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Image for The Canadian Magazine, 24 December 1977

The Canadian Magazine, 24 December 1977

By: Allen, Robert Thomas; Berton, Pierre; Knelman, Martin; Alderman, Tom

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar Publishers: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g0627

Condition: Very Good


20 pages. Features: Getting Wound Up for Christmas; New Evidence in the Case of the Crown vs. Gun-an-noot - article with photos; Not the Average Our Gang Comedy - interesting children from across Canada; Sweeping Them Off Their Feet - Lou Sendel is the best ballroom dancer in Canada; Doug Wright's Family cartoon; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Digest (Magazine), December, 1952

Northwest Digest (Magazine), December, 1952

By: Bishop, James M.; Harrison, Eunice M.L.; Downs, Arthur; Morris, Wm. D.; Boss, W.M.; Campbell, N.R.

Price: $119.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Cariboo Digest Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1629

Condition: Fair


24 pages. Features: Pioneer Judge's Wife - Part 10; The Bridge; Rainbow's End - a tale of lost mines and treasure in the Cariboo; Indians of the Northwest - The Tsimpseans; Along the Trapline - interesting backwoods anecdotes; Dozens of great nostalgic ads. Average wear. Small date stamp atop front cover. 4" opening at bottom of coverfold. A worthy vintage copy. View more info

Image for Enid Blyton's Magazine, No. 24, Vol. 4 - December (Dec.) 19th, 1956 - January (Jan.) 1st, 1957: Xmas (Christmas) 1956

Enid Blyton's Magazine, No. 24, Vol. 4 - December (Dec.) 19th, 1956 - January (Jan.) 1st, 1957: Xmas (Christmas) 1956

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers, Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551h2087

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Numerous two-colour illustrations. Features: Christmas message from Enid Blyton; The Little Reindeer Bell; Sween Seven Mystery (chapter 6); Thank-you Corner; Joey's Here! Joey's Here!; Noddy comic; Five Go to Billycock Hill (chapter XVI); A Ship Called Storm-Rider; plus nostalgic ads. Above-average but not excessive wear. Binding intact. Bit of writing on back cover. A worthy copy of this adorable vintage Enid Blyton collectible. View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo

Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo

By: Clark, Gregory; Wilson, Dave; O'Brien, Andy; Klyn, Doyle

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Victoria Daily Times: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1408

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: The Wonderful Christmas Ballet - The National Ballet at the O'Keefe Centre - article with beautiful colour photos; Gregory Clark and his new 2-year-old neighbour Susanna entertain each other (cover photo); The Day the Whooping Cranes Came - photos of the birds which stayed near Moose Jaw for two weeks; Colour photos of Christmas at Canada's "Coldest Corner" - Portage and Main in Winnipeg; Artist Bruce Johnson illustrates his three children in their search for the perfect Christmas tree; Stan Mikita - A Chip on his Shoulder and his Eye on the Net - article and great... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 24 December, 1955 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 24 December, 1955 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6350

Condition: Good


Features include: A New Growing Medium for Orchids; Primary Classification in the Orchidaceae; Specimen Portias; Collectors' Item: Three Forms of Brassia longissima; Judging Odontoglossums; and Beginners' Handbook: Growing Your Orchids from Seed. Includes the index to Vol. 24 (12 issues). Light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for Outdoor Life Magazine, December 1955 - Hunting Wild Boars and Goats on Santa Catalina Island / Jack O'Connor on the World's Most Beautiful Deer

Outdoor Life Magazine, December 1955 - Hunting Wild Boars and Goats on Santa Catalina Island / Jack O'Connor on the World's Most Beautiful Deer

By: Emery, R.; Wilson, R.; Gresham, G.; Ormond, C.; Bradford, K.; Wood, L.; O'Connor, Jack.; Griffin, W.; Michael, W.; Meyer, C.; Nudelman, B.; Bauer, E.; Murray, R.; Hayes, J.; Hackle, S.; Naggiar, M.; Postle, A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Science Publishing Co.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3783

