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New York: Limited Editions Club. 1957. Hardcover. Pale green basket-weave linen with a paper label on the front cover and spine; Colour endpaper maps. pp (xxii), (156), [2]. Colour and b&w vignette illustrations in text. Spne a bit sunned, pencil signature of author Leon Rooke, else fine. Green card slipcase is sunned to the spine and… Read more
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Willlowdale, ON: North York Public Library. 1978. First Edition. Softcover. Card covers. pp (111). B&w illustrations. Fine copy. A useful reference still, a survey of fine print in Canada. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; Octavo .
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THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF SILVERDENE EMBLEM O'NEILL (BLEMIE'S WILL)

by O'NEILL, Eugene

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Published
1988
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First of this edition
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Toronto: David B. Kotin / The Nightshade Press. 1988. First of this edition. Softcover. 24 x 14.5 cm, pp (16), sewn, in blue textured card covers. Fine copy, with prospectus leaf laid in. #62 of an edition of 100 copies, issued to mark the centenary of O'Neill's birth. Designed, typeset, and printed by Glenn Goluska at The… Read more
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MANIPULATIONS ON GREEK THEMES: poems. Wood engravings by Oswald Turner

by GUSTAFSON, Ralph

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Published
1986
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780919038042
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Toronto: Roger Ascham Press. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0919038042 . Orange quarter morocco and orange and white batik illustrated cloth, brown endpapers and fly leaves, colour decorations. pp (12), (97). #43 of 120 numbered copies. A fine copy, lacking the slipcase."This book is printed by letter-press on damp hand made paper from Ferdinando Amatruda's Mill in … Read more
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THE SEASON OF THE ROSES: eighteen minnesongs selected and translated by Willem Campschreur

by VELDEKE, Hendrik van

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Published
2017
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First Edition
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No place (Dundas, Ontario): The Aliquando Press. 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. Total edition of 50 copies, this is #47, one of only five in this mock medieval binding. The German text is printed in red, with the English translation and introduction printed in black and the line drawings in purple. The title page is printed in… Read more
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Hanborough, Oxford, England: Hanborough Parrot Press. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Colour printed cloth with spine and cover labels. pp 45, [3]. Well illustrated in black and white. #90 of 170 copies, this is one of 85 uncoloured copies. Only 25 copies were fully coloured & 60 partly coloured. David Jones, Enid Marx, Edward Burra, Leadenhall Press, William… Read more
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EM LITERARY III/IV

by MISE, Brandon, editor

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Published
2003
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Ashville, NC: Blue Barnhouse. 2003. Hardcover. The third issue of this literary periodical "for grads and undergrads". Consists of: two 6 x 6 inch hardcover books bound dos-a-dos, sewn with a Coptic stitch, pictorial boards, one book is III , the other is IV, 120 pp each, poetry, prose, illustrations. Plus a black paper folding case … Read more
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FELICTY: selected poems

by TRAHERNE, Thomas

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Published
2014
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(Dundas, Ontario): Aliquando Press. 2014. Hardcover. Octavo, 22.3 x 14 cm. Grey card covers with yapp fore edges, paper spine label, white strips threaded through covers, green endpapers, colour illustrations and title page, headers in gold. pp (36). + frontispiece and 9 full-page colour illustrations on five leaves; erratum at rear. "The text is based on… Read more
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POEMS. Leaves are falling on the rivers, fruits are falling in the garden. [by] David A. Donnell

by DONNELL, David

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Published
1961
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First printing
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Thornhill, ON: The Village Press. 1961. First printing. Softcover. Octavo, pp (28), rust-coloured flocked card covers decorated in blind and lettered in dark blue. Double spread illustrated title-page, printed in blue, gold and black. 18 poems. Some fading of the spine and inner margins of covers, light bookend (?) impression to rear cover, covers are a little… Read more
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Westport, Connecticut: Richard W. Ellis, The Georgian Press. 1929. Hardcover. Quarto, tan boards with paper spine label. pp (4), (25), [3]. Fore and bottom edges rough trimmed. Bit of wear to spine ends, sticker scar in corner of front cover, slight wear to outer corners; VG externally, internally fine. #333 of an edition of 435 copies. The… Read more
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East Aurora, New York. 1918. First Edition. Softcover. Quarto, pp 32, string tied in tan card covers printed in green and red. Numerous photos (one in colour), vingette illustrations in light green in lower margins. Light foxing to first and last page; crease to upper outer corner throughout; VG clean & uworn copy otherwise. Though not stated,… Read more
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