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by Clarke, George Elliott

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Eric James
Published
2002
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781551924144
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada: Raincoast Books, Polestar, 2002. Trade paperback, with French flaps, 157 pages including black-and-white illustrations; very clean and unmarked unread condition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Black Wings White Dead: Poems (Fiddlehead Poetry Book No. 234)

by Bullock, Michael

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Eric James
Published
1978
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Very Good ++
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Paperback Original
ISBN
9780920110669
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Fredericton, New Brunswick: Fiddlehead Poetry Books , 1978. Trade paperback, 72 pages;--neatly inscribed in ink on first blank page by author "For XXX From Michael Bullock, Vancouver, 31.11.79";---spine and back cover flat/uncreased, front cover rubbed and with a reader's crease, otherwise very gently used, very clean and unmarked throughout.. Signed by Author. Paperback… Read more
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The English Poets (Britain in Pictures)

by Cecil, Lord David

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Published
1942
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First Edition
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London: Collins, 1942. Hardcover with dust jacket, 48 pages "With 8 plates in colour and 13 illustrations in black & white"; very light shelf wear to cover corners and edges, but very gently used, very clean and unmarked; DJ gently bumped and rubbed along edges, spine sun faded, several tiny chips, one short tear. … Read more
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Pears are Yellow

by Haws, Mary Frances

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Published
1974
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Very Good -
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Toronto: Hunter Rose Company , 1974. Glossy pictorial hardcover with dust jacket, 104 pages;---author's name printed on free front endpaper in full in pencil, neatly and spaced over braille characters (presumably her name);---book very gently used, tight in binding, just a hint of shelf wear to bottom cover edges, interior very clean and… Read more
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Rhymes of Rebellion: Being a Selection of Contemporary Verses About the "Recent Unpleasantness" in Upper Canada, 1837

by Collected and Introduced by John S. Moir.

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Published
1965
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Fine
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First Edition
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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1965. Hardcover with dust jacket, x + 81 pages including black-and-white illustrations; very gently read, if at all, very clean and unmarked; DJ gently bumped along edges, but no chips or tears. See also our listing for Edwin C. Guillet's The Lives… Read more
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Mixed Essays Irish Essays and Others

by Arnold, Matthew

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Published
1883
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New York: Macmillan and Company , 1883. Hardcover without dust jacket, xi + 507 pages; red cloth boards with clear and legible, but no longer bright, gilt lettering on spine, gently used, only light shelf wear to cover corners and spine ends, rubbing and a hint of soiling to back cover,… Read more
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An Ode on the Diamond Jubilee of Confederation

by MacDonald, Wilson

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Published
1927
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Very Good -
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First Edition
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Toronto: Wilson MacDonald, 1927. Hardcover without dust jacket, unpaginated, but 12 pages, printed on one side; only light shelf wear to cover corners and spine ends, but gently used, tight in binding, free front endpaper removed, ink name/address on next (blank) page, all text pages very clean and unmarked. … Read more
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Mirror on the Floor (Advance Reading Copy, Uncorrected Proof)

by Bowering, George

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Published
1967
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Good
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1967. Trade paperback Advance Reading Copy Uncorrected Proof, 160 pages;---laid in is McClelland`s exceptionally scarce one-page letter "About Book and Authors", sadly torn (probably because even folded it protrudes lengthwise from the book) and very age toned;---spine light creased, front cover with McClelland's usual Proof Copy publishing information, back cover has one… Read more
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The Lay of Tsar Ivan Vassilyevich, His Young Oprichnik and the Stouthearted Merchant Kalashnikov

by Lermontov, Mikhail Iurevich; English Translation by Progress Publishers

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Eric James
Published
1983
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780828527699
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Moscow: Raduga Publishers, 1983. Oversized hardcover without dust jacket, 25 pages, beautifully designed and including stunning illustrations;---some non-text publishing details in Russian, but the text is in English;---light to moderate shelf wear to cover edges and corners, faded and smudged red ink numeral "3 -" on front cover, some light smudging to back cover, free front endpaper… Read more
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Random Thoughts in Verse

by Dorothy Milne

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Very Good ++
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First Edition
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Washington, Iowa, USA: McCleery Cumming Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, undated (c1950s), unpaginated (approximately 50 pages), tipped-in black-and-white photograph of the author taken by her husband Bruce Milne;---inscribed in green ink on the free front endpaper "Best wishes always, Bruce and Dorothy";---elegant little book in green covers with bright and clear gilt lettering to front cover, … Read more
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No Heroics Please: Ucollected Writings 1958-88

by Carver, Raymond

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Eric James
Published
1992
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Very Good ++
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First Thus
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9780002712538
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London: HarperCollins Harvill, 1992. Trade paperback, 239 pages; tiny traces of shelf wear, but very gently read, if at all, one-word name in ink inside front cover, otherwise very clean and unmarked throughout.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good ++.
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Upper School Poems, 1951 - 1952 : Wordsworth, Browning, Shelley

by Stevenson, O. J. (Editor)

