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Image for Telephone Talk, September - October 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Iris Steeves Cover Photo

Telephone Talk, September - October 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Iris Steeves Cover Photo

By: Sutherland, Peard: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3754

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Nice one-page photo of Lineman Gordon MacDonald, of New Westminster, at work on a pole near Cloverdale; One-page appeal for operators - jobs available; Lovely one-page photo of beautiful twin-sister operators Phyllis and Dorothy Harper at work; Photos of mother and daughter at work as operators - Annabelle Corriveau and Florence Corriveau; Photo of Norma and Christine Laughton workking together; Photo of Shirley Sinclair working with her mother Agnes... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, September - October 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Iris Steeves Cover Photo

Telephone Talk, September - October 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Iris Steeves Cover Photo

By: Sutherland, Peard: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3755

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of cute infant Kathy Locke, grandaughter of W.C. Mainwaring; Photos of Vera Brown visiting hospital patients in Nanaimo; One-page photo of beautiful Victoria operator Miss Athalie Little; Photo of Port Moody operators Freddie Smith and M.E. Runnicles; Switchboard photos from Haney and Trail; Photos of Nanaimo staffers Eric Ray, Charlie Tallman, Edith Branch, Elizabeth Farkas, Marion Blank and Mrytle Bell; Victoria switchboard photos; Expa... View more info

Image for About Cetaceans - An Update / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 9, 1986

About Cetaceans - An Update / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 9, 1986

By: Tanami, Roy

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 468h1852

ISBN: B00IZHW1ZM

Condition: Very Good


36 pages. Contents: Life in Water; The Origin of Cetaceans; Cetacean Social Organization and Behaviour; Aquatic Adaptations; New Ideas and Research on Cetaceans; Do Whales Navigate using the Earth's Magnetism?; The Cetacean Brain and Intelligence; Prey Capture by Toothed Whales - a stunning new idea; A closer look at the Cetacean stomach; About Cetacean hearing; The H.R. MacMillan Gallery of Whales. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, March (Mar.) 1951 - The Death Patrol

The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, March (Mar.) 1951 - The Death Patrol

By: Tench, CV; Brockie, William; Walters, Charles; Nolan, John; Master Mariner; Fox, G. E.; Sharp, Sydney; Williams, Jan; Lourie, Leah; Mitchell, Eric Beatty, Bill

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Wide World: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h2546

Condition: Good


xxiv, 256-320 pages. Features: Cover illustration of St. Lucia, Windward Islands; The Death-Patrol - strange R.C.M.P. manhunt in Canada's far north after a murder on Moskeet Island; The Tobacco Farmers - three youngsters put their combined savings into an abandoned farm in North Queensland - article with photos; The Jewelled Cross - a strange story of buried treasure; Photo of New Zealand's "Bottle House"; The Stowaway; The Tale of a Shirt - what happened when a... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 7, 1961:  Whistler's Ski Potential  / The Richardsons are World Curling Champs (cover photo)

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 7, 1961: Whistler's Ski Potential / The Richardsons are World Curling Champs (cover photo)

By: Tennant, Hal; Rockett, Paul and Beverley; Wiseman, Adele; Johnstone, Ken; Bodsworth, Fred; Adams, Jjack; Gray, Grattan; Porter, M.; Metcalfe, R.; Russell, F.; Gardner, R.; Et al

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4724

Condition: Good


88 pages. Features: Fantastic fold-out two-panel colour cover photo of the four Richardsons of Regina who are world curling champions; Brief article on how Nanaimo Realty paid its realtors to lose weight - and sales increased!; Nice one-page black and white Volkswagen photo ad entitled "Who backs up the Volkswagen?"; Nice one-page colour photo ad for Florida orange juice shows smiling girl wearing white ear muffs; What Winter Does to Canada - and vice versa; Wha... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, December 18, 1970, Vol 1 No. 16 - Jean Beliveau Cover Photo

Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, December 18, 1970, Vol 1 No. 16 - Jean Beliveau Cover Photo

