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Image for Telephone Talk, Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel), November - December, 1958

Telephone Talk, Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel), November - December, 1958

By: Drummond-Hay, C.R.: Editor; Love, Peggy

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G3743

Condition: Good


36 pages. Cover photo of Pat James. Contents: Christmas greetings from Mr. McLean, head of the company, inside front cover; Photos of D.C. Watt, Earl T. Squire and T.D. Owen-Turner; Details of construction around the province, with photo of new structure in Keating on Vancouver Island being built by Farmer Construction; Treasury cheques now processed by I.B.M. - with photos of the new technology at work; Ladysmith Conversion to dial service - with one-page photo of Mrs. Laura Ryan removing her operator headset for the last time, plus 8 more photos showing Tom McCormick, Doug Baigent, Kerry C... View more info

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Geology of Greenland

By: Escher,Arthur & Watt,W.Stuart

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Denmark, Grønlands Geologiske undersøgelse: 1976

Seller ID: 611H2149

ISBN: 8798040405

Condition: Very Good


8798040405 603 pages. Index. Footnotes. Black and white photos. Fold-out maps. Printed upon glossy stock. "Aims to provide a concise modern account of nearly all aspects of Greenland's geology." - from Preface. Small inkstamp atop front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with light wear. Binding sound. A quality copy of this highly-informative academic work. View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, August (Aug.) 1934: Newfoundland -Canada's Economic Partner / Ceylon - Tea Garden of the World

National Home Monthly Magazine, August (Aug.) 1934: Newfoundland -Canada's Economic Partner / Ceylon - Tea Garden of the World

By: Hale, C.M.; Carpenter, H.; Field, W.; Watt, F.; McNaught, C.; Wray, D.; Brechin, M.; Henderson, I.; bayne, E.; Carver, J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4838

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Lovely cover illustration of blonde on boat; Great vintage colour Imperial (Oil) ad inside front cover features old-style gas pump; Editorial topics include Prison Rule, Support the Schools, The Cause of Crime, Who Lost the Election?, Success or Failure?, A Faulty System, World Trade, and Interest Rates; Nice one-page photo-illustrated ad for magazine "The Nor'-West Farmer"; A Policeman's Point of View (short story); Yellow on White (short story); Newfoundland - Canada's Economic Partner - great photo-illustrated article; Serg'int Luck (short story); Modern Eve - a... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, February 18, 1972, Vol 2 No. 8 - Cover Photo of Orland Kurtenbach Battling Bill Plager

Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, February 18, 1972, Vol 2 No. 8 - Cover Photo of Orland Kurtenbach Battling Bill Plager

By: Hunter, Gorde; MacLean, Norman; Watt, Tom; Dunn, Bob; Loranger, Clancy; Hunter, Gorde; Cannon, Don; Sigurdson, Hal; Douglas, Greg; Lee, Darwin

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154G1310

Condition: Fair


72 pages. Great memento from the Canucks' second NHL season! Features: Nice Yardley ad inside front cover features Bobby Orr colour photo; Return of Al Arbour; Pros and Cons of the Plu-Minus Rating System; Carl Brewer's big change; Frank St. Marseille's discovery (saved by expansion); The Blues wheel and deal in preparation for hte playoffs; Carl Brewer's art of defence; Jim McLeod rescues the Blues; Complete Vancouver schedule for 71-72; Rookies' Problems; Scoring Leaders; Photos of Canuck staff and management; Photos of players on each team; John Schella - Royal Bank player of the week; N... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March 15, 1958 - How Telephone Swindlers Operate

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March 15, 1958 - How Telephone Swindlers Operate

By: Hutton, Eric; Moon, Barbara; Hutchison, Bruce; Porter, McKenzie; Watt, Erik; Hughes, P.B.; Brockway, Robert

