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Image for Collier's The National Weekly March 16 1918

Collier's The National Weekly March 16 1918

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son Inc.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0948

ISBN: B004J12SXS

Condition: Fair


B004J12SXS 42 pages. Features: Cover illustration of President Woodrow Wilson; Nice illustrated ad for the Mitchell Six car inside front cover; One-page illustrated ad for Johns-Manville coal preservation products; Illustrated one-page Fisk Cord Tire ad shows natives carrying crude rubber to a waiting ship; "Over Here" - fiction by E.D. Biggers; The President - a profile of Woodrow Wilson by Richard Washburn Child; A Shipbuilder on the Job - photo-illustrated article on Homer L. Ferguson (with photo of black men hard at work above caption "Don't you dare come and tell us that the ... View more info

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Maxims and Notes On the Art of Command for Junior Officers

By: "Collected By A Territorial Officer"

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, Hugh Rees, Ltd.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C8469

Condition: Fair


61 pages. This well-travelled copy is boldly signed by former owner, J.C. Frith of the Canadian 18th Battalion at Hastings, England, April 1917. Above-average wear and soiling. Binding tender. Underlining on two pages. A wonderful WWI collectible. View more info

Image for We Don't Want the Bacon (What We Want is a Piece of the Rhine!)

We Don't Want the Bacon (What We Want is a Piece of the Rhine!)

By: "Kid" Howard Carr; Harry Russell; Jimmie Havens

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Harry Russell: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H1404

ISBN: B0010GF0D0

Condition: Good


B0010GF0D0 Dedicated to Lieut. Joseph Foley, U.S.A. 4 pages. Fantastic color cover art depicts (presumably) U.S. soldier with bayonet approaching terrified kaiser-like character. Average wear. A quality vintage 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

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 20, 1961 - The Apprenticeship of Mordecai Richler / Aksel Schiotz / African Diary

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 20, 1961 - The Apprenticeship of Mordecai Richler / Aksel Schiotz / African Diary

By: Allen, Ralph; Mair, Shirley; Richler, Mordecai; Krantz, Judith; gardner, Ray; Stollery, Peter; Heine, William C.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4719

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Colour black label beer inside front cover; Very nice one-page colour-photo ad for the 1961 Buick Electra 225 Convertible (black) at the Thornwood train station; Nice one-page colour-photo Pepsi ad shows couple with baseball and bat; First part of series by Ralph Allen features Sir Sam Hughes, who through together a citizens' army in months during WWI - with photos; Enter the Platypus - on Aching Feet - new 'Platypus Point' shoes will reduce the amount of deformation caused to women's feet by needle-point shoes; The Apprenticeship of Mordecai Richler - the story of his fas... View more info

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Official History of the Great War, Military Operations: Gallipoli - Volume (Vol.) I and II (1 and 2 / One and Two)

By: Aspinall-Oglander, Br.-General C.F.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H3693

Condition: Fair


Fiirst edition copies of Volumes I and I printed in 1929 and 1932 respectively. xvii, [3], 380; xv, [1], 517 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Fold-out colour maps. Indexes. "Deals with the political events which led to the initiation of the Dardanelles campaign, the naval attacks in February and March, the landings of the Expeditionary Force in April and the fighting at Helles and Anzac during the first fortnight ashore. Vol II completes the story of the campaign, up to and including the final evacuation. Please note: we are not offering the other two volumes which contai... View more info

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War Posters: Weapons of Mass Communication

By: Aulich, James

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Thames & Hudson: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3174

ISBN: 050025141X

Condition: Fair


050025141X 256 pages. 329 illustrations with 303 in color. Bibliography. Illustration List. Index. "Features a wide selection of the most eye-catching and iconic examples from the internationally renowned poster collection at the Imperial War Museum in London. Examines the social, political, ethnic and cultural aspirations of America, Britain, Northern Ireland, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Russia, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic." - dust jacket. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Hinges taped. Dust jacked now preserved in archival-grade Brodart.... View more info

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The Children's Story of the War (WWI), No. 17 (Seventeen)

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2903

Condition: Good


Pages 65-128. Numerous black and white illustrations and maps. Recommended for use in the public school libraries of British Columbia. Chapters include: Winter fighting in Champagne, the Argonne, and the Vosges; The Submarine Blockade Begins; The Sinking of the "Lusitania"; Stories of Submarines; More Stories of Submarine Warfare; Winter Fighting in Poland and East Prussia; A Battle of the Middle Ages; The Fall of Przemysl; Stories from Eastern Battlefields. Undated but presumably printed circa 1920. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. A quality vintage copy. View more info

