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Image for Eight Bells and Green Ones - Memories of a Retired Chief Boatswain Mate

Eight Bells and Green Ones - Memories of a Retired Chief Boatswain Mate

By: "The Buffer" (Ron Elliott) (Signed)

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries): 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804681

Condition: Very Good


56 pages. Undated but appears to be circa 1985. A brief history of service at HMCS Cornwallis from May-Sept 1949. "Gives the reader a look at New Entry Training, Naval Lore, Human Interest Stories and some Naval Characters, of which the Navy had its share." - Joseph Lay. Black and white photographs. Author's signature and lenghty inscription to V.L. Swanton inside front cover. Foreward by CIER Joseph Lay G.M. C.D. taped to page one. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

By: "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4356

Condition: Fair


Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa - part 2 - tales from the log book of an R.A.F. officer during the campaign in German East Africa - article with interesting photos; Torn by Starving Jackals in Macedonia - Private James McDade of the 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers recounts his experience - with photo of McDade; Death-Struggle with An Alligator - what happened to Van Campen Heilner when he was photographing an alligator in a Florida swamp - photo-illustrated article; The Thrills of Parachuting - early and marvelously photo-illustrated article ... View more info

Image for Harpers Magazine, September (Sept.) 1930, No. 964 - Racketeers and Organized Labor

Harpers Magazine, September (Sept.) 1930, No. 964 - Racketeers and Organized Labor

By: Adamic, Louis; Hale, L.C.; Murray, G.; Adams, J.T.; Haldane, J.; Layman, G.; Ueland, B.; Dublin, L.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H2841

Condition: Good


Pages 384-512 plus dozens of pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Racketeers and Organized Labor; Whoe Gets the Children - a wife's reflections on divorce; The New Stage Fright - talking pictures; The Real Value of the League of Nations; Is History a Fraud?; The Wallflower Complex; The Curious Statistics of Suicide; and much more. The following wonderful ads are worthy of mention: Nice Stetson Hats (for men) ad inside front cover; The Hotels Statler; Cadillac Motor Car Company - with illustration of their V-16-powered car; Japan Tourist Burea (color); Hawaii Tourist Bureau (color); and lastly a... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, January (Jan.) 1952 -  Low-Cost Dairying

Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, January (Jan.) 1952 - Low-Cost Dairying

By: Annixter, Paul; Mansfield, Margery; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2256

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: An eye on the market; Feeders for 18 cents a pound; Should you wash eggs?; Here's low-cost dairying; Corn combines speed the harvest; Quick-change wagon; Save labor in the home; A Christmas Call (fiction); The King's Pear Tree (fiction). Ads: Allis-Chalmers (color inside front cover); Rexall (with Amos 'n' Andy); Champion spark plugs ad features Kenneth Cooke of Malabar Farm near Mansfield, OH; Natural Rubber Burea ad shows armed Malayan guard at rubber plantation; 1952 Pontiac; Case Tractors - showing the 'VAC' model; Nice two-page color-photo ad for New Holland forage ... View more info

Image for Wide World, The Magazine For Everybody, August (Aug.) 1917, No. 232, Vol. XXXIX - How I Escaped From the Turks Disguised As a Woman

Wide World, The Magazine For Everybody, August (Aug.) 1917, No. 232, Vol. XXXIX - How I Escaped From the Turks Disguised As a Woman

By: Arber, M.; Martin, E.; Jordan, J.; Mason, W.; Farrer, R.; Dunn, H.; Jamieson, C.; North, S.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0547

Condition: Good


Pages 290-382 plus 16 pages of ads. Features: My Escape From the Turks Disguised as a Woman - the incredible story of Private Miron D. Arber and his Sinai ordeal; The Log of the "Moewe" - the adventures of a modern pirate, told by her Commander Count Dohna-Schlodien - article with photos; A Brush with the Kisi - in quest of ivory, J.A. Jordan encounters a hostile African witch doctor; Historic Crimes and Mysteries - William Shaw and a Joke on Justice; On the Borders of Tibet - part IV of the story of two years' wanderings - largely among wild lands and wilder people, whose chief desi... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (part II) / Horseman Lieutenant W. Marshall Cleland, of the Governor General's Horse Guards

National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (part II) / Horseman Lieutenant W. Marshall Cleland, of the Governor General's Horse Guards

By: Atlee, B.; Colver, A.; Richards, C.; Bristol, E.; Kirkconnell, W.; Christie, Agatha; Phayre, I.; Cooper, P.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4825

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Fantastic cover illustration of three large pink flamingoes; Cute illustration of boy and girl inside front cover with caption "Eat Fish!" in ad sponsored by the Government of Canada; Major editorial about CBC Radio; Brief news coverage of - Australia's 150th birthday, League or Anti-League, A Mediator's Difficulties (re: the League of Nations); Vintage one-page photo ad for the 1938 Dodge Custom Six, Four-Door Touring Sedan; The 3 Daughters of De Monaye (part 1); Listen to Your Heart (short story); Mustafa Kemal Atat?rk - The 'Lone Wolf' who put modern Turkey on t... View more info

