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SKETCHES FROM A LIBRARY WINDOW

By: Anderton, Basil

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1923

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 1265

Condition: 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. View more info

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Jocoseria

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10720

Condition: 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 View more info

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Dramatic Idyls second series

By: BROWNING, Robert

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10728

Condition: 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 View more info

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In Flanders Field And Other Poems of the First World War

By: Busby, Brian John (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Arcturus Pub: 2005

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 18577

ISBN: 1841933465

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar.; 7.20 X 5 X 0.80 inches; 192 pages; A collection of poetry written by 30 poets during WWI, honouring the service of those who suffered and died. View more info

We Wasn't Pals Canadian Poetry and Prose of the First World War

By: Callaghan, Barry & Bruce Meyer & Margaret Atwood

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Exile Editions: 2001

Seller ID: 13771

ISBN: 1550966421

Condition: 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. View more info

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The Fighting Race and Other Poems and Ballads

By: Clarke, Joseph I. C.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New York, The American News Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18398

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth covered boards show some shelf wear, small corner bumps and light soiling. ; A tight solid book. Top edges gilt, fore and bottom edges untrimmed, laid paper. Gilt stamped titles front and spine. ; 207 pages View more info

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THE OWL BEHIND THE DOOR

By: Cooperman, Stanley; Gord Oglan illustrator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12751

Condition: 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 View more info

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Sourdough and Gold Dust

By: Fleming, Everett Samuel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Diggon's Presses: 1954

Seller ID: 15197

Condition: 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. ; 14 pages; Fleming describes himself as 'a sometime parson in the Klondike'. View more info

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The Terrible Rain The War Poets 1939 - 1945

By: Gardner, Brian (Editor)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18147

Condition: 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 View more info

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Bettina und Achim von Arnim Eine fast romantische Ehe (Paare) (German Edition)

By: Gersdorff, Dagmar von

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Berlin, Rowohlt: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14441

ISBN: 3871342882

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


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 (1806–1808), 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 da... View more info

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Life on the Creeks Hard Luck Tales of a Yukon Gold Miner

By: Holloway, Samuel D.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Whitehorse YK, Throndiuck Enterprises: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17449

Condition: 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. View more info

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Vignettes of Vancouver and Some Vagrant Verses

By: Hood, Robert Allison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Education Services Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17281

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


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. View more info

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Yeats' Ireland an illustrated anthology

By: Kiely, Benedict

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Aurum Press Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 16155

ISBN: 1854100149

Condition: 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. View more info

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Even At This Distance

By: Knight, Ann & Kinsella, W. P.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lawrencetown Beach, N.S., Pottersfield Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8798

ISBN: 0919001890

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

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Songs from Appledore

By: Laighton, Oscar

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge MA, Riverside Press: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10298

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Balls for a One-Armed Juggler

By: Layton, Irving

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1963

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 12680

Condition: 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 View more info

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A Flagon of Beauty

By: MacDonald, Wilson

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, The Broadway Press: 1958

Edition: Sixth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17463

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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 View more info

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RHYMES OF A ROUNDER

By: MacInnes, Tom

Price: $16.50

Publisher: North Vancouver, BC, The Review Presses: 1931

Seller ID: 2316

Condition: Good+


Trade PB; Covers have very light soiling, shelfwear along edges and corners, light chipping. View more info

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ELVIRA AND FERNANDO

By: McEvoy, Bernard

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Montreal, Private Printing: 1927

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1078

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Signed by Author; Signed by author and dated (Vancouver B.C. Oct 12 1927) on FFEP. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 150 pages; Corners a little worn, short strip torn from front paper board. This is copy no. 78 of 100 printed by Southam Press. It is from the library of Gwen Cash, Canada's 1st female reporter. View more info

A Second Book of Poems

By: Munro, Anne Catherine

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Self-published: 1971

Seller ID: 13889

Condition: Very Good


Light wear bottom edges, stamp, Christmas sticker and gift notation on FFEP; Stapled wraps; Trade PB; 59 pages View more info