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Image for The Saturday Evening Post, March 29, 1958 -  Architect Royal Barry Wills / Pitcher Jack Sanford

The Saturday Evening Post, March 29, 1958 - Architect Royal Barry Wills / Pitcher Jack Sanford

By: MacDonald, Philip; Landon, Kenneth; Eastlake, William; Albee, George Sumner; Shannon, Jones B.; Ruark, Robert C.; Paxton, Harry T.; Blatty, William Peter; Pearse, Ben; Nicholson, Arnold; Rutledge, Nancy; Chamberlain, William

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g2523

Condition: Fair


100 pages. Short Stories: Impossible Accident; Brothers' Quarrel; Man Trap; Gigolo. Articles: Religious Revolution on the Campus; The Land That Time Forgot - Part II - Stronghold of the Kukukuku; Baseball's Oldest Youngster - Jack Sanford; They Believed I Was an Arab Prince - William Peter Blatty poses as "Prince Xeer" for ten days - gullible Hollywood bows and scrapes; Don't Fall for the Mail Frauds; The Face of America - Dear Teacher - lovely color photo of Principal John Martin of Hillview Elementary School in Menlo Park, CA - surrounded by kindergarteners; Architect Royal Berry W... View more info

Image for The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, July 1926, No. 339, Vol. 57

The Wide World - True Stories of Adventure, July 1926, No. 339, Vol. 57

By: MacMunn, Leiut.-Gen'l Sir George; Wickham, Sir Henry; Parsons, Capt. Anthony; Malmignati, The Countess; Garden, Peter; Etherton, Lieut.-Colonel P.T.; Ibbett, Lieut.-Col. W.; Elwyn, Jack; Long, Edward E.; Livinston, Carl B.; St. Clare, A.W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1835

Condition: Good


Pages 170-252, plus 20 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Contents include: The Warden of the Marches; Seeds of Fortune; An Elephant-Poacher's Odyssey; Through the Inner Deserts of Arabia - part 2; "Denied Admittance" - an Ellis Island Story; The Shrine or Ordam Padshah; The Two Portraits; A "New Chum" in New Zealand - part 2; The Isles of the Arafura; Cave-Hunting in New Mexico; A Rolling Stone. Bits of clear tape at each end of spine. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this vintage issue. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, August 1927 - Through Spain in Disguise

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, August 1927 - Through Spain in Disguise

By: Malmignati, The Countess Guerrini; Mossman, Frank; Bowen, Patrick; Low, Captain John; Martyn, Frederic; Sprange, Grace; Clarke, Charles J.L.; Willard, Reta G.; Terry, Michael; Ingwersen, A.; Beaman, Sir Frank; Hawkes, Ernest W.; Stuart-Reid, G.E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g1461

Condition: Fair


Features: Through Spain in Disguise - Part I of the story of an odd wager, by the Countess Guerrini Malmignati; The Tiger-Man of the Whynooche - locals of Chehalis and Mason counties in Washington state feared this killer; The Ghost of Ozwatini - a strange story from Natal; "Quarrelsome Mac" - a nautical story; The "Hell-On-Earth" Legion - five years with the French Foreign Legion; Starting Life Afresh in South Africa - Our experiment in orange-growing (with wonderful photos) - part II; Nature's Nightmares - ugly animals; Nurse Warburton's Ordeal - she became lost while trampi... 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 Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP / R.C.M.P.) Quarterly, Volume 5, July , 1937, Number 1

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP / R.C.M.P.) Quarterly, Volume 5, July , 1937, Number 1

By: Martin, J.C.; Downs, A.; La Nauze, C.D.; Hoover, J. Edgar; Christie, W.J.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (R.C.M.P.): 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0458

Condition: Good


72 pages. Black and white photos. Features: How Canada is organised for criminal law administration; The Progress of the Moonshiner - article with great photos of huge illicit plant discovered in Toronto operating as an oil reclaiming company; The Bathurst Inlet Patrol - history of this patrol which ran from 1914 to 1918; Science in Law Enforcement - article by J. Edgar Hoover; Drunk and Disorderly!; "Doping it Out" - stories of pursuing illegal narcotics dealers; Photos of the RCMP's Coronation contingent, complete with list of names; Some Observations on Judo; Preventing a Breach o... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post,, December (Dec.) 6, 1958 -  Robert Preston is "The Music Man" / Hidden Diabetics / Tokyo!

The Saturday Evening Post,, December (Dec.) 6, 1958 - Robert Preston is "The Music Man" / Hidden Diabetics / Tokyo!

