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Autobiograpy of Edward Gibbon as Originally Edited By Lord Sheffield

by Gibbon, Edward with J.B. Bury (Introd.)

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Minotavros Books
Published
1972
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Fine
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London: Oxford University Press, 1972. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 16mo. Oxford World Classics No. 139. Blue cloth, xxxi, 339pp. About fine in d/w. Jacket clipped, partially affecting text and small piece of tape extending to front cover. Describes Gibbons' life in 18th century Oxford, and insight into his historical writings.
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I'll cry Tomorrow

by Roth, Lillian with Mike Connoll and Gerold Frank

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Published
1954
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Fine
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New York: Frederick Fell, 1954. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Paperback, 292pp. About fine. Remarkable true story of Lillian Roth, from her life as a child star to the toast of the entertainment world, her struggle with alcoholism and her rehabilitation through Alcoholic Anonymous. "I'll Cry Tomorrow is a remarkable book - a story of incredible faith and… Read more
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Call Me Lucky: Bing Crosby's own Story as Told By Pete Martin

by Crosby, Bing and Pete Martin [Editor]

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Minotavros Books
Published
2001
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Near Fine
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CA$21.16

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Cambridge, MA: De Capo Press, 2001. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Second Edition. Paperback.xv, 344pp. Illustrated. A small crease to upper corner of front cover, o/w near fine. Famous film star and musician Bing Crosby relates stories of his music, horses, golf, and his career in movies.
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Those Were the Days: More Reminiscences About Tillsonburg

by Newman, Bert

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Minotavros Books
Published
1989
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Very Good
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Tillsonburg, Ontario: NCC, 1989. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Paperback, 195pp. Illustrated. Signed on ff/ endpaper, and authors rubber stamp; covers a bit scuffed with very light creasing on spine o/w very good. Presenting his fourth collection of stories about Tillsonburg, Newman discusses Dirty Thirties, Roaring Twenties, and canoeing adventures.
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Larionov

by Larionov, Igor; Taylor, Jim; Reizer, Leonid

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Winnipeg: Codner Books, 1990. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. First printing. Full black cloth. vi, 149 pp. [8] pp. B&W photos. Fine in fine jacket. It wasn't the money that brought Igor Larionov to the National Hockey League, or the lifestyle he know would be lavish in comparison to what he had, even as a star, in… Read more
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My Guardian Angel Caught Me

by Bermingham, Cornelius John (Spike)

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Published
2000
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Fine
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Burlington, Ontario: Spiritwood Press, 2000. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. XI, 269 pp. B&W photos in-text. Fine. The memoirs of Canadian construction businessman Spike Bermingham, whose family business has long been involved in important marine and rail construction projects in Ontario.
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Grapes: A Vintage View of Hockey

by Cherry, Don with Stan Fischler

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Minotavros Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Scarborough: Prentice-Hall Canada Inc, 1982. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Quarter black cloth, cream cloth boards. Patterned endpapers. 218 pp. B&W photos in-text throughout. Spine tilted, rubbing to spine ends. Light staining to fore edge of text block. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, 1" tear to head of front joint. Only once in a… Read more
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Yanni in Words

by Yanni with David Rensin

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Minotavros Books
Published
2002
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$27.21

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New York: Hyperion, 2002. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Quarter black cloth, grey paper boards. 318 pp. [16] pp. colour and B&W photo plates. White spotting to boards. Interior clean. Light bumping to extremities of dust jacket. Yanni is practically a force of nature. Not only has he sold over 20 million albums worldwide and earned 35… Read more
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Fleetwood: My Life and Adventures in Fleetwood Mac

by Fleetwood, Mick with Stephen Davis

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: William Morrow, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 12mo. Quarter-bound with cloth backed spine, 286pp. Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped but o/w near fine in d/w. "The first inside account of life in one of the most popular rock bands in history.
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Someone with Me: The Autobiography of William Kurelek

by Kurelek, William

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Minotavros Books
Published
1980
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Very Good
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Purple cloth, 176pp. Some scuffs on cloth, with slight bruise on spine head o/w very good in d/w. Jacket a bit soiled and creased with wear at extremities. Autobiography of iternationally acclaimed Canadian artists, William Kurelek.
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His Life is Mine