By: Terroux, Gilles; Loranger, Clancy; Proudfoot, Dan; Boyd, Denny; Reynolds, Ted; Kearney, Jim

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154g1307

Condition: Good


68 pages. Great memento from early in the Canucks' first NHL season! Features: Cover photo of Montreal Canadiens Captain Jean Beliveau; Bilingual article and photo on Jean Beliveau; Les Canadiens - Traditionally a Powerhouse - article; Article on Medicor and Tom Scallen - owners of the Canucks; Photos of team management and staff; Illustration and article on enforcer John Ferguson; Article on Serge Savard; Article on Mickey Redmond; Article on Al MacNeil; Nice colour ... View more info

Image for The Scribe, Spring 1993, Volume XIII, No. 2 - The Journal of the Jewish Historical Society of B.C.

The Scribe, Spring 1993, Volume XIII, No. 2 - The Journal of the Jewish Historical Society of B.C.

By: Tobe, Sarah H.: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Jewish Historical Society of B.C.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 715c5701

Condition: Fair


20 pages. Topics: The Snow Tramp, a poem by Miriam Waddington; Cyril Leonoff - Building and Preserving British Columbia, by David Ferman; The Lechtziers - Alley Ways, Family Ways, by Sarah H. Tobe; Jottings from my Notebook, by Maxine Gelfant; Winnipeg Mind's Eye - photos of a bygone era; From the Memoirs of a Manitoba Maydl, by Cherie Smith; Videotape Vignettes, by Dr. Isaac W. Stoffman; Ruth Miller Levy Remembers. Rumpled. Unmarked. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Whistle Punk - B.C. Forest History Magazine, Spring 1986, Volume 1, Number 4

Whistle Punk - B.C. Forest History Magazine, Spring 1986, Volume 1, Number 4

By: Trower, Peter; Galbraith, Val; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Currie's Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 644h3134

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Whistle Punk was a quarterly which provided informative and entertaining articles on the history of the British Columbia forest industry. Features include: Guardians in the Sky - the role of aircraft in forestry work in the 1920s lost its appeal for want of newer and more reliable machines; The One-Armed Whistle Punk - Dave Kydd; A Gyppo Logger's Wife - Val Galbraith started her married life by moving to a gy... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, October 17, 1972, Vol 3 No. 5 - Great Colour Cover Photo of Wayne Maki and Orland Kurtenbach Battling Stan Mikita

Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, October 17, 1972, Vol 3 No. 5 - Great Colour Cover Photo of Wayne Maki and Orland Kurtenbach Battling Stan Mikita

By: Tucker, Larry; Dunn, Bob; Watt, Tom; Kearney, Jim; Douglas, Greg; Grant, Chester; Sigurdson, Hal; Hunter, Gorde; Loranger, Clancy; Lee, Darwin

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154g1311

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Nice colour photo Yardley ad inside front cover features Bobby Orr; Great full-page ad for CKNW/98 features photo of Jim Robson photo; Bill White and Pat Stapleton are the Pride of Chicagp; Stan Mikita Deserves More Recognition; Vic Stasiuk's Practices are Never Dull; The NHL Will Soon Shop in Europe for Players; Canuck photos; Top Stars of the Game; Canucks' Young Defence in Action; Tony Esposito Flopped his way to Stardom; Canucks' Schedule; Great ... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, November 3, 1972 - Great Colour Cover Photo of Canuck Goalie Dunc Wilson in Action

Vancouver Canucks Hockey Magazine, November 3, 1972 - Great Colour Cover Photo of Canuck Goalie Dunc Wilson in Action

By: Tucker, Larry; Watt, Tom; Hunter, Gorde; Douglas, Greg; Watt, Tom; Grant, Chester; Boyd, Denny; Sigurdson, Hal; Loranger, Clancy

