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True Frontier - Factual Stories of the Old West: Vol. 1, No. 12, November, 1969

By: Butler, D.R.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Sparta, Illinois, Major Magazines, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83209896

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Saga of the Deadly Cook Gang; When the United States Had Mad Emperor; Black Man's West - The Story of Negro Pioneers; Belle Starr - Queen Bandit; The Man Who Ate Indian Livers; Gov. Charles Bent's Murder and Scalping; Abigail Scott - Fighting Northwest Suffragette; The Unluckiest Scout in the West; Friendship - the Price of Death; Loot the Village - Kill the Males. View more info

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Real Frontier - True Stories of the Pioneer Days: Vol. No. 1 March 1970

By: Butler, D.R.: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Sparta, Illinois, Major Magazines, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824c5961

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Professor Marsh Goes West: The Yale Expedition; Those Brawling Boys in Blue; Bill Tilghman - Frontier Lawman Supreme; Man of Iron - Horse of Steel; The Schoolteacher who arrested Geronimo; The Making of an Outlaw Queen (Florence Quick); The Last Indian Massacre; Man Burner from Texas; California's Notorious Gun and Scalpel Bandit. Please note: Cover states this is the February issue but Table of Contents states it is the March issue. View more info

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Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

By: Cavanagh, Deborah

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 468h1853

ISBN: B009Z18NB8

Condition: Very Good


36 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Contents: Marine Mammals - a cultural and economic resource for the future; The origin of the Narwhal - a myth; Hunting stories from Hall Beach; Starvation at Koluktoo Bay; Stalking Netsiq on the sea ice; Sound under the ice; Arctic marine mammals. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346h2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zealand - one of the loneliest jobs in the world; A Night With Pirates - a man's small boat is taken over by pirates in Singapore ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, April 1927 - American Crime - The RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, April 1927 - American Crime - The RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment

By: Charnley, W.; Gilhespy, W.; Lambe, A.J.; Lee, Herbert Patrick; Richardson, Leslie; Macdonald, Robert M.; Barkas, Geoffrey; Vivian, Herbert; Reekie, A.S.; Stuart-Reid, G.E.; Desmond, Shaw; Parsons, Captain Anthony

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g1459

Condition: Fair


Features: The Derelict; The Vengeance of Devi Chand - the revenge of a bereaved father in India; A Donkey in Spain - the author planned to take a walking trip through Spain with a donkey carrying his baggage; An Arctic Outpost - what happened to three members of the RCMP's Craig Harbour Detachment - article with photos; Through France with "Sylvabelle" - I - a yachting voyage from Brittany to the Riviera - article with great photos; The Netik - native 'magic' on a south sea island; Aerial photo of dozens of log booms at Vancouver, B.C.; "The White Man's Great War-Game" - II - ... View more info

Image for Liberty - Canada's Largest Weekly Magazine, May 10, 1941 - Winston Churchill on the U-Boat Menace

Liberty - Canada's Largest Weekly Magazine, May 10, 1941 - Winston Churchill on the U-Boat Menace

By: Churchill, Winston; Rutledge, J.; Sanborn, R.; Lenz, S.; Hurley, D.; Phillips, C.; Ayling, K; White, S.; Perkins, G.; Lewis, F.; Hope, Bob; Maeterlinck; Low, Robert; Simon, Abe; Lewis, Mort

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty Weekly of Canada: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3502

Condition: Good


54 pages. Articles: The U-Boat Menace - by Winston Churchill; The Private Life of One of the Prettiest Things on Legs - Carol Bruce from Brooklyn; My Old Kentucky Horse - some gay indiscretions by Bob Hope; What a Young Woman's Love Means to an Old Man - Renee Dahon is 40 years younger than her husband Maurice Maeterlinck; I Saw War's Hell in the Mountains of Albania; I Fought Joe Lewis with One Hand - This Time I'll Win! - Jewish Boxer Abe Simon. Short Stories: I Love You and Good-bye; Mr. Winters and the $10,000 Baby; Dear Ol' Deadline; Painless Extraction. Serials: War Girl - Part II; Th... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, June 11, 1960 -  My Friend, Trotsky's Assassin / Actor Laurence Harvey

The Saturday Evening Post, June 11, 1960 - My Friend, Trotsky's Assassin / Actor Laurence Harvey

