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Image for The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 23, 1977 - When Fat Was in Fashion

The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 23, 1977 - When Fat Was in Fashion

By: Baker, Russell; Ferris, Timothy; Sagan, Carl; Rubin, Stephen E.; Le Carre, John; Hollander, Anne; Browne, Malcolm W.; Penney, Goldberger, Paul; Alexandra; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g3941

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Gorgeous one-page color-photo Chanel ad featuring Catherine Deneuve; Two-page Vantage cigarette ad features Dave Ness of Seattle; Ending an End to Cosmic Loneliness - Goldstone Tracking Center radiotelescope seeks out intelligent life; Behind the Lazar Berman Legend; In England Now, by John le Carre; When Fat was in Fashion - abundant flesh was a thing of beauty to artist Peter Paul Rubens, who was born 400 years ago; To be Young, Black and Out of Work - depressing photos and stats on the 'Clockwork Orange' epidemic in the ghettos of America's cities; Great two-page colo... View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent (Magazine) - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, December (Dec.) 25, 1926 - The Rise of an American Race

The Dearborn Independent (Magazine) - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, December (Dec.) 25, 1926 - The Rise of an American Race

By: Benson, Allan L.; Richards, William C.; Ulm, Aaron Hardy; Walker, Hal; Whiting, May B.; Walpole, Hugh; Holmes, Fred L.; Karpinskik, Louis C.; Atkins, Gaius Glenn

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4928

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Interesting photos of unusual work and play inside front cover; Public demands that Congress suppress (Radio) Pirates of the Air; The Divine Comedy of Newspapers; The Rise of an American Race - What Effect Will the 'Old Stock' Have on the People of the Future?; With General Gouraud in the Land of the Crusaders; The Birthplace of the Quaker Poet - the Whittier homestead; Henry Ford's Page - the American home, in its economic aspect, is a business proposition; Editorials - Merchant Mr. Nathan Strauss and his allegation of "the campaign of slander against the Jewish Peopl... View more info

Image for Vogue Magazine (US) 15 April 1971 - Gorgeous Elizabeth Taylor Cover Photo

Vogue Magazine (US) 15 April 1971 - Gorgeous Elizabeth Taylor Cover Photo

By: Burton, Richard; West, Anthony; Catling, Skene; Crewe, Quentin; Moreau, Dr. David; De Rothschild, Baronne Philippe; Bruce, Mrs. David; Van Gerbig II, Mr. And Mrs. Barend

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast / Advance: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319g0641

Condition: Fair


204 pages. Features: The Clothes that Get You Where You're Going and Keep You Happy When You're There; Italy's Romantic Travellers - The new Pucci Prints; Two Modern Goyescas - Carmen and Mariola Martinez de Bordiu; The Going Thing in Watches; Vogue Patterns - good-time looks for every day, everywhere; The Sunaways - Fashion for warm places (photographed in the Canary Islands); Travels with Elizabeth (Taylor); Go Vogue - Where, How, Why to Go - From the People Who Know; The Great Romantic Travellers; Sex on the Go; Eroticism of Hotels; Jet Lag - How Time-Zone changes can shake up travellers' ... View more info

Image for The Alaska Sportsman Magazine, March (Mar.), 1948 - The Whistle Pig

The Alaska Sportsman Magazine, March (Mar.), 1948 - The Whistle Pig

By: Clarke, Tom E.; Vincent, Leon S.; Bashford, James; Madenwald, Abbie; Nielsen, Dorothy Fay

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ketchikan, Alaska, Alaska Magazine Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1360

Condition: Fair


42 pages. Many black and white photos. Features: Pounding Waves and Creaking Timbers - first of three chapters of "Master of the Moonrise"; The Whistle Pig - the marmot that scared the bear did not heed its own warning; Frontier Town - a Ketchikan old-timer who was there in 1898 presents some interesting recollections; No One at Home at Kulukak - Silence, complete, awful silence in a remote place can be a terrible thing; First Impressions - The first of two chapters of "Cannery Village"; and more. Unmarked. Moderate evidence of moisture exposure. Somewhat above-average wea... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, August 7, 1948 - Corruption in Philadelphia / William Bendix as Babe Ruth

Collier's Magazine, August 7, 1948 - Corruption in Philadelphia / William Bendix as Babe Ruth

By: Frank, Pat; Neiman, Irving Gaynor; Wilson, Jay; Hager, Mark; McCarthy, Joe; Cohen, Octavus Roy; Hartwell, Dickson; Crichton, Kyle; Davidson, Bill; Sylvester, Robert; Sherwood, Robert E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1580

