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Figures in a Ground : Canadian Essays on Modern Literature Collected in Honour of Sheila Watson. Signed in dustjacket.

By: BESSAI, Diane and David JACKEL. McLUHAN, Marshall. WATSON, Sheila). ONDAATJE, Michael.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Western Producer Prairie Books, Saskatoon, 1978, ISBN:0919306896:

Seller ID: 104528


(Festschrift). BESSAI, Diane and David JACKEL, eds. Figures in a Ground : Canadian Essays on Modern Literature Collected in Honour of Sheila Watson. Edited by Diane Bessai and David Jackel. Saskatoon: Western Producer PrairieBooks, (1978). First Printing. Pp. (14),[1]-365,(5). 8vo, brown cloth with black lettering to spine. "'Figures in a Ground' offers a stimulating coll ection of contemporary Canadian viewpoints on modern literature. The twenty-one original essays reflect the diversity of critical activity in Canada, and collectively challenge the prevailing emphasis on thematic and comp... View more info

Rolywholyover : A Circus. First Edition

By: CAGE, John McLUHAN, Marshall

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Museum of Contemporary Art / Rizzoli International Publications Inc., Los Angeles / New York, 1993, ISBN:0914357336:

Seller ID: 112327


CAGE, John. Rolywholyover : A Circus. [Metal box and contents, to accompanya major John Cage exhibition at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angele s.] Los Angeles : Museum of Contemporary Art / New York : Rizzoli International Publications Inc., [1993]. First Edition. "John Cage was one of the most important artists of the twentieth century. His influence was felt not just in music, as America's leading avant-garde composer. but in the visual arts, dance, and in aesthetic thought in general. Exploring the contents ofthis extraordinary metal box, designed in consultation with Cage himsel... View more info

Empire and Communications. Second Edition, dustjacket.

By: INNIS, Harold A. McLUHAN, Marshall, foreword. INNIS, Mary Q., revised.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972, ISBN:0802017991:

Seller ID: 114821


INNIS, Harold A. Empire and Communications. Revised by Mary Q. Innis. Foreword by Marshall McLuhan. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1972). Second Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xii,(4),[1]-184. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Harold Adams Innis, b. November 5, 1894, Otterville, ON; d.November 8, 1952, Toronto. "Harold Adams Innis was a man of vast learning whose mind ranged freely over wide areas of knowledge. He combined an unsurprassed gift for the striking phrase and the brilliant generalization with a dedication to conscientious and original research. Here he develops hi... View more info

Faces of Canada. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LONN, George McLUHAN, Marshall, intro. SMALLWOOD, Joseph) MOWAT, Farley)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Pitt Publishing Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1976,:

Seller ID: 33827


LONN, George. Faces of Canada. Introduction by Marshall McLuhan. (Toronto) : Pitt Publishing Co. Ltd., (1976). Pp 383. Illustrated. 4to, brown cloth. Brief biographies and sketches by Lonn of over 100 Canadians, including Joseph Smallwood, Frank MacKinnon, Anne Murray, Farley Mowat, and many other people in the fields of politics, entertainment, sports, etc. Very good in vg dustjacket (rubbed and with a few tears). 28.00 View more info

Gutenberg Galaxy, The. Cdn in dj.

By: McLUHAN, Marshall

Price: $65.00

Publisher: 1962,:

Seller ID: 8353


McLUHAN, Marshall. The Gutenberg Galaxy: the making of typographic man. (Tor.) : University of Toronto Press, (1962). Vg-fine in chipped dj. 65.00 View more info

Effect of the Printed Book on Language in the 16th Century : An article inExplorations, Number 7, March 1957

By: McLUHAN, Marshall Explorations, 7) GRAVES, Robert) GIBSON, Arthur)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Explorations, University of Toronto, Toronto, 1957,:

Seller ID: 61432


McLUHAN, Marshall. "The Effect of the Printed Book on Language in the 16th Century" . An article in Explorations, Number 7, March 1957, pp. 99-108. Toronto : Explorations, University of Toronto, 1957. Pp. 156. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with white spine. Also includes articles by Robert Graves, John Wain, Arthur Gibson, Edmund Carpenter, etc. Some light edgewear, spine and rear cover creased, else very good. For the issue. 40.00 View more info

Interior Landscape, The. US in dj.

