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The Romance of the Cariboo Proper

By: Doody, James

Price: $149.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 323A1577

Condition: Good


331 pages. Topics include: They Who Mine the Ground; Richfield Miner; Lee Cheung; Cass Kilkot, Consulting Miner; Incident at the Dollar a Day Cabin; Long Bar; The Love Story of the Blue Danube and Yosephine; Rafe Oswik's Mine Shaft; The Lost Blue Grouse Gold Mine; The Bear Claim Cabin; Usual library markings. Modest wear. Tight and square. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Northwest Digest [Magazine], December [Dec.] 1958 - The Cariboo Gold Rush With Many Previously Unpublished Photos

The Northwest Digest [Magazine], December [Dec.] 1958 - The Cariboo Gold Rush With Many Previously Unpublished Photos

By: Downs, A.; Downs, D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Northwest Digest Ltd.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4130

Condition: Good


46 pages. This special issue contains many outstanding photos from the albums of Victoria photographer F. Dally who visited the Cariboo in 1868. Features: Transportation to the Goldfields; Photos of Barkerville and its pioneers; Famous photos of the Cariboo gold rush by C. Fulton; The Ne'er Do Well Claim; The Prairie Flower Claim; The Forest Rose Claim; The Mucho Oro Claim; The Aurora claim; The Davis Claim; The Quesnel hockey team in 1912; Soda Creek in 1868; Boston Bar in 1863; A mule train crossing the Quesnel River in 1868; The Cottonwood House; Various sternwheelers; Nicaragua Bluff in ... View more info

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British Columbia Digest Magazine, June 1967

By: Downs, Art: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Northwest Digest Ltd.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658C9764

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Cover photo of Bridal Lake; B.C.'s Natural History; To Pack River for Grayling - Harry Lomax; Outdoorsman's Observations - W.P. Keller; B.C. Wildlife Park; Don't Fear the Tick - J.D. Gregson; Around B.C. - Yukon with Rod and Gun; C.F.A. News and Views; Landmarks of HIstory - Cariboo Gold Quartz Mine; Coastal Cruising; Frank Rothenfluh - Pioneer of the Foothills; Adventure in Rocks - Ron Purvis; Upper Fraser Sternwheel Days - Part Six; and more. Interesting ads include: Lucky Lager Beer (inside front cover); McCulloch boat motors; Dueck Truck Sales; C-I-L Ammunition; Pil'C... View more info

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Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, April 1968

By: Duchesnay, D. J.; Nicholson, Henry P.; St. Hubert, Henri; Butlin, Larry A.; Sharcott, Margaret; Fowler, John T.; St. Hubert, Henri; Wright, Richard T.; Edwards, G.L.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Montreal, Rod & Gun Publishing Corporation: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1486

Condition: Good


Features; The Grey Wolf; The Ontario Bird Dog Association "Old Timers"; Canada's Most Ambitious Trophy Hunter - Claude E. Genet - article with great photos; Small Fur Bearers and How to Take Them; Fisherman's Quiz; The Boys' Gold River, B.C. Salmon; 1967 Canadian Big Game Contest Winners; Try a Diary; Photography for the Outdoorsman; Canadian Sportsmen's Corner; Operation Bighorn - with photos; "A Jet Black Buck"; and more. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Vogue (US) Magazine, December 1988 - Cover Photo of Linda Evangelista and Carre Otis

Vogue (US) Magazine, December 1988 - Cover Photo of Linda Evangelista and Carre Otis

By: Duka, John; et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2155

Condition: Good


392 pages. Features: Explosion of bright colors; Simple dinner dresses with a single focus; Sheer Effects - no longer just for evening; Trademarks - dressing with signature style; Gold Currency - fashion's latest statement; Exterior Decorating; Talking Fashion; Jeff MacGregor; and more. Bit of writing atop front cover. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for New Wallpapers (Wall Papers) 1921 - The T. Eaton Co. / Eaton's

New Wallpapers (Wall Papers) 1921 - The T. Eaton Co. / Eaton's

By: Eaton's / The T. Eaton Co. Limited

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Eaton's / The T. Eaton Co. Limited: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 714G3899

Condition: Fair


Over 100 pages including approximately seventy actual samples of 1920s Canadian wallpaper. The first thirty pages explain ordering, installation and offer numerous accessories, tools, drapery fabrics, etc. Oblong approx. 9" x 6". Front cover was taped in place but is loose again. Back cover in rough shape. Chipping to backstrip. Binding intact. Unmarked. Above-average external wear. A truly wonderful repository of genuine 1920s vintage Canadian wall fashions, many offering brilliant gold and silver gilt accents. View more info

Image for True West Magazine, April 1978 - The Kiowa Raiders of Rainy Mountain

True West Magazine, April 1978 - The Kiowa Raiders of Rainy Mountain

By: Echols, Lee E.; Pryse, D.; Briggs, Don; Stevens, L.P.; Cold, T.and J.; Wood, David Jr.; Green, R.; Ball, E.; Browning, C.; White, Victor H.; Shafer, G.; Page, C.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2831

