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Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia
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Tyee : The Story of the Tyee Club of British Colombia

Canada: Ptarmigan Press. Hardcover. 0919537413 The Tyee Club of British Columbia began in 1924 with a group of anglers who returned to Campbell River each year in pursuit of the elusive "Tyee" - a coastal Indian word meaning, "the chief", a Chinook salmon, 30 pounds or larger. 208 pages. Bibliography. Sepia-tone reproductions of photos plus several in colour. Lists of trophy winners. Unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket not included. An attractive copy. . Very Good. 1988. First Edition.

$149.95

Liberty Magazine, 14 April [Apr.] 1934, Vol. 11, No. 15 -  Henry Ford Predicts What the Future Has in Store For Us
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Liberty Magazine, 14 April [Apr.] 1934, Vol. 11, No. 15 - Henry Ford Predicts What the Future Has in Store For Us

By Ford, Henry; Price, Hickman; Evans, Ida M.; Corners, George F.; Burke, T.A.; St. Johns, Adela Rogers; Brennan, Frederick Hazlitt; Swift, Oliver; Kropotkin, Princess Alexandra; O'Neill, Frank "Buck"; Williams, Margaret K.; Woehlke, Walter V.;

Toronto: Liberty Publishing Corporation of Canada, Ltd.. Single Issue Magazine. 66 pages. Features: What the Future Has in Store For Us - Henry Ford; A Good Rememberer (fiction); A Machine With a Soul - Norman B. Krim and his Thinking Machine; Faboulous one-page photo of street-scene on Toronto's Yonge St. circa 1904 - great snapshot of fashions and horse-drawn conveyances; The Private Life of Rudy Vallee - article with photos; Movie news and photos; Every Other Inch a Gentleman - an anonymous Hollywood Saga; Great two-page Chevrolet ad features the new standard series Chevrolet Six; Destroyer - a love novel; To the Ladies; It's the Split Second Flash That Makes the Champion - how the nick of time and knack of timing rule the world in sport; Mutiny in a 3-C Camp! - photo-illustrated chronicle of the ups and downs of 300,000 young Americans who are learning to be men; Old-Fashioned Love Story; Rendezvous - amazing true adventures of an American fighter (part 5 of 5); Vox Pop; Nice color ad for Chesterfield cigarettes on back cover features elegant redhead in brown dress. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1934. Canadian Edition.

$149.95

Cricket [The "Oval" Series of Games]
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Cricket [The "Oval" Series of Games]

By Murdoch, William L.; Alcock, C.W.: Editor

London: George Routledge & Sons, Limited. Hardcover. 95 pages. Six black and white photographic plates. Olive green cloth-covered boards feature colour illustration of cricketeer on front. A charming vintage guide to the game. Possibly an early reprint. Narrow openings in binding at pages 16, 49 and 65. Hairline opening along front hinge. Unmarked with average wear. A worthy vintage copy of this charming cricket collectible. . Good. 1894. Reprint.

$295.00

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 23, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 38 - All-America Prairie Chicken Trials
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 23, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 38 - All-America Prairie Chicken Trials

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: The All-America Prairie Chicken Trials; Considerable dog information; Veterinary Q & A; nice vintage ads, including an illustrated one-page ad for Florida-Collier Coast and Associated Hotels; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$99.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 9, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 49 - National and Southland Clubs' Trials / A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 9, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 49 - National and Southland Clubs' Trials / A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]; Jr., Veritas; Carpenter, Donald N.

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Vintage front cover illustrated ad for Chappel Bros. Kib-L-Biskit and Ken-L-Worth horse-meat dog foods; Photo of R.J. Goode of Gastonurg, Alabama; Great article entitled "A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago", by Veritas Jr.; New Connecticutt Preserve Plan to Increase Game; Natural History - The Beach at Ebb Tide; Hatteras Channel Bass - article with four nice photos; Field Trial Results; Photo of ER M. Shelley; Photo of R.K. (Bob) Armstrong who has training grounds near Albany, GA; Field Dog Stud Book Registrations; Veterinary Q & A; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$199.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 30, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 39 - A New Deal for America's Water-Fowl
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 30, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 39 - A New Deal for America's Water-Fowl

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]; Crowe, Charles E.

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Tinkering with our Game Laws; A New Deal for America's Wild Water-Fowl; New Hampshire Field Trials; Vitamin A Deficiency in Dogs; Dog breeding information; Veterinary Q & A; Dog ads; Classy one-page photo ad for Radium Springs (near Albany in South Georgia) shows hunters and dog at work; Half-page illustrated ad for Lewis' Lye on front cover (keeps dogs free from disease); and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. Back cover loose but present, otherwise a sound vintage copy. . Fair. 1933. First Edition.

