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RIDLEY:  THE STORY OF A SCHOOL.  2 VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE., Beattie, Kim.  With collaboration in research by A.H. Griffith  Introduction by Arthur L. Bishop.
1 Beattie, Kim. With collaboration in research by A.H. Griffith Introduction by Arthur L. Bishop. RIDLEY: THE STORY OF A SCHOOL. 2 VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE.
St Catharines, Ontario Ridley College 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good - 
Volume One: 612 pp.- Volume Two's pagination runs 613-1265, 9 1/4" H, black boards with gilt lettering and school crest on front boards, orange spines with black title blocks/gilt lettering. Black endpapers with illustration by Edward Goodall. B&w photographs, reproductions. A history of Ridley College, St. Catharines, Ontario. Light rubbing and soiling on boards and spines. Volume One has minor discoloration at top corner of front board. Volume Two has faint foxing marks on front board, one slight corner bump. Slipcase has moderate wear and rubbing, one top rear corner is bumped. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
[TWO BICYCLE RELATED CATALOGUES.]  1. THE WORLD'S BEST VARIABLE GEAR: CYCLO OF COURSE and 2. BLUEMEL'S: FAMOUS FOR QUALITY., Cyclo / Bluemen's
2 Cyclo / Bluemen's [TWO BICYCLE RELATED CATALOGUES.] 1. THE WORLD'S BEST VARIABLE GEAR: CYCLO OF COURSE and 2. BLUEMEL'S: FAMOUS FOR QUALITY.
Birmingham / Wolston, Coventry Cyclo / Bluemel's Stapled in Wraps Good+ 
1. 'The World's Best Variable Gear - Cyclo of course'. 56 pp, 8 1/2" H, 1937. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings (gears, wheels, chains, clips, etc.). Includes testimonials, race results, "The 'Cyclo' - How It Works and How to Use It"; gears, parts and tools with prices, gear table. 2. 'Bluemel's: Famous for Quality'. 36 pp, 5 3/4" H, 1938. Profusely illustrated with b&w (and some use of red) drawings. Contents include: Celluloid and brass inflators for bicycle and motorcycle tires and footballs, inflator connections, celluloid mudguards, horn, safeguards, "Prismatic" reflectors, "Dualite" combined rear lamps and reflectors, dynamo sets, lamps, celluloid handles and chain covers, etc. Interiors - 1. very small soft crease at page corners. 2. rusty staples, otherwise both books are clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exteriors - 1. very small soft corner creases, some area of light rubbing, rust on staples. 2. rusty staples, rust marks on front cover, minor rubbing. 
Price: 55.00 USD
 
 
MOONWALKING WITH EINSTEIN:  THE ART AND SCIENCE OF REMEMBERING EVERYTHING., Foer, Joshua.
3 Foer, Joshua. MOONWALKING WITH EINSTEIN: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF REMEMBERING EVERYTHING.
New York Penguin 2011 159420229X / 9781594202292 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
307 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). "On average, people squander forty days annually compensating for things they've forgotten. Joshua Foer used to be one of those people. But after a year of memory training, he found himself in the finals of the U.S. Memory Championship. Even more important, he found a vital truth we too often forget: In every way that matters, we are the sum of our memories. (This book) draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of memory, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human remembering. Under the tutelage of top 'mental athletes', Foer learns ancient techniques once employed by Cicero to memorize his speeches and by medieval scholars to memorize entire books. Using methods that have been largely forgotten, he discovers that we can all dramatically improve our memories." Light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor wear and tiny tear at top of front flap-fold. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE GRAND OLD GAME:  A CENTURY OF GOLF IN CANADA.  POUR LE PLAISIR DU JEU:  UN SIECLE DE GOLF AU CANADA., Gordon, John.
4 Gordon, John. THE GRAND OLD GAME: A CENTURY OF GOLF IN CANADA. POUR LE PLAISIR DU JEU: UN SIECLE DE GOLF AU CANADA.
Warwick, Los Angeles, (1995). 
