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Le Rouge Et Le Noir Chronique du XIXe Siecle, . Stendhal
1 . Stendhal Le Rouge Et Le Noir Chronique du XIXe Siecle
Paris Editions Garnier Freres 1953 Quarter Leather Very Good with no dust jacket 
605 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Corners worn. Brown quarter-leather binding, raised bands, gilt and black decoration on spine. Marbled endpapers, covers. Top edge gilt. French text / texte francais. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC0902 
Price: 40.00 CDN
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This Weather of Hangmen, Adams, Sylvia
2 Adams, Sylvia This Weather of Hangmen
Burnstown ON General Store Publishing 1996 First Edition Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
268 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Signed by the author on the title page. Publisher's press release laid in. The fictionalized account of a horrendous murder case. It is 1892, and James Luckey, his wife Martha, and daughter Mary Ann are found burned in their farmhouse at Newbliss Ontario. John's son Charles, just out of Central Prison in Toronto, known to be on bad terms with his father and step-mother, is seen in the area on the fateful night. ; Signed by Author FIC1114 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Returning Officer, Aiken, Gordon
3 Aiken, Gordon Returning Officer
Gravenhurst, Ontario RO Publishing 1982 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
301 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. Based on a historical event, the book recounts the tale of a Returning Officer in the Canadian general election of 1872 who was called before Parliament to explain his actions. A tale of a man who fignts for his independance, baffle his enemies, and hold his family together. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author FIC0848 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Loon Laughter Ecological Fables and Nature Tales, Aird, Paul Leet
4 Aird, Paul Leet Loon Laughter Ecological Fables and Nature Tales
Markham, On, Canada Fitzhenry & Whiteside 1999 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by MacDonald, Thoreau Signed by Author
87 pp. Light edgewear. Inscribed by author on the half-title. A fascinating collection of 33 tales of Canada's plants and animals. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author FIC0735 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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The President is Dead, Alexandre, Phillippe
5 Alexandre, Phillippe The President is Dead
London Arrow Books 1968 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
247 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Page edges beginning to tan. A political thriller that speculates on events in the case of the French President dieing with no obvious successor. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FPB0442 
Price: 12.00 CDN
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The Jungle, Algren, Nelson
6 Algren, Nelson The Jungle
New York Avon Publications Paperback Very Good- 
Undated, circa late 1950's, early 1960's. 173 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A novel of lawless youth. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall FPB0635 
Price: 12.00 CDN
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Love is a Long Shot, Allan, Ted
7 Allan, Ted Love is a Long Shot
Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1984 0771001274 / 9780771001277 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
171 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, some dampstain. A hilarious tale of Montreal's underworld of the 1930's. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC1192 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Promises, Allen, Charlotte Vale
8 Allen, Charlotte Vale Promises
New York, NY, U.S.A. Dutton 1980 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
343 pp. Pages beginning to tan. Slight spine bump. Jacket has edgewear, 2 small tears at top, price clipped. Jacket spine sunned. Inscribed on ffep. Letter to prev. owner from author laid in. Prev. owner has marked 5 passages in text dealing with people known to her - the banker on pg. 78 is her husband. A novel of a woman who triumphs over adversity, and of the relationship between two sisters.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; Signed by Author FIC0231 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Man is Strong, Alvaro, Corrado
9 Alvaro, Corrado Man is Strong
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1948 First US Edition Cloth Very Good in Good dust jacket 
264 pp. Spine ends bumped, lightly worn. Jacket edges worn, rubbed along upper and lower spine ends. A tale of a young engineer, returning to his country from abroad to find life under an oppresive totalitarian regime intolerable, and joins a resistance group that is working to free the country.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIC0436 
Price: 30.00 CDN
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Der Schweigende Mund, Amber, Ute
10 Amber, Ute Der Schweigende Mund
Viersen, Germany Rekord-Verlag Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
221 pp. Edgewear, cornersr rubbed. Spine creased. Undated, ca 1970's? German text/ auf deutsch. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FPB0440 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Pleasure Bound, Anonymous
11 Anonymous Pleasure Bound
New York Grove Press 1969 First Thus Paperback Very Good+ 
355 pp. Spine creased, slightly bowed. Zebra Books Z-1056 Three erotic novels of the Edwardian underground: Maudie, Pleasure-Bound Afloat, and Pleasure-Bound Ashore. FPB0139 
Price: 10.00 CDN
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Happy Endings, Ayres, Ruby M.
