Wild East Publications, Fredericton, N.B., 1991, ISBN:0969414722
Seller ID: 108759
Fredericton Women's Theatre Collective. (w)ri(gh)t(e)s. Fredericton, N.B.: Wild East Publications, 1991. Pp (7),8-64. 8vo, blue stapled card covers, "In March 1990, the Fredericton Women's Theatre Collective produced their collectively written play, flights. In the fall of that year, the Collective regrouped to write, workshop and stage a new play for 1991. (w)ri(gh)t(e)s is that play...the writings of thirteen women woven together." (from the back cover). The thirteen authors are : Shari Andrews, Darcie Birdsell, LornaDrew, Margarita Enriquez, Clarissa Hurley, Anne Israelie, Dana McDa... View More...
(Japan). 101 Key Words for Understanding Japanese (Japanese & English Version). (Japan): Corona Books, (1995). Pp. 319. Illustrated. text in Japanese and English. 8vo, gold card covers. Each of the 101 words is accompanied bya colour photograph and a short essay discussing the usage of the word. Vg in dj. 50.00 View More...
BAILEY, Maurice and Maralyn. 117 Days Adrift . Foreword by Sir Peter Scott.L.: Adlard Coles, (1997). 1st pub 1974 ; repr A.Colds 1992, 1997. Pp. 192. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Toy 0698. A volume in the World of Cr uising series. "When their yacht sank beneath them in the Pacific Ocean, the Bailey family were destined to enter the record books. Their survival fornearly four months in a rubber raft - relying on their own efforts to catc h food and water - is a fantastic human story of adaptation to total alien conditions. Faint vertical crease to upper left of front cover, else vg... View More...
MOORE, Dorothea. 13 Three Bridges Street. Venture Books for Girls. Toronto : The Musson Book Company Ltd., (1945). Pp -253,(3), colour frontis. 8vo, mustard cloth, red lettering to front board and spine, top edge dyed red.“On the death of her father, fourteen year old Gilly Seaton leaves England to go to school abroad. She is accompanied to Dornia by her old friend and protector Denham Chester, affectionately known as “Chuggles.” Dornia, like Russia in many ways, had mystery and adventure to offer and under strange circumstances Chggles disappears. The secret of 13 Three Bridges Street reve... View More...
Jargon Books in association with Corinth Books, New York, 1959,
Seller ID: 110339
BROWN, Bob. 1450-1950. (New York : Jargon Books in association with Corinth Books, 1959). Pp (66). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in red and brown. Jargon 29.
A book of visual poetry first published in a limited edition of 150 copies by Black Sun Press in 1929. This book is "Dedicated to All monks who illuminated manuscripts - All early oriental artists - Omar - Gutenberg - Caxton - Jimmy-the-ink - Boccaccio - Rabelais -Shakespeare - Defoe -Goya - Blake - Sterne - Whitman - Crane - Stein - Joyce - Pagliacci - and Myself."
Rubbed, minor creasing, a few small pe... View More...
"Crows", "A Tour Around the Berlin Zoo starting at the main entrance Hardenbergplatz", "Configuration", "Configuration 'A'", "In the Park", "Arabesque", "Crossings", "The River Guadalquivir", "A Sight and a Sound", "Summer Storm", "Herr Bauer", "The Fountain", "Sailing Ship", and "The Sprinkler".
(Ryerson Press). 1954 Ryerson High School Library List. (Toronto : The Ryerson Press, 1954). Pp (20) + order form. 4to, corner stapled blue sheets. Horizontal fold, else very good, in original mailing envelope. 20.00 View More...
Golden West Books, a division of Pacific Railroad Publications, inc., San Marino, CA, 1965,
Seller ID: 75703
[Railways - Calendar]. 1965 Railroad Photo Calendar . San Marino, CA: Golden West Books, a division of Pacific Railroad Publications, inc., 1965. Pp. (108). Unpaginated. Illustrated in black and white. Small 8vo, illustrated dark grey card covers with blank white comb-bound spine. Vg. 15.00 View More...
Golden West Books, San Marino, CA, 1967,
Seller ID: 75704
[Railways - Calendar]. 1965 Railroad Photo Calendar . San Marino, CA: Golden West Books, 1965. Pp. (108). Unpaginated. Illustrated in black and white.Small 8vo, illustrated light grey card covers with blank white comb-bound spine. Vg. 15.00 View More...
GILL, Eric. Twenty-Five Nudes Engraved by Eric Gill. With an introduction. New York: The Devin-Adair Company Publishers, (1950). First American Edition. "Printed in Great Britain at the Temple Press, Letchworth, Herts". Pp. (64). Unpaginated. Illustrated with line drawings against black backgrounds. 8vo (147 x 228 mm), red cloth, with gilt initials to front board, gilt lettering to spine.
Arthur Eric Rowton Gill, A.R.A. (b. February 22, 1882, Brighton – d. November 17, 1940, Hillingdon, London).
"Drawings are ends, not means, and even studies and sketches should be thought of as worth d... View More...
CORDEAUX, E.H. and D.H. MERRY. A Bibliography of Printed Works Relating to The University of Oxford. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1968. First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xxvii,(1),-809,(3). 8vo, navy cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Howard-Hill Bibliography of British Literary Bibliographies , 2nd ed. 937b.. Edward Harold Cordeaux. Dennis Harry Merry. "This is an enumerative bibliography classified under some 500 headings. It embraces all aspects of University and College life and institutions and comprises more than 10 ,000 entries. The compilers are both members of the staff of the Bod... View More...
