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Image for The Children's Story of the War (WWI), No. 17 (Seventeen)

The Children's Story of the War (WWI), No. 17 (Seventeen)

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2903

Condition: Good


Pages 65-128. Numerous black and white illustrations and maps. Recommended for use in the public school libraries of British Columbia. Chapters include: Winter fighting in Champagne, the Argonne, and the Vosges; The Submarine Blockade Begins; The Sinking of the "Lusitania"; Stories of Submarines; More Stories of Submarine Warfare; Winter Fighting in Poland and East Prussia; A Battle of the Middle Ages; The Fall of Przemysl; Stories from Eastern Battlefields. Undated but presumably printed circa 1920. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. A quality vintage copy. View more info

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The Children's Story of the War (WWI), No. 18 (Eighteen)

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2904

Condition: Good


Pages 129-192. Black and white illustrations. Recommended for use in the public school libraries of British Columbia. Chapters include: The Battle of Neuve Chapelle; Soldiers' Stories of Neuve Chapelle; The Dardanelles; How We Failed at "The Narrows"; The Story of Hill 60; The Poisonous Cloud. Undated but presumably printed circa 1920. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Salmonid Enhancement Newsletter Vol. III No. 4 1978 - Adams River Tribute to Roderick Haig-Brown

Salmonid Enhancement Newsletter Vol. III No. 4 1978 - Adams River Tribute to Roderick Haig-Brown

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Fisheries and Environment Canada: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H1084

Condition: Good


6 pages. Announces the upcoming dedication of the Roderick Haig-Brown Conservation Area on both sides of the Adams River from its source at Adams Lake to its outlet at Shuswap Lake. Includes map and colour photos. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

Bound Volumes of RTTY and The Lenkurt Demodulator

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $114.66

Publisher: Canada, RTTY: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83102371

Condition: Good


A single thick cirlox bound volume in stiff plastic wraps containing collections of two different publications: The Lenkurt Demodulator - 02/65, 01/65, 12/64, 11/64, 10/64, 9/64, 8/64, 2/64, 1/64, 12/63, 11/63, 10/64, 9/63; and RTTY - 3/63, 2/63, 12/62, 11/62, 10/62, 9/62, 8/62, 7/62, 6/62, 5/62, 4/62, 3/62, 1/62, and 2/62. The Lenkurt Demodulator was published monthly by Lenkurt Electric of Vancouver, British Columbia for individuals interested in multi-channel carrier, microwave radio systems and allied electronic products. RYYT was published by RTTY, Inc. of Pasadena, CA and presented new... View more info

British Columbia Modern History 1740's-1970's: Exhibit Guide

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The Friends of the British Columbia Museum: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41302624

Condition: Good


68 pages. Abundant photography in colour and black and white. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. View more info

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The University of British Columbia Alumni Directory

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The University of British Columbia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A5165

Condition: Very Good


1034 pages. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Hands, Head, Heart - A Closer Walk with George Sawchuk: 22 Minute VHS Tape in Case

Hands, Head, Heart - A Closer Walk with George Sawchuk: 22 Minute VHS Tape in Case

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Haeckel Hill: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128A8525

Condition: Very Good


22 Minute VHS tape in case. "A roughly hewn portrait of self-taught Vancouver Island sculptor and working man, George Sawchuk - Canadian backwoods visionary of outsider art... A trickster in the spirit of Marcel Duchamp, Sawchuk has been combining found objects with British Columbia timber for over 30 years... Avante-garde, anti-art, folk art or degenerate art, George doesn't care what his work is called. He makes it speak for itself." - from case. Unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for 1886-1936: Vancouver's Golden Jubilee - Official Pictorial Souvenir Programme

1886-1936: Vancouver's Golden Jubilee - Official Pictorial Souvenir Programme

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Publisher Not Stated: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 744A9998

Condition: Fair


79 pages. Celabratory work published on the occasion of Vancouver, British Columbia's 50th anniversary. Full of archival illustrations and historical information. Will be of great interest to those who appreciate Vancouver's relatively short yet eventful history. Serves as a stunning contrast to Canada's magnificent present-day gateway to the Pacific. Oblong 9" high by 12" wide. Back cover missing. Above-average but not excessive wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for Deep Water Danger - Nuclear Warships in British Columbia:  VHS Video Tape in Case

Deep Water Danger - Nuclear Warships in British Columbia: VHS Video Tape in Case

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, NCC: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 744A0399

Condition: Fair


Topics include: torpedo testing in Georgia Strait; CFMETR's role in the U.S.'s nuclear submarine industrial-complex; the risk of a nuclear accident; environmental damage from military activity and weapons testing; Collisions between warships and civilian vessels; and more. Running time: 18 minutes. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Worthy working copy. View more info

Image for The Province of British Columbia Centennial Directory: History, Industry, Tourist, Business Listings, Old and New Photographs

The Province of British Columbia Centennial Directory: History, Industry, Tourist, Business Listings, Old and New Photographs

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Western Canadian Directories: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 323A0460

