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Sourdough and Gold Dust

By: Fleming, Everett S. (Signed)

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., International Sourdough Reunion: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231G3540

Condition: Good


16 pages. Prepared especially for the International Sourdough Re-Union, Vancouver, B.C., August 16-18, 1954. Generically inscribed and signed by author beneath his photo upon verso of title page. Includes the following works: The Old Time Sourdough - A Toast; No Scalp McFarlane (a tale of the trail of '98 - a true story); Day Dreaming; A Sourdough's Dream; The Golden North; My Old Sourdough; A Heart of Gold; Saanich Gold - The Daffodils. Moderate wear. A sound and pleasing vintage copy. View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's Weekly Newsmagazine, March (Mar.) 2, 1981 - The Day Alberta Turns Off the Oil

By: Fotheringham, Allan; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4891

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Volvo ad touts the 18.7 year life-expectancy of their cars; Another Chance for Joe Clark?; Sexy ad for Miami Beach; Profile Article on Rupert Murdoch; Dogsled racing in the Yukon - Paul Sheridan and Dick Eastmure; Yuri Luryi - 35 years on the trail of Raoul Wallenberg; There Could be Economic Civil War if Alberta Stops Sending Oil East; Discovery of 4,000-year-old civilization at the northern tip of Labrador; Celebrity photos of Nelson Skalbania, Stephen Yan (of Wok with Yan), the Frantic Follies, and composer-singer Carol Connors; Pope John Paul II visits the Philippines ... View more info

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Evergreen and Gold 1953 - Yearbook of the University of Alberta

By: Francis, John; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, University of Alberta: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 558G0804

Condition: Good


212 pages. Textured forest green boards handsomely adorned with gilt decoration. Clean, tight and unmarked with moderate wear. Some sunning to front board. A quality copy. View more info

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Pezim: Tales of a Promoter

By: Frank Keane

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Keane Productions Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 464G2908

ISBN: 1895076005

Condition: Very Good


1895076005 287 pages. "A collection of tales of the triumphs and tribulations of the greatest stock promoter in North America. Pezim spent his life sponsoring all kinds of promotions. His triumphs include the discovery of the fabulous Hemlo Gold Camp; The Strachan-Ricinus Gas Field; and the virtual creation of the Vancouver Stock Exchange." - from dust jacket. Includes reproductions of many black and white photos. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Bordart. A quality copy. Required reading for promoters of mining stocks. View more info

Illusions of Prosperity: An Analysis of the U. S. Dollar and Financial Condition of the U. S. Government

By: Freemarket, A. U.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, USA, Greenfield Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 23507679

ISBN: 0961557605

Condition: Good


0961557605 143 pages. Author's name is a pseudonym of an economist and financial advisor who has a keen understanding of the nature of money and gold. He is the manager and investment strategist for the gold portfolios of a major international investment institution, and has written under this name in deference to the confidentiality of his clients. His analysis of what money is and from where its value arises brings some clear and simple logic to a subject that is often made inscrutable by the lexicon of academicians or for which little of a substantive nature is available in popular print... View more info

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Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History

By: Friedman, Milton [Signed]

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 169H4109

ISBN: 0151620423

Condition: Very Good


0151620423 Signed, without inscription, by Milton Friedman upon half-title. 274 pages. References. "Discusses the creation of value: from stones to feathers to gold. Outlines the central role of monetary theory and shows how it can act to ignite or deepen inflation, as one instance. Explains, in layman's English, what the present monetary system in the United States - a system without historical precedent - means for your paycheck and savings book as well as for the global economy." - dust jacket. Milton Friedman [1912-2006] won the Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences in 1976. Clean and ... View more info

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Canadian Treasure Magazine - True Stories on Lost, Sunken and Buried Treasure - Volume 2, Number 3 (Collector's No. 6), Fall 1974

By: Friesen, V.C.; Cochrane, Hugh F.; Paterson, T.W.; Basque, Garnet

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Garnet Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115H3124

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Bill Miner - Gentlemanly Highwayman; James Houston - First Man to Discover Gold?; Treasure from Outer Space; A Metal Detector You Can Build in One Evening; New Brunswick - Sophia Jones Hamilton was no lady; Ontario's Forgotten Gold Rush - Marcus Herbert Powell made a discovery at Eldorado, Ontario; and more. Pages toned with age, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Fall 1979, Volume 9, Number 3, Collector's Number 35 - Alberta's Doukhobors

