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Image for Northwest Digest Magazine, January 1952

Northwest Digest Magazine, January 1952

By: Boss, M.W.; Anderson, Karl; Campbell, N.R.; Steffens, C.G.; Harrison, Eunice M.L.; Sahonovitch, A.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Cariboo Digest Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G1010

Condition: Good


26 pages. Black and white illustrations. Features: Editorial about the John Hart Highway and its single franchise granted to the provincially-owned P.G.E. Railway; Pioneers of the Bonaparte Valley; Last Trip of the Sternwheeler "Quesnel"; Along the Trapline; Case of the Frozen Brides - part 2 of 3; Pioneer Judge's Wife - part 3; "Caterpillar" diesel gen set ad on back cover; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this vintage British Columbia publication. View more info

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Rubber Boots for Dancing and Other Memories of Pioneer Life in the Bulkley Valley

By: Bourgon, Nan; Rosberg, Marjorie (Editor)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Smithers, BC, Tona and Janet Hetherington: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G2181

Condition: Very Good


138 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Biography of Nan Bourgon wonderfully intertwined with the history of British Columbia's Bulkley Valley. Prior owner's name discreetly atop title page, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. A quality copy. Hale and Barman #98. View more info

Image for Jimmy Boyd Folio (The Boy Who Saw Mommy Kissin' Santa Claus) - Sheet Music for Voice and Piano Plus Chords

Jimmy Boyd Folio (The Boy Who Saw Mommy Kissin' Santa Claus) - Sheet Music for Voice and Piano Plus Chords

By: Boyd, Jimmy

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 659C9741

Condition: Good


48 pages. Cover photo of Jimmy Boyd. Songs include: Careless Hands; Carolina Moon; The Christmas Song; Dream Daddy; Gospel Boogie; The Honey Song; Is I Gotta Go To School Ma?; The Little Boy and the Old Man; My Blue Ridge Mountain Home; My Shining Hour; Ole Buttermilk Sky; Owl Lullaby; Pistol Packin' Mama; Quicksilver; Red Silk Stockings and Green Perfume; San fernando Valley; Sioux City Sue; So Long Pal; You Call Everybody Darling. Average wear. Store stamp on front cover otherwise unmarked. Binding sound. A quality vintage copy. View more info

When the Ship Comes In! - An Autobiography

By: Boyd, Kenneth C. (Signed)

Price: $149.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Western A.R.P. Services: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75404014

Condition: Very Good


598 pages including index and black and white illustrations. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. Born on a farm in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia, the author spent much of his childhood and adult years in the Duncan area of British Columbia. He demonstrated all the attributes for which Canadians have become known; independence, innovation, imagination, perserverance and compassion. His life involved flying, logging, land development, road construction, and helping his fellow man. Light wear. Tight and square. Nice copy. View more info

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The Mineral Resources of the Skeena Mining Division and Portions of the Omineca and Queen Charlotte Divisions: Bulletin No. 3, 1915

By: Brewer, W.M., M.E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC Canada, British Columbia Bureau of Mines: 1915

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 327C5327

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Black and white photos, illustrations and maps. "Prince Rupert, the western terminus of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, is a distributing centre for the Skeena River and the Omineca Mining Divisions. It is the natural starting point ... because it is the seat of Government Agency for that section of British Columbia, as well as being the ocean terminus of the transcontinental railway. Starting at Prince Rupert examinations were made east as far as Lorne Creek, a distance 130 miles by railroad" - from page 5. Includes the mining operations, owners, type of resources and type... View more info

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Bronson's Song Folio For Hawaiian And Spanish Guitars No. 24: Collection of Popular Song Hits. (No. 24)

By: Bronson, Geo. A.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Detroit, MI, U.S.A., Bronson Music: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H1036

ISBN: B000VI12JY

Condition: Fair


B000VI12JY 24 pages. Songs include: When the Organ Played O' Promise Me; In the Valley of the Moon; In a Little Gypsy Tea Room; Somewhere in Old Wyoming; On a Little Bamboo Bridge; A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet; Good Night Little Girl of My Dreams. Above average wear. Binding intact. Some markings. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine, September 9, 1978 -

The Canadian Magazine, September 9, 1978 -

By: Bruce, Harry; Nowell, Iris; Wylie, Betty Jane; Bodolai, Joe; Katz, Sidney; Sandor-Lofft, Suzanne; Mitchell, Harris; Lake, Rhody; Wilimovsky, Claudia

