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Image for The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

By: Aaron, S.F.; Johns, E.B.; Thompson, Huston; Perry, Armstrong; Barron, C.W.; Barton, William E.; MacConnell, Duncan; Finger, Charles J.; Aschemeier, C.R.; Robinson, Alan M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4909

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The Killers' Struggle to Exist - all animals wage unending war for mere right to live; Legislating in Secret Session - Budget Officer Rules United States and is not Answerable to the People - New Method of Neutralizing Congressional Government; Why (Woodrow) Wilson Disliked Reporters (part 2) - distaste for publicity developed into aversion for newspapermen through their boorish blunders; The Fallacies of Philanthropy - There are some glaring inconsistencies in organized charity - Is there a remedy?; Galli-Curci Swayed by Swedish Music - Prima Donna gives a wonderful inter... View more info

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(Toronto) Star Weekly, February 15, 1958 - Springhill, Nova Scotia Disaster / Jimmy Dean Pin-up

By: Authors Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Star: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2947

Condition: Fair


24 pages. Features: . Toronto's Great Battle of the Subway - write-up about the proposed north-south spur on University Ave., with twelve photos including Fred Gardiner and Allan A. Lamport; One-page colour-photo ad for Campbell's Chicken Gumbo soup; Page of five photos of hat designs by Toronto's Rosaleen Reid; One-page ad for Singer's $125,000 Sewing Contest, featuring photo of the 1957 winners including Mrs. C. Bishop, Mrs. M. Rasmussen and Mrs. H. Chooljian; Photo of U.S. gymnast Muriel Davis; Wedding photo of Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay; Photo of Robert Wagner carrying Natalie W... View more info

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Telephone Talk, Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel), March - April, 1959

By: Bond, Mrs. J.W.; Force, William R.: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G3741

Condition: Good


36 pages. Contents: Company Revamps Sales Organization - with photos of R.B. Murphy, N.C. Millidge, R.L. Auld and A.B. Evers; Accounting Geared for Automation - with photos of Allan Bryce, L.A.D. Battrum, M.G. Butler, Robert Sutherland, Kenneth Crowter, J.D. Johnston, Curtis Rice and David Cameron; Personnel Expands Scope - with photos of T.H. Halford, W.E. Wain, O.E. Snead, Dr. J.A. MacMillan, H.L. Brown, A.J. D'Ath and F.G. Fredrickson; Excellent two-page photo and text feature on the closing of the Kerrisdale office, after 38 years, to make way for the more automated Amherst office - the b... View more info

Image for Art of E.J. Hughes Featured on 1961 Central Vancouver Island Telephone (Phone) Directory

Art of E.J. Hughes Featured on 1961 Central Vancouver Island Telephone (Phone) Directory

By: British Columbia Telephone Company

Price: $350.00

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 744H2056

Condition: Fair


108 pages. Front cover graced with colour reproduction of E.J. Hughes' "The Cowichan River in July". Provides white and yellow page listings for Bowser, Cassidy, Chemainus, Cedar, Cobble Hill, Courtenay (including Union Bay), Cumberland, Cowichan Station, Crofton, Duncan, Gabriola Island, Hornby Island, Ladysmith, Lake Cowichan, Nanaimo, Nanoose, Northfield, Oyster Bay, Parksville, Port Alberni, Thetis Island, Qualicum Bay, Qualicum Beach, Royston, Shawnigan Lake, South Wellington, Sproat Lake, Toll Stations, Wellington, Westholme, and Youbou. Many nostalgic yellow pages ads for lon... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, January (Jan) 13, 1940 - British Maginot Section Under Fire / The Grim War in Finland

The Illustrated London News, January (Jan) 13, 1940 - British Maginot Section Under Fire / The Grim War in Finland

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2685

Condition: Good


Pages 33-64 plus advertorial covers. Features: Cover photo of snow-covered R.A.F. Aerodrome - showing airman and plane in trees- somewhere in France; Photos of treasures of the tomb of Pharaoh Sheshonk, at Tanis; Two drawings of the British Maginot Sector under fire; Two-page illustration of Scottish troops taking over in the Maginot Line; Two-page panoramic map of the heavily fortified coastline of north-western Germany; Photos of incoming and outgoing cabinet ministers Leslie Hore-Belisha, Oliver Stanley, Andrew Rae Duncan, and John Reith; Page of six photos showing Finnish medical services... View more info

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Where the Lardeau River flows (Sound heritage series)

By: Chapman, Peter

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Victoria, Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Provincial Secretary and Govt. Services, Provincial Archives: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326H1856

ISBN: 0771882483

Condition: Good


0771882483 84 pages. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos on glossy stock. "Traces the evolution of the Lardeau-Duncan River valleys through the remembrances of the inhabitants, representing both newer and older generations of settlers." - from Preface. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative reference. View more info

Image for Cowichan Senior Secondary School 1979 - 1980 Yearbook, Duncan B.C.

