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books listed are now available-the site is being built and books will be added daily. Visit the store to see thousands of books not yet listed.Open 12-6 Mon-Sat and 2-5 on Sunday. Looking forward to seeing or hearing from you.


ADDRESS


Richard Fitzpatrick Books
220 Dalhousie St.
Ottawa, Ont.
Canada
K1N 7C8

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR WANT TO ORDER A BOOK PLEASE E-MAIL

I WILL REPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE-Richard

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The store has been located on Dalhousie Street in Ottawa since 1989.


All books are priced in Canadian Dollars, but cheques(checks) and international money orders are also accepted in American dollars, Pounds sterling, Euros, and other currency-please inquire. NO EXRA HANDLING / SHIPPING CHARGE: We charge only the cost of postage for your choice of either surface or airmail or any other prearranged method. Books are packaged carefully and shipped on receipt of payment. RETURN FOR ANY REASON WITHIN 30 DAYS:Return surface postage plus full cost of book reimbursed. Reciprocal terms to the trade.


The BOOKS

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Alden,W. L. The Cruise of the Canoe Club New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1911 Very Good/G/VG. Hard Cover. Blue printed ,orange paper covered boards in near fine condition in a dj showing chips to extremities. 236pp. with b+w frontis and illustrated eps. In 1870 Mr. W.L. Alden, of New York, became a disciple of modern canoeing, and being a literary man he began to write of the sport. By so doing he achieved a reputation in this country similar to that of MacGregor in England, and has received the title of "Father of American canoeing."The next year, after becoming a convert to the new sport, Mr. Alden and seven others founded the New York Canoe Club. In 1881 W.L. Alden was the first commodore of the American Canoe Association at Lake George. The second commodore was Judge Nicholas Longworth of Cincinnati and the third E.B. Edwards of Peterboro', Canada. Bookseller Inventory # 2233 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.72)


Anderson, Doris. Rebel Daughter Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1996 Cloth. Fine/Fine. First. Hard Cover. Warmly Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2189 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.44)


Anderson, T. McClurg Human Kinetics and Analysing Body Movements London, England: William Heinemann Medical Books Ltd. 1951 Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. Sticker removal stain on upper front of jacet else fine in fine blue cloth covered boards. Bookseller Inventory # 2192 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.72)


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Barsley, Michael The Left-Handed Book London, England: Pan, 1969 Wraps. Near Fine. Paperback. (1-13)14-235pp.(i-iv)ads., . Bookseller Inventory # 2184 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.57)


The Basilian Fathers (compiled by). St. Basil's Hymnal : An Extensive Collection of English and Latin Hymns for Church, School and Home - Arranged for Feasts and Seasons of the Ecclesiastical Year-Gregorian Masses, Vespers, Motets for Benediction, Litanies, Etc. Toronto: The Basilian Press, 1953 Hard Cover. Near Fine. 40th Edition (first in 1925). 294pp. in blind-stamped black textured cloth with red edges. Fine but for one hymn with pedal notations in pencil. Bookseller Inventory # 2274 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.01)


Bates,JR., Joseph D. Streamer Fly Fishing in Fresh and Salt Water New York: D. Van Nostrand Company,Inc. 1950 In dj taped at top of head and corner with other closed tears on spine,showing tape marks on lower back of jacket.Illustrated by Ellen Wagstaff and Milton J Weiler. Bookseller Inventory # 2211 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.58)


Beattie, Sally. Small Rebellious Acts London,England: Andre Deutsch, 1986 Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First Edition. Hard Cover. Signed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2124 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15) convert currency)


Beckett, Samuel. Cascando and Other Short Dramatic Pieces New York: Grove Press, 1968 Sewn in Card Covers. Vg. Third Printing. Wrappers. Evergreen Original (E-471) , (1-8),9-88pp.,(89-first performances+5pp.blank), a very good copy of an uncommon title, showing one fold crease to upper front cover. Includes two radio plays -'Cascando' and 'Words and Music', a television play -'Eh Joe", a stage play- 'Play', a dramaticule- 'Come and Go', and a film script- 'Film". Bookseller Inventory # 2201 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15)


Blaise, Clark. I Had A Father Once Toronto: Harper Collins, 1993 Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Green flecked papercovered boards with cloth spine. Bookseller Inventory # 2200 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15)


Blaise,Clark. I Had A Father : A Post-Modern Autobiography (Ottawa,Ont., Canada): Magnum Books (John Metcalf), 1992 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Paperback. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hors de commerce and twenty -six are numbered and signed. This is #7/26 copies, .a " blue thing", published as a fund raiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf at Magnum Bookstore. The Blaise reading was given Sept. 27,1992. Bookseller Inventory # 2131 Price: C$ 150.00 (approx. US$ 98.61)


Blaise,Clark. If I Were Me Erin,Ontario: The Porcupine's Quill Sewn in Card Covers. Fine. First Edition. Large Format Paperback. Folded 81/2" x11" publishers promotion laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 2129 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15)


Blakeley, Phyllis R. Nova Scotia's Two Remarkable Giants Windsor, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1972 Near Fine. Second Edition. Card Covers. 48pp. in illustrated yellow wraps , fine but for slight spine fading and previous owners name on title page. Bookseller Inventory # 2262 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.57)


Bosher,J.F. The Gaullist Attack on Canada, 1967-1977 Montreal,Kingston: Mcgill-Queens University Press, 1999 Cloth. Fine/Fine. First. Hard Cover. Signed Presentation Copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2167 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.58)


Brown, Roger David. Blood on the Coal: The Story of the Springhill Mining Disasters Hantsport,Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1976 First Edition. Red and black on beige wraps,68pp,near fine but for sticker removal stain on upper front cover. Illustrated with b+w photographs. Bookseller Inventory # 2258 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.57)


Burns,Cliff,. Sex & Other Acts Of The Imagination Regina,Saskatchewan: Sherron Harman Burns, 1990 Wraps. First. Paperback. Signed presentation Copy. Copy signed to sponser. Acknowledgements page reads "The author would like to express his gratitude to the Canada Council- and especially Richard Holden -- for encouraging him and giving him money. Inscription reads "For Richard-- one of the good guys-best wishes" Purchased from Susan Close Holden.Illustrated by Laurel Johannesson A fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2222 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.58)


Byers, Anne V. The Life and Letters of Lois Sybil Harrington and Edward Winslow-Spragge Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Euros Publications, 2000 Cloth. As New. Limited First Edition. Hard Cover.Illustrated by Lois Sybil Harrington Signed Limited Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 2194 Price: C$ 125.00 (approx. US$ 82.18)


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Caldwell,W.V. LSD Psychotherapy New York: Grove Press, 1968 Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First Editon. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2116 Price: C$ 65.00 (approx. US$ 42.73)


Carlson, Barbara. Modus Operandi Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Ferocious Tiger-Lion Publications, 1983 Large Format Paperback. Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed By Author. wrinking on edge of last 5 pgs., not effecting text. Signed by author in gold on title page and in marker on front cover. Bottom back corner of wraps (2"x1") stained.Illustrated by Barbara Carlson. Bookseller Inventory # 2280 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.72)


