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Adventures in kinship with all life
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Adventures in kinship with all life

By Boone, J. Allen

USA: Tree of Life Publications. Paperback. 0930852087 128 pages. "Contains heartwarming, inspiring, true stories of the amazing power of extra-sensory perception in aminals. Also deals with the bond of trust that can exist between people and animals of all kinds and a new and wonderful world of silent communication." - back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1990. Reprint.

$69.95

Weekend Magazine, December (Dec.) 3, 1966, Vol. 16, No. 49: When Miss Canada Was Pure, Plump and Proud / John Lennon Goes to War
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Weekend Magazine, December (Dec.) 3, 1966, Vol. 16, No. 49: When Miss Canada Was Pure, Plump and Proud / John Lennon Goes to War

By Klyn, Doyle; Harrington, Michael Francis; O'Brien, Andy; Burns, Lt.-Gen. E.L. M.Scarlett, Robert W.; Smith, Philip; Oliver, Margo; Franklin, Stephen; McCracken, Melinda

Victoria, BC: Victoria Daily Times. Paperback. 64 pages. Features: The U.S.S.R. and I - colour-photo-illustrated article describes what it's like to be a tourist in the Soviet Union; Fantastic one-page colour-photo ad for the 1967 Dodge Dart, red - convertible and black hardtop; When the Cable Came to Heart's Content - one hundred years ago the ship 'Great Eastern' linked Newfoundland with Europe; Snow Cruiser snowmobile half-page colour-photo ad; Let's Give The All Assists - a discussion of how assists are awarded in the NHL; Nice one-page colour-photo ad for the line of C.C.M. sports products; Lt.-Gen. E.L.M. Burns discusses what hope he sees for peace in the nuclear age; Vintage one-page colour toy ad for Eldon Road Racing Sets and new Eldon Tinyrooms; Centrefold colour ad for Parker Pens; My Pet Tarantula - Robert Scarlett describes his pet, one of 2,500 insects, butterflies and spiders in his collection; Safe Driving Week - A Sad Report on how Canadian motorists die; Great one-page colour-photo ad for Aylmer Soup features two photos of Phyllis Diller; How to Build a Candy House; Nice photo-illustrated article on Brampton radio station CHIC's all-girl team of disk jockeys, Jan Campbell, Marilyn Macdonnell, Penny Machtell and Febby Barnard; (Toy) Dolls Come Alive with Personality; Great photo-illustrated article on Beatle John Lennon going to war as Gripweed in making of the film 'How I Won The War'. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1966. First Edition.

$199.95

Lot of Ephemera from Jesse Berry and His Beery School of Horsemanship
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Lot of Ephemera from Jesse Berry and His Beery School of Horsemanship

By Beery, Jesse

Pleasant Hill, Ohio: The Beery School of Horsemanship. Loose Leaf. Eight pieces of miscellaneous mail-order literature from this prominent horse-training authority. Circa 1945. . Very Good. 1945. First Edition.

$49.95

The Challenge: Breeding Championship Budgerigars
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The Challenge: Breeding Championship Budgerigars

By Binks, Gerald S.

Great Britain: Osprey International. Hardcover. 0953154602 236 pages. Signed by author upon title page. Also signed and inscribed by author upon first blank leaf. "The Complete International Budgerigar Breeders Handbook dealing with every aspect of the challenge faced by those with an ultimate ambition to win Best-In-Show at major championships around the world." - subtitle. Includes index. Printed upon glossy stock. Many colour photos. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A special copy of this wonderful reference. . Very Good. 1997. First Edition.

$499.95

Money Making Secrets in Horse Training
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Money Making Secrets in Horse Training

By Beery, Jesse

USA: Beery School of Horsemanship. Paperback. 15 pages. Author was a popular author of horse-related publications early last century. Undated. Appears to be circa 1945. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1945. First Edition.

