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The Five Minute Policeman

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gibsons, BC, Terry Barker: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33700007

ISBN: 0969150822

Condition: Very Good


0969150822 106 pages. "Puts common sense into a tangible form. Makes common sense something that can actually be grasped and identified. As the pages of this book turn, not only will you learn a new system, and see how and why it works, but also you'll be able to identify how and why some of your own methods have worked for you in the past. Instead of having a situation turn for the better next time by good luck, Terry will have given you "The System" - the tools with which you can achieve the same results by design." - from the Preface. Prior owner's names upon half-title... View more info

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Winston Churchill,

By: Barker, Ernest

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Ministry of Information: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 863H2097

ISBN: B0006AQK4O

Condition: Good


B0006AQK4O 72 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. A diminutive Churchillian biography profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. Bibliographic refererence. Woods page 333. View more info

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Brandon: A city, 1881-1961

By: Barker, Graham Franklin

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, G. F. Barker: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 846G3575

ISBN: 0919213251

Condition: Fine


0919213251 431 pages. Index. Reproductions of black and white photos. Author's signed bookplate, bearing typed name of recipient, inside front board. Handsome gilt adornment to dark blue front board. Presents the history of Brandon, Manitoba. Appears unread. Clean and unmarked with negligible wear. An excellent copy. View more info

They Knew Too Much About Flying Saucers

By: Barker, Gray

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Tower: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51606383

Condition: Fair


190 pages. Book is warped and worn with pages yellowed but everything is still holding together. One by one, the leading figures among flying saucer researchers, who have challenged the government denial that saucers come from outerspace, have been silenced. The first and only account of the effort to silence those who once had the courage to speak out. Provides new evidence and astounding new theories which may help to explain the great flying saucer mystery! View more info

Natural resources of British Columbia and the Yukon: An introduction

By: Barker, Mary l

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas, David & Charles: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41302448

ISBN: 0889140499

Condition: Good


0889140499 155 pages. Crammed with informative tables and figures depicting British Columbia's: Minerals, Energy and Water; Land and Forest Resources; Fish and Wildlife; Parks and Recreation; Natural Hazards. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding sound. Solid working copy of this excellent reference. View more info

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The Ship-Busters - The Story of the R.A.F. Torpedo-Bombers

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847C8196

Condition: Very Good


272 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "... An utterly fascinating book, vivid in its unvarnished picture of aircrew life, stirring in its descriptions of heroic actions, intensely moving in its record of human endeavour. A new and hitherto unsaluted band of heroes emerges as Flight Lieutenant Barker unfolds his epic story." - from dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to handsome price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. View more info

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The New Liberty Magazine, July 12, 1947 - Profile of Dr. Harold Taylor

By: Bbarker, Steve; Barker, Linda; Welch, A.; Owen, B.; Wilson, E.; Callan, J.; Dressen, E.; McClusky, T.; Clapp Jr,, C.; Harrington, J.; reeve, A.; Westcott, J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3512

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Should Husbands and Wives Take Separate Holidays?; New Hope for High Blood Pressure - the Rice Diet; Dr. Harold Taylor - photo-illustrated article on the young President of Sarah Lawrence College; Little Audrey - great photo-illustrated article on actress Audrey Totter; Do You Want to Run a Resort?; Rides That Thrill - and Sometimes Kill - a look at amusement park rides; Movie reviews - including 11 photos; Dinah Shore's favourite laugh; Why a Golf Ball has Dimples. Stories: Forty Words; Animal Crackers for Breakfast. Condensed Book: The Border Lord (part 2 of 2). Ads... View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 -  The Women of Mexico Awake

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 - The Women of Mexico Awake

By: Benson, Allan L.; Collins, Joseph; Welliver, J.C.; Barton, William E.; Cameron, Charles D.; Finger, Charles J.; Bowyer, Helen; MacDonald, Paul; barker, S. Omar; Howe, J. Olin; Faris, J.T.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4920

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The Loneliest Man in New York - an intimate study of Frank A. Munsey by one of his former newspaper executives; Through the colored glasses of Freudism the doctor looks at Judy O'Grady and the Colonel's Lady - and decides that Freud should be repudiated; Building Good Roads by Gasoline - income from tolls, gas tax and licenses pays for U.S. roads; America's Scattered Children - the American flag flies in Alaska and more than halfway across the Pacific on thousands of islands; 'Bad English' is a Heritage from Olden Times - much of the grammar now classed as incorrect has co... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1961 - Nice Cover Photo of Cy Bourne and Earl Caldwell with Trap Shooting Trophy

