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Image for Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, June 1951 - Better Ways to Handle Grain

Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, June 1951 - Better Ways to Handle Grain

By: Athanas, Verne; Mayse, Arthur; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2262

Condition: Good


140 pages. Features: The farmer's side of it; Roughage self-feeders cut chores; Poultry dogs; Milk pails for sharecroppers; The plow outbids the sword in Asia; Better ways to handle grain; He hitched his tractor to a star - Forrest Davis of Florida; Legumes that won't 'run out'; Two ounces per acre stops the 'Hoppers' cold; Cane pole or fly rod?; The Conestoga Bells (fiction); The Raiders (part 3 of 4). Ads: Texaco ad with photo of Joe Acosta of Mission, TX and Merle Noble and James Howschultz who farm near Blencoe, IA; Oldsmobile super '88'; Hudson car (beautiful one page in color); Nice on... View more info

Image for Doll Reader Magazine, January 1989 - Dorothy Coleman Tribute

Doll Reader Magazine, January 1989 - Dorothy Coleman Tribute

By: Axe, John; Bahar, Ann; Foulke, Jan; Coleman, E.; Simonelli, Y.; Planton, P.; Brainard, C.; Ackerman; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Hobby House: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3333

Condition: Good


296 pages. Features: Dorothy Coleman Tribute; Wendy Lawton's Marcella and Raggedy Ann; Doll Design Concept of the Year - DOTY Nominees; Pantin; Dolls based on the Fiammingo Head; Francois Duquesnois (Francesco di Fiammingo); A View of Christmas 1875; The Titanic Connection; A Country rag Doll; The Sewing Machine - a miniature marvel; Norah Wellings' Charm Factory - part 1; The Many faces of Santa Claus; Norah Wellings Novelty Dolls; Collecting the small Composition Doll; Six Composition Character Dolls by the American Doll Company - a comparison study; "Little Lulu, I Love You, Lu"; B... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, August (Aug.) 10, 1981 - Japan's High-Tech Challenge

Newsweek Magazine, August (Aug.) 10, 1981 - Japan's High-Tech Challenge

By: Barton, Clare Bishop; Axthelm, Pete; Greenfield, Meg; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4886

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Two-page color-photo ad for the Ford Series 10 tractor, "The World Tractor"; The Tuskegee Airmen Keep on Flying - the 99th Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bomber Group were the only all-black flying units organized by the US Air Force in WWII; Justice Rose Bird of the California Supreme Court; Reagan's War on Drugs - major article with photos, including George Bush Sr. leaning on bales of marijuana; Tax Bill politics in D.C.; A New Look at Child Labor; Jimmy Hoffa Legally Dead; Killenworth Mansion on Long Island - Soviet nest spying on l... View more info

Image for Gems for the Organ, Book 3 (Three): A collection of Original Compositions and Arrangements of Classical  Works

Gems for the Organ, Book 3 (Three): A collection of Original Compositions and Arrangements of Classical Works

By: Best, W.T.; Parker, Horatio W.; Buck, Dudley; Westbrook, W.J.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Bayley & Ferguson: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812G2686

Condition: Good


98 pages. Undated. Appears to be circa 1930s. The second of at least three similar volumes. Oblong 12.5" x 9". Few markings. Binding intact. Average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Collier's, The National Weekly (Magazine), March (Mar.) 13, 1915, Vol. 54, No. 26 - In the German Trenches / General Joseph Joffre

Collier's, The National Weekly (Magazine), March (Mar.) 13, 1915, Vol. 54, No. 26 - In the German Trenches / General Joseph Joffre

By: Beveridge, Albert J.; Lea, Fanny Heaslip; Fitch, George; Bullock, William; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Collier's: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2830

Condition: Fair


Features: Attractive cover illustration of Marshal Joseph Jacques C?saire Joffre of France; Good Year tire ad inside front cover; Elegant one-page ad for The White Company of Cleveland (automaker); Classy one-page ad for Hart Schaffner & Marx clothiers of New York; In the German Trenches - the 2nd of Senator Albert J. Beveridge's articles; By Margarita Trench (fiction by Fannie Heaslip Lea); We Shall Meet, But We Shall Miss Them - article on the 64th Congress; The Fence Breaker (baseball fiction by William Bullock); General Joseph Joffre of France; The Narrow Margin (fiction by Helen Baker Pa... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1961 - Nice Cover Photo of Cy Bourne and Earl Caldwell with Trap Shooting Trophy

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1961 - Nice Cover Photo of Cy Bourne and Earl Caldwell with Trap Shooting Trophy

