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Sun and Saddle Leather

by CLARK, Badger; HUFFMAN, L. A. (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1920
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Fair
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Fifth edition
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Boston: Richard G. Badger, 1920. Fifth edition. Hardcover. Fair. xxix, [3], 221-221 p. 21 cm. B&w illustrations. Brown cloth. Bottom corners bumped, small tears in spine ends, hinges cracked internally and boards loosening. Bookplate on front pastedown. Inscribed by the author to bookplate owner Frederick W. Clarke on dedication page. Some light dampstains to first pages. Small tears… Read more
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Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border. Four volumes

by SCOTT, Sir Walter; HENDERSON, T. F. (eds.)

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Attic Books
Published
1932
Condition
Good
Edition
Revised Edition
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$100.00

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Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1932. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 4 vols.: xl, 376; 418; vi, 420; vi, 412 p. 21 cm. B&w frontispiece portrait of Scott. Cloth hardcovers in mylar-covered tan dustjackets. Jackets have light wear to edges and some soiling. Some rough page edges from when pages cut. Hole in spine of vol. I. Includes historical… Read more
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I'm Lucky: Grampa's Poems

by BURGESS, Clarence; ZEDIC, Chris (illus.)

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nd. ca. 1970
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Very good
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nd. ca. 1970. Softcover. Very good. Unpaginated. 22 cm. B&w line drawings. Staplebound card covers. Signed by Burgess on first page. Selections by Baltimore, Ontario songwriter.
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The Queen of Ethiopia

by JAMESON, Vere [SHUTE, Evan]

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Attic Books
Published
1970
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Good
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Edition of 100 copies
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The Author, 1970. Edition of 100 copies. Card covers. Good. 50 p. 25 cm. Blue card covers. Soiling to spine and a few spots to covers. Edges a little bent. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Tape marks on all endpapers.
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The Transparent Sea

by DUDEK, Louis; LEKAKIS, Michael (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1956
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: Contact Press, 1956. First Edition. Softcover. Good. 114, [5] p. 22 cm. Frontispiece illustration by Lekakis. Softcover. Covers stained. Remains of label on first leaf.
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Introductions from an Island 1973

by SKELTON, Robin (ed.)

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Published
1973
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Near fine
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Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, 1973. Softcover. Near fine. 45 p. 23 cm. Staplebound brown card covers. Signed by W. P. Kinsella on his poem The American Dream II. New writing by students in the Creative Writing Programme of the University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia. Mainly poetry.
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lan ga ge

by GARNEAU, Michel

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Attic Books
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Very good
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526 copies of which this is no. 136.
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Editions a la page. 526 copies of which this is no. 136. . Softcover. Very good. Unpaginated. 22 cm. Grey card covers. Discolouration to spine. Spot on rear. Inscribed by author across from title page. French text.
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The Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge Volume 3 1808-1819 Text & Notes

by COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor; COBURN, Kathleen (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1973
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Near fine
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$200.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1973. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. 2 vols.: xxii, unpaginated; xxxv, unpaginated. 24 cm. Frontispiece portrait of Coleridge in Text volume & 5 other illustrations. Burgundy cloth hardcovers in mylar-covered dustjackets. Review copy signed by reviewer on front free endpaper of Text volume. Includes a review by Professor J. W. B. Owen of Western… Read more
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The Shield of Achilles

by AUDEN, W. H.

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Attic Books
Published
1955
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Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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Random House, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 84 p. 24 cm. Brown cloth with black paper. In mylar-covered cream dustjacket. Soiling to jacket. Book slightly discoloured at top edge.
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Poems by Allan Ramsay and Robert Fergusson

by KINGHORN, Alexander Manson & LAW, Alexander (eds.)

