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Image for Current Affairs, Number 32: North Africa/America's Colour Problem.  December (Dec.) 5th, 1942

Current Affairs, Number 32: North Africa/America's Colour Problem. December (Dec.) 5th, 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665h0398

Condition: Very Good


12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, December, 1942. Contents: North Africa - article with one-page map of Tunis and vicinity; The Color (Colour) Problem as the American Sees it (Black/White Racial issues); Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0979

Condition: Fair


Pages 677-704. Features: Colour Dunlop ad inside front cover features The Mumming Plays; Cover photo of wartime munitions being scrapped for production drive; Five photos illustrate the United Nations new simultaneous interpretation system; Two pages of illustrations explain the Swedish Albatross marine expedition as it investigates seabed deposits; An account of the aims of the Albatross expedition and of the equipment used to obtain material for scientific investigatio... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1004

Condition: Good


Pages 993-1036. Features: cover photo of Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler, conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, forced into retirement by Nazi influences; Photo of the League of Nations meeting in Geneva to discuss an international military force to police the Saar; Page of illustrations of the "Emperor" of conductors, Toscanini; Page of photos describe the plight of Hungarian refugees expelled from Yugoslavia; One page photo shows the "Orion" being lau... View more info

Image for Vancouver Magazine, December (Dec.) 1978, Voll. 11, No. 12 - B.C. Rockers / B.C. Truck Logging History

Vancouver Magazine, December (Dec.) 1978, Voll. 11, No. 12 - B.C. Rockers / B.C. Truck Logging History

By: Collier, Nick; White, Howard and Frank; Haines, Judith; Trower, Peter; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: B.C., Pacific Press Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0536

Condition: Fair


140 pages. Features: Golden Newbies - BTO, Trooper, Prism, Doucette, Stonebolt, Nick Gilder and Chilliwack are making records in Vancouver - fantastic article with great photos of Bruce Allen, Sam Feldman, Jay Gold, Terry David Mulligan, and others; Microsurgery - Glen Whitehouse gets a new thumb; Alison Griffiths - Managing the U.S. Women's Ski Team; Victor Lee and the local Chinese Benevolent Association; When Trucks Went Logging - an incredibly informative and readab... View more info

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 35 , December 1966 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35507526

Condition: Good


Features: Desirable orchids of the Bahamas; Vanda cristata; Triplods are wonderful but...; Angraecum distichum vs. Mystacidium distichum - Collector's item; A sumer collecting trip to Jamaica; Gastrorchis humblotii; a survey of cymbidium composts - a Gripp on Growing; a checklist of the orchids of Jamaica; Improvement of species by inbreeding; Stenia species in Peru. View more info

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 36 , December 1967 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35507520

Condition: Good


Features: Survey of recent Cymbidium hybrids - a Gripp on growing; Effect of carbohydrate selection on the growth rate of freshly germinated Phalaenopsis and dendrobium seed; Rodriguezia hybrid genera - man-made genera; The Taxonomist's dilimma or the evolution of taxonomy; Paphiopedilum linii - a recent introduction; Oncidium phymatochilum - collector's item; Orchid Genera, Illustrated - III. View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 23 December, 1954 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 23 December, 1954 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6339

Condition: Good


Features include: The First World Orchid Conference; Studies on Orchid Media Inhibitory to Fungi; Control of Weeds in Orchid Culture with Special Reference to the Effect of CMU on Oxalis corniculata L.; A New Dwarf Habenaria from Amazonian Colombia; For the Beginner: Companion Plants; and Book Review "Die Orchideen" by Hans Thomale. Includes the index to Vol. 23 (12 issues). Average wear. Back cover slightly soiled. A good copy. 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 American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 25 December, 1956 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 25 December, 1956 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6362