By: Bickerton, Wes; Worobey, Pete; Sharcott, Margaret; Meade, Ed; Brandlmayr, John

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4187

Condition: Good


26 pages. Features: Mailbag; Caribou From the Clouds - Wes Bickerton and a trip to Francois Lake for Mountain Caribou - article with photos of Harold Daye, Don and Wes Bickerton, and Shorty Innis; Photo of John Shelford receiving award from Game Director Frank Butler; Photo of Rick Lamb; Two nice illustrated ads for Parker-Hale rifles; Spa Lake Rod Smasher - the dry fly demons of the fly hills - article with photo of Al Worobey and his wife fishing on Bolean Lake; Illustrations of how to identify 'exotic' fish by their tails; Salt Water License - if proceeds from these licenses are used prope... View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949 - Women's Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario

The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949 - Women's Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario

By: Brown, Joy; Garner, Hugh; Gray, James; Brott, S.; callaghan, Morley; Cross, A.; Milne, A.A.; Castle, E.; Woodward, G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0023

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Nice ballerina cover art by R. York Wilson; Colour ad for the Parker "51" pen inside front cover; One-page colour recruiting ad for the Canadian Army entitled V.I.P. shows young man in uniform walking on sidewalk; Nice one-page colour ad for the 1949 Monarch car shows a red two-door; Photos of the Sandler's Wells Ballet; One-page colour Waterman's Pen ad presents the Crusader, Stalwart and Dauntless; Excellent photo-illustrated article on the Women's Penitentiary in Kingston; The River (short story); Toronto the Terrible - photo-illustrated article by Hugh Garner; ... View more info

Image for The Wide World  - The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1914, No. 200, Vol. 34 - Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals / Penelope Visits Finland

The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1914, No. 200, Vol. 34 - Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals / Penelope Visits Finland

By: Browne, J.; Heighton, J.; Thomas, T.; Armour, C.; Hollingsworth, F.; Ranee of Sarawak; Fagan, D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0756

Condition: Good


Pages 102-196 pages plus 32 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Mutiny of the "Ziba" (part I) - a brutal captain and mates are murdered by their crew; Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals - great photo-illustrated article on some of the experiences of Captain W. Sinker who for years cruised the South Sea Islands in command of the Melanesian Mission steamer "Southern Cross"; The Rivals - two men were in love with the same lady; The Bluffing of Din Mahomed - a rascally Indian postal worker is brought to justice; The Runaway Train - story from a branch line of the C. and N.W.R.... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 16, 1955 -  The Man With the Coat (Complete in This issue)

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 16, 1955 - The Man With the Coat (Complete in This issue)

By: Callaghan, Morley; Katz, Sidney; Callwood, June; Hutchison, Bruce; MacDonald, David; Frayne, Trent; Trueman, Stuart; et al

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4708

Condition: Good


120 pages. Features: Colour-photo Parker Pen ad inside front cover shows writing on mousetrap; Editorial on the Penticton Vs who have just won the world hockey championship; Fascinating Canadair one-page photo ad entitled "Do We Really Know Where to Face Communism?" shows sparsely-attended church and encourages Canadians to re-affirm their Christian faith to battle Communism; Two-page Rexall ad lists lots of products and their microscopic prices; Nice one-page colour-photo Weston's ad shows stone mason eating lunch; The Man With the Coat - complete story by Morley Callaghan, profusely... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 14, 1957 - How George Washington Lost Canada / Victorian Fashion Photos By Notman

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 14, 1957 - How George Washington Lost Canada / Victorian Fashion Photos By Notman

By: Clare, John; Callwood, June; Stephenson, Bill; Palmer, Tim; Phillips, Alan; Raddall, Thomas H.; Heiney, Donald; Kroetsch, Robert; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4684

Condition: Good


116 pages. Features: Cover illustration of Frobisher, Saskatchewan's Labour Day Border International Field Trials to find the dog best showing form in 'pointing' prairie chickens; Nice colour ad for the Parker 61 pen inside front cover compares it with rockets on the launch pad; One-page colour-photo ad for GE floor cleaner (vacuum) and polisher features kids willingly doing the work while mom relaxes; One page ad for the International Construction Equipment Division features photo of T75 Payscraper being pushed by TD24 Tractor as they build a highway; We're Being Bullied by the Christians; B... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 8, 1956 - Labour Leader Huguette / Johnny Lombardi

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 8, 1956 - Labour Leader Huguette / Johnny Lombardi

By: Cornish, John; Sangster, Dorothy; Katz, Sidney; O'Hagan, Richard; Phillips, Alan; Moon, Barbara; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4689

