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Image for Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

By: Alberta Rose Historical Society

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Rose Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628H0164

ISBN: 0889253692

Condition: Very Good


0889253692 828 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Chapters include: The Early Years; Agriculture; Governments; Towns and Businesses; Education/Schools; Spiritual Life/Churches; Communication and Transportation; Historic Events; Traditions; Clubs and Organizations; The War Years; Sports and Recreation; Familiy Histories; Family Index. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy of this wonderful genealogical reference and local history. View more info

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The Bunny Rabbit and Other Stories

By: Althea L. Clinton

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Saalfield Publishing Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 251H0483

ISBN: B0024O7E7C

Condition: Fair


B0024O7E7C Approximately 60 pages. Charming black and white illustration on almost every page. Stories include: A Bunny's Tail; Cockletop's Pride; The Timid Little Rabbit; and many more. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper. Above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy reading copy. View more info

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Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 23, 1949 - The Dionne Quints

By: Bankhead, Tallulah; Graziano, Rocky; Bernstein, Walter; Lehman, Milton; Carlisle, Madelyn and Norman; Munro, Keith; Davidson, Bill; Grubb; Dave; Coons, Hannibal; Lull, Roderick; Horwitt, Arnold B.; Beauchamp, D.D.; Yerby, Frank

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1529

Condition: Good


94 pages Features: My Friend Ethel Barrymore; Trouble is My Middle Name - Rocky Graziano Story (part 3 of 3); Why You Haven't got a House; Thrill Pills Can Ruin You - Barbituates; The Strange Case of the Dionne Quints - article with great photos of the 15-year-old girls; Fox of the Indies - Matthew Fox on the prowl in Indonesia. Fiction: The Lollipop Tree; Arabella and the Susquehanna; A Wife Walks Out; For Every Man There's a Woman; The Rain Maker; Pride's Castle (part 6 of 8). Includes these ads: a great colour one-page ad for Zenith radios, Packard cars, RCA Victor radios, Ford cars, Old... View more info

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In the Moon of Wintertime: A Collection of Four-part (4-part) Arrangements of Canadian Folk Songs

By: Barron, John: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Middlesex County Board of Education: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232H2998

Condition: Very Good


93 pages. Black and white illustrations. Includes four-part vocal sheet music for thirty songs including: Auction Block, The Broken Ring Song, The Cherry Tree Carol, A Fenian Song, The Huron Carol, Iron Ore in Fifty-Four, Johnny Doyle, The Lonesome Scenes of Winter, The Morning Dew, The Pride of Glencoe, The Shantyman's Life, The Star of Logy Bay, and The Sailor's Return, and many more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy in illustrated blue card covers. View more info

Image for Journey to Yesteryear: Reminiscences of Bateman [Saskatchewan] District Pioneers 1907-1967 [Local History]

Journey to Yesteryear: Reminiscences of Bateman [Saskatchewan] District Pioneers 1907-1967 [Local History]

By: Bateman Homemaker's Club; Lightbody, Irene [Editor]

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Saskatchewan, Bateman Homemakers' Club: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 532H3724

ISBN: B013JFZFGQ

Condition: Good


B013JFZFGQ 76 pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. "It is hoped that this story will help the younger generations to understand better the way in which this country was opened and settled by their forefathers - the trials, hardships and pride in accomplishment and ownership." - Introduction. Few markings to contents. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy of this very informative and engaging local history. Arora 258. View more info

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Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 9, 1949 - Rocky Graziano / Mickey Mouse

By: Betz, Betty; Graziano, Rocky; Wallace, Irving; Gervasi, Frank; Sontheimer, Morton; Hartwell, Dickson; Miller, James Robbins; Ford, Corey; Fran, Harriet Jr.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1527

Condition: Good


78 pages. Features: Jap kids are our job - Betty Betz educates Japanese youngsters in Japan; Trouble is my middle name - Rocky Graziano (part 1 of 3); Mickey Mouse, and how he grew; Iron Man Barkley - America's oldest Vice-President, Alben William Barkley - article with nice one-page photo portrait; Our Reeking Halls of Justice (part 2 of 2); Let's Eat with the Harvey Boys - Stewart, Byron S., Daggett and Byron Jr.; Back page opinion piece on Rocky Graziano/boxing. Fiction: Gaffney the Accused; The Paper Trail; Truth or Consequences; Pride's Castle (par 4 of 8); Nice 2-page color aerial phot... View more info

Covering Rough Ground

By: Braid, Kate

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Raincoast Books, Polestar: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44607200

