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Interim Report of the Air Mails Committee

By: AIR MAILS COMMITTEE

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationary Office: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19963

Condition: Very Good


Early British Government report on Imperial Air Mail services. 23pp, figures. Clean copy with a little top edge wear and a light, vertical fold to centre. Weight, 30g. Ships at cost via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Postcard Collector: Lot of 12 Issues, 1985

By: ALLMEN, Diane - Editor

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publications: 1985

Edition: Vol 3, Nos 1-12

Seller ID: 041097

Condition: Good VG


Lot of 12 different, consecutive issues of a montly magazine for Postcard Colectors comprising all 12 issues of the 3rd volume, 1985. Each issue consists of from 64pp to 80pp, profusely illustrated. Clean, average or better copies. Address labels to front. Total weight, 1.125kg. View more info

Postcard Collector: Lot of 9 Issues, 1983-1998

By: ALLMEN, Diane - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publications: 1983

Seller ID: 041098

Condition: Good VG & Better


Lot of 9 different issues of a montly magazine for Postcard Colectors. Consist of 10 issues - Vol 1 No 2; Vol 2 No 4; Vol 3, Nos 2 &3; Vol 4, No2 2 & 9; Vol 6 Nos 2 & 5; Vol 16 No 1. Each issue consists of from 56pp to 128pp, profusely illustrated. Clean, average or better copies. Address labels to fronts of some. Total weight, 1.104kg. View more info

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Post Card Collectors' Bulletin; Lot of Two Issues

By: ALLMEN, Diane - Editor

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Erbon Publishing: 1983

Seller ID: 043515

Condition: Fine


Lot of two issues of the Post Card Collectors' Bulletin - Vol 1, No 3 [July-August 1983], and, Vol 1, No 4 [Sept-Oct 1983]. 32pp + 16pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean copies. Address labels to rear wrapper. Three-holed punched at spine by publisher. Weight, 190g. View more info

Atwood's catalogue of United States and Canadian transportation Tokens: Third Edition of 1970 Plus the 1977 Supplement

By: AMERICAN VECTURIST ASSOCIATION

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, American Vecturist Association: 1970

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 040565

Condition: VG+


Describes in detail, and gives the approximate market value, of every known transportation token issued in the United States of America, U.S. possessions, and Canada, up to January, 1970. The separate Supplement adds issues from January 1970 to January 1977. Two volumes - 731pp + 244pp, profusely illustrated. A bright, clean, unmarked set. Tight, square binding. Main volume shows slight wear to the orange cloth; Supplemet shows no wear at all. Heavy set weighing, 1.808k... View more info

Cornucopiae; Volume 2

By: ANCIENT COIN SOCIETY, The

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Ancient Coin Society: 1974

Edition: Tomus II, Liber I

Seller ID: 054245

Condition: Fine


Single Issue of a periodical for Ancient Coins. This scarce, slim issue features an article on 'The Collecting of Constantinian Bronze' by Professor C. R. Thayer. 16pp, illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Ships via Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Greetings From Canada: An Album of Unique Canadian Postcards from the Edwardian Era 1900-1916

By: ANDERSON, Allan and TOMLINSON, Betty

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1978

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition

Seller ID: 28792

ISBN: 0770517218

Condition: About Very Good


Postcards showing Canada during the Edwardian period, 1900-1916. 188pp, photo illustrated. Internally clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Wrappers a little worn at edges, but clean and unmarked.Weight, 760g. View more info

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The Big Art Revolution in China

By: ANON

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Beijing, Publisher Unknown: 1972

Edition: First [assumed]

Seller ID: 18013

Condition: Near Fine


Book of high quality illustrations of classic Chinese art and artifacts. Chinese language text only, including titles [roughly translated above]. 152pp, profusely illustrated with very high quality plates and b&w and in color [tipped-in]. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Very sound binding. No wear to cloth boards with are in a protective plastic cover [original to publication?]. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive... View more info

1910 Year Date, Antique Postcard

By: ANON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: N/a: 1910

Seller ID: 22150

Condition: About Fine


This Lot is an attractive lithographed color and embossed year-date postcard for 1910. No publisher given, but published for the U. S. market in Saxony. The image features white flowers, the legend 'Wishing You a Happy New Year', and the date, 1910, in oriental stle numerals. Images and info on request. Postally unused and unmarked. View more info

Numismatic Literature: Lot of 19 Monthy Issues and Two Indeces, 1962-1966

By: ANS

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, American Numismatic Society: 1962

