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December 6: From the Montreal Massacre to Gun Control: The Inside Story

by Rathjen, Heidi and Charles Montpetit

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780771061257
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$22.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Inc., 1999. On December 6, 1989, Marc lepine walked into the Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal armed with an assault rifle. During the next forty-five minutes he shot twenty-seven people, fourteen of them- all women- died...December 6 is the inspirational story of their campagn- of how two women made Canada a safer place for all of us.… Read more
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Clothes Make the Pirate

by Day, Holman

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$22.00

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New York, London: Harper & Brothers, 1925. First Edition stated. Blue boards with gold lettering. Square book, pages lightly tanned but still collectible condition. Appears to be a number of yarns about our Yankee forebearers?. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/4x6". General Fiction.
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Parables from Big Pond

by Doucet, Daniel

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Farrellbooks
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781896792033
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$14.00

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Sydney N.S.: Solus Publishing, 1997. Fine collectible book, purple cover, crisp white pages. A collection of stories from Big Pond. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Peter J. Rankin. 6x9". General Fiction.
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John R. And Son and Other Stories

by Gillis, Tessie

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Farrellbooks
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781895415315
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$16.00

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Wreck Cove, Cape Breton: Breton Books, 1998. Lightly read book, previous owner's name on inside cover, pages white and crisp. These stories are full of warmth, comedy and insight.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 6x9". General Fiction.
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Remember the Time...true Stories, Old and New

by MacKenzie, Michael

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780920612064
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$18.00

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Grand Falls, NF: Robinson Blackmore, 1984. Book signed by author, appears unread! many stories of long ago from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Some of the 21 titles are: Tidal Wave of 1929; Rum in Parrsboro Sewer; Moxham Castle Story; Trains collide at Crow Gulch; To blow up or not to Blow up; Kelly's… Read more
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Amazing Newfoundland Stories

by Fitzgerald, Jack

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Farrellbooks
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780920021255
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$20.00

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St. John's NF: Creative Publishers, 2001. Lightly read book in like new condition! Some of the subtitles include: We can be proud to be Newfoundlanders; Crime; Heroes; Natives; shipwrecks; wars; Pirates; Three Famous songwriters; Stories of Colourful St. Johns; Tales of the Supernatural and Strange Stories. Soft Cover. Near Fine/ 6x9". General Fiction.
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The Last Gael and Other Stories

by Robertson, Ellison

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Farrellbooks
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781895415278
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$12.00

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Wreck Cove, Cape Breton: Breton Books, 1997. Shimmering between exuberant huour and almost unremitting darkeness, the stories in The Last Gael reflects elements of life in Cape Breton Island, where the traditional and the urban not only coexist but engage one another, often at war in the single person or event. This struggle stays alive right through the book...Lightly read… Read more
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The Beggar Boy

by McCarthy, Robert

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Farrellbooks
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780968235805
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$9.00

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Niagara Falls, On: Robert Mccarthy, 1996. Light edgewear at corners o/w fine. Unable to accept the horrors of Miriam House, the village orphanage. Joey Downs escapes and makes his way to the big city. as his adventure unfolds, Joey is faced with the cold harshness of reality and survival on the streets..... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. General Fiction.
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$9.00
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The Glace Bay Miners' Museum

by Currie, Sheldon

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Farrellbooks
Published
1996
Condition
Mint
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781895415056
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$16.00

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Wreck Cove, Cape Breton: Breton Books, 1996. New book! While the ending of this book is shattering and unforgettable, Sheldon Currie's real contribution is excellent storytelling and the remarkable Margaret...a passionate and compassionate novel set in the coal life of Cape Breton Island.... First Edition. Soft Cover. Mint/No Jacket. 6x9". General Fiction.
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Stories from the Woman from Away

by Gillis, Tessie

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Farrellbooks
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781895415353
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$12.00

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Wreck Cove, Cape Breton: Breton Books, 1998. Previous library book with two small red stamps on title page, no pockets. I should perhaps warn you that it's not a pretty book at all. Not the sort of book tourists will buy to remind them of the beauties of Nova Scotia. It's a very frightening book... (Evelyn Garbary) The author dedicated… Read more
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Our Son is Missing

by Gledhill, Marilyn and Joe

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Farrellbooks
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780889996106
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$22.00

