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Jojo.

By: Caron, Roger.

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Stoddart Publishing.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29035

ISBN: 0773722084

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 180 pp. Cream coloured paper over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Both the book and the dust jacket (unclipped and unpriced) have minor wear to their spine heads and the head edge of the jacket's front panel and the board adjacent to the spine. Otherwise, fine and the book has the appearance and feel of having never been used. View more info

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The Man in the Closet.

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $12.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Penguin / Viking.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24498

ISBN: 0670847771

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [3] - 177 pp. Two tone cloth (blue on boards, black on spine) with blue lettering on spine. Translated from the original French of 1991, "L'homme dans le placard", by Sheila Fischman. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The dust jacket is unclipped with the $22.99 price present.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Lament of Charlie Longsong.

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Penguin / Viking.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24499

ISBN: 0670873500

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [8] - 260 pp. Cream coloured cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Translated from the original French of 1996, "Petit homme tornade", by Sheila Fischman. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The dust jacket is unclipped with the $22.99 price present. The top fore corners of both front and back boards are bumped with that reflected in the dust jacket.; Signed by Author View more info

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They Won't Demolish Me!

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24500

ISBN: 088784328X

Condition: Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; [6] - 134 pp. Translated from the original French of 1973, "Le deux-millième étage", by Sheila Fischman. First soft cover edition and first printing simultaneous with the hard cover edition from Anansi. Signed by the author on the title page. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover. The binding is cocked (spine lean) and the cover margins and spine are age darkened or tanned.; Signed by Author View more info

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La Guerre, Yes Sir!

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24501

ISBN: 0887843107

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; [8] - 113 pp. Translated from the original French of 1968 by Sheila Fischman. This is the second English printing from July of 1970. Signed by the author on the title page. Previous owner's name on the first blank page. The book shows mild shelf wear to the externals and the spine is a tad darkened. The text pages are age toned or browned on the margins. Otherwise clean and tight. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Is It the Sun, Philibert?

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24502

ISBN: 0887843107

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; [6] - 100 pp. Translated from the original French, "Il est par là, le soliel" of 1970 by Sheila Fischman. This novel completes the "La Guerre . . ." trilogy. This is the first English edition and printing published simultaneously with the hard cover by Anansi. Signed by the author on the title page. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover. The book shows mild shelf wear to the externals and the spine is a tad darkened as well as being slightly cocked (spine lean).; Signed by Author View more info

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Floralie, Where Are You?

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24503

ISBN: 0887843174

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; [12] - 108 pp. Translated from the original French, "Floralie, ou est tu?" of 1969 by Sheila Fischman. The second novel in the "La Guerre . . ." trilogy. This is the first English edition and printing published simultaneously with the hard cover by Anansi. Signed by the author on the title page. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover. The book shows mild shelf wear to the externals, the spine is a tad darkened as well as being slightly cocked (spine lean) and the text pages are age toned or darkened on the margins.; Signed by Author View more info

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Prayers of a Very Wise Child.

By: Carrier, Roch.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Penguin / Viking.: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24504

ISBN: 0670873500

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; [8] - 168 pp. Two tone cloth (cream on boards with blue on spine) with cream lettering on spine. Translated from the original French of 1988, "Prières d'un enfant très très sage", by Sheila Fischman. A collection of 16 short stories or "prayers" by Roch. First edition and second printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The dust jacket is unclipped with the $19.99 price present.; Signed by Author View more info

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Streethearts.

By: Christy, Jim.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Simon & Pierre.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29024

ISBN: 0889241104

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 197 pp. Two-tone beige/black cloth over boards with beige on the boards and black on the spine with beige lettering on the spine. A first edition, from the copyright page, of Christy's first novel. The book has some mild shelf rubbing on the spine tail while the inclipped dust jacket has mild edge wear along with 2 closed tears in the head edge. View more info

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Beatrice Chancy.

