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(w)ri(gh)t(e)s

By: Fredericton Women's Theatre Collective ANDREWS, Shari BIRSDSELL, Darcie DREW, Lorna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 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 info

Afterimage. Signed

By: HUMPHREYS, Helen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial Canada,, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:0006485189:

Seller ID: 80006


HUMPHREYS, Helen. Afterimage. (Toronto) : Harper Perennial Canada, (2001). First Printing. Pp (6),1-247,(3). 8vo, illustrated card covers. Helen Humphries lives in Kingston, Ontario. This novel won The Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize for 2000. A few pages dog-eared, name, else very good. Signedwith inscription by the author. 15.00 View more info

Artist & the Colonel : The Story of Mabel Killam Day and Frank Parker Day. pbk.

By: CROWELL, Bill. DAY, Mabel Killam DAY, Frank Parker COLVILLE, Alex, foreword

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Glen Margaret Publishing, Tantallon, N.S., 2008, ISBN:9781897462034:

Seller ID: 94879


CROWELL, Bill. The Artist & the Colonel : The Story of Mabel Killam Day andFrank Parker Day. (Tantallon, N.S.) : Glen Margaret Publishing, (April 200 8). First Printing. Pp [1]-160. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated burgundy cardcovers. With a Foreword by Alex Colville. “Mabel Killam Day was one of Nov a Scotia's early noted women art students and remains one of our most illustrious artists. She studied under John Hammond at Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B., and under the great Robert Henri in New York. Her work is in several collections, including Canada's National Gallery and the Ar... View more info

Artist & the Colonel : The Story of Mabel Killam Day and Frank Parker Day. signed.

By: CROWELL, Bill. DAY, Mabel Killam DAY, Frank Parker COLVILLE, Alex, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Glen Margaret Publishing, Tantallon, N.S., 2008, ISBN:9781897462034:

Seller ID: 89140


CROWELL, Bill. The Artist & the Colonel : The Story of Mabel Killam Day andFrank Parker Day. (Tantallon, N.S.) : Glen Margaret Publishing, (April 200 8). First Printing. Pp [1]-160. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated burgundy cardcovers. With a Foreword by Alex Colville. “Mabel Killam Day was one of Nov a Scotia's early noted women art students and remains one of our most illustrious artists. She studied under John Hammond at Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B., and under the great Robert Henri in New York. Her work is in several collections, including Canada's National Gallery and the Ar... View more info

At the Harbour Mouth

By: MacMECHAN, Archibald BELL, John, (ed.).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake , 1988, ISBN:0919001491:

Seller ID: 10562


MacMECHAN, Archibald. At the Harbour Mouth. Edited by John Bell. Porters Lake : Pottersfield Press, (1988). Pp (6),[7]-140,(4). 8vo, card covers. Archibald McKellar MacMechan, FRSC (b. June 21, 1862, Kitchener, Ontario - d. August 7, 1933, Halifax). "Many writers have endeavoured to chronicle the experiences of Bluenose men and women during the age of sail, but none have surpassed the Halifax author Archibald MacMechan (1862-1933). Now many of MacMechan's finely crafted tales of mutinies, shipwrecks, and other stirring events are once more in print." - from the rear cover. Contents : 1... View more info

Canadian Poems of the Great War.

By: GARVIN, John W. (ed.). MONTGOMERY, L.M. McCRAE, John LOGAN, John Daniel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Publishers, Toronto , 1918,:

Seller ID: 88466


GARVIN, John W. (ed.). Canadian Poems of the Great War. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Publishers, (1918). Pp [1]-256. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth, gilt to front board and spine. An anthology of War Poems by 73 Canadian writers,including “In Flanders Fields” by John McCrae, “Our Women” by Lucy Maud Mo ntgomery, and six poems by John Daniel Logan. Spine rubbed, wear to spine ends and corners, else very good. Signed with inscription by J.D. Logan. 40.00 View more info

Certain Grace : Stories. First Edition, Signed.

By: BRENNAN, Binnie.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Quattro Books, Toronto, Ontario, 2012, ISBN:9781926802848:

Seller ID: 114627


BRENNAN, Binnie. A Certain Grace : Stories by Binnie Brennan. (Toronto, Ontario) : Quattro Books, (2012). First Printing. Pp. (12),13-124,(4). 8vo, photo-illustrated grey card covers with white spine, grey lettering to front cover, black lettering to white spine. Binnie Brennan, née Belinda Payzant (b. 1961, Toronto) was living in Halifax at the time of publication. "In the tradition of short story writers Alice Munro and Carol Shields, Binne Brennan examines the minutiae of ordinary life. During a tipsy night out escaping the frustrations of daily routines, two middle-aged school teacher... View more info

Coming Attractions 89

By: HELWIG, Maggie, and Bronwen WALLACE (eds.). BURKE, Brian RYSSTAD, Jean HEINEMANN, Michelle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1989, ISBN:0887507689:

