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Prairie Experience, The.

By: ANGUS, Terry, (ed.) Themes in Canadian Literature LEACOCK, Stephen LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0770512607:

Seller ID: 101013


ANGUS, Terry, (ed.). The Prairie Experience. (Toronto): Macmillan of Canada, (1975). First Printing. Pp (6),1-122. Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers. A volume in the Themes in Canadian Literature series. General editor: David Arnason. An anthology of poetry & prose dealing with western Canadian subject-matter. Includes: Edward McCourt, Anne Marriott, Frederick Philip Grove, Stephen Leacock, Paul Hiebert, R.J.C. Stead, Fredelle Bruser Maynard, George Bowering, Gwen Phar... View more info

Outport Revival : Co-operation saved Fogo Islanders from having to abandon their homes

By: CLUGSTON, Michael Canadian Geographic 111:6 PETERSEN, Gordon LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $3.50

Publisher: 1991,:

Seller ID: 4773


CLUGSTON, Michael. "Outport Revival: how co-operation saved Fogo Islanders from having to abandon their homes" in the Canadian Geographic, Vol.111, No.6, December 1991. Pp.50-61. With 14 photos by Gordon Petersen & a map. Also articles on Margaret Laurence's birthplace (Neepawa, Manitoba) and bookmobiles. Vg. For the issue 3.50 View more info

Censorship in Canadian Literature. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: COHEN, Mark. ATWOOD, Margaret). LAURENCE, Margaret). FINDLEY, Timothy).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2001, ISBN:077352214x:

Seller ID: 108329


COHEN, Mark. Censorship in Canadian Literature. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,(2),[3]-205,(7). 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Mark Cohen'sre-definition of censorship as essentially a practice of judgment moves be yond the traditional Enlightenment view of censorship as an oppressive government practice and the consequent liberal condemnation of censorship on principle. Since judgme... View more info

Canadian Writers : Foreign Publishing Rights

By: Department of External Affairs, Government of Canada BERTON, Pierre) LAURENCE, Margaret) RICHARDS, David Adams)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: International Cultural Bureau, Arts Promotional Division, Department of External Affairs , Ottawa, 1988,:

Seller ID: 59388


[Department of External Affairs, Government of Canada]. Canadian Writers : Foreign Publishing Rights. Ottawa : International Cultural Bureau, Arts Promotional Division, Department of External Affairs, 1988. Pp. 276. 8vo, bluecard covers, plain spine. A catalogue sent to foreign publishing houses sh owcasing some of the best of Canadian writing, in the hopes of garnering overseas publishers. Includes excerpts of works by Pierre Berton ("Vimy"), Margaret Laurence (... View more info

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Heart of a Stranger. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1976,: 1976

Seller ID: 9527

ISBN: 077104710X


LAURENCE, Margaret. Heart of a Stranger. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1976). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Caanda" Pp (10),11-221,(3). 8vo (147 x 219 mm), purple cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Warwick A9, Spadoni & Donnelly 2756. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist and short story writer, and is one of the major figures... View more info

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Diviners. proof

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $125.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1974,:

Seller ID: 43913


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Diviners. (Toronto): McClelland & Stewart, (1974). Advance proof copy. Pp. 382. 8vo, white paper covers with red lettering. See Spadoni & Donnelly 2560. Small ink notations to pp. 15 & 31, two short tears to head of spine, covers and all edges browned and worn, ink mark to front cover, slightly cocked, corners of rear end paper chipped, previous owner's name ink stamped to top edge but still a good copy of a scarce advanced proof. 125.00 View more info

A Tree for Poverty : Somali Poetry and Prose. Paperback facsimile reprint

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McMaster University Library Press / Irish University Press, 1970,: 1970

Seller ID: 28073

ISBN: 071651415X


LAURENCE, Margaret. A Tree for Poverty : Somali Poetry and Prose. Collected by Margaret Laurence. (Shannon, Ireland) : McMaster University Library Press / Irish University Press, (1970). "Printed in the Republic of Ireland at Shannon by Robert Hogg Printer to Irish University Press". Pp (4),[v]-vi,(4),[1]-146,(4). 8vo (135 x 209 mm), tan card covers, red lettering to front cover & spine. Warwick A11. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b.... View more info

Fire-Dwellers. 1st Cdn in lesser dj.

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $75.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1969,:

Seller ID: 78073


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Fire-Dwellers. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1969). First Edition. Pp. 308. 8vo, orange cloth, gilt titles to spine. top edge dark grey. Warwick A4, Spadoni & Donnelly 2109. Some damp specking to top edge, spine ends bumped, else vg in rubbed, spine-chipped, closed-torn (two inch-long tears to bottom edge of rear panel), nicked, unclipped dj. 75.00 View more info

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Dance on the Earth : A Memoir. proof

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1989,:

Seller ID: 46724


LAURENCE, Margaret. Dance on the Earth : A Memoir. [Toronto] : McClelland and Stewart, 1989. Proof copy. Pp. 222, [70]. 8vo, light brown printed card covers. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa,Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist an d short story writer, and is one of the major figures in Canadian literature. Some slight creasing to front corner and along rear edge of spine, else very good. 50.00 View more info

