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Image for (Toronto) Star Weekly, March 15, 1958 - Cover Photo of Skier Lucile Wheeler

(Toronto) Star Weekly, March 15, 1958 - Cover Photo of Skier Lucile Wheeler

By: Authors Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Star: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2945

Condition: Fair


24 pages. Features: Lovely colour cover photo of Canada's Lucile Wheeler who set a World Ski record; Photos of National Research Council (NRC) testing at controlled burning of structures in the path of the St. Lawrence seaway; Yvon Durelle - New Brunswick's Fighting Fisherman - article with ten photos; Nice one-page color ad for Campbell's soup features "Budge Beaters" called the Souper Casserole and Souper Scramble; Nice one-page colour-photo ad by the Tea Council of Canada shows young curlers wearing their tams; 15 photos of world news, including 103-year-old ex-slave Satisfied Done... View more info

Image for (Toronto) Star Weekly, February 8, 1958 - Bobby Hull  Article / Sal Mineo Cover Photo

(Toronto) Star Weekly, February 8, 1958 - Bobby Hull Article / Sal Mineo Cover Photo

By: Authors Not Stated

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Star: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2946

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: Lester (Mike) Pearson wins Liberal Leadership - brief article with twelve photos, including one-page photo of Paul Martin Sr. celebrating with Pearson; Nice one-page colour ad for Neilson's "Nutty" chocolate bar; Fantastic brief article on nineteen-year-old Bobby Hull, the youngest player in the NHL, illlustrated with eight photos, including his new wife, Judie; Photo and brief write-up on U.S.-born entertainer Josephine Baker who has been made a Knight of the Legion of Honour in France - photo shows her with her nine adopted children; Wedding photo of Eydie Gorme... View more info

Image for Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1972, Vol. 5, No. 6 - Glenbow and the Mounted Police

Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1972, Vol. 5, No. 6 - Glenbow and the Mounted Police

By: Baptie, Sue

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0733

Condition: Good


8 pages. Features: Incredible cover photo of two moose pulling cart; Photo of anti-auto theft device from 1914 by the Miller-Chapman Company of Los Angeles; Glenbow and the Mounted Police; The Case of the Missing Museum - what happened to 7,500 unusual and irreplacable museum pieces which disappeared in Calgary 25 years ago?; Tattooing Among the Crees. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

Canada Illustrated Magazine (Amalgamated with Canada West Magazine), Winter 1973, Volume 1, Number 2 - Zincton, British Columbia (cover photo)

By: Barlee, N.L.; Wilson, J.V.H.; Adams, Irvine

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Summerland, B.C., Canada West Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2556

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Glass Flowers of the Plains - use of trade beads by the Plains Indiansduring the 19th century - article with photos; The Collector's Page; Writing - On - Stone in the borderland of south-eastern Alberta; The Big Horn Country; The Legend Makers (II); The Vanishing Ghost Towns - The Slocan area of B.C. where the remnants of the old mining era may still be seen; Back cover photo of Sandon, British Columbia in 1898. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Jan./Feb./Mar. 1993,  Vol. 9, No. 1 (Collector's #31)

Canadian West Magazine - The Pioneer Years: Jan./Feb./Mar. 1993, Vol. 9, No. 1 (Collector's #31)

By: Basque, Garnet: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115a9072

Condition: Very Good


46 pages. Abundantly illustrated with colour and black and white archival photos. Features: The Origins of the Fraser River Gold Rush; Donald McLean - Hudson's Bay Company Man at Hat Creek; Death in the Barrens of the North West Territories; Rocky Mountain Rangers - Southern Alberta Milita. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, February [Feb.] 1937, Vol. XIV, No. 2 - Trans-Canada Airway / Ski-ing [Skiing] In Canada

Canadian Geographical Journal, February [Feb.] 1937, Vol. XIV, No. 2 - Trans-Canada Airway / Ski-ing [Skiing] In Canada

By: Batchelor, Dudley, E.; Patterson, Ewen K.; Grant, J. Fergus; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658h3482

