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Image for Bad Habits: Drinking, Smoking, Taking Drugs, Gambling, Sexual Misbehavior and Swearing in American History (The American Social Experience)

Bad Habits: Drinking, Smoking, Taking Drugs, Gambling, Sexual Misbehavior and Swearing in American History (The American Social Experience)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., NYU Press: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 116C5294

ISBN: 081471224X

Condition: Very Good


081471224X 385 pages. Index. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. A nice copy. View more info

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And Then I Wrote: The Songwriter Speaks

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Arsenal Pulp Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 848G1372

ISBN: 1551520230

Condition: Fair


1551520230 242 pages including index. A revealing look at the craft of songwriting in the words of the songwriters themselves: a compendium of anecdotes and quotations from well-known songwriters, from Irving Berlin and Stephen Foster to Mick Jagger and Kurt Cobain, on their influences, work habits, and how they came to write the songs now ingrained in the popular imagination - a book for songwriters and music fans alike. Above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Not pretty but a sound working copy of this popular work. View more info

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Six (6) Essential Ingredients of Unlimited Success: Complete 6 Cassette Tape Set in Case

By: Aaron, Raymond

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Raymond Aaron Group: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 447A6028

Condition: Fine


Covers the following 6 topics: Four Reliability Traits - do what you say, finish what you start, show up on time, say please and thank-you; One Basic Business Relationship Question; Four Fallacies of Interaction; Twelve Work Habits for Success; The Wisest Financial Habit; Seven Laws - multiplied returns, integrity, Causality, the Open Heart, Persistence, Action, Obstacles. Undated. Circa late 1990s. Clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Beautiful set. View more info

Image for Network Marketing Lifestyles, April (Apr.) 2001 - Stephen R. Covey Cover Photo

Network Marketing Lifestyles, April (Apr.) 2001 - Stephen R. Covey Cover Photo

By: Anderson, Duncan Maxwell; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Network Marketing Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0151

Condition: Good


122 pages. Features: Exclusive interview with Stephen R. Covey about the 7 Habits; Keep the IRS off your back; Generation X was born for network marketing; Top 10 presentation mistakes; Sales Lessons; Life Stories of the Ultra-successful; MLM at the Vatican?; Richard Poe - Wave 4; and much more; Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Red Coats On The Prairies; English Hard Cover

By: Beahen, William; Horrall, Stan; Embury, Margo; Danchuk, Brian

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Centax Books & Distribution: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 421C8695

ISBN: 1894022017

Condition: Very Good


1894022017 352 pages. Index. Footnotes. Black and white photographic plates. "Cuts through the romantic fantasies to expose the real heroes... Examines the social background of the men, their living conditions, their indiscretions, health, habits, training, discipline, benefits and marital relations... Documents the influential role of the North-West Mounted Police in the political, social and cultural life of the developing western community." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A high quality copy. View more info

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Propaganda

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1930

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 238G3738

Condition: Good


159 pages. Third printing of the 1928 first edition. The landmark work by the man who has come to be known as "The Father of Spin." "The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country." - from page 9. Chapters include: Organizing Chaos; The New Propaganda; The New Propagandists; The Psychology of Public Relations; Business and the Public; Propaganda an... View more info

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The 7 (Seven) Habits of Highly Effective People: Six Audio Cassette Tapes in Case

By: Covey, Stephen R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Covey: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 448A2722

Condition: Good


Six audio cassette tapes with case. Nice audio tape set of this famous work. Moderate wear. View more info

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Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, October 1929 - Dr. David Starr Jordan

By: Doyle, Harry; Blair, Emily N.; Ehlert, Harold H.; Robinson, Francis A.; Windsor, Roberta E.; Parker, Ralph; Blackburn, Glen A.;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Meredith: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2267

Condition: Fair


134 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Capital Boilers inside front cover; Nice one-page ad for Anaconda Copper and Brass features architect Dwight James Baum; The Mystery in an Autumn Leaf; The Diary of a Plain Dirt Gardener; Color one-page ad for Armstrong's Linoleum Floors; Nice color one-page ad for Chipso dish soap; The Creation of a Home Proportion; A well-gardened home of old Virginia; Treated in a typical English manner; American bulbs that beat the Dutch; Praiseworthy bulbs in the home; The schoolhouse that became a home; photo-illustrated article about Dr. David Starr Jordan; With t... View more info

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The Woman with Woman's Digest - A Digest Magazine for the Modern Woman, Vol. XVII No. 2, August, 1946 - Barbara Lawrence Cover Photo / Mary Roberts Rinehard

