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Image for Sound Heritage Volume III Number 4 - The World Soundscape Project

Sound Heritage Volume III Number 4 - The World Soundscape Project

By: Langlois, W.J; Schafer, R. Murray; et al: Editors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 323A0516

Condition: Good


53 pages. Contents: Notes from Aural History, Provincial Archives of B.C.; Commentary - Aural History and the World Soundscape Project; Listening; Soundwalking; Cross-Canada Soundscape Tour 1973; Review - The Vancouver Soundscape. Hard cover library binding with usual markings. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Colour Commentary My Great Hockey Journey

By: McFarlane, Brian

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Prospero Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154G3726

ISBN: 1552676005

Condition: Very Good


1552676005 240 pages. If you grew up in the 1970s and 1980s watching Hockey Night in Canada, buy this book. You will thank us. Brian McFarlane's hockey biography is loaded with stories and great photos of dozens of stars of the day. Very hard to put down, even for folks who normally don't read! Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of an even better book. "This is one of those super hockey books that you won't want to put down until you've finished it." - Don Cherry... View more info

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Railway World Magazine, October 1974

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1518

Condition: Good


Features: South Eastern into Sussex; The Ghost Walks Again - a commentary on Steamologist's recent articles on 'Fowler's Ghost' - a 2-4-0 fireless locomotive for the Metropolitan Railway; Celebrating the IOM Centenary; Railway Noises; Coal on Southern Branches; Leeds Prizewinners; Steamed in 74 - colour photos; A Devon Industrial Railway; Journey Through the (Iron) Curtain; Motived Power Miscellany; and more. Unmarked with light wear. Quality copy. View more info

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Canadian Textile Journal, 3 November 1927 - Volume XLIV, No. 44

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Gardenvale, Quebec, Canada, Garden City Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853A2843

Condition: Fair


42 pages. "An educational periodical published weekly for the dissemination of technical information, with a commentary and review of teh news and conditions of the Textile Industry in Canada." - from masthead. Contains many finely illustrated advertisements which clearly present the contemporary state of the art. Features: Customs Commissioner's Report; News of the Industry; The Stockinette Tariff; The Edinburgh Textile Exhibition; Some Typical Hosiery Trade Problems - calculations every knitter should know; Glossary of knit underwear terms; Silk doubling and spinning machine; Cott... View more info

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Ladies' Home Journal: March 1947

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 729C6288

Condition: Good


292 pages. Special Features: Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman; Let's Be Realistic About Divorce; Aftermath; Bucks County, Pennsylvania; There is a Way Out; The Volunteer Worker, 1947 Style; How America Lives: Meet a Soft-Coal Miner's Family of Harlan County, Kentucky - Jim and Alice Perkins; The Hard Price of Soft Coal; Romance in Teen Time and There's Magic in a Goal. Many articles on domesticity, fashion, decorating, food and homemaking (inc recipes), short stories and poetry. Full page movie commentary of "The Yearling" which starred Gregory Peck and Jane Wyman. Full page co... View more info

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The Country Guide Magazine, February 1945, Volume LXIV, No. 2

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, The Country Guide Limited: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739C8807

Condition: Good


58 pages. A wonderful vintage copy of this popular and long-running Canadian farming publication. Great cover illustration of cowby at work. Super back cover colour photo ad for the Minneapolis-Moline Power Equipment company includes 8 photos of their products at work. Features of contents include: Nice tribute to the Royal Canadian Navy by Crucible Steel Company of America; Activities of co-operatives in British Columbia; War News Updates, including cartoon of Stalin and Allied Soldier cracking swastika in nutcracker; Photo-illustrated article on the Coyote "The Yapping Yodler" - ... View more info

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The Beasts of the Apocalypse

By: O'Grady, Olivia Maria

Price: $350.00

Publisher: USA, O'Grady Publications: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237C9272

Condition: Good


427 pages. Index. "A commentary based on events in the warp and woof of two thousand years of history, bringing into focus the pattern of contemporary movements to establish a world government." - subtitle. Small address label inside front board. Considerable underlining and marginalia throughout - a prior owner has clearly studied from this copy most earnestly. Pages yellowed with age. Average wear. Binding intact. View more info

Image for Liiberty Magazine - Canada's Largest Weekly Magazine: January 24, 1942, Vol. 19 No. 4