176 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 1895629470 B&w and color photos. BILINGUAL TEXT (ENGLISH/FRENCH). "Accompanied by compelling photographs from the RCGA (Royal Canadian Golf Club) archives, Gordon's book celebrates the accomplishments of Canadian golfers past and present as well as highlighting the extraordinary moments in Canadian golf from George Lyon's gold medal at the 1904 Olympics to Canada's stunning victory at the 1994 Dunhill Cup..." Light wrinkling/creasing to top half of half-title page, light bump at top of spine, small shallow bump to bottom edge of boards, light bump at bottom of hinges, light rubbing. Dust jacket has light wrinkling/creases - mainly along top edge, light rubbing. Very Good -/ Very Good- 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
5 Kavanagh, L.V. HISTORY OF GOLF IN CANADA.
Don Mills, Ontario Fitzhenry and Whiteside 1973 0889020140 / 9780889020146 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ 
207 pp, 11 1/4" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. "(This) treasury of Canadian golf includes the complete records of the: Canadian Open Championships; Canadian Amateur Championships; Willingdon Cup Matches; Senior Championships of Canada; Canadian Junior Championships; Canadian Juvenile Championships; Interprovincial Senior and Junior Team Matches; Canadian Ladies' Open; Canadian Professional Championships. While tournament histories and records make the book invaluable to any golfer, the author has drawn on a storehouse of Canadian golf experience, gained from years of travelling the Canadian and International tournament scene, to recall colourful players, golf anecdotes, and footnotes on the Canadian style of play. Even Canada's position in the world of golf is recorded through international competition and the many international invitational matches, including individual achievements by Canadian golfers." Very light wrinkling at bottom of spine, small star-shaped stamp mark on rear pastedown. Dust jacket has several very small edge tears archivally taped, moderate wrinkling at top edge, light edge wear - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, light soiling/rubbing on rear panel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
6 King, L.; McGhie, E.; Thomson, A. Foreword by Jim Farrell. THE HAMILTON GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB, 1894-2004. AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY.
Hamilton, Ontario Hamilton Golf and Country Club 2006 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
81 pp, oblong (8 1/2" H x 11" D). B&w and colour photographs/reproductions. Contents: Foreword; Acknowledgements; The Scottish Founders; The Aberdeen Avenue Years; Three National Champions; The Ancaster Course of Harry Colt; Notable Club Personalities; 1919: An International Match and the Canadian Open; Some Memorable Ladies' Events; The 1930 Open: Tommy Armour Defeats Leo Deigel; National Amateur Championships; Centennial Celebrations; The PGA Senior Tour Comes to Ancaster; The 2003 Open: Bob Tway is Victorious; A Looks Ahead; Appendix: Presidents and Captains. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor corner wear, very light rubbing on rear cover, small area of delamination on front cover bottom edge. 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
NOW YOU KNOW GOLF., Lennox, Doug.
7 Lennox, Doug. NOW YOU KNOW GOLF.
Dundurn, Toronto, 2008, first edition. 
181 pp, 9" H, soft cover. ISBN 9781550028706 "Everybody seems to be a golfer or at least know someone who is. The game is one of the world's most popular sports, and now Doug Lennox, the links pro of Q&A, hits the green with a barrage of golfing trivia on everything from albatrosses and barkies to stymies and yips. All the titans, male and female, take a swing, including Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan, Sam Snead, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Kathy Whitworth, Vijay Singh, Annika Sorenstam, Michell e Wie, and, of course, Tiger Woods. What is the oldest playing golf course in the world? Where was golf invented? How does the term 'sandbagger' connect golf with criminals? Who has won the most professional championships? When was golf firs t p l a y ed in the Summer Olympics? What member of British royalty introduced golf to Continental Europe? Who was the first female golfer to compete in a major men's professional match? What type of golf club did astronaut Alan Shepard use on the mo o n? " T he se and many other questions are answered in this book. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. Fine 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
AIR TRAILS.  NOVEMBER, 1950.  VOL. XXXV, NO. 2.  (FORMERLY AIR TRAILS PICTORIAL.), Lewis, Albert L., ed.  (Zboyan, Jiro Horikoshi, Frank Tinsley, George Reiss, Douglas Rolfe, Lloyd Hunt, Bob Hartlieb, William Winter, Bernard Beck, H.A. Thomas, Bill Hutchison.)
