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The Fables of Aesop - with 75 Illustrations

By: Aesop

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A., W.B. Conkey Company: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25408039

Condition: Fair


188 pages. Undated. Well-worn. From the Young People's Libary. Circa 1950? View more info

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Sadism and Masochism: Algolagnia- The Psycholgy, Neurology and Physiology of Sadistic Love and Masochism

By: Albert Eulenburg

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Random House Value Publishing: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 511H3740

ISBN: 051745548X

Condition: Very Good


051745548X 188 pages. Bibliography. Black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. English translation of the 1902 German first edition. "A physiological, psychological and neurological study of the phenomena of sadism and masochism. Explores the factors that contribute to algolagnia and discusses its history through the ages. Includes explanations of the actual implements and devises used in algolagnia, as well as descriptions that serve to define the practices of sadism and masochism. A complete bibliography allows for further research." - dust jacket. Clean and u... View more info

Greetings from Canada: An album of unique Canadian postcards from the Edwardian era, 1900-1916

By: Allan Anderson

Price: $57.30

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 71409023

ISBN: 0770517218

Condition: Good


0770517218 188 pages. Illustrated in colour and black and white. The period between 1900 and 1916 was the golden age of the picture postcard in Canada; the craftsmanship evident in hand-tinted and lithographed "postals" was never surpassed, the craze for collecting and sending them never so widespread. In one year Canadians exchanged over 60 million of them, and today, as much-sought-after collectibles, these postcards present an enchantingly candid portrait of Edwardian Canada and its citizens. Average wear. Unmarked. Small patch of peeling from upper corner of front cover where ... View more info

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Country Gentleman - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living - April (Apr.) 1950: I Farm in the Moon

By: Athanas, Verne; Knox, Joe; Constiner, Merle; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2274

Condition: Good


188 pages. Features: Signposts toward super yields; Scrob cows good-bye - artificial insemination; "Like to Ride with Daddy" - farm safety; California's new Millions; Clover Seed Can be a Cash Crop; Dyed-In-The-Wool Ranchers - the John Norton's of Montana's Gallatin Valley; I Farm in the Moon; That Laborsaving Tractor Lift; Making good land better; Now the aminals tell us; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

The Tofu Cookbook

By: Bauer, Cathy

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Emmaus, PA, Rodale Pr: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 75608958

ISBN: 0878572465

Condition: Fair


0878572465 188 pages. The no cholesterol, high protein food from the Orient as it can be used in your kitchen. A look at the recipes herein will convince you that tofu offers a way to enjoy your favorite foods at low cost, without concern over calories and excess animal fats. This copy has "been around the block" once or twice but is unmarked and the binding is sound. A useful and affordable reference. View more info

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Site Protection and Oil Spill Treatment at SEL-188 - An Archeaological Site in Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

By: Betts, Robert C.; Wooley, Christopher B.; Mobley, Charles M.; Haggarty, James C.; Crowell, Aron

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Publisher: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101G0897

Condition: Very Good


238 pages. "Documents the administrative aspects of discovery and treatment, describes the sequence of treatment events in 1990 and 1991, summarizes the results of uplands and intertidal archaeological investigations conducted in response to planned treatment and presents environmental, historial, and archaeological data relevant to understanding SEL-188 in relation to other nearby coastal sites. The report is essentially a case study in protecting cultural resources from potential impacts resulting from a marine oil spill and subsequent treatment." - from page iii. Light wear. Cle... View more info

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The Story of the W.R.N.S. (Women's Royal Naval Service)

By: Bigland, Eileen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Nicholson & Watson: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3081

Condition: Good


188 pages. Black and white photographic plates. "It is impossible to overstate the value of the service given to the country by the W.R.N.S. Without them it would have been impossible to conduct the Naval war; we could never have found enough men to man all the ships and also perform the thousand and one duties which fell to the lot of the W.R.N.S." - Admiral Sir William James/Foreword. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear to speckled beige cloth-covered boards. Binding intact. Dust jacket not included. A sound copy. Bibliographic reference: Law 0914. View more info

Cultural Literacy for Freedom - An Existential Perspective on teaching, Curriculum and School Policy

By: Bowers, C.A.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Elan: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83301809

Condition: Good


188 pages including notes. Combines existential interpretation of learning and teaching with the theory of socialization developed by Peter Berger and Thomas Luckmann to raise a number of important questions including: What taken-for-granted cultural assumptions are transmitted in the classroom?; How accurately do curricular materials reflect social and environmental conditions?. "Starting with the understanding of education as a genuine dialigue between teacher and student this book elucidates in direct and vivid prose that combination of 'psychosocial moratorium' for the student and ex... View more info

Managing Stress: Keeping Calm Under Fire (Briefcase Books Series)

By: Braham, Barbara J.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44201431

ISBN: 155623855X

Condition: Fair


155623855X 188 pages including index. Provides you with the author's CALM approach, a four-step solution to stressful situations. Offers a philosophy that goes beyond the quick-fix solutions that oftern create even more stress. Please note: title page removed. Otherwise, book is clean, bright and unmarked with faintest wear. Some page corners were folded. Excellent copy. View more info

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Canadian Geographical Journal, June 1930, Vol. I, No. 2 - Second Issue

By: Brann, Esther; Barbeau, Marius; King, Rt. Hon. W.L. Mackenzie; Stone, John; Stokes, Charles W.; Seeley, Sylvia

