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Image for Arctic Odyssey: The Diary of Diamond Jenness, 1913-1916

Arctic Odyssey: The Diary of Diamond Jenness, 1913-1916

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 431H4126

ISBN: 066012906X

Condition: Good


066012906X xliii, 859 pages. Footnotes, references, index. Black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos. "Provides insight at a ground level of Jenness' long, tough voyage of discovery, so that anyone interested in Arctic America or Canadian studies will find this journal a rare and enriching experience. Further, for Arctic scholars, this journal presents the detailed context for those pioneer monographs that launched the career of young Jenness and led to his becoming Canada's pre-eminent anthropologist." - dust jacket. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Modest... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 19, 1940 - Will Turkey Hold Near East for the Allies?

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 19, 1940 - Will Turkey Hold Near East for the Allies?

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3191

ISBN: B00QG2QV0O

Condition: Good


B00QG2QV0O 60 pages. Features: One-page photo ad for Goodrich Silvertown tires shows huge 100-ton transformer on large flatbed trailer; Babe Ruth's birthday (with small photo); Marriage of Dorris Bowdon to Nunnally Johnson (with small photo); Obituary for Capt. Wilford H. (Captain Billy) Fawcett; Obituary for Lord Tweedsmuir, Governor General of Canada; Absolutely gorgeous one-page full-color ad for Diamond T Super-Service Trucks; Nice one-page photo ad for International Trucks illustrates work on huge aquaduct to bring water to Rio de Janeiro; Photo of Maurice Wrixon with his unique animal -... View more info

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Neil Diamond: On the Way to the Sky

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Cherry Lane Music Company: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812G4520

ISBN: 089524151X

Condition: Good


089524151X 68 pages. Songs include: Be Mine Tonight; The Drifter; Fear of the Marketplace; Guitare Heaven; Love Burns; On the Way to the Sky; Only You; Rainy Day Song; Right By You; Save Me; Yesterday's Songs. Average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

ACBL Introduction to Bridge Play of the Hand (Diamond Series, Book 2)

By: Audrey Grant

Price: $54.95

Publisher: USA, American Contract Bridge League: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41102243

ISBN: 0943855039

Condition: Very Good


0943855039 222 pages. Book two of the ACBL's tested and proven method to learn bridge or update your game. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Hearst's International Magazine, April 1924 - The Masons and the Klan

Hearst's International Magazine, April 1924 - The Masons and the Klan

By: Blood, L.; Maugham, W. Somerset; Kyne, P.; Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Mason, A.; Perry, L.; De Kruif, P.; Jameson, H.; James, M.; Glavis, L.Strong, A.; Dell, R.; Wells, H.G.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: USA, The International Magazine Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3812

Condition: Good


162 pages. Features: Gorgeous cover illustration of redhead by W.T. Benda; Nice color Jell-O ad inside front cover by Guy (Giro) Rowe; Victrola ad features illustrations of Martinelli, Bori and Ruffo; One-page ad for the New Hudson Sedan; Grover Cleveland Bergdoll Surrenders to the American Legion - fascinating photo-illustrated article written by the man who returned him to the U.S. (part 1); The Letter - story by W.S. Maugham; An Appeal to Decent Drinkers - fascinating article by Gifford Pinchot on the morality of supporting the trade in illegal alcohol during prohibition; The House of the ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, March 19, 1955 -  Repair Work on the Albert Memorial

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, March 19, 1955 - Repair Work on the Albert Memorial

By: Bryant, Arthur.; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2814

Condition: Good


Pages 485-528.. Features: Nice colour ad for the Walpamur Co Ltd. inside front cover; One-page Daimler car ad features the Regency Mk. II and Conquest Century; Nice one-page ad for the British Iron and Steel Federation features large illustrations of labourers; One-page ad for the Olivetti Summa 15 adding/listing machine; Nice one-page ad for Standard Cars; Great photos of the Wansdyke underground depository for records and valuables - offering full protection in this H-bomb age; The old U.S. lake steamer "Ticonderoga" makes her last voyage by land; Scenes from nationalist-held Quemoy ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 25,1937 - Hypnotizing Animals!

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 25,1937 - Hypnotizing Animals!