Carsley,Sara. The Artisan Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1941 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Illustrated Wrappers. From an edition of 250 copies.Illustrated by J.E.H.Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2156 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


Chalmers,Monica Roberts. And in the Time of Harvest Toronto,Ont. Canada: Ryerson Press, 1945 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First Edition. Wraps. Printed black on yellow card covers designed by J.E.H. and redrawn by Thoreau Macdonald. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books #110 limited to two hundred and fifty copies. The poet was born in Rousillon,Quebec . Bookseller Inventory # 2140 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


Chilton,John. Billie's Blues London, England: Quartet Books, 1975 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2179 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.58)


Chimombo,Steve. Malawian Oral Literature: The Aesthetics tof Indigenous Arts Zomba, Malawi: University of Malawi, 1988 Wraps. Near Fine. (i-vi),vii-xv(xvi),304pp., large format paperback in cover illustrated by James Msosa. Bookseller Inventory # 2271 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.72)


Clarke,Donald. Wishing on the Moon London, England: Viking, 1994 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2181 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


Clarke,George Herbert. Halt and Parley and Other Poems Toronto,Ont. Canada: Macmillan Co. Of Canada, 1934 Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. Hard Cover.Illustrated by Elizabeth Tatchell. Bookseller Inventory # 2139 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15)


Coffman,Barbara F. Samuel Fry the Weaver and Mennonites of the Twenty Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario, 1982 Large Format Paperback. i-xii,276pp., in illustrated wraps, near fine but for annotations by Magdalena Elizabeth Coffman and a note to chart 17 glued to inside back cover. Signed by author. Bookseller Inventory # 2273 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.44)


Cohen, Matt. Elizabeth and After Toronto: Knopf Canada, 1999 Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2nd Printing. Signed "For _____. With all Best Wishes -Matt Cohen" on title page. Bookseller Inventory # 2278 Price: C$ 65.00 (approx. US$ 42.73)


Collins, Henry B. Archaelogical Excavations at Resolute, Cornwallis Island,N.W.T. Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Queen's Printer, 1952 Wraps. Near Fine. Offprint from Bulletin No. 126, Annual Report of the National Museum for the Fiscal Year 1950-1951. Pages 48-63. 7 illustrated plates. Printed stapled paper covers. Bookseller Inventory # 2269 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


Collins,Henry B. Excavations of Thule and Dorset Culture Sites at Resolute,Cornwllis Island,N.W.T. Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Queen's Printer, 1956 Near Fine. Stapled Paper Covers. Offprint from Bulletin no. 136, Annual Report of the National Museum for the Fiscal Year 1953-54. Pages 22-35 in stapled printed paper wraps. 5pp illustrated plates. Bookseller Inventory # 2268 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


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Darlington,W.A. Laurence OlivierSIGNED BY LAURENCE Morgan Grampian Books Ltd. Paper Covered Boards. Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. an attractive copy showing slight rubbing to spine extremities and minor glassine removal (2"x1/4") on front of cover designed by Melvyn Gill. Signed by Olivier, one of England's greatest actors. Bookseller Inventory # 2111 Price: C$ 100.00 (approx. US$ 65.74)


Dickinson,Don An Excerpt from a Novel-In -ProgressLIMITED EDITION-SIGNED (Ottawa Ont, Canada): Magnum Books,(John Metcalf), 1992 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Paperback. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hors de commerce and twenty-six are numbered and signed. This is # 4/26 .(i)12pp.,printed on rectos only.A "blue thing" published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf at Magnum Bookstore in Ottawa. The reading was given on June 6,1992. Bookseller Inventory # 2132 Price: C$ 150.00 (approx. US$ 98.61)


Dickson, Rev. James A. R. "Ebenezer" A History of the Central Presbyterian Church , Galt Ontario Wit Brief Sketches of Some of Its Members Who Have Passed on to the Other Side. Toronto: William Briggs, 1904 Sewn. Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2217 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.58)


Dudek, Louis. Laughing Stalks Toronto: Contact Press, 1958 Wraps. Very Good. First Edition. 113pp(3pp-contents),red and purple stamped light blue card covers . Spine darkened,with small (1") stain near lower edge not effecting text. Band of sun exposed darkening on front cover at top and outer edge probably due to placement of smaller book next to it on shelf. Front hinge just starting. Still a presentalbe copy of an important book. Illustrated by Betty Sutherland(cover) Bookseller Inventory # 2281 Price: C$ 125.00 (approx. US$ 82.18)


Dyce,Dr. James. The Ghillie(SIGNED) Lavenham,Suffolk: Stress Publications, 1987 Near Fine. First Edition. Hard Cover. 144 pp. in fine blue cloth coverd boards, in a dj that is fine but for the front flap that has two attempts by Jean Dyce at a signature that didn't take on the shinny stock-she resorted to a label attatched to the ffep signed to another doctor and "Best Wishes-A breath of Scotland". Title page is signed by author. Front flap also has label from original bookseller in Glasgow. Illustrated by Iain M. Dyce. "The gems available from the companioship of the real countrymen-22 ghillies and water keepers from Sutherland to Devon" . Bookseller Inventory # 2245 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.86)


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Eaton,Evelyn. Birds Before Dawn Toronto: Ryerson, 1943 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. Illustrated Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books # 101 Published in and edition of 250 copies. Cover illustration is a Thoreau Macdonald reworking of a J.E.H.Macdonald design. Bookseller Inventory # 2159 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.15)


Eeles,H.H. Dressing Flies for Trout and Salmon London, England: W.Foulsham & Co. Ltd. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Hard Cover. "property of (prev. owners' name)" stamped seven times throughout book , not interferriing with text . Bookseller Inventory # 2209 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.72)


Egarton,Ashley Thunder in Mysore(SIGNED PRESENTATION) New York: Vantage Press, 1961 Sewn. G/VG/Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Signed presentation Copy. Blue paper covered boards, rubbed at the extremities. Acidic paper has yellowed considerably, but still supple. Egarton served on the Northwest Frontier(India), Khyber Pass and Waziristan, Egyp ,Iraq , Burma , French Indo-China , Malaya, and Thailand. In 1950 he joined the Canadian Army and saw service in Korea and Japan. Bookseller Inventory # 2219 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05)


