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Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

By: "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4356

Condition: Fair


Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa - part 2 - tales from the log book of an R.A.F. officer during the campaign in German East Africa - article with interesting photos; Torn by Starving Jackals in Macedonia - Private James McDade of the 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers recounts his experience - with photo of McDade; Death-Struggle with An Alligator - what happened to Van Campen Heilner when he was photographing an alligator in a Florida swamp - photo-illustrated article; The Thrills of Parachuting - early and marvelously photo-illustrated article ... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, March 17, 1956

By: Allen, Ralph

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146a6806

Condition: Fair


84 pages. Articles: Is the Western Alliance Breaking Up?; The Fastest-Growing City in the World - Toronto!; The Man with the $100,000 Voice - Joel Aldred; Bruce Hutchison Rediscovers the Unknown Country - Part 8; What you don't know about Sleep; Has France Learned to Drink Safely?; The Tug That Never Gave Up - The Sudbury; Watch out girls, I'm Dangerous! Nice full-page 2 colour ad for Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel. Average wear. Front cover present but detached. Page 43/44 missing. Page 55 loose but present. Back cover detached but present. Please inquire if you prefer a better co... View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 2 - Summer 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83701029

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Murder of Constable Graburn; Lynch Justice in British Columbia; Batoche; Murder of Paymaster Wilson; Manitoba's Krafchenko Kaper; Saskatchewan's Provincial Police; Roche Percee; Hazelton Bank Heist. Photo of Stony Mountain Penitentiary upon front cover. Unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 1 - March 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83701030

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Features: Coal Creek Mine Disaster; The Day They Shot Ole; Fort Battleford; Blizzard; Quadra Island Petroglyphs; Vigilante Action; The B.C. Assay Office and Mint; the Haney Brothers. Light pen marks to upper right corner of front cover. Some red pencil writing upon back cover. Contents unmarked. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Sagas of the Canadian West - Vol.2, No. 4 - Winter 1972

By: Anderson, Frank W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83701031

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Wainwright's Crawford-Cook Mystery; Thomas Dolman Shorts; Early B.C. Penitentiary; Saskatoon Police Force Story; Wagon Train Massacre; Estevan's Deadly Riot; Wreck of the Valencia. Photo of Bill Miner's tombstone upon front cover. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 329 -  A Woman in Unknown Morocco

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 329 - A Woman in Unknown Morocco

By: Anstruther, Charles; Lugrin, N. De Bertrand; McMillan, R.D.S.; Richards, H.G.; Brennan, W.; Stuart, J.K.; Cook, O.; Harries, C.L.; Stuart, F.S.; Taylor, M.M.; Charnley, W.; McMahon, R.; Hayter, C.N.C.; Dickie, F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4372

Condition: Good


Pages 353-440 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: What Happened to Mary Clark near Indianapolis - her car was hit by a train and she ended up on the front of the train which thundered on through the night!; The Haunted Bungalow - extraordinary story from South Africa; A Thousand Miles From Anywhere - Reverend Martyn Rogers and his family spent three years on the island of Tristan da Cunha - where mail came only once per year!; The Living Death - an eccentric chemist marries an Aztec girl in the hope of discovering the secrets of ancient Aztec dyes; Sands of Destruction - the fierce Atla... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, August 3, 1946 - Who is a Negro? / Henry Kaiser / Ann Curtis Cover Photo

Collier's Magazine, August 3, 1946 - Who is a Negro? / Henry Kaiser / Ann Curtis Cover Photo

By: Asbury, Herbert; Matthews, Herbert L.; Sawin, C.L.; Scholefield, R.S.; Velie, Lester; Colby, Stoddard B.; Edwin Lanham; Waldron, Jonathan G.; Polonsky, Abraham; Ross, Leonard; Beauchamp, D.; Dryer, Bernard

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Crowell-Collier: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1859

Condition: Good


74 pages. Fiction: Straw Hat Circuit; Candlelight and Salt Pork; A Little Fire; Sleep, My Love (part 2 of 5); The Wonderful Race at Rimrock; Come Back, Come Back. Articles: Who is a Negro - the problem of lightskin colored folks who pass as whites; St. George and the Marxian Dragon - a report on the first year of Britain's experiment in socialism; All-America Water Queens - The A.A.U. picks a team of the nation's 14 best girl swimmers; What George Bernard Shaw thinks at Ninety; The Truth About Henry Kaiser - this, part 2 of 3, deals chiefly with his invasion of the automobile industry; The S... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, July-August 1943, Vol. 38, No. 4 - Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company

Telephone Talk, July-August 1943, Vol. 38, No. 4 - Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1990