By: Farrell, Lorna; Boothe, Clare Luce; Jacobs, Willis D.; Kirkwood, Frances T.; Sparkes, Boyden; Block, Jean, Libman; Mitchell, David; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Farrell Publishing: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G3000

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Small date written on front cover. One-inch opening to fore-edge of some page. Small chip from fore-edge of back cover. The woman comments; The thankless children; What British Brides can teach us; The Welcome Wagon; Are You Just a Plaything of Nature? (ad for Pinkham's vegetable compound); How Good a Mother Are You?: Her Murders are Profitable - Mary Roberts Rinehard; Mother Hubbard and her Frozen Cupboard; Bernhardt in the Suburbs - the little theater is big business; Pork can poison you; New Lives for the Old; Prevent Sunburn; They Shall Take Up Serpents; The women w... View more info

Ontario Public School Health Book

By: Fraser, Donald T.; Porter, George D.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark Limited: 1926

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41401856

Condition: Good


201 pages including index and black and white illustrations. "The general opinion obtained in answer to a questionnaire sent to the inspectors and to a large number of the teachers of the Province was that a suitable book in hygiene should be interesting to the pupils, free from technical terms, and contain only such physiology as is necessary; and that its aim should be to arouse a desire for proper living, to develop health habits, and to teach the pupils of our public schools some simple means for the prevention of disease." - from preface. Contents clean and unmarked. Blue cloth... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine - Non-Fiction, November (Nov.) 1966: Clay Allison - Cowboy and Gunfighter

Frontier Times Magazine - Non-Fiction, November (Nov.) 1966: Clay Allison - Cowboy and Gunfighter

By: Gipson, Fred; Thorp, Raymond W.; Lyon, Howard E.; Ball, Eve; Parrish, Joe K.; Schoenberger, Dale; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Western: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H2387

Condition: Good


72 pages. Many black and white reproductions of fascinating archival photos. Features: Robert Clay Allison (The Wild Wolf) - the cowboy gunfighter born near Waynesboro in Wayne County, Tennessee; The Early Cattle Trails - Three Mountain Road, Wilderness Road and Bay State Cowpath were forerunners of the Longhorn highways; Dakota Mail Riflers and Special Agent John B. Furay; A Hallway in Hades - Quicksilver/Mercury discovery on a section of land owned by Howard E. Perry east of Terlingua, a hamlet of jacals in the Big Bend in Brewster County, Texas; A Man the Earth Talked To - Senator John He... View more info

The Complete Book of Sleep: How Your Nights Affect Your Days

By: Hales, Dianne R.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Addison-Wesley: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65408987

ISBN: 0201038463

Condition: Good


0201038463 315 pages including index. More than 50 million people have trouble sleeping. If you're one of them, here's a book that will help you sleep better tonight. Read about 42 major sleep problems and how to overcome them, including: bad sleep habits, conditioned insomnia, breathing disorders, narcolepsy, jet lag, Sudden Infant Death, sleep-walking, rhythm changes during aging, stress and anxiety, snoring. Learn crucial information about sleeping pills. Find out about the latest sleep treatments. Learn about intriguing research. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding solid. View more info

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My Book of Insects, Seashore Animals and Fish - The Children's Nature Books

By: Harvey, Kate and Lay, E. J. S.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co. Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467G0060

Condition: Good


128 pages including index. 16 pages of color plate illustrations. "My Book of Insects, Seashore Animals and Fish describes the habits and characteristics of sixty-seven insects, twenty-one common seashore animals and nineteen fish. With its beautiful paintings and lively text, the book is an encouraging and instructive reading book, and children will be eager to verify and increase the knowledge gained from picture-study and reading, by actual observation." - from preface. Bright and unmarked with minimal wear and sound binding. View more info

Eyes on the Wilderness

By: Hirnschall, Helmut

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 35105194

ISBN: 0919654398

Condition: Very Good


0919654398 175 pages. The occasional page is creased where former owner folded corner over. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 1/2" puncture to dust jacket halfway up rear hinge. A poetically descriptive account of author's encounters with North American wildlife which will appeal to young and old. Contains over 200 sketches by author. View more info

Image for The Wide World  - The Magazine For Men, May 1915, No. 205, Vol. 35 - Across the Andes on Foot / Anso the Inaccessible

The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, May 1915, No. 205, Vol. 35 - Across the Andes on Foot / Anso the Inaccessible

By: Hoyt, Vance; Eldred, C.; Haigh, G.; McCord, P.; Piatt, D.; Davidson, D.; Ganthony, R.; Shepstone, H.; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0758

