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Image for Six (6) Essential Ingredients of Unlimited Success: Complete 6 Cassette Tape Set in Case

Six (6) Essential Ingredients of Unlimited Success: Complete 6 Cassette Tape Set in Case

By: Aaron, Raymond

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Raymond Aaron Group: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 447A6028

Condition: Fine


Covers the following 6 topics: Four Reliability Traits - do what you say, finish what you start, show up on time, say please and thank-you; One Basic Business Relationship Question; Four Fallacies of Interaction; Twelve Work Habits for Success; The Wisest Financial Habit; Seven Laws - multiplied returns, integrity, Causality, the Open Heart, Persistence, Action, Obstacles. Undated. Circa late 1990s. Clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Beautiful set. View more info

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Little Ones

By: Abbott, Eleanor Vera

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Amex Co., Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136G3118

Condition: Fair


10 page colour-illustrated board book. Undated. Circa 1945? No text. Illustrator is unstated but may be E.V.A., Eleanor Vera Abbott. Three-inch opening to base of backstrip. Above-average external wear. Gift greetings inside front board. A worthy vintage copy of this charming work. View more info

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B.C. Binning

By: Abraham J. Rogatnick; Adele Weder; Ian M. Thom

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3779

ISBN: 1553651715

Condition: Good


1553651715 "This elegantly designed book pays well-deserved homage to the life and work of B.C. Binning, a man who helped steer Vancouver's artistic community more boldly towards the mainstream and an international future." - dust jacket. 179 pages. Chronology, footnotes, selected bibliography and index. Generously illustrated in colour and black and white. Printed upon glossy stock. Large handwritten gift greetings upon front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. Short opening to front fold of dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade... View more info

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The Akerman Family: Growing Up with Salt Spring Island

By: Ackerman, Bob (Signed); Sherwood, Linda

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151H2221

ISBN: 0973982608

Condition: Good


0973982608 Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. 325 pages. Index. Black and white reproductions of archival photos in text. Includes chapters on Akerman and Gyves family genealogy, plus the author's native ancestry. "Bob's incredible memory of the stories he heard from his family while he was growing up gives an excellent glimpse into what life was like for the early residents of Salt Spring Island. The stories he tells remind us of the importance of family, community and history: they remind us of our place as individuals and as part of the greater whole." - f... View more info

Song Success

By: Adams, Chick

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Self-Published: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83202436

Condition: Good


119 pages. Introduction by Lou Handman, composer of "Are You Lonesome Tonight" and many other hits states in part "I know of no one who could be more capable to write a book on the songwriting and music publishing business". Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Nice copy of this nostalgic work. View more info

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Canadian Antiques Collector - a Journal of Antiques and Fine Arts: April 1968

By: Adams, Marian: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 764G0125

Condition: Good


23 pages Features: The Burlington Glass Site - Brief history of Burlington Glass Co. in Hamilton, Ontario (circa 1874 - 1910) and articles unearthed at the old site 1967; James Tissot - The life of French painter James Tissot and the exhibition of his work at the Art Gallery of Ontario; Development of the English Candlestick - A look at the evolution of the candlestick from rustic origins to functional works of art; The Beaver Club Medal - History of the Beaver Club (1785 - 1824), a club organized by 19 North West Company traders and the Beaver Medals (coins); and Evlyn B. Payton - Artist... View more info

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Adventures of Billie and Belinda in Tokyo

By: Adams, T.F.M.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Seihei Okuyama: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C5073

Condition: Good


38 pages. Front flap of dust jacket laid inside front board. "Designed for children from four years of age to about 10, its authentic scenes of Japan and its people will both interest and educate... An amusing, refreshing and heart-warming story about two little Budgies who are visiting Japan with their Mistress, a charming old lady." - from front flap of dust jacket. Several two-page colour illustrations. Many monochrome illustrations. Stiff navy covers. Child's name neatly printed upon title page else unmarked. Half-inch opening to bottom edge of decorated front free endpaper.... View more info

The gaiety of gables: Ontario's architectural folk art

By: Adamson, Anthony

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86203509

ISBN: 0771000588

Condition: Fine


0771000588 Unpaginated. "The story of Ontario's Barge Boards, also called Verge Boards and by the unversed, Gingerbread. A treasury of a fascinating aspect in our rich architectural heritage. Combines the best of scholarship, photography and delightful popular appeal to provide one of the most original books ever produced on a subject that is truly one of Canada's indigenous art forms." - from dust jacket and title page. Book clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Modest wear to illustrated dust jacket. An indispensable work for those interested in Ontario's rural archite... View more info

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Two Years of French Foreign Policy. Vichy 1940-1942 (tudes d'histoire conom...

By: Adrienne Doris Hytier

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Minard: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H3705

ISBN: B00CU9YP4G

Condition: Good


B00CU9YP4G 402 pages. Extensive bibliography. Text in English. The first work to study the Vichy period as a whole, and for its own sake. Chapters include: Inventory; The Breeaking Up of a Partnership; Uneasy Relations With England; The Vanquished and the Victor; Collaboration; A New Name Enters French History - Montoire; The Neutrals; The Laval Crisis; Darlan Tries His Hand; Collaboration At a Price; The Last Months. Prior owner's details atop first blank leaf, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Two inch opening between bottom of back cover and spine. Binding intact. A worthy copy. View more info

Image for Contact Magazine - Ceramics from a Canadian Perspective, Winter 1997-1998, No. 111 - Varda Yatom's Latest Work

Contact Magazine - Ceramics from a Canadian Perspective, Winter 1997-1998, No. 111 - Varda Yatom's Latest Work

