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Magisses = Enchantresses Haiku, Tanka

by Savina, Zoe

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Published
1986
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Very Good+
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2nd Edition
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Athens: Phrixos Mpoukouris, 1986 Haiku in parallel English and Greek texts. Translation by Betty Simou. 240p. Author inscription on ffep. Very slight scuffing to edges of paper cover.[Only 2 copies in WorldCat]. Signed by Author. 2nd Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good+.
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The Arrow of Time

by Meyer, Bruce

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Published
2015
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As New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9781553804284
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Markham ON: Ronsdale Press, 2015 . Author inscription on tiltle page. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition.. Soft Cover. As New.
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The Seasons

by Meyer, Bruce

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Published
2014
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780889843721
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Erin ON: Porcupine's Quill, 2014 If haiku in Japanese literature is a word picture that seizes a moment, the sonnet in the English tradition is a sound picture that makes time stand still. The Seasons is a book of whispers spoken by a voice to his beloved. Inspired by the original meaning of the word 'sonnet' ('a little sound'), Bruce… Read more
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The Madness of Planets

by Meyer, Bruce

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Published
2016
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780887535567
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Black Moss Press, 2016 What unseen forces in the universe govern our lives, and especially those who touch us with their beauty, intelligence, and their craft? We augur the planets to see where they will lead us and what they will tell us, but, like us, their paths cannot be predicted. Those unpredicatable paths are where poetry comes from. In… Read more
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A Rural Life

by Tolmie, Ken

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Published
1986
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Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
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9780887506208
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Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1986 In words and pictures the artsist "captured the very feeling and texture of rural life... for eight years he lived in a small town in the Annapolis Valley, He painted portaits of his neighbours... of their livestock, their houses, their farms ...more than horses and cows... he had painted a way of life. 60p. illus. Authrs… Read more
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Man-Eater of Punanai: A Journey of Discovery to the Jungles of Old Ceylon

by Ondaatje, Christopher

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Published
1992
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Fine
Edition
1st Can Ed.
ISBN
9780002157476
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Toronto: HarperCollins, 1992 The story of a return visit to his ancestral home in Ceylon , his memories of his father, and the tale of the man-eating leopard that terrorized the village Punanai in the early part of this century. inscription "To Michael" by the author on the title page. 205p. illus. Signed by Author. 1st Can Ed.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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Breaking Through : A Canadian Literary Mosaic

by Borovilos, John

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Published
1990
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Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
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9780130830722
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Toronto: Prentice Hall, 1990 Anthology of writings (poetry and prose) by a range of authors reflecting the many immigrant cultures of Canada. Includes Helen Lucas "Growing up Greek" pp.198-201. 318p. bibliography. Author inscription on title page.. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The Scattered Papers of Penelope: New and Selected Poems

by Anghelaki-Rooke, Katerina

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Published
2009
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New
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1st US Edition
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9781555975197
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Graywolf Press, 2009 Drawn from the traditions of Greek myth, history, and literature, The Scattered Papers of Penelope is poet Katerina Anghelaki-Rooke's first full retrospective collection available in English. Carried over from the Greek by an array of noted translators, including the editor Karen Van Dyck, Anghelaki- Rooke's poetry is bold, sensual, and brash. She re-examines Greek myth and history… Read more
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15 October 1960 : and, the secret burial of Eleonora Tilsen

by Davvetas, Nikos

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Published
2003
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Good > Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781903171103
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Edinburgh: Dionysia Press Limited, 2003 Poems by. First Thus. Original Wraps. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Translators Thom Nairn & D.Zervanou.
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Beings And Things On Their Own

by Anghelaki-Rooke, Katerina

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Published
1986
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As New
Edition
1st US Edition.
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9780918526472
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Brockport NY: BOA Editions Ltd., 1986 Signed by Author. 1st US Edition.. Original Wraps. As New.
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A Mighty Long Way! A Poetic Account of the Black Experience from Africa to Africadia

