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Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 329 -  A Woman in Unknown Morocco

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 329 - A Woman in Unknown Morocco

By: Anstruther, Charles; Lugrin, N. De Bertrand; McMillan, R.D.S.; Richards, H.G.; Brennan, W.; Stuart, J.K.; Cook, O.; Harries, C.L.; Stuart, F.S.; Taylor, M.M.; Charnley, W.; McMahon, R.; Hayter, C.N.C.; Dickie, F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4372

Condition: Good


Pages 353-440 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: What Happened to Mary Clark near Indianapolis - her car was hit by a train and she ended up on the front of the train which thundered on through the night!; The Haunted Bungalow - extraordinary story from South Africa; A Thousand Miles From Anywhere - Reverend Martyn Rogers and his family spent three years on the island of Tristan da Cunha - where mail came only once per year!; The Living Death - an eccentric chemist marries an Aztec girl in the hope of discovering the secrets of ancient Aztec dyes; Sands of Destruction - the fierce Atla... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, April (Apr. 25), 1964 - The Aswan High Dam

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1202

Condition: Good


Pages 629-668 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Nice one-page colour photo ad for Holland-America line; One-page ad for the Daimler 2 1/2 Litre V8 Saloon; Great one-page colour photo ad for the MG Midget, Mk II sports convertible (red); Cover photo portrait of the Queen Mother presenting badminton trophy to Capt. J. R. Templer; Photo of the international conference on the problem of sanctions against South Africa at Friends' House, London; Photo of commissioning ceremony of the new tribal class frigate 'Zulu'; Photo of the first of three new car ferries for the Western Isles, 'Hebrides", pas... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 254, June 1919 - Yellowstone Winter Tragedy / Wild African Dogs

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 254, June 1919 - Yellowstone Winter Tragedy / Wild African Dogs

By: Chanappa, Anadaraya; Martyn, F.; MacAlister, A.; "Split-Pin"; Gaunt, M.; Von Someren, A.; Jones, C.G.; Treadway, J.E.; Jamieson, C.J.; Leslie, H.; Connery, T.M.; Beattie, S.A.; Rose, F.; Nugent, J.E.; Rose, F.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4355

Condition: Fair


Pages 91-176 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: My Tiger-Hunting Adventures in India; Adventures of Newspaper-Man, Frederic Martyn (part 2); Canada's New Wonderland - new railway in the neighbourhood of the Yellowhead Pass runs from Edmonton to Prince Rupert - article with great photos; The Raid - author brings down a Gotha; A Woman's Travels in Unknown Asia - part 4 - major article of times spent in China with many fascinating photos, including a 3-year-old couple engaged to be married!; Choking An Alligator; In a Cauldron of Fire; Lost in a Limestone Cave; Treed by a Leopard - a miss... View more info

A Yen for Trouble

By: Crook, Marion

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., New West Press Co. Ltd.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35800330

ISBN: 0969107102

Condition: Very Good


0969107102 347 pages. Canadian story-teller Marion Crook crafts three fast moving tales of human deception: A Deep and Singular Greed; Body in the Barn; Salmon River Run. Author's signature upon title page else unmarked. Light to moderate wear. Nice copy. View more info

A Question of Justice-1886

By: Crook, Marion

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Crook Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35801451

ISBN: 0969107161

Condition: Fine


0969107161 240 pages. In June of 1886 the new city of Vancouver bustles with a growing population and increasing opportunities for business and trade. When Amy MacDonald, the school teacher at Hastings Mill, discovers new Winchester '86 rifles are being smuggled through the city she tries to enlist the aid of the earnest but slow-witted provincial policema. She involves the Royal North West Mounted, a curious local newspaperman, a businessman, a knowledgeable woman of the street, and her irrepressible younger borther in her efforts to prevent the contraband from flowing to the Metis rebels ... View more info

Help for the Hyperactive Child: A Good-Sense Guide for Parents of Children With Hyperactivity, Attention Deficits and Other Behavior and Learning Pr

By: Crook, William G.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Jackson, TN, U.S.A., Professional Books: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 65107456

ISBN: 0933478186

Condition: Very Good


0933478186 245 pages including index. Charmingly illustrated, comprehensive, yet concise. Enables parents and professionals to help children with hyperactivity, learning disabilities and other problems without resort... in most cases... to medication. Author also wrote "The Yeast Connection." View more info

Can Your Child Read? Is he Hyperactive?