Seller ID: 93566


HELWIG, Maggie, and Bronwen WALLACE (eds.). Coming Attractions 89. [Ottawa]: Oberon Press, (1989). Paperback Edition. Pp (7), 8-100, (4). 8vo, illust rated brown card covers, lettered in black. "Here we have three young writers on the edge of professional maturity. Brian Burke and Jean Rysstad both come from Vancouver. Burke refuses to comment on his own work, adding that once his stories are finished he never reads them. Michelle Heinemann, who lives in Calgary, writes anxious stories that are full of disturbing mysteries. Rysstad is more conventional and closer to her roots. Her last sto... View more info

Coming Attractions 91

By: GLOVER, Douglas and Maggie HELWIG (eds.). SEAMAN, Patricia MAJZELS, Robert MCKEOUGH, Ellen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1991, ISBN:0887508669:

Seller ID: 103374


GLOVER, Douglas and Maggie HELWIG (eds.). Coming Attractions 91. [Ottawa] :Oberon Press, (1991). Paperback Edition. Pp. (4),5-104. 8vo, illustrated c ream card covers, lettered in black. "These young writers are angry, all ofthem, and they speak with the voice of our post-eighties hangover. Suddenl y we're not who we thought we were. The party is over and everybody knows it. Patricia Seaman works as a waitress in Toronto and writes in short, lapidary sentences, with a strong sense of outrage, about women. Robert Majzels, a Jew, lives in Montreal and writes about a different kind of outrage... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 10, No. 4, August 1991

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1991,:

Seller ID: 107063


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.10, No. 4, August 1991. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1991. Pp (1), 2-32 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Trades Well Paid and Challenging; Pay Equity Progressing in PEI; Need Women in Math-Science; Child Support: Who Pays? What Price?; The Changing Faces of Canadian Families; Building a New Family—A Personal Story; Meet Yogi Gamester of South Granville; Self Help Groups on PEI; Orderly Payment of Debt; NAC Promotes Solidarity/Diversity; Cou... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 11, No. 6, December 1992

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.) ITANI, Frances

Price: $14.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1992,:

Seller ID: 102750


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.11, No. 6, December 1992. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1992. Pp (1 ),2-36 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated green stapled card covers. Contents : A Tribute to Anderson House Women; First Mourn, Then WorkFor Change; Legal Aid in Crisis; My Battle For Legal Aid - One Woman's Suc cess Story; Rigoberta Menchu - Guatemalan Peace Activist; Rural Nurse at Heart of Community (by Jean Ginn); Farm Childcare Hot Issue; East Prince Entrepreneurs; Soirée au Feminin; Drop in to EPWIC; Networking in Rollo Bay; Q... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 12, No. 4, September 1993

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1993,:

Seller ID: 102821


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.12, No. 4, September 1993. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1993. Pp ( 1),2-36 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers. Contents : A Slice of Life—Column (by Evie Davidson); Tips for Aspiring Writers (By Janet Reeves Great); Stories and Poems (By Common Ground Readers); Profile of Artist Carmel Smith Bachand (By Anne McCallum); Milton Acorn Women's Celebration; Legal Beagle on Copyright; NAC Conference Powerful and Positive (By Ellen Reynolds); Report on Child Assault; Science Prof... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 8, No. 4, August 1989

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1989,:

Seller ID: 102745


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.8, No. 4, August 1989. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1989. Pp (1),2 -28 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers. Contents : Women Must Control Reproduction; Early Rebels—The School Improvement League (by Helen MacDonald); One Woman's Charlottetown; Equality Revisited—R.E.A.L. Conference (by Hugette Leger); Female Mounties Celebrate Fifteen Years [Women Wanted on the Force, p.13]; Food and the Future; Bioenergetics—The Way to Vibrant Health; Do Doctors Mistreat Women? (by Car... View more info

Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol. 9, No. 4, August 1990

By: McCALLUM, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PEI Women's Network, Charlottetown, 1990,:

Seller ID: 102816


McCALLUM, Anne (ed.). Common Ground : The News and Views of PEI Women. Vol.9, No. 4, August 1990. Charlottetown : PEI Women's Network, 1990. Pp (1),2 -28 including covers. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated yellow stapled card covers. Special Isue : A Celebration of Island Writers. Contents : Features : Meet Vian Emery—Creative Energy Abounds; Georgetown Exciting Theatre Venue;Who's Coming To The Milton Acorn Festival?; Roama Spillmore Column. Poems : Shirley Limbert, Helen I. Stetson, Elaine Harrison; Hazel Bin, Shirley Limbert; Betty Henderson, Kim; Hazel Birt; Mari Basiletti; Hazel Birt; Bever... View more info

Correspondences : A poem by Anne Michaels ; portraits by Bernice Eisenstein. First Printing

By: MICHAELS, Anne, and Bernice EISENSTEIN EISENSTEIN, Bernice

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9780771056512:

Seller ID: 107553


MICHAELS, Anne, and Bernice EISENSTEIN. Correspondences : A poem by Anne Michaels ; portraits by Bernice Eisenstein. First Printing. (Tooronto) : McClelland & Stewart, (2013). First Printing. Pp (120) panels. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth boards, one board lettered in black, one board with colour inlay, bound in accordion format, held together with grey elastic ribbons, encased in a paper slipcase. This work consists of full color portraits of 20th century figures and writers by Bernice Eisenstein, paired with a poem of literary elegy by Anne Michaels. Very good. 30.00 View more info

Country Roads : Memoirs from Rural Canada.

