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Image for Phrenology Head / Bust (with L N Fowler Quote on Rear )

Phrenology Head / Bust (with L N Fowler Quote on Rear )

By: Fowler, L N ( Lorenzo Niles )

Price: $65.93

Publisher: USA, No Place (likely USA): No Publisher, NO DATE (likely 1990's), 1st Edition Thus: 1995

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164271

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------phrenology head / bust, about 10h x 5w inches, a Near Fine example, not sure what it's made of, crackling/crazing overall but that might be the way this was issued, L N Fowler quote on rear, a nice addition to any library, really quite funky, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for How to Survive the H Bomb -and Why ---by Pat Frank

How to Survive the H Bomb -and Why ---by Pat Frank

By: Frank, Pat

Price: $197.93

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / NY, New York, Philadelphia, PA / N.Y. / New York: J B Lippincott, 1962, 1st edition, First Printing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 134704

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy with light wear to the boards and corners, in a Good chipped and torn but generally intact price clipped dustjacket, "Thermonuclear warfare and its consequences have been a primary concern of Pat Frank's ever since he wrote Mr Adam--- Here he presents the essence of his 16 years of thought and research on how to face such a disaster ---and what our Civil Defense and other government agencies are doing to help us---", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.. View more info

Image for Einstein for the 21st Century: His Legacy in Science, Art, and Modern Culture / Princeton University Press ( Albert Einstein )

Einstein for the 21st Century: His Legacy in Science, Art, and Modern Culture / Princeton University Press ( Albert Einstein )

By: Galison, Peter; Gerald Holton; Silvan S Schweber (eds.)Lorraine Daston; Hanoch Gutfreund; Yehuda Elkana; Lisa Randall; David Gross; A Douglas Stone; Jurg Frohlich; Jurgen Renn; Dudley Herschbach; Michael L Friedman; E L Doctorow ( Albert Einstein related)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton, NJ / Oxford, UK: Princeton University Press, 2008 1st Edition, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156631

ISBN: 0691135207

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, short crease on front flap, 363 pages, colour images and illustrations, ---"More than fifty years after his death, Albert Einstein's vital engagement with the world continues to inspire others, spurring conversations, projects, and research, in the sciences as well as the humanities. Einstein for the 21st Century shows us why he remains a figure of fascination. ---In this wide-ranging collection, eminent artists, historians, scientists, and social scientists describe Einstein's influence on their work, and consider his rel... View more info

Image for An Illustrated Collection of the Coats of Arms of Maltese Families ( Stemmi Maltesi )( Malta History / inc. The Basic Rules of Blazon; Marshalling of Arms; Bibliography; Coats of Arms [in colour]; Index; Introduction )

An Illustrated Collection of the Coats of Arms of Maltese Families ( Stemmi Maltesi )( Malta History / inc. The Basic Rules of Blazon; Marshalling of Arms; Bibliography; Coats of Arms [in colour]; Index; Introduction )

By: Gauci, Charles A ( C A )

Price: $197.93

Publisher: Malta, Marsa, Malta: Publishers Enterprises Group ( PEG ), 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164737

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine slightly rippled dustjacket, looks new, 214 pages, colour and b&w throughout, the majority of the coats of arms (if not all ) are in colour, scarce in the hardcover 1st edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Dee Wildfowler:  The Last Professional ---a Lifetime of Recollections By Harold Gill of Parkgate 1883 - 1961 ( The River Dee )

Dee Wildfowler: The Last Professional ---a Lifetime of Recollections By Harold Gill of Parkgate 1883 - 1961 ( The River Dee )

By: Gill, Harold, Recorded and Edited By Leslie Brockbank

Price: $19.73

Publisher: England, Wirral, UK: Leslie Brockbank, 1982, 1st edition, First Printing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 136066