Condition: Good


VI [ads], 55-124 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Features: Ski-ing in Canada; With the Pearlers (Pearl Divers] of Northern Australia; Trans-Canada Airway - article includes informative map showing Canada's public airports, airports with lights, intermediate aerodromes and intermediate landing fields, and photos of land clearing for airports at Salmo, B.C., Kitchener, B.C., Coleman, Alberta, Amesdale, Ontario, and Yahk, B.C.; New Books; and more. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this nice issue. View more info

Image for Canadian Art Magazine, Autumn 1955 - The Birds of Louis Archambault / James MacDonald

Canadian Art Magazine, Autumn 1955 - The Birds of Louis Archambault / James MacDonald

By: Bates, M.; Buchanan, D.W.; Bresky, D.; Ayre, R.; Olwyer, P.; Shadbolt, Doris; Boux, Rene; De Tonnancour, Jacques; Lefort, A.; Filion, G.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Society for Art Publications: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4948

Condition: Good


Pages 181-220 Illustrated in colour and black and white. Features: Some reflections on art in Alberta ; My Native Province; The Arts and the Vanishing Frontier; Summer School Under the Pines; The Birds of Louis Archambault;; A Canadian Sculptor in Mexico; James MacDonald - of people and the city; An Artist Relates his skills to architecture; A Symposium on Framing; and more. Printed on glossy stock. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The New Liberty Magazine, July 12, 1947 - Profile of Dr. Harold Taylor

The New Liberty Magazine, July 12, 1947 - Profile of Dr. Harold Taylor

By: Bbarker, Steve; Barker, Linda; Welch, A.; Owen, B.; Wilson, E.; Callan, J.; Dressen, E.; McClusky, T.; Clapp Jr,, C.; Harrington, J.; reeve, A.; Westcott, J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3512

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Should Husbands and Wives Take Separate Holidays?; New Hope for High Blood Pressure - the Rice Diet; Dr. Harold Taylor - photo-illustrated article on the young President of Sarah Lawrence College; Little Audrey - great photo-illustrated article on actress Audrey Totter; Do You Want to Run a Resort?; Rides That Thrill - and Sometimes Kill - a look at amusement park rides; Movie reviews - including 11 photos; Dinah Shore's favourite laugh; Why a Golf Ball has Dimples. Stories: Forty Words; Animal Crackers for Breakfast. Condensed Book: The Border Lord (part 2 of 2). Ads... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 22, 1956 - Brooks, Alberta - The West's Happiest Hunting Ground

By: Berton, Pierre; Hutton, Eric; Stephenson, Bill; Porter, McKenzie; Moon, Barbara; Trueman, Stuart; Moore, Napier; Baxter, Beverley; Fraser, Blair; Gilmour, Clyde; Lemelin, Roger

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1446

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Napier Moore argues a Canadian health plan won't work; What the Dead Sea Scrolls Mean to the Christian Faith; Remember When the Comics Were Funny? - a look at comic strips in the 1920s; A moving new portrayal of the Nativity story in a CBC half-hour film - many colour photos of the child cast; The West's Happiest Hunting Ground - For one month of the year Brooks, Alberta is a carnival, shooting gallery and crossroads of the rich and famous - all because one resident once brought home a handful of pheasant eggs - article with great photos; How Can Santa Find Me? - an illust... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 5, 1957 - Frank McMahon / Report From Israel / Arctic Priest / Farewell to Artist Oscar Cahen

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 5, 1957 - Frank McMahon / Report From Israel / Arctic Priest / Farewell to Artist Oscar Cahen

By: Brown, Father Bernard; Fraser, B.; Earl, Marj.; Porter, M.; Phillips, Alan; Heiney, Donald; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4701