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Farley,Tom. It Was A Plane Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1952 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. First Edition. Plain Printed Wraps. Ryerson Press Poetry Chap-Books #148. An edition of 350 copies. Plain cream wraps printed in red. 12pp. with slightest of wear to corners. Farley was a director in N.F.B.'s Newsreel Unit . He was published in Can. Poetry Mag., NY Heald-Tribune, and Northern Review. Bookseller Inventory # 2166 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Fewster, Ernest. Litany Before the Dawn of Fire Toronto: Ryerson, 1942 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Illustrated Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chapbooks #96. An edition of 250 copies. Pink card covers with black illustration designed by J.E.H. Macdonald. 10 unopened pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2158 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Fisher,John, Illustrated by Cecil R. Barlow and Charles Mailer John Fisher Reports( SIGNED) Hamilton,Ont.: Niagara Editorial Bureau, 1949 Near Fine/Good. First Edition. Hard Cover. Signed Presentation Copy. Signed presentation to Ruth McKenzie on the publication of her book about Laura Secord. Illustrated by Cecil R. Barlow and Charles Mailer. Dark blue cloth with gold lettering and device in a jacket with 1/2" chip missing from top of spine and smaller chips missing from extremities but still bright . Bookseller Inventory # 2128 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


Fitter,R.S.R. Home Counties London, England: Wm. Collins Sons Ltd. 1951 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2147 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Fraser, Hermia Harris. The Arrow-maker's Daughter and Other Haida Chants Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1957 Paper Covered Boards. Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Ryerson Poetry Chapbooks #169. 16pp., slight canting. Bookseller Inventory # 2172 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


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Galloway, David. Shakespeare: Seven Radio Talks as Heard on CBC University of the Air Toronto,Ont.: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1961 Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Chapter headings desgined by Donald Grant. Green cloth covered boards,95pp., in a dj with small nicks at corners. " Whether you have drunk deeply of the Bard's brew or have sipped it but lightly, you will find much to hold your interest in this stimulating work by a Canadian scholar." -from front flap blurb. Bookseller Inventory # 2235 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Gide, Andre. The Coiners London, England: Brown,Watson, 1961 perfect Bound. Near Fine. Paperback. Poor quality paper yellowed internally , but an attractive copy with one small crease on front cover and very slight edgewear. Bookseller Inventory # 2195 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


Gillen, Mollie. The Prince and His Lady Toronto: Griffin House, 1970 Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2183 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Glover,Douglas An Excerpt from The Redeemer(SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) (Ottawa Ont, Canada): Magnum Books (John Metcalf) Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Paperback. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". This is #6/26. Published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf and giiven at Magnum Bookstore. 15(1)pp.,printed on rectos only. Bookseller Inventory # 2135 Price: C$ 150.00 (approx. US$ 98.76)


Godenrath, Percy F. Catalogue of the Walter H Millen Collection of Canadiana: Comprising Oil Paintings,Water Colour Drawings, Prints, Engraved Portraits, Maps, Plans,, Documents and Rare Illustrated Books in Colour. /casa Loma , Toronto: Kiwanis Club of West Toronto, Ont. 1938 76 pages, with last 4 pages blank, in illustrated stapled card covers, very good, with sticker removal stain on title page. 27 b+w plates. Cover title is "Three Centuries of Canadian History in Picture and Story: 1630-1930. Bookseller Inventory # 2290 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Gorman, Leroy. Whose Smile the Ripple Warps Toronto,Ont.: Underwhich Editions, 1980 Fine. First Edition. Wraps. An edition of 300 copies.A small collection of concrete poems. Blue textured card covers,no pagination (16pp.) Previous owner sticker on inside front cover . Bookseller Inventory # 2237 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Gowan,John Curtis. Operations of Increasing Order Westlake Village, California: Privately Published, 1980 Large Format Paperback. Very good/near Fine. First. From title page "Descriptors: Adamic ecstasy, altered states of consciousness, accelerated mental process, apports, auras clairaudience, clairvoyance, dowsing, empery, elongation, gemeinscchaftgefuhl, genius, healing hologram model, incorruptibility, inedia, invisibility, infused knowledge,jhanas, levitation, mortem excursus, materialization, miraculous sight, psychokinesis, psychic heat and surgery, precocity, reincarnation,siddhis, SHC (spontaneous human combustion), stigmata, telepathy, teleportation, time warp, transfiguration, translation, vision through opaque objects. 390pp,near fine with slight rubbing at lower edge,no internal markings. Bookseller Inventory # 2112 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Grahame,William Richard(ed. Fred B. Grahame). The Diary of William Richard Grahame in The United States and Canada 1831-1833 Dundas, Ontario: Magra Publishing, 1987 perfect Bound. Fine. First Edition. Wrappers. Signed By Editor. 167pp. with 1989 Hamilton Spectator review laid in. Daily entries of a 26 yr. old Glaswegian who is travelling across the northern US and Upper Canada looking for fertile land to buy at a good price. He eventually bought over a 1000 acres of land on what is now the Boyd Conservation area near Toronto. William was concerned with social issues,visiting prisons and noting the conditions of children prisoners.An important primary source. Bookseller Inventory # 2247 Price: C$ 40.00 (approx. US$ 26.34)


Greene, Vaughn M. Astronauts of Ancient Japan Millbrae,California: Merlin Engine Works, 1978 Wraps. Very Good. First Edition. 163pp., profusely lilustrated with b+w photos and drawings , with 4 lines highlighted and some underlining in pencil. Bookseller Inventory # 2248 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Griggs,Terry Tag (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) (Ottawa Ont, Canada): Magnum Books (John Metcalf), 1991 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Wrappers. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hor de commerce and twenty-six are numbered and signed. This is #3/26.13pp.,printed on rectos only.A "blue thing" 'published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf and held at Magnum Books, Ottawa. The Griggs reading was given on Sept. 15.,1991. Bookseller Inventory # 2133 Price: C$ 100.00 (approx. US$ 65.84)


Grove, Frederick Philip The Master of the Mill(SIGNED? LIMITED) Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada, 1944 Cloth. Poor. First Limited. Hard Cover. Numbered and Signed. More than slighlty cocked -more like run over by a truck ,with bleach spotting and fading, with tears showing at extremities. Not an attractive copy by any means but one of the limited and signed (possibly a stamped facscimile of his signature as there are copies with a note laid in stating that Grove's hand was damaged and stamps were being used) edition , #163/400. With the previous owner signature of Canadian historian Ruth Mackenzie , author of 'Laura Secord', . Bookseller Inventory # 2188 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Gruffydd,W.J. North Wales and the Marches London, England: Collins, 1951 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2149 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Gruffydd,W.J. South Wales and the Marches London, England: Collins, 1951 Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2150 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


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Hamilton, Lord Ernest (Joey Smallwood) Forty Years On (SIGNED WITH NOTE OF EXPLANATION BY JOEY SMALLWOOD) London, England: Hodder and Stoughton Hard Cover. Good Only. Signed with Explanatory Note By Joseph R Smallwood. The spine is faded on this ex-bank library edition. Hinges loose,frontis detatched, foxing to prelimenary and end pages. "Bank of Montreal,St. John's ,Nfld" stamped on front end paper,front free end paper,half title and title page . Number label on spine. Internal photo page detatched. Book plate of Joseph R. Smallwood on front end paper and the following signed note of explanation on front free end paper "This book was given to me by the son of the late Rev. Ezra Broughton this year. As I already have a copy of it I give this one to J W Pickersgill on the occasion of his first week-end spent at Newfoundland House." signed "JR Smallwood Oct 18 1959" . Bookseller Inventory # 2253 Price: C$ 200.00 (approx. US$ 131.69)