By: Crook, William G.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Professional Books: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 65108435

Condition: Good


224 pages including index. Clearly documents the relationship of food allergy to hyperactivity and emotional, behavior and learning problems in children. Discusses controversial methods of managing hyperactivity and learning disability, including Ritalin, megavitamin therapy and low carbohydrate and allergy elimination diets. Prior owner's details upon title page else unmarked. Moderate wear. Solid copy. View more info

Image for Pictorial Weekly Magazine, March 24, 1928, No. 1,503, Vol. CXVI - Tales of the Flying Squad

Pictorial Weekly Magazine, March 24, 1928, No. 1,503, Vol. CXVI - Tales of the Flying Squad

By: Dilnot, George; Wren, P.C.; Kennedy, Rev. G.A. Studdert (Woodbine Willie); Lee, J. Harwood; Batten, H. Mortimer; Diston, A. Marshall; Stout, E. Almaz; Lowe, James B.; Greenwood, A.G.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3818

Condition: Fair


Pages 201-240. Features: Tales of the Flying Squad - Crook Catching on Wheels - photo illustrated article; The Quest - another fine story of the Foreign Legion; Jealousy Between Lovers - a necessity, otherwise, a curse; The Gramophone - an appealing short story; The Struggle of the Giants - a wonderful (Football Association Challenge) cup season - article with photos; The Otter's Inn - a popular nature story; When Parliament Gasped! - great illustrated article of drama on the floor of the House; How to get your garden going; Shadowed Love - a man's love for two women; Illustrated Amami Shampo... View more info

Image for Pictorial Weekly Magazine, April 7th, 1928, No. 1,505, Vol. CXVI:  Hon. Elsie Mackay and Captain Hinchliffe - Their Daring East-to-West Atlantic Dash

Pictorial Weekly Magazine, April 7th, 1928, No. 1,505, Vol. CXVI: Hon. Elsie Mackay and Captain Hinchliffe - Their Daring East-to-West Atlantic Dash

By: Grayson, Kenward; Wren, P.C.; Baldwin, Mrs. Stanley; Barnet, Lesley; Wingfield, Walter; Robey, George; Travers, Leonard; Farjeon, J. Jefferson; Davis, E.; Stout, E. Almaz;

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3820

Condition: Fair


Pages 281-320. Features: Bad Luck or Fate? - photo-illustrated article about the ill-fated east-to-west Atlantic flight of Hon. Elsie Mackay and Captain Hinchliffe - with photos of female flyers ; Lady Carbery, Ruth Elder, Princess Loewenstein-Wertheim and Mrs. Grayson; The Dead Hand - a Foreign Legion story; London's Lonely Girls - photo illustrated article by Mrs. Stanley Baldwin explains how they are saved from being 'stranded'; Singing 210 "Hits" a Week - Photo illustrated article on entertainers Layton Turner and Clarence Johnstone (Layton and Johnstone); Shop'uns - a tale of eg... View more info

Image for Pictorial Weekly, January 21st,, 1928, No. 1,494, Vol, CXV - British Boys in Slavery!

Pictorial Weekly, January 21st,, 1928, No. 1,494, Vol, CXV - British Boys in Slavery!