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy, 71 pages, b&w photos, punt gunning and wildfowling in the Dee estuary , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Crossroads in Time - A Pictorial History of Tavistock, 1890 - 1920 - Lemp Studio Collection, Published by Rotary Club of Tavistock on Occasion of Their 50th Anniversary & in Commemoration of 150th Anniversary of Founding of Tavistock ( Ontario )

Crossroads in Time - A Pictorial History of Tavistock, 1890 - 1920 - Lemp Studio Collection, Published by Rotary Club of Tavistock on Occasion of Their 50th Anniversary & in Commemoration of 150th Anniversary of Founding of Tavistock ( Ontario )

By: Gladding, William J / The Lemp Studio Collection, Tavistock, Ontario, Canada ( The Rotary Club of Tavistock )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Ontario, Tavistock, ON: The Rotary Club of Tavistock ( Ampersand Printing, Guelph, ON.), 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155110

ISBN: 0968383807

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 12.25 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, 184 pages, b&w photographs, ---"More than 100 years after the first photographers stepped into the Huron Tract to record the daily activities of our forefathers, the Lemp Studio Collection was born to preserve the precious glass negatives of Tavistock's early cameramen. ---Rescued from the Lemp Studio in 1977, the collection of nearly 4,000 glass negatives has since been catalogued and researched with the help of many interested citizens. ---The late Carl Seltzer first became aware of the extensive collection stored in the... View more info

STEINWAY: From Glory to Controversy - The Family - The Business - The Pianos

By: Goldenberg, Susan / Steinway Pianos

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Oakville, Ontario, Oakville, ON: Mosaic Press, 1996, 1st edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151962

ISBN: 0889626073

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy with a wee bit of light rubbing, 253 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Breakfast at the Exit Cafe: Travels Through America -by Wayne Grady and Merilyn Simonds (signed by both)

By: Grady, Wayne and Merilyn Simonds (signed by both)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia / Toronto, Ontario, Vancouver, BC / Toronto, ON: Greystone Press, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152377

ISBN: 1553655222

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 316 pages, signed without inscription by both authors, ---"Put two writers in a car for a couple of months and what do you get? Breakfast at the Exit Café, the story of a trip around the rim of America, against the tide of history and literature, on roads travelled by Steinbeck, Kerouac, Trollope, and Simone de Beauvoir. ---Part travelogue, part exploration-a road trip into the reality behind the cultural myth that is America. --Breakfast at the Exit Cafe begins as a personal story-told in alternating voices by two travel... View more info

Image for Cannabis Now -by JDP Graham ( Professor James David Provins Graham )( Marijuana / Marihuana / THC )

Cannabis Now -by JDP Graham ( Professor James David Provins Graham )( Marijuana / Marihuana / THC )

By: Graham JDP ( J D P / Professor James David Provins )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: England, UK: HM & M Publishers, 1977, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163767

ISBN: 0856020672

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------paperback, about 5w x 8h inches, a solid Very Good+ example, some light rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, 122 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Speer Manual for Reloading Ammunition Number 6 - Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun (inc. Handloading; Cartridge Cases; Shotshell; Cases - Primers - Bullets - Powders; etc)( Volume Six )

Speer Manual for Reloading Ammunition Number 6 - Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun (inc. Handloading; Cartridge Cases; Shotshell; Cases - Primers - Bullets - Powders; etc)( Volume Six )

By: Grennell, Dean A (intro); B E Hodgdon; Warren Page; Bob Steindler; Major George Nonte; Jack O'Connor; Pete Brown; Kent Bellah; Francis Sell / Spper Manual Staff

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Idaho, Lewiston, ID: Speer Incorporated, 1965, 1st Edition, 3rd Printing: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161450

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, coil bound, about 6w x 8h inches, a solid Very Good+ example, 333 pages, b&w illustrations, some ink notes but nothing too serious, tab indexed for easy use, laid into this copy is a 4 page (one sheet folded to make 4 pages ) Speer advertisement/brochure, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic image View more info

