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Fiat Le Mot Qui Fait Des Prodiges

By Saint-Laurent Raymond De

Dublin, Ireland: Edouard Aubanel Edituer, 1947 VERY GOOD 1947 softcover printing. All text in French language. Light foxing spots on cover, all pages clean, binding slightly loose. 4.75" x 7.25", 171 pages.. Soft Cover.

$40.00

No Fixed Address : Tales from the Street

By Scott, Susan; Sturk, Mike

Calgary, Alberta: Calgary Drop-In Centre Society, 2000 FINE First edtion. Nearly perfect wraps, as-new binding, as-new unmarked pages. A very nice copy. 7" x 10", 100 pages, illustrated with photographs, introduction by former Alberta Premier Peter Lougheed, foreword by singer-songwriter Jann Arden. A collection of biographies of 19 homeless people in Calgary, Alberta. "A taut, haunting, magnificent set of human stories. Each one depicts the strength, heartbreak, sorrow and ultimate loss to society of intelligent, creative people living on the streets.". Soft Cover.

$14.00

Thinking of You My Sister: A Collection of Poems
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Thinking of You My Sister: A Collection of Poems

By Schutz, Susan Polis (Editor)

Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.: Blue Mountain Press, 1987 NEAR-FINE/NEAR-FINE First Edition, 1st Printing Stated. Gift quality; crisp, clean, no markings, unclipped DJ. 6.25" x 9.25", 62 pages. This is a perfect thank-you for a thoughtful and wonderful sister. This touching collection is filled with the most beautiful poems and sentiments ever written for sisters.. Hard Cover.

$12.00

Prairie Fire, A Magazine of Canadian Writing, Vol. IX, No.3, Autumn 1988

By Taskins, Andris (Editor)

Manitoba Writer's Guild, 1988 VERY GOOD Trade paperback. Nice copy, little wear, no markings. 6" x 9", 140 pages. In this special 10th anniversary issue is a gripping interview with Maria Campbell, terrific new stories by Cecelia Frey & Veronica Ross, Michael Olito's Ritual Art, Vernacular Musings by Di Brandt & Les Mundwiler, poems by Phyllis Webb, Erin Moure, Kenneth McRobbie & others - as well as drawings, reviews, humour, readers' letters & more. . Soft Cover.

$7.95

Building on Common Ground, Winnipeg Habitat for Humanity 1993 Jimmy Carter Work Project

By Matties, Lorraine E.; Peters, Gordon (editors)

Winnipeg Habitat for Humanity, 1993 AS-NEW/FINE First Edition. No markings, no wear. Nearly perfect DJ with no tears, no chipping. 9.25" x 12.25" folio. In 1993, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter joined 700 volunteers and built 18 homes for Habitat for Humanity. This book celebrates the rare spirit of civic leaders, the business community and the volunteers of Winnipeg, Manitoba. . Hard Cover.

$14.00

Bhopal Aftermath Review: Assessment of the Canadian Situation

By Bissett, D. Wayne (Chairman)

Environment Canada, 1986 Very Good in excellent card covers. Clean, tight, no markings. 8.5" x 11", 238 pages. In light of the world's most tragic chemical accident at Bhopal, India in 1984, when more than 2,000 people were killed, and tens of thousands injured, the Minister of the Environment ordered an assessment of the adequacy of existing measures to respond to major industrial accidents in Canada. This final report was prepared by a Steering Committee and working groups representing 13 government and private agencies. . Soft Cover.

$92.00

You\'re Only Old Once! A Book for Obsolete Children
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You're Only Old Once! A Book for Obsolete Children

By Seuss, Dr. (Geisel, Theodor Seuss)

NY: Random House, 1986 AS-NEW/FINE First Edition, 1st Printing. No markings of any kind, no bumps, no wear, pristine condition. Quarter-bound in brown cloth with green gilt lettering, and paper covered boards with author's name blind-stamped on front. Unclipped DJ is nearly perfect with no tears, no chipping. 8.25" x 10.25", no pagination. . Hard Cover.

$35.00

The Groom\'s Survival Manual
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The Groom's Survival Manual

By Perry, Michael

NY: Pocket Books, 1991 FINE First Trade Paperback Printing. Unmarked, appears unhandled and unread, crisp, clean, no creases, 5.25" x 8.25", 215 pages. This guide is designed to help the groom select his best man and ushers, select the right tuxedo, plan the honeymoon, choose the first home, and adjust to marital life. Also includes the groom's role in ring selection, invitations, rehearsal dinner, honeymoon, bachelor party, and many other aspects of engagements and weddings. Written in a colloquial style with plenty of anecdotes and analogies, the author includes helpful charts.. Soft Cover.

$7.95

Saga Plays (The Passing of Sinfiotli, Ingiald Evilheart, The Sword of Sigurd)

By Betts, Frank

Oxford, UK: B.H. Blackwell, 1917 VERY GOOD First Edition HC. Nice blue cloth with faded spine, minor marks on paper label on front board, part of paper label on spine missing. Nice interiors, solid, as-new hinges, unmarked, top edge tanning. 5.5" x 7.75", 101 pages. Several pages were uncut by the printer, leading me to believe the text is unread. Contains three Viking sagas, The Passing of Sinfiotli, Ingiald Evilheart and The Sword of Sigurd. . Hard Cover.

