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Image for Geist Magazine, Fall 2009

Geist Magazine, Fall 2009

By: Shields, Sandra; Campion, David; Di Cintio, Marcello; Waterfall, Rhonda; Nickerson, Billeh

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Geist Foundation: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551h1870

Condition: Very Good


88 pages. Features: Human civilization in the Fraser Valley; Saharawis in Algerian refugee camps; Petra and David always knew what to do; Poems for memorable customers; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. An attractive copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, June 1951 - The Land Sharks

The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, June 1951 - The Land Sharks

By: Slater, Gordon; Rane, Hugh; Pitchford, V.C.; Jepsen, S.; Mills, John T.; Turpin, J.C.; Salt, Brian; Farmer, Bernard J.; Tench, C.V. Lacey, Frank M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Wide World: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h2545

Condition: Good


xxiv, 129-192 pages. Features: 500 miles to freedom -nine men escape Rabaul after it is overrun by the Japanese in 1942; The land sharks - a story from Canada in 1925 about get-rich-quick schemes in real estate; Man-Eater - the brief but eventful career of a man eating tiger as recounted by a former member of the Burma Frontier Service; The Vale of the Gods the northern Punjab - photo illustrated article; The Ju-Ju Doctor - the facts of an amazing occurrence on the Gold Coast; The Dragon - big scare on East Indian Island; Photo of typical Cyprus Brickyard; The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo - photo illu... View more info

Image for B.C. (British Columbia) Historical News, Volume 12, No. 4, Summer 1979 - The Bell-Irving Land Surveyors

B.C. (British Columbia) Historical News, Volume 12, No. 4, Summer 1979 - The Bell-Irving Land Surveyors

By: Stevenson, Anne; Akrigg, Helen B.; Andrews, G.S.; Spittle, John O.; Harris, R.C.; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., British Columbia Historical Association: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2557

Condition: Good


44 pages. Features: Captain Inskip, R.N., and British Columbia; The Bell-Irving Land Surveyors in British Columbia; Alfred Pendrell Waddington and "Bute Island Route"; Old Trails and Routes in British Columbia; - The HBC 1849 Brigade Trail - Fort Hope to Kamloops; Reginald C.R. Tweed; Book Reviews; and more. Address label on back cover, otherwise unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating, December [Dec.] 1961 - Dave Stewart on Ice Fishing

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating, December [Dec.] 1961 - Dave Stewart on Ice Fishing

By: Stewart, Dave; Brandlmayr, John

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4181

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Ice Fishing; Fish killed by industrial waste; U.S. Economic Survey on Hunting & Fishing; Lease of land for the West Kootenay Rod and Gun clubs; The Christmas Dream - "The Night Before Christmas" is transformed into a B.C. political statement, with image of W.A.C. Bennett in Santa suit; Photoso fo John Truttman of Richmond and his pet geese; Photos of Bill Otway of the Port Coquitlam Hunting & Fishing Club presenting shooting awards to Doug Michie and Ian Jack; Salmon Report - estimated catches of Spring, Jack, Coho, Pink, and Grise; Photo of Omar Alendal; Photos of... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1960 - Fishing Seymour Arm, Shuswap Lake

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1960 - Fishing Seymour Arm, Shuswap Lake

By: Stewart, Dave; Brandlmayr, John; Domenic, Don

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4199

Condition: Good


30 pages. Features: Mailbag; Conservation in the Schools - the three 'Rs' and resources; Salt Water License?; proper use of license revenue will cost us less tomorrow; Fishing Seymour Arm - Shuswap Lake; Centrefold map of Lakes & Streams in the Princeton-Merritt District; Clay Chips - with photos of Dick Horby, Bill Jones, Victor Welder, Bill Urquhart, Carl Nishi; Mrs. Sharen Pilkington, Russ Hume, Maxie Lamusse, Clayton Sullivan, Frank Turner, Russ Hume, Jack radford, Dick Hornby, Alton See and Bob Guiliani; Boats; Coastal Cruising; Browning launches new rifle group - high-power bolt action ... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing and Hunting in B.C., October [Oct.] 1957 - Cover Photo of Charlie Webb of Vancouver with 19-lb Steelhead

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing and Hunting in B.C., October [Oct.] 1957 - Cover Photo of Charlie Webb of Vancouver with 19-lb Steelhead

By: Stewart, Dave; Follis, Merle; Furniss, Harry

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Northwest Sportsman Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4220

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Editorial on Farmer-Sportsmen Relations; Mailbag; Photo of Dr. P.G. Margetto with 30-lb spring; Group photo of Arv. Sestrap, Dr. Duncan, C. Chapman, J. Sestrap and their many fish taken from the Kitimat River; Nice photo ad for Edward Lipsett Ltd. entitled Ready for Steelhead shows angler and much fishing gear; Cold Steel - steelheads in the Thompson River; Nostalgic illustrated foul weather gear ad for Canor Plarex Ind. Ltd. features their sport jacket and steelhead and hunting jacket; Pictorial Story of the B.C. Gun Dog Club Retriever Trial - the many photos include ... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1959 - The Shuswap-Mara-Mabel Lakes Area / Longest Outboard Cruise

