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Image for The New York Times Magazine, December 15, 1963 - When a Negro is on Trial in the South

The New York Times Magazine, December 15, 1963 - When a Negro is on Trial in the South

By: Acheson, Dean; Hunter, Marjorie; Morris, Richard B.; Graubard, Stephen R.; Galphin, Bruce M.; Willig, John M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4089

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features:. Withdrawal from Europe "An Illustion" - we must have close co-operation with West Germany; Lest Us Reason Together - photo feature on LBJ; Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson (Lady Bird) - article with photo about the public servant without pay; The Muddled Problem of Presidential Succession - which was brought home by the death of JFK; After Five Years, de Gaulle Still Towers; The average height of Americans is increasing; A Master Builder at 75 - photo feature on the works of New York's Robert Moses; When a Negro is on Trial in the South - is the picture painted by novels a... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), December 13, 1952

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; Burton, Maurice

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2789

Condition: Good


Pages 969-1012. Features: Great colour ad for Standard Triumph (cars) features Christmas church bell-ringers; Cover photo of the Queen with the leaders of the Commonwealth; Nice one-page Rolex ad features woodcut illustration of a gardener by Eric Fraser; Photo of the Scottish Court of Chivalry; Nice one-page photo of the summit of Everest 8,000 feet above the recent Swiss expedition, plus four other great half-page photos of the expedition; Interesting photos of the home fleet's arctic cruise - testing protective clothing in the far north; Two pages of photos of miniature Queens from the Lil... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1004

Condition: Good


Pages 993-1036. Features: cover photo of Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler, conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, forced into retirement by Nazi influences; Photo of the League of Nations meeting in Geneva to discuss an international military force to police the Saar; Page of illustrations of the "Emperor" of conductors, Toscanini; Page of photos describe the plight of Hungarian refugees expelled from Yugoslavia; One page photo shows the "Orion" being launched at Barrow electronically by the Duke of Gloucester in Brisbane, 12,000 miles away; Fascinating photo-illustrated articl... View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo

Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo

By: Clark, Gregory; Wilson, Dave; O'Brien, Andy; Klyn, Doyle

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Victoria Daily Times: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1408

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: The Wonderful Christmas Ballet - The National Ballet at the O'Keefe Centre - article with beautiful colour photos; Gregory Clark and his new 2-year-old neighbour Susanna entertain each other (cover photo); The Day the Whooping Cranes Came - photos of the birds which stayed near Moose Jaw for two weeks; Colour photos of Christmas at Canada's "Coldest Corner" - Portage and Main in Winnipeg; Artist Bruce Johnson illustrates his three children in their search for the perfect Christmas tree; Stan Mikita - A Chip on his Shoulder and his Eye on the Net - article and great... View more info

Image for The Times History of the War - Part 17, Vol. 2 December (Dec.) 15, 1914

The Times History of the War - Part 17, Vol. 2 December (Dec.) 15, 1914

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times (of London): 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8689

Condition: Good


Numerous black and white photographs. Part 17 of a series "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - From Preface. Contents: Chapter XXXIV - The Battles of the Aisne. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. View more info

Image for Ken Magazine, December 15, 1938, Volume 2, No. 12 - The German-Japanese Spy Alliance / Cleveland's Negro Problem / Marijuana (Marihuana) - Our Newest Vice

Ken Magazine, December 15, 1938, Volume 2, No. 12 - The German-Japanese Spy Alliance / Cleveland's Negro Problem / Marijuana (Marihuana) - Our Newest Vice

By: Edwards, Lt.-Comdr. Kenneth; Burckhardt, W.; Kahn, Kermit; Menke, Frank G.; Frost, Michael; Neuberger, Richard L.; Penn, David; Leitzell, Ted; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Ken: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4290

Condition: Fair


86 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Laird & Co. Apple Brandy inside front cover; Samson card table ad; Chamberlain and British press censorship; Britain War Preparations; The Kaiser on Hitler; Myra Kingsley - Star of the Star-Gazers; The German-Japanese Spy Alliance - article with photos of Nazi spies in America, Lt. Comm. Farnsworth, Harry T. Thompson, Eric Glaser, Otto Voss, Guenther Rumrich and Johanna Hofmann; 20th-Century Wonder Girl Eleanora Sears of Boston; Feuding Among the FCC; Red Cross Surgeon in China describes how injuried and sick Japanese soldiers are killed rather than tende... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, January 15, 1955 - Tony Leswick is the Biggest Pest in Hockey / Asia Tackles Birth Control

Maclean's Magazine, January 15, 1955 - Tony Leswick is the Biggest Pest in Hockey / Asia Tackles Birth Control

By: Fraser, Blair; Woodbury, David O.; Phillips, Alan; Russell, Bertrand; Frayne, Trent; Beattie, Earle; Smith, Ronald R.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0481

