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Animal Life in Bucharest.

By: Degen, John.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Pedlar Press: 2000

Seller ID: 16528

ISBN: 0968188486

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 62 pp. Collection of poetry. A wee bit of a smudge on the first page, otherwise a tight and clean copy. View more info

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Tributaries, An Anthology: Writer to Writer.

By: Dempster, Barry.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Valley Editions / Mosaic Press.: 1978

Seller ID: 24291

ISBN: 0889620911

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 112 pp. Collection of poems by writers about writers. The spine and the top margin of the back panel are a tad tanned or darkened. Otherwise very clean and tight with no apparent signs of use. View more info

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Demon Pond.

By: Dewdney, Christopher.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland and Stewart: 1994

Seller ID: 16529

ISBN: 0771026935

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 70 pp. A collection of poems. Former owner's name on verso of front cover; tight clean copy. View more info

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Radiant Inventory.

By: Dewdney, Christopher.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland and Stewart.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29926

ISBN: 0771026994

Condition: Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 105 pp. First ediiton as per the copyright page. Previous owner's name on the half title page, 5 pages or so have dog-eared creases on the top fore corners. The externals show mild wear, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Mimosa and Other Poems.

By: Di Michele, Mary.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Oakville, Ontario., Mosaic Press.: 1981

Seller ID: 29540

ISBN: 0889621314

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 22 x 14.5 cm.; (14) - 46 - (4) pp. The author's third published book of poems. Printed on a light cream coloured laid paper. Minor edge wear to the covers, else clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Casanova in Venice: A Raunchy Rhyme.

By: Dobbs, Kildare.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario., Porcupine's Quill.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26507

ISBN: 0889843325

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 77 - (3) pp. First edition and first printing as per the copyright page. Illustrated with nine original wood engravings by Wesley W. Bates. Signed and dated (2011) in Toronto by the author on the title page. View more info

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China Blues: Poems and Stories (A Book for the '90s).

By: Donnell, David.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., McClelland & Stewart: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15170

ISBN: 0771028431

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 142 pp. A collection of poems exploring contemproary urban life by the Governor General's Award winning poet (for "Settlements") . Boldly inscribed, signed and dated by Donnell on the first page. The covers show very slight edge wear.; Signed by Author View more info

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Poems of Faith and Love.

By: Donohue, Clare.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario., Privately published.: 1978

Seller ID: 29890

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 54 leaves with the page numbering being on the rectos (right hand pages) only, meaning the pagination runs from 1 to 50. The text is printed on the rectos only with all verso (left hand pages) being blank. A collection of poems and short prose pieces. Previous owner's gift note on the title page. Minor wear and light soiling to the covers while the interior is clean and the binding is sound. View more info

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Poemes et Chansons 1.

By: Dor, Georges.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., L'Hexagone: 1968

Seller ID: 16843

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 15 cm.; 68 pp. Text is in French. A collection of poems and songs by the Quebec chansonnier, Dor (1931-2001), a composer, playwright, singer, poet, radio broadcaster. Some soiling on card stock covers, former owner's name on first page. View more info

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Poemes et Chansons 3.

By: Dor, Georges.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Lemeac / L'Hexagone: 1972

Seller ID: 16845

Condition: Very Good+


12mo - 18 x 15 cm.; 70 pp. Text is in French. A collection of poems and songs by the Quebec chansonnier, Dor (1931-2001), a composer, playwright, singer, poet, radio broadcaster. Light wear on card stock covers, light mark on bottom of text block edge; text is tight and clean. View more info

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You're an Easy Kill Standing Still. Urban Blues Poetry to Defend Your Soul Against the Impending Domination of Globalized Indifference to Personal Emotions.

By: Dorey, Roger.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Golden Hammerhead Publishing.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29465

ISBN: 0968763103

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 112 pp. Very mild wear to the cover edges and some light scuffing to the covers, else fine. View more info

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Romantic Rideau in Poem & Sketch.

