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Image for Current Affairs, Number 53: Scotland.  October (Oct.) 9th, 1943

Current Affairs, Number 53: Scotland. October (Oct.) 9th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Blake, George

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665h0413

Condition: Good


16 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 "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His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, October, 1943. Contents: Why learn about Scotland?; Scottish Quiz; "Here's Tae Us! - What's Like Us?"; Information about Scotland; The Scottish set-up today; The Scottish Achievement; Scotland and the Future. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Current Affairs, Number 49: The Trouble with Germans. August (Aug.) 14th, 1943

Current Affairs, Number 49: The Trouble with Germans. August (Aug.) 14th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Dukes, Sir Paul

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665h0409

Condition: Good


16 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 "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His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, August, 1943. Contents: Talking Points; Quiz; German Morale Today; The German Mould; The Blood and Iron Tradition; The Superman Myth; Hitler's Contributions; Hitler's Children (Hitler Youth); Hitler's Diety; Make Room for the Germans! - Lebensraum; Hitler and the Gentle Sex; Hitler and the German Workers. Unmarked with moderate wear. A s... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 14, 1964 -  Walter Homburger / The Christmas When Canadians Drove Into Ortona

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 14, 1964 - Walter Homburger / The Christmas When Canadians Drove Into Ortona

By: Allen, T.J.; MacLennan, Hugh; Lower, A.R.M.; Gilmour, Clyde; Levy, Lillian; Dunwoody, Derm; Phillips, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4696

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Cover photo of lady curler; Carling Black Label ad inside front cover claims it is Canada's best-selling (international) beer and shows ship exporting it to the world; Stephen Lewis - boy socialist of the NDP who's giving the old-line parties lessons in winning elections - article with caricature; How Computers May Catch Bad Drivers Before They Smash Up; Since When Did the Truth Become More Dangerous Than Danger Itself? (Editorial); Will Wawa's gun-totin' Christians fight for peace in Tanganyika? - Leigh Coop and Canadian Lay Missioners; Vintage one-page colour ad for the ... View more info

Image for Network Marketing Lifestyles, October (Oct.) 1999 - Cover Photo of Herbalife Founder Mark Hughes

Network Marketing Lifestyles, October (Oct.) 1999 - Cover Photo of Herbalife Founder Mark Hughes

By: Anderson, Duncan Maxwell; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Network Marketing Publications: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0152

Condition: Good


122 pages. Features: Herbalife - Hotter Than Ever!; Brian Klemmer's Formula of Champions; The technology today's networkers really need; Golden opportunity or pyramid?; "Big Al's" secrets of sales success; and much more; Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 18, 1954: Formosa (Taiwan) Prepares for Communist Invasion

The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 18, 1954: Formosa (Taiwan) Prepares for Communist Invasion

By: Austin, L.F.; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2706

Condition: Good


Pages 443-482. Features: Cover photo and two additional pages of photos of destruction in Orleansville, Algeria caused by earthquake; Page of photos of diplomatic and political events; Dramatic photo-sequence of fatal collision between the liner Italia with the tug Fairplay 1 at Cuxhaven; Photos of Royal occasions in Scotland, Canada and the Netherlands; Four aerial photos of Formosa - a danger spot in the world today; Two pages of photos of training recruits of the Chinese Nationalist Army in Formosa - learning how to use weapons from the U.S. to ward off Communist attack; Excellent aerial p... View more info

Image for The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 114 - Vol. X, June 1905

The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 114 - Vol. X, June 1905

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814c5562

Condition: Good


Features: Frontis photo portrait of Dover Camp - Sergeants Present; Company Notes; Athletic Meeting; Dover Camp - Easter 1905; Notes by the C.O.; Life in Shetland Today; Correspondence; List of Scottish Societies in London; and more. Average wear. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, February 12, 1961:

The New York Times Magazine, February 12, 1961:

By: Baldwin, Hanson W.; Palmer, C.B.; Raksin, A.H.; Galton, Lawrence; Quesada, E.R.; Schuach, Murray; Fitz-Gibbon, Bernice; Samuels, Gertrude; Glueck, Grace H.; Barclay, Dorothy; Furling, William Barry; Claiborne, Craig

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1656

Condition: Fair


88 pages. Features: Many color-photo fashion ads in this issue; Cover photo of John Eagle and Family of Cabin Creek Valley, West Virginia - this miner has been jobless for 15 months; If Sixteen Countries Had the (Nuclear) Bomb; Feature article on the depressed mining town of Cabin Creek, West Virginia - article with seven sombre photos scenes including what financially challenged Americans did in the days before food stamps and EBT cards; Labor Lawyer Arthur J. Goldberg becomes Labor Secretary - article with photos, including a shot of Goldberg with JFK; A Review of Freud's Psychoanalysis 50 ... View more info