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The Children's Story of the War (WWI), No. 18 (Eighteen)

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2904

Condition: Good


Pages 129-192. Black and white illustrations. Recommended for use in the public school libraries of British Columbia. Chapters include: The Battle of Neuve Chapelle; Soldiers' Stories of Neuve Chapelle; The Dardanelles; How We Failed at "The Narrows"; The Story of Hill 60; The Poisonous Cloud. Undated but presumably printed circa 1920. Unmarked with average wear. Binding sound. A quality vintage copy. View more info

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A New World or The League of Nations

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The League of Nations Society in Canada: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344C9703

Condition: Fair


47 pages. Undated but was probably published in the later 1920s. An explanation of the League of Nations which arose after WWI. Contents include: Introduction; The Principal Organs of the League; The Prevention of War; Helping Helpless Peoples; Difficult Problems of Government; Health and Morals; Freer International intercourse; Outside powers and the League; Public Opinion and the League; Appendices. Above-average soiling. Considerable markings to contents and front cover - suggesting this copy may have been used in a school setting. Binding intact. A worthy working copy of this intere... View more info

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Official Program for Dedicatory and Opening Services of Canadian Memorial Chapel Erected at Vancouver, British Columbia in Memory of Those Who Made the Great Sacrifice 1914-1918

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canadian Memorial Chapel: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713G1026

Condition: Very Good


20 pages in string binding plus original mailing envelope in which this item was stored. Very informative with exhaustive details of multiple dedication ceremonies and their participants. Black and white photographic plates of Canadian Memorial Chapel, Lt.-Colonel G.O. Fallis, and Canadian Memorial Chapel. Envelope unmarked but soiled, worm and yellowed with age. Booklet clean and unmarked with light wear. A high-quality copy of this informative and solemn memento. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, October (Oct.) 1962, Number 10, Volume 46 -  Counter-Insurgent Operations in Indonesia, 1958

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, October (Oct.) 1962, Number 10, Volume 46 - Counter-Insurgent Operations in Indonesia, 1958

By: Baldwin, H.W.; Weller, J.; Loomis, D.G.; Williams, Samuel T.; Howell, D.W.; Carrington, G.W. Jr.; Brube, F.E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4345

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Photo ad for the Sikorsky S-61 helicopter; Excellent two-page photo ad for the Vigilant tank killing system by the British Aircraft Corporation, which is mounted on scout cars; Biological Agents in Future War; Small Unit Operations - Counterguerrilla War - Part 5 of a series; Nice photo ad for FMC's new LCA; No Need for Despair (part 1 of 2) - argues WWI combatants hurt each other more than in any war since; Russian Small Arms and Tactics - major photo-illustrated article (part 1 of 2); Counter-Insurgent Operations in Indonesia in 1958 - how Sukharno's government crushed t... View more info

Image for Sheet Music for: 'When Other Lips' and 'Saucy Smiles' - Includes Piano Music and Lyrics

Sheet Music for: 'When Other Lips' and 'Saucy Smiles' - Includes Piano Music and Lyrics

By: Balfe, M.W.; Bunn, Alfred; Read, Ezra

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 848G0574

Condition: Fair


6 pages. Undated but appears to be circa WWI. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for They Were All Out of Step But Jim [Sheet Music]

They Were All Out of Step But Jim [Sheet Music]

By: Berlin, Irving

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Music Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H1403

ISBN: B0041IQ8QM

Condition: Good


B0041IQ8QM 4 pages. Nice cover illustration of marching troops and adoring femmes, plus lovely inset photo of Elizabeth Brice who sang this song. Openings to fore-edges mended with archival tape, otherwise average wear and prior owner's name on front cover. A nice vintage copy. View more info

Image for Collier's, The National Weekly (Magazine), March (Mar.) 13, 1915, Vol. 54, No. 26 - In the German Trenches / General Joseph Joffre

Collier's, The National Weekly (Magazine), March (Mar.) 13, 1915, Vol. 54, No. 26 - In the German Trenches / General Joseph Joffre

By: Beveridge, Albert J.; Lea, Fanny Heaslip; Fitch, George; Bullock, William; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Collier's: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2830

