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Noël. privately printed

By: ALAIN PEVEAR, Richard (trans.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1974,:

Seller ID: 47591


ALAIN. Noël. Translated by Richard Pevear. N. pl.: by the author, December,1974. Pp. [8]. Small 8vo, stapled blue card covers. Printed at Christmas, 1974 for the friends of Elizabeth & Richard Pevear, Ann & J. Laughkin and New Directions. The final chapter of Alain's The Gods, published by New Editions in the Fall, 1974. Tiny white spot to rear cover, else vg. 35.00 View more info

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The Beauty & The Blessing. First Edition.

By: HAMM, Eugene L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Owlhoot Press, Clarence, NS:, 1996,: 1996

Seller ID: 45001


HAMM, Eugene L. The Beauty & The Blessing. (Clarence, Nova Scotia : "Published By Owlhoot Press), 1996. First Edition. "Produced by Signs & Designs, RR #2, Hampton, N.S.". Pp (8),1-80. 8vo (137 x 209 mm), art-illustrated white card covers, with plain spine. Eugene 'Bud' L.Hamm (b. 1919, Lequille, Annapolis County - d. 2009) was living in Clarence, Annapolis County at the time of publication. Hamm's 11th published book of poetry. With an introduction by Alan R.Young of Acadia University. "English Rain", "Life and Living", "In Port"... View more info

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Morning in His Heart : The Life and Writings of Watson Kirkconnell. First Edition. Paperback

By: KIRKCONNELL, Watson). PERKIN, J.R.C. and James B. SNELSON PERKIN, J.R.C. SNELSON, James B,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published for Acadia University Library by Lancelot Press, 1986,: 1986

Seller ID: 97050


(KIRKCONNELL, Watson). PERKIN, J.R.C. and James B. SNELSON. Morning in His Heart : The Life and Writings of Watson Kirkconnell. Biographical sketch by J.R.C. Perkin. Bibliography by James B. Snelson. N.pl.: Published for Acadia University Library by Lancelot Press, 1986. First Edition. Pp (4),5-64,i-viii,65-371,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white cardcovers, with black and blue lettering. Part I. Chapters: 1. The Early Years, 1895-1922; 2. Winnipeg, 1922-1940; 3. Hamilton, 1940-1948; 4. Wolfville, 1948-1964 ; 5. Retirement, 1964-1977.; 6. Morning in His Hear... View more info

Morning in His Heart : The Life and Writings of Watson Kirkconnell. First Edition. Paperback

By: KIRKCONNELL, Watson). PERKIN, J.R.C. and James B. SNELSON PERKIN, J.R.C. SNELSON, James B,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Published for Acadia University Library by Lancelot Press, 1986,:

Seller ID: 97053


(KIRKCONNELL, Watson). PERKIN, J.R.C. and James B. SNELSON. Morning in His Heart : The Life and Writings of Watson Kirkconnell. Biographical sketch byJ.R.C. Perkin. Bibliography by James B. Snelson. N.pl.: Published for Acad ia University Library by Lancelot Press, 1986. First Edition. Pp (4),5-64,i-viii,65-371,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white cardcovers, with black and blue lettering. Part I. Chapters: 1. The Early Years, 1895-1922; 2. Winnipeg, 1922-1940; 3. Hamilton, 1940-1948; 4. Wolfville, 1948-1964 ; 5. Retirement, 1964-1977.; 6. Morning in His Heart. Part II. 1. Books and pamphlets by Watso... View more info

Leather Bottle. First Edition

By: ROBERTS, Theodore Goodridge

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1934,:

Seller ID: 63764


ROBERTS, Theodore Goodridge. The Leather Bottle. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1934. First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-87,(1). 8vo, brown textured cloth, gilt titles and small decoration to front and spine. Laugher p. 488, Wattersp.168, Rhodenizer p.912. A collection of poems by the New Brunswick author (b. July 7, 1877 Fredericton, New Brunswick, Died February 24, 1953, Digby , Nova Scotia). Contents: [Part I]. Vintages of My Own Country. "A Note on Poetry", "On Cedar Driftwood", " On That Far River", "Old White Water Boy","An Exile's Prayer", "Returning... View more info

Confessions of an Immigrant's Daugher

By: SALVERSON, Laura Goodman

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1939,:

Seller ID: 101880


SALVERSON, Laura Goodman. Confessions of an Immigrant's Daugher. Toronto : Ryerson Press, n.d. [ca 1939]. Printed in Great Britain. Pp (8),9-523,(3). 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Born in Winnipeg, Laura GoodmanSalverson (1890-1970) is the first novelist to explore the immigrant exper ience in the West. In 1939, Salverson published her autobiography, Confessions of an Immigrant’s Daughter, which won her another Governor-General’s Award. The book details her life up until the publishing of The Viking Heart,which describes her own family’s struggles and experiences in the New... View more info

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The Last Hours of Sandra Lee. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SANSOM, William

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Hogarth Press, London, 1961,: 1961

Seller ID: 10461


SANSOM, William. The Last Hours of Sandra Lee. London : The Hogarth Press, 1961. First Edition. Pp (4),5-[254],(2). 8vo [130 x 190 mm], black cloth, gilt lettering to maroon panel to spine, top edge dyed maroon. William Norman Trevor Sansom, FRSL (b. January 18, 1912, London – d. April 20, 1976, London). "This is a study of what the author believes to be an essential part of the make-up of every good woman, a wish to be bad. Perhaps in most cases only a vague longing, a private pain on a plane with nostalgia — but with Sandra Lee the matter comes to a head.... View more info