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Annapolis. 2nd US in dj. inscribed

By: MARTIN, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Warner Books, 1996,:

Seller ID: 25739


MARTIN, William. Annapolis. (N.Y.) : Warner Books, (1996). Second Printing. Pp 685. 8vo, blue cloth spine. A novel. "From blistering sea battles on wooden ships to the first ironclads, from the shores of Cuba and Tripoli to Pearl Harbor and Vietnam, Staffords and Parrishes became midshipmen and commanders, spies, and pilots. And with each generation their covenant grew stronger, old grudges grew deeper, and America's sea power became the most awesome in the world." - from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. Signed presentation copy. 25.00 View more info

Anthem. First Edition, Signed

By: HUMPHREYS, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brick Books, London, Ontario, 1999, ISBN:1894078020:

Seller ID: 110810


HUMPHREYS, Helen. Anthem. (London, Ontario) : Brick Books, (1999). First Edition. Pp (8),9-77,(3). Small 8vo, illustrated orange card covers, letteredin black. "Physical and fiercely lyric, Helen Humphreys' fourth collection of poems touches that rare interval between presence and absence, that gap in which we live, the space words make." (from the back cover). Includes : "After a Poem by Elizabeth Bishop", "After a Poem by Louise Bogan", "After a Poem by Sylvia Plath", "Yaddo", "Joshua Tree", "The Anatomy of Trees", " Reading", &... View more info

Anti-American Generation. signed in dj.

By: FRIEDENBERG, Edgar Z., ed

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Transaction Books, 1971,:

Seller ID: 40348


FRIEDENBERG, Edgar Z., ed. The Anti-American Generation. S.l.: Transaction Books, (1971). Pp 277. 8vo, black cloth. A collection of essays on the 1960s counterculture edited by a Professor at Dalhousie University, Halifax. Vg in rubbed, nicked, spine-sunned dj. Signed by the editor. 35.00 View more info

Apples. Double-signed.

By: ELLIOT, Elaine. Maritime Flavours series. ISLEIFSON, Steven. LEE, Virginia.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Formac, Halifax, 1996, ISBN:0887803482:

Seller ID: 104326


ELLIOT, Elaine and Virginia LEE. Apples. Photographed on location by StevenIsleifson. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, 1996. Pp. (3),4-64. Illustrated in colour. Large 8vo, illustrated red card covers with white l ettering to front cover and spine. A volume in the Maritime Flavours Series. "Apples -- fresh and juicy -- can be enjoyed all year round in an unlimited number of ways. This cookbook offers an array of delicious apple recipes. Browse through these pages for fresh ideas -- innovative appetizers and entrees like creamy Apple and Parsnip Soup with a hint of curry, or Meda... View more info

Archie Neil : From the Life and Stories of Archie Neil Chisholm of MargareeForks, Cape Breton. pbk ed. signed by Ducharme

By: CHISHOLM, Archie Neil). DUCHARME, Mary Anne CAPLAN, Ronald, (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, 1992, ISBN:1895415128:

Seller ID: 39173


(CHISHOLM, Archie Neil). DUCHARME, Mary Anne. Archie Neil : From the Life and Stories of Archie Neil Chisholm of Margaree Forks, Cape Breton. Biography, Oral History, Anthology. Edited by Ronald Caplan. Wreck Cove : Breton Books, 1992. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),1222,(2) + 8 p. of photos. 8vo, card covers.Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 5067. Ducharme of Whycocomagh has been a Cape Br etoner since 1979. Chisholm b.1907. "'Archie Neil' is a beautifully writtencollaboration that will keep alive forever the life and stories of Archie Neil Chisholm. Saddled with polio, pride, and a lack of discipline -- Ar... View more info

Archie Neil: : From the Life and Stories of Archie Neil Chisholm of Margaree Forks, Cape Breton. pbk ed. signed by Neil

By: CHISHOLM, Archie Neil). DUCHARME, Mary Anne CAPLAN, Ronald, (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove , 1992, ISBN:1895415128:

