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Image for Ninepenny Flute:  Twenty One Tales ( Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, etc)

Ninepenny Flute: Twenty One Tales ( Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, etc)

By: Coppard, A E ( Alfred Edgar )

Price: $25.01

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: MacMillan, 1937, 1st First 1st Printing: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145521

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a couple of very short closed tears, a very nice example, nice cover art by J S Goodall who became most famous for his illustrations in the Miss Read books, this contains: Ninepenny Flute; Jove's Nectar; The Gudgeon and the Squirrel; Philosopher's Daughter; His Worship Receives; Deserter; jack the Giant Killer; The Abbotts; Speaking Likenesses; Sofa One, Sofa Two; Chronicles of Andrew; Six Sad Men, Good Samaritans; All the Worls a Stage; The Landmark; Life is Like That; Some Talk of Alexander; The Badge; Hannibal's Bust; W... View more info

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Storm Child ---by Bernard Cornwell

By: Cornwell, Bernard ( Aka Susannah Kells )

Price: $10.49

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Michael Joseph, 1991, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153651

ISBN: 0718134052

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a bit of age toning to paper, by the author of the Richard Sharpe books, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Smoky Joe's Cafe ---by Bryce Courtenay (revised Edition of Meeting at the Smoky Joe Cafe )

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: McArthur & Company, 2001, 1st softcover Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149286

ISBN: 1552783049

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, short crease on front cover, stamp on front endpaper has been inked out, ---"Thommo returns from Vietnam to an Australia that regards him as a mercenary guilty of war crimes. He begins to develop all kinds of physical and mental problems, and thinks it must only be him until he finds he is not alone. Ten mates, all who remain of his platoon who fought and died in the Battle of Long Tan, are affected the same way. Now Thommo and his mates are eleven angry men out for revenge. They rope in an ex-Viet Cong with 'special skills' and his own secret a... View more info

Image for The Civil War -by Abraham Cowley / University of Toronto Press - Department of English Studies and Texts # 20

The Civil War -by Abraham Cowley / University of Toronto Press - Department of English Studies and Texts # 20

By: Cowley, Abraham; Edited By Allan Pritchard / University of Toronto Press

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press ( UTP ), 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161939

ISBN: 0802052630

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of light rubbing to edges of boards, former owner's name stamp in a couple of places, in an attractive Good or better price clipped dustjacket, some small chips and tears and associated creasing, 196 pages, the complete poem which was at that time recently discovered, plus a 60+ page essay by Pritchard, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Petunia-Coloured Coat and Other Stories -by Elaine Crowley ( Colored )

The Petunia-Coloured Coat and Other Stories -by Elaine Crowley ( Colored )

By: Crowley, Elaine

Price: $10.49

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Penguin, 1992, 1st Paperback Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157998

ISBN: 0140167781

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light spine creases, spine is slightly cocked, a bit of age toning to paper, this contains: The Petunia-Coloured Coat; Before the Revolution; The Stone; A Bit of a Consequence; Janet's Christmas Party or A Kettleful Would Have Been Plenty; All the Angels and Saints; A Summer's Day; A Good Bint; Cassie's Wedding; "Talk to him - he may be able to hear you"; Dickie, Dickie, Dout; The Vigil; The Legacy; Redundant; The Leaving; Survival; The Little Black Dress, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Muddy Fork and Other Things - Short Fiction and Nonfiction ---by James Crumley  (includes the beginnings of Whores, Mexican Tree Duck, etc)

The Muddy Fork and Other Things - Short Fiction and Nonfiction ---by James Crumley (includes the beginnings of Whores, Mexican Tree Duck, etc)

By: Crumley, James

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Montana, Livingston, MT: Clark City Press, 1991, 1st edition, First Printing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145293

ISBN: 094443939X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, a Near Fine unread copy, this contains, Preface; - JOURNALISTIC LIES - Driving around Houston; The Way of the Road; The Heavy; Book 'em Debbie; The Great West; Anybody Can Write a Sad Song --- FICTIONAL TRUTHS - An Ideal Son for the Jenkins Family; Three Cheers for Thomas J Rabb; Cairn; Daddy's Gone a-Hunting; The Philanderer; Good-Bye Cruel World; Whores; The Thing She Cannot Write About, the Reasons Why --- THE REAL STORY - Interview --- NOVEL BEGINNINGS - The Muddy Fork; The Mexican Tree Duck, ----- there was an earlier edition of Muddy Fork (1984) released by Lor... View more info

