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Transparence du Mal

By: BAUDRILLARD, Jean Collection l'Espace Critique)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Galilée, Paris, 1994, ISBN:2718603631:

Seller ID: 65468


BAUDRILLARD, Jean. La Transparence du Mal . Essai sur les phénomènes extrêmes. (Paris): Éditions Galilée, (1994). Pp. [8],11-180,[12]. 8vo, printed white card covers with french flaps. A volume in the Collection l'Espace Critique series. A collection of essays by the post-modernist about sexual, artistic, and political liberation, and the good and evil stemming from these "advancements". Text in French. Tear to rfep, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Tranter's Tree. 1st n dj.

By: PERCY, H.R. International Fiction List No. 36

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0886191548:

Seller ID: 7254


PERCY, H.R. Tranter's Tree. (Toronto) : Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1987). First Edition. Pp (10),1-261,(1).. 8vo [155 x 235 mm], black cloth, gilt lettering to spine International Fiction List No. 36. "The legend of Tranter's Tree begins in the 1720s when young Ned Tranter arrives on the east coast of Canada with only a pocketful of acorns and a thirst for adventure. He stepsright into the bloody conflicts between the English and the French, and th e British troubles with the Indians and the Acadians - but when he sets eyes on the mysterious Stephanie the course of his life is changed dramati... View more info

Tranter's Tree. 1st n dj. signed

By: PERCY, H.R. International Fiction List No. 36

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1987,:

Seller ID: 58002


PERCY, H.R. Tranter's Tree. (Toronto) : Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1987). First Edition. Pp (10),1-261,(1).. 8vo [155 x 235 mm], black cloth, gilt lettering to spine International Fiction List No. 36. "The legend of Tranter's Tree begins in the 1720s when young Ned Tranter arrives on the east coast of Canada with only a pocketful of acorns and a thirst for adventure. He stepsright into the bloody conflicts between the English and the French, and th e British troubles with the Indians and the Acadians - but when he sets eyes on the mysterious Stephanie the course of his life is changed dramati... View more info

Travels With Farley : A Memoir. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MOWAT, Claire. MOWAT, Farley).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, Toronto, 2005, ISBN:155263714x:

Seller ID: 111217


MOWAT, Claire. Travels With Farley. A Memoir. (Toronto) : Key Porter Books,(2005). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-272. With a handful of b&w photos to tex t. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Claire Angel (née Wheeler) Mowat (b. February 5, 1933, Toronto). "In 1969, Farley Mowat -- by then ahighly acclaimed writer with several award-winning, best-selling books to his credit (including 'People of the Deer', 'Never Cry Wolf' and 'Owls in the Family') -- was approached by the CBC to write a documentary on lobster fishing. Thinking it might be an intriguing distraction, he wondered if... View more info

Traversee des Mondes : Roman

By: TAVEIRA, Carlos Collection Vertiges)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions Interligne, Ottawa, 2011, ISBN:9782923274836:

Seller ID: 96273


TAVEIRA, Carlos. Les Traversée des Mondes : [Un] Roman . (Ottawa): Les Éditions Interligne, (2011). Pp. (16),17-561,(15). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with white spine. Dans Collection Vertiges. The second novel by the Angolan-born Canadian author, about the first black man to set foot in NorthAmerica (as a part of Champlain's travels). Text in French. Very good. Wit h promotional bookmark laid in. 20.00 View more info

Treatise on White and Tincture / Traité du blanc et des teintures.

By: MARTEAU, Robert. CALLAGHAN, Barry, (trans.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Exile Editions, Toronto , 1979, ISBN:092042824x:

Seller ID: 79560


MARTEAU, Robert. Treatise on White and Tincture / Traité du blanc et des teintures. Translated by Barry Callaghan. Toronto : Exile Editions, 1979. First Printing. Pp [1]-63,(1). 8vo, white card covers, black lettering to spine and back cover, blindstamped lettering and design to front cover. A poem printed in parrallel French and English texts. “Robert Marteau is one of France's great poets. Born in 1925, close by the medieval pilgrimage route toCompostela, he now lives in Quebec...” - from the back cover. Spine and ed ges lightly browned, a couple of small smudges to front cover, else ve... View more info

Tree of Meaning : Thirteen Talks. 1st pr.

