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Actualities

By: KIDD, Monica

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2007, ISBN:9781554470419:

Seller ID: 75773


KIDD, Monica. Actualities . Kentville, NS: Gaspereau Press Limited, 2007. Pp. [1]-58,(6). 8vo, decorated brownish card covers with french flaps. The first collection of poems by the Newfoundland novelist. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Ada Gives First Aid : A Riotous Comedy of Modern Times in One Act

By: MERRIFIELD, Eunice.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1943,:

Seller ID: 96514


MERRIFIELD, Eunice. Ada Gives First Aid : A Riotous Comedy of Modern Times in One Act. New York : Samuel French, (1943). Pp [1]-43,(5). Scene Design, Small 8vo, green stapled card covers. “Scatterbrained Ada organizes a classin first aid, even though Ada doesn't know the difference between a break and a sprain! But the "victim" is taken sick and cannot appear for the demonstration. Then a strange man has an accident in Ada's garden. Fate has handed a victim to the first aid class! And what "the girls" do to him is a caution! Then they discover that he is a doctor who has move... View more info

Admirables et autres nouvelles. pbk.

By: BARRET. Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: L'Atelier, Troyes, 1977,:

Seller ID: 70521


BARRET. Robert. Admirables et autres nouvelles . Troyes: L'Atelier, 1977. Pp. [1]-101,(3). Small 8vo, printed cream card covers with blank spine. An un-numbered copy of a limited edition of three hundred. A collection of short stories. Text in French. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Admirables et autres nouvelles. signed. pbk.

By: BARRET. Robert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: L'Atelier, Troyes, 1977,:

Seller ID: 70522


BARRET. Robert. Admirables et autres nouvelles . Troyes: L'Atelier, 1977. Pp. [1]-101,(3). Small 8vo, printed cream card covers with blank spine. Number 133 of a limited edition of 300. A collection of short stories. Text in French. Vg. Signed with an extensive inscription by the author on the titlepage. 60.00 View more info

Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By: TWAIN, Mark). BRAUN, Wilbur BRAUN, Wilbur CLEMENS, Samuel L.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1936,:

Seller ID: 63631


(TWAIN, Mark). BRAUN, Wilbur. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. An Ageless Comedy for Children and Grownups Alike in Three Acts. Based on Samuel L. Clemens' Celebrated Novel. In Four Acts. NY: Samuel French, 1936. Pp. 122. Small 8vo, blue card covers. Spine sunned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Aesthetics and Psychology. First Edition.

By: MAURON, Charles FRY, Roger, trans. JOHN, Katherine, trans.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hogarth Press, London, 1935,:

Seller ID: 99848


MAURON, Charles. Aesthetics and Psychology. Translated from the French by Roger Fry and Katherine John. London: published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 1935. First Printing. Pp. (4),5-110,(2). Small 8vo,orange cloth with gilt titles to spine. Contents: 1. Aesthetics a Branch o f Psychology; 2. The Role of the Amateurs; 3. Roger Fry and the Psychoanalysts; 4. The Psychological Boundaries of Art; 5. The Aesthetic Attitude; 6. Consequences of the Aesthetic Attitude; 7. The Pleasures of Sensibility; 8.Expressive Art; 9. The Pleasures of Organization; 10. Conclusion. Faint da ... View more info

After Magritte

By: STOPPARD, Tom FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Samuel French, Inc., 1971,:

Seller ID: 63204


STOPPARD, Tom. After Magritte. A Play. NY: Samuel French, Inc., (1971). Pp.32. Small 8vo, yellow printed card covers. Narrow band of light browning a long the top edge of rear cover, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Afterlife of George Cartwright. First Edition., Signed

By: STEFFLER, John CARTWRIGHT, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1992,:

Seller ID: 3460


STEFFLER, John. The Afterlife of George Cartwright. A Novel. (Toronto) : McClelland & Stewart Inc., (1992). First Edition. Pp (8),1-296. 8vo, art-illustrated trade paperback, with French flaps. See ENL V:301 for Steffler (b. November 13, 1947, Toronto, Ontario). "The Afterlife of George Cartwright, John Steffler's stunning debut novel, transforms the real life of an 18th-century gentlemanadventurer into a fictional journey that scales the heightsof exotic adventure - from England, to India, to Frederick the Great's Pru ssia - and eventually to Labrador." - from the cover flap. In March... View more info

Afterlife of Trees. First Editin, paperback.