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1668

Condition: Good


68 pages. Contents: Colour-photo Caterpillar ad inside front cover features construction of the 67-mile link between Calgary and Banff; Anticipating B.C.'s big blast at Ripple Rock; Article 1201 of the Customs Tariff makes Canadian Customs Officers Censors - in spite of themselves; Nice colour-photo ad for the 1958 Ford; The Large Family Isn't the Best Kind Now - so argues Dr. Robert Brockway; Humourous BMO full-page ad shows mad housewife, laughing daughter, and a hole where the stove sat... before mom threw it out the window!; Telephone Swindlers - how they operate and why they're seldom ca... View more info

Image for Material History Bulletin 6 (Six), Fall, 1978 - Contains Annotated Bibliography of Glass in Canada

Material History Bulletin 6 (Six), Fall, 1978 - Contains Annotated Bibliography of Glass in Canada

By: Kaellgren, C. Peter; Sheeler, John; Hanrahan, Paul; Watt, Robert D.; Holmes, Janet; Jones, Olive

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, National Museum of Man: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114G3250

Condition: Good


172 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. Text almost exclusively in English plus a bit in French. Contents include: Glass Used in Canada - A Survey from the Early Nineteenth Century to 1940 using primarily Ontario evidence; Factors Affecting Attribution - The Burlington Glass Works; Bottles in the Place Royal Collection; Art Glass Window Design in Vancouver - The Role of the Pattern Book; Glass in Canada - An Annotated Bibliography . Last page loose but present. Prior owner's name atop front cover. Average wear. A good working copy. View more info

Image for Vancouver Canuck Magazine, March 15, 1977 - Colour Cover Photo of Rick Blight in Action

Vancouver Canuck Magazine, March 15, 1977 - Colour Cover Photo of Rick Blight in Action

By: Kerr, Grant; Watt, Tom; Boyd, Denny; Gallagher, Tony; Douglas, Greg; Olson, Arv

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154G1331

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Never a Dull Moment when Derek Sanderson is in Town; Detroit team roster and photos; Canuck management, executive and player photos; Photos of Canuck trophy winners 1975/76; Colour photo of Don Lever in Drapeshire Clothes Ltd. ad; Nice full-page BCTV colour ad features Canuck players in action and broadcast schedule for Canuck games; Denny Boyd writes about the Red Wings; Great full-page colour photo fashion ad for Woodward's features Rick Blight in dark brown leisure suit; Player of the Week - Dennis Ververgaert; Tony Gallagher writes about Ron Sedlbauer; Canuck and Detro... View more info

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Doctor of Revolution: The Life and Genius of Erasmus Darwin

By: King-Hele, Desmond

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Merrimack Pub Circle: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 815A1606

ISBN: 0571107818

Condition: Fair


0571107818 361 pages. Index. References. "Grandfather of Charles, he developed the concept of biological evolution to a sophisticated level more than fifty years before publication of The Origin of Species. His far-sighted optimism and inventive flair animated that famous group of technological revolutionaries of the 1760s and 1770s which included Wedgewood, Watt, Boulton and Keir and in time became the driving force behind the Industrial Revolution." - from dust jacket. Front free endpaper removed. Usual library markings. Only moderate wear. Back hinge starting. A worthy refe... View more info

Image for Saturday Night Magazine, Volume 73: Complete Run of 1958 Issues Bound in One Volume

Saturday Night Magazine, Volume 73: Complete Run of 1958 Issues Bound in One Volume

By: Marjoribanks, Robert: Editor

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Canada, Saturday Night/Consolidated Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 857C6113

Condition: Very Good


Topics: Shocking mess in civil defense; Canada-US Partnership problems; Lester Pearson - Peacemaking to Politicking; New Surgery repairs the heart - Dr. Wilfred Bigelow; Nice 2-page colour GM ad with five illustrations of Chevrolet through Cadillac; Canada's CF-100 - Boldest and Costliest Aviation Venture; How the Price Squeeze hit the Newspapers; U.K. Trade Mission - what it achieved; How to make money when stocks go down; Colour Chevrolet ad; Toronto Exchange in Losing Battle with Skulduggery; Let's not panic on Canadian Education; Playground of Danger in the Middle East; Small Investors inv... View more info