Seller ID: 74232


(CHISHOLM, Archie Neil). DUCHARME, Mary Anne. Archie Neil : From the Life and Stories of Archie Neil Chisholm of Margaree Forks, Cape Breton. Biography, Oral History, Anthology. Edited by Ronald Caplan. Wreck Cove : Breton Books, 1992. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),1-222,(2) + 8 p. of photos. 8vo, card covers. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 5067. Ducharme of Whycocomagh has been a Cape Bretoner since 1979. Chisholm b.1907. "'Archie Neil' is a beautifully written collaboration that will keep alive forever the life and stories of ArchieNeil Chisholm. Saddled with polio, pride, and a lack of discipline -- A... View more info

Arctic Victory : The Story of Convoy PQ18. Crecy Reprint in dustjacket, Signed

By: SMITH, Peter C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Crecy Books Limited, 1975, ISBN:0947554440:

Seller ID: 109117


SMITH, Peter C. Arctic Victory : The Story of Convoy PQ18. No place : (Crécy Books, 1994). Pp (10), [11]-238,(2) + 12-page central photo section. 8vo,reddish-orange cloth, gilt lettering to spine. See Law 0519 for the editio n first published by William Kimber in 1975. "In the critical summer of 1942 the climax of the war at sea was reached with three tremendous convoy battles, one in the Mediterranean and two on the cruel Arctic convoy route to North Russia. In July 1942 came the disaster of PQ 17 whose annihilation was an unmitigated defeat for the Allies. In August the bulk of the Roya... View more info

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At Minas Basin and Other Poems. 2nd ed. signed

By: RAND, Theodore H. MACDONALD, Wilson)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: William Briggs, Toronto, 1898,:

Seller ID: 52421


RAND, Theodore H. At Minas Basin and Other Poems. Toronto: William Briggs, 1898. Second Edition. Pp 206. Frontis. 8vo, green cloth, gilt border and lettering to front board and spine. His first book of poetry. Theodore Harding Rand (1835-1900) was born at Canard, Nova Scotia, educated at Acadia College, was involved in education both as a teacher and superintendent in bothNova Scotia and New Brunswick, and wrote two books of poetry. Watters 163. From the library of Wilson MacDonald, with a signed inscription by the aut hor which reads: To my Friend Walter S. McLay (?) Whose critical insight & ... View more info

Atlantic Coast : A Natural History. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: THURSTON, Harry. BARRETT, Wayne.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Greystone Books / D. & M. Publishers Inc., Vancouver, Toronto, Berkeley, 2011, ISBN:9781553654469:

Seller ID: 111334


THURSTON, Harry. The Atlantic Coast : A Natural History. Photographs by Wayne Barrett. Illustrations by Emily S. Damstra. Vancouver, Toronto, Berkeley: Greystone Books / D. & M. Publishers Inc., (2011). First Printing. [Copy right 2011 but has "First U.S. Edition 2012"] Pp (8),[1]-327,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Large 8vo, grey-blue cloth. "The North Atlantic coast of North America stretches from the dramatic ramparts of the Torngat Mountains to the gentler shores from Long Island to Cape Hatteras, off the coast of North Carolina. This far-flung region belongs to the sea, and the marit... View more info

Auf dem Wege zur Musik [26 vols. in 29 books]. with a signed postcard

By: HOWARD, Walther (ed.)

