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Image for Palette and the Flame: Posters of the Spanish Civil War

Palette and the Flame: Posters of the Spanish Civil War

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Intl Pub: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 635A4489

ISBN: 0717804968

Condition: Fair


0717804968 162 pages. Index of artists. After years of neglect "... The posters reemerge for the first time in full glory. One Hundred and forty are reproduced here (in glossy colour) - a truly representative collection. This volume is not only a work of documentation, of commemoration, of love and devotion to the epic battle of the republic, it is an art book as well. The often total coherence of the form, content and 'impact' of the communication makes the posters something that goes beyond the purely documentary, datum, on the level of historical and political evidence, and places ... View more info

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The Reichstag Fire Trial: The Second Brown Book of the Hitler Terror

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 864H4567

ISBN: B000HJPBM6

Condition: Fair


B000HJPBM6 xiii, [3], 362, [6] ads pages. Twenty-one black and white photographic plates. "Based on material collected by the World Committee for the Relief of the Victims of German Fascism." - subtitle. Madden describes this work as a "Marxist publication which concludes that the Nazis burned the Reichstag. An appendix claims to list 747 proven cases of murder committed by the Nazis. Above-average but not excessive wear and soiling to publisher's faded red cloth. Binding intact. The only markings begin at page 231 and continue to the end. Small handwritten fore-edge stickm... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 25th, 1958 - The Oscar Peterson's at Home

By: Allen, Robert T.; Lower, A.R.M.; Callwood, June; Clare, John; Hannon, Leslie F.; Berton, Pierre; Scholefield, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2435

Condition: Fair


92 pages. Cover illustration depicts eel harvesting on the lower St. Lawrence near Baie St. Paul, Quebec. Editorial column on page four strongly supports the decision to suspend production of "the very good but very obsolete fighter aircraft, the Arrow." Nice one-page Rambler automobile ad. Beautiful 2-page colour ad for the new Dodge '59. Features: A Macleans Panel Discussion - a new look at the future of man; A TV Repairman talks back; The gods Canadians worship; The Oscar Petersons at Home; My week on the Grand Banks; Roy Thomson's Invasion of Scotland; Klondike! - Conclusion -... View more info

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A RĂșt Kis Kacsa - A Collection of Children's Stories

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Ifjúsági Könyvkiadó: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136G0063

Condition: Good


106 pages including table of content. Collection includes: A Tuzszersz?m; A Cs?sz?r ?j Ruh?ja; A Rend?thetetlen ?lomkatona; A Vad Hatty?k; A Kan?sz; A R?t Kis Kacsa; A Csalog?ny; and A Fenyofa. Colour illustrations. Front and Back boards slightly worn on corners. Front endpaper slightly soiled. Very light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. Appears to be a first edition but we are not certain. Please inquire if you have any questions. View more info

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Organ Building and Design

By: Andersen, Poul-Gerhard; Curnutt, Joanne (translator)

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Denmark, George Allen and Unwin Ltd: 1969

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 641G4619

Condition: Good


359 pages. Index. Bibliography. Black and white photographic plates. First published in Danish in 1956. Originally intended as a course in tonal and technical design of the organ and organ history, but was supplemented with content on organ architecture and the location of the organ. - from Foreword. Chapters include: The Proportions of Sound; The Acoustics of Buildings, The Organ Pipes, The Stops of the Organ; The Technical and Tonal Design of an Organ Werk; The Organ in the Middle Ages; The West European Organ Types; The Organ Facade; The Location of the Organ; The Organ Reform Movemen... View more info

Image for Canadian Homes Magazine, July 1962 *Antiques, the Great Canadian Treasure Hunt*

Canadian Homes Magazine, July 1962 *Antiques, the Great Canadian Treasure Hunt*

By: Anglin, Gerald: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853A1841

Condition: Fair


60 pages. Topics include: 23 page report on the latest in Canadian Homes' frequent reports for antique lovers, with content from Herbert Schwartz, Robert Collins and George Hancocks. Great contemporary advertisements. Above-average wear. Several tape reinforcements. Unmarked. Minor water staining to some pages. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 1, 1941 - Special Army Number/E.J. Hughes Art

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 1, 1941 - Special Army Number/E.J. Hughes Art

By: Annett, A.R.; Winslow, S.; Gilman, M.; Reyburn, W.; Reed, Douglas; Baxter, B.; Edwards, F.; Craig, L.; Holmes, G.; Ashbery, H.; Campbell, H.