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Math Foundations 10

By: McAskill, Bruce; Watt, Wayne

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, E.P.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 616G1757

ISBN: 0973571217

Condition: Fine


0973571217 266 pages. A new, unused copy of this grade 10 math textbook. View more info

Image for Vancouver Canuck Magazine, October 25, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of Canuck Goal Celebration with Barry Wilkins and Three Teammates

Vancouver Canuck Magazine, October 25, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of Canuck Goal Celebration with Barry Wilkins and Three Teammates

By: McKeachie, John; Sigurdson, Hal; Wong, Dan; Douglas, Greg; Watt, Tom; Whitehead, Eric

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154G1326

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; Paulin Bordeleau is high on King Clancy's List; Interview with Barry Ashbee; '73-74 trophy winners; Last Year's Rookie Crop; Canuck Penalty Killing; Photo of Bobby Schmautz in clothing ad; Photos of Canuck players and executives; Photos of the Kansas City Scouts players; Bill Cook feature; Paulin Bordeleau photo features; plus many other great vintage ads. Minor bit of doodlilng on title page. Light wear. A nice vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Winnipeg Tribune - Weekend Magazine, November 25, 1961

The Winnipeg Tribune - Weekend Magazine, November 25, 1961

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, The Winnipeg Tribune: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 339A4059

Condition: Good


39 pages. Features: Why I Fled Russia - Scientist Dr. Mikhail Klochko's own story of his defection to Canada (part 1 of 4); Mitzi Gaynor's $40,000/week comeback; A Dam to make the Prairie Bloom - The South Saskatchewan River Dam slowly takes shape - great colour photos; Cultivate a new skill or interest and start developing it into an avocation for later years (part 3 of 3); Has Success Spoiled Rudy Pilous - He won the Stanley Cup as coach of the Chicago Black Hawks; Colour Birks Jewelry centerfold; Neil Harnish and his war with the Canadian Army at Camp Gagetown, New Brunswick; Maud Watt -... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, March 12, 1945 *NAZI AT BAY - THE ALLIES HAVE HIM BY THE THROAT*

Newsweek Magazine, March 12, 1945 *NAZI AT BAY - THE ALLIES HAVE HIM BY THE THROAT*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4854

Condition: Good


Contents: Boeing ad boasts of their record coast-to-coast flight by a C-97, 6 hrs, 3 min, 50 sec.; Reo Truck ad; Full-page ad for a radio show called "Breakfast in Hollywood" with Tom Breneman on the Blue Network (ABC); Fisher Body color ad; Allies strike at Rundstedt's finest after 8-day race to the Rhine - Wehrmacht escapes disaster but loses heavily in pulling out and blowing up the bridges - great map; Sample of a 'safe conduct' pass showered down on Germans, as well as a humorous satirical German response; Two photos taken during the Bataan death march (stolen from the Japanese);... View more info

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The Explorer's Journal, Spring 1994

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, The Explorer's Club: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824C5761

Condition: Good


Features: First President of the Explorer's Club - Major General Adolphus Washington Greely; Kisil Trepanation - an ancient Surgical Procedure in Modern-day Kenya; The 1918 Expedition by Jim and Maud Watt across the Frozen Wilderness of Labrador-Ungava; The Little Known Heroes of Halley Bay; The Asian Elephant, Elephas Maximus, and Chinese Culture; Madagascar Notebook - The 1992 Elder-Haddad Anambanzana Expedition; Kenya Wildlife Habitats - Changes and Challenges. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, September 15, 1930

Maclean's Magazine, September 15, 1930

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827C7512

Condition: Good


88 pages. Features: Colour cover illustration of young female horse rider at fireplace by Joseph Farrelly; Nice colour photo ad for Gillette razors inside front cover; full-page black and white photo ad for the Hupmobile 1931 Sixes and Eights; Mrs. Biddle Stewart is featured in a lovely black and white photo portrait in a full-page ad for Ponds beauty products; Canada's New Prime Minister - Hon.R.B. Bennett - with biographical photos; Air Air-Minded North - Jack Patterson on Grizzled Prospectors, mining moguls, Indians, white men, sky-pilots, bootleggers - all of whom fly in the north country... View more info

