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Image for The Mayan Prophecies Unlocking the Secrets of a Lost Civilization

The Mayan Prophecies Unlocking the Secrets of a Lost Civilization

By: Adrian G. Gilbert; Maurice M. Cotterell

Price: $199.95

Publisher: UK, Element Books Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 516G0593

ISBN: 1552670457

Condition: Very Good


1552670457 337 pages. Index. Signed by Adrian Gilbert upon front free endpaper. "The present world will end on December 22, 2012 - so prophesied the Maya 5,000 years ago... Offers controversial answers that the establishment 'experts' refuse to accept... Shows that we are standing on the threshold of a new world age." - from dust jacket. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

Image for This Week Magazine, December 22, 1963 - Insert to the Boston Sunday Herald: Christmas Issue

This Week Magazine, December 22, 1963 - Insert to the Boston Sunday Herald: Christmas Issue

By: Albee, George Sumner; Paddleford, Clementine

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, United Newspapers Magazine Corporation / The Boston Herald: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3184

Condition: Good


16 pages. Features: Holiday Boy - tropical Christmas fiction; Six celebrities describe their unforgettable Christmas presents - William Menninger, Helen Keller, Kyle Rote, Edward Steichen, The Rt. Rev. James Pike, and musical comedy star Lisa Kirk; Artists and the Madonna; Food for Christmas Stockings; Knockouut Knickers - fashion story for the ski slopes with color photo; Color ads include: Del Monte Golden Sweet Corn, Kent cigarettes, Quaker Oats - colour photo ad features Mr. Benjamin Thomas and son David of Levittown, NY; Salem cigarettes (back cover) features young couple standing on ra... View more info

Image for Rod and Gun in Canada Magazine, December 1956 - Make Your Ice Chisel

Rod and Gun in Canada Magazine, December 1956 - Make Your Ice Chisel

By: Alford, M.E.; Ghent, A.W.; Morrison, J. Warcup; Fairley, Charles; Nicholson, H.P.; McGillen, Pete; Morrow, Les; Landis, C.S.; Gillese, J.P.; Frost, Rex

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Gardenvale, Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1518

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Make Your Own Ice Chisel - article with photos and diagram; Dr. The Muley is a Home-Body - Drive him out of his range and he'll work hard at coming right back again; Boring Shotgun Barrels; Springer Spaniels in the Field in 1956 - article with photo ofAndrew Dunn with Ludlovian Duskie and Dunoon Drum, H.S. and Mrs. Routley with Breckonhill Bluebell and Rivington Kay, John and Mrs. Blanock with Jonkit Jill, Tixover Monkey and Brackenbank Spey, plus Tixover Monkey owned by John Blanock of Detroit; Your own Bum-Chum (portable seat); .244 Remington Varmint (gun); Funning for R... View more info

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Flying Bombs

By: Anonymous

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, British Information Services: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 233H0372

ISBN: B001B8NSWW

Condition: Good


B001B8NSWW 24 page booklet. 9" x 7". Reproductions of various dramatic V-1-related black and white wartime photos on almost every page. Most pages half text and half photo. "This monstrous machine that rides the skies beyond all human control seems to the people (of London) to have a power of evil greater than anything that has gone before." - fro page 3. Published in December, 1944 by the British Information Services which were located at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York. Back cover cutaway illustration of the V-1 explains how it works, with accompanying text on pages 20... View more info

Image for Extra Muros / Intra Muros: A Collaborative Exhibition of Rare Books and Special Collections at the University of Toronto

Extra Muros / Intra Muros: A Collaborative Exhibition of Rare Books and Special Collections at the University of Toronto

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Library: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 817C6180

Condition: Good


128 pages. Colour illustrations. Catalogue for an exhibition held 25 September - 22 December 2006 by the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto. A selection of treasures from all the libraries of the University of Toronto. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

By: Berton, Pierre; Hutton, Eric; Stephenson, Bill; Porter, McKenzie; Moon, Barbara; Trueman, Stuart; Moore, Napier; Baxter, Beverley; Fraser, Blair; Gilmour, Clyde; Lemelin, Roger

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1446

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Napier Moore argues a Canadian health plan won't work; What the Dead Sea Scrolls Mean to the Christian Faith; Remember When the Comics Were Funny? - a look at comic strips in the 1920s; A moving new portrayal of the Nativity story in a CBC half-hour film - many colour photos of the child cast; The West's Happiest Hunting Ground - For one month of the year Brooks, Alberta is a carnival, shooting gallery and crossroads of the rich and famous - all because one resident once brought home a handful of pheasant eggs - article with great photos; How Can Santa Find Me? - an illust... View more info

Image for Wide World, The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1916, No. 224, Vol. 38 - My Seven Years' Imprisonment in Prussia

