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SKETCHES FROM A LIBRARY WINDOW, Anderton, Basil
1 Anderton, Basil SKETCHES FROM A LIBRARY WINDOW
New York D. Appleton 1923 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
182 pages; Green cloth covered boards with gilt printing and decoration, corners bumped, previous owner's name on FFEP. Untrimmed fore and bottom edges. This is a study of a few of the authors beloved tomes. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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2 Birney, Earle TRIAL OF A CITY AND OTHER VERSE
Toronto Ryerson Press 1952 First Canadian Edition Hardcover Good in Poor dust jacket 
DJ in mylar. DJ is soiled with tears and chipping, some pieces missing top of spine and back. Heavily marked on FFEP, BFEP, front and back boards in pencil and ink. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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SATIRES OF HORACE (TRANSLATED BY VARIOUS HANDS) THE DORIC EDITION, Breviary Treasures
3 Breviary Treasures SATIRES OF HORACE (TRANSLATED BY VARIOUS HANDS) THE DORIC EDITION
Boston Nathan Haskell Dole 1905 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Small 8vo; 214 pages; Back end paper torn out. Off-white spine brown vellum boards. This is no. 128 of 550. Each page has Beardsley like illustrations. Bumping to bottom of spine small tears top , some scuffing. Previous name on FFEP. Heavy uncut paper, frontispiece by Learned, page illustrations act as a 3/4 border for the verses. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Dramatic Idyls  second series, BROWNING, Robert
4 BROWNING, Robert Dramatic Idyls second series
London Smith, Elder 1880 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cloth covered boards with mitered corners, show some fraying head & tail of spine. Some foxing first couple of pages and last couple of pages as well as page edges ; A bright solid, book, hinges intact; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 147 pages 
Price: 29.95 USD
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Jocoseria, Browning, Robert
5 Browning, Robert Jocoseria
London Smith, Elder & Co. 1883 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Red cloth boards with mitred corners show light wear, some spotting, spine faded. Small piece missing top first page of advertisements at back ; A tight solid book, hinges intact, gilt titles on spine still bright ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 143 + ads pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Callaghan, Barry & Bruce Meyer & Margaret Atwood We Wasn't Pals Canadian Poetry and Prose of the First World War
Toronto Exile Editions 2001 1550966421 / 9781550966428 Paperback Very Good- 
Some creasing & rippling of card covers with french flaps, remainder mark bottom page edges; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 0.9 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 264 pages; Ignored by critics and readers of the time, these poems were written by Canadians who witnessed the horror of World War I first-hand, forming an anthology in which the forgotten experiences of a decade are finally remembered. 
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7 Carman, Bliss Later Poems
Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1923 Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Decorative endpapers 
Only light wear and spotting to light blue cloth covered boards ; Dark green stamped art and gilt titles front and spine - an attractive book, B&W frontispiece with tissue guard ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 203 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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THE OWL BEHIND THE DOOR, Cooperman, Stanley; Gord Oglan illustrator
8 Cooperman, Stanley; Gord Oglan illustrator THE OWL BEHIND THE DOOR
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1968 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ shows some edge wear with short tears, stylized ink stamp on FFEP ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Sourdough and Gold Dust, Fleming, Everett Samuel
9 Fleming, Everett Samuel Sourdough and Gold Dust
Victoria, BC Diggon's Presses 1954 Softcover Very Good+ 
Light edge wear and soil to yellow card covers ; This stapled wraps chap book was 'prepared especially for the International Sourdough Re-union in Vancouver, August 16-18, 1954. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 14 pages; Fleming describes himself as 'a sometime parson in the Klondike'. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Terrible Rain The War Poets 1939 - 1945, Gardner, Brian (Editor)
10 Gardner, Brian (Editor) The Terrible Rain The War Poets 1939 - 1945
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket 
DJ shows light shelf wear, light chipping and light soiling, corners bumped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Bettina und Achim von Arnim  Eine fast romantische Ehe (Paare) (German Edition), Gersdorff, Dagmar von
11 Gersdorff, Dagmar von Bettina und Achim von Arnim Eine fast romantische Ehe (Paare) (German Edition)
Berlin Rowohlt 1997 3871342882 / 9783871342882 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author; Only slight wear to dust jacket; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Text in German ; B&W Illustrations; 0.87 x 8.11 x 5.2 Inches; 206 pages; "Arnim (1781 1831) was influenced by the earlier writings of Goethe and Herder, from which he learned to appreciate the beauties of German traditional legends and folk songs. Forming a collection of these, published the result (18061808), in collaboration with Clemens Brentano under the title Des Knaben Wunderhorn. He married Brentano's sister Bettina in 1811, who won wide recognition as a writer in her own right, and their daughter Gisela (one of seven children) became a writer as well." 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Life on the Creeks Hard Luck Tales of a Yukon Gold Miner, Holloway, Samuel D.