By: BRINGHURST, Robert

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2006, ISBN:1554470242:

Seller ID: 97014


BRINGHURST, Robert. The Tree of Meaning : Thirteen Talks . (Kentville, NS):Gaspereau Press, 2006. First Printing. Pp. (6),7-329,(7). 8vo, decorated g reyish-brown card covers with French flaps, brown titles to front, black titles to spine. "Spanning a decade of lecturing, 'The Tree of Meaning' gathers thirteen talks given by internationally-renowned poet, linguist and typographer Robert Bringhurst. The collection is remarkable both for the cohesion of its author's ideas and for the sheer range of perspectives and examples of culture both human and non. These talks draw together an active a... View more info

Trombe Sacrée

By: BÉRUBÉ, Sophie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Éditions David, 2002, ISBN:2922109798:

Seller ID: 63867


BÉRUBÉ, Sophie. La Trombe Sacrée. Poésie. (Ottawa): Les Éditions David, (2002). Pp. 86. Text in French. 8vo, brown ill. card covers, white titles to front and spine, french flaps. A collection of poetry by the Quebec author, now living in Nova Scotia. Vg. 8.00 View more info

Tuiskliiv. Talvereis. pbk.

By: KANGRO, Bernard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv, Lund, 1985,:

Seller ID: 82882


KANGRO, Bernard. Tuiskliiv. Talvereis . (Lund): Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv, (1985). Pp. (8),9-96. 8vo, printed beige card covers with french flaps, blank spine. A later collection of poems by the Estonian author (1910-1994).Text in Estonian. Vg. Largely uncut. 25.00 View more info

Turold : Poète de la Fidélité. ex-library

By: BURGER, André Publications Romanes et Francaises CXLV

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Librairie Droz, Geneve, 1977,:

Seller ID: 32151


BURGER, André. Turold : Poète de la Fidélité : Essai d'explication de la Chanson de Roland. Genève : Librairie Droz, 1977. Pp 172. 8vo, card covers. Publications Romanes et Francaises CXLV. Ex-library, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Turtle Moon. signed presentation edition.

By: HOFFMAN, Alice

Price: $25.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1992, ISBN:0399137203:

Seller ID: 66532


HOFFMAN, Alice. Turtle Moon . NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1992). Specially Bound Presentation Edition. Pp. [2],(1)-255,[1]. 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with french flaps. The author's ninth novel. Includes authentication slip laid in, stating that this is a specially bound autographed edition. Spine slightly sunned, else vg. Signed by the author on the half-title. 25.00 View more info

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas. early US.

By: VERNE, Jules

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Geo. M. Smith & Co., Boston, 1874,:

Seller ID: 76392


VERNE, Jules. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas ; or, The Marvellous and Exciting Adventures of Pierre Arronax, Conseil his Servant, and Ned Land, a Canadian Harpooner . Translated from the French of Jules Verne. One hundred and ten illustrations [from the] (edition of James R. Osgood & Co.). Sold only by subscription. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., Douglass & Myers (New York), Randall & Fish (Chicago), and F. Dewing & Co. (San Francisco), 1874. Second American Printing, [published shortly after the short run by James R. Osgood, of which very few examples still remain]. Pp. [i]-xiii,(3),[1]... View more info

Twenty-Five Days. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MASEFIELD, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1972, ISBN:434452378:

Seller ID: 7378


MASEFIELD, John. The Twenty-Five Days. London : Heinemann, (1972). First UKEdition. Pp. 173. Illustrated with twelve pages of black & white photograp hs. 8vo, black cloth, gilt titles to spine. Masefield''s 1940 account of the advance of Allied British and French forces to meet the German invasion through Belgium and Holland and their enforced retreat to the Channel. Narrow band of dampspotting to lower edge of boards, foxing to top edge, else very good in dustjacket (a few small chips to top edge). 25.00 View more info

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Twilight of the Nymphs. Translated by Phillis Duveen; With an Introduction by Shane Leslie. Limited Edition

By: LOUYS, Pierre DUVEEN, Phillis, trans. LESLIE, Shane, intro. BEATON, Cecil.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Fortune Press, London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 36496


LOUYS, Pierre. The Twilight of the Nymphs. Translated by Phillis Duveen; With an Introduction by Shane Leslie. London : The Fortune Press, (1928). Number 409 of an edition limited to 1000 copies. Pp 105, 5 leaves plates. 8vo,black spine with marbled boards. With five drawings by Cecil Beaton. Wormi ng to inner hinges and boards penetrating to half-title at front and to p.43 at rear, one spot of worming to exterior of rear board, some discolouration of initial and final leaves, slight edgewear, boards rather faded, else vg in rubbed, dampstained dj. 100.00 View more info