Cowichan Senior Secondary School 1979 - 1980 Yearbook, Duncan B.C.

By: Cowichan Senior Secondary School Yearbook Committee

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Duncan, B.C., Cowichan Senior Secondary School Yearbook Committee: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 873G3894

Condition: Good


Endpapers decorated with fantastic colour-photo group shot of much of the entire student body. Unpaginated. 3/4" thick. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Duncan (B.C. / British Columbia) and the Cowichan Valley Including Chemainus and Lake Cowichan, Vancouver Island - Promotional Booklet

Duncan (B.C. / British Columbia) and the Cowichan Valley Including Chemainus and Lake Cowichan, Vancouver Island - Promotional Booklet

By: Duncan Chamber of Commerce

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Duncan, B.C., Duncan Chamber of Commerce / Cowichan Leader: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644H1159

Condition: Good


Oblong 6" x 9". Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos highlighting the many family amenities and successful businesses of the area. Undated but appears to be circa 1954. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy of this wonderful Cowichan memento. View more info

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A Royal View - Illustrations and Poetry of New Westminster, B.C.

By: Duncan, Michael

Price: $49.95

Publisher: B.C., New Westminster Chamber of Commerce: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 325A2075

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. Approximately 100 pages. A comfortable and enjoyable look at the Royal City. Average wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding sound. Somewhat above-average wear to dust jacket. Souvenir bookmark laid inside front board. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1958 - Photos of Shooting Prize Winners

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1958 - Photos of Shooting Prize Winners

By: Furniss, Harry; Railton, Jim; Follis, M.; Gray, Mrs. John

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4217

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Mailbag; Clay Chips - article including photos of Eric Price, Doug Reynolds, Bert Whelan, Ross Duncan, Dick Hornby, Phil LeBrun, Webb Bird, Freddy Mitchell, Bud Wiley, and Wayne Duncan; Funky one-page photo-illustrated ad for the Sea-Esta inflatable air mattress features shapely young lady in swimwear; Camping is Fun!; Vacation Time; Great photo ad for Ted Peck of Brown Brothers Motors features photo of Peck with lots of fishing gear and his car adorned with lots of related text and fish picture; Photo Fan; Half page of illustrations of how to cook over an open fire; Boat... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1949 - The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company / Hong Kong Gold Smuggling

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1949 - The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company / Hong Kong Gold Smuggling

By: Gardner, Ray; Katz, Sidney; Anglin, Gerald; Elliott, Robert; Costello, William; Bannerman, James; Holliday, Kate; Hoogstraten, Vinia; Perowne, Barry; Duncan, Thomas; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2467

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Features: Great cover illustration of steam shovel; Beads to Billions - The Story of the H.B.C.; Cloak and Dagger Marriage (fiction); How Toronto's Evening Papers Slanted the Election News; The Joey Smallwood Saga; How to Brew Good Coffee; Hong Kong - The Port of Bloodstained Gold - article with great photos; The Man Who Wouldn't Tell (fiction); The Amazing Mechanical Kidney - Doctor Gordon Murray; Gullible's Travels - James Fitzpatrick creates MGM's "Travel Talks"; and more. Front cover missing piece from top corner and secured with archival tape. Back cover missing. Unm... View more info

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Cork Lines and Canning Lines

By: geoff-stacey-duncan-meggs

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 318C8850

ISBN: 1550540505

Condition: Good


1550540505 166 pages. "This wonderful collection of 150 historical photos presents a fascinating, revealing and nostalgic record of the people engaged in all aspects of the B.C. commercial fishery, ashore and afloat, from the 1870s to the boom years of the 1950s... The story of fishing is told both in photographs and in a brief text that evoke the excitement and working life of the early days." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear. Usual library markings. Light pencil markings to contents. A sound reference copy. View more info

Image for Crofton (B.C. / British Columbia): The Early Years

Crofton (B.C. / British Columbia): The Early Years

By: Haley, Pearl Evelyn.; Killick, D.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Duncan, B.C., Duncan Print Craft: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644H2910