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. The Illustrated London News, 30 January: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3372

Condition: Fair


36, [4 ads] pages. Features: One-page aerial illustration depicts Japan's 200 mile advance on Nanking; Panaramic photo of Victoria Harbour at Hong Kong; Photo of Eleanor Offutt in rescue craft after she swam in shark-infested waters for five hours; Photos of General Ludendorff, R.W. Bingham, Japanese military staff officers; Lord Edward Gleichen, Glyn Philpot, The Duke of Aosta with the Prince of Piedmont, voting scene photo in Moscow polling station in the Molotov election district; Photo of Stalin casting his ballot; Photos of Dickensian snow scenes in the lake district with snow being man... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 9, 1942 -  Madagascar Occupied By British Forces to Forestall Japanese Plot

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 9, 1942 - Madagascar Occupied By British Forces to Forestall Japanese Plot

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4653

Condition: Good


Pages 537-564. Features: Cover photo-portrait of the King with General Henri Giraud (in 1940); Burial of Lieut.-Commander E. Esmonde, V.C.; King welcomes fighter pilots back after daylight sweep over northern France; Photo of dozens of gas producer units to be fitted into lorries to save petrol; Photo of Australia's Dr. H.V. Evatt with Churchill; Photo of U.S. Admiral H.R. Stark in London; Photo of POW German Generals Von Ravenstein, Arthur Schmidt, and I.P. de Villiers at South African port; Photo of A.T.A. platoon marching; Seven photos of Madagascar plus one-page relief map indicating its ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 30, 1937: Japanese Camouflage / 5500 tons of Gold for Fort Knox

The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 30, 1937: Japanese Camouflage / 5500 tons of Gold for Fort Knox

By: Bryant, Arthur; Quaritch, H.G.; Et al

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0992

Condition: Good


Pages 161- 200. Features: Cover photo of Japanese infantry wearing curious overhead camouflage (netting and bamboo) to mislead enemy air observers; The Jonkher diamond; Five photos of Japan's dominant army at work - ingenious methods of camouflage; 5500 tons of gold for the new USA strong room at Fort Knox - six fascinating photos; The original manuscript of immortal nursery rhyme "Old Mother Hubbard", the only copy of which is now exhibited in the Bodleian - text and many wonderful illustrations; One page photo of the Gulishan Garden in the Tabas Oasis; Rain and frost create ice art a... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, September 11, 1954 -  Dr. E.D. Adrian Addresses the Opening of the British Association in Oxford

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, September 11, 1954 - Dr. E.D. Adrian Addresses the Opening of the British Association in Oxford

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2807

Condition: Good


Pages 389-440. Features: River Shannon air disaster - photo of the plane and survivors after a Super Constellation airliner, Triton, of K.L.M. crashed into the estuary killing 28; Two pages of photos of the star aircraft flown at Farnborough; Photos of personalities in the news include Commodore Adriaan Viruly - captain of the crashed KLM airliner, Dr. Alfred Cox, the Italian team which climed K-2, and Lady MacRobert; Photos of St. Clement Danes which is to be restored; Two pages of wonderful photos of life in the remote regions of New Guinea, including a precious photo of a white infant smil... View more info

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The Illustrated London (ILN) News, September 8, 1956 - Suez Crisis

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2844

Condition: Good


Pages: 365-404. Features: Colour photo ad for Gilbey's Spey Royal Whisky inside front cover; Classy one-page colour ad for Armstrong Siddeley Aero Engines with playing card theme; Nice one-page photo ad for Bristol features their aviation products; Propaganda cover photo from Egypt shows pouncing Egyptian about to bayonet a dummy; Two pages of photos related to the Suez crisis including Dulles, Nasser, El Said Abdel Rahman El Mahdi, R.G. Menzies, Dr. Aliquli Ardalan, Mr. Menon of India and Messrs Latgoba and Abdelgani from Indonesia; Page of photos related to cancelled Great Britain - U.S.S.R.... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 26, 1946: Cover Photo of the Largest Diamond Ever Found

The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 26, 1946: Cover Photo of the Largest Diamond Ever Found