By: Mayorga, N.; Lindall, E.; Frank, P.; Gilligan, E.; Smith, B.; Deutsch, P & R.; Martin, H.; Yoder, R.; Hage, G.; Tunley, R.; Koppett, L.; Hawkins, J & W.; Gardner, E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4073

Condition: Fair


116 pages. Short Stories: The Susceptible Scientists; Rich Man's Daughter; In Ememy Hands; The Third Man in the Boat. Articles: Con Man of the Country Clubs - David Goldreyer passed bad checks; The Hunt for HIdden Diabetics - Fresno, CA tracks unsuspecting victims; ; Biggest City in the World - great photo-illustrated article on Tokyo, Japan; "Background Music" - Persuasion in the Air; Robert Preston - The Happiest Actor on Broadway; What's New in Toyland? - lovely color-photo-illustrated article; Does Pro Basketball Have a Future? - with photo of Richie Guerin of the Knicks attacki... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 6, 1960 - Richard Boone is TV's Rebellious Cowboy / Inside a 'Charm School'

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 6, 1960 - Richard Boone is TV's Rebellious Cowboy / Inside a 'Charm School'

By: McGrady, Mike; Morgan, Gus; Holder, William; Annett, R.; Cave, H.; Martin, H.; Martin, J.; Edson, L.; Wells, R.; Healy, P.; Gibson, G.; Jackson, A.; Williams, J.; Kelland, C.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4193

Condition: Good


92 pages. Short Stories: The Love Potion; Above & Beyond; Nightmare Beach; Big Joe's Dilemma. Novelette - Bannigan's War. Articles: Brazil's Own Wild West - with photo of Texas-born Alex Henry who planted coffee trees in Parana; The Innocent and the Guilty - Who Killed Susan Hansen? (part 2 of 5); The Face of America - Natural Scoop; TV's Rebellious Cowboy - feature article on Richard Boone of 'Have Gun Will Travel'; Who Needs Jets? - these die-hard aeronauts restore old flying machines; They Tried to Teach Me Charm - the author joined Government secretaries and politicians' wives at charm ... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, June 1953, Outfit 284 - The Loucheux / Assiniboine Steamboats / Yukon Stage Line

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, June 1953, Outfit 284 - The Loucheux / Assiniboine Steamboats / Yukon Stage Line

By: Mead, M.; McCook, J.; Hunter, G.; Taylor, P.; Leechman, D.; Gordon, R.; Kerr, R.; Harrington, R.; McFadden, M.; MacBride, W.; Clark, D.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0490

Condition: Good


50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Enter the European - I - Into the South Pacific; Peers on the Prairie - in the 19th century several British noblemen came to hunt buffalo in the Canadian West; Uranium for Atomic Power - photo-illustrated article about how uranium is found and extracted from the age-old rocks near Lake Athabasca and Great Bear Lake; Tales from the Delta - true stories and folk tales from the Mackenzie delta where the Eskimo and Loucheux Indians meet and mingle; The Loucheux; Holidays by Canoe - travelling through t... View more info

Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, January 1896: Newport - a Model New England Town

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, January 1896: Newport - a Model New England Town

By: Metcalf, H.H.; Sanborn, Victor Channing; Locke, G. Scott; Jensk, Edward A.; Robinson, Henry; Hurd, Willis Edwin; Tenney, E.P.; Brown, Emma E.; Chapin, Bela; Swett, Sara M.; Mason, Mrs. Ellen M.Gowing, Fred

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Granite Monthly Company: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0862

Condition: Good


98 pages plus ads. Printed on glossy stock. Numerous black and white photos; Features: Newport - a model New England year; The American and English Sanbornes, with a notice of Rev. Stephen Bachiler (concluded); A Trip to Western Texas; Orphean Music; Dr. J. Alonzo Greene; Rest; The Legend of John Levin and Mary Glasse; Esther's Defense; The Sunset Land; The Doctor's Thanksgiving Story; "Wahlspruche" for the New Year (from the German); Educational Department; New Hampshire Necrology; The Prize Stories. Chipping to periphery of covers and some pages. Back cover loose but present. Co... View more info

Image for Tracer Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 4, November (Nov.), 1944 - Monthly Publication of No. 3 Bombing and Gunnery (B & G) School , R.C.A.F.

Tracer Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 4, November (Nov.), 1944 - Monthly Publication of No. 3 Bombing and Gunnery (B & G) School , R.C.A.F.

