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Image for R.C.M.P. Security Bulletins, 1939-1941 (The War Series)

R.C.M.P. Security Bulletins, 1939-1941 (The War Series)

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: St Johns, Newfoundland, Canada, Canadian Committee on Labour: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 643C7767

ISBN: 0969206054

Condition: Fair


0969206054 438 pages. Index. A compillation of R.C.M.P. Intelligence Bulletins issued in the critial period between 23 October, 1939 through 24 December, 1941. Major concerns of the day included: Potential enemy aliens in Canada; Espionage suspects; Fascists; Nazis; Ukrainian Nationalists sympathetic toward the Hitler regime; Communist agitators; The Communist Party. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy copy of this intriguing and important reference. View more info

Image for The Star Weekly Magazine, December 23, 1967 - Gene Ceppetelli Cover Photo

The Star Weekly Magazine, December 23, 1967 - Gene Ceppetelli Cover Photo

By: Allen, Robert Thomas; Bruce, Harry; Fraser, Sylvia; Gostlin, Audrey; Dobbs, Kildare; Richler, Mordecai; Bowser, Sara; Stranger, Joyce

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The Toronto Star: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0990

Condition: Good


42 pages. Features: Tom Deachman wants to change Christmas; The Night Frank Mahovlich Came Back to Maple Leaf Gardens - article with photos; Astrologers - a report on the continent's latest craze; Children's colour photo section - Velveteen fashion; Kildare Dobbs' adventures in multi-lingualism; Bedlam in Bytown - a disillusioned account of Grey Cup Week - with nice colour photos including Juliette, the Ottawa Roughriderettes (cheerleaders), and Julia (Julie) May Dixie - Miss Grey Cup, 1967; A cookbook for everyone this Christmas; Rex - the story of Johnny and his dog. Please note: one stapl... View more info

Image for Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 9, 23 December 1893

Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 9, 23 December 1893

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Chicago, W.B. Conkey Company: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827C6789

Condition: Good


16 pages. 13" x 10.5" oblong. Wonderful full-page black and white photos of: Buckingham Palace, London; Cambridge University; Sulgrave Manor; Welbeck Abbey, England; City of Londonderry, Ireland; Royal Palace, Berlin; Bablesburg Palace at Potsdam; The Sleigh of King Ludwig of Bavaria; Frankfort-on-the-Main; Museum in Dresden; The Spanish Steps, Rome; City of Messina, Sicily; A Street in Pompeii; "The Meeting", by Marie Bashkirtseff; The Gallery of Apollo, Paris; City of Seville, Spain. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 166, October (Oct.) 23, 1917.  The Adbication of King Constantine / Care of Disabled British Soldiers

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 166, October (Oct.) 23, 1917. The Adbication of King Constantine / Care of Disabled British Soldiers

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A0923

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of King Alexander, Constantine's Second Son and Successro. Abundantly illustrated with black and white photos. Contents: effect of the 'Battle of Athens", December 1916; Exposure of Constantine's hostility to the entente; The history of modern Greece; entente doubts and difficulties; position of Italy; Exchange of Notes; Effect of Russian Revolution and American Intervention; The Thessalian Crops; Entente Discussions; M. Jonnart appointed High Commissioner; Adbication of King Constantine; The New King, Alexander; Constantine's departure from Greece; M. Venizelos becomes Pr... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 23 December, 1954 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 23 December, 1954 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531C6339

Condition: Good


Features include: The First World Orchid Conference; Studies on Orchid Media Inhibitory to Fungi; Control of Weeds in Orchid Culture with Special Reference to the Effect of CMU on Oxalis corniculata L.; A New Dwarf Habenaria from Amazonian Colombia; For the Beginner: Companion Plants; and Book Review "Die Orchideen" by Hans Thomale. Includes the index to Vol. 23 (12 issues). Average wear. Back cover slightly soiled. A good copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's Weekly Newsmagazine, December (Dec.) 23, 2002 - Justin Trudeau Cover Photo

Maclean's, Canada's Weekly Newsmagazine, December (Dec.) 23, 2002 - Justin Trudeau Cover Photo