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0985

Condition: Good


Pages 85- 112. Features: Cover photo of the largest diamond ever found in alluvial deposits - 770 carat stone found in the Woyie River, Sierra leone; Illustrations compare the size of this diamond with other families gems; Two pages of illustrations show construction of a giant new type of locomotive at Swindon; Superb full-page photo portrait of Gen. DeGaulle, who has announced his resignation; Two fascinating pages of illustrations explain how torpedoes hunt their prey by sound, and leave no telltale bubble track; Article entitled "Record of the Second New Zealand Division" includes ... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, May 1939 - Canada's Debt to the Indians

Canadian Geographical Journal, May 1939 - Canada's Debt to the Indians

By: Burpee, Lawrence J.; Barbeau, Marius; Cameron, D. Roy; Jenness, Diamond; Grant, J. Fergus; Turner, Philip J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3422

Condition: Good


Pages 225-309 plus twenty-seven pages of marvelous vintage ads. Features: The People of Canada; Canada's Forests - dozens of wonderful photos of forests and early logging scenes/practices; Canada's Debt to the Indians; Across Canada by Air - article with many fantastic photos of Canada's early days of passenger aviation; Big Ben and the Clock Tower, Westminster; Itinerary of His Majesty King George VI and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth; and more. Some of the best ads include: McLaughlin-Buick; National Steel Car Corporation of Malton, Ontario; Columbia Icefield (Canadian National); Fleet Aircra... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zealand - one of the loneliest jobs in the world; A Night With Pirates - a man's small boat is taken over by pirates in Singapore ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 18, 1936: Passing of Rudyard Kipling

The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 18, 1936: Passing of Rudyard Kipling

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1002

Condition: Good


Pages 73-112. Features: Cover illustration of Rudyard Kipling - veteran of English letters, Port of Empire, and a master of fiction; Photo of FDR's neutrality declaration; Six photos illustrate widespread havoc left in the wake of recent 90 mph winds, including the wrecked scenic railway at Ramsgate; Two pages of prominent photos document the diamond Jubilee of His Highness the Maharaja Gaekwar - a prince brought from obscurity to rule Baroda; Two pages of photos illustrate the Union Jack flying on the Abyssinian frontier - The Somaliland Camel Corps in British Somaliland; Page of reproduction... View more info

Image for Diamond Jubilee: Program Book for the 60th Anniversary Convention of the Royal Canadian Legion at Edmonton, Alberta in 1986

Diamond Jubilee: Program Book for the 60th Anniversary Convention of the Royal Canadian Legion at Edmonton, Alberta in 1986

By: Chorney, Walter: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Royal Canadian Legion: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C7572

Condition: Fair


200 pages. Traces the storied history of this major Canadian organization. Contains considerable historic text plus dozens of archival illustrations. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

The Story of Saan

By: Cohen, Albert D.

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Park Mark Publishing Company: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83703257

ISBN: 0973110104

Condition: Fine


0973110104 208 pages. "SAAN Stores Ltd. is celebrating 55 years of serving Canadians. From our humble beginnings in Winnipeg as a surplus store, to a member of over 200 communities from Gander to Vancouver Island, we are proud to be 100% Canadian owned." - from back cover. Occasional black and white illustrations. Bright colour illustrated covers. Clean and unmarked but for patch of liquid paper atop title page. Negligible wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Rough Diamond: An Oral History of Shawnigan Lake School

Rough Diamond: An Oral History of Shawnigan Lake School

By: Connolly, Jay

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Shawnigan Lake, BC, Canada, Shawnigan Lake School: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 413C8251

ISBN: 096960050X

Condition: Fine


096960050X 462 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Covers the years 1916 through 1992. Book clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Average wear to dust jacket which bears a one inch opening at top of front fore-edge. A quality copy. 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

Nhl Sourcebook 1987/88 Pb

By: Diamond, D.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Markham, ON, FITZHENRY & WHITESIDE: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34105249

ISBN: 0889020345

Condition: Very Good


0889020345 256 pages. Cover shows Jari Kurri coming around the Philadelphia net. Includes data on 1,500 players, 21 clubs, 95 years of history and the Stanley Cup, plus black and white photos. View more info