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A Vision Unfolding - A History of Bethel and District 1904-1981

By: Bethel Historical Society, Young , Saskatchewan

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Young , Saskatchewan, Bethel Historical Society: 1980

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 16703540

Condition: Fine


182 pages. Includes the histories of those people who homesteaded or resided within the Favorite and Lyndhurst areas of Morris Municipality No. 312, those within or outside the municipality who had children attending these schools, and also those who were members of Bethel Church and did not reside within the municipality. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Chapters include: A History of Bethel Scandinavian Lutheran Church/List of those buried in the Cemetery/Bethel Sunday School/Bethel Ladies Aid; History of Bethel Historical Society; Fifty Years of Favorite History 1913-1963... View more info

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Country Gentleman / Country Living Magazine, August 1953

By: Bird, John; Beresford, Rex; Yaw, W.H.; Maits, Buckley; Short, R.E.; Keilholz, F.J.; Schacht, Henry; Bennion, Noel; Gregory, Merrill; Throckmorton, R.I.; Wolf, Dean; Knox, Joe;

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Publishing: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G1004

Condition: Good


104 pages. Features: .Great colour photo ad for Chevrolet Trucks inside front cover; New Holland forage harvester ad featuring their Flo-Trac feed; Nice Buick ad; Great colour one-page ad for Lucky Strike cigarettes; Photo of Footballer Bobby Layne is featured in a Prest-o-lite battery ad; Nice color-photo one-page ad for International Harvester tractors features their Farmall Fast-Hitch; Let's eally Sell Milk; How to stay in the Beef business with Brood Cows and Feeder Cattle; Is Your Pond a Money Maker?; International Trade Makes You Prosperous; Jabez and the Devil's Seat; Careful Credit ca... View more info

A Mother's Little Instruction Book (Little Instruction Book Series , No 6)

By: Birtles, Jasmine

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Macmillan UK: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44606756

ISBN: 0752211048

Condition: Very Good


0752211048 128 pages. Provides the wipe-clean facts on the sticky and strenuous world of sons and daughters. It's grown-up, it's good value and, above all, it's for you. Because it's rough being a mother; after all, if it were easy, fathers would do it! View more info

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Shuswap Chronicles 1995 Volume 5 [Five], December [Dec.] 1995

By: Bischoff, Norma; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The North Shuswap Historical Society: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644H4526

Condition: Very Good


60 pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of archival maps and illustrations. Features: Cover portrait of Henry Frederick Bischoff circa. 1930; The Bischoffs Discover the Shuswap; My Bizarre Bush Bedmates; It Wasn't a Black Bear; Big Bang at Magna Bay; Pierre Remond - A Gentle Man; Tribute to Jim and Hattie Brown; Andus Anderson - An Early Settler; The Herrings of Squilax; The Squilax Store; Charles Riley Remembers Thomas Brown Senior; For the Love of the Land; I Remember - The Scow; Arriving at Shuswap Lake; The Wheeler Family; Frank Bagshaw; Journal of Rev. R.E. Grice-Hutchinson, Wi... View more info

19 Steps Up the Mountain - The Story of the deBolt Family *Signed By Bob and Dorothy DeBolt*

By: Blank, Joseph P.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, DeBolt Productions: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 15103878

Condition: Very Good


244 pages including black and white illustrations. "The remarkable DeBolts stand as shining examples of that spirit of compassion and generosity which has marked America for generations." - President Ronald Reagan. The amazing story of America's most famous adoptive family. In addition to their six biological children, they became parents to 13 others - Korean, Vietnamese, and American born - by adoption or legal guardianship. Many have such severe handicaps they were considered unadoptable - until the DeBolts took them into their hearts and home. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. ... View more info

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HMCS Discovery - 60 Years on Deadmans Island 1943 to 2003

By: Blatherwisk, Jim and John; Brooks, Melanie; Brown, Charlie; and Others

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, HMCS Discovery 60th Anniversary History Committee: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3545

ISBN: 096955267X

Condition: Very Good


096955267X Approx. 140 pages. Black and white illustrations and reproductions of archival photos. "This 60th Anniversary book is not just about HMCS Discovery. As we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the unit, established on Deadman's Island in Stanley Park, our focus is on the people who have worked and served on this island. Besides the members of the HMCS Discovery, there have been many others who have called Deadman's Island their home. This book includes the extended naval family and others who have used this Island in Vancouver." - Foreword. Faint cup ring on front cover. ... View more info

Rocky Mountain Wildlife

By: Blood, Donald Arthur

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Big Country Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35105996

ISBN: 0919654371

Condition: Very Good


0919654371 129 pages plus index. Former owner's bookplate inside front board. Attractive forest green boards. spine leans slightly to right. A reference work intended for readers requiring a compact, easy-to-read compendium of information on the area's ecology, its spectacular mammals and birds, their habitats, social organization, and migratory patterns. Includes many dozens of photographs, some in colour, plus hundreds of beautifully informative drawings. Part one deals with the general geography of the Rocky Mountain region and the behaviour and ecology of each major family or group o... View more info