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154g1312

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Full-page ad for CKNW featuring photo of Jim Robson; Photos of Canuck management; Great full-page ad for CJOR featuring Jack Webster photo; Nice colour photo of Bobby Orr inside front cover as part of Yardley ad; Phil Goyette Has a Big Job in Front of Him; Meet the Rugged Larry Bolonchuk; The Islanders have paid a price to play in the NHL; Photos of Canuck Players; History - How the NHL Grew; Islanders - player photos; Orland Kurtenbach - the rookie ... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Winter 1976, Volume 6, Number 5, Collector's #25: Jack Fannin

Canada West Magazine, Winter 1976, Volume 6, Number 5, Collector's #25: Jack Fannin

By: Walker, Tracy; Whalen, Dwight; Barlee, N.L.; Turnbull, Elsie G.; Paterson, T.W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3147

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: The Ship That Turned Over In Her Grave - the 'Gulf Stream', owned by Gulf Lines, Ltd., served the Vancouver to Powell River run; Jack Fannin - this pioneer extraordinaire was the first curator and virtually creator of the British Columbia Provincial Museum; Forgotten Towns of the West Kootenay - many have been lost to flood and fire; 1689 - Year of the Massacre - Missionaries killed by the Iroquois; ... View more info

Image for Vancouver (B.C.) Magazine, March (Mar.) 1987 (Volume 20, No. 3) - Terry David Mulligan Cover Photo

Vancouver (B.C.) Magazine, March (Mar.) 1987 (Volume 20, No. 3) - Terry David Mulligan Cover Photo

By: Watson, D.; beaudry, M.; Guthrie, L.; Hogan, J.; Chandler, M.; Matteson, S.; Loucks, H.; Armstron, J.; Staehling, R.; Wiseman, L.; Laturnus, T.; May, R.; Murray, D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Comac Communications: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g4204

Condition: Good


142 pages. Features: Terry David Mulligan - article and cover photo; Twins of Iron - Kelowna's Patricia and Sylvaiane Puntous are top triathalon racers; Vancouver Fashion; Top Vancouver Realtor Shelley Lederman; and much more. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. A nice copy of this pleasing vintage issue. View more info

Image for The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 1, Fall 1973

The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 1, Fall 1973

By: Watson, George A.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, B.C., Westward Collector Publishing Ltd.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 843h2553

Condition: Fair


Premiere issue. 30 pages. Features include: Second annual Victoria and Nanaimo Antique Bottle Show; Letters; We Dig Bottles, by "Bob & George"; Blowing Off Foam! - The Karbonated Korner, by Bob & Donna Skrill; What on Earth Is It?; George Coletti & Son of Nelson, B.C.; Jewels of Talking Wire - insulators; Cecil and Joan Harris of Vernon, B.C.; Books in Review; Relics, by Jim Heidt; License Plate Collecting by Allan Gadsen; Old Ads from Victoria Colonis, Christm... View more info

Image for The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 4, Fall 1974

The Westward Collector Quarterly (W.C.Q.), Volume 1, Number 4, Fall 1974

By: Watson, George A.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, B.C., Westward Collector Publishing Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 843h2554

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Letters; Chinese Artifacts, by Flo & Al Clemens; 3rd Annual Vancouver Island Bottle Show & Sale - photo-illustrated article; Nanaimo Dig Club; Sealed Bottles, by Dick & Barbara Hoyle; Insulators, by Larry & Wendy Lundgren; Relics, by Jim Heidt; Auto Collectibles, by Allan Gadsen; Old Guns, by Mike Hill; Vancouver Notes, by D. Harrison; Gold Seal Liquor Co., Vancouver, B.C.; International Wine Co., by G. Northcote; Collecting Old Locks; Documents & Ot... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canuck Magazine, November 12, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of Andre Boudrias

Vancouver Canuck Magazine, November 12, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of Andre Boudrias

By: Watt, Tom; Sigurdson, Hal; Verdi, Bob; Wong, Dan; Kearney, Jim; Douglas, Greg; Opse, Otis; Whitehead, Eric

