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When You And I were Young, Maggie: A Ballad Of Glanford Township;(SIGNED)

by Rickard, George P.

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London, Ontario, Canada: George Richard Studio, 1981. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. A bright signed copy, with some illustrations.
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Beatrix Potter: A Life In Nature

by Lear, Linda

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Published
2007
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780713995602
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London, United Kingdom: Allen Lane, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Cream boards, some illustrations in the 583 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped and is in a Brodart cover.
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The Observation Of Savage Peoples

by Degerando, Joseph-Marie

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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First US Edition
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Berkeley/ Los Angeles, CA, USA: University of California Press, 1969. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The green boards have light wear, previous owner's name front free page. The preface has seven lines underlined, the pages are bright and 123 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped , has three tears to 1 cm and is… Read more
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The Face Of The Tiger

by Steyn, Mark; SIGNED

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2002
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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9780973157000
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Montreal, PQ, Canada: Stockade Books, 2002. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. Inscribed by author on title page, 351 pp.
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Footprints In The Snow

by Livesey, Robert

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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Revised edition
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9780969002116
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Mississauga, ON, Canada: Little Brick Schoolhouse, 1978. Revised edition . Paperback. Very Good. Soft cover with illustrated front board. Numerous illustrations. Light wear is noted. Previous owner's name on the half title page which has been blacked out with marker. 206 pages. Weight over 1 lb.
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A Selection From Goldwin Smith's Correspondence

by Haultain, Arnold (Edited By)

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Published
1913
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Fair
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New York, NY, USA: Duffield & Company, 1913. Hardcover. Fair. Brown boards with gilt lettering on spine and cream lettering on front board. Possibly First Edition although no edition stated. Usual ex-library stamps and card pocket. The frontis has tissue intact. Illustrated and all illustrations are present. The cloth spine is free from the… Read more
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Letters to a small town

by Bennett, Paul

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2009
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Very Good
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1st
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9780973357011
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Cobourg, ON, Canada: By Author, 2009. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. Eric Beddows. Paperback with illustrated covers. FIRST EDITION. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Illustrated. 161 pages.
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The Conduct of Life and Other Addresses

by Haldane, Viscount (Haldane, Richard Burdon)

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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1st
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London, United Kingdom: John Murray, 1914. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good. Green embossed boards with gilt lettering on the spine. FIRST EDITION. Previous owner's signatures (two) and dates on the front free page (1914 and 1947). The top and base of the spine show shelf wear. The corners are slightly bumped. The book has four… Read more
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To Preserve & Defend

by Tulchinsky, Gerald (Edited by)

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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1st
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9780773502147
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Montreal, PQ, Canada: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1976. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good but Torn. Purple cloth boards with silver lettering and graphic. FIRST EDITION. Maps for end papers. Illustrated throughout. The DJ has six tears. 402 pages.
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Studies in the Economics of Education

by Wilkinson, Bruce W.

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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1st
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Ottawa, ON, Canada: Queen's Printer, 1966. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. "Occasional Paper No 4. July 1965". 148 pages.
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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1923
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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East Aurora, NY, USA: Wm. H. Wise & Co./Roycroft Distributors, 1923. 1st Edition. Limp Leather. Very Good. Embossed leather boards with gilt lettering on the spine and front board. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated endpapers depicting the Roycroft Inn where visitors are entertained and the Print Shop where Hubbard's famous books are made. "Containing the inspired and… Read more
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Shooting Niagara: and After?

by Carlyle, Thomas

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Published
1867
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Fair. No DJ as issued.
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1st Edition thus
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London, United Kingdom: Chapman and Hall, 1867. 1st Edition thus. Paperback. Fair. No DJ as issued.. Paperback. FIRST EDITION THUS. The front cover has been replace with a blue paper. The rear cover is gray and shows chips. "Reprinted from Macmillan's Magazine for August 1867. With some Additions and Corrections." Previous… Read more
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The Personal Art

by Wayne, Philip (Selected and Edited By)

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Olmstead Books
Published
1949
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Very Good in Very Good but Torn DJ
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1st Edition
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London, United Kingdom: Longmans, Green and Co, 1949. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good but Torn DJ. Red boards with gilt lettering along the spine. FIRST EDITION. Letters date from 1653 to 1923. "The purpose of this book is to offer to the general reader something of the friendliness and wit and feeling… Read more
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The Silver Shadow and Other Day Dreams

by Boreham, Frank W. (D.D.)

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Published
1929
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Very Good in Very Good but Torn DJ
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Second Pocket Edition
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London, United Kingdom: The Epworth Press, 1929. Second Pocket Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good but Torn DJ. Blue boards with black lettering on the front board and spine. SECOND POCKET EDITION. Blue top edges and there is light foxing throughout. DJ has four tears to one half inch. 272 pages.
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Robert Louis Stevenson Essays and Reviews

by Stephen, Leslie

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Published
1906
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Good
Edition
Manhattan Edition
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New York: Charles C. Bigelow, 1906. Manhattan Edition. Hardcover. Good. Bacon, John. 8vo, Red boards, black writing. Gilt top edge. Boards edgeworn. Fold on front freepage. Volume Ix. 477 pages.
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Essays By Modern Writers

by Jepson, R.W. (Edited by)

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Published
1938
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Good
Edition
3rd Edition
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London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1938. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Good. 12mo, Green boards with gilt letters. There is an a one eighth inch tear at the top of the spine. Previous owner's signature and likeness on the front free page. There is foxing throughout. 212 pages.
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English Critical Essays Nineteeneth Century

by Jones, Edmund D. (Edited by)

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Published
1935
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Very Good
Edition
10th Edition
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London: Oxford University Press, 1935. 10th Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good. 16mo, Blue embossed leatherette boards with gilt letters. 610 pages plus 16 pages of index.
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Select Essays of Addison

by Thurber, Samuel (editor)

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Published
1892
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York, NY: Allyn and Bacon, 1892. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo, Blue boards with gilt letters and graphics. Academy Classics. Previous owner's name in pencil on front free page. 320 pages plus 6 pages listing the Academy Classic collection.
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Selections from Dr. Johnson's 'Rambler'

by White, W. Hale

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
1st Thus
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London: University of Oxford, 1907. 1st Thus. Hardcover. Very Good Plus. 12mo, Green boards, gilt letters and graphics. Previous owner's name in pencil on front endpaper. Pages 31 + 136 + 4.
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The Essays of Elia

by Lamb, Charles (with Introduction and Notes By Ainger, Alfred)

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Published
1900
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Very Good
Edition
Not Stated
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New York, NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1900. Not Stated. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo, Mauve boards with gilt letters and graphics. Marbled page edges. There is light foxing throughout. There is a stain on the front endpapers. 519 pages.
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