Edition: No. 59-77, Inclusive

Seller ID: 33297

Condition: VG, or Better


Consecutive run of issues from No. 59 [April, 1962] to No. 77 [October, 1966], plus two indeces for issues N0. 58-65, and No. 66-73. Clean copies with sound, stapled bindings. Lot weighs 2.35kg [5lb 3oz]. View more info

Postcard Collector: 1996 Annual

By: ANTIQUE TRADER

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Dubuque, Antique Trader Publications: 1996

Edition: 1996 Annual

Seller ID: 20013

Condition: About Fine


Fifth annual edition of a magazine for Postcard Collectors. 90pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 230g. 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 g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific... View more info

The Antiques Roadshow: A Celebration of the First 21 Years

By: ANTIQUES ROAD SHOW

Price: $17.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Mitchell Beazley: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042951

ISBN: 1840000724

Condition: As New


Retrospective account of the populat BBC Television program, The Antiques Roadshow, on the ocassion of its 21st anniversary. 151 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket, about 'as new'. Weight, 936g. View more info

Empire Style, 1804-1815

By: APRA, Nietta

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Orbis Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 041870

ISBN: 0856131261

Condition: About Fine


A volume in the 'Orbis Connoisseur's Library'. Features the Empire Style from the Napoleonic period in France, 1804-1815. 64pp, profusely photo illustrated in color, plus diagrams in b&w. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is bright and clean but with moderate top-edge wear. Weight, 586g. View more info

The Coinage of Roman Britain

By: ASKEW, Gilbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, B. A. Seaby Ltd.: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 038561

Condition: Fine


'A history and catalogue of Roman coins that particularly refer to the campaigns fought in Britain, and of the coins that were struck when the country was a Roman province'. 94pp, illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Somewhat sun-faded spine. Weight, 282g. View more info

The Vancouver Journal: A Book of Days

By: ATKIN, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Whitecap Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19346

ISBN: 155110251X

Condition: Fine


Undated, daily journal, profusely illustrated with Vancouver memorabilia from the collection of Al Reilly. Unpaginated, illustrated in color. Mint copy, 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 560g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates... View more info

Dauernder Als Erz: Das Menschenbild Auf Munzen Und Medaillen Von Der Antike Bis Zur Renaissance

By: BABELON, Jean

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Wein, Verlag von Anton Schroll & Co.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29160

Condition: Near Fine


Superb black & white photographs of the portraiture found on ancient and medieval coins and medals. German language text. 38pp text, 167 photo plates, mostly full page. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Attractive, b&w dustjacket has edge wear, tiny chips and two small tape repairs, but is still quite presentable. Weight, 1kg before packing. View more info

Collecting Cigarette Cards and Other Trade Issues

By: BAGNALL, Dorothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Somerset, UK, London Cigarette Card Co. Ltd.: 1978

Edition: Later Reprint

Seller ID: 26487

Condition: VG+


British guide to collecting cigarette cards and other types of trade cards. 111pp, illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. 'As new' except for a little light rubbing to wraps. Weight, 170g. View more info

Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World

By: BAILLIE, G. H.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, N. A. G. Press: 1974

Edition: Third Edition, Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 050469

Condition: Near Fine


Containing over 36,000 entries, this reference book documents watchmakers and clockmakers throughout the world, from the earliest records of the 14th century to 1825. Localities and dates are given in each case, together with work in museums and collections and historical notes. First published in 1929. xxxiii, 388 pages : maps ; 23 cm. Book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a very small name/date to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Price-cli... View more info

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Visions of the West: The Corporate Art Collections of Torch Energy Advisors Incorporated and Gulf Canada Resources Limited

By: BALDRIDGE, melissa - Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Layton, Utah, U.S.A., Gibbs Smith: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045875

ISBN: 0879058544

Condition: Fine


Art and artifacts from the private collections of J.P. Bryan, Torch Energy Advisors Incorporated, and others. xiv, 320 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm. With an introduction by Patricia Nelson Limerick. Bright, clean and unmarked , still quite 'fresh'. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy to ship weighing 2.045kg. View more info

The Canadian Paper Money Journal: January, 1990

By: BANNING, Dr. E. B. - Editor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: West Hill, ON, Canadian Paper Money Society: 1990

Edition: Vol 26, No 1

Seller ID: 049716

Condition: VG


Articles on Canadian Paper Money. Society notes and news. This issue features four articles on paper currency. 28pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound stapled binding. Faint price mark to front wrapper along withg a ouple of ink notes. Weight, 70g. Lettermail may apply. View more info