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Image for Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8443

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Scotty's Fantastic Trip - record run from Los Angeles to Chicago on the Santa Fe, chartered by Death Valley Scotty in 1905; Memories of Frisco Steam - some of the most beautiful locomotives in the country; Farewell, GM&O (Gulf, Mobile & Ohio) - merger spells the end; Rio Grande on the Run - Utah's Wasatch Range offers quite a barrier to the D&RGW's run to the west; Steam at Christchurch; Commuting in British Columbia - great article with map and colour photos; Guide to Night Photography; Through Illinois on the Locals; Little Dumpy Steams Again - restoration of a locomotiv... View more info

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Nutshell News Magazine, September 1991- Barbara Raheb's Volumes of Talent!

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Kalmbach: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127C9169

Condition: Very Good


Features: The London Dolls House Festival; Miniature Mysteries - Unknown Collectables; Classics in Miniature - Barbara Raheb's Books; The Binders' Hobby; Wendy Allin Strives for Sweet Perfection; Edgar Schmidt scales his Old World talent into new dimensions; The Tourist Cabin Bath; The Thomas Jefferson State Reception Room; Claycrafting - a toddler toy; Microcrafting - making lights; Figure Sculpting IV - watch the figure; Along the Mall IX - A Beauty Salon; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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Gramophone Magazine, February (Feb.) 1989 - Mitsuko Uchida Cover Photo

By: Mutter, Anne-Sophie; Humphreys, Ivor; Fanning, David J.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Great Britain, General Gramophone Publications Ltd.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0656

Condition: Good


Pages 1255-1382. Features: Mitsuko Uchida - new recordings of Chopin and Mozart on Philips Classics; The Hilliard Ensemble on Recording Arvo Part; Claudio Abbado in Vienna - Berg's "Wozzeck" and the Schubert Symphonies reviewed; Anne - Sophie Muuer Plays Lutoslawski - an interview; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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The Principles and Practice of Medicine - Designed for the Use of Practitioners And Students of Medicine

By: Osler, William M.D.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: USA, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 835G1113

Condition: Good


1079 pages. Index. Beautifully bound in top grade navy cowhide with endleaves of ivory fabric moire. Edges gilded and covers brass-die stamped in 22-karat gold. Adorned with gilt lettering and decorations. Undated but we believe printing date was circa 1978. Reprint of the 1892 first edition. Unmarked. Moderate wear and soiling. Binding sound. Some evidence of moisture exposure to bottom edge. A quality copy of this handsome work. View more info

Image for The Packard Cormorant, Fourth (4th) Quarter 2015 - The International Magazine of Packard Automobile Classics, Number 161 - 1930 Standard Eight 733 Cover Photo

The Packard Cormorant, Fourth (4th) Quarter 2015 - The International Magazine of Packard Automobile Classics, Number 161 - 1930 Standard Eight 733 Cover Photo

By: Pachl, Jeff; Perschbacher, Gerald; Wismer III, Frank; Blond, Stuart R.; Morse, George; Perrow, Art

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, The Packard Club, Packard Automobile Classics (PAC): 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2550

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Truth in Advertising - Packard's Moment of Doubt Revealed!; A Look at the Competition; Presidential Aura - Harry Truman's Presidential Packard; Home from the "Green Zone" - My 1930 Packard 733 Club Sedan; The Simone Foundation Museum; Custom Bodies on Packard Chassis - from the Packard Magazine, Spring 1926; The Automotive Legacy of John B. Judkins; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Illustrated in color and black and white. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

American Orchid Society Bulletin - February, 1977 Vol. 46 No. 2

By: Peterson, Richard: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33107095

Condition: Very Good


Features: Dendrobium loddigesii 'Malvern', CCM/AOS; A Different Greenhouse - The New Grower - 2; The Bifoliate Cattleyas of Brazil - The Granulosae; Conserving Indian Orchids; Eulophidium, Eulophia and the Former Genus Lissochilus - Collector'e Item; A Visit to Asociacion Guatemalteca de Orquideologia; The Culture of the brachypetalum Section of Paphiopedilum; Reichenbachia - Classics of Orchid Literature; Effects of Media and Supplementary Micro Element Fertilization on Growth and Chemical Composition of Cattleya. Very light wear and rubbing. View more info