ISBN: 091959168X

Condition: Very Good


091959168X 92 pages. Author's inscription upon title page. "Kate Braid's poems radiate pride in the dexterity of her woman's body, in a crafts(wo)manship that breaches the closed structures of the men's way of doing and seeing things." - Daphne Marlett. Author is a joureywoman carpenter in Vancouver, British Columbia. Traces of yellowing to page edges. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, January (Jan.) 1948 - "Lucky Tremaine" / "Buster" Brown's Brain-Wave

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, January (Jan.) 1948 - "Lucky Tremaine" / "Buster" Brown's Brain-Wave

By: Brenton, Richard; Maynard, Brian; Beamish, Huldine V.; Wallaby; Ryder-Smith, Roland; Kegley, Howard; MacMunn, Sir George; Greig, Captain C.; "Capricorn";

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2553

Condition: Good


18 [ads], 189-250 pages. Features: On the Edge of the World (part 1) - adventures of a Wolverhampton office worker who travels to Tierra del Fuego to hunt and pirate furs; The Australian Stockman - photo-illustrated article; Picturesque Portugal - photo-illustrated article; Buster Brown's Brain-Wave - delightful yarn of the old sailing-ship days involving the crew of the 'Pride of London'; The Baker and the Bears - photo-illustrated article of the bears which feed from the cooks at Stevens' Gulch Road Camp on Mount Rainier in Washington state; The "Rockologist" - photo-illustrated art... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 17, 1952 - Cover Photo of the Queen at the British Industries Fair

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2775

Condition: Good


Pages 821-864. Features: Gorgeous Arthur Guinness, Son & Co. colour ad inside front cover features Toucan birds illustrated by Lobban; The U.S. Supreme Court; The Coronation Commission's First Meeting, and other royal occasions; Photos of the Silverstone races; The Stricken U.S.S. Wasp limps home - with photos of the 75' gash to her bow where she struck a mine-sweeper-destroyer; Photo of members of the Cho Oyu Expedition, including Mr. Eric Shipton; Stirling Moss is congratulated for a victory; Photo of Stalin holding child; The R.M.S. Gothic in the Captain Cook graving dock in Sydney; The Ita... View more info

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The Illustrated London (ILN) News, September 8, 1956 - Suez Crisis

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2844

Condition: Good


Pages: 365-404. Features: Colour photo ad for Gilbey's Spey Royal Whisky inside front cover; Classy one-page colour ad for Armstrong Siddeley Aero Engines with playing card theme; Nice one-page photo ad for Bristol features their aviation products; Propaganda cover photo from Egypt shows pouncing Egyptian about to bayonet a dummy; Two pages of photos related to the Suez crisis including Dulles, Nasser, El Said Abdel Rahman El Mahdi, R.G. Menzies, Dr. Aliquli Ardalan, Mr. Menon of India and Messrs Latgoba and Abdelgani from Indonesia; Page of photos related to cancelled Great Britain - U.S.S.R.... View more info

SOUVENIR COLLECTION OF THE POSTAGE STAMPS OF CANADA 1992

By: CANADA POST CORPORATION

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, CANADA POST CORP: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 51308907

ISBN: 0660574454

Condition: Very Good


0660574454 56 pages. "...the stamps of Canada are a unique form of communication. They are themselves national icons, which embody in their design, and their ubiquitousness, a representation of the country's experience that enhances everyone's understanding and pride. The philatelists know it, and I think, whenever those of us who are not stamp collectors stop to think about it, we know it too." - Patrick Watson, from front flap of dust jacket. Small faint erasure to decorated front endpaper, else unmarked. Light wear to book and dust jacket. Sorry but no actual stamps included. ... View more info

London Pride: The Story of a Voluntary Hospital

By: Clark-Kennedy, A.E.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 86801591

ISBN: 0091365414

Condition: Very Good


0091365414 254 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. 'The London', one of the greatest hospitals of all, was founded in 1740 by six men who met at the Feathers Tavern, Cheapside and put up 100 pounds between them. From then on the story is one of constant dedication. In writing of the hospital he knows best, Dr. Clark-Kennedy speaks for teh whole Voluntary system, providing a fascinating comparison with the modern National Health Service. Light to moderate wear. Clean and unmarked. Illustrated glossy covers. Nice copy. View more info

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Back Where We Belong: Revealing and Intimate Diary of Liverpool's Road to Wembley Glory

By: Cotton, Eddie

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Pride of Place UK Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 411A9773

ISBN: 1874645256

Condition: Very Good


1874645256 192 pages. A revealing intimate diary of Liverpool's road to Wembley glory. "The author has pulled no punches to give the fans a true reflection of life among the players and staff at Liverpool." - Roy Evans. View more info