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Toronto: Copp Clark Red hardcover with clear and legible front cover lettering in black, undated (maybe?c1952, duh), 58 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; very gently used, only tiny traces of shelf wear, tight in binding, but some faded old stains to both covers, more faded (coffee?) stains to fore edge and margins… Read more
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Longer Poems, 1949 - 1950 : Gray, Wordsworth, Keats, Browning

by Stevenson, O. J. (Editor)

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Toronto: Copp Clark Red softcover with clear and legible front cover lettering in yellow, undated (maybe?c1950, duh), 60 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; gently used, only tiny traces of shelf wear, tight in binding, but there is a nasty crease to the back cover bottom corner, some … Read more
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2 Books: Idylls of the King, and The Talisman [Macmillan's Pocket American and English Classics]

by Tennyson, Alfred (Edited with Introduction and Notes by Charles W. French); Scott, Walter (Edited by Frederick Treudley)

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New York: Macmillan Two pocket-sized hardcovers, both same size and in identical brown cloth covers with lettering in embossed black and very bright and clear gilt:---Tennyson's Idylls, 1912, later (1916) printing, xxiv + 434 pages; very light shelf wear to corner tips and spine ends, spine slanted and concaved, otherwise gently used, tight… Read more
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Narrative and Lyric Poems (Second Series), For Use in the Lower School

by Stevenson, O. J. (Editor)

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Published
1914
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Toronto: Copp Clark, 1914. Grey/brown cloth hardcover with clear and legible embossed spine and front cover lettering, 170 pages: gently used, covers worn at corners and spine ends, tight in binding, pale faded pencil notations and/or underlinings on approximately 40 pages and inside back cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. … Read more
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English Narrative Poems (Macmillan's Pocket American and English Classics)

by Selected and Edited by Claude M. Fuess and Henry N. Sanborn; Authors: Cowper, Burns, Scott, Wordsworth, Campbell, Wolfe, Byron, Keats, Tennyson, Browning, Rossetti, Morris, Longfellow, Whittier, Holmes

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Published
1909
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1909. Green cloth hardcover with black lettering and elaborate decoration to front cover, without dust jacket, later (1914) printing, xix + 286 pages; very gently used, only light cover edge wear, tight in binding, black spine lettering legible but faded, notes in faded pencil… Read more
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The Globe Edition [Complete] Works of Edmund Spenser

by Spenser, Edmund; Edited By R. Morris; Memoir By J. W. Hales

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Published
1869
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London: Macmillan, 1869. Green cloth hardcover without dust jacket, later (1897) printing, lv + 736 pages; gently used, tight in binding, but light to moderate shelf wear to cover corners, faded old waterstains to covers (no staining inside), very bright and clear embossed gilt shield on front cover, spine gilt lettering faded… Read more
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Palgrave's Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language, with Additional Poems, New Edition of The World's Classics Edition CXXXIII

by Palgrave, Francis Turner; Updated by John Press

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Published
1914
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London: Oxford University Press, 1914. Pocket-sized green cloth hardcover without dust jacket, silk page marker, later (1919) printing, xiii + 526 pages; gently used, tight in binding, only light shelf wear, spine gilt lettering and decoration bright and clear, front cover gently wrinkled, probably due to exposure to moisture but no staining visible… Read more
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The Works of Alfred Tennyson: Poet Laureate

by Tennyson, Alfred

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Published
1878
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London, United Kingdom: C. Kegan Paul & Co. , 1878. Hardcover with quarter leather, without dust jacket, 665 pages; moderate to heavy shelf wear to covers although spine gilt lettering still bright and clear, top edge gilt, tight in binding, small bookplate inside front cover, signature in ink … Read more
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The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

by Lear, Edward; Edited and Introduced by Holbrook Jackson

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Eric James
Published
1971
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Very Good ++
ISBN
9780571064403
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London, United Kingdom: Faber & Faber, 1971. Pictorial hardcover with matching pictorial unclipped dust jacket, later (1971) printing, xxix + 288 pages including Lear's cartoon drawings throughout; spine ends gently bumped, otherwise very gently used, very clean and unmarked throughout. DJ has… Read more
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