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Pilgarlic the Death.

By: Epps, Bernard.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Quadrant Editions.: 1980

Seller ID: 27106

ISBN: 0864950012

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; (6) - 166 pp. First published by Macmillan in 1967, this is the first Quadrant edition. Slight darkening of the spine and some scuffing of the covers best seen in reflected light. View more info

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Sleeping Weather.

By: Fagan, Cary.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Erin, Ontario., The Porcupine's Quill.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29039

ISBN: 0889841888

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 150 - (10) pp. First edition as per the copyright page. Printed on a cream colured laid paper. Very minor wear to the fore corners of the front cover, else fine. View more info

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The Shell Game.

By: Fancott, Edmund.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Peter Martin Associates.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24544

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; [6] - 233 pp. Light gray/blue cloth over boards with purple lettering on the spine. A comedic satire about money and the banking system. Both the book and the unclipped dust jacket show a trace of wear to the spine tips. View more info

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Charlie Farquharson's Jogfree of Canda: the Whirld and Other Places.

By: Farquharson, Charlie. (Don Harron).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Gage Publishing.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23981

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 25.5 x 18.5 cm.; vi - 130 pp. Gray cloth over boards with black lettering on spine and front plus black art work on front. The dust jacket shows quite minor shelf wear on both head and tail edges and a small closed tear of 1 cm on the head edge at the fore corner. Otherwise, clean and tight. View more info

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Selected Tales of Jacques Ferron.

By: Ferron, Jacques.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1984

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 23972

ISBN: 0887841406

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 245 pp. First published in French in 1968 as "Contes: édition intégrale" and translated into English by Betty Bednarski. Ferron is the founder of the absurdist Rhinoceros Party of Québec and also a winner of the Governor General's award for literature. This collection consists of 37 tales with an introduction and biographical notes. Mild shelf wear to the cover edges, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

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Quince Jam.

By: Ferron, Jacques.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Coach House Press.: 1977

Seller ID: 28986

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 20.5 x 11 cm.; 262 pp. Blue wraps with white lettering and french-folded flaps on the fore edges. Issued in an edition of 1000 copies. Translated from the French edition, "Les Confitures do coing" of 1971 by Ray Ellenwood. The 4 works included are "Papa Boss", "Quince Jam", "Credit Due" and "Appendix to Quince Jam or The Sacking of Frank Archibald Campbell". This edition is the English equivalent of the previously published P... View more info

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The Penniless Redeemer.

By: Ferron, Jacques.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Exile Editions.: 1984

Seller ID: 28987

ISBN: 09204282854

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 341 - (3) pp. First published in 1969, this English edition is translated from the 1979 French edition "Le Ciel de Québec" by Ray Ellenwood. This edition inludes the translator's 4 page afterword and extensive 10 pages of notes on characters and events. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover and the covers show very mild shelf wear to the edges. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding. View more info

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The Best of Friends.

By: Fielding, Joy.

Price: $240.00

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24442

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 214 pp. Red cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine and the front board. First edition as per the copyright page. The author's first novel with this, the first edition, published simultaneously in Canada by Longmans Canada of Toronto. The text block head edge is lightly dust soiled. The clipped dust jacket shows some light wear to the spine tail and moderate wear to the spine crown which has two small closed tears, a chip and associated... View more info

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Je me souviens / I Remember: A collection of writings from persons originating in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

By: Figueredo, Joseph. (senior editor).

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Golden Agers of Montreal.: 1983

Seller ID: 27524

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xvi - 404 pp. Blue wrappers with black art work and lettering and gilt titling on a black panel on the front cover. Foreword by Hugh MacLennan. A collection of some 101 pieces of writing; from essays, to reflections; to stories and a poem or two with a variety of illustrations and art work throughout all done by nearly as many contributors. The only criteria was that the stories had to be personal. A mammoth editing task to be sure. Four letters of c... View more info

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Poems.

