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Image for Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, August (Aug.) 2001 - The Art of Commerce / John Frederick Tayler

Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, August (Aug.) 2001 - The Art of Commerce / John Frederick Tayler

By: Philp, Peter, Shipway, Ann; Sandon, John; et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Statuscourt Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2583

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: The Accomplished Sofa - historical development of the couch, sofa, setee and chaise lounge; many attractive ads; The idiosyncratic Bristol porcelain factory; The World of Automata; The Art of Commerce - advertising and commercial material; Country Themes - John Frederick Tayler (1802-89); Market Report - Clocks; Auctioneers Richard Winterton; The World of Mechanical Music, in the Cotswolds; and much more. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, July 2001 - Joshua Gosselin of Guernsey

By: Philp, Peter, Shipway, Ann; Sandon, John; et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Statuscourt Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2582

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: Joshua Gosselin of Guernsey (1739-1813) - highly-talented early watercolourist; Chair Design 1700-1760 (part 2 of 2); Flowers that never fade - porcelain flowers; Charm of the pink-red glass known as Cranberry; Freemasonry & Chinese Export - Chinese export porcelains in London's Museum of Freemasonry; Collectible Ceramics - "Real Old Willow' from the Staffordshire factory of T.T. and F. Booth (later Booths Ltd) is very collectible; many attractive ads; and much more. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, May 2001 - Alfred Pizzey Newton

By: Philp, Peter, Shipway, Ann; Sandon, John; et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Statuscourt Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2581

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: Chair Design 1700-1770 (part 1 of 2); Golden Age of Meissen - 18th century Meissen figures modelled by Johann Kandler; Heroic Staffordshire - on the trail of Victorian Staffordshire figures commenorating the Italian folk hero Garibaldi; Alfred Nizzey Newton, RWS, - Landscape with Whisky; Tapestries in two German palaces depict the Italian Comedy; Market Report - Golfing Antiques; many attractive ads; and much more. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Creases to last few pages. A quality copy. View more info

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Concrete Schoolhouses

By: Portland Cement Association

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Portland Cement Association: 1921

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 101H1659

Condition: Good


24 page stapled booklet promoting the construction of schools from concrete, primarily for their fire resistance. Approximately half text and half black and white photos of splendid examples of concrete school design including: Durant School, Oakland, CA; Jefferson School, Salt Lake City; Washington High School, Milwaukee; Culver City Grammar School; Morgan Park Public School, Duluth; Public School, Mineville, NY; Lockwood School, Oakland, CA; Emerson School, Oakland, CA; Oklahoma City High School; Central School Building, Lake Charles, LA; East Side High School, Salt Lake City; Technical Hig... View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1933 - The Thoroughbred Industry and "The Sport of Kings"

The National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1933 - The Thoroughbred Industry and "The Sport of Kings"

By: Post, M.D.; Harvey, R.W.; Tench, C.V.; Roberts, L.; De Hart, R.; Bayne, E.G.; Carver, J.; Russell, H.J.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0007

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Nice colour Ethyl ad inside front cover shows fashionable motoring couple; Nice one-page photo ad for Swift's premium ham features chef Louis of the Chateau Frontenac Hotel; Where does the tax dollar go? - an inquiry into the cost of government in Canada; Attractive colour one-page Veedol motor oil features family in blue convertible; Beautiful one-page colour-photo Chipso ad features photo of Mrs. L.H. Roche and her children Corinne, Lester, Joseph, Mary and Peggy; The Virgin of the Mountain (fiction); The Lady of the Gardenia; The Thoroughbred Industry and "The Sport... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 24, 1941 - Cover Photo of American Machine Tools - The Heart of Her Defense

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 24, 1941 - Cover Photo of American Machine Tools - The Heart of Her Defense

By: Pratt, William V.; Fuqua Stephen O.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3286

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: 1941 Ford car ad inside front cover shows food market scene and mentions their amazing Rouge Plant; Jones & Laughlin Steel ad; Douglas Aircraft ad presents the world's largest bomber, the B-19; Nice one-page two color ad promotes the February 22, 1941 issue of the Saturday Evening Post, including photo of Leta Cromwell who purchased a large island in the Bahamas; Brief obituaries for Donna Damerel, Swagar Sherley and Lady Chamberlain; War among Republicans over Willkie's Stand; Great one-page two-color ad for New International Trucks features a yellow and grey model; Lend-... View more info

Image for Fortune Magazine, Volume XXVI Number 4, October (Oct.) 1942: Edwin M. Stanton / Hard Facts of Air Cargo

Fortune Magazine, Volume XXVI Number 4, October (Oct.) 1942: Edwin M. Stanton / Hard Facts of Air Cargo

By: Pribichevich, Stoyan; Colm, Gerhard; Noyes, Alfred; Janeway, Eliot; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc. Magazine Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2406