Image for Dinosaur Country:  Unearthing the Alberta Badlands -by Renie Gross -a Signed Copy ( Red Deer River Valley; Paleontology; Cretaceous Period )( Drumheller / Royal Tyrrell Museum / Joseph Tyrrell related )

Dinosaur Country: Unearthing the Alberta Badlands -by Renie Gross -a Signed Copy ( Red Deer River Valley; Paleontology; Cretaceous Period )( Drumheller / Royal Tyrrell Museum / Joseph Tyrrell related )

By: Gross, Renie (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Alberta, Wardlow, AB: Badlands Books, 1998, 2nd Edition, 1st Revised and Enlarged Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 163477

ISBN: 096833850X

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------softcover, about 6w x 9h inches, a Near Fine example, looks new, signed by the author " Greetings and best wishes from Albeta Renie Gross", 243 pages, b&w photos, ---"One of the world's great dinosaur burial grounds is found in the badlands of the Red Deer River valley in southern Alberta. The skeletons of these fascinating beasts have travelled far from this remote spot to take up residence in renowned collections: American Museum of Natural History, New York; Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto; Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago; Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa are ... View more info

The Highlands of Bavaria with Salzburg and the Adjacent Parts of the Tyrol, with Views, a Map of the Environs, a Plan of the City and a Large Tourists Map -by Dr Theodore Gsell Fels / Bruckmann's Illustrated Guides ---a signed copy with poem by author

By: Gsell Fels, Dr. ( Theodore ) (signed and inscribed) / Bruckmann's Illustrated Guides

Price: $131.93

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Munich, Germany: A Bruckmann / Bruckmann's Illustrated Guides , 1895, 1st edition, First Printing: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153368

Condition: Good (see description)


----------small hardcover / limp boards in black/dark brown cloth, text is in English, a solid Good copy, browning to the paper, some tears to some pages, some chipping to edges of preliminary pages, a bit of looseness on a few pages at the gutter, a few small tears on the maps, large map tucked under band on verso of rear board ( Touristekarte der Bayerischen Alpen mit Nordtyrol u. Salzburg ), city map of Munich tipped on front endpaper, a smaller map is tipped in at the appropriate spot in the text, ---on the verso of the title page, the author has written: " When with this little book... View more info

Image for Hirosimas Dienasgramata ( Latvian Edition )( Hiroshima Diary )

Hirosimas Dienasgramata ( Latvian Edition )( Hiroshima Diary )

By: Hacija, Dr Micihiko ( Michihiko Hachiya ) with Dr Vorners Velss ( Warner Wells )

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Denmark, Kopenhagena ( Copenhagen ): Imanta , 1957, 1st Latvian Edition, First Printing: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144435

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a solid Very Good dustjacket with a bit of light wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Muzzleloading Hunter: A Complete Guide for the Black Podwer Sportsman -by Rick Hacker ( Muzzle-loading / Loader )

The Muzzleloading Hunter: A Complete Guide for the Black Podwer Sportsman -by Rick Hacker ( Muzzle-loading / Loader )

By: Hacker, Rick

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK.: Winchester Press, 1981, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155973

ISBN: 0876913540

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.5 x 9.25 inches, a near Fine copy in an attractive Very Good dustjacket with some browning to the spine, 283 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for You are Here:  Around the World in 92 Minutes -by Chris Hadfield - Signed By the Canadian Astronaut ( Commander of the International Space Station )( Ninety-Two )

You are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes -by Chris Hadfield - Signed By the Canadian Astronaut ( Commander of the International Space Station )( Ninety-Two )

By: Hadfield, Chris (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House Canada, 2014, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 163788

ISBN: 0345814940

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, would make a great gift for a Chris Hadfield fan, signed without inscription by the world (and out-of-this-world ) famous astronaut, ---"In You Are Here, astronaut Chris Hadfield creates a surprisingly intimate and compelling visual essay about the planet we live on, choosing the best from the thousands of photos he took on the International Space Station. Chris Hadfield's new book shows us our home--our city, country, continent, our whole planet--from a unique perspective. The million... View more info