by Borden, George

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Revised Edition
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9780968748602
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Dartmouth NS: GAB Consulting Poems reflecting, with both poignancy and purpose, the experiences of Black Canadians in Nova Scotia since the 17th century. A combined and extended edition of poems by George A. Borden, previously published 1988 in the publication entitled Canaan odyssey, and in 1993 in Footprints, images and reflections. 147p. Author inscription on title page. [Only… Read more
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Blond China Doll: A Shanghai Interlude, 1939-1953

by Headley, Hannelore Heinemann

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Published
2004
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New
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First Edition
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9780973580303
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St.Catherines. ON: Blond China Doll Enterprises, 2004 "Hannelore 's story begins in Berlin on the night of November 9, 1938 .. Kristallnacht ... ..her German-Jewish family fled for a safe haven from the terrot of the Nazis and the impendign Holocaust. Their destination : the port city of Shanghai ... by 1951 Shanghai had become politically dangerous under the Communists… Read more
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Quest for Serenity: journal of a Film-Maker

by Markopoulos, Gregory J.

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Filmmaker's Cinematheque, 1965 Issue 1 of Monograph series from Film-makers' Cinematheque. Inscribed by author on title page # 127 of 1000 copies. Transcripts from Markopoulos' diary regarding the filming of "Serenity"and the subsequent problems "Serenity, it was based on a novel by Elias Venezis depicting the aftermath of the Greco-Turkish conflict of 1920-21. Revolving around the symbolic image… Read more
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Bel Ria

by Burnford, Sheila

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Published
1978
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As New
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
ISBN
9780316117180
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1978 From the author of the Incredible Journey, comes a story about a tough little terrier named Bel Ria, and his experiences in World War II France, England, and on the high seas. 204p. Crsp signed copy - looks unread. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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The Room

by Grey, Michael [Pseud.Michael Crawley]

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Published
1990
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Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition
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9780552135597
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London: Corgi Books, 1990 This debut novel by Canadian author Michael Grey is a bizarre and violent horror story. Author inscription on dedication page. 240p.. Signed by Author. 1st UK Edition. Pbk. Near Fine.
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Imagining Canadian literature: The selected letters of Jack McClelland

by McClelland, Jack [Solecki, Sam ED.]

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Published
1998
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As New
Edition
1st Canadian Edition.
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9781550139532
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1998 "As a pioneer in Canadian publishing, Jack McClelland presided over the creation of the Canadian canon through the publishing house of McClelland and Stewart. This collection of his letters to Canadian authors bear witness to his friendships, his devotion to the authors he published, his sense of humour, his ideas about literature and the… Read more
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Age of Sail in Annapolis County 1760-1925

by Armstrong, Peggy & Wagner, Marguerite

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Published
2000
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780968663905
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Annapolis Royal, NS: Midnight Press, 2000 An account of the ships and seamen of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia 213p,. illus List of vessels. Signed by both authors on tht title page. Signed by Authors. 1st Canadian Edition.. Original Wraps. Fine.
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Birds of Paradise

by Pereira, Heken

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Published
1997
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Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
ISBN
9781895387797
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St Johns NF: Killick Press, 1997 The seven pieces in Birds of Paradise, the fourth short story collection by Missisauga author Helen Pereira, do not charm the reader, they snare you. Arrogant and desperate, shallow and calculating, Pereira's characters are emotionally naked. They are seemingly disparate travellers linked by quests. They are dream-catchers. All are in transit on buses, trains,… Read more
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Wild Cotton

by Pereira, Helen

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Published
1994
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Very Good
Edition
1st.Canadian Edition
ISBN
9781895387315
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St John's NF: Killick Press, 1994 In Wild Cotton, Helen Pereira departs from the connected short story form of her previous books, Magpie in the Tower and The Home We Leave Behind. In Wild Cotton each story is independent, with its own locale and cast of characters. Crisp copy,looks unread - but what may have been an author inscription on… Read more
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A House of White Rooms

by Tsiriotakis, Helen

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Published
2000
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As New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
ISBN
9781552450598
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Toronto: Coach House Books, 2000 'Reading A House of White Rooms is like strolling through a house of memory, where every poem, every page, is another white room. The writing is lyrical, spare, inventive - it will take you through family, through love, through history and bring you to a place where memory is reality. Whether Tsiriotakis is wandering the… Read more
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