12 Ayres, Ruby M. Happy Endings
London Jarrolds Publishers 1935 First Edition Cloth Good with no dust jacket 
287 pp. 40 pp. publisher's catalog. Spine, corners bumped. Light wear to boards. Red cloth boards, black lettering. Stamped T. Eaton Co. Montreal Circulating Library on title page, no other library markings. A collection of 22 romantic short stories.; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIC0412 
Price: 80.00 CDN
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Our Father's War, Bacque, James
13 Bacque, James Our Father's War
Toronto Exile Editions 2006 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
628 pp. Appears unread. Author's business card, with handwritten "with my compliments" laid in. A tale of two sides of the Second World War. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC1140 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Madame Balashovskaya's Apartment, Baillie, Martha
14 Baillie, Martha Madame Balashovskaya's Apartment
Winnipeg Turnstone Press 1999 First Edition Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
229 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. French flaps. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. A tale of life, love and betrayal, centering on a 90 year old matriarch nearing the end of her days, living in an apartment in Paris. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author FIC0938 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Remember Who I Am A Story of Fiction about Street People Yearning to be Remembered, Barrette, J. Rene & Tremblay, Raymond D.
15 Barrette, J. Rene & Tremblay, Raymond D. Remember Who I Am A Story of Fiction about Street People Yearning to be Remembered
Self Published 2003 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
146 pp. Edgewear. Corners rubbed. Signed by both authors on the title page. Written by two veteran social workers, the book tells the tale of an street person and alcoholic who leaves behind a series of cryptic notes after his death, in an attempt to be remembered. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by All Authors FIC0631 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Tommy and Grizel, Barrie, James M.
16 Barrie, James M. Tommy and Grizel
Toronto, ON, Canada Copp Clark 1900 First Canadian Edition Cloth Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Frontis, 10 illus. Spine bumped. Corners slightly rubbed. Brown boards. Gilt lettering on spine. Decorative design on front board, executed in green, red, gilt, and brown. Copp Clark logi blindstamped on rear board. A novel by the author of Peter Pan.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIC0315 
Price: 45.00 CDN
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The Time in Between, Bergen, David
17 Bergen, David The Time in Between
Toronto Mcclelland & Stewart 2005 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
273 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket edges lightly worn. Small dampstain to upper edge of ffep and half-title. Signed by the author on the title page. A man mysteriously leaves his home on the Fraser Valley of British Columbia and returns to Vietnam, where he had fought 29 years earlier. His daughter and son follow, to search for him. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author FIC0699 
Price: 55.00 CDN
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The Alabaster Box, Besant, Walter
18 Besant, Walter The Alabaster Box
Toronto, Ontario, Canada Copp Clark 1900 Cloth Good with no dust jacket 
327 pp. Frontis. Library name stamped on ffep, inside front cover. No other library markings. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering. White design on front, and spine. Spine bumped. Edgewear. Some spots to front and rear boards.; Ex-Library; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall FIC0483 
Price: 50.00 CDN
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Stiletto, Betcherman, Barbara
19 Betcherman, Barbara Stiletto
New York Tudor Publishing Company 1989 First Edition Paperback As New with no dust jacket 
362 pp. Unread. Sloane MacNeill arrives in Israel to finalize an arms deal, and to deliver a secret memo. But the glittering stiletto in t the back of a courier soon puts her into a shadowy world - a world where people she touches are dead within the hour, and her every move is watched by shadowy figures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FPB0528 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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The Moon in Aries, Blizard, Marie
20 Blizard, Marie The Moon in Aries
New York Arcadia House, Inc. 1941 First Edition Cloth Very Good with no dust jacket 
256 pp. Edgewear. Spine, corners bumped. Blue cloth boards, dark red lettering.Number stamped on ffep. Top edge red.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIC0514 
Price: 50.00 CDN
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