by Sophrony, Archimandrite

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Published
1977
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Fine
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Crestwood, NY: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1977. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Translated from the Russian. Original cloth. 128 pp. Fine condition. Dust jacket bumped and rubbed to extremities, VG overall. His Life is Mine is a spiritual testimony - a testimony of the knowledge of God granted to Archimandrite Sophrony granted to him through 22 years on… Read more
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Growing Pains: The Autobiography of Emily Carr

by Carr, Emily

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Minotavros Books
Published
1946
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1946. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Original brown cloth, dark brown labels to spine and front board. xvi, 381 pp. [13] plates, some in colour, incl. colour frontis. Some bumping to spine ends and corners. Bookplate to ffep. Dust jacket is worn at extremities, long tears to joints and rear flap, bumps… Read more
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Flex Ability: A Story of Strength and Survival

by Wheeler, Flex

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Carlsbad, California: Hay House, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter black paper over grey cloth boards. B&W pictorial endpapers. xxiv, 199 pp. [16] pp. colour photo plates. Light bumping to corners and spine foot. Dust jacket bumped at head of rear cover with small chip at corner. Else fine. Champion bodybuilder Flex Wheeler looks like… Read more
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No Life for a Lady

by Dempsey, Lotta

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Minotavros Books
Published
1976
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Don Millls, Ontario: Musson Book Company, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Red cloth, [12] 207pp. Illustrated. Signed by author on ff/ endpaper, with Review Copy slip laid-on with two thin pieces of tape, o/w near fine in d/w. Jacket faded with some small tears to jacket spine and edges. "The delightful and entertaining adventures of… Read more
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Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman

by Miller, Merle

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Published
2004
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Fine
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New York: Tess Press, 2004. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Common Reader Classic Bestsellers series. First thus. Full white paper boards. Geometric endpapers. ix, 428 pp. Light bumping to spine ends, else fine. Slight bumping to head of front cover of dust jacket. A candid and revealing portrait of the 33rd president - in his own voice.
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Soldier in the Saddle

by Blacker, C.H. "Monkey

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Minotavros Books
Published
1963
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Near Fine
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London: Burke, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Modern Men of Action Series. Full red cloth. 191 pp. Light bumping to spine ends and corners, else fine. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped at head, short tears to head and foot of rear, small perforation to spine. This is the story of a man who came out… Read more
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In Search Of Identity

by El-Sadat, Anwar

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Minotavros Books
Published
1978
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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New York: Harper and Row, 1978. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Full blue cloth. viii, 360 pp., [8] pp. B&W photo plates. Sunning to top and tail edges of boards. Ink ownership inscription and bookseller label to ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped to spine head and head of front cover, a few short… Read more
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My Dirty Little Secrets: Steroids, Alcohol, and God - The Tony Mandarich Story

by Mandarich, Tony; Shaw Elrod, Sharon [as told To]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Ann Arbor, MI: Modern History Press, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8o. SIGNED by Tony Mandarich. Book #5 in the Reflections America Series. Soft cover. 181 pp. B&W photos in-text. Bruising to tail edge, else fine. Tony Mandarich was drafted #2 in the NFL in 1989 (in the top five along with Hall of Fame inductees Troy… Read more
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The Tallis Bag

by Winter, Jack

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Minotavros Books
Published
2012
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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[Ottawa]: Oberon Press, 2012. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 177 pp. Bruising to spine foot, sticker ghost to rear, else fine. Jack Winter's play, Ten Lost Years, was one of the must successful in Canadian theatre history. Now he's written the story of his life as a playwright and a teacher in the Toronto… Read more
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Raisins in The Rice

by Clark, L. Donovan

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Minotavros Books
Published
1983
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Near Fine
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Renfew, Ontario: Juniper, 1983. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Karstad, Karen. 9.5" x 8" Oblong. Orig. card wraps, sewn & glued binding. 100 pp. B&W photos & illustrations. Crease to front cover, a few small stains, else fine. In 1928, Donovan Clark and three other young mining engineers were sent to prospect for copper in the Northern Manitoba bush.… Read more
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