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"Jenny Lind" - A Collection of Childhood Activities and Adventures in Her Birthplace

By: Brancato (Sanborn), Bernice Grace

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Self-Published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 322G3491

Condition: Very Good


129 pages. Glossary. Index. Signed and inscribed by author upon title page. Author's annotated business card laid-in. Abundantly illustrated in color and black and white. Takes readers back to her childhood - describes adventures, trials and tribulations and pleasurable experiences too, of being born in a large family which grew up on Mother Lode country. - from dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

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How to Rehabilitate Abandoned Buildings

By: Brann, Donald R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Directions Simplified Inc.: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 642A8544

Condition: Fair


258 pages. "...Transform an abandoned store, single or multi-family unit, garage or warehouse into rentable and salable housing." - from front cover. Above-average wear externally but contents clean and unmarked. Decent working copy. Very practical information. View more info

Slam Dunk 2: Winning Players Talk About Basketball, Family, and Faith

By: Branon, Dave

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Moody Pub: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45602270

ISBN: 0802479294

Condition: Fine


0802479294 210 pages. Goes on and off the court to reveal the thrilling career highlights and spiritual journeys of NBA superstars like David Robinson, Hersey Hawkins, and Charlie Ward. Full of spiritual encouragement for basketball fans who are eager to learn more about the joys and struggles of serving the Lord under the bright lights. Clean, bright and unmarked. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Memory Lane, a Local History of Bredenbury and Districts, 1978

By: Bredenbury Senior Citizens, Bredenbury, Saskatchewan

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Bredenbury, Saskatchewan, Bredenbury Senior Citizens: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AC8945

ISBN: 0889250286

Condition: Very Good


0889250286 164 pages. Abundantly illustrated with black and white images reproduced from archival photos. Devotes chapters to family histories from the following communities: Bredenbury, Cut Arm, Perley, Glyndwr, Kensington Lake, Kinbrae, and Clumber. Gift greetings to upper corner inside front board, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. An excellent copy. Arora 3194. View more info

Image for Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, December (Dec.) 1952 - They're Wrecking Soil Conservation

Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, December (Dec.) 1952 - They're Wrecking Soil Conservation

By: Brick, John; Bennett, Hugh H.; Et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2246

Condition: Good


108 pages. Features: They're Wrecking Soil Conservation; Farrowing Ideas You Can Use; Springboard to Farm Ownership; New Insecticide Stops Rootworm; Golden Bough of Christmas; Carry Your Pasture to the Cows; Your Land Can Give More; Save $1 per Hog with Less Protein; Wonder Sorghums with Drug System; Step Saving in a Stanchion Barn. Ads include: Allis-Chalmers Roto-Baler - color photo (ahead of its time?) 1952 Buick; Texaco ad features Charles C. Hoover of Medford, OR, Walter Sylvester of Battle Creek, MI, and Bill Stephens of Sheldon, TX (tiny clipping from this ad); Champion spark plug ad ... View more info

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Never in Anger: Portrait of an Eskimo Family

By: Briggs, Jean L.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 732H4618

ISBN: 0674608259

Condition: Fair


0674608259 xxi, [3], 379 pages. References. Glossary. Black and white reproductions of photos. Family tree diagrams. "In the summer of 1963 I went to the Canadian Northwest Territories to make a seventeen-month anthropological field study of the small group of Eskimos who live at the mouth of the Back River, northwest of Hudson Bay. These twenty to thirty-five Eskimos, who call themselves Utkuhikhalingmiut, are the sole inhabitants of an area 35,000 or more miles square." - dust jacket. Heavily-worn former library copy with usual markings. Binding intact. Not pretty but a wort... View more info

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Liberty - Canada's Young Family Magazine, March (Mar.) 1959 - Marilyn Monroe Cover

By: Brooks, Walter; Garner, Hugh; Dempsey, David; Duffy, Jack; McCoy, Doris; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727H2408

Condition: Fair


68 pages. Features: Marilyn Monroe cover photo; Don't Turn Your Son into a Housewife; How Manitoba Civilized its Barbaric Liquor Laws; How the Wives of Geniuses Suffer; Jack Duffy writes of "Me and My Shadow, Frank Sinatra"; Fascinating article on Czech and Balkan Canadians - "Over 250,000 have come here, fleeing Nazis & Reds - they feud over their Slavic republics, are volatile, hospitable and craftsmen" - with many interesting photos; My life as the wife of a Halifax sailor; Boyne Johnston and his $260,000 spree on pilfered bank money; How Referees Handle Hockey's Wildest Bl... View more info