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., June 1959 - The Shuswap-Mara-Mabel Lakes Area / Longest Outboard Cruise

By: Stewart, Dave; Follis, Merril; Furniss, Harry

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4208

Condition: Good


34 pages. Features: Nice illustrated ad for the Western Fishing Line Company shows fisherman smooching with mermaid; Mailbag; Old Vienna one-page ad features photo of Cutthroat and asks what is a good fly to use?; The Unbeatable Trio - Shuswap-Mara-Mabel - article with map and photos; Ink doodles and small clipping from ad on page 13; Transcontinental Outboard Cruise - 5,286 miles from New York to Oregon!; Poison Ivy; Sportsman's Corner; Spring Fishing the Cheakamus - with two photos of Don Lewis; Nice one-page ad for Old Style beer features illustration of old style bare-knuckle boxer; Clay ... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., February 1959 - Trout Fishing on Little River

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., February 1959 - Trout Fishing on Little River

By: Stewart, Dave; Follis, Merril; Furniss, Harry

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4211

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Mailbag; Depends on the Way! - article on trout fishing in the Little River below Squilax bridge, with photo of happy young Ian and photo of Gary; Clay Chips - article with photos of Jim Mathieson and Jim Forbes Jr., Bud McIntyre, and John Haddock of Pender Harbour; Ad inside back cover for the Department of Recreation and Conservation advises "You Require a 1959 Angling License"; Several pages of boating information and ads; Many additional nostalgic ads. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., October [Oct.] 1958 - Christmas Moose

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., October [Oct.] 1958 - Christmas Moose

By: Stewart, Dave; Furniss, Harry

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4214

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Mailbag, including letter from RCAF member Doug Lee and his photo; Xmas Moose - Dave Stewart and his hunting trip to Wells Gray Park, including map and four photos; Kapok life jackets unsafe; Fish and Game Federation News; Club Announcements, including photos of Bill Edgar, Art Arnold and Lyle Hurd, and Cece Hurd, Gordon Ezart, Jerry Walker and Mr. and Mrs. Alex Scott; Two pages of boating information and ads, including photo of Wm. E. Drake; Many additional nostalgic ads. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., January [Jan.] 1961 - The 1961 Marpole-Rotary Boat Show

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., January [Jan.] 1961 - The 1961 Marpole-Rotary Boat Show

By: Stewart, Dave; Meade, Ed.; Brandlmayr, John

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4192

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Mailbag; Don't Get Single tracked - if you can't find any birds why not try fishing?; Clay Chips - article with photos of Ed Kendall holding a record steelhead, and H. Henry and T. Hirschfeldt with their pair of 14 point elk; Boats; The '61 Marpole-Rotary Boat Show; Nice back cover photo-illustrated af ro Sangsercraft Boat Works of Vancouver; Many additional nostalgic ads. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., February [Feb.] 1960 - Ice Fishing

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., February [Feb.] 1960 - Ice Fishing

By: Stewart, Dave; Mercer, Bob; Brandlmayr, John

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4202

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Old Vienna ad inside front cover features photo of trophy grizzly and discussion of their location in B.C.; Mailbag; Last Day Luck - a moose hunting tale; Ice Fishing - it's solid water fishing; Sportsman's Corner - includes photo of Reg. Carver; The .22 Sporting Rifle; Some Uncommon Birds; Photo of Mrs. Betty Crossley with young Gary Cleven; Photo of Fred Langeler, Sr.; Photo of "Joe" Whitmore who is retiring; Home Game Management; Off Season Shooting Practice; Boats; Back cover ad by the Department of Recreation and Conseration explains that 1960 Angling licenses... View more info

Image for The National Home Monthly Magazine, May 1948 - Cominco in the Kootenays / The Company of Adventurers

The National Home Monthly Magazine, May 1948 - Cominco in the Kootenays / The Company of Adventurers

By: Stewart, Dr. H.; Cross, A.; Bird, W.; Dixon, H.; Shaw, Capt. F.; Green, H.; Roberts, L.; Muller, E.; Adams, E.; Francis, M. & R.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, The National Home Monthly: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h0018

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Nostalgic colour GWG (Great Western Garment) ad inside front cover for their Red Strap Overalls features farmer with farm in background; Half-page colour-photo ad for Ritz Crackers; Massey-Harris one-page colour ad shows farmer on tractor in corn field; Can Europe Be Saved? - Sequel to President Truman's Message; Charming half-page colour ad for Canada Dry features beaming girl; Who Will Be the Moses of the Federal Liberal Party?; The Money Belt (short story); Happy Ending (short story); The Company of Adventurers - colour-illustrated article on the history of the Hudson's... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1943 - Garfield Weston /  Pacific Coast Rangers

