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Viaticum. First Printing, paperback.

By: PYRCZ, Heather

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, 2002, ISBN:1894031571:

Seller ID: 46529


PYRCZ, Heather. Viaticum. (Kentville, NS): Gaspereau Press, 2002. First Printing. Pp. (10),11-91,(5). 8vo, black card covers, grey lettering and illustration to front, french flaps, white printed band-wrapper to rear cover. Abook of poetry. "'Viaticum' explores how we sustain ourselves on life's jo urney. In this poems, Heather Pyrcz works outword to new forms, new technologies and new contonents, and inward to dreams and interior spaces, defamiliarizing things that we take for granted." - from the wraparound band. Verygood. Due to its relatively small size, shipping costs should be a ... View more info

Vie de Saint Thibaut : An Old Poem of the Thirteenth Century

By: THIBAUT, Saint MANNING, Helen Eastman (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Institute of French Studies, 1929,:

Seller ID: 44685


THIBAUT, Saint. La Vie de Saint Thibaut : An Old Poem of the Thirteenth Century. Edited by Helen Eastman Manning. NY: Institute of French Studies, 1929. Pp. 134. Text of poem in French. 8vo, blue paper covers with black lettering. Unopened,with the exeption of the first few pages. Spine and all edges worn, lower front cover nicked, partly detached, else vg. 30.00 View more info

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Vie Quotidienne. numbered, signed

By: TARDIF, Thérèse

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Thérèse Tardif, 1951,:

Seller ID: 44319


TARDIF, Thérèse. La Vie Quotidienne. (Ottawa: Thérèse Tardif, 1951). Limited Edition. Pp. 180. text in French. 8vo, white card covers with black and red illustration. Limited to 3000 copies, this being no. 876. Covers sunned and rubbed, partially unopened, else vg. Author's signed gift inscription. 40.00 View more info

Vinegar Tree

By: OSBORN, Paul FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French, Inc., 1959,:

Seller ID: 63211


OSBORN, Paul. The Vinegar Tree. A Play in Three Acts. NY: Samuel French, Inc., (copyright, 1959). In Renewal. Pp. 103. Small 8vo, yellow ill. card covers. Spine lightly sunned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

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Virgin Soil Translated with the author's sanction from the French version by T. S. Perry

By: TURGENEV, Ivan]. TURGÉNIEFF, Ivan PERRY, T. S. (trans.) TURGÉNIEFF, Ivan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: John W, Lovell Company, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 53764


[TURGENEV, Ivan]. TURGÉNIEFF, Ivan. Virgin Soil. Translated with the author's sanction from the French version by T. S. Perry. New York: John W. Lovell Company, n. d. (Copyright 1877 by Henry Holt). Pp. 315. 8vo, pressed green and red cloth, with an attractive raised green floral decoration to spineand boards, gilt titles to spine, t.e.g. Slight wear to spine ends and edg es, in addition to the corners, light shelf-wear to bottom edges, cloth rubbed, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Voice on the Way (Novelettes)

By: PAVLENKO, Pyotr Soviet Novelettes series

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1954,:

Seller ID: 108895


PAVLENKO, Pyotr. The Voice on the Way (Novelettes). Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. Pp (6),7-[103],(1). Small 8vo, illustrated tan card covers, French flaps, with a blank white spine. In the Soviet Novelettes series. "This book contains five short stories by the Soviet author Pyotr Pavlenko. The Power of a Word is a short story in which the hero's name is not mentioned. It was inspired by a Soviet folk-lore tale about Joseph Stalin. The Rains has Orlov, a stove-setter, for its hero. It shows the pridehe takes in his trade, and the effort he makes to regain his reputation... View more info

Voices of Deliverance : Interviews with Quebec & Acadian Writers

By: SMITH, Donald. SHOULDICE, Larry, trans. MAILLET, Antonine). TREMBLAY, Michel)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Anansi, Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0887841481:

Seller ID: 103197


SMITH, Donald. Voices of Deliverance : Interviews with Quebec & Acadian Writers. Translated by Larry Shouldice. Toronto: Anansi, (1986). Pp. (8),[9]-365,(3). 8vo, printed white card covers with blue lettering to front cover and blue and pink lettering to spine. "'Voices of Deliverance': fourteen interviews with major writers which explore the range and vitality of the imaginitive work now coming out of Quebec and Acadia. Donald Smith, professor of French at Carleton and co-author of 'Practical Handbook of Quebec and Acadian French', talks about language, politics, personal biography, and t... View more info