Image for Leatherneck - Magazine of the Marines, April (Apr.) 1960 , Volume XLIII, Number 4 -  Staff NCO Promotion Boards

Leatherneck - Magazine of the Marines, April (Apr.) 1960 , Volume XLIII, Number 4 - Staff NCO Promotion Boards

By: Barrow, Clay; Jones, Mel; Ellis, Thurlow D.; Hayes, Robert C.; Guilford, James; Johnson, Robert E.; Schinkel, Pete E.; Jones, Mel;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Leatherneck Association, Inc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4310

Condition: Good


88 pages. Features: Cover photo features Carlton E. Golden, Steven A. Kingman and William C. Dalrymple; The Old Gunny Says....; Today's DI - he must convert 75 stumbling civilians into a platoon of smart-stepping U.S. Marines - article with photo of Grady J. Studdard and many others; Staff NCO Selection Boards - article with photo of Col. M.P. Ryan; Sasebo Note - letter and photos from General Harry Schmidt; Academy Prep - the first rung of the ladder to higher education and a commission; Return the the Islands - New Caledonia - although the area around Noumea was dotted with military establi... View more info

Image for Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, November (Nov.) 1947: Million-Dollar Sneeze / Geraldine Farrar

Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, November (Nov.) 1947: Million-Dollar Sneeze / Geraldine Farrar

By: Bloch, Blanche; Landi, Elissa; Gale, Zona; Scott, Judith; Garrette, Eve; Barze, Marguerite; Garrison, Webb B.; Lazarus, Harry; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Publications Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2520

Condition: Fair


148 pages. Features: DuBarry Success Course ad features Mrs. Erma Smith of Sioux Falls, SD; I'm a Good Wife - but I Hate Housework!; Why Your Nerves Go to Pieces; Million Dollar Sneeze - fascinating Hollywood article on how insurance companies pay big bucks when stars get sick during filming; It's Fun to Be Feminine; Pneumonia and what to do about it; Geraldine Farrar - The Most Inspiring Woman I Ever Knew; and much more. Unmarked with above-average external wear and loss to fore-edge of back cover. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. 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, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0916

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Full-page illustration of Miss Sweet Caporal II in flight; Flying Training - Ancient and Modern; New service inaugurated by Canadian Colonial Airways - article and photo of Douglas DC3 used on new Montreal-New York service; Full-page ad for Golf Flake cigarettes; The Light Aeroplane Business - includes brief write-ups of the many manufacturers plus many photos of their products; Nice full-page Fleet Aircraft ad features photo of the trainer model 7; Full-page ad by De Havilland features their Dragon Rapied; Nice Full-page Fairchild ad features their "Sekani"; Cessn... View more info

Image for Canadian Collector Magazine, March/April 1985, Volume 20, No. 2

Canadian Collector Magazine, March/April 1985, Volume 20, No. 2

By: Bradshaw, Marian Hahn

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763a9245

Condition: Good


102 pages. Features: Painted Illustions - Decorative Wall Painting in Saint John, New Brunswick; The Fascinating World of Historical Costume Design; Louisbourg Gaming; Artifacts of the Saphire - a glimpse of life on board a 17th century English warship; Furnishing Louisbourg; The Orderly Gardens of 18th century Louisbourg; Fashions and Fabrics at 18th century Louisbourg; The Durell service - Chinese export porcelain with a Louisbourg connection; Art History at Beausejour; A colonial merchant's life-style in 18th century Canso; P.E.I.'s Confederation Chamber; An invitation to Fanning Bank, P.... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4666

Condition: Good


Pages 421-448 pages. Features: Cover photo of huge pile of German fighters and bombers - reduced to a large mound of scrap metal in Britain; Nice one-page colour Guinness ad features red wagon wheel, smiley face, belt, tacks, rock, sock, ace of hearts... and glass of Guinness; Photos of "Liberators" and "Fortresses" in flight; Six photos of how H.M. destroyer "Ithuriel" rammed and sunk Italian submarine "Cobalto" in the Mediterranean; Photos of glider troops in training; German invasion tide laps the Caucasus Barrier - one-page model of the main features as see... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), June 7, 1941 - Sinking of the "Bismarck"

The Illustrated London News (ILN), June 7, 1941 - Sinking of the "Bismarck"

