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Image for Shirley Temple; Little Playmate (No. 1730-A)

Shirley Temple; Little Playmate (No. 1730-A)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1936

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003891


Original soft cover with photo montage. First person text by eight-year-old Shirley, with several photos which include Mother, Father, Irvin Cobb, Gary Cooper, Jack Haley, and "Mary Lou", a current stand-in. Staples rusty, but no writing or other damage. All text and photos are complete and easily legible. 16 pp. including covers. View more info

Image for Shirley Temple; Through the Day (No. 1716)

Shirley Temple; Through the Day (No. 1716)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 003893


Original pictorial colour card covers. Some corner wrinkles and age toning. Text takes Shirley through a "typical" day, from her home to the studio, to lunch with Mother in her own four-room bungalow, a nap, "school" with her private teacher, then home, where she waits for Daddy to get home from his work at the bank. They play croquet before dinner, and after the meal there is always a story. In the summer, older brothers George and Jack are home from... View more info

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N Gauge Journal; Random Issues 1985-86

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, N Gauge Journal: 1986

Seller ID: 009048


Original stapled booklets in heavy red vinyl official N Gauge binder. Issues 2/85, 5/85, 6/85, 1/86, 2/86, 3/86, 4/86, 5/86, and 6/86 all complete. No marks or damage. See my other listings for more. View more info

Image for N Gauge Journal; Complete Run, 1987-88

N Gauge Journal; Complete Run, 1987-88

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England, N Gauge Journal: 1988

Seller ID: 009049


Original N Gauge Journal in heavy red official binder. Issues 1/87, 2/87, 3/87, 4/87, 5/87, 6/87, 1/88, 2/88, 3/88, 4/88, 5/88, and 6/88 complete. No marks or damage. See my other listings for more. View more info

Image for N Gauge Society Booklets; Synopsis, 1993; Handbook, Version 1:11, 94; Sections 1,2,3, 5, 7, and 10 Only.

N Gauge Society Booklets; Synopsis, 1993; Handbook, Version 1:11, 94; Sections 1,2,3, 5, 7, and 10 Only.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, N Gauge Society: 1994

Seller ID: 009051


Original N Gauge Society booklets in two-ring official red vinyl binder. Not complete. . No marks or damage. 1993 Synopsis (61 pp.), Handbook Intro and Contents, (15 pp.), Membership Listing, (51 pp.), Layout Design (14 pp.), Track Laying and Ballasting (15 pp.), Scenery (12 pp.), and Miscellaneous (7 pp.). Please see my other listings for more. View more info

Image for The Best of the Playboy Interview 1962-1992

The Best of the Playboy Interview 1962-1992

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Playboy Enterprises, Inc.: 1992

Edition: Special 30th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 009831


Thirty interviews from Playboy Magazine include Ayn Rand, Frank Sinatra, Walter Cronkite, and Marlon Brando as well as a couple recently in the news - Robin Williams and Bill Cosby. Foreword by Mike Wallace. 343 pp. View more info

Image for Bell's Standard Elocutionist; Principles and Exercises

Bell's Standard Elocutionist; Principles and Exercises

By: Bell, David Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1892

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 006678


Original green cloth backed in red leather on boards. Principles of Elocution, Miscellaneous Readings, Recitations, Dramatic Speeches and Soliloquies, Dialogues, and Humorous Recitations. 600 pp. including index. View more info

Image for Writing News for Broadcast; Second Edition, Fully Revised

Writing News for Broadcast; Second Edition, Fully Revised

By: Bliss, Edward, Jr. And Patterson, John M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Columbia University Press: 1978

Edition: Second Edition; Fully Revised

Seller ID: 004895


Original blue-grey cloth with blue spine titles on boards. Thumb-sized pink spot on cover. Different ISBN on back cover 0231017677. Exceptionally clean - unmarked and undamaged otherwise. Seems to have been not used. Includes a chapter on writing a TV documentary. 220 pp. including index. View more info

Cartoons By Chambers '66

By: Chambers., Bob

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, McCurdy Printing Co., Ltd.: 1966