By: Fryer, Harold; Fitzgerald, Kathleen; Nickell, Joe; Tunney, Rene; Clark, Hap; Basque, G.; Paterson, T.W.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3154

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Spirit Wrestlers - Alberta's Doukhobors fled persecution in Russia but found more in Alberta; Gabriel Dumont - Metis Warrior; Collins Overland Telegraph (part 1); The Ghost at Mackenzie House; Murdered in the Township of Blenheim - J. Reginald Birchall; Tom Clarke - The Man Who Shot NWMP scout Jerry Potts; How to Locate Placer Gold; Ghost Town Log - B.C. offers hundreds of ghost towns, mining camps and historic sites (conclusion); and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Deliberately in Debt!

By: Galenzoski, Nora; Wais, Carl

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, S.I.P.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238C9897

ISBN: 1896692001

Condition: Very Good


1896692001 221 pages. Bibliography and footnotes. Promotional leaflet laid in. "Intended to lay before the average Canadian public the reasons for the deficit and debt of governments, to publicize the debt of corporations and the general public, and to offer a plan for ridding ourselves of this unacceptable predicament and the effects it has on an unsuspecting population." - from mission statement. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Tight and squiare. Appears unread. An excellent copy. View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1949 - The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company / Hong Kong Gold Smuggling

By: Gardner, Ray; Katz, Sidney; Anglin, Gerald; Elliott, Robert; Costello, William; Bannerman, James; Holliday, Kate; Hoogstraten, Vinia; Perowne, Barry; Duncan, Thomas; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2467

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Features: Great cover illustration of steam shovel; Beads to Billions - The Story of the H.B.C.; Cloak and Dagger Marriage (fiction); How Toronto's Evening Papers Slanted the Election News; The Joey Smallwood Saga; How to Brew Good Coffee; Hong Kong - The Port of Bloodstained Gold - article with great photos; The Man Who Wouldn't Tell (fiction); The Amazing Mechanical Kidney - Doctor Gordon Murray; Gullible's Travels - James Fitzpatrick creates MGM's "Travel Talks"; and more. Front cover missing piece from top corner and secured with archival tape. Back cover missing. Unm... View more info

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Neuromuscular Training Golf: Tape and Book Set in Case

By: Geiberger, Al; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Sybervision: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 855A2738

Condition: Good


"Simply watch and dramatically improve your gold with this powerful new training technology." - from front cover. Includes 4 audio cassette tapes, 1 sixty-minute VHS video tape, and 28 page book in clamshell case. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Gene Logsdon's Practical Skills: A Revival of Forgotten Crafts, Techniques, and Traditions

By: Gene Logsdon

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Rodale Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 445H0695

ISBN: 0878575774

Condition: Good


0878575774 460 pages. Index. Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Topics include: The Home Workplace; Maintaining and Repairing; Home Productivity; In the Yard and Garden; Around the Barn; On the Land. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this superlative reference which will be worth its weight in gold if the grid ever goes down. View more info

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Falling Prices and The Remedy

By: George, Lyman F.

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Boston, George Book Publishing Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429C8678

Condition: Good


231 pages. History certainly does repeat itself as the following statement appears upon the title page: "Equity and justice demand that the merchant, manufacturer, farmer, and wage-earner shall receive as much consideration at the hands of the law-makers as is accorded to those who deal in money." Clearly, the author would not be a fan of Goldman Sachs and their modern-day ilk. Chapter titles include the following: Thirty Years' Fall in Prices; Disastrous Effects of Falling Prices; Opinions Regarding the Cause of the Fall in Prices; Money, its use and abuse; Our Money a Banker's Mon... View more info

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The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Men, October 1929

By: Gibbons, John; Charnley, W.; Bodley, R.V.C.; Halliday, Dick; "Swazi"; Thomas, T.J.; "Billy See"; Taylor, Carl N.; Hichens, Captain W.; Stuart, Murray; Ives, M.E.M.; "The Captain"; Melville, Fred J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G0988