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4671

Condition: Good


Pages 725-756. Features: Cover photo-portrait of FDR; Photo of Admiral Sir John Cronyn Tovey being piped on board H.M.S. "Prince of Wales"; One-page photo of coastal command station armourers getting ready to bomb up; Eight photos of the vigils of the coastal command - bomb preparation, photo-processing, anti-aircraft stations, operations room and telegraphy section; Two pages of explanatory illustrations show how aircraft carriers, fighter and reconnaissance planes have revolutionised naval warfare and influenced naval architecture; Photos of recen Nazi vandalism - damage to Gray's ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 21, 1964 - Funeral of King Paul of Greece / 60 Years of the Anglo-French Accord

The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 21, 1964 - Funeral of King Paul of Greece / 60 Years of the Anglo-French Accord

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1201

Condition: Good


Pages 413-468 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Cover Photo portrait Of The new King of the Hellenes, Constantine II, with Queen Frederika, at the funeral of his father; Photo of Princess Margaret with Kenneth Corney; Page of photos of celebrations upon the birth of Prince Edward; Two pages of dramatic photos and text from Cyprus - fighting in Ktima, threats of Turkish invasion, and first arrivals of the UN peace force; Photo-illustrated article on Paul, King of the Hellenes; Photo of riots in Phnom Penh; Photo of Geneva motor show; Photo of unveiling of statue of Pope Pius XII; Photo of 84-year... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, April (Apr. 25), 1964 - The Aswan High Dam

The Illustrated London News, April (Apr. 25), 1964 - The Aswan High Dam

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $179.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1202

Condition: Good


Pages 629-668 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Nice one-page colour photo ad for Holland-America line; One-page ad for the Daimler 2 1/2 Litre V8 Saloon; Great one-page colour photo ad for the MG Midget, Mk II sports convertible (red); Cover photo portrait of the Queen Mother presenting badminton trophy to Capt. J. R. Templer; Photo of the international conference on the problem of sanctions against South Africa at Friends' House, London; Photo of commissioning ceremony of the new tribal class frigate 'Zulu'; Photo of the first of three new car ferries for the Western Isles, 'Hebrides", pas... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 4, 1942 -  Cover Photo of Gaping Hole in U.S. Freighter, the "Absaroka"

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 4, 1942 - Cover Photo of Gaping Hole in U.S. Freighter, the "Absaroka"

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: 201g4650

Condition: Good


Pages 397-424. Features: (Now) extremely politically incorrect "loose lips sink ships" poster with illustration of African with massively protruding lips is held by young lady as she stands in a gaping hole blasted in the side of U.S. freighter "Absaroka"; Photo of Rear-Admiral P.L. Vian; Photo of Italian battleship "Littorio"; Illustrations of brillian Mediterranean action - the Malta convoy gets through; Photos and maps of the daring attack on St. Nazaire's big dry dock; Four great aerial photos of R.A.F. daylight raids on Le Trait and Le Havre; Photos of numerous p... 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, May 19, 1951 - King Frederik and Queen Ingrid of Denmark Pay a Visit / Korean War

The Illustrated London News, May 19, 1951 - King Frederik and Queen Ingrid of Denmark Pay a Visit / Korean War

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

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146g2324

Condition: Good


Pages 789-828. Features: Major coverage of Royal visit by the King and Queen of Denmark; Aerial photo of the Festival Fun Fair; Very dramatic aerial action photo of the bombing of the Hwachon Dam in Korea; Photos of the surviving Gloucesters, including presentation of the highest U.S. award; Photo and articles of Viking life in a Shetland settlement at Jarlshof, and practices which remain until today; Centrefold illustration of how the Vikings lived in the Shetlands in William the Conqueror's time; Photos of the Marriage of King Faruk of Egypt to Queen Narriman; Marriage of Archduke Otto and P... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, July 17 1954 -  Cover Photo of Indo-China Military Negotiations

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, July 17 1954 - Cover Photo of Indo-China Military Negotiations

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2804

Condition: Good


Pages 81-120. Features: Nice colour ad for Humber Hawk car inside front cover; One-page Recruting ad for the R.A.F.; Nice ad for the Armstrong Siddley Sapphire car; Beautiful and classy one-page photo ad for Rolls-Royce, "The Best Car in the World"; Cover photo of indo-China military negotiators and their hut; Photos of terrible flooding in central Europe; Large American navy ships practice spraying themselves off to decontaminate in the event of radiation; Various Royal photos; Lovely photo portrait of the Duchess of Kent and her debutante daughter, Princess Alexandra, in her garden ... View more info