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Image for The Artist's Magazine November 2015

The Artist's Magazine November 2015

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658H4150

ISBN: B016MZQVFY

Condition: Good


B016MZQVFY 72 pages. Features: Painting as Meditation - Olga Antonova; Unscriped Masterpieces - Lauren Airriess and Gilles Beloeil; The Other Costa Vavagiakis; Art in the Streets - the young people of Guatemala; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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70 Years Next to Paradise

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Alan Blackwell / Power Line Productions: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326H3297

ISBN: 1550565907

Condition: Very Good


1550565907 Signed and dated by author upon dedication page. 150 pages. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of photos. Map endpapers. "An entertaining look at one man's extraordinary life. Yet with its descriptions of pioneer life and the events that helped mold the author's character, it accomplishes much more than the average autobiography. In fact, though perhaps as much by accident as design, it also affords readers a rare glimpse into the social, cultural, and economic development of the Ootsa Lake [B.C.] area - and for this reason, if no other, should be read." - Fo... View more info

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Gordon Lightfoot: Gord's Gold

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Alfred Music: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117H1840

ISBN: 0897242394

Condition: Fair


0897242394 92 pages. Includes these songs: Affair on Eighth Avenue; Beautiful; Bitter Green; Canadian Railroad Trilogy; Carefree Highway; Circle of Steel; Cold on the Shoulder; Cotton Jenny; Did She Mention My Name; Don Quiote; early Mornin' Rain; (That's What You Get) For Lovin' Me; If You Could Read My Mind; I'm Not Sayin'; Minstrel of the Dawn; Old Dan's Records; Rainy Day People; Ribbon of Darkness; Softly; Song for a Winter's Night; Steel Rail Blues; Summer Side of Life; Sundown; Wherefore and Why. Above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this wonderful Lightfo... View more info

Image for Time August 19 1974 President Gerald Ford on Cover, Exit Richard Nixon, Watergate Wrapup, The Unmaking of The President, Lots of Nixon Stories, International Reaction

Time August 19 1974 President Gerald Ford on Cover, Exit Richard Nixon, Watergate Wrapup, The Unmaking of The President, Lots of Nixon Stories, International Reaction

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Time-Life: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1699

ISBN: B0032IVWKO

Condition: Good


B0032IVWKO 88 pages. Features: Gerald Ford takes over from Richard Nixon; "Wallace and Sylvia Fingler - 264-acre timber barons"; The Unmaking of the President; Transcript of damning tape; Color photos of Gerald Ford and family; Biography of Gerald Ford; Ford's Transition team; The Nixon Family - facing the ordeal; Volvo 164 ad; The Legal Aftermath of Nixon's departure; A review of Richard Nixon's life - major article with many colour photos of Nixon with world leaders; Pat Nixon - steel and sorrow; Watergate retrospective - the decline and fall; The people take it in stride; Where Ame... View more info

Image for Time April 15 1974 Richard Nixon on Cover (Tax Scandal), Watergate/Impeachment Hearings, Patty Hearst, Pop Art, The Conversation/Francis Ford Coppola, The Sugarland Express/Steven Spielberg, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance/Robert Persig

Time April 15 1974 Richard Nixon on Cover (Tax Scandal), Watergate/Impeachment Hearings, Patty Hearst, Pop Art, The Conversation/Francis Ford Coppola, The Sugarland Express/Steven Spielberg, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance/Robert Persig

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Time-Life: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1698

ISBN: B0032IKO6C

Condition: Good


B0032IKO6C 104 pages. Features: Devastation in Tornado Alley - Xenia, OH, Louisville, etc.; Nixon and the IRS; Two-page color-photo ad for Zenith's new Allegro speakers; News from the House Judiciary Committee investigating Watergate; The President's brothers, F. Donald and Edward; Trial of United Mineworkers President W.A. (Tony) Boyle for murder; Color-photo ad for the Cabrice Classic by Chevrolet features formal couple in back seat; Patty Hearst chooses to side with her captors, the S.L.A.; With the end of the Apollo program Cape Canaveral is a ghost town of gantries; The nuclear energy de... View more info