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Nice colour Buick ad; Asia Tackles Birth Control; The Day the Atom Ran Wild - on December 12th, 1952 at Chalk River, Ontario the volcanic forces generated from nuclear fission burst through the controls devised by their human masters for the first time - major article with photos; A Card From the Countess - fiction by Ronald R. Smith; How They Captured the King of the Forgers - Whitey Benoit ran the biggest forged-cheque ring in Canada; What Makes Men Go To War, by Bertrand Russell; Little Tony Leswick - The Biggest Pest in Hockey - article with great photos; Jack Part's M... View more info

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The Cruiser Uganda: One War - Many Conflicts

By: Geneja, Stephen Conrad

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Canada, Tyendinaga Pub: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H4224

ISBN: 0969875401

Condition: Good


0969875401 Signed and dated by author, without inscription, upon title page. "The first documented and eyewitness account of Canada's only cruiser in World War Two and her part in the Pacific War." - subtitle. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos, illustrations and maps. Glossary, bibliography and index. xii, 282 pages. Includes list of crew members as of December 15, 1944. Map endpapers. Two custom bookmarks laid-in. Prior owner's armorial bookplate upon verso of front free endpaper otherwise unmarked with moderate wear and lean to spine. Dust ... View more info

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Canadian Magazine, December 16, 1972

By: Grescoe, Paul; McRae, Earl; Young, Sybil; King, Paul; Sagi, Douglas; Grant, Maggie; Alderman, Tom

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Toronto Daily Star: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0856

Condition: Good


44 pages. Features: Students successful in conserving the Dundas Valley in Ancaster, Ontario win the "Rosie" Award; Zany horrors from the Grey Cup; Nancy Greene is featured in a colour photo Mars Bar ad; Editorial cartoonist Paul Szeb was nobody in Hamilton but they love him in Boston; Nice half-page colour photo ad for Ford's 1973 pickups; Nice two-page colour fashion photo feature; What can you say to a man who may kill you? - part II of The Doomsday Flight - Paul Joseph Cini hijacked an Air Canada DC-8 bound for Toronto from Calgary; The Wally Wagon - built by UBC Engineering stude... 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

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El Paso Electric Company, Transportation Division: A tentative history (Southern traction annals)

By: Henry J. Leinbach

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Electric Railroaders Association, The Texas Divisi: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 524H3424

ISBN: B0006WBP1A

Condition: Fair


B0006WBP1A 32 pages. Centerfold map. Car roster. Table of rolling stock. Passenger statistics. Table of population and vehicle mileage. Many black and white reproductions of archival photos. "El Paso since the late 1940's has been known for its one carline - the International Carline from El Paso to Ciudad Juarez and return. However, this carline was just one line of a system with at least 15 carlines operating in both Juarez and El Paso and even to Ysleta. The author will attempt to tell this story here. Includes errata page. Covers detached but present. A worthy reference cop... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 24, 1955: Arthur Godfrey / Rebirth of the Ohio River

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 24, 1955: Arthur Godfrey / Rebirth of the Ohio River

By: Hycz, V. Nelson, K.; Dixon, K.; Godfrey, A.; Jennings, D.; Halsey, A. Et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Publishing Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0773

Condition: Fair


80 pages. Features: I was a daughter of the Gold Rush - the exciting story of Klondy Nelson; The Face of America - Song of Old (photo); Rebirth of the Ohio River; This is My Story - Arthur Godfrey (part 8 of 8); Exiles of the Wasteland - Red Shaw and Lou Kley run an isolated Utah railroad outpost for the Southern Pacific Railroad; What Happened to These Children - fascinating explanation of the 700-year-old mystery of the Pied Piper of Hamelin; Cities of the world (#15) - Guatemala City; How to Handle $100,000,000 - The Philadelphia Board of City Trusts. Fiction: A Candle of the Lord; The La... View more info

Image for Sail - The Romance of Clipper Ships, Volume I

Sail - The Romance of Clipper Ships, Volume I

By: Lubbock, Basil; Hook, F.A.; Smith, C. Fox [Introduction]

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: London, The Blue Peter Publishing Company, Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 248H3785

Condition: Fair


Affixed to first blank leaf is a heartfelt handwritten note signed by the artist, Jack Spurling [1870-1933], to a Mr. Hardcastle, dated 15 December 1929. On opposite leaf is affixed a typed gift plate from one Lt. L.B. Whetstone, R.N., beneath which is written in pencil "H.M.S. Dauntless August, 1930". Laid-in is a one-page colour-illustrated magazine ad for this volume which reads in part "The life and colour of the golden days of sail, painted by Mr. Jack Spurling (30 colour plates and one photogravure) and described by Mr. Basil Lubbock. As great a treasure for book-lovers as... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 15, 1956 -  My Dad, Walt Disney / War on Hit and Run Killers

The Saturday Evening Post, December 15, 1956 - My Dad, Walt Disney / War on Hit and Run Killers

By: Mayorga, Nancy Pope; Hawkins, John and Ward; Gilmore, Cecile; Carson, Robert; Bell, Joseph N.; Barber, Noel; Paxton, Harry T.; Hunt, Morton M.; Sparks, Fred; Miller, Diane Disney; Marquand, John P.; Kelland, Clarence

