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Windflower
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Windflower

By Roy, Gabrielle

Toronto/Montreal: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1970 Translated by Joyce Marshall. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, 152 pages. Minor sunning to spine ends and top edge, previous owner's name to ffep, a bump in first pastedown due to a production flaw - most likely some excess glue. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and edges, a few brown spots, shelf wear with chipping to spine ends and corners, back shows a four inch line of rubbing with a small hole along 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. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Guerilla
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Guerilla

By Dunsany, Lord

Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1944 Red cloth, gilt titling to front and spine, 252 pages. Light shelf wear with rubbing to bottom edge. Dust jacket is worn and shows age darkening, quarter inch missing at top of spine, some chipping, 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 U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Fine Balance
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Fine Balance

By Mistry, Rohinton

Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart Inc., 1995 Mistry's second novel "set in India in the mid-1970s, 'A Fine Balance' is a richly textured novel which sweeps thereader up into its special world." Beige cloth, gilt titling to spine, beige endpapers, author's signature to title page, 748 pages. Dust jacket shows minor shelf wear to top of spine and is now protected in a Brodart cover. 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 by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$150.00

Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Nineteen Eighty-Four

By Orwell, George

Toronto, ON: S.J. Reginald Saunders and Company Limited, 1949 First Canadian issue by book club. Grey cloth, red titling to front and spine, 314 pages. Some edge and shelf wear, sunning to spine, black dot to rear board, light foxing to textblock edge, light smudge to back of half title page. 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 Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Healer
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Healer

By Hollingshead, Greg

Toronto, ON: HarperflamingoCanada, 1998 A novel of betrayal and redemption which explores the furthest reaches of human experience. Boards covered in dark red paper and black paper to spine, silver titling to spine, signed on title page, 309 pages. Dust jackets shows very light shelf wear and is now protected in a Brodart 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. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

King Matt the First
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King Matt the First

By Korczak, Janusz

New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986 Translated by Richard Lourie. Introduction by Bruno Bettelheim: "This charming story is a delight to read and is worthy of many rereadings by children and adults alike. I know of no other fable like it, in which a little boy, an absolute ruler, sets out to reform his kingdom, and by his example, so he hopes, the rest of the world." Red paper to boards, black cloth to spine, 332 pages. A minor pressure mark to top of back board. 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. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Great Gatsby
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Great Gatsby

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott

New York, NY: Grosset & Dunlap A vintage copy from ca. 1949. Blue tweed paper boards with black titling to spine, 218 pages. Light wear to top and bottom edge, glue spots on front paste down suggest a card pocket or a bookplate has been removed. Dust jacket shows some wear to top and bottom edges. 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. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$120.00

Only Wounded: Ulster Stories
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Only Wounded: Ulster Stories

By Taylor, Patrick

Toronto, ON: Key Porter Books Limited, 1997 Patrick Taylor's first book. These stories centre on the hopes and despairs of everyday life during the recent Troubles in Northern Ireland. Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with yellow and blue titling, illustrated with black and white maps of Ireland and Northern Ireland and a black and white photograph of the author at back of book, glossary and bibliography, 291 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. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Narizhny, Ilya. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Secret of the Northern Lights
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Secret of the Northern Lights

By Kinsella, W.P.

Saskatoon, SK: Thistledown Press Ltd., 1998 Twelve new Hobbema stories "continue the chronicle which has delighted thousands and outraged a select few sind Silas Ermineskin first appropriated the English language in 1977 with 'Dance Me Outside' ". Black illustrated soft cover with red titling, 199 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.

$20.00

Jackrabbit Parole
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Jackrabbit Parole

By Reid, Stephen

New York, NY: Quality Paperback Book Club, 2003 Reid's novel tells of the wild adventures of four young men robbing banks across the American West making it into the top ten of the FBI most wanted list. Soft cover illustrated with Reid's own mugshots, signed by him to half title, 259 pages. Light shelf wear, a small light crease to bottom free corner of back. 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.