Hampson, Fen. Unguided Missiles(SIGNED) New York: Norton, 1989 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2182 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Harold E. Cofell The Cofell Clan Blenheim, Ontario: Haarold E. Cofell ,Edward Harold Cofell and Glen Leroy Cofell, 1977 Wraps. First. (2pp)1-82pp. Stapled card covers - very good, with some additions to the text that update and revise some of the geneology. Bookseller Inventory # 2255 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Harper, J.M. Champlain: A Drama in Three Acts with and Introduction Entitled Twenty Years and After Toronto and Quebec: Trade Publishing Company, 1908 Hard Cover. Very Good. First Edition. Gilt titled red ribbed cloth. 296 pages, of which 36 are devoted to the intoduction and the last 29 pages titled "Samuel de Camplain, the Explorer. Newsprint stain on first page of intoduction , newspaper clipping inserted with quotes from George Allen Kingston's limited edition "Story in Verse of Champlain's Expedition". Previous owner signature on front free end paper and stain on top 1/4 " of first two pages including frontis illustration of the Champlain Monument. Both the Trade Publishing Company and The t.J Moore & Company are noted on the titile page, but the spine bottom states John Lane Company. Bookseller Inventory # 2291 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Harvey, Kenneth J. The Hole That Must Be Filled(SIGNED) Toronto: Little Brown (Canada), 1994 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. (1-9)10-220 (i-iv, blank)pp., Book fine but for slight indication of bumping to bottom corners,in dj with 1/4" closed tear at bottom front corner,else fine. Page from the Sept.27,1994 issue of The Compass laid in containing a full page article by Kelly Davis entitled 'Read at you own risk'. Refering to this collection -"I went on this tour and expected to be fighting with everyone across Canada because these stories are not politically correct. But it turned out the complete opposite, Political correctness has been stomped on so much that, now, it's becoming fashionable to be politically incorrect." . Bookseller Inventory # 2187 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Eyre Macklin The Scarlet Letter London, England: Walter Scott Limited, 1897 Hard Cover. Near Fine. Reissue. (i-vi),316pp.,(8pp-ads),1pp.blank. A very pretty silver and red illustration stamped on green cloth designed by Walter Crane. The faintest of rubbing on spine and back boards . An attractive tight copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2250 Price: C$ 50.00 (approx. US$ 32.92)


Henry, Eileen Cameron. Sea-Woman Toronto: Ryerson, 1945 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Illustrated Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books # 111. Pale green card covers, illusrated in black. Cover a Thoreau Macdonald reworking of a J.E.H. Macdonald design. 8 unopened pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2162 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Hind-Smith, Joan. Three Voices Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1975 Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Review Copy. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2185 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Hopkins, J.Castell. Life and Work of the Rt.Hon. Sir John Thompson Toronto: United Publishing Houses, 1895 Cloth. Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2152 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Hugh Oliver and Keith MacMillan. The Canadian Limerick Book Don Mills,Ont.: General Publishing, 1975 Very Good. First. Oblong Wraps. Signed original limerick written for recipient glued to inner front boards. Recipient was a Canadian map-maker not overly enthusiastic about this 'disgusting book,of little if any art and much sleaziness', but he kept it because of the original limerick written for him and about him by the most prolific of the two limerick writing authors.Illustrated by Roy Con. Bookseller Inventory # 2218 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


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Jackson,H. M., Lt.-Col. Justus Sherwood: Soldier,Loyalist and Negotiator NP, 1958 Very Good. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 59pp., in plain printed green cloth. Rippling on last blank page and some minor spotting. Bookseller Inventory # 2275 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


James-French,Dayv. Contacts (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Magnum Books (John Metcalf), 1991 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Paperback. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copeis of which four are hor de commerce and tweny-six are numbered and signed. This is #1/26. A "blue thing", published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf and held at Magnum Bookstore . The James-French reading was given on Aug.11,1991. Bookseller Inventory # 2134 Price: C$ 75.00 (approx. US$ 49.38)


Jane, Charles W. E. Shirley Heights: The Story of the Redcoats in Antigua English Harbour, Antigua,West Indies: Reference Library of Nelson's Dockyard National Park Foundation, 1982 Wraps. Fine. First Edition. 62pp. in illustrated stapled card covers , with numerous drawings,photos and reproductions. Bookseller Inventory # 2263 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


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Kapleau, Philip. THe Three Pillars of Zen (SIGNED WITH PHOTO LAID IN) Tokyo, Japan: John Weatherhill Inc. 1965 Hard Cover. First Edition. Signed presentation Copy with Photo Laid in. Signed with presentation inscription by the author , with a photograph dated July ,1964 of three Zen priests laid in- Yasutani-Roshi, Master of Taihei Temple (who gets first mention on the dedication page as Kapleau's teacher) with Kapleau on his right and an unnamed Zen priest on his left. "For Beverly-With hopes that this will answer all of those questions -Philip+(unknown signature )-June 7,1965." Book is very good with slight spotting of red coloured top edge. Dj is good only with chips to extremities and 21/2" tear at lower back spine. Bookseller Inventory # 2279 Price: C$ 100.00 (approx. US$ 65.84)


Karr,Clarence. The Canadian Land Company: The Early Years-An Experiment in Colonization 1823-1843 Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Ontario Historical Society, 1974 Wraps. Very Good. i-xii,133pp.in stiff red card wrappers. Numerous maps and charts including a chart titled "Emigration Literature Used by the Canada Company" with number of copies and price of the publications from 1831-1844. Bookseller Inventory # 2257 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Kauffman, Reginald Wright. The Ranger of the Susquehannock(SIGNED PRESENTATION) Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Company, 1924 Cloth. Very Good. First. Hard Cover.Illustrated by Clyde O. De Land. Signed Presentation By Author. A warm inscription to Stanley Woodward,Jr. in which Kauffman states "I trust that soon-but not too soon-you'll be able to read this book of mine and won't be too bored of a story in which appear certain real person who were connections of yours by marriage and connections of mine by marriage as well- Your affectionate friend" ,signed and dated March 6,1927-Geneva. Bookseller Inventory # 2186 Price: C$ 65.00 (approx. US$ 42.80)


Kavanagh,Julie. Secret Muses London, England: Faber and Faber, 1996 Near Fine/Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Dark blue cloth covered boards, (i-vii) vii-x, 675pp.(3) . Bookseller Inventory # 2199 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Keith,Marian. The Grand Lady Toronto,Ont. Canada: McClelland and Stewart, 1960 Near Fine/G/VG. First Edition. Hard Cover. Red printed beige cloth ,222 pp., in pictorial dj with a few small chips at top edge and slight fading to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # 2138 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


