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Because I Have Loved and Hidden It : a novel. Uncorrected Proof. Signed

By: MOSER, Elise.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Cormorant Books, Toronto, 2009,: 2009

Seller ID: 86506


MOSER, Elise. Because I Have Loved and Hidden It : a novel. (Toronto) : Cormorant Books Inc., (2009). Uncorrected Proof. Pp (6),[1]-[248]. 8vo, black comb-bound, illustrated card covers. The debut novel by Montreal author Elise Moser. "Elise Moser was born in Brooklyn and spent her childhood in small-town New Jersey. She moved to Montreal and did an English degree at McGill University, then worked at Paragraphe Bookstore for many years."Very good. Signed without inscription by the author. 16.00 View more info

Bellmaker. Second Printing in dustjacket, signed.

By: JACQUES, Brian.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London , 1994, ISBN:0091766222:

Seller ID: 80258


JACQUES, Brian. The Bellmaker. Illustrated by Allan Curless. London : Hutchinson, (1994). Second UK Printing. Pp. (10),1-336,(6). Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The seventh novel in the wildly successful Redwall series of fantasy books for young adults. Previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg-fine in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. Signed and inscribed by Jacques on the title page. With promotional temporary tattoo relevant to this volume laid in. 65.00 View more info

Bermuda Onions : Layers of Intrigue. signed, with letter.

By: DAVIDSON, Bonnie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Community Books, Lockeport, NS, 2000, ISBN:1896496237:

Seller ID: 96181


DAVIDSON, Bonnie. Bermuda Onions : Layers of Intrigue . Lockeport, NS: Community Books, (2000). Pp. (6),7-271,(1). 8vo, illustrated blue and green card covers. "Thirty-nine-year-old Moira Gillespie, a private investigator, flies from Toronto to Bermuda to keep an eye on her middle-aged boss's lovelyyoung wife, Felicia. Almost immediately, Moira becomes embroiled in a drug smuggling case. When a million dollars worth of cocaine disappears, the cr iminals suspect Moira of knowing where it is, and they will go to any length to find their missing drugs." - from the rear cover. Very good. S... View more info

Best of Helen Creighton. First Edition, Signed by Bauchman

By: CREIGHTON, Helen BAUCHMAN, Rosemary, (ed.)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1988, ISBN:0889993785:

Seller ID: 111865


CREIGHTON, Helen. The Best of Helen Creighton : Selected and Introduced by Rosemary Bauchman. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1988). First Printing. Pp (3),4-143,(1),+ central 8-page section of b&w photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated grey card covers. "Before the time of radio, TV, and tape recorders, Helen Creighton made her way to fishing villages, offshore islands,and many remote and rural areas in Atlantic Canada seeking folk songs. Fro m her car she transported a melodeon in a wheelbarrow over the rocky paths that led to the homes of these singers, and there she persuaded them to... View more info

Betty Lee Bonner Lives There : Stories.

By: SIMMIE, Lois.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greystone Books / Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver / Toronto , 1993, ISBN:155054134X:

Seller ID: 80717


SIMMIE, Lois. Betty Lee Bonner Lives There : Stories. Vancouver / Toronto :Greystone Books / Douglas & McIntyre, (1993). First Printing. Pp (8),[1]-1 65,(3). 8vo, illustrated card covers. “The stories in this book will tickleyour fancy and stab your heart. A woman running away with a beer-swilling oaf and a cockatoo; a man who believes that God lives behind the counter ofthe A. & W.; a father and daughter isolated in their grief: Lois Simmie un derstands these people, and she tells their stories with a laconic wit and an unforgettable poignancy.” - from the back cover. Very good. Signed wi... View more info

Beyond Boundaries : Humans and Animals. signed

By: NOSKE, Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Black Rose Books, 1997, ISBN:1551640783:

Seller ID: 60926


NOSKE, Barbara. Beyond Boundaries : Humans and Animals. Montreal: Black Rose Books, (1997). Pp. 253. 8vo, white ill. card covers. Vg. Author's signed gift inscription to title page. 25.00 View more info

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Bibliotheca Typographica : In usum eorum qui Libros amant : A List of BooksAbout Books. signed ltd ed

By: HART, Horace WINSHIP, George Parker (intro.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Printing House of Leo Hart, 1933,:

Seller ID: 47123


HART, Horace. Bibliotheca Typographica : In usum eorum qui Libros amant : AList of Books About Books. With an Introduction by George Parker Winship. Rochester, NY: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1933. Pp. 142. 8vo, tan cloth covered boards, brown calf spine, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g., bevelled edges. This special edition was limited to two hundred and fifty signed copies, this being no. 243. Calf at head and tail of spine slightly worn, afew small brown spots to front, corners worn, else vg. Signed by the autho r. 75.00 View more info

