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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 USD

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

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003891

Condition: Good Plus


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 USD

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

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 003893

Condition: Good Plus


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 university and military school, so they might invite Shirley for some football. 32 stapled pages. View more info

Image for N Gauge Journal; Random Issues 1985-86

N Gauge Journal; Random Issues 1985-86

By: N/A

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: England, N Gauge Journal: 1986

Seller ID: 009048

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

Publisher: England, N Gauge Journal: 1988

Seller ID: 009049

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

Publisher: England, N Gauge Society: 1994

Seller ID: 009051

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

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

Edition: Special 30th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 009831

ISBN: 0-87223-908-X

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1892

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 006678

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


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 Cartoons By Chambers '66

Cartoons By Chambers '66

By: Chambers., Bob

Price: $15.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 012494

Condition: Very Good


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 election. So, back to New York for six months until rehired at the Chronicle. He jumped to the rival Halifax Herald for better p... View more info

Image for 2000 Movies; the 1950s

2000 Movies; the 1950s

By: Cross, Robin

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Arlington House: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004710

ISBN: 0517679736

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

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

Edition: First Published 1938

Seller ID: 005904

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for The Expo Celebration; The Official Retrospective Book

The Expo Celebration; The Official Retrospective Book

By: Expo Celebration Staff

Price: $15.00 USD

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

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008920

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Alfred A. Knopf Canada: 2008

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 007326

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Goodchild: 1910

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 011919

Condition: Good Plus


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 USD

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

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007505

Condition: Very Good


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

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 USD

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1967

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010998

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


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 USD

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

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 007447

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1968

Seller ID: 011560

Condition: Good Plus


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

Image for The Game of Euchre; Including Treatises on French Euchre, Set-Back Euchre, Etc. And Progressive Euchre

The Game of Euchre; Including Treatises on French Euchre, Set-Back Euchre, Etc. And Progressive Euchre

By: Keller, John W.

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick A. Stokes: 1887

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005916

Condition: Good Plus


Original off-white illustrated paper boards backed in green cloth. Minor corner wear. No writing. 82 pp. View more info

Image for Dancing; All the Latest Steps

Dancing; All the Latest Steps

By: Lee, Betty

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Edward J. Clode, Inc.: 1927

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011468

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Tiny tear in spine (repaired) and abrasion to lower portion of front joint. Clean inside, with no writing. View more info

Image for Lenin Prize Winners; Soviet Stars; Masters of Stage and Screen

Lenin Prize Winners; Soviet Stars; Masters of Stage and Screen

By: Lipovsky, Alexander

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 010232

Condition: Very Good


White cloth with names in silver on boards. No writinig or damage. Portrayal of Lenin. Prize winners in Cinematography. Prize winners in Dramatic Art. Prizes for outstanding achievements in Ballet. Laid in is a colour photo card of Ozernaya landing stage, Leningrad. 368 pp. View more info