By: Gatehouse, Jonathon; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1365

Condition: Fair


60 pages. Features: Cover photo of Justin Trudeau entitled "When I Run" looks forward to the day when Canadians would elect his curly locks and famous last name to lead their national government; Related article discusses the question of when, not if, Justin will run for political office; Iraq - longing for piece as UN inspectors search for WMD; Tellier, who turned around CN, takes on troubled Bombardier; Sikh Gang Wars in B.C.; Advertisers use internet "adver-games" to reach kids; Metis war vet William Woodward fights Ottawa for compensation; More single young women are havin... View more info

Image for Accelerator, November/December 2000, Volume 30, Number 3 - Publication of the McLaughlin Buick Club of Canada

Accelerator, November/December 2000, Volume 30, Number 3 - Publication of the McLaughlin Buick Club of Canada

By: Horsfall, Keith; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, McLaughlin Buick Club of Canada: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1939

Condition: Very Good


16 pages. Features: 1923 Buick 23-6-55 Sport Touring Feature Car - cover photo and specs. on page 7; 1964 Buick Special Convertible owned by Carol Cole of Pefferlaw, ON; 1923 McLaughlin Buick 23-45 Special owned by Alan Willison of Courtice, ON; 1923 McLaughlin Buick 23-35 Touring, 4 Door owned by Dr. Eric Luks of Toronto; More Travels with our Buicks; Keith Corby Introduction; Membership Report; Two ads circled inside back cover otherwise clean and unmarked with very light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.23. No. 6 - November/December, 1977

Sea Frontiers - Vol.23. No. 6 - November/December, 1977

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768A9483

Condition: Good


Features: Spiny Lobster Fishing in the Grenadines; The Return of Pilgrim; Old Four Legs - the Lliving Fossil; Rockall - The Smallest British Isle; Where Puerto Rico Meets the Sea; Sentinel in the Sound; Project CEPEX; Ovoviviparous Volutes. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Theatre Organ Bombarde, Journal of the American Theatre Organ Enthusiasts, December 1969 *Edwin A. Link and the Roberson Center Organ*

Theatre Organ Bombarde, Journal of the American Theatre Organ Enthusiasts, December 1969 *Edwin A. Link and the Roberson Center Organ*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, The American Theatre Organ Enthusiasts: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825C7672

Condition: Good


Nice Wurlitzer organ ad inside front cover. Contents: Photo of the interior of the Orpheum Theatre, Memphis, Tennessee. Ad for a Conn Theatre Organ. Edwin A. Link and the Roberson Center Organ - great 2.5 page article with photos. Letters. Theatre Organ Etiquette - don't overburden people who have moved organs to their private homes or buildings. Real Pipes for the Price of a Plug-In? - It Can be Done - comparing electronic with real organs. Did you bring your music with you? - comparing performers who did or did not play from music. Building a Back Beat Relay - technical article. Soon... View more info

Image for The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth"

The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth"

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Chawton Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8809

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The War on Religion - with an anti-religious quote by Max Epstein, Vice-Commissar for Education; Notes of the Week; New Year Notes by Lady Houston, D.B.E.; A Conservative Leader?, by Kim; The Case of Patrick O'Malley, life-long trade unionist; Satirical full-page ad for the public auction of the nations of the Commonwealth; A Hair of the Dog that Bit You!; Air Progress Abroad, by Major Oliver Stewart; The Monstrous Shadow of 1934, by Robert Machray; More Grave Changes - British Legion Affiars; Eve in Paris; Political Madness - Conservative Party Heads for Suicide, by Colon... View more info

Image for Harper's Bazar (Bazaar) Magazine, December 23, 1871 - A Repository of Fashion, Pleasure, and Instruction

Harper's Bazar (Bazaar) Magazine, December 23, 1871 - A Repository of Fashion, Pleasure, and Instruction