By: Doyle, James & Trudy.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Privately published.: (1971)

Seller ID: 29165

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; (2) - 59 pp. Bright yellow paper over boards with black lettering on the spine and the front board. First published in a limited edition in 1971, this is a later (second?) printing with no date given. Minor bump to the crown of the spine, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Romantic Rideau in Poem & Sketch.

By: Doyle, James & Trudy.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Privately published.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30007

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; (2) - 59 pp. Bright yellow paper over boards with black lettering on the spine and the front board. First published in a limited edition of 500 copies in 1971, this is copy #458 and signed by both authors on the copyright / limitation page. The book has very minor wear to the tail of the spine, otherwise fine. The dust jacket, which mirrors the book, has minor wear to the head edge and a smallish (2 cm) closed tear at the tail of the spine.; Signed by ... View more info

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Remembrance, Dedicated to My Friends.

By: Dunlap, Louie Spencer.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Noble Scott Limited: 1924

Seller ID: 16895

Condition: Very Good


16mo - 17 x 13.5 cm.; 68 pp. A collection of poetry. Author inscribed and signed. Limp suede leather covers with blind-stamped title and author on front. Spine and edges sunned, light soiling on cover, some foxing on pages, a thinned corner on first page. View more info

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I Didn't Get Used to It.

By: Dyment, Margaret.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Ouroboros.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6850

ISBN: 0920301029

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 24 pages. Off-white card wraps with black lettering and line illustration on front in a saddle stapled binding. This is Dyment's first published collection of poems. Illustrated with black and white line drawings by Susan Dyment. Very minor wear with some soiling on the covers. Signed and inscribed by Dyment on the first page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Succession and Other Poems.

By: Eady, Robert.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Golden Dog Press:

Seller ID: 16141

ISBN: 0919614299

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 61 pp. Light blue card stock covers with white and pale red lettering. A collection of poems (50 in all) most of which are about the Ottawa Valley area. The covers are scuffed with minor edge wear. View more info

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The Other Land.

By: Ewing, Patricia Renee.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions Bonsecours.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23977

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; Unpaginated with 56 pages. Tan wraps with black lettering and a reproduction woodcut on the front all in a saddle stapled binding. A limited edition, unknown number, and distributed by Mosaic Press. Ewing is a widely published poet from Montreal and has served as writer in residence at several US colleges and institutions. The spine is a tad faded, otherwise very clean and tight with the appearance of having been used very little if at all. View more info

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OpenSet: A TREE Anthology (Open Set).

By: Ferguson, Heather. (editor).

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Hull, Quebec., Agawa Press: 1990

Seller ID: 16480

ISBN: 0969397631

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 67 pp. A published anthology of poems by poets from the Ottawa Valley in honour of the tenth anniversary of TREE. (TREE is a poetry reading that takes place in Ottawa and has been doing since 1979/80. The name? - It just sounded good at the time to those who started it). Twenty nine poets are represented in this volume. Minor wear to the cover edges with a dog eared crease on the top fore corner of the front corner. The interior is clean and the bindin... View more info

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Eleven Early Poems.

By: Fetherling, Doug.

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Weed Flower Press: 1972

Seller ID: 16476

ISBN: 0919530443

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 12.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 20 pages bound in stiff off-white covers with black lettering and a saddle stapled binding. These poems are from the period 1965 to 1970. Issued in a limited print run of 400 copies. Slight soiling to the covers, else near fine. View more info

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Silverthorn Bush and Other Poems.

By: Finch, Robert.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., MacMillan Of Canada.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6847

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm; 86 pp. Orange cloth with silver gilt lettering on the spine and silver decoration on the front board. Signed by the author on title page and also signed with a dedication by "Mary Finch" (Robert's wife) on the half title page. Very minor wear and soiling to extremities. The dust jacket (unclipped and in Brodart) is chipped with small closed tears on the edges. Robert Finch was a well-known professor at University College in the University of... View more info