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1961 - Nice Cover Photo of Cy Bourne and Earl Caldwell with Trap Shooting Trophy

By: Bickerton, Wes; Worobey, Pete; Sharcott, Margaret; Meade, Ed; Brandlmayr, John

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4187

Condition: Good


26 pages. Features: Mailbag; Caribou From the Clouds - Wes Bickerton and a trip to Francois Lake for Mountain Caribou - article with photos of Harold Daye, Don and Wes Bickerton, and Shorty Innis; Photo of John Shelford receiving award from Game Director Frank Butler; Photo of Rick Lamb; Two nice illustrated ads for Parker-Hale rifles; Spa Lake Rod Smasher - the dry fly demons of the fly hills - article with photo of Al Worobey and his wife fishing on Bolean Lake; Illustrations of how to identify 'exotic' fish by their tails; Salt Water License - if proceeds from these licenses are used prope... View more info

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The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, July 1951 - The "Killer" Wolves of British Columbia

By: Bride, W. W.; Pitt-Kethley, Victor; Raddatz, Noel, A.; Galivan; Smith, Robert; Navigator; Barker, R. De La B.; Tench, C.V.; Charles, Bernard; Rogers, Lieut.-Commander, K. Farquhar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Wide World: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2544

Condition: Good


xxiv, 193-254 pages. Features: Cover illustration in the Hoggar Mountains, Sahara Desert; Norfleet's Quest (part 1 of 2) - the adventures of a Texas cattleman who tracked down the swindler gang which conned him; The Broken Pick - a prospector's account of an eventful search for a lost Australian gold mine; The Ambush-a gripping story from the vast cattle country of the South American interior; Photo of man standing on one of the devil's marbles in Australia; "People of The Veil" - a most interesting photo illustrated account of a visit to the Tuaregs, the strange masked nomads of the ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, November (Nov.) 19, 1949 - Merseyside Dock Fire

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0952

Condition: Good


Pages 765-804. Features. Cover photo of fire at the No. 2 Gladstone Dock, Liverpool; Photo of Pandit Nehru and other dignitaries at The Lord Mayor's Banquet at Guildhall; Photo after coach horses bolted into Queen Victoria Street crowds, injuring 21 bystanders; Photos of H.M. the King aboard American cruiser the U.S.S. Columbus; Photos of Princess Elizabeth visiting road safety centre; One-page photo of flag-festooned U.S.S. Columbus at Portsmouth; Review of "The Grand Peregrination" by Maurice Collis; Water-colours by Edward Seago; Photos of the U.S. frigates Constellation and Const... View more info

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Country Gentleman - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living - June 1950: A Shot of Nitrogen?

By: Cave, Hugh B.; Tracy, Don; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H2272

Condition: Good


160 pages. Features: Grass silage facts; a shot of nitrogen for your crops?; ten tips to protect your flock; Journeying into America; Top feeders in a fat-cattle state - The Schmidt brothers of Clinton County, Iowa; I saw East Asia's unrest - John Strohm travelled to India, Indo-China and Malaya; Four Corn Belt Neighbors pool labor and equipment - Rusty Peddicord, Mickey Parr, Clint Peddicord, Floyd Long and Ken Peddicord; The way to maintain prosperity; "Swine Courts" control the hogs; Nice color-photo Camel cigarette ad on back cover features Metropolitan Opera Star Nadine Conner; a... View more info

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The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zealand - one of the loneliest jobs in the world; A Night With Pirates - a man's small boat is taken over by pirates in Singapore ... View more info

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Aviator Extraordinary: The Sidney Cotton Story as told to Ralph Barker

By: Cotton, Sidney

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 863H2152

ISBN: 0701113340

Condition: Fair


0701113340 207 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "The story of Sidney Cotton's pre-WWII reconnaissance flights - culminating in a tense episode in late August 1939, when his Lockheed was the last civil aeroplane to leave Berlin - is as thrilling as any novel of the secret service. But it was only a chapter in the adventurous career of this man, born in Australia, who has become something of a legend in his own lifetime." - from dust jacket. Heavily-worn former library copy with usual markings. Binding intact. Not pretty but a worthy reading copy. View more info

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Venture - The Traveller's World (Magazine), December / January 1968, Vol. 4 / No. 6

By: Ehrlich, Arnold; Jahoda, Gloria; Barker, Dudley; Morris, James; Menen, Aubrey; Dinkins, Stephanie; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Travelventures Inc./ Cowles: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2383

