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The New Shefte Rapid Course In Modern Piano Playing Book One

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Chicago, Forster Music Publishers: 1951

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 812H1027

ISBN: B006JIUE8U

Condition: Good


B006JIUE8U 62 pages. 1951 revision of the 1927 first edition. "Quickest, easiest, most modern, most thorough practical piano course in popular music, standard music, and semi-classical music." - from front cover. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. Contents clean and unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Practical Exercise Therapy

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.K., Mosby: 1981

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 42302231

ISBN: 0632008067

Condition: Good


0632008067 253 pages including index. The standard reference for practising and teaching physiotherapists. The clear, straightforward style of writing and abundance of illustrations make it ideal for use as a text for students of physiotherapy and allied disciplines at all levels. Prior owner's name stroked out atop half-title page else unmarked. Moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

The Keyboardist's Picture Chord Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York/London, Amsco Publications: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24604110

ISBN: 0825611326

Condition: Very Good


0825611326 134 pages. The most complete chord book for the keyboard ever published. Every chord is shown in standard musical notation, accompanied by clear, concise keyboard diagrams. Book store stamp upon title page else clean and unmarked. Light wear. Nice working copy. View more info

Stalin - De Kommunistische Tsaar

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Antwerp, Standard Uitgeverij: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16102694

ISBN: 9002190913

Condition: Very Good


9002190913 Stalin... de zoon van een schoenmaker, priesterstudent, bolsjevistisch agitator, politiek gevangene, held van de communistische revolutie van 1917, absolute dictator van de Sovjetune en opperbevelhebber van Ruslands defensie na de Duitse inval in juni 1941. Dit boek geeft in tekst en foto's he verhaal van een koppig leiderschap dat standhield tegen een verpletterende Duitse Blitzkrieg... ten koste van 22 miljoen mensenlevens! Very light wear. Unmarked. Nice copy. Text not in English. View more info

A Manual of Standard Practices

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Worker's Compensation Board of British Columbia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62103999

ISBN: 0771892519

Condition: Good


0771892519 154 pages. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Prior owner's name atop front cover. Solid copy. View more info

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Canada's Oil Monopoly: The Story of the $12 Billion Rip-off of Canadian Consumers (Lorimer Illustrated History)

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Lorimer: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227A7947

ISBN: 0888625146

Condition: Fair


0888625146 626 pages. Glossary. "Highlights from the State of Competition in the Canadian Petroleum Industry - the government report that alleges monopoly practices by Canada's big oil companies." - from front cover. "Compiled from the more than 135,000 secret oil company documents that were seized by government investigators in raids between 1973 and 1978.... Shows that the oil companies purposely restricted competition, worked together to keep prices and profits up, and sacrificed Canadian interests when they were told to do so by their foreign parents." - from back cover.... View more info

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An Army In Exile: The Story Of The Second Polish Corps

By: Anders, W. Lieut. Gen.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co LTD: 1949

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 517H3535

ISBN: B000H48LFU

Condition: Fair


B000H48LFU xvi, 319 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Maps. First reprint of the 1949 first edition. "In the great WWII Italian campaign against the German Army, the Poles played a part which gained them the admiration of their comrades and the respect of their enemies. They fought many a victorious battle alongside their Allies, but their greatest was at Monte Cassino. When the Polish standard floated proudly from the ruins of the monastery, it signalled the march to Rome." - Foreword. Hinges starting. Former military library copy with relatively few related markings... View more info

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Methuen Handbook of Colour

By: Andreas Kornerup; J. H. Wanscher

Price: $695.00

Publisher: London, Eyre Methuen: 1963

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 634C8881

ISBN: 0413334007

Condition: Good


0413334007 Please note: This is a first edition copy from 1963. 224 pages. "... Covers the essentials of colour practice and includes an international dictionary of colours with British Standard equivalents. A universal ready-reference for all whose jobs or recreations involve colour, it now includes names of colours used by British paint manufacturers and colours traditionally associated with the printing ink industry, thus shedding light on the whole field of colour in art and science." - from dust jacket of a later edition (not included). Colour-finder card not included. Lightl... View more info

