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Image for The Fiddlehead: Number 83, January, February 1970.

The Fiddlehead: Number 83, January, February 1970.

By: Thompson, Kent.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick: 1970

Seller ID: 14050

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 88 pp. A literature review (primarily poetry) published by the English Department at the University of New Brunswick since 1945. This issue features poems by 15 different poets four short stories: "Consomme and Coca Cola" by Al Pittman, "The Cossack" by W. D. Valgardson, "A Sure Footed Dream" by Eric Gary Bond, and "Paying the Piper" by Donn Kushner. Drawings by William Kimber and Bruno Bobak. Previous owner's name on... View more info

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The Fiddlehead: Number 72, Summer 1967.

By: Thompson, Kent.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick: 1970

Seller ID: 14064

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 91 pp. A literature review (primarily poetry) published by the English Department at the University of New Brunswick since 1945. This issue features poems by 15 different poets and two short stories: "Looking for Ebbe" by George Bowering and "A Box of Candy" by James Hearst. Previous owner's name on the back cover. The front cover has two scuff marks (made by a cup?). Some minor marginalia in the review section and on the contents pag... View more info

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The Fiddlehead: Number 73, Fall 1967.

By: Thompson, Kent. (editor).

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick: 1967

Seller ID: 14067

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 84 pp. A literature review (primarily poetry) published by the English Department at the University of New Brunswick since 1945. This issue features poems by 41 different poets and one short story: "A Promise of Silence" by John F. Donnelly. Previous owner's name on the front cover and the first page plus a note on the inside of the back cover. View more info

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The Fiddlehead: Number 71, Spring 1967.

By: Thompson, Kent. (editor).

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick: 1967

Seller ID: 14068

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 72 pp. A literature review (primarily poetry) published by the English Department at the University of New Brunswick since 1945. This issue features poems by 61 different poets and one short story: "The Secret Orange" by Loy Otis Banks. Previous owner's name on the front cover plus the very occasional piece of marginalia throughout mostly of the personal comment nature. View more info

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Echoes in the Wind: From Cynwyd Castle - Book Two.

By: Thorman, Richard Iorweth.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Cynwyd Castle Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12191

ISBN: 0968901700

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 14.5 cm.; 95 pp. A collection of poetry that hearkens back to the structure and and tradition of earlier ages, inspired by the setting of Cynwyd Castle on the shores of Lake Simcoe in the province of Ontario. The 2003 catalogue from Cynwyd Castle Books is loosely laid in. View more info

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The Proving Grounds

By: Tregebov, Rhea

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Montreal, Signal Editions, Vehicule Press.: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21976

ISBN: 1550650181

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 77 pp. The author's third book of poetry. Signed by Tregebov on title page. A clean, sturdy volume. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Little Flowers of Madame de Montespan.

By: Urquhart, Jane.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario., The Porcupine's Quill.: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25206

ISBN: 0889841659

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 74 - (6) pp. First published in 1983, this is the second revised edition. Printed on an off-white laid paper and illustrated with 11 small black and white photographs with accreditations for them at the back. Signed by the author on the title page and loosely laid in is the promotional post card also signed by the author, Jane Urquhart.; Signed by Author View more info

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Trap Lines.

By: Ursell, Geoffrey.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba., Turnstone Press: 1982

Seller ID: 16424

ISBN: 088801080X

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 12.5 cm.; 65 pp. First book of poetry by songwriter and playwright Ursell of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Light sunning to spine, some creasing on card stock cover, former owner's name on the inside of the front cover. View more info

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Avec les vieux mots.

By: Vigneault, Gilles.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Bougainville, Quebec., Editions de l'Arc.: 1964

Seller ID: 21757

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 16 cm.; 88 - pp. One of the "Collection de l'Escarfel". The text is in French. The book shows very mild shelf wear and like soiling to the externals. Previous owner's name on the first page. View more info

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Romance Thro' More Than Forty Years.