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662G2690

Condition: Good


Pages 103-188 plus 10 pages of wonderful vintage advertisements. Features: A Quebec Sketch book - article with colour plates of paintings by Esther Brann; Full-page colour plate of painting entitled "The Skeena River"; An Indian Paradise Lost - Abundantly photo-illustrated article on scenery and native peoples in the Skeena River, British Columbia, district; Writer James DeMille - photo and brief bio plus his poem The Maiden of Quoddy; Photo portrait and message from Prime Minister Mackenzie King; A Fragment of China - article with many wonderful photos from China by John Stone, with e... View more info

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The Casorso Story - A Century of Social History in the Okanagan Valley

By: Casorso, Victor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Okanagan Falls, BC, Rima Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644C8596

Condition: Fair


188 pages plus index. "The centennial history of an immigrant family, telling how it settled into the Canada of the 1880s and the way it was able to contribute to the development of British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. An entrancing account, written with humor and insight, about a very full century in Canada's important Okanagan region." - from back cover. Prior owner's details inside front cover. Above-average wear. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Underwater Acoustic Systems (Macmillan new electronics series)

By: Coates, R. F. W.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Palgrave Macmillan: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 621H0808

ISBN: 0333425421

Condition: Fair


0333425421 188 pages. Index. Graphs and diagrams. "Provides a comprehensive overview of applied underwater acoustics which will be of value to students, researchers and engineers interested in exploiting sound transmission in the sea for scientific or technical purposes." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this informative work. View more info

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English and Chinese second reader =: Hua ying tong yu di er juan

By: Condit, Ira M

Price: $495.00

Publisher: New York, American Tract Soc: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467H1212

ISBN: B0008BVS3Y

Condition: Good


B0008BVS3Y 188 pages. Occasional black and white illustrations in text. Copyright 1902. No indication of prior printings. Includes 72 reading lessons with titles such as Confucious and the Wise Boy, A Cunning Fox, and The Camel and the Miller, plus exercises on vowel sounds, consonant sounds, and articulation. "The lessons cover quite a large range of subjects. In this way the Chinese scholar will acquire much valuable knowledge." - from Preface. Includes text in English and Chinese, side-by-side, on each page. Minimal faint markings to contents. Binding intact. Average wear ... View more info

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The Beloved Island (The Queen Charlotte Islands Vol. 3)

By: Dalzell, Kathleen E.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 327C5352

ISBN: 1550170082

Condition: Good


1550170082 188 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. Map endpapers. "Another excurstion to the fascinating and mythical Queen Charlottes." - from dust jacket. Gift greetings to verso of front free endpaper. Moderate wear. Binding sound. A quality copy. View more info

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Advance to Go - The Road to Rich Retirement

By: Dickson, Alan

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, PREFFERED MARKETING LTD: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 162G2742

ISBN: 0968885519

Condition: Very Good


0968885519 188 pages. Provides very practical and easy-to-read advice for Canadians. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Don't you Have Anything Better to Do?

By: Durant, Jane

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. Canada, Self-published: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44307329

ISBN: 0969366612

Condition: Very Good


0969366612 188 pages. A series of parables about life and traces author's journey from the straight-jacket of paternalism to where she is today - a self-employed professional speaker and teacher. A collection of vignettes laced with traditional wisdom and a lot of humour. Unmarked. Moderate wear to covers. View more info

The Joy of Not Knowing It All: Profiting from Creativity at Work or Play

By: Ernie J. Zelinski

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Visions Intl Pub: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 86501814

ISBN: 0969419422

Condition: Very Good


0969419422 188 pages including bibliography. Whether you are an artist, poet, or entrepreneur, this entertaining resource is designed to help you profit from creativity at work or play. Prior owner's details clipped from front flyleaf else clean, bright and unmarked. Faintest wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Country Gentleman - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living - October (Oct.) 1950: Green is Their Virginia Valley

By: Fowler, Bertram B.; Foster, Bennett; Rich, Louise Dickinson

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2269

Condition: Good


176 pages. Features: Here's Your Job; Chickens thrive on built-up litter; Getting fire fighters to the farm; Quality beef from grass - Bill Darbyshire and Jake Sells; Hope for two lamb crops a year - Armour and Company; home-grown fruit for the corn belt; green is their Virginia Valley - John L. Turner and family; What are Russians really like?; Protect your stored grain; Safe storage of high-moisture corn; Light control brings fall lambs; back cover color photo ad for Camel cigarettes features Ezio Pinza, former star of "South Pacific"; and more. Opening to back cover mended with a... View more info

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I swear by Apollo: Dr. Ewen Cameron and the CIA-brainwashing experiments

By: Gillmor, Don

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Montreal, Eden Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 353G1071

ISBN: 0920792723

Condition: Very Good


0920792723 188 pages. References. Reproductions of black and white photos. "The fascinating story of Dr. Ewen Cameron, his career, and its consequences." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Contents gently yellowed with age. A quality copy. View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post, November 17, 1951 - Inside Eisenhower's Headquarters / I Was Stalin's Prisoner

By: Herndon, Booton; Walker, David; Fay, William; Mann, Peggy; Forester, C.S.; Hauser, Ernest O.; Webster M.D., Robert K.; Perry, George Sessions; Vogeler, Robert A.; White, Leigh et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2387

Condition: Good


188 pages. Fiction: Football Punk - That's Me; The Stalking of Sheila; The Champ's Last Fight; The Misfit; Novelette - High Stakes, Mr. Hornblower; The Killer Wore a Badge - part 2 of 6 by Thomas Walsh; Ruler of the Range - part 4 of 6 by Peter Dawson. Features: Inside Eisenhower's Headquarters - SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe); I'm a Doctor - And I'm Human; The Cities of America - Beaumont, Port Arthur and Orange; I Was Stalin's Prisoner - part 4 of 6; The Woes of an All-American - Vic Janowicz of Ohio State; The Sinister Doings at the United Nations - Trygve Lie and Co... View more info