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Image for Better Homes & Gardens Magazine, July, 1939, Volume 17, Number 11

Better Homes & Gardens Magazine, July, 1939, Volume 17, Number 11

By: Armin, Frances; Hersey, Jean; O'Brien, Harry R.; Albright, Rachel; MacKenzie, Ann; et al

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Meredith: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2819

Condition: Fair


70 pages. Features: Nice ad for Ford V-8 cars inside front cover shows scotty dog outside empty garage; Fascinating half-page ad shows a lead miner and extolls the benefits of lead paint; Nice color ad for Kellogg's Rice Krispies; Seven Keys to Cape Cod; New Yorkers DO Garden; Biennials Stage the Greatest Show of All; Cool Little Touches - how to give that cool and summery feel to your rooms; It's more fun to play at home; July indoor and outdoor gardening guides; Nice color-photo ad for Campbell's soups; Cook Hot, Keep Cool; *Charming* one-page colour ad for Certo features May Robson who say... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (part II) / Horseman Lieutenant W. Marshall Cleland, of the Governor General's Horse Guards

National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1938 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (part II) / Horseman Lieutenant W. Marshall Cleland, of the Governor General's Horse Guards

By: Atlee, B.; Colver, A.; Richards, C.; Bristol, E.; Kirkconnell, W.; Christie, Agatha; Phayre, I.; Cooper, P.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4825

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Fantastic cover illustration of three large pink flamingoes; Cute illustration of boy and girl inside front cover with caption "Eat Fish!" in ad sponsored by the Government of Canada; Major editorial about CBC Radio; Brief news coverage of - Australia's 150th birthday, League or Anti-League, A Mediator's Difficulties (re: the League of Nations); Vintage one-page photo ad for the 1938 Dodge Custom Six, Four-Door Touring Sedan; The 3 Daughters of De Monaye (part 1); Listen to Your Heart (short story); Mustafa Kemal Atatürk - The 'Lone Wolf' who put modern Turkey on ... 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 The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, October (Oct) 2, 1926 -  Booth Tarkington Talks

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, October (Oct) 2, 1926 - Booth Tarkington Talks

By: Benson, Allan L.; Whiting, May B.; HAle, William J.; Barton, William E.; Howe, J. Olin; Budd, Ralph W.; Karpinski, Louis C.; Hawthorne, Julian; Aaron, S.F.; Finger, Charles J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4924

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Nice two-color illustrated Firestone ad inside front cover features mother and children; Why Half the People Do not Vote - An Explanation; Booth Tarkington Talks of Many Things; Farming Must Become a Chemical Industry - development of co-products will solve present agricultural problem; Abraham Lincoln's Lost Speech; The Use of Great Names in 'Blue Sky' Swindles; Ye Knife - Ye Forke - Ye Spoone - a brief history of those noble tools; Henry Ford's Page - money, a national commodity, has been made a private concession; Editorial - news from Russia that the only Jew remaining... View more info

Image for Interdependence - Quarterly Journal of the League of Nations Society in Canada, Vol. 12, Nos. 2-3, 1935 - Report of the Thirteenth (13th) Annual Meeting

Interdependence - Quarterly Journal of the League of Nations Society in Canada, Vol. 12, Nos. 2-3, 1935 - Report of the Thirteenth (13th) Annual Meeting

By: Borden, Sir Robert L.; Lathe, F.E.; Curtis, George; MacKenzie, Norman; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, The League of Nations Society in Canada: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658h1608

Condition: Fair


155 pages. Graphs. Tables. Report of the Thirteenth Annual Meeting held in Ottawa on May 31st and June 1st, 1935. Dozens of contributors. Contents include: The Situation in the Pacific; The Control of Minerals Needed for War as an International Sanction; The Development of an International Police Force; The Internationalization of Civil Air Transport; Compliance by Canada with International Labour Organization Conventions; The Constition of Canada and Participation in International Organization; and more. Above-average wear. Small address label atop front cover. Binding intact. Unmar... View more info

Image for Vogue (American) Incorporating Vanity Fair (Magazine), May 1, 1939 - New York World's Fair Issue

Vogue (American) Incorporating Vanity Fair (Magazine), May 1, 1939 - New York World's Fair Issue

