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(ACORN, Milton). Gudgeon, Chris.
Out of This World : The Natural History of Milton Acorn.
Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, (1996). First edition.
Octavo, pp. 239; illustrated. With numerous page references to Gwendolyn MacEwen, The Bohemian Embassy, George Bowering, Louis Dudek, Irving Layton, Al Purdy, Joe Rosenblatt, Tish, and the literary scenes of Charlottetown, Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. With some interesting references to Margaret Atwood, Earle Birney. bill bissett, Blew Ointment, Leonard Cohen, Allen Ginsberg, Grossman's Tavern, McGill University and the McGill Movement, Charles Olson, and numerous others. Fine in dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 12775                         Order / Enquire



ADDERSON, Caroline.
Bad Imaginings
(Erin): The Porcupines Quill, (1993). First edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. 155. Inscribed by Adderson in the year of publication. Light wear to covers, else very good.
$16.50                          Book Number: 13256                         Order / Enquire



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



ALEXIS, Andre.
Despair and Other Stories of Ottawa.
(Toronto): M(cClelland) & S(tewart, 1998). New edition.
Review copy, with the publisher's rubber-stamp on half-title and press release laid in. Fine.
$16.50                          Book Number: 6577                         Order / Enquire



ALEXIS, Andre.
Despair and Other Stories of Ottawa.
Toronto: Coach House Press, (1994). First edition.
Card covers with french flaps. Signed by Alexis and dated 1998. The author's first book. Fine.
$30.00                          Book Number: 8145                         Order / Enquire



ALLEN, Grant.
The Cruise of the Albatross or When was Wednesday the Tenth? A Story of the South Pacific.
Boston: Lothrop, (1898). First American edition published under this title [previously: Wednesday the Tenth].
Octavo, green cloth stamped in black, pp. 121. illustrated by Bridgman. Name/place on slightly browned endpapers, else a fine bright copy. Watters p. 234
$110.00                          Book Number: 129                         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



ANDERSON-DARGATZ, Gail.
The Cure for Death by Lightning.
[Toronto]: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, [1996]. First Canadian edition.
23.5 cm x 16 cm, blue boards, pp. 294. Near fine in dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 12287                         Order / Enquire



ANDERSON-DARGATZ, Gail.
A Rhinestone Button.
[Toronto]: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, [2002]. First edition.
21.6 cm x 15 cm, white boards, pp. 319, [1]. Signed by Anderson-Dargatz. Tiny bump at one corner tip, else fine.
$20.35                          Book Number: 13071                         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



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