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3779

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: Cover illustration of General Officer Commanding Canadian Corps - Lieutenant-General A.G.L. McNaughton; Great colour-photo ad for International Trucks inside front cover features fire-fighters for the air fighters of the R.C.A.F.; Rare one-page black and white photo ad for Moffats Limited shows their employees involved in WWII-related activities; One-page Westinghouse Radio ad features their Strategic War Map and the title "God bless you - Canada!"; Over There - McNaughton's boys are now in fine battle shape and spoiling for a fight - article with photos; Douglas R... View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: Lot of Four Separate Camp Issues, dated 2 Aug 1909, 3 Aug 1909, 5 Aug 1909, 12 Aug 1909

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: Lot of Four Separate Camp Issues, dated 2 Aug 1909, 3 Aug 1909, 5 Aug 1909, 12 Aug 1909

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5527

Condition: Good


Four separate Camp Editions, each 4 pages in length. Each edition features a front cover cartoon, plus an Editorial, Camp Gossip and other content such as: The Old Soldier's Story, The Sergeant's Shakespeare Mottoes, The Young Territorial. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for This Week Magazine, September 28, 1969 - Insert to the Boston Sunday Herald: Cover Color Photos of Wild Boar Being Shot Then Roasted

This Week Magazine, September 28, 1969 - Insert to the Boston Sunday Herald: Cover Color Photos of Wild Boar Being Shot Then Roasted

By: Benson, Bobbie; Wolfe, Burton; Botwin, Carol; Rosenfeld, Ruth; Katie; Waldo, Myra; McGrail, Joie;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, United Newspapers Magazine Corporation / The Boston Herald: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3210

Condition: Good


20 pages. Features: The Bad and the Beautiful - Topless opera photo of Joanna Simon in "Bomarzo" and intimate photo of Vanessa Redrave with Franco Nero from "A Quiet Place in the Country"; Great one-page retro color-photo ad for the Hostess electric Hot Tray; Death Row is Crowded with Waiting Men - it seems only the poor are executed; Young World features content on Kyle Johnson (son of Lt. Uhura of the Star Trek series) with photo, as well as Cathi Krisiloff, a cowgirl from Parsippany, NJ - with photo of her riding horse; Teach Your Preschool Child Yourself; Super retro color... View more info

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Lifeboat Efficiency - Illustrated Guide to Examinations

By: Bisset, Captain J.G.; Sorrell, Captain D.W.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Liverpool, England, Charles Birchall & Sons, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: 26th Edition

Seller ID: 839H4477

Condition: Fair


5-46, 6 [ads] pages. PLEASE NOTE: First four pages missing. Fortunately, these pages appear to have only contained the title page and, perhaps, a table of contents, thus all other training content appears to be present. Numerous detailed sketches. Very heavily worn with some pencil markings. Faint ink stamp to front cover. Covers detached but present. Appears to be circa WWII when lifeboat efficiency was definitely of crucial importance. A worthy reading copy. View more info

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Ships Monthly - The International Magazine for Shiplovers Ashore and Afloat: February 1998

By: Bowler, Grahame; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.K., IPC Country & Leisure Media, Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653H4832

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Cover photo of the Saga Rose; Modern NATO escorts; Elder Dempster post-war cargo Liners; Voyage Report - Finnish Contrasts; Ships Pictorial; Cruise Ship Review and New Cruise Ships for Old; The Southsea Story - the history of this Portsmouth-Ryde passenger ferry; A visit to the S.S. United States, described by Peter Knego; The World's Navies - Israel, Jordan and Kuwait; Ferry Focus - Quiberon; and much more. Average wear. Note: half of pages 27/28 clipped and removed (contained Ships pictorial content), otherwise, a sound copy. View more info