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154g1329

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; A Good Point Shot - Ab DeMarco; Jim Pappin Interview; Billy Reay - a winner; Chicago's Mr. Zero - Tony Esposito; Photos of Canucks staff, executives and players; Photos of the Chicago Black Hawk players; Bobby Schmautz photo in clothing ad; Nice CKNW photo ad featuring Jim Robson, John McKeachie, Al Davidson and Jim Cox; Charlie Conacher feature; Colour photo ad for Kokanee in stubby bottle... View more info

Image for Vancouver Canuck Magazine, October 22, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of John Gould

Vancouver Canuck Magazine, October 22, 1974 - Colour Cover Photo of John Gould

By: Watt, Tom; Sigurdson, Hal; Wong, Dan; Douglas, Greg; Stoneking, Dan; Whitehead, Eric

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Canucks Publishing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154g1325

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Colour photo of Bobby Orr in Yardley ad inside front cover; Tom Reid Profile; Past Trades Revisited; New Canuck Faces; Return of Henry Boucha; Bill Goldsworthy profile; "Babe" Dye feature; Don Lever - Player of the week; Photos of the Minnesota North Stars players; Nice photo ad for the CKNW sports team of Jim Robson, John McKeachie, Jim Cox and Al Davidson; Photos of Canucks players and executives; Cesare Maniago is featured in a VanCity ad;... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, April, 1950 - Saskatchewan's Big Muddy Valley

Canadian Geographical Journal, April, 1950 - Saskatchewan's Big Muddy Valley

By: Way, Ronald L.; Houldsworth, Edgar; Watson, Robert

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3434

Condition: Good


Features: Old Fort Henry - The Citadel of Upper Canada; The Big Muddy Valley of Southern Saskatchewan; One-Hundred Years of Lower Fort Garry; and more. Moderate wear. Please note: this is a most unusual issue as it seems to combine feature articles from different issues(?). The pagination is not continuous and some pages are smaller than others. Table of contents is only partially correct and prior owner has made multiple corrections. Please ask if you have any quest... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, June 1961 : The Day of Chrysler's Farm

Canadian Geographical Journal, June 1961 : The Day of Chrysler's Farm

By: Way, Ronald L.; Way, Beryl W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3443

Condition: Good


Pages 183-233 plus fifteen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: The Day of Chrysler's Farm - major article with many excellent illustrations and maps; Upper Canada Village; The Ontario-St. Lawrence Development Commission - article with photo; Nice Canadian Army recruiting ad inside back cover; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for MacMillan Bloedel Building Materials News (MBBM News), Volume 23, Number 3

MacMillan Bloedel Building Materials News (MBBM News), Volume 23, Number 3

By: White, Thomas F.: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Macmillan Bloedel Limited: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 536g1225

Condition: Fair


16 pages. Colour photos throughout. Printed on glossy stock. Appears to be circa 1971. Features: Deepsea Canoe - George Tocher and David Moon and their voyage aboard the native-style vessel Orenda to Hawaii - article with photos; Aspenite sales; Non-masonary fireplaces; The Hutterite Way - they choose Aspenite for the new farm buildings at their Morinville colony northwest of Edmonton; New K3 Woodgrains. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for B.C. (British Columbia) Motorist (Magazine), November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1964, Vol. 3, No. 6 - B.C. Indian Art / Horne Lake Caves

B.C. (British Columbia) Motorist (Magazine), November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1964, Vol. 3, No. 6 - B.C. Indian Art / Horne Lake Caves

By: Williams, R.M.; Chestnutt, Jack; Hronek, Clarence L.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. Automobile Association: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0714

Condition: Good


24 pages. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Features: Vintage ad for B.C. Tel's mobile radiotelephone service inside front cover; Kwakiutl Art - B.C.'s Unique Heritage; Emergency Road Service; Small ad for Canadian Pacific's ferry service from Vancouver to Nanaimo on the 'Princess of Vancouver'; Nice one-page photo-illustrated ad for 1965 Chrysler cars including the Signet (convertible), Barracuda, Custom 200, and Custom 100; Fifty Years Ago; Horne Lake's Wond... View more info