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SKETCHES FROM A LIBRARY WINDOW

By: Anderton, Basil

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1923

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 1265


182 pages; Green cloth covered boards with gilt printing and decoration, corners bumped, previous owner's name on FFEP. Untrimmed fore and bottom edges. This is a study of a few of the authors beloved tomes. View more info

TRIAL OF A CITY AND OTHER VERSE

By: Birney, Earle

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1952

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 2225


DJ in mylar. DJ is soiled with tears and chipping, some pieces missing top of spine and back. Heavily marked on FFEP, BFEP, front and back boards in pencil and ink. View more info

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Jocoseria

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10720


Red cloth boards with mitred corners show light wear, some spotting, spine faded. Small piece missing top first page of advertisements at back ; A tight solid book, hinges intact, gilt titles on spine still bright ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 143 + ads pages View more info

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Dramatic Idyls second series

By: BROWNING, Robert

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10728


Brown cloth covered boards with mitered corners, show some fraying head & tail of spine. Some foxing first couple of pages and last couple of pages as well as page edges ; A bright solid, book, hinges intact; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 147 pages View more info

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In Flanders Field And Other Poems of the First World War

By: Busby, Brian John (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Arcturus Pub: 2005

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 18577


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar.; 7.20 X 5 X 0.80 inches; 192 pages; A collection of poetry written by 30 poets during WWI, honouring the service of those who suffered and died. View more info

We Wasn't Pals Canadian Poetry and Prose of the First World War

By: Callaghan, Barry & Bruce Meyer & Margaret Atwood

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Exile Editions: 2001

Seller ID: 13771


Some creasing & rippling of card covers with french flaps, remainder mark bottom page edges; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 0.9 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 264 pages; Ignored by critics and readers of the time, these poems were written by Canadians who witnessed the horror of World War I first-hand, forming an anthology in which the forgotten experiences of a decade are finally remembered. View more info

Later Poems

By: Carman, Bliss

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1923

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 13069


Only light wear and spotting to light blue cloth covered boards ; Dark green stamped art and gilt titles front and spine - an attractive book, B&W frontispiece with tissue guard ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 203 pages View more info

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The Fighting Race and Other Poems and Ballads

By: Clarke, Joseph I. C.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New York, The American News Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18398


Green cloth covered boards show some shelf wear, small corner bumps and light soiling. ; A tight solid book. Top edges gilt, fore and bottom edges untrimmed, laid paper. Gilt stamped titles front and spine. ; 207 pages View more info

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THE OWL BEHIND THE DOOR

By: Cooperman, Stanley; Gord Oglan illustrator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12751


DJ shows some edge wear with short tears, stylized ink stamp on FFEP ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages View more info

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Sourdough and Gold Dust

By: Fleming, Everett Samuel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Diggon's Presses: 1954

Seller ID: 15197


Light edge wear and soil to yellow card covers ; This stapled wraps chap book was 'prepared especially for the International Sourdough Re-union in Vancouver, August 16-18, 1954. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 14 pages; Fleming describes himself as 'a sometime parson in the Klondike'. View more info

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The Terrible Rain The War Poets 1939 - 1945

By: Gardner, Brian (Editor)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18147


DJ shows light shelf wear, light chipping and light soiling, corners bumped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages View more info

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Bettina und Achim von Arnim Eine fast romantische Ehe (Paare) (German Edition)

By: Gersdorff, Dagmar von

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Berlin, Rowohlt: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14441


Signed by Author; Only slight wear to dust jacket; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Text in German ; B&W Illustrations; 0.87 x 8.11 x 5.2 Inches; 206 pages; "Arnim (1781 – 1831) was influenced by the earlier writings of Goethe and Herder, from which he learned to appreciate the beauties of German traditional legends and folk songs. Forming a collection of these, published the result (1806–1808), in collaboration with Clemens Brentano under the title Des Knaben ... View more info

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Life on the Creeks Hard Luck Tales of a Yukon Gold Miner

By: Holloway, Samuel D.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Whitehorse YK, Throndiuck Enterprises: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17449


Light shelfwear to yellow card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; A poetry book honouring gold and placer miners everywhere. View more info

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Vignettes of Vancouver and Some Vagrant Verses

By: Hood, Robert Allison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Education Services Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17281


DJ is soiled, torn with chipping and large areas missing head and tail of DJ spine.; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 84 pages; Poems about Vancouver, British Columbia and the surrounding area. View more info

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Yeats' Ireland an illustrated anthology

By: Kiely, Benedict

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Aurum Press Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 16155


Light wear to extremities, a little sticker damage on front free end paper. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.80 X 7.60 X 0.90 inches; 192 pages; A lovely illustrated book of Yeat's poetry with some commentary by Kiely. View more info