Condition: Good


162 pages. Features: India - the eternal countenance; The Little Big World of Scottsdale; Tallahassee; Chioggia; Madras to Kipling Country; Christmas in New York; Life on top of the world in Switzerland; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding sound. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Town & Country Magazine, July 1953, Vol. 107, No. 4370 - Fur Fashions

Town & Country Magazine, July 1953, Vol. 107, No. 4370 - Fur Fashions

By: Frederic, Willa; Ryan, J.D.; Oblensky, Helene; Robinson, Ione; Lesieur, Henry J.; Lucas, Dione; Sert, Misia; Rodgers, Richard

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, The Hearst Corporation: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2856

Condition: Good


108 pages. Cover photo of Italy's Isola dei Pescatori. Features: Many beautiful photo fashion ads in black and white and color; Five photos of the Moonlight Mist Ball include Vivian Goodman, Prince and Princess Artchil Gourielli, Nina Foch, Mrs. John Leib, Martha Crawford, Mary Elliman, Mrs. John Hilson, Minnie CassattMrs. Edward F. Hutton, Maurice Moore, Prince Serge Belosselsky-Belozersky, Mrs. Alfred L. Loomis, Jr., and W.E. Hutton; Herbert Tareyton cigarette ad features color illustration of Mrs. James "Monty" Waterbury fishing; Wedding photos include Hugh Montgomery Adams with t... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1938 - Lifeboats / Sir Herbert Barker / Golf's Grand Old Man - George S. Lyon

National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1938 - Lifeboats / Sir Herbert Barker / Golf's Grand Old Man - George S. Lyon

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Byrne, F.;; Farjeon, J.; Gale, Z.; Kroll, H.; Hansen, N.; L'Ami, C.; Delafield, E.; Phayre, I.; Millard, O.; Barker, Sir Herbert; Millard, O.; Wayling, T.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4821

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Brief news items - The Dominion's 71st Birthday, No Province Can Live to Itself, Unwholesome Periodicals, Women Under Fascism and Communism, Dominion Day, The South African Election, and Franco-Italian Conversations; Land of Wish-It-Were (verse); Air Linger (short story); Just Beginning (short story); Man the Lifeboat - interesting photo-illustrated article on lifeboats and their need; Smooth Joe (short story); The Autobiography of Sir Herbert Barker (part II); Salvage (conclusion); Golf's Grand Old Man - photo-illustrated article on George S. Lyon; Palmolive ad features t... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, June 1938 - Sir Herbert Barker / In "Bohemia"

National Home Monthly Magazine, June 1938 - Sir Herbert Barker / In "Bohemia"

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Hansen, N.; L'Ami, C.; Castlen, L.; Gribble, L.; Brown, R.; Atlee, B.; Batley, V.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4822

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Nice colver illustration of Bride on green background; Charming colour-photo ad for Sweet Caporal cigarettes inside front cover shows two well-dressed ladies walking dog; Brief news article on Russia refers to "the wholesale butchering of men who were Stalin's chief associates for years but came to be regarded as him as rivalsor as obstacles to his being a more autocratic ruler than any Czar ever was."; Nice one-page Maxwell House coffee illustrated ad; The Call to National Defence; Testing Canadian Democracy; The Peril of Czechoslovakia; Economic Demobilization; S... View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, 25 May 1963 - Princess Alexandra of Kent Bridal Cover Photo

Weekend Magazine, 25 May 1963 - Princess Alexandra of Kent Bridal Cover Photo

By: Johnson, Pamela Hansford; Joubert, Sir Philip; Nagle, Patrick; Moss, Bruce; Blackmore, Bob; O'Brien, Andy

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, ON, Canada, The London Free Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0724

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: There's a New Chic to the Soviet Woman - the tough austerity of Stalin's era has begun to soften, and the ladies are taking the lead - article with great photos; Cowboy Charioteers - brief article and three photos of chariot racing in Idaho; How Billy Barker Won his V.C. (Victoria Cross) - It was One Against 60 so he decided to Ram! - long article with illustrations; Yukon Artist Inger Fiskaa - article with photos; Regina's Wascana Lake Bird Sanctuary - article with photos; Candles With a Twist - a profitable business for Creston, B.C. teacher Sigurd Askevold - story with ... View more info

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Inkwells and School Bells: History of Mayerthorpe and Area School Districts

By: Kezar, J.; Miner, A.; Barker, R.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Alberta, Publisher Not Stated: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 532C6842

Condition: Very Good


130 pages. Index. Archival black and white illustrations. Unmarked. Light wear. Bit of soiling to back cover. A quality copy of this wonderful historical and genealogical reference. View more info