Pacific Rim Used Books
PO Box 565
Anacortes, Washington 98221 USA
Pacific Rim Used Books started selling books on the internet in 1995 as a part of "The Business" , a bricks-and-mortar store .
The Business, founded in 1978 by Glen Des Jardins and now owned by Nick Rennis, continues to serve Anacortes
and online customers via its selection of fiercely independent new music.
Thanks to all our customers who have made 25 plus years of online book selling worth while.
Glen Des Jardins
You can also search for our titles and order from:
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Last modified March 29, 2023
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New Arrivals and Featured Items
16858 Stemler, Dorothy C., Roses of Yesterday and Today, 4 catalogs from Tillotson's Roses.
1969, 1971, 1972 & 1973, with 76-78 pages. Good condition. Old and modern roses with descriptions and b&w photos. $25
Politics - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
16672 Railway Mail Service, 4 Railway Mail Service bag tags from the 1930s and 1940s.
Very good. 4.75 x 2.5 inches, form 5135 Parcel Post for Special Handling, form 5138 Perishable Do Not Delay,
form 5152 Bad Order and Form 5156 United States Waste.
Railway Mail Service, railroad, railroadiana, philately, ephemera $25
16864 Zi-Chang, Tang, Fundamentals Of Chinese Culture 3 Volumes:
Poems of Tang
Principles of Conflict (Has blotter tissue for the chop)
Wisdon of Dao (Has blotter tissue for the chop)
Hardbacks bound in silk with leather spines, clear plastic wrappers, all in slip cases. Author chop on all title pages.
T. C. Press 1969, Good condition. Lightly worn slip cases. Plastic dust wrappers - wrappers have some wrinkles.
Tang poetry, wisdom of Dao, Taoism, Principles of conflict a rewrite of Sun Zi's "Art of War".
Includes the original 10 x 7 inch prospectus. $800
16800 Chuma, Kaoru, Port of Osaka Circa 1968
Hardback covers. Good. Faint shelf wear. 5 x 10 inches, a complicated, multiple fold-out arrangement of pages with color pictures.
Also included is a 9.75 x 13 inch map with Osaka on one side and Kinki District on the other $30
16887 Keller, Helen, Autographed letter from 1943. Fair to good.
Edges of one side torn when opening the envelope.(enclosed)
Keller writes commenting on the war and pressures on democracy. She also asked for a contribution
to The American Foundation for the Blind. $400
Restaurant Menus 1940-1960
15765 Teal Airlines, Discover The "Spirit Of The South Pacific"
Circa 1960? 8 x 3 inch "South Pacific Cocktails" calculator. Aviation, Teal Airlines, Air New Zealand, ephemera $20
The Alaska Highway in 1962
Pulling An Airstream Trailer With A 1956 Chevrolet
16427 Raney, Vic, The Alaska Highway, Trailer Travel Magazine from 1962.
Good condition. A stapled 5 page article from Trailer Travel Magazine about the Alaska Highway in 1962.
A 1956 Chevrolet Station Wagon is towing an Airstream Trailer of a similar vintage.
There are 7 b&w Photos. Recreation Vehicle, Alaska Highway, Alaska, Airstream, Automotive, Chevrolet $20