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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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S Portrait of a Spy RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story, Adams, Ian
2 Adams, Ian S Portrait of a Spy RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story
Toronto, ON, Canada Gage Publishing 1977 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
176 pp. Spine bumped, jacket edges worn. Fiction, but based on fact. Follows the author on his pursuit of the truth, looking for a triple agent working in and for the KGB, RCMP, CIA FIC0867 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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S Portrait of a Spy RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story, Adams, Ian
3 Adams, Ian S Portrait of a Spy RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story
Toronto, ON, Canada Gage Publishing 1977 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
176 pp. Spine bumped, jacket edges worn. Gift note on the ffep. Fiction, but based on fact. Follows the author on his pursuit of the truth, looking for a triple agent working in and for the KGB, RCMP, CIA; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC1117 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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This Weather of Hangmen, Adams, Sylvia
4 Adams, Sylvia This Weather of Hangmen
Burnstown ON General Store Publishing 1996 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine 
268 pp. Appears unread. 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. 2 copies available. FIC0559 
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This Weather of Hangmen, Adams, Sylvia
5 Adams, Sylvia This Weather of Hangmen
Burnstown ON General Store Publishing 1996 189618264X / 9781896182643 First Edition Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
268 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. 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 FIC0776 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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This Weather of Hangmen, Adams, Sylvia
6 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
7 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
8 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
9 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
10 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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It's Neither Black Nor White, Charlie Brown, Alikhan, Mir Raza
11 Alikhan, Mir Raza It's Neither Black Nor White, Charlie Brown
Mumbai, India India Book Distributors (Bombay) Lt. D 1996 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
413 pp. Edgewear, corners bumped. 3 sections of the book have been printed on a different paper stock, a publisher's error. Inscribed and dated by author. A novel of a young man who inherits a precious stone relic, and ends up discovering his roots, and himself in the course of his meeting with destiny.; Signed by Author FIC0590 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Love is a Long Shot, Allan, Ted
12 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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No Surrender, Allbrand, Martha
13 Allbrand, Martha No Surrender
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
299 pp. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Jacket price-clipped, tears, large portions missing. A novel of the occupation of Holland in WWII. Jacket art by John O'Hara Cosgrove II. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC1116 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Promises, Allen, Charlotte Vale
14 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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Napoleon's Retreat, Allen, Robert S.
15 Allen, Robert S. Napoleon's Retreat
Montreal, Quebec, Canada DC Books 1997 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket Signed by Author
309 pp. Slight edgewear. Appears unread. Signed by author on title page. Robert Weary is haunted by a failed act of terrorism 20 years old. And he is hiding, in every way, and everywhere. Voices murmer to him, voices that will come alive at his great solstice party.; Signed by Author FIC0595 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Man is Strong, Alvaro, Corrado
16 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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Gabriella, Clove and Cinnamon, Amado, Jorge
17 Amado, Jorge Gabriella, Clove and Cinnamon
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 First US Edition Cloth Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
426 pp. Brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Spine bumped. Jacket price clipped, edgewear, small tears at corners. Translated from the Portuguese, this is a tale of a romantic heroine in Brazil.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIC0537 
Price: 35.00 CDN
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Der Schweigende Mund, Amber, Ute
18 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
19 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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The Malaspiga Exit, Anthony, Evelyn
20 Anthony, Evelyn The Malaspiga Exit
London Hutchinson 1974 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
254 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket hs edgewear, price clipped. Prev owner's address label on inside front cover, last page. A young American woman, in Florence waiting to visit distant relatives, finds herself enmeshed in a web of mystery, intrigue, and narcotics trafficking. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall FIC0791 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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