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Image for Canada West Magazine, Spring 1976, Volume 6, Number 2 - Ainsworth B.C. / Sternwheeler the D.A. Thomas

Canada West Magazine, Spring 1976, Volume 6, Number 2 - Ainsworth B.C. / Sternwheeler the D.A. Thomas

By: Barlee, N.L.; Ronaghan, Allen; Hannaford, Nigel; Michel, Nora and Bill

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada West Magazines: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3144

Condition: Good


40 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: Ainsworth, B.C.; Treaty No. 6 - the little known details of a contorversy between the crown and two prairie chiefs; The D.A. Thomas - the largest and most stylish sternwheeler to ever ply the waters of the Peace River; The Collector's Page; The 'Made Beaver' Tokens, from the H.B.C.; The Chinese Treasure - lost after a fire in Cascade City, B.C.; The Day the River Died - Lillooet Indian Legends; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, June 1997

Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, June 1997

By: Bate, Alison: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Westcoast Mariner Gazette Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4820

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Deltaport and Duke Point prepare for opening; Wreck of the S.S. Cowichan discovered; Mystery of the Dog Watch; Nautical Inspector Alan Shard; The Oriental Express; The Sun Princess; Truckspotting at the Nordel Weigh Scales; and more. Few markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, July 1997

Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, July 1997

By: Bate, Alison: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Westcoast Mariner Gazette Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4821

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: The Story of the Sinking and Discovery of the S.S. Cowichan; Deltaport opens for business; Two views of the ISM code; China - the emerging giant in world trade; B.C. Transportation Award winners; Truck Driver of the Year Award; U.K. opens first prison ship in over 100 years; Largest passenger ship ever built launched; Largest ship ever transits Panama Canal; and more. Frew markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, October 1997

Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, October 1997

By: Bate, Alison: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Westcoast Mariner Gazette Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4822

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Moving Shelburn Oil Refinery to the Middle East; Last Voyage of the S.S. Rotterdam; Russian ship arrested following roe herring dispute; The Cruise Ship of Many Names - the Crown Majesty left the Esquimalt Graving Dock as the Norwegian Dynasty; Hoegh Morus joins PCL fleet; and more. Few markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, November 1997

Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Your Connection to Land, Sea, Air in the Pacific Rim, November 1997

By: Bate, Alison: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Westcoast Mariner Gazette Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4823

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Michael Farlie reflects on piracy, Hong Kong and his new Vancouver home; Why the Redfin struck an island in Johnstone Strait; The Life of a Freight Forwarder; Trading with Korea; Major blaze in Esquimalt Graving Dock - Russian factory ship Gijon burns; Russian ship freed as herring roe dispute settled; BC Ferries meets ISM code; Upgrade for Vancouver's South Terminal; Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Westcoast Shipping [Magazine] - Land, Sea, Air Transportation, March 1998

By: Bate, Alison: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Westcoast Mariner Gazette Inc.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4824

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Shipping urchin roe from Aristazabal to the cities of Japan; Nini Ginivisian recalls her wonderful trip by freighter; The day the Sun Diamond struck the Erawan off West Point Grey; Go-ahead for new transportation authority in Greater Vancouver; Fraser Port's new berth decicated; CN and Illinois Central plan merger; Another record year for the Port of Vancouver; Kyle Washington appointed President of Seaspan; Cover photo of diver Rick Corless seaching red sea urchins; Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Ships Monthly - The Magazine for Shiplovers Ashore and Afloat, July 1982 - Ferries To The Falklands

Ships Monthly - The Magazine for Shiplovers Ashore and Afloat, July 1982 - Ferries To The Falklands

By: Beaver, Paul; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: U.K., Waterway Productions Ltd.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4901

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of HMS Glamorgan; Great photo of Cunard`s Caronia in 1959 inside front cover; Nice photo of Home Line`s new cruise ship Atlantic in New York; On the Waterfront; Ships Pictorial; The Dutch Coaster - a review of its rise and decline - part 1; Car Ferries to the Western Isles - Part 2; Naval Review; New Ship News; New Era for Cruise Ships - a review of the new generation of cruise ships being built for the 1980s; Where to See the Cruise Ships; Falklands Task Force Pictorial; Ferries to the Falklands - several British short-sea ferries undertake ocean passages to t... View more info

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Ships Monthly - The International Magazine for Shiplovers Ashore and Afloat: February 1998

By: Bowler, Grahame; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.K., IPC Country & Leisure Media, Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653h4832

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Cover photo of the Saga Rose; Modern NATO escorts; Elder Dempster post-war cargo Liners; Voyage Report - Finnish Contrasts; Ships Pictorial; Cruise Ship Review and New Cruise Ships for Old; The Southsea Story - the history of this Portsmouth-Ryde passenger ferry; A visit to the S.S. United States, described by Peter Knego; The World's Navies - Israel, Jordan and Kuwait; Ferry Focus - Quiberon; and much more. Average wear. Note: half of pages 27/28 clipped and removed (contained Ships pictorial content), otherwise, a sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, January (Jan.) 1948 - "Lucky Tremaine" / "Buster" Brown's Brain-Wave

