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Le Rouge Et Le Noir Chronique du XIXe Siecle

By: . Stendhal

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Garnier Freres: 1953

Seller ID: FIC0902

Condition: 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 View more info

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This Weather of Hangmen

By: Adams, Sylvia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burnstown ON, General Store Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC1114

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

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Returning Officer

By: Aiken, Gordon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gravenhurst, Ontario, RO Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0848

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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 View more info

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I Listen to the Earth

By: Aipin, Yeremei

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ada, Ohio, Ohio Northern University: 1995

Edition: Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC1205

Condition: Very Good-


50 pp. Light edgewear. Inscribed and dated by the author. Number 50 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Illustrations by Gennady Raishev ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Loon Laughter Ecological Fables and Nature Tales

By: Aird, Paul Leet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Markham, On, Canada, Fitzhenry & Whiteside: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0735

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Nobody's Child (Harlequin #1258)

By: Airlie, Catherine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Harlequin Books: 1968

Seller ID: FPB0667

Condition: Very Good-


191 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Harlequin Romance edition (number 1258, cover price 50 cents). ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The President is Dead

By: Alexandre, Phillippe

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Arrow Books: 1968

Seller ID: FPB0442

Condition: 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 View more info

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The Jungle

By: Algren, Nelson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Publications:

Seller ID: FPB0635

Condition: Very Good-


Undated, circa late 1950's, early 1960's. 173 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A novel of lawless youth. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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Love is a Long Shot

By: Allan, Ted

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1192

ISBN: 0771001274

Condition: 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 View more info

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Promises

By: Allen, Charlotte Vale

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Dutton: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC0231

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


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 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Napoleon's Retreat

By: Allen, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Canada, DC Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIS1220

ISBN: 0919688357

Condition: Very Good-


309 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. French flaps. Signed by the author on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Man is Strong

By: Alvaro, Corrado

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1948

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: FIC0436

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Der Schweigende Mund

By: Amber, Ute

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viersen, Germany, Rekord-Verlag:

Seller ID: FPB0440

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


221 pp. Edgewear, cornersr rubbed. Spine creased. Undated, ca 1970's? German text/ auf deutsch. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Windy Night, Rainy Morrow (Harlequin #1560)

By: Ash, Pauline

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Harlequin Books: 1972

Seller ID: FPB0672

ISBN: 0373015607

Condition: Good+


190 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine creased and worn along front edge. First Harlequin Romance edition (number 1560, cover price 50 cents). ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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With Love from Dr. Lucien (Harlequin #1033)

By: Ash, Pauline

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Harlequin Books: 1966

Seller ID: FPB0673

Condition: Good+


191 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the inside front cover. Small pen mark on front cover. First Harlequin Romance edition (number 1033, cover price 45 cents). ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Robber Bride

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC1217

ISBN: 077100821X

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


546 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Signed by Atwood on the title page. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Robber Bride

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: FIC1218

ISBN: 077100821X

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


546 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Gift note on the ffep. Inscribed to Beth by Atwood on the title page. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Happy Endings

By: Ayres, Ruby M.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London, Jarrolds Publishers: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC0412

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Our Father's War

By: Bacque, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Exile Editions: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1140

Condition: 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 View more info

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A Quiet Life

By: Bainbridge, Beryl

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FIC1210

ISBN: 0715611399

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


156 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket price-clipped, some edgewear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info