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The People of Pern

By: Anne McCaffrey

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Norfolk, Virginia, The Donning Company/Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63508444

ISBN: 0898656354

Condition: Fine


0898656354 151 pages. Artist Robin Wood met Anne McCaffrey at the first totally Pern-oriented convention in the U.S. in 1984. However, prior to that, Robin had designed and executed portraits of Pern characters for the Mayfair Games board game, Dragonriders of Pern. In the ensuing conversation about what the characters from the Pern books really looked like, this book was conceived. Four years of work followed, with Robin and Anne comparing notes at conventions, discussing details of Pern and its people, passing letters and sketches across the Atlantic and arriving at mutually satisfactory... View more info

Image for Interdependence - Quarterly Journal of the League of Nations Society in Canada, Vol. 12, Nos. 2-3, 1935 - Report of the Thirteenth (13th) Annual Meeting

Interdependence - Quarterly Journal of the League of Nations Society in Canada, Vol. 12, Nos. 2-3, 1935 - Report of the Thirteenth (13th) Annual Meeting

By: Borden, Sir Robert L.; Lathe, F.E.; Curtis, George; MacKenzie, Norman; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The League of Nations Society in Canada: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658H1608

Condition: Fair


155 pages. Graphs. Tables. Report of the Thirteenth Annual Meeting held in Ottawa on May 31st and June 1st, 1935. Dozens of contributors. Contents include: The Situation in the Pacific; The Control of Minerals Needed for War as an International Sanction; The Development of an International Police Force; The Internationalization of Civil Air Transport; Compliance by Canada with International Labour Organization Conventions; The Constition of Canada and Participation in International Organization; and more. Above-average wear. Small address label atop front cover. Binding intact. Unmar... View more info

Image for Salute Magazine, September (Sept.) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 9 -  Abortion Racket Menace / Can We Win an Atomic War? / Mel Torme

Salute Magazine, September (Sept.) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 9 - Abortion Racket Menace / Can We Win an Atomic War? / Mel Torme

By: Helfer, H.; Engel, L.; Flahertyy, P.; Tillery, R.; Vandivert, S.; Brennan, R.; Levitt, S.; Werner, Max; Gilpin, D.; Selwyn, A.; Dugan, J.; Jacobs, B.; Cartwright, C.; Lonergan, R.; Cherney, L.; Flannery, T.; Orr, J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Vet Publishers, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3965

Condition: Very Good


50 pages. Cover photo of Alice Wallace. Fiction: Fishbowl. Articles: Menace of the Abortion Racket - article with photo of Chicago Dr. Nathaniel Schaffner who was charged after the death of his patient, Mrs. Emma Laisure; The Velvet Fog - Photo-illustrated article on crooner Mel Torme; A Veteran Buys a Farm - Great photo-illustrated article on George Stieber, who gave up the controls of a B-29 for a Pennsylvania dairy farm; The Misunderstood Coroner - A.L. Brodie of Chicago; Broadway's Conscience - writer Jimmie Cannon; Can We Win an Atomic War?; Legion Conventions - Times Square revs up fo... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, August (Aug.) 23, 1964 - "White Backlash" / 'Coco' Chanel / Speaking Frankly on Homosexuality

The New York Times Magazine, August (Aug.) 23, 1964 - "White Backlash" / 'Coco' Chanel / Speaking Frankly on Homosexuality

By: Knebel, Fletcher; Sacks, Seymour; Campbell, Alan K.; Collins, Larry; Lapierre, D.; Hilsman, R.; Miller, W.L.; Feifer, G.; Hutchison, B.; Barry, J.; Leedham, C.; Streit, P.; Kohn, S.; Griffin, J.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3996