By: BARTLETT, Brian. Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal, 2002, ISBN:0773519106:

Seller ID: 60667


BARTLETT, Brian. The Afterlife of Trees . Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-ix,(3),3-100,(2).8vo, illustrated blue card covers with french flaps. A volume in The Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series. Brian Bartlett (October 1, 1953, St. Stephen, New Brunswick). The third collection of poems by Bartlett. "Brian Bartlett's poems, both pithy and expansive, bridge nature and human society, humour and elegy. Ranging from Buster Keaton films to a miniature Taj Mahal, from a celebration of sloths to an ironic look at the new millennium, from an urb... View more info

Afterlife of Trees. First Edition, paperback, signed.

By: BARTLETT, Brian. Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal, 2002, ISBN:0773519106:

Seller ID: 112680


BARTLETT, Brian. The Afterlife of Trees . Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-ix,(3),3-100,(2).8vo, illustrated blue card covers with french flaps. A volume in The Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series. The third collection of poems by the Nova Scotian author. "Brian Bartlett's poems, both pithy and expansive, bridge nature and human society, humour and elegy. Ranging from Buster Keaton films to a miniature Taj Mahal, from a celebration of sloths to an ironic look at the new millennium, from an urban garden to a ferry at sea, these poems tell s... View more info

Against the Desert : Stories by Writers of Soviet Turkmenia

By: SARYKHANOV, Nurmurat, Beki SEITAKOV, and Berdy KERBABAYEV Soviet Short Stories series

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1965,:

Seller ID: 108897


SARYKHANOV, Nurmurat, Beki SEITAKOV, and Berdy KERBABAYEV. Against the Desert : Stories by Writers of Soviet Turkmenia. Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, n.d. [196-?]. Pp (8),9-[158],(2). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated olive card covers, French flaps, front cover and spine lettered in white. In the Soviet Short Stories series. Contents : The Book (by Nurmurat Sarykhanov); Against the Desert (by Beki Seitakov); City of Oil (by Berdy Kerbabayev). Light wear to spine ends, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Ailleurs

By: MICHAUX, Henri.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gallimard, Paris, 1967,:

Seller ID: 79182


MICHAUX, Henri. Ailleurs. (Paris) : Gallimard, (1967). Limited and NumberedEdition. Pp [1]-246,(2). 8vo, orange cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, darker orange border to both boards. Limited to 3100 copies, this being no. 1386. Dans la Collection Soleil. Contents : Voyage en Grande Garabagne. Au pays de la Magie. Ici, Poddema. These are fictitious travel books that describe people, animals and flora dreamlike. Spine a little sunned, very faint waterstain to lower margin of rear board, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Alain Robbe-Grillet : le roman de l'absence : essai.

By: ROBBE-GRILLET, Alain BERNAL, Olga.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: nrf / Gallimard, 1974,:

Seller ID: 80241


(ROBBE-GRILLET, Alain). BERNAL, Olga. Alain Robbe-Grillet : le roman de l'absence : essai. N.pl.: nrf / Gallimard, (1974). Pp [1]-257,(7). 8vo, white card covers, French flaps, printed in red and black. Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922-2008) was a French writer and filmmaker, and was associated with the Nouveau Roman trend. Very good. 30.00 View more info

Albert Cohen : Temoin d'un peuple. pbk.

By: ROSMARIN, Leonard COHEN, Albert) KATTAN, Naim (preface) SILVERBERG, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions du Grand Pre, 1992, ISBN:0921915063:

Seller ID: 70835


ROSMARIN, Léonard. Albert Cohen : Témoin d'un peuple . Préface par Naim Kattan. Gravures de David Silverberg. [N.pl.]: Éditions du Grand-Pré, (1992). Pp. [1]-142,(6). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Collection aux Portes du Monde, no. 1. A critical survey of the works of the Swiss author. Text in French. Regular inking and marginalia, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Album Colette. in dj, box.