Two Stars for Comfort A Play in Two Acts

By: MORTIMER, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 0,:

Seller ID: 2440


MORTIMER, John. Two Stars for Comfort A Play in Two Acts. L.: Samuel French, n.d. Pp (5),2-91,(1). illustrated and with frontis plate. 8vo, blue cardcovers. "French's Acting Edition". "Season's Greetings" on title page, faint label scar on front cover, ow vg. 15.00 View more info

Two Years in the French West Indies

By: HEARN, Lafcadio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1902,:

Seller ID: 99117


HEARN, Lafcadio. Two Years in the French West Indies. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1902. Later printing. Pp. (4),[5]-431,(7), frontispiece,+ 43 leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, orange-red cloth with green decor ation to front and spine, gilt titles to spine. An account of Hearn's two years spent in Martinque and the Lesser Antilles in the late-1880s as a correspondent for Harper's Weekly magazine. "During a trip to the Lesser Antilles in the summer of 1887, the writer of the following pages, landing at Martinique, fell under the influence of that singular spell which the isla... View more info

Ubu Rex. A New Translation by David Copelin

By: JARRY, Alfred.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Pulp Press, Vancouver, 1977,:

Seller ID: 98397


JARRY, Alfred. Ubu Rex. A New Translation by David Copelin. (Vancouver) : Pulp Press, (1977). Pp [1]-67,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers. Illustrations by Chuck Carlson. A new translation of the play by Alfred Jarry (1873-1907), a French writer considered a forerunner of the surrealist theatre of the 1920s and 1930s. . Lightly browned, small circular sticker residue to front cover, else very good. 22.00 View more info

Un Huron a la Recherche de l'Art. Signed with inscription

By: ROBITAILLE, Gerald MILLER, Heny, preface PERCY, H. R., association copy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Terrain Vague, Paris, 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 109777


ROBITAILLE, Gérald. Un Huron à la Recherche de l'Art. Paris : Terrain Vague, (1966). Pp (12),13-[216],(8). 8vo, yellow card covers, lettered in black, with a white and green dustjacket. Front cover lists Eric Losfeld 1866 as publisher and dustjacket lists Eric Losfeld 1967. Both state "traduitdu québécois par l'auteur." Shifreen & Jackson, Henry Miller: A Bibliography of Primary Sources B186. With a Preface by Henry Miller. "During the late 1960s, Quebec native Gerald Robitaille acted as Henry Miller's live-in secretary. It's hard to find flatterin... View more info

Un opéra pour Terezan. Signed and inscribed

By: ATLAN, Liliane. L'avant scène théâtre, Bimensuel 1er/15 avril 1997 No 1007/1008.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: L'Avant-Scène, Paris , 1997,:

Seller ID: 79199


ATLAN, Liliane. Un opéra pour Terezan. dans L'avant scène théâtre, Bimensuel – 1er/15 avril 1997 – No 1007/1008. (Paris : L'Avant-Scène, 1997). Pp 7-147. (184 for the whole issue). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. “Ce livret raconte l'histoire des musiciens détenus dans le ghetto de Terzienstadt,ils jouaient, affamés, presque sans instruments, des quatuors, des opéras, ils montèrent le Requiem de Verdi – il fallait sans cesse reconstituer le choeur à cause des déportations – finalement ils allèrent à la mort en chantant pour eux-même le Requiem. Une fois par an, leur... View more info

Un pré : chemin vers. Signed and inscribed

By: di MANNO, Yves.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Flammarion, Paris, 2003, ISBN:2080684388:

Seller ID: 79216


di MANNO, Yves. Un pré : chemin vers. [Paris] : Flammarion, (2003). First Edition. Pp (8),9-[144],(16). 8vo, maroon card covers, yellow lettering to covers and spine. A collection of poems by Yves di Manno (born 1954). Very good. Inscribed by the author to Canadian poet, Michael Bishop, with Prof. Bishop's marginal markings / Inscrit par l'auteur à le poète canadien, Michael Bishop, avec les taches marginales du Prof. Bishop. 30.00 View more info