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1 SPARKES, Stanley THOMAS, Gerald, preface SWEETAPPLE, Kathy Bragg's Island Sweetheart and other folklore fantasies
Jesperson Press, 1988, ISBN:0920502962 
SPARKES, Stanley. Bragg's Island Sweetheart and other folklore fantasies. Illustrated by Kathy Sweetapple. (St.John's) : Jesperson Press, (1988). Pp (3),iv-xv,(1),1-78,(2). 8vo, card covers. Sparkes (b.1942 Saunders Cove, B.B.) has compiled this "treasury of some of Newfoundland's best-loved folktales " tales from the fishing boat, the berry grounds, the bunkhouse; tales of the supernatural, of humourous exaggeration, of magic and many other facinating subjects." - from r.cover. With glossary & bibliography. Preface by Gerald Thomas. Vg to fine. 6.00

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2 SPARKES, Stanley Deadends Dancing in the Wind
Killick Press, St. John's, 2012, ISBN:9781897174937 
SPARKES, Stanley. Deadends Dancing in the Wind. St. John's, NF: Killick Press, 2012. Pp. (6),vii-xi,(1),1-85,(3). 8vo, illustrated card covers. "During the last century, one of the most exciting and dangerous occupations in Newfoundland was pulpwood driving. For wto unforgettable summers in the early 1960s, one of those river drivers was Newfoundland writer Stanley Sparkes. 'Deadends Dancing in the Wind' is a carefully crafted poetry collection that reflects his pulpwood driving experiences. Whether it is of men drivinglogs in sometimes wicked water, or a snapshot in poetry of black bears at a campsite, Sparkes' words convey powerful and lasting images that are realistic, passionate and finely tuned to the pervasive presence of a beautifulriver." - from the rear cover. Very good. 9.00

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3 SPARKES, Stanley Guide to First Spring on the Grand Banks
James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, 1981, 
SPARKES, Stanley. A Guide to First Spring on the Grand Banks. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, 1981. Pp. 80. 8vo, orange ill. card covers, black spiral binding. A teacher's guide to be used in elementary and early secondary grades when studying Bill Freeman's novel First Spring on the Grand Banks, a story set in Newfoundland in the 1870's. Vg. 8.00

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