper. Spine leaning. Somewhat above-average wear to publisher's navy cloth which is partially sunned at spine. Dust jacket not included. A worthy reading copy of this fascinating history. View more info

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The Artistry of Joe Henderson. Seven original Joe Henderson compositions and solos transcribed from two classic Blue Note albums

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Don Sickler Jazz Series: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 563H4258

ISBN: B00UEIR6GO

Condition: Good


B00UEIR6GO 40 pages. Includes seven original Joe Henderson compositions and solos transcribed from two classic Blue Note albums, Page One and In 'N Out. Songs include: Homestretch, Recorda-Me, Jinrikisha, Out of the Night, In 'n Out, Punjab, and Serenity. All sheet music is for tenor sax. Punjab and Serenity include separate sheet music for trumpet. Includes biographical information about Henderson, his discography, list of albums, and an introduction. Store stamp inside front cover, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this great compilation. View more info

Image for A Man and His Century Gerald Smedley Andrews 1903 - 2005

A Man and His Century Gerald Smedley Andrews 1903 - 2005

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Self Published: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326H4421

ISBN: 0973434902

Condition: Very Good


0973434902 Signed, without inscription, by Doreen Hunter upon title page. ix, 56 pages. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of photos. Andrews was a teacher, forester, surveyor, engineer, author, artist, and Surveyor-General of British Columbia 1951-1968. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy of this interesting and important B.C. life story. View more info

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Romero Britto

By: (Britto, Romero) Young, Aaron; Taffet, Joel

Price: $495.00

Publisher: New York, International Archive of Art, Ltd.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A2195

ISBN: 109405772X

Condition: Very Good


109405772X 99 pages. Index of paintings. "The distinctive neo-Pop style of Romero Britto has made a significant impact on the world of art. With clean, bold, and colorful imagery, this young artist subtly delivers strong, poignant messages in a refreshing and upbeat manner. His masterful use of form and color resonate with activism, allowing him to address a variety of social and political issues without any of the harsh preaching found in much contemporary art... This is the first book on Britto and it includes 90 large colour reproductions of his paintings and graphics, as well as a ... View more info

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Harry Winston The Ultimate Jeweler (Hardcover)

By: (Winston, Harry) Krashes, Laurence S.; Winston, Ronald (editor)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: USA, Harry Winston, Inc.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 639A4687

ISBN: 0873110137

Condition: Fine


0873110137 206 pages. Bibliography. Reference notes. Beautiful colour photography. "For more than 50 years, Harry Winston (1896-1978) was the purveyor of some of the most wonderful gems and most fabulous jewelry ever created. His deep-rooted love of fine jewels took him all over the world, his adventurous life filled with kings, maharajas, potentates, industrialists - and fortunes made and lost." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Very light wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. Clamshell box not included. ... View more info

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Home from the Hill: Autumn Wanderings in the North-West, 1881-1884

By: A.S. Hill

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, TouchWood Editions: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 754C7108

ISBN: 0920663303

Condition: Good


0920663303 214 pages including footnotes and index. Black and white photos. "Fun, freedom and adventure - these were what drew many young men away from Victorian England to a life of wide horizons in British Columbia. This 'Triography' profiles three of the most intriguing of these newcomers. Moderate external wear. Unmarked. Binding tight. Faint evidence of small label removal atop half-title page. A quality copy. View more info