Keyword: 1929

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 121

Image for You'll Find Your Answer In My Eyes Vintage 1929 Sheet Music from the movie Romance of Rio Grande

You'll Find Your Answer In My Eyes Vintage 1929 Sheet Music from the movie Romance of Rio Grande

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 563H4003

ISBN: B005EN3F78

Condition: Fair


B005EN3F78 6 pages. This song featured in the William Fox movie Romance of Rio Grande. Nicely illustrated cover. Sheet music for voice and piano with ukulele chords. Above-average wear. Coverfold taped. Writing on front and back covers. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Poems of a Salvationist

Poems of a Salvationist

By: Arnold, E. Irena

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 751A4590

Condition: Good


160 pages. Gift greetings dated 1929 upon front free endpaper. Somewhat above-average external wear. Lettering worn from backstrip. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Map of Peace River and Grand Prairie District, Alberta, January 1929 - Homesteading Map

Map of Peace River and Grand Prairie District, Alberta, January 1929 - Homesteading Map

By: Artist Not Stated

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Department of the Interior, Government of Canada: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228G1791

Condition: Good


33" x 25" coloured map. "Showing Dominion Lands Vacant. For complete information and regulations governing homestead entry apply to agent at Peace River..." Coal mines, water developed, other minerals, undeveloped minerals, oil and gas wells, power transmission lines and main roads indicated. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent homesteading memento of the Peace River/Grande-Prairie District. View more info

Image for Official History of the Great War, Military Operations: Gallipoli - Volume (Vol.) I and II (1 and 2 / One and Two)

Official History of the Great War, Military Operations: Gallipoli - Volume (Vol.) I and II (1 and 2 / One and Two)

By: Aspinall-Oglander, Br.-General C.F.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H3693

Condition: Fair


Fiirst edition copies of Volumes I and I printed in 1929 and 1932 respectively. xvii, [3], 380; xv, [1], 517 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Fold-out colour maps. Indexes. "Deals with the political events which led to the initiation of the Dardanelles campaign, the naval attacks in February and March, the landings of the Expeditionary Force in April and the fighting at Helles and Anzac during the first fortnight ashore. Vol II completes the story of the campaign, up to and including the final evacuation. Please note: we are not offering the other two volumes which contai... View more info

Image for Brave Beginnings, Canadian Labour 1900 to 1929 - 26 Minute VHS Tape

Brave Beginnings, Canadian Labour 1900 to 1929 - 26 Minute VHS Tape

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, MMP: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168A4921

Condition: Good


VHS video tape with case. Reveals how labour unions evolved in Canada as workers began to organize for greater protection in the workplace. Examines how the concept of solidarity grew between groups of workers across the country when there was still no right to collective bargaining. Documents the beginnings of labour's political influence at the ballot box. Undated. Circa 1990s. Usual library markings. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Hard Times and High Hopes, Canadian Labour 1929-1945, 28 Minute VHS Video Tape

Hard Times and High Hopes, Canadian Labour 1929-1945, 28 Minute VHS Video Tape

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, MMP: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168A4922

Condition: Good


VHS video tape with case. Circa 1990s. Relives how desparation turns to organization. Explores the introduction of the assembly line and the rise of industrial unionism. Follows the changes in unions brought about by the second world war. Usual library markings. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Baldwin Locomotives (Magazine), July 1929

Baldwin Locomotives (Magazine), July 1929

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Baldwin Locomotive Works (BLW): 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556G0016

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: George H. Houston - new President of Baldwin Locomotive Works; Single Expansion Articulated Locomotives - major article with many excellent locomotive photos;;Solving a Maintenance Problem in India - photos of large-scale human labour at work; Recent Locomotives; A New Dynamometer Car for the Northern Pacific Railway - photos and article; The Texas and Pacific Railway - detailed company profile with many photos; Robert W. Weidenbacker - obituary; The Modern Drop Pit Table (bilingual English/Spanish) - superb detailed article with excellent photos; The Commercial Minerals o... View more info

Image for Baldwin Locomotives (Magazine), April (Apr.) 1929

Baldwin Locomotives (Magazine), April (Apr.) 1929

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Baldwin Locomotive Works (BLW): 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556G0017

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Record Breaking Locomotive in the Argentine Republic - The "Big Bus"; A New Baldwin Dynamometer Car for the Central Railway of Brazil - very detailed article with many excellent photos; J. Snowden Bell - Obituary with photo; The St. Louis-San Francisco Railway and its motive power - long article with many great photos; The Modern Clasp Brake - detailed bilingual (English/Spanish) article supported by excellent graphics; The Great Northern Railway's New Cascade Tunnel - informative article and photos of this great engineering achievement; Erecting the New Terminal S... View more info

