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Alexandra : In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Unfolds. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 2002, ISBN:1551925230:

Seller ID: 61489

BANTOCK, Nick. Alexandra : In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Unfolds. Vancouver: Raincoast Books, (2002). First Canadian Printing. Pp. [54], five of which are in envelopes. Illustrated. Square 8vo,orange paper covered boards with silver spine. Very good in dustjacket. 25 .00 View more info

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Alice in Wonderland.


Price: $45.00

Publisher: Juvenile Productions, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 66786

(CARROLL, Lewis). Alice in Wonderland. Illustrated by Willy Schermelé. London : Juvenile Productions, [n. d.] Pp [60]. Large 8vo, green cloth tape spine with illustrated paper covered boards. This is an abridgement of Lewis Carroll’s "Alice in Wonderland" for very young children. Wilhelmina Schermelé was an illustrator and author of children's books including the "Winkie" series. Beautifully illustrated with a dapper hashish smoking Caterpillar adorning the front cover. Covers lightly splayed, upper right front corner lightly chipped, ow vg. 45.00 View more info

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Alice in Wonderland.

By: CARROLL, Lewis.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Litor Publishers Ltd / Lito Books Ltd / Block-Lito Ltd,, Brighton / Montreal / Richmond, VA , 1954,:

Seller ID: 91838

CARROLL, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland. Abridged by D.M. Priestley. Illustrated by M. Gorde. Brighton : Litor Publishers Ltd / Montreal : Lito Books Ltd / Richmond, VA : Block-Lito Ltd, n.d. [1950s?]. Pp (24). Illustrated in Colour. 8vo, colour illustrated white stapled card covers. A large print children's book in the Silhouette series (#42210). Rubbed, penned name, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00 View more info

All About Houseboats: Your Complete Guide to the Fabulous World of Inland and Coastal Cruising

By: PHILLIPS, Norman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Motor Boating & Sailing, 1972,:

Seller ID: 20103

PHILLIPS, Norman. All About Houseboats: Your Complete Guide to the FabulousWorld of Inland and Coastal Cruising - The Evaluation, Selection, Purchase and Safe Use of Today's Houseboats; with a design guide to Houseboats: pho tos, plans and diagrams of dozens of the most popular models and sizes. NewYork: Motor Boating & Sailing Books, (1972). Pp 128. Illustrated. 4to, ill ustrated cardcovers. Toy 3929, Morris & Howland p.109. Vg. 10.00 View more info

All about Ships

By: BIRCH, T. Carrington Do You Know Book

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Perry Colour Books, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 19983

BIRCH, T. Carrington. All about Ships. London : Perry Colour Books Ltd., n.d. Pp 22. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated boards. in the Do You Know books series. Very good. 10.00 View more info

All About Whales

By: ANDREWS, Roy Chapman All About Books

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Random, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 27845

ANDREWS, Roy Chapman. All About Whales. Illustrated by Thomas W. Voter. NewYork : Random House, (1954). Pp 148. Lg 8vo, illustrated cloth. In the All About Books series. A juvenile book. Later printing (copyright page states 12 666). Name, light edgewear, else very good. 14.00 View more info

All Hands Aloft! : An account of the Voyage of the Square-Rigger Arapahoe to Manila in 1918. in dj.


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Howell-North Books, Berkeley, CA, 1965,:

Seller ID: 24582

SCHMITT, Lou A. All Hands Aloft! : An account of the Voyage of the Square-Rigger Arapahoe to Manila in 1918. Berkeley, CA : Howell-North Books, 1965. Pp. (8),ix-xi,(1),[1]-295,(1), + 24 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to front and spine.A wartime Pacific adventure regarding the voyage of a windjammer, manned b y a cadre of young cadets. Name, else very good in lightly nicked, price-clipped dust jacket. 30.00 View more info

All in the Same Boat : The Humorists' Guide to the Ocean Cruise. pb.