By: Ailincai, Arina; Zakin, Richard; Gogarty, Amy; Hakkert, Sara; Mathieu, Paul; Golley, Trudy; Nickel, Grace; House, Harlan; Thomas, G.W.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Ceramic Contacts, Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1999

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Printed Imagery on Clay; Working with Panels and Wall Pieces; Matthias Ostermann; International Ceramics Conference; The Human Condition - varda Yatom's Latest Work; The Politics of Exclusion; Full Circle - The Story of a Commission - Grace Nickel's work; A Vase for One Flower; The Art of Pricing Art. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

How to Understand and Use Design and Layout (Graphic Designers Library)

By: Alan Swann

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A., How Design Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 63400597

ISBN: 089134358X

Condition: Very Good


089134358X 144 pages including index. Find out how design works and how you can make it work for you. Considers options, decisions and practical applications. "... I shall break down the elements that go into creating a piece of design." - author. Light wear. Unmarked. Attractively colour illustrated throughout. Excellent copy. View more info

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Angkor : Splendors of the Khmer Civilization

By: Albanese, Marilia

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Italy, Gardners Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 618C5913

ISBN: 8880958305

Condition: Fine


8880958305 295 pages. Index. Bibliography. Glossary. Glorious colour photography throughout. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy of this fascinating work. View more info

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Electrical Communication

By: Albert, Arthur Lemuel

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133C7140

Condition: Good


448 pages. Black and white illustrations. "Presents the various phases of transmitting intelligence electrically as they contribute to the end desired - that of providing the public with an adequate and economical communication service." - from Preface. Prior owner's bookplate inside front cover, otherwise unmarked. Minor lean to spine. Average wear. A sound first edition copy of this early work in the field, the modern state of which might be unrecognizable to the author. View more info

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Alberta Formed - Alberta Transformed

By: Alberta 2005 Centennial History Society

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156G4279

ISBN: 155238196X

Condition: Fine


155238196X Total of 808 pages in two volumes. Bibliographical references and index. "Spans a remarkable 12,000 years of history and showcases the work of 34 of Alberta's most respected scholars. Consists of 30 distinctive and richly illustrated essays representing a wide range of voices and points of view." - from promotional band. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A superb set. View more info

The Good Provider: H. J. Heinz and his 57 varieties

By: Alberts, Robert C

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 46501111

ISBN: 0395171261

Condition: Very Good


0395171261 297 pages including index and many interesting archival black and white photographic plates. This first full-scale biography of H.J. Heinz is a product of sound scholarship and an important contribution to American social history. It is based upon a mass of family diaries, letters, documents, scrapbooks, and other papers made available for this work. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which bears a one inch tear to bottom edge of back panel. Nice copy of this interesting and nostalgic work. View more info

David Livingstone: The Missionary Who "Discovered" Africa 1813-1873 (Heroes of Faith and Courage)

By: Alex, Ben

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Victor Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45304788

ISBN: 1564764745

Condition: Very Good


1564764745 43 pages. Nicely illustrated juvenile literature. "An adventure that will inspire young and old alike: Livingstone's determination to reach his goal, his humility and love for the African people and his storng faith in God." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Museums in Motion: An Introduction to the History and Functions O F Museums

By: Alexander, Edward Porter

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Nashville, TN, U.S.A., Amer Assn for State & Local: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 86801956

ISBN: 091005035X

Condition: Good


091005035X 308 pages including index. A fascinating and scholarly work which examines the rise of museums since the eighteenth century in the fields of art, natural science, science and technology, history, botanical gardens, and zoos. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Good working copy. View more info

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Money for All: Or the Economic Science of Money

By: Alexander, Jesse P.

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Ramsey, Millett & Hudson: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C5065

Condition: Fair


"National bank notes retired - legal tenders the only paper money - prosperity for every industry." - subtitle. "This little work makes no pretensions to literary merit. It was written, by the author, at intervals snatched from his other occupations as a farmer... The leading facts stated, and the great and fundamental truths of the science of money enunciated, are in accordance with the true principles of Political Economy when applied to the present conditions of America, and are believed to be sound and incontrovertible." - from Preface. Contains the following five essays... View more info

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Rod and Gun in Canada Magazine, December 1956 - Make Your Ice Chisel

By: Alford, M.E.; Ghent, A.W.; Morrison, J. Warcup; Fairley, Charles; Nicholson, H.P.; McGillen, Pete; Morrow, Les; Landis, C.S.; Gillese, J.P.; Frost, Rex

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Gardenvale, Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1518

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Make Your Own Ice Chisel - article with photos and diagram; Dr. The Muley is a Home-Body - Drive him out of his range and he'll work hard at coming right back again; Boring Shotgun Barrels; Springer Spaniels in the Field in 1956 - article with photo ofAndrew Dunn with Ludlovian Duskie and Dunoon Drum, H.S. and Mrs. Routley with Breckonhill Bluebell and Rivington Kay, John and Mrs. Blanock with Jonkit Jill, Tixover Monkey and Brackenbank Spey, plus Tixover Monkey owned by John Blanock of Detroit; Your own Bum-Chum (portable seat); .244 Remington Varmint (gun); Funning for R... View more info

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The Wehrmacht War Crimes Bureau, 1939-1945

By: Alfred de Zayas

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, University of Nebraska Press: 1989

Edition: Reprinted from the German

Seller ID: 118A8566

ISBN: 0803299087

Condition: Good


0803299087 364 pages. Index. Bibliography. Black and white illustrations. "The stated primary purpose of this interesting and well-written work is to help minimize the violations of international law in any future armed conflicts." - from back cover. Prior owner's name blacked out upon half-title page else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Quality copy. View more info