(WOOLF, Virginia) B.J. KIRKPATRICK. A Bibliography of Virginia Woolf : Revised Edition. London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. "Printed in Great Britain by Richard Clay (The Chaucer Press) Ltd". Pp (6),vii-xii,-212, b&w portrait frontispiexce + 3 leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo (145 x 222 mm), red cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and top edge dyed red.
Volume 9 in The Soho Bibliographies series.
Howard-Hill, Bibliography of British Literary Bibliographies, 2nd ed. 5159.
Also see Howard-Hill, British Literary Bibliography 1980-1989: A Bibliography 4503.
Adeline Virginia Woolf, ... View More...
BROMLEY, Walter, (comp.). A Catechism of Geography; Divided into Two Parts : Adapted to every age and capacity, and to every class of Learners, either in Ladies' or Gentlemen's Schools : Part Second, containing Asia, Africa, and America. Halifax : Printed at The Acadian School, 1822. Pp. -132. 12mo (103 x 147 mm), , blue-grey card covers with white spine. "[This Geography is printed in two parts only instead of four as was originally intended.]" - beneath the imprint on the title-page. Sabin 8196. Not in TPL, Egoff, Amtmann, Osborne, Tennyson, or Finley, Education in Canada: A Bibliography... View More...
COOK, J. S. A Cold-Blooded Scoundrel : An Inspector Devlin Mystery. St. John's, NL : Brazen Books, 2005. First Printing. "Printed in Canada". Pp (10),1-236,(10). 8vo (139 x 215 mm), photo-illustrated semi-glossy red card covers, with white lettering to spine.
J. S. Cook, a.k.a. JoAnne Soper-Cook (b. 1967, outport Newfoundland) was living in St. John's at the time of publication. There is a b&w photo of her on page .
The Newfoundland author's fifth novel, a murder mystery set in 1880s London.
Arranged in 14 chapters with an epilogue.
"In London, with Jack the Ripper's crimes s... View More...
TOLAND, John. A Collection of Several Pieces of Mr. John Toland Now first publish'd from his Original Manuscripts with Some Memoirs of his Life and Writings. London : "Printed for J. Peele at Locke's Head in Pater-noster Row," 1726 First Edition. In Two Volumes.
Volume I. : Pp (2),iii-xcii,(4),474.
Volume II. : Pp (4)-495,(1),-76,(4, publisher's list).
8vo (129 x 204 mm), rebound in green buckram, with gilt lettering to spines.
John Toland (b. November 30, 1670, Ardagh, County Donegal, Ireland – d. March 11, 1722, London).
Pierre Desmaizeaux (b. 1673? - d. 1745).
Be... View More...
BENNET,Thomas. A Confutation of Popery, in Three Parts. Wherein, I. The Controversy concerning the Rule of Faith is Determin'd, II. The particular Doctrines of the Church of Rome are Confuted, III. The Popish Objections against the Church of England are Answered. London : "Printed at the University Press, for Edmund Jeffery, Bookseller in Cambridge; and are to be Sold by James Knapton at the Crown in St. Paul's Churchyard, London", 1701. Second Edition. Pp (10),1-355,(7). 8vo (120 x 188 mm), full leather, with gilt lettering to spine in black title block.
Thomas Bennett, D.D. (b. May 7,... View More...
London, Lackington, Hughes, Harding, and Co. : ca. 1820
Seller ID: 116628
TOLAND, John. A Critical History of the Celtic Religions and Learning : Containing an Account of the Druids ; or, the Priests and Judges, of the Vaids, or the Diviners and Physicians; and of the Bards, or the Poets and Heralds ; of the Ancient Gauls, Britons, Irish and Scots. London : "Published by Lackington, Hughes, Harding, and Co. and sold by the Principal Booksellers", [ca. 1820]. Pp (2),-254,(1). 8vo (140 x 213 mm), rebound in red-brown buckram cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.
Sub-title on title page "With the History of Abaris, The Hyperborian, Priest of the Sun. To Which is ... View More...
Halifax Memorial Library, Halifax, 1966, : 1966
Seller ID: 84541
HOME, Pauline, (comp.). A Decade and a Half of Reading Pleasure 1951-1966. [Halifax, Nova Scotia] : Halifax Memorial Library, (1966). No printer given. Pp (2),3-27,(1). 12mo, illustrated yellow stapled cardcovers, with white rear cover. “100 books in the adult circulating collection of the Halifax Memorial Library published during the library's first fifteen years” - from the front cover. A slim annotated checklist. With Introduction (dated June, 1966) by Mary Cameron (d. January 22, 2012), who was the first chief librarian of Halifax Memorial Library, now Halifax Public Libraries. ... View More...
Allen Lane / Kestrel Books, Harmondsworth, England, 1980, ISBN:0722652429 : 1980
Seller ID: 92582
UDEN, Grant, and Richard COOPER. A Dictionary of British Ships and Seamen. Illustrated by Lionel Willis and with prints. (Harmondsworth, England) : Allen Lane / Kestrel Books, (1980). First Edition. Pp (8),9--591,(1) + 8-page central section of colour illustrations. Double Column. 8vo, brown cloth, silver lettering to spine. A comprehensive guide to the seamen, ships, battles and trading enterprises that figure in British history. Also included are entries on seas and oceans, wind and weather, canals, lighthouses, uniforms and many other matters connected with the sea. "The fortunes of t... View More...