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A Passionate Apprentice: The Early Journals 1897-1909.

by Woolf, Virginia. Edited by Michael A. Leaska,

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Near Fine
ISBN
9780886193386
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$40.00

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(Toronto): Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1990). First Canadian edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo (circa 24 x 16 cm), peach boards backed in grey cloth, pp. xlv, [5], 444; index. Inscribed by Canadian author Frances Itani to her mother, and signed Sam and Russell (Sam is name used by Frances with her family). Near… Read more
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The Diary of Virginia Woolf: Volume Three 1925-1930.

by Woolf, Virgina. Edited by Anne Olivier Bell; assisted by Andrew McNeillie.

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Near Fine
ISBN
9780151255993
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$50.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1980). Second impression of the first American edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo (circa 24 x 16 cm), black cloth, pp. xiii, 384; index. Canadian author Frances Itani's copy with her name and date on front free endpaper. Black ink marker remainder stripe tight to spine on top page… Read more
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The Bloomsbury Group. A Collection of Memoirs, Commentary and Criticism.

by Rosenbauum, S.P. (Editor).

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Very Good
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$40.00

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1975). First edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo (circa 22 x 15 cm), black boards, pp. xxi, 444; illustrated. Signed presentation inscription from the editor, Pat Rosenbaum on title page. Book is near fine; dust jacket colour faded on the spine panel, two short tears to the gutters,… Read more
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Virginia Woolf and Her World.

by Lehmann, John.

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Near Fine
ISBN
9780156935814
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$30.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1977). First American softcover "Harvest" edition. . Soft cover. Near Fine. Quarto (circa 23 x 18 cm), card covers, pp. 128; illustrated. Canadian author Frances Itani's copy with her name and date of acquisition on half title. Light vertical crease through front cover, small star shaped remainder stamp… Read more
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1990). Second impression of the American edition. . Hardcover. Fine. Octavo (circa 24 x 16 cm), publisher's boards, pp. xiii, 338; illustrated. With index. Canadian author Frances itani's copy, with her name and date on endpaper. Card addressed to Itani (with a Duncan Grant… Read more
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$35.00
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Studies in South Asian Linguistics : Sinhala and Other South Asian Languages.

by GAIR, James W.; Lust, Barbara C. (editor).

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Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780195095210
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$22.00

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. First edition.. Hardcover. Fine. Octavo, green boards, pp. xix, 368. Lower corner tips bumped, else very good or better, no dust jacket, as issued.
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Robert and Frances Flaherty: A Documentary Life, 1883-1922.

by Christopher, Robert J.

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Fine
ISBN
9780773528765
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$25.00

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Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2005). First edition.. Hardcover. Fine. Octavo, (circa 24 x 17 cm). black boards, pp. xxi, [3 pages maps], 453; illustrated. Index.
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In Search of the K & P.

by Bennett, Carol; McCuaig, D.W.

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Robert Wright Books, ABAC / ILAB
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Very Good
ISBN
9780919137042
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$20.00

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(Renfrew: Juniper Books, 1992). Tenth printing.. Soft cover. Very Good. Quarto, pictorial card covers with publisher's glossy lamination, pp. 123; illustrated. The story of the Kingston and Pembroke Railway. Tenth printing of the book originally issued in 1981. Previous owner's name and inscription inside front cover, foot of spine bumped, light… Read more
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Bulgaria Auto Karnet

by (Bulgaria).

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Near Fine
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$17.50

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Published in Sofia, Bulgaria by Balkan Tourist / tourist publicity centre. No date but circa 1970s.. No Binding. Near Fine. Small format map book for Bulgaria. Self wrappers, stapled once at top, 16 pages. Terrific period graphics.
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Mission, BC: Barbarian Press, 2020.. Hardcover. Fine. Fifty-six Ontological Studies is royal octavo (10½ by 6½ inches), 84pp, with a Bradel, or German case, binding, with printed paper over boards. It is published in a single state in an edition of 120 copies. The text type is Van Dijck, the paper Zerkall Soft White with the photographs, printed… Read more
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$450.00
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Canadian Trade Catalogue - Pharmaceutical Labels

by Lawson & Jones, Limited. Printers and Lithographers

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Good
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$225.00

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London Ontario, [No date].. Soft cover. Good. 10" x 12.5 inches, oblong format, stapled pink wrappers, pp. 24; illustrated with examples of printed matter produced. Lithographed and printed general labels; lithographed and printed dispensing labels, product labels, prescription blanks, pill and powder boxes, bottle cartons. Examples include labels for pharmaceutical businesses throughout the British Commonwealth. Attractively… Read more
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$225.00
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Gilbert and Sullivan: Gender - Genre - Parody.

by Williams, Carolyn.