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Hedda Morrison's Hong Kong 1946

By: N/A

Price: $595.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 541H1447

ISBN: B00PE3B7JG

Condition: Fine


B00PE3B7JG 142 pages. Text in English and Chinese. An abridged edition of "Hedda Morrison's Hong Kong, Photographs & Impressions 1946-47" published by Hong Kong University Press. "In September 1946, when Hedda Morrison reached Hong Kong, it remained little changed from decades earlier. Acclaimed for her images of China taken in the 1930s and 1940s, she delighted in recording the patterns of everyday life. Now, captivated by Hong Kong and its people, she embraced the colony's diversity. For six months, cameras in hand, she roamed its districts, streets, coasts and valleys. Th... View more info

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History of the Book in Canada: Volume One: Beginnings to 1840

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 712H1395

ISBN: 0802089437

Condition: Fine


0802089437 xxx, 540 pages. Index and extensive footnotes. "Examines the role of print in the political, religious, intellectual, and cultural life of the colonies that eventually became Canada." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A superb copy. View more info

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Mr. Whiskers

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Thomas Nelson & Sons (Canada) Limited: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467H1066

ISBN: B000IDBCH4

Condition: Fair


B000IDBCH4 158 pages. Written at the primer level. Brings children delightful stories from real life and from the world of make-believe. Minimal markings. Front hinge open. Somewhat above-average wear. A sound copy of this beloved reader. View more info

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Dakelh Keyoh: The Southern Carrier in Earlier Time

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Quesnel School District: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731H0643

ISBN: 0969363885

Condition: Good


0969363885 87 pages. Bibliography. Maps. Reproductions of photos. "Offers a glimpse of what life was like for the people at a time when they were free to enjoy the fruit of their land without the intrusions of our modern society" - Editor. Moderate wear. Few markings. Binding tight. A sound copy. View more info

Thus Spoke Superman (Modern Canadian poetry)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Golden Dog Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23107923

ISBN: 0919614388

Condition: Good


0919614388 73 pages. Author's fourth collection of poetry. Based upon some of the themes expressed by Nietzsche in Thus Spoke Zarathustra: conformism, otherworldliness, solitude, the creative affirmation of life, earth, will. Succeeds in creating a work of art that is both individualistic and profoundly lyrical. Prior owner's name blacked out upon title page, just above author's inscription and signature. View more info

The Illustrated Mark Twain

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, New Orchard Editions: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56108404

ISBN: 1850790035

Condition: Very Good


1850790035 234 pages. Numerous black and white illustrations. Shows Twain as one of those rare writers whose common touch never falters. Editor's introduction traces the strange, tragic, self-tortured life of Samuel Clemens and puts the stories and selections in the perspective of Twain's other writings. Unmarked. Moderate edgewear to dust jacket. Some yellowing to pages. Light wear to book. View more info

Canada (Trav Bug)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Singapore, Sun Tree Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74508500

ISBN: 9810042795

Condition: Very Good


9810042795 359 pages including index. A world of exhilarating experiences lies in store for the traveler within these pages. Stunning colour photography reveals silent blue lakes, the majestic white peaks of the Rockies towering over green forests, the rugged coastline of Nova Scotia, the cafe life of Montreal, and much more. Includes hundreds of full-colour photos, accurate maps, trip-planning details, and fascinating text. Unmarked. Light wear. A nice copy of this attractive volume. View more info

From the Country: Writings About Rural Canada

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Camden House Pub: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35808645

