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Canadian Magazine, December 16, 1972

By: Gault, John; Duval, Paul; Young, Sybil; Grant, Maggie; Alderman, Tom; Peredo, Sandra

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Toronto Daily Star: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0855

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Canadian Dr. Abram Hoffer says madness can be cured; Expensive acquisitions by Canada's National Gallery - with colour illustrations; Nice colour-photo ad for Yardley Sea Mist products features attractive young ladies showing lots of skin; The other Hull brother - Garry Hull is bigger and stronger than Bobby and Dennis - article with great colour photo beside Johnny Mackenzie; Nice colour Smiles'n Chuckles chocolates ad features many smiling people; Ski fashion/equipment photos; Seagram's centrefold colour photo ad features ten bottles of their various alcoholic beverages;... View more info

Image for Canada: Her Natural Resources, Navigation, Principal Steamer Lines and Trans-Continental Railways - Prepared for The 12th Congress of the Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses

Canada: Her Natural Resources, Navigation, Principal Steamer Lines and Trans-Continental Railways - Prepared for The 12th Congress of the Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses

By: Government of Canada

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Ottawa, The Canadian Federal Department of Marine and Fisheries: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 816A2070

Condition: Fair


"Contains information published for the first time, of navigable distances of lakes and rivers in north-western Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and Mackenzie Territory; the draught and number of steamers plying on thoses waters. Similar information is given of the inland waters of British Columbia for the first time. In the description of the Transcontinental and Intercolonial railways much new information appears... Original photographs of various localities were procured from the headquarters of the railways and steamboat lines. The book is copiously illustrated." - A. Jo... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 13, 1956: Annacis Island - Industrial Colossus in the Making / The Black Day the Quebec Bridge Fell

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 13, 1956: Annacis Island - Industrial Colossus in the Making / The Black Day the Quebec Bridge Fell

By: Gray, John; Fraser, Blair; Moon, Barbara; Markham, Charles; Earl, Marjorie; Bennerman, James; Bodsworth; Fred; Trevor, Elleston; Horowitz, Mort M.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4688

Condition: Good


120 pages. Features: Cover painting of Okanagan apple harvest by James Hill; Great macho colour ad for GWG workwear inside front cover features hardy men building pipeline; Don't damn the U.S. for facing up to segregation; Let's stop leaving our future to old men; We're not so smart about the U.S.; Nice one-page colour Canadian Pacific ad features the luxurious new Empress of England; Nostalgic one-page colour ad for the GE pushbutton range (yellow); Your stake in teh U.S. Election between Eisenhower and Stevenson; The Next Ten Years of TV - amazing article foretells remote control, recorded... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, February (Feb.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

National Home Monthly Magazine, February (Feb.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

By: Gribble, L.; Kroll, H.; Cleaver, H.; Roberts, T.; Christie, Agatha; Sololov, R.; Phayre, I.; Batley, V.; Gianelli, A.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4826

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Nice cover illustration of children in winter scene; Nice colour ad for Canadian fish inside front cover; News bits include: Between the Ears, Fellow Travellers in Life, Voices in Talk Group, An Undivorceable Couple, Not at all a simple question. Editorials include Trade Agreements, Is Missionary Effort Being Discredited, and Keeping the Home Fires Burning - with photo-portrait of Chester D. Stovel, August 11, 1870 - December 19, 1937, the last of three brothers who visioned a national magazine when they started this magazine as a four-page supplement to the weekly press ... View more info

British Columbia: Frontier for Ideas

By: Harry E. Cullis; David T. Suzuki

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Pacific Educational Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64500692

ISBN: 0888650523

Condition: Fair


0888650523 175 pages including index. Recounts many wonderful technical innovations and inventions created by British Columbians. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. Very educational. Chapter titles include: Medicine and More; The Forests are Our Future; Mining is More than Minerals; Food from the Land; Food from the Sea; Communications Extend our Reach. Back hinge open. Binding open at copyright page. Prior owner's details upon front endpaper. Moderate wear overall. Glossy illustrated boards. Remains a useful and attractive copy. View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 7, 1947: Cover Photo of Sen. Arthur H. Vandenberg