Image for Terror out of Zion: Irgun Zvai Leumi, LEHI, and the Palestine underground, 1929-1949

Terror out of Zion: Irgun Zvai Leumi, LEHI, and the Palestine underground, 1929-1949

By: Bell, J. Bowyer

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112A0395

ISBN: 0312792050

Condition: Fair


0312792050 374 pages. Index. "Desperate men can commit desperate acts, and for more than 20 years the violent and deadly Irgun were the shock troops of Israeli independence... no deed was too extreme in the pursuit of their goal..." - from dust jacket. Heavily worn. Usual library markings. Worthy reading copy. View more info

Image for Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., May-June 1962 - Duesenberg History Feature

Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., May-June 1962 - Duesenberg History Feature

By: Betts, Charles L. Jr.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc. (AACA): 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 536G1171

Condition: Good


Features: Rochester Duesenberg - The story of the racing car that paved the way for an American Stock Car Record - major article with many archival illustrations including a full-page 1918 ad featuring Eddie Rickenbacher; The ACAA Judging Form; Judging; Thirty Years with Walter P. Chrysler - informative article with illustrations and Chrysler Model and Serial Chart; Restoration of a Rare 1914 Lewis Touring Car; The Roosevelt Story - Built by the Marmon Motor Company beginning in 1929; Rare 1907 Model J. Richmond; Indianapolis 50 Years Ago; Vacation Guide to America's Automobile Museums; Cover ... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

By: Blackburn, E.C. Jr.; Milburn, Lessiter C.; Mankey, W.A.; Johnson, Robert; Scherer, J. Otto; Gassner, Alfred A.; Grosvenor, Graham B.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2477

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Heating, Ventilating and Cooling Aircraft for Passenger Transportation; Recent Improvements in Airplane Structures; Materials in Aircraft Structures; Boeing Production Methods; The Junkers Aero Diesel - a water-cooled, vertical six-in-line operating on the well-known Junkers Opposed-Piston Two-Cycle Principle (article with photos); Aerodynamic Anomalies; Welding Our Air Transport Systems; Seaplane Design; New Aircraft - with photo of Fokker F-32 and more; News of the Industry; Airports and Airways - with photo of the first Saunders Fly-It-Yourself hangar at Fairfax Airport... View more info

WHEN FREEDOM WAS LOST

By: Brown, Lorne

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Black Rose Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41601855

ISBN: 0920057772

Condition: Fine


0920057772 208 pages including footnotes and black and white photographs. Backbreaking work for slave wages in labour camps - that was the government's response to thousands of young men looking for jobs in the Dirty Thirties. This historical account tells the little-known story of the jobless who drifted across the country during the Depression and were drawn into the work camps - offered poor food, mass shelter, and a few pennies a day in exchange for doney work on major government projects. Records the desperation, disillusionment, and rebellion of these welfare inmates, and the repressi... View more info

Image for Air Cooled News, Number 87, March [Mar.] 1983, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 - Passing of Jim Mills

Air Cooled News, Number 87, March [Mar.] 1983, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 - Passing of Jim Mills

By: Byerlee, Ed; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3461

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Passing of Dorothy Gewand and Bruce McKeehan; Passing of Jim Mills; 1929 Franklin Series 130 - To Be or Not To Be, Ed and Denilde Gudat; "Chugg'in-on-Down-South" with the Ocon Family and a 1930 Franklin; Beginner's Luck - Jim Russell Bray and his 1925 Series 11A Coupe; John Burns column on maintenance and restoration - woodworking and adhesives; Happy "79th" to Dutch Kern; Reproduction of vintage Franklin Speedster ad; 1932 Dietrich Speedster Back in the Family, by Sandy Rader; Dave Rock and his 1916 Franklin touring in Zimbabwe; Reproductions of five Frank... View more info

The Military Problems of Canada - A Survey of Defense Policies and Strategic Conditions Past and Present

By: C.P. Stacey

Price: $119.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press/The Canadian Institute of International Affairs: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16103690

Condition: Good


184 pages including index. "At the time when I undertook to write this book, the defence policies of Canada were a matter of greater public interest than perhaps at any previous period in time of peace since the Dominion came into existence in 1867. Today, with the country involved in a new Great War and that war in a critical stage, they command still more attention. This volume is presented as a possible contribution to public information and discussion on the subject... Intended to provide an outline of the history of Canadian defence policy, with emphasis upon the most recent period... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November 1969: Cover Photo of the Boston Bruins' "Cocksure Derek Sanderson"

