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121 BANFILL, B.J. Labrador Nurse. American Edition in dustjacket.
MacRae Smith Company, Philadelphia, 1953, 
BANFILL, B.J. Labrador Nurse. Philadelphia: MacRae Smith Company, 1953. Pp (4),5-256. Map. 8vo, black cloth. O'Dea 2920, Cooke & Caron p.24, Watters p.461, Rhodenizer p.699, Thompson, A Bibliography of Nursing Literature 1859-1960 p.22. Banfill, born in 1899 near Richmond, Quebec, tells of her threeyears with the Grenfell Mission. "Labrador is not an easy place. It is a g ray and uninviting jumble of cold rock. [...] It is here, at a bleak MuttonBay landing, that Nurse Banfill first surveys thee normous task to which h er consecration and high faith has brought her." - from the dustjacket. Very good in edgeworn, damp-wrinkled, price-clipped dustjacket. 25.00

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122 BANKS, Catherine Bone Cage. 2nd pbk.
Playwrights Canada Press, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9780887547874 
BANKS, Catherine. Bone Cage. Toronto: Playwrights Canada Press, (2009). Second Printing. Pp. (14),1-103,(3). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. A play by the Nova Scotian Governor General's Award winner. Vg. 10.00

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123 BANKS, Catherine Bone Cage. pbk.
Playwrights Canada Press, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9780887547874 
BANKS, Catherine. Bone Cage . Toronto: Playwrights Canada Press, (June 2008). Pp. (14),1-106. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. A play by the Nova Scotian Governor General's Award winner. Vg-fine. 14.00

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124 BANNERJI, Himani Doing Time. signed
Sister Vision Press, 1986, 
BANNERJI, Himani. Doing Time. (Toronto): Sister Vision Press, (1986). Pp. 49. 8vo, red card covers. A selection of poems by the Calcutta-born author who now resides in Canada. Spine sunned, else vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the half-title. 20.00

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125 BANNERJI, Himani Separate Sky
Dommesic Bliss, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:09196570036 
BANNERJI, Himani. A Separate Sky. (Toronto : Dommesic Blissm 1982). Pp (6),7-48. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers, lettered in black, with a blank spine. A selection of poems by, or translated by, the Calcutta-born author who now resides in Canada. Includes 25 poems by Bannerji, plus English translations by Bannerji of Bengali poems by Subhas Mukhapadhyay (6), Manbendra Bandyopadhyay (1) and Shamshur Rahman (1). Very good. 20.00

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126 BANNERMAN, Maja Songs, Poems, Performance Pieces. signed.
blewointment, 1984, 
BANNERMAN, Maja. Songs, Poems, Performance Pieces. (Toronto): blewointment, (1984). Pp 55. 8vo, ill. card covers. Vg. Presentation copy signed by author. 20.00

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127 BARFOOT, Joan Dancing in the Dark. Cdn in dj
1982, 
BARFOOT, Joan. Dancing in the Dark. Tor.: (1982). Fine in vg dj (tear and crease to ft of r.panel). 22.00

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128 BARFOOT, Joan Plain Jane. 1st Cdn in dj.
Macmillan Canada, Toronto, 1992, 
BARFOOT, Joan. Plain Jane. Tor. : Macmillan Canada, (1992). First Printing.Pp (6),1-243,(7). 8vo, blue boards. "Jane Smith is as ordinary as her name : an unremarkable-looking library clerk living alone in a middle-sized city. She has carefully arranged her life to keep the outside world at a distance. So what on earth is she doing corresponding with a convict in prison? [....] A gripping novel about the hidden life of a woman alone and the consequences of even the smallest of decisions.". Fine in fine unclipped dj. 15.00

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129 BARKER, Nicola Behindlings. proof
Harper Canada, 2002, 
BARKER, Nicola. Behindlings. (Toronto): Harper Canada, (2002). Advanced Reading Copy. Pp. 535. 8vo, blue ill. card covers. Vg. 20.00

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130 BARLOW, Ruth MacKinnon. MacDonald Heritage : Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Arrival of the MacDonald Settlers to Lot 36, Isle of St Jean, 1772.
1972, 
BARLOW, Ruth MacKinnon. The MacDonald Heritage : Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Arrival of the MacDonald Settlers to Lot 36, Isle of St Jean, 1772. N.pl.: n.pub. (1972). Pp (2) pp, 1-10 leaves printed one side only. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white stapled card covers. A narrative poem. Staples rusted, penned name, else very good. 25.00

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131 BARNARD, Sylvia Frenkel, Vera Timeless Forest, The
Contact Press , 1959, 
BARNARD, Sylvia. The Timeless Forest. Illustrated by Vera Frenkel. Montreal: McGill Poetry Series. 1959. Pp. (8), 7-45,.(3) + 4 plates on pink paper. 8vo. illustrated card covers. Barnard b.1937. Watters p. 13 . A bibliograp hic cousin of Leonard Cohen's Let Us Compare Mythologies which was #1 (and here marked o.p.) in the McGill Poetry Series. The book's covers and four plates are the early work of the Czech-born Canadian artist Vera Frenkel (b.1938) who is also named on the committee list p [ii]. Edges of card covers lightly browned, some chipping of edges of card covers, inscription of former owner dated 1960 to biography page, else vg. 30.00

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132 BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. First Edition, Paperback
Breakwater Books, St. John's, NL, 1979, ISBN:0919948618 
BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. (St.John's, Newfoundland): Breakwater Books Limited., (1979). Pp (5), vi-xiv, 1-97,(1). Illustrated . 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers. For Barnhouse (b. 1914, Burin) see ENL:I:132. Winner of the Beaver Award for Juvenile Fiction, this is a nautical story set off late 17th c. Newfoundland. Much attention to detail and with aglossary of terms. Out of print. Paperback. Very good. 12.00