By: Greaves, Richard; Thorpe, Harold; Greenland, George W.; Farjeon, J. Jefferson; Bridges, T.C.; Greenwood, A.G.; Fyfe, George; Wallace, Edgar; Hatton, A.P.;

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3813

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Features: The Cost of Living Mystery - Why the index figure today is unfair Perilous Island - a story of the eternal triangle in the tropics; Keeping the Zoo Fit - the latest medical aids for aiding birds and beasts; Under Cover - a new adventure of Detective X. Crook; "Stop and Look" Interesting pictures, including a 'mobile home' carved from a huge tree trunk; Spook Ships of Britain - ghostly vessels that haunt our shores; British Boys in Slavery! - no greater scandal exists today than the practice of sending British orphan boys and 'first offenders' to Canada and Ireland ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 6 June, 1959: Sylvia Murphy / Ernest Thompson Seton

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 6 June, 1959: Sylvia Murphy / Ernest Thompson Seton

By: Hutton, Eric; Hutchison, Bruce; Frayne, Trent; Stapley, Ray; Mowat, Farley; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2442

Condition: Fair


72 pages. Features: Cover illustration of schoolyard scene at Peesane, Saskatchewan; Nice colour ad for GWG menswear inside front cover; Farley Mowat says "Let's apply for admission as the 51st state; Is "Car Craziness" a Menace to our Teenagers?; An Artist Comes Home - Roloff Beny; Ernest Thompson Seton - The Backwoods Genius with the Magic Pen; Will the whole Continent Go Hollywood?; Joan Callwood calls on the Russian Ambassador, Dr. and Mrs. Amasasp Aroutunian; Why Sylvia Murphy turns her back on the big-time; A Mechanic Responds (to people who call him a crook); Colour-photo o... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, October 1955 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, October 1955 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0710

Condition: Fair


Features: Destination Unknown - one of the most remarkable narratives of one-man pilgrimage ever - the adventures of Peter Pinney; Ocean Feud - the dramatic story of a bitter feud between two Norsemen, and of a "Yank" - great photos; The Terror at 16 Fathoms - Divers rate the groper, 800lb, as the deadliest fish in the seas; Horned Heroine of the Himilayas - the black goat; Nitchie's Grizzly - a Canadian Parks Officer describes an experience with a Grizzly Bear; The Ju-Ju Tree - an African story; A Ship with a Secret - an unsolved sea mystery - the Carrol A. Deering; The Kidnapped Croo... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, September 1955 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, September 1955 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0711

Condition: Fair


Features: The Kidnapped Crook - The unvarnished facts of the culminating adventure of Clement Passal, alias the 'Marquis de Champaubert"; Unknown waters - a voyage of the Royal Research Ship Discovery II to the unmapped areas of Australian Antarctica; The White Cockerel - A remarkable story of ju-ju from Africa; Monk's Field - a curious story from North Wales; South Sea Fire-Walkers; A Woman Scorned - a story from Tabora; This bone means death - Australian aborigines 'point the bone' to allegedly kill, even at great distances; The Two Sisters - Two Italian Girls play a big part in helping ... View more info

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Old West Magazine: Summer 1978

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0950

Condition: Good


Features: When Bob Dalton Hit the Longview Bank; Montana - the last frontier to be branded; Geronimo's Wives; Gold Beneath Toadstool Rock; The Tragic Punishment of James Black; Mademoiselle Nevada; Dodging Death along the Smoky Hill River; Bulkeley Wells - polite and lethal; The Crest and Crumble of Crook City; The Difference between Oregon and California Miners; Off to Indiana!; The Monarchs; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for True West Magazine, April 1966 *Invitation to a Ghost Walk*

True West Magazine, April 1966 *Invitation to a Ghost Walk*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 821A2079

