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Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., September [Sept.] 1961 - The Brown Trout

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., September [Sept.] 1961 - The Brown Trout

By: Michie, Doug; Heggin, Albert W.

Price: $129.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4184

Condition: Good


26 pages. Features: Brown Trout - illustrations with brief history of it's history in B.C.; Net Finesse Nets Results; The Honkers of Hungry Valley - hunting Canada Geese; One-page ad for Imperial Shotshells - the best you can buy; Pioneer Brand outerwear ad; B.S.A. gun ad; Ask (for permission to hunt) - It's Only Good Manners; Husqvarna Rifle ad; Hunters Welcome?; Hunters - Don't Kill Your Heart - heart attack precautions; Fantastic one-page photo-illustrated ad for the Ridge Runner (mini-bike) made by Cascadian Mfg. Co. of Vancouver; Guns and Shooting; Vancouver Angling & Game Assoc. News, w... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., March [Mar.] 1960 - The Unspoiled Salmon

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., March [Mar.] 1960 - The Unspoiled Salmon

By: Michie, Doug; Saults, Dan

Price: $149.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4201

Condition: Good


18 pages. Features: Cover photo of beautiful salmon river on Vancouver Island; Mailbag; "Killer Confesses" - shooting crows, with photo of Gerry Haarbrusker; Old Vienna one-page ad features photo taken by R.J. Pop of a big sheep plus text of its current numbers in B.C.; The Unspoiled Salmon - fishing inland from Sayward on Vancouver Island; Fly Fishing; A Man Will Wonder - education in outdoor subjects; Boats; Fantastic one-page illustrated ad for McCulloch's Scott 7 1/2 outboard motor inside back cover; Pilsener Beer ad on back cover; Many additional nostalgic ads. Unmarked with m... View more info

Image for Cariboo and Northwest Digest Magazine, April 1951 - Montana to the Klonkyke/Frank R. Miles - Part 1 of 3

Cariboo and Northwest Digest Magazine, April 1951 - Montana to the Klonkyke/Frank R. Miles - Part 1 of 3

By: Miles, Frank R.; Sahonovitch, A.; Lindsay, F.W.; Kopas, Clifford R.; Norman, Sidney

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Cariboo Digest Ltd.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1018

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo looking up the Yukon River from the wheelhouse of a sternwheeler; Why Not From Krupps to Japan - an anti-Japan rant by Sahonovitch; And Why Not Join the U.S.?; "Delate Klush Muck-A-Muck" - article with fantastic photos of the native eulachon (oolichan) industry; There's Gougers in Them Thar Hills; From Montana to the Klondyke - Part 1 of 3 - The Stikine Trail to Telegraph Creek and Dawson City (1897); Now is the time to join the Registered Trappers Association; The Hospital Insurance Act; politically incorrect African cartoon; Great New Natural Gas Wel... View more info

British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 28, No. 1 Winter 1994-95

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507548

Condition: Very Good


Features: Company Towns - Especially Engelwood; The "Neweete War"; The David McLoughlin Story; Road to the Pacific Rim; Navigation on the Stikine River; Finnish Immigrants and Their Political Ideology; The Story of Edna Eldorado; The Plight of Rural Women Teachers in the 1920s; The Stagecoach and the Sleigh on the Kootenay Flats; Christmas in Sumas in the 1870s; Commander Charles Rufus Robson, RN; The Bridge that Jack Built. Cigarette smoke odour. View more info

British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 27, No. 3 Summer 1994

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507551

Condition: Very Good


Features: Economical Motoring in British Columbia; Hosmer Colliery past and present; My man who fell from heaven; archaeological findings in the Prince Rupert area; The Greening of Glenmore; Fort Steele's Presbyterian Church; The Hagwilget and Walcott Suspension Bridge; Croatians Enlivened mining towns; Mining at Clayoquot; Historic Hat Creed Ranch; The Great Flood of 1894. This copy from a smoking environment. View more info

British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 27, No. 4 Fall 1994

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507552

Condition: Very Good


Features: Piebiter Creek - a personal reminiscence of Delina C. Noel; The War Work of Women in Rural B.C.; Sunday School Vans and Their Drivers; The Marine Building Revisited; The Canadian Museum of Flight and Transportation; Helen Gregory MacGill - First Woman Judge in B.C.; Adelaide Bailey - Exemplary Teacher 1857-1949; the Sutton Lumber and Trading Co. token; The stolen Church - Windermere; A WCAC in Victoria 1942-45; Pioneer Postmistress; B.C. Women's Institute - a brief history; Music of the Titanic; David Douglas - Botanist and Explorer. Crease to covers. Cigarette smoke odour View more info

