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E.E. CUMMINGS: A MISCELLANY. by Cummings, E.E. Edited, with an introduction and notes, by George J. Firmage. Foreword by the Author

New York: Argophile Press, 1958. xi, 241 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H), gray cloth with black lettering on spine and front board, light gray endpapers. Number 4 of the first, limited edition of 75 copies, signed by Cummings. B&w illustrations. "This ...

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THE GRAPES OF WRATH. by Steinbeck, John. Illustrated by Ruth Gannett

New York: Viking Press , 1939. 619 pp, 8 1/4" H. Oatmeal-coloured cloth with spine lettering and wraparound illustration in brown, "Battle Hymn of the Republic" endpapers, copyright page states "FIRST PUBLISHED IN APRIL 1939". D...

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PORTRAITS OF BRITISH AMERICANS. 3 VOLUME SET. by Notman, W., photographer. Biographical Sketches by Fennings Taylor

Montreal: William Notman, 1865. 425 pp, 350 pp, 280 pp, - 3 volume set, 8 5/8" H (just under 22 cm). These volumes have been rebound in dark red faux leather cloth with gilt lettering/bands and blind stamped decoration on spines. Speckle decoration ...

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THE RISTIGOUCHE AND ITS SALMON FISHING, WITH A CHAPTER ON ANGLING LITERATURE. by Sage, Dean. Edited by Colonel Henry A. Siegel and Harry C. Marschalk, Jr. Introduction by Arnold Gingrich. Notice by DeWitt Sage

Goshen, Connecticut: Angler's and Shooter's Press, 1973. (xxxvi), (xvi), 304 pp, 12 3/4" H. No. 115 of 250 copies, initialled on limitation page by both editors. Full dark blue leather with bevelled edges, five raised bands and gilt letteri...

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THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE. 3 VOLUME SET. VOLUME I. CANADIAN AIRMEN AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR. VOLUME II. THE CREATION OF A NATIONAL AIR FORCE. VOLUME III. THE CRUCIBLE OF WAR 1939-1945. by Wise, S.F.; Douglas, W.A.B.; Greenhous, Brereton; Harris, Stephen J.; Johnston, William C.; and Rawling, William G.P

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1980. 3 volume set, 9 7/8" H. Map end papers, many b&w photographs (some aerial), maps, charts, graphs, tables, fold-out colour maps. Volume I. Canadian Airmen and the First World War, by S.F. Wise - 771 pp...

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THE QUIET FIELDS. by 'BB'. Illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford

Michael Joseph, London, 1981, first edtion. 206 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0718120396 Charming b&w illustrations. "There is a growing need for the 'quiet fields' in this noisy, restless world. Mercifully,...

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THE ILLUSTRATED REFERENCE ON CACTI AND OTHER SUCCULENTS. FIRST 4 VOLUMES. VOLUME ONE, VOLUME TWO, VOLUME THREE, VOLUME FOUR. (1, 2, 3, 4. I, II, III, IV.) by Lamb, Edgar and Lamb, Brian

Blandford, London, (1969 reprint, 1968 2nd, 1963 Ist, 1966 1st). 4 volumes, consecutively paged to page 1,212, 8vo (8 11/16" H), hard covers (maroon cloth with gold lettering on spines), in dust jackets. Profusely illustrated with b&w and colour ...

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ATHANASE DE MEZIERES AND THE LOUISIANA-TEXAS FRONTIER 1768-1780. VOLUME II. (VOL. 2). (SPAIN IN THE WEST: A SERIES OF ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS FROM FOREIGN ARCHIVES - VOLUME II.) by Bolton, Herbert Eugene

Arthur H. Clark, Cleveland, 1914, first edition. 392 pp, large 8vo (9 5/8" H), hard cover (maroon cloth with gold lettering on spine) - no dust jacket. Top edge gilt. B&w frontispiece. Title continues: "Documents Published for the First ...

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MIDNIGHT TALES. (MIDNIGHT HOUSE; DABBLERS; UNWINDING; MRS. ORMEROD; DOUBLE DEMON; TOOL; HEART OF THE FIRE; CLOCK; PETER LEVISHAM; MISS CORNELIUS; MAN WHO HATED ASPIDISTRAS; SAMBO; ACROSS THE MOORS; FOLLOWER; AUGUST HEAT; BEAST WITH FIVE FINGERS, ET by Harvey, William Fryer. Edited and with introduction by Maurice Richardson

London: J.M. Dent, 1946. 200 pp, small 8vo (approx. 7 1/2" H) - black boards with white lettering on spine. Contains twenty stories selected from 'Midnight House', 'The Beast With Five Fingers', and 'Moods and Tenses'. Richar...

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THE ADAM HORNE ADVENTURES. 3 VOLUME SET. 1. THE BOMBAY MARINES. 2. THE WAR CHEST. 3. CHINA FLYER. by Hill, Porter

London: Souvenir Press, 1985, 1986, 1987., 1985. 220 pp, 220 pp, 203 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H) - 3 volumes. ISBNs 0285626515, 0285627139 & 0285627805. B&w maps. From the dust jacket of 'The Bombay Marines': "Newly returned from a succe...

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ABOVE THE BATTLE. by Drake, Vivian. Introduction by General C.G. Hoare

Toronto: Frederick D. Goodchild, 1918. 323 pp + ads, small 8vo (7 9/16" H) - maroon cloth with gold lettering and RFC insignia on spine and front board. The first Canadian edition (with Goodchild on the spine) was prepared from sheets of the American...

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THE BAGPIPE: THE HISTORY OF A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT. by Collinson, Francis

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1975. 257 pp, large 8vo (9 7/16" H). B&w illustrations. "(A) fascinating full-length history of one of the world's most interesting and ancient musical instruments. The story begins in 3000 B.C. with t...

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$85.00


IRISHMEN ALL. by Birmingham, George A. (pseudonym of James Owen Hannay, 1865-1950.)

Edinburgh: T.N. Foulis, 1914. 225 pp + publisher's advertisements, 8vo (8 1/2" H) - dark green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. Top edge gilt. Fore edges of textblock untrimmed. 12 colour plates from oil paintings by Jack B. Y...

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THE SUBTLE KNIFE. (HIS DARK MATERIALS - BOOK TWO). SEQUEL TO 'THE GOLDEN COMPASS. (II) by Pullman, Philip

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. 326 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). "The universe has broken wide, and Lyra's friend lies dead. Desperate for answers and set on revenge, Lyra bursts into a new world in pursuit of his killer. Instead, she finds Will, j...

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COLD MOUNTAIN. UNCORRECTED MANUSCRIPT. by Frazier, Charles

Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, (1997). 367 pp, "Uncorrected Manuscript", Ver. 97.1.14. The author's first novel. "A magnificent love story in the tradition of Ernest Hemingway's 'A Farewell to Arms', 'Cold Mountain&...

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$50.00


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