Price: $500.00

Publisher: N. Simrock G.M.B.H., Berlin / Leipzig, 1926,:

Seller ID: 106555


HOWARD, Walther (ed.). Auf dem Wege zur Musik [26 vols. in 29 books]. Eine Buchreihe bearbeitet und herausgegeben von Walther Howard. Berlin / Leipzig: N. Simrock G.M.B.H., (1926). Various paginations. Small 8vo, red and tan decorated paper covered boards, red panel lettered in black to front cover . List of volumes : 1. Auf dem Wege zum Rhytnmus (pp 47). 2. Zur modernen Gehorschulung (pp 63). 3. Übung im Hören (pp 62). 4. Zum Kunstgesang (pp 53). 5. Zur Stimmbildung (pp 53). 6. Sprech- und Singübung (pp 51). 7. Kunst des Notenlesens (pp 55). 8a & 8b. Bewegungskunst (pp 51 + 51). 9. Musikve... View more info

Autobiography of a Fisherman. First Edition, signed

By: DAY, Frank Parker

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, NY, 1927,:

Seller ID: 38497


DAY, Frank Parker. The Autobiography of a Fisherman. Garden City, New York : Doubleday, Page & Company, 1927. First Edition. Pp (8),1-202. 8vo, attractively decorated paper-covered boards with cloth spine. Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas D41; Watters p.271, Rhodenizer p.752, Laugher p.138. Spine lightly rubbed, wear to bottom edgeof boards, occasional light foxing, inner hinge starting, else very good. Inscribed by Frank P. Day / Sept. 30th '48 on the flyleaf. 1950 Newspaper clipping "Frank Day Passes in Yarmouth" taped on page opposite title page. With a brief letter from Mabel K... View more info

Away From Everywhere : A novel. inscribed pbk.

By: PELLEY, Chad

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, NF, 2009, ISBN:9781550812657:

Seller ID: 92971


PELLEY, Chad. Away From Everywhere : A novel. [St. John's, NF]: Breakwater Books, Ltd., (2009). Pp. (8),[9]-298,(4),10 of "Afterthoughts". 8vo, illustrated black card covers. A novel by the Newfoundland-born author. "BrothersOwen and Alex Collins are brought together when mental illness claims thei r father and sets off a chain reaction of unrelated, heart-breaking events.Both tender and bold in its delivery, 'Away from Everywhere' cuts no corne rs in telling the story of their crushing childhood, the reasons teh brothers become different men, and the unthinkable act of love that t... View more info

B.A.L.A.N.C.E. : nature's way to heal your body.

By: MacDONALD, Susan Manion

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New World Publishing, Halifax, N.S., 2007, ISBN:9781895814323:

Seller ID: 115702


MacDONALD, Susan Manion. B.A.L.A.N.C.E. : Nature's way to heal your body. Halifax, N.S., Canada : New World Publishing, (September 2007). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,14-336. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated yellow and white cardcovers, red lettering to spine. Susan Manion MacDonald, née Mannion (b. April 19, 1949, Ottawa - d. September 11, 2012, Amherst, Nova Scotia). “Susan Manion MacDonald was an unassuming wife and mother who lived what most wouldconsider a normal life, eating a standard American diet and getting regula r medical checkups. Although she suffered from a series of medical compl... View more info

Badger Confession. Signed Paperback.

By: RICKETTS, J.A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2010, ISBN:9781897317662:

Seller ID: 104173


RICKETTS, J.A. The Badger Confession. St. John's, NF: Flanker Press Ltd., 2010. Pp. (8),ix-xii,(2),1-305,(1). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The Newfoundland author's second novel. "The loggers' strike of 1959 is over. Premier Joey Smallwood has decertified the International Woodworkers of America, branding them as outlaws and traitors for good measure. Many of Badger's residents have scattered to the winds with feeling of guilt, shame, and loss. The unsolved murder of Constable William Moss has left an indelible mark in the history books of Newfoundland and Labrador. 'The Badger Conf... View more info

Bagman : A Life in Nova Scotia Politics. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: RIPLEY, Donald F. BUCHANAN, John MEDJUCK, Ralph REGAN,, Gerald

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Key Porter Books, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:1550134779:

Seller ID: 70291


RIPLEY, Donald F. Bagman : A Life in Nova Scotia Politics. (Toronto): Key Porter Books, (1993). First Printing. Pp (6),1-249,(1). 8vo, black cloth. 30chapters in 3 parts : "The Stanfield and Regan Years, 1956-1978", "Buchana n Ascendant 1978-1984", "Buchanan in Decline 1984-1990". With an index. "Bagman is much more than an attempt to clear one man's name, however; it is arollicking tour through the rough and rocky byways of Nova Scotia politics . From former Liberal Premier Gerald Regan's penny-pinching early career asa hockey promoter, and John Buchanan's irate en... View more info

Bahram William Dehqani-Tafti 1955-1980. Updated Second Edition

By: DEHQANI-TAFTI, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sohrab Books, Hants, England, 1993,:

Seller ID: 113050


DEHQANI-TAFTI, Margaret (compiler). Bahram William Dehqani-Tafti 1955-1980.[Hants, England?] : (Sohrab Books), 1993. Updated Second Edition. Pp (4),1 -67,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers, lettered in white and brown. "Compiled in loving memory of Bahram by his mother on the occasion of the first anniversary of his martyrdom." "This small booklet is a tribute to one of the most remarkable young men of his generation - Bahram Dehqani-Tafti. Son of the Bishop in Iran, Hassan Dehqani-Tafti and his English wife Margaret, Bahram loved both countries deeply. As a stu... View more info

Balance : Art and Nature. New Edition, signed.

By: GRANDE, John K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Black Rose Books, Montreal, 2004, ISBN:1551642344:

Seller ID: 106207


GRANDE, John K. Balance : Art and Nature. Montreal / New York / London: Black Rose Books, (2004). New Edition. Pp. (6),[1]-266. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with yellow and white lettering to front cover, yellow lettering to spine. "Believing that artistic expression can and does play an important role in changing the way we perceive our relation to the world we live in, art critic John Grande takes an in-depth look at the work of some very unusual environmental artists in the United States, in Canada, and in Europe. Dealing with everything from materi... View more info

Bannonbridge Musicians. First Edition, Signed

By: FRASER, Raymond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books, St. John's, 1978, ISBN:0919948324:

Seller ID: 34261


FRASER, Raymond. The Bannonbridge Musicians. St. John's : Breakwater Books,1978. First Edition. Pp (6),[1]-136,(2). 8vo, olive paperback. Laugher p.1 85. Rubbed, remains of price sticker to front cover, else vg. Signed by author. 20.00 View more info

Barrow's Boys. 1st UK in dj. signed.

By: FLEMING, Fergus FRANKLIN, John BARROW, John ROSS, John, Sir)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Granta Books, London, 1998, ISBN:186207173x:

Seller ID: 67665


FLEMING, Fergus. Barrow's Boys. L.: Granta Books, (1998). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(4),[1]-489,(5), + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with metallic lettering to spine. A comprehensive examination of early nineteenth century English exploration, as men such as Barrow, Franklin, Ross, Parry andCrozier attempted to fill in the blanks in the world's maps by venturing i nto the Arctic, Antarctic, Africa, and other relatively untouched (and uncharted) regions, to varying degrees of success. Vg in dj. Signed by the author on the title page, with torn wraparound band that states "Signed by ... View more info

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Be You a Library Missionary, Miss?. First Edition, Signed

By: MIFFLEN, Jessie Beaumont Summers, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications, St. John's, NF, 1981, ISBN:0919095178:

Seller ID: 2983

ISBN: 0919095178


MIFFLEN, Jessie Beaumont. "Be You a Library Missionary, Miss?". Illustrated by Margaret Summers. St. John's, Newfoundland : Harry Cuff Publications, 1981. First Edition. "Printed by Hawk Duplicating Limited, Mount Pearl, Newfoundland". Pp [2],i-iv,5-148,[2]. With many illustrations by Margaret Summers (another librarian) in the text. 8vo, matte white art-illustrated cardcovers, lettered in black. Jessie Beaumont Mifflen (b. 1906, Bonavista - d. Apr. 1, 1994, St. John's). Chapters [un-numberd in the book] are : 1. My Circuitous Route to a Library Career; ... View more info