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Will Ye Let the Mummers In ?

By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Irwin Publishing, 1984 Original blue illustrated cover trade paperback with white and yellow lettering. Cover is sunned, and bottom corner is creased. 1991 printing. 22 short stories by one of New Brunswick's own. 164 pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Miracle at Indian River

By Nowlan, Alden

Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1968 Original blue cloth on boards with gold lettering on spine. Library pocket and markings. 18 short stories by New Brunswick's most sought-after author and poet. 132 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$15.00

Among the Shadows - Tales From the Darker Side

By Montgomery, L.M./Wilmshurst, Rea (Ed.)

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Inc., 1990 Original dark blue cloth with blue-grey dustjacket with pink and white lettering and vignette of a young woman in a graveyard. Previous owner's bookplate. Nineteen short stories with "dark" themes, some criminal, others supernatural. This would make a lovely gift for a Montgomery collector. 310 pp. . Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Near Fine. Illus. by B & W Illustrations. 6 x 9 Inches.

$20.00

The Finest Tree and Other Christmas Stories from Atlantic Canada

By Soucoup, Dan (Ed.)

Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 2014 Light green trade paperback with dark green, maroon and black lettering and decoration accented with gilt. Twenty-one Christmas stories by Maritime authors, including Ernest Buckler, L.M. Montgomery, Alden Nowlan, Will R. Bird, and others. 160 pp., including contributor biographies.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 in..

$15.00

Plain Tales from the Hills

By Kipling, Rudyard

New York: Doubleday & McClure Co. , 1899 Early edition of an early book. I read the first story, Lispeth, yesterday, and wondered how and why Kipling is so widely known. I had never read any of his work before. Today I read the same story again and felt "involved" in it to the extent that I wanted to punish her family and "friends" for their treatment of her. Book is from a Sunday School library. Hinges lightly cracked but holding together well. 310 pp. . Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Who Do You Think You Are ?

By Munro, Alice

Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, Ltd., 1978 Green cloth on boards, perfect bound. Her fourth book, comprised of ten loosely-connected stories featuring a litany of "lovers"(losers) . Ralph Gillespie was an exception. 206 pp.. First Edition. Perfect Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You; 13 Short Stories

By Munro, Alice

Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd., 1974 Blue cloth on boards. DJ chipped head and foot, with one short edge tear. Previous owner's name in light pencil. Thirteen short stories including "How I Met My Husband" and "Forgiveness in Families." All the characters in this book are fictitious. 246 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Tales of Mystery and Imagination

By Poe, Edgar Allan

Leicester, England: Galley Press, 1987 No writing or damage on book or DJ. 28 scary stories you remember reading as a kid. 446 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage. The Golden Heritage Series.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Great Short Novels; An Anthology
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Great Short Novels; An Anthology

By Weeks, Edward (Ed.)

Garden City, N.Y.: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1943 Green cloth on boards. A tremendous bargain for the fiction enthusiast ! 12 complete, short novels ! The Sea of Grass by Richter; The Apple-Tree by Galsworthy; The Trader's Wife by MacKenzie; The Spanish Farm by Mottram; The End of the Tether by Conrad; Of Mice and Men by Steinbeck; A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy by Sterne; Porgy by Heyward; Billy Budd, Foretopman by Melville; Jacob's Room by Woolf; The Aspern Papers by James and The Bridge of San Luis Rey by Wilder. 999 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Minus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

The Progress of Love
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The Progress of Love

By Munro, Alice

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1986 Beige composition boards backed in green composition. Two short corner fold tears in DJ. Signed by the author on title page. Eleven short stories. 309 pp.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

Actions and Reactions
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Actions and Reactions

By Kipling, Rudyard

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Page, and Co., 1916 Soft, red full leather on flexible boards has one cover scratch and some edge wear. I still get inquiries about the swastika ! Top edges gilt. 324 pp. 16 short stories.. First Edition. Full Leather on Flexible Board. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$20.00

The Woman Clothed with the Sun and Other Stories
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The Woman Clothed with the Sun and Other Stories

By Lucas, F.L.

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1938 F.L. Lucas (1894-1967) is known as having a powerful style of writing. This book contains ten stories, one of which lends its title to the book. Others are : The Hydra; A Christmas in Padua; Madame de Malitourn's Cold; Glory; The Last Flight of Vincenzo de Amicis; The Roman Road; The Trinity; The Dictator; and The Last Act. 343 pp. Rust cloth on boards. No writing or damage to book. DJ spine torn nearly full length and one panel separated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Baffles of Wind and Tide; A Selection of Newfoundland Writings
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Baffles of Wind and Tide; A Selection of Newfoundland Writings

By Rose, Clyde (Ed.)

Portugal Cove, NF: Breakwater Books, Ltd, 1976 Light wear but no writing. A gathering of short stories, poetry, and drama from Newfoundland. 138 pp.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Squires; Dawe; Hansen.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Heart Throbs; Volume Two
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Heart Throbs; Volume Two

New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1911 Green cloth with full pastedown panel on boards. Prose and verse contributed by the American people. Previous owner's name. 447 pp. plus index of titles and authors.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.00

Stubborn Strength; A New Brunswick Anthology
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Stubborn Strength; A New Brunswick Anthology

By Nowlan, Michael O.

Don Mills, ON: Academic Press Canada, 1983 A collection of verse and prose from dozens of New Brunswick poets and authors, grouped by date of publication. 150 pp.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

La Belle Que Voila
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La Belle Que Voila

By Hemon, Louis

Paris: Nelson, Editeurs, 1923 A series of short stories published two years after the marvelously successful Maria Chapdelaine. Text in French. Sold 100,000 copies the first week.. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$15.00

Old Man Savarin and Other Stories
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Old Man Savarin and Other Stories

By Thomson, Edward William

Toronto: William Briggs, 1895 Brown cloth on boards. Wear to head and foot of spine. 14 short stories including McGrath's Bad Night, Little Baptiste, and A Turkey Apiece. Library stamps and bookplate. Edge tear to first free endpaper. 289 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Tales By Musaeus, Tieck, Richter (In Two Vol.)
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Tales By Musaeus, Tieck, Richter (In Two Vol.)

By Carlyle, Thomas (Trans.)

London: Chapman and Hall, 1874 Red-orange cloth on boards. Several uncut top and foredges. About 225 pp. in each volume. Volume 1 contains: Dumb Love, Libussa, and Melechsala by Musaeus, as well as: The Fair-Haired Eckbert, The Trusty Eckart, and The Runenberg by Tieck. Volume 2 contains The Elves and The Goblet by Tieck, as well as Schmelzle's Journey to Flaetz and Life of Quintus Fixlein. Approx. 225 pp. in each volume. Previous owner's name in each. Several uncut top edges.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

The Best Stories By the Foremost Catholic Authors; Vol. VI (ONLY) of X
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The Best Stories By the Foremost Catholic Authors; Vol. VI (ONLY) of X

New York: Benziger Brothers, 1910 Cracked front hinge glued. Among the authors are Mary E. Mannix, Jerome Harte, Bertha Bondy, May Lowe, and Karl Klaxton. Fifteen short stories on 254 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$15.00

Darkover
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Darkover

By Bradley, Marion Zimmer

New York: DAW Books, Inc., 1993 Black paper boards backed in black. 14 short stories. 335 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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