By: Finch, Robert.

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Oxford University Press: 1946

Seller ID: 14388

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 51 pp. Finch (1900-1995) was a Canadian academic and poet and recipient of a Governor General's Award for his poetry. Card stock covers with yapped edges. Some edgewear, former owner's name in pencil on first blank page, bit of thinning on same page from an erasure. Dust jacket is soiled, sunned on spine, edgeworn with some chipping. View more info

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Dust to Dust. Stories.

By: Findley, Timothy.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Harper Collins.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24306

ISBN: 0002244098

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; [8] - 225 - [5] pp. Brown paper over boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Pictorial end papers with the dust jacket art work reproduced on them. A collection of nine short stories some of which had been previously published in various literary journals. First edition and so stated as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the head margin of the title page. Both the book and the unclipped jacket show a trace of wear to the sp... View more info

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Inside Memory. Pages from a Writer's Workbook.

By: Findley, Timothy.

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., HarperCollins.: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24354

ISBN: 0002156970

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; [10] - 325 pp. Black paper over boards with purple cloth on spine and copper gilt lettering on both. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Signed by the author on the title page. The unclipped dust jacket is a tad faded on the spine.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Piano Man's Daughter.

By: Findley, Timothy.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., HarperCollins.: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24361

ISBN: 0002243792

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; [12] - 461 - [7] pp. Blue paper on boards with black cloth and silver gilt lettering on the spine with the author's signature in silver gilt on the front board. First edition and so stated on the copyright page. Inscribed by the author with his initials and also signed in full, both on the title page. The dust jacket is unclipped.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Stillborn Lover.

By: Findley, Timothy.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba., Blizzard Publishing.: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25437

ISBN: 092136833X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 92 pp. Gray cloth over boards with no external lettering on the spine or boards as issued. First edition as per the copyright page. Signed by the author with a personal inscription on the title page. Both the book and the unclipped dust jacket appear to have been used very little if at all.; Signed by Author View more info

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Seeker of Stars.

By: Fish, Susan.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Embrun, Ontario., Winding Trail Press.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25261

ISBN: 0973363282

Condition: Fine


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; vi - 105 pp. A tale of mythic proportions about the Star of Bethlehem. Susan Fish is from Waterloo, Ontario and writes a regular column for the Mennonite-Brethren Herald newspaper. Signed by the suthor on the title page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Butterfly Lovers.

By: Foran, Charles.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., HarperCollins.: 1996

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23998

ISBN: 0002243903

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; [8] - 308 pp. Red paper on boards with black cloth and copper gilt lettering on spine. This is the second printing of the first edition in the same year as first publication. Signed by the author on the title page. The dust jacket is not clipped.; Signed by Author View more info

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Kitchen Music.

By: Foran, Charles.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Cormorant Books.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24282

ISBN: 0920953735

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 337 - [7] pp. The author's first published novel and second published book, the first being a collection of stories, "Sketches in Winter". The top fore corners of the covers show very slight wear. View more info

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No Man in the House.

By: Foster, Cecil.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Random House.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24076

ISBN: 0394221125

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; [6] - 217 pp. Black cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on spine. Signed and dated by the author along with an inscription on the front free end paper. The unclipped dust jacket shows very mild wear to the spine tips.; Signed by Author View more info

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Island Wings: A Memoir.

By: Foster, Cecil.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., HarperCollins.: 1998

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 24077

ISBN: 0006384978

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; [6] - 313 pp. First soft cover edition and so stated, the same year as the hardcover. Cover illustration by Clemente Botelho. View more info

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Dry Bone Memories.

By: Foster, Cecil.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Key Porter Books.: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24078

ISBN: 155263311X

Condition: Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 460 pp. Photographic wraps with frenched flaps on the fore edges. Signed by the author on the title page. The book is clean and sound with some very mild shelf wear to the cover edges though the binding is quite cocked (spine lean) with reading creases.; Signed by Author View more info