Vol, envol, survol : poèmes

By: DUBÉ, Madeleine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Presse Co-op, Ottawa, 1972,:

Seller ID: 36088


DUBÉ, Madeleine. Vol, envol, survol : poèmes. (Ottawa: Presse Co-op, 1972).Pp 55. 8vo, card covers. Rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Voltaire : Studies of François Marie Arouet known as M. de Voltaire.. withglassine dj & wraparound band

By: VOLTAIRE). GOLDSMITH, Oliver and Victor HUGO GOLDSMITH, Oliver HUGO, Victor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rodale Books Inc., London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 35969


(VOLTAIRE). GOLDSMITH, Oliver and Victor HUGO. Voltaire : Studies of François Marie Arouet known as M. de Voltaire. (Emmaus, PA & London) : Miniature Books / Rodale Books Inc., (1954). Pp 31. Illustrated. 8vo, yellow cloth spine, illustrated boards. Fine in near-fine glassine dustjacket and printed Miniature Book wraparound band. 40.00 View more info

Volunteer Army and Allied Intervention in South Russia, 1917-1921 : A Studyin the Politics and Diplomacy of the Russian Civil War. First Edition in d ustjacket

By: BRINKLEY, George A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1966,:

Seller ID: 113358


BRINKLEY, George A. The Volunteer Army and Allied Intervention in South Russia, 1917-1921 : A Study in the Politics and Diplomacy of the Russian CivilWar. (Notre Dame, Indiana) : University of Notre Dame Press, 1966. First E dition. Pp (8_,ix-xvii,(3),3-446. Map. Index,. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to front board and spine, top edge dyed red. "The Russian Civil War andthe accompanying allied intervention from 1917- 1921 have long been recogn ized as major events in the great upheaval unleashed by World War I. Yet today, almost halt a centurv after these events, they remain less than fu... View more info

Voyage magnifique d'Emily Carr. Pièce de théâtre en dix tableaux dans le nouveau monde et trois Voyages dans le vieux monde. Signed, with inscription

By: MARCHESSAULT, Jovette. CARR, Emily

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Leméac, 1990, ISBN:2760901882:

Seller ID: 79339


MARCHESSAULT, Jovette. The Voyage magnifique d'Emily Carr. Pièce de théâtreen dix tableaux dans le nouveau monde et trois Voyages dans le vieux monde . N.pl.: : Leméac, (1990). First Printing. Pp [1]-111,(3). 8vo, card covers. A play about famed Canadian artist Emily Carr. In French. Very good. Signed inscription from the author. 50.00 View more info

Voyage Round the World : New Zealand.

By: VERNE, Jules.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons,, London and New York, 1877,:

Seller ID: 89976


VERNE, Jules. A Voyage Round the World : New Zealand. With Illustrations byRiou. London and New York : George Routledge and Sons, 1877. Pp [iii]-vii, (1),[1]-264,(16), frontis + 3 plates. Small 8vo, blue pressed cloth, gilt to front board and spine, all edges gilt. A work of fiction by Jules Verne. Contents : 1. The Macquarie. 2. A Word about the Country they were to Visit. 3. New Zealand Massacres. 4. The Breakers. 5. A Scratch Crew. 6. In whichCannibalism n Theoretically Treated. 7. In which they Arrive in the Countr y they should have Shunned. 8. The Present State of the Country they Reache... View more info

Voyage to the Island of Articoles. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: MAUROIS, André GARNETT, David, translator CARRICK, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1929,:

Seller ID: 7010


MAUROIS, André. A Voyage to the Island of Articoles. Translated from the French by David Garnett. Wood engravings by Edward Carrick. New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1929. First US Edition. Pp. 76. Small 8vo, black and green patterned cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. Light wear to spine ends and corners, small nick to front cover, else very good in mylar-protecteddj (although bright, with three small attractive woodcuts, the dust jacket is in four pieces, separated at the folds and spine, chipping to edges). 3 5.00 View more info

Voyages : Real and Imaginary, Personal and Collective / Réels et imaginaires, personnels et collectifs. Canadian Issues / Thèmes canadiens, Volume XVI, 1994

By: LENNOX, John, Lucie LEQUIN, Michèle LACOMBE and/et Allen SEAGER (eds.).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1994, ISBN:0919363318:

Seller ID: 80989


LENNOX, John, Lucie LEQUIN, Michèle LACOMBE and/et Allen SEAGER (eds.). Voyages : Real and Imaginary, Personal and Collective / Réels et imaginaires, personnels et collectifs. Canadian Issues / Thèmes canadiens, Volume XVI, 1994. Montréal : Association for Canadian Studies / Association d'études canadiennes, 1994. Pp [i]-v,(1),1-200,(2). 8vo, illustrated card covers. Selected proceedings of the 20th annual conference of the Association for Canadian Studies organized jointly with the Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures and held at Carleton University, Ottawa, June 4 and 5, 1993... View more info

Voyages sans retour...parfois

By: FOEX, Evelyne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Éditions d'Acadie, 1994,:

Seller ID: 45559


FOEX, Évelyne. Voyages sans retour...parfois. (Moncton): Éditions d'Acadie,(1994). Pp. 142. Text in French. 8vo, white ill, card covers. Sticker resi due to rear cover, else vg. 10.00 View more info

W Kregu Poprzedników Hercena

By: SLIWOWSKA, Wiktoria HERZEN, Alexander)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo Polskiej Akademii Nauk, Ossolineum, Warszawa, 1971,:

Seller ID: 60952


(HERZEN, Alexander). SLIWOWSKA, Wiktoria. W Kregu Poprzedników Hercena . Warszawa: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich, Wydawnictwo Polskiej Akademii Nauk, 1971. Pp. 365, port. frontis., + 10 p. of plates. 8vo, printed white card covers with black lettering to spine. A volume on the precursors to and influences of Alexander Herzen, considered to be the father of Russian socialism, with sections dedicated to Nikolai Turgenev, Ivan Golovin, Nikolai Sazonov, among others. Text in Polish with French summary at rear. Rubbed, front hinge beginning to detach, else vg. Errata slip tipped in at rear.... View more info

Wake

By: HOYEM, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Auerhahn Press, 1963,:

Seller ID: 45104


HOYEM, Andrew. The Wake. San Francisco: The Auerhahn Press, 1963. Pp. 29. 8vo, blue paper wraps, french flaps. Limited to 750 copies on Curtis Rag, inFabriano wrappers. Some light browning to covers, else a very good copy. 2 5.00 View more info

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Walking to Sleep : New Poems and Translations. 1st UK in dj

By: WILBUR, Richard BORGES, Jorge Luis AKHMATOVA, Anna VOZNESENSKY, Andrei Andreyevich

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber, London, 1971,: 1971

Seller ID: 90

ISBN: 0571092624


WILBUR, Richard. Walking to Sleep : New Poems and Translations. London : Faber & Faber, (1971). First UK Edition. Pp (8),ix-xi,(3),3-79,(5). 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Includes translations of Jorge Luis Borges, Anna Akhmatova, Andrei Andreyevich Voznesensky, and Villon. Previous owner's name inked to flyleaf else very good in unclipped dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

Walt. A novel. First Edition.

By: WANGERSKY, Russell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spiderline, Toronto, 2014, ISBN:9781770894679:

Seller ID: 108732


WANGERSKY, Russell. Walt. A novel. (Toronto): Spiderline, (2014). First Printing. Pp. (4),1-318,(4). 8vo, illustrated red card covers with black spine, black and white lettering to front cover, white lettering to spine, French flaps. "At the heart of Russell Wangersky's latest novel is Walt, a grocery store janitor, who collects the discarded shopping lists that customers leave behind or toss away without thought. Almost invisible to the people who pass him every day, the grocery lists -- written on everything from cancelled cheques to mortgage statements to office stationary -- gi... View more info

War Breakers. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GANPAT GOMPERTZ, Martin Louis Alan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1939,:

Seller ID: 88161


GANPAT. The War Breakers. London : Hodder & Stoughton Limited, (1939). First Edition. Pp [1]-[296]. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “Nobody could tell Hiram Judson about modern warfare. After his experiences, he was prepared to do anything to save the world from another calamity like 1914. And Hiram had a 'hunch' as to why so many European nations had become'fear-sick.' Moreover, he was prepared to back his views with his fortune. And sowith his two friends, John Marshall and de Senlis, of the French Army, Hir am Judson set to work in order that the world might live in peace just a ... View more info