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Column - Grammar is snobbish nonsense; London Letter column explains political fallout of Nasser's nationalization of the Suez Canal; Blair Fraser recounts what he saw in Gaza refugee camps; Colourful Allied Van Lines ad; Great one-page colour ad for the 1957 Dodge (with push-button transmission); Blair Fraser Reports from the 'seething cauldron' of Israel - article with photos; Mr. Benturian and the Beautiful Palimpsest; What's it like being married to a genius - Canadian Suzanne Cloutier married Peter Ustinov three years ago - article with photos; Frank McMahon's Five Lu... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), February 24, 1951 - Cover Photo of Mount Lamington Volcano in New Guinea / Marriage of the Shah of Iran

The Illustrated London News (ILN), February 24, 1951 - Cover Photo of Mount Lamington Volcano in New Guinea / Marriage of the Shah of Iran

By: Bryan, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Harrod, R.F.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2772

Condition: Good


Pages 273 - 312. Features: Lovely colour ad for the De Havilland Comet used by British Overseas Airways Corporation shows plane in flight; Photos of avalanche terror in the Alps - engulfed villages; Great two-page photo of the start of the famous Tasman Ocean Yacht Race; Wow - two illustrated pages describe the Alberta tar sands "containing four times the rest of the world's known oil reserves"; Photos of personalities of the week, including Spain's first ambassador to Britain since 1946, Don Miguel Primo de Rivera, and his wife; Two pages of photos of the marriage of the Shah of Iran... 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 Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January 1952 - Movie Censorship

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January 1952 - Movie Censorship

By: Clare, John; Robertson, George Hillyard; Katz, Sidney; Moon, Barbara; Allen, Robert Thomas; Frayne, Trent; Bieler, Zoe; Mather, Barry; Braithwaite, Max; MacLeish, Roderick and Diana; and More

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1250

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice full-page two-colour ad for the Allis-Chalmers AD-40 heavy-duty grader; How Doctor Robert (Bob) Greig's family put him through college to become a dentist; Movie Censorship - The Scandal You Take For Granted - Canada's eight censorship boards sometimes ban a film without ever seeing it, and their red tape adds half a million dollars to your theatre tickets annually; Why Jews Don't Get Drunk - scientists are attempting to discover why alcoholism among Jews is twenty times more rare than among some gentile groups; Dinosaur Valley, Alberta - article with colour photos; H... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, January, 1964: An Alberta Sod Home

Canadian Geographical Journal, January, 1964: An Alberta Sod Home

By: Cloutier, Michel; Leitch, Adelaide; Barnes, J.A.; Harrington, Lyn; Sinclair, Sylvia

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3449

Condition: Good


37 Pages plus ten pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Nice Royal Canadian Navy recruiting ad inside front cover; Quebec's Winter Carnival/Le Carnaval De Quebec - article with many photos; The Ship That Built Nancy Island in the Nottawasaga River; Home on a Canadian Rockpile - The Barnes sod house at Oyen, Alberta - great family history; The New Territories of Hong Kong; Vancouver, B.C. compared with Sydney, Australia; Nice one-page two-colour CBC ad features Michael Maclear, their man in Tokyo; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1945 - Field Marshal Sir Harold Alexander / The Canadian Red Cross in Scotland

National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1945 - Field Marshal Sir Harold Alexander / The Canadian Red Cross in Scotland

By: Cocking, R.; Breyfogle, Wm. A.; Crofts, F.W.; Green, H.G.; Hastings, Major L.; Paterson, J.; Bundy, F.G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4769

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Bold and dramatic Canadian Red Cross ad inside front cover shows nurse with outstretched arms pleading for help in a war-torn world; Why German Surrender Must Be Unconditional; Editorial on tax inequities between private businesses and co-operatives, mutual insurance organizations and government-owned businesses; Generalship with Genius - photo-illustrated article on Field-Marshal Sir Harold Alexander; A River Fights the War - photo-illustrated article on the St. Maurice River and the major industries it supports; Sky Duel (short story); The Sheriff Says "No" (sho... View more info

Image for The Country Guide Magazine, April 1952 - Foot and Mouth Disease in Saskatchewan / The Ardills of Farrell Creek, B.C.