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0324

Condition: Good


16 pages. Contents: embroidered smoking cap; footstool with oriental embroidery; Great-Heartedness; New York Fashions - opera and ball toilettes - white tulle, watteau dresses, satin dresses, tarlatan and muslin, opera wraps, gentlemen's ball dress, varieties, point lace and guipure work, honey-comb canvas; Personal; Lamp Mats; Case for Pocket Comb; Kid morning slipper; linen collar and sleeves with Swiss muslin ruffles; silk gauze and lace collar and sleeves (second mourning); Steel Blue cloth Mantelet - front and back; Mercy's Ring; Ladies' winter bonnets, hats and caps - seven nice illustr... View more info

Image for The Antique Dealer and Collector's Guide (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1968, Vol. 23, No. 5 - Cigar Cases

The Antique Dealer and Collector's Guide (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1968, Vol. 23, No. 5 - Cigar Cases

By: Neville, Christopher; Godden, G.A.; Lathan, J.; Collard, E.; Fresco-Corbu, R.; Wallace, G.; Stanley, F.; Ferlay, J.; Wykes-Joyce, M.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Great Britain, City Magazines, Ltd.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4553

Condition: Good


146 pages. Features: A Christmas Tale; Minton Figures and Groups; Past Toys for Present Collectors; Anglo-Canadian Art; A Case for the Cigar Smoker; Antiques in Childhood; Victoria Art; Auction Room Delights; Masters Old and New; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with vintage ads. Bottom two inches of spine open, otherwise clean and unmarked with average wear. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1932 -  The Stark System of Instrument Flying / The New Continental R-670

Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1932 - The Stark System of Instrument Flying / The New Continental R-670

By: Newell, J.; Huntington, D.; Wood, K.; Schaefer, E.; Doolittle, Major James H.; Froelich, M.; Insley, R.; Brown, L.; Stupar, M.; Schory, C.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2494

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad commemorates Navy flyer Lieut. Soucek and his 1930 altitude record at 43,166 feet; Good Year ad features photos of American Airways planes; Data on the strength of Aircraft Materials; Improving the Control System; Weight Reduction Versus Drag Reduction in Design; The Stark System of Instrument Flying; A New Army Fighting Grade Anti-Knock Aviation Gasoline - article by Major James H. Doolittle; Engineering Deductions of a Flight Around the World - Charles Healy Day and his Errant (Martin); The New Continental R-670; Care and Construction of Me... View more info

Image for Golf World - A Weekly Golf Magazine, 7 December (Dec.), 1956, Vol. 10, No. 27 - Cover Photo of Rollin P. Taylor, Horton Smith and Julian J. Cheviron - Members of the Detroit Golf Club with 23 Holes-In-one Between them

Golf World - A Weekly Golf Magazine, 7 December (Dec.), 1956, Vol. 10, No. 27 - Cover Photo of Rollin P. Taylor, Horton Smith and Julian J. Cheviron - Members of the Detroit Golf Club with 23 Holes-In-one Between them

By: O'Neil, Tom: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Pinehurst, North Carolina, Golf World: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0623

Condition: Good


16 pages. Features: Gardner Dickinson wins; Ken Venturi turns pro; Craig Wood chosen for PGA Hall of Fame; How to make an ace; Tips by amateur star; Photos of Rollin P. Taylor who explains his technique for shooting aces; Half-page ad for the Boca Raton Hotel and Club features photo of their pro Sam Snead; Photo of golfing pilots R.C. (Bud) Crocker and Calvin Smith; Nice photo of Yogi Berra golfing at Pinehurst recently with co-members of White Beeches G&CC, Haworth, NJ; Six photos on one page review the activities of women pros in 1956; Illustration of the new Chicago branch of A.G. Spalding... View more info

Image for Golf World - A Weekly Golf Magazine, Dec. (December) 23, 1955, Vol. 9, No. 29

Golf World - A Weekly Golf Magazine, Dec. (December) 23, 1955, Vol. 9, No. 29

By: O'Neil, Tom: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Pinehurst, North Carolina, Golf World: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0578

