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Image for Hitherto; A Story of Yesterdays

Hitherto; A Story of Yesterdays

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Loring: 1869

Seller ID: 000003

Condition: Good


First-person account which shows that "People who would tell of to-day should wait until it had become yesterday," a story by an old woman. Green cloth, shaken, cocked, 1-inch tear at head of cover spine, some gatherings glued. Front hinge showing thread, but still quite easily readable. View more info

Image for Columbia University; One Hundred and Ninety-First Annual Commencement (June 5, 1945)

Columbia University; One Hundred and Ninety-First Annual Commencement (June 5, 1945)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Columbia University: 1945

Seller ID: 004214

Condition: Very Good


Original white soft cover booklet of 73 pp. No writing or damage. Complete program lists recipients of degrees of various departments. Brief history of the university. View more info

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The Parliament Buildings; Ottawa, Canada

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, House of Commons, Canada:

Seller ID: 000043

Condition: Very Good


Colour pictorial boards, P.O.N., 64 pp. "A complete tour of the Parliament buildings, rich in the roots of Canadian history" by means of colour photographs of all buildings and grounds. Ca. 1981. View more info

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Our Katie

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., American Tract Society:

Seller ID: 000072

Condition: Fair


Faded maroon blind-stamped cloth of 32 pp. Waterstained upper right corners of two FFEP's. Two engravings. Half-inch break in front of spine. Endearing little booklet in quite enjoyable condition. View more info

Image for Fifty Years of Highlights with the Philadelphia Orchestra 1900-1950

Fifty Years of Highlights with the Philadelphia Orchestra 1900-1950

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Philadelphia Orchestra Association: 1950

Seller ID: 009965

Condition: Good to Very Good


Large format softcover with numerous portraits of orchestra personnel. Laid in are three programs from unrelated concerts. 64 pp. Lots of photographs of Eugene Ormandy, orchestra members, and stage setups. View more info

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The Larger Catechism of the Westminster Assembly with Proofs from the Scriptures

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Presbyterian Board of Publication:

Seller ID: 003182

Condition: Good Minus


Original black 1/4 leather on textured leather boards, with gilt lettering and banding on spine. Rubbing and breakage at top and bottom of spine edges. Back hinge strained. Rear free endpaper missing. Heavy foxing. Two pages have underlining. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper and title page. This book begins at page 167 and continues to page 375, so it is reasonable to assume there is another part to it, although it is not indicated on the title page. ... View more info

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The New Zippy Stories

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, Herald Pub.: 1942

Edition: Vol. 4, No. 7, Nov., 1942

Seller ID: 000134

Condition: Fair


Note the tiny missing corner, then bust a gut at the five stories in dated jargon, ads, and Pen Pals Heart Exchange. Back cover features ad for "The Woman Who Lived in Hitler's House" (A book). Someone could not resist lightly colouring in "Gay's" lingerie on p. 75. Warning: For military reasons, members of the Armed Forces are asked not to exchange letters with pen pals ! 96 pp. Will you look this good when you're 60 ? View more info

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FAG Ball Bearings/ FAG Roller Bearings; Catalogue 41 200 EC

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Stratford, ON, FAG Fischer Bearings Canada Ltd.: 1967

Edition: 1967 Edition

Seller ID: 010855

Condition: Good Plus


Red softcover. Service life. load capacity, clearances. Tables. Symbols. No writing. Lower cover corner tip missing. 307 pp. View more info

Image for Fighting Jets; America's Frontline Fliers

Fighting Jets; America's Frontline Fliers

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Beekman House: 1990

Seller ID: 000191

Condition: Very Good


Original glossy pictorial boards, excellent DJ. Photos in this volume tend to be larger-than-life, quite close. 96 large pp. View more info

The Dominion High School Arithmetic; Revised Edition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, W.J. Gage & Co. Limited: 1927

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 002627

Condition: Good


Original dark red cloth with black lettering on boards. Previous owner's name and related marginal notes. Authorized in Manitoba and B.C. Broad and thorough coverage of all related topics, including problems related to agriculture and home economics. Percentage with and without time, insurance, and investment are presented as well as metric measure of speed, distance, weight, etc. A handy reference with Answers. 321 pp. plus 16 pp. answers. View more info

The World Its Cities and Peoples (Vol. 3 only)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: 012136

Condition: Good Plus


Brown cloth on beveled boards. Drawings and descriptions of Jerusalem, Brussels and the cities of Belgium, Athens, Philadelphia, Moscow, Rome, Berlin, the cities of New Zealand, Geneva, Scandinavian Cities, and Florence. 20-30 pp. on each subject. Estimated date is 1890. Wear to bottom of front hinge. View more info