By: Combs, Prentiss; McKenna, Richard; Sercombe, Ronald; Cave, Hugh B.; Wilhelm, Marion Bell; Pearse, Ben; Martin, Pete; Johnson, Gerald W.; Alexander, Jack; Kobler, John; Paxton, Harry T.; Gardner, E.S.; Cloete, Stuart

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g2519

Condition: Fair


136 pages. Short Stories: Swamp Girl; Hour of Panic; Return From Nowhere; Hard of Heart. Articles: My Friend, Trotsky's Assassin - Jacques Mornard - with numerous photos; Rockety-Happy Kids at Camp A.P. Hill artillery range in Virginia; I Call on Actor Laurence Harvey - with photos; Adventures of the Mind, 54 - The U.S. Presidencyy; Germany's Enchanted Black Forest - with color photos; The Face of America - The Grandeur That Was - great color photo of the Old Tyson place at Lowndesboro, Alabama; The Mystery of the Palatine Light - this photo-illustrated article investigates an enduring legend... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, July 2, 1960 - Golf Cover Illustration / They Killed Heydrich

The Saturday Evening Post, July 2, 1960 - Golf Cover Illustration / They Killed Heydrich

By: Constiner, Merle; Standish, Robert; Athanas, Verne; Stanton, Will; Riggs, B.W.; Fredine, G.; Morrison, T.; Lake, A.; Grimsley, W.; Burgess, A.; Jennings, D & M.; Kelland, C.; Gardner, E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4192

Condition: Good


96 pages. Short Stories: Fair Warning; Swindler in the Family; Night Marshal; A Sentimental Subject. Articles: The Night Our Town Blew Up - photo-illustrated article of Roseburg, Oregon, scene of a massive explosion in 1959; The Animals Come First; They Called Us "The Law" - recollections of the wife of District Attorney W.A. (Bill) Morrison in Milam County, Texas; The Fight to Save the "Preemies" (premature babies); Speediest Kids Afloat - Australian swimmers John and Ilsa Konrads of Australia; They Killed Heydrich (Conclusion) - Seven Against a Regiment - story with many ph... View more info

Image for Cosmopolitan Magazine, August, 1914, Number (No. / #) 339, Vol. LVII, No. 3 - Harrison Fisher Cover

Cosmopolitan Magazine, August, 1914, Number (No. / #) 339, Vol. LVII, No. 3 - Harrison Fisher Cover

By: Corelli, Marie; Beach, Rex; Kipling, Rudyard; Chambers, Robert W.; Morris, G.; Et al

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, International Magazine Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3763

Condition: Good


Pages 289-432 plus pages 1-64 and 81-146 of magnificent vintage ads at front and back. Features: Rudyard Kipling's Impressions of Cairo, Egypt (part 3); What Secretary of War, Lindley M. Garrison, proposes to do for the Army; The Wartime Story of General George E. Pickett (conclusion). Serial Stories: The Auction Block (part 1); The HIdden Children (to be continued). Short Fiction: The Tragedy of a Lost Appetite; Black Face and White Soul; The Wireless Wire-tappers; The City of Opportunity; The New Adventures of Wallingford; The Star and the Garter. Dozens and dozens of great vintage phot... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, June, 1916, No. 218, Vol. 37 - A Holiday in Mongolia

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, June, 1916, No. 218, Vol. 37 - A Holiday in Mongolia

By: Corson, A.; Treacher, M.; Fletcher, A.; Askew, A.; Czaplicka, M.; Lees, G.; Shepstone, H.; Rigg, W.; Bredon, J.; Lincoln, R.;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123h0750

Condition: Good


Pages 97-192 plus 32 pages of vintage ads. Features: A Battle With a Bear - a young sportsman drops into a lively rough-and-tumble fight with a big black bear; Real-Life Romances of the War (part I) - Malcolm Savage Treacher, a sergeant in a famous regiment who has been invalided to England after an exciting time in the Near East sets down stories - cameos of the Great War - told to him by soldiers during his seven months' sojourn in various hospitals (part I); From Job To Job Around the World (part IV) - the continuing remarkable adventures of two young Americans who set out from San Francis... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, November (Nov.) 14, 1959 -  Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon Knows Rockets

The Saturday Evening Post, November (Nov.) 14, 1959 - Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon Knows Rockets

