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Black Stockings: No. 6

By: ANON

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Surbiton, UK, Complete Service:

Edition: No. 6

Seller ID: 27900


Single issue of a digest sized, British photo-glamour magazine featuring nude women and women in stockings and lingerie. Minimal publishing data shown. Undated, circa early 1960s. [44pp], b&w photography, color card front wrapper. Bright, clean and unmarked.. Minor wear to spine, 1" split at foot, staples a little rusted. Weight, 70g. View more info

In Commemoration of the Royal Visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth; Vancouver, B. C., Canada, May 20th, 1939

By: ANON

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Parish Editoria Bureau: 1939

Edition: First Edition - Stated

Seller ID: 043358


Unusual Program marking the Royal Visit of 1939 to Vancouver. No credits for the publication are shown. Crean card wrapper with gilt titles. 8pp, 4 photos, also of thick cream stock. Two patterened tissue dividers and similar tissue covering the exterior of the wrappers. Yellow silk cord tie at the spine. Fine, unmarked cndition. Weight, 81g. View more info

The Oxford Book of Canadian Short Stories in English

By: ATWOOD, Margaret & WEAVER, Robert - Compilers

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 19138


Collection of 41 Canadian Short Stories with an introduction by Margaret Atwood and a separate introduction by Robert Weaver. 436pp. Bright, clean interior with a sound binding. Minor wear to blue cloth boards. Dustjacket is similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 710g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. O... View more info

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Wee Macgreegor

By: BELL, J. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Moray Press: 1949

Edition: Later Ed

Seller ID: 040730


Later edition, 12mo, 184pp, colored frontis by Hassall. Hardcover in red cloth with dustjacket illustrated by Hassall. Book is tight and clean, cloth very bright. Dustjacket is clean with a brightly illustrated front panel. Small edge tears, 1" tear at top of spine on rear panel. Near Fine/VG+. Weight, 235g. View more info

Commentatio Historico Ivridica De Regali Monetae in Specie De Mitra Bicorni in Episcopis Germaniae Hvivs Regalis Criterio, Ex Rariori Qvodam Nvmmo Bracteato Ac Variis Diplomatibvs Illvstrata Cum Indice Necessario

By: BOSCRISII, Ioh. Henrici

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lipsiae [Liepzig], Apvd 10. Christianvm Langenhemivm: 1739

Seller ID: 036810


Pamphlet concerning currency in Germany under jurisdiction of the Bishops. Latin text. Size, 7"x8.25", 77pp, 3pp index. Doctoral dissertation. Unbound pamphlet with contemporary paper strip at spine. Corners a little curled otherwise clean, sound copy. View more info

Starting from the Castle Rock: Sketches of Old Historic Nottinghamshire

By: BOSWELL, William C.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Nottingham, Nottingham Journal: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041955


Black & white sketches by the author accompanied by his descriptions and observations of old Nottinghamshire. 67pp, illustrated by the author. Introduction by the Duke of Portland. Bright and clean with a sound binding. Unmarked. Weight, 90g. View more info

Versailles: 24 Vues Principales en Noir

By: BOURDIER, A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Versailles, Editions A. Bourdier:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 34672


Undated, circa 1910. French language text. large format, overall size 8.5"x11.5", 25 full-page images in black & white. Clear, sharp printed images with fine detail. Soft covers. A little wear to wraps, but inside is bright. clean and without defects. Solid VG. Weight, 360g. View more info

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Why Robinson Crusoe Got the Blues

By: BRYANT, Ed. E.; DAVID, Hubert W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence Wright Music: 1923

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 043207


Sheet music. 5pp + [2pp], illustrated cover. Small signature & date to top right margin. Small stain to top left corner, barely visible on the exterior. Weight, 40g. View more info

Take One for Murder [As Old as Cain]

By: CHABER, M. E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Mercury Publications: 1954

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 32384


Bestseller Mystery No. 202. 127pp. Interior pages are evenly browned, as usual. Binding is tight and square. Rear wrapper has a short margin tear at top [3/4"]. Front wrapper has a very light corner crease to the bottom. Orange wrappers are bright and clean. Binding is tight and square. Weight, 100g. View more info