By: W. J. K. (W. J. King).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Privately published.: (1944)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17158

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


4to - 25 x 17 cm.; 51 pp. Self-published edition of 150 copies, no copyright date but Preface dated 1944. A collection of love poems dating from 1902 to 1944 written for Mr. King's wife (who died in 1943). Dark blue cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on front, pastedown photos of the beloved wife and the Taj Mahal on the frontis and title pages, inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. Lightly soiled, rubbed boards with some edgewear, small tears at t... View more info

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Common Magic.

By: Wallace, Bronwen.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Oberon Press.: (1985)

Seller ID: 29390

ISBN: 0887505716

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 87 pp.Cover art by Herzl Kashetsky. Printed on a cream coloured laid paper. Minor wear to the cover edges, else clean and tight. View more info

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Signs of the Former Tenant.

By: Wallace, Bronwen.

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Oberon Press.: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29395

ISBN: 0887504841

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 109 pp. Cover art by Herzl Kashetsky. Printed on a cream coloured laid paper. Signed and dated (December, 1983) by the author on the second (title) page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Happy Times in Rhyme.

By: Watt, Belle D.

Price: $4.80

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16791

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 62 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Signed on title page. A self-published book of poetry by Watt, born in Port Essington, British Columbia in 1906 and later resident of Terrace, Calgary, Longview (Alberta). Some soiling on covers, bit of finger smudging on pages.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Spellbound Horses.

By: West, Paul.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press: 1960

Seller ID: 16422

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 16 pp. Ryerson Poetry Chap Books, 195. One of 250 copies printed. Spine lightly rolled, evidence of leaking glue in binding process with small bits of paper thinned and left on front free endpaper, spine lightly sunned. View more info

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Verse and Converse.

By: Wetherall, Edward.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Port Hope, Ontario., Self published.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29210

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (16) - 167 pp. Beige paper over boards, blue cloth on the spine with gilt lettering on both the spine and the front board. A collection of poetry and short prose pieces illustrated with black and white sketches by Jennifer Bryda. Printed for the most part on the right hand (recto) pages only with the left hand (verso) pages being blank. Each printed page is bordered with a single line and motifs at all 4 corners. Nicely done. Light soiling on the b... View more info

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Re: Zoom.

By: Wilson, Sheri-D.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta., Frontenac House.: 2007

Seller ID: 29580

ISBN: 1897181779

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 101 - (3) pp. First published in 2005, this is the second printing. A volume from the Quartet 2005 series from this publisher. Very minor edge wear and light scuffing to the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Southeasterly.

By: Wreggitt, Andrew.

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan., Thistledown Press: 1987

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15185

ISBN: 0920633250

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 63 pp. Wreggitt's third collection of poetry which, by the way, shared first place in the CBC's Literary Competition for 1985. Boldly signed by the author on the half title page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Pointwise.

By: Wynand, Derk.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick., Fiddlehead Poetry Books: 1979

Seller ID: 16421

ISBN: 0920110355

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 54 pp. One of 500 copies printed of this small book of poetry, Wynand's third book. Light soiling on card stock cover, former owner's name on first blank page. View more info

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Evolutions.

By: Yeo, Marg.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick., Fiddlehead Poetry Books: 1973

Seller ID: 16464

ISBN: 0919197566

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 32 pp. Pale orange covers with black lettering and art work with a saddle stapled binding. A first edition published in a run of 500 copies. A collection of fifteen poems with art work by Diana Hinman. The covers show a touch of shelf wear and soiling. View more info

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Seeing Stone.

By: Zaborska, Marta.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Windsor, Ontario., Black Moss Press.: 1978

Seller ID: 17124

ISBN: 0887530443

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 31 pp. Born in Poland, immigrant to Canada, Zaborska's collection of poems reflect time spent in the stark landscapes of New Mexico and Arizona. Coffee ring on front cover with minor soiling, stray ink mark on half-title page; otherwise, text pages clean. View more info