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Image for Frontier Times Magazine, July 1977

Frontier Times Magazine, July 1977

By: Wagner, Pat: Editor

Price: $89.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Western Publications Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842C5972

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: J. Marvin Hunter; The Deming I Knew - Deming, New Mexico; A Little Gold of Your Own; Will C. Barnes and the Apaches - Will Croft Barnes; A Man to Match the Mountains - John Tostensen, John Thompson (Thomson); The Last of Laffite's Pirates - Charles Cronea; Zeb Wise of the YZ Ranch; Mystery Machinist of Deep Creek Canyon - Harry Williams; Galena's Glory Era - Galena, SD; The West's First Great Train Robbery; Rimbol Young Man of Pride; Old Toby Last of the Lead Mine Mules - Kenneth O. Tucker, Tongaha Mining Company; Gold Rush Theatre's Unlucky Lady - Mrs. J. Hudson Kirby, Sar... View more info

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Elementary Geology Applied to Prospecting

By: Walker, John F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Department of Mines, Province of British Columbia: 1970

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 711G1131

Condition: Good


186 pages. Intended to serve as an introduction to the more comprehensive texts, particularly to those who are interested in the geology of the province of British Columbia. Includes black and white illustrations and large fold-out table for the identification of minerals. A practical work. Unmarked. Moderatae wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Winter 1976, Volume 6, Number 5, Collector's #25: Jack Fannin

Canada West Magazine, Winter 1976, Volume 6, Number 5, Collector's #25: Jack Fannin

By: Walker, Tracy; Whalen, Dwight; Barlee, N.L.; Turnbull, Elsie G.; Paterson, T.W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3147

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: The Ship That Turned Over In Her Grave - the 'Gulf Stream', owned by Gulf Lines, Ltd., served the Vancouver to Powell River run; Jack Fannin - this pioneer extraordinaire was the first curator and virtually creator of the British Columbia Provincial Museum; Forgotten Towns of the West Kootenay - many have been lost to flood and fire; 1689 - Year of the Massacre - Missionaries killed by the Iroquois; Klondike Journey - Part 2 of 3 on Klondike of the 1890s and the travels of Robert beresford Allison; The Gold-Plated Nickels ... View more info

Robin Hood Wins Again

By: Walt Disney Productions

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25105400

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's name in ink on front endpaper. Spine leans slightly to the right. Minor bumping and edge wear. Robin Hood gets the King's gold... again! View more info

Image for The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 4, Fall 1974

The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 4, Fall 1974

By: Watson, George A.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, B.C., Westward Collector Publishing Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 843H2554

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Letters; Chinese Artifacts, by Flo & Al Clemens; 3rd Annual Vancouver Island Bottle Show & Sale - photo-illustrated article; Nanaimo Dig Club; Sealed Bottles, by Dick & Barbara Hoyle; Insulators, by Larry & Wendy Lundgren; Relics, by Jim Heidt; Auto Collectibles, by Allan Gadsen; Old Guns, by Mike Hill; Vancouver Notes, by D. Harrison; Gold Seal Liquor Co., Vancouver, B.C.; International Wine Co., by G. Northcote; Collecting Old Locks; Documents & Other Paper Collectibles; More Jugs; Living Free - Patricia Armitage writes about Dieter and Tina Bonkowski of Yellow Point - w... View more info

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Round Mystery Mountain

By: Watson, Sir Norman and Edward J. King

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Edward Arnold: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 746H3338

ISBN: B0026QLQV8

Condition: Fair


B0026QLQV8 xii, 246 pages. Index. Colour frontispiece illustration. Thirty-four black and white photographic plates. Maps of southwestern B.C., the district between Homathko Valley and the Waddington Group, and the district between the Waddington Group and Knight Inlet. Frequent illuminating, caustic, and politically incorrect marginal notes by prior owner whose name, D.M. Sinclair is stamped inside boards, on title page and once to contents. We believe Mr. Sinclair was a resident of Duncan, B.C. who managed a bank in Zeballos on Vancouver Island in the early 1940s during the local gold ... View more info

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Pez

By: Wells, Jennifer

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Macfarlane Walter & Ross: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 322G3429

ISBN: 092191220X

Condition: Very Good


092191220X 277 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "Pezim's controversial business practices and flair for publicity have made him a larger-than-life figure whose essence remains hidden behind his persona. This book explores his roots - his Toronto childhood as the son of Romanian Jewish immigrants; his wartime experiences and real estate deals in Jamaica; his apprenticeship on Bay Street in the 1950s and the fas-and-loose days of Earl Glick, Lou Chesler, and Viola MacMillan; his emergence as a major force in Vancouver in the 1960s; his alliances and battles with the lik... View more info

