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The Second Jungle Book by Kipling, Rudyard

New York: The Century Co., 1895. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. See Notes. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. The Second Jungle Book, Kipling, Rudyard. The Century Co., New York 1895. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION / FIRST PRINTING. Dated 1895 on the title and...

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CA$180.00


Escape To Persia by Katharine Hull & Pamela Whitlock

Escape To Persia, By Katharine Hull & Pamela Whitlock. Published by New York, The Macmillan Company, March 1939. First American Edition. Brown boards with black design and titles front and spine. dust jacket and brown pictorial end papers designed by Char...

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CA$180.00


The Complete Works of Robert Browning (Limited Edition) by BROWNING, Robert

New York, U.S.A: Thomas Y. Crowell For the Society of English and French Literature, 1898. Limited Edition . Hardcover. See Notes. The Complete Works of Robert Browning, BROWNING, Robert. (Limited Edition) Published by Thomas Y. Crowell For the Society...

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CA$1,200.00


Fifty Dollar Bride: Marie Rose Smith A Chronicle Of Metis Life In The 19th Century by Carpenter, Jock

Fifty Dollar Bride: Marie Rose Smith A Chronicle of Metis Life In The 19th Century. Carpenter, Jock. Gorman & Gorman, Hanna, Alberta, Canada, 1988, First Edition, second printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 146 pp; with a photographic section and end n...

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CA$50.00


The Magic Finger by Dahl, Roald

The Magic Finger, Roald Dahl, art by William Pene du Bois. George Allen & Unwin Ltd, London, 1968. First UK Edition. Issued without dustjacket. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 41 pages with black and white drawings throughout. Pictorial ivory boards with black ti...

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CA$320.00


The Parade To Paradise by Van Sandwyk, Charles

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Summerwild Productions, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Charles Van Sandwyk. The Parade To Paradise, Van Sandwyk, Charles. Summerwild Productions, Vancouver BC., 1992. Signed, Dated (2014) With Small Ink Illustration...

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CA$180.00


The Name of Action by Greene, Graham

The Name of Action, Graham Greene, Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Garden City, 1931. First American Edition limited to 1000 copies without subsequent printings. Greene prevented further publication claiming this novel was not to his own standard...

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CA$225.00


The Burning Of The Reichstag by Reed, Douglas

The Burning Of The Reichstag, Reed, Douglas, Special Correspondent of The Times at the Leipzig Trial. Published by Victor Gollancz, 1934, London. First Edition, Publishers Note Laid In. Black cloth boards, gilt spine titles. Text block is clean without ma...

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CA$450.00


Babies Three by Appleton, Honor C

Babies Three, Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton, Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Limited. Undated but assumed First Edition listed by both WorldCat and Copac as 1921. 4to up to 12" tall; 32 pages, with illustrated frontispiece and 3 additional full-pag...

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CA$140.00


THE CITIZEN OF THE WORLD, or Letters from a Chinese Philosopher residing in London to his friends in the East by GOLDSMITH, OLIVER

The Citizen Of The World, or Letters from a Chinese Philosopher residing in London to his friends in the East, Goldsmith, Oliver. Published by Chiswick Press of C. Whittingham, College House, London, Edinburgh, 1819. Two Volumes. 255, 258 pp. Size: 24...

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CA$180.00


The Voyage Of Nearchus, From The Indus To The Euphrates. Collected From The Original Journal Preserved By Arrian, And Illustrated By Ancient And Modern Authorities Containing An Account Of The First Navigation Attempted By Europeans In The Indian Ocean by Vincent, William (Ed)

The Voyage Of Nearchus, From The Indus To The Euphrates. Collected From The Original Journal Preserved By Arrian, And Illustrated By Ancient And Modern Authorities Containing An Account Of The First Navigation Attempted By Europeans In The Indian Ocean. ...

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CA$2,400.00


Islamic Carpets by Mcmullan, Joseph V

Islamic Carpets. McMullan, Joseph V. With a Foreword by Ernst J. Grube. Photographs Otto E. Nelson., Published by Near Eastern Art Research Center, New York, 1965. First Edition. Folio up to 15" tall. 385 pages. Foreword is by Ernest J. Grube, Curator, De...

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CA$500.00


Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Consisting of Historical and Romantic Ballads Collected in the Southern Counties of Scotland by Scott, Sir Walter

Edinburgh, Scotland: James Ballantyne, 1812. Hardcover. See Notes. Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Consisting of Historical and Romantic Ballads Collected in the Southern Counties of Scotland, Scott, Sir Walter. Complete in 3 Volumes. James Ballant...

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CA$300.00


German Doll Encyclopedia 1800-1939, Marks Dates And Facts by Cieslik, Jurgen

Grantsville, Maryland, U.S.A: Hobby House Pr Inc, 1985. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. German Doll Encyclopedia 1800-1939, Marks Dates And Facts, Cieslik, Jurgen. Hobby House Pr Inc., 1985, Maryland, USA. Grey boards with silver gilt font and spine. Dustj...

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CA$150.00


Patchwork by Nichols, Beverley

Patchwork Nichols, Beverley. Published by Chatto & Windus, London, 1921. First Edition; no other printings listed. Green cloth boards, gilt spine titles. Spine is faded, boards have patchy fading and some surface wrinkling (see pictures). Binding is secu...

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CA$160.00


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