Condition: Good


28 pages. Loaded with black and white photos. Contents include: Photo of Vedder Miller and Harold Dodsworth working on cables in the Cedar telephone building in Vancouver; Mrs. Operater Laura Mann at work; Susan Allison and Mary Gallo; Photos of the Princeton telephone office; Clarence Boulier at Princeton; Many photos of employees happily engaged in social activities; Miss Barbara Lovatt with her accordion; Photos of portions of Vancouver's long distance office; Article and photos of flood affecting Mission and Agassiz, including washed-out bridge; Miss Peggy Love; 15 Years ago in company h... View more info

Image for Salmonid Enhancement Newsletter Vol. III No. 4 1978 - Adams River Tribute to Roderick Haig-Brown

Salmonid Enhancement Newsletter Vol. III No. 4 1978 - Adams River Tribute to Roderick Haig-Brown

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Fisheries and Environment Canada: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h1084

Condition: Good


6 pages. Announces the upcoming dedication of the Roderick Haig-Brown Conservation Area on both sides of the Adams River from its source at Adams Lake to its outlet at Shuswap Lake. Includes map and colour photos. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, March - April 1955: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Kamloops in Camera

Telephone Talk, March - April 1955: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Kamloops in Camera

By: B.C. Tel. Staff

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3752

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Amazing one-page photo of Fred Einarson working 100 feet above Fisherman's Cove as he repars a cable to Eagle Island; Nice Aerial photo of downtown Vancouver looking from the south-southwest; Six photos of Kamloops staff at work; Photos of installation of New Westminster automatic equipment; Photos of company services being used inside Vancouver's new Public Safety Building; Photos of Cranbrook Staff - at work and at their public ball!; Photos relating to the installation of new automatic equipment for Cloverdale; Photos of dancing and skating employees; Photo of Fred (Mic... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1960 : Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement

By: Barbeau, Marius; Van Steen, Marcus; Clemson, Donovan; Chaplin, C.E.; Brown, Sutherland

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3441

Condition: Good


39 Pages plus five pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Legend and History in the Oldest Geographical Names of the St. Lawrence; Tobacco - Another Canadian Achievement; British Columbia Lakes (Pictoria); How Canada is Helping the Fishermen of Ceylon; Physiography of the Queen Charlotte Islands; Pictures of the Provinces - XXIII; Nice Army recruiting ad inside front cover; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. 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 Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Spring 1979, Volume 9, Number 1, Collector's Number 33

By: Basque, Garnet; Duncan, Hal G.; Brown, Ron; Paterson, T.W.; Barkhouse, Joyce C.; Wilken, Lulu Beatrice; Barton, Marie; Pethick, Derek

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3152

Condition: Good


44 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Gold! - Part 1 - Gold throughout the ages; Massacre at Seven Oaks - the battle became a massacre when a Metis shot the governor; The Black Donald Mines - John Moore slipped on a rock and made the largest and richest graphite discovery in Canadian history; On the Klondike Trail - some struck it rich but many more experienced only hardship; A Brief History of Matches; The Saga of the Steam Threshing Machine on the Canadian Prairies; Writing-On-Stone in the Milk River Valley - a replica of the NWMP fort recalls the border pat... View more info

Image for Canadian Art [Magazine] - Fine Arts, Architecture, Graphic Arts, Design: Christmas - New Year 1950-51 [1951], Vol. VIII, No. 2  - Will Ogilvie / Robert Hurley

Canadian Art [Magazine] - Fine Arts, Architecture, Graphic Arts, Design: Christmas - New Year 1950-51 [1951], Vol. VIII, No. 2 - Will Ogilvie / Robert Hurley

By: Bell, Andrew; Hersey, Dick; Buchanan, Donald W.; Bell, Andrew; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Society for Art Publications: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53ah3721

Condition: Good


92 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Illustrated primarily in black and white with some colour. Numerous contemporary ads. Features: Washington Views Contemporary Canadian Art; Will Ogilvie - Disciple of Fine Line; New Talent in Illustration - Doug Wright (Nipper), J. Le Flaguais, Duncan Macpherson, Ed McNally; Interview in Montparnasse - the works of Henri Matisse; Sculpture in Trees - a successful innovation by the Sculpturs Society of Canada; Grain Elevators and Wheat Sheaves - the works of Robert Hurley; Can Furniture Be Made of Cardboard?; Behind the Scaffolding - a critical preview o... View more info

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Northwest Digest Magazine, November 1951

By: Bezanson, A.M.; Lukie, J.; Ketlo, Ed.; Harrison, Eunice M.L.; Campbell, Nellie R.; Kirkpatrick, S.D.; Gordon-Cooper, H