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Money and banking, illustrated by American history

By: White, Horace

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Ginn and Company: 1913

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 429H3742

ISBN: B000858LEO

Condition: Good


B000858LEO xiv, 491, 6 [ads] pages. First published in 1895, this edition "revised and continued to the year 1911", per title page. Tissue-protected frontispiece illustrates gold coins in circulation 1830-1860. A most fascinating vintage view of America's monetary history with twenty-one chapters including: Money a Commodity; Coinage; Legal Tender; Gold as a Metal; The Gold Standard; Colonial Bills of Credit; Revolutionary Bills of Credit; The Greenbacks; Confederate Currency; Silver Dollars and the Panic of 1893; Functions of a Bank; The Clearing-House System; Colonial Banking; Ear... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, May 3, 1964 -  Portrait of Nkrumah as Dictator

The New York Times Magazine, May 3, 1964 - Portrait of Nkrumah as Dictator

By: Wicker, Tom; Cleveland, Harlan; Garrison, Lloyd; Commager, Henry S.; Carter, Hugh; Briggs, Ellis O.; Ball, Bernard B.; Rosenthal, A.M.; Apple, R.W. Jr.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4101

Condition: Good


120 pages. Features: Cover photo of fires raging in Cyprus; Nice color-photo Fortrel ad features auto racer Dan Gurney; The Men LBJ has added to his team - article with photos of LBJ, Bill Moyers, George Reedy, Horace Busby, Jack Valenti and Walter Jenkins; Two pages of photos of LBJ with the public; Must We Be the World's Policeman? - an argument that our responsibilities should be discharged through the U.N.; Portrait of Nkrumah as Dictator - photo-illustrated article on the man who led Ghana to freedom seven years ago, but has now declared that dissent is a crime against the state; The Am... View more info

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Old Yukon: Tales - Trails - and Trials

By: Wickersham, Hon. James

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Washington Law Book Co.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116A8961

Condition: Fair


514 pages. Archival black and white illustrations. An exciting look back at the early days of Alaska. The thirty chapters include such topics as Vigilante Days of '98 at Dyea and Skagway, Dawson and the Klondike Mines, American Occupancy of the Yukon Basin, Rafting Down the Kantishna River, Animla Migration from Asia to Alaska, The Judge Tried by a Miner's Meeting, and many more. Author served as U.S. District Judge in Alaska 1900-1908, Alaska Congressman for 14 years, and as Editor for seven volumes of "Alaska Law Reports". Prior owner names atop front free endpaper and title pa... View more info

Golden West: True Stories of the Old West - September, 1968, Vol. 4, No. 6

By: Willard, Bill: Editor

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Freeport, NY, Maverick Publications, Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83209920

Condition: Good


74 pages. Features: Hell is Forty Below; Trail to Cherokee West; Pioneer Gold Mining - A Personal Account; Trouble at the Illegal Stockade; The Day They found the Gold; An Old Texas Cowboy Regrets; Dr. Jennison of Kansas - Hero or Killer?; Simon Gun-an-Noot - Kispiox Phantom; The Case of the Two Imperious Men; Ginseng - an Exotic Import. Moderate wear. View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, May 1938 - Salvage at Scapa Flow / Oil in Our Empire's Defence

National Home Monthly Magazine, May 1938 - Salvage at Scapa Flow / Oil in Our Empire's Defence

By: Williams, B.; Kroll, H.; Seifert, S.; Roe, V.; Atlee, B.; Fitz-Gerald, W.; Mosley, L.; Byrne, F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4823

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Nice cover illustration of kids roller skating by Russell Sambrook; News bits include - The Basic Need is Goodwill, Life Goes On, The Right of Free (Speech) Utterance, Arguing That Gets Nowhere, The Taks of Re-Confederation, Austria and Tariffs, A Poet's Obituary - Gabriele d'Annunzio; Very nice one-page Canadian Pacific photo-ad for their St. Lawrence Seaway service; Black Gold in Our Empire's Defence - fascinating photo-illustrated article on the world's oil industry; The Shot at Dusk (short story); The Fatted Calf (short story); Love is a Winged Thing (short story); Sal... View more info

Treasure Found! Magazine - Vol. 5 No. 2 Summer 1979

By: Williams, Jim: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Jess Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34803089

