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Out of Egypt: A Play About Martin Luther King

By: McTavish, John and Judith Brocklehurst

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Ontario, Bracebridge, ON: John McTavish / Judith Brocklehurst, 1980, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151165

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------softcover, about 8 x 11 inches, stapled, a photocopy, a solid Very Good copy, likely never actually published although this writing duo have had other material published including another play titled Skin Deep: The Story of Martin Luther King, 74 pages, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Skin Divers:  Poems -by Anne Michaels ---a Signed Copy ( Poetry )

Skin Divers: Poems -by Anne Michaels ---a Signed Copy ( Poetry )

By: Michaels, Anne (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ), 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 144651

ISBN: 0771058799

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, feels unread, signed without inscription by Anne Michaels, by the author of FUGITIVE PIECES, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Scream ---by Rohinton Mistry , Illustrations By Tony Urquhart

The Scream ---by Rohinton Mistry , Illustrations By Tony Urquhart

By: Mistry, Rohinton

Price: $43.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 2008, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156168

ISBN: 0771061323

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, looks new, preceded by the 2006 limited edition ---" Rohinton Mistry is arguably Canada’s most beloved and popular writer. His fiction has won prestigious prizes in Canada and around the world. The Oprah’s Book Club selection of his novel A Fine Balance increased Mistry’s already large audience in North America, and in Canada alone to more than a quarter of a million readers. He is working on a new novel, as yet unscheduled, but this delicious little book will be savoured by Mistry’s hungry and devoted fans. The Scream... View more info

Image for Family Matters ---by Rohinton Mistry -a Signed Copy ( 1st Canadian Edition )

Family Matters ---by Rohinton Mistry -a Signed Copy ( 1st Canadian Edition )

By: Mistry, Rohinton (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart ( M&S ), 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 164344

ISBN: 0771061277

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine example in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Mistry without inscription, ----"Set in Bombay in the mid-1990s, Family Matters tells a story of familial love and obligation, of personal and political corruption, of the demands of tradition and the possibilities for compassion. Nariman Vakeel, the patriarch of a small discordant family, is beset by Parkinson’s and haunted by memories of his past. He lives with his two middle-aged stepchildren, Coomy, bitter and domineering, and her brother, Jal, mild-mannered and acquiescent. But the burden of the illness wor... View more info

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Roses are Difficult Here ---by W O Mitchell -a Signed Copy

By: Mitchell, W O, ( Signed ) ( William Ormond )

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON.; McClelland & Stewart ( M&S )/ Douglas Gibson, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157024

ISBN: 0771060777

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy with some rubbing and a bit of paper loss to the bottom edges of the boards, in a Near Fine dustjacket, signedand inscribed by Mitchell on the title page "To L____ with best regards W O Mitchell", small ink name and date on front blank endpaper, 325 pages, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon ---by W O Mitchell ---signed ---with Illustrations By Wesley Bates  ( Based on the Play, The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon )

The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon ---by W O Mitchell ---signed ---with Illustrations By Wesley Bates ( Based on the Play, The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon )

By: Mitchell, W O, ( Signed ) ( William Ormond ) ( William Ormond ), Illustrated By Wesley Bates

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ) / Douglas Gibson, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157394

ISBN: 0771060815

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Mitchell on a M&S tipped-in plate, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo /// SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon ---by W O Mitchell ---signed ---with Illustrations By Wesley Bates  ( Based on the Play, The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon )

The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon ---by W O Mitchell ---signed ---with Illustrations By Wesley Bates ( Based on the Play, The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon )

By: Mitchell, W O, ( Signed ) ( William Ormond ) ( William Ormond ), Illustrated By Wesley Bates

Price: $30.29

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ) / Douglas Gibson, 1993, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 160312

ISBN: 0771060815

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Mitchell onthe title page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for According to Jake and the Kid:  A Collection of New Stories -by W O Mitchell,  (signed by Mitchell )

According to Jake and the Kid: A Collection of New Stories -by W O Mitchell, (signed by Mitchell )

By: Mitchell, W.O. ( William Ormond )(signed)

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart / M&S, 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 154637

ISBN: 0771060734

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Mitchell without inscription, this contains: ACCORDING TO JAKE AND THE KID: Elbow Room; Gettin' Born; Jackrabbit Baby; Jake and the Medicine Man; King of All the Country; Well Well Well; Lo The Noble Redskin; The Man Who Came to Rummy; Mind Over Madam; Old Fakers Never Die; Going to a Fire; Will of the People; Love's Wild Magic; The Face is Familiar; Political Dynamite; The Yiung and the Old of It, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo..///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for THREE VOLUMES:  The Vanishing Point / How I Spent My Summer Holidays / Since Daisy Creek -by W O Mitchell (all signed by Mitchell )

THREE VOLUMES: The Vanishing Point / How I Spent My Summer Holidays / Since Daisy Creek -by W O Mitchell (all signed by Mitchell )

By: Mitchell, W.O. (signed) ( William Ormond )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: MacMillan, 1973,, 1981, 1984 1st Edition, First and Later Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 162801

ISBN: 0770510442

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), hardcovers, all are Near Fine examples in lightly rubbed Very Good dustjackets, some small nicks, VANISHING and HOLIDAYS are signed and inscribed by W O MITCHELL to former owners, CREEK is signed without inscription by Mitchell, , former owner's bookplate on front blank endpaper of VANISHING, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo..///SIGNED -two are inscribed, one is sgned without inscription/// View more info