Liiberty Magazine - Canada's Largest Weekly Magazine: January 24, 1942, Vol. 19 No. 4

By: Oursler, Fulton: Editor in Chief

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty Weekly of Canada: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825C7576

Condition: Good


50 pages. Interesting WWII commentary by publisher Joseph Lister Rutledge; Secret Power in the Far Pacific - Japan and Germany planned a 'perfect crime'... Here's why it failed, and why Japan cannot win (written in light of the Pearl Harbour attack); Never From Valiant Men - story by I.A.R. Wylie; Mickey Rooney - The Life and Loves of Box-Office Man No. 1 - article with photos; Photo feature of Alexis Smith; I Saw it Happen in Manilla - Annalee Whitmore describes Japanese bombing in the Philippines; Digest version of "Storm", a novel by George Stewart; The Goodwill Tour of Don Florenc... View more info

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The Exodus of the Japanese

By: Patton, Janice; Berton, Pierre; Nobuoka, Harry; Tanaka, George

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156A5934

ISBN: 0771013795

Condition: Good


0771013795 47 pages. Revisits a painful chapter in Canadian history. Abundant black and white illustrations plus a factual, forthright commentary. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology - June 1995, Volume 33, Number 2

By: Pitkin, Roy M.; Scott, James R.: Editors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62100054

Condition: Very Good


Pages 219-440. Contents: Cervical Ripening and Labor Induction: Progress and Challenges; Cervical Assessment; Oxytocin to Induce Labor; Amniotomy to Induce Labor; Labor Induced Using Methodcs That do not Involve Oxytocin; Anatomy and Physiology of Cervical Ripening; Mechanical Methods of Cervical Ripening; Cervical Ripening and Labor Induction After Previous Caesarian Delivery; Relaxin Used to Produce the Cervical Ripening of Labor; Outpatient Cervical Ripening; Controversies in Gynecologic Endoscopy; Training, Certification and Credentialing in Gynecologic Operative Endoscopy; What is the r... View more info

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The Fashionable Ear: A History of Ear-Piercing Trends for Men and Women

By: Ronald D. Steinbach

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Vantage Press: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 736A4162

ISBN: 0533112370

Condition: Good


0533112370 311 pages. "Provides an entertaining commentary on the history and custom of ear piercing for men and women. Includes exhaustive footnotes so readers may perform further research... Does not include body piercing." - from page iii. Average wear. Usual library markings. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Saturday came but once a week

By: Shostak, Peter

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Yalenka Enterprises: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41203255

ISBN: 0969118023

Condition: Fine


0969118023 Unpaginated. Author/Illustrator's signature upon half-title page. Through this collection of paintings, drawings, and commentary, Peter Shostak focusses on various work and play activities normally associated with the one working day of the week when everyone was home on the farm. Author draws upon his experiences of growing up on a small farm in northeastern Alberta during the late forties and fifties. Book as new. Lightest sign of handling to handsome dust jacket. Gift quality. Truly a beautiful copy of this wonderful work. View more info

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The Naked Capitalist - A Review and Commentary on Dr. Carroll Quigley's Book Tragedy and Hope

By: Skousen, W. Cleon

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Self-Published: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 328G3064

Condition: Good


144 pages. Index. Skousen does us all a favor by boiling down Quigley's massive tome "Tragedy and Hope" to a much more digestible size. "Dr. Quigley of Harvard, Princeton and Georgetown Universities states that he has been associated with many of the dynastic families of the super-rich. He therefore writes as an authority on the world's secret power structure." - from Introduction. Average wear. Price sticker remnant atop front cover. Company sticker inside front cover. Includes reproductions of black and white photos of many key global players Prior owner's name atop ... View more info

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The Bonnie: Hmcs Bonaventure

By: Snowie, J. Allan

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Boston Mills Pr: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 666G3773

ISBN: 0919783406

Condition: Very Good


0919783406 336 pages. Bibliography. Printed upon glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The first five chapters of this book are a narrative glossary of carrier operations. In the pages that follow, recollections by shipmates have been interwoven to give an easy flow. The main commentary has been given over to her Captains, who were less compartmentalized than the average sailor, petty officer or officer. These senior people saw the overall picture and this book is essentially a Captains' chronology of Bonaventure... To those who ... View more info

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Boredom: The Literary History of a State of Mind

By: Spacks, Patricia Meyer

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A., University of Chicago Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 512A7045

