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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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Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H4099

ISBN: B00QG2PWJK

Condition: Fair


B00QG2PWJK 116 pages. Features: Cover photo of revolution in Venezuela; Color ad for American Airlines System inside front cover; Alcoa ad for America's first aluminum boxcar; Ad for the Douglas DC-6; Nice black and white ad for Blackstone Cigars features George Raft and Charles Judels of the movie "Whistle Stop"; Color Ford car ad features tranquil mother and children in back seat; Fairchild aircraft ad; Truman struggles with inflation; The Gavin clemency case; 635,000 people tour the battleship Missouri in New York - and do considerable damage to the vessel; The Untold story of the... View more info

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The Icelanders in Canada,

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Printed by National Publishers and Viking Printer: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 723H3608

ISBN: B002H4I2GQ

Condition: Good


B002H4I2GQ Signed and inscribed by author atop front free endpaper. 510 pages. Select bibliography. Index. Black and white maps and reproductions of photos. Explains how "the evolution of the Icelandic nation developed certain qualities of mind, and how those qualities have been strengthened through the adversities the Icelandic people have had to endure. It is these qualities which produced the Icelandic Canadian 'harvest' of achievement during the ninety odd years they have been in Canada." - dust jacket. "A careful perusal of this book is a must for those of Icelandic des... View more info

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Ponteix. Yesterday and Today. 2 Volumes Ponteix and District.

By: N/A

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Ponteix, Saskatchewan, Ponteix History Book Committee: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 872H3259

ISBN: 0889257302

Condition: Good


0889257302 Total of 1,426 pages in two volumes. Index. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos, illustrations and documents. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated red cloth-covered boards. "Records the successes and failures, the trials and achievements of Ponteix, Saskatchewan. The turning of prairie sod into wheatfields in the span of a generation, and all the struggle entailed, we believe, have made us, as westerners, a special kind of people. What we are today has grown out of that pioneer past. Ours is a tradition of hard work and perseverance.... View more info

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Fateful Triangle : The United States, Israel, and the Palestinians

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Black Rose Books: 1984

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 344H3197

ISBN: 0920057217

Condition: Very Good


0920057217 481 pages. Index. "A definitive and enlightening study of a complex set of explosive relationships which may, in the end, determine the future of our world. Documents how the U.S. media obscure and distoret history, keeping most people ignorant of the U.S. government's policies." - back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Islands in the Salish Sea: A Community Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, TouchWood Editions: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 623H3019

ISBN: 189489832X

Condition: Good


189489832X 157 pages. Endnotes. Colour photos and illustrations. "The spectacular and surprising maps in this atlas were created by communities on 17 of the largest islands in the Strait of Georgia and are presented with stories of their remarkable places and people." - from back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The Hollies School Light Oaks: Childhood Memories of People and Special Places

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: U.K., 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 863H2598

ISBN: 0954825306

Condition: Very Good


0954825306 102 pages. Index. Black and white photos. "A memorable and often humorous account of a small private school and the Victorian family who founded it. Richly evocative of many a past childhood in North Staffordshire the book is full of interest and will enthral both the general reader and those who appreciate local history." - from back cover. Few markings to contents. Light wear. A quality copy. 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

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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

Image for Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)

Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Alberta, History Book Committee: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H1161

ISBN: B004566ICE

Condition: Good


B004566ICE 1,237 pages in two large volumes. Index of family histories. General Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Unmarked with moderate wear. Moderate lean to spines. Prior owner's name custom gilt stamped upon front board of Volume I. A quality copy of this wonderful local history. View more info

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As If Children Matter: Perspectives on Children, Rights and Disability

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, G Allan Roeher Inst Kinsman: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 332H1117

ISBN: 1895070538

Condition: Very Good


1895070538 xii, 146 pages. "A collection of articles from people throughout the Americas examining the rights of all children, and in particular children with disabilities." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for TAUNTON'S THREADS Magazine April/May 2008 No. 136 (For people who love to sew, Design your own jeans, costuming the opera, Hollywood waists, retro details, tailoring series - lining with pocket, bias tape, at the cirque)

