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The Black Queen Stories.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Lester & Orpen Dennys.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26075

ISBN: 0919630243

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 165 pp. Ecru cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Signed, with a dedication, by the author on the title page. A collection of 14 short stories, 9 of which had been previously published in various literary journals or periodicals. The book shows mild wear to the spine tail. Previous owner's gift inscription on the front free end paper. The unclipped dust jacket has mild wear to the spine tips and a closed tear on the bottom front fore corner with associated creasing.; Signed by Author View more info

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Stone Blind Love.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Exile Editions / Stoddart.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25251

ISBN: 0920428819

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; (8) - 115 - (5) pp. A collection of 41 poems that Northrop Frye described as being ". . . an elegy on the death of a mother . . . a representation of human existence . . . a most impressive achievement". Signed by the author on the title page. The poems are printed on the rectos only (right hand pages) with the verso (left hand pages) being blank and the paper is a warm cream colour. The cover art is by Claire Weissman Wilks. Previous owner's name written on the head margin of the first (half title) page.; Signed by Author View more info

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As Close as We Came.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Exile Editions / Stoddart.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25252

ISBN: 0920428444

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 115 - (5) pp. A collection of poems that Northrop Frye described as being ". . . What seemed like prosaic statements come to resonate with repeated rereading, and become a poignant drama of precariousness of life in a world devoted to death". Signed by the author with an dedication on the title page. The poems are printed on the rectos only (right hand pages) with the verso (left hand pages) being blank and the paper is a warm cream colour. The cover art is by Claire Weissman Wilks. A "With the Compliments of the Canada Council" stamp is on the first blank pa... View more info

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Hogg: The Seven Last Words.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McArthur.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26087

ISBN: 1552782468

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 23 x 16 cm.; (14) - 151 - (11) pp. Glossy card stock covers with french folded fore edge flaps. First edition as per the copyright page and signed on the title page with an inscription by the author. A collection of poems about Hogg who is "known to be ambling through histories and cities without apparent purpose but secretly in search of passionate adventure, telling his stories in poems continuing to create himself". Minor edge wear and light scuffing (best seen in reflected light) to the covers. ; Signed by Author View more info

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A Kiss Is Still a Kiss (and other stories).

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Little Brown and Company.: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25319

ISBN: 0316124761

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 11 cm.; 370 - (6) pp. Light tan cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Signed on the title page by the author. A collection of 12 stories, several of which had been previously published in various literary journals. All have been revised for this collected work. The text block edges and page margins are lightly tanned as seems to be common with this book. Otherwise both the book and the unclipped dust jacket are fine.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Way the Angel Spreads Her Wings.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Lester & Orpen Dennys.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26073

ISBN: 0886191076

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 296 pp. Light ecru cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Stated first edition from the copyright page. Signed by the author in his distinctive style on the title page. Both the book and the unclipped dust jacket show a mere whisper of wear to the spine tips, otherwise fine.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Hogg Poems and Drawings.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario., General Publishing.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25398

ISBN: 0773600663

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; vii -(1) - 143 - (7) pp. The text is pribnted on the rectos (right hand) pages only with the paper being a fine arts etching paper. The 16 drawings are reproduced in full colour on a coated stock, again on the rectos only. Signed by the author, with an inscription to the previous owner, on the the title page. Another previous owner's name on the half title page. The spine and the adjacent cover margins are faded and the spine shows mild wear.; Signed by Author View more info

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When Things Get Worst.

By: Callaghan, Barry.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Little, Brown and Company.: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25399

ISBN: 0316124648

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 191 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First printing and so stated on the copyright page. Signed by the author in his usual manner, with his printed name crossed out, on the title page. The dust jacket is not clipped with the price on the front flap.; Signed by Author View more info