American Orchid Society Bulletin - October 1975, Vol.44 No. 10

By: Peterson, Richard: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33107043

Condition: Very Good


96 pages. Features: Some orchids of Southwestern Goias, Brazil; Neomoorea irrorata - Perseverance with an Orchid Species; Paphiopedilum spicerianum; Orchids, Their Care and Management - Classics of Orchid Literature; A litter to Orchid Conservationists; C.H. Lankester and Two African Aerangis; Red spider Controlledd in a Cymbidium Nursery; The Orange blossom Orchid - sarochilus falcatus; Wardian Case Culture; Neomoorea Irrorata - Collector's item; Do Orchid Leaves Photorespire?; Help! Basic Orchid Culture - 10. Lovely copy. View more info

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Trains Magazine - The Magazine of Railroading, January 1962: Locomoties - What's New for 1962

By: Pinkepank, Jerry; Ferrell, Mallory Hope; Morgan, David P.; Jaques, F.L.; Entringer, Rosemary

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Kalmbach: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2660

Condition: Good


58 pages. Features: News photos; Steam News photos; Four for the NRHS; West Side Lumber - last run out of Tuolumne, California; On its Second Attempt the EJ&S Finally Quit; - Crossing over Jordan; The Graham County Railroad - past and present; Deciphering what's doing these days in dieseldom - DL-721, GP30, KM 4000, U25B, etc.; Firelight on the Sky - My Experience as a Fireman (1); Camelback Classics - from the camera and collection of George M. Heart; Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Distinguished Classics of Reference Publishing

By: Rettig, James

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Greenwood: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 333A1537

ISBN: 0897746406

Condition: Good


0897746406 356 pages. Index. Moderate wear. Usual library markings. Tight and square. Front free endpaper removed. A sound working copy. View more info

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Log Houses: Canadian Classics

By: Richard Skinulis; Boston Mills Pr; Peter Christopher

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Boston Mills Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 122A7052

ISBN: 1550460994

Condition: Fair


1550460994 118 pages. "Canadians have restored and hand-crafted some of the most beautiful log houses in the world, and many of the finest and most interesting are presented in this remarkable book, which features photographs by Peter Christopher, one of Canada's top photographers, and an insightful look at historic and modern log building techniques by Richard Skinulis, co-author of The Complete Log House Book." - from dust jacket. Heavily worn former library copy with usual markings. Reading copy only. View more info

Image for Gramophone Magazine, April (Apr.) 1989 - Andrew Litton Cover Photo

Gramophone Magazine, April (Apr.) 1989 - Andrew Litton Cover Photo

By: Scherer, Barrymore; Steane, John; et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Great Britain, General Gramophone Publications Ltd.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0655

Condition: Good


Pages 1547-1690. Features: Andrew Litton conducts Tschaikovsky and Shostakovich Symphonies for Virgin Classics; Roger Norrington talks about Beethoven and Berlioz on period instruments; Interviews with Peter Donohoe and Melvyn Tan; Seiji Ozawa conducts Richard Strauss's "Elektra"; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Battleships at War! - A Dramatic Review of the Super-Dreadnoughts & Battle-Cruisers of World War Two: Volume 1 1989

By: Schnepf, Edwin: Editor

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge Publications: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16103668

Condition: Good


130 pages. Sea Classics Special: 100 Years of the Battleship. Magazine format. Archival black and white photography throughout. Features include: The Bull of Scapa Flow - the Sinking of the Royal Oak; Battleship Losses of World War Two; Japan's Mighty Kongos; The American Dreadnought - 1890-1916; The Death of Force 'Z'; Battleship Shoot-out at Guadalcanal; The Fleet that Rose From the Ashes; Operation 'Cerberus' - the escape of Hitler's navy; Still Steaming 'in harms way' - the Iowas of Today's Navy; U.S. Navy Battleship Directory; For all the World to see - the new Mexico Class BBs; HMS W... View more info

Modern Cosmology (Cambridge Science Classics)

By: Sciama, D. W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 35409390

ISBN: 052108069X

Condition: Good


052108069X 214 pages including index. Describes the major components of the universe as they are know today: the stars, galaxies, radio-galaxies and quasi-stellar objects. Discusses in detail the red shift of the lines in their optical spectra, which leads to the idea that the universe is expanding. Second half of book discusses the discovery and significance of the 3 K microwave radiation, its relation to the hot big bang and the helium problem, to cosmic high energy processes and to questions of isotropy. Moderate wear and leaning to spine. Highlighting and some markings to text. Dust ... View more info