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Methuen Handbook of Colour

By: Andreas Kornerup; J. H. Wanscher

Price: $695.00

Publisher: London, Eyre Methuen: 1978

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 634C9819

ISBN: 0413334007

Condition: Fair


0413334007 252 pages. Colour finder card in pocket inside back cover. "... Covers the essentials of colour practice and includes an international dictionary of colours with British Standard equivalents. A universal ready-reference for all whose jobs or recreations involve colour, it now includes names of colours used by British paint manufacturers and colours traditionally associated with the printing ink industry, thus shedding light on the whole field of colour in art and science." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear. Relatively few library markings. Front endpaper removed result... View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, 29 October 1977 - Jimmy Carter Cover Photo

Weekend Magazine, 29 October 1977 - Jimmy Carter Cover Photo

By: Angelo, Bonnie; Mason, Ray; Lauder, Scott; Christie, Agatha

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The Whig-Standard: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0749

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Features: A review of Jimmy Carter's first year as President of the US - with photos; Haute Punk - Punk clothing has made its way from low life to high fashion; Nice four-page colour photo ads for the new 1978 line of cars; Cemeteries are now being designed to serve the living - with great colour photos of the gravesites of many famous Canadians; Great four-page colour ad feature of the lineup of Ford Mercury cars for 1978; Murderers are Wicked - article by Agatha Christie; and more. Light wear. Unmarked. A nice vintage copy. View more info

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BAKE IT YOURSELF WITH MAGIC BAKING POWDER

By: Anonymous

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Standard Brands Limited: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 757C8440

ISBN: B000MZOH9I

Condition: Fair


B000MZOH9I 64 pages. Index. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Colour-illustrated card covers. A great traditional collection of recipes for Cakes, Frostings and Fillings, Desserts and Sauces, Quick Breads, Savory Foods, Cookies and Cakelets. Minimal markings to contents. Above-average wear. Some soiling. Three-inch opening along bottom of coverfold. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this lovely vintage cookbook. View more info

Image for 1889 Color Map of the Lower 48 States of the United States (U.S.A.) Indicating Divisions of Standard Time

1889 Color Map of the Lower 48 States of the United States (U.S.A.) Indicating Divisions of Standard Time

By: Artist Unknown

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Rochester, NY, W.H. Stewart: 1889

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 739H2712

Condition: Very Good


Vintage color map. Includes table of cities located in the Inter-Colonial, Eastern, Central, Mountain, and Pacific Standard Time Zones. Indicates how many minutes faster or slower these locations are than Solar Time. Outer dimensions: 10.75" x 14.5". Unmarked with moderate wear and soiling. View more info

Image for The Babylonian Woe; a Study of the Origin of Certain Banking Practices and of Their Effect on the Events of Ancient History Written in the Light of the Present Day.

The Babylonian Woe; a Study of the Origin of Certain Banking Practices and of Their Effect on the Events of Ancient History Written in the Light of the Present Day.

By: Astle, David

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Privately Printed: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C9918

ISBN: B009JGZNNU

Condition: Fine


B009JGZNNU 250 pages. Index. Exceptional bibliography. "A study of the origin of certain banking practices and of their effect on the events of ancient history, written in the light of the present day." - subtitle. "... Illustrates how, even in the earliest of times of which written record remains, the days of Babylonia or before, a so-called monetary science undoubtedly existed; being then, as in today, never more than an instrument by which its secret and cynical controllers wittingly influenced the destinies of individuals, Nations and Empires as to (temporary) glory or (fin... View more info

Bias in the Zundel Case - Understanding History

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Samisdat: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23703941

Condition: Very Good


20 pages. Circa 2000. An 80 point memorandum of law filed by Ernst Zundel's lawyers in 2000. Sets out facts and argues that Justice Campbell's Federal Court of Canada decision was correct regarding bias and that Zundel should not have been forced to be judged by a Canadian Human Rights Commission tribunal in the circumstances extant. "In a May 14, 1998 editorial entitle 'Justice Deniers', the Ottawa Citizen wrote that since the Human Rights Tribunal had been found to be systematically biased, 'it is not possible for Mr. Zundel, or anyone else, to have a fair hearing before a Canadian H... View more info

