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Golden Book Magazine November 1932

By: ANDERSON, Sherwood) HENRY, O. LEACOCK, Stephen DUMAS, Alexandre

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Review of Reviews Corporation, 1932,:

Seller ID: 45333


(ANDERSON, Sherwood). The Golden Book Magazine November, 1932. Vol. XVI, No. 95. (NY): The Review of Reviews Corporation, (1932). Pp. 1a-18a, 385-480.Double column. 8vo, green card covers. Includes Why I Live Where I Live by Sherwood Anderson, The Love Philtre by O. Henry, Awful Fate of M. Jones by Stephen Leacock [Spadoni C96.2] and The Sheik by Alexandre Dumas. Some lig ht wear to spine, short crease to front cover, else vg. 50.00 View more info

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 Pharis Ringwood, Heather Robertson, Patrick Lane, MarkNichols, John Newlove, Margaret Laurence, Margot Osborn, Frederick Laight, ... View more info

Ships of Three Centuries

By: CAMERON, Alan Beaver, Summer 1970) LEACOCK, Stephen COPLAND, Dudley

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg, MB, 1970,:

Seller ID: 61523


CAMERON, Alan. "Ships of Three Centuries" . An article in The Beaver : Magazine of the North, Summer 1970, pp. 4-21. Winnipeg, MB: Hudson's Bay Company, 1970. Pp. 70. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated stapledbrown wraps. Also of nautical interest: Dudley Copland and E. J. Gall's "W reck of the Emma Jane". Of further Canadian interest: Stephen Leacock's "Reflections on the North" [Spadoni C36.30]. Vg. For the issue. 7.00 View more info

Maple Leaf : The Canadian Club Magazine. Vol. III, No. 10, December, 1924

By: Canadian Club BUCHAN, John LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Club, Sussex, N.B., 1924,:

Seller ID: 93380


(Canadian Club). The Maple Leaf : The Canadian Club Magazine. Vol. III, No.X, December, 1924. Sussex, N.B.: The Canadian Club, 1924. Pp 1-40. Illustr ated. Triple Column. 4to, stapled wrappers. Includes “The World's Discontent” by John Buchan; “Literature and History” by Lord Byng; “St. John Women'sClub” (pp 20-21); “Armistice Day at St. John : Leacock's Tribute to a Youn g Canadian” (pp 22-23); and much more. Covers rubbed and soiled, name and X's marked to front cover, edges nicked, vertical crease, else good only. Asis. 15.00 View more info

Feast of Stephen. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DAVIES, Robertson. Leacock, Stephen.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1970,:

Seller ID: 947


DAVIES, Robertson, ed. Feast of Stephen: an anthology of some of the less familiar writings of Stephen Leacock with a critical introduction by Robertson Davies. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1970. First Edition. Pp. (6),1-154. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni A121a,Spadoni & Donnelly 2186. In the introduction to this book fo selections fr om Stephen Leacock's lesser known works, Dr. Davies has related the humorist's personal character and biography to his work, asserting that, though strict critical analysts would reject the validity of his procedure, it is es... View more info

Illustrated Canadian Forest and Outdoors, Vol. 33, No. 10, December, 1937

By: Forest and Outdoors Magazine LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canadian Forestry Association, Montreal, 1937,:

Seller ID: 83823


(Forest and Outdoors Magazine). Forest & Outdoors, Vol. 33, No. 10, December, 1937. Montreal : The Canadian Forestry Association, 1937. Pp 354-383. Illustrated. Advertisements. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. In this issue : Stephen Leacock on personal experiments with Black Bass (pp 356, 373 not seen in Spadoni); Privateer of the Pribilofs [seals]; Germany's Domain Goes Under Orders; The Lost Forests of China; Twilight of the Red Man; and much more. Rubbed, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Illustrated Canadian Forest and Outdoors, Vol. 35, No. 12, December, 1939

By: Forest and Outdoors Magazine LEACOCK, Stephen DICKINSON, Elliott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canadian Forestry Association, Montreal, 1939,:

Seller ID: 83841


(Forest and Outdoors Magazine). Forest & Outdoors, Vol. 35, No. 12, December, 1939. Montreal : The Canadian Forestry Association, 1939. Pp 350-379. Illustrated. Advertisements. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. In this issue : When Canada Sailed the Seven Seas (by Elliott Dickinson, pp 352-353, 375, with 2 photos – one by Macaskill); When Winter comes to your Garden; I adopt a Troupe of Terns; Stephen Leacock's Christmas Letter [not seen in Spadoni]; What to do with our Wasting North?; Lone Warrior of the Bushlands [golden throated marten]; An Epic of Beaver Engineering; Song... View more info

Canadian Short Stories. Macmillan Edition in dustjacket.

By: KNISTER, Raymond, (ed.) CALLAGHAN, Morley LEACOCK, Stephen PICKTHALL, Marjorie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1928,:

Seller ID: 101429


KNISTER, Raymond, (ed.). Canadian Short Stories. Edited by Raymond Knister.Toronto : Macmillan Company of Canada, 1928. Pp (6),vii-xix,(3),3-340. 8vo , green cloth with black lettered blue title labels to front and spine. Burke, Raymond Knister : An Annotated Bibliography A6, Whitehead 349a, Wattersp.322, Rhodenizer p.722. Includes the following stories: Morley Callaghan' s "Last Spring They Came Over", Merrill Denison's "The Weather Breeder", Norman Duncan's "The Chase of the Tide", Walter McLaren Imrie's "Remembrance", Will E. Ingersoll's "The Man Who Slep... View more info

