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Image for Frontier Times Magazine: March, 1972

Frontier Times Magazine: March, 1972

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842H2802

ISBN: B00IZV00CO

Condition: Good


B00IZV00CO Features: Henry Plummer's Second in Command - a responsible member of the Oregon Volunteers degenerates; Booze, Bets, and Babes - Gay and Gory episodes on Whiskey Row, Prescott, Arizona; Bad Water and Bad Indians - conflict between sailors and natives on the Pacific Coast; Mesa Negra's Golden Statues; Camel Driver in Colorado? - Jacob Acabajal's gravestone is a puzzle; The Blue Roan Mankiller - outlaw horse in Idaho; Mormons versus Navajos - Pipe Spring; The Mysterious Old Woman; Legend of Coyote Peak; Frontier Freighter; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. Please note: Bits... View more info

Walt Disney's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Twin Books/B. Mitchell/W.H. Smith: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25802880

ISBN: 0886656192

Condition: Fine


0886656192 44 pages. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Glossy illustrated boards. Gift quality. Wonderful copy. View more info

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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Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner

By: Angilirq, Paul Apak

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Coach House Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 738H1658

ISBN: 1552451135

Condition: Very Good


1552451135 240 pages. Bibliographical references. Profusely illustrated with colour photos. Inspired by a traditional Inuit legend of Iglooik. Includes screenplay in Inuktitut and English; Commentary in English. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, August 1896 - M.W. Babcock Visits Genoa / Dublin, N.H.

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, August 1896 - M.W. Babcock Visits Genoa / Dublin, N.H.

By: Babcock, M.W.; Bartlett, John H.; Dana, Francis; Swaine, C. Jennie; Piper, H.H.; Wheeler, Mary H.; Metcalf, H.H.; Griffith, Bancroft; Bachelder, N.J.; Brown, Frank E.; Lauder, George B.; Roberts, Mrs. Caroline M.; Tenney, E.P.; Gowing, Fred

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Granite Monthly Company: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0867

Condition: Good


Pages 63-124. Printed on glossy stock. Numerous black and white photos. Features: From Naples to Genoa; The Harmony of Silence; The Benefaction of Melancthon Downs (concluded); Midsummer; A sketch of Dublin, N.H. - with many great photos of local mansions; The old stage coach; The Cogswell Homestead, Gilmanton; Halcyon Days; Mrs. Alice A. Dow; New Hampshire; The Anti-Vivisection Movement; The Elms of Concord; The legend of John Levin and Mary Glasse (continued); Educational department; New Hampshire Necrology. Some peripheral chipping. Contents in quality condition. A worthy copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 23, 1977 - When Fat Was in Fashion

The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 23, 1977 - When Fat Was in Fashion

By: Baker, Russell; Ferris, Timothy; Sagan, Carl; Rubin, Stephen E.; Le Carre, John; Hollander, Anne; Browne, Malcolm W.; Penney, Goldberger, Paul; Alexandra; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3941

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Gorgeous one-page color-photo Chanel ad featuring Catherine Deneuve; Two-page Vantage cigarette ad features Dave Ness of Seattle; Ending an End to Cosmic Loneliness - Goldstone Tracking Center radiotelescope seeks out intelligent life; Behind the Lazar Berman Legend; In England Now, by John le Carre; When Fat was in Fashion - abundant flesh was a thing of beauty to artist Peter Paul Rubens, who was born 400 years ago; To be Young, Black and Out of Work - depressing photos and stats on the 'Clockwork Orange' epidemic in the ghettos of America's cities; Great two-page colo... View more info

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Beyond the Mafia: Italian Americans and the Development of Las Vegas (Wilbur S. Shepperson Series in History and Humanities)

By: Balboni, Alan Richard

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Univ of Nevada Pr: 1996

Seller ID: 73304366

ISBN: 0874172438

Condition: Fine


0874172438 168 pages. Notes. Selected bibliography. Index. Black and white illustrations. "A very comprehensive and exhaustive study of the Italians in Las Vegas... Fills a void in the literature concerning the influence and history of Italians in America." - Joseph Albini, author of The American Mafia: Genesis of a Legend. Beautiful fresh clean crisp copy. Dust jacket in archival-grade Brodart cover. Gift quality. View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, December [Dec.] 1933, Vol. II, No. 6 - British Honduras (Belize)

