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1 HORWOOD, Harold MOWAT, Farley, foreword BRENDER A BRANDIS, G., wood engravings Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. First American Edition in dustjacket .
E.P. Dutton, New York, 1987, ISBN:052524736x 
HORWOOD, Harold. Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. Foreword by Farley Mowat. New York: E.P. Dutton, (1987). First U.S. Printing. Pp (6),7-219,(1),(4). 8vo, beige cloth spine, orange paper-covered boards, copper lettering to spine, gilt "Dutton" and Dutton device to spine. With 16 wood engravings by G. Brender Brandis. "Harold Horwood moved his family to the Annapolis Basin for 'the beauty of the land, the fruitfulness of the soil, the gentleness of the climate, the variety of plant and animal life, the closeness of great forests and clear waters, the presence of the sea without its storms.' He soon realized that they 'had come to livein one of the truly magical places on earth.' 'Dancing on th Shore' is a d etailed look at nature in Nova Scotia but also a story of one man's intiimate relationship to that world. It is deep and broad, weaving science and philosophy with a passionate yearning to preserve life on this planet." - from the rear cover. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else very good in dustjacket . 15.00

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2 HORWOOD, Harold MOWAT, Farley, foreword BRENDER A BRANDIS, G., wood engravings Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. First Edition in dustjacket
McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0771042027 
HORWOOD, Harold. Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. With a Foreword by Farley Mowat. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, (1987). First Edition. Pp (6),7-219,(1),(3),(1,adv). 8vo, beige cloth, paper-covered-boards, gilt lettering to spine. With 16 wood engravings by G. Brender Brandis. Chapters : 1. A Thing So Marvellous to See [quoting Marc Lescarbot]; 2. Water of Life; 3. The Voices of the Night; 4. The Enfolding Hills; 5. Blossom and Renewal; 6. Of Worms and Men; 7. Fire Dance; 8. Island inthe Stream; 9. The Basin and the Stars; 10. Denizens of Earth and Sky; 11. Reptiles, Amphibians, and Evolution; 12. Creatures of the Sixth Day; 13. M ajesty in Blue; 14. The Meadow and the Shore; 15. Hawks of All Seasons; 16.Of Men and Hunters; 17. A Festival of Finches; 18. The Forces that Shape t he Earth; 19. The Tides between the Stars. Appendices: A. About Mathematics; B. Does God Play Dice?; C. About 'Dimensions' ; D. On the Second Law of Thermodynamics; E. Sex and Evolution. Very good in dustjacket. 15.00

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3 HORWOOD, Harold MOWAT, Farley, foreword BRENDER A BRANDIS, G., wood engravings Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed
McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0771042027 
HORWOOD, Harold. Dancing on the Shore : A Celebration of Life at Annapolis Basin. With a Foreword by Farley Mowat. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, (1987). Pp (6),7-219,(1),(3),(1,adv). 8vo, beige cloth. With 16 wood engravingsby G. Brender Brandis. Chapters : 1. A Thing So Marvellous to See [quoti ng Marc Lescarbot]; 2. Water of Life; 3. The Voices of the Night; 4. The Enfolding Hills; 5. Blossom and Renewal; 6. Of Worms and Men; 7. Fire Dance; 8. Island in the Stream; 9. The Basin and the Stars; 10. Denizens of Earth and Sky; 11. Reptiles, Amphibians, and Evolution; 12. Creatures of the Sixth Day; 13. Majesty in Blue; 14. The Meadow and the Shore; 15. Hawks of All Seasons; 16. Of Men and Hunters; 17. A Festival of Finches; 18. The Forces that Shape the Earth; 19. The Tides between the Stars. Appendices: A. AboutMathematics ; B. Does God Play Dice?; C. About 'Dimensions' ; D. On the Se cond Law of Thermodynamics; E. Sex and Evolution. Gift inscription, else vgin dj. Signed by Horwood. 20.00

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