Condition: Good


128 pages. Magnificent cover art by Charles Dye depicts overheated truck hauling Christmas trees and several fresh kills. Two contributions by Jack O'Connor in this issue. Additional Features: Hunting wild goats and boars on Santa Catalina Island; Polar Bears were forgotten in this desperate fight to survive; Bucks with buckshot in Louisiana's low country; Quest of the Golden Trout - of 1,000 Wyoming mountain lakes it was Big Elbow or bust; In the California goose capital, where everything proved ducky; To Quebec's Kipawa for a princely bull moose; Jack O'Connor article on the World's Most ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, Vol. XLVI - No. 272, December, 1920 - Saving of the "Cardium" / Among Bolshevists

The Wide World Magazine, Vol. XLVI - No. 272, December, 1920 - Saving of the "Cardium" / Among Bolshevists

By: Evans, E.A.; Heighton, J.; Tinsley, H.G.; Webster, F.A.M.; Nicoll, J.M.; Woods, E.P.; Wetgen, A.R.; Jones, E.H.; Dunn, H.H.; Koppel, H.; Masters, D.; Chinnery, E.W.P.; McMaines, Frank; Augustin, James F.; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4352

Condition: Fair


Pages 90-176 plus 24 pages of nice ads. Features: My Rest-Cure - experience on a house-boat in Kashmir; The Saving of the "Cardium" - what happened with this oil ship caught fire with 12,000 tons of benzene aboard; The Hinton Murder Case, and George W. Pendleton; "Little Woman of Flame" - what happened with two solitary white women took up farming in East Africa; Photo of steeplejack Jack Hassler climbing a building in Philadelphia; "My Strangest Experience"; The Lifted Veil, part 6 of a strange story of two British officer POWs in Turkey; The Temple of the Tapirs - an... View more info

Image for The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, December 1922, No. 296, Vol. 50

The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, December 1922, No. 296, Vol. 50

By: Hogg, J.E.; Archer, Capt. W. Damon; Von Blon, John L.; Carline, Richard; Darling, Eugene; Allen, Major Jack; Bailey, Elliot; Olsson, Oscar; Sarawoff, X.; Bjorklund, Revd. Gunnar; Eve, Oscar; Woolard, Warden; Shiels, George;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1829

Condition: Good


Pages 90-176, plus 24 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Contents include: Wild Boars and Cattle Thieves; Rescuing Little Ruth; A Castle Built for a Shilling; Through the East by Air - part 5; The Man Who Turned Thief - part 5; Trapping Wild Animals Alive; The Ordeal of William McDavid; Five Thousand Miles on Foot in Central Africa - part 3; On Oath (short story); The Ranger's Story (short story); The Amateur Explorers; The Train-Wreck That Failed; My First Lynx; Is This America's Biggest Bear? Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound... View more info

Image for Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 4, December 18 -24, 1940

Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 4, December 18 -24, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432c7900

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photo taken aboard the Abel P. Upshur as she leaves port; RAF to the aid of gallant Greece; Super full-page aerial photo of RAF bombing attack in progress on the Albanian port of Valona, being used by Italy; Illustrated text of statement in the House of Commons on the progress of the war by Winston Churchill; Wonderful full-page photo of a massive British factory containing many bombers under construction; photo of desert listening post in action; Map showing the progress of Bri... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 24, 1955: Arthur Godfrey / Rebirth of the Ohio River

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 24, 1955: Arthur Godfrey / Rebirth of the Ohio River

By: Hycz, V. Nelson, K.; Dixon, K.; Godfrey, A.; Jennings, D.; Halsey, A. Et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Publishing Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h0773

Condition: Fair


80 pages. Features: I was a daughter of the Gold Rush - the exciting story of Klondy Nelson; The Face of America - Song of Old (photo); Rebirth of the Ohio River; This is My Story - Arthur Godfrey (part 8 of 8); Exiles of the Wasteland - Red Shaw and Lou Kley run an isolated Utah railroad outpost for the Southern Pacific Railroad; What Happened to These Children - fascinating explanation of the 700-year-old mystery of the Pied Piper of Hamelin; Cities of the world (#15) - Guatemala City; How to Handle $100,000,000 - The Philadelphia Board of City Trusts. Fiction: A Candle of the Lord; The La... View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.24. No. 6 - November/December 1978

