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The Golden Road ---by Edna Jaques ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1953, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149404

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, no dustjacket, gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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The Best of Edna Jaques ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan / Calgary, Alberta, Saskatoon, SK: Modern Press / Prairie Book Services, 1966, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156268

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good dustjacket with a short tear on rear panel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Roses in December ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1944 1st Edition, First Printing: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148997

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good dustjacket, ink name on verso of front board, signed by Jaques, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Aunt Hattie's Place ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON:: Thomas Allen, 1949 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1946

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151347

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a chipped and torn Good dustjacket, ink numbers on verso of front board, signed by Jaques, the 5th printing, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

My Kitchen Window ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1935, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151350

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a Very Good copy, in a Good dustjacket with some shallow chips and tears, signed by Jaques, some spots of sunning and fading on boards, an early 1st that is signed, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

My Kitchen Window ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1950, 1st Edition, 9th Printing: 1950

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151351

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Good dustjacket, some chips and tears, tear on rear panel with an old tape repair, signed by Jaques, gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Roses in December ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1946 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151352

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good dustjacket, signed by Jaques, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Roses in December -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems ) ---with Uphill All the Way: An Autobiography ---by Edna Jaques

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $28.97

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1946 1st Edition, Later Printing (likely a 3rd) /and/ Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1977, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152045

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), hardcovers, ROSES in DECEMBER is a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good dustjacket, signed by Jaques, a collection of her poetry --- UPHILL ALL the WAY is an autobiography, 244 pages, b&w photos, a Near Fine copy in a chipped and torn Good dustjacket, UPHILL is NOT signed, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

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My Kitchen Window ---by Edna Jaques -a Signed Copy ( Poetry / Poems )

By: Jaques, Edna (signed)

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Thomas Allen, 1950, 1st Edition, 9th Printing: 1950

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156269

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy, no dustjacket, small ink name, signed by Jaques, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The White Wampum By E Pauline Johnson ( Tekahionwake )( Author's 1st Book - 1895 First Edition )( Poetry / Poems )

The White Wampum By E Pauline Johnson ( Tekahionwake )( Author's 1st Book - 1895 First Edition )( Poetry / Poems )

By: Johnson, E Pauline ( Tekahionwake )

Price: $362.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK / Toronto, ON / Boston, MA.: John Lane / Copp Clark Co, / Lamson Wolffe & Co., 1895, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162759

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 5w x 7.75h inches, brown cloth with black lettering and design to front board and gilt lettering to the spine, a solid Very Good example, light tip wear and rubbing, rubbing to board edges, front blank endpaper has been removed, 88 pages + 16 pages of ads, this contains: Ojistoh; As Red Men Die; The Pilot of the Plains; The Cattle Thief; A Cry from an Indian Wife; Dawendine; Wolverine; The Vagabonds; The Song my Paddle Sings; The Camper; At Husking Time; Workworn; Easter; Erie Waters; The Flight of the Crows; Moonset; Marshlands; Joe; Shadow River; Rainfall; Under ... View more info

Image for Flint and Feather:  Collected Verse -by E Pauline Johnson (in Original Dustjacket ) (inc. The White Wampum; Canadian Born; Miscellaneous Poems )( Poetry )

Flint and Feather: Collected Verse -by E Pauline Johnson (in Original Dustjacket ) (inc. The White Wampum; Canadian Born; Miscellaneous Poems )( Poetry )

By: Johnson, E. Pauline ( Tekahionwake ), Introduction By Theodore Watts-Dunton (includes a biographical sketch)

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Musson Book Compan, 1913, 2nd Edition overall, 1st Revised and Enlarged Edition, First Printing: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162344

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, about 5.75w x 8.75h inches, a Very Good+ example, a tight clean square copy, a few marks to the red cloth, when produced this had many uncut pages (and still has some for that matter), the uncut pages were opened a bit roughly by the original owner resulting in short tears and chips to the fore edge of the pages, a bit of age toning to the endpapers, ---this copy has the original dustjacket, a solid Good example with light soiling and staining, quite scarce in jacket, b&w illustrations, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a gene... View more info

Image for A Compass of Open Veins:  A Collection of Poems By Grant Johnson -a Signed Copy ( Boxed Edition )

A Compass of Open Veins: A Collection of Poems By Grant Johnson -a Signed Copy ( Boxed Edition )

By: Johnson, Grant (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: New Press, 1970, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 147612

ISBN: 0887700608

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------softcover, about 11.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, housed in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ box, signed by Johnson, gift inscription, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Bells of St Stephen's -by Marian Keith ( Saint Stephens )

By: Keith, Marian ( Pen Name for Mary Esther ( nee Miller ) MacGregor, who also wrote as Martha Graham )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 1927, 1st Canadian Edition, First Impression: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153449

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a strong Very Good copy in a chipped and torn but largely intact Good dustjacket, 1933 gift inscription on front blank endpaper, the author was born in Simcoe County in 1872 and died in Owen Sound in 1961, besides being an author she was also a teacher, a nice example of a vintage dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