Condition: Fair


Features: Attractive cover illustration of Marshal Joseph Jacques C?saire Joffre of France; Good Year tire ad inside front cover; Elegant one-page ad for The White Company of Cleveland (automaker); Classy one-page ad for Hart Schaffner & Marx clothiers of New York; In the German Trenches - the 2nd of Senator Albert J. Beveridge's articles; By Margarita Trench (fiction by Fannie Heaslip Lea); We Shall Meet, But We Shall Miss Them - article on the 64th Congress; The Fence Breaker (baseball fiction by William Bullock); General Joseph Joffre of France; The Narrow Margin (fiction by Helen Baker Pa... View more info

Image for The Fortyniner (49er), No. 95, November (Nov.) 1992 - Members Copy

The Fortyniner (49er), No. 95, November (Nov.) 1992 - Members Copy

By: Boyd, Edgar L.; Barbour, David; White, Ernie; Smith, W.D.; Et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, 49th Battalion, The Loyal Edmonton Regiment: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H1804

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. Several pages of black and white reproductions of photos, archival and recent. Features: 'The Victoria Cross', by Edgar L. Boyd; Dave Barbour's WWI War Diary; The Battle of 'Captain Ridge', by Ernie White; 'The Great Moustache Caper' by W.D. Smith; 'A Ramble Through Sicily' by Charlie Swan; Part of War Diary by Captain Les Herman; 'My Father's Speech' by Peggy McEwen; 'Recollections of Portslade' by Ralph C.B. Paulsen; 'Eastburne - 1942' by Shierlaw Burry; Several pages of Association news; Nine-page list of members, complete with their mailing addresses; Three-page list of members... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV - No. 261, January (Jan.) 1920 - Two Balloonatics

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV - No. 261, January (Jan.) 1920 - Two Balloonatics

By: Brand, J.B.; Bourne, George;Franck, H.A.; Yerburgh, The Rev. W.H.B.; White, Capt. T.W.; Thomason, Hugh; Pocock, R.; Chinnery, E.W.P.; Mander, Lionel; McMahon, (MeMahon?) T.J.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4358

Condition: Fair


Pages 177-272, plus 16 pages of great ads. Features: The Blue Bandits - Part 1 - Elusive thieves operate in the Franco-Italian villages on either side of the frontier in the French department of the Hautes Alpes and the Italian district of Monte Viso; How I Lost My Christmas Dinner - hilarious story of a Christmas spent with the Maori adherents of self-styled "prophet" Rua - article with photos; On Foot Through South America - Part 2 - photo-illustrated account of Harry A. Franck's visit to Quito and his tramp through Ecuador; The Last Voyage of H.M.S. "Drake" - a vivid glimp... View more info

Image for History & Rhymes of Our Boys in the Great War

History & Rhymes of Our Boys in the Great War

By: Buck Private O'Neil

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Privately Published: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3444

ISBN: B005F05CTY

Condition: Fair


B005F05CTY 63 pages. Several black and white reproductions of photos, including portrait of General Pershing. In addition the the rhymes, a substantial portion of history is provided about: The Fismes Sector, The Argonne, and The Projected Attack on Metz. Chipping to covers. Contents clean and unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

By: Butler, H.G.; Hornbeck, R.R.; Garnett, L.; Rockman, E.; Clark-Kennedy, S.; McMillan, A.; Masters, D.; Shane, M.; Garland, E.; Jordan, J.; Beattie, S.; Courtier-Forster, R.; St. Lawrence, B.; Humpherus, S.; Lees, G.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G3915

Condition: Good


Pages 180-262 plus 16 pages of ads. This is a particularly excellent issue jammed full of fascinating accounts. Features: Terrible Experiences in the Arctic - a whaling schooner is crushed by ice and its crew exists on moss and snow for nearly a week; Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny - he avenged the killing of his employer, an English officer; The Trade Guilds of Constantinople - article with truly amazing photos; The Yaqui Luck-Piece; My Brumby Hunt; When Everything Happened to Me - hauling timber in the 1870s; Salving (Salvaging) Fifty Million Pounds' Worth of Shipping - fantastic ... View more info

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J.K. Ranch : An Unwanted Child

By: Clarence A. Boon (Signed)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Manitoba, Leech Printing / Clarence A. Boon: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 358G4959

ISBN: 092043617X

Condition: Good


092043617X 240 pages. Signed by author upon title page. What happened when a rich American sent his son to farming on the Canadian prairies to save him from serving in WWI. Unmarked. Binding intact. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info