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Heritage Collection of Remus (Family Recipes - Cook Book (Cookbook)

By: Brose, Esther; Harvey, Dorothy; Remus, Doreen; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Remus Family: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 747G3638

Condition: Fair


144 pages. Compiled for the Remus Reunion, August 6th, 1972. Above-average wear, soiling and markings. A much-used copy of this Remus familiy recipe compilation. View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine, March 17, 1973 - The Plot to Put Women in Big Business / Denis Potvin Feature

The Canadian Magazine, March 17, 1973 - The Plot to Put Women in Big Business / Denis Potvin Feature

By: Brown, Dick; Young, Sybil; Sagi, Douglas; Hughes, Barry Conn; Steward, Hartley; Benoit, Jehane

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0664

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Make Way For the Charming, Emotional Company President - A Heroine With A Business Degree; Nice full-page colour photo ad for Dr. Ballard's cat food features Lion with kittens; Hit Man - Feature article on junior hockey star Denis Potvin; Colour fashion photos; Sculptress Helen Granger Young; Crazy Auto - article and colour photos of such features as foxtails, bullet holes and other delightful non-essentials to fluff up your heap; Doug Wright's Family; Moe Koffman feature article; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949 - Women's Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario

The National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949 - Women's Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario

By: Brown, Joy; Garner, Hugh; Gray, James; Brott, S.; callaghan, Morley; Cross, A.; Milne, A.A.; Castle, E.; Woodward, G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0023

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Nice ballerina cover art by R. York Wilson; Colour ad for the Parker "51" pen inside front cover; One-page colour recruiting ad for the Canadian Army entitled V.I.P. shows young man in uniform walking on sidewalk; Nice one-page colour ad for the 1949 Monarch car shows a red two-door; Photos of the Sandler's Wells Ballet; One-page colour Waterman's Pen ad presents the Crusader, Stalwart and Dauntless; Excellent photo-illustrated article on the Women's Penitentiary in Kingston; The River (short story); Toronto the Terrible - photo-illustrated article by Hugh Garner; ... View more info

Raising Their Voices: The Politics of Girls' Anger

By: Brown, Lyn Mikel

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., Harvard University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86603677

ISBN: 0674838718

Condition: Very Good


0674838718 259 pages including index. Allows us to hear how girls adopt some expectations about gender but strenuously resist others, how they use traditional feminine means to maintain their independence, and how they recognize and resist pressures to ignore their own needs and wishes. Usual library markings. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Being Brown

By: BROWN, Rosemary

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Canada, Random House: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 446C7705

ISBN: 0394220501

Condition: Very Good


0394220501 248 pages. Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. "Rosemary writes about the people and events she has known and witnessed - from her childhood in Jamaica and the family life that helped to shape her early views of life, to her rise within Canada's social fabric, as a politician and a concerned citizen... Filled with provocative statements about racism in Canada, the rights of women, education, the political process, abortion and a host of other issues at the heart of Canada's development as a free and democratic country." - from dust jacket. Clean and u... View more info

Some Become Flowers: Living with Dying at Home

By: Brown, Sharon

Price: $49.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Harbour: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86502759

ISBN: 1550170872

Condition: Fine


1550170872 214 pages. "As I grow old, and see how immeasurably sad life is, I depend on the kind of spirituality achieve when they locate their best self. What Sharon Brown has written is beautiful." - June Callwood. A direct and fearless account of how the author and her husband moved author's dying mother into their home to live her final weeks. Clean, bright and unmarked with faintest wear. Trace of cigarette smoke. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Canadian Magazine, September 9, 1978 -

By: Bruce, Harry; Nowell, Iris; Wylie, Betty Jane; Bodolai, Joe; Katz, Sidney; Sandor-Lofft, Suzanne; Mitchell, Harris; Lake, Rhody; Wilimovsky, Claudia

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2010

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Celebrities and Utter Banality; Pet Dogs can be a pain in the Id; Colour photo fashion ad for Woolco; Great colour-photo full-page ad for Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) featuring Colonel Sanders; A Tasteful Day in Napa Valley; Brief interviews with celebrities turning 30 years old; Munchausen's Syndrome; Great colour photos of Bobby Hull modelling leather coats in Victoria Leather ad; Saffron Recipes; Doug Wright's Family; Photo feature of Architect John Schreiber's home; New products; Crockery Mosaics; John and Linda Tolhurst and their remodelled basement; Easy ways to clea... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September [Sept.] 20, 1941 - Titanic Struggle on the Russian Front