Image for An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth -by Chris Hadfield - Signed By the Canadian Astronaut ( Commander of the International Space Station )

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth -by Chris Hadfield - Signed By the Canadian Astronaut ( Commander of the International Space Station )

By: Hadfield, Chris (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House Canada, 2013, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 164183

ISBN: 0345812700

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, would make a great gift for a Chris Hadfield fan, signed and inscribed by the world (and out-of-this-world ) famous astronaut "To Ingrid Chris Hadfield", ---"As Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield captivated the world with stunning photos and commentary from space. Now, in his first book, Chris offers readers extraordinary stories from his life as an astronaut, and shows how to make the impossible a reality. Chris Hadfield decided to become an astronaut... View more info

Budweiser Budvar - Discover the Original 1895 - 1995 ( Budweiser Czech Republic 100 Year Anniversary )( Beer )

By: Hajn, Ivo; Introduction By Jiri Bocek / Budweiser Beer

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Europe, Svoboda ( Czech Republic ): Budweiser / Budejovicky Budvar, 1995, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152976

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a chipped and torn but attractive Good dustjacket, 102 pages, colour and b&w photos throughout, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, chapters include: Back into the History of Brewing the Beer in Ceske Budejovice; In the Times of Old Austria; From one war to another; From the war to February; With the socialist song at the lips; Into another Thousand Years; David and Goliath; Before we take the first sip; Budvar and gastronomy; Czech distributors; Foreign Distributors; People and Numbers; Managers; Brewers; List of Employees of the brewery to ja... View more info

Image for DEAD LUCKY:  Life After Death on Mount Everest -by Lincoln Hall -a Signed Copy ( Mountain Climbing / Climber )

DEAD LUCKY: Life After Death on Mount Everest -by Lincoln Hall -a Signed Copy ( Mountain Climbing / Climber )

By: Hall, Lincoln (signed); Foreword By Lachlan Murdoch

Price: $59.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Jeremy P Tarcher / Penguin, 2007, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 158108

ISBN: 1585426466

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks close to new, signed without inscription by Lincoln Hall, ---"Lincoln Hall likes to say that on the evening of May 25, 2006, he died on Everest. Indeed, Hall attempted to climb the mountain during a deadly season in which eleven people perished. And he was, in fact, pronounced dead, after collapsing from altitude sickness. Two Sherpas spent hours trying to revive him, but as darkness fell, word came via radio from the expedition's leader that they should descend in order to save themselves. Th... View more info

Image for Love Affair with a Cougar -by Lyn Hancock -a Signed Copy

Love Affair with a Cougar -by Lyn Hancock -a Signed Copy

By: Hancock, Lyn (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON / Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday Canada, 1978, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157738

ISBN: 0385141122

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with some foxing to the upper edge of the textblock, in an attractive Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket with a bit of very light rubbing to the predominately white jacket, signed by LYN HANCOCK without inscription, 252 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for BOTANICA North America:  The Illustrated Guide to Our Native Plants, Their Botany, and the Way They Have Shaped Our World -by Marjorie Harris ( North American / USA / Canada Flora )

BOTANICA North America: The Illustrated Guide to Our Native Plants, Their Botany, and the Way They Have Shaped Our World -by Marjorie Harris ( North American / USA / Canada Flora )

By: Harris, Marjorie

Price: $22.37

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: HarperResource / Harper Resource ( HarperCollins / Harper Collins ), 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159517

ISBN: 0062702319

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.5w x 11h inches, overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, a solid Good exlibrary copy, usual library marks and stamps, still a solid copy, in an attractive Good or better dustjacket, library sticker on spine and rear panel of jacket, jacket flaps have been attached to the verso of the covers, 665 pages, packed with colour photos, sections include: The Eastern Forests; Swamps and Wetlands; Florida; The Boreal Forest' The Prairie; The Desert; California; Montane; The Tall Trees; The Tundra; The Three Sisters - agri... View more info