By: Brown, Carlton; Talmey, Allene;

Price: $495.00

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast Publications, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2736

Condition: Good


140 pages. Features: Iconic Benito cover illustration welcomes visitors to New York and the World's Fair; Welcome to New York; Invitation to the Fair; Dress Sense of a Queen; From Queen Alexandra's Day; The Queenly Figure; Mrs. Vincent Astor; Coats for the "Yankee Clipper"; World's Fair in the "Nineties"; Fruit from Paris - colour illustrations of fruity headwear; Polynesia in Print; Summer Preview in New Orleans; Southern Innocents; Land of Cotton; Vogue's Spot-Light; 5 PM to 2 AM - at the Fair; Photos of French doll Madeleine de Baine, purchased in Paris in 1868; A Wardrobe ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 19, 1945: VE-Day Celebrations!

The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 19, 1945: VE-Day Celebrations!

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2705

Condition: Good


Pages 521-548. Features: Great cover photo of Churchill celebrating with the masses in Whitehall; Photo of Churchill celebrating with Royal Family at Buckingham Palace; Five photos of celabratory night lights on London; Photos of vast crowds outside Buckingham Palace; Two pages of photos of the King and Queen with celebrating crowds, visiting bombed sites, at Thanksgiving services and among their subjects in South London; Photos of the Royals taking carriage to St. Paul's; Page of photos of the Royal Family and other distinguished personages at the national thanksgiving in St. Paul's Cathedra... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 3, 1941 -  Death of a Convoy Raider (U-Boat)

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 3, 1941 - Death of a Convoy Raider (U-Boat)

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143h3385

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Cover portrait of the Queen; Portrait of General Jan Christian Smuts; One-page cutaway illustration of light Mark VIB tank in the field; Five photos of Athens which was occupied by the Nazis on april 27th; Full-page relief map entitled "Last Stages of a Glorious rearguard Action" looks southward from Thermopylae; Five dramatic photos show the death of a convoy raiding U-boat which, battered by depth charges, surfaces, surrenders, and sinks; Nice centrefold illustration of the recently commissioned H.M.S. "Prince of Wales", sister-ship of the H.M.S. "Kin... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 2, 1942 -  Rostock Smashed By the R.A.F.

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 2, 1942 - Rostock Smashed By the R.A.F.

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4652

Condition: Good


Pages 425-452. Features: Wonderful one-page colour Guinness ad entitled "Guinness for Strength" shows farmer pushing huge wheelbarrow loaded with veggies - presumably in the spirit of promoting wartime home food growing; Map of great R.A.F. bombing raid on Lubeck; Five graphic air photos of R.A.F.-inflicted bomb damage to Rostock; Five photos of bomb damage in Valetta, Malta; Three photos of terrible smoke and fire on Rangoon's waterfront as the great oil refineries of Syriam and the Burma Company's oil warehouse are destroyed before the Japanese arrive; Two photos of Nazi reprisal bo... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, June 13, 1942 - Cologne Devastated  By 1,000 British Bombers

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, June 13, 1942 - Cologne Devastated By 1,000 British Bombers

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4658

Condition: Good


Pages 673-700. Features: Cover Photo-Portrait of General Neil Ritchie Holding Press Conference Near Tobruk; Soldiers of Free France form the "Phantom" Garrison of Bir Hakeim - six photos; Searching for victim after explosion near the Elephant and Castle; Photo of repatriated prisoners from Italy at military hospital in England; Photo of salvaging of the "Normandie", now called the U.S.S. "Lafayette"; Photo of ceremony handing the H.H.M.S. "Pindus" to the Greek Navy; Photo of starfish-shaped barrage balloon; 150th Anniversary of Captain George Vancouver's landin... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in Palestine

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in Palestine

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0975

Condition: Good


Pages 593-620. Features: Cover photo of Gen. Cunningham as he leaves Government House, Jerusalem, for the last time as the British mandate in Palestine comes to an end; Samples of ingenious medieval printed works; Two pages of photos of Princess Elizabeth's "New Look" clothes for her first visit to the continent; 5 Dramatic Photos in Palestine and Jerusalem - scenes and factors of the coming struggle for supremacy between Jews and Arabs; Excellent two-page panoramic map of Jerusalem, which has been battered by Arab guns and Jewish mortars and whose future concerns every Christian comm... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, March 23, 1957 -  Victor Borge / Operation Sharkbait / Preventing Premature Births

