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Paradise Lost: Parallel Prose Edition

by Milton, John; Dennis Danielson

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JWMah
Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781573834261
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$29.99

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Vancouver: Regent College Publishing, 2008. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition, No markings, as New, Wraps, 559pp, no illus. Danielson is Professor of English at University of British Columbia. This is a rendition of Milton's Paradise Lost in modern prose alongside the original text. A heavy book. (2.5 JM hoj 303/0. 1st. Paperback. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".… Read more
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Palazzi of Rome

by Cresti, Carlo ; Claudio Rendina

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JWMah
Published
2005
Condition
As New
ISBN
9783833118876
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$69.99

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Koln: Konemann, 2005. (GER) Presumed 1st edition, New still in shrinkwrap with New dust jacket. Boards, 398pp. index, colour photos. Vatican Palace, Palazzo Farnese, quirinal Palace, Palazzo Colonna, Villa Borghese, Palazzo Spada, Villa Faresina, Palazzo Chigi and many more. A heavy book, (7.0 JM HOJ 304/6. Hardcover. As New/As New. Illus. by Listri, Massimo. 4to… Read more
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Les Habits du pouvoir: UNE HISTOIRE POLITIQUE DU VETEMENT MASCULIN (Styles et Design) (French Edition)

by Gaulme, Dominique; Gaulme, François

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JWMah
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9782081242920
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$55.00

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Paris: Flammarion, 2012. (FR) Presumed 1st edition, No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 288pp, bibliography, index, many colour and B&W illus and photos. The text of this book on men's clothing and power is entirely in FRENCH. Du mode de vie tribal à la royauté sacrée, de la dictature à la démocratie, les codes vestimentaires révèlent autant… Read more
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OCHA a Book for Foreigners

by Minami, Misuzu; Karagoulova, R.

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JWMah
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
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$59.95

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Osaka Japan, 1996. (JPN) Presumed 1st edition, 1996. No markings, Fine Wraps, 68pp, colour photos of steps in the tea ceremony line drawings, photos of the implements used. The text is in English and in Japanese. (1.9 JM HOJ 301/3. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
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LA ROCCA: Family Traditions, Food, Stories and Recipes (Inscribed copy)

by Cherubino, Natalina

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JWMah
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780646499284
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$59.00

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Australia: The Author, 2004. (AUS) Presued 1sst eidtion, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "Buon cucinare, M...../ Nataline Cherubino, DEc 5 2004", no other markings, Near Fine. Wraps with flaps, 191pp, index, map, B&W family photos; colour photos of prepared dishes. This is an appealing book written by a woman who immigrated to Australia from La Rocca in Calabria Italy but never forgot… Read more
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THE BUILDING OF JALNA

by De La Roche, Mazo

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JWMah
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
1st
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$24.99

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Toronto: MacMillan of Canada, 1944. (CAD) 1st Canadian edition. No markings, just a hint of spine slant, very slight darkening to the extreme edges of the covers where unprotected by the dust jacket, otherwise Very Good in unclipped Good only dust jacket with two edge tears, some rubbing to head of spine and very faint spot to rear… Read more
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In a Summer Season, a Novel

by Taylor, Elizabeth

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JWMah
Published
1961
Condition
Good (-)
Edition
1st
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$74.98

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London: Peter Davies, 1961. (UK) Stated first publication , 1961. No markings, slight toning of pages, the foot of the spine has been exposed to water at some point, discoloring small portions of the cover cloth at the foot of the spien and adjacent front and back covers just at the spine, with some soiling to portions of the top… Read more
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Angel

by Taylor, Elizabeth

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JWMah
Published
1957
Condition
Good (-)
Edition
1st
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$68.99

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London: Peter Davies, 1957. (UK) Stated first publication 1957. No markings, slight tonng of pages, the foot of the spine has been exposed to water at some point, discoloring small portions of the cover cloth at the foot of the spien and adjacent front and back covers just at the spine, with some soiling to portions of the top edge… Read more
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Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver (First printing)

by Yee, Paul

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JWMah
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781553651741
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$49.10

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Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2006. (CAD) 1st printing. No makrings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 250pp, index, B&Wphotos.Written by Paul Yee, a third-generation Chinese-Canadian in search of his own roots as well as those of the community, Saltwater City brings the perceptions of a previously diffident community to its own history. A text resonant with often painful first-person… Read more
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Hester Lilly and Other Stories

by Taylor, Elizabeth

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JWMah
Published
1954
Condition
Acceptable
Edition
1st
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$49.99

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London: Peter Davies, 1954. (UK) Stated first publication 1954. Owner,s name and date to end paper, slight tonng of pages, the book cover had been hity with water at some point and has left a "tide mark" to the bottom edge of both front and back covers, with some discoloration to the head and foot of spine, there is a… Read more
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The Blush and Other Stories

by Taylor, Elizabeth

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JWMah
Published
1958
Condition
Acceptable
Edition
1st
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$148.00