The Country Guide Magazine, April 1952 - Foot and Mouth Disease in Saskatchewan / The Ardills of Farrell Creek, B.C.

By: Cross, A.F.; Shaw, C.L.; Abel, P.M.; Erdman, R.L.; Fry, H.S.; Barnard, L.G.; Haycox, E.; Kummer, F A.; Et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, The Public Press Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2950

Condition: Fair


102 pages. Great cover photo of boy writing love letter while sister looks on. Features; Nice GMC pickup truck ad; Nice half-page two-colour ad for the John Deere No. 5 mower; Nice ad for 1952 Ford cars; Foot and Mouth disease discovered at farm of Leonard Wass of McLean, Saskatchewan - a major threat to Canada's billion-dollar livestock industry; Green Leaves Falling (story); The perennial problem of soil losses from erosion; Farewell to the Years (storyy); Frontier Family - The Ardills of Farrell Creek, B.C. - photo-illustrated article; So You're Getting Power - article for farmers being c... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March 1934 - "The Incredible Romance of Adolph Hitler" / The Grand National Horse Race

National Home Monthly Magazine, March 1934 - "The Incredible Romance of Adolph Hitler" / The Grand National Horse Race

By: Cunningham, L.; Cave, H.; Howard-Burleigh, F.; Dickie, F.; Atlee, B.; Mosher, J.; Phayre, I.; Smith, W.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4840

Condition: Fair


72 pages. Features: Cover illustration of cats in knitting basket; Nicely illustrated one-page ad for the new Ford V-8 for 1934; Fleischmann's Yeast one-page ad features large photo of Dr. Edouard Agasse-Lafont with patient; Editorial topics include Whose Shoe Pinches?, Production and Revenue, Take Courage, The Cost of Crime, and Time for a Showdown; Nice one-page Ovaltine ad says Make Sure You Sleep Tonight; The Man Who Lived in Twilight (short story); Ill Wind (short story); A Castle in the Caribbees (Caribbean) - photo illustrated article explores the option of moving to a Caribbean island... View more info

Image for Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 1, January (Jan.) 1983 -  Wolfleg / Vancouver Prints

Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 1, January (Jan.) 1983 - Wolfleg / Vancouver Prints

By: Dawe, Lena; Hedlin, Snyder; Hesketh, Brooke; Cochran, Bente R.; Nolan, Shelagh; Miller, Eva; Duthie, Peter

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Western Emerging Arts Ltd.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2363

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover art "Moonlight" by Marc Saint-Saens; Contemporary Tapestries - A Rothmans Collection; Investing in Art - The Canadian Art Market - Still Yielding Profits; Mark Wolfleg Jr. - A Heritage; Vancouver Printmakers; The Dinner Party - An Invitation; Drawing - The Basis of the Arts; The New Freedom in Art (Part II); Keepsake - Alberta Photographs; and more. Colour ads include works by Zoltan Szabo, Tony Onley, Dorothy Knowles, Ila Maria, Nicholas De Grandmaison, and Reta Cowley (back cover). Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Glenbow- A Publication of the Glenbow-Alberta Institute, January (Jan.) - February (Feb.) 1974, Vol 7, No. 1 - The Chipewyan Indians

Glenbow- A Publication of the Glenbow-Alberta Institute, January (Jan.) - February (Feb.) 1974, Vol 7, No. 1 - The Chipewyan Indians

By: Dempsey, Hugh A.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0729

Condition: Very Good


8 page article on the Chipewyan Indians. Printed upon glossy stock. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Clean and unmarked with light wear. View more info

Image for Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1971, Vol. 4, No. 6 - Robert Rundle Papers

Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1971, Vol. 4, No. 6 - Robert Rundle Papers

By: Dempsey, Hugh A.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0731

Condition: Good


8 pages. Features: Robert Rundle Papers; Rare 1841 Map of Banff Area; New Exhibition of instruments and machines which were used to titillate, entertain, and amuse; Annual Report. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info