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2394

Condition: Fair


108 pages. Fiction: Engagement Party; The Nervous Thief; One Night of Trouble; The Improbably Blonde; Rendezvous in Tokyo (part 4 of 8); The Secret of Shining Brook (conclusion). Articles: New War on Hit-And-Run Killers; The Face of America - Frozen Sunrise; Personal - from Budapest - Noel Barber's personal account of the Hungarians resisting the Russians; Pro Football Comes Down to Earth - photo-illustrated article on how the game is moving from passing to old-fashioned body-crushing tactics; The Truant Officer Learns to Smile - viewing truancy as a sign of disturbance rather than a crime; ... View more info

Airforce Magazine: October-November-December 1991, Volume 15 Number 3

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Air Force Productions Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23303739

Condition: Very Good


44 pages. Features include: Chopper Gunship Diplomacy; Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Sam; Balloons in the Royal Air Force; The Persian Excursion; The Luck of Santa Maria; Top Nav? - G/C Hugh Hay; Not Lost Merely Confused - C-5; Gunner Ace Remembered - Sgt Peter Engbrecht; Mother of all airfields - Hinaidi Airfield; Secret Army, Take Two; WDs, Japs and Perfidious Albion; Airman of the Quarter is a Woman - Cpl Pat Lockhart; I Have Control... Sir - by P.S. Lennie; Feeding Hungry Kurds; Requiem for a Heavyweight - CH-147. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Address label upon back cover. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Shooting Times Magazine December, 1964

Shooting Times Magazine December, 1964

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Shooting Times: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312A9181

Condition: Fair


Features: Cotton-Tales; Stateside Safari; Bag More Ducks; Colt AR-15 Sporter; Reloading Plastic Shells; The .41 Magnum; John Moses Browning; His Last Match; Camp Perry Report. Above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War - The Standard History of the World-Wide Conflict: Part 175, December 22nd  1917 -  With the Reorganised Serbian Army

The Great War - The Standard History of the World-Wide Conflict: Part 175, December 22nd 1917 - With the Reorganised Serbian Army

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A1479

Condition: Good


Portrait of Mrs. R.M. Harley, Croix de Guerre, on front cover. Features: Conquest of the Wytschaete-Messines Ridge (conclusion); The Serbian Operations on the Balkan Front, June, 1916 - July 1917; Centerfold photos of Canadians loading a 15" gun, Australians feeding a large gun, and Australians studying a detailed model of the terrain of Messines Ridge; Wartime Work of Britain's Special Constabulary. Staples disintegrated. Average wear. View more info

Image for British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January, 1914 Through December 1914 *ASSOCIATION COPY*

British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January, 1914 Through December 1914 *ASSOCIATION COPY*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $799.95

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73AA1984

Condition: Fair


Telephone Talk was the glossy bimonthly publication of the British Columbia Telephone Company. It was written by employees for employees to present information of interest to those engaged in the plant, traffic, commercial, operating, accounting and other departments of the service. Each issue is replete with black and white photos and information on topics such as: company, industry and technological news, traffic levels, expansion plans, personnel announcements, publicity and social events, deaths, weddings, lists of exchanges, and more. As such, these issues serve as a vital preserve of ... View more info

Image for Life Magazine, 9 December 1966 *THE VIETNAM DRAFT - WHO BEATS IT AND HOW*

Life Magazine, 9 December 1966 *THE VIETNAM DRAFT - WHO BEATS IT AND HOW*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Time: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 339A4497

Condition: Good


152 pages. Features: Evading the Draft - major article; Spunky King Hussein fights to hold on in Jordan; Dino De Laurentiis - Moviemaker - nice photos; High end steam engine auction; Levi Smith's Bonus - 15 Grandchildren (part III); The day the Bible beat the monkeys - John Scobes and the Scopes trial; Adam Clayton Powell repels the press; Come with Mr. Capote to a Masked Ball - many photos; The perforated curtain - a surprise package in Eastern Europe (with photos); the sole surviving 'river Bushman' of Okavango swamps; Round wooden home overlooks Bolinas Lagoon; Too many pigeons in San Fra... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, December 6, 1964

The New York Times Magazine, December 6, 1964

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827A4501

Condition: Good


Features: Cover photo of Prime Minister Wilson; The way it was at the Battle of the Bulge, by Louis Simpson; Hubert Humphrey's Brand on the Vice-Presidency; Congo's Tragedy; Harold Wilson under attack for his 15% import tax and his hard line against white supremacists; Playing the numbers in New York; The College Intellectual - 1965 Model; 5,000 Vietnamese Students - study in Paris; Contact Lenses; Conductor Leopold Stokowski; Edward Whymper and six companions struggled to the top of the Matterhorn in 1865, and then....; Scenes from 'Carol for Another Christmas'. Crossword completed in pencil... View more info