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London: Peter Davies, 1958. (UK) Stated first publication 1958. No markings, slight tonng of pages, the book cover had been hit with water at some point and has left a faint "tide mark" to the leading edge of both front and back covers, with some discoloration to portions of the top edge of pages, and to the inside… Read more
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WAKEFIELD'S COURSE

by De La Roche, Mazo

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JWMah
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
1st
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$24.99

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Boston: Atlantic Little Brown, 1941. (CAD) Stated 1st (American) edition. No markings, light foxing to the leading edge of pages, two very fint small spots to cover, Very Good in unclipped Good only dust jacket with two edge tears and some rubbing to head of spine; DJ is in mylar sleeve. Green cloth with gold spine… Read more
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THE WHITEOAK BROTHERS Jalna--1923

by De La Roche, Mazo

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JWMah
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
1st
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$24.99

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Toronto: MacMillan of Canada, 1953. (CAD) 1st Canadian edition. No markings, faint spot to front end paper, Very Good + in unclipped Very Good (-) dust jacket with two edge tears and small chip to head of spine; DJ is in mylar sleeve. Green cloth, 307pp. The Jalna series consists of sixteen novels that tell the story of the… Read more
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RENNY'S DAUGHTER

by De La Roche, Mazo

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JWMah
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st
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$24.99

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London: MacMillan, 1951. (CAD) 1st Canadian edition(?) with Canadian price to the flap but with the imprint of Macmillian of London to the title page. No markings, Near Fine in unclipped Very Good dust jacket with a couple of edge tears, a bit of rubbing to head of spine; DJ is in mylar sleeve. Tan boards… Read more
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BIANCO: Pizza, Pasta, and Other Food I Like (Signed first edition)

by Bianco, Chris

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JWMah
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780062791054
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$44.00

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NY: Williams Sonoma Through Ecco Press, 2016. (USA) 1st printing, of the special edition for Williams Sonoma by ecco Press, 2016 with the sticker "Signed First Edition" to the front panel of the dust jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, no other markings, Fine in unclipped Very Good dust jacket with two closed tears; Dj is in mylar sleeve. … Read more
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A HISTORY OF THUNDER BAY: The Golden Gateway of the Great Northwest (Special edition)

by Mauro, Joseph M.

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
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$34.99

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Thunder Bay ON: City of Thunder Bay, 1981. (CAD) 2nd printing 1981. Printed by Letho Printers for the City of Thunder Bay. No markings, Near Fine; no dust jacket as published. Glossy green boards, x, 463pp, index, illus end papers, some colour photos, mostly B&W photos. This book was published as a special 10th anniversary project in 1980 and gives… Read more
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The Reader's Digest Children's Songbook

by Simon, William L., Editor

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JWMah
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780895772145
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$31.89

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Pleasantville NY / Montreal QC: Reader's Digest Books, 1985. (USA) Presumed 1st edition. No markings, Fine; no dust jacket as published, does NOT include the separate booklet that gives the lyrics to the songs (although the lyrics are already included with the music in the book). Boards with wrap around spine over metal coil binding, 252pp. Music… Read more
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Where Mountains Meet the Sea: An Illustrated History of the District of North Vancouver (Inscribed copy)

by Francis, Daniel

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JWMah
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781550177510
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$45.00

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Madeira Park: Harbour Publishing, 2016. (CAD) 1st printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR : "Best wishes, Daniel Francis", no other markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, map end papers, x, 246pp, index, some colour photos; mostly B&W photos. Instead of a conventional chronological narrative, Where Mountains Meet the Sea divides the story of North Vancouver's development into three major parts: 1)… Read more
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On Food And Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen (Completely Revised and Updated) Signed Copy

by McGee, Harold

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JWMah
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780684800011
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$75.00

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NY: Scribner, 2004. USA) 22nd printing of this revised edition. SIGNED BY AUTHOR to the front fly, no other markings, Fine in unclipped Fine (-) dust jacket . Boards, x, 884pp, index. B&W photos and line drawings. This book has become a classic of gastronomic writing, as it sheds valuable light on the science of cooking.… Read more
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The Regionalists: Painters of the American Scene

by Heller, Nancy; Williams, Nancy

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JWMah
Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780823045167
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$39.95

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NY: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in about Fne dust jacket. Red buckram cloth, 208pp, index, colour and B&W plates show the sorks of regional American painters: Thomas Hart Benton, Isabel Bishop, Charles Burchfield, John Stewart Curry, Edward Hopper, Reginald marsh, Isaac Soyer, Grant Wood and many others. A heavy book. (5.0 JM HOJ 301/5. 1st.… Read more
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