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Euphrasia

By: Alderdice, Marjorie; Ron Hindle & Gerald White

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Euphrasia Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G1625

ISBN: 0919615198

Condition: Very Good


0919615198 432 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Numerous reproductions of archival black and white photos. Presents a comprehensive history of Euphrasia Township and vicinity in Ontario. Includes lists of names in nine area cemeteries and details of five local censuses performed in the last half of the 1800s, plus much more. Binding tight. Moderate wear. Occasional bits of high-lighting to contents. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy of this marvelous reference. View more info

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They write their dreams on the rock forever: Rock writings of the Stein River Valley of British Columbia

By: Annie York; Richard Daly; Chris Arnett

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Talonbooks: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 737A4693

ISBN: 0889223319

Condition: Fine


0889223319 300 pages. Index. Bibliography. Illustrated with colour photos, black and white photos and images of the petroglyphs discussed. "Describes, among many other things, the solitary spiritual meditations of young people in the mountains, a form of education once essential to all those who wished to succeed in life with their particular talents... Opens a discussion of some of the issues in rock research that relate to 'notating' and 'writing' on the landscape, around the world and through the millennia. This landmark publication presents a well-researched hypothesis to explain ... View more info

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Country Gentleman - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living - April (Apr.) 1950: I Farm in the Moon

By: Athanas, Verne; Knox, Joe; Constiner, Merle; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2274

Condition: Good


188 pages. Features: Signposts toward super yields; Scrob cows good-bye - artificial insemination; "Like to Ride with Daddy" - farm safety; California's new Millions; Clover Seed Can be a Cash Crop; Dyed-In-The-Wool Ranchers - the John Norton's of Montana's Gallatin Valley; I Farm in the Moon; That Laborsaving Tractor Lift; Making good land better; Now the aminals tell us; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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The Official Illustrated Guide to the District Adjacent to the North Staffordshire Railway / Picturesque Staffordshire and Surrounding Districts - Rambles on the Hills and in the Valleys

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Great Britain, North Staffordshire Ralway Company / Wood, Mitchell & Co., Ltd.: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349H2162

ISBN: B001FX9RWS

Condition: Fair


B001FX9RWS XIV, 154 pages. Index. Six nice maps plus one more on back cover. Printed upon glossy stock. Many nice black and white photos. "The main idea has been to dispel, by means of facts and photographs, the notion held by many people that the county is 'bleak and stony'." - from Preface. Above-average external wear and soiling. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Program: Forty-Fifth Semi-Annual Reunion, Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite - Valley of Portland, Oregon, Southern Jurisdiction, January 12, 13 and 14, 1922

Program: Forty-Fifth Semi-Annual Reunion, Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite - Valley of Portland, Oregon, Southern Jurisdiction, January 12, 13 and 14, 1922

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Oregon, USA, Ancient and Accept Scottish Rite of Free Masonry: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 652H2353

Condition: Good


22 pages. Oblong, approx. 10" x 8". Contents: Artist's rendering of proposed new cathedral - east side - with seating capacity of 2,500; Tableaux of Officers and Members of the Supreme Council; List of Inspectors General, Honorary, in Oregon; List of Knights Commander, Court of Honor; List of Officers of Oregon Lodge of Perfection No. 1; List of Officers of Ainsworth Chapter Rose Croix No. 1; List of Officers of Multnomah Council No. 1, Knights Kadosh; List of Officers of Oregon Consistory No. 1, M.R.S.; Large photo of Thirty-Eighth Cathedral Class, 32nd degree, June 4, 1921, complet... View more info

Frontier Guide to The Fraser Canyon - "Valley of Death": Frontier Book No. 13

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontiers Unlimited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75202678

Condition: Good


56 pages. Undated. Illustrated in black and white. The story of man's endeavour to maintain this ancient route of commerce in the face of ever changing demands. Average wear. Unmarked. Solid copy. Circa 1980? View more info

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Baldwin Locomotives (Magazine), January (Jan.) 1932

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Baldwin Locomotive Works (BLW): 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556G0014

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Single Expansion Articulated Locomotives on the Western Pacific Railroad - with interesting information about the railroad and stunning photos in the Feather River Canyon; Five Baldwin Locomotives for the U.S.S.R. Railways - excellent photos of their fabrication and loading onto ships; Baldwin Locomotives of Historic Interest; The Baldwin-Southwark Corporation - a detailed treatment with many superb photos; An Unusual Order for large Bronze Castings - Manganese Bronze Pipe Castings for New York City's Water Supply System; California Lumber Moves Eastward - short article wi... View more info

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Jasper Sky Train Brochure

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Jasper, Alberta, Jasper Sky Tram: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349G1987

Condition: Very Good


Vintage 8.5" x 11" (when unfolded) three-panel two-sided colour advertising brochure. Colour photos of breathtaking views from the tram. Jasper the cartoon bear (and cub) are featured on front panel. Undated but appears to be circa 1970. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.) 10, 1977 - Tennis Player Ilie Nastase is the Star You Love To Hate

