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Henry J. Morgan 4 related letters collection
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Henry J. Morgan 4 related letters collection

by MORGAN Henry James [1842-1913]

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Used
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1896
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No binding
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1896. 1st Edition. No binding. Henry J. Morgan was a Canadian civil servant, lawyer, and author, best known for publishing collections of biographical sketches of notable Canadians such as Sketches of Celebrated Canadians, Bibliotheca Canadensis, and The Canadian Men and Women of the Time. He was a founding member of the Canada First movement, a Canadian nationalist movement that… Read more about this item
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Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts 4 Poetry Books (all signed) & 1 signed inscription collection
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Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts 4 Poetry Books (all signed) & 1 signed inscription collection

by ROBERTS, Sir Charles George Douglas [1860-1943]

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Published
1930
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1930. No binding & hard cover. Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts 4 Poetry Books (all signed) & 1 signed inscription collection ROBERTS, Sir Charles George Douglas [1860-1943]Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts Known as the Father of Canadian Poetry, Charles G.D. Roberts was a poet and prose writer who inspired creativity in other poets of his generation, among them Bliss… Read more about this item
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Josef Škvorecký's correspondence with the British television/film director Peter Duffell. 1984-1993. Approximately 30 pieces in total
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Josef Škvorecký's correspondence with the British television/film director Peter Duffell. 1984-1993. Approximately 30 pieces in total

by Škvorecký, Josef (1924-2012)

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Used - Good
Published
1993
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No binding
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Various: Various, 1993. No binding. Good. Josef  Škvorecký was an acclaimed Czech-Canadian writer and publisher, who published and supported banned Czech literature during the communist era. The noted scholar and critic George Steiner in his 1994 book has called the Czech-Canadian author Josef Skvorecky ‘one of the major literary figures of our time. He was the recipient of… Read more about this item
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Popish Plot 9 tracts collection
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Popish Plot 9 tracts collection

by OATES, Titus (1649-1705) and others..

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Used - Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1682
Binding
Disbound
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Various: Various, 1682. 1st Edition. Disbound. Good. 9 Popish Plot tracts collection items, specifically #4, #9, #10, #11, #13, #15, #16, #19 and #25 about this political and religious controversy from 1679 to 1682.Concocted by Titus Oates and others (Israel Tonge, William Bedlow, Robert Jenison, and Edward Tuberville), the Popish plot (1678-1681) was an alleged Catholic conspiracy to… Read more about this item
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$1,350.00
John Moore collection
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John Moore collection

by MOORE, John (1729-1802)

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Used - Good
Published
1800
Binding
Hard Cover
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1800. Hard Cover. Good. Dr. John Moore was a Scottish physician, travel author, novelist, and editor of the works of Tobias SmollettThis collection has 7 books (14 vols.), dating from 1781 to 1800 including copies of his three novels, a travel book about Italy, and his reflections on the French Revolution.7 Books (14 vols.):• A View of Society… Read more about this item
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$1,800.00
Joel Barlow collection
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Joel Barlow collection

by BARLOW, Joel (1754-1812)

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Used - Good
Published
1811
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1811. No binding & hard cover. Good. Joel Barlow was a lawyer, diplomat, and Revolutionary War chaplain and pursued his writing ambitions after the war, joining the writers' group known as the Hartford Wits. He was an ardent proponent of American democracy. Granted French citizenship, he supported the French Revolution in spite of dedicating The Vision of Columbus… Read more about this item
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Egyptology collection
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Egyptology collection

by MASPERO, Sir Gaston (1846-1916) & LACAU, Pierre (1873-1963) & ENGELBACH, Reginald (1888-1946) & EDWARDS, Amelia B. (1831-1892)

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1949
Binding
No binding
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various: various, 1949. 1st Edition. No binding. Good. Circa 130 documents (letters, reports, etc.), mainly written in French, some in English, a few in German, some annotations in Arabic. Most documents are addressed to the Directeur Général, Musée Egyptien, in Cairo. This collection is a veritable who's who in Egyptology for the period during the British administration of… Read more about this item
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Faith Baldwin Collection
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Faith Baldwin Collection

by BALDWIN, Faith [1893-1978]

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Used - Good
Published
1971
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1971. No binding & hard cover. Good. Faith Baldwin was a U.S. author of romance and fiction, publishing some 100 novels, often concentrating on women. The New York Times wrote that her books had "never a pretense at literary significance" and were popular because they "enabled lonely working people, young and old, to identify with her glamorous and… Read more about this item
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Sir Wilfrid Laurier photo collection of 7 cabinet cards and 5 b&w photos
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Sir Wilfrid Laurier photo collection of 7 cabinet cards and 5 b&w photos

by LAURIER, Sir Wilfrid [1841-1919]

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Used - Good
Published
1910
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No binding
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London, Ottawa, and NY: Topley, Lafayette Ltd., Brown Brothers, 1910. No binding. Good. 7 b&w cabinet photos. • Laurier, 36 years of age, 1877, 165 × 108 mm., image somewhat faded, Topley, Ottawa.• Laurier, 1880s?, 167 × 110 mm., Topley, Ottawa, verso also stamped with the address of Brown Brothers, New York.• Also a larger version, 197 × 164… Read more about this item
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Erskine Caldwell collection
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Erskine Caldwell collection

by CALDWELL, Erskine Preston (1903-1987)

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Used - Good
Published
1979
Binding
No binding
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1979. No binding. Good. Erskine Caldwell was an American novelist and short story writer best known for his novels such as Tobacco Road and God's Little Acre about social problems in the southern United States. Caldwell wrote 25 novels, 150 short stories, twelve nonfiction collections, two autobiographies, and two books for young readers.The collection consists of 12 items… Read more about this item
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Irving Stone collection
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Irving Stone collection

by STONE, Irving (1903-1989)