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Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press, 1996. Mild edgewear, previous owner's stamp inside and name, pages white and crisp. Most of us can only imagine the nightmare of a loved one suddenly gone missing..... Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 6x9". General Fiction.
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Against the Odds; Tales of Achievement

by Montgomery, L. M (Edited By Rea Wilmshurst)

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780771061936
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$14.00

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Don Mills On: McCelland & Stewart, 1994. Eighteen newly discovered stories by the author of Anne of Green Gables. The common thread among the 18 stories in against the Odds is the way people can resourcefully overcome obstacles to realize their ambitions and dreams.... Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. General Fiction.
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A Skein of Yarns

by Chapman, J. K

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Farrellbooks
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780920483107
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$15.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: New Ireland Press, 1990. Mild rubbing edges, no marks or stamps. Book in collectible condition. Very scarce! Some stories covered: The Graces; George and His Femaile Prisoner; It Cast No Shadow; Skunks; the Coward who Died a Hero's Death; Caspar; Uncle Billy; Old Ma; The Swallows of Bilberry Burn and many more stories.... Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.… Read more
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River Boy Returns

by Chapman, J. K

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780887901140
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$9.95

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Fredericton, N.B.: Brunswick Press, 1983. Mild rubbing, no marks or stamps. Book in collectible condition! Some contents include: Molly and Dolly; The Contest; It's an Ill Wind; Double Exposure; The Humorist; Abe McCallum: A Memoir; Courting Can Be Fatal; Johnny Hawkes; Killing the Pig and many other stories. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Chapman, Rhonda. 8-3/8x5-3/8". General Fiction.
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Phantom: The Novel of His Life

by Kay, Susan

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Farrellbooks
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780449220009
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$8.00

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Toronto, On: Fawcett Books, 1991. Light edgewear, reading crease at spine, no marks or names. The hypnotic tale of the recluse who lived beneath the paris Opera House- and the beautiful woman who awakened his dangerous love... From the beginning Erik had been a study in contradictions. Hideously disfigured, his face had a magnificent talent. A magician, an architect, a… Read more
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$8.00
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Heard Tell

by Dunnett, Alastair M

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Farrellbooks
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$14.00

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Edinburgh, Scotland: The Albyn Press, 1947. Very light edgewear on board edge, blue boards, no dj. A number of short stories appear in the book. such as the Piccadilly Poachers; The Piper of Sloane Street; The Glencoe Kids; The Salem Feud; Once we Danced; "Kind Weelum", Ashore at Askearembo; Lily of buchan; The man from Valhalla; The game at Bignon;… Read more
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Waves of Recollections: True Stories, Old and New, from the Atlantic Provinces

by MacKenzie, Michael

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Farrellbooks
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780920612224
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$7.00

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Grand Falls, NF: Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing, 1987. Inscription on inside cover but book appears to be unread! Collectible condition. Artist Bill Rogers is credited with the cover of this book. About 33 short stories appear in this book with b/w photos of people and places that are no more than ancient history.. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by W.… Read more
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Along the Shore: Tales By the Sea

by Montgomery, L. M. (edited By Rea Wilmshurst)

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771061585
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$25.00

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Toronto, On: McCelland & Stewart, 1989. This book contains 16 previously unpublished stories of Lucy Maude Montgomery in hardcover format edited by Rea Wilmshurst. Small library stamp on publication page and end page, library pocket neatly removed. Pages clean and lightly read book. This book offers a wide-ranging selections of Montgomery's tales that exemplify her story-telling art. Linked by the… Read more
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The Onedin Line: The Turning Tide

by Stewart, Bruce

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Farrellbooks
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780352305749
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$8.00

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London and Edinburgh: W. H. Allen and Company, 1980. Mild edgewear, no names or stamps, very good plus condition. James Onedin had staked his last farthing- and more- on one bold enterprise: the building of a new port in South America. When a hurricane destroys both Port Baines and James proud fleet of ships, he is wrecked- and bankrupt.... Mass… Read more
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No Great Mischief

by MacLeod, Alistair

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780771055706
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$22.00

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Toronto, On: McCelland & Stewart, 2001. Book is inscribed on inside leaf. No other marks or stamps. Alexander MacDonald guides us through his family's mythic past as he recollects the heroic stories of his people: loggers, miners, drinkers, adventurers; men forever in exile, forever linked to their clan. There is the legendary patriarch who left the Scottish Highlands in 1779… Read more
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