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The Hull Home Fire. First Edition

By: ABBOTT, Linda.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2013, ISBN:9781771172622: 2013

Seller ID: 104317

ISBN: 1771172622


ABBOTT, Linda. The Hull Home Fire. St. John's : Flanker Press Limited, (2013). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-231,(3). 8vo (139 x 216 mm), photo-illustrated orange - brown card covers with white lettering to spine. Linda Abbott (b. 1954, St. John's, Newfoundland) was living there at the time of publication. "Day after day, thousands of people passed by an unassuming, three-storey building on the corner of New Gower and Springdale streets in St. John's. Operated by the Hull family, the ground floor was rented to a commission merchant; the top two floors and annex buildi... View more info

Voices of the Young : A Selection of Student Poetry

By: AMOS, Steve, et al Newfoundland Poetry Series HISCOCK, Rob TILLEY, Ryan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1994,:

Seller ID: 16134


AMOS, Steve, et al. Voices of the Young : A Selection of Student Poetry. (St. John's) : Breakwater, (1994). Pp (8),9-63,(1). 8vo, card covers, with flaps. In the Newfoundland Poetry Series. Steve Amos, D. Ginette Clarke, Marianne Colbourne, Stephanie Dean, Gina Higgins, Rob Hiscock, Jason A. Kelly, Natalie King, Sonia Legge, Lori-Beth D.Penney, Peter Russell, Ryan Tilley, and Kevin A. White. Fine. 6.00 View more info

Keri. card covers

By: ANDREWS, Jan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Groundwood Book / Douglas & McIntyre, 1996,:

Seller ID: 22879


ANDREWS, Jan. Keri. Tor.: Groundwood Book / Douglas & McIntyre, (1996). Pp (4),5-94,(2). Sm 8vo, card covers. A children's story set in Newfoundland about a little girl and a beached whale. Fine. 5.00 View more info

Stage Voices : . Pbk, signed

By: ANTHONY, Geraldine (ed.) COOK, Michael FRENCH, David DAVIES, Robertson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada, 1978,:

Seller ID: 11509


ANTHONY, Geraldine (ed.). Stage Voices : Twelve Canadian Playwrights Talk about Their Lives and Work. Tor.: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1978. Pp (6),vii-xxxiii,(1),[1]-318. 8vo, yellow cardcovers. Includes, with photos, Michael Cook (pp.207-232), David French (pp.233-250). Also Robertson Davies (pp.55-84), John Coulter, Herman Voaden, Gwen Pharis Ringwood, Tom Grainger, James Reaney, John Herbert, David Freeman, Michel Tremblay, and Michel Garneau. Fine. Signed by the editor. 15.00 View more info

Stage Voices : . hdbk

By: ANTHONY, Geraldine (ed.) COOK, Michael FRENCH, David DAVIES, Robertson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1978,:

Seller ID: 5359


ANTHONY, Geraldine (ed.). Stage Voices : Twelve Canadian Playwrights Talk about Their Lives and Work. Tor.: Doubleday Canada Limited, 1978. Pp (6),vii-xxxiii,(1),[1]-318. 8vo, yellow hardcover. Includes, with photos, Michael Cook (pp.207-232), David French (pp.233-250). Also Robertson Davies (pp.55-84), John Coulter, Herman Voaden, Gwen Pharis Ringwood, Tom Grainger, James Reaney, John Herbert, David Freeman, Michel Tremblay, and Michel Garneau. Nick to outer margin of pp.71-150, ow vg in vg dj. 20.00 View more info

Community, State, and Market on the North Atlantic Rim: Challenges to Modernity in the Fisheries. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: APOSTLE, Richard. BARRETT, Gene. HOLM, Petter. JENTOFT, Svein.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1998, ISBN:0802007457:

Seller ID: 41041


APOSTLE, Richard, Gene BARRETT, Petter HOLM, Svein JENTOFT, Leigh MAZANY, Bonnie McCAY, and Knut H. MIKALSEN. Community, State, and Market on the North Atlantic Rim : Challenges to Modernity in the Fisheries. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1998). First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xv,(4),[3]-363,(5). 8vo, blue clot with gilt lettering to spine. No 4 in the Studies in Comparative Political Economy and Public Policy series. "This is a study of Northern Norway and Atlantic Canada, two regions experiencing a severe crisis due to overexploitation of fisheries resources. The work of a group of r... View more info

APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 13, No.1. 1981

By: APT Bulletin O'DEA, Shame CULLEN, Mary K. BIALLAS, Randall J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Association for Preservation Technology APT, Ottawa, 1981,:

Seller ID: 107846


(APT Bulletin). APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. XIII, No. 1, 1981. (Ottawa : APT, 1981). Pp (1),2-42. Illustrated.4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : An Archi tectural Example of Oxide Jacking, (by M. Firth and W.M. Williams); Building Automation System at lolani Palace — Honolulu, Hawaii (by Randall J. Biallas); Highlights of Domestic Building in Pre-Confederation Quebec and Ontario as Seen through Travel Literature from 1763 to 1860 (by Mary K. Cullen);A Selective Annotative Bibliography for the Study of Newfoundland Vertica... View more info

Happiness of Fish : A Novel

By: ARMSTRONG, Fred.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Jesperson Publishing, St. John's, 2007, ISBN:1894377257:

Seller ID: 79528


ARMSTRONG, Fred. Happiness of Fish : A Novel. (St. John's) : Jesperson Publishing, (2007). First Edition. Pp (8),1-255,(1). 8vo, red and white card covers, lettering in red and black to covers. “A resident of St. John's for 35 years, Fred Armstrong was born and raised in Ottawa. [...] Happiness of Fish is his first novel.” - from the dj. Some pages wrinkled, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Winning Entries in the Nfld. 1972 Frecker copy

By: Arts and Letters Competition) DAWE, Tom PORTER, Helen COADY, William E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1972,:

Seller ID: 5435


(Arts and Letters Competition). Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1972. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. "Printed at the Office of the Queen's Printer." Pp (10),[1]-59,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. O'Dea A214. Helen Porter's 30 minute radio play "Bus Ride"; Tom Dawe's poem "The Madonna"; William E. Coady's short story "Monday Mourning"; and Mardi Bastow's poem "Closing the Playground". From the library of G.A. Frecker, with his name on front cover. Very good. NOTE: Due to its sm... View more info

Winning Entries in the Nfld. 1974

By: Arts and Letters Competition) McCARTHY, Michael J. DAWE, Thomas STACEY, Jean

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1974,:

Seller ID: 21384


(Arts and Letters Competition). Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1974. N.pl.: n.pub., 1974. Pp (4),3117,(1). 8vo, card covers. O'Dea A214. Contents : Mardi Bastow's poem "Old King"; Jean Stacey's short story "Just Today"; Thomas Dawe's radio play "From as Far as the Gull Flies"; Michael J. McCarthy's article "The Irish in Newfoundland, 1749-1800: A Miscelany of Irish Activity"; and art reproductions by Maureen Green, Scott Fillier, and Lorne Sweetapple. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Winning Entries in the Nfld. 1968 Frecker copy

By: Arts and Letters Competition) O'NEILL, Paul DAWE, Tom CROCKER, Ron

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 12114


(Arts and Letters Competition). Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1968. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. No printer given. Pp (8),1-87,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. O'Dea A214. Paul O'Neill's poem "Iceland Poppies" and his play "The Hush of the Starling"; Tom Dawe's narrative poem "Dog-Fish Summer"; Helen Porter's short story "An August Northeaster". No art works reproduced this year. From the library of G.A. Frecker, with his name on the cover. Vg. 25.00 View more info

Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1965. Frecker copy

By: Arts and Letters Competition) O'NEILL, Paul GATTINGER, F. Eugene

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1965,:

Seller ID: 12094


(Arts and Letters Competition). Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1965. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. First Edition. No printer given. Pp (4),1-76. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled red and white card covers with balck lettering to front cover. O'Dea A214. F. Eugene Gattinger's "Agriculture in Newfoundland: An Unfulfilled Dream" (pp.53-76); Grace Butt's play "Winter Scene"; Paul O'Neill's poem "Let Us Talk of Warsaw Streets"; "Jackman the Hero," a ballad by Marcus Hopkins, Manuels, C.B. (ENL III:8... View more info

Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1967. Frecker copy, with addendaleaf

By: Arts and Letters Competition). PORTER, Helen. GATTINGER, F. Eugene. BUTT, Grace.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: 1967,:

Seller ID: 12110


(Arts and Letters Competition). Winning Entries In The Newfoundland Government Sponsored Competition For The Encouragement of Arts and Letters, Etc., 1967. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. First Edition. No printer given. Pp (6),1-36,(2).Illustrated. 8vo, stapled white and blue card covers with black lettering to front cover. O'Dea A214. F. Eugene Gattinger's narrative poem "Quattrocentennial" (pp.5376); Grace Butt's poem "Storm Caught"; Dorothy E. Kelly's short story "Our Father"; Helen Porter's play "Those People". Also 3 art works reproduced. From the library of G.A. Frec... View more info

Beothuk Saga. in dj

By: ASSINIWI, Bernard GRADY, Wayne (trans.)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 2000, ISBN:0771007981:

Seller ID: 58330


ASSINIWI, Bernard. The Beothuk Saga. Translated by Wayne Grady. (Toronto): McClelland & Stewart, (2000). Pp. 341. 8vo, black paper covered boards, silver titles to spine. A novel about the Beothuk of Newfoundland. Small name stamp to ffep, else vg in dj. 18.00 View more info

Atlantic Advocate's Holiday Book : A miscellany containing Stories, Poems, Songs, Articles, Recipes for Good Dishes, Notes on Birds and Beasts

By: Atlantic Advocate) PARR, D. Kermode, (ed.) GRANTMYRE, Barbara HARRINGTON, M.F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brunswick Press, Fredericton , 1961,:

Seller ID: 4293


(Atlantic Advocate). The Atlantic Advocate's Holiday Book : A miscellany containing Stories, Poems, Songs, Articles, Recipes for Good Dishes, Notes onBirds and Beasts. Edited by D. Kermode Parr. Fredericton : Brunswick Press , (1961). Pp (2), 3-272. 8vo, grey continental wraps. Laugher p.435. Includes : Charles Bruce's "People from Away"; Evelyn M. Richardson's "Captain ofthe Half Moon : The Story of Captain Herbert Kendrick of Shag Harbour, Nov a Scotia and the Roosevelts at Campobello, New Brunswick"; Barbara Grantmyre's "Eight Prunes - or Three?"; Ernest Buckler's &#... View more info

Atlantic Mirror Vol.I, Nos.1-4

By: Atlantic Mirror LIPSCHUTZ, Norman, (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atlantic Literary Alliance, Glace Bay, N.S., 1967,:

Seller ID: 4836


(Atlantic Mirror). Atlantic Mirror. Vol.I, Nos.1-4. Glace Bay, N.S.: Atlantic Literary Alliance, 1967-1968. Norman Lipschutz, Editor and A.L.A. chairman. Printed by Brodie Printing Service Ltd., Glace Bay. Each issue : pp (2), 3-22,(2). Triple column. Self wraps. No.1, Jan.-March, 1967. "Premiere Edition". Extensive editorial comment on local & world events; R.J.MacSween's"The Works of Evelyn Waugh" (pp.9-11); A section titled "With Our Maritime Poets" (8 women including Lillian Crewe Walsh & Hazel F. Goddard); "Mirror Editorial on the Propsed Phasing Out of the Nov... View more info

Clement Attlee's Visit to Newfoundland. A document/article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.13, No.2.

By: ATTLEE, Clement) Acadiensis 13:2 NEARY, Peter MURPHY, Terrence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 15814


(ATTLEE, Clement). NEARY, Peter. "Clement Attlee's Visit to Newfoundland, September 1942." A document/article in Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region, Vol.13, No.2. Spring/Printemps 1984. Pp 101-109. Charles Allain, et. al.'s review article "David Alexander's Vision of Canada" (pp.115-121). Also MUN scholar Terrence Murphy's "The Emergence of MaritimeCatholicism, 1781-1830" (pp.29-49). Also: W.D. Hamilton's "Indian Lands in New Brunswick: The Case of the Little South West Reserve" (pp.3-28); Terre nce Murphy's "The Emergence of Maritime... View more info

Portable City. advanced review copy

By: AUSTIN, Don

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arsenal Editions, 1983,:

Seller ID: 22143


AUSTIN, Don. The Portable City. Vancouver: Arsenal Editions, (1983). Advance Copy for Review. Pp (8),9-149,(3). 8vo, blue card covers. A collection of short stories by this native of St. John's. Western Canadian settings but there is the following: "Icebergs are a common sight around the waters of Newfoundland in the early and even late spring. One morning in the early part of this century, one floated into St. John's harbour that had carved on it a perfect replica in ice of the Virgin Mary. There is still the occasional mantlepiece or piano in that city that carries an aging photograph of... View more info

Lost Tribe, The.

By: AUSTIN, Don

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pulp Press, Vancouver , 1985,:

Seller ID: 2595


AUSTIN, Don. The Lost Tribe. Vancouver : Pulp Press, 1985. Pp (8),9-132,(2). 8vo, cardcovers. Short stories by this St.John's native (b.1946). Vg. 10.00 View more info

Portable City. First Edition, Signed

By: AUSTIN, Don

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arsenal Editions, Vancouver, 1983, ISBN:0889781265:

Seller ID: 2557


AUSTIN, Don. The Portable City. Vancouver : Arsenal Editions, 1983. First Edition. Pp (8),9-149,(3). 8vo, purple cardcovers. A collection of short stories by this native of St. John's. Western Canadian settings but there is the following: "Icebergs are a common sight around the waters of Newfoundland in the early and even late spring. One morning in the early part of this century, one floated into St. John's harbour that had carved on it a perfect replica in ice of the Virgin Mary. There is still the occasional mantlepiece or piano in that city that carries an aging photograph of this mira... View more info