Nato's Deadly Warplanes - Fall 1987 - An Air Combat Special Report

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge Publications: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16103673

Condition: Very Good


99 pages. Features include: Gunslingers of the RAF - honing their Gattling skills; Harriers in the Fast Lane; Zulu Alert - USAF Eagles; V/STOL Fighters at Sea; Britain Chooses AWACS; Apilas for Finland - shoulder launched missile gains wide acceptance; Runway denial - grounding Soviet forces in a European war; Tactical Jamming Raven - Grumman EF-111; Britain's EAP vs. France's Rafale; NATO wargames training; Sherpa - Shorts C-23A with USAF; Cruise Missiles at Greenham U.K. Light to moderate wear. Clean and unmarked. Nice copy. View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette, No. 157, Vol. XIV, January 1909

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette, No. 157, Vol. XIV, January 1909

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5519

Condition: Fair


Photo and story of Lieutenant Downie and his friend Lieutenant T. Godo of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Prize Distribution article. Full-page photo of The Right Hon. Viscount Esher, G.C.V.O., G.C.B. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmarked. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette, No. 160, Vol. XIV, April 1909

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette, No. 160, Vol. XIV, April 1909

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5522

Condition: Good


Photo portrait and write-up of Colonel Sir John Smith-Young, C.V.O. A Page from a Non.-Com's Diary. The Cheery Optimist by Cairn Brogie. Roll of Non-Commissioned Officers and Men, 14th Battalion County of London Regiment (The London Scottish). Average wear. Unmarked. Staples disintegrated. View more info

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The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 137 - Vol. XII, May 1907

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5537

Condition: Good


Features: Photo of the "Daily Telegraph" team at Weybridge before marching off; Company Notes; Our Regimental Plate - No. VIII - the "Wemyss" prize; Notes by the C.O.; Rugby Football - Liverpool Scottish R.V. v. London Scottish R.V. - article and photo; Shooting results; Chronicles of the Cookhouse; With the Signallers - Easter, 1907; and more. Average wear and soiling. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 127 - Vol. XI, July 1906

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 127 - Vol. XI, July 1906

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5551

Condition: Good


Features: Frontis portrait and write-up about Captain Walter Edward Webb; Company Notes; Presentation to the late Q.M.S. Mr. R.S. Darling; Regimental Athletic Supports; The Route March in Scotland (continued from a prior issue); Shooting results; Notes by the C.O.; Editorial, including photo of inspection day at the saluting base; The late Major David Laing, V.D.; Whitsuntide Signalling; Company Lectures - concentrated notes which must be diluted when used; Blair Castle; and more. Average wear. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 130 - Vol. XI, October 1906

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 130 - Vol. XI, October 1906

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5554

Condition: Good


Features: Frontis photo portrait and writeup on Robert Wilson Simpson - champion shot of the past season, and winner of the "Wemyss" prize. Company notes; Notes by the C.O.; Shooting - Sergeants' Wappenschaw, with nice six-photo montage; Shooting results; Member numbers; Death of Robert C. Murray, late of D Company; The History of The Glenworple Highlanders (Chapter V) - Ancient Rome; and more. Four-inch tear to fore-edge of back cover. Average wear. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 112 - Vol. X, April 1905

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 112 - Vol. X, April 1905

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5560

Condition: Good


Features: Frontis photo portrait and write-up of Mr. David Reid, ex-member, and expert shot; Company Notes; Prince Charlie - a romantic drama enacted by members of the L.S.R.V., with six photos; The Assault-at-Arms; Notes by the C.O.; Photos of the L.S.R.V. Football Club, H Company team and G Company team; Metro. Volunteer Sergeants' Tactical Association - visit to Portsmouth - March 23rd to 25th; Correspondence; and more. Average wear. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, January 14, 1945 -  Battle of the Bulge Photos

The New York Times Magazine, January 14, 1945 - Battle of the Bulge Photos

By: Ball, Joseph H.; Shallett, Sidney; Hurd, Charles; Atkinson, Brooks; Stanley, Fred; Gould, John; Pope, V.;

Price: $250.00

Publisher: USA, The New York Times Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2849

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of Army Nurse at work; Unituq ad inside from cover for American Export Line shows teen girl holding record and caption 'The Japs Were Hard on Jive' - explaining that war meant the shellac needed to make records was hard to import; Fantastic one-page colour photo ad for Rheingold beer features Miss Rheingold 1945, Pat Boyd on a ski hill; We Must Face Europe with Realism; Ad for Fairchild's Packet air cargo aircraft; Photos from the Battle of the Bulge; Plane's-Eye View of the Pacific War - an air voyage reveals what distance means and how brutal is the struggle;... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1939

