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Image for The Best of No Depression: Writing about American Music

The Best of No Depression: Writing about American Music

By: Alden, Grant; Peter Blackstock

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 2005

Seller ID: 143602

ISBN: 0292709897

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 288 pages. View more info

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Transformations

By: Anne Sexton

Price: $7.46

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1971

Seller ID: 137814

ISBN: 039512722X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 113 pages. "These poem-stories are a strange reenactment of seventeen Grimm fairy tales. What is most astonishing about these transformations is that they end up being as wholly personal as Anne Sexton's most intimate poems, coming curiously, for all their story-sound from a deep place." View more info

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Vancouver: A History in Photographs

By: Aynsley Vogel; Dana Wyse

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Altitude Publishing Canada Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 139470

ISBN: 1551530767

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. "Vancouver has experienced many dramatic changes since its beginnings on the edge of the frontier. Once an almost inaccessible logging town, it has grown to be a major North American urban centre, and a jewel of the Pacific Rim. Within a mere century, it has metamorphosed from a little venture... View more info

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Vancouver: A History in Photographs

By: Aynsley Vogel; Dana Wyse

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Altitude Publishing Canada Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 144078

ISBN: 1551530767

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. "Vancouver has experienced many dramatic changes since its beginnings on the edge of the frontier. Once an almost inaccessible logging town, it has grown to be a major North American urban centre, and a jewel of the Pacific Rim. Within a mere century, it has metamorphosed from a little venture... View more info

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Seattle's International District: The Making of a Pan-Asian American Community

By: Chin, Doug

Price: $35.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Washington Press: 2001

Seller ID: 140302

ISBN: 0295981970

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, appears new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, except for very light wear to lower front corner only. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 124 pages, chapters include: Seattles first chinese settlement, The anti-chinese movement in Washington, Nihonmachi (Japantown), From sojourners to settlers, Filipinos arrive in the district, Heyday... View more info

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Celebrating a Collection: The Work of Dorothea Lange

By: Dixon, Daniel; Joyce Minick; Paul Schuster Taylor

Price: $18.95

Publisher: The Oakland Museum: 1978

Seller ID: 143075

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Some wear and spots to cover. 98 pages. Oblong format: 10"w x 8 3/8"h. Many b&w reproductions of Dorothea Lange' photographs. The contributors to the text include George W. Neubert, Therese Thau Heyman, Paul Schuster Taylor, Daniel Dixon and Joyce Minick. View more info

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The First Summer: Photographs of the Matanuska Colony of 1935

By: Fox, James H.

Price: $205.95

Publisher: Alaska Rural Rehabilitaiton Corporation: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 142517

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear only to oversize covers: two marks at spine on front cover, a little bit of corner wear, back upper corner is turned out slightly, covers show scuffing. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 80 pages with usually four captioned b&w photos per oversize page, with chapter introductions, usually one page. Chapters include: Voyage of the North Star, Arrival of the Colonists, Drawing for the Land, Permane... View more info

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Canada's Pacific Gateways: Realizing the Vision

By: Hick, W.B.M.

Price: $76.95

Publisher: B.C. Canada, Prince Rupert Port Authority: 2011

Seller ID: 142525

ISBN: 0973389419

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 450 pages with a great many photos, mostly in b&w. Chapters, with a large number of sub-chapters, include Rail corridors through the Cordillera to Canada's two Pacific gatways; The first Pacific gateways to overseas treade; The gateways 1917 to 1929 -- Panama extends Vancouver's reach to atlantic m... View more info

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Notes on a Banana: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Manic Depression

By: Leite, David

Price: $9.95

Publisher: N Y, Dey St. / William Morrow: 2017

Seller ID: 140500

ISBN: 0062414372

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Image for Out of the Shadows: Uses of Depression, Anxiety, and Anger in the Enneagram

Out of the Shadows: Uses of Depression, Anxiety, and Anger in the Enneagram

By: Margaret Frings Keyes

Price: $6.46

Publisher: Molysdatur Publications: 1988

Seller ID: 136027

ISBN: 0929042018

Condition: Near Fine


Very nice, clean book with light scuffing to covers only. Straight, tight spine, creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior. Nearly new. View more info

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B Street: The Notorious Playground of Coulee Dam

By: Reyes, Lawney L.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: University of Washington: 2008

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 131906

ISBN: 0295988533

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, barcode cut out on half-title page, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. B Street tells intimate stories about the street of shops, restaurants, bars, and brothels where the workmen who built the Grand Coulee Dam spent their recreational hours and wages. From the beginning, B Street was the place to play and let off steam for the white workingmen who had faced the hard times o... View more info

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Minstrels of the Dawn: The Folk-Protest Singer As a Cultural Hero

By: Rodnitzky, Jerome L.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Nelson-Hall: 1976

Seller ID: 125937

ISBN: 0882292846

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 192 pages. View more info

Pennies from Heaven: Prairie Stories from the Great Depression

By: Schmidt, Ralph

Price: $7.84

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Ralph Schmidt: 2004

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 118697

ISBN: 1554300215

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 302 pages. Signed by Author. View more info

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Words for Dr. Y: Uncollected Poems with Three Stories

By: Sexton, Anne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139824

ISBN: 0395270812

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 101 pages. 5 7/8"w x 8 5/8"h. Full beige cloth boards. Edge wear, small tears, and sticker residue to dust jacket. "Anne Sexton's tenth and final volume of poems, Words for Dr. Y., brings together most of her importatnt worth that remained unpublished at the time of her death." Edited by Linda Gray Sexton, Anne Sexton's daughter. View more info

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Houses for All: The Struggle for Social Housing in Vancouver, 1919-1950

By: Wade, Jill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 120159

ISBN: 0774804955

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 248 pages. Contents: Housing and Reform in Pre-Depression Vancouver; "Slum Dwellings": The Housing Problem in the 1930s; Responding to the Housing Problem in the 1930s: The Campaign for Low-Rent Housing; "A Camp Existence"' The Housing Problem in the 1940s; Responding to the Housing Problem in the 1940s: The War on Canada's "Number One Emergency"; Conclusion; Notes; Index. View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130271

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 119165

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info