Sea Frontiers - Vol.24. No. 6 - November/December 1978

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9488

Condition: Good


Features: Exploring the Ocean Bottom in Manned Submersibles; Feeding and Spawning of Bluefish; IFOs; El Nino - unwanted guest; Live on California's Wharves; Oil Spills - The Causes and Cures; Long-Lining for Tilefish. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 24 - December 31, 1960 *IS EUROPEAN EDUCATION BETTER THAN OURS?*

The Saturday Evening Post, December 24 - December 31, 1960 *IS EUROPEAN EDUCATION BETTER THAN OURS?*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357a4684

Condition: Fair


Features: The Franciscans - they possess an inner peace that modern people seek, but rarely find; Pursuit of a Painkiller - the development of Phenazocine, a synthetic narcotic to replace the useful but addictive drug morphine; Adventures of the Mind - Life's Mysterious Clocks, by Frank A. Brown Jr.; A Christmas Letter; How to Speak French without saying a word - humor by Stewart Alsop; Winter's wildest sport - iceboating; Is European Education better than ours? - a five-nation survey of 4142 school children provides an astonishing report - long and detailed article with many photos. Great co... View more info

Image for The Saturday Review of Literature, December 19, 1936, Vol. XV No. 8 *COVER PHOTO OF NOEL COWARD*

The Saturday Review of Literature, December 19, 1936, Vol. XV No. 8 *COVER PHOTO OF NOEL COWARD*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Saturday Review Co.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842a4756

Condition: Good


24 pages. W.E. Woodward's "A New American History" is reviewed by Arthur M. Schlesinger. Noel Coward's "Tonight at Eight-Thirty" is reviewed by Frances Woodward. Frederic C. Howe's "Denmark - The Cooperative Way" is reviewed by Agnes Rothery; F.L. Lucas's "The Decline and Fall of the Romantic Ideal" is reviewed by Leonard Bacon. "The Story of Jack and Jill" (as it might be told by William Faulkner, P.G. Wodehouse, and Alexander Woollcott). Jane Whitney's "Elizabeth Fry" is reviewed by Henry Seidel Canby. The Bowling Green, by Christopher Mo... View more info

Image for The Western Socialist - The Journal of Scientific Socialism in the Western Hemisphere: Volumes 12 and 13 Bound in One Volume, Including All Issues 1945-1946

The Western Socialist - The Journal of Scientific Socialism in the Western Hemisphere: Volumes 12 and 13 Bound in One Volume, Including All Issues 1945-1946

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Worker's Socialist Party of the United States: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853c5279

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. 12" x 9" x 0.7". Contains issues from January 1945 through December 1946, a tumultuous time for labour in the wake of World War II. Topics include: Tennessee Poll Tax Fight; A New Revision of Marxian Economics, by Raya Dunayevskaya; Barriers on the Way to Socialism, by CARP; C.C.F confusion, by C. Luff; Marxism in New Zealand by R.R. Everson; Labor Conscription - the May-Bailey bill calls for a compulsory labor draft of 18 million workers from 18 to 45 years of age; Labor and Political Action, by Harmo; Vocationalism in Ireland; Comrade Adolph Kohn; The Future of Ca... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, December 24 1955

Maclean's Magazine, December 24 1955

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 827c7255

Condition: Fair


Cover art by Cornelius Krieghoff. Features: Editorial - Let's not import "lynch law"... even against books; Post Office 'seeing eye' TV to keep watch over mail sorters; The Fairy Tale Romance of the Canadian Shield - its hidden treasures changed Canada, by Blair Fraser, The Man Who Conquered Davy Crockett, by John Gray; The Island (P.E.I.) - Part II, by Bruce Hutchison; When Ballooning Was the Craze - a Maclean's flashback by James Bannerman; The Rebirth of a Fascinating Painter - Collectors have shot up the prices of works by Cornelius Krieghoff - includes nine wonderful colour illus... View more info

