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Gouzenko Transcripts

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Breakthrough Pub Co: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 649A0029

ISBN: 0888790694

Condition: Fair


0888790694 346 pages. Circa 1980s. "The editors sifted through 6,000 pages of the original Royal Commission report to produce this fascinating insight into the nature of espionage and the motives that led respected Canadians to betray their country's oath of secrecy. Reveals the full extent of Igor Gouzenko's testimony, and radically alters the existing information and opinions about the trial and about Gouzenko from previous books." - from back cover. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Half-title page removed. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Sweet Nothings

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, Self-Published: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231A5249

ISBN: 0969101724

Condition: Very Good


0969101724 87 pages of concise thoughts and opinions about the various aspects which compose life. Illustrated covers with light wear at edges. Sound copy. View more info

The Immortal Ninon - A Character Study of Ninon De L'enclos

By: Austin, Cecil

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86302724

Condition: Good


261 pages including black and white plates. "Ninon was a lover of variety, and the story of her life will have been ill told if it does not give rise to various opinions." - from introduction. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding intact. Solid copy. View more info

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The New York Woman (Magazine), October 21, 1936, Vol. 1, No. 7 : Ted Peckham - New York's Male Escort Tycoon / 47 West 53rd is Home of the Rehearsal Club

By: Barber, Josephine; Maier, Ruth R.; Robb, Inez Callaway; Raushenbush, Winifred; Tieger, Joan; Eberle, Irmengarde; Peters, C.A.; Wilson, Elita; Ferguson, Donita; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Woman, Inc.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2541

Condition: Good


48 pages. This glamorous publication brought New York women important information including: news of the choicest fashion, entertainment, current happenings, where to go, what to see, and how much to pay. Features: Great color cover photo of cop writing ticket for fashionable lady whose dog has just soiled a hydrant; Nice one-page ad for Franklin Simon's features dresses for dining out; Letters; Half-page Best & Co. ad features photo of "Upholstery Damask"; Fantastic one-page ad for Singer sewing machines features attractive model and text aimed specifically to the women of New York;... View more info

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Propaganda

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1930

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 238G3738

Condition: Good


159 pages. Third printing of the 1928 first edition. The landmark work by the man who has come to be known as "The Father of Spin." "The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country." - from page 9. Chapters include: Organizing Chaos; The New Propaganda; The New Propagandists; The Psychology of Public Relations; Business and the Public; Propaganda an... View more info

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The Truth About "The Protocols of Zion" - A Complete Exposure

By: Bernstein, Herman

Price: $495.00

Publisher: New York, Covici Friede: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326A1844

Condition: Good


408 pages. "This book is the final and complete exposure of the notorious forgery which, under the name of The Protocols of the Wise Men of Zion, has been the central weapon in the anti-Semitic armory since 1870." - from front flap of dust jacket which is affixed to back of front free endpaper. This special copy contains relevant literature which has been carefully taped to front free endpaper and first blank leaf. Inside front board are affixed both dust jacket flaps from book entitled Der Fuehrer, by Konrad Heiden. These flaps provide information pertinent to this subject. Upon ... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 January, 1940 - The Case Against Pacifism, by leading Canadian Christian Claris Edwin Silcox

By: Bunce, Frank; Paterson, Jack; Freeman; Devery; Breyfogle, Wm. A.; Edwards, Frederick; Silcox, Claris Edwin; Baxter, A. Beverley; Edwards, Frederick; Laskier, John; Ashbery, Henry; Campbell, Helen G.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144G1292

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Features: Nice colour ad for International Trucks shows a truck about dump coal at a home; Wings of Hazard - Part 1 of 5 of a serial; Canada's Fighting Forces - Part 1 - In the Air - article with many photos of the R.C.A.F. at work; None but a Woman (fiction); The Case Against Pacifism, by Rev. C.E. Silcox, General Secretary of the Christian Social Council of Canada; Never Say "No" (fiction); Ambitious Hamilton, Ontario Makes the Grade - article with photos; The Pedlar (fiction); Buick ad; Hey Taxi! - a taxi driver's opinions on passengers, other drivers, tipping, and what ha... View more info

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The Hoax of the Twentieth Century

By: Butz, Arthur R.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Noontide Pr: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 237C6022

ISBN: 091103823X

Condition: Good


091103823X 315 pages. Footnotes, references, index. Black and white illustrations. "In common with virtually all Americans who have had their opinions formed since the end of World War II I had, until not very long ago, assumed that Germany had given the world a particularly murderous outburst during World War II. This view has ruled Western opinion since 1945 and earlier, and I was no exception in accepting the essentials of it." - from Foreward. Prior owner's signature atop front free endpaper. Moderate wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart.... View more info

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Report

By: Canada

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, [The Commission]: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 722G4582

ISBN: 0660121727

Condition: Good


0660121727 966 pages. Bibliography. Lists of Documents, Primary and Secondary Sources. List of cases cited. "Includes 822 opinions on individual cases." - from page iv. "Between 1971 and 1986, public statements by outside interveners concerning alleged war criminals residing in Canada have spread increasingly large and grossly exaggerated figures as to their estimated number. Even leaving aside the figure of 6,000 ventured in 1986 by Mr. Simon Wiesenthal, and before a detailed examination of each of the cases appearing on the Commission's Master List, this list already shows... View more info

Money - Second Edition

By: Clark, Fred G.; Rimanoczy, Richard Stanton

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand Company Inc.: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16301706

Condition: Good


39 pages. Dedicated to man's age-old effort to create a government strong enough to protect him without creating a force strong enough to enslave him. "Most of the mystery surrounding what we call money results from the illusion that money, in itself, is something: in reality money, in itself, is nothing. If the reader of this book will open his/her mind to this apparently paradoxical truth, he will more easily understand the true nature and function of money. Written for the millions of citizens whose lives are directly and seriously affected by money, but who have never had access t... View more info