Condition: Good


Features: A Man Called Shep; The Kiowa Raiders of Rainy Mountain - great photos; Bill Hickok's Friends; There's still Gold in Oregon; The Mystery of Pranty Wash - Gila County, Arizona; Charley Smith (1856-1882) Still Wears his Six-Gun - a ranger and the outlaw who killed him; Bloodshed in Kansas - Hugoton and Woodsdale were at war ninety years ago; Amanda Alberta, aka 'Cowboy Joe'; A Matter of Survival - 150 feet and four days of hell; The Wild West that Flickered - not all the action in a movie house was on the silver screen!; Trail Tragedy - and to Caleb Magill it was a private affair; 95-ye... View more info

Image for The American Contractor Magazine, May 18, 1929

The American Contractor Magazine, May 18, 1929

By: Editor Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Chicago, The American Contractor: 1929

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 813G1363

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Labor trouble in New York; Definite basis for wage settlement; Opportunity in airport construction; Cuts cost of handling stone - article with nice photos of Youngstown, Ohio Hospital construction; Steel core reinforcing in construction of Denver bus station - article with photos; Concrete volume formula; Bookkeeping for contractors - part I; Why grade-marked lumber?; The contractor and the courts; Mack offer new dump warp-resistant truck body; Oxweld generator; Oldest skyscraper coming down - the Tacoma Building in Chicago comes down - article with photo; Lockout in New Y... View more info

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Socialist Policy for Today

By: Edwards, Bob

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, National Labour Press Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344G0767

Condition: Good


16 pages. "With facts and figures to help you understand 'The Crisis'" - subtitle. Author was Chairman of the I.L.P. Topics include: labour and the crisis; the export target, what should be done, economic tendencies in Britain, ineffectivenss of labour policy, increase profits, huge national incomes, fuel and power, apply science to coal, I.L.P. immediate plan of action. Numerous data sets include: balance of payment, sale of gold and assets, loss of national wealth, cost of the war in British human life, dwellings destroyed and built, how many rich and how rich are they?, capital ... View more info

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Short Portage to Lillooet - and Other Trails and Tales

By: Edwards, Irene

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Lillooet, BC, I.M. Edwards: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 328C5589

Condition: Good


293 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Presents the colourful history of Lillooet and district. Contents include: Our Heritage and Our First Citizens; Trails to Lillooet and Cariboo; Gold is Where you Find it; Progress Changes the Face of the Land. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this informative work. View more info

Image for Men's Fashions of the (New York) Times, The New York Times Magazine/Part 2 (Two) March (Mar.) 30, 1980

Men's Fashions of the (New York) Times, The New York Times Magazine/Part 2 (Two) March (Mar.) 30, 1980

By: Ettorre, Barbara; Brady, Kathleen; Oble, Jane

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3924

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: One-page color-photo ad for Corum watches made of ingots of gold; Nice two-page color-photo Jordache Jeans ad features topless lady with two topless men; Many more great color male fashion ads; How to Judge Quality; Cool, Crisp Classics; The Valet Did It; The Best New Knits; The Action Jacket; Shirts and Slacks; The Cool New Colors; Fine Accessories; Timely Classics; Care for Male Faces. Average wear. Unmarked. Some age-toning. A nice vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World, The Magazine For Men, August  (Aug) 1951 -  R.C.M.P. (RCMP) Airmen

The Wide World, The Magazine For Men, August (Aug) 1951 - R.C.M.P. (RCMP) Airmen

By: Farmer, Bernard J.; Bride, W.W.; Pitt-Kethley, Victor; Richards, H. Grahame; Steele, Lieut.-Colonel Harwood; Mills, J.T.; Kenny, H.T.; Clayton, G.E.; Vivian, P.; Morris, James W.

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Wide World: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2543

Condition: Good


Pages xxiv, 257-320. Features: Cover illustration of Sugar-Loaf, Rio de Janeiro; The Haunted Mine - 1927 tale of a haunted goldmine in the Township of Timmins, Ontario, Canada; The Rest Cure - a sea captain's story of an unusual Atlantic voyage with a party of cowboys; Norfleet's Quest (part 2 of 2) - for three years Texas cattleman Frank Norfleet pursued a gang of confidence tricksters; Death of British Columbia lighthouse keeper Lawrence Dupuis; The Living Death - as strange 1925 a story from Mexico; The Sky-Riders - photo illustrated article about adventures of RCMP airmen maintaining law ... View more info

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Roster of the 'Fifty-Eighters" (58ers) in B.C. (British Columbia)

By: Fawcett, Edgar; Higgins, D.W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Old Cemeteries Society: 2008

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 715H1470

ISBN: 0968289932

Condition: Very Good


0968289932 54 pages. Black and white illustrations. "The following is a list of those who remain of the 20,000 people who arrived in Victoria from San Francisco in 1858, the first year of the Gold Excitement - This roster was one of the many ways Victorians set out to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 'gold excitement' in 1908. We hope you will enjoy these tales which for the most part have been taken directly from newspapers of the day." - from page1. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, February 1927 - Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, February 1927 - Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea

