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Vancouver The Way It Was

By: Kluckner, Michael

Price: $26.50

Publisher: North Vancouver, BC, Whitecap Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16858

ISBN: 0920620566

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small dot top page edges, only light wear top book and dustjacket ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 12.30 X 9.50 X 1 inches; 239 pages; Kluckner has taken old historical photographs from the Vancouver of old and created beautiful watercolour reproductions, romanticizing Vancouver's historical buildings and neighbourhoods. Accompanying all this is a brief biography of the people associated with the buildings and histor... View more info

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Vanishing Vancouver

By: Kluckner, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: North Vancouver, BC, Whitecap Books: 1990

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 16882

ISBN: 1895099242

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Author & Illustrator; Light general wear to book and dust jacket, stain to lower page edges ; Signed and dated by author/artist. A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Colour Illustrations; 12.90 X 9.60 X 1 inches; 208 pages; Award-winning author and artist Michael Kluckner takes another look at a city where the only thing that doesn't seem to change is the rapid pace of development. Vanishing Vancouver explores the origins of our landma... View more info

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Vanishing Vancouver

By: Kluckner, Michael

Price: $29.95

Publisher: North Vancouver, BC, Whitecap Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17065

ISBN: 1895099242

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear to book and dust jacket ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book in near-fine condition.; Watercolor paintings; 12.90 X 9.60 X 1 inches; 208 pages; "Vanishing Vancouver is an extraordinary collection of watercolours painted in the late 1980s, many of downtown buildings and houses that have since been demolished, and others that are doomed by the changing nature and growth of the city." Award-winning author and artist Michael... View more info

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Ich Sah Die Welt Mit Liebevollen Blicken Ein Leben In Selbstzeugnissen

By: Kollwitz, Käthe

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Wiesbaden, Fourier Verlag: circa 1980

Seller ID: 18329

ISBN: 392169521X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Illustrated boards have light soiling, small stain page fore edges.; A bright, solid book, white cloth covered boards. Text in original German ; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.54 X 1.42 inches; 400 pages; The title translates, roughly, as: "I saw the world with loving look: A Life in supernaturalism". The diaries and drawings - partly unreleased - acquainting the reader with the highs and lows in the life of artist Käthe Kollwitz. "Käthe Kollwitz, née Schmidt... View more info

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Die Tagebücher

By: Kollwitz, Käthe; Jutta Bohnke-Kollwitz (editor)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Berlin, Siedler Verlag: 1989

Seller ID: 15985

ISBN: 3886802515

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light spotting of red cloth covered boards, and edgewear of dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Text in German. ; German Edition; 8.58 X 5.91 X 2.52 inches; 958 pages; "Käthe Kollwitz (July 8, 1867 – April 22, 1945) was a German painter, printmaker, and sculptor whose work offered an eloquent and often searing account of the human condition, and the tragedy of war, in the first half of the 20th century. Her empathy for the less fortunate, expressed ... View more info

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Beyond the Clouds; Canada Through the Eyes of Yukman Lai

By: Lai, Yukman

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Self Published: Sept, 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 16652

ISBN: 0978167600

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Signed by Illustrator; Small ding bottom front board. ; Large inscription by the artist on the front free end paper. A bright, solid book. White boards with wraparound stylized textured maple leaf. Brochure promoting the tour laid in. ; Colour Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 95 pages; Lai devotes his Chinese style of painting to Canadian themes. The paintings included in this book were part of a touring exhibition to Asia and Canada late in 2006 and early 2007. The... View more info

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Early Sketches 1932 - 1935

By: Lamont, Gwen

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Kelowna, BC, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11892

Condition: Very Good


Some wear & scuffing of white glossy card covers, light wear to extremities ; A tight solid book. Black & white sketches on heavy quality paper. Sketches of people & places from Ontario west ; Trade PB; 145 pages View more info

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Spode Never out of fashion : notes on the history and manufacture of Spode

By: Limited, Spode

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stoke-on-Trent GB, Spode Ltd: 1975

Seller ID: 18222

ISBN: 0950554006

Condition: Very Good


Some scuffing of glossy white card covers, diagonal crease lower fore corner ; Bright solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

The Idea of Design A Design Issues Reader

By: Margolin, Victor & George Richard Buchanan

Price: $17.25

Publisher: Cambridge MA, The MIT Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16924

ISBN: 0262631660

Condition: Very Good+


Light shelfwear to card covers.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 9.84 X 7.01 X 0.63 inches; 285 pages; "The Idea of Design is an anthology of essays that addresses the nature and practice of product design and graphic design in the contemporary world. The essays, selected from volumes 4-9 of the international journal 'Design Issues', focuses on three themes: reflection on the nature of design, the meaning of product, and the place of design in world cultur... View more info

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Leonora

By: Martin, David B.; Pauline Martin

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Editions Denoël: 2004

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 12439

ISBN: 2207256073

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Lightly bumped top corners, light edge wear ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book. Heavy illustrated DJ protects plain black card covers, appears unread ; Trade PB; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; This is a graphic novel in French View more info

