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Motion Sickness: a Memoir [SNEAK PREVIEW]

by Layton, David

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Published
1999
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First This
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Toronto: Macfarlane, Walter & Ross, 1999 A publicity brochure announcing the publication of the autho's forthcoming memoir with an extract describing "David's disjointed upbringing, the comings and goings of his parents - famous Canadian poet Irving Layton and his mother Aviva" 9 pages, Signed on title page . Signed by Author. First This. Stapled. As New. Brochure.
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Magic Turnings

by Mason, Robert P

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Published
1971
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780919196704
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Fredericton NB: Fiddlehead Poetry Books / Robert Mason, 1971 "500 copies...have been printed for for Fred Cogswell (Fiddlehead Poetry Books) ...Copyright remains in the hands of the author. 42p. Author signature on title page . Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Softcover. Fine.
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Athenian Cuisine

by Terzi,Popi

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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1st.US Ed..
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9780935819038
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New York: Pilgrimage Publishing., 1987 Wide range of recipes from Greece, including many cakes,pastries & desserts. 183p. illus.index. Inscribed by the author.. Signed by Author. 1st.US Ed... Laminated HC. Near Fine.
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The Song of the Ski And Other Poems

by Macdonald, Wilson

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Very Good
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First Canadian Edition
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Wilson Macdonald Wilson Pugsley MacDonald (May 5, 1880 - April 8, 1967) was a popular Canadian poet who "was known mainly in his own time for his considerable platform abilities" as a reader [in dialect] of his own poetry. By reading fees, and by selling his books at readings, he was able to make a living from his poetry alone.… Read more
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The Shadow Boxer

by Heighton, Steven

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Published
2000
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Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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9780676971934
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Toronto: A.A.Knopf, 2000 Signed by author on title page.. The Shadow Boxer, he delivers a stunning portrait of the artist in the tradition of such great tales as Jude the Obscure, Candide and even Don Quixote, and gives literary life to the Northern Ontario landscape of "the Soo", and the demanding, muscular life of Lake Superior where giant ore-barges make… Read more
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The Long and Glorious Weekend of Raymond and Bingo Oblongh

by Dyba, Kenneth

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780920156087
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Vancouver BC: November House, 1983 "A decidedly flamboyant, fast, flashy and funny extravaganza" 183p. Author inscription on ffep. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Armand Dussault, and other Poems

by Macdonald, Wilson

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Published
1948
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Fine
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5th. Printing
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Buffalo, NY: Broadway Press, 1948 Wilson Pugsley MacDonald (May 5, 1880 - April 8, 1967) was a popular Canadian poet who "was known mainly in his own time for his considerable platform abilities" as a reader [in dialect] of his poetry. By reading fees, and by selling his books at readings, he was able to make a living from his… Read more
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The Dark Time of Angels

by Di Cicco, Pier Giorgio

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Published
2003
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9781894469142
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Toronto: Mansfield Press, 2003 92p Author inscription on half title . Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Tales of a travelling man (1904-1986)

by Stewart, J.Herbert

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Published
1986
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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Ottawa: Canadian Heritage Publications /Travel Guild,, 1986 An entertaining account of his life and experieces. From his family in Ontario he acquired firm Scots Canadian sensibilities, from his education and career as teacher and as an organiser of educational tours a fine sense of the ridiculous, and an appeciation of the the world and its people.118p.llus.. Signed by Author. 1st… Read more
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Voluptuous Pleasure: The Truth About the Writing Life (Department of Narrative Studies)

by Apostolides, Marianne

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Published
2012
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New
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1st Canadian Edition
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9781927040034
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Toronto: Book Thug, 2012 158 p.. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Softcover. New.
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Sophrosyne. A Novel

by Apostolides, Marianne

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Published
2014
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New
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1st Canadian Edition
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9781771660501
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Toronto: BookThug Press, 2014 Sophrosyne is one of only four virtues identified by Socrates – four traits which, if lived deeply, define who we are as human beings. But sophrosyne is a concept our culture has long forgotten. ‘Self-restraint,’ ‘self-control,’ ‘modesty,’ ‘temperance’ – none of these terms expresses the essence of the word. In this provocative new novel by… Read more
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Mogul Recollected

by Outram, Richard

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Published
1993
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780889841741
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Erin, Ontario: Porcupine's Quill, 1993 In 1836 an elephant drowned off the coast of New Brunswick. Poet Richard Outram explores the significance of this bizarre occurrence in his brilliant new volume of poetry, Mogul Recollected. These witty and profound poems recreate the dismal conditions of Mogul's existence before he plunged to his death during a ship fire. Some are told… Read more
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Cavafy : A Film

by Smaragdis, Iannis

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Published
1997
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Fine
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First Thus
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Athens: Greek Film Centre, 1997 Publicity progrrame abuut the prizewinning biopic of Constantine Cavafy. Biographical note by Edmund Keeley. 15p. illus. Front cover has sticker celebrating 6 international film festivals and awards. Director's signature on the front cover.. Signed by Artist. First Thus. Original Wraps. Fine.
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The Duke's Double

by Mills, Anita

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Published
1988
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Good > Very Good
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780451154002
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New York: Signet, 1988 Once upon a time, beautiful Joanna Sherwood, the Countess of Carew, had been wildly, helplessly in love with Adrian Delacourt, the darkly handsome, devastatingly charming Duke of Roxbury. That was before she married Adrian. That was before he showed his true colors when he accused her of unfaithfulness and dragged her name through the mud of… Read more
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Stelmark : A Family Recollection

by Petrakis,Harry Mark

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Published
1970
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Fine
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: David McKay, 1970 Memories of a Greek-American growing up in Chicago. Author inscription on half title.dated 1978. Signed by Author. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Street Arab: The Story of a British Home Child

by Joyce, Sandra

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Published
2011
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780987764003
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Toronto: Welldone Publishing, 2011 The Street Arab is a powerful novel about a boy, from a small mining town in Scotland, whose family is torn apart by the First World War and resulting poverty. After foraging for food one day, Robbie returns home to find his family missing and suffers a horrific accident. With strength and determination, he forges ahead… Read more
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Pieces of Me

by Lefler, Lynn

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Published
1977
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Agincourt On: Enthusia Enterprises, 1977 121p. illus [WorldCat lists only 3 copies]. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition.. Softcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Donna.
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Shen zai xing Wai

by Chang.Ti-Sheng [Zhang Di Sheng]

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Published
1991
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As New
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1st Chinese Edition
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9787313043405
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Shanghai: Shanghai Jiaotong University Press, 1991 Biography in Chinese of an eminent Chinese doctor, a pioneer in reconstructive plastic surgery Amongst other distinctons a recipient in 2010 of the "Lifetime Achievement award of microsurgery in China" in 2010 and the "International Humanitarian Award for Plastic Surgery" issued by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in 2012. 216p. illus [some col.]… Read more
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Wingbeats

by Swede, George

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Published
1979
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Fine
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1st US Edition
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La Crosse WI: Juniper Press, 1979 Tiny chapbook of Haiku, [250 copies printed] The author is a Latvian Canadian poet and psychologist, former editor of "Frogpond" the journal of the Haiku Society of America, and who co-founded Haiku Canada in 1977. Unpaginated [22p]. Signed by Author. 1st US Edition. Original Wraps. Fine.
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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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