Canadian Geographical Journal, December [Dec.] 1933, Vol. II, No. 6 - British Honduras (Belize)

By: Barbeau, Marius; Grove, Frederick, Philip Grove; Wilde, C. Noel; Stokes, Charles W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658H3481

Condition: Good


X [ads], 247-300 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Features: The Tree of Dreams - A Christmas Legend of Notre-Dame de Lorette; The Rockies vs. The Alps - nicely photo-illustrated article; British Honduras (now Belize); The Cornish Riviera; and more. Unmarked with average wear. Some soiling to back cover. Two archival tape repairs to fore-edge of page 277. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative issue. View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, June 1933, Vol VII, No. 1 - A Quatsino Legend

Canadian Geographical Journal, June 1933, Vol VII, No. 1 - A Quatsino Legend

By: Barbeau, Marius; Stead, Robert J.C.; Leeson, B.W.; Cowan, James

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G4249

Condition: Fair


Pages 1-50 plus XIV pages of nostalgic ads. Black and white photos and illustrations. Features: In the Heart of the Laurentians - article with fantastic photos; The Old Prairie Homestead; A Quatsino Legend - article with many wonderful photos of Vancouver Island native peoples, including bound head; Land of the Maori - article with excellent photos. Covers loose but present. Average wear. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

By: Barbeau, Marius; Van Steen, Marcus; Clemson, Donovan; Chaplin, C.E.; Brown, Sutherland

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3441

Condition: Good


39 Pages plus five pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Legend and History in the Oldest Geographical Names of the St. Lawrence; Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement; British Columbia Lakes (Pictoria); How Canada is Helping the Fishermen of Ceylon; Physiography of the Queen Charlotte Islands; Pictures of the Provinces - XXIII; Nice Army recruiting ad inside front cover; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Indiana History Magazine, December 1933

By: Barce, Elmore; Coleman, Christopher B.; Hockett, Leola; Tyner, Martha Alice; Knox, Julie LeClerc; King, Emily Anderson; Bryan, William Lowe

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Indiana Historical Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0706

Condition: Good


Pages 268 - 379. Features: The Red Man of Wabush; The Lincoln Legend; The Wabash County Pioneer Society; Gresham, Walter Q.; Cravenhurst; The Henry Bryan Family; The John Bryan Family; Letters from Cheat Mountain (1861); and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

By: Barlee, N.L.; Wilson, J.V.H.; Adams, Irvine

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Summerland, B.C., Canada West Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2556

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Glass Flowers of the Plains - use of trade beads by the Plains Indiansduring the 19th century - article with photos; The Collector's Page; Writing - On - Stone in the borderland of south-eastern Alberta; The Big Horn Country; The Legend Makers (II); The Vanishing Ghost Towns - The Slocan area of B.C. where the remnants of the old mining era may still be seen; Back cover photo of Sandon, British Columbia in 1898. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Treasure Magazine - True Stories on Lost, Sunken and Buried Treasure - Volume 2, Number 1 (Collector's No. 4)

Canadian Treasure Magazine - True Stories on Lost, Sunken and Buried Treasure - Volume 2, Number 1 (Collector's No. 4)

By: Basque, Garnet; Fidler, Vera; Paterson, T.W.; Friesen, Victor C..

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Garnet Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115H3126

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: A Sea Monster Guarded Islander's Gold; Legend of the Lost Creek Mine (aka Slumach's Lost Mine) (part 1); Major Studholm's Treasure; Queen Anne's Treasures; Gold on the Saskatchewan; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Films and Filming Magazine, June 1971 - At Cannes (cover Photo of Nude Jurgen Draeger

Films and Filming Magazine, June 1971 - At Cannes (cover Photo of Nude Jurgen Draeger

By: Bates, Alan; Lane, John Francis; Brown, George H.; Armes, Roy; Gow, Gordon

Price: $69.95

Publisher: UK, Hansom: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2035

Condition: Fair


118 pages. Contents: Animation - article by David Rider; Interview of Alan Bates; The Go-Between (photos); Death in Venice (photos); Plus ca Change - Italian filmmaking; Le Conformiste (photos); Boulevard du Rhum - photos (including Brigitte Bardot); The Babymaker (photos); Interview with Producer George H. Brown; Peau D'ane (photos); Madly (photos); Article on Pier Paolo Pasolini; The Decameron (photos); Reviews; Summer of '42 - photos; All the Right Noises (photos); A Town Called Bastard (photos); Sex in the Suburbs (photos); Language of Love (photos); Anna May Wong Pin-up Photo; Focus on 1... View more info

