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Image for Rote Songs and Singing Games for School and Home

Rote Songs and Singing Games for School and Home

By: Wickett, F.T.C.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, W.J. Gage & Co. Ltd: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 612G0071

Condition: Good


116 pages including index. "Prepared for the purpose of supplying teachers of primary grades with a suitable and comprehensive selection of rote songs and singing games. Although the work has been compiled with the requirements of the classroom in mind, it will be found equally suitable for use in every home where there are little children." - from preface. The odd check mark beside a song title, otherwise unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Stoker - Royal Navy

By: Wigby, Frederick

Price: $89.95

Publisher: UK, William Blackwood and Sons: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138A8879

Condition: Fair


202 pages. "An account of the simple faith and hard work of sailors, their bravery in danger, their loyalty to their ships and each other... The discipline, fighting spirit and comradeship of the Navy are stamped on every page." - from dust jacket. Heavily worn copy with usual library markings. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody: August 1921 - The Witherell Kidnapping

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody: August 1921 - The Witherell Kidnapping

By: Wiles, Otis M.; d'Easum, B.C.; Sullivan, Alan; Story, Somerville; Lees, Frederic; Cunningham, Eugene; Long, Edward E.; Cornell, Fred C.; O'Hara, G.; Phillimore, Mrs. C.E.; Woolley, C. Leonard; Siringo, Charles A.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: U.K., George Newnes Limited: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G1458

Condition: Good


Black and white photos and illustrations. Features: The Witherell Kidnapping case - Mrs. Gladys Witherell was kidnapped for several days - article with photos of victim and perpetrators; Bad Man Louis - a tale from what is now Glacier National Park in Montana; The Justice of the North - The North-West Mounted Police set out in search of two Eskimos - Sinnisiak and Uluksak - who killed Catholic priests in Canada's north; The Cowboys of the Camargue - a description of the life and cowboys of Frances's Camargue; Through Central America on Horseback - Part I - Eugene Cunningham describes his trip... View more info

Code Word Canloan

By: Wilfred Smith

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16101754

ISBN: 1550021672

Condition: Very Good


1550021672 346 pages including glossary, notes, index and black and white photographic plates. The story of a group of Canadian Army officers who volunteered to serve in the British Army in Europe between D-Day, 1944, and V-E Day, 1945, in a scheme called CANLOAN. Author was one of the participants and has based this work upon research supplemented by the recollections of survivors. A vivid account both of the experiences of the CANLOAN officers and of the scheme itself, from the initial concept to its realization. Presents slit-trench views of the battles in Normandy, Arnhem, Italy, the R... View more info

Torchlight to Valhalla

By: Wilhelm, Gale

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Tallahassee, FL, U.S.A., Naiad Pr: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56400080

ISBN: 0930044681

Condition: Good


0930044681 105 pages. Follows the life of Morgen, nursing her dying father, Fritz, while working to develop her writing skills. The growth of her romance with Toni is told in that marvelous luminous prose that marks the finer work of the author. Average wear. Unmarked. Price sticker remains upon front cover. View more info

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The Millennium Dome: The Official Book of the Dome

By: Wilhide, Elizabeth

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, HARPERCOLLINS ILLUSTRATED: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 133A0155

ISBN: 0002201704

Condition: Fine


0002201704 191 pages. Index. "Illustrated with more than 250 photographs, architectural plans and drawings, many of them never published before, this work is the most comprehensive record available of this modern-day wonder." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Lovely copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, November (Nov.) 29, 1970 - Betty Friedan

By: Wilkes, Paul; Sheehan, Edward R.F.; Pines, Maya; Braun, Saul; Bourjaily, Vance; Viorst, Milton; Peterson, P.; Moffat, S.; Claiborne, C.; Skurka, N.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4107

Condition: Good


160 pages. Features: Cover photo of infant wearing brain-monitoring rig; Gorgeous color fashion ads; Nice color ad for Dante rings for men; Saga Mink ad; Corum color watch ad; Betty Friedan - Mother Superior to Women's Lib (Liberation); Who Runs Egypt? - who will take over after Nasser? - photo-illustrated article; Jerome Bruner argues infants are smarter than anyone things; People are finding ways to fail their draft testing; Nice two-page Jules Jurgensen watch ad; Colorful yApre cravats (ties) ad - with ties designed by Herbert Bergheim; Beautiful Monet jewelry ad features necklace and earr... View more info

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O Toronto: Paintings and Notes

By: William Kurelek

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, New Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 546H1126

ISBN: 0887701981

Condition: Good


0887701981 (xii), 43 pages. "William Kurelek's paintings of Toronto not only portray a great city, but convey a powerful and prophetic vision of modern man as cynical and sympathetic; powerful yet frightened of a few dark thunder clouds; butcher, saviour and producer. The twenty-one paintings, twenty in colour, are accompanied by an introduction by James Bacque (who went on to write "Other Loses"), with expansive notes to each plate by the painter." - from dust jacket. Oblong 11.25" x 8.75". Moderate wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding intact. Above-average w... View more info

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Guidebook for the Pre-Reading and Pre-Primer Programs of the Basic Readers (Curriculum Foundation Series The 1946-47 Edition)

By: William S. Gray; Lillian Gray; Marion Monroe

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1946

Edition: 1946 Edition

Seller ID: 541C6854

ISBN: B000LH6HPO

Condition: Fair


B000LH6HPO 192 pages. Topics include: Introduction to the Pre-Reading Program; Lesson Plans for Before We Read; Introduction to the Pre-Primer Program; Lesson Plans for We Look and See; Lesson Plans for We Work and Play; Lesson Plans for We Come and Go; Bibliography; Index of Skill-Building Exercises. Heavily worn. Prior owner's details atop front cover. Lots of writing inside covers and on title page, otherwise generally unmarked. Binding intact. Not pretty but a worthy reading copy. View more info