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National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1937 - Josef Stalin / Judge Hawley S. Mott

By: Bloom, M & A.; Cunningham, L.; Kroll, H.; Lynde, F.; Colver; Ecker, M.; Knott, L.; Phayre, I.; Dingman, I.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4830

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Cover illustration of lady golfer on blue background; Nice colour ad inside front cover for Chateau Cheeses; One-page Parker Pen ad mentions their "Full television ink supply'; "Nothing for Nothing and Very Little for Sixpence" - Rev. J. Richmond Craig; Canada's food manufacturing industries; The Honourable Amy (short story); Little Mother (short story); Robbers' Code (short story); Josef Stalin (part II) - photo-illustrated article on the cobbler's son who is mightier than all the Tsars; Mending Rifts in Home Sweet Home - Judge Hawley S. Mott and the Toronto F... View more info

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The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, May 22, 1926 - World War's Effect on the Negro

By: Boeckmann, Henriette; Arms, L.L.; Collman, Charles A.; Whiting, May B.; Thompson, Huston; Boyer, Townsend; Clifford, F.J.; Smith, Wyman; Finger, Charles J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4913

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: When Old Salem Hunted Witches - men and women were put to death on the accusation of little children; The Man Who Fights Alone - "The Cop is the World's Greatest Warrior" - article with statistics of policemen killed on the job; Why I Left New York (part 1) - a middle westerner moves there but is in conflict with its alien atmosphere; Who Pays for Our Radio Programs? - noted economics author explains how national advertisers foot the bill so we can listen-in without charge; Captain Kidd - Pirate-Catcher - the rover is commissioned to capture ships flying the black ... View more info

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Picture Post Magazine - Hulton's National Weekly, February 24, 1940 - William Richardson is the Last of the Punt-Gunners

By: Boothby M.P., Robert; Fisher, John; Lloyd, A.L.; Holly, James; Hulton, Edward; Wintringham, Tom; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: U.K., Hulton Press, Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3173

Condition: Very Good


54 pages. Features: France Guards Her Coasts - great photos; Japanese Battle of the Snow - The Annual Snow Fight of the boys of Sapporo High School on Hokkaido - super photos; The Last of the Punt-Gunners - William Richardson concocts his own ammunition; Moving House - The Dowley Family of Charleston floats their home three miles down the Kanawha River; But It's All the Same Beatrice Lillie - photos of her in many costumes, with article; The Panda's Stolen My Rocking-Horse (humorous photo sequence); Diary of the War - No. 22, The Twentieth Week; The Story of New Zealand (1840-1940); No. 3 in ... View more info

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History of Hockey in B.C. (British Columbia) - From the Denman Arena to the Pacific Coliseum

By: Boyd, Denny; Douglas, Greg (Editor)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 521G4521

Condition: Good


60 pages. Many reproductions of wonderful archival black and white photos. Features include: The Patrick Family Legend; The First Game; The First Year; The First Stanley Cup; The Second Stanley Cup; The Great Denman Fire; Fred (Cyclone) Taylor; The Life and Times of Coley Hall; The Glorious Smokies; The Brat Called Pistol - Eddie Dorohoy; The Rollicking, Raggedy Vees; The Spirit of the Canucks; The Drillers of Kimberley; The Heart of Fred J. Hume; The Life and Laughs of Babe Pratt; The Palace by the Sea - Pacific Coliseum; The Anatomy of a Franchise; and more. One page CKNW 98 ad highlights... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, December 26, 1970, Vol 1 No. 17 - Cover Action of Photo of Nick Libett, Dale Tallon and Murray Hall

Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, December 26, 1970, Vol 1 No. 17 - Cover Action of Photo of Nick Libett, Dale Tallon and Murray Hall

By: Boyd, Denny; Reynolds, Ted; Cannon, Don

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154G1308

Condition: Good


68 pages. Great memento from early in the Canucks' first NHL season! Features: Cover photo of Dale Tallon and others; Photos of Canucks executives and staff; Article on Captain Orland Kurtenbach's comeback from back injury; Article on Dunc Wilson - The Fearless Goaltender; Article on Canuck owners Medicor and Thomas K. Scallen; Article on Chicago defenceman Bill White; Article on Chicago fighter Keith Magnuson with great photo of him fighting Wayne Maki; Nice article/photo on Chicago Coach Billy Reay; Nice colour ad for "Old Style" beer; Ted Reynolds' Greatest Thrill; Fantastic phot... View more info

Your Old English Sheepdog (Your dog books)

By: Boyer, Alice J.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Fairfax, Virginia, Denlingers Pub Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23600915

