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Image for Khmer ceramics, 9th-14th century

Khmer ceramics, 9th-14th century

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Singapore, Southeast Asian Ceramic Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 546H2532

ISBN: 9971830019

Condition: Good


9971830019 140 pages. Selected bibliography. Printed upon glossy stock. Generously illustrated with colour photos. "A collection of 120 pieces illustrates the ceramic art of the ancient Khmer Empire. The informative text discusses finds at Angkor, Chinese and Indian inflluences, the mysteries of Ban Kruat and the ritual and utilitarian uses." - dust jacket. Published on the occasion of the exhibition of Khmer Ceramics 9th - 14th Century, held in conjunction with the National Museum, Singapore in March 1981. Minimal markings.. White chalky soiling to boards which otherwise show m... View more info

British Columbia reconsidered: Essays on women

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Press Gang Publishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86604300

ISBN: 0889740380

Condition: Good


0889740380 451 pages including selected bibliography. "Explores the rich and complex experiences of women from the eighteenth century to the present." - from back cover. Prior owner names upon half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. Solid clean copy. View more info

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Taj Mahal: The Illumined Tomb- An Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Mughal and European Documentary Sources

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 538A1183

ISBN: 0295969458

Condition: Fair


0295969458 320 pages. Selected bibliography. Abundantly illustrated in colour and black and white. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding sound. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Solitary Raven: Selected Writings of Bill Reid

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Washington Pr: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 731C6125

ISBN: 029598080X

Condition: Very Good


029598080X 250 pages. Bibliography. Chronology. Black and white illustrations. Photographic colour plates. "...Collects, for the first time, the most important of (Bill Reid's) widely scattered writings: seminal statements on the art of the Northwest Coast, on the role of the native artist in a multicultural world, and on the quintessential role of both the artist and the environment in the survival of human culture... In this book are thirty pieces of Reid's writing, spanning forty years of active life." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked, with light wear. Dust jacket now p... View more info

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American Service Stations: 1935 Through 1943 Photo Archive (Iconografix Photo Archive)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Enthusiast Books: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 116C8929

ISBN: 1882256271

Condition: Good


1882256271 141 pages. Bibliography. Marvelous black and white photos throughout. "From Mom and Pop groceries with their single pump to metropolitan full-service show places, relive the era when uniformed attendants pumped gas, washed windows, and checked the battery, oil and tires; and stations resembled everything from Greek temples to lighthouses... Presents a nostalgic look at gasoline and service stations of the period, through photographs specially selected from the collections of the Library of Congress and the Phillips Petroleum Company Corporate Archives." - from back cover.... View more info

Lighthouses of Nova Scotia

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Lancelot Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 86204102

ISBN: 0889990271

Condition: Very Good


0889990271 79 pages. Black and white illustrations. "Intended to acquaint the general reader with lighthouses, for those lofty towers, like many other noble parts of our society, are quickly disappearing with the ever-encroaching effects of modern technology." - from page 3. Chapters include: Lighthouses; Some Light Stories; Keepers of the Light; Servicing Lighthouses; Humane Service; Lightships; Selected List of Lighthouses; Selected Bibliography. Clean and unmarked with light to moderate wear. Solid copy. View more info

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Cannabis: Health Risks (Bibliographic series)

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Addiction Research Foundation: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 657C5262

ISBN: 0888680813

Condition: Very Good


0888680813 1,100 pages. "Consists of succinct abstracts of 1719 papers selected from the Cannabis archive of the Addiction Research Foundation." - from Introduction. Tight and square. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Mark Tobey

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 548C9530

ISBN: 088885059X

Condition: Good


088885059X Printed upon glossy stock. Includes exhibition list and 46 plates in colour and black and white. Biography. Selected Bibliography. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. A quality copy. View more info

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Flooding: Canada water book

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Environment Canada: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156G4259

ISBN: 0660148161

Condition: Good


0660148161 171 pages. Abundantly illustrated. Selected bibliography. An excellent reference on Canadian flooding suitable for readers young and old. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy View more info

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B.C. Binning

By: Abraham J. Rogatnick; Adele Weder; Ian M. Thom

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3779

ISBN: 1553651715

Condition: Good


1553651715 "This elegantly designed book pays well-deserved homage to the life and work of B.C. Binning, a man who helped steer Vancouver's artistic community more boldly towards the mainstream and an international future." - dust jacket. 179 pages. Chronology, footnotes, selected bibliography and index. Generously illustrated in colour and black and white. Printed upon glossy stock. Large handwritten gift greetings upon front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. Short opening to front fold of dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade... View more info

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Secrets of the Tomb. Skull and Bones, the Ivy League, and the Hidden Paths of Power

By: Alexandra Robbins

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Little Brown & Company / Back: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227C6158

ISBN: 0739483463

Condition: Very Good


0739483463 230 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. "A lively, penetrating, and witty account of the Skull and Bones." - Boston Globe. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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William Townsend in Alberta: Exhibition Catalogue

By: Allen, Karyn Elizabeth; Graburn, Richard

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, The Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128H4240

