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Around Home

by McArthur, Peter

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Third Edition
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$5.54

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Toronto: The Musson Book Company Ltd., 1929. Third Edition. Illustrated Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 19.5 cm. C. W. Jefferys. The dust-jacket has a couple of nicks to top of spine with a couple of short closed tears to edges. The interior is clean and bright. "....preserves MacArthur's last and most… Read more
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Bodily Harm

by Atwood, Margaret

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771008122
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$27.72

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1981. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 23.5 cm. The dust jacket has damp staining at heel of spine, does not affect the book. There are a couple of closed 5mm closed tears to top of jacket front. There is a 10mm stain to the front… Read more
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DeNiro's Game

by Hage, Rawi

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trade Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780887848133
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$23.76

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Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 2007. First Trade Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/with No dust-jacket as issued. 19.5 cm. The book is clean, bright and tight, with just a touch of rubbing to front cover. The book a winner and finalist in many literary awards attests to Rawi Hage's ability to write a dam good story.
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Barrel House Kings: A Memoir

by Callaghan, Barry

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781552780008
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$23.76

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Toronto: McArthur & Company, 1998. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 23.0 cm. The book is bright and clean. A quote from the dust jacket. It’s a picture of the world in which Barry grew up: his mother, brother, and grandparents; the neighbours and the town itself.
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The Reconstruction

by Casper, Claudia

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670866977
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$11.88

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Toronto: Viking -Penguin Books Canada Limited, 1996. First Edition. Illustrated Paper Covers (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 22.5 cm. The jacket shows light rubbing. The book is clean bright and tight. A Near Fine copy. This is the first novel from Claudia Casper.
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The Boat Who Wouldn't Float

by Mowat, Farley

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$15.84

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1969. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a very good dust jacket. 22.0 cm. The jacket which is price clipped, shows rubbing and has closed tears on top of back panel. There is light bumping to spine ends, the text is clean and bright. Adventure in and around eastern Canada.
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Cat's Eye

by Atwood, Margaret

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771008177
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$27.72

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1988. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 23.5 cm. A very nice copy. Cruelties, betrayals and terrors in Toronto in the eighties.
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Brother Frank's Gospel Hour

by Kinsella, W.P.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002243681
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$47.51

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Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., 1994. First Edition. Half-Cloth Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 21.5 cm. A fine copy with just a hint of wear to top jacket at spine. Frank Fencepost tries his hand at evangelism on the Hobbema's new radio station.
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Clara Callan A Novel

by Wright, Richard B.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
4th Printing
ISBN
9780002005012
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$35.64

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Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., 2001. 4th Printing. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 22.0 cm. Tamara de Lempicka. The book has a slight roll, a very nice copy indeed. GG award sticker on front of dust jacket. A quote from the dust jacket. It's the late 1930's and two sisters Clara… Read more
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Wilderness Tips

by Atwood, Margaret

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771008191
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$47.51

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1991. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 24.0 cm. A very bright tight book. A collection of short stories, with shared stories of discovery and loss.
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The charcoal Burners

by Musgrave, Susan

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771066504
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$15.84

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980. First Edition. 1/4 Cloth with Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 22.0 cm. A very nice edition. Tight and clean and bright. Susan Musgrove an accomplished and published poet. With her first novel the Charcoal Burners, .
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The Broken Snare

by Symons, R. D.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.64

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New York: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1970. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 21.5 cm. The price clipped jacket shows light rubbing to edges, the book has a slight lean and bumped spine bottom. A quote from the dust jacket. The Broken Snare tells of a modern pioneer who, with the… Read more
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Tempest-Tost

by Davies, Robertson

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
November 1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing
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$35.64

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Toronto: Clarke Irwin & Company Limited, November 1951. 2nd Printing. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 22.0 cm. The price clipped jacket shows light rubbing and 2- closed tears. The book has shelf wear and bumped lower corners and spine. A quote from the dust jacket. Hector Mackilwraith in love and in… Read more
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Spadework

by Findley, Timothy

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002255080
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$15.84

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Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., 2001. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 22.0 cm. A very clean, bright and tight specimen of a book. Bell Canada repairman, cut telephone lines, blackmail and death ensue in Stratford.
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Desired Haven

by Richardson, E. M.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$23.76

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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1953. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 21.5 cm. The jacket has an open tear at head of spine which does not affect the writing. The jacket also has light rubbing and 2-small closed tears along the bottom edge. The book has lightly rubbed corners… Read more
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The Robber Bride

by Atwood, Margaret

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771008214
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$27.72

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1993. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 24.0 cm. A very nice copy clean bright and tight. Set in Toronto in the early 1990's. This is a story of three women whose lives share a common wound.
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Black Bread-and White

by Wuenn, Vera V.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$67.31

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New York: Vantage Press Inc., 1978. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 21.0 cm. The book shows light bumping to heel of spine, which shows light sunning. The book and dust-jacket are both clean and bright. A quote from the dust jacket. Against the background of Canada at the turn… Read more
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The Moons of Jupiter

by Munro, Alice

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771597251
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$51.47

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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1982. First Edition. 1/4 Cloth with Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 23.5 cm. The jacket has a couple of closed tears to the front and back. The front cover has a scratch through the image. The spine shows light sunning. The book has bumped spine… Read more
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Monkey Beach

by Robinson, Eden

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676970753
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$31.68

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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2000. First Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 22.0 cm. A very well kept copy in near fine condition, clean, bright and tight. A quote from the dust jacket. On the peaceful shore of Douglas Channel lies the remote Haisla community of Kitamat, British Columbia. Seventeen-year-old… Read more
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Who Has Seen The Wind

by Mitchell, W.O.

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SK Books (IOBA)
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Separate Edition
ISBN
9780771060786
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$35.64

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1991. First Separate Edition. Paper Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a near fine dust jacket. 26.0 cm. William Kurelek. A Near fine copy clean, bright and tight. Who Has Seen The Wind, first illustrated by William Kurelek in 1972, reprinted in 1978. This being the first separate edition, illustrated by Kurelek, which contains the… Read more
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