Condition: Good


124 pages. Features: Cover painting of barber shop in Kemano, B.C.; Nice Christmas ad for Parker Pens inside front cover; Editorial - If Nationalism's okay, it's okay for everybody; Women are not a race apart - opinion piece by Anne Francis; Nice one-page colour-photo ad features inset photo of Dorothy Moreau, Miss Canada 1956; How London Dimmed Liberace's Smile; Nostalgic one-page Christmas-motif ad for Ganong's Delector Chocolates; Electrohome TV ad shows dad babysitting; Two-page colour ad for Schick electric shavers for ladies; From Ottawa - Can politics compete with Howdy Doody?; Panel ... View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, June 1948 - C.D. Howe / Kinsey Feedback

The National Home Monthly Magazine, June 1948 - C.D. Howe / Kinsey Feedback

By: Cross, Austin; Marsh, John; Pitkin, Walter; Brown, Joy; Stewart, Dr. H.; Callaghan, Morley; Parker, D.; Tatham, Julie; Hearson, H.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0017

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Very special colour ad inside front cover for the Parker "51" pen features large handwriting sample of Ernest Hemingway, whose photo appears in upper right corner; Toronto's Roly Curtin operates a dog beauty shop on wheels - photo-illustrated article; Half-page ad for the Canadian Bank of Commerce (CIBC) shows woman with bankbook open; Half-page ad for Canadian General Electric (CGE) portable radios; Hyde Park for Three?; One-page colour ad for Waterman's pens; Nice one-page colour ad for the 1949 Monarch car (green); One-page colour Carling's ad features reproduc... View more info

Image for Sing Along with Gracie Fields - Songbook (Song Book) with Sheet Music for Voice and Piano with Guitar Chords

Sing Along with Gracie Fields - Songbook (Song Book) with Sheet Music for Voice and Piano with Guitar Chords

By: Fields, Gracie; Parker, Ross; Charles, Hughie; Heneker, David; Harper, Jimmy; Haines, Will E.; Connor, Tommie; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Robbins Music Corp.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812G4590

Condition: Good


28 pages. Nice Photo of Gracie Fields on cover. Sentimental tunes from the days of WWII including: There'll Always Be An England; The Thing-Ummy Bob; The Biggest Aspidastra in the World; Out in the Cold, Cold Snow; He's Dead but he Won't Lie Down; I Never Cried So Much in All My Life; Walter! Walter! Lead me to the Altar; In My Little Bottom Drawer; H'Ya Duchess; Honey; Round the Marble Arch; The King's Horses (And the King's Men). Average wear. Binding intact. Prior owner's name and date on front cover. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, February 11, 1945 -  Photos of Target Berlin and Target Tokyo / General Lewis A. Pick

The New York Times Magazine, February 11, 1945 - Photos of Target Berlin and Target Tokyo / General Lewis A. Pick

By: Fosdick, Raymond B.; Schiff, Victor; Price, Byron; Lawrence, W.; Durdin, Tillman; Duffus, R.L.; Markel, H.; Collins, J.; Holt, J.; Castle, M.; Roche, M.; Mackenzie C.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2851

Condition: Good


48 Pages. Features: Cover photo of bombing crew mission debriefing session; Nice one-page color ad for Woodbury film-finish powder features Sonja Henie; Temple radio ad; We must not delay rebuilding the world; Photo of B-17s over the Reich; Photo of Allied infantry and armor fighting along the German Westwall; Dramatic photo of B-29s thundering over Mount Fuji on way to Tokyo; Photo of American troops in landing barges on way to a Pacific Island; Last Fortress of the Nazis - article and photos explain how in the Alps east of Switzerland Hitler's henchmen are expected to make a final stand - i... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1954 - The Crew-Cuts / How Plante and Drapeau Licked the Montreal Underworld

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1954 - The Crew-Cuts / How Plante and Drapeau Licked the Montreal Underworld

By: Fraser, Blair; Johnstone, Ken; Tinker, Frank A.; Bodsworth, Fred; Callwood, June; Croft, Frank; Rosenfeld, Max; O'Hagan, H.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4694

ISBN: B01D6QJFAA

Condition: Good


B01D6QJFAA 116 pages. Features: Lovely Frankline Arbuckle cover art features Santa being photographed in the snow by Karsh while his reindeer look on; Colour ad for the Parker '51' pen inside front cover; One-page Birks Jewellers ad features pricey diamond adornments; One page ad for Canadian General Electric features their Musaphonic radio and also includes the C406, C405, C409, C408 and C625/6; Two-page Recall ad features Christmas gift suggestions - and their 1954 prices!; Sir Winston Churchill reaches eighty; Jordan is Britain's Anti-Britihs Ally; Lovely two-page colour ad for the Chrysle... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan.) 1938 - Vancouver's Junior G-Men / London's Famous Underground