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Lally, Kevin. Wilder Times New York: Henry Holt, 1996 Cloth. Fine/Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2190 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Lande, Lawrence. Toward the Complete Man : A Discourse , Together with an Appreciation of William Blake and Martin Buber Montreal: Privately Printed, 1974 Wraps. Very Good. First Limited Edition. Sewn in Light Card Covers. (1-8)9-72pp., "This publication has been printed on Fabriano hand-made cover stock and on Strthmore Writing text-paper in a numbered and signed edition limited to 100 copies." This is no. 22/100 copies signed and also presented and signed to graduate of the Faculty of Medicine at McGill "in admiration and friendship",dated Sept. 3,1974. Slight indication of corner fold on cover and 1/2'" nick at top of spine . Bookseller Inventory # 2276 Price: C$ 65.00 (approx. US$ 42.80)


LaPierre, Janet. Old Enemies New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1993 perfect Bound. Uncorrected Advance Proof. Wrappers. (i-xii-noted in pen) ,1-303pp(304-noted in pen)305-306(307-noted in pen), plain grey printed wraps near fine with slight shelfwear. Bookseller Inventory # 2170 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Layton, Irving A Selection of Poems(SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) (Ottawa, Ont., Canada): Magnum Book Store (John Metcalf), 1992 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hos de commerce and twenty six are numbered and signed. A souvenir of the reading given by Irving Layton in the week of his eightieth birthday at Magnum Books in Ottawa to launch the publlication by the Porcupine's Quill Press of an expanded edition of Dance with Desire. This is #19/26. (12,i.pp),printed on rectos only,versos blank. Bookseller Inventory # 2163 Price: C$ 200.00 (approx. US$ 131.69)


Levay,Roxane (with Cyrano). Instead of Ecstasy (SIGNED) Erin,Ontario: Porcupine's Quill, 1977 Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. 79pp.,blue cloth in cream coloured dj with lovebird device. Signed by both "Roxane" and Cyrano. Numerous hand corrections by author within text. Two 1/4" tears to head of spine in a dj showing some discolouration . Bookseller Inventory # 2115 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Lochhead, Douglas. It Is All Around Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1960 Sewn. Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2206 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


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MacColl, Evan. Poems and Songs Toronto,Ont. Canada: Hunter,Rose and Co. 1883 Near Fine. First Edition. black and gold stamped green cloth ,360pp. a bright attractive copy with the very slightest of shelf wear to corners . Bookseller Inventory # 2136 Price: C$ 65.00 (approx. US$ 42.80)


Macdonald,G. F. Quaternaria: The Technology and Settlement Pattern of a Paleo-Indian Site at Debert, Nova Scotia Rome: Quaternaria, 1966 Wraps. Near Fine. Stapled Card Covers. an offprint, pages 59-74 , part o f" Quanternaria",VIII, Roma , 1966. Stapled in peach coloured light card covers. Bookseller Inventory # 2264 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


Macdonald,Wilson. The Song of the Prairie Land(SIGNED-of course) Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1923 Cloth. Fine. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Signed and Dated. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 2224 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Machar, Agnes Maule. The Thousand Islands Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1935 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. First Edition. Wraps. Black printed and illustrated geen card covers 16pp., fine but for a slight 1/8"x3/4" rub at the upper front corner A posthumous colletion from this patriotic poet of nature who wrote also under the name 'Fidelis'.Illustrated by J.E.H. Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2142 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


MacInnes,Tom. The Fool of Joy Toronto: McClellan, Goodchild and Stewart, 1918 Near Fine/Very Good/Near Fine. First Edition. Hard Cover. Red ribbed cloth , 83pp.(1),in fine condition with many pages unopened in a dust jacket sligtl faded on the spine. Quote by John W. Garvin printed on the front of the plain brown wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 2123 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


MacMurchy, Archibald. Canadian Literature Toronto: William Briggs, 1906 First. Hard Cover. 8vo . Maroon cloth with gilt leaf motif dec. on front cover.(i-ii)iii-v(vi-blank),1-234,235-236index,(2pp.-blank),very good with weak front hinge. Bookseller Inventory # 2223 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Maitland, Hugh. Calgary Adventure Toronto: Longmans Canada Ltd. 1964 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2177 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Maitland, Hugh. Hong Kong Adventure Toronto: Longmans Canada Ltd. 1964 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2176 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Maitland, Hugh. Madagascar Adventure Toronto: Longmans Canada Ltd. 1964 Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2178 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Malinowski,Bronislaw A Scientific Theory Of Culture Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1944 Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Hard Cover. Blue cloth wth green lettered spine ,(i-iv),v-ix (x) 228pp., Interior pages somewhat foxed as usual, in a bright unpriceclipped dj with chipping at spine extremities and two closed one inch tears. Preface by Huntington Cairns with ads for his "Theory of Legal Practice" and Ervin Hexner's "Studies in Legal Terminology" on dj backcover. Bookseller Inventory # 2146 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Marriott,Anne. Salt Marsh Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1942 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. First. Wraps. pictorial yellow card covers printed black,16pp. , showing 3/8" top corner fold starting ,but bright and clean otherwise. One of five hundred copies from a poet who won the G--G the year before . This is #100 in the Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books series. Illustrated by J.E.H. And Thoreau Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2144 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


La Marsh, Judy. A Very Political Lady (SIGNED) Toronto: M+S, 1979 Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2204 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Marshall,Joyce. A Private Place(SIGNED) (Ottawa): Oberon, 1975 Wraps. Near Fine. Signed by Author,(14-2-76). first paperback edition ( the first hardcover is quite uncommon ) of first book of stories. A tight and attractive copy , signed and dated. Bookseller Inventory # 2117 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Mathews,Robin. The Beginning of Wisdom Toronto,Ont.: Steel Rail Publishing, 1978 Very Good. First Edition. Large Format Paperback. (1-10)11-64pp.,in illustrated wraps. Tiny chip to spine bottom and previous owner signature on half title. Born in Smithers, British Columbia, Robin Mathews attended the University of British Columbia, the Ohio State University in the USA, and the University of Toronto in Ontario. He has lectured in Canada, the US, Britain, France, and Finland. His publications include books of poetry, plays, and short stories as well as books on the universities, library criticism, Canadian identity, Canadian intellectual history, and Canadian cultural ideals. He lives in Vancouver, B.C. and is an adjunct professor at the Carleton University in Ottawa and Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, B.C. Bookseller Inventory # 2272 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


Maugham, W. Somerset Theatre New York: Avon, 1944 perfect Bound. First Thus. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 2196 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


McCormack, Eric. First Blast of the Trumpet Against the Monstrous Regiment of Women (SIGNED) Toronto: Viking, 1997 Cloth. Near Fine. First. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. book shows slightest of shelfwear and a gentle bump to top of spine,in a fine unpriceclipped dj. Bookseller Inventory # 2191 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Mcewen,Jessie. Taltrees (SIGNED PRESENTATION) Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1949 Very Good/Good. First. Warmly inscribed to a Friend. newspaper clipping discoloration (single column) between tille page and verso of half title. the article,"Romance of Logging in Canadian's Novel", probably a 1949 review, lists the price as$3.25 -there is no price on the unclipped dj. that shows numerous chips and closed tears on edges. Inscribed "For my friend , Emily Keeley, Very sincerely, Jessie McEwen . May 1949" . Bookseller Inventory # 2226 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


