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To Kill a Mockingbird

By Lee, Harper

Philadelphia & New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960 This copy of the Pulitzer Prize winning classic of modern American literature is the second impression as stated in the colophon and stated 'second printing' on the dust jacket. A rare copy with the original dust jacket. Brown boards with green cloth to spine, brown titling to spine, 296 pages. The book shows a light reading slant, a slim stripe of sunning to spine ends, the previous owner's name inked to ffep. The dust jacket shows edge wear with chipping to spine ends and corners, a three quarter inch closed tear and some creasing to top of front, a one inch closed tear to back. It is now protected with an archival quality cover. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition, Second Impression. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$495.00

White and the Gold, The - The French Regime in Canada

By Costain, Thomas B.

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1954 This handsome volume is a signed, limited edition (#174 of 250) with the addition of an actual page from the original working manuscript of "The White and the Gold". Blue leather with bevelled edges, gilt titling on white spine label, white and gilt decoration and border on spine, top edge of textblock is gilt, other edges are untrimmed, decorated end papers, clear plastic dust jacket. Small smudge to dedication page. Plastic dust jacket missing bottom part to front and a few small pieces at top of spine. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Limited/First Edition. Full-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$225.00

Naturalist's Voyage Round The World

By Darwin, Charles

London: John Murray, 1909 Journal of Researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage round the world of H.M.S. 'Beagle' under command of Captain Fitz Roy, R.N. Green cloth with dark green decoration, gilt titling to spine, frontispiece shows H.M.S. Beagle, black and white illustrations, 521 pages plus 10 pages of publisher's advertisement. Top free corners lightly bumped, some shelf and edge wear, light fraying to spine ends, previous owners' name to first pastedown and with date to title page, some age darkening, light smudging to fron endpapers, split to rear endpapers therefore binding a bit loose. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Second Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$145.00

Averse to Beasts

By Bantock, Nick

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 title page and inside the box. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Bantock, Nick. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Morning Star

By Bantock, Nick

Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2003 New book, old stock. The mystery that began with a single enigmatic postcard reaches a dramatic resolution in The Morning Star. The final destination on a journey across fabled landscapes and the uncertain terrain of the human heart. SIGNED by Nick Bantock. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. Illus. by Bantock, Nick. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Death Warmed Over
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Death Warmed Over

By Rogak, Lisa

Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press, 2004 Funeral Foods, Rituals, and Customes from Around the World. A unique cookbook that shows you how to incorporate long-standing cultural traditions - from the Amish and Eskimo to Greek adn Polish - into the planning of a well-rounded celebration of life. Soft cover with flaps, 160 pages. Bump to top free corner, very light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$45.00

Way of Individuation
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Way of Individuation

By Jacobi, Yolande

New York & Scarborough, ON: New American Library, 1983 Translated by R.F.C. Hall. The indispensable key to understanding Jungian psychology. Soft cover, black titling to front and spine, 177 pages plus 3 pages publisher's advertisement. Light age darkening , very small crease to front free bottom corner of cover and first few pages, light crease to back free bottom corner of cover. This copy is in remarkable condition, no creasing to spine. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$150.00

Complete Ghost Stories of Charles Dickens
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Complete Ghost Stories of Charles Dickens

By Dickens, Charles & Peter Haining (Editor)

New York & Toronto: Franklin Watts Inc., Publishers, 1983 In this collection Haining has brought together for the first time all Charles Dickens's ghost stories, including several long-lost tales. Introduction by Peter Haining. Black cloth with silver titling to spine, original black and white illustrations, 342 pages. A few tiny, barely visible spots to top of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows minor rubbing to spine ends. The dust jackets is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

Four Minute Essays - Complete Set of 10 Volumes
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Four Minute Essays - Complete Set of 10 Volumes

By Crane, Frank

New York / Chicago: Wm. H. Wise & Co., Inc., 1919 The complete set of 10 volumes with short essays by Dr. Frank Crane. These writings are often described as words of timeless wisdom. Brown leatherettes with eagle enblem to front, gilt to top of textblock edge, the first nine volumes have 160 pages, the tenth volume ending with an index has 159 pages. Rubbing to corners and edges, name stamp to ffep, binding firm except for volume five which shows a split between ffep and title page, volume one shows a few light smudges to page 81-83. Due to the value of this book set, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Leatherette. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$195.00

Dyeing Wool and Other Protein Fibers: An Introduction to Acid Dyes
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Dyeing Wool and Other Protein Fibers: An Introduction to Acid Dyes

By Rex, Susan

Susan Rex, 2004 Rex gathered all her dyeing information and compled it into this book. Black comb binding, multicoloured front and back, white titling to front, 147 pages. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Comb Binding. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

Ash Petals
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Ash Petals

By Legris, Sylvia

Salt Spring Island, BC: Mother Tongue Press, 1996 Co-Winner of 2nd Annual {m}Other Tongue Press Poetry Chapbook contest 1996. Limited edition of 100 this being number 51. Interlocking hand-cut front cover with handmade paper design on left, title and author letterpress with black ink on a rectangle of orchid paper, staple binding, violet hand-made endpapers, tipped-in photograph by Paula Swan, signed by author to limitation page, unpaginated. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. First Edition. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Chap Book.