By: Meyrick, M.E.; Ross, W.A.: Editors; Tipple, Bob

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Macdonald, Manitoba, No. 3 Bombing & Gunnery (B & G) School, R.C.A.F.,: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665h0050

Condition: Good


40 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. Features: Editorial; Winter Comes to No. 3 B.& G. Nov. 2nd, 1944; The Padre's Page; A Tour of Ops; The "Gen" on Rehabilitation - article with photo of F/L E.L. Rose, Personnel Counsellor; Love in a Kitchen; Station Personalities - photos and brief write-ups of Sgt. "Norm" Milne, Cpl. "Hannah" Halverson, Cpl. "Ralph" Brhelle, and W/C C.C. Taylor; 3-A-2 Trainer; Armament Section; Tid Bits from Turrets; Nice group photo of 8 members of the post office staff; Gunnery II; Turret Armourers - H.V. Dodds, W. MacCallum... View more info

Image for Tracer Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 3, October (Oct.), 1944 - Monthly Publication of No. 3 Bombing and Gunnery (B & G) School , R.C.A.F.

Tracer Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 3, October (Oct.), 1944 - Monthly Publication of No. 3 Bombing and Gunnery (B & G) School , R.C.A.F.

By: Meyrick, M.E.; Ross, W.A.; Kelly, R.; Hamilton, G.; Gunn, M.: Editors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Macdonald, Manitoba, No. 3 Bombing & Gunnery (B & G) School, R.C.A.F.,: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665h0049

Condition: Good


48 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. Features: Editorial about the Seventh Canadian Victory Bond Campaign; Sergeants have nothing to do in the flights!; The Padre's Page - The Post-War International Order; Station Personalities - photos and brief write-ups on Cpl. Ron C. Thomas, Cpl. Betty A. Martin, Sgt. Vic S. Latimer, and S/L Vincent L. MacIlroy; Central Sighs; Wedding Bells for Alice Robinson and Ray Cox; Tid Bits from Turrets - with photo of Turret Section Staff; Sidebands; Armament Section; Drogue's Drivel; M.T. Mumblings; Gunnery 1 Pilots; The Knights of Night Servicing;... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, January (Jan.) 1925, Vol. LIV No. 321 -  Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes / The Whisky Pirates

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, January (Jan.) 1925, Vol. LIV No. 321 - Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes / The Whisky Pirates

By: Mills, A.; Pease, O.C.; Macdonald, R.M.; Mitchell-Hedges, F.A.; Butt-Thompson, F.W.; Whittaker, J.; Austin, H.H.; Pound, R.; Burman, L.; Carline, R.; Hunter, R.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4369

Condition: Good


Pages 177-264 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: The "Black Cat's" Kitten - a story from the cattle lands of Brazil; Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes - an interesting photo-illustrated account of new developments in Canada; Mulga Tom's Secret - a curious Australian quest; In Quest of the Unknown - part 2 - wonderfully photo-illustrated article on adventures among the Chucunaque Indians; The Haunted Room of Tower HIll Barracks - a remarkable story from the early days of Sierra Leone; "Mad Mike" - part 2 - his romantic association with Laumona in the South Seas; Serge... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, August (Aug.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 328 -  Hunting the Giant Crocodiles of the Bayano / Two Years in Borneo

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, August (Aug.) 1925, Vol. LV No. 328 - Hunting the Giant Crocodiles of the Bayano / Two Years in Borneo

By: Mitchell-Hedges, F.A.; Hogg, J.E.; Millburn, P.; Mackenzie, D.; Fitz-Simons, F.W.; Maloney, Mercer Sherwood; Lethbridge, O.; Taylor, M.M.; Patterson, R.; Arthur, H.H.; Dickie, F.; Haigh, G.D.; Cook, O.; Trench, C.V.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4371

Condition: Good


Pages 265-352 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Hunting the Giant Crocodiles of the Bayano, Central America - with amazing photos; The Radio Man's Adventure - terrible experience for Ross Knight in the High Sierras of California; The Golden River - The Kawarau River in New Zealand is to be dammed so its bed may be mined for gold - photo-illustrated article; The Missing Necklace - a tale from the Malay Peninsula; The Lady and the Python - photo-illustrated story from Port Elizabeth; My Novel Holiday - Mercer Sherwood Maloney works as a 'messman' on a cargo-steamer in order to visit Eur... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, June 4, 1960 -  Jascha Heifetz