Image for W.A. Jones Herringbone Speed Reducers: Rated in Accordance with A.G.M.A. Recommended Practice - Catalog 70

W.A. Jones Herringbone Speed Reducers: Rated in Accordance with A.G.M.A. Recommended Practice - Catalog 70

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Chicago, W.A. Jones Foundry & Machine Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 621A4878

Condition: Fair


128 pages. Many dozens of detailed diagrams and clear black and white photos. Topics include: details of design and construction; explantion of rating tables; explanation of service factors; method of rating reducers; Selection of reducers; Typical examples; Horsepower ratings and permissible overhung loads; Dimensions and weights; Outboard bearings; Assembly diagrams; Information necessary for selecting reducers; Flexible couplings; Speed increasers; Herringbone reducers combined with V-Belt drives; Standard Industrial installation views; Special units and installation views. Above-average... View more info

Image for Ontario & Quebec: Ottawa (Map) Sheet - Portions of Carleton, Renfrew, Lanark, Dundas, Grenville and Frontenac Counties, Ontario, and of Pontiac, Hull, Labelle and Papineau Counties, Quebec

Ontario & Quebec: Ottawa (Map) Sheet - Portions of Carleton, Renfrew, Lanark, Dundas, Grenville and Frontenac Counties, Ontario, and of Pontiac, Hull, Labelle and Papineau Counties, Quebec

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of the Interior, Government of Canada: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228G0176

Condition: Fair


Approx. 23" x 33" standard topographical map. Coloured. Library markings. Two-inch opening to bottom edge. Shorter openings to top and right edges. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling. View more info

Sissons 1978 Standard Catalogue of Canada Revenues, Telegraph Franks, Telephone Franks, prisoner of War Franks; Officially Sealed and Perforated O.H.M.S.: Semi Official Airmails

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, J.N. Sissons Limited: 1978

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 51306632

Condition: Good


50 pages. Moderate wear and soiling to covers. Contents unmarked. A fascinating and abundantly illustrated reference and price guide to these Canadian collectibles. View more info

A Guide to the Best Fiction - English and American Including Translations from Foreign Languages

By: Baker, Ernest A.; Packman, James

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 1968

Edition: Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 33302204

Condition: Fair


634 pages including index. "A reissue of a standard reference work which covers English language fiction - British, American, Commonwealth, and foreign-language translations - up to 1930. The unique value of this work is in the body of information it provides on plots, characters and subject-matter over a huge range of fiction. An invaluable tool in bibliographical and literary studies." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Both hinges open. Moderate wear. Textblock tight. Remains a good working copy. View more info

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The Convict Ships 1787-1868

By: Bateson, Charles

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson: 1969

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 666H3553

ISBN: B001VT8XBW

Condition: Good


B001VT8XBW xi, 421 pages. Footnotes. Index. Black and white plates. "Extensive appendices furnish a complete list of all the ships which carried prisoners to Australia, with the names of their masters and surgeons, their departure and arrival dates and the number of prisoners each carried. This work is accepted by historians and scholars as the standard work on its subject. Through the reading of over six hundred journals of surgeons employed in the convict ships to Australia, the author has been able to add much additional detail to this little-known field of maritime history. This... View more info

Room of One's Own Volume 11, Number 3

By: Bellamy, Robin; Reid, Gayla; Schendlinger, Mary; Wachtel, Eleanor; Wexler, Jeannie; Wilson, Jean; Editors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver B.C., The Growing Room Collective: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33105479

Condition: Very Good


118 pages. Features the following writing: Twoscore and Five by Cynthia Flood; Whom Among Ye Feareth the Lord? by Ellen Arrand; Ill in Venice by Patricia Young; Potato Dreams by Glenda Leznoff; I want our talk to be safe by Robin Potter; Cold Front by Sue Nevill; Womanning the Lifeboat by Jancis Andrews; What the Children Still Believe by Gail White; 3 pieces from Miriam Levine; Tube by Dorothy Speak; Sandy by Kathie Kolybaba; Standard Deviation by Joan Shaw; 2 pieces by Eve Tihanyi; The High Level Bridge (1960) by Mary Baldridge; There is, in you by Carole Thorpe; Disease of the soul by Gail... View more info