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Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, December [Dec.] 1933, Vol. II, No. 6 - British Honduras (Belize)

Canadian Geographical Journal, December [Dec.] 1933, Vol. II, No. 6 - British Honduras (Belize)

By: Barbeau, Marius; Grove, Frederick, Philip Grove; Wilde, C. Noel; Stokes, Charles W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658H3481

Condition: Good


X [ads], 247-300 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Features: The Tree of Dreams - A Christmas Legend of Notre-Dame de Lorette; The Rockies vs. The Alps - nicely photo-illustrated article; British Honduras (now Belize); The Cornish Riviera; and more. Unmarked with average wear. Some soiling to back cover. Two archival tape repairs to fore-edge of page 277. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative issue. View more info

Image for Lady Las Vegas: The Inside Story Behind America's Neon Oasis

Lady Las Vegas: The Inside Story Behind America's Neon Oasis

By: Berman, Susan

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, TV Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 832A7487

ISBN: 1575000202

Condition: Fine


1575000202 223 pages. "Part history, part memoir, part journalistic expose... Berman takes her memories, her candor and pain and revisits the town where the American dream is chased, found and lost a thousand times a day... Berman's father partnered with Mafia kingpin Bugsy Siegel and built the hotels and casinos that were renowned throughout the world - the Flamingo, the Riviera, and more." - from dust jacket. Illustrated. Clean bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Dust jacket protected in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Beautiful copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

By: Berton, Pierre; Hutton, Eric; Stephenson, Bill; Porter, McKenzie; Moon, Barbara; Trueman, Stuart; Moore, Napier; Baxter, Beverley; Fraser, Blair; Gilmour, Clyde; Lemelin, Roger

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1446

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Napier Moore argues a Canadian health plan won't work; What the Dead Sea Scrolls Mean to the Christian Faith; Remember When the Comics Were Funny? - a look at comic strips in the 1920s; A moving new portrayal of the Nativity story in a CBC half-hour film - many colour photos of the child cast; The West's Happiest Hunting Ground - For one month of the year Brooks, Alberta is a carnival, shooting gallery and crossroads of the rich and famous - all because one resident once brought home a handful of pheasant eggs - article with great photos; How Can Santa Find Me? - an illust... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, January 3, 1948 - The Causes of Airline Accidents / Interview with Pravda Editor

Collier's Magazine, January 3, 1948 - The Causes of Airline Accidents / Interview with Pravda Editor

By: Blochman, Lawrence G.; Hall, Baird; Beauchamp, D.D.; Yaycox, Ernest; McConnell, Oviatt; Bosworth, Allan R.; Lagemann, John Kord; Coons, Hannibal; Neely, Frederick R.; Brandon, O. Henry; Loftus, Robert F.; Van Tine, Ronald G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, IL, U.S.A., The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1562

Condition: Good


66 pages. Articles: Designs for Touring - Salt Water, Salubrity and Sin - Attractions of Mississippi's Gulf Coast - The Poor Man's Riviera; Strife Among the Roses - Rose Bowl Preview - with financial details; For Landings' Sake - a study of the causes of airline accidents; The Truth in Russian Eyes - an interview with the editor of Pravda; The People's Life Preservers - the FDA; Veni, Vidi Valli - Little lady Valli is Italy's gift to Hollywood; Facts and Figures - the last word in foundation garments (corsets, bras and girdles); Old Ties for Old - men can now swap unwanted gift neckwear; Here ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, March 5, 1955 -  Cover Photo of Princess Margaret on Raft in Jamaica

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, March 5, 1955 - Cover Photo of Princess Margaret on Raft in Jamaica

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2813

Condition: Good


Pages 381-428.. Features: Guinness ad inside front cover features Jane Welsh Carlyle; Nice one-page Benson & Hedges ad features ritzy scene aboard trainr; One-page ad for the David Brown companies features welder at work; Nice half-page ad for Westland helicopters; One-page ad for Cossor shows auto assembly line at Morris Motors; One-page Fairey Aviation Company ad honours the H.M. S. Illustrious; Two pages of photos of Princess Margaret being welcomed in St. Kitts, Jamaica and the Bahamas; Turkey and Iraq sign mutual defence treaty; King Hussein of Jordan engaged to Princess Dina Abd-El-Hamid... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, September (Sept.) 12, 1936: Lovely Cover Photo Portrait of Aviator Mrs. Beryll Markham

