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Image for Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia

Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Ptarmigan Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155H3777

ISBN: 0919537413

Condition: Very Good


0919537413 The Tyee Club of British Columbia began in 1924 with a group of anglers who returned to Campbell River each year in pursuit of the elusive "Tyee" - a coastal Indian word meaning, "the chief", a Chinook salmon, 30 pounds or larger. 208 pages. Bibliography. Sepia-tone reproductions of photos plus several in colour. Lists of trophy winners. Unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket not included. An attractive copy. View more info

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Chinese Cloisonne: The Pierre Uldry Collection

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Bamboo Publishing: 1989

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 663H3653

ISBN: 1870076125

Condition: Very Good


1870076125 144 pages plus approximately 200 pages of sumptuous color and black and white photos, a glossary of decorative motifs on cloisonne, and a bibliography. "For the connoisseur and collector interested in Chinese cloisonne, a comprehensive pictorial documentation including detailed reproductions of all marks, even doubtful or misleading ones, seemed to us more sensible and useful than any other alternative. For this reason captions were kept as brief a spossible, and detailed discussion and assessment of major and key pieces were relegated to the introductory chapters, for which a... View more info

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Recipes for Seafood. How to Prepare and Serve Fish, Oysters, Clams, Scallops, Lobsters, Crabs, and Shrimp

By: N/A

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Boston, 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 747H3336

ISBN: B000PUWURQ

Condition: Good


B000PUWURQ xii, 147 pages. Black and white photographic plates. In addition to hundreds of recipes the contents include: An Expert Treatise on Fish as a Food; Time Tables for Cooking; Tables of Measures and Proportions; Rules for the Kitchen; Terms Used in Cooking; Practical Points; Household Hints; Extracts from the Game Laws of Massachusetts. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. Attractive illustration of the new Boston Fish Market on front board. A tidy vintage copy. View more info

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The Book of Newfoundland, Vol. 5

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Ltd.,Newfoundland Book Publishers: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 415H2057

ISBN: B001OACGES

Condition: Very Good


B001OACGES 615, (40 ads) pages. Illustrated in colour and black and white. "Inclines strongly to the post-Confederation quarter century." - from Preface. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding a little loose. An attractive copy bound in maroon imitation alligator hide lettered in gilt. View more info

Image for Time April 15 1974 Richard Nixon on Cover (Tax Scandal), Watergate/Impeachment Hearings, Patty Hearst, Pop Art, The Conversation/Francis Ford Coppola, The Sugarland Express/Steven Spielberg, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance/Robert Persig

Time April 15 1974 Richard Nixon on Cover (Tax Scandal), Watergate/Impeachment Hearings, Patty Hearst, Pop Art, The Conversation/Francis Ford Coppola, The Sugarland Express/Steven Spielberg, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance/Robert Persig

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Time-Life: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1698

ISBN: B0032IKO6C

Condition: Good


B0032IKO6C 104 pages. Features: Devastation in Tornado Alley - Xenia, OH, Louisville, etc.; Nixon and the IRS; Two-page color-photo ad for Zenith's new Allegro speakers; News from the House Judiciary Committee investigating Watergate; The President's brothers, F. Donald and Edward; Trial of United Mineworkers President W.A. (Tony) Boyle for murder; Color-photo ad for the Cabrice Classic by Chevrolet features formal couple in back seat; Patty Hearst chooses to side with her captors, the S.L.A.; With the end of the Apollo program Cape Canaveral is a ghost town of gantries; The nuclear energy de... View more info

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The Arabian Nights

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, George W. Jacobs and Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 561H1450

ISBN: B0057KUDI2

Condition: Good


B0057KUDI2 420 pages. Undated - circa 1924. Handsomely color-illustrated front board plus seven attractive colour plates. Stories include: The Magic Horse; Codadad and his Brothers; Gulnare of the Sea; Prince Agib; and ten more. Staining to fore- and top edges. Spine slant. Binding intact. Average wear. Unmarked. A worthy copy of this wonderfully illustrated vintage work. View more info

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In a Chinese Temple Garden- Piano Solo.

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Bosworth & co pub: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H0515

ISBN: B000NXVR38

Condition: Fair


B000NXVR38 12 pages. Attractive orange, blue and black cover illustration. Faint store stamp to front cover, otherwise unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Trav Bug: Canada (Trav Bug Guide)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Singapore, Sun Tree: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74508500

ISBN: 9810042795

Condition: Very Good


9810042795 359 pages including index. A world of exhilarating experiences lies in store for the traveler within these pages. Stunning colour photography reveals silent blue lakes, the majestic white peaks of the Rockies towering over green forests, the rugged coastline of Nova Scotia, the cafe life of Montreal, and much more. Includes hundreds of full-colour photos, accurate maps, trip-planning details, and fascinating text. Unmarked. Light wear. A nice copy of this attractive volume. View more info

From the Country: Writings About Rural Canada

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Camden House Pub: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35808645

ISBN: 0921820216

Condition: Fine


0921820216 303 pages. Takes on the accepted wisdom about rural existence, sometimes challenging it, sometimes affirming it and sometimes turning it on its head. Fiction appears beside non-fiction, Canadian authors beside American, and eccentric and unpredictable characters jostle conventional citizens. Powerful authors such as Matt Cohen and Edna Staebler articulate the powerful relationship between the land and the people who live on it. Unmarked. Negligible wear. Glossy illustrated covers. Attractive copy. View more info