Image for What's Past is Prologue The Memoirs of Vincent Massey

What's Past is Prologue The Memoirs of Vincent Massey

By: Massey, Vincent

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Co.: 1963

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 17262

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ has short tears, light chipping and scuffing. Price-clipped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 540 pages; Massey was the first Canadian-born individual to serve as Canada's governor general and he proved to be a successful transition for the office away from occupants who had consistently been both members of the peerage and born overseas. His best known accomplishments were for being involved... View more info

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A Year in the Life of Andy Warhol

By: McCabe, David

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18492

ISBN: 0714843229

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Heavy opaque mylar has short tears head and tail of spine, book shows only slight wear. ; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Titles in green on dust jacket, images on front and back boards. ; B&W Illustrations; 9 X 6.42 X 1.24 inches; 240 pages; "In late 1964 Andy Warhol commissioned young fashion photographer David McCabe to document his daily activities for one year. During the course of this project, whenever the artist called McCabe wou... View more info

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Movie Making for the Beginner

By: McKay, Herbert C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff Davis Publishing Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16988

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards have light soiling, light shelfwear. Tops of pages have an ink stain that extends slightly into page surfaces, text is not affected. Prev. owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book, laid in is a card with exposure meter settings for the Kodak film of the time ; Little Technical Library; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 99 pages; A pocket guide for the early home movie hobbyist. View more info

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Insights of Genius Imagery and Creativity in Science and Art

By: Miller, Arthur I.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Copernicus: 1996

Edition: 1st; First Printing

Seller ID: 17661

ISBN: 0387946713

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


DJ is bright and crisp, enclosed in mylar protector.; B&W Illustrations; 9.58 X 6.54 X 1.72 inches; 482 pages; "'Insights of Genius' shows how seeing is central to the greatest advances of the human intellect. Artists and scientists alike rely on visual representations of worlds both visible and invisible. 'Insights of Genius', first published by Copernicus in 1996, explores the creative leaps that led some of the greatest scientists and artists to dramatically trans... View more info

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A Northwest Coast Indian Colouring Book Vol. 1, Prints

By: Mintz, G. A. (Bud)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Potlatch Arts Ltd. Publication: 1985

Seller ID: 18337

ISBN: 0969204302

Condition: Very Good-


Creasing of black & red card covers, sticker residue top fore corner of front cover. ; Interior of book unmarked. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 56 pages; "49 illustrations rendered for coloring from original designs inspired by the art styles of five different Northwestern Coast Indian groups - Salish, Kwa-gulth, West Coast (Nootka), Northern and Ksan." View more info

Image for Roll Back the Years - History of Canadian Recorded Sound and Its Legacy  - Genesis to 1930

Roll Back the Years - History of Canadian Recorded Sound and Its Legacy - Genesis to 1930

By: Moogk, Edward M.

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Ottawa, National Library of Canada: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18251

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear, tears, light chipping, scuffing and creasing. ; Blue cloth boards show light wear on edges. A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Small 33 1/3 RPM record in sleeve on back of back pastedown with 12 pieces of music.; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 443 pages; A discography with bibliography and index. View more info

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The World's Open Air Museum; Vancouver Biennale 2009 - 2011

By: Mowatt, Barrie

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Phillips de Pury & Company: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16654

Condition: Fine


Only slight wear to card covers. ; Hot pink covers with french flaps and cutout design. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 110 + ads pages; In Greater Vancouver in recent years (since 2005) , a 2 year event has been held during which time a number of international artists have displayed outdoor sculptural displays of many different colourful types. Vancouver's varied terrain and buildings provide a stunning backdrop, beaches, parks and mountains. The timing of this pa... View more info

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Moderne Kunst des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts : Auktion 369

By: Nolte, Hauswedell &

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Hamburg, Hauswedell & Nolte: 2002

Seller ID: 15169

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to heavy card covers ; Text in Germanwith only Conditions of Sale in English, one fold out colour plate. ; Trade PB; 7. Dezember 2002; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 378 pages; B&W and colour glossy illustrations throughout. View more info

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Reflected Lights

By: Panabaker, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19121

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Red cloth boards show light shelf wear.; A tight solid book. ; B&W and colour plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 159 pages; Panabaker was a well known Canadian painter, best known for his landscapes. His areas of interest were largely southern Ontario, Georgian Bay, Algonquin Park etc but he ventured into the Rockies and the Bahamas as well. The paintings I have seen were reminiscent of the Group of Seven. Panabaker had a contract with the Hallmark card company to... View more info

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The Nahanni Portfolio - Nahanni Portfolio Series Volume 2

By: Pat; Keough, Rosemarie Keough

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Stoddart / Nahanni Production: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17074

ISBN: 0773721673

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light creasing of dust jacket ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; Color Photographs; 180 pages; 119 full-colour images with commentary featuring the rich splendour of the Nahanni area of the Northwest Territories (Nunavut), the lanscape, flora and fauna. View more info