ISBN: 0877140480

Condition: Very Good


0877140480 160 pages. Chapters include: selecting the puppy; The Adult Old English Sheepdog; Grooming the Old English Sheepdog for Show; Grooming the Family Dog; "Bed and Board" for the Family Dog; Maintaining the Dog's Health; History of the Genus Canis; Early History of the Old English Sheepdog; The Old English Sheepdog in the United States; Pillars of the Breed; Recent American Old English Sheepdogs of Note; The Old English Sheepdog as a Working Dog; The Personality of the Old English Sheepdog; Manners for the Family Dog; Show Competition; Genetics; Breeding and Whelping. Profusel... View more info

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Lives of the Bigamists: Marriage, Family, and Community in Colonial Mexico

By: Boyer, Richard E.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 743G1450

ISBN: 0826315712

Condition: Very Good


0826315712 340 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Light wear. Tight and square. Moderate quantity of light pencil underlining and marginalia to contents. A quality copy. View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, September 1938

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0928

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Super cover photo of a Seversky Pursuit in flight; Nice Ethyl Corporation full-page ad recalls Robert Lathan soaring over Baltimore, Maryland in 1910; Great photo ad for BG spark plugs; Guest editorial by M.E. Ashton about Canada's bush airline operators "Looking for Fair Treatment"; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features a scene in Delhi, India; The Ottawa Airport Opening - photos with article; Lockheed one-page ad; The 1938 John Webster Competitions - article with many photos; Nice one-page photo ad for the De Havilland Albatross; The National Air R... View more info

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The Columbus Conspiracy

By: Bradley, Michael

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Dundurn Pr Ltd: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 238C5067

ISBN: 088882131X

Condition: Fair


088882131X 253 pages. Selected bibliography. "Poses some intriguing questions and provides some startling answers. Was Columbus really a merchant sailor from Genoa, the son of humble wool-carders? Or was he, as the author suggests, possibly a French pirate, or a Mallorcan navigator, or even the scion of some royal or noble family?... Offers a convincing explanation of Columbus's real mission - one of the most romantic and evocative in history." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Library markings upon half-title page. Not pretty but a worthy reference copy. View more info

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Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, February 19, 1949 - Death in the Classroom / Billie Burke / Mary Rizzoto

By: Bradshaw, George; Shulman, Max; Kaufman, Bel; Hatch, Eric; Caspary, Vera; Anderson, Warren; Porter, Amy; Burke, Billie; Shipp, Cameron; MacBain, Alastair; Ford, Corey; Sameth, Sigmund; Berenstain, Stanley & Janice; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1525

Condition: Good


90 pages. Fiction: The Balance of Nature; His Brother-In-Law's Keeper; Episode; Hold fast, My Love; Marriage '48 (part 3 of 5); Man-Eater from Snohomish. Articles: Death in the Classroom - schools are dangerous places (part 1 of 2); Billie Burke - Her Story (part 2 of 3); A Hunter's Map of the U.S.A. - Sportsman's Paradise; Godmother to Little Yanks - Mary Rizzoto and her World Children's Foundation; Hawkshaws in Skirts; The Campaign Trains Roll Again; Bedlam on Sunday; Smithson's House of Wonders - The Smithsonian Institution; Try Building Your Own Dream House - The Spelman family of Babylo... View more info

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Canadian Collector Magazine, January/February 1985, Volume 20, No. 1

By: Bradshaw, Marian Hahn

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763A9246

Condition: Good


78 pages. Features: The Joseph Shephard House - a rural gem in Metro Toronto; Conservation Laws - fact or fiction?; Parks Canada Centennial; The Wheat Pattern; Pictures of home and family life - Parks Canada's research collection; Military Portraiture; Wildfowl Sculptor - Regina's William Hazzard; Necessitous Strangers - the Huguenots and their influence on English silver; Article on the mementos that filled the ornate parlours of the late Victorian era; Tapestries and needlework in the home; The True Spirit of Reform - Flasks. Moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

The Family Creative Workshop, Cosmetics to Egg Decoration

By: Bragdon, Allen Davenport (editor)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Plenary Publications International, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42803651

ISBN: 0884590046

Condition: Very Good


0884590046 From an excellent series of craft books. Illustrations throughout. This volume covers: Cosmetics, Costumes, Crewelwork, Crochet, Cryptography, Decoupage, Dioramas, Dollhouses and Furniture, Dolls and Doll Clothes, Dried Flowers, Dulcimers, Egg Decorating. Clean, bright and unmarked but for prior owner's name. Very light wear. Attractive glossy copy. View more info

Catherine Booth: the story of her loves

By: Bramwell-Booth, Catherine

Price: $49.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hodder and Stoughton: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 46206987

ISBN: 0340106018

Condition: Very Good


0340106018 477 pages including index and several black and white plates, including frontis of subject. The definitive life of the Mother of the Salvation Army, written by her grand-daughter. Based upon much hitherto unpublished material including Booth family letters and papers. The ruling motive in her life was always love for God, for her fellow men and for her own closely united family. The love story of William and Catherine is as enchanting as any in recorded history, and their life-long devotion to one another played no small part in the success of the great achievement of their live... View more info