TAUNTON'S THREADS Magazine April/May 2008 No. 136 (For people who love to sew, Design your own jeans, costuming the opera, Hollywood waists, retro details, tailoring series - lining with pocket, bias tape, at the cirque)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0820

ISBN: B005W3PONI

Condition: Good


B005W3PONI 90 pages. Features: Design your own jeans; Get a better finish with bias tape; Perfect the high waist; Inside opera costumes; Tailoring series - Part 1; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for TAUNTON'S THREADS Magazine August/September 2008 No. 138 (For people who love to sew, explore exotic fabrics, tailoring series - flat seams, no nonsense elastic waistbands, sheer fabric inserts, from sloper to shirt - part 2)

TAUNTON'S THREADS Magazine August/September 2008 No. 138 (For people who love to sew, explore exotic fabrics, tailoring series - flat seams, no nonsense elastic waistbands, sheer fabric inserts, from sloper to shirt - part 2)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0821

ISBN: B005W4494M

Condition: Good


B005W4494M 90 pages. Features: Special fabric issue; Insert pretty shears; Try the new eco fabrics; No-nonsense elastic waistbands; Finishing touches for shirts; Tailoring series - Part 3 - lose bulky seams; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Crescentwood: A History

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Manitoba, Crescentwood Home Owners Association: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 538H0648

ISBN: 0969702809

Condition: Very Good


0969702809 175 pages. Footnotes. Oblong 9" x 11.3". Reproductions of black and white photos. Faux leather maroon-coloured boards. "A history of this remarkable area (of Winnipeg) as perceived through its realty, its buildings, and its people." - from Introduction. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy of this informative reference. 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

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How To Choose Vocations From the Hands with 66 illustrations and charts

By: N/A

Price: $695.00

Publisher: USA, Putnam: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 522H0298

ISBN: B000IMP5DW

Condition: Good


B000IMP5DW 336 pages. Fifty-nine black and white photos illustrate various features of the hands. "Shows how any parent can easily select the occupation for which a child is best fitted and prepare him for success. Shows how men and women entering college can prepare themselves for their best vocations, wasting no time on studies that will not contribute to their success. Selects definite positions in definite industries: every selection is concrete; there are no generalities. Over 4000 positions are listed in which different types of people can be successful. The result of thirty ye... View more info

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Men At Work : Business As Usual / Cargo [Songbook]

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, April-Blackwood Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812H0231

ISBN: B0013GCGPW

Condition: Very Good


B0013GCGPW 144 pages. Includes four pages of colour photos of the band. Songs include: Who Can it Be Now?; I Can See It In Your Eyes; Down Under; Underground; Helpless Automation; People Just Love to Play with Words; Be Good Johnny; Touching the Untouchables; Catch a Star; Down by the Sea; Dr. Heckyll and Mr. Jive; Overilll; Settle Down My Boy; Upstairs in My House; No Sign of Yesterday; It's a Mistake High Wire; Blue For You; I Like To: No Restrictions. Store stamp upon title page, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Contents appear unused. Light external wear. An excellent c... View more info

The Bible - Fact, Fiction or Faith

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Timmins, ON, Canada, Arrow Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45307292

ISBN: 096925170X

Condition: Very Good


096925170X 196 pages. Written to promote independent thinking in those people who will read the bible with an open mind. Eye-catching glossy colour covers. View more info

Revolution of the Heart: Essays on the Catholic Worker

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., New Society Pub: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73507430

ISBN: 086571262X

Condition: Fine


086571262X 394 pages including index. Offers fresh, passionate examinations of the themes, events and people that have shaped and continue to build the Catholic Worker. "The most vigorous and rigorous examination of the Catholic Worker experiement to appear in print, and significantly, it originated within the movement itself." - John Dear, S.J., Theological Studies. View more info