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image of Gladys A. Bunn - Pioneer Piano Teacher and Artist 1892 - (signed)

Gladys A. Bunn - Pioneer Piano Teacher and Artist 1892 - (signed)

by Cott, Anne E. / Gladys A. Bunn

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Winnipeg, Manitoba: Anne E. Cott, 1981. Flat-signed by author and signed and inscribed by Gladys on title page: "To Frank & Gladys from Gladys" Covers curled, scribble in ink on front, pages well thumbed - overall, good. Letter to Miss Gladys Bunn from the City of Winnipeg, dated 1981 - laid in. The letter recognizes her contribution… Read more
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image of On Family, Hockey and Healing (signed)

On Family, Hockey and Healing (signed)

by Gretzky, Walter

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good Plus
ISBN
9780385659413
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$18.00

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Canada: Anchor Canada, 2002. First printing. Signed by author on ffep: "Best wishes always". Lightly rubbed on head of spine, tips of corners curled outwards, tip of lower corner on page 125 dog-eared, else very good plus. Pages clean, binding firm, no creases in spine.. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus/No DJ. 8vo - over… Read more
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image of Mister Jelly Roll: The Story of Ferdinand (Jelly Roll) Morton Who Claimed to Have Invented Jazz

Mister Jelly Roll: The Story of Ferdinand (Jelly Roll) Morton Who Claimed to Have Invented Jazz

by Lomax, Alan

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good Plus
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$15.00

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London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1952. Second edition, November 1952. Lightly bumped on ends of spine and on corners, front and rear paste-downs smudged else pages clean and binding firm. DJ rubbed, chipped, torn - overall, poor.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Poor. Illus. by Martin, David Stone. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of The Frontiersman: The True Story of Billy Dixon

The Frontiersman: The True Story of Billy Dixon

by Place, Marian T.

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Toronto: Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada Limited, 1967. Lightly rubbed on ends of spine and on corners, publisher's note affixed to ffep, else very good plus. Pages spotless and binding firm. DJ darkened, moderately chipped and creased along edges, surface smudged, tthree tears (1.5 inch) in top edge with tape residue on the inside of two of… Read more
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image of Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

by Foran, Charles

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676979633
Item Price
$25.00

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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2010. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Backstrip pulled away at head of spine, lightly bumped at head of spine, subtle crease on lower outside corner of first 9 pages, else very good plus. DJ lightly wrinkled at head of spine, lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of… Read more
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image of Hope & Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar (signed)

Hope & Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar (signed)

by Mazigh, Monia

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Lindenlea Books
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780771057588
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$18.00

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McClelland & Stewart Translated by Patricia Claxton and Fred. A. Reed. Signed and inscribed by author on fly-title page. Hint of bumping to heel of spine, else near fine. DJ lightly surface scratched, else near fine.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Jane Austen: A Life

by Tomalin, Claire

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679446286
Item Price
$17.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf / Borzoi Book, 1997. First American edition. Smudge (1/2 inch - possibly finger print) on rear, 3 pinpoint brown dots on fore edge, else very good plus. DJ lightly wrinkled on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, else near fine. Pages clean and binding firm.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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Every Living Thing

by Herriot, James

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771040856
Item Price
$10.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1992. Faded on ends of spine, lightly bumped on head of spine, strip of paper (3/4 inch) lifted on rear near spine, nick in rear lower edge, scratches on top edge, else very good. Pages clean and binding firm. DJ lightly smudged, lightly rubbed along top and bottom edge, else very good. A… Read more
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World Musicmakers: John Lennon

by White, Michael

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Plus
ISBN
9781567119732
Item Price
$15.00

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San Diego, CA: Blackbirch Press / Thomson Gale, 2004. Second edition. Tear (1/2 inch) with resulting crease on bottom of page 17, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm.. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of The Story of My Life (So Far): A Happy Childhood (signed)

The Story of My Life (So Far): A Happy Childhood (signed)

by Foran, Charles

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002554411
Item Price
$16.00

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Toronto: Harper Collins Publishers Ltd, 1998. First printing. Signed by author on title page. DJ lightly wrinkled on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, else near fine. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of Zero Tollerance: An Intimate Memoir By the Man Who Revolutionized Figure Skating (signed)