The Illustrated London News, September (Sept.) 12, 1936: Lovely Cover Photo Portrait of Aviator Mrs. Beryll Markham

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0996

Condition: Good


Pages 419- 460. Features: Excellent cover photo portrait of Mrs. Beryl Markham, the first woman to fly solo east to west across the Atlantic, who recently flew alone from Abingdon to Cape Breton Island; Photo of Mrs. Markham's plane passing over Swindon after the start from Abingdon; Three photos of typhoon damage in Hong Kong; Three photos of US aviators Dick Merrill and Harry Richman who flew from New York to England in 18 hours; Illustrated article discusses Foraminifera; One-page photo portrait of Princess Juliana, heiress to the throne of the Netherlands; Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence J.... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review

The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0990

Condition: Good


Pages 975- 1022. Features: Nice One-page photo-illustrated travel add for Czechoslovakia; Vintage half-page photo-illustrated ad for the French Riviera and Basque Coast; Cover photo of the king and queen and Princess Elizabeth going aboard the Royal yacht "Victoria and Albert" in Portsmouth Harbour; Photos of Portsmouth welcoming the king; Dramatic photo of assembled warships firing royal salute; Two pages of photos of the fleet illuminated at night; Photo of the king leaving 6 inch gun turret in HMS "Southampton"; Illustrated article discusses the riddle of the markings on Mar... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 27, 1948: Canada's New Prime Minister, Louis St. Laurent / U.S. Navy tests "Salamander" Remote-Controlled (Drone) Tank

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 27, 1948: Canada's New Prime Minister, Louis St. Laurent / U.S. Navy tests "Salamander" Remote-Controlled (Drone) Tank

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0967

Condition: Good


Pages 593-620. Features: Cover photo of Mr. J. W. Belcher, a leading figure at the tribunal of inquiry into allegations of irregularities involving ministers; Karsh photo portrait of Mr. Louis St. Laurent, Canada's new Prime Minister; Book review of "The Life and Death of Benjamin Robert Hayden", by Eric George; Several photos of Princess Margaret in Sheffield at the opening of an industrial exhibition; Two pages of photos of people connected with click close tribunal, including Mr. Gerald Upjohn, Mr. Justice Lynskey, Mr. Russell Vick, Mr. Charles Key, Mr. Francis Cecil Price, Mr. Ge... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, November 30, 1948 - Lester A. Pratt is America's Foremost Bank-Fraud Expert / The Jimmy Doolittle Story

Collier's Magazine, November 30, 1948 - Lester A. Pratt is America's Foremost Bank-Fraud Expert / The Jimmy Doolittle Story

By: Budenz, Louis Francis; Rose, Billy; Dugan, James; Pratt, Lester A.; Courtney, W.B.; Norris, Kathleen; Haycox, Ernest; Blochman, Lawrence G.; Frank, Pat; Carson, Robert; Pearce, Dick

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1588

Condition: Good


90 pages. Articles: The Red Plan for S-Day (Soviet Day) when American Communists will perform disrupting tactics in America - with photo of Communist leaders arrested for advocating violent overthrow of the government; I'm a Sucker for Screwballs; Chain Store in the Wilderness - The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) - article with great photos from northern Canada; I Catch Bank Embezzlers; Through Hell and High Brass (part 2 of 5) - The Story of Jimmy Doolittle; Magdealena - California's gift to Broadway - with great color dance photos; Steve Canyon and Me - Milton Caniff writes about his popular com... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November 1969: Cover Photo of the Boston Bruins' "Cocksure Derek Sanderson"

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November 1969: Cover Photo of the Boston Bruins' "Cocksure Derek Sanderson"

By: Carney, Pat; Ross, Alexander; Shulman, Morton; Tower, Courtney; Ruddy, Jon; Davey, Senator Keith; Fischler, Stan; Edmonds, Alan; McKee, Jon; McLean, Keitha; Tennant, Hal; Harris, Marjorie

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G3407

Condition: Good


116 pages. Features: Fantastic full-page colour-photo ad for Canadian Lord Calvert whisky features Oscar Peterson and Guy Lombardo; Full-page ad for the 1970 Arctic Cat Panther; The Black Gold (Oil) Rush of '69 - drilling for gold in the Canadian Arctic; Could the 1929 Crash Happen Again?; A Hole in the Muskeg with Two Billion Dollars In It - excerpt from Morton Shulman's book about a Texas Gulf Sulphur Co. geologist and his hunch; Derek Sanderson - The Dead-End Kid Who Wants to Be a Superstar - Feature Article with colour photos; Colour Ski-Doo ad; The Violent Death of Paddy Donovan; How to ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, April 1927 - American Crime - The RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, April 1927 - American Crime - The RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment