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2010

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Celebrities and Utter Banality; Pet Dogs can be a pain in the Id; Colour photo fashion ad for Woolco; Great colour-photo full-page ad for Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) featuring Colonel Sanders; A Tasteful Day in Napa Valley; Brief interviews with celebrities turning 30 years old; Munchausen's Syndrome; Great colour photos of Bobby Hull modelling leather coats in Victoria Leather ad; Saffron Recipes; Doug Wright's Family; Photo feature of Architect John Schreiber's home; New products; Crockery Mosaics; John and Linda Tolhurst and their remodelled basement; Easy ways to clea... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, November (Nov.)14, 1936: Gen. Franco Cover Photo Portrait

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0995

Condition: Fair


Pages 849-894. Features: Cover photo of Gen. Franco; Photo of G. A. D. Ogilvie-Forbes, the British charg? d'affaires in Madrid; Photo of Don Francisco Largo Caballero, Prime Minister of Spain; Photo of Spanish boys drilling as "Arrows" (the equivalent of the Italian Balilla) at Burgos; Two pages of graphic photos entitled The Battle for Madrid - the capital of Spain as the converging point of the Civil War; Two pages of photos entitled In the Madrid Sector - Gen. Franco's redoubtable troops - Moors, Legionnaires, and other insurgent forces superior to their enemies in tactics; Book re... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, April (Apr. 25), 1964 - The Aswan High Dam

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1202

Condition: Good


Pages 629-668 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Nice one-page colour photo ad for Holland-America line; One-page ad for the Daimler 2 1/2 Litre V8 Saloon; Great one-page colour photo ad for the MG Midget, Mk II sports convertible (red); Cover photo portrait of the Queen Mother presenting badminton trophy to Capt. J. R. Templer; Photo of the international conference on the problem of sanctions against South Africa at Friends' House, London; Photo of commissioning ceremony of the new tribal class frigate 'Zulu'; Photo of the first of three new car ferries for the Western Isles, 'Hebrides", pas... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, June 13, 1942 - Cologne Devastated By 1,000 British Bombers

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4658

Condition: Good


Pages 673-700. Features: Cover Photo-Portrait of General Neil Ritchie Holding Press Conference Near Tobruk; Soldiers of Free France form the "Phantom" Garrison of Bir Hakeim - six photos; Searching for victim after explosion near the Elephant and Castle; Photo of repatriated prisoners from Italy at military hospital in England; Photo of salvaging of the "Normandie", now called the U.S.S. "Lafayette"; Photo of ceremony handing the H.H.M.S. "Pindus" to the Greek Navy; Photo of starfish-shaped barrage balloon; 150th Anniversary of Captain George Vancouver's landin... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, January 17, 1948: Jerusalem under the Horror of Daily Bloodshed

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0978

Condition: Good


Pages 57-84. Features: Front cover photo of model of the new House of Commons; Photos of personalities of the week include Richard Tauber, Lord Trefgarne, Dr. Groza, Mrs. Anna Pauker, Sir Arthur Fforde, Sir Miles Thomas, the crew of the Penlee lifeboat, the former ruler of Rumania in exile -ex-King Michael with his mother, Queen Helen, at Lausanne, Maj. Gen. N. Cantlie, Dame Anne Laughlin, Sir Donald Cameron, Salih Jabr; Two pages of photos with map illustrate the daily bloodshed visited upon Jerusalem, including the bombed-out Semiramis Hotel; Book review of "No Dishonourable Name", ... View more info

People of the Valley: Twin Valleys Community

By: Bullied, George J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Wardsville, ON, Twin Valleys Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83700792

Condition: Good


230 pages. A blueprint for a vibrant, meaninful life-style, just as it was created with challenge and joy at Canada's most remarkable educational commune. Twin Valleys is a spiritually-based educational commune. First few pages loosening. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post Magazine, December 10, 1949 - God Won't Stay Underground in Russia / Edward R. Murrow

The Saturday Evening Post Magazine, December 10, 1949 - God Won't Stay Underground in Russia / Edward R. Murrow

By: Byrd, Sigman; Crowe, Cecily Teague; Bosworth, Jim and Allan; Dinesen, Isak; Smith, Lt. Gen. Walter Bedell; Pinkerton, Robert E.; Zolotow, Maurice; and More

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2159

Condition: Good


156 pages. Features: Nice Christmas-theme 1-page color ad for General Electric's 'Daylight Television'; Half-page color Christmas ad for REO deluxe Trimalwan mowers; 2-page color-photo ad for Elgin watches features 'best dressed' Mrs. Mandel of Chicago and James (Jimmy) Stewart, starring in 'Broken Arrow'; Color ad for Knapp Monarch appliances features Claudette Colbert; Nice 1-page color Christmas ad for Eversharp Pens; 2-page color Christmas ad for Bulova watches; Nice 1-page color ad for General brand winter tires; Detroit Cracks Down on Relief Chiselers - article with photos on how Detroi... View more info