Condition: Fair


A massive tome (weighs over 5 pounds) which presents a delightful, comprehensive and informative cross-section of British Columbia in Canada's Centennial year, 1967. Included are hundreds of nostalgic contemporary advertisements. These ads are grouped geographically, small town by small town, along with information about many dozens of local communities. Reading the descriptions of these towns, viewing their pictures, and perusing the ads is like stepping back in time! Sections are devoted to all aspects of the provincial economy and infrastructure. As the binding is fragile and some page... View more info

Image for Sound Heritage - Volume III, Number 1 (British Columbia Aural History)

Sound Heritage - Volume III, Number 1 (British Columbia Aural History)

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Government of British Columbia: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 323A0520

Condition: Good


41 pages. Average wear. Usual library markings. Sound library binding. ? View more info

Image for The Natural History of Thetis Lake Park Near Victoria, British Columbia

The Natural History of Thetis Lake Park Near Victoria, British Columbia

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Thetis Park Nature Sanctuary Association: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 469A0523

Condition: Fair


38 pages. Above-average wear. Sound library binding with usual markings. Circa 1990? View more info

Image for Beating the Odds: Avalanche Search & Rescue - 48 Minute VHS Video Tape in Case

Beating the Odds: Avalanche Search & Rescue - 48 Minute VHS Video Tape in Case

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Yak: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 642A1357

Condition: Fair


48 Minute VHS video tape in case. "This educational drama was produced for the Canadian Avalanche Association and shot on location in the Cariboo Mountains of British Columbia." - from cover. Usual library wear and markings. View more info

Image for B.C. (British Columbia) Rail - Tumbler Ridge Electrics: 2 Hour VHS Videotape in Case

B.C. (British Columbia) Rail - Tumbler Ridge Electrics: 2 Hour VHS Videotape in Case

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Iron Horse: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 323A1358

Condition: Fair


2 Hour VHS videotape in case. "North America's newest mountain railway was opened in 1984 in British Columbia's western central interior. BC Rail's 50,000 vold electrified Tumbler subdivision starts at Wakely junction at mile 537 on the Chetwynd subdivision. The line travels northeast 82 miles to Quintette mine through some of the most rugged and remote territory where rails have ever been laid." - from cover. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Undated. Circa 1990? View more info

Image for Ocean Odyssey - Vancouver Tug Boat Co. Ltd.

Ocean Odyssey - Vancouver Tug Boat Co. Ltd.

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: North Vancouver, Vancouver Tug Boat Co. Ltd.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 248A1715

Condition: Good


The history of Vancouver Tug Boat Co. Ltd. of North Vancouver, British Columbia. Undated. Appears to be circa 1970s. Colour illustrations and photography. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. Approx. 14 x 12". View more info

Image for Historic Hornby Island - Revised Edition

Historic Hornby Island - Revised Edition

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $59.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Publisher Not Stated: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 326A2614

Condition: Fair


64 pages. Black and white illustrations. A concise yet informative work. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Title page has probably been removed as no publishing nor author details are provided. View more info

Image for Weeds and Their Control - Bulletin No. 106 - Province of British Columbia

Weeds and Their Control - Bulletin No. 106 - Province of British Columbia

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, Province of British Columbia: 1932

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 631A4594

Condition: Good


54 pages. Colour plates. Describes dozens of B.C weeds. Some writing on front cover else unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding sound. View more info

Image for Statutes of the Province of British Columbia Passed in the Third Session of the Fifth Parliament of British Columbia, Begun and Holden at Victoria, on the 31st January, and Ending on the 6th April, 1889

Statutes of the Province of British Columbia Passed in the Third Session of the Fifth Parliament of British Columbia, Begun and Holden at Victoria, on the 31st January, and Ending on the 6th April, 1889

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Victoria BC, Queen's Printer: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 866A4761

Condition: Fair


Public Acts dealing with: Consolidation of the Statutes, Bush Fires, Charitable Associations, Companies, Courts - Official Stenographer, Regulation of Elections, Protection of Game, Jurors, Land Grants, Licenses, Mechanics Liens, Lulu Island (railway purposes), Magistrates, Medicine and Surgery, Minerals other than Coal, Quartz Mines, Municipalities, Probate and Letters of Administration, Canadian Western Central Railway, Columbia and Kootenay Railway, Public Roads, Royal Columbia Hospital, Royal Hospital, Public Schools, Summary Proceedings before Justice of the Peace, Supply, Taxes on Proper... View more info

Image for Dominion School Geography - British Columbia Edition

Dominion School Geography - British Columbia Edition

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, W.J. Gage & Co.: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543A4765

Condition: Fair


304 pages. Nice colour maps interspersed throughout text. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Average wear. Prior owner's details inside front board. Attractive beige cloth-covered boards. A very presentable copy of this charming vintage school text. View more info

Image for Nanaimo - The Story of a City

Nanaimo - The Story of a City

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, BC, Canada, Nanaimo & District Museum Society: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 715A4976

Condition: Good


68 pages. A collection of uncommon historical pictures and their descriptions. Chapters include: First Peoples; Mining; Other Industries; Transportation; People; Buildings and Services; Recreation; Local Government; Military; Development. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Illustrated brown card covers. An excellent overview of the history of this dynamic city. View more info