Image for WAR, Libya, Summer, 1942, No. (Number) 21, June 27th, 1942

WAR, Libya, Summer, 1942, No. (Number) 21, June 27th, 1942

By: British Army Bureau of Current Affairs

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0378

Condition: Very Good


12 pages. Reprinted in Canada July, 1942. "Not to be Published: The information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly or indirectly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Primary content related to Libya, Summer, 1942, including one-page map of Tobruk and vicinity. Article on the work of the Pioneer Corps. Smaller articles complement the composure and first-aid training of Japanese troops, Hungarians in Russia, the task of the blockade of Germany and Japan, and a warning about rad... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, May 16 1964 - Repairs to Stonehenge / New York World's Fair

The Illustrated London News, May 16 1964 - Repairs to Stonehenge / New York World's Fair

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1203

Condition: Good


Pages 749-800 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Nice one-page colour photo ad for the Riley elf Mark II Car (red); One page colour photo add for Harvey's Bristol Cream shows seen in art gallery; One page colour photo add for Harvey's Bristol Dry shows man examining painting; Cover page photo of crane lifting huge fallen stone lintel at Stonehenge; Article on the future of Africa with photo of opening of the Northern Rhodesia independence conference on May 5; Photo of fallen balustrade on the Sinclair Road in Hammersmith; Photo of Kenneth Kuanda addressing opening session of the Northern Rhodesia... View more info

Image for Between Two Ages: America's Role in the Technetronic Era

Between Two Ages: America's Role in the Technetronic Era

By: Brzezinski, Zbigniew

Price: $995.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238C5012

ISBN: 0670160415

Condition: Very Good


0670160415 334 pages including index. "The thrust of this challenging book is that America is the first society to move beyond the industrial age into the new "technetronic" era, and that this transition affects directly both our international and our domestic problems. Part 1 describes the impact of the scientific revolution on world affairs in general and on the Third World in particular, and exposes the ambiguous position of its principal disseminators, the US. Part 2 examines how this has effected the content, style, and format of man's political outlook on his global reali... View more info

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Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume II (Two) - Population - Cross-Classification of Characteristics

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1814

Condition: Good


Contents include: (a) Age and sex, and (b) origin and sex, cross-classified with other population subjects. Characteristics of the immigrant population; results of the census of the blind and deaf. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural type and tenure of dwelling. This census also provided information for small areas ... View more info

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Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume III (Three) - Housing and Families

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1815

Condition: Good


Contents include: Housing data covering such characteristics as type of dwelling, number of rooms, tenure, rent, household facilities. Data on size and composition of family and characteristics of family heads. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural type and tenure of dwelling. This census also provided information for ... View more info

Image for Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VI (Six), Complete in Two Parts -  Canada, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia

Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VI (Six), Complete in Two Parts - Canada, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1818

Condition: Good


Contents include: Number, area, value, tenure and size of occupied farms, live stock and machinery. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural type and tenure of dwelling. This census also provided information for small areas such as counties, municipalities, cities, towns, etc. Multi-paginations. 11.25" x 9" x 3&... View more info

Image for Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VII (Seven) -  Distribution, Retail Trade

Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VII (Seven) - Distribution, Retail Trade

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1819

Condition: Good


Contents include: Retail trade establishments by geographic areas, kinds of business and type of operations, including such data as number of establishments, sales, employment, payrolls, inventories and commodities. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural type and tenure of dwelling. This census also provided information... View more info

Image for Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VIII (Eight) -  Distribution, Wholesale Trade, Services

Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume VIII (Eight) - Distribution, Wholesale Trade, Services

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1820

Condition: Good


Contents include: Wholesale trade establishments and service establishments by geographic areas, kinds of business and type of operations including such data as number of establishments, sales, employment and payrolls, with inventories and commodities shown for the wholesale trade. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural ... View more info

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Ninth Census of Canada - 1951 - Neuvieme Recensement Du Canada: Volume X (Ten) - General Review and Summary Tables

By: Canada Dominion Bureau of Statistics - Bureau Federal De La Statistique

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1821

Condition: Good


Contents include: Review of the results of the 1951 Census relating to population, Housing and Families, Labour Force, Agriculture, Distribution and Fisheries including historical and analytical tables as well as textual material. The 1951 census, held two years after Newfoundland became part of Canada, marked Canada's first census as a nation of ten provinces and two territories. The content of the population and household questionnaire covered name, sex, age, marital status, relationship to "head" of household, and the structural type and tenure of dwelling. This census also provi... View more info