Image for Shefte's Rapid Course in Modern Piano Playing - Book 2 (Two) for Students with a Fair Knowledge of Music

Shefte's Rapid Course in Modern Piano Playing - Book 2 (Two) for Students with a Fair Knowledge of Music

By: Shefte, Art

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Forster Music Pub. Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812G1846

Condition: Fair


80 pages. "A rapid system for those who wish to play popular music in the shortest possible time and also for forming an excellent foundation for those who wish to pursue the classics." - from front cover. Above-average but not excessive wear. Minimal markings to contents. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Dracula (Horror Classics)

By: Stoker, Bram

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Loughborough, England, Ladybird Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25307660

ISBN: 0721408125

Condition: Very Good


0721408125 51 pages. A child's rendition of this most famous work. Unmarked and very lightly worn in glossy colour boards. View more info

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Supertramp - Even in the Quietest Moments: Songbook (Song Book)

By: Supertramp, Rick Davies, Roger Hodgson, Dougie Thomson, Bob C. Benberg, John Anthony Helliwell

Price: $399.95

Publisher: USA, Almo Publications: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 848G0860

Condition: Good


60 pages. Eight pages of colour photos of the band. Includes sheet music for voice and piano with guitar chords for these songs: Babaji; Downstream; Even in the Quietest Moments; Fool's Overture; From Now On; Give a Little Bit; Lover Boy. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average external wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this rare vintage songbook which contains several timeless Supertramp classics. View more info

Image for American Artist Magazine, May 1949 - Viktor Schreckengost / Federico Castellon

American Artist Magazine, May 1949 - Viktor Schreckengost / Federico Castellon

By: Taubes, Frederic; Salpeter, Harry; Hurst, Earl Oliver; Grafly, Dorothy; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Watson-Guptill Publications, Inc.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2631

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Federico Castellon; The Classics in New Dress; Giants in the World of Prints; The Taubes Page; Dealers and Debuts; Meet the Men Who Buy Your Work; Pattern for Success; Viktor Schreckengost - Sculptor of Form in Space; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Pilot's Summer - An R.A.F. Diary

Pilot's Summer - An R.A.F. Diary

By: Tredrey, Frank D.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: London, Duckworth: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761A9581

Condition: Good


236 pages. Several black and white photographic plates. "Squadron-Leader Tredrey takes the reader with him day-by-day through a three-month's course at the Central Flying School, where R.A.F. instructors are themselves instructed in the 'patter' which they have to hand out to their pupils later on. A book of this kind which conveys so exactly the pilot's own sensations and enthusiasms easily earns its place among the classics of flying." - from back flap of dust jacket which is laid inside back cover. Contents clean and unmarked. Average wear and soiling externally. Binding sound... View more info

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Absentee ownership and business enterprise in recent times;: The case of America (Reprints of economic classics)

By: Veblen, Thorstein

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, A. M. Kelley, bookseller: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324H2089

ISBN: B0006BLJHG

Condition: Good


B0006BLJHG 445 pages. Reprint of the 1923 first edition. "An inquiry into the economic situation as it has taken shape during the twentieth century, particularly as exemplified in the case of America." - from Preface. Usual library markings, otherwise contents clean and unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding sound. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Fatherland - Fair Play for Germany and Austria-Hungary, June 16th, 1915

The Fatherland - Fair Play for Germany and Austria-Hungary, June 16th, 1915

By: Viereck, George Sylvester: Editor

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International Monthly: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 556G0146

Condition: Good


20 pages. Features: Inside front cover is a full-time page promoting sales of Ladies' World Magazine with this publication; Suppression in Ireland - The True Situation; England or Germany? - Frank Harris; Is it a Scrap of Paper? - E.C. Richardson, Librarian of Princeton University, describes the tremendous injustice of American traffic in arms and ammunition; Paul Rohrbach's War Book; A Guillermo II - a poem to Emperor William by George Sylvester Viereck translated into Spanish; The German Navy, by Frank Koester; England on Hunger Rations - German Submarine Campaign Compels London Board of Tr... View more info