This Side Jordan. in dj ex lib

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, 1960,:

Seller ID: 45750


LAURENCE, Margaret. This Side Jordan. NY: St. Martin's Press, (1960). Pp. 304. 8vo, black paper covered boards. Ex library (inkstamps, pouch to rear fep, sticker to rear panel of dj, spine of dj worn where sticker was removed), rear hinge cracked, else vg in worn dj. 25.00 View more info

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New Wind in a Dry Land. 1st US in dj

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1964,:

Seller ID: 40880


LAURENCE, Margaret. New Wind in a Dry Land. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First American Edition. Pp 295. 8vo, maroon cloth. Name, else vg in vg dj (a bit darkened, one inch closed tear and slight nicking to top spine). 60.00 View more info

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Tomorrow-Tamer, The: : Short Stories. 1st Cdn in dj

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $175.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1963,:

Seller ID: 40868


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Tomorrow-Tamer : Short Stories. Toronto/ Montreal :McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1963).First Edition. Pp 244. 8vo, red boa rds. Warwick A6, Spadoni & Donnelly 1677. Very good in very good dj (½ inchclosed tear to front panel, 2-inch closed tear to top spine, slight nicks to corners). 175.00 View more info

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This Side Jordan. 1st Cdn in dj

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $400.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1960,:

Seller ID: 40869


LAURENCE, Margaret. This Side Jordan. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Ltd, (1960).First Edition. Pp (9),x-xi,(1),1-282. 8vo, maroon cloth. Spadoni and Donnelly 1550. Slightly cocked, small smudge to ffep, previous owner's nameexpunged with marker to ffep, some tiny brown-spotting to top and bottom e dges, else a very good copy in a very good dustjacket (some wear to spine ends and corners, ½-inch closed tear to rear panel, small tape stains to both flaps with a 2-inch su... View more info

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A Bird in the House: Stories. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $175.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1970,: 1970

Seller ID: 40872


LAURENCE, Margaret. A Bird in the House : Stories. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1970). First Canadian Edition. "Printed and bound in the United States of America". Pp (12),3-207,(3). 8vo, gold cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ML logo to front board. Warwick A7, Spadoni and Donnelly 2184. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a C... View more info

A Bird in the House: Stories. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $65.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1970,: 1970

Seller ID: 91161


LAURENCE, Margaret. A Bird in the House : Stories. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1970). First Canadian Edition. "Printed and bound in the United States of America". Pp (12),3-207,(3). 8vo (152 x 215 mm), gold cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ML logo to front board. Warwick A7, Spadoni and Donnelly 2184. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, On... View more info

Fire-Dwellers. 1st Cdn in dj.

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $100.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1969,:

Seller ID: 8691


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Fire-Dwellers. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1969). First Edition. Pp. 308. 8vo, orange cloth, gilt titles to spine. top edge dark grey. Warwick A4, Spadoni & Donnelly 2109. Ink from top-edge staining has run slightly on the first 26 pages, else a very nice copy in dj (with light wear to the spine ends and front corners, small tear along the top edge of front panel). 100.00 View more info

This Side Jordan. 1st Cdn in dj

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $400.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1960,:

Seller ID: 77740


LAURENCE, Margaret. This Side Jordan. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Ltd, (1960). First Edition. Pp (9),x-xi,(1),1-282. 8vo, maroon cloth. Spadoni andDonnelly 1550. Slight spine roll, top edge spotted (while fore- and bottom -edges are sparsely spotted), some light fading to copper lettering on spine, some light marks to endpapers, else vg in lightly rubbed, spine-nicked, front flap-creased, verso-spotted dj. With a subtly-inked moustache to portrait panel on rear. 400.0... View more info

The Prophet's Camel Bell. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Limited, Toronto, 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 75281


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Prophet's Camel Bell. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1963). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (10),[1]-239,(7), + 8 pages of b&w plates. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Warwick A8, Spadoni and Donnelly 1676. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist and short story writer, and is one of... View more info

The Diviners. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $400.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0771047487: 1974

Seller ID: 77948

ISBN: 0771047487


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Diviners. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1974). First Canadian Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada by T.H. Best Printing Company Limited, Don Mills, Ontario". Pp (14),[3]-392,(6). 8vo, pale blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Warwick A5, Spadoni & Donnelly 2560. Jean Margaret Laurence, CC (née Wemyss) (b. July 18, 1926, Neepawa, Manitoba – d. January 5, 1987, Selwyn, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist and sh... View more info

Fire-Dwellers. signed 1st Cdn in dj.

By: LAURENCE, Margaret

Price: $600.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto and Montreal, 1969,:

Seller ID: 77947


LAURENCE, Margaret. The Fire-Dwellers. Toronto and Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1969). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (10),3-308,(4). 8vo, orange cloth, pressed initials to front board, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed dark grey. Warwick A4, Spadoni & Donnelly 2109. Spine roll, a couple small damp spots to top edge, else vg in spine-nicked, short-closed-torn (half-inch to top edge of front panel), unclipped dj. Signed without inscription by Laurence on... View more info