By: Charnley, W.; Gilhespy, W.; Lambe, A.J.; Lee, Herbert Patrick; Richardson, Leslie; Macdonald, Robert M.; Barkas, Geoffrey; Vivian, Herbert; Reekie, A.S.; Stuart-Reid, G.E.; Desmond, Shaw; Parsons, Captain Anthony

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G1459

Condition: Fair


Features: The Derelict; The Vengeance of Devi Chand - the revenge of a bereaved father in India; A Donkey in Spain - the author planned to take a walking trip through Spain with a donkey carrying his baggage; An Arctic Outpost - what happened to three members of the RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment - article with photos; Through France with "Sylvabelle" - I - a yachting voyage from Brittany to the Riviera - article with great photos; The Netik - native 'magic' on a south sea island; Aerial photo of dozens of log booms at Vancouver, B.C.; "The White Man's Great War-Game" - II - ... View more info

Image for Custom Cars Magazine, March (Mar.) 1958, Volume 1 Number 7: Custom Ideas for '52 - '54 Mercs

Custom Cars Magazine, March (Mar.) 1958, Volume 1 Number 7: Custom Ideas for '52 - '54 Mercs

By: Collier, Dick; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Custom Cars: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2163

Condition: Fair


66 pages. Features: Cover photos and feature article on Ed Russell's '52 Mercury; Antenna Antics; Lyle Lake's chopped Riviera; "Scooping" the '57 Merc Skirt; Mario Ppirondini's swapped and chopped 1950 Ford; Stan Medeiros' Chev; Howard Clarkson and his '51 Chev Bel Aire; and more. Above-average but not excessive wear. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, June 22 1957 - Robert Coote of My Fair Lady

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, June 22 1957 - Robert Coote of My Fair Lady

By: Duffy, Robert; Chelsea, Philip; Coote, Robert; Graham, Kathleen M.; Hutton, Eric; Garner, Hugh; Phillips, Alan; Russell, Franklin; Ayre, Robert

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1435

Condition: Good


92 pages. Features: Beautiful full-page ad for Buick featuring a special 2-door 6-passenger Riviera; Is Jean Drapeau a match for Duplessis? - political battles in Quebec, including slum clearing; The Facts About Our High-Seas Battle for Fish; Robert Coote is giving up the best role of his life in "My Fair Lady" after one year - here's why (with colour photos); What's So Funny About Gout?; The Private Life of a Model T - the fascinating 38-year case history of one car originally purchased by Bill Masters - the man who sold her and the five who have successively owned and loved her - ar... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1959 -  Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1959 - Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia

By: Duganne, Phyllis; Chamberlain, W.; Household, G.; McNeil, S.; Jackson, Mahalia; Martin, H.; Blair, C.Jr.; Giesler, Jerry; Tunley, R.; Mauriac, F.; Locke, C.; Gallico, P.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4081

Condition: Good


106 pages. Short Stories: Love Isn't Logical; The Flying Jeep; Escape Artist; The Man Who Invented a Girl. Articles: I Can't Stop Singing - Mahalia Jackson - nice photo-illustrated article; If an Attack Comes - the SAGE electronic warning system; We Dived for the Mystery Treasure - penetrating an unidentified ship off the Yucatan; The Jerry Giesler Story - Part 4 - The Lana Turner Case; Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia - article with many great color photos; Adventures of the Mind #41 - The Final Answer. Serials: Violence on the Plains (part 3 of 8); Too Many Ghosts (part 6 of 7). ... View more info

Image for Look - America's Family Magazine, May 4, 1965 - Chicago's Troubled Schools / On the Set with Moreau and Bardot

Look - America's Family Magazine, May 4, 1965 - Chicago's Troubled Schools / On the Set with Moreau and Bardot

By: Jack Starr; John Toland; Gerald Astor; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Cowles Magazines: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0192