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 7, 1947: Cover Photo of Sen. Arthur H. Vandenberg

By: Hazlitt, Henry; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3314

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Nice one-page color ad for Lincoln cars features a red four-door with suicide doors; One-page color ad promotes Florida vacations; Classy color one-page ad for Mallory Hats; One-page photo ad for North American Aviation Inc. features their Navion 4-passenger plane; Hoover - "U.S. Communists are better organized than any fifth column Hitler had."; Senator Claude Pepper; Hawaii - struggle for control; Centralia Coal Co. Mine disaster at Wamac, Illinois; Attractive Coke ad shows three young office ladies eating their lunches in office; Color Camel cigarette ad feature... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1938 - North America Speaks English / Greyhound Dog Racing

National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1938 - North America Speaks English / Greyhound Dog Racing

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Barnard, L.; Greenwood, W.; Josselyn, T.; Kempton, K.; McMorrow, T.; Phayre, I.; Croft, F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4819

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Fantastic colour-photo ad for Marboleum inside front cover shows 1930's bathroom with yellow fixtures; Editorial on Hitler's "Racism Gone Mad"; Attractive one-page colour ad for the new 1939 Plymouth features a blue four-door; News digest contains these headings - The Anti-British Outburst in Moscow; Incidentals of a Month; A 'National Unity' party; Trials of the Rowell Commission; A Summer's Books; Nostalgice one-page ad for the 1939 Dodge Six and Dodge De Luxe (orange); "North American Speaks English" - Bismarck said this was the most impressive thing in ... View more info

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Collector's Items

By: Hearn, John

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Van Nostrand Reinhold Inc.,U.S.: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24404562

ISBN: 0442297017

Condition: Very Good


0442297017 136 pages including index and bibliography. Offers an introduction to some of the most appealing collector's items found in Canada: glassware, ceramics, metal goods, furniture, books, prints, maps, collectibles such as records and postcards, and much more. Contains 125 photographs and will appeal to all browsers and antique buffs who are looking for a general guide to Canadian antiques and collectibles. Attractive colour front cover. A very helpful reference. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Binding sound. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1949: Making Milk with a Tractor

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1949: Making Milk with a Tractor

By: Hillman, Gordon Malherbe; Young, John Richard; Banning, Margaret Culkin

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2279

Condition: Fair


176 pages. Features: Can a young man start farming today?; Now you can prove bulls as yearlings; Farming three to twenty feet down - Louis Bromfield's Malabar Farm in Lucas, Ohio has very deep fertile soil; Irrigated acres in New Mexico - The Roybal family has built prosperity in a moutain valley - article with color photos; "This is my best bet yet"; You can be wiped overnight - are you an 'insurance sinner?'; Making milk with a tractor - H.E. Babcock sets up dairy farms to be manned mainly by a ma with a tractor; Lilies for you, too; How to get a country doctor; Science saves your g... View more info

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A Voice in the Wilderness - [History of] St. Luke's [Anglican] Church, Dryden, Ontario 1902-2002

By: Howell, Pansy [Signed]; Griffiths, Kelly [Editor]

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Dryden, Ontario, St. Luke's Church: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H3255

Condition: Fair


Signed and inscribed by author upon title page. 414 pages. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos and documents. A highly-informative history of this Northern Ontario Church and its members. Chapters include: The Rectors, Worship, Ecumenical Worship, Who is My Neighbour?, Youth Activities, Choirs, Women's Activities, Younger Women's Groups Through the Years, Confirmations, Nonagenarians, Some Snapshots, Remembering Pioneer Parishioners, Memories, WWI Veterans, and more. A helpful local history reference for the Dryden area. Attractive forest green bo... View more info

Image for American Homes and Gardens Magazine, May 1915, Vol. XII, No. 5: Home of Mr. Clayton S. Cooper, Fieldston, NY

American Homes and Gardens Magazine, May 1915, Vol. XII, No. 5: Home of Mr. Clayton S. Cooper, Fieldston, NY

By: Hurlbett, H.; Teall, G.; Merrill, M.; Northend, M.; Prescott, R.; Bastin, S.; Turner, T.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, Munn & Co., Inc.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0782