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3389

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Cover photo from deck of battleship "North Carolina" with guns firing; Two pages of photos from the Russian front include an armoured Russian train about to be blown up, a Soviet armoured car ablaze, German troops occupying the city of Dniepropetrovsk, a crippled panzer unit, terrified horses as shells explode nearby, large Soviet motorized gun, and bridge blown up by the Soviets on their retreat from Narva; photo of De Gaulle inspecting Free French troops in Surrey; Photo of Averill Harriman with Lord Beaverbrook, Mr. Eden and M. Maisky; Photo of rail crash wrecka... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September [Sept.] 20, 1941 -  Titanic Struggle on the Russian Front

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September [Sept.] 20, 1941 - Titanic Struggle on the Russian Front

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3388

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Cover photo from deck of battleship "North Carolina" with guns firing; Two pages of photos from the Russian front include an armoured Russian train about to be blown up, a Soviet armoured car ablaze, German troops occupying the city of Dniepropetrovsk, a crippled panzer unit, terrified horses as shells explode nearby, large Soviet motorized gun, and bridge blown up by the Soviets on their retreat from Narva; photo of De Gaulle inspecting Free French troops in Surrey; Photo of Averill Harriman with Lord Beaverbrook, Mr. Eden and M. Maisky; Photo of rail crash wrecka... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, March [Mar.] 22, 1941 -  Keren, Core of Weakening Italian Resistance in Eritrea

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, March [Mar.] 22, 1941 - Keren, Core of Weakening Italian Resistance in Eritrea

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3383

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of Wellington bomber of a Czech squadron setting out on a night raid over Germany; Photo of Admiral Sir Percy Lockwood Harmer Noble; One-page photo of group of R.A.F. cadets parading in flying kit for the first time; Two pages of photos of training of cadets training as R.A.F. pilots and observers; Six photos of Keren, the key to Eritrea, where Italians are strongly resisting; Attractive colour illustration of British aircraft painted in camouflage; Page of colour illustrations of German military aircraft painted in their sombre camouflage colours; Photos of de... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 19, 1945: VE-Day Celebrations!

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2705

Condition: Good


Pages 521-548. Features: Great cover photo of Churchill celebrating with the masses in Whitehall; Photo of Churchill celebrating with Royal Family at Buckingham Palace; Five photos of celabratory night lights on London; Photos of vast crowds outside Buckingham Palace; Two pages of photos of the King and Queen with celebrating crowds, visiting bombed sites, at Thanksgiving services and among their subjects in South London; Photos of the Royals taking carriage to St. Paul's; Page of photos of the Royal Family and other distinguished personages at the national thanksgiving in St. Paul's Cathedra... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 9, 1944 - Burma Battlefields / The V-2 Rocket Drive System

The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 9, 1944 - Burma Battlefields / The V-2 Rocket Drive System

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2701

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-672. Features : Cover portrait of Churchill upon his 70th birthday; Great one-page photo of Princess Elizabeth launching a battleship (location and ship name not provided, presumably for wartime reasons); Two pages of statistics of Britain's war effort; One-page Karsh photo-portrait of Edward Stettinius, U.S. Secretary of State; Two-page illustration of how L/Sergeant John Daniel Baskeyfield won his Victora Cross (V.C.) during the battle of Arnhem; Six photos show the opening of the port of Antwerp - a great supply port for the Western Front; Photos of incidents on the Western Front... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct.) 31, 1942 - Montgomery in Africa / Stalingrad

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2689

Condition: Fair


Pages 477-504 plus advertorial covers. Features: Cover photo of Mosquito light bomber in flight; Two battle photos from Egypt; Eleven photos illustrating General Montgomery's powerful offensive to drive Rommel from Africa; Photos of personalities of the week include some members of bomber crews who bombed Milan in daylight recently, General Alexander, Polish dog mascot "Sandy" (KIA), F./O. L. Mancer, V.C., King Christian of Denmark, Vice-Admiral W. Halsey, Mitchell Hepburn of Ontario, M.C. Simopoulos, P.E.G. Sayer, Mrs. Bancroft Clark and family in London, Mrs. Bingham - president of ... View more info