National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1943 - Garfield Weston / Pacific Coast Rangers

By: Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Booth, Ned; Roberts, T.G.; Breyfogle, W.A.; Du Bois, W.; Angus, M.I.; Bensley, M.; Cox, C.; Bayne, E.G.; Heck, AW2; Thompson, Frances; Winspear, M.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Home Publishing Company / National Home Monthly: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4777

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover portrait illustration of female member of the military; Ford ad inside front cover features action photo of troops constructing bridge under fire; Nice half-page colour Pepsi ad features naval officer in uniform and illustration of boys swimming; News of the month includes Dissolution of the Third International (Comintern), and Closing Ranks Against Japan; Editorial on Black Markets and Summer Vacations; Jet Black (short story); The Pacific Coast Rangers - photo-illustrated article includes photos of Lieut.-Col. T.A.H. Taylor, O.B.E., M.C., and Col. M.E. Dopping-Hepe... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan) 1946 - Buffalo Farmer Ed Butters

National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan) 1946 - Buffalo Farmer Ed Butters

By: Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Hillman, G.M.; Tatham, J.C.; Cunningham, L.A.; Cross, A.F.; Paterson, J.; Gregory, J.; Dalrymple, B.W.; Galton, L.N.; Colbert, A.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4760

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Lovely cover illustration of snowy Quebec church scene; Colour Canada Dry ad; How Much Was Exploded by the Atomic Bomb?; Photo of tractor train pulling into Yellowknife from Lower Hay River; Jergens Lotion ad with photo of beautiful Marie McDonald; The Prime Minister Sweepstakes; Knocking at the Door (short story); British Columbia (B.C.) Counts Her Trees - a general plan is required for the perpetuation of the province's timber stands - photo-illustrated article with aerial photo of Ladysmith fire, July 7, 1945; Laurie is so Optimistic (short story); Home Aides; Advances ... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, November (Nov.) 1945 - Why the V-Weapons Failed / Golfer Byron Nelson / Ocean Falls, B.C.

National Home Monthly Magazine, November (Nov.) 1945 - Why the V-Weapons Failed / Golfer Byron Nelson / Ocean Falls, B.C.

By: Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Sangster, Allan; Pugsley, E.E.; Quick, D.; Wetjen, A.R.; Albert, H.A.; Paterson, J.; Roxborough, H.H.; Coleman, S.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4762

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Quink ink ad inside front cover; Seagram ad shows man of the future listening to self-reading book (like a computer disk of the future); Repair work on a shattered world; photo of camp of Manitoba Indian muskrat trapper Lewis Head; Nice colour ads for Maxwell House coffee and Waterman's Taperite pens; Sombre one-page two-colour ad by the National War Finance Committee shows the burial at sea of an 18-year-old ordinary seaman, on board H.M.C.S. Assiniboine, killed by U-boat fire; Why Germany's V-Weapons Failed - fascinating photo-illustrated article; "Per Andrea" (s... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating, September [Sept.] 1963 - Cover Photo of Chris Burton of the B.C. Gun Dog Club

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating, September [Sept.] 1963 - Cover Photo of Chris Burton of the B.C. Gun Dog Club

By: Straight, Lee; Paish, Howard; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4180

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: The Secret to Kootenay Hunting; Alberta Offers The Best Upland Bird Shooting; Alberta Upland Game Birds and Waterfowl Season for 1963; Prince George Hosts North Central Shoot - article with six photos and list of winners; Clay Chips - a letter to Yvonne Johnston; "Be Seen - Be Safe"; Alberta - Montana Red Hot Trap Shoot; Photo of decoy maker Vic Faulkes and son Lee of Vancouver; Many nice vintage ads; and more. Unmarked with light wear. A nice vintage copy. 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: $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; Great photos of elaborate B.C. Tel. parade float in Vancouver; Photos of operators who recently assisted in various rescue ... 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; Expansion program; Elsted sisters, Bob Patton, George Gaetz, and E.H. Tomer retire; Article on early phone installer Daniel G. Ho... 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 Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing and Hunting in B.C., May 1957 - Of Nature, Deer and Man

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing and Hunting in B.C., May 1957 - Of Nature, Deer and Man

By: Teer, James; Furniss, Harry; Meade, Ed; Teer, James G.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Northwest Sportsman Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4222

Condition: Good


22 pages. Features: Nostalgic illustrated ad for Johnson outboards inside front cover; A Creed for Philosophy in Conservation; Editorial - "Comes the Revolution"; Mailbag; Illustrated ad for the B.S.A. Bantam motorcycle; Western Fishing Line Co. ad features photo of Wayne Quayle and his massive world record 148-lb California Giant Black Sea Bass; Of Nature, Deer, and Man - article by James G. Teer - article by the Texas Game and Fish Commissioner, James G. Teer; Bull Session - Weyerhauser and its CHEC (Co-operative Hunter Experimental Control) Program; Personal message from Minister o... View more info