8 Lewis, Albert L., ed. (Zboyan, Jiro Horikoshi, Frank Tinsley, George Reiss, Douglas Rolfe, Lloyd Hunt, Bob Hartlieb, William Winter, Bernard Beck, H.A. Thomas, Bill Hutchison.) AIR TRAILS. NOVEMBER, 1950. VOL. XXXV, NO. 2. (FORMERLY AIR TRAILS PICTORIAL.)
Street & Smith, New York, 1950. 
90 pp, 11 3/16" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps - magazine format). Profusely illustrated, predominantly in b&w, with photographs, drawings, plans, advertisements. Contents: Sailplane Parade; Airmen of Vision; Air Notes; I Designed the Zeke; Air Warfare - Phase III; Development Highlights; Iron Pilots and Iron Men (Hollinger Ungava Transport); Air Progress: Search for Speed; C.A.P. Newsletter; Your Job in Aviation: Link Trainer Instructor; The National Championships; Dope Can; Internats; We e Bee; Screamliner "60"; DeHavilland Moth; Kinglet; Model of the Month: Lil Rascal; Motor of the Month: Torpedo .049; Competition Daze; Record Review. Interior - very light browning to pages, tiny crease at top corner of textblock, otherwi s e c l e a n and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light wear at top/bottom of spine - minor on spine, light browning to edges of textblock, light ink offset on front cover, very light browning on spine and rear cover, minor rub bi ng . Ve ry G oo d 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
9 Lowe, Kevin. With Stan and Shirley Fischler. CHAMPIONS: THE MAKING OF THE EDMONTON OILERS.
Scarborough, Ontario Prentice-Hall 1988 0132356236 / 9780132356237 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
356 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs. "When the Edmonton Oilers won their first Stanley Cup in 1984, Albertans rejoiced. They had waited 91 years for just this moment. When they won it again in 1985, a new era in hockey was born: The Edmonton Era. Just six years after being incorporated into the National Hockey League, the Oilers had won back-to-back Stanley Cups and rewritten half the record book. In these few years they had grown from a cocky, immature team into a championship team with character and charisma. Kevin Lowe describes all of this and more. In particular, he talks about his teammates - the magnificent Mark Messier, the Flying Finns, the unbeatable Grant Fuhr, Boy Wonder Wayne Gretzky and, of course, the controversial Glen Sather. (This) is the complete, dynamic chronicle of the team that Gretzky helped to propel to greatness, told from the point of view of (his) roommate and teammate Kevin Lowe." Slight wrinkle at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has soft wrinkling at bottom of spine and bottom of rear flap, very light rubbing on rear panel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
WESTMOUNT GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB., McIntosh, Frances; Baird, Sandy; Koch, Henry; Clark, Ruth; Chittem, Joan; Innes, John J.; Weltz, Reuben; Weltz, Kay; Wyse, Marjorie.
10 McIntosh, Frances; Baird, Sandy; Koch, Henry; Clark, Ruth; Chittem, Joan; Innes, John J.; Weltz, Reuben; Weltz, Kay; Wyse, Marjorie. WESTMOUNT GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB.
Westmount Golf and Country Club, Kitchener - Waterloo, Ontario, 1982. 