The Saturday Evening Post, June 4, 1960 - Jascha Heifetz

By: Morrow, S.; Cleeve, B.; Craven, M.; Forrest, W.; Carter, H.; Hall, J.; Blair, C.; Murray, D.; Howard, T.; Browning, N.; Ellison, J.; Gardner, E.; Cloete, S.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4085

Condition: Fair


110 pages. Short Stories: The Perfect Mate; Beauty is the Prize; One to Go; The Headlock. Articles: Hodding Carter says "I'll Never Leave My Town"; Housewife, You're My Boss - Leading Grocer Joseph B. Hall rings doorbells to learn the beefs housewives have against his company, Kroger; Uncle Sam's Orphan Airline - MATS; A Visit With violinist Jascha Heifetz - photo-illustrated article; The Trouble with American Tourists - who do so many of them become offensive boors abroad?; Michigan's Island Innkeeper - W. Stewart Woodfill, proprietor of the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island The Plight... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: January, 1973 *GHOST TOWN AND MINING SPECIAL*

Frontier Times Magazine: January, 1973 *GHOST TOWN AND MINING SPECIAL*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852a0505

Condition: Very Good


Features: Vanished Spas in the Wilderness - 3 locations on Washington's Olympic Peninsula; Palomino Spirit Horse - had to be killed; Christmas was slim in Bullfrog (Rhyolite, Nevada); "If I live to be a hundred - true stories shared by old cowboys and their horses"; Ghost Town of the Indians - Doaksville, capital of the old Choctaw Nation; Terrible Jim McLaughlin - a story from Yale, British Columbia; Trementinans Hoed Their Own Row - Nevada history; King of the Yukon - Jack McQuesten; If I were young again - living in hard times; Burro Schmidt's Tunnel -perhaps an unequaled one-man mi... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, February 1949

The Wide World Magazine, February 1949

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123a7345

Condition: Fair


Stories: Our pilgrimage to Badrinath; The sheriff learns a lesson; the headless man; Bill of the desert; Between ourselves; McKellar's medallion; the Black Knight; Happy Jack; Bushman's Holiday; Copper Palaver; The Passing of a Ju-Ju; Through the Congo to Natal; The Taming of Gamu. Front cover detached. Above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, January 1949

The Wide World Magazine, January 1949

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123a7356

Condition: Fair


Stories: murder will out; hill-billies of the Ozarks; the eaglet; parachute Wednesday; Patagonian journey; The interloper; The Arab fortune teller; heads and tales; on patrol; bushcraft; the rise of Slippery Wiley; Almanac Alibi. Front cover detached but present. Above-average wear. View more info

Image for Rock and Gem Magazine, July 1974, Volume 4, Number 7

Rock and Gem Magazine, July 1974, Volume 4, Number 7

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Miller Magazines Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 523a9365

Condition: Fair


Features: Gold Rush Country; The Seahorse Nugget; Make a Slab-Sided Box; Selenite in Oklahoma; Gemstone Stories; Mineral-in-depth - Versatile Fluorite; Gemstone Fireplaces; Buyer's Guide - Expoxy Adhesives; Casting Surprises; Testing the Gy- Rock Vibraphone; Little Rock Obsidian; Mineral destruction; Seashell Jewelry. Above-average wear. Date stamp to front cover. Table of contents nearly detached. Still a useful reference copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.30. No. 6 - November/December 1984

Sea Frontiers - Vol.30. No. 6 - November/December 1984

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9522

Condition: Good


Features: Living Rubies - the flamingos of Bonaire; The Corinth Canal; Herring Fisheries - Comparing the Two Stories; the Cathedral at Coffin's Patch; White lords of the Arctic; Survival at ever greater depths; Man's sea-vessel stamps; Born in captivity - released in the wild. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - June 1927: Vol. LIX  No. 351

The Wide World Magazine - June 1927: Vol. LIX No. 351

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123a9660

Condition: Fair


Stories: The Naked Man - a story from Africa; Starting Life Afresh in South Africa - our experiment in orange growing; Nine Lives - an interesting cat story; Doctor Ash Takes Charge - an amusing story of how a lazy family came to do some real hard work - perhaps for the first time in their lives; A Flight to Save a Ship (The Lipari) - the author rents a plane to locate a beached vessel and claim it for his salvage company; Chinese Pirates of Today - photos; The Big Voyage of the Little Shanghai - from Shanghai to Copenhagen in a 42 foot yacht; A Trooper's battle with a Lion; The Old Rifle - a ... View more info