The Saturday Evening Post, March 23, 1957 - Victor Borge / Operation Sharkbait / Preventing Premature Births

By: Case, Victoria; Ruhen, Olaf; Brimmer, Lenor & Kenneth; Mayse, Arthur; Yoder, Robert; Smith, Beverly; Hauser, Ernest; Libler, John; Borge, Victor; Blair, Col. Charles F. Jr.; Wolf, Bill; Von Rosenstiel, W.; Le May, Alan; Case, Robert

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357g2397

Condition: Good


126 pages. Fiction: Problem Mother; The Face of Death; First Baby; The Forbidden Island; Kiowa Moon (part 2 of 7); The Golden Shadow (conclusion). Articles: How an Amblance Chaser Works - other people's accidents make him money; If a President Collapses - proposed solutions to the problem of what to do if/when a President falls ill; The Face of America - The Golden Triangle - large color photo of the Monongahela meeting the Allegheny River; We are on the Spot in Spain - Franco's dictatorship rests on a powder keg; Premature Births Can Be Prevented - Releasin is used to delay labor - with ph... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1948: Rear-Engine Tractors

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1948: Rear-Engine Tractors

By: Chamberlain, George Agnew; Mayse, Arthur; Stuart, Jesse

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2297

Condition: Good


184 pages. Features: Photo of twins Myra and Mary Long of Sheldon, IL; Texaco ad with Clarence Calrson of near Marshalltown, IA who plants corn with electricity; B.F. Goodrich ad features H.B. Johnson and Son citrus farm in Escondido, CA; Hybrid corn goes high-protein; Good-bye butcher bulls; Sell through a roadside stand; "That's Something Jim Developed" - James Fairbank, extension engineer at the College of Agriculture of the University of California at Davis; Rear-Engine Tractors; Calling All Animals; A new milk-pricing system; The Brubakers of Lancaster County - great color-photo... View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, May 4, 1918, Volume 61, Number 8 - Adventures With the Crumbling Russian Army

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, May 4, 1918, Volume 61, Number 8 - Adventures With the Crumbling Russian Army

By: Connolly, James B.; Ruhl, Arthur; Eaton, Walter Prichard; Skerrett, Robert G.; Camp, Wadsworth; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son, Inc.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0947

Condition: Good


34 pages. Features: Cover illustration of USMC men firing anti-aircraft gun; Hurlburt Motor Truck Co. ad inside front cover says their trucks are first in New York City; Oliver Typewriter ad; Nice Victrola ad includes photos of Martinelli, Alda, DeLuca and Zimbalist; Title page illustration by F.G. Cooper depicts rivetman in pose of attacking soldier with bayonet; The 343 Stays Up (after submarine attack); Adventures with the Crumbling Russian Army (part 2) - great photo-illustrated article; Editorials discuss apprehension about France, the high cost of sailoring, Milwaukee's War-Aid subscrip... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War, Part 89 (Eighty-Nine), May 2, 1916 - Sea Power and Neutrality

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War, Part 89 (Eighty-Nine), May 2, 1916 - Sea Power and Neutrality

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times Publishing Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3073

Condition: Fair


Pages 389-428. Includes the chapter "Sea Power and Neutrality". Photos and illustrations include the transport 'Southlands' which was torpedoed, great photo of a British cruiser being manually loaded with coal, photo of seaman shovelling coal into the boiler of a British battleship, great photo of a bale of cotton being x-rayed for contraband, photo of German officers arriving at London law courts, H.M.S. 'Lark' escorting a channel steamer, Survivors of the 'Indian City' and 'Headlands' being returned to St. Mary's, 15 March 1915, Lord Devonport, Photo of the torpedoed Norwegian ship... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, May 1952 - Are Our Farms Getting Too Big?

Country Gentleman Magazine - The Magazine for Better Farming, Better Living, May 1952 - Are Our Farms Getting Too Big?

