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CAW-CAW BALLADS. by  Wilson MacDonald - Hardcover - 9th Printing  - 1963 - from Capricorn Books (SKU: 20783)


CAW-CAW BALLADS. by  Wilson MacDonald - Hardcover - 9th Printing  - 1963 - from Capricorn Books (SKU: 20783)


by MacDonald, Wilson

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Very Good/Good+
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Don Mills, Ontario: T.H. Best, 1963. 47 pp, small 8vo (7 3/4" H). Non-personalized inscription by author on half title page: "Yours in good caws. Wilson MacDonald". B&w illustrations. Human foibles are satirized in these poems featuring crows. Contents: The Political Crow; The White Crow; The Black Crow; The Society Crow; The Critic Crow; The Exclusive Crow; The Service Club Crow; The Golfing Crow; The Titled Crow; The Poor Sick Crows; The Artist Crow; The Barrister Crow; The Fundamentalist Crow; The Henpecked Crow; The Pepless Crow. Tiny chip at edge of rear pastedown, minor edge wear to boards. Dust jacket has fading to spine and flap-fold color, light wrinkling at top of rear hinge. . Inscribed By Author. 9th Printing . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Guy Rutter..


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Capricorn Books CA (CA)
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MacDonald, Wilson
Guy Rutter.
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
9th Printing
T.H. Best
Place of Publication
Don Mills, Ontario
Date published
Crows, Humour, Humor, Satire, Golf, Golfing, Barristers, Lawyers, Artists, Service clubs, Society, Fundamentalists, Marriage, Henpecked husbands, Snobs, Albinos, Human nature, Politics, Politicians.
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Welcome to Capricorn Books. We offer a wide range of used, out-of-print and antiquarian books in most subjects, for readers and collectors alike. Our business has been in operation since 1995 and we have been selling on the internet since 1999. We have a general stock with larger catalogues being Military History, History, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Children's, Art, Antiques. All orders are processed promptly. Our goal is to ship your book(s) within 24 hours and notify you when we have done so - we always try to keep you informed. Enjoy your visit!


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