Image for History of Hockey in B.C. (British Columbia) - From the Denman Arena to the Pacific Coliseum

History of Hockey in B.C. (British Columbia) - From the Denman Arena to the Pacific Coliseum

By: Boyd, Denny; Douglas, Greg (Editor)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 521G4521

Condition: Good


60 pages. Many reproductions of wonderful archival black and white photos. Features include: The Patrick Family Legend; The First Game; The First Year; The First Stanley Cup; The Second Stanley Cup; The Great Denman Fire; Fred (Cyclone) Taylor; The Life and Times of Coley Hall; The Glorious Smokies; The Brat Called Pistol - Eddie Dorohoy; The Rollicking, Raggedy Vees; The Spirit of the Canucks; The Drillers of Kimberley; The Heart of Fred J. Hume; The Life and Laughs of Babe Pratt; The Palace by the Sea - Pacific Coliseum; The Anatomy of a Franchise; and more. One page CKNW 98 ad highlights... View more info

Descent of Man: Stories

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56108796

ISBN: 0070069565

Condition: Good


0070069565 219 pages. "T.C. Boyle is on his way out of the literary underground where he has been almost a legend." - Vance Bourjaily. Lightly yellowed. Unmarked. Light wear. View more info

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Scottish Field Magazine, November 2000

By: Broomfield, Keith; Harper, Jennifer; Lawrence, Sue; Lumsden, Viv; Wainwright, Rob; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: UK, Scottish Field: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2673

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: The Legend of the Saltire; Rough Shooting; The rare work of Scottish Provincial silversmiths; Tough going for red squirrels in Scotland; Kirkcudbrightshire's Barnhourie MIll; Oriental homeliness in the Edinburgh suburbs; Pat Grant and her chain of beauty clinics; Unsolved paranormal Scottish incidents; Aviemore is being rejuvenated; The importance of wood in whisky-making; Cashmere collection; Vienna visit; 4x4 tests; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, April (Apr.) 13, 1946: Cover Photo of Field Marshal Lord Alexander and His Family

The Illustrated London News, April (Apr.) 13, 1946: Cover Photo of Field Marshal Lord Alexander and His Family

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: 338H0984

Condition: Good


Pages 389- 416. Features: Cover photo of Field Marshal Lord Alexander on board the "Aquitania" with Lady Alexander, their children and dogs; Two photos of M. Gromyko walking out of the United Nations Security Council during discussion of the Persian question; Eight photos of Hameln (Hamelin), the town of a famous legend (The Pied Piper) hardly touched by the war; Two pages of photos illustrate Nash's Terraces, "the most breathtaking architectural panorama in London" - saved from the house-breaker; Photos of Royal occasions illustrate Princess Elizabeth's civil and military duti... View more info

Image for Nanaimo Coalfield (Coal Field) British Columbia (Map): Geological Survey Paper 47-22

Nanaimo Coalfield (Coal Field) British Columbia (Map): Geological Survey Paper 47-22

By: Buckham, A.F.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Drafting and Reproducing Division, Canada Department of Mines and Resources, Mines and Geology Branch: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228H2382

Condition: Very Good


38.5" x 26.75" map. Indicates sixty-seven coal mines and prospects. Extensive descriptive notes along right margin. Legend in left margin indicates the various formations shown on the map, including Gabriola, Northumberland, De Courcy, Cedar, Protection, Newcastle, Cranberry, Extension, Haslam and East Wellington, and Benson. Stored in original government-issued kraft envelope with some markings. Covers the area from Ladysmith Harbour north to Arbutus Point, south of Parksville. Includes most of Gabriola Island on the east and several miles inland from the coast on the west. Cle... View more info

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Partner of Nature

By: Burbank, Luther; Hall, Wilbur (editor)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 631A5194

Condition: Very Good


315 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates, including frontis of Luther Burbank. "Here, for the first time, the vast amount of material written by Luther Burbank during his lifetime is compiled and compressed into a single volume... Contains the cream of what the great naturalist had to say about his revolutionary experiments in plant-breeding. It is, too, the story of Burbank's life, for his life was his work, a work which has added so much to the world's knowledge and appreciation of growing things and to its material wealth." - from dust jacket. Book clean and unmark... View more info