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Official Record of Time Capsule Expo\'70: A Gift to the People of the Future from the People of the Present Day...
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Official Record of Time Capsule Expo'70: A Gift to the People of the Future from the People of the Present Day...

Osaka, Japan: Matsushita Electric Industrial Co;, Ltd., 1980 A limited edition of 2,000 copies, of which this is No. E-0681. In January, 1968, two Japanese companies, Matsushita Electric Industrial Company and The Mainichi Newspapers, agreed to undertake a joint time capsule project in celebration of the Japan World Exposition 1970: EXPO'70. This book provides a Record of the realisation of the project: three years of planning, research and construction culminating in the burial of two capsules, one above the other, in 1971. The lower capsule will remain buried for 5,000 years. The upper capsule, (having identical contents) will be oopened for the first time in 2000 AD and every 100 years thereafter. Grey cloth with black titling on spine and front, grey end papers, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white diagrams and photographs, as well as a few colour photographs, 272 pages. This is an ex-library book (Royal British Columbia Museum) and has the usual library stamps and stickers but no pocket. Dust jacket has light edge wear, primarily to spine ends, and light shelf wear. The book is in an off-white cardboard slip case with black titling on grey label on front and spine. Case has light wear to corners and edges. This is a very handsome book in great shape - clean, bright and tight. This book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.

$300.00

Beautiful Wedding, The
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Beautiful Wedding, The

By Wood, Charles Erskine Scott & Sara Bard Field

Privately printed by Edwin & Robert Grabhorn. Book written in commemoration of the marriage of "Kay and Jim". Katherine and James Caldwell married on 01. September 1929. Katherine was the daughter of Sara Bard Field (poet & suffragist). Sara B. Field was married the second time to Charles Wood (liberal author & politician). There is a handwritten note on page 64 that reads: "Then I read the following" which suggests that this copy belonged to someone with a part to play in the ceremony. The dedication at the front reads: "To Walter and Elizabeth with our love, Kay and Jim." Grey boards with black titling on tan spine label, leading and bottom textblock edges untrimmed, top edges of end papers uncut, small woodcut illustration with red text: "Los Gatos, The Cats, California, MCMXXIX" , 89 pages. Lower corners lightly bumped, light stain to bottom free corner of back cover, foxing spots to text block edges and some page edges. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$250.00

Lifestyles Fashionstyles: Secrets of Successful Dressing

By Samuel, Kathryn

London: Orbis Book Publishing Corporation Ltd. "The first part of this book is devoted to establishing the qualities that make up your personal lifestyle; the second to those enduring and excitingly different fashion stories which mean that there is always a current "look" which is right for you." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, colour illustsrations and photographs throughout, 192 pages. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear. This is a handsome copy - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$28.00

Ally Sloper\'s Half-Holiday
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Ally Sloper's Half-Holiday

By Bailey, Peter

History Workshop Journal, 1983 Ally Sloper's Half-Holiday: Comic Art in the 1880s by Peter Baily. Published in "History Workshop: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Historians", Issue 16, Autumn 1986. Article bound in the journals card cover with staple binding, 31 pages. Sunning to cover, greeting inked to first page of article. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

10,000 Secrets of the Rich and Wise, Revealed By Doctor F. Shreve
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10,000 Secrets of the Rich and Wise, Revealed By Doctor F. Shreve

By Shreve, F.

Sioux Falls, S.D.: Dr. F. Shreve Circa 1900. A scarce volume; this is the only hard cover we have seen mentioned - perhaps an early re-bind?? Book is a collection of facts regarding medicine in humans and animals, artificial wines and liquors, miscellaneous formulae for such things as artificial maple syrup, axle grease, blackheads, chocolate, deoderized alcohol, embalming fluid, fly paper, grease paint, harness blacking, nickel plating bath, quinine hair tonic, stove polish liquid, superfluous hair, root beer, etc., cements, perfumes, face powders, tests for the urine, facts worth knowing, facts about money, fate of the apostles, chapters on ice creams, candy making, etcetera etcetera. Black hard cover without titling, green and brown decorated end papers, black and white portrait of author on title page, 128 pages as well as a ten-page index, publisher's advertising at back. Cover has edge wear particularly to corners and lower edge, cover has multiple areas of discolouration/fading but is still obviously black, pages and page edges are darkened, there were a few pencil marks in the text which we erased, page 52 is printed upside-down (but its reverse side - page 51 - is upright). This is a fascinating book, in relatively nice shape - binding is tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