Condition: Good


96 pages pages plus 32 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Gold-Seekers - Edward J. Hoyt and William Palmer experience terrible Central American hardships in pursuit of wealth; Anso the Inaccessible - photo-illustrated article on this quaint Pyrenees town in Spain; Against Odds - in 1896 the natives of Matebeleland rose against their masters and massacred nearly four hundred - two survivors tell their tale; Across the Andes on Foot - amazing photo-illustrated article; Adventures of an Outlaw-Hunter - exciting experiences related by Sergeant Frank W. Northern who waged a relentless war ... View more info

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Melting Pot: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Food and Nutrition Information for Ethnic Groups in America (Garland Reference Library of Social Science, Vol. 351)

By: Jacqueline M. Newman

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Garland Publishing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 753H1704

ISBN: 082404326X

Condition: Good


082404326X xii, 194 pages. Addresses food, nutrition, and health related dietary concerns of the major ethnic groups in the United States. Lists hundreds of works, categorized by ethnicity. Average wear. Binding sound. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, June 11, 1955 - Alys Robi / Osmond Kendall and His Electronic Music / World's First Dog Psychiatrist

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, June 11, 1955 - Alys Robi / Osmond Kendall and His Electronic Music / World's First Dog Psychiatrist

By: Katz, S.; Berrill, Norman J.; Johnstone, Ken; Phillips, Alan; Rosenfeld, Max; Creighton, Norman; Sangster, Dorothy; Cummings, Parke; Bodsworth, F.; Kornbluth, C.M.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4700

Condition: Good


104 pages. Features: Nice cover illustration of blessing of the Cod fleet at Caraquet, New Brunswick; Lovely nostalgic one-page colour-photo ad for Weston's cookies features young lady sitting in Muskoka chair; London Letter - Why the Germans Don't Want a New Army; Fantastic one-page colour Popsicle ad features their $100,000 contest prizes and small inset photo of "Pinky Lee"; The Canadian Bank of Commerce half-page colour-photo ad features fashion show scene; One-page colour ad for 1955 Dodge cars features two yellow and black cars; Report on Eating - the dramatic changes in our eat... View more info

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Waterfowl on a Pacific estuary: A natural history of man and waterfowl on the lower Fraser River (Special publication / British Columbia Provincial Museum)

By: Leach, Barry A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352G2295

ISBN: 0771883358

Condition: Good


0771883358 211 pages. Fold-out map. Bibliography. Index. British Columbia Provincial Museum Special Publication No. 5. Contents divided into four sections: Habits and Habitat; The Waterfowl; Places and Projects; Waterfowl Problems. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, January (Jan.) 1917 - Wonderful Stories of the French Foreign Legion

The Wide World Magazine, January (Jan.) 1917 - Wonderful Stories of the French Foreign Legion

By: Lees, G.F. And E.S.; Smith, E.W.; Mayer-Nixson, M.; Francis, D.; Cowan, J.; Dickie, F.J.; Armstrong, J.P.; Gerard, M.; Henry, H.; Freeman, L.R.; Wiley, D.A.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4350

Condition: Good


Pages 194-284 plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Romance of the French Foreign Legion; Adrift in a Mine-Field - two men drift through a mine-field in a crippled seaplane, fending off mines with their bare hands!; That Night - a rice-planter's cyclone ordeal on Bordelieu Island off the Florida coast; An Englishwoman in South America - Mrs. Mayer-Nixson describes the ways of Chilean (Chilian) policemen, the curious manners and customs of the people, and the odd habits of Chilean servants; The End of the Rainbow - an adventure of Etienne, a half-breed trapper in Northern Canada wh... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, 7 May 1960 - Larry Man, TV's Invisible All-Star/Corporal James N. Kirk, RCAF

Maclean's Magazine, 7 May 1960 - Larry Man, TV's Invisible All-Star/Corporal James N. Kirk, RCAF

By: Lefolii, Ken; Johnstone, Ken; Porter, McKenzie; Phillips, Alan; Kirk, James N.; McCauley, Charlie; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844H1745

Condition: Good


88 pages. Features: Lovely cover illustration of Perce Rock, Gaspe Peninsula, by Gabriel Bastien; Nice colour photo ad for Labatt's India pale ale inside front cover; Football star and Canadian Negro Rollie Miles writes about racial prejudice; Nice black and white photo full-page ad for Hammond organs; Let's Keep A-Bombs Out of Canada, by Ross Munro; Craven "A" ad claims its straight cigarette ash indicates it provides 'a superior, far gentler smoke'(!); Full-page 2-colour ad for Dominion Royal Tires/Dominion Rubber; Colour photo ad for F.T.D.; Is Air Travel Obsolete?, by Ken Lefolii;... View more info