By: COLETTE PICHOIS, Claude and Vincinette. BRUNET, Alain. Bibliothèque de la Pléiade.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Gallimard, 1984,:

Seller ID: 37232


(COLETTE). Album Colette : Iconographie Choisie et Commentée par Claude et Vincenette Pichois avec la Collaboration d'Alain Brunet. [Paris]: Gallimard, (1984). Pp 322. Small 8vo, full leather. Bibliothèque de la Pléiade. Vg-fine in dj and box. 145.00 View more info

Album Oscar Wilde. Hardcover in slipcase.

By: WILDE, Oscar). HOLLAND, Merlin. Bibliotheque de la Pleiade). Pleiade).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gallimard, Paris, 1996, ISBN:2070113345:

Seller ID: 114278


MONTAIGNE. Album Montaigne. Iconographie choisie et commentée par Jean Lacouture. [Paris] : Éditions Gallimard, (2007). Pp. (4),[5]-285,(3). 8vo, limppebbled brown boards with gilt tooling and gilt lettered maroon title bloc k to spine, yellow ribbon place-marker. A volume in the Bibliothèque de la Pléiade. Text in French. Ce quarante-sixième album de la Pléiade a été mis en pages par Isabelle Flamigni. Very good. 50.00 View more info

Album Without Pictures

By: SHAW, Mary [Lewis]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions VVV Editions, Halifax, N.S., 2008, ISBN:9780978146375:

Seller ID: 106254


SHAW, Mary [Lewis]. Album Without Pictures. Halifax, N.S.: Editions VVV Editions, (2008). Pp (10),11-96,(4). 8vo, pale yellow card covers, lettered inblack. A collection of poems by Mary [Lewis] Shaw, Professor of French at Rutgers University. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Allies' Fairy Book.

By: GOSSE, Edmund, introduction. RACKHAM, Arthur.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 104228


RACKHAM, Arthur. The Allies' Fairy Book. With an introduction by Edmund Gosse and Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann / Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., [n.d. - ca. 1918?]. Printed at The Complete Press, West Norwood, London. With Heinemann to the foot of the spine. Pp. (8),ix-xxii,1-[122], colour frontispiece, + 11 leaves of colour Rackham plates,with tissue guards. Illustrated. Decorated endpapers. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt decorations to front board, dark blue lettering to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. English: Jack the Giant-Killer; 2. Sco... View more info

Allophanes. First Edition

By: BOWERING, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coach House Press, Toronto, 1976,:

Seller ID: 101845


BOWERING, George. Allophanes. Toronto : The Coach House Press, (1976). First Printing. Pp. (56). Unpaginted. Tall 8vo, printed blue paper wrappers, French flaps, dark blue lettering to front & spine, triangular porthole cut to front cover. George Harry Bowering, OC, OBC (b. December 1, 1935, Penticton, British Columbia). "This poem was written from September to December in1974, & from all appearances seems to bridge a gap between the politics of 'At War with the U.S.' & the cultural narrative of 'A Short Sad Book'. It began with a sentence heard in the author's head: The snowball appears i... View more info

Alma Elegies. First Edition, Paperabck,.

By: COOPER, Allan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2007, ISBN:1554470366:

Seller ID: 74240


COOPER, Allan. The Alma Elegies . (Kentville, NS): Gaspereau Press, 2007. First Printing. Pp. [1]-47,(1). 8vo, printed blue card covers with french flaps. A collection of poems. Includes: "Blood-Lines", "Ghazal, Revival", "Watching Woodsmoke in Early Fall", "Crow", "Dark Wind", "Cold", "Light Falling Through Depths", "Poem in Memory of Hermann Hesse", "The Silence of Breathing Plants", "The Dream of Winter", "The White House", "Fall Night Poems","Old Voices", "Homage to Hermann Hesse"... View more info