ISBN: 0921820216

Condition: Fine


0921820216 303 pages. Takes on the accepted wisdom about rural existence, sometimes challenging it, sometimes affirming it and sometimes turning it on its head. Fiction appears beside non-fiction, Canadian authors beside American, and eccentric and unpredictable characters jostle conventional citizens. Powerful authors such as Matt Cohen and Edna Staebler articulate the powerful relationship between the land and the people who live on it. Unmarked. Negligible wear. Glossy illustrated covers. Attractive copy. View more info

Go to Sleep Smiling - a Bedside Book of True Stories

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Gordon M. Smart Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71608769

ISBN: 0969211651

Condition: Very Good


0969211651 129 pages. Author's inscription and signature upon title page. The ideal book for the bedside table. The scenario of Part One is World War II, depicting corporal Bryan Smith in his endeavours to outwit the rigid and military adherent Sergeant Major "Hookey" Walker. Part two provides true stories of everyday life in British Columbia. "Quite enchanting... very humorous... can be picked up whenever you desire. A great read." - Tony Owen, Publisher, Beautiful British Columbia Magazine. Very light wear. Occasional black and white illustrations. View more info

Conversations with John Gardner (Literary Conversations Series)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Jackson, MS, U.S.A., University Press of Mississippi: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56109027

ISBN: 0878054227

Condition: Fair


0878054227 310 pages including index. In the absence of an autobiography these captivating interviews serve as John Gardner's commentary upon his life and work. Together they give both a self-assessment and a self-revealing look at this fascinating writer who died prematurely. Usual library markings. Moderate wear and lean to spine. Front free endpaper removed. View more info

Abandoned Children: Foundlings and Child Welfare in Nineteenth-Century France (Suny Series in Modern European Social History)

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Albany, NY, U.S.A., SUNY Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73509394

ISBN: 0873957504

Condition: Good


0873957504 357 pages including index and bibliography. Draws upon newly discovered archival sources and previously untapped documents of the Paris foundling home in order to depict the actual conditions of abandoned children and to reveal the bureaucratic and political response. Illuminates in detail the family life of nineteenth-century French poor. Average wear. Moderate lean to spine. Average quantity of highlighting else unmarked. Some reading creases along spine. View more info

Awesome Worship Services for Youth

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Loveland, CO, U.S.A., Group Pub Inc: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45100171

ISBN: 0764420577

Condition: Fine


0764420577 91 pages including index. Each service combines 4 key forms of worship... celebration, reflection, symbolic action, and declaration of God's Truth. Negligible wear. Unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

New Beginnings: A Notebook Of Infinite Possibilities (Miniature Editions)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., Running Press Miniature Editions: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44400228

ISBN: 1561380660

Condition: Very Good


1561380660 Light wear. A lovely volume of attractively decorated high quality paper interspersed with famous insightful quotes. Allows much space for readers to record their thoughts and feelings. Contents clean and unmarked. Small ink spot to back cover. View more info

Enough is Enough: Aboriginal Women Speak Out

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Women's Press (CA): 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73200766

ISBN: 088961119X

Condition: Very Good


088961119X 253 pages. "A book really telling our story would offer different things to different people. Indian women, who read it would say, 'Why, if they could do that - accomplish that - then we can too.' To white women and others, it would be an education: they would see what life on a reserve is like for women. They would see what all our protesting has been about." - Glenna Perley to Editor. Bit of high-lighting else unmarked and clean with very light wear. Attractive copy. View more info

Dictionary of British Flower, Fruit and Still Life Painters: 1515-1849 v. 1

By: N/A

Price: $286.80

Publisher: U.K., F.Lewis Publishers Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63400922

ISBN: 0853170169

Condition: Good


0853170169 Volume I covers 1515-1849 while Volume II spans 1850-1950. Volume I is 40 pages plus a large collection of black and white plates. Volume II is 37 pages plus another large collection of full-page black and white plates. Inclusions in this work are restricted to painters for whom, in at least one known painting the inclusion of representational flowers, fruit or still life has been of major importance. This definition allows the inclusion of many of the almost unknown illustrators who, working for scientific or horticultural publications have nevertheless served the two masters -... View more info