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November 1969: Cover Photo of the Boston Bruins' "Cocksure Derek Sanderson"

By: Carney, Pat; Ross, Alexander; Shulman, Morton; Tower, Courtney; Ruddy, Jon; Davey, Senator Keith; Fischler, Stan; Edmonds, Alan; McKee, Jon; McLean, Keitha; Tennant, Hal; Harris, Marjorie

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G3407

Condition: Good


116 pages. Features: Fantastic full-page colour-photo ad for Canadian Lord Calvert whisky features Oscar Peterson and Guy Lombardo; Full-page ad for the 1970 Arctic Cat Panther; The Black Gold (Oil) Rush of '69 - drilling for gold in the Canadian Arctic; Could the 1929 Crash Happen Again?; A Hole in the Muskeg with Two Billion Dollars In It - excerpt from Morton Shulman's book about a Texas Gulf Sulphur Co. geologist and his hunch; Derek Sanderson - The Dead-End Kid Who Wants to Be a Superstar - Feature Article with colour photos; Colour Ski-Doo ad; The Violent Death of Paddy Donovan; How to ... View more info

Image for Breakaway - Sheet Music for the Song from Fox Movietown Follies of 1929

Breakaway - Sheet Music for the Song from Fox Movietown Follies of 1929

By: Conrad, Con, Mitchell, Sidney D., Gottler, Archie

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, De Sylva, Brown and Henderson, Inc.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108C8573

Condition: Good


6 pages. Some writing and faint store stamp on nicely illustrated front cover. Moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., March-April 1962 - The World's First Production Car - The Benz "Velo"

Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., March-April 1962 - The World's First Production Car - The Benz "Velo"

By: Cope, E. Stanley P.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc. (AACA): 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 536G1172

Condition: Good


Features: The World's First Production Car - The historic "Velo, a product of Benz's first series production run - a fascinating article with informative illustrations; The Edwardian Peerless - a discussion of the famous racing "Green Dragons" which used the fine Peerless chassis and T head engine from 1906 through 1915 - article with great photos, specs and pre-1915 owners list; E. Stanley P. Cope's 1909 Peerless - major photo feature; A 1909 Petrel "4" Roadster - article with photos; The Story of a Mysterious 1929 Model 626 Packard Eight Special Roadster; AACA Movies; a... View more info

The Anatomy of Poverty: The Condition of the Working Class in Montreal 1897-1929 (Oxford) (The Canadian social history series)

By: Copp, Terry

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16801307

ISBN: 0771022522

Condition: Good


0771022522 192 pages including index. Reconstructs various facets of workers' lives at the turn of the century and analyses how our social and political institutions failed to alleviate their lot. Includes some black and white photographs. Minimal markings and some yellowing to contents. Prior owner's name upon half-title page. Average wear. Good working copy. View more info

Image for The Economics of Inflation: A Study of Currency Depreciation in Post-war Germany, 1914-1923 (Sir Halley Stewart Trust Publications)

The Economics of Inflation: A Study of Currency Depreciation in Post-war Germany, 1914-1923 (Sir Halley Stewart Trust Publications)

By: Costantino Bresciani-Turroni

Price: $799.95

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1953

Edition: Second English Impression

Seller ID: 313A4266

ISBN: B0007ITVFU

Condition: Fair


B0007ITVFU 464 pages. Index. "In the analysis of the causes and effects of the depreciation of the German mark I have used, besides German official publications and economic articles in some of the leading newspapers... personal observations made during a long stay in Germany from 1920 to 1929, first as a member of Berlin staff of the Reparations Commission; than as head of the German Exports Control, which was instituted in 1921 by the Committee of Guarantees; and lastly as economic advisor to the Agent-General of Reparations." - from Preface to the English Edition. Usual library m... View more info

Image for It Was Quite a Performance : The Memoirs of Ron Dalziel

It Was Quite a Performance : The Memoirs of Ron Dalziel

By: Dalziel, Ron

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Canada, Classic Memoirs: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 716C8495

ISBN: 096826820X

Condition: Fine


096826820X 171 pages. "Ron Dalziel came of age in a peried when it was believed that any man in British Columbia could be successful - if he'd just work hard, and take a few chances. Like others of his generation, his confidence in the future of B.C. was subsequently rewarded. For nearly a half century, he fished and logged across central Vancouver Island, and up and down the Georgia Strait. This is the story of the years from the 1940's to the 1980's, and of the successes and failures of one man who embodied the spirit of the period... Presents with good humour an array of interesting... View more info