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Newspaper Makeup

By: ALLEN, John E.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1936

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 06519

Condition: Very Good

Book covers all aspects of newspaper layout including historical examples. 483pp, photo illustrated, newspaper examples. Tight clean copy. Old bookstore stamp on ffep. View more info

Front Page Challenge: History of a Television Legend

By: BARRIS, Alex & Ted

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Canada: 1999

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26972

ISBN: 0771576625

Condition: Fine

History of the long-running, Canadian television show, Front page Challenge. Signed, on the title page, by the author, and one of the original panelists, Alex Barris. 231pp, photo illustrated. Fine copy, about 'as new', in an unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 530g. View more info

The Life and Times of Los Angeles

By: BERGES, Marshall

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Atheneum, New York, 1984:

Seller ID: 366

History of a major American newspaper. 1st edition. 8vo, 304pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in red cloth, with dustjacket. Near F/VG View more info

Worth Repeating: A literary resurrection 1948-1994

By: BERTON, Pierre

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Doubleday Canada: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33718

ISBN: 038525721X

Condition: As New

'A collection of miscellany of many of Pierre Berton's most sparkling pieces brings back lost treasures from years as a journalist covering Canada and the world'. Foreword by Geoff Pevere. xvi, 301pp. An 'as new' copy bright, fresh, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 474g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Alarms and Diversions: The American Mind Through American Magazines 1900-1914

By: BLOOMFIELD, Maxwell H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Hague, Mouton & Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27100

Condition: About Fine

Book Interprets certain major aspects of American Life in the period 1900-1914, as recorded by contemporary journalists. 174pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is clean but with minor edge wear. Weight, 480g. View more info

Denny Boyd: In My Own Words

By: BOYD, Denny

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 08437

ISBN: 1-55045-428-4

Condition: Fine

Autobiography of one of Vancouver, B. C.'s best-loved newspaper columnists. Bold author's signature on ffep, otherwise unmarked. 198pp. About 'as new' copy. View more info

The Life and Death of the Press Barons

By: BRENDON, Piers

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15155

ISBN: 0-436-06811-7

Condition: Near Fine

Complete story of the Press Barons in Britain and in the U.S.A. - Northcliffe, Beaverbrook, Hearst, Pulitzer etc. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Minor corner bumps are only defect. Dustjacket has a little edge wear otherwise clean and bright. Weight, 670g. View more info

Column Trailer: Nineteen Hundred Forty

By: BROWN, Nancy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Detroit, Detroit News: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037078

Condition: Good VG

A miscellany, connected with the Experience column in the Detroit news edited by Nancy Brown (pseud. of Annie Louise Brown Leslie). 92pp. 1 illustration. 23.5 cm. Clean copy, inside and outside. Ink gift inscription to inside of front wrapper. Sound plastic binding, undamaged. Weight, 136g. View more info

Gems from Billy Browne's Little Red Book; Memorial Issue, 1951

By: BROWNE, Billy; CJOR Radio

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, CJOR Radio: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039117

Condition: Fine

Billy Browne, 1896-1951, was an early broadcaster on CJOR radio in Vancouver. He initiated a program calles 'Breakfast with Browne' that lasted 48 years and 4 generations of 'Browne's'. This booklet, published to memorialize his passing, contains a number of inspirational poems used by Billy Browne Sr. on his programs. Sponsored by the Western Mutual Benefit Association of Vancouver. [32pp], photo of Billy Browne to page 1. Bright, clean and unmarked witn a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 29g. lettermail rates apply. View more info

Peterborough Court: The Story of The Daily Telegraph


Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039018

Condition: VG+

A hundred years history of The Daily Telegraph, a major London newspaper. 225pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the clean and bright black cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is clean and complete except for a tiny piece lost at foot of spine. Weight, 456g. View more info

Off the Record: The Personal Reminiscences of Canada's First Woman Reporter

By: CASH, Gwen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Langley, B.C., Stagecoach: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036266

ISBN: 0889830169

Condition: About Fine

Memoirs of Canada's first woman reporter - 65 years in the trade! 8vo, 170pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in dark green cloth with dustjacket. Bookplate to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Weight, 400g. View more info

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CKNW Radio Advertising Blotter: February [1959?]


Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Westminster, BC, CKNW Radio: 1950s

Seller ID: 95403

Condition: VG+

Advertising blotter for Radio Station CKNW, New Westminster, 1230 on your dial. Undated, possibly 1959. Size - 14 by 8 cm. VG+, slight use [as a blotter], on back. View more info

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Thoughts That Inspire


Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Western Canada Radio News:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043919

Condition: Fine

Booklet of inspirational poems and thoughts compiled from a popular Radio Program broadcast over CKWX in Vanouver, BC. Undated - circa 1930s. The program was conducted by H. W. Reeder and his son, Herbert Reeder. 32pp, frontis portrait. Bright, clean and unmarked. Fine. Weight, 39g. View more info

My Northcliffe Diary


Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan Book Publishing: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28678

Condition: Near Fine

The editor of the London News Chronicle details his dealings and working relationship with the celebrated newspaper magnate, Viscount Northcliffe, Alfred Charles William Harmsworth. 301pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in tan cloth, with dustjacket. Book is near Fine - bright and clean with a tight, square binding and no wear to cloth. Ink name/date to ffep. Unclipped dustjacket is Good, with tape repairs to some edges, still looking quite good. Weight, 662g. View more info

The Scented Brawl: Selected Articles & Interviews

By: COLEMAN, Terry

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Elm Tree Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10705

ISBN: 0-241-10042-9

Condition: Near Fine

A collection of articles and interviews by Coleman originally seen in 'The Guardian' and the 'Daily Mail'. 191pp. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. dustjacket is clean and bright with a small price clip. View more info

'Stroller' White: Tales of a Klondike Newsman

By: DeARMOND, R. N. - Compiler

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver, Mitchell Press Limited: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14590

Condition: Near Fine

Lively anecdotes of the Klondike and Alaska told by a writer who was part of the great Gold Rush. 182pp. Bright, clean copy. Gift inscription tothe ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacke is somewhat rubbed but shows only very minor edge wear. 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 450g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per ... View more info

The Atlantic Monthly and Its Makers


Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09223

Condition: VG+

Story of the Atlantic Monthly magazine and its editors. 106pp, illustrated. Very clean, tight copy with firm binding. owner's marks to ffep. View more info

Dafoe of the Free Press

By: DONNELLY, Murray

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039942

Condition: About Fine

Story of Canadian Journalist John W. Dafoe, who became editor of the Winnipeg Free Press and who excersied considerable influence on the Canadian scene. 207pp. Book is bright, clean and crisp. Price-clipped dustjacket is bright and clean but with some minor edge wear. Weight, 497g. View more info

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A Passionate Pen: The Life and Times of Faith Fenton

By: DOWNIE, Jill

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 10492

ISBN: 0-00-255405-4

Condition: Fine

Life of Canadian feminist Alice Freeman who worked as a journalist under the pen-name Faith Fenton. 337pp, photo illustrated. Near new copy, bright and fresh. Weight, 736g. View more info

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With Every Mistake

By: DYER, Gwynne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Mississauga, ON, Canada, Random House of Canada, Limited: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 043114

ISBN: 0679314024

Condition: As New

Compilation of author's previously published columns, 2001-2004. The world's evolutions and revolutions through a Canadian's eyes. xx, 405 p. ; 22 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Virtually 'as new'. Weight, 600g. View more info