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Walt Disney Presents the Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears with the Song "Goldilocks"

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Walt Disney Mickey Mouse Ltd.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25308162

Condition: Good


24 page colour illustrated book with 33 rpm record which, unfortunately, has a piece broken from it. See the pictures. Hear the record. Read the book. Average wear to book which is unmarked. View more info

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A self-reliant future for Canada

By: Biddell, Jack

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, LNC Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A5572

ISBN: 0921842333

Condition: Very Good


0921842333 315 pages. "...Outlines nothing less than a revolutionary strategy to resolve our national debt problem and put the unemployed back to work." - Peter C. Newman. Clean and unmarked with minimal wear. Very nice copy of this important and, unfortunately, unheeded work. View more info

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West Flamboro Township Centennial 1850-1950, Saturday and Sunday July 8th & 9th, 1950 [Ontario Local History]

By: Centennial Committee

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Star Printing: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 643H3714

ISBN: B00DMFXSZO

Condition: Fair


B00DMFXSZO 217 pages. A very informative local history printed upon glossy stock and illustrated with many black and white reproductions of excellent archival photos. Publisher uncertain. Heavy external wear. Binding intact. Unfortunately this copy has experienced moisture exposure from page 174 to the end resulting in about 40 pages which were partially stuck together, causing varying lost portions of text and photos on these pages when they were separated. Definitely not a pretty copy but the majority of text and photos of this important genealogical reference and local history remain ... View more info

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Coast to Coast: The Best of Travel Decal Art (Recollectibles)

By: Dyer, Rod

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Abbeville Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 244A5474

ISBN: 1558591567

Condition: Fine


1558591567 96 pages. "Americans were stuck on America. And they stuck these bits of Americana darn near everywhere. Unfortunately, collecting travel decals has never seemed to catch on in a big way. a few decal printers did sell albums for collectors to display their decals, but no clubs ever got organized, no auctions were scheduled, no experts recognized. This is the only accessible resource to survey the pictorial delights of these wonderful visuals that help us recall who we were and where we went." - from book. Colour illustrations throughout. Attractive colour illustrated ... View more info

The Three Dwarfs

By: Kubasta, Voitech

Price: $57.30

Publisher: Brown Watson Ltd.: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25400943

ISBN: 0709700822

Condition: Fair


0709700822 12 page board book with 6 pop-ups by the inimitable Kubasta. Book is unmarked except for prior owner's blacked out name atop page one. Shows only moderate to average wear. Unfortunately, my young kids briefly got their little hands on this copy resulting in the following: the third pop-up appears to be the only properly functioning unit. Of the remaining 5 pop ups, 4 have a detached piece which should permit a decent repair. The first pop-up seems to be missing at least one piece. It does not appear that any other pieces are missing but we cannot be certain. If you are famili... View more info

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Think Big: My Adventures In Life And Democracy

By: Manning, Preston

Price: $69.95

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 345A5043

ISBN: 0771056753

Condition: Fine


0771056753 452 pages. Index. Black and white photographs. The ultimately sad political story of a man who had the potential to save Canada. Unfortunately for him, and for Canada, in the end he was defeated by his continued insistence upon shedding bedrock supporters in exchange for a better shot at Sussex Drive. Woulda' coulda' shoulda'... but didn't. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Pristine copy. View more info

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McIntosh-Mackintosh: American & Canadian Lineage Records - Volume VII

By: McIntosh, Walter H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Self-Published: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 529A5233

Condition: Fair


117 pages. "Provides a possible source in assisting Clan members and others in projecting a most interesting picture of the Clan Mackintosh in North America." - from Preface. Author, who passed away in 2002, was a genealogist for Clan Mackintosh of North America. "His contributions to his Scottish heritage and to Clan Mackintosh of North America were highly significant." - Larry Young, FSA Scot. Externally this is a beautiful copy in lightly-worn bright red boards. Few markings to front free endpaper. Unfortunately the contents show significant moisture exposure and bear... View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post, March 25, 1961 *JACKIE COOPER'S OWN STORY / THE REAL AFRICA / CASSIUS CLAY*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357A4679

Condition: Fair


Features: They save infant eyes - the war against retinoblastoma at New York's Institute of Ophthalmology; We scaled Doomsday Mountain - the story of 10 men who conquered Masherbrum, a sinister 25,660 foot Himalayan giant which defied climbers for years; Unfortunately I was Rich - Jackie Cooper tells his own story; Of Men I Have Known, Part II - the Russians - Dean Acheson reveals some of his icy experiences with Russia's top-level diplomats early in the cold war; What Africa is really like - the new African nations are moving rapidly out of the Stone Age and bringing with them a seething h... View more info

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New Liberty Magazine, 18 October 1947 *Are Sane Patients Held in Canadian Asylums?*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada, Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8535

Condition: Good


58 pages. Features: Plymouth ad; Are Sane Patients Held in Canadian Asylums? - illustrated feature article by R.M. LeBourdais; The Leader of the People - by John Steinbeck; Photo-illustrated article on Dolores Moran; Paris Finishing School Re-Opens - Bouffemont College - photo-illustrated article; Vincent Massey - Personality of the week - photo-illustrated article; Hate - story by James Robert; Toronto issues newspaper box ban against the left-leaning Toronto Tribune - story and photo; The Crimes of Reginald Birchall - Famous Canadian Crimes #8; How to Raise $100,000 - Toronto's Variety Clu... View more info

Behind the Looking Glass: Toward the Educating Society

By: Ovans, Charles David

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Evergreen Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61205544A

Condition: Good


178 pages including bibliography. Former owner's name atop front flyleaf. "I am indebted to Professor Graham Kelsey, who suggested the title for the book. Schools mirror society. If the schools have inadequacies, it is because society has inadequacies. The problems confronting the schools are societal in nature and solutions for them are to be found within the order and structure of society. In schools the teaching and learning processes, in turn, should mirror the human growth and development process. Unfortunately they do not - because it has never been the intention or expectatio... View more info

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National Home Monthly Magazine, September (Sept.) 1939 - Canada's Prison Shame / William Richard Morris

By: Stewart, Dr. H.; Healy, W.; Miller, E.; Capt. A.O. Pollard, V.C.; Turner, Raymond; King, S.; Constanduros, M.; Morton, R.; Byrne, F.; Edmison, J.; Turner, W.; Thornhill, M.; Jessop, M.; France, B.; Bayne, E.; Stanton, J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4809

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: News digest includes 'a British ministry of propaganda', America's altered mood, free speech in Canada, Moscow bargaining, and from Poland to Rumania; Canada's Prison Shame - intersting article by J. Alex. Edmison includes photos of - the B.C. Penitentiary at New Westminster, youn ladies in the Borstal Institute at Aylesbury, England, Montreal Gaol (Bordeaux Gaol), and members of the Archambault Commission - R.W. Craig, J.L. KKent, Mr. Justice Archambault, J.C. McRuer, and Allan Fraser; Uncle Romeo and the White Pendennings (short story); The Missing Passenger (short story... View more info

Generations My Grandparents Reflections

By: Toys, Discovery

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Martinez, CA, USA, Nada: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52901557

ISBN: 0939979489

Condition: Very Good


0939979489 Unpaginated. A large attractive fill-in-the-blank book which allows grandparents to document the highlights of their lives for the benefit of future generations. Unmarked. Very light wear. Lovely decorated boards. Our customers rave about this book which is, unfortunately, now out of print. View more info