162 pp (last two pages are numbered but blank), oblong 8vo (8 1/4" H x 10 1/4" D), hard cover (green cloth with gold lettering on front board) - no dust jacket (as issued). Pictorial endpapers, b&w photographs. Produced to celebrate the 50th anniv ersary of the Club (1931-1981). Contents: Presidents' Message; The Beginning 1929-31; Westmount Charter Members; Past Presidents; From Farmland to Fairways; The Clubhouse; Westmount's First Decade; The War Years - 1939-1945; In Addition - 1945; I n Retrospect - Dress and Social; Jottings by J.J.; Golf at Westmount; The Women of Westmount - Golf; Champions; Major Golf Tournaments at Westmount; Curling at Westmount: A Six Month Addition to the Family; The Genesis of Tennis at Westmount; Th e Y ea r of Celebration 1981; Westmount Members. Area of very light glue residue on front board, area of very light glue residue on front pastedown and on verso of free front endpaper, minor waviness at bottom edge of pages. Very Good 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
THE MORGAN YEAR 1987., Rowe, Chris, et al.
11 Rowe, Chris, et al. THE MORGAN YEAR 1987.
England Morgan Sports Car Club 1987 Stapled in Wraps Very Good - 
64 pp, 11 3/4" H. Lots of b&w photographs. Includes: Scottish Speed Sprinters, Midland Centre Trial, Curborough Sprint, Bentley Drivers' Club Meeting, Morgans Only Race Series; Cromford Steam Rally, Morgans at Windermere, Morgans on the Orient Express, M.S.C.C. Championship Final Positions 1987, etc. Interior - three pages with faint erased pencil underlines, one page with a dog-ear crease at top corner, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - scattered light wrinkling on covers with light rub marks on wrinkles, minor soiling marks and a few tiny dents on front cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
12 Schroeder, Roger and Guge, Robert. CARVING MINIATURE WILDFOWL WITH ROBERT GUGE. HOW TO CARVE AND PAINT BIRDS AND THEIR HABITATS.
Mechanicsburg, PA Stackpole 1997 0817727092 Soft Cover Very Good 
272 pp, 4to (10 15/16" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings, color plates. Contents: Introduction - With Respect for Birds; Puffins Take 1; A Robin in the Fox River Valley; A Tapestry of Puffin Activity; An Avian Anatomy Lesson; Creating a Birdscape; East to Maryland; The World Championships; Best in World; North to Alaska; Eagle Nest and Rock; East to Easton; A Partridge in a Field; Winter Miniatures; Back to The World with Bluebirds; Bibliography; A Sampling of Competitions and Exhibitions; Sources for Supplies. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edgewear, light rubbing, spine flat and uncreased. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
BALTUSROL 100 YEARS: THE CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF BALTUSROL GOLF CLUB., Trebus, Robert S. and Wolffe, Richard C., Jr.
13 Trebus, Robert S. and Wolffe, Richard C., Jr. BALTUSROL 100 YEARS: THE CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF BALTUSROL GOLF CLUB.
Baltusrol Golf Club, Baltusrol, New Jersey, 1995. 
166 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0964739801 Profusely illustrated with color and b&w photographs, reproductions. "The story of Baltusrol is more than a history of a golf club. It is an integral part of the larger story of the evolution of the greatest game of all. In 1895, during the infancy of golf in America, New York socialite Louis Keller and three other enthusiastic gentlemen founded the club. They didn't know much about golf, but Baltusrol quickly b e c a m e o n e of the most celebrated clubs in the world. Then in 1901 the six-year old United States Golf Association (USGA) selected Baltusrol to host the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship. A remarkable tradition of hosting national champions hi ps h ad b e gu n. In nine of ten decades of the 20th century, Baltusrol has been the site of at least one national championship...." Very minor wear at bottom edge. Dust jacket has areas of light edge wrinkling, light rubbing - mainly on rea r p ane l. Ne ar fi ne/ Ver y Good 
Price: 55.00 USD
 


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