Condition: Good


Features include: The Star of Bethlehem Orchid; Problems in Orchid Nomenclature; Nomenclature in Orchids; A Plant Breeder's Comments on Sanders' Hybrid List; Awarded Cymbidiums - R.H.S., 1956; and Beginners' Handbook: Epidendrums. Includes the index to Vol. 25 (12 issues). Light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 26 December, 1957 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 26 December, 1957 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6372

Condition: Good


Features include: Second World Orchid Conference. Includes the index to Vol. 26 (12 issues). Light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 28 December, 1959 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 28 December, 1959 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6384

Condition: Fair


Features include: Kew and Orchidology; Practical Observations on the New Miniature Oncidiums; The Browns' "Orchid Haven"; Cytogenetics in Oncidium; Some Outstanding Orchids of the Inca Land; Book Review "Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated - Volume 1" by G.C.K. Dunsterville and Leslie A. Garay; The 'Variegata' Subsection of Oncidiums; and Collectors' Item: Epidendrum collare. Includes the index to Vol. 28 (12 issues). Light wear. Minor discoloration ... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 29 December, 1960 No. 12

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 29 December, 1960 No. 12

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6394

Condition: Good


Features include: Orchids in Use: Christmas Arrangements; A Christmas Orchid of Chiapas; Of Course! You Can Grow Phalaenopsis in the House!; Growth Stimulants for Growing Orchid Seed; Collectors' Item: Maxillaria luteo-alba and Maxillaria callichroma; Preventive Surgery for Rot Control; and Orchids and Landscaping in Florida. Includes the index to Vol. 29 (12 issues). Little Wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1953: Death on K2 / Life History of an A-Bomb / I Flew with the Strato-Jets

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1953: Death on K2 / Life History of an A-Bomb / I Flew with the Strato-Jets

By: Duganne, P.; Bates, R.; Price, W.; MacKaye, M.; Carrighar, S.; Wharton, D.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h0778

Condition: Fair


100 pages. Features: Cover illustration of breakfast in a kitchen being repainted; We Met Death on K2 (part 1 of 2) - color-photo illustrated article about the American expedition which met tragic defeat; I Flew With the Stratojets - great photo-illustrated article about life aboard a nuclear bomber, B-47 jet flying from Tampa to England, including mid-air refueling; It's Never Too Late to Go to College - each year 12,000 inquisitive adults attend New York University; T... View more info

Image for Ken Magazine, December 15, 1938, Volume 2, No. 12 - The German-Japanese Spy Alliance / Cleveland's Negro Problem / Marijuana (Marihuana) - Our Newest Vice

Ken Magazine, December 15, 1938, Volume 2, No. 12 - The German-Japanese Spy Alliance / Cleveland's Negro Problem / Marijuana (Marihuana) - Our Newest Vice

By: Edwards, Lt.-Comdr. Kenneth; Burckhardt, W.; Kahn, Kermit; Menke, Frank G.; Frost, Michael; Neuberger, Richard L.; Penn, David; Leitzell, Ted; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Ken: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4290

Condition: Fair


86 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Laird & Co. Apple Brandy inside front cover; Samson card table ad; Chamberlain and British press censorship; Britain War Preparations; The Kaiser on Hitler; Myra Kingsley - Star of the Star-Gazers; The German-Japanese Spy Alliance - article with photos of Nazi spies in America, Lt. Comm. Farnsworth, Harry T. Thompson, Eric Glaser, Otto Voss, Guenther Rumrich and Johanna Hofmann; 20th-Century Wonder Girl Eleanora Sears of Boston; Feu... View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1960, Number 12, Volume 44: - Looking Back at Chosin

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1960, Number 12, Volume 44: - Looking Back at Chosin

By: Eliot, G.F.; Rider, J.W.; Galbraith, T.H.; Hudson, L.C.; Smith, O.P.; Merrill, W.A.; Smith, J.H.; Moore, R.B.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4323