$39.95

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 29, 1953: Farewell General Bradley / Mystery of the Mayan Temple / Most Expensive City in the World
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The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 29, 1953: Farewell General Bradley / Mystery of the Mayan Temple / Most Expensive City in the World

By Mayse, A.; O'Donnell, J.; Bradley, Omar; Baum, A.; Martin, H.; Sherrod, R.; Kelland, C.; al, Et

USA: The Curtis Publishing Company. Paperback. 100 pages. Features: Our Two Toughest Allies - Greece and Turkey, the two poorest countries in NATO, kick in 40% of their budgets for defense; A Soldier's Farewell (part 2 of 2) - General Omar N. Bradley; The Things You Can Make in Your Cellar - basement woodworkers; Why Ike Had to Draft Fathers - 13,000 'students' a month were turning temporary deferments into permanent exemptions; The Most Expensive City in the World - great photo-illustrated article on Robert Sherrod and his family who live in Tokyo; The Mystery of the Mayan Temple - secret stairway in the temple of Palenque may suggest an ancient link between Egypt and America; They Sell People to Pets - San Francisco's "House of Pets"; Fiction: Midnight Mike; Love Has No Sense; The Bully of Uvada; The Betrayal of Tio; Spy and Counterspy (part 2 of 8); Young Captain Hornblower (part 6 of 8). Ads: Nice color-photo ad for RCA Victor TVs; Creepy two-page Kent cigarette ad says "If You'd Like the greatest health protection in cigarette history... these facts can help you..."; Color-photo ad for American-Standard bathroom fixtures features garish blue, pink and green examples; Nice color ad for Grehound bus lines; Color ad for the Oldsmobile Super '88' 4-door sedan, red with white roof; Mobiloil color ad features the 1953 Indianapolis 500; Nice color-photo ad for Lincoln cars; Nice two-page color-photo ad for Frigidaire Electric Ranges; Nostalgic Texaco Sky Chief cas ad features large red boxing glove; One-page elegant color-photo ad for Packard cars; Webcor tape recorders; Vintage ad for the new Homelite 5.5 HP chainsaw; Color-photo ad for Ford cars features the A.M. Brown family of Westchester County, NY; Dayton Rubber Tire ad features H.O. Vincent, Secretary of Service Lines, Inc. of Nashville; Gulfpride oil ad features nice color photo of Ralph J. Cahall of Annandale, VA, and William P. Snyder, III, of Sewickley, PA; Nice color Convair ad features shapely lady in purple dress; Average wear and soiling. Unmarked. A worthy copy of this great vintage issue. . Good. 1953. First Edition.

$199.95

Farmer's Veterinary Guide: Treating the Diseases of the Cow, Horse, Poultry, Swine and Sheep
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Farmer's Veterinary Guide: Treating the Diseases of the Cow, Horse, Poultry, Swine and Sheep

By McIntosh, D.

Pleasant Hill, Ohio: Beery School of Horsemanship. Paperback. 64 pages. Excellent color illustrations plus black and white photos and diagrams. Discusses exterior, internal organs, skeleton, muscle and blood systems. Includes a veterinary treatise on diseases and their treatment for these animals. Undated but appears to be circa 1950. No indication of any prior printings. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this helpful reference. . Good. 1950. First Edition.

$39.95

Prof. Beery's Saddle Horse Instructions Books 1 thru 5
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Prof. Beery's Saddle Horse Instructions Books 1 thru 5

By Beery, Jesse

Pleasant Hill, Ohio: Privately Printed. Paperback. B004IR6XEI Total of 164 pages in all five booklets comprising this informative and practical vintage set. Black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. Unmarked with light wear. A nice set. This is a 1944 printing which we believe to be a reprint. . Very Good. 1944. Reprint.