Price: $179.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1012

Condition: Good


26 pages. Black and white illustrations. Features: Great cover photo after a successful caribou hunt; Editorial - We Can Have Highways; Who the Loon Got its White Neck Band and Spots on its Back - And Man Was Turned into a Lynx; Pioneer Judge's Wife - part 1; Along the Trapline; Two clear photos of the aftermath of a locomotive boiler explosion in the railway yars of P.G.E. at Quesnel, B.C. in September 1951; The Ghost of Hunter Jack - Poem; Photo of a group of gold panners at Lowhee Placer mine with a pan full of huge nuggets; Yukon Epic - a true tale of the northland; Nature Oddities; Daw... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel), March - April, 1959

Telephone Talk, Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel), March - April, 1959

By: Bond, Mrs. J.W.; Force, William R.: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3741

Condition: Good


36 pages. Contents: Company Revamps Sales Organization - with photos of R.B. Murphy, N.C. Millidge, R.L. Auld and A.B. Evers; Accounting Geared for Automation - with photos of Allan Bryce, L.A.D. Battrum, M.G. Butler, Robert Sutherland, Kenneth Crowter, J.D. Johnston, Curtis Rice and David Cameron; Personnel Expands Scope - with photos of T.H. Halford, W.E. Wain, O.E. Snead, Dr. J.A. MacMillan, H.L. Brown, A.J. D'Ath and F.G. Fredrickson; Excellent two-page photo and text feature on the closing of the Kerrisdale office, after 38 years, to make way for the more automated Amherst office - the b... View more info

Image for Northwest Digest Magazine, January 1952

Northwest Digest Magazine, January 1952

By: Boss, M.W.; Anderson, Karl; Campbell, N.R.; Steffens, C.G.; Harrison, Eunice M.L.; Sahonovitch, A.

Price: $149.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1010

Condition: Good


26 pages. Black and white illustrations. Features: Editorial about the John Hart Highway and its single franchise granted to the provincially-owned P.G.E. Railway; Pioneers of the Bonaparte Valley; Last Trip of the Sternwheeler "Quesnel"; Along the Trapline; Case of the Frozen Brides - part 2 of 3; Pioneer Judge's Wife - part 3; "Caterpillar" diesel gen set ad on back cover; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this vintage British Columbia publication. View more info

Image for The Wide World  - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1927, No. 353, Vol. LIX - The Alligators of Cambridge Gulf / Kwis-Kwis the Killer

The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, September (Sept.) 1927, No. 353, Vol. LIX - The Alligators of Cambridge Gulf / Kwis-Kwis the Killer

By: Bowen, Patrick; Olden, C.; Woollacott, A.; Tench, C.; Torday, E.; Cassels, G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123h0768

Condition: Good


Pages 338-420 pages plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: By Water in the Desert - an African witch doctor puts a curse on three white men; "Highclimbing" in the Tall Timbers - photo-illustrated article on high-climbers (high-riggers) of the Pacific Northwest which provides a vivid account of their work and its perils; Kwis-Kwis The Killer - British Columbia police sergeant Letherdale brings to book a most cunning and dangerous murderer in the vicinity of Queen Charlotte Sound; "Within the Law" - an unscrupulous Winnipeg estate agent tries to bring off an extra-smart d... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's Newsmagazine, October 31, 1977 - Gilles Villeneuve

Maclean's - Canada's Newsmagazine, October 31, 1977 - Gilles Villeneuve

By: Boyle, Harry; Fotheringham, Allan; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4887

Condition: Good


84 pages. Features: Interview with U.S. newsman Edwin Newman; Classy two-page ad for Seiko digital watches; Volkswagen Rabbit ad; This Country Showed Such Promise Once...; Nice color photo ad for Sears/De Beers Diamonds features new mother with child; CN Rail ad features image of executive R.R. Latimer; Media coverage of the House of Commons; Willy De Roos sails into Vancouver's False Creek Harbour, setting a world record for fastest Northwest Passage trip in the smallest craft ever to make the route; John McCallum burned by Winnipeg restaurant pyrotechnics; Bloody Italy - terrorist casualtie... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad

Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0914

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo in cab of the new Twin Beechcraft; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great half-page photo of a De Havilland Dragon above the clouds; Aerial History in the Making - passage of the Act to incorporate the Trans-Canada Air Lines; Great full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of screen star Anna Lee; News and Views of the Month; Early Experiments in British Columbia - an account of experimental efforts in flying conducted at Vancouver shortly after the achievements attained by McCurdy, Baldwin, and their associates at Baddeck, Nova Scotia -... View more info