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The Times History and Encycloeaedia of the War: Part 213, 17 September (Sept.) 1918 *THE BOY SCOUTS*

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A2098

Condition: Good


Topics: preparedness of the Boy Scouts; Sir R. Baden-Powell as a Prophet; Holiday and War; The Boy Scout Organization; Work of a Wartime Camp; Lord Kitchener's View; The Public and the Scout; A Non-Military Movement; Opinions of the Press; The American Ambassador; Scout Law; Scout Badges; Gallantry in the Navy; Sea Scouts as Coast Guards; Gallantry in the Army; Influence of the Scout Spirit; War Emergency Work; Work for the Government; Agricultural Help; Boy Scout Tests of Citizenship; Recreation Huts and Collections; Helping the Police; In Air Raids and Bombardments; Work for Hospitals; Boy S... View more info

Stop Apologizing

By: Cyllorn, Jud

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Procult Institute: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16301800

Condition: Good


Approximately 500 pages. The People's of the White Western World have been and are being prosecuted and found guilty for their way; for their beliefs and even for history. All this without there ever having been a fair trial! The Governments of these people have led this prosecution, paying for it with the People's own (taxes) money, not one penny being offered to any to make a statement of defense. "In my lifetime, I have seen a rapid increase in opinion being portrayed as fact, even opinion being legislated as fact... Herewith the end result of collecting my personal opinions...."... View more info

Sharp End: A Canadian Soldier's Story

By: Davis, James R.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 16102245

ISBN: 1550545884

Condition: Fine


1550545884 270 pages. Through James Davis's eyes we see the real face of Canada's army: efficient, technologically advanced - sometimes brutal. The uncompromising opinions Davis has about the strengths and weaknesses of our present-day military are backed up by his own first-hand experience at "the sharp end" as a front-line soldier. Will interest not just military buffs but also those who want to understand the life-and-death pressures facing Canada's soldiers at home and abroad. "If Canadians really want to know what our soldiers faced in Bosnia, Rwanda and right here in Caad... View more info

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The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine - June, 1923: Senator William E. Borah

By: Doe, Jessie; Jackson, Robert; Chase, Olin; Williamson, Daisy Deane; Woodward, K.W.; Johnson, Arthur; Williams, G.G.; Bridges, H.Styles; Vinal, Harold; Lyford, James O.; Granite and Alabaster

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Granite Monthly Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0896

Condition: Fair


Pages 253-296. Black and white photos. Features: The month in New Hampshire; Senator William E. Borah - an interview; The highest path in New England - a tramping trip along the Range Walk - article with great photos; Three opinions on the legislature of 1923 - the Democratic viewpoint, the Republican viewpoint, an Independent viewpoint; Along came Mary Ann - how home demonstration work helps a community - article with nice photos; The Northeastern Forest Experiment Station; An Anthology of One Poem Poets; The Bunga Road - an exciting controversy at Landaff; Guernseys that Pay - some champio... 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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The New York Woman (Magazine), September 30, 1936, Vol. 1, No. 4 - Polly Pettit / Theresa Helburn / Dorothy Arzner

By: England, Elizabeth; Miller, Lois Mattox; Green, Ruzzie; Robb, Inez Callaway; Eberle, Irmengarde; Scott, Miriam Finn; Sharp, Kitty; et al

Price: $349.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Woman, Inc.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2538

Condition: Good


48 pages. This glamorous publication brought New York women the information they needed: news of the choicest fashion, entertainment, current happenings, where to go, what to see, and how much to pay. Features: Nice color cover photo of lady and her moving man; Fantastic promo inside front cover features photo of "strip tease" artist Gypsy Rose Lee and enticing information about the article on her which will appear in the next issue; Franklin Simon & Co. full-page ad for the new short sleeved "Scotch-and-Soda" Dresses; Full-page ad for Schaefer Beer - "now in cans"; L... View more info

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History of the Machine-Wrought Hosiery and Lace Manufacturers

By: Felkin, William

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin: 1967

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 868A4505

Condition: Very Good


559 pages plus VIII black and white plates. Reprint of the 1867 first edition. "A carefuly selected and well ordered narration of events; a consecutive statement of facts and opinions, whether religious, political, social, or scientific, which have transpired in past ages, bearing upon the condition and welfare of mankind." - Opening sentence of chapter one. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. 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

The Marx Bros. Scrapbook

By: Groucho Marx; Richard J. Anobile

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34208401

ISBN: 0448119072

Condition: Good


0448119072 256 pages including index. 300 splendid black and white illustrations. Includes extra-long fold-out centerfold illustration. The controversial, "scandalous," beguiling, and absolutely authentic memoir of the most famous foursome in movie history. Here's Groucho, telling it like it was in a series of uncensored interviews salted with hair-raising quips and opinions on everything from family skeletons to Marilyn Monroe's sex life. "Very, very funny, sad and revealing." - Vincent Canby, New York Times. Gift greetings upon half title-page, else unmarked. Moderate ... View more info

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Norwegian Missionaries in Natal and Zululand : Selected Correspondence 1844-1900 Van Riebeeck Society Second Series Volume No. 36

By: Hale, Frederick (ed)

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa, Van Riebeek Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 241G1909

ISBN: 0958411239

Condition: Fine


0958411239 222 pages. Bibliography. Index. "Norwegian missionaries were strategically located witnesses to history who recorded their observations and opinions of inter alia Zulu culture and religion, the impact of European civilisation on indigenous life, events surrounding the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879, epidemics and natural disasters and the nascent Zulu church. This volume contains a translated and meticulously edited selection of the most revealing of these illuminating documents." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. Dust jacket... View more info