Register of Twentieth Century Johnians, Vol 1, 1900-1949, Draft
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Register of Twentieth Century Johnians, Vol 1, 1900-1949, Draft

By St. John's College, Cambridge

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2003 Draft copy, covers all those admitted to the college in the first half of the century. White soft cover with black titling on front, 510 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, front and back corners lightly bumped/creased which continues into text, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Advance Reading Copy. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Old McGill 1951
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Old McGill 1951

Montrreal, P.Q.: Undergraduates of McGill University, 1951 Annual yearbook of McGill University for the class of 1951, Volume 54. Off-white hard cover with red titling, rounded corners, end papers illustrated with black and white photograph of graduation day, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, several pages of advertising at end of book, 399 pages. Cover has light edge wear, light shelf wear and is lightly and uniformly soiled, light lengthwise crease on spine, text block edge darkened and has a few small spots, text is generally clean and tight, colour on cover is bright - a handsome volume. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Eagle 2002, The
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Eagle 2002, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2002 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Off-white soft cover with black and white illustration and white-on-red titling on front, black titling on spine, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as a few in colour, 248 pages. Cover has light shelf wear and occasional pale smudges, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2004, The
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Eagle 2004, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2004 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as a few in colour, 226 pages. Cover has light shelf wear otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2008, The
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Eagle 2008, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2008 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with colour photographs as well as a few in black and white, 172 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, small crease to lower back corner which can be seen on several pages as well, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2003, The
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Eagle 2003, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2003 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Off-white soft cover with black and white illustration and white-on-red titling on front, black titling on spine, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as a few in colour, 238 pages. Cover has light shelf wear and occasional pale smudges, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2006, The
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Eagle 2006, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2006 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as a few in colour, 294 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2007, The
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Eagle 2007, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2007 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with colour photographs as well as a few in black and white, 296 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, small crease to upper and lower front corners which can be seen on several pages as well, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2009, The
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Eagle 2009, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2009 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with colour photographs as well as a few in black and white, 145 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, light crease to back cover near upper spine end, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.75

Eagle 2005, The
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Eagle 2005, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2005 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover, white titling, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as a few in colour, 277 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, small crease to upper and lower back corner, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 1999, The
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Eagle 1999, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 1999 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Off-white soft cover with black and white illustration and red titling on front, black titling on spine, illustrated with occasional black and white photographs, 264 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Eagle 2001, The
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Eagle 2001, The

Cambridge: St. John's College, 2001 The Eagle is published annually by St. John's College, Cambridge and provides a review of the year past, including articles, obituaries, book reviews, college societies, sports and notes, appointments, etc. Off-white soft cover with black and white illustration and white-on-red titling on front, black titling on spine, illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams, as well as a few in colour, 262 pages. Cover has light shelf wear and occasional pale smudges, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Carambook 1974 - 1975
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Carambook 1974 - 1975

Carleton Place, Ontario: Carambeck School, 1975 A yearbook from Carambook Public School in Carleton Place, Ontario. Textured white soft cover with red titling and red tape on spine, staple binding, illustrated with many black and white photographs and advertisments, unpaginated (approximately 50 pages.) Cover has light shelf wear with light smudges, staples partially visible through spine tape, owner's name in ink on front cover in designated space, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00

Bang Family in StrømsøThe
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Bang Family in StrømsøThe

By Bang, Cathinco; MacCallum, Colin; Vikran, Elisabeth

West Vancouver, BC, Canada: Boiler Island Air Systems Inc., 2005 The Bang Family in Stromso: A little about its origin and activities. Collected and edited by Cathinco Bang. Translated from the Norwegian by Colin MacCallum, PEng, with assistance from Elisabeth Vikran, nee Bang. Glossy illustrated soft cover, signed by Translator,185 pages plus copy of family tree in rear pocket. Minor edge wear, light crease to bottom free corner of back cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

By Chua, Amy

Penguin Audio, 2011 This is a story about a mother, two daughters, and two dogs. This was supposed to be a story of how Chinese parents are better at reaising kids than Western ones. But instead, it's about a bitter clash of cultures, a fleeting taste of glory, and how I was humbled by a thirteen-year-old. Audiobook read by the author. 5 CDs, unabridged. The CDs are still in the original shrink wrap. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. As New.

$21.00

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