By: WESCHLER, Robert, ed MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John, foreword. TWAIN, Mark. THURBER, James.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Robson Books, London, 1990, ISBN:086051594x:

Seller ID: 41474

WESCHLER, Robert, ed. All in the Same Boat : The Humorists' Guide to the Ocean Cruise. Foreword by John Maxtone-Graham. (London): Robson Books, (1990). Pp 199. 8vo, ill. card covers. Brief, humorous reflections on the ocean passage by Mark Twain, James Thurber, Lewis Carroll, and Somerset Maugham, among many others. Very slightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

All My Rivers Flowed West. 1st pr.


Price: $12.50

Publisher: Beringian Books, 1991,:

Seller ID: 42995

MacBRIDE, W.D. All My Rivers Flowed West : Autobiography of W.D. MacBride "The Montana Kid". (Whitehorse, Yukon: Beringian Books, 1991). First printing. Pp 96. 8vo, ill. card covers. Not in Cassell. The autobiography of a famous character committed to the preservation of Yukon heritage. With much onhis canoe journeys in the Canadian north. Vg. 12.50 View more info

All Our Wonder Unavenged


Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brick Books, London, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:1894078586:

Seller ID: 76405

DOMANSKI, Don. All Our Wonder Unavenged. (London, ON) : Brick Books, (2007). First Printing. Pp (12),13-127,(1). 8vo, black and maroon card covers. Winner of the 2007 Governor General's literary award for poetry. This collection includes the following poems: "Leaning on Silk", "Our Little Boat Drifting", "Leviathan", "Five Thousand Year Deer", "Slayer in a Told World", "AnOld Animal Habit", "Fledge", "Drowning Water", "Mere", "Water Strider", "U ntitled with Invisible Ink", "Twa Corbies", "The Feather", "Walking Down toAcheron", "The Rouged Houses", "A Hummingbird's Heart Beats 1260 Times A M ... View more info

All the Brave Fellows. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NELSON, James L

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, New York , 2000,:

Seller ID: 43185

NELSON, James L. All the Brave Fellows. New York : Pocket Books, (2000). First Printing. Pp 395. 8vo, blue spine with white boards. James L. Nelson (b. April 5, 1962, Lewiston, Maine). Another of Nelson's historical novels, this time set in 1777 with his hero, Captain Isaac Biddlecomb, rushing to relieve Philadelphia from the British. Very good in dustjacket. 24.00 View more info

All the Myriad Ways. First Edition, Signed.

By: NIVEN, Larry.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ballantine, New York, 1971,:

Seller ID: 111884

NIVEN, Larry. All the Myriad Ways. New York: Ballantine Books, (June 1971).First Printing. Paperback Original. Pp. (10),1-181,(1). Small 8vo, illustr ated card covers, white spine, white lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. Mass market paperback. "The latest collection from a writer whose stature as science fiction's finest hardcore s.f. author is now well established... From the beginning, Larry Niven's work showed the kind of thoughtful, studied detail which is the hallmark of a powerful imagination at work behind concepts that are totally original. The present colection c... View more info

All This Night Long. First Edition

By: GIBBS, Robert Fiddlehead Poetry Books No.239

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1978,:

Seller ID: 8079

GIBBS, Robert. All This Night Long. (Fredericton): Fiddlehead Poetry Books,1978. Pp (4), 5-62, (2). 8vo, card covers. Laugher p.199. Gibbs a native o f Saint John (b.1930). Fiddlehead Poetry Books No.239. Limited to 600 copies. Very good. 7.00 View more info

Allied Secret : The Sinking of HMT Rohna. pbk.

By: JACKSON, Carlton.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red River Books / University of Oklahoma Press, Norman , 2001, ISBN:0806134186:

Seller ID: 88677

JACKSON, Carlton. Allied Secret : The Sinking of HMT Rohna. Norman : Red River Books / University of Oklahoma Press, (2001). First Red River Books Printing. Pp [i]-xxi,(3),1-207,(1). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. Originally published under the title Forgotten Tragedy. "In Allied Secret, Carlton Jackson recounts the single greatest loss of American lives at sea during World War II: the sinking of the British troopship HMT Rohna on November 26, 1943, by a German guided bomb. Over one thousand American soldiers died in the disaster, which was kept secret for security ... View more info