By: Ferguson, Ronald Muir; Halliburton, Richard; O'Brien, R.Barry; Ryall, Monica; Musson, H.P.; Bushby, Geoffrey H.; Green, Lawrence G.; Madison, Tony; Pearson, T.; Frankl, A.; Webb, Harry E.; Maule, D.; Fitzpatrick, Capt. J.F.J.; Pardees, Major John;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G1460

Condition: Fair


Features: The Singing Tree - a story from the Bushveld of South Africa; The Road to Romanc - Part I of the amazing round-the-world travels of Cyril Holloway; Photo of ice-fishing in Vladivostock Harbour; Timber-Laden Round Cape Horn - a windjamming tale; An Aeroplane Adventure in Waziristan - the story of a British officer who was captured by the Wazirs; A Tenderfoot in Canada, Part II - a disastrous season on a prairie farm; Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea, in the Hawaiian Islands; The Hundredth Chance - a story from the Union-Castle cargo-steamer Ripley Castle; What Happened to Ah Fong? ... View more info

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The Truth About the Slump - What the News Never Tells

By: Field, A.N. (Arthur Nelson)

Price: $695.00

Publisher: New Zealand, A.N. Field: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237C9681

Condition: Fair


194 + xiv pages. Index. "This book tells the story of who caused the slump (Great Depression) and how they caused it, and it directs attention to two simple steps that can be taken to save our farmers and traders... The depression from which we now suffer is due to an artificially induced variation in the purchasing power of money. In these pages will be found ample evidence in support of this statement. The quarter from which the trouble is coming is indicated, and the amazing manner in which the machinery for monetary control of the world was established is traced out." - from In... View more info

Canada Moves North

By: Finnie, Richard

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada, Limited: 1942

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 72509439

Condition: Good


227 pages including index. Lengthy author's inscription and signature upon half-title page. This copy presented to author's good friend Harry M. Graham. "It is a curious fact that most Canadians know almost nothing about one-third of their country, and what little information they pick up is at least partly incorrect." - from Chapter 1. This book was an attempt to correct this situation. Chapters include: Geography; Exploration; Furt Trade; Missions; Administration; Transportation and Communication; Oil, Gold and Radium; Yellowknife; Farming and Stock Raising; Tourist Traffic; Civ... View more info

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Scarlet & Gold: 66th Edition

By: First Edition

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Publisher Not Stated: 1984

Edition: 66th Edition

Seller ID: 147A8414

Condition: Fair


88 pages. Stories include: Mission to Moscow; Policing 'Spokeshute', now Port Essington, 1930; Sayonara - Policing Relocated Japanese; Retracing the Lost Patrol; Somewhat above-average wear. Small sticker remnant upon front cover. View more info

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The purchasing power of money;: Its determination and relation to credit, interest and crises,

By: Fisher, Irving

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1042

ISBN: B00085AJVM

Condition: Fair


B00085AJVM xxii, 505 pages. Two fold-outs. "Sets forth the principles determining the purchasing power of money and applies those principles to the study of historical changes in that purchasing power, including in particular the recent change in 'the cost of living,' which has aroused worldwide discussion." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Above-average soiling and wear. Back hinge open. Front hinge starting. A worthy copy of this economic classic. FISHER M-169, MASUI p.1404, BATSON p. 93, COHEN 178. View more info

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Stable Money - A History of the Movement

By: Fisher, Irving; Cohrssen, Hans R.L. (Assistant)

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: New York, Adelphi Company Publishers: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313G3904

Condition: Good


442 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. Signature of Frank Cyril James upon front free endpaper. Dr. James earned a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1922 and went on to serve as Principal of McGill University from 1939 to 1962. - from online reference. This copy was apparently donated to McGill as its deaccession stamp is placed over Dr. James's signature and faint evidence remains of a label removed from the spine. "No one... can possibly appreciate the great importance of the subject of which this book treats until he has ... acquired a realizing sense of how, all his ... View more info

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Fleetwood Mac Deluxe Anthology

By: Fleetwood Mac

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Warner Brothers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H1638

ISBN: B000M6EXDC

Condition: Good


B000M6EXDC 215 pages. Includes these songs: Angel; Beautiful Child; Blue Letter; Brown Eyes; The Chain; Crystal; Don't Stop; Dreams; Go Your Own Way; Gold Dust Woman; Honey Hi; I Don't Want to Know; I Know I'm Not Wrong; I'm So Afraid; Landslide; The Ledge; Monday Morning; Never Forget; Never Going Back Again; Never Make Me Cry; Not That Funny; Oh Daddy; Over & Over; Over My Head; Rhiannon; Sara; Save Me a Place; Say You Love Me; Second Hand News; Sisters of the Moon; Songbird; Storms; Sugar Daddy; That's All for Everyone; That's Enough for Me; Think About Me; Tusk; Walk a Thin Line; Warm Way... View more info