The Khan's Book of Verse ---by R K Kernighan (signed By Artist Fergus Kyle ) ( Hamilton, Ontario related) ( Poetry / Poems / Local Poet )

By: Kernighan, R K ( Robert Kirkland Kernighan - The Khan )( Fergus Kyle -signed)

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: The Telegram, 1925, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Owner

Seller ID: 150750

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy, still tight and square, a very nice copy, b&w frontispiece, a bit of age toning to paper, 197 + viii pages, this copy has been signed and dated 1925 by the Ontario artist Fergus Kyle who was involved with other poetry books from the period, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Shoeless Joe -by W P Kinsella ---a Signed Copy ( filmed as Field of Dreams )( Joe Jackson )

Shoeless Joe -by W P Kinsella ---a Signed Copy ( filmed as Field of Dreams )( Joe Jackson )

By: Kinsella, W. P. ( William Patrick / " Bill " ) ( signed )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ballantine, 1991, 1st Paperback Edition, Later Printing ( Canadian Imprint ): 1991

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159770

ISBN: 0345342569

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------paperback, a Near Fine copy, unread, looks quite close to new, signed and inscribed "For J___, Go the distance Bill Kinsella" ---"If you build it, he will come." These mysterious words, spoken by an Iowa baseball announcer, inspire Ray Kinsella to carve a baseball diamond in his cornfield in honor of his hero, the baseball legend Shoeless Joe Jackson. What follows is both a rich, nostalgic look at one of our most cherished national pastimes and a remarkable story about fathers and sons, love and family, and the inimitable joy of finding your way home."---, any ... View more info

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The Iowa Baseball Confederacy -by W P Kinsella -a Signed Copy

By: Kinsella, W. P. ( William Patrick / " Bill " ) ( signed )

Price: $23.69

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Ballantine, 1987, 1st Paperback Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159771

ISBN: 0345342305

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------paperback, a Near Fine copy, unread, looks quite close to new, signed and inscribed "For J___, Go the distance Bill Kinsella" ---"The Iowa Baseball Confederacy tells the story of Gideon Clark, a man on a quest. He is out to prove to the world that the indomitable Chicago Cubs traveled to Iowa in the summer of 1908 for an exhibition game against an amateur league, the Iowa Baseball Confederacy. But a simple game somehow turned into a titanic battle of more than two thousand innings, and Gideon Clark struggles to set the record straight on this infamous game that no one ... View more info

Image for New Liberty Magazine: Special Coronation Issue, June 1953 (inc. I'll See You Again By Jarvis Warwick [ Hugh Garner ]; etc)( Queen Elizabeth )

New Liberty Magazine: Special Coronation Issue, June 1953 (inc. I'll See You Again By Jarvis Warwick [ Hugh Garner ]; etc)( Queen Elizabeth )

By: Knowlton, Keith (ed) E J Pratt; Jarvis Warwick (aka Hugh Garner ); Eric Nicol; C E M Joad; Alec Guiness; Roger Fulford; Richard Collier; Jennie Lee MP; Mabel E Drew; Lady Alexander; Dink Carroll; Arthur Lower; V R Kimmitt; Robert Waithman; Jack Hirschberg

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Montreal, PQ: Liberty of Canada / New Liberty Magazine June 1953, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162661

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, about 8.5w x 11h inches, a solid Very Good example, some light wear and rubbing, some small chips and flakes, small sticker pull on front cover, notable for not only being a Canadian Coronation issue but this includes a rare Jarvis Warwick story, JW was a penname for Hugh garner who penned the novel Waste No Tears, a book about the abortion racket in 1950 Canada, ---this contains: contents include: Coronation Prayer by Right Rev. John A. MacInnis; Canada - Coronation Message by Prime Minister Louis Stephen St. Laurent; She’s Our Queen, Too! by Arthur Lower; The Common... View more info

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The Headmaster's Wager -by Vincent Lam ---a Signed Copy

By: Lam, Vincent (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Hogarth / Crown Publishing, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 154540

ISBN: 0307986462

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by LAM, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Headmaster's Wager -by Vincent Lam ---a Signed Copy

The Headmaster's Wager -by Vincent Lam ---a Signed Copy

By: Lam, Vincent (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON.: Doubleday Canada, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156121

ISBN: 0385661452

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, dated (2012) and signed without inscription by LAM, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for A Bird in the House -by Margaret Laurence ( The Sound of the Singing; To Set Our House in Order; Mask of the Bear; A Bird in the House; The Loons; Horses of the Night; The Half Husky; Jericho's Brick Battlements )

A Bird in the House -by Margaret Laurence ( The Sound of the Singing; To Set Our House in Order; Mask of the Bear; A Bird in the House; The Loons; Horses of the Night; The Half Husky; Jericho's Brick Battlements )

By: Laurence, Margaret

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1970, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163403

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Very Good to Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, a bit of sunning to the spine, this collects: A Bird in the House ; The Sound of the Singing; To Set Our House in Order; Mask of the Bear; The Loons; Horses of the Night; The Half Husky; Jericho's Brick Battlements, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info