$99.95

Sportsman's [Fishing] Guide (No. 7248) - Sportsman Cigarettes Ephemera
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Sportsman's [Fishing] Guide (No. 7248) - Sportsman Cigarettes Ephemera

By Cigarettes, Sportsman

Canada: Sportsman Cigarettes. Paperback. 32 pages. Undated but appears to be circa 1960. Provides "practical advice on angling, the fruit of long experience acquired through many years of frequenting Canadian lakes, streams and rivers. Includes articles on wet fly, dry fly and spin fishing. Camping and how to do it the right way is discussed and another article covers fishing tackle and its proper care. There is also a word or two on that most important subject, conservation." - inside front cover. Includes eight pages of full colour illustrations of fishing flies. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1960. First Edition.

$49.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, November [Nov.] 18, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 46 - Conditions Threaten Wild Fowl Extermination
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, November [Nov.] 18, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 46 - Conditions Threaten Wild Fowl Extermination

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Vintage photo-illustrated ad for Peters ammo on front cover; Game and Shooting - In the Fog; Quail Revervoirs Planned in Oklahoma; Excellent Flight of Mallards on the Illinois River; Fish and Fishing - The Second Chapter of Genesis; Miami Valley Amateur Trials; The Connecticutt Trials; Sedalia Field Trials; St. Lucie County Trials; West Virginia Amateur Trials; Photo of T.M. Lunsford and C.T. Carney with Adventurer; Field Dog Stud Book Registrations; Veterinary Q & A; Classy one-page ad for Radium Springs (near Albany in South Georgia) features hunters and dog at work; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$99.95

The Canoe and White Water: From Essential to Sport
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The Canoe and White Water: From Essential to Sport

By Franks, C.E.S.

Toronto: University of Toronto Press / Glenbow-Alberta Institute. Hardcover. 802022367 237 pages. Footnotes. Index. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of photos. ""A broad and penetrating review by an expert. A book canoeists, wilderness as well as white-water, have waited for - to read for pleasure and keep for reference." - dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. . Very Good. 1977. First Edition.

$59.95

...And That's Why I Love the [Toronto] Argos [Argonauts] - A Lifelong Passion
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...And That's Why I Love the [Toronto] Argos [Argonauts] - A Lifelong Passion

By Walker, Gord; Walker, Terry

Canada: Terry Walker. Plastic Comb. 258 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. "A compilation of Argonaut tales - some of them silly, others revealing, all of them interesting". - Preface. Includes chapters entitled: Jim Palmer; Ab Box; Art West; Red Storey; Annis Stukus; Fritz Hanson; Bill Zock; Shanty McKenzie; Les Ascott; Don Durno; Frank Morris; Joe Krol; Royal Copeland; Bob Moran; John Kerns; Uly Curtis; Al Pfeifer; Fred Black; Bobby Kuntz; Dick Shatto; Jim Rountree; Bobby Taylor; Bill Symons; Leo Cahill. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy of this sensational compilation of historic Argo memories. Certain to delight any long-time fan. AAAARGOOOS! . Very Good. 1993. First Edition.

$199.95

Bounding to the Top: The Complete Book on Plyometric Training
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Bounding to the Top: The Complete Book on Plyometric Training

By Costello, Frank

USA: Athletic Training Consultants. Paperback. B003H2KH9C 71 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. Diagrams. Undated but appears to be circa 1980. "Discusses the principles of plyometrics, which has been utilized by Europeans and Russians for years. Provides the proper ways to execute plyometric drills and how to incorporate them into a comprehensive training program. Explains drills available for all athletic pursuits but more specifically tailors workouts for football, basketball, volleyball and track and field." - Introduction. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. . Good. 1980. First Edition.

$99.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 16, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 37 - Manitoba Prairie Chicken Championship / Wild Life League Trials
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, September [Sept.] 16, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 37 - Manitoba Prairie Chicken Championship / Wild Life League Trials

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]; Gorrell, W. Jr.

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Night Hunting Deer With a Camera; Kennel news; Manitoba Prairie Chicken Trials - article with photos of dogs Chehaw, Kremlin, and Spartan Roy; Plenty of dog information; Veterinary Q & A; Vintage one-page illustrated ad for Florida-Collier Coast and Associated Hotels; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$99.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper of America, Vol. CXXI, No. 4, Saturday, January [Jan.] 27, 1933
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper of America, Vol. CXXI, No. 4, Saturday, January [Jan.] 27, 1933

By McGaffey, Ernest; al, et

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 Pages. Features: Why Not Restore The Elk?; Campaign Against the Crow in Indiana; Pinehurst Club's Trials; Two Pages of photos of hunting dogs; Q & A; Nice vintage ads. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$99.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 2, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 48 - American Jack Snipe Society
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 2, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 48 - American Jack Snipe Society