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Okanagan Harvest: Favorite (Favourite) Fruit and Vegetable Recipes

By: Delver and Weston: Editors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, DVA: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 755C9921

ISBN: 0969341105

Condition: Good


0969341105 197 pages plus index. Colour photos. Produced by the Downtown Vernon (B.C.) Association Cookbook Committee... "this collection of recipes is a co-operative venture by a number of local citizens who wish to share their culinary achievements, utilizing the pride of our valley - the Okanagan harvest." - from Mayor's Dedication. Average wear and soiling. Few markings. A sound working copy. View more info

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Racial Pride and Prejudice

By: Dingwall, Eric John

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Watts & Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 522G3555

Condition: Good


246 pages. Index. "A study of the question (of raciism) from the point of view of the anthropologist and the psychologist, but written in a simple and interesting style, free of academic jargon, and eminently suited to the needs and tastes of the general reader... False and fanatical notions of race and colour are chiefly associated, in the popular mind, with German Nazism. But in fact they have a longer history and are more widespread than is commonly supposed, and constitute one of our major post-World War (II) problems." - from dust jacket. Unmarked with average wear. Binding i... View more info

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Itinerant Canadian

By: Duthie, William F.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Orca Book Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 815A1389

ISBN: 0920501249

Condition: Good


0920501249 193 pages. "... Recalls a business career that began in banking, matured with the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, and ended up in the field of real estate... Exposes personal scandals and bureaucratic bumbling within these institutions and recounts with pride the anecdotes and accomplishments of his fellow members of the Toronto Arts and Letters Club." - from back cover. Bit of writing upon first blank leaf else unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Rodding and Re-styling Magazine, January (Jan.) 1958, Volume 4, Number 11 - Cover Photo of Purple Pride, Belonging to Fred Steele

Rodding and Re-styling Magazine, January (Jan.) 1958, Volume 4, Number 11 - Cover Photo of Purple Pride, Belonging to Fred Steele

By: Emmett, Morgan; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Universal: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2171

Condition: Fair


66 pages. Features: Pin-Stripers of the East - with photos of cars belonging to Ronald Lussier, Al Cravero, Tony Kinta, Leo Burnett, Hal Gray, Andy Southard, Jr.; 1957 World Series Drags - great photo-illustrated article which includes list of winners; Powr-Lok - article on this early posi-trac-style product; How to beef your valve springs; Fred Steele and his 'Purple Pride'; Chrysler Power for your Ford; and more. Above-average wear. Prior owner's name on front cover and title page. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for HMCS Tecumseh - 75 (Years) With Pride, 1923-1998 - A Tribute to Calgary's Naval Community

HMCS Tecumseh - 75 (Years) With Pride, 1923-1998 - A Tribute to Calgary's Naval Community

By: England, Karin; Embree, Jeanette; Brandsgard, Bonnie; Cartier, Richard: Book Committee

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Canada, 75th Anniversary Committee: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C9749

Condition: Very Good


80 pages. Prior owner's details inside front board. Important personal recollections hand-written near photo on page 27. View more info

Image for The Marco Polo expedition: A journey along the Silk Road

The Marco Polo expedition: A journey along the Silk Road

By: Fisher, Richard B

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 431A2047

ISBN: 0340416068

Condition: Very Good


0340416068 240 pages. Index, bibliography, glossary. Nice photography in colour and black and white. "A journey through history, but at the same time an acute observation of central Asia today, its people and its places, and especially its pride in its past, as demonstrated by restoration work to Islamic, Buddhist and Christian monuments all along the route." - from dust jacket. Gift greetings inside front board. Dust jacket price-clipped. Remainder dot to bottom edge of text. View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss"

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss"

By: Gallagher, Captain James; Davidson, Bill; Fay, Bill; Crichton, Kyle; Bauer, Hambla; Graziano, Rocky; Bernstein, Walter; Finney, Jack; Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Lamb, Harold; Clark, J.G. Jr.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1528

Condition: Good


90 pages. Features: My Hop Around the World - Captain James Gallagher - article with great photos; 101 Answers to Cancer; Baseball's Winners of 1949; Young Man with a Sneer - Richard Widmark - article with great full-page headshot photo; Hot Fashions by Hattie Carnegie; Trouble is my Middle Name - part 2 of the 3 part Rocky Graziano article; Nice colour illustrations and article for men's spring fashion. Fiction: You Haven't Changed a Bit; Last Kiss; The Stolen Countess; The Spell of the Jade Goddess; Pride's Castle (part 8 of 8). Includes these ads: Hart Schaffner & Marx ad inside front co... View more info