Image for Canadian Merchant Service Guild - 1939 Annual (Yearbook)

Canadian Merchant Service Guild - 1939 Annual (Yearbook)

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canadian Merchant Service Guild: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 839C8397

Condition: Good


32 pages. Index. Index of advertisers. Report of President, Captain Jas. W. Watt; Photos of five guild officials; Pen Picture of a typical American Sailor - an article by Meyer Berger from a New York paper; Port of Vancouver, B.C.; Steamboat Round the Bend, by H.L. Sacret - working on the Mackenzie River; Forty Years Ago on the B.C. Coast; Captain Oliver Williams - Coast Superintendant; Great photo of Union Bay coaling berths; Steam is Far From Finished; Jemmy Jones, Mariner Extraordinary. Union Steamships link the Coast Communities of British Columbia; Norwegian Honour for British Crew - ... View more info

Image for Canadian Merchant Service Guild: 1940 Annual (Yearbook)

Canadian Merchant Service Guild: 1940 Annual (Yearbook)

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canadian Merchant Service Guild: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 839C8398

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Index of advertisers. Report of President, Captain Jas. W. Watt; Photo of SS. Prince Rupert; Figures in the Cut Rate Wars - in the year 1884 the Canadian Pacific Navigation Company met its last spirited opposition; Photos/illustrations of Ten different styles of Seagoing Craft of the Pacific; The H.M.S. Algerine - did duty in war and peace; Pacific Future - the impact of faster vessels, air travel and possible military developments on Pacific shipping; A Voyage to Australia; Photo of a Pacific Terminal at Vancouver; The Sea in Our Language - a glossary of jargon used in the profess... View more info

Image for Weekend Picture Magazine - The Sunday Times, Victoria, British Columbia, May 30, 1953 - Queen Elizabeth Coronation Issue

Weekend Picture Magazine - The Sunday Times, Victoria, British Columbia, May 30, 1953 - Queen Elizabeth Coronation Issue

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., The Victoria Times: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8403

Condition: Good


40 pages. Coverage of the coronation. Special coverage of Canadians at the Coronation; Nice colour ad for Kraft salad dressings; Coronation Extra - Story by O.P. Paterson; Art for the Great Day - Helen McKie is an authority on regalia; The Ceremony and its Meaning; Article on the Coronation candles made by a small shop in Mamaroneck, New York; Centerfold colour illustration of the Coronation Procession route; The Two (Queen) Elizabeths - part 3 of 3; Attractive full-page colour ad for Sheaffer's Snorkel pen - features hummingbird on dark background; Nipper cartoon by Dough Wright; Unexpected... View more info

Image for National Lampoon Magazine, May 1982 - Crime Issue

National Lampoon Magazine, May 1982 - Crime Issue

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, National Lampoon Magazine: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658C9467

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Jimmy the Weasel's Guide to Murder; Extortion; Picking Up Girls; The Unpublished Enemies of Dick Tracy; James Watt; Earth Enemy #1; and more. Light cigarette odor. Average wear. Unmarked. A worthy copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, August 1, 1952 - Sir Robert Watson-Watt

Maclean's Magazine, August 1, 1952 - Sir Robert Watson-Watt

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0499

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Canada Recruits the "Man Who Won the War" - bonus-length feature article and photos of Sir Robert Watson-Watt, widely acclaimed as the individual who did the most toward the Allied victory in WWII - he discovered radar in 1934 and is now guiding Canada's hush-hush first line of defense in the far north; Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary - story by Ronald R. Smith - illustrated by Bruce Johnson; The Silent Struggle at Laval - will the Church or the staterule Laval University? - article by Roger Lemelin with colour photos; Alan Brown of Sick Kids Hospital - the best baby do... View more info