Condition: Good


228 pages. Features: Unified Command - examing the war cabinets of America, Britain, and Germany; Andre Cheradame's Plan for the UN to arm the enslaved people of Europe; The Hard Facts of Air Cargo - it can deliver a quick punch but is limited by raw materials and fuel; Making the best use of our limited steel; Housing for War - Billeting and Requisitioning are necessary for war workers - with emphasis upon Mobile, Alabama; War on the Western Ocean - a personal account of two Atlantic crossings by Stoyan Pribichevich; Machine-Tool Maker's Dilemma - Warner & Swasey has boosted turret-lathe pro... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1951 - Incomplete Copy

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1951 - Incomplete Copy

By: Reese, John; Reeve, Ted; Fraser, Blair;

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4693

Condition: Fair


Issued with 72 pages, this copy is missing pages 19-28, 31-34 and 45-46. Features: Nice Rex Woods cover art of Christmas trees being delivered beneath Christmas billboard; Champion Spark Plugs ad features illustration of Ab Jenkins, the holder of more World and American speed records than any other man; Two pages of ads for (now vintage) Christmas toys; Attractive one-page colour ad for International Harvester's 'Femineered' fridges; Can Churchill Win His Last Prize? - governing Britain which is 'going broke at a horrifying rate'; Maclean's 6th Annual Canadian Football Team - great article w... View more info

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The Origin of Metallic Currency and Weight Standards

By: Ridgeway, William

Price: $699.95

Publisher: England, Cambridge at the University Press: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429C8265

Condition: Fair


417 pages. Index. Appendices. Footnotes. List of sixty black and white illustrations. A rare surviving copy of this important reference, made all the more engaging by today's environment of competing fiat currency devaluations. "Hitherto Numismatists when stydying the Origines of Coinage had confined themselves to the materials presented to them in the earliest money of Lydia, Greece and Italy, and on the other hand the Metrologists had almost completely limited their range of observation to the systems of Babylon, Egypt, Greece and Rome. As the Comparative Method has yielded such e... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, May 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, May 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Ritchey, V.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0927

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of a Fleet Freighter on floats at dock; The DeHavilland 95; Sleeve Valve Engine Era Arrives - article with photos; Full-page photo ad for the 1938 Stinson Reliant; Roosevelt Aviation School - article with photos; War-time Pilot W.W. (Mel) Alexander Now T.F.C. President; Very attractive full-page photo ad for McLaughlin-Buick "The Most Advanced Car in the World"; Nice ad for the Barkley-Grow T8P-1 Transport; Nice one-page ad for Cub Aircraft includes photo of a Cub on floats; G.R. Beck Appointed to Represent Aviation Insurance Underwriters; Ronald Keith ... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, October 1938

By: Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.; Bradbrooke, F.D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0929

Condition: Very Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo of a DeHavilland Dragon Rapide floating on a lake; Nice Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover features photo of the Douglas DC-4; Test Flying the DC-4 - article with photo; Fascinating Stinson full-page ad features photo of a plane snatching a bag of air mail from the ground; Gold in the Sky - article and photos of air travel in gold country between Winnipeg and Hudson, Ontario; Attractive one-page photo ad for Beechcraft; Nice two-colour centerfold ad for the Bellanca "Aircruiser"; Full-page ad for Brewster Wing Tip Floats; Reviewing the Aviation News;... View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1948 - My Brother, Sir Stafford Cripps / Leduc, Alberta's Billion Dollar Oil Bonanza

The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1948 - My Brother, Sir Stafford Cripps / Leduc, Alberta's Billion Dollar Oil Bonanza

By: Roberts, L.; Cooper, Adele; Cripps, F.; Gallico, P.; Cohen, O.; Callaghan, Morley

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0015

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Gorgeous cover art by John Phillips shows farmers forking straw in field with mountains in background; Color ad for the Parker '51' pen inside front cover includes endorsement of Vilhjalmur Stefansson whose photo and signature appear at top; Great one-page colour Coke ad shows train dining car scene with black porter serving family; Wonderful one-page colour ad for B-A (British American Oil Company) shows thir products in use in farm applications; Lovely colour one-page ad for 1948 Ford Meteor cars; Socialism in Labor Pains - photo-illustrated article on the British scene;... View more info

Image for The days before yesterday: History of Rocky Mountain House district

The days before yesterday: History of Rocky Mountain House district

By: Rocky Mountain House Reunion Historical Society

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Rocky Mountain House Reunion Historical Society: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AG1148

ISBN: 0889250030

Condition: Good


0889250030 709 pages. Reproductions of many dozens of wonderful archival black and white photos. Contents include: Railroad Story; Lumbering; Indians; Carving Out the West; After the Hudson's Bay Trail; Points of Interest; Districts and Schools; Hunting, Fishing and Trapping; Recreation; The Oil Patch; Cemeteries; Echoes of the Past; Builders of the West Country; and more. Bright yellow boards adorned with attractive colour illustration on front. Gift greetings upon back side of front free endpaper otherwise unmarked. Binding sound. Average wear. A sound copy of this wonderful reference... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, March 30, 1957