$45.00

Juggling for the Complete Klutz, 3rd Edition
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Juggling for the Complete Klutz, 3rd Edition

By Cassidy, John; Rimbeaux, B.C

Palo Alto, California, U.S.A.: Klutz Press, 1994 NEAR-FINE 3rd Edition Trade Paperback. Nearly perfect wraps, pristine unmarked interiors. 5.5" x 8.5", 82 pages. If you can scramble an egg, find reverse in a VW, or stumble onto the light switch in the bathroom at night, you can learn how to juggle, even if you're a complete klutz. More than one million copies in print. . Soft Cover.

$6.95

Interim Flood Risk Map of the City of Winnipeg, Along the Red, Assiniboine and Seine Rivers

Winnipeg, MB, Canada: Environment Canada Inland Waters Directorate; Manitoba Department of Natural Resources Water Resources Branch, 1980 Fine folded map, 1:30,000 scale, 40" x 50". A map prepared by the Environment Canada Inland Waters Directorate and the Manitoba Department of Natural Resources Water Resources Branch in February-March 1980, to show the flooding risk in the City of Winnipeg, along the Red River, Assiniboine River, and Seine River. Shaded areas indicate areas expected to flood. Also shows control gate and Red River Floodway as well as other designated floodways, normal water levels, and locations of historic sites, parks, golf courses, city boundaries, main roads and highways. Mint condition..

$20.00

Will Gordon Sinclair Please Sit Down
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Will Gordon Sinclair Please Sit Down

By Sinclair, Gordon

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1975 NEAR-FINE/no DJ First Edition. A really nice copy with nearly perfect boards, and as-new text. Previous owner's name on front endpaper obscured with felt pen only. 5.75" x 8.5", 222 pages. - He was labelled brash, blunt, controversial, pugnacious and hostile. But Sinclair claims he's undersized, timid, and afraid of what people will think, in fact, nobody's hero. This is the sequel to Sinclair's 1966 book, "Will the Real Gordon Sinclair Please Stand Up.". Hard Cover.

$9.95

Scott's Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue, Ninety-first Edition (1935)

By Luff, John N.; Clark, Hugh M

NY: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., 1935 VERY GOOD 91st Edition published in 1935. Deep maroon cloth boards with silver titles and designs. Front endpaper excised, otherwise all interiors Fine. 6.75" x 9", 1055 numbered pages, plus dozens of additional pages.. Hard Cover.

$20.00

I Wish I'd Known At 21

By Shaw, J. Marvin

Toronto: Advancement Publishing, 1966 FINE/VERY GOOD First Edition, 1st Printing. A beautiful copy, SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. No wear, crisp, solid, unmarked, a few spots on top edge only. DJ has minor shelfwear only. 6" x 8.75", 115 pages, plus index. Thoughts and writings on morality, inspiration and personal philosophy - collected by the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Noxzema Chemical Company of Canada.. Hard Cover.

$20.00

Vox 81, University of Winnipeg Yearbook 1980-81

By Murray, Jan (Editor)

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: University of Winnipeg, 1981. FINE unmarked HC, nearly perfect burgundy boards, pristine interiors. Approx. 8" x 11", 119 pages. 1980-81 yearbook of the University of Winnipeg.. Hard Cover.

$18.00

The Great Canadian Book of Lists
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The Great Canadian Book of Lists

By Kearney, Mark; Ray, Randy

Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1999 VERY GOOD First Edition Trade Paperback, SIGNED by co-author Randy Ray on first page. A very nice copy with nearly perfect covers and a small gift inscription on 1st page. 5.75" by 9", 324 pages. - - - From the authors of 'The Great Canadian Trivia Book", a fine collection of Canadiana. What are Canada's worst disasters? Best beers? Most haunted places? Top 10 military events? This book chronicles more than 130 years of achievements, people and events that shaped the country. Each list is annotated with details, giving readers great insight into the history and societal trends in Canada. The lists are organized by subject area: Arts and Entertainment, Business, Environment and Nature, History, Miscellaneous, Music, People, Politics, Science, Sports, Travel and Leisure, the Future.. Soft Cover.

$14.00

Adventure in Service : The Story of Rotary, It's Origin, Growth and Influence

Evanston, Il: Rotary International, 1968 AS-NEW 17th Printing HC, May, 1968. Pristine maroon & gold boards, nice presentation page bound in, dated 1970. Color tissue-guarded frontis of Paul P. Harris, Founder of Rotary. Book given to new members of the Rotary Club of Toronto. Explains Rotary's history, mission & goals, literature, functions, international service, etc.. Hard Cover.

$9.95

Adventure in Service : The Story of Rotary, It's Origin, Growth and Influence

Chicago: Rotary International, 1953 AS-NEW 7th Printing HC, March, 1953. Pristine blue & gold boards, nice presentation page bound in, dated 1955. Color tissue-guarded frontis of Paul P. Harris, Founder of Rotary. Book given to new members of the Rotary Club of Winnipeg. Explains Rotary's history, mission & goals, literature, functions, international service, etc.. Hard Cover.

$9.95

Collins Magazine Annual for Boys and Girls, Volume Six (6) 1953
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Collins Magazine Annual for Boys and Girls, Volume Six (6) 1953

London, England: Collins Seagull Library Series, 1953 VERY GOOD First Edition. Really nice opy with nearly perfect crimson boards, minor corner rubs. Interiors as new - all 256 pages crisp & clean. Endpapers have a few light foxing spots & short gift inscription dated 1953. Approx. 8" x 11" - - - Excerpts from previous 12 months of Collins Magazine - photos, illustrations, 2 complete novels, 15 short stories. Includes articles on pets, natural history, hobbies and pastimes, travel and holidays, science and inventions, current affairs, cartoons, jokes.. Hard Cover.

$24.00