The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.) 10, 1977 - Tennis Player Ilie Nastase is the Star You Love To Hate

By: Baker, Russell; Severo, Richard; Kornheiser, Tony; Pepper, Curits Bill; Stockton, William; Subak-Sharpe, Genell; Jacoby, Susan; Claiborne, Craig; Franey, Pierre; Smith, C.Ray; Donovan, Carrie; Morris, Bernadine; Lelyveld, Joseph

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3947

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Pontiac Phoenix ad; Fantastic two-page color-photo ad for Babe cosmetics; A Taxpayer's Prayer; Too Hot to Handle - Failed nuclear waste recycling/reprocessing plant at West Valley, New York; Tennis article on Ilie Nastase includes color photos of him and Jimmy Connors; A Day in the Life of the Pope - Pope Paul VI; In the wake of the world's worst air disaster on the Canary Islands, Pilots Talk About Air Crashes; Mr. Goodwrench ad; Nice two-page color ad for the Polaroid SX-70 Alpha 1 camera; Sothey Parke Bernet ad features photo of C. Hugh Hildesley; The Expensive Way to K... View more info

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Indiana Magazine of History, December 1938

By: Balch, William Monroe; Skelcher, Jane Lucille; Skelcher, Lucille Detraz; Ross, Frank E.; Terhune, R.W.; Coleman, Christopher B.; Helderman, Leonard C.; Lynch, William O.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Department of History of Indiana University: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0687

Condition: Good


Pages 393-504. Features: The Education of Linton Usher; Descendants of the Dumonts of Vevay; The Fur Trade of the Ohio Valley; Pioneer Folklore Relative to Snakes; Indiana Historical Society; Social Studies in High School; Danger on Wabash (Vincennes Letters of 1786); Living in a Distracted World, 1914-1920; and more. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality vintage copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, February 12, 1961:

By: Baldwin, Hanson W.; Palmer, C.B.; Raksin, A.H.; Galton, Lawrence; Quesada, E.R.; Schuach, Murray; Fitz-Gibbon, Bernice; Samuels, Gertrude; Glueck, Grace H.; Barclay, Dorothy; Furling, William Barry; Claiborne, Craig

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1656

Condition: Fair


88 pages. Features: Many color-photo fashion ads in this issue; Cover photo of John Eagle and Family of Cabin Creek Valley, West Virginia - this miner has been jobless for 15 months; If Sixteen Countries Had the (Nuclear) Bomb; Feature article on the depressed mining town of Cabin Creek, West Virginia - article with seven sombre photos scenes including what financially challenged Americans did in the days before food stamps and EBT cards; Labor Lawyer Arthur J. Goldberg becomes Labor Secretary - article with photos, including a shot of Goldberg with JFK; A Review of Freud's Psychoanalysis 50 ... View more info

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Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949: Is Bankruptcy Our Goal?

By: Banning, Margaret Culkin; Kelland, Clarence Budington; Knox, Joe

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2280

Condition: Fair


160 pages. Features: Is bankruptcy our goal?; Unwanted wheat acres; Modern pastures outyield grain; Profits from pipelines; Children and chicks - Arch Thompson and family of the Ozarks in northwest Arkansas; Double your money with lambs; Feed pigs light for a while; "He's a sight for making things" - Glen Crumley of Route One, Bristol, Tennessee; Save grain storage; Frying-pan turkeys - Chester Housh and Baker Jones in the Shenandoah Valley near Elkton; Texaco ad features photos of California's Long's Date Gardens and its manager, John Conover; Maxwell House coffee ad features nice il... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

By: Basque, Garnet; Duncan, Hal G.; Brown, Ron; Paterson, T.W.; Barkhouse, Joyce C.; Wilken, Lulu Beatrice; Barton, Marie; Pethick, Derek

Price: $149.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3152

Condition: Good


44 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Gold! - Part 1 - Gold throughout the ages; Massacre at Seven Oaks - the battle became a massacre when a Metis shot the governor; The Black Donald Mines - John Moore slipped on a rock and made the largest and richest graphite discovery in Canadian history; On the Klondike Trail - some struck it rich but many more experienced only hardship; A Brief History of Matches; The Saga of the Steam Threshing Machine on the Canadian Prairies; Writing-On-Stone in the Milk River Valley - a replica of the NWMP fort recalls the border pat... View more info

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Old Rhondda in photographs

By: Batstone, Cyril

Price: $79.95

Publisher: U.K., Stewart Williams, Publishers: 1974

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 126A5600

ISBN: 0900807083

Condition: Fine


0900807083 Author's signature upon front free endpaper. 189 illustrations. "The Rhondda Valley's occupy a unique place in the social history of Wales. Its people are all too familiar with extreme hardship and danger and they have known soul-destroying poverty which would have crushed lesser communities." - from dust jacket. Unpaginated. Dust jacket bears some sunning to spine and is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Very nice copy. View more info