By: CHAMBERLAIN, Pam (ed.). JOHNSTON, Wayne

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, N.S., 2010, ISBN:9781551097596:

Seller ID: 93278


CHAMBERLAIN, Pam (ed.). Country Roads : Memoirs from Rural Canada. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing, (2010). Pp (8),1-270,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated greyish card covers. “In Country Roads, writers from Victoria, BC, to St. John's, Newfoundland, eflect upon their experiences growing up in rural Canada. The anthology includes award-winning authors like Wayne Johnston, Roch Carrier, Sharon Butala, and Rudy Wiebe, in addition to well-knownCanadians such as Senator Pamela Wallin, NHL coach Brent Sutter, and artis t and actor Gordon Tootoosis. Some who grew up in the country equate thei... View more info

Crawford Symposium. Reappraisals : Canadian Writers

By: CEAWFORD, Isabella Vallancy). TIERNEY, Frank M., (ed.) LIVESAY, Dorothy TIERNEY, Frank M. (ed.) DUDEK, Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Ottawa Press, Ottawa, 1979, ISBN:2760343855:

Seller ID: 101063


CEAWFORD, Isabella Vallancy). TIERNEY, Frank M., (ed.). The Crawford Symposium. Edited and with an introduction by Frank M. Tierney. Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, (1979). Pp (8),ix,(1),1-158. Frontispiece Portrait. 8vo, orange card covers, lettered in white. In the Reappraisals : Canadian Writers series. Cover title : The Isabella Vallancy Crawford Symposium. Contents : Introduction (by Frank M. Tierney); The Life of Isabella Valancy Crawford (by Dorothy Livesay); In Search of Isabella Valaney Crawford (by Penny Petrone); Crawford's. Early Works (by Margo Dunn); Crawford and the Penetra... View more info

Crime in a Cold Climate : An Anthology of Classic Canadian Crime. Paperback.

By: SKENE-MELVIN, David, editor. SERVICE, Robert W. JOHNSON, Pauline.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Pierre, Toronto, 1994, ISBN:0889242607:

Seller ID: 108295


SKENE-MELVIN, David, editor. Crime in a Cold Climate : An Anthology of Classic Canadian Crime.. Toronto : Simon & Pierre, 1994. Pp (8), 9-286, (2). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. Contents: John Dent "The Gerrard Street Mystery" ; Grant Allen, "The Episode of the Mexican Seer" ; Robert Barr, "TheAbsent-Minded Coterie", "The Adventures of Sherlaw Kombs" ; William Fraser , "Bulldog Carney", Wild Oats" ; Pauline Johnson, "The Riders of the Plains" ; Roger Pocock, "The Lean Man" ; Robert W. Service, "The Shooting of Dan McGrew"... View more info

David Adams Richards : Essays on His Works

By: RICHARDS, David Adams). TREMBLAY, Tony, ed.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Guernica, Toronto , 2005, ISBN:1550711997:

Seller ID: 79015


(RICHARDS, David Adams). David Adams Richards : Essays on His Works. Editedby Tony Tremblay. Toronto : Guernica, 2005. First Edition. Pp [1]-159,(1). Small 8vo (pocketbook), illustrated grey card covers with yellow spine, ye llow and white lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. Writers Series 16. "David Adams Richards is one of Canada's foremost writers. A writer of poetry, short fiction, screenplays, nonfiction, essays and polemics,Richards' most prodigious work thus far has been as a novelist. With fifte en books and all of the major Canadian literary prizes to his credit, R... View more info

Day the Men Went to Town : 16 Stories by Women from Cape Breton

By: CAPLAN, Ronald, (ed.) MacDONALD, Ann-Marie CLARK, Joan COADY, Lynn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, 1999, ISBN:1895415438:

Seller ID: 47916


CAPLAN, Ronald, (ed.). The Day the Men Went to Town : 16 Stories by Women from Cape Breton. Wreck Cove, Cape Breton Island : Breton Books, (1999). Pp (6),vii,(1),[1]-164,(4). 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. "Starting with TessieGillis, women have been writing the non-traditional story of Cape Breton I sland; the deeper, sometimes darker, side. They offer here a rich, rare view of being young, of being old, even of being a man. The stories in The Daythe Men Went to Town are about fisherwomen and aliens from space, the poig nancy of family life, and tragedy in the coal mines. They are about sev... View more info