$79.95

Justrite Pet Foods Pet Owner's (Owners) Guide Book (Guidebook)
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Justrite Pet Foods Pet Owner's (Owners) Guide Book (Guidebook)

By Foods, Justrite Pet

Toronto: Justrite Pet Foods Ltd.. Paperback. 48 pages. 7.7" x 5.2". Illustrated in three colours - yellow, black and red, primarily to display the Justrite Company's many products. Provides concise general information on the care, feeding, breeding and training of: canaries, love birds, parrots, dogs, goldfish and tropical fish. Undated but appears to be circa 1930s. Above-average wear and soiling. Unmarked. No indication of any prior printings. A worthy vintage copy of this charming piece of pet ephemera. . Fair. 1935. First Edition.

$69.95

Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, May 10, 1960 - Hitler's Last Days / Princess Margaret
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Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, May 10, 1960 - Hitler's Last Days / Princess Margaret

By Blake, Eugene Carson; Oxnam, G. Bromley; Wilson, Richard L.; Star, Jack; Taves, Isabella; Hall, Gordon L.; Shirer, W.; Korry, E.M.; Kamm, H.; al, et

USA: Cowles Magazines. Paperback. 126 pages. Features: Cover photo of Princess Margaret; Bell Telphone ad for "New Public Phones" (payphones); Two-page Chrysler ad; Coke at features clinking glasses and lovers' hands; A Protestant View of a Catholic President; Medicine for peace - Dr. Hernan Lillo helps his fellow Chileans; Mark Twain - article with wonderful photos; Budweiser color ad looks surprisingly modern; Kodak ad features color photos of Peter Lawford and his family; William P. Rogers - Richard Nixon's best friend; New role for radishes; Nice two-page color ad for the 1960 Ford Galxie (white four-door); California's new one-piece bathing suits - beautiful color photos; Princess Margaret - Royal Rebel; Jell-O chocolate-mint pudding ad; Very nice two-page color ad for the1960 Oldsmobile Super 88 Holiday Scenicoupe (blue); Hitler's Last Days - defeat, despair, madness, and death; Nice color ad for the 1960 Ford Comet; Ivy Nicholson - photo-illustrated article; How to save 19,000 lives a year - vigorous traffic law enforcement and political courage, as Connecticut is demonstrating; Arthur Godfrey Sounds Off on what's wrong with the TV networks, the sponsors and the public's taste; A Big-League baseball manager's agony - with photos of Chicago White Sox Manager Al Lopez in action; The secret behind the East/West Summit; Schlitz ad shows happy couple at table in bar after horse race; Will Success spoil the poodle; Nice Four Roses whiskey ad inside back cover shows four gents in suits read stock ticker tape in bar with bulldog at their feet; Back cover Lucky Strike ad with photo of man admiring oars he has just painted red; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1960. First Edition.

$149.95

Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, April (Apr.) 26, 1960 - Special Washington, D.C. Issue
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Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, April (Apr.) 26, 1960 - Special Washington, D.C. Issue

By Knebel, Fletcher; Seay, Sue; Coit, Margaret L.; al, et

USA: Cowles Magazines. Paperback. 118 pages. Features: Attractive color-photo ad for the 1960 Plymouth Fury - maroon two-door in front of dam; Two-page Marlboro shows slouching golfer on bench - no wonder they adopted the Marlboro man a few years later!; Champion spark plug ad features photos of Mickey Thompson, Rodger Ward, Max Conrad and Hugh Entrop; Color ad for the 1960 Pontiac Bonneville Vista; Nice at for the 1960 Valiant (red); Two-page Chrysler ad announces their new slant 6 engine; Major coverage of Washington, D.C, with fold-out walking map; Rules for successful D.C. party crashing; Rare two-page color ad for the 1960 Chevrolet Corvair co-sponsored by General Mills cereals; Pepsi ad; School integration without turmoil - in Washington, D.C.; Sister Margaret of Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur trains girls to think; Defense Secretary Thomas S. Gates is the Second Most Powerful Man in Washington; Nice Dutch Boy color ad; Vintage two-page color-photo ad for the 1960 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon (pinkish) parked on a city street; Every Man Can't Become President; Nice two-page color ad for the 1960 Ford Comet; The Wry World of David Brinkley; Washington's Gaslight Club; Color ad for Kraft ice cream toppings; Vintage two-page color GM ad shows white 1960 Impala convertible and red 1960 Corvair on the Seattle-Winslow ferry in Washington state's San Juan Islands; Meet the French Ambassador's Wife - Nicole Alphand; Nice bright ad for Miller High Life beer; Nice color ad for the 1960 De Soto (red) in front of ritzy southern home; Big Wheels of Washington - great photos of the capitol's power players; They're giving their emotions to science - medial research with photos of Nancy Lou Comstock; 7up ad inside back cover features color photo of the Kingston Trio being yarded onto a ship, with a large supply of soda; Back cover color-photo Chesterfield King cigarette ad says "Big Clean Taste" and shows smiling couple in a choking haze of smoke; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1960. First Edition.