Zero Tollerance: An Intimate Memoir By the Man Who Revolutionized Figure Skating (signed)

by Cranston, Toller /Kimball, Martha Lowder

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771023347
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$18.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1997. First printing. Signed by Toller Cranston in heavy black felt pen on fly title page. Traces of ink from the signature have bled into the ffep and onto the title page, and the signature is mirrored on the reverse of the fly title page, faint scatter of foxing on top edge, else very… Read more
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Master of None: The Story of Me Life signed)

by Wicks, Ben

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771089947
Item Price
$12.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1995. Second printing. Signed by author on fly title page. Lightly bumped on head of spine, light foxing on top edge, else very good plus. DJ lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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image of Dark Days: The Story of Four Canadians Tortured in the Name of Fighting Terror (signed)

Dark Days: The Story of Four Canadians Tortured in the Name of Fighting Terror (signed)

by Pither, Kerry

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670068531
Item Price
$20.00

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Viking Canada, 2008. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Lightly bumped on ends of spine, faint pencil erasure mark on ffep, three pinpoint dots on top edge, else near fine. DJ lightly rubbed at head of spine, "Signed by author" sticker on front, else near fine. Protected in mylar.. Signed by… Read more
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image of L.M. Montgomery (Extraordinary Canadians series) - Signed

L.M. Montgomery (Extraordinary Canadians series) - Signed

by Urquhart, Jane

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670066759
Item Price
$25.00

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Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2009. First printing. Signed by author and by John Ralston Saul on title page. Hint of bumping to heel of spine, small subtle dent in front fore edge, else near fine. DJ fine. Protected in mylar.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of Hardy and the Lady from Madison Square (signed)

Hardy and the Lady from Madison Square (signed)

by Weber, Carl J.

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1952
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Maine, U.S.A.: Colby College Press, 1952. Signed and inscribed by author on ffep: "For Isabel K. Pease with the best wishes of". Pages darkened, else fine. DJ faded on spine, tear (1 inch) with resulting crease on front at top edge, else very good plus. Protected in mylar.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good… Read more
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The Lougheed Legacy (signed)

by Wood, David G.

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780919493483
Item Price
$25.00

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Toronto, Canada: Key Porter Books, 1985. First printing. Signed by author on title page: "Best Wishes". Also signed by Peter Lougheed on title page. Hint of bumping to ends of spine, faint fingerprint smudge on ffep, faint smudge on top edge, else very good plus. DJ lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of flap… Read more
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Think Big: My Adventures in Life and Democracy (signed)

by Manning, Preston

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771056758
Item Price
$25.00

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Toronto, Canada: McClelland & Stewart Limited, 2002. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Lightly bumped on ends of spine, else fine. DJ has 1/4 inch L-shaped tear in front lower corner, else near fine. Protected in mylar. Note: heavy book.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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image of My Times: Living with History 1947-1995 (signed)

My Times: Living with History 1947-1995 (signed)

by Berton, Pierre

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Lindenlea Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385255288
Item Price
$22.00

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Toronto, Canada: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1995. First printing. Signed, dated (Nov. '95) and inscribed by author on title page. Bumped on heel of spine, else fine. DJ as new. Protected in mylar.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of Graham Towers and His Times: The Extraordinary Man Who Was First Governor of the Bank of Canada, a World Financial Figure, and a Legend to Colleagues and Friends (signed)

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Toronto, Canada: McClelland & Stewart Limited, 1986. Inscribed, signed and dated (November 6/86) by author on title page: "To Jean Piggott - To my eventual successor - keep fighting!". (Jean Piggott was Chairperson of the National Capital Commission in Ottawa.) Bumped on heel of spine, previous owner's name in ink on ffep, else near fine. DJ… Read more
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image of Paper Fan: The Hunt for Triad Gangster Steven Wong (signed)

Paper Fan: The Hunt for Triad Gangster Steven Wong (signed)

by Gould, Terry

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Lindenlea Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679310648
Item Price
$38.00

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Canada: Random House Canada, 2004. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Faint white 1/8 inch mark and pinpoint dot on front, else near fine. DJ fine. Protected in mylar.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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