Moonbeams from the Larger Lunacy. First American Edition

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: John Lane, 1915,:

Seller ID: 36832


LEACOCK, Stephen. Moonbeams from the Larger Lunacy. New York: John Lane Co., MCMXV. Pp. (4),5-282,(4) of ads,(2). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt title block to front board, gilt titles to spine. Spadoni A21a. Contents: 1. Spoof: AThousand-Guinea Novel; 2. The Reading Public; 3. Afternoon Adventures at M y Club; 4. Ram Spudd; 5. Aristocratic Anecdotes; 6. Education Made Agreeable; 7. An Every-Day Experience; 8. Truthful Oratory; 9. Our Literary Bureau;10. Speeding Up Business; 11. Who Is Also Who; 12. Passionate Paragraphs; 13. Weejee the Pet Dog; 14. Sidelights on the Supermen; 15. The Survival oft... View more info

Here Are My Lectures and Stories. US no dj.

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, 1937,:

Seller ID: 36830


LEACOCK, Stephen. Here Are My Lectures and Stories. NY: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1937. Pp 251. 8vo, red cloth. Spadoni A83a. Rubbed, cloth unevenly sunned with some speckling, erased pencil reckoning to rfep, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Literary Lapses. Cdn 4th pr no dj.

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Musson, 1912,:

Seller ID: 36833


LEACOCK, Stephen. Literary Lapses. Toronto: The Musson Book Co. Ltd., [1912?]. Fourth printing. 8vo, green cloth. Spadoni A5b.5. Rubbed with significant wear to extremities, nicks to head and tail of spine, lightly soiled with small black stain to front cover, erased pecilled signature to ffep, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Over the Footlights. Cdn no dj

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gundy, 1923,:

Seller ID: 30745


LEACOCK, Stephen. Over the Footlights. Toronto: S.B. Gundy, 1923. Pp 285. 8vo, red cloth. Spadoni A39b.1. Name ticket, spine faded, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Too Much College or Education Eating Up Life. US in dj.

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, 1939,:

Seller ID: 41669


LEACOCK, Stephen. Too Much College or Education Eating Up Life. With Kindred Essays in Education and Humour. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1939. Pp 255. 8vo, red cloth. Spadoni A88a. Top of spine sun-faded, previous owner's name, else vg in worn and chipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Stephen Leacock's Laugh Parade. 1st US in dj.

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1940,:

Seller ID: 51425


LEACOCK, Stephen. Stephen Leacock's Laugh Parade. NY: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1940. First US Edition. Pp 326. 8vo, red cloth. Spadoni A91. Vg-fine in edgeworn and chipped dj. 45.00 View more info

Nonsense Novels. 1st Cdn as is.

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Publishers' Press Ltd., Montreal , 1911,:

Seller ID: 39974


LEACOCK, Stephen. Nonsense Novels. Montreal : Publishers' Press Ltd., 1911.Pp 230. 8vo, green cloth, t.e.g. Spadoni A7a.1 The 8th 'novel' is a nautic al spoof, "Soaked in Seawees: or, Upset in the Ocean (An Old-fashioned Sea Story)" which begins as follows: "It was in August in 1867 that I stepped on board the deck of the Saucy Sally, lying in dock at Gravesend, to fill the berth of second mate." One signature partly detached and protruding, hinges a bit tender, slightly rubbed, edges dusty, penned mark to ffep, else good. As is. 30.00 View more info

College Days. Cdn no dj

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: S.B. Gundy, Toronto, 1923,:

Seller ID: 24928


LEACOCK, Stephen. College Days. Toronto: S.B. Gundy, (1923). Pp (8),7-153,(5). 8vo, orange cloth. Spadoni A40b, Watters p.325. Name stamp, front hinge weak, some browning to spine and top edge, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Moonbeams from the Larger Lunacy. First Canadian Edition

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: S.B. Gundy, Toronto, 1915,:

Seller ID: 23953


LEACOCK, Stephen. Moonbeams from the Larger Lunacy. Toronto .: S.B. Gundy, 1915. Spadoni A21a.1, Watters p.326, Rhodenizer p.980. Light spotting to covers, edges and endpapers, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Hohenzollerns in America Wwith the Bolsheviks in Berlin and Other Impossibilities. First Canadian Edition

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: S.B. Gundy, Toronto, 1919,:

Seller ID: 54159


LEACOCK, Stephen. The Hohenzollerns in America with the Bolsheviks in Berlin and Other Impossibilities. Toronto: S.B. Gundy, 1919. First Canadian Edition. Pp (4),5-269,(3). 8vo, green cloth, lettering in a darker green panel to front board,, dark green lettering to spine. Spadoni A29a.1, Watters p.326, Rhodenizer p.980. Cloth faded, name, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Canada : The Foundations of Its Future. in slipcase

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1941,:

Seller ID: 14815


LEACOCK, Stephen. Canada : The Foundations of Its Future. Illustrated by Canadian Artists. Montreal : Privately Printed, 1941. Pp (16),[xvii]-xxx,[1]-257,(13). Lg 8vo, navy and blue cloth, in slipcase. Spadoni A92a. Fine in lightly worn slipcase. 40.00 View more info

Garden of Folly. 1st Cdn

By: LEACOCK, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: S. B. Gundy, 1924,:

Seller ID: 65631


LEACOCK, Stephen. The Garden of Folly. Toronto: S. B. Gundy, 1924. First Printing. Pp. 282. 8vo, pressed red cloth, gilt titles to spine. Top one inchof ffep missing, a few small waterspots to the cloth, small inked inscript ion, else vg. 20.00 View more info