$149.95

Horses and Hounds: A Practical Treatise on Their Management
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Horses and Hounds: A Practical Treatise on Their Management

By "Scrutator" (Horlock, Knightley William)

London: George Routledge & Co.. Hardcover. 302 pages plus 6 pages of ads at back. Maroon leather backstrip. Olive cloth-covered boards. Gilt decoration of hound upon front board. Several black and white illustrations. Narrow openings along each hinge. Front free endpaper removed. Above-average wear and soiling. Moderate spine lean. Few pencil markings to contents. Not pretty but a worthy reading copy of this fascinating work. . Fair. 1855. First Edition.

$99.95

The National Home Monthly Magazine, July, 1949 - Newfoundland / European Cold War Developments
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The National Home Monthly Magazine, July, 1949 - Newfoundland / European Cold War Developments

By Phillips, John; Callaghan, Morley; Smallwood, Joey; Cross, Austin; Brown, Joy; Morse, George; al, et

Canada: The National Home Monthly / Stovel. Paperback. 44 pages. Features: Gorgeous cover illustration of Newfoundland outport by John Phillips; Morley Callaghan asks "Which Myth Do You Follow?"; Half-page colour ad for Swift's Prem tinned meat; Handsome one-page ad for Snyder's Furniture of Waterloo, Ontario; Newfoundland (is welcomed to Confederation) - Photo-illustrated article by Prime Minister Joseph R. Smallwood; Quicksand (short story); Girl Overboard! (short story); Nice one-page colour O'Keefe's ad includes large reproduction of John Worsley painting of boy watching construction of new high school; Hot From the Cold War - Austin Cross reports from Europe; Half-page two-colour ad for Canadian Admiral Corp features their AC-DC-Battery "Personal" portable radio and Model 5R12 Mahogany radio; 3/4-page two-colour (black and blue) Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) recruiting ad; Cats, Cats, Cats! - photo-illustrated article; Half-page ad for the 1949 C.N.E.; Uncommon half-page ad for Burgess batteries; Half-page Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) ad shows paperboy visiting accountant in branch; Charming half-page colour ad for Canada Dry; Photo-illustrated article on swimwear fashions for ladies; Half-page colour ad for Heinz baby foods; Attractive half-page colour ad for Aylmer Tomato juice, catsup and soup; Great vintage one-page colour-photo ad for Burns tinned meat balls, bologna and hamburgers; Cooking article with recipe for blueberry jelly; Small photo ad for Kranich & Bach pianos of Toronto; Tips for keeping your home cool; Half-page Javex ad; Half-page ad for Frigidaire ranges; Nice one-page Frigidaire fridge ad; Magnificent back cover colour Coke ad shows aerial image of busy supermarket with enormous Coke cooler on its roof; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A nice copy of this wonderful vintage issue. . Good. 1949. First Edition.