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features include: Uncovering "Tiger Whiskey" bottle cache; Fabulous gold mine found; Beginners luck no myth; Reservoirs yield fantastic artifacts; Where the coins are; Swamp finds; Ruins give up valuable finds; George Getty - Cache Hunter. Average wear. View more info

Image for International Artist Magazine - The Magazine for Artists By Artists From Around the World, June / July 2010, #73 - Adding Gold and Silver Leaf to Your Oils

International Artist Magazine - The Magazine for Artists By Artists From Around the World, June / July 2010, #73 - Adding Gold and Silver Leaf to Your Oils

By: Williams, Robert Dale; et al

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, International Artist Publishing Inc.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1957

Condition: Good


144 pages. Features:Robert Lovett travels to Oman - a paradise for artists; Accentuate texture with scumbling and glazing; Flagging the head gets attention; Adding gold and silver leaf to your oils; and much more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Art & (and) Antiques Weekly, May 29, 1971: Musical Boxes / 19th Century Toys

By: Williams, Sheldon; Du Cann, C.G.L.; Savage, Gordon; Bamford, Joan; Moss, David

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Independent Magazines Ltd.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2561

Condition: Good


38 pages. Features: Theft reports; World wakes to the value of prints; Reputations crash as the bold Gerald sums up the sixties; Gordon Savage writes of automata he has handled over the years; The trend toward large and solid furniture; The age of gold for children - and their 19th century toys; 2200 GBP bid for continental commode at Welsh sale; 'Song of Songs' selss for 900 GBP; Fifty years of ephemera brings solid cash surprises - sale of the Ernest J. Tyrell collection; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. (Laid-in is article on toys of antiquity, also by David M... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 54: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 28th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9889

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of General Sir Archibald Hunter, G.C.B., D.S.O.. German Life in the first year of the war. The work of the Red Cross. Photos and Illustrations: 5 photo one-page montage of 'how officer-prisoners fared at Friedberg; 4 photos of everyday life of British POWs in Germany; One-page portrait of General Sir Ian Hamilton, commanding the Expeditionary Forces in the Dardanelles; Centerfold presents two photos of French engineers convoying war horses across a French river; Germans hand over their valuable gold, etc.; collection of domestic copper; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. So... View more info

Image for The Mind of Napoleon - a Study of Napoleon, Mr. Roosevelt, and the Money Power

The Mind of Napoleon - a Study of Napoleon, Mr. Roosevelt, and the Money Power

By: Wilson, R. McNair

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112A2038

Condition: Good


246 pages. Index. "It is my object in this book to display... the battle between the President of the United States and the Masters of Money, so that my reader may be able to watch the struggle for himself, and, as I hope, take part in the struggle as a good citizen." - from Preface. Bright gilt lettering on backstrip. Blue boards. Prior owner's name upon front free endpaper. Bit of writing inside front board else unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Antiques, Vol. LXV, No. 1, January 1954

Antiques, Vol. LXV, No. 1, January 1954

By: Winchester, Alice

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Straight Enterprises, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0924

ISBN: B001NMWY62

Condition: Good


B001NMWY62 88 pages. Features: Original drawing for California State Seal; Silver Tankard by Paul Revere; Antiques in California - The Gold Rush and After; Living with Antiques; American Silver, 1690-1810, in California collections; American furniture in California; Pictorial Californiana; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Goldfields of northwestern Ontario: A history of the Patricia Transportation Company

Goldfields of northwestern Ontario: A history of the Patricia Transportation Company

By: Wish, Jack

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, James Richardson & Sons]: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 415H2953

ISBN: 0968120709

Condition: Very Good


0968120709 204 pages. Bibliography. Index. Oblong 9.25" x 11". "Provides an excellent history of the pioneer spirit that enabled Canada to unlock the resources of its vast and rich Pre-Cambrian Shield." - Foreword. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A nice copy. View more info

Westerner - Volume 2, Number 2, March-April, 1970

By: Wolenik, Robert

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Encino, CA, Behn-Miller Publishers, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83209911

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: The West As it Was; Kid Thompson's Silver Pesos; Outlaw!; Gold!; On the Trail of Geronimo; Donald "Putt" Puttman - Western Artist; The Xit Ranch; Call of the Dutchman; Blood Brother to the Apache; Five Cards and Six Shooter; Slaughter of the Mustangs; Monster of the Plains; Six Who Risked Death. Very small scribble on back cover. View more info