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Cabbagetown.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ontario., Simon & Schuster / Pocket Books.: 1971

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25203

ISBN: 671774654

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; 368 pp. First published in 1950 by Ryerson Press of Toronto in an abridged form, this is the first Pocket Book edition and the first unabridged soft cover edition and so stated on the copyright page. Signed by the author with his full name, and with a dedication inscription on the half title page. The author's preface from 1968 is present also. Both the cover and the text pages show mild age-toning or browning and the cover edge also show some mild wear. Otherwise clean and tight.; Signed by Author View more info

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Storm Below.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Collins.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25425

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; ix - (3) - 227 - (1) pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. A first edition of the author's first book. The spine tips show mild wear and the head edges of the boards are sun faded. The unlipped and priced ($3.00) dust jacket is chipped on the head and tail edges with wear on the spine tips, more so on the spine top. The back flap of the dust jacket has an advertisement for Bertram Brooker's "The Robber". The interior of the book is clean and the binding is firm and solid. View more info

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One Damn Thing After Another. (An Autobiography).

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McGraw-Hill Ryerson.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29027

ISBN: 0070776180

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 293 pp. Brown cloth over boards with green gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. From the dust jacket: ". . . the account of a Cabbagetown boy trying to get somewhere, trying to make it, with nothing more than talent and determination." Minor shelf wear to the spine tips and a mild bump on the bottom front fore corner. The unclipped (and unpriced) dust jacket has mild wear to the edges and some general though light scuffing. View more info

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Hugh Garner's Best Stories.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28995

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; (8) - 254 pp. Pale yellow cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. A collection of 24 of Hugh Garner's short stories selected from Canadian, English and American magazines. Twelve of the stories in this collection have never been published in book form prior to this edition. The book shows mild shelf wear to the spine tips and some light tanning or browning of the end papers. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The unclipped and unpriced dust jacket has minor wear and light scuffing and with 2 small closed tears in the f... View more info

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A Nice Place to Visit.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29028

ISBN: 0770003222

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm; 255 pp. Pale olive green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per copyright page. Minor wear to spine head, else near fine. The unclipped dust jacket has minor wear to the spine tips and the fore corners and a 1.5 cm closed tear in the head egde on the front. View more info

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The Intruders,

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McGraw-Hill Ryerson.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29009

ISBN: 0070822291

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 328 pp. Olive coloured paper with a faux cloth appearance over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Once called "an upated Cabbagetown" with reference to Garner's earlier work, this novel is set in a 1974 Cabbagetown. Mild wear to the tail edges of the boards and the spine tips and with bumps to the two top fore corners. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket is worn on the edges and scuffed/rubb ed on the fold lines. View more info

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A Hugh Garner Omnibus.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McGraw-Hill Ryerson.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29010

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (16) - 752 pp. Glossy black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Remainder mark on the text block head edge and a previous owner's name on the front free end paper. The clipped dust jacket has minor wear to the head edge. Contents: Novel - "Cabbagetown"; Short Stories - "The Conversion of Willie Heaps", "One. Two, Three Little Indians", "A Trip for Mrs. Taylor", "Artsy-Craftsy", "A Short Walk Home", "Step'n-a-Half"; Journalism - "A Loyalist Soldier Returns to Spain"; Short Stories - "A Man... View more info

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The Legs of the Lame and Other Stories.

By: Garner, Hugh.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Borealis Press.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29011

ISBN: 0919594

Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; (8) - 167 pp. Bright green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Fourteen stories in this collection, some of which were read on CBC Radio and others published in various literary periodicals. Contents: "The Legs of the Lame", "Wait Until You're Asked", "Moving Day", "See You in September", "The Man With the Musical Tooth", "Losers Weepers", "The Predestined Death of Samuel Glover", "Jacks or Better, Jokers Wild", "The Customer Is Always Right", "Station Break", "The Old Man's L... View more info