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Vintage illustrated ad for Peters shotgun shells on front cover; Publich Shooting Grounds; The American Jack Snipe Society; Advocating Game as a Replacement Crop; Canada Orders Buffalo Hunts; U.S. Sleuthing for Data to Aid "Duck Come-Back"; The Southwestern Club's Trials - article with photos of President Carl E. Duffield, Secretary Dr. Felix M. Adams and several dogs; Virginia Amateur Field Trials - article with photos of President Ernest C. Mead and Secretary J. Wiley King; Illustrated ad for Western Xpert shotgun shells; Field Dog Stud Book Registrations; Veterinary Q & A; Classy one-page ad for Radium Springs (near Albany in South Georgia) features hunters and dog at work; Nostalgic photo ad for Purina Dog Chow shows truckload of sacks of dog chow being manually loaded onto ship the Jacob Ruppert, Admiral Byrd's ship, before it set off for the Arctic in 1933 with 50 tons of food, enough for 153 huskies for two years; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1933. First Edition.

$199.95

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, February (Feb.) 10, 1934, Vol. CXXI, No. 6 - Up and Down the Stubble Field
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The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, February (Feb.) 10, 1934, Vol. CXXI, No. 6 - Up and Down the Stubble Field

By Young, Frank M. [Editor]; Hoag, Edward S.

Chicago: American Field Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Vintage front cover ad for Perfection brand dog food of Battle Creek, Michigan, includes photo of young Dick Avery, with large dog "Mike", the company mascot; Tale of a Big Game Hunt; Up and Down the Stubble Field - by Edward S. Hoag; Discovering Castle Creek in the Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho; Natural History article on the poetry of sea and shore; Southland Club's Trials; Field Dog Stud Book Registrations; Veterinary Q & A; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1934. First Edition.

$99.95

The Hunter's Guide: An Encyclopedia of Canadian Furred, Feathered, Horned and Antlered Wildlife Sought as Game
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The Hunter's Guide: An Encyclopedia of Canadian Furred, Feathered, Horned and Antlered Wildlife Sought as Game

By Shepard, Ernest E.

Montreal: Shepard Publishing Company Limited. Paperback. B00VRNAQD0 142 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Introduction mentions how increased hunting has led to increased posting of lands which will likely result in more private shooting preserves. Prior owner's name and date atop first blank leaf. Short tape repairs to spine ends. Binding intact. Contents moderately tanned with age. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1957. Second Edition.

$49.95

20 (Twenty) Years of (Parksville) Royals
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20 (Twenty) Years of (Parksville) Royals

By Seredick, Jim

Canada: Jim Seredick. Paperback. viii, 295 pages. Many black and white reproductions of photos, plus several in colour. An informative celebration and review of twenty years of baseball by the Parksville Royals on British Columbia's Vancouver Island. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A high-quality copy. . Very Good. 2014. First Edition.

$99.95

Empire of Ice. The Rise and Fall of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association, 1911-1926.
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Empire of Ice. The Rise and Fall of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association, 1911-1926.

Canada: Knights of Winter. Paperback. 0969170564 Please note that this copy is paperback. 388 pages. Index. Reference list. Footnotes. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. "Chronicles the rise of the PCHA to the pinnacle of its success, and then to its final, bizarre plummet. All the league's exciting Stanley Cup struggles are described in detail, as well as the trials, experiments and scandals of the regular seasons, plus a wealth of statistics." - from back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy of this highly-researched work. . Good. 2012. First Edition.

$299.95

Berlin and Its Environs - The Scene of the 1936 Olympic Games / Berlin et Ses Environs La Scene Des Jeux Olympiques 1936
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Berlin and Its Environs - The Scene of the 1936 Olympic Games / Berlin et Ses Environs La Scene Des Jeux Olympiques 1936

By Stated, Author Not

Germany: Berliner Verkehrsverien. Pamphlet. From the estate of Karl Gerhard, NSDAP member and leader of Deutscher Bund Canada. 16 page bilingual English/French promotional booklet for Berlin, host city of the 1936 Olympics, perhaps most noteworthy for the actions of Hitler and Jesse Owens. Includes detailed map of the Reichssportfeld, a two-page map of Berlin's main streets and attractions, a map of Berlin's railway and subway network, plus many attractive black and white photos of local scenes and attractions, presumably many of which did not survive the 1940s. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1936. First Edition.

$99.95

American Judo Illustrated: Improved, Modern, Scientific Jiu-Jitsu, the Art of Hand-to-Hand Combat
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American Judo Illustrated: Improved, Modern, Scientific Jiu-Jitsu, the Art of Hand-to-Hand Combat

By Farrar, Arthur Hobart

New York: Padell, No Date (c. WWII).. Paperback. B001KY2CO2 87 pages. Illustrated in black and white. "A manual of Kodokwan Judo, thoroughly modernized and particularly adapted for use in our Armed Forces." - from title page. Undated but appears to be circa 1945. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy of this great vintage guide which includes ads for similar nostalgic publications of the day. . Good. 1945. First Edition.

$49.95

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