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Talking.

By: Webb, Phyllis.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Quadrant Editions.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27112

ISBN: 0864950128

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 153 pp. From the back cover: "Talking is a chorus of rare delights, with new poems and seminal discussions of the poetic process alongside radio talks on writers and writing. Also included is her lovingly rendered and deeply moving account of the correspondence between Lilo Berliner and renowned anthropologist Wilson Duff". The cover art work is from a painting by Ghitta Caiserman-Roth. View more info

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Bitter Sweet Taste of Maple.

By: Werbowski, Tecia.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Williams-Wallace Publishers.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18368

ISBN: 0887950299

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 70 pp. Off white linen cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Werbowski's first novel about the ". . . lives of twelve women who work in a social service agency . . . Originally from Europe . . .". Signed by the author on the title page with a warm and personal inscription. The dust jacket shows mild shelf wear and is age toned (browned) on the head margins.; Signed by Author View more info

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Nostalgic Short Stories.

By: White, Hants.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Lakeside, California., Merit Publishing Company.: 1974

Seller ID: 4317

Condition: Good+


16mo - 15.5 x 11.5 cm.; 154 pp. Nine short stories some of which are set in New Brunswick, Canada. White also wrote "Potatoes Without Gravy", "Snowball" and "Mr. Manager". This small volume has a green and white cover that has some light wear and creases with mild soiling. View more info

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Worlds Apart: Six Prize-Winning Plays.

By: Williams, Norman.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., The Copp Clark Publishing Company.: 1956

Seller ID: 31263

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 16.5 cm.; xii - 203 pp. Cream white cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine and a reproduction of the author's signature in black on the front board. Illustrated with 4 full page black and white photographs from the play productions. Three page preface by Herbert Whittaker. The six plays are "A Battle of Wits", "The King Decides", "Dreams", "The Mountain", "Protest" and "Night of Storm". The book has very minor wear to the edges of the boards and there are glue stains (from a book plate of some sort) on the front paste down end paper. Otherwise the book is clean with a... View more info

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Worlds Apart: Six Prize-Winning Plays.

By: Williams, Norman.

Price: $13.05

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., The Copp Clark Publishing Company.: 1956

Seller ID: 31264

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 16.5 cm.; xii - 203 pp. Cream white cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine and a reproduction of the author's signature in black on the front board. Illustrated with 4 full page black and white photographs from the play productions. Three page preface by Herbert Whittaker. The six plays are "A Battle of Wits", "The King Decides", "Dreams", "The Mountain", "Protest" and "Night of Storm". The book has very minor wear to the edges of the boards. Otherwise the book is clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket has minor wear to the head and tail edges, the front flap fol... View more info

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The Northland Ontario.

By: Williamson, O. T. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1948

Seller ID: 24052

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 110 pp. Aqua blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering (faded) on spine. First published in 1946, this is the second printing. A delightful black and white frontis illustration plus chapter headpieces (similarly delightful) by Evan Macdonald. The externals show only mild wear. An ink blotch (from a fountain pen?) is noted on page 5 and it does obscure two letters of text in the tail margin. Otherwise very clean with a sound and solid binding. View more info

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Bert & Belle: The Scam - The Murder - The Romance.

By: Wilson, Ken.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Doculink International.: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7790

ISBN: 0973254505

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 225 pp. Second printing. "Delbert Beaumont and Mabel Penny unknowingly needed each other. . . . The naive, unworldly, handsome young man with youthful innocence encounters an extremely beautiful, wealthy, street-wise widow . . . ." Inscribed on title page by author. Minor wear to the cover edges. Wilson's first novel, though he has written poetry and short stories. He resides in the Lanark Highlands of rural Ontario.; Signed by Author View more info

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Dandelion. Volume 15, Number 1. Spring / Summer 1988.

By: Wiseman, Christopher: and John McDermid. (editors).

Price: $5.20

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta., Dandelion Magazine Society: 1988

Seller ID: 16726

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 120 pp. A twice yearly publication of poetry, fiction and art. Contents: Poems by Patrick Friesen, Marlene Philip, Daniel David Moses, Joan Hoogland, Arthur Clark, Harold Rhenisch, Deborah Godin, Edward S. Kuris, John Barton, G. P. Lainsbury, Jan Zwucky, and LaVerne Adams; Visual Art by Dulcie Foo Fat, Eve Koch, Al Stinson, and Brice Statham; Fiction by Debra Purdy, Brian Burke, and Martin B. Sherman. Slight soiling and wear to the covers. View more info

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Tourists.

By: Wright, Richard B.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Macmillan.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24618

ISBN: 0771598254

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; [10] - 180 pp. Black paper over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The spine tips have a whisper of shelf wear at the spine tips as does the unclipped dust jacket. Otherwise, 'tis fine.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Torontonians.

By: Young, Phyllis Brett.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Toronto,Ontario., Longmans, Green and Company.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32543

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 320 pp. Red cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Stated first edition on the copyright page. Minor wear to the spine tips, otherwise clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket has minor wear to the edges, closed tears of 2cm in the tail and head edges of the front panel at the spine and some rubbing on the folds. View more info