Seller ID: 012494


Cartoons published during the last year in the Chronicle-Herald and Mail-Star. Chambers was born in Wolfville, N.S., in 1905. He sold his first cartoon to the Halifax Chronicle in 1923, and went off to New York where he enrolled in art classes and worked at Fables Pictures, where he illustrated Aesop's Fables. After two years with Terrytoons and illustrating book covers he returned to the Chronicle in 1932, only to be fired after the Liberals won the 1933 Provincial ele... View more info

Image for 2000 Movies; the 1950s

2000 Movies; the 1950s

By: Cross, Robin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Arlington House: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004710


Original dark grey paper boards backed in light grey cloth. 2000 illustrations with stars, director, studio, and a brief commentary of each film. 255 pp. View more info

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Music Hall Parade

By: Disher, M. Willson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1938

Edition: First Published 1938

Seller ID: 005904


Original bright maroon cloth on boards. Many illustrations with a few in colour. A delightful pictorial view of the British entertainment scene. 147 pp. No writing or damage. View more info

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How to Give Puppet Plays

By: Everson, Florence M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Beckley-Cardy Company: 1929

Seller ID: 006287


Original grey-green softcover booklet of 32 pp. Do not confuse with her larger volume from which this booklet was taken. This booklet shows how to make, dress, and wire puppets and how to stage puppet plays. Previous owner's name and merchant's small ink stamp are the only marks. View more info

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The Expo Celebration; The Official Retrospective Book

By: Expo Celebration Staff

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Vancouver, B.C., Whitecap Books, Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008920


Original black cloth on boards. Gift note. Inch tear to foot of DJ. Heavy book will need extra postage. 224 pp. View more info

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The As It Happens Files

By: Finlay, Mary Lou

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Alfred A. Knopf Canada: 2008

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 007326


Original bright red paper boards. Unclipped DJ. Anyone who listens to CBC Radio regularly will have heard As It Happens. Here is one of the most endearing staffers of that show, sharing some of the memorable characters its broadcasts have brought to light. Near fine. 282 pp. ISBN 978-0-307-39662-4. View more info

Image for "Dame Curtsey's" Book of Novel Entertainments for Every Day in  The Year

"Dame Curtsey's" Book of Novel Entertainments for Every Day in The Year

By: Glover, Ellye Howell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Goodchild: 1910

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 011919


Grey paper panels to red cloth boards. No writing or tears, but hinges and gutters show evidence of normal use. Plans for 12 months of the year, plus additional chapters for birthdays, church, club, weddings, toasts, and miscellaneous occasions. Corner tips worn. 269 pp. View more info

Image for My Father Owned a Circus

My Father Owned a Circus

By: Gollmar, Robert H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1965

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007505


Original grey cloth lettered in red on boards. Later to become a judge in Wisconsin, the author remembers the good old days of a travelling circus owned by his father and uncles early in the 20th Century. My favourite incidents were the tricks the elephants played. Previous owner's name. DJ front flap missing. 205 pp. View more info

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Buffalo Bill's Great Wild West Show

By: Havighurst, Walter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 010752


Pink cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ protected by mylar wrap. Library stamp. Nate Salsbury, partner, dies. Sitting Bull joins the show only nine years after Custer's death at Little Big Horn. Little Annie Oakley joins up. 183 pp. View more info

Image for Black Magic; A Pictorial History of Black Entertainers in America

Black Magic; A Pictorial History of Black Entertainers in America

By: Hughes Langston/ Meltzer, Milton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1967

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010998


Tan paper boards. Library card pocket and stamps. Still clean and bright. Dedicated to Langston Hughes, who died shortly before publication. Plastic wrapper over DJ. A large, heavy book which will need extra postage. 375 pp. View more info

Image for The Young and the Restless; Special Silver Anniversary Collector's Edition

The Young and the Restless; Special Silver Anniversary Collector's Edition

By: Irwin, Barbara and Cassata, Mary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA, General Publishing Group: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 007447


Original grey paper boards. Unclipped DJ. Chronicles 25 years of one of TV's longest-running soaps. Storyline, family trees, tour guide, a day in the life, cast, stars, awards. ISBN 1-57544-045-8. 304 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

By: Kael, Pauline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1968

Seller ID: 011560


Black cloth on boards. Plastic wrapper over DJ. Library cancellation. An informal history of more than 300 movies. No writing or underlining. News clippings laid in. 404 pp. View more info