1950 Supplement to the 1946-7-8 Chevrolet Passenger Car Shop Manual

By: CHEVROLET

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Oshawa, GM Motors of Canada: 1950

Seller ID: 4979


Stiff wrappers, 8.5'x11", 73pp, photo illustrated. Stapled Binding. A few ink marks on front, otherwise very clean and tight copy. VG, or better View more info

Canadian Illustrated News; February 3, 1872

By: DESANTI, Dominique

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, G. E. Desbarats: 1872

Edition: Vol 5, No 5

Seller ID: 048343


A Weekly Journal of Current Events, Literature, Science and Art, Agriculture and Mechanics, Fashion and Amusement'. Notable as the first newspaper in the world to publish printed photographs. pp65-80. Front page engraving of 'Pharaoh's Horses'. Plus, 1 double page engraving, 1 full page, four half-page, four one-quarter page, and two odd sizes. This issue in VG+ condition from a disbound volume. All pages connected but sewing marks down margin of spine. Attractive and sc... View more info

Canada 1936. The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

By: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Dominion Bureau of Statistics: 1936

Seller ID: 12136


Government of Canada Yearbook for 1936.196pp, illustrated, folding plate. Clean, tight copy. A very little wear to covers only. Good copy. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. View more info

From the Desk Of

By: DRUCKER, Hal and LERNER, Sid

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Harcourt Brace, San Diego (1989):

Seller ID: 2066


The Desks and surroundings of 43 of America's movers and shakers. 1st ed., 4to, 10.25"x10.25", 83pp, color photo illus. Fine/VG+ View more info

The Village Players Great Hucklow Present Twenty-Five Years of Play Producing 1927-1952

By: Du GARDE PEACH, L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Great Hucklow, Village Players: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06823


Story of a small village in Derbyshire, England that has a tradition of producing plays in their own, well-equipped Village Theatre. 96pp, plus 96pp of photographic plates in b&w. Book is very bright with firm binding and very clean boards. Dustjacket is uniformly browned with edge wear, margin tears, chips etc. View more info

Commentatio De Praecipvis Feminarvm in Germania Ivribvs

By: EMMINGHAVS, Theod. Georg. Gvil.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ienae, Svmtibvs Christ. Henr. Cvno: 1751

Seller ID: 036809


Pamphlet in Latin concerning the position of Women in Law, in Germany. Doctoral dissertation. Latin text, 6.5"x8", 38pp. Unbound with old marbelled paper strip at spine. Corners a little curled otherwise clean and sound copy. View more info

Nabokov: His Life in Part

By: FIELD, Andrew

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1977

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 06268


Biography of the celebrated Russian/American Author. 285pp. Book is very clean and fresh and binding is solid, virtually as new. Dustjacket is clean and bright with small edge wear, tears etc View more info

Patriots, Pistols and Petticoats

By: FRASER, Walter J.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Charleston County Bicentennial Committee: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25770


'The fascinating story of South Carolina's 'Poor Sinful Charles Town' and surrounding area during the American Revolution'. 164pp, photo illustrated.Bright, clean interior. Previous owner's rubber stamp to fpde otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Dustjacket has some edge wear, a small tape repair to bottom corner. Weight, 460g. View more info

Panic and Morale: Conference Transactions

By: GALDSTON, Iago

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, International Universities Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06144


Book is based upon the proceedings of a Conference on the Nature of Morale, held in 1954 under the auspices of the New York Academy of Medicine and the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.340pp. Book is very clean with firm binding. DJ has edge wear a tiny piece lost on top edge. View more info

'Friend and Lover': Thne Life of Louise Bryant

By: GARDNER, Virginia

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Horizon Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036118


Biography of Louise Bryant, reporter and Communist, immortalized along with her lover, John Reed, in the motion picture 'Reds'. 390pp, photo illustreated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket shows onl;y minor wear and is generally bright and clean. Weight, 782g. View more info

Small One

By: GAY, Zhenya

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1958:

Seller ID: 3950


Illustrated story of a cottontail rabbit called Small One. 1st printing, 4to, 8"x10", 16pp, illustrated. Hardcover in pink cloth with price-clipped dustjacket. Tight, clean copy. DJ has slight browning around edges. VG+/VG View more info