ISBN: 0226768538

Condition: Good


0226768538 290 pages. Index. References. "A fascinating study of boredom in fiction and the reality of boredom in life... Offers fine close readings and trenchant social commentary." - Library Journal. Usual library markings. Only moderate wear. A clean and tight copy. View more info

Image for The Bookman (Magazine), August (Aug.) 1932 - Grazia Deledda / E.M. Delafield

The Bookman (Magazine), August (Aug.) 1932 - Grazia Deledda / E.M. Delafield

By: T. Derrick; E. Holt; B. Nicholson; R. Hill; E. Walshe; M. Fraser; M.Hull; E. Pole; H. Williamson; T. Welby; A. Waugh; et al

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder & Stoughton: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0226

Condition: Good


Pages 229-274. Features: Literary Gents - G.B. Shaw; Kenneth Grahame; Travellers and their tales; George Bernard Shaw as Music Critic; Books we have never read; Contemporary Foreign Writers - Grazia Deledda; E.M. Delafield as a Novelist; Aphra Behn; Commentary on T.S. Eliot's "The Waste Land"; New light on Coleridge; Mary Woolstonecraft; The Transports of Thomas Traherne; The Benighted States; A Tractarian of Economics; Romantic Paris; Drama on Dartmoor; Early Translations from the Russian (part II); and more. Bit of writing and faint ink stamp upon front cover. A sound vintage cop... View more info

Image for The Bookman (Magazine), July 1932 - Early Translations From the Russian

The Bookman (Magazine), July 1932 - Early Translations From the Russian

By: T. Derrick; I. Williams; H.R. Williamson; C.K. Colhoun; E. Pole; W. Lyle; E.S. Rohde; T.E. Welby; C. Brooks; E. Crankshaw; H. Fyfe; et al

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder & Stoughton: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0223

Condition: Good


Pages 183-228. Features: "Literary Gents"; On Collecting Book Illustrations; A Commentary on T.S. Eliot's "The Waste Land"; Contemporary Foreign Writers - XVIII; Famous Women Writers; Modern Composers - Arthur Bliss; Early Seventeenth Century Gardening Books; The Bolshevist Theory; The Comic Tragedians; The Cockpit of Europe; Greatness and Respectability; The Past in the Present; Two Essayists; Writers of the Sixties; Novels of Varying Flavours; The Collector - Early Translations from the Russian; New Comers to Fiction; Writing for Children; "Bookman" Competitions and ... View more info

Image for American Mercury Magazine, "To Bear Witness To The Truth", June 1961, Volume XCII No. 448 - Is Censorship On The Way? / Blueprint for World Government / Deluge of Filth

American Mercury Magazine, "To Bear Witness To The Truth", June 1961, Volume XCII No. 448 - Is Censorship On The Way? / Blueprint for World Government / Deluge of Filth

By: Teller, William; Fox, Col. Victor J.; Pettengill, Hon. Samuel B.; Erb, Mary Barclay; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Wichita, Kansas, U.S.A., Defenders of the Faith: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759H2238

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Blueprint for World Government - "Metro", a deadly parallel to the forms of totalitarianism we are supposed to be fighting; The Trilogy for Victory - Will President Kennedy Use It?; The Moral Cost of the Welfare State; Is Censorship on the Way? - a department of government seeks to bar patriotic slogan from metered mail; Tranquilizers Can Kill You; Does Your Nose Always Know?; "And Now Ladies and Gentlemen, Here Is..." - a humorous guide to guide-conducted foreign tours; Buy or Rent?; What Do You Know About Kissing?; Successfully Yours; Peace Corps - A Pied... View more info

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Aboriginal Law: Commentary, Cases and Materials

By: Thomas Isaac, T. M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Purich Pub: 2004

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 738G4477

ISBN: 1895830230

Condition: Fine


1895830230 559 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. "Highlights the most important aspects of Canadian law affecting Aboriginal peoples." - from back cover. Signed by author upon title page. Lightwest wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Hill station teacher: A life with India in it

By: Unrau, Ruth

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Kidron Creek Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124A7913

ISBN: 0965748901

Condition: Good


0965748901 248 pages. Black and white illustrations. "Here's a tiffin basket full of history and memories and forward-looking Woodstock commentary... Mrs. Unrau has chronicled the 'India in her life' with meticulous detail and droll humor." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with average wear. Sound copy. View more info