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Illustrated Poems

By Sigourney, Mrs. L.H.

New York: Allen Brothers, 1869. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Covers are faded, top and bottom of backstrip have small rips in the cloth and one large inch and a half rip along backstrip edge. Gilt page edges. Illustrated with beautiful engravings. Covers have beveled edges. Hinges are cracked..

$38.81

Spendthrifts --The Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books

By Mason, Guy

The Ryerson Press, 1928. Book. Good. Card Covers. Inscribed by Author(s). 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Limited edition of 250 copies. Spine is torn about an inch up from the bottom..

$9.31

Songs of a Bluenose

By Cody, H.A.

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1925. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Some small tears, some staining and some yellowing on dustjacket. Book covers are clean and bright. Book of poetry..

$19.40

The Spirit of The Bluenose and Other Poems

By MacIntosh, Claire Harris

Halifax, NS: Imperial Press Limited, 1951. Book. Good. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A scarce book. Author signed the title page and also inscribed the book to Captain Angus Walters who was captain of the Bluenose. Some small tears and some scuffing on covers. There is a two inch tear up the spine from the bottom..

$19.40

Each Book a Drum: Ten Years of Halifax Humanities

By Halifax Humanities

Halifax Humanities Society, 2015. Book. Good. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Small crease on covers. Clean inside and out. "An eclectic collection of history, memoirs, poems, and textual exegeses...".

$15.52

Tallahasse A Ballad of Nova Scotia

By Merkel, Andrew

Halifax, NS: Imperial Publishing Co, Limited, 1945. Book. Illus. by Chambers, Robert. Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Some small tears and a chip on the dustjacket. Clear plastic protective removable covering on dustjacket. Inside is clean..

$15.52

An Acadian Sheaf Selections from Current Nova Scotian Poetry Volume Two 1935

Halifax: Canadian Author's Association Nova Scotia Branch, 1935. Book. Fair. Paper. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paper is chipped at top and bottom of backstrip.Small tears on cover edges..

$7.76

Maud A Monodrama

By Tennyson, Alfred Lord

London: MacMillan and Co., 1922. Book. Illus. by Sullivan, Edmund J.. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator(s). 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Greenish covers with tan spine. Paste down title on spine. Corners and edges are bumped. Pages have deckle edges. Endpapers are yellowed, brown spot on first few pages. Previous owner's bookplate on inside on front cover (book belonged to Archibald MacMechan a noted Nova Scotia author). Beautifully illustrated. Limited edition signed by artist (520 copies)..

$46.57

Tallahasse A Ballad of Nova Scotia

By Merkel, Andrew

Halifax, NS: Imperial Publishing Co, Limited, 1945. Book. Illus. by Chambers, Robert. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Covers are bumped and rubbed to boards. Top and bottom of spine is starting to fray. Former school library book with some marking in pen on front end paper. Library card pocket was removed from back end paper, top layer of paper was ripped during its removal. The occasional pen mark in book..

$9.31

The Song of Hiawatha (The Players Edition)

By Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Chicago, New York, London: Rand McNally & Company, 1911. Book. Illus. by Horn, Grace Chandler. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. With and introduction by Dr. Frank W. Gunsaulus. Illustrated with photos of the Wa-ya-ga-mug and the Indian players. A large heavily illustrated volume. May cost more to ship. Previous owner's name on flyleaf and on title page..

$27.16

Poems and Essays,

By Howe, Joseph The Hon.

Montreal, Quebec: John Lovell, 1874. Book. Good. Hardcover. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Maroon beveled boards with gilt decoration. Spine is faded. Chip at top of spine, bottom of spine is rubbed. Ink stamps indicating that this book belonged to a former Archbishop of Halifax, Nova Scotia. These are on the endpapers, title page and introduction page. Published soon after his death..

$50.45

The Rhymes and Songs of a Chairmaker

By The Bass River Home and School Association (compiled by)

The Bass River Home and School Association Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Previous owner's name in pen on front flyleaf. Some marks in red pen on rear endpaper. Poetry written by a chair maker employed by Bass River chairs in Nova Scotia. .

$15.52

This is Cape Breton

By Seward, Alice

New York: Vantage Press, 1984. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A book of poetry about Cape Breton. Dustjacket and book are clean..

$11.64

The Poetry of Lucy Maud Montgomery

By Montgomery, Lucy Maud- selected by McCabe, Kevin & Ferns, John

Toronto: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1987. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket is covered in clear mylar (mylar has a piece torn off) Front cover has price sticker residue. Some yellow scotch tape marks on the hidden part of dust jacket. Previous owner's name is written on flyleaf. Inside is book is clean..

$9.31

In Caribou Land

By Miller, Florence

Toronto, Ontario: Ryerson Press, 1929. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Blue paper on boards is starting to rip exposing board. . Backstrip is yellowed and starting to rip on bottom. Page edges are roughly cut. Clean inside..

$27.16

Snowbound

By Whittier, John G.

Buffalo, NY: The Hayes Lithographing Company, 1911. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Covers are rubbed to boards on corners. Small tear in the book cover. Marbles end papers. Foxing throughout..

$15.52

The People

By Peacock, F. W.

Jesperson Press, 1983. Book. Good. Soft cover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Poetry inspired by the people of Northern Labrador..

$7.76

Centennial Tales and Selected Poems

By Kirkconnell, Watson

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1965. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dustjacket is soiled, creased and has some small rips. Previous owner's name on endpapers. Author signed title page. Inside is fairly clean..

$17.07

The Cathedral and Other Poems

By Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

Toronto: The Musson Book Company, Ltd., 1936. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Cover is faded on spine and back. Inside is very clean and tight..

$6.98

Maelstrom

By Liederman, Earle

Self Published, 1930. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A collection pf poetry from former 1920's-1930's bodybuilder turned poet. Inscribed on front endpaper "Best of wishes from Earle Liederman (The Wandering Poet of Radioland)" Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Covers are scuffed and a bit soiled. A very scarce book..

$31.04

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