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Avignon. Its Monuments, Its Gardens, Its Promenades and Its Surroundings: A Practical Guide


Price: $14.00

Publisher: Avignon, Hotel d'Europe:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 34661

Condition: Solid VG

Undated guide book, circa 1900-10. Size 5.5"x8.5", 40pp, two folding maps, photo illustrated. English language. Staples rusty, otherwise a good, solid VG. Unmarked. Weight, 75g View more info

Tracked Through the Wilds


Price: $7.95

Publisher: Toronto, Raphael Tuck & Sons: 1946

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 34864

Condition: VG

'Boys' and Girls' Fiction' with an Old West Theme. 12mo, 5.25"x7.5", 127pp, b&w illus. Hardcover with laminated color pictorial boards. Printed on inexpensive paper with brightly colored covers featuring an Indian sending smoke-signals and a man wearing a Coonskin cap. A little edge wear otherwise not bad for type. Scan available. VG View more info

Sugar and Spice


Price: $40.00

Publisher: London and New York, Ernest Nister:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054376

Condition: Good VG

Story of children involving Pets and Christmas. Color litho front cover illustration. 12 unnumbered pages : four full-page illustrations in color litho ; Patterened endpapers. 9.5 cm. OCLC. [Possibly one of four volumes in a Set - Issued as part of Dot's Christmas box]. Printed by nister at Nuremberg, Bavaria. Interior pages are Fine. Three owner's signatures to the front endpaper. First is dated Xmas, 1890 - this possible indicates that the books were published separately. Front and rear boards are a little age-soiled. Board edge show minor wear. Cloth spine sound, no wear. We use both th... View more info



Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ben's Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29245

Condition: About VG

Single, un-numbered issue of a magazine for adults featuring nude photographic studies of women, by a single, un-named photographer. Undated, circa mid 1960s. 44pp, b&w photography. Clean copy, unmarked and undamaged, with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 60g. View more info

In Memorium: James Lawrence Bates; Born, January 4, 1815 - Died, May2, 1890


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, Columbus, ND [1890]:

Seller ID: 3515

Memorial volume for the life of a prominent Columbus Judge in the 19th Century. 12mo, 5.5"x7.75", 110pp. Hardcover in black cloth with gilt titles to front. Cloth a little worn at extremities of spine and at corners. Binding tight and interior clean. Old Bates family signature and stamp to front endpapers. About VG View more info

The Cotage Hymn Book, Suitable Both for Public Worship and Private Use


Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 1223

Condition: Very Good

Tiny, leather-bound book containing 236 Psalms and Hymns, plus an Index of Subjects and an Index of First Lines. Unpaginated. Undated, but, there is a small, neat ink inscription to the ffep dated August 1844. It is possible that the rfep is missing! Binding is sound, pages white and unmarked, no foxing. Weight, 55g. View more info

Edmonton Amusement Guide; July 29-August 4, 1955


Price: $5.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Guide: 1955

Edition: Vol 5, No 47

Seller ID: 047698

Condition: VG+

Visitor's Guide to the City opf Edmonton! A free, weekly Guide - 'What's doin' this Week? What to See, What to Do! Includes, Movies, Sports, Dining, Racing, Dancing, Stage, Drive-Ins etc. Unfolds to 19" by 14", printed both sides, illustrated, adverts. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 13g. View more info

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Hopalong Cassidy Makes New Friends


Price: $8.00

Publisher: Kenosha, WI, Samuel Lowe: 1950

Seller ID: 4575

A Bonnie Book [no number]. 6.25'x7.75', 24pp. Illustrated in full-color by Nino Carbe. Printed, pictorial boards. red & silver foil on spine. Clean, tight copy. Front cover illus and internal illus are all very bright. Corners a little bumped, one m ore so. Foil is a little worn, only a tiny piece missing at top of spine. One principle defect; the last illustrated page in the book has been torn across the bottom [repaired with near-invisible acid-free, archival tape]. Overall appearance, VG, o r better. See scan. Weight, 100g. View more info

Deutsche Ueberseeische Bank 1886-1936


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Elsner: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06520

Condition: Good VG

Aus Anlass des Funfzigjahrigen Bestehens der Deutschen Ueberseeischen Bank Ihren Mitarbeitern und Freunden gewidmet, 2. Oktober, 1936. German language text throughout. 50th Anniversary account of a German Bank, one with strong South American contacts. 150pp, beige cloth, blindstamped seal, gilt lettering, illustrations, tables, map of South America. Very clean and tight, no foxing. View more info

A Form of Prayer and of Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the Protection Afforded to the King's Majesty During the Twenty-five Years of His Auspicious Reign


Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29723

Condition: VG

Prayer for use in the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in London, England, on Monday the sixth day of May, 1935, and in other churches in England. The occasion being a celebration of the twenty-fifth year of the reign of King George V. 8pp. Clean, unmarked copy, light central fold. Weight, 10g. View more info

The Perpetuity of the Faith of the Catholic Church on the Eucharist, with the Refutation of the Reply of a Calvanistic Minister.


Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, John Coyne: 1834

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 07051

Condition: G+

Translated from the French. 423pp. Binding is good, interior quite clean. Front endpaper has Circulating Library bookplate. Front hinge re-glued [?]. View more info

Home Handicrafts, Needlework and Repairs


Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Fleetway House:

Edition: Unstated

Seller ID: 07841

Condition: Near Fine

Volume 2 of the 'Household Reference Library' a British series published in the 1930's. This volume 'stands alone' and is complete in itself. 640pp, numerous illustrations. A large compendium of old info covering many 'period' crafts and hobbies. An absolute wealth of information! View more info

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Pictures for Laughing Eyes: Pictures, Poems, Stories and Sketches By Noted Authors and Artists


Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, W. B. Conkey: 1896

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 08096

Condition: Good, or Better

Late Victorian Children's Book. Cloth spine, stapled binding, thick card boards with colorful paper illustrations pasted on. Short stories, verses etc with numerous illustrations in blue ink with a color frontis and two color plates. Approx 98pp. Considerable edge wear to boards, covers scratched etc but still colorful. Rear cloth hinge weakening, damage to rear blank end-paper and minor defects here and there. In spite of this 'grim' description, still a useful copy with vast majority of internal pages clean and bright. Weight, 475g. View more info

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Dr. Kildare Annual


Price: $12.50

Publisher: Manchester, World Distributors Limited: 1963

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 08315

Condition: Good VG

British Annual featuring 4 stories presented in a comic-book format with colorful comic-strips and some additional text. Interior isvery bright and clean. A little gift inscription on front endpaper. Covers are clean and bright with no delamination. Considerably better than average copy in a good state of preservation. View more info

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Gluckliche Kinderzeit: Liebliche Bilder Aus Haus-und Kinderwelt


Price: $22.00

Publisher: Konstanz, Buch Und Kunstverlag Carl Hirsch:

Edition: Unstated

Seller ID: 08751

Condition: Very Good

German language Childrens book of verse and illustration. No publication data given but the book would date to c1900, i.e. late Victorian. Boards are of thick card witha color-litho illustration on the front cover. Unpaginated but approx 48pp. Interior is on inexpensive paper illustrated in b&w. Small gift inscription on title page. Interior remarkably good - clean and, for its type, almost as original. Color cover is attractive with small creases, nicks etc but quite acceptable overall. View more info

Old Bohemian and Moravian Jewish Cemeteries


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prague, Paseka: 1991

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 08843

ISBN: 80-85192-12-8

Condition: Fine

A photographic essay & record of Jewish cemeteries in Moravia and Bohemia [Czechoslovakia]. 174pp, profusely photo illustrated, rear endpaper map. A bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 938g. View more info

In the Olden Time


Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1895

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 08910

Condition: Good VG

Victorian fiction. story takes place in the Peasant war of 1524-5 in Germany. no author given. 348pp, no illustration. Front board has beautiful embossed design, gilt, on a Victorian Woman reading a book in a chair in a garden. Tight clean copy with attractive cover design. 1' horizontal strip cut from ffep at top. View more info

Exciting Experiences in the Japanese-Russian War


Price: $24.00

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 09240

Condition: G-VG

Saleman's sample 'dummy' book. Incomplete copy of book reducing its overall bulk for the convenience of door-to-door book salesmen. Wear to cloth boards. Hinges cracked but binding still solid. View more info

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How British Columbia has been misgoverned by the Oliver administration from 1916 to 1921


Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Publisher Not Shown: 1921

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 046958

Condition: VG+

Pamphlet published with minimal publication data. An anti-Liberal tract criticizing the Government of British Columbia led by Premier John Oliver [1856-1927], in the years 1916-1921. [5] p. ; 23 cm. OCLC Number: 858468241. Clean and unmarked. Paper browning somewhat. Weight, 10g. Lettermail qualifies. Very scarce. View more info

Australian Geographical Magazine Walkabout; December 1, 1948


Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian National Publicity Assoc.: 1948

Edition: Vol. 14, No. 14

Seller ID: 32683

Condition: VG or Better

Single Issue of the Australian Geographical Magazine 'Walkabout' , for May of 1948. 48pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Photo of Kangeroo on cover. Bright, clean and unmarked. Above average condition. Weight, 140g. View more info