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Sharp End: A Canadian Soldier's Story

By: Davis, James R.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 130947

ISBN: 1550545884

Condition: Fine


As-new copy, flawless in every respect. Dust jacket shows very light shelf wear only. No tears. View more info

William Blake: A New Kind of Man

By: Davis, Michæl

Price: $8.30

Publisher: Berkelely, CA, University of California Press: 1977

Seller ID: 133570

ISBN: 0520034562

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 181 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. Creased spine. View more info

Before They Left Us

By: Davis, Rosemary Ann

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Old Road Publishing: 2018

Seller ID: 144860

ISBN: 1732284504

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

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All Said and Done

By: de Beauvoir, Simone

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Andre Deutsch and Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1974

Seller ID: 143914

ISBN: 0233965262

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. A bit musty smelling. Edge wear and small tears to dust jacket. 464 pages. View more info

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

By: De Quincey, Thomas

Price: $45.75

Publisher: N Y, Heritage Press: 1950

Seller ID: 143147

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with bright green marbled paper boards, dark black cloth at spine and 1/4 boards, gilt print. Very light sunning to part of spine not covered by original cover paper, now tattered at spine. This is the only flaw, otherwise Fine, as new. Slipcase has considerable edgewear, otherwise quite clean with no tears. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book features twelve gravures, b&w, full page, by Zhenya Gay in a glowering and sometimes surreal style. Very pret... View more info

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Echoes from the Past : Triumph of a Prairie Spirit

By: deBoon, Mary Victoria Middleton

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Groundswell Publishing: 2005

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 115315

ISBN: 097386740X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 111 pages. Many b&w photos. View more info

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Diary of a Provincial Lady

By: Delafield, E.M.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1979

Seller ID: 137395

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 170 pages. Full gray cloth boards with maroon illustration. Maroon slipcover in Very Good condition. View more info

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Tightrope Walker, The

By: Demoriane, Hermine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1989

Seller ID: 141425

ISBN: 0436126826

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Front endpaper has been torn out. 160 pages. 7 1/2"w x 9 3/4"h. "In this strange and wonderful book Hermine Demoriane recreates those years [1970's], recording her growing prowess as a funambulist and her struggle to find balance in her personal life. From early appearances at small local events, to her performance with the Grand Magic Circus in Paris and in Derek Jarman's film Jubilee, her career on the wire straddled several 'alternative' cultures in the 1970's." Many illustrations. View more info

Little Me: The Intimate Memoirs of that Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television

By: Dennis, Patrick; Belle Poitrine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, E.P. Dutton: 1961

Seller ID: 146775

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slightly worn edges. Full red cloth boards. Pictorial endpapers. 272 pages. "The parody "confessional" self-indulgent autobiography of "Belle Poitrine" (French for "Pretty Bosom"). It was written by Patrick Dennis, who had achieved a great success with Auntie Mame. A bestseller when introduced in book form, the work was also later staged on Broadway as a musical." [Wikipedia] View more info

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A Little Original Sin

By: Dillon, Millicent

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1982

Seller ID: 146537

ISBN: 0030620279

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Creases on spine. 464 pages. View more info

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Pniniad: Vladimir Nabokov and Marc Szeftel (McLellan Endowed Series)

By: Diment, Galya

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134724

ISBN: 0295976349

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 202 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

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Wilhelm Liebknecht and the Founding of the German Social Democratic Party

By: Dominick, Raymond H.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., Univ of North Carolina Pr: 1982

Seller ID: 124052

ISBN: 0807815101

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 551 pages. View more info

Serbian Poetry and Milutin Bojic (Eastern European Monographs : No. 4)

By: Dordevic, Mihailo

Price: $41.97

Publisher: U.S.A., Columbia Univ Pr: 1977

Seller ID: 138677

ISBN: 0914710273

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Bright orange cloth covers in excellent condition with sharp corners, and little to no wear. All text in English. Biography of Milutin Bojic and the context of Serbian poetry at the beginning of the 20th century. 114 pages. Bibliography, glossary. View more info

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Story of Alice, the: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland

By: Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belknap Press: 2015

Seller ID: 146073

ISBN: 0674967798

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is new also. View more info

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Electric Tibet: The Chronicles and Sociology of the San Francisco Rock Musicians

By: Doukas, James N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: North Hollywood, CA, Dominion Publishing Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146645

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 192 pages. View more info

Faint Heart Never Kissed a Pig

By: Drysdale, Ann

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 132584

ISBN: 0710009720

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 170 pages. Edge wear and small tears on dust jacket. View more info

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Neverland: J. M. Barrie, The Du Mauriers, and the Dark Side of Peter Pan

By: Dudgeon, Piers

Price: $15.95

Publisher: N Y., Pegasus: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116843

ISBN: 1605980633

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 333 pages. View more info

Simone Weil

By: Dunaway, John M.

Price: $53.95

Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan, U.S.A., Twayne Publishers: 1984

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 120180

ISBN: 0805765700

Condition: Very Good


Former library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 139 pages, nice green cloth covers. View more info

1121 Union : One Family's Story of Early Seattle's First Hill

By: Edward B. Dunn

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Seattle, E.B. Dunn Historic Garden Trust: 2004

Seller ID: 138875

ISBN: 0975409603

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 190 pages. Map endpapers; black and white photos. View more info

1121 Union : One Family's Story of Early Seattle's First Hill

By: Edward B. Dunn

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Seattle, E.B. Dunn Historic Garden Trust: 2004

Seller ID: 145312

ISBN: 0975409603

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 190 pages. Map endpapers; black and white photos. View more info