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Growing Pains the Autobiography Of Emily Carr

By Carr, Emily




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Growing Pains. The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. Undetermined. very good. 1st edition. xviii,381pp. Octavo. Original reddish brown cloth; gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Top end of spine slightly bumped. Dust jacket shows minor rubbing to crown and foot; creases to hinges; light chipping to edges. Illustrated frontis; additional 6 plates from reproductions and photographs. A tight copy; texblock clean. very good A moving self-portrait of the artist; written just before her death in 1945. Brightly illustrated with 6 full colour reproductions, including "Totems at Kitwancool". 1946

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GROWING PAINS. The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Carr, Emily. GROWING PAINS. The Autobiography of Emily Carr. Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. First Edition. 8vo., xviii, 381pp. Publisher's gilt lettered reddish brown cloth, frontis. In colour. A near fine, fresh copy in a lightly used very good or better dustwrapper showing a few short closed tears. Illustrated with black & white & coloured paintings by Emily Carr.

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Growing Pains. The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. Undetermined. very good. 1st edition. xviii,381pp. Octavo. Original reddish brown cloth; gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Top end of spine slightly bumped. Dust jacket shows minor rubbing to crown and foot; creases to hinges. Illustrated frontis; additional 6 plates from reproductions and photographs. A tight copy; texblock clean. very good A moving self-portrait of the artist; written just before her death in 1945. Brightly illustrated with 6 full colour reproductions, including "Totems at Kitwancool". 1946

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Growing Pains. The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Toronto: Hancock House, 1946. Undetermined. good to very good. 1st edition. xviii,381pp. Octavo. Original reddish brown cloth; gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Top end of spine slightly bumped and rubbed along spine fold. Illustrated frontis; additional 6 plates from reproductions and photographs. This copy has previous owner's bookplate on front free endpaper. Glued onto the front pastedown and back endpaper is the dust jacket in sections. good to very good A moving self-portrait of the artist; written just before her death in 1945. Brightly illustrated with 6 full colour reproductions, including "Totems at Kitwancool". 1946

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GROWING PAINS The Autobiography of Emily Carr

CARR, Emily

Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1946. 1st edition. Hardcover. 18 colour, b&w plates. pp. xvi, 381,8vo,,Bumped corners, slightly thumbed, boards rubbed, sl. shelfworn, Conts. shows minor 'browning', spine solid & tight, new eps: g/vg. Review article pasted down on half title page. No dj.

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Growing pains The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Clarke, Irwin. Very Good. 1966. Paperback. 0772002193 . Mass Market Paperback in Very Good condition, this is a tightly bound copy with a clean, unmarked interior. Some water marks to bottom fore edges. "Completed just before Emily Carr died in 1945, Growing Pains tells the story of her life, beginning with her girlhood in pioneer Victoria and going on to her training as an artist in San Francisco, England and France. She writes about the frustration she felt at the rejection of her art by Canadians, of the years of despair when she stopped painting and of the unexpected vindication and triumph she felt when the Group of Seven accepted her as one of them. " ; 6.80 X 4.30 X 0.80 inches; 281 pages .

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Growing pains The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Carr, Emily

Clarke, Irwin. Very Good+. 1966. Paperback. 0772002193 . Mass Market Paperback in Very Good++ condition. Pages are tightly bound, bright & unmarked. Covers show some cover edgewear and scuffing. "Growing Pains tells the story of writer and painter Emily Carr's life, from a proper Canadian girlhood, through her artist's training in San Francisco and Europe, through the years of despair when she stopped painting and raised dogs and rented out rooms to make ends meet, and finally to vindication and triumph when her greatness was at last recognized. With the ease of a natural storyteller and a painter's eye for description, Carr infuses her life story with an irresistible warmth, wit, and charm. "; 6.80 X 4.30 X 0.80 inches; 281 pages .

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