McInnes,Tom. Rhymes of a Rounder New York: Broadway Publishing Co. 1913 Sewn. Very Good. First.Illustrated by Cover Design By "Pal" Hard Cover Gold and black stamped boards,front hinge starting with thumbprint grease stain on tp and pg. 42-43., otherwise a presentable copy of an uncommon book. Bookseller Inventory # 2208 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


McRoyd,Allan. Death in Costume New York: Greystone Press, 1940 Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2168 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Mitchell,David.and Duffy,Dennis. Bright Sunshine and a Brand New Country: Recollections of the Okanagan Valley 1890-1914 Victoria, B.C.: Aural History Program, 1979 Card Covers. Fine-As New. First. Large Format Paperback. 82 pages in illustrated wraps, with map end papers. Sound Heritage Vol. VIII, No. 3. Bookseller Inventory # 2282 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58))


Morton,B. R. Native Trees of Canada Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Minister of the Interior, 1917 Paper Covered Wraps. Very Good. Cover showing slight soiling and bottom front corner chip - internal contents tight and clean. Profusely illustrated with photos, maps and drawings. Bookseller Inventory # 2243 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46)


Munro,Kathryn. Tanager Feather Toronto,Ont. Canada: Ryerson Press, 1950 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First Edition. Wraps.Illustrated by J.E.H. And Thoreau Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2143 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


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Neatby, Hilda. The Debt of Our Reason Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1954 Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Card Covered. Red printed white card covers in same coloured dj, showing a small tear at the lower front flap - In an article published in Maclean’s in 1954, Neatby responded to her critics in the education profession:"Educators have surpassed themselves in the epithets applied to my scholarship, my style and my personality. They owed it to me, and to the public whose attention they have endeavoured to engage, to examine and to answer my arguments also, and to do so with accuracy and with fairness. This they have not done." Neatby went on to become Head of the History Department at the University of Saskatchewan in 1958. She received many honours and awards, including Companion of the Order of Canada (in the first year of the Order), election to the Royal Society of Canada, and several honorary degrees. She died in 1975. In 2000, she was commemorated in Canada Post’s Millennium Collection of stamps (from Univ. of Saskatchewan website). Bookseller Inventory # 2254 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Nichols, Ruby. Songs from Then and Now Toronto: Ryerson, 1947 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Illustrated Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books # 127. 7 unopened pages , light blue card covers illustrated in dark blue. Thoreau Macdonald reworking of a J.E.H. Macdonald design. An edition of 250 copes. Bookseller Inventory # 2160 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Nowlan, Michael (ed.). A Land, A People St. John's, Newfoundland: Breakwater, 1986 Sewn. Fine. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2228 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


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Oomen,Peter. Shelburne 1879-1978 Pictorial Essay Shelburne, Ontario: Sheldun Press, 1978 Wraps. Near Fine. First Edition. Stapled Card Covers. 100pp. of photographs in illustrated yellow car covers. Tiny bump to bottom corner and slight fading of spine, else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 2261 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Osborn,Margot, Frosty-Moon and Other Poems Toronto: Ryerson, 1946 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. One of 250 copies . 8pp. in black printed pink card covers designed by J.E.H. Macdonald and redrawn by Thoreau Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2153 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


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Perry,M. Eugenie. Song in the Silence and Other Poems Toronto: Ryerson, 1947 . Illustrated by J.E.H. And Thoreau Macdonald Bookseller Inventory # 2174 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Perry,Ruth B., Central Chebogue's Story 1970 Wraps. Stapled Card Covers. 56pp. in stapled illustrated white card covers, with photo illustrated end papers. Near fine with previous owner stamp on title page.Illustrated by Herb Deveau. Bookseller Inventory # 2256 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Petrie, Auldham R. The History of the Parish of Thorold in the Diocese of Niagara : 1801-1953 Thorold , Ontario: Centennial Booklet Committee-St. John the Evangelist 64 pages, profusely illustrated, in illustated stapled card covers. Two tape marks on upper inside back cover and slight spotting on title page else very good. Bookseller Inventory # 2285 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Pitigrilli. Cocaine San Francisco: And/Or Press, 1974 Perfect Bound. Near Fine. Illustrated Wraps. Ludlow Hip/Pocket edition. Bright black,red and white illustrated yellow wraps ( three cobras circling a powder filled container)Illustrated by Jim Osborne .(i-viii),263pp., slight rubbing showing on cover with light residue of marker over price on back cover, otherwise bright and clean. Bookseller Inventory # 2155 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63)


Plato. Phaedo; or,The Immortality of the Soul New York: Hurst & Company Sewn. Very Good. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2180 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75)


Pratt,E.J., Illustrated by H.D.Wallace Brebeuf and His Brethren Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada, 1940 Near Fine/G/VG. Signed Limited Edition. #100/500 signed in slipcase. A near fine copy of the book in a slipcase showing some wear to extremities. Illustrated by H.D.Wallace. Bookseller Inventory # 2229 Price: C$ 100.00 (approx. US$ 65.84)


Pratt, Lenore. Midwinter Thaw Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1948 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chapbooks #128. One of an edition of 250 copies. Cover illustration is a reworking of a J.E.H. Macdaonald design by Thoreau Macdonald. Bookseller Inventory # 2173 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


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Rashley,R.E. Portrait and Other Poems Toronto: Ryersonn Press, 1953 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Printed Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chapbooks #151. One of 350 copies. plain brown printed wraps with conifer and sky device ,8pp. Bookseller Inventory # 2157 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Ray,Cyril(ed.). The Compleat Imbiber 7 London, England: Studio Vista Limited, 1964 Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. Small stamp sized pen scribble at top of half-title else fine. 224 profusely illustrated pages. Illustrated by Charles Hasler. Bookseller Inventory # 2210 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Reeves,James. Exploits of Don Quixote London and Glasgow: Blackie, 1959 Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. Gilt stamped illustrated red cloth in bright unpriceclipped dj with slightest of wear to corners. Colour illustrated endpapers with 12 colour and numerous b+w illustrations throughout text by Edward Ardizzone. A pretty book. Bookseller Inventory # 2289 Price: C$ 50.00 (approx. US$ 32.92)


Reynolds,Dickson. Gold in Mosquito Creek New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1946 Hard Cover. G/VG/G/VG. First Edition. Illustrated by Grattan Condon. Book shows a light lower front corner bump, a two inch stain on the pper front corner of back 30 pp., and a dusty top ege in a jacket showing closed tears and chips to extremities with a 1/4" chip at head of spine where the letter "R" in Reynolds once was. The top of the back flap and back top of dj (1/2"x3") stained. Original bookseller silver dollar- sized stamp on lower rfep(rear free end paper)-"The James Texts Ltd. 179-183 Front St.- Phone-WO8-6775-Belleville, Ont. Bookseller Inventory # 2234 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