Wide World, The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1916, No. 224, Vol. 38 - My Seven Years' Imprisonment in Prussia

By: Goodchild, G.; Francis, D.; Dickie, F.; "Muzaffer"; Willey, D.; Brandreth, C.; Anderson, A.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0546

Condition: Good


Pages 98-190 plus 22 pages of ads. Features: Scabano of Porcupine River - a Yukon tale recounted by Mr. Charles Glenney; "His Lordship" - what happened when a 'real, live, lord' came to visit the factor John Macdonald in charge of Fort Rice Post, Mackenzieland, Canada; Canada's Last Frontier - Francis J. Dickie visits Canada's Peace River Country - Part I of article with photos; In the Droving Days - an 1896 story of a 'grass-stealer' in Australia; Under the Keel - a 1908 story of a scary diving experience; The Fire-Fighters of the Wilds - America's defensive organization to protect h... 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 Guns Magazine, December (Dec.) 1973 - Fast Draw, Past and Future

Guns Magazine, December (Dec.) 1973 - Fast Draw, Past and Future

By: Mann, E.B.; Virgines, George; Larson, E. Dixon; Charles, C. George; Woods, J.W.; McKenzie, J.W.; Askins, Col. C.; Davidson, H.O.; Zutz, D.; Rees, C.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Publisher's Development Corp.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 877G4675

Condition: Good


78 pages. Features: Fast Draw, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Who Collects Antique Guns; Navy's Bold Action .45-70; Birth of a Bullpup; Evaluating the Re-Bluing Job; The Signature/Colt .45 Auto; Ideal Battle Weapon; One Grain of Truth; Color Gallery; The American 180 - .22 SMG. Somewhat above-average external wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.22. No. 6 - November/December, 1976

Sea Frontiers - Vol.22. No. 6 - November/December, 1976

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768A9477

Condition: Good


Features: Feather Dusters (serpulid polychaete worms); The SSIT - The Semisubmersible Icebreaking Tanker; A 'Narrow Squeak' for the Brown Pelican; Europe to Harness the Power of the Sea; Puffers (Fugu) - a Taste of Death; Coral Reefs of Moorea; The Fire of St. Elmo; Puerto Rico's Changing Fisheries. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Earth First! - The Radical Environmental Journal: 22 December 1995

Earth First! - The Radical Environmental Journal: 22 December 1995

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Earth First!: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1147

Condition: Good


Features: Saro-Wiwa Executed; Car Collision Close-up; Nuxalk Nation on Trial; Exxon Shut-down; Dumpster Diving Fun; Salvage Storms Country; Enviros Sell Out Dolphins. Sticker on front cover. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Popular Science Magazine, December (Dec.) 1965

Popular Science Magazine, December (Dec.) 1965

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Popular Science: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1414

Condition: Good


Features: Henry Ford II on car safety; Sneak Preview - Chevy's new rival for the Mustang - the 'Panther'; Crazy Gadgets of "The Man from U.N.C.L.E."; Build an Earthquake Detector; The secrets of drill-press mortising; U.S.-Russia vie for the Biggest Plane - AN-22 vs. C-5A; Biggest - and ugliest - chopper; Dr. Werner von Braun - Rocket-riding cameras show how boosters behave; Booster Pump for hearts; A versatile new inflatable dam!; Ford Fairlane vs. Plymouth Satellite; and more. Average wear. Small piece of tape upon front cover. Sound copy. *Please note: 13 pages Color TV Buying Gu... View more info

Image for Life Magazine: 9 December 1905, Volume XLVI, Supplement to Number 1206

Life Magazine: 9 December 1905, Volume XLVI, Supplement to Number 1206

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, Life Publishing: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 821A2824

Condition: Good


22 pages. Headings include: The Captain's Soliloquy; The Wants of the American Theatre Public; Charles Dana Gibson; Mr. Brockway, Mayor of Elmira; This Bubble World; Horatius at Bridge; The Dramatizing of Lady Kitty Ashe; Music; The Latest Books; Aut Scissors Aut Nullus. Excellent illustrated advertisements, including a notable one by Smith & Wesson. Covers held by nearly invisible tape. Average wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 22 - December 29, 1962 *IN-DEPTH STUDY OF THE AMERICAN WOMAN / JOHNNY CARSON*

The Saturday Evening Post, December 22 - December 29, 1962 *IN-DEPTH STUDY OF THE AMERICAN WOMAN / JOHNNY CARSON*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357A4689

Condition: Fair


Features: How America Invented Manners - Russell Lynes; The American Woman - a revealing report on how American women really see themselves - a fascinating and extensive article with many great photos; Nice color centerfold of Ford Station Wagons and the Falcon Club Wagon; The Soft-Sell, Soft-Shell World of Johnny Carson - 'Tonight's' low-pressure ringmaster rates as a comic with lots of wry and little ham; The Beast in the Living Room - A canine-corps cop brings a vicous dog home to his wife and 8 kids *PLEASE NOTE THE BEAST ARTICLE IS MISSING PAGES 63-64*; Inside the Siberian Science City - ... View more info

