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Hedda Morrison's Hong Kong 1946

By: N/A

Price: $595.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 541H1447

ISBN: B00PE3B7JG

Condition: Fine


B00PE3B7JG 142 pages. Text in English and Chinese. An abridged edition of "Hedda Morrison's Hong Kong, Photographs & Impressions 1946-47" published by Hong Kong University Press. "In September 1946, when Hedda Morrison reached Hong Kong, it remained little changed from decades earlier. Acclaimed for her images of China taken in the 1930s and 1940s, she delighted in recording the patterns of everyday life. Now, captivated by Hong Kong and its people, she embraced the colony's diversity. For six months, cameras in hand, she roamed its districts, streets, coasts and valleys. Th... View more info

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Cooking the Modern Way with Gibson Kookall Automatic Electric Range

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Greenville, Michigan, Gibson Refrigerator Company: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 747H1186

ISBN: B000I3YB0E

Condition: Fair


B000I3YB0E 64 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Black and white photos. Possibly a reprint of a 1946 edition. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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McCall Needlework, Spring-Summer, 1955

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, McCall Corporation: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1106

ISBN: B005LOOX80

Condition: Good


B005LOOX80 104 pages. Transfer pattern No. 1946 on cover. 63 Knitting and Crochet items. 28 Crafts projects. Average wear. A pleasing vintage copy. View more info

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Woman's Home Companion Cook Book

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 755H4298

ISBN: B00WYCONNC

Condition: Fair


B00WYCONNC This copy is a vintage 1946 reprint of the 1942 first edition. 951 pages. Index. Occasional colour and black and white photos. "Every one of the 2,600 recipes in this book was either originated or thoroughly tested in the Companion's Home Service kitchens before it earned its place in this book." - Introduction. Covers the full spectrum of American cookery circa WWII. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling through respectful use. Binding aging but intact. A worthy copy of this beloved kitchen keepsake. View more info

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Gouzenko Transcripts

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Breakthrough Pub Co: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 649A0029

ISBN: 0888790694

Condition: Fair


0888790694 346 pages. Circa 1980s. "The editors sifted through 6,000 pages of the original Royal Commission report to produce this fascinating insight into the nature of espionage and the motives that led respected Canadians to betray their country's oath of secrecy. Reveals the full extent of Igor Gouzenko's testimony, and radically alters the existing information and opinions about the trial and about Gouzenko from previous books." - from back cover. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Half-title page removed. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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OPERATIONS CROSSROAD. The Official Pictorial Record. by (no author) (1946-05-03)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 515H4256

ISBN: B01F7XHKDE

Condition: Good


B01F7XHKDE 224 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos complete with informative supporting text. Endpapers illustrated with aerial illustrations of mushroom cloud. "Documents how 42,000 men - civilians and servicemen, conducted a gigantic experiment, that of examing the effect of an atomic bomb on a fleet of naval vessels. The testing was performed at Bikini Atoll in 1946 and required the relocation of many local residents." - paraphrased from Foreword. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding a little tender but intact. Dust jacket not included. A sound v... View more info

Fre Themsen Til Tana... 1946-1952

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Vidarforlaget A/S: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74100920

ISBN: 8290016603

Condition: Fine


8290016603 94 pages. Written in Norwegian. Includes black and white photographs. Book is clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket shows light wear. View more info

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AC/DC back in black folio/songbook-1980

By: ac/dc

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H1380

ISBN: B00H0O15ZI

Condition: Good


B00H0O15ZI 32 pages. Includes back page photo of and memorial to the recently departed Bon Scott, 1946-1980, plus several page of photos and information about the current band members. Provides lyrics and melody sheet music for all ten songs from their Back in Black album: Back in Black; Given the Dog a Bone; Have a Drink on Me; Hells Bells; Let Me Put My Love Into You; Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution; Shake a Leg; Shoot To Thrill; What Do You Do for Money Honey; You Shook Me All Night Long. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound first edition copy of this fantastic AC/DC me... View more info

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Hillman Minx 1946 Models and the 1946 Hillman Ten Estate Car Workshop Manual

By: Anon.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Coventry, England, The Hillman Motor Car Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 638H3102

ISBN: B00DD32VFI

Condition: Fair


B00DD32VFI Printed upon glossy stock. Generously illustrated in black and white. Fold-out lubrication and maintenance chart inside back board. Multiple paginations - approx. 1.6cm thick. Provides a highly-detailed treatment with chapters on: Bonnet, Front Wings and Radiator; Engine; Fuel System; Clutch; Gearbox; Propeller Shaft; Front Axle and Suspension; Rear Axle and Suspension; Shock Dampers; Steering; Brakes; Tyres, Electrical System; Body and Underframe Unit - Maintenance and Accident Repairs; Oil Seals and Taper Roller Bearings. Above-average wear and soiling. Binding intact. Mino... View more info

