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Making a Killing

By: Dunford, Warren

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Alyson Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0740

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


323 pp. Light edgewear. Signed by author on the title page. Mitchell Draper, a screenwriter, decides to turn a high-society murder-suicide from the 70's into a film, but his research soon turns into a murder investigation. At the same time, his friend has joined a New Age cult in the hopes of saving his acting career, and another friend is juggling the staging of a European exhibit of her art with restarting an old romance. It turns out that Mitchell may have his blockbuster after all. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Death of a Race A Newfoundland Tragedy like No Other

By: Earle, Hector M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. John's Newfoundland, DRC Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1120

ISBN: 1926689313

Condition: Very Good


168 pp. Light edgewer. The fictional account of a young Beothuk warrior and his wife, and their struggles to survive the coming of the white race. Based on the true story of Shanawdithit, the last known B eothuk. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Elephant Winter

By: Echlin, Kim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Viking Penguin: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0361

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


188 pp. Spine ends lightly rubbed. Signed by author on title page. A story exploring the relationship between a daughter and her mother, the elephant keepre of the safari park next door, and the comfort she draws from the elephants.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Silent Tom

By: Edson, N. I.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC0481

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


377 pp. Frontis. An interesting binding - bound with red cloth at the spine around to halfway on the front and rear boards, the rest of the boards bound in green cloth. Gilt lettering on spine, black decoarations on spine, and front board. Spine bumped, spine and corners rubbed through. Book generally worn, hinges weak. Library pastedown and stamp on inside front cover, no other library markings.; Ex-Library; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Bower House

By: Ellingwood, Gail

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bobcaygeon, ON, Canada, Lavender Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0578

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


223 pp. Signed by author on title page. Author's first book. The story of a newly widowed woman, struggling to maintain her English country home, who finds romance in the process. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sooner or Later

By: Ellis, Joan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Midwood: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FPB0231

Condition: Good


155 pp. Edgewear. Light wear to covers. Spine creased. Sweet seventeen, and already she had learned the facts of life. She lived for thrills, and for the pleasure of corrupting and destroying decent people. View more info

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The Head of the House

By: Everett-Green, Evelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: FIC0334

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


320 pp. Frontis, adverts. Undated. Presentation bookplate from the Caoticook Academy on inside front cover dated 1912. Apparent first - no other printings indicated. Spine bumped, corners rubbed. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering. Colour decoration on front board and spine.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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A Chivalrous Deed and What Came Of It

By: Faber, Christine

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, P. J. Kenedy & Sons:

Seller ID: FIC0402

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


456 pp. Undated, ca early 1900's. Spine ends lightly worn. Lower front corner bumped. Light green cloth with gilt lettering, white and dark green design on front board and spine. Boards are bright, and look nearly new. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Yet Other Waters

By: Farrell, James T

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Vanguard Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1221

ISBN: 1125656891

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


414 pp. Spine ends, corners bumped and rubbed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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King Winter

By: Findlay, D. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Deneau and Greenberg Publishers:

Seller ID: FIC1086

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


214 pp. Undated, probably 1978? Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. A tale of men and women caught in a cataclysmic snowstorm when their plane is forced down. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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3 More Novels: Vainglory, Inclinations, Caprice

By: Firbank, Ronald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions: 1986

Seller ID: FIC0933

Condition: Very Good


426 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Introduction by Ernest Jones. A tableaux of women pursuing pleasure in wicked ways. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Jaguar Legacy

By: Fisher, Maureen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kingston, Nova Scotia, Lachesis Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0812

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


364 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed by author on the title page. A journalist barges in on a Mexican archaeological dig, determined to find a juicy expose. The archaeologist is equally determined to prevent her from stealing his thunder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Making of Matthias

By: Fletcher, J. S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, John Lane: the Bodley Head: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC0316

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


141 pp. Illus. Blue boards. Gilt lettering on spine, worn. Gilt lettering and decoration on front board, bright. All edges gilt.Spine and corners bumped, lightly rubbed. Tissue protected frontis. Frontis and 4 illustrations coloured, probably by prev. owner.Small ink rub on ffep. Pages clean and tight.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Commodore Hornblower

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, R. J. Saunders: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC0039

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


First Canadian Edition, with the N.C. Wyeth jacket. Spine ends bumped, top of pages foxed.. Jacket has tears at spine corners, shows wear. View more info

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From Lupita's Hill

By: Forsman, Bettie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1181

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


265 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. Set in Mexico it is a tale of contrasts between rich and poor. Drawings by Michael Hampshire. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Kissing the Damned

By: Foss, Mark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Oberon Press: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0512

Condition: Near Fine


128 pp. Signed by Foss on the title page. A collection of 13 linked short stories, centered around Murray Lockhart, a direct-mail writer who is working for a foreign-aid agency. He can write touching appeals for money, but cannot open his heart in his own life. Largely set in Ottawa, some stories also take place on the shores of the St. Lawrence River near Brockville, Ontario. 2 copies available, second copy inscribed by author. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Licence Renewed

By: Gardner, John E.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1981

Seller ID: FIC0992

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


270 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Prev owner's name embossed on front endpaper. James bond is back, and this time he is investigating the links between an international terrorist, and a renowned nuclear physicist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Eclipse of the Crescent Moon

By: Gardonyi, Geza

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Corvina Books: 1994

Seller ID: FIC0581

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


561 pp. Second English language edition. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A historical novel of the seige of Eger in 1552, where a small Hungarian garrison held out against a massive Turkish army for 6 weeks, forcing it to retreat.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Andra Fiasco

By: Garner, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC0546

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


287 pp. Jacket edges worn. Book slanted. Andra, a sympbol of opposition to the government in his homeland is sky-jacked and handed over by extremists. He becomes a great source of embarassment to the regime, and the object of a rescue attempt by an unlikely group of people.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Gila Gunsmoke

By: Garrett, Edgar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Manchester UK, Ensign Editions: 1973

Seller ID: FPB0441

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


158 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Pages tanned. Original price sticker on front cover. Johnny Storm, a saddletramp, just wanted a room for the night. Instead, he got trouble, and ended up being involced in a battle agains a man and his hired gunslingers who were set to take over the boom town. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info