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The Town at the End of the Road: A History of Waterville Valley

By: Bean, Grace Hughes

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Waterville Valley History Fund: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 868H0511

ISBN: 0914016997

Condition: Fine


0914016997 259 pages. Index. Reproductions of archival black and white photos in text. Illustrated endpapers. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. An excellent copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Art [Magazine] - Fine Arts, Architecture, Graphic Arts, Design: Christmas - New Year 1950-51 [1951], Vol. VIII, No. 2  - Will Ogilvie / Robert Hurley

Canadian Art [Magazine] - Fine Arts, Architecture, Graphic Arts, Design: Christmas - New Year 1950-51 [1951], Vol. VIII, No. 2 - Will Ogilvie / Robert Hurley

By: Bell, Andrew; Hersey, Dick; Buchanan, Donald W.; Bell, Andrew; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Society for Art Publications: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3721

Condition: Good


92 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Illustrated primarily in black and white with some colour. Numerous contemporary ads. Features: Washington Views Contemporary Canadian Art; Will Ogilvie - Disciple of Fine Line; New Talent in Illustration - Doug Wright (Nipper), J. Le Flaguais, Duncan Macpherson, Ed McNally; Interview in Montparnasse - the works of Henri Matisse; Sculpture in Trees - a successful innovation by the Sculpturs Society of Canada; Grain Elevators and Wheat Sheaves - the works of Robert Hurley; Can Furniture Be Made of Cardboard?; Behind the Scaffolding - a critical preview o... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, November 20, 1948 - Iwo Jima Cost Too Much / Allah's Oil / Lexington, Kentucky

The Saturday Evening Post, November 20, 1948 - Iwo Jima Cost Too Much / Allah's Oil / Lexington, Kentucky

By: Bellah, James Warner; Teal, Val; Gilchrist, Eleanor; Anderson, William Ashley; Smith, Gen. Holland M. Smith; White, Leigh; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2171

Condition: Good


196 pages. Features: Color ad for Kelvinator appliances inside front cover; Nice color 1-page ad for White Trucks features bakery scene; Nice color half-page ad for Bostitch Staplers features romantic cartoon; Vintage full-page two-color ad for Porter-Cable power tools; Very nice half-page color ad for Hires Root Beer shows girls' sleepover scene; Nice 1-page color Packard ad shows crosswalk scene; Photo of Cameron Shipp; Photo of Val Teal and two of her sons; 1-page color ad for Buxton wallets; Nice 1-page color ad for General Tire shows crowded football stadium; Murder for Millions (fiction... View more info

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A Century in the Making: Stories of Big River (Saskatchewan) and Area

By: Big River Centennial History Book Committee

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Big River, Saskatchewan, Big River Centennial Committee: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2142

ISBN: 1553830857

Condition: Very Good


1553830857 vi, 791 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Handsome red leatherette covered boards adorned with gilt lettering and illustration. Photo-illustrated endpapers. "The Centennial History Book Committee has tried to tell the complete story of our community and of our friends and neighbours." - from Introduction. Prior owner names atop title page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A quality copy of this magnificent genealogical reference. View more info

Image for East of These Golden Shores: Architecture of the Earlier Days in Contra Costa and Almeda Counties

East of These Golden Shores: Architecture of the Earlier Days in Contra Costa and Almeda Counties

By: Bohn, Dave

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Ross Valley Book Co: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 518H2851

ISBN: 0912020148

Condition: Fair


0912020148 128 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of photos. The Junior League of Oakland spent five years compiling an inventory of pre-1917 structures in these counties. Of the more than 1,000 such buildings located, 125 are presented here. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound reading copy of this pleasing reminiscence, one of only 2,500 paperback copies printed. View more info

Image for Johnny Bond's Songs of the Red River Valley: Songbook with Sheet Music for Piano and Voice

Johnny Bond's Songs of the Red River Valley: Songbook with Sheet Music for Piano and Voice

By: Bond, Johnny;

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Hollywood, CA, USA, Gordon Music Company: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232H2670

Condition: Good


35 pages. Photo and bio details of Bond inside front cover. Four pages of wonderful photos of Bond with the Andrews Sisters, Max Terhune, Jimmy Wakley, Dick Reinhart, The Red River Valley Boys, Joan Davis, Ray Corrigan, and Dennis Moore. "Gene Autry invited Johnny and Jimmy Wakely to sing with him on his CBS Melody Ranch program and soon the whole of America began to join the others in the demand for more. Songs include: I Wonder Where You Are Tonight; Down in the Dumps; One More Range; You Never Can Tell; I've Had the Blues Before; Keep Rollin' On; It's a Long Old Road; Prairie Campfi... View more info