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Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 15, 1932 -

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 15, 1932 -

By: Allan, Luke; Sanborn, R.B.; Sullivan, A.; Holden, J.; Muir, N.P.; Terrington, Lady R.; Moore, H.N.; Bird, W.R.; Shaw, C.L.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4727

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Lovely cover illustration of young lady; Wonderful colour-illustrated Pontiac ad inside front cover features and more. Average external wear and soiling with nibbling to ends of coverfold. Two-inch opening between top of spine and front cover. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 14, 1964 -  Walter Homburger / The Christmas When Canadians Drove Into Ortona

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 14, 1964 - Walter Homburger / The Christmas When Canadians Drove Into Ortona

By: Allen, T.J.; MacLennan, Hugh; Lower, A.R.M.; Gilmour, Clyde; Levy, Lillian; Dunwoody, Derm; Phillips, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4696

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Cover photo of lady curler; Carling Black Label ad inside front cover claims it is Canada's best-selling (international) beer and shows ship exporting it to the world; Stephen Lewis - boy socialist of the NDP who's giving the old-line parties lessons in winning elections - article with caricature; How Computers May Catch Bad Drivers Before They Smash Up; Since When Did the Truth Become More Dangerous Than Danger Itself? (Editorial); Will Wawa's gun-t... View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.1, No. 3 - September 1971

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83701028

Condition: Very Good


Features: Ned Tate, Highwayman?, George L. Garnett; Last Patrol; Scott A. Krenger; Cariboo Rowland's Caper; The Mysterious Micmac Pipes; Brown, Bankley and Sharp; Matt Roderick; The Last Highwayman; The Accursed South Nahanni; Dr. D.G. Revell; Lillian Alling; William Lewis Fernie. Unmarked. Light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 2 - Summer 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83701029

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Murder of Constable Graburn; Lynch Justice in British Columbia; Batoche; Murder of Paymaster Wilson; Manitoba's Krafchenko Kaper; Saskatchewan's Provincial Police; Roche Percee; Hazelton Bank Heist. Photo of Stony Mountain Penitentiary upon front cover. Unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 1 - March 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83701030

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Features: Coal Creek Mine Disaster; The Day They Shot Ole; Fort Battleford; Blizzard; Quadra Island Petroglyphs; Vigilante Action; The B.C. Assay Office and Mint; the Haney Brothers. Light pen marks to upper right corner of front cover. Some red pencil writing upon back cover. Contents unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 4 - Winter 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83701031

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Wainwright's Crawford-Cook Mystery; Thomas Dolman Shorts; Early B.C. Penitentiary; Saskatoon Police Force Story; Wagon Train Massacre; Estevan's Deadly Riot; Wreck of the Valencia. Photo of Bill Miner's tombstone upon front cover. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1939

By: Bankart, D.E.; Field, G. Blackstone; Farrell, Con; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.; Finnie, Richard

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0933

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Cover photo of an Aeronca Chief piloted by Johnny Jones on his non-stop transcontinental flight; Photos taken at the Luncheon at the Annual Meeting of teh Canadian Flying Clubs Association, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, January 30, 1939; Nice one-page Gold Flake cigarette ad; Flying beyond sixty - article and photos (part 1); Flight tests of the Boeing Stratoliner - article and great photos; Pilots of the Northern Sky use Up-to-date Radios; De Havilland E... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

By: Barbeau, Marius; Van Steen, Marcus; Clemson, Donovan; Chaplin, C.E.; Brown, Sutherland

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3441

Condition: Good


39 Pages plus five pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Legend and History in the Oldest Geographical Names of the St. Lawrence; Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement; British Columbia Lakes (Pictoria); How Canada is Helping the Fishermen of Ceylon; Physiography of the Queen Charlotte Islands; Pictures of the Provinces - XXIII; Nice Army recruiting ad inside front cover; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canada West [Magazine] - The Quarterly for Western Canadians, Volume 6, Number 3, Summer 1976

Canada West [Magazine] - The Quarterly for Western Canadians, Volume 6, Number 3, Summer 1976

By: Barlee, N.L.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, N.L. Barlee: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 822h3062

Condition: Good


40 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: The Gold Pool of the Similkameen; Historic Houses - Part II; The Death of Nigger Dan; The Collector's Page; The Lost Patrol; 10,000 Lost Coins; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Fall 1970, Volume 2, Number 3 - Ymir / Tokens of Yesterday

Canada West Magazine, Fall 1970, Volume 2, Number 3 - Ymir / Tokens of Yesterday

By: Barlee, N.L.; Allison, Susan L.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada West Magazines: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3140

Condition: Good


32 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: Beyond Lillooet; Nature Notes; Tokens From Yesterday; Allison Pass Memoirs - part 4 of 5; Our Vanishing Heritage - disappearing lake boats; Ymir - Old Kootenay Mining Town. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Collector's Issue #1, August (Aug.) 1985: James Cornwall - Promoter of the Peace River Country

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Collector's Issue #1, August (Aug.) 1985: James Cornwall - Promoter of the Peace River Country

By: Barlee, N.L.; Paterson, T.W.; Fryer, Harold

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire Publications Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3156