Condition: Good


74 pages. Articles: Philadelphia - Corrupt and not contented; William Bendix plays Babe Ruth - a new screen role for the star of radio's Life of Riley; Judge T. Allan Goldsborough Takes the Stand - Portrait of one of the most colorful and human American jurists; A Sucker Don't Wanna Be Told - how racetrack touts victimize bettors who want a 'sure-thing'; The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (part 11) - Climax at Casablanca. Fiction: An Affair of State (part 1 of 4); The High Cost of Collette; But Not Necessarily Sweet; Good Morning; Mrs. O'Brien Holds That Tiger; More Beautiful than Murder (... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 28, 1965 - The Killer That Stalks the Newborn

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 28, 1965 - The Killer That Stalks the Newborn

By: Friedenberg, D.; Alsop, S.; Skow, J.; Chamberlin, A.; Spencer, S.; Lincoln, E.; Jennings, C.; Armstrong, R.; Boll, H.; Humphrey, W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4198

Condition: Good


84 pages. Features: Niagara Falls "Maid of the Mist" cover photo; Slum Clearance is a Hoax; Robert Kennedy and the Liberals; Out to Launch; See America First; The Killer That Stalks the Newborn - deadly respiratory disease kills 25,000 per year; My Twelve Years With Kennedy - The Presidential Years - by his personal Secretary, Evelyn Lincoln; Actress Jean Simmons - The Mouse Becomes a Cat - color photos with article; Will Snick Overcome? - photo-illustrated article on the wildest of civil-rights groups which teaches its poorest Negroes to challenge whites. Fiction: Peace; The Gaudiest... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1938 - North America Speaks English / Greyhound Dog Racing

National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1938 - North America Speaks English / Greyhound Dog Racing

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Barnard, L.; Greenwood, W.; Josselyn, T.; Kempton, K.; McMorrow, T.; Phayre, I.; Croft, F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4819

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Fantastic colour-photo ad for Marboleum inside front cover shows 1930's bathroom with yellow fixtures; Editorial on Hitler's "Racism Gone Mad"; Attractive one-page colour ad for the new 1939 Plymouth features a blue four-door; News digest contains these headings - The Anti-British Outburst in Moscow; Incidentals of a Month; A 'National Unity' party; Trials of the Rowell Commission; A Summer's Books; Nostalgice one-page ad for the 1939 Dodge Six and Dodge De Luxe (orange); "North American Speaks English" - Bismarck said this was the most impressive thing in ... View more info

Image for Ken Magazine, June 10, 1938, Volume 1, No. 7 - Who Started the Spanish-American War?

Ken Magazine, June 10, 1938, Volume 1, No. 7 - Who Started the Spanish-American War?

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Spivak, John L.; Stowe, Leland; Gish, Anthony; Limbach, Russell; Soriano, Estaban; Kuhn, Charles (Chas.); et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Ken: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4289

Condition: Fair


86 pages. Features: Ad for Verve magazine inside front cover. Human Beings in Traps - article discusses prosperous Hungarian Jews attempting to relocate to America; Interesting article in Hat Check Girls with photo of Abe Ellis, 'Hat Check King'; The Great Die-Off - 'nature's way of regulating the races that can't regulate themselves - applies to men, and war; "Sex-Mad" Psychiatrists lead failed research on inmates at Jackson Penitentiary aka Southern Michigan State University - article with photos; Revival of the Third Psyche - Psychoanalysis is sometimes good for the patient and a... View more info

Image for Inland Architect, Chicago Chapter, American Institute of Architects (AIA), July 1976 - The Work of Holabird & Root / Holabird & Roche

Inland Architect, Chicago Chapter, American Institute of Architects (AIA), July 1976 - The Work of Holabird & Root / Holabird & Roche

By: Hinds, George; Irving, Robert; Miller, Nory

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, American Institute of Architects (AIA), Chicago Chapter: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551h1738

Condition: Good


26 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Features: This issue devoted to the work of one of Chicago's oldest and most historic architectural firms, Holabird & Root / Holabird & Roche; The Firm Today - 'a place to do your own thing'; and more. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this special issue. View more info

Image for Doll Reader Magazine, September 1991

Doll Reader Magazine, September 1991

By: Johnston, Estelle; Goff, Diane ; Cook, Carolyn; Martin, Martha; Foulke, Jan; Manhart, Barbara; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Hobby House Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3417