Image for The Pigeon Shoot:  A Screenplay By James Crumley -a Signed Limited Edition

The Pigeon Shoot: A Screenplay By James Crumley -a Signed Limited Edition

By: Crumley, James (signed)

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California, Santa Barbara, CA.: Neville Publishing, 1987, 1st edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 145294

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in orange cloth, no dustjacket, # 187 of 350 copies signed by Crumley, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Muddy Fork: Lord John Press ---by James Crumley --a signed Limited Edition Copy

The Muddy Fork: Lord John Press ---by James Crumley --a signed Limited Edition Copy

By: Crumley, James (signed)

Price: $85.73

Publisher: Northridge, California, Northridge, CA.: Lord John Press, 1984, 1st edition, First Printing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 145295

ISBN: 0935716262

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, one of 200 copies signed by Crumley, 25 pages, about 5.25 x 7.5 inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles -by Ron Currie Jr. -a Signed Copy

Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles -by Ron Currie Jr. -a Signed Copy

By: Currie, Jr., Ron (signed)

Price: $36.89

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2013, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156946

ISBN: 0670025348

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, front flap has a faint crease, signed without inscription by Ron Currie Jr.,---"Ron Currie, Jr.’s first two works of fiction, God Is Dead and Everything Matters!, dazzled readers and critics alike with their audacity, originality, and psychological insight. Hailed by the New York Times’s Janet Maslin as a "startlingly talented writer", Currie once again moves and provokes us with his latest genre-bending novel, one that asks why literal veracity means more to us than deeper truths. --The protagonist of Flimsy L... View more info

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Don Quixote: A Commentary

By: Czako, Ambosius ( CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel De related)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB: The Christian Press, 1943, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145520

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------hardcover, a Very Good copy, no dustjacket as issued, numbered 173 (of 250 copies), 84 pages, b&w photo on verso of front board is not named but likely Czako, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Undead and Unfinished -VOLUME NINE of the UNDEAD / VAMPIRE QUEEN BETSY Series -by Mary Janice Davidson -a Signed Copy ( Book 9 )(with a Bookmark for RISE of the POISON MOON )

Undead and Unfinished -VOLUME NINE of the UNDEAD / VAMPIRE QUEEN BETSY Series -by Mary Janice Davidson -a Signed Copy ( Book 9 )(with a Bookmark for RISE of the POISON MOON )

By: Davidson, Mary Janice (signed)

Price: $28.97

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Berkley Sensation / Penguin Group, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156823

ISBN: 0425234355

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, feels unread, signed without inscription by MJD, laid into this copy is a bookmark for Rise of the Poison Moon by MJD and Anthony Alongi, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Deptford Trilogy:  Fifth Business; The Manticore; World of Wonders -by Robertson Davies / Illustrations - Illustrated By Peter Stuart / 1st Folio Society Edition ( Omnibus Volume Containing Book 1, 2 & 3 )

The Deptford Trilogy: Fifth Business; The Manticore; World of Wonders -by Robertson Davies / Illustrations - Illustrated By Peter Stuart / 1st Folio Society Edition ( Omnibus Volume Containing Book 1, 2 & 3 )

By: Davies, Robertson / Illustrations / Illustrated By Peter Stuart ( Folio Society

Price: $230.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 2007, 1st Folio edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162663

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hard cover, about 6.75w x 10h inches, a Fine example, no dustjacket as issued, housed in a lightly rubbed Near Fine slipcase, lovely full page colour illustrations, a gift worthy edition, 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 Someone's in the Kitchen with Dinah -by Gwen Davis  (togetherness in the suburbs where everything is shared, including wives )( wife swapping )

Someone's in the Kitchen with Dinah -by Gwen Davis (togetherness in the suburbs where everything is shared, including wives )( wife swapping )

By: Davis, Gwen

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York: MacFadden Books, 1963, 1st Paperback Edition, First Printing ( Canadian Imprint ): 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164428

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-------------paperback, a solid Very Good example, clean and bright, ink name and address on verso of front cover, a bit of age toning to paper, a humourous novel about the suburbs and the wife swapping experiment in the 1960's, nice Dedini cover art, this Canadian imprint is virtually identical to the US edition but has Printed in Canada on the copyright page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