12 Holloway, Samuel D. Life on the Creeks Hard Luck Tales of a Yukon Gold Miner
Whitehorse YK Throndiuck Enterprises 1984 First Edition Spiral bound Very Good+ 
Light shelfwear to yellow card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; A poetry book honouring gold and placer miners everywhere. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Vignettes of Vancouver and Some Vagrant Verses, Hood, Robert Allison
13 Hood, Robert Allison Vignettes of Vancouver and Some Vagrant Verses
Vancouver BC Education Services Ltd. 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Harry E. White 
DJ is soiled, torn with chipping and large areas missing head and tail of DJ spine.; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 84 pages; Poems about Vancouver, British Columbia and the surrounding area. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Yeats' Ireland an illustrated anthology, Kiely, Benedict
14 Kiely, Benedict Yeats' Ireland an illustrated anthology
London Aurum Press Ltd 1989 1854100149 / 9781854100146 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Light wear to extremities, a little sticker damage on front free end paper. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.80 X 7.60 X 0.90 inches; 192 pages; A lovely illustrated book of Yeat's poetry with some commentary by Kiely. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Even At This Distance, Knight, Ann & Kinsella, W. P.
15 Knight, Ann & Kinsella, W. P. Even At This Distance
Lawrencetown Beach, N.S. Pottersfield Press 1994 0919001890 / 9780919001893 First Edition Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Lee Harwood cover art 
Signed by One Author; Illustrated covers have some minor creasing and soil ; Inscribed by Kight on front fly leaf. A bright solid book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 77 pages; Laid in is a review of one of Kinsella's books 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Songs from Appledore, Laighton, Oscar
16 Laighton, Oscar Songs from Appledore
Cambridge MA Riverside Press 1899 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author; Light soil to green cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and design. dampstain surrounding hinge front and back - doesn't extend to text ; A bright solid, book - signed by author on blank page ; 27 pages; Laighton, younger brother to New England writer Celia Thaxter, grew up on the islands off the coast of New Hampshire. These writings are paeans to those same islands 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Layton, Irving Balls for a One-Armed Juggler
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1963 First Canadian Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
DJ scuffed, chipped with short tears, previous owner has embossed his seal on FFEP, some erasure (minimal damage) on FFEP & front pastedown ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages; An early collection of one one of Canada's pre-eminent poets 
Price: 15.95 USD
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A Flagon of Beauty, MacDonald, Wilson
18 MacDonald, Wilson A Flagon of Beauty
Buffalo, NY The Broadway Press 1958 Sixth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author; DJ shows edge wear, small tears and light soiling. Bookstore stamp on front pastedown. Marks on top and bottom pages edges have appearance of remainder marks. ; Signed by the author with a lovely notation. A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 233 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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19 MacDonald, Wilson OUT OF THE WILDERNESS
Ottawa The Graphic Publishers Limited 1926 First Canadian Edition Hardcover Good Signed by Author
Signed by Author; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 209 pages; Signed by Author. This is No. 40 of 1500 of a Limited numbered run signed by the author. Dark green boards are stained on front, sun -faded on spine, corners bumped with shelfwear evident on edges and corners. Decorated FFEP has some damage at top, with previous owner's sticker. Endpapers illustrated by Wilson MacDonald. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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20 MacInnes, Tom RHYMES OF A ROUNDER
North Vancouver, BC The Review Presses 1931 Paperback Good+ 
Trade PB; Covers have very light soiling, shelfwear along edges and corners, light chipping. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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