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Used
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1985
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1985. No binding & hard cover. Good. Irving Stone was a prolific American author of biographical novels of historical personalities such as Lust for Life about Vincent van Gogh and The Agony and the Ecstasy about Michelangelo. In a century in which popular culture appropriated politics, art, literature, and history, Stone was a preeminent purveyor of the accessible… Read more about this item
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Stephen Leacock rare 9 books collection and ephemera
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Stephen Leacock rare 9 books collection and ephemera

by LEACOCK, Stephen [Butler] [1869-1944]

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1998
Binding
Hard Cover
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$6,000.00

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New York: John Lane, 1998. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. FEATURES RARE SUNSHINE SKETCHES 1ST AMERICAN ISSUE WITH DUST JACKET & SIGNED Collection includes 9 books, two of which are early works in dust jacket and 4 ephemera. Of special importance is first American issue of Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town in rare dust jacket and signed, plus… Read more about this item
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Sheldon Christian archive from 1922-1935
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Sheldon Christian archive from 1922-1935

by CHRISTIAN, Sheldon (1907-1997)

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Used
Published
1935
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1935. No binding & hard cover. Sheldon Christian archives. 1922-1935. Approximately 1,800 pp. These extensive archives contain manuscripts and typescripts of Christian's plays, short stories, news stories, poems, correspondence, diary entries, and ephemera. Much of the material concerns Christian's academic life at Tufts College, his literary pursuits, his editorship of the Tuftonian (1930-1) and the Beacon (Trinidad, British West… Read more about this item
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Zane Grey large collection of 89 letters and ephemera
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Zane Grey large collection of 89 letters and ephemera

by GREY, Zane (1872-1939)

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Used - Good
Published
1936
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No binding
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1936. No binding. Good. Zane Grey (1872-1939) was a prolific American author who idealized the American frontier, best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Old West.This is a unique and varied collection of archival documents which offers a vista into Grey's popularity as a best-selling author and celebrity of legendary status. The collection… Read more about this item
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22 American Women Poets' collection
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22 American Women Poets' collection

by Various

Condition
Used - Good
Published
1996
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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Various: Various, 1996. No binding & hard cover. Good. The collection has original material pertaining to 22 American women poets, dating from 1842-1996 a total of 63 items, specifically 30 letters, 14 pieces of ephemera, 8 typescripts / manuscripts, 8 books, and 4 photos. Includes 2 pieces from Louise Glück, the winner of the 2020 Nobel Prize in… Read more about this item
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Collection of Seven (7) Canada Imprints and Bills dating from c1837 to 1858 relating primarily Clergy and Land Issues in Upper Canada
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Collection of Seven (7) Canada Imprints and Bills dating from c1837 to 1858 relating primarily Clergy and Land Issues in Upper Canada

by Various

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Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1858
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No binding
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Toronto & Montreal, 1858. 1st Edition. No binding. Very Good. Rare broadside. 1) Caption Title. To the King's Most Excellent Majesty. Most Gracious Sovereign: No place, no publisher, no date (before 1837). 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches, 1 page. Disbound, small holes in margin, one tear, no loss of paper. Blank of a petition against the clergy reserves in… Read more about this item
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Canadian literary collection of 20 Canadian authors
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Canadian literary collection of 20 Canadian authors

by 20 Canadian authors

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Used
Published
1967
Binding
No binding & hard cover
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1967. No binding & hard cover. Twenty Canadian authors are represented in this collection dating from 1882 to 1967, containing 59 items specifically, 24 letters, 21 cards and post cards, 3 photos, 6 books, 1 movie herald, 1 issue of a journal, 1 printing block, 1 postcard and 1 leaflet. BARR, Robert (Scottish-Canadian short story writer and novelist). • TLS… Read more about this item
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Edwin Markham Ephemera collection II
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Edwin Markham Ephemera collection II

by MARKHAM, Edwin (1852-1940) & HAMILTON, Florence (née Danforth, (1873-1968)

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Used
Edition
various
Published
1943
Binding
No binding & soft cover
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1943. various. No binding & soft cover. A collection of 147 mostly unique ephemera items dating from 1892 to 1943, specifically approximately 70 leaflets and chapbooks, approximately 50 letters, 11 broadsides, 11 photos, 3 manuscripts/typescripts, 1 scrapbook, and 1 book.Edwin Markham (né Charles Edward Anson Markham, (1852-1940) was an American poet, Poet Laureate of Oregon, best remembered for his… Read more about this item
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Lord Durham 5 Parliamentary Papers Collection
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Lord Durham 5 Parliamentary Papers Collection

by DURHAM, Lord John George Lambton Earl of Durham [1792-1840]

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1838
Binding
Disbound
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London: British Governement, 1838. 1st Edition. Disbound. Very Good. Five (5) important and scarce Parliamentary Papers published between the nomination of Lord Durham as Governor General and High Commissioner to British North America and just before his resignation in September 1838; dealing with his Nomination, his Acceptance of the Post, his Terms of Reference, his Powers, his Titles,… Read more about this item
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Lord Durham 3 Parliamentary Papers Responses Collection
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Lord Durham 3 Parliamentary Papers Responses Collection

by DURHAM, Lord John George Lambton Earl of Durham [1792-1840]

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Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1839
Binding
No binding
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London: British Governement, 1839. 1st Edition. No binding. Very Good. Three (3) important and scarce Parliamentary Papers published between the nomination of Lord Durham as Governor General and High Commissioner to British North America after his resignation in September 1838; dealing with the Durham Report's criticism and justification for their disagreement to this report. Lord Durham had a… Read more about this item
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$650.00