Condition: Good


16 pages. Features: Cover photo of Sir John Woodall with John Hall, Jim Gantz, John Warden, and Dr. R.W. McEldowney; Henry T. Hughes obituary; Third Annual Bermuda Goodwill Tournament - writeup with photos of Bill Kerr, Johnny Kinder, Henry Poe, James E. Lavertys, Mrs. Lillian Harlow, Reginald Tucker, Mrs. John Smith, Penny Smith, Mrs. James E. Laverty, Suzie Laverty, Mrs. E.V. (Margo) Hetland, and T. Christopher Smith; Review of the Year's Golf, with photo of Patricia Ann Lesser and Cliff Manning; Nice one-page golf-themed ad for the 1956 Lincoln (car); One-page ad for McCulloch 's Golf Pon... View more info

Image for The Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society, Volume XXI, December  (Dec.), 1920, Number 4: Oregon - Its Meaning, Origin and Application

The Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society, Volume XXI, December (Dec.), 1920, Number 4: Oregon - Its Meaning, Origin and Application

By: Rees, John E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Oregon Historical Society: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 734G4024

Condition: Good


16 pages. Footnotes. An address delivered to the annual meeting of the Oregon Historical Society, Oct. 23, 1920. Front cover almost detached. Average wear. Unmarked. Minor moisture exposure to top edge. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, December 23, 1978 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog Cover Photo

Weekend Magazine, December 23, 1978 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog Cover Photo

By: Roberts, Glenys; Bayin, Anne; Gordon, Allison; Acks, Daniel

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Globe and Mail: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0840

Condition: Good


20 pages. Features: Only 31% of Canadians live in the town where they were born; The Muppets - article with colour photos of Miss Piggy, Kermit, Gonzo, Fozzie Bear, Rowlf, Scooter, Waldorf and Statler; Job description of Father Fred Olds of Winnipeg's Blessed Sacrament Church - photo and article; Three pages of photos and brief bios of notable people who dies in 1978 - including Will Geer, Robert Shaw, Garfield Weston, Bob Crane, and dozens more; Christmas Chestnuts - tracing the history of 11 yuletide standards including The Nutcracker, The Christmas Carol, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Gi... View more info

Image for Cross-Examination Christianity on Trial

Cross-Examination Christianity on Trial

By: Ross, Malcolm

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Stronghold Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 452H2196

ISBN: 0920033059

Condition: Good


0920033059 vi, 329 pages. "Canada's 'Battling Barrister' Douglas Christie defends freedom of religion and freedom of expression up the the Supreme Court of Canada in the highly publicized trials of Malcolm Ross." - from front cover. Contains excerpts from the 23 volumes of transcripts of the Human Rights Inquiry of December 1990 and April/May 1991 and relevant court actions with comments. Includes notes on the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 23, 1979 -  Georgia Rosenbloom and the Los Angeles Rams

The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 23, 1979 - Georgia Rosenbloom and the Los Angeles Rams

By: Safire, W.; Baker, Russell; Winn, Marie; Salisbury, Harrison E.; Kaiser, Robert Blair; Pelo, Marilyn; et al

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3934

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of child musical prodigies at the Juilliard School; Nice Jamaica ad; Chivas Regal ad; Baileys Irish Cream ad; Safire on Hyphenating Americans; No More Orange Motorcycles; The Pleasures and Perils of Being a Child Prodigy - article with full-page color photo of violinist Charlie Kim; Stalin Makes a Comeback; The Georgia on L.A.'s Mind - Georgia Rosenbloom has helped guide the Los Angeles Rams into the playoffs - article with photos; Black & White Scotch ad features photos of Backgammon players Onnik Hovanesian, Lewis Deyong, William Boyd, Gloria Donahue, Irving ... View more info

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Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234

By: Scalia, Joseph Mark

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Naval Inst Pr: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 553H2069

ISBN: 1557508119

Condition: Very Good


1557508119 250 pages. Footnotes, bibliography, index. "The first book solely devoted to U-234. Provides a thorough examination of the 1600-ton Type XB minelaying submarine from its launch on 23 December 1943 to its surrender to an American destroyer on 15 May 1945. Evaluates the technology carried aboard - an entire ME_262 fighter and submarine stealth electronics - and places the mystery of the uranium oxide cargo in perspective." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's ink stamp inside front board and upon title page, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now pres... View more info