$299.95

National Home Monthly Magazine, December (Dec.) 1945 - Paris and Her Pet Dogs / Trader Jack Redshaw of Granville, Illinois
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National Home Monthly Magazine, December (Dec.) 1945 - Paris and Her Pet Dogs / Trader Jack Redshaw of Granville, Illinois

By Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Jackson, M.C.; Winslow, H.; Blodget, B.B.; Denison, Merrill; Carlisle, Norman; Chase, Frances Jr.; Adams, J.C.; al, Et

Winnipeg: Stovel / National Home Monthly. Paperback. 68 pages. Features: Lovely cover illustration of shoeshine boy; Bright colour Parker pen ad inside front cover; Nice colourr Ritz cracker ad; Post-War Education - A Canadian Problem; Trans-Canada Telephone System one-page ad; Canada Dry colour ad; What the War Has Done to Canada; A White Candle (short story); All in the Family (short story); Swap King Jack Redshaw of Granville Illinois - photo-illustrated article; Christmas Gift (short story); Dog Days in Paris - great photo-illustrated article of Parisians and their dogs; Man of the Month, G.B. Gordon, President of Dominion Textile Company; Jergens Lotion ad features lovely photo of Janet Blair; Lovely one-page colour-photo Oldsmobile ad features a blue 1946 four-door; Fantastic colour two-page ad for the 1946 Chevrolet (red four-door); Colour one-page Waterman's pen ad; Nice colour Maxwell House coffee ad shows lady struggling to hold her groceries; Colour ad for Stokely's tomato juice; Small ad for the Rosicrucians AMORC of San Jose, California; Anita Ellis appears in Don Juan lipstick ad; Mackenzie King goes to London; Rolex ad; Developments in Science; Nice half-page colour ad for Clark's Mincemeat; Fantastic Chase & Sanborn coffee ad features Charlie McCarthy cartoon; One-page colour-photo Swift's Premium ad features Christmas ham; Nice one-page Singer sewing machine photo- ad; Very nice one-page colour Pontiac ad features red Silver Streak leading a parade of previous Chevs from 1935 through 1942; Arrid ad features photo of Eleanor Holm; Nice colour Frigidaire range ad inside back cover features grandma cooking steak; Back cover features lovely colour-illustrated ad for GSW's kitchen pots (white with red trim); and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A lovely vintage copy. . Good. 1945. First Edition.

$299.95

The Wide World Magazine, February (Feb.) 1918 - The Arrest and Imprisonment of Ashmead Bartlett and Richard Harding Davis / Doctoring War Dogs
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The Wide World Magazine, February (Feb.) 1918 - The Arrest and Imprisonment of Ashmead Bartlett and Richard Harding Davis / Doctoring War Dogs

By Ashmead-Bartlett, E.; Jacobson, J.G.; Butler, F.H.; Lees, G.F.; Lindsay, L.; Mason, W.; Priestley, W.E.; Arnoult, P.C.

London: George Newnes, Ltd.. Paperback. Pages 265-352 plus 24 pages of great vintage ads. Features: My Adventures in the World War - a startling and thrilling contribution upon the great conflict by E. Ashmead-Bartlett; The Vengeance of the "Stroapers' - exploring for gold in Guiana leads to adventure and death; In the Land of the Lapps - great photo-illustrated narrative of Frank Butler's travels throughout Lapland; The Secret Press of Belgium - how 'La Libre Belgique' had the courage to tell the Belgian people the truth and counteract the evil influence of their brutalizers; Trooping Cattle in Paraguay - taking 1,000 cattle from the ranch of Zanja Moroti to the ranch of San Antonio; The Strangest Republic in the World - interesting photo-illustrated account of a recent visit to the Mount Athos Peninsula; Historic Crime and Mysteries - The Iron Judge of Malt; My Firework Display in China; In the Jaws of the Alligator - woman is pulled from the arms of her husband in Papua; Doctoring War Dogs - touching photo-illustrated account of a visit to the Countess Yourkevitch's hospital for wounded dog soldiers at Neuilly/Paris; The State Documents - How a great german spy system was laid bare in Rome; A Man-Hunt in the Arctic - A Royal North-West Mounted Police patrol from Fort Norman up the Bear River was the longest in the history of that famous organization; The Tragedy at Ras Elka - Sudanese stevedores revolt and pay dearly; Moderate wear. Openings to backstrip. Binding intact. Unmarked. A quality vintage copy of this exquisite issue. . Good. 1918. First Edition.