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Collier's Magazine, August 3, 1946 - Who is a Negro? / Henry Kaiser / Ann Curtis Cover Photo

By: Asbury, Herbert; Matthews, Herbert L.; Sawin, C.L.; Scholefield, R.S.; Velie, Lester; Colby, Stoddard B.; Edwin Lanham; Waldron, Jonathan G.; Polonsky, Abraham; Ross, Leonard; Beauchamp, D.; Dryer, Bernard

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Crowell-Collier: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1859

Condition: Good


74 pages. Fiction: Straw Hat Circuit; Candlelight and Salt Pork; A Little Fire; Sleep, My Love (part 2 of 5); The Wonderful Race at Rimrock; Come Back, Come Back. Articles: Who is a Negro - the problem of lightskin colored folks who pass as whites; St. George and the Marxian Dragon - a report on the first year of Britain's experiment in socialism; All-America Water Queens - The A.A.U. picks a team of the nation's 14 best girl swimmers; What George Bernard Shaw thinks at Ninety; The Truth About Henry Kaiser - this, part 2 of 3, deals chiefly with his invasion of the automobile industry; The S... View more info

The Twilight Struggle: Tales of the Cold War

By: Attwood, William

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins: 1987

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 73406411

ISBN: 0060390689

Condition: Very Good


0060390689 433 pages. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper. Author has covered the world since 1946; his career has thus spanned four decades of the cold war. As an American Ambassador in two countries and at the U.N., as an editor of Look, as publisher of Newsday, and as a foreign correspondent for other publications, he has kept close to the principal events and personalities of his time. Now, he has created this uniquely intimate history of the cold war, from Churchill at Fulton, Missouri to Reagan at Reykjavik. View more info

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Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, February 25, 1946: Ickes Cover Photo

By: Auslander, Jospeh; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3308

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Attractive one-page color ad for Dodge Trucks features bright yellow moving van; Seattle's worst earthquake in history; Mrs. Helen Douglas Mankin wins Atlanta's Negro vote; Color ad for General Tire features well-dressed lady with lots of luggage being helped by black porter; Classy color ad for the Farnsworth Television and radio Corporation; Two-page poem commemorates the first anniversary of the Iwo Jima battle; Canadian exposure of spy ring turns doubting eyes on Russia - major article with photo; Nice one-page ad for the Banff Springs Hotel; Attractive color ad for F... View more info

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Railway Signaling Magazine, September 1946

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Chicago, Simmons-Boardman: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556C9979

Condition: Fair


pages 565-628. Features: Reverse Running on the Pennsylvania - on 226 miles of track between New York and Washington certain sections of track... are signaled for train movements in both directions; S.P.&S. installs all-relay interlocking; Regulated Track Circuit - automatically regulates a D.C. track circuit; Interlocking on the Grand Trunk - all-relay plant eliminates train stops at a crossing with the New York Central; Rio Grande Installs Radio to Improve Through Freight Service - improving a 576 mile section between Denver and Salt Lake City; New Signal Control Line Circuits in Centralize... View more info

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Baldwin (Locomotives), Second Quarter, 1946

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Baldwin Locomotive Works (BLW): 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556G0011

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: A Message from Baldwin; The Pennsylvania Railroad Company Centenary - article with illustrations of the many locomotives which have served it; World's Largest Plate Mill - Lukens Steel Company - illustrated article; Baldwin Steam Trams in New Zealand; Just Pictures; Special Delivery - amazing photos and captions describe the job of the Messenger, whose job it was to deliver new locomotives from plant to customer; The Second Nisqually Power Development - La Grande Power House near Tacoma, WA - great photos and article; A Veteran Returns - the tanker USS Kaloli returns from ... View more info

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Tashme: A Japanese Relocation Centre, 1942-1946

By: Awmack, Winifred J.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713H1048

Condition: Good


iv, 87 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. "I have written this booklet because I have found so many people know almost nothing about the evacuation of the Japanese Canadian people from the west coast during the war. At the coast, after Pearl Harbor, a Japanese family might be living next door to you and a few days later they were gone and no one knew where, particularly after they left the exhibition buildings in Vancouver. I feel sorry this story has to be told, in part, so that such a thing does not happen to any other group of people in this country. Tashme was establish... View more info