Image for Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, August 1958

Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, August 1958

By: Morrison, J. Warcup; Savery, Robert H.; Whyte, King; Dickie, Francis; Gillese, J.P.; Morrow, Les; McGillen, Pete; Nicholson, H.P.; Frost, Rex;Landis, C.S

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1507

Condition: Good


Features: Fins in the Peace; Go Below for Trout; "Let's All Go Fishing"; About this Balance of Nature - a discussion of efforts to control wolves and other animals in B.C.; 92 Pound Pike; Hunting Dogs - Do It Now; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, June 1958  - Special Houseboat Issue

Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, June 1958 - Special Houseboat Issue

By: Morrow, Les; "The Skipper"; McGillen, Pete; Gillese, J.P.; Frost, Rex; Nicholson, H.P.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1506

Condition: Good


Features: What is the Biggest Thing in Boating?; "Houseboat Happy" - the New Boating Disease: Don't Fry Crows!; Fishing the Never-Never Lands; The Brittany Spaniel; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, October 1958 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, October 1958 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842a0721

Condition: Good


Features: According to the Law - Lieut.-Col. G.H. Keighley-Bell recalls his adventures with Kurds around 1919; Cut Out and Get Out - Tom H. Inkster recalls logging on Vancouver Island - photos; A Pint for the Man Who Breaks his Oar - fishermen at Aldeburgh, "The Wild Amphibious Race"; A Witch Doctor and the Bride - a Zulu Tale; The Sea Arab - a white man becomes a man of the sea in the tropical islands; Death to the Whites - Lolo St. Paul of the Shuswap Indians in British Columbia taught the law of the White man to the Indians, but to the pioneer-settlers he represented the law of the ... View more info

Image for The Canadian Rockhound, August 1966, Volume X Number 4

The Canadian Rockhound, August 1966, Volume X Number 4

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Lapidary, Rock and Mineral Society of British Columbia: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 822a4675

Condition: Good


30 pages. Articles: They grew 200 million years ago - the geological formations of South Africa; Pegmatites; Buried Treasure of the Nicoamen Plateau; Enamelling on Metal - as a Hobby (part 2); Princeton (British Columbia) The Etiquette of Rockhounding; Pebble Pups Steak; Fossi-Wood - Well worth digging; and more. Average wear. Bit of writing inside back cover else unmarked. A sound copy of this vintage issue. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1965 *THE RICH REPUBLIC OF BRITISH COLUMBIA*

Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1965 *THE RICH REPUBLIC OF BRITISH COLUMBIA*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c5663

Condition: Good


Features: Colour photo ad for the Ford Galaxie 500 XL Hardtop inside front cover; Feature on British Columbia - Anybody can have a boom, but B.C.'s got three!; Northern Dancer - a second chance at greatness - George F.T. Ryall (Audax Minor) takes a knowing and affectionate look at the past, present and future of Canada's favourite equine invalid, Northern Dancer - nice colour photos; Avant Garde Sculpture - with photos - will it win customers in Japan?; The boy who was born a grandfather, by Maurice DeCunha; Robert Thomas Allen's Italian journey. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 10, 1958 *SPECIAL BRITISH COLUMBIA CENTENNIAL ISSUE*

Maclean's Magazine, May 10, 1958 *SPECIAL BRITISH COLUMBIA CENTENNIAL ISSUE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146c5917

Condition: Fair


Features: Loaded with British Columbia content! Nice Full-page colour ad for Bulova watches; A Native's Return to B.C., by Pierre Berton; Nice colour photo ad for the 1958 Ford cars; Feature article on Victoria's Government Street, with colour photos; Many B.C.-themed cartoons; The Salty Princesses of the Pacific Coast - B.C.'s Princess Boats - article with colour photos; The Douglas Fir - the vanishing giant that built a province; The Rise and Fall of Social Credit - the west's wonder party now seems headed for destruction; What B.C. means to nine of its best artists - many colour illustrati... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 24, 1958 *JOHNNY LONGDEN'S OWN STORY*

Maclean's Magazine, May 24, 1958 *JOHNNY LONGDEN'S OWN STORY*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146c5918

Condition: Fair


Features: Nice colour ad for the Parker 61 Capillary Pen inside front cover; Editorial - Let Courts, Not Customs Men, Decree Which Books to Ban; Nice Matinee cigarette colour photo ad; Colour ad for EMBA brands of mutation mink; Jockey Johnny Longden tells his own story - many great photos; Why the World Wants More of the Theatre du Nouveau Monde; Trade Secrets of the Combines Detectives - they seek out 'price-fixers'; How the Dutch sold Canada on Tulips, by Alan Phillips; Should you send your child to camp?; Pearl McLeod's old-fashioned kitchen in Penobsquis, New Brunswick; How to Plan for yo... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, Volume XXXI, Number 2, March-April 1941