Enough is Enough: Aboriginal Women Speak Out

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Women's Press (CA): 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73200766

ISBN: 088961119X

Condition: Very Good


088961119X 253 pages. "A book really telling our story would offer different things to different people. Indian women, who read it would say, 'Why, if they could do that - accomplish that - then we can too.' To white women and others, it would be an education: they would see what life on a reserve is like for women. They would see what all our protesting has been about." - Glenna Perley to Editor. Bit of high-lighting else unmarked and clean with very light wear. Attractive copy. View more info

The Great Book Of Wildfowl Decoys-Waterfowl Studies

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Modern Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25802883

ISBN: 0888902263

Condition: Fine


0888902263 320 pages. Presents decoys in the most sensible and comprehensive way: by region, with each region discussed by a recognized expert in that area. Thus the entire range of decoys is covered, from Canada down the Atlantic Coast and inland along streams and rivers to Louisiana and up the Mississippi to the Great Lakes and across to California and Oregon. Also included are chapters on European decoys, the history of decoys, how decoys were made, and how to go about collecting decoys. A list of public collections of decoys, a bibliography, a record of top auction prices, maps of wate... View more info

The Avonlea Album: From the Sullivan Films Television Series based on the novels of L.M. Montgomery

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Firefly Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16603588

ISBN: 0920668976

Condition: Very Good


0920668976 Unpaginated. Lovely colour photographs from the Sullivan Films television series based on the novels of Lucy Maud Montgomery. Clean, bright and unmarked. Light wear. Attractive copy. View more info

Story of World War II

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Random Library: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 23303949

ISBN: 0394802950

Condition: Fine


0394802950 193 pages including index. From the rise of Adolf Hitler to the surrender of Japan - here in one lavishly illustrated book is the engrossing story of the second world war. Intended for younger readers. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean, bright and unmarked. Attractive glossy colour illustrated boards. Minimal wear. Wonderful copy. View more info

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Ecstasy: Exploring the erotic imagination

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Playboy Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 524A5547

ISBN: 0872234800

Condition: Fine


0872234800 Unpaginated. Approximately one inch thick. Illustrated in both colour and black and white. "Explores the erotic imagination with picture stories created by 25 of today's most talented and liberated young photographers." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked in attractive coarse beige cloth-covered boards. Dust jacket missing chips but now preserved in archival-grade Brodart cover. Very nice copy overall. View more info

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Bruce Weber

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred Knopf: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 854A2137

ISBN: 0394572467

Condition: Very Good


0394572467 140 full-page black and white male portraits. Book tight and unmarked with light wear. Originally issued with two dust jackets, the outer semi-opaque jacket of this copy has been replaced with clear, protective mylar. The attractive inner jacket is nicely preserved and bears only light peripheral edgewear and no tears. Faint cup ring on dust jacket front panel. A high quality copy of this handsome collection. View more info

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The 8th [Eighth] Canadian Hussars (Princess Louise's) 1962-1987

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Canada, The 8th Canadian Hussars (Princess Louise's): 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C9348

ISBN: B001UZ29FI

Condition: Fine


B001UZ29FI 162 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Attractive gilt decoration and lettering upon blue front board. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. An excellent copy. COOKE [3] p.282. View more info

Out to Launch - Disney's Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, W.H. Smith Publishers: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25609659

ISBN: 0886659884

Condition: Very Good


0886659884 46 pages. Further adventures of the Rescue Rangers! Gift greetings upon title page else unmarked. Quarter inch chip taped in place along fore-edge of front board. Very glossy attractive boards with minimal wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Introduction to Early Childhood Education - First Canadian Edition

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, ITP Nelson: 1995

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 16902975

ISBN: 0176041753

Condition: Very Good


0176041753 522 pages. Focuses upon the realities and uniqueness of early childhood education in Canada. Light wear. High-lighting to some chapters. Attractive copy. View more info

The Right Time - British Columbia, North East Coal and Transportation Development

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Mitchell Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75203343

ISBN: 0888360347

Condition: Fine


0888360347 50 pages. Circa mid-1980s. "This is a book of images - fleeting moments in a construction project captured on film. "North East Coal" conjures up many different images: to those who negotiated sales agreements in Canada and Japan there is one set; to those who spent years styding and planning the development, other memories come to the fore; to those who worked on the construction projects across northern British Columbia there are other pictures; and to those who live in Tumbler Ridge and work in jobs created by the development yet still another set of images surface... View more info

The Baby Blueprint System - Module Three (3) - Baby & You: 2 Audio Cassettes, 1 VHS Videotape Plus Book in Case

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Lifestart Learning Systems Corporation: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14204264

ISBN: 1896240119

Condition: Very Good


1896240119 Demonstrates actual child care techniques. Simply follow the program day by day as you and your baby develop. It's like having a team of experts in your home and on call 24 hours a day! Contents: Going Home; Sensory Responses; Mom's Postpartum Body; Exercise; Postpartum Blues; The New Dad; Bonding with Baby; Relationships; Sex after Baby; Newborn Nutrition; Crying; Comfort; Bathing; Sleeping; Diapers; Calling for Help; Preventing Burnout. Light wear. Nice solid copy in attractive case. View more info