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, March 30, 1957

By: Sangster, Dorothy; Kimber, Vivien; Katz, Sidney; Crowther, Bosley; Conacher, Charlie; Frayne, Trent; Macklin, Major-Gen. W.H.S.; Allen, Robert Thomas; Baxter, Beverley; Fraser, Blair; Gilmour, Clyde; Best, Dr. Charles H.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0830

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Canadians are the worst loudmouths; Nice colour ad for Matinee cigarettes; Fantastic colour ad for the 1957 Plymouth Belvedere 4-door Hardtop (black on red); Blair Fraser Reports from Moscow - article with photos; Nostalgic full-page colour ad for the General Electric Stratoliner Range (teal in colour); She sells glamour with a growl - Lillian Farrar; What happened when we threw out our TV set - The Kimber Family - Vivien, Carol, Ruth, Ann, June, Earl, and David gave up TV for a month - family photo with article; Is smog the real culprit in lung cancer?; The wonderland of ... View more info

Image for Art in America Magazine, November (Nov.) 1985 - Interviews with Younger Sculptors

Art in America Magazine, November (Nov.) 1985 - Interviews with Younger Sculptors

By: Saunders, Wade; Ratcliff, Carter; Silver, Kenneth E.; Et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Brant Art: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2374

Condition: Good


192 pages. Features: Interviews with Ten Sculptors; On Two Dubious Caravaggios; David Hockney, Center Stage; Soviet Art Today; Many attractive ads; and much more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Butterick Fashion Magazine, Spring and Early Summer 1938, Volume 31, No. 2

Butterick Fashion Magazine, Spring and Early Summer 1938, Volume 31, No. 2

By: Seder Ruth; Bradley, Patricia

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The Butterick Company, Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531H1636

Condition: Good


48 pages. Profusely illustrated with attractive color and black and white illustrations plus several black and white photos. Contents include: Rely on a Redingote for multiple uses; Suits; Fibers into Fabrics; The Right Coat; Keeping Face - photo-illustrated article on balancing your beauty (cosmetics) budget; Jacket Craze; Pastels and Prints; To You Want to Look Tall and Slim?; Let's Go Waltzing; Charming Maturity; Your Tubbable Chic; Making Slip Covers for Chairs; Look Fragile in Sheers; and more. Faint pencil signature atop front cover. Wear and openings along backstrip, otherwise a wor... View more info

The Traveler's Handbook

By: Shales, Melissa

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Chester, CT, U.S.A., Globe Pequot Pr: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74508499

ISBN: 0871066548

Condition: Very Good


0871066548 820 pages. This indispensable guide to travel worldwide features articles on every imaginable aspect of travel, including: the student traveler; travelling with children; advice for women travelers; traveling with the elderly; traveling by freighter; travelers with disabilities; visas; travel insurance; medical considerations; and much more. Plan your next trip ahead using this encyclopedic guide. Includes comprehensive charts, tables, and lists that cover: worldwide climates; public holidays; driving requirments; travel associations; and more. Unmarked. Light wear. Crease to ... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, June 15.1946 - Germ Warfare

Collier's Magazine, June 15.1946 - Germ Warfare

By: Shalett, Sidney; Davis, Luther; Morse, Wayne; Davidson, Bill; Margolius, Sidney; Carson, Ruth; Kamey, Paul; Williams, Jonas; Haycox, Ernest; Wilson, Neill; Mauger, Mosser; Baum, Vikki; Miller, Nolan; Decker, Duane

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1857

Condition: Good


90 pages. Fiction: The Fugitives; He Loves Me; Take Care When You Say Hello; The Long Denial (part 3 of 4); When the Lilacs Bloomed; Mr. Digney Has a Dream. Articles: The Deadliest War - Germ Warfare; Judy Holliday - star of 'Born Yesterday'; Senator Wayne Morse of Oregon criticizes abuse of power in Congress; How to Run a Prize Fight - the Louis-Conn brawl; Scranton Buys its Own Jobs; Lessons in cooking fish on the beach in the Nassau, Bahamas manner; George Vogel is staff Organist at the Freeport Bank of Freeport, Long Island; Miracle Bark of the California Redwood; and more. Ads include:... View more info

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Geist Magazine, Fall 2009

By: Shields, Sandra; Campion, David; Di Cintio, Marcello; Waterfall, Rhonda; Nickerson, Billeh

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Geist Foundation: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1870

Condition: Very Good


88 pages. Features: Human civilization in the Fraser Valley; Saharawis in Algerian refugee camps; Petra and David always knew what to do; Poems for memorable customers; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. An attractive copy. View more info

Image for Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, March (Mar.) 2000 - The Watercolours of Robert Batty (1789-1848) / Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91)

Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, March (Mar.) 2000 - The Watercolours of Robert Batty (1789-1848) / Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91)

By: Shipway, Ann; Jones, Simon; Ramm, John A.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Statuscourt Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2569

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: Dresden Art Nouveau; Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Batty (1789-1849) - a Military Master; Strong demand for the oak of Old England; The attractive and practical products of the Denby Pottery; Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91) - Art Pottery Pioneer; 'Old Japan' Discovered - a Derby service at Rode Hall; and much more. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info