Image for Trains - The Magazine of Railroading, December 1970 *INGERSOLL-RAND - CATALYST OF DIESELIZATION / NINTH ANNUAL ALL-DIESEL ISSUE*

Trains - The Magazine of Railroading, December 1970 *INGERSOLL-RAND - CATALYST OF DIESELIZATION / NINTH ANNUAL ALL-DIESEL ISSUE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Kalmbach: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A4755

Condition: Good


Features: Everyman's diesel primer - the abc's of 'phenomenally productive equipment; Ingersoll-Rand - catalyst of dieselization *extensive and profusely illustrated article*; Joy and Pain on the Boston & Maine. Average wear. Unmarked. Small white sticker on back cover. View more info

Image for CRHA (Canadian Railroad Historical Association) News Report, Number 128, December (Dec.) 1961

CRHA (Canadian Railroad Historical Association) News Report, Number 128, December (Dec.) 1961

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Canadian Railroad Historical Association (CRHA): 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 524C5096

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Trail Creek Tramway; Official diagram of MTC Observation Car No. 1; Sightseeing in four cities - Calgary, Vancouver, Montreal, Quebec; Maritimer to Museum - Number 5, a 4-6-0 of the Maritime Coal, Railway and Power Company (with photo); An L.C.L. shipment - decorated cars; The Winter Timetables; Pine Point Railway; Notes and news. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, December 20, 1982 *Lech Walesa Cover Photo*

Maclean's Magazine, December 20, 1982 *Lech Walesa Cover Photo*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825C7366

Condition: Good


Features: McAdam, N.B. refuses to die - a former railway town; Mel Allen hired to promote the New Jersey Devils; Auditor-General Kenneth Dye casts another net; Operation Red Pepper and Hugh Hambleton; Mulroney endorses Clark, for now; Whitehorse Copper Mines to close; Too many wolves in Yellowknife; Ray and Jean Luyendyk and their (current) family of 27 children, 22 of whom are adopted; President Zia ul-Haq meets Reagan; South Africa attacks Maseru, Lesotho; Back to the MX missile drawing board; Wiretapping the Teamsters; Cover story - Poland's tense revival, with many great colour photos; OPE... View more info

Image for Time Magazine, December 22, 1967 - Bob Hope Cover - Christmas in Vietnam

Time Magazine, December 22, 1967 - Bob Hope Cover - Christmas in Vietnam

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Time Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0261

Condition: Good


Features: Photo ad for stockbroker John Brick of Paine Webber Jackson & Curtis; Collapse of the Silver Bridge into the Ohio River between Kanauga, Ohio and Point Pleasant, West Virginia; Time Essay - What Negotiations in Vietnam might mean; Greece - the Coup that collapsed; The Soviet Fleet in the Mediterranean; Land Rush in Brazil - the Fuller family in Boias; Beautiful color-photo ad for Cadillac; Student protests in Europe; Nice two-page color ad by BOAC showing the Concorde; Asian Recreation for U.S. Fighting Men - article with four great pages of photos; Entertainer Bob Hope; Underground ... View more info

Image for Gianni Versace

Gianni Versace

By: N. Metropolitan Museum Of Ar; Gianni Versace; Richard Martin; Metropolitan Museum of Art

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Harry N Abrams: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 548C9346

ISBN: 0810965216

Condition: Very Good


0810965216 191 pages. Bibliography. Gorgeous color photography throughout. Catalogue published in conjunction with the exhibition "Gianni Versace," held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from December 11, 1997, through March 22, 1998. "Commemmorates Versace's unique achievement, placing him for the first time in the realm of the museum and of history... includes a conceptual and analytical text that both places Versace's work in historical context and provides new insights into the major inspirations and themes of the designer." - from dust jacket. Clean and bright with li... View more info

Image for S.S. Columbus -  West Indies and South America Cruise, December [Dec.] 22nd, 1932,

S.S. Columbus - West Indies and South America Cruise, December [Dec.] 22nd, 1932,

By: National Tours

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, National Tours / North German Lloyd Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 652H3915

Condition: Good


36 pages. Presents a detailed listing of: Officers; National Tours Cruise Staff; Information for Cruise Members; Nautical Terms; Nine page roster of cruise members; Three pages of autographs; pages for daily journal entries (blank), 22 Dec. 1932 - 3 Jan. 1933; two pages of cruise ads at back. Pencilled notes primarily on title page and back cover. Average wear. Binding tight. A sound vintage copy. Did you have a relative on this cruise? Their name(s) should be listed! View more info