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I Should Care: The Sammy Cahn Story
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I Should Care: The Sammy Cahn Story

By Cahn, Sammy

New York, NY: Arbor House Publishing Co., 1974 Songwriter Cahn tells his "whole loving story - personal, public and professional." Blue paper to boards and black cloth to spine, gilt titling to spine, decorated endpapers, inscribed to June Knight by by her husband and signed by Sammy Cahn, several clusters of black and white photographs, 318 pages. Light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some wear to edges and corners including light chipping to spine ends. It is now in a protective cover. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Damien The Leper
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Damien The Leper

By Farrow, John

New York, NY: Sheed & Ward, 1937 Biography of Joseph de Veuster, Father Damien (1840-1899), a Belgian missionary in service at the leper colony on Molokai (1873-89). Signed and inscribed by the author and signed by Farrow's wife, actor Maureen O'Sullivan; they are Mia Farrow's parents. Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, signed to ffep, frontispiece, 230 pages. Light shelf wear, some age darkening to endpapers. Dust jacket shows age darkening, edge and shelf wear, some chipping to corners and edges including the fold of the flap. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

Company of Heroes: My Life as an Actor in the John Ford Stock Company
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Company of Heroes: My Life as an Actor in the John Ford Stock Company

By Carey, Harry

Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Incl, 1994 The story of the making of the film 'Company of Heroes' as well as the eight subsequent ones. Carey observes "the process of filming Westerns by one of the true masters of the form". Tan cloth to boards, blue titling to front and spine, author's inscription to ffep dated 6-7-94, frontispiece, three clusters of black and white photographs, 218 pages. Front board shows two lines of bubbling of cloth and on the inside two lines of creasing of the pastedown. The dust jacket shows two creases matching those on the board underneath. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

Old Met, Les Halles and Other Losses: A Memoir of the Post-War Years.
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Old Met, Les Halles and Other Losses: A Memoir of the Post-War Years.

By Burnett, Virgil

Stratford, ON: Pasdeloup Press, 2005 An illustrated memoir. Red card cover, black titling and drawing to front, brown textblock, illustrated with the author's drawings, 135 pages. Light scratch to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Atlas Folio - over 23" - 25" tall.

$35.00

Uproar\'s Your Only Music
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Uproar's Your Only Music

By Brett, Brian

Holstein, Ontario: Picas/Exile Editions, 2004 Brian Brett's memoir is like "an extended prose poem rich with history and landscapes - mirroring the scary yet celebrated jazz-like poem that follows in 'Where We Live'." Glossy soft cover with illustration to front, purple titling to front and spine, signed by author to title page, 159 pages. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$70.00

I Am Wind You Are Fire: The Life and Work of Rumi
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I Am Wind You Are Fire: The Life and Work of Rumi

By Schimmel, Annmarie

Boston & London: Shambhala, 1992 "In simple and poetic language the author takes the reader through the cultural heritage of Konya [ ] his life and family [ ] as well as his poetry and mystical teachings along with his unparalleled intellectual and spirital legacy." Green glossy soft cover with illustration to front, yellow titling to front and spine, blue and gilt endpapers with dragon design, calligraphy on frontispiece and at chapter opennings by Shams Anwari, 214 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Earthshine and Heartglow Reflections and Memories of a Caribooite II
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Earthshine and Heartglow Reflections and Memories of a Caribooite II

By Helsdon Edwards, Betty

Betty Helsdon Edwards, 2004 Orange soft cover illustrated with line drawing, black titling to front and spine, signed by author to half title, several black and white illustrations as well a few full colour photographs, 200 pages. Sticker ghost to front wrap. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Tightrope Walker: Autobiographical Writings of Anne Wilkinson
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Tightrope Walker: Autobiographical Writings of Anne Wilkinson

By Wilkinson, Anne & Joan Coldwell (Editor)

Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 1992 A celebration of Wilkinson's life and work. "Together with Coldwell's introduction, these writings present a unique and mvoing self-portrait of a poet who died too young, at the peak of her career." Beige cloth, black titling to spine, pink endpapers, inscribed and signed by the editor to title page, a cluster of black and white photographs, 275 pages. A light bump to top end of spine. Dust jacket shows minor sunning to spine, light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Editor. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

On the Side of the Angels
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On the Side of the Angels

By Smart, Elizabeth

London, GB: Flamingo, 1995 The second volume of the Journals of Elizabeth Smart. Edited by Alice van Wart. Soft cover, yellow titling to front and spine, a cluster of black and white photographs, 133 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler
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Rufus: The Life of the Canadian Journalist Who Interviewed Hitler

By Castle, Colin

Vancouver, BC: Granville Island Publishing, 2014 The biography of Edwin Harry Lukin by the husband of his granddaughter. It is biography, family history and a look into the early world of BC newspapers. Glossy soft cover with Lukins portrait and green titling to front, green spine with white titling, several clusters of black and white photographs, and some map drawings, 329 pages. Light shelf wear, light crease to top free corner of front, inside it is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$20.00

Return to Antarctica
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Return to Antarctica

By Raeside, Adrian

Mississauga, ON: John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd., 2011 The Amazing Adventure of Sir Charles Wright on Robert Scott's Journey to the South Pole marking the 100th anniversary of the Scott Expedition. Second printing. Soft cover, frontispiece, many black and white photographs throughout, 324 pages. Light shelf wear, minor crease to top free corner of front. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Romain Rolland: The Man and His Work
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Romain Rolland: The Man and His Work

By Zweig, Stefan

New York: Haskell House Publishers Ltd. , 1970 Translated from the original manuscript by Eden and Cedar Paul. Blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, frontispiece, several illustrations most of them depicting Rolland at different ages, 377 pages. Minor edge wear, previous owner's name inked to ffep. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Thank Your Mother For the Rabbits
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Thank Your Mother For the Rabbits

By Mills, John

Erin, Ontario: Porcupine's Quill, 1993 An unconventional autobiography of Canadian novelist John Mills. Glossy soft cover, inscribed and signed by the author to title page, 270 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Still No Word from Nancy
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Still No Word from Nancy

By Mills, John

Victoria, British Columbia: Friesen Press, 2015 Three personal essays in the manner of Mill's well-received "Thank Your Mother for the Rabbits," and a fourth essay relating the experience of walking the pilgrim route to Santiago de Compostela. Glossy soft cover, inscribed and signed by author to title page, 199 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Not Yet Uhuru: The Autobiography of Oginga Odinga
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Not Yet Uhuru: The Autobiography of Oginga Odinga

By Odinga, Oginga

London: Heinemann, 1980 African Writeres Series. With a foreword by Kwame Nkrumah. Odinga sums up his political beliefs and thells the story of his development form a local teacher to an international figure. Paperback with the author's portrait to front, map to front and back, many black and white photographs, 323 pages. Some shelf wear with rubbing to edges, light smudging to textblock edge, previous onwer's name to ffep. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall - Oblong.

$20.00

Prison Memoirs of an Anachist
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Prison Memoirs of an Anachist

By Berkman, Alexander

Pittsburgh, PA: Frontier Press, 1970 Introduction by Kenneth Roxroth. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, green endpapers, 538 pages. Light foxing to top of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine, some shelf and edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good + to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Northern Nurses III: Blecher Islands and Northern Quebec - the 1960s
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Northern Nurses III: Blecher Islands and Northern Quebec - the 1960s

By Scott, J. Karen & Joan E. Kieser (Editors)

Oakville, Ontario: Kokum Publications, 2009 Memoirs of Kathleen Mary Jo Lutley CM and Heather J. Duncan Clayton. Following the first two books of "Northern Nurses" this volume focuses on the 1960s. In 2007 the editors Scott and Kieser accompanied Lutley revisiting her nursing stations in the far North after 40 years. This book presents the records, documents and their artwork of these pioneer nurse-midwifes. Glossy illustrated soft cover, signed with initials - we believe by Heather Clayton to title page (but provenance uncertain, scans available upon request), illustrated with many photographs and reproductions of Clayton's portraits, 188 pages. editors Scott and Kieser accompanied Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Death in the Barren Ground
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Death in the Barren Ground

By Christian, Edgar; George Whalley (editor)

Oberon Press, 2009 A reissue of the Canadian classic: the diary of Edgar Christian who lived with tow other men during the winter of 1926-1927 in a cabin on the Thelon River living off the land. All three died of starvation. This text has been transcribed from the original and presented exactly as it was written, with an introduction by George Whalley. Soft cover, grey endpaper, 192 pages. Light shelf wear with a few pressure marks, pencil markings to title page and page 11. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Akerman Family, The: Growing Up With Salt Spring Island
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Akerman Family, The: Growing Up With Salt Spring Island

By Akerman, Bob & Linda Sherwood

Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Bob Akerman, 2005 Autobiography of Salt Spring Island pioneer Bob Akerman. White soft cover with black titling and illustrated with black and white photographs, text illustrated with black and white photographs, 325 pages. Cover shows minor shelf wear, a light smudge to textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o\' L.A.
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Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o' L.A.

By Shippey, Lee

Sierra Madre, Ca: Sierra Madre Press, Inc, 1929 A collection of short sketches about people known to the author, interspersed with poetry by varoius authors. Mauve paper-covered boards with purple titling, purple cloth spine with gilt titling, signed by the author on end paper, small black and white drawings illustrate each subject, 96 pages. Cover has shelf wear, edge wear, sunned edges, slightly sunned spine, text block edges darkened, foxing to end papers, slightly musty odour, interior appears to be clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Good+/-. Illus. by Ewing, A.L.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

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