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, January (Jan.) 1948 - "Lucky Tremaine" / "Buster" Brown's Brain-Wave

By: Brenton, Richard; Maynard, Brian; Beamish, Huldine V.; Wallaby; Ryder-Smith, Roland; Kegley, Howard; MacMunn, Sir George; Greig, Captain C.; "Capricorn";

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h2553

Condition: Good


18 [ads], 189-250 pages. Features: On the Edge of the World (part 1) - adventures of a Wolverhampton office worker who travels to Tierra del Fuego to hunt and pirate furs; The Australian Stockman - photo-illustrated article; Picturesque Portugal - photo-illustrated article; Buster Brown's Brain-Wave - delightful yarn of the old sailing-ship days involving the crew of the 'Pride of London'; The Baker and the Bears - photo-illustrated article of the bears which feed from the cooks at Stevens' Gulch Road Camp on Mount Rainier in Washington state; The "Rockologist" - photo-illustrated art... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, March 1944 - The Man Who Lost Face

The Wide World Magazine, March 1944 - The Man Who Lost Face

By: Brockie, Constable W.; Tench, C.V.; Nyberg, Captain Charles E.R.; Martyn, T.; McMaines, F.M.; Samuel, EdwardTaylor, Carl N.; Easterbrook, W.H.; Thomason, Capt. Hugh; Robertson, Wilfrid; Andrew, B. Le M.; Berry, Mike

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g0776

Condition: Fair


Pages 291-348 plus several pages of great vintage ads. Features: "Killer Sleeman" - a Mountie's challenge handling a cop-killer; The Man Who Lost Face - a young ship's officer gets in the bad books of Chinese smugglers; The Inventor of the "Rugger" - William Webb Ellis; Amateur Bandit; A Paraguayan Dance - wild and wooly doings; "Humpie" - the unfortunate choice of a gold-seeking partner; Crocodiles in Northern Australia - article with great photos; The Clue of the Single Finger-Print - Part III of the robbery ofthe First National Bank at Lamar, Colorado and the bloody ... View more info

Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History, Biography, Literature and State Progress, September, 1908, Vol XL, No. 9, New Series, Vol. III, No. 9 - The Battleship "New Hampshire"

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History, Biography, Literature and State Progress, September, 1908, Vol XL, No. 9, New Series, Vol. III, No. 9 - The Battleship "New Hampshire"

By: Brown, Howard H.; Lord, C.C.; Swaine, C. Jennie; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Granite Monthly Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3026

Condition: Good


Pages 295-324. Features: Old Homes Renewed - article with lovely photos of stately homes; The Battleship "New Hampshire" - article with excellent photos, including one-page portrait of Capt. Cameron McR. Winslow; Hannah Dustin - A Medley of Song; Two Summers in Arcadia; Obituaries for Hon. Albert B. Woodworth, Hon. Albert B. Woodworth, Maj. Obed G. Dort, Rev. Silvanus Hayward, and Rev. Homer T. Fuller; Poems; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy of this vintage issue. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 7, 1953 -  Loss of the Car Ferry 'Princess Victoria' / Flooding in England and the Netherlands

The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 7, 1953 - Loss of the Car Ferry 'Princess Victoria' / Flooding in England and the Netherlands

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2795

Condition: Good


Pages 181-220. Features: Cover photos of the loss of the car-ferry 'Princess Victoria' which went down on 31 January with a loss of 128 lives, plus two more pages of dramatic photos of the disaster; Simulating an atomic blast over Clapham Junction; 10 photos related to the murder of the Ruck family by Mau Mau terrorists in Kenya, a shocking crime redeemed only by the heroism of an African houseboy; Full-page photo of massive flooding on Canvey Island, Essex - the Thames estuary pleasure resort; Two more pages of photos of the Canvey Island flooding which killed 100; Photos of flood-related sc... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 21, 1953 -  Cover Photo of Preparation of the Magnificent Purple Robe To Be Worn By Her Majesty at Her Coronation

The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 21, 1953 - Cover Photo of Preparation of the Magnificent Purple Robe To Be Worn By Her Majesty at Her Coronation

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2796

Condition: Good


Pages 261-296. Features: Nice colour ad for Dewar's "White Label" Scotch inside front cover; Nice one-page ad for Rootes Group Cars (Sunbeam-Talbot, Hillman Minx); Preparation of the Queen's Coronation robe; Arrival of new U.S. Ambassador, Winthrop W. Aldrrich; Two pages of illustrations of how the Dutch fight their eternal and unwearying enemy - the sea - repairing dykes and reclaiming land; Excellent one-page colour-photo portrait of Dwight Eisenhower; One-page colour photo of the Lord Lyon and Officers of the Scottish Court of Chivalry; The Indo-China War - photos from Nasam and th... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory'

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory'