The Cat and Battledore, and Other Tales ( The Vendetta; The Purse; The Ball at Sceaux; A Double Family )

By: De Balzac, Honore

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: Belford's Clarke, 1879, 1st American Edition, First Printing: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153440

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------green cloth, gilt lettering and decoration, overall Very Good, front blank endpaper is present but loose, ink name and date on verso of front cover, 333 pages + ads, this contains: the Cat & Battledore; The Vendetta; The Purse; The Ball at Sceaux; A Double Family, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Red Dog -by Louis De Bernieres

By: De Bernieres, Louis

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148880

ISBN: 0676973914

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, no remainder mark, lower corners are ever so slightly bumped, ---"In 1998, Louis de Bernieres, acclaimed author of Corelli’s Mandolin, came upon a bronze statue in a town on Australia’s northwestern coast and was immediately compelled to know more about Red Dog. He did not have to go far: everyone for hundreds of miles in every direction seemed to have a story about Red Dog. He was a Red Cloud Kelpie, a breed of sheepdog known for its energy and cleverness. But Red Dog was a kind of ultra-Kelpie, energetic and clever enough for... View more info

Image for Birds Without Wings ---by Louis De Bernieres -a Signed Copy

Birds Without Wings ---by Louis De Bernieres -a Signed Copy

By: De Bernieres, Louis (signed)

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Knopf Canada, 2004, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 162438

ISBN: 0676976948

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example in a Near Fine dustjacket, no remainder mark, small name stamp, signed without inscription by Louis de Bernieres, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Coucy Castle Manuscript / N'Heures Souris Rames ---a Signed Copy  ( 40 homophobic French verses that read as English Mother Goose rhymes" with English translations )

The Coucy Castle Manuscript / N'Heures Souris Rames ---a Signed Copy ( 40 homophobic French verses that read as English Mother Goose rhymes" with English translations )

By: De Kay, Ormonde (signed)

Price: $15.77

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Clarkson N Potter, 1980, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1980

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 144241

ISBN: 0517540819

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket with a wee bit of very light soiling to rear panel, signed and inscribed by de Kay on the front blank endpaper, 40 plus 8 pages, states "40 homophobic French verses that read as English Mother Goose rhymes" with English translations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Bleak House -by Charles Dickens / Atlantic Books Crime Classics

Bleak House -by Charles Dickens / Atlantic Books Crime Classics

By: Dickens, Charles ( Case Notes [ afterword] By Professor Robert Giddings )

Price: $10.49

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Atlantic Books Crime Classics, 2008, 1st Edition thus, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163432

ISBN: 1843548534

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------softcover, about 5w x 7.75h inches, a Very Good+ example with a wee bit of light rubbing, faint reading crease on the spine, 940 pages (afterword is 8 or 9 pages), 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 Bleak House ---by Charles Dickens -a Facsimile of the Nonesuch Press Edition

Bleak House ---by Charles Dickens -a Facsimile of the Nonesuch Press Edition

By: Dickens, Charles ( Nonesuch Press facsimile Edition )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Gerald Duckworth / The Overlook Press ( Nonesuch Press Facsimile ), 2005, 1st Facsimile Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160462

ISBN: 0715634712

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed near Fine glassine dustjacket, illustrated in b&w, silk ribbon marker, wraparound belly band is present and in Near Fine condition, a very attractive edition reprinting the original first edition title pages, bear with a walking stick logo is stamped in blind on the front board, 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 Personal History of David Copperfield / Everyman's Library Edition

The Personal History of David Copperfield / Everyman's Library Edition

By: Dickens, Charles, with an Introduction By G K ( Gilbert Keith ) Chesterton / Everyman's Library Edition ( Ernest Rhys, Series Editor )

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England / New York, N.Y., London, UK / Toronto, ON / N.Y.: J M Dent / E P Dutton, 1907 (actually 1926), 1st Everyman's Library edition, Later ( 18th ) Printing: 1926

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156665

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, about 4.25 x 7 inches, a Very Good to Very Good+ copy, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, a bit of light wear and rubbing to tips, no dustjacket, age toning to endpapers, crease to one page, Chesterton's intro is about 7 pages, a nice solid vintage copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info