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Invisible World is in Decline

By Whiteman, Bruce

Toronto, ON: Coach House Press, 1984 Speaking of events beyond both biography and history Whiteman transforms the words of technology into a new metalanguage for our private sorrows. Grey card cover with illustrated front, black titling to front and spine, grey endpapers, inscribed and signed by the author to half title, 39 pages. Light sunning to cover, a small split to the surface of the cover at the lower spine end. 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Jesse James Poems
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Jesse James Poems

By Jiles, Paulette

Winlaw, BC: Polestar Press Ltd. , 1988 'The Jesse James Poems' are base on the careers of Frank and Jesse and their odd erratic Gang members. Glossy illustrated soft cover with flaps, yellow endpapers, several black and white photographs, 92 pages. Minor sunning to spine, a few light blue smudges to back cover, remnant of bookstore sticker to 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Ballad of Isabel Gunn

By Scobie, Stephen

Kingston, ON: Quarry Press, 1987 A "traditional ballad based, imaginatively, on the life of Isabel Gunn, on Orcadian who disguised hersalf as a man in order to join her lover in the service of the 'Hudson's Bay Company'. She shipped from Scotland to Canada in 1803, and worked with" them until she was found out. Glossy soft cover, green titling to front, black titling to spine, signed and inscribed 'for Phyllis' by the author to half title, several black and white illustrations, 58 pages. Light edge wear, a small light crease to top free corner of front cover, light age darkening to 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 and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$100.00

Grace and Poison
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Grace and Poison

By Connelly, Karen

Winnipeg, MB: Turnstone Press, 2001 'The Small Words in My Body', which won the Pat Lowther Award for Poetry, and 'The Disorder of Love' in one volume. An introductory essay from Connelly about her earlier poetry and her travels since those days. Black glossy soft cover, illustration to front, purple/white titling to front, white titling to spine, signed by author to title page, 196 pages. Light shelf wear, a few light spots 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. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Secession / Insecession
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Secession / Insecession

By Pato, Chus & Erin Moure

BookThug, 2014 Erin Moure is a Canadian poet and the translator of Chus Pato, a Galician poet. White soft cover with illustration to front, black & red titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by Erin Moure to title page, 175 pages. Minor shelf wear, a small spot to fore edge, two lightly scribbled words to half title. 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. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Collected Poems of Robert Sward, 1957 - 2004
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Collected Poems of Robert Sward, 1957 - 2004

By Sward, Robert

Windsor, ON: Black Moss Press, 2004 Turquoise soft cover with black & white photograph of poet to front, black titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by author to title page, 228 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 and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Gospel - A Poem
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Gospel - A Poem

By Scobie, Stephen

Red Deer, AB: Red Deer College Press, 1994 Red soft cover with faux label to front with black and white illustration and black titling, yellow titling to spine, red endpapers, signed by the author with his first name and inscribed "for Phyllis" with a Leonard Cohen quote to title page, 65 pages plus a page "About the Author" and one page publisher's advertising. 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. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$40.00

Letters from Darkness

By Crasnaru, Daniela

Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1991 Translated from the Romanian by Fleur Adcock. Glossy soft cover, illustrated front, white titling to front, black titling to spine, 47 pages. Very light shelf wear, one minor smudge to page 41. 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/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Kiss: Poems 1972-77

By Phillips, David

Toronto, ON: The Coach House Press, 1979 Poetry Collection. Soft cover with purple/brown/beige illustration, beige titling to front and spine, 85 pages. Minor shelf wear, slight dimple to lower free corner. 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.

$22.00

Measure of Paris
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Measure of Paris

By Scobie, Stephen

Edmonton, AB: University of Alberta Press, 2010 Scobie blends "travelogue, memoir, literary criticism, and peotry" in 'Measure of Paris'. Black and white illustrated soft cover, white titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by the author to half title, some black and white illustrations, 340 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. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Sanding Down This Rocking Chair On A Windy Night
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Sanding Down This Rocking Chair On A Windy Night

By McKay, Don

Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart, 1987 McKay 'transforms the familiar into the breathtaking, and to touch us deeply with words". Presumed first edition. Brown/blue soft cover, blue titling to front and spine, 111 pages. Minor shelf wear and a small patch to back cover where most likely the removal of a sticker took off the lamination. 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

Tenderman
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Tenderman

By Bowling, Tim

Gibsons, BC: Nightwood Editions, 2011 Collection of poetry. Bowling "outlines the tension that acts as a vital force in the collection - the dichotomy between the sensitive poetic observer and the tough, working-class subject". Illustrated soft cover with brown titling to front, black titling to spine, inscribed to Phyllis Webb and signed by author to half title, 79 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. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

In the House of the Sun
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In the House of the Sun

By Skarstedt, Sonja A.

Montreal, QC: Empyreal Press, 2005 Skarstedt visited Hawaii in the early 1990s, these poems tap into the islands' dazzling, often contradictory tapestry of sights, sounds and savours. Light blue card cover, black titling to front and spine, pastedown cover photograph of Haleakala Crater, Maui, by Geof Isherwood, 99 pages. A light crease to front cover, as a production flaw many pages show a light shadow printing to outer 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.

$25.00

Open Is Broken
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Open Is Broken

By Warland, Betsy

Edmonton, AB: Longspoon Press / University of Alberta, 1984 Black and white illustrated card cover with black titling to front and white titling to black spine, inscribed to Phyllis Webb and signed by the author to title page, 52 pages. Light sunning to front and textblock edge, 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. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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

Honey Bear: On Lasqueti Island B.C.
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Honey Bear: On Lasqueti Island B.C.

By Sward, Robert

Victoria, BC: Soft Press, 1978 First edition of 750 copies. Pictures and poems of a couple's adventures abouard a floating house on Lasqueti Island, B.C. with Floathouse Cooking recipes. Illustrated card cover with staple binding, orange titling to front, blue endpapers, illustrated with line drawings and black and white photographs, 47 pages. Light age darkening and light shelf wear including some scratches to 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. Limited First Edition. Card Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Schestakowich, Irina. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$25.00

Across the Stillness: Poetry Form the Cariboo
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Across the Stillness: Poetry Form the Cariboo

By Walsh, Ann

Victoria, BC: Beach Holme Publishers Limited, 1992 A delightful collection of children's poetry about the Cariboo region of nerthern British Columbia. It captures the spirit of what is still very much a frontier. Light brown card cover with red titling and illustration to front, signed by author to half title, illustrated with line drawings by Margaret Tuey, 41 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. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Tuey, Margaret. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

As Ten As Twenty
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As Ten As Twenty

By Page, P.K.

Toronto, ON: Ryerson Press, 1946 Light blue paper covered boards with dark blue titling to front and spine, 43 pages. Illustrated gift inscription on the ffep adds considerable charm to this copy. Some age darkening to spine and edges, 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 Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Blue Guitar
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Blue Guitar

By Stevens, Wallace

London and New York: Petersburg Press, 1977 Etchings by David Hockney who was inspired by Wallace Stevens who was inspired by Pablo Picasso. There are twenty etchings which were drawn by the artist in London in the Autumn of 1976 and Spring 1977. Grey hard cover with a an illustrated title label pastedown, light brown endpapers, 51 pages. A previous owner dated the title page in ink. A beautiful book combining the art of words with the art of drawing. 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 Hockney, David. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

Infinite Power
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Infinite Power

By Vickers, Janet

Victoria, BC: Ekstasis Editions, 2016 Canadian poet Vickers second trade book of poems. Glossy soft cover, yellow titling to front, white titling to spine, black endpapers, 92 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.

$20.00

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