Condition: Good


Pages 145-180 + xvi ads. Features: Home of Mr. Clayton S. Cooper, Fieldston, NY; Maytime Landscape; The Small House of To-Day - with photos of the homes of Mr. S.C. Jackson, Larchmont Gardens, NY, Mr. F.A. Camp, of Fieldston, NY, Mr. Samuel C. Hyer, of Larchmont Gardens, NY, Mr. J.B. Gembriling of Cynwyd, PA, Mrs. George W. Berrian of Glen Ridge, NJ, Mr. William B. Boggs, of Douglaston Park, NY, Miss M. Vaughn of Larchmont Gardens, NY, Mr. H.S. Worden of Larchmont Gardens, NY, Mr. W.H. Phillips of Beechhurst, Long Island, Mr. Irving Childs of Beechhurst, Long Island, Mr. Hardy of Larchmont Ga... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 15, 1952 -  A.G. Malan / Simpson's and Sears to Merge

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 15, 1952 - A.G. Malan / Simpson's and Sears to Merge

By: Hutchison, Katz, Sidney; Dugan, James; Hutton, Eric; Allen, R.T.; Sclanders, Ian; Fick, Albert; Earl, M.; Peter, J.D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4709

Condition: Good


84 pages. Features: Cover illustration by Franklin Arbuckle shows ducks being defeathered after hunt; One-page Bank of Montreal ad features the Kemano power house; Editorial discusses TV censorship; Lovely one-page vintage colour-photo ad for Ganong's chocolates; Mackenzie King and the "Revolt" of the Army - was the Canadian Army on the verge of an uprising in 1944 over conscription?; How They Saved the Worst Kid in Town - after four years of patient care an adopted brat becomes a happy, healthy kid (Children's Aid Society / CAS story from Toronto in 1947); It's a Sin What They Do To ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 26, 1956 - Barbara Chilcott / The World's Biggest Fire Department

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 26, 1956 - Barbara Chilcott / The World's Biggest Fire Department

By: Hutton, Eric; Allen, R.; Katz, S.; Moon, B.; Croft, F.; Cummings, Parke; Sheldon, Michael; Tumpane, Frank; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4722

Condition: Good


84 pages. Features: Cover illustration of children returning to home from school in Trail, B.C., with smelter in background; Wonderful one-page photo-illustrated ad by the Plywood Manufacturers Association shows construction of the Stanley Park Zoo's otter pool in Vancouver, as designed by Underwood, McKinley, Cameron; Editorial discusses the forbidding of Paul Robeson's proposed Canadian concert tour; Frank Tumpane says "Stop Pampering our Smart-Aleck Teen-agers; Why Does the British Press ban MRA (Moral Re-Armament)?; Attractive one-page colour Mercury car ad features red and black Mont... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 19, 1957 -  Victoria's Crystal Garden Cover Illustration / Howie Meeker

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 19, 1957 - Victoria's Crystal Garden Cover Illustration / Howie Meeker

By: Hutton, Eric; Collins, Robert; Moon, Barbara; Fraser, Blair; Frayne, Trent; Stephenson, Bill; Purdy, Ken W.; Hedges, Doris; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4707

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Cover painting by James Hill depicts a pleasant scene in Victoria's Crystal Garden; Nice Colour ad for the Tea Council of Canada inside front cover; One-page Bank of Montreal (BMO) presents bankbook as a 'passport to better living'; Editorial about Mr. Pickersgill and Canada's policy re: Hungarian refugees; One page 1957 DeSeto car ad (yellow with white trim); Rev. William Jenkins explains why he is against the United Fund; One-page ad for Gilson appliances; Careers in Canada - there are more jobs than people to fill them; Gretta Graffin's Grueling Pilgrimage on foot acros... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 12, 1959 - Leon Trotsky's Murderer / Vancouver's King Edward High School / The Day Canada Went to War / TV Writers Frank Peppiatt and John Aylesworth

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 12, 1959 - Leon Trotsky's Murderer / Vancouver's King Edward High School / The Day Canada Went to War / TV Writers Frank Peppiatt and John Aylesworth

By: Hutton, Eric; Robertson, Terence; Moon, B.; Gardner, R.; Fraser, B.; Paikin, Harry; Allen, R.T.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4720