$35.00

Going Nowhere
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Going Nowhere

By Taylor, Malcolm

Spire Publishing, 2007 A tale spun with dark humour and rich imagery, a tale that reaches toweard the very ends of the known world - and looks over the edge. Grey cloth, gilt titling to spine, 194 pages. Minor shelf wear to 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. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Shadow on the Blind and Other Ghost Stories
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Shadow on the Blind and Other Ghost Stories

By Baldwin, Mrs. Alfred (Louisa)

Ashcroft, BC: Ash-Tree Press, 2001 Originally published in 1895 this re-issue presents all nine stories of the original publication as well a further strange tale never published before. The introduction by john Pelan and Richard Dalby esamines the remarkable life and legacy of Louisa Baldwin. Dark red cloth, gilt titling to spine, red endpapers, seven illustrations by J. Ayton Symington from the first edition, 141 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Symington, J. Ayton. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Shadow on the Blind and Other Ghost Stories
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Shadow on the Blind and Other Ghost Stories

By Baldwin, Mrs. Alfred (Louisa)

Ashcroft, BC: Ash-Tree Press, 2001 Originally published in 1895 this re-issue presents all nine stories of the original publication as well a further strange tale never published before. The introduction by john Pelan and Richard Dalby esamines the remarkable life and legacy of Louisa Baldwin. Dark red cloth, gilt titling to spine, red endpapers, seven illustrations by J. Ayton Symington from the first edition, 141 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. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Symington, J. Ayton. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Dialogue With Masks
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Dialogue With Masks

By Melfi, Mary

Oakville, ON, Canada: Mosaic Press, 1986 Melfi is the other of several collections of poetry, this is her first work of fiction. Glossy soft cover with yellow titling to front and spine, 111 pages. Light shelf wear, inside tight and clean. 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

Le Peril Amoureux
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Le Peril Amoureux

By Gagnon, Daniel

Montreal, QC, Canada: VLB Editeur, 1986 Written in French. "Dix nouvelles hantees par les frissons de l'amour et de la mort." Pink soft cover with black and white illustration to front, white titling to front and spine, signed by the author and warmly inscribed to poet Phyllis Webb, 134 pages. Some shelf wear with curling of front free corners, inside tight and clean. 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. Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Seed Beneath the Sow
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Seed Beneath the Sow

By Silone, Ignazio

London: Jonathan Cape, 1946 Re-print, translated from the Italian by Frances Frenaye. Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 384 pages. Light shelf wear, a superficial damp stain showing as a shadow on the back board and a tiny spot of bleeding inside, darkening to textblock edge, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine, shelf and edge wear including rubbing, piece missing to top of 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. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$28.00

Noman\'s Land
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Noman's Land

By MacEwen, Gwendolyn

Toronto, Ontario: The Coach House Press, 1985 A collection of stories by Canadian poet MacEwen. Illustrated card cover, red endpapers, drawings by Carl Schaefer, 138 pages. Light sunning to spine, slight moisture ripple to bottom of 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Schaefer, Carl. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Michael Bullock: Selected works, 1936-1996
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Michael Bullock: Selected works, 1936-1996

By Bullock, Michael

London, Ontario: Third Eye Publications Inc., 1998 A selection of poetry and fiction by Michael Bullock a former professor of Creative Writing at UBC. Verse part of the book was edited by Jack Stewart, the prose part by Peter Loeffler. Illustrated white soft cover, textblock of brown paper, 420 pages. Light shelf wear with creasing to bottom free corner continuing into first ten 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. Good +/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Stranger Shores: Literary Essays 1986-1999
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Stranger Shores: Literary Essays 1986-1999

By Coetzee, J. M.

London: Secker & Warburg, 2001 A collection of twenty-nine pieces on books, writing, photography and the 1995 Rugby World Cup in South Africa. Black cloth with gitl titling to spine, red endpapers, 374 pages. Minor edge wear, sunning to top of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows some shelf wear, small white sticker and price sticker to front flap. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. 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. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Hetty Dorval
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Hetty Dorval

By Wilson, Ethel

Vancouver, B. C.: Alcuin Society, 1967 1967 signed, limited edition, #185/375; signed by author, typographer and illustrator. Grey cloth with red and blue titling on spine, red titling and blue illustration on front, grey end papers, illustrated title page, illustrated throughout with green lino-block engravings, 169 pages. Book is protected by a clear plastic jacket. Rear spine gutter has a few tiny dark specks, pale tiny foxing spots to upper text block edge, text block edges slightly darkened, light foxing to those pages adjacent to illustrations, text is clean and tight. Clear plastic jacket has light shelf wear, a quarter inch closed tear to upper spine end. This book would be a handsome addition to any book shelf. 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/Illustrator/typographer. Limited/Numbered/Signed. Hard Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Reuter, Gus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

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