Condition: Fair


272 pages. Features: The Brides of Summer, Part II; Antique Spotlight "Almost" All-bisque; Vienna's Elegant Doll and Toy Museum; "This Old Thing" - a Superior Tale; Dolls - from the fields and farms of America and other places; French Celluloid Dolls, Part II - Convert; A Tour of the Robin Woods Factory; French Santon Doll; British Public Relations Dolls; Charlotte Zeepvat's Portrait Dolls; Robert Keene McKinley - The Quintessential Artist; and more. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Writing atop front cover. Moderate moisture exposure. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Scientific American Magazine, Volume 152, Number 3, March 1935 - Albert Einstein Cover

Scientific American Magazine, Volume 152, Number 3, March 1935 - Albert Einstein Cover

By: Kelly, A.R.; Page, C.W.; Swanson, Walter G.; Warren, Herbert O.; Russell, Henry Norris; Smith, Philip H.; Mayall, Margaret Walton; Mayall, R. Newton; Eisenstein, Victor W.; Peck, A.P.; Emerson, Dr. Haven; Deeschin, Jacob; et al

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Munn & Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813g1360

Condition: Fair


Iconic cover photo of Albert Einstein at blackboard proving the principle of Equivalence. 56 pages. Features: Exploring Prehistoric Georgia; Radio Facsimile (early fax machine development) - article with great photos; Building the World's Deepest-Water Bridge - connecting San Francisco and Oakland; Preserving rose bushes with paraffin for shipping; Nova Herculis recently discovered; Amazing growth in the packaging industry; Sundials and their construction - part IX - the principle and construction of the armillary sphere; The Oddest Thing About the Jews - Why Jews have some diseases more and... View more info

Image for Vogue Magazine (US), October 15, 1972

Vogue Magazine (US), October 15, 1972

By: Kent, Leticia; Rose, Barbara

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319g0655

Condition: Fair


134 pages. Features: How to look really marvelous and beat the weather - light, wrappy furs against the cold, the raincoat that looks like a raincoat, wind-cutting leathers and sued - warm head, warm hands, warm feet; The Pale Colors - freshest way to beat the weather - peach - new year-round clolring for pants suits, sweater sets, shirtdresses; The heathery knit smock over pants at night; Vogue Patterns - new shirty looks in whitened jersey; Norell and Galanos - superstar day looks from their new collections; Wrap-up furs to beat the weather - the most silver fox, chopped coats in lynx, in mi... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, April 10, 1948 - Charles E. Wilson of General Electris / New Obesity Theory

Collier's Magazine, April 10, 1948 - Charles E. Wilson of General Electris / New Obesity Theory

By: Lanham, Edwin; Riley, Nord; Sher, Jack; Johnson, D.H.; Kapstein, I.J.; Franklin, Jay; Lehman, Milton; Davidson, Bill; Robinson, Donald; Kuhn, Walt; Neely, Frederick R.; Maloney, Russell

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, IL, U.S.A., The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1568

Condition: Good


94 pages. Articles:.The House at Hyde Park - the home FDR loved; Spare-Time Statesman - President of General Electric, Charles E. Wilson; Does the Army Want the Reserves? - its brass hats view civilian soldiers with mixed feelings; Sketches in Sawdust - Paintings of Circus folk; Why Atoms Don't Fly - obstacles to atomic-powered aircraft; The Fat of the Land - a new theory of obesity and its cure. Fiction: I'm a Stronger in Town Myself (part 1 of 3); The Half-Shot Hereford; A Very Funny Guy; Bride and Room; A Sure Thing; Madam President (conclusion). Includes ads for: Parker pens 1951; Pepsod... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, February 9, 1963 - The "Hairy" Chicago Blackhawks

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, February 9, 1963 - The "Hairy" Chicago Blackhawks

By: Lefolii, Ken; Allen, Ralph; Brosnan, Jim; Tyrwhitt, Janice; Stein, David Lewis; Anglin, Gerald; Sclanders, Ian; Porter, McKenzie

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1436

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice full-page colour ad for the 1963 Pontiac, featuring the Parisienne Sport Coupe; The Big Heat on the CBC - competition for ads, lukewarm government support, overmanagement, etc; Jimmy Brosnan' account of what happened when he got together with the Chicago Blackhawks - with photo of Brosnan in Chicago dressing room with muscular Bobby Hull and smoking Stan Mikita; New Ways to Stop Youngsters from Quitting School; An interesting article by David Lewis Stein on rumours and how they spread; Early Canadiana (antiques)- how to look for the real thing at a fair price - before... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, December (Dec.) 1926, Vol. LVIII, No. 344 - Mussolini's War Against the Mafia