Riddell,John. Transitions Toronto,Ont.: Aya Press, 1980 Printer Wrappers-sewn. First Trade Edition. Paperback. One of an edition of 500 copies of this large colourful collection of visual and concrete poetry. No pagination (150pp.) A fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2231 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Roberts, Jim. From an Argument I've Taken with Me Don Mills,Ont.: Wolsak and Wynn, 2000 perfect Bound. Fine. First. Wrappers. Illustrated by Ji m Roberts. Bookseller Inventory # 2230 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58) )


Rooke,Leon Daddy Stump (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Magnum Book Store (John Metcalf), 1991 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hors de commerce and tweny six are numbered and signed. This is #24/26. Published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf and held at Magnum Books. Rooke read on May 26,1991 . Bookseller Inventory # 2164 Price: C$ 150.00 (approx. US$ 98.76))


Room, Adrian Naming Names: Stories of Pseudonyms and Name Changes with a Who's Who Jefferson,N.C.: McFarland & Co. 1981 Hard Cover. First Edition. (i-ii),iii-ix,(xi),349pp. Gilt lettered green cloth. Near fine-tight and clean- but lacking jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 2270 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Ruddy, Anne C. From Tenderfoot To Scout Toronto: William Briggs, 1911 Good +. First Canadian. Hard Cover. (1-6),7-297pp., green ribbed cloth with photo-illustration pastedown on cover. front hinge starting and a few pages with greased finger marks not interfering with text , Christmas gift inscription dated 1911 on ffep .Externally bright and clean. Bookseller Inventory # 2205 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05))


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Schoemperlen, Diane. Frog & Other Stories Kingston,Ont.: Quarry Press, 1986 Very Good. First Edition. Wrappers. Light coloured illustrated card covers lightly rubbed with no interior marks. There was no hard cover edition of this work. This is Schoemperlen's second book-the first was" Double Exposures" published by Coach House in 1984. Frog & Other Stories won the Writers' Guild of Alberta Award. She has since won the Governor General's Award for "Forms of Devotion",in 1998. Bookseller Inventory # 2236 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75))


Scott,Frederick George. The Unnamed Lake and Other Poems Toronto: William Briggs, 1897 Sewn. Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2214 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05))


Scott, Joanna Fading. My Parmacheene Belle New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1987 Sewn. Very Good/Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2216 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


Segy, Ladislas. African Sculpture New York: Dover, 1958 Sewn. Near Fine. First Edition. Large Format Paperback. Light coloured illustrated cover slightly yellowed, fine internally. Many photos by author. 34pp of text and 163 full page illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 2220 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Shaw,Margaret Mason. He Conquered Death. The Story of Frederick Grant Banting(SIGNED) Toronto: Macmillan, 1946 Good/Very Good. First Edition. Hard Cover. Signed on Title Page. Red cloth ,gilt spine and front cover lettering,(16pp.)111pp.(3pp.) Book in very good condition showing very slight rubbing at spine edge, in an unpriceclipped jacket showing minor rubbing at edges,slightly sunned spine ,with a couple of 1/4" chips misssing at head and tail of spine. Illustrated with black and white reproductions of photographs and three of Banting's paintings. An attractive autographed copy wriitten by a research assistant in the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research where the author worked under Dr. Banting for eleven years. Bookseller Inventory # 2120 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63))


Sir Thomas White. Essays of Francis Bacon, Lord Verulam Montreal: Privately Printed, 1945 Hard Cover. Very Good. First Limited Edition. Slight canting to spine and front free endpaper removed. Newsprint discolouration on pp. 50 +51 - Globe and Mail clipping from 31/12/45 inserted containing poem by White titled "The Atomic Bomb (New Mexico,June 16,1945)". One of an edition of 500 copies. Bookseller Inventory # 2277 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Smart,Elizabeth. Autobiographies Vancouver: William Hoffer/Tanks, 1987 Perfect Bound. Near Fine. First Trade Edition. Illustrated Wraps. Bookseller Inventory # 2154 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Smith,Ronald Gregor. Martin Buber London, England: The Carey Kingsgate Press Limited, 1966 Paperback. The Makers of Contemporary Theology series. 45pp., plain grey wraps with what appears to be an added typed paper label on front cover.Near Fine. Other books in series included studies of Paul Tillich,Rudolf Bultmann,Dietrich Bonhoeffer,Teilhard De Chardin, and Gabriel Marcel. Series edited by Rev. Professor D. E. Nineham and Rev. E. H. Robertson. Bookseller Inventory # 2145 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58))


Steinbeck, John. Positano Salerno,Italy: Ente Provinciale Per Il Turisimo, 1954 Card Covers. Very Good. First Seperate Edition. Wrappers. This uncommon first edition of a story first published in Harpaar's Bazaar,May 1953. Internally clean and bright , with a dime sized coffe spash stain to front cover ,not affecting text. The fore-edge is half stained a light coffee colour but only migrated about one millimeter onto page edges and not affecting text (actually barely perceptible-takes a good close look). The story of a scary "hired driver" ride from Rome to Positano followed by an intersting local history and a look at some local characters , ending with a drunken turkey on the lamb. (i-iv)5-30,2 pp. blank, in illustrated cream coloured wraps. Bookseller Inventory # 2151 Price: C$ 250.00 (approx. US$ 164.61))


Stewart,Jr.,George. Evenings in the Library: Bits of Gossip About Books and Those Who Wrote Them St. John,N.B.: R.A.H.Morrow, 1878 Sewn. Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2213 Price: C$ 75.00 (approx. US$ 49.38))


Stooke, E. M. Dick's Retriever London, England: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1921 Very Good. Later Printing. Bookseller Inventory # 2238 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Stringer,Arthur. New York Nocturnes Toronto,Ont. Canada: Ryerson Press, 1948 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. First Edition. Wraps. black decorated and prnted blue wrappers designed by J.E.H.and redrawn by Thoreau Macdonald. 12pp., Ryerson Poetry Chap-books #132. Limited to five hundred copies. Four pages unopened. Bookseller Inventory # 2141 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88))


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Thomas, Audrey. Blown Figures Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1974 Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. Slight dust soiling to white spine and rear panel of dj. Beautiful dj illustration -Claude Breeze's "Lovers in a Landscape No. 7" . Bookseller Inventory # 2241 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05))


Thomson, Virgil. Virgil Thomson London, England: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1967 Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # 2198 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Tucker,Terry. The False Ebony Tree: A Story of Bermuda Witchcraft Hamilton, Bermuda: The Bermuda Historical Society, 1970 Third Printing. 197pp.+3pp ads. Illustrated yellow wraps in very good condition with slight scuff affecting botton of letter "T" on front cover and small chip to base of spine else very bright and tight. Illustrated by Terry Tucker Bookseller Inventory # 2244 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58))