Image for The Magazine Antiques, February (Feb.) 1946, Vol. XLIX, No. 2 - Seventeenth-Century Window Lights / A Note on Emanuel Leutze

The Magazine Antiques, February (Feb.) 1946, Vol. XLIX, No. 2 - Seventeenth-Century Window Lights / A Note on Emanuel Leutze

By: Bailey, Worth; Tanner, D. Barrett; Waterman, Thomas Tileston; Norman-Wilcox, G.; Cowdrey, B.; Blake, C.; Cutten, G.B.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Editorial Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0933

Condition: Fair


Pages 73-136. Features: Cover illustration of carved panel from 1600's oak chest; Needlework portrait of George Washington; Accent on Washingtoniana - The Yale-de Lancey Kountze Collection at Mount Vernon; Burnap Collection of English Pottery - Part 1; Seventeenth-century Window Lights; Antiques in California - a Record of a Loan Exhibition; A Note on Emanuel Leutze; A Battle Painting; American Silver Tongs - from the collection of Francis M. Rosenfeld; A Cross-Section of Valentineship, 1946, 1846, 1746; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Covers loose but present. Above-average wear. No... View more info

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Collier's Magazine, August 24, 1946 - The Roosevelt I Knew

By: Bender, John; Potts, Jean; Lanham, Edwin; Blassingame, Wyatt; Ross, Leonard Q.; Martin, A.E.; Perkins, Frances; Eden, Anthony; McConnaughey, James; Irwin, Elizabeth; Paris, Leonard; Williams, Gurney; Worden, Helen; Bartlett, Arthur; De Zayas, George

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Crowell-Collier: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1861

Condition: Good


82 pages. Fiction: Leader of the Band; The Other Woman; The Senator was Indiscreet; The Reformer; Sleep, My Love; Callaghan's Miracle. Articles: The Roosevelt I Knew (part 1); No War with Russia; Just Swing the Club Head - Golf Pro Ernest Jones; Why Teachers Quit School; Bermuda - Tourist Paradise; Dowager Queen - Mrs. Twombly; Everyone catches a fish at this lake near Azusa, CA; Color photo aboard a luxuriously appointed C-47 (DC-3) designed by Raymond Loewy; One Year After V-J Day. Ads include: Eveready Batteries; Philco record players; Santa Fe Railroad; *Fantastic* Wurlitzer Juke Box a... View more info

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Davidson of Manitoba;: Cancer pioneer

By: Bishop, Gurney

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, L. and N. Bishop: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 525H4564

ISBN: 0900171014

Condition: Good


0900171014 187 pages. Index. Eight black and white photographic plates. Doctor John Ralston Davidson [1870-1948] developed a treatment which, in his opinion and that of many patients, succeeded in arresting cancers. Originally penned in 1946, this work was not published until 1974, long after Dr. Davidson had passed. "I feel that the passage of time has enhanced, not diminished, his claim to an honoured place in the history of medical science. Our debt to his line of thought, while still largely unacknowledged, is shown by the fact that many of his ideas, which seemed so startlingly ... View more info

Behind the Embassy Door: Canada, Clinton, and Quebec

By: Blanchard, James

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 41601883

ISBN: 0771014783

Condition: Fine


0771014783 300 pages including index. An insider's view of politics and diplomacy at one of the most crucial periods in the history of U.S.-Canada relations. An extraordinary account of how international relations are conducted at the highest level. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Price-clipped. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for The Magazine Antiques, September (Sept.) 1946, Vol. L, No. 3 - The Poker Drawings of Ball-Hughes / Brass Tobacco Boxes

The Magazine Antiques, September (Sept.) 1946, Vol. L, No. 3 - The Poker Drawings of Ball-Hughes / Brass Tobacco Boxes

By: Born, Wolfgang; MacFarlane, Janet R.; Graham, John M. II; Sheehan, Robert S.; Shaw, Charles G.; Cole, Gertrude S.; Lovejoy, E.D.; McClinton, K.M.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New York, Editorial Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0932

Condition: Good


Pages 129-196. Features: Cover illustration of design adapted from 19th-century printing blocks; An 18th-century writing sheet; Notes on Still-Life Paintings in America; The Farmers' Museum - in Cooperstown, New York;; The Furniture Collection of Mrs. John H. Harwood; A Bonnin and Morris Sweetmeat Dish; Belleek Porcelain; A Metropolitan Antique; Some American Cameo Portraitists; Living with Antiques - The Norfolk Home of Aubrey G. Bailey; The Poker Drawings of Ball-Hughes; Brass Tobacco Boxes; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Archival tape repair to base of sp... View more info