By: Crisp, N.; Athanas, V.; Polk, D.; Stanton, W.; Giesler, J.; Kobler, J.; Frank, S.; Layne, B.; Turska, G.; Tunley, R.; Bradbury, B.; Gallico, P.; Bellah, J.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4080

Condition: Good


130 pages. Short Stories: Last Chance for Love; The Hard Man; Cause to Kill; The Second-String Baby Sitter. Articles: The Jerry Giesler Story - article with photos, including Marilyn Monroe, Part I - Hollywood is my Client; Haven for the Uninhibited - Roger Coster and his cockeyed chateau in Haiti - color photos; Help for Homeowners; This is No Game for Kids - great photo-illustrated article on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bobby Layne; ; The Poland I Saw - the Poles still face a grim battle for existence; The Lady Knows Her Rockets - Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon is a rocket scientist at Avco'... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post,, June 6, 1959 -  The Untold Story of Little Rock

The Saturday Evening Post,, June 6, 1959 - The Untold Story of Little Rock

By: Crisp, N.; Stearns, C.; Sturdy, J.; Murphy, R.; Baum, A.; Lake, A.; Meyers, F.; Hauser, E.; Munzel, E.; Frank, S.; Blossom, V.; Smith, B.; Hawkins, W.; Gardner, E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4077

Condition: Good


124 pages. Short Stories: Hero with a Past; Surprise on the Desert; Night Ferry; The Lady and the Brute. Articles: Why Auto Insurance Costs So Much; The Doctors Who Make Children Grow - pediatric endocrinologists; Act of Compassion - F. de Sales Meyers, a WWII submariner,destroyed Japanese merchant shipping; Golden Isles of the Aegean - lovely Greek isle color photos; A Visit With boss of the Chicago White Sox, Bill Veeck; The Untold Story of Little Rock (part 3) - Faubus makes his move - photo-illustrated article on the first day of school when the National Guard ringed Central High and kep... View more info

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Dime Detective Magazine, March (Mar.) 1939, Vol 29, No. 4

By: Daly, Carroll John; Lawrence, John; Hayes, William Edward; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Chicago, Popular Publications, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h2808

Condition: Fair


Classic cover art features semi-nude good girl with bloody barber's shears protruding from her throat. 128 pages. Stories include: Hell With the Lid Lifted; The Stars Said Murder; The Farraday Phantom; The Body in Booth One; The Corpse Played Possum; Death Racket; Ready for the Rackets; and The April Thrill Docket. Unmarked. Binding intact. Above-average wear and soiling. Chips and chunks from covers and bottom of backstrip. Considerable nibbling to bottom corner of back cover and last 12 pages has resulted in the loss of a modicum of text and portions of several ads. Despite these def... View more info

Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, January 1924

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, January 1924

By: Davison, H.K.; Bridges, H. Styles; Greer, Lois Goodwin; Johnson, Arthur; Drake, George R.; Duncan, George H.; Wallace, William; Tufts, Prof. James A.; Smart, Prof. F.A.; French, John S.; Marshall, R. Eliot; Shute, Judge H.A.; Drew, Iva H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Granite Monthly Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0903

Condition: Good


Pages 1-58. Black and white photos. Features: National convention of American Legion; Immigration; Stage Coach and Tavern Days; Our Winter Carnivals; An Answer to Our Critics; An anthology of one poem poets; Senator Moses' Three favorite stories; New Hampshire state Grange; Should the Governor's Council be abolished?; New Hampshire Private Schools - with photos of their principals; The Phillips Exeter Academy; Tilton School; New Hampton Literary Institution; Holderness School; Five Foremost Leaders in N.H.; Alcoholic Bi-Focalism; First Candidates for Governor's Council - with photos of Samue... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 23, 1958 -  Maj. Gen. David Wade is the Air Force's First Missile-Division Commander

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 23, 1958 - Maj. Gen. David Wade is the Air Force's First Missile-Division Commander

By: De Meyer, J.; Cave, H.; Chamberlain, W.; Annett, R.; Gibson, A.; O'Donnell, J.; Perkins, J.; Ford, C.; Johnson, R.; Tunley, R.; Albrand, M.; Lanham, E.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4072