Image for Fortune Magazine, 24 December, 2001 *The Enron Disaster*

Fortune Magazine, 24 December, 2001 *The Enron Disaster*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Time Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8418

Condition: Fair


200 pages. Features: Why Enron Went Bust; Enron Fallout; Coke - Who's in Charge Here?; Will the Economy Get Well Soon?; The Geeks Who Rule the World - Moody's and S&P; Tony Ridder; Global Crossing Flameout spells trouble for other telcos; Top Ten Stories of 2001; How the World Has Changed - new war, global recession; Terrorists are Ruining my Middle Age; Best and Worst of 2001. Address label clipped from front cover. Somewhat above-average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Details Magazine, December (Dec.) 2014 / January (Jan.) 2015 - Johnny Depp Cover Photo

Details Magazine, December (Dec.) 2014 / January (Jan.) 2015 - Johnny Depp Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast / Advance: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4990

Condition: Fair


Over 100 pages. Features: The Hollywood Mavericks, starring Johnny Depp; The innovators changing the face of entertainment; 24 ways to get in the best shape of your life; and more. Above-average wear. Sticker removal mark on front cover. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, December 2, 1978 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - Ian Smith (of Rhodesia) Cover Illustration

Weekend Magazine, December 2, 1978 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - Ian Smith (of Rhodesia) Cover Illustration

By: Munnion, Christopher; Christy, Jim; Fetherling, Doug; Rossiter, Sean; Mitchell, Michael

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The Globe and Mail: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0839

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: Nice colour photo ad for the Volkswagen Diesel Rabbit inside front cover - $69 to drive from Halifax to Vancouver!; 44% of Canadians say they have saved more money in the last year; Ian Smith and the destiny of Rhodesia; The bloody road to Zimbabwe - article with photo of white man in shorts walking city street with machine gun, plus several other photos of death and destruction; Candice Bergen - feature article with colour photo; A Day in the Life of Bruce Cockburn - article with photo; Season's Greetings from the Group of Seven - article with colour illustrations; and mo... View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly (Magazine), December (Dec.) 15, 1928, Vol. 82, No. 24: Gus Edwards (Pt II) / President-Elect Herbert Hoover

Collier's - The National Weekly (Magazine), December (Dec.) 15, 1928, Vol. 82, No. 24: Gus Edwards (Pt II) / President-Elect Herbert Hoover

By: Roche, Arthur Somers; Kent, F.R.; Rice, Grantland; Flynn, J.T.; Cohen, O.R.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, P.F. Collier & Son Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2828

Condition: Good


58 pages. Features: Cover illustration of boy standing in icy water; Nostalgic one-page illustrated ad for the circular Western Electric 560-AW loudspeaker; Marriage for Two (fiction by Roche); President Elect Herbert Hoover - It's Going To Be Different; Other Men's Poison (fiction by Roark Bradford); Thunder in the Backfield - Grantland Rice reviews the star-studded running backs of 1928, with photos of Ken Strong N.Y.U., and Chris Cagle of Army; In Loving Memory (fiction by Fred Sweet); "Too Collegiate" - fiction by Lucian Cary; Good Clean Fun - two pages of charming vintage illus... View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, December 24 1977 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - K-Tel Products

Weekend Magazine, December 24 1977 (Canadian Newspaper Supplement) - K-Tel Products

By: Rossiter, Sean; Young, Catherine; Parry, David; Enright, Janet; Oliver, Margo

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Whig-Standard: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0835

Condition: Good


20 pages. Features: The Sally Ann in Surburbia - Lieutenant Ken Chapman wages the Salvation Army's battle in North Vancouver - with great colour photo of Ken and Brenda Chapman of London, Ontario; K-Tel's Greatest Hits - fantastic kitschy article - with great colour photos - about the firm's hit products, and it's leader Philip Kives, a former Saskatchewan farm boy - products include the Miracle Brush, Hair Magician, Multi-Sharpener, Feather-Touch Knife, Record Selector, Frypans, Veg-o-matic, Patty Stacker, Multi-Exerciser, Super-Bond glue - a cool article!; Comparing the lot of a department ... View more info