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133 BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. in dj
Breakwater, 1979, 
BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. (St.John's) : Breakwater Books Ltd., (1979). Pp (5), vi-xiv, 1-97,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Winner of the Beaver Award for Juvenile Fiction, this is a nautical storyset off late 17th c. Newfoundland. Much attention to detail. For Barnhouse (b. 1914, Burin) see ENL:I:132. Out of print. Beaver Award Juvenile Fictio n. Vg in dj. 20.00

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134 BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. no dj
Breakwater Books, 1979, 
BARNHOUSE, Dorothy P. Quest of the Golden Gannet. (St.John's) : Breakwater Books Ltd., (1979). Pp (5),vi-xiv,1-97,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Winner of the Beaver Award for Juvenile Fiction this is a nautical story set off late 17th c. Newfoundland. Much attention to detail. For Barnhouse (b. 1914, Burin) see ENL:I:132. Out of print. Beaver Award Juvenile Fiction. Fine. 15.00

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135 BARRETT, Ena Constance Mayflowers and Roses : A Bouquet of Verse. First Edition
1946, 
BARRETT, Ena Constance. Mayflowers and Roses : A Bouquet of Verse. Curling,Newfoundland : Barrett's Print Shop, 1946. First Edition. Pp (10), 9-119, (3). Small 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front with blind-stamped bouquet, orange patterned end-papers. O'Dea 2608, Watters p.13, Laugher p.23.(1894-1967). Ena Constance Barrett, née Culbard (b. 1894, Leicestershire, England - d. 1967, Grand Falls) a warbride who came to Newfoundland in 1920. See ENL I: 134. Many poems including : "Newfoundland", "Winter Time in Curling", "The Doctor", "Spring on the West Coast", "Spring in Bay of Islands", "Fall in Terra Nova", "Dear Little Land" [with note : "These lines were written at a time when Newfoundland, and her people, had been severly and unjustly criticized by an American writer"]. Pp 85-119 : Poems of the Two World Wars. Light patchiness on rear board, else very good. Uncommon. 50.00

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136 BARRIE, J.M.) HUDSON, Susan HUDSON, Susan HUDSON, Susan Eternal Peter Pan : The Wisdom of J.M. Barrie : Selections from Peter Pan and Wendy. signed in dj.
Tundra Books, Montreal, 1987, ISBN:0887762050 
(BARRIE, J.M.) HUDSON, Susan. The Eternal Peter Pan : [The Wisdom of J.M. Barrie] : Selections from Peter Pan and Wendy . Illustrated by Susan Hudson.(Montreal): Tundra Books, (1987). Pp. (48). Illustrated. Unpaginated. 4to, grey cloth with black lettering to front and spine. A collection of artwor ks by the Canadian painter and illustrator, inspired by Barrie's "Peter Pan" stories, supplemented by a selection of Barrie's literary excerpts. Vg innicked dj. Signed by Hudson on the ffep. 30.00

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137 BATCHELOR, Rhonda Bearings
Brick Books, Ilderton, ON, 1985, ISBN:0919626270 
BATCHELOR, Rhonda. Bearings . (Ilderton, ON): Brick Books, (1985). Pp. (6),7-44. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. A collection of poems. Includes "Suite", "Floodplain", "Leaving Home", "I am the last born riding", "A FormerLife", "Victoria Postcard", "Pinned On The Wall", "Maritime", "In the room s where I wait", "Cyclist", "The Ides Of March", "Watching Birds", "Loverman", "The Empress's Garden/Pacific Coach Lines", "Trying to think between the screaming", "Pegasus", "You tell me about your old man and jesus", "Out here like this", "August 15", "Tailspin", "In your house", "What is it", "What shall we name it", "Housewarming", "You don't love him or", "What were you", "Glen Lake", "Common One", "HUron Carol", "Dayliner", "Coming To", "Hormones raging I can't", "Yesterday the year began", "Stormy Weather", and "Love At The End Of The Decade". Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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138 BATH, Dana Universal Recipients
Arsenal Pulp Press, 2003, ISBN:1551521423 
BATH, Dana. Universal Recipients. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, (2003). Pp. 174. 8vo, white ill. card covers. A collection of short stories by the Newfoundland author. Vg. 12.00

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139 BAUCHMAN, Rosemary Verse For All Seasons. signed
Lancelot Press, 1985, 
BAUCHMAN, Rosemary. Verse For All Seasons : Collected Poems. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, 1985. Pp (3),4-59,(1). 8vo, card covers. Vg. Signed. 7.50

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140 BAUCHMAN, Rosemary RADDALL, Thomas CHOYCE, Leslie KERSLAKE, Susan Scotia Story Tellers : Personal Glimpses of 21 Nova Scotia Writers. First Edition
Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1983, ISBN:0889992037 
BAUCHMAN, Rosemary. Scotia Story Tellers : Personal Glimpses of 21 Nova Scotia Writers. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1983). First Edition. Pp (3),4-173,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, white & yellow photo-illustrated cardcovers. The writers : Bruce Armstrong, Joyce Barkhouse, Phyllis Blakeley, Will R. Bird, Lesley Choyce, Lou Collins, Helen Creighton, Marianna Dempster, John Hawkins, Christopher Heide, Kay Hill, Susan Kerslake, Marie Nightingale, H.R. Percy, Doris Phillips, Thomas Raddall, Spider Robinson, Veronica Ross, Lester Sellick, Lilla Stirling, and Donald Wetmore. With foreword & afterword by Gregory M. Cook. Light edgewear, else very good. 10.00

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