Birth of Islam : A Dramatic Poem showing the triumph of faith over infidelity, worldliness, and bigotry. Signed

By: TYSSEN, Amherst D.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin, London , 1895,:

Seller ID: 95206


TYSSEN, Amherst D. The Birth of Islam : A Dramatic Poem showing the triumphof faith over infidelity, worldliness, and bigotry. London : T. Fisher Unw in, 1895. Pp [1]-96. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt borderand green decoration and lettering to front board. From the library of Sev yed Ameer Ali (1849-1928), an Indian Muslim jurist, a prominent political leader, and author of a number of influential books on Muslim history and the modern development of Islam, who is credited for his contributions to theLaw of India, particularly Muslim Personal Law, as well as the development ... View more info

Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. Signed copy

By: BROTZ, Howard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Schocken Books, New York , 1970,:

Seller ID: 86854


BROTZ, Howard M. The Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. New York : Schocken Books, (1970). First Schocken Edition. Pp [i]-x,(2),1-144,+ 4 pp photos. Index. 8vo, illustrated reddish-brown card covers. In the Sourcebooks in Negro History series. “Dating fromthe heyday of Garveyism in the 1920's, Harlem's Congregation of Commandmen t Keepers, under the leadership of Rabbi Wentworth A. Matthew, represents an important stage of the black man's spiritual odyssey in the New World. Kept from all communion with his past through slavery and later stripped of... View more info

Black-capped Chickadee. First Edition, Signed.

By: SMITH, Susan M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA, 1997, ISBN:081172686x:

Seller ID: 67034


SMITH, Susan M. Black-capped Chickadee . (Mechanicsburg, PA) : Stackpole Books, (1997). First US Printing. Pp. (6),1-89,(1). Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustratd pale card covers. A volume in the Wild Bird Guides series. Minorcorner creasing, else very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the ffep. 25.00 View more info

Blasty Bough, The. in dj. signed

By: ROSE, Clyde, (ed.) O'FLAHERTY, Patrick WAREHAM, Wilfred STORY, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Breakwater , 1976,:

Seller ID: 63522


ROSE, Clyde, (ed.). The Blasty Bough. (Portugal Cove) : Breakwater Books, (1976). Pp i-x,1-219,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, cloth, bound without free-endpapers. Includes : Ray Guy's "No More Round the Mountain, We'll be Ridin' C.N.Busses"; Michael Cook's one-act play "Quiller"; Helen Porter's "Mary Ann t he Duck - Sketches of St.John's Old Southside"; Anne Hart's "Help Me, Hepplewhite"; Bernice Morgan's "Martha Gets an Outlet"; Percy Janes' "Crawfie" (a selection from House of Hate) and two poems, "Dawn" and "Toronto"; HaroldHorwood's &... View more info

Blind Date. First Edition, Signed

By: KERSLAKE, Susan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1989, ISBN:091900153X:

Seller ID: 24714


KERSLAKE, Susan. Blind Date. (Porters Lake) : Pottersfield Press, (1989). First Edition. Pp (6),7-112. 8vo, cream card covers, with Carol H. Fraser's painting "Conversation" as cover art. Kerslake (b. 1943, Chicago). "A new collection of short fiction by Susan Kerslake, Blind Date invites the readerinto a rich imaginative landscape of hope and fear. The stories range in s etting from nineteenth century rural Prairie settlements to twentieth century Maritime hospitals, from drought-stricken African villages to trendy contemporary urban high-rises. Perhaps most unforgetable is a near... View more info

Blue Field. signed. pbk.

By: KLAR, Barabara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Coteau Books, Regina, SK, 1999, ISBN:1550501488:

Seller ID: 70449


KLAR, Barabara. The Blue Field . (Regina, SK): Coteau Books, (1999). Pp. (8),[1]-76,(4). 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with pale blue spine. A collection of poems by the Saskatchewan-born author. Vg. Signed and inscribed by Klar on the title page. 15.00 View more info

Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians. 1st US signed in dj.