Image for Telephone Directory, Eastern New Brunswick; July, 1947

Telephone Directory, Eastern New Brunswick; July, 1947

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., New Brunswick Telephone Company, Limited: 1947

Seller ID: 007238

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original tan softcover. Listings for Chatham, Moncton, Sackville, Bathurst and surrounding areas. Includes listings of several smaller, independent exchanges such as Adamsville, Hillsboro, A.J. Nowlan, Paquetville, and Government Lines. Top corner deliberately removed from Sackville and subsequent pages since owner was a Sackville subscriber. Complete instructions are given for operating a crank-type (hand generator) telephone. 128 pp. plus Yellow Pages separately n... View more info

Image for Canada 1935; The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

Canada 1935; The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Dominion Bureau of Statistics: 1935

Seller ID: 000218

Condition: Very Good


Original paperback official publication. Full of photos, charts, and some foldout maps. Photos include Harvesting Hemp, Muskrat Farming in Ontario, First United Air Lines service from Seattle to Vancouver, and many more. Special recognition page with photo of King George V on his Silver Jubilee with message by the Governor General, Earl of Bessborough. 192 pp. Back cover lightly soiled. View more info

Image for Canada 1939; The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

Canada 1939; The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Dominion Bureau of Statistics: 1939

Seller ID: 000219

Condition: Very Good


Original, unmarked green soft cover official publication. Special foldouts on The Conversion of Wood-pulp into Cellophane and the Manufacture of Aircraft in Canada with appropriate B/W photos. Triptych foldout on International Bridges with shots of six. And more ! 176 pp. View more info

Image for Unpublished True Stories; from the Private Files of True Story Magazine

Unpublished True Stories; from the Private Files of True Story Magazine

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macfadden: 1939

Seller ID: 000222

Condition: Very Good Plus


Original paperback pulp of true-life stories, or at least so claimed. Could not be better condition. At the risk of shocking you, here are the stories:To Hold My Man; Leave Married Men Alone; My Strange Marriage; When a Girl Trusts a Stranger; Out of My Wife's Past; Tried to Be a Glamour Girl; Without a Husband; I Forgive- Would You?; My Daughter-in-Law's Secret; and I Told the World My Story. An example of how desparate readers were for material before TV ! 181 enti... View more info

Image for The Blue Book of New Brunswick Craftsmen and Handicrafts Shops

The Blue Book of New Brunswick Craftsmen and Handicrafts Shops

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., New Brunswick Industry and Development: 1957

Seller ID: 006311

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated soft cover brochure of 27 pp. Many b/w photos and drawings describe various types of handicrafts available across the province. View more info

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The Family Herald

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Biggs: 1848

Edition: Volume V(Partial)

Seller ID: 000255

Condition: Fair


Original fine tooled half-leather on marbled boards. Black cloth tape on both hinges. Last six weeks missing, but extant are issues from 8 May, 1847 through 18 March, 1848. 750 pp. Body is good, readable, unmarked and unclipped condition. Very small print. Would take the rest of the winter to read it. View more info

Image for Handlist of Books in the Library of the Bibliographical Society

Handlist of Books in the Library of the Bibliographical Society

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bibliographical Society: 1935

Seller ID: 008838

Condition: Very Good


Original grey paper boards backed in beige cloth. Small private library label - Donald C. Bain, No. B-16. No writing or damage. 67 pp. View more info

Image for The New Testament According to the Authorised Version

The New Testament According to the Authorised Version

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, United Society for Christian Literature:

Seller ID: 002206

Condition: Fine


Original blue cloth with pastedown insert on boards. Although the cover design is reminiscent of 1910, the book might be later. Since Copping's dates are 1863-1932, I favour the earlier dating. This book is flawless. 441 pp. View more info

Image for The Family Friend; Vol. XXI, New Series

The Family Friend; Vol. XXI, New Series

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, S.W. Partridge & Co.: 1890

Seller ID: 002384

Condition: Good


Original green cloth heavily decorated in black and lettered in gilt. Apparently a periodical issued monthly, but this volume without mastheads or single issue dates is adjudged to be a "yearly volume" for 1890 (Numbers 241 through 252). Stories, songs, and lovely engravings. Minor corner wear, repaired tear at foot of backstrip, and one strained gutter glued. 188 pp with index, plus ads.. View more info