Almost There : The Onward Journey of a Dublin Woman. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: O'FAOLAIN, Nuala.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books, New York , 2003, ISBN:1573222410:

Seller ID: 98203

O'FAOLAIN, Nuala. Almost There : The Onward Journey of a Dublin Woman. New York : Riverhead Books, 2003. First Printing. Pp (12),1-275,(3). 8vo, blue cloth spine, blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. “In 1996, a small Irish press approached Nuala O'Faolain, then a writer for The IrishTimes, to publish a collection of her opinion columns. She offered to writ e an introduction to give the opinions a context – to explain the life experience that had shaped this Irish woman's views – and convinced that none but a few diehard fans of the columns would ever see the book, she too... View more info

Alone at Sea: The Adventures of Joshua Slocum.. 1st Firefly pbk


Price: $14.00

Publisher: Firefly Books, 1999, ISBN:1552093948:

Seller ID: 50024

(SLOCUM, Joshua). SPENCER, Ann. Alone at Sea: The Adventures of Joshua Slocum. Published in cooperation with the Old Dartmouth Historical Society - New Bedford Whaling Museum. (Buffalo) : Firefly Books, (1999). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xiv,1-321,(1) + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, card covers. Bookplate, else vg. 14.00 View more info

Along the St. John River. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FISCHER, George McKENNA, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1998, ISBN:155109262x:

Seller ID: 115988

FISCHER, George. Along the St. John River. Photography and text [by] GeorgeFischer. Foreword [by] Frank McKenna. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : Nimbus Publ ishing, (1998). First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xviii,1-69,(1). Illustrated. Map. Oblong 8vo [270 x 215 mm], black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. George Fischher (b. 1954) is one of Canada’s most renowned and prolific landscape photographers. His unique style has been recognized around the world. He is well known for his books, and poster series created for various tourism boards. "Anyone who has driven the Trans-Canada Highway between Edmundston... View more info

Alphabet Game : a bpNichol reader. Paperback.

By: Nichol, bp. WERSHLER-HENRY, Darren, ed. EMERSON, Lori, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coach House Press, Toronto, 2007, ISBN:9781552451878:

Seller ID: 115086

Nichol, bp. The Alphabet Game : a bpNichol reader. Edited by Darren Wershler-Henry and Lori Emerson. Toronto : Coach House Books, (2007). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-334,(2). 8vo, decorated grey card covers with white and black lettering to front cover, white lettering to spine. "bpNichol was one ofCanada's most eclectic, entertaining and enigmatic poets,. making startlin g innovations in the development of poetry and profoundly influencing both his own and subsequent generations of writers. 'The Alphabet Game: A bpNichol Reader' amasses key texts from the very broad spectrum of Nichol's w... View more info

Alphabet of Creation : An ancient legend from the Zohar. New Edition.

By: SHAHN, Ben

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Schocken, New York, 1982, ISBN:0805240578:

Seller ID: 109766

SHAHN, Ben. The Alphabet of Creation. An ancient legend from the Zohar withdrawings by Ben Shahn. New York: Schocken Books, (1982). Copyright renewal edition. Pp. (48). Unpaginated. Illustrated. Tall 8vo, breen clothwhite an d red decoration to front board, silver lettering to spine, in white-printed mylar dustjacket. "'The Alphabet of Creation' is a legend from the Zohar,or 'Book of Splendor', the most important literary work of the Kabbalah, t he mystical texts of Judaism. It was written in Aramaic by a thirteenth-century Spanish scholar named Moses de Leon, who claimed it was revealed c... View more info

Always Give a Penny to a Blind Man : A Memoir. proof

By: WRIGHT, Eric

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, 1999,:

Seller ID: 66157

WRIGHT, Eric. Always Give a Penny to a Blind Man : A Memoir. [Toronto]: KeyPorter Books, [ca. 1999]. Proof copy. Pp. 214. 4to, white paper covers ove rlaid with plastic to front, purple rear cover, black comb-bound spine. Theautobiography of the British born, and now resident of Canada, author, Eri c Wright. Vg. 30.00 View more info