ISBN: B004MD01ZU

Condition: Very Good


B004MD01ZU 50 pages. Fold-out map. Many black and white reproductions of excellent archival photos. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. Bibliographic reference: Hale & Barman 377. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, February (Feb.) 15, 1952 - Physicist Dr. Harold Johns Treats Cancer with Radiation

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, February (Feb.) 15, 1952 - Physicist Dr. Harold Johns Treats Cancer with Radiation

By: Hutton, Eric; Mitchell, W.O.; Walsh, Thomas; Smith, Ronald R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Maclean-Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2433

Condition: Fair


64 pages. Features: Nice cover art shows older sister being taken on big date while younger sister looks on wistfully from the staircase; Colour-photo ad for Frigidaire ranges inside front cover; Vintage ad for Allis-Chalmers excavating equipment; Editorial - What is the Right to Strike?; My Christmas in Sing Sing - Beverley Baxter writes from New York; Jane Russell is featured in Jergen's Lotion ad; B.C. Coalition Commits Suicide - report on B.C. politics by Blair Fraser; The Atom Bomb that saves lives - Dr. Harold Johns designed a cobalt-bomb machine to treat cancer patients (radiation tre... View more info

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International Woodworkers of America, AFL-CIO-CLC, Local 1-80, Duncan B.C.

By: IWA Local 1-80, Duncan, B.C.

Price: $169.95

Publisher: British Columbia, IWA Local 1-80, Duncan, B.C.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 327C5376

Condition: Good


Oblong 8.5" x 11". 100 pages of magnificent archival black and white photos presenting the jobs performed by members of the local through its long history. Presents scenes of big timber, big machines, and big men. Average wear. Prior owner's ink stamp atop front cover and first page, otherwise unmarked. A sound copy of this important historical compilation. View more info

Image for British Columbia: A Bibliography of Industry, Labour, Resources & Regions for the Social Sciences

British Columbia: A Bibliography of Industry, Labour, Resources & Regions for the Social Sciences

By: Kent, Duncan

Price: $69.95

Publisher: British Columbia, B.C. Studies/UBC: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A7135

Condition: Good


199 pages. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Sound working copy. (Location: Reference Collection) View more info

Image for Chinatowns: Towns Within Cities in Canada

Chinatowns: Towns Within Cities in Canada

By: Lai, David Chuenyan

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Univ of British Columbia Pr: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114A0579

ISBN: 0774803096

Condition: Fine


0774803096 347 pages. Bibliography. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "A definitive history of Chinatowns in Canada - the culmination of 20 years of research." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A splendid copy of this rare and important work. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., July 1959 - Map of Howe Sound

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., July 1959 - Map of Howe Sound

By: Meade, Ed; Follis, Merril; Furniss, Harry

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4207

Condition: Good


38 pages. Features: Nice illustrated ad inside front cover for Western Fishing Line company shows gorgeous mermaid witting with fisherman underwater; Photo of Henry Christenson of Richmond holding poem; Save our Salmon - article with photos of Neville Mayer of North Vancouver studying fry in dried up creek beds; Unusual photo-ad for the Northern Seed Potato Company includes photo of Charlie Bradbury with two large Spring salmon he caught not far from Vancouver; 3/4 page map of Howe Sound; Knots for Nylon Lines; Illustrations show how to get results from your Herring Bait; Silver Salmon - illu... View more info

Image for The Illustrated Canadian Forest and Outdoors Magazine, March 1931

The Illustrated Canadian Forest and Outdoors Magazine, March 1931

By: Miner, Jack; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, The Canadian Forestry Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0901

Condition: Good


Pages 116-164. Features: Great cover illustration of men boating their load through whitewater; Bold red and whiite ad for C.I.L.'s Dominion Ammunition inside front cover; Nice full-page photo of an outdoorsy couple snapping a photo; Who Will Repay? - a plea for better understanding by Grey Owl - article with photos; Prizes Offered for Humane Traps; The Land of the "Fighting Rainbow" (Trout), by W.B. Gray; ; The Romance of Maple Sugar, by H. Lamontagne; ; Trees in Myth and Legend - part 1 by James Kay; Corvus - Black Sleuth of Big Timber - the despised 'croaking raven'; New Canadians w... View more info

Cowichan Secondary Yearbook 1991- Duncan B.C.

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $119.95

Publisher: Duncan, B.C., Cowichan Secondary School: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72409402

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. Light wear. Excellent copy of this 1991 high school yearbook from Duncan B.C. Excellent clean copy. View more info