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2800

Condition: Good


Pages 761-808. Features: Nice colour ad for six models of Kodak camera inside front cover; One-page ad for the Daimler Conquest auto; Excellent half-page photo ad for Aston Martin entitled "From le Mans to Runnymede'; Dramatic photos of the result of the crash which slice off the bow of the British Railways ship 'Duke of York'; Royal photos; Phillip gets his wings; Jordan Revisited - article with photos of Jordan, King Hussein, Palestinian refugee camp; House-trained otter of Mrs. Puggaard in Denmark; Training horses for Coronation Day; Extensive rehearsals for Coronation Day; Photos of p... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 23 May 1953 -  Th e Suez Canal

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 23 May 1953 - Th e Suez Canal

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2801

Condition: Good


Pages 809-852. Features: Cover photo of General Neguib with Dulles, Stassen and Caffery at the Pyramids Rest House; Nice one-page ad for the New Humber 8-seater Pullman Limousine; Excellent aerial photos of the Suez Canal, a railhead, the refinery at Suez and the HQ of the canal company at Ismailia; Illustration of demolition of the famous 'Prom' of the old Queen's Hall; Article on Jordan and her military; Waco, Texas tornado disaster; Launcho of passenger liner 'Arcadia'; Two pages of photos of the marriage of Princess Ragnhild of Norway, attended by Princess Margaret; Centerfold illustrati... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny

By: Butler, H.G.; Hornbeck, R.R.; Garnett, L.; Rockman, E.; Clark-Kennedy, S.; McMillan, A.; Masters, D.; Shane, M.; Garland, E.; Jordan, J.; Beattie, S.; Courtier-Forster, R.; St. Lawrence, B.; Humpherus, S.; Lees, G.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g3915

Condition: Good


Pages 180-262 plus 16 pages of ads. This is a particularly excellent issue jammed full of fascinating accounts. Features: Terrible Experiences in the Arctic - a whaling schooner is crushed by ice and its crew exists on moss and snow for nearly a week; Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny - he avenged the killing of his employer, an English officer; The Trade Guilds of Constantinople - article with truly amazing photos; The Yaqui Luck-Piece; My Brumby Hunt; When Everything Happened to Me - hauling timber in the 1870s; Salving (Salvaging) Fifty Million Pounds' Worth of Shipping - fantastic ... View more info

Image for Shipping Wonders of the World - Where the Queen Mary Was Built - Part 16 (Sixteen)

Shipping Wonders of the World - Where the Queen Mary Was Built - Part 16 (Sixteen)

By: Bywater, Hector C.; Bowen, Frank C.; Gould, Lieut.-Com. Rupert; Masters, David

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1048

Condition: Good


Pages 485-516. Many great black and white photos. Features: Floating Aerodromes (Aircraft Carriers) - their evolution; Donald McKay's Biggest Sailing Ship of Her Time - the "Great Republic"; John Brown's Yard at Clydebank - Where the "Queen Mary" Was Built - fantastic illustrations: The Instruments of Navigation; The Ship That Broke Her Back - The British steamer "Araby" blocked Boulogne Harbour. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 July, 1949 - Edmonton / Mao Tze-tung

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 July, 1949 - Edmonton / Mao Tze-tung

By: Callwood, June; Pfeiffer, John E.; Bedford, John; Wuorio, Eva-Lis; Berton, Pierre; Israels II, Josef; Lieberman, Henry R.; Shaftel, George A.; Rutt, Edwin; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2466

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Cover illustration of oxen pulling timbers at the Lunenberg Shipyard; What Happened in the Bismarck - One of the few German survivors, Helmut Keune, tells what happened when his ship was sunk after it sunk the Hood; Ordeal (fiction); Blind Date With Fate - side-street swamis/fortune-tellers; New Hope for Arthritic Cripples - Dr. Edward C. Kendall of the Mayo clinic and his new drug, an extract from the adrenal glands; Doesn't Anybody Like Kids? - angry father accuses adults of making this world unfit for happy youngsters; They Live Next Door to the Russians - tiny Finland ... View more info

Image for Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - The French Navy - Part 45 (Forty-Five)

Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - The French Navy - Part 45 (Forty-Five)

By: Carr, F.G.G.; Bowen, Frank C.; Bywater, Hector C.; Wood, Walter; Hardy, A.C.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1058

Condition: Good


Pages 1413-1444. Many great black and white photos. Features: Youth at the Helm - William Albert Robinson sailed round the world from New York between June 1928 and November 1931 in a ketch only 32 feet 6 inches long (conclusion); Vanishing Coastal Craft - no fewer than 200 distinct types of coastal craft round the shores of Great Britain are rapidly disappearing; Pelagic Whaling - old methods of whaling have been largely superseded by floating factories that can work independently of any land base; The French Navy; Fishery Protection - Britain's Fishery Protection Service; Britain's Passen... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zealand - one of the loneliest jobs in the world; A Night With Pirates - a man's small boat is taken over by pirates in Singapore ... View more info