ISBN: B01B2KUODE

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Cover illustration of Marine Corps Base 29 Palms, with base photos inside front cover; Two-page photo ad for the Lockheed C-130 Hercules, featuring its airlift capacity; Polaris and the North Flank - major article on issues of the nuclear age; What You Can Do About Drill; The Military Mind - Myth & Fact - is a trained Marine officer a threat to democracy?; Photo ad for the Sikorsky S-58; Inspection - index to readiness; Looking Back Chosin; This is M... 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 Exp... View more info

Image for Turning Wheels - Official Publication of the Studebaker Drivers Club, December (Dec.) 2013, Vol. 45, No. 12: Cover Photo of 1964 Daytona (64V-L8) Convertible Owned By David Daoust

Turning Wheels - Official Publication of the Studebaker Drivers Club, December (Dec.) 2013, Vol. 45, No. 12: Cover Photo of 1964 Daytona (64V-L8) Convertible Owned By David Daoust

By: Fox, Fred K.; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Studebaker Drivers Club, Inc.: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551h2114

Condition: Very Good


66 pages. Features: Studebaker's South Bend Pllant; A Convert's Conversion; A GT's Well Documented History; Tribute to Bondobilly - Bill Glass; Many great color photos; and much more. Oblong 11"x 8.5". Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1961, Number 12, Volume 45: - Louie Cukela

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1961, Number 12, Volume 45: - Louie Cukela

By: Fuller, J.F.C.; Walters, Robert E.; Clapp, A.J.; Dieckmann, E.A. Sr.; "Aiguillette"; DeWitt, B.B.; Strandberg, Carl

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4324

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Vertol ad inside front cover features photo of HC-1B Chinook in flight; Sensational one-page photo Jeep ad features the M-170 front line ambulance, M-274 Mechanical Mule, and FC-170 12-passenger personnel carrier; Marine Corps Reserve; Permutations of War - WWIII is on, but its dominant form is economic and psychological; Interview with Major General John Frederick Charles Fuller; Missing Link - all-weather terminal guidance for helicopters; Louie Cu... View more info

Image for The Antiques Journal (Magazine), December, 1981 - Vol. 36, No. 12 - Wooden Alarms and Noisemakers (Final Issue)

The Antiques Journal (Magazine), December, 1981 - Vol. 36, No. 12 - Wooden Alarms and Noisemakers (Final Issue)

By: Grossman, Daniel B.; Morningstar, Connie; Jones, Vere; Fredgant, Don; Manley, C.C.; Pilling, Ronald W.; Bracegirdle, Cyril; Hothem, Lar; Shaffer, Janet

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Babka Publishing Co.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3040

Condition: Good


58 pages. Features: What to look for in a 19th century European painting - a dealer's view; Finally Antique - Factory Furniture of the 1880s; The Pate Sur Pate of Marc Louis Solon; Whitman's Salmagundi; Glass Busts and Candlesticks; Plank Bottom Chairs; Irish Silver - A Neglected Field; Wooden Alarms and Noisemakers; Folk Art Figures of Olivia Taylor Caldwell; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative vintage issue. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1959, Number 12, Volume 43 -  The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler / A Hard Look at Flying Saucers (Ground Effect Vehicles)

Marine Corps Gazette (Magazine), December (Dec.) 1959, Number 12, Volume 43 - The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler / A Hard Look at Flying Saucers (Ground Effect Vehicles)

By: Hart, B.H. Liddell; Smith, P.M.; Nollet, A.R.; Asprey, R.B.; Grant, P.S.; Greene, T.N.; Faulkner, D.S.; Woessner, H.J. II;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4315

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: The Court-Martial of Smedley Butler - an off-the-cuff remark about Mussolini spelled trouble for this famous Marine Corps hero - photo-illustrated feature article; Bell Telephone ad features photo of Edward Ohm, David Hogg and Robert DeGrasse working with a large horn reflector; Nice illustrated ad for the Sikorsky S-64 flying crane; Small Atomics (bombs) - a Big Problem; Tong Yong Operation near Pusan, Korea in August 1950; Block Buster - airlifting... View more info