Telephone Talk, Volume XXXI, Number 2, March-April 1941

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6618

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Articles: Savings and Government Loans, by Morris W. Wilson; B.C. Telephone Employees Rally to War Savings Appeal; Teleophone Operator Writes of War-Time Britain; Pioneer Mission, B.C. Telephone Man Passes Away - John A Catherwood; Eddie Esson is Braving the "Blitz" Somewhere in England; Employees for Credit Unions; Samples of Canada's first telephone advertising, used in 1877 to promote Bell Telephone usage. War savings certificate advertisement on back cover features quote by and silhouette of Winston Churchill. Average wear. Considerable pencil annotations, particularl... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, May 1, 1929 *A.J. CASSON COVER ART*

Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, May 1, 1929 *A.J. CASSON COVER ART*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c7695

Condition: Fair


92 pages. A.J. Casson cover illustration depicts 'The Great Gardening Game' on a checkerboard. Contents: Colour ad for Kyanize Lustaquik Finish inside front cover; Fantastic multi-photo ad for International Harvester trucks features photos of trucks belonging to Hendrie & Co., Ltd., of Hamilton and Deskin Brothers of Montreal; Nice photo ad for Cream of Wheat; Canada's Fighting Airmen - Part 5 - Lt.-Col. Barker, V.C. wins his first decoration; Racing Needs a Cleanup - Douglas Eppes argues that government control of Canadian horseracing tracks is an imperative necessity - with photos; The Red... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, June 1, 1933

Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, June 1, 1933

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c7696

Condition: Good


68 pages. A.J. Casson cover illustration of grass-cutting man mowing flowers while girl-watching. Contents: Great colour ad for Veedol motor oil inside front cover; Nice ad for International Trucks 2-ton trucks; Investors Syndicate ad features William H. Lotts, President of Overland Construction Company; Czar's Gold, by Robert Welles Ritchie; Roosevelt Acts - M. Grattan O'Leary reports on the "Prophet of Recovery" - including photo of President Roosevelt with Premier Bennett; A Sporting Gesture, by E. Phillips Oppenheim; Article on Sir Arthur Currie; Forgotten Money in Bank Accounts,... View more info

Image for Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8443

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Scotty's Fantastic Trip - record run from Los Angeles to Chicago on the Santa Fe, chartered by Death Valley Scotty in 1905; Memories of Frisco Steam - some of the most beautiful locomotives in the country; Farewell, GM&O (Gulf, Mobile & Ohio) - merger spells the end; Rio Grande on the Run - Utah's Wasatch Range offers quite a barrier to the D&RGW's run to the west; Steam at Christchurch; Commuting in British Columbia - great article with map and colour photos; Guide to Night Photography; Through Illinois on the Locals; Little Dumpy Steams Again - restoration of a locomotiv... View more info

Image for Beautiful British Columbia Magazine, Spring 1993 *Cumberland, B.C. - From Dark Past to Bright Future*

Beautiful British Columbia Magazine, Spring 1993 *Cumberland, B.C. - From Dark Past to Bright Future*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Jim Pattison International Ltd.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8823

Condition: Good


46 pages. Wonderful colour photography throughout. Features: B.C. - Land of Bouquet - Canada's First Province for Flowers; Cumberland - Coal-dust memories stir a sleepy village - an explosive and tragic past; A Little Block of heritage homes in Vancouver's West End; River of White Death - why the Alsek River's Turnback Canyon is so named; Whistler heats up in summer. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Museum and Art Notes, March 1931

Museum and Art Notes, March 1931

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Art, Historical and Scientific Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658c9693

Condition: Good


44 pages. Photos in text. Contents: The Ecology of Savary Island; Recent Developments in Anthropology; Truffles; The Marbled Murrelet; The Steamship "Royal William"; Copy of Original Specifications for building of "Royal William"; Leg Irons from Nanaimo's Old Gaol; Sea Call; The Library Corner; Munday Lake and its Ecology; Amphipoda from British Columbia. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this informative and interesting issue. View more info

Image for Museum & Art Notes, November 1951

Museum & Art Notes, November 1951

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Art, Historical and Scientific Association: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658c9694

Condition: Fair


38 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos in text. Contents: Melanope - The Ship of Tragedy; Time, and the Indian; Panechates, Son of Hatres; The Pleistocene, or Ice Age of South-West British Columbia; Birds in the Cariboo; The Fine Arts; The Museum is a School of Visual Education; The Cinder Cone Buried Forest, Garibaldi Park, British Columbia; Pioneer Wesleyan Missionaries in British Columbia. Average wear. Binding intact. Moisture marks to periphery of all pages and covers - legibility unaffected. A worthy copy of this informative issue. View more info