Image for A Dry Spell -by Susie Moloney -a Signed Copy

A Dry Spell -by Susie Moloney -a Signed Copy

By: Moloney, Susie (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149967

ISBN: 0385256639

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Moloney, ---"Goodlands, North Dakota, has been suffering a massive drought for the past four years. Farms are in foreclosure, people''s livelihoods are on the wane, and the town''s beleaguered mortgage lender, Karen Grange, is beginning to think she should pack up and go back to Minneapolis. ---Then Tom Keatley arrives. He calls himself a rainmaker. Karen thinks he''s a drifter. And the townsfolk--well, the townsfolk aren''t about to trust the tall, mysterious stranger who wanders their streets, visits their dyin... View more info

Image for The Emperor of Ice-Cream -by Brian Moore -a Signed Copy

The Emperor of Ice-Cream -by Brian Moore -a Signed Copy

By: Moore, Brian (signed) (aka Michael Bryan, Bernard Mara )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Mayflower Books, 1967, 1st UK Paperback Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 162535

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good example, light wear and rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, sunning to the spine with some lettering being quite faded, signed without inscription by MOORE, scarce edition but even moreso signed, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Luck of Ginger Coffey -by Brian Moore -a Signed Copy

The Luck of Ginger Coffey -by Brian Moore -a Signed Copy

By: Moore, Brian (signed) (aka Michael Bryan, Bernard Mara )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell # F147, 1962, 1st Paperback Edition, First Printing ( Canadian Imprint ): 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 162536

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good to Very Good example, light wear and rubbing, a bit of age toning to paper, store stamp, signed and inscribed by MOORE "To J___ Brian Moore", scarce edition but even moreso signed, this copy is a Canadian imprint which is pretty much identical to the US imprint except for Printed in Canada on the copyright page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for February -by Lisa Moore -a Signed Copy

February -by Lisa Moore -a Signed Copy

By: Moore, Lisa (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: House of Anansi, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157329

ISBN: 088784202X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription and dated in the year of publication by the author, looks new, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

BOXED SET: Never Cry Wolf ---with The Dog Who Wouldn't Be ---with The Boat Who Wouldn't Float ---3 Volumes in a Slipcase ( Box / Slipcased Set )

By: Mowat, Farley

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Bantam Seal, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1st Boxed Edition, Later Printings for All: 1981

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151055

ISBN: 055327788X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Near Fine unread copies, housed in a Very Good slipcase with a bit of tip wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

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Lives of Girls and Women ---by Alice Munro

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Allen Lane, 1974, 1st UK Edition, 2nd Printing: 1974

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158183

ISBN: 0713906537

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a solid clean Very Good+ copy, a bit of sunning to the spine, no dustjacket, the author's 2nd book, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

Image for The Love of a Good Woman:  Stories By Alice Munro  ( Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman )

The Love of a Good Woman: Stories By Alice Munro ( Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman )

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart / M&S, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163189

ISBN: 0771066856

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, gift inscription on front blank endpaper, contents include: Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

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The View from Castle Rock: Stories -by Alice Munro

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart ( M&S ) ? Douglas Gibson, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163190

ISBN: 0771065264

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy with bumped upper corners, in a Near Fine dustjacket, this contains: No Advantages; The View from castle Rock; Illinois; The Wilds of Morris Township; Working for a Living; Fathers; Lying Under the Apple Tree; Hired Girl; The Ticket; Home; What Do You Want to Know For?; Messenger, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

Image for Open Secrets:  Stories By Alice Munro

Open Secrets: Stories By Alice Munro

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart / M&S, 1994, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163221

ISBN: 0771066996

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks close to new, contents include: Carried Away; A real Life; The Albanian Virgin; Open Secrets; The Jack randa Hotel; A Wilderness Station; Spaceships have landed; Vandals, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info

Image for Dear Life:  Stories -by Alice Munro ( To Reach Japan; Amundesen; Leaving Maverley; Gravel; Haven; Pride; Corrie; Train; In Sight of the Lake; Dolly; The Eye; Night; Voices )

Dear Life: Stories -by Alice Munro ( To Reach Japan; Amundesen; Leaving Maverley; Gravel; Haven; Pride; Corrie; Train; In Sight of the Lake; Dolly; The Eye; Night; Voices )

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart / M&S, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163371

ISBN: 0771064861

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, could be an unread copy, this contains the following short stories: To Reach Japan; Amundesen; Leaving Maverley; Gravel; Haven; Pride; Corrie; Train; In Sight of the Lake; Dolly; The Eye; Night; Voices; Dear Life, -----"The fourteen stories in this brilliant collection show Alice Munro coming home to southwestern Ontario, with Toronto looming on the horizon. Even 'To Reach Japan,' where a Vancouver mother takes her young daughter across the country by train, ends in Toronto. On that journey, different kinds of passion produce surpris... View more info

Image for The Love of a Good Woman:  Stories By Alice Munro  ( Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman )

The Love of a Good Woman: Stories By Alice Munro ( Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman )

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart / M&S, 1998, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163407

ISBN: 0771066856

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------hardcover, a close to Near Fine copy but there is a faint stain on the upper edge of the text block so a Very Good+ example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, a wee bit of fading to the tan portion of the spine, ink name on front blank endpaper, contents include: Jakarta; Cortes Island; Save the Reaper; The Children Stay; Rich as Stink; Before the Change; My Mother's Dream; The Love of a Good Woman, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED --GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE /// View more info