Condition: Very Good


112 pages. Features: Cover photo of LBJ (Lyndon Johnson) in adoring crowd; Lovely color fashion ads; Bankers Trust features Ian Mackay; What Good Can Be Said of Political Conventions?; Barry Goldwater Seeks a New Coalition; The Day Paris Was Liberated - Twenty Years Ago - article with photos; Plea for 'Realism' in Southeast Asia after the Gulf of Tonkin incident; Analysis of the 'White Backlash' - New Haven's reaction to the demands of Negroes for full citizenship takes some unexpected forms; Moscow Debates Its Manners; Two Peoples Under One Flag - a restive Quebec fires up old Anglo-French r... View more info

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Hrolf Gautreksson, a Viking Romance (UNESCO COLLECTION OF REPRESENTATIVE WORKS. ICELANDIC SERIES) (English and Icelandic Edition)

By: Palsson, Hermann; Edwards, Paul

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 564H0296

ISBN: 0802018149

Condition: Very Good


0802018149 149 pages. "Appearing here for the first time in an English translation, this is a fourteenth-century Icelandic 'novel' in which features of the sagas of earlier centuries are seen in the process of blending with the conventions and characteristics of the European romance." - from dust jacket. Light external wear to book. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Average wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, July 5, 1952 - Reno / Gov. Alfred Driscoll

The Saturday Evening Post, July 5, 1952 - Reno / Gov. Alfred Driscoll

By: Stern, Richard; Klingsberg, Harry; Hycz, Vera; Gallico, Paul; La Cossitt, Henry ; Perry, George Sessions; Frank, Stanley; Morrow, Hugh; Martin, John Bartlow; Morris, Joe Alex; Kelland, C.; Albrand, M.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2390

Condition: Good


104 pages. Fiction: Not Fit To Live With; The Case For the State; Recalled to Duty; The Secret Ingredient; Tombstone (part 1 of 8); The Hunted Woman (pare 3 of 6). Articles: God Sent Them to the Slums - dedicated young ministers in narcotic-ridden East Harlem; The Cities of America - Reno - article with great color photos; The National League Comes Back - after the American League has won the last 5 World Series championships; Watch Your Step at Conventions! - you may be observed by the television cameras!; The Morey Case - Why Did They Kill? - part 4 of 4 - young murderers of a nurse in An... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, June 19, 1960

By: Szulc, Tad; Mitchell, James P.; Broder, David S.; Trumbull, Robert; Huxley, Elspeth; Sampson, Anthony

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1664

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Shadowy Power Behind Fidel Castro - article with photo of Castro and Che Guevara; Myths About the Worker Past age 40 - an expert looks at their capabilities; Despite it all, the Parties Convene - the national political conventions; Student Shows Elder the Korean Path - the overthrow of Syngman Rhee and present efforts to remake South Korea represent an illuminating case of the young teaching the old - article with seven photos; ; The Safari Business is Booming - in East Africa, demand runs ahead of supply for white hunters, bearers, animals, shooting space, time - everythi... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, July 10, 1960 - Political Convention Cover Photo

The New York Times Magazine, July 10, 1960 - Political Convention Cover Photo

By: Various Contributors

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, New York Times: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0438

Condition: Good


62 pages. Features: Inside View of the Big Political Powwow - an analysis by a delegate - of the performers and the ritual; "The Men Who" - A look back at dramatic highlights of the twelve most recent conventions of the major parties over twenty years; 'Co-Existence'? and 'Peaceful'? - Russia's challenge in international trade; The Student - a Key Man in Asia - upon him rests the future of the emerging nations; Tangled Problem of the Gang Girl - she is a major factor in triggering many tean-gang outbreaks; The Men Around "Fat Man" - Samuel K. Allison, et al; His Law Transforms... View more info

Fount of Blessings

By: Winsett, R.E.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Dayton, TN, USA, R.E. Winsett: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45408177

Condition: Fair


"A book of our finest requested songs. For Camp meetings, conventions, revivals and all Christian endeavor. Words and music to 197 songs. Well-worn with some soiling but remains intact and usable. Photos of 5 Winsett family members upon title page. View more info