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, December (Dec.) 1926, Vol. LVIII, No. 344 - Mussolini's War Against the Mafia

By: Malyon, Major F.H.; Burton-Warnock, J.; Bailey, Hiram P.; Vivian, Herbert; Stent, Vere; Siringo, C.; tench, C.; Lloyd-Watkins, H.; Hogg, J.McMillan, R.; Tucker, F. Booth

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g3922

Condition: Fair


Pages 86-168+ 20 pages of nice ads, including photo of Earle E. Liederman, "The Muscle Builder". Features: Mazulla and His Sahib, part 1 - moving Indian adventures, with photos; Neilson's New Man -a story of country life in New Zealand; The Tale-Teller of Algiers - the strange adventure of a visitor to Algiers in October, 1925; Mussolini's War Against the Mafia in Sicily - describes the first stage of the great 'clean-up' - a most dramatic and exciting business - article with photos of Police Commissioner Spano, Signor Mori of Palermo, Gaetono Ferrarello, Carmelo Andaloro, Salvatore... View more info

Image for Vogue Magazine (US) 15 January 1971 - Catherine Jourdan Cover Photo

Vogue Magazine (US) 15 January 1971 - Catherine Jourdan Cover Photo

By: Morini, Simona; Avedon, Luciana; Molli, Jeanne; Cooper, David; Bradshaw, George; Messinesi, Despina

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319g0645

Condition: Fair


124 pages. Features: The new blue denim look for anywhere, anytime; Vogue Patterns in blue denim; The Beautiful People put on their coats - Pilar Crespi, Patrice Calmette, Mrs. Leonard Holzer, Mrs. Wyatt Emory Cooper; Swans and Cygnets - Three Generations of Beautiful Guinesses; Colour's the thing for evening; Knit's the thing for day; Fashion for the sun run, photographed in Puerto Rico; Exercises for flabby faces; Ballerina's Change of Hair; Hairdressers tell you how to go six weeks without them; Breast Sculpture; Your Looks are as Good as Your Discipline; Sex and the Topography of Love; A ... View more info

Image for Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, June 1958  - Special Houseboat Issue

Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, June 1958 - Special Houseboat Issue

By: Morrow, Les; "The Skipper"; McGillen, Pete; Gillese, J.P.; Frost, Rex; Nicholson, H.P.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1506

Condition: Good


Features: What is the Biggest Thing in Boating?; "Houseboat Happy" - the New Boating Disease: Don't Fry Crows!; Fishing the Never-Never Lands; The Brittany Spaniel; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.32. No. 1 - January/February 1986

Sea Frontiers - Vol.32. No. 1 - January/February 1986

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9529

Condition: Good


Features: Lighted houses in the sea; listening to the grey whales; the mystery of Erebus and Terror; The inflatable sharks - survival of the fattest?; Trivia; Oceanography's new eye in the sky; the fuzzy sponge thing; Kiel Canal - Busiest ship canal in the world; Making light of lifting. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, January 1955 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, January 1955 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842a0719

Condition: Good


Features: The Mystery of Dead Man's Valley - a series of uncanny tragedies connected with a sinister region in the far north of Canada, by Philip H. Godsell; Saharan Adventure - a fascinating journey across the Sahara (to be continued); The "Moorish Prince" Affair - a strange story from aboard a British steamer; Aboriginal Rain-Making in Australia; The thing that eats men - a tale of the 'tree crocodile' from Papua; Hunting Polar Bears, by J.C. Carp, with photos; The Big Bang - a wartime story from Lagos, Nigeria; The Jail Breaker - the case of John Carroll; and more. Few chips from b... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, December 1952 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, December 1952 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842a0753

Condition: Good


Features: Dead Man's Double - working aboard a tramp steamer to return to Australia, John Winters meets his double... except the double is already dead; A Baptism of fire - the experience of a young forest ranger with the British Columbia Forest Service when over 100 people are trapped in a logging camp, by J.L. Henslowe; The Trek - story from a pioneer in East Africa; A Case of Contraband - an amusing tale from Central America by Capt. Frank H. Shaw; The Golden Ingot - a confidence trick by a West African criminal; Down Mexico Way - 2 Jacks ashore get themselves in trouble in the Mexican coun... View more info