$50.00

Company of Heroes: My Life as an Actor in the John Ford Stock Company
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Company of Heroes: My Life as an Actor in the John Ford Stock Company

By Carey, Harry

Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Incl, 1994 The story of the making of the film 'Company of Heroes' as well as the eight subsequent ones. Carey observes "the process of filming Westerns by one of the true masters of the form". Tan cloth to boards, blue titling to front and spine, author's inscription to ffep dated 6-7-94, frontispiece, three clusters of black and white photographs, 218 pages. Front board shows two lines of bubbling of cloth and on the inside two lines of creasing of the pastedown. The dust jacket shows two creases matching those on the board underneath. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

Battle for Stalingrad
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Battle for Stalingrad

By Chuikov, Vasili Ivanovich

Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964 "Written by the commander of the 62nd (Siberian) Army, the man responsible for Stalingrad's defence, this dramtic record of the singel most important battle of the World War II is presented with an introduction by Hanson W. Baldwin, military editor of the New York 'Times' and a leading American military historian." Brown cloth, black titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, several black and white photographs, 364 pages. Top edge lightly sunned, small bump to top edge of front board, some light sunning to back board. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and back, chipping to corners and spine ends. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

This Is Paradise
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This Is Paradise

By Fertig, Mona

Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada: Mother Tongue Press, 2005 First Edition. Limited edition of 125, this is number 58 - signed by the author. Gray card cover with 3 gradated rectangular window handcut into the cover and 1st two pages. 2 tipped-in photos fo former Mt. Belcher woods and trails by author. Handsewn with coloured cotton embroidery thread. Inscribed by author to half title. This is a beautifully craft poetry chapbook complete with publisher's polypropylene bag. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Limited/Numbered. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$50.00

Coots in the North and Other Stories
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Coots in the North and Other Stories

By Ransome, Arthur

London, UK: Jonathan Cape, 1988 Edited, with an introduction and notes, by Hugh Brogan. Brown cloth, gilt titling to spine, a few drawings, 144 pages. Faint foxing to top of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows inside and to flaps. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Image
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Image

By De Berg, Jean

New York, NY: Grove Press, Inc., 1967 The complete text. Black cover, white titling, red textblock edge, 139 pages. Two light creases to bottom free corner of back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$50.00

Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Rush
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Golden Trail: The Story of the Klondike Rush

By Berton, Pierre

Toronto, ON: Macmillan, 1954 Title in the "New Historical Series for Young People" of "Great Stories of Canada" This is the full story of the Klondike gold rush from 1896, when gold was discovered, to 1899, when the Nome rush began and the Klondkie rush ended. Amber coloured cloth with blue titling to front and spine, illustrated endpapers, beautifully illustrated by Duncan MacPherson, 147 pages. A two and half inch of tape to ffep, minimal markings. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine, some edge wear with a bit of chipping to top of spine. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. Illus. by Macpherson, Duncan. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$38.00

Snowdrops from a Curate\'s Garden
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Snowdrops from a Curate's Garden

By Crowley, Aleister

Chicago, IL: The Teitan Press, Inc., 1986 Edited with a Prolegomenon by Martin P. Starr. White cloth, gilt titling to spine, author's name in gilt to front, grey endpapers, frontispiece, 197 pages. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$90.00

Mango Woman: Eight Erotic Poems
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Mango Woman: Eight Erotic Poems

By Ferting, Mona

Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Mother Tongue Press, 1996 First Edition. This copy is #97/100, signed and numbered at back, personal inscription by author to half title. Book contains eight erotic poems which are attractively combined with two tipped-in colour illustrations, unpaginated (approximately 24 pages.) Colourfully illustrated orange jacket, decorated purple end papers which are handmade paper, poems and paintings are placed on Chinese ceremonial paper that has been brushed with an orange liquid made from seaweed, each page is separated by a tissue-guard, the last page describes the unique and interesting composition of this book and has author's signature and limited edition notice in purple ink. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Limited/Numbered. Paper in Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Genus Galanthus
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Genus Galanthus

By Davis, Aaron P.

Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2000 A Botanical Magazine Monograph. Series Editor - Brain Mathew. Published in association with The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Grey boards, gilt titling to spine, illustrated with illustrations by Christabel King, black and white drawings and full colour photographs, 297 pages. Minor shelf wear. Dust jacket shows a few light pressure marks and is now protected in a Brodart cover. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by King, Christabel. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

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