Condition: Fair


92 pages. Short Stories: The Marriage Question; Mob Victim; Bagpipe Brigade; Joe's Secret PLan. Articles: I Wanted to be Somebody (part 1 of 3) - great photo-illustrated article on Althea Gibson, the world's greateset woman tennis player; The Face of America - lovely two-page color photo of family meal in restaurant; I Was a Compulsive Gambler; Can Egypt's Nasser Take it All? - how far will the fiery leader go? - article with photos; Boss of the MIssilemen; She Made it the Second Time - great photo-illustrated article on Mitzi Gaynor; He Runs a Bird College - Dr. Paul Fluck. Serials: A Day... View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - The Romance of the Panama Canal - Part 10 (Ten)

By: Dean, F.E.; Bowen, F.C.; Howard, Sidney; Keble Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1042

Condition: Good


Pages 293-324. Features: Story of the Marine Engine (1); The Record Breaker "Lightning" - a famous racing clipper; Through the Ithsmus of Panama; Alain Gerbault and the "Firecrest"; Launching Ceremonies - various methods are used to launch new ships; Epics of Submarines - stories of gallantry and escapes from death. Includes photos of the liner St. Paul on her side beside a quay in New York. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, September (Sept.) 1921, No. 281, Vol. 47 - KKK (Ku Klux Klan) The Strangest Secret Society on Earth

The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, September (Sept.) 1921, No. 281, Vol. 47 - KKK (Ku Klux Klan) The Strangest Secret Society on Earth

By: Desmond, Shaw; Rowe, John G.; Larkins, W.; Cherry, J.H.; Sullivan, Alan; Pocock, Roger; Wilkins, Benjamin Ogden; Walmsley, Leo; McMahon, Thos. J.; O'Hara, G.; Cunningham, Eugene; Woolley, C. Leonard; Burr, Victor

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1834

Condition: Good


Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Amazing K.K.K. (Ku Klux Klan) photo-illustrated article entitled "The Strangest Secret Society on Earth; The Wreck of the "Washington"; My Narrowest Escapes; The "Debil-Debil" of Saltbush Creek; Strange Stories of Crime; The White Man's Job; The Vanished Airmen; Some East African Experiences; Life in the New Hebrides; The Adventures of a Rolling Stone - part 7; Through Central America on Horseback - part 2; Buried Cities of Asia Minor - part 3; Odds and Ends; ... View more info

Image for New Liberty Magazine, December 27, 1947:  Featuring Oscar Peterson and Billy Butlin

New Liberty Magazine, December 27, 1947: Featuring Oscar Peterson and Billy Butlin

By: Dingman, H.; Cragg, A.; Kelley, T.; Henry, O.; Janney, R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3516

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Babies for Export - Province of Alberta trafficking in illegitimate babies(!); Billy Butlin - great photo-illustrated article on this Canadian who went to Britain with $25 and made a fortune out of holiday camps; Brutal Vancouver Murder - Who Killed Woo Dack? - Famous Canadian Crimes #18; What's New in Toys? - Four pages of great photos, including a super-streamlined aluminum bicycle; Bach to Boogie - Quebec's 18th Century Orchestra of Chamber Music - article with photos; Drunken Elephants battle in India! - article with photos; Adele Inge - The World's top ice-acrobat - ... 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 Salute Magazine, Feb. (February) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 2 - Palestine's Underground

Salute Magazine, Feb. (February) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 2 - Palestine's Underground

By: Dorsey, G.; La Valley, M.; Cosgrove, R.; Sweett, F.; Dugan, J.; Perl, A.; Kramer, D.; Engel, L.; Jacobs, B.; Anderson, D.; Stern, P.; Ellis, R.; Kammerman, E.; Flannery, T.; Fields, Jack; Russell, J.; Pifer, C.; Hardy, J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Vet Publishers, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3958

Condition: Good


50 pages. Linda Darnell cover photo. Short Stories: The Night; Silent Trumpet; Weep for Me My Darling. Articles: Will You Get a New Car in 1947? - photo-illustrated article discusses high prices and lack of supply; There's Still an Underground - Photo-illustrated article on Zionist guerillas combatting the British in Palestine; Young Vets and Their Old Guard; Some Wrestlers are Gentlemen - article and photos on Jumping Joe Savoldi; No More Athlete's Foot; Nick the Greek - America's biggest gambler hasn't had a hot night in New York since he made the late Arnold Rothstein quit; ; Behind the ... View more info