By: FRAHER, James WIGGINS, William H., Jr.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Face to Face Books, Mount Horeb, WI, 1998, ISBN:1883953251:

Seller ID: 69701


FRAHER, James. The Blues is a Feeling : Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians . Photographs and interviews by James Fraher, with an introduction by William H. Wiggins, Jr. Mount Horeb, WI: Face to Face Books,(1998). First Hardcover Printing. Pp. [1]-160. Illustrated. 4to, black clo th with metallic lettering to front and spine. A collection of exquisite black-and-white photographs of dozens of American blues musicians, supplemented by interview excerpts. Name to ffep, else vg in dj. Signed by Fraher on the title page. 40.00 View more info

Boats, Books, and Apples : A Portrait of E. D. Haliburton, a Rugged Individualist, by Himself and Others. First Edition, Signed.

By: HALIBURTON, E.D. HALIBURTON, Gordon M., (ed.)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Haliburton Farms / Stoney Hill Publishing / Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, N.S., 2003, ISBN:0969538227:

Seller ID: 111105


HALIBURTON, E.D. Boats, Books, and Apples : A Portrait of E. D. Haliburton,a Rugged Individualist, by Himself and Others. Edited by Gordon M. Halibur ton. (Wolfville, N.S.) : "Published by Haliburton Farms and Stoney Hill Publishing", 2003. First Edition. "This book was typeset in Octavian and printed offset at Gaspereau Press." Pp (6),7-284,(4), including portrait frontispiece. Illustrated with photos, and facsimiles to text. Large 8vo, grey-brown illustrated card covers. Edward Douglas Haliburton (born March 28, 1898,St. John's, Newfoundland – d. March 12, 1990, Halifax). G... View more info

Bottom of the Sea : A poem celebrating the mystery of the salt waters of the world in the life of man, and the challenge of the seventy-one percent ofthe surface of the earth to the sovereignty of any flag at any time since Adam and his sons

By: SULLIVAN, A.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dun & Bradstreet Inc., New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 91759


SULLIVAN, A.M. The Bottom of the Sea : A poem celebrating the mystery of the salt waters of the world in the life of man, and the challenge of the seventy-one percent of the surface of the earth to the sovereignty of any flagat any time since Adam and his sons observed the law of displacement. [New York] : Dun & Bradstreet Inc., 1966. Pp [i]-xiv,(1),[1]-240. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue and grey cloth, gilt to both boards and spine. Contents : The Sound and the Fury; Sea Prisms; Restless Waters; Fins and Gills, Wings and Waves; Navel of the World; Map Makers and Shapers; Skull and Crossbones;E... View more info

Boy on the Back of the Turtle. in dj 1st

By: QUARRINGTON, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Greystone Books, 1997,:

Seller ID: 44354


QUARRINGTON, Paul. The Boy on the Back of the Turtle : Seeking God, Quince Marmalade and the Fabled Albatross on Darwin's Islands. (Vancouver): Greystone Books, (1997). First Edition. Pp. 247. 8vo, black cloth. From the library of Canadian author, Eric Wright. Signed by Mr. Wright on the half title.Vg in smudged dj. 25.00 View more info

Bridges at Toko-Ri. Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather

By: MICHENER, James A. GLIXON, David M. BASH, Kent

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Easton Press, Norwalk, CT , 1990,:

Seller ID: 93957


MICHENER, James A. The Bridges at Toko-Ri. Introduction by David M. Glixon.Illustrated by Kent Bash. Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather. No rwalk, CT : (The Easton Press, 1990). Pp (12),[1]-[147],(3), colour frontis+ 3 black-and-white plates. 8vo, red full leather, gilt decoration to boar ds, gilt lettering to spine, all edges gilt, with yellow ribbon marker. David A Groseclose, James A. Michener : A Bibliography A.007n, Myron J. Smith,War Story Guide : An Annotated Bibliography of Military Fiction 3757; Edwa rds, The Korean War: An Annotated Bibliography 1967. A novel by James A. Mi... View more info

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Bright Salmon and Brown Trout. Limited edition, signed

By: LAMB, Dana S.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Barre Publishers, Barre , 1964,:

Seller ID: 26680


LAMB, Dana S. Bright Salmon and Brown Trout. (Barre : Barre Publishers, 1964). Pp 111. 8vo, brown leather spine, brown paper boards, in slipcase. One of 350 numbered copies on special rag paper and bound in quarter oasis niger. Bruns, Angling Books of the Americas L11. Very good in slipcase. Signed.500.00 View more info

Broken Bowl. 1st pr signed

By: FRIESEN, Patrick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brick Books, 1997, ISBN:0919626939:

Seller ID: 62532


FRIESEN, Patrick. A Broken Bowl. (London, ON): Brick Books, (1997). First Printing. Pp. 132. 8vo, grey and orange ill. card covers, black titles to front and spine. A lengthy poem by the Canadian author. Vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the title page. 15.00 View more info