By: McLUHAN, Marshall McNAMARA, Eugene, editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1969,:

Seller ID: 8544


McLUHAN, Marshall. The Interior Landscape: The Literary Criticism of Marshall McLuhan 1943-1962. Selected, compiled and edited by Eugene McNamara. N.Y. : (1969). Bookplate, else vg in dj. 40.00 View more info

Letters of Marshall McLuhan. 1st printing in dj

By: McLUHAN, Marshall MOLINARIO, Matie TOYE, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0195405943:

Seller ID: 75767


(McLUHAN, Marshall). MOLINARIO, Matie, Corinne McLUHAN, and William TOYE, (eds.). Letters of Marshall McLuhan. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1987.First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xiii,(1),[1]-562. 8vo, red cloth. "The letters in this collection - which in the early years provide a fascinating background to McLuhan's life and intellectual growth - are filled with discussionsof ideas that altered people's understanding of many aspects of the electr onic age they live in. They reveal not only the amiability of a man who earned the friendship and respect of many outstanding people of his day, bu... View more info

Take Today : The Executive as Dropout.. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket.

By: McLUHAN, Marshall NEVITT, Barrington

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Longman Canada, 1972,:

Seller ID: 61047


McLUHAN, Marshall and Barrington NEVITT. Take Today : The Executive as Dropout. (Don Mills) : Longman Canada Limited, (1972). First Canadian Edition. Pp 304. 8vo, red cloth. Very good in dustjacket (closed tear to rear panel). 40.00 View more info

Counterblast. First Canadian Trade Edition in dustjacket.

By: McLUHAN, Marshall PARKER, Harley, design

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 27391


McLUHAN, Marshall. Counterblast. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1969). First Canadian Trade Edition. Pp 143,(1). 8vo, black cloth, silver & metallic purple lettering to spine. Spadoni and Donnelly 2118.Book design by Harley Parker including printing in several colours. First published a limited edition handmade 'zine' in 1954. "'All remnants of European nationalism and individualism have been reduced to cosmic baby nowder The media are blowing a lot of the baby powder around the pendant cradle ofthe New Man today. The dust gets in our eyes.' Here is Marshall McLuhan ... View more info

Counterblast. First British Edition in dustjacket.

By: McLUHAN, Marshall PARKER, Harley, designed

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Rapp + Whiting Ltd, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 8543


McLUHAN, Marshall. Counterblast. London : Rapp + Whiting Ltd, (1968). FirstBritish Edition. Pp (4),5-143,(1). 8vo, purple cloth, silver lettering to spine. Book design by Harley Parker including printing in several colours. First published a limited edition handmade 'zine' in 1954. "In 1911, Wyndham Lewis's BLAST heralded a revolution in the arts and the minds of men. Using unconventional typography, graphic design, and serious irreverence, BLAST proclaimed that centuries of tradition had been wrenched askew by rapid changes in society and by the dynamism of the machine. Now Marshall McLuh... View more info

McLuhan : Hot & Cool. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MCLUHAN, Marshall) STEARN, Gerald Emanuel, (ed.) SONTAG, Susan) WOLFE, Tom)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dial Press, Inc., New York, 1967,:

Seller ID: 56573


(MCLUHAN, Marshall). STEARN, Gerald Emanuel (ed.). McLuhan : Hot & Cool. New York : The Dial Press, Inc., 1967. First Printing. Pp. 312. 8vo, pink cloth covered boards, purple cloth spine with gilt titles. "A primer for the understanding of & a critical symposium with a rebuttal by Marshall McLuhan."- from the title page. Top edges sunned, else very good in faded dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Canadian Theatre Review Number 6, Spring 1975

By: RUBIN, Don, ed. Canadian Theatre Review 6 SALUTIN, Rick. McLUHAN, Marshall.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CTR Publications, York University, Downsview, ON, 1975,:

Seller ID: 111366


RUBIN, Don, ed. Canadian Theatre Review Number 6, Spring 1975. (Downsview, ON): CTR Publications, York University, 1975. Pp. [1]-142. 8vo, white card covers with purple decoration to front and blue lettering to front and spine. With the complete playscript "1837: The Farmers' Revolt" (by Rick Salutin and Theatre Passe Murraille); the following "playing space and spaces" pieces: "Architecture and the Artful Stage" (by Brian Arnott), "Collective Conversation: The Space Show" (by Theatre Passe Muraille), "Environments" (byRichard Kent Wilcox), "The Buil... View more info