Turnbull,Gael. Dusters (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION) Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Magnum Book Store (John Metcalf), 1992 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. Limited First Edition. Signed by Author. 81/2"x11". Published in an edition of thirty copies of which four are hors de commerce and twenty six are numbered and signed. Published as a fundraiser for a reading series organized by John Metcalf and held at Magnum Books, This is #4/26. (14pp.), printed on rectos only. Bookseller Inventory # 2165 Price: C$ 150.00 (approx. US$ 98.76))


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Van Aarsdael. Quotation Puzzles. A Book of Numerical Enigmas Based on Quotations from Well-Known Authors New York: Minton,Balch and Company, 1924 Very Good/Very Good. Hard Cover. Blue cloth with dark blue stamped letters with pencil holder loop bound into back boards. Second printing ,Dec.1924. unpaginated (112pp.-50 puzzles) . dj complete showing minor edgewear and discolouration on spine. MIssing original pencil. Five of the puzzles have been partially worked in pencil. Bookseller Inventory # 2122 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Verney,Richard Grenville (Lord Willoughby De Broke). Hunting the Fox London, England: Constable, 1921 Very Good. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Sun faded spine with slight foxing (appropriately!) to preliminary pages. Last 50 pages unopened. Red cloth with gilt titles,137pp. Bookseller Inventory # 2232 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75))


Vittorini,Elio. Conversations in Sicily London, England: Lindsay Drummond,Ltd. And Wilfrid David, 1948 Card Covers. G/VG/G/VG. First Edition. Hard Cover. Cream cloth ,slightly rubbed at extremities, with two pages showing signs of careless opening . Dj with chips missing at edges and sticker removal scar on front with front flap overzelously priceclipped. 163pp.,translated by Wilfrid David and introduced by Stephen Spender. Bookseller Inventory # 2137 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


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Walmsley,Leo. Lancashire and Yorkshire London, England: Collins, 1951 Good Only. First. Bookseller Inventory # 2148 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88))


Watson,W. R. My Desire (SIGNED) Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1935 Sewn. Very Good/Good. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2227 Price: C$ 25.00 (approx. US$ 16.46))


Watson,Wilfred. Friday's Child London, England: Faber and Faber, 1955 Near Fine/VeryGood. First Edition of First Book. Hard Cover. red cloth with gilt lettered spine in unpriceclipped ,unchipped dj showing slight fading on the spine. Bookseller Inventory # 2121 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05))


Way, Ronald L. And Way, Beryl W. The Day of Crysler's Farm:November 11,1813 and The Upper Canada Village Story Morrisburg, Ontario: The Ontario-St. Lawrence Development Commission Very Good. 51 pages in illustrated stapled card covers. With slight thumb bend indents on back pages and light edgewear. Profusely Illustrated in colour and b+w. Bookseller Inventory # 2287 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88))


Wayman,Tom. Living on the Ground : Tom Wayman Country Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1980 Card Covers. First Edition. Signed By Author on Tp. large format paperback , very good with top back corner showing fold crease, and slight discolouration on photo illustrated covers. Bookseller Inventory # 2126 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


Webb,Paddy. Between Two Fires Montreal: Delta, 1971 Card Covers. Very Good. ownership signature, . Bookseller Inventory # 2119 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17) )


Weinreich, Max. Hitler's Professors : The Part of Scholarship in Germany's Crimes Aganst the Jewish People New York: Yiddish Scientific Institute, 1946 Sewn in Card Covers. Very Good. First. Wrappers. All round edgewear as usual with the oversized boards on this edition. 291pp.+(1)pp. pub. ads. Stiff grey printed paper wraps with top corner of blank ffep clipped and spine darkened but internally unmarked and clean. Bookseller Inventory # 2203 Price: C$ 35.00 (approx. US$ 23.05))


Wensley, Amelia, At Summer's End Toronto: Ryerson, 1941 Stapled Card Covers. Fine. First. Illustrated Wrappers. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books #95. Bright yellow card covers illustrated in black . The cover design is by J.E.H. Macdonald. An edition of 250 copies. Bookseller Inventory # 2161 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


Wiebe, Rudy. The Temptations of Big Bear Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1973 Hard Cover. Very Good/G/VG. First Edition. Unpriceclipped dj showing some rubbing and short closed tears with a marker line coveing the price on inside flap. Top edge of book slightly dust marked. Bookseller Inventory # 2251 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17))


Wiggs O'Neil, Sperry Cline, Gordon Robinson and Stanley Rough. Time And Place: Stories of Northern British Columbia Prince Rupert Daily News Ltd. 1958 Wraps. Stapled Card Covers. Signed By Robinson and Rough. One sheet of 1983 issue of Ingot with full page Gordon Robinson retirement article laid in. (i-vi),53pp. black printed stapled cream card covers near fine with previous owner's name and date on dedication page. Gordon Robinson and Stanley Rough have signed same page. Bookseller Inventory # 2260 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88))


Wilkinson,A.W. The Drawings of Henry (SIGNED) Alhambra, California: Borden Publishing Co. 1970 Large Format Paperback. Near Fine. First. Signed Presentation from Author. 4to,stapeled card covers,no pagination(48pp.) a warm presentation inscription to english prof. in Ottawa ,1977.very slight wear to extremities o/w fine. Bookseller Inventory # 2113 Price: C$ 30.00 (approx. US$ 19.75))


Willmott,Rev.Robert Aris. Pleasures, Objects,and Advantages of Literature. A Discourse London, England: Thomas Bosworth, 1852 Cloth. G/VG. Second Edition, Revised. Hard Cover. Note to the second edition -dated may18,1852 , Preface to the first edition dated April 3,1851. Bookseller Inventory # 2118 Price: C$ 45.00 (approx. US$ 29.63))


Wilson, Helen Dacey, Tales from Barrett's Landing Toronto/Montreal: McClelland and Stewart, 1964 Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. Signed By Author. Light blue illustrated cloth coverd boards in a very good dj with one 1/2" closed tear and very minor chipping at spine extremities. An attractive copy signed by the author and with the ownership signature of Canadian historian Ruth MacKenzie in pencil on front free end paper with date-Dec. 1964. Illustrated with b+w drawings by Grant Munro . Bookseller Inventory # 2284 Price: C$ 15.00 (approx. US$ 9.88)


Winks, Robin W. Recent Trends and New Literature in Canadian History Washington, D.C.: American Historical Association's Servoce Center for Teachers of History, 1959 Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. First Edition. 56 pages in light blue printed wraps. Fading to bottom 1/2" of front cover else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 2286 Price: C$ 10.00 (approx. US$ 6.58)


Wood,Kerry The Sanctuary Red Deer, Alberta: Self Published, 1952 Paperback with French Flaps. Very Good. First Edition. Sewn Paperback. Signed By Author on Ffep. 105pp. , externally near fine but the pages are somewhat toasted . Bookseller Inventory # 2125 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)


Wyle,Florence Poems Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1959 Sewn. Very Good. First. Hard Cover. One of an edition of250 copies. Chapbook #188 in the Ryerson Poetry Chapbook series. Bookseller Inventory # 2207 Price: C$ 20.00 (approx. US$ 13.17)



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