ISBN: 0889530408

Condition: Good


0889530408 Catalogue for an exhibition of the works of William Townsend which ran from 1982 through 1984 at the Nickle Arts Museum in Calgary, The Prairie Gallery in Grande Prairie, The Edmonton Art Gallery, the Walter Phillips Gallery in Banff, and the Red Deer and District Museum. 36 unnumbered pages. Selected Bibliography. Chronology. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Printued upon glossy stock. Short openings along backstrip, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Robert Motherwell

By: Arnason, H. Harvard

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, H. N. Abrams: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AC7829

ISBN: 0810902893

Condition: Fair


0810902893 251 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. Biographical outline and major exhibitions. 325 colour and black and white plates. Illustrated boards. "Usual library markings. Page prior to half-title page removed. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this very substantive work. View more info

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Pictures for the Parlour: The English Reproductive Print from 1775 to 1900

By: Art Gallery of Ontario

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 663H0144

ISBN: 0919876935

Condition: Very Good


0919876935 88 pages. Selected bibliography. Illustrated in black and white. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The Jazz Style of Sonny Rollins - A Musical and Historical Perspective - Giants of Jazz Series

The Jazz Style of Sonny Rollins - A Musical and Historical Perspective - Giants of Jazz Series

By: Baker, David N.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Studio 224: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 659C9576

Condition: Fair


108 pages. Selected Bibliography; List of Compositions; Discography. Includes sheet music for: Vierd Blues; Doxy; Slow Boat to China; Tenor Madness; Newk's Fade-away; Tune Up; Airegin; Hold'em Joe; Keep Hold of Yourself; plus several pages of patterns. Somewhat above-average external wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. A sound working copy. View more info

Image for Beyond the Mafia: Italian Americans and the Development of Las Vegas (Wilbur S. Shepperson Series in History and Humanities)

Beyond the Mafia: Italian Americans and the Development of Las Vegas (Wilbur S. Shepperson Series in History and Humanities)

By: Balboni, Alan Richard

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Univ of Nevada Pr: 1996

Seller ID: 73304366

ISBN: 0874172438

Condition: Fine


0874172438 168 pages. Notes. Selected bibliography. Index. Black and white illustrations. "A very comprehensive and exhaustive study of the Italians in Las Vegas... Fills a void in the literature concerning the influence and history of Italians in America." - Joseph Albini, author of The American Mafia: Genesis of a Legend. Beautiful fresh clean crisp copy. Dust jacket in archival-grade Brodart cover. Gift quality. View more info

Image for Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge in Color - Fortieth (40th) Anniversary Edition - Signed #343 OF 750 - Slipcase Included

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge in Color - Fortieth (40th) Anniversary Edition - Signed #343 OF 750 - Slipcase Included

By: Barks, Carl; Blum, Geoffrey (Commentary), Bedford, Annie North; McGary, Norman

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Gladstone Publishing Ltd.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853A1793

Condition: Fine


Lovely Scrooge-decorated bookplate inside front board bears Barks' hand-written signature and book number. Slipcase bears large excellent colour illustration of Scrooge posing in cowboy hat and red bandana with sack of gold, pick, canteen, ammunition belt, and rifle. Contents include: "Donald Duck's Christmas on Bear Mountain", "Dickens Redone" (two-page illustrated commentary, "The Storybook Scrooge" (one-page commentary), "Uncle Scrooge", "Uncle Scrooge's Christmas Carol", "The Triumph of Scrooge McDuck" (10 page colour illustrated commentary... View more info

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The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath

By: Bernanke, Ben S.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Norton: 2015

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 324H0885

ISBN: 039324721X

Condition: Fine


039324721X Signed by Ben Bernanke upon half-title page. 610 pages. Selected Bibliography. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "Recounts and explains the worst financial crisis and economic slump in America since the Great Depression, providing an insider's account of the policy response." - from dust jacket. Very light wear. Clean, bright, and unmarked. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A high-quality copy. View more info

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Selected Papers of Charles H. Best

By: Best, Charles H.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83501134

Condition: Fine


723 pages including bibliography. Records the achievements of forty years of medical research, giving direct and easy access to over sixty of Dr. Best's original important research papers in the fields particularly of insulin, heparin, and choline. Opens with the early papers describing the discovery of insulin, and continues with those dealing with its preparation, extraction, physiologic effects and first clinical applications. Dr. Best has also looked back over the record as given in these papers and provided informative and informal bridges between them which place them in historical pe... View more info

Sea-silver: Inside British Columbia's salmon-farming industry

By: Betty C. Keller; Rosella M. Leslie

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Horsdal & Schubart: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71104267

ISBN: 0920663435

Condition: Good


0920663435 138 Pages including index, selected bibliography, and occasional black and white photographs. More and more of the salmon we eat are grown in netpens, not caught in the wild. Why does this matter? Because while nobody is paying much attention, salmon farms from the Gulf Islands to Queen Charlotte Strait may be having long-term effects on BCs coastline and salmon-spawning rivers. Supporters point out that fish farms produce food, create jobs and boost the local economy, as well as earning millions of dollars in export sales. Critics say they contaminate the ocean, spread diseas... View more info