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The Casorso Story - A Century of Social History in the Okanagan Valley

By: Casorso, Victor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Okanagan Falls, BC, Rima Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644C8596

Condition: Fair


188 pages plus index. "The centennial history of an immigrant family, telling how it settled into the Canada of the 1880s and the way it was able to contribute to the development of British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. An entrancing account, written with humor and insight, about a very full century in Canada's important Okanagan region." - from back cover. Prior owner's details inside front cover. Above-average wear. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Today's Woman - The Magazine for Today's Homemaker, September (Sept.) 1947 - Mary Augusta Rodgers

Today's Woman - The Magazine for Today's Homemaker, September (Sept.) 1947 - Mary Augusta Rodgers

By: Caspary, Vera; Rich, Carole A.; Miller, Nolan; Klempner, John; Taylor,k Rosemary; Shipp, Cameron; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Publications Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2519

Condition: Fair


148 pages. Features: Charming color-illustrated ad for Alba Nylons inside front cover with gorgeous young lovely standing in tree; DuBarry Success Course ad features Berry Lou Arehart; Out of the Blue - complete novel by Vera Caspary; Is He In the Right Job?; Young Wife in Washington, D.C. - color-photo-illustrated article on author Mary Augusta Rodgers and her family; The Farmington Valley Republican Club; It Happened in Hollywood - How the Censors Cleaned up 'Forever Amber'; Several pages of attractive fashion photos in color and black and white; How Fast Can You Read?; My Life is Different... View more info

Alaska-Yukon Handbook (Moon Handbooks Alaska)

By: Castleman, Deke; Pitcher, Don

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Chico, CA, Moon Travel Handbooks: 1994

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 74506465

ISBN: 1566910161

Condition: Good


1566910161 461 pages including index and suggested reading. Green highlighting in Dawson City section. Moderate wear overall. For those convinced that the last frontier is too far, too costly, too beyond, this book puts the spell of the North within everyone's reach. An excellent reference. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zealand - one of the loneliest jobs in the world; A Night With Pirates - a man's small boat is taken over by pirates in Singapore ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January 1952 - Movie Censorship

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January 1952 - Movie Censorship

By: Clare, John; Robertson, George Hillyard; Katz, Sidney; Moon, Barbara; Allen, Robert Thomas; Frayne, Trent; Bieler, Zoe; Mather, Barry; Braithwaite, Max; MacLeish, Roderick and Diana; and More

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1250

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice full-page two-colour ad for the Allis-Chalmers AD-40 heavy-duty grader; How Doctor Robert (Bob) Greig's family put him through college to become a dentist; Movie Censorship - The Scandal You Take For Granted - Canada's eight censorship boards sometimes ban a film without ever seeing it, and their red tape adds half a million dollars to your theatre tickets annually; Why Jews Don't Get Drunk - scientists are attempting to discover why alcoholism among Jews is twenty times more rare than among some gentile groups; Dinosaur Valley, Alberta - article with colour photos; H... View more info

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Our Golden Heritage (Clearwater, Alberta)

By: Clearwater History Book Committee.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Clearwater History Book Committee: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2059

ISBN: B01CLKTAR0

Condition: Good


B01CLKTAR0 325 pages. Glossary. Family Index. Subject Index. Maps. Many black and white reproductions of archival photos. Provides information on early settlers, organizations, churches, schools, World War veterans, and development and progress in the area up to 1980. Area covered includes the Clearwater Lake, Fifteen Mile Lake, and Long Valley School Districts, plus portions of the Abelein and Wilkinson School Districts, in the south-eastern corner of Alberta. A precious genealogical reference. (Bibliographic Reference: Krotki [2nd Edn] #215) View more info

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The Hills of Home: A History of the Municipality of Thompson (Manitoba)

By: Collins, Ethel; Collins, Zella; Davis, Mrs. James; Edwards, Sarah; Lawson, Mrs. Ingram; Lawson, Mrs. Ralph; McMillan, Mrs. Jack; Orchard, Mrs. E.H.; Roberts, Mrs. Pete; Storey, Mrs. T.B. - The History Committee

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Miami, Manitoba, The History Committee: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G1658

Condition: Fair


578 pages. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. Contains extensive genealogical information on numerous local families. Chapters include: The Landscape Areas; Schools; Churches; Honour Roll; Miami - Sports; Organizations; Township 4, Range 6 W; Thompson 4-5 and Clegg and Ager; Opawaka Post Office; Rosebank; The Village of Miami; 5-6 W; Township 5, Range 7; Thompson Portion of 6-7. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average external wear. Partial lean to spine. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this important local history. Hackett (2) 882. View more info