$299.95

Dog Psychology - The Basis of Dog Training
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Dog Psychology - The Basis of Dog Training

By Whitney, Leon F.

Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas Publisher, Limited. Hardcover. 327 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Index. Bibliography. Recommended reading list. "Opens with a study of wolves whose natural habits are the natural habits of dogs. Shows how the breeds came to be via mutations from the wolf ancestor and discusses various types within the breeds." - from dust jacket. A heavily worn and very rough copy with numerous major defects. Possibly worthwhile as a reference copy if you can overlook the deficiencies. . Fair. 1964. First Edition.

$149.95

The Morphology of Canine & Feline Blood Cells - Including Equine References
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The Morphology of Canine & Feline Blood Cells - Including Equine References

By Rich, Lon J.

USA: Ralston Purina. Paperback. 65 pages. Glossary. Index. Profusely illustrated with color photos. This second edition includes an update on the table of Normal Blood Values for Dogs and Cats, with the addition of values for the geriatric pet. Unmarked. Binding intact. Average wear. A sound copy. . Good. 1976. Second Edition.

$79.95

Bird Talk Magazine, October 1991 - Special Health Issue
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Bird Talk Magazine, October 1991 - Special Health Issue

By Collins, Leann; Sefton, David; Allen, Bridgette; Forster, Susan; Miller, D.; Heflin, K; Clubb, K.; al, Et

USA: Fancy Publications. Paperback. 180 pages. Features: The Paris Bird Market; How My Bird Made Me Healthier; Fitness for our Feathered Friends; Monkey Bars for Birds; Lovebird wedding present; Military Macaws fly to Guatemala; Piper's School Days; Why are Cockatiels so Popular?; Nonbird Items for Happy Pet Birds; No More Biting Birds; The Closed Aviary Concept; Birds are not Boring!; Red lored Amazon Billy helped Grandpa enjoy life again; and more. Lots of great reading in this thick issue. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. . Good. 1991. First Edition.

$69.95

Bird Talk Magazine, February 1988 - Sexual Maturity Can Change Your Bird's Behavior
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Bird Talk Magazine, February 1988 - Sexual Maturity Can Change Your Bird's Behavior

By Johnson, C.; Radford, E.; Coffaro, K.; Low, R.; Brown, B.; Forster, S.; Rhea, M.; Dawes, S.; Nierenberg, C.

USA: Fancy Publications. Paperback. 116 pages. Features: Update on Psittacine Feather Disease; Recognizing Breeding Behavior; Living with Parrots in Love; Those Uncommon Hyacinths; Bob Brown's Conure "Yoshi" provides more than was bargained for; Elegant Australian Parakeets; Touring Loro Parque; Is an Emu for you?; Mixed Housing for Pet Birds; Preparing Canaries for Breeding.. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. . Good. 1988. First Edition.

$69.95

Bird Talk Magazine, July 1988 - Parrot Artist Jonas Englund
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Bird Talk Magazine, July 1988 - Parrot Artist Jonas Englund

By Forster, S.; Yantz, J.; Rhea, M.; Radford, E.; Micco, M. & T.; Worth, G.; Higdon, P.; al, Et

USA: Fancy Publications. Paperback. 124 pages. Features: Stay ahead of mold, mildew and pests common in hot weather; Prevent Finch Behavior Problems; Potty Train Your Bird; Australian Doves; Choosing a good caretaker for your birds when you take a trip; Discover the Pionus Parrot; Dealing with feather plucking; Birds Just Want to Have Fun; Jonas Englund - Parrot Artist of Hawaii; Feeding live food - which of your birds need live protein and how you can supply it. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. . Good. 1988. First Edition.

$149.95

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