National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan.) 1938 - Vancouver's Junior G-Men / London's Famous Underground

By: Gribble, L.; Luther, M.; batten, H.; Christie, Agathat.; Watson, W.; Sapera, M.; Dickie, F.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4827

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice cover illustration of lady on red background; Nice colour-photo ad for Swift's Premium bacon inside front cover; Brief news items include The Ledger of Life, A Good Resolution, The Glow of True Happiness, We are Mostly All Strangers, and Improved Seeing and Knowing; Nice one-page ad for two new Ford V-8 cars for 1938, the Standard Ford V-8 Tudor and the De Luxe Ford V-8 Fordor; Editorials touch on - The Farmer and the Income Tax, Fascist Influence in the New World, Sources of Wealth, and World Trade; Attractively illustrated one-page McLaughlin Buick ad features a blu... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, June 15, 1951 - Haig-Brown Feature and "If The Russians Attack Canada"

Maclean's Magazine, June 15, 1951 - Haig-Brown Feature and "If The Russians Attack Canada"

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick; et al

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827C7257

Condition: Good


Cover Painting by William Winter shows a joyous last day of school. Features: Colour photo Studebaker Commander V-8 ad inside front cover; Nice colour ad for George Weston Limited shows bride-to-be with family; Spyglass on Sweden - the Welfare State; If the Russians Attack Canada - article with photos and interesting map of likeliest Canadian targets; Wide Open, Excellency, by Lesley Holmes; How the Stock Crooks Operate, by Fred Bodsworth - how the 'blower boys' peddle worthless stocks via long-distance phone; The Long Ordeal of Mrs. Tak Sook Kyun - the Korean War has taken her home near the ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 December (Dec.), 1949 - Antoine Rivard / How Books are Banned / Painless Parker, The Outlaw Dentist

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 December (Dec.), 1949 - Antoine Rivard / How Books are Banned / Painless Parker, The Outlaw Dentist

By: Harrington, Richard; Davidson, Peter; Hamilton, Frank; Gun, Neri E.; Largo, John; Ernst, Paul; Howarth, Jean; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2464

Condition: Fair


60 pages. Features: Cover illustration of city winter scene with girls holding dolls out windows; GE radio ad; Painless Parker - This outlaw dentist has a staff of 800, of whom 250 are dentists; We Went Baby-Hunting in the Arctice - Richard (Dick) Harrington mushed his cameras 1000 miles across the top of the world; Blow the Horn for Christmas (fiction); The Ship That Was Cursed - The Great Eastern steamed with dread and disaster across the North Atlantic nearly a century ago, built by Isambard Brunel; The Beauty and the Boarder - Part 2 of the story of Antoine Rivard, famous criminal lawyer;... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, December 22, 1952 - Cover Illustration of Artist John Falter

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, December 22, 1952 - Cover Illustration of Artist John Falter

By: Hazlitt, Henry; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3318

Condition: Fair


76 pages. Features: Boeing photo ad features experimental military equipment powered by gas turbines; Korea Controversy; Ike's Patronage Problems; Senator Styles Bridges says "Atomize Foe if we Must"; High feelings in High Court on Dixie School Segregation; Investigations - Red Front Funds; Korean War coverage; Color ad for General Tires; Nice two-page color ad for National Steel; Fairbanks-Morse color ad highlights New Orleans; Riots and Riches in North Africa - many troubles beset France; Indo-China setback; White defiance in South Africa; Photo of Sweden's Greta Hoffstrom who now a... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1954, Outfit 284 - Early Northern Surgeons / Rae's Franklin Relics / Rae's Arctic Correspondence

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1954, Outfit 284 - Early Northern Surgeons / Rae's Franklin Relics / Rae's Arctic Correspondence

By: Hewlett, A.; Nesbitt, J.; Simpson, F.; Ellis, F.; Mitchell, R.; Kerr, R.; Wallace, R.; Bird, J. & M.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0488

Condition: Good


58 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: France on the Prairies; Potlatch in the Park - photo-illustrated article on potlatch held in new Kwakiutl house built in Victoria's Thunderbird Park; Journey for Frances - 2nd instalment of Mrs. George Simpson's canoe journey of 1930 through two of the Great Lakes and on to the post later named Fort Frances; Wings Across Greenland - between 1928 and 1931 Parker D. (Shorty) Cramer made three attempts to fly across the Atlantic by way of northern Quebec and Greenland - photo-illustrated article; Early... View more info