By: Cunningham, William; Ratigan, William; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2253

Condition: Good


156 pages. Features: Are our farms getting too big?; Less feed, higher profits; Raising pigs on synthetic sow's milk; Big-damn foolishness; Foru Jobs for one fan; You can build this nonstop grain dryer; They've shortened haymaking; Insecticide guide; Outdoor egg factory; Weary Willie (fiction); Gangway for Tomorrow (part 4 of 5). Ads: Simplicity tractor; Seabrook Farms of southern New Jersey, the world's largest vegetable farm and freezing plant, is featured in a Champion spark plug ad; Buick; B.F. Goodrich ad features nice color photos of Garling Farms near Harlingen, Texas with Forrest Gar... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 32 May, 1963 No. 5

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 32 May, 1963 No. 5

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6399

Condition: Good


Features include: Orchids of Nepal - Three Coelogynes; Producing Cattleyas for the Cut-Market Trade; An Orchid of Lake Mead National Recreational Area; Instant Media for Orchid Seed Germination; A Note on Schomburgkia Brysiana; The Genus Coelogyne; Getting Along with the Humidity; Hobbyists' Round-Up: Greenhouse Watering System; How to Grow Orchids (Pt 2): A Greenhouse for your Orchids; and Collectors' Item: Coelia triptera and Bothriochilus macrostachyus. Little Wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for The New Liberty Magazine, May 31, 1947 - Could the Reds Cripple Canadian Industry? / Good News for Ulcer Sufferers

The New Liberty Magazine, May 31, 1947 - Could the Reds Cripple Canadian Industry? / Good News for Ulcer Sufferers

By: Dingman, H.; Taubman, H.; Hester, Harriet; Mosher, J.; Vernon, G.; Wilson, E.; Bosworth, A.R.; Forrest, W.; Hartsoe, C.; Frank, Pat

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3511

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Cover art by Oscar Cahen featues sleeping hobo surrounded by birds and little girl; Could the Reds Cripple Canadian Industry? - photo-illustrated article on the threat posed by Communist Canadian labour leaders; Lady Who Has Lived - the extraordinary story of pianist Maryla Jonas, who crossed hell and high water to Carnegie Hall - and sudden fame, riches, and glory; Good News for Ulcer Sufferers - relief may be two years off; Personality - Old Camper - Taylor Statten uses his top-flight Ontario summer camps to train a new school of boys' workers - and even to finance a cam... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1937 - Crowning of George the Sixth / Aviation to the Patricia District of Ontario

National Home Monthly Magazine, March (Mar.) 1937 - Crowning of George the Sixth / Aviation to the Patricia District of Ontario

By: Douthwaite, L.; Braley, B.; Carol, R.; Ives, M.; Horn, H.; Phayre, I.; Hilliard, H.; Brown, J.; Bayne, E.; Catto, R.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4832

Condition: Fair


80 pages. Features: Nice colour-photo ad for Green Giant / Fine Foods ad inside front cover features Essex County of Ontario; Nice one-page Easter ad for Parker Pens; Fascinating editorial about Russia/Stalin/Trotsky; Nice colour one-page ad for Chateau Cheeses; The Crowing of our King-Emperor George the Sixth (IV) - photo-illustrated article; Big Business (short story); Account Balanced (short story); Tam McWhirker's Elephant (short story); Bustin' Open Patricia - excellent photo-illustrated article on the opening of the vast Patricia District of Northwestern Ontario by commercial aviation;... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1898, Vol. 1, No. 2 - The Queerest Monarch in the World  (The King of Uganda)

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1898, Vol. 1, No. 2 - The Queerest Monarch in the World (The King of Uganda)

By: Fitzgerald, W.G.; Ghosh, A.S.; Dubois, R.; Gibbs, M.; Keighley, A.; Adcock, H.; Howard E.; Story, A.T.; Et al

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h3096

Condition: Fair


The second issue of this popular and long-lived publication. Pages 114-224. Features: Canadian Curiosities - article with great illustrations; The Marvelous Feats of Juggler Ram Pershad; Earth Pyramids in the Rosengarten Mountains; "For the Company's Credit" - story of an ocean-liner race; The Queerest Monarch in the World - Mwanga, King of Uganda (illustrated article); The Wreck of the "Rising Sun" - fire at sea; Picnics in Perak - article with photo of many Malay sultans aboard elephants crossing a river; The Telegraphist of Neufchateau - true WWI story; The Romance of the... View more info