By: Bankart, D.E.; Field, G. Blackstone; Farrell, Con; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.; Finnie, Richard

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0933

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Cover photo of an Aeronca Chief piloted by Johnny Jones on his non-stop transcontinental flight; Photos taken at the Luncheon at the Annual Meeting of teh Canadian Flying Clubs Association, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, January 30, 1939; Nice one-page Gold Flake cigarette ad; Flying beyond sixty - article and photos (part 1); Flight tests of the Boeing Stratoliner - article and great photos; Pilots of the Northern Sky use Up-to-date Radios; De Havilland Expands - photos of addition to Willowdale plant; Excellent one-page photo ad for De Havilland features the Dragon Rapide, Tig... 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 The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 25, 1970 -  Richard Ottinger / Ronald Reagan / Militants Who Play with Dynamite are White

The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 25, 1970 - Richard Ottinger / Ronald Reagan / Militants Who Play with Dynamite are White

By: Barthel, Joan; Tiger, Lionel; Greene, Wade; Buckley, Tom; Roberts, Steven V.; Friedman, Saul; Brenton, M.; Crenshaw, M.A.; Claiborne, C.; Reif, R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4112

Condition: Good


132 pages. Features: Adam and Eve cover; Great color fashion ads; Blackglama; Quana ties; Swank cuff links of the world; How to Merchandise an Actor on TV - article with photo of Dick Linke and his star client Andy Griffith.Miracord 770H ad features photo of Doc Severinsen; Alaska fur seal coat by The Fouke Company; Photo of Gomer Pyle (another Dick Linke client) being yelled at by his sergeant (Frank Sutton); Swakara black lamb coat from South Africa; Is Male Dominance a Sexist Plot?; The Militants Who Play with Dynamite - with mush shots of Cathlyn Platt Wilkerson, Bernardine Rae Dohrn, Dwi... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, August 24, 1946 - The Roosevelt I Knew

Collier's Magazine, August 24, 1946 - The Roosevelt I Knew

By: Bender, John; Potts, Jean; Lanham, Edwin; Blassingame, Wyatt; Ross, Leonard Q.; Martin, A.E.; Perkins, Frances; Eden, Anthony; McConnaughey, James; Irwin, Elizabeth; Paris, Leonard; Williams, Gurney; Worden, Helen; Bartlett, Arthur; De Zayas, George

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Crowell-Collier: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1861

Condition: Good


82 pages. Fiction: Leader of the Band; The Other Woman; The Senator was Indiscreet; The Reformer; Sleep, My Love; Callaghan's Miracle. Articles: The Roosevelt I Knew (part 1); No War with Russia; Just Swing the Club Head - Golf Pro Ernest Jones; Why Teachers Quit School; Bermuda - Tourist Paradise; Dowager Queen - Mrs. Twombly; Everyone catches a fish at this lake near Azusa, CA; Color photo aboard a luxuriously appointed C-47 (DC-3) designed by Raymond Loewy; One Year After V-J Day. Ads include: Eveready Batteries; Philco record players; Santa Fe Railroad; *Fantastic* Wurlitzer Juke Box a... View more info

Image for Good Housekeeping - The Magazine American Lives By, June 1951 - Fairdale, Kentucky

Good Housekeeping - The Magazine American Lives By, June 1951 - Fairdale, Kentucky

By: Best & Hillyer; Ruth Harbert; V. Hoogstraten; Stella M. Currey; B. Patterson; L. Whitney; Paul Horgan; E. Gilchrist; E. Starr

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, Hearst Magazines, Inc.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0186

Condition: Good


284 pages. Features: Town of the Month - Fairdale, Kentucky; Woodbury soap ad features photo of Mrs. Dee F. Bredin and her daughter; Color Ivory Soap ad features Barbara Britton; Color Prell ad features redhead; Shortness of Breath; Assignment in Hollywood; Warner's foundations and Bras ad features wild photo of ladies wearing strapless bras; Uninvited Jest - story by Harriet La Barre; Color Lux ad features Mona Freeman; Two-page color-photo Kelvinator fridge ad; Nice Jell-O ad features jellied saled; How to know a dishwasher is great; The child who is hard of hearing; American Gas Associatio... View more info

Synopsis of Oral Histology

By: Bhaskar, S.N.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Saint Louis, MO, U.S.A., The C.V. Mosby Company: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55609200

Condition: Good


295 pages including index and a profusion of detailed black and white photographic plates. Provides a summary of the embryology and microscopic anatomy of the oral tissues. Moderate lean to spine. Pencil underlining. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper. Water exposure has had minor impact to contents. Attractive glossy lettering upon green boards. View more info