Condition: Good


84 pages plus 36 pages of nice vintage advertisements. Features: The "Fool Afoot" in Italy - Part I; The Pirates of the "Ethel" - a tale of Australian piracy from 1899; The White Wanderer - my life among the Nomad Arabs - article with nice photos; The Queer Side of Things - My "Hunch" - a cowboy's plain tale of an odd adventure in Nevada; The Mystery of the "Flying Stones" - a weird story related by a South African policeman; The Judge's Joke - Judge Sawicki of Cleveland was anxious to be rid of three drunks; "Slippery Wiley" Scores Again - an illicit go... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, January (Jan.) 31, 1971 - Women's Liberation vs. Freud

By: Gilman, Richard; Gold, Herbert; Jastrow, Robert; Gage, Nicholas; Peterson, Patricia; Skurka, N.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4125

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: Beautiful color fashion ads; The FemLib Case Against Sigmund Freud; Victor Louis travels the world peddling hot literary and artistic items for the Kremlin; The Future of Space Exploration - will we send flesh and blood, or computer chips?; The story of the Greek village of Lia, as told by a native son - article with photos; Foster Parents Plan ad features photo of Kim Young Sook and her mother in a wet suit. Average wear. A sound copy of this vintage issue. View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine - Non-Fiction, November (Nov.) 1966: Clay Allison - Cowboy and Gunfighter

By: Gipson, Fred; Thorp, Raymond W.; Lyon, Howard E.; Ball, Eve; Parrish, Joe K.; Schoenberger, Dale; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Western: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H2387

Condition: Good


72 pages. Many black and white reproductions of fascinating archival photos. Features: Robert Clay Allison (The Wild Wolf) - the cowboy gunfighter born near Waynesboro in Wayne County, Tennessee; The Early Cattle Trails - Three Mountain Road, Wilderness Road and Bay State Cowpath were forerunners of the Longhorn highways; Dakota Mail Riflers and Special Agent John B. Furay; A Hallway in Hades - Quicksilver/Mercury discovery on a section of land owned by Howard E. Perry east of Terlingua, a hamlet of jacals in the Big Bend in Brewster County, Texas; A Man the Earth Talked To - Senator John He... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 8, 1968 - Looking at What Happened to Czechoslovakia

By: Glueck, Grace; Menen, Aubrey; Kristol, Irving; Ephron, Nora; Navasky, Victor S.; Leonard, J.; Dove, Adrian; Peterson, P.; Blum, S.; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3992

Condition: Fair


200 pages. Features: Many glorious color-photo fashion ads and Christmas gift ideas; The Total Involvement of Thomas Hoving; Looking at What Happened to Czechoslovakia - The Yugoslavs say they will fight if....; A Different Way to Restructure the University; The Man in the Bill Blass Suit;- photo-illustrated article on fashion designer Bill Blass; The U.S. Attorney for 'New York South' - Robert S. Morgenthau; Che! (Guevara) - The Making of a Movie Revolutionary - photo-illustrated article on making the movie "Che!" starring Jack Palance and Omar Sharif; PBM ad features four color phot... View more info

Homeschool Your Child for Free: More Than 1,200 Smart, Effective, and Practical Resources for Home Education on the Internet and Beyond

By: Gold, LauraMaery; Zielinski, Joan M.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Three Rivers Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13204824

ISBN: 0761525130

Condition: Fine


0761525130 477 pages. "This invaluable guide to all the best in free educational material categorizes, reviews, and rates more than 1,200 of the most useful educational resources on the internet and beyond." - from back cover. Index. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Lovely copy. View more info

I don't need you when I'm right: The confessions of a Washington PR man

By: Gold, Victor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Morrow: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23402427

ISBN: 0688029094

Condition: Very Good


0688029094 218 pages. Leaving few bones interred, author reveals what really happened when he was called on to advise the high, the mighty and the fallen. Contents clean and unmarked. Light wear to book. Heavy wear to dust jacket. Overall a nice copy. View more info

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Logging As It Was

By: Gold, Wilmer

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Morriss Publishing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 325C9553

ISBN: 0919203582

Condition: Very Good


0919203582 255 pages. Primarily "a photographic record of many of the major camps, sawmills, pulp mills and other logging camp concerns that developed, flourished, faded, discontinued, were dismantled, taken over or amalgamated on this island since its pioneer days... Also includes unique stories, reminiscences, trials and tribulations concerning life in the forest industry, plus contributions from loggers' wives, families and later generations... will be of interest to photographers, loggers and laymen alike." - from dust jacket. Black and white photos abound. Map endpapers. Book ... View more info