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AFRICVILLE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY STAFF (Editors).
The Spirit of Africville.
Halifax: A Maritext Book/Formac Publishing Company Limited, 1992. First edition, paper issue.
Oblong quarto, card covers, xviii, [15]- 124; illustrated. Errata slip tipped in. Wonderful pictorial history of this neighbourhooh which for more than 150 years was home to a community of black Nova Scotia families. Regrettably this district was "acquired" by the government in the 1960s and was demolished. A near fine copy.
$27.50                          Book Number: 13347                         Order / Enquire



ALEXIS, Andre.
Childhood. A Novel.
(Toronto): M(cClelland) & S(tewart, 1998). First edition.
Signed by the author. Author lives in Canada and was born in Trinidad. Childhood was the winner of the Chapters/Books in Canada First Novel Award as well as the Trillium Award. No Canadian hardcover edition, this is a softcover original. Now into later printings. Wraps, with french flaps. Fine.
$22.00                          Book Number: 3744                         Order / Enquire



ALEXIS, Andre.
Childhood.
(Toronto): M(cClelland) & S(tewart, 1998). Uncorrected galley proofs of the first edition.
Half title states "In House Reading Copy Only - Corrections to Copy to Come" Quarto, cerlox binding, 268pp. This copy was signed by Alexis at the Eden Mills Festival in the year of publication. The author noted at that time that he himself did not own a copy of this early format. The author lives in Canada and was born in Trinidad. Childhood was the winner of the Chapters/Books in Canada First Novel Award as well as the Trillium Award. Wrappers, fine.
$60.00                          Book Number: 5731                         Order / Enquire



ALEXIS, Andre.
Childhood. A Novel.
New York: Henry Holt, (1998). Advance reading copy of the first American edition.
Signed by Alexis. The author lives in Canada and was born in Trinidad. Childhood was the winner of the Chapters/Books in Canada First Novel Award as well as the Trillium Award. Pictorial wrappers, fine.
$22.00                          Book Number: 6534                         Order / Enquire



ALEXIS, Andre.
Childhood. A Novel.
New York: Henry Holt, (1998). Advance reading copy of the first American edition.
Signed by Alexis. The author lives in Canada and was born in Trinidad. Childhood was the winner of the Chapters/Books in Canada First Novel Award as well as the Trillium Award. Pictorial wrappers, bumped with a 1 cm split at base of spine, else very good.
$16.50                          Book Number: 6535                         Order / Enquire



ALLEN, Lillian.
Rhythm an' Hardtimes.
Toronto: Domestic Bliss, (1982). First edition.
21.2 cm x 13.9 cm, stapled card covers, 16pp. Rear cover shows picture of Allen performing and gives her address, not found on later printings. Allen's first dub poetry collection. Allen was born in Jamaica, but has lived in Toronto for many years. Light spatter to upper front cover, 1" tear to front gutter, else a very good copy.
$19.25                          Book Number: 7056                         Order / Enquire



ALLEN, Lillian.
Rhythm an' Hardtimes.
Toronto: Domestic Bliss, (N.d). Reprint.
21.6 cm x 14 cm, stapled red card covers printed in black, pp. 16. Rear cover with advertisemnt for two other publications, which were published in 1983. Allen's first dub poetry collection. Allen was born in Jamaica, but has lived in Toronto for many years. A fine copy.
$16.50                          Book Number: 11930                         Order / Enquire



ANDRE, F. B.
The Man Who Beat the Man (Nunatak Fiction Ser.)
(Edmonton): NeWest Press, (200). First edition. mited
Trade paperback format, pp. 189, [1], [2] publisher's ads. Trinidad born author who immigrated to Canada in 1971. This is his first novel. Cover with praise from Rachel Wyatt and Bill Gaston. Faint scratches to front cover, else very good.
$16.50                          Book Number: 12825                         Order / Enquire



BISSOONDATH, Neil.
Digging Up the Mountains.
Toronto: Macmillan, (1985). First edition.
Octavo, brown boards, pp. 247. The author's first book. Bissoondath was born in Trinidad in 1955; he emigrated to Toronto in 1973. Previous owner's name on endpaper, faint spatter to top edge, else very good in a lightly edge-worn dust jacket.
$22.00                          Book Number: 14                         Order / Enquire



BISSOONDATH, Neil.
The Innocence of Age.
(Toronto): Knopf Canada, (1992). First Canadian edition.
Octavo, tan boards backed in black cloth, pp. 308. Briefly inscribed by Bissoondath. Fine in dust jacket.
$22.00                          Book Number: 13424                         Order / Enquire



BRAND, Dionne.
San Soucci and other stories.
Stratford, Ont: Williams-Wallace, 1988. First edition.
The author was born in the Caribbean, and lives in Toronto. Glossy wraps, remainder mark to top page edge, edges of covers are very slightly worn, else a near fine copy.
$16.50                          Book Number: 7545                         Order / Enquire



BRAND, Dionne.
A Map to the Door of No Return.
(N.p).: Doubleday Canada, Fall 2001. Typescript manuscript, not copy edited.
Quarto, blue card covers in a cerlox binding, pp. vi, 234, text printed on rectos only. An early pre-publication state of the book, likely produced in very small quantities. Some light creasing and soiling to the covers, else very good.
$100.00                          Book Number: 10343                         Order / Enquire



BRAND, Dionne.
At the Full and Change of the Moon.
(Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (1999). First edition.
Signed by Brand. The author was born in the Caribbean, and lives in Toronto. She has won the Governor General's Award for poetry. Fine in dust jacket.
$22.00                          Book Number: 10596                         Order / Enquire



BRAND, Dionne.
In Another Place, Not Here.
(Toronto): Afred A. Knopf, (1996). First edition.
Octavo., blue boards, pp. 247. Signed by Brand. A New York Times Editor's Choice and a New York Times Notable Book for 1998. Fine in dust jacket.
$22.00                          Book Number: 9577                         Order / Enquire



BRAND, Dionne.
At the Full and Change of the Moon.
New York: Grove Press, (1999). "Uncorrected Proof" of the first American edition.
Glossy pictorial card covers, pp. 302. Signed by Brand. The author was born in the Caribbean, and lives in Toronto. She has won the Governor General's Award for poetry. Her literary fonds are deposited at Library and Archives Canada. Fine.
$30.00                          Book Number: 12661                         Order / Enquire



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