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Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Columbia University Press, (2011). First edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine. Large octavo, publisher's burgundy boards, pp.[xxii], 454, [4]; illustrations in colour and b&w. With the authors signed presentation inscription on the title page. Near fine in like dust jacket.
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Patti Smith & Arthur Miller - Original Press photo 1977

by SMITH, Patti.

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Very Good
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$50.00

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No Binding. Very Good. Original press photo, circa 8" x 10" black and white, showing Smith and Miller at an Amnesty International event. Photo credit to UPI. Patti wearing an MC 5 button, and being warmly embraced by playwright Miller. Scarce vintage image. This item has originated from an original press photo archive, and bears a… Read more
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Small Masonic Booklets - Orangeism - 4 items

by ( Picton & Ameliasburgh, Ontario).

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Good
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$20.00

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Soft cover. Good. 1. St. George Preceptory, Picton [1954], reprinted 1972. By-laws. 24pp. 2. Lake Lodge, Roblin Mills / Ameliasburgh. 1988. By-laws. 19pp. 3. Lake Lodge, Ameliasburgh. 1988. Agenda. One card folded twice. 4. Orangeism and Protestantism, Compiled and Edited by the Late BRO. S.J. Pink. 19pp. Condition is generally good, occasional ink annotation.
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Ayer's American Almanac 1902.

by (Dr. A.C. Ayer & Co).

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Good
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$30.00

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Published by Dr. A.C. Ayer & Co., Practical and Analytical Chemists, Lowell, Mass., U.S.A. "Canadian Edition. Soft cover. Good. Stapled wrappers, unpaginated, but circa [32]pp. This "Canadian Edition" has an advertisement for a general merchant in Selby, Ontario on the rear cover. Almanac was a sales vehicle for Ayer's remedies and hair products. Fragile… Read more
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The Shaman's Mirror: Visionary Art of the Huichol

by MacLean , Hope.

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Near Fine
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$30.00

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Austin: University of Texas Press, 2012. First edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo, publisher's blue cloth, pp. x, 284; illustrations in colour and b&w. With the author's signed presentation inscription on the title page. Near fine in slightly spine-sunned dust jacket.
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Andre Bieler: An Artist's Life and Times.

by Smith, Frances K. Introduction by Michael Bell.

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Very Good
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$45.00

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Toronto/ Vancouver: Merritt Publishing Company Limited, (1980). First edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. Quarto, publisher's black cloth, pp. 176; illustrated in colour and b&w. Fine in very good dust jacket with small edge wear and small tears, and slight staining to fore edge of rear flap.
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A Man of Angst and Love: Book 1.

by foort, j.

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Near Fine
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$30.00

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Soft cover. Near Fine. Small quart, illustrated card covers, pp. (277). Illustrated by the author in colour and b&w. Speculative fiction: "parental Utopian sentiments set his course". Foort was raised on Quadra Island, British Columbia. Near fine.
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The History of The Canadian Military Engineers. Volume III to 1971.

by Holmes, Lieutenant-Colonel K.J. Edited by J.R. Newell.

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Near Fine
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Toronto: Military Engineering Institute of Canada, 1997. First edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine. Large octavo, publisher's navy cloth, pp. [xxvii], 502, [6]; illustrated with folding maps and map endpapers. Laid in is a brief printed addendum to the volume. Book is fine; dust jacket shows slight imperfections, including a half… Read more
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The Encyclopedia of Hand Spinning.

by ROSS, Mabel.

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Very Good
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$85.00

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Loveland: Interweave Press, (1988). First American edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. 25.5 x 19 cm, blue cloth, pp.224; illustrated in black and white. With the author's signed presentation inscription on the title page, dated Belleville, 1992. Non-authorial gift inscription and holograph note regarding spinning seminar on front free endpaper, corner of covers lightly… Read more
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$85.00