Condition: Fair


108 pages. Features: Great color ad for a purple two-door Buick Grand Sport Riviera; Cover photo of Munick; Front cover fold-out photo of Jeanne Moreau and Brigitte Bardot; Segretation Crisis - Chicago's Troubled Schools; Germany Twenty Years After Hitler; The Last 100 Days; Germany Today; A New World of Surgery; The Butler goes to College - California students work their way through college; Tony Conigliaro of the Boston Red Sox High Note; On the Set with Moreau and Bardot; Electric heat features color photo of Gene Carolan and family in Iowa; Edison Electric Inst. ad features photos of Edwa... View more info

Image for The Wide World  - True Stories of Adventure, May 1927, No. 349, Vol. LIX - Trekking in Unknown Abyssinia / Elephant Hunt in Canada

The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, May 1927, No. 349, Vol. LIX - Trekking in Unknown Abyssinia / Elephant Hunt in Canada

By: Luce, P.; "Ungandu"; Rey, C.; Shields, T.; Tench, C.; Barkas, G.; Evans, E.; Frankl, A.; Upfield, A.; "Guidon"; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0767

Condition: Good


84 pages plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: An Elephant-Hunt in Canada - a six-week hunt results when seven valuable elephants escaped from a circus and took to the British Columbia woods - article with photos; A Fugitive in Thirstland - A former German officer who became a adventurer is South Africa is continually chased by the police; Trekking in Unknown Abyssinia - great photo-illustrated article; The Friendly Mosquito - how a mosquito saved the life of T.A. Shields; Our Salvage Job - a plucky attempt to salvage the crippled vessel Stiklestadt; The Decree of the Wild - a grim ta... View more info

Image for Irene: Vocal Selections from the New Broadway Musical

Irene: Vocal Selections from the New Broadway Musical

By: McCarthy, Joseph; Tierney, Harry; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Big 3: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108C7525

Condition: Good


64 pages. Inside of fold-out front cover features colour photo of the cast onstage. Colour photo of Debbie Reynolds and handsome fellow inside back cover. Many great black and white photos. Includes sheet music, guitar chords and lyrics for the following songs: Alice Blue Gown; The Family Tree; The Great Lover Tango; I'm Always Chasing Rainbows; Irene; An Irish Girl; The Last Part of Ev'ry Party; Mother, Angel, Darling; Riviera Rage; They Go Wild, Simply Wild, Over Me; What do you Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For?; The World Must be Bigger Than an Avenue; You Made Me Love You. Unmarked. ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 12, 1957 - Canada's Biggest Big Businessmen

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 12, 1957 - Canada's Biggest Big Businessmen

By: McNamee, James; Newman, Peter C.; Porter, McKenzie; Olson, Robert; James, Gerry; Allen, Robert T.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4687

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Cover art by Frankline Arbuckle shows horse-drawn potato diggers at work in New Brunswick's St. John River Valley near Grand Falls; Nice colour GWG ad inside front cover features macho scene of two men hefting a heavy wooden box; One-page colour Matinee cigarette ad shows high society equestrian scene; Article on Canada's wheat surplus; Notes on a journey to the Wagner Festival; Canada's Biggest Big Businessmen - with photo of Garfield Weston and grandson at his Riviera home, Samuel Bronfman, John David Eaton, Charles Dunning, Joseph Simard, James Muir, A.E. (Dal) Grauer,... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, April 1954, Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, April 1954, Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0739

Condition: Good


Features: The "Hard-Case" Skipper; a young Merchant Navy radio-operator tries his luck aboaord a North Sea Trawler; A God Comes Home - a missing bronze statue of Zeus; The Buring Ship - An attempted rescue during a fire at sea; The Ju-Ju Snake - a West African tale; Sea Lion Islands - the author visits Sea Lion Rookeries on islands off British Columbia at breeding time - photos; Under Two Flags - a Brit on leave on the French Riviera is mistaken for a French deserter and ordered to perform 18 months military service in France!; Unlucky Mica - a prospector's story about the discovery a... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, March 1954

The Wide World Magazine, March 1954

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1727

Condition: Good


Features: The "Hard-Case" Skipper; a young Merchant Navy radio-operator tries his luck aboard a North Sea Trawler; A God Comes Home - a missing bronze statue of Zeus; The Burning Ship - An attempted rescue during a fire at sea; The Ju-Ju Snake - a West African tale; Sea Lion Islands - the author visits Sea Lion Rookeries on islands off British Columbia at breeding time - photos; Under Two Flags - a Brit on leave on the French Riviera is mistaken for a French deserter and ordered to perform 18 months military service in France!; Unlucky Mica - a prospector's story about the discovery a... View more info