Pioneer Parish - the Story of St. Peter's Quamichan

By: Williams, David Ricardo

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Duncan, BC, Canada, St. Peter's Quamichan Anglican Church: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71306405

ISBN: 1550561065

Condition: Very Good


1550561065 92 pages including index. Small dab of liquid paper upon half-title page. A readable account of the origins and mission of an Anglican parish founded in 1866 in the Cowichan Valley region, of wich the present city of Duncan is now the centre, on southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The work traces the many links past and present between the parish and its people and the communities in the region, including Salt Spring Island, as well as with the extensive native community. There is a full description of the historic cemetery, still in operation, as well as biographical s... View more info

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Hindu Stories

By: Williston, Teresa Peirce

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Rand McNally & Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136H1211

Condition: Good


111 pages. Guide to pronunciation. Glossary. Descriptive Notes. Color illustration pasted upon front board. Decorated endpapers. Nine attractive one-page color plates plus many additional charming color illustrations in text. "The nine tales contained in this volume were selected from a large number collected from various sources, and were chosen because they were favorites of the four little listeners, my self-appointed critics, with whom I shared them." - from page 9. Stories include: The Wonderful Garden of Dreams; The Magic Fiddle; Little Toe Bone; Devapala; Little Buzz-Man... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 23: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 23rd, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9871

Condition: Good


Front cover portrait of Commander Charles R. Samson, of the Royal Flying Corps. The linked battles of Eastern France. The Course of events from the Marne to the Aisne. Centerfold artwork entitled "Contrasts in the Great War - The Awful Thunder of the Guns and the Beneficent work of the Army Medical Corps". Photos and Illustrations: The Aga Khan; Extensive plans for the comfort of the travelling Kaiser; British Armoured Car; The French '75' and its inventor Colonel Dupont; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 45: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  June 26th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 45: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) June 26th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9881

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Colonel H.H. The Maharaja of Bikaner. The fight for the Dardanelles. The Great Wave of Loyalty and Imperial enthusiasm in India. Centerfold devoted to photos of Indian leaders and soldiers at work. Photos and illustrations: French soldiers in camp at Seddul Bahr; British encampment near the western entrance of the Dardanelles; Landing operations in the Dardanelles; Indian troops disembark; Many Asian dignitaries; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 53: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  August 21st, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 53: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 21st, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9888

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Her Majesty Queen Alexandra, President of the British Red Cross Society. The Marvelous work of the Red Cross. Italy's entry into the war. Centerfold presents four excellent photos from Braunkopf Hill, Alsace. Photos and Illustrations: the capture of Monte Nero; full-page portrait of Lieut.-General Sir Henry S. Rawlinson, K.C.B., commanding the Fourth Army Corps; many Red Cross photos; and more. Please note: does not include photogravure of Mr. Lloyd George. Covers secured by tape. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 54: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  August 28th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 54: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 28th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9889

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of General Sir Archibald Hunter, G.C.B., D.S.O.. German Life in the first year of the war. The work of the Red Cross. Photos and Illustrations: 5 photo one-page montage of 'how officer-prisoners fared at Friedberg; 4 photos of everyday life of British POWs in Germany; One-page portrait of General Sir Ian Hamilton, commanding the Expeditionary Forces in the Dardanelles; Centerfold presents two photos of French engineers convoying war horses across a French river; Germans hand over their valuable gold, etc.; collection of domestic copper; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. So... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 67: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  November 27th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 67: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) November 27th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9895

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Brigadier-General Charles Macpherson Dobell. The conquest of Togoland and the Cameroon. The Breaking of the Russian Fortress Line. The New Cabinet and its work - Politics and Munitions. Photos/Illustrations: Photo Montage of Czar Nicholas II; the building of munitions; Centerfold photos of King George at the front; The fall of Garua; and more. Covers secured by tape. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 71: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  December 25th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 71: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) December 25th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9898

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Her Majesty the Queen. Concluding portion of 'The Great French Offensive in Champagne and Artois.' Nursing the wounded. Feature: Women's supreme work in the war. The V.A.D. at war. Photos/Illustrations: Centerfold portraits of Her Majesty the Queen and Her Majesty Queen Alexandra, President of the British Red Cross Society; Many photos of women at work; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 72: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 1st, 1916

The Great War Magazine - Part 72: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 1st, 1916

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9899

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of General count Luigi Cadorna, The Italian Commander-in-Chief. Continuation of 'Women's Supreme Work in the War.' The mountain battles for 'Italia Irredenta.' Photos/Illustrations: Multiple centerfold photos of Italian troops in the mountains; photos of General Joffre's visit to Italy; and more. One piece of tape inside front cover. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Field Instruction: Techniques for Supervisors

By: Wilson, Suanna J.

Price: $44.99

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Free Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61501379

ISBN: 0029347408

Condition: Fine


0029347408 348 pages including index. "Provides one of the most comprehensive and detailed overviews of field instruction as it has been traditionally conceptualized in social work education." - Betty Baer, Ph.D. Prior owner's name atop title page else book clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Dust jacket bears minor staining and tearing and remains attractive. Very nice copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 155: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/I/One)  August 4th, 1917

The Great War Magazine - Part 155: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/I/One) August 4th, 1917

By: Wilson,H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9923

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of Rear-Admiral Laurence Eliot Power, appointed in May 1917 to be Director of Dockyards and Repairs. The work of the Navy Engineers - a splendid record. Centerfold photos of torpedoes and smokescreens. The Victories on the Oppy Line and the Sensee Fortress System. Moderate wear. Covers still attached. Unmarked. View more info