Condition: Very Good


Features: Peraltas Ghost Walk; Miracle at Martinsville - the Martin Brothers of Hall County, Nebraska; Walt Coburn's Tally Book; Elks Lodge Badges; The Flume Riders; Hardluck General - George Crook; Mining - the game with no rules; Fair Trial at Encinoso - Charley Siringo; I Saw the Whitman Massacre - The Ghost Town of Goldstone; When a man and a horse square off - Marion McGinty; Miramount - Francolon's Castle of Mystery; The Capture of 'Jesse James' (a Stallion); Wild Old Days!; Circle City - the end of the road. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, December 1, 1962 - Paul Anka Cover Photo

Maclean's Magazine, December 1, 1962 - Paul Anka Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144C5608

Condition: Good


Features: Your Health and the almighty Pill - overmedication (part 1); Will the Killers Come Here? - a report on the pieds noirs of Algeria, who may soon look to French-speaking Canada for refuge; Canada's role in attempting to discover how David took Jerusalem and where Christ rose again; Paul Anka - a new look at our besn-known export - a 21-year-old singer, composer, and tycoon - with photos; Your passport is suspect - any red spy, international crook or alien smuggler can get one by mail; Indian - a new TV play to read and see - CBC's half-hour George Ryga play; Ton Smits cartoons; Fantas... View more info

Image for WoodenBoat (Wooden Boat), January / February 1983, Number 50 - The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders and Designers

WoodenBoat (Wooden Boat), January / February 1983, Number 50 - The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders and Designers

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, WoodenBoat Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 826C8137

Condition: Good


160 pages. Features: The Nunes Brothers' Boat and Ways Company; Chainsaw Lumbermaking - Natural Knees - Will Malloff explains how to cut your own crook timber; The Shipsmith's Art - Turning your hand to forge work; A New ERA - Vic Carpenter's idea of a perfect runabout; Reviewing TARNE's Keel, Part II - the final steps in fitting, fastening, and fairing it in; Inside the Wood Block - a maintenance guide; Jack Tyrrell - a fourth generation boatbuilder; Irish Hookers; The Galway Bay Pucan - a new 'little hooker'; Ancient Curraghs - they may never become extinct!; Improving the classic dinghy - ... View more info

Image for Pictorial Weekly Magazine, March 3, 1928, No. 1,500, Vol. CXVI: "Chang!"

Pictorial Weekly Magazine, March 3, 1928, No. 1,500, Vol. CXVI: "Chang!"

By: Roberts, W.T.; Enne, Constance; Brace, Kenley; Wilson, Helen; Welby, Sir Alfred; Lidstone, F.G.; Farjeon, J. Jefferson; Greenland, George W.; Wallace, Edgar; Wilkinson, T.W.;

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3817

Condition: Fair


Pages 81-120. Features: How Britain Prepares For Her Royal Guests - article with photos (King Amanullah of Afghanistan will soon visit Buckingham Palace) - includes photo of King Fuad of Egypt inspecting troops, and King Alfonso at Oxford; Destiny - a complete story; Photo of African woman with huge plates in her lips; Article on Dreams - what do they mean?; Two photos of the Rove Tunnel; Pity the Poor M.P.; Chang! - a film masterpiece and how two men made it - article with photos; Wit of the Week; Circunstantial Evidence - Science and Detective X. Crook Solve Another Mystery; One-page ad for... View more info

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Pioneer West - July 1970

By: Sultan, Charles: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Century Distributors, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824C5966

Condition: Fair


66 pages. Features: Scalps, Sod and Barracks - General James R. Carleton, Fort Sumner, Fort Union, Fort Cummings; The Gail Borden Story; Falling Star Mine - Michael Tomanson, Mt. Floyd, Grover Hall; Day the General Met His Match - Rosebud Creek, Montana Major General George Crook; 10 True Tales of Buried Treasure; Tainted Queen of the Comstock - Julia Bulette; Round-Up with a Brush - Russ Vickers; The Double Deal; Grand Duke Alexis' Buffalo Hunt - Czar Alexander II, Alexis Alexandrovich, General George Custer, William F. Cody; The Silver Lake of 'Nut' Ennis - Edward Ennis, Ott McClure, Chet A... View more info