By: Clarke, George Elliott.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia., Polestar Book Publishers.: 1999

Seller ID: 26936

ISBN: 1896095941

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 157 - (3) pp. This is the second printing from the same year as when first published. A drama about slavery in Nova Scotia, termed a "passional" by the publisher. The fore corners of the covers show a trace of wear, otherwise fine. View more info

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Mean Boy.

By: Coady, Lynn.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Doubleday Canada.: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24170

ISBN: 038565975X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; [8] - 382 - [10] pp. Black cloth over boards with copper gilt lettering on spine. Both the book and the unclipped dust jacket show a trace of wear to the spine tails. View more info

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Saints of Big Harbour.

By: Coady, Lynn.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Doubleday Canada.: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24541

ISBN: 0385258682

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; [10] - 416 - [4] pp. Black paper over boards with copper gilt lettering on the spine. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The book has some light wear to the spine tips and a surface crease on the spine, otherwise clean and tight. The unclipped dust jacket shows a trace of wear to the spine tail.; Signed by Author View more info

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Va voir au ciel si j'y suis.

By: Cocke, Emmanuel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions du Jour.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28324

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 206 pp. The text is in French. First edition as per the limitation page at the back. A volume from the publisher's collection "Les romanciers du jour". Minor wear and age-toning to the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Korsoniloff.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press. Spiderline Editions.: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24262

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; [4] - 106 pp. The first edition and first printing of the author's first novel. Signed by the author on the half title page, (the first page). Previous owner's name on the first page. The covers show very mild shelf wear with the exception of a small sticker removal scar on the top spine corner of the front, unfortunately. Otherwise the book is clean and tight.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Disinherited.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland and Stewart.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24263

ISBN: 0771022190

Condition: Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; [6] - 240 pp. Brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The book shows mild shelf wear and that at the spine tips, otherwise very clean and tight. The unclipped dust jacket is worn on the edges with that mostly at the fore corners and spine tips and has a small closed tear of 1.5 cm in the head edge of the back panel. The jacket is also scuffed on the folds with light scuffing on the panels. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Johnny Crackle Sings.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland and Stewart.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24265

ISBN: 0771022174

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 108 - [4] pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page and the author's published second novel. Signed by the author on the title page. The book shows some minor wear to the spine tips and there is a very small whitish spot on the tail edge of the front board, otherwise the book is clean and tight. The clipped dust jacket is quite worn on the head edge with chips, nicks, creases and closed tears and less so on the tail edge. Mild and general scuffing present. Actually, it looks quite decent in the now fitted archiv... View more info

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Columbus and the Fat Lady and Other Stories.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1972

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24275

ISBN: 0887843247

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 213 pp. Cohen's fourth published book, a collection of 15 short stories. Issued simultaneously as the hardcover from Anansi. Signed by the author on the title page. The interior is clean and the binding is tight. The cover margins are browned or darkened as is the spine, otherwise near fine.; Signed by Author View more info

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Living on Water. (Stories).

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, UK., Penguin Books / Viking.: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24276

ISBN: 0670821675

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 242 pp. Two tone cloth, green on boards and black on spine, with green lettering on spine. This is the first UK edition as per the copyright page. A collection of nine short stories by Cohen. Signed by the author of the title page. The spine tips show a whisper of wear and 12 or so pages have a very small dog eared crease to the top fore corners. Otherwise clean, bright and tight. The unclipped dust jacket with the UK price, has a whisper of wear to the spine tips.; Signed by Author View more info

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Emotional Arithmetic.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Lester & Orpen Dennys.: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24277

ISBN: 0886193621

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 201 pp. Two tone cloth, cream on boards with black on spine, cream lettering on spine. This was Cohen's 15th published book. Stated first edition as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The spine tips of the book show a whisper of wear as is true also for the unclipped dust jacket.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Colors of War.

By: Cohen, Matt.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York., Methuen.: 1978

Edition: First US Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24278

ISBN: 045893257

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 234 pp. Light tan coloured paper over boards with beige linen cloth and dark brown lettering on the spine. The first US edition after the McClelland & Stewart Canadian edition of 1977. Signed by the author on the title page. The unclipped dust jacket has very mild shelf wear to the spine tips.; Signed by Author View more info