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The King Tree.

by Taylor, Gladys.

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Published
1958
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Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
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Toronto, Ontario.: Ryerson Press.. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1958. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 335 pp. Winner of The Ryerson Fiction Award, this is an historical novel about a Loyalist family which settles in the Eastern Townships of Quebec and a family of French Canadians, all of whom become involved in the… Read more
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The Handmaid's Tale.

by Atwood, Margaret.

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780771008139
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$175.00

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Toronto, Ontario.: McClelland and Stewart Limited.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0771008139 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 324 pp. Two-colour cloth over boards, ivory on the boards and red/brown on the spine with ivory lettering on the spine. Stated second printing 1985, on the copyright page with the copyright… Read more
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Cousin Cinderella, A Canadian Girl in London.

by Cotes, Mrs. Everard (Sara Jeannette Duncan).

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Published
1908
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Very Good
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Toronto, Ontario.: Macmillan Company of Canada.. Very Good. 1908. Hardcover. 12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 365, (4) pp. Duncan (1861-1922) was a Canadian journalist and writer who lived in England and India after her marriage. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering and maple leaf design on spine and front board. 16 b/w illustrations signed by "FW",… Read more
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The Shoe in the Garden.

by Glenn, Eleanor Margaret.

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Published
2012
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780991703258
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$10.00

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Smith's Falls, Ontario.: Privately published.. Very Good. 2012. Soft Cover. 9780991703258 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (5) - 170 pp. A collection of prose and poetry in this, her first novel. Signed and dated by the author on the first page with an inscription. Editorial corrections on the back cover - by the author? A… Read more
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Gerty's Tales: Sequel to "The Shoe in the Garden".

by Glenn, Eleanor M.

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Published
2015
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Very Good
ISBN
9780991703258
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Smith's Falls, Ontario.: Privately published.. Very Good. 2015. Soft Cover. 9780991703258 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 126 pp. A collection of prose and poetry in this, her 6th publication. Signed and dated by the author on the first page and then crossed out. Why? - Dunno. A trace of wear to the covers, … Read more
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The Paradox of Meaning, Cultural Poetics and Critical Fictions.

by Moss, John.

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Published
1999
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780888012302
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Winnipeg, Manitoba.: Turnstone Press.. Very Good+. 1999. Soft Cover. 0888012306 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 248 pp. A personal, and personable, ramble through Canadian literature. A clean, tight copy. .
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A Child's Christmas in Scarborough.

by Engel, Howard.

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550139228
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$10.00

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Toronto, Ontario.: Key Porter Books.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 1550139223 . 16mo - 15.5 x 10 cm.; Unpaginated with 32 pages. White cloth over boards with dark red lettering on the spine. The dust jacket is clipped, else fine. An as-new and unused book. The shipping cost for this small item … Read more
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Violation of the Virgins and Other Stories.

by Garner, Hugh.

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780070929319
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Toronto, Ontario.: Ryerson Press/McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. 0070929319 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 259 pp. Collection of short stories by Canadian writer, Garner (1913-1979). Minor wear on boards, former owner's inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise, text pages clean, binding sturdy. Dust jacket rubbed… Read more
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Dead Ends.

by Harrison, Keith.

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780864950109
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Dunvegan, Ontario.: Quadrant Editions.. Very Good. 1981. Soft Cover. 0864950101 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 135 pp. The first novel by Harrison (1945-2019), who went on to publish a total of five novels. He was a teacher on the university level in Montreal and then in Nanaimo, B.C. Some sunning on card stock covers, former… Read more
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Author, Author.

by Garner, Hugh.

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Published
1964
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto, Ontario.: Ryerson Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xv - 157 pp. Collection of essays by Canadian writer, Garner (1913-1979). Grey cloth-covered boards with green spine lettering. Minor wear on boards, text pages clean, binding sturdy. Dust jacket lightly soiled with some closed… Read more
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Men and Women.

by Garner, Hugh.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto, Ontario.: Ryerson Press.. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 172 pp. Collection of fourteen short stories by Canadian writer, Garner (1913-1979). Grey cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. A clean, solid text. Dust jacket rubbed and chipped with a tape repair on back of jacket.… Read more
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Hockey Dreams, Memories of a Man Who Couldn't Play.

by Richards, David Adams.

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780385256070
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Toronto, Ontario.: Doubleday Canada.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 0385256078 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 238 pp. "Part memoir, part essay on national identity, part hockey history, Hockey Dreams is a meditation by one of Canada's finest writers on the essence of the game that helps define our nation." A clean,… Read more
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There Goes MacGill.

by Hambleton, Ronald.

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto, Ontario.: McClelland and Stewart.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; 191 pp. Hambleton (1917-2015) was a British born Canadian journalist, broadcaster, music critic, poet and novelist. This is his second novel. Black paper-covered boards with white and green spine lettering; a clean, sturdy volume. Dust… Read more
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Father Elijah: Eine Apokalypse.

by O'Brien, Michael D.

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9783939684329
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$30.00

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Kisslegg, Germany.: fe-medienverlags GmbH.. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2008. Hardcover. 9783939684329 . 8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; 542 pp. The text is in German. Wine red cloth over boards with yellow lettering on the spine. Translated into German by Gabriele Kuby from the English original "Father Elijah - An Apocalypse" of 1996. An as-new and… Read more
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Corpse in Handcuffs.

by Smith, Frank A.

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto, Ontario.: Macmillan of Canada.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 176 pp. Frank Allan Smith (b. 1927) was born in Canada, moved to UK as teen, worked at Bletchley Park during WWII, then returned to Canada in 1948 to work for Alberta Government Telephones and write… Read more
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A Place of Pretty Flowers.

by Edson, Jerrod.

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780778013136
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Ottawa, Ontario.: Oberon Press.. Very Good+. 2007. Soft Cover. 9780778013136 . 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 156 pp. Edson (b.1974) is a Canadian novelist from New Brunswick; his stories focus on the working and under classes of Saint John, New Brunswick. Minor wear on cover; a clean, tight copy. .
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Clapp's Rock.

by Rowe, William.

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771077500
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$15.00

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Toronto, Canada.: McClelland and Stewart.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0771077505 . 8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 364 pp. Rowe is a Newfounlander Rhodes Scholar, lawyer, politician, broadcaster and writer. This is his first novel, "a fine line between satire and true-to-life fiction . . . a rollicking story of a… Read more
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The Temptation of Victor Galanti.

by Rowe, William.

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771077524
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$15.00

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Toronto, Canada.: McClelland and Stewart.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0771077521 . 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 278 pp. Rowe is a Newfounlander Rhodes Scholar, lawyer, politician, broadcaster and writer. This is his second novel, a "lively and irreverent novel of ambition and survival in the cut-throat world of politics".… Read more
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Killing Ground, The Canadian Civil War.

by Portal, Ellis (Bruce Allen Powe).

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Toronto, Canada.: Peter Martin Associates.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 15 cm.; 269 pp. A fictional story of a civil war breaking out in the 1970s between Canada and Separatist Quebec. Written by the author as a warning to Canadians to not assume a civil war couldn't happen… Read more
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The Immaculate Conception Photography Gallery and Other Stories.

by Govier, Katherine.

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316319843
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$7.50

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Toronto, Ontario.: Little, Brown and Company.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 0316319848 . 12mo - 19 x 11.5 cm.; 270 pp. Purple cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. A collection of 15 short stories and from the dust jacket: "Motherhood, whether metaphorical or otherwise, ties these stories together in… Read more
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