Condition: Good


32 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Jolly Jack Thornton's Lost Placer; Historic Greenwood, B.C.; Fraser River Bars - once, hundreds of gold seekers panned every gold bar from Hope to Lytton; Peace River James (Jim) K. Cornwall - the greatest promoter of the Peace River country; and more. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Fall 1972, Volume 4, Number 3 - Lost Morgan Mine / Historic Hedley

Canada West Magazine, Fall 1972, Volume 4, Number 3 - Lost Morgan Mine / Historic Hedley

By: Barlee, N.L.; Sismey, Eric D.; Dyre, A.R.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada West Magazines: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3142

Condition: Good


40 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: The Lost Morgan Mine (near Greenwood City); The Highest Judge in the Highest Court in the HIghest City in Canada - W.R. "Willie" Williams; Historic Hedley, B.C.; Gold Bullion at Twelve Fathoms - the Pacific went down in 1875 off Cape Flattery; The Money Shell - money used by native peoples of Western Canada was dentalium or higua, a sea shell; Letters from the North-West - Part I - A.R. Dyre was a young North-... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Fall 1971, Volume 3, Number 3 - Gold on Little Hixon / The K & S Railway

Canada West Magazine, Fall 1971, Volume 3, Number 3 - Gold on Little Hixon / The K & S Railway

By: Barlee, N.L.; Wilkie, D.; Hearn, G.; Newell, George

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada West Magazines: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3141

Condition: Good


40 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: Gold Along Little Hixon Creek; The K and S Railway; Our Vanishing Heritage - Salishan Indian Basketry; Old Fort Rupert, Vancouver Island; W.G. Cox - Gold Commissioner - Part III; Collector's Page; The Battle Bend Country; W.S. Hatton's Paintings; Historic Three Forks, in the silver country of the West Kootenay. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

By: Barlee, N.L.; Wilson, J.V.H.; Adams, Irvine

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Summerland, B.C., Canada West Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2556

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Glass Flowers of the Plains - use of trade beads by the Plains Indiansduring the 19th century - article with photos; The Collector's Page; Writing - On - Stone in the borderland of south-eastern Alberta; The Big Horn Country; The Legend Makers (II); The Vanishing Ghost Towns - The Slocan area of B.C. where the remnants of the old mining era may still be seen; Back cover photo of Sandon, British Columbia in 1898. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound... View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Spring 1994, Vol. 10, No. 1 (Collector's #35)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Spring 1994, Vol. 10, No. 1 (Collector's #35)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115a9070

Condition: Very Good


46 pages. Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: The Gold Boulder of Kootenay Lake; West with the (Wheat) Harvesters - an army of 1,500 adventurers; Medicine of Earth and Sky - Native ways of curing illness, healing wounds and easing pain; Fort Victoria 1850-1853 (Part II); Shootout at Seven Oaks - bloodshed between the Hudson's Bay Company and the North West Company. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Nice cop... View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Jan./Feb./Mar. 1993,  Vol. 9, No. 1 (Collector's #31)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Jan./Feb./Mar. 1993, Vol. 9, No. 1 (Collector's #31)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115a9072

Condition: Very Good


46 pages. Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: The Origins of the Fraser River Gold Rush; Donald McLean - Hudson's Bay Company Man at Hat Creek; Death in the Barrens of the North West Territories; Rocky Mountain Rangers - Southern Alberta Milita. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: October/November/December 1992,  Vol. 8, No. 3 (Collector's #30)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: October/November/December 1992, Vol. 8, No. 3 (Collector's #30)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115a9080

Condition: Very Good


Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: Canyon City and Closeleigh - klondike locations; The Forgotten Mines of Silver Peak Mountain - just south of Hope, B.C.; Portaging in the Fur Trade; The Amazing Mr. O'B - Eugene Francis O'Beirne was the western traveller's worst hazard; Mapping Klondike Gold. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: October/November/December 1992,  Vol. 8, No. 3 (Collector's #29)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: October/November/December 1992, Vol. 8, No. 3 (Collector's #29)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115a9081

Condition: Very Good


Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: Canyon City and Closeleigh - klondike locations; The Forgotten Mines of Silver Peak Mountain - just south of Hope, B.C.; Portaging in the Fur Trade; The Amazing Mr. O'B - Eugene Francis O'Beirne was the western traveller's worst hazard; Mapping Klondike Gold. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Summer 1994, Vol. 10, No. 2 (Collector's #36)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Summer 1994, Vol. 10, No. 2 (Collector's #36)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115h1475

Condition: Very Good


38 pages. Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: Herschel Island - discovered by Captain John Franklin in 1826; The San Juan Island Pig War; Fort Victoria 1854-1857 (Part III) - Esquimalt emerges as a major outpost of British Naval Power in the Pacific; Prior House 1910-1960; First Winter in the West - Fort Macleod is constructed; Place Names of New Iceland. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

By: Basque, Garnet; Duncan, Hal G.; Brown, Ron; Paterson, T.W.; Barkhouse, Joyce C.; Wilken, Lulu Beatrice; Barton, Marie; Pethick, Derek

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3152

Condition: Good


44 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Gold! - Part 1 - Gold throughout the ages; Massacre at Seven Oaks - the battle became a massacre when a Metis shot the governor; The Black Donald Mines - John Moore slipped on a rock and made the largest and richest graphite discovery in Canadian history; On the Klondike Trail - some struck it rich but many more experienced only hardship; A Brief History of Matches; The Saga of the Steam Threshing Ma... View more info