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image of Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley

Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley

by Campbell, Robert M.

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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1999. Soft cover. Very Good/-. Perspectives on Timothy Findley - October 1997 at Trent University a Timothy Findley conference was held uniting many writers in their representation of Findley as a source of creative inspiration and mentorship through their poems and remembrances. Glossy purple soft cover with white titling to front and spine, 194 pages. Light shelf wear.… Read more
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Contact 1952 - 1954

by Gnarowski, Michael

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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$28.00

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Montreal, QC: Delta Canada, 1966. Card Cover. Very Good/-. Being an Index to the contents of 'Contact' a little magazine edited by Raymond Souster, together with notes on the history and the background of the periodical by Michael Gnarowski plus "Some afterthoughts on 'Contact' Magazine" by Raymond Souster. Light shelf wear and light sunning to front and spine.… Read more
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Oz-Story Magazine No. 3

by Maxine, David & Eric Shanower

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780964498846
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$58.00

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Hungry Tiger Press, 1997. Soft cover. Very Good/-. Signed by Editor David Maxine & Assistant Eric Shanower. Some of the stories in this volume: 'Ozma sees herself' by Edward Einhorn, 'Buffalo Dreams' by Jane Mailander, 'King, King! Double King!' by Ruth Plumly Thompson, 'The Glass Dog' by Frank L. Baum and many more. Glossy illustrated soft cover, illustrated… Read more
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Bibliographia Oziana - Revised and Expanded

by Hannff, Peter E. & Douglas G. Greene, Dick Martin, James E. Haff, David L. Greene

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Published
1988
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As New
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$35.00

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The International Wizard of Oz Club, 1988. Hardcover. As New/As New. A concise bibliographical checklist of the Oz books by L. Frank Baum and his successors by Douglas G. Greene and Peter E. Hanff. Founded and Continuing the Baum Bugle Checklist by Dick Martin, James E. Haff and David L. Greene. Red cloth, black titling to front and… Read more
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In the Suicide's Library: A Book Lover's Journey

by Bowling, Tim

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781554470891
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$52.00

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Kentville, NS: Gaspereau Press, 2010. First Edition. . Soft Cover in Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. Being an Adventure through Twentieth-Century American Poetry, Mid-life & Bibliomania Sparked by the Coincidental Discovery of a Book of Poems by Wallace Stevens, Signed by Weldon Kees, & Left Out in the Stacks of a University Library. Soft cover with a striking black… Read more
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Baroque Horrors: Roots of the Fantastic in the Age of Curiosities

by Castillo, David R.

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Published
2012
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Very Good
ISBN
9780472034918
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$30.00

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Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 2012. Soft cover. Very Good/-. 'Baroque Horrors' turns the current cultural and political conversation from the familiar narrative patterns and self-justifying allegories of abjection to a dialogue on the history of our modern fears and their monstrous off-spring." Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and white titling to spine,… Read more
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Inoperative Community

by Nancy, Jean-Luc & Peter Connor (Editor and Translator)

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Fourth Printing.
ISBN
9780816619245
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$20.00

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Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2001. Fourth Printing. . Soft cover. Very Good-/-. Nancy examines community as an idea that has dominated mondern thought and traces its relation to concepts of experienc, discourse, and the individual. Edited and translated by Peter connor. Foreword by Christopher Fynsk. Soft cover, gift inscription to poet Phyllis Webb to half… Read more
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Guide to British Historical Manuscripts in the Huntington Library

by Huntington Library

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Published
1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780873281171
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San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/-. A comprehensive survey of the Huntington Librarys's research collections of British hiistorical manuscripts, which range in date from the eleventh to the twetnieth century. Green cloth with gilt titling to front and spine, 448 pages. Minor shelf wear. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping… Read more
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Shakespeare and the Mystery of God's Judgments

by Hunter, Robert G.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780820303888
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$25.00

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Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1976. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/Good+ to Very Good-. Hunter maintains that the impact of the Protestant Reformation on the Elizabethan mind was in great part resonsible for the emergence of the outstanding tragedies of the age. Brown cloth, gilt titling to spine, 208 pages. Minor shelf wear with a minor… Read more
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Descant 164, Spring 2014: Cartooning Degree Zero

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Published
2014
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Very Good
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Toronto, Ontario: Descant Art & Letters Foundation, 2014. Soft cover. Very Good/-. Cartooning Degree Zero: The Graphic Literature Issue. Descant 164, Spring 2014, Volume 45, Number 1. A quarterly publication Glossy white soft cover with line drawing illustration, blue ffep, illustrated throughout, 258 pages plus 14 pages of advertisement. Minor edge wear. For some international orders we will… Read more
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Barry Callaghan: Essays on His Works

by Uppal, Priscila, Editor

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Toronto, Canada: Guernica Editions Inc.. Soft cover. Very Good-. A "collection of artistic responses and critical appreciations of Barry Callaghan's work." Contributors include Margaret Atwood, Timothy Findley, Marie-Claire Blais, William Kennedy, Janice Kulyk Keefer, Dennis Lee and many others. Purple and yellow soft cover with yellow titling on front, black on spine, 524 pages. Cover has minor shelf… Read more
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image of Personal Best: Representative Poems and Prose Passages from the Masters of Written English, in Which They are Judged to Have Been Most Themselves

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1992. Card Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. A personally chosen anthology of poetry and prose, printed for private circulation, limitation unstated, by Ralph Maud, Department of English, Simon Fraser University, on the occasion of his mother's 91st birthday. Brown card cover with black titling and illustration within a simple border on front, 137 pages. Spine lightly sunned, stained… Read more
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$150.00
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Writings for John Doheny

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Published
1993
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Good+ to Very Good-
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Vancouver, B.C.: Samm Izdat' Press, 1993. Soft Cover in Wraps. Good+ to Very Good-/Good. Subtitled on title page: "Presented to John Doheny On the Occasion of His Retirement from The Department of English, University of British Columbia, By his Friends, Colleagues, Students and Family." White soft cover without titling, illustrated with a few black and white illustrations and… Read more
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111 West Coast Literary Portraits

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Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Mother Tongue Press. Soft cover. Very Good. Peterson, Barry & Blaise Enright, Photographers. A collection of 111 black and white portraits of British Columbia authors, with texts written by the authors. Black and white soft cover with white titling on spine and front, French flaps, mauve end papers, black and white photographs throughout, 256… Read more
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One Thousand and One Plays for the Little Theatre

by Shay, Frank, Editor

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Published
1923
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Good
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Cincinnati, OH: Stewart Kidd Company, 1923. Hardcover. Good. A bibliography of 1,001 plays, compiled by Frank Shay, Director, Wharf Players of Provincetown. Dark grey boards, black cloth spine, black upper text block edge, black titling on pale grey label on front and spine, 91+ pages, publisher's advertising at back. Corners worn, cover has shelf wear with some pale… Read more
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Andromache of Euripides, The, An Interpretation

by Dovacs, Paul David

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Very Good-
ISBN
9780891303909
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Chico, California: Scholars Press. Soft cover. Very Good-. Book is No. 6 of The American Philological Association's American Classical Studies, edited by John Herington. This study is the author's attempt to understand the artistic intent of Euripides in his play, the Andromache. Illustrated green soft cover with white titling on spine and front, 117 pages. Minor edge wear,… Read more
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Calgary, Alberta: Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good-/-. Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, list of errata taped to end paper, 499 pages, fold-out black and white map at back of book. Upper text block edge has a couple of pale smudges, cover has minor shelfwear, end paper foxed where errata was taped… Read more
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image of Sears List of Subject Headings, Canadian Companion

Sears List of Subject Headings, Canadian Companion

by Haycock, Ken & Lynne Isberg

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Published
1978
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Very Good-
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New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1978. Hardcover. Very Good-/-. This book is "to be used with the 11th edition of Sears list of subject headings, published in 1977." Brown cloth with green titling on spine and front, 50 pages. This is an ex-library book with the usual library markings, very minor wear to spine ends and corners. Book… Read more
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Provinvcial's Book About Book Production

by Rockman, Arnold, Editor

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Very Good-
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Provincial Paper, Limited,. Hardcover. Very Good-/-. This short book does not pretend to be an exhaustive guide to the history and techniques of book design and production.The publisher felt that there was a need for a handy reference work to which neophyte editors, designers and production personnel could refer." Red cloth with white titling on front, decorated red… Read more
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Il Racconto in Grecia: Enunciazioni e Rappresentazioni Di Poeti

by Calame, Claude

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9788842032953
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$15.00

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Italy: Laterza, 1988. First Edition. . Soft cover. Very Good-. A volume of Biblioteca di Cultura Moderna Laterza (#961) Book is written in Italian, translated from the original French by Maria Rosaria Falivene. Illustrated white soft cover with red & black titling on front, red & white titling on black spine, 230 pages. Cover has negligible shelf wear… Read more
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