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Attic Books
Published
1974
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Fine
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Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1974. Hardcover. Fine/Good. The Association for Scottish Literary Studies. xxxiv, 225 p. 23 cm. Blue cloth in dustjacket. Stains and small edge tears to jacket. Glossary at rear.
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Alter Sublime

by DEWDNEY, Christopher

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Attic Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780889102088
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Toronto: The Coach House Press, 1980. Paperback. Very good. 96 p. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback. Light edge wear. Inscribed by author on title page.
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Personal Encounters: poems about Irving Layton, Leonard Cohen, John Newlove and more

by HUTCHMAN, Laurence

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Attic Books
Published
2014
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Near fine
ISBN
9780887535383
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Black Moss Press, 2014. Softcover. Near fine. 79 p. 21 cm. Softcover. Inscribed by author to Shelagh Rogers on title page.
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Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect

by BURNS, Robert

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Attic Books
Published
1927
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Good +
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Facsimile edition of The Kilmarnock Burns first printed by John
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Glasgow: John Smith & Son, 1927. Facsimile edition of The Kilmarnock Burns first printed by John Wilson in 1786. Softcover. Good +. viii, [1], 10-240 p. 23 cm. Grey paper covers with small tears to edges and spine.
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The Bard of Biddulph 1843-1920

by REVINGTON, William Wakefield

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Attic Books
Published
1992
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Very good +
ISBN
9780969627005
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Cambridge, ON: Pawel Publishing, 1992. Softcover. Very good +. 138 p. 28 cm. Softcover. Light wear and soiling to exterior. History in verse: Poems include: Canada for the Canadians; The Loss of the Titanic; The German War; The Union Jack; A Recitation for Empire Day; Empress of Ireland; Robert Elliot Esq.; King Edward; Ballymote; Victoria Day… Read more
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To Circumjack Cencrastus

by M'DIARMID, Hugh

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Attic Books
Published
1930
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Very good
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1930. Hardcover. Very good/Fair. 206 p. 21 cm. Blue cloth in tan dustjacket. Jacket has discolouration, minor marks, darkened spine, chipped and torn spine ends. Signed by the MacDiarmid on front free endpaper. A few marks to spine flaps and endpapers.
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Continental Trance

by NICHOL, B. P.

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Attic Books
Published
1982
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Fine
ISBN
9780889820432
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Lantzville, BC: Oolichan Books, 1982. Softcover. Fine. 46 p. 23 cm. Softcover. Inscribed by author.
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Selected Poems 1940-1966

by BIRNEY, Earle; BROOKS, Leonard (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1966
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Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto/Montreal: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/good +. Leonard Brooks. 222 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations. Grey hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Spine head chipped, tear in upper rear panel, light wear elsewhere. Inscribed by author on title page and signed by him on copyright page. Faint stains on title. Includes Captain Cook, Machu… Read more
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Toys & Reasons

by SMALLBRIDGE, John

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Published
nd
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As new
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9780986641602
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$25.00

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nd. Softcover. As new. 56 p. 23 cm. Softcover.
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A Legend of the Trossachs and Other Poems

by MILLER, William

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Attic Books
Published
1912
Condition
Good
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Only 200 copies of this De Luxe Edition, each signed by Author.
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Glasgow and Dalbeattie: Fraser, Asher & Co, 1912. Only 200 copies of this De Luxe Edition, each signed by Author. This is no. 96. . Hardcover. Good. xvi, 260 p. 22 cm. B&w portrait of artist and 8 other b&w illustrations with tissue guards. Padded burgundy hardcover, all edges gilt. Spine faded and upper front faded. Small stains… Read more
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Incantations: Chants de Vie et de Mort

by HOLBAN, Marie (trans.)

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Attic Books
Published
1937
Condition
Good
Edition
No. 45 of 100
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Bucarest: M. O., Imprimerie Nationale, 1937. No. 45 of 100. Paperback. Good/Very good. 270 p. 20 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback in onion skin jacket. Part of rear cover missing. Small tears in jacket. Ink inscription on first page. A little foxing and thumbing. Stain on last page. French text.
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