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Cover illustration of an evening scene on Montreal's Des Erables St. shows residents watching baseball game in distant Delorimier Stadium; One-page ad for Sparton TVs; Vintage one-page Bank of Montreal (BMO) ad features family finances; Wedding photos of Meribah Baxter and her husband-to-be, Lieutenant Brian Stark; One-page Holland-America Line ad features photo of their new flagship, the Rotterdam; One-page colour-photo Royal Trust ad features wealthy grandmother with grandson; The Day Canada Went to War - September 10, 1939 - excellent photo-illustrated article; My stran... View more info

The chickadees;: A contemporary fable,

By: Hyers, M. Conrad

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Westminster Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44204452

ISBN: 0664209904

Condition: Very Good


0664209904 63 pages. A modern fable about a band of chickadees whose envy of the condor and golden eagle eventually teaches them the value of self-acceptance. "A delightful tale. A good story like this is worth much more than philosophical analysis." - Thomas Berry, Fordham University. Prior owner's details upon front endpaper else book clean and unmarked. Price-clipped dust jacket missing small chip at top of back panel is now in archival-grade Brodart cover. Attractive copy. View more info

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Der Oberhof

By: Immerman, Karl

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Germany, Seeman: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41204448

Condition: Very Good


220 pages. Bevelled boards with attractive illustrations upon front and spine. Maroon endpapers. Lovely black and white illustrations throughout. Text in German. Prior owner's name and date (1911) atop front free endpaper. Appears to be a first edition but we are not certain of this so please ask for more information if this important to you. Name neatly written atop ornate title page. Some yellowing at edges. Crease and tiny tears to bottom corner of page 31. An excellent copy of this beautiful work. View more info

Kittens (Pop-Up)

By: Ivory, Lesley Anne; Van Der Meer, Ron

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Abbeville Pr: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25500588

ISBN: 0896598780

Condition: Fair


0896598780 10 page pop-up board book. Each pop-up has one or more defects and several pieces are missing. Despite this, remains a delightful book. Most pop-ups partially working. At least one repair attempted by prior owner. Externally, remains quite attractive in glossy boards which show only light wear. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1948 - A.J. Casson Cover Art

Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1948 - A.J. Casson Cover Art

By: Kemp, Hugh; Berton, Pierre; Bannerman, James; Gordon, Arthur;

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144H1230

ISBN: B00NXGE3G0

Condition: Very Good


B00NXGE3G0 A.J. Casson cover art features robin hunting for worms amongst trilliums. 80 pages. Additional features include: Nostalgic colour ad for new KB International Trucks inside front cover - ad features photo insert of Jule Chartrand and Frank Bell - Champion Canadian truck drivers; Four-photo full-page ad for Ipana toothpaste features Eileen Cochrane of Montreal and her seven-year-old son Michael; Editorial - Are the Communists entitled to Liberty?; 2-colour full-page ad for DeSoto cars; Top Man in Totem Poles - Marius Barbeau is hot on the trail of that strange beast - the Canadian; ... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 11, 1948 - I Prowled Russia's Forbidden Zone / What Can We Do About Sex Crimes? / Los Alamos / The Man Who Invented Scotch Tape

The Saturday Evening Post, December 11, 1948 - I Prowled Russia's Forbidden Zone / What Can We Do About Sex Crimes? / Los Alamos / The Man Who Invented Scotch Tape

By: Marshall, Bruce; Annett, R. Ross; Ryan, John J.; Hawkins, John and Ward; Knop, Werner

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2168

Condition: Good


168pages. Features: Attractive Christmas-theme 1-page color-photo ad for General Electric (GE) TVs and Radios; Half-page 2-color ad for movie 'Enchantment' starring David Niven and Teresa Wright; Nice 1-page color photo ad by Pinsley for Prince Gardner wallets features young couple; Half-page color ad for Seaforth shaving products; Nice 1-page color ad for the Pan-American Coffee Bureau features young girl leaving cup of coffee for Santa; I Prowled Russia's Forbidden Zone - Werner Krop provides the first eyewitness testimony of what the Russians are doing in Soviet Germany, and how the German... View more info