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Coridon's Song and Other Verses from Various Sources

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Published
1894
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$50.00

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London: MacMillan and Co., 1894 With an introduction by Austin Dobson. Original dark green cloth with with gilt decoration and titling to front and spine, gilt to textblock edge, dark green endpapers, frontispiece, illustrated throughout, 163 pages. Some age darkening and light wear, 'Presentation Copy' blindstamped to title page, some foxing, split between between front endpapers as well as between… Read more
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New Readings of Old Authors, Two Volumes

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$650.00

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London: Charles Tilt Two volumes of humorous engravings suggested by select passages from Shakespeare. No date, probably 1840s/1850s. Volume I: Romeo & Juliet - lacks title page, Hamlet, Macbeth, Richard the Third, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, Julius Caesar, The Tempest, King John. Volume II: King Lear, Coriolanus, King Henry IV - Part One, King Henry V, Love's Labour Lost,… Read more
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Averse to Beasts

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1994
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Very Good
ISBN
9781895714487
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$35.00

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Vancouver, B.C.: Raincoast Books, 1994 23 reasonless rhymes. More Gnash and less Ogden, these poems and their illustrations are also accompanied by a tape, in which Nick recites all 23 of the verses to an audience of wild animals. Guffaw all you will, forget not that the animals will get the last laugh! SIGNED by Nick Bantock on… Read more
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Master Key: An Electrical Fairy Tale

by Baum, L. Frank

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780929605647
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New York, NY: Books of Wonder, 1997 Originally published in 1901, just one year after Baum's "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz", this fun-filled, science-fantasy adventure is available illustrated by Nick Bruel. Illustrated glossy soft cover, signed by Nick Bruel to title page, black and white drawings, 151 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will… Read more
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Mountain Alphabet

by Askren, Patricia

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1980
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Very Good -
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$40.00

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Altitude Publishing Ltd., 1980 "A Mountain Alphabet" created by Patricia Askren in collaboration with Stephen Hutchings, Carole Harmon and Rick Simon. Illustrated card cover with tipped in accordion pages, beautifully illustrated with line drawings - one for each letter of the alphabet, at the back is a glossary overleaf, unpaginated. This little book is utterly charming and original. … 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 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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Dissimulation of Birds, A: An Anecdotal Look at One Hundred of the Most Common Species

by Lank, David M.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1988
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Good+ to Very Good-
ISBN
9780969156512
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$15.00

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Montreal: Antiquarian Press, 1988 This book is "intended for that Gawk of Birders who love ornithological trivia." Off-white card cover with black titling and illustration, black and white illustrations throughout, 160 pages. Cover and text block edges have minor smudges/marks, inscribed by author/illustrator on half title page, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a… Read more
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Carnivall Time at Strobeck

by Harris, May V.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1938
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Very Good-
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Chicago, Ill.: Albert Whitman & Co., 1938 This edition of Junior Press Books contains a childrens' story, set in the quaint and picturesque old town near the home of the Brothers Grimm, concerning the big event of the year: the annual chess tournament. Blue cloth with red titling and decoration on spine, colour pastedown in a red border on… Read more
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Alexandria

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2002
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New
Edition
First Canadian Edition
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Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2002 New book, old stock -- may have a little shelf wear. Alexandria will delight the millions of readers who fell in love with the epistolary romance of Griffin and Sabine. Awash with gorgeous artwork, the mystery of Griffin Moss and Sabine Strohem now entwines Matthew Sedon, an archaeologist steeped in Egyptian antiquity, and Isabella de… Read more
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Tingalayo

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
ISBN
9780517880999
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$20.00

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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." "Tingalayo" is a rich and lively interpretation of the rhythmic Calypso song from [childrens' singer] Raffi's album "One Light, One Sun." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling on front and spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation and words for the entire song at… Read more
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Five Little Ducks

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
ISBN
9780517583609
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." When her five little ducks disappear one by one, Mother Duck sets out to find them. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with yellow titling on front, black titling on white spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation and words for the entire song at back of book,… Read more
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Down By the Bay

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
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9780517566459
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." Book presents the illustrated text to Raffi's song "Down by the Bay" in which two young friends make up fantastic rhymes trying to top the other. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red titling on front, white titling on red spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation… Read more
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Shake My Sillies Out

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
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9780517566473
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." A trio of animals who can't get to sleep roam the forest and eventually encounter a group of campers who join them in shaking their sillies out. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, white titling on orange spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation… Read more
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Baby Beluga

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
ISBN
9780517583623
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." Book presents the illustrated text to Raffi's song about the little white whale who swims wild and free. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front and spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation and words for the entire song at back of book, unpaginated… Read more
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Wheels on the Bus

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
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9780517576458
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." "A rickety old bus collects an odd assortment of passengers in a quaint little town; the reader may join in with the sounds of the bus and motions of the driver and passengers." Colourfully illustrated soft cover, blue titling on front, white titling on blue spine, charming… Read more
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Spider on the Floor

by Raffi

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Black Sheep Books
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As New
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9780517885536
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New York: Crown Publishers An edition of "Raffi Songs to Read." Book presents the illustrated text to Raffi's song about a curious little spider. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with blue titling on front, black titling on white spine, charming full-page, full-colour illustrations throughout, musical notation and words for the entire song at back of book, unpaginated (approx. 28… Read more
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Sabine's Notebook

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1992
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New
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$30.00

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New York: Chronicle Books, 1992 New book, old stock -- may have a little shelf wear. A tale rich in the artistry, mystery, and surprise that makes the original saga so beloved. As the remarkable fates of Griffin and Sabine are gradually revealed, we are introduced to Matthew and Isabella, long-distance lovers who find themselves entwined not only in… Read more
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Griffin & Sabine - 10th Anniversary Edition

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2001
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New
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$32.00

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Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2001 10th Anniversary Edition of Griffin & Sabine. New book, old stock -- may have a little shelf wear. This is the book that started the Nick Bantock obsession. The story is told through the strange and intriguing correspondence of Griffin and Sabine. Since each letter must be pulled from its own envelope, the reader has… Read more
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Gryphon, The

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2001
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New
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New York: Chronicle Books, 2001 New book, old stock -- may have a little shelf wear. A tale rich in the artistry, mystery, and surprise that makes the original saga so beloved. As the remarkable fates of Griffin and Sabine are gradually revealed, we are introduced to Matthew and Isabella, long-distance lovers who find themselves entwined not only in… Read more
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Golden Mean, The

by Bantock, Nick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1993
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New
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New York: Chronicle Books, 1993 New book, old stock -- may have a little shelf wear. In this final volume of the best-selling trilogy the mystery of the two artists deepens and their questions grow more urgent. New obstacles (including a sinister intruder) test the tenacity of their passion, and in each letter or postcard, painting and prose are… Read more
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