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Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D\'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley
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Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue D'etudes Canadiennes, Vol. 33, No. 4 - Perspectives on Timothy Findley

By Campbell, Robert M.

1999 Perspectives on Timothy Findley - October 1997 at Trent University a Timothy Findley conference was held uniting many writers in their representation of Findley as a source of creative inspiration and mentorship through their poems and remembrances. Glossy purple soft cover with white titling to front and spine, 194 pages. Light shelf wear. Perspectives on Timothy Findley Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Proust Project
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Proust Project

By Aciman, Andre (Editor)

New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004 The Proust Project: Twenty-eight writers chose their favourite passage from "In Search of Lost Time" by Marcel Proust and comment on it in a brief essay. Brown paper covered boards, black spine, gilt titling to spine, decorated endpapers, 221 pages. Bottom free corner bumped. Dust jacket mildly soiled. 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. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Contact 1952 - 1954
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Contact 1952 - 1954

By Gnarowski, Michael

Montreal, QC: Delta Canada, 1966 Being an Index to the contents of 'Contact' a little magazine edited by Raymond Souster, together with notes on the history and the background of the periodical by Michael Gnarowski plus "Some afterthoughts on 'Contact' Magazine" by Raymond Souster. Light shelf wear and light sunning to front and spine. 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. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature
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Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature

By Atwood, Margaret

Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1995 Clarendon Lectures in English Literature 1991. 'Strange Things' explores a part of the imaginative landscape. Atwood focuses on the imaginative mystique of the wilderness of Canada. Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, 126 pages. Light shelf wear, a small light brown spot to fore 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. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Oz-Story Magazine No. 3
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Oz-Story Magazine No. 3

By Maxine, David & Eric Shanower

Hungry Tiger Press, 1997 Signed by Editor David Maxine & Assistant Eric Shanower. Some of the stories in this volume: 'Ozma sees herself' by Edward Einhorn, 'Buffalo Dreams' by Jane Mailander, 'King, King! Double King!' by Ruth Plumly Thompson, 'The Glass Dog' by Frank L. Baum and many more. Glossy illustrated soft cover, illustrated with drawings by Eric Shanower and others, 127 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/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

Bibliographia Oziana - Revised and Expanded
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Bibliographia Oziana - Revised and Expanded

By Hannff, Peter E. & Douglas G. Greene, Dick Martin, James E. Haff, David L. Greene

The International Wizard of Oz Club, 1988 A concise bibliographical checklist of the Oz books by L. Frank Baum and his successors by Douglas G. Greene and Peter E. Hanff. Founded and Continuing the Baum Bugle Checklist by Dick Martin, James E. Haff and David L. Greene. Red cloth, black titling to front and spine, frontispiece, a cluster of black and white plates with reproductions of covers and dustjackets, 146 pages. The book is still in the publisher's shrink 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. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

In the Suicide\'s Library: A Book Lover\'s Journey
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In the Suicide's Library: A Book Lover's Journey

By Bowling, Tim

Kentville, NS: Gaspereau Press, 2010 Being an Adventure through Twentieth-Century American Poetry, Mid-life & Bibliomania Sparked by the Coincidental Discovery of a Book of Poems by Wallace Stevens, Signed by Weldon Kees, & Left Out in the Stacks of a University Library. Soft cover with a striking black and white graphic design, black titling to spine, inscribed to Phyllis Webb and signed by the author to ffep, 315 pages. Dust jacket and book cover designed by Jack McMaster. Minor shelf wear to book and dust jacket. 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 and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover in Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$110.00

Baroque Horrors: Roots of the Fantastic in the Age of Curiosities
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Baroque Horrors: Roots of the Fantastic in the Age of Curiosities

By Castillo, David R.

Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 2012 "'Baroque Horrors' turns the current cultural and political conversation from the familiar narrative patterns and self-justifying allegories of abjection to a dialogue on the history of our modern fears and their monstrous off-spring." Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and white titling to spine, 177 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Inoperative Community
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Inoperative Community

By Nancy, Jean-Luc & Peter Connor (Editor and Translator)

Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2001 Nancy examines community as an idea that has dominated mondern thought and traces its relation to concepts of experienc, discourse, and the individual. Edited and translated by Peter connor. Foreword by Christopher Fynsk. Soft cover, gift inscription to poet Phyllis Webb to half title, 176 pages. Sunning to spine and front, light shelf wear, a few small markings: e.g. page 37, 40 and 85. 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. Fourth Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Guide to British Historical Manuscripts in the Huntington Library
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Guide to British Historical Manuscripts in the Huntington Library

By Huntington Library

San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1982 A comprehensive survey of the Huntington Librarys's research collections of British hiistorical manuscripts, which range in date from the eleventh to the twetnieth century. Green cloth with gilt titling to front and spine, 448 pages. Minor shelf wear. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover overweight packages, or international tracking and insurance, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Shakespeare and the Mystery of God\'s Judgments
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Shakespeare and the Mystery of God's Judgments

By Hunter, Robert G.

Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1976 Hunter maintains that the impact of the Protestant Reformation on the Elizabethan mind was in great part resonsible for the emergence of the outstanding tragedies of the age. Brown cloth, gilt titling to spine, 208 pages. Minor shelf wear with a minor bump to bottom free corner. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine, some chipping to edges and corners, and it is price-clipped. 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. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good + to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Descant 164, Spring 2014: Cartooning Degree Zero
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Descant 164, Spring 2014: Cartooning Degree Zero

Toronto, Ontario: Descant Art & Letters Foundation, 2014 Cartooning Degree Zero: The Graphic Literature Issue. Descant 164, Spring 2014, Volume 45, Number 1. A quarterly publication Glossy white soft cover with line drawing illustration, blue ffep, illustrated throughout, 258 pages plus 14 pages of advertisement. Minor 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

All Our Yesterdays: An Informal History of Science Fiction Fandom in the Forties
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All Our Yesterdays: An Informal History of Science Fiction Fandom in the Forties

By Warner Jr., Harry

Chicago, Ill.: Advent Publishers, Inc. Introduction by Wilson Tucker. An informal history of science fiction fandom in the 1940s, with "some excursions into earlier times to round out the picture." White soft cover with black titling and illustration, black and white illustrations, 336 pages. Cover has light edge wear, shelf wear, is heavily sunned particularly to the spine and edges, text block and page edges darkened, text appears to be clean, binding is 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. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Barry Callaghan: Essays on His Works
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Barry Callaghan: Essays on His Works

By Uppal, Priscila, Editor

Toronto, Canada: Guernica Editions Inc. A "collection of artistic responses and critical appreciations of Barry Callaghan's work." Contributors include Margaret Atwood, Timothy Findley, Marie-Claire Blais, William Kennedy, Janice Kulyk Keefer, Dennis Lee and many others. Purple and yellow soft cover with yellow titling on front, black on spine, 524 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, otherwise appears to be unread. 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. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Personal Best: Representative Poems and Prose Passages from the Masters of Written English, in Which They are Judged to Have Been Most Themselves
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Personal Best: Representative Poems and Prose Passages from the Masters of Written English, in Which They are Judged to Have Been Most Themselves

By Maud, Ralph, Editor

1992 A personally chosen anthology of poetry and prose, printed for private circulation, limitation unstated, by Ralph Maud, Department of English, Simon Fraser University, on the occasion of his mother's 91st birthday. Brown card cover with black titling and illustration within a simple border on front, 137 pages. Spine lightly sunned, stained spot on front, two on back, some small sections of border on front haves lost their colour, tiny speck of colour to upper text block edge, interior of book is 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. Card Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

Writings for John Doheny
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Writings for John Doheny

Vancouver, B.C.: Samm Izdat' Press, 1993 Subtitled on title page: "Presented to John Doheny On the Occasion of His Retirement from The Department of English, University of British Columbia, By his Friends, Colleagues, Students and Family." White soft cover without titling, illustrated with a few black and white illustrations and one tipped-in colour plate, 186 pages. Spine sunned, edges less sunned, a few small spots of discolouration on text block edge, interior clean and tight. Tucked into book is an announcement for the retirement party of John Doheny, as well as direction instructions. Dust jacket has edge wear with small closed tears and associated creases, shelf wear, spine and edges sunned, several stains or marks of discolouration. 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. Soft Cover in Wraps. Good+ to Very Good-/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Faith, Hope and Poetry: Theology and the Poetic Imagination
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Faith, Hope and Poetry: Theology and the Poetic Imagination

By Guite, Malcolm

Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate Publishing Limited This book, a volume of Ashgate Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts, "explores the poetic imagination as a way of knowing; a way of seeing reality more clearly. Presenting a series of critical appreciations of English poetry from Anglo-Saxon times to the present day, Malcolm Guite applies the insights of poetry to contemporary issues and the contribution poetry can make to our religious knowing and the way we 'do Theology'." Black cloth with gilt titling on spine, 257 pages. Dust jacket has negligible wear, otherwise this handsome book is in great condition. 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

111 West Coast Literary Portraits
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111 West Coast Literary Portraits

Salt Spring Island, B.C.: Mother Tongue Press A collection of 111 black and white portraits of British Columbia authors, with texts written by the authors. Black and white soft cover with white titling on spine and front, French flaps, mauve end papers, black and white photographs throughout, 256 pages. Cover has negligible shelf wear, book is otherwise in great condition. 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. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Peterson, Barry & Blaise Enright, Photographers. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

100 Books on Hollywood & the Movies
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100 Books on Hollywood & the Movies

By Heiskell, Charles, Editor

Los Angeles: Book Collectors, 1993 #41/500. Annotated by Kenneth Turan, with selected essays by Joanne Bernstein, Charles Champlin, Andy Dowdy, Charles Heiskell, Julian (Bud) Lesser, and Kenneth Turan. Essays include: The Evolution of a Book List (Heiskell); Making the Cut (Turan); Publish or Perish? (Bernstein); Movie Book Collectors as a Species (Dowdy); One Hundred What? (Lesser); and The Innumerable Faces of Hollywood (Champlin). Colourfully decorated jacket with black titling on white label on front, jacket in plastic cover, 43 pages. This attractive book appears to be without flaws. 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. Limited/Numbered. Paper in Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$70.00

One Thousand and One Plays for the Little Theatre
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One Thousand and One Plays for the Little Theatre

By Shay, Frank, Editor

Cincinnati, OH: Stewart Kidd Company, 1923 A bibliography of 1,001 plays, compiled by Frank Shay, Director, Wharf Players of Provincetown. Dark grey boards, black cloth spine, black upper text block edge, black titling on pale grey label on front and spine, 91+ pages, publisher's advertising at back. Corners worn